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Local Employment Statistics

Welcome to the Workforce Solutions Local Stats, your best source for the latest developments in the Gulf Coast region’s labor market.

The reports below focus on the 13 counties within the Gulf Coast Workforce Board region and reflect the previous month’s data. The data is produced by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and distributed by the Texas Workforce Commission.

Employment in the Houston area up 19,000
Trade, Transportation & Utilities added 16,000 jobs
Unemployment Rates 3.6% in November

Monthly Employment Statistics

December 2019 Full Report Press Release Summary
November 2019 Full Report Press Release Summary
October 2019 Full Report Press Release Summary
2019 Benchmark Revisions  Full Report

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Workforce Solutions analyzes local and regional labor market data to provide employers with the real-time, in-depth knowledge they need to make the right decisions for their workforce.


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Parker Harvey, Principal Economist

Ron Borski, Senior Analyst


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