Lewiston, Idaho Job Growth
There were 26,500 jobs in Lewiston, Idaho in November 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 28,126 employed persons for the month. Lewiston lost 200 jobs in November 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 879 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lewiston 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.
Lewiston, Idaho Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lewiston 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 Lewiston, Idaho
CES employment for Lewiston peaked in June 2017 at 29,100. Since then 2,600 jobs have been lost in Lewiston according to the employer survey. From a trough of 24,400 in April 2020, Lewiston has gained 2,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 30,926 for Lewiston in February 2020. 2,800 jobs have been lost in Lewiston since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 26,251, Lewiston has added 1,875 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lewiston, Idaho Employment History