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Terre Haute, Indiana Job Growth

There were 63,500 jobs in Terre Haute, Indiana in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 67,628 employed persons for the month. Terre Haute lost 100 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 364 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Terre Haute job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 63,500 -100 +400
CPS 67,628 -364 +2,292

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 12,700 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 4,900 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 77,884 for Terre Haute in April 2000. 10,256 jobs have been lost in Terre Haute since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 58,867, Terre Haute has added 8,761 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Terre Haute, Indiana Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 63,500 -100 67,628 -364
June 2021 63,600 1,000 67,992 1,175
May 2021 62,600 -100 66,817 -380
April 2021 62,700 -400 67,197 -418
March 2021 63,100 0 67,615 -321
February 2021 63,100 -400 67,936 -89
January 2021 63,500 0 68,025 237
December 2020 63,500 -300 67,788 258
November 2020 63,800 100 67,530 369
October 2020 63,700 0 67,161 468
September 2020 63,700 200 66,693 598
August 2020 63,500 400 66,095 759