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Table A3
Texas Nonfarm Employment, By Industry, By Month
April 1996 to April 2001 (in thousands)
Year Month Mining Construction Manufacturing Transportation,
Communications
& Public Utilities
Trade Finance,
Insurance &
Real Estate
Services Government Total
Nonfarm
Employment
1996 Apr 155.7 432.4 1,051.6 487.5 1,979.4 442.3 2,201.3 1,451.2 8,201.4
  May 155.8 435.2 1,054.4 488.5 1,985.6 443.0 2,208.4 1,453.7 8,224.6
  Jun 156.0 436.2 1,056.1 489.0 1,989.0 444.3 2,211.5 1,454.3 8,236.4
  Jul 156.2 437.2 1,057.4 488.9 1,988.6 445.5 2,229.4 1,460.9 8,264.1
  Aug 156.3 438.9 1,059.3 490.3 1,989.4 446.2 2,244.5 1,459.1 8,284.0
  Sep 156.6 439.7 1,060.4 491.6 1,991.0 447.2 2,249.6 1,460.1 8,296.2
  Oct 157.2 442.5 1,063.6 495.3 2,000.2 449.6 2,276.1 1,465.9 8,350.4
  Nov 158.1 444.9 1,065.4 497.8 2,004.5 451.5 2,291.9 1,467.4 8,381.5
  Dec 158.5 444.6 1,065.7 496.8 2,008.2 452.1 2,295.3 1,468.9 8,390.1
Note: Employment figures are seasonally adjusted.
SOURCES: Carole Keeton Rylander, Texas Comptroller; Texas Workforce Commission; and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.


April 1996 to April 2001 (in thousands)
Year Month Mining Construction Manufacturing Transportation,
Communications
& Public Utilities
Trade Finance,
Insurance &
Real Estate
Services Government Total
Nonfarm
Employment
1997 Jan 160.6 446.1 1,065.8 502.2 2,015.8 455.1 2,314.1 1,470.1 8,429.8
  Feb 161.7 451.9 1,069.2 502.3 2,022.2 457.0 2,331.6 1,472.0 8,467.9
  Mar 162.2 452.9 1,072.8 504.5 2,031.6 458.9 2,345.4 1,475.0 8,503.3
  Apr 163.6 453.8 1,077.4 508.9 2,033.0 461.1 2,360.7 1,477.7 8,536.2
  May 164.8 458.1 1,080.2 511.5 2,037.7 463.9 2,374.2 1,478.9 8,569.3
  Jun 165.3 458.3 1,083.6 515.4 2,044.7 465.7 2,387.6 1,481.0 8,601.6
  Jul 166.4 461.9 1,084.8 516.1 2,050.3 467.6 2,392.0 1,485.5 8,624.6
  Aug 166.9 466.5 1,087.7 508.7 2,057.2 470.1 2,409.4 1,490.1 8,656.6
  Sep 167.1 468.5 1,092.0 522.5 2,062.3 472.2 2,422.3 1,490.3 8,697.2
  Oct 168.2 469.0 1,094.5 521.7 2,068.6 473.2 2,426.8 1,492.1 8,714.1
  Nov 168.7 471.2 1,099.1 523.1 2,075.1 476.3 2,437.0 1,493.7 8,744.2
  Dec 169.7 473.0 1,101.6 523.2 2,080.4 478.4 2,445.7 1,490.1 8,762.1
Note: Employment figures are seasonally adjusted.
SOURCES: Carole Keeton Rylander, Texas Comptroller; Texas Workforce Commission; and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.


April 1996 to April 2001 (in thousands)
Year Month Mining Construction Manufacturing Transportation,
Communications
& Public Utilities
Trade Finance,
Insurance &
Real Estate
Services Government Total
Nonfarm
Employment
1998 Jan 169.6 477.7 1,104.7 529.9 2,084.8 482.9 2,459.3 1,495.5 8,804.4
  Feb 170.7 480.7 1,105.1 532.2 2,089.2 484.7 2,471.3 1,496.3 8,830.2
  Mar 170.1 482.9 1,106.7 534.9 2,092.6 487.6 2,478.7 1,497.2 8,850.7
  Apr 168.8 487.4 1,107.7 538.2 2,100.2 490.7 2,489.3 1,497.5 8,879.8
  May 169.2 493.3 1,108.5 541.8 2,108.8 492.6 2,498.8 1,502.1 8,915.1
  Jun 168.8 494.7 1,109.1 541.8 2,112.1 493.8 2,503.9 1,502.2 8,926.4
  Jul 167.9 498.7 1,107.3 546.4 2,115.0 496.6 2,518.0 1,493.5 8,943.4
  Aug 166.5 502.1 1,110.1 547.8 2,122.7 499.0 2,527.2 1,502.1 8,977.5
  Sep 164.9 504.4 1,111.7 550.2 2,129.4 501.7 2,536.9 1,513.9 9,013.1
  Oct 162.1 508.0 1,108.1 553.9 2,127.1 504.6 2,545.8 1,516.4 9,026.0
  Nov 160.2 510.1 1,105.8 555.1 2,134.3 506.5 2,553.3 1,521.0 9,046.3
  Dec 159.8 516.1 1,103.2 557.0 2,145.0 508.6 2,561.2 1,524.4 9,075.3
Note: Employment figures are seasonally adjusted.
SOURCES: Carole Keeton Rylander, Texas Comptroller; Texas Workforce Commission; and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.


