EMPLOYMENT BY INDUSTRY: STATE AND BLS REGIONS                                                          
INDUSTRY: MANUFACTURING                                                                
Total Employment in the Manufacturing Industry, 2007 IV,  2009 II,  2010 I,  2011 II
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
Total Employment in the Manufacturing Industry, 2007 IV Quarter - 2009 II Quarter
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
Total Employment in the Manufacturing Industry, 2007 IV Quarter - 2010 I Quarter
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
Total Employment in the Manufacturing Industry, 2009 II Quarter -  2011 II Quarter
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
 Total Employment in the Manufacturing Industry, 2010 I Quarter -  2011 II Quarter
(Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)
Total Employment in the Manufacturing Industry, 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 Missing Missing Missing Missing Alabama Missing Missing Missing Missing Alabama Missing Missing Missing Missing Alabama Missing Missing Missing Missing Alabama Missing Missing Missing Missing Alabama Missing Missing Missing Missing
Alaska 13.73 12.93 12.80 12.27 Alaska 13.73 12.93 -0.80 -5.8% Alaska 13.73 12.80 -0.93 -6.8% Alaska 12.93 12.27 -0.67 -5.2% Alaska 12.80 12.27 -0.53 -4.2% Alaska 13.73 12.27 -1.47 -10.7%
Arizona 179.80 154.40 148.57 150.03 Arizona 179.80 154.40 -25.40 -14.1% Arizona 179.80 148.57 -31.23 -17.4% Arizona 154.40 150.03 -4.37 -2.8% Arizona 148.57 150.03 1.47 1.0% Arizona 179.80 150.03 -29.77 -16.6%
Arkansas 187.70 164.17 158.97 158.43 Arkansas 187.70 164.17 -23.53 -12.5% Arkansas 187.70 158.97 -28.73 -15.3% Arkansas 164.17 158.43 -5.73 -3.5% Arkansas 158.97 158.43 -0.53 -0.3% Arkansas 187.70 158.43 -29.27 -15.6%
California 1,451.93 1,290.90 1,241.77 1,254.70 California 1,451.93 1,290.90 -161.03 -11.1% California 1,451.93 1,241.77 -210.17 -14.5% California 1,290.90 1,254.70 -36.20 -2.8% California 1,241.77 1,254.70 12.93 1.0% California 1,451.93 1,254.70 -197.23 -13.6%
Colorado 147.37 130.43 124.77 126.47 Colorado 147.37 130.43 -16.93 -11.5% Colorado 147.37 124.77 -22.60 -15.3% Colorado 130.43 126.47 -3.97 -3.0% Colorado 124.77 126.47 1.70 1.4% Colorado 147.37 126.47 -20.90 -14.2%
Connecticut 189.10 172.53 165.13 166.83 Connecticut 189.10 172.53 -16.57 -8.8% Connecticut 189.10 165.13 -23.97 -12.7% Connecticut 172.53 166.83 -5.70 -3.3% Connecticut 165.13 166.83 1.70 1.0% Connecticut 189.10 166.83 -22.27 -11.8%
Delaware 32.80 28.03 26.27 26.33 Delaware 32.80 28.03 -4.77 -14.5% Delaware 32.80 26.27 -6.53 -19.9% Delaware 28.03 26.33 -1.70 -6.1% Delaware 26.27 26.33 0.07 0.3% Delaware 32.80 26.33 -6.47 -19.7%
District of Columbia Missing Missing Missing Missing District of Columbia Missing Missing Missing Missing District of Columbia Missing Missing Missing Missing District of Columbia Missing Missing Missing Missing District of Columbia Missing Missing Missing Missing District of Columbia Missing Missing Missing Missing
