Table 2. Civilian labor force and unemployment by state and selected area, not seasonally adjusted

LABOR FORCE DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED

Table 2. Civilian labor force and unemployment by state and selected area, not seasonally adjusted
State and area Civilian labor force Unemployed
June July Number Percent of labor force
2018 2019 2018 2019(p) June July June July
2018 2019 2018 2019(p) 2018 2019 2018 2019(p)

Alabama

2,220,074 2,262,553 2,213,762 2,265,772 103,827 78,406 94,863 69,168 4.7 3.5 4.3 3.1

Alaska

363,950 357,246 367,529 361,483 24,225 22,118 22,002 19,975 6.7 6.2 6.0 5.5

Arizona

3,427,161 3,566,295 3,439,400 3,578,877 173,103 188,571 174,013 201,758 5.1 5.3 5.1 5.6

Arkansas

1,368,251 1,382,212 1,368,932 1,380,474 54,666 49,644 55,349 54,555 4.0 3.6 4.0 4.0

California

19,395,567 19,297,350 19,498,176 19,453,554 850,141 803,476 876,833 864,476 4.4 4.2 4.5 4.4

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale(1)

5,114,597 5,076,051 5,152,633 5,121,622 246,176 235,264 268,361 257,304 4.8 4.6 5.2 5.0

Colorado

3,115,771 3,186,284 3,126,894 3,188,759 106,593 94,919 104,258 88,082 3.4 3.0 3.3 2.8

Connecticut

1,921,741 1,923,951 1,942,125 1,941,408 83,598 74,055 83,401 69,996 4.4 3.8 4.3 3.6

Delaware

487,434 492,168 488,284 493,639 20,059 17,808 19,543 18,490 4.1 3.6 4.0 3.7

District of Columbia

408,862 415,985 411,058 418,922 24,600 24,367 24,586 24,910 6.0 5.9 6.0 5.9

Florida

10,259,091 10,417,225 10,295,785 10,470,763 394,785 362,822 389,018 363,073 3.8 3.5 3.8 3.5

Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall(1)

1,377,192 1,411,514 1,387,391 1,429,032 55,341 45,800 54,606 47,135 4.0 3.2 3.9 3.3

Georgia

5,122,210 5,124,710 5,137,689 5,130,878 221,443 198,004 217,611 190,687 4.3 3.9 4.2 3.7

Hawaii

682,688 662,563 682,940 662,155 20,585 21,375 17,181 17,790 3.0 3.2 2.5 2.7

Idaho

866,461 888,777 869,908 895,170 21,944 23,097 21,625 24,796 2.5 2.6 2.5 2.8

Illinois

6,557,489 6,576,829 6,556,104 6,592,403 306,543 265,341 292,489 278,431 4.7 4.0 4.5 4.2

Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights(1)

3,799,503 3,815,258 3,795,792 3,806,970 168,059 154,680 156,420 155,156 4.4 4.1 4.1 4.1

Indiana

3,436,719 3,410,149 3,425,660 3,419,895 128,041 113,126 121,655 122,223 3.7 3.3 3.6 3.6

Iowa

1,703,561 1,741,626 1,708,108 1,759,771 43,531 45,322 40,696 46,770 2.6 2.6 2.4 2.7

Kansas

1,498,096 1,490,656 1,503,990 1,502,401 54,814 48,647 57,800 57,097 3.7 3.3 3.8 3.8

Kentucky

2,098,389 2,095,169 2,082,225 2,085,821 101,985 102,184 98,463 106,508 4.9 4.9 4.7 5.1

Louisiana

2,138,528 2,127,442 2,135,050 2,119,110 130,667 113,154 121,375 110,294 6.1 5.3 5.7 5.2

Maine

710,735 702,161 717,755 707,668 23,286 19,622 23,272 16,779 3.3 2.8 3.2 2.4

Maryland

3,228,147 3,271,812 3,250,426 3,308,838 137,580 129,037 134,674 131,839 4.3 3.9 4.1 4.0

Massachusetts

3,859,080 3,878,396 3,874,598 3,873,413 143,693 121,924 140,813 112,615 3.7 3.1 3.6 2.9

Michigan

4,960,063 5,006,733 4,962,680 5,024,806 215,529 218,409 237,393 254,490 4.3 4.4 4.8 5.1

Detroit-Warren-Dearborn(2)

2,141,236 2,158,390 2,158,138 2,202,240 96,171 97,808 107,383 116,083 4.5 4.5 5.0 5.3

Minnesota

3,090,901 3,132,805 3,100,442 3,155,615 90,189 106,050 83,134 104,238 2.9 3.4 2.7 3.3

