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Table 5. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 5. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted
[In thousands]
State Total(1) Construction Manufacturing
May
2011
Mar.
2012
Apr.
2012
May
2012(p)
May
2011
Mar.
2012
Apr.
2012
May
2012(p)
May
2011
Mar.
2012
Apr.
2012
May
2012(p)

Alabama(2)

1,867.8 1,870.2 1,873.0 1,873.2 81.0 73.4 72.5 73.7 - - - -

Alaska

327.8 332.2 329.3 326.7 15.7 14.3 13.1 12.5 13.4 13.3 13.8 12.7

Arizona

2,404.6 2,449.5 2,454.2 2,448.0 110.1 117.7 119.6 121.1 150.1 150.5 150.6 150.5

Arkansas

1,164.0 1,164.6 1,171.5 1,170.5 46.7 45.4 45.8 45.3 160.0 156.2 156.4 157.5

California

14,054.9 14,241.2 14,242.5 14,276.4 551.5 564.9 560.6 563.2 1,249.0 1,246.6 1,244.2 1,247.2


Colorado

2,250.9 2,290.6 2,289.7 2,291.7 111.3 116.7 117.7 118.3 128.9 132.4 132.6 132.6

Connecticut

1,623.4 1,632.9 1,628.2 1,629.6 50.9 51.8 49.7 50.4 166.5 165.8 164.9 165.5

Delaware(3)

417.3 418.9 419.5 417.2 19.8 19.0 18.2 18.2 25.9 25.7 25.4 25.7

District of Columbia(2)(3)

725.0 738.7 739.0 741.1 11.8 13.3 13.2 13.0 - - - -

Florida

7,269.2 7,328.0 7,317.7 7,323.0 335.1 321.5 311.2 312.9 310.9 313.7 313.3 315.8


Georgia

3,886.6 3,907.9 3,918.2 3,930.2 147.0 140.5 141.4 141.3 349.2 353.4 353.1 353.8

Hawaii(3)

590.7 596.3 601.2 598.0 28.4 28.1 28.0 27.7 13.1 12.9 12.8 12.7

Idaho

606.1 615.8 615.1 615.7 29.5 30.1 30.4 30.6 54.8 56.7 56.8 57.5

Illinois

5,671.6 5,698.7 5,695.9 5,694.1 196.6 192.4 189.0 184.4 574.8 587.7 589.5 594.3

Indiana

2,827.3 2,867.8 2,879.2 2,888.6 117.9 124.8 126.0 126.7 462.6 479.9 484.2 484.7


Iowa

1,478.9 1,491.0 1,496.3 1,492.8 62.1 66.5 69.1 68.2 206.4 217.0 217.7 217.3

Kansas

1,338.2 1,346.3 1,346.9 1,346.4 53.0 54.9 54.6 53.0 161.2 163.8 164.6 164.7

Kentucky

1,787.3 1,820.1 1,822.8 1,823.4 68.4 69.2 66.6 67.0 210.8 213.7 218.5 219.0

Louisiana

1,901.0 1,945.6 1,948.9 1,944.7 122.4 121.3 123.8 122.3 138.7 143.3 141.5 140.5

Maine

591.1 594.6 592.7 592.7 24.5 24.6 24.1 24.1 50.7 50.2 50.0 50.2


Maryland(3)

2,537.6 2,586.1 2,580.7 2,573.2 144.2 150.8 151.2 146.6 113.4 110.5 111.3 111.0

Massachusetts

3,212.5 3,240.4 3,242.1 3,249.6 109.0 107.4 106.0 104.3 254.3 255.6 254.5 254.6

Michigan

3,935.8 3,984.2 3,988.3 3,983.3 125.0 125.5 119.7 118.8 505.4 527.7 527.6 523.5

Minnesota

2,679.2 2,704.9 2,704.0 2,703.1 89.9 95.6 94.3 95.1 300.8 303.3 305.4 306.3

Mississippi

1,089.9 1,089.9 1,090.9 1,088.3 49.0 47.8 47.0 44.5 135.5 135.3 135.9 135.2


Missouri

2,657.5 2,662.0 2,664.5 2,657.2 103.0 102.4 97.9 96.1 246.4 255.3 254.5 252.6

Montana

427.7 427.9 428.1 431.9 22.4 23.4 24.1 25.8 16.7 17.2 17.0 16.8

Nebraska(3)

