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

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State Nov. 2015
(thousands)
Oct. 2016
(thousands)
Nov. 2016 (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

1,957.5 1,973.6 1,976.1 2.5 0.1 18.6 1.0

Alaska

338.1 334.8 335.2 0.4 0.1 -2.9 -0.9

Arizona

2,677.7 2,714.4 2,707.2 -7.2 -0.3 29.5 1.1

Arkansas

1,220.2 1,231.0 1,229.0 -2.0 -0.2 8.8 0.7

California

16,226.4 16,590.0 16,603.6 13.6 0.1 377.2 2.3

Colorado

2,564.9 2,632.7 2,620.2 -12.5 -0.5 55.3 2.2

Connecticut

1,678.5 1,677.8 1,679.9 2.1 0.1 1.4 0.1

Delaware

454.4 459.7 460.0 0.3 0.1 5.6 1.2

District of Columbia

768.4 783.2 782.5 -0.7 -0.1 14.1 1.8

Florida

8,201.1 8,435.4 8,465.0 29.6 0.4 263.9 3.2

Georgia

4,324.2 4,413.0 4,422.9 9.9 0.2 98.7 2.3

Hawaii

640.5 654.2 656.2 2.0 0.3 15.7 2.5

Idaho

683.9 696.5 700.2 3.7 0.5 16.3 2.4

Illinois

5,982.5 6,023.8 6,025.5 1.7 0.0 43.0 0.7

Indiana

3,050.0 3,076.4 3,089.5 13.1 0.4 39.5 1.3

Iowa

1,570.1 1,584.8 1,580.1 -4.7 -0.3 10.0 0.6

Kansas

1,398.7 1,397.6 1,394.8 -2.8 -0.2 -3.9 -0.3

Kentucky

1,901.9 1,913.6 1,917.5 3.9 0.2 15.6 0.8

Louisiana

1,981.7 1,974.7 1,975.3 0.6 0.0 -6.4 -0.3

Maine

609.6 609.1 612.3 3.2 0.5 2.7 0.4

Maryland

2,680.0 2,710.1 2,710.2 0.1 0.0 30.2 1.1

Massachusetts

3,512.5 3,576.8 3,582.6 5.8 0.2 70.1 2.0

Michigan

4,275.5 4,365.3 4,359.5 -5.8 -0.1 84.0 2.0

Minnesota

2,867.8 2,894.7 2,899.7 5.0 0.2 31.9 1.1

Mississippi

1,142.1 1,140.6 1,139.7 -0.9 -0.1 -2.4 -0.2

Missouri

2,785.1 2,840.3 2,842.2 1.9 0.1 57.1 2.1

Montana

461.0 464.4 466.4 2.0 0.4 5.4 1.2

Nebraska

1,013.8 1,017.6 1,023.9 6.3 0.6 10.1 1.0

Nevada

1,267.6 1,299.1 1,302.3 3.2 0.2 34.7 2.7

New Hampshire

660.2 672.9 674.8 1.9 0.3 14.6 2.2

New Jersey

4,060.4 4,077.9 4,081.8 3.9 0.1 21.4 0.5

New Mexico

828.2 822.2 825.9 3.7 0.5 -2.3 -0.3

New York

9,293.8 9,393.9 9,398.3 4.4 0.0 104.5 1.1

North Carolina

4,271.4 4,344.2 4,353.2 9.0 0.2 81.8 1.9

North Dakota

447.6 441.3 440.7 -0.6 -0.1 -6.9 -1.5

Ohio

5,456.6 5,497.3 5,506.4 9.1 0.2 49.8 0.9

Oklahoma

1,667.0 1,657.3 1,651.5 -5.8 -0.3 -15.5 -0.9

Oregon

1,802.4 1,852.9 1,855.4 2.5 0.1 53.0 2.9

Pennsylvania

5,856.4 5,892.0 5,895.3 3.3 0.1 38.9 0.7

Rhode Island

487.2 492.3 492.7 0.4 0.1 5.5 1.1

South Carolina

2,025.5 2,058.3 2,070.8 12.5 0.6 45.3 2.2

South Dakota

429.8 439.3 440.0 0.7 0.2 10.2 2.4

Tennessee

2,927.4 2,985.8 2,983.0 -2.8 -0.1 55.6 1.9

Texas

11,915.5 12,105.4 12,126.3 20.9 0.2 210.8 1.8

Utah

1,393.8 1,432.9 1,435.9 3.0 0.2 42.1 3.0

Vermont

314.6 316.4 315.0 -1.4 -0.4 0.4 0.1

Virginia

3,896.2 3,947.3 3,933.7 -13.6 -0.3 37.5 1.0

Washington

3,188.1 3,282.0 3,285.6 3.6 0.1 97.5 3.1

West Virginia

761.0 761.5 771.9 10.4 1.4 10.9 1.4

Wisconsin

2,903.1 2,935.4 2,933.5 -1.9 -0.1 30.4 1.0

Wyoming

288.0 279.2 279.1 -0.1 0.0 -8.9 -3.1
Footnotes:

(p) Data are preliminary.

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Data have been revised to reflect 2015 benchmarks and updated seasonal adjustment factors. Seasonally adjusted data from January 2011 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: December 16, 2016