Florida 389.67 326.07 308.10 307.53 Florida 389.67 326.07 -63.60 -16.3% Florida 389.67 308.10 -81.57 -20.9% Florida 326.07 307.53 -18.53 -5.7% Florida 308.10 307.53 -0.57 -0.2% Florida 389.67 307.53 -82.13 -21.1%
Georgia 425.47 360.93 343.73 347.40 Georgia 425.47 360.93 -64.53 -15.2% Georgia 425.47 343.73 -81.73 -19.2% Georgia 360.93 347.40 -13.53 -3.7% Georgia 343.73 347.40 3.67 1.1% Georgia 425.47 347.40 -78.07 -18.3%
Hawaii Missing Missing Missing Missing Hawaii Missing Missing Missing Missing Hawaii Missing Missing Missing Missing Hawaii Missing Missing Missing Missing Hawaii Missing Missing Missing Missing Hawaii Missing Missing Missing Missing
Idaho 65.07 54.83 53.10 53.97 Idaho 65.07 54.83 -10.23 -15.7% Idaho 65.07 53.10 -11.97 -18.4% Idaho 54.83 53.97 -0.87 -1.6% Idaho 53.10 53.97 0.87 1.6% Idaho 65.07 53.97 -11.10 -17.1%
Illinois 668.77 578.57 554.67 570.07 Illinois 668.77 578.57 -90.20 -13.5% Illinois 668.77 554.67 -114.10 -17.1% Illinois 578.57 570.07 -8.50 -1.5% Illinois 554.67 570.07 15.40 2.8% Illinois 668.77 570.07 -98.70 -14.8%
Indiana 544.63 435.83 440.37 452.57 Indiana 544.63 435.83 -108.80 -20.0% Indiana 544.63 440.37 -104.27 -19.1% Indiana 435.83 452.57 16.73 3.8% Indiana 440.37 452.57 12.20 2.8% Indiana 544.63 452.57 -92.07 -16.9%
Iowa 229.93 203.10 199.00 204.33 Iowa 229.93 203.10 -26.83 -11.7% Iowa 229.93 199.00 -30.93 -13.5% Iowa 203.10 204.33 1.23 0.6% Iowa 199.00 204.33 5.33 2.7% Iowa 229.93 204.33 -25.60 -11.1%
Kansas 187.63 168.33 159.23 161.43 Kansas 187.63 168.33 -19.30 -10.3% Kansas 187.63 159.23 -28.40 -15.1% Kansas 168.33 161.43 -6.90 -4.1% Kansas 159.23 161.43 2.20 1.4% Kansas 187.63 161.43 -26.20 -14.0%
Kentucky 252.67 212.97 206.03 213.03 Kentucky 252.67 212.97 -39.70 -15.7% Kentucky 252.67 206.03 -46.63 -18.5% Kentucky 212.97 213.03 0.07 0.0% Kentucky 206.03 213.03 7.00 3.4% Kentucky 252.67 213.03 -39.63 -15.7%
Louisiana 157.07 143.23 138.07 143.00 Louisiana 157.07 143.23 -13.83 -8.8% Louisiana 157.07 138.07 -19.00 -12.1% Louisiana 143.23 143.00 -0.23 -0.2% Louisiana 138.07 143.00 4.93 3.6% Louisiana 157.07 143.00 -14.07 -9.0%
Maine 59.57 52.63 51.10 51.67 Maine 59.57 52.63 -6.93 -11.6% Maine 59.57 51.10 -8.47 -14.2% Maine 52.63 51.67 -0.97 -1.8% Maine 51.10 51.67 0.57 1.1% Maine 59.57 51.67 -7.90 -13.3%
Maryland 131.07 119.23 115.13 113.33 Maryland 131.07 119.23 -11.83 -9.0% Maryland 131.07 115.13 -15.93 -12.2% Maryland 119.23 113.33 -5.90 -4.9% Maryland 115.13 113.33 -1.80 -1.6% Maryland 131.07 113.33 -17.73 -13.5%
Massachusetts 291.37 260.10 253.10 256.10 Massachusetts 291.37 260.10 -31.27 -10.7% Massachusetts 291.37 253.10 -38.27 -13.1% Massachusetts 260.10 256.10 -4.00 -1.5% Massachusetts 253.10 256.10 3.00 1.2% Massachusetts 291.37 256.10 -35.27 -12.1%
Michigan 605.13 459.00 462.90 496.47 Michigan 605.13 459.00 -146.13 -24.1% Michigan 605.13 462.90 -142.23 -23.5% Michigan 459.00 496.47 37.47 8.2% Michigan 462.90 496.47 33.57 7.3% Michigan 605.13 496.47 -108.67 -18.0%
Minnesota 338.87 299.90 288.73 296.03 Minnesota 338.87 299.90 -38.97 -11.5% Minnesota 338.87 288.73 -50.13 -14.8% Minnesota 299.90 296.03 -3.87 -1.3% Minnesota 288.73 296.03 7.30 2.5% Minnesota 338.87 296.03 -42.83 -12.6%
