Elkhart-Goshen, Indiana Job Growth
There were 145,300 jobs in Elkhart, Indiana in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 115,331 employed persons for the month. Elkhart added 100 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 487 (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 October 2018 is at a new high of 145,300.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 115,456 for Elkhart in July 2018. 125 jobs have been lost in Elkhart since then according to the household survey. From a September 2018 low of 114,844, Elkhart has added 487 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Elkhart, Indiana Employment History