Department of Numbers

Boise City, Idaho Job Growth

There were 340,900 jobs in Boise City, Idaho in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 359,740 employed persons for the month. Boise City added 3,500 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 3,863 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Boise City job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 340,900 +3,500 +14,000
CPS 359,740 +3,863 +14,768

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Boise City, Idaho Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Boise City 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 Boise City, Idaho

CES employment for Boise City in February 2019 is at a new high of 340,900.

CPS employment in February 2019 for Boise City is at a new high of 359,740.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

Boise City, Idaho Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 340,900 3,500 359,740 3,863
January 2019 337,400 1,300 355,877 4,737
December 2018 336,100 1,300 351,140 1,635
November 2018 334,800 400 349,505 1,572
October 2018 334,400 -700 347,933 -549
September 2018 335,100 1,100 348,482 992
August 2018 334,000 1,000 347,490 243
July 2018 333,000 1,200 347,247 676
June 2018 331,800 1,800 346,571 1,284
May 2018 330,000 900 345,287 326
April 2018 329,100 1,300 344,961 -198
March 2018 327,800 900 345,159 187