Mankato-North Mankato, Minnesota Job Growth
There were 52,300 jobs in Mankato, Minnesota in April 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 57,307 employed persons for the month. Mankato lost 6,900 jobs in April 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 3,763 (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 January 2020 at 59,600. Since then 7,300 jobs have been lost in Mankato according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 61,070 for Mankato in March 2020. 3,763 jobs have been lost in Mankato since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Mankato, Minnesota Employment History