Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

March 2007

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
March 2007
Mar 2007 Feb 2007 Monthly Change Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,814,853 3,068,021 -253,168 2,743,951 70,902 2.6
Alaska 15,655 16,097 -442 14,709 946 6.4
Alabama 25,930 26,580 -650 23,506 2,424 10.3
Arkansas 29,210 33,008 -3,798 26,423 2,787 10.5
Arizona 21,559 21,249 310 17,062 4,497 26.4
California 347,097 394,118 -47,021 372,316 -25,219 -6.8
Colorado 23,444 26,232 -2,788 23,510 -66 -0.3
Connecticut 46,949 49,540 -2,591 45,039 1,910 4.2
District of Columbia 4,451 3,947 504 4,660 -209 -4.5
Delaware 10,544 11,238 -694 9,627 917 9.5
Florida 92,080 84,537 7,543 71,944 20,136 28.0
Georgia 49,872 50,785 -913 47,583 2,289 4.8
Hawaii 6,661 6,601 60 6,629 32 0.5
Iowa 35,007 39,519 -4,512 30,602 4,405 14.4
Idaho 15,069 18,484 -3,415 15,102 -33 -0.2
Illinois 163,926 182,737 -18,811 158,122 5,804 3.7
Indiana 66,093 76,471 -10,378 63,313 2,780 4.4
Kansas 17,026 23,359 -6,333 18,048 -1,022 -5.7
Kentucky 39,397 40,986 -1,589 30,999 8,398 27.1
Louisiana 18,030 18,678 -648 23,582 -5,552 -23.5
Massachusetts 101,317 106,608 -5,291 95,420 5,897 6.2
Maryland 37,711 41,162 -3,451 36,648 1,063 2.9
Maine 13,873 14,619 -746 13,504 369 2.7
Michigan 182,550 198,664 -16,114 189,785 -7,235 -3.8
Minnesota 77,368 82,089 -4,721 63,663 13,705 21.5
Missouri 48,392 63,291 -14,899 48,027 365 0.8
Mississippi 19,529 18,603 926 21,336 -1,807 -8.5
Montana 6,237 7,452 -1,215 5,303 934 17.6
North Carolina 72,369 79,254 -6,885 73,654 -1,285 -1.7
North Dakota 5,909 7,110 -1,201 5,472 437 8.0
Nebraska 11,356 13,147 -1,791 11,117 239 2.1
New Hampshire 9,147 9,700 -553 8,220 927 11.3
New Jersey 129,552 135,229 -5,677 119,824 9,728 8.1
New Mexico 10,815 10,835 -20 11,272 -457 -4.1
Nevada 24,129 24,120 9 19,405 4,724 24.3
New York 199,914 210,422 -10,508 206,317 -6,403 -3.1
Ohio 121,052 131,521 -10,469 120,741 311 0.3
Oklahoma 14,145 16,424 -2,279 15,038 -893 -5.9
Oregon 45,219 48,732 -3,513 45,128 91 0.2
Pennsylvania 204,668 234,365 -29,697 177,587 27,081 15.2
Puerto Rico 32,367 33,096 -729 31,102 1,265 4.1
Rhode Island 16,706 17,410 -704 15,228 1,478 9.7
South Carolina 37,509 40,708 -3,199 35,342 2,167 6.1
South Dakota 3,309 4,014 -705 3,292 17 0.5
Tennessee 40,505 45,326 -4,821 41,764 -1,259 -3.0
Texas 96,456 99,883 -3,427 107,225 -10,769 -10.0
Utah 9,162 11,241 -2,079 9,461 -299 -3.2
Virginia 37,654 41,871 -4,217 35,821 1,833 5.1
Virgin Islands 236 256 -20 174 62 35.6
Vermont 7,799 7,969 -170 8,058 -259 -3.2
Washington 52,014 56,157 -4,143 54,398 -2,384 -4.4
Wisconsin 98,331 106,795 -8,464 94,563 3,768 4.0
West Virginia 16,402 22,224 -5,822 14,347 2,055 14.3
Wyoming 3,151 3,558 -407 2,939 212 7.2
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,814,853   3,068,021   2,743,951 70,902 2.6
Male 1,760,351 62.5% 1,981,455   1,667,143 93,208 5.6%
Female 1,052,368 37.4% 1,084,184   1,073,633 -21,265 -2.0%
Information Not Available 2,134 0.1% 2,382   3,175 -1,041 -32.8%
 
Ethnicity 2,814,853   3,068,021   2,743,951    
Hispanic or Latino 417,397 14.8% 459,782   410,571 6,826 1.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,090,408 87.2% 2,278,181   2,036,879 53,529 2.6%
Information Not Available 307,049 9.8% 330,058   296,555 10,494 3.5%
 
Race 2,814,853   3,068,021   2,743,951
American Indian or Alaskan Native 30,009 1.1% 32,506   31,205 -1,196 -3.8%
Asian 59,428 2.1% 61,659   62,698 -3,270 -5.2%
Black or African American 435,601 15.5% 441,199   428,643 6,958 1.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 12,407 0.4% 13,276   11,566 841 7.3%
White 1,722,828 61.2% 1,914,181   1,666,144 56,684 3.4%
Information Not Available 554,580 19.7% 605,199   537,466 17,114 3.2%
 
Years of Age 2,814,853   3,068,021   2,743,951
Younger than 22 115,246 4.1% 126,270   106,267 8,979 8.4%
22-24 167,348 5.9% 178,736   160,205 7,143 4.5%
25-34 656,013 23.3% 715,235   635,957 20,056 3.2%
35-44 720,889 25.6% 781,334   722,260 -1,371 -0.2%
45-54 682,271 24.2% 751,273   670,552 11,719 1.7%
55-59 226,305 8.0% 244,288   220,946 5,359 2.4%
60-64 137,491 4.9% 147,469   128,747 8,744 6.8%
65 and older 89,443 3.2% 94,899   84,615 4,828 5.7%
Information Not Available 19,847 0.7% 28,517   14,402 5,445 37.8%
 
Industry 2,814,853   3,068,021   2,743,951
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 78,907 2.8% 102,133   90,062 -11,155 -12.4%
Mining 17,200 0.6% 20,581   13,481 3,719 27.6%
Utilities 5,228 0.2% 5,343   4,861 367 7.5%
Construction 543,102 19.3% 654,413   479,479 63,623 13.3%
Manufacturing 407,013 14.5% 424,167   388,453 18,560 4.8%
Wholesale Trade 100,980 3.6% 105,311   94,371 6,609 7.0%
Retail Trade 222,150 7.9% 229,474   225,692 -3,542 -1.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 88,492 3.1% 98,908   84,400 4,092 4.8%
Information 62,154 2.2% 68,162   64,267 -2,113 -3.3%
Finance and Insurance 79,915 2.8% 78,360   74,797 5,118 6.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 41,825 1.5% 42,064   37,852 3,973 10.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 100,256 3.6% 102,318   98,264 1,992 2.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10,565 0.4% 12,113   8,302 2,263 27.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 316,516 11.2% 338,916   297,245 19,271 6.5%
Educational Services 39,312 1.4% 45,654   44,282 -4,970 -11.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 152,550 5.4% 149,681   158,384 -5,834 -3.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 60,780 2.2% 69,711   59,637 1,143 1.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 144,140 5.1% 148,193   142,856 1,284 0.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 68,919 2.4% 72,884   72,267 -3,348 -4.6%
Public Administration 45,432 1.6% 49,773   48,157 -2,725 -5.7%
Information Not Available 229,417 8.2% 249,862   256,842 -27,425 -10.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,655 16,097 14,709 946 6.4
Male 10,019 64.0% 10,356   9,314 705 7.6%
Female 5,635 36.0% 5,741   5,389 246 4.6%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   6 -5 -83.3%
 
Ethnicity 15,655   16,097   14,709    
Hispanic or Latino 593 3.8% 509   445 148 33.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,941 95.4% 15,452   14,064 877 6.2%
Information Not Available 121 0.8% 136   200 -79 -39.5%
 
Race 15,655 16,097 14,709
American Indian or Alaskan Native 4,686 29.9% 4,810   4,320 366 8.5%
Asian 723 4.6% 558   574 149 26.0%
Black or African American 504 3.2% 503   424 80 18.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 96 0.6% 99   88 8 9.1%
White 9,136 58.4% 9,645   8,756 380 4.3%
Information Not Available 510 3.3% 482   547 -37 -6.8%
 
Years of Age 15,655 16,097 14,709
Younger than 22 700 2.9% 692   838 -138 -16.5%
22-24 1,096 4.5% 1,158   1,194 -98 -8.2%
25-34 3,852 16.0% 4,018   3,748 104 2.8%
35-44 3,644 15.1% 3,855   3,520 124 3.5%
45-54 4,015 16.6% 4,063   3,577 438 12.2%
55-59 1,290 5.3% 1,291   1,008 282 28.0%
60-64 674 2.8% 649   523 151 28.9%
65 and older 384 1.6% 371   301 83 27.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 15,655 16,097 14,709
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 159 1.0% 200   104 55 52.9%
Mining 442 2.8% 442   312 130 41.7%
Utilities 96 0.6% 105   93 3 3.2%
Construction 3,954 25.0% 4,122   3,293 661 20.1%
Manufacturing 1,126 7.1% 926   831 295 35.5%
Wholesale Trade 218 1.4% 234   192 26 13.5%
Retail Trade 1,346 8.5% 1,375   1,436 -90 -6.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 957 6.1% 938   973 -16 -1.6%
Information 151 1.0% 154   138 13 9.4%
Finance and Insurance 265 1.7% 241   317 -52 -16.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 369 2.3% 375   395 -26 -6.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 366 2.3% 366   352 14 4.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 59 0.4% 63   48 11 22.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 773 4.9% 821   656 117 17.8%
Educational Services 373 2.4% 381   367 6 1.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 939 5.9% 935   996 -57 -5.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 208 1.3% 251   183 25 13.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,361 8.6% 1,398   1,410 -49 -3.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 416 2.6% 474   583 -167 -28.6%
Public Administration 1,706 10.8% 1,914   1,632 74 4.5%
Information Not Available 371 2.3% 382   398 -27 -6.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 25,930 26,580 23,506
Male 13,191 50.9% 14,008   11,404 1,787 15.7%
Female 12,693 49.0% 12,514   12,021 672 5.6%
Information Not Available 46 0.2% 58   81 -35 -43.2%
 
