Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

May 2012

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
May 2012
May 2012 Apr 2012 Monthly Change May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 3,113,241 3,401,494 -288,253 3,539,900 -426,659 -12.1
Alaska 11,884 14,251 -2,367 13,325 -1,441 -10.8
Alabama 33,835 32,981 854 42,256 -8,421 -19.9
Arkansas 29,372 29,200 172 35,413 -6,041 -17.1
Arizona 56,817 54,484 2,333 65,208 -8,391 -12.9
California 506,456 542,349 -35,893 543,602 -37,146 -6.8
Colorado 41,912 43,346 -1,434 48,595 -6,683 -13.8
Connecticut 50,669 55,037 -4,368 55,099 -4,430 -8.0
District of Columbia 10,991 11,434 -443 10,638 353 3.3
Delaware 9,089 10,429 -1,340 9,629 -540 -5.6
Florida 126,463 122,946 3,517 167,386 -40,923 -24.4
Georgia 73,331 83,876 -10,545 95,258 -21,927 -23.0
Hawaii 13,381 13,530 -149 14,575 -1,194 -8.2
Iowa 21,326 24,278 -2,952 26,754 -5,428 -20.3
Idaho 15,113 18,547 -3,434 19,286 -4,173 -21.6
Illinois 167,182 185,111 -17,929 175,958 -8,776 -5.0
Indiana 48,281 53,624 -5,343 57,531 -9,250 -16.1
Kansas 24,918 27,045 -2,127 26,786 -1,868 -7.0
Kentucky 32,968 34,278 -1,310 42,579 -9,611 -22.6
Louisiana 45,321 46,694 -1,373 62,667 -17,346 -27.7
Massachusetts 89,279 98,178 -8,899 89,253 26 0.0
Maryland 53,065 55,483 -2,418 57,121 -4,056 -7.1
Maine 12,454 16,200 -3,746 14,643 -2,189 -14.9
Michigan 98,883 118,970 -20,087 113,477 -14,594 -12.9
Minnesota 48,298 59,227 -10,929 57,889 -9,591 -16.6
Missouri 47,437 47,942 -505 60,663 -13,226 -21.8
Mississippi 25,741 24,811 930 32,447 -6,706 -20.7
Montana 7,664 9,726 -2,062 8,812 -1,148 -13.0
North Carolina 97,852 100,120 -2,268 105,082 -7,230 -6.9
North Dakota 1,975 3,027 -1,052 2,839 -864 -30.4
Nebraska 10,825 11,851 -1,026 13,762 -2,937 -21.3
New Hampshire 10,416 11,685 -1,269 11,558 -1,142 -9.9
New Jersey 122,458 144,438 -21,980 132,632 -10,174 -7.7
New Mexico 18,035 18,593 -558 20,750 -2,715 -13.1
Nevada 29,964 32,665 -2,701 36,027 -6,063 -16.8
New York 229,224 273,128 -43,904 237,981 -8,757 -3.7
Ohio 77,152 93,550 -16,398 102,253 -25,101 -24.5
Oklahoma 37,186 38,867 -1,681 47,315 -10,129 -21.4
Oregon 51,776 61,777 -10,001 63,962 -12,186 -19.1
Pennsylvania 193,044 210,712 -17,668 209,770 -16,726 -8.0
Puerto Rico 29,785 30,203 -418 37,027 -7,242 -19.6
Rhode Island 13,245 14,923 -1,678 14,404 -1,159 -8.0
South Carolina 39,599 42,591 -2,992 54,228 -14,629 -27.0
South Dakota 2,043 2,741 -698 2,544 -501 -19.7
Tennessee 45,674 46,658 -984 53,172 -7,498 -14.1
Texas 150,338 150,991 -653 168,203 -17,865 -10.6
Utah 15,695 18,554 -2,859 21,480 -5,785 -26.9
Virginia 53,982 55,758 -1,776 58,107 -4,125 -7.1
Virgin Islands 623 521 102 426 197 46.2
Vermont 8,114 8,114 8,317 -203 -2.4
Washington 74,684 81,411 -6,727 84,411 -9,727 -11.5
Wisconsin 76,266 92,495 -16,229 85,698 -9,432 -11.0
West Virginia 16,907 17,224 -317 15,374 1,533 10.0
Wyoming 4,249 4,920 -671 5,728 -1,479 -25.8
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 3,113,241   3,401,494   3,539,900 -426,659 -12.1
Male 1,744,473 56.0% 1,948,180   1,991,470 -246,997 -12.4%
Female 1,351,993 43.4% 1,433,969   1,542,826 -190,833 -12.4%
Information Not Available 16,775 0.5% 19,345   5,604 11,171 199.3%
 
Ethnicity 3,113,241   3,401,494   3,539,900    
Hispanic or Latino 489,291 15.7% 537,756   547,278 -57,987 -10.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,179,046 83.0% 2,381,147   2,505,846 -326,800 -13.0%
Information Not Available 444,905 12.5% 482,591   486,777 -41,872 -8.6%
 
Race 3,113,241   3,401,494   3,539,900
American Indian or Alaskan Native 38,808 1.2% 41,290   42,029 -3,221 -7.7%
Asian 87,950 2.8% 93,284   95,517 -7,567 -7.9%
Black or African American 548,109 17.6% 540,799   627,554 -79,445 -12.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 14,377 0.5% 44,114   15,446 -1,069 -6.9%
White 1,694,328 54.4% 1,881,840   1,982,031 -287,703 -14.5%
Information Not Available 729,669 23.4% 800,166   777,323 -47,654 -6.1%
 
Years of Age 3,113,241   3,401,494   3,539,900
Younger than 22 84,186 2.7% 90,403   125,564 -41,378 -33.0%
22-24 187,186 6.0% 198,022   211,412 -24,226 -11.5%
25-34 758,953 24.4% 815,809   860,712 -101,759 -11.8%
35-44 688,473 22.1% 742,028   796,923 -108,450 -13.6%
45-54 745,346 23.9% 829,344   851,127 -105,781 -12.4%
55-59 300,609 9.7% 334,078   332,718 -32,109 -9.7%
60-64 199,400 6.4% 222,055   217,983 -18,583 -8.5%
65 and older 133,950 4.3% 152,156   138,099 -4,149 -3.0%
Information Not Available 15,138 0.5% 17,599   5,362 9,776 182.3%
 
Industry 3,113,241   3,401,494   3,539,900
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 78,552 2.5% 100,885   79,797 -1,245 -1.6%
Mining 17,173 0.6% 18,030   14,165 3,008 21.2%
Utilities 6,611 0.2% 6,676   7,228 -617 -8.5%
Construction 383,780 12.3% 459,955   447,379 -63,599 -14.2%
Manufacturing 305,694 9.8% 330,305   379,855 -74,161 -19.5%
Wholesale Trade 106,019 3.4% 111,246   128,478 -22,459 -17.5%
Retail Trade 281,501 9.0% 293,927   322,976 -41,475 -12.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 93,369 3.0% 135,926   117,681 -24,312 -20.7%
Information 94,520 3.0% 90,753   100,092 -5,572 -5.6%
Finance and Insurance 92,375 3.0% 94,305   108,867 -16,492 -15.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 43,672 1.4% 47,203   54,400 -10,728 -19.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 155,011 5.0% 150,164   175,618 -20,607 -11.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13,594 0.4% 15,210   14,175 -581 -4.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 385,877 12.4% 415,704   411,380 -25,503 -6.2%
Educational Services 67,739 2.2% 79,233   78,658 -10,919 -13.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 276,891 8.9% 280,805   298,961 -22,070 -7.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 50,621 1.6% 58,615   60,593 -9,972 -16.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 192,686 6.2% 209,191   232,926 -40,240 -17.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 90,125 2.9% 95,265   99,356 -9,231 -9.3%
Public Administration 56,882 1.8% 65,865   69,120 -12,238 -17.7%
Information Not Available 320,549 10.3% 342,231   338,195 -17,646 -5.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,884 14,251 13,325 -1,441 -10.8
Male 7,276 61.2% 9,078   8,158 -882 -10.8%
Female 4,608 38.8% 5,173   5,167 -559 -10.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 11,884   14,251   13,325    
Hispanic or Latino 575 4.8% 670   590 -15 -2.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,180 94.1% 13,438   12,575 -1,395 -11.1%
Information Not Available 129 1.1% 143   160 -31 -19.4%
 
Race 11,884 14,251 13,325
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,664 30.8% 4,096   3,936 -272 -6.9%
Asian 800 6.7% 837   952 -152 -16.0%
Black or African American 606 5.1% 608   532 74 13.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 217 1.8% 258   258 -41 -15.9%
White 6,112 51.4% 7,871   7,145 -1,033 -14.5%
Information Not Available 485 4.1% 581   502 -17 -3.4%
 
Years of Age 11,884 14,251 13,325
Younger than 22 453 2.6% 571   569 -116 -20.4%
22-24 946 5.4% 1,206   1,085 -139 -12.8%
25-34 3,402 19.6% 4,120   3,802 -400 -10.5%
35-44 2,470 14.2% 2,911   2,625 -155 -5.9%
45-54 2,621 15.1% 3,117   3,046 -425 -14.0%
55-59 1,041 6.0% 1,227   1,108 -67 -6.0%
60-64 602 3.5% 691   689 -87 -12.6%
65 and older 349 2.0% 408   401 -52 -13.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 11,884 14,251 13,325
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 61 0.5% 88   55 6 10.9%
Mining 402 3.4% 447   456 -54 -11.8%
Utilities 72 0.6% 93   49 23 46.9%
Construction 1,959 16.4% 2,825   2,456 -497 -20.2%
Manufacturing 891 7.5% 960   1,012 -121 -12.0%
Wholesale Trade 206 1.7% 209   179 27 15.1%
Retail Trade 1,197 10.0% 1,388   1,400 -203 -14.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 529 4.4% 680   559 -30 -5.4%
Information 111 0.9% 143   163 -52 -31.9%
Finance and Insurance 231 1.9% 242   269 -38 -14.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 343 2.9% 347   356 -13 -3.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 437 3.7% 449   400 37 9.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 20 0.2% 18   13 7 53.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 594 5.0% 778   644 -50 -7.8%
Educational Services 319 2.7% 353   398 -79 -19.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,077 9.0% 1,204   1,262 -185 -14.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 160 1.3% 234   170 -10 -5.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,196 10.0% 1,360   1,196 0 0.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 478 4.0% 489   439 39 8.9%
Public Administration 1,182 9.9% 1,480   1,310 -128 -9.8%
Information Not Available 419 3.5% 464   539 -120 -22.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,835 32,981 42,256
Male 17,555 51.9% 17,444   22,426 -4,871 -21.7%
Female 16,266 48.1% 15,528   19,695 -3,429 -17.4%
Information Not Available 14 0.0% 9   135 -121 -89.6%
 
