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Local Area Unemployment Statistics
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Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States

Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States
Monthly Rankings
Seasonally Adjusted
Nov. 2011 Dec. 2011
Rank State Rate Rate Change
1Alabama8.38.0-0.3
1Michigan9.69.3-0.3
3Connecticut8.38.1-0.2
3Florida10.19.9-0.2
3Idaho8.58.3-0.2
3Indiana9.18.9-0.2
3Minnesota5.95.7-0.2
3Mississippi10.610.4-0.2
3Nevada13.213.0-0.2
3Ohio8.17.9-0.2
3South Carolina9.89.6-0.2
3Tennessee8.78.5-0.2
3Texas7.67.4-0.2
14Arizona9.19.0-0.1
14Arkansas7.97.8-0.1
14California11.311.2-0.1
14Colorado8.07.9-0.1
14District of Columbia10.210.1-0.1
14Georgia9.59.4-0.1
14Hawaii6.76.6-0.1
14Illinois9.89.7-0.1
14Kentucky9.19.0-0.1
14Louisiana7.17.0-0.1
14Maine7.17.0-0.1
14Maryland6.76.6-0.1
14Massachusetts7.06.9-0.1
14Missouri8.18.0-0.1
14Montana6.76.6-0.1
14Nebraska4.34.2-0.1
14New Hampshire5.35.2-0.1
14New Jersey9.29.1-0.1
14New Mexico7.17.0-0.1
14North Dakota3.43.3-0.1
14Oregon9.19.0-0.1
14Pennsylvania7.87.7-0.1
14Rhode Island11.111.0-0.1
14Utah5.95.8-0.1
14Vermont5.35.2-0.1
14Virginia6.26.1-0.1
14Washington8.78.6-0.1
14Wisconsin7.17.0-0.1
14Wyoming5.75.6-0.1
43Alaska7.47.40.0
43Delaware7.27.20.0
43Iowa5.65.60.0
43Kansas6.46.40.0
43New York8.28.20.0
43North Carolina10.410.40.0
43Oklahoma6.36.30.0
43South Dakota4.34.30.0
43West Virginia7.87.80.0

NOTE: Rates shown are a percentage of the labor force. Data refer to place of residence. Estimates for the latest five years have been revised.

 

Last Modified Date: February 29, 2012