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Fort Wayne, Indiana Job Growth

There were 223,600 jobs in Fort Wayne, Indiana in July 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 207,961 employed persons for the month. Fort Wayne added 200 jobs in July 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 957 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fort Wayne job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 223,600 +200 +4,600
CPS 207,961 +957 +4,747

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 in July 2017 is at a new high of 223,600.

CPS employment in July 2017 for Fort Wayne is at a new high of 207,961.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2017

Fort Wayne, Indiana Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2017 223,600 200 207,961 957
June 2017 223,400 1,600 207,004 1,321
May 2017 221,800 400 205,683 0
April 2017 221,400 -900 205,683 635
March 2017 222,300 1,200 205,048 558
February 2017 221,100 -1,200 204,490 250
January 2017 222,300 1,700 204,240 857
December 2016 220,600 300 203,383 -162
November 2016 220,300 100 203,545 -77
October 2016 220,200 600 203,622 72
September 2016 219,600 400 203,550 76
August 2016 219,200 200 203,474 260