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Percent change in number of business establishments by state, total covered employment

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Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Percent change in number of business establishments by state, total covered employment, December 2019 to December 2020
State Percent change December 2019 business establishments December 2020 business establishments Net change

Alabama

3.0% 130,654 134,618 3,964

Alaska

3.1% 22,454 23,148 694

Arizona

3.2% 168,522 173,899 5,377

Arkansas

1.9% 92,828 94,570 1,742

California

2.3% 1,622,698 1,660,193 37,495

Colorado

3.5% 212,214 219,550 7,336

Connecticut

2.4% 123,767 126,787 3,020

Delaware

0.6% 34,875 35,078 203

Florida

5.0% 729,127 765,397 36,270

Georgia

7.7% 296,967 319,719 22,752

Hawaii

5.3% 44,889 47,282 2,393

Idaho

8.4% 66,234 71,824 5,590

Illinois

2.5% 376,667 386,250 9,583

Indiana

2.7% 168,559 173,070 4,511

Iowa

0.9% 104,571 105,562 991

Kansas

1.4% 88,656 89,890 1,234

Kentucky

6.8% 122,056 130,395 8,339

Louisiana

3.2% 136,529 140,837 4,308

Maine

3.0% 53,810 55,429 1,619

Maryland

-1.5% 177,099 174,476 -2,623

Massachusetts

2.1% 261,203 266,659 5,456

Michigan

-0.4% 266,410 265,317 -1,093

Minnesota

2.5% 181,822 186,414 4,592

Mississippi

1.7% 74,824 76,115 1,291

Missouri

4.1% 212,702 221,492 8,790

Montana

5.6% 51,743 54,643 2,900

Nebraska

1.8% 71,171 72,469 1,298

Nevada

6.0% 85,063 90,203 5,140

New Hampshire

4.6% 54,589 57,078 2,489

New Jersey

3.8% 280,278 291,009 10,731

New Mexico

0.5% 64,425 64,751 326

New York

2.0% 649,373 662,435 13,062

North Carolina

3.4% 291,702 301,661 9,959

North Dakota

1.7% 32,063 32,617 554

Ohio

1.2% 303,691 307,340 3,649

Oklahoma

0.8% 112,693 113,637 944

Oregon

4.3% 160,442 167,295 6,853

Pennsylvania

2.7% 360,662 370,515 9,853

Puerto Rico

-3.2% 47,535 45,997 -1,538

Rhode Island

4.2% 39,081 40,731 1,650

South Carolina

5.4% 141,493 149,185 7,692

South Dakota

2.7% 34,549 35,490 941

Tennessee

4.5% 168,556 176,151 7,595

Texas

3.0% 721,723 743,056 21,333

Utah

6.0% 111,266 117,931 6,665

Vermont

1.6% 26,168 26,576 408

Virgin Islands

4.1% 3,365 3,502 137

Virginia

3.3% 280,595 289,782 9,187

Washington

1.9% 254,865 259,740 4,875

West Virginia

1.3% 51,215 51,889 674

Wisconsin

3.7% 177,667 184,207 6,540

Wyoming

2.5% 27,006 27,668 662