Nonfarm payroll jobs declined in August, as growth in the labor force contributed to a rise in the state's jobless rate.
Federal and state labor agencies released California's April 2017 state jobs report on May 19. Additional information on metropolitan area jobs was released by the federal government on May 31.
We examine the January 2017 California state jobs report, released by the Employment Development Department on March 3, 2017.
We recap the key data from the December 2016 California jobs report, which was released on January 20, 2017.
We recap the October 2016 state jobs data, which was released in November.
We discuss data from the September 2016 state and metro area jobs report, most of which was released during the month of October.
We discuss California's August 2016 statewide jobs data, as reported by federal and state labor agencies.
We discuss California's July 2016 statewide jobs data, as reported by federal and state labor agencies on August 19, 2016.
We discuss the report on California employment and unemployment in June 2016, which was released on July 22, and some more recent data too.
State and federal labor agencies released the May 2016 jobs reports for California on June 17, 2016.
We discuss the April 2016 monthly jobs report from the Employment Development Department and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
We discuss the March 2016 jobs report, released by the California Employment Development Department and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The Employment Development Department (EDD) has released December 2015 preliminary jobs data for California.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and California's Employment Development Department have released preliminary November 2015 jobs data for the state.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has released employment data for the nation's metropolitan regions through September 2015. Bay Area metro regions continue to be among the nation's leaders in terms of job growth.