Hawaii Job Growth
There were 664,700 jobs in Hawaii in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 670,375 employed persons for the month. Hawaii added 300 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 1,409 (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 August 2018 for Hawaii at 667,100. Since then 2,400 jobs have been lost in Hawaii according to the employer survey. From a trough of 664,400 in September 2018, Hawaii has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Hawaii reached a maximum of 673,369 in July 2018. 2,994 jobs have been lost in Hawaii since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Hawaii Employment History