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August 20, 2012 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

State unemployment rates, July 2012

States with statistically significant unemployment rate increases, June 2012 to July 2012, seasonally adjusted
State Percentage point increase

Alabama

0.5

Alaska

0.5

Connecticut

0.4

Michigan

0.4

Nevada

0.4

Georgia

0.3

New Hampshire

0.3

Pennsylvania

0.3

Tennessee

0.3

Vermont

0.3

Wisconsin

0.3

Florida

0.2

Iowa

0.2

Minnesota

0.2

Oregon

0.2

Virginia

0.2

Nebraska

0.1

South Dakota

0.1

These data are featured in the TED article, State unemployment rates, July 2012.

 

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