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Clarksville, Tennessee Job Growth

There were 94,300 jobs in Clarksville, Tennessee in August 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 114,031 employed persons for the month. Clarksville lost 100 jobs in August 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 266 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Clarksville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey August 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 94,300 -100 +2,100
CPS 114,031 +266 +3,824

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 June 2019 at 94,500. Since then 200 jobs have been lost in Clarksville according to the employer survey.

CPS employment in August 2019 for Clarksville is at a new high of 114,031.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through August 2019

Clarksville, Tennessee Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
August 2019 94,300 -100 114,031 266
July 2019 94,400 -100 113,765 344
June 2019 94,500 200 113,421 409
May 2019 94,300 500 113,012 603
April 2019 93,800 500 112,409 626
March 2019 93,300 -100 111,783 519
February 2019 93,400 -200 111,264 393
January 2019 93,600 500 110,871 270
December 2018 93,100 -300 110,601 2
November 2018 93,400 600 110,599 56
October 2018 92,800 600 110,543 170
September 2018 92,200 0 110,373 166