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 2019
State Unemployment Insurance Rate Rank
New Jersey 57.2%1st
Massachusetts 51.8%2nd
Connecticut 45.2%3rd
Vermont 44.1%4th
Rhode Island 42.1%5th
California 41.1%6th
Iowa 40.7%7th
Minnesota 39.7%8th
Pennsylvania 38.2%9th
Hawaii 37.5%10th
Illinois 37.0%11th
Montana 36.0%12th
North Dakota 35.4%13th
New York 35.3%14th
Oregon 34.2%15th
Nevada 30.3%16th
Wisconsin 29.8%17th
Alaska 28.7%18th
Washington 27.8%19th
West Virginia 27.4%20th
Delaware 27.2%21st
Michigan 26.8%22nd
Maine 25.9%23rd
District of Columbia 24.6%24th
Idaho 24.4%25th
Texas 24.1%26th
Arkansas 23.9%27th
Alabama 23.4%28th
Maryland 22.9%29th
Oklahoma 22.7%30th
South Carolina 21.7%31st
Colorado 21.3%32nd
Ohio 20.9%33rd
Missouri 20.9%33rd
Wyoming 20.4%35th
Utah 19.7%36th
Kentucky 19.5%37th
Kansas 18.8%38th
New Mexico 18.7%39th
Indiana 17.7%40th
New Hampshire 16.4%41st
Virginia 15.4%42nd
Georgia 14.8%43rd
Tennessee 13.8%44th
Arizona 13.7%45th
Nebraska 13.6%46th
Mississippi 12.2%47th
Louisiana 12.0%48th
South Dakota 11.5%49th
Florida 11.3%50th
North Carolina 9.3%51st