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 2018
State Unemployment Insurance Rate Rank
New Jersey 51.7%1st
Massachusetts 49.3%2nd
Minnesota 46.3%3rd
Iowa 45.7%4th
Connecticut 44.5%5th
Hawaii 42.2%6th
Vermont 41.0%7th
Pennsylvania 40.8%8th
California 40.3%9th
Rhode Island 38.6%10th
North Dakota 36.1%11th
Montana 35.7%12th
New York 35.4%13th
Illinois 35.3%14th
Wisconsin 34.0%15th
Oregon 30.9%16th
Alaska 30.5%17th
Delaware 29.4%18th
Nevada 28.6%19th
Michigan 26.6%20th
Idaho 26.4%21st
Washington 26.2%22nd
Missouri 24.7%23rd
Maryland 24.2%24th
Arkansas 24.1%25th
West Virginia 24.0%26th
Maine 23.8%27th
Texas 22.4%28th
Kentucky 20.8%29th
Wyoming 20.2%30th
South Carolina 20.2%31st
Ohio 20.0%32nd
Oklahoma 20.0%33rd
Kansas 19.8%34th
Colorado 19.7%35th
New Mexico 19.4%36th
District of Columbia 19.4%37th
Alabama 19.2%38th
New Hampshire 18.9%39th
Indiana 18.2%40th
Nebraska 18.0%41st
Utah 17.5%42nd
Virginia 16.4%43rd
Arizona 15.1%44th
Mississippi 14.4%45th
Tennessee 14.0%46th
Georgia 13.5%47th
Louisiana 13.1%48th
South Dakota 12.9%49th
Florida 10.8%50th
North Carolina 10.5%51st