Bangor, Maine Job Growth
There were 67,700 jobs in Bangor, Maine in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 68,518 employed persons for the month. Bangor lost 300 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 17 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Bangor 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.
Bangor, Maine Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Bangor 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 Bangor, Maine
CES employment for Bangor peaked in June 2019 at 68,100. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in Bangor according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 68,780 for Bangor in June 2018. 262 jobs have been lost in Bangor since then according to the household survey. From a July 2019 low of 68,372, Bangor has added 146 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Bangor, Maine Employment History