New Haven, Connecticut Job Growth
There were 248,600 jobs in New Haven, Connecticut in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 284,151 employed persons for the month. New Haven lost 41,400 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 37,045 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare New Haven 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.
New Haven, Connecticut Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for New Haven 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 New Haven, Connecticut
CES employment for New Haven peaked in February 2020 at 294,000. Since then 45,400 jobs have been lost in New Haven according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 321,196 for New Haven in March 2020. 37,045 jobs have been lost in New Haven since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
New Haven, Connecticut Employment History