Employment Gap by Gender

Employment Gap by Gender

This metric measures the ratio of labor force participation rates for females and males in 2016. TN ranks 42nd.

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Income Gap by Gender

Income Gap by Gender

This metric compares the median earnings of the female population and the male population for those who were employed full-time year-round in 2016. TN ranks 12th.

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Disability Employment Gap

Disability Employment Gap

Looking at the rates of unemployment in states, the Census Bureau also counts joblessness among people with disabilities. In 2016, the comparisons found that Nevada had the lowest rate and Maine the highest. TN ranks 9th.

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Education Gap by Race

Education Gap by Race

In measuring the ratio of non-Hispanic whites who have bachelor’s degrees or higher compared to the rates for all other racial groups, Census Bureau data reveal larger racial gaps in some states than in others. TN ranks 9th.

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Employment Gap by Race

Employment Gap by Race

The Census Bureau’s reports on employment equality by race reveal disparities between non-Hispanic white versus minority households. TN ranks 18th.

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Income Gap by Race

Income Gap by Race

The Census Bureau has measured disparities in income between non-Hispanic whites and all other groups, and this metric compares the ratio in each state, looking at income per capita in 2016. TN ranks 8th.

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