Department of Numbers

Indiana Job Growth

There were 3,180,800 jobs in Indiana in March 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,291,068 employed persons for the month. Indiana added 7,000 jobs in March 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 4,135 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Indiana job growth compared to other states.

Employment Survey March 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 3,180,800 +7,000 +41,200
CPS 3,291,068 +4,135 +33,827

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 2019 for Indiana is at a new high of 3,180,800.

CPS employment in Indiana for March 2019 is at a new high of 3,291,068.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through March 2019

Indiana Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
March 2019 3,180,800 7,000 3,291,068 4,135
February 2019 3,173,800 1,900 3,286,933 5,861
January 2019 3,171,900 10,800 3,281,072 6,184
December 2018 3,161,100 9,400 3,274,888 -49
November 2018 3,151,700 5,600 3,274,937 476
October 2018 3,146,100 -1,000 3,274,461 2,261
September 2018 3,147,100 3,600 3,272,200 2,573
August 2018 3,143,500 -5,300 3,269,627 1,883
July 2018 3,148,800 2,300 3,267,744 1,834
June 2018 3,146,500 3,900 3,265,910 1,678
May 2018 3,142,600 8,000 3,264,232 2,618
April 2018 3,134,600 -5,000 3,261,614 4,373