Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

September 2012

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
September 2012
Sep 2012 Aug 2012 Monthly Change Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,829,427 3,093,864 -264,437 3,182,595 -353,168 -11.1
Alaska 8,777 9,493 -716 9,068 -291 -3.2
Alabama 33,539 35,107 -1,568 41,080 -7,541 -18.4
Arkansas 29,305 31,295 -1,990 32,992 -3,687 -11.2
Arizona 46,769 52,744 -5,975 62,677 -15,908 -25.4
California 461,216 491,712 -30,496 485,402 -24,186 -5.0
Colorado 32,626 33,631 -1,005 38,393 -5,767 -15.0
Connecticut 47,384 58,092 -10,708 50,573 -3,189 -6.3
District of Columbia 11,605 12,470 -865 12,668 -1,063 -8.4
Delaware 8,005 9,603 -1,598 10,381 -2,376 -22.9
Florida 128,193 134,371 -6,178 138,469 -10,276 -7.4
Georgia 69,742 73,938 -4,196 95,744 -26,002 -27.2
Hawaii 11,521 12,194 -673 13,127 -1,606 -12.2
Iowa 19,943 21,224 -1,281 23,447 -3,504 -14.9
Idaho 10,491 12,366 -1,875 13,430 -2,939 -21.9
Illinois 143,303 156,332 -13,029 160,430 -17,127 -10.7
Indiana 43,289 44,011 -722 48,987 -5,698 -11.6
Kansas 23,545 24,852 -1,307 25,313 -1,768 -7.0
Kentucky 32,649 34,618 -1,969 33,397 -748 -2.2
Louisiana 42,959 44,027 -1,068 59,051 -16,092 -27.3
Massachusetts 75,465 90,999 -15,534 82,695 -7,230 -8.7
Maryland 53,146 59,391 -6,245 55,060 -1,914 -3.5
Maine 8,390 9,665 -1,275 9,610 -1,220 -12.7
Michigan 73,866 81,346 -7,480 92,151 -18,285 -19.8
Minnesota 39,082 43,042 -3,960 43,481 -4,399 -10.1
Missouri 46,928 48,880 -1,952 53,481 -6,553 -12.3
Mississippi 28,494 29,052 -558 28,821 -327 -1.1
Montana 5,180 6,136 -956 5,747 -567 -9.9
North Carolina 90,397 98,103 -7,706 99,620 -9,223 -9.3
North Dakota 1,449 1,819 -370 1,976 -527 -26.7
Nebraska 9,639 10,589 -950 11,928 -2,289 -19.2
New Hampshire 8,111 10,133 -2,022 10,246 -2,135 -20.8
New Jersey 117,595 136,794 -19,199 126,396 -8,801 -7.0
New Mexico 14,921 16,591 -1,670 19,283 -4,362 -22.6
Nevada 27,581 28,689 -1,108 32,463 -4,882 -15.0
New York 217,706 252,374 -34,668 224,320 -6,614 -2.9
Ohio 68,337 74,492 -6,155 78,745 -10,408 -13.2
Oklahoma 29,561 31,532 -1,971 39,335 -9,774 -24.8
Oregon 43,535 46,924 -3,389 51,514 -7,979 -15.5
Pennsylvania 174,841 202,637 -27,796 207,707 -32,866 -15.8
Puerto Rico 30,733 32,316 -1,583 38,464 -7,731 -20.1
Rhode Island 11,024 13,137 -2,113 12,488 -1,464 -11.7
South Carolina 33,986 39,041 -5,055 52,251 -18,265 -35.0
South Dakota 1,530 1,783 -253 1,844 -314 -17.0
Tennessee 44,517 47,583 -3,066 52,540 -8,023 -15.3
Texas 150,908 159,931 -9,023 163,430 -12,522 -7.7
Utah 13,129 13,209 -80 17,116 -3,987 -23.3
Virginia 49,528 52,846 -3,318 54,751 -5,223 -9.5
Virgin Islands 1,229 1,075 154 439 790 180.0
Vermont 4,051 5,262 -1,211 5,540 -1,489 -26.9
Washington 65,702 62,927 2,775 68,381 -2,679 -3.9
Wisconsin 63,641 73,156 -9,515 70,185 -6,544 -9.3
West Virginia 17,297 17,033 264 13,012 4,285 32.9
Wyoming 3,067 3,297 -230 2,946 121 4.1
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,829,427   3,093,864   3,182,595 -353,168 -11.1
Male 1,491,124 52.7% 1,567,072   1,670,627 -179,503 -10.7%
Female 1,320,260 46.7% 1,506,073   1,506,614 -186,354 -12.4%
Information Not Available 18,043 0.6% 20,719   5,354 12,689 237.0%
 
Ethnicity 2,829,427   3,093,864   3,182,595    
Hispanic or Latino 438,555 15.5% 482,470   490,076 -51,521 -10.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,988,396 83.2% 2,183,473   2,263,296 -274,900 -12.1%
Information Not Available 402,474 12.5% 427,905   429,088 -26,614 -6.2%
 
Race 2,829,427   3,093,864   3,182,595
American Indian or Alaskan Native 34,507 1.2% 37,787   37,636 -3,129 -8.3%
Asian 83,323 2.9% 84,649   87,263 -3,940 -4.5%
Black or African American 553,897 19.6% 588,902   614,585 -60,688 -9.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 13,443 0.5% 14,154   15,041 -1,598 -10.6%
White 1,506,405 53.2% 1,657,959   1,725,726 -219,321 -12.7%
Information Not Available 637,852 22.5% 710,413   702,344 -64,492 -9.2%
 
Years of Age 2,829,427   3,093,864   3,182,595
Younger than 22 106,806 3.8% 81,958   98,818 7,988 8.1%
22-24 169,484 6.0% 178,651   193,706 -24,222 -12.5%
25-34 684,690 24.2% 733,262   791,356 -106,666 -13.5%
35-44 627,317 22.2% 676,766   713,886 -86,569 -12.1%
45-54 665,515 23.5% 742,266   750,268 -84,753 -11.3%
55-59 269,081 9.5% 305,792   296,412 -27,331 -9.2%
60-64 174,248 6.2% 204,317   202,051 -27,803 -13.8%
65 and older 115,854 4.1% 152,001   130,944 -15,090 -11.5%
Information Not Available 16,432 0.6% 18,851   5,154 11,278 218.8%
 
Industry 2,829,427   3,093,864   3,182,595
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 53,535 1.9% 58,288   51,276 2,259 4.4%
Mining 18,224 0.6% 17,150   10,059 8,165 81.2%
Utilities 5,379 0.2% 6,454   6,619 -1,240 -18.7%
Construction 264,484 9.3% 270,374   310,281 -45,797 -14.8%
Manufacturing 282,070 10.0% 283,060   317,359 -35,289 -11.1%
Wholesale Trade 97,749 3.5% 100,888   114,508 -16,759 -14.6%
Retail Trade 252,882 8.9% 265,292   291,600 -38,718 -13.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 85,267 3.0% 158,506   94,058 -8,791 -9.3%
Information 84,828 3.0% 85,238   87,672 -2,844 -3.2%
Finance and Insurance 85,920 3.0% 89,264   100,276 -14,356 -14.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 40,174 1.4% 40,293   47,515 -7,341 -15.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 147,583 5.2% 151,959   164,416 -16,833 -10.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 14,969 0.5% 13,565   12,287 2,682 21.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 349,199 12.3% 368,032   373,838 -24,639 -6.6%
Educational Services 119,635 4.2% 150,831   151,066 -31,431 -20.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 279,154 9.9% 308,094   312,554 -33,400 -10.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 43,566 1.5% 45,064   50,765 -7,199 -14.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 164,422 5.8% 213,905   195,044 -30,622 -15.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 86,632 3.1% 93,971   97,223 -10,591 -10.9%
Public Administration 52,312 1.8% 64,139   70,315 -18,003 -25.6%
Information Not Available 301,443 10.7% 309,497   323,864 -22,421 -6.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,777 9,493 9,068 -291 -3.2
Male 4,416 50.3% 4,589   4,735 -319 -6.7%
Female 4,361 49.7% 4,904   4,333 28 0.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,777   9,493   9,068    
Hispanic or Latino 415 4.7% 493   485 -70 -14.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,230 93.8% 8,874   8,475 -245 -2.9%
Information Not Available 132 1.5% 126   108 24 22.2%
 
