Current Highlights US

Updated January 23, 2018

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to December 2017 with January to December 2016
  1. Nevada 3.14%
  2. Utah 3.02%
  3. Florida 2.61%
  4. Idaho 2.51%
  5. Georgia 2.44%
  1. Connecticut 0.37%
  2. Kansas -0.09%
  3. West Virginia -0.12%
  4. Alaska -0.64%
  5. Wyoming -1.21%
USA 1.48%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in December 2017 with job growth in December 2016
  1. Nevada 3.27%
  2. Oregon 2.93%
  3. Utah 2.66%
  4. Florida 2.57%
  5. Texas 2.53%
  1. West Virginia 0.35%
  2. North Dakota 0.25%
  3. Wyoming 0.22%
  4. Delaware -0.04%
  5. Alaska -0.13%
USA 1.5%

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