Fort Wayne, Indiana Job Growth
There were 225,800 jobs in Fort Wayne, Indiana in October 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 213,246 employed persons for the month. Fort Wayne lost 3,500 jobs in October 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 142 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Fort Wayne 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.
Fort Wayne, Indiana Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Fort Wayne 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 Fort Wayne, Indiana
CES employment for Fort Wayne peaked in July 2019 at 229,300. Since then 3,500 jobs have been lost in Fort Wayne according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 213,341 for Fort Wayne in April 2019. 95 jobs have been lost in Fort Wayne since then according to the household survey. From a July 2019 low of 212,730, Fort Wayne has added 516 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Fort Wayne, Indiana Employment History