December 27, 2010

State unemployment rates, November 2009 to November 2010

Unemployment rate changes from November 2009 to November 2010, selected States, seasonally adjusted
State November unemployment rate Over-the-year
unemployment rate change
2009 2010

Michigan

14.4 12.4 -2.0

Alabama

10.9 9.0 -1.9

District of Columbia

11.6 9.8 -1.8

South Carolina

12.3 10.6 -1.7

Maine

8.1 7.3 -0.8

North Dakota

4.3 3.8 -0.5

Utah

6.6 7.5 0.9

Colorado

7.4 8.6 1.2

These data featured in the TED article, State unemployment rates, November 2009 to November 2010.

 

 

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