Unemployment Rate Comparison

County
September 2019 September 2020
% Change
U.S. 3.5% 7.9% 125.7%
Tennessee 3.3%
6.3% 90.9%
Trousdale, TN 2.8%  5.2% 85.7%
Sumner, TN 2.5% 5.3% 112.0%
Smith, TN 2.7% 4.3% 59.3%
Rutherford, TN 2.4% 5.4% 125.0%
DeKalb, TN 3.8% 6.1% 60.5%
Davidson, TN 2.4% 7.5% 212.5%
Cannon, TN 2.9% 4.4% 51.7%
Wilson, TN 2.5% 5.3% 112.0%

 

County Population
July 1, 2018


Labor
Force 2018

Number
Employed
2018
Number
Unemployed
2018
Unemployment
Rate 2018

U.S. 327,167,434
162,075,000 155,761,000 6,314,000 3.9% 
Tennessee 6,770,010
3,244,921
3,131,660 113,261 3.5%
Wilson 140,625
73,090 71,059
2,031 2.8%
Cannon 14,462 6,368 6,167 201 3.2%
Davidson 692,587 396,574 386,136
10,438 2.6%
DeKalb 20,138 7,730 7,387
343
4.4%
Rutherford 324,890 176,691 171,941
4,750 2.7%
Smith 19,942 9,145 8,866 279
3.1%
Sumner 187,149 98,706
95,960 2,746
2.8%
Trousdale 11,012 4,888
4,729 159 3.3%

Source: State of Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development