Fort Wayne, Indiana Job Growth
There were 221,500 jobs in Fort Wayne, Indiana in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 202,336 employed persons for the month. Fort Wayne added 300 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,308 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fort Wayne 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.
Fort Wayne, Indiana Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fort Wayne 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 Fort Wayne, Indiana
CES employment for Fort Wayne peaked in July 2017 at 223,800. Since then 2,300 jobs have been lost in Fort Wayne according to the employer survey. From a trough of 221,200 in October 2017, Fort Wayne has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 208,143 for Fort Wayne in July 2017. 5,807 jobs have been lost in Fort Wayne since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fort Wayne, Indiana Employment History