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Basic Info

The Texas Unemployment rate measures the percentage of total employees in Texas that are part of the labor force, but are without a job. Unemployment rates for a large state like Texas give a good idea on the health of the economy. The Texas Unemployment rate most notably increased to 9.6% in 1986 due to a large number of commercial bank failures in the state.

Texas Unemployment Rate is at 4.10%, compared to 4.00% last month and 5.40% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 5.98%.

Stats

Last Value 4.10%
Latest Period Aug 2022
Last Updated Sep 16 2022, 10:35 EDT
Next Release Oct 21 2022, 10:30 EDT
Long Term Average 5.98%
Average Growth Rate 0.90%
Value from Last Month 4.00%
Change from Last Month 2.50%
Value from 1 Year Ago 5.40%
Change from 1 Year Ago -24.07%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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Historical Data

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Date Value
August 31, 2022 4.10%
July 31, 2022 4.00%
June 30, 2022 4.10%
May 31, 2022 4.20%
April 30, 2022 4.30%
March 31, 2022 4.40%
February 28, 2022 4.70%
January 31, 2022 4.80%
December 31, 2021 4.80%
November 30, 2021 4.90%
October 31, 2021 5.00%
September 30, 2021 5.10%
August 31, 2021 5.40%
July 31, 2021 5.60%
June 30, 2021 5.90%
May 31, 2021 5.90%
April 30, 2021 6.20%
March 31, 2021 6.40%
February 28, 2021 6.60%
January 31, 2021 6.70%
December 31, 2020 6.90%
November 30, 2020 6.90%
October 31, 2020 7.10%
September 30, 2020 7.70%
August 31, 2020 8.10%
Date Value
July 31, 2020 9.30%
June 30, 2020 10.10%
May 31, 2020 11.80%
April 30, 2020 12.60%
March 31, 2020 5.10%
February 29, 2020 3.50%
January 31, 2020 3.40%
December 31, 2019 3.50%
November 30, 2019 3.50%
October 31, 2019 3.50%
September 30, 2019 3.50%
August 31, 2019 3.50%
July 31, 2019 3.50%
June 30, 2019 3.40%
May 31, 2019 3.40%
April 30, 2019 3.50%
March 31, 2019 3.50%
February 28, 2019 3.60%
January 31, 2019 3.70%
December 31, 2018 3.70%
November 30, 2018 3.70%
October 31, 2018 3.70%
September 30, 2018 3.70%
August 31, 2018 3.70%
July 31, 2018 3.80%

Basic Info

The Texas Unemployment rate measures the percentage of total employees in Texas that are part of the labor force, but are without a job. Unemployment rates for a large state like Texas give a good idea on the health of the economy. The Texas Unemployment rate most notably increased to 9.6% in 1986 due to a large number of commercial bank failures in the state.

Texas Unemployment Rate is at 4.10%, compared to 4.00% last month and 5.40% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 5.98%.

Stats

Last Value 4.10%
Latest Period Aug 2022
Last Updated Sep 16 2022, 10:35 EDT
Next Release Oct 21 2022, 10:30 EDT
Long Term Average 5.98%
Average Growth Rate 0.90%
Value from Last Month 4.00%
Change from Last Month 2.50%
Value from 1 Year Ago 5.40%
Change from 1 Year Ago -24.07%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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