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Dallas-Fort Worth Area Employment — January 2015

Total nonfarm employment in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 3,316,200 in January 2015, up 140,800 over the year, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. From January 2014 to January 2015, local nonfarm employment rose 4.4 percent, well above the national increase of 2.3 percent. Regional Commissioner Stanley W. Suchman noted that among the 12 largest metropolitan areas in the country, Dallas ranked first in the rate of job growth and third in the number of jobs added. (See chart 1 and table 1; the Technical Note at the end of this release contains the metropolitan area definitions. All data in this release are not seasonally adjusted; accordingly, over-the-year analysis is used throughout.)

 Chart 1. Total nonfarm employment, over-the-year net change in the Dallas metropolitan area and its divisions, January 2010–January 2015

The Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Statistical Area consists of two metropolitan divisions – separately identifiable employment centers within the larger metropolitan area. The Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan Division, which accounted for 70 percent of the area workforce, added 102,100 jobs from January a year ago, a gain of 4.6 percent. The Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Division, which accounted for the remaining 30 percent of the area workforce, added 38,700 jobs during the 12-month period, a 4.1-percent increase.

Industry employment

Professional and business services registered the largest annual gain among the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington supersectors, adding 33,000 jobs, a 6.4-percent rise since January 2014; nationally, employment was up 3.7 percent in this supersector. (See table 1 and chart 2.) Local growth in this industry was particularly strong in the employment services industry which gained 11,900 jobs over the year, an 11.2-percent increase.

Trade, transportation, and utilities, the metropolitan area’s largest supersector, added 30,500 jobs from January 2014. The local rate of job growth, at 4.6 percent, was more than twice the national rate of 2.1 percent. Locally, industry employment growth was bolstered by expansion in each of the three subsectors, led by the addition of 10,600 wholesale trade jobs. Transportation and utilities added 10,400 jobs and retailers added 9,500 jobs during the period.

The Dallas area’s education and health services supersector added 19,200 jobs, a 4.9-percent gain over the year. Nationwide, industry employment rose 2.4 percent during the same period.

Employment in leisure and hospitality rose 17,300 from January 2014, an increase of 5.5 percent. This industry expanded at a 7.1-percent pace in Fort Worth-Arlington and 4.8-percent pace in Dallas-Plano-Irving. Nationwide, leisure and hospitality employment rose 3.3 percent during the period.

 Chart 2. Total nonfarm and selected industry supersector employment, over-the-year percent change, United States and the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolitan area, January 2015

The mining, logging, and construction sector added 15,100 jobs locally, an 8.2-percent gain over the year. Growth in this industry was strong in both metropolitan divisions as employment in Dallas-Plano-Irving registered a 9.7-percent rise and Fort Worth-Arlington experienced a 5.7-percent increase.

Three other local supersectors recorded employment gains of at least 6,500 from January 2014: government (10,300); financial activities (8,700); and manufacturing (6,500). Within the financial activities industry, most of the over-the-year expansion occurred in the Dallas-Plano-Irving metropolitan division which added 7,500 jobs, a 3.7-percent increase. Nearly two-thirds of the local manufacturing employment growth occurred in the Fort Worth-Arlington division, which added 4,200 jobs, a 4.5-percent rise since January 2014.

Twelve largest metropolitan areas

Dallas was 1 of the nation’s 12 largest metropolitan statistical areas in January 2015. All 12 areas experienced over-the-year job growth during the period, with 7 exceeding the national average of 2.3 percent. The fastest rate of job growth was registered in Dallas, up 4.4 percent, followed by Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, up 4.3 percent. The slowest rates of job growth were in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria (1.5 percent) and Chicago-Naperville-Elgin (1.6 percent). (See chart 3 and table 2.)

 Chart 3. Total nonfarm employment, over-the-year percent change, United States and 12 largest metropolitan areas, January 2015

The New York-Newark-Jersey City area added the largest number of jobs, 179,600. Employment in both Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim and Dallas increased by over 140,000. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington recorded the smallest employment gain over the year, up 45,900, followed by Washington, up 46,300.

Education and health services registered the largest over-the-year employment gains in 6 of the 12 metropolitan areas from January a year ago–Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, and Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale. Professional and business services added the most jobs in four areas—Dallas, Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, and Washington.

Government recorded the largest over-the-year loss of jobs in three areas–Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, Philadelphia, and Phoenix. Manufacturing lost the most jobs in two areas–Chicago and New York. Dallas was the only area to experience no annual job losses in any supersector.

Metropolitan area employment data for February 2015 are scheduled to be released on Friday, March 27, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. (ET).

Changes to Current Employment Statistics Data

Effective with the release of January 2015 data, nonfarm payroll employment estimates for states, metropolitan areas, and metropolitan divisions were revised to reflect 2014 benchmark levels. For more information on benchmark procedures, see www.bls.gov/web/empsit/cesbmart.htm.

Revised metropolitan area and metropolitan division delineations were also implemented with the release of January 2015 data. The revised delineations were issued by the Office of Management and Budget for solely statistical purposes through Bulletin No. 13-01 on February 28, 2013, based on the application of updated statistical standards to U.S. Census Bureau population and journey-to-work data.

Note that Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, Ariz., replaces Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, Mich., in the 12 largest metropolitan statistical areas discussion based on annual estimates of population change by the U.S. Census Bureau. For further information, see www.census.gov/popest/data/metro/totals/2013/index.html.


Technical Note

This release presents nonfarm payroll employment estimates from the Current Employment Statistics (CES) program. The CES survey is a Federal-State cooperative endeavor between State employment security agencies and the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Definitions. Employment data refer to persons on establishment payrolls who receive pay for any part of the pay period that includes the 12th of the month. Persons are counted at their place of work rather than at their place of residence; those appearing on more than one payroll are counted on each payroll. Industries are classified on the basis of their principal activity in accordance with the 2007 version of the North American Industry Classification System.

