Department of Numbers

Santa Rosa, California Job Growth

There were 207,600 jobs in Santa Rosa, California in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 255,531 employed persons for the month. Santa Rosa lost 1,100 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 2,019 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Santa Rosa job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 207,600 -1,100 -400
CPS 255,531 -2,019 -2,086

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Santa Rosa, California Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Santa Rosa as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.

CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month

Total Employment for Santa Rosa, California

CES employment for Santa Rosa peaked in August 2018 at 209,900. Since then 2,300 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 261,863 for Santa Rosa in December 2018. 6,332 jobs have been lost in Santa Rosa since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Santa Rosa, California Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 207,600 -1,100 255,531 -2,019
January 2019 208,700 -500 257,550 -4,313
December 2018 209,200 600 261,863 596
November 2018 208,600 -700 261,267 538
October 2018 209,300 -500 260,729 293
September 2018 209,800 -100 260,436 2,337
August 2018 209,900 1,000 258,099 625
July 2018 208,900 -200 257,474 2,307
June 2018 209,100 700 255,167 -29
May 2018 208,400 600 255,196 93
April 2018 207,800 -300 255,103 -2,456
March 2018 208,100 100 257,559 -58