Ethnicity 33,835 32,981 42,256
Hispanic or Latino 466 1.4% 489   707 -241 -34.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 28,269 83.5% 27,534   35,005 -6,736 -19.2%
Information Not Available 5,100 15.1% 4,958   6,544 -1,444 -22.1%
 
Race 33,835 32,981 42,256
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,572 4.6% 1,420   1,709 -137 -8.0%
Asian 615 1.8% 693   807 -192 -23.8%
Black or African American 13,497 39.9% 13,003   16,048 -2,551 -15.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 36 0.1% 47   60 -24 -40.0%
White 16,683 49.3% 16,393   21,640 -4,957 -22.9%
Information Not Available 1,432 4.2% 1,425   1,992 -560 -28.1%
 
Years of Age 33,835 32,981 42,256
Younger than 22 1,225 2.5% 1,212   1,718 -493 -28.7%
22-24 2,413 5.0% 2,366   3,016 -603 -20.0%
25-34 8,913 18.3% 8,675   10,962 -2,049 -18.7%
35-44 7,839 16.1% 7,700   9,751 -1,912 -19.6%
45-54 7,394 15.2% 7,323   9,504 -2,110 -22.2%
55-59 2,972 6.1% 2,791   3,546 -574 -16.2%
60-64 1,818 3.7% 1,753   2,289 -471 -20.6%
65 and older 1,239 2.5% 1,146   1,443 -204 -14.1%
Information Not Available 22 0.0% 15   27 -5 -18.5%
 
Industry 33,835 32,981 42,256
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 226 0.7% 244   315 -89 -28.3%
Mining 174 0.5% 192   142 32 22.5%
Utilities 58 0.2% 61   58 0 0.0%
Construction 3,469 10.2% 3,433   5,108 -1,639 -32.1%
Manufacturing 5,269 15.5% 5,170   7,590 -2,321 -30.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,232 3.6% 1,215   1,294 -62 -4.8%
Retail Trade 3,891 11.4% 3,791   4,674 -783 -16.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,049 3.1% 1,062   1,187 -138 -11.6%
Information 421 1.2% 428   562 -141 -25.1%
Finance and Insurance 972 2.9% 974   1,010 -38 -3.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 472 1.4% 457   545 -73 -13.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,737 5.1% 1,476   1,942 -205 -10.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 142 0.4% 173   84 58 69.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,779 14.0% 4,811   5,506 -727 -13.2%
Educational Services 602 1.8% 637   648 -46 -7.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,921 8.6% 3,005   3,334 -413 -12.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 200 0.6% 226   480 -280 -58.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,006 8.8% 2,536   3,952 -946 -23.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 746 2.2% 735   1,104 -358 -32.4%
Public Administration 532 1.6% 490   657 -125 -19.0%
Information Not Available 1,937 5.7% 1,865   2,064 -127 -6.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 29,372 29,200 35,413
Male 15,216 51.8% 15,872   19,247 -4,031 -20.9%
Female 13,539 46.1% 12,532   16,165 -2,626 -16.2%
Information Not Available 617 2.1% 796   1 616 61600.0%
 
Ethnicity 29,372 29,200 35,413
Hispanic or Latino 1,173 4.0% 1,092   1,204 -31 -2.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,582 93.9% 27,312   34,208 -6,626 -19.4%
Information Not Available 617 2.1% 796   1 616 61600.0%
 
Race 29,372 29,200 35,413
American Indian or Alaskan Native 330 1.1% 337   419 -89 -21.2%
Asian 242 0.8% 278   204 38 18.6%
Black or African American 8,250 28.1% 7,835   10,535 -2,285 -21.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 205 0.7% 256   225 -20 -8.9%
White 18,555 63.2% 18,606   22,823 -4,268 -18.7%
Information Not Available 1,790 6.1% 1,888   1,207 583 48.3%
 
Years of Age 29,372 29,200 35,413
Younger than 22 1,164 2.5% 1,062   989 175 17.7%
22-24 1,917 4.1% 1,781   2,575 -658 -25.6%
25-34 7,303 15.7% 6,933   9,620 -2,317 -24.1%
35-44 6,710 14.5% 6,594   8,367 -1,657 -19.8%
45-54 6,704 14.5% 6,876   8,045 -1,341 -16.7%
55-59 2,433 5.2% 2,553   2,936 -503 -17.1%
60-64 1,549 3.3% 1,566   1,790 -241 -13.5%
65 and older 975 2.1% 1,037   1,086 -111 -10.2%
Information Not Available 617 1.3% 798   5 612 12240.0%
 
Industry 29,372 29,200 35,413
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 349 1.2% 465   489 -140 -28.6%
Mining 359 1.2% 351   188 171 91.0%
Utilities 33 0.1% 26   86 -53 -61.6%
Construction 2,546 8.6% 2,907   4,237 -1,691 -39.9%
Manufacturing 4,650 15.6% 5,224   6,200 -1,550 -25.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,482 5.0% 1,218   1,398 84 6.0%
Retail Trade 3,071 10.3% 2,917   4,689 -1,618 -34.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,184 4.0% 1,237   1,279 -95 -7.4%
Information 396 1.3% 434   333 63 18.9%
Finance and Insurance 434 1.5% 440   500 -66 -13.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 329 1.1% 342   424 -95 -22.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 919 3.1% 759   704 215 30.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 79 0.3% 66   112 -33 -29.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,862 9.6% 2,704   3,796 -934 -24.6%
Educational Services 632 2.1% 592   1,430 -798 -55.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,728 12.5% 3,253   4,280 -552 -12.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 182 0.6% 179   371 -189 -50.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,930 6.5% 1,774   3,253 -1,323 -40.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 621 2.1% 637   682 -61 -8.9%
Public Administration 478 1.6% 489   946 -468 -49.5%
Information Not Available 3,108 10.5% 3,186   16 3,092 19325.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 56,817 54,484 65,208
Male 32,509 57.2% 31,494   37,975 -5,466 -14.4%
Female 24,284 42.7% 22,964   27,212 -2,928 -10.8%
Information Not Available 24 0.0% 26   21 3 14.3%
 
Ethnicity 56,817 54,484 65,208
Hispanic or Latino 21,661 38.1% 19,721   23,741 -2,080 -8.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,828 43.7% 25,005   29,547 -4,719 -16.0%
Information Not Available 10,328 18.2% 9,758   11,920 -1,592 -13.4%
 
Race 56,817 54,484 65,208
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,061 5.4% 3,073   3,456 -395 -11.4%
Asian 2,103 3.7% 1,604   2,099 4 0.2%
Black or African American 3,467 6.1% 3,469   3,853 -386 -10.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 320 0.6% 301   326 -6 -1.8%
White 32,694 57.5% 31,667   38,049 -5,355 -14.1%
Information Not Available 15,172 26.7% 14,370   17,425 -2,253 -12.9%
 
Years of Age 56,817 54,484 65,208
Younger than 22 2,260 2.6% 2,063   2,642 -382 -14.5%
22-24 3,828 4.5% 3,590   4,217 -389 -9.2%
25-34 12,852 15.0% 12,479   14,917 -2,065 -13.8%
35-44 12,063 14.0% 11,814   14,494 -2,431 -16.8%
45-54 14,139 16.5% 13,464   16,051 -1,912 -11.9%
55-59 5,562 6.5% 5,278   6,156 -594 -9.6%
60-64 3,628 4.2% 3,509   4,129 -501 -12.1%
65 and older 2,485 2.9% 2,287   2,602 -117 -4.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 56,817 54,484 65,208
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 7,506 11.7% 6,200   7,684 -178 -2.3%
Mining 132 0.2% 134   119 13 10.9%
Utilities 90 0.1% 79   98 -8 -8.2%
Construction 5,132 8.0% 5,875   7,468 -2,336 -31.3%
Manufacturing 2,665 4.1% 2,721   3,325 -660 -19.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,900 3.0% 1,851   2,200 -300 -13.6%
Retail Trade 4,516 7.0% 4,609   5,811 -1,295 -22.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,235 1.9% 1,100   1,298 -63 -4.9%
Information 670 1.0% 637   693 -23 -3.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,739 2.7% 1,732   2,317 -578 -24.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,116 1.7% 1,057   1,248 -132 -10.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,939 4.6% 2,609   3,196 -257 -8.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 181 0.3% 172   175 6 3.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,467 11.6% 7,345   8,246 -779 -9.4%
Educational Services 1,488 2.3% 1,395   1,659 -171 -10.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,432 6.9% 4,457   5,035 -603 -12.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 650 1.0% 647   779 -129 -16.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,216 5.0% 2,975   3,629 -413 -11.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,159 1.8% 1,150   1,350 -191 -14.1%
Public Administration 1,261 2.0% 1,160   1,443 -182 -12.6%
Information Not Available 7,323 11.4% 6,579   7,435 -112 -1.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 506,456 542,349 543,602
Male 286,229 56.5% 309,568   311,984 -25,755 -8.3%
Female 219,474 43.3% 231,757   230,789 -11,315 -4.9%
Information Not Available 753 0.1% 1,024   829 -76 -9.2%
 
Ethnicity 506,456 542,349 543,602
Hispanic or Latino 167,595 33.1% 186,336   176,383 -8,788 -5.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 237,363 46.9% 250,187   275,898 -38,535 -14.0%
Information Not Available 101,498 20.0% 105,826   91,321 10,177 11.1%
 
