Change in total nonfarm employment by state, over-the-month and over-the-year, seasonally adjusted

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State Aug. 2015
(thousands)
Jul. 2016
(thousands)
Aug. 2016(p) (thousands) Over-the-month net change (thousands) Over-the-month
percent change
(%)
Over-the-year net change (thousands) Over-the-year
percent change
(%)

Alabama

1,952.51,965.91,971.15.20.318.61.0

Alaska

338.1340.0339.1-0.9-0.31.00.3

Arizona

2,644.82,704.52,698.8-5.7-0.254.02.0

Arkansas

1,212.71,226.01,229.43.40.316.71.4

California

16,156.316,471.216,534.363.10.4378.02.3

Colorado

2,546.22,613.72,617.84.10.271.62.8

Connecticut

1,672.21,690.51,690.80.30.018.61.1

Delaware

449.1460.7461.60.90.212.52.8

District of Columbia

765.7773.0778.95.90.813.21.7

Florida

8,132.68,367.98,392.424.50.3259.83.2

Georgia

4,283.24,379.74,387.27.50.2104.02.4

Hawaii

640.6650.3651.41.10.210.81.7

Idaho

673.5695.4695.50.10.022.03.3

Illinois

5,968.66,016.96,008.7-8.2-0.140.10.7

Indiana

3,043.23,071.83,075.03.20.131.81.0

Iowa

1,559.41,585.71,590.64.90.331.22.0

Kansas

1,401.21,395.51,392.9-2.6-0.2-8.3-0.6

Kentucky

1,885.31,903.41,904.71.30.119.41.0

Louisiana

1,989.61,978.51,970.7-7.8-0.4-18.9-0.9

Maine

611.3617.8616.0-1.8-0.34.70.8

Maryland

2,665.52,711.62,712.30.70.046.81.8

Massachusetts

3,508.33,570.53,576.45.90.268.11.9

Michigan

4,248.84,341.04,324.6-16.4-0.475.81.8

Minnesota

2,862.72,902.92,901.4-1.5-0.138.71.4

Mississippi

1,135.51,144.81,147.52.70.212.01.1

Missouri

2,794.82,817.72,821.94.20.127.11.0

Montana

461.0461.3459.3-2.0-0.4-1.7-0.4

Nebraska

1,007.91,017.81,016.2-1.6-0.28.30.8

Nevada

1,264.11,296.51,301.34.80.437.22.9

New Hampshire

658.5667.1671.54.40.713.02.0

New Jersey

4,028.64,078.64,080.82.20.152.21.3

New Mexico

826.4830.6828.0-2.6-0.31.60.2

New York

9,283.49,397.09,385.9-11.1-0.1102.51.1

North Carolina

4,252.44,341.34,327.2-14.1-0.374.81.8

North Dakota

450.0443.9442.5-1.4-0.3-7.5-1.7

Ohio

5,425.15,505.45,503.4-2.00.078.31.4

Oklahoma

1,666.81,659.71,659.3-0.40.0-7.5-0.4

Oregon

1,783.81,838.31,842.94.60.359.13.3

Pennsylvania

5,843.75,900.45,899.5-0.90.055.81.0

Rhode Island

485.0491.5490.8-0.7-0.15.81.2

South Carolina

2,010.32,055.12,060.85.70.350.52.5

South Dakota

427.7436.7437.91.20.310.22.4

Tennessee

2,901.92,958.62,965.97.30.264.02.2

Texas

11,862.812,032.012,053.421.40.2190.61.6

Utah

1,383.61,425.81,426.40.60.042.83.1

Vermont

311.7318.5318.2-0.3-0.16.52.1

Virginia

3,860.73,920.13,933.213.10.372.51.9

Washington

3,163.03,249.23,251.82.60.188.82.8

West Virginia

760.0760.2761.51.30.21.50.2

Wisconsin

2,889.62,933.62,930.7-2.9-0.141.11.4

Wyoming

289.2280.3279.8-0.5-0.2-9.4-3.3
Footnotes:

(p) Data are preliminary.

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Data have been revised to reflect 2015 benchmarks and updated seasonal adjustment factors. Seasonally adjusted data from January 2011 are subject to revision. Some seasonally adjusted series may have been revised back to 1990. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmark are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

 

Last Modified Date: September 20, 2016