12/04/2022

Reports

Trade Reports
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Energy Reports
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Unemployment Index Reports
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Job Reports
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Anti-Housing CEQA Lawsuits Filed in 2020 Challenge Nearly 50% of California’s Annual Housing Production
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ZEV Reports
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CaliFormers: Shaping California’s Post-COVID Economic Recovery
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California Workers: Modernized Telecommuting Policies to Build Equity and Reduce Costs October 2020
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Economic Impacts of the Proposed City of Los Angeles Transfer Tax
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October 2022 Jobs Report

Highlights for policy makers:

COVID-19 and the State Economy
CaliFormer Businesses: Update
Nonfarm Jobs: 30,800 Below Pre-Covid Peak
Job Change by Industry
Employment 230,900 Below Pre-Covid Level
Labor Force Participation Rate
Unemployment Rates by Legislative Districts
Unemployment Rates by Region
Employment Recovery by Region
MSAs with the Worst Unemployment Rates

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October 2022 Initial Analysis

Download Report The Center for Jobs and the Economy has released our initial analysis of the September Employment Report from the California Employment Development Department.

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California Energy Price Data for October 2022

Below are the monthly updates from the most current October 2022 fuel price data (GasBuddy.com) and August 2022 electricity and natural gas price data (US Energy Information Administration).

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California Trade Report for September 2022

Below are highlights from the recently released trade data from the US Census Bureau and US Bureau of Economic Analysis. The September data saw an expansion in exports in both nominal and real terms, while imports slowed as companies sought to correct prior overstocking of inventories and as consumer spending shifted to services rather than […]

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September 2022 Jobs Report

Highlights for policy makers:

COVID-19 and the State Economy
CaliFormer Businesses: Update
Nonfarm Jobs: 24,700 Below Pre-Covid Peak
Job Change by Industry
Employment 189,700 Below Pre-Covid Level
Labor Force Participation Rate
Unemployment Rates by Legislative Districts
Unemployment Rates by Region
Employment Recovery by Region
MSAs with the Worst Unemployment Rates

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California Employment Report for September 2022

The Center for Jobs and the Economy has released our initial analysis of the September Employment Report from the California Employment Development Department. For additional information and data about the California economy visit www.centerforjobs.org/ca.

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California Energy Price Data for September 2022

Download Report Below are the monthly updates from the most current September 2022 fuel price data (GasBuddy.com) and July 2022 electricity and natural gas price data (US Energy Information Administration). The September results show rising fuel prices in California and a few other states similarly experiencing refinery and supply problems, while dropping in the rest […]

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California Trade Report for August 2022

Download Report Below are highlights from the recently released trade data from the US Census Bureau and US Bureau of Economic Analysis. To view additional data and analysis related to the California economy visit our website at www.centerforjobs.org/ca. The August data, especially when viewed in real terms, saw continued erosion in the state’s trade posture. […]

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August 2022 Jobs Report

Highlights for policy makers:

COVID-19 and the State Economy
CaliFormer Businesses: Update
CaliFormers: Vehicle Registration Data
CaliFormers & Tax Revenues
California Poverty Rate Highest Among the States Again
Nonfarm Jobs: 47,300 Below Pre-Covid Peak
Job Change by Industry
Employment 169,300 Below Pre-Covid Level
Labor Force Participation Rate
Unemployment Rates by Legislative Districts
Unemployment Rates by Region
Employment Recovery by Region
MSAs with the Worst Unemployment Rates

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August 2022 Initial Analysis

The Center for Jobs and the Economy has released our initial analysis of the July Employment Report from the California Employment Development Department. Download Full Report Recovery Progress The August numbers saw a substantial weakening in the state’s recovery progress. While the US as a whole continued to post job numbers above the pre-pandemic high, […]

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California Trade Report for July 2022

Download Report Below are highlights from the recently released trade data from the US Census Bureau and the US Bureau of Economic Analysis. To view additional data and analysis related to the California economy visit our website at www.centerforjobs.org/ca. The July data especially when viewed in real terms saw continued erosion in the state’s trade […]

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California Energy Price Data for August 2022

Download Report Below are the monthly updates from the most current August 2022 fuel price data (GasBuddy.com) and June 2022 electricity and natural gas price data (US Energy Information Administration). To view additional data and analysis related to the California economy, visit our website at www.centerforjobs.org/ca. Fuel prices continued dropping in August from their previous […]

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July 2022 Jobs Report

Highlights for policy makers:

COVID-19 and the State Economy
CaliFormer Businesses: Update
CaliFormers: Job Flows to Other States
Nonfarm Jobs: 176k Below Pre-Covid Peak
Job Change by Industry
Job Openings Rise to 1.283 Million
Employment 189k Below Pre-Covid Level
Labor Force Participation Rate
Unemployment Rates by Legislative Districts
Unemployment Rates by Region
Employment Recovery by Region
MSAs with the Worst Unemployment Rates

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July 2022 Initial Analysis

The Center for Jobs and the Economy has released our initial analysis of the July Employment Report from the California Employment Development Department. Download Full Report Recovery Progress The July numbers saw an improvement in nonfarm jobs but a weakening in the employment trend. While the US fully regained jobs lost during the pandemic period, […]

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State’s Progress on Zero-Emission Vehicles (ZEV) Goals: Q2 2022 Results

The latest new vehicle data from California New Car Dealers Association shows total new light vehicle registrations in the third quarter were down 19.6% from the same period in the prior year, an improvement over the 48.9% drop in the second quarter but still lagging well behind the overall national decline of 8.4%. In addition to the associated jobs impacts, new vehicle sales are also a critical component of state and local revenues, with Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers (NAICS 441) producing 12% of total taxable sales in 2019.

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