Race 506,456 542,349 543,602
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,578 0.7% 3,165   3,130 448 14.3%
Asian 39,168 7.7% 42,722   42,439 -3,271 -7.7%
Black or African American 31,542 6.2% 31,180   40,045 -8,503 -21.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 163,075 32.2% 173,120   190,284 -27,209 -14.3%
Information Not Available 269,093 53.1% 292,162   267,704 1,389 0.5%
 
Years of Age 506,456 542,349 543,602
Younger than 22 13,276 2.1% 14,706   15,005 -1,729 -11.5%
22-24 33,425 5.2% 33,135   35,166 -1,741 -5.0%
25-34 124,847 19.6% 131,329   137,443 -12,596 -9.2%
35-44 111,667 17.5% 110,294   118,755 -7,088 -6.0%
45-54 119,105 18.7% 136,169   126,580 -7,475 -5.9%
55-59 47,925 7.5% 54,263   54,130 -6,205 -11.5%
60-64 32,766 5.1% 36,765   34,706 -1,940 -5.6%
65 and older 23,068 3.6% 25,223   21,081 1,987 9.4%
Information Not Available 377 0.1% 465   736 -359 -48.8%
 
Industry 506,456 542,349 543,602
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 54,139 9.7% 73,995   51,368 2,771 5.4%
Mining 753 0.1% 652   1,197 -444 -37.1%
Utilities 1,695 0.3% 1,675   1,749 -54 -3.1%
Construction 56,963 10.2% 62,547   71,621 -14,658 -20.5%
Manufacturing 54,609 9.7% 57,800   58,089 -3,480 -6.0%
Wholesale Trade 3,860 0.7% 3,816   7,088 -3,228 -45.5%
Retail Trade 41,051 7.3% 41,418   47,318 -6,267 -13.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 13,747 2.5% 16,474   13,348 399 3.0%
Information 45,100 8.0% 41,139   42,531 2,569 6.0%
Finance and Insurance 12,240 2.2% 12,472   12,980 -740 -5.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3,295 0.6% 3,258   6,628 -3,333 -50.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 11,393 2.0% 13,403   11,691 -298 -2.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 86,717 15.5% 88,421   86,627 90 0.1%
Educational Services 12,805 2.3% 16,381   16,294 -3,489 -21.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 36,061 6.4% 34,624   37,560 -1,499 -4.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 9,321 1.7% 9,214   10,771 -1,450 -13.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 23,633 4.2% 23,083   27,894 -4,261 -15.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 16,383 2.9% 17,870   16,110 273 1.7%
Public Administration 7,626 1.4% 7,353   8,009 -383 -4.8%
Information Not Available 15,065 2.7% 16,754   14,729 336 2.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 41,912 43,346 48,595
Male 23,855 56.9% 25,748   28,556 -4,701 -16.5%
Female 18,057 43.1% 17,598   20,039 -1,982 -9.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 41,912 43,346 48,595
Hispanic or Latino 8,766 20.9% 9,677   10,028 -1,262 -12.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,037 69.3% 29,377   32,901 -3,864 -11.7%
Information Not Available 4,109 9.8% 4,292   5,666 -1,557 -27.5%
 
Race 41,912 43,346 48,595
American Indian or Alaskan Native 795 1.9% 783   722 73 10.1%
Asian 714 1.7% 721   804 -90 -11.2%
Black or African American 2,691 6.4% 2,799   2,922 -231 -7.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 163 0.4% 173   191 -28 -14.7%
White 30,600 73.0% 31,348   34,976 -4,376 -12.5%
Information Not Available 6,949 16.6% 7,522   8,980 -2,031 -22.6%
 
Years of Age 41,912 43,346 48,595
Younger than 22 815 1.2% 893   1,058 -243 -23.0%
22-24 1,756 2.5% 1,775   2,259 -503 -22.3%
25-34 9,969 14.3% 9,936   11,654 -1,685 -14.5%
35-44 9,436 13.6% 9,831   11,233 -1,797 -16.0%
45-54 10,715 15.4% 11,191   12,660 -1,945 -15.4%
55-59 4,632 6.7% 4,903   5,032 -400 -7.9%
60-64 3,028 4.4% 3,187   3,167 -139 -4.4%
65 and older 1,539 2.2% 1,598   1,518 21 1.4%
Information Not Available 22 0.0% 32   14 8 57.1%
 
Industry 41,912 43,346 48,595
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 290 0.7% 320   318 -28 -8.8%
Mining 542 1.3% 550   418 124 29.7%
Utilities 64 0.2% 69   79 -15 -19.0%
Construction 5,850 13.9% 7,413   8,540 -2,690 -31.5%
Manufacturing 2,935 7.0% 3,009   2,893 42 1.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,749 4.1% 1,786   1,990 -241 -12.1%
Retail Trade 3,973 9.4% 3,956   4,666 -693 -14.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,114 2.6% 1,156   1,351 -237 -17.5%
Information 1,556 3.7% 1,502   1,402 154 11.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,443 3.4% 1,475   1,895 -452 -23.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,015 2.4% 991   1,186 -171 -14.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,923 6.9% 2,797   3,308 -385 -11.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 404 1.0% 391   474 -70 -14.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,058 12.0% 5,696   5,961 -903 -15.1%
Educational Services 1,158 2.7% 1,159   1,138 20 1.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,508 8.3% 3,489   3,545 -37 -1.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,421 3.4% 992   1,542 -121 -7.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,679 8.7% 3,060   4,070 -391 -9.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,216 2.9% 1,263   1,376 -160 -11.6%
Public Administration 892 2.1% 1,052   1,034 -142 -13.7%
Information Not Available 1,122 2.7% 1,220   1,409 -287 -20.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 50,669 55,037 55,099
Male 28,714 56.7% 31,710   30,954 -2,240 -7.2%
Female 21,955 43.3% 23,327   24,145 -2,190 -9.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 50,669 55,037 55,099
Hispanic or Latino 7,558 14.9% 8,323   8,095 -537 -6.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 43,111 85.1% 46,714   47,004 -3,893 -8.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 50,669 55,037 55,099
American Indian or Alaskan Native 163 0.3% 165   164 -1 -0.6%
Asian 873 1.7% 847   864 9 1.0%
Black or African American 7,127 14.1% 7,394   7,853 -726 -9.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 28,394 56.0% 31,013   31,371 -2,977 -9.5%
Information Not Available 14,112 27.9% 15,618   14,847 -735 -5.0%
 
Years of Age 50,669 55,037 55,099
Younger than 22 1,241 1.6% 1,220   1,627 -386 -23.7%
22-24 3,082 4.1% 3,280   3,606 -524 -14.5%
25-34 11,953 15.9% 12,772   12,951 -998 -7.7%
35-44 10,114 13.4% 11,265   11,176 -1,062 -9.5%
45-54 12,214 16.2% 13,463   13,169 -955 -7.3%
55-59 5,192 6.9% 5,551   5,371 -179 -3.3%
60-64 3,708 4.9% 3,977   3,994 -286 -7.2%
65 and older 3,165 4.2% 3,509   3,205 -40 -1.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 50,669 55,037 55,099
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 306 0.6% 453   459 -153 -33.3%
Mining 31 0.1% 34   35 -4 -11.4%
Utilities 104 0.2% 112   103 1 1.0%
Construction 6,587 12.9% 7,763   6,735 -148 -2.2%
Manufacturing 5,521 10.8% 5,470   5,856 -335 -5.7%
Wholesale Trade 2,036 4.0% 2,092   2,274 -238 -10.5%
Retail Trade 6,318 12.4% 6,533   7,359 -1,041 -14.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,805 3.5% 2,967   1,748 57 3.3%
Information 969 1.9% 963   1,135 -166 -14.6%
Finance and Insurance 2,280 4.5% 2,294   2,983 -703 -23.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 756 1.5% 871   859 -103 -12.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,454 4.8% 2,220   2,703 -249 -9.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 275 0.5% 265   273 2 0.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,040 11.8% 6,709   6,167 -127 -2.1%
Educational Services 1,294 2.5% 1,442   1,506 -212 -14.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,988 11.7% 6,174   5,866 122 2.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,185 2.3% 1,492   1,402 -217 -15.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,664 7.2% 3,863   3,880 -216 -5.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,683 3.3% 1,721   1,712 -29 -1.7%
Public Administration 634 1.2% 742   1,253 -619 -49.4%
Information Not Available 739 1.4% 857   791 -52 -6.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,991 11,434 10,638
Male 5,342 48.6% 5,634   5,056 286 5.7%
Female 5,645 51.4% 5,794   5,582 63 1.1%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 6   0 4 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 10,991 11,434 10,638
Hispanic or Latino 895 8.1% 1,040   939 -44 -4.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,034 91.3% 10,349   9,699 335 3.5%
Information Not Available 62 0.6% 45   0 62 0.0%
 
Race 10,991 11,434 10,638
American Indian or Alaskan Native 84 0.8% 71   80 4 5.0%
Asian 303 2.8% 340   361 -58 -16.1%
Black or African American 7,631 69.4% 7,856   7,359 272 3.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 36 0.3% 43   51 -15 -29.4%
White 2,479 22.6% 2,656   2,461 18 0.7%
Information Not Available 458 4.2% 468   326 132 40.5%
 
