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Characteristics of Insured Unemployment

November 2009

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants : Total Claimants
November 2009
Nov 2009 Oct 2009 Monthly Change Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 5,078,472 4,970,424 108,048 3,734,451 1,344,021 36.0
Alaska 15,751 13,180 2,571 11,611 4,140 35.7
Alabama 62,734 63,480 -746 46,517 16,217 34.9
Arkansas 53,178 55,379 -2,201 40,617 12,561 30.9
Arizona 98,837 102,730 -3,893 59,737 39,100 65.5
California 772,278 732,294 39,984 587,320 184,958 31.5
Colorado 62,273 59,039 3,234 36,289 25,984 71.6
Connecticut 69,005 69,339 -334 51,785 17,220 33.3
District of Columbia 14,185 13,332 853 7,865 6,320 80.4
Delaware 12,937 12,545 392 10,797 2,140 19.8
Florida 269,914 275,165 -5,251 220,235 49,679 22.6
Georgia 143,726 147,923 -4,197 106,155 37,571 35.4
Hawaii 19,409 19,057 352 15,339 4,070 26.5
Iowa 40,946 42,848 -1,902 29,408 11,538 39.2
Idaho 26,926 23,026 3,900 23,820 3,106 13.0
Illinois 234,623 234,471 152 162,681 71,942 44.2
Indiana 87,955 90,870 -2,915 84,289 3,666 4.3
Kansas 40,712 42,411 -1,699 23,439 17,273 73.7
Kentucky 54,071 54,495 -424 43,443 10,628 24.5
Louisiana 77,367 71,482 5,885 31,202 46,165 148.0
Massachusetts 119,450 116,506 2,944 97,939 21,511 22.0
Maryland 74,246 72,687 1,559 57,414 16,832 29.3
Maine 14,973 12,640 2,333 11,955 3,018 25.2
Michigan 201,820 185,452 16,368 166,214 35,606 21.4
Minnesota 91,280 85,696 5,584 61,318 29,962 48.9
Missouri 88,019 86,181 1,838 65,759 22,260 33.9
Mississippi 39,382 40,195 -813 28,382 11,000 38.8
Montana 11,500 9,852 1,648 7,242 4,258 58.8
North Carolina 180,337 175,135 5,202 126,759 53,578 42.3
North Dakota 4,170 3,492 678 3,003 1,167 38.9
Nebraska 25,272 24,617 655 13,603 11,669 85.8
New Hampshire 15,506 14,810 696 10,511 4,995 47.5
New Jersey 169,061 164,726 4,335 146,229 22,832 15.6
New Mexico 23,399 22,827 572 14,810 8,589 58.0
Nevada 58,959 61,933 -2,974 51,028 7,931 15.5
New York 296,785 292,276 4,509 227,992 68,793 30.2
Ohio 150,795 150,707 88 124,039 26,756 21.6
Oklahoma 68,342 66,522 1,820 22,864 45,478 198.9
Oregon 98,121 88,874 9,247 76,440 21,681 28.4
Pennsylvania 274,463 271,778 2,685 209,192 65,271 31.2
Puerto Rico 59,182 60,002 -820 41,709 17,473 41.9
Rhode Island 17,190 16,738 452 14,952 2,238 15.0
South Carolina 86,164 87,912 -1,748 68,572 17,592 25.7
South Dakota 4,457 4,123 334 2,392 2,065 86.3
Tennessee 73,073 75,393 -2,320 64,228 8,845 13.8
Texas 242,957 242,490 467 147,291 95,666 65.0
Utah 31,327 30,354 973 20,490 10,837 52.9
Virginia 80,153 80,270 -117 57,266 22,887 40.0
Virgin Islands 582 792 -210 513 69 13.5
Vermont 13,271 11,999 1,272 7,979 5,292 66.3
Washington 138,955 126,403 12,552 86,033 52,922 61.5
Wisconsin 135,467 131,428 4,039 90,507 44,960 49.7
West Virginia 24,411 24,836 -425 13,943 10,468 75.1
Wyoming 8,576 7,712 864 3,334 5,242 157.2
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 5,078,472   4,970,424   3,734,451 1,344,021 36.0
Male 3,000,751 59.1% 2,910,622   2,201,649 799,102 36.3%
Female 2,071,575 40.8% 2,054,190   1,529,385 542,190 35.5%
Information Not Available 6,146 0.1% 5,612   3,417 2,729 79.9%
 
Ethnicity 5,078,472   4,970,424   3,734,451    
Hispanic or Latino 773,064 15.2% 731,261   579,919 193,145 33.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,598,600 83.6% 3,545,893   2,667,164 931,436 34.9%
Information Not Available 706,808 12.2% 693,263   487,368 219,440 45.0%
 
Race 5,078,472   4,970,424   3,734,451
American Indian or Alaskan Native 60,184 1.2% 57,635   40,700 19,484 47.9%
Asian 144,545 2.8% 147,293   99,605 44,940 45.1%
Black or African American 824,466 16.2% 827,806   635,382 189,084 29.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 17,485 0.3% 17,990   14,002 3,483 24.9%
White 2,899,978 57.1% 2,845,212   2,111,041 788,937 37.4%
Information Not Available 1,131,814 22.3% 1,074,487   833,720 298,094 35.8%
 
Years of Age 5,078,472   4,970,424   3,734,451
Younger than 22 208,288 4.1% 171,078   153,796 54,492 35.4%
22-24 306,552 6.0% 294,041   219,465 87,087 39.7%
25-34 1,224,850 24.1% 1,198,258   889,089 335,761 37.8%
35-44 1,174,975 23.1% 1,153,634   905,039 269,936 29.8%
45-54 1,240,118 24.4% 1,225,132   912,648 327,470 35.9%
55-59 446,865 8.8% 444,784   318,401 128,464 40.3%
60-64 289,147 5.7% 293,934   197,467 91,680 46.4%
65 and older 174,617 3.4% 175,461   120,101 54,516 45.4%
Information Not Available 13,060 0.3% 14,102   18,445 -5,385 -29.2%
 
Industry 5,078,472   4,970,424   3,734,451
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 89,658 1.8% 70,975   79,284 10,374 13.1%
Mining 35,617 0.7% 38,146   12,832 22,785 177.6%
Utilities 10,176 0.2% 9,227   6,508 3,668 56.4%
Construction 641,156 12.6% 608,149   487,246 153,910 31.6%
Manufacturing 741,368 14.6% 778,452   586,031 155,337 26.5%
Wholesale Trade 225,768 4.4% 228,195   151,007 74,761 49.5%
Retail Trade 412,330 8.1% 408,147   319,312 93,018 29.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 178,980 3.5% 176,840   119,245 59,735 50.1%
Information 121,389 2.4% 119,060   93,025 28,364 30.5%
Finance and Insurance 163,569 3.2% 169,493   132,689 30,880 23.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 75,477 1.5% 72,931   60,072 15,405 25.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 265,125 5.2% 273,758   176,568 88,557 50.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 19,561 0.4% 20,177   13,358 6,203 46.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 514,324 10.1% 498,164   415,200 99,124 23.9%
Educational Services 137,783 2.7% 140,161   74,658 63,125 84.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 332,007 6.5% 326,277   219,069 112,938 51.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 86,922 1.7% 68,754   63,742 23,180 36.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 293,245 5.8% 268,978   197,720 95,525 48.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 141,922 2.8% 139,656   95,253 46,669 49.0%
Public Administration 94,193 1.9% 86,171   57,470 36,723 63.9%
Information Not Available 497,902 9.8% 468,713   374,162 123,740 33.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,751 13,180 11,611 4,140 35.7
Male 9,658 61.3% 7,727   7,055 2,603 36.9%
Female 6,089 38.7% 5,451   4,556 1,533 33.6%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 2   0 4 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 15,751   13,180   11,611    
Hispanic or Latino 733 4.7% 617   479 254 53.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,852 94.3% 12,441   11,035 3,817 34.6%
Information Not Available 166 1.1% 122   97 69 71.1%
 
Race 15,751 13,180 11,611
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,899 24.8% 3,439   3,156 743 23.5%
Asian 1,056 6.7% 921   747 309 41.4%
Black or African American 649 4.1% 595   453 196 43.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 244 1.5% 214   129 115 89.1%
White 9,233 58.6% 7,474   6,710 2,523 37.6%
Information Not Available 670 4.3% 537   416 254 61.1%
 
Years of Age 15,751 13,180 11,611
Younger than 22 677 2.8% 636   399 278 69.7%
22-24 1,182 4.9% 1,020   738 444 60.2%
25-34 4,245 17.5% 3,562   3,026 1,219 40.3%
35-44 3,365 13.9% 2,798   2,556 809 31.7%
45-54 3,810 15.7% 3,093   2,996 814 27.2%
55-59 1,343 5.5% 1,134   1,072 271 25.3%
60-64 742 3.1% 598   530 212 40.0%
65 and older 387 1.6% 339   294 93 31.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 15,751 13,180 11,611
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 61 0.4% 58   72 -11 -15.3%
Mining 725 4.6% 731   345 380 110.1%
Utilities 65 0.4% 52   74 -9 -12.2%
Construction 2,918 18.5% 1,875   2,474 444 17.9%
Manufacturing 1,467 9.3% 1,228   1,083 384 35.5%
Wholesale Trade 225 1.4% 188   157 68 43.3%
Retail Trade 1,417 9.0% 1,326   993 424 42.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 937 5.9% 707   706 231 32.7%
Information 185 1.2% 200   116 69 59.5%
Finance and Insurance 267 1.7% 258   181 86 47.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 282 1.8% 235   175 107 61.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 528 3.3% 425   345 183 53.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 24 0.2% 22   9 15 166.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 971 6.1% 821   638 333 52.2%
Educational Services 378 2.4% 359   246 132 53.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,021 6.5% 973   758 263 34.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 236 1.5% 190   252 -16 -6.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,519 9.6% 1,354   1,154 365 31.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 546 3.5% 480   277 269 97.1%
Public Administration 1,465 9.3% 1,228   1,257 208 16.5%
Information Not Available 514 3.3% 470   299 215 71.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 62,734 63,480 46,517
Male 35,398 56.4% 35,859   25,243 10,155 40.2%
Female 27,291 43.5% 27,523   21,203 6,088 28.7%
Information Not Available 45 0.1% 98   71 -26 -36.6%
 