Race 8,777 9,493 9,068
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,753 31.4% 3,056   2,856 -103 -3.6%
Asian 527 6.0% 556   469 58 12.4%
Black or African American 493 5.6% 539   394 99 25.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 189 2.2% 210   176 13 7.4%
White 4,421 50.4% 4,684   4,773 -352 -7.4%
Information Not Available 394 4.5% 448   400 -6 -1.5%
 
Years of Age 8,777 9,493 9,068
Younger than 22 272 2.1% 321   436 -164 -37.6%
22-24 711 5.6% 772   723 -12 -1.7%
25-34 2,550 20.1% 2,758   2,550 0 0.0%
35-44 1,822 14.4% 1,921   1,913 -91 -4.8%
45-54 1,918 15.1% 2,019   1,941 -23 -1.2%
55-59 701 5.5% 795   770 -69 -9.0%
60-64 530 4.2% 557   491 39 7.9%
65 and older 273 2.2% 350   244 29 11.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,777 9,493 9,068
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 63 0.7% 38   52 11 21.2%
Mining 292 3.3% 283   294 -2 -0.7%
Utilities 38 0.4% 42   33 5 15.2%
Construction 786 8.9% 793   1,002 -216 -21.6%
Manufacturing 584 6.6% 497   479 105 21.9%
Wholesale Trade 146 1.7% 163   122 24 19.7%
Retail Trade 966 10.9% 1,037   1,115 -149 -13.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 314 3.6% 599   423 -109 -25.8%
Information 134 1.5% 106   109 25 22.9%
Finance and Insurance 185 2.1% 209   221 -36 -16.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 238 2.7% 260   212 26 12.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 366 4.1% 392   308 58 18.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 20 0.2% 17   4 16 400.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 487 5.5% 482   486 1 0.2%
Educational Services 361 4.1% 421   398 -37 -9.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,087 12.3% 1,236   1,076 11 1.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 146 1.7% 137   119 27 22.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 915 10.4% 907   860 55 6.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 379 4.3% 596   367 12 3.3%
Public Administration 900 10.2% 939   1,011 -111 -11.0%
Information Not Available 370 4.2% 339   377 -7 -1.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,539 35,107 41,080
Male 17,415 51.9% 17,648   20,986 -3,571 -17.0%
Female 16,102 48.0% 17,435   19,959 -3,857 -19.3%
Information Not Available 22 0.1% 24   135 -113 -83.7%
 
Ethnicity 33,539 35,107 41,080
Hispanic or Latino 471 1.4% 469   636 -165 -25.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,984 83.4% 29,273   34,224 -6,240 -18.2%
Information Not Available 5,084 15.2% 5,365   6,220 -1,136 -18.3%
 
Race 33,539 35,107 41,080
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,077 6.2% 1,973   1,897 180 9.5%
Asian 942 2.8% 756   798 144 18.0%
Black or African American 12,949 38.6% 14,467   15,816 -2,867 -18.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 44 0.1% 49   38 6 15.8%
White 15,870 47.3% 16,388   20,722 -4,852 -23.4%
Information Not Available 1,657 4.9% 1,474   1,809 -152 -8.4%
 
Years of Age 33,539 35,107 41,080
Younger than 22 1,265 2.7% 1,321   1,664 -399 -24.0%
22-24 2,347 4.9% 2,444   2,865 -518 -18.1%
25-34 8,917 18.7% 9,259   10,546 -1,629 -15.4%
35-44 7,941 16.7% 8,024   9,381 -1,440 -15.4%
45-54 7,231 15.2% 7,685   9,499 -2,268 -23.9%
55-59 2,943 6.2% 3,117   3,532 -589 -16.7%
60-64 1,733 3.6% 1,913   2,196 -463 -21.1%
65 and older 1,139 2.4% 1,315   1,373 -234 -17.0%
Information Not Available 23 0.0% 29   24 -1 -4.2%
 
Industry 33,539 35,107 41,080
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 318 0.9% 364   406 -88 -21.7%
Mining 167 0.5% 143   119 48 40.3%
Utilities 57 0.2% 55   71 -14 -19.7%
Construction 3,098 9.2% 3,355   3,812 -714 -18.7%
Manufacturing 5,229 15.4% 5,042   7,809 -2,580 -33.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,307 3.9% 1,330   1,203 104 8.6%
Retail Trade 3,833 11.3% 3,827   4,491 -658 -14.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 857 2.5% 1,244   948 -91 -9.6%
Information 388 1.1% 392   463 -75 -16.2%
Finance and Insurance 864 2.6% 862   885 -21 -2.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 457 1.3% 461   554 -97 -17.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,671 4.9% 1,765   1,931 -260 -13.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 122 0.4% 127   116 6 5.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,381 12.9% 4,655   5,165 -784 -15.2%
Educational Services 1,010 3.0% 862   1,477 -467 -31.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,981 8.8% 3,567   3,681 -700 -19.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 171 0.5% 201   312 -141 -45.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,711 8.0% 3,071   3,148 -437 -13.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 762 2.3% 897   1,010 -248 -24.6%
Public Administration 587 1.7% 610   1,128 -541 -48.0%
Information Not Available 2,568 7.6% 2,277   2,351 217 9.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 29,305 31,295 32,992
Male 15,338 52.3% 16,154   16,729 -1,391 -8.3%
Female 13,510 46.1% 14,475   15,633 -2,123 -13.6%
Information Not Available 457 1.6% 666   630 -173 -27.5%
 
Ethnicity 29,305 31,295 32,992
Hispanic or Latino 1,033 3.5% 1,000   1,185 -152 -12.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,815 94.9% 29,629   31,177 -3,362 -10.8%
Information Not Available 457 1.6% 666   630 -173 -27.5%
 
Race 29,305 31,295 32,992
American Indian or Alaskan Native 336 1.1% 360   367 -31 -8.4%
Asian 259 0.9% 252   263 -4 -1.5%
Black or African American 8,151 27.8% 8,992   9,624 -1,473 -15.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 328 1.1% 305   276 52 18.8%
White 18,741 64.0% 19,720   20,647 -1,906 -9.2%
Information Not Available 1,490 5.1% 1,666   1,815 -325 -17.9%
 
Years of Age 29,305 31,295 32,992
Younger than 22 1,096 2.4% 1,113   1,412 -316 -22.4%
22-24 1,860 4.0% 2,011   2,300 -440 -19.1%
25-34 7,162 15.4% 7,676   8,666 -1,504 -17.4%
35-44 6,530 14.0% 6,893   7,679 -1,149 -15.0%
45-54 6,934 14.9% 7,266   7,272 -338 -4.6%
55-59 2,753 5.9% 2,836   2,477 276 11.1%
60-64 1,568 3.4% 1,749   1,531 37 2.4%
65 and older 945 2.0% 1,085   1,013 -68 -6.7%
Information Not Available 457 1.0% 666   642 -185 -28.8%
 
Industry 29,305 31,295 32,992
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 226 0.8% 244   252 -26 -10.3%
Mining 484 1.6% 471   235 249 106.0%
Utilities 54 0.2% 34   65 -11 -16.9%
Construction 2,267 7.7% 2,421   2,691 -424 -15.8%
Manufacturing 5,424 18.4% 5,425   5,989 -565 -9.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,276 4.3% 1,377   1,407 -131 -9.3%
Retail Trade 2,830 9.6% 2,985   3,378 -548 -16.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,161 3.9% 1,270   1,041 120 11.5%
Information 351 1.2% 349   494 -143 -28.9%
Finance and Insurance 577 2.0% 524   477 100 21.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 334 1.1% 329   434 -100 -23.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 951 3.2% 1,002   966 -15 -1.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 103 0.3% 88   78 25 32.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,795 9.5% 3,116   3,173 -378 -11.9%
Educational Services 817 2.8% 901   1,105 -288 -26.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,724 12.6% 3,969   4,328 -604 -14.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 179 0.6% 195   212 -33 -15.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,706 5.8% 2,031   2,303 -597 -25.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 572 1.9% 648   659 -87 -13.2%
Public Administration 516 1.7% 543   697 -181 -26.0%
Information Not Available 2,958 10.0% 3,373   3,008 -50 -1.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 46,769 52,744 62,677
Male 25,271 54.0% 28,663   34,564 -9,293 -26.9%
Female 21,482 45.9% 24,059   28,090 -6,608 -23.5%
Information Not Available 16 0.0% 22   23 -7 -30.4%
 
Ethnicity 46,769 52,744 62,677
Hispanic or Latino 17,145 36.7% 20,895   22,229 -5,084 -22.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 21,165 45.3% 22,636   28,934 -7,769 -26.9%
Information Not Available 8,459 18.1% 9,213   11,514 -3,055 -26.5%
 
