Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States, Seasonally Adjusted
State June 2018
rate
July 2018(p)
rate
Over-the-month
Change Rank

Alaska

7.1 6.9 -0.2 1

Georgia

4.1 3.9 -0.2 1

New Mexico

4.9 4.7 -0.2 1

New York

4.5 4.3 -0.2 1

Rhode Island

4.3 4.1 -0.2 1

South Carolina

3.8 3.6 -0.2 1

Arizona

4.7 4.6 -0.1 7

Arkansas

3.8 3.7 -0.1 7

Florida

3.8 3.7 -0.1 7

Illinois

4.3 4.2 -0.1 7

Iowa

2.7 2.6 -0.1 7

Michigan

4.4 4.3 -0.1 7

Minnesota

3.1 3.0 -0.1 7

Missouri

3.5 3.4 -0.1 7

Montana

3.8 3.7 -0.1 7

Nevada

4.7 4.6 -0.1 7

New Jersey

4.3 4.2 -0.1 7

North Carolina

4.2 4.1 -0.1 7

Oklahoma

3.9 3.8 -0.1 7

Oregon

4.0 3.9 -0.1 7

Pennsylvania

4.3 4.2 -0.1 7

South Dakota

3.2 3.1 -0.1 7

Virginia

3.2 3.1 -0.1 7

Washington

4.7 4.6 -0.1 7

Alabama

4.1 4.1 0.0 25

California

4.2 4.2 0.0 25

Connecticut

4.4 4.4 0.0 25

Delaware

3.9 3.9 0.0 25

District of Columbia

5.6 5.6 0.0 25

Hawaii

2.1 2.1 0.0 25

Idaho

2.9 2.9 0.0 25

Kansas

3.4 3.4 0.0 25

Maryland

4.3 4.3 0.0 25

Nebraska

2.9 2.9 0.0 25

New Hampshire

2.7 2.7 0.0 25

North Dakota

2.6 2.6 0.0 25

Tennessee

3.5 3.5 0.0 25

Texas

4.0 4.0 0.0 25

Vermont

2.8 2.8 0.0 25

Wisconsin

2.9 2.9 0.0 25

Colorado

2.7 2.8 0.1 41

Indiana

3.3 3.4 0.1 41

Kentucky

4.2 4.3 0.1 41

Maine

2.9 3.0 0.1 41

Massachusetts

3.5 3.6 0.1 41

Mississippi

4.7 4.8 0.1 41

Ohio

4.5 4.6 0.1 41

Utah

3.0 3.1 0.1 41

West Virginia

5.3 5.4 0.1 41

Wyoming

3.7 3.8 0.1 41

Louisiana

4.7 4.9 0.2 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 17, 2018