Table 1. Civilian labor force and unemployment by state and selected area, seasonally adjusted

LABOR FORCE DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED

Table 1. Civilian labor force and unemployment by state and selected area, seasonally adjusted
State and area Civilian labor force Unemployed
June
2016
Apr.
2017
May
2017
June
2017(p)
Number Percent of labor force
June
2016
Apr.
2017
May
2017
June
2017(p)
June
2016
Apr.
2017
May
2017
June
2017(p)

Alabama

2,165,370 2,207,877 2,195,725 2,177,651 125,000 119,113 107,223 100,376 5.8 5.4 4.9 4.6

Alaska

360,376 366,453 367,067 367,044 24,020 24,023 24,636 25,122 6.7 6.6 6.7 6.8

Arizona

3,230,006 3,331,153 3,327,372 3,316,480 170,155 165,225 168,264 168,476 5.3 5.0 5.1 5.1

Arkansas

1,343,919 1,348,129 1,355,290 1,364,533 54,455 47,698 46,626 46,388 4.1 3.5 3.4 3.4

California

19,084,202 19,178,980 19,156,712 19,136,765 1,045,234 924,372 898,447 899,789 5.5 4.8 4.7 4.7

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale(1)

5,039,882 5,104,345 5,113,568 5,119,521 263,728 231,966 226,334 224,900 5.2 4.5 4.4 4.4

Colorado

2,886,049 2,945,526 2,958,799 2,969,129 97,450 68,317 67,353 67,193 3.4 2.3 2.3 2.3

Connecticut

1,892,524 1,922,519 1,929,088 1,933,279 98,761 93,646 95,106 97,078 5.2 4.9 4.9 5.0

Delaware

473,363 476,039 476,834 477,305 20,672 21,977 22,190 22,371 4.4 4.6 4.7 4.7

District of Columbia

392,181 399,420 401,812 403,237 23,832 23,686 24,270 24,808 6.1 5.9 6.0 6.2

Florida

9,795,261 10,143,867 10,147,870 10,137,596 477,335 461,518 435,570 418,931 4.9 4.5 4.3 4.1

Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall(1)

1,335,947 1,367,366 1,375,395 1,382,201 70,780 71,520 68,595 66,491 5.3 5.2 5.0 4.8

Georgia

4,903,771 5,031,311 5,035,315 5,038,712 259,317 252,369 246,308 240,923 5.3 5.0 4.9 4.8

Hawaii

683,962 698,014 697,435 695,590 21,031 18,940 19,179 19,093 3.1 2.7 2.7 2.7

Idaho

813,541 822,858 820,618 818,634 31,129 27,569 26,628 25,351 3.8 3.4 3.2 3.1

Illinois

6,527,964 6,505,269 6,483,709 6,463,297 381,887 306,872 298,137 302,374 5.9 4.7 4.6 4.7

Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights(1)

3,802,315 3,739,496 3,735,034 3,742,849 222,603 162,331 158,380 162,589 5.9 4.3 4.2 4.3

Indiana

3,328,368 3,337,683 3,334,875 3,332,448 151,126 118,671 107,700 101,185 4.5 3.6 3.2 3.0

Iowa

1,700,428 1,691,964 1,689,081 1,686,697 64,077 52,199 53,092 53,595 3.8 3.1 3.1 3.2

Kansas

1,481,118 1,487,318 1,485,439 1,483,180 62,114 54,724 54,464 54,529 4.2 3.7 3.7 3.7

Kentucky

1,993,467 2,082,822 2,085,995 2,077,465 99,255 105,781 104,270 106,461 5.0 5.1 5.0 5.1

Louisiana

2,122,064 2,121,129 2,118,893 2,108,429 131,907 122,972 121,126 114,911 6.2 5.8 5.7 5.5

Maine

691,331 702,788 703,346 703,533 27,266 20,912 22,585 24,719 3.9 3.0 3.2 3.5

Maryland

3,164,278 3,228,240 3,228,843 3,230,814 135,250 137,239 134,848 132,030 4.3 4.3 4.2 4.1

Massachusetts

3,587,234 3,694,227 3,711,149 3,708,593 132,944 143,169 155,318 160,386 3.7 3.9 4.2 4.3

Michigan

4,815,592 4,915,609 4,894,406 4,864,782 232,549 231,455 207,254 186,961 4.8 4.7 4.2 3.8

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn(2)

2,063,432 2,104,192 2,099,647 2,088,574 107,116 110,839 96,186 79,651 5.2 5.3 4.6 3.8

Minnesota

2,994,337 3,027,400 3,031,206 3,037,349 116,053 114,155 112,745 111,743 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.7

Mississippi

1,278,964 1,306,320 1,303,249 1,296,064 75,574 64,759 64,212 65,271 5.9 5.0 4.9 5.0

