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Back data 
Apr 2023 
Feb 2024 
Mar 2024 
Apr 2024 
Apr 2023 to Apr 2024 


Net change 
Percent change 

166,688  
(r)20,436.5  20,619.6  20,643.9  20,686.9  (r)250.4  (r)1.2  
Arkansas 
(r)1,373.3  1,385.1  1,385.6  (p)1,388.4  (p)(r)15.0  (p)(r)1.1  
Louisiana 
(r)2,078.5  2,079.3  2,080.5  (p)2,081.0  (p)(r)2.5  (p)(r)0.1  
Oklahoma 
(r)1,951.3  1,987.9  1,989.9  (p)1,992.1  (p)(r)40.8  (p)(r)2.1  
Texas 
(r)15,032.9  15,169.1  15,189.8  (p)15,226.8  (p)(r)193.9  (p)(r)1.3  
(r)13,065.6  13,194.3  13,197.4  13,206.3  (r)140.7  (r)1.1  
Arizona 
(r)3,670.5  3,732.7  3,735.6  (p)3,738.5  (p)(r)68.0  (p)(r)1.9  
Colorado 
(r)3,227.2  3,235.5  3,235.3  (p)3,236.8  (p)(r)9.6  (p)(r)0.3  
Idaho 
(r)957.4  969.5  971.5  (p)974.1  (p)(r)16.7  (p)(r)1.7  
Montana 
(r)572.6  577.7  577.5  (p)577.7  (p)(r)5.1  (p)(r)0.9  
Nevada 
(r)1,595.7  1,614.4  1,614.3  (p)1,615.4  (p)(r)19.8  (p)(r)1.2  
New Mexico 
(r)964.6  968.9  968.6  (p)969.2  (p)(r)4.6  (p)(r)0.5  
Utah 
(r)1,782.3  1,802.4  1,801.9  (p)1,801.7  (p)(r)19.4  (p)(r)1.1  
Wyoming 
(r)295.6  293.4  293.0  (p)293.1  (p)(r)2.5  (p)(r)0.8  
Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics 
Area (Links provide news releases) 
Back data 
Apr 2023 
Feb 2024 
Mar 2024 
Apr 2024 
Apr 2023 to Apr 2024 


Net change 
Percent change 

5,657  
(r)764.7  797.6  806.6  808.6  (r)43.9  (r)5.7  
Arkansas 
(r)39.1  49.5  48.3  (p)47.5  (p)(r)8.4  (p)(r)21.6  
Louisiana 
(r)71.1  88.0  90.8  (p)89.4  (p)(r)18.4  (p)(r)25.8  
Oklahoma 
(r)57.2  71.1  70.1  (p)69.5  (p)(r)12.2  (p)(r)21.4  
Texas 
(r)597.4  590.4  599.0  (p)603.5  (p)(r)6.1  (p)(r)1.0  
(r)439.6  499.4  491.5  480.8  (r)41.2  (r)9.4  
Arizona 
(r)133.2  151.7  143.5  (p)133.2  (p)(r)0.0  (p)(r)0.0  
Colorado 
(r)98.0  114.5  118.3  (p)120.1  (p)(r)22.1  (p)(r)22.6  
Idaho 
(r)27.6  32.4  32.3  (p)32.3  (p)(r)4.7  (p)(r)17.0  
Montana 
(r)14.6  19.4  18.8  (p)18.0  (p)(r)3.4  (p)(r)23.4  
Nevada 
(r)79.6  83.8  82.8  (p)82.1  (p)(r)2.5  (p)(r)3.2  
New Mexico 
(r)34.3  38.2  37.1  (p)36.5  (p)(r)2.2  (p)(r)6.4  
Utah 
(r)44.5  51.1  50.6  (p)50.6  (p)(r)6.1  (p)(r)13.8  
Wyoming 
(r)8.4  8.4  8.3  (p)8.2  (p)(r)0.2  (p)(r)2.5  
Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics 
Area (Links provide news releases) 
Back data 
Apr 2023 
Feb 2024 
Mar 2024 
Apr 2024 
Net change Apr 2023 to Apr 2024 

