Change in total nonfarm employment by state, over-the-month and over-the-year, seasonally adjusted

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State May. 2018
(thousands)
Apr. 2019
(thousands)
May. 2019 (p) (thousands) Over-the-month net change (thousands) Over-the-month
percent change
(%)
Over-the-year net change (thousands) Over-the-year
percent change
(%)

Alabama

2,035.5 2,070.0 2,072.9 2.9 0.1 37.4 1.8

Alaska

327.0 332.0 332.6 0.6 0.2 5.6 1.7

Arizona

2,844.1 2,912.4 2,920.3 7.9 0.3 76.2 2.7

Arkansas

1,260.7 1,273.9 1,273.2 -0.7 -0.1 12.5 1.0

California

17,142.8 17,406.1 17,425.5 19.4 0.1 282.7 1.6

Colorado

2,720.6 2,764.3 2,766.5 2.2 0.1 45.9 1.7

Connecticut

1,687.4 1,695.5 1,694.0 -1.5 -0.1 6.6 0.4

Delaware

462.1 465.0 464.8 -0.2 0.0 2.7 0.6

District of Columbia

792.2 795.4 795.8 0.4 0.1 3.6 0.5

Florida

8,746.8 8,944.3 8,961.3 17.0 0.2 214.5 2.5

Georgia

4,526.4 4,592.9 4,595.5 2.6 0.1 69.1 1.5

Hawaii

656.0 659.4 658.2 -1.2 -0.2 2.2 0.3

Idaho

736.0 752.2 754.4 2.2 0.3 18.4 2.5

Illinois

6,099.4 6,176.5 6,174.1 -2.4 0.0 74.7 1.2

Indiana

3,142.6 3,172.8 3,167.0 -5.8 -0.2 24.4 0.8

Iowa

1,583.8 1,589.0 1,590.1 1.1 0.1 6.3 0.4

Kansas

1,412.8 1,425.1 1,425.7 0.6 0.0 12.9 0.9

Kentucky

1,930.6 1,949.4 1,949.5 0.1 0.0 18.9 1.0

Louisiana

1,980.9 1,983.2 1,982.8 -0.4 0.0 1.9 0.1

Maine

629.2 631.7 630.3 -1.4 -0.2 1.1 0.2

Maryland

2,744.7 2,760.9 2,759.7 -1.2 0.0 15.0 0.5

Massachusetts

3,640.6 3,670.9 3,667.3 -3.6 -0.1 26.7 0.7

Michigan

4,415.0 4,444.8 4,438.4 -6.4 -0.1 23.4 0.5

Minnesota

2,953.1 2,958.4 2,958.5 0.1 0.0 5.4 0.2

Mississippi

1,153.7 1,163.5 1,165.8 2.3 0.2 12.1 1.0

Missouri

2,882.6 2,911.1 2,913.6 2.5 0.1 31.0 1.1

Montana

476.7 480.5 481.3 0.8 0.2 4.6 1.0

Nebraska

1,024.2 1,026.4 1,029.0 2.6 0.3 4.8 0.5

Nevada

1,379.0 1,428.3 1,434.2 5.9 0.4 55.2 4.0

New Hampshire

679.5 688.8 688.8 0.0 0.0 9.3 1.4

New Jersey

4,147.9 4,201.4 4,193.8 -7.6 -0.2 45.9 1.1

New Mexico

839.4 852.6 854.7 2.1 0.2 15.3 1.8

New York

9,665.1 9,777.1 9,763.3 -13.8 -0.1 98.2 1.0

North Carolina

4,492.5 4,558.4 4,559.5 1.1 0.0 67.0 1.5

North Dakota

433.3 434.7 436.1 1.4 0.3 2.8 0.6

Ohio

5,550.7 5,597.5 5,593.6 -3.9 -0.1 42.9 0.8

Oklahoma

1,684.2 1,695.8 1,694.1 -1.7 -0.1 9.9 0.6

Oregon

1,906.7 1,943.0 1,944.2 1.2 0.1 37.5 2.0

Pennsylvania

5,996.5 6,051.3 6,051.4 0.1 0.0 54.9 0.9

Rhode Island

496.6 499.3 498.7 -0.6 -0.1 2.1 0.4

South Carolina

2,138.4 2,178.2 2,179.3 1.1 0.1 40.9 1.9

South Dakota

437.9 445.9 446.3 0.4 0.1 8.4 1.9

Tennessee

3,053.9 3,097.4 3,101.3 3.9 0.1 47.4 1.6

Texas

12,465.1 12,731.8 12,751.4 19.6 0.2 286.3 2.3

Utah

1,511.7 1,551.2 1,554.3 3.1 0.2 42.6 2.8

Vermont

314.1 318.3 318.0 -0.3 -0.1 3.9 1.2

Virginia

4,000.2 4,035.4 4,032.2 -3.2 -0.1 32.0 0.8

Washington

3,395.9 3,481.0 3,490.5 9.5 0.3 94.6 2.8

West Virginia

730.3 735.0 735.5 0.5 0.1 5.2 0.7

Wisconsin

2,967.0 2,980.3 2,982.0 1.7 0.1 15.0 0.5

Wyoming

285.1 289.3 289.6 0.3 0.1 4.5 1.6
Footnotes:

(p) Data are preliminary.

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Data have been revised to reflect 2018 benchmarks and updated seasonal adjustment factors. Seasonally adjusted data from January 2014 are subject to revision. Some seasonally adjusted series may have been revised back to 1990. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmark are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

 

Last Modified Date: Jun 21, 2019