Economic Updates - Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas http://www.dallasfed.org/rss/ en-us http://www.dallasfed.org/ Dallas Fed Logo http://www.dallasfed.org/~/media/Images/img/logo_gray http://www.dallasfed.org/rss/ Texas Weekly Employment Estimate https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/twee Fri, 11 Jun 2021 12:59:00 EST The Texas Weekly Employment Estimate (TWEE), drawing on high-frequency data, provides a timely indicator of job growth in the state of Texas. Weekly Economic Index https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/wei Thu, 10 Jun 2021 10:30:00 EST The WEI is currently 10.01 percent, scaled to four-quarter GDP growth, for the week ended June 5 and 11.24 percent for May 29. Texas Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/tei/2021/tei2105 Tue, 25 May 2021 11:57:00 EST The Texas economic recovery showed mixed signs in April as payroll growth softened but most other indicators of activity posted solid gains. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2021/rps210521 Fri, 21 May 2021 11:00:00 EST The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 71.1 percent in the RPS for the week of May 9–15, down from the estimate of 71.8 percent for the week of April 11–17. Texas Employment Forecast https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/forecast/2021/emp210521 Fri, 21 May 2021 15:01:00 EST Texas employment growth decelerated to a 1.3 percent annualized rate in April after increasing by a revised 12.3 percent in March. Energy Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/energy/indicators/2021/en2103 Mon, 10 May 2021 13:28:00 EST Natural gas prices increased modestly in April after falling from February highs that were driven by Winter Storm Uri. The freezing temperatures slowed natural gas exports, pushing up heating and electricity demand—including from coal—and contributed to a historic spike in electricity prices in Texas. Austin Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/aus/2021/aus2104 Thu, 06 May 2021 12:49:00 EST The Austin economy accelerated in March. The Austin Business-Cycle Index grew at a robust rate, the unemployment rate declined, and first-quarter jobs were healthy in most sectors. Output Growth Slows; Outlook Improves Further https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/update/mex/2021/2103 Thu, 06 May 2021 16:54:00 EST The latest data available show continued improvement in employment and industrial production, although exports and retail sales weakened based on a three-month moving average. The peso lost ground against the dollar in March, and inflation increased. Houston Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/hou/2021/hou2105 Thu, 29 Apr 2021 17:59:00 EST Houston’s recovery accelerated sharply in March as payroll jobs recovered from the February freeze, and the state reopened fully. Manufacturing activity saw the strongest growth in over two years, and the health care jobs recovery was nearly complete, in aggregate. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2021/rps210423 Fri, 23 Apr 2021 11:00:00 EST The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 71.8 percent in the RPS for the week of April 11–17, little changed from the revised estimate of 71.9 percent for the week of March 14–20. San Antonio Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/sa/2021/sa2104 Fri, 23 Apr 2021 11:30:00 EST The San Antonio Business-Cycle Index strengthened in March as first-quarter jobs posted robust performance, and the unemployment rate ticked down. Dallas-Fort Worth Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/dfw/2021/dfw2104 Fri, 23 Apr 2021 17:00:00 EST The DFW economic recovery gained momentum in March as payrolls grew robustly, the unemployment rate dipped, and the Dallas and Fort Worth business-cycle indexes climbed. El Paso Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/ep/2021/ep2105 Wed, 21 Apr 2021 13:03:00 EST While still not fully recovered from the COVID-19 pandemic, the El Paso economy grew in March at its quickest pace since June 2020. Energy Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/energy/indicators/2021/en2102 Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:06:00 EST Recent indicators point to an overall improved oil and gas outlook for the U.S. Activity in U.S. oil fields improved, oil prices held comfortably above levels needed to drill new wells for most producers, and industry employment losses slowed in February. Texas Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/tei/2021/tei2104 Mon, 19 Apr 2021 13:00:00 EST The Texas economic recovery picked up in March as payrolls grew robustly and the unemployment rate was flat. The Texas Business-Cycle Index grew for the 10th month in a row. Texas Employment Forecast