Tennessee

Select area on the map:

Tennessee Area Map ChattanoogaClarksvilleClevelandJacksonJohnson CityKingsportKnoxvilleMemphisMorristownNashville



News Releases:

Nov
15

Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South edged down 0.2 percent in October, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Oct
13

Consumer Price Index, South Region – September 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South increased 0.7 percent in September, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Sep
26

County Employment and Wages in Tennessee – First Quarter 2017

Employment rose in all six large counties in Tennessee from March 2016 to March 2017, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported today.

Tennessee Economy at a Glance:

Tennessee
Data Series Back
Data
May
2017
June
2017
July
2017
Aug
2017
Sept
2017
Oct
2017

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

3,181.9 3,159.0 3,146.2 3,152.6 3,183.1 (p)3,208.3

Employment(1)

3,053.9 3,044.8 3,038.3 3,049.6 3,087.4 (p)3,113.1

Unemployment(1)

128.0 114.2 107.9 103.0 95.6 (p)95.2

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.0 3.6 3.4 3.3 3.0 (p)3.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

3,012.3 3,016.2 3,019.4 3,025.8 3,025.7 3,023.4

12-month % change

2.0 1.9 1.6 1.7 1.5 1.2

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

124.6 125.7 124.0 126.2 126.7 125.4

12-month % change

6.1 6.2 4.0 5.7 5.6 4.2

Manufacturing(3)

348.0 346.9 347.0 346.1 344.4 345.0

12-month % change

1.4 0.9 0.6 0.3 -0.3 0.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

624.5 625.1 626.2 628.1 631.6 630.2

12-month % change

1.4 1.4 1.0 1.4 1.7 1.7

Information(3)

45.1 46.2 45.1 45.8 45.8 45.8

12-month % change

0.0 -0.6 -0.2 1.1 0.7 -0.2

Financial Activities(3)

156.2 156.1 156.4 155.8 154.9 155.1

12-month % change

2.8 2.5 2.4 1.6 0.6 0.5

Professional & Business Services(3)

414.7 416.0 416.4 416.8 415.1 411.4

12-month % change

3.0 2.7 2.3 2.4 1.6 0.4

Education & Health Services(3)

429.4 427.2 427.4 430.0 433.2 434.5

12-month % change

1.5 1.2 0.5 0.9 1.5 1.4

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

325.3 327.9 329.9 331.3 328.9 328.9

12-month % change

2.4 2.8 3.2 3.2 2.0 1.7

Other Services(3)

111.4 111.6 112.7 112.5 111.3 110.9

12-month % change

1.0 1.2 1.8 1.5 0.1 -0.1

Government(3)

433.1 433.5 434.3 433.2 433.8 436.2

12-month % change

1.6 2.1 1.7 1.3 1.5 1.0

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 Nov 2017
Nashville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2017
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2017
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2017
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Nov 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Tennessee – 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Memphis – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Chattanooga – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
County Employment and Wages in Tennessee – First Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2017
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 Nov 2017
Chattanooga Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Knoxville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Knoxville – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
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 Engineers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017