Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, Indiana Job Growth
There were 1,078,900 jobs in Indianapolis, Indiana in July 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,031,731 employed persons for the month. Indianapolis lost 700 jobs in July 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 2,537 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Indianapolis 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.
Indianapolis, Indiana Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Indianapolis 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 Indianapolis, Indiana
CES employment for Indianapolis peaked in March 2019 at 1,082,100. Since then 3,200 jobs have been lost in Indianapolis according to the employer survey. From a trough of 1,077,200 in May 2019, Indianapolis has gained 1,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,038,963 for Indianapolis in April 2019. 7,232 jobs have been lost in Indianapolis since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Indianapolis, Indiana Employment History