Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

December 2012

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
December 2012
Dec 2012 Nov 2012 Monthly Change Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 3,220,988 2,842,607 378,381 3,576,913 -355,925 -10.0
Alaska 15,562 13,315 2,247 15,069 493 3.3
Alabama 33,019 32,507 512 37,801 -4,782 -12.7
Arkansas 33,494 30,062 3,432 38,167 -4,673 -12.2
Arizona 37,414 37,439 -25 53,704 -16,290 -30.3
California 486,565 383,845 102,720 524,847 -38,282 -7.3
Colorado 38,715 36,294 2,421 44,380 -5,665 -12.8
Connecticut 52,456 49,429 3,027 53,733 -1,277 -2.4
District of Columbia 12,513 11,491 1,022 13,158 -645 -4.9
Delaware 8,954 8,251 703 11,015 -2,061 -18.7
Florida 114,063 114,723 -660 127,055 -12,992 -10.2
Georgia 68,582 62,129 6,453 94,579 -25,997 -27.5
Hawaii 11,168 11,024 144 13,220 -2,052 -15.5
Iowa 31,484 23,349 8,135 34,285 -2,801 -8.2
Idaho 18,706 14,675 4,031 22,879 -4,173 -18.2
Illinois 181,583 148,779 32,804 195,346 -13,763 -7.0
Indiana 50,365 42,799 7,566 59,675 -9,310 -15.6
Kansas 26,579 22,521 4,058 28,241 -1,662 -5.9
Kentucky 35,511 30,826 4,685 37,625 -2,114 -5.6
Louisiana 39,333 37,305 2,028 57,639 -18,306 -31.8
Massachusetts 91,759 81,666 10,093 99,848 -8,089 -8.1
Maryland 58,491 52,967 5,524 67,837 -9,346 -13.8
Maine 14,545 11,499 3,046 15,230 -685 -4.5
Michigan 108,765 90,952 17,813 120,361 -11,596 -9.6
Minnesota 68,994 50,295 18,699 72,178 -3,184 -4.4
Missouri 52,667 37,633 15,034 57,925 -5,258 -9.1
Mississippi 25,295 24,584 711 31,335 -6,040 -19.3
Montana 11,021 8,749 2,272 11,438 -417 -3.6
North Carolina 99,712 93,551 6,161 113,234 -13,522 -11.9
North Dakota 4,831 3,006 1,825 4,515 316 7.0
Nebraska 11,983 10,089 1,894 15,043 -3,060 -20.3
New Hampshire 9,817 8,444 1,373 11,860 -2,043 -17.2
New Jersey 139,575 144,828 -5,253 133,211 6,364 4.8
New Mexico 16,387 15,659 728 20,371 -3,984 -19.6
Nevada 33,987 28,674 5,313 37,029 -3,042 -8.2
New York 245,619 236,543 9,076 253,328 -7,709 -3.0
Ohio 94,305 75,290 19,015 104,822 -10,517 -10.0
Oklahoma 28,131 27,696 435 38,020 -9,889 -26.0
Oregon 56,670 49,906 6,764 65,778 -9,108 -13.8
Pennsylvania 207,018 179,911 27,107 216,985 -9,967 -4.6
Puerto Rico 27,347 29,448 -2,101 33,559 -6,212 -18.5
Rhode Island 13,866 11,624 2,242 15,836 -1,970 -12.4
South Carolina 34,711 35,060 -349 53,185 -18,474 -34.7
South Dakota 3,410 2,152 1,258 4,014 -604 -15.0
Tennessee 43,979 41,515 2,464 55,283 -11,304 -20.4
Texas 151,373 142,535 8,838 161,527 -10,154 -6.3
Utah 19,529 16,467 3,062 22,269 -2,740 -12.3
Virginia 54,046 51,323 2,723 59,215 -5,169 -8.7
Virgin Islands 727 887 -160 369 358 97.0
Vermont 6,340 5,466 874 6,693 -353 -5.3
Washington 78,021 69,679 8,342 93,313 -15,292 -16.4
Wisconsin 87,066 71,594 15,472 97,842 -10,776 -11.0
West Virginia 19,454 17,259 2,195 15,740 3,714 23.6
Wyoming 5,481 4,893 588 5,302 179 3.4
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 3,220,988   2,842,607   3,576,913 -355,925 -10.0
Male 1,892,739 58.8% 1,573,400   2,065,304 -172,565 -8.4%
Female 1,311,617 40.7% 1,254,171   1,486,425 -174,808 -11.8%
Information Not Available 16,632 0.5% 15,036   25,184 -8,552 -34.0%
 
Ethnicity 3,220,988   2,842,607   3,576,913    
Hispanic or Latino 509,722 15.8% 436,481   559,743 -50,021 -8.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,266,712 83.6% 1,957,151   2,505,389 -238,677 -9.5%
Information Not Available 444,554 12.1% 448,957   511,782 -67,228 -13.1%
 
Race 3,220,988   2,842,607   3,576,913
American Indian or Alaskan Native 39,666 1.2% 122,020   43,677 -4,011 -9.2%
Asian 85,164 2.6% 96,270   90,732 -5,568 -6.1%
Black or African American 535,930 16.6% 480,069   597,597 -61,667 -10.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 14,501 0.5% 19,067   15,818 -1,317 -8.3%
White 1,803,927 56.0% 1,426,238   1,999,388 -195,461 -9.8%
Information Not Available 741,801 23.0% 698,942   829,701 -87,900 -10.6%
 
Years of Age 3,220,988   2,842,607   3,576,913
Younger than 22 99,506 3.1% 86,018   117,432 -17,926 -15.3%
22-24 198,369 6.2% 175,648   220,925 -22,556 -10.2%
25-34 782,096 24.3% 691,596   877,131 -95,035 -10.8%
35-44 703,445 21.8% 618,114   786,760 -83,315 -10.6%
45-54 767,745 23.8% 674,642   854,354 -86,609 -10.1%
55-59 315,143 9.8% 278,653   333,010 -17,867 -5.4%
60-64 201,943 6.3% 180,394   217,765 -15,822 -7.3%
65 and older 138,215 4.3% 124,247   145,771 -7,556 -5.2%
Information Not Available 14,526 0.5% 13,295   23,765 -9,239 -38.9%
 
Industry 3,220,988   2,842,607   3,576,913
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 96,375 3.0% 66,043   91,885 4,490 4.9%
Mining 24,933 0.8% 20,135   16,436 8,497 51.7%
Utilities 6,768 0.2% 5,557   7,080 -312 -4.4%
Construction 409,149 12.7% 297,177   472,197 -63,048 -13.4%
Manufacturing 322,002 10.0% 287,426   337,116 -15,114 -4.5%
Wholesale Trade 104,125 3.2% 97,879   116,206 -12,081 -10.4%
Retail Trade 252,417 7.8% 241,756   285,110 -32,693 -11.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 98,526 3.1% 87,849   102,610 -4,084 -4.0%
Information 81,177 2.5% 71,322   87,493 -6,316 -7.2%
Finance and Insurance 79,755 2.5% 77,190   92,323 -12,568 -13.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 44,440 1.4% 40,928   49,772 -5,332 -10.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 140,170 4.4% 134,092   158,316 -18,146 -11.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13,440 0.4% 13,063   12,413 1,027 8.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 417,050 12.9% 349,538   441,850 -24,800 -5.6%
Educational Services 93,733 2.9% 95,308   120,540 -26,807 -22.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 262,393 8.1% 259,249   299,400 -37,007 -12.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 75,156 2.3% 62,000   80,913 -5,757 -7.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 210,793 6.5% 187,602   237,695 -26,902 -11.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 89,694 2.8% 83,987   100,366 -10,672 -10.6%
Public Administration 60,093 1.9% 57,220   79,712 -19,619 -24.6%
Information Not Available 338,799 10.5% 307,286   387,480 -48,681 -12.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,562 13,315 15,069 493 3.3
Male 9,873 63.4% 8,078   9,487 386 4.1%
Female 5,689 36.6% 5,235   5,576 113 2.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 2   6 -6 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 15,562   13,315   15,069    
Hispanic or Latino 765 4.9% 636   739 26 3.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,609 93.9% 12,495   14,178 431 3.0%
Information Not Available 188 1.2% 184   152 36 23.7%
 
Race 15,562 13,315 15,069
American Indian or Alaskan Native 4,018 25.8% 3,496   3,768 250 6.6%
Asian 1,259 8.1% 1,022   1,216 43 3.5%
Black or African American 751 4.8% 619   669 82 12.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 285 1.8% 239   260 25 9.6%
White 8,577 55.1% 7,338   8,503 74 0.9%
Information Not Available 672 4.3% 601   653 19 2.9%
 
Years of Age 15,562 13,315 15,069
Younger than 22 526 2.3% 365   552 -26 -4.7%
22-24 1,075 4.6% 902   1,260 -185 -14.7%
25-34 4,408 19.0% 3,795   4,279 129 3.0%
35-44 3,304 14.2% 2,808   3,055 249 8.2%
45-54 3,458 14.9% 3,053   3,361 97 2.9%
55-59 1,380 6.0% 1,193   1,364 16 1.2%
60-64 951 4.1% 813   770 181 23.5%
65 and older 460 2.0% 386   428 32 7.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 15,562 13,315 15,069
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 109 0.7% 73   134 -25 -18.7%
Mining 734 4.7% 585   607 127 20.9%
Utilities 76 0.5% 66   65 11 16.9%
Construction 3,019 19.3% 2,276   2,821 198 7.0%
Manufacturing 1,601 10.2% 1,270   1,627 -26 -1.6%
Wholesale Trade 190 1.2% 166   198 -8 -4.0%
Retail Trade 1,176 7.5% 1,050   1,245 -69 -5.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 809 5.2% 729   797 12 1.5%
Information 175 1.1% 166   153 22 14.4%
Finance and Insurance 209 1.3% 199   207 2 1.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 272 1.7% 237   301 -29 -9.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 558 3.6% 481   408 150 36.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 16 0.1% 16   14 2 14.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 967 6.2% 823   833 134 16.1%
Educational Services 360 2.3% 340   356 4 1.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,167 7.4% 1,058   1,074 93 8.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 227 1.4% 219   265 -38 -14.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,279 8.2% 1,237   1,336 -57 -4.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 483 3.1% 455   483 0 0.0%
Public Administration 1,550 9.9% 1,348   1,558 -8 -0.5%
Information Not Available 585 3.7% 521   587 -2 -0.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,019 32,507 37,801
Male 17,679 53.5% 16,909   20,149 -2,470 -12.3%
Female 15,325 46.4% 15,583   17,596 -2,271 -12.9%
Information Not Available 15 0.0% 15   56 -41 -73.2%
 