Method of estimation. The employment data are estimated using a "link relative" technique in which a ratio (link relative) of current-month employment to that of the previous month is computed from a sample of establishments reporting for both months. The estimates of employment for the current month are obtained by multiplying the estimates for the previous month by these ratios. Small-domain models are used as the official estimators for the approximately 39 percent of CES published series which have insufficient sample for direct sample-based estimates.

Annual revisions. Employment estimates are adjusted annually to a complete count of jobs, called benchmarks, derived principally from tax reports that are submitted by employers who are covered under state unemployment insurance (UI) laws. The benchmark information is used to adjust the monthly estimates between the new benchmark and the preceding one and also to establish the level of employment for the new benchmark month. Thus, the benchmarking process establishes the level of employment, and the sample is used to measure the month-to-month changes in the level for the subsequent months.

Reliability of the estimates. The estimates presented in this release are based on sample surveys, administrative data, and modeling and, thus, are subject to sampling and other types of errors. Sampling error is a measure of sampling variability—that is, variation that occurs by chance because a sample rather than the entire population is surveyed. Survey data also are subject to nonsampling errors, such as those which can be introduced into the data collection and processing operations. Estimates not directly derived from sample surveys are subject to additional errors resulting from the specific estimation processes used. The sums of individual items may not always equal the totals shown in the same tables because of rounding.

Employment estimates. Measures of sampling error are available for state CES data at the total nonfarm and supersector level and for metropolitan area CES data. Information on recent benchmark revisions for states is available on the BLS Web site at www.bls.gov/sae/.

Area definitions. The substate area data published in this release reflect the standards and definitions established by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget on December 1, 2009. A detailed list of geographic definitions is available at www.bls.gov/lau/lausmsa.htm.

The Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Statistical Area includes Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Hood, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Parker, Rockwall, Somervell, Tarrant, and Wise Counties in Texas.

  • The Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan Division includes Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Hunt, Kaufman, and Rockwall Counties in Texas.
  • The Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Division includes Hood, Johnson, Parker, Somervell, Tarrant, and Wise Counties in Texas.

Additional information

More complete information on the technical procedures used to develop these estimates and additional data appear in Employment and Earnings, which is available online at www.bls.gov/opub/ee/home.htm. Industry employment data for states and metropolitan areas from the Current Employment Statistics program are also available in the above mentioned news releases and from the Internet at www.bls.gov/sae/.

Information in this release will be made available to sensory impaired individuals upon request. Voice phone: 202-691-5200; Federal Relay Service: 1-800-877-8339.

Table 1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry supersector, U.S. and Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolitan area and its components, not seasonally adjusted (numbers in thousands)
Area and Industry
 
Jan.
2014
Nov.
2015
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2015(p)
Change from Jan.
2014 to Jan. 2015
Number Percent

U.S.

 

Total nonfarm

135,516 141,478 141,484 138,663 3,147 2.3

Mining and logging

860 916 912 893 33 3.8

Construction

5,609 6,339 6,175 5,926 317 5.7

Manufacturing

11,987 12,290 12,302 12,214 227 1.9

Trade, transportation, and utilities

25,990 27,106 27,402 26,540 550 2.1

Information

2,689 2,778 2,775 2,737 48 1.8

Financial activities

7,863 8,041 8,059 8,018 155 2.0

Professional and business services

18,438 19,507 19,519 19,112 674 3.7

Education and health services

21,120 21,912 21,893 21,634 514 2.4

Leisure and hospitality

13,815 14,616 14,597 14,274 459 3.3

Other services

5,466 5,592 5,589 5,550 84 1.5

Government

21,679 22,381 22,261 21,765 86 0.4

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

 

Total nonfarm

3,175.4 3,341.9 3,359.3 3,316.2 140.8 4.4

Mining, logging, and construction

183.6 196.7 199.2 198.7 15.1 8.2

Manufacturing

256.7 263.3 263.0 263.2 6.5 2.5

Trade, transportation, and utilities

667.3 704.8 714.5 697.8 30.5 4.6

Information

82.1 81.8 81.5 82.1 0.0 0.0

Financial activities

260.6 271.7 272.2 269.3 8.7 3.3

Professional and business services

512.8 552.9 554.2 545.8 33.0 6.4

Education and health services

390.8 411.2 413.6 410.0 19.2 4.9

Leisure and hospitality

313.0 333.3 334.3 330.3 17.3 5.5

Other services

113.6 116.0 115.4 113.8 0.2 0.2

Government

394.9 410.2 411.4 405.2 10.3 2.6

Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division

 

Total nonfarm

2,227.8 2,347.4 2,360.3 2,329.9 102.1 4.6

Mining, logging, and construction

115.4 123.6 126.5 126.6 11.2 9.7

Manufacturing

163.7 166.6 166.2 166.0 2.3 1.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities

445.0 468.3 474.9 464.0 19.0 4.3

Information

68.4 68.8 68.5 69.2 0.8 1.2

Financial activities

204.9 215.1 215.0 212.4 7.5 3.7

Professional and business services

405.1 437.6 438.5 434.8 29.7 7.3

Education and health services

269.9 285.7 287.7 284.4 14.5 5.4

Leisure and hospitality

212.0 225.1 226.0 222.1 10.1 4.8

Other services

76.8 79.0 78.4 77.4 0.6 0.8

Government

266.6 277.6 278.6 273.0 6.4 2.4

Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Division

 

