Chattanooga, Tennessee Job Growth
There were 262,100 jobs in Chattanooga, Tennessee in November 2017 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 259,369 employed persons for the month. Chattanooga added 2,000 jobs in November 2017 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 57 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Chattanooga job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Chattanooga, Tennessee Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Chattanooga 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 for Chattanooga, Tennessee
CES employment for Chattanooga in November 2017 is at a new high of 262,100.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 259,772 for Chattanooga in September 2017. 403 jobs have been lost in Chattanooga since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Chattanooga, Tennessee Employment History