Unemployment Rates by State, Seasonally Adjusted

Preliminary December 2014

United States 5.6%
Alabama 5.7%
Alaska 6.3%
Arizona 6.7%
Arkansas 5.7%
California 7.0%
Colorado 4.0%
Connecticut 6.4%
Delaware 5.4%
District of Columbia 7.3%
Florida 5.6%
Georgia 6.9%
Hawaii 4.0%
Idaho 3.7%
Illinois 6.2%
Indiana 5.8%
Iowa 4.1%
Kansas 4.2%
Kentucky 5.7%
Louisiana 6.7%
Maine 5.5%
Maryland 5.5%
Massachusetts 5.5%
Michigan 6.3%
Minnesota 3.6%
Mississippi 7.2%
Missouri 5.4%
Montana 4.2%
Nebraska 2.9%
Nevada 6.8%
New Hampshire 4.0%
New Jersey 6.2%
New Mexico 6.1%
New York 5.8%
North Carolina 5.5%
North Dakota 2.8%
Ohio 4.8%
Oklahoma 4.2%
Oregon 6.7%
Pennsylvania 4.8%
Rhode Island 6.8%
South Carolina 6.5%
South Dakota 3.3%
Tennessee 6.6%
Texas 4.6%
Utah 3.5%
Vermont 4.2%
Virginia 4.8%
Washington 6.3%
West Virginia 6.0%
Wisconsin 5.2%
Wyoming 4.2%

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 28-Jan-15
Prepared by: Economic & Labor Market Information Bureau, NHES
Next Scheduled Update: Feb-15