Total nonfarm

947.6 994.5 999.0 986.3 38.7 4.1

Mining, logging, and construction

68.2 73.1 72.7 72.1 3.9 5.7

Manufacturing

93.0 96.7 96.8 97.2 4.2 4.5

Trade, transportation, and utilities

222.3 236.5 239.6 233.8 11.5 5.2

Information

13.7 13.0 13.0 12.9 -0.8 -5.8

Financial activities

55.7 56.6 57.2 56.9 1.2 2.2

Professional and business services

107.7 115.3 115.7 111.0 3.3 3.1

Education and health services

120.9 125.5 125.9 125.6 4.7 3.9

Leisure and hospitality

101.0 108.2 108.3 108.2 7.2 7.1

Other services

36.8 37.0 37.0 36.4 -0.4 -1.1

Government

128.3 132.6 132.8 132.2 3.9 3.0

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Table 2. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry supersector, 12 largest metropolitan areas, not seasonally adjusted (numbers in thousands)
Area and Industry
 
Jan.
2014
Nov.
2015
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2015(p)
Change from
Jan. 2014 to Jan. 2015
Number Percent

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

 

Total nonfarm

2,427.2 2,559.5 2,566.7 2,531.6 104.4 4.3

Mining and logging

1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 0.0 0.0

Construction

94.5 104.6 102.3 100.1 5.6 5.9

Manufacturing

149.9 153.6 153.5 154.0 4.1 2.7

Trade, transportation, and utilities

543.0 576.8 582.2 569.1 26.1 4.8

Information

87.6 87.6 89.6 87.4 -0.2 -0.2

Financial activities

156.3 162.6 163.0 163.8 7.5 4.8

Professional and business services

441.4 472.2 472.5 462.8 21.4 4.8

Education and health services

300.2 313.6 313.9 313.1 12.9 4.3

Leisure and hospitality

241.7 263.0 264.1 258.4 16.7 6.9

Other services

92.0 96.7 96.3 95.9 3.9 4.2

Government

319.3 327.5 328.0 325.7 6.4 2.0

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH

 

Total nonfarm

2,519.4 2,628.1 2,629.8 2,568.3 48.9 1.9

Mining, logging, and construction

85.4 99.0 95.4 88.7 3.3 3.9

Manufacturing

191.7 191.7 192.5 191.3 -0.4 -0.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

409.1 421.1 429.3 417.0 7.9 1.9

Information

73.9 75.8 76.1 75.2 1.3 1.8

Financial activities

170.8 173.3 173.7 173.3 2.5 1.5

Professional and business services

428.0 449.2 446.4 437.8 9.8 2.3

Education and health services

524.8 550.4 551.0 538.2 13.4 2.6

Leisure and hospitality

232.0 246.6 245.1 233.9 1.9 0.8

Other services

96.7 101.2 100.9 100.3 3.6 3.7

Government

307.0 319.8 319.4 312.6 5.6 1.8

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

 

Total nonfarm

4,372.8 4,566.8 4,563.5 4,440.6 67.8 1.6

Mining and logging

1.2 1.6 1.4 1.2 0.0 0.0

Construction

130.6 163.5 153.0 136.0 5.4 4.1

Manufacturing

406.9 409.9 411.4 405.8 -1.1 -0.3

Trade, transportation, and utilities

893.3 929.1 944.1 907.2 13.9 1.6

Information

78.7 80.5 81.0 80.3 1.6 2.0

Financial activities

286.8 289.7 288.4 286.8 0.0 0.0

Professional and business services

763.6 809.4 803.5 776.2 12.6 1.7

Education and health services

677.1 700.0 699.7 693.8 16.7 2.5

Leisure and hospitality

409.8 431.2 431.1 418.4 8.6 2.1

Other services

190.0 192.0 192.8 191.7 1.7 0.9

Government

534.8 559.9 557.1 543.2 8.4 1.6

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

 

Total nonfarm

3,175.4 3,341.9 3,359.3 3,316.2 140.8 4.4

Mining, logging, and construction

183.6 196.7 199.2 198.7 15.1 8.2

Manufacturing

256.7 263.3 263.0 263.2 6.5 2.5

Trade, transportation, and utilities

667.3 704.8 714.5 697.8 30.5 4.6

Information

82.1 81.8 81.5 82.1 0.0 0.0

Financial activities

260.6 271.7 272.2 269.3 8.7 3.3

Professional and business services

512.8 552.9 554.2 545.8 33.0 6.4

Education and health services

390.8 411.2 413.6 410.0 19.2 4.9

Leisure and hospitality

313.0 333.3 334.3 330.3 17.3 5.5

Other services

113.6 116.0 115.4 113.8 0.2 0.2

Government

394.9 410.2 411.4 405.2 10.3 2.6

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

 

Total nonfarm

2,839.9 2,982.7 2,992.6 2,946.5 106.6 3.8

Mining and logging

106.7 113.4 115.5 114.1 7.4 6.9

Construction

191.5 209.1 208.8 205.6 14.1 7.4

Manufacturing

250.5 257.4 258.7 255.4 4.9 2.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

586.7 612.4 620.1 602.3 15.6 2.7

Information

33.1 32.7 32.6 32.7 -0.4 -1.2

Financial activities

145.1 148.8 149.3 147.4 2.3 1.6

Professional and business services

446.2 471.3 470.4 465.8 19.6 4.4

Education and health services

342.1 359.8 359.2 358.3 16.2 4.7

Leisure and hospitality

269.1 289.0 290.0 286.4 17.3 6.4

Other services

100.7 104.9 104.3 103.3 2.6 2.6

Government

368.2 383.9 383.7 375.2 7.0 1.9

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

 

Total nonfarm

5,621.1 5,844.8 5,853.1 5,769.8 148.7 2.6

Mining and logging

5.3 5.4 5.3 5.2 -0.1 -1.9

Construction

193.4 209.7 204.9 202.6 9.2 4.8

Manufacturing

521.2 525.7 524.7 523.0 1.8 0.3

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1,046.6 1,093.1 1,102.3 1,074.1 27.5 2.6

