Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee Job Growth
There were 958,100 jobs in Nashville, Tennessee in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 939,653 employed persons for the month. Nashville added 6,900 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 2,756 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Nashville 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.
Nashville, Tennessee Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Nashville 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 Nashville, Tennessee
CES employment for Nashville in December 2016 is at a new high of 958,100.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 942,409 for Nashville in November 2016. 2,756 jobs have been lost in Nashville since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Nashville, Tennessee Employment History