Public Policy Institute of New York State, Inc.

Just the Facts - Key Economic and Social Indicators for New York State

HOSPITAL EMPLOYMENT

10-year rank


State

10-year change

3-year Rank

3-year change

1-year
rank

1-year change

Jobs, 2003
(in 000s)

1
Alaska 55.56% 1 18.31% 1 10.53% 8.4
2
Nevada 52.85% 3 13.25% 6 4.44% 18.8
3
Colorado 48.59% 15 9.22% 11 3.27% 47.4
4
New Mexico 43.33% 7 11.98% 10 3.37% 21.5
5
Idaho 43.16% 9 10.57% 18 2.26% 13.6
6
Minnesota 39.21% 24 7.54% 19 2.14% 81.3
7
Nebraska 37.80% 18 8.31% 32 0.89% 33.9
8
Mississippi 34.96% 19 8.16% 16 2.35% 30.5
9
Georgia 33.77% 8 10.59% 3 5.08% 111.7
10
Oregon 30.33% 2 13.57% 28 1.27% 47.7
11
South Dakota 30.00% 23 7.69% 9 3.41% 18.2
12
New Hampshire 30.00% 5 13.04% 5 4.46% 23.4
13
Montana 28.77% 35 4.44% 36 0.53% 18.8
14
Utah 27.27% 11 10.24% 33 0.72% 28
15
Delaware 27.05% 4 13.14% 20 1.97% 15.5
16
Washington 25.75% 29 6.06% 35 0.64% 63
17
Wisconsin 24.15% 25 7.44% 29 1.24% 98.2
18
Virginia 21.88% 16 8.89% 30 1.21% 91.9
19
Oklahoma 20.00% 30 5.41% 45 -1.06% 46.8
20
Texas 19.76% 10 10.43% 13 2.90% 259.4
21
Maine 19.46% 14 9.54% 17 2.33% 26.4
22
Arizona 19.44% 13 9.85% 4 4.51% 60.2
23
North Carolina 19.36% 27 6.56% 27 1.36% 89.4
24
Kansas 18.57% 40 3.23% 46 -2.58% 41.5
25
Arkansas 18.08% 22 7.73% 25 1.70% 41.8
26
West Virginia 18.06% 32 5.17% 42 -0.27% 36.6
27
Florida 17.96% 31 5.30% 15 2.38% 232.5
28
California 17.20% 6 12.82% 21 1.94% 368.7
29
Wyoming 16.67% 43 0.00% 7 3.70% 2.8
30
Missouri 14.81% 26 7.22% 14 2.87% 103.9
31
Massachusetts 14.61% 17 8.63% 23 1.76% 156.1
32
Maryland 14.25% 12 10.06% 8 3.68% 93
33
Rhode Island 13.13% 28 6.16% 38 0.45% 22.4
34
Indiana 12.85% 38 3.83% 44 -0.71% 97.5
35
North Dakota 12.77% 44 0.00% 40 0.00% 15.9
36
Tennessee 11.83% 36 4.24% 34 0.70% 86
37
Illinois 11.43% 37 4.12% 37 0.50% 222.3
38
Vermont 10.75% 33 5.10% 12 3.00% 10.3
39
New Jersey 9.55% 39 3.41% 31 1.04% 154.8
40
Ohio 8.85% 21 7.80% 22 1.81% 214.1
41
Alabama 7.55% 42 2.47% 43 -0.44% 45.6
42
Louisiana 6.83% 20 8.09% 26 1.42% 64.1
43
New York 1.15% 41 2.76% 24 1.73% 334.6
44
Connecticut -1.44% 34 4.60% 39 0.00% 54.6
45
Hawaii -3.05% 46 -5.22% 2 9.48% 12.7
46
Pennsylvania -4.31% 45 -0.71% 41 -0.04% 253.3
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Iowa
NA
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Kentucky
NA
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Michigan
NA
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South Carolina
NA
U.S. total/average 15.04% 7.49% 1.87% 108,967.0
Bureau of Labor Statistics data for December 1993, 2000, and 2003, not seasonally adjusted