Texas



News Releases:

Mar
20

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2018

Private industry employer costs for employee compensation among the four regions of the country ranged from $30.84 per hour in the South to $38.36 in the Northeast during December 2018.

Mar
12

Consumer Price Index, South Region – February 2019

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for the South rose 0.5 percent in February, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Mar
12

Consumer Price Index, Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land – February 2019

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) in the Houston area was little changed in January and February, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

Texas Economy at a Glance:

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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)13,888.9 (2)13,914.2 (2)13,921.6 (2)13,920.8 13,956.0 (p)13,988.8

Employment(1)

(2)13,375.2 (2)13,400.9 (2)13,406.4 (2)13,404.4 13,430.6 (p)13,458.8

Unemployment(1)

(2)513.7 (2)513.3 (2)515.2 (2)516.4 525.4 (p)530.0

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)3.7 (2)3.7 (2)3.7 (2)3.7 3.8 (p)3.8

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

12,560.0 12,600.3 12,614.7 12,633.9 12,644.7 (p)12,662.4

12-month % change

2.6 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.3 (p)2.2

Mining and Logging(4)

252.0 254.6 254.8 256.5 257.5 (p)256.4

12-month % change

11.2 11.7 10.8 10.5 10.3 (p)8.4

Construction(4)

743.6 744.9 748.0 753.6 750.8 (p)751.3

12-month % change

4.7 3.8 3.6 3.9 3.7 (p)3.1

Manufacturing(4)

886.9 888.4 895.5 899.6 898.6 (p)900.0

12-month % change

3.5 3.3 3.9 4.1 3.9 (p)3.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

2,495.0 2,499.3 2,511.2 2,509.7 2,511.6 (p)2,512.0

12-month % change

1.9 1.7 1.8 1.7 1.9 (p)1.7

Information(4)

204.4 202.9 205.2 204.3 201.9 (p)201.2

12-month % change

1.2 -0.4 0.8 0.2 -1.0 (p)-1.5

Financial Activities(4)

780.8 782.1 781.7 781.5 785.1 (p)788.9

12-month % change

1.8 1.7 1.7 1.5 2.0 (p)2.1

Professional & Business Services(4)

1,746.7 1,751.6 1,748.1 1,745.4 1,750.4 (p)1,754.5

12-month % change

3.4 3.3 3.0 2.8 2.6 (p)2.3

Education & Health Services(4)

1,704.7 1,709.2 1,710.7 1,714.8 1,719.0 (p)1,718.9

12-month % change

2.3 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.4 (p)2.2

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

1,354.7 1,373.7 1,366.2 1,373.1 1,373.2 (p)1,378.7

12-month % change

2.9 3.4 2.6 2.8 2.6 (p)2.7

Other Services(4)

435.9 437.2 437.4 438.4 440.2 (p)441.5

12-month % change

2.2 2.0 1.7 1.9 2.4 (p)2.8

Government(4)

1,955.3 1,956.4 1,955.9 1,957.0 1,956.4 (p)1,959.0

12-month % change

1.0 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.7 (p)0.7

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and new seasonal adjustment.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) 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 Mar 2019
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Houston Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
San Antonio Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Mar 2019
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2019
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southwest Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2019
Southwest - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table Mar 2019
Beaumont Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Corpus Christi Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
McAllen Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Dallas-Fort Worth Area Employment — November 2018 Employment News Release Jan 2019
Consumer Price Index, Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land – February 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2019
Union Members in Texas – 2018 Employment News Release Jan 2019
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 — January 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2019
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Texas Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Dallas Metropolitan Area – December 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2019
Industry employment and annual change: Austin, San Antonio, and El Paso Employment Table Mar 2019
Industry employment and annual change: Dallas, Fort Worth, and Houston Employment Table Mar 2019
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. (PDF) Employment Table Mar 2019
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., seasonally adjusted Employment Table Mar 2019
Consumer Price Index, South Region – February 2019 Consumer price indexes News Release Mar 2019
Industry employment and annual change, current: Texas and U.S. Employment Table Mar 2019
Unemployment Rates and Labor Force Status, Texas and U.S. Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2019
Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization in Texas – 2018 Unemployment News Release Feb 2019
Minimum Wage Workers in Texas – 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2018
Southwest Fatal Occupational Injuries by State Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2018
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 Feb 2019
Consumer Price Index for Dallas-Fort Worth, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2019
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2019
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Mar 2019
Consumer Price Index, Calendar Year Historical, 2014-2018 Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2019
County Employment and Wages in Texas – Third Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Houston Metropolitan Area – December 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2019
Houston Area Employment — October 2018 Employment News Release Nov 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 Mar 2019
Mass Layoffs in Texas – 2012 Annual Totals Unemployment News Release Mar 2013
Employment Indicators In Southwest States (PDF) Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2019
Employment Indicators in Selected States Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2019
Business Employment Dynamics in Texas – First Quarter 2018 Employment News Release Nov 2018
Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for the Regions – December 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Mar 2019
Brownsville Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Killeen Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Lubbock Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
Industry employment and annual change, historical, Texas and U.S., not seasonally adjusted Employment Table Mar 2019
El Paso Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2019
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 Mar 2019