March 11, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

State employment changes, January 2011

Nonfarm payroll employment changes, selected States, December 2010 to January 2011, seasonally adjusted
State Change in employment

Texas

44,100

Michigan

39,700

Ohio

31,900

Illinois

24,500

California

22,600

Maryland

-7,100

South Carolina

-8,500

Florida

-12,900

New Jersey

-13,000

Georgia

-15,300

These data are featured in the TED article, State employment changes, January 2011.

 

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