Mankato-North Mankato, Minnesota Job Growth
There were 58,400 jobs in Mankato, Minnesota in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 60,566 employed persons for the month. Mankato lost 100 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 450 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Mankato 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.
Mankato, Minnesota Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Mankato 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 Mankato, Minnesota
CES employment for Mankato peaked in October 2017 at 58,700. Since then 300 jobs have been lost in Mankato according to the employer survey. From a trough of 58,200 in December 2017, Mankato has gained 200 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in February 2018 for Mankato is at a new high of 60,566.
Employment: CES, CPS
Mankato, Minnesota Employment History