Full-time and Part-Time Employment by Major Industry

For Counties and Metropolitan Areas (number of jobs)

(48-015) Austin, Texas



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     Item                                       1991         1990         1989
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Employment by Place of Work
Total employment                               10,630       10,512       10,225
By Type:
 Wage and salary                                6,687        6,607        6,422
 Proprietors                                    3,943        3,905        3,803
  Farm                                          1,893        1,902        1,906
  Nonfarm  2/                                   2,050        2,003        1,897
By Industry:
  Farm                                          2,039        2,053        2,055
  Nonfarm                                       8,591        8,459        8,170
   Private                                      7,428        7,336        7,073
    Ag.serv.,for.,fish., and other  3/            183          157          151
    Mining                                         85           89           91
    Construction                                  839          826          887
    Manufacturing                                 776          629          565
    Transportation and public utilities           473          483          435
    Wholesale trade                               608          663          748
    Retail trade                                1,463        1,390        1,262
    Finance, insurance, and real estate           994          884          855
    Services                                    2,007        2,215        2,079
   Government and government enterprises        1,163        1,123        1,097
    Federal, civilian                              70           74           67
    Military                                       71           72           75
    State and local                             1,022          977          955
2/   Excludes limited partners.
3/   "Other" consists of the number of jobs held by U.S. residents employed by
       international organizations and foreign embassies and consulates in the
       United States.
 E   The estimate shown constitutes the major portion of the true estimate.
(D)  Not shown to avoid disclosure of confidential information.
(L)  Less than 10 jobs.  Estimates are included in totals.
(N)  Data not available for this year.
             Regional Economic Information System (202) 606-5360
                           USDOC/ESA/BEA, May 1993