Nashville MSA
Employment growth by industry (year over year %)
[view summary table] 2016 2017
Industry Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul
Total nonfarm 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.5 3.3 3.3 3.7 3.9 3.8 3.6 3.8 3.4 2.9
Mining, Logging, and Construction 1.2 2.0 1.7 1.2 4.0 7.1 6.0 9.9 11.7 12.1 9.9 8.7 8.1
Manufacturing 5.2 3.3 3.0 3.4 3.7 4.9 3.9 4.2 3.3 3.8 2.7 2.1 1.2
Durable Goods 6.6 4.1 4.1 4.6 4.9 7.0 5.6 6.1 4.6 5.5 3.8 2.9 1.7
Non-Durable Goods 1.8 1.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 -0.4 -0.4 -0.4 0.0 -0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wholesale Trade -0.8 0.0 0.5 -1.2 -1.0 -0.3 2.0 1.0 0.3 -0.5 -0.3 0.5 -1.3
Retail Trade 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.0 -0.2 0.7 3.2 3.4 3.0 2.8 2.9 2.1 1.7
Transportation and Utilities 11.4 8.2 6.7 4.2 3.8 2.0 1.6 3.0 3.7 3.4 4.3 4.8 1.6
Information 5.1 4.5 7.3 5.4 3.0 3.1 2.6 2.6 4.9 3.5 3.5 -0.8 2.2
Financial Activities 5.3 5.7 5.8 6.6 5.9 4.6 4.5 3.4 3.9 3.4 3.7 2.2 1.9
Professional and Business Services 5.9 5.6 5.5 4.3 5.2 4.2 6.1 4.3 5.0 4.0 4.1 4.0 3.9
Education and Health Services 3.9 4.4 3.9 4.1 3.3 3.5 2.5 3.7 3.0 4.4 3.9 3.1 2.0
Leisure and Hospitality 5.0 5.0 5.8 5.4 5.7 5.0 4.1 5.8 4.5 2.4 4.0 5.0 6.9
Other Services 3.9 4.8 4.5 4.0 1.1 1.3 2.9 2.9 2.1 2.3 1.0 2.0 -1.3
Government 1.4 1.9 1.7 1.9 2.1 2.0 2.9 2.2 2.5 3.1 4.5 4.3 3.5
Data: Bureau of Labor Statistics, not seasonally adjusted. Legend
    Job loss
  Flat to moderate decline
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