Years of Age 10,991 11,434 10,638
Younger than 22 243 1.9% 290   289 -46 -15.9%
22-24 622 4.9% 645   618 4 0.6%
25-34 2,969 23.2% 3,032   2,722 247 9.1%
35-44 2,580 20.1% 2,643   2,433 147 6.0%
45-54 2,573 20.1% 2,684   2,653 -80 -3.0%
55-59 1,015 7.9% 1,067   936 79 8.4%
60-64 650 5.1% 708   641 9 1.4%
65 and older 339 2.6% 365   346 -7 -2.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,991 11,434 10,638
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 2 0.0% 2   0 2 0.0%
Construction 48 0.4% 58   3 45 1500.0%
Manufacturing 4 0.0% 2   0 4 0.0%
Wholesale Trade 14 0.1% 13   0 14 0.0%
Retail Trade 21 0.2% 31   1 20 2000.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 15 0.1% 16   2 13 650.0%
Information 11 0.1% 16   1 10 1000.0%
Finance and Insurance 11 0.1% 10   0 11 0.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 13 0.1% 14   3 10 333.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 82 0.7% 81   10 72 720.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 84 0.8% 82   16 68 425.0%
Educational Services 10 0.1% 11   0 10 0.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 34 0.3% 27   4 30 750.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6 0.1% 7   1 5 500.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 26 0.2% 31   6 20 333.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 25 0.2% 21   5 20 400.0%
Public Administration 2 0.0% 2   0 2 0.0%
Information Not Available 10,582 96.3% 11,009   10,586 -4 0.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,089 10,429 9,629
Male 4,669 51.4% 5,357   4,901 -232 -4.7%
Female 4,420 48.6% 5,072   4,728 -308 -6.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,089 10,429 9,629
Hispanic or Latino 569 6.3% 617   493 76 15.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,521 93.7% 9,812   9,137 -616 -6.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 9,089 10,429 9,629
American Indian or Alaskan Native 19 0.2% 20   18 1 5.6%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 3,137 34.5% 3,551   3,274 -137 -4.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 62 0.7% 59   83 -21 -25.3%
White 4,611 50.7% 5,425   5,192 -581 -11.2%
Information Not Available 1,260 13.9% 1,373   1,061 199 18.8%
 
Years of Age 9,089 10,429 9,629
Younger than 22 239 1.8% 304   366 -127 -34.7%
22-24 595 4.6% 680   720 -125 -17.4%
25-34 2,214 17.0% 2,541   2,532 -318 -12.6%
35-44 1,811 13.9% 2,109   1,924 -113 -5.9%
45-54 2,163 16.6% 2,498   2,210 -47 -2.1%
55-59 913 7.0% 1,010   818 95 11.6%
60-64 653 5.0% 702   568 85 15.0%
65 and older 423 3.2% 488   407 16 3.9%
Information Not Available 78 0.6% 97   84 -6 -7.1%
 
Industry 9,089 10,429 9,629
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 23 0.3% 27   24 -1 -4.2%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 27 0.3% 32   23 4 17.4%
Construction 884 9.7% 1,025   843 41 4.9%
Manufacturing 821 9.0% 889   831 -10 -1.2%
Wholesale Trade 328 3.6% 348   339 -11 -3.2%
Retail Trade 1,454 16.0% 1,603   1,545 -91 -5.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 214 2.3% 243   216 -2 -0.9%
Information 120 1.3% 155   171 -51 -29.8%
Finance and Insurance 924 10.1% 1,033   771 153 19.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 192 2.1% 240   216 -24 -11.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 495 5.4% 525   499 -4 -0.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 23 0.3% 32   30 -7 -23.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,412 15.5% 1,610   1,459 -47 -3.2%
Educational Services 139 1.5% 153   151 -12 -7.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 767 8.4% 916   899 -132 -14.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 203 2.2% 231   239 -36 -15.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 726 8.0% 948   966 -240 -24.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 261 2.9% 287   283 -22 -7.8%
Public Administration 56 0.6% 102   98 -42 -42.9%
Information Not Available 20 0.2% 30   26 -6 -23.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 126,463 122,946 167,386
Male 66,004 52.2% 64,805   88,977 -22,973 -25.8%
Female 60,406 47.8% 58,082   77,962 -17,556 -22.5%
Information Not Available 53 0.0% 59   447 -394 -88.1%
 
Ethnicity 126,463 122,946 167,386
Hispanic or Latino 33,065 26.1% 31,878   46,703 -13,638 -29.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 89,830 71.0% 87,180   110,933 -21,103 -19.0%
Information Not Available 3,568 2.8% 3,888   9,750 -6,182 -63.4%
 
Race 126,463 122,946 167,386
American Indian or Alaskan Native 556 0.4% 519   968 -412 -42.6%
Asian 505 0.4% 516   1,377 -872 -63.3%
Black or African American 28,332 22.4% 26,884   32,562 -4,230 -13.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,359 1.1% 1,366   1,935 -576 -29.8%
White 80,138 63.4% 78,178   104,086 -23,948 -23.0%
Information Not Available 15,573 12.3% 15,483   26,458 -10,885 -41.1%
 
Years of Age 126,463 122,946 167,386
Younger than 22 2,191 1.1% 1,937   3,386 -1,195 -35.3%
22-24 6,346 3.2% 5,896   9,824 -3,478 -35.4%
25-34 28,429 14.4% 27,430   37,251 -8,822 -23.7%
35-44 27,923 14.2% 27,167   37,697 -9,774 -25.9%
45-54 31,732 16.1% 31,001   41,977 -10,245 -24.4%
55-59 13,124 6.7% 12,962   17,304 -4,180 -24.2%
60-64 9,468 4.8% 9,362   10,941 -1,473 -13.5%
65 and older 7,248 3.7% 7,189   9,006 -1,758 -19.5%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 2   0 2 0.0%
 
Industry 126,463 122,946 167,386
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,934 1.5% 1,297   1,786 148 8.3%
Mining 111 0.1% 112   223 -112 -50.2%
Utilities 239 0.2% 236   260 -21 -8.1%
Construction 10,793 8.4% 10,950   15,258 -4,465 -29.3%
Manufacturing 6,731 5.2% 6,747   8,559 -1,828 -21.4%
Wholesale Trade 5,326 4.1% 5,307   7,182 -1,856 -25.8%
Retail Trade 15,035 11.7% 14,272   20,244 -5,209 -25.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,274 2.5% 3,107   3,424 -150 -4.4%
Information 2,419 1.9% 2,390   3,126 -707 -22.6%
Finance and Insurance 4,908 3.8% 4,845   7,368 -2,460 -33.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,989 2.3% 3,022   4,354 -1,365 -31.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 8,548 6.7% 8,159   11,350 -2,802 -24.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 673 0.5% 663   707 -34 -4.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 23,324 18.2% 22,748   29,585 -6,261 -21.2%
Educational Services 2,701 2.1% 2,536   3,535 -834 -23.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 11,949 9.3% 11,630   13,508 -1,559 -11.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,321 1.8% 2,155   3,014 -693 -23.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 10,009 7.8% 8,960   13,360 -3,351 -25.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,711 2.9% 3,697   5,135 -1,424 -27.7%
Public Administration 1,949 1.5% 2,096   2,717 -768 -28.3%
Information Not Available 7,519 5.9% 8,017   12,691 -5,172 -40.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 73,331 83,876 95,258
Male 37,500 51.1% 43,217   47,437 -9,937 -20.9%
Female 34,877 47.6% 39,539   46,406 -11,529 -24.8%
Information Not Available 954 1.3% 1,120   1,415 -461 -32.6%
 
Ethnicity 73,331 83,876 95,258
Hispanic or Latino 97 0.1% 353   294 -197 -67.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 72,280 98.6% 82,403   93,549 -21,269 -22.7%
Information Not Available 954 1.3% 1,120   1,415 -461 -32.6%
 
Race 73,331 83,876 95,258
American Indian or Alaskan Native 401 0.5% 393   451 -50 -11.1%
Asian 1,139 1.6% 1,273   1,387 -248 -17.9%
Black or African American 35,006 47.7% 39,587   44,730 -9,724 -21.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 35,831 48.9% 41,503   47,275 -11,444 -24.2%
Information Not Available 954 1.3% 1,120   1,415 -461 -32.6%
 
Years of Age 73,331 83,876 95,258
Younger than 22 1,423 1.4% 1,448   1,981 -558 -28.2%
22-24 3,850 3.7% 4,073   4,699 -849 -18.1%
25-34 17,117 16.4% 19,156   21,624 -4,507 -20.8%
35-44 17,261 16.5% 19,954   22,578 -5,317 -23.5%
45-54 17,468 16.7% 19,981   22,845 -5,377 -23.5%
55-59 6,665 6.4% 7,739   8,783 -2,118 -24.1%
60-64 4,665 4.5% 5,604   6,134 -1,469 -23.9%
65 and older 2,861 2.7% 3,466   3,720 -859 -23.1%
Information Not Available 2,021 1.9% 2,455   2,894 -873 -30.2%
 
Industry 73,331 83,876 95,258
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 843 1.1% 1,200   1,288 -445 -34.5%
Mining 96 0.1% 91   77 19 24.7%
Utilities 132 0.2% 157   207 -75 -36.2%
Construction 4,940 6.7% 5,691   6,790 -1,850 -27.2%
Manufacturing 5,468 7.4% 6,739   7,641 -2,173 -28.4%
Wholesale Trade 3,455 4.7% 4,252   5,529 -2,074 -37.5%
Retail Trade 6,434 8.7% 7,146   7,819 -1,385 -17.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,795 2.4% 2,386   2,062 -267 -12.9%
Information 1,577 2.1% 1,890   2,633 -1,056 -40.1%
Finance and Insurance 2,155 2.9% 2,474   2,863 -708 -24.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,281 1.7% 1,501   1,768 -487 -27.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 11,484 15.5% 13,199   14,997 -3,513 -23.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 91 0.1% 116   196 -105 -53.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 192 0.3% 209   264 -72 -27.3%
Educational Services 1,727 2.3% 2,098   2,374 -647 -27.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,485 6.0% 4,972   5,827 -1,342 -23.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4,109 5.5% 4,004   5,085 -976 -19.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 566 0.8% 719   1,021 -455 -44.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,057 1.4% 971   1,320 -263 -19.9%
Public Administration 1,090 1.5% 1,269   1,376 -286 -20.8%
Information Not Available 20,354 27.4% 22,792   24,121 -3,767 -15.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,381 13,530 14,575
Male 9,151 68.4% 9,291   9,670 -519 -5.4%
Female 4,230 31.6% 4,239   4,901 -671 -13.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   4 -4 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 13,381 13,530 14,575
Hispanic or Latino 668 5.0% 694   716 -48 -6.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,023 74.9% 10,114   11,223 -1,200 -10.7%
Information Not Available 2,690 20.1% 2,722   2,636 54 2.0%
 
Race 13,381 13,530 14,575
American Indian or Alaskan Native 52 0.4% 50   65 -13 -20.0%
Asian 4,622 34.5% 4,725   5,207 -585 -11.2%
Black or African American 241 1.8% 246   236 5 2.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3,510 26.2% 3,564   3,586 -76 -2.1%
White 3,323 24.8% 3,353   3,754 -431 -11.5%
Information Not Available 1,633 12.2% 1,592   1,727 -94 -5.4%
 
Years of Age 13,381 13,530 14,575
Younger than 22 199 1.3% 197   197 2 1.0%
22-24 553 3.5% 562   615 -62 -10.1%
25-34 3,239 20.6% 3,269   3,401 -162 -4.8%
35-44 3,130 19.9% 3,181   3,476 -346 -10.0%
45-54 3,145 20.0% 3,186   3,476 -331 -9.5%
55-59 1,402 8.9% 1,419   1,575 -173 -11.0%
60-64 1,003 6.4% 1,001   1,063 -60 -5.6%
65 and older 710 4.5% 715   772 -62 -8.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 13,381 13,530 14,575
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 351 2.6% 308   497 -146 -29.4%
Mining 2 0.0% 3   2 0 0.0%
Utilities 10 0.1% 8   14 -4 -28.6%
Construction 4,096 29.8% 4,318   4,165 -69 -1.7%
Manufacturing 514 3.7% 566   369 145 39.3%
Wholesale Trade 266 1.9% 272   320 -54 -16.9%
Retail Trade 685 5.0% 703   896 -211 -23.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 423 3.1% 448   488 -65 -13.3%
Information 416 3.0% 242   561 -145 -25.8%
Finance and Insurance 153 1.1% 167   172 -19 -11.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 225 1.6% 238   254 -29 -11.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 499 3.6% 405   583 -84 -14.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 44 0.3% 47   29 15 51.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,715 12.5% 1,874   1,904 -189 -9.9%
Educational Services 103 0.8% 88   112 -9 -8.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 820 6.0% 879   712 108 15.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 163 1.2% 168   201 -38 -18.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,112 8.1% 1,034   1,489 -377 -25.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 350 2.5% 343   354 -4 -1.1%
Public Administration 186 1.4% 200   212 -26 -12.3%
Information Not Available 1,248 9.1% 1,219   1,241 7 0.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,326 24,278 26,754
Male 11,390 53.4% 14,748   14,801 -3,411 -23.0%
Female 9,936 46.6% 9,530   11,953 -2,017 -16.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 21,326 24,278 26,754
Hispanic or Latino 1,171 5.5% 1,428   1,170 1 0.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 18,742 87.9% 20,937   19,547 -805 -4.1%
Information Not Available 1,413 6.6% 1,913   6,037 -4,624 -76.6%
 
Race 21,326 24,278 26,754
American Indian or Alaskan Native 116 0.5% 140   119 -3 -2.5%
Asian 291 1.4% 294   233 58 24.9%
Black or African American 1,634 7.7% 1,634   1,596 38 2.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 16,701 78.3% 18,869   17,599 -898 -5.1%
Information Not Available 2,584 12.1% 3,341   7,207 -4,623 -64.1%
 
Years of Age 21,326 24,278 26,754
Younger than 22 518 1.4% 597   699 -181 -25.9%
22-24 1,145 3.1% 1,278   1,423 -278 -19.5%
25-34 4,818 13.2% 5,459   6,060 -1,242 -20.5%
35-44 4,531 12.4% 5,237   5,730 -1,199 -20.9%
45-54 5,253 14.4% 6,027   6,867 -1,614 -23.5%
55-59 2,429 6.7% 2,706   2,832 -403 -14.2%
60-64 1,589 4.4% 1,767   1,981 -392 -19.8%
65 and older 1,043 2.9% 1,207   1,162 -119 -10.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 21,326 24,278 26,754
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 136 0.6% 169   145 -9 -6.2%
Mining 60 0.3% 233   87 -27 -31.0%
Utilities 36 0.2% 46   62 -26 -41.9%
Construction 3,020 14.1% 5,306   4,151 -1,131 -27.2%
Manufacturing 3,716 17.3% 4,019   4,720 -1,004 -21.3%
Wholesale Trade 978 4.6% 1,139   1,693 -715 -42.2%
Retail Trade 2,048 9.5% 2,127   2,522 -474 -18.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 663 3.1% 881   917 -254 -27.7%
Information 814 3.8% 749   978 -164 -16.8%
Finance and Insurance 903 4.2% 866   1,069 -166 -15.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 255 1.2% 262   314 -59 -18.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 969 4.5% 737   1,043 -74 -7.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 27 0.1% 38   50 -23 -46.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,453 11.4% 2,656   2,789 -336 -12.0%
Educational Services 432 2.0% 385   500 -68 -13.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,964 9.2% 1,927   2,251 -287 -12.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 237 1.1% 225   293 -56 -19.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,606 7.5% 1,366   1,791 -185 -10.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 521 2.4% 508   658 -137 -20.8%
Public Administration 302 1.4% 376   408 -106 -26.0%
Information Not Available 186 0.9% 263   313 -127 -40.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,113 18,547 19,286
Male 8,940 59.2% 11,862   11,806 -2,866 -24.3%
Female 6,168 40.8% 6,678   7,476 -1,308 -17.5%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 7   4 1 25.0%
 
Ethnicity 15,113 18,547 19,286
Hispanic or Latino 1,825 12.1% 2,148   2,152 -327 -15.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,543 83.0% 15,553   16,343 -3,800 -23.3%
Information Not Available 745 4.9% 846   791 -46 -5.8%
 
Race 15,113 18,547 19,286
American Indian or Alaskan Native 293 1.9% 327   303 -10 -3.3%
Asian 156 1.0% 167   188 -32 -17.0%
Black or African American 125 0.8% 143   156 -31 -19.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 56 0.4% 69   56 0 0.0%
White 12,181 80.6% 15,177   15,833 -3,652 -23.1%
Information Not Available 2,302 15.2% 2,664   2,750 -448 -16.3%
 
Years of Age 15,113 18,547 19,286
Younger than 22 403 1.5% 456   561 -158 -28.2%
22-24 880 3.4% 1,092   1,143 -263 -23.0%
25-34 3,530 13.5% 4,451   4,654 -1,124 -24.2%
35-44 3,127 11.9% 4,079   4,226 -1,099 -26.0%
45-54 3,664 14.0% 4,373   4,619 -955 -20.7%
55-59 1,670 6.4% 2,006   2,002 -332 -16.6%
60-64 1,116 4.3% 1,283   1,272 -156 -12.3%
65 and older 723 2.8% 807   809 -86 -10.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 15,113 18,547 19,286
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 801 5.0% 1,185   959 -158 -16.5%
Mining 101 0.6% 157   88 13 14.8%
Utilities 26 0.2% 33   27 -1 -3.7%
Construction 1,788 11.2% 2,838   3,188 -1,400 -43.9%
Manufacturing 1,491 9.4% 1,723   1,903 -412 -21.7%
Wholesale Trade 547 3.4% 621   736 -189 -25.7%
Retail Trade 1,616 10.2% 1,809   2,068 -452 -21.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 686 4.3% 812   762 -76 -10.0%
Information 228 1.4% 265   260 -32 -12.3%
Finance and Insurance 262 1.6% 297   407 -145 -35.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 158 1.0% 175   237 -79 -33.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 742 4.7% 819   810 -68 -8.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 32 0.2% 39   52 -20 -38.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,563 9.8% 1,940   1,810 -247 -13.6%
Educational Services 255 1.6% 260   255 0 0.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,327 8.3% 1,455   1,529 -202 -13.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 248 1.6% 271   323 -75 -23.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,087 6.8% 1,126   1,292 -205 -15.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 312 2.0% 396   408 -96 -23.5%
Public Administration 308 1.9% 433   401 -93 -23.2%
Information Not Available 1,535 9.6% 1,893   1,771 -236 -13.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 167,182 185,111 175,958
Male 98,256 58.8% 112,362   104,041 -5,785 -5.6%
Female 67,857 40.6% 71,507   71,046 -3,189 -4.5%
Information Not Available 1,069 0.6% 1,242   871 198 22.7%
 
Ethnicity 167,182 185,111 175,958
Hispanic or Latino 24,411 14.6% 29,983   26,408 -1,997 -7.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 126,178 75.5% 137,230   135,324 -9,146 -6.8%
Information Not Available 16,593 9.9% 17,898   14,226 2,367 16.6%
 
Race 167,182 185,111 175,958
American Indian or Alaskan Native 704 0.4% 835   678 26 3.8%
Asian 3,572 2.1% 3,782   3,741 -169 -4.5%
Black or African American 38,924 23.3% 41,020   39,969 -1,045 -2.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 351 0.2% 354   281 70 24.9%
White 105,319 63.0% 116,845   110,113 -4,794 -4.4%
Information Not Available 18,312 11.0% 22,275   21,176 -2,864 -13.5%
 
Years of Age 167,182 185,111 175,958
Younger than 22 3,105 1.2% 3,190   3,885 -780 -20.1%
22-24 8,351 3.2% 9,046   9,000 -649 -7.2%
25-34 39,883 15.2% 43,333   42,832 -2,949 -6.9%
35-44 39,776 15.2% 44,209   42,324 -2,548 -6.0%
45-54 42,776 16.3% 48,523   44,330 -1,554 -3.5%
55-59 17,128 6.5% 19,048   17,251 -123 -0.7%
60-64 10,499 4.0% 11,662   10,659 -160 -1.5%
65 and older 5,664 2.2% 6,100   5,673 -9 -0.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   4 -4 -100.0%
 
