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Clarksville, Tennessee Job Growth

There were 92,100 jobs in Clarksville, Tennessee in November 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 114,437 employed persons for the month. Clarksville added 700 jobs in November 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 6,386 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Clarksville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey November 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 92,100 +700 -1,700
CPS 114,437 +6,386 +860

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 February 2020 at 95,500. Since then 3,400 jobs have been lost in Clarksville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 82,400 in April 2020, Clarksville has gained 9,700 jobs according to CES employment figures.

CPS employment in November 2020 for Clarksville is at a new high of 114,437.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through November 2020

Clarksville, Tennessee Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
November 2020 92,100 700 114,437 6,386
October 2020 91,400 1,000 108,051 231
September 2020 90,400 800 107,820 105
August 2020 89,600 1,100 107,715 8,218
July 2020 88,500 -1,800 99,497 -3,692
June 2020 90,300 2,800 103,189 -2,098
May 2020 87,500 5,100 105,287 10,077
April 2020 82,400 -12,800 95,210 -18,719
March 2020 95,200 -300 113,929 396
February 2020 95,500 1,200 113,533 177
January 2020 94,300 600 113,356 -305
December 2019 93,700 -100 113,661 84