Information

222.6 225.3 224.3 218.3 -4.3 -1.9

Financial activities

320.5 326.5 328.0 326.8 6.3 2.0

Professional and business services

867.8 900.1 900.9 886.1 18.3 2.1

Education and health services

918.7 963.8 967.1 954.6 35.9 3.9

Leisure and hospitality

630.4 666.3 666.4 660.0 29.6 4.7

Other services

192.3 202.8 202.4 201.4 9.1 4.7

Government

702.3 726.1 726.8 717.7 15.4 2.2

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

 

Total nonfarm

2,383.5 2,488.0 2,500.3 2,474.9 91.4 3.8

Mining and logging

0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.0

Construction

94.7 107.6 106.4 104.0 9.3 9.8

Manufacturing

79.5 82.1 82.0 80.8 1.3 1.6

Trade, transportation, and utilities

558.4 581.1 588.6 580.3 21.9 3.9

Information

47.3 48.5 48.6 48.0 0.7 1.5

Financial activities

165.5 173.7 173.9 172.4 6.9 4.2

Professional and business services

377.1 401.4 402.8 396.6 19.5 5.2

Education and health services

349.0 365.0 367.5 364.8 15.8 4.5

Leisure and hospitality

292.8 302.4 305.7 303.4 10.6 3.6

Other services

114.6 119.3 120.3 121.2 6.6 5.8

Government

304.0 306.3 303.9 302.8 -1.2 -0.4

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA

 

Total nonfarm

8,872.4 9,293.0 9,312.8 9,052.0 179.6 2.0

Mining, logging, and construction

315.2 358.3 352.4 329.2 14.0 4.4

Manufacturing

369.1 368.4 367.8 363.8 -5.3 -1.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1,671.6 1,745.7 1,769.0 1,702.9 31.3 1.9

Information

279.3 284.9 283.6 279.7 0.4 0.1

Financial activities

743.5 752.7 752.7 746.8 3.3 0.4

Professional and business services

1,380.4 1,456.6 1,457.9 1,411.1 30.7 2.2

Education and health services

1,683.6 1,767.8 1,776.9 1,747.7 64.1 3.8

Leisure and hospitality

775.2 838.7 833.2 792.2 17.0 2.2

Other services

391.0 408.7 408.9 406.0 15.0 3.8

Government

1,263.5 1,311.2 1,310.4 1,272.6 9.1 0.7

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

 

Total nonfarm

2,721.5 2,829.1 2,831.2 2,767.4 45.9 1.7

Mining, logging, and construction

95.3 108.6 107.1 103.2 7.9 8.3

Manufacturing

178.9 179.7 181.0 180.4 1.5 0.8

Trade, transportation, and utilities

508.4 523.8 533.5 517.3 8.9 1.8

Information

46.5 46.2 46.4 45.9 -0.6 -1.3

Financial activities

201.6 204.6 205.0 206.1 4.5 2.2

Professional and business services

431.9 457.3 452.7 439.2 7.3 1.7

Education and health services

576.8 603.8 602.0 590.6 13.8 2.4

Leisure and hospitality

231.2 243.2 242.0 233.3 2.1 0.9

Other services

115.9 119.3 119.1 117.4 1.5 1.3

Government

335.0 342.6 342.4 334.0 -1.0 -0.3

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ

 

Total nonfarm

1,827.6 1,906.4 1,912.5 1,881.4 53.8 2.9

Mining and logging

3.4 3.4 3.3 3.3 -0.1 -2.9

Construction

93.8 96.9 96.7 97.3 3.5 3.7

Manufacturing

117.3 117.7 117.4 116.2 -1.1 -0.9

Trade, transportation, and utilities

361.2 378.2 383.7 370.8 9.6 2.7

Information

33.8 34.9 34.9 34.2 0.4 1.2

Financial activities

160.6 165.2 165.9 164.8 4.2 2.6

Professional and business services

301.3 319.4 320.9 314.9 13.6 4.5

Education and health services

263.4 276.4 278.3 277.2 13.8 5.2

Leisure and hospitality

194.2 203.2 202.7 201.5 7.3 3.8

Other services

63.0 66.4 66.3 68.1 5.1 8.1

Government

235.6 244.7 242.4 233.1 -2.5 -1.1

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

 

Total nonfarm

2,124.4 2,237.0 2,244.2 2,205.1 80.7 3.8

Mining and logging

0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8 -0.1 -11.1

Construction

94.4 104.7 100.7 100.8 6.4 6.8

Manufacturing

118.6 122.9 122.6 122.3 3.7 3.1

Trade, transportation, and utilities

351.2 367.2 372.8 358.8 7.6 2.2

Information

75.0 79.6 80.0 79.7 4.7 6.3

Financial activities

125.7 128.0 128.7 128.1 2.4 1.9

Professional and business services

427.4 458.8 461.9 455.1 27.7 6.5

Education and health services

315.9 329.2 328.8 325.1 9.2 2.9

Leisure and hospitality

236.4 254.6 256.8 247.6 11.2 4.7

Other services

80.0 83.8 83.9 82.9 2.9 3.6

Government

298.9 307.3 307.1 303.9 5.0 1.7

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV

 

Total nonfarm

3,050.7 3,158.7 3,156.3 3,097.0 46.3 1.5

Mining, logging, and construction

142.0 151.2 147.9 146.4 4.4 3.1

Manufacturing

49.6 50.0 49.8 49.1 -0.5 -1.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

391.8 409.1 416.2 399.3 7.5 1.9

Information

78.0 76.1 76.6 76.4 -1.6 -2.1

Financial activities

150.8 151.4 150.8 148.8 -2.0 -1.3

Professional and business services

691.8 710.4 707.5 702.2 10.4 1.5

Education and health services

399.8 416.3 416.0 408.4 8.6 2.2

Leisure and hospitality

280.1 300.3 299.2 289.4 9.3 3.3

Other services

190.2 194.6 194.0 192.0 1.8 0.9

Government

676.6 699.3 698.3 685.0 8.4 1.2

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Dallas-Fort Worth Area Employment — January 2015

Total nonfarm employment in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Statistical Area stood at 3,316,200 in January 2015, up 140,800 over the year, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. From January 2014 to January 2015, local nonfarm employment rose 4.4 percent, well above the national increase of 2.3 percent. Regional Commissioner Stanley W. Suchman noted that among the 12 largest metropolitan areas in the country, Dallas ranked first in the rate of job growth and third in the number of jobs added. (See chart 1 and table 1; the Technical Note at the end of this release contains the metropolitan area definitions. All data in this release are not seasonally adjusted; accordingly, over-the-year analysis is used throughout.)

