Columbus, Indiana Job Growth
There were 54,900 jobs in Columbus, Indiana in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 45,046 employed persons for the month. Columbus added 200 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 39 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Columbus job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Columbus, Indiana Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Columbus 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 Columbus, Indiana
CES employment for Columbus in October 2018 is at a new high of 54,900.
CPS employment in October 2018 for Columbus is at a new high of 45,046.
Employment: CES, CPS
Columbus, Indiana Employment History