Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States, Seasonally Adjusted
State June 2017
rate
July 2017(p)
rate
Over-the-month
Change Rank

Texas

4.6 4.3 -0.3 1

Tennessee

3.6 3.4 -0.2 2

Alabama

4.6 4.5 -0.1 3

Georgia

4.8 4.7 -0.1 3

Hawaii

2.8 2.7 -0.1 3

Idaho

3.1 3.0 -0.1 3

Louisiana

5.4 5.3 -0.1 3

Maryland

4.1 4.0 -0.1 3

Michigan

3.8 3.7 -0.1 3

Nebraska

2.9 2.8 -0.1 3

New Hampshire

2.9 2.8 -0.1 3

New Mexico

6.4 6.3 -0.1 3

North Carolina

4.2 4.1 -0.1 3

North Dakota

2.3 2.2 -0.1 3

Vermont

3.2 3.1 -0.1 3

Arizona

5.1 5.1 0.0 16

Arkansas

3.4 3.4 0.0 16

Connecticut

5.0 5.0 0.0 16

Florida

4.1 4.1 0.0 16

Iowa

3.2 3.2 0.0 16

Kansas

3.7 3.7 0.0 16

Massachusetts

4.3 4.3 0.0 16

Minnesota

3.7 3.7 0.0 16

Missouri

3.8 3.8 0.0 16

Montana

3.9 3.9 0.0 16

Pennsylvania

5.0 5.0 0.0 16

South Carolina

3.9 3.9 0.0 16

Washington

4.5 4.5 0.0 16

California

4.7 4.8 0.1 29

Colorado

2.3 2.4 0.1 29

Delaware

4.7 4.8 0.1 29

Illinois

4.7 4.8 0.1 29

Indiana

3.0 3.1 0.1 29

Nevada

4.7 4.8 0.1 29

New Jersey

4.1 4.2 0.1 29

Oklahoma

4.3 4.4 0.1 29

Oregon

3.7 3.8 0.1 29

Rhode Island

4.2 4.3 0.1 29

South Dakota

3.0 3.1 0.1 29

Utah

3.4 3.5 0.1 29

Virginia

3.7 3.8 0.1 29

West Virginia

4.6 4.7 0.1 29

Wisconsin

3.1 3.2 0.1 29

Wyoming

3.9 4.0 0.1 29

Alaska

6.8 7.0 0.2 45

Kentucky

5.1 5.3 0.2 45

Maine

3.5 3.7 0.2 45

Mississippi

5.0 5.2 0.2 45

New York

4.5 4.7 0.2 45

Ohio

5.0 5.2 0.2 45

District of Columbia

6.1 6.4 0.3 51

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: August 18, 2017