Table 6. Private sector gross job gains and losses by state, seasonally adjusted

Table 6.  Private sector gross job gains and losses by state, seasonally adjusted

                                         Gross job gains                                          Gross job losses
State                                    (3 months ended)                                         (3 months ended)
                        Dec.       Mar.       June        Sept.     Dec.       Dec.         Mar.       June        Sept.     Dec. 
                        2016       2017       2017        2017      2017       2016         2017       2017        2017      2017

United States(1)...  7,455,000  7,328,000  7,604,000   7,256,000  7,793,000  7,065,000   6,674,000   7,128,000  7,396,000  6,794,000

Alabama.....            91,681     95,018     87,409      94,500     94,535     90,287      81,340      88,801     91,500     85,499
Alaska.....             24,029     23,211     27,146      21,147     23,051     24,699      24,169      24,590     26,106     25,087
Arizona.....           138,291    136,971    145,129     156,480    150,080    126,313     126,704     134,184    124,785    126,790
Arkansas.....           58,062     56,151     52,890      56,574     59,343     53,892      50,773      56,758     54,500     50,039
California.....        980,183    962,840  1,008,489     945,420  1,012,893    910,192     872,313     963,220    921,087    878,611
Colorado.....          143,107    147,416    154,090     146,525    150,388    140,926     133,241     138,475    142,005    134,785
Connecticut.....        72,719     79,177     82,321      75,866     75,860     75,033      73,288      73,239     81,660     73,737
Delaware.....           23,338     24,976     25,141      24,514     27,053     23,351      22,313      26,277     25,233     24,440
District of Columbia    28,788     29,705     29,308      28,084     29,872     28,695      24,377      28,802     27,580     25,951
Florida.....           487,710    445,222    487,806     417,099    601,026    445,725     409,290     450,987    550,590    386,654

Georgia.....           239,884    230,965    229,623     224,926    255,553    211,569     212,760     225,490    228,351    205,236
Hawaii.....             26,673     27,379     27,647      28,750     27,120     26,775      25,523      28,656     28,034     26,110
Idaho.....              42,845     45,963     43,250      39,216     44,067     38,897      37,152      39,124     39,172     37,931
Illinois.....          309,191    298,256    295,556     287,491    310,581    290,285     276,590     283,177    309,665    274,431
Indiana.....           142,574    149,579    148,779     143,839    152,373    137,206     131,859     143,482    144,972    133,787
Iowa.....               73,955     78,764     73,448      70,162     76,283     76,993      71,324      73,959     73,416     68,723
Kansas.....             67,413     66,295     61,932      70,689     68,399     64,801      63,041      74,435     64,182     59,348
Kentucky.....           95,679     90,878     95,401      92,556     93,898     90,662      85,832      94,425     91,789     86,067
Louisiana.....          94,259    102,536     98,856      97,543     98,516    103,469      93,274     104,081     96,361     95,548
Maine.....              37,196     36,582     39,612      32,989     36,310     35,905      32,852      39,786     38,313     34,280

Maryland.....          140,769    131,540    137,552     133,359    135,848    131,349     126,358     133,284    134,027    132,634
Massachusetts.....     171,192    168,627    190,672     169,666    179,395    165,880     156,939     161,748    174,731    171,782
Michigan.....          204,720    211,095    214,607     196,743    209,001    200,138     184,414     198,700    221,387    204,433
Minnesota.....         140,520    142,651    140,705     131,688    143,126    138,963     117,302     129,066    140,788    137,173
Mississippi.....        56,611     51,514     52,591      51,045     57,005     50,218      52,216      53,075     52,367     48,701
Missouri.....          134,067    138,174    133,946     140,239    133,861    133,207     116,324     132,611    138,472    126,736
Montana.....            29,076     30,348     29,692      26,807     31,827     27,842      26,801      29,106     29,737     27,761
Nebraska.....           46,158     48,350     45,258      47,480     50,417     49,989      42,036      48,966     47,756     44,572
Nevada.....             71,548     75,922     73,628      73,242     77,451     64,782      59,528      69,752     68,063     61,756
New Hampshire.....      35,405     32,723     37,609      31,928     37,577     33,335      32,020      34,154     37,103     33,658

New Jersey.....        217,599    191,080    231,222     207,174    227,504    200,514     198,940     187,345    213,365    194,773
New Mexico.....         41,275     40,142     42,206      40,887     39,989     40,739      39,132      39,683     39,637     37,870
New York.....          472,712    482,960    512,229     488,700    483,363    461,337     446,567     452,251    485,909    457,296
North Carolina.....    225,601    222,190    228,495     215,246    229,058    205,302     199,056     214,667    218,341    200,335
North Dakota.....       23,021     26,128     23,242      23,088     23,360     26,535      22,998      23,826     23,383     23,106
Ohio.....              260,009    260,122    266,532     239,333    260,248    249,754     236,913     248,853    262,346    240,136
Oklahoma.....           81,574     78,427     82,854      81,713     80,947     78,496      81,448      74,136     75,734     74,095
Oregon.....            103,156    108,577    103,951     102,766    107,905     96,506      89,507      94,764     99,294     95,339
Pennsylvania.....      274,781    268,559    281,457     279,310    280,880    260,840     254,346     263,822    264,139    250,985
Rhode Island.....       23,989     26,217     27,377      24,892     27,480     23,904      24,785      24,775     26,563     25,372

South Carolina.....    108,676    100,891    102,376      96,040    116,023     90,148      92,823      99,787    106,344     85,962
South Dakota.....       21,044     22,209     21,870      19,852     22,384     21,233      20,656      21,953     20,797     20,129
Tennessee.....         144,675    128,481    136,278     134,472    147,416    126,150     123,277     129,537    128,703    123,782
Texas.....             588,802    580,416    588,070     595,615    641,177    538,726     519,376     539,188    579,631    537,456
Utah.....               79,259     91,646     81,427      82,619     84,690     75,963      72,367      74,004     75,903     70,508
Vermont.....            17,998     16,827     20,084      17,066     18,651     17,636      17,258      17,430     20,080     16,545
Virginia.....          194,325    186,996    196,028     182,441    196,190    180,449     172,727     183,875    193,605    170,840
Washington.....        191,782    185,519    193,086     172,479    188,287    179,259     152,983     167,385    170,855    160,099
West Virginia.....      34,777     34,065     35,135      37,743     34,247     33,887      34,690      35,391     35,798     33,151
Wisconsin.....         134,052    143,931    139,680     122,392    136,582    131,290     116,833     136,434    140,307    121,569

Wyoming.....            17,940     17,837     17,344      17,516     17,948     17,692      16,484      18,378     16,028     17,149
Puerto Rico.....        38,952     34,349     34,820      27,179     45,987     36,267      38,301      35,043     41,788     76,402
Virgin Islands.....      1,644      1,463      1,707       1,132      2,055      1,665       1,497       1,285      2,266      5,918


The sum of the states will not necessarily add to the U.S. total because of the independent seasonal adjustment of each state.

(1) Totals for the United States do not include data for Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands.





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Last Modified Date: July 25, 2018