Fort Collins, Colorado Job Growth
There were 168,800 jobs in Fort Collins, Colorado in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 195,886 employed persons for the month. Fort Collins added 200 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 526 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fort Collins job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Fort Collins, Colorado Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fort Collins 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 Fort Collins, Colorado
CES employment for Fort Collins in February 2018 is at a new high of 168,800.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 196,101 for Fort Collins in December 2017. 215 jobs have been lost in Fort Collins since then according to the household survey. From a January 2018 low of 195,360, Fort Collins has added 526 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fort Collins, Colorado Employment History