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News Releases:

Nov
14

Consumer Price Index, Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land – October 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Houston area rose 0.8 percent in September and October, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Nov
14

Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2018

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South edged up 0.2 percent in October, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Nov
01

Changing Compensation Costs in the Dallas Metropolitan Area – September 2018

Total compensation costs for private industry workers increased 2.8 percent in the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, metropolitan area for the year ended in September 2018.

Texas Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

13,788.9 13,813.3 13,824.5 13,821.9 13,816.2 (p)13,833.5

Employment(1)

13,229.2 13,255.6 13,276.8 13,286.0 13,290.7 (p)13,316.8

Unemployment(1)

559.7 557.8 547.7 535.9 525.6 (p)516.7

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.1 4.0 4.0 3.9 3.8 (p)3.7

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

12,548.3 12,573.2 12,594.5 12,622.9 12,653.4 (p)12,685.7

12-month % change

2.9 2.9 3.1 3.2 3.4 (p)3.1

Mining and Logging(3)

252.5 257.4 257.7 261.0 263.1 (p)267.4

12-month % change

13.8 15.0 14.4 15.4 15.6 (p)17.2

Construction(3)

754.1 757.8 765.1 766.7 769.8 (p)771.3

12-month % change

6.0 6.1 7.7 8.0 8.5 (p)6.9

Manufacturing(3)

877.7 878.2 875.3 880.2 883.0 (p)882.5

12-month % change

3.5 3.0 2.6 2.9 3.2 (p)3.5

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

2,509.7 2,511.8 2,516.9 2,523.4 2,528.2 (p)2,537.1

12-month % change

2.6 2.4 2.6 2.6 2.8 (p)3.0

Information(3)

200.0 197.6 196.9 195.9 195.4 (p)195.6

12-month % change

-0.9 -2.0 -2.4 -2.8 -2.8 (p)-2.3

Financial Activities(3)

771.5 773.9 775.0 776.5 783.1 (p)785.2

12-month % change

2.5 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.7 (p)2.8

Professional & Business Services(3)

1,739.3 1,751.4 1,751.4 1,758.3 1,763.1 (p)1,762.5

12-month % change

4.7 5.0 4.9 5.3 5.2 (p)4.6

Education & Health Services(3)

1,698.4 1,701.0 1,706.9 1,711.4 1,713.2 (p)1,718.3

12-month % change

2.0 2.0 2.5 2.7 2.9 (p)2.8

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

1,361.2 1,362.7 1,369.2 1,370.9 1,375.0 (p)1,383.7

12-month % change

3.7 3.8 3.7 3.6 4.6 (p)2.7

Other Services(3)

437.6 436.1 437.2 438.1 439.8 (p)441.8

12-month % change

2.4 2.4 3.5 3.3 3.3 (p)3.3

Government(3)

1,946.3 1,945.3 1,942.9 1,940.5 1,939.7 (p)1,940.3

12-month % change

0.3 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2 (p)0.0

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 Nov 2018
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Houston Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
San Antonio Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2018
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southwest Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2018
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Nov 2018
Beaumont Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Corpus Christi Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
McAllen Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Employment — August 2018 Employment News Release Oct 2018
Consumer Price Index, Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land – October 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2018
Union Members in Texas – 2017 Employment News Release Feb 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the Dallas-Fort Worth Area: 2015–16 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Houston Area: 2015–16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Austin-Round Rock – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Brownsville-Harlingen – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in College Station-Bryan – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in El Paso, May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Laredo – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in San Antonio–New Braunfels, May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Nov 2018
Consumer Price Index, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington — September 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Oct 2018
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Texas Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Changing Compensation Costs in the Dallas Metropolitan Area – September 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Nov 2018
Industry employment and annual change: Austin, San Antonio, and El Paso Employment Table Nov 2018
Industry employment and annual change: Dallas, Fort Worth, and Houston Employment Table Nov 2018
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. (PDF) Employment Table Nov 2018
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., seasonally adjusted Employment Table Nov 2018
Consumer Price Index, South Region – October 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Nov 2018
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. Employment Table Nov 2018
Unemployment Rates and Labor Force Status, Texas and U.S. Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2018
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Texas – 2017 Unemployment News Release Feb 2018
Minimum Wage Workers in Texas – 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2018
Southwest Fatal Occupational Injuries by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Southwest Occupational Injury and Illness Rates by State Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Nov 2018
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Oct 2018
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Oct 2018
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2018
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Nov 2018
Consumer Price Index, Calendar Year Historical, 2013-2017 Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
County Employment and Wages in Texas – Third Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Houston Metropolitan Area – September 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Nov 2018
Houston Area Employment — July 2018 Employment News Release Aug 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Beaumont-Port Arthur, May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Corpus Christi – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018
Women’s Earnings in Texas – 2017 Pay News Release Sep 2018
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Nov 2018
Mass Layoffs in Texas – 2012 Annual Totals Unemployment News Release Mar 2013
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2018
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Nov 2018
Business Employment Dynamics in Texas – First Quarter 2017 Employment News Release Nov 2017
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – June 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Sep 2018
Brownsville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Killeen Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Lubbock Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., not seasonally adjusted Employment Table Nov 2018
El Paso Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2018
Waco Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Nov 2018