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Terre Haute, Indiana Job Growth

There were 70,300 jobs in Terre Haute, Indiana in February 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 73,123 employed persons for the month. Terre Haute lost 200 jobs in February 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 367 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Terre Haute job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey February 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 70,300 -200 -700
CPS 73,123 +367 -449

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 7,700 jobs have been lost in Terre Haute according to the employer survey. From a trough of 69,700 in September 2010, Terre Haute has gained 600 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 78,010 for Terre Haute in April 2000. 4,887 jobs have been lost in Terre Haute since then according to the household survey. From a February 2013 low of 70,464, Terre Haute has added 2,659 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through February 2018

Terre Haute, Indiana Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
February 2018 70,300 -200 73,123 367
January 2018 70,500 -100 72,756 -936
December 2017 70,600 200 73,692 507
November 2017 70,400 100 73,185 -285
October 2017 70,300 -200 73,470 -1,021
September 2017 70,500 200 74,491 -536
August 2017 70,300 -300 75,027 89
July 2017 70,600 -400 74,938 287
June 2017 71,000 200 74,651 244
May 2017 70,800 300 74,407 318
April 2017 70,500 -300 74,089 315
March 2017 70,800 -200 73,774 202