Tulsa Labor Force


Tuesday, November 2nd 1999, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


In August, the labor force stood at 314,550 in the County, 437,350 in the MSA, 1.7 million statewide, and 140 million nationwide. Growth of the Tulsa area labor force continues to outpace growth nationwide. The average labor force during the first eight months of the year was 306,085 in Tulsa County (up 4 percent from the same period last year), 426,100 in the MSA (up 3.9 percent), 1.7 million statewide (up 2.1 percent), and 139.1 million nationwide (up 1.4 percent). In-migration, both from within the state and from other parts of the nation, provides a steady stream of workers.

TMSA Labor Force
Source: OESC

91 Aug 372,600
92 Aug 377,220
93 Aug 378,930
94 Aug 386,200
95 Aug 384,460
96 Aug 398,250
97 Aug 404,750
98 Aug 420,851
99 Aug 437,350