Table 6. Private sector gross job gains and losses by state, seasonally adjusted

Table 6.  Private sector gross job gains and losses by state, seasonally adjusted

                                         Gross job gains                                          Gross job losses
State                                    (3 months ended)                                         (3 months ended)
                        June       Sept.      Dec.        Mar.      June       June         Sept.      Dec.        Mar.      June 
                        2014       2014       2014        2015      2015       2014         2014       2014        2015      2015

United States(1)...  7,467,000  7,235,000  7,658,000   6,947,000  7,554,000  6,584,000   6,710,000   6,563,000  6,721,000  6,725,000

Alabama.....            87,746     89,581     90,302      84,986     89,888     81,872      83,032      79,390     83,133     81,281
Alaska.....             27,551     24,009     26,664      26,843     27,385     27,833      26,244      26,187     23,647     27,823
Arizona.....           128,858    138,330    151,389     130,192    131,338    127,070     118,042     114,098    126,022    125,809
Arkansas.....           53,160     57,019     63,560      52,074     57,124     50,927      52,229      48,759     55,318     51,031
California.....        939,117    954,021  1,009,991     938,495    934,842    869,019     844,371     876,809    853,530    897,517
Colorado.....          146,328    148,683    145,332     142,474    146,534    122,865     125,853     124,926    128,469    135,196
Connecticut.....        79,627     73,610     76,473      67,827     81,367     68,925      74,256      73,361     71,870     68,807
Delaware.....           23,840     22,618     25,677      20,948     27,972     18,871      22,510      19,694     26,759     20,802
District of Columbia    30,683     27,765     26,915      27,023     31,303     27,717      26,903      26,143     26,418     26,711
Florida.....           479,125    492,703    485,325     433,403    479,423    414,368     406,674     408,151    385,077    410,152

Georgia.....           230,136    230,220    238,116     215,750    232,741    201,151     198,351     191,800    195,401    200,532
Hawaii.....             24,892     26,593     26,591      25,524     25,438     25,162      22,937      22,314     24,417     25,488
Idaho.....              41,009     39,677     42,898      49,556     41,477     42,367      38,998      37,619     37,971     39,261
Illinois.....          303,626    283,715    311,522     289,355    309,794    270,682     288,307     274,821    287,323    263,025
Indiana.....           147,131    134,604    159,935     135,251    146,088    124,978     132,690     126,976    135,133    130,145
Iowa.....               78,802     73,749     78,199      75,990     77,630     72,494      73,787      72,224     68,787     76,474
Kansas.....             67,807     63,377     69,883      63,109     66,653     62,668      63,716      59,565     65,217     64,933
Kentucky.....           92,151     92,384    101,092      83,966     97,089     83,722      82,408      81,418     91,550     83,889
Louisiana.....         105,912    107,909    110,344      98,762    102,189    103,557      94,961      94,750    107,998    108,807
Maine.....              38,521     33,320     35,278      31,952     40,149     32,346      34,763      35,410     34,311     31,987

Maryland.....          136,148    133,137    138,559     122,791    147,032    119,577     128,790     126,916    128,633    122,825
Massachusetts.....     183,732    167,961    178,386     153,727    188,785    153,143     159,654     153,746    160,532    150,136
Michigan.....          226,828    191,082    220,069     186,698    219,556    190,752     205,107     186,438    185,816    187,213
Minnesota.....         152,221    131,482    136,923     132,507    147,427    118,383     134,267     128,935    124,085    122,494
Mississippi.....        53,077     53,826     60,007      48,649     55,359     57,214      51,585      46,688     55,261     51,607
Missouri.....          134,758    126,076    142,699     127,642    138,623    119,955     126,568     116,469    122,952    119,969
Montana.....            29,415     28,903     30,556      33,180     29,110     27,569      28,921      28,910     25,995     30,582
Nebraska.....           47,397     47,321     49,553      48,584     47,109     46,101      45,012      43,949     45,229     45,472
Nevada.....             69,877     69,923     70,287      67,468     66,653     59,580      60,168      56,851     57,353     62,062
New Hampshire.....      36,969     32,002     37,142      31,642     37,379     32,986      34,272      32,733     31,333     32,662

New Jersey.....        226,392    206,388    227,119     192,871    237,230    194,451     207,112     203,873    199,775    196,290
New Mexico.....         41,136     40,583     44,135      40,119     41,785     38,390      38,037      37,593     40,337     42,353
New York.....          496,747    479,367    492,207     452,751    510,517    431,265     449,498     438,941    447,485    442,513
North Carolina.....    217,022    209,823    224,428     201,554    222,540    187,185     193,695     183,831    195,257    186,438
North Dakota.....       28,257     30,570     32,877      27,400     24,976     26,193      25,903      25,770     33,253     41,954
Ohio.....              270,847    248,416    274,778     245,199    272,264    234,718     249,027     233,006    251,495    237,460
Oklahoma.....           78,476     77,829     85,458      72,454     75,658     74,533      70,508      69,618     78,715     82,570
Oregon.....            100,630    102,126    103,676     102,857    102,758     91,958      88,464      92,473     84,267     90,914
Pennsylvania.....      274,608    256,883    278,808     241,865    277,841    242,062     254,015     242,138    260,288    245,484
Rhode Island.....       26,185     24,175     26,349      21,815     27,189     22,399      23,327      22,897     23,924     24,003

South Carolina.....     98,984     94,120    107,723      89,525    103,461     90,029      90,053      78,630     88,343     88,733
South Dakota.....       21,565     20,829     21,338      21,738     21,381     20,177      20,142      19,835     19,475     20,354
Tennessee.....         131,374    133,418    147,613     122,997    142,377    118,013     119,313     114,067    123,505    114,804
Texas.....             572,445    578,909    621,191     558,120    580,476    471,468     492,179     482,093    554,065    542,136
Utah.....               75,836     76,796     77,688      81,508     77,194     71,419      64,827      63,747     64,830     68,853
Vermont.....            18,472     17,342     18,971      17,292     18,547     17,352      18,337      16,952     17,199     17,909
Virginia.....          185,419    168,154    170,860     179,773    194,303    166,417     174,206     163,277    166,667    161,279
Washington.....        185,741    178,850    175,377     172,884    185,623    161,538     157,888     156,237    145,606    150,744
West Virginia.....      37,341     34,791     37,372      33,488     35,119     36,240      36,900      34,173     38,029     37,109
Wisconsin.....         138,897    129,875    136,603     129,845    136,692    119,812     132,569     123,187    121,215    126,192

Wyoming.....            19,079     18,166     20,323      19,818     16,942     17,967      18,418      17,717     19,749     23,720
Puerto Rico.....        37,710     37,973     43,614      35,793     38,676     42,541      40,793      33,418     43,227     46,166
Virgin Islands.....      1,669      1,778      1,721       1,497      1,693      1,704       1,522       1,519      1,618      1,808

The sum of the states will not necessarily add to the U.S. total because of the independent seasonal adjustment of each state.
(1) Totals for the United States do not include data for Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands.

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Last Modified Date: January 27, 2016