South Dakota Job Growth
There were 440,700 jobs in South Dakota in June 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 444,742 employed persons for the month. South Dakota lost 400 jobs in June 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 241 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is South Dakota job growth compared to other states.
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South Dakota Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for South Dakota 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 in South Dakota
CES employment peaked in May 2018 for South Dakota at 441,100. Since then 400 jobs have been lost in South Dakota according to the employer survey.
CPS employment in South Dakota for June 2018 is at a new high of 444,742.
Employment: CES, CPS
South Dakota Employment History