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Change in nonfarm employment by state, seasonally adjusted

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Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Change in nonfarm employment by state, October 2020 to October 2021, seasonally adjusted
State Percent change October 2020 employment (thousands) October 2021 employment (thousands) Net change (thousands)

Alabama

3.0 2,000.0 2,060.3 60.3

Alaska

1.9 304.4 310.3 5.9

Arizona

4.8 2,850.5 2,987.0 136.5

Arkansas

2.5 1,245.4 1,276.8 31.4

California

5.1 15,963.4 16,774.6 811.2

Colorado

3.9 2,651.7 2,756.3 104.6

Connecticut

2.5 1,577.7 1,616.8 39.1

Delaware

1.8 444.4 452.3 7.9

District of Columbia

3.1 736.4 759.5 23.1

Florida

5.1 8,473.8 8,902.4 428.6

Georgia

4.5 4,408.7 4,605.6 196.9

Hawaii

10.5 522.3 576.9 54.6

Idaho

2.6 765.7 785.7 20.0

Illinois

3.4 5,665.8 5,856.1 190.3

Indiana

2.2 3,013.7 3,079.2 65.5

Iowa

1.8 1,512.7 1,539.9 27.2

Kansas

2.3 1,357.8 1,388.7 30.9

Kentucky

1.5 1,856.7 1,885.0 28.3

Louisiana

2.0 1,818.6 1,854.5 35.9

Maine

2.1 600.9 613.6 12.7

Maryland

3.9 2,586.5 2,687.9 101.4

Massachusetts

5.9 3,345.6 3,542.8 197.2

Michigan

3.2 4,094.4 4,223.9 129.5

Minnesota

3.2 2,785.3 2,875.8 90.5

Mississippi

2.4 1,120.0 1,146.9 26.9

Missouri

2.6 2,779.2 2,851.5 72.3

Montana

1.6 474.4 482.0 7.6

Nebraska

3.0 993.8 1,024.1 30.3

Nevada

7.6 1,267.2 1,363.8 96.6

New Hampshire

3.3 642.7 664.0 21.3

New Jersey

4.2 3,862.5 4,025.3 162.8

New Mexico

3.8 787.5 817.1 29.6

New York

3.2 8,749.7 9,030.0 280.3

North Carolina

3.4 4,402.9 4,554.3 151.4

North Dakota

2.4 408.0 417.6 9.6

Ohio

2.0 5,277.3 5,381.3 104.0

Oklahoma

2.5 1,612.5 1,652.1 39.6

Oregon

3.6 1,820.3 1,886.2 65.9

Pennsylvania

2.4 5,626.1 5,760.8 134.7

Rhode Island

3.7 461.9 479.2 17.3

South Carolina

3.1 2,092.0 2,157.5 65.5

South Dakota

2.1 430.3 439.5 9.2

Tennessee

2.7 3,018.5 3,099.2 80.7

Texas

5.4 12,248.6 12,909.9 661.3

Utah

5.3 1,546.6 1,627.8 81.2

Vermont

3.0 286.7 295.4 8.7

Virginia

2.0 3,878.2 3,957.7 79.5

Washington

5.6 3,260.2 3,442.2 182.0

West Virginia

2.7 673.0 691.3 18.3

Wisconsin

2.0 2,821.3 2,876.8 55.5

Wyoming

1.0 272.5 275.1 2.6

Puerto Rico

3.4 838.4 866.7 28.3