Unemployment Rates for States

Unemployment Rates for States
Monthly Rankings
Seasonally Adjusted
June 2014p
RankStateRate
1 NORTH DAKOTA 2.7
2 NEBRASKA 3.5
2 UTAH 3.5
2 VERMONT 3.5
5 SOUTH DAKOTA 3.8
6 WYOMING 4.0
7 HAWAII 4.4
7 IOWA 4.4
7 NEW HAMPSHIRE 4.4
10 MINNESOTA 4.5
10 MONTANA 4.5
10 OKLAHOMA 4.5
13 IDAHO 4.7
14 KANSAS 4.9
15 LOUISIANA 5.0
16 TEXAS 5.1
17 SOUTH CAROLINA 5.3
17 VIRGINIA 5.3
19 COLORADO 5.5
19 MAINE 5.5
19 MASSACHUSETTS 5.5
19 OHIO 5.5
23 PENNSYLVANIA 5.6
24 WISCONSIN 5.7
25 MARYLAND 5.8
25 WASHINGTON 5.8
27 INDIANA 5.9
28 DELAWARE 6.1
29 ARKANSAS 6.2
29 FLORIDA 6.2
29 WEST VIRGINIA 6.2
32 ALASKA 6.4
32 NORTH CAROLINA 6.4
34 MISSOURI 6.5
34 NEW MEXICO 6.5
36 NEW JERSEY 6.6
36 NEW YORK 6.6
36 TENNESSEE 6.6
39 CONNECTICUT 6.7
40 ALABAMA 6.8
40 OREGON 6.8
42 ARIZONA 6.9
43 ILLINOIS 7.1
44 CALIFORNIA 7.4
44 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 7.4
44 GEORGIA 7.4
44 KENTUCKY 7.4
48 MICHIGAN 7.5
49 NEVADA 7.7
50 MISSISSIPPI 7.9
50 RHODE ISLAND 7.9

p = preliminary.
NOTE: Rates shown are a percentage of the labor force. Data refer to place of residence. Estimates for the current month are subject to revision the following month.

 

Last Modified Date: July 18, 2014