Unemployment Rates for States


Unemployment Rates for States
Annual Average Rankings
Year: 2014
RankStateRate
 United States6.2
1North Dakota2.7
2Nebraska3.3
3South Dakota3.4
4Utah3.8
5Vermont4.0
6Wyoming4.1
7Iowa4.2
7Minnesota4.2
9New Hampshire4.3
10Hawaii4.4
11Oklahoma4.5
12Kansas4.6
13Montana4.7
14Idaho4.8
15Colorado5.0
16Texas5.1
17Virginia5.2
18Wisconsin5.4
19Maine5.6
20Delaware5.7
20Massachusetts5.7
22Maryland5.8
22Ohio5.8
24Indiana5.9
24Pennsylvania5.9
26Arkansas6.1
26Washington6.1
28Missouri6.2
29Florida6.3
29New York6.3
29North Carolina6.3
32Louisiana6.4
32South Carolina6.4
34Kentucky6.5
34Tennessee6.5
36Connecticut6.6
36West Virginia6.6
38New Jersey6.7
38New Mexico6.7
40Alabama6.8
40Arizona6.8
40Oregon6.8
43Alaska6.9
44Georgia7.1
44Illinois7.1
46Michigan7.3
47California7.5
48Mississippi7.6
49Rhode Island7.7
50District of Columbia7.8
51Nevada7.9

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

 

Last Modified Date: February 26, 2016