Industry 167,182 185,111 175,958
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 567 0.3% 670   824 -257 -31.2%
Mining 449 0.3% 479   558 -109 -19.5%
Utilities 278 0.2% 308   245 33 13.5%
Construction 29,578 17.6% 35,549   31,441 -1,863 -5.9%
Manufacturing 15,012 8.9% 16,415   17,786 -2,774 -15.6%
Wholesale Trade 7,642 4.6% 8,014   7,336 306 4.2%
Retail Trade 15,241 9.1% 16,176   16,163 -922 -5.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,634 4.0% 8,733   6,967 -333 -4.8%
Information 3,836 2.3% 3,949   3,454 382 11.1%
Finance and Insurance 6,366 3.8% 6,348   6,960 -594 -8.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,387 1.4% 2,748   2,665 -278 -10.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 9,847 5.9% 9,417   10,622 -775 -7.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 820 0.5% 1,048   782 38 4.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 23,462 14.0% 26,736   24,103 -641 -2.7%
Educational Services 3,770 2.2% 4,226   4,112 -342 -8.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 13,799 8.2% 13,994   13,812 -13 -0.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,407 1.4% 3,278   2,740 -333 -12.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,387 5.0% 9,594   9,126 -739 -8.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 4,759 2.8% 4,894   4,578 181 4.0%
Public Administration 4,836 2.9% 5,287   4,980 -144 -2.9%
Information Not Available 7,105 4.2% 7,248   6,704 401 6.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 48,281 53,624 57,531
Male 27,037 56.0% 31,613   32,181 -5,144 -16.0%
Female 21,183 43.9% 21,961   25,270 -4,087 -16.2%
Information Not Available 61 0.1% 50   80 -19 -23.8%
 
Ethnicity 48,281 53,624 57,531
Hispanic or Latino 2,146 4.4% 2,480   2,440 -294 -12.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 36,329 75.2% 40,425   43,086 -6,757 -15.7%
Information Not Available 9,806 20.3% 10,719   12,005 -2,199 -18.3%
 
Race 48,281 53,624 57,531
American Indian or Alaskan Native 215 0.4% 240   243 -28 -11.5%
Asian 300 0.6% 286   370 -70 -18.9%
Black or African American 7,830 16.2% 8,470   8,601 -771 -9.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 51 0.1% 58   48 3 6.3%
White 37,351 77.4% 41,745   45,315 -7,964 -17.6%
Information Not Available 2,534 5.2% 2,825   2,954 -420 -14.2%
 
Years of Age 48,281 53,624 57,531
Younger than 22 917 1.1% 961   1,244 -327 -26.3%
22-24 2,562 3.1% 2,833   3,292 -730 -22.2%
25-34 11,961 14.5% 13,131   14,527 -2,566 -17.7%
35-44 11,534 14.0% 12,848   13,796 -2,262 -16.4%
45-54 11,925 14.4% 13,439   14,197 -2,272 -16.0%
55-59 4,684 5.7% 5,282   5,305 -621 -11.7%
60-64 3,018 3.7% 3,334   3,455 -437 -12.6%
65 and older 1,680 2.0% 1,796   1,715 -35 -2.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 48,281 53,624 57,531
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 116 0.2% 137   182 -66 -36.3%
Mining 96 0.2% 116   113 -17 -15.0%
Utilities 70 0.1% 86   78 -8 -10.3%
Construction 7,042 14.6% 9,247   7,885 -843 -10.7%
Manufacturing 7,995 16.5% 9,177   10,813 -2,818 -26.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,765 3.6% 1,884   1,976 -211 -10.7%
Retail Trade 4,666 9.6% 4,786   4,872 -206 -4.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,681 3.5% 2,234   2,603 -922 -35.4%
Information 625 1.3% 617   851 -226 -26.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,192 2.5% 1,242   1,553 -361 -23.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 654 1.4% 726   775 -121 -15.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,579 3.3% 1,559   2,060 -481 -23.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 244 0.5% 224   265 -21 -7.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,496 11.4% 6,177   6,552 -1,056 -16.1%
Educational Services 946 2.0% 917   956 -10 -1.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,528 9.4% 4,631   5,254 -726 -13.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 571 1.2% 666   641 -70 -10.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,034 6.3% 2,887   3,428 -394 -11.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,033 2.1% 1,140   1,286 -253 -19.7%
Public Administration 550 1.1% 642   537 13 2.4%
Information Not Available 4,398 9.1% 4,529   4,851 -453 -9.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,918 27,045 26,786
Male 13,636 54.7% 15,502   14,941 -1,305 -8.7%
Female 11,282 45.3% 11,543   11,845 -563 -4.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 24,918 27,045 26,786
Hispanic or Latino 1,774 7.1% 2,017   1,819 -45 -2.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,297 41.3% 11,326   11,145 -848 -7.6%
Information Not Available 12,847 51.6% 13,702   13,822 -975 -7.1%
 
Race 24,918 27,045 26,786
American Indian or Alaskan Native 377 1.5% 427   403 -26 -6.5%
Asian 391 1.6% 445   434 -43 -9.9%
Black or African American 4,359 17.5% 4,576   4,633 -274 -5.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 52 0.2% 62   53 -1 -1.9%
White 18,175 72.9% 19,696   19,641 -1,466 -7.5%
Information Not Available 1,564 6.3% 1,839   1,622 -58 -3.6%
 
Years of Age 24,918 27,045 26,786
Younger than 22 539 1.3% 543   671 -132 -19.7%
22-24 1,423 3.4% 1,537   1,568 -145 -9.2%
25-34 6,286 15.1% 6,927   6,989 -703 -10.1%
35-44 5,495 13.2% 6,008   6,114 -619 -10.1%
45-54 6,100 14.7% 6,582   6,312 -212 -3.4%
55-59 2,498 6.0% 2,678   2,471 27 1.1%
60-64 1,594 3.8% 1,741   1,661 -67 -4.0%
65 and older 983 2.4% 1,029   1,000 -17 -1.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 24,918 27,045 26,786
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 107 0.4% 123   91 16 17.6%
Mining 214 0.9% 214   194 20 10.3%
Utilities 54 0.2% 56   52 2 3.8%
Construction 2,854 11.4% 3,547   3,527 -673 -19.1%
Manufacturing 3,479 13.9% 3,928   3,566 -87 -2.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,126 4.5% 1,130   1,215 -89 -7.3%
Retail Trade 2,549 10.2% 2,490   2,450 99 4.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 727 2.9% 786   687 40 5.8%
Information 519 2.1% 504   577 -58 -10.1%
Finance and Insurance 800 3.2% 811   765 35 4.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 360 1.4% 355   375 -15 -4.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,465 5.9% 1,339   1,420 45 3.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 108 0.4% 120   110 -2 -1.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,257 13.0% 3,189   2,901 356 12.3%
Educational Services 517 2.1% 525   557 -40 -7.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,052 12.2% 2,980   2,902 150 5.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 181 0.7% 187   204 -23 -11.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,225 4.9% 1,236   1,365 -140 -10.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 655 2.6% 658   807 -152 -18.8%
Public Administration 557 2.2% 535   657 -100 -15.2%
Information Not Available 1,112 4.4% 2,332   2,364 -1,252 -53.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,968 34,278 42,579
Male 20,704 62.8% 21,484   26,456 -5,752 -21.7%
Female 12,264 37.2% 12,794   16,123 -3,859 -23.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 32,968 34,278 42,579
Hispanic or Latino 64 0.2% 101   110 -46 -41.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 520 1.6% 551   560 -40 -7.1%
Information Not Available 32,384 98.2% 33,626   41,909 -9,525 -22.7%
 
Race 32,968 34,278 42,579
American Indian or Alaskan Native 236 0.7% 207   225 11 4.9%
Asian 159 0.5% 176   97 62 63.9%
Black or African American 4,602 14.0% 4,307   5,264 -662 -12.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0% 13   9 0 0.0%
White 27,562 83.6% 29,146   36,322 -8,760 -24.1%
Information Not Available 400 1.2% 429   662 -262 -39.6%
 
Years of Age 32,968 34,278 42,579
Younger than 22 675 1.2% 688   848 -173 -20.4%
22-24 1,629 2.8% 1,927   2,409 -780 -32.4%
25-34 8,096 13.8% 8,566   10,515 -2,419 -23.0%
35-44 8,040 13.7% 8,240   10,254 -2,214 -21.6%
45-54 8,135 13.9% 8,249   10,462 -2,327 -22.2%
55-59 3,206 5.5% 3,364   4,148 -942 -22.7%
60-64 2,045 3.5% 2,116   2,502 -457 -18.3%
65 and older 1,139 1.9% 1,124   1,425 -286 -20.1%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 4   16 -13 -81.3%
 
Industry 32,968 34,278 42,579
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 82 0.2% 93   106 -24 -22.6%
Mining 1,951 5.9% 1,446   653 1,298 198.8%
Utilities 26 0.1% 35   26 0 0.0%
Construction 4,546 13.8% 5,180   5,330 -784 -14.7%
Manufacturing 5,638 17.1% 5,387   10,642 -5,004 -47.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,173 3.5% 1,221   1,646 -473 -28.7%
Retail Trade 2,578 7.8% 2,835   3,128 -550 -17.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,435 4.3% 1,556   1,610 -175 -10.9%
Information 576 1.7% 600   953 -377 -39.6%
Finance and Insurance 765 2.3% 864   988 -223 -22.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 404 1.2% 459   569 -165 -29.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,263 3.8% 1,168   1,756 -493 -28.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 185 0.6% 128   115 70 60.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,048 12.2% 4,598   4,995 -947 -19.0%
Educational Services 348 1.1% 423   424 -76 -17.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,909 8.8% 3,108   3,190 -281 -8.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 245 0.7% 287   432 -187 -43.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,843 5.6% 1,984   2,206 -363 -16.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 932 2.8% 961   971 -39 -4.0%
Public Administration 529 1.6% 578   618 -89 -14.4%
Information Not Available 1,492 4.5% 1,367   2,221 -729 -32.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 45,321 46,694 62,667
Male 21,881 48.3% 22,905   31,879 -9,998 -31.4%
Female 23,439 51.7% 23,787   30,788 -7,349 -23.9%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 2   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 45,321 46,694 62,667
Hispanic or Latino 1,404 3.1% 1,444   2,035 -631 -31.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 43,907 96.9% 45,237   60,613 -16,706 -27.6%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 13   19 -9 -47.4%
 
Race 45,321 46,694 62,667
American Indian or Alaskan Native 293 0.6% 325   422 -129 -30.6%
Asian 335 0.7% 396   561 -226 -40.3%
Black or African American 25,651 56.6% 25,927   35,063 -9,412 -26.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 75 0.2% 91   140 -65 -46.4%
White 18,965 41.8% 19,953   26,478 -7,513 -28.4%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 2   3 -1 -33.3%
 
