Provo-Orem, Utah Job Growth
There were 308,100 jobs in Provo, Utah in September 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 352,689 employed persons for the month. Provo lost 1,300 jobs in September 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 804 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Provo 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.
Provo, Utah Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Provo 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 Provo, Utah
CES employment for Provo peaked in July 2023 at 310,900. Since then 2,800 jobs have been lost in Provo according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 353,493 for Provo in August 2023. 804 jobs have been lost in Provo since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Provo, Utah Employment History