State unemployment rates, seasonally adjusted

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Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
State unemployment rates, January 2019, seasonally adjusted
State January 2019 unemployment rate January 2018 unemployment rate 12-month change

Alabama

3.8 3.9 -0.1

Alaska

6.5 6.8 -0.3

Arizona

5.1 4.8 0.3

Arkansas

3.7 3.8 -0.1

California

4.2 4.4 -0.2

Colorado

3.7 2.9 0.8

Connecticut

3.8 4.6 -0.8

Delaware

3.5 4.1 -0.6

District of Columbia

5.4 5.8 -0.4

Florida

3.4 3.9 -0.5

Georgia

3.8 4.3 -0.5

Hawaii

2.7 2.3 0.4

Idaho

2.8 3.0 -0.2

Illinois

4.3 4.4 -0.1

Indiana

3.5 3.3 0.2

Iowa

2.4 2.8 -0.4

Kansas

3.4 3.5 -0.1

Kentucky

4.2 4.3 -0.1

Louisiana

4.9 4.7 0.2

Maine

3.5 3.2 0.3

Maryland

3.7 4.2 -0.5

Massachusetts

3.1 3.6 -0.5

Michigan

4.0 4.5 -0.5

Minnesota

3.0 3.1 -0.1

Mississippi

4.7 4.9 -0.2

Missouri

3.2 3.5 -0.3

Montana

3.8 3.8 0.0

Nebraska

2.8 2.9 -0.1

Nevada

4.4 4.8 -0.4

New Hampshire

2.4 2.7 -0.3

New Jersey

4.0 4.6 -0.6

New Mexico

5.1 5.2 -0.1

New York

3.9 4.5 -0.6

North Carolina

3.8 4.2 -0.4

North Dakota

2.5 2.7 -0.2

Ohio

4.7 4.5 0.2

Oklahoma

3.2 3.9 -0.7

Oregon

4.3 4.2 0.1

Pennsylvania

4.1 4.6 -0.5

Rhode Island

4.0 4.4 -0.4

South Carolina

3.2 3.9 -0.7

South Dakota

2.9 3.1 -0.2

Tennessee

3.3 3.6 -0.3

Texas

3.8 4.1 -0.3

Utah

3.1 3.1 0.0

Vermont

2.5 2.7 -0.2

Virginia

2.8 3.3 -0.5

Washington

4.5 4.6 -0.1

West Virginia

5.2 5.4 -0.2

Wisconsin

3.0 2.9 0.1

Wyoming

4.0 4.0 0.0

Puerto Rico

8.4 10.5 -2.1