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Labor Market Information

Labor Market Information is data available on the labor market including employment, unemployment and unemployment statistics, average hours and earnings data, covered employment and any other economic data useful in understanding the labor market.

Local Area Unemployment Statistics

Unemployment Rate 10.8%

Labor market data released today from the Texas Workforce Commission indicates the March 2021 unemployment rate fell to 10.8 percent for the Beaumont-Port Arthur metropolitan area (MSA), down 1 percent from February’s rate of 11.8 percent. The MSA includes Jefferson, Orange, Hardin, and Newton counties.

Current Information

Economic Snapshot of Southeast Texas
Economic Snapshot of Southeast Texas
March 2021
Metropolitan Statistical Area
Metropolitan Statistical Area(MSA)
March 2021
Civilian Labor Force Estimate
Civilian Labor Force Estimate(LFE)
March 2021
Local Area Unemployment Statistics
Local Area Unemployment Statistics(LAUS)
March 2021

Historical Information

Local Area Unemployment Statistics - Month Ago
Local Area Unemployment Statistics(LAUS)
Month Ago
Local Area Unemployment Statistics - Year Ago
Local Area Unemployment Statistics(LAUS)
Year Ago
Southeast Texas Unemployment Trends
Southeast Texas Unemployment Trends
Previous 12 months

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