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

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State Nov. 2016
(thousands)
Oct. 2017
(thousands)
Nov. 2017 (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

1,983.5 2,014.1 2,016.9 2.8 0.1 33.4 1.7

Alaska

329.9 330.4 327.4 -3.0 -0.9 -2.5 -0.8

Arizona

2,728.2 2,762.0 2,769.5 7.5 0.3 41.3 1.5

Arkansas

1,233.5 1,256.2 1,254.1 -2.1 -0.2 20.6 1.7

California

16,633.1 16,874.0 16,921.4 47.4 0.3 288.3 1.7

Colorado

2,618.0 2,661.5 2,663.3 1.8 0.1 45.3 1.7

Connecticut

1,678.2 1,681.0 1,677.5 -3.5 -0.2 -0.7 0.0

Delaware

453.8 455.6 454.1 -1.5 -0.3 0.3 0.1

District of Columbia

785.9 794.4 793.8 -0.6 -0.1 7.9 1.0

Florida

8,481.4 8,663.3 8,676.4 13.1 0.2 195.0 2.3

Georgia

4,428.1 4,510.4 4,513.3 2.9 0.1 85.2 1.9

Hawaii

651.6 657.8 656.5 -1.3 -0.2 4.9 0.8

Idaho

705.2 720.5 721.4 0.9 0.1 16.2 2.3

Illinois

6,019.3 6,046.3 6,045.2 -1.1 0.0 25.9 0.4

Indiana

3,108.3 3,133.8 3,129.3 -4.5 -0.1 21.0 0.7

Iowa

1,570.2 1,586.6 1,592.9 6.3 0.4 22.7 1.4

Kansas

1,408.7 1,408.5 1,411.6 3.1 0.2 2.9 0.2

Kentucky

1,927.4 1,948.8 1,953.0 4.2 0.2 25.6 1.3

Louisiana

1,966.0 1,978.0 1,974.9 -3.1 -0.2 8.9 0.5

Maine

617.1 619.2 619.2 0.0 0.0 2.1 0.3

Maryland

2,722.2 2,777.5 2,782.9 5.4 0.2 60.7 2.2

Massachusetts

3,583.4 3,641.9 3,648.6 6.7 0.2 65.2 1.8

Michigan

4,368.0 4,406.1 4,414.3 8.2 0.2 46.3 1.1

Minnesota

2,915.6 2,953.1 2,949.1 -4.0 -0.1 33.5 1.1

Mississippi

1,146.8 1,155.6 1,159.0 3.4 0.3 12.2 1.1

Missouri

2,864.2 2,891.9 2,894.4 2.5 0.1 30.2 1.1

Montana

472.1 476.3 476.0 -0.3 -0.1 3.9 0.8

Nebraska

1,021.8 1,028.7 1,031.9 3.2 0.3 10.1 1.0

Nevada

1,318.8 1,352.1 1,353.9 1.8 0.1 35.1 2.7

New Hampshire

674.3 681.1 683.0 1.9 0.3 8.7 1.3

New Jersey

4,094.8 4,130.3 4,136.7 6.4 0.2 41.9 1.0

New Mexico

835.4 844.3 845.6 1.3 0.2 10.2 1.2

New York

9,435.8 9,527.7 9,552.6 24.9 0.3 116.8 1.2

North Carolina

4,375.0 4,443.6 4,446.5 2.9 0.1 71.5 1.6

North Dakota

434.2 438.5 435.8 -2.7 -0.6 1.6 0.4

Ohio

5,501.2 5,545.4 5,539.8 -5.6 -0.1 38.6 0.7

Oklahoma

1,649.2 1,672.1 1,668.3 -3.8 -0.2 19.1 1.2

Oregon

1,849.3 1,887.4 1,885.6 -1.8 -0.1 36.3 2.0

Pennsylvania

5,913.4 5,973.7 5,976.0 2.3 0.0 62.6 1.1

Rhode Island

492.2 497.1 497.7 0.6 0.1 5.5 1.1

South Carolina

2,068.8 2,105.7 2,113.6 7.9 0.4 44.8 2.2

South Dakota

435.3 435.5 436.3 0.8 0.2 1.0 0.2

Tennessee

2,990.6 3,025.0 3,026.8 1.8 0.1 36.2 1.2

Texas

12,114.6 12,390.7 12,445.2 54.5 0.4 330.6 2.7

Utah

1,446.3 1,482.3 1,487.5 5.2 0.4 41.2 2.8

Vermont

312.6 316.7 317.6 0.9 0.3 5.0 1.6

Virginia

3,932.8 3,972.2 3,966.5 -5.7 -0.1 33.7 0.9

Washington

3,283.5 3,342.8 3,352.6 9.8 0.3 69.1 2.1

West Virginia

754.4 749.1 748.1 -1.0 -0.1 -6.3 -0.8

Wisconsin

2,933.8 2,971.9 2,974.4 2.5 0.1 40.6 1.4

Wyoming

276.6 275.4 274.9 -0.5 -0.2 -1.7 -0.6
Footnotes:

(p) Data are preliminary.

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Data have been revised to reflect 2016 benchmarks and updated seasonal adjustment factors. Seasonally adjusted data from January 2012 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 22, 2017