April 1996 to April 2001 (in thousands)
Year Month Mining Construction Manufacturing Transportation,
Communications
& Public Utilities
Trade Finance,
Insurance &
Real Estate
Services Government Total
Nonfarm
Employment
1999 Jan 153.8 516.7 1,098.6 554.9 2,145.3 509.3 2,563.9 1,527.5 9,070.0
  Feb 152.1 519.8 1,095.6 557.8 2,151.0 510.8 2,574.7 1,530.8 9,092.6
  Mar 150.3 521.5 1,093.1 559.0 2,162.7 514.4 2,582.5 1,533.3 9,116.8
  Apr 147.9 523.7 1,086.2 559.5 2,162.9 512.5 2,583.5 1,530.7 9,106.9
  May 146.0 523.9 1,082.7 560.0 2,171.2 514.4 2,590.2 1,530.7 9,119.1
  Jun 145.0 527.8 1,081.1 561.2 2,176.7 516.3 2,599.9 1,536.5 9,144.5
  Jul 143.8 529.3 1,082.0 564.1 2,180.3 518.0 2,601.7 1,529.7 9,148.9
  Aug 143.7 531.4 1,080.7 566.5 2,188.3 519.2 2,610.8 1,536.2 9,176.8
  Sep 143.9 534.4 1,078.8 568.5 2,193.1 520.4 2,618.8 1,544.5 9,202.4
  Oct 144.5 535.8 1,078.3 570.6 2,201.2 519.5 2,625.9 1,541.4 9,217.2
  Nov 144.7 539.8 1,077.8 572.7 2,205.6 520.0 2,635.7 1,542.3 9,238.6
  Dec 145.1 542.9 1,079.5 574.1 2,213.4 520.9 2,651.0 1,547.3 9,274.2
Note: Employment figures are seasonally adjusted.
SOURCES: Carole Keeton Rylander, Texas Comptroller; Texas Workforce Commission; and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.


April 1996 to April 2001 (in thousands)
Year Month Mining Construction Manufacturing Transportation,
Communications
& Public Utilities
Trade Finance,
Insurance &
Real Estate
Services Government Total
Nonfarm
Employment
2000 Jan 146.9 548.6 1,081.9 576.7 2,220.5 522.1 2,660.2 1,549.3 9,306.2
  Feb 146.9 551.5 1,085.2 579.7 2,230.4 522.8 2,666.1 1,552.0 9,334.6
  Mar 147.7 558.8 1,086.1 582.3 2,237.2 523.8 2,679.7 1,559.2 9,374.8
  Apr 148.5 558.5 1,084.7 583.9 2,236.3 523.6 2,688.3 1,561.8 9,385.6
  May 149.2 559.1 1,087.3 586.4 2,240.4 523.6 2,700.3 1,589.9 9,436.2
  Jun 149.8 563.2 1,088.6 590.3 2,247.5 524.7 2,716.8 1,566.3 9,447.2
  Jul 150.2 559.8 1,085.9 592.7 2,243.9 524.8 2,722.2 1,553.0 9,432.5
  Aug 150.9 562.3 1,085.4 594.8 2,255.7 525.5 2,737.7 1,562.1 9,474.4
  Sep 151.2 564.4 1,086.4 598.0 2,255.9 526.3 2,751.9 1,567.3 9,501.4
  Oct 151.7 564.9 1,087.4 601.3 2,259.6 526.3 2,758.6 1,567.8 9,517.6
  Nov 151.8 566.8 1,088.2 603.6 2,266.4 526.5 2,766.3 1,569.3 9,538.9
  Dec 151.9 568.8 1,086.9 605.5 2,271.2 526.9 2,778.2 1,574.5 9,563.9
Note: Employment figures are seasonally adjusted.
SOURCES: Carole Keeton Rylander, Texas Comptroller; Texas Workforce Commission; and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.


April 1996 to April 2001 (in thousands)
Year Month Mining Construction Manufacturing Transportation,
Communications
& Public Utilities
Trade Finance,
Insurance &
Real Estate
Services Government Total
Nonfarm
Employment
2001 Jan 153.3 569.8 1,086.6 605.4 2,269.7 527.7 2,787.3 1,576.7 9,576.5
  Feb 153.3 575.2 1,087.2 609.2 2,276.3 529.3 2,798.4 1,581.8 9,610.7
  Mar 155.5 576.1 1,086.3 609.2 2,279.7 531.1 2,803.8 1,583.5 9,625.2
  Apr 157.5 579.1 1,084.7 611.4 2,273.9 531.6 2,807.7 1,584.2 9,630.1
Average Annual Percent Change, April 1996-April 2001:
  0.2 6.0 0.6 4.6 2.8 3.7 5.0 1.8 3.3
Note: Employment figures are seasonally adjusted.
SOURCES: Carole Keeton Rylander, Texas Comptroller; Texas Workforce Commission; and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.