Clarksville, Tennessee Job Growth
There were 87,500 jobs in Clarksville, Tennessee in May 2020 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 105,436 employed persons for the month. Clarksville added 5,100 jobs in May 2020 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 10,226 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Clarksville 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.
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 8,000 jobs have been lost in Clarksville according to the employer survey. From a trough of 82,400 in April 2020, Clarksville has gained 5,100 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 113,929 for Clarksville in March 2020. 8,493 jobs have been lost in Clarksville since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 95,210, Clarksville has added 10,226 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Clarksville, Tennessee Employment History