Race 46,769 52,744 62,677
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,536 5.4% 2,919   3,606 -1,070 -29.7%
Asian 1,686 3.6% 1,823   1,776 -90 -5.1%
Black or African American 3,034 6.5% 3,267   3,858 -824 -21.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 258 0.6% 256   304 -46 -15.1%
White 27,256 58.3% 30,649   36,615 -9,359 -25.6%
Information Not Available 11,999 25.7% 13,830   16,518 -4,519 -27.4%
 
Years of Age 46,769 52,744 62,677
Younger than 22 1,524 2.1% 1,887   2,531 -1,007 -39.8%
22-24 2,903 4.1% 3,284   4,156 -1,253 -30.1%
25-34 10,742 15.1% 11,852   14,609 -3,867 -26.5%
35-44 10,051 14.2% 11,102   13,818 -3,767 -27.3%
45-54 11,393 16.1% 13,153   15,092 -3,699 -24.5%
55-59 4,726 6.7% 5,396   5,903 -1,177 -19.9%
60-64 3,103 4.4% 3,487   3,881 -778 -20.0%
65 and older 2,327 3.3% 2,583   2,687 -360 -13.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 46,769 52,744 62,677
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 5,156 9.9% 8,002   5,474 -318 -5.8%
Mining 98 0.2% 116   102 -4 -3.9%
Utilities 69 0.1% 80   103 -34 -33.0%
Construction 3,516 6.8% 3,670   5,946 -2,430 -40.9%
Manufacturing 2,335 4.5% 2,298   3,246 -911 -28.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,859 3.6% 1,951   2,498 -639 -25.6%
Retail Trade 3,919 7.5% 4,198   5,590 -1,671 -29.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,046 2.0% 1,119   1,205 -159 -13.2%
Information 544 1.0% 557   790 -246 -31.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,401 2.7% 1,456   2,122 -721 -34.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 930 1.8% 959   1,197 -267 -22.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,496 4.8% 2,614   3,211 -715 -22.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 146 0.3% 138   164 -18 -11.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,218 12.0% 6,656   7,866 -1,648 -21.0%
Educational Services 1,708 3.3% 1,900   2,592 -884 -34.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,813 7.3% 4,038   5,486 -1,673 -30.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 641 1.2% 749   840 -199 -23.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,512 4.8% 2,902   4,214 -1,702 -40.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 970 1.9% 1,023   1,531 -561 -36.6%
Public Administration 926 1.8% 1,159   1,433 -507 -35.4%
Information Not Available 6,466 12.5% 7,159   7,067 -601 -8.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 461,216 491,712 485,402
Male 241,220 52.3% 251,220   264,377 -23,157 -8.8%
Female 219,422 47.6% 239,815   220,734 -1,312 -0.6%
Information Not Available 574 0.1% 677   291 283 97.3%
 
Ethnicity 461,216 491,712 485,402
Hispanic or Latino 144,273 31.3% 156,300   158,374 -14,101 -8.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 224,681 48.7% 237,495   242,168 -17,487 -7.2%
Information Not Available 92,262 20.0% 97,917   84,860 7,402 8.7%
 
Race 461,216 491,712 485,402
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,442 0.7% 3,770   2,231 1,211 54.3%
Asian 37,479 8.1% 37,504   39,472 -1,993 -5.0%
Black or African American 30,977 6.7% 34,024   35,399 -4,422 -12.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 152,783 33.1% 162,196   165,066 -12,283 -7.4%
Information Not Available 236,535 51.3% 254,218   243,234 -6,699 -2.8%
 
Years of Age 461,216 491,712 485,402
Younger than 22 12,238 2.1% 12,276   14,451 -2,213 -15.3%
22-24 28,205 4.8% 30,061   28,998 -793 -2.7%
25-34 112,627 19.3% 117,153   122,491 -9,864 -8.1%
35-44 100,676 17.2% 108,936   109,203 -8,527 -7.8%
45-54 112,340 19.2% 120,827   109,688 2,652 2.4%
55-59 44,076 7.5% 46,977   45,000 -924 -2.1%
60-64 28,969 5.0% 31,511   32,683 -3,714 -11.4%
65 and older 21,703 3.7% 23,778   22,597 -894 -4.0%
Information Not Available 382 0.1% 193   291 91 31.3%
 
Industry 461,216 491,712 485,402
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 33,463 6.8% 33,445   29,580 3,883 13.1%
Mining 1,147 0.2% 773   679 468 68.9%
Utilities 956 0.2% 1,643   1,552 -596 -38.4%
Construction 43,884 8.9% 46,494   49,557 -5,673 -11.4%
Manufacturing 44,937 9.1% 44,077   48,686 -3,749 -7.7%
Wholesale Trade 2,868 0.6% 2,417   5,043 -2,175 -43.1%
Retail Trade 37,287 7.5% 39,437   43,158 -5,871 -13.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 9,656 2.0% 14,402   11,541 -1,885 -16.3%
Information 38,530 7.8% 37,504   35,884 2,646 7.4%
Finance and Insurance 11,473 2.3% 11,793   13,287 -1,814 -13.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3,538 0.7% 3,770   4,655 -1,117 -24.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 12,907 2.6% 11,406   10,765 2,142 19.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 83,084 16.8% 88,444   81,369 1,715 2.1%
Educational Services 33,176 6.7% 49,007   37,145 -3,969 -10.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 39,104 7.9% 40,791   37,242 1,862 5.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 8,414 1.7% 7,540   10,183 -1,769 -17.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 22,086 4.5% 22,329   26,476 -4,390 -16.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 15,011 3.0% 15,272   14,354 657 4.6%
Public Administration 5,354 1.1% 7,056   7,371 -2,017 -27.4%
Information Not Available 14,341 2.9% 14,112   16,875 -2,534 -15.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,626 33,631 38,393
Male 17,273 52.9% 17,547   20,283 -3,010 -14.8%
Female 15,352 47.1% 16,084   18,110 -2,758 -15.2%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 32,626 33,631 38,393
Hispanic or Latino 6,513 20.0% 6,838   7,795 -1,282 -16.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,915 70.2% 23,490   26,271 -3,356 -12.8%
Information Not Available 3,198 9.8% 3,303   4,327 -1,129 -26.1%
 
Race 32,626 33,631 38,393
American Indian or Alaskan Native 577 1.8% 600   608 -31 -5.1%
Asian 623 1.9% 609   717 -94 -13.1%
Black or African American 2,309 7.1% 2,421   2,665 -356 -13.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 125 0.4% 120   160 -35 -21.9%
White 23,742 72.8% 24,356   27,503 -3,761 -13.7%
Information Not Available 5,250 16.1% 5,525   6,740 -1,490 -22.1%
 
Years of Age 32,626 33,631 38,393
Younger than 22 489 0.9% 530   742 -253 -34.1%
22-24 1,263 2.3% 1,297   1,640 -377 -23.0%
25-34 7,495 13.9% 7,648   8,979 -1,484 -16.5%
35-44 7,469 13.8% 7,676   8,975 -1,506 -16.8%
45-54 8,403 15.6% 8,638   9,823 -1,420 -14.5%
55-59 3,794 7.0% 3,859   4,225 -431 -10.2%
60-64 2,408 4.5% 2,568   2,690 -282 -10.5%
65 and older 1,293 2.4% 1,402   1,271 22 1.7%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 13   48 -36 -75.0%
 
Industry 32,626 33,631 38,393
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 290 0.9% 326   297 -7 -2.4%
Mining 580 1.8% 571   309 271 87.7%
Utilities 48 0.1% 54   51 -3 -5.9%
Construction 3,399 10.3% 3,489   4,738 -1,339 -28.3%
Manufacturing 2,437 7.4% 2,467   2,330 107 4.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,465 4.5% 1,489   1,760 -295 -16.8%
Retail Trade 3,056 9.3% 3,137   3,761 -705 -18.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 842 2.6% 949   1,075 -233 -21.7%
Information 1,255 3.8% 1,289   1,347 -92 -6.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,377 4.2% 1,417   1,789 -412 -23.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 841 2.6% 817   968 -127 -13.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,571 7.8% 2,538   2,911 -340 -11.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 377 1.1% 390   366 11 3.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,229 12.8% 4,218   4,744 -515 -10.9%
Educational Services 1,540 4.7% 1,669   1,843 -303 -16.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,052 9.3% 3,344   3,457 -405 -11.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 655 2.0% 645   757 -102 -13.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,101 6.4% 2,170   2,689 -588 -21.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 919 2.8% 959   1,096 -177 -16.1%
Public Administration 688 2.1% 748   918 -230 -25.1%
Information Not Available 904 2.7% 945   1,187 -283 -23.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 47,384 58,092 50,573
Male 24,753 52.2% 28,928   26,450 -1,697 -6.4%
Female 22,631 47.8% 29,164   24,123 -1,492 -6.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 47,384 58,092 50,573
Hispanic or Latino 6,901 14.6% 8,147   7,283 -382 -5.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 40,483 85.4% 49,945   43,290 -2,807 -6.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 47,384 58,092 50,573
American Indian or Alaskan Native 149 0.3% 172   153 -4 -2.6%
Asian 923 1.9% 1,009   832 91 10.9%
Black or African American 7,433 15.7% 8,327   7,503 -70 -0.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 26,046 55.0% 29,963   28,059 -2,013 -7.2%
Information Not Available 12,833 27.1% 18,621   14,026 -1,193 -8.5%
 
