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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.
                           2018       2019       2019       2019       2019        2018       2019       2019       2019       2019

United States (1)...  7,768,000  7,375,000  7,605,000  7,341,000  7,831,000   6,957,000  6,850,000  7,423,000  7,330,000  7,039,000
 
Alabama.............    100,816     96,841     93,715     95,629    102,098      85,914     88,823     97,277     96,709     91,736
Alaska..............     27,051     24,748     26,955     23,615     25,548      24,029     22,229     25,350     25,007     25,427
Arizona.............    154,406    139,196    140,806    160,648    161,299     126,130    136,405    141,783    121,854    131,054
Arkansas............     59,915     53,605     50,642     56,518     65,621      50,421     51,893     58,009     56,355     48,857
California..........  1,019,583    958,690    986,077    939,910  1,023,895     893,290    918,099    969,001    909,515    900,745
Colorado............    155,491    150,523    161,898    150,709    154,783     137,868    143,527    142,841    148,238    142,901
Connecticut.........     76,068     74,499     82,537     79,052     78,090      71,454     81,433     83,620     82,328     79,474
Delaware............     25,620     24,839     23,225     23,718     25,359      21,770     21,612     24,821     23,984     24,302
District of Columbia     29,712     29,198     29,227     29,215     28,990      27,027     25,795     29,219     28,952     25,251
Florida.............    494,076    470,398    500,836    508,398    515,379     466,878    428,898    487,176    441,736    460,815
 
Georgia.............    239,126    257,662    236,211    239,926    252,323     217,509    218,890    246,926    233,652    216,151
Hawaii..............     30,742     28,766     25,041     29,020     29,795      27,198     31,811     32,710     28,365     28,557
Idaho...............     45,579     46,481     45,151     43,343     49,087      38,775     38,110     41,827     42,680     40,017
Illinois............    286,588    273,000    289,823    255,204    289,245     288,063    268,937    277,708    294,059    270,172
Indiana.............    148,866    156,880    140,418    143,721    159,789     133,677    129,593    155,955    152,070    134,514
Iowa................     75,879     67,346     75,896     68,696     75,734      69,658     71,892     73,362     73,262     69,937
Kansas..............     69,531     62,736     65,750     64,630     72,572      62,125     64,959     65,932     64,574     64,957
Kentucky............     97,782     92,536     91,694     93,509     97,814      87,327     88,220     94,999     90,394     92,757
Louisiana...........     99,438     95,919     97,369     94,769     94,434      92,940     94,705    105,984     99,020     92,766
Maine...............     37,301     37,368     39,623     33,318     38,217      34,444     33,681     39,418     37,768     36,432
 
Maryland............    146,421    139,079    138,324    135,836    143,545     138,449    125,036    140,041    144,488    128,911
Massachusetts.......    182,975    180,711    192,471    168,540    187,199     167,127    164,915    179,383    187,503    174,790
Michigan............    212,257    193,954    211,732    191,346    219,196     196,309    175,917    219,402    225,606    200,837
Minnesota...........    142,627    129,422    146,506    130,923    147,059     135,392    128,720    136,281    144,232    140,048
Mississippi.........     58,977     50,681     52,288     49,815     56,037      47,947     55,297     54,217     51,901     50,013
Missouri............    137,961    129,371    135,471    138,505    146,875     128,093    126,018    140,045    137,536    124,878
Montana.............     34,407     29,494     30,766     28,210     33,309      27,518     31,004     29,660     29,657     27,863
Nebraska............     47,835     46,491     46,984     45,665     51,026      46,760     45,655     46,493     44,446     47,528
Nevada..............     80,193     74,485     73,635     75,445     85,109      67,175     66,481     75,365     70,689     63,896
New Hampshire.......     37,886     36,640     37,129     33,261     38,349      32,781     32,983     36,876     38,203     34,225
 
New Jersey..........    223,239    201,365    216,314    209,706    229,309     199,050    198,569    203,764    216,244    204,300
New Mexico..........     43,809     41,983     40,861     43,749     44,407      39,424     38,022     41,409     39,943     41,340
New York............    504,548    485,292    492,204    469,641    480,900     460,838    433,874    475,470    484,354    466,096
North Carolina......    248,759    237,488    230,289    214,705    233,918     197,480    188,107    215,739    223,918    203,371
North Dakota........     23,548     24,826     23,575     23,210     23,548      21,746     22,437     23,713     24,814     23,415
Ohio................    261,361    258,396    266,633    251,312    267,740     245,446    241,765    265,147    272,778    246,532
Oklahoma............     84,052     74,976     76,968     81,812     82,766      78,597     75,282     80,251     78,936     80,110
Oregon..............    110,386    105,038    105,253    102,439    111,604      98,153     95,104    100,367    102,596     96,619
Pennsylvania........    277,414    266,704    272,697    274,084    282,335     249,012    249,431    278,287    272,854    254,386
Rhode Island........     26,789     24,678     27,100     24,792     27,498      24,229     23,887     28,695     26,368     25,056
 
South Carolina......    128,913    113,237    110,389    106,317    114,803      93,825    106,262    108,448    101,624    104,992
South Dakota........     22,202     20,396     22,031     20,592     22,895      20,696     22,444     21,436     21,144     20,517
Tennessee...........    148,634    138,640    142,792    142,652    147,133     127,807    124,279    131,387    132,694    130,443
Texas...............    652,219    584,029    607,026    616,227    644,021     537,389    541,312    562,489    561,642    547,280
Utah................     87,692     92,927     89,306     87,442     88,214      78,369     78,342     83,159     79,494     81,328
Vermont.............     18,863     17,446     18,074     16,025     17,627      17,285     16,200     18,303     19,579     16,328
Virginia............    199,472    201,989    194,478    167,181    213,332     176,271    175,654    187,801    191,833    176,376
Washington..........    182,294    176,059    190,942    173,654    188,423     160,020    160,092    164,526    171,392    162,672
West Virginia.......     35,422     33,504     34,404     31,847     33,825      36,511     36,947     36,179     37,289     39,080
Wisconsin...........    134,830    127,951    139,354    120,048    136,339     122,971    120,014    133,371    145,899    124,583
 
Wyoming.............     20,839     18,347     18,043     17,705     19,692      16,307     16,590     20,240     18,349     18,206
Puerto Rico.........     40,125     47,891     43,684     41,670     37,232      45,122     34,491     39,466     37,553     33,897
Virgin Islands......      1,934      2,987      2,303      3,066      2,881       1,736      1,853      1,597      1,792      2,003
 
(1) The sum of the states will not necessarily add to the U.S. total because of the independent seasonal adjustment of each state.

NOTE: Totals for the United States do not include data for Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands.

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Last Modified Date: July 29, 2020