South Dakota Job Growth
There were 440,000 jobs in South Dakota in November 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 443,683 employed persons for the month. South Dakota added 700 jobs in November 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 337 (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 November 2016 for South Dakota is at a new high of 440,000.
CPS employment in South Dakota reached a maximum of 444,297 in July 2016. 614 jobs have been lost in South Dakota since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
South Dakota Employment History