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Local Area Unemployment Statistics

Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States

Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States, Seasonally Adjusted
State November 2023
rate
December 2023(p)
rate
Over-the-month
Change Rank

Minnesota

3.1 2.9 -0.2 1

Indiana

3.7 3.6 -0.1 2

Iowa

3.3 3.2 -0.1 2

Kansas

2.9 2.8 -0.1 2

Texas

4.1 4.0 -0.1 2

Arizona

4.3 4.3 0.0 6

Delaware

4.2 4.2 0.0 6

Georgia

3.4 3.4 0.0 6

Hawaii

2.9 2.9 0.0 6

Idaho

3.3 3.3 0.0 6

Kentucky

4.3 4.3 0.0 6

Michigan

4.3 4.3 0.0 6

Mississippi

3.3 3.3 0.0 6

Nebraska

2.3 2.3 0.0 6

Nevada

5.4 5.4 0.0 6

North Carolina

3.5 3.5 0.0 6

North Dakota

1.9 1.9 0.0 6

South Carolina

3.0 3.0 0.0 6

South Dakota

2.0 2.0 0.0 6

Tennessee

3.5 3.5 0.0 6

Utah

2.8 2.8 0.0 6

Wisconsin

3.3 3.3 0.0 6

Wyoming

3.0 3.0 0.0 6

Alaska

4.4 4.5 0.1 24

Arkansas

3.3 3.4 0.1 24

Colorado

3.3 3.4 0.1 24

District of Columbia

5.0 5.1 0.1 24

Florida

2.9 3.0 0.1 24

Illinois

4.7 4.8 0.1 24

Maryland

1.8 1.9 0.1 24

Missouri

3.2 3.3 0.1 24

New Jersey

4.7 4.8 0.1 24

New Mexico

3.9 4.0 0.1 24

Ohio

3.6 3.7 0.1 24

Oklahoma

3.3 3.4 0.1 24

Oregon

3.6 3.7 0.1 24

Pennsylvania

3.4 3.5 0.1 24

Vermont

2.1 2.2 0.1 24

Virginia

2.9 3.0 0.1 24

West Virginia

4.2 4.3 0.1 24

Alabama

2.4 2.6 0.2 41

California

4.9 5.1 0.2 41

Connecticut

3.6 3.8 0.2 41

Louisiana

3.5 3.7 0.2 41

Maine

3.0 3.2 0.2 41

Montana

3.0 3.2 0.2 41

New Hampshire

2.3 2.5 0.2 41

New York

4.3 4.5 0.2 41

Washington

4.0 4.2 0.2 41

Massachusetts

2.9 3.2 0.3 50

Rhode Island

2.9 3.2 0.3 50

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

Note: Rates shown are a percentage of the labor force. Data refer to place of residence. Estimates for the current month are subject to revision the following month.

 

Last Modified Date: January 23, 2024