Department of Numbers

Indiana Job Growth

There were 3,129,600 jobs in Indiana in March 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,217,832 employed persons for the month. Indiana added 4,600 jobs in March 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 9,590 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Indiana job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey March 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 3,129,600 +4,600 +27,500
CPS 3,217,832 +9,590 +18,823

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 in March 2018 for Indiana is at a new high of 3,129,600.

CPS employment in Indiana for March 2018 is at a new high of 3,217,832.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2018

Indiana Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2018 3,129,600 4,600 3,217,832 9,590
February 2018 3,125,000 6,000 3,208,242 4,501
January 2018 3,119,000 4,100 3,203,741 -3,046
December 2017 3,114,900 3,600 3,206,787 -309
November 2017 3,111,300 -2,700 3,207,096 -698
October 2017 3,114,000 4,400 3,207,794 -319
September 2017 3,109,600 300 3,208,113 397
August 2017 3,109,300 4,300 3,207,716 476
July 2017 3,105,000 -4,700 3,207,240 1,199
June 2017 3,109,700 9,500 3,206,041 1,571
May 2017 3,100,200 4,300 3,204,470 2,269
April 2017 3,095,900 -6,200 3,202,201 3,192