Unemployment Rates by State, Seasonally Adjusted

Preliminary January 2016

United States 4.8%
Alabama 6.4%
Alaska 6.5%
Arizona 5.0%
Arkansas 3.8%
California 5.1%
Colorado 2.9%
Connecticut 4.5%
Delaware 4.4%
District of Columbia 5.7%
Florida 5.0%
Georgia 5.5%
Hawaii 2.8%
Idaho 3.6%
Illinois 5.7%
Indiana 4.0%
Iowa 3.3%
Kansas 4.1%
Kentucky 5.0%
Louisiana 5.9%
Maine 3.5%
Maryland 4.2%
Massachusetts 3.2%
Michigan 5.2%
Minnesota 4.0%
Mississippi 5.5%
Missouri 4.2%
Montana 3.9%
Nebraska 3.3%
Nevada 5.0%
New Hampshire 2.7%
New Jersey 4.6%
New Mexico 6.7%
New York 4.6%
North Carolina 5.3%
North Dakota 3.0%
Ohio 5.0%
Oklahoma 4.7%
Oregon 4.3%
Pennsylvania 5.2%
Rhode Island 4.7%
South Carolina 4.4%
South Dakota 2.9%
Tennessee 5.4%
Texas 4.8%
Utah 3.1%
Vermont 3.1%
Virginia 4.0%
Washington 5.1%
West Virginia 5.6%
Wisconsin 3.9%
Wyoming 4.8%

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 13-Mar-17
Prepared by: Economic & Labor Market Information Bureau, NHES
Next Scheduled Update: Apr-17