Unemployment Rates for States


Unemployment Rates for States
Annual Average Rankings
Year: 2011
RankStateRate
 United States8.9
1North Dakota3.5
2Nebraska4.4
3South Dakota4.7
4New Hampshire5.4
5Vermont5.5
6Iowa5.6
7Wyoming5.8
8Oklahoma5.9
9Kansas6.5
9Minnesota6.5
11Virginia6.6
12Hawaii6.8
12Utah6.8
14Montana7.0
15Maryland7.2
15Massachusetts7.2
17Delaware7.5
18Alaska7.6
18New Mexico7.6
20Louisiana7.8
20Texas7.8
20Wisconsin7.8
23Maine7.9
23Pennsylvania7.9
25West Virginia8.1
26Arkansas8.3
26Colorado8.3
26Idaho8.3
26New York8.3
30Missouri8.5
31Connecticut8.8
31Ohio8.8
33Tennessee9.0
34Indiana9.1
35Washington9.2
36New Jersey9.3
37Kentucky9.4
38Arizona9.5
38Oregon9.5
40Alabama9.7
40Illinois9.7
42Florida10.0
42Mississippi10.0
44District of Columbia10.2
44Georgia10.2
44North Carolina10.2
47Michigan10.4
48South Carolina10.5
49Rhode Island11.1
50California11.7
51Nevada13.1

NOTE: Rates shown are a percentage of the labor force. Data refer to place of residence.

 

Last Modified Date: March 4, 2015