Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana Job Growth
There were 107,700 jobs in Lafayette, Indiana in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 110,566 employed persons for the month. Lafayette lost 0 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 151 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Lafayette 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.
Lafayette, Indiana Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Lafayette 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 Lafayette, Indiana
CES employment for Lafayette in September 2018 is at a new high of 107,700.
CPS employment in October 2018 for Lafayette is at a new high of 110,566.
Employment: CES, CPS
Lafayette, Indiana Employment History