Cleveland, Tennessee Job Growth
There were 48,500 jobs in Cleveland, Tennessee in February 2019 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 57,637 employed persons for the month. Cleveland added 600 jobs in February 2019 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 473 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Cleveland 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.
Cleveland, Tennessee Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Cleveland 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 Cleveland, Tennessee
CES employment for Cleveland peaked in November 2013 at 50,000. Since then 1,500 jobs have been lost in Cleveland according to the employer survey. From a trough of 45,900 in September 2014, Cleveland has gained 2,600 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 57,801 for Cleveland in December 2018. 164 jobs have been lost in Cleveland since then according to the household survey. From a January 2019 low of 57,164, Cleveland has added 473 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Cleveland, Tennessee Employment History