Pueblo, Colorado Job Growth
There were 62,100 jobs in Pueblo, Colorado in March 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 71,802 employed persons for the month. Pueblo lost 100 jobs in March 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 9 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Pueblo 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.
Pueblo, Colorado Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Pueblo 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 Pueblo, Colorado
CES employment for Pueblo peaked in January 2017 at 62,900. Since then 800 jobs have been lost in Pueblo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 61,800 in November 2017, Pueblo has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 71,834 for Pueblo in December 2017. 32 jobs have been lost in Pueblo since then according to the household survey. From a January 2018 low of 71,593, Pueblo has added 209 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Pueblo, Colorado Employment History