Ethnicity 33,019 32,507 37,801
Hispanic or Latino 449 1.4% 460   609 -160 -26.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,079 82.0% 27,001   31,428 -4,349 -13.8%
Information Not Available 5,491 16.6% 5,046   5,764 -273 -4.7%
 
Race 33,019 32,507 37,801
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,547 4.7% 1,518   1,654 -107 -6.5%
Asian 658 2.0% 713   723 -65 -9.0%
Black or African American 13,143 39.8% 13,113   14,609 -1,466 -10.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 44 0.1% 46   41 3 7.3%
White 16,143 48.9% 15,738   19,146 -3,003 -15.7%
Information Not Available 1,484 4.5% 1,379   1,628 -144 -8.8%
 
Years of Age 33,019 32,507 37,801
Younger than 22 1,313 2.8% 1,301   1,509 -196 -13.0%
22-24 2,362 5.0% 2,307   2,690 -328 -12.2%
25-34 8,901 18.8% 8,785   10,165 -1,264 -12.4%
35-44 7,632 16.1% 7,570   8,630 -998 -11.6%
45-54 7,100 15.0% 6,890   8,363 -1,263 -15.1%
55-59 2,840 6.0% 2,841   3,131 -291 -9.3%
60-64 1,719 3.6% 1,693   1,925 -206 -10.7%
65 and older 1,133 2.4% 1,095   1,364 -231 -16.9%
Information Not Available 19 0.0% 25   24 -5 -20.8%
 
Industry 33,019 32,507 37,801
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 323 1.0% 368   342 -19 -5.6%
Mining 179 0.5% 195   146 33 22.6%
Utilities 58 0.2% 59   65 -7 -10.8%
Construction 3,285 9.9% 2,786   3,869 -584 -15.1%
Manufacturing 5,105 15.3% 5,110   5,510 -405 -7.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,179 3.5% 1,248   1,239 -60 -4.8%
Retail Trade 3,553 10.7% 3,657   4,151 -598 -14.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 937 2.8% 939   1,175 -238 -20.3%
Information 496 1.5% 493   479 17 3.5%
Finance and Insurance 758 2.3% 783   922 -164 -17.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 462 1.4% 418   527 -65 -12.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,492 4.5% 1,551   1,726 -234 -13.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 137 0.4% 132   144 -7 -4.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,493 13.5% 4,618   5,259 -766 -14.6%
Educational Services 900 2.7% 946   1,309 -409 -31.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,830 8.5% 2,916   3,357 -527 -15.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 250 0.7% 232   331 -81 -24.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,117 9.3% 2,828   3,451 -334 -9.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 773 2.3% 755   898 -125 -13.9%
Public Administration 583 1.7% 581   803 -220 -27.4%
Information Not Available 2,109 6.3% 1,892   2,098 11 0.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,494 30,062 38,167
Male 19,426 58.0% 16,958   22,034 -2,608 -11.8%
Female 13,611 40.6% 12,682   15,326 -1,715 -11.2%
Information Not Available 457 1.4% 422   807 -350 -43.4%
 
Ethnicity 33,494 30,062 38,167
Hispanic or Latino 1,287 3.8% 990   1,463 -176 -12.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 31,750 94.8% 28,650   35,897 -4,147 -11.6%
Information Not Available 457 1.4% 422   807 -350 -43.4%
 
Race 33,494 30,062 38,167
American Indian or Alaskan Native 355 1.1% 310   483 -128 -26.5%
Asian 287 0.9% 237   300 -13 -4.3%
Black or African American 8,911 26.6% 8,223   10,326 -1,415 -13.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 270 0.8% 287   341 -71 -20.8%
White 21,927 65.5% 19,593   24,447 -2,520 -10.3%
Information Not Available 1,744 5.2% 1,412   2,270 -526 -23.2%
 
Years of Age 33,494 30,062 38,167
Younger than 22 1,361 2.5% 1,175   1,551 -190 -12.3%
22-24 2,182 4.1% 1,970   2,459 -277 -11.3%
25-34 8,032 15.0% 7,257   9,302 -1,270 -13.7%
35-44 7,438 13.9% 6,598   8,725 -1,287 -14.8%
45-54 7,924 14.8% 7,128   8,950 -1,026 -11.5%
55-59 3,139 5.9% 2,824   3,242 -103 -3.2%
60-64 1,777 3.3% 1,617   1,835 -58 -3.2%
65 and older 1,183 2.2% 1,071   1,289 -106 -8.2%
Information Not Available 458 0.9% 422   814 -356 -43.7%
 
Industry 33,494 30,062 38,167
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 879 2.6% 563   1,060 -181 -17.1%
Mining 470 1.4% 482   385 85 22.1%
Utilities 41 0.1% 39   55 -14 -25.5%
Construction 3,347 9.7% 2,825   4,246 -899 -21.2%
Manufacturing 6,117 17.8% 5,781   7,488 -1,371 -18.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,427 4.2% 1,285   1,528 -101 -6.6%
Retail Trade 3,180 9.3% 2,705   3,183 -3 -0.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,389 4.0% 1,221   1,290 99 7.7%
Information 325 0.9% 313   573 -248 -43.3%
Finance and Insurance 490 1.4% 536   422 68 16.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 406 1.2% 358   407 -1 -0.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 826 2.4% 805   876 -50 -5.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 84 0.2% 84   63 21 33.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,347 9.7% 3,037   3,576 -229 -6.4%
Educational Services 619 1.8% 633   786 -167 -21.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,406 9.9% 3,275   3,667 -261 -7.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 380 1.1% 311   435 -55 -12.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,220 6.5% 1,816   2,539 -319 -12.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 713 2.1% 645   870 -157 -18.0%
Public Administration 542 1.6% 533   711 -169 -23.8%
Information Not Available 3,286 9.6% 2,815   4,007 -721 -18.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 37,414 37,439 53,704
Male 20,635 55.2% 19,953   30,334 -9,699 -32.0%
Female 16,737 44.7% 17,450   23,349 -6,612 -28.3%
Information Not Available 42 0.1% 36   21 21 100.0%
 
Ethnicity 37,414 37,439 53,704
Hispanic or Latino 10,684 28.6% 11,370   15,357 -4,673 -30.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,233 51.4% 19,143   27,474 -8,241 -30.0%
Information Not Available 7,497 20.0% 6,926   10,873 -3,376 -31.0%
 
Race 37,414 37,439 53,704
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,610 7.0% 2,475   3,843 -1,233 -32.1%
Asian 1,104 3.0% 1,011   1,336 -232 -17.4%
Black or African American 2,684 7.2% 2,736   3,528 -844 -23.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 238 0.6% 230   291 -53 -18.2%
White 21,846 58.4% 21,877   31,618 -9,772 -30.9%
Information Not Available 8,932 23.9% 9,110   13,088 -4,156 -31.8%
 
Years of Age 37,414 37,439 53,704
Younger than 22 937 1.7% 945   1,938 -1,001 -51.7%
22-24 2,201 3.9% 2,155   3,290 -1,089 -33.1%
25-34 8,913 15.7% 8,870   13,130 -4,217 -32.1%
35-44 8,210 14.5% 8,273   11,646 -3,436 -29.5%
45-54 9,124 16.1% 9,193   13,054 -3,930 -30.1%
55-59 3,816 6.7% 3,781   5,089 -1,273 -25.0%
60-64 2,491 4.4% 2,520   3,380 -889 -26.3%
65 and older 1,722 3.0% 1,702   2,177 -455 -20.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 37,414 37,439 53,704
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 568 1.5% 1,215   785 -217 -27.6%
Mining 106 0.3% 93   121 -15 -12.4%
Utilities 88 0.2% 95   94 -6 -6.4%
Construction 4,072 10.7% 3,640   6,663 -2,591 -38.9%
Manufacturing 2,216 5.8% 2,218   3,041 -825 -27.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,437 3.8% 1,453   1,978 -541 -27.4%
Retail Trade 3,132 8.2% 3,182   4,799 -1,667 -34.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 835 2.2% 871   1,117 -282 -25.2%
Information 446 1.2% 486   723 -277 -38.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,233 3.2% 1,243   1,827 -594 -32.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 746 2.0% 755   1,109 -363 -32.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,075 5.5% 2,010   2,868 -793 -27.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 108 0.3% 106   184 -76 -41.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,285 13.9% 5,212   7,330 -2,045 -27.9%
Educational Services 1,354 3.6% 1,433   1,949 -595 -30.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,600 9.5% 3,625   4,938 -1,338 -27.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 570 1.5% 554   838 -268 -32.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,958 5.2% 1,950   3,785 -1,827 -48.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 937 2.5% 907   1,411 -474 -33.6%
Public Administration 909 2.4% 934   1,468 -559 -38.1%
Information Not Available 5,739 15.1% 5,457   6,676 -937 -14.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 486,565 383,845 524,847
Male 274,104 56.3% 207,118   293,777 -19,673 -6.7%
Female 211,985 43.6% 176,346   230,385 -18,400 -8.0%
Information Not Available 476 0.1% 381   685 -209 -30.5%
 
Ethnicity 486,565 383,845 524,847
Hispanic or Latino 173,208 35.6% 132,998   189,591 -16,383 -8.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 230,183 47.3% 177,870   247,602 -17,419 -7.0%
Information Not Available 83,174 17.1% 72,977   87,654 -4,480 -5.1%
 
