South Dakota Job Growth
There were 438,000 jobs in South Dakota in March 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 443,938 employed persons for the month. South Dakota added 1,200 jobs in March 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 679 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is South Dakota job growth compared to other states.
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South Dakota Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for South Dakota 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 in South Dakota
CES employment in March 2017 for South Dakota is at a new high of 438,000.
CPS employment in South Dakota for March 2017 is at a new high of 443,938.
Employment: CES, CPS
South Dakota Employment History