Department of Numbers

St. George, Utah Job Growth

There were 70,800 jobs in St George, Utah in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 73,585 employed persons for the month. St George added 500 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,186 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare St George job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 70,800 +500 +3,800
CPS 73,585 +1,186 +3,158

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

St George, Utah Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for St George 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 St George, Utah

CES employment for St George in February 2019 is at a new high of 70,800.

CPS employment in February 2019 for St George is at a new high of 73,585.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2019

St George, Utah Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2019 70,800 500 73,585 1,186
January 2019 70,300 600 72,399 1,335
December 2018 69,700 200 71,064 -28
November 2018 69,500 200 71,092 231
October 2018 69,300 100 70,861 175
September 2018 69,200 200 70,686 69
August 2018 69,000 800 70,617 -279
July 2018 68,200 700 70,896 -93
June 2018 67,500 -400 70,989 -244
May 2018 67,900 100 71,233 288
April 2018 67,800 600 70,945 94
March 2018 67,200 200 70,851 424