Houston

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Houston Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2018
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2014
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Southwest Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index, Houston-Galveston-Brazoria – December 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the Houston Area: 2015–16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages in Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Apr 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the U.S., regions, and selected metropolitan areas Consumer spending Table Oct 2017
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Texas Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2017
Industry employment and annual change: Dallas, Fort Worth, and Houston Employment Table Dec 2017
Consumer Price Index, South Region – December 2017 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1967=100) Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, Historical (1982-84=100) Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Consumer Price Index, Calendar Year Historical, 2013-2017 Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Houston Metropolitan Area – September 2017 Benefits, Pay News Release Nov 2017
Houston Area Employment — October 2017 Employment News Release Nov 2017
Southwest Consumer Price Index Indicators (PDF) Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Jan 2018

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX Economy at a Glance:

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

3,319.7 3,301.4 3,311.0 3,284.4 (p)3,309.9  

Employment(1)

3,157.0 3,130.7 3,151.1 3,149.1 (p)3,167.5  

Unemployment(1)

162.7 170.7 159.9 135.3 (p)142.4  

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.9 5.2 4.8 4.1 (p)4.3  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

3,041.7 3,029.6 3,018.4 3,054.4 (p)3,070.1  

12-month % change

1.8 1.5 0.8 1.4 (p)1.6  

Mining and Logging(3)

87.4 86.8 86.7 86.3 (p)86.6  

12-month % change

0.8 0.5 1.3 1.8 (p)1.1  

Construction(3)

210.7 209.5 207.7 212.4 (p)213.4  

12-month % change

-3.5 -3.1 -4.5 -4.0 (p)-0.9  

Manufacturing(3)

235.2 232.7 232.1 229.2 (p)230.9  

12-month % change

6.0 5.6 5.9 4.5 (p)6.0  

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

603.7 603.1 598.6 608.1 (p)618.1  

12-month % change

-0.7 -1.0 -1.0 -0.2 (p)0.0  

Information(3)

32.4 32.0 31.7 31.4 (p)32.0  

12-month % change

-2.1 -2.1 -1.9 -3.1 (p)-3.3  

Financial Activities(3)

157.8 158.4 158.9 160.3 (p)160.6  

12-month % change

1.0 1.4 2.0 2.0 (p)3.0  

Professional and Business Services(3)

486.7 484.7 479.8 483.2 (p)486.6  

12-month % change

3.5 3.0 2.1 2.2 (p)2.9  

Education and Health Services(3)

392.2 395.2 393.0 397.0 (p)395.5  

12-month % change

3.5 3.2 2.4 2.9 (p)2.5  

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

329.2 327.1 310.6 317.6 (p)315.7  

12-month % change

3.7 2.9 -0.9 2.2 (p)0.4  

Other Services(3)

112.2 110.7 109.1 108.6 (p)107.9  

12-month % change

1.6 1.2 -0.2 0.5 (p)0.7  

Government(3)

394.2 389.4 410.2 420.3 (p)422.8  

12-month % change

1.8 1.8 1.9 2.1 (p)1.9  

Consumer Price Index: Houston-Galveston-Brazoria, TX

CPI-U, All items(4)

  221.255   223.213   221.568

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

    2.2   2.3   1.7

CPI-W, All items(5)

  216.384   218.752   217.578

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

    2.0   2.4   2.1

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