Elkhart-Goshen, Indiana Job Growth
There were 143,000 jobs in Elkhart, Indiana in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 114,788 employed persons for the month. Elkhart lost 0 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 326 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Elkhart 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.
Elkhart, Indiana Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Elkhart 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 Elkhart, Indiana
CES employment for Elkhart in January 2019 is at a new high of 143,000.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 115,611 for Elkhart in December 2018. 823 jobs have been lost in Elkhart since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Elkhart, Indiana Employment History