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TENNESSEE BEGINS 2018 WITH CONTINUED LOW UNEMPLOYMENT

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Tennessee continued to post low unemployment numbers as the New Year began. Data for the month of January revealed the preliminary unemployment rate for January was 3.3 percent, which matched the rate for December 2017. The rate for January was 1.2 percent lower than the rate for the same month one year ago and has remained 3.3 percent since September 2017. The national unemployment rate also remained steady in January at 4.1 percent, which was unchanged from December.