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Table 5. Layoffs and discharges levels and rates for total nonfarm by state, seasonally adjusted

Table 5. Layoffs and discharges 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.

1,475 1,610 1,643 1,531 1,616 85 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0


Alabama

20 25 22 25 20 -5 0.9 1.2 1.0 1.2 0.9 -0.3

Alaska

5 6 5 5 6 1 1.5 1.8 1.5 1.5 1.8 0.3

Arizona

23 33 38 43 36 -7 0.7 1.0 1.2 1.4 1.1 -0.3

Arkansas

13 17 14 14 15 1 1.0 1.2 1.0 1.0 1.1 0.1

California

159 162 158 171 163 -8 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.0

Colorado

25 27 41 39 35 -4 0.9 0.9 1.4 1.3 1.2 -0.1

Connecticut

18 12 25 17 19 2 1.1 0.7 1.5 1.0 1.1 0.1

Delaware

5 7 7 6 6 0 1.0 1.4 1.4 1.2 1.2 0.0

District of Columbia

6 7 6 7 7 0 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.0

Florida

66 89 94 83 93 10 0.7 0.9 1.0 0.8 0.9 0.1

Georgia

39 49 45 54 47 -7 0.8 1.0 0.9 1.1 0.9 -0.2

Hawaii

5 7 6 6 7 1 0.8 1.1 0.9 0.9 1.1 0.2

Idaho

10 11 12 13 13 0 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.5 0.0

Illinois

66 52 50 35 56 21 1.1 0.8 0.8 0.6 0.9 0.3

Indiana

40 33 32 43 55 12 1.2 1.0 1.0 1.3 1.7 0.4

Iowa

16 17 15 14 16 2 1.0 1.1 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.1

Kansas

15 20 13 13 15 2 1.0 1.4 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.1

Kentucky

15 24 18 20 20 0 0.8 1.2 0.9 1.0 1.0 0.0

Louisiana

20 30 28 22 27 5 1.0 1.5 1.4 1.1 1.4 0.3

Maine

8 7 15 7 8 1 1.2 1.1 2.3 1.1 1.2 0.1

Maryland

41 32 31 25 45 20 1.5 1.2 1.1 0.9 1.6 0.7

Massachusetts

27 18 43 39 30 -9 0.7 0.5 1.1 1.0 0.8 -0.2

Michigan

47 48 41 44 34 -10 1.1 1.1 0.9 1.0 0.8 -0.2

Minnesota

25 48 22 24 30 6 0.8 1.6 0.7 0.8 1.0 0.2

Mississippi

12 17 12 12 14 2 1.0 1.4 1.0 1.0 1.2 0.2

Missouri

39 41 27 22 30 8 1.3 1.4 0.9 0.7 1.0 0.3

Montana

6 8 12 9 9 0 1.2 1.5 2.3 1.7 1.7 0.0

Nebraska

10 12 8 11 12 1 1.0 1.1 0.8 1.0 1.1 0.1

Nevada

14 16 17 21 21 0 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.3 1.3 0.0

New Hampshire

10 8 11 7 7 0 1.4 1.1 1.6 1.0 1.0 0.0

New Jersey

64 33 84 38 41 3 1.5 0.8 1.9 0.9 0.9 0.0

New Mexico

7 9 9 9 12 3 0.8 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.4 0.4

New York

76 94 118 100 83 -17 0.8 1.0 1.2 1.0 0.9 -0.1

North Carolina

42 64 52 58 63 5 0.9 1.3 1.1 1.2 1.3 0.1

North Dakota

6 6 4 5 6 1 1.4 1.4 0.9 1.1 1.4 0.3

Ohio

51 74 58 49 61 12 0.9 1.3 1.0 0.9 1.1 0.2

Oklahoma

20 21 17 15 21 6 1.2 1.2 1.0 0.9 1.2 0.3

Oregon

11 22 23 20 17 -3 0.6 1.1 1.1 1.0 0.8 -0.2

Pennsylvania

64 46 92 46 43 -3 1.1 0.7 1.5 0.7 0.7 0.0

Rhode Island

7 6 9 6 7 1 1.4 1.2 1.8 1.2 1.4 0.2

South Carolina

24 35 29 20 30 10 1.1 1.5 1.3 0.9 1.3 0.4

South Dakota

6 6 4 5 6 1 1.3 1.3 0.9 1.1 1.3 0.2

Tennessee

37 42 35 38 42 4 1.1 1.3 1.1 1.1 1.3 0.2

Texas

120 123 111 128 137 9 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.9 1.0 0.1

Utah

16 20 18 23 21 -2 0.9 1.2 1.0 1.3 1.2 -0.1

Vermont

4 3 5 3 4 1 1.3 1.0 1.6 1.0 1.3 0.3

Virginia

35 42 42 36 47 11 0.9 1.0 1.0 0.9 1.1 0.2

Washington

36 39 31 40 34 -6 1.0 1.1 0.9 1.1 0.9 -0.2

West Virginia

6 10 8 8 8 0 0.9 1.4 1.1 1.1 1.1 0.0

Wisconsin

35 32 25 28 30 2 1.2 1.1 0.8 0.9 1.0 0.1

Wyoming

3 4 4 4 4 0 1.0 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3 0.0

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

Last Modified Date: February 14, 2024