Delaware Job Growth
There were 463,700 jobs in Delaware in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 472,983 employed persons for the month. Delaware lost 900 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 67 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Delaware job growth compared to other states.
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Delaware Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Delaware 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 in Delaware
CES employment peaked in February 2019 for Delaware at 465,800. Since then 2,100 jobs have been lost in Delaware according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in Delaware reached a maximum of 473,050 in June 2019. 67 jobs have been lost in Delaware since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Delaware Employment History