Fort Wayne, Indiana Job Growth
There were 222,500 jobs in Fort Wayne, Indiana in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 206,728 employed persons for the month. Fort Wayne lost 400 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 1,396 (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 2016 at 223,600. Since then 1,100 jobs have been lost in Fort Wayne according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 211,230 for Fort Wayne in August 2016. 4,502 jobs have been lost in Fort Wayne since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fort Wayne, Indiana Employment History