Tennessee Job Growth
There were 2,988,600 jobs in Tennessee in October 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 3,023,417 employed persons for the month. Tennessee added 7,500 jobs in October 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS employment measure rose by 15,474 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). Also available is Tennessee job growth compared to other states.
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Tennessee Employment Changes
The charts below shows the monthly job growth for Tennessee 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 Tennessee
CES employment in October 2016 for Tennessee is at a new high of 2,988,600.
CPS employment in Tennessee for October 2016 is at a new high of 3,023,417.
Employment: CES, CPS
Tennessee Employment History