Race 486,565 383,845 524,847
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,335 0.7% 2,382   2,935 400 13.6%
Asian 36,109 7.4% 28,581   40,696 -4,587 -11.3%
Black or African American 30,678 6.3% 26,390   29,153 1,525 5.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 160,061 32.9% 120,517   174,819 -14,758 -8.4%
Information Not Available 256,382 52.7% 205,975   277,244 -20,862 -7.5%
 
Years of Age 486,565 383,845 524,847
Younger than 22 16,101 2.6% 10,861   17,413 -1,312 -7.5%
22-24 32,298 5.2% 26,104   34,925 -2,627 -7.5%
25-34 111,566 18.1% 87,077   125,220 -13,654 -10.9%
35-44 104,802 17.0% 80,504   112,991 -8,189 -7.2%
45-54 119,283 19.4% 94,699   130,698 -11,415 -8.7%
55-59 48,780 7.9% 40,299   49,892 -1,112 -2.2%
60-64 31,345 5.1% 25,818   31,501 -156 -0.5%
65 and older 22,104 3.6% 18,197   22,109 -5 0.0%
Information Not Available 286 0.0% 286   98 188 191.8%
 
Industry 486,565 383,845 524,847
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 71,170 12.8% 46,968   63,588 7,582 11.9%
Mining 1,239 0.2% 1,524   783 456 58.2%
Utilities 1,715 0.3% 1,048   1,370 345 25.2%
Construction 50,781 9.1% 35,536   60,262 -9,481 -15.7%
Manufacturing 50,209 9.0% 41,252   50,773 -564 -1.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,905 0.3% 2,477   4,207 -2,302 -54.7%
Retail Trade 35,823 6.4% 31,916   39,620 -3,797 -9.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 13,910 2.5% 9,051   13,402 508 3.8%
Information 37,443 6.7% 28,772   38,055 -612 -1.6%
Finance and Insurance 9,909 1.8% 9,051   11,348 -1,439 -12.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3,430 0.6% 2,477   3,815 -385 -10.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,908 1.4% 7,241   10,957 -3,049 -27.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 80,792 14.5% 64,973   80,024 768 1.0%
Educational Services 21,627 3.9% 18,864   25,533 -3,906 -15.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 33,632 6.0% 28,867   40,403 -6,771 -16.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 8,860 1.6% 7,717   9,587 -727 -7.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 21,818 3.9% 16,387   27,294 -5,476 -20.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 13,815 2.5% 11,432   15,163 -1,348 -8.9%
Public Administration 4,954 0.9% 5,240   9,587 -4,633 -48.3%
Information Not Available 15,625 2.8% 13,052   19,076 -3,451 -18.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 38,715 36,294 44,380
Male 23,234 60.0% 20,464   26,416 -3,182 -12.0%
Female 15,479 40.0% 15,828   17,964 -2,485 -13.8%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 2   0 2 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 38,715 36,294 44,380
Hispanic or Latino 8,939 23.1% 7,734   10,649 -1,710 -16.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,127 67.5% 25,109   29,054 -2,927 -10.1%
Information Not Available 3,649 9.4% 3,451   4,677 -1,028 -22.0%
 
Race 38,715 36,294 44,380
American Indian or Alaskan Native 708 1.8% 678   752 -44 -5.9%
Asian 677 1.7% 698   700 -23 -3.3%
Black or African American 2,564 6.6% 2,398   2,805 -241 -8.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 157 0.4% 137   170 -13 -7.6%
White 27,859 72.0% 26,369   31,552 -3,693 -11.7%
Information Not Available 6,750 17.4% 6,014   8,401 -1,651 -19.7%
 
Years of Age 38,715 36,294 44,380
Younger than 22 736 1.2% 648   996 -260 -26.1%
22-24 1,629 2.6% 1,515   1,973 -344 -17.4%
25-34 9,069 14.2% 8,489   10,208 -1,139 -11.2%
35-44 8,519 13.4% 8,209   10,296 -1,777 -17.3%
45-54 9,942 15.6% 9,165   11,401 -1,459 -12.8%
55-59 4,511 7.1% 4,228   4,855 -344 -7.1%
60-64 2,788 4.4% 2,579   3,042 -254 -8.3%
65 and older 1,503 2.4% 1,445   1,483 20 1.3%
Information Not Available 18 0.0% 16   126 -108 -85.7%
 
Industry 38,715 36,294 44,380
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 465 1.2% 447   513 -48 -9.4%
Mining 655 1.7% 631   420 235 56.0%
Utilities 64 0.2% 62   50 14 28.0%
Construction 5,757 14.7% 4,224   7,826 -2,069 -26.4%
Manufacturing 2,655 6.8% 2,630   2,736 -81 -3.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,595 4.1% 1,535   1,854 -259 -14.0%
Retail Trade 3,363 8.6% 3,175   3,659 -296 -8.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 967 2.5% 911   1,102 -135 -12.3%
Information 1,134 2.9% 1,135   1,454 -320 -22.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,207 3.1% 1,255   1,526 -319 -20.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 856 2.2% 886   957 -101 -10.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,733 7.0% 2,629   2,828 -95 -3.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 493 1.3% 431   339 154 45.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,963 15.2% 5,095   6,418 -455 -7.1%
Educational Services 1,319 3.4% 1,442   1,604 -285 -17.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,855 7.3% 2,950   3,437 -582 -16.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 844 2.2% 1,000   879 -35 -4.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,567 6.6% 2,778   3,012 -445 -14.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,034 2.6% 1,010   1,204 -170 -14.1%
Public Administration 1,130 2.9% 1,059   1,253 -123 -9.8%
Information Not Available 1,059 2.7% 1,009   1,309 -250 -19.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 52,456 49,429 53,733
Male 30,579 58.3% 26,899   31,221 -642 -2.1%
Female 21,876 41.7% 22,530   22,512 -636 -2.8%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 52,456 49,429 53,733
Hispanic or Latino 8,422 16.1% 8,238   8,708 -286 -3.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 44,034 83.9% 41,191   45,025 -991 -2.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 52,456 49,429 53,733
American Indian or Alaskan Native 154 0.3% 165   156 -2 -1.3%
Asian 925 1.8% 913   823 102 12.4%
Black or African American 7,418 14.1% 7,971   7,123 295 4.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 29,391 56.0% 27,157   29,997 -606 -2.0%
Information Not Available 14,568 27.8% 13,223   15,634 -1,066 -6.8%
 
Years of Age 52,456 49,429 53,733
Younger than 22 1,671 2.1% 1,535   1,838 -167 -9.1%
22-24 3,355 4.3% 3,116   3,555 -200 -5.6%
25-34 12,359 15.8% 11,503   12,500 -141 -1.1%
35-44 10,574 13.5% 9,739   11,055 -481 -4.4%
45-54 12,601 16.1% 11,762   12,947 -346 -2.7%
55-59 5,213 6.7% 5,116   5,112 101 2.0%
60-64 3,623 4.6% 3,606   3,776 -153 -4.1%
65 and older 3,060 3.9% 3,052   2,950 110 3.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 52,456 49,429 53,733
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 647 1.2% 522   856 -209 -24.4%
Mining 30 0.1% 22   17 13 76.5%
Utilities 81 0.2% 66   104 -23 -22.1%
Construction 5,812 10.9% 4,574   6,351 -539 -8.5%
Manufacturing 5,677 10.7% 5,411   5,459 218 4.0%
Wholesale Trade 2,238 4.2% 2,076   2,123 115 5.4%
Retail Trade 5,598 10.5% 5,694   5,861 -263 -4.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,743 3.3% 1,925   1,801 -58 -3.2%
Information 792 1.5% 762   959 -167 -17.4%
Finance and Insurance 2,261 4.3% 2,114   2,364 -103 -4.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 770 1.5% 732   821 -51 -6.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,179 4.1% 2,146   2,317 -138 -6.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 325 0.6% 306   226 99 43.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,267 13.7% 6,439   7,000 267 3.8%
Educational Services 1,748 3.3% 1,668   2,045 -297 -14.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,152 11.6% 6,438   6,225 -73 -1.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,302 4.3% 1,834   2,022 280 13.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,559 6.7% 3,562   3,638 -79 -2.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,649 3.1% 1,631   1,716 -67 -3.9%
Public Administration 721 1.4% 704   986 -265 -26.9%
Information Not Available 905 1.7% 803   842 63 7.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,513 11,491 13,158
Male 6,013 48.1% 5,395   6,135 -122 -2.0%
Female 6,492 51.9% 6,092   7,023 -531 -7.6%
Information Not Available 8 0.1% 4   0 8 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 12,513 11,491 13,158
Hispanic or Latino 1,080 8.6% 901   1,218 -138 -11.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,345 90.7% 10,524   11,871 -526 -4.4%
Information Not Available 88 0.7% 66   69 19 27.5%
 
Race 12,513 11,491 13,158
American Indian or Alaskan Native 105 0.8% 89   90 15 16.7%
Asian 427 3.4% 367   381 46 12.1%
Black or African American 8,544 68.3% 8,059   9,178 -634 -6.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 50 0.4% 49   62 -12 -19.4%
White 2,833 22.6% 2,444   2,909 -76 -2.6%
Information Not Available 554 4.4% 483   538 16 3.0%
 
Years of Age 12,513 11,491 13,158
Younger than 22 287 2.0% 282   349 -62 -17.8%
22-24 744 5.1% 678   718 26 3.6%
25-34 3,488 23.9% 3,193   3,513 -25 -0.7%
35-44 2,930 20.0% 2,650   3,069 -139 -4.5%
45-54 2,853 19.5% 2,672   3,071 -218 -7.1%
55-59 1,099 7.5% 1,007   1,191 -92 -7.7%
60-64 722 4.9% 657   794 -72 -9.1%
65 and older 390 2.7% 352   453 -63 -13.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 12,513 11,491 13,158
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% 2   0 1 0.0%
Construction 24 0.2% 21   43 -19 -44.2%
Manufacturing 1 0.0% 4   7 -6 -85.7%
Wholesale Trade 13 0.1% 8   9 4 44.4%
Retail Trade 37 0.3% 41   37 0 0.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 16 0.1% 11   11 5 45.5%
Information 8 0.1% 7   21 -13 -61.9%
Finance and Insurance 13 0.1% 11   8 5 62.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 7 0.1% 9   11 -4 -36.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 118 0.9% 123   81 37 45.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 77 0.6% 65   107 -30 -28.0%
Educational Services 22 0.2% 14   18 4 22.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 26 0.2% 32   31 -5 -16.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3 0.0% 3   7 -4 -57.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 27 0.2% 25   28 -1 -3.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 29 0.2% 24   24 5 20.8%
Public Administration 3 0.0% 1   3 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 12,088 96.6% 11,090   12,712 -624 -4.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,954 8,251 11,015
Male 4,206 47.0% 3,783   5,599 -1,393 -24.9%
Female 4,247 47.4% 4,022   5,416 -1,169 -21.6%
Information Not Available 501 5.6% 446   0 501 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,954 8,251 11,015
Hispanic or Latino 586 6.5% 513   699 -113 -16.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,867 87.9% 7,293   10,317 -2,450 -23.7%
Information Not Available 501 5.6% 446   0 501 0.0%
 