3.4  
(r)3.7  3.9  3.9  3.9  (r)0.2  
Arkansas 
(r)2.8  3.6  3.5  (p)3.4  (p)(r)0.6  
Louisiana 
(r)3.4  4.2  4.4  (p)4.3  (p)(r)0.9  
Oklahoma 
(r)2.9  3.6  3.5  (p)3.5  (p)(r)0.6  
Texas 
(r)4.0  3.9  3.9  (p)4.0  (p)(r)0.0  
(r)3.4  3.8  3.7  3.6  (r)0.2  
Arizona 
(r)3.6  4.1  3.8  (p)3.6  (p)(r)0.0  
Colorado 
(r)3.0  3.5  3.7  (p)3.7  (p)(r)0.7  
Idaho 
(r)2.9  3.3  3.3  (p)3.3  (p)(r)0.4  
Montana 
(r)2.6  3.4  3.3  (p)3.1  (p)(r)0.5  
Nevada 
(r)5.0  5.2  5.1  (p)5.1  (p)(r)0.1  
New Mexico 
(r)3.6  3.9  3.8  (p)3.8  (p)(r)0.2  
Utah 
(r)2.5  2.8  2.8  (p)2.8  (p)(r)0.3  
Wyoming 
(r)2.8  2.8  2.8  (p)2.8  (p)(r)0.0  
Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics 
Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) (news release) 
Back data 
Apr 2023 
Feb 2024 
Mar 2024 
Apr 2024 
Net change Apr 2023 to Apr 2024 

Arkansas 

FayettevilleSpringdaleRogers, ARMO 
(t)1.9  2.6  2.5  (p)2.3  (p)(t)0.4  
Fort Smith, AROK 
(t)2.6  4.0  3.5  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.7  
Hot Springs 
(t)3.0  3.9  3.7  (p)3.4  (p)(t)0.4  
Jonesboro 
(t)2.2  3.1  2.9  (p)2.7  (p)(t)0.5  
Little RockNorth Little RockConway 
(t)2.4  3.3  3.1  (p)2.9  (p)(t)0.5  
Pine Bluff 
(t)3.5  4.7  4.4  (p)4.1  (p)(t)0.6  
Texarkana, TXAR 
(t)3.5  4.4  4.1  (p)3.7  (p)(t)0.2  
Louisiana 

Alexandria 
(t)2.8  4.3  4.3  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.5  
Baton Rouge 
(t)2.7  3.8  3.9  (p)3.0  (p)(t)0.3  
Hammond 
(t)3.5  5.0  5.1  (p)4.0  (p)(t)0.5  
HoumaThibodaux 
(t)2.7  4.0  4.0  (p)3.0  (p)(t)0.3  
Lafayette 
(t)2.8  4.3  4.3  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.5  
Lake Charles 
(t)2.9  4.1  4.1  (p)3.1  (p)(t)0.2  
Monroe 
(t)3.3  4.7  4.8  (p)3.7  (p)(t)0.4  
New OrleansMetairie 
(t)3.1  4.5  4.5  (p)3.5  (p)(t)0.4  
ShreveportBossier City 
(t)3.1  4.6  4.7  (p)3.6  (p)(t)0.5  
New Mexico 

Albuquerque 
(t)2.9  3.5  2.9  (p)3.1  (p)(t)0.2  
Farmington 
(t)3.5  4.3  3.6  (p)3.7  (p)(t)0.2  
Las Cruces 
(t)3.9  4.6  4.2  (p)4.2  (p)(t)0.3  
Santa Fe 
(t)2.7  3.2  2.7  (p)2.8  (p)(t)0.1  
Oklahoma 

Lawton 
(t)2.9  4.4  3.6  (p)3.5  (p)(t)0.6  
Oklahoma City 
(t)2.3  3.6  3.0  (p)2.8  (p)(t)0.5  
Tulsa 
(t)2.5  4.1  3.2  (p)3.1  (p)(t)0.6  
Texas 

