Change in U.S. nonfarm private sector employment
West South Central
East North Central
West North Central
East South Central
Sum of components may not equal total due to rounding.
REGIONAL EMPLOYMENT REPORT
ADP Regional Employment Report: Big Gap in Jobs Added Between South and Other Regions
South Adds Far More Jobs in July Than Other Sections of the Country
Note: Employment by state is determined by the state location of the worker’s payroll. In most cases, this approach
aligns with the Bureau of Labor Statistics' measure of establishment employment, reflecting the state where an employee works.
In some cases, a payroll located in a certain state may include employees from one or more states outside that state.
“Surprisingly, the West was the only one of the four major regions to fall below its 12-month average of jobs added,” said Ahu Yildirmaz, VP and head of the ADP Research Institute®. “The Midwest moved slightly ahead of the West in job gains, although still well behind the South.”
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Monthly Employment Growth by Region - July 2014