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

   
    Q4 2003    
 
 
    Q4 2018
Persons, 4-Quarter Moving Average
Name Q4 2018 Q3 2018 Q4 2017
Alabama
8,000 8,000 7,300
Alaska
2,000 2,300 2,700
Arizona
6,400 8,200 9,200
Arkansas
5,000 5,800 3,800
California
48,500 47,100 60,000
Colorado
5,300 6,200 4,500
Connecticut
5,000 4,800 7,800
Delaware
1,200 1,700 2,500
District of Columbia
1,200 1,200 1,100
Florida
29,700 30,100 34,900
Georgia
22,600 22,500 23,500
Hawaii
1,300 1,400 2,100
Idaho
1,000 1,100 900
Illinois
12,200 14,900 23,200
Indiana
6,400 8,800 8,400
Iowa
3,500 3,300 4,700
Kansas
2,400 2,900 1,900
Kentucky
6,000 5,200 4,100
Louisiana
11,200 9,100 9,600
Maine
900 500 900
Maryland
7,500 7,300 6,500
Massachusetts
6,600 7,500 8,900
Michigan
13,500 14,100 14,200
Minnesota
1,900 2,300 3,300
Mississippi
6,300 5,500 5,200
Missouri
8,700 7,900 6,900
Montana
1,100 1,100 1,200
Nebraska
1,800 1,800 1,600
Nevada
5,900 5,600 5,500
New Hampshire
700 500 900
New Jersey
15,500 18,500 16,200
New Mexico
3,000 3,700 2,700
New York
39,600 41,900 40,200
North Carolina
18,700 17,000 13,900
North Dakota
600 400 700
Ohio
12,700 13,400 15,200
Oklahoma
5,800 5,700 4,400
Oregon
4,400 4,400 3,400
Pennsylvania
13,400 15,300 22,300
Rhode Island
400 800 900
South Carolina
9,300 6,800 7,000
South Dakota
600 700 1,600
Tennessee
10,600 10,200 10,900
Texas
31,100 32,000 36,000
Utah
1,700 1,600 900
Vermont
800 700 700
Virginia
3,700 5,300 12,700
Washington
11,400 10,100 11,400
West Virginia
2,600 3,100 3,300
Wisconsin
3,200 3,600 3,500
Wyoming
500 500 600
   

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