Labor Force and Unemployment

Labor Force and Unemployment 2013 - December 2017
 20132014201520162017
  Annual Annual Annual Annual December
Garland
Labor Force 119,035 121,708 120,838 122,764 127,258
Employed 111,212 115,260 115,756 118,036 123,322
Unemployed 7,823 6,448 5,082 4,728 3,936
Unemployment Rate  6.6% 5.3% 4.2% 3.9% 3.1%
Dallas County 6.5% 5.4% 4.3% 4.0% 3.3%
Population 2,459,095 2,469,911 2,496,859 2,574,984 -
Dallas MSA 6.0% 5.0% 4.1% 3.8% 3.1%
Population 6,784,499 6,971,597 7,117,896 7,233,323 -
State (Adjusted) 6.0% 5.0% 4.5% 4.6% 3.9%

Source: Texas Workforce Commission, US Bureau of Labor Statistics (Updated January 2018)