Pueblo, Colorado Job Growth
There were 62,500 jobs in Pueblo, Colorado in December 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 72,082 employed persons for the month. Pueblo lost 200 jobs in December 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 91 (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 June 2018 at 63,200. Since then 700 jobs have been lost in Pueblo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 62,500 in October 2018, Pueblo has gained 0 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 72,592 for Pueblo in June 2018. 510 jobs have been lost in Pueblo since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 71,801, Pueblo has added 281 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Pueblo, Colorado Employment History