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Clarksville, Tennessee Job Growth

There were 92,900 jobs in Clarksville, Tennessee in July 2021 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 112,071 employed persons for the month. Clarksville lost 2,300 jobs in July 2021 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 80 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Clarksville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 92,900 -2,300 +3,800
CPS 112,071 +80 +8,842

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 2021 at 95,200. Since then 2,300 jobs have been lost in Clarksville according to the employer survey.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 113,632 for Clarksville in February 2020. 1,561 jobs have been lost in Clarksville since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 94,044, Clarksville has added 18,027 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through July 2021

Clarksville, Tennessee Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
July 2021 92,900 -2,300 112,071 80
June 2021 95,200 2,100 111,991 279
May 2021 93,100 1,000 111,712 284
April 2021 92,100 100 111,428 -135
March 2021 92,000 100 111,563 -446
February 2021 91,900 -300 112,009 -325
January 2021 92,200 -100 112,334 -60
December 2020 92,300 0 112,394 489
November 2020 92,300 400 111,905 565
October 2020 91,900 500 111,340 735
September 2020 91,400 900 110,605 1,189
August 2020 90,500 1,400 109,416 6,187