Mississippi 166.77 141.10 136.87 134.10 Mississippi 166.77 141.10 -25.67 -15.4% Mississippi 166.77 136.87 -29.90 -17.9% Mississippi 141.10 134.10 -7.00 -5.0% Mississippi 136.87 134.10 -2.77 -2.0% Mississippi 166.77 134.10 -32.67 -19.6%
Missouri 296.63 255.10 242.17 250.13 Missouri 296.63 255.10 -41.53 -14.0% Missouri 296.63 242.17 -54.47 -18.4% Missouri 255.10 250.13 -4.97 -1.9% Missouri 242.17 250.13 7.97 3.3% Missouri 296.63 250.13 -46.50 -15.7%
Montana 20.30 17.53 16.67 16.10 Montana 20.30 17.53 -2.77 -13.6% Montana 20.30 16.67 -3.63 -17.9% Montana 17.53 16.10 -1.43 -8.2% Montana 16.67 16.10 -0.57 -3.4% Montana 20.30 16.10 -4.20 -20.7%
Nebraska 101.83 93.53 91.20 94.73 Nebraska 101.83 93.53 -8.30 -8.2% Nebraska 101.83 91.20 -10.63 -10.4% Nebraska 93.53 94.73 1.20 1.3% Nebraska 91.20 94.73 3.53 3.9% Nebraska 101.83 94.73 -7.10 -7.0%
Nevada 49.47 40.30 38.37 35.93 Nevada 49.47 40.30 -9.17 -18.5% Nevada 49.47 38.37 -11.10 -22.4% Nevada 40.30 35.93 -4.37 -10.8% Nevada 38.37 35.93 -2.43 -6.3% Nevada 49.47 35.93 -13.53 -27.4%
New Hampshire 77.27 68.43 65.23 66.63 New Hampshire 77.27 68.43 -8.83 -11.4% New Hampshire 77.27 65.23 -12.03 -15.6% New Hampshire 68.43 66.63 -1.80 -2.6% New Hampshire 65.23 66.63 1.40 2.1% New Hampshire 77.27 66.63 -10.63 -13.8%
New Jersey 306.60 267.37 258.23 252.10 New Jersey 306.60 267.37 -39.23 -12.8% New Jersey 306.60 258.23 -48.37 -15.8% New Jersey 267.37 252.10 -15.27 -5.7% New Jersey 258.23 252.10 -6.13 -2.4% New Jersey 306.60 252.10 -54.50 -17.8%
New Mexico 36.13 30.03 29.07 28.57 New Mexico 36.13 30.03 -6.10 -16.9% New Mexico 36.13 29.07 -7.07 -19.6% New Mexico 30.03 28.57 -1.47 -4.9% New Mexico 29.07 28.57 -0.50 -1.7% New Mexico 36.13 28.57 -7.57 -20.9%
New York 544.03 478.80 458.10 454.37 New York 544.03 478.80 -65.23 -12.0% New York 544.03 458.10 -85.93 -15.8% New York 478.80 454.37 -24.43 -5.1% New York 458.10 454.37 -3.73 -0.8% New York 544.03 454.37 -89.67 -16.5%
North Carolina 533.33 449.87 430.83 434.87 North Carolina 533.33 449.87 -83.47 -15.7% North Carolina 533.33 430.83 -102.50 -19.2% North Carolina 449.87 434.87 -15.00 -3.3% North Carolina 430.83 434.87 4.03 0.9% North Carolina 533.33 434.87 -98.47 -18.5%
North Dakota 26.10 23.77 22.40 23.47 North Dakota 26.10 23.77 -2.33 -8.9% North Dakota 26.10 22.40 -3.70 -14.2% North Dakota 23.77 23.47 -0.30 -1.3% North Dakota 22.40 23.47 1.07 4.8% North Dakota 26.10 23.47 -2.63 -10.1%
Ohio 760.37 629.00 612.23 628.83 Ohio 760.37 629.00 -131.37 -17.3% Ohio 760.37 612.23 -148.13 -19.5% Ohio 629.00 628.83 -0.17 0.0% Ohio 612.23 628.83 16.60 2.7% Ohio 760.37 628.83 -131.53 -17.3%
Oklahoma 150.17 130.80 121.17 132.87 Oklahoma 150.17 130.80 -19.37 -12.9% Oklahoma 150.17 121.17 -29.00 -19.3% Oklahoma 130.80 132.87 2.07 1.6% Oklahoma 121.17 132.87 11.70 9.7% Oklahoma 150.17 132.87 -17.30 -11.5%
Oregon 202.27 167.63 163.13 168.17 Oregon 202.27 167.63 -34.63 -17.1% Oregon 202.27 163.13 -39.13 -19.3% Oregon 167.63 168.17 0.53 0.3% Oregon 163.13 168.17 5.03 3.1% Oregon 202.27 168.17 -34.10 -16.9%
