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
July
2018
May
2019
June
2019
July
2019(p)
Number Percent of labor force
July
2018
May
2019
June
2019
July
2019(p)
July
2018
May
2019
June
2019
July
2019(p)

Alabama

2,202,226 2,232,998 2,239,809 2,246,878 87,918 82,523 79,332 75,157 4.0 3.7 3.5 3.3

Alaska

356,600 352,887 351,995 351,410 23,472 22,680 22,358 22,057 6.6 6.4 6.4 6.3

Arizona

3,439,971 3,508,412 3,518,914 3,534,140 162,277 170,507 170,782 174,160 4.7 4.9 4.9 4.9

Arkansas

1,349,795 1,361,890 1,362,757 1,363,167 49,155 48,502 47,294 46,902 3.6 3.6 3.5 3.4

California

19,386,418 19,479,175 19,422,150 19,387,098 802,494 826,066 814,255 803,757 4.1 4.2 4.2 4.1

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale(1)

5,128,799 5,114,787 5,104,392 5,099,455 236,031 231,015 229,100 227,318 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.5

Colorado

3,101,320 3,138,600 3,143,389 3,149,189 102,511 99,021 94,189 90,549 3.3 3.2 3.0 2.9

Connecticut

1,905,275 1,910,943 1,907,471 1,905,755 77,026 71,675 70,833 69,072 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.6

Delaware

482,837 488,446 488,787 488,954 17,952 15,746 15,737 15,971 3.7 3.2 3.2 3.3

District of Columbia

404,516 409,829 411,191 412,149 22,380 23,191 23,126 23,000 5.5 5.7 5.6 5.6

Florida

10,226,249 10,331,189 10,338,386 10,354,386 354,800 353,481 349,196 343,939 3.5 3.4 3.4 3.3

Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall(1)

1,379,023 1,418,938 1,419,003 1,418,745 50,526 48,291 47,216 46,354 3.7 3.4 3.3 3.3

Georgia

5,101,661 5,104,401 5,103,121 5,102,299 195,787 193,973 190,444 185,233 3.8 3.8 3.7 3.6

Hawaii

678,530 667,798 665,197 662,906 16,736 18,925 18,657 18,343 2.5 2.8 2.8 2.8

Idaho

858,543 871,538 873,705 876,539 23,879 24,591 24,661 25,061 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.9

Illinois

6,459,489 6,487,731 6,490,937 6,496,354 274,368 285,116 277,421 272,590 4.2 4.4 4.3 4.2

Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights(1)

3,728,562 3,746,504 3,747,656 3,748,520 140,888 144,653 143,730 143,533 3.8 3.9 3.8 3.8

Indiana

3,386,281 3,404,943 3,394,464 3,387,856 118,537 121,026 117,901 116,627 3.5 3.6 3.5 3.4

Iowa

1,686,066 1,714,042 1,717,933 1,723,304 41,019 40,735 41,439 42,777 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.5

Kansas

1,481,776 1,481,810 1,479,559 1,478,906 48,423 51,303 49,700 48,785 3.3 3.5 3.4 3.3

Kentucky

2,064,782 2,067,057 2,067,177 2,068,217 90,970 83,286 84,941 88,079 4.4 4.0 4.1 4.3

Louisiana

2,102,417 2,098,279 2,097,545 2,095,781 104,955 92,159 90,492 90,271 5.0 4.4 4.3 4.3

Maine

698,716 695,339 694,062 692,618 23,856 22,759 22,041 20,922 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.0

Maryland

3,196,037 3,216,399 3,223,860 3,233,114 124,752 122,015 121,902 122,064 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.8

Massachusetts

3,816,361 3,840,924 3,838,815 3,834,376 127,602 113,972 113,524 111,170 3.3 3.0 3.0 2.9

Michigan

4,895,698 4,953,179 4,957,520 4,961,153 193,382 207,108 209,886 212,295 4.0 4.2 4.2 4.3

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn(2)

2,126,981 2,156,497 2,156,920 2,160,744 86,172 96,326 98,269 99,643 4.1 4.5 4.6 4.6

Minnesota

3,067,761 3,096,536 3,100,632 3,107,031 85,965 102,582 103,554 104,555 2.8 3.3 3.3 3.4

Mississippi

1,274,695 1,267,530 1,270,663 1,276,286 59,769 62,818 63,298 64,819 4.7 5.0 5.0 5.1

