Economic Indicators

Economic Indicators

Unemployment Rate—June

 

2019

2020

Bradley County

4.3%

8.5%

Tennessee

3.4%

9.7%

United States

3.7%

11.1%

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Unemployment by Occupation—Bradley County, TN
Unemployment by Occupation (Six Counties)

Building Permits—July

Residential

 2019

 2020

Number Issued

46

59

Permit Value

$5,741,175

$10,549,755

YTD—Number Issued

264

308

YTD—Permit Value

$42,524,846

$56,382,151

Commercial

Number Issued

22

8

Permit Value

$14,524,475

$5,438,500

YTD—Number Issued

67

57

YTD—Permit Value

$39,077,080

$43,684,910

Local Sales Tax Collected

July 2019

Jan-July 2019

July 2020

Jan-July 2020

Local Sales Tax

$3,103,958

$21,391,004

$3,886,366

$24,970,705

Retail Sales

 

March 2019

Jan-Mar 2019

March 2020

Jan-Mar 2020

Bradley County

$143,373,822

$379,652,113

$137,441,903

$396,283,953

Tennessee

$9,920,565,991

$26,384,945,578

$9,001,224,695

$26,275,063,574

Unemployment rates, local sales tax and retail sales figures are the latest state-provided figures. Building permit data is obtained from city and county records.