Labor Force and Unemployment

Labor Force and Unemployment 2014 - December 2018
 20142015201620172018
  Annual Annual Annual Annual December
Garland
Labor Force 121,708 120,838 122,764 123,258 129,031
Employed 115,260 115,756 118,036 118,794 124,853
Unemployed 6,448 5,082 4,728 4,464 4,178
Unemployment Rate  5.3% 4.2% 3.9% 3.6% 3.2%
Dallas County 5.4% 4.3% 4.0% 3.8% 3.4%
Population 2,469,911 2,496,859 2,574,984 2,618,148
Dallas MSA 5.0% 4.1% 3.8% 3.6% 3.3%
Population 6,971,597 7,117,896 7,233,323 7,399,662
State (Adjusted) 5.0% 4.5% 4.6% 4.3% 3.6%

Source: Texas Workforce Commission, US Bureau of Labor Statistics (Updated January, 2019)