Map Key
  • Less than 19 %
  • 19.1 - 25 %
  • 25.1 - 31 %
  • 31.1 - 37 %
  • More than 37 %
Percentage of unemployed workers who were helped by unemployment insurance in 2014.
State Unemployment Insurance Rate Rank
Alaska 53.4%1st
Pennsylvania 45.5%2nd
New Jersey 44.6%3rd
Minnesota 44.5%4th
Massachusetts 42.9%5th
Vermont 42.2%6th
North Dakota 42.2%7th
Connecticut 39.8%8th
District of Columbia 39.7%9th
Wisconsin 38.4%10th
Montana 37.9%11th
Hawaii 36.0%12th
New York 34.1%13th
West Virginia 33.3%14th
Indiana 33.2%15th
California 32.5%16th
Wyoming 32.4%17th
Kansas 31.8%18th
Delaware 31.5%19th
Illinois 29.9%20th
Arkansas 29.9%21st
Oregon 29.7%22nd
Maine 28.7%23rd
Idaho 28.6%24th
Rhode Island 28.5%25th
Washington 28.4%26th
Nevada 28.4%27th
Maryland 26.9%28th
Colorado 26.7%29th
Nebraska 26.5%30th
New Mexico 24.4%31st
Michigan 24.4%32nd
Utah 23.6%33rd
Ohio 23.1%34th
Texas 22.8%35th
New Hampshire 22.5%36th
Kentucky 21.9%37th
Oklahoma 21.3%38th
Missouri 21.0%39th
Iowa 19.4%40th
Alabama 18.8%41st
North Carolina 18.8%42nd
Virginia 18.6%43rd
Mississippi 18.5%44th
Arizona 17.4%45th
Tennessee 16.4%46th
South Carolina 15.9%47th
Louisiana 14.7%48th
South Dakota 14.5%49th
Florida 14.4%50th
Georgia 14.1%51st