Pennsylvania 655.13 575.70 557.57 572.00 Pennsylvania 655.13 575.70 -79.43 -12.1% Pennsylvania 655.13 557.57 -97.57 -14.9% Pennsylvania 575.70 572.00 -3.70 -0.6% Pennsylvania 557.57 572.00 14.43 2.6% Pennsylvania 655.13 572.00 -83.13 -12.7%
Rhode Island 49.77 41.80 40.30 40.87 Rhode Island 49.77 41.80 -7.97 -16.0% Rhode Island 49.77 40.30 -9.47 -19.0% Rhode Island 41.80 40.87 -0.93 -2.2% Rhode Island 40.30 40.87 0.57 1.4% Rhode Island 49.77 40.87 -8.90 -17.9%
South Carolina 248.20 214.53 206.40 213.87 South Carolina 248.20 214.53 -33.67 -13.6% South Carolina 248.20 206.40 -41.80 -16.8% South Carolina 214.53 213.87 -0.67 -0.3% South Carolina 206.40 213.87 7.47 3.6% South Carolina 248.20 213.87 -34.33 -13.8%
South Dakota 42.03 37.77 36.30 38.33 South Dakota 42.03 37.77 -4.27 -10.2% South Dakota 42.03 36.30 -5.73 -13.6% South Dakota 37.77 38.33 0.57 1.5% South Dakota 36.30 38.33 2.03 5.6% South Dakota 42.03 38.33 -3.70 -8.8%
Tennessee 373.60 308.70 297.43 299.90 Tennessee 373.60 308.70 -64.90 -17.4% Tennessee 373.60 297.43 -76.17 -20.4% Tennessee 308.70 299.90 -8.80 -2.9% Tennessee 297.43 299.90 2.47 0.8% Tennessee 373.60 299.90 -73.70 -19.7%
Texas 932.20 843.20 808.20 823.87 Texas 932.20 843.20 -89.00 -9.5% Texas 932.20 808.20 -124.00 -13.3% Texas 843.20 823.87 -19.33 -2.3% Texas 808.20 823.87 15.67 1.9% Texas 932.20 823.87 -108.33 -11.6%
Utah 129.33 113.33 110.37 115.13 Utah 129.33 113.33 -16.00 -12.4% Utah 129.33 110.37 -18.97 -14.7% Utah 113.33 115.13 1.80 1.6% Utah 110.37 115.13 4.77 4.3% Utah 129.33 115.13 -14.20 -11.0%
Vermont 35.53 31.07 30.40 31.67 Vermont 35.53 31.07 -4.47 -12.6% Vermont 35.53 30.40 -5.13 -14.4% Vermont 31.07 31.67 0.60 1.9% Vermont 30.40 31.67 1.27 4.2% Vermont 35.53 31.67 -3.87 -10.9%
Virginia 272.63 240.00 231.50 233.33 Virginia 272.63 240.00 -32.63 -12.0% Virginia 272.63 231.50 -41.13 -15.1% Virginia 240.00 233.33 -6.67 -2.8% Virginia 231.50 233.33 1.83 0.8% Virginia 272.63 233.33 -39.30 -14.4%
Washington 295.70 266.63 256.77 263.43 Washington 295.70 266.63 -29.07 -9.8% Washington 295.70 256.77 -38.93 -13.2% Washington 266.63 263.43 -3.20 -1.2% Washington 256.77 263.43 6.67 2.6% Washington 295.70 263.43 -32.27 -10.9%
West Virginia 58.17 51.03 48.77 49.60 West Virginia 58.17 51.03 -7.13 -12.3% West Virginia 58.17 48.77 -9.40 -16.2% West Virginia 51.03 49.60 -1.43 -2.8% West Virginia 48.77 49.60 0.83 1.7% West Virginia 58.17 49.60 -8.57 -14.7%
Wisconsin 498.10 435.83 424.97 446.87 Wisconsin 498.10 435.83 -62.27 -12.5% Wisconsin 498.10 424.97 -73.13 -14.7% Wisconsin 435.83 446.87 11.03 2.5% Wisconsin 424.97 446.87 21.90 5.2% Wisconsin 498.10 446.87 -51.23 -10.3%
Wyoming 10.07 9.03 8.63 8.80 Wyoming 10.07 9.03 -1.03 -10.3% Wyoming 10.07 8.63 -1.43 -14.2% Wyoming 9.03 8.80 -0.23 -2.6% Wyoming 8.63 8.80 0.17 1.9% Wyoming 10.07 8.80 -1.27 -12.6%
Puerto Rico 104.57 92.57 87.93 82.37 Puerto Rico 104.57 92.57 -12.00 -11.5% Puerto Rico 104.57 87.93 -16.63 -15.9% Puerto Rico 92.57 82.37 -10.20 -11.0% Puerto Rico 87.93 82.37 -5.57 -6.3% Puerto Rico 104.57 82.37 -22.20 -21.2%
