Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States

Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States
Monthly Rankings
Seasonally Adjusted
May 2016 June 2016p
Rank State Rate Rate Change
1 GEORGIA 5.3 5.1 -0.2
1 ILLINOIS 6.4 6.2 -0.2
1 INDIANA 5.0 4.8 -0.2
1 MARYLAND 4.5 4.3 -0.2
1 NORTH CAROLINA 5.1 4.9 -0.2
1 SOUTH CAROLINA 5.6 5.4 -0.2
1 WEST VIRGINIA 6.2 6.0 -0.2
8 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 6.1 6.0 -0.1
8 KENTUCKY 5.1 5.0 -0.1
8 LOUISIANA 6.3 6.2 -0.1
8 MICHIGAN 4.7 4.6 -0.1
8 OHIO 5.1 5.0 -0.1
13 ALABAMA 6.0 6.0 0.0
13 ALASKA 6.7 6.7 0.0
13 ARKANSAS 3.8 3.8 0.0
13 FLORIDA 4.7 4.7 0.0
13 IDAHO 3.7 3.7 0.0
13 MASSACHUSETTS 4.2 4.2 0.0
13 MINNESOTA 3.8 3.8 0.0
13 MISSISSIPPI 5.9 5.9 0.0
13 MONTANA 4.2 4.2 0.0
13 NEBRASKA 3.0 3.0 0.0
13 NEW MEXICO 6.2 6.2 0.0
13 NEW YORK 4.7 4.7 0.0
13 NORTH DAKOTA 3.2 3.2 0.0
13 TENNESSEE 4.1 4.1 0.0
13 VIRGINIA 3.7 3.7 0.0
13 WASHINGTON 5.8 5.8 0.0
13 WISCONSIN 4.2 4.2 0.0
30 CONNECTICUT 5.7 5.8 0.1
30 DELAWARE 4.1 4.2 0.1
30 HAWAII 3.2 3.3 0.1
30 IOWA 3.9 4.0 0.1
30 KANSAS 3.7 3.8 0.1
30 NEW HAMPSHIRE 2.7 2.8 0.1
30 OKLAHOMA 4.7 4.8 0.1
30 PENNSYLVANIA 5.5 5.6 0.1
30 RHODE ISLAND 5.4 5.5 0.1
30 TEXAS 4.4 4.5 0.1
30 VERMONT 3.1 3.2 0.1
30 WYOMING 5.6 5.7 0.1
42 ARIZONA 5.6 5.8 0.2
42 CALIFORNIA 5.2 5.4 0.2
42 MAINE 3.5 3.7 0.2
42 MISSOURI 4.3 4.5 0.2
42 NEW JERSEY 4.9 5.1 0.2
42 SOUTH DAKOTA 2.5 2.7 0.2
42 UTAH 3.8 4.0 0.2
49 NEVADA 6.1 6.4 0.3
49 OREGON 4.5 4.8 0.3
51 COLORADO 3.3 3.7 0.4

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: July 22, 2016