Years of Age 45,321 46,694 62,667
Younger than 22 905 1.5% 871   1,443 -538 -37.3%
22-24 2,615 4.2% 2,632   3,983 -1,368 -34.3%
25-34 12,579 20.4% 12,764   18,070 -5,491 -30.4%
35-44 9,937 16.1% 10,143   13,774 -3,837 -27.9%
45-54 10,278 16.7% 10,786   14,068 -3,790 -26.9%
55-59 4,135 6.7% 4,292   5,234 -1,099 -21.0%
60-64 2,709 4.4% 2,882   3,439 -730 -21.2%
65 and older 2,163 3.5% 2,324   2,656 -493 -18.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 45,321 46,694 62,667
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 473 1.0% 548   641 -168 -26.2%
Mining 785 1.7% 789   953 -168 -17.6%
Utilities 150 0.3% 136   158 -8 -5.1%
Construction 6,717 14.7% 7,042   10,462 -3,745 -35.8%
Manufacturing 3,581 7.8% 3,797   4,939 -1,358 -27.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,370 3.0% 1,395   1,928 -558 -28.9%
Retail Trade 5,000 10.9% 5,213   6,441 -1,441 -22.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,344 2.9% 1,372   1,822 -478 -26.2%
Information 618 1.3% 635   773 -155 -20.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,236 2.7% 1,218   1,484 -248 -16.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 800 1.7% 850   1,088 -288 -26.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,972 4.3% 2,058   3,201 -1,229 -38.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 246 0.5% 253   313 -67 -21.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,111 9.0% 4,469   5,934 -1,823 -30.7%
Educational Services 1,112 2.4% 1,182   1,501 -389 -25.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,631 14.5% 6,638   8,007 -1,376 -17.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 923 2.0% 939   1,167 -244 -20.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,467 9.8% 4,294   6,002 -1,535 -25.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,588 3.5% 1,607   2,560 -972 -38.0%
Public Administration 1,016 2.2% 1,049   1,374 -358 -26.1%
Information Not Available 1,181 2.6% 1,210   1,919 -738 -38.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 89,279 98,178 89,253
Male 53,315 59.7% 61,105   52,001 1,314 2.5%
Female 35,964 40.3% 37,073   37,252 -1,288 -3.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 89,279 98,178 89,253
Hispanic or Latino 10,476 11.7% 10,979   10,435 41 0.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 77,102 86.4% 85,494   77,242 -140 -0.2%
Information Not Available 1,701 1.9% 1,705   1,576 125 7.9%
 
Race 89,279 98,178 89,253
American Indian or Alaskan Native 193 0.2% 217   184 9 4.9%
Asian 2,928 3.3% 3,013   2,918 10 0.3%
Black or African American 9,369 10.5% 9,573   8,451 918 10.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 77 0.1% 86   69 8 11.6%
White 69,657 78.0% 77,808   70,739 -1,082 -1.5%
Information Not Available 7,055 7.9% 7,481   6,892 163 2.4%
 
Years of Age 89,279 98,178 89,253
Younger than 22 2,567 1.7% 2,860   2,868 -301 -10.5%
22-24 5,507 3.6% 5,931   5,281 226 4.3%
25-34 20,807 13.6% 22,866   20,356 451 2.2%
35-44 19,238 12.6% 21,128   19,748 -510 -2.6%
45-54 22,053 14.4% 24,218   22,318 -265 -1.2%
55-59 8,843 5.8% 9,653   8,548 295 3.5%
60-64 6,002 3.9% 6,665   6,198 -196 -3.2%
65 and older 4,262 2.8% 4,857   3,936 326 8.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 89,279 98,178 89,253
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 539 0.6% 722   588 -49 -8.3%
Mining 76 0.1% 136   86 -10 -11.6%
Utilities 121 0.1% 152   141 -20 -14.2%
Construction 13,521 15.1% 16,701   12,304 1,217 9.9%
Manufacturing 8,158 9.1% 8,297   8,193 -35 -0.4%
Wholesale Trade 3,821 4.3% 4,040   4,826 -1,005 -20.8%
Retail Trade 9,088 10.1% 9,737   9,330 -242 -2.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,389 2.7% 2,842   2,403 -14 -0.6%
Information 2,130 2.4% 2,165   2,091 39 1.9%
Finance and Insurance 3,234 3.6% 3,350   3,552 -318 -9.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,343 1.5% 1,577   1,446 -103 -7.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,796 7.6% 6,371   6,557 239 3.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 364 0.4% 371   314 50 15.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 10,677 11.9% 12,395   10,338 339 3.3%
Educational Services 1,549 1.7% 1,516   1,537 12 0.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8,613 9.6% 8,724   8,692 -79 -0.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,444 1.6% 2,232   1,462 -18 -1.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,903 7.7% 7,822   6,939 -36 -0.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 4,399 4.9% 4,593   4,221 178 4.2%
Public Administration 1,368 1.5% 1,599   1,460 -92 -6.3%
Information Not Available 2,746 3.1% 2,836   2,773 -27 -1.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 53,065 55,483 57,121
Male 23,831 44.9% 24,544   32,158 -8,327 -25.9%
Female 17,517 33.0% 17,527   24,963 -7,446 -29.8%
Information Not Available 11,717 22.1% 13,412   0 11,717 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 53,065 55,483 57,121
Hispanic or Latino 2,367 4.5% 2,497   3,273 -906 -27.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 38,308 72.2% 38,893   52,977 -14,669 -27.7%
Information Not Available 12,390 23.3% 14,093   871 11,519 1322.5%
 
Race 53,065 55,483 57,121
American Indian or Alaskan Native 147 0.3% 150   194 -47 -24.2%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 17,023 32.1% 17,051   23,076 -6,053 -26.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 85 0.2% 82   92 -7 -7.6%
White 21,053 39.7% 21,610   29,616 -8,563 -28.9%
Information Not Available 14,757 27.8% 16,590   4,143 10,614 256.2%
 
Years of Age 53,065 55,483 57,121
Younger than 22 933 1.3% 928   1,532 -599 -39.1%
22-24 2,600 3.6% 2,608   3,659 -1,059 -28.9%
25-34 10,167 14.3% 10,232   14,151 -3,984 -28.2%
35-44 8,696 12.2% 8,799   12,306 -3,610 -29.3%
45-54 10,062 14.1% 10,377   13,678 -3,616 -26.4%
55-59 3,967 5.6% 4,117   5,294 -1,327 -25.1%
60-64 2,821 4.0% 2,871   3,754 -933 -24.9%
65 and older 2,102 2.9% 2,139   2,747 -645 -23.5%
Information Not Available 11,717 16.4% 13,412   0 11,717 0.0%
 
Industry 53,065 55,483 57,121
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 69 0.1% 84   89 -20 -22.5%
Mining 93 0.2% 68   67 26 38.8%
Utilities 33 0.1% 31   58 -25 -43.1%
Construction 6,542 12.3% 6,929   9,199 -2,657 -28.9%
Manufacturing 576 1.1% 562   687 -111 -16.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,410 2.7% 1,495   2,442 -1,032 -42.3%
Retail Trade 1,718 3.2% 1,659   2,327 -609 -26.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 941 1.8% 996   1,247 -306 -24.5%
Information 737 1.4% 754   1,312 -575 -43.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,342 2.5% 1,302   2,310 -968 -41.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 851 1.6% 871   1,262 -411 -32.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,686 6.9% 3,553   5,171 -1,485 -28.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 204 0.4% 196   190 14 7.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,212 9.8% 5,446   7,106 -1,894 -26.7%
Educational Services 1,056 2.0% 1,024   1,441 -385 -26.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,722 7.0% 3,688   4,606 -884 -19.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 478 0.9% 532   698 -220 -31.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,078 5.8% 3,279   4,043 -965 -23.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,186 2.2% 1,204   1,638 -452 -27.6%
Public Administration 652 1.2% 717   1,032 -380 -36.8%
Information Not Available 19,479 36.7% 21,093   10,196 9,283 91.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,454 16,200 14,643
Male 7,560 60.7% 10,530   9,156 -1,596 -17.4%
Female 4,894 39.3% 5,670   5,487 -593 -10.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 12,454 16,200 14,643
Hispanic or Latino 149 1.2% 171   154 -5 -3.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,770 70.4% 11,364   10,390 -1,620 -15.6%
Information Not Available 3,535 28.4% 4,665   4,099 -564 -13.8%
 
Race 12,454 16,200 14,643
American Indian or Alaskan Native 135 1.1% 164   125 10 8.0%
Asian 99 0.8% 89   68 31 45.6%
Black or African American 199 1.6% 255   200 -1 -0.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 9,266 74.4% 12,041   10,939 -1,673 -15.3%
Information Not Available 2,755 22.1% 3,651   3,311 -556 -16.8%
 
Years of Age 12,454 16,200 14,643
Younger than 22 393 1.9% 502   448 -55 -12.3%
22-24 721 3.5% 961   996 -275 -27.6%
25-34 2,996 14.4% 3,968   3,294 -298 -9.0%
35-44 2,493 12.0% 3,219   3,014 -521 -17.3%
45-54 3,037 14.6% 3,877   3,670 -633 -17.2%
55-59 1,374 6.6% 1,675   1,537 -163 -10.6%
60-64 901 4.3% 1,198   1,046 -145 -13.9%
65 and older 539 2.6% 800   638 -99 -15.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 12,454 16,200 14,643
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 734 5.6% 884   802 -68 -8.5%
Mining 9 0.1% 17   2 7 350.0%
Utilities 9 0.1% 11   46 -37 -80.4%
Construction 1,223 9.3% 2,565   1,455 -232 -15.9%
Manufacturing 1,054 8.0% 1,320   1,530 -476 -31.1%
Wholesale Trade 317 2.4% 444   390 -73 -18.7%
Retail Trade 1,232 9.3% 1,483   1,333 -101 -7.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 417 3.2% 501   424 -7 -1.7%
Information 132 1.0% 131   131 1 0.8%
Finance and Insurance 177 1.3% 174   169 8 4.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 92 0.7% 120   105 -13 -12.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 359 2.7% 337   443 -84 -19.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15 0.1% 27   12 3 25.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 850 6.4% 1,191   933 -83 -8.9%
Educational Services 136 1.0% 144   135 1 0.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 823 6.2% 859   916 -93 -10.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 286 2.2% 298   328 -42 -12.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 881 6.7% 1,362   914 -33 -3.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 231 1.8% 276   261 -30 -11.5%
Public Administration 134 1.0% 221   273 -139 -50.9%
Information Not Available 3,343 25.3% 3,835   4,041 -698 -17.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 98,883 118,970 113,477
Male 58,419 59.1% 74,268   66,670 -8,251 -12.4%
Female 40,391 40.8% 44,629   46,774 -6,383 -13.6%
Information Not Available 73 0.1% 73   33 40 121.2%
 