Ethnicity 25,930 26,580 23,506
Hispanic or Latino 675 2.6% 663   629 46 7.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,329 74.5% 19,424   17,485 1,844 10.5%
Information Not Available 5,926 22.9% 6,493   5,392 534 9.9%
 
Race 25,930 26,580 23,506
American Indian or Alaskan Native 966 3.7% 823   708 258 36.4%
Asian 776 3.0% 384   562 214 38.1%
Black or African American 10,103 39.0% 9,912   8,615 1,488 17.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 41 0.2% 49   47 -6 -12.8%
White 10,879 42.0% 11,671   10,449 430 4.1%
Information Not Available 3,165 12.2% 3,741   3,125 40 1.3%
 
Years of Age 25,930 26,580 23,506
Younger than 22 1,094 3.1% 1,099   1,007 87 8.6%
22-24 1,822 5.1% 1,856   1,628 194 11.9%
25-34 6,719 18.8% 6,804   6,026 693 11.5%
35-44 6,471 18.1% 6,649   5,755 716 12.4%
45-54 5,972 16.7% 6,130   5,594 378 6.8%
55-59 2,015 5.6% 2,083   1,776 239 13.5%
60-64 1,125 3.2% 1,176   1,006 119 11.8%
65 and older 708 2.0% 777   677 31 4.6%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 6   37 -33 -89.2%
 
Industry 25,930 26,580 23,506
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 169 0.6% 221   200 -31 -15.5%
Mining 187 0.7% 371   491 -304 -61.9%
Utilities 41 0.2% 47   45 -4 -8.9%
Construction 2,327 8.9% 2,979   2,073 254 12.3%
Manufacturing 7,536 28.9% 6,901   4,951 2,585 52.2%
Wholesale Trade 831 3.2% 843   740 91 12.3%
Retail Trade 2,578 9.9% 2,669   2,609 -31 -1.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 720 2.8% 805   575 145 25.2%
Information 349 1.3% 359   422 -73 -17.3%
Finance and Insurance 676 2.6% 720   935 -259 -27.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 296 1.1% 353   303 -7 -2.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 931 3.6% 1,037   834 97 11.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 55 0.2% 22   33 22 66.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,078 11.8% 3,088   2,661 417 15.7%
Educational Services 352 1.3% 429   425 -73 -17.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,838 7.0% 1,716   1,955 -117 -6.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 250 1.0% 301   173 77 44.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,594 6.1% 1,477   1,567 27 1.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 572 2.2% 550   747 -175 -23.4%
Public Administration 330 1.3% 374   378 -48 -12.7%
Information Not Available 1,220 4.7% 1,318   1,389 -169 -12.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 29,210 33,008 26,423
Male 16,655 57.0% 20,318   14,267 2,388 16.7%
Female 12,554 43.0% 12,689   12,155 399 3.3%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 29,210 33,008 26,423
Hispanic or Latino 867 3.0% 1,039   473 394 83.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 28,342 97.0% 31,968   25,948 2,394 9.2%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   2 -1 -50.0%
 
Race 29,210 33,008 26,423
American Indian or Alaskan Native 306 1.0% 377   222 84 37.8%
Asian 300 1.0% 312   148 152 102.7%
Black or African American 8,578 29.4% 8,939   8,055 523 6.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 182 0.6% 230   176 6 3.4%
White 18,973 65.0% 22,107   17,344 1,629 9.4%
Information Not Available 871 3.0% 1,043   478 393 82.2%
 
Years of Age 29,210 33,008 26,423
Younger than 22 772 1.6% 820   742 30 4.0%
22-24 1,905 4.1% 2,178   1,627 278 17.1%
25-34 7,734 16.5% 8,650   7,113 621 8.7%
35-44 7,876 16.8% 8,809   7,028 848 12.1%
45-54 6,619 14.1% 7,617   5,920 699 11.8%
55-59 2,241 4.8% 2,480   1,952 289 14.8%
60-64 1,280 2.7% 1,440   1,238 42 3.4%
65 and older 778 1.7% 1,009   799 -21 -2.6%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 5   4 1 25.0%
 
Industry 29,210 33,008 26,423
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 761 2.5% 1,021   805 -44 -5.5%
Mining 165 0.6% 165   125 40 32.0%
Utilities 76 0.3% 88   68 8 11.8%
Construction 3,640 12.1% 5,095   3,528 112 3.2%
Manufacturing 7,044 23.5% 7,404   5,715 1,329 23.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,351 4.5% 1,641   1,278 73 5.7%
Retail Trade 3,303 11.0% 3,542   3,105 198 6.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 979 3.3% 1,263   924 55 6.0%
Information 306 1.0% 348   245 61 24.9%
Finance and Insurance 383 1.3% 395   376 7 1.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 277 0.9% 324   359 -82 -22.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 519 1.7% 519   473 46 9.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 47 0.2% 41   68 -21 -30.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,067 10.2% 3,371   2,534 533 21.0%
Educational Services 955 3.2% 1,098   736 219 29.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,507 8.4% 2,527   2,671 -164 -6.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 247 0.8% 312   239 8 3.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,171 7.2% 2,320   1,906 265 13.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 607 2.0% 696   479 128 26.7%
Public Administration 778 2.6% 803   736 42 5.7%
Information Not Available 27 0.1% 35   53 -26 -49.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,559 21,249 17,062
Male 12,434 57.7% 12,137   9,353 3,081 32.9%
Female 9,125 42.3% 9,112   7,709 1,416 18.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 21,559 21,249 17,062
Hispanic or Latino 6,621 30.7% 6,091   4,883 1,738 35.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,867 64.3% 14,058   10,833 3,034 28.0%
Information Not Available 1,071 5.0% 1,100   1,345 -274 -20.4%
 
Race 21,559 21,249 17,062
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,815 8.4% 1,815   1,405 410 29.2%
Asian 442 2.1% 414   295 147 49.8%
Black or African American 1,437 6.7% 1,437   1,019 418 41.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 16,794 77.9% 16,483   8,114 8,680 107.0%
Information Not Available 1,071 5.0% 1,100   0 1,071 0.0%
 
Years of Age 21,559 21,249 17,062
Younger than 22 558 1.5% 544   399 159 39.8%
22-24 1,089 2.9% 1,090   785 304 38.7%
25-34 4,498 12.2% 4,490   3,455 1,043 30.2%
35-44 5,595 15.1% 5,562   4,472 1,123 25.1%
45-54 5,708 15.4% 5,616   4,584 1,124 24.5%
55-59 2,016 5.5% 1,982   1,680 336 20.0%
60-64 1,378 3.7% 1,260   1,069 309 28.9%
65 and older 717 1.9% 705   618 99 16.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 21,559 21,249 17,062
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,303 5.7% 863   1,429 -126 -8.8%
Mining 59 0.3% 60   78 -19 -24.4%
Utilities 45 0.2% 37   40 5 12.5%
Construction 3,664 16.0% 3,674   1,734 1,930 111.3%
Manufacturing 1,756 7.7% 1,855   1,040 716 68.8%
Wholesale Trade 864 3.8% 893   610 254 41.6%
Retail Trade 1,775 7.8% 1,792   1,463 312 21.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 456 2.0% 456   338 118 34.9%
Information 461 2.0% 438   347 114 32.9%
Finance and Insurance 992 4.3% 1,023   789 203 25.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 490 2.1% 486   360 130 36.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,028 4.5% 1,042   717 311 43.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 68 0.3% 74   21 47 223.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,456 10.7% 2,315   1,762 694 39.4%
Educational Services 399 1.7% 426   434 -35 -8.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,468 6.4% 1,463   1,186 282 23.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 255 1.1% 271   198 57 28.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 855 3.7% 907   782 73 9.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 475 2.1% 522   362 113 31.2%
Public Administration 530 2.3% 521   513 17 3.3%
Information Not Available 2,160 9.4% 2,131   2,859 -699 -24.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 347,097 394,118 372,316
Male 201,112 57.9% 235,645   216,024 -14,912 -6.9%
Female 145,892 42.0% 158,379   156,200 -10,308 -6.6%
Information Not Available 93 0.0% 94   92 1 1.1%
 
Ethnicity 347,097 394,118 372,316
Hispanic or Latino 139,396 40.2% 166,359   148,597 -9,201 -6.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 178,745 51.5% 196,215   191,288 -12,543 -6.6%
Information Not Available 28,956 8.3% 31,544   32,431 -3,475 -10.7%
 
Race 347,097 394,118 372,316
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,155 0.9% 3,943   2,565 590 23.0%
Asian 25,336 7.3% 27,320   28,950 -3,614 -12.5%
Black or African American 27,100 7.8% 27,226   26,110 990 3.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 123,154 35.5% 137,725   133,664 -10,510 -7.9%
Information Not Available 168,352 48.5% 197,904   181,027 -12,675 -7.0%
 
Years of Age 347,097 394,118 372,316
Younger than 22 10,116 2.2% 11,641   9,803 313 3.2%
22-24 19,211 4.3% 19,809   21,529 -2,318 -10.8%
25-34 76,009 16.9% 88,062   82,635 -6,626 -8.0%
35-44 86,681 19.3% 95,197   101,233 -14,552 -14.4%
45-54 85,568 19.0% 104,115   94,270 -8,702 -9.2%
55-59 32,482 7.2% 35,206   30,507 1,975 6.5%
60-64 20,046 4.5% 23,095   19,605 441 2.2%
65 and older 16,520 3.7% 16,805   12,551 3,969 31.6%
Information Not Available 464 0.1% 188   183 281 153.6%
 
Industry 347,097 394,118 372,316
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 53,364 13.3% 71,163   63,030 -9,666 -15.3%
Mining 742 0.2% 563   550 192 34.9%
Utilities 1,114 0.3% 751   366 748 204.4%
Construction 52,065 13.0% 59,240   49,563 2,502 5.0%
Manufacturing 47,424 11.8% 51,072   52,769 -5,345 -10.1%
Wholesale Trade 2,691 0.7% 3,098   2,382 309 13.0%
Retail Trade 25,800 6.4% 26,944   26,659 -859 -3.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 8,445 2.1% 9,576   8,978 -533 -5.9%
Information 23,759 5.9% 29,573   25,927 -2,168 -8.4%
Finance and Insurance 8,909 2.2% 9,200   7,970 939 11.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 4,362 1.1% 4,694   3,939 423 10.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,269 1.1% 4,788   4,489 -220 -4.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 48,074 12.0% 52,950   49,105 -1,031 -2.1%
Educational Services 7,053 1.8% 8,543   9,070 -2,017 -22.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 18,376 4.6% 16,336   18,872 -496 -2.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6,404 1.6% 6,947   6,688 -284 -4.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 12,343 3.1% 12,111   12,643 -300 -2.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 7,889 2.0% 9,764   9,253 -1,364 -14.7%
Public Administration 2,970 0.7% 3,661   3,298 -328 -9.9%
Information Not Available 11,044 2.8% 13,144   16,765 -5,721 -34.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,444 26,232 23,510
Male 13,980 59.6% 16,865   13,583 397 2.9%
Female 9,464 40.4% 9,367   9,927 -463 -4.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 23,444 26,232 23,510
Hispanic or Latino 5,208 22.2% 6,622   5,212 -4 -0.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,664 62.5% 15,735   14,252 412 2.9%
Information Not Available 3,572 15.2% 3,875   4,046 -474 -11.7%
 
Race 23,444 26,232 23,510
American Indian or Alaskan Native 422 1.8% 478   363 59 16.3%
Asian 396 1.7% 404   459 -63 -13.7%
Black or African American 1,515 6.5% 1,564   1,612 -97 -6.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 63 0.3% 77   96 -33 -34.4%
White 15,787 67.3% 17,340   15,791 -4 0.0%
Information Not Available 5,261 22.4% 6,369   5,189 72 1.4%
 
Years of Age 23,444 26,232 23,510
Younger than 22 430 1.1% 544   407 23 5.7%
22-24 831 2.2% 993   889 -58 -6.5%
25-34 4,593 12.1% 5,217   4,638 -45 -1.0%
35-44 6,065 16.0% 6,811   6,365 -300 -4.7%
45-54 7,049 18.6% 7,823   7,021 28 0.4%
55-59 2,543 6.7% 2,826   2,419 124 5.1%
60-64 1,326 3.5% 1,388   1,163 163 14.0%
65 and older 604 1.6% 620   599 5 0.8%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 10   9 -6 -66.7%
 
Industry 23,444 26,232 23,510
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 153 0.6% 218   162 -9 -5.6%
Mining 242 1.0% 330   215 27 12.6%
Utilities 30 0.1% 28   27 3 11.1%
Construction 5,039 21.4% 7,048   4,411 628 14.2%
Manufacturing 2,382 10.1% 2,608   2,451 -69 -2.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,021 4.3% 1,008   936 85 9.1%
Retail Trade 2,015 8.5% 2,095   2,298 -283 -12.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 688 2.9% 756   751 -63 -8.4%
Information 696 2.9% 722   779 -83 -10.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,296 5.5% 1,239   1,014 282 27.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 572 2.4% 522   583 -11 -1.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,633 6.9% 1,599   1,556 77 4.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 144 0.6% 145   117 27 23.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,790 11.8% 3,064   2,961 -171 -5.8%
Educational Services 413 1.8% 417   456 -43 -9.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,297 5.5% 1,270   1,468 -171 -11.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 330 1.4% 385   374 -44 -11.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,028 4.4% 1,001   1,143 -115 -10.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 565 2.4% 552   646 -81 -12.5%
Public Administration 582 2.5% 668   631 -49 -7.8%
Information Not Available 528 2.2% 557   531 -3 -0.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 46,949 49,540 45,039
Male 30,707 65.4% 33,076   28,997 1,710 5.9%
Female 16,242 34.6% 16,464   16,042 200 1.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 46,949 49,540 45,039
Hispanic or Latino 7,331 15.6% 7,815   6,526 805 12.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 39,618 84.4% 41,725   38,513 1,105 2.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 46,949 49,540 45,039
American Indian or Alaskan Native 150 0.3% 169   139 11 7.9%
Asian 550 1.2% 591   556 -6 -1.1%
Black or African American 5,846 12.5% 5,880   5,572 274 4.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 28,043 59.7% 29,716   26,853 1,190 4.4%
Information Not Available 12,360 26.3% 13,184   11,919 441 3.7%
 
Years of Age 46,949 49,540 45,039
Younger than 22 1,406 2.0% 1,371   1,170 236 20.2%
22-24 2,892 4.0% 2,892   2,614 278 10.6%
25-34 10,342 14.4% 10,882   9,666 676 7.0%
35-44 11,556 16.1% 12,306   11,999 -443 -3.7%
45-54 11,568 16.1% 12,325   11,063 505 4.6%
55-59 4,023 5.6% 4,313   3,874 149 3.8%
60-64 3,008 4.2% 3,169   2,819 189 6.7%
65 and older 2,154 3.0% 2,282   1,834 320 17.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 46,949 49,540 45,039
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 494 1.0% 756   429 65 15.2%
Mining 75 0.2% 89   44 31 70.5%
Utilities 61 0.1% 58   62 -1 -1.6%
Construction 9,650 20.3% 10,877   9,406 244 2.6%
Manufacturing 5,413 11.4% 5,719   5,284 129 2.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,910 4.0% 1,995   1,729 181 10.5%
Retail Trade 5,077 10.7% 5,264   5,203 -126 -2.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,299 2.7% 1,415   1,191 108 9.1%
Information 682 1.4% 694   673 9 1.3%
Finance and Insurance 2,173 4.6% 2,216   1,861 312 16.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 675 1.4% 672   646 29 4.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,562 3.3% 1,602   1,573 -11 -0.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 138 0.3% 157   211 -73 -34.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,769 14.3% 7,019   6,068 701 11.6%
Educational Services 885 1.9% 1,024   800 85 10.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,046 6.4% 3,071   3,114 -68 -2.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,545 3.3% 1,803   1,491 54 3.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,990 6.3% 2,572   2,795 195 7.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,264 2.7% 1,276   1,108 156 14.1%
Public Administration 456 1.0% 454   482 -26 -5.4%
Information Not Available 785 1.7% 807   869 -84 -9.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,451 3,947 4,660
Male 2,303 51.7% 2,051   2,250 53 2.4%
Female 2,148 48.3% 1,896   2,410 -262 -10.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 4,451 3,947 4,660
Hispanic or Latino 370 8.3% 311   363 7 1.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,271 73.5% 2,896   3,431 -160 -4.7%
Information Not Available 810 18.2% 740   866 -56 -6.5%
 
Race 4,451 3,947 4,660
American Indian or Alaskan Native 29 0.7% 33   35 -6 -17.1%
Asian 152 3.4% 120   166 -14 -8.4%
Black or African American 3,255 73.1% 2,942   3,449 -194 -5.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 79 1.8% 64   66 13 19.7%
White 776 17.4% 672   808 -32 -4.0%
Information Not Available 160 3.6% 116   136 24 17.6%
 
Years of Age 4,451 3,947 4,660
Younger than 22 93 1.8% 95   106 -13 -12.3%
22-24 196 3.9% 203   217 -21 -9.7%
25-34 1,073 21.3% 959   1,074 -1 -0.1%
35-44 1,202 23.9% 1,069   1,329 -127 -9.6%
45-54 1,230 24.5% 1,071   1,227 3 0.2%
55-59 366 7.3% 327   414 -48 -11.6%
60-64 197 3.9% 157   192 5 2.6%
65 and older 94 1.9% 66   101 -7 -6.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 4,451 3,947 4,660
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
Utilities 6 0.1% 6   2 4 200.0%
Construction 67 1.5% 26   35 32 91.4%
Manufacturing 3 0.1% 3   9 -6 -66.7%
Wholesale Trade 5 0.1% 4   0 5 0.0%
Retail Trade 11 0.2% 11   6 5 83.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1 0.0% 0   3 -2 -66.7%
Information 20 0.4% 15   16 4 25.0%
Finance and Insurance 0 0.0% 0   3 -3 -100.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 6 0.1% 4   4 2 50.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 55 1.2% 59   80 -25 -31.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 1   2 -2 -100.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8 0.2% 6   8 0 0.0%
Educational Services 26 0.6% 26   9 17 188.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 25 0.6% 30   50 -25 -50.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4 0.1% 5   0 4 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 2 0.0% 4   4 -2 -50.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 41 0.9% 36   48 -7 -14.6%
Public Administration 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 4,171 93.7% 3,711   4,380 -209 -4.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,544 11,238 9,627
Male 5,426 51.5% 5,922   4,604 822 17.9%
Female 5,118 48.5% 5,316   5,023 95 1.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 10,544 11,238 9,627
Hispanic or Latino 408 3.9% 442   352 56 15.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,137 96.1% 10,796   9,275 862 9.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 10,544 11,238 9,627
American Indian or Alaskan Native 29 0.3% 29   24 5 20.8%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 4,173 39.6% 4,523   3,926 247 6.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 45 0.4% 56   60 -15 -25.0%
White 5,532 52.5% 5,821   4,963 569 11.5%
Information Not Available 765 7.3% 809   654 111 17.0%
 
Years of Age 10,544 11,238 9,627
Younger than 22 2,336 14.7% 2,460   1,908 428 22.4%
22-24 787 4.9% 854   791 -4 -0.5%
25-34 2,355 14.8% 2,581   2,170 185 8.5%
35-44 2,746 17.2% 2,934   2,477 269 10.9%
45-54 1,690 10.6% 1,732   1,560 130 8.3%
55-59 374 2.3% 380   400 -26 -6.5%
60-64 150 0.9% 184   183 -33 -18.0%
65 and older 91 0.6% 88   123 -32 -26.0%
Information Not Available 15 0.1% 25   15 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,544 11,238 9,627
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 36 0.3% 42   19 17 89.5%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 10 0.1% 15   7 3 42.9%
Construction 1,218 11.5% 1,442   798 420 52.6%
Manufacturing 910 8.6% 1,069   752 158 21.0%
Wholesale Trade 424 4.0% 432   311 113 36.3%
Retail Trade 1,668 15.8% 1,776   1,623 45 2.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 279 2.6% 277   285 -6 -2.1%
Information 148 1.4% 130   99 49 49.5%
Finance and Insurance 1,030 9.7% 1,033   863 167 19.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 224 2.1% 226   198 26 13.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 467 4.4% 466   412 55 13.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 36 0.3% 29   48 -12 -25.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,718 16.2% 1,847   1,674 44 2.6%
Educational Services 129 1.2% 172   113 16 14.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 708 6.7% 714   803 -95 -11.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 184 1.7% 206   186 -2 -1.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 934 8.8% 974   1,023 -89 -8.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 262 2.5% 238   323 -61 -18.9%
Public Administration 79 0.7% 96   65 14 21.5%
Information Not Available 80 0.8% 54   25 55 220.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 92,080 84,537 71,944
Male 51,453 55.9% 47,747   34,487 16,966 49.2%
Female 40,590 44.1% 36,758   37,383 3,207 8.6%
Information Not Available 37 0.0% 32   74 -37 -50.0%
 
Ethnicity 92,080 84,537 71,944
Hispanic or Latino 28,956 31.4% 26,937   25,206 3,750 14.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 54,866 59.6% 49,660   38,682 16,184 41.8%
Information Not Available 8,258 9.0% 7,940   8,056 202 2.5%
 
Race 92,080 84,537 71,944
American Indian or Alaskan Native 404 0.4% 519   223 181 81.2%
Asian 954 1.0% 972   817 137 16.8%
Black or African American 16,772 18.2% 15,041   13,179 3,593 27.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,569 2.8% 2,269   891 1,678 188.3%
White 53,619 58.2% 49,303   40,352 13,267 32.9%
Information Not Available 17,762 19.3% 16,433   16,482 1,280 7.8%
 
Years of Age 92,080 84,537 71,944
Younger than 22 1,688 1.2% 1,912   1,262 426 33.8%
22-24 4,184 3.0% 3,728   3,415 769 22.5%
25-34 19,965 14.4% 17,083   14,552 5,413 37.2%
35-44 22,681 16.4% 21,232   17,039 5,642 33.1%
45-54 23,745 17.1% 22,399   18,561 5,184 27.9%
55-59 8,037 5.8% 7,585   7,536 501 6.6%
60-64 7,230 5.2% 6,321   5,160 2,070 40.1%
65 and older 4,550 3.3% 4,277   4,418 132 3.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Industry 92,080 84,537 71,944
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 440 0.5% 421   705 -265 -37.6%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   74 -74 -100.0%
Utilities 110 0.1% 97   186 -76 -40.9%
Construction 11,414 12.3% 9,595   4,752 6,662 140.2%
Manufacturing 7,083 7.7% 6,483   5,271 1,812 34.4%
Wholesale Trade 4,551 4.9% 3,955   3,824 727 19.0%
Retail Trade 8,514 9.2% 7,229   7,313 1,201 16.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,312 2.5% 2,237   1,968 344 17.5%
Information 2,275 2.5% 2,107   2,079 196 9.4%
Finance and Insurance 4,110 4.4% 3,404   3,452 658 19.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,532 2.7% 2,431   1,522 1,010 66.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,587 5.0% 4,117   4,343 244 5.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 661 0.7% 746   186 475 255.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 16,185 17.5% 16,013   11,100 5,085 45.8%
Educational Services 807 0.9% 1,135   780 27 3.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,505 6.0% 5,251   4,380 1,125 25.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,762 1.9% 1,686   1,262 500 39.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,110 4.4% 4,506   4,529 -419 -9.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,982 2.1% 1,750   1,968 14 0.7%
Public Administration 1,138 1.2% 1,102   1,671 -533 -31.9%
Information Not Available 12,002 13.0% 10,272   10,579 1,423 13.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 49,872 50,785 47,583
Male 24,313 48.8% 25,402   22,118 2,195 9.9%
Female 24,576 49.3% 24,208   23,773 803 3.4%
Information Not Available 983 2.0% 1,175   1,692 -709 -41.9%
 
Ethnicity 49,872 50,785 47,583
Hispanic or Latino 347 0.7% 199   345 2 0.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 48,542 97.3% 49,409   45,546 2,996 6.6%
Information Not Available 983 2.0% 1,177   1,692 -709 -41.9%
 
Race 49,872 50,785 47,583
American Indian or Alaskan Native 218 0.4% 184   144 74 51.4%
Asian 718 1.4% 702   694 24 3.5%
Black or African American 25,854 51.8% 26,471   24,357 1,497 6.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 22,090 44.3% 22,247   20,696 1,394 6.7%
Information Not Available 992 2.0% 1,181   1,692 -700 -41.4%
 
Years of Age 49,872 50,785 47,583
Younger than 22 1,082 1.6% 971   1,063 19 1.8%
22-24 2,401 3.5% 2,105   2,244 157 7.0%
25-34 11,425 16.4% 9,807   10,868 557 5.1%
35-44 13,177 19.0% 11,333   13,181 -4 0.0%
45-54 11,972 17.2% 10,728   11,375 597 5.2%
55-59 4,109 5.9% 3,508   3,779 330 8.7%
60-64 2,461 3.5% 2,230   2,197 264 12.0%
65 and older 1,317 1.9% 1,172   1,231 86 7.0%
Information Not Available 1,928 2.8% 8,931   1,645 283 17.2%
 
Industry 49,872 50,785 47,583
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,034 2.0% 1,232   925 109 11.8%
Mining 51 0.1% 49   84 -33 -39.3%
Utilities 92 0.2% 98   120 -28 -23.3%
Construction 3,140 6.2% 3,444   2,944 196 6.7%
Manufacturing 7,062 13.9% 6,951   5,909 1,153 19.5%
Wholesale Trade 2,653 5.2% 2,724   2,380 273 11.5%
Retail Trade 3,636 7.1% 3,634   4,363 -727 -16.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,306 2.6% 1,438   1,438 -132 -9.2%
Information 1,022 2.0% 1,077   1,421 -399 -28.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,639 3.2% 1,648   1,596 43 2.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 976 1.9% 961   950 26 2.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 8,191 16.1% 8,447   8,385 -194 -2.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 102 0.2% 81   108 -6 -5.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 184 0.4% 200   178 6 3.4%
Educational Services 1,027 2.0% 1,168   1,015 12 1.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,782 5.5% 2,708   2,683 99 3.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,356 4.6% 2,326   2,587 -231 -8.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 499 1.0% 504   508 -9 -1.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 706 1.4% 750   653 53 8.1%
Public Administration 570 1.1% 589   711 -141 -19.8%
Information Not Available 10,844 21.3% 10,756   8,625 2,219 25.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,661 6,601 6,629
Male 4,382 65.8% 4,335   4,702 -320 -6.8%
Female 2,279 34.2% 2,266   1,927 352 18.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,661 6,601 6,629
Hispanic or Latino 432 6.5% 424   360 72 20.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,912 73.7% 4,867   4,908 4 0.1%
Information Not Available 1,317 19.8% 1,310   1,361 -44 -3.2%
 
Race 6,661 6,601 6,629
American Indian or Alaskan Native 50 0.8% 53   56 -6 -10.7%
Asian 2,319 34.8% 2,310   2,265 54 2.4%
Black or African American 132 2.0% 128   138 -6 -4.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,627 24.4% 1,561   1,718 -91 -5.3%
White 1,666 25.0% 1,718   1,633 33 2.0%
Information Not Available 867 13.0% 831   819 48 5.9%
 
Years of Age 6,661 6,601 6,629
Younger than 22 109 1.4% 113   114 -5 -4.4%
22-24 303 3.8% 298   277 26 9.4%
25-34 1,484 18.8% 1,448   1,537 -53 -3.4%
35-44 1,661 21.1% 1,613   1,733 -72 -4.2%
45-54 1,747 22.2% 1,721   1,753 -6 -0.3%
55-59 677 8.6% 711   634 43 6.8%
60-64 442 5.6% 473   357 85 23.8%
65 and older 238 3.0% 224   224 14 6.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,661 6,601 6,629
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 321 4.6% 339   331 -10 -3.0%
Mining 2 0.0% 2   2 0 0.0%
Utilities 4 0.1% 3   5 -1 -20.0%
Construction 2,014 28.8% 1,899   2,237 -223 -10.0%
Manufacturing 211 3.0% 195   120 91 75.8%
Wholesale Trade 112 1.6% 118   116 -4 -3.4%
Retail Trade 439 6.3% 420   397 42 10.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 258 3.7% 259   374 -116 -31.0%
Information 114 1.6% 126   117 -3 -2.6%
Finance and Insurance 80 1.1% 89   78 2 2.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 125 1.8% 120   107 18 16.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 181 2.6% 183   181 0 0.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 17 0.2% 20   10 7 70.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 713 10.2% 739   692 21 3.0%
Educational Services 36 0.5% 43   38 -2 -5.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 321 4.6% 318   281 40 14.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 84 1.2% 96   114 -30 -26.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 620 8.9% 626   505 115 22.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 164 2.3% 157   163 1 0.6%
Public Administration 101 1.4% 109   88 13 14.8%
Information Not Available 744 10.7% 740   673 71 10.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,007 39,519 30,602
Male 25,521 72.9% 29,918   21,569 3,952 18.3%
Female 9,486 27.1% 9,601   9,033 453 5.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 35,007 39,519 30,602
Hispanic or Latino 1,645 4.7% 1,749   1,106 539 48.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 32,968 94.2% 37,298   29,078 3,890 13.4%
Information Not Available 394 1.1% 472   418 -24 -5.7%
 
Race 35,007 39,519 30,602
American Indian or Alaskan Native 158 0.5% 169   136 22 16.2%
Asian 201 0.6% 203   176 25 14.2%
Black or African American 1,171 3.3% 1,196   955 216 22.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 31,438 89.8% 35,730   27,811 3,627 13.0%
Information Not Available 2,039 5.8% 2,221   1,524 515 33.8%
 
Years of Age 35,007 39,519 30,602
Younger than 22 904 1.4% 1,094   838 66 7.9%
22-24 2,183 3.4% 2,599   1,985 198 10.0%
25-34 7,994 12.4% 9,388   6,895 1,099 15.9%
35-44 8,216 12.8% 9,313   7,284 932 12.8%
45-54 8,964 13.9% 9,824   7,748 1,216 15.7%
55-59 3,000 4.7% 3,279   2,652 348 13.1%
60-64 2,096 3.3% 2,264   1,720 376 21.9%
65 and older 1,637 2.5% 1,748   1,473 164 11.1%
Information Not Available 13 0.0% 10   7 6 85.7%
 
Industry 35,007 39,519 30,602
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 171 0.5% 207   172 -1 -0.6%
Mining 331 0.9% 573   275 56 20.4%
Utilities 65 0.2% 70   52 13 25.0%
Construction 11,734 33.4% 14,238   9,986 1,748 17.5%
Manufacturing 8,179 23.3% 8,687   6,119 2,060 33.7%
Wholesale Trade 928 2.6% 1,055   876 52 5.9%
Retail Trade 2,337 6.6% 2,581   2,430 -93 -3.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,146 3.3% 1,210   964 182 18.9%
Information 581 1.7% 559   543 38 7.0%
Finance and Insurance 533 1.5% 497   608 -75 -12.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 260 0.7% 282   248 12 4.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,011 2.9% 1,097   780 231 29.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 95 0.3% 45   23 72 313.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,863 8.1% 3,206   2,724 139 5.1%
Educational Services 253 0.7% 265   250 3 1.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,299 3.7% 1,299   1,278 21 1.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 482 1.4% 649   467 15 3.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,233 3.5% 1,167   1,285 -52 -4.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 554 1.6% 607   594 -40 -6.7%
Public Administration 605 1.7% 687   615 -10 -1.6%
Information Not Available 347 1.0% 538   313 34 10.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,069 18,484 15,102
Male 10,420 69.1% 13,249   10,592 -172 -1.6%
Female 4,649 30.9% 5,235   4,509 140 3.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 15,069 18,484 15,102
Hispanic or Latino 2,061 13.7% 2,850   2,050 11 0.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,799 78.3% 14,198   11,555 244 2.1%
Information Not Available 1,209 8.0% 1,436   1,497 -288 -19.2%
 
Race 15,069 18,484 15,102
American Indian or Alaskan Native 349 2.3% 400   312 37 11.9%
Asian 141 0.9% 161   136 5 3.7%
Black or African American 86 0.6% 84   55 31 56.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 45 0.3% 50   39 6 15.4%
White 11,840 78.6% 14,266   11,956 -116 -1.0%
Information Not Available 2,608 17.3% 3,523   2,604 4 0.2%
 
Years of Age 15,069 18,484 15,102
Younger than 22 420 1.6% 621   387 33 8.5%
22-24 947 3.6% 1,206   846 101 11.9%
25-34 3,320 12.8% 4,218   3,229 91 2.8%
35-44 3,540 13.6% 4,283   3,582 -42 -1.2%
45-54 3,916 15.0% 4,738   4,084 -168 -4.1%
55-59 1,380 5.3% 1,630   1,452 -72 -5.0%
60-64 880 3.4% 1,036   909 -29 -3.2%
65 and older 666 2.6% 752   613 53 8.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 15,069 18,484 15,102
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,494 9.0% 1,604   1,740 -246 -14.1%
Mining 101 0.6% 146   100 1 1.0%
Utilities 40 0.2% 93   65 -25 -38.5%
Construction 3,441 20.8% 4,655   3,005 436 14.5%
Manufacturing 1,967 11.9% 2,412   1,694 273 16.1%
Wholesale Trade 484 2.9% 581   470 14 3.0%
Retail Trade 1,065 6.4% 1,404   1,023 42 4.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 577 3.5% 535   598 -21 -3.5%
Information 161 1.0% 166   132 29 22.0%
Finance and Insurance 209 1.3% 209   174 35 20.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 125 0.8% 148   112 13 11.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 393 2.4% 440   380 13 3.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10 0.1% 15   2 8 400.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,259 7.6% 1,813   1,317 -58 -4.4%
Educational Services 125 0.8% 149   162 -37 -22.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 683 4.1% 717   725 -42 -5.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 229 1.4% 320   278 -49 -17.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 540 3.3% 614   587 -47 -8.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 217 1.3% 250   225 -8 -3.6%
Public Administration 385 2.3% 481   369 16 4.3%
Information Not Available 1,564 9.4% 1,732   1,944 -380 -19.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 163,926 182,737 158,122
Male 110,460 67.4% 127,797   104,555 5,905 5.6%
Female 53,466 32.6% 54,940   53,567 -101 -0.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 163,926 182,737 158,122
Hispanic or Latino 33,016 20.1% 36,302   30,197 2,819 9.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 130,910 79.9% 146,435   127,925 2,985 2.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 163,926 182,737 158,122
American Indian or Alaskan Native 607 0.4% 647   490 117 23.9%
Asian 3,172 1.9% 3,356   3,203 -31 -1.0%
Black or African American 33,842 20.6% 34,417   34,457 -615 -1.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 125,393 76.5% 143,351   119,359 6,034 5.1%
Information Not Available 912 0.6% 965   613 299 48.8%
 
Years of Age 163,926 182,737 158,122
Younger than 22 3,171 1.1% 3,504   3,210 -39 -1.2%
22-24 7,975 2.8% 8,879   8,018 -43 -0.5%
25-34 39,377 14.0% 44,027   38,076 1,301 3.4%
35-44 44,191 15.7% 49,380   43,556 635 1.5%
45-54 43,229 15.4% 48,654   40,862 2,367 5.8%
55-59 13,761 4.9% 15,173   13,075 686 5.2%
60-64 8,184 2.9% 8,857   7,449 735 9.9%
65 and older 4,038 1.4% 4,263   3,876 162 4.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 163,926 182,737 158,122
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,107 0.7% 1,379   1,014 93 9.2%
Mining 714 0.4% 971   509 205 40.3%
Utilities 176 0.1% 203   269 -93 -34.6%
Construction 40,972 24.8% 52,541   36,345 4,627 12.7%
Manufacturing 23,075 14.0% 24,569   23,132 -57 -0.2%
Wholesale Trade 6,897 4.2% 7,475   6,806 91 1.3%
Retail Trade 13,647 8.3% 13,951   12,695 952 7.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,536 4.0% 6,987   7,021 -485 -6.9%
Information 2,452 1.5% 2,558   2,745 -293 -10.7%
Finance and Insurance 6,054 3.7% 5,923   5,611 443 7.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,165 1.3% 2,197   2,136 29 1.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,057 4.3% 7,229   6,654 403 6.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 372 0.2% 574   336 36 10.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 23,505 14.2% 25,414   22,528 977 4.3%
Educational Services 2,650 1.6% 3,119   2,464 186 7.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,991 4.8% 8,046   8,317 -326 -3.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,090 1.9% 3,585   3,228 -138 -4.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,637 4.0% 6,865   7,142 -505 -7.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,383 2.0% 3,565   3,751 -368 -9.8%
Public Administration 2,865 1.7% 2,805   2,940 -75 -2.6%
Information Not Available 2,581 1.6% 2,781   2,479 102 4.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 66,093 76,471 63,313
Male 43,253 65.4% 52,954   41,193 2,060 5.0%
Female 22,787 34.5% 23,475   22,053 734 3.3%
Information Not Available 53 0.1% 42   67 -14 -20.9%
 
Ethnicity 66,093 76,471 63,313
Hispanic or Latino 2,974 4.5% 3,558   2,962 12 0.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 57,416 86.9% 68,638   56,682 734 1.3%
Information Not Available 5,703 8.6% 4,275   3,669 2,034 55.4%
 
Race 66,093 76,471 63,313
American Indian or Alaskan Native 290 0.4% 310   228 62 27.2%
Asian 314 0.5% 342   277 37 13.4%
Black or African American 8,341 12.6% 8,294   8,113 228 2.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 55 0.1% 61   48 7 14.6%
White 53,793 81.4% 63,567   51,187 2,606 5.1%
Information Not Available 3,300 5.0% 3,897   3,460 -160 -4.6%
 
Years of Age 66,093 76,471 63,313
Younger than 22 1,445 1.2% 1,710   1,444 1 0.1%
22-24 3,823 3.3% 4,324   3,518 305 8.7%
25-34 16,377 14.0% 18,980   15,184 1,193 7.9%
35-44 17,367 14.9% 20,223   16,942 425 2.5%
45-54 16,830 14.4% 19,466   16,341 489 3.0%
55-59 5,286 4.5% 6,127   5,075 211 4.2%
60-64 3,095 2.7% 3,541   2,970 125 4.2%
65 and older 1,869 1.6% 2,100   1,839 30 1.6%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Industry 66,093 76,471 63,313
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 253 0.4% 339   249 4 1.6%
Mining 203 0.3% 406   158 45 28.5%
Utilities 59 0.1% 75   41 18 43.9%
Construction 15,144 22.8% 20,971   14,576 568 3.9%
Manufacturing 15,403 23.2% 16,855   14,540 863 5.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,878 2.8% 1,926   1,837 41 2.2%
Retail Trade 4,760 7.2% 5,249   4,955 -195 -3.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,034 4.6% 3,644   2,964 70 2.4%
Information 469 0.7% 455   567 -98 -17.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,348 2.0% 1,278   1,252 96 7.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 827 1.2% 857   816 11 1.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,352 2.0% 1,457   1,334 18 1.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 120 0.2% 118   110 10 9.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,932 10.4% 7,918   6,388 544 8.5%
Educational Services 567 0.9% 613   586 -19 -3.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,388 5.1% 3,162   3,188 200 6.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 919 1.4% 1,168   972 -53 -5.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,328 3.5% 2,336   2,570 -242 -9.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,167 1.8% 1,212   1,206 -39 -3.2%
Public Administration 524 0.8% 615   535 -11 -2.1%
Information Not Available 5,418 8.2% 5,817   4,469 949 21.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,026 23,359 18,048
Male 10,442 61.3% 16,450   10,718 -276 -2.6%
Female 6,584 38.7% 6,909   7,330 -746 -10.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,026 23,359 18,048
Hispanic or Latino 1,011 5.9% 1,641   1,138 -127 -11.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,503 55.8% 13,294   10,313 -810 -7.9%
Information Not Available 6,512 38.2% 8,424   6,597 -85 -1.3%
 
Race 17,026 23,359 18,048
American Indian or Alaskan Native 255 1.5% 347   259 -4 -1.5%
Asian 175 1.0% 226   198 -23 -11.6%
Black or African American 2,490 14.6% 2,728   2,691 -201 -7.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 32 0.2% 37   25 7 28.0%
White 12,780 75.1% 18,060   13,420 -640 -4.8%
Information Not Available 1,294 7.6% 1,961   1,455 -161 -11.1%
 
Years of Age 17,026 23,359 18,048
Younger than 22 300 1.0% 488   441 -141 -32.0%
22-24 1,001 3.5% 1,361   1,034 -33 -3.2%
25-34 4,158 14.3% 5,788   4,314 -156 -3.6%
35-44 4,325 14.9% 5,801   4,664 -339 -7.3%
45-54 4,475 15.4% 6,161   4,746 -271 -5.7%
55-59 1,433 4.9% 2,019   1,511 -78 -5.2%
60-64 828 2.9% 1,128   824 4 0.5%
65 and older 506 1.7% 613   514 -8 -1.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 17,026 23,359 18,048
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 272 1.6% 331   346 -74 -21.4%
Mining 125 0.7% 199   100 25 25.0%
Utilities 60 0.3% 70   32 28 87.5%
Construction 3,623 20.9% 7,807   3,182 441 13.9%
Manufacturing 2,291 13.2% 3,149   2,536 -245 -9.7%
Wholesale Trade 745 4.3% 800   754 -9 -1.2%
Retail Trade 1,331 7.7% 1,490   1,611 -280 -17.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 536 3.1% 739   554 -18 -3.2%
Information 436 2.5% 437   435 1 0.2%
Finance and Insurance 538 3.1% 533   566 -28 -4.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 257 1.5% 278   296 -39 -13.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 625 3.6% 676   680 -55 -8.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 38 0.2% 49   46 -8 -17.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,700 9.8% 1,994   1,838 -138 -7.5%
Educational Services 270 1.6% 264   233 37 15.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,282 7.4% 1,279   1,520 -238 -15.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 152 0.9% 188   150 2 1.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 571 3.3% 587   684 -113 -16.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 412 2.4% 454   502 -90 -17.9%
Public Administration 362 2.1% 406   397 -35 -8.8%
Information Not Available 1,400 8.1% 1,629   1,586 -186 -11.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 39,397 40,986 30,999
Male 26,277 66.7% 29,278   20,116 6,161 30.6%
Female 13,120 33.3% 11,708   10,883 2,237 20.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 39,397 40,986 30,999
Hispanic or Latino 67 0.2% 40   36 31 86.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 39,330 99.8% 40,946   30,963 8,367 27.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 39,397 40,986 30,999
American Indian or Alaskan Native 129 0.3% 142   120 9 7.5%
Asian 115 0.3% 165   76 39 51.3%
Black or African American 4,970 12.6% 3,717   3,328 1,642 49.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 4   0 0 0.0%
White 33,789 85.8% 36,641   27,248 6,541 24.0%
Information Not Available 394 1.0% 317   227 167 73.6%
 
Years of Age 39,397 40,986 30,999
Younger than 22 736 1.0% 770   681 55 8.1%
22-24 2,072 2.9% 1,972   1,664 408 24.5%
25-34 9,012 12.6% 9,713   7,137 1,875 26.3%
35-44 11,137 15.6% 10,738   8,414 2,723 32.4%
45-54 10,229 14.4% 10,853   8,204 2,025 24.7%
55-59 3,070 4.3% 3,236   2,425 645 26.6%
60-64 1,930 2.7% 2,275   1,482 448 30.2%
65 and older 1,211 1.7% 1,429   992 219 22.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 39,397 40,986 30,999
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 93 0.2% 147   98 -5 -5.1%
Mining 879 2.2% 855   498 381 76.5%
Utilities 18 0.0% 36   36 -18 -50.0%
Construction 6,318 16.0% 10,626   6,189 129 2.1%
Manufacturing 11,998 30.4% 7,207   5,321 6,677 125.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,234 3.1% 1,287   1,139 95 8.3%
Retail Trade 2,556 6.5% 2,524   2,576 -20 -0.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,620 4.1% 1,678   1,255 365 29.1%
Information 493 1.2% 374   432 61 14.1%
Finance and Insurance 697 1.8% 730   596 101 16.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 368 0.9% 303   352 16 4.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 666 1.7% 752   730 -64 -8.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 35 0.1% 27   58 -23 -39.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,658 6.7% 3,397   2,461 197 8.0%
Educational Services 346 0.9% 410   423 -77 -18.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,952 4.9% 1,887   1,611 341 21.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 976 2.5% 1,180   819 157 19.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,140 2.9% 1,224   1,273 -133 -10.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 674 1.7% 797   596 78 13.1%
Public Administration 461 1.2% 543   489 -28 -5.7%
Information Not Available 4,215 10.7% 5,002   4,047 168 4.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 18,030 18,678 23,582
Male 9,248 51.3% 9,921   10,680 -1,432 -13.4%
Female 8,782 48.7% 8,757   12,902 -4,120 -31.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 18,030 18,678 23,582
Hispanic or Latino 356 2.0% 396   640 -284 -44.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,629 97.8% 18,230   21,727 -4,098 -18.9%
Information Not Available 45 0.2% 52   1,215 -1,170 -96.3%
 
Race 18,030 18,678 23,582
American Indian or Alaskan Native 115 0.6% 111   154 -39 -25.3%
Asian 136 0.8% 154   333 -197 -59.2%
Black or African American 9,951 55.2% 10,067   12,563 -2,612 -20.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1% 19   52 -34 -65.4%
White 7,805 43.3% 8,316   10,220 -2,415 -23.6%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 11   260 -255 -98.1%
 
Years of Age 18,030 18,678 23,582
Younger than 22 481 1.9% 387   633 -152 -24.0%
22-24 1,085 4.4% 1,031   1,308 -223 -17.0%
25-34 4,586 18.4% 4,567   5,657 -1,071 -18.9%
35-44 4,380 17.6% 4,566   5,817 -1,437 -24.7%
45-54 4,589 18.4% 4,818   5,929 -1,340 -22.6%
55-59 1,477 5.9% 1,607   2,049 -572 -27.9%
60-64 893 3.6% 1,032   1,198 -305 -25.5%
65 and older 538 2.2% 669   991 -453 -45.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
 
Industry 18,030 18,678 23,582
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 399 2.2% 578   481 -82 -17.0%
Mining 204 1.1% 198   235 -31 -13.2%
Utilities 38 0.2% 40   33 5 15.2%
Construction 2,538 13.8% 2,587   1,681 857 51.0%
Manufacturing 1,890 10.3% 1,917   1,525 365 23.9%
Wholesale Trade 428 2.3% 448   517 -89 -17.2%
Retail Trade 1,375 7.5% 1,367   1,720 -345 -20.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 642 3.5% 658   493 149 30.2%
Information 345 1.9% 346   331 14 4.2%
Finance and Insurance 365 2.0% 362   458 -93 -20.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 234 1.3% 254   357 -123 -34.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 716 3.9% 811   548 168 30.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 119 0.6% 109   34 85 250.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,151 6.2% 1,116   1,253 -102 -8.1%
Educational Services 229 1.2% 350   843 -614 -72.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,408 7.6% 1,343   2,025 -617 -30.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 331 1.8% 363   661 -330 -49.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 809 4.4% 862   1,183 -374 -31.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 788 4.3% 712   489 299 61.1%
Public Administration 314 1.7% 339   648 -334 -51.5%
Information Not Available 3,707 20.1% 3,918   8,067 -4,360 -54.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 101,317 106,608 95,420
Male 69,517 68.6% 74,033   64,257 5,260 8.2%
Female 31,800 31.4% 32,575   31,163 637 2.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 101,317 106,608 95,420
Hispanic or Latino 10,331 10.2% 10,709   10,069 262 2.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 89,048 87.9% 93,833   83,414 5,634 6.8%
Information Not Available 1,938 1.9% 2,066   1,937 1 0.1%
 
Race 101,317 106,608 95,420
American Indian or Alaskan Native 265 0.3% 274   237 28 11.8%
Asian 2,296 2.3% 2,338   2,362 -66 -2.8%
Black or African American 7,402 7.3% 7,605   7,037 365 5.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 56 0.1% 59   50 6 12.0%
White 82,576 81.5% 87,318   77,782 4,794 6.2%
Information Not Available 8,722 8.6% 9,014   7,952 770 9.7%
 
Years of Age 101,317 106,608 95,420
Younger than 22 3,505 2.0% 3,736   3,457 48 1.4%
22-24 5,912 3.3% 6,216   5,286 626 11.8%
25-34 22,131 12.4% 23,387   21,059 1,072 5.1%
35-44 26,717 15.0% 28,242   25,840 877 3.4%
45-54 25,216 14.2% 26,482   23,633 1,583 6.7%
55-59 8,698 4.9% 9,081   8,418 280 3.3%
60-64 5,770 3.2% 6,020   5,167 603 11.7%
65 and older 3,368 1.9% 3,444   2,560 808 31.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 101,317 106,608 95,420
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 947 0.9% 1,386   1,111 -164 -14.8%
Mining 443 0.4% 477   336 107 31.8%
Utilities 60 0.1% 60   54 6 11.1%
Construction 25,320 24.8% 26,808   22,083 3,237 14.7%
Manufacturing 9,406 9.2% 9,609   9,562 -156 -1.6%
Wholesale Trade 4,196 4.1% 4,244   4,177 19 0.5%
Retail Trade 8,493 8.3% 8,869   8,300 193 2.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,777 2.7% 2,982   2,902 -125 -4.3%
Information 1,803 1.8% 1,891   1,745 58 3.3%
Finance and Insurance 2,741 2.7% 2,718   2,585 156 6.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,550 1.5% 1,585   1,392 158 11.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,898 4.8% 5,108   4,683 215 4.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 191 0.2% 173   85 106 124.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 13,074 12.8% 13,565   12,037 1,037 8.6%
Educational Services 1,028 1.0% 1,121   1,028 0 0.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,186 5.1% 5,226   5,151 35 0.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,895 2.8% 3,217   2,696 199 7.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,630 6.5% 6,559   6,645 -15 -0.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,263 3.2% 3,278   3,079 184 6.0%
Public Administration 1,481 1.4% 1,696   1,407 74 5.3%
Information Not Available 4,935 4.8% 6,036   4,362 573 13.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 37,711 41,162 36,648
Male 22,442 59.5% 25,757   20,690 1,752 8.5%
Female 15,269 40.5% 15,405   15,958 -689 -4.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 37,711 41,162 36,648
Hispanic or Latino 1,787 4.7% 2,502   1,408 379 26.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 35,308 93.6% 38,058   34,667 641 1.8%
Information Not Available 616 1.6% 602   573 43 7.5%
 
Race 37,711 41,162 36,648
American Indian or Alaskan Native 102 0.3% 99   93 9 9.7%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 15,626 41.4% 16,054   16,292 -666 -4.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 77 0.2% 66   80 -3 -3.8%
White 19,503 51.7% 21,839   18,202 1,301 7.1%
Information Not Available 2,403 6.4% 3,104   1,981 422 21.3%
 
Years of Age 37,711 41,162 36,648
Younger than 22 937 1.7% 1,052   925 12 1.3%
22-24 2,013 3.7% 2,140   1,852 161 8.7%
25-34 7,895 14.4% 8,675   7,882 13 0.2%
35-44 9,302 16.9% 10,154   9,553 -251 -2.6%
45-54 9,814 17.8% 10,708   9,274 540 5.8%
55-59 3,355 6.1% 3,673   3,124 231 7.4%
60-64 2,226 4.0% 2,440   2,081 145 7.0%
65 and older 2,156 3.9% 2,310   1,954 202 10.3%
Information Not Available 13 0.0% 10   3 10 333.3%
 
Industry 37,711 41,162 36,648
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 110 0.3% 188   124 -14 -11.3%
Mining 65 0.2% 79   54 11 20.4%
Utilities 41 0.1% 39   35 6 17.1%
Construction 7,726 20.4% 9,531   5,818 1,908 32.8%
Manufacturing 697 1.8% 741   834 -137 -16.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,340 3.5% 1,408   1,408 -68 -4.8%
Retail Trade 1,271 3.4% 1,254   1,360 -89 -6.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 886 2.3% 1,050   878 8 0.9%
Information 633 1.7% 675   601 32 5.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,219 3.2% 1,117   1,342 -123 -9.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 903 2.4% 877   916 -13 -1.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,375 6.3% 2,441   2,484 -109 -4.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 30 0.1% 35   28 2 7.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,039 13.3% 5,639   4,837 202 4.2%
Educational Services 654 1.7% 684   610 44 7.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,301 6.1% 2,195   2,429 -128 -5.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 799 2.1% 958   785 14 1.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,105 8.2% 3,199   3,498 -393 -11.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,020 2.7% 1,054   1,128 -108 -9.6%
Public Administration 737 1.9% 763   672 65 9.7%
Information Not Available 6,760 17.9% 7,235   6,807 -47 -0.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,873 14,619 13,504
Male 9,420 67.9% 9,864   8,829 591 6.7%
Female 4,453 32.1% 4,755   4,673 -220 -4.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 13,873 14,619 13,504
Hispanic or Latino 126 0.9% 128   84 42 50.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,413 82.3% 11,973   11,458 -45 -0.4%
Information Not Available 2,334 16.8% 2,518   1,962 372 19.0%
 
Race 13,873 14,619 13,504
American Indian or Alaskan Native 108 0.8% 127   99 9 9.1%
Asian 44 0.3% 42   40 4 10.0%
Black or African American 123 0.9% 119   119 4 3.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 11,860 85.5% 12,475   11,882 -22 -0.2%
Information Not Available 1,738 12.5% 1,856   1,364 374 27.4%
 
Years of Age 13,873 14,619 13,504
Younger than 22 541 2.2% 595   494 47 9.5%
22-24 962 3.9% 1,005   914 48 5.3%
25-34 3,118 12.5% 3,295   3,069 49 1.6%
35-44 3,246 13.0% 3,390   3,240 6 0.2%
45-54 3,414 13.7% 3,630   3,347 67 2.0%
55-59 1,301 5.2% 1,357   1,217 84 6.9%
60-64 829 3.3% 866   786 43 5.5%
65 and older 462 1.9% 481   437 25 5.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 13,873 14,619 13,504
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 250 1.8% 212   290 -40 -13.8%
Mining 30 0.2% 32   26 4 15.4%
Utilities 22 0.2% 18   10 12 120.0%
Construction 3,385 24.0% 3,637   3,054 331 10.8%
Manufacturing 1,523 10.8% 1,587   1,510 13 0.9%
Wholesale Trade 363 2.6% 397   337 26 7.7%
Retail Trade 1,333 9.4% 1,331   1,402 -69 -4.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 299 2.1% 283   271 28 10.3%
Information 86 0.6% 84   94 -8 -8.5%
Finance and Insurance 133 0.9% 139   149 -16 -10.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 75 0.5% 86   99 -24 -24.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 200 1.4% 201   202 -2 -1.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 7 0.0% 8   8 -1 -12.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,029 7.3% 1,089   1,086 -57 -5.2%
Educational Services 117 0.8% 121   108 9 8.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 492 3.5% 499   551 -59 -10.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 191 1.4% 229   202 -11 -5.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,272 9.0% 1,451   1,183 89 7.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 222 1.6% 232   236 -14 -5.9%
Public Administration 188 1.3% 208   187 1 0.5%
Information Not Available 2,656 18.8% 2,775   2,499 157 6.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 182,550 198,664 189,785
Male 125,973 69.0% 138,798   130,522 -4,549 -3.5%
Female 56,566 31.0% 59,856   59,259 -2,693 -4.5%
Information Not Available 11 0.0% 10   4 7 175.0%
 
Ethnicity 182,550 198,664 189,785
Hispanic or Latino 7,674 4.2% 8,350   7,977 -303 -3.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 127,748 70.0% 139,990   138,031 -10,283 -7.4%
Information Not Available 47,128 25.8% 50,324   43,777 3,351 7.7%
 
Race 182,550 198,664 189,785
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,166 1.2% 2,365   1,769 397 22.4%
Asian 1,031 0.6% 1,053   1,174 -143 -12.2%
Black or African American 17,687 9.7% 19,479   20,319 -2,632 -13.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 118 0.1% 129   119 -1 -0.8%
White 106,486 58.3% 116,765   115,851 -9,365 -8.1%
Information Not Available 55,062 30.2% 58,873   50,553 4,509 8.9%
 
Years of Age 182,550 198,664 189,785
Younger than 22 7,434 2.6% 7,991   7,505 -71 -0.9%
22-24 12,274 4.4% 12,912   12,697 -423 -3.3%
25-34 45,206 16.0% 49,260   46,131 -925 -2.0%
35-44 47,988 17.0% 52,497   49,551 -1,563 -3.2%
45-54 44,257 15.7% 48,809   48,056 -3,799 -7.9%
55-59 13,671 4.9% 14,876   14,276 -605 -4.2%
60-64 7,275 2.6% 7,627   7,089 186 2.6%
65 and older 4,439 1.6% 4,689   4,478 -39 -0.9%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 3   2 4 200.0%
 
Industry 182,550 198,664 189,785
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,823 1.0% 2,135   1,929 -106 -5.5%
Mining 1,159 0.6% 1,221   1,114 45 4.0%
Utilities 170 0.1% 183   114 56 49.1%
Construction 43,020 23.3% 46,387   42,891 129 0.3%
Manufacturing 27,795 15.1% 33,929   37,099 -9,304 -25.1%
Wholesale Trade 5,820 3.2% 6,100   5,438 382 7.0%
Retail Trade 14,042 7.6% 14,197   14,173 -131 -0.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 5,363 2.9% 6,019   5,299 64 1.2%
Information 1,258 0.7% 1,294   1,492 -234 -15.7%
Finance and Insurance 3,720 2.0% 3,660   3,144 576 18.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,107 1.1% 2,347   2,118 -11 -0.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,750 3.7% 6,724   6,715 35 0.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,403 0.8% 1,869   932 471 50.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 24,885 13.5% 26,210   23,528 1,357 5.8%
Educational Services 1,993 1.1% 2,348   1,885 108 5.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,954 4.3% 7,903   8,088 -134 -1.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 5,599 3.0% 6,345   5,397 202 3.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,581 4.7% 8,887   7,811 770 9.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,575 1.9% 3,609   3,397 178 5.2%
Public Administration 2,276 1.2% 2,531   2,697 -421 -15.6%
Information Not Available 13,257 7.2% 14,766   14,524 -1,267 -8.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 77,368 82,089 63,663
Male 60,914 78.7% 65,228   48,440 12,474 25.8%
Female 16,433 21.2% 16,841   15,223 1,210 7.9%
Information Not Available 21 0.0% 20   0 21 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 77,368 82,089 63,663
Hispanic or Latino 2,506 3.2% 2,596   2,174 332 15.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 69,622 90.0% 73,971   56,944 12,678 22.3%
Information Not Available 5,240 6.8% 5,522   4,545 695 15.3%
 
Race 77,368 82,089 63,663
American Indian or Alaskan Native 871 1.1% 903   695 176 25.3%
Asian 1,046 1.4% 937   822 224 27.3%
Black or African American 3,576 4.6% 3,608   3,385 191 5.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 281 0.4% 300   246 35 14.2%
White 68,357 88.4% 72,987   55,710 12,647 22.7%
Information Not Available 3,237 4.2% 3,354   2,805 432 15.4%
 
Years of Age 77,368 82,089 63,663
Younger than 22 3,591 2.5% 3,811   2,782 809 29.1%
22-24 6,151 4.3% 6,592   4,999 1,152 23.0%
25-34 19,652 13.8% 20,882   15,616 4,036 25.8%
35-44 18,149 12.7% 19,479   15,849 2,300 14.5%
45-54 18,624 13.1% 19,693   15,443 3,181 20.6%
55-59 6,131 4.3% 6,427   4,942 1,189 24.1%
60-64 3,294 2.3% 3,362   2,631 663 25.2%
65 and older 1,116 0.8% 1,153   907 209 23.0%
Information Not Available 660 0.5% 690   494 166 33.6%
 
Industry 77,368 82,089 63,663
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,123 1.4% 1,237   848 275 32.4%
Mining 807 1.0% 887   558 249 44.6%
Utilities 231 0.3% 290   178 53 29.8%
Construction 32,312 41.2% 34,939   24,030 8,282 34.5%
Manufacturing 10,954 14.0% 11,756   9,282 1,672 18.0%
Wholesale Trade 2,971 3.8% 2,969   3,136 -165 -5.3%
Retail Trade 4,375 5.6% 4,555   3,728 647 17.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,346 3.0% 2,398   2,689 -343 -12.8%
Information 722 0.9% 839   775 -53 -6.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,508 1.9% 1,481   1,223 285 23.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 852 1.1% 849   726 126 17.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,247 2.9% 2,366   1,770 477 26.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 807 1.0% 752   695 112 16.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,198 7.9% 6,430   5,097 1,101 21.6%
Educational Services 754 1.0% 822   690 64 9.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,803 3.6% 2,730   2,475 328 13.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,272 1.6% 1,448   1,073 199 18.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,423 3.1% 2,334   2,175 248 11.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,144 1.5% 1,224   1,147 -3 -0.3%
Public Administration 1,186 1.5% 1,408   1,038 148 14.3%
Information Not Available 333 0.4% 375   330 3 0.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 48,392 63,291 48,027
Male 27,562 57.0% 41,184   26,978 584 2.2%
Female 20,825 43.0% 22,097   21,039 -214 -1.0%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 10   10 -5 -50.0%
 
Ethnicity 48,392 63,291 48,027
Hispanic or Latino 705 1.5% 957   633 72 11.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,711 36.6% 24,445   15,387 2,324 15.1%
Information Not Available 29,976 61.9% 37,889   32,007 -2,031 -6.3%
 
Race 48,392 63,291 48,027
American Indian or Alaskan Native 382 0.8% 496   367 15 4.1%
Asian 302 0.6% 323   372 -70 -18.8%
Black or African American 10,568 21.8% 10,575   10,379 189 1.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 363 0.8% 425   352 11 3.1%
White 34,881 72.1% 49,322   34,544 337 1.0%
Information Not Available 1,896 3.9% 2,150   2,013 -117 -5.8%
 
Years of Age 48,392 63,291 48,027
Younger than 22 1,191 1.5% 1,555   1,217 -26 -2.1%
22-24 2,639 3.3% 3,718   2,736 -97 -3.5%
25-34 11,306 14.0% 15,027   10,741 565 5.3%
35-44 12,256 15.2% 16,095   12,538 -282 -2.2%
45-54 12,536 15.5% 16,062   12,327 209 1.7%
55-59 3,923 4.9% 5,025   3,922 1 0.0%
60-64 2,506 3.1% 3,196   2,514 -8 -0.3%
65 and older 2,035 2.5% 2,613   2,030 5 0.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Industry 48,392 63,291 48,027
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 391 0.8% 625   452 -61 -13.5%
Mining 309 0.6% 845   219 90 41.1%
Utilities 77 0.2% 84   73 4 5.5%
Construction 8,793 18.0% 17,337   7,719 1,074 13.9%
Manufacturing 7,568 15.5% 9,017   7,889 -321 -4.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,702 3.5% 1,846   1,810 -108 -6.0%
Retail Trade 4,980 10.2% 5,507   5,075 -95 -1.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,345 4.8% 3,063   2,326 19 0.8%
Information 882 1.8% 998   900 -18 -2.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,581 3.2% 1,507   1,436 145 10.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,016 2.1% 1,108   930 86 9.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,183 2.4% 1,321   1,189 -6 -0.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 92 0.2% 103   121 -29 -24.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,173 8.6% 5,115   4,087 86 2.1%
Educational Services 685 1.4% 720   758 -73 -9.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,886 8.0% 3,769   4,044 -158 -3.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,199 2.5% 1,787   1,249 -50 -4.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,436 9.1% 5,066   4,463 -27 -0.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,514 3.1% 1,575   1,618 -104 -6.4%
Public Administration 562 1.2% 640   614 -52 -8.5%
Information Not Available 1,018 2.1% 1,258   1,055 -37 -3.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Mar 2007 Percent Feb 2007     Mar 2006 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,529 18,603 21,336
Male 10,516 53.8% 10,307   9,995 521 5.2%
Female 9,007 46.1% 8,293   11,339 -2,332 -20.6%
Information Not Available 6 0.0%