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

   
    Q4 2003    
 
 
    Q1 2019
Persons, 4-Quarter Moving Average
Name Q1 2019 Q4 2018 Q1 2018
Alabama
7,400 8,000 9,100
Alaska
1,500 2,000 3,000
Arizona
4,600 6,400 9,800
Arkansas
4,200 5,000 4,100
California
48,800 48,500 50,300
Colorado
4,400 5,300 4,700
Connecticut
5,700 5,000 7,200
Delaware
1,400 1,200 2,100
District of Columbia
1,300 1,200 1,000
Florida
31,900 29,700 32,900
Georgia
21,800 22,600 23,100
Hawaii
1,400 1,300 1,700
Idaho
1,500 1,000 400
Illinois
12,200 12,200 21,400
Indiana
5,500 6,400 9,500
Iowa
3,500 3,500 4,600
Kansas
3,200 2,400 2,200
Kentucky
7,800 6,000 4,400
Louisiana
13,000 11,200 9,700
Maine
1,100 900 500
Maryland
7,100 7,500 5,600
Massachusetts
5,100 6,600 9,300
Michigan
13,800 13,500 12,500
Minnesota
1,500 1,900 2,100
Mississippi
6,500 6,300 5,000
Missouri
6,500 8,700 8,400
Montana
1,000 1,100 1,100
Nebraska
2,000 1,800 900
Nevada
4,300 5,900 5,500
New Hampshire
600 700 700
New Jersey
16,500 15,500 16,700
New Mexico
3,100 3,000 2,400
New York
38,600 39,600 38,000
North Carolina
20,700 18,700 14,800
North Dakota
500 600 600
Ohio
13,900 12,700 14,900
Oklahoma
4,500 5,800 5,100
Oregon
4,200 4,400 3,300
Pennsylvania
15,000 13,400 19,600
Rhode Island
300 400 1,000
South Carolina
8,100 9,300 8,300
South Dakota
600 600 1,200
Tennessee
10,700 10,600 9,400
Texas
31,600 31,100 35,000
Utah
2,100 1,700 1,100
Vermont
700 800 900
Virginia
5,800 3,700 9,900
Washington
9,900 11,400 12,500
West Virginia
2,100 2,600 3,200
Wisconsin
2,800 3,200 4,400
Wyoming
400 500 600
   

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