Current Employment Statistics sample by State

Each month the Current Employment Statistics (CES) program surveys about 142,000 businesses and government agencies nationwide, representing approximately 689,000 individual worksites, in order to provide detailed industry data on employment, hours, and earnings for the nation as a whole, all States, and most major metropolitan areas. The table below presents the number of businesses and worksites that are surveyed each month by State. For more details on the CES sample, please visit https://www.bls.gov/web/empsit/cestn.htm#section1.

Current Employment Statistics sample by State
UI Accounts Establishments

TOTAL U.S.

142,000689,000

Alabama

2,79014,790

Alaska

1,2602,660

Arizona

2,43010,690

Arkansas

1,5006,660

California

11,71080,220

Colorado

2,4409,670

Connecticut

2,0408,330

Delaware

1,0802,390

District of Columbia

9701,680

Florida

5,73042,640

Georgia

3,96025,140

Hawaii

7402,960

Idaho

1,6304,880

Illinois

7,00023,840

Indiana

2,32013,210

Iowa

2,1209,980

Kansas

2,4407,840

Kentucky

2,0508,790

Louisiana

1,92010,090

Maine

1,6004,880

Maryland

2,14010,020

Massachusetts

3,95014,880

Michigan

4,81015,480

Minnesota

2,25010,450

Mississippi

1,7807,300

Missouri

2,60015,700

Montana

1,5703,960

Nebraska

1,6505,600

Nevada

1,0804,320

New Hampshire

1,2604,480

New Jersey

3,97017,240

New Mexico

1,3906,270

New York

7,69039,970

North Carolina

3,61024,760

North Dakota

1,2803,090

Ohio

4,06027,760

Oklahoma

1,7908,580

Oregon

2,79012,980

Pennsylvania

4,66025,550

Rhode Island

1,0602,100

South Carolina

2,16010,510

South Dakota

1,4302,840

Tennessee

3,47012,710

Texas

6,82048,810

Utah

1,8007,770

Vermont

1,2302,550

Virginia

2,72017,880

Washington

3,65014,190

West Virginia

1,4505,790

Wisconsin

2,40011,290

Wyoming

1,5303,070

Puerto Rico

8203,660

Virgin Islands

240270

Notes
1. U.S. Total excludes Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands
2. U.S. Total rounded to thousands
3. State totals rounded to tens

 

Last Modified Date: March 11, 2019