945.1 948.1 951.3 958.1 41.6 41.3 42.6 46.0 93.4 94.1 93.6 93.3

Nevada

1,122.5 1,129.2 1,129.3 1,135.2 51.7 48.9 48.2 49.1 38.2 37.7 37.3 37.5

New Hampshire

625.5 628.3 624.2 626.5 22.1 23.3 22.2 21.8 66.5 66.6 65.9 66.2


New Jersey

3,847.7 3,886.7 3,889.9 3,907.5 128.5 127.5 127.7 123.8 254.0 254.1 253.1 251.9

New Mexico

805.2 807.4 809.7 804.5 42.8 42.4 42.9 42.5 29.5 29.5 29.9 30.1

New York

8,677.3 8,806.7 8,802.9 8,808.8 306.5 306.4 302.2 294.4 460.1 458.5 460.0 458.5

North Carolina

3,927.5 3,959.4 3,955.5 3,939.0 176.2 173.2 173.0 168.2 435.1 438.1 435.4 435.8

North Dakota

391.1 413.8 416.7 417.6 23.3 26.2 27.1 26.5 23.9 24.8 24.9 24.8


Ohio

5,083.2 5,141.3 5,139.3 5,158.9 171.6 173.9 173.8 176.2 636.3 653.6 651.5 657.9

Oklahoma

1,546.3 1,582.0 1,586.4 1,584.5 68.1 65.2 65.4 66.2 128.9 136.4 136.7 136.3

Oregon

1,618.4 1,621.6 1,624.7 1,631.6 68.9 68.4 70.4 68.6 168.2 165.3 166.1 167.8

Pennsylvania

5,685.5 5,728.3 5,723.2 5,713.3 221.2 226.9 221.6 219.3 565.9 570.5 571.6 567.9

Rhode Island

461.8 457.7 458.3 458.1 15.5 15.2 15.9 15.3 40.7 40.9 40.7 40.9


South Carolina

1,832.3 1,851.9 1,848.0 1,854.0 77.1 75.1 75.4 76.3 214.6 222.8 222.2 222.0

South Dakota(3)

406.6 408.0 408.8 408.7 21.1 21.0 21.0 20.8 39.3 39.4 40.0 40.1

Tennessee(3)

2,655.8 2,694.1 2,696.6 2,694.9 108.8 115.1 113.6 114.8 304.1 310.2 311.6 311.4

Texas

10,532.6 10,742.4 10,757.2 10,769.7 559.7 565.6 572.9 575.3 832.3 850.2 856.6 854.0

Utah

1,202.0 1,226.3 1,229.2 1,230.8 64.0 67.9 66.2 67.2 113.3 118.2 119.1 119.0


Vermont

299.0 301.9 300.2 303.5 13.5 14.1 14.3 13.8 30.9 31.2 30.9 31.4

Virginia

3,678.1 3,712.8 3,718.2 3,722.8 178.1 180.8 178.1 178.3 230.7 228.7 228.9 230.3

Washington

2,817.1 2,852.0 2,856.6 2,865.7 136.7 140.1 139.7 139.3 266.8 279.4 281.7 282.7

West Virginia

752.1 761.5 759.8 757.8 32.2 34.6 34.5 35.3 49.4 49.0 48.7 48.3

Wisconsin

2,751.5 2,737.9 2,733.7 2,736.3 92.4 88.1 86.5 83.2 445.3 449.1 447.7 451.6

Wyoming

286.1 287.7 287.3 287.4 20.5 21.0 20.8 19.8 9.2 8.9 9.1 8.9


Puerto Rico(3)

923.5 920.3 920.0 917.2 31.5 33.6 33.9 34.2 84.6 82.8 81.9 81.8

Virgin Islands(2)

