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 
                        2013       2013       2013        2014      2014       2013         2013       2013        2014      2014

United States(1)...  7,174,000  7,051,000  7,296,000   6,856,000  7,438,000  6,496,000   6,583,000   6,553,000  6,459,000  6,522,000

Alabama.....            88,757     82,579     88,974      84,701     87,364     82,901      85,001      80,202     84,878     81,574
Alaska.....             26,898     24,727     25,599      27,111     27,613     24,928      25,387      26,151     24,286     27,672
Arizona.....           129,657    136,257    142,862     122,710    128,550    123,506     115,847     114,990    127,049    126,814
Arkansas.....           50,289     54,835     56,317      55,241     52,907     56,485      53,002      52,575     48,156     46,722
California.....        919,714    898,198    970,775     908,148    934,892    841,331     811,587     826,149    819,458    863,561
Colorado.....          137,234    136,576    138,088     134,852    147,457    120,154     123,433     120,042    117,084    122,734
Connecticut.....        78,837     74,212     72,962      71,412     78,491     67,569      75,904      75,714     70,265     68,091
Delaware.....           22,635     23,073     23,382      22,392     23,550     20,538      21,141      20,578     21,103     18,717
District of Columbia    29,648     28,686     27,767      28,507     31,217     27,357      24,431      26,410     26,428     27,883
Florida.....           460,810    456,824    459,908     429,242    478,152    409,638     399,647     396,853    379,039    412,796

Georgia.....           215,308    218,936    223,857     218,553    229,447    198,514     193,605     191,558    187,662    201,150
Hawaii.....             26,001     27,482     27,361      24,229     24,507     25,229      23,731      22,530     25,768     25,728
Idaho.....              41,423     40,288     43,528      44,986     40,993     38,245      37,011      38,182     38,401     42,522
Illinois.....          284,501    281,978    287,742     282,582    301,654    262,528     276,028     262,299    273,676    271,324
Indiana.....           141,157    137,321    151,123     130,738    146,372    128,881     131,335     126,070    137,774    125,025
Iowa.....               75,519     74,723     75,848      73,265     78,695     67,432      68,754      69,858     69,123     72,090
Kansas.....             67,728     67,027     68,947      62,686     67,594     60,421      62,992      58,995     61,041     62,628
Kentucky.....           86,979     88,456     97,171      91,202     91,806     83,776      81,995      80,834     87,753     82,312
Louisiana.....          99,144    107,860    106,092     106,380    105,324    103,423      94,599      96,483     92,250    102,933
Maine.....              39,323     36,387     34,549      32,803     38,308     31,413      36,208      36,734     34,830     31,772

Maryland.....          127,153    125,548    129,342     120,701    136,035    124,872     123,521     129,324    119,730    119,062
Massachusetts.....     174,667    158,095    155,212     153,255    182,525    143,668     158,148     152,909    146,767    151,926
Michigan.....          216,782    206,945    210,828     193,208    226,224    195,673     200,593     193,392    179,299    192,512
Minnesota.....         139,832    131,274    132,158     122,559    152,857    120,732     127,618     131,154    131,329    118,560
Mississippi.....        50,515     53,106     56,504      49,034     52,831     52,070      49,713      48,189     50,683     57,818
Missouri.....          131,898    128,987    133,406     124,363    134,112    118,164     125,906     123,901    123,281    117,942
Montana.....            28,495     27,406     29,553      25,940     29,275     27,682      26,967      26,617     28,165     27,435
Nebraska.....           46,052     48,324     49,098      46,627     47,067     41,829      43,905      44,342     43,926     46,594
Nevada.....             67,468     61,343     63,969      68,371     69,971     56,571      58,707      53,928     54,147     58,601
New Hampshire.....      36,301     32,195     35,941      30,782     36,567     31,720      34,455      31,262     31,894     32,625

New Jersey.....        212,089    204,129    208,002     191,577    224,863    184,534     201,050     207,528    201,873    189,895
New Mexico.....         42,006     40,743     42,014      38,773     40,569     41,061      40,982      38,594     39,417     37,554
New York.....          473,735    470,406    488,832     453,091    494,472    423,013     443,888     440,138    439,127    429,972
North Carolina.....    207,472    207,989    213,112     196,483    215,534    190,982     189,970     189,004    186,412    182,481
North Dakota.....       25,999     29,955     29,881      31,989     28,240     27,475      24,693      24,992     24,936     26,117
Ohio.....              273,934    247,306    265,643     250,208    270,113    236,207     246,422     236,612    245,509    234,618
Oklahoma.....           78,547     78,989     77,204      76,411     77,458     72,791      70,356      77,423     74,634     76,244
Oregon.....            100,219    100,209     97,663      99,610     98,987     87,322      88,268      92,599     87,208     91,579
Pennsylvania.....      262,626    256,618    267,301     253,643    273,659    253,920     257,811     253,489    242,728    240,437
Rhode Island.....       25,842     24,986     24,474      22,816     26,158     22,624      24,222      22,933     22,863     22,333

South Carolina.....     95,727     93,633    102,061      95,713     99,522     81,179      84,442      82,586     88,987     89,050
South Dakota.....       21,589     20,459     22,932      21,356     21,583     19,037      20,881      20,102     20,435     20,238
Tennessee.....         127,783    125,251    144,253     125,985    130,918    122,329     119,399     110,071    121,089    117,551
Texas.....             535,691    552,753    566,604     553,296    571,566    469,198     485,228     487,463    479,767    465,260
Utah.....               72,975     71,558     77,520      69,642     75,546     67,772      65,955      64,131     63,801     70,146
Vermont.....            18,371     17,608     18,911      16,846     18,513     19,294      18,362      16,542     16,944     17,331
Virginia.....          165,676    173,917    169,315     157,945    183,313    164,885     173,680     165,862    161,816    164,858
Washington.....        178,068    172,308    171,855     165,916    183,724    149,541     159,889     156,542    147,848    138,526
West Virginia.....      34,801     33,802     36,600      35,778     37,208     37,467      35,722      35,915     37,449     36,067
Wisconsin.....         135,981    129,748    131,886     124,346    139,665    123,721     126,892     122,147    121,292    119,588

Wyoming.....            18,299     17,677     20,206      18,391     18,848     19,486      17,452      17,263     17,376     17,883
Puerto Rico.....        41,559     42,140     45,339      35,354     38,012     41,945      45,363      36,188     44,386     42,472
Virgin Islands.....      1,367      1,575      1,497       1,354      1,647      1,878       1,809       1,668      1,662      1,719

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

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