 Chart 1. Total nonfarm employment, over-the-year net change in the Dallas metropolitan area and its divisions, January 2010–January 2015

The Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Statistical Area consists of two metropolitan divisions – separately identifiable employment centers within the larger metropolitan area. The Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan Division, which accounted for 70 percent of the area workforce, added 102,100 jobs from January a year ago, a gain of 4.6 percent. The Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Division, which accounted for the remaining 30 percent of the area workforce, added 38,700 jobs during the 12-month period, a 4.1-percent increase.

Industry employment

Professional and business services registered the largest annual gain among the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington supersectors, adding 33,000 jobs, a 6.4-percent rise since January 2014; nationally, employment was up 3.7 percent in this supersector. (See table 1 and chart 2.) Local growth in this industry was particularly strong in the employment services industry which gained 11,900 jobs over the year, an 11.2-percent increase.

Trade, transportation, and utilities, the metropolitan area’s largest supersector, added 30,500 jobs from January 2014. The local rate of job growth, at 4.6 percent, was more than twice the national rate of 2.1 percent. Locally, industry employment growth was bolstered by expansion in each of the three subsectors, led by the addition of 10,600 wholesale trade jobs. Transportation and utilities added 10,400 jobs and retailers added 9,500 jobs during the period.

The Dallas area’s education and health services supersector added 19,200 jobs, a 4.9-percent gain over the year. Nationwide, industry employment rose 2.4 percent during the same period.

Employment in leisure and hospitality rose 17,300 from January 2014, an increase of 5.5 percent. This industry expanded at a 7.1-percent pace in Fort Worth-Arlington and 4.8-percent pace in Dallas-Plano-Irving. Nationwide, leisure and hospitality employment rose 3.3 percent during the period.

 Chart 2. Total nonfarm and selected industry supersector employment, over-the-year percent change, United States and the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolitan area, January 2015

The mining, logging, and construction sector added 15,100 jobs locally, an 8.2-percent gain over the year. Growth in this industry was strong in both metropolitan divisions as employment in Dallas-Plano-Irving registered a 9.7-percent rise and Fort Worth-Arlington experienced a 5.7-percent increase.

Three other local supersectors recorded employment gains of at least 6,500 from January 2014: government (10,300); financial activities (8,700); and manufacturing (6,500). Within the financial activities industry, most of the over-the-year expansion occurred in the Dallas-Plano-Irving metropolitan division which added 7,500 jobs, a 3.7-percent increase. Nearly two-thirds of the local manufacturing employment growth occurred in the Fort Worth-Arlington division, which added 4,200 jobs, a 4.5-percent rise since January 2014.

Twelve largest metropolitan areas

Dallas was 1 of the nation’s 12 largest metropolitan statistical areas in January 2015. All 12 areas experienced over-the-year job growth during the period, with 7 exceeding the national average of 2.3 percent. The fastest rate of job growth was registered in Dallas, up 4.4 percent, followed by Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, up 4.3 percent. The slowest rates of job growth were in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria (1.5 percent) and Chicago-Naperville-Elgin (1.6 percent). (See chart 3 and table 2.)

 Chart 3. Total nonfarm employment, over-the-year percent change, United States and 12 largest metropolitan areas, January 2015

The New York-Newark-Jersey City area added the largest number of jobs, 179,600. Employment in both Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim and Dallas increased by over 140,000. Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington recorded the smallest employment gain over the year, up 45,900, followed by Washington, up 46,300.

Education and health services registered the largest over-the-year employment gains in 6 of the 12 metropolitan areas from January a year ago–Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, and Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale. Professional and business services added the most jobs in four areas—Dallas, Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, and Washington.

Government recorded the largest over-the-year loss of jobs in three areas–Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, Philadelphia, and Phoenix. Manufacturing lost the most jobs in two areas–Chicago and New York. Dallas was the only area to experience no annual job losses in any supersector.

Metropolitan area employment data for February 2015 are scheduled to be released on Friday, March 27, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. (ET).

Changes to Current Employment Statistics Data

Effective with the release of January 2015 data, nonfarm payroll employment estimates for states, metropolitan areas, and metropolitan divisions were revised to reflect 2014 benchmark levels. For more information on benchmark procedures, see www.bls.gov/web/empsit/cesbmart.htm.

Revised metropolitan area and metropolitan division delineations were also implemented with the release of January 2015 data. The revised delineations were issued by the Office of Management and Budget for solely statistical purposes through Bulletin No. 13-01 on February 28, 2013, based on the application of updated statistical standards to U.S. Census Bureau population and journey-to-work data.

Note that Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, Ariz., replaces Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, Mich., in the 12 largest metropolitan statistical areas discussion based on annual estimates of population change by the U.S. Census Bureau. For further information, see www.census.gov/popest/data/metro/totals/2013/index.html.


Technical Note

This release presents nonfarm payroll employment estimates from the Current Employment Statistics (CES) program. The CES survey is a Federal-State cooperative endeavor between State employment security agencies and the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Definitions. Employment data refer to persons on establishment payrolls who receive pay for any part of the pay period that includes the 12th of the month. Persons are counted at their place of work rather than at their place of residence; those appearing on more than one payroll are counted on each payroll. Industries are classified on the basis of their principal activity in accordance with the 2007 version of the North American Industry Classification System.

