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Sep
19

Houston Area Employment — July 2016

Total nonfarm employment in the Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 2,993,300 in July 2016, up 13,300, or 0.4 percent, from one year earlier.

Sep
16

Consumer Price Index, Houston-Galveston-Brazoria – August 2016

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Houston area slipped 0.3 percent in July and August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Sep
16

Consumer Price Index, South Region – August 2016

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South inched up 0.1 percent in August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Texas Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

 

Civilian Labor Force (1)

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13,273.5 13,302.6 13,314.8 13,299.2 13,291.3 (P) 13,311.9

Employment (1)

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12,696.5 12,715.6 12,724.8 12,706.0 12,682.3 (P) 12,690.1

Unemployment (1)

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577.1 587.0 590.0 593.3 609.1 (P) 621.8

Unemployment Rate (2)

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4.3 4.4 4.4 4.5 4.6 (P) 4.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

 

Total Nonfarm (3)

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11,961.6 11,973.5 11,980.1 11,997.9 12,032.0 (P) 12,053.4

12-month % change

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1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.5 (P) 1.6

Mining and Logging (3)

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236.6 230.4 227.4 225.5 224.6 (P) 224.4

12-month % change

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-19.8 -17.9 -16.8 -16.5 -15.0 (P) -13.8

Construction (3)

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688.5 689.9 686.8 685.4 692.3 (P) 693.6

12-month % change

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1.7 2.1 1.3 0.5 1.4 (P) 1.3

Manufacturing (3)

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852.7 848.2 845.4 846.4 844.5 (P) 844.3

12-month % change

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-4.4 -4.4 -4.3 -3.8 -3.7 (P) -3.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities (3)

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2,430.1 2,431.8 2,430.0 2,434.2 2,436.9 (P) 2,440.9

12-month % change

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2.3 2.2 1.9 1.8 1.6 (P) 1.6

Information (3)

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200.4 200.0 202.7 203.7 201.8 (P) 203.6

12-month % change

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0.1 -0.2 0.7 1.3 0.1 (P) 0.9

Financial Activities (3)

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730.1 731.4 735.6 737.5 740.3 (P) 746.5

12-month % change

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2.2 2.0 2.4 2.4 2.7 (P) 3.4

Professional & Business Services (3)

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1,609.7 1,614.2 1,610.2 1,605.2 1,621.9 (P) 1,624.3

12-month % change

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1.7 1.8 1.4 0.9 1.6 (P) 1.6

Education & Health Services (3)

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1,621.1 1,633.2 1,643.3 1,646.9 1,654.9 (P) 1,652.8

12-month % change

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3.7 4.1 4.3 4.3 4.3 (P) 3.9

Leisure & Hospitality (3)

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1,289.9 1,288.7 1,284.8 1,291.0 1,296.9 (P) 1,296.7

12-month % change

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5.9 5.0 4.3 4.4 4.2 (P) 3.9

Other Services (3)

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423.5 424.8 425.9 425.6 422.3 (P) 427.8

12-month % change

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2.2 2.3 2.5 1.8 0.6 (P) 1.7

Government (3)

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1,879.0 1,880.9 1,888.0 1,896.5 1,895.6 (P) 1,898.5

12-month % change

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1.9 2.0 2.0 2.6 2.1 (P) 2.1

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(P) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Austin Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
Houston Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
San Antonio Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2016
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2016
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southwest Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2016
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Sep 2016
Beaumont Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
Corpus Christi Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
El Paso Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
McAllen Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Employment — June 2016 Employment News Release Jul 2016
Consumer Price Index, Houston-Galveston-Brazoria – August 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2016
Union Membership in Texas – 2015 Employment News Release Feb 2016
Consumer Expenditures for the Dallas-Fort Worth Area: 2013–14 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2015
Consumer Expenditures for the Houston Area: 2013–14 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Austin-Round Rock, 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Brownsville-Harlingen, May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in College Station-Bryan, May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in El Paso, May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release May 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Laredo, May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in San Antonio–New Braunfels, May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release May 2016
Consumer Price Index, Dallas-Fort Worth — July 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Aug 2016
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Texas Workplace fatalities Table Apr 2016
Changing Compensation Costs in the Dallas Metropolitan Area – June 2016 Benefits, Pay News Release Aug 2016
Industry employment and annual change: Austin, San Antonio, and El Paso Employment Table Sep 2016
Industry employment and annual change: Dallas, Fort Worth, and Houston Employment Table Sep 2016
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. (PDF) Employment Table Sep 2016
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., not seasonally adjusted Employment Table Sep 2016
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., seasonally adjusted Employment Table Sep 2016
Consumer Price Index, South Region – August 2016 Consumer price indexes News Release Sep 2016
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. Employment Table Sep 2016
Unemployment Rates and Labor Force Status, Texas and U.S. Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2016
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Texas – 2015 Unemployment News Release Feb 2016
Minimum Wage Workers in Texas – 2015 Employment, Pay News Release May 2016
Southwest Occupational Fatalities by State Workplace fatalities Table Apr 2016
Southwest Occupational Injury and Illness Rates by State Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Nov 2015
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2016
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Aug 2016
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2016
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2016
Consumer Price Index, Calendar Year Historical, 2011-2015 Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2016
County Employment and Wages in Texas – Third Quarter 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2016
Changing Compensation Costs in the Houston Metropolitan Area – June 2016 Benefits, Pay News Release Aug 2016
Houston Area Employment — July 2016 Employment News Release Sep 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Beaumont-Port Arthur, May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Corpus Christi, May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Women’s Earnings in Texas – 2014 Pay News Release Dec 2015
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2016
Mass Layoffs in Texas – 2012 Annual Totals Unemployment News Release Mar 2013
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2016
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2016
Business Employment Dynamics in Texas – First Quarter 2015 Employment News Release Dec 2015
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – June 2016 Benefits, Pay News Release Sep 2016
Brownsville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
Killeen Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016
Lubbock Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2016