Industries

2016 Jobs

Source: EMSI, 2016

Number of Jobs Percent of Jobs
Government 120,929 13.0%
Health Care and Social Assistance 117,897 12.7%
Retail Trade 96,342 10.4%
Accommodation and Food Services 88,778 9.5%
Manufacturing 80,736 8.7%
Administrative Support and Waste Management Services 72,344 7.8%
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 55,058 5.9%
Finance and Insurance 43,156 4.6%
Construction 42,244 4.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 40,267 4.3%
Wholesale Trade 39,055 4.2%
Transportation and Warehousing 36,759 4.0%
Educational Services 26,041 2.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 19,903 2.1%
Information 19,874 2.1%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 14,693 1.6%
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 12,637 1.4%
Crop and Animal Production 1,335 0.1%
Utilities 1,139 0.1%
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction 861 0.1%
Unclassified Industry 51 0.0%
Total 930,099

Employment, Nashville MSA 2006 - 2015

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

2006 785,437
2007 800,747
2008 791,743
2009 763,506
2010 802,405
2011 826,637
2012 843,916
2013 852,646
2014 870,287
2015 891,188

Employment Rate, Nashville MSA 2006 - 2015

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Percentage
2006 4.3%
2007 4.1%
2008 5.8%
2009 9.5%
2010 8.6%
2011 7.8%
2012 6.4%
2013 6.2%
2014 5.2%
2015 4.6%

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