Method of estimation. The employment data are estimated using a "link relative" technique in which a ratio (link relative) of current-month employment to that of the previous month is computed from a sample of establishments reporting for both months. The estimates of employment for the current month are obtained by multiplying the estimates for the previous month by these ratios. Small-domain models are used as the official estimators for the approximately 39 percent of CES published series which have insufficient sample for direct sample-based estimates.

Annual revisions. Employment estimates are adjusted annually to a complete count of jobs, called benchmarks, derived principally from tax reports that are submitted by employers who are covered under state unemployment insurance (UI) laws. The benchmark information is used to adjust the monthly estimates between the new benchmark and the preceding one and also to establish the level of employment for the new benchmark month. Thus, the benchmarking process establishes the level of employment, and the sample is used to measure the month-to-month changes in the level for the subsequent months.

Reliability of the estimates. The estimates presented in this release are based on sample surveys, administrative data, and modeling and, thus, are subject to sampling and other types of errors. Sampling error is a measure of sampling variability—that is, variation that occurs by chance because a sample rather than the entire population is surveyed. Survey data also are subject to nonsampling errors, such as those which can be introduced into the data collection and processing operations. Estimates not directly derived from sample surveys are subject to additional errors resulting from the specific estimation processes used. The sums of individual items may not always equal the totals shown in the same tables because of rounding.

Employment estimates. Measures of sampling error are available for state CES data at the total nonfarm and supersector level and for metropolitan area CES data. Information on recent benchmark revisions for states is available on the BLS Web site at www.bls.gov/sae/.

Area definitions. The substate area data published in this release reflect the standards and definitions established by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget on December 1, 2009. A detailed list of geographic definitions is available at www.bls.gov/lau/lausmsa.htm.

The Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Statistical Area includes Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Hood, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Parker, Rockwall, Somervell, Tarrant, and Wise Counties in Texas.

Additional information

More complete information on the technical procedures used to develop these estimates and additional data appear in Employment and Earnings, which is available online at www.bls.gov/opub/ee/home.htm. Industry employment data for states and metropolitan areas from the Current Employment Statistics program are also available in the above mentioned news releases and from the Internet at www.bls.gov/sae/.

Information in this release will be made available to sensory impaired individuals upon request. Voice phone: 202-691-5200; Federal Relay Service: 1-800-877-8339.

Table 1. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry supersector, U.S. and Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolitan area and its components, not seasonally adjusted (numbers in thousands)
Area and Industry
 
Jan.
2014
Nov.
2015
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2015(p)
Change from Jan.
2014 to Jan. 2015
Number Percent

U.S.

 

Total nonfarm

135,516 141,478 141,484 138,663 3,147 2.3

Mining and logging

860 916 912 893 33 3.8

Construction

5,609 6,339 6,175 5,926 317 5.7

Manufacturing

11,987 12,290 12,302 12,214 227 1.9

Trade, transportation, and utilities

25,990 27,106 27,402 26,540 550 2.1

Information

2,689 2,778 2,775 2,737 48 1.8

Financial activities

7,863 8,041 8,059 8,018 155 2.0

Professional and business services

18,438 19,507 19,519 19,112 674 3.7

Education and health services

21,120 21,912 21,893 21,634 514 2.4

Leisure and hospitality

13,815 14,616 14,597 14,274 459 3.3

Other services

5,466 5,592 5,589 5,550 84 1.5

Government

21,679 22,381 22,261 21,765 86 0.4

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area

 

Total nonfarm

3,175.4 3,341.9 3,359.3 3,316.2 140.8 4.4

Mining, logging, and construction

183.6 196.7 199.2 198.7 15.1 8.2

Manufacturing

256.7 263.3 263.0 263.2 6.5 2.5

Trade, transportation, and utilities

667.3 704.8 714.5 697.8 30.5 4.6

Information

82.1 81.8 81.5 82.1 0.0 0.0

Financial activities

260.6 271.7 272.2 269.3 8.7 3.3

Professional and business services

512.8 552.9 554.2 545.8 33.0 6.4

Education and health services

390.8 411.2 413.6 410.0 19.2 4.9

Leisure and hospitality

313.0 333.3 334.3 330.3 17.3 5.5

Other services

113.6 116.0 115.4 113.8 0.2 0.2

Government

394.9 410.2 411.4 405.2 10.3 2.6

Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division

 

Total nonfarm

2,227.8 2,347.4 2,360.3 2,329.9 102.1 4.6

Mining, logging, and construction

115.4 123.6 126.5 126.6 11.2 9.7

Manufacturing

163.7 166.6 166.2 166.0 2.3 1.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities

445.0 468.3 474.9 464.0 19.0 4.3

Information

68.4 68.8 68.5 69.2 0.8 1.2

Financial activities

204.9 215.1 215.0 212.4 7.5 3.7

Professional and business services

405.1 437.6 438.5 434.8 29.7 7.3

Education and health services

269.9 285.7 287.7 284.4 14.5 5.4

Leisure and hospitality

212.0 225.1 226.0 222.1 10.1 4.8

Other services

76.8 79.0 78.4 77.4 0.6 0.8

Government

266.6 277.6 278.6 273.0 6.4 2.4

Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Division

 

Total nonfarm

947.6 994.5 999.0 986.3 38.7 4.1

Mining, logging, and construction

68.2 73.1 72.7 72.1 3.9 5.7

Manufacturing

93.0 96.7 96.8 97.2 4.2 4.5

Trade, transportation, and utilities

222.3 236.5 239.6 233.8 11.5 5.2

Information

13.7 13.0 13.0 12.9 -0.8 -5.8

Financial activities

55.7 56.6 57.2 56.9 1.2 2.2

Professional and business services

107.7 115.3 115.7 111.0 3.3 3.1

Education and health services

120.9 125.5 125.9 125.6 4.7 3.9

Leisure and hospitality

101.0 108.2 108.3 108.2 7.2 7.1

Other services

36.8 37.0 37.0 36.4 -0.4 -1.1

Government

128.3 132.6 132.8 132.2 3.9 3.0

(p) preliminary 


 

Table 2. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry supersector, 12 largest metropolitan areas, not seasonally adjusted (numbers in thousands)
Area and Industry
 
Jan.
2014
Nov.
2015
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2015(p)
Change from
Jan. 2014 to Jan. 2015
Number Percent

Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA

 

Total nonfarm

2,427.2 2,559.5 2,566.7 2,531.6 104.4 4.3

Mining and logging

1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 0.0 0.0

Construction

94.5 104.6 102.3 100.1 5.6 5.9

Manufacturing

149.9 153.6 153.5 154.0 4.1 2.7

Trade, transportation, and utilities

543.0 576.8 582.2 569.1 26.1 4.8

Information

87.6 87.6 89.6 87.4 -0.2 -0.2

Financial activities

156.3 162.6 163.0 163.8 7.5 4.8

Professional and business services

441.4 472.2 472.5 462.8 21.4 4.8

Education and health services

300.2 313.6 313.9 313.1 12.9 4.3

Leisure and hospitality

241.7 263.0 264.1 258.4 16.7 6.9

Other services

92.0 96.7 96.3 95.9 3.9 4.2

Government

319.3 327.5 328.0 325.7 6.4 2.0

Boston-Cambridge-Nashua, MA-NH

 

Total nonfarm

2,519.4 2,628.1 2,629.8 2,568.3 48.9 1.9

Mining, logging, and construction

85.4 99.0 95.4 88.7 3.3 3.9

Manufacturing

191.7 191.7 192.5 191.3 -0.4 -0.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

409.1 421.1 429.3 417.0 7.9 1.9

Information

73.9 75.8 76.1 75.2 1.3 1.8

Financial activities

170.8 173.3 173.7 173.3 2.5 1.5

Professional and business services

428.0 449.2 446.4 437.8 9.8 2.3

Education and health services

524.8 550.4 551.0 538.2 13.4 2.6

Leisure and hospitality

232.0 246.6 245.1 233.9 1.9 0.8

Other services

96.7 101.2 100.9 100.3 3.6 3.7

Government

307.0 319.8 319.4 312.6 5.6 1.8

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI

 

Total nonfarm

4,372.8 4,566.8 4,563.5 4,440.6 67.8 1.6

Mining and logging

1.2 1.6 1.4 1.2 0.0 0.0

Construction

130.6 163.5 153.0 136.0 5.4 4.1

Manufacturing

406.9 409.9 411.4 405.8 -1.1 -0.3

Trade, transportation, and utilities

893.3 929.1 944.1 907.2 13.9 1.6

Information

78.7 80.5 81.0 80.3 1.6 2.0

Financial activities

286.8 289.7 288.4 286.8 0.0 0.0

Professional and business services

763.6 809.4 803.5 776.2 12.6 1.7

Education and health services

677.1 700.0 699.7 693.8 16.7 2.5

Leisure and hospitality

409.8 431.2 431.1 418.4 8.6 2.1

Other services

190.0 192.0 192.8 191.7 1.7 0.9

Government

534.8 559.9 557.1 543.2 8.4 1.6

Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

 

Total nonfarm

3,175.4 3,341.9 3,359.3 3,316.2 140.8 4.4

Mining, logging, and construction

183.6 196.7 199.2 198.7 15.1 8.2

Manufacturing

256.7 263.3 263.0 263.2 6.5 2.5

Trade, transportation, and utilities

667.3 704.8 714.5 697.8 30.5 4.6

Information

82.1 81.8 81.5 82.1 0.0 0.0

Financial activities

260.6 271.7 272.2 269.3 8.7 3.3

Professional and business services

512.8 552.9 554.2 545.8 33.0 6.4

Education and health services

390.8 411.2 413.6 410.0 19.2 4.9

Leisure and hospitality

313.0 333.3 334.3 330.3 17.3 5.5

Other services

113.6 116.0 115.4 113.8 0.2 0.2

Government

394.9 410.2 411.4 405.2 10.3 2.6

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX

 

Total nonfarm

2,839.9 2,982.7 2,992.6 2,946.5 106.6 3.8

Mining and logging

106.7 113.4 115.5 114.1 7.4 6.9

Construction

191.5 209.1 208.8 205.6 14.1 7.4

Manufacturing

250.5 257.4 258.7 255.4 4.9 2.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

586.7 612.4 620.1 602.3 15.6 2.7

Information

33.1 32.7 32.6 32.7 -0.4 -1.2

Financial activities

145.1 148.8 149.3 147.4 2.3 1.6

Professional and business services

446.2 471.3 470.4 465.8 19.6 4.4

Education and health services

342.1 359.8 359.2 358.3 16.2 4.7

Leisure and hospitality

269.1 289.0 290.0 286.4 17.3 6.4

Other services

100.7 104.9 104.3 103.3 2.6 2.6

Government

368.2 383.9 383.7 375.2 7.0 1.9

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA

 

Total nonfarm

5,621.1 5,844.8 5,853.1 5,769.8 148.7 2.6

Mining and logging

5.3 5.4 5.3 5.2 -0.1 -1.9

Construction

193.4 209.7 204.9 202.6 9.2 4.8

Manufacturing

521.2 525.7 524.7 523.0 1.8 0.3

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1,046.6 1,093.1 1,102.3 1,074.1 27.5 2.6

