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Clarksville, Tennessee Job Growth

There were 90,900 jobs in Clarksville, Tennessee in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 106,242 employed persons for the month. Clarksville added 100 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 604 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Clarksville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 90,900 +100 +1,700
CPS 106,242 -604 +3,999

Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.

Clarksville, Tennessee Employment Changes

The charts below show the monthly job growth for Clarksville 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 Clarksville, Tennessee

CES employment for Clarksville peaked in July 2016 at 90,900. Since then 0 jobs have been lost in Clarksville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 90,600 in August 2016, Clarksville has gained 300 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 106,846 for Clarksville in November 2016. 604 jobs have been lost in Clarksville since then according to the household survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Clarksville, Tennessee Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 90,900 100 106,242 -604
November 2016 90,800 100 106,846 189
October 2016 90,700 -200 106,657 414
September 2016 90,900 300 106,243 504
August 2016 90,600 -300 105,739 48
July 2016 90,900 300 105,691 172
June 2016 90,600 100 105,519 -829
May 2016 90,500 300 106,348 256
April 2016 90,200 100 106,092 502
March 2016 90,100 500 105,590 843
February 2016 89,600 0 104,747 1,439
January 2016 89,600 400 103,308 1,065