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Characteristics of Insured Unemployment

January 2007

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants : Total Claimants
January 2007
Jan 2007 Dec 2006 Monthly Change Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,919,685 2,543,818 375,867 2,953,514 -33,829 -1.1
Alaska 13,954 12,823 1,131 17,587 -3,633 -20.7
Alabama 31,738 26,838 4,900 28,240 3,498 12.4
Arkansas 33,812 31,997 1,815 30,443 3,369 11.1
Arizona 21,158 20,184 974 18,399 2,759 15.0
California 350,623 351,780 -1,157 354,668 -4,045 -1.1
Colorado 26,812 23,164 3,648 26,466 346 1.3
Connecticut 47,100 37,790 9,310 48,173 -1,073 -2.2
District of Columbia 10,030 5,156 4,874 9,249 781 8.4
Delaware 9,483 7,934 1,549 10,409 -926 -8.9
Florida 91,368 84,804 6,564 79,795 11,573 14.5
Georgia 58,636 53,394 5,242 59,053 -417 -0.7
Hawaii 6,456 5,627 829 5,791 665 11.5
Iowa 37,093 28,417 8,676 34,523 2,570 7.4
Idaho 18,630 14,704 3,926 19,112 -482 -2.5
Illinois 175,543 149,947 25,596 175,333 210 0.1
Indiana 73,835 58,905 14,930 68,634 5,201 7.6
Kansas 19,638 17,714 1,924 21,382 -1,744 -8.2
Kentucky 40,652 34,353 6,299 38,238 2,414 6.3
Louisiana 20,772 18,834 1,938 8,187 12,585 153.7
Massachusetts 103,270 80,828 22,442 101,370 1,900 1.9
Maryland 38,939 32,075 6,864 38,995 -56 -0.1
Maine 13,896 10,341 3,555 13,890 6 0.0
Michigan 179,085 151,013 28,072 181,575 -2,490 -1.4
Minnesota 63,661 55,457 8,204 72,946 -9,285 -12.7
Missouri 57,429 48,431 8,998 58,523 -1,094 -1.9
Mississippi 20,130 18,420 1,710 38,069 -17,939 -47.1
Montana 5,923 4,970 953 6,746 -823 -12.2
North Carolina 80,696 72,788 7,908 82,589 -1,893 -2.3
North Dakota 6,622 4,545 2,077 6,385 237 3.7
Nebraska 12,553 10,496 2,057 13,062 -509 -3.9
New Hampshire 8,828 6,425 2,403 8,082 746 9.2
New Jersey 125,599 105,301 20,298 124,389 1,210 1.0
New Mexico 12,246 11,559 687 10,065 2,181 21.7
Nevada 23,616 23,349 267 18,389 5,227 28.4
New York 205,335 175,997 29,338 216,061 -10,726 -5.0
Ohio 129,283 103,060 26,223 130,559 -1,276 -1.0
Oklahoma 15,391 14,472 919 15,643 -252 -1.6
Oregon 50,626 45,281 5,345 52,413 -1,787 -3.4
Pennsylvania 192,164 160,163 32,001 219,643 -27,479 -12.5
Puerto Rico 32,256 32,789 -533 31,805 451 1.4
Rhode Island 14,854 12,099 2,755 14,887 -33 -0.2
South Carolina 44,353 41,014 3,339 42,957 1,396 3.2
South Dakota 3,598 2,693 905 4,031 -433 -10.7
Tennessee 47,199 39,762 7,437 51,940 -4,741 -9.1
Texas 103,312 94,106 9,206 101,233 2,079 2.1
Utah 10,248 8,088 2,160 11,694 -1,446 -12.4
Virginia 39,994 35,198 4,796 40,185 -191 -0.5
Virgin Islands 256 244 12 247 9 3.6
Vermont 7,248 5,299 1,949 7,853 -605 -7.7
Washington 64,541 58,110 6,431 66,412 -1,871 -2.8
Wisconsin 99,496 79,931 19,565 95,784 3,712 3.9
West Virginia 17,036 13,044 3,992 18,707 -1,671 -8.9
Wyoming 2,669 2,105 564 2,703 -34 -1.3
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,919,685   2,543,818   2,953,514 -33,829 -1.1
Male 1,808,307 61.9% 1,519,313   1,802,719 5,588 0.3%
Female 1,108,424 38.0% 1,021,872   1,147,983 -39,559 -3.4%
Information Not Available 2,954 0.1% 2,633   2,812 142 5.0%
 
Ethnicity 2,919,685   2,543,818   2,953,514    
Hispanic or Latino 426,167 14.1% 394,521   414,595 11,572 2.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,262,641 87.2% 1,862,647   2,203,984 58,657 2.7%
Information Not Available 330,877 10.2% 286,650   334,925 -4,048 -1.2%
 
Race 2,919,685   2,543,818   2,953,514
American Indian or Alaskan Native 29,720 1.0% 26,919   36,486 -6,766 -18.5%
Asian 61,590 2.1% 57,949   63,686 -2,096 -3.3%
Black or African American 461,802 15.8% 422,154   461,815 -13 0.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 12,838 0.4% 11,002   6,736 6,102 90.6%
White 1,774,140 60.8% 1,495,786   1,821,359 -47,219 -2.6%
Information Not Available 579,594 19.9% 522,657   557,152 22,442 4.0%
 
Years of Age 2,919,685   2,543,818   2,953,514
Younger than 22 111,317 3.8% 113,022   116,098 -4,781 -4.1%
22-24 170,480 5.8% 157,616   170,025 455 0.3%
25-34 679,282 23.3% 595,937   689,269 -9,987 -1.4%
35-44 747,844 25.6% 653,206   772,971 -25,127 -3.3%
45-54 717,789 24.6% 611,766   715,509 2,280 0.3%
55-59 237,071 8.1% 203,820   237,177 -106 0.0%
60-64 142,982 4.9% 117,558   137,613 5,369 3.9%
65 and older 91,571 3.1% 73,182   94,129 -2,558 -2.7%
Information Not Available 21,349 0.7% 17,711   20,723 626 3.0%
 
Industry 2,919,685   2,543,818   2,953,514
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 86,338 3.0% 80,983   92,095 -5,757 -6.3%
Mining 18,194 0.6% 13,268   15,903 2,291 14.4%
Utilities 5,156 0.2% 4,854   5,692 -536 -9.4%
Construction 519,035 17.8% 396,634   508,041 10,994 2.2%
Manufacturing 429,720 14.7% 373,549   407,298 22,422 5.5%
Wholesale Trade 99,625 3.4% 91,028   99,438 187 0.2%
Retail Trade 217,872 7.5% 195,308   235,232 -17,360 -7.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 90,207 3.1% 71,765   91,996 -1,789 -1.9%
Information 67,676 2.3% 61,950   69,246 -1,570 -2.3%
Finance and Insurance 77,230 2.6% 75,218   76,581 649 0.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 40,025 1.4% 37,953   38,341 1,684 4.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 104,562 3.6% 97,346   105,242 -680 -0.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,351 0.4% 9,998   7,777 3,574 46.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 328,113 11.2% 291,006   318,986 9,127 2.9%
Educational Services 52,577 1.8% 54,045   56,570 -3,993 -7.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 151,338 5.2% 151,380   162,884 -11,546 -7.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 67,508 2.3% 57,886   73,491 -5,983 -8.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 161,604 5.5% 128,248   175,778 -14,174 -8.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 68,735 2.4% 66,693   76,483 -7,748 -10.1%
Public Administration 50,911 1.7% 52,877   54,692 -3,781 -6.9%
Information Not Available 271,908 9.3% 231,829   281,748 -9,840 -3.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,954 12,823 17,587 -3,633 -20.7
Male 8,838 63.3% 8,022   11,581 -2,743 -23.7%
Female 5,116 36.7% 4,801   5,998 -882 -14.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   8 -8 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 13,954   12,823   17,587    
Hispanic or Latino 564 4.0% 518   677 -113 -16.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,239 94.9% 12,177   16,720 -3,481 -20.8%
Information Not Available 151 1.1% 128   190 -39 -20.5%
 
Race 13,954 12,823 17,587
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,625 26.0% 3,303   4,985 -1,360 -27.3%
Asian 843 6.0% 897   872 -29 -3.3%
Black or African American 537 3.8% 513   557 -20 -3.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 107 0.8% 88   86 21 24.4%
White 8,297 59.5% 7,524   10,360 -2,063 -19.9%
Information Not Available 545 3.9% 498   727 -182 -25.0%
 
Years of Age 13,954 12,823 17,587
Younger than 22 544 2.5% 510   899 -355 -39.5%
22-24 1,151 5.3% 991   1,418 -267 -18.8%
25-34 3,614 16.6% 3,271   4,189 -575 -13.7%
35-44 3,309 15.2% 3,088   4,351 -1,042 -23.9%
45-54 3,482 16.0% 3,263   4,555 -1,073 -23.6%
55-59 1,047 4.8% 910   1,258 -211 -16.8%
60-64 515 2.4% 494   564 -49 -8.7%
65 and older 292 1.3% 296   353 -61 -17.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 13,954 12,823 17,587
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 195 1.4% 189   263 -68 -25.9%
Mining 400 2.8% 359   388 12 3.1%
Utilities 85 0.6% 83   123 -38 -30.9%
Construction 3,433 24.3% 2,974   4,070 -637 -15.7%
Manufacturing 1,312 9.3% 1,378   1,541 -229 -14.9%
Wholesale Trade 184 1.3% 185   178 6 3.4%
Retail Trade 1,164 8.2% 1,080   1,478 -314 -21.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 750 5.3% 728   1,069 -319 -29.8%
Information 150 1.1% 128   208 -58 -27.9%
Finance and Insurance 203 1.4% 167   328 -125 -38.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 281 2.0% 248   459 -178 -38.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 299 2.1% 272   443 -144 -32.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 58 0.4% 50   84 -26 -31.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 674 4.8% 615   897 -223 -24.9%
Educational Services 384 2.7% 294   450 -66 -14.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 771 5.4% 719   1,017 -246 -24.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 186 1.3% 166   240 -54 -22.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,224 8.7% 1,100   1,597 -373 -23.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 421 3.0% 393   635 -214 -33.7%
Public Administration 1,430 10.1% 1,363   1,673 -243 -14.5%
Information Not Available 350 2.5% 332   446 -96 -21.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 31,738 26,838 28,240
Male 16,585 52.3% 13,573   13,562 3,023 22.3%
Female 15,063 47.5% 13,230   14,607 456 3.1%
Information Not Available 90 0.3% 35   71 19 26.8%
 
