July 25, 2012 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

State unemployment rates little changed in June

Unemployment rates significantly different from that of the United States, selected states, June 2012, seasonally adjusted
State Unemployment rate (p)

United States

8.2

Nevada

11.6

Rhode Island

10.9

California

10.7

New Jersey

9.6

North Carolina

9.4

South Carolina

9.4

New Hampshire

5.1

Oklahoma

4.7

Vermont

4.7

South Dakota

4.3

Nebraska

3.8

North Dakota

2.9

Footnotes:
(p) = preliminary

These data are featured in the TED article, State unemployment rates little changed in June.

 

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