Dover, Delaware Job Growth
There were 70,300 jobs in Dover, Delaware in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 76,502 employed persons for the month. Dover added 200 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 418 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Dover 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.
Dover, Delaware Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Dover 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 Dover, Delaware
CES employment for Dover in February 2019 is at a new high of 70,300.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 77,007 for Dover in July 2018. 505 jobs have been lost in Dover since then according to the household survey. From a January 2019 low of 76,084, Dover has added 418 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Dover, Delaware Employment History