Unemployment Rates by State, Seasonally Adjusted

Preliminary April 2016

United States 5.0%
Alabama 6.1%
Alaska 6.6%
Arizona 5.5%
Arkansas 3.9%
California 5.3%
Colorado 3.1%
Connecticut 5.7%
Delaware 4.2%
District of Columbia 6.4%
Florida 4.8%
Georgia 5.5%
Hawaii 3.2%
Idaho 3.7%
Illinois 6.6%
Indiana 5.2%
Iowa 3.9%
Kansas 3.8%
Kentucky 5.3%
Louisiana 6.3%
Maine 3.4%
Maryland 4.6%
Massachusetts 4.2%
Michigan 4.8%
Minnesota 3.8%
Mississippi 6.0%
Missouri 4.3%
Montana 4.2%
Nebraska 3.0%
Nevada 5.8%
New Hampshire 2.6%
New Jersey 4.7%
New Mexico 6.2%
New York 4.9%
North Carolina 5.4%
North Dakota 3.2%
Ohio 5.2%
Oklahoma 4.5%
Oregon 4.5%
Pennsylvania 5.3%
Rhode Island 5.3%
South Carolina 5.8%
South Dakota 2.5%
Tennessee 4.3%
Texas 4.4%
Utah 3.7%
Vermont 3.2%
Virginia 3.9%
Washington 5.8%
West Virginia 6.4%
Wisconsin 4.4%
Wyoming 5.5%

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 20-May-16
Prepared by: Economic & Labor Market Information Bureau, NHES
Next Scheduled Update: June-16