Hawaii Job Growth
There were 659,400 jobs in Hawaii in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 644,563 employed persons for the month. Hawaii added 700 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 1,977 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Hawaii job growth compared to other states.
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Hawaii Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Hawaii 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 Hawaii
CES employment peaked in April 2019 for Hawaii at 659,400. Since then 0 jobs have been lost in Hawaii according to the employer survey. From a trough of 658,300 in May 2019, Hawaii has gained 1,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Hawaii reached a maximum of 669,024 in March 2017. 24,461 jobs have been lost in Hawaii since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hawaii Employment History