Ethnicity 31,738 26,838 28,240
Hispanic or Latino 724 2.3% 608   754 -30 -4.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,570 74.3% 20,110   20,693 2,877 13.9%
Information Not Available 7,444 23.5% 6,120   6,793 651 9.6%
 
Race 31,738 26,838 28,240
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,106 3.5% 942   1,255 -149 -11.9%
Asian 418 1.3% 375   1,096 -678 -61.9%
Black or African American 11,924 37.6% 10,582   9,848 2,076 21.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 52 0.2% 47   52 0 0.0%
White 13,916 43.8% 11,471   11,971 1,945 16.2%
Information Not Available 4,322 13.6% 3,421   4,018 304 7.6%
 
Years of Age 31,738 26,838 28,240
Younger than 22 1,399 3.2% 1,234   1,281 118 9.2%
22-24 2,206 5.0% 1,927   2,009 197 9.8%
25-34 7,963 18.0% 6,837   7,265 698 9.6%
35-44 7,879 17.8% 6,657   7,100 779 11.0%
45-54 7,470 16.9% 6,171   6,425 1,045 16.3%
55-59 2,472 5.6% 2,080   2,141 331 15.5%
60-64 1,392 3.1% 1,155   1,138 254 22.3%
65 and older 919 2.1% 776   862 57 6.6%
Information Not Available 38 0.1% 1   19 19 100.0%
 
Industry 31,738 26,838 28,240
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 359 1.1% 225   278 81 29.1%
Mining 474 1.5% 262   91 383 420.9%
Utilities 48 0.1% 42   45 3 6.7%
Construction 3,003 9.4% 2,425   2,719 284 10.4%
Manufacturing 9,358 29.2% 7,214   5,673 3,685 65.0%
Wholesale Trade 941 2.9% 832   832 109 13.1%
Retail Trade 2,906 9.1% 2,641   3,238 -332 -10.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 884 2.8% 690   698 186 26.6%
Information 393 1.2% 407   463 -70 -15.1%
Finance and Insurance 759 2.4% 698   1,139 -380 -33.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 423 1.3% 399   351 72 20.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,204 3.8% 1,146   880 324 36.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 20 0.1% 26   11 9 81.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,509 10.9% 3,092   3,002 507 16.9%
Educational Services 593 1.8% 639   651 -58 -8.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,940 6.0% 1,863   2,097 -157 -7.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 270 0.8% 208   294 -24 -8.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,862 5.8% 1,706   2,119 -257 -12.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 602 1.9% 581   843 -241 -28.6%
Public Administration 373 1.2% 348   456 -83 -18.2%
Information Not Available 1,817 5.7% 1,394   2,360 -543 -23.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,812 31,997 30,443
Male 20,208 59.8% 18,053   16,910 3,298 19.5%
Female 13,603 40.2% 13,943   13,532 71 0.5%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 33,812 31,997 30,443
Hispanic or Latino 946 0.7% 912   526 420 79.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 132,865 99.3% 31,084   29,916 102,949 344.1%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Race 33,812 31,997 30,443
American Indian or Alaskan Native 394 1.2% 260   292 102 34.9%
Asian 325 1.0% 289   181 144 79.6%
Black or African American 9,258 27.4% 9,525   9,382 -124 -1.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 273 0.8% 306   187 86 46.0%
White 22,612 66.9% 20,701   19,871 2,741 13.8%
Information Not Available 950 2.8% 916   530 420 79.2%
 
Years of Age 33,812 31,997 30,443
Younger than 22 836 1.5% 1,326   778 58 7.5%
22-24 2,294 4.2% 2,409   1,966 328 16.7%
25-34 8,753 15.9% 8,216   8,036 717 8.9%
35-44 8,991 16.4% 8,743   8,229 762 9.3%
45-54 7,876 14.3% 7,155   6,842 1,034 15.1%
55-59 2,503 4.6% 2,194   2,276 227 10.0%
60-64 1,475 2.7% 1,145   1,381 94 6.8%
65 and older 1,080 2.0% 805   930 150 16.1%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 4   5 -1 -20.0%
 
Industry 33,812 31,997 30,443
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,138 3.3% 799   1,036 102 9.8%
Mining 180 0.5% 158   146 34 23.3%
Utilities 81 0.2% 68   52 29 55.8%
Construction 4,739 13.6% 3,679   3,535 1,204 34.1%
Manufacturing 7,888 22.6% 8,403   6,567 1,321 20.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,806 5.2% 1,825   1,732 74 4.3%
Retail Trade 3,450 9.9% 3,390   3,529 -79 -2.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,208 3.5% 1,162   1,123 85 7.6%
Information 273 0.8% 232   339 -66 -19.5%
Finance and Insurance 429 1.2% 345   351 78 22.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 302 0.9% 311   427 -125 -29.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 569 1.6% 550   468 101 21.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 29 0.1% 39   52 -23 -44.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,415 9.8% 3,215   3,277 138 4.2%
Educational Services 993 2.8% 980   877 116 13.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,718 7.8% 2,687   2,698 20 0.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 331 0.9% 317   368 -37 -10.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,666 7.6% 2,370   2,370 296 12.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 737 2.1% 697   550 187 34.0%
Public Administration 824 2.4% 720   913 -89 -9.7%
Information Not Available 36 0.1% 50   33 3 9.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,158 20,184 18,399
Male 11,619 54.9% 10,886   9,638 1,981 20.6%
Female 9,539 45.1% 9,298   8,761 778 8.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 21,158 20,184 18,399
Hispanic or Latino 5,700 26.9% 5,431   4,254 1,446 34.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,291 67.5% 13,619   12,120 2,171 17.9%
Information Not Available 1,167 5.5% 1,134   2,025 -858 -42.4%
 
Race 21,158 20,184 18,399
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,949 9.2% 1,883   1,581 368 23.3%
Asian 426 2.0% 346   322 104 32.3%
Black or African American 1,382 6.5% 1,321   1,120 262 23.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 16,234 76.7% 10,069   9,097 7,137 78.5%
Information Not Available 1,167 5.5% 0   0 1,167 0.0%
 
Years of Age 21,158 20,184 18,399
Younger than 22 587 1.6% 553   531 56 10.5%
22-24 1,147 3.2% 1,102   925 222 24.0%
25-34 4,542 12.5% 4,425   3,900 642 16.5%
35-44 5,619 15.5% 5,291   5,012 607 12.1%
45-54 5,506 15.2% 5,310   4,793 713 14.9%
55-59 1,920 5.3% 1,801   1,691 229 13.5%
60-64 1,174 3.2% 1,099   1,008 166 16.5%
65 and older 663 1.8% 603   539 124 23.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 21,158 20,184 18,399
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 378 1.8% 376   303 75 24.8%
Mining 74 0.3% 58   105 -31 -29.5%
Utilities 46 0.2% 47   47 -1 -2.1%
Construction 3,497 16.2% 3,334   1,899 1,598 84.1%
Manufacturing 1,892 8.8% 1,551   1,414 478 33.8%
Wholesale Trade 858 4.0% 798   715 143 20.0%
Retail Trade 1,777 8.3% 1,662   1,723 54 3.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 467 2.2% 448   390 77 19.7%
Information 478 2.2% 429   430 48 11.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,039 4.8% 1,019   868 171 19.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 503 2.3% 507   388 115 29.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,063 4.9% 1,091   869 194 22.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 77 0.4% 72   21 56 266.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,381 11.1% 2,262   1,977 404 20.4%
Educational Services 507 2.4% 525   551 -44 -8.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,455 6.8% 1,471   1,349 106 7.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 317 1.5% 296   280 37 13.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,022 4.7% 993   1,021 1 0.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 537 2.5% 520   435 102 23.4%
Public Administration 528 2.5% 564   629 -101 -16.1%
Information Not Available 2,262 10.5% 2,161   2,985 -723 -24.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 350,623 351,780 354,668
Male 199,960 57.0% 199,945   203,930 -3,970 -1.9%
Female 150,386 42.9% 151,835   150,738 -352 -0.2%
Information Not Available 277 0.1% 0   0 277 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 350,623 351,780 354,668
Hispanic or Latino 138,825 39.6% 142,844   138,568 257 0.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 179,520 51.2% 177,419   181,300 -1,780 -1.0%
Information Not Available 32,278 9.2% 31,517   34,800 -2,522 -7.2%
 
Race 350,623 351,780 354,668
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,590 0.7% 3,152   2,164 426 19.7%
Asian 25,157 7.2% 26,789   26,145 -988 -3.8%
Black or African American 26,359 7.5% 26,047   27,948 -1,589 -5.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 125,414 35.8% 121,431   125,044 370 0.3%
Information Not Available 171,103 48.8% 174,361   173,367 -2,264 -1.3%
 
