Athens-Clark County Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -600
  • Month Over Month: -0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 400
  • Year Over Year: +1.5%
State +3,900
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 5,900
  • Year Over Year: +1.5%
National +225,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 211,000
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro 2.5%
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 2.57%
  • Year Over Year: -0.9%
State 3.1%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.13%
  • Year Over Year: -0.7%
National 3.6%
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.53%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%

Local Industry Job Growth from the B.L.S.

Finance & Insurance -100
  • From Last Month: -0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 181
  • From Last Year: +1.4%
Telecommunications +200
  • From Last Month: +0.5%
  • 3 Month Average: 38
  • From Last Year: -6.1%
Accommodation & Food Services +600
  • From Last Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 459
  • From Last Year: +3.8%
Manufacturing -900
  • From Last Month: -0.2%
  • 3 Month Average: 411
  • From Last Year: 0.0%
Retail Trade +200
  • From Last Month: +1.8%
  • 3 Month Average: 11
  • From Last Year: +4.5%
Transportation & Warehousing +2,100
  • From Last Month: +0.9%
  • 3 Month Average: 225
  • From Last Year: +1.7%
Air Transportation 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 42
  • From Last Year: +2.7%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing +200
  • From Last Month: +0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 54
  • From Last Year: -0.4%
Goods Producing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 10
  • From Last Year: 0.0%
Hospitals -200
  • From Last Month: -0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 180
  • From Last Year: +3.4%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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