Ethnicity 62,734 63,480 46,517
Hispanic or Latino 1,178 1.9% 1,220   1,151 27 2.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 50,467 80.4% 51,142   37,394 13,073 35.0%
Information Not Available 11,089 17.7% 11,118   7,972 3,117 39.1%
 
Race 62,734 63,480 46,517
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,743 4.4% 2,495   1,448 1,295 89.4%
Asian 1,127 1.8% 1,109   592 535 90.4%
Black or African American 22,536 35.9% 23,075   18,396 4,140 22.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 86 0.1% 94   83 3 3.6%
White 33,388 53.2% 33,847   23,276 10,112 43.4%
Information Not Available 2,854 4.5% 2,860   2,722 132 4.8%
 
Years of Age 62,734 63,480 46,517
Younger than 22 2,660 2.9% 2,739   2,150 510 23.7%
22-24 4,448 4.8% 4,532   3,328 1,120 33.7%
25-34 16,312 17.5% 16,502   12,134 4,178 34.4%
35-44 14,759 15.9% 14,834   11,181 3,578 32.0%
45-54 14,567 15.7% 14,528   10,683 3,884 36.4%
55-59 5,000 5.4% 5,106   3,544 1,456 41.1%
60-64 3,089 3.3% 3,227   2,062 1,027 49.8%
65 and older 1,862 2.0% 1,979   1,397 465 33.3%
Information Not Available 37 0.0% 33   38 -1 -2.6%
 
Industry 62,734 63,480 46,517
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 595 0.9% 798   434 161 37.1%
Mining 400 0.6% 509   130 270 207.7%
Utilities 82 0.1% 80   48 34 70.8%
Construction 7,503 11.8% 7,854   4,682 2,821 60.3%
Manufacturing 14,557 23.0% 14,707   12,591 1,966 15.6%
Wholesale Trade 2,771 4.4% 2,864   2,118 653 30.8%
Retail Trade 6,602 10.4% 6,684   4,783 1,819 38.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,990 3.1% 2,068   1,411 579 41.0%
Information 646 1.0% 636   638 8 1.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,710 2.7% 1,770   1,309 401 30.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 888 1.4% 846   610 278 45.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,860 4.5% 2,886   1,689 1,171 69.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 78 0.1% 73   56 22 39.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,576 10.4% 6,573   4,922 1,654 33.6%
Educational Services 1,907 3.0% 1,923   1,169 738 63.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,080 6.4% 4,070   3,171 909 28.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 569 0.9% 445   268 301 112.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,076 6.4% 4,025   2,868 1,208 42.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,363 2.2% 1,343   1,047 316 30.2%
Public Administration 746 1.2% 726   523 223 42.6%
Information Not Available 2,735 4.3% 2,600   2,050 685 33.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 53,178 55,379 40,617
Male 31,481 59.2% 32,878   22,844 8,637 37.8%
Female 21,696 40.8% 22,499   17,758 3,938 22.2%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 2   15 -14 -93.3%
 
Ethnicity 53,178 55,379 40,617
Hispanic or Latino 1,571 3.0% 1,546   1,361 210 15.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 51,606 97.0% 53,832   39,240 12,366 31.5%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   16 -15 -93.8%
 
Race 53,178 55,379 40,617
American Indian or Alaskan Native 538 1.0% 459   404 134 33.2%
Asian 409 0.8% 393   287 122 42.5%
Black or African American 14,284 26.9% 15,101   11,916 2,368 19.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 414 0.8% 437   420 -6 -1.4%
White 35,959 67.6% 37,439   26,211 9,748 37.2%
Information Not Available 1,574 3.0% 1,550   1,379 195 14.1%
 
Years of Age 53,178 55,379 40,617
Younger than 22 2,142 2.5% 2,166   1,596 546 34.2%
22-24 3,913 4.5% 4,039   3,176 737 23.2%
25-34 14,139 16.3% 14,175   11,310 2,829 25.0%
35-44 13,095 15.1% 13,505   10,012 3,083 30.8%
45-54 11,873 13.7% 12,995   8,985 2,888 32.1%
55-59 4,262 4.9% 4,555   2,910 1,352 46.5%
60-64 2,400 2.8% 2,576   1,617 783 48.4%
65 and older 1,350 1.6% 1,363   994 356 35.8%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 5   17 -13 -76.5%
 
Industry 53,178 55,379 40,617
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 925 1.7% 1,113   611 314 51.4%
Mining 366 0.7% 432   143 223 155.9%
Utilities 199 0.4% 182   74 125 168.9%
Construction 5,985 11.1% 6,411   4,160 1,825 43.9%
Manufacturing 12,923 23.9% 13,399   11,225 1,698 15.1%
Wholesale Trade 2,265 4.2% 2,410   1,803 462 25.6%
Retail Trade 5,807 10.7% 6,178   4,506 1,301 28.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,319 4.3% 2,421   1,468 851 58.0%
Information 516 1.0% 576   340 176 51.8%
Finance and Insurance 699 1.3% 731   617 82 13.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 575 1.1% 604   452 123 27.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,076 2.0% 1,124   680 396 58.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 107 0.2% 88   53 54 101.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,603 10.4% 5,530   4,186 1,417 33.9%
Educational Services 1,803 3.3% 2,067   1,308 495 37.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,054 9.3% 5,098   3,803 1,251 32.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 656 1.2% 587   430 226 52.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,214 7.8% 4,172   3,117 1,097 35.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,054 1.9% 1,003   861 193 22.4%
Public Administration 974 1.8% 1,191   750 224 29.9%
Information Not Available 58 0.1% 62   30 28 93.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 98,837 102,730 59,737
Male 60,354 61.1% 62,480   36,325 24,029 66.2%
Female 38,454 38.9% 40,217   23,395 15,059 64.4%
Information Not Available 29 0.0% 33   17 12 70.6%
 
Ethnicity 98,837 102,730 59,737
Hispanic or Latino 29,267 29.6% 32,170   17,691 11,576 65.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 46,228 46.8% 47,214   36,466 9,762 26.8%
Information Not Available 23,342 23.6% 23,346   5,580 17,762 318.3%
 
Race 98,837 102,730 59,737
American Indian or Alaskan Native 5,668 5.7% 5,692   3,774 1,894 50.2%
Asian 2,519 2.5% 2,544   929 1,590 171.2%
Black or African American 5,828 5.9% 6,119   3,777 2,051 54.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 570 0.6% 568   134 436 325.4%
White 56,184 56.8% 57,792   31,118 25,066 80.6%
Information Not Available 28,068 28.4% 30,015   20,005 8,063 40.3%
 
Years of Age 98,837 102,730 59,737
Younger than 22 4,421 3.0% 4,656   2,093 2,328 111.2%
22-24 6,817 4.6% 7,051   3,414 3,403 99.7%
25-34 23,760 15.9% 24,241   13,577 10,183 75.0%
35-44 22,851 15.3% 23,779   14,724 8,127 55.2%
45-54 23,515 15.7% 24,730   15,130 8,385 55.4%
55-59 8,627 5.8% 9,034   5,413 3,214 59.4%
60-64 5,549 3.7% 5,817   3,440 2,109 61.3%
65 and older 3,297 2.2% 3,422   1,946 1,351 69.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 98,837 102,730 59,737
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,967 2.0% 3,553   1,585 382 24.1%
Mining 569 0.6% 866   205 364 177.6%
Utilities 195 0.2% 189   107 88 82.2%
Construction 15,916 15.8% 16,096   10,669 5,247 49.2%
Manufacturing 7,028 7.0% 7,430   4,247 2,781 65.5%
Wholesale Trade 4,694 4.7% 5,093   2,811 1,883 67.0%
Retail Trade 9,241 9.2% 9,444   5,676 3,565 62.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,502 2.5% 2,652   1,347 1,155 85.7%
Information 1,241 1.2% 1,372   773 468 60.5%
Finance and Insurance 3,167 3.1% 3,230   2,266 901 39.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,180 2.2% 2,176   1,361 819 60.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,116 5.1% 5,251   3,230 1,886 58.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 357 0.4% 390   195 162 83.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 11,519 11.4% 11,785   6,765 4,754 70.3%
Educational Services 3,018 3.0% 3,188   1,123 1,895 168.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,977 5.9% 6,131   3,006 2,971 98.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,145 1.1% 1,065   667 478 71.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,364 5.3% 5,480   2,392 2,972 124.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,396 2.4% 2,483   1,448 948 65.5%
Public Administration 2,857 2.8% 2,847   1,552 1,305 84.1%
Information Not Available 12,388 12.3% 12,009   8,312 4,076 49.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 772,278 732,294 587,320
Male 446,440 57.8% 423,761   347,609 98,831 28.4%
Female 325,247 42.1% 308,036   239,424 85,823 35.8%
Information Not Available 591 0.1% 497   287 304 105.9%
 
Ethnicity 772,278 732,294 587,320
Hispanic or Latino 266,129 34.5% 233,337   212,067 54,062 25.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 394,022 51.0% 384,524   306,573 87,449 28.5%
Information Not Available 112,127 14.5% 114,433   68,680 43,447 63.3%
 
