Provo-Orem, Utah Job Growth
There were 255,200 jobs in Provo, Utah in May 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 298,573 employed persons for the month. Provo lost 1,100 jobs in May 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 244 (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 April 2018 at 256,300. Since then 1,100 jobs have been lost in Provo according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in May 2018 for Provo is at a new high of 298,573.
Employment: CES, CPS
Provo, Utah Employment History