Provo-Orem, Utah Job Growth
There were 262,300 jobs in Provo, Utah in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 295,474 employed persons for the month. Provo added 600 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 760 (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 in October 2018 is at a new high of 262,300.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 298,329 for Provo in April 2018. 2,855 jobs have been lost in Provo since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Provo, Utah Employment History