Waco

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Southwest - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jan 2019
Fatal Occupational Injuries in Texas Workplace fatalities Table Dec 2018
Consumer Price Index, South Region – December 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Jan 2019
Waco Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Jan 2019

Waco, TX Economy at a Glance:

Waco, TX
Data Series Back
Data
July
2018
Aug
2018
Sept
2018
Oct
2018
Nov
2018
Dec
2018

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

126.5 125.3 125.4 125.3 (p)126.1  

Employment(1)

121.5 120.8 121.1 121.2 (p)122.0  

Unemployment(1)

4.9 4.6 4.3 4.0 (p)4.1  

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.9 3.7 3.4 3.2 (p)3.2  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

122.0 122.2 122.6 122.6 123.1 (p)123.2

12-month % change

1.9 1.2 1.7 1.6 1.5 (p)1.3

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

7.5 7.5 7.4 7.4 7.3 (p)7.5

12-month % change

5.6 4.2 2.8 2.8 2.8 (p)5.6

Manufacturing(3)

16.6 16.6 16.5 16.5 16.7 (p)16.8

12-month % change

0.6 0.0 -0.6 0.0 0.6 (p)1.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

20.9 21.0 21.2 21.3 21.6 (p)21.7

12-month % change

1.5 1.0 2.4 1.9 1.9 (p)0.9

Information(3)

0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 (p)0.9

12-month % change

-10.0 -10.0 -10.0 -10.0 -10.0 (p)-10.0

Financial Activities(3)

7.9 7.8 7.9 7.9 7.9 (p)7.9

12-month % change

5.3 4.0 3.9 2.6 1.3 (p)1.3

Professional and Business Services(3)

11.5 11.4 11.5 11.6 11.8 (p)11.7

12-month % change

0.9 0.0 1.8 1.8 2.6 (p)1.7

Education and Health Services(3)

21.1 21.2 21.5 21.5 21.5 (p)21.5

12-month % change

3.9 2.4 4.4 4.4 3.9 (p)4.4

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

12.4 12.6 12.5 12.3 12.1 (p)11.9

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.8 0.0 -1.6 (p)-3.3

Other Services(3)

3.9 3.8 3.8 3.7 3.7 (p)3.7

12-month % change

2.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Government(3)

19.3 19.4 19.4 19.5 19.6 (p)19.6

12-month % change

1.0 1.6 0.5 0.5 1.0 (p)0.5

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.
(p) Preliminary