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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
                           2017       2017       2017       2018       2018        2017       2017       2017       2018       2018

United States(1)....  7,624,000  7,311,000  7,826,000  7,406,000  7,639,000   7,161,000  7,404,000  6,847,000  6,666,000  7,202,000

Alabama.............     87,628     94,446     94,822     95,408     92,414      89,429     91,407     86,247     84,599     91,229
Alaska..............     26,852     21,397     23,753     24,212     26,957      24,550     26,684     25,045     21,672     26,327
Arizona.............    145,184    155,502    149,164    143,329    144,858     133,759    123,614    126,322    127,123    142,484
Arkansas............     53,955     57,887     61,837     54,713     50,184      57,494     55,030     51,164     51,129     57,117
California..........  1,011,827    944,355  1,006,720    943,168    994,036     946,159    912,206    879,820    873,921    943,723
Colorado............    155,332    147,249    151,305    152,077    153,411     138,368    141,723    135,072    133,458    138,208
Connecticut.........     82,431     76,526     76,225     73,726     82,914      75,429     83,269     75,144     74,835     72,541
Delaware............     25,363     24,438     26,545     27,296     24,983      25,080     25,225     24,302     22,600     23,141
District of Columbia     29,471     28,320     30,487     31,638     29,663      27,883     26,722     25,823     25,107     29,569
Florida.............    487,933    423,467    610,728    461,699    490,156     453,918    556,886    396,998    415,301    462,786

Georgia.............    230,899    229,356    256,202    243,572    236,252     225,148    226,960    206,907    211,926    240,874
Hawaii..............     27,783     29,071     27,322     26,880     28,019      28,038     27,155     25,437     26,108     29,625
Idaho...............     43,239     39,562     44,087     47,380     44,433      39,161     39,690     38,758     35,993     41,092
Illinois............    296,909    291,827    306,642    297,390    291,226     285,523    309,933    273,761    263,419    287,764
Indiana.............    148,425    143,899    152,730    150,823    146,171     144,525    146,250    132,131    135,050    147,061
Iowa................     73,924     70,270     77,044     72,763     74,977      75,216     74,090     69,393     68,476     70,344
Kansas..............     62,158     70,776     67,371     59,291     64,974      73,961     63,746     59,074     62,541     63,272
Kentucky............     95,753     94,074     96,637     97,348     94,775      94,600     93,321     88,557     93,418     89,163
Louisiana...........     99,314     98,944     99,534    104,399     97,557     104,220     97,205     95,862     93,651    103,617
Maine...............     39,440     33,579     36,637     37,325     42,263      34,978     38,391     34,260     36,037     36,791

Maryland............    137,314    137,981    135,910    136,190    131,382     132,372    133,326    136,873    124,625    127,460
Massachusetts.......    191,505    170,033    179,340    170,940    191,050     162,662    175,714    170,518    161,219    169,458
Michigan............    214,731    197,425    209,924    215,009    212,862     196,603    221,611    201,345    172,727    194,576
Minnesota...........    140,365    131,527    142,622    133,031    143,233     130,303    141,017    137,459    124,520    130,411
Mississippi.........     52,756     51,886     57,247     49,047     51,181      53,369     52,345     48,680     52,670     53,851
Missouri............    134,103    140,341    134,191    128,761    136,175     133,913    139,943    129,197    122,569    135,227
Montana.............     29,677     26,820     31,819     29,814     30,470      29,181     29,704     27,823     26,996     29,587
Nebraska............     45,194     47,837     50,496     46,119     47,811      49,129     47,865     44,716     44,422     47,285
Nevada..............     72,388     73,746     77,583     77,239     74,203      68,792     68,376     61,853     64,015     70,292
New Hampshire.......     37,680     31,569     38,049     34,737     38,301      34,282     37,293     33,715     33,948     35,786

New Jersey..........    230,234    207,984    222,652    195,067    226,840     191,941    215,560    198,679    202,204    197,622
New Mexico..........     42,742     41,437     40,895     40,492     41,958      40,518     40,213     38,285     35,382     39,635
New York............    509,041    494,576    486,419    487,774    501,866     457,553    486,906    458,703    446,548    463,111
North Carolina......    228,081    217,327    228,877    227,451    228,600     221,870    218,183    201,030    190,130    202,562
North Dakota........     23,247     23,228     23,364     24,123     23,378      23,818     23,107     23,093     21,767     21,525
Ohio................    269,114    243,678    264,245    257,964    260,528     254,723    262,622    241,351    233,979    250,063
Oklahoma............     82,735     83,769     82,246     78,771     81,185      74,918     74,871     74,837     70,899     82,922
Oregon..............    105,170    103,655    108,362    126,218    101,845      96,792    100,748     95,674     91,805    101,444
Pennsylvania........    281,115    280,427    280,828    269,034    275,982     264,277    264,778    254,044    253,319    266,297
Rhode Island........     27,373     25,029     27,510     26,816     26,413      24,811     26,569     25,380     25,611     25,793

South Carolina......    102,603     96,088    117,366    101,452    130,498     102,112    104,581     88,279     80,164    113,086
South Dakota........     21,835     19,999     22,366     22,660     21,354      21,781     20,660     20,135     20,837     21,540
Tennessee...........    136,862    135,735    148,658    128,609    140,227     130,049    131,055    124,382    122,183    132,038
Texas...............    590,669    600,634    647,693    594,270    605,354     543,780    583,688    543,784    524,628    542,770
Utah................     81,928     83,405     85,107     91,524     85,608      75,631     76,415     70,867     73,492     79,338
Vermont.............     20,125     16,838     18,850     16,527     18,573      17,580     20,048     16,838     18,162     18,737
Virginia............    197,726    184,675    196,457    184,748    193,648     185,613    193,851    171,383    167,145    183,646
Washington..........    194,267    174,549    188,715    201,454    204,773     170,639    174,372    163,741    160,868    176,916
West Virginia.......     34,901     36,996     34,506     37,645     37,803      35,528     34,633     33,250     32,156     35,644
Wisconsin...........    140,042    123,582    137,630    138,695    137,077     136,344    140,499    121,738    116,842    137,348

Wyoming.............     17,444     17,775     17,919     17,379     17,108      18,518     16,180     17,229     16,363     17,239
Puerto Rico.........     35,972     29,774     46,357     55,031     52,532      36,503     45,400     76,992     43,925     40,796
Virgin Islands......      1,856      1,111      2,218      2,702      2,815       1,451      3,103      6,800      3,775      1,929

(1) The sum of the states will not necessarily add to the U.S. total because of the independent seasonal adjustment of each state.

NOTE: Totals for the United States do not include data for Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands.

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Last Modified Date: October 31, 2020