Ethnicity 98,883 118,970 113,477
Hispanic or Latino 3,103 3.1% 4,323   3,952 -849 -21.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 73,330 74.2% 87,837   86,892 -13,562 -15.6%
Information Not Available 22,450 22.7% 26,810   22,633 -183 -0.8%
 
Race 98,883 118,970 113,477
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,300 1.3% 1,576   1,421 -121 -8.5%
Asian 937 0.9% 988   904 33 3.7%
Black or African American 12,822 13.0% 14,271   15,745 -2,923 -18.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 78 0.1% 107   81 -3 -3.7%
White 55,916 56.5% 68,125   67,570 -11,654 -17.2%
Information Not Available 27,830 28.1% 33,903   27,756 74 0.3%
 
Years of Age 98,883 118,970 113,477
Younger than 22 3,183 2.1% 3,748   3,604 -421 -11.7%
22-24 6,283 4.2% 7,290   7,018 -735 -10.5%
25-34 23,828 15.9% 28,285   27,223 -3,395 -12.5%
35-44 22,600 15.1% 27,449   27,063 -4,463 -16.5%
45-54 25,204 16.9% 30,763   28,761 -3,557 -12.4%
55-59 9,570 6.4% 11,616   10,735 -1,165 -10.9%
60-64 5,334 3.6% 6,373   6,243 -909 -14.6%
65 and older 2,855 1.9% 3,413   2,805 50 1.8%
Information Not Available 26 0.0% 33   25 1 4.0%
 
Industry 98,883 118,970 113,477
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 667 0.7% 989   832 -165 -19.8%
Mining 215 0.2% 405   331 -116 -35.0%
Utilities 74 0.1% 81   71 3 4.2%
Construction 14,354 14.4% 20,900   15,098 -744 -4.9%
Manufacturing 12,133 12.2% 13,844   16,773 -4,640 -27.7%
Wholesale Trade 3,367 3.4% 3,883   3,959 -592 -15.0%
Retail Trade 7,742 7.8% 9,038   10,549 -2,807 -26.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,586 2.6% 3,300   2,932 -346 -11.8%
Information 1,154 1.2% 1,156   1,304 -150 -11.5%
Finance and Insurance 2,173 2.2% 2,181   2,527 -354 -14.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,407 1.4% 1,544   1,794 -387 -21.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,384 4.4% 4,194   5,315 -931 -17.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,728 1.7% 2,699   1,395 333 23.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 13,369 13.4% 16,182   13,887 -518 -3.7%
Educational Services 1,761 1.8% 2,068   2,078 -317 -15.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 9,511 9.6% 9,708   10,237 -726 -7.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,637 1.6% 2,540   1,825 -188 -10.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,497 6.5% 7,734   7,241 -744 -10.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,446 2.5% 2,771   2,763 -317 -11.5%
Public Administration 1,379 1.4% 1,835   1,578 -199 -12.6%
Information Not Available 10,299 10.3% 11,918   10,988 -689 -6.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 48,298 59,227 57,889
Male 29,229 60.5% 39,235   35,216 -5,987 -17.0%
Female 19,045 39.4% 19,968   22,662 -3,617 -16.0%
Information Not Available 24 0.0% 24   11 13 118.2%
 
Ethnicity 48,298 59,227 57,889
Hispanic or Latino 1,594 3.3% 1,972   1,849 -255 -13.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 40,878 84.6% 50,379   48,970 -8,092 -16.5%
Information Not Available 5,826 12.1% 6,876   7,070 -1,244 -17.6%
 
Race 48,298 59,227 57,889
American Indian or Alaskan Native 696 1.4% 851   765 -69 -9.0%
Asian 1,281 2.7% 1,360   1,540 -259 -16.8%
Black or African American 4,264 8.8% 4,308   4,480 -216 -4.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 93 0.2% 102   152 -59 -38.8%
White 38,303 79.3% 48,398   46,922 -8,619 -18.4%
Information Not Available 3,661 7.6% 4,208   4,030 -369 -9.2%
 
Years of Age 48,298 59,227 57,889
Younger than 22 792 1.0% 944   1,107 -315 -28.5%
22-24 2,516 3.0% 3,124   3,119 -603 -19.3%
25-34 11,860 14.3% 14,977   14,748 -2,888 -19.6%
35-44 10,115 12.2% 12,456   12,190 -2,075 -17.0%
45-54 12,275 14.8% 15,001   14,600 -2,325 -15.9%
55-59 5,315 6.4% 6,382   5,921 -606 -10.2%
60-64 3,454 4.2% 4,074   4,020 -566 -14.1%
65 and older 1,942 2.3% 2,234   2,129 -187 -8.8%
Information Not Available 29 0.0% 35   55 -26 -47.3%
 
Industry 48,298 59,227 57,889
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 508 1.0% 764   640 -132 -20.6%
Mining 124 0.3% 293   148 -24 -16.2%
Utilities 134 0.3% 164   182 -48 -26.4%
Construction 8,479 17.4% 14,855   11,102 -2,623 -23.6%
Manufacturing 6,276 12.9% 7,778   7,106 -830 -11.7%
Wholesale Trade 2,132 4.4% 2,351   2,280 -148 -6.5%
Retail Trade 3,919 8.0% 4,191   4,536 -617 -13.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,481 3.0% 1,727   1,856 -375 -20.2%
Information 936 1.9% 1,006   1,107 -171 -15.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,373 2.8% 1,360   1,759 -386 -21.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 762 1.6% 839   1,075 -313 -29.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,711 5.6% 2,617   3,037 -326 -10.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 910 1.9% 966   1,003 -93 -9.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,878 10.0% 5,668   5,406 -528 -9.8%
Educational Services 1,104 2.3% 1,189   1,283 -179 -14.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,522 9.3% 4,613   5,308 -786 -14.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 688 1.4% 885   887 -199 -22.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,654 5.4% 2,758   3,298 -644 -19.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,498 3.1% 1,519   1,850 -352 -19.0%
Public Administration 839 1.7% 978   995 -156 -15.7%
Information Not Available 2,370 4.9% 2,706   3,031 -661 -21.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
May 2012 Percent Apr 2012     May 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 47,437 47,942 60,663
Male 26,196 55.2% 27,069   33,114 -6,918 -20.9%
Female 21,167 44.6% 20,795   27,512 -6,345 -23.1%
Information Not Available 74 0.2% 78   37 37 100.0%
 
Ethnicity 47,437 47,942 60,663
Hispanic or Latino 1,093 2.3% 1,113   1,037 56 5.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 35,148 74.1% 35,459   32,692 2,456 7.5%
Information Not Available 11,196 23.6% 11,370   26,934 -15,738 -58.4%
 
Race 47,437 47,942 60,663
American Indian or Alaskan Native 313 0.7% 341   467 -154 -33.0%
Asian 312 0.7% 336   469 -157 -33.5%
Black or African American 9,648 20.3% 9,566   12,589 -2,941 -23.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 542 1.1% 558   598 -56 -9.4%
White 33,072 69.7% 34,786   43,775 -10,703 -24.5%
Information Not Available 3,550 7.5% 2,355   2,765 785 28.4%
 
Years of Age 47,437 47,942 60,663
Younger than 22 1,125 1.4% 1,056   1,454 -329 -22.6%
22-24 2,660 3.4% 2,639   3,571 -911 -25.5%
25-34 11,487 14.8% 11,820   14,858 -3,371 -22.7%
35-44 10,874 14.0% 10,734   13,752 -2,878 -20.9%
45-54 12,004 15.4% 12,112   15,261 -3,257 -21.3%
55-59 4,584 5.9% 4,705   5,673 -1,089 -19.2%
60-64 2,799 3.6% 2,870   3,733 -934 -25.0%
65 and older 1,864 2.4% 1,968   2,302 -438 -19.0%
Information Not Available 40 0.1% 38   59 -19 -32.2%
 
Industry 47,437 47,942 60,663
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 213 0.4% 196   295 -82 -27.8%
Mining 145 0.3% 176   204 -59 -28.9%
Utilities 67 0.1% 57   75 -8 -10.7%
Construction 6,466 13.6% 7,886   8,876 -2,410 -27.2%
Manufacturing 6,411 13.5% 4,887   6,499 -88 -1.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,980 4.2% 1,901   2,452 -472 -19.2%
Retail Trade 5,058 10.6% 5,242   6,598 -1,540 -23.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,552 3.3% 1,760   2,179 -627 -28.8%
Information 936 2.0% 893   1,316 -380 -28.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,437 3.0% 1,316   2,147 -710 -33.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 928 1.9% 884   989 -61 -6.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,063 4.3% 1,642   2,853 -790 -27.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 236 0.5% 259   267 -31 -11.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,698 12.0% 5,989   7,180 -1,482 -20.6%
Educational Services 998 2.1% 1,025   1,368 -370 -27.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,018 10.5% 4,872   6,245 -1,227 -19.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 626 1.3% 746   936 -310 -33.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,673 7.7% 4,059   5,443 -1,770 -32.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,669 3.5% 1,577   2,026 -357 -17.6%
Public Administration 479 1.0% 499   613 -134 -21.9%
Information Not Available 1,784 3.7% 2,076   2,102 -318 -15.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississipp