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Elkhart-Goshen, Indiana Job Growth

There were 144,100 jobs in Elkhart, Indiana in November 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 113,983 employed persons for the month. Elkhart added 700 jobs in November 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 905 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Elkhart job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 144,100 +700 +9,100
CPS 113,983 +905 +5,582

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 November 2021 is at a new high of 144,100.

CPS employment in November 2021 for Elkhart is at a new high of 113,983.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2021

Elkhart, Indiana Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2021 144,100 700 113,983 905
October 2021 143,400 1,000 113,078 832
September 2021 142,400 1,100 112,246 693
August 2021 141,300 -800 111,553 366
July 2021 142,100 3,400 111,187 377
June 2021 138,700 1,300 110,810 222
May 2021 137,400 400 110,588 -92
April 2021 137,000 200 110,680 -1
March 2021 136,800 700 110,681 226
February 2021 136,100 200 110,455 523
January 2021 135,900 200 109,932 1,233
December 2020 135,700 700 108,699 298