44.1 43.1 43.0 41.8 - - - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes mining and logging, information, and other services (except public administration), not shown separately.
(2) Missing series (denoted by '-') are not published seasonally adjusted because the seasonal component, which is small relative to the trend-cycle and irregular components, cannot be separated with sufficient precision.
(3) Mining and logging is combined with construction.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates are currently estimated from 2011 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmarks are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 5. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted-Continued
[In thousands]
State Trade, transportation, and utilities Financial activities Professional and business services
May
2011
Mar.
2012
Apr.
2012
May
2012(p)
May
2011
Mar.
2012
Apr.
2012
May
2012(p)
May
2011
Mar.
2012
Apr.
2012
May
2012(p)

Alabama

363.3 364.9 367.9 366.1 93.5 92.8 93.0 93.3 212.2 217.3 217.3 215.9

Alaska

63.1 63.3 63.6 64.0 14.7 14.9 14.6 14.6 27.1 28.5 28.2 27.5

Arizona

473.4 474.7 478.3 482.3 166.0 167.8 168.2 169.9 343.8 356.8 359.1 354.9

Arkansas

236.4 236.9 238.6 235.5 48.4 47.3 46.9 47.0 119.2 114.9 116.3 117.7

California

2,659.7 2,700.8 2,707.3 2,704.0 759.9 769.2 769.6 770.7 2,120.5 2,185.6 2,197.9 2,208.4


Colorado

402.0 406.1 408.8 407.1 143.6 143.1 143.4 145.8 338.2 349.9 347.7 347.1

Connecticut

293.8 297.6 297.5 297.0 135.5 132.1 132.4 132.5 195.0 196.5 197.1 195.5

Delaware

75.5 75.7 75.4 75.6 42.4 43.0 43.4 43.3 55.5 55.3 56.2 53.9

District of Columbia

27.3 27.8 27.4 27.4 26.8 26.8 27.0 26.9 149.1 152.0 152.1 150.8

Florida

1,490.5 1,511.8 1,507.0 1,511.8 482.2 488.2 488.0 487.9 1,051.6 1,067.5 1,075.5 1,076.5


Georgia

824.8 829.3 834.4 839.1 209.6 207.5 208.2 208.2 546.5 567.5 571.0 574.4

Hawaii

111.1 112.1 112.8 113.3 26.5 27.1 27.5 27.8 74.9 75.3 75.4 74.6

Idaho

121.6 124.1 123.8 124.9 29.5 28.6 28.1 28.0 74.3 77.1 76.4 74.7

Illinois

1,141.7 1,133.9 1,134.6 1,137.8 362.1 363.2 363.2 363.9 825.3 854.9 854.9 849.3

Indiana

550.7 549.4 549.0 553.2 132.1 129.5 130.2 130.7 285.8 294.1 296.8 297.9


Iowa

302.4 300.9 300.0 298.2 100.4 101.2 101.8 101.4 123.8 122.8 123.8 121.9

Kansas

254.4 252.6 253.8 253.0 73.9 72.5 72.3 73.3 148.7 156.5 155.5 156.6

Kentucky

364.5 367.5 367.2 366.2 84.6 83.4 83.7 83.5 184.6 202.3 204.4 204.5

Louisiana

374.0 380.1 382.7 378.8 94.3 97.4 97.5 99.7 195.6 201.1 200.0 201.8

Maine

116.5 119.2 118.6 118.2 31.4 31.5 31.4 31.4 56.7 57.0 56.9 57.3


Maryland

442.7 443.1 443.7 445.2 142.7 142.6 142.6 141.8 394.5 410.7 408.8 405.7

Massachusetts

547.8 558.6 558.9 561.6 206.1 203.5 203.9 203.9 472.3 488.1 492.3 498.3

Michigan

721.1 719.0 720.4 723.5 191.7 194.4 196.6 199.7 555.2 566.3 572.2 568.8

Minnesota

496.0 497.9 495.7 495.9 174.2 174.3 176.4 176.0 326.2 339.3 338.2 336.6

Mississippi

215.0 212.0 213.6 214.0 44.5 44.8 45.2 45.6 93.7 93.9 92.2 91.1


Missouri

516.4 509.0 510.2 509.2 160.8 158.3 161.1 157.7 332.2 340.2 340.3 347.0

Montana

86.4 85.8 85.2 85.6 20.8 20.9 20.9 20.8 40.7 42.1 42.1 43.0

Nebraska

197.1 194.8 196.3 198.1 69.9 68.3 68.6 68.6 102.1 104.6 104.9 104.8

Nevada

212.2 211.6 214.7 214.8 52.2 50.9 51.0 50.7 138.1 141.2 139.4 142.6

New Hampshire

133.6 132.7 131.8 132.8 34.2 34.3 34.5 34.3 65.9 66.2 65.1 65.4


New Jersey

814.8 821.9 820.8 825.1 250.4 253.0 254.3 249.5 601.3 599.7 605.1 609.1

New Mexico

134.1 133.6 134.2 133.5 32.5 32.4 32.6 32.5 100.4 97.3 97.5 96.4

New York

1,486.2 1,499.6 1,502.1 1,507.0 681.6 693.3 694.3 698.5 1,130.3 1,186.0 1,181.2 1,187.6

North Carolina

726.6 734.5 734.3 736.2 204.3 205.2 204.8 204.7 512.4 516.7 519.4 512.4

North Dakota

84.9 90.6 91.3 92.3 21.1 21.6 21.5 21.9 29.1 33.3 33.3 33.9


Ohio

954.9 978.4 973.5 971.4 279.2 277.8 277.5 278.3 648.2 653.1 654.5 659.0

Oklahoma

281.0 287.6 292.5 291.1 79.3 81.1 81.5 81.3 173.2 178.9 181.1 179.0

Oregon

312.7 316.7 315.4 318.8 92.0 91.9 91.7 92.7 186.3 185.2 187.2 189.0

Pennsylvania

1,093.7 1,099.0 1,101.3 1,102.0 308.3 312.5 312.9 313.1 715.0 716.1 714.2 716.0

Rhode Island

74.0 73.0 73.3 73.0 30.7 30.5 30.8 30.8 53.8 54.2 54.6 54.4


South Carolina

350.1 352.6 354.2 355.8 96.2 95.2 94.6 95.3 228.6 232.9 230.3 234.3

South Dakota

81.6 82.3 82.0 83.1 28.1 28.1 28.1 28.4 28.4 30.4 30.2 29.4

Tennessee

562.1 557.3 558.6 557.9 135.1 135.5 135.3 134.5 318.8 329.4 327.7 327.4

Texas

2,100.8 2,143.8 2,147.3 2,150.8 636.3 652.5 648.6 647.1 1,332.6 1,370.8 1,366.3 1,374.8

Utah

232.9 235.0 235.7 237.5 68.3 71.0 71.4 70.4 157.5 162.9 163.2 166.7


Vermont

56.2 56.7 56.9 57.4 12.1 12.1 12.0 12.0 24.5 26.2 26.7 26.9

Virginia

628.1 630.8 634.2 636.4 181.3 188.2 188.6 189.8 665.3 664.9 663.3 668.2

Washington

523.0 535.5 534.6 539.8 137.6 136.4 136.8 137.5 339.5 341.1 343.6 347.7

West Virginia

135.6 133.7 134.0 133.3 27.5 27.3 27.1 27.5 62.0 63.9 63.1 62.7

Wisconsin

509.0 506.3 509.6 511.5 158.9 155.4 155.5 156.5 282.9 282.1 283.3 280.5

Wyoming

52.3 53.1 53.3 52.7 10.7 10.7 10.5 10.4 17.6 18.5 18.0 17.7


Puerto Rico

174.1 162.3 161.1 161.5 43.5 43.6 43.9 43.9 106.4 103.5 102.1 102.9

Virgin Islands(1)

8.5 8.7 8.6 8.6 - - - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Missing series (denoted by '-') are not published seasonally adjusted because the seasonal component, which is small relative to the trend-cycle and irregular components, cannot be separated with sufficient precision.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates are currently estimated from 2011 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmarks are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

