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Cleveland, Tennessee Job Growth

There were 52,600 jobs in Cleveland, Tennessee in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 59,023 employed persons for the month. Cleveland added 400 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 400 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Cleveland job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey December 2016 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 52,600 +400 +3,100
CPS 59,023 +400 +3,696

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

Cleveland, Tennessee Employment Changes

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

CES employment for Cleveland in December 2016 is at a new high of 52,600.

CPS employment in December 2016 for Cleveland is at a new high of 59,023.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through December 2016

Cleveland, Tennessee Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
December 2016 52,600 400 59,023 400
November 2016 52,200 3,400 58,623 2,636
October 2016 48,800 100 55,987 -534
September 2016 48,700 100 56,521 219
August 2016 48,600 700 56,302 407
July 2016 47,900 0 55,895 264
June 2016 47,900 700 55,631 42
May 2016 47,200 -300 55,589 -18
April 2016 47,500 300 55,607 -106
March 2016 47,200 -400 55,713 -304
February 2016 47,600 -2,500 56,017 -690
January 2016 50,100 600 56,707 1,380