Years of Age 47,384 58,092 50,573
Younger than 22 1,375 2.0% 1,486   1,665 -290 -17.4%
22-24 2,964 4.2% 3,317   3,386 -422 -12.5%
25-34 11,073 15.8% 12,627   11,632 -559 -4.8%
35-44 9,352 13.4% 11,432   10,339 -987 -9.5%
45-54 11,345 16.2% 14,373   12,053 -708 -5.9%
55-59 4,941 7.1% 6,275   4,977 -36 -0.7%
60-64 3,431 4.9% 4,422   3,628 -197 -5.4%
65 and older 2,903 4.1% 4,160   2,893 10 0.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 47,384 58,092 50,573
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 240 0.5% 229   380 -140 -36.8%
Mining 15 0.0% 16   10 5 50.0%
Utilities 75 0.2% 76   86 -11 -12.8%
Construction 4,134 8.7% 4,060   4,606 -472 -10.2%
Manufacturing 5,550 11.7% 7,199   5,582 -32 -0.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,981 4.2% 2,015   2,018 -37 -1.8%
Retail Trade 5,885 12.4% 6,026   6,405 -520 -8.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,810 3.8% 6,952   1,776 34 1.9%
Information 894 1.9% 934   1,086 -192 -17.7%
Finance and Insurance 2,170 4.6% 2,131   2,690 -520 -19.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 691 1.5% 718   789 -98 -12.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,530 5.3% 2,637   2,671 -141 -5.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 284 0.6% 252   245 39 15.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,364 11.3% 5,603   5,467 -103 -1.9%
Educational Services 1,849 3.9% 2,269   2,163 -314 -14.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,495 13.6% 6,947   6,379 116 1.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,142 2.4% 1,138   1,192 -50 -4.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,145 6.6% 5,491   3,419 -274 -8.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,671 3.5% 1,732   1,806 -135 -7.5%
Public Administration 633 1.3% 825   1,057 -424 -40.1%
Information Not Available 826 1.7% 842   746 80 10.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,605 12,470 12,668
Male 5,356 46.2% 5,688   5,752 -396 -6.9%
Female 6,249 53.8% 6,782   6,916 -667 -9.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 11,605 12,470 12,668
Hispanic or Latino 940 8.1% 1,070   976 -36 -3.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,597 91.3% 11,347   11,633 -1,036 -8.9%
Information Not Available 68 0.6% 53   59 9 15.3%
 
Race 11,605 12,470 12,668
American Indian or Alaskan Native 84 0.7% 90   84 0 0.0%
Asian 343 3.0% 376   365 -22 -6.0%
Black or African American 8,125 70.0% 8,776   9,013 -888 -9.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 49 0.4% 46   57 -8 -14.0%
White 2,537 21.9% 2,712   2,720 -183 -6.7%
Information Not Available 467 4.0% 470   429 38 8.9%
 
Years of Age 11,605 12,470 12,668
Younger than 22 257 1.9% 268   320 -63 -19.7%
22-24 659 4.9% 664   760 -101 -13.3%
25-34 3,199 23.8% 3,439   3,420 -221 -6.5%
35-44 2,722 20.2% 2,836   2,907 -185 -6.4%
45-54 2,671 19.9% 2,928   2,965 -294 -9.9%
55-59 1,040 7.7% 1,186   1,107 -67 -6.1%
60-64 698 5.2% 737   781 -83 -10.6%
65 and older 359 2.7% 412   408 -49 -12.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 11,605 12,470 12,668
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 3 0.0% 0   0 3 0.0%
Construction 35 0.3% 26   51 -16 -31.4%
Manufacturing 7 0.1% 6   10 -3 -30.0%
Wholesale Trade 8 0.1% 10   8 0 0.0%
Retail Trade 38 0.3% 36   26 12 46.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 12 0.1% 15   19 -7 -36.8%
Information 12 0.1% 13   14 -2 -14.3%
Finance and Insurance 9 0.1% 11   5 4 80.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 13 0.1% 18   14 -1 -7.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 96 0.8% 92   95 1 1.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 85 0.7% 78   91 -6 -6.6%
Educational Services 26 0.2% 16   18 8 44.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 35 0.3% 36   34 1 2.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 8 0.1% 10   7 1 14.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 25 0.2% 34   22 3 13.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 15 0.1% 14   38 -23 -60.5%
Public Administration 5 0.0% 3   3 2 66.7%
Information Not Available 11,173 96.3% 12,052   12,213 -1,040 -8.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,005 9,603 10,381
Male 3,590 44.8% 4,266   5,005 -1,415 -28.3%
Female 3,995 49.9% 4,867   5,376 -1,381 -25.7%
Information Not Available 420 5.2% 470   0 420 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,005 9,603 10,381
Hispanic or Latino 482 6.0% 578   500 -18 -3.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,103 88.7% 8,555   9,746 -2,643 -27.1%
Information Not Available 420 5.2% 470   0 420 0.0%
 
Race 8,005 9,603 10,381
American Indian or Alaskan Native 17 0.2% 25   30 -13 -43.3%
Asian 124 1.5% 152   0 124 0.0%
Black or African American 2,928 36.6% 3,582   3,640 -712 -19.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 16 0.2% 20   99 -83 -83.8%
White 4,700 58.7% 5,555   5,261 -561 -10.7%
Information Not Available 220 2.7% 269   1,351 -1,131 -83.7%
 
Years of Age 8,005 9,603 10,381
Younger than 22 209 1.7% 240   423 -214 -50.6%
22-24 496 4.1% 632   802 -306 -38.2%
25-34 1,992 16.4% 2,347   2,672 -680 -25.4%
35-44 1,719 14.1% 1,962   2,123 -404 -19.0%
45-54 1,922 15.8% 2,329   2,315 -393 -17.0%
55-59 707 5.8% 876   909 -202 -22.2%
60-64 526 4.3% 691   619 -93 -15.0%
65 and older 358 2.9% 431   423 -65 -15.4%
Information Not Available 76 0.6% 95   95 -19 -20.0%
 
Industry 8,005 9,603 10,381
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 35 0.4% 16   65 -30 -46.2%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 14 0.2% 18   22 -8 -36.4%
Construction 594 7.4% 701   843 -249 -29.5%
Manufacturing 594 7.4% 742   1,103 -509 -46.1%
Wholesale Trade 266 3.3% 338   297 -31 -10.4%
Retail Trade 1,223 15.2% 1,433   1,555 -332 -21.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 204 2.5% 291   230 -26 -11.3%
Information 111 1.4% 125   174 -63 -36.2%
Finance and Insurance 765 9.5% 971   950 -185 -19.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 157 2.0% 179   218 -61 -28.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 479 6.0% 571   578 -99 -17.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 30 0.4% 36   44 -14 -31.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,241 15.4% 1,455   1,482 -241 -16.3%
Educational Services 303 3.8% 379   331 -28 -8.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 867 10.8% 1,007   985 -118 -12.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 147 1.8% 164   172 -25 -14.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 650 8.1% 793   879 -229 -26.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 241 3.0% 292   344 -103 -29.9%
Public Administration 49 0.6% 61   77 -28 -36.4%
Information Not Available 35 0.4% 31   32 3 9.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 128,193 134,371 138,469
Male 63,859 49.8% 66,472   69,875 -6,016 -8.6%
Female 64,274 50.1% 67,834   68,494 -4,220 -6.2%
Information Not Available 60 0.0% 65   100 -40 -40.0%
 
Ethnicity 128,193 134,371 138,469
Hispanic or Latino 33,843 26.4% 35,439   36,880 -3,037 -8.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 91,120 71.1% 95,582   96,378 -5,258 -5.5%
Information Not Available 3,230 2.5% 3,350   5,211 -1,981 -38.0%
 