Years of Age 350,623 351,780 354,668
Younger than 22 6,844 1.5% 12,885   7,393 -549 -7.4%
22-24 18,035 4.0% 21,320   18,301 -266 -1.5%
25-34 78,153 17.2% 79,718   80,238 -2,085 -2.6%
35-44 91,749 20.2% 92,047   97,187 -5,438 -5.6%
45-54 91,563 20.1% 86,485   90,605 958 1.1%
55-59 29,689 6.5% 29,014   29,210 479 1.6%
60-64 21,272 4.7% 19,466   18,121 3,151 17.4%
65 and older 13,226 2.9% 10,567   13,343 -117 -0.9%
Information Not Available 92 0.0% 278   270 -178 -65.9%
 
Industry 350,623 351,780 354,668
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 56,235 13.8% 56,916   61,575 -5,340 -8.7%
Mining 740 0.2% 371   451 289 64.1%
Utilities 647 0.2% 649   811 -164 -20.2%
Construction 49,296 12.1% 48,387   42,012 7,284 17.3%
Manufacturing 46,614 11.5% 46,162   49,585 -2,971 -6.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,942 0.5% 2,503   2,434 -492 -20.2%
Retail Trade 21,920 5.4% 23,452   23,260 -1,340 -5.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 8,601 2.1% 7,230   9,827 -1,226 -12.5%
Information 28,209 6.9% 24,379   29,300 -1,091 -3.7%
Finance and Insurance 9,989 2.5% 11,031   7,483 2,506 33.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 4,069 1.0% 4,449   2,705 1,364 50.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,162 1.0% 4,913   4,778 -616 -12.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 48,741 12.0% 49,685   45,618 3,123 6.8%
Educational Services 10,359 2.5% 9,826   11,450 -1,091 -9.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 16,370 4.0% 18,539   18,211 -1,841 -10.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6,104 1.5% 6,303   6,221 -117 -1.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 11,931 2.9% 10,845   13,163 -1,232 -9.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 6,659 1.6% 7,879   8,475 -1,816 -21.4%
Public Administration 4,347 1.1% 4,449   3,155 1,192 37.8%
Information Not Available 13,688 3.4% 13,812   14,154 -466 -3.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,812 23,164 26,466
Male 16,798 62.7% 13,647   15,746 1,052 6.7%
Female 10,014 37.3% 9,517   10,720 -706 -6.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 26,812 23,164 26,466
Hispanic or Latino 6,609 24.6% 5,392   6,110 499 8.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,221 60.5% 14,282   15,887 334 2.1%
Information Not Available 3,982 14.9% 3,490   4,469 -487 -10.9%
 
Race 26,812 23,164 26,466
American Indian or Alaskan Native 466 1.7% 427   462 4 0.9%
Asian 437 1.6% 426   517 -80 -15.5%
Black or African American 1,628 6.1% 1,610   1,650 -22 -1.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 66 0.2% 73   107 -41 -38.3%
White 17,908 66.8% 15,430   17,822 86 0.5%
Information Not Available 6,307 23.5% 5,198   5,908 399 6.8%
 
Years of Age 26,812 23,164 26,466
Younger than 22 561 1.3% 412   529 32 6.0%
22-24 992 2.3% 858   1,148 -156 -13.6%
25-34 5,386 12.5% 4,658   5,456 -70 -1.3%
35-44 6,994 16.2% 6,020   7,141 -147 -2.1%
45-54 7,935 18.3% 6,831   7,660 275 3.6%
55-59 2,801 6.5% 2,483   2,576 225 8.7%
60-64 1,467 3.4% 1,270   1,263 204 16.2%
65 and older 658 1.5% 611   679 -21 -3.1%
Information Not Available 18 0.0% 21   14 4 28.6%
 
Industry 26,812 23,164 26,466
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 220 0.8% 207   252 -32 -12.7%
Mining 312 1.2% 207   243 69 28.4%
Utilities 33 0.1% 33   40 -7 -17.5%
Construction 6,755 25.0% 4,813   5,280 1,475 27.9%
Manufacturing 2,766 10.2% 2,354   2,678 88 3.3%
Wholesale Trade 983 3.6% 919   981 2 0.2%
Retail Trade 2,170 8.0% 2,019   2,307 -137 -5.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 781 2.9% 652   816 -35 -4.3%
Information 791 2.9% 723   853 -62 -7.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,291 4.8% 1,262   1,103 188 17.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 525 1.9% 498   574 -49 -8.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,638 6.1% 1,557   1,747 -109 -6.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 153 0.6% 132   112 41 36.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,115 11.5% 2,792   3,458 -343 -9.9%
Educational Services 532 2.0% 536   561 -29 -5.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,318 4.9% 1,309   1,482 -164 -11.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 400 1.5% 358   477 -77 -16.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,190 4.4% 1,065   1,369 -179 -13.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 528 2.0% 513   690 -162 -23.5%
Public Administration 706 2.6% 636   843 -137 -16.3%
Information Not Available 605 2.2% 579   600 5 0.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 47,100 37,790 48,173
Male 30,204 64.1% 22,760   31,144 -940 -3.0%
Female 16,896 35.9% 15,030   17,029 -133 -0.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 47,100 37,790 48,173
Hispanic or Latino 7,358 15.6% 5,819   7,010 348 5.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 39,742 84.4% 31,971   41,163 -1,421 -3.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 47,100 37,790 48,173
American Indian or Alaskan Native 163 0.3% 117   144 19 13.2%
Asian 535 1.1% 460   578 -43 -7.4%
Black or African American 5,932 12.6% 5,231   5,547 385 6.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 27,586 58.6% 22,463   28,579 -993 -3.5%
Information Not Available 12,884 27.4% 9,519   13,325 -441 -3.3%
 
Years of Age 47,100 37,790 48,173
Younger than 22 1,235 1.7% 1,478   1,199 36 3.0%
22-24 2,791 3.9% 2,377   2,759 32 1.2%
25-34 10,280 14.4% 8,367   10,424 -144 -1.4%
35-44 11,504 16.1% 9,522   12,721 -1,217 -9.6%
45-54 11,722 16.4% 8,911   11,784 -62 -0.5%
55-59 4,173 5.8% 3,276   4,266 -93 -2.2%
60-64 3,065 4.3% 2,234   3,036 29 1.0%
65 and older 2,330 3.3% 1,625   1,984 346 17.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 47,100 37,790 48,173
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 791 1.7% 613   714 77 10.8%
Mining 52 0.1% 31   47 5 10.6%
Utilities 52 0.1% 60   62 -10 -16.1%
Construction 8,540 17.8% 5,424   10,319 -1,779 -17.2%
Manufacturing 5,762 12.0% 4,845   5,395 367 6.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,921 4.0% 1,710   1,818 103 5.7%
Retail Trade 5,192 10.8% 4,495   5,159 33 0.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,348 2.8% 1,082   1,311 37 2.8%
Information 729 1.5% 707   729 0 0.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,920 4.0% 1,736   1,844 76 4.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 686 1.4% 565   663 23 3.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,684 3.5% 1,457   1,902 -218 -11.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 177 0.4% 194   205 -28 -13.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,633 13.9% 5,000   6,361 272 4.3%
Educational Services 1,114 2.3% 1,095   1,021 93 9.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,154 6.6% 3,082   3,190 -36 -1.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,746 3.6% 1,304   1,766 -20 -1.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,107 6.5% 2,061   3,075 32 1.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,226 2.6% 1,141   1,128 98 8.7%
Public Administration 510 1.1% 507   535 -25 -4.7%
Information Not Available 756 1.6% 681   929 -173 -18.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,030 5,156 9,249
Male 4,889 48.7% 2,356   4,323 566 13.1%
Female 5,141 51.3% 2,800   4,926 215 4.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 10,030 5,156 9,249
Hispanic or Latino 847 8.4% 428   710 137 19.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,330 73.1% 3,858   6,849 481 7.0%
Information Not Available 1,853 18.5% 870   1,690 163 9.6%
 
Race 10,030 5,156 9,249
American Indian or Alaskan Native 99 1.0% 48   69 30 43.5%
Asian 384 3.8% 177   333 51 15.3%
Black or African American 7,320 73.0% 3,859   6,810 510 7.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 187 1.9% 102   117 70 59.8%
White 1,736 17.3% 826   1,671 65 3.9%
Information Not Available 304 3.0% 144   249 55 22.1%
 
Years of Age 10,030 5,156 9,249
Younger than 22 208 1.8% 128   157 51 32.5%
22-24 549 4.8% 256   488 61 12.5%
25-34 2,391 21.1% 1,211   2,212 179 8.1%
35-44 2,793 24.6% 1,474   2,686 107 4.0%
45-54 2,683 23.6% 1,325   2,444 239 9.8%
55-59 797 7.0% 414   717 80 11.2%
60-64 412 3.6% 223   397 15 3.8%
65 and older 195 1.7% 120   141 54 38.3%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 5   7 -5 -71.4%
 
