Texas Employment Growth by Industry, 1990 - 2011

Mirroring the U.S. economy, Texas has moved from a goods-producing to a services industry-based economy. Texas’ strong population growth and the continued performance of the oil and gas industry have shaped the economy over the past two decades.

Download data file for values. Within the past two decades, Texas’ education and health services sector has increased its share of Texas’ employment
              by 4 percent. As of September 2011, the education and health services sector accounted for 13.5 percent of employment in Texas,
              the 3rd highest share of employment after the government sector and the trade industry.

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