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Oct
13

Consumer Price Index, South Region – September 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South increased 0.7 percent in September, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Oct
13

Consumer Price Index, Dallas-Fort Worth — September 2017

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for Dallas-Fort Worth rose 1.5 percent in August and September, the largest two-month increase since February and March 2011.

Sep
22

Dallas-Fort Worth Area Employment — August 2017

Total nonfarm employment in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 3,612,900 in August 2017, up 96,700 over the year.

Texas Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

13,548.8 13,526.8 13,468.7 13,401.9 13,373.3 (p)13,408.4

Employment(1)

12,872.5 12,870.8 12,848.1 12,827.4 12,816.4 (p)12,867.5

Unemployment(1)

676.3 656.0 620.5 574.5 557.0 (p)540.9

Unemployment Rate(2)

5.0 4.8 4.6 4.3 4.2 (p)4.0

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

12,246.7 12,266.1 12,306.7 12,328.4 12,328.4 (p)12,321.1

12-month % change

2.1 2.3 2.7 2.5 2.4 (p)2.1

Mining and Logging(3)

229.3 236.1 239.9 242.9 243.5 (p)248.4

12-month % change

1.8 6.4 10.0 12.6 13.6 (p)16.0

Construction(3)

707.9 712.2 713.9 712.2 711.3 (p)715.4

12-month % change

0.7 1.6 2.2 1.4 1.7 (p)2.0

Manufacturing(3)

864.7 867.8 871.1 875.2 878.0 (p)878.2

12-month % change

1.7 2.4 3.1 3.7 4.3 (p)4.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

2,444.2 2,437.8 2,439.0 2,443.4 2,450.8 (p)2,447.5

12-month % change

1.2 1.0 1.0 0.8 1.1 (p)0.8

Information(3)

193.6 193.1 194.0 193.3 191.9 (p)190.4

12-month % change

-4.2 -4.5 -4.1 -4.4 -5.0 (p)-5.9

Financial Activities(3)

748.9 752.9 753.9 758.2 757.3 (p)762.3

12-month % change

2.7 3.0 3.2 3.4 3.2 (p)3.6

Professional & Business Services(3)

1,673.7 1,674.5 1,678.3 1,680.3 1,674.9 (p)1,680.8

12-month % change

3.2 3.3 3.6 3.0 2.7 (p)2.5

Education & Health Services(3)

1,678.6 1,678.4 1,688.3 1,688.8 1,688.3 (p)1,682.3

12-month % change

3.6 3.3 3.8 3.2 2.9 (p)2.3

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

1,320.7 1,322.2 1,320.6 1,327.3 1,330.5 (p)1,309.2

12-month % change

2.9 2.9 2.7 2.9 2.8 (p)1.0

Other Services(3)

435.6 437.9 448.5 448.7 442.7 (p)446.5

12-month % change

3.0 2.6 6.4 6.5 5.0 (p)3.9

Government(3)

1,949.5 1,953.2 1,959.2 1,958.1 1,959.2 (p)1,960.1

12-month % change

1.8 1.7 1.8 1.4 1.4 (p)1.3

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

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Occupational Employment and Wages in Brownsville-Harlingen, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in College Station-Bryan, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in El Paso, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
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Occupational Employment and Wages in Laredo, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in San Antonio–New Braunfels, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
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Fatal Occupational Injuries in Texas Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2016
Changing Compensation Costs in the Dallas Metropolitan Area – June 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Industry employment and annual change: Austin, San Antonio, and El Paso Employment Table Oct 2017
Industry employment and annual change: Dallas, Fort Worth, and Houston Employment Table Oct 2017
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. (PDF) Employment Table Oct 2017
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., seasonally adjusted Employment Table Oct 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – September 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Oct 2017
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. Employment Table Oct 2017
Unemployment Rates and Labor Force Status, Texas and U.S. Employment, Unemployment Table Oct 2017
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Texas – 2016 Unemployment News Release Feb 2017
Minimum Wage Workers in Texas – 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Southwest Occupational Fatalities by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2016
Southwest Occupational Injury and Illness Rates by State Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Nov 2016
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Oct 2017
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Oct 2017
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Sep 2017
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Consumer Price Index, Calendar Year Historical, 2012-2016 Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2017
County Employment and Wages in Texas – Third Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2017
Changing Compensation Costs in the Houston Metropolitan Area – June 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Jul 2017
Houston Area Employment — July 2017 Employment News Release Aug 2017
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Mass Layoffs in Texas – 2012 Annual Totals Unemployment News Release Mar 2013
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Oct 2017
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Killeen Area Economic Summary
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Lubbock Area Economic Summary
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Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., not seasonally adjusted Employment Table Oct 2017