Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut Job Growth
There were 581,300 jobs in Hartford, Connecticut in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 606,246 employed persons for the month. Hartford lost 800 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,091 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Hartford 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.
Hartford, Connecticut Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Hartford 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 Hartford, Connecticut
CES employment for Hartford peaked in December 2018 at 586,500. Since then 5,200 jobs have been lost in Hartford according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 607,935 for Hartford in February 2019. 1,689 jobs have been lost in Hartford since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hartford, Connecticut Employment History