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)
                        Dec.       Mar.       June        Sept.     Dec.       Dec.         Mar.       June        Sept.     Dec. 
                        2012       2013       2013        2013      2013       2012         2013       2013        2013      2013

United States(1)...  7,110,000  7,200,000  7,143,000   6,975,000  7,265,000  6,401,000   6,286,000   6,477,000  6,554,000  6,520,000

Alabama.....            85,704     89,056     87,744      81,342     88,320     80,669      80,275      82,081     83,875     78,999
Alaska.....             24,240     26,662     26,706      24,229     25,575     25,260      23,917      25,115     24,892     26,148
Arizona.....           142,500    128,935    129,196     134,517    143,254    119,631     121,218     126,066    116,992    115,269
Arkansas.....           56,703     54,198     48,982      54,326     54,163     50,392      52,714      55,245     51,476     50,908
California.....        919,234  1,149,953    913,484     879,014    959,078    774,546     756,150     834,318    801,420    817,737
Colorado.....          134,421    135,946    137,839     135,926    137,980    117,054     120,012     120,105    122,797    120,171
Connecticut.....        75,395     70,949     78,215      73,457     72,578     71,198      72,020      67,043     75,657     74,636
Delaware.....           23,491     22,621     22,484      22,844     22,951     19,541      20,532      20,386     21,220     20,704
District of Columbia    31,906     27,106     29,043      28,154     26,089     25,818      25,558      26,928     25,021     26,703
Florida.....           455,616    425,622    461,241     458,172    457,408    399,755     383,394     409,372    398,680    394,174

Georgia.....           217,427    212,850    216,172     217,516    223,018    188,763     186,171     200,027    193,856    192,746
Hawaii.....             26,609     25,203     25,642      26,481     26,916     20,912      23,670      25,689     24,498     22,959
Idaho.....              40,125     41,579     41,461      40,067     43,825     36,684      36,854      38,558     37,495     38,347
Illinois.....          258,830    268,730    283,705     279,866    288,592    251,875     265,334     261,498    280,153    265,066
Indiana.....           143,227    136,368    139,661     135,733    150,500    130,952     130,034     129,407    131,184    126,621
Iowa.....               71,392     72,607     75,237      73,752     75,570     68,038      66,921      67,017     68,186     69,514
Kansas.....             67,871     61,140     67,481      67,108     69,066     58,658      59,438      60,483     62,717     58,856
Kentucky.....           93,554     84,328     85,477      85,803     96,986     80,606      84,243      81,754     78,578     79,522
Louisiana.....         107,395    104,541     98,313     104,587    103,939     91,414      94,234      99,533     94,339     96,123
Maine.....              34,238     32,143     39,249      35,517     34,309     36,486      34,202      31,139     36,066     36,638

Maryland.....          129,764    126,945    126,893     125,703    129,126    127,138     118,295     125,056    123,937    129,086
Massachusetts.....     151,216    175,505    173,757     155,978    154,308    148,085     138,023     142,775    158,373    153,419
Michigan.....          205,504    207,947    217,038     203,757    214,196    183,401     171,542     200,728    200,275    194,061
Minnesota.....         134,577    137,595    141,183     129,214    132,609    130,799     120,381     122,226    127,789    131,351
Mississippi.....        57,216     49,609     49,612      52,352     56,135     51,673      47,175      51,657     49,553     47,729
Missouri.....          138,250    142,864    131,513     128,924    133,568    122,509     122,171     119,004    125,534    122,326
Montana.....            29,068     28,651     28,546      27,381     29,623     27,260      26,427      27,473     26,596     26,510
Nebraska.....           44,816     45,864     45,752      47,699     48,905     39,881      40,939      43,811     43,810     44,599
Nevada.....             60,294     62,843     66,018      61,324     63,751     56,082      53,767      55,959     57,965     53,588
New Hampshire.....      34,580     33,735     36,200      31,531     35,816     34,128      32,155      31,552     34,347     31,175

New Jersey.....        203,835    202,206    213,505     201,174    208,013    198,718     187,276     181,131    197,415    202,977
New Mexico.....         44,250     37,762     40,791      39,367     40,640     37,406      39,187      40,789     40,761     37,859
New York.....          466,748    456,587    472,820     466,932    485,531    440,756     429,494     426,420    446,778    440,250
North Carolina.....    211,726    196,443    207,942     206,049    212,479    190,051     184,492     189,804    191,366    188,376
North Dakota.....       29,218     29,398     25,853      29,744     29,913     23,917      23,359      28,021     24,846     25,016
Ohio.....              263,759    256,737    274,779     244,965    262,864    238,558     244,972     234,133    244,391    234,278
Oklahoma.....           82,091     72,957     75,621      76,396     77,182     68,685      74,768      70,293     70,196     76,346
Oregon.....             95,654     99,441     99,417      99,194     96,827     91,054      84,487      85,962     87,165     92,724
Pennsylvania.....      265,032    268,272    262,901     254,554    268,854    252,649     262,407     252,075    255,635    248,868
Rhode Island.....       24,574     24,360     25,911      24,731     24,432     23,675      23,094      22,672     24,044     22,849

South Carolina.....     97,458     87,131     95,628      92,756    101,038     79,795      83,845      82,252     84,223     83,233
South Dakota.....       20,959     20,848     21,611      20,456     22,970     20,519      20,553      19,329     20,886     20,124
Tennessee.....         138,078    123,145    127,303     124,360    143,113    114,673     116,749     121,662    118,445    108,121
Texas.....             553,932    537,115    530,372     547,426    565,937    450,359     465,576     464,465    482,784    484,486
Utah.....               74,490     75,396     72,630      71,225     77,601     61,715      64,502      67,465     65,096     63,304
Vermont.....            18,800     17,248     18,264      17,553     18,657     17,530      16,860      19,400     18,316     16,672
Virginia.....          177,043    165,555    165,372     172,770    168,488    165,510     159,740     164,084    172,320    165,314
Washington.....        166,655    204,649    177,515     171,550    171,909    153,804     148,789     148,500    157,575    155,301
West Virginia.....      36,002     35,950     34,375      33,177     36,135     36,604      34,714      37,260     35,830     35,918
Wisconsin.....         131,552    125,586    134,838     127,659    130,854    122,830     120,242     124,587    126,994    122,070

Wyoming.....            20,277     18,617     18,151      17,341     20,059     17,704      18,333      19,316     17,255     18,037
Puerto Rico.....        46,915     38,510     40,549      41,766     47,592     40,722      43,762      42,254     45,569     37,545
Virgin Islands.....      1,981      1,570      1,419       1,519      1,412      1,599       1,819       1,819      1,891      1,610

(1) Totals for the United States do not include data for Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands.

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