Bangor, Maine Job Growth
There were 63,700 jobs in Bangor, Maine in July 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 64,882 employed persons for the month. Bangor added 2,100 jobs in July 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,811 (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 August 2019 at 69,300. Since then 5,600 jobs have been lost in Bangor according to the employer survey. From a trough of 60,000 in April 2020, Bangor has gained 3,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 70,315 for Bangor in March 2020. 5,433 jobs have been lost in Bangor since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 60,879, Bangor has added 4,003 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Bangor, Maine Employment History