Race 128,193 134,371 138,469
American Indian or Alaskan Native 529 0.4% 540   556 -27 -4.9%
Asian 580 0.5% 580   643 -63 -9.8%
Black or African American 31,363 24.5% 33,365   30,711 652 2.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,466 1.1% 1,444   1,551 -85 -5.5%
White 78,712 61.4% 82,166   86,242 -7,530 -8.7%
Information Not Available 15,543 12.1% 16,276   18,766 -3,223 -17.2%
 
Years of Age 128,193 134,371 138,469
Younger than 22 2,578 1.3% 2,668   2,952 -374 -12.7%
22-24 6,654 3.4% 6,820   7,073 -419 -5.9%
25-34 28,879 14.6% 29,935   30,941 -2,062 -6.7%
35-44 28,103 14.2% 29,175   31,032 -2,929 -9.4%
45-54 31,978 16.2% 33,840   35,280 -3,302 -9.4%
55-59 13,443 6.8% 14,272   14,115 -672 -4.8%
60-64 9,198 4.7% 9,662   9,693 -495 -5.1%
65 and older 7,359 3.7% 7,998   7,380 -21 -0.3%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   3 -2 -66.7%
 
Industry 128,193 134,371 138,469
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 4,563 3.4% 5,183   3,597 966 26.9%
Mining 98 0.1% 99   104 -6 -5.8%
Utilities 207 0.2% 224   240 -33 -13.8%
Construction 7,913 6.0% 8,444   10,670 -2,757 -25.8%
Manufacturing 6,701 5.0% 6,826   6,750 -49 -0.7%
Wholesale Trade 5,130 3.9% 5,242   5,603 -473 -8.4%
Retail Trade 14,862 11.2% 15,129   14,922 -60 -0.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,397 2.6% 4,186   3,365 32 1.0%
Information 2,277 1.7% 2,174   2,651 -374 -14.1%
Finance and Insurance 4,318 3.3% 4,505   4,831 -513 -10.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,883 2.2% 2,908   3,165 -282 -8.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,837 5.9% 8,196   9,046 -1,209 -13.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 624 0.5% 638   795 -171 -21.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 23,414 17.6% 24,504   24,893 -1,479 -5.9%
Educational Services 4,109 3.1% 4,761   5,326 -1,217 -22.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 12,923 9.7% 13,244   12,832 91 0.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,297 2.5% 3,515   3,151 146 4.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 11,364 8.6% 12,048   11,400 -36 -0.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,733 2.8% 3,796   3,881 -148 -3.8%
Public Administration 2,098 1.6% 2,143   2,887 -789 -27.3%
Information Not Available 6,445 4.9% 6,606   8,360 -1,915 -22.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 69,742 73,938 95,744
Male 34,392 49.3% 36,356   45,953 -11,561 -25.2%
Female 34,427 49.4% 36,615   48,300 -13,873 -28.7%
Information Not Available 923 1.3% 967   1,491 -568 -38.1%
 
Ethnicity 69,742 73,938 95,744
Hispanic or Latino 187 0.3% 113   384 -197 -51.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 68,632 98.4% 72,858   93,869 -25,237 -26.9%
Information Not Available 923 1.3% 967   1,491 -568 -38.1%
 
Race 69,742 73,938 95,744
American Indian or Alaskan Native 344 0.5% 388   471 -127 -27.0%
Asian 1,082 1.6% 1,098   1,324 -242 -18.3%
Black or African American 34,719 49.8% 37,187   46,321 -11,602 -25.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 32,674 46.8% 34,298   46,137 -13,463 -29.2%
Information Not Available 923 1.3% 967   1,491 -568 -38.1%
 
Years of Age 69,742 73,938 95,744
Younger than 22 1,704 1.7% 1,727   2,385 -681 -28.6%
22-24 3,594 3.7% 3,856   4,973 -1,379 -27.7%
25-34 16,507 16.8% 17,437   22,337 -5,830 -26.1%
35-44 16,472 16.8% 17,399   22,593 -6,121 -27.1%
45-54 16,648 16.9% 17,567   22,689 -6,041 -26.6%
55-59 6,240 6.3% 6,679   8,480 -2,240 -26.4%
60-64 4,106 4.2% 4,381   5,726 -1,620 -28.3%
65 and older 2,460 2.5% 2,686   3,600 -1,140 -31.7%
Information Not Available 2,011 2.0% 2,206   2,961 -950 -32.1%
 
Industry 69,742 73,938 95,744
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 964 1.4% 919   1,337 -373 -27.9%
Mining 52 0.1% 78   106 -54 -50.9%
Utilities 105 0.1% 116   225 -120 -53.3%
Construction 3,782 5.3% 4,175   5,481 -1,699 -31.0%
Manufacturing 5,396 7.6% 6,191   8,172 -2,776 -34.0%
Wholesale Trade 3,195 4.5% 3,248   4,785 -1,590 -33.2%
Retail Trade 5,766 8.2% 6,004   7,524 -1,758 -23.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,553 2.2% 1,701   1,903 -350 -18.4%
Information 1,358 1.9% 1,380   2,347 -989 -42.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,971 2.8% 2,026   2,692 -721 -26.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,087 1.5% 1,126   1,553 -466 -30.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 11,080 15.7% 11,580   14,904 -3,824 -25.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 76 0.1% 87   170 -94 -55.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 196 0.3% 208   269 -73 -27.1%
Educational Services 3,433 4.9% 3,370   4,224 -791 -18.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,382 6.2% 4,930   6,561 -2,179 -33.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,416 4.8% 3,707   4,765 -1,349 -28.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 598 0.8% 675   802 -204 -25.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,287 1.8% 1,320   1,391 -104 -7.5%
Public Administration 1,049 1.5% 1,063   1,694 -645 -38.1%
Information Not Available 18,996 26.9% 20,034   24,839 -5,843 -23.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,521 12,194 13,127
Male 7,431 64.5% 7,870   8,348 -917 -11.0%
Female 4,090 35.5% 4,322   4,775 -685 -14.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 2   4 -4 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 11,521 12,194 13,127
Hispanic or Latino 630 5.5% 637   674 -44 -6.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,523 74.0% 9,110   9,979 -1,456 -14.6%
Information Not Available 2,368 20.6% 2,447   2,474 -106 -4.3%
 
Race 11,521 12,194 13,127
American Indian or Alaskan Native 49 0.4% 53   72 -23 -31.9%
Asian 3,804 33.0% 4,044   4,320 -516 -11.9%
Black or African American 215 1.9% 225   247 -32 -13.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3,021 26.2% 3,243   3,412 -391 -11.5%
White 2,920 25.3% 3,038   3,539 -619 -17.5%
Information Not Available 1,512 13.1% 1,591   1,537 -25 -1.6%
 
Years of Age 11,521 12,194 13,127
Younger than 22 205 1.5% 202   223 -18 -8.1%
22-24 477 3.5% 458   591 -114 -19.3%
25-34 2,801 20.8% 2,971   3,167 -366 -11.6%
35-44 2,641 19.6% 2,783   3,005 -364 -12.1%
45-54 2,745 20.3% 2,890   3,079 -334 -10.8%
55-59 1,156 8.6% 1,246   1,407 -251 -17.8%
60-64 951 7.0% 1,046   947 4 0.4%
65 and older 545 4.0% 598   708 -163 -23.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 11,521 12,194 13,127
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 202 1.7% 283   261 -59 -22.6%
Mining 4 0.0% 2   1 3 300.0%
Utilities 10 0.1% 11   17 -7 -41.2%
Construction 3,203 27.3% 3,440   3,418 -215 -6.3%
Manufacturing 266 2.3% 314   300 -34 -11.3%
Wholesale Trade 221 1.9% 236   277 -56 -20.2%
Retail Trade 679 5.8% 720   938 -259 -27.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 355 3.0% 364   394 -39 -9.9%
Information 176 1.5% 163   306 -130 -42.5%
Finance and Insurance 137 1.2% 146   149 -12 -8.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 198 1.7% 203   284 -86 -30.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 515 4.4% 527   580 -65 -11.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 28 0.2% 32   33 -5 -15.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,479 12.6% 1,499   1,842 -363 -19.7%
Educational Services 119 1.0% 122   154 -35 -22.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 628 5.4% 722   759 -131 -17.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 130 1.1% 152   156 -26 -16.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,206 10.3% 1,099   1,378 -172 -12.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 308 2.6% 345   330 -22 -6.7%
Public Administration 334 2.8% 342   328 6 1.8%
Information Not Available 1,323 11.3% 1,472   1,222 101 8.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,943 21,224 23,447
Male 10,449 52.4% 10,690   12,282 -1,833 -14.9%
Female 9,494 47.6% 10,534   11,165 -1,671 -15.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,943 21,224 23,447
Hispanic or Latino 985 4.9% 1,074   1,020 -35 -3.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,555 88.0% 18,845   17,700 -145 -0.8%
Information Not Available 1,403 7.0% 1,305   4,727 -3,324 -70.3%
 
