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Boise City, Idaho Job Growth

There were 342,400 jobs in Boise City, Idaho in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 358,809 employed persons for the month. Boise City added 1,000 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,124 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Boise City job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 342,400 +1,000 +13,300
CPS 358,809 +1,124 +9,321

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 April 2019 is at a new high of 342,400.

CPS employment in April 2019 for Boise City is at a new high of 358,809.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2019

Boise City, Idaho Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2019 342,400 1,000 358,809 1,124
March 2019 341,400 800 357,685 788
February 2019 340,600 3,200 356,897 937
January 2019 337,400 1,300 355,960 502
December 2018 336,100 1,300 355,458 -127
November 2018 334,800 400 355,585 -82
October 2018 334,400 -700 355,667 397
September 2018 335,100 1,100 355,270 733
August 2018 334,000 1,000 354,537 1,031
July 2018 333,000 1,200 353,506 1,282
June 2018 331,800 1,800 352,224 1,331
May 2018 330,000 900 350,893 1,405