September 23, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

State unemployment rates, August 2011

Unemployment rates, August 2011, selected states, seasonally adjusted
State Unemployment rate (p)

Highest

 

  Nevada

13.4

  California

12.1

  Michigan

11.2

  South Carolina

11.1

  District of Columbia

11.1

Lowest

 

  Oklahoma

5.6

  New Hampshire

5.3

  South Dakota

4.7

  Nebraska

4.2

  North Dakota

3.5

Footnotes:
(p) = preliminary

These data are featured in the TED article, State unemployment rates, August 2011.

 

 

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