Department of Numbers

Boise City, Idaho Job Growth

There were 324,700 jobs in Boise City, Idaho in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 345,473 employed persons for the month. Boise City added 1,000 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,379 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Boise City job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 324,700 +1,000 +13,600
CPS 345,473 +1,379 +14,626

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 2018 is at a new high of 324,700.

CPS employment in February 2018 for Boise City is at a new high of 345,473.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Boise City, Idaho Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 324,700 1,000 345,473 1,379
January 2018 323,700 2,400 344,094 2,263
December 2017 321,300 100 341,831 2,059
November 2017 321,200 700 339,772 3,883
October 2017 320,500 1,300 335,889 546
September 2017 319,200 1,000 335,343 928
August 2017 318,200 1,200 334,415 2,249
July 2017 317,000 -200 332,166 514
June 2017 317,200 2,700 331,652 932
May 2017 314,500 300 330,720 355
April 2017 314,200 1,200 330,365 795
March 2017 313,000 1,900 329,570 -1,277