ESTABLISHMENT DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table 5. Employees on nonfarm payrolls by state and selected industry sector, seasonally adjusted-Continued
[In thousands]
State Education and health services Leisure and hospitality Government
May
2011
Mar.
2012
Apr.
2012
May
2012(p)
May
2011
Mar.
2012
Apr.
2012
May
2012(p)
May
2011
Mar.
2012
Apr.
2012
May
2012(p)

Alabama

215.6 218.1 217.4 218.5 167.9 173.8 174.8 176.1 382.1 373.5 372.6 372.0

Alaska

44.2 45.9 46.3 46.3 32.1 32.9 32.3 32.2 84.0 85.3 83.8 82.8

Arizona

354.6 362.4 362.6 364.7 258.4 267.5 264.3 266.8 411.4 415.5 415.5 402.5

Arkansas

166.6 170.1 171.1 171.1 99.3 103.5 104.9 104.2 218.9 221.0 221.6 222.5

California

1,824.4 1,873.3 1,869.1 1,879.6 1,529.7 1,558.2 1,554.4 1,567.6 2,415.2 2,383.0 2,381.5 2,378.2

Colorado

272.0 278.0 280.2 279.8 269.0 278.6 274.3 275.7 393.4 392.4 393.3 393.0

Connecticut

313.5 321.6 321.3 322.9 135.5 138.1 137.2 137.3 240.3 236.3 235.0 236.6

Delaware

66.1 67.7 68.2 69.0 43.4 43.6 44.8 43.9 63.4 63.7 63.1 62.6

District of Columbia

113.1 119.5 120.0 123.6 61.4 64.1 63.8 65.0 249.1 246.9 247.1 245.9

Florida

1,100.3 1,117.9 1,122.0 1,120.2 950.9 968.9 962.8 967.0 1,099.1 1,090.0 1,089.9 1,086.0