Industry 10,030 5,156 9,249
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
Utilities 12 0.1% 4   4 8 200.0%
Construction 49 0.5% 19   51 -2 -3.9%
Manufacturing 3 0.0% 0   8 -5 -62.5%
Wholesale Trade 10 0.1% 7   3 7 233.3%
Retail Trade 18 0.2% 21   17 1 5.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 7 0.1% 4   3 4 133.3%
Information 29 0.3% 13   33 -4 -12.1%
Finance and Insurance 4 0.0% 1   4 0 0.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 19 0.2% 12   17 2 11.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 118 1.2% 51   132 -14 -10.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 5 0.0% 2   4 1 25.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 28 0.3% 13   26 2 7.7%
Educational Services 46 0.5% 22   63 -17 -27.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 61 0.6% 34   115 -54 -47.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 10 0.1% 1   2 8 400.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 6 0.1% 1   3 3 100.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 82 0.8% 26   73 9 12.3%
Public Administration 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 9,523 94.9% 4,925   8,690 833 9.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,483 7,934 10,409
Male 4,623 48.8% 3,702   4,900 -277 -5.7%
Female 4,860 51.2% 4,232   5,509 -649 -11.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,483 7,934 10,409
Hispanic or Latino 349 3.7% 280   429 -80 -18.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,134 96.3% 7,654   9,980 -846 -8.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 9,483 7,934 10,409
American Indian or Alaskan Native 24 0.3% 18   25 -1 -4.0%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 3,886 41.0% 3,292   4,188 -302 -7.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 52 0.5% 48   70 -18 -25.7%
White 4,854 51.2% 4,034   5,356 -502 -9.4%
Information Not Available 667 7.0% 542   769 -102 -13.3%
 
Years of Age 9,483 7,934 10,409
Younger than 22 2,143 15.1% 1,719   1,935 208 10.7%
22-24 728 5.1% 616   872 -144 -16.5%
25-34 2,078 14.6% 1,837   2,399 -321 -13.4%
35-44 2,501 17.6% 2,074   2,777 -276 -9.9%
45-54 1,463 10.3% 1,208   1,652 -189 -11.4%
55-59 301 2.1% 255   434 -133 -30.6%
60-64 147 1.0% 128   188 -41 -21.8%
65 and older 93 0.7% 82   135 -42 -31.1%
Information Not Available 29 0.2% 15   17 12 70.6%
 
Industry 9,483 7,934 10,409
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 30 0.3% 18   20 10 50.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   3 -3 -100.0%
Utilities 7 0.1% 6   8 -1 -12.5%
Construction 964 10.1% 738   792 172 21.7%
Manufacturing 739 7.8% 544   784 -45 -5.7%
Wholesale Trade 436 4.6% 371   316 120 38.0%
Retail Trade 1,549 16.3% 1,280   1,724 -175 -10.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 241 2.5% 199   419 -178 -42.5%
Information 108 1.1% 104   110 -2 -1.8%
Finance and Insurance 843 8.9% 720   800 43 5.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 184 1.9% 160   233 -49 -21.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 412 4.3% 351   474 -62 -13.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 35 0.4% 30   63 -28 -44.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,599 16.8% 1,318   1,822 -223 -12.2%
Educational Services 208 2.2% 217   175 33 18.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 657 6.9% 604   852 -195 -22.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 180 1.9% 197   203 -23 -11.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 932 9.8% 752   1,145 -213 -18.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 236 2.5% 229   318 -82 -25.8%
Public Administration 82 0.9% 66   93 -11 -11.8%
Information Not Available 41 0.4% 30   55 -14 -25.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 91,368 84,804 79,795
Male 48,591 53.2% 43,578   39,305 9,286 23.6%
Female 42,740 46.8% 41,189   40,385 2,355 5.8%
Information Not Available 37 0.0% 37   105 -68 -64.8%
 
Ethnicity 91,368 84,804 79,795
Hispanic or Latino 28,962 31.7% 28,366   25,716 3,246 12.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 54,554 59.7% 49,567   45,159 9,395 20.8%
Information Not Available 7,852 8.6% 6,871   8,920 -1,068 -12.0%
 
Race 91,368 84,804 79,795
American Indian or Alaskan Native 519 0.6% 294   383 136 35.5%
Asian 1,185 1.3% 1,176   1,045 140 13.4%
Black or African American 16,666 18.2% 15,102   14,217 2,449 17.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,481 2.7% 2,205   976 1,505 154.2%
White 53,554 58.6% 49,420   46,379 7,175 15.5%
Information Not Available 16,963 18.6% 16,607   16,795 168 1.0%
 
Years of Age 91,368 84,804 79,795
Younger than 22 1,296 0.9% 1,800   1,394 -98 -7.0%
22-24 3,778 2.7% 5,034   2,892 886 30.6%
25-34 18,703 13.5% 16,682   15,924 2,779 17.5%
35-44 22,333 16.2% 22,046   18,294 4,039 22.1%
45-54 24,110 17.4% 22,230   21,708 2,402 11.1%
55-59 8,815 6.4% 7,826   8,398 417 5.0%
60-64 6,704 4.9% 5,034   6,168 536 8.7%
65 and older 5,629 4.1% 4,152   5,017 612 12.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 91,368 84,804 79,795
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 370 0.4% 514   558 -188 -33.7%
Mining 37 0.0% 73   174 -137 -78.7%
Utilities 222 0.2% 331   105 117 111.4%
Construction 9,666 10.5% 8,818   5,331 4,335 81.3%
Manufacturing 6,259 6.8% 5,732   5,366 893 16.6%
Wholesale Trade 3,481 3.8% 3,821   3,972 -491 -12.4%
Retail Trade 9,074 9.9% 8,561   8,014 1,060 13.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,815 3.1% 1,800   2,648 167 6.3%
Information 1,926 2.1% 1,690   1,951 -25 -1.3%
Finance and Insurance 3,667 4.0% 3,601   3,903 -236 -6.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,444 2.7% 2,315   1,986 458 23.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,222 5.7% 3,932   4,460 762 17.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 519 0.6% 551   244 275 112.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 16,370 17.8% 15,836   11,812 4,558 38.6%
Educational Services 1,889 2.1% 1,837   1,882 7 0.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,815 6.3% 5,769   5,436 379 7.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,407 1.5% 1,580   1,568 -161 -10.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,259 4.6% 3,895   5,296 -1,037 -19.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,926 2.1% 1,911   2,091 -165 -7.9%
Public Administration 1,222 1.3% 1,249   1,080 142 13.1%
Information Not Available 12,778 13.9% 10,988   11,918 860 7.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 58,636 53,394 59,053
Male 29,180 49.8% 26,129   27,892 1,288 4.6%
Female 27,859 47.5% 25,607   29,100 -1,241 -4.3%
Information Not Available 1,597 2.7% 1,658   2,061 -464 -22.5%
 
Ethnicity 58,636 53,394 59,053
Hispanic or Latino 437 0.7% 241   255 182 71.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 56,602 96.5% 51,495   56,737 -135 -0.2%
Information Not Available 1,597 2.7% 1,658   2,061 -464 -22.5%
 
Race 58,636 53,394 59,053
American Indian or Alaskan Native 197 0.3% 176   197 0 0.0%
Asian 845 1.4% 758   888 -43 -4.8%
Black or African American 30,964 52.8% 28,203   30,130 834 2.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 25,031 42.7% 22,598   25,777 -746 -2.9%
Information Not Available 1,599 2.7% 1,659   2,061 -462 -22.4%
 
Years of Age 58,636 53,394 59,053
Younger than 22 1,345 1.7% 1,951   1,339 6 0.4%
22-24 2,720 3.4% 2,820   2,906 -186 -6.4%
25-34 13,246 16.4% 12,495   13,338 -92 -0.7%
35-44 15,380 19.0% 14,318   15,968 -588 -3.7%
45-54 14,077 17.4% 12,406   14,239 -162 -1.1%
55-59 4,637 5.7% 3,983   4,844 -207 -4.3%
60-64 2,921 3.6% 2,232   2,689 232 8.6%
65 and older 1,532 1.9% 1,178   1,634 -102 -6.2%
Information Not Available 2,778 3.4% 2,011   2,096 682 32.5%
 
Industry 58,636 53,394 59,053
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,356 2.3% 1,193   1,078 278 25.8%
Mining 54 0.1% 36   68 -14 -20.6%
Utilities 95 0.2% 96   122 -27 -22.1%
Construction 3,694 6.2% 3,078   3,750 -56 -1.5%
Manufacturing 8,612 14.4% 8,150   7,405 1,207 16.3%
Wholesale Trade 4,072 6.8% 2,844   2,985 1,087 36.4%
Retail Trade 3,883 6.5% 3,689   5,645 -1,762 -31.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,693 2.8% 1,493   1,759 -66 -3.8%
Information 1,170 2.0% 1,130   1,629 -459 -28.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,650 2.8% 1,564   1,805 -155 -8.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,049 1.7% 1,069   1,108 -59 -5.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 9,304 15.5% 8,530   10,191 -887 -8.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 93 0.2% 87   109 -16 -14.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 208 0.3% 199   227 -19 -8.4%
Educational Services 1,476 2.5% 1,496   1,527 -51 -3.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,870 4.8% 2,782   3,282 -412 -12.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,170 5.3% 2,667   3,291 -121 -3.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 763 1.3% 688   790 -27 -3.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 913 1.5% 795   806 107 13.3%
Public Administration 629 1.0% 584   863 -234 -27.1%
Information Not Available 11,882 19.8% 11,224   10,613 1,269 12.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,456 5,627 5,791
Male 4,279 66.3% 3,653   3,827 452 11.8%
Female 2,177 33.7% 1,974   1,962 215 11.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,456 5,627 5,791
Hispanic or Latino 374 5.8% 326   320 54 16.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,827 74.8% 4,173   4,281 546 12.8%
Information Not Available 1,255 19.4% 1,128   1,190 65 5.5%
 
Race 6,456 5,627 5,791
American Indian or Alaskan Native 54 0.8% 50   46 8 17.4%
Asian 2,124 32.9% 1,844   1,851 273 14.7%
Black or African American 137 2.1% 127   151 -14 -9.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,658 25.7% 1,439   1,405 253 18.0%
White 1,649 25.5% 1,437   1,570 79 5.0%
Information Not Available 834 12.9% 730   768 66 8.6%
 
Years of Age 6,456 5,627 5,791
Younger than 22 118 1.5% 145   65 53 81.5%
22-24 299 3.9% 300   249 50 20.1%
25-34 1,460 19.0% 1,323   1,304 156 12.0%
35-44 1,630 21.2% 1,431   1,507 123 8.2%
45-54 1,681 21.8% 1,441   1,520 161 10.6%
55-59 652 8.5% 538   596 56 9.4%
60-64 404 5.2% 292   332 72 21.7%
65 and older 212 2.8% 157   218 -6 -2.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,456 5,627 5,791
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 191 2.9% 103   187 4 2.1%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
Utilities 4 0.1% 3   3 1 33.3%
Construction 1,964 29.5% 1,635   1,559 405 26.0%
Manufacturing 207 3.1% 199   176 31 17.6%
Wholesale Trade 115 1.7% 115   113 2 1.8%
Retail Trade 377 5.7% 346   379 -2 -0.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 465 7.0% 251   304 161 53.0%
Information 126 1.9% 112   130 -4 -3.1%
Finance and Insurance 91 1.4% 92   75 16 21.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 111 1.7% 125   97 14 14.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 175 2.6% 190   162 13 8.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 20 0.3% 19   8 12 150.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 650 9.8% 610   583 67 11.5%
Educational Services 44 0.7% 47   42 2 4.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 331 5.0% 278   326 5 1.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 102 1.5% 68   114 -12 -10.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 531 8.0% 461   555 -24 -4.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 158 2.4% 170   162 -4 -2.5%
Public Administration 107 1.6% 115   126 -19 -15.1%
Information Not Available 687 10.3% 688   688 -1 -0.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 37,093 28,417 34,523
Male 26,810 72.3% 19,713   24,737 2,073 8.4%
Female 10,283 27.7% 8,704   9,786 497 5.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 37,093 28,417 34,523
Hispanic or Latino 1,757 4.7% 1,413   1,260 497 39.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 34,866 94.0% 26,621   32,775 2,091 6.4%
Information Not Available 470 1.3% 383   488 -18 -3.7%
 
Race 37,093 28,417 34,523
American Indian or Alaskan Native 165 0.4% 133   154 11 7.1%
Asian 232 0.6% 189   180 52 28.9%
Black or African American 1,228 3.3% 1,007   1,001 227 22.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 33,241 89.6% 25,292   31,440 1,801 5.7%
Information Not Available 2,227 6.0% 1,796   1,748 479 27.4%
 
Years of Age 37,093 28,417 34,523
Younger than 22 1,018 1.5% 674   964 54 5.6%
22-24 2,308 3.4% 1,802   2,197 111 5.1%
25-34 8,706 12.8% 6,674   8,020 686 8.6%
35-44 8,618 12.6% 6,735   8,220 398 4.8%
45-54 9,341 13.7% 7,059   8,540 801 9.4%
55-59 3,167 4.6% 2,477   2,983 184 6.2%
60-64 2,180 3.2% 1,687   1,942 238 12.3%
65 and older 1,738 2.6% 1,293   1,644 94 5.7%
Information Not Available 17 0.0% 16   13 4 30.8%
 
Industry 37,093 28,417 34,523
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 213 0.6% 160   221 -8 -3.6%
Mining 500 1.3% 132   426 74 17.4%
Utilities 41 0.1% 33   52 -11 -21.2%
Construction 11,407 30.6% 7,461   10,957 450 4.1%
Manufacturing 8,573 23.0% 7,258   7,055 1,518 21.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,088 2.9% 920   1,075 13 1.2%
Retail Trade 2,460 6.6% 2,125   2,488 -28 -1.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,095 2.9% 743   947 148 15.6%
Information 601 1.6% 524   519 82 15.8%
Finance and Insurance 499 1.3% 489   646 -147 -22.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 281 0.8% 218   265 16 6.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,103 3.0% 910   855 248 29.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 42 0.1% 39   22 20 90.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,215 8.6% 2,666   3,225 -10 -0.3%
Educational Services 295 0.8% 287   297 -2 -0.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,388 3.7% 1,296   1,281 107 8.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 755 2.0% 579   718 37 5.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,496 4.0% 1,157   1,462 34 2.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 592 1.6% 517   625 -33 -5.3%
Public Administration 704 1.9% 585   751 -47 -6.3%
Information Not Available 745 2.0% 318   636 109 17.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 18,630 14,704 19,112
Male 13,321 71.5% 9,936   13,827 -506 -3.7%
Female 5,309 28.5% 4,768   5,285 24 0.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 18,630 14,704 19,112
Hispanic or Latino 2,930 15.7% 2,272   2,799 131 4.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,946 74.9% 10,134   14,113 -167 -1.2%
Information Not Available 1,754 9.4% 2,298   2,200 -446 -20.3%
 
Race 18,630 14,704 19,112
American Indian or Alaskan Native 425 2.3% 332   385 40 10.4%
Asian 198 1.1% 129   161 37 23.0%
Black or African American 94 0.5% 73   66 28 42.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 49 0.3% 39   49 0 0.0%
White 14,273 76.6% 10,367   14,973 -700 -4.7%
Information Not Available 3,591 19.3% 3,764   3,478 113 3.2%
 
Years of Age 18,630 14,704 19,112
Younger than 22 603 1.9% 340   517 86 16.6%
22-24 1,232 3.9% 826   1,178 54 4.6%
25-34 4,415 13.8% 3,539   4,419 -4 -0.1%
35-44 4,236 13.3% 3,482   4,513 -277 -6.1%
45-54 4,722 14.8% 3,881   5,020 -298 -5.9%
55-59 1,657 5.2% 1,282   1,721 -64 -3.7%
60-64 992 3.1% 773   1,041 -49 -4.7%
65 and older 773 2.4% 581   703 70 10.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 18,630 14,704 19,112
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,295 6.5% 1,027   2,075 -780 -37.6%
Mining 164 0.8% 137   153 11 7.2%
Utilities 97 0.5% 37   85 12 14.1%
Construction 4,643 23.3% 2,768   4,059 584 14.4%
Manufacturing 2,437 12.2% 1,918   1,967 470 23.9%
Wholesale Trade 606 3.0% 430   670 -64 -9.6%
Retail Trade 1,447 7.3% 1,031   1,458 -11 -0.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 461 2.3% 360   552 -91 -16.5%
Information 162 0.8% 151   139 23 16.5%
Finance and Insurance 224 1.1% 207   174 50 28.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 137 0.7% 101   118 19 16.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 443 2.2% 344   476 -33 -6.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13 0.1% 8   5 8 160.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,799 9.0% 1,358   1,816 -17 -0.9%
Educational Services 167 0.8% 163   191 -24 -12.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 732 3.7% 631   805 -73 -9.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 354 1.8% 291   373 -19 -5.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 698 3.5% 507   723 -25 -3.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 252 1.3% 211   265 -13 -4.9%
Public Administration 513 2.6% 390   524 -11 -2.1%
Information Not Available 1,986 10.0% 2,634   2,484 -498 -20.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 175,543 149,947 175,333
Male 117,298 66.8% 97,407   116,172 1,126 1.0%
Female 58,245 33.2% 52,540   59,161 -916 -1.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 175,543 149,947 175,333
Hispanic or Latino 34,432 19.6% 28,991   33,523 909 2.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 141,111 80.4% 120,956   141,810 -699 -0.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 175,543 149,947 175,333
American Indian or Alaskan Native 649 0.4% 555   566 83 14.7%
Asian 3,265 1.9% 2,958   3,558 -293 -8.2%
Black or African American 36,266 20.7% 32,437   36,639 -373 -1.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 134,445 76.6% 113,211   134,071 374 0.3%
Information Not Available 918 0.5% 0   499 419 84.0%
 
Years of Age 175,543 149,947 175,333
Younger than 22 3,436 1.1% 4,573   3,526 -90 -2.6%
22-24 8,621 2.9% 8,535   9,120 -499 -5.5%
25-34 42,265 14.0% 36,808   42,488 -223 -0.5%
35-44 46,856 15.6% 40,364   47,653 -797 -1.7%
45-54 46,372 15.4% 38,135   45,429 943 2.1%
55-59 14,819 4.9% 11,767   14,501 318 2.2%
60-64 8,733 2.9% 6,443   8,300 433 5.2%
65 and older 4,441 1.5% 3,322   4,316 125 2.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 175,543 149,947 175,333
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,389 0.8% 1,115   1,370 19 1.4%
Mining 891 0.5% 564   901 -10 -1.1%
Utilities 214 0.1% 205   288 -74 -25.7%
Construction 41,355 23.4% 32,862   39,598 1,757 4.4%
Manufacturing 25,785 14.6% 20,586   23,508 2,277 9.7%
Wholesale Trade 7,440 4.2% 6,730   7,658 -218 -2.8%
Retail Trade 13,813 7.8% 12,361   13,483 330 2.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 7,228 4.1% 5,783   7,739 -511 -6.6%
Information 2,688 1.5% 2,595   2,930 -242 -8.3%
Finance and Insurance 5,933 3.4% 5,666   5,998 -65 -1.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,226 1.3% 1,973   2,294 -68 -3.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,316 4.1% 6,952   7,602 -286 -3.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 773 0.4% 633   470 303 64.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 25,826 14.6% 22,458   26,162 -336 -1.3%
Educational Services 3,492 2.0% 3,599   3,488 4 0.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8,435 4.8% 8,209   9,090 -655 -7.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,603 2.0% 2,890   3,970 -367 -9.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 7,626 4.3% 6,447   8,489 -863 -10.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,728 2.1% 3,396   4,254 -526 -12.4%
Public Administration 2,850 1.6% 2,475   3,359 -509 -15.2%
Information Not Available 2,932 1.7% 2,448   2,682 250 9.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 73,835 58,905 68,634
Male 48,347 65.5% 36,756   45,418 2,929 6.4%
Female 25,472 34.5% 22,127   23,206 2,266 9.8%
Information Not Available 16 0.0% 22   10 6 60.0%
 
