Nashville Region Monthly Indicators

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Workforce November 2016 November 2015 % Change YTD 2016 YTD 2015 % Change
Resident Labor Force (by place of residence) Nashville MSA 980,930 933,970 5.0 969,395 929,707 4.3
Tennessee 3,171,500 3,057,200 3.7 3,147,618 3,063,764 2.7
United States 159,451,000 157,301,000 1.4 159,352,455 157,115,909 1.4
NonAg Employment (by place of employment) Nashville MSA 945,470 924,100 2.3 935,265 898,473 4.1
Tennessee 3,025,900 2,877,400 4.8 2,996,873 2,861,382 4.7
United States 152,385,000 149,364,000 2.0 151,520,182 148,717,818 1.9
Manufacturing Emp Nashville MSA 84,800 80,000 6.0 83,191 79,691 4.4
Trade, Trans, Util Emp Nashville MSA 180,200 182,00 -1.0 177,273 178,118 -0.5
Information Emp Nashville MSA 22,000 20,200 8.9 21,636 20,436 5.9
Financial Activities Emp Nashville MSA 62,300 58,800 6.0 60,955 56,882 7.2
Prof/ Bus Svcs Emp Nashville MSA 156,300 145,500 7.4 152,800 138,709 10.2
Educ/ Health Svcs Emp Nashville MSA 149,000 143,600 3.8 146,536 149,291 5.2
Leisure/ Hosplty Emp Nashville MSA 103,500 101,700 1.8 100,955 99,582 1.4
Government Emp Nashville MSA 119,700 115,400 3.7 114,873 111,355 3.2
Unemployment November 2016 November 2015 % Change YTD 2016 YTD 2015 % Change
Unemployed Persons (by place of residence) Davidson Co 13,300 15,210 -12.6 13,121 16,706 -21.5
Nashville MSA 35,470 40,390 -12.2 35,105 44,093 -20.4
Unemployment Rate (% by place of residence) Davidson Co 3.5 4.2 -16.7 3.5 4.6 -23.4
Nashville MSA 3.6 4.3 -16.3 3.6 4.7 -23.8
Tennessee 4.6 5.6 -17.9 4.7 6.0 -20.9
U.S. 4.4 5.0 -12.0 4.8 5.4 -9.8
Revenue and Finance November 2016 November 2015 % Change YTD 2016 YTD 2015 % Change
7.0% Sales Tax Collection Davidson Co 103,838,151 97,117,406 6.9 1,102,724,818 1,029,627,36 7.1
Nashville MSA 205,247,592 192,787,215 6.5 2,235,641,469 2,075,183,259 7.7
Consumer Price Index US(1982-84=100) 241.4 237.3 1.7 239.8 237.1 1.2
US (1967=100) 723.0 711.0 1.7 718.6 710.1 1.2
South(1982-84=100) 234.0 230.4 1.06 232.5 230.2 1.0
Housing October 2016 October 2015 % Change YTD 2016 YTD 2015 % Change
Residential Closings 2,463 1,986 24.0 29,610 27,864 6.3
Residential Inventory 7,540 8,198 -8.0 8,748 8,617 1.5
Median Residential Price ($) $259,900 $231,925 12.1 $253,620 $228,370 11.1
Condominium Closings 353 248 42.3 4,014 3,793 5.8
Condominium Inventory 737 807 -8.7 8,521 9,913 -14.0
Median Condo Price ($) $182,390 $178,002 2.5 $186,083 $169,691 9.7

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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