Laborforce Availability

County Labor Force Employed Unemployed % Unemployed
Anderson 34,280 33,000 1,290 3.8%
Blount 62,280 60,270 2,010 3.2%
Campbell 14,750 14,050 700 4.8%
Claiborne 12,973 12,424 549 4.2%
Cocke 14,847 14,151 696 4.7%
Grainger 9,420 9,050 370 4.0%
Jefferson 24,009 23,092 917 3.8%
Knox 240,034 232,986 7,048 2.9%
Loudon 22,857 22,078 779 3.4%
Monroe 19,973 19,203 740 3.7%
Morgan 7,860 7,510 350 4.5%
Roane 23,150 22,200 950 4.1%
Scott 8,481 8,116 365 4.3%
Sevier 53,097 51,242 1,855 3.5%
Union 7,460 7,160 300 4.1%
Laborshed Totals 555,471 536,532 18,919 3.9%
         
Knoxville MSA 422,090 408,290 13,800 3.3%

 

 

Source:  Labor & Workforce Development, State of TN; 2018 Annual Average