Nashville Region Monthly Indicators

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Workforce March 2017 March 2016 % Change YTD 2017 YTD 2016 % Change
Resident Labor Force (by place of residence) Nashville MSA 997,730 957,410 4.2 991,447 950,797 4.3
Tennessee 3,168,000 3,114,400 1.7 3,166,200 3,109,467 1.8
United States 159,482,000 158,854,000 0.4 159,213,333 158,693,000 0.3
NonAg Employment (by place of employment) Nashville MSA 962,100 928,800 3.6 952,987 924,033 3.1
Tennessee 3,011,800 2,997,000 0.5 3,001,500 2,963,900 1.3
United States 151,594,000 151,320,000 0.2 151,238,333 150,979,333 0.2
Manufacturing Emp Nashville MSA 84,000 81,800 2.7 83,733 81,500 2.7
Trade, Trans, Util Emp Nashville MSA 182,500 176,300 3.5 182,433 176,600 3.3
Information Emp Nashville MSA 23,600 21,500 9.8 23,433 21,367 9.7
Financial Activities Emp Nashville MSA 63,500 60,400 5.1 63,233 60,400 4.7
Prof/ Bus Svcs Emp Nashville MSA 159,600 152,400 4.7 158,467 151,500 4.6
Educ/ Health Svcs Emp Nashville MSA 148,700 146,200 1.7 147,833 144,933 2.0
Leisure/ Hosplty Emp Nashville MSA 107,400 95,800 12.1 105,600 94,867 11.3
Government Emp Nashville MSA 121,300 116,800 3.9 119,433 115,933 3.0
Unemployment March 2017 March 2016 % Change YTD 2017 YTD 2016 % Change
Unemployed Persons (by place of residence) Davidson Co 13,240 11,760 12.6 14,240 12,387 15.0
Nashville MSA 35,630 31010 14.9 38,463 33,050 16.4
Unemployment Rate (% by place of residence) Davidson Co 3.4 3.1 9.7 3.7 3.3 11.0
Nashville MSA 3.6 3.2 12.5 3.9 3.5 11.5
Tennessee 4.9 4.5 8.9 5.2 4.9 4.7
U.S. 4.9 5.0 -2.0 5.0 4.9 0.7
Revenue and Finance March 2017 March 2016 % Change YTD 2017 YTD 2016 % Change
7.0% Sales Tax Collection Davidson Co 87,332,951 90,624,949 -3.6 $296,396,862 $284,963,887 4.0
Nashville MSA 176,008,877 180,611,349 -2.5 $611,980,619 $584,485,374 4.7
Consumer Price Index US(1982-84=100) 243.801 237.920 2.5 243.4 237.911 2.3
US (1967=100) 730.32 713.339 2.4 729.2 711.104 2.5
South(1982-84=100) 236.154 230.977 2.2 235.9 230.031 2.6
Housing March 2017 March 2016 % Change YTD 2017 YTD 2016 % Change
Residential Closings 2,783 2,591 7.4 6,765 6,296 7.4
Residential Inventory 5,435 7,926 -31.4 5,430 7,702 -29.5
Median Residential Price ($) $273,500 $245,000 11.6 $264,650 $240,889 9.9
Condominium Closings 397 344 15.4 996 831 19.9
Condominium Inventory 481 773 -37.8 491 744 -34.0
Median Condo Price ($) $199,900 $181,894.00 9.9 $192,217 $178,725 7.5

Sources: TN Dept of Labor and Workforce Development, US Dept of Commerce, TN Dept of Revenue, Greater Nashville Association of Realtors

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