Missouri

3,101,941 3,093,137 3,075,729 3,054,415 146,280 119,087 120,315 117,518 4.7 3.9 3.9 3.8

Montana

526,121 525,198 524,890 524,987 21,996 19,973 20,479 20,355 4.2 3.8 3.9 3.9

Nebraska

1,009,930 1,006,408 1,005,265 1,005,844 32,366 30,031 29,387 28,751 3.2 3.0 2.9 2.9

Nevada

1,424,696 1,440,247 1,440,941 1,442,178 81,569 67,416 67,877 67,880 5.7 4.7 4.7 4.7

New Hampshire

748,362 752,955 753,286 753,563 21,572 21,419 21,923 21,663 2.9 2.8 2.9 2.9

New Jersey

4,514,756 4,528,605 4,526,762 4,519,227 231,192 185,218 185,010 186,649 5.1 4.1 4.1 4.1

New Mexico

926,290 935,768 934,991 934,555 62,474 62,744 61,622 59,565 6.7 6.7 6.6 6.4

New York

9,532,819 9,664,061 9,690,107 9,690,161 465,148 416,764 428,259 439,953 4.9 4.3 4.4 4.5

New York City

4,123,996 4,218,724 4,243,064 4,248,367 219,054 172,852 181,772 187,662 5.3 4.1 4.3 4.4

North Carolina

4,853,770 4,945,288 4,927,855 4,909,239 238,767 234,535 222,943 208,051 4.9 4.7 4.5 4.2

North Dakota

416,025 421,685 420,620 419,316 13,334 11,406 10,408 9,642 3.2 2.7 2.5 2.3

Ohio

5,703,966 5,787,413 5,788,898 5,782,370 280,888 288,362 286,147 291,423 4.9 5.0 4.9 5.0

Cleveland-Elyria(2)

1,028,987 1,031,678 1,035,157 1,039,763 54,037 63,776 62,743 61,769 5.3 6.2 6.1 5.9

Oklahoma

1,824,453 1,835,764 1,830,811 1,822,388 91,845 78,362 79,027 78,891 5.0 4.3 4.3 4.3

Oregon

2,058,121 2,090,230 2,104,781 2,116,102 104,447 76,691 75,386 77,428 5.1 3.7 3.6 3.7

Pennsylvania

6,442,547 6,464,270 6,476,420 6,475,161 356,278 314,763 323,034 325,360 5.5 4.9 5.0 5.0

Rhode Island

552,744 555,508 555,753 556,538 30,100 23,941 22,894 23,252 5.4 4.3 4.1 4.2

South Carolina

2,296,967 2,334,139 2,328,497 2,321,592 113,034 101,458 96,526 91,710 4.9 4.3 4.1 4.0

South Dakota

452,945 457,274 457,423 457,409 12,853 13,010 13,275 13,649 2.8 2.8 2.9 3.0

Tennessee

3,135,179 3,199,738 3,181,933 3,159,160 146,575 151,091 128,008 114,383 4.7 4.7 4.0 3.6

Texas

13,249,037 13,548,834 13,526,788 13,469,462 620,831 676,328 655,992 620,482 4.7 5.0 4.8 4.6

Utah

1,509,870 1,563,458 1,570,608 1,574,996 51,695 49,234 50,837 53,406 3.4 3.1 3.2 3.4

Vermont

345,026 347,311 346,427 344,843 11,345 10,688 10,955 10,948 3.3 3.1 3.2 3.2

Virginia

4,225,455 4,301,411 4,306,193 4,314,036 170,277 161,678 161,763 161,571 4.0 3.8 3.8 3.7

Washington

3,639,677 3,690,122 3,689,831 3,696,236 201,099 170,404 166,902 167,921 5.5 4.6 4.5 4.5

Seattle-Bellevue-Everett(1)

1,618,528 1,648,427 1,645,478 1,639,930 65,919 54,182 54,387 56,372 4.1 3.3 3.3 3.4

West Virginia

782,305 780,334 779,309 779,708 46,942 37,158 35,198 35,584 6.0 4.8 4.5 4.6

Wisconsin

3,117,403 3,147,122 3,155,226 3,160,792 129,917 100,537 96,437 96,803 4.2 3.2 3.1 3.1

Wyoming

302,701 302,212 300,151 297,491 16,797 12,877 12,243 11,671 5.5 4.3 4.1 3.9

Puerto Rico

1,123,312 1,130,411 1,119,881 1,103,636 129,028 130,297 123,122 111,339 11.5 11.5 11.0 10.1

Footnotes
(1) Metropolitan division.
(2) Metropolitan statistical area.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Data refer to place of residence. Data for Puerto Rico are derived from a monthly household survey similar to the Current Population Survey. Area definitions are based on Office of Management and Budget Bulletin No. 15-01, dated July 15, 2015, and are available on the BLS website at "https://www.bls.gov/lau/lausmsa.htm. Estimates for the latest month are subject to revision the following month.

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