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Table 1. Job openings levels and rates for total nonfarm by state, seasonally adjusted

Table 1. Job openings levels and rates for total nonfarm by state, seasonally adjusted
State Levels (in thousands) Rates
Dec.
2022
Sept.
2023
Oct.
2023
Nov.
2023
Dec.
2023(p)
Change from:
Nov. 2023 -
Dec. 2023(p)
Dec.
2022
Sept.
2023
Oct.
2023
Nov.
2023
Dec.
2023(p)
Change from:
Nov. 2023 -
Dec. 2023(p)

TOTAL U.S.

11,234 9,350 8,852 8,925 9,026 101 6.8 5.6 5.3 5.4 5.4 0.0


Alabama

157 138 122 119 133 14 6.8 6.0 5.4 5.2 5.8 0.6

Alaska

31 26 25 26 23 -3 8.7 7.4 7.1 7.3 6.5 -0.8

Arizona

209 193 184 184 163 -21 6.3 5.7 5.5 5.5 4.9 -0.6

Arkansas

102 88 81 81 82 1 7.0 6.1 5.6 5.6 5.7 0.1

California

1,244 867 800 751 830 79 6.5 4.6 4.2 4.0 4.4 0.4

Colorado

222 202 211 224 207 -17 7.1 6.5 6.7 7.1 6.6 -0.5

Connecticut

116 102 88 88 94 6 6.5 5.7 4.9 4.9 5.3 0.4

Delaware

38 33 30 30 31 1 7.4 6.3 5.8 5.8 6.0 0.2

District of Columbia

47 43 37 40 43 3 5.8 5.2 4.5 4.9 5.2 0.3

Florida

673 606 590 548 535 -13 6.5 5.8 5.7 5.3 5.1 -0.2

Georgia

389 353 333 302 313 11 7.4 6.7 6.3 5.7 5.9 0.2

Hawaii

37 32 30 29 27 -2 5.6 4.8 4.5 4.4 4.1 -0.3

Idaho

68 55 56 52 47 -5 7.5 6.0 6.1 5.7 5.2 -0.5

Illinois

451 371 326 412 370 -42 6.9 5.7 5.0 6.3 5.7 -0.6

Indiana

213 168 165 161 149 -12 6.2 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.3 -0.4

Iowa

128 83 90 89 89 0 7.5 5.0 5.4 5.3 5.3 0.0

Kansas

110 81 79 87 86 -1 7.1 5.3 5.2 5.6 5.6 0.0

Kentucky

148 131 118 116 118 2 7.0 6.1 5.5 5.4 5.5 0.1

Louisiana

181 148 122 117 132 15 8.5 7.0 5.8 5.6 6.3 0.7

Maine

45 45 44 44 36 -8 6.5 6.5 6.3 6.3 5.2 -1.1

Maryland

205 183 173 177 177 0 7.0 6.2 5.9 6.0 6.0 0.0

Massachusetts

268 255 239 228 234 6 6.7 6.3 5.9 5.7 5.8 0.1

Michigan

378 242 234 263 326 63 7.9 5.2 5.0 5.6 6.8 1.2

Minnesota

239 201 192 209 210 1 7.5 6.3 6.0 6.5 6.5 0.0

Mississippi

90 83 88 80 79 -1 7.1 6.6 7.0 6.4 6.3 -0.1

Missouri

220 180 176 174 162 -12 6.9 5.7 5.6 5.5 5.1 -0.4

Montana

46 36 36 35 33 -2 8.2 6.5 6.5 6.3 5.9 -0.4

Nebraska

77 59 55 61 59 -2 6.9 5.3 5.0 5.5 5.3 -0.2

Nevada

106 99 88 85 78 -7 6.5 5.9 5.3 5.1 4.7 -0.4

New Hampshire

51 44 41 40 39 -1 6.8 5.9 5.5 5.4 5.2 -0.2

New Jersey

266 228 215 224 221 -3 5.8 5.0 4.7 4.9 4.8 -0.1

New Mexico

63 57 56 57 54 -3 6.9 6.1 6.0 6.1 5.8 -0.3

New York

483 466 457 467 472 5 4.8 4.6 4.5 4.6 4.6 0.0

North Carolina

367 312 290 294 295 1 7.0 5.9 5.5 5.6 5.6 0.0

North Dakota

31 28 28 29 25 -4 6.7 6.0 6.0 6.2 5.4 -0.8

Ohio

422 354 338 323 330 7 7.1 5.9 5.6 5.4 5.5 0.1

Oklahoma

128 113 105 109 111 2 6.9 6.1 5.7 5.9 6.0 0.1

Oregon

140 116 112 103 94 -9 6.6 5.5 5.3 4.9 4.5 -0.4

Pennsylvania

457 380 390 381 388 7 7.0 5.8 5.9 5.8 5.9 0.1

Rhode Island

38 31 31 30 32 2 7.1 5.9 5.9 5.7 6.0 0.3

South Carolina

190 172 164 166 170 4 7.7 6.9 6.6 6.7 6.8 0.1

South Dakota

31 28 27 29 28 -1 6.4 5.7 5.5 5.8 5.6 -0.2

Tennessee

253 293 215 207 214 7 7.1 8.1 6.1 5.9 6.1 0.2

Texas

1,029 795 742 854 902 48 7.0 5.4 5.0 5.7 6.0 0.3

Utah

122 102 97 85 85 0 6.7 5.6 5.3 4.7 4.7 0.0

Vermont

22 20 19 19 17 -2 6.7 6.1 5.8 5.8 5.3 -0.5

Virginia

352 260 259 254 275 21 7.9 5.9 5.9 5.7 6.2 0.5

Washington

226 170 172 168 152 -16 5.9 4.5 4.5 4.4 4.0 -0.4

West Virginia

67 54 53 52 52 0 8.8 7.1 7.0 6.8 6.8 0.0

Wisconsin

236 206 211 205 185 -20 7.3 6.4 6.5 6.4 5.8 -0.6

Wyoming

24 19 19 18 18 0 7.7 6.1 6.1 5.7 5.7 0.0

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

Last Modified Date: February 14, 2024