Elkhart-Goshen, Indiana Job Growth
There were 139,500 jobs in Elkhart, Indiana in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 108,785 employed persons for the month. Elkhart added 600 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 33 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Elkhart 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.
Elkhart, Indiana Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Elkhart 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 Elkhart, Indiana
CES employment for Elkhart in November 2017 is at a new high of 139,500.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 109,259 for Elkhart in August 2017. 474 jobs have been lost in Elkhart since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Elkhart, Indiana Employment History