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State unemployment rates, seasonally adjusted

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Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
State unemployment rates, May 2020, seasonally adjusted
State May 2020 unemployment rate May 2019 unemployment rate 12-month change

Alabama

9.9 3.0 6.9

Alaska

12.6 6.2 6.4

Arizona

8.9 4.8 4.1

Arkansas

9.5 3.5 6.0

California

16.3 4.1 12.2

Colorado

10.2 2.8 7.4

Connecticut

9.4 3.7 5.7

Delaware

15.8 3.7 12.1

District of Columbia

8.9 5.5 3.4

Florida

14.5 3.2 11.3

Georgia

9.7 3.6 6.1

Hawaii

22.6 2.7 19.9

Idaho

8.9 2.9 6.0

Illinois

15.2 4.1 11.1

Indiana

12.3 3.3 9.0

Iowa

10.0 2.7 7.3

Kansas

10.0 3.1 6.9

Kentucky

11.0 4.3 6.7

Louisiana

13.3 4.5 8.8

Maine

9.3 3.0 6.3

Maryland

9.9 3.7 6.2

Massachusetts

16.3 2.9 13.4

Michigan

21.2 4.2 17.0

Minnesota

9.9 3.2 6.7

Mississippi

10.6 5.4 5.2

Missouri

10.1 3.1 7.0

Montana

9.0 3.5 5.5

Nebraska

5.2 3.1 2.1

Nevada

25.3 4.0 21.3

New Hampshire

14.5 2.5 12.0

New Jersey

15.2 3.3 11.9

New Mexico

9.2 4.9 4.3

New York

14.5 4.0 10.5

North Carolina

12.9 4.0 8.9

North Dakota

9.1 2.4 6.7

Ohio

13.7 4.1 9.6

Oklahoma

12.6 3.2 9.4

Oregon

14.2 3.9 10.3

Pennsylvania

13.1 4.2 8.9

Rhode Island

16.3 3.6 12.7

South Carolina

12.5 3.1 9.4

South Dakota

9.4 3.3 6.1

Tennessee

11.3 3.5 7.8

Texas

13.0 3.4 9.6

Utah

8.5 2.7 5.8

Vermont

12.7 2.3 10.4

Virginia

9.4 2.8 6.6

Washington

15.1 4.4 10.7

West Virginia

12.9 4.7 8.2

Wisconsin

12.0 3.3 8.7

Wyoming

8.8 3.5 5.3

Puerto Rico

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