Department of Numbers

Bend-Redmond, Oregon Job Growth

There were 88,100 jobs in Bend, Oregon in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 92,950 employed persons for the month. Bend added 200 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 277 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Bend job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 88,100 +200 +2,700
CPS 92,950 +277 +1,114

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Bend, Oregon Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Bend 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 Bend, Oregon

CES employment for Bend in October 2019 is at a new high of 88,100.

CPS employment in October 2019 for Bend is at a new high of 92,950.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2019

Bend, Oregon Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2019 88,100 200 92,950 277
September 2019 87,900 900 92,673 134
August 2019 87,000 500 92,539 -5
July 2019 86,500 300 92,544 -88
June 2019 86,200 -400 92,632 -179
May 2019 86,600 -200 92,811 67
April 2019 86,800 0 92,744 44
March 2019 86,800 200 92,700 176
February 2019 86,600 100 92,524 349
January 2019 86,500 300 92,175 271
December 2018 86,200 800 91,904 -7
November 2018 85,400 0 91,911 75