Kingsport-Bristol MSA
Employment growth by industry (year over year %)
[view summary table] 2017 2018
Industry Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar
Total nonfarm 0.2 0.1 0.7 0.4 0.2 -0.2 -1.0 0.1 0.0 -0.4 0.4 0.2 0.7
Mining, Logging, and Construction 8.5 7.0 8.5 4.2 4.2 0.0 -2.7 -5.3 -4.0 -4.0 -6.8 -8.0 -9.1
Manufacturing -4.2 -3.7 -2.8 -2.8 -1.9 -1.9 -1.4 -1.0 -0.5 -0.5 0.0 0.0 1.0
Wholesale Trade -4.4 -4.4 -4.4 -4.4 -4.5 -4.5 -2.3 -2.3 -2.3 -2.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Retail Trade -1.3 -1.9 -1.9 -0.6 -0.6 0.0 0.6 0.6 -1.2 0.6 0.6 0.6 1.3
Transportation and Utilities 0.0 0.0 -2.0 0.0 -2.1 -2.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 -1.9 0.0 2.0 2.0
Information -31.6 -27.8 -13.3 -13.3 -13.3 -7.1 -7.1 -14.3 -7.1 -14.3 -14.3 -7.7 0.0
Financial Activities 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 0.0 0.0 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7
Professional and Business Services 3.2 4.2 4.2 3.1 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 -1.0 4.2 2.0 3.1
Education and Health Services -0.5 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 -1.1 0.0 1.1 0.5 1.1 0.5 0.0 0.5
Leisure and Hospitality 4.1 3.1 4.6 2.3 1.5 2.3 -6.4 3.9 3.1 0.8 3.2 3.2 5.5
Other Services 13.2 9.1 10.9 8.9 7.1 7.1 5.3 5.3 3.4 3.4 3.4 1.7 1.7
Government 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 -0.6 0.0 -0.6 -0.6 -0.6 0.6 0.6 0.0
Data: Bureau of Labor Statistics, not seasonally adjusted. Legend
    Job loss
  Flat to moderate decline
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