Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

July 2007

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
July 2007
Jul 2007 Jun 2007 Monthly Change Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,535,323 2,275,584 259,739 2,480,250 55,073 2.2
Alaska 7,927 9,027 -1,100 8,253 -326 -4.0
Alabama 31,691 27,413 4,278 30,530 1,161 3.8
Arkansas 30,473 29,173 1,300 29,032 1,441 5.0
Arizona 34,340 30,735 3,605 28,541 5,799 20.3
California 358,239 327,675 30,564 315,161 43,078 13.7
Colorado 19,856 19,839 17 20,279 -423 -2.1
Connecticut 40,444 33,632 6,812 41,421 -977 -2.4
District of Columbia 9,257 4,670 4,587 5,021 4,236 84.4
Delaware 9,495 8,830 665 9,187 308 3.4
Florida 72,917 109,599 -36,682 90,304 -17,387 -19.3
Georgia 59,509 54,558 4,951 56,030 3,479 6.2
Hawaii 7,118 6,674 444 6,425 693 10.8
Iowa 17,752 18,745 -993 20,544 -2,792 -13.6
Idaho 8,479 7,913 566 7,216 1,263 17.5
Illinois 127,635 120,276 7,359 124,413 3,222 2.6
Indiana 52,758 47,727 5,031 58,114 -5,356 -9.2
Kansas 17,046 16,233 813 17,616 -570 -3.2
Kentucky 35,297 27,307 7,990 34,455 842 2.4
Louisiana 22,589 20,978 1,611 21,743 846 3.9
Massachusetts 81,746 71,494 10,252 79,005 2,741 3.5
Maryland 36,072 33,448 2,624 34,067 2,005 5.9
Maine 7,213 7,565 -352 7,197 16 0.2
Michigan 170,648 109,629 61,019 183,183 -12,535 -6.8
Minnesota 41,717 38,281 3,436 35,318 6,399 18.1
Missouri 52,293 47,087 5,206 48,245 4,048 8.4
Mississippi 24,249 22,284 1,965 22,369 1,880 8.4
Montana 3,363 3,166 197 3,139 224 7.1
North Carolina 75,994 69,268 6,726 72,772 3,222 4.4
North Dakota 2,307 2,277 30 2,525 -218 -8.6
Nebraska 8,599 8,304 295 9,411 -812 -8.6
New Hampshire 6,584 5,442 1,142 6,728 -144 -2.1
New Jersey 119,023 95,689 23,334 116,206 2,817 2.4
New Mexico 11,159 11,195 -36 10,955 204 1.9
Nevada 24,413 22,851 1,562 18,941 5,472 28.9
New York 172,621 148,587 24,034 177,337 -4,716 -2.7
Ohio 94,913 84,027 10,886 98,260 -3,347 -3.4
Oklahoma 15,411 14,479 932 14,746 665 4.5
Oregon 38,296 37,455 841 37,410 886 2.4
Pennsylvania 168,275 141,688 26,587 170,076 -1,801 -1.1
Puerto Rico 39,877 36,784 3,093 37,325 2,552 6.8
Rhode Island 14,679 10,678 4,001 13,265 1,414 10.7
South Carolina 43,841 39,117 4,724 41,135 2,706 6.6
South Dakota 1,658 1,609 49 1,804 -146 -8.1
Tennessee 50,396 42,414 7,982 47,696 2,700 5.7
Texas 100,819 92,139 8,680 101,427 -608 -0.6
Utah 7,524 6,971 553 7,032 492 7.0
Virginia 35,157 34,092 1,065 34,880 277 0.8
Virgin Islands 388 299 89 266 122 45.9
Vermont 4,327 4,361 -34 4,601 -274 -6.0
Washington 39,277 38,219 1,058 41,398 -2,121 -5.1
Wisconsin 64,785 60,887 3,898 63,041 1,744 2.8
West Virginia 13,189 11,096 2,093 12,673 516 4.1
Wyoming 1,688 1,698 -10 1,532 156 10.2
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,535,323   2,275,584   2,480,250 55,073 2.2
Male 1,288,042 50.8% 1,194,977   1,228,535 59,507 4.8%
Female 1,245,236 49.1% 1,078,821   1,249,375 -4,139 -0.3%
Information Not Available 2,045 0.1% 1,786   2,340 -295 -12.6%
 
Ethnicity 2,535,323   2,275,584   2,480,250    
Hispanic or Latino 360,493 14.2% 346,727   343,745 16,748 4.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,875,493 86.2% 1,670,500   1,856,626 18,867 1.0%
Information Not Available 299,337 10.6% 258,357   279,878 19,459 7.0%
 
Race 2,535,323   2,275,584   2,480,250
American Indian or Alaskan Native 25,880 1.0% 24,386   26,306 -426 -1.6%
Asian 62,067 2.4% 56,244   60,400 1,667 2.8%
Black or African American 495,285 19.5% 438,479   484,933 10,352 2.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 7,939 0.3% 8,963   7,498 441 5.9%
White 1,415,872 55.8% 1,276,441   1,409,910 5,962 0.4%
Information Not Available 528,281 20.8% 472,870   476,369 51,912 10.9%
 
Years of Age 2,535,323   2,275,584   2,480,250
Younger than 22 99,727 3.9% 87,410   92,798 6,929 7.5%
22-24 141,836 5.6% 129,224   134,035 7,801 5.8%
25-34 574,175 22.6% 525,123   554,361 19,814 3.6%
35-44 643,732 25.4% 577,881   650,111 -6,379 -1.0%
45-54 626,910 24.7% 559,988   611,998 14,912 2.4%
55-59 214,428 8.5% 188,867   213,288 1,140 0.5%
60-64 131,014 5.2% 118,528   123,762 7,252 5.9%
65 and older 84,630 3.3% 73,853   83,307 1,323 1.6%
Information Not Available 18,871 0.7% 14,710   16,590 2,281 13.7%
 
Industry 2,535,323   2,275,584   2,480,250
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 46,815 1.8% 46,533   47,818 -1,003 -2.1%
Mining 8,050 0.3% 7,515   5,663 2,387 42.2%
Utilities 5,304 0.2% 4,828   5,512 -208 -3.8%
Construction 241,889 9.5% 254,138   216,065 25,824 12.0%
Manufacturing 402,275 15.9% 325,289   401,717 558 0.1%
Wholesale Trade 94,084 3.7% 90,383   90,958 3,126 3.4%
Retail Trade 203,051 8.0% 194,089   204,446 -1,395 -0.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 134,003 5.3% 87,999   130,687 3,316 2.5%
Information 71,829 2.8% 71,261   65,994 5,835 8.8%
Finance and Insurance 85,752 3.4% 84,718   77,093 8,659 11.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 41,501 1.6% 38,918   34,902 6,599 18.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 120,664 4.8% 111,172   113,074 7,590 6.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 9,387 0.4% 8,689   11,438 -2,051 -17.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 250,594 9.9% 234,734   252,454 -1,860 -0.7%
Educational Services 83,678 3.3% 53,682   86,007 -2,329 -2.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 203,546 8.0% 185,678   203,746 -200 -0.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 33,680 1.3% 33,065   35,144 -1,464 -4.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 151,028 6.0% 134,585   143,995 7,033 4.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 76,260 3.0% 70,742   78,227 -1,967 -2.5%
Public Administration 49,420 1.9% 38,774   51,989 -2,569 -4.9%
Information Not Available 222,513 8.8% 198,792   223,321 -808 -0.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,927 9,027 8,253 -326 -4.0
Male 3,652 46.1% 4,598   3,805 -153 -4.0%
Female 4,275 53.9% 4,429   4,448 -173 -3.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,927   9,027   8,253    
Hispanic or Latino 264 3.3% 390   219 45 20.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,573 95.5% 8,546   7,926 -353 -4.5%
Information Not Available 90 1.1% 91   108 -18 -16.7%
 
Race 7,927 9,027 8,253
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,933 37.0% 3,169   2,847 86 3.0%
Asian 377 4.8% 669   300 77 25.7%
Black or African American 324 4.1% 358   375 -51 -13.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 79 1.0% 102   52 27 51.9%
White 3,952 49.9% 4,371   4,431 -479 -10.8%
Information Not Available 262 3.3% 358   248 14 5.6%
 
Years of Age 7,927 9,027 8,253
Younger than 22 294 2.6% 317   324 -30 -9.3%
22-24 568 4.9% 699   671 -103 -15.4%
25-34 2,031 17.7% 2,308   1,986 45 2.3%
35-44 1,832 15.9% 2,070   2,044 -212 -10.4%
45-54 1,918 16.7% 2,267   2,109 -191 -9.1%
55-59 642 5.6% 684   618 24 3.9%
60-64 377 3.3% 400   289 88 30.4%
65 and older 265 2.3% 282   212 53 25.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,927 9,027 8,253
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 23 0.3% 25   62 -39 -62.9%
Mining 196 2.5% 256   162 34 21.0%
Utilities 25 0.3% 45   41 -16 -39.0%
Construction 938 11.8% 1,197   930 8 0.9%
Manufacturing 375 4.7% 824   230 145 63.0%
Wholesale Trade 103 1.3% 122   121 -18 -14.9%
Retail Trade 764 9.6% 832   865 -101 -11.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 629 7.9% 743   554 75 13.5%
Information 94 1.2% 89   86 8 9.3%
Finance and Insurance 169 2.1% 155   197 -28 -14.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 191 2.4% 203   210 -19 -9.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 214 2.7% 245   207 7 3.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 20 0.3% 22   29 -9 -31.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 395 5.0% 450   444 -49 -11.0%
Educational Services 518 6.5% 512   642 -124 -19.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,020 12.8% 1,001   923 97 10.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 104 1.3% 88   96 8 8.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 587 7.4% 641   593 -6 -1.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 465 5.8% 459   517 -52 -10.1%
Public Administration 892 11.2% 898   1,043 -151 -14.5%
Information Not Available 205 2.6% 220   301 -96 -31.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 31,691 27,413 30,530
Male 14,851 46.9% 12,457   13,348 1,503 11.3%
Female 16,769 52.9% 14,904   17,100 -331 -1.9%
Information Not Available 71 0.2% 52   82 -11 -13.4%
 
