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Terre Haute, Indiana Job Growth

There were 71,000 jobs in Terre Haute, Indiana in April 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 74,199 employed persons for the month. Terre Haute added 300 jobs in April 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 92 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Terre Haute job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey April 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 71,000 +300 +400
CPS 74,199 +92 +62

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 7,000 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 1,300 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 77,898 for Terre Haute in April 2000. 3,699 jobs have been lost in Terre Haute since then according to the household survey. From a April 2013 low of 70,459, Terre Haute has added 3,740 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through April 2019

Terre Haute, Indiana Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
April 2019 71,000 300 74,199 92
March 2019 70,700 0 74,107 142
February 2019 70,700 200 73,965 207
January 2019 70,500 100 73,758 98
December 2018 70,400 0 73,660 33
November 2018 70,400 100 73,627 43
October 2018 70,300 -200 73,584 -19
September 2018 70,500 600 73,603 -98
August 2018 69,900 -800 73,701 -166
July 2018 70,700 -500 73,867 -165
June 2018 71,200 500 74,032 -106
May 2018 70,700 100 74,138 1