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Texas



News Releases:

Mar
01

Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in New Mexico – 2020

In 2020, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 15.1 percent in New Mexico, compared with the 13.6-percent rate for the nation.

Feb
25

Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Arkansas – 2020

In 2020, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 10.0 percent in Arkansas, significantly lower than the 13.6-percent rate for the nation.

Feb
22

Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Texas – 2020

In 2020, the broadest measure of labor underutilization, designated U-6, was 13.6 percent in Texas, matching the national U-6 rate, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Texas Economy at a Glance:

Texas
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July
2020
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2020
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2020
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2020
Dec
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

13,834.7 14,386.7 14,219.5 14,084.0 14,161.9 (p)14,164.5

Employment(1)

12,721.1 13,405.3 13,045.7 13,115.8 13,009.5 (p)13,139.1

Unemployment(1)

1,113.6 981.4 1,173.8 968.2 1,152.5 (p)1,025.4

Unemployment Rate(2)

8.0 6.8 8.3 6.9 8.1 (p)7.2

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

12,112.6 12,224.5 12,272.6 12,387.2 12,450.0 (p)12,514.2

12-month % change

-5.5 -4.8 -4.5 -3.9 -3.7 (p)-3.3

Mining and Logging(3)

190.2 189.0 191.2 193.5 193.0 (p)194.0

12-month % change

-23.9 -23.9 -22.2 -20.4 -20.1 (p)-17.9

Construction(3)

736.5 741.5 746.1 752.3 758.3 (p)761.4

12-month % change

-5.2 -4.8 -4.8 -4.1 -4.3 (p)-4.2

Manufacturing(3)

867.9 868.1 875.6 880.3 878.4 (p)881.1

12-month % change

-4.5 -4.5 -3.7 -2.6 -3.5 (p)-3.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

2,409.6 2,439.7 2,438.7 2,454.4 2,478.8 (p)2,498.9

12-month % change

-4.1 -2.9 -3.0 -3.0 -2.3 (p)-1.9

Information(3)

194.9 195.3 197.5 197.9 197.9 (p)201.4

12-month % change

-6.2 -6.6 -5.6 -5.6 -5.4 (p)-3.7

Financial Activities(3)

805.2 807.5 807.9 819.6 825.1 (p)820.3

12-month % change

0.2 0.2 0.0 1.8 2.3 (p)1.0

Professional & Business Services(3)

1,745.3 1,776.5 1,782.6 1,827.0 1,830.3 (p)1,857.3

12-month % change

-3.0 -1.4 -1.2 0.9 1.0 (p)2.0

Education & Health Services(3)

1,678.0 1,676.4 1,674.4 1,687.1 1,688.9 (p)1,695.5

12-month % change

-3.6 -3.9 -4.1 -4.0 -4.4 (p)-4.0

Leisure & Hospitality(3)

1,146.2 1,148.3 1,178.7 1,207.8 1,231.6 (p)1,237.9

12-month % change

-17.8 -17.7 -15.6 -14.6 -12.6 (p)-12.3

Other Services(3)

409.3 422.3 418.7 424.5 428.2 (p)430.3

12-month % change

-8.0 -5.5 -6.6 -5.4 -5.4 (p)-5.2

Government(3)

1,929.5 1,959.9 1,961.2 1,942.8 1,939.5 (p)1,936.1

12-month % change

-2.3 -1.2 -1.1 -2.0 -2.2 (p)-2.3

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

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 2021
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2021
Houston Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2021
San Antonio Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2021
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2021
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2021
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southwest Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2021
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Feb 2021
Beaumont Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2021
Corpus Christi Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2021
McAllen Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2021
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Employment — November 2020 Employment News Release Jan 2021
Consumer Price Index, Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land – December 2020 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2021
Union Members in Texas – 2020 Employment News Release Feb 2021
Consumer Expenditures for the Dallas Metropolitan Area: 2018–19 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2020
Consumer Expenditures for the Houston Metropolitan Area: 2018–19 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Austin-Round Rock – May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Brownsville-Harlingen – May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in College Station-Bryan – May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington – May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in El Paso – May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Laredo – May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in McAllen-Edinburg-Mission – May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in San Antonio–New Braunfels, May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Oct 2020
Consumer Price Index, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington area – January 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2021
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Texas Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2020
Changing Compensation Costs in the Dallas Metropolitan Area – December 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release Jan 2021
Industry employment and annual change: Austin, San Antonio, and El Paso Employment Table Jan 2021
Industry employment and annual change: Dallas, Fort Worth, and Houston Employment Table Jan 2021
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. (PDF) Employment Table Feb 2021
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., seasonally adjusted Employment Table Feb 2021
Consumer Price Index, South Region – January 2021 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2021
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. Employment Table Feb 2021
Unemployment Rates and Labor Force Status, Texas and U.S. Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2021
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Texas – 2020 Unemployment News Release Feb 2021
Minimum Wage Workers in Texas – 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2018
Southwest Fatal Occupational Injuries by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2020
Southwest Occupational Injury and Illness Rates by State Workplace injuries and illnesses Table Nov 2020
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2021
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2021
Consumer Price Index for Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2021
Consumer Price Index for Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, Histroical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2021
Consumer Price Index, Calendar Year Historical, 2016-2020 Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2021
County Employment and Wages in Texas – Third Quarter 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2020
Changing Compensation Costs in the Houston Metropolitan Area – December 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release Jan 2021
Houston Area Employment — October 2020 Employment News Release Dec 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Beaumont-Port Arthur – May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages in Corpus Christi – May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release May 2020
Women’s Earnings in Texas – 2019 Pay News Release Jan 2021
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2021
Mass Layoffs in Texas – 2012 Annual Totals Unemployment News Release Mar 2013
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2021
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2021
Business Employment Dynamics in Texas – First Quarter 2020 Employment News Release Nov 2020
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – September 2020 Benefits, Pay News Release Dec 2020
Brownsville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2021
Killeen Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2021
Lubbock Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2021
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., not seasonally adjusted Employment Table Feb 2021
El Paso Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2021
Occupational Employment and Wages in Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land – May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2020
Waco Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2021
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Arkansas – 2020 Unemployment News Release Feb 2021
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in New Mexico – 2020 Unemployment News Release Mar 2021