EMPLOYMENT BY INDUSTRY: STATE AND BLS REGIONS                                                          
Industry: EDUCATION & HEALTH SERVICES                                                                
Total Employment in the Education and Health Services Industries, 2007 IV,  2009 II,  2010 I,  2011 II (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the Education and Health Services Industries, 2007 IV Quarter - 2009 II Quarter
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
Total Employment in the Education and Health Services Industries, 2007 IV Quarter - 2010 I Quarter
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
Total Employment in the Education and Health Services Industries, 2009 II Quarter -  2011 II Quarter
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
 Total Employment in the Education and Health Services Industries, 2010 I Quarter -  2011 II Quarter
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
Total Employment in the Education and Health Services Industries, 2007 IV Quarter - 2011 II Quarter
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
State 2007 IV Quarter Average 2009 II Quarter Average 2010 I Quarter Average 2011 II Quarter Average State 2007 IV Quarter Average 2009 II Quarter Average  Absolute           Change Relative         Change State 2007 IV Quarter Average 2010 I Quarter Average  Absolute           Change Relative         Change State 2009 II Quarter Average 2011 II Quarter Average  Absolute           Change Relative         Change State 2010 I Quarter Average 2011 II Quarter Average  Absolute           Change Relative         Change State 2007 IV Quarter Average 2011 II Quarter Average  Absolute           Change Relative         Change
Alabama 210.23 210.67 212.63 213.53 Alabama 210.23 210.67 0.43 0.2% Alabama 210.23 212.63 2.40 1.1% Alabama 210.67 213.53 2.87 1.4% Alabama 212.63 213.53 0.90 0.4% Alabama 210.23 213.53 3.30 1.6%
Alaska 37.53 39.47 41.13 43.10 Alaska 37.53 39.47 1.93 5.2% Alaska 37.53 41.13 3.60 9.6% Alaska 39.47 43.10 3.63 9.2% Alaska 41.13 43.10 1.97 4.8% Alaska 37.53 43.10 5.57 14.8%
Arizona 314.07 331.80 341.03 358.77 Arizona 314.07 331.80 17.73 5.6% Arizona 314.07 341.03 26.97 8.6% Arizona 331.80 358.77 26.97 8.1% Arizona 341.03 358.77 17.73 5.2% Arizona 314.07 358.77 44.70 14.2%
Arkansas 155.60 162.30 164.63 167.50 Arkansas 155.60 162.30 6.70 4.3% Arkansas 155.60 164.63 9.03 5.8% Arkansas 162.30 167.50 5.20 3.2% Arkansas 164.63 167.50 2.87 1.7% Arkansas 155.60 167.50 11.90 7.6%
California 1,702.60 1,754.23 1,766.73 1,829.40 California 1,702.60 1,754.23 51.63 3.0% California 1,702.60 1,766.73 64.13 3.8% California 1,754.23 1,829.40 75.17 4.3% California 1,766.73 1,829.40 62.67 3.5% California 1,702.60 1,829.40 126.80 7.4%
