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

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State Mar. 2018
(thousands)
Feb. 2019
(thousands)
Mar. 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

2,034.7 2,065.8 2,067.2 1.4 0.1 32.5 1.6

Alaska

327.9 330.5 331.0 0.5 0.2 3.1 0.9

Arizona

2,836.0 2,901.9 2,902.0 0.1 0.0 66.0 2.3

Arkansas

1,261.2 1,273.2 1,272.9 -0.3 0.0 11.7 0.9

California

17,115.0 17,329.0 17,353.5 24.5 0.1 238.5 1.4

Colorado

2,710.2 2,749.2 2,755.3 6.1 0.2 45.1 1.7

Connecticut

1,686.1 1,694.7 1,693.4 -1.3 -0.1 7.3 0.4

Delaware

461.0 465.8 465.5 -0.3 -0.1 4.5 1.0

District of Columbia

792.2 794.9 796.1 1.2 0.2 3.9 0.5

Florida

8,722.6 8,920.8 8,932.3 11.5 0.1 209.7 2.4

Georgia

4,519.0 4,602.6 4,604.2 1.6 0.0 85.2 1.9

Hawaii

656.7 658.9 658.1 -0.8 -0.1 1.4 0.2

Idaho

731.7 749.2 751.1 1.9 0.3 19.4 2.7

Illinois

6,114.0 6,164.2 6,161.4 -2.8 0.0 47.4 0.8

Indiana

3,139.6 3,173.8 3,180.8 7.0 0.2 41.2 1.3

Iowa

1,580.7 1,587.3 1,584.6 -2.7 -0.2 3.9 0.2

Kansas

1,410.9 1,419.3 1,416.8 -2.5 -0.2 5.9 0.4

Kentucky

1,930.8 1,949.5 1,948.2 -1.3 -0.1 17.4 0.9

Louisiana

1,984.2 1,981.3 1,984.6 3.3 0.2 0.4 0.0

Maine

629.9 633.7 632.8 -0.9 -0.1 2.9 0.5

Maryland

2,746.1 2,758.6 2,761.7 3.1 0.1 15.6 0.6

Massachusetts

3,645.1 3,669.2 3,673.3 4.1 0.1 28.2 0.8

Michigan

4,417.5 4,445.4 4,443.1 -2.3 -0.1 25.6 0.6

Minnesota

2,950.1 2,956.7 2,958.0 1.3 0.0 7.9 0.3

Mississippi

1,152.2 1,160.6 1,159.7 -0.9 -0.1 7.5 0.7

Missouri

2,887.1 2,892.7 2,897.4 4.7 0.2 10.3 0.4

Montana

475.6 480.0 480.0 0.0 0.0 4.4 0.9

Nebraska

1,022.6 1,025.9 1,022.8 -3.1 -0.3 0.2 0.0

Nevada

1,373.5 1,419.0 1,420.7 1.7 0.1 47.2 3.4

New Hampshire

679.9 687.7 687.6 -0.1 0.0 7.7 1.1

New Jersey

4,145.0 4,186.2 4,189.8 3.6 0.1 44.8 1.1

New Mexico

840.8 848.1 850.7 2.6 0.3 9.9 1.2

New York

9,656.4 9,745.1 9,762.4 17.3 0.2 106.0 1.1

North Carolina

4,477.9 4,534.6 4,540.8 6.2 0.1 62.9 1.4

North Dakota

432.8 434.0 433.5 -0.5 -0.1 0.7 0.2

Ohio

5,559.7 5,593.2 5,599.5 6.3 0.1 39.8 0.7

Oklahoma

1,683.7 1,691.5 1,692.0 0.5 0.0 8.3 0.5

Oregon

1,905.6 1,932.5 1,938.2 5.7 0.3 32.6 1.7

Pennsylvania

5,993.6 6,040.5 6,044.5 4.0 0.1 50.9 0.8

Rhode Island

495.9 495.2 494.9 -0.3 -0.1 -1.0 -0.2

South Carolina

2,139.0 2,172.1 2,170.0 -2.1 -0.1 31.0 1.4

South Dakota

437.8 446.2 446.5 0.3 0.1 8.7 2.0

Tennessee

3,046.2 3,097.0 3,094.0 -3.0 -0.1 47.8 1.6

Texas

12,422.7 12,671.1 12,693.7 22.6 0.2 271.0 2.2

Utah

1,504.5 1,547.9 1,549.0 1.1 0.1 44.5 3.0

Vermont

315.5 317.1 316.6 -0.5 -0.2 1.1 0.3

Virginia

3,998.1 4,025.6 4,033.6 8.0 0.2 35.5 0.9

Washington

3,387.6 3,440.2 3,468.1 27.9 0.8 80.5 2.4

West Virginia

718.9 737.0 738.1 1.1 0.1 19.2 2.7

Wisconsin

2,973.9 2,984.9 2,983.1 -1.8 -0.1 9.2 0.3

Wyoming

284.6 289.3 289.5 0.2 0.1 4.9 1.7
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: Apr 19, 2019