Permian Basin Regional Data
The Permian Basin Regional Planning Commission specializes in the collection, analysis, and communication of data relevant to the needs of the Permian Basin to give stakeholders the tools they need for responsible policymaking.
Explore data for each of our 17 member counties here.
Check out the Economic Development page to learn more about the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS).
2021-25 Permian Basin Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS)
A comprehensive economic development strategy (CEDS) is designed to bring together the public and private sectors in the creation of an economic roadmap to diversify and strengthen regional economies. The CEDS report features updated data and analysis for the Permian Basin region, focusing on key areas such as:
- Education and Workforce Development
- Transportation and Infrastructure
- Industry Diversification and Resiliency
- Regional Marketing and Outreach
For more information visit the Permian Basin CEDS website.
Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) & Labor Market Reports
The Permian Basin has the following Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSA): Odessa, Texas Metropolitan Statistical Area; Midland, Texas Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA); and the Midland-Odessa Combined Statistical Area.
|2022 (revised 6/22)|
|Permian Basin Workforce Development Area - (2022 Labor Market Information)|
|Midland Employment/Unemployment Data - (2020 Labor Market Information)|
|Odessa Employment/Unemployment Data - (2020 Labor Market Information)|