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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 August 2021, by state, seasonally adjusted
State Unemployment rate 12-month change Number of unemployed

Alabama

3.1 -4.0 69,005

Alaska

6.4 -0.8 22,510

Arizona

6.2 -0.8 225,302

Arkansas

4.2 -2.3 57,210

California

7.5 -4.8 1,431,645

Colorado

5.9 -1.2 188,997

Connecticut

7.2 -1.2 129,963

Delaware

5.4 -2.5 26,367

District of Columbia

6.5 -2.3 26,629

Florida

5.0 -2.9 529,465

Georgia

3.5 -3.5 181,656

Hawaii

7.0 -7.1 45,559

Idaho

2.9 -2.0 26,442

Illinois

7.0 -4.1 435,938

Indiana

4.1 -3.2 137,260

Iowa

4.1 -1.2 67,868

Kansas

3.8 -2.4 58,029

Kentucky

4.3 -1.2 84,995

Louisiana

6.2 -2.0 128,354

Maine

4.9 -0.3 33,222

Maryland

5.9 -2.7 185,002

Massachusetts

5.0 -4.3 185,417

Michigan

4.7 -3.8 223,824

Minnesota

3.8 -2.8 114,964

Mississippi

6.0 -1.8 77,219

Missouri

4.0 -2.0 123,158

Montana

3.5 -2.3 19,145

Nebraska

2.2 -1.8 22,364

Nevada

7.7 -6.8 120,398

New Hampshire

3.0 -3.6 22,214

New Jersey

7.2 -3.8 319,937

New Mexico

7.2 -2.1 68,723

New York

7.4 -4.3 691,749

North Carolina

4.3 -2.5 216,607

North Dakota

3.6 -2.5 14,575

Ohio

5.4 -3.6 305,227

Oklahoma

3.2 -3.1 60,409

Oregon

4.9 -3.5 107,417

Pennsylvania

6.4 -3.8 405,951

Rhode Island

5.8 -6.8 30,936

South Carolina

4.2 -1.2 101,527

South Dakota

2.9 -1.8 13,643

Tennessee

4.6 -3.5 154,153

Texas

5.9 -1.0 835,862

Utah

2.6 -2.2 42,569

Vermont

3.0 -2.4 9,664

Virginia

4.0 -3.0 168,515

Washington

5.1 -4.0 198,825

West Virginia

4.8 -3.7 38,159

Wisconsin

3.9 -2.2 122,633

Wyoming

4.9 -1.3 14,521

Puerto Rico

8.4 0.1 89,554