Race 19,943 21,224 23,447
American Indian or Alaskan Native 135 0.7% 140   115 20 17.4%
Asian 238 1.2% 263   283 -45 -15.9%
Black or African American 1,606 8.1% 1,718   1,551 55 3.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 15,576 78.1% 16,724   15,751 -175 -1.1%
Information Not Available 2,388 12.0% 2,379   5,747 -3,359 -58.4%
 
Years of Age 19,943 21,224 23,447
Younger than 22 525 1.5% 562   780 -255 -32.7%
22-24 1,074 3.2% 1,135   1,395 -321 -23.0%
25-34 4,574 13.4% 4,784   5,460 -886 -16.2%
35-44 4,237 12.4% 4,439   4,972 -735 -14.8%
45-54 4,958 14.6% 5,293   5,923 -965 -16.3%
55-59 2,218 6.5% 2,356   2,404 -186 -7.7%
60-64 1,479 4.3% 1,609   1,608 -129 -8.0%
65 and older 878 2.6% 1,046   905 -27 -3.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 19,943 21,224 23,447
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 193 1.0% 199   162 31 19.1%
Mining 64 0.3% 101   21 43 204.8%
Utilities 29 0.1% 27   39 -10 -25.6%
Construction 2,125 10.6% 2,124   2,262 -137 -6.1%
Manufacturing 4,197 20.8% 3,742   4,716 -519 -11.0%
Wholesale Trade 903 4.5% 995   1,466 -563 -38.4%
Retail Trade 1,961 9.7% 2,103   2,219 -258 -11.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 585 2.9% 871   754 -169 -22.4%
Information 862 4.3% 869   864 -2 -0.2%
Finance and Insurance 854 4.2% 916   1,041 -187 -18.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 220 1.1% 243   260 -40 -15.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 816 4.1% 914   911 -95 -10.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 34 0.2% 41   31 3 9.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,224 11.0% 2,319   2,519 -295 -11.7%
Educational Services 562 2.8% 585   704 -142 -20.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,906 9.5% 2,134   2,397 -491 -20.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 199 1.0% 219   271 -72 -26.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,237 6.1% 1,620   1,559 -322 -20.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 510 2.5% 712   524 -14 -2.7%
Public Administration 327 1.6% 345   490 -163 -33.3%
Information Not Available 135 0.7% 145   237 -102 -43.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,491 12,366 13,430
Male 5,541 52.8% 6,313   7,096 -1,555 -21.9%
Female 4,945 47.1% 6,048   6,327 -1,382 -21.8%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 5   7 -2 -28.6%
 
Ethnicity 10,491 12,366 13,430
Hispanic or Latino 1,166 11.1% 1,656   1,731 -565 -32.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,725 83.2% 10,055   10,944 -2,219 -20.3%
Information Not Available 600 5.7% 655   755 -155 -20.5%
 
Race 10,491 12,366 13,430
American Indian or Alaskan Native 197 1.9% 251   240 -43 -17.9%
Asian 134 1.3% 151   146 -12 -8.2%
Black or African American 109 1.0% 113   136 -27 -19.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 29 0.3% 46   54 -25 -46.3%
White 8,538 81.4% 9,778   10,642 -2,104 -19.8%
Information Not Available 1,484 14.1% 2,027   2,212 -728 -32.9%
 
Years of Age 10,491 12,366 13,430
Younger than 22 239 1.3% 301   433 -194 -44.8%
22-24 563 3.1% 663   832 -269 -32.3%
25-34 2,430 13.3% 2,831   3,274 -844 -25.8%
35-44 2,236 12.2% 2,558   2,922 -686 -23.5%
45-54 2,663 14.6% 3,045   3,221 -558 -17.3%
55-59 1,152 6.3% 1,350   1,322 -170 -12.9%
60-64 752 4.1% 974   887 -135 -15.2%
65 and older 456 2.5% 644   539 -83 -15.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,491 12,366 13,430
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 204 1.9% 325   259 -55 -21.2%
Mining 51 0.5% 54   15 36 240.0%
Utilities 16 0.1% 17   25 -9 -36.0%
Construction 1,024 9.6% 1,033   1,374 -350 -25.5%
Manufacturing 1,019 9.5% 1,590   1,594 -575 -36.1%
Wholesale Trade 471 4.4% 583   564 -93 -16.5%
Retail Trade 1,154 10.8% 1,172   1,443 -289 -20.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 285 2.7% 752   439 -154 -35.1%
Information 174 1.6% 177   212 -38 -17.9%
Finance and Insurance 280 2.6% 265   379 -99 -26.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 113 1.1% 118   169 -56 -33.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 529 4.9% 604   595 -66 -11.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 32 0.3% 42   48 -16 -33.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,093 10.2% 1,279   1,435 -342 -23.8%
Educational Services 346 3.2% 291   483 -137 -28.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,158 10.8% 1,274   1,463 -305 -20.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 126 1.2% 125   133 -7 -5.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 591 5.5% 691   746 -155 -20.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 271 2.5% 392   320 -49 -15.3%
Public Administration 287 2.7% 311   318 -31 -9.7%
Information Not Available 1,267 11.8% 1,271   1,416 -149 -10.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 143,303 156,332 160,430
Male 77,699 54.2% 80,619   85,479 -7,780 -9.1%
Female 64,669 45.1% 74,707   73,983 -9,314 -12.6%
Information Not Available 935 0.7% 1,006   968 -33 -3.4%
 
Ethnicity 143,303 156,332 160,430
Hispanic or Latino 18,146 12.7% 19,946   20,419 -2,273 -11.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 111,028 77.5% 120,933   125,217 -14,189 -11.3%
Information Not Available 14,129 9.9% 15,453   14,794 -665 -4.5%
 
Race 143,303 156,332 160,430
American Indian or Alaskan Native 603 0.4% 663   684 -81 -11.8%
Asian 3,370 2.4% 3,559   3,503 -133 -3.8%
Black or African American 37,673 26.3% 40,748   41,931 -4,258 -10.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 290 0.2% 341   297 -7 -2.4%
White 87,889 61.3% 96,225   97,869 -9,980 -10.2%
Information Not Available 13,478 9.4% 14,796   16,146 -2,668 -16.5%
 
Years of Age 143,303 156,332 160,430
Younger than 22 3,263 1.5% 3,480   4,029 -766 -19.0%
22-24 7,757 3.5% 8,254   8,672 -915 -10.6%
25-34 34,640 15.6% 36,980   39,184 -4,544 -11.6%
35-44 33,514 15.1% 36,106   38,669 -5,155 -13.3%
45-54 35,510 16.0% 39,399   39,920 -4,410 -11.0%
55-59 14,632 6.6% 16,207   15,234 -602 -4.0%
60-64 8,902 4.0% 10,126   9,505 -603 -6.3%
65 and older 5,085 2.3% 5,780   5,207 -122 -2.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   10 -10 -100.0%
 
Industry 143,303 156,332 160,430
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 308 0.2% 378   351 -43 -12.3%
Mining 325 0.2% 289   290 35 12.1%
Utilities 216 0.2% 243   151 65 43.0%
Construction 16,673 11.6% 15,889   19,194 -2,521 -13.1%
Manufacturing 13,478 9.4% 13,524   17,891 -4,413 -24.7%
Wholesale Trade 6,603 4.6% 6,927   6,960 -357 -5.1%
Retail Trade 13,774 9.6% 14,707   14,824 -1,050 -7.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,083 4.2% 10,054   7,649 -1,566 -20.5%
Information 3,195 2.2% 3,494   3,294 -99 -3.0%
Finance and Insurance 5,313 3.7% 5,708   6,321 -1,008 -15.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,932 1.3% 2,043   2,330 -398 -17.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 9,267 6.5% 9,348   10,038 -771 -7.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 706 0.5% 868   801 -95 -11.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 19,273 13.4% 20,530   20,561 -1,288 -6.3%
Educational Services 5,604 3.9% 6,247   7,471 -1,867 -25.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 13,387 9.3% 14,317   14,771 -1,384 -9.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,748 1.2% 1,992   2,034 -286 -14.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,146 5.7% 11,286   9,379 -1,233 -13.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 4,676 3.3% 5,146   4,843 -167 -3.4%
Public Administration 3,989 2.8% 4,303   4,925 -936 -19.0%
Information Not Available 8,607 6.0% 9,039   6,352 2,255 35.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 43,289 44,011 48,987
Male 23,882 55.2% 23,309   25,585 -1,703 -6.7%
Female 19,351 44.7% 20,654   23,343 -3,992 -17.1%
Information Not Available 56 0.1% 48   59 -3 -5.1%
 
