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March 29, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

State employment changes, February 2010–February 2011

Over-the-year change in nonfarm employment, selected states, February 2010–February 2011
State Over-the-year change (p)

Alaska

7,900

Vermont

8,300

North Dakota

16,100

Illinois

75,200

Ohio

77,600

Pennsylvania

106,800

California

196,400

Texas

254,200

Footnotes:
(p) preliminary

These data are featured in the TED article, State employment changes, February 2010–February 2011.