Table 4. Civilian labor force and unemployment by state and selected area, not seasonally adjusted

LABOR FORCE DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED

Table 4. Civilian labor force and unemployment by state and selected area, not seasonally adjusted
State and area Civilian labor force Unemployed
May June Number Percent of labor force
2015 2016 2015 2016(p) May June May June
2015 2016 2015 2016(p) 2015 2016 2015 2016(p)

Alabama

2,157,591 2,175,802 2,164,225 2,196,562 132,164 124,630 143,670 143,404 6.1 5.7 6.6 6.5

Alaska

364,910 360,368 371,633 367,523 22,994 23,878 24,586 24,837 6.3 6.6 6.6 6.8

Arizona

3,148,508 3,227,323 3,157,676 3,233,403 188,462 176,769 202,400 199,882 6.0 5.5 6.4 6.2

Arkansas

1,336,245 1,361,449 1,349,251 1,372,077 72,301 52,060 73,629 57,950 5.4 3.8 5.5 4.2

California

19,036,611 18,984,655 18,999,793 19,181,189 1,164,888 898,746 1,179,350 1,087,685 6.1 4.7 6.2 5.7

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale(1)

5,028,082 4,993,332 4,996,370 5,041,819 343,891 214,872 344,231 260,264 6.8 4.3 6.9 5.2

Colorado

2,824,897 2,888,425 2,852,411 2,915,108 112,017 102,737 118,507 117,824 4.0 3.6 4.2 4.0

Connecticut

1,895,146 1,894,548 1,905,317 1,922,539 105,395 101,415 106,216 113,532 5.6 5.4 5.6 5.9

Delaware

464,051 479,590 470,772 484,933 21,514 18,813 24,359 22,812 4.6 3.9 5.2 4.7

District of Columbia

384,242 392,578 390,496 399,446 25,361 20,369 27,536 24,461 6.6 5.2 7.1 6.1

Florida

9,756,834 9,749,076 9,691,201 9,766,839 538,880 426,600 541,500 478,016 5.5 4.4 5.6 4.9

Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall(1)

1,343,860 1,312,243 1,324,438 1,301,093 84,825 70,161 84,654 70,413 6.3 5.3 6.4 5.4

Georgia

4,798,766 4,850,483 4,777,896 4,909,991 292,266 229,794 299,459 272,908 6.1 4.7 6.3 5.6

Hawaii

675,441 682,080 680,048 686,455 24,355 21,413 28,093 26,605 3.6 3.1 4.1 3.9

Idaho

797,300 812,670 808,677 821,795 29,932 26,721 32,158 29,734 3.8 3.3 4.0 3.6

Illinois

6,520,791 6,594,464 6,589,926 6,664,394 373,226 368,542 394,985 398,121 5.7 5.6 6.0 6.0

Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights(1)

3,779,951 3,837,645 3,828,766 3,909,355 223,585 209,184 235,028 242,273 5.9 5.5 6.1 6.2

Indiana

3,286,281 3,368,421 3,297,485 3,409,386 159,838 146,080 157,333 157,430 4.9 4.3 4.8 4.6

Iowa

1,699,388 1,703,694 1,713,556 1,730,080 58,649 58,477 63,468 70,049 3.5 3.4 3.7 4.0

Kansas

1,491,922 1,490,344 1,511,866 1,508,460 64,431 54,015 67,507 66,236 4.3 3.6 4.5 4.4

Kentucky

1,967,090 1,983,256 1,978,569 2,001,878 106,942 98,194 109,346 108,818 5.4 5.0 5.5 5.4

Louisiana

2,179,116 2,154,453 2,196,583 2,187,256 140,130 131,719 152,481 153,259 6.4 6.1 6.9 7.0

Maine

678,525 677,133 691,223 694,200 30,191 24,036 29,231 25,440 4.4 3.5 4.2 3.7

Maryland

3,155,474 3,145,227 3,179,911 3,194,209 164,343 129,769 171,863 145,010 5.2 4.1 5.4 4.5

Massachusetts

3,560,302 3,573,518 3,616,217 3,634,834 174,161 135,670 188,750 155,649 4.9 3.8 5.2 4.3

Michigan

4,803,409 4,858,280 4,807,952 4,863,417 284,564 217,973 278,749 240,558 5.9 4.5 5.8 4.9

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn(2)

2,009,816 2,055,212 2,014,473 2,065,354 133,795 99,746 133,644 119,419 6.7 4.9 6.6 5.8

Minnesota

3,019,576 3,042,503 3,037,344 3,049,853 106,734 101,456 115,545 121,352 3.5 3.3 3.8 4.0

Mississippi

1,278,144 1,284,983 1,286,448 1,292,802 86,965 77,875 90,993 87,773 6.8 6.1 7.1 6.8

