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News Releases:

Sep
15

County Employment and Wages in Tennessee — First Quarter 2021

Employment fell in Tennessee’s six largest counties from March 2020 to March 2021, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Sep
14

Consumer Price Index, South Region – August 2021

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South rose 0.3 percent in August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Aug
11

Consumer Price Index, South Region – July 2021

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South rose 0.5 percent in July, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Tennessee Economy at a Glance:

Tennessee
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Data
Mar
2021
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2021
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2021
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2021
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Aug
2021

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

3,316.3 3,325.3 3,332.5 3,334.2 3,333.8 (p)3,333.1

Employment(1)

3,147.9 3,158.3 3,167.3 3,169.5 3,175.5 (p)3,178.9

Unemployment(1)

168.5 167.0 165.1 164.7 158.3 (p)154.2

Unemployment Rate(2)

5.1 5.0 5.0 4.9 4.7 (p)4.6

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

3,051.5 3,060.7 3,066.9 3,094.9 3,090.4 (p)3,094.8

12-month % change

-2.8 10.3 8.2 5.4 4.9 (p)4.1

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

133.0 132.4 132.2 131.7 133.1 (p)135.7

12-month % change

-2.2 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.9 (p)2.3

Manufacturing(3)

346.5 345.9 346.3 347.4 347.6 (p)350.8

12-month % change

-2.1 17.4 15.5 6.4 3.6 (p)4.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

647.2 651.2 649.1 645.9 647.3 (p)646.5

12-month % change

1.0 10.7 7.5 4.5 4.2 (p)3.1

Information(3)

43.7 44.0 44.3 44.1 44.1 (p)44.5

12-month % change

-4.6 6.0 6.2 7.3 5.5 (p)5.7

Financial Activities(3)

169.4 170.9 172.4 172.8 173.4 (p)173.3

12-month % change

-3.1 1.2 2.3 2.0 2.4 (p)2.2

Professional & Business Services(3)

433.7 434.2 438.9 439.6 449.5 (p)444.7

12-month % change

0.5 12.1 12.2 10.3 10.9 (p)8.6

Education & Health Services(3)

429.9 429.7 428.8 428.2 428.2 (p)428.6

12-month % change

-3.8 3.8 1.9 0.4 0.4 (p)-0.3

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

299.8 302.5 305.4 308.6 311.7 (p)313.1

12-month % change

-12.6 39.3 24.0 14.0 11.6 (p)12.1

Other Services(3)

120.1 121.1 121.2 122.2 122.2 (p)122.4

12-month % change

-2.9 14.8 11.2 8.1 6.6 (p)5.6

Government(3)

428.2 428.8 428.3 454.4 433.3 (p)435.2

12-month % change

-3.3 0.4 1.8 3.2 3.1 (p)0.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Memphis Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2021
Nashville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2021
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2021
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2021
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2021
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Sep 2021
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Tennessee — 2020 Unemployment News Release Mar 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release May 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Memphis — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release May 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Chattanooga — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2021
County Employment and Wages in Tennessee — First Quarter 2021 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2021
Consumer Price Index, South Region – August 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages for Truck Drivers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2021
Chattanooga Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2021
Knoxville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Knoxville — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Truck Driver Occupations in Tennessee’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Engineering Occupations in Selected Southeast Metropolitan Areas – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in Tennessee – First Quarter 2020 Employment News Release Nov 2020
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Tennessee – 2019 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2021
Women’s Earnings In Tennessee – 2019 Pay News Release Feb 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Clarksville — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Johnson City — May 2020 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2021