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Terre Haute, Indiana Job Growth

There were 65,600 jobs in Terre Haute, Indiana in November 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 69,091 employed persons for the month. Terre Haute added 100 jobs in November 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 19 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Terre Haute job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 65,600 +100 -4,200
CPS 69,091 +19 -3,551

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 78,000. Since then 12,400 jobs have been lost in Terre Haute according to the employer survey. From a trough of 60,400 in April 2020, Terre Haute has gained 5,200 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 77,898 for Terre Haute in April 2000. 8,807 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 10,704 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2020

Terre Haute, Indiana Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2020 65,600 100 69,091 19
October 2020 65,500 -100 69,072 161
September 2020 65,600 -700 68,911 153
August 2020 66,300 400 68,758 1,589
July 2020 65,900 400 67,169 168
June 2020 65,500 3,300 67,001 2,002
May 2020 62,200 1,800 64,999 6,612
April 2020 60,400 -9,200 58,387 -11,738
March 2020 69,600 -300 70,125 -2,714
February 2020 69,900 100 72,839 156
January 2020 69,800 100 72,683 53
December 2019 69,700 -100 72,630 -12