Bureau of Labor Statistics

State employment shows over-the-year increases, November 2013

December 26, 2013

Over the year, from November 2012–November 2013, 33 states had statistically significant changes in employment, all of which were positive. The largest over-the-year job increase occurred in Texas (+274,200), followed by California (+226,200) and Florida (+183,100).

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These data are from the Current Employment Statistics (State and Metro Area) program. To learn more, see "Regional and State Employment and Unemployment — November 2013" (HTML) (PDF), news release USDL-13-2394. Data for the most recent month are preliminary and subject to revision.


Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, The Economics Daily, State employment shows over-the-year increases, November 2013 at https://www.bls.gov/opub/ted/2013/ted_20131226.htm (visited December 09, 2021).


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