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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 2020, 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)

10,804 9.4 6,901 6.0

Midwest Region

East North Central Division

Illinois

454,452 9.7 265,795 5.6

Indiana

206,433 8.3 134,481 5.4

Michigan

366,039 10.9 160,093 4.8

Ohio

336,532 7.7 229,215 5.3

Wisconsin

177,683 7.6 119,583 5.2

West North Central Division

Iowa

90,872 7.4 67,444 5.6

Kansas

85,160 7.9 64,265 6.0

Minnesota

204,520 9.0 123,659 5.4

Missouri

189,201 8.5 125,593 5.7

Nebraska

63,100 8.1 45,538 5.9

North Dakota

28,073 8.8 21,946 6.9

South Dakota

29,098 8.6 18,890 5.5

Northeast Region

New England Division

Connecticut

145,865 11.2 66,466 5.1

Maine

57,283 12.0 28,627 6.0

Massachusetts

348,934 12.5 156,162 5.6

New Hampshire

63,135 11.9 27,580 5.1

Rhode Island

48,603 12.9 19,548 5.3

Vermont

27,757 12.3 12,947 5.7

Middle Atlantic Division

New Jersey

485,419 15.7 179,780 5.8

New York

922,619 13.3 403,504 5.9

Pennsylvania

484,981 10.3 236,671 5.0

South Region

South Atlantic Division

Delaware

36,761 10.3 22,666 6.3

District of Columbia

38,358 8.3 26,824 5.8

Florida

685,191 9.5 492,778 6.8

Georgia

330,323 9.2 230,867 6.4

Maryland

215,737 11.0 117,299 5.9

North Carolina

304,808 8.5 199,290 5.6

South Carolina

145,478 8.8 101,812 6.1

Virginia

303,716 10.2 157,202 5.3

West Virginia

44,344 8.8 35,357 7.0

East South Central Division

Alabama

118,479 7.8 90,119 5.9

Kentucky

132,030 8.8 75,229 5.0

Mississippi

73,809 8.7 46,600 5.5

Tennessee

198,611 8.1 132,538 5.4

West South Central Division

Arkansas

72,104 7.5 54,052 5.6

Louisiana

126,510 8.8 101,773 7.2

Oklahoma

81,961 6.8 77,487 6.4

Texas

720,901 7.2 599,452 6.0

West Region

Mountain Division

Arizona

188,965 7.9 148,907 6.2

Colorado

215,277 10.0 135,875 6.3

Idaho

52,646 8.4 40,628 6.5

Montana

36,443 9.9 26,800 7.2

Nevada

135,413 12.8 67,865 6.4

New Mexico

49,296 8.3 35,506 6.0

Utah

114,545 9.1 78,072 6.2

Wyoming

20,326 10.7 14,628 7.7

Pacific Division

Alaska

26,125 12.2 21,201 9.9

California

1,182,443 8.7 985,422 7.3

Hawaii

29,478 7.4 51,061 12.7

Oregon

136,837 9.0 94,862 6.2

Washington

234,423 8.9 164,790 6.2

Puerto Rico

69,247 11.0 32,421 5.1

Virgin Islands

2,018 8.4 2,981 12.3

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.