Race 8,954 8,251 11,015
American Indian or Alaskan Native 20 0.2% 22   33 -13 -39.4%
Asian 129 1.4% 112   0 129 0.0%
Black or African American 3,200 35.7% 3,091   3,650 -450 -12.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15 0.2% 12   97 -82 -84.5%
White 5,281 59.0% 4,751   5,775 -494 -8.6%
Information Not Available 310 3.5% 262   1,460 -1,150 -78.8%
 
Years of Age 8,954 8,251 11,015
Younger than 22 188 1.4% 271   235 -47 -20.0%
22-24 551 4.0% 549   790 -239 -30.3%
25-34 2,331 17.1% 2,091   2,757 -426 -15.5%
35-44 1,832 13.4% 1,697   2,312 -480 -20.8%
45-54 2,028 14.9% 1,945   2,504 -476 -19.0%
55-59 811 6.0% 701   1,055 -244 -23.1%
60-64 608 4.5% 515   735 -127 -17.3%
65 and older 513 3.8% 385   525 -12 -2.3%
Information Not Available 92 0.7% 97   102 -10 -9.8%
 
Industry 8,954 8,251 11,015
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 34 0.4% 29   59 -25 -42.4%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 7 0.1% 3   24 -17 -70.8%
Construction 711 7.9% 583   951 -240 -25.2%
Manufacturing 683 7.6% 704   1,292 -609 -47.1%
Wholesale Trade 305 3.4% 268   321 -16 -5.0%
Retail Trade 1,267 14.1% 1,188   1,584 -317 -20.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 231 2.6% 214   262 -31 -11.8%
Information 118 1.3% 111   163 -45 -27.6%
Finance and Insurance 708 7.9% 693   992 -284 -28.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 197 2.2% 193   257 -60 -23.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 496 5.5% 484   490 6 1.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 29 0.3% 29   38 -9 -23.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,373 15.3% 1,239   1,474 -101 -6.9%
Educational Services 251 2.8% 273   297 -46 -15.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 921 10.2% 865   1,012 -91 -9.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 206 2.3% 174   225 -19 -8.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,029 11.4% 811   1,070 -41 -3.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 247 2.7% 270   327 -80 -24.5%
Public Administration 102 1.1% 82   129 -27 -20.9%
Information Not Available 39 0.4% 38   48 -9 -18.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 114,063 114,723 127,055
Male 58,807 51.6% 57,736   66,717 -7,910 -11.9%
Female 55,202 48.4% 56,932   60,259 -5,057 -8.4%
Information Not Available 54 0.0% 55   79 -25 -31.6%
 
Ethnicity 114,063 114,723 127,055
Hispanic or Latino 28,370 24.9% 28,990   31,156 -2,786 -8.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 82,044 71.9% 82,344   91,256 -9,212 -10.1%
Information Not Available 3,649 3.2% 3,389   4,643 -994 -21.4%
 
Race 114,063 114,723 127,055
American Indian or Alaskan Native 550 0.5% 528   527 23 4.4%
Asian 524 0.5% 515   537 -13 -2.4%
Black or African American 27,057 23.7% 27,565   27,876 -819 -2.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,360 1.2% 1,331   1,446 -86 -5.9%
White 70,936 62.2% 71,026   80,916 -9,980 -12.3%
Information Not Available 13,636 12.0% 13,758   15,753 -2,117 -13.4%
 
Years of Age 114,063 114,723 127,055
Younger than 22 2,552 1.4% 2,517   3,086 -534 -17.3%
22-24 6,050 3.4% 6,204   6,640 -590 -8.9%
25-34 25,890 14.6% 26,171   28,824 -2,934 -10.2%
35-44 25,357 14.3% 25,358   28,292 -2,935 -10.4%
45-54 28,435 16.1% 28,420   32,281 -3,846 -11.9%
55-59 11,733 6.6% 11,751   12,904 -1,171 -9.1%
60-64 8,039 4.5% 8,154   8,739 -700 -8.0%
65 and older 6,001 3.4% 6,143   6,284 -283 -4.5%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 5   5 1 20.0%
 
Industry 114,063 114,723 127,055
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 878 0.8% 1,315   779 99 12.7%
Mining 94 0.1% 102   114 -20 -17.5%
Utilities 201 0.2% 177   205 -4 -2.0%
Construction 7,580 6.6% 7,068   10,968 -3,388 -30.9%
Manufacturing 6,423 5.6% 6,141   6,350 73 1.1%
Wholesale Trade 4,810 4.2% 4,850   5,211 -401 -7.7%
Retail Trade 13,090 11.4% 13,501   13,594 -504 -3.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,151 2.7% 3,205   3,001 150 5.0%
Information 2,152 1.9% 2,095   2,444 -292 -11.9%
Finance and Insurance 4,324 3.8% 4,249   4,372 -48 -1.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,716 2.4% 2,782   2,886 -170 -5.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,888 6.0% 6,903   8,378 -1,490 -17.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 576 0.5% 589   673 -97 -14.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 21,701 18.9% 21,819   23,553 -1,852 -7.9%
Educational Services 3,173 2.8% 3,483   4,004 -831 -20.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 11,567 10.1% 11,969   11,799 -232 -2.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,331 2.0% 2,341   2,383 -52 -2.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 10,247 8.9% 9,990   10,649 -402 -3.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,433 3.0% 3,477   3,691 -258 -7.0%
Public Administration 2,041 1.8% 2,044   2,949 -908 -30.8%
Information Not Available 6,687 5.8% 6,623   9,052 -2,365 -26.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 68,582 62,129 94,579
Male 35,526 51.8% 31,586   48,474 -12,948 -26.7%
Female 32,154 46.9% 29,719   44,711 -12,557 -28.1%
Information Not Available 902 1.3% 824   1,394 -492 -35.3%
 
Ethnicity 68,582 62,129 94,579
Hispanic or Latino 137 0.2% 76   265 -128 -48.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 67,543 98.5% 61,229   92,920 -25,377 -27.3%
Information Not Available 902 1.3% 824   1,394 -492 -35.3%
 
Race 68,582 62,129 94,579
American Indian or Alaskan Native 335 0.5% 326   489 -154 -31.5%
Asian 1,003 1.5% 927   1,310 -307 -23.4%
Black or African American 34,450 50.2% 31,267   44,999 -10,549 -23.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 31,892 46.5% 28,785   46,387 -14,495 -31.2%
Information Not Available 902 1.3% 824   1,394 -492 -35.3%
 
Years of Age 68,582 62,129 94,579
Younger than 22 2,431 2.5% 1,925   2,900 -469 -16.2%
22-24 4,101 4.2% 3,413   5,140 -1,039 -20.2%
25-34 16,571 17.1% 14,660   22,097 -5,526 -25.0%
35-44 15,779 16.3% 14,470   21,904 -6,125 -28.0%
45-54 16,068 16.6% 14,690   22,502 -6,434 -28.6%
55-59 5,971 6.2% 5,620   8,243 -2,272 -27.6%
60-64 3,608 3.7% 3,526   5,509 -1,901 -34.5%
65 and older 2,019 2.1% 2,038   3,343 -1,324 -39.6%
Information Not Available 2,034 2.1% 1,787   2,941 -907 -30.8%
 
Industry 68,582 62,129 94,579
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,096 1.6% 778   1,640 -544 -33.2%
Mining 75 0.1% 41   136 -61 -44.9%
Utilities 64 0.1% 75   170 -106 -62.4%
Construction 4,033 5.8% 3,449   6,104 -2,071 -33.9%
Manufacturing 5,406 7.8% 5,340   7,901 -2,495 -31.6%
Wholesale Trade 3,303 4.7% 3,196   4,748 -1,445 -30.4%
Retail Trade 5,378 7.7% 4,900   7,273 -1,895 -26.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,454 2.1% 1,343   1,936 -482 -24.9%
Information 1,350 1.9% 1,195   2,197 -847 -38.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,685 2.4% 1,616   2,369 -684 -28.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,122 1.6% 1,042   1,503 -381 -25.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 11,000 15.8% 9,930   14,640 -3,640 -24.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 80 0.1% 71   162 -82 -50.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 165 0.2% 170   282 -117 -41.5%
Educational Services 2,606 3.7% 2,567   3,545 -939 -26.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,602 5.2% 3,492   5,691 -2,089 -36.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4,091 5.9% 3,326   5,567 -1,476 -26.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 613 0.9% 470   943 -330 -35.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 998 1.4% 996   1,180 -182 -15.4%
Public Administration 963 1.4% 874   1,462 -499 -34.1%
Information Not Available 19,498 28.0% 17,258   25,130 -5,632 -22.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,168 11,024 13,220
Male 7,181 64.3% 7,139   8,851 -1,670 -18.9%
Female 3,987 35.7% 3,885   4,369 -382 -8.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 11,168 11,024 13,220
Hispanic or Latino 574 5.1% 596   655 -81 -12.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,161 73.1% 8,082   10,150 -1,989 -19.6%
Information Not Available 2,433 21.8% 2,346   2,415 18 0.7%
 
