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Local Area Unemployment Statistics
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Unemployment Rates for States, Seasonally Adjusted
State February 2020(p)
rate
Rank

North Dakota

2.2 1

Vermont

2.4 2

Colorado

2.5 3

South Carolina

2.5 3

Utah

2.5 3

New Hampshire

2.6 6

Virginia

2.6 6

Alabama

2.7 8

Hawaii

2.7 8

Idaho

2.7 8

Florida

2.8 11

Iowa

2.8 11

Massachusetts

2.8 11

Nebraska

2.9 14

Georgia

3.1 15

Indiana

3.1 15

Kansas

3.1 15

Minnesota

3.1 15

Maine

3.2 19

Oklahoma

3.2 19

Maryland

3.3 21

Oregon

3.3 21

South Dakota

3.3 21

Illinois

3.4 24

Rhode Island

3.4 24

Tennessee

3.4 24

Arkansas

3.5 27

Missouri

3.5 27

Montana

3.5 27

Texas

3.5 27

Wisconsin

3.5 27

Michigan

3.6 32

Nevada

3.6 32

North Carolina

3.6 32

New York

3.7 35

Wyoming

3.7 35

Connecticut

3.8 37

New Jersey

3.8 37

Washington

3.8 37

California

3.9 40

Delaware

3.9 40

Ohio

4.1 42

Kentucky

4.2 43

Arizona

4.5 44

Pennsylvania

4.7 45

New Mexico

4.8 46

West Virginia

4.9 47

District of Columbia

5.2 48

Louisiana

5.2 48

Mississippi

5.4 50

Alaska

5.8 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: March 27, 2020