Unemployment Rates, 2014

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 Civilian Labor Force, 2014Persons Employed, 2014Persons Unemployed, 2014Unemployment Rate, 2014Unemployment Rate, Percent of U.S. Average, 2014
United States155,922,000 146,305,000 9,617,000 6.2% 100.0%
Appalachian Region11,711,842 10,950,907 760,935 6.5% 105.3%
STATE TOTALS
Alabama2,150,118 2,003,910 146,208 6.8% 110.2%
Georgia4,756,708 4,414,343 342,365 7.2% 116.7%
Kentucky2,005,252 1,875,146 130,106 6.5% 105.2%
Maryland3,111,329 2,929,977 181,352 5.8% 94.5%
Mississippi1,236,310 1,139,967 96,343 7.8% 126.3%
New York9,569,062 8,964,021 605,041 6.3% 102.5%
North Carolina4,656,194 4,370,379 285,815 6.1% 99.5%
Ohio5,719,472 5,391,503 327,969 5.7% 93.0%
Pennsylvania6,378,495 6,008,533 369,962 5.8% 94.0%
South Carolina2,197,587 2,056,136 141,451 6.4% 104.4%
Tennessee3,011,495 2,810,862 200,633 6.7% 108.0%
Virginia4,261,175 4,041,105 220,070 5.2% 83.7%
West Virginia790,035 738,527 51,508 6.5% 105.7%
STATE APPALACHIAN TOTALS
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Appalachian Alabama1,404,346 1,313,154 91,192 6.5% 105.3%
Appalachian Georgia1,471,540 1,375,020 96,520 6.6% 106.3%
Appalachian Kentucky449,961 411,579 38,382 8.5% 138.3%
Appalachian Maryland124,834 116,358 8,476 6.8% 110.1%
Appalachian Mississippi261,994 239,048 22,946 8.8% 142.0%
Appalachian New York488,578 457,972 30,606 6.3% 101.6%
Appalachian North Carolina790,719 744,397 46,322 5.9% 95.0%
Appalachian Ohio911,257 850,073 61,184 6.7% 108.9%
Appalachian Pennsylvania2,844,075 2,673,096 170,979 6.0% 97.5%
Appalachian South Carolina564,872 531,493 33,379 5.9% 95.8%
Appalachian Tennessee1,264,965 1,178,388 86,577 6.8% 111.0%
Appalachian Virginia344,657 321,796 22,861 6.6% 107.5%
Appalachian West Virginia790,044 738,533 51,511 6.5% 105.7%