Unemployment Rates by State, Seasonally Adjusted

Preliminary August 2014

United States 6.1%
Alabama 6.9%
Alaska 6.8%
Arizona 7.1%
Arkansas 6.3%
California 7.4%
Colorado 5.1%
Connecticut 6.6%
Delaware 6.5%
District of Columbia 7.6%
Florida 6.3%
Georgia 8.1%
Hawaii 4.3%
Idaho 4.7%
Illinois 6.7%
Indiana 5.8%
Iowa 4.5%
Kansas 4.9%
Kentucky 7.1%
Louisiana 5.8%
Maine 5.6%
Maryland 6.4%
Massachusetts 5.8%
Michigan 7.4%
Minnesota 4.3%
Mississippi 7.9%
Missouri 6.3%
Montana 4.7%
Nebraska 3.6%
Nevada 7.6%
New Hampshire 4.4%
New Jersey 6.6%
New Mexico 6.7%
New York 6.4%
North Carolina 6.8%
North Dakota 2.8%
Ohio 5.7%
Oklahoma 4.7%
Oregon 7.2%
Pennsylvania 5.8%
Rhode Island 7.7%
South Carolina 6.4%
South Dakota 3.6%
Tennessee 7.4%
Texas 5.3%
Utah 3.6%
Vermont 4.1%
Virginia 5.6%
Washington 5.6%
West Virginia 6.6%
Wisconsin 5.6%
Wyoming 4.6%

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 19-Sep-14
Prepared by: Economic & Labor Market Information Bureau, NHES
Next Scheduled Update: Oct-14