Unemployment Rates for States


Unemployment Rates for States
Annual Average Rankings
Year: 2015
RankStateRate
 United States5.3
1North Dakota2.7
2Nebraska3.0
3South Dakota3.1
4New Hampshire3.4
5Utah3.5
6Hawaii3.6
7Iowa3.7
7Minnesota3.7
7Vermont3.7
10Colorado3.9
11Idaho4.1
11Montana4.1
13Kansas4.2
13Oklahoma4.2
13Wyoming4.2
16Maine4.4
16Virginia4.4
18Texas4.5
19Wisconsin4.6
20Indiana4.8
21Delaware4.9
21Ohio4.9
23Massachusetts5.0
23Missouri5.0
25Pennsylvania5.1
26Arkansas5.2
26Maryland5.2
28New York5.3
29Florida5.4
29Kentucky5.4
29Michigan5.4
32Connecticut5.6
32New Jersey5.6
34North Carolina5.7
34Oregon5.7
34Washington5.7
37Tennessee5.8
38Georgia5.9
38Illinois5.9
40Rhode Island6.0
40South Carolina6.0
42Alabama6.1
42Arizona6.1
44California6.2
45Louisiana6.3
46Alaska6.5
46Mississippi6.5
48New Mexico6.6
49Nevada6.7
49West Virginia6.7
51District of Columbia6.9

NOTE: Rates shown are a percentage of the labor force. Data refer to place of residence.

 

Last Modified Date: February 26, 2016