Ethnicity 73,835 58,905 68,634
Hispanic or Latino 3,802 5.1% 2,983   3,170 632 19.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 67,694 91.7% 53,706   62,646 5,048 8.1%
Information Not Available 2,339 3.2% 2,216   2,818 -479 -17.0%
 
Race 73,835 58,905 68,634
American Indian or Alaskan Native 301 0.4% 237   274 27 9.9%
Asian 389 0.5% 352   279 110 39.4%
Black or African American 8,663 11.7% 7,887   7,949 714 9.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 51 0.1% 54   44 7 15.9%
White 60,062 81.3% 46,866   56,394 3,668 6.5%
Information Not Available 4,369 5.9% 3,509   3,694 675 18.3%
 
Years of Age 73,835 58,905 68,634
Younger than 22 1,735 1.3% 2,257   1,606 129 8.0%
22-24 4,281 3.3% 3,826   3,963 318 8.0%
25-34 18,314 14.1% 14,896   16,757 1,557 9.3%
35-44 19,288 14.8% 15,575   18,232 1,056 5.8%
45-54 18,569 14.2% 14,006   17,291 1,278 7.4%
55-59 5,881 4.5% 4,415   5,542 339 6.1%
60-64 3,576 2.7% 2,405   3,169 407 12.8%
65 and older 2,191 1.7% 1,525   2,074 117 5.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 73,835 58,905 68,634
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 359 0.5% 226   358 1 0.3%
Mining 306 0.4% 183   347 -41 -11.8%
Utilities 61 0.1% 43   49 12 24.5%
Construction 14,891 20.1% 9,561   16,026 -1,135 -7.1%
Manufacturing 19,741 26.6% 16,775   14,592 5,149 35.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,969 2.7% 1,853   2,031 -62 -3.1%
Retail Trade 5,182 7.0% 4,278   5,131 51 1.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,225 4.3% 2,064   3,117 108 3.5%
Information 453 0.6% 430   547 -94 -17.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,270 1.7% 1,283   1,175 95 8.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 832 1.1% 759   830 2 0.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,480 2.0% 1,402   1,358 122 9.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 113 0.2% 93   127 -14 -11.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,156 11.0% 6,536   7,758 398 5.1%
Educational Services 733 1.0% 704   794 -61 -7.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,122 4.2% 3,032   3,117 5 0.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,338 1.8% 999   1,395 -57 -4.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,769 3.7% 2,369   2,704 65 2.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,224 1.6% 1,115   1,415 -191 -13.5%
Public Administration 665 0.9% 481   599 66 11.0%
Information Not Available 5,946 8.0% 4,719   5,164 782 15.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,638 17,714 21,382
Male 12,364 63.0% 10,757   13,234 -870 -6.6%
Female 7,274 37.0% 6,957   8,148 -874 -10.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,638 17,714 21,382
Hispanic or Latino 1,381 7.0% 1,205   1,459 -78 -5.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,961 55.8% 10,033   12,343 -1,382 -11.2%
Information Not Available 7,296 37.2% 6,476   7,580 -284 -3.7%
 
Race 19,638 17,714 21,382
American Indian or Alaskan Native 301 1.5% 288   327 -26 -8.0%
Asian 258 1.3% 191   242 16 6.6%
Black or African American 2,772 14.1% 2,613   2,839 -67 -2.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 31 0.2% 25   38 -7 -18.4%
White 14,621 74.5% 13,156   16,020 -1,399 -8.7%
Information Not Available 1,655 8.4% 1,441   1,916 -261 -13.6%
 
Years of Age 19,638 17,714 21,382
Younger than 22 389 1.2% 594   490 -101 -20.6%
22-24 1,189 3.6% 1,155   1,273 -84 -6.6%
25-34 4,737 14.2% 4,275   5,175 -438 -8.5%
35-44 4,855 14.6% 4,583   5,450 -595 -10.9%
45-54 5,148 15.5% 4,477   5,606 -458 -8.2%
55-59 1,743 5.2% 1,411   1,773 -30 -1.7%
60-64 1,000 3.0% 773   999 1 0.1%
65 and older 577 1.7% 446   616 -39 -6.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 19,638 17,714 21,382
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 328 1.6% 280   393 -65 -16.5%
Mining 179 0.9% 148   134 45 33.6%
Utilities 18 0.1% 18   38 -20 -52.6%
Construction 4,536 22.7% 3,417   4,371 165 3.8%
Manufacturing 2,723 13.6% 2,461   2,916 -193 -6.6%
Wholesale Trade 747 3.7% 1,077   868 -121 -13.9%
Retail Trade 1,469 7.4% 1,291   1,868 -399 -21.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 667 3.3% 497   640 27 4.2%
Information 437 2.2% 453   505 -68 -13.5%
Finance and Insurance 489 2.4% 530   529 -40 -7.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 281 1.4% 275   354 -73 -20.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 717 3.6% 719   770 -53 -6.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 52 0.3% 42   58 -6 -10.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,096 10.5% 1,762   2,249 -153 -6.8%
Educational Services 274 1.4% 288   282 -8 -2.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,298 6.5% 1,350   1,565 -267 -17.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 180 0.9% 157   207 -27 -13.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 716 3.6% 612   822 -106 -12.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 443 2.2% 433   573 -130 -22.7%
Public Administration 422 2.1% 428   451 -29 -6.4%
Information Not Available 1,566 7.8% 1,476   1,789 -223 -12.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 40,652 34,353 38,238
Male 27,227 67.0% 22,450   25,091 2,136 8.5%
Female 13,425 33.0% 11,903   13,147 278 2.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 40,652 34,353 38,238
Hispanic or Latino 87 0.2% 90   52 35 67.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 40,565 99.8% 34,263   38,186 2,379 6.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 40,652 34,353 38,238
American Indian or Alaskan Native 123 0.3% 113   192 -69 -35.9%
Asian 105 0.3% 86   109 -4 -3.7%
Black or African American 4,651 11.4% 4,032   3,778 873 23.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 35,427 87.1% 29,933   33,776 1,651 4.9%
Information Not Available 346 0.9% 189   383 -37 -9.7%
 
Years of Age 40,652 34,353 38,238
Younger than 22 739 1.0% 843   922 -183 -19.8%
22-24 1,774 2.4% 1,597   2,259 -485 -21.5%
25-34 9,644 13.0% 8,354   9,242 402 4.3%
35-44 11,632 15.7% 10,326   10,035 1,597 15.9%
45-54 10,315 13.9% 8,534   9,734 581 6.0%
55-59 3,452 4.7% 2,503   3,025 427 14.1%
60-64 1,965 2.7% 1,371   1,672 293 17.5%
65 and older 1,131 1.5% 825   1,349 -218 -16.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 40,652 34,353 38,238
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 96 0.2% 81   87 9 10.3%
Mining 766 1.9% 668   400 366 91.5%
Utilities 55 0.1% 54   44 11 25.0%
Construction 7,337 18.0% 4,989   7,622 -285 -3.7%
Manufacturing 12,066 29.6% 12,188   5,768 6,298 109.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,249 3.1% 1,119   1,254 -5 -0.4%
Retail Trade 2,563 6.3% 2,120   2,982 -419 -14.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,550 3.8% 1,240   2,063 -513 -24.9%
Information 602 1.5% 478   488 114 23.4%
Finance and Insurance 866 2.1% 893   618 248 40.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 360 0.9% 365   331 29 8.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 871 2.1% 965   1,001 -130 -13.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 73 0.2% 54   26 47 180.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,019 7.4% 2,571   3,025 -6 -0.2%
Educational Services 511 1.3% 474   496 15 3.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,756 4.3% 1,646   1,685 71 4.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 967 2.4% 735   1,119 -152 -13.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,984 4.9% 1,159   1,872 112 6.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 784 1.9% 717   810 -26 -3.2%
Public Administration 547 1.3% 329   496 51 10.3%
Information Not Available 2,630 6.5% 1,508   6,051 -3,421 -56.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 20,772 18,834 8,187
Male 10,800 52.0% 9,244   2,895 7,905 273.1%
Female 9,972 48.0% 9,590   5,292 4,680 88.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 20,772 18,834 8,187
Hispanic or Latino 403 1.9% 388   416 -13 -3.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,247 97.5% 18,356   7,572 12,675 167.4%
Information Not Available 122 0.6% 90   199 -77 -38.7%
 
Race 20,772 18,834 8,187
American Indian or Alaskan Native 147 0.7% 111   34 113 332.4%
Asian 166 0.8% 139   305 -139 -45.6%
Black or African American 11,107 53.5% 10,474   3,235 7,872 243.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 22 0.1% 17   39 -17 -43.6%
White 9,310 44.8% 8,091   4,463 4,847 108.6%
Information Not Available 20 0.1% 2   111 -91 -82.0%
 
