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Table 3. Total separations levels and rates for total nonfarm by state, seasonally adjusted

Table 3. Total separations 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.

5,906 5,595 5,632 5,401 5,365 -36 3.8 3.6 3.6 3.4 3.4 0.0


Alabama

93 86 85 85 80 -5 4.4 4.0 3.9 3.9 3.7 -0.2

Alaska

20 18 17 17 18 1 6.2 5.5 5.2 5.2 5.5 0.3

Arizona

125 135 133 132 120 -12 4.0 4.3 4.2 4.2 3.8 -0.4

Arkansas

58 56 52 56 54 -2 4.3 4.1 3.8 4.1 4.0 -0.1

California

616 520 494 513 517 4 3.4 2.9 2.7 2.8 2.8 0.0

Colorado

122 100 118 117 97 -20 4.2 3.4 4.0 4.0 3.3 -0.7

Connecticut

58 51 59 51 57 6 3.5 3.0 3.5 3.0 3.4 0.4

Delaware

22 24 24 21 20 -1 4.6 4.9 4.9 4.3 4.1 -0.2

District of Columbia

26 23 24 24 22 -2 3.4 2.9 3.1 3.1 2.8 -0.3

Florida

373 391 381 385 374 -11 3.9 4.0 3.9 3.9 3.8 -0.1

Georgia

204 202 204 185 206 21 4.2 4.1 4.1 3.7 4.2 0.5

Hawaii

22 23 18 19 19 0 3.5 3.6 2.8 3.0 3.0 0.0

Idaho

51 43 37 42 37 -5 6.1 5.0 4.3 4.9 4.3 -0.6

Illinois

217 185 194 172 191 19 3.6 3.0 3.2 2.8 3.1 0.3

Indiana

143 129 125 132 126 -6 4.4 3.9 3.8 4.0 3.8 -0.2

Iowa

61 54 55 57 54 -3 3.9 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.4 -0.2

Kansas

56 56 46 52 55 3 3.9 3.9 3.2 3.6 3.8 0.2

Kentucky

87 88 77 76 70 -6 4.4 4.3 3.8 3.7 3.5 -0.2

Louisiana

93 100 96 81 86 5 4.8 5.1 4.9 4.1 4.4 0.3

Maine

26 25 33 27 24 -3 4.0 3.9 5.1 4.1 3.7 -0.4

Maryland

123 107 110 89 112 23 4.5 3.9 4.0 3.2 4.1 0.9

Massachusetts

97 82 113 102 102 0 2.6 2.2 3.0 2.7 2.7 0.0

Michigan

161 146 138 161 111 -50 3.7 3.3 3.1 3.6 2.5 -1.1

Minnesota

98 119 96 106 100 -6 3.3 4.0 3.2 3.5 3.3 -0.2

Mississippi

50 54 52 48 49 1 4.3 4.6 4.4 4.1 4.2 0.1

Missouri

119 114 106 98 101 3 4.0 3.8 3.5 3.3 3.4 0.1

Montana

28 30 30 28 27 -1 5.4 5.8 5.8 5.4 5.2 -0.2

Nebraska

36 38 33 38 38 0 3.5 3.6 3.2 3.6 3.6 0.0

Nevada

65 60 59 62 60 -2 4.3 3.8 3.8 3.9 3.8 -0.1

New Hampshire

28 27 31 24 24 0 4.0 3.8 4.4 3.4 3.4 0.0

New Jersey

155 129 183 140 138 -2 3.6 3.0 4.2 3.2 3.2 0.0

New Mexico

33 35 33 34 30 -4 3.9 4.0 3.8 3.9 3.4 -0.5

New York

280 260 299 291 277 -14 2.9 2.7 3.1 3.0 2.8 -0.2

North Carolina

179 202 205 167 180 13 3.7 4.1 4.2 3.4 3.6 0.2

North Dakota

20 18 15 19 19 0 4.6 4.1 3.4 4.3 4.3 0.0

Ohio

208 202 201 188 187 -1 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.3 3.3 0.0

Oklahoma

74 70 73 63 66 3 4.3 4.0 4.2 3.6 3.8 0.2

Oregon

68 79 77 76 58 -18 3.4 3.9 3.8 3.8 2.9 -0.9

Pennsylvania

203 177 234 190 162 -28 3.3 2.9 3.8 3.1 2.6 -0.5

Rhode Island

21 19 22 19 20 1 4.2 3.8 4.4 3.8 4.0 0.2

South Carolina

113 113 101 81 99 18 5.0 4.9 4.4 3.5 4.3 0.8

South Dakota

20 19 17 23 19 -4 4.4 4.1 3.6 4.9 4.0 -0.9

Tennessee

142 142 150 131 138 7 4.3 4.3 4.5 4.0 4.2 0.2

Texas

580 524 497 478 529 51 4.2 3.7 3.5 3.4 3.8 0.4

Utah

84 73 65 73 75 2 5.0 4.2 3.8 4.2 4.3 0.1

Vermont

13 12 14 12 13 1 4.3 3.9 4.6 3.9 4.2 0.3

Virginia

154 147 156 141 150 9 3.7 3.5 3.7 3.4 3.6 0.2

Washington

128 123 98 117 104 -13 3.6 3.4 2.7 3.2 2.8 -0.4

West Virginia

31 35 33 29 33 4 4.5 5.0 4.7 4.1 4.6 0.5

Wisconsin

110 109 101 110 105 -5 3.7 3.6 3.3 3.6 3.5 -0.1

Wyoming

16 15 14 15 14 -1 5.5 5.1 4.8 5.1 4.7 -0.4

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

Last Modified Date: February 14, 2024