https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/forecast/2021/emp210416 Fri, 16 Apr 2021 13:30:00 EST Texas employment surged 11.3 percent annualized in March after declining a revised 1.4 percent in February. The Texas Leading Index increased for the eleventh consecutive month, suggesting continued growth over the next three to six months. Houston Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/hou/2021/hou2104 Wed, 14 Apr 2021 09:00:00 EST High-frequency data through March indicate continued recovery in Houston. Housing markets are very tight with elevated sales, low inventories, and rising input and selling prices for both new and existing homes. Economic Recovery Continues; Outlook Improves https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/update/mex/2021/2102 Tue, 06 Apr 2021 13:33:00 EST The latest data available show employment, industrial production and retail sales grew, but exports fell. Inflation increased, and the peso lost ground against the dollar. Dallas-Fort Worth Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/dfw/2021/dfw2103 Tue, 06 Apr 2021 08:33:00 EST DFW economic growth waned in February in part due to Winter Storm Uri that brought economic activity to nearly a standstill for about a week. Austin Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/aus/2021/aus2103 Thu, 01 Apr 2021 14:41:00 EST The Austin economy continued to expand in February, albeit at a slower pace. The Austin Business-Cycle Index grew at a moderate clip. El Paso Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/ep/2021/ep2104 Thu, 01 Apr 2021 17:28:00 EST El Paso’s economy grew in February after stagnating a month earlier. Payrolls expanded, and the metro’s business-cycle index rose, though both remained below prepandemic levels. Mobility and Engagement Index https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/mei Wed, 31 Mar 2021 11:32:00 EST The Dallas Fed Mobility and Engagement Index summarizes the information in seven different variables based on geolocation data collected from a large sample of mobile devices to gain insight into the economic impact of the pandemic. Southern New Mexico Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/snm/2021/snm2101 Wed, 31 Mar 2021 15:22:00 EST New Mexico and Las Cruces payrolls saw monthly job gains but remained down from year-ago levels due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Southern New Mexico Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/snm Wed, 31 Mar 2021 20:14:00 EST Southern New Mexico Economic Indicators is a quarterly web publication of key economic indicators that offers a snapshot of the Southern New Mexico economy. Texas Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/tei/2021/tei2103 Tue, 30 Mar 2021 16:18:00 EST The Texas economic recovery showed signs of slowing in February as payrolls contracted and the unemployment rate rose. Texas Employment Forecast https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/forecast/2021/emp210326 Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:38:00 EST Texas employment declined 1.8 percent annualized in February after increasing a revised 4.5 percent in January. The Texas Leading Index increased for the tenth consecutive month, suggesting continued growth over the next three to six months. Dallas-Fort Worth Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/dfw/2021/dfw2102 Thu, 25 Mar 2021 14:42:00 EST Dallas–Fort Worth’s economic recovery stayed on track in January. Job growth continued for the ninth straight month and unemployment dipped. Houston Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/hou/2021/hou2103 Mon, 22 Mar 2021 19:00:00 EST COVID statistics for Houston have been improving since mid-January and, despite the chilling effects of Winter Storm Uri, high-frequency barometers of economic activity like mobility and restaurant demand indicate that the local economy has been picking up steam. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2021/rps210319 Fri, 19 Mar 2021 11:00:00 EST The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 70.9 percent in the RPS for the week of March 14–20, up sharply from the estimate of 68.6 percent for the week of Feb. 7–13. El Paso Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/ep/2021/ep2103 Thu, 18 Mar 2021 14:30:00 EST Employment slumped despite a slowing in COVID-19 deaths and hospitalizations and strengthening vaccination efforts throughout the metro. San Antonio Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/sa/2021/sa2103 Thu, 18 Mar 2021 15:00:00 EST The San Antonio Business-Cycle Index weakened slightly in January. While the unemployment rate ticked down, jobs contracted. Texas Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/tei/2021/tei2102 Tue, 16 Mar 2021 14:59:00 EST The Texas economy showed signs of a slowing expansion in January as payroll employment growth softened and unemployment claims remained elevated. Texas Employment Forecast https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/forecast/2021/emp210315 Mon, 15 Mar 2021 12:21:00 EST Texas employment grew 3.8 percent annualized in January after increasing a revised 6.2 percent in December. The Texas Leading Index increased for the ninth consecutive month, suggesting continued growth over the next three to six months. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2021/rps210219 Fri, 19 Feb 2021 11:00:00 EST The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 68.6 percent in the RPS for the week of Feb. 7–13, unchanged from the estimate for the week of Jan. 10–16. Mexico’s Economic Growth Slows in Fourth Quarter https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/update/mex/2021/2101 Mon, 08 Feb 2021 16:18:00 EST The latest data available show industrial production, retail sales, exports and employment increased, while inflation fell. The peso was stable against the dollar in January. Austin Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/aus/2021/aus2102 Thu, 04 Feb 2021 12:12:00 EST The Austin economy expanded in December as strong job growth and a lower unemployment rate boosted the Austin Business-Cycle Index. Houston Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/hou/2021/hou2102 Wed, 03 Feb 2021 15:34:00 EST Recent indicators continue to portray an ongoing recovery hampered by the second wave of coronavirus infections. El Paso Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/ep/2021/ep2102 Wed, 03 Feb 2021 16:18:00 EST The El Paso Business-Cycle Index signaled further expansion in the metro, though total nonfarm job growth was flat in December. San Antonio Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/sa/2021/sa2102 Tue, 02 Feb 2021 14:21:00 EST After contracting in November, the San Antonio Business-Cycle Index rose in December as unemployment and job numbers improved. Dallas-Fort Worth Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/dfw/2021/dfw2101 Tue, 02 Feb 2021 15:51:00 EST Dallas–Fort Worth’s economic recovery gained some momentum in December, following softening in the previous month. Texas Employment Forecast https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/forecast/2021/emp210129 Fri, 29 Jan 2021 12:10:00 EST Texas employment grew an annualized 7.1 percent in December after increasing a revised 5.2 percent in November. Jobs had been rising since May, but they still ended the year down 4.5 percent from December 2019. Texas Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/tei/2021/tei2101 Tue, 26 Jan 2021 14:31:00 EST The Texas economy showed signs of growth in December as payroll employment strengthened and the unemployment rate inched down. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2021/rps210122 Fri, 22 Jan 2021 11:00:00 EST The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 68.6 percent in the RPS for the week of Jan.10–16, unchanged from the estimate for the week of Dec. 6–12. Energy Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/energy/indicators/2021/en2101 Fri, 22 Jan 2021 16:20:00 EST Oil prices increased in December and early January. Executives responding to the Dallas Fed Energy Survey see West Texas Intermediate crude (WTI) prices staying near to or above breakeven levels for drilling new wells this year and are budgeting based on WTI in the low-to-mid $40s. Houston Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/hou/2021/hou2101 Wed, 13 Jan 2021 15:34:00 EST Economic indicators for Houston were mixed heading into the end of 2020. Houstonians left home to engage in economic activity less frequently in December, likely due in part to the combined effects of the holidays and the worsening pandemic. Austin Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/aus/2021/aus2101 Fri, 08 Jan 2021 10:09:00 EST The Austin economy slowed in November as the Austin Business-Cycle Index decelerated due to an increase in the unemployment rate El Paso Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/ep/2021/ep2101 Wed, 06 Jan 2021 10:00:00 EST The El Paso economy continued to expand in November, but growth slowed compared with previous months. San Antonio Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/sa/2021/sa2101 Wed, 06 Jan 2021 12:21:00 EST In November 2020, the San Antonio Business-Cycle Index contracted following its rebound in October. Overall, the pattern suggests a sharp slowing in the recovery since August. Dallas-Fort Worth Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/dfw/2020/dfw2012 Thu, 31 Dec 2020 11:30:00 EST Dallas–Fort Worth’s economic recovery waned in November, following strong growth in October. Mexico’s Economy Rebounds; Outlook Revised Up https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/update/mex/2020/2012 Mon, 21 Dec 2020 14:08:00 EST The latest data available show continued improvement as industrial production, employment, exports and retail sales increased. Texas Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/tei/2020/tei2012 Mon, 21 Dec 2020 14:44:00 EST The Texas economy showed signs of waning growth in November as payroll employment increases slowed and unemployment claims remained elevated. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2020/rps201218 Fri, 18 Dec 2020 11:00:00 EST The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 68.6 percent in the RPS for the week of Dec. 6–12, a decrease relative to the estimate of 69.9 percent for the week of Nov. 8–14. Texas Employment Forecast https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/forecast/2020/emp201280 Fri, 18 Dec 2020 15:00:00 EST Texas employment grew 4.0 percent annualized in November after increasing a slightly revised 10.9 percent in October. While jobs have increased since May, they are still down sharply from December 2019. Energy Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/energy/indicators/2020/en2009 Fri, 11 Dec 2020 10:21:00 EST U.S. oil and gas employment ticked up in November—the first improvement since February. Benchmark natural gas prices were up in November, as were U.S. gas exports. Houston Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/hou/2020/hou2012 Wed, 09 Dec 2020 14:00:00 EST Local employment data show further improvement in October, though Houston continued to lag the rest of Texas due to weakness in the energy sector. Austin Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/aus/2020/aus2012 Mon, 07 Dec 2020 14:32:00 EST The Austin economy continued to recover in October. The Austin Business-Cycle Index accelerated as recent job growth was positive in most industries, and the unemployment rate declined. Dallas-Fort Worth Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/dfw/2020/dfw2011 Fri, 04 Dec 2020 14:46:00 EST Dallas–Fort Worth’s recovery from the economic effects of COVID-19 progressed further in October. Payrolls expanded broadly, unemployment dipped and the Dallas and Fort Worth business-cycle indexes rose. El Paso Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/ep/2020/ep2011 Fri, 04 Dec 2020 14:53:00 EST El Paso’s economic recovery resumed in October after faltering in September. The El Paso Business-Cycle Index picked up thanks to monthly payroll gains, largely within the professional and business services sector. San Antonio Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/sa/2020/sa2012 Tue, 01 Dec 2020 14:32:00 EST In October, the San Antonio Business-Cycle Index rebounded from its decline in September. The unemployment rate ticked down as recent job numbers improved. Texas Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/tei/2020/tei2011 Tue, 24 Nov 2020 11:06:00 EST After growth slowed in September, the Texas economy showed signs of acceleration in October as payroll growth strengthened and the unemployment rate began to decline again. Southern New Mexico Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/snm/2020/snm2004 Tue, 24 Nov 2020 16:26:00 EST The southern New Mexico economy continued its partial recovery in October at a swifter pace than in previous months. Energy Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/energy/indicators/2020/en2008 Fri, 20 Nov 2020 16:42:00 EST Choppy oil prices have averaged near $40 per barrel the past three months, and oilfield activity has risen from summer lows. Texas Employment Forecast https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/forecast/2020/emp201120 Fri, 20 Nov 2020 16:56:00 EST Texas employment grew 10.6 percent annualized in October after increasing a revised 4.7 percent in September. Incorporating early benchmark revisions to second-quarter data, jobs are down 6.5 percent since December 2019. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2020/rps201120 Fri, 20 Nov 2020 11:00:00 EST The unemployment rate in the RPS was 10.0 percent for Nov. 8–14, a decrease relative to the estimate of 11.6 percent for Oct. 11–17. Economic Activity Improves; Mexico’s Outlook Revised Up https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/update/mex/2020/2011 Tue, 17 Nov 2020 10:24:00 EST The latest data available show industrial production, employment, exports and retail sales increased. The peso gained ground against the dollar in October, while inflation continued at a steady pace. Austin Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/aus/2020/aus2011 Thu, 05 Nov 2020 14:32:00 EST The Austin economy continued to recover in September, although the pace of growth slowed. Houston Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/hou/2020/hou2011 