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Table 7. Hires levels and rates for total nonfarm by state, not seasonally adjusted

Table 7. Hires levels and rates for total nonfarm by state, not seasonally adjusted
State Levels (in thousands) Rates
Nov.
2020
Oct.
2021
Nov.
2021(p)
Nov.
2020
Oct.
2021
Nov.
2021(p)

TOTAL U.S.

5,563 6,889 6,245 3.9 4.6 4.2


Alabama

84 110 94 4.1 5.3 4.6

Alaska

12 14 13 4.1 4.7 4.3

Arizona

113 142 134 3.9 4.7 4.4

Arkansas

51 64 53 4.1 5.0 4.1

California

577 792 704 3.6 4.7 4.1

Colorado

90 122 127 3.4 4.4 4.6

Connecticut

50 61 62 3.1 3.7 3.8

Delaware

18 23 19 4.0 5.0 4.1

District of Columbia

18 24 21 2.5 3.1 2.7

Florida

354 506 481 4.1 5.7 5.3

Georgia

183 258 223 4.1 5.6 4.8

Hawaii

32 38 38 6.0 6.6 6.6

Idaho

32 38 40 4.1 4.8 5.1

Illinois

220 272 283 3.9 4.6 4.8

Indiana

133 140 140 4.4 4.5 4.5

Iowa

55 64 51 3.6 4.1 3.3

Kansas

45 57 53 3.3 4.0 3.8

Kentucky

93 97 102 5.0 5.1 5.3

Louisiana

84 113 89 4.6 6.1 4.7

Maine

20 26 21 3.3 4.2 3.5

Maryland

119 107 95 4.5 4.0 3.5

Massachusetts

103 145 110 3.0 4.0 3.0

Michigan

186 206 173 4.5 4.8 4.0

Minnesota

79 110 102 2.8 3.8 3.5

Mississippi

52 61 57 4.6 5.3 4.9

Missouri

102 121 105 3.6 4.2 3.6

Montana

18 25 22 3.9 5.1 4.6

Nebraska

43 41 43 4.3 4.0 4.2

Nevada

57 84 65 4.4 6.1 4.7

New Hampshire

23 34 30 3.6 5.1 4.6

New Jersey

170 173 141 4.4 4.3 3.4

New Mexico

24 38 32 3.0 4.6 3.8

New York

271 335 301 3.1 3.7 3.3

North Carolina

166 238 205 3.7 5.2 4.4

North Dakota

15 20 17 3.7 4.8 4.1

Ohio

232 226 204 4.3 4.2 3.7

Oklahoma

61 91 72 3.7 5.5 4.3

Oregon

76 87 82 4.1 4.6 4.3

Pennsylvania

192 253 223 3.4 4.3 3.8

Rhode Island

18 27 20 3.9 5.5 4.1

South Carolina

98 127 120 4.6 5.9 5.5

South Dakota

16 18 16 3.6 4.0 3.6

Tennessee

128 172 157 4.2 5.5 5.0

Texas

574 616 595 4.6 4.7 4.5

Utah

57 78 76 3.7 4.8 4.6

Vermont

10 14 12 3.5 4.7 3.9

Virginia

168 181 146 4.3 4.6 3.6

Washington

94 132 122 2.9 3.8 3.5

West Virginia

29 38 30 4.2 5.4 4.2

Wisconsin

109 118 113 3.8 4.1 3.9

Wyoming

9 12 11 3.5 4.4 4.0

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

Last Modified Date: January 21, 2022