Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, Indiana Job Growth
There were 1,081,000 jobs in Indianapolis, Indiana in November 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,030,245 employed persons for the month. Indianapolis lost 500 jobs in November 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 717 (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 August 2019 at 1,082,600. Since then 1,600 jobs have been lost in Indianapolis according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,038,963 for Indianapolis in April 2019. 8,718 jobs have been lost in Indianapolis since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Indianapolis, Indiana Employment History