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Tennessee Economic Information

Tennessee Selected Economic Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    5,125,250
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    3,149,077
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    61.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    3,132,714
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    61.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    2,835,895
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    55.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    296,819
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    5.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    16,363
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    1,976,173
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    38.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    3,132,714
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    2,659,047
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    1,501,965
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    56.5%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    1,500,189
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    56.4%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    1,359,367
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    51.1%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    463,216
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    296,507
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    64.0%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    940,157
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    649,550
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    69.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    2,788,201
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    2,333,601
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    83.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    264,811
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    22,585
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    36,894
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    31,556
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    98,754
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    3.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    24.40
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    2,835,895
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    952,162
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    33.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    482,800
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    17.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    713,960
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    25.2%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    254,514
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    432,459
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    15.2%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    2,835,895
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    29,722
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    181,046
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    6.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    367,255
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    13.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    78,317
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    345,795
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    12.2%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    175,443
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    54,254
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    1.9%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    162,373
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    5.7%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    261,638
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    9.2%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    651,299
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    23.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    261,276
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    9.2%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    138,615
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    4.9%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    128,862
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    2,835,895
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    2,227,743
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    78.6%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    406,890
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    14.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    196,793
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    6.9%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    4,469
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation - dollars)
    2,487,349
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    217,179
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    8.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    160,224
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    6.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    318,124
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    12.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    295,423
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    11.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    370,241
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    14.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    450,029
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    18.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    272,085
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    247,722
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    10.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    79,567
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    76,755
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    44,621
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    62,344
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1,882,112
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    75.7%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    64,284
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    797,418
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    32.1%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    17,334
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    457,810
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    18.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    20,076
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    144,271
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    5.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    9,061
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    79,820
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    2,884
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    431,220
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    17.3%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1,658,171
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    94,301
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    5.7%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    63,761
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    164,587
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    174,633
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    10.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    244,627
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    14.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    336,992
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    20.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    224,081
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    13.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    214,706
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    12.9%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    71,785
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    68,698
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    4.1%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    55,459
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    73,630
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    24,811
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    829,178
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    26,489
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    37,742
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    27,334
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    42,947
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    34,376
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    6,350,480
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    5,485,606
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    86.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    4,099,575
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    64.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    2,139,286
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    33.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    864,874
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    13.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    1,489,325
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    81,172
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    3,970,876
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    2,950,595
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    2,674,305
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    2,232,335
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    83.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    2,098,213
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    78.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    194,818
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    7.3%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    441,970
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    16.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    276,290
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    149,043
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    53.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    88,022
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    31.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    67,186
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    24.3%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    127,247
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    46.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    1,020,281
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    809,994
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    79.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    487,807
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    47.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    403,973
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    39.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    210,287
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    20.6%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    13.4%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    21.7%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    23.6%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    6.7%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    10.0%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    9.4%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    35.5%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    46.5%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    55.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    17.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    25.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    25.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children under 5 years of age)
    30.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children 5 to 17 years)
    23.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    15.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    16.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    10.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    15.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, not related individuals 15 years of age and above)
    29.7%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.