Georgia

499.2 505.3 507.1 509.3 382.1 381.6 381.0 380.8 666.9 666.9 665.0 665.8

Hawaii

75.4 75.9 75.3 75.6 102.6 107.4 107.8 108.3 125.1 124.2 128.2 124.2

Idaho

86.7 89.0 89.3 89.4 58.5 59.9 60.1 61.2 117.3 115.1 115.4 114.7

Illinois

846.7 852.2 850.3 851.3 520.4 530.0 530.5 528.7 842.9 829.7 831.7 831.7

Indiana

428.1 428.7 428.8 432.9 277.8 288.3 289.5 288.5 422.3 422.7 424.2 425.9

Iowa

215.6 217.3 217.3 217.6 130.8 130.7 130.6 131.8 251.0 247.1 248.1 248.3

Kansas

184.2 185.3 185.7 187.2 115.4 117.7 117.5 117.2 258.3 255.4 254.9 253.8

Kentucky

255.0 260.3 261.3 259.1 169.2 176.9 174.5 177.1 330.2 328.1 327.6 326.9

Louisiana

276.5 290.0 289.5 287.3 200.1 204.5 207.6 209.2 359.5 361.6 361.2 361.0

Maine

119.5 122.4 122.3 122.3 59.5 58.6 58.1 58.6 101.5 101.0 101.3 100.7

Maryland

406.2 421.4 421.9 424.0 233.4 240.5 236.2 235.1 504.9 507.4 506.9 505.6

Massachusetts

672.4 673.1 673.5 673.7 310.9 316.1 315.7 313.4 435.1 431.4 430.5 431.3

Michigan

616.3 629.0 630.8 628.7 376.2 380.9 379.5 379.7 618.9 611.9 611.1 611.7

Minnesota

468.6 479.5 480.8 481.1 238.6 230.4 229.7 229.0 410.0 406.2 405.6 406.8

Mississippi

133.6 137.0 137.2 137.2 119.0 116.4 117.5 117.4 244.7 247.6 246.9 247.3

Missouri

414.1 423.0 424.7 424.8 269.1 266.9 267.2 262.9 439.6 432.5 433.5 432.1

Montana

64.3 65.0 64.8 64.9 56.4 54.8 55.4 56.2 88.0 86.9 86.8 87.3

Nebraska

137.2 138.8 139.4 139.3 82.2 83.4 83.3 84.7 168.0 169.2 168.9 169.3

Nevada

103.2 103.3 104.8 105.6 316.3 325.6 324.2 324.8 151.4 147.2 146.3 146.6

New Hampshire

113.2 113.4 112.9 113.7 62.7 63.7 64.6 65.8 92.6 92.3 91.4 91.3


New Jersey

604.5 628.0 629.6 632.6 335.0 338.8 340.3 350.2 620.3 624.2 620.6 625.3

New Mexico

121.1 126.7 126.6 126.7 84.2 85.7 86.9 86.5 196.8 195.2 195.2 192.7

New York

1,731.1 1,765.9 1,761.7 1,763.3 759.4 784.6 784.7 785.3 1,488.6 1,487.2 1,487.6 1,487.4

North Carolina

546.2 555.5 556.2 553.6 400.9 404.1 402.7 399.1 696.4 702.1 701.6 700.9

North Dakota

56.4 58.1 58.1 58.3 34.9 36.5 36.5 35.5 79.2 78.2 78.4 78.6

Ohio

850.5 864.3 867.5 871.8 481.6 475.1 472.8 475.7 763.4 764.1 766.8 765.8

Oklahoma

204.9 209.0 206.4 207.0 142.4 144.0 143.7 143.2 333.6 339.2 340.0 339.8

Oregon

233.5 237.6 237.2 237.8 164.5 166.8 167.5 166.2 296.8 291.3 290.9 290.4

Pennsylvania

1,151.3 1,166.2 1,167.2 1,166.1 509.7 523.0 522.1 517.8 744.6 733.0 731.0 727.7

Rhode Island

104.0 103.4 103.1 102.6 49.6 48.7 48.0 48.9 60.7 59.8 60.0 60.1

South Carolina

216.6 217.3 218.6 220.8 211.0 213.1 211.0 208.7 339.8 342.8 342.1 341.2

South Dakota

65.3 66.4 66.9 66.9 43.0 41.2 41.4 41.5 77.8 77.7 77.8 77.5

Tennessee

382.0 388.9 389.2 390.7 266.6 270.3 271.9 270.0 432.4 441.3 442.6 442.8

Texas

1,412.9 1,458.7 1,460.8 1,461.7 1,039.0 1,084.8 1,084.1 1,091.0 1,829.4 1,780.2 1,781.5 1,778.7

Utah

158.7 161.2 161.2 160.4 113.5 112.3 114.7 112.6 219.1 220.3 220.2 219.4

Vermont

59.7 60.8 60.8 60.9 32.7 32.6 31.1 32.8 53.8 52.8 52.0 52.7

Virginia

464.8 478.1 480.5 479.6 347.7 355.7 358.0 353.4 710.4 714.7 716.2 715.9

Washington

379.8 388.7 388.5 389.2 271.0 279.1 279.1 278.8 544.7 537.5 538.0 535.5

West Virginia

122.7 126.0 126.6 126.4 73.1 74.4 75.0 74.7 151.5 154.2 153.4 153.5

Wisconsin

409.1 415.5 415.3 416.5 251.3 249.3 244.7 242.5 415.9 407.7 407.8 409.5

Wyoming(1)

- - - - 32.9 31.6 31.8 34.1 73.3 73.4 73.5 73.3

Puerto Rico

115.1 115.1 115.9 116.3 71.2 72.5 72.5 72.2 261.0 269.1 270.7 266.7

Virgin Islands(1)

- - - - 7.1 7.5 7.5 7.6 12.8 11.8 11.7 11.7

Footnotes
(1) Missing series (denoted by '-') are not published seasonally adjusted because the seasonal component, which is small relative to the trend-cycle and irregular components, cannot be separated with sufficient precision.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data are counts of jobs by place of work. Estimates are currently estimated from 2011 benchmark levels. Estimates subsequent to the current benchmarks are preliminary and will be revised when new information becomes available.

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