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Clarksville, Tennessee Job Growth

There were 92,000 jobs in Clarksville, Tennessee in October 2018 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 108,881 employed persons for the month. Clarksville added 800 jobs in October 2018 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 854 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Clarksville job growth to job growth in other cities.

Employment Survey October 2018 Month/Month Year/Year
CES 92,000 +800 +2,100
CPS 108,881 +854 +1,594

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 in October 2018 is at a new high of 92,000.

CPS employment reached a maximum of 109,277 for Clarksville in April 2018. 396 jobs have been lost in Clarksville since then according to the household survey. From a August 2018 low of 107,994, Clarksville has added 887 jobs according to the CPS survey.

Employment: CES, CPS

CES and CPS employment chart through October 2018

Clarksville, Tennessee Employment History

Date CES
Employment
CES
Month/Month
CPS
Employment
CPS
Month/Month
October 2018 92,000 800 108,881 854
September 2018 91,200 400 108,027 33
August 2018 90,800 300 107,994 -381
July 2018 90,500 0 108,375 370
June 2018 90,500 100 108,005 -778
May 2018 90,400 -400 108,783 -494
April 2018 90,800 400 109,277 714
March 2018 90,400 -600 108,563 215
February 2018 91,000 800 108,348 1,176
January 2018 90,200 800 107,172 129
December 2017 89,400 -600 107,043 -108
November 2017 90,000 100 107,151 -136