Despite the recent rebound, net job loss is still below the worst point from the Great Recession.
Change in seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs, by months after the pre-recession peak. Massachusetts.
Pre-recession baseline for the Great Recession is April 2008; pre-recession baseline for COVID-19 Recession is Feb. 2020.
State labor estimates from 1990-2021 were revised by BLS on March 12, 2021.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
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