South Dakota Job Growth
There were 443,800 jobs in South Dakota in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 445,204 employed persons for the month. South Dakota added 1,500 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 220 (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 in October 2018 for South Dakota is at a new high of 443,800.
CPS employment in South Dakota for October 2018 is at a new high of 445,204.
Employment: CES, CPS
South Dakota Employment History