Wed, 04 Nov 2020 14:28:00 EST Houston’s recovery from the pandemic progressed further in September and October. Houston continued to add jobs in September, and staffing levels in small firms and mobility and engagement improved in October. El Paso Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/ep/2020/ep2010 Fri, 30 Oct 2020 08:29:00 EST El Paso’s economic recovery faltered in September. Daily COVID-19 cases broke previous records in October, and mobility and engagement remained depressed compared with January levels. Dallas-Fort Worth Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/dfw/2020/dfw2010 Fri, 23 Oct 2020 10:11:00 EST The Dallas–Fort Worth economy expanded in August. Payrolls rose strongly, and the unemployment rate dipped further; however, the recovery has been uneven across sectors. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2020/rps201023 Fri, 23 Oct 2020 11:23:00 EST The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 68.4 percent in the RPS for the week of Oct. 11–17, a decrease relative to the estimate of 69.0 percent for the week of Sept. 27–Oct. 3. San Antonio Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/sa/2020/sa2011 Thu, 22 Oct 2020 17:09:00 EST In September, the San Antonio Business-Cycle Index declined for the first time since April. The unemployment rate increased and jobs declined. Texas Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/tei/2020/tei2010 Tue, 20 Oct 2020 11:43:00 EST The Texas economy showed signs of a slowing expansion in September as payroll growth softened and the unemployment rate ticked up. Texas Employment Forecast https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/forecast/2020/emp201016 Fri, 16 Oct 2020 13:30:00 EST Texas jobs grew 1.0 percent in September after increasing a revised 8.0 percent in August. Employment is down 7.4 percent since December 2019. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2020/rps201009 Fri, 09 Oct 2020 10:53:00 EST The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 69.0 percent in the RPS for the week of Sept. 27–Oct. 3, an increase from the revised estimate of 67.5 percent for the week of Sept. 6–12. Austin Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/aus/2020/aus2010 Thu, 01 Oct 2020 11:50:00 EST While jobs and the unemployment rate improved in June, July and August, neither metric has returned to its March level. Houston Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/hou/2020/hou2010 Tue, 29 Sep 2020 10:53:00 EST Indexes of economic activity for Houston continued to show growth over the second half of the summer thanks to a boost from the services sector. However, data suggest that while Houston’s recovery is likely to continue, it will continue to lag the state. Dallas-Fort Worth Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/dfw/2020/dfw2009 Mon, 28 Sep 2020 13:52:00 EST The Dallas–Fort Worth economy expanded in August. Payrolls rose strongly, and the unemployment rate dipped further; however, the recovery has been uneven across sectors. El Paso Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/ep/2020/ep2009 Thu, 24 Sep 2020 15:32:00 EST The El Paso economy continued to improve in August. The El Paso Business-Cycle Index expanded thanks to monthly payroll gains and improvements in the unemployment rate. San Antonio Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/sa/2020/sa2010 Thu, 24 Sep 2020 15:45:00 EST The San Antonio Business-Cycle Index grew at a steady pace in August. The unemployment rate decreased slightly, and net jobs increased. Mexico’s Economy Shows Signs of Improvement https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/update/mex/2020/2009 Wed, 23 Sep 2020 11:32:00 EST Mexico’s economic recovery from the COVID-19-induced recession began in June when the monthly economic activity index expanded at a rapid pace. Texas Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/tei/2020/tei2009 Tue, 22 Sep 2020 17:23:00 EST The Texas economy showed continued signs of expansion in August as payrolls increased and the unemployment rate fell. Energy Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/energy/indicators/2020/en2007 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 09:10:00 EST While the worst may be behind the industry, more job losses and business failures are likely over the short to medium term. Texas Employment Forecast https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/forecast/2020/emp200918 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 15:07:00 EST Texas job growth improved to 7.3 percent in August after increasing a revised 1.8 percent in July. Employment is down 8.4 percent since December 2019. