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Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages

QCEW Total Quarterly Wages Response Rates

QCEW response rates are presented for total quarterly wages as first published. They are not updated with subsequent revisions to the data.

Table 3. QCEW Response Rates for total quarterly wages (as first published)
2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017
AREA

Qtr 2 Qtr 1 Qtr 4 Qtr 3 Qtr 2 Qtr 1 Qtr 4 Qtr 3 Qtr 2 Qtr 1 Qtr 4 Qtr 3 Qtr 2 Qtr 1 Qtr 4 Qtr 3 Qtr 2 Qtr 1 Qtr 4 Qtr 3 Qtr 2 Qtr 1

United States (1)

98.0% 97.2% 98.0% 98.3% 98.2% 97.6% 98.0% 98.3% 98.3% 97.6% 98.5% 98.2% 98.4% 97.9% 98.5% 98.5% 98.5% 97.8% 98.5% 98.4% 98.3% 97.9%

Alabama

98.7% 98.3% 98.5% 98.4% 98.7% 98.7% 98.9% 95.9% 94.9% 97.7% 98.5% 97.9% 98.2% 98.5% 98.8% 98.9% 99.1% 98.1% 99.3% 99.2% 99.2% 98.5%

Alaska

88.6% 87.6% 88.2% 87.6% 86.8% 87.0% 89.8% 92.7% 93.1% 91.2% 91.0% 92.6% 90.0% 89.5% 91.6% 88.6% 96.8% 96.3% 95.2% 95.6% 96.6% 98.1%

Arizona

94.4% 98.4% 97.6% 98.2% 98.7% 98.7% 99.0% 98.8% 98.3% 98.5% 98.9% 99.0% 98.6% 98.3% 99.0% 98.9% 99.3% 99.0% 99.4% 99.3% 98.0% 98.5%

Arkansas

98.2% 98.5% 98.4% 98.1% 99.1% 98.8% 99.1% 98.7% 98.8% 98.4% 99.2% 98.5% 98.7% 98.0% 99.0% 98.7% 98.8% 99.1% 99.0% 99.1% 99.1% 98.8%

California

99.6% 99.3% 99.8% 99.7% 99.7% 99.5% 99.8% 99.8% 99.5% 99.3% 99.5% 99.6% 99.6% 99.2% 99.7% 99.5% 99.3% 99.3% 99.7% 99.5% 99.4% 99.2%

Colorado

97.1% 96.4% 97.1% 97.6% 96.6% 96.3% 97.4% 98.3% 95.8% 97.8% 98.0% 97.0% 98.0% 96.1% 97.4% 97.6% 97.2% 94.8% 96.0% 97.0% 97.4% 96.4%

Connecticut

92.9% 93.4% 93.4% 95.1% 94.3% 90.1% 89.3% 93.5% 91.5% 91.9% 92.6% 93.0% 92.9% 91.3% 93.6% 93.3% 93.0% 90.8% 94.2% 94.0% 90.6% 91.9%

Delaware

92.6% 93.5% 89.3% 90.6% 93.4% 88.7% 82.0% 87.4% 95.4% 90.1% 94.5% 92.9% 94.4% 95.4% 96.6% 97.2% 96.5% 94.8% 97.4% 98.0% 96.5% 97.0%

District of Columbia

96.5% 97.3% 97.0% 97.2% 97.7% 96.6% 90.6% 96.5% 97.7% 96.7% 97.6% 98.8% 98.2% 98.9% 99.4% 99.0% 99.1% 98.4% 98.3% 99.1% 96.6% 98.8%

Florida

96.6% 95.3% 97.7% 97.2% 97.6% 95.9% 97.3% 97.5% 97.6% 97.3% 98.7% 98.7% 98.8% 98.6% 98.9% 98.5% 99.3% 97.4% 98.3% 97.7% 98.4% 98.2%

Georgia

96.5% 95.7% 94.2% 97.6% 96.9% 97.8% 96.7% 98.8% 97.4% 92.6% 98.1% 98.3% 97.4% 98.9% 99.0% 98.5% 98.7% 98.4% 99.1% 99.1% 99.2% 98.7%

Hawaii

98.8% 98.8% 98.7% 99.0% 99.4% 99.4% 99.3% 99.3% 99.3% 99.0% 98.4% 96.2% 99.6% 99.6% 99.7% 99.0% 99.6% 99.8% 99.7% 99.6% 99.7% 99.6%

Idaho

98.6% 78.5% 97.1% 96.3% 96.7% 96.8% 97.6% 94.9% 95.7% 94.4% 96.6% 94.7% 95.5% 95.6% 95.5% 98.2% 95.7% 96.6% 96.3% 96.2% 95.6% 94.7%

Illinois

99.9% 99.1% 100.0% 99.8% 99.9% 99.9% 99.9% 99.9% 99.4% 99.5% 99.7% 99.8% 99.5% 99.7% 99.9% 99.8% 99.6% 99.1% 99.6% 99.6% 99.6% 99.5%

Indiana

96.5% 98.8% 99.1% 97.8% 98.8% 98.6% 97.9% 99.6% 99.5% 95.9% 98.7% 98.3% 98.6% 98.5% 98.8% 98.0% 98.2% 97.8% 99.3% 98.4% 98.1% 98.5%

Iowa

98.2% 95.9% 98.3% 98.8% 98.7% 98.4% 99.1% 99.1% 98.9% 98.6% 97.7% 97.7% 98.5% 98.4% 98.6% 95.7% 97.4% 97.9% 98.7% 98.1% 97.9% 97.0%

Kansas

99.1% 98.9% 99.5% 99.6% 99.4% 98.5% 99.5% 99.0% 99.2% 98.5% 99.6% 99.5% 98.9% 99.3% 99.5% 99.6% 99.5% 99.6% 99.7% 99.5% 99.8% 99.6%

Kentucky

98.7% 98.1% 99.1% 98.7% 97.7% 97.3% 98.8% 99.0% 98.5% 98.2% 98.7% 98.1% 97.9% 97.8% 99.0% 98.8% 99.2% 97.9% 97.2% 99.0% 98.9% 97.2%

Louisiana

99.2% 97.6% 98.4% 97.7% 98.4% 98.8% 98.4% 98.6% 97.9% 97.7% 98.9% 98.9% 98.0% 97.9% 98.5% 98.3% 98.3% 97.9% 98.5% 98.3% 98.4% 97.9%

Maine

99.1% 98.8% 99.1% 98.9% 98.8% 99.1% 99.5% 99.2% 99.6% 99.0% 99.1% 99.3% 99.1% 93.9% 98.5% 99.1% 99.6% 99.1% 99.6% 99.6% 99.5% 98.7%

Maryland

98.3% 97.3% 97.8% 95.0% 96.2% 97.1% 97.8% 95.4% 97.7% 94.1% 96.0% 98.3% 98.1% 98.3% 98.2% 99.0% 99.0% 98.9% 99.1% 98.1% 96.0% 97.9%

Massachusetts

97.8% 97.8% 98.6% 98.4% 98.1% 98.0% 97.8% 98.7% 97.3% 97.4% 98.7% 99.0% 98.9% 98.7% 98.8% 98.4% 98.2% 99.0% 98.9% 99.3% 99.0% 99.3%

Michigan

97.9% 97.9% 97.3% 97.1% 97.2% 96.9% 98.3% 97.9% 98.7% 97.1% 98.8% 97.4% 98.0% 96.9% 97.2% 96.7% 96.9% 95.8% 96.2% 96.4% 95.4% 96.1%

Minnesota

96.8% 96.2% 96.8% 98.6% 97.0% 98.1% 98.7% 98.4% 99.0% 97.3% 99.6% 99.5% 99.3% 99.0% 99.6% 99.6% 99.6% 99.2% 99.4% 99.7% 99.4% 98.8%

Mississippi

97.0% 95.7% 97.0% 97.3% 96.8% 97.2% 96.8% 97.0% 97.9% 96.7% 97.9% 96.6% 97.3% 96.9% 98.0% 97.9% 98.1% 97.6% 98.2% 97.8% 98.2% 96.7%