Years of Age 20,772 18,834 8,187
Younger than 22 339 1.2% 658   181 158 87.3%
22-24 1,092 3.8% 1,292   276 816 295.7%
25-34 5,073 17.5% 4,792   1,608 3,465 215.5%
35-44 5,092 17.6% 4,647   1,965 3,127 159.1%
45-54 5,479 18.9% 4,597   2,200 3,279 149.0%
55-59 1,919 6.6% 1,475   873 1,046 119.8%
60-64 1,080 3.7% 803   569 511 89.8%
65 and older 698 2.4% 570   515 183 35.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 20,772 18,834 8,187
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 514 2.4% 364   9 505 5611.1%
Mining 190 0.9% 200   15 175 1166.7%
Utilities 42 0.2% 65   7 35 500.0%
Construction 2,667 12.5% 2,460   161 2,506 1556.5%
Manufacturing 3,175 14.9% 1,468   225 2,950 1311.1%
Wholesale Trade 457 2.1% 422   167 290 173.7%
Retail Trade 1,358 6.4% 1,269   472 886 187.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 696 3.3% 563   166 530 319.3%
Information 365 1.7% 380   45 320 711.1%
Finance and Insurance 375 1.8% 392   158 217 137.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 260 1.2% 282   99 161 162.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 826 3.9% 882   228 598 262.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 85 0.4% 87   11 74 672.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,299 6.1% 1,341   280 1,019 363.9%
Educational Services 436 2.0% 479   506 -70 -13.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,376 6.5% 1,382   771 605 78.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 354 1.7% 365   195 159 81.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,038 4.9% 1,057   603 435 72.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 693 3.3% 564   205 488 238.0%
Public Administration 382 1.8% 384   171 211 123.4%
Information Not Available 4,184 19.7% 4,428   3,693 491 13.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 103,270 80,828 101,370
Male 69,265 67.1% 51,245   67,625 1,640 2.4%
Female 34,005 32.9% 29,583   33,745 260 0.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 103,270 80,828 101,370
Hispanic or Latino 10,548 10.2% 8,400   10,981 -433 -3.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 90,687 87.8% 70,673   88,204 2,483 2.8%
Information Not Available 2,035 2.0% 1,755   2,185 -150 -6.9%
 
Race 103,270 80,828 101,370
American Indian or Alaskan Native 276 0.3% 227   259 17 6.6%
Asian 2,524 2.4% 2,048   2,541 -17 -0.7%
Black or African American 7,653 7.4% 6,499   7,467 186 2.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 55 0.1% 50   55 0 0.0%
White 84,075 81.4% 65,228   82,592 1,483 1.8%
Information Not Available 8,687 8.4% 6,776   8,456 231 2.7%
 
Years of Age 103,270 80,828 101,370
Younger than 22 3,514 1.9% 2,579   3,726 -212 -5.7%
22-24 5,851 3.2% 4,456   5,709 142 2.5%
25-34 22,249 12.3% 17,515   22,178 71 0.3%
35-44 27,113 15.0% 21,208   27,462 -349 -1.3%
45-54 25,874 14.3% 20,158   25,177 697 2.8%
55-59 9,060 5.0% 7,100   8,930 130 1.5%
60-64 6,039 3.3% 4,850   5,455 584 10.7%
65 and older 3,570 2.0% 2,962   2,733 837 30.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 103,270 80,828 101,370
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,259 1.2% 835   1,283 -24 -1.9%
Mining 381 0.4% 154   389 -8 -2.1%
Utilities 64 0.1% 61   65 -1 -1.5%
Construction 22,009 21.1% 14,060   21,378 631 3.0%
Manufacturing 9,474 9.1% 8,316   10,181 -707 -6.9%
Wholesale Trade 4,068 3.9% 3,476   4,275 -207 -4.8%
Retail Trade 8,564 8.2% 7,064   8,335 229 2.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,857 2.7% 2,178   3,225 -368 -11.4%
Information 1,893 1.8% 1,709   1,620 273 16.9%
Finance and Insurance 2,689 2.6% 2,654   2,561 128 5.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,544 1.5% 1,294   1,414 130 9.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,130 4.9% 4,802   4,907 223 4.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 141 0.1% 126   109 32 29.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 12,917 12.4% 9,171   12,666 251 2.0%
Educational Services 1,227 1.2% 1,202   1,161 66 5.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,219 5.0% 5,294   5,281 -62 -1.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,326 3.2% 2,350   3,366 -40 -1.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,036 7.7% 5,366   8,061 -25 -0.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,125 3.0% 2,917   3,080 45 1.5%
Public Administration 2,065 2.0% 2,057   1,969 96 4.9%
Information Not Available 7,282 7.0% 5,742   6,044 1,238 20.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 38,939 32,075 38,995
Male 22,162 56.9% 17,281   22,106 56 0.3%
Female 16,777 43.1% 14,794   16,889 -112 -0.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 38,939 32,075 38,995
Hispanic or Latino 1,932 5.0% 1,185   1,897 35 1.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 36,329 93.3% 30,349   36,551 -222 -0.6%
Information Not Available 678 1.7% 541   547 131 23.9%
 
Race 38,939 32,075 38,995
American Indian or Alaskan Native 99 0.3% 92   89 10 11.2%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 16,135 41.4% 14,275   16,555 -420 -2.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 76 0.2% 69   84 -8 -9.5%
White 20,019 51.4% 15,914   19,824 195 1.0%
Information Not Available 2,610 6.7% 1,725   2,443 167 6.8%
 
Years of Age 38,939 32,075 38,995
Younger than 22 938 1.7% 1,161   979 -41 -4.2%
22-24 2,089 3.7% 1,914   2,129 -40 -1.9%
25-34 8,267 14.6% 6,945   8,444 -177 -2.1%
35-44 9,374 16.6% 8,020   10,040 -666 -6.6%
45-54 10,130 17.9% 8,078   9,786 344 3.5%
55-59 3,474 6.1% 2,673   3,302 172 5.2%
60-64 2,366 4.2% 1,737   2,225 141 6.3%
65 and older 2,292 4.1% 1,537   2,088 204 9.8%
Information Not Available 9 0.0% 10   2 7 350.0%
 
Industry 38,939 32,075 38,995
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 238 0.6% 100   212 26 12.3%
Mining 54 0.1% 42   41 13 31.7%
Utilities 48 0.1% 40   38 10 26.3%
Construction 6,552 16.7% 4,501   5,965 587 9.8%
Manufacturing 895 2.3% 653   1,017 -122 -12.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,390 3.5% 1,285   1,474 -84 -5.7%
Retail Trade 1,273 3.2% 1,192   1,322 -49 -3.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 891 2.3% 695   835 56 6.7%
Information 738 1.9% 700   612 126 20.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,159 3.0% 1,071   1,336 -177 -13.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 867 2.2% 737   916 -49 -5.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,636 6.7% 2,475   2,459 177 7.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 27 0.1% 27   30 -3 -10.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,636 14.4% 4,519   5,508 128 2.3%
Educational Services 879 2.2% 790   773 106 13.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,296 5.9% 713   2,393 -97 -4.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 881 2.2% 2,821   970 -89 -9.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,906 10.0% 916   4,202 -296 -7.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 967 2.5% 663   1,119 -152 -13.6%
Public Administration 738 1.9% 5,913   715 23 3.2%
Information Not Available 6,868 17.5% 2,222   7,058 -190 -2.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,896 10,341 13,890
Male 9,114 65.6% 6,493   8,843 271 3.1%
Female 4,782 34.4% 3,847   5,043 -261 -5.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   4 -4 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 13,896 10,341 13,890
Hispanic or Latino 117 0.8% 76   82 35 42.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,383 81.9% 8,723   11,548 -165 -1.4%
Information Not Available 2,396 17.2% 1,542   2,260 136 6.0%
 
Race 13,896 10,341 13,890
American Indian or Alaskan Native 130 0.9% 107   87 43 49.4%
Asian 51 0.4% 42   50 1 2.0%
Black or African American 102 0.7% 68   89 13 14.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 11,827 85.1% 9,013   12,094 -267 -2.2%
Information Not Available 1,786 12.9% 1,111   1,570 216 13.8%
 
Years of Age 13,896 10,341 13,890
Younger than 22 520 2.1% 517   528 -8 -1.5%
22-24 984 4.0% 718   936 48 5.1%
25-34 3,094 12.4% 2,211   3,190 -96 -3.0%
35-44 3,181 12.8% 2,418   3,323 -142 -4.3%
45-54 3,568 14.3% 2,759   3,463 105 3.0%
55-59 1,311 5.3% 945   1,249 62 5.0%
60-64 817 3.3% 501   766 51 6.7%
65 and older 421 1.7% 272   435 -14 -3.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 13,896 10,341 13,890
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 203 1.4% 185   237 -34 -14.3%
Mining 26 0.2% 14   25 1 4.0%
Utilities 14 0.1% 14   23 -9 -39.1%
Construction 3,098 22.0% 1,788   2,948 150 5.1%
Manufacturing 1,469 10.4% 1,157   1,549 -80 -5.2%
Wholesale Trade 384 2.7% 254   354 30 8.5%
Retail Trade 1,152 8.2% 817   1,213 -61 -5.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 265 1.9% 175   243 22 9.1%
Information 88 0.6% 89   82 6 7.3%
Finance and Insurance 153 1.1% 157   160 -7 -4.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 83 0.6% 51   95 -12 -12.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 191 1.4% 142   203 -12 -5.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 6 0.0% 5   8 -2 -25.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,050 7.4% 701   1,111 -61 -5.5%
Educational Services 142 1.0% 133   162 -20 -12.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 485 3.4% 482   500 -15 -3.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 288 2.0% 221   255 33 12.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,671 11.9% 1,188   1,712 -41 -2.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 223 1.6% 172   236 -13 -5.5%
Public Administration 242 1.7% 205   183 59 32.2%
Information Not Available 2,663 18.9% 2,391   2,591 72 2.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 179,085 151,013 181,575
Male 120,532 67.3% 100,299   122,736 -2,204 -1.8%
Female 58,543 32.7% 50,708   58,832 -289 -0.5%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 6   7 3 42.9%
 
