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Terre Haute, Indiana Job Growth

There were 63,000 jobs in Terre Haute, Indiana in February 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 67,232 employed persons for the month. Terre Haute lost 500 jobs in February 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 6 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Terre Haute job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 63,000 -500 -4,500
CPS 67,232 +6 -5,607

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Terre Haute, Indiana Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Terre Haute 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 Terre Haute, Indiana

CES employment for Terre Haute peaked in April 2000 at 76,200. Since then 13,200 jobs have been lost in Terre Haute according to the employer survey. From a trough of 58,600 in April 2020, Terre Haute has gained 4,400 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 77,898 for Terre Haute in April 2000. 10,666 jobs have been lost in Terre Haute since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 58,387, Terre Haute has added 8,845 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2021

Terre Haute, Indiana Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2021 63,000 -500 67,232 6
January 2021 63,500 0 67,226 -3,389
December 2020 63,500 -300 70,615 2,303
November 2020 63,800 100 68,312 -760
October 2020 63,700 0 69,072 161
September 2020 63,700 200 68,911 153
August 2020 63,500 400 68,758 1,589
July 2020 63,100 400 67,169 168
June 2020 62,700 1,800 67,001 2,002
May 2020 60,900 2,300 64,999 6,612
April 2020 58,600 -8,100 58,387 -11,738
March 2020 66,700 -800 70,125 -2,714