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Local Area Unemployment Statistics
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Over-the-Month Change in Unemployment Rates for States, Seasonally Adjusted
State May 2020
rate
June 2020(p)
rate
Over-the-month
Change Rank

Nevada

25.3 15.0 -10.3 1

Hawaii

23.5 13.9 -9.6 2

Kentucky

10.9 4.3 -6.6 3

Michigan

21.3 14.8 -6.5 4

Oklahoma

12.6 6.6 -6.0 5

Washington

15.1 9.8 -5.3 6

North Carolina

12.8 7.6 -5.2 7

Louisiana

14.2 9.7 -4.5 8

Texas

13.0 8.6 -4.4 9

Rhode Island

16.4 12.4 -4.0 10

South Carolina

12.4 8.7 -3.7 11

New Hampshire

15.4 11.8 -3.6 12

Wisconsin

12.1 8.5 -3.6 12

Utah

8.6 5.1 -3.5 14

Delaware

15.9 12.5 -3.4 15

Idaho

9.0 5.6 -3.4 15

Vermont

12.8 9.4 -3.4 15

Florida

13.7 10.4 -3.3 18

Oregon

14.3 11.2 -3.1 19

North Dakota

9.1 6.1 -3.0 20

Ohio

13.9 10.9 -3.0 20

Maine

9.4 6.6 -2.8 22

Kansas

10.0 7.5 -2.5 23

West Virginia

12.9 10.4 -2.5 23

Iowa

10.2 8.0 -2.2 25

Missouri

10.1 7.9 -2.2 25

South Dakota

9.4 7.2 -2.2 25

Alabama

9.6 7.5 -2.1 28

Maryland

10.0 8.0 -2.0 29

Montana

9.0 7.1 -1.9 30

Georgia

9.4 7.6 -1.8 31

Mississippi

10.5 8.7 -1.8 31

Arkansas

9.6 8.0 -1.6 33

California

16.4 14.9 -1.5 34

Minnesota

9.9 8.6 -1.3 35

Tennessee

11.0 9.7 -1.3 35

Wyoming

8.8 7.6 -1.2 37

Indiana

12.3 11.2 -1.1 38

New Mexico

9.1 8.3 -0.8 39

Illinois

15.3 14.6 -0.7 40

Virginia

9.0 8.4 -0.6 41

Pennsylvania

13.4 13.0 -0.4 42

Alaska

12.7 12.4 -0.3 43

District of Columbia

8.8 8.6 -0.2 44

Connecticut

9.6 9.8 0.2 45

Colorado

10.2 10.5 0.3 46

Massachusetts

16.6 17.4 0.8 47

Arizona

9.0 10.0 1.0 48

New Jersey

15.4 16.6 1.2 49

New York

14.5 15.7 1.2 49

Nebraska

5.3 6.7 1.4 51

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: July 17, 2020