Unemployment Rates for States, Seasonally Adjusted
State March 2017(p)
rate
Rank

Colorado

2.6 1

Hawaii

2.7 2

New Hampshire

2.8 3

North Dakota

2.8 3

South Dakota

2.8 3

Maine

3.0 6

Vermont

3.0 6

Iowa

3.1 8

Nebraska

3.1 8

Utah

3.1 8

Wisconsin

3.4 11

Idaho

3.5 12

Arkansas

3.6 13

Massachusetts

3.6 13

Kansas

3.8 15

Minnesota

3.8 15

Montana

3.8 15

Oregon

3.8 15

Virginia

3.8 15

Indiana

3.9 20

Missouri

3.9 20

New Jersey

4.2 22

Maryland

4.3 23

New York

4.3 23

Oklahoma

4.3 23

Rhode Island

4.3 23

South Carolina

4.4 27

Delaware

4.5 28

Wyoming

4.5 28

Washington

4.7 30

Connecticut

4.8 31

Florida

4.8 31

Nevada

4.8 31

Pennsylvania

4.8 31

California

4.9 35

Illinois

4.9 35

North Carolina

4.9 35

West Virginia

4.9 35

Arizona

5.0 39

Kentucky

5.0 39

Mississippi

5.0 39

Texas

5.0 39

Georgia

5.1 43

Michigan

5.1 43

Ohio

5.1 43

Tennessee

5.1 43

Louisiana

5.7 47

Alabama

5.8 48

District of Columbia

5.8 48

Alaska

6.4 50

New Mexico

6.7 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: April 21, 2017