IDAHO – Idaho is at the top of the list for states with the best recovery in unemployment.
According to a new WalletHub study released August 21, Idaho’s unemployment rates bounced back the most during July of 2020.
Out of all 50 states and The District of Columbia, Idaho ranks first in recovery. Idaho’s overall unemployment rate is 4.7%.
The hard-hit states of New York and Massachusetts came in last. Their unemployment rates hover around 16%.
Details of the study, including the metrics WalletHub used to determine Idaho’s overall economic health, can be found here.