Race 11,168 11,024 13,220
American Indian or Alaskan Native 60 0.5% 54   67 -7 -10.4%
Asian 3,596 32.2% 3,555   4,338 -742 -17.1%
Black or African American 192 1.7% 186   246 -54 -22.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,940 26.3% 2,930   3,515 -575 -16.4%
White 2,861 25.6% 2,841   3,520 -659 -18.7%
Information Not Available 1,519 13.6% 1,458   1,534 -15 -1.0%
 
Years of Age 11,168 11,024 13,220
Younger than 22 202 1.5% 197   261 -59 -22.6%
22-24 466 3.5% 465   599 -133 -22.2%
25-34 2,718 20.7% 2,724   3,214 -496 -15.4%
35-44 2,548 19.4% 2,520   3,132 -584 -18.6%
45-54 2,666 20.3% 2,565   3,168 -502 -15.8%
55-59 1,158 8.8% 1,145   1,313 -155 -11.8%
60-64 882 6.7% 904   944 -62 -6.6%
65 and older 528 4.0% 504   589 -61 -10.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 11,168 11,024 13,220
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 141 1.2% 170   133 8 6.0%
Mining 5 0.0% 5   4 1 25.0%
Utilities 11 0.1% 7   13 -2 -15.4%
Construction 3,097 27.4% 3,077   4,005 -908 -22.7%
Manufacturing 240 2.1% 224   322 -82 -25.5%
Wholesale Trade 190 1.7% 195   234 -44 -18.8%
Retail Trade 609 5.4% 650   771 -162 -21.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 405 3.6% 378   451 -46 -10.2%
Information 131 1.2% 132   325 -194 -59.7%
Finance and Insurance 122 1.1% 123   162 -40 -24.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 172 1.5% 166   224 -52 -23.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 501 4.4% 523   507 -6 -1.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 36 0.3% 33   29 7 24.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,472 13.0% 1,456   1,846 -374 -20.3%
Educational Services 104 0.9% 102   116 -12 -10.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 592 5.2% 565   697 -105 -15.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 127 1.1% 107   165 -38 -23.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,129 10.0% 1,122   1,288 -159 -12.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 309 2.7% 312   348 -39 -11.2%
Public Administration 282 2.5% 290   302 -20 -6.6%
Information Not Available 1,493 13.2% 1,387   1,278 215 16.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 31,484 23,349 34,285
Male 21,060 66.9% 13,656   23,137 -2,077 -9.0%
Female 10,424 33.1% 9,693   11,148 -724 -6.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 31,484 23,349 34,285
Hispanic or Latino 2,353 7.5% 1,452   2,073 280 13.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,628 87.8% 20,826   26,712 916 3.4%
Information Not Available 1,503 4.8% 1,071   5,500 -3,997 -72.7%
 
Race 31,484 23,349 34,285
American Indian or Alaskan Native 206 0.7% 186   213 -7 -3.3%
Asian 280 0.9% 260   280 0 0.0%
Black or African American 1,922 6.1% 1,697   1,801 121 6.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 25,220 80.1% 18,683   24,418 802 3.3%
Information Not Available 3,856 12.2% 2,523   7,573 -3,717 -49.1%
 
Years of Age 31,484 23,349 34,285
Younger than 22 617 1.1% 783   780 -163 -20.9%
22-24 1,661 3.1% 1,385   2,040 -379 -18.6%
25-34 7,575 13.9% 5,439   8,249 -674 -8.2%
35-44 6,494 12.0% 4,814   7,138 -644 -9.0%
45-54 7,489 13.8% 5,704   8,093 -604 -7.5%
55-59 3,481 6.4% 2,470   3,653 -172 -4.7%
60-64 2,389 4.4% 1,639   2,532 -143 -5.6%
65 and older 1,774 3.3% 1,113   1,800 -26 -1.4%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 2   0 4 0.0%
 
Industry 31,484 23,349 34,285
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 261 0.8% 210   309 -48 -15.5%
Mining 367 1.2% 111   501 -134 -26.7%
Utilities 35 0.1% 33   55 -20 -36.4%
Construction 7,139 22.5% 3,819   9,057 -1,918 -21.2%
Manufacturing 5,775 18.2% 4,505   5,146 629 12.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,276 4.0% 948   1,565 -289 -18.5%
Retail Trade 2,059 6.5% 1,973   2,380 -321 -13.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 988 3.1% 713   1,029 -41 -4.0%
Information 646 2.0% 773   691 -45 -6.5%
Finance and Insurance 724 2.3% 764   873 -149 -17.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 276 0.9% 228   324 -48 -14.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 808 2.5% 725   902 -94 -10.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 40 0.1% 34   32 8 25.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,814 12.0% 2,881   4,256 -442 -10.4%
Educational Services 460 1.4% 501   553 -93 -16.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,906 6.0% 1,944   2,155 -249 -11.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 692 2.2% 573   733 -41 -5.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,503 4.7% 1,366   1,871 -368 -19.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 607 1.9% 543   617 -10 -1.6%
Public Administration 669 2.1% 553   924 -255 -27.6%
Information Not Available 1,439 4.5% 152   312 1,127 361.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 18,706 14,675 22,879
Male 12,633 67.5% 8,903   15,138 -2,505 -16.5%
Female 6,071 32.5% 5,769   7,731 -1,660 -21.5%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 3   10 -8 -80.0%
 
Ethnicity 18,706 14,675 22,879
Hispanic or Latino 2,951 15.8% 2,053   3,559 -608 -17.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,881 79.6% 11,954   18,453 -3,572 -19.4%
Information Not Available 874 4.7% 668   867 7 0.8%
 
Race 18,706 14,675 22,879
American Indian or Alaskan Native 298 1.6% 273   377 -79 -21.0%
Asian 153 0.8% 143   174 -21 -12.1%
Black or African American 149 0.8% 136   148 1 0.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 63 0.3% 46   71 -8 -11.3%
White 14,666 78.4% 11,617   17,993 -3,327 -18.5%
Information Not Available 3,377 18.1% 2,460   4,116 -739 -18.0%
 
Years of Age 18,706 14,675 22,879
Younger than 22 732 2.3% 493   1,007 -275 -27.3%
22-24 1,129 3.5% 884   1,474 -345 -23.4%
25-34 4,672 14.5% 3,545   5,812 -1,140 -19.6%
35-44 3,863 12.0% 2,993   4,807 -944 -19.6%
45-54 4,405 13.7% 3,605   5,424 -1,019 -18.8%
55-59 1,943 6.0% 1,534   2,107 -164 -7.8%
60-64 1,210 3.8% 986   1,391 -181 -13.0%
65 and older 752 2.3% 635   857 -105 -12.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 18,706 14,675 22,879
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,215 6.1% 707   1,243 -28 -2.3%
Mining 201 1.0% 166   242 -41 -16.9%
Utilities 64 0.3% 44   73 -9 -12.3%
Construction 2,674 13.4% 1,700   3,755 -1,081 -28.8%
Manufacturing 1,823 9.2% 1,377   2,052 -229 -11.2%
Wholesale Trade 607 3.0% 467   740 -133 -18.0%
Retail Trade 1,571 7.9% 1,373   2,033 -462 -22.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 402 2.0% 364   504 -102 -20.2%
Information 244 1.2% 231   262 -18 -6.9%
Finance and Insurance 256 1.3% 277   372 -116 -31.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 191 1.0% 173   210 -19 -9.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 718 3.6% 638   812 -94 -11.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 36 0.2% 31   38 -2 -5.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,373 11.9% 1,661   2,946 -573 -19.5%
Educational Services 301 1.5% 311   454 -153 -33.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,272 6.4% 1,272   1,750 -478 -27.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 510 2.6% 399   575 -65 -11.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,135 5.7% 1,029   1,469 -334 -22.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 386 1.9% 318   518 -132 -25.5%
Public Administration 627 3.1% 505   696 -69 -9.9%
Information Not Available 2,100 10.5% 1,632   2,135 -35 -1.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 181,583 148,779 195,346
Male 113,599 62.6% 84,409   123,272 -9,673 -7.8%
Female 66,738 36.8% 63,368   70,849 -4,111 -5.8%
Information Not Available 1,246 0.7% 1,002   1,225 21 1.7%
 
Ethnicity 181,583 148,779 195,346
Hispanic or Latino 34,417 19.0% 22,011   36,764 -2,347 -6.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 129,656 71.4% 112,153   141,299 -11,643 -8.2%
Information Not Available 17,510 9.6% 14,615   17,283 227 1.3%
 
Race 181,583 148,779 195,346
American Indian or Alaskan Native 826 0.5% 679   777 49 6.3%
Asian 3,446 1.9% 3,120   3,532 -86 -2.4%
Black or African American 39,311 21.6% 37,017   40,417 -1,106 -2.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 372 0.2% 318   364 8 2.2%
White 113,563 62.5% 91,990   122,503 -8,940 -7.3%
Information Not Available 24,065 13.3% 15,655   27,753 -3,688 -13.3%
 
Years of Age 181,583 148,779 195,346
Younger than 22 4,944 1.7% 3,961   5,556 -612 -11.0%
22-24 10,021 3.5% 8,267   10,712 -691 -6.5%
25-34 43,994 15.4% 36,435   48,125 -4,131 -8.6%
35-44 42,893 15.1% 35,015   46,785 -3,892 -8.3%
45-54 45,583 16.0% 36,317   49,652 -4,069 -8.2%
55-59 18,389 6.5% 14,985   18,357 32 0.2%
60-64 10,331 3.6% 8,844   10,622 -291 -2.7%
65 and older 5,426 1.9% 4,955   5,535 -109 -2.0%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 0   2 0 0.0%
 
Industry 181,583 148,779 195,346
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 983 0.5% 620   1,250 -267 -21.4%
Mining 655 0.4% 387   522 133 25.5%
Utilities 294 0.2% 210   228 66 28.9%
Construction 28,480 15.6% 18,238   37,885 -9,405 -24.8%
Manufacturing 18,763 10.3% 15,997   16,722 2,041 12.2%
Wholesale Trade 7,115 3.9% 6,528   7,897 -782 -9.9%
Retail Trade 14,040 7.7% 13,594   14,817 -777 -5.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 7,001 3.8% 6,029   7,410 -409 -5.5%
Information 2,845 1.6% 2,789   3,241 -396 -12.2%
Finance and Insurance 4,713 2.6% 4,512   5,859 -1,146 -19.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,235 1.2% 1,903   2,549 -314 -12.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 9,753 5.3% 8,726   10,753 -1,000 -9.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 889 0.5% 585   743 146 19.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 30,800 16.9% 21,294   32,018 -1,218 -3.8%
Educational Services 5,572 3.1% 5,537   6,851 -1,279 -18.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 13,212 7.2% 12,888   14,004 -792 -5.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4,288 2.3% 3,050   4,911 -623 -12.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 9,332 5.1% 8,339   9,708 -376 -3.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 5,130 2.8% 4,597   5,103 27 0.5%
Public Administration 4,119 2.3% 3,700   4,942 -823 -16.7%
Information Not Available 11,364 6.2% 9,256   7,933 3,431 43.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 50,365 42,799 59,675
Male 31,638 62.8% 24,995   36,084 -4,446 -12.3%
Female 18,667 37.1% 17,749   23,516 -4,849 -20.6%
Information Not Available 60 0.1% 55   75 -15 -20.0%
 
Ethnicity 50,365 42,799 59,675
Hispanic or Latino 2,633 5.2% 1,998   3,166 -533 -16.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 38,048 75.5% 32,273   44,653 -6,605 -14.8%
Information Not Available 9,684 19.2% 8,528   11,856 -2,172 -18.3%
 
Race 50,365 42,799 59,675
American Indian or Alaskan Native 248 0.5% 208   282 -34 -12.1%
Asian 296 0.6% 272   306 -10 -3.3%
Black or African American 7,379 14.7% 6,831   8,128 -749 -9.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 63 0.1% 52   53 10 18.9%
White 39,468 78.4% 33,090   47,396 -7,928 -16.7%
Information Not Available 2,911 5.8% 2,346   3,510 -599 -17.1%
 
Years of Age 50,365 42,799 59,675
Younger than 22 1,228 1.4% 943   1,759 -531 -30.2%
22-24 2,667 3.1% 2,277   3,486 -819 -23.5%
25-34 12,311 14.2% 10,506   15,103 -2,792 -18.5%
35-44 11,927 13.7% 10,028   14,254 -2,327 -16.3%
45-54 12,636 14.5% 10,761   14,715 -2,079 -14.1%
55-59 5,129 5.9% 4,321   5,545 -416 -7.5%
60-64 2,845 3.3% 2,482   3,119 -274 -8.8%
65 and older 1,622 1.9% 1,481   1,694 -72 -4.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 50,365 42,799 59,675
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 228 0.5% 144   293 -65 -22.2%
Mining 217 0.4% 113   197 20 10.2%
Utilities 86 0.2% 89   129 -43 -33.3%
Construction 8,839 17.5% 5,628   9,407 -568 -6.0%
Manufacturing 9,477 18.7% 9,016   10,627 -1,150 -10.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,774 3.5% 1,605   1,982 -208 -10.5%
Retail Trade 3,647 7.2% 3,375   4,806 -1,159 -24.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,066 4.1% 1,453   2,227 -161 -7.2%
Information 504 1.0% 505   733 -229 -31.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,002 2.0% 975   1,180 -178 -15.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 673 1.3% 626   726 -53 -7.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,469 2.9% 1,380   1,752 -283 -16.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 205 0.4% 190   281 -76 -27.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,531 12.9% 5,082   7,587 -1,056 -13.9%
Educational Services 1,136 2.2% 1,098   1,343 -207 -15.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,613 7.1% 3,637   4,987 -1,374 -27.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 935 1.8% 711   1,178 -243 -20.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,147 4.2% 1,983   3,278 -1,131 -34.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 966 1.9% 903   1,225 -259 -21.1%
Public Administration 427 0.8% 399   519 -92 -17.7%
Information Not Available 4,423 8.7% 3,887   5,218 -795 -15.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,579 22,521 28,241
Male 16,176 60.9% 12,694   16,939 -763 -4.5%
Female 10,403 39.1% 9,827   11,302 -899 -8.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 26,579 22,521 28,241
Hispanic or Latino 2,354 8.9% 1,818   2,186 168 7.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,280 42.4% 9,507   11,749 -469 -4.0%
Information Not Available 12,945 48.7% 11,196   14,306 -1,361 -9.5%
 
Race 26,579 22,521 28,241
American Indian or Alaskan Native 383 1.4% 325   463 -80 -17.3%
Asian 380 1.4% 379   406 -26 -6.4%
Black or African American 4,773 18.0% 4,117   4,620 153 3.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 79 0.3% 59   82 -3 -3.7%
White 19,119 71.9% 16,099   20,743 -1,624 -7.8%
Information Not Available 1,845 6.9% 1,542   1,927 -82 -4.3%
 
Years of Age 26,579 22,521 28,241
Younger than 22 799 1.8% 603   919 -120 -13.1%
22-24 1,629 3.7% 1,320   1,785 -156 -8.7%
25-34 6,737 15.3% 5,666   7,322 -585 -8.0%
35-44 5,811 13.2% 4,936   6,101 -290 -4.8%
45-54 6,502 14.7% 5,497   6,736 -234 -3.5%
55-59 2,624 6.0% 2,240   2,714 -90 -3.3%
60-64 1,606 3.6% 1,445   1,674 -68 -4.1%
65 and older 871 2.0% 814   990 -119 -12.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 26,579 22,521 28,241
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 136 0.5% 119   183 -47 -25.7%
Mining 231 0.9% 176   226 5 2.2%
Utilities 184 0.7% 63   55 129 234.5%
Construction 3,891 14.6% 2,615   4,494 -603 -13.4%
Manufacturing 4,607 17.2% 3,257   3,076 1,531 49.8%
Wholesale Trade 979 3.7% 977   1,198 -219 -18.3%
Retail Trade 2,265 8.5% 2,101   2,298 -33 -1.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 915 3.4% 744   828 87 10.5%
Information 727 2.7% 789   559 168 30.1%
Finance and Insurance 681 2.5% 655   898 -217 -24.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 407 1.5% 348   414 -7 -1.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,256 4.7% 1,154   1,335 -79 -5.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 76 0.3% 77   84 -8 -9.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,378 12.6% 2,889   3,441 -63 -1.8%
Educational Services 525 2.0% 562   721 -196 -27.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,612 9.8% 2,544   2,906 -294 -10.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 239 0.9% 199   277 -38 -13.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,175 4.4% 1,138   1,319 -144 -10.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 663 2.5% 630   727 -64 -8.8%
Public Administration 627 2.3% 591   673 -46 -6.8%
Information Not Available 1,005 3.8% 893   2,529 -1,524 -60.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,511 30,826 37,625
Male 22,762 64.1% 18,613   23,723 -961 -4.1%
Female 12,749 35.9% 12,213   13,902 -1,153 -8.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 35,511 30,826 37,625
Hispanic or Latino 158 0.4% 122   116 42 36.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 620 1.7% 567   609 11 1.8%
Information Not Available 34,733 97.8% 30,137   36,900 -2,167 -5.9%
 
Race 35,511 30,826 37,625
American Indian or Alaskan Native 217 0.6% 227   244 -27 -11.1%
Asian 149 0.4% 118   187 -38 -20.3%
Black or African American 4,063 11.4% 3,629   4,315 -252 -5.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0% 5   0 5 0.0%
White 30,625 86.2% 26,507   32,336 -1,711 -5.3%
Information Not Available 452 1.3% 340   543 -91 -16.8%
 
Years of Age 35,511 30,826 37,625
Younger than 22 1,045 1.6% 858   1,094 -49 -4.5%
22-24 2,140 3.3% 1,887   2,231 -91 -4.1%
25-34 8,492 13.3% 7,603   8,808 -316 -3.6%
35-44 8,239 12.9% 7,249   9,382 -1,143 -12.2%
45-54 8,813 13.8% 7,318   9,284 -471 -5.1%
55-59 3,420 5.3% 2,949   3,209 211 6.6%
60-64 2,167 3.4% 1,924   2,160 7 0.3%
65 and older 1,190 1.9% 1,034   1,453 -263 -18.1%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 4   4 1 25.0%
 
Industry 35,511 30,826 37,625
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 77 0.2% 109   93 -16 -17.2%
Mining 1,945 5.5% 1,434   636 1,309 205.8%
Utilities 45 0.1% 54   49 -4 -8.2%
Construction 5,732 16.1% 3,765   6,342 -610 -9.6%
Manufacturing 4,922 13.8% 4,927   5,546 -624 -11.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,493 4.2% 1,184   1,427 66 4.6%
Retail Trade 2,574 7.2% 2,250   2,933 -359 -12.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,656 4.7% 1,579   1,631 25 1.5%
Information 774 2.2% 712   693 81 11.7%
Finance and Insurance 900 2.5% 771   951 -51 -5.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 620 1.7% 544   476 144 30.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,366 3.8% 1,288   1,764 -398 -22.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 109 0.3% 141   93 16 17.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,895 10.9% 3,357   4,440 -545 -12.3%
Educational Services 1,063 3.0% 989   947 116 12.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,819 7.9% 3,003   3,164 -345 -10.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 588 1.7% 413   724 -136 -18.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,810 5.1% 1,465   2,480 -670 -27.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 860 2.4% 848   987 -127 -12.9%
Public Administration 593 1.7% 526   756 -163 -21.6%
Information Not Available 1,670 4.7% 1,467   1,493 177 11.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 39,333 37,305 57,639
Male 19,061 48.5% 17,177   29,097 -10,036 -34.5%
Female 20,272 51.5% 20,128   28,540 -8,268 -29.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 39,333 37,305 57,639
Hispanic or Latino 1,170 3.0% 1,106   1,862 -692 -37.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 38,153 97.0% 36,188   55,761 -17,608 -31.6%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 11   16 -6 -37.5%
 
Race 39,333 37,305 57,639
American Indian or Alaskan Native 257 0.7% 220   390 -133 -34.1%
Asian 318 0.8% 269   504 -186 -36.9%
Black or African American 22,347 56.8% 21,557   32,349 -10,002 -30.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 55 0.1% 51   122 -67 -54.9%
White 16,355 41.6% 15,208   24,272 -7,917 -32.6%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   2 -1 -50.0%
 