Ethnicity 179,085 151,013 181,575
Hispanic or Latino 7,696 4.3% 6,407   8,131 -435 -5.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 126,999 70.9% 107,582   132,389 -5,390 -4.1%
Information Not Available 44,390 24.8% 37,024   41,055 3,335 8.1%
 
Race 179,085 151,013 181,575
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,131 1.2% 1,888   1,820 311 17.1%
Asian 1,330 0.7% 968   1,336 -6 -0.4%
Black or African American 17,404 9.7% 16,448   19,749 -2,345 -11.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 123 0.1% 99   129 -6 -4.7%
White 105,763 59.1% 88,433   110,619 -4,856 -4.4%
Information Not Available 52,334 29.2% 43,177   47,922 4,412 9.2%
 
Years of Age 179,085 151,013 181,575
Younger than 22 7,066 2.5% 5,848   7,700 -634 -8.2%
22-24 11,992 4.3% 10,067   12,388 -396 -3.2%
25-34 45,138 16.3% 37,263   45,768 -630 -1.4%
35-44 46,718 16.8% 39,165   47,980 -1,262 -2.6%
45-54 43,320 15.6% 36,708   43,592 -272 -0.6%
55-59 13,270 4.8% 11,848   13,034 236 1.8%
60-64 7,105 2.6% 6,266   6,730 375 5.6%
65 and older 4,470 1.6% 3,848   4,380 90 2.1%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 0   3 3 100.0%
 
Industry 179,085 151,013 181,575
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 2,242 1.2% 1,827   2,177 65 3.0%
Mining 1,225 0.7% 1,056   1,370 -145 -10.6%
Utilities 144 0.1% 148   139 5 3.6%
Construction 36,530 20.1% 28,952   39,268 -2,738 -7.0%
Manufacturing 30,029 16.6% 26,396   29,641 388 1.3%
Wholesale Trade 5,828 3.2% 4,954   5,180 648 12.5%
Retail Trade 12,597 6.9% 10,705   13,214 -617 -4.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 5,180 2.9% 3,997   5,132 48 0.9%
Information 1,310 0.7% 1,189   1,267 43 3.4%
Finance and Insurance 3,440 1.9% 3,348   2,934 506 17.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,284 1.3% 1,984   2,003 281 14.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,892 3.8% 6,116   6,536 356 5.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,607 0.9% 1,112   903 704 78.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 23,615 13.0% 20,080   22,437 1,178 5.3%
Educational Services 2,658 1.5% 2,779   2,882 -224 -7.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,765 4.3% 7,368   7,413 352 4.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6,270 3.5% 4,651   6,086 184 3.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,986 5.0% 7,380   8,312 674 8.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,310 1.8% 2,927   3,383 -73 -2.2%
Public Administration 2,513 1.4% 2,284   3,311 -798 -24.1%
Information Not Available 14,660 8.1% 11,760   17,987 -3,327 -18.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 63,661 55,457 72,946
Male 47,420 74.5% 40,979   55,762 -8,342 -15.0%
Female 16,222 25.5% 14,396   17,184 -962 -5.6%
Information Not Available 19 0.0% 82   0 19 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 63,661 55,457 72,946
Hispanic or Latino 2,217 3.5% 1,827   2,381 -164 -6.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 56,942 89.4% 49,701   65,656 -8,714 -13.3%
Information Not Available 4,502 7.1% 3,929   4,909 -407 -8.3%
 
Race 63,661 55,457 72,946
American Indian or Alaskan Native 701 1.1% 689   784 -83 -10.6%
Asian 921 1.4% 815   879 42 4.8%
Black or African American 3,307 5.2% 3,007   3,556 -249 -7.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 265 0.4% 249   246 19 7.7%
White 55,523 87.2% 48,218   64,390 -8,867 -13.8%
Information Not Available 2,944 4.6% 2,479   3,091 -147 -4.8%
 
Years of Age 63,661 55,457 72,946
Younger than 22 3,089 2.6% 2,816   3,506 -417 -11.9%
22-24 4,981 4.3% 4,305   5,548 -567 -10.2%
25-34 16,400 14.0% 13,676   17,455 -1,055 -6.0%
35-44 14,920 12.8% 13,227   17,605 -2,685 -15.3%
45-54 15,447 13.2% 13,471   18,100 -2,653 -14.7%
55-59 5,021 4.3% 4,421   5,841 -820 -14.0%
60-64 2,441 2.1% 2,225   3,185 -744 -23.4%
65 and older 780 0.7% 756   1,012 -232 -22.9%
Information Not Available 582 0.5% 560   694 -112 -16.1%
 
Industry 63,661 55,457 72,946
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,078 1.7% 976   874 204 23.3%
Mining 570 0.9% 542   906 -336 -37.1%
Utilities 232 0.4% 175   310 -78 -25.2%
Construction 22,496 34.7% 19,001   28,472 -5,976 -21.0%
Manufacturing 9,825 15.2% 7,785   10,868 -1,043 -9.6%
Wholesale Trade 2,574 4.0% 2,228   3,169 -595 -18.8%
Retail Trade 3,923 6.1% 3,583   4,025 -102 -2.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,739 2.7% 1,593   2,430 -691 -28.4%
Information 880 1.4% 838   819 61 7.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,372 2.1% 1,249   1,199 173 14.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 742 1.1% 722   727 15 2.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,146 3.3% 1,985   1,850 296 16.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 729 1.1% 534   766 -37 -4.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,469 8.4% 5,049   5,821 -352 -6.0%
Educational Services 917 1.4% 954   929 -12 -1.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,728 4.2% 2,584   2,592 136 5.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,101 1.7% 1,035   1,248 -147 -11.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,533 3.9% 2,149   2,829 -296 -10.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,156 1.8% 1,028   1,418 -262 -18.5%
Public Administration 1,110 1.7% 1,132   1,324 -214 -16.2%
Information Not Available 341 0.5% 315   370 -29 -7.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 57,429 48,431 58,523
Male 33,817 58.9% 28,656   33,690 127 0.4%
Female 23,603 41.1% 19,773   24,818 -1,215 -4.9%
Information Not Available 9 0.0% 2   15 -6 -40.0%
 
Ethnicity 57,429 48,431 58,523
Hispanic or Latino 733 1.3% 586   721 12 1.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,772 34.4% 17,028   16,911 2,861 16.9%
Information Not Available 36,924 64.3% 30,817   40,891 -3,967 -9.7%
 
Race 57,429 48,431 58,523
American Indian or Alaskan Native 436 0.8% 383   441 -5 -1.1%
Asian 338 0.6% 268   410 -72 -17.6%
Black or African American 10,904 19.0% 9,757   11,384 -480 -4.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 455 0.8% 318   447 8 1.8%
White 42,611 74.2% 36,024   42,973 -362 -0.8%
Information Not Available 2,685 4.7% 1,681   2,868 -183 -6.4%
 
Years of Age 57,429 48,431 58,523
Younger than 22 1,205 1.2% 1,894   1,366 -161 -11.8%
22-24 3,056 3.2% 3,106   3,224 -168 -5.2%
25-34 12,855 13.3% 11,611   13,006 -151 -1.2%
35-44 14,162 14.6% 12,484   15,033 -871 -5.8%
45-54 15,217 15.7% 11,731   15,090 127 0.8%
55-59 5,003 5.2% 3,751   4,870 133 2.7%
60-64 3,227 3.3% 2,189   3,191 36 1.1%
65 and older 2,702 2.8% 1,665   2,739 -37 -1.4%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 0   4 -2 -50.0%
 
Industry 57,429 48,431 58,523
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 627 1.1% 462   644 -17 -2.6%
Mining 478 0.8% 458   293 185 63.1%
Utilities 81 0.1% 67   69 12 17.4%
Construction 10,185 17.5% 9,751   9,344 841 9.0%
Manufacturing 11,520 19.8% 7,489   10,731 789 7.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,678 2.9% 1,708   1,864 -186 -10.0%
Retail Trade 5,152 8.9% 4,368   5,458 -306 -5.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,757 4.7% 1,868   2,870 -113 -3.9%
Information 1,146 2.0% 1,148   1,160 -14 -1.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,476 2.5% 1,305   1,402 74 5.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,004 1.7% 940   1,060 -56 -5.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,293 2.2% 1,310   1,384 -91 -6.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 99 0.2% 98   111 -12 -10.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,687 8.1% 4,309   4,837 -150 -3.1%
Educational Services 805 1.4% 814   951 -146 -15.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,695 6.4% 3,881   4,049 -354 -8.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,818 3.1% 1,335   2,124 -306 -14.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,654 9.7% 4,013   6,156 -502 -8.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,503 2.6% 1,428   1,876 -373 -19.9%
Public Administration 522 0.9% 498   806 -284 -35.2%
Information Not Available 1,249 2.2% 1,181   1,334 -85 -6.4%
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Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Jan 2007 Percent Dec 2006     Jan 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 20,130 18,420 38,069
Male 10,861 54.0% 9,567   16,929 -6,068 -35.8%
Female 9,263 46.0% 8,850   21,134 -11,871 -56.2%