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Table 8. Total separations levels and rates for total nonfarm by state, not seasonally adjusted

Table 8. Total separations 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.

5,116 6,029 5,745 3.6 4.0 3.8


Alabama

69 94 97 3.4 4.6 4.7

Alaska

20 21 23 6.8 6.8 7.6

Arizona

101 111 117 3.5 3.7 3.8

Arkansas

47 62 54 3.7 4.8 4.2

California

503 584 524 3.1 3.5 3.1

Colorado

133 165 123 5.0 6.0 4.4

Connecticut

65 57 74 4.1 3.5 4.5

Delaware

18 22 20 4.0 4.8 4.5

District of Columbia

17 25 20 2.3 3.2 2.6

Florida

272 376 366 3.2 4.2 4.0

Georgia

160 221 242 3.6 4.8 5.2

Hawaii

13 22 17 2.5 3.8 2.9

Idaho

37 45 39 4.8 5.7 4.9

Illinois

255 216 242 4.5 3.7 4.1

Indiana

108 129 131 3.5 4.1 4.2

Iowa

51 60 62 3.4 3.8 4.0

Kansas

42 55 54 3.1 3.9 3.9

Kentucky

89 93 95 4.7 4.9 5.0

Louisiana

71 84 83 3.9 4.5 4.4

Maine

30 28 41 5.0 4.5 6.8

Maryland

66 98 93 2.5 3.6 3.4

Massachusetts

99 128 125 2.9 3.6 3.5

Michigan

199 195 155 4.8 4.6 3.6

Minnesota

110 90 115 4.0 3.1 4.0

Mississippi

45 54 48 4.0 4.7 4.2

Missouri

97 110 105 3.5 3.8 3.6

Montana

28 30 30 5.9 6.2 6.2

Nebraska

36 44 39 3.6 4.3 3.8

Nevada

73 69 59 5.7 5.0 4.3

New Hampshire

27 29 47 4.1 4.3 7.0

New Jersey

171 158 157 4.4 3.9 3.8

New Mexico

41 33 33 5.2 4.0 4.0

New York

222 275 282 2.5 3.0 3.1

North Carolina

182 236 218 4.1 5.1 4.7

North Dakota

23 25 26 5.6 5.8 6.1

Ohio

188 207 184 3.5 3.8 3.4

Oklahoma

53 75 72 3.2 4.5 4.3

Oregon

80 84 87 4.3 4.4 4.5

Pennsylvania

179 229 217 3.1 3.9 3.7

Rhode Island

19 22 27 4.1 4.6 5.4

South Carolina

86 123 97 4.1 5.7 4.5

South Dakota

17 20 19 4.0 4.6 4.2

Tennessee

104 134 122 3.4 4.3 3.9

Texas

423 545 482 3.4 4.2 3.7

Utah

52 70 69 3.3 4.3 4.2

Vermont

15 14 21 5.0 4.6 6.9

Virginia

132 151 123 3.4 3.8 3.1

Washington

104 145 102 3.2 4.2 2.9

West Virginia

30 36 31 4.3 5.2 4.4

Wisconsin

95 112 118 3.3 3.9 4.1

Wyoming

20 17 20 7.3 6.2 7.4

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

Last Modified Date: January 21, 2022