Years of Age 39,333 37,305 57,639
Younger than 22 1,004 1.9% 945   1,850 -846 -45.7%
22-24 2,226 4.2% 2,129   3,905 -1,679 -43.0%
25-34 10,395 19.5% 10,065   15,928 -5,533 -34.7%
35-44 8,525 16.0% 8,061   12,361 -3,836 -31.0%
45-54 9,415 17.6% 8,767   13,165 -3,750 -28.5%
55-59 3,649 6.8% 3,410   4,935 -1,286 -26.1%
60-64 2,316 4.3% 2,253   3,213 -897 -27.9%
65 and older 1,802 3.4% 1,675   2,282 -480 -21.0%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Industry 39,333 37,305 57,639
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 483 1.2% 329   711 -228 -32.1%
Mining 731 1.8% 688   843 -112 -13.3%
Utilities 134 0.3% 127   159 -25 -15.7%
Construction 5,562 14.0% 4,765   9,725 -4,163 -42.8%
Manufacturing 3,528 8.9% 3,200   4,769 -1,241 -26.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,138 2.9% 1,102   1,585 -447 -28.2%
Retail Trade 3,907 9.8% 3,997   5,856 -1,949 -33.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,200 3.0% 1,157   1,672 -472 -28.2%
Information 626 1.6% 604   685 -59 -8.6%
Finance and Insurance 970 2.4% 989   1,446 -476 -32.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 683 1.7% 699   970 -287 -29.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,948 4.9% 1,612   2,779 -831 -29.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 205 0.5% 163   278 -73 -26.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,538 8.9% 3,321   5,345 -1,807 -33.8%
Educational Services 1,218 3.1% 1,217   1,664 -446 -26.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,737 14.4% 5,844   7,554 -1,817 -24.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 792 2.0% 808   1,107 -315 -28.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,759 9.4% 3,558   5,671 -1,912 -33.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,387 3.5% 1,378   2,109 -722 -34.2%
Public Administration 910 2.3% 907   1,203 -293 -24.4%
Information Not Available 877 2.2% 840   1,508 -631 -41.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 91,759 81,666 99,848
Male 56,133 61.2% 47,429   60,412 -4,279 -7.1%
Female 35,625 38.8% 34,236   39,436 -3,811 -9.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 91,759 81,666 99,848
Hispanic or Latino 10,888 11.9% 9,507   11,569 -681 -5.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 78,203 85.2% 69,888   86,439 -8,236 -9.5%
Information Not Available 2,668 2.9% 2,271   1,840 828 45.0%
 
Race 91,759 81,666 99,848
American Indian or Alaskan Native 277 0.3% 249   221 56 25.3%
Asian 2,844 3.1% 2,733   3,099 -255 -8.2%
Black or African American 8,285 9.0% 7,846   9,475 -1,190 -12.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 132 0.1% 116   65 67 103.1%
White 71,354 77.8% 63,033   79,370 -8,016 -10.1%
Information Not Available 8,867 9.7% 7,689   7,618 1,249 16.4%
 
Years of Age 91,759 81,666 99,848
Younger than 22 2,311 1.5% 2,016   2,957 -646 -21.8%
22-24 5,635 3.6% 4,930   6,003 -368 -6.1%
25-34 21,832 13.9% 19,434   23,566 -1,734 -7.4%
35-44 19,316 12.3% 17,070   21,613 -2,297 -10.6%
45-54 21,770 13.9% 19,548   24,090 -2,320 -9.6%
55-59 9,095 5.8% 8,140   9,582 -487 -5.1%
60-64 6,497 4.1% 5,878   6,880 -383 -5.6%
65 and older 5,303 3.4% 4,650   5,157 146 2.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 91,759 81,666 99,848
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 911 1.0% 666   985 -74 -7.5%
Mining 94 0.1% 57   93 1 1.1%
Utilities 152 0.2% 138   233 -81 -34.8%
Construction 11,507 12.4% 8,873   13,653 -2,146 -15.7%
Manufacturing 7,553 8.2% 7,158   8,340 -787 -9.4%
Wholesale Trade 4,055 4.4% 3,719   3,967 88 2.2%
Retail Trade 7,834 8.5% 7,514   8,879 -1,045 -11.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,405 2.6% 2,173   2,757 -352 -12.8%
Information 1,875 2.0% 1,860   1,905 -30 -1.6%
Finance and Insurance 2,799 3.0% 2,815   3,127 -328 -10.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,260 2.4% 2,087   1,531 729 47.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,465 7.0% 6,264   6,267 198 3.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 231 0.2% 240   280 -49 -17.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 12,300 13.3% 9,340   13,504 -1,204 -8.9%
Educational Services 2,047 2.2% 2,077   2,222 -175 -7.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8,297 9.0% 8,208   9,365 -1,068 -11.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,265 3.5% 2,233   3,353 -88 -2.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,259 8.9% 7,242   8,902 -643 -7.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 4,421 4.8% 4,199   4,395 26 0.6%
Public Administration 2,107 2.3% 1,961   2,715 -608 -22.4%
Information Not Available 2,922 3.2% 2,842   3,375 -453 -13.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 58,491 52,967 67,837
Male 27,890 47.7% 24,323   28,627 -737 -2.6%
Female 19,307 33.0% 18,208   20,622 -1,315 -6.4%
Information Not Available 11,294 19.3% 10,436   18,588 -7,294 -39.2%
 
Ethnicity 58,491 52,967 67,837
Hispanic or Latino 2,912 5.0% 2,242   3,251 -339 -10.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 43,480 74.3% 39,526   45,279 -1,799 -4.0%
Information Not Available 12,099 20.7% 11,199   19,307 -7,208 -37.3%
 
Race 58,491 52,967 67,837
American Indian or Alaskan Native 151 0.3% 143   167 -16 -9.6%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 18,774 32.1% 17,265   19,148 -374 -2.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 74 0.1% 69   81 -7 -8.6%
White 24,481 41.9% 22,049   25,883 -1,402 -5.4%
Information Not Available 15,011 25.7% 13,441   22,558 -7,547 -33.5%
 
Years of Age 58,491 52,967 67,837
Younger than 22 899 1.1% 1,313   957 -58 -6.1%
22-24 2,683 3.4% 2,687   2,836 -153 -5.4%
25-34 11,537 14.5% 10,220   11,932 -395 -3.3%
35-44 9,637 12.1% 8,787   10,157 -520 -5.1%
45-54 10,954 13.8% 9,967   11,950 -996 -8.3%
55-59 4,895 6.2% 4,252   4,939 -44 -0.9%
60-64 3,490 4.4% 2,924   3,415 75 2.2%
65 and older 3,104 3.9% 2,381   3,063 41 1.3%
Information Not Available 11,292 14.2% 10,436   18,588 -7,296 -39.3%
 
Industry 58,491 52,967 67,837
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 180 0.3% 98   234 -54 -23.1%
Mining 109 0.2% 82   61 48 78.7%
Utilities 30 0.1% 25   44 -14 -31.8%
Construction 6,532 11.1% 5,221   7,157 -625 -8.7%
Manufacturing 719 1.2% 662   746 -27 -3.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,706 2.9% 1,561   1,743 -37 -2.1%
Retail Trade 1,686 2.9% 1,543   1,532 154 10.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,040 1.8% 1,336   1,103 -63 -5.7%
Information 705 1.2% 693   881 -176 -20.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,218 2.1% 1,185   1,351 -133 -9.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 875 1.5% 824   895 -20 -2.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,684 6.3% 3,542   3,769 -85 -2.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 181 0.3% 157   302 -121 -40.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,191 10.6% 5,145   6,180 11 0.2%
Educational Services 1,519 2.6% 1,448   1,639 -120 -7.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,031 6.9% 3,915   3,971 60 1.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,068 1.8% 828   1,174 -106 -9.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,892 8.3% 3,783   5,214 -322 -6.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,270 2.2% 1,236   1,349 -79 -5.9%
Public Administration 1,025 1.7% 903   1,086 -61 -5.6%
Information Not Available 19,830 33.8% 18,780   27,406 -7,576 -27.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,545 11,499 15,230
Male 9,026 62.1% 6,522   9,252 -226 -2.4%
Female 5,519 37.9% 4,977   5,978 -459 -7.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 14,545 11,499 15,230
Hispanic or Latino 156 1.1% 128   151 5 3.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,904 68.1% 8,024   10,425 -521 -5.0%
Information Not Available 4,485 30.8% 3,347   4,654 -169 -3.6%
 
Race 14,545 11,499 15,230
American Indian or Alaskan Native 91 0.6% 83   126 -35 -27.8%
Asian 103 0.7% 47   65 38 58.5%
Black or African American 177 1.2% 152   166 11 6.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 10,573 72.7% 8,512   11,151 -578 -5.2%
Information Not Available 3,601 24.8% 2,705   3,722 -121 -3.3%
 
Years of Age 14,545 11,499 15,230
Younger than 22 667 2.8% 501   669 -2 -0.3%
22-24 1,055 4.4% 811   1,184 -129 -10.9%
25-34 3,424 14.2% 2,758   3,692 -268 -7.3%
35-44 2,826 11.7% 2,187   2,968 -142 -4.8%
45-54 3,398 14.1% 2,729   3,583 -185 -5.2%
55-59 1,571 6.5% 1,215   1,527 44 2.9%
60-64 976 4.0% 798   981 -5 -0.5%
65 and older 628 2.6% 500   626 2 0.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 14,545 11,499 15,230
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 244 1.6% 153   210 34 16.2%
Mining 10 0.1% 8   12 -2 -16.7%
Utilities 10 0.1% 5   11 -1 -9.1%
Construction 2,041 13.8% 1,185   1,940 101 5.2%
Manufacturing 1,216 8.2% 918   1,310 -94 -7.2%
Wholesale Trade 301 2.0% 223   333 -32 -9.6%
Retail Trade 1,151 7.8% 889   1,010 141 14.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 244 1.6% 182   278 -34 -12.2%
Information 73 0.5% 82   134 -61 -45.5%
Finance and Insurance 153 1.0% 155   137 16 11.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 140 0.9% 119   151 -11 -7.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 272 1.8% 300   310 -38 -12.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 16 0.1% 18   43 -27 -62.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,080 7.3% 684   1,222 -142 -11.6%
Educational Services 183 1.2% 191   237 -54 -22.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 791 5.3% 812   851 -60 -7.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 354 2.4% 277   381 -27 -7.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,863 12.6% 1,475   2,017 -154 -7.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 273 1.8% 210   259 14 5.4%
Public Administration 233 1.6% 191   272 -39 -14.3%
Information Not Available 3,897 26.4% 3,422   4,112 -215 -5.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 108,765 90,952 120,361
Male 70,169 64.5% 52,728   74,726 -4,557 -6.1%
Female 38,537 35.4% 38,181   45,569 -7,032 -15.4%
Information Not Available 59 0.1% 43   66 -7 -10.6%
 
