Indiana landed in the top 10 states with the biggest increase in unemployment due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new study.
According to the personal finance website WalletHub, Indiana has seen a 4,298.91% increase in 2020 compared to 2019.
The Hoosier state placed the highest of the Tri-State, with Kentucky ranking at 20 and Illinois at 42. Kentucky saw a 4,122.61% unemployment increase in 2020. Illinois saw the lowest, with a 2,163.86% unemployment increase.