Information

222.6 225.3 224.3 218.3 -4.3 -1.9

Financial activities

320.5 326.5 328.0 326.8 6.3 2.0

Professional and business services

867.8 900.1 900.9 886.1 18.3 2.1

Education and health services

918.7 963.8 967.1 954.6 35.9 3.9

Leisure and hospitality

630.4 666.3 666.4 660.0 29.6 4.7

Other services

192.3 202.8 202.4 201.4 9.1 4.7

Government

702.3 726.1 726.8 717.7 15.4 2.2

Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL

 

Total nonfarm

2,383.5 2,488.0 2,500.3 2,474.9 91.4 3.8

Mining and logging

0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.0

Construction

94.7 107.6 106.4 104.0 9.3 9.8

Manufacturing

79.5 82.1 82.0 80.8 1.3 1.6

Trade, transportation, and utilities

558.4 581.1 588.6 580.3 21.9 3.9

Information

47.3 48.5 48.6 48.0 0.7 1.5

Financial activities

165.5 173.7 173.9 172.4 6.9 4.2

Professional and business services

377.1 401.4 402.8 396.6 19.5 5.2

Education and health services

349.0 365.0 367.5 364.8 15.8 4.5

Leisure and hospitality

292.8 302.4 305.7 303.4 10.6 3.6

Other services

114.6 119.3 120.3 121.2 6.6 5.8

Government

304.0 306.3 303.9 302.8 -1.2 -0.4

New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA

 

Total nonfarm

8,872.4 9,293.0 9,312.8 9,052.0 179.6 2.0

Mining, logging, and construction

315.2 358.3 352.4 329.2 14.0 4.4

Manufacturing

369.1 368.4 367.8 363.8 -5.3 -1.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1,671.6 1,745.7 1,769.0 1,702.9 31.3 1.9

Information

279.3 284.9 283.6 279.7 0.4 0.1

Financial activities

743.5 752.7 752.7 746.8 3.3 0.4

Professional and business services

1,380.4 1,456.6 1,457.9 1,411.1 30.7 2.2

Education and health services

1,683.6 1,767.8 1,776.9 1,747.7 64.1 3.8

Leisure and hospitality

775.2 838.7 833.2 792.2 17.0 2.2

Other services

391.0 408.7 408.9 406.0 15.0 3.8

Government

1,263.5 1,311.2 1,310.4 1,272.6 9.1 0.7

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

 

Total nonfarm

2,721.5 2,829.1 2,831.2 2,767.4 45.9 1.7

Mining, logging, and construction

95.3 108.6 107.1 103.2 7.9 8.3

Manufacturing

178.9 179.7 181.0 180.4 1.5 0.8

Trade, transportation, and utilities

508.4 523.8 533.5 517.3 8.9 1.8

Information

46.5 46.2 46.4 45.9 -0.6 -1.3

Financial activities

201.6 204.6 205.0 206.1 4.5 2.2

Professional and business services

431.9 457.3 452.7 439.2 7.3 1.7

Education and health services

576.8 603.8 602.0 590.6 13.8 2.4

Leisure and hospitality

231.2 243.2 242.0 233.3 2.1 0.9

Other services

115.9 119.3 119.1 117.4 1.5 1.3

Government

335.0 342.6 342.4 334.0 -1.0 -0.3

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ

 

Total nonfarm

1,827.6 1,906.4 1,912.5 1,881.4 53.8 2.9

Mining and logging

3.4 3.4 3.3 3.3 -0.1 -2.9

Construction

93.8 96.9 96.7 97.3 3.5 3.7

Manufacturing

117.3 117.7 117.4 116.2 -1.1 -0.9

Trade, transportation, and utilities

361.2 378.2 383.7 370.8 9.6 2.7

Information

33.8 34.9 34.9 34.2 0.4 1.2

Financial activities

160.6 165.2 165.9 164.8 4.2 2.6

Professional and business services

301.3 319.4 320.9 314.9 13.6 4.5

Education and health services

263.4 276.4 278.3 277.2 13.8 5.2

Leisure and hospitality

194.2 203.2 202.7 201.5 7.3 3.8

Other services

63.0 66.4 66.3 68.1 5.1 8.1

Government

235.6 244.7 242.4 233.1 -2.5 -1.1

San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA

 

Total nonfarm

2,124.4 2,237.0 2,244.2 2,205.1 80.7 3.8

Mining and logging

0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8 -0.1 -11.1

Construction

94.4 104.7 100.7 100.8 6.4 6.8

Manufacturing

118.6 122.9 122.6 122.3 3.7 3.1

Trade, transportation, and utilities

351.2 367.2 372.8 358.8 7.6 2.2

Information

75.0 79.6 80.0 79.7 4.7 6.3

Financial activities

125.7 128.0 128.7 128.1 2.4 1.9

Professional and business services

427.4 458.8 461.9 455.1 27.7 6.5

Education and health services

315.9 329.2 328.8 325.1 9.2 2.9

Leisure and hospitality

236.4 254.6 256.8 247.6 11.2 4.7

Other services

80.0 83.8 83.9 82.9 2.9 3.6

Government

298.9 307.3 307.1 303.9 5.0 1.7

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV

 

Total nonfarm

3,050.7 3,158.7 3,156.3 3,097.0 46.3 1.5

Mining, logging, and construction

142.0 151.2 147.9 146.4 4.4 3.1

Manufacturing

49.6 50.0 49.8 49.1 -0.5 -1.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities

391.8 409.1 416.2 399.3 7.5 1.9

Information

78.0 76.1 76.6 76.4 -1.6 -2.1

Financial activities

150.8 151.4 150.8 148.8 -2.0 -1.3

Professional and business services

691.8 710.4 707.5 702.2 10.4 1.5

Education and health services

399.8 416.3 416.0 408.4 8.6 2.2

Leisure and hospitality

280.1 300.3 299.2 289.4 9.3 3.3

Other services

190.2 194.6 194.0 192.0 1.8 0.9

Government

676.6 699.3 698.3 685.0 8.4 1.2

(p) preliminary

Last Modified Date: Thursday, March 26, 2015