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Business Employment Dynamics Regional Historical Table

Private sector gross job gains and job losses for the United States and States, by Census Regions and Divisions, three months ended September 2019, seasonally adjusted
Area Gross Job Gains Gross Job Losses
Total Back
Data
As a percent
of total
employment
Back
Data
Total Back
Data
As a percent
of total
employment
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Data

United States(1)

7,341 5.8 7,330 5.8

Midwest Region

East North Central Division

Illinois

255,204 4.9 294,059 5.6

Indiana

143,721 5.4 152,070 5.7

Michigan

191,346 5.1 225,606 6.0

Ohio

251,312 5.3 272,778 5.8

Wisconsin

120,048 4.8 145,899 5.8

West North Central Division

Iowa

68,696 5.3 73,262 5.6

Kansas

64,630 5.7 64,574 5.6

Minnesota

130,923 5.2 144,232 5.8

Missouri

138,505 5.8 137,536 5.8

Nebraska

45,665 5.6 44,446 5.5

North Dakota

23,210 6.6 24,814 7.1

South Dakota

20,592 5.8 21,144 6.0

Northeast Region

New England Division

Connecticut

79,052 5.5 82,328 5.8

Maine

33,318 6.4 37,768 7.2

Massachusetts

168,540 5.3 187,503 5.9

New Hampshire

33,261 5.8 38,203 6.6

Rhode Island

24,792 5.8 26,368 6.2

Vermont

16,025 6.3 19,579 7.6

Middle Atlantic Division

New Jersey

209,706 6.0 216,244 6.1

New York

469,641 5.8 484,354 5.9

Pennsylvania

274,084 5.2 272,854 5.2

South Region

South Atlantic Division

Delaware

23,718 6.1 23,984 6.2

District of Columbia

29,215 5.4 28,952 5.4

Florida

508,398 6.5 441,736 5.7

Georgia

239,926 6.2 233,652 6.1

Maryland

135,836 6.2 144,488 6.6

North Carolina

214,705 5.7 223,918 5.9

South Carolina

106,317 6.0 101,624 5.7

Virginia

167,181 5.2 191,833 6.0

West Virginia

31,847 5.8 37,289 6.7

East South Central Division

Alabama

95,629 5.9 96,709 5.9

Kentucky

93,509 5.8 90,394 5.7

Mississippi

49,815 5.5 51,901 5.8

Tennessee

142,652 5.5 132,694 5.1

West South Central Division

Arkansas

56,518 5.5 56,355 5.5

Louisiana

94,769 5.9 99,020 6.1

Oklahoma

81,812 6.3 78,936 6.1

Texas

616,227 5.8 561,642 5.2

West Region

Mountain Division

Arizona

160,648 6.4 121,854 4.8

Colorado

150,709 6.6 148,238 6.4

Idaho

43,343 6.9 42,680 6.8

Montana

28,210 7.3 29,657 7.7

Nevada

75,445 6.0 70,689 5.7

New Mexico

43,749 6.7 39,943 6.1

Utah

87,442 6.8 79,494 6.2

Wyoming

17,705 8.5 18,349 8.7

Pacific Division

Alaska

23,615 9.5 25,007 10.1

California

939,910 6.3 909,515 6.1

Hawaii

29,020 5.5 28,365 5.3

Oregon

102,439 6.2 102,596 6.2

Washington

173,654 6.0 171,392 6.0

Puerto Rico

41,670 6.1 37,553 5.4

Virgin Islands

3,066 11.2 1,792 6.6

Footnotes
(1) Numbers in thousands.

Source: Business Employment Dynamics is a set of statistics generated from the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages program. These quarterly data series consist of gross job gains and gross job losses statistics from 1992 forward.