Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States

Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States
Monthly Rankings
Seasonally Adjusted
June 2015 July 2015p
Rank State Rate Rate Change
1 CONNECTICUT 5.7 5.4 -0.3
1 HAWAII 4.0 3.7 -0.3
3 DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 7.0 6.8 -0.2
3 FLORIDA 5.6 5.4 -0.2
3 INDIANA 4.9 4.7 -0.2
3 LOUISIANA 6.4 6.2 -0.2
3 MICHIGAN 5.5 5.3 -0.2
3 NEW JERSEY 6.1 5.9 -0.2
3 OHIO 5.2 5.0 -0.2
3 SOUTH CAROLINA 6.6 6.4 -0.2
11 ALASKA 6.8 6.7 -0.1
11 ARKANSAS 5.7 5.6 -0.1
11 CALIFORNIA 6.3 6.2 -0.1
11 COLORADO 4.4 4.3 -0.1
11 GEORGIA 6.1 6.0 -0.1
11 ILLINOIS 5.9 5.8 -0.1
11 MAINE 4.7 4.6 -0.1
11 MISSISSIPPI 6.6 6.5 -0.1
11 NEVADA 6.9 6.8 -0.1
11 NEW HAMPSHIRE 3.8 3.7 -0.1
11 NEW YORK 5.5 5.4 -0.1
11 NORTH DAKOTA 3.1 3.0 -0.1
11 RHODE ISLAND 5.9 5.8 -0.1
11 VIRGINIA 4.9 4.8 -0.1
11 WYOMING 4.2 4.1 -0.1
26 DELAWARE 4.7 4.7 0.0
26 MARYLAND 5.2 5.2 0.0
26 MASSACHUSETTS 4.7 4.7 0.0
26 MISSOURI 5.8 5.8 0.0
26 OKLAHOMA 4.5 4.5 0.0
26 PENNSYLVANIA 5.4 5.4 0.0
26 SOUTH DAKOTA 3.8 3.8 0.0
26 TENNESSEE 5.7 5.7 0.0
26 TEXAS 4.2 4.2 0.0
26 VERMONT 3.6 3.6 0.0
26 WASHINGTON 5.3 5.3 0.0
26 WISCONSIN 4.6 4.6 0.0
38 ALABAMA 6.1 6.2 0.1
38 IDAHO 4.0 4.1 0.1
38 IOWA 3.7 3.8 0.1
38 KANSAS 4.5 4.6 0.1
38 KENTUCKY 5.1 5.2 0.1
38 MINNESOTA 3.9 4.0 0.1
38 MONTANA 3.9 4.0 0.1
38 NEBRASKA 2.6 2.7 0.1
38 NEW MEXICO 6.4 6.5 0.1
38 NORTH CAROLINA 5.8 5.9 0.1
38 UTAH 3.5 3.6 0.1
38 WEST VIRGINIA 7.4 7.5 0.1
50 ARIZONA 5.9 6.1 0.2
51 OREGON 5.5 5.9 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: August 21, 2015