Ethnicity 108,765 90,952 120,361
Hispanic or Latino 5,201 4.8% 3,337   5,274 -73 -1.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 80,098 73.6% 68,076   88,175 -8,077 -9.2%
Information Not Available 23,466 21.6% 19,539   26,912 -3,446 -12.8%
 
Race 108,765 90,952 120,361
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,505 1.4% 1,283   1,520 -15 -1.0%
Asian 881 0.8% 748   780 101 12.9%
Black or African American 12,572 11.6% 12,932   13,399 -827 -6.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 102 0.1% 63   76 26 34.2%
White 62,715 57.7% 50,613   70,020 -7,305 -10.4%
Information Not Available 30,990 28.5% 25,313   34,566 -3,576 -10.3%
 
Years of Age 108,765 90,952 120,361
Younger than 22 3,843 2.3% 2,912   4,142 -299 -7.2%
22-24 7,141 4.3% 5,674   7,680 -539 -7.0%
25-34 26,713 16.1% 21,962   29,882 -3,169 -10.6%
35-44 24,676 14.9% 20,649   27,465 -2,789 -10.2%
45-54 26,354 15.9% 22,419   29,347 -2,993 -10.2%
55-59 10,447 6.3% 9,038   11,508 -1,061 -9.2%
60-64 6,008 3.6% 5,171   6,642 -634 -9.5%
65 and older 3,553 2.1% 3,095   3,650 -97 -2.7%
Information Not Available 30 0.0% 32   45 -15 -33.3%
 
Industry 108,765 90,952 120,361
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,741 1.6% 1,109   1,507 234 15.5%
Mining 528 0.5% 270   648 -120 -18.5%
Utilities 89 0.1% 66   76 13 17.1%
Construction 15,722 14.2% 8,835   17,455 -1,733 -9.9%
Manufacturing 12,338 11.2% 11,521   12,384 -46 -0.4%
Wholesale Trade 3,955 3.6% 3,290   4,529 -574 -12.7%
Retail Trade 7,306 6.6% 6,194   9,343 -2,037 -21.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,733 2.5% 2,712   2,872 -139 -4.8%
Information 962 0.9% 1,270   1,181 -219 -18.5%
Finance and Insurance 1,766 1.6% 1,745   2,012 -246 -12.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,277 1.2% 1,358   1,548 -271 -17.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,293 3.9% 3,961   4,340 -47 -1.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,600 1.4% 2,135   857 743 86.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 18,136 16.4% 12,327   18,122 14 0.1%
Educational Services 3,052 2.8% 3,884   4,135 -1,083 -26.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,981 7.2% 7,883   9,522 -1,541 -16.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,940 3.6% 3,010   4,066 -126 -3.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,225 5.6% 5,658   7,522 -1,297 -17.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,448 2.2% 2,280   2,730 -282 -10.3%
Public Administration 2,202 2.0% 1,777   2,333 -131 -5.6%
Information Not Available 10,471 9.5% 9,667   13,179 -2,708 -20.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 68,994 50,295 72,178
Male 49,335 71.5% 32,362   50,311 -976 -1.9%
Female 19,630 28.5% 17,902   21,831 -2,201 -10.1%
Information Not Available 29 0.0% 31   36 -7 -19.4%
 
Ethnicity 68,994 50,295 72,178
Hispanic or Latino 2,536 3.7% 1,675   2,502 34 1.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 59,225 85.8% 43,018   61,752 -2,527 -4.1%
Information Not Available 7,233 10.5% 5,602   7,924 -691 -8.7%
 
Race 68,994 50,295 72,178
American Indian or Alaskan Native 872 1.3% 733   959 -87 -9.1%
Asian 1,373 2.0% 1,229   1,391 -18 -1.3%
Black or African American 4,238 6.1% 3,870   4,377 -139 -3.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 121 0.2% 98   135 -14 -10.4%
White 57,730 83.7% 40,821   60,508 -2,778 -4.6%
Information Not Available 4,660 6.8% 3,544   4,808 -148 -3.1%
 
Years of Age 68,994 50,295 72,178
Younger than 22 2,202 1.8% 1,386   2,402 -200 -8.3%
22-24 4,302 3.5% 3,050   4,464 -162 -3.6%
25-34 17,963 14.7% 12,593   19,024 -1,061 -5.6%
35-44 14,177 11.6% 10,302   14,522 -345 -2.4%
45-54 16,688 13.6% 12,263   17,717 -1,029 -5.8%
55-59 7,073 5.8% 5,555   7,219 -146 -2.0%
60-64 4,272 3.5% 3,331   4,477 -205 -4.6%
65 and older 2,284 1.9% 1,787   2,328 -44 -1.9%
Information Not Available 33 0.0% 28   25 8 32.0%
 
Industry 68,994 50,295 72,178
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 901 1.3% 571   967 -66 -6.8%
Mining 641 0.9% 244   493 148 30.0%
Utilities 215 0.3% 129   385 -170 -44.2%
Construction 19,292 27.6% 10,157   18,934 358 1.9%
Manufacturing 8,040 11.5% 5,950   8,329 -289 -3.5%
Wholesale Trade 2,629 3.8% 2,174   2,608 21 0.8%
Retail Trade 4,266 6.1% 3,777   4,501 -235 -5.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,735 2.5% 1,284   1,749 -14 -0.8%
Information 987 1.4% 931   1,203 -216 -18.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,315 1.9% 1,241   1,367 -52 -3.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 926 1.3% 756   962 -36 -3.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,834 4.1% 2,241   3,020 -186 -6.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 966 1.4% 777   1,026 -60 -5.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,454 10.7% 5,244   7,514 -60 -0.8%
Educational Services 1,428 2.0% 1,382   1,925 -497 -25.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,029 5.8% 3,912   4,919 -890 -18.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,706 2.4% 1,450   1,761 -55 -3.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,277 4.7% 2,752   3,682 -405 -11.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,796 2.6% 1,470   1,946 -150 -7.7%
Public Administration 1,801 2.6% 1,566   1,758 43 2.4%
Information Not Available 2,756 3.9% 2,287   3,129 -373 -11.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 52,667 37,633 57,925
Male 31,085 59.0% 21,212   34,519 -3,434 -9.9%
Female 21,506 40.8% 16,369   23,336 -1,830 -7.8%
Information Not Available 76 0.1% 52   70 6 8.6%
 
Ethnicity 52,667 37,633 57,925
Hispanic or Latino 1,319 2.5% 915   906 413 45.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 41,139 78.1% 29,540   29,760 11,379 38.2%
Information Not Available 10,209 19.4% 7,178   27,259 -17,050 -62.5%
 
Race 52,667 37,633 57,925
American Indian or Alaskan Native 421 0.8% 296   438 -17 -3.9%
Asian 415 0.8% 280   398 17 4.3%
Black or African American 10,359 19.7% 7,856   10,526 -167 -1.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 580 1.1% 437   639 -59 -9.2%
White 37,995 72.1% 26,594   43,011 -5,016 -11.7%
Information Not Available 2,897 5.5% 2,170   2,913 -16 -0.5%
 
Years of Age 52,667 37,633 57,925
Younger than 22 1,806 2.1% 1,112   2,036 -230 -11.3%
22-24 3,288 3.7% 2,139   3,662 -374 -10.2%
25-34 13,026 14.8% 9,165   14,487 -1,461 -10.1%
35-44 11,693 13.3% 8,172   12,946 -1,253 -9.7%
45-54 12,909 14.7% 9,486   14,113 -1,204 -8.5%
55-59 5,012 5.7% 3,719   5,310 -298 -5.6%
60-64 2,916 3.3% 2,252   3,119 -203 -6.5%
65 and older 1,932 2.2% 1,556   2,188 -256 -11.7%
Information Not Available 85 0.1% 32   64 21 32.8%
 
Industry 52,667 37,633 57,925
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 428 0.8% 212   497 -69 -13.9%
Mining 295 0.6% 164   384 -89 -23.2%
Utilities 79 0.1% 50   50 29 58.0%
Construction 7,398 13.9% 4,968   10,175 -2,777 -27.3%
Manufacturing 8,246 15.5% 5,261   6,874 1,372 20.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,921 3.6% 1,516   2,024 -103 -5.1%
Retail Trade 4,988 9.4% 3,685   5,325 -337 -6.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,616 3.0% 1,138   1,992 -376 -18.9%
Information 937 1.8% 756   994 -57 -5.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,343 2.5% 1,035   1,289 54 4.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,052 2.0% 703   990 62 6.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,749 3.3% 1,435   1,938 -189 -9.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 274 0.5% 236   242 32 13.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,280 11.8% 4,586   7,125 -845 -11.9%
Educational Services 1,118 2.1% 1,000   1,305 -187 -14.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,227 9.8% 3,988   5,337 -110 -2.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,236 2.3% 724   1,341 -105 -7.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,393 8.3% 3,009   5,326 -933 -17.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,555 2.9% 1,221   1,896 -341 -18.0%
Public Administration 613 1.2% 474   641 -28 -4.4%
Information Not Available 1,919 3.6% 1,472   2,180 -261 -12.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Dec 2012 Percent Nov 2012     Dec 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Cha