Ethnicity 43,289 44,011 48,987
Hispanic or Latino 1,834 4.2% 1,875   2,026 -192 -9.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 32,663 75.5% 33,282   36,569 -3,906 -10.7%
Information Not Available 8,792 20.3% 8,854   10,392 -1,600 -15.4%
 
Race 43,289 44,011 48,987
American Indian or Alaskan Native 190 0.4% 197   216 -26 -12.0%
Asian 297 0.7% 269   329 -32 -9.7%
Black or African American 7,277 16.8% 7,535   7,962 -685 -8.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 46 0.1% 48   61 -15 -24.6%
White 33,221 76.7% 33,657   37,862 -4,641 -12.3%
Information Not Available 2,258 5.2% 2,305   2,557 -299 -11.7%
 
Years of Age 43,289 44,011 48,987
Younger than 22 859 1.2% 939   1,156 -297 -25.7%
22-24 2,231 3.0% 2,244   2,709 -478 -17.6%
25-34 10,464 14.2% 10,881   12,606 -2,142 -17.0%
35-44 10,503 14.2% 10,658   11,642 -1,139 -9.8%
45-54 10,807 14.6% 10,748   11,839 -1,032 -8.7%
55-59 4,439 6.0% 4,324   4,664 -225 -4.8%
60-64 2,613 3.5% 2,685   2,876 -263 -9.1%
65 and older 1,373 1.9% 1,532   1,495 -122 -8.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 43,289 44,011 48,987
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 84 0.2% 123   115 -31 -27.0%
Mining 105 0.2% 88   61 44 72.1%
Utilities 76 0.2% 78   97 -21 -21.6%
Construction 4,745 10.9% 5,230   4,367 378 8.7%
Manufacturing 9,765 22.5% 7,130   9,529 236 2.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,555 3.6% 1,641   1,774 -219 -12.3%
Retail Trade 3,722 8.6% 4,061   4,388 -666 -15.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,493 3.4% 1,588   1,662 -169 -10.2%
Information 533 1.2% 559   803 -270 -33.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,083 2.5% 1,147   1,345 -262 -19.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 531 1.2% 592   696 -165 -23.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,383 3.2% 1,537   1,853 -470 -25.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 187 0.4% 189   280 -93 -33.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,645 10.7% 5,060   5,573 -928 -16.7%
Educational Services 1,398 3.2% 1,836   1,907 -509 -26.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,053 9.3% 4,381   5,283 -1,230 -23.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 500 1.2% 518   502 -2 -0.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,198 5.1% 2,721   2,794 -596 -21.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 962 2.2% 1,017   1,197 -235 -19.6%
Public Administration 377 0.9% 448   433 -56 -12.9%
Information Not Available 3,894 9.0% 4,067   4,328 -434 -10.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,545 24,852 25,313
Male 12,471 53.0% 12,871   13,062 -591 -4.5%
Female 11,074 47.0% 11,981   12,251 -1,177 -9.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 23,545 24,852 25,313
Hispanic or Latino 1,688 7.2% 1,717   1,685 3 0.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,831 41.8% 10,450   10,627 -796 -7.5%
Information Not Available 12,026 51.1% 12,685   13,001 -975 -7.5%
 
Race 23,545 24,852 25,313
American Indian or Alaskan Native 320 1.4% 361   369 -49 -13.3%
Asian 410 1.7% 417   368 42 11.4%
Black or African American 4,549 19.3% 4,662   4,700 -151 -3.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 44 0.2% 48   53 -9 -17.0%
White 16,741 71.1% 17,811   18,319 -1,578 -8.6%
Information Not Available 1,481 6.3% 1,553   1,504 -23 -1.5%
 
Years of Age 23,545 24,852 25,313
Younger than 22 605 1.6% 619   687 -82 -11.9%
22-24 1,342 3.5% 1,387   1,582 -240 -15.2%
25-34 5,935 15.3% 6,286   6,633 -698 -10.5%
35-44 5,338 13.8% 5,545   5,520 -182 -3.3%
45-54 5,648 14.6% 5,914   6,031 -383 -6.4%
55-59 2,319 6.0% 2,503   2,421 -102 -4.2%
60-64 1,504 3.9% 1,610   1,551 -47 -3.0%
65 and older 854 2.2% 988   888 -34 -3.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 23,545 24,852 25,313
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 100 0.4% 116   105 -5 -4.8%
Mining 165 0.7% 173   164 1 0.6%
Utilities 50 0.2% 50   52 -2 -3.8%
Construction 2,438 10.3% 2,286   2,262 176 7.8%
Manufacturing 3,380 14.3% 3,522   3,448 -68 -2.0%
Wholesale Trade 972 4.1% 1,056   1,143 -171 -15.0%
Retail Trade 2,223 9.4% 2,351   2,260 -37 -1.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 727 3.1% 835   613 114 18.6%
Information 831 3.5% 833   772 59 7.6%
Finance and Insurance 762 3.2% 823   903 -141 -15.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 349 1.5% 365   357 -8 -2.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,319 5.6% 1,428   1,305 14 1.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 84 0.4% 94   60 24 40.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,923 12.4% 3,106   2,690 233 8.7%
Educational Services 670 2.8% 743   949 -279 -29.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,868 12.1% 3,105   3,139 -271 -8.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 148 0.6% 160   174 -26 -14.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,198 5.1% 1,391   1,274 -76 -6.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 624 2.6% 631   711 -87 -12.2%
Public Administration 619 2.6% 627   710 -91 -12.8%
Information Not Available 1,095 4.6% 1,157   2,222 -1,127 -50.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,649 34,618 33,397
Male 19,272 59.0% 20,054   19,276 -4 0.0%
Female 13,377 41.0% 14,564   14,121 -744 -5.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 32,649 34,618 33,397
Hispanic or Latino 75 0.2% 117   61 14 23.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 603 1.8% 646   539 64 11.9%
Information Not Available 31,971 97.9% 33,855   32,797 -826 -2.5%
 
Race 32,649 34,618 33,397
American Indian or Alaskan Native 230 0.7% 244   174 56 32.2%
Asian 71 0.2% 59   87 -16 -18.4%
Black or African American 4,326 13.3% 4,722   4,621 -295 -6.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0% 0   9 0 0.0%
White 27,618 84.6% 29,227   27,959 -341 -1.2%
Information Not Available 395 1.2% 366   547 -152 -27.8%
 
Years of Age 32,649 34,618 33,397
Younger than 22 834 1.4% 808   920 -86 -9.3%
22-24 1,689 2.9% 1,948   1,942 -253 -13.0%
25-34 8,080 13.8% 8,283   8,127 -47 -0.6%
35-44 7,721 13.2% 8,567   8,244 -523 -6.3%
45-54 7,881 13.5% 8,125   8,070 -189 -2.3%
55-59 3,426 5.9% 3,502   2,910 516 17.7%
60-64 1,808 3.1% 2,142   1,950 -142 -7.3%
65 and older 1,206 2.1% 1,243   1,216 -10 -0.8%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 0   18 -14 -77.8%
 
Industry 32,649 34,618 33,397
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 89 0.3% 108   52 37 71.2%
Mining 2,261 6.9% 1,988   443 1,818 410.4%
Utilities 44 0.1% 63   48 -4 -8.3%
Construction 3,245 9.9% 3,448   4,296 -1,051 -24.5%
Manufacturing 5,567 17.0% 5,879   5,199 368 7.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,108 3.4% 1,125   1,325 -217 -16.4%
Retail Trade 2,721 8.3% 2,725   2,671 50 1.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,534 4.7% 1,609   1,225 309 25.2%
Information 740 2.3% 709   982 -242 -24.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,073 3.3% 1,057   895 178 19.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 368 1.1% 420   460 -92 -20.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,423 4.3% 1,573   1,816 -393 -21.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 111 0.3% 140   139 -28 -20.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,409 10.4% 3,511   3,840 -431 -11.2%
Educational Services 1,192 3.6% 1,197   1,155 37 3.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,023 9.2% 3,385   3,340 -317 -9.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 222 0.7% 343   378 -156 -41.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,822 5.6% 2,327   2,280 -458 -20.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 829 2.5% 768   808 21 2.6%
Public Administration 536 1.6% 615   773 -237 -30.7%
Information Not Available 1,332 4.1% 1,628   1,272 60 4.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 42,959 44,027 59,051
Male 19,659 45.8% 19,592   28,025 -8,366 -29.9%
Female 23,300 54.2% 24,435   31,026 -7,726 -24.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 42,959 44,027 59,051
Hispanic or Latino 1,342 3.1% 1,362   1,879 -537 -28.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 41,604 96.8% 42,651   57,155 -15,551 -27.2%
Information Not Available 13 0.0% 14   17 -4 -23.5%
 
