Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States

Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States
Monthly Rankings
Seasonally Adjusted
May 2014 June 2014p
Rank State Rate Rate Change
1 ILLINOIS 7.5 7.1 -0.4
2 COLORADO 5.8 5.5 -0.3
2 KENTUCKY 7.7 7.4 -0.3
2 RHODE ISLAND 8.2 7.9 -0.3
2 WASHINGTON 6.1 5.8 -0.3
6 ARKANSAS 6.4 6.2 -0.2
6 CALIFORNIA 7.6 7.4 -0.2
6 CONNECTICUT 6.9 6.7 -0.2
6 IDAHO 4.9 4.7 -0.2
6 MAINE 5.7 5.5 -0.2
6 NEVADA 7.9 7.7 -0.2
6 NEW JERSEY 6.8 6.6 -0.2
13 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 7.5 7.4 -0.1
13 FLORIDA 6.3 6.2 -0.1
13 MASSACHUSETTS 5.6 5.5 -0.1
13 MINNESOTA 4.6 4.5 -0.1
13 MISSOURI 6.6 6.5 -0.1
13 MONTANA 4.6 4.5 -0.1
13 NEBRASKA 3.6 3.5 -0.1
13 NEW YORK 6.7 6.6 -0.1
13 OKLAHOMA 4.6 4.5 -0.1
13 UTAH 3.6 3.5 -0.1
13 WEST VIRGINIA 6.3 6.2 -0.1
24 ALABAMA 6.8 6.8 0.0
24 HAWAII 4.4 4.4 0.0
24 IOWA 4.4 4.4 0.0
24 MICHIGAN 7.5 7.5 0.0
24 NEW HAMPSHIRE 4.4 4.4 0.0
24 NEW MEXICO 6.5 6.5 0.0
24 NORTH CAROLINA 6.4 6.4 0.0
24 OHIO 5.5 5.5 0.0
24 OREGON 6.8 6.8 0.0
24 PENNSYLVANIA 5.6 5.6 0.0
24 SOUTH CAROLINA 5.3 5.3 0.0
24 SOUTH DAKOTA 3.8 3.8 0.0
24 TEXAS 5.1 5.1 0.0
24 WISCONSIN 5.7 5.7 0.0
38 ALASKA 6.3 6.4 0.1
38 ARIZONA 6.8 6.9 0.1
38 KANSAS 4.8 4.9 0.1
38 LOUISIANA 4.9 5.0 0.1
38 NORTH DAKOTA 2.6 2.7 0.1
43 DELAWARE 5.9 6.1 0.2
43 GEORGIA 7.2 7.4 0.2
43 INDIANA 5.7 5.9 0.2
43 MARYLAND 5.6 5.8 0.2
43 MISSISSIPPI 7.7 7.9 0.2
43 TENNESSEE 6.4 6.6 0.2
43 VERMONT 3.3 3.5 0.2
43 VIRGINIA 5.1 5.3 0.2
43 WYOMING 3.8 4.0 0.2

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 18, 2014