Current Highlights US

Updated November 16, 2018

Total Nonfarm Employment by State

Year-to-Date

Comparison of average employment January to October 2018 with January to October 2017
  1. Utah 3.37%
  2. Nevada 3.21%
  3. Idaho 3.09%
  4. Washington 3.02%
  5. Texas 2.86%
  1. Arkansas 0.68%
  2. Kentucky 0.57%
  3. Vermont -0.08%
  4. North Dakota -0.1%
  5. Alaska -0.43%
USA 1.63%

Year-Over-Year

Comparison of job growth in October 2018 with job growth in October 2017
  1. Nevada 3.44%
  2. Washington 3.33%
  3. Utah 3.24%
  4. Texas 3.13%
  5. Arizona 3.12%
  1. Louisiana 0.84%
  2. Arkansas 0.73%
  3. Kentucky 0.45%
  4. Alaska 0.34%
  5. Vermont -0.94%
USA 1.72%

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