CivMetrics collects key economic data for the largest cities in the United States. In this post, we look at a new data on job opening rates in all 50 states. For questions about our data, or to request data, please contact EBallantine@CivMetrics.com. Data is from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, released February 15, 2023.
Job opening rates are down 5.6 percent nationally since last year, according to new data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics this month.
At the state level, rates varied. District of Columbia stands out as the state with highest increase in job opening rate:
On the other hand, most of the states saw modest rate decreases, with Hawaii as the top state lagging behind.
Below, find a sortable table of job opening rates in all 50 states and the monthly and yearly changes: