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Travis County Economic Development & Strategic Investments

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Employment Dashboard
Summary & Interactive Data

The information on this page summarizes Unemployment Insurance (UI) Claims from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). Businesses in Texas are required to report unemployment insurance claimant information to the TWC.

The UI Claims summary data provides an overview of the weekly change in UI Claims. This is a static feature on the dashboard and is updated weekly once the data is available.

Looking for job or want to know how to protect yourself as an essential worker? Visit the resource table at the bottom of the page.


Unemployment Insurance Claims
Summary Data


Toggle between Travis and Texas to see the summary data for each.

Travis

The summary data below highlights Travis County Unemployment Insurance Claims for the most recently reported week as well as the week prior. Additionally, provided is the percentage change compared to the same "Current Reporting Week Claims" from the previous year.

05/23

3,794

Prior Reporting Week Claims

05/30

3,596

Current Reporting Week Claims

Week Change

  -5.22 %

Week Change

Change

  425.73 %

Year Change

Texas

The summary data below highlights Texas Unemployment Insurance Claims for the most recently reported week as well as the week prior. Additionally, provided is the percentage change compared to the same "Current Reporting Week Claims" from the previous year.

05/23

103,452

Prior Reporting Week Claims

05/30

93,809

Current Reporting Week Claims

Change

  -9.32 %

Week Change

Change

  517.81 %

Year Change


Interactive Data

The UI Claims interactive data provides the total UI claims, by month and week for both Texas and Travis County. Users can interact with the data by selecting a selecting elements in any of the charts.

Users can download the underlying dashboard data by clicking the 'export' button below the interactive data.

Currently data only covers March forward. Historical data will be available soon!
Claims by Category
Claims by Year
Claims by Month
Claims by Month

Export underlying UI Claims Data      Export Data

Data Source:

  Texas Workforce Commission - Claims by County

Employment Resources

Category Resource Description PhoneNumber
Employment Austin Chamber Austin job opportunities, list of companies looking for roles to be filled.
Employment Workforce Solutions Captial Area JOBS NOW! Search for immediate job openings in Austin/Travis County on the Workforce Solutions Capital Area Jobs Now page. Updated daily.
Employment Workforce Solutions Captial Area Workforce Solutions Capital Area has a comprehensive page with resources for job seekers and employers including essential workers child care
Employment Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area JOBS NOW! Search for immediate job openings in Capital Area region outside of Travis County on Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area Jobs Now page. Updated daily.
Need Help Related to Economic Development?

700 Lavaca, Suite #1560
Austin, Texas 78701

(M-F 8a-5p)
Phone:  512-854-9106
Fax:  512-854-4210


Diana Ramirez
Director,
Economic Development
& Strategic Investments

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