Provo-Orem, Utah Job Growth
There were 274,700 jobs in Provo, Utah in November 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 308,165 employed persons for the month. Provo added 3,000 jobs in November 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,683 (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 February 2020 at 276,600. Since then 1,900 jobs have been lost in Provo according to the employer survey. From a trough of 250,700 in April 2020, Provo has gained 24,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 311,712 for Provo in December 2019. 3,547 jobs have been lost in Provo since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 278,705, Provo has added 29,460 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Provo, Utah Employment History