According to the Minneapolis Federal Reserve, Wisconsin’s unemployment rate fell during the time period of June 2009 to April 2011 more than the national average. During this period the average unemployment rate in Wisconsin was 8.4 percent. Starting at 9.2 percent in June of 2009 and falling to 7.3 percent in April 2011. This chart, put together by the Minneapolis Federal Reserve, also shows the changes in the unemployment rates of the other states in Wisconsin’s Federal Reserve district. You can read more about this chart and related information here.