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Houston

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Houston Area Economic Summary (PDF)
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Feb 2024
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2014
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2024
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southwest Consumer price indexes Table Feb 2024
Consumer Price Index, Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land area – December 2023 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2024
Consumer Expenditures in the Houston Metropolitan Area — 2021–22 Consumer spending News Release Sep 2023
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Oct 2023
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Texas Workplace fatalities Table Jan 2024
Industry employment and annual change: Dallas, Fort Worth, and Houston (PDF) Employment Table Jun 2022
Consumer Price Index, South Region — January 2024 Consumer price indexes News Release Feb 2024
Consumer Price Index for Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, Historical (1967=100) (PDF) Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2022
Consumer Price Index for Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, Histroical (1982-84=100) (PDF) Consumer price indexes Table Jun 2022
Consumer Price Index, Calendar Year Historical, 2019-2023 Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2024
Changing Compensation Costs in the Houston Metropolitan Area — December 2023 Benefits, Pay News Release Feb 2024
Houston Area Employment — October 2023 Employment News Release Nov 2023
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Feb 2024
Occupational Employment and Wages in Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land – May 2022 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2023
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX, Metropolitan Area Data Tables Employment, Pay, Unemployment Table Feb 2024
Consumer Price Index, Annual Average Historical, 2019-2023 Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2024
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Economy at a Glance:
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX
Data Series Back
Data
July
2023
Aug
2023
Sept
2023
Oct
2023
Nov
2023
Dec
2023

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

3,624.9 3,632.8 3,632.7 3,624.8 3,644.9 (p)3,620.9

Employment(1)

3,450.5 3,456.2 3,472.8 3,476.5 3,506.5 (p)3,483.0

Unemployment(1)

174.4 176.6 159.8 148.2 138.4 (p)137.9

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.8 4.9 4.4 4.1 3.8 (p)3.8

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

3,345.1 3,348.8 3,373.1 3,391.1 3,402.3 (p)3,405.9

12-month % change

2.9 2.7 3.0 2.4 2.3 (p)2.1

Mining and Logging(3)

70.1 70.1 70.1 70.2 69.7 (p)70.2

12-month % change

6.9 5.6 4.8 4.5 3.6 (p)4.2

Construction(3)

221.7 218.5 218.6 218.0 219.1 (p)218.7

12-month % change

-1.8 -3.4 -3.8 -4.8 -1.9 (p)-2.6

Manufacturing(3)

234.0 233.7 234.6 235.2 234.2 (p)233.6

12-month % change

3.7 3.2 3.6 3.6 2.7 (p)1.7

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

695.6 695.6 695.8 702.3 710.3 (p)716.9

12-month % change

4.3 3.9 4.0 3.1 2.7 (p)2.9

Information(3)

33.3 33.2 33.1 33.0 33.2 (p)33.2

12-month % change

0.0 0.3 0.9 0.3 0.6 (p)-0.6

Financial Activities(3)

187.2 188.2 188.1 189.4 188.2 (p)188.2

12-month % change

3.8 4.0 3.6 3.1 3.5 (p)2.6

Professional and Business Services(3)

562.2 560.6 561.7 562.6 563.3 (p)560.8

12-month % change

3.3 2.4 3.0 2.0 1.6 (p)1.1

Education and Health Services(3)

449.7 451.2 454.1 459.8 461.5 (p)463.6

12-month % change

6.2 5.3 5.2 5.6 5.3 (p)5.6

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

352.2 352.9 350.1 347.7 346.7 (p)344.8

12-month % change

1.1 1.6 2.8 2.0 1.1 (p)0.3

Other Services(3)

117.4 120.8 119.5 119.5 118.5 (p)118.3

12-month % change

-2.6 0.4 -0.6 0.0 1.1 (p)1.4

Government(3)

421.7 424.0 447.4 453.4 457.6 (p)457.6

12-month % change

1.3 2.2 3.1 2.0 2.1 (p)2.5

Consumer Price Index: Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

CPI-U, All items(4)

  271.154   270.329   270.133

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(4)

    2.7   3.0   4.5

CPI-W, All items(5)

  267.684   266.614   265.718

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change(5)

    2.9   3.5   4.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(4) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(5) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary