EMPLOYMENT BY INDUSTRY: STATE AND BLS REGIONS                                                          
Industry: TOTAL GOVERNMENT - FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL                                                              
Total Employment in the  Total Government , 2007 IV,  2009 II,  2010 I,  2011 II
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
Total Employment in the  Total Government , 2007 IV Quarter - 2009 II Quarter
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
Total Employment in the  Total Government , 2007 IV Quarter - 2010 I Quarter
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
Total Employment in the  Total Government , 2009 II Quarter -  2011 II Quarter
 (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
 Total Employment in the  Total Government , 2010 I Quarter -  2011 II Quarter
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
Total Employment in the  Total Government , 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 378.93 384.27 385.43 381.40 Alabama 378.93 384.27 5.33 1.4% Alabama 378.93 385.43 6.50 1.7% Alabama 384.27 381.40 -2.87 -0.7% Alabama 385.43 381.40 -4.03 -1.0% Alabama 378.93 381.40 2.47 0.7%
Alaska 81.57 83.03 84.50 83.40 Alaska 81.57 83.03 1.47 1.8% Alaska 81.57 84.50 2.93 3.6% Alaska 83.03 83.40 0.37 0.4% Alaska 84.50 83.40 -1.10 -1.3% Alaska 81.57 83.40 1.83 2.2%
Arizona 427.53 424.03 418.27 410.37 Arizona 427.53 424.03 -3.50 -0.8% Arizona 427.53 418.27 -9.27 -2.2% Arizona 424.03 410.37 -13.67 -3.2% Arizona 418.27 410.37 -7.90 -1.9% Arizona 427.53 410.37 -17.17 -4.0%
Arkansas 212.00 217.47 215.80 217.40 Arkansas 212.00 217.47 5.47 2.6% Arkansas 212.00 215.80 3.80 1.8% Arkansas 217.47 217.40 -0.07 0.0% Arkansas 215.80 217.40 1.60 0.7% Arkansas 212.00 217.40 5.40 2.5%
California 2,510.57 2,503.10 2,444.37 2,385.57 California 2,510.57 2,503.10 -7.47 -0.3% California 2,510.57 2,444.37 -66.20 -2.6% California 2,503.10 2,385.57 -117.53 -4.7% California 2,444.37 2,385.57 -58.80 -2.4% California 2,510.57 2,385.57 -125.00 -5.0%
Colorado 378.10 390.90 391.70 391.43 Colorado 378.10 390.90 12.80 3.4% Colorado 378.10 391.70 13.60 3.6% Colorado 390.90 391.43 0.53 0.1% Colorado 391.70 391.43 -0.27 -0.1% Colorado 378.10 391.43 13.33 3.5%
Connecticut 251.40 250.17 244.47 241.13 Connecticut 251.40 250.17 -1.23 -0.5% Connecticut 251.40 244.47 -6.93 -2.8% Connecticut 250.17 241.13 -9.03 -3.6% Connecticut 244.47 241.13 -3.33 -1.4% Connecticut 251.40 241.13 -10.27 -4.1%
Delaware 62.57 63.23 62.93 63.50 Delaware 62.57 63.23 0.67 1.1% Delaware 62.57 62.93 0.37 0.6% Delaware 63.23 63.50 0.27 0.4% Delaware 62.93 63.50 0.57 0.9% Delaware 62.57 63.50 0.93 1.5%
District of Columbia 233.13 238.60 244.47 247.30 District of Columbia 233.13 238.60 5.47 2.3% District of Columbia 233.13 244.47 11.33 4.9% District of Columbia 238.60 247.30 8.70 3.6% District of Columbia 244.47 247.30 2.83 1.2% District of Columbia 233.13 247.30 14.17 6.1%
Florida 1,127.27 1,118.63 1,109.33 1,110.07 Florida 1,127.27 1,118.63 -8.63 -0.8% Florida 1,127.27 1,109.33 -17.93 -1.6% Florida 1,118.63 1,110.07 -8.57 -0.8% Florida 1,109.33 1,110.07 0.73 0.1% Florida 1,127.27 1,110.07 -17.20 -1.5%
Georgia 678.80 692.07 680.00 658.93 Georgia 678.80 692.07 13.27 2.0% Georgia 678.80 680.00 1.20 0.2% Georgia 692.07 658.93 -33.13 -4.8% Georgia 680.00 658.93 -21.07 -3.1% Georgia 678.80 658.93 -19.87 -2.9%
Hawaii 123.20 126.67 124.27 124.20 Hawaii 123.20 126.67 3.47 2.8% Hawaii 123.20 124.27 1.07 0.9% Hawaii 126.67 124.20 -2.47 -1.9% Hawaii 124.27 124.20 -0.07 -0.1% Hawaii 123.20 124.20 1.00 0.8%
Idaho 117.53 120.03 118.27 118.17 Idaho 117.53 120.03 2.50 2.1% Idaho 117.53 118.27 0.73 0.6% Idaho 120.03 118.17 -1.87 -1.6% Idaho 118.27 118.17 -0.10 -0.1% Idaho 117.53 118.17 0.63 0.5%
Illinois 850.80 860.83 856.07 853.20 Illinois 850.80 860.83 10.03 1.2% Illinois 850.80 856.07 5.27 0.6% Illinois 860.83 853.20 -7.63 -0.9% Illinois 856.07 853.20 -2.87 -0.3% Illinois 850.80 853.20 2.40 0.3%
Indiana 432.50 440.37 438.80 424.47 Indiana 432.50 440.37 7.87 1.8% Indiana 432.50 438.80 6.30 1.5% Indiana 440.37 424.47 -15.90 -3.6% Indiana 438.80 424.47 -14.33 -3.3% Indiana 432.50 424.47 -8.03 -1.9%
Iowa 250.87 255.30 252.70 251.10 Iowa 250.87 255.30 4.43 1.8% Iowa 250.87 252.70 1.83 0.7% Iowa 255.30 251.10 -4.20 -1.6% Iowa 252.70 251.10 -1.60 -0.6% Iowa 250.87 251.10 0.23 0.1%
Kansas 258.70 261.67 261.50 259.27 Kansas 258.70 261.67 2.97 1.1% Kansas 258.70 261.50 2.80 1.1% Kansas 261.67 259.27 -2.40 -0.9% Kansas 261.50 259.27 -2.23 -0.9% Kansas 258.70 259.27 0.57 0.2%
Kentucky 323.73 324.53 328.10 329.67 Kentucky 323.73 324.53 0.80 0.2% Kentucky 323.73 328.10 4.37 1.3% Kentucky 324.53 329.67 5.13 1.6% Kentucky 328.10 329.67 1.57 0.5% Kentucky 323.73 329.67 5.93 1.8%
Louisiana 360.63 368.97 369.30 359.07 Louisiana 360.63 368.97 8.33 2.3% Louisiana 360.63 369.30 8.67 2.4% Louisiana 368.97 359.07 -9.90 -2.7% Louisiana 369.30 359.07 -10.23 -2.8% Louisiana 360.63 359.07 -1.57 -0.4%
Maine 104.53 104.00 103.90 101.57 Maine 104.53 104.00 -0.53 -0.5% Maine 104.53 103.90 -0.63 -0.6% Maine 104.00 101.57 -2.43 -2.3% Maine 103.90 101.57 -2.33 -2.2% Maine 104.53 101.57 -2.97 -2.8%
Maryland 481.43 494.03 496.67 496.90 Maryland 481.43 494.03 12.60 2.6% Maryland 481.43 496.67 15.23 3.2% Maryland 494.03 496.90 2.87 0.6% Maryland 496.67 496.90 0.23 0.0% Maryland 481.43 496.90 15.47 3.2%
Massachusetts 434.00 438.33 437.87 429.97 Massachusetts 434.00 438.33 4.33 1.0% Massachusetts 434.00 437.87 3.87 0.9% Massachusetts 438.33 429.97 -8.37 -1.9% Massachusetts 437.87 429.97 -7.90 -1.8% Massachusetts 434.00 429.97 -4.03 -0.9%
Michigan 650.03 649.03 638.50 617.53 Michigan 650.03 649.03 -1.00 -0.2% Michigan 650.03 638.50 -11.53 -1.8% Michigan 649.03 617.53 -31.50 -4.9% Michigan 638.50 617.53 -20.97 -3.3% Michigan 650.03 617.53 -32.50 -5.0%
Minnesota 415.63 418.97 417.60 413.93 Minnesota 415.63 418.97 3.33 0.8% Minnesota 415.63 417.60 1.97 0.5% Minnesota 418.97 413.93 -5.03 -1.2% Minnesota 417.60 413.93 -3.67 -0.9% Minnesota 415.63 413.93 -1.70 -0.4%
Mississippi 246.13 249.70 250.10 243.73 Mississippi 246.13 249.70 3.57 1.4% Mississippi 246.13 250.10 3.97 1.6% Mississippi 249.70 243.73 -5.97 -2.4% Mississippi 250.10 243.73 -6.37 -2.5% Mississippi 246.13 243.73 -2.40 -1.0%
Missouri 442.70 453.50 451.13 445.53 Missouri 442.70 453.50 10.80 2.4% Missouri 442.70 451.13 8.43 1.9% Missouri 453.50 445.53 -7.97 -1.8% Missouri 451.13 445.53 -5.60 -1.2% Missouri 442.70 445.53 2.83 0.6%
Montana 87.47 89.87 91.73 88.93 Montana 87.47 89.87 2.40 2.7% Montana 87.47 91.73 4.27 4.9% Montana 89.87 88.93 -0.93 -1.0% Montana 91.73 88.93 -2.80 -3.1% Montana 87.47 88.93 1.47 1.7%
Nebraska 162.57 167.87 168.80 167.47 Nebraska 162.57 167.87 5.30 3.3% Nebraska 162.57 168.80 6.23 3.8% Nebraska 167.87 167.47 -0.40 -0.2% Nebraska 168.80 167.47 -1.33 -0.8% Nebraska 162.57 167.47 4.90 3.0%
Nevada 158.73 159.10 155.37 152.10 Nevada 158.73 159.10 0.37 0.2% Nevada 158.73 155.37 -3.37 -2.1% Nevada 159.10 152.10 -7.00 -4.4% Nevada 155.37 152.10 -3.27 -2.1% Nevada 158.73 152.10 -6.63 -4.2%
New Hampshire 93.80 97.00 96.83 95.60 New Hampshire 93.80 97.00 3.20 3.4% New Hampshire 93.80 96.83 3.03 3.2% New Hampshire 97.00 95.60 -1.40 -1.4% New Hampshire 96.83 95.60 -1.23 -1.3% New Hampshire 93.80 95.60 1.80 1.9%
New Jersey 649.13 654.27 647.57 622.70 New Jersey 649.13 654.27 5.13 0.8% New Jersey 649.13 647.57 -1.57 -0.2% New Jersey 654.27 622.70 -31.57 -4.8% New Jersey 647.57 622.70 -24.87 -3.8% New Jersey 649.13 622.70 -26.43 -4.1%
New Mexico 196.00 199.07 199.03 198.37 New Mexico 196.00 199.07 3.07 1.6% New Mexico 196.00 199.03 3.03 1.5% New Mexico 199.07 198.37 -0.70 -0.4% New Mexico 199.03 198.37 -0.67 -0.3% New Mexico 196.00 198.37 2.37 1.2%
New York 1,506.63 1,521.20 1,515.00 1,480.20 New York 1,506.63 1,521.20 14.57 1.0% New York 1,506.63 1,515.00 8.37 0.6% New York 1,521.20 1,480.20 -41.00 -2.7% New York 1,515.00 1,480.20 -34.80 -2.3% New York 1,506.63 1,480.20 -26.43 -1.8%
North Carolina 693.57 711.63 704.40 688.47 North Carolina 693.57 711.63 18.07 2.6% North Carolina 693.57 704.40 10.83 1.6% North Carolina 711.63 688.47 -23.17 -3.3% North Carolina 704.40 688.47 -15.93 -2.3% North Carolina 693.57 688.47 -5.10 -0.7%
North Dakota 75.73 78.17 79.10 80.23 North Dakota 75.73 78.17 2.43 3.2% North Dakota 75.73 79.10 3.37 4.4% North Dakota 78.17 80.23 2.07 2.6% North Dakota 79.10 80.23 1.13 1.4% North Dakota 75.73 80.23 4.50 5.9%
Ohio 795.53 790.83 780.70 770.53 Ohio 795.53 790.83 -4.70 -0.6% Ohio 795.53 780.70 -14.83 -1.9% Ohio 790.83 770.53 -20.30 -2.6% Ohio 780.70 770.53 -10.17 -1.3% Ohio 795.53 770.53 -25.00 -3.1%
Oklahoma 326.17 338.83 341.20 336.73 Oklahoma 326.17 338.83 12.67 3.9% Oklahoma 326.17 341.20 15.03 4.6% Oklahoma 338.83 336.73 -2.10 -0.6% Oklahoma 341.20 336.73 -4.47 -1.3% Oklahoma 326.17 336.73 10.57 3.2%
Oregon 293.30 299.60 297.90 296.17 Oregon 293.30 299.60 6.30 2.1% Oregon 293.30 297.90 4.60 1.6% Oregon 299.60 296.17 -3.43 -1.1% Oregon 297.90 296.17 -1.73 -0.6% Oregon 293.30 296.17 2.87 1.0%
Pennsylvania 743.97 757.13 755.17 743.53 Pennsylvania 743.97 757.13 13.17 1.8% Pennsylvania 743.97 755.17 11.20 1.5% Pennsylvania 757.13 743.53 -13.60 -1.8% Pennsylvania 755.17 743.53 -11.63 -1.5% Pennsylvania 743.97 743.53 -0.43 -0.1%
Rhode Island 63.90 62.27 61.80 60.13 Rhode Island 63.90 62.27 -1.63 -2.6% Rhode Island 63.90 61.80 -2.10 -3.3% Rhode Island 62.27 60.13 -2.13 -3.4% Rhode Island 61.80 60.13 -1.67 -2.7% Rhode Island 63.90 60.13 -3.77 -5.9%
South Carolina 342.83 348.67 347.33 334.13 South Carolina 342.83 348.67 5.83 1.7% South Carolina 342.83 347.33 4.50 1.3% South Carolina 348.67 334.13 -14.53 -4.2% South Carolina 347.33 334.13 -13.20 -3.8% South Carolina 342.83 334.13 -8.70 -2.5%
South Dakota 75.67 77.97 78.33 78.07 South Dakota 75.67 77.97 2.30 3.0% South Dakota 75.67 78.33 2.67 3.5% South Dakota 77.97 78.07 0.10 0.1% South Dakota 78.33 78.07 -0.27 -0.3% South Dakota 75.67 78.07 2.40 3.2%
Tennessee 423.90 426.70 430.70 422.13 Tennessee 423.90 426.70 2.80 0.7% Tennessee 423.90 430.70 6.80 1.6% Tennessee 426.70 422.13 -4.57 -1.1% Tennessee 430.70 422.13 -8.57 -2.0% Tennessee 423.90 422.13 -1.77 -0.4%
Texas 1,751.50 1,821.07 1,842.73 1,861.50 Texas 1,751.50 1,821.07 69.57 4.0% Texas 1,751.50 1,842.73 91.23 5.2% Texas 1,821.07 1,861.50 40.43 2.2% Texas 1,842.73 1,861.50 18.77 1.0% Texas 1,751.50 1,861.50 110.00 6.3%
Utah 208.07 214.77 215.27 216.20 Utah 208.07 214.77 6.70 3.2% Utah 208.07 215.27 7.20 3.5% Utah 214.77 216.20 1.43 0.7% Utah 215.27 216.20 0.93 0.4% Utah 208.07 216.20 8.13 3.9%
Vermont 53.77 54.87 54.70 54.07 Vermont 53.77 54.87 1.10 2.0% Vermont 53.77 54.70 0.93 1.7% Vermont 54.87 54.07 -0.80 -1.5% Vermont 54.70 54.07 -0.63 -1.2% Vermont 53.77 54.07 0.30 0.6%
Virginia 684.40 702.07 701.30 703.97 Virginia 684.40 702.07 17.67 2.6% Virginia 684.40 701.30 16.90 2.5% Virginia 702.07 703.97 1.90 0.3% Virginia 701.30 703.97 2.67 0.4% Virginia 684.40 703.97 19.57 2.9%
Washington 537.20 553.17 546.20 538.17 Washington 537.20 553.17 15.97 3.0% Washington 537.20 546.20 9.00 1.7% Washington 553.17 538.17 -15.00 -2.7% Washington 546.20 538.17 -8.03 -1.5% Washington 537.20 538.17 0.97 0.2%
West Virginia 145.43 150.90 151.93 149.60 West Virginia 145.43 150.90 5.47 3.8% West Virginia 145.43 151.93 6.50 4.5% West Virginia 150.90 149.60 -1.30 -0.9% West Virginia 151.93 149.60 -2.33 -1.5% West Virginia 145.43 149.60 4.17 2.9%
Wisconsin 416.80 421.13 419.27 419.43 Wisconsin 416.80 421.13 4.33 1.0% Wisconsin 416.80 419.27 2.47 0.6% Wisconsin 421.13 419.43 -1.70 -0.4% Wisconsin 419.27 419.43 0.17 0.0% Wisconsin 416.80 419.43 2.63 0.6%
Wyoming 67.90 71.77 72.20 73.27 Wyoming 67.90 71.77 3.87 5.7% Wyoming 67.90 72.20 4.30 6.3% Wyoming 71.77 73.27 1.50 2.1% Wyoming 72.20 73.27 1.07 1.5% Wyoming 67.90 73.27 5.37 7.9%
Puerto Rico 297.90 293.47 276.93 266.77 Puerto Rico 297.90 293.47 -4.43 -1.5% Puerto Rico 297.90 276.93 -20.97 -7.0% Puerto Rico 293.47 266.77 -26.70 -9.1% Puerto Rico 276.93 266.77 -10.17 -3.7% Puerto Rico 297.90 266.77 -31.13 -10.5%
Virgin Islands 12.83 12.97 12.97 12.87 Virgin Islands 12.83 12.97 0.13 1.0% Virgin Islands 12.83 12.97 0.13 1.0% Virgin Islands 12.97 12.87 -0.10 -0.8% Virgin Islands 12.97 12.87 -0.10 -0.8% Virgin Islands 12.83 12.87 0.03 0.3%
Total Employment in the  Total Government , 2007 IV,  2009 II,  2010 I,  2011 II                                                                                                                   (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the  Total Government , 2007 IV Quarter - 2009 II Quarter                                                                                (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the  Total Government , 2007 IV Quarter - 2010 I Quarter                                                                                (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the  Total Government , 2009 II Quarter -  2011 II Quarter                                                                                          (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)  Total Employment in the  Total Government , 2010 I Quarter -  2011 II Quarter                                                                                          (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the  Total Government , 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 1,001.40 1,006.63 999.57 982.47 New England 1,001.40 1,006.63 5.23 0.5% New England 1,001.40 999.57 -1.83 -0.2% New England 1,006.63 982.47 -24.17 -2.4% New England 999.57 982.47 -17.10 -1.7% New England 1,001.40 982.47 -18.93 -1.9%
New York–New Jersey 2,466.50 2,481.90 2,452.47 2,382.53 New York–New Jersey 2,466.50 2,481.90 15.40 0.6% New York–New Jersey 2,466.50 2,452.47 -14.03 -0.6% New York–New Jersey 2,481.90 2,382.53 -99.37 -4.0% New York–New Jersey 2,452.47 2,382.53 -69.93 -2.9% New York–New Jersey 2,466.50 2,382.53 -83.97 -3.4%
Mid–Atlantic 2,350.93 2,405.97 2,412.47 2,404.80 Mid–Atlantic 2,350.93 2,405.97 55.03 2.3% Mid–Atlantic 2,350.93 2,412.47 61.53 2.6% Mid–Atlantic 2,405.97 2,404.80 -1.17 0.0% Mid–Atlantic 2,412.47 2,404.80 -7.67 -0.3% Mid–Atlantic 2,350.93 2,404.80 53.87 2.3%
Southeast 4,215.17 4,256.20 4,235.40 4,168.53 Southeast 4,215.17 4,256.20 41.03 1.0% Southeast 4,215.17 4,235.40 20.23 0.5% Southeast 4,256.20 4,168.53 -87.67 -2.1% Southeast 4,235.40 4,168.53 -66.87 -1.6% Southeast 4,215.17 4,168.53 -46.63 -1.1%
Midwest 4,126.13 4,160.47 4,129.87 4,075.97 Midwest 4,126.13 4,160.47 34.33 0.8% Midwest 4,126.13 4,129.87 3.73 0.1% Midwest 4,160.47 4,075.97 -84.50 -2.0% Midwest 4,129.87 4,075.97 -53.90 -1.3% Midwest 4,126.13 4,075.97 -50.17 -1.2%
Southwest 2,846.30 2,945.40 2,968.07 2,973.07 Southwest 2,846.30 2,945.40 99.10 3.5% Southwest 2,846.30 2,968.07 121.77 4.3% Southwest 2,945.40 2,973.07 27.67 0.9% Southwest 2,968.07 2,973.07 5.00 0.2% Southwest 2,846.30 2,973.07 126.77 4.5%
Mountain–Plains 1,442.93 1,482.47 1,483.53 1,474.63 Mountain–Plains 1,442.93 1,482.47 39.53 2.7% Mountain–Plains 1,442.93 1,483.53 40.60 2.8% Mountain–Plains 1,482.47 1,474.63 -7.83 -0.5% Mountain–Plains 1,483.53 1,474.63 -8.90 -0.6% Mountain–Plains 1,442.93 1,474.63 31.70 2.2%
West 4,249.63 4,268.73 4,189.13 4,108.13 West 4,249.63 4,268.73 19.10 0.4% West 4,249.63 4,189.13 -60.50 -1.4% West 4,268.73 4,108.13 -160.60 -3.8% West 4,189.13 4,108.13 -81.00 -1.9% West 4,249.63 4,108.13 -141.50 -3.3%