Race 772,278 732,294 587,320
American Indian or Alaskan Native 5,321 0.7% 4,867   6,026 -705 -11.7%
Asian 70,252 9.1% 71,124   48,593 21,659 44.6%
Black or African American 50,940 6.6% 46,985   42,758 8,182 19.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 266,129 34.5% 261,548   209,197 56,932 27.2%
Information Not Available 379,636 49.2% 347,770   280,746 98,890 35.2%
 
Years of Age 772,278 732,294 587,320
Younger than 22 30,347 3.1% 26,224   23,340 7,007 30.0%
22-24 46,309 4.7% 41,224   37,210 9,099 24.5%
25-34 193,610 19.5% 183,372   141,760 51,850 36.6%
35-44 175,876 17.7% 168,074   144,439 31,437 21.8%
45-54 192,528 19.4% 182,179   145,108 47,420 32.7%
55-59 66,114 6.6% 63,475   48,401 17,713 36.6%
60-64 43,452 4.4% 43,111   28,888 14,564 50.4%
65 and older 23,352 2.3% 23,940   17,887 5,465 30.6%
Information Not Available 690 0.1% 695   287 403 140.4%
 
Industry 772,278 732,294 587,320
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 60,892 7.3% 43,012   55,575 5,317 9.6%
Mining 2,266 0.3% 2,384   1,339 927 69.2%
Utilities 2,463 0.3% 1,887   2,104 359 17.1%
Construction 103,949 12.5% 101,421   82,837 21,112 25.5%
Manufacturing 105,722 12.7% 108,772   83,318 22,404 26.9%
Wholesale Trade 30,938 3.7% 30,098   14,253 16,685 117.1%
Retail Trade 63,355 7.6% 62,283   54,523 8,832 16.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 20,987 2.5% 19,966   17,600 3,387 19.2%
Information 39,215 4.7% 34,072   36,731 2,484 6.8%
Finance and Insurance 26,308 3.2% 25,827   22,192 4,116 18.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 9,065 1.1% 8,642   10,044 -979 -9.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 29,362 3.5% 28,906   16,166 13,196 81.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 89,859 10.8% 87,414   74,993 14,866 19.8%
Educational Services 32,416 3.9% 32,085   15,400 17,016 110.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 43,255 5.2% 41,422   28,792 14,463 50.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 13,991 1.7% 11,026   7,365 6,626 90.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 31,431 3.8% 30,496   25,922 5,509 21.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 29,165 3.5% 28,608   16,835 12,330 73.2%
Public Administration 12,021 1.4% 10,033   6,313 5,708 90.4%
Information Not Available 25,618 3.1% 23,940   15,018 10,600 70.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 62,273 59,039 36,289
Male 38,203 61.3% 35,487   20,507 17,696 86.3%
Female 24,070 38.7% 23,552   15,782 8,288 52.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 62,273 59,039 36,289
Hispanic or Latino 12,035 19.3% 10,823   6,649 5,386 81.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 41,754 67.0% 40,179   24,001 17,753 74.0%
Information Not Available 8,484 13.6% 8,037   5,639 2,845 50.5%
 
Race 62,273 59,039 36,289
American Indian or Alaskan Native 869 1.4% 831   547 322 58.9%
Asian 1,191 1.9% 1,216   641 550 85.8%
Black or African American 3,569 5.7% 3,454   2,430 1,139 46.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 242 0.4% 224   131 111 84.7%
White 43,696 70.2% 41,651   25,107 18,589 74.0%
Information Not Available 12,706 20.4% 11,663   7,433 5,273 70.9%
 
Years of Age 62,273 59,039 36,289
Younger than 22 1,491 1.5% 1,367   628 863 137.4%
22-24 2,989 2.9% 2,759   1,367 1,622 118.7%
25-34 14,507 14.2% 13,654   7,775 6,732 86.6%
35-44 14,823 14.5% 14,178   9,115 5,708 62.6%
45-54 16,391 16.0% 15,621   10,401 5,990 57.6%
55-59 6,404 6.3% 5,971   3,804 2,600 68.3%
60-64 3,785 3.7% 3,639   2,225 1,560 70.1%
65 and older 1,855 1.8% 1,832   974 881 90.5%
Information Not Available 28 0.0% 18   0 28 0.0%
 
Industry 62,273 59,039 36,289
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 529 0.8% 441   247 282 114.2%
Mining 946 1.5% 1,126   264 682 258.3%
Utilities 82 0.1% 77   33 49 148.5%
Construction 11,321 18.0% 10,154   5,688 5,633 99.0%
Manufacturing 5,621 9.0% 5,559   3,414 2,207 64.6%
Wholesale Trade 3,106 4.9% 3,110   1,741 1,365 78.4%
Retail Trade 5,278 8.4% 4,925   3,200 2,078 64.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,794 2.9% 1,725   1,174 620 52.8%
Information 2,116 3.4% 2,168   1,216 900 74.0%
Finance and Insurance 2,393 3.8% 2,443   2,116 277 13.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,389 2.2% 1,358   943 446 47.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,295 8.4% 5,344   3,125 2,170 69.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 479 0.8% 469   356 123 34.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,724 12.3% 7,135   4,710 3,014 64.0%
Educational Services 1,653 2.6% 1,635   801 852 106.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,303 5.3% 3,175   1,915 1,388 72.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,164 1.9% 1,031   753 411 54.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,654 5.8% 3,157   1,966 1,688 85.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,602 2.6% 1,573   930 672 72.3%
Public Administration 1,285 2.0% 943   746 539 72.3%
Information Not Available 1,539 2.5% 1,491   951 588 61.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 69,005 69,339 51,785
Male 39,294 56.9% 38,891   30,194 9,100 30.1%
Female 29,711 43.1% 30,448   21,591 8,120 37.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 69,005 69,339 51,785
Hispanic or Latino 9,397 13.6% 9,149   7,552 1,845 24.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 59,608 86.4% 60,190   44,233 15,375 34.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 69,005 69,339 51,785
American Indian or Alaskan Native 222 0.3% 220   225 -3 -1.3%
Asian 1,113 1.6% 1,187   873 240 27.5%
Black or African American 8,823 12.8% 8,952   7,168 1,655 23.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 38,268 55.5% 38,194   30,017 8,251 27.5%
Information Not Available 20,579 29.8% 20,786   13,502 7,077 52.4%
 
Years of Age 69,005 69,339 51,785
Younger than 22 2,616 2.6% 2,496   1,991 625 31.4%
22-24 4,465 4.4% 4,371   3,214 1,251 38.9%
25-34 14,610 14.3% 14,641   11,306 3,304 29.2%
35-44 14,930 14.6% 14,983   11,946 2,984 25.0%
45-54 17,337 16.9% 17,555   12,718 4,619 36.3%
55-59 6,588 6.4% 6,630   4,703 1,885 40.1%
60-64 4,960 4.8% 5,019   3,350 1,610 48.1%
65 and older 3,499 3.4% 3,644   2,557 942 36.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 69,005 69,339 51,785
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 566 0.8% 433   475 91 19.2%
Mining 24 0.0% 21   30 -6 -20.0%
Utilities 60 0.1% 72   50 10 20.0%
Construction 7,180 10.3% 6,720   6,812 368 5.4%
Manufacturing 13,690 19.7% 14,587   7,464 6,226 83.4%
Wholesale Trade 3,565 5.1% 3,578   2,666 899 33.7%
Retail Trade 7,331 10.5% 7,525   5,979 1,352 22.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,232 3.2% 2,223   1,641 591 36.0%
Information 1,634 2.3% 1,703   1,436 198 13.8%
Finance and Insurance 3,323 4.8% 3,614   2,655 668 25.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,020 1.5% 1,000   868 152 17.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,586 5.2% 3,993   2,636 950 36.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 546 0.8% 621   281 265 94.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,776 9.7% 6,483   5,796 980 16.9%
Educational Services 2,197 3.2% 2,217   1,428 769 53.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,737 8.2% 5,663   4,102 1,635 39.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,755 2.5% 1,426   1,655 100 6.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,027 5.8% 3,808   2,775 1,252 45.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,781 2.6% 1,741   1,476 305 20.7%
Public Administration 904 1.3% 852   741 163 22.0%
Information Not Available 1,071 1.5% 1,059   819 252 30.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,185 13,332 7,865
Male 6,610 46.6% 6,186   3,552 3,058 86.1%
Female 7,575 53.4% 7,146   4,313 3,262 75.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 14,185 13,332 7,865
Hispanic or Latino 1,263 8.9% 1,561   680 583 85.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,922 91.1% 11,325   6,961 5,961 85.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 446   224 -224 -100.0%
 
Race 14,185 13,332 7,865
American Indian or Alaskan Native 112 0.8% 94   58 54 93.1%
Asian 416 2.9% 353   162 254 156.8%
Black or African American 9,553 67.3% 9,676   6,325 3,228 51.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 67 0.5% 58   28 39 139.3%
White 3,694 26.0% 3,151   1,290 2,404 186.4%
Information Not Available 343 2.4% 0   2 341 17050.0%
 
Years of Age 14,185 13,332 7,865
Younger than 22 303 1.8% 375   195 108 55.4%
22-24 738 4.3% 782   464 274 59.1%
25-34 3,912 22.9% 3,734   2,026 1,886 93.1%
35-44 3,425 20.0% 3,198   1,986 1,439 72.5%
45-54 3,435 20.1% 3,176   1,985 1,450 73.0%
55-59 1,209 7.1% 1,068   655 554 84.6%
60-64 772 4.5% 709   364 408 112.1%
65 and older 391 2.3% 290   190 201 105.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 14,185 13,332 7,865
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
Construction 3 0.0% 3   7 -4 -57.1%
Manufacturing 1 0.0% 0   1 0 0.0%
Wholesale Trade 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Retail Trade 3 0.0% 5   5 -2 -40.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
Information 1 0.0% 1   3 -2 -66.7%
Finance and Insurance 0 0.0% 1   1 -1 -100.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2 0.0% 3   1 1 100.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 16 0.1% 14   13 3 23.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 20 0.1% 24   24 -4 -16.7%
Educational Services 3 0.0% 2   5 -2 -40.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3 0.0% 5   4 -1 -25.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 5 0.0% 5   2 3 150.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2 0.0% 0   4 -2 -50.0%
Public Administration 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 14,124 99.6% 13,267   7,795 6,329 81.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,937 12,545 10,797
Male 6,689 51.7% 6,390   5,804 885 15.2%
Female 6,248 48.3% 6,155   4,993 1,255 25.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 12,937 12,545 10,797
Hispanic or Latino 553 4.3% 521   405 148 36.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,384 95.7% 12,024   10,392 1,992 19.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 12,937 12,545 10,797
American Indian or Alaskan Native 36 0.3% 36   22 14 63.6%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 4,347 33.6% 4,257   3,823 524 13.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 85 0.7% 81   31 54 174.2%
White 7,394 57.2% 7,146   6,281 1,113 17.7%
Information Not Available 1,075 8.3% 1,025   641 434 67.7%
 
Years of Age 12,937 12,545 10,797
Younger than 22 645 3.3% 587   418 227 54.3%
22-24 906 4.6% 863   728 178 24.5%
25-34 3,074 15.7% 3,042   2,667 407 15.3%
35-44 2,819 14.4% 2,716   2,464 355 14.4%
45-54 2,986 15.2% 2,913   2,556 430 16.8%
55-59 1,124 5.7% 1,073   846 278 32.9%
60-64 747 3.8% 749   617 130 21.1%
65 and older 553 2.8% 512   422 131 31.0%
Information Not Available 83 0.4% 90   79 4 5.1%
 
Industry 12,937 12,545 10,797
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 21 0.2% 21   25 -4 -16.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
Utilities 9 0.1% 10   12 -3 -25.0%
Construction 1,406 10.9% 1,351   1,523 -117 -7.7%
Manufacturing 1,087 8.4% 1,061   661 426 64.4%
Wholesale Trade 667 5.1% 637   435 232 53.3%
Retail Trade 1,787 13.8% 1,769   1,864 -77 -4.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 378 2.9% 376   321 57 17.8%
Information 276 2.1% 263   198 78 39.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,120 8.6% 1,109   728 392 53.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 263 2.0% 230   237 26 11.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 853 6.6% 888   602 251 41.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 52 0.4% 57   37 15 40.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,849 14.3% 1,797   1,616 233 14.4%
Educational Services 278 2.1% 300   224 54 24.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,001 7.7% 979   761 240 31.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 301 2.3% 251   165 136 82.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,075 8.3% 952   926 149 16.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 401 3.1% 393   312 89 28.5%
Public Administration 87 0.7% 76   69 18 26.1%
Information Not Available 26 0.2% 25   79 -53 -67.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 269,914 275,165 220,235
Male 157,034 58.2% 156,386   127,562 29,472 23.1%
Female 111,919 41.5% 118,150   92,635 19,284 20.8%
Information Not Available 961 0.4% 629   38 923 2428.9%
 
Ethnicity 269,914 275,165 220,235
Hispanic or Latino 75,154 27.8% 74,991   65,541 9,613 14.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 178,279 66.1% 184,961   141,450 36,829 26.0%
Information Not Available 16,481 6.1% 15,213   13,244 3,237 24.4%
 
Race 269,914 275,165 220,235
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,072 0.4% 1,333   908 164 18.1%
Asian 2,143 0.8% 2,147   1,854 289 15.6%
Black or African American 48,403 17.9% 51,006   40,944 7,459 18.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3,325 1.2% 3,812   2,384 941 39.5%
White 169,559 62.8% 171,821   137,590 31,969 23.2%
Information Not Available 45,412 16.8% 45,046   36,555 8,857 24.2%
 
Years of Age 269,914 275,165 220,235
Younger than 22 8,942 2.1% 9,106   7,152 1,790 25.0%
22-24 15,038 3.6% 15,065   11,390 3,648 32.0%
25-34 60,005 14.3% 60,259   47,415 12,590 26.6%
35-44 60,190 14.3% 61,999   53,167 7,023 13.2%
45-54 68,171 16.2% 71,105   54,188 13,983 25.8%
55-59 25,125 6.0% 25,170   21,948 3,177 14.5%
60-64 18,733 4.5% 19,284   14,455 4,278 29.6%
65 and older 13,634 3.2% 13,140   10,482 3,152 30.1%
Information Not Available 76 0.0% 37   38 38 100.0%
 
Industry 269,914 275,165 220,235
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 2,845 1.0% 4,146   2,043 802 39.3%
Mining 185 0.1% 148   303 -118 -38.9%
Utilities 222 0.1% 259   378 -156 -41.3%
Construction 31,370 11.5% 31,869   29,327 2,043 7.0%
Manufacturing 20,026 7.3% 20,136   15,439 4,587 29.7%
Wholesale Trade 13,080 4.8% 13,214   9,612 3,468 36.1%
Retail Trade 28,081 10.3% 28,834   24,370 3,711 15.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 7,020 2.6% 6,848   5,752 1,268 22.0%
Information 6,097 2.2% 6,515   4,200 1,897 45.2%
Finance and Insurance 9,939 3.6% 11,474   9,536 403 4.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 6,097 2.2% 6,366   5,222 875 16.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 15,814 5.8% 16,953   13,358 2,456 18.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,884 0.7% 1,999   1,551 333 21.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 49,364 18.1% 50,488   45,901 3,463 7.5%
Educational Services 6,946 2.5% 7,551   4,881 2,065 42.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 16,664 6.1% 16,249   12,412 4,252 34.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 5,136 1.9% 5,811   4,049 1,087 26.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 21,209 7.8% 21,987   14,342 6,867 47.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 7,094 2.6% 7,070   6,319 775 12.3%
Public Administration 3,769 1.4% 3,479   2,006 1,763 87.9%
Information Not Available 17,072 6.3% 13,769   9,234 7,838 84.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 143,726 147,923 106,155
Male 78,128 54.4% 80,481   58,935 19,193 32.6%
Female 63,504 44.2% 65,341   45,749 17,755 38.8%
Information Not Available 2,094 1.5% 2,101   1,471 623 42.4%
 
Ethnicity 143,726 147,923 106,155
Hispanic or Latino 784 0.5% 500   644 140 21.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 140,848 98.0% 145,322   104,040 36,808 35.4%
Information Not Available 2,094 1.5% 2,101   1,471 623 42.4%
 
Race 143,726 147,923 106,155
American Indian or Alaskan Native 768 0.5% 777   554 214 38.6%
Asian 2,463 1.7% 2,460   1,361 1,102 81.0%
Black or African American 62,432 43.4% 64,451   49,156 13,276 27.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 75,969 52.9% 78,134   53,613 22,356 41.7%
Information Not Available 2,094 1.5% 2,101   1,471 623 42.4%
 
Years of Age 143,726 147,923 106,155
Younger than 22 4,063 1.9% 3,961   3,782 281 7.4%
22-24 6,877 3.2% 6,961   5,991 886 14.8%
25-34 32,402 15.3% 33,331   25,107 7,295 29.1%
35-44 35,883 17.0% 36,997   26,785 9,098 34.0%
45-54 34,700 16.4% 35,800   24,451 10,249 41.9%
55-59 12,297 5.8% 12,486   7,841 4,456 56.8%
60-64 8,061 3.8% 8,310   4,756 3,305 69.5%
65 and older 4,239 2.0% 4,407   2,566 1,673 65.2%
Information Not Available 5,204 2.5% 5,670   4,876 328 6.7%
 
Industry 143,726 147,923 106,155
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 2,747 1.9% 2,986   2,838 -91 -3.2%
Mining 342 0.2% 330   191 151 79.1%
Utilities 261 0.2% 256   159 102 64.2%
Construction 12,520 8.5% 12,985   8,547 3,973 46.5%
Manufacturing 16,176 11.0% 17,268   13,289 2,887 21.7%
Wholesale Trade 9,821 6.7% 9,912   6,348 3,473 54.7%
Retail Trade 10,280 7.0% 10,576   8,290 1,990 24.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,837 2.6% 3,823   2,869 968 33.7%
Information 3,463 2.4% 3,470   1,880 1,583 84.2%
Finance and Insurance 4,210 2.9% 4,289   2,717 1,493 55.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,721 1.9% 2,656   2,072 649 31.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 22,135 15.1% 22,610   16,114 6,021 37.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 214 0.1% 213   244 -30 -12.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 539 0.4% 553   328 211 64.3%
Educational Services 4,158 2.8% 4,243   1,987 2,171 109.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,289 4.3% 6,393   4,013 2,276 56.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 5,503 3.8% 5,672   4,409 1,094 24.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,299 0.9% 1,294   776 523 67.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,679 1.1% 1,711   1,136 543 47.8%
Public Administration 1,920 1.3% 2,018   1,116 804 72.0%
Information Not Available 33,612 22.9% 34,665   26,832 6,780 25.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,409 19,057 15,339
Male 12,335 63.6% 12,139   9,686 2,649 27.3%
Female 7,074 36.4% 6,917   5,653 1,421 25.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,409 19,057 15,339
Hispanic or Latino 953 4.9% 967   968 -15 -1.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,156 78.1% 14,745   11,805 3,351 28.4%
Information Not Available 3,300 17.0% 3,345   2,566 734 28.6%
 
Race 19,409 19,057 15,339
American Indian or Alaskan Native 94 0.5% 100   127 -33 -26.0%
Asian 6,577 33.9% 6,398   5,121 1,456 28.4%
Black or African American 328 1.7% 347   262 66 25.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4,861 25.0% 4,928   3,837 1,024 26.7%
White 5,113 26.3% 4,924   4,098 1,015 24.8%
Information Not Available 2,436 12.6% 2,360   1,894 542 28.6%
 
Years of Age 19,409 19,057 15,339
Younger than 22 569 2.4% 541   441 128 29.0%
22-24 1,068 4.6% 1,062   892 176 19.7%
25-34 4,822 20.7% 4,779   3,630 1,192 32.8%
35-44 4,459 19.1% 4,369   3,657 802 21.9%
45-54 4,699 20.2% 4,539   3,785 914 24.1%
55-59 1,846 7.9% 1,837   1,515 331 21.8%
60-64 1,206 5.2% 1,188   865 341 39.4%
65 and older 740 3.2% 742   554 186 33.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 19,409 19,057 15,339
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 270 1.4% 276   333 -63 -18.9%
Mining 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
Utilities 12 0.1% 17   9 3 33.3%
Construction 5,423 27.6% 5,390   4,169 1,254 30.1%
Manufacturing 505 2.6% 533   364 141 38.7%
Wholesale Trade 436 2.2% 391   260 176 67.7%
Retail Trade 1,258 6.4% 1,214   979 279 28.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 821 4.2% 777   724 97 13.4%
Information 327 1.7% 238   180 147 81.7%
Finance and Insurance 340 1.7% 328   261 79 30.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 359 1.8% 351   342 17 5.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 625 3.2% 621   419 206 49.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 39 0.2% 34   60 -21 -35.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,218 11.3% 2,205   1,762 456 25.9%
Educational Services 231 1.2% 226   108 123 113.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 878 4.5% 907   526 352 66.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 297 1.5% 266   200 97 48.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,596 13.2% 2,435   2,459 137 5.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 441 2.2% 459   359 82 22.8%
Public Administration 509 2.6% 488   204 305 149.5%
Information Not Available 1,823 9.3% 1,900   1,620 203 12.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 40,946 42,848 29,408
Male 25,392 62.0% 26,842   17,815 7,577 42.5%
Female 15,554 38.0% 16,006   11,593 3,961 34.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 40,946 42,848 29,408
Hispanic or Latino 1,448 3.5% 1,301   1,008 440 43.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,604 60.1% 23,878   19,887 4,717 23.7%
Information Not Available 14,894 36.4% 17,669   8,513 6,381 75.0%
 
Race 40,946 42,848 29,408
American Indian or Alaskan Native 183 0.4% 174   104 79 76.0%
Asian 287 0.7% 269   207 80 38.6%
Black or African American 1,824 4.5% 1,837   1,318 506 38.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 22,310 54.5% 21,598   18,258 4,052 22.2%
Information Not Available 16,342 39.9% 18,970   9,521 6,821 71.6%
 
Years of Age 40,946 42,848 29,408
Younger than 22 1,598 2.6% 1,543   1,159 439 37.9%
22-24 2,481 4.1% 2,498   1,912 569 29.8%
25-34 9,791 16.1% 10,257   6,754 3,037 45.0%
35-44 9,106 15.0% 9,687   6,538 2,568 39.3%
45-54 10,359 17.0% 10,955   7,517 2,842 37.8%
55-59 3,662 6.0% 4,017   2,678 984 36.7%
60-64 2,482 4.1% 2,527   1,723 759 44.1%
65 and older 1,466 2.4% 1,363   1,127 339 30.1%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
 
Industry 40,946 42,848 29,408
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 328 0.8% 324   211 117 55.5%
Mining 72 0.2% 51   47 25 53.2%
Utilities 120 0.3% 169   57 63 110.5%
Construction 5,905 14.3% 5,474   4,218 1,687 40.0%
Manufacturing 11,287 27.3% 14,591   9,669 1,618 16.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,856 4.5% 1,975   1,105 751 68.0%
Retail Trade 3,205 7.8% 3,143   2,156 1,049 48.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,329 3.2% 1,475   774 555 71.7%
Information 1,219 3.0% 1,362   729 490 67.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,329 3.2% 1,381   890 439 49.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 413 1.0% 385   292 121 41.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,479 3.6% 1,498   1,034 445 43.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 52 0.1% 46   35 17 48.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,687 8.9% 3,390   2,777 910 32.8%
Educational Services 776 1.9% 744   439 337 76.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,426 5.9% 2,368   1,470 956 65.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 777 1.9% 489   548 229 41.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,403 5.8% 2,138   1,533 870 56.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 949 2.3% 931   502 447 89.0%
Public Administration 668 1.6% 476   516 152 29.5%
Information Not Available 666 1.6% 438   406 260 64.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,926 23,026 23,820
Male 17,134 63.6% 14,223   16,010 1,124 7.0%
Female 9,792 36.4% 8,799   7,810 1,982 25.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 4   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 26,926 23,026 23,820
Hispanic or Latino 3,218 12.0% 2,288   3,006 212 7.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,725 84.4% 19,724   20,033 2,692 13.4%
Information Not Available 983 3.7% 1,014   781 202 25.9%
 
Race 26,926 23,026 23,820
American Indian or Alaskan Native 377 1.4% 353   351 26 7.4%
Asian 266 1.0% 277   235 31 13.2%
Black or African American 209 0.8% 214   163 46 28.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 90 0.3% 73   71 19 26.8%
White 21,753 80.8% 18,859   19,119 2,634 13.8%
Information Not Available 4,231 15.7% 3,250   3,881 350 9.0%
 
Years of Age 26,926 23,026 23,820
Younger than 22 1,333 2.8% 1,020   1,112 221 19.9%
22-24 1,952 4.1% 1,547   1,607 345 21.5%
25-34 6,835 14.4% 5,818   5,852 983 16.8%
35-44 5,860 12.4% 5,084   5,367 493 9.2%
45-54 6,345 13.4% 5,531   5,753 592 10.3%
55-59 2,386 5.0% 2,140   2,127 259 12.2%
60-64 1,358 2.9% 1,169   1,266 92 7.3%
65 and older 857 1.8% 717   736 121 16.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 26,926 23,026 23,820
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 956 3.4% 482   1,008 -52 -5.2%
Mining 147 0.5% 117   210 -63 -30.0%
Utilities 66 0.2% 40   44 22 50.0%
Construction 4,623 16.6% 3,732   4,716 -93 -2.0%
Manufacturing 3,781 13.6% 3,667   4,532 -751 -16.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,053 3.8% 894   813 240 29.5%
Retail Trade 2,700 9.7% 2,402   2,294 406 17.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 712 2.6% 635   610 102 16.7%
Information 376 1.3% 424   308 68 22.1%
Finance and Insurance 515 1.8% 541   533 -18 -3.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 350 1.3% 328   303 47 15.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,027 3.7% 950   859 168 19.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 70 0.3% 62   38 32 84.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,691 9.7% 1,919   2,121 570 26.9%
Educational Services 483 1.7% 460   252 231 91.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,806 6.5% 1,597   1,071 735 68.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 542 1.9% 322   420 122 29.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,625 5.8% 1,252   1,073 552 51.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 634 2.3% 519   463 171 36.9%
Public Administration 638 2.3% 489   389 249 64.0%
Information Not Available 2,131 7.6% 2,194   1,763 368 20.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 234,623 234,471 162,681
Male 139,597 59.5% 137,099   95,780 43,817 45.7%
Female 95,026 40.5% 97,372   66,901 28,125 42.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 234,623 234,471 162,681
Hispanic or Latino 33,029 14.1% 30,122   24,593 8,436 34.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 201,594 85.9% 204,349   138,088 63,506 46.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 234,623 234,471 162,681
American Indian or Alaskan Native 864 0.4% 851   593 271 45.7%
Asian 6,779 2.9% 7,173   4,093 2,686 65.6%
Black or African American 53,279 22.7% 53,746   40,299 12,980 32.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 170,723 72.8% 169,658   116,160 54,563 47.0%
Information Not Available 2,978 1.3% 3,043   1,536 1,442 93.9%
 
Years of Age 234,623 234,471 162,681
Younger than 22 8,185 2.1% 7,579   5,103 3,082 60.4%
22-24 14,019 3.6% 13,552   9,057 4,962 54.8%
25-34 58,711 15.0% 58,347   40,031 18,680 46.7%
35-44 56,190 14.3% 55,996   40,810 15,380 37.7%
45-54 56,419 14.4% 56,846   40,938 15,481 37.8%
55-59 20,119 5.1% 20,791   14,090 6,029 42.8%
60-64 12,852 3.3% 13,167   8,184 4,668 57.0%
65 and older 8,128 2.1% 8,193   4,468 3,660 81.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 234,623 234,471 162,681
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 975 0.4% 646   624 351 56.3%
Mining 546 0.2% 579   436 110 25.2%
Utilities 403 0.2% 345   159 244 153.5%
Construction 34,775 14.8% 31,562   25,053 9,722 38.8%
Manufacturing 37,684 16.0% 42,508   25,705 11,979 46.6%
Wholesale Trade 12,148 5.2% 12,753   8,336 3,812 45.7%
Retail Trade 20,656 8.8% 20,797   14,670 5,986 40.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 10,691 4.5% 10,667   7,544 3,147 41.7%
Information 4,477 1.9% 4,520   3,570 907 25.4%
Finance and Insurance 10,533 4.5% 11,234   8,739 1,794 20.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3,556 1.5% 3,349   2,519 1,037 41.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 14,394 6.1% 15,291   9,394 5,000 53.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,102 0.5% 1,125   688 414 60.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 27,297 11.6% 25,822   20,777 6,520 31.4%
Educational Services 7,164 3.0% 7,230   3,707 3,457 93.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 15,935 6.8% 15,789   10,090 5,845 57.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,749 1.6% 2,511   2,595 1,154 44.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 12,875 5.5% 12,158   8,091 4,784 59.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 6,386 2.7% 6,400   3,918 2,468 63.0%
Public Administration 4,737 2.0% 4,729   2,787 1,950 70.0%
Information Not Available 4,540 1.9% 4,456   3,279 1,261 38.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 87,955 90,870 84,289
Male 52,816 60.0% 54,807   52,393 423 0.8%
Female 35,030 39.8% 35,973   31,817 3,213 10.1%
Information Not Available 109 0.1% 90   79 30 38.0%
 
Ethnicity 87,955 90,870 84,289
Hispanic or Latino 4,070 4.6% 4,050   4,420 -350 -7.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 63,793 72.5% 65,984   62,825 968 1.5%
Information Not Available 20,092 22.8% 20,836   17,044 3,048 17.9%
 
Race 87,955 90,870 84,289
American Indian or Alaskan Native 373 0.4% 379   365 8 2.2%
Asian 639 0.7% 679   560 79 14.1%
Black or African American 11,084 12.6% 11,681   10,802 282 2.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 74 0.1% 74   81 -7 -8.6%
White 71,029 80.8% 73,331   67,622 3,407 5.0%
Information Not Available 4,756 5.4% 4,726   4,859 -103 -2.1%
 
Years of Age 87,955 90,870 84,289
Younger than 22 2,917 1.9% 2,696   2,994 -77 -2.6%
22-24 5,225 3.4% 5,234   4,806 419 8.7%
25-34 21,318 13.8% 21,815   20,282 1,036 5.1%
35-44 21,262 13.8% 22,141   20,948 314 1.5%
45-54 21,922 14.2% 23,022   21,493 429 2.0%
55-59 8,000 5.2% 8,418   7,384 616 8.3%
60-64 4,872 3.2% 5,107   4,163 709 17.0%
65 and older 2,439 1.6% 2,437   2,217 222 10.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Industry 87,955 90,870 84,289
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 248 0.3% 171   189 59 31.2%
Mining 136 0.2% 116   191 -55 -28.8%
Utilities 91 0.1% 79   62 29 46.8%
Construction 11,104 12.6% 10,892   9,867 1,237 12.5%
Manufacturing 23,201 26.3% 27,145   29,971 -6,770 -22.6%
Wholesale Trade 3,813 4.3% 3,903   3,289 524 15.9%
Retail Trade 7,219 8.2% 7,117   5,815 1,404 24.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,279 3.7% 3,250   2,862 417 14.6%
Information 1,241 1.4% 1,236   846 395 46.7%
Finance and Insurance 2,204 2.5% 2,209   2,016 188 9.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,361 1.5% 1,208   930 431 46.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,138 3.6% 3,437   2,378 760 32.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 495 0.6% 509   372 123 33.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,117 9.2% 7,842   7,638 479 6.3%
Educational Services 1,681 1.9% 1,842   973 708 72.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,705 6.5% 5,624   3,977 1,728 43.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,392 1.6% 1,023   921 471 51.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,503 5.1% 4,230   2,849 1,654 58.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,099 2.4% 2,075   1,656 443 26.8%
Public Administration 807 0.9% 788   594 213 35.9%
Information Not Available 6,121 6.9% 6,174   6,893 -772 -11.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 40,712 42,411 23,439
Male 24,718 60.7% 25,429   13,856 10,862 78.4%
Female 15,994 39.3% 16,982   9,583 6,411 66.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 40,712 42,411 23,439
Hispanic or Latino 2,632 6.5% 2,715   1,484 1,148 77.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,520 43.0% 18,689   10,926 6,594 60.4%
Information Not Available 20,560 50.5% 21,007   11,029 9,531 86.4%
 
Race 40,712 42,411 23,439
American Indian or Alaskan Native 598 1.5% 616   398 200 50.3%
Asian 1,032 2.5% 1,128   372 660 177.4%
Black or African American 6,530 16.0% 6,726   3,986 2,544 63.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 126 0.3% 125   53 73 137.7%
White 29,775 73.1% 31,036   17,039 12,736 74.7%
Information Not Available 2,651 6.5% 2,780   1,591 1,060 66.6%
 
Years of Age 40,712 42,411 23,439
Younger than 22 1,286 1.9% 1,201   791 495 62.6%
22-24 2,513 3.7% 2,666   1,379 1,134 82.2%
25-34 10,498 15.4% 10,971   5,762 4,736 82.2%
35-44 9,321 13.7% 9,896   5,468 3,853 70.5%
45-54 10,105 14.8% 10,495   6,106 3,999 65.5%
55-59 3,583 5.2% 3,691   1,969 1,614 82.0%
60-64 2,224 3.3% 2,284   1,258 966 76.8%
65 and older 1,182 1.7% 1,207   706 476 67.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 40,712 42,411 23,439
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 139 0.3% 165   295 -156 -52.9%
Mining 380 0.9% 471   196 184 93.9%
Utilities 77 0.2% 69   22 55 250.0%
Construction 4,820 11.8% 4,804   3,107 1,713 55.1%
Manufacturing 8,979 22.0% 9,748   4,461 4,518 101.3%
Wholesale Trade 2,056 5.0% 2,096   1,048 1,008 96.2%
Retail Trade 2,754 6.7% 2,778   1,814 940 51.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,315 3.2% 1,419   691 624 90.3%
Information 1,670 4.1% 2,092   868 802 92.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,239 3.0% 1,301   752 487 64.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 503 1.2% 480   360 143 39.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,990 4.9% 2,091   1,140 850 74.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 126 0.3% 150   180 -54 -30.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,835 9.4% 3,979   2,670 1,165 43.6%
Educational Services 967 2.4% 1,034   402 565 140.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,137 7.7% 3,191   1,716 1,421 82.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 261 0.6% 263   212 49 23.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,529 3.7% 1,516   816 713 87.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 967 2.4% 951   637 330 51.8%
Public Administration 824 2.0% 784   488 336 68.9%
Information Not Available 3,144 7.7% 3,029   1,564 1,580 101.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 54,071 54,495 43,443
Male 33,863 62.6% 34,546   27,191 6,672 24.5%
Female 20,208 37.4% 19,949   16,252 3,956 24.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 54,071 54,495 43,443
Hispanic or Latino 245 0.5% 244   119 126 105.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,274 2.4% 1,290   1,538 -264 -17.2%
Information Not Available 52,552 97.2% 52,961   41,786 10,766 25.8%
 
Race 54,071 54,495 43,443
American Indian or Alaskan Native 334 0.6% 443   146 188 128.8%
Asian 200 0.4% 145   165 35 21.2%
Black or African American 5,716 10.6% 5,941   5,213 503 9.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 47,081 87.1% 47,238   37,498 9,583 25.6%
Information Not Available 740 1.4% 728   421 319 75.8%
 
Years of Age 54,071 54,495 43,443
Younger than 22 1,796 1.8% 1,493   1,208 588 48.7%
22-24 2,949 3.0% 2,656   2,147 802 37.4%
25-34 13,365 13.6% 13,380   10,357 3,008 29.0%
35-44 13,245 13.5% 13,656   11,003 2,242 20.4%
45-54 13,566 13.8% 13,941   11,332 2,234 19.7%
55-59 4,798 4.9% 4,805   3,602 1,196 33.2%
60-64 2,896 2.9% 2,986   2,288 608 26.6%
65 and older 1,452 1.5% 1,561   1,501 -49 -3.3%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 17   5 -1 -20.0%
 
Industry 54,071 54,495 43,443
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 111 0.2% 118   114 -3 -2.6%
Mining 1,916 3.5% 1,995   458 1,458 318.3%
Utilities 45 0.1% 36   41 4 9.8%
Construction 7,021 13.0% 7,108   4,806 2,215 46.1%
Manufacturing 12,563 23.2% 13,732   13,657 -1,094 -8.0%
Wholesale Trade 2,334 4.3% 2,299   1,867 467 25.0%
Retail Trade 3,903 7.2% 4,181   2,979 924 31.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,281 4.2% 2,389   1,945 336 17.3%
Information 998 1.8% 1,086   728 270 37.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,497 2.8% 1,556   1,094 403 36.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 642 1.2% 620   421 221 52.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,085 3.8% 2,276   1,552 533 34.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 192 0.4% 199   69 123 178.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,745 8.8% 4,751   4,073 672 16.5%
Educational Services 1,314 2.4% 1,303   989 325 32.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,555 6.6% 3,280   2,389 1,166 48.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 900 1.7% 484   645 255 39.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,900 5.4% 2,556   1,721 1,179 68.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,132 2.1% 1,217   842 290 34.4%
Public Administration 428 0.8% 416   439 -11 -2.5%
Information Not Available 3,509 6.5% 2,893   2,614 895 34.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 77,367 71,482 31,202
Male 44,601 57.6% 40,720   14,937 29,664 198.6%
Female 32,765 42.4% 30,761   16,265 16,500 101.4%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 77,367 71,482 31,202
Hispanic or Latino 2,116 2.7% 1,960   721 1,395 193.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 75,089 97.1% 69,334   30,385 44,704 147.1%
Information Not Available 162 0.2% 178   96 66 68.8%
 
Race 77,367 71,482 31,202
American Indian or Alaskan Native 604 0.8% 560   197 407 206.6%
Asian 706 0.9% 672   244 462 189.3%
Black or African American 40,592 52.5% 37,449   17,694 22,898 129.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 149 0.2% 130   51 98 192.2%
White 35,290 45.6% 32,643   12,980 22,310 171.9%
Information Not Available 26 0.0% 28   36 -10 -27.8%
 
Years of Age 77,367 71,482 31,202
Younger than 22 2,970 2.7% 2,726   1,100 1,870 170.0%
22-24 5,580 5.1% 5,224   2,167 3,413 157.5%
25-34 21,700 19.9% 20,002   8,359 13,341 159.6%
35-44 17,438 16.0% 16,072   7,414 10,024 135.2%
45-54 17,797 16.3% 16,359   7,385 10,412 141.0%
55-59 5,845 5.4% 5,431   2,404 3,441 143.1%
60-64 3,657 3.4% 3,385   1,459 2,198 150.7%
65 and older 2,380 2.2% 2,282   912 1,468 161.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Industry 77,367 71,482 31,202
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 526 0.7% 475   273 253 92.7%
Mining 1,705 2.2% 1,713   301 1,404 466.4%
Utilities 143 0.2% 145   83 60 72.3%
Construction 11,080 14.2% 9,922   3,651 7,429 203.5%
Manufacturing 6,307 8.1% 6,066   3,225 3,082 95.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,939 2.5% 1,924   701 1,238 176.6%
Retail Trade 5,180 6.7% 4,979   2,577 2,603 101.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,227 2.9% 2,213   914 1,313 143.7%
Information 689 0.9% 690   376 313 83.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,129 1.4% 1,150   639 490 76.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,063 1.4% 1,038   432 631 146.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,118 4.0% 3,285   1,501 1,617 107.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 302 0.4% 272   123 179 145.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,928 6.3% 4,492   2,004 2,924 145.9%
Educational Services 1,407 1.8% 1,398   683 724 106.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,419 7.0% 5,198   2,807 2,612 93.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 938 1.2% 906   527 411 78.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,200 5.4% 4,140   1,944 2,256 116.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,271 2.9% 2,185   1,242 1,029 82.9%
Public Administration 1,152 1.5% 1,093   562 590 105.0%
Information Not Available 21,644 27.8% 18,198   6,637 15,007 226.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 119,450 116,506 97,939
Male 71,450 59.8% 68,595   60,839 10,611 17.4%
Female 48,000 40.2% 47,911   37,100 10,900 29.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 119,450 116,506 97,939
Hispanic or Latino 11,644 9.7% 11,404   9,456 2,188 23.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 105,549 88.4% 102,765   86,431 19,118 22.1%
Information Not Available 2,257 1.9% 2,337   2,052 205 10.0%
 
Race 119,450 116,506 97,939
American Indian or Alaskan Native 298 0.2% 284   245 53 21.6%
Asian 3,663 3.1% 3,874   2,894 769 26.6%
Black or African American 9,759 8.2% 9,728   7,894 1,865 23.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 78 0.1% 75   84 -6 -7.1%
White 96,965 81.2% 93,985   79,025 17,940 22.7%
Information Not Available 8,687 7.3% 8,560   7,797 890 11.4%
 
Years of Age 119,450 116,506 97,939
Younger than 22 3,730 1.8% 3,682   3,054 676 22.1%
22-24 7,084 3.4% 6,765   5,445 1,639 30.1%
25-34 27,240 13.1% 26,488   21,357 5,883 27.5%
35-44 27,557 13.2% 27,091   23,780 3,777 15.9%
45-54 29,607 14.2% 29,217   24,817 4,790 19.3%
55-59 10,959 5.3% 10,710   9,031 1,928 21.3%
60-64 7,943 3.8% 7,804   6,291 1,652 26.3%
65 and older 5,330 2.6% 4,749   4,164 1,166 28.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 119,450 116,506 97,939
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 849 0.7% 737   722 127 17.6%
Mining 61 0.1% 42   99 -38 -38.4%
Utilities 109 0.1% 94   88 21 23.9%
Construction 16,766 13.9% 15,574   14,413 2,353 16.3%
Manufacturing 12,708 10.6% 14,118   11,811 897 7.6%
Wholesale Trade 5,958 5.0% 6,035   4,908 1,050 21.4%
Retail Trade 10,350 8.6% 10,142   9,262 1,088 11.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,556 3.0% 3,422   3,017 539 17.9%
Information 3,455 2.9% 3,666   2,519 936 37.2%
Finance and Insurance 4,869 4.0% 5,221   3,678 1,191 32.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,816 1.5% 1,623   1,536 280 18.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 9,621 8.0% 10,371   6,717 2,904 43.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 463 0.4% 476   292 171 58.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 11,567 9.6% 10,904   10,443 1,124 10.8%
Educational Services 2,985 2.5% 3,031   1,540 1,445 93.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 9,979 8.3% 9,965   6,757 3,222 47.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,652 2.2% 1,583   2,318 334 14.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,671 7.2% 6,794   6,333 2,338 36.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 4,984 4.1% 4,932   3,492 1,492 42.7%
Public Administration 3,961 3.3% 3,973   2,302 1,659 72.1%
Information Not Available 4,070 3.4% 3,803   5,692 -1,622 -28.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 74,246 72,687 57,414
Male 43,152 58.1% 41,639   33,025 10,127 30.7%
Female 31,094 41.9% 31,048   24,389 6,705 27.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 74,246 72,687 57,414
Hispanic or Latino 4,499 6.1% 4,334   2,721 1,778 65.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 68,607 92.4% 67,198   53,682 14,925 27.8%
Information Not Available 1,140 1.5% 1,157   1,011 129 12.8%
 
Race 74,246 72,687 57,414
American Indian or Alaskan Native 222 0.3% 226   140 82 58.6%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 29,203 39.3% 29,143   23,681 5,522 23.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 125 0.2% 137   95 30 31.6%
White 39,057 52.6% 37,690   29,766 9,291 31.2%
Information Not Available 5,639 7.6% 5,491   3,732 1,907 51.1%
 
Years of Age 74,246 72,687 57,414
Younger than 22 3,230 3.0% 2,915   2,122 1,108 52.2%
22-24 5,199 4.8% 4,968   3,546 1,653 46.6%
25-34 18,334 16.8% 17,895   13,377 4,957 37.1%
35-44 16,400 15.0% 16,275   13,509 2,891 21.4%
45-54 17,660 16.2% 17,546   14,306 3,354 23.4%
55-59 6,069 5.6% 6,046   4,833 1,236 25.6%
60-64 4,167 3.8% 4,135   3,226 941 29.2%
65 and older 3,187 2.9% 2,907   2,495 692 27.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 74,246 72,687 57,414
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 138 0.2% 114   127 11 8.7%
Mining 121 0.2% 63   41 80 195.1%
Utilities 78 0.1% 87   48 30 62.5%
Construction 13,178 17.7% 12,628   9,175 4,003 43.6%
Manufacturing 696 0.9% 798   772 -76 -9.8%
Wholesale Trade 3,001 4.0% 3,033   2,442 559 22.9%
Retail Trade 2,291 3.1% 2,344   2,051 240 11.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,710 2.3% 1,670   1,315 395 30.0%
Information 1,435 1.9% 1,541   1,065 370 34.7%
Finance and Insurance 2,779 3.7% 2,980   2,533 246 9.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,661 2.2% 1,607   1,487 174 11.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,908 7.9% 6,236   3,984 1,924 48.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 279 0.4% 293   210 69 32.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,199 11.0% 8,061   7,079 1,120 15.8%
Educational Services 2,773 3.7% 2,761   1,354 1,419 104.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,753 7.7% 5,749   3,537 2,216 62.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,159 1.6% 812   961 198 20.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,777 7.8% 4,596   4,079 1,698 41.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,189 2.9% 2,229   1,759 430 24.4%
Public Administration 1,590 2.1% 1,294   988 602 60.9%
Information Not Available 13,531 18.2% 13,791   12,407 1,124 9.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,973 12,640 11,955
Male 8,918 59.6% 7,385   7,272 1,646 22.6%
Female 6,055 40.4% 5,255   4,683 1,372 29.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 14,973 12,640 11,955
Hispanic or Latino 166 1.1% 115   100 66 66.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,058 67.2% 8,823   8,830 1,228 13.9%
Information Not Available 4,749 31.7% 3,702   3,025 1,724 57.0%
 
Race 14,973 12,640 11,955
American Indian or Alaskan Native 124 0.8% 103   114 10 8.8%
Asian 76 0.5% 76   49 27 55.1%
Black or African American 140 0.9% 125   118 22 18.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 10,892 72.7% 9,480   9,343 1,549 16.6%
Information Not Available 3,741 25.0% 2,856   2,331 1,410 60.5%
 
Years of Age 14,973 12,640 11,955
Younger than 22 664 2.7% 467   542 122 22.5%
22-24 1,038 4.2% 825   836 202 24.2%
25-34 3,265 13.1% 2,713   2,663 602 22.6%
35-44 3,208 12.9% 2,738   2,682 526 19.6%
45-54 3,860 15.5% 3,362   3,031 829 27.4%
55-59 1,430 5.7% 1,251   1,095 335 30.6%
60-64 991 4.0% 867   730 261 35.8%
65 and older 517 2.1% 417   376 141 37.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 14,973 12,640 11,955
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 179 1.2% 108   154 25 16.2%
Mining 1 0.0% 1   4 -3 -75.0%
Utilities 25 0.2% 23   28 -3 -10.7%
Construction 1,633 10.8% 1,109   1,571 62 3.9%
Manufacturing 1,780 11.7% 1,778   1,450 330 22.8%
Wholesale Trade 410 2.7% 398   366 44 12.0%
Retail Trade 1,177 7.8% 1,029   1,027 150 14.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 262 1.7% 212   196 66 33.7%
Information 127 0.8% 142   125 2 1.6%
Finance and Insurance 218 1.4% 221   145 73 50.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 129 0.9% 114   93 36 38.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 407 2.7% 406   303 104 34.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 26 0.2% 22   4 22 550.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 775 5.1% 606   789 -14 -1.8%
Educational Services 218 1.4% 194   171 47 27.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 832 5.5% 886   626 206 32.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 314 2.1% 149   279 35 12.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,387 9.2% 628   1,169 218 18.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 246 1.6% 239   202 44 21.8%
Public Administration 209 1.4% 155   157 52 33.1%
Information Not Available 4,618 30.5% 4,220   3,096 1,522 49.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 201,820 185,452 166,214
Male 122,105 60.5% 109,907   101,602 20,503 20.2%
Female 79,685 39.5% 75,520   64,565 15,120 23.4%
Information Not Available 30 0.0% 25   47 -17 -36.2%
 
