Special Report

States Adding the Most Job Openings

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45. New York
> Change in job openings, Feb. 2022-March 2022: -5.6% (35,000 fewer open jobs)
> Total job openings at the end of March 2022: 594,000 (6.0% of all jobs)
> March 2022 unemployment: 4.6%
> Labor force size: 9,376,546 people

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44. Michigan
> Change in job openings, Feb. 2022-March 2022: -4.8% (17,000 fewer open jobs)
> Total job openings at the end of March 2022: 339,000 (7.3% of all jobs)
> March 2022 unemployment: 4.4%
> Labor force size: 4,819,131 people

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43. Ohio
> Change in job openings, Feb. 2022-March 2022: -4.1% (17,000 fewer open jobs)
> Total job openings at the end of March 2022: 393,000 (6.7% of all jobs)
> March 2022 unemployment: 4.1%
> Labor force size: 5,763,448 people

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42. Vermont
> Change in job openings, Feb. 2022-March 2022: -3.8% (1,000 fewer open jobs)
> Total job openings at the end of March 2022: 25,000 (7.7% of all jobs)
> March 2022 unemployment: 2.7%
> Labor force size: 331,412 people

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41. Kansas
> Change in job openings, Feb. 2022-March 2022: -3.1% (3,000 fewer open jobs)
> Total job openings at the end of March 2022: 93,000 (6.3% of all jobs)
> March 2022 unemployment: 2.5%
> Labor force size: 1,499,603 people

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