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Unemployment rate, 12-month change in the unemployment rate, and number of unemployed by state, seasonally adjusted

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Unemployment rate, 12-month change in the unemployment rate, and number of unemployed in December 2020, by state, seasonally adjusted
State Unemployment rate 12-month change Number of unemployed

Alabama

3.9 1.2 87,534

Alaska

5.8 -0.3 20,229

Arizona

7.5 3.0 268,293

Arkansas

4.2 0.7 57,224

California

9.0 5.1 1,700,383

Colorado

8.4 5.9 269,179

Connecticut

8.0 4.2 150,370

Delaware

5.3 1.3 25,191

District of Columbia

7.9 2.6 32,980

Florida

6.1 3.2 614,327

Georgia

5.6 2.5 286,281

Hawaii

9.3 6.6 60,676

Idaho

4.4 1.5 40,129

Illinois

7.6 3.9 466,205

Indiana

4.3 1.1 144,356

Iowa

3.1 0.3 50,793

Kansas

3.8 0.7 57,688

Kentucky

6.0 1.7 120,392

Louisiana

7.2 2.0 151,160

Maine

4.9 1.9 33,223

Maryland

6.3 2.9 198,384

Massachusetts

7.4 4.6 271,787

Michigan

7.5 3.6 358,564

Minnesota

4.4 1.1 131,378

Mississippi

6.2 0.6 78,408

Missouri

5.8 2.4 180,137

Montana

4.4 0.9 23,714

Nebraska

3.0 0.0 31,032

Nevada

9.2 5.5 136,177

New Hampshire

4.0 1.4 29,922

New Jersey

7.6 3.9 339,665

New Mexico

8.2 3.4 76,451

New York

8.2 4.3 744,274

North Carolina

6.2 2.6 310,675

North Dakota

4.1 1.7 16,663

Ohio

5.5 1.4 314,989

Oklahoma

5.3 1.9 97,352

Oregon

6.4 3.0 136,560

Pennsylvania

6.7 2.1 419,700

Rhode Island

8.1 4.6 44,002

South Carolina

4.6 2.2 107,253

South Dakota

3.0 -0.4 13,997

Tennessee

6.4 3.1 220,052

Texas

7.2 3.7 1,025,378

Utah

3.6 1.2 60,069

Vermont

3.1 0.7 10,054

Virginia

4.9 2.2 209,408

Washington

7.1 3.1 272,530

West Virginia

6.3 1.2 48,605

Wisconsin

5.5 2.0 171,694

Wyoming

4.8 1.1 14,104

Puerto Rico

9.1 0.6 94,151