Ethnicity 201,820 185,452 166,214
Hispanic or Latino 6,305 3.1% 5,235   5,305 1,000 18.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 159,384 79.0% 147,279   123,611 35,773 28.9%
Information Not Available 36,131 17.9% 32,938   37,298 -1,167 -3.1%
 
Race 201,820 185,452 166,214
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,008 1.0% 1,650   1,495 513 34.3%
Asian 2,184 1.1% 2,326   1,640 544 33.2%
Black or African American 25,734 12.8% 25,339   20,375 5,359 26.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 121 0.1% 133   115 6 5.2%
White 126,083 62.5% 115,255   98,754 27,329 27.7%
Information Not Available 45,690 22.6% 40,749   43,835 1,855 4.2%
 
Years of Age 201,820 185,452 166,214
Younger than 22 5,912 1.9% 5,339   5,573 339 6.1%
22-24 11,845 3.7% 10,738   10,136 1,709 16.9%
25-34 46,461 14.6% 42,356   39,879 6,582 16.5%
35-44 49,298 15.5% 45,937   41,797 7,501 17.9%
45-54 53,340 16.8% 48,812   42,709 10,631 24.9%
55-59 18,868 5.9% 17,600   13,995 4,873 34.8%
60-64 10,513 3.3% 10,066   7,943 2,570 32.4%
65 and older 5,152 1.6% 4,550   4,094 1,058 25.8%
Information Not Available 431 0.1% 54   88 343 389.8%
 
Industry 201,820 185,452 166,214
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,605 0.8% 910   1,144 461 40.3%
Mining 547 0.3% 402   276 271 98.2%
Utilities 131 0.1% 90   59 72 122.0%
Construction 17,703 8.7% 15,502   16,411 1,292 7.9%
Manufacturing 44,897 22.1% 43,406   36,372 8,525 23.4%
Wholesale Trade 7,561 3.7% 7,973   5,867 1,694 28.9%
Retail Trade 15,354 7.5% 14,626   11,052 4,302 38.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,029 3.0% 5,552   5,206 823 15.8%
Information 2,238 1.1% 2,314   1,608 630 39.2%
Finance and Insurance 5,211 2.6% 5,310   4,318 893 20.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3,035 1.5% 2,461   1,949 1,086 55.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 11,674 5.7% 12,415   7,982 3,692 46.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 834 0.4% 864   854 -20 -2.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 21,724 10.7% 17,797   19,625 2,099 10.7%
Educational Services 5,447 2.7% 5,708   3,079 2,368 76.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 13,420 6.6% 13,038   9,027 4,393 48.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4,996 2.5% 2,463   4,281 715 16.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 9,927 4.9% 7,858   7,437 2,490 33.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 4,274 2.1% 4,187   2,914 1,360 46.7%
Public Administration 3,366 1.7% 2,428   1,990 1,376 69.1%
Information Not Available 21,847 10.7% 20,148   24,763 -2,916 -11.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 91,280 85,696 61,318
Male 56,953 62.4% 52,066   41,066 15,887 38.7%
Female 34,315 37.6% 33,618   20,244 14,071 69.5%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 12   8 4 50.0%
 
Ethnicity 91,280 85,696 61,318
Hispanic or Latino 2,711 3.0% 2,390   1,799 912 50.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 78,933 86.5% 74,005   53,149 25,784 48.5%
Information Not Available 9,636 10.6% 9,301   6,370 3,266 51.3%
 
Race 91,280 85,696 61,318
American Indian or Alaskan Native 981 1.1% 813   804 177 22.0%
Asian 2,696 3.0% 2,743   1,344 1,352 100.6%
Black or African American 5,628 6.2% 5,777   3,776 1,852 49.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 178 0.2% 177   110 68 61.8%
White 75,776 83.0% 70,572   51,265 24,511 47.8%
Information Not Available 6,021 6.6% 5,614   4,019 2,002 49.8%
 
Years of Age 91,280 85,696 61,318
Younger than 22 2,715 1.7% 2,219   1,750 965 55.1%
22-24 5,614 3.5% 5,129   3,851 1,763 45.8%
25-34 22,710 14.1% 21,198   15,345 7,365 48.0%
35-44 19,686 12.2% 18,727   13,918 5,768 41.4%
45-54 23,251 14.4% 22,073   16,000 7,251 45.3%
55-59 8,844 5.5% 8,311   5,678 3,166 55.8%
60-64 5,590 3.5% 5,422   3,167 2,423 76.5%
65 and older 2,822 1.7% 2,568   1,554 1,268 81.6%
Information Not Available 48 0.0% 49   55 -7 -12.7%
 
Industry 91,280 85,696 61,318
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 706 0.8% 434   512 194 37.9%
Mining 539 0.6% 476   218 321 147.2%
Utilities 282 0.3% 200   183 99 54.1%
Construction 14,869 16.2% 12,205   13,805 1,064 7.7%
Manufacturing 16,147 17.6% 16,528   9,481 6,666 70.3%
Wholesale Trade 4,484 4.9% 4,560   3,097 1,387 44.8%
Retail Trade 7,010 7.6% 6,840   4,988 2,022 40.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,756 3.0% 2,636   1,612 1,144 71.0%
Information 2,143 2.3% 2,158   1,088 1,055 97.0%
Finance and Insurance 2,785 3.0% 2,798   1,937 848 43.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,268 1.4% 1,174   931 337 36.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,299 5.8% 5,410   3,260 2,039 62.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,841 2.0% 1,920   843 998 118.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,070 7.7% 6,695   5,115 1,955 38.2%
Educational Services 2,745 3.0% 2,684   1,351 1,394 103.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,448 7.0% 6,350   3,320 3,128 94.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,560 1.7% 981   1,176 384 32.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,571 5.0% 3,841   2,785 1,786 64.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,421 2.6% 2,341   1,475 946 64.1%
Public Administration 1,734 1.9% 1,360   1,215 519 42.7%
Information Not Available 4,602 5.0% 4,105   2,926 1,676 57.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 88,019 86,181 65,759
Male 52,768 60.0% 51,480   38,635 14,133 36.6%
Female 35,229 40.0% 34,683   27,120 8,109 29.9%
Information Not Available 22 0.0% 18   4 18 450.0%
 
Ethnicity 88,019 86,181 65,759
Hispanic or Latino 1,356 1.5% 1,265   960 396 41.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 43,749 49.7% 41,341   28,397 15,352 54.1%
Information Not Available 42,914 48.8% 43,575   36,402 6,512 17.9%
 
Race 88,019 86,181 65,759
American Indian or Alaskan Native 624 0.7% 589   417 207 49.6%
Asian 716 0.8% 711   513 203 39.6%
Black or African American 16,493 18.7% 16,127   11,107 5,386 48.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 734 0.8% 744   499 235 47.1%
White 63,230 71.8% 61,580   42,484 20,746 48.8%
Information Not Available 6,222 7.1% 6,430   10,739 -4,517 -42.1%
 
Years of Age 88,019 86,181 65,759
Younger than 22 3,029 2.1% 2,742   2,119 910 42.9%
22-24 5,382 3.7% 5,088   3,640 1,742 47.9%
25-34 21,720 14.8% 20,785   15,465 6,255 40.4%
35-44 20,963 14.3% 20,724   16,095 4,868 30.2%
45-54 22,021 15.0% 22,031   17,589 4,432 25.2%
55-59 7,479 5.1% 7,453   5,597 1,882 33.6%
60-64 4,697 3.2% 4,782   3,294 1,403 42.6%
65 and older 2,646 1.8% 2,516   1,923 723 37.6%
Information Not Available 82 0.1% 60   37 45 121.6%
 
Industry 88,019 86,181 65,759
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 301 0.3% 288   288 13 4.5%
Mining 430 0.5% 363   175 255 145.7%
Utilities 102 0.1% 104   86 16 18.6%
Construction 14,582 16.5% 14,268   9,550 5,032 52.7%
Manufacturing 14,538 16.5% 15,598   13,811 727 5.3%
Wholesale Trade 4,112 4.7% 4,130   2,830 1,282 45.3%
Retail Trade 7,992 9.0% 7,801   6,147 1,845 30.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,538 4.0% 3,505   2,463 1,075 43.6%
Information 1,736 2.0% 1,825   1,570 166 10.6%
Finance and Insurance 2,788 3.2% 2,837   2,511 277 11.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,456 1.6% 1,389   1,132 324 28.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,179 4.7% 4,253   2,411 1,768 73.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 271 0.3% 240   257 14 5.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 9,347 10.6% 8,686   7,237 2,110 29.2%
Educational Services 2,109 2.4% 2,027   1,239 870 70.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,683 7.6% 6,544   4,483 2,200 49.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,423 1.6% 1,060   1,090 333 30.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,603 7.5% 5,586   4,052 2,551 63.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,412 2.7% 2,403   1,809 603 33.3%
Public Administration 977 1.1% 844   636 341 53.6%
Information Not Available 2,440 2.8% 2,430   1,982 458 23.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Nov 2009 Percent Oct 2009     Nov 2008 Annual Change