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Not in Labor Force:
Not in Labor Force: Discouraged Workers

   
    Q4 2003    
 
 
    Q2 2019
Persons, 4-Quarter Moving Average
Name Q2 2019 Q1 2019 Q2 2018
Alabama
6,300 7,400 9,200
Alaska
1,300 1,500 2,600
Arizona
5,300 4,600 8,700
Arkansas
2,900 4,200 5,800
California
50,900 48,800 50,300
Colorado
5,700 4,400 5,600
Connecticut
6,100 5,700 5,900
Delaware
1,300 1,400 2,000
District of Columbia
1,400 1,300 900
Florida
32,800 31,900 29,100
Georgia
20,800 21,800 22,000
Hawaii
1,500 1,400 1,500
Idaho
900 1,500 1,000
Illinois
12,200 12,200 19,400
Indiana
5,800 5,500 8,900
Iowa
2,500 3,500 4,400
Kansas
2,600 3,200 2,700
Kentucky
7,500 7,800 4,900
Louisiana
13,400 13,000 9,300
Maine
1,000 1,100 700
Maryland
6,500 7,100 5,100
Massachusetts
5,500 5,100 8,600
Michigan
15,800 13,800 12,000
Minnesota
2,600 1,500 1,700
Mississippi
6,300 6,500 5,700
Missouri
6,700 6,500 7,600
Montana
800 1,000 900
Nebraska
1,900 2,000 1,100
Nevada
4,100 4,300 4,700
New Hampshire
600 600 600
New Jersey
12,800 16,500 16,400
New Mexico
2,900 3,100 2,500
New York
39,000 38,600 41,400
North Carolina
19,400 20,700 14,500
North Dakota
600 500 500
Ohio
15,000 13,900 14,700
Oklahoma
5,500 4,500 5,300
Oregon
3,400 4,200 4,100
Pennsylvania
17,500 15,000 16,300
Rhode Island
1,100 300 900
South Carolina
8,900 8,100 7,900
South Dakota
500 600 1,100
Tennessee
9,900 10,700 9,400
Texas
32,300 31,600 35,000
Utah
2,500 2,100 1,400
Vermont
600 700 600
Virginia
7,200 5,800 7,500
Washington
10,600 9,900 11,800
West Virginia
1,900 2,100 3,400
Wisconsin
3,800 2,800 2,800
Wyoming
300 400 600
   

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