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)
                        Sept.      Dec.       Mar.        June      Sept.      Sept.        Dec.       Mar.        June      Sept.
                        2016       2016       2017        2017      2017       2016         2016       2017        2017      2017

United States(1)...  7,689,000  7,455,000  7,328,000   7,604,000  7,256,000  7,008,000   7,065,000   6,674,000  7,128,000  7,396,000

Alabama.....            96,889     91,681     95,018      87,409     94,500     90,051      90,287      81,340     88,801     91,500
Alaska.....             22,603     24,029     23,211      27,146     21,147     27,693      24,699      24,169     24,590     26,106
Arizona.....           164,484    138,291    136,971     145,129    156,480    120,568     126,313     126,704    134,184    124,785
Arkansas.....           61,522     58,062     56,151      52,890     56,574     54,893      53,892      50,773     56,758     54,500
California.....        990,473    980,183    962,840   1,008,489    945,420    880,241     910,192     872,313    963,220    921,087
Colorado.....          153,653    143,107    147,416     154,090    146,525    134,971     140,926     133,241    138,475    142,005
Connecticut.....        74,841     72,719     79,177      82,321     75,866     76,198      75,033      73,288     73,239     81,660
Delaware.....           23,909     23,338     24,976      25,141     24,514     24,652      23,351      22,313     26,277     25,233
District of Columbia    31,846     28,788     29,705      29,308     28,084     29,467      28,695      24,377     28,802     27,580
Florida.....           539,960    487,710    445,222     487,806    417,099    427,925     445,725     409,290    450,987    550,590

Georgia.....           243,716    239,884    230,965     229,623    224,926    213,118     211,569     212,760    225,490    228,351
Hawaii.....             31,080     26,673     27,379      27,647     28,750     25,354      26,775      25,523     28,656     28,034
Idaho.....              45,011     42,845     45,963      43,250     39,216     41,174      38,897      37,152     39,124     39,172
Illinois.....          294,960    309,191    298,256     295,556    287,491    291,637     290,285     276,590    283,177    309,665
Indiana.....           149,878    142,574    149,579     148,779    143,839    133,516     137,206     131,859    143,482    144,972
Iowa.....               79,033     73,955     78,764      73,448     70,162     75,042      76,993      71,324     73,959     73,416
Kansas.....             69,905     67,413     66,295      61,932     70,689     63,576      64,801      63,041     74,435     64,182
Kentucky.....          107,152     95,679     90,878      95,401     92,556     98,989      90,662      85,832     94,425     91,789
Louisiana.....         107,420     94,259    102,536      98,856     97,543    103,707     103,469      93,274    104,081     96,361
Maine.....              33,988     37,196     36,582      39,612     32,989     37,257      35,905      32,852     39,786     38,313

Maryland.....          139,923    140,769    131,540     137,552    133,359    127,394     131,349     126,358    133,284    134,027
Massachusetts.....     174,563    171,192    168,627     190,672    169,666    167,415     165,880     156,939    161,748    174,731
Michigan.....          208,459    204,720    211,095     214,607    196,743    202,265     200,138     184,414    198,700    221,387
Minnesota.....         148,763    140,520    142,651     140,705    131,688    133,973     138,963     117,302    129,066    140,788
Mississippi.....        56,026     56,611     51,514      52,591     51,045     49,476      50,218      52,216     53,075     52,367
Missouri.....          132,102    134,067    138,174     133,946    140,239    125,330     133,207     116,324    132,611    138,472
Montana.....            28,377     29,076     30,348      29,692     26,807     28,603      27,842      26,801     29,106     29,737
Nebraska.....           51,489     46,158     48,350      45,258     47,480     47,315      49,989      42,036     48,966     47,756
Nevada.....             77,042     71,548     75,922      73,628     73,242     63,229      64,782      59,528     69,752     68,063
New Hampshire.....      36,134     35,405     32,723      37,609     31,928     35,328      33,335      32,020     34,154     37,103

New Jersey.....        212,548    217,599    191,080     231,222    207,174    200,091     200,514     198,940    187,345    213,365
New Mexico.....         43,313     41,275     40,142      42,206     40,887     38,844      40,739      39,132     39,683     39,637
New York.....          490,500    472,712    482,960     512,229    488,700    458,750     461,337     446,567    452,251    485,909
North Carolina.....    221,742    225,601    222,190     228,495    215,246    208,519     205,302     199,056    214,667    218,341
North Dakota.....       27,990     23,021     26,128      23,242     23,088     24,632      26,535      22,998     23,826     23,383
Ohio.....              263,761    260,009    260,122     266,532    239,333    261,433     249,754     236,913    248,853    262,346
Oklahoma.....           79,254     81,574     78,427      82,854     81,713     75,254      78,496      81,448     74,136     75,734
Oregon.....            106,360    103,156    108,577     103,951    102,766     99,322      96,506      89,507     94,764     99,294
Pennsylvania.....      285,638    274,781    268,559     281,457    279,310    258,739     260,840     254,346    263,822    264,139
Rhode Island.....       23,258     23,989     26,217      27,377     24,892     24,390      23,904      24,785     24,775     26,563

South Carolina.....    104,404    108,676    100,891     102,376     96,040     93,113      90,148      92,823     99,787    106,344
South Dakota.....       22,238     21,044     22,209      21,870     19,852     21,398      21,233      20,656     21,953     20,797
Tennessee.....         147,480    144,675    128,481     136,278    134,472    130,083     126,150     123,277    129,537    128,703
Texas.....             617,457    588,802    580,416     588,070    595,615    541,252     538,726     519,376    539,188    579,631
Utah.....               86,460     79,259     91,646      81,427     82,619     77,794      75,963      72,367     74,004     75,903
Vermont.....            18,354     17,998     16,827      20,084     17,066     18,795      17,636      17,258     17,430     20,080
Virginia.....          192,072    194,325    186,996     196,028    182,441    189,545     180,449     172,727    183,875    193,605
Washington.....        177,681    191,782    185,519     193,086    172,479    175,845     179,259     152,983    167,385    170,855
West Virginia.....      35,225     34,777     34,065      35,135     37,743     34,886      33,887      34,690     35,391     35,798
Wisconsin.....         133,986    134,052    143,931     139,680    122,392    134,840     131,290     116,833    136,434    140,307

Wyoming.....            17,147     17,940     17,837      17,344     17,516     17,942      17,692      16,484     18,378     16,028
Puerto Rico.....        39,088     38,952     34,349      34,820     27,179     38,609      36,267      38,301     35,043     41,788
Virgin Islands.....      1,722      1,644      1,463       1,707      1,132      1,856       1,665       1,497      1,285      2,266

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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