Abilene 
(t)3.0  3.9  3.5  (p)2.9  (p)(t)0.1  
Amarillo 
(t)2.7  3.4  3.1  (p)2.6  (p)(t)0.1  
AustinRound Rock 
(t)2.9  3.7  3.5  (p)3.0  (p)(t)0.1  
BeaumontPort Arthur 
(t)5.4  5.9  5.7  (p)5.3  (p)(t)0.1  
BrownsvilleHarlingen 
(t)5.0  5.8  5.4  (p)4.8  (p)(t)0.2  
College StationBryan 
(t)2.7  3.5  3.1  (p)2.6  (p)(t)0.1  
Corpus Christi 
(t)3.9  4.6  4.4  (p)4.0  (p)(t)0.1  
DallasFort WorthArlington 
(t)3.3  4.2  3.9  (p)3.4  (p)(t)0.1  
DallasPlanoIrving(1) 
(t)3.3  4.1  3.9  (p)3.4  (p)(t)0.1  
Fort WorthArlington(1) 
(t)3.3  4.2  4.0  (p)3.4  (p)(t)0.1  
El Paso 
(t)3.9  4.8  4.5  (p)3.9  (p)(t)0.0  
HoustonThe WoodlandsSugar Land 
(t)3.8  4.6  4.3  (p)3.8  (p)(t)0.0  
KilleenTemple 
(t)3.9  4.9  4.5  (p)3.9  (p)(t)0.0  
Laredo 
(t)3.7  4.8  4.3  (p)3.7  (p)(t)0.0  
Longview 
(t)3.6  4.9  4.4  (p)3.8  (p)(t)0.2  
Lubbock 
(t)2.9  3.7  3.6  (p)2.8  (p)(t)0.1  
McAllenEdinburgMission 
(t)5.4  6.2  6.0  (p)5.4  (p)(t)0.0  
Midland 
(t)2.2  2.9  2.6  (p)2.2  (p)(t)0.0  
Odessa 
(t)3.0  3.8  3.4  (p)3.0  (p)(t)0.0  
San Angelo 
(t)3.1  3.9  3.5  (p)3.0  (p)(t)0.1  
San AntonioNew Braunfels 
(t)3.3  4.1  3.8  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.0  
ShermanDenison 
(t)3.3  4.1  3.7  (p)3.4  (p)(t)0.1  
Texarkana, TXAR 
(t)3.5  4.4  4.1  (p)3.7  (p)(t)0.2  
Tyler 
(t)3.2  4.2  3.8  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.1  
Victoria 
(t)3.7  4.5  4.1  (p)3.6  (p)(t)0.1  
Waco 
(t)3.4  4.1  3.7  (p)3.1  (p)(t)0.3  
Wichita Falls 
(t)3.4  4.4  4.1  (p)3.3  (p)(t)0.1  
Footnotes 

Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics 
Area (news release) 
Back data 
Apr 2023 
Feb 2024 
Mar 2024 
Apr 2024 
Apr 2023 to Apr 2024 


Net change 
Percent change 

155,484  157,796  (p)158,111  (p)158,286  (p)2,802  (p)1.8  
Arkansas 
1,348.5  1,360.7  1,367.0  (p)1,372.1  (p)23.6  (p)1.8  
Louisiana 
1,954.7  1,956.8  1,957.9  (p)1,965.4  (p)10.7  (p)0.5  
New Mexico 
870.8  883.0  884.3  (p)883.6  (p)12.8  (p)1.5  
Oklahoma 
1,751.0  1,776.9  1,778.2  (p)1,781.5  (p)30.5  (p)1.7  
Texas 
13,853.0  14,096.6  14,116.4  (p)14,159.0  (p)306.0  (p)2.2  
Footnotes 

Source: Current Employment Statistics  National  State and Metropolitan Area 