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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 October 2020, by state, seasonally adjusted
State Unemployment rate 12-month change Number of unemployed

Alabama

5.8 3.1 130,329

Alaska

5.9 -0.2 20,744

Arizona

8.0 3.5 288,538

Arkansas

6.2 2.7 83,203

California

9.3 5.4 1,786,461

Colorado

6.4 3.9 201,577

Connecticut

6.1 2.3 113,847

Delaware

5.6 1.6 27,025

District of Columbia

8.2 2.9 32,759

Florida

6.5 3.6 659,265

Georgia

4.5 1.3 231,453

Hawaii

14.3 11.6 91,697

Idaho

5.5 2.6 50,278

Illinois

6.8 3.1 425,916

Indiana

5.0 1.8 167,701

Iowa

3.6 0.8 58,512

Kansas

5.3 2.2 80,037

Kentucky

7.4 3.1 144,397

Louisiana

9.4 4.2 198,710

Maine

5.4 2.4 36,820

Maryland

7.8 4.4 246,423

Massachusetts

7.4 4.6 268,514

Michigan

5.5 1.6 266,403

Minnesota

4.6 1.3 137,359

Mississippi

7.4 1.8 95,231

Missouri

4.6 1.2 137,729

Montana

4.9 1.4 26,253

Nebraska

3.0 0.0 30,876

Nevada

12.0 8.3 185,498

New Hampshire

4.2 1.6 30,309

New Jersey

8.2 4.5 362,942

New Mexico

8.1 3.3 74,792

New York

9.6 5.7 868,780

North Carolina

6.3 2.6 310,292

North Dakota

4.8 2.4 19,031

Ohio

5.6 1.5 323,632

Oklahoma

6.1 2.7 114,419

Oregon

6.9 3.5 147,382

Pennsylvania

7.3 2.7 464,549

Rhode Island

7.0 3.5 37,802

South Carolina

4.2 1.8 100,333

South Dakota

3.6 0.2 16,873

Tennessee

7.4 4.1 248,337

Texas

6.9 3.4 979,099

Utah

4.1 1.7 67,186

Vermont

3.2 0.8 10,180

Virginia

5.3 2.6 227,229

Washington

6.0 2.0 238,617

West Virginia

6.4 1.3 48,794

Wisconsin

5.7 2.2 179,425

Wyoming

5.5 1.8 16,284

Puerto Rico

8.3 0.0 85,905