Unemployment Rate By HBCU State – September 2015


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STATES WITH RISING UNEMPLOYMENT: 1

STATES WITH DECLINING UNEMPLOYMENT: 19

STATES WITH UNCHANGED UNEMPLOYMENT: 4

LOWEST: TEXAS – 4.1%

HIGHEST – DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA – 6.8%

STATE – UNEMPLOYMENT RATE (PREVIOUS)*

ALABAMA –  6.0% (6.2%)

ARKANSAS – 5.2% (5.4%)

CALIFORNIA – 5.9% (6.1%)

DELAWARE – 4.9% (4.9%)

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA – 6.7% (6.8%)

FLORIDA – 5.2% (5.3%)

GEORGIA – 5.8% (5.9%)

ILLINOIS – 5.4% (5.6%)

KENTUCKY – 5.0% (5.2%)

LOUISIANA – 6.0% (6.0%)

MARYLAND – 5.1% (5.1%)

MASSACHUSETTS – 4.6% (4.7%)

MICHIGAN – 5.0% (5.1%)

MISSISSIPPI – 6.1% (6.3%)

MISSOURI –  5.3% (5.6%)

NEW YORK – 5.1% (5.2%)

NORTH CAROLINA – 5.8% (5.9%)

OHIO – 4.5% (4.7%)

OKLAHOMA – 4.4% (4.6%)

PENNSYLVANIA – 5.3% (5.4%)

SOUTH CAROLINA – 5.7% (6.0%)

TENNESSEE – 5.7% (5.7%)

TEXAS – 4.2% (4.1%)

VIRGINIA – 4.3% (4.5%)

*Previous month in parentheses.

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