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News Releases:

Jan
15

Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Tennessee – 2016

TEST Over 60,000 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported among Tennessee’s private industry employers in 2016.

Nov
13

Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2019

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South edged up 0.2 percent in October, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Oct
10

Consumer Price Index, South Region – September 2019

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South was unchanged in September, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Tennessee Economy at a Glance:

Tennessee
Data Series Back
Data
Dec
2020
Jan
2021
Feb
2021
Mar
2021
Apr
2021
May
2021

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)3,313.7 3,317.2 3,308.4 3,316.3 (p)3,325.3  

Employment(1)

(r)3,127.6 3,147.0 3,146.1 3,147.9 (p)3,158.3  

Unemployment(1)

(r)186.0 170.2 162.3 168.5 (p)167.0  

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)5.6 5.1 4.9 5.1 (p)5.0  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

3,030.5 3,028.8 3,039.5 3,051.5 3,060.7 (p)3,065.7

12-month % change

-3.5 -3.9 -3.6 -2.8 10.3 (p)8.2

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

133.2 133.1 132.4 133.0 132.4 (p)132.2

12-month % change

-2.1 -2.6 -3.1 -2.2 1.8 (p)0.0

Manufacturing(3)

343.9 344.2 345.4 346.5 345.9 (p)346.9

12-month % change

-3.4 -2.9 -2.5 -2.1 17.4 (p)15.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

640.4 640.9 642.8 647.2 651.2 (p)644.6

12-month % change

0.0 -0.1 0.1 1.0 10.7 (p)6.7

Information(3)

43.2 43.2 43.5 43.7 44.0 (p)44.3

12-month % change

-5.9 -5.5 -5.2 -4.6 6.0 (p)6.2

Financial Activities(3)

170.9 170.9 169.9 169.4 170.9 (p)173.1

12-month % change

-2.2 -2.2 -2.8 -3.1 1.2 (p)2.7

Professional & Business Services(3)

427.7 428.2 432.5 433.7 434.2 (p)437.9

12-month % change

0.2 -1.3 -0.4 0.5 12.1 (p)11.9

Education & Health Services(3)

429.4 431.1 429.8 429.9 429.7 (p)430.7

12-month % change

-4.1 -3.8 -4.0 -3.8 3.8 (p)2.3

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

294.6 292.4 296.9 299.8 302.5 (p)305.5

12-month % change

-15.8 -16.7 -15.6 -12.6 39.3 (p)24.1

Other Services(3)

119.1 118.9 119.7 120.1 121.1 (p)120.6

12-month % change

-3.7 -4.3 -4.0 -2.9 14.8 (p)10.6

Government(3)

428.1 425.9 426.6 428.2 428.8 (p)429.9

12-month % change

-2.3 -3.3 -3.5 -3.3 0.4 (p)2.2

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Memphis Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2019
Nashville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2019
Southeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2021
Southeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2021
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southeast Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2021
Southeast - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Sep 2021
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Tennessee – 2018 Unemployment News Release Mar 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Memphis — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Chattanooga — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
County Employment and Wages in Tennessee – First Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2019
Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages for Truck Drivers in Selected Metropolitan Areas in the Southeast-May 2013 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2014
ConsumerPriceIndex_Summary_Southeast Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2019
Chattanooga Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2019
Knoxville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Knoxville — May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Truck Driver Occupations in Tennessee’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Engineering Occupations in Selected Southeast Metropolitan Areas – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in Tennessee – First Quarter 2018 Employment News Release Dec 2018
Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses in Tennessee – 2016 Workplace injuries and illnesses News Release Jan 2020
Women’s Earnings In Tennessee – 2017 Pay News Release Oct 2018