Map Key
  • Less than 19 %
  • 19.1 - 25 %
  • 25.1 - 31 %
  • 31.1 - 37 %
  • More than 37 %
Percentage of unemployed workers who received unemployment insurance in 2016
State Unemployment Insurance Rate Rank
Massachusetts 51.1%1st
New Jersey 46.3%2nd
North Dakota 43.1%3rd
Vermont 41.7%4th
Connecticut 40.5%5th
Alaska 39.6%6th
Minnesota 38.8%7th
Pennsylvania 38.8%8th
Montana 37.9%9th
Iowa 36.0%10th
West Virginia 35.0%11th
California 34.9%12th
New York 34.7%13th
Hawaii 33.8%14th
Wyoming 33.6%15th
Rhode Island 32.4%16th
Arkansas 32.1%17th
Wisconsin 31.8%18th
Delaware 31.0%19th
Illinois 30.2%20th
Oregon 29.8%21st
Colorado 29.1%22nd
Nevada 28.9%23rd
Maryland 28.2%24th
Texas 28.2%25th
Maine 28.2%26th
Michigan 26.9%27th
Idaho 25.7%28th
Washington 25.2%29th
Oklahoma 23.7%30th
Kentucky 22.8%31st
Ohio 22.5%32nd
Kansas 22.3%33rd
New Hampshire 20.9%34th
Utah 20.7%35th
New Mexico 20.5%36th
Missouri 20.2%37th
Indiana 18.4%38th
Mississippi 17.8%39th
Arizona 17.8%40th
Nebraska 17.6%41st
Alabama 16.7%42nd
Virginia 16.4%43rd
District of Columbia 16.2%44th
South Dakota 15.9%45th
South Carolina 14.8%46th
Tennessee 13.2%47th
Georgia 12.5%48th
Louisiana 12.2%49th
North Carolina 10.9%50th
Florida 10.0%51st