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Factbox: Boeing's employment in key U.S. states

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Boeing has asked more than a dozen states for proposals for building its new 777X jetliner. Here are the number of people Boeing employs in states where it has a significant presence, or that are known to be bidding, according to state officials and people familiar with the discussions.

Washington: 86,538

California: 19,615

Missouri: 14,848

South Carolina: 6,394

Texas: 5,365

Alabama: 2,551

Kansas: 1,518

Florida: 1,490

Utah: 813

Georgia: 728

Wisconsin: 5

Source: Boeing 2012 annual data.

(Reporting by Alwyn Scott; Editing by Peter Henderson and Grant McCool)