Unemployment Rates by State, Seasonally Adjusted

Preliminary October 2014

United States 5.8%
Alabama 6.3%
Alaska 6.8%
Arizona 6.8%
Arkansas 6.0%
California 7.3%
Colorado 4.3%
Connecticut 6.4%
Delaware 6.4%
District of Columbia 7.6%
Florida 6.0%
Georgia 7.7%
Hawaii 4.1%
Idaho 4.1%
Illinois 6.6%
Indiana 5.7%
Iowa 4.5%
Kansas 4.4%
Kentucky 6.2%
Louisiana 6.2%
Maine 5.8%
Maryland 6.0%
Massachusetts 6.0%
Michigan 7.1%
Minnesota 3.9%
Mississippi 7.6%
Missouri 5.9%
Montana 4.5%
Nebraska 3.4%
Nevada 7.1%
New Hampshire 4.2%
New Jersey 6.6%
New Mexico 6.5%
New York 6.0%
North Carolina 6.3%
North Dakota 2.8%
Ohio 5.3%
Oklahoma 4.5%
Oregon 7.0%
Pennsylvania 5.4%
Rhode Island 7.4%
South Carolina 6.7%
South Dakota 3.3%
Tennessee 7.1%
Texas 5.1%
Utah 3.6%
Vermont 4.4%
Virginia 5.3%
Washington 6.0%
West Virginia 6.5%
Wisconsin 5.4%
Wyoming 4.7%

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 21-Nov-14
Prepared by: Economic & Labor Market Information Bureau, NHES
Next Scheduled Update: Dec-14