Special Report

States Where the Most People Are Quitting Their Jobs Right Now

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15. Arkansas
> Quits in May 2022: 3.2% of workforce (42,000 total quits)
> May 2022 unemployment: 3.2% (42,771 people)
> 1-year change in number of workers who quit: +2.4% (1,000 more quits)
> Labor force size: 1,352,098 people

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14. Colorado
> Quits in May 2022: 3.2% of workforce (90,000 total quits)
> May 2022 unemployment: 3.5% (114,670 people)
> 1-year change in number of workers who quit: +11.1% (9,000 more quits)
> Labor force size: 3,240,739 people

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13. Arizona
> Quits in May 2022: 3.2% of workforce (99,000 total quits)
> May 2022 unemployment: 3.2% (115,188 people)
> 1-year change in number of workers who quit: +11.2% (10,000 more quits)
> Labor force size: 3,569,593 people

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12. Tennessee
> Quits in May 2022: 3.2% of workforce (104,000 total quits)
> May 2022 unemployment: 3.3% (112,018 people)
> 1-year change in number of workers who quit: +4.0% (4,000 more quits)
> Labor force size: 3,405,582 people

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11. Missouri
> Quits in May 2022: 3.3% of workforce (95,000 total quits)
> May 2022 unemployment: 3.1% (96,446 people)
> 1-year change in number of workers who quit: +18.8% (15,000 more quits)
> Labor force size: 3,088,085 people

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