Missouri has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the country, according to a new study from WalletHub.

Missouri had a May unemployment rate of 9.8 percent, a 221-percent increase over the same time a year ago.

The state has some of the fewest COVID 19 restrictions nationwide, allowing more residents to get to work freely and fast.

Of a recent survey conducted, Missouri ranked 6th overall in COVID restrictions.

It also ranked 2nd in overall restaurant and bar re-openings, as well as 6th based on overall business re-openings nationwide.