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Economy at a Glance
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Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

3,473.7 3,465.2 3,487.4 3,523.2 3,525.0 (p)3,519.9

Employment(1)

3,322.2 3,321.6 3,338.6 3,352.9 3,355.9 (p)3,356.8

Unemployment(1)

151.6 143.7 148.8 170.4 169.1 (p)163.1

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.4 4.1 4.3 4.8 4.8 (p)4.6

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

3,168.6 3,199.5 3,230.3 3,266.1 3,267.7 (p)3,273.1

12-month % change

5.1 5.6 6.1 6.7 6.2 (p)6.2

Mining and Logging(3)

67.2 68.3 66.9 68.8 68.9 (p)68.2

12-month % change

10.9 14.2 14.0 17.8 16.4 (p)15.2

Construction(3)

218.8 222.5 232.5 238.3 242.5 (p)243.2

12-month % change

4.6 6.2 11.8 14.6 15.6 (p)16.0

Manufacturing(3)

219.3 221.7 222.2 225.7 228.3 (p)228.8

12-month % change

3.4 5.1 5.1 6.2 7.0 (p)7.0

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

656.9 661.4 665.2 669.0 673.3 (p)671.1

12-month % change

6.3 6.9 6.8 6.6 6.6 (p)6.0

Information(3)

31.5 31.5 31.6 32.0 32.3 (p)32.2

12-month % change

12.9 10.5 9.3 7.4 4.9 (p)4.5

Financial Activities(3)

171.3 171.9 172.4 172.4 173.5 (p)175.5

12-month % change

2.9 2.7 3.1 2.3 1.6 (p)2.6

Professional and Business Services(3)

505.6 511.2 516.0 525.2 529.8 (p)535.1

12-month % change

2.4 3.2 3.7 5.0 4.1 (p)4.6

Education and Health Services(3)

426.5 431.4 431.4 432.6 434.9 (p)438.6

12-month % change

5.8 6.3 6.0 6.4 6.2 (p)6.3

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

326.5 332.2 344.3 355.5 354.7 (p)360.7

12-month % change

11.8 10.0 11.4 11.8 10.0 (p)12.1

Other Services(3)

110.9 111.0 111.5 115.1 114.9 (p)114.8

12-month % change

3.2 3.2 2.1 4.4 4.1 (p)3.8

Government(3)

434.1 436.4 436.3 431.5 414.6 (p)404.9

12-month % change

2.6 3.2 2.7 2.3 1.0 (p)-0.4

Consumer Price Index: Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

CPI-U, All items(4)

  256.668   263.874   264.074

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(4)

    8.5   10.2   9.5

CPI-W, All items(5)

  252.269   260.075   260.238

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change(5)

    8.8   10.6   9.8

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.
(4) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(5) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Data extracted on: October 04, 2022

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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