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Danville, Illinois Job Growth

There were 26,200 jobs in Danville, Illinois in September 2022 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 29,960 employed persons for the month. Danville lost 200 jobs in September 2022 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 31 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Danville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 26,200 -200 +600
CPS 29,960 +31 +300

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Danville, Illinois Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Danville 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 Danville, Illinois

CES employment for Danville peaked in April 2000 at 34,000. Since then 7,800 jobs have been lost in Danville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 24,400 in April 2020, Danville has gained 1,800 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 37,142 for Danville in April 2000. 7,182 jobs have been lost in Danville since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 25,736, Danville has added 4,224 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through September 2022

Danville, Illinois Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
September 2022 26,200 -200 29,960 31
August 2022 26,400 200 29,929 101
July 2022 26,200 200 29,828 161
June 2022 26,000 0 29,667 -31
May 2022 26,000 100 29,698 -112
April 2022 25,900 100 29,810 -92
March 2022 25,800 -100 29,902 49
February 2022 25,900 100 29,853 68
January 2022 25,800 -200 29,785 80
December 2021 26,000 200 29,705 1
November 2021 25,800 200 29,704 11
October 2021 25,600 0 29,693 33