Urban Honolulu, Hawaii Job Growth
There were 482,900 jobs in Urban Honolulu, Hawaii in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 442,912 employed persons for the month. Urban Honolulu lost 500 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 772 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Urban Honolulu 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.
Urban Honolulu, Hawaii Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Urban Honolulu 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 Urban Honolulu, Hawaii
CES employment for Urban Honolulu peaked in September 2019 at 483,400. Since then 500 jobs have been lost in Urban Honolulu according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 464,984 for Urban Honolulu in January 2017. 22,072 jobs have been lost in Urban Honolulu since then according to the household survey. From a September 2019 low of 442,140, Urban Honolulu has added 772 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Urban Honolulu, Hawaii Employment History