Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, Indiana Job Growth
There were 1,087,200 jobs in Indianapolis, Indiana in December 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 1,033,665 employed persons for the month. Indianapolis added 1,600 jobs in December 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 1,788 (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 in December 2018 is at a new high of 1,087,200.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 1,037,175 for Indianapolis in July 2018. 3,510 jobs have been lost in Indianapolis since then according to the household survey. From a November 2018 low of 1,031,877, Indianapolis has added 1,788 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Indianapolis, Indiana Employment History