Colorado 244.53 256.43 260.93 272.33 Colorado 244.53 256.43 11.90 4.9% Colorado 244.53 260.93 16.40 6.7% Colorado 256.43 272.33 15.90 6.2% Colorado 260.93 272.33 11.40 4.4% Colorado 244.53 272.33 27.80 11.4%
Connecticut 290.43 300.97 303.70 314.77 Connecticut 290.43 300.97 10.53 3.6% Connecticut 290.43 303.70 13.27 4.6% Connecticut 300.97 314.77 13.80 4.6% Connecticut 303.70 314.77 11.07 3.6% Connecticut 290.43 314.77 24.33 8.4%
Delaware 60.80 63.47 63.93 65.17 Delaware 60.80 63.47 2.67 4.4% Delaware 60.80 63.93 3.13 5.2% Delaware 63.47 65.17 1.70 2.7% Delaware 63.93 65.17 1.23 1.9% Delaware 60.80 65.17 4.37 7.2%
District of Columbia 100.10 104.60 106.53 109.33 District of Columbia 100.10 104.60 4.50 4.5% District of Columbia 100.10 106.53 6.43 6.4% District of Columbia 104.60 109.33 4.73 4.5% District of Columbia 106.53 109.33 2.80 2.6% District of Columbia 100.10 109.33 9.23 9.2%
Florida 1,035.10 1,054.67 1,074.17 1,098.37 Florida 1,035.10 1,054.67 19.57 1.9% Florida 1,035.10 1,074.17 39.07 3.8% Florida 1,054.67 1,098.37 43.70 4.1% Florida 1,074.17 1,098.37 24.20 2.3% Florida 1,035.10 1,098.37 63.27 6.1%
Georgia 463.77 475.70 481.33 492.73 Georgia 463.77 475.70 11.93 2.6% Georgia 463.77 481.33 17.57 3.8% Georgia 475.70 492.73 17.03 3.6% Georgia 481.33 492.73 11.40 2.4% Georgia 463.77 492.73 28.97 6.2%
Hawaii 73.17 74.43 75.23 78.33 Hawaii 73.17 74.43 1.27 1.7% Hawaii 73.17 75.23 2.07 2.8% Hawaii 74.43 78.33 3.90 5.2% Hawaii 75.23 78.33 3.10 4.1% Hawaii 73.17 78.33 5.17 7.1%
Idaho 75.77 80.57 82.50 86.10 Idaho 75.77 80.57 4.80 6.3% Idaho 75.77 82.50 6.73 8.9% Idaho 80.57 86.10 5.53 6.9% Idaho 82.50 86.10 3.60 4.4% Idaho 75.77 86.10 10.33 13.6%
Illinois 787.40 814.97 824.47 847.70 Illinois 787.40 814.97 27.57 3.5% Illinois 787.40 824.47 37.07 4.7% Illinois 814.97 847.70 32.73 4.0% Illinois 824.47 847.70 23.23 2.8% Illinois 787.40 847.70 60.30 7.7%
Indiana 401.07 416.50 420.93 433.53 Indiana 401.07 416.50 15.43 3.8% Indiana 401.07 420.93 19.87 5.0% Indiana 416.50 433.53 17.03 4.1% Indiana 420.93 433.53 12.60 3.0% Indiana 401.07 433.53 32.47 8.1%
Iowa 204.83 211.10 213.87 215.63 Iowa 204.83 211.10 6.27 3.1% Iowa 204.83 213.87 9.03 4.4% Iowa 211.10 215.63 4.53 2.1% Iowa 213.87 215.63 1.77 0.8% Iowa 204.83 215.63 10.80 5.3%
Kansas 173.43 179.63 180.23 183.80 Kansas 173.43 179.63 6.20 3.6% Kansas 173.43 180.23 6.80 3.9% Kansas 179.63 183.80 4.17 2.3% Kansas 180.23 183.80 3.57 2.0% Kansas 173.43 183.80 10.37 6.0%
Kentucky 241.67 246.33 249.17 253.37 Kentucky 241.67 246.33 4.67 1.9% Kentucky 241.67 249.17 7.50 3.1% Kentucky 246.33 253.37 7.03 2.9% Kentucky 249.17 253.37 4.20 1.7% Kentucky 241.67 253.37 11.70 4.8%
Louisiana 251.20 264.00 269.03 279.53 Louisiana 251.20 264.00 12.80 5.1% Louisiana 251.20 269.03 17.83 7.1% Louisiana 264.00 279.53 15.53 5.9% Louisiana 269.03 279.53 10.50 3.9% Louisiana 251.20 279.53 28.33 11.3%
Maine 116.57 118.63 118.67 121.17 Maine 116.57 118.63 2.07 1.8% Maine 116.57 118.67 2.10 1.8% Maine 118.63 121.17 2.53 2.1% Maine 118.67 121.17 2.50 2.1% Maine 116.57 121.17 4.60 3.9%
Maryland 375.83 393.90 395.90 400.67 Maryland 375.83 393.90 18.07 4.8% Maryland 375.83 395.90 20.07 5.3% Maryland 393.90 400.67 6.77 1.7% Maryland 395.90 400.67 4.77 1.2% Maryland 375.83 400.67 24.83 6.6%
Massachusetts 631.20 650.80 662.13 675.93 Massachusetts 631.20 650.80 19.60 3.1% Massachusetts 631.20 662.13 30.93 4.9% Massachusetts 650.80 675.93 25.13 3.9% Massachusetts 662.13 675.93 13.80 2.1% Massachusetts 631.20 675.93 44.73 7.1%
Michigan 602.17 611.03 613.20 627.00 Michigan 602.17 611.03 8.87 1.5% Michigan 602.17 613.20 11.03 1.8% Michigan 611.03 627.00 15.97 2.6% Michigan 613.20 627.00 13.80 2.3% Michigan 602.17 627.00 24.83 4.1%
Minnesota 433.77 454.17 456.10 465.07 Minnesota 433.77 454.17 20.40 4.7% Minnesota 433.77 456.10 22.33 5.1% Minnesota 454.17 465.07 10.90 2.4% Minnesota 456.10 465.07 8.97 2.0% Minnesota 433.77 465.07 31.30 7.2%
Mississippi 128.43 129.53 131.80 134.03 Mississippi 128.43 129.53 1.10 0.9% Mississippi 128.43 131.80 3.37 2.6% Mississippi 129.53 134.03 4.50 3.5% Mississippi 131.80 134.03 2.23 1.7% Mississippi 128.43 134.03 5.60 4.4%
Missouri 387.37 399.43 404.63 404.23 Missouri 387.37 399.43 12.07 3.1% Missouri 387.37 404.63 17.27 4.5% Missouri 399.43 404.23 4.80 1.2% Missouri 404.63 404.23 -0.40 -0.1% Missouri 387.37 404.23 16.87 4.4%
Montana 59.33 62.23 63.10 64.30 Montana 59.33 62.23 2.90 4.9% Montana 59.33 63.10 3.77 6.3% Montana 62.23 64.30 2.07 3.3% Montana 63.10 64.30 1.20 1.9% Montana 59.33 64.30 4.97 8.4%
Nebraska 130.77 133.40 134.90 137.03 Nebraska 130.77 133.40 2.63 2.0% Nebraska 130.77 134.90 4.13 3.2% Nebraska 133.40 137.03 3.63 2.7% Nebraska 134.90 137.03 2.13 1.6% Nebraska 130.77 137.03 6.27 4.8%
Nevada 92.97 96.80 99.10 104.67 Nevada 92.97 96.80 3.83 4.1% Nevada 92.97 99.10 6.13 6.6% Nevada 96.80 104.67 7.87 8.1% Nevada 99.10 104.67 5.57 5.6% Nevada 92.97 104.67 11.70 12.6%
New Hampshire 105.23 109.23 110.00 112.47 New Hampshire 105.23 109.23 4.00 3.8% New Hampshire 105.23 110.00 4.77 4.5% New Hampshire 109.23 112.47 3.23 3.0% New Hampshire 110.00 112.47 2.47 2.2% New Hampshire 105.23 112.47 7.23 6.9%
New Jersey 583.93 596.70 602.13 611.77 New Jersey 583.93 596.70 12.77 2.2% New Jersey 583.93 602.13 18.20 3.1% New Jersey 596.70 611.77 15.07 2.5% New Jersey 602.13 611.77 9.63 1.6% New Jersey 583.93 611.77 27.83 4.8%
New Mexico 112.60 117.97 119.17 124.40 New Mexico 112.60 117.97 5.37 4.8% New Mexico 112.60 119.17 6.57 5.8% New Mexico 117.97 124.40 6.43 5.5% New Mexico 119.17 124.40 5.23 4.4% New Mexico 112.60 124.40 11.80 10.5%
New York 1,612.50 1,658.70 1,689.67 1,731.60 New York 1,612.50 1,658.70 46.20 2.9% New York 1,612.50 1,689.67 77.17 4.8% New York 1,658.70 1,731.60 72.90 4.4% New York 1,689.67 1,731.60 41.93 2.5% New York 1,612.50 1,731.60 119.10 7.4%
North Carolina 531.73 542.20 542.33 538.10 North Carolina 531.73 542.20 10.47 2.0% North Carolina 531.73 542.33 10.60 2.0% North Carolina 542.20 538.10 -4.10 -0.8% North Carolina 542.33 538.10 -4.23 -0.8% North Carolina 531.73 538.10 6.37 1.2%
North Dakota 51.43 53.10 54.47 55.33 North Dakota 51.43 53.10 1.67 3.2% North Dakota 51.43 54.47 3.03 5.9% North Dakota 53.10 55.33 2.23 4.2% North Dakota 54.47 55.33 0.87 1.6% North Dakota 51.43 55.33 3.90 7.6%
Ohio 803.17 826.47 837.50 865.17 Ohio 803.17 826.47 23.30 2.9% Ohio 803.17 837.50 34.33 4.3% Ohio 826.47 865.17 38.70 4.7% Ohio 837.50 865.17 27.67 3.3% Ohio 803.17 865.17 62.00 7.7%
Oklahoma 195.23 200.40 203.40 206.97 Oklahoma 195.23 200.40 5.17 2.6% Oklahoma 195.23 203.40 8.17 4.2% Oklahoma 200.40 206.97 6.57 3.3% Oklahoma 203.40 206.97 3.57 1.8% Oklahoma 195.23 206.97 11.73 6.0%
Oregon 214.60 222.90 226.73 235.47 Oregon 214.60 222.90 8.30 3.9% Oregon 214.60 226.73 12.13 5.7% Oregon 222.90 235.47 12.57 5.6% Oregon 226.73 235.47 8.73 3.9% Oregon 214.60 235.47 20.87 9.7%
Pennsylvania 1,084.10 1,117.90 1,126.50 1,157.30 Pennsylvania 1,084.10 1,117.90 33.80 3.1% Pennsylvania 1,084.10 1,126.50 42.40 3.9% Pennsylvania 1,117.90 1,157.30 39.40 3.5% Pennsylvania 1,126.50 1,157.30 30.80 2.7% Pennsylvania 1,084.10 1,157.30 73.20 6.8%
Rhode Island 99.53 100.53 101.93 101.93 Rhode Island 99.53 100.53 1.00 1.0% Rhode Island 99.53 101.93 2.40 2.4% Rhode Island 100.53 101.93 1.40 1.4% Rhode Island 101.93 101.93 0.00 0.0% Rhode Island 99.53 101.93 2.40 2.4%
South Carolina 202.90 207.77 211.23 216.80 South Carolina 202.90 207.77 4.87 2.4% South Carolina 202.90 211.23 8.33 4.1% South Carolina 207.77 216.80 9.03 4.3% South Carolina 211.23 216.80 5.57 2.6% South Carolina 202.90 216.80 13.90 6.9%
South Dakota 60.70 63.07 63.83 65.60 South Dakota 60.70 63.07 2.37 3.9% South Dakota 60.70 63.83 3.13 5.2% South Dakota 63.07 65.60 2.53 4.0% South Dakota 63.83 65.60 1.77 2.8% South Dakota 60.70 65.60 4.90 8.1%
Tennessee 352.47 365.53 369.90 379.77 Tennessee 352.47 365.53 13.07 3.7% Tennessee 352.47 369.90 17.43 4.9% Tennessee 365.53 379.77 14.23 3.9% Tennessee 369.90 379.77 9.87 2.7% Tennessee 352.47 379.77 27.30 7.7%
Texas 1,265.97 1,329.00 1,371.33 1,426.83 Texas 1,265.97 1,329.00 63.03 5.0% Texas 1,265.97 1,371.33 105.37 8.3% Texas 1,329.00 1,426.83 97.83 7.4% Texas 1,371.33 1,426.83 55.50 4.0% Texas 1,265.97 1,426.83 160.87 12.7%
Utah 142.77 150.13 153.63 157.80 Utah 142.77 150.13 7.37 5.2% Utah 142.77 153.63 10.87 7.6% Utah 150.13 157.80 7.67 5.1% Utah 153.63 157.80 4.17 2.7% Utah 142.77 157.80 15.03 10.5%
Vermont 58.07 59.43 59.03 60.13 Vermont 58.07 59.43 1.37 2.4% Vermont 58.07 59.03 0.97 1.7% Vermont 59.43 60.13 0.70 1.2% Vermont 59.03 60.13 1.10 1.9% Vermont 58.07 60.13 2.07 3.6%
Virginia 427.47 447.63 453.03 460.60 Virginia 427.47 447.63 20.17 4.7% Virginia 427.47 453.03 25.57 6.0% Virginia 447.63 460.60 12.97 2.9% Virginia 453.03 460.60 7.57 1.7% Virginia 427.47 460.60 33.13 7.8%
Washington 353.93 372.00 373.20 381.47 Washington 353.93 372.00 18.07 5.1% Washington 353.93 373.20 19.27 5.4% Washington 372.00 381.47 9.47 2.5% Washington 373.20 381.47 8.27 2.2% Washington 353.93 381.47 27.53 7.8%
West Virginia 115.33 118.77 120.07 123.83 West Virginia 115.33 118.77 3.43 3.0% West Virginia 115.33 120.07 4.73 4.1% West Virginia 118.77 123.83 5.07 4.3% West Virginia 120.07 123.83 3.77 3.1% West Virginia 115.33 123.83 8.50 7.4%
Wisconsin 399.97 413.77 417.27 425.63 Wisconsin 399.97 413.77 13.80 3.5% Wisconsin 399.97 417.27 17.30 4.3% Wisconsin 413.77 425.63 11.87 2.9% Wisconsin 417.27 425.63 8.37 2.0% Wisconsin 399.97 425.63 25.67 6.4%
Wyoming Missing Missing Missing Missing Wyoming Missing Missing Missing Missing Wyoming Missing Missing Missing Missing Wyoming Missing Missing Missing Missing Wyoming Missing Missing Missing Missing Wyoming Missing Missing Missing Missing
Puerto Rico 108.00 110.70 111.67 114.83 Puerto Rico 108.00 110.70 2.70 2.5% Puerto Rico 108.00 111.67 3.67 3.4% Puerto Rico 110.70 114.83 4.13 3.7% Puerto Rico 111.67 114.83 3.17 2.8% Puerto Rico 108.00 114.83 6.83 6.3%
Virgin Islands Missing Missing Missing Missing Virgin Islands Missing Missing Missing Missing Virgin Islands Missing Missing Missing Missing Virgin Islands Missing Missing Missing Missing Virgin Islands Missing Missing Missing Missing Virgin Islands Missing Missing Missing Missing
Total Employment in the Education and Health Services Industries, 2007 IV,  2009 II,  2010 I,  2011 II (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the Education and Health Services Industries, 2007 IV Quarter - 2009 II Quarter                                                                                (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the Education and Health Services Industries, 2007 IV Quarter - 2010 I Quarter                                                                                (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the Education and Health Services Industries, 2009 II Quarter -  2011 II Quarter                                                                                          (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)  Total Employment in the Education and Health Services Industries, 2010 I Quarter -  2011 II Quarter                                                                                          (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the Education and Health Services Industries, 2007 IV Quarter - 2011 II Quarter                                                                                (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
State 2007 IV Quarter Average 2009 II Quarter Average 2010 I Quarter Average 2011 II Quarter Average State 2007 IV Quarter Average 2009 II Quarter Average  Absolute           Change Relative         Change State 2007 IV Quarter Average 2010 I Quarter Average  Absolute           Change Relative         Change State 2009 II Quarter Average 2011 II Quarter Average  Absolute           Change Relative         Change State 2010 I Quarter Average 2011 II Quarter Average  Absolute           Change Relative         Change State 2007 IV Quarter Average 2011 II Quarter Average  Absolute           Change Relative         Change
New England 1,301.03 1,339.60 1,355.47 1,386.40 New England 1,301.03 1,339.60 38.57 3.0% New England 1,301.03 1,355.47 54.43 4.2% New England 1,339.60 1,386.40 46.80 3.5% New England 1,355.47 1,386.40 30.93 2.3% New England 1,301.03 1,386.40 85.37 6.6%
New York–New Jersey 2,304.43 2,366.10 2,403.47 2,458.20 New York–New Jersey 2,304.43 2,366.10 61.67 2.7% New York–New Jersey 2,304.43 2,403.47 99.03 4.3% New York–New Jersey 2,366.10 2,458.20 92.10 3.9% New York–New Jersey 2,403.47 2,458.20 54.73 2.3% New York–New Jersey 2,304.43 2,458.20 153.77 6.7%
Mid–Atlantic 2,163.63 2,246.27 2,265.97 2,316.90 Mid–Atlantic 2,163.63 2,246.27 82.63 3.8% Mid–Atlantic 2,163.63 2,265.97 102.33 4.7% Mid–Atlantic 2,246.27 2,316.90 70.63 3.1% Mid–Atlantic 2,265.97 2,316.90 50.93 2.2% Mid–Atlantic 2,163.63 2,316.90 153.27 7.1%
Southeast 3,166.30 3,232.40 3,272.57 3,326.70 Southeast 3,166.30 3,232.40 66.10 2.1% Southeast 3,166.30 3,272.57 106.27 3.4% Southeast 3,232.40 3,326.70 94.30 2.9% Southeast 3,272.57 3,326.70 54.13 1.7% Southeast 3,166.30 3,326.70 160.40 5.1%
Midwest 3,875.27 3,997.57 4,036.53 4,137.70 Midwest 3,875.27 3,997.57 122.30 3.2% Midwest 3,875.27 4,036.53 161.27 4.2% Midwest 3,997.57 4,137.70 140.13 3.5% Midwest 4,036.53 4,137.70 101.17 2.5% Midwest 3,875.27 4,137.70 262.43 6.8%
Southwest 1,980.60 2,073.67 2,127.57 2,205.23 Southwest 1,980.60 2,073.67 93.07 4.7% Southwest 1,980.60 2,127.57 146.97 7.4% Southwest 2,073.67 2,205.23 131.57 6.3% Southwest 2,127.57 2,205.23 77.67 3.7% Southwest 1,980.60 2,205.23 224.63 11.3%
Mountain–Plains 1,007.43 1,047.87 1,062.53 1,082.47 Mountain–Plains 1,007.43 1,047.87 40.43 4.0% Mountain–Plains 1,007.43 1,062.53 55.10 5.5% Mountain–Plains 1,047.87 1,082.47 34.60 3.3% Mountain–Plains 1,062.53 1,082.47 19.93 1.9% Mountain–Plains 1,007.43 1,082.47 75.03 7.4%
West 2,864.63 2,972.20 3,005.67 3,117.30 West 2,864.63 2,972.20 107.57 3.8% West 2,864.63 3,005.67 141.03 4.9% West 2,972.20 3,117.30 145.10 4.9% West 3,005.67 3,117.30 111.63 3.7% West 2,864.63 3,117.30 252.67 8.8%