Ethnicity 31,691 27,413 30,530
Hispanic or Latino 880 2.8% 663   817 63 7.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,749 78.1% 21,063   22,606 2,143 9.5%
Information Not Available 6,062 19.1% 5,687   7,107 -1,045 -14.7%
 
Race 31,691 27,413 30,530
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,053 3.3% 1,001   969 84 8.7%
Asian 455 1.4% 396   439 16 3.6%
Black or African American 14,010 44.2% 11,693   11,922 2,088 17.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 57 0.2% 50   87 -30 -34.5%
White 13,693 43.2% 11,874   12,833 860 6.7%
Information Not Available 2,423 7.6% 2,399   4,280 -1,857 -43.4%
 
Years of Age 31,691 27,413 30,530
Younger than 22 1,382 3.1% 1,046   1,455 -73 -5.0%
22-24 2,145 4.9% 1,860   2,178 -33 -1.5%
25-34 7,960 18.1% 6,869   7,868 92 1.2%
35-44 7,876 17.9% 6,761   7,588 288 3.8%
45-54 7,330 16.7% 6,378   6,905 425 6.2%
55-59 2,500 5.7% 2,178   2,320 180 7.8%
60-64 1,418 3.2% 1,293   1,298 120 9.2%
65 and older 1,050 2.4% 1,021   892 158 17.7%
Information Not Available 30 0.1% 7   26 4 15.4%
 
Industry 31,691 27,413 30,530
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 343 1.1% 226   333 10 3.0%
Mining 151 0.5% 124   229 -78 -34.1%
Utilities 57 0.2% 47   48 9 18.8%
Construction 2,802 8.7% 2,447   2,427 375 15.5%
Manufacturing 7,596 23.7% 5,690   6,945 651 9.4%
Wholesale Trade 921 2.9% 794   953 -32 -3.4%
Retail Trade 2,843 8.9% 2,600   3,282 -439 -13.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 894 2.8% 847   799 95 11.9%
Information 377 1.2% 319   476 -99 -20.8%
Finance and Insurance 684 2.1% 701   714 -30 -4.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 344 1.1% 320   392 -48 -12.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,724 5.4% 1,708   1,369 355 25.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 105 0.3% 102   32 73 228.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,432 10.7% 2,869   3,183 249 7.8%
Educational Services 553 1.7% 548   543 10 1.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,043 9.5% 2,818   3,068 -25 -0.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 240 0.7% 222   175 65 37.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,147 6.7% 1,898   2,189 -42 -1.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,283 4.0% 1,220   1,287 -4 -0.3%
Public Administration 378 1.2% 338   358 20 5.6%
Information Not Available 1,774 5.5% 1,575   1,728 46 2.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 30,473 29,173 29,032
Male 14,671 48.1% 14,075   13,167 1,504 11.4%
Female 15,801 51.9% 15,078   15,864 -63 -0.4%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 20   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 30,473 29,173 29,032
Hispanic or Latino 695 2.3% 698   760 -65 -8.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,777 97.7% 28,455   28,271 1,506 5.3%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 20   1 0 0.0%
 
Race 30,473 29,173 29,032
American Indian or Alaskan Native 401 1.3% 332   225 176 78.2%
Asian 209 0.7% 205   213 -4 -1.9%
Black or African American 9,551 31.3% 9,342   9,768 -217 -2.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 203 0.7% 166   303 -100 -33.0%
White 19,412 63.7% 18,408   17,760 1,652 9.3%
Information Not Available 697 2.3% 720   763 -66 -8.7%
 
Years of Age 30,473 29,173 29,032
Younger than 22 881 1.8% 770   1,081 -200 -18.5%
22-24 2,153 4.4% 2,111   1,972 181 9.2%
25-34 8,703 17.9% 8,035   8,009 694 8.7%
35-44 7,589 15.6% 7,680   7,611 -22 -0.3%
45-54 6,838 14.1% 6,378   6,571 267 4.1%
55-59 2,175 4.5% 2,072   2,008 167 8.3%
60-64 1,356 2.8% 1,329   1,105 251 22.7%
65 and older 774 1.6% 775   671 103 15.4%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 23   4 0 0.0%
 
Industry 30,473 29,173 29,032
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 367 1.2% 410   249 118 47.4%
Mining 79 0.3% 121   77 2 2.6%
Utilities 79 0.3% 83   77 2 2.6%
Construction 2,933 9.5% 2,665   2,459 474 19.3%
Manufacturing 7,228 23.4% 7,320   6,530 698 10.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,220 4.0% 1,174   1,366 -146 -10.7%
Retail Trade 3,311 10.7% 3,363   3,030 281 9.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 977 3.2% 1,003   808 169 20.9%
Information 169 0.5% 199   273 -104 -38.1%
Finance and Insurance 344 1.1% 293   404 -60 -14.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 243 0.8% 238   362 -119 -32.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 678 2.2% 703   653 25 3.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 56 0.2% 60   41 15 36.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,967 9.6% 2,704   3,101 -134 -4.3%
Educational Services 1,508 4.9% 1,446   1,479 29 2.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,040 13.1% 3,668   4,177 -137 -3.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 265 0.9% 227   207 58 28.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,413 7.8% 2,000   2,275 138 6.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 813 2.6% 725   707 106 15.0%
Public Administration 768 2.5% 703   713 55 7.7%
Information Not Available 15 0.0% 68   44 -29 -65.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 34,340 30,735 28,541
Male 18,458 53.8% 16,711   14,534 3,924 27.0%
Female 15,882 46.2% 14,024   14,007 1,875 13.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 34,340 30,735 28,541
Hispanic or Latino 16,399 47.8% 13,762   13,717 2,682 19.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,940 52.2% 16,973   13,706 4,234 30.9%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   1,117 -1,116 -99.9%
 
Race 34,340 30,735 28,541
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,250 6.6% 1,906   2,315 -65 -2.8%
Asian 10 0.0% 3   318 -308 -96.9%
Black or African American 1,752 5.1% 1,682   1,358 394 29.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 12,052 35.1% 11,474   9,715 2,337 24.1%
Information Not Available 18,276 53.2% 15,670   0 18,276 0.0%
 
Years of Age 34,340 30,735 28,541
Younger than 22 980 2.2% 862   771 209 27.1%
22-24 1,524 3.4% 1,340   1,183 341 28.8%
25-34 6,616 14.9% 6,100   5,214 1,402 26.9%
35-44 9,184 20.7% 8,324   7,974 1,210 15.2%
45-54 9,522 21.5% 8,341   8,007 1,515 18.9%
55-59 3,226 7.3% 2,812   2,685 541 20.1%
60-64 2,038 4.6% 1,896   1,635 403 24.6%
65 and older 1,250 2.8% 1,060   1,072 178 16.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 34,340 30,735 28,541
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 6,949 16.8% 5,728   6,556 393 6.0%
Mining 51 0.1% 58   76 -25 -32.9%
Utilities 55 0.1% 49   48 7 14.6%
Construction 3,512 8.5% 3,520   2,159 1,353 62.7%
Manufacturing 1,956 4.7% 1,900   1,463 493 33.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,584 3.8% 1,291   1,275 309 24.2%
Retail Trade 2,186 5.3% 1,993   1,681 505 30.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 696 1.7% 667   651 45 6.9%
Information 442 1.1% 439   423 19 4.5%
Finance and Insurance 1,124 2.7% 1,109   909 215 23.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 567 1.4% 563   505 62 12.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,304 3.2% 1,319   1,105 199 18.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 74 0.2% 97   58 16 27.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,998 7.3% 2,733   2,156 842 39.1%
Educational Services 1,171 2.8% 978   1,179 -8 -0.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,407 5.8% 2,309   2,250 157 7.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 404 1.0% 382   358 46 12.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,685 4.1% 1,512   1,519 166 10.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 565 1.4% 544   487 78 16.0%
Public Administration 931 2.3% 662   987 -56 -5.7%
Information Not Available 3,679 8.9% 2,882   2,696 983 36.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 358,239 327,675 315,161
Male 192,309 53.7% 185,802   161,800 30,509 18.9%
Female 165,750 46.3% 141,873   153,361 12,389 8.1%
Information Not Available 180 0.1% 0   0 180 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 358,239 327,675 315,161
Hispanic or Latino 119,743 33.4% 117,754   103,723 16,020 15.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 198,342 55.4% 176,264   179,768 18,574 10.3%
Information Not Available 40,154 11.2% 33,657   31,670 8,484 26.8%
 
Race 358,239 327,675 315,161
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,161 0.6% 2,109   2,632 -471 -17.9%
Asian 29,171 8.1% 26,320   26,861 2,310 8.6%
Black or African American 30,701 8.6% 24,670   30,581 120 0.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 136,309 38.0% 123,165   119,694 16,615 13.9%
Information Not Available 159,897 44.6% 151,411   135,393 24,504 18.1%
 
