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Local Area Unemployment Statistics
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Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States

Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States, Seasonally Adjusted
State April 2022
rate
May 2022(p)
rate
Over-the-month
Change Rank

California

4.6 4.3 -0.3 1

Iowa

3.0 2.7 -0.3 1

Missouri

3.4 3.1 -0.3 1

Rhode Island

3.2 2.9 -0.3 1

Connecticut

4.4 4.2 -0.2 5

Maryland

4.2 4.0 -0.2 5

Massachusetts

4.1 3.9 -0.2 5

Minnesota

2.2 2.0 -0.2 5

New Hampshire

2.3 2.1 -0.2 5

New Jersey

4.1 3.9 -0.2 5

New Mexico

5.3 5.1 -0.2 5

North Dakota

2.8 2.6 -0.2 5

Pennsylvania

4.8 4.6 -0.2 5

Vermont

2.5 2.3 -0.2 5

Washington

4.1 3.9 -0.2 5

Alabama

2.8 2.7 -0.1 16

Alaska

4.8 4.7 -0.1 16

Colorado

3.6 3.5 -0.1 16

District of Columbia

5.8 5.7 -0.1 16

Georgia

3.1 3.0 -0.1 16

Idaho

2.6 2.5 -0.1 16

Kansas

2.4 2.3 -0.1 16

Kentucky

3.9 3.8 -0.1 16

Louisiana

4.1 4.0 -0.1 16

Maine

3.3 3.2 -0.1 16

Mississippi

4.1 4.0 -0.1 16

Nevada

5.0 4.9 -0.1 16

New York

4.5 4.4 -0.1 16

Ohio

4.0 3.9 -0.1 16

Oregon

3.7 3.6 -0.1 16

Texas

4.3 4.2 -0.1 16

West Virginia

3.6 3.5 -0.1 16

Wyoming

3.3 3.2 -0.1 16

Arizona

3.2 3.2 0.0 34

Arkansas

3.2 3.2 0.0 34

Delaware

4.5 4.5 0.0 34

Florida

3.0 3.0 0.0 34

Illinois

4.6 4.6 0.0 34

Indiana

2.2 2.2 0.0 34

Michigan

4.3 4.3 0.0 34

Nebraska

1.9 1.9 0.0 34

North Carolina

3.4 3.4 0.0 34

South Carolina

3.3 3.3 0.0 34

South Dakota

2.3 2.3 0.0 34

Virginia

3.0 3.0 0.0 34

Hawaii

4.1 4.2 0.1 46

Montana

2.3 2.4 0.1 46

Oklahoma

2.7 2.8 0.1 46

Tennessee

3.2 3.3 0.1 46

Utah

1.9 2.0 0.1 46

Wisconsin

2.8 2.9 0.1 46

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: June 17, 2022