Mississippi

1,293,422 1,298,941 1,289,979 1,307,532 74,549 77,882 68,579 79,423 5.8 6.0 5.3 6.1

Missouri

3,091,884 3,114,443 3,091,337 3,136,686 106,756 107,731 112,187 116,522 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.7

Montana

535,803 540,568 538,836 544,272 19,576 17,256 17,957 14,952 3.7 3.2 3.3 2.7

Nebraska

1,033,056 1,051,621 1,037,738 1,056,287 31,124 35,430 31,493 35,047 3.0 3.4 3.0 3.3

Nevada

1,500,499 1,544,514 1,508,509 1,552,470 70,709 69,336 70,448 69,224 4.7 4.5 4.7 4.5

New Hampshire

770,590 779,924 775,808 784,452 19,468 18,801 19,270 19,294 2.5 2.4 2.5 2.5

New Jersey

4,476,647 4,481,379 4,495,703 4,537,577 196,748 133,618 208,417 158,434 4.4 3.0 4.6 3.5

New Mexico

944,787 970,505 944,247 973,041 51,501 53,440 50,437 54,904 5.5 5.5 5.3 5.6

New York

9,660,027 9,563,221 9,712,136 9,581,857 396,906 360,370 403,152 398,313 4.1 3.8 4.2 4.2

New York City

4,115,221 4,083,092 4,148,542 4,098,789 173,449 172,948 181,492 184,659 4.2 4.2 4.4 4.5

North Carolina

5,016,188 5,149,413 5,035,639 5,180,308 209,356 229,125 207,423 226,720 4.2 4.4 4.1 4.4

North Dakota

413,423 412,607 412,149 411,578 11,791 10,994 9,813 9,294 2.9 2.7 2.4 2.3

Ohio

5,825,104 5,869,085 5,830,734 5,927,571 291,972 249,178 275,579 272,580 5.0 4.2 4.7 4.6

Cleveland-Elyria(2)

1,050,730 1,050,459 1,061,677 1,070,053 61,061 49,425 56,804 54,730 5.8 4.7 5.4 5.1

Oklahoma

1,858,945 1,858,722 1,849,373 1,866,885 69,197 63,909 61,432 63,449 3.7 3.4 3.3 3.4

Oregon

2,112,449 2,118,160 2,125,001 2,135,330 87,921 83,833 89,375 89,909 4.2 4.0 4.2 4.2

Pennsylvania

6,484,141 6,524,148 6,530,022 6,573,980 299,241 262,823 306,077 298,140 4.6 4.0 4.7 4.5

Rhode Island

558,856 557,106 562,798 564,847 20,559 18,311 23,463 20,949 3.7 3.3 4.2 3.7

South Carolina

2,354,320 2,411,214 2,353,384 2,413,993 87,594 86,535 84,590 77,825 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.2

South Dakota

466,018 474,845 466,675 476,187 13,601 13,789 12,677 12,828 2.9 2.9 2.7 2.7

Tennessee

3,283,298 3,391,538 3,282,461 3,403,381 135,874 135,993 129,188 146,044 4.1 4.0 3.9 4.3

Texas

13,866,660 14,041,604 13,887,986 14,066,138 584,895 500,902 567,385 523,938 4.2 3.6 4.1 3.7

Utah

1,578,158 1,606,335 1,577,161 1,620,827 54,798 51,985 50,796 48,899 3.5 3.2 3.2 3.0

Vermont

349,977 353,249 351,583 351,447 9,634 7,918 9,280 7,685 2.8 2.2 2.6 2.2

Virginia

4,372,040 4,442,939 4,389,731 4,480,895 141,290 129,817 134,893 128,911 3.2 2.9 3.1 2.9

Washington

3,800,402 3,890,598 3,821,752 3,932,146 165,869 169,900 163,247 177,232 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.5

Seattle-Bellevue-Everett(1)

1,686,047 1,715,683 1,696,019 1,733,060 62,682 49,602 61,699 54,825 3.7 2.9 3.6 3.2

West Virginia

795,082 807,953 791,543 805,994 43,196 39,291 40,525 36,986 5.4 4.9 5.1 4.6

Wisconsin

3,188,170 3,161,408 3,178,978 3,169,993 111,658 110,831 100,162 108,512 3.5 3.5 3.2 3.4

Wyoming

294,706 292,616 294,534 293,975 12,069 11,157 11,267 11,184 4.1 3.8 3.8 3.8

Puerto Rico

1,100,044 1,107,146 1,099,040 1,099,460 100,883 88,701 104,309 86,258 9.2 8.0 9.5 7.8

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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