Years of Age 358,239 327,675 315,161
Younger than 22 11,794 2.5% 10,546   9,528 2,266 23.8%
22-24 21,968 4.6% 19,442   16,425 5,543 33.7%
25-34 80,759 17.0% 76,118   66,880 13,879 20.8%
35-44 89,402 18.8% 81,804   83,216 6,186 7.4%
45-54 90,483 19.1% 81,621   81,762 8,721 10.7%
55-59 31,241 6.6% 27,788   27,768 3,473 12.5%
60-64 19,807 4.2% 18,709   18,421 1,386 7.5%
65 and older 12,695 2.7% 11,464   10,980 1,715 15.6%
Information Not Available 90 0.0% 183   181 -91 -50.3%
 
Industry 358,239 327,675 315,161
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 26,740 6.9% 27,788   26,952 -212 -0.8%
Mining 720 0.2% 459   363 357 98.3%
Utilities 1,080 0.3% 734   817 263 32.2%
Construction 44,926 11.7% 42,645   28,404 16,522 58.2%
Manufacturing 46,457 12.1% 44,661   40,473 5,984 14.8%
Wholesale Trade 2,341 0.6% 2,843   3,811 -1,470 -38.6%
Retail Trade 31,871 8.3% 26,779   28,041 3,830 13.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 8,823 2.3% 8,345   8,530 293 3.4%
Information 33,852 8.8% 33,565   26,407 7,445 28.2%
Finance and Insurance 10,984 2.9% 10,271   8,349 2,635 31.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 8,193 2.1% 7,520   4,447 3,746 84.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,402 1.4% 5,778   3,993 1,409 35.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 49,428 12.8% 44,112   50,544 -1,116 -2.2%
Educational Services 21,338 5.5% 11,372   21,325 13 0.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 20,978 5.4% 19,901   19,692 1,286 6.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 5,942 1.5% 5,594   6,443 -501 -7.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 14,765 3.8% 12,472   13,067 1,698 13.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 8,193 2.1% 7,062   8,621 -428 -5.0%
Public Administration 2,251 0.6% 3,026   3,448 -1,197 -34.7%
Information Not Available 13,955 3.6% 12,748   11,434 2,521 22.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,856 19,839 20,279
Male 9,526 48.0% 9,806   9,756 -230 -2.4%
Female 10,330 52.0% 10,033   10,523 -193 -1.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,856 19,839 20,279
Hispanic or Latino 3,701 18.6% 3,692   3,902 -201 -5.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,979 65.4% 12,999   12,883 96 0.7%
Information Not Available 3,176 16.0% 3,148   3,494 -318 -9.1%
 
Race 19,856 19,839 20,279
American Indian or Alaskan Native 307 1.5% 320   295 12 4.1%
Asian 500 2.5% 467   450 50 11.1%
Black or African American 1,461 7.4% 1,445   1,626 -165 -10.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 73 0.4% 79   71 2 2.8%
White 13,514 68.1% 13,532   13,864 -350 -2.5%
Information Not Available 4,001 20.2% 3,996   3,973 28 0.7%
 
Years of Age 19,856 19,839 20,279
Younger than 22 268 0.8% 283   319 -51 -16.0%
22-24 668 2.1% 663   704 -36 -5.1%
25-34 3,865 12.0% 3,893   4,092 -227 -5.5%
35-44 5,054 15.7% 5,061   5,366 -312 -5.8%
45-54 5,892 18.4% 5,847   6,024 -132 -2.2%
55-59 2,232 7.0% 2,207   2,217 15 0.7%
60-64 1,273 4.0% 1,274   1,032 241 23.4%
65 and older 597 1.9% 605   516 81 15.7%
Information Not Available 7 0.0% 6   9 -2 -22.2%
 
Industry 19,856 19,839 20,279
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 75 0.4% 70   117 -42 -35.9%
Mining 118 0.6% 102   104 14 13.5%
Utilities 23 0.1% 21   35 -12 -34.3%
Construction 2,480 12.4% 2,755   2,241 239 10.7%
Manufacturing 1,908 9.6% 1,918   1,995 -87 -4.4%
Wholesale Trade 938 4.7% 934   903 35 3.9%
Retail Trade 1,832 9.2% 1,868   2,099 -267 -12.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 518 2.6% 503   617 -99 -16.0%
Information 743 3.7% 668   740 3 0.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,210 6.1% 1,222   1,210 0 0.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 515 2.6% 488   526 -11 -2.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,636 8.2% 1,604   1,592 44 2.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 159 0.8% 161   121 38 31.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,254 11.3% 2,186   2,183 71 3.3%
Educational Services 694 3.5% 620   721 -27 -3.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,870 9.4% 1,734   1,935 -65 -3.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 343 1.7% 429   391 -48 -12.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,093 5.5% 1,206   1,241 -148 -11.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 554 2.8% 541   576 -22 -3.8%
Public Administration 467 2.3% 410   422 45 10.7%
Information Not Available 426 2.1% 399   510 -84 -16.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 40,444 33,632 41,421
Male 19,195 47.5% 17,956   19,692 -497 -2.5%
Female 21,249 52.5% 15,676   21,729 -480 -2.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 40,444 33,632 41,421
Hispanic or Latino 5,041 12.5% 4,571   4,852 189 3.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 35,403 87.5% 29,061   36,569 -1,166 -3.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 40,444 33,632 41,421
American Indian or Alaskan Native 145 0.4% 148   128 17 13.3%
Asian 563 1.4% 524   552 11 2.0%
Black or African American 5,739 14.2% 5,273   5,648 91 1.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 21,392 52.9% 19,237   21,966 -574 -2.6%
Information Not Available 12,605 31.2% 8,450   13,127 -522 -4.0%
 
Years of Age 40,444 33,632 41,421
Younger than 22 1,166 2.0% 1,048   1,138 28 2.5%
22-24 2,188 3.7% 2,020   2,105 83 3.9%
25-34 8,366 14.2% 7,248   8,228 138 1.7%
35-44 9,938 16.8% 8,133   10,779 -841 -7.8%
45-54 10,064 17.1% 8,211   10,404 -340 -3.3%
55-59 3,549 6.0% 3,006   3,820 -271 -7.1%
60-64 2,842 4.8% 2,284   2,784 58 2.1%
65 and older 2,331 4.0% 1,682   2,163 168 7.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 40,444 33,632 41,421
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 178 0.4% 140   335 -157 -46.9%
Mining 17 0.0% 18   12 5 41.7%
Utilities 46 0.1% 47   95 -49 -51.6%
Construction 2,847 7.0% 3,287   3,312 -465 -14.0%
Manufacturing 5,020 12.4% 4,567   5,179 -159 -3.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,685 4.1% 1,649   1,527 158 10.3%
Retail Trade 4,377 10.8% 4,144   5,124 -747 -14.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 4,792 11.8% 945   4,740 52 1.1%
Information 677 1.7% 626   713 -36 -5.0%
Finance and Insurance 2,177 5.4% 2,133   2,073 104 5.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 549 1.4% 559   543 6 1.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,033 5.0% 1,818   1,961 72 3.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 134 0.3% 125   231 -97 -42.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,801 9.4% 3,735   3,832 -31 -0.8%
Educational Services 1,353 3.3% 801   1,234 119 9.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,661 9.0% 3,278   3,683 -22 -0.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 798 2.0% 729   856 -58 -6.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,821 9.4% 2,958   3,706 115 3.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,080 2.7% 988   1,047 33 3.2%
Public Administration 776 1.9% 535   565 211 37.3%
Information Not Available 622 1.5% 550   653 -31 -4.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,257 4,670 5,021
Male 4,494 48.5% 2,341   2,314 2,180 94.2%
Female 4,763 51.5% 2,329   2,707 2,056 76.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,257 4,670 5,021
Hispanic or Latino 792 8.6% 452   368 424 115.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,891 85.2% 3,799   3,760 4,131 109.9%
Information Not Available 574 6.2% 419   893 -319 -35.7%
 
Race 9,257 4,670 5,021
American Indian or Alaskan Native 72 0.8% 37   38 34 89.5%
Asian 216 2.3% 102   145 71 49.0%
Black or African American 7,368 79.6% 3,646   3,756 3,612 96.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 110 1.2% 70   49 61 124.5%
White 1,391 15.0% 763   897 494 55.1%
Information Not Available 100 1.1% 52   136 -36 -26.5%
 
Years of Age 9,257 4,670 5,021
Younger than 22 218 2.1% 97   95 123 129.5%
22-24 468 4.6% 207   223 245 109.9%
25-34 2,291 22.4% 1,119   1,202 1,089 90.6%
35-44 2,441 23.8% 1,277   1,360 1,081 79.5%
45-54 2,516 24.6% 1,298   1,359 1,157 85.1%
55-59 724 7.1% 381   434 290 66.8%
60-64 409 4.0% 199   235 174 74.0%
65 and older 190 1.9% 92   109 81 74.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   4 -4 -100.0%
 
Industry 9,257 4,670 5,021
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 2 0.0% 3   0 2 0.0%
Construction 55 0.6% 29   25 30 120.0%
Manufacturing 3 0.0% 2   4 -1 -25.0%
Wholesale Trade 9 0.1% 8   4 5 125.0%
Retail Trade 23 0.2% 16   34 -11 -32.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 2 0.0% 0   0 2 0.0%
Information 12 0.1% 7   27 -15 -55.6%
Finance and Insurance 1 0.0% 0   2 -1 -50.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 10 0.1% 7   3 7 233.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 29 0.3% 17   62 -33 -53.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 12 0.1% 10   11 1 9.1%
Educational Services 35 0.4% 17   27 8 29.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 44 0.5% 35   33 11 33.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2 0.0% 0   4 -2 -50.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 10 0.1% 1   3 7 233.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 34 0.4% 30   34 0 0.0%
Public Administration 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 8,974 96.9% 4,488   4,748 4,226 89.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,495 8,830 9,187
Male 4,206 44.3% 3,985   3,931 275 7.0%
Female 5,289 55.7% 4,845   5,256 33 0.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,495 8,830 9,187
Hispanic or Latino 329 3.5% 312   342 -13 -3.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,166 96.5% 8,518   8,845 321 3.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 9,495 8,830 9,187
American Indian or Alaskan Native 17 0.2% 24   12 5 41.7%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 3,821 40.2% 3,589   3,793 28 0.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 72 0.8% 64   41 31 75.6%
White 4,938 52.0% 4,516   4,709 229 4.9%
Information Not Available 648 6.8% 636   632 16 2.5%
 
Years of Age 9,495 8,830 9,187
Younger than 22 2,026 14.2% 1,821   1,785 241 13.5%
22-24 624 4.4% 641   652 -28 -4.3%
25-34 2,193 15.4% 2,064   2,151 42 2.0%
35-44 2,479 17.4% 2,264   2,357 122 5.2%
45-54 1,575 11.0% 1,454   1,499 76 5.1%
55-59 346 2.4% 348   397 -51 -12.8%
60-64 160 1.1% 136   203 -43 -21.2%
65 and older 79 0.6% 86   119 -40 -33.6%
Information Not Available 13 0.1% 16   24 -11 -45.8%
 
Industry 9,495 8,830 9,187
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 19 0.2% 21   34 -15 -44.1%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   5 -5 -100.0%
Utilities 7 0.1% 5   2 5 250.0%
Construction 844 8.9% 875   673 171 25.4%
Manufacturing 574 6.0% 567   557 17 3.1%
Wholesale Trade 305 3.2% 293   349 -44 -12.6%
Retail Trade 1,518 16.0% 1,475   1,487 31 2.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 355 3.7% 281   259 96 37.1%
Information 143 1.5% 129   131 12 9.2%
Finance and Insurance 908 9.5% 920   809 99 12.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 222 2.3% 217   201 21 10.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 474 5.0% 441   494 -20 -4.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 31 0.3% 29   41 -10 -24.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,556 16.4% 1,466   1,768 -212 -12.0%
Educational Services 360 3.8% 141   264 96 36.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 844 8.9% 760   845 -1 -0.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 129 1.4% 107   182 -53 -29.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 748 7.9% 725   668 80 12.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 296 3.1% 253   317 -21 -6.6%
Public Administration 93 1.0% 72   70 23 32.9%
Information Not Available 69 0.7% 53   31 38 122.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 72,917 109,599 90,304
Male 37,963 52.1% 57,968   42,961 -4,998 -11.6%
Female 34,932 47.9% 51,519   47,306 -12,374 -26.2%
Information Not Available 22 0.0% 112   37 -15 -40.5%
 
Ethnicity 72,917 109,599 90,304
Hispanic or Latino 23,937 32.8% 34,855   31,413 -7,476 -23.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 43,715 60.0% 65,536   51,130 -7,415 -14.5%
Information Not Available 5,265 7.2% 9,208   7,761 -2,496 -32.2%
 
Race 72,917 109,599 90,304
American Indian or Alaskan Native 310 0.4% 671   408 -98 -24.0%
Asian 686 0.9% 1,007   1,003 -317 -31.6%
Black or African American 14,800 20.3% 21,062   18,417 -3,617 -19.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,283 1.8% 2,498   2,005 -722 -36.0%
White 41,348 56.7% 62,926   49,608 -8,260 -16.7%
Information Not Available 14,490 19.9% 21,435   18,863 -4,373 -23.2%
 
Years of Age 72,917 109,599 90,304
Younger than 22 1,726 1.6% 2,199   2,154 -428 -19.9%
22-24 3,097 2.8% 4,548   3,973 -876 -22.0%
25-34 14,048 12.9% 22,814   16,821 -2,773 -16.5%
35-44 18,119 16.7% 26,729   22,984 -4,865 -21.2%
45-54 18,804 17.3% 29,040   22,168 -3,364 -15.2%
55-59 7,743 7.1% 10,513   9,283 -1,540 -16.6%
60-64 5,509 5.1% 8,164   6,721 -1,212 -18.0%
65 and older 3,871 3.6% 5,555   6,200 -2,329 -37.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 37   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 72,917 109,599 90,304
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 3,097 4.1% 2,870   3,676 -579 -15.8%
Mining 0 0.0% 37   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 199 0.3% 261   297 -98 -33.0%
Construction 8,296 10.9% 13,346   6,238 2,058 33.0%
Manufacturing 4,978 6.5% 7,120   6,201 -1,223 -19.7%
Wholesale Trade 2,787 3.7% 4,287   3,862 -1,075 -27.8%
Retail Trade 7,101 9.3% 10,102   9,060 -1,959 -21.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,947 2.6% 3,952   2,896 -949 -32.8%
Information 1,372 1.8% 2,162   2,042 -670 -32.8%
Finance and Insurance 3,761 4.9% 5,890   3,676 85 2.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,460 1.9% 2,349   2,042 -582 -28.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,933 6.5% 6,598   4,716 217 4.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 265 0.3% 410   594 -329 -55.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 12,765 16.8% 18,639   14,333 -1,568 -10.9%
Educational Services 1,659 2.2% 2,386   2,042 -383 -18.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,425 5.8% 7,008   6,906 -2,481 -35.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,593 2.1% 2,274   2,414 -821 -34.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,425 5.8% 6,002   5,904 -1,479 -25.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,146 2.8% 3,504   1,782 364 20.4%
Public Administration 774 1.0% 895   1,040 -266 -25.6%
Information Not Available 4,934 6.5% 9,507   10,583 -5,649 -53.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 59,509 54,558 56,030
Male 26,544 44.6% 24,600   24,449 2,095 8.6%
Female 32,193 54.1% 29,199   29,792 2,401 8.1%
Information Not Available 772 1.3% 759   1,789 -1,017 -56.8%
 
Ethnicity 59,509 54,558 56,030
Hispanic or Latino 162 0.3% 144   384 -222 -57.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 58,575 98.4% 53,655   53,857 4,718 8.8%
Information Not Available 772 1.3% 759   1,789 -1,017 -56.8%
 
Race 59,509 54,558 56,030
American Indian or Alaskan Native 256 0.4% 270   168 88 52.4%
Asian 678 1.1% 661   795 -117 -14.7%
Black or African American 33,260 55.9% 29,852   30,379 2,881 9.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 24,536 41.2% 23,005   22,899 1,637 7.1%
Information Not Available 779 1.3% 770   1,789 -1,010 -56.5%
 
Years of Age 59,509 54,558 56,030
Younger than 22 1,633 2.0% 1,351   1,449 184 12.7%
22-24 3,031 3.7% 2,739   2,748 283 10.3%
25-34 14,249 17.5% 13,187   13,081 1,168 8.9%
35-44 15,586 19.2% 14,211   15,120 466 3.1%
45-54 14,141 17.4% 13,025   13,149 992 7.5%
55-59 4,759 5.8% 4,378   4,233 526 12.4%
60-64 2,684 3.3% 2,568   2,376 308 13.0%
65 and older 1,595 2.0% 1,565   1,490 105 7.0%
Information Not Available 1,831 2.3% 1,534   2,384 -553 -23.2%
 
Industry 59,509 54,558 56,030
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 914 1.5% 773   968 -54 -5.6%
Mining 64 0.1% 57   45 19 42.2%
Utilities 133 0.2% 134   108 25 23.1%
Construction 3,550 5.9% 3,401   2,692 858 31.9%
Manufacturing 7,996 13.2% 6,263   7,700 296 3.8%
Wholesale Trade 2,797 4.6% 2,663   2,597 200 7.7%
Retail Trade 4,251 7.0% 4,168   3,934 317 8.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,422 2.4% 1,306   1,680 -258 -15.4%
Information 1,027 1.7% 1,034   1,236 -209 -16.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,830 3.0% 1,853   1,534 296 19.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,000 1.7% 912   987 13 1.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 9,329 15.4% 8,663   8,836 493 5.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 134 0.2% 119   90 44 48.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 199 0.3% 190   212 -13 -6.1%
Educational Services 1,508 2.5% 1,416   1,441 67 4.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,740 7.8% 4,402   4,247 493 11.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,500 5.8% 3,276   3,436 64 1.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 580 1.0% 481   614 -34 -5.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,046 1.7% 887   1,015 31 3.1%
Public Administration 879 1.5% 790   793 86 10.8%
Information Not Available 12,610 20.9% 11,770   11,865 745 6.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,118 6,674 6,425
Male 4,181 58.7% 3,971   3,784 397 10.5%
Female 2,937 41.3% 2,703   2,640 297 11.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,118 6,674 6,425
Hispanic or Latino 407 5.7% 371   363 44 12.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,405 75.9% 5,071   4,844 561 11.6%
Information Not Available 1,306 18.3% 1,232   1,218 88 7.2%
 
Race 7,118 6,674 6,425
American Indian or Alaskan Native 74 1.0% 66   63 11 17.5%
Asian 2,355 33.1% 2,294   2,039 316 15.5%
Black or African American 162 2.3% 130   127 35 27.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,747 24.5% 1,706   1,672 75 4.5%
White 1,863 26.2% 1,667   1,671 192 11.5%
Information Not Available 917 12.9% 811   853 64 7.5%
 
Years of Age 7,118 6,674 6,425
Younger than 22 128 1.5% 113   114 14 12.3%
22-24 279 3.3% 254   274 5 1.8%
25-34 1,494 17.6% 1,395   1,420 74 5.2%
35-44 1,750 20.7% 1,587   1,623 127 7.8%
45-54 1,862 22.0% 1,759   1,728 134 7.8%
55-59 776 9.2% 757   658 118 17.9%
60-64 516 6.1% 497   362 154 42.5%
65 and older 313 3.7% 312   246 67 27.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,118 6,674 6,425
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 317 4.3% 361   128 189 147.7%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 2 0.0% 2   7 -5 -71.4%
Construction 1,611 21.7% 1,552   1,420 191 13.5%
Manufacturing 178 2.4% 160   191 -13 -6.8%
Wholesale Trade 128 1.7% 116   125 3 2.4%
Retail Trade 420 5.6% 412   429 -9 -2.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 342 4.6% 437   374 -32 -8.6%
Information 204 2.7% 235   276 -72 -26.1%
Finance and Insurance 115 1.5% 112   93 22 23.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 118 1.6% 115   116 2 1.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 264 3.6% 241   278 -14 -5.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 16 0.2% 16   9 7 77.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 654 8.8% 611   568 86 15.1%
Educational Services 56 0.8% 43   51 5 9.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 423 5.7% 421   531 -108 -20.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 80 1.1% 85   106 -26 -24.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 971 13.1% 621   547 424 77.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 155 2.1% 147   180 -25 -13.9%
Public Administration 151 2.0% 132   158 -7 -4.4%
Information Not Available 913 12.3% 855   838 75 8.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,752 18,745 20,544
Male 8,745 49.3% 9,512   10,235 -1,490 -14.6%
Female 9,007 50.7% 9,233   10,309 -1,302 -12.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,752 18,745 20,544
Hispanic or Latino 600 3.4% 627   538 62 11.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,950 95.5% 17,894   19,727 -2,777 -14.1%
Information Not Available 202 1.1% 224   279 -77 -27.6%
 
Race 17,752 18,745 20,544
American Indian or Alaskan Native 61 0.3% 73   111 -50 -45.0%
Asian 146 0.8% 156   203 -57 -28.1%
Black or African American 902 5.1% 951   971 -69 -7.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 15,841 89.2% 16,714   18,442 -2,601 -14.1%
Information Not Available 802 4.5% 851   817 -15 -1.8%
 
Years of Age 17,752 18,745 20,544
Younger than 22 408 1.3% 401   605 -197 -32.6%
22-24 898 2.8% 915   1,205 -307 -25.5%
25-34 3,669 11.3% 3,943   4,356 -687 -15.8%
35-44 4,351 13.4% 4,757   5,023 -672 -13.4%
45-54 4,693 14.5% 4,912   5,468 -775 -14.2%
55-59 1,713 5.3% 1,779   1,809 -96 -5.3%
60-64 1,159 3.6% 1,182   1,209 -50 -4.1%
65 and older 851 2.6% 847   858 -7 -0.8%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 9   11 -1 -9.1%
 
Industry 17,752 18,745 20,544
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 105 0.6% 88   121 -16 -13.2%
Mining 18 0.1% 28   17 1 5.9%
Utilities 26 0.1% 34   32 -6 -18.8%
Construction 1,905 10.7% 2,253   2,150 -245 -11.4%
Manufacturing 4,071 22.8% 4,580   4,991 -920 -18.4%
Wholesale Trade 848 4.7% 782   1,030 -182 -17.7%
Retail Trade 1,752 9.8% 1,769   1,951 -199 -10.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 860 4.8% 921   854 6 0.7%
Information 708 4.0% 751   720 -12 -1.7%
Finance and Insurance 544 3.0% 545   593 -49 -8.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 202 1.1% 201   203 -1 -0.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 742 4.2% 827   1,015 -273 -26.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 57 0.3% 63   16 41 256.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,398 7.8% 1,470   1,819 -421 -23.1%
Educational Services 392 2.2% 358   461 -69 -15.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,455 8.1% 1,451   1,538 -83 -5.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 177 1.0% 177   242 -65 -26.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,304 7.3% 1,336   1,420 -116 -8.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 727 4.1% 714   792 -65 -8.2%
Public Administration 205 1.1% 204   298 -93 -31.2%
Information Not Available 256 1.4% 193   281 -25 -8.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,479 7,913 7,216
Male 4,271 50.4% 4,032   3,316 955 28.8%
Female 4,206 49.6% 3,881   3,900 306 7.8%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 0   0 2 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,479 7,913 7,216
Hispanic or Latino 874 10.3% 819   972 -98 -10.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,070 83.4% 6,346   5,421 1,649 30.4%
Information Not Available 535 6.3% 748   823 -288 -35.0%
 
Race 8,479 7,913 7,216
American Indian or Alaskan Native 184 2.2% 187   195 -11 -5.6%
Asian 175 2.1% 154   121 54 44.6%
Black or African American 68 0.8% 60   46 22 47.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 30 0.4% 31   14 16 114.3%
White 6,768 79.8% 6,282   5,622 1,146 20.4%
Information Not Available 1,254 14.8% 1,199   1,218 36 3.0%
 
Years of Age 8,479 7,913 7,216
Younger than 22 194 1.3% 173   177 17 9.6%
22-24 420 2.9% 403   307 113 36.8%
25-34 1,775 12.1% 1,672   1,470 305 20.7%
35-44 1,891 12.8% 1,779   1,741 150 8.6%
45-54 2,368 16.1% 2,205   1,953 415 21.2%
55-59 900 6.1% 784   743 157 21.1%
60-64 530 3.6% 510   468 62 13.2%
65 and older 401 2.7% 387   357 44 12.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,479 7,913 7,216
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 250 2.9% 277   287 -37 -12.9%
Mining 18 0.2% 19   13 5 38.5%
Utilities 10 0.1% 11   8 2 25.0%
Construction 931 10.7% 970   499 432 86.6%
Manufacturing 1,641 18.8% 1,176   1,000 641 64.1%
Wholesale Trade 288 3.3% 283   435 -147 -33.8%
Retail Trade 708 8.1% 742   572 136 23.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 532 6.1% 554   529 3 0.6%
Information 126 1.4% 118   134 -8 -6.0%
Finance and Insurance 182 2.1% 180   182 0 0.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 79 0.9% 83   63 16 25.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 316 3.6% 271   255 61 23.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10 0.1% 10   4 6 150.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 646 7.4% 589   567 79 13.9%
Educational Services 149 1.7% 127   156 -7 -4.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 683 7.8% 681   662 21 3.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 79 0.9% 95   91 -12 -13.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 390 4.5% 393   346 44 12.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 264 3.0% 249   266 -2 -0.8%
Public Administration 232 2.7% 222   209 23 11.0%
Information Not Available 945 10.8% 863   938 7 0.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 127,635 120,276 124,413
Male 64,689 50.7% 62,892   62,704 1,985 3.2%
Female 62,946 49.3% 57,384   61,709 1,237 2.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 127,635 120,276 124,413
Hispanic or Latino 14,221 11.1% 14,361   13,090 1,131 8.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 113,414 88.9% 105,915   111,323 2,091 1.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 127,635 120,276 124,413
American Indian or Alaskan Native 418 0.3% 417   365 53 14.5%
Asian 2,977 2.3% 2,816   2,820 157 5.6%
Black or African American 35,572 27.9% 33,000   34,631 941 2.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 87,690 68.7% 84,935   85,921 1,769 2.1%
Information Not Available 978 0.8% 908   677 301 44.5%
 
Years of Age 127,635 120,276 124,413
Younger than 22 2,876 1.4% 2,535   2,884 -8 -0.3%
22-24 6,308 3.0% 5,899   6,198 110 1.8%
25-34 29,842 14.3% 28,161   28,733 1,109 3.9%
35-44 32,633 15.7% 31,067   33,116 -483 -1.5%
45-54 33,518 16.1% 31,439   32,714 804 2.5%
55-59 11,630 5.6% 10,773   10,907 723 6.6%
60-64 7,084 3.4% 6,718   6,364 720 11.3%
65 and older 3,744 1.8% 3,684   3,497 247 7.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 127,635 120,276 124,413
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 308 0.2% 343   327 -19 -5.8%
Mining 456 0.4% 471   243 213 87.7%
Utilities 154 0.1% 148   228 -74 -32.5%
Construction 13,753 10.7% 14,990   12,984 769 5.9%
Manufacturing 20,128 15.7% 17,998   20,343 -215 -1.1%
Wholesale Trade 5,907 4.6% 5,579   5,927 -20 -0.3%
Retail Trade 12,168 9.5% 11,897   12,101 67 0.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 8,240 6.4% 7,680   8,697 -457 -5.3%
Information 2,565 2.0% 2,463   2,690 -125 -4.6%
Finance and Insurance 7,032 5.5% 6,605   6,017 1,015 16.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,911 1.5% 1,886   1,843 68 3.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,305 5.7% 6,596   6,513 792 12.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 376 0.3% 354   345 31 9.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 14,574 11.4% 13,629   13,876 698 5.0%
Educational Services 3,840 3.0% 3,076   3,725 115 3.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 9,682 7.6% 8,873   9,535 147 1.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,470 1.1% 1,332   1,518 -48 -3.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,545 6.7% 7,990   8,729 -184 -2.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,618 2.8% 3,308   3,785 -167 -4.4%
Public Administration 3,015 2.4% 2,755   2,618 397 15.2%
Information Not Available 2,588 2.0% 2,303   2,369 219 9.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 52,758 47,727 58,114
Male 26,810 50.8% 24,107   30,601 -3,791 -12.4%
Female 25,876 49.0% 23,564   27,493 -1,617 -5.9%
Information Not Available 72 0.1% 56   20 52 260.0%
 
Ethnicity 52,758 47,727 58,114
Hispanic or Latino 2,150 4.1% 1,750   2,429 -279 -11.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 41,107 77.9% 37,557   53,430 -12,323 -23.1%
Information Not Available 9,501 18.0% 8,420   2,255 7,246 321.3%
 
Race 52,758 47,727 58,114
American Indian or Alaskan Native 279 0.5% 230   236 43 18.2%
Asian 347 0.7% 259   361 -14 -3.9%
Black or African American 8,953 17.0% 8,246   8,735 218 2.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 44 0.1% 49   57 -13 -22.8%
White 40,679 77.1% 36,893   45,664 -4,985 -10.9%
Information Not Available 2,456 4.7% 2,050   3,061 -605 -19.8%
 
Years of Age 52,758 47,727 58,114
Younger than 22 1,266 1.4% 1,148   1,416 -150 -10.6%
22-24 2,829 3.1% 2,515   3,033 -204 -6.7%
25-34 12,727 14.0% 11,424   13,887 -1,160 -8.4%
35-44 13,687 15.1% 12,371   15,599 -1,912 -12.3%
45-54 13,483 14.9% 12,277   14,930 -1,447 -9.7%
55-59 4,445 4.9% 4,033   4,856 -411 -8.5%
60-64 2,696 3.0% 2,478   2,703 -7 -0.3%
65 and older 1,625 1.8% 1,481   1,690 -65 -3.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 52,758 47,727 58,114
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 125 0.2% 119   125 0 0.0%
Mining 98 0.2% 79   56 42 75.0%
Utilities 52 0.1% 37   59 -7 -11.9%
Construction 4,257 8.0% 4,507   4,560 -303 -6.6%
Manufacturing 14,469 27.4% 11,341   20,448 -5,979 -29.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,855 3.5% 1,785   1,855 0 0.0%
Retail Trade 4,251 8.0% 4,021   4,479 -228 -5.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,459 4.6% 2,106   2,436 23 0.9%
Information 441 0.8% 441   512 -71 -13.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,432 2.7% 1,456   1,372 60 4.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 654 1.2% 611   615 39 6.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,406 2.7% 1,343   1,645 -239 -14.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 138 0.3% 132   133 5 3.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,576 8.7% 4,236   4,893 -317 -6.5%
Educational Services 1,299 2.5% 1,132   1,379 -80 -5.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,636 8.8% 4,580   4,358 278 6.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 509 1.0% 487   696 -187 -26.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,114 5.9% 3,031   2,933 181 6.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,169 2.2% 1,139   1,133 36 3.2%
Public Administration 394 0.7% 444   477 -83 -17.4%
Information Not Available 5,424 10.3% 4,700   3,950 1,474 37.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,046 16,233 17,616
Male 8,517 50.0% 8,327   8,575 -58 -0.7%
Female 8,529 50.0% 7,906   9,041 -512 -5.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,046 16,233 17,616
Hispanic or Latino 823 4.8% 805   915 -92 -10.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,046 53.1% 8,963   9,869 -823 -8.3%
Information Not Available 7,177 42.1% 6,465   6,832 345 5.0%
 
Race 17,046 16,233 17,616
American Indian or Alaskan Native 241 1.4% 240   261 -20 -7.7%
Asian 199 1.2% 167   164 35 21.3%
Black or African American 2,870 16.8% 2,682   2,918 -48 -1.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 34 0.2% 35   26 8 30.8%
White 12,511 73.4% 12,064   12,983 -472 -3.6%
Information Not Available 1,191 7.0% 1,045   1,264 -73 -5.8%
 
Years of Age 17,046 16,233 17,616
Younger than 22 424 1.5% 361   514 -90 -17.5%
22-24 904 3.2% 860   1,086 -182 -16.8%
25-34 4,145 14.5% 4,019   4,271 -126 -3.0%
35-44 4,231 14.8% 3,920   4,359 -128 -2.9%
45-54 4,430 15.4% 4,275   4,463 -33 -0.7%
55-59 1,463 5.1% 1,366   1,467 -4 -0.3%
60-64 875 3.1% 858   907 -32 -3.5%
65 and older 574 2.0% 574   549 25 4.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 17,046 16,233 17,616
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 129 0.8% 169   298 -169 -56.7%
Mining 110 0.6% 140   96 14 14.6%
Utilities 43 0.3% 46   15 28 186.7%
Construction 1,546 9.0% 1,792   1,743 -197 -11.3%
Manufacturing 2,765 16.1% 2,168   2,621 144 5.5%
Wholesale Trade 842 4.9% 723   690 152 22.0%
Retail Trade 1,406 8.2% 1,329   1,476 -70 -4.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 522 3.0% 501   561 -39 -7.0%
Information 967 5.6% 1,024   640 327 51.1%
Finance and Insurance 583 3.4% 575   617 -34 -5.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 330 1.9% 240   332 -2 -0.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 854 5.0% 807   938 -84 -9.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 47 0.3% 43   53 -6 -11.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,632 9.5% 1,607   1,757 -125 -7.1%
Educational Services 417 2.4% 393   575 -158 -27.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,763 10.3% 1,789   1,966 -203 -10.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 103 0.6% 79   94 9 9.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 794 4.6% 807   862 -68 -7.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 580 3.4% 487   504 76 15.1%
Public Administration 443 2.6% 361   430 13 3.0%
Information Not Available 1,170 6.8% 1,153   1,348 -178 -13.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,297 27,307 34,455
Male 20,632 58.5% 14,783   20,209 423 2.1%
Female 14,665 41.5% 12,524   14,246 419 2.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 35,297 27,307 34,455
Hispanic or Latino 66 0.2% 81   84 -18 -21.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 35,231 99.8% 27,226   34,371 860 2.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 35,297 27,307 34,455
American Indian or Alaskan Native 173 0.5% 140   182 -9 -4.9%
Asian 71 0.2% 81   84 -13 -15.5%
Black or African American 4,571 13.0% 3,282   4,122 449 10.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0% 9   0 9 0.0%
White 30,216 85.6% 23,515   29,723 493 1.7%
Information Not Available 257 0.7% 280   344 -87 -25.3%
 
Years of Age 35,297 27,307 34,455
Younger than 22 917 1.4% 676   854 63 7.4%
22-24 1,756 2.8% 1,573   1,722 34 2.0%
25-34 8,693 13.6% 6,830   8,584 109 1.3%
35-44 9,478 14.9% 7,020   9,580 -102 -1.1%
45-54 8,791 13.8% 6,379   8,527 264 3.1%
55-59 2,784 4.4% 2,232   2,886 -102 -3.5%
60-64 1,818 2.9% 1,578   1,479 339 22.9%
65 and older 1,060 1.7% 1,019   823 237 28.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 35,297 27,307 34,455
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 18 0.1% 9   9 9 100.0%
Mining 780 2.2% 866   385 395 102.6%
Utilities 35 0.1% 50   35 0 0.0%
Construction 2,749 7.8% 2,971   3,148 -399 -12.7%
Manufacturing 10,094 28.6% 6,699   9,301 793 8.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,135 3.2% 1,082   965 170 17.6%
Retail Trade 2,261 6.4% 2,299   1,904 357 18.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,326 3.8% 771   1,510 -184 -12.2%
Information 332 0.9% 334   438 -106 -24.2%
Finance and Insurance 727 2.1% 870   611 116 19.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 315 0.9% 329   235 80 34.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 966 2.7% 956   970 -4 -0.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 58 0.2% 68   62 -4 -6.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,474 7.0% 2,673   2,700 -226 -8.4%
Educational Services 1,006 2.8% 1,105   1,098 -92 -8.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,964 5.6% 2,087   1,828 136 7.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 177 0.5% 216   257 -80 -31.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 984 2.8% 1,032   1,244 -260 -20.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 567 1.6% 564   686 -119 -17.3%
Public Administration 536 1.5% 546   429 107 24.9%
Information Not Available 6,793 19.2% 1,780   6,640 153 2.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,589 20,978 21,743
Male 9,950 44.0% 9,395   9,256 694 7.5%
Female 12,639 56.0% 11,583   12,487 152 1.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 22,589 20,978 21,743
Hispanic or Latino 409 1.8% 376   519 -110 -21.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,120 97.9% 20,527   20,619 1,501 7.3%
Information Not Available 60 0.3% 75   605 -545 -90.1%
 
Race 22,589 20,978 21,743
American Indian or Alaskan Native 125 0.6% 108   137 -12 -8.8%
Asian 134 0.6% 117   159 -25 -15.7%
Black or African American 12,519 55.4% 11,694   11,948 571 4.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 19 0.1% 18   28 -9 -32.1%
White 9,742 43.1% 8,989   9,357 385 4.1%
Information Not Available 50 0.2% 52   114 -64 -56.1%
 
Years of Age 22,589 20,978 21,743
Younger than 22 652 2.1% 544   585 67 11.5%
22-24 1,449 4.6% 1,278   1,265 184 14.5%
25-34 5,828 18.6% 5,455   5,292 536 10.1%
35-44 5,532 17.7% 5,283   5,620 -88 -1.6%
45-54 5,547 17.7% 5,146   5,405 142 2.6%
55-59 1,805 5.8% 1,731   1,860 -55 -3.0%
60-64 1,070 3.4% 948   997 73 7.3%
65 and older 705 2.3% 592   718 -13 -1.8%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Industry 22,589 20,978 21,743
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 165 0.7% 180   157 8 5.1%
Mining 278 1.2% 258   156 122 78.2%
Utilities 125 0.5% 133   71 54 76.1%
Construction 2,891 12.7% 2,757   2,089 802 38.4%
Manufacturing 2,027 8.9% 1,875   1,080 947 87.7%
Wholesale Trade 409 1.8% 402   397 12 3.0%
Retail Trade 1,509 6.6% 1,470   1,160 349 30.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 686 3.0% 571   419 267 63.7%
Information 385 1.7% 360   477 -92 -19.3%
Finance and Insurance 461 2.0% 472   401 60 15.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 240 1.1% 255   226 14 6.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,015 4.5% 906   676 339 50.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 198 0.9% 175   28 170 607.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,246 5.5% 1,127   1,138 108 9.5%
Educational Services 897 3.9% 692   982 -85 -8.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,769 12.2% 2,582   1,962 807 41.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 362 1.6% 388   418 -56 -13.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,211 5.3% 1,135   864 347 40.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,153 5.1% 1,026   816 337 41.3%
Public Administration 485 2.1% 453   473 12 2.5%
Information Not Available 4,077 17.9% 3,761   7,753 -3,676 -47.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 81,746 71,494 79,005
Male 44,075 53.9% 41,679   41,561 2,514 6.0%
Female 37,671 46.1% 29,815   37,444 227 0.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 81,746 71,494 79,005
Hispanic or Latino 7,823 9.6% 7,020   7,635 188 2.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 72,310 88.5% 62,993   69,708 2,602 3.7%
Information Not Available 1,613 2.0% 1,481   1,662 -49 -2.9%
 
Race 81,746 71,494 79,005
American Indian or Alaskan Native 240 0.3% 223   187 53 28.3%
Asian 2,122 2.6% 1,998   2,137 -15 -0.7%
Black or African American 7,460 9.1% 6,325   7,178 282 3.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 43 0.1% 38   38 5 13.2%
White 64,864 79.3% 56,603   62,995 1,869 3.0%
Information Not Available 7,017 8.6% 6,307   6,470 547 8.5%
 
Years of Age 81,746 71,494 79,005
Younger than 22 2,054 1.5% 2,053   2,037 17 0.8%
22-24 3,696 2.6% 3,603   3,711 -15 -0.4%
25-34 16,440 11.7% 14,952   15,918 522 3.3%
35-44 20,903 14.8% 18,364   21,066 -163 -0.8%
45-54 21,713 15.4% 18,655   20,748 965 4.7%
55-59 7,961 5.6% 6,695   7,678 283 3.7%
60-64 5,548 3.9% 4,591   4,818 730 15.2%
65 and older 3,431 2.4% 2,581   3,029 402 13.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 81,746 71,494 79,005
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 365 0.4% 356   406 -41 -10.1%
Mining 78 0.1% 100   58 20 34.5%
Utilities 58 0.1% 60   56 2 3.6%
Construction 8,467 10.3% 9,542   8,522 -55 -0.6%
Manufacturing 8,889 10.8% 7,617   8,294 595 7.2%
Wholesale Trade 3,803 4.6% 3,684   3,473 330 9.5%
Retail Trade 7,105 8.7% 6,787   7,938 -833 -10.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,505 7.9% 2,179   6,249 256 4.1%
Information 1,792 2.2% 1,740   1,730 62 3.6%
Finance and Insurance 3,141 3.8% 3,001   2,773 368 13.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,216 1.5% 1,188   1,136 80 7.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,623 6.8% 5,342   5,310 313 5.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 167 0.2% 156   95 72 75.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,498 7.9% 6,459   5,882 616 10.5%
Educational Services 1,629 2.0% 1,047   1,635 -6 -0.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,565 8.0% 5,828   6,766 -201 -3.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 805 1.0% 793   784 21 2.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,656 6.9% 5,136   5,070 586 11.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,168 3.9% 2,813   3,240 -72 -2.2%
Public Administration 3,215 3.9% 1,102   3,312 -97 -2.9%
Information Not Available 7,001 8.5% 6,564   6,276 725 11.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 36,072 33,448 34,067
Male 16,831 46.7% 16,658   15,572 1,259 8.1%
Female 19,241 53.3% 16,790   18,495 746 4.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 36,072 33,448 34,067
Hispanic or Latino 1,142 3.2% 1,194   991 151 15.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 34,893 96.7% 31,632   32,531 2,362 7.3%
Information Not Available 37 0.1% 622   545 -508 -93.2%
 
Race 36,072 33,448 34,067
American Indian or Alaskan Native 101 0.3% 86   82 19 23.2%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 17,272 47.9% 16,153   16,563 709 4.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 93 0.3% 78   56 37 66.1%
White 16,802 46.6% 15,315   15,831 971 6.1%
Information Not Available 1,804 5.0% 1,816   1,535 269 17.5%
 
Years of Age 36,072 33,448 34,067
Younger than 22 975 1.9% 881   951 24 2.5%
22-24 2,021 4.0% 1,825   1,841 180 9.8%
25-34 7,911 15.6% 7,495   7,410 501 6.8%
35-44 8,959 17.6% 8,382   8,667 292 3.4%
45-54 9,120 18.0% 8,619   8,641 479 5.5%
55-59 3,201 6.3% 2,942   2,962 239 8.1%
60-64 2,080 4.1% 1,877   1,941 139 7.2%
65 and older 1,798 3.5% 1,414   1,647 151 9.2%
Information Not Available 7 0.0% 13   7 0 0.0%
 
Industry 36,072 33,448 34,067
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 50 0.1% 47   43 7 16.3%
Mining 27 0.1% 32   43 -16 -37.2%
Utilities 35 0.1% 34   22 13 59.1%
Construction 3,603 10.0% 3,923   3,192 411 12.9%
Manufacturing 827 2.3% 900   578 249 43.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,308 3.6% 1,282   1,347 -39 -2.9%
Retail Trade 1,279 3.5% 1,274   1,302 -23 -1.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,459 6.8% 1,015   2,142 317 14.8%
Information 700 1.9% 690   658 42 6.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,336 3.7% 1,354   1,360 -24 -1.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 833 2.3% 828   720 113 15.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,800 7.8% 2,685   2,918 -118 -4.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 28 0.1% 28   37 -9 -24.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,554 12.6% 4,431   4,326 228 5.3%
Educational Services 1,274 3.5% 866   1,217 57 4.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,488 9.7% 3,058   3,183 305 9.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 490 1.4% 439   452 38 8.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,518 7.0% 2,591   2,432 86 3.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,162 3.2% 1,093   1,226 -64 -5.2%
Public Administration 598 1.7% 455   468 130 27.8%
Information Not Available 6,703 18.6% 6,423   6,401 302 4.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,213 7,565 7,197
Male 3,547 49.2% 4,059   3,424 123 3.6%
Female 3,666 50.8% 3,506   3,772 -106 -2.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,213 7,565 7,197
Hispanic or Latino 55 0.8% 63   62 -7 -11.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,094 84.5% 6,300   6,138 -44 -0.7%
Information Not Available 1,064 14.8% 1,202   997 67 6.7%
 
Race 7,213 7,565 7,197
American Indian or Alaskan Native 59 0.8% 59   80 -21 -26.3%
Asian 47 0.7% 52   53 -6 -11.3%
Black or African American 77 1.1% 80   70 7 10.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 6,245 86.6% 6,491   6,314 -69 -1.1%
Information Not Available 785 10.9% 883   680 105 15.4%
 
Years of Age 7,213 7,565 7,197
Younger than 22 248 1.9% 249   263 -15 -5.7%
22-24 384 2.9% 432   413 -29 -7.0%
25-34 1,390 10.7% 1,587   1,499 -109 -7.3%
35-44 1,824 14.0% 1,815   1,795 29 1.6%
45-54 2,006 15.4% 2,010   1,959 47 2.4%
55-59 745 5.7% 791   724 21 2.9%
60-64 427 3.3% 473   353 74 21.0%
65 and older 189 1.5% 208   191 -2 -1.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,213 7,565 7,197
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 139 1.9% 320   141 -2 -1.4%
Mining 1 0.0% 2   1 0 0.0%
Utilities 6 0.1% 9   15 -9 -60.0%
Construction 547 7.4% 740   533 14 2.6%
Manufacturing 629 8.6% 865   822 -193 -23.5%
Wholesale Trade 185 2.5% 243   208 -23 -11.1%
Retail Trade 672 9.1% 844   857 -185 -21.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 249 3.4% 163   237 12 5.1%
Information 97 1.3% 100   104 -7 -6.7%
Finance and Insurance 125 1.7% 149   179 -54 -30.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 40 0.5% 47   67 -27 -40.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 203 2.8% 219   196 7 3.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 8 0.1% 7   6 2 33.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 347 4.7% 419   379 -32 -8.4%
Educational Services 185 2.5% 118   199 -14 -7.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 659 9.0% 677   663 -4 -0.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 81 1.1% 107   88 -7 -8.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 342 4.7% 449   380 -38 -10.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 205 2.8% 226   275 -70 -25.5%
Public Administration 70 1.0% 66   161 -91 -56.5%
Information Not Available 2,423 33.0% 1,795   1,686 737 43.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 170,648 109,629 183,183
Male 94,784 55.5% 62,452   102,232 -7,448 -7.3%
Female 75,848 44.4% 47,169   80,943 -5,095 -6.3%
Information Not Available 16 0.0% 8   8 8 100.0%
 
Ethnicity 170,648 109,629 183,183
Hispanic or Latino 5,137 3.0% 3,076   5,334 -197 -3.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 118,854 69.6% 79,134   129,494 -10,640 -8.2%
Information Not Available 46,657 27.3% 27,419   48,355 -1,698 -3.5%
 
Race 170,648 109,629 183,183
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,567 0.9% 1,167   1,705 -138 -8.1%
Asian 2,336 1.4% 822   2,766 -430 -15.5%
Black or African American 23,137 13.6% 14,905   27,805 -4,668 -16.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 92 0.1% 44   98 -6 -6.1%
White 90,736 53.2% 61,670   97,469 -6,733 -6.9%
Information Not Available 52,780 30.9% 31,021   53,340 -560 -1.0%
 
Years of Age 170,648 109,629 183,183
Younger than 22 5,386 2.1% 3,640   5,420 -34 -0.6%
22-24 9,802 3.9% 6,556   9,877 -75 -0.8%
25-34 40,734 16.0% 26,448   43,430 -2,696 -6.2%
35-44 46,032 18.1% 28,569   49,835 -3,803 -7.6%
45-54 44,337 17.4% 28,110   48,308 -3,971 -8.2%
55-59 13,946 5.5% 8,882   15,605 -1,659 -10.6%
60-64 6,946 2.7% 4,732   7,193 -247 -3.4%
65 and older 3,455 1.4% 2,690   3,512 -57 -1.6%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 2   3 7 233.3%
 
Industry 170,648 109,629 183,183
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 602 0.4% 616   559 43 7.7%
Mining 193 0.1% 140   137 56 40.9%
Utilities 64 0.0% 88   72 -8 -11.1%
Construction 10,905 6.4% 13,146   12,560 -1,655 -13.2%
Manufacturing 54,468 31.8% 22,341   60,263 -5,795 -9.6%
Wholesale Trade 5,608 3.3% 4,370   5,730 -122 -2.1%
Retail Trade 10,285 6.0% 9,634   10,472 -187 -1.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 7,487 4.4% 3,442   6,752 735 10.9%
Information 1,271 0.7% 1,233   1,366 -95 -7.0%
Finance and Insurance 3,313 1.9% 3,104   3,234 79 2.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3,382 2.0% 1,614   2,838 544 19.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 11,080 6.5% 6,389   11,103 -23 -0.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,669 1.0% 1,050   3,441 -1,772 -51.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 18,282 10.7% 12,448   19,660 -1,378 -7.0%
Educational Services 4,689 2.7% 1,739   5,125 -436 -8.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 10,302 6.0% 8,029   9,798 504 5.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,627 1.0% 1,644   1,664 -37 -2.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,494 3.8% 6,094   6,724 -230 -3.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,913 1.7% 2,717   3,296 -383 -11.6%
Public Administration 1,149 0.7% 1,079   1,506 -357 -23.7%
Information Not Available 14,865 8.7% 8,712   16,883 -2,018 -12.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 41,717 38,281 35,318
Male 23,765 57.0% 21,975   18,992 4,773 25.1%
Female 17,952 43.0% 16,305   16,326 1,626 10.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 41,717 38,281 35,318
Hispanic or Latino 1,258 3.0% 1,221   995 263 26.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 37,167 89.1% 34,073   31,596 5,571 17.6%
Information Not Available 3,292 7.9% 2,987   2,727 565 20.7%
 
Race 41,717 38,281 35,318
American Indian or Alaskan Native 591 1.4% 543   546 45 8.2%
Asian 923 2.2% 932   806 117 14.5%
Black or African American 3,622 8.7% 3,401   3,254 368 11.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 206 0.5% 213   173 33 19.1%
White 34,276 82.2% 31,253   28,831 5,445 18.9%
Information Not Available 2,099 5.0% 1,939   1,708 391 22.9%
 
Years of Age 41,717 38,281 35,318
Younger than 22 1,285 1.7% 1,139   1,031 254 24.6%
22-24 2,487 3.4% 2,491   2,021 466 23.1%
25-34 9,373 12.7% 9,089   7,938 1,435 18.1%
35-44 10,361 14.0% 9,419   9,123 1,238 13.6%
45-54 11,382 15.4% 9,937   9,409 1,973 21.0%
55-59 3,753 5.1% 3,350   3,177 576 18.1%
60-64 2,106 2.9% 1,888   1,724 382 22.2%
65 and older 580 0.8% 597   531 49 9.2%
Information Not Available 390 0.5% 371   364 26 7.1%
 
Industry 41,717 38,281 35,318
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 320 0.8% 365   235 85 36.2%
Mining 66 0.2% 49   65 1 1.5%
Utilities 282 0.7% 195   179 103 57.5%
Construction 6,283 14.9% 6,841   4,799 1,484 30.9%
Manufacturing 7,220 17.2% 6,412   6,299 921 14.6%
Wholesale Trade 2,301 5.5% 1,984   1,975 326 16.5%
Retail Trade 3,035 7.2% 2,993   2,777 258 9.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,169 5.2% 1,092   1,367 802 58.7%
Information 789 1.9% 728   733 56 7.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,600 3.8% 1,535   1,254 346 27.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 676 1.6% 614   602 74 12.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,315 5.5% 2,164   1,798 517 28.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 615 1.5% 611   654 -39 -6.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,102 7.4% 2,901   2,765 337 12.2%
Educational Services 1,661 4.0% 1,107   1,778 -117 -6.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,526 8.4% 3,359   2,584 942 36.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 510 1.2% 487   422 88 20.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,368 5.6% 2,124   2,124 244 11.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,993 4.7% 1,907   2,074 -81 -3.9%
Public Administration 638 1.5% 550   610 28 4.6%
Information Not Available 248 0.6% 263   224 24 10.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 52,293 47,087 48,245
Male 24,656 47.1% 22,301   21,431 3,225 15.0%
Female 27,629 52.8% 24,781   26,807 822 3.1%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 5   7 1 14.3%
 
Ethnicity 52,293 47,087 48,245
Hispanic or Latino 548 1.0% 480   528 20 3.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,528 31.6% 14,709   15,437 1,091 7.1%
Information Not Available 35,217 67.3% 31,898   32,280 2,937 9.1%
 
Race 52,293 47,087 48,245
American Indian or Alaskan Native 388 0.7% 349   351 37 10.5%
Asian 335 0.6% 296   349 -14 -4.0%
Black or African American 13,041 24.9% 11,877   12,348 693 5.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 418 0.8% 356   358 60 16.8%
White 35,390 67.7% 32,028   32,834 2,556 7.8%
Information Not Available 2,721 5.2% 2,181   2,005 716 35.7%
 
Years of Age 52,293 47,087 48,245
Younger than 22 1,297 1.5% 1,086   1,177 120 10.2%
22-24 2,524 3.0% 2,322   2,579 -55 -2.1%
25-34 11,484 13.6% 10,319   10,751 733 6.8%
35-44 13,426 15.8% 11,932   12,475 951 7.6%
45-54 13,961 16.5% 12,523   12,311 1,650 13.4%
55-59 4,534 5.4% 4,151   4,168 366 8.8%
60-64 2,940 3.5% 2,759   2,638 302 11.4%
65 and older 2,102 2.5% 1,966   2,146 -44 -2.1%
Information Not Available 25 0.0% 29   0 25 0.0%
 
Industry 52,293 47,087 48,245
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 206 0.4% 151   187 19 10.2%
Mining 76 0.1% 89   87 -11 -12.6%
Utilities 73 0.1% 65   78 -5 -6.4%
Construction 3,935 7.5% 4,162   4,150 -215 -5.2%
Manufacturing 12,058 23.0% 9,091   9,226 2,832 30.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,748 3.3% 1,721   1,782 -34 -1.9%
Retail Trade 4,992 9.5% 4,634   5,547 -555 -10.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,811 7.3% 3,290   3,547 264 7.4%
Information 948 1.8% 903   1,276 -328 -25.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,673 3.2% 1,557   1,440 233 16.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 937 1.8% 882   959 -22 -2.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,830 3.5% 1,667   1,559 271 17.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 101 0.2% 87   150 -49 -32.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,268 8.1% 3,813   3,375 893 26.5%
Educational Services 1,366 2.6% 1,018   1,257 109 8.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,641 8.8% 4,547   5,043 -402 -8.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 686 1.3% 602   662 24 3.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,915 9.4% 4,325   4,699 216 4.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,733 3.3% 1,658   1,590 143 9.0%
Public Administration 453 0.9% 448   451 2 0.4%
Information Not Available 1,843 3.5% 2,377   1,180 663 56.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Jul 2007 Percent Jun 2007     Jul 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,249 22,284 22,369
Male 9,483 39.1% 8,771   7,932 1,551 19.6%
Female 14,766 60.9% 13,511   14,435 331 2.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 2