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 Manufacturing Industry, 2007 IV,  2009 II,  2010 I,  2011 II                                                                                                                   (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the Manufacturing Industry, 2007 IV Quarter - 2009 II Quarter                                                                                (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the Manufacturing Industry, 2007 IV Quarter - 2010 I Quarter                                                                                (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the Manufacturing Industry, 2009 II Quarter -  2011 II Quarter                                                                                          (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted)  Total Employment in the Manufacturing Industry, 2010 I Quarter -  2011 II Quarter                                                                                          (Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted) Total Employment in the Manufacturing Industry, 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 702.60 626.57 605.27 613.77 New England 702.60 626.57 -76.03 -10.8% New England 702.60 605.27 -97.33 -13.9% New England 626.57 613.77 -12.80 -2.0% New England 605.27 613.77 8.50 1.4% New England 702.60 613.77 -88.83 -12.6%
New York–New Jersey 955.20 838.73 804.27 788.83 New York–New Jersey 955.20 838.73 -116.47 -12.2% New York–New Jersey 955.20 804.27 -150.93 -15.8% New York–New Jersey 838.73 788.83 -49.90 -5.9% New York–New Jersey 804.27 788.83 -15.43 -1.9% New York–New Jersey 955.20 788.83 -166.37 -17.4%
Mid–Atlantic 1,149.80 1,014.00 979.23 994.60 Mid–Atlantic 1,149.80 1,014.00 -135.80 -11.8% Mid–Atlantic 1,149.80 979.23 -170.57 -14.8% Mid–Atlantic 1,014.00 994.60 -19.40 -1.9% Mid–Atlantic 979.23 994.60 15.37 1.6% Mid–Atlantic 1,149.80 994.60 -155.20 -13.5%
Southeast 2,389.70 2,014.17 1,929.40 1,950.70 Southeast 2,389.70 2,014.17 -375.53 -15.7% Southeast 2,389.70 1,929.40 -460.30 -19.3% Southeast 2,014.17 1,950.70 -63.47 -3.2% Southeast 1,929.40 1,950.70 21.30 1.1% Southeast 2,389.70 1,950.70 -439.00 -18.4%
Midwest 3,815.77 3,196.30 3,132.77 3,251.70 Midwest 3,815.77 3,196.30 -619.47 -16.2% Midwest 3,815.77 3,132.77 -683.00 -17.9% Midwest 3,196.30 3,251.70 55.40 1.7% Midwest 3,132.77 3,251.70 118.93 3.8% Midwest 3,815.77 3,251.70 -564.07 -14.8%
Southwest 1,463.27 1,311.43 1,255.47 1,286.73 Southwest 1,463.27 1,311.43 -151.83 -10.4% Southwest 1,463.27 1,255.47 -207.80 -14.2% Southwest 1,311.43 1,286.73 -24.70 -1.9% Southwest 1,255.47 1,286.73 31.27 2.5% Southwest 1,463.27 1,286.73 -176.53 -12.1%
Mountain–Plains 791.33 693.77 661.83 678.07 Mountain–Plains 791.33 693.77 -97.57 -12.3% Mountain–Plains 791.33 661.83 -129.50 -16.4% Mountain–Plains 693.77 678.07 -15.70 -2.3% Mountain–Plains 661.83 678.07 16.23 2.5% Mountain–Plains 791.33 678.07 -113.27 -14.3%
West 2,257.97 1,987.63 1,914.50 1,938.50 West 2,257.97 1,987.63 -270.33 -12.0% West 2,257.97 1,914.50 -343.47 -15.2% West 1,987.63 1,938.50 -49.13 -2.5% West 1,914.50 1,938.50 24.00 1.3% West 2,257.97 1,938.50 -319.47 -14.1%