Missouri

3,140,540 3,149,904 3,154,288 3,168,155 166,493 126,814 165,037 155,651 5.3 4.0 5.2 4.9

Montana

523,271 521,447 530,430 530,831 18,810 18,814 21,780 22,348 3.6 3.6 4.1 4.2

Nebraska

1,015,079 1,021,211 1,024,122 1,029,890 29,549 28,553 33,173 34,073 2.9 2.8 3.2 3.3

Nevada

1,425,995 1,436,897 1,430,171 1,442,348 94,018 89,499 99,515 97,478 6.6 6.2 7.0 6.8

New Hampshire

737,911 744,416 748,678 760,114 24,688 19,338 25,495 20,788 3.3 2.6 3.4 2.7

New Jersey

4,552,979 4,563,067 4,579,658 4,598,889 262,655 225,711 256,468 227,177 5.8 4.9 5.6 4.9

New Mexico

916,941 916,145 926,033 932,806 58,686 55,044 68,121 65,549 6.4 6.0 7.4 7.0

New York

9,709,479 9,640,340 9,755,284 9,684,638 517,567 406,406 507,585 439,174 5.3 4.2 5.2 4.5

New York City

4,200,611 4,135,783 4,183,183 4,137,848 241,419 183,020 230,283 209,389 5.7 4.4 5.5 5.1

North Carolina

4,827,901 4,856,348 4,806,585 4,860,758 289,984 229,454 294,529 250,385 6.0 4.7 6.1 5.2

North Dakota

416,074 419,812 422,951 428,366 10,432 12,023 12,786 14,575 2.5 2.9 3.0 3.4

Ohio

5,736,717 5,816,168 5,750,073 5,834,735 277,383 267,671 287,871 287,163 4.8 4.6 5.0 4.9

Cleveland-Elyria(2)

1,032,645 1,037,523 1,038,228 1,044,887 54,239 52,849 56,465 56,954 5.3 5.1 5.4 5.5

Oklahoma

1,846,721 1,841,642 1,862,255 1,851,364 82,705 88,309 88,596 98,473 4.5 4.8 4.8 5.3

Oregon

1,955,649 2,029,436 1,977,215 2,064,052 108,954 87,352 114,773 109,794 5.6 4.3 5.8 5.3

Pennsylvania

6,462,242 6,536,446 6,485,914 6,575,976 354,304 357,222 357,063 364,878 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5

Rhode Island

552,912 548,300 559,099 557,539 33,082 28,900 32,117 28,533 6.0 5.3 5.7 5.1

South Carolina

2,274,821 2,302,872 2,289,415 2,336,009 137,424 111,460 144,488 131,046 6.0 4.8 6.3 5.6

South Dakota

453,787 455,085 460,694 464,092 14,280 11,640 14,202 12,884 3.1 2.6 3.1 2.8

Tennessee

3,079,575 3,132,572 3,099,802 3,175,268 179,684 118,817 193,193 159,263 5.8 3.8 6.2 5.0

Texas

13,104,878 13,281,123 13,127,106 13,338,824 565,656 558,838 623,024 644,663 4.3 4.2 4.7 4.8

Utah

1,462,672 1,493,923 1,474,129 1,508,053 52,008 57,036 57,623 63,109 3.6 3.8 3.9 4.2

Vermont

342,838 343,401 349,178 350,985 11,645 9,568 13,005 11,933 3.4 2.8 3.7 3.4

Virginia

4,282,734 4,216,397 4,268,927 4,250,100 199,168 152,222 198,131 168,488 4.7 3.6 4.6 4.0

Washington

3,545,995 3,606,402 3,556,723 3,630,577 197,117 197,395 192,513 201,595 5.6 5.5 5.4 5.6

Seattle-Bellevue-Everett(1)

1,582,295 1,608,845 1,588,503 1,608,396 65,129 72,669 72,916 70,880 4.1 4.5 4.6 4.4

West Virginia

790,471 783,383 800,151 799,055 54,793 45,371 57,510 48,494 6.9 5.8 7.2 6.1

Wisconsin

3,088,630 3,109,207 3,132,217 3,167,612 142,000 119,065 151,310 140,323 4.6 3.8 4.8 4.4

Wyoming

305,957 298,806 311,850 304,843 12,417 16,277 13,154 17,023 4.1 5.4 4.2 5.6

Puerto Rico

1,117,784 1,138,642 1,119,298 1,125,797 138,011 128,233 140,688 121,107 12.3 11.3 12.6 10.8

Footnotes
(1) Metropolitan division.
(2) Metropolitan statistical area.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data refer to place of residence. Data for Puerto Rico are derived from a monthly household survey similar to the Current Population Survey. Area definitions are based on Office of Management and Budget Bulletin No. 13-01, dated February 28, 2013, and are available on the BLS website at www.bls.gov/lau/lausmsa.htm. Estimates for the latest month are subject to revision the following month.

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