Missouri

98.2% 96.2% 96.7% 97.5% 98.5% 97.5% 97.1% 98.2% 97.7% 96.6% 98.8% 98.1% 98.3% 97.7% 98.1% 97.8% 99.0% 97.7% 98.9% 98.0% 98.4% 97.8%

Montana

97.2% 100.0% 99.3% 99.3% 97.7% 98.5% 98.8% 98.5% 97.8% 98.1% 99.2% 98.7% 98.2% 99.1% 98.5% 99.2% 98.8% 99.0% 99.0% 98.8% 99.3% 98.4%

Nebraska

92.5% 96.2% 94.1% 99.6% 99.7% 99.3% 99.5% 98.5% 99.5% 99.2% 99.8% 98.1% 99.9% 99.6% 99.8% 99.6% 99.6% 99.1% 99.7% 99.6% 99.6% 99.3%

Nevada

92.3% 93.8% 94.1% 94.6% 94.4% 93.1% 95.0% 95.6% 96.1% 95.6% 96.3% 96.5% 96.4% 96.7% 96.4% 95.9% 97.0% 96.7% 96.7% 96.9% 97.6% 97.5%

New Hampshire

99.6% 99.0% 98.6% 96.8% 97.9% 97.3% 98.0% 97.8% 98.8% 97.9% 99.3% 99.2% 99.2% 98.6% 99.4% 99.5% 99.4% 99.3% 99.5% 97.6% 99.2% 98.0%

New Jersey

99.1% 99.0% 98.5% 98.8% 99.4% 98.6% 99.3% 99.2% 98.8% 98.9% 99.1% 99.2% 99.2% 99.3% 99.5% 99.6% 99.5% 98.4% 99.4% 99.5% 99.5% 99.2%

New Mexico

97.2% 97.4% 98.1% 98.1% 98.0% 97.1% 98.2% 96.3% 98.3% 97.8% 98.3% 97.9% 98.2% 98.0% 98.4% 98.6% 98.4% 98.0% 98.7% 98.7% 98.8% 98.5%

New York

95.9% 93.9% 96.1% 96.5% 95.5% 94.2% 95.7% 95.8% 96.7% 96.4% 97.5% 97.1% 96.5% 95.9% 96.6% 97.0% 95.9% 95.4% 95.4% 95.9% 95.7% 94.0%

North Carolina

98.7% 99.4% 99.7% 99.6% 98.1% 99.5% 99.7% 99.6% 99.5% 99.3% 99.4% 99.1% 99.3% 99.1% 99.7% 99.5% 99.6% 99.5% 99.7% 99.7% 99.1% 99.6%

North Dakota

99.7% 99.6% 99.7% 99.1% 99.7% 99.5% 99.8% 99.4% 99.7% 98.0% 99.7% 99.7% 99.6% 98.8% 99.8% 99.8% 99.7% 99.3% 99.8% 99.7% 99.5% 99.3%

Ohio

97.9% 97.9% 97.5% 98.9% 98.9% 98.8% 99.2% 99.0% 99.4% 98.7% 98.2% 98.5% 98.6% 98.4% 98.8% 98.7% 98.7% 98.5% 98.8% 98.9% 99.0% 98.3%

Oklahoma

95.8% 96.2% 98.2% 98.6% 97.4% 97.4% 93.1% 93.5% 98.2% 98.2% 98.7% 99.3% 99.1% 97.1% 98.9% 98.0% 97.9% 96.5% 98.4% 97.7% 98.7% 99.2%

Oregon

94.5% 97.1% 97.3% 96.2% 96.4% 92.7% 96.1% 94.9% 97.6% 95.7% 96.7% 93.9% 97.2% 97.5% 97.5% 97.9% 97.7% 97.7% 98.4% 98.5% 98.2% 97.4%

Pennsylvania

99.0% 98.5% 98.9% 96.7% 96.1% 95.6% 95.9% 96.1% 96.6% 95.7% 96.8% 96.9% 96.5% 95.4% 97.2% 96.5% 96.2% 94.9% 96.7% 96.1% 96.3% 95.8%

