Labor Force and Unemployment

Labor Force and Unemployment 2013 - August 2017
 20132014201520162017
  Annual Annual Annual Annual August
Garland
Labor Force 119,035 121,708 120,838 122,764 125,701
Employed 111,212 115,260 115,756 118,036 120,987
Unemployed 7,823 6,448 5,082 4,728 4,714
Unemployment Rate  6.6% 5.3% 4.2% 3.9% 3.8%
Dallas County 6.5% 5.4% 4.3% 4.0% 4.1%
Population 2,459,095 2,469,911 2,496,859 2,574,984 -
Dallas MSA 6.0% 5.0% 4.1% 3.8% 3.9%
Population 6,784,499 6,971,597 7,117,896 7,233,323 -
State (Adjusted) 6.0% 5.0% 4.5% 4.6% 4.5%

Source: Texas Workforce Commission, US Bureau of Labor Statistics (Updated September 2017)