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Workbench Patch 732_20200310

June 28, 2020

Labor productivity (output per hour) declines were widespread among manufacturing industries in 2018, with decreases in 67 of the 86 industries studied. Of the 4 industries in the mining sector, 2 posted productivity gains in 2018, led by a 12.1-percent increase in the oil and gas extraction industry. In mining, except oil and gas extraction, productivity declined 3.5 percent.

Unemployment rates by state, seasonally adjusted, December 2018
State December 2018 (p) December 2017 Over-the-year change (p) Statistically significant?

New Mexico

4.7% 6.0% -1.3 percentage point(s) Yes

Alaska

6.3 7.2 -0.9 Yes

Georgia

3.6 4.5 -0.9 Yes

North Carolina

3.6 4.5 -0.9 Yes

Oklahoma

3.2 4.1 -0.9 Yes

South Carolina

3.3 4.2 -0.9 Yes

Delaware

3.7 4.5 -0.8 Yes

New York

3.9 4.7 -0.8 Yes

Virginia

2.8 3.6 -0.8 Yes

Michigan

4.0 4.7 -0.7 No

New Jersey

4.0 4.7 -0.7 Yes

Florida

3.3 3.9 -0.6 Yes

Illinois

4.3 4.9 -0.6 No

Missouri

3.1 3.7 -0.6 No

Pennsylvania

4.2 4.8 -0.6 No

Rhode Island

3.9 4.5 -0.6 No

Connecticut

4.0 4.5 -0.5 No

Iowa

2.4 2.9 -0.5 Yes

Minnesota

2.8 3.3 -0.5 No

Nevada

4.4 4.9 -0.5 No

South Dakota

2.9 3.4 -0.5 Yes

District of Columbia

5.5 5.9 -0.4 No

Idaho

2.6 3.0 -0.4 No

Montana

3.7 4.1 -0.4 No

Washington

4.3 4.7 -0.4 No

California

4.2 4.5 -0.3 Yes

Ohio

4.6 4.9 -0.3 No

Texas

3.7 4.0 -0.3 No

West Virginia

5.1 5.4 -0.3 No

Kansas

3.3 3.5 -0.2 No

Maryland

3.9 4.1 -0.2 No

Massachusetts

3.3 3.5 -0.2 No

Vermont

2.7 2.9 -0.2 No

Wisconsin

3.0 3.2 -0.2 No

Arkansas

3.6 3.7 -0.1 No

Kentucky

4.4 4.5 -0.1 No

Mississippi

4.7 4.8 -0.1 No

Nebraska

2.8 2.9 -0.1 No

New Hampshire

2.5 2.6 -0.1 No

Oregon

4.1 4.1 0.0 No

Utah

3.2 3.2 0.0 No

Wyoming

4.1 4.1 0.0 No

Alabama

3.9 3.8 0.1 No

Arizona

4.8 4.7 0.1 No

North Dakota

2.7 2.6 0.1 No

Indiana

3.6 3.4 0.2 No

Louisiana

4.9 4.7 0.2 No

Maine

3.4 3.1 0.3 No

Tennessee

3.6 3.3 0.3 No

Hawaii

2.5 2.1 0.4 No

Colorado

3.5 3.0 0.5 No
Footnotes:

(p) Preliminary.

SUGGESTED CITATION

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, The Economics Daily, Workbench Patch 732_20200310 on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/opub/ted/2020/workbench-patch-732_20200310.htm (visited October 30, 2020).

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