Rhode Island

99.3% 99.4% 99.8% 98.9% 97.2% 97.8% 98.6% 98.7% 96.3% 97.1% 97.2% 97.7% 96.5% 97.7% 97.0% 96.1% 97.8% 96.8% 97.4% 94.5% 96.1% 95.4%

South Carolina

97.1% 97.2% 99.1% 98.9% 98.7% 98.5% 98.6% 98.9% 99.2% 98.5% 98.3% 98.2% 97.6% 96.8% 98.2% 97.3% 98.3% 93.4% 98.8% 98.6% 98.6% 99.0%

South Dakota

99.2% 99.1% 95.8% 98.1% 98.8% 96.7% 98.0% 98.7% 98.7% 98.3% 98.5% 97.9% 98.3% 94.7% 97.1% 97.3% 97.7% 97.2% 96.8% 97.6% 96.9% 97.0%

Tennessee

99.2% 98.8% 99.6% 98.7% 99.4% 98.3% 99.1% 99.2% 99.5% 98.6% 98.8% 97.6% 99.6% 98.6% 99.1% 98.5% 99.1% 98.8% 98.8% 99.3% 99.1% 98.9%

Texas

99.1% 96.9% 99.2% 99.2% 99.0% 98.8% 98.8% 99.1% 99.2% 98.4% 99.1% 98.6% 99.1% 97.8% 98.8% 98.9% 99.2% 98.3% 99.0% 98.9% 99.1% 98.4%

Utah

99.4% 98.9% 99.6% 99.7% 99.6% 98.1% 97.0% 99.6% 99.5% 99.0% 99.4% 99.6% 99.5% 99.3% 99.5% 99.3% 99.5% 99.4% 99.7% 99.7% 99.4% 98.8%

Vermont

98.9% 98.1% 99.1% 95.7% 98.3% 98.7% 99.3% 98.5% 98.3% 98.6% 99.3% 98.2% 99.5% 99.4% 99.7% 98.9% 99.3% 97.7% 97.6% 99.4% 98.8% 98.7%

Virginia

98.6% 98.0% 97.9% 98.6% 98.6% 97.8% 99.1% 98.6% 98.6% 97.9% 98.9% 93.2% 98.9% 98.7% 99.3% 98.9% 98.8% 98.6% 98.8% 98.8% 98.6% 97.9%

Washington

98.8% 94.0% 92.5% 99.3% 99.3% 98.0% 99.6% 99.5% 99.1% 99.6% 99.5% 99.0% 99.0% 95.8% 94.0% 99.6% 99.4% 99.5% 99.5% 99.4% 99.5% 99.4%

West Virginia

98.8% 98.1% 95.2% 98.8% 99.3% 98.8% 97.0% 99.6% 97.8% 98.6% 99.6% 99.6% 99.5% 98.7% 99.6% 99.5% 99.4% 98.6% 99.4% 99.2% 99.1% 97.6%

Wisconsin

98.3% 97.7% 98.4% 99.5% 99.4% 98.8% 98.6% 99.3% 99.6% 98.1% 99.3% 98.6% 99.4% 98.5% 99.4% 99.5% 99.3% 98.7% 99.5% 99.4% 98.7% 97.0%

Wyoming

98.2% 98.0% 99.2% 99.2% 98.9% 98.8% 99.4% 99.4% 98.7% 98.5% 99.2% 99.1% 98.1% 98.0% 99.1% 99.5% 99.4% 98.2% 99.4% 99.3% 99.5% 98.8%

Puerto Rico

95.7% 92.3% 97.1% 96.1% 94.5% 95.7% 95.9% 95.9% 95.6% 93.0% 96.8% 95.8% 95.3% 95.7% 96.6% 96.5% 95.7% 94.9% 97.8% 81.3% 94.6% 95.6%

Virgin Islands

96.2% 95.3% 97.6% 96.2% 94.3% 96.8% 95.3% 92.5% 91.6% 95.7% 89.6% 82.9% 91.0% 91.1% 88.8% 86.5% 85.5% 91.6% 78.6% 77.7% 69.7% 97.7%

Footnote:

(1) Percentage reported for the United States includes data for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.

Last Modified Date: November 22, 2022