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Economy at a Glance
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Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX

Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
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Data
Sept
2019
Oct
2019
Nov
2019
Dec
2019
Jan
2020
Feb
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

177.1 178.2 178.3 (p)177.5 (p)175.3  

Employment(1)

167.7 169.3 169.0 (p)167.8 (p)164.7  

Unemployment(1)

9.3 8.8 9.2 (p)9.6 (p)10.6  

Unemployment Rate(2)

5.3 5.0 5.2 (p)5.4 (p)6.0  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

165.0 166.4 167.1 166.2 164.9 (p)166.2

12-month % change

0.1 0.4 0.2 0.5 0.7 (p)0.4

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

20.9 21.2 20.8 20.5 19.8 (p)20.8

12-month % change

2.5 1.0 -1.4 -1.9 -4.3 (p)-4.1

Manufacturing(3)

22.7 22.9 23.1 23.0 22.7 (p)22.3

12-month % change

0.9 2.2 3.1 2.7 1.8 (p)0.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

32.1 32.1 32.6 32.6 32.6 (p)32.3

12-month % change

0.0 0.9 0.3 0.6 2.5 (p)1.3

Information(3)

1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 (p)1.0

12-month % change

-9.1 -9.1 -9.1 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Financial Activities(3)

5.8 5.8 5.7 5.7 5.7 (p)5.7

12-month % change

0.0 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Professional and Business Services(3)

14.2 14.0 14.1 14.2 14.0 (p)14.3

12-month % change

-2.7 -2.8 -2.1 -0.7 -1.4 (p)-2.1

Education and Health Services(3)

21.5 21.4 21.5 21.5 21.2 (p)21.4

12-month % change

-0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 (p)0.0

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

16.0 16.3 16.2 16.2 16.3 (p)16.7

12-month % change

-0.6 0.0 -0.6 1.3 2.5 (p)3.1

Other Services(3)

5.9 6.1 5.9 5.7 5.8 (p)5.9

12-month % change

-6.3 -6.2 -1.7 -3.4 0.0 (p)1.7

Government(3)

24.9 25.6 26.2 25.8 25.8 (p)25.8

12-month % change

2.5 2.0 1.6 2.0 2.4 (p)2.8

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary

Data extracted on: April 03, 2020

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Note: More data series, including additional geographic areas, are available through the "Databases & Tables" tab at the top of this page.

 

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