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Updated November 17, 2017

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to October 2017 with January to October 2016
  1. Nevada 3.15%
  2. Utah 3.07%
  3. Florida 2.63%
  4. Georgia 2.55%
  5. Idaho 2.55%
  1. Louisiana 0.37%
  2. West Virginia -0.1%
  3. Kansas -0.21%
  4. Alaska -0.69%
  5. Wyoming -1.43%
USA 1.49%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in October 2017 with job growth in October 2016
  1. Nevada 2.79%
  2. Utah 2.71%
  3. Texas 2.6%
  4. Oregon 2.51%
  5. Idaho 2.34%
  1. South Dakota 0.14%
  2. Alaska 0.12%
  3. Connecticut 0.07%
  4. Kansas -0.36%
  5. Wyoming -0.5%
USA 1.4%

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