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2020/rps200918 Fri, 18 Sep 2020 11:00:00 EST The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 64.5 percent in the RPS for the week of Sept. 6–12, an increase relative to the estimate of 62.4 percent for the week of Aug. 23–29. Index of Global Real Economic Activity https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/igrea Thu, 17 Sep 2020 12:52:00 EST This business-cycle index is expressed in percent deviations from trend. It is derived from a panel of dollar-denominated global bulk dry cargo shipping rates and may be viewed as a proxy for the volume of shipping in global industrial commodity markets. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2020/rps200904 Fri, 04 Sep 2020 11:19:00 EST The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 62.4 percent in the RPS for the week of Aug. 23–29, a decrease relative to the estimate of 63.8 percent for the week of Aug. 9–15. Houston Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/hou/2020/hou2009 Fri, 04 Sep 2020 13:14:00 EST Indicators for Houston employment, unemployment and manufacturing improved in July. The data suggest that Houston continues to make strides toward economic recovery, but the pace has likely slowed. Austin Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/aus/2020/aus2009 Thu, 03 Sep 2020 13:37:00 EST Recent payrolls posted healthy gains, and while jobs and the unemployment rate improved in June and July, both remain significantly below their March levels. Dallas-Fort Worth Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/dfw/2020/dfw2008 Fri, 28 Aug 2020 09:09:00 EST The Dallas–Fort Worth economy saw continued signs of a nascent recovery in July, though the pace of growth slowed from June. El Paso Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/ep/2020/ep2008 Fri, 28 Aug 2020 16:50:00 EST The El Paso economy continued to show signs of recovery in July, but growth was slower than in previous months. San Antonio Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/sa/2020/sa2009 Thu, 27 Aug 2020 15:28:00 EST Growth in the San Antonio Business-Cycle Index slowed sharply in July as the number of new cases of COVID-19 increased significantly between mid-June and mid-July. Texas Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/tei/2020/tei2008 Tue, 25 Aug 2020 14:35:00 EST The Texas economy showed continued signs of expansion in July, though the pace slowed from June’s robust growth. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2020/rps200821 Fri, 21 Aug 2020 11:00:00 EST The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 63.8 percent in the RPS for the week of Aug. 9–15, a decrease relative to the estimate of 64.9 percent for the week of July 26–Aug. 1. Southern New Mexico Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/snm/2020/snm2003 Fri, 21 Aug 2020 10:19:00 EST The Southern New Mexico economy continued its partial recovery in June after experiencing historic contractions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Texas Employment Forecast https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/forecast/2020/emp200821 Fri, 21 Aug 2020 14:13:00 EST Texas job growth fell to 2.5 percent in July after increasing a revised 14.7 percent in June. Private sector jobs fell 1.1 percent. Employment is down 10.4 percent since December 2019. Real-Time Population Survey (RPS) https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/rps/2020/rps200807 Fri, 07 Aug 2020 11:00:00 EST The employment rate for working-age adults (18–64) was 64.9 percent in the RPS for the week of July 26–Aug. 1, an increase relative to the estimate of 61.7 percent for the week of July 12–18. Austin Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/aus/2020/aus2008 Thu, 06 Aug 2020 18:00:00 EST The Austin economy showed signs of improvement in June following the impact of COVID-19. The Austin Business-Cycle Index surged. While employment and the unemployment rate improved in June from May, both remain significantly below their February levels. Mexico Sees Historic Drop in Economic Growth in Second Quarter; Outlook Worsens https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/update/mex/2020/2008 Tue, 04 Aug 2020 10:00:00 EST Mexico’s gross domestic product (GDP) contracted an annualized 53.2 percent in second quarter 2020—its largest quarterly drop on record—due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Houston Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/hou/2020/hou2008 Thu, 30 Jul 2020 16:41:00 EST More signs that the local economy improved or at least bottomed out in June were tempered by weaker July data that point to a stalling recovery. El Paso Economic Indicators https://www.dallasfed.org:443/research/indicators/ep/2020/ep2007 Mon, 27 Jul 2020 18:37:00 EST The El Paso economy continued its partial recovery in June after experiencing historic contractions due to the COVID-19 pandemic.