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Texas



News Releases:

Mar
23

Houston Area Employment — January 2020

Total nonfarm employment in the Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 3,162,500 in January 2020, up 63,400 or 2.0 percent, from one year earlier.

Mar
20

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2019

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $30.48 per hour in the South to $39.37 in the West during December 2019.

Mar
12

County Employment and Wages in Texas – Third Quarter 2019

Employment rose in 25 of the 26 largest counties in Texas from September 2018 to September 2019, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Texas Economy at a Glance:

Texas
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Data
Sept
2019
Oct
2019
Nov
2019
Dec
2019
Jan
2020
Feb
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)14,133.2 (r)14,160.9 (r)14,161.2 (r)14,155.9 14,180.8 (p)14,200.1

Employment(1)

(r)13,637.4 (r)13,663.8 (r)13,664.9 (r)13,660.1 13,686.4 (p)13,707.6

Unemployment(1)

(r)495.8 (r)497.1 (r)496.3 (r)495.8 494.4 (p)492.5

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)3.5 (r)3.5 (r)3.5 (r)3.5 3.5 (p)3.5

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

12,848.8 12,889.9 12,922.4 12,945.0 12,973.9 (p)13,024.3

12-month % change

2.1 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.3 (p)2.5

Mining and Logging(3)

245.8 243.2 241.7 236.2 236.3 (p)240.3

12-month % change

-2.8 -4.3 -5.4 -7.7 -7.8 (p)-6.1

Construction(3)

783.5 784.4 792.5 795.0 796.4 (p)799.2

12-month % change

5.0 4.8 5.5 5.2 4.8 (p)4.7

Manufacturing(3)

909.4 904.2 910.2 910.1 908.2 (p)913.5

12-month % change

2.2 1.2 1.5 1.4 0.9 (p)1.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

2,514.5 2,529.9 2,537.6 2,547.6 2,547.8 (p)2,549.2

12-month % change

0.9 1.4 1.6 2.0 1.7 (p)1.8

Information(3)

209.2 209.6 209.3 209.1 209.9 (p)209.9

12-month % change

1.8 2.0 1.8 1.8 1.7 (p)1.3

Financial Activities(3)

808.0 805.5 806.9 812.1 812.9 (p)812.3

12-month % change

3.2 2.6 2.6 3.1 3.0 (p)2.6

Professional & Business Services(3)

1,804.1 1,810.1 1,811.3 1,820.9 1,828.1 (p)1,844.8

12-month % change

3.0 2.9 2.8 3.0 3.3 (p)4.0

Education & Health Services(3)

1,746.7 1,757.2 1,766.8 1,767.0 1,773.3 (p)1,779.4

12-month % change

2.3 2.6 2.9 2.8 3.1 (p)3.2

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

1,396.9 1,413.9 1,409.8 1,411.0 1,419.8 (p)1,429.1

12-month % change

2.7 3.1 2.8 2.5 3.0 (p)3.3

Other Services(3)

448.4 448.9 452.6 453.8 457.1 (p)460.2

12-month % change

2.0 1.6 2.7 2.9 3.4 (p)3.9

Government(3)

1,982.3 1,983.0 1,983.7 1,982.2 1,984.1 (p)1,986.4

12-month % change

1.4 1.6 1.5 1.4 1.4 (p)1.4

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

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 Feb 2020
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2020
Houston Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2020
San Antonio Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2020
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Mar 2020
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2020
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southwest Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2020
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Mar 2020
Beaumont Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2020
Corpus Christi Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2020
McAllen Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2020
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Employment — November 2019 Employment News Release Jan 2020
Consumer Price Index, Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land – February 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2020
Union Members in Texas – 2019 Employment News Release Jan 2020
Consumer Expenditures for the Dallas Metropolitan Area: 2017–18 Consumer spending News Release Sep 2019
Consumer Expenditures for the Houston Metropolitan Area: 2017–18 Consumer spending News Release Sep 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Austin-Round Rock – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Brownsville-Harlingen – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in College Station-Bryan – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in El Paso – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Laredo – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in San Antonio–New Braunfels, May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Nov 2019
Consumer Price Index, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington — January 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2020
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Texas Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2019
Changing Compensation Costs in the Dallas Metropolitan Area – December 2019 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2020
Industry employment and annual change: Austin, San Antonio, and El Paso Employment Table Mar 2020
Industry employment and annual change: Dallas, Fort Worth, and Houston Employment Table Mar 2020
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. (PDF) Employment Table Mar 2020
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., seasonally adjusted Employment Table Mar 2020
Consumer Price Index, South Region – February 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2020
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. Employment Table Mar 2020
Unemployment Rates and Labor Force Status, Texas and U.S. Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2020
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Texas – 2019 Unemployment News Release Feb 2020
Minimum Wage Workers in Texas – 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2018
Southwest Fatal Occupational Injuries by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2019
Southwest Occupational Injury and Illness Rates by State Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Nov 2019
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2020
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2020
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2020
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2020
Consumer Price Index, Calendar Year Historical, 2015-2019 Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2020
County Employment and Wages in Texas – Third Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2020
Changing Compensation Costs in the Houston Metropolitan Area – December 2019 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2020
Houston Area Employment — January 2020 Employment News Release Mar 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Beaumont-Port Arthur – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages in Corpus Christi – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2019
Women’s Earnings in Texas – 2018 Pay News Release Dec 2019
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Mar 2020
Mass Layoffs in Texas – 2012 Annual Totals Unemployment News Release Mar 2013
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2020
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2020
Business Employment Dynamics in Texas – First Quarter 2019 Employment News Release Nov 2019
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2019 Benefits, Pay News Release Mar 2020
Brownsville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2020
Killeen Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2020
Lubbock Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2020
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., not seasonally adjusted Employment Table Mar 2020
El Paso Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Waco Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2020