Indiana Job Growth
There were 3,059,800 jobs in Indiana in August 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,206,398 employed persons for the month. Indiana lost 4,400 jobs in August 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure fell by 1,686 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Indiana job growth compared to other states.
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Indiana Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Indiana 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 Indiana
CES employment peaked in December 2019 for Indiana at 3,168,300. Since then 108,500 jobs have been lost in Indiana according to the employer survey. From a trough of 2,664,500 in April 2020, Indiana has gained 395,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment in Indiana reached a maximum of 3,284,278 in November 2019. 77,880 jobs have been lost in Indiana since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 2,680,097, Indiana has added 526,301 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Indiana Employment History