Idaho Job Growth
There were 736,300 jobs in Idaho in June 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 841,898 employed persons for the month. Idaho added 24,800 jobs in June 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 38,885 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Idaho job growth compared to other states.
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Idaho Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Idaho 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 Idaho
CES employment peaked in February 2020 for Idaho at 771,800. Since then 35,500 jobs have been lost in Idaho according to the employer survey. From a trough of 688,700 in April 2020, Idaho has gained 47,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Idaho reached a maximum of 872,658 in March 2020. 30,760 jobs have been lost in Idaho since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 781,553, Idaho has added 60,345 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Idaho Employment History