Kingsport-Bristol MSA
Employment growth by industry (year over year %)
[view summary table] 2017 2018
Industry Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug
Total nonfarm -0.2 -1.0 0.1 0.0 -0.4 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.8 1.8 1.5
Mining, Logging, and Construction 0.0 -2.7 -5.3 -4.0 -4.0 -6.8 -8.0 -9.1 -6.6 -6.5 -4.0 -5.3 -2.7
Manufacturing -1.9 -1.4 -1.0 -0.5 -0.5 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.5 1.9 2.4
Wholesale Trade -4.5 -2.3 -2.3 -2.3 -2.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.4 2.4
Retail Trade 0.0 0.6 0.6 -1.2 0.6 0.6 0.6 1.3 1.9 2.6 2.6 2.6 1.3
Transportation and Utilities -2.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 -1.9 0.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 6.3 6.4 8.5 6.1
Information -7.1 -7.1 -14.3 -7.1 -14.3 -14.3 -7.7 0.0 -7.7 -7.7 0.0 0.0 -7.7
Financial Activities 2.8 0.0 0.0 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Professional and Business Services 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 -1.0 4.2 2.0 3.1 2.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 2.0
Education and Health Services -1.1 0.0 1.1 0.5 1.1 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.5
Leisure and Hospitality 2.3 -6.4 3.9 3.1 0.8 3.2 3.2 2.3 1.5 0.0 1.5 6.0 2.9
Other Services 7.1 5.3 5.3 3.4 3.4 3.4 1.7 1.7 1.7 0.0 0.0 1.7 3.3
Government -0.6 0.0 -0.6 -0.6 -0.6 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.0 0.6
Data: Bureau of Labor Statistics, not seasonally adjusted. Legend
    Job loss
  Flat to moderate decline
    Job growth