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A data chart image of Tennessee had largest increase in job openings rate in July 2022; Pennsylvania had  largest drop

Tennessee had largest increase in job openings rate in July 2022; Pennsylvania had largest drop

September 28, 2022

The job openings rate increased in 4 states, decreased in 5 states, and was little changed in 41 states and the District of Columbia on the last business day of July 2022. The number of job openings increased in 6 states, decreased in 5 states, and was little changed in 39 states and the District of Columbia. Over the month, the national job openings rate and number of job openings were little changed.

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A data chart image of Minnesota had the lowest jobless rate in August 2022

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A data chart image of Nonfarm payroll employment up in 46 states and DC from August 2021 to August 2022

Nonfarm payroll employment up in 46 states and DC from August 2021 to August 2022

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A data chart image of U.S. export prices up 10.8 percent over the year ended August 2022

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