Unemployment Rates by State, Seasonally Adjusted

Preliminary December 2017

US Rate: 4.1%

State Rate
Alabama 3.5%
Alaska 7.3%
Arizona 4.5%
Arkansas 3.7%
California 4.3%
Colorado 3.1%
Connecticut 4.6%
Delaware 4.6%
District of Columbia 6.0%
Florida 3.7%
Georgia 4.4%
Hawaii 2.0%
Idaho 2.9%
Illinois 4.8%
Indiana 3.4%
Iowa 2.8%
Kansas 3.4%
Kentucky 4.4%
Louisiana 4.6%
Maine 3.0%
Maryland 4.0%
Massachusetts 3.5%
Michigan 4.7%
Minnesota 3.1%
Mississippi 4.6%
Missouri 3.5%
Montana 4.1%
Nebraska 2.7%
Nevada 5.0%
New Hampshire 2.6%
New Jersey 5.0%
New Mexico 6.0%
New York 4.6%
North Carolina 4.5%
North Dakota 2.6%
Ohio 4.7%
Oklahoma 4.1%
Oregon 4.1%
Pennsylvania 4.7%
Rhode Island 4.4%
South Carolina 4.1%
South Dakota 3.5%
Tennessee 3.2%
Texas 3.9%
Utah 3.1%
Vermont 2.8%
Virginia 3.7%
Washington 4.5%
West Virginia 5.5%
Wisconsin 3.0%
Wyoming 4.2%

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 23-Jan-18
Prepared by: Economic & Labor Market Information Bureau, NHES
Next Scheduled Update: Feb-18