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Economic Summaries:

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News Releases:

Apr
13

Consumer Price Index, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington area – March 2021

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington advanced 1.8 percent in February and March, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Apr
13

Consumer Price Index, West Region — March 2021

Prices in the West Region, as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U), advanced 0.7 percent in March, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Apr
13

Consumer Price Index, South Region – March 2021

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South rose 0.8 percent in March, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Apr
07

Dallas-Fort Worth Area Employment — February 2021

Total nonfarm employment in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area decreased by 142,900 over the year in February.

Mar
18

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2020

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $32.34 per hour in the South to $40.62 in the Northeast during December 2020.

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