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Table 7. Hires levels and rates for total nonfarm by state, not seasonally adjusted

Table 7. Hires levels and rates for total nonfarm by state, not seasonally adjusted
State Levels (in thousands) Rates
July
2020
June
2021
July
2021(p)
July
2020
June
2021
July
2021(p)

TOTAL U.S.

6,818 7,809 7,379 4.9 5.3 5.0


Alabama

89 113 103 4.6 5.6 5.1

Alaska

24 25 28 7.9 7.8 8.5

Arizona

113 125 142 4.2 4.3 4.9

Arkansas

56 60 65 4.7 4.8 5.2

California

750 672 687 4.8 4.1 4.2

Colorado

134 171 151 5.2 6.2 5.5

Connecticut

68 88 64 4.5 5.5 4.0

Delaware

26 36 29 6.0 7.9 6.4

District of Columbia

29 23 32 4.0 3.0 4.2

Florida

308 396 433 3.7 4.6 5.0

Georgia

230 265 274 5.4 5.9 6.0

Hawaii

27 30 32 5.2 5.2 5.5

Idaho

45 51 49 6.0 6.3 6.1

Illinois

261 310 368 4.7 5.3 6.3

Indiana

147 196 166 5.0 6.4 5.5

Iowa

70 83 68 4.7 5.4 4.5

Kansas

53 74 64 4.0 5.4 4.7

Kentucky

95 152 112 5.3 8.1 6.1

Louisiana

86 103 99 4.8 5.6 5.4

Maine

34 34 32 5.7 5.4 5.0

Maryland

129 144 170 5.1 5.4 6.4

Massachusetts

158 187 168 4.8 5.3 4.7

Michigan

230 290 226 5.8 6.9 5.4

Minnesota

104 150 124 3.8 5.2 4.3

Mississippi

56 80 60 5.1 7.0 5.3

Missouri

132 163 134 4.8 5.7 4.7

Montana

29 33 31 6.1 6.8 6.3

Nebraska

42 43 45 4.3 4.2 4.5

Nevada

87 141 114 7.1 10.5 8.5

New Hampshire

32 42 37 5.1 6.3 5.6

New Jersey

258 173 197 6.9 4.3 4.9

New Mexico

35 43 44 4.6 5.3 5.4

New York

432 375 420 5.2 4.2 4.7

North Carolina

290 334 264 6.8 7.4 5.8

North Dakota

17 23 19 4.3 5.4 4.6

Ohio

234 289 235 4.5 5.4 4.4

Oklahoma

71 81 94 4.5 4.9 5.8

Oregon

111 105 118 6.2 5.6 6.3

Pennsylvania

304 244 231 5.5 4.3 4.0

Rhode Island

27 43 26 5.9 8.9 5.4

South Carolina

103 134 118 5.0 6.3 5.5

South Dakota

17 24 20 3.9 5.5 4.5

Tennessee

161 159 176 5.5 5.2 5.7

Texas

550 616 648 4.6 4.9 5.1

Utah

78 77 85 5.2 4.8 5.3

Vermont

16 36 14 6.0 12.1 4.8

Virginia

156 190 188 4.1 4.8 4.8

Washington

124 180 178 3.8 5.3 5.2

West Virginia

38 46 45 5.8 6.6 6.5

Wisconsin

135 190 135 4.8 6.5 4.6

Wyoming

15 18 17 5.5 6.5 5.9

Footnotes
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Last Modified Date: September 15, 2021