Missouri

3,046,201 3,048,958 3,052,750 3,062,057 92,093 101,473 101,086 100,321 3.0 3.3 3.3 3.3

Montana

528,762 530,650 531,175 531,966 19,497 18,958 18,443 17,863 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.4

Nebraska

1,020,785 1,034,336 1,036,250 1,037,790 28,005 30,678 31,404 31,814 2.7 3.0 3.0 3.1

Nevada

1,502,138 1,525,699 1,529,734 1,534,365 67,672 60,608 61,142 62,199 4.5 4.0 4.0 4.1

New Hampshire

762,321 768,400 769,443 770,232 19,133 18,808 18,943 19,085 2.5 2.4 2.5 2.5

New Jersey

4,416,691 4,447,146 4,443,351 4,445,814 178,120 167,384 156,473 147,101 4.0 3.8 3.5 3.3

New Mexico

939,955 956,844 958,993 961,698 45,117 47,624 47,326 47,571 4.8 5.0 4.9 4.9

New York

9,564,398 9,591,314 9,565,337 9,535,990 378,398 382,472 379,199 377,778 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0

New York City

4,112,815 4,109,322 4,104,176 4,096,078 164,561 178,275 177,571 175,352 4.0 4.3 4.3 4.3

North Carolina

4,982,476 5,058,848 5,078,853 5,097,768 189,644 206,914 210,777 212,072 3.8 4.1 4.2 4.2

North Dakota

403,702 405,691 405,435 404,959 10,613 9,413 9,518 9,686 2.6 2.3 2.3 2.4

Ohio

5,752,932 5,806,326 5,807,941 5,816,743 262,852 239,168 233,314 235,223 4.6 4.1 4.0 4.0

Cleveland-Elyria(2)

1,035,944 1,039,502 1,039,632 1,041,063 52,281 44,986 43,828 44,588 5.0 4.3 4.2 4.3

Oklahoma

1,840,762 1,828,733 1,831,640 1,838,159 59,114 59,052 58,277 58,486 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2

Oregon

2,099,851 2,120,502 2,117,282 2,115,242 83,881 88,251 85,720 84,322 4.0 4.2 4.0 4.0

Pennsylvania

6,418,505 6,470,699 6,469,132 6,469,771 270,343 248,351 246,401 249,553 4.2 3.8 3.8 3.9

Rhode Island

555,600 552,191 552,132 553,106 21,791 20,088 19,787 19,566 3.9 3.6 3.6 3.5

South Carolina

2,319,620 2,368,621 2,374,667 2,379,401 76,148 82,651 83,500 81,750 3.3 3.5 3.5 3.4

South Dakota

459,042 465,057 465,737 466,546 13,697 13,289 13,449 13,589 3.0 2.9 2.9 2.9

Tennessee

3,246,354 3,322,520 3,336,823 3,350,087 114,778 109,255 112,128 117,181 3.5 3.3 3.4 3.5

Texas

13,838,916 14,012,711 14,014,743 14,019,218 523,220 496,324 482,615 475,808 3.8 3.5 3.4 3.4

Utah

1,570,938 1,587,815 1,590,502 1,595,925 49,038 45,458 45,215 45,448 3.1 2.9 2.8 2.8

Vermont

346,049 347,057 347,742 347,790 9,186 7,328 7,246 7,267 2.7 2.1 2.1 2.1

Virginia

4,328,230 4,368,496 4,377,438 4,389,783 125,602 128,992 127,927 126,160 2.9 3.0 2.9 2.9

Washington

3,791,927 3,875,900 3,878,853 3,885,455 167,340 180,210 179,380 179,491 4.4 4.6 4.6 4.6

Seattle-Bellevue-Everett(1)

1,684,830 1,715,575 1,715,985 1,718,284 56,225 59,605 57,035 55,106 3.3 3.5 3.3 3.2

West Virginia

782,513 790,407 791,751 793,411 40,560 37,844 37,324 36,995 5.2 4.8 4.7 4.7

Wisconsin

3,131,099 3,121,973 3,118,803 3,118,477 95,369 88,630 90,058 93,035 3.0 2.8 2.9 3.0

Wyoming

289,483 289,002 288,558 288,456 11,914 10,035 10,067 10,388 4.1 3.5 3.5 3.6

Puerto Rico

1,092,099 1,073,323 1,080,583 1,085,951 96,159 91,486 90,631 88,234 8.8 8.5 8.4 8.1

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. 18-03, dated April 10, 2018, 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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