Race 42,959 44,027 59,051
American Indian or Alaskan Native 280 0.7% 280   369 -89 -24.1%
Asian 355 0.8% 299   457 -102 -22.3%
Black or African American 24,871 57.9% 25,834   33,806 -8,935 -26.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 74 0.2% 72   128 -54 -42.2%
White 17,376 40.4% 17,540   24,290 -6,914 -28.5%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 2   1 2 200.0%
 
Years of Age 42,959 44,027 59,051
Younger than 22 978 1.7% 990   1,665 -687 -41.3%
22-24 2,410 4.2% 2,461   3,901 -1,491 -38.2%
25-34 11,829 20.4% 11,905   16,743 -4,914 -29.3%
35-44 9,479 16.4% 9,599   12,923 -3,444 -26.7%
45-54 9,995 17.3% 10,362   13,206 -3,211 -24.3%
55-59 3,885 6.7% 4,072   4,953 -1,068 -21.6%
60-64 2,479 4.3% 2,619   3,242 -763 -23.5%
65 and older 1,904 3.3% 2,019   2,418 -514 -21.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 42,959 44,027 59,051
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 266 0.6% 284   476 -210 -44.1%
Mining 734 1.7% 736   745 -11 -1.5%
Utilities 123 0.3% 144   169 -46 -27.2%
Construction 5,811 13.4% 5,897   9,044 -3,233 -35.7%
Manufacturing 3,489 8.1% 3,275   4,369 -880 -20.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,246 2.9% 1,247   1,630 -384 -23.6%
Retail Trade 4,588 10.6% 4,673   6,293 -1,705 -27.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,262 2.9% 1,378   1,642 -380 -23.1%
Information 681 1.6% 660   751 -70 -9.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,075 2.5% 1,115   1,476 -401 -27.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 706 1.6% 746   998 -292 -29.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,975 4.6% 1,835   3,151 -1,176 -37.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 204 0.5% 201   291 -87 -29.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,807 8.8% 3,804   5,448 -1,641 -30.1%
Educational Services 1,517 3.5% 1,724   2,073 -556 -26.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,469 15.0% 6,890   8,174 -1,705 -20.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 920 2.1% 884   1,176 -256 -21.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,381 10.1% 4,465   5,828 -1,447 -24.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,601 3.7% 1,793   2,354 -753 -32.0%
Public Administration 1,093 2.5% 1,240   1,320 -227 -17.2%
Information Not Available 1,011 2.3% 1,036   1,643 -632 -38.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 75,465 90,999 82,695
Male 41,901 55.5% 46,780   45,115 -3,214 -7.1%
Female 33,563 44.5% 44,219   37,580 -4,017 -10.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 75,465 90,999 82,695
Hispanic or Latino 8,946 11.9% 11,164   9,680 -734 -7.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 64,575 85.6% 78,134   71,427 -6,852 -9.6%
Information Not Available 1,944 2.6% 1,701   1,588 356 22.4%
 
Race 75,465 90,999 82,695
American Indian or Alaskan Native 211 0.3% 200   197 14 7.1%
Asian 2,750 3.6% 3,063   2,951 -201 -6.8%
Black or African American 7,982 10.6% 10,193   8,833 -851 -9.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 103 0.1% 74   59 44 74.6%
White 57,265 75.9% 69,734   64,235 -6,970 -10.9%
Information Not Available 7,154 9.5% 7,735   6,420 734 11.4%
 
Years of Age 75,465 90,999 82,695
Younger than 22 1,844 1.4% 2,235   2,406 -562 -23.4%
22-24 4,587 3.6% 4,914   4,943 -356 -7.2%
25-34 17,680 13.9% 19,430   19,101 -1,421 -7.4%
35-44 15,942 12.5% 19,201   18,194 -2,252 -12.4%
45-54 18,446 14.5% 23,099   20,282 -1,836 -9.1%
55-59 7,598 6.0% 9,647   8,195 -597 -7.3%
60-64 5,465 4.3% 6,844   5,793 -328 -5.7%
65 and older 3,903 3.1% 5,629   3,781 122 3.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 75,465 90,999 82,695
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 417 0.5% 421   412 5 1.2%
Mining 18 0.0% 22   33 -15 -45.5%
Utilities 142 0.2% 119   215 -73 -34.0%
Construction 7,368 9.7% 7,322   8,159 -791 -9.7%
Manufacturing 7,085 9.3% 7,835   8,006 -921 -11.5%
Wholesale Trade 3,582 4.7% 3,745   3,874 -292 -7.5%
Retail Trade 7,366 9.7% 8,132   8,318 -952 -11.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,156 2.8% 7,891   2,404 -248 -10.3%
Information 1,882 2.5% 1,970   1,916 -34 -1.8%
Finance and Insurance 3,070 4.0% 3,180   2,908 162 5.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,970 2.6% 1,098   1,149 821 71.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,283 8.3% 6,648   6,834 -551 -8.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 249 0.3% 293   294 -45 -15.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,286 10.9% 9,048   9,535 -1,249 -13.1%
Educational Services 2,161 2.8% 2,702   2,381 -220 -9.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8,403 11.1% 9,804   9,550 -1,147 -12.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 948 1.2% 1,050   1,039 -91 -8.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,101 6.7% 8,630   5,511 -410 -7.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 4,362 5.7% 4,690   4,312 50 1.2%
Public Administration 1,984 2.6% 3,200   2,885 -901 -31.2%
Information Not Available 2,632 3.5% 3,199   2,960 -328 -11.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 53,146 59,391 55,060
Male 22,053 41.5% 23,476   29,642 -7,589 -25.6%
Female 17,778 33.5% 20,543   25,418 -7,640 -30.1%
Information Not Available 13,315 25.1% 15,372   0 13,315 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 53,146 59,391 55,060
Hispanic or Latino 1,956 3.7% 2,023   2,930 -974 -33.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 37,137 69.9% 41,231   51,210 -14,073 -27.5%
Information Not Available 14,053 26.4% 16,137   920 13,133 1427.5%
 
Race 53,146 59,391 55,060
American Indian or Alaskan Native 132 0.2% 159   197 -65 -33.0%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 17,283 32.5% 19,075   23,588 -6,305 -26.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 66 0.1% 66   95 -29 -30.5%
White 19,656 37.0% 21,931   27,330 -7,674 -28.1%
Information Not Available 16,009 30.1% 18,160   3,850 12,159 315.8%
 
Years of Age 53,146 59,391 55,060
Younger than 22 1,148 1.6% 1,209   1,633 -485 -29.7%
22-24 2,565 3.7% 2,775   3,761 -1,196 -31.8%
25-34 9,763 13.9% 10,605   13,557 -3,794 -28.0%
35-44 8,346 11.9% 9,176   11,931 -3,585 -30.0%
45-54 9,217 13.2% 10,201   13,023 -3,806 -29.2%
55-59 4,075 5.8% 4,450   5,081 -1,006 -19.8%
60-64 2,747 3.9% 3,063   3,561 -814 -22.9%
65 and older 1,971 2.8% 2,540   2,513 -542 -21.6%
Information Not Available 13,314 19.0% 15,372   0 13,314 0.0%
 
Industry 53,146 59,391 55,060
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 55 0.1% 74   101 -46 -45.5%
Mining 35 0.1% 28   21 14 66.7%
Utilities 27 0.1% 23   63 -36 -57.1%
Construction 4,661 8.8% 4,775   7,256 -2,595 -35.8%
Manufacturing 579 1.1% 542   739 -160 -21.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,449 2.7% 1,499   2,315 -866 -37.4%
Retail Trade 1,662 3.1% 1,842   2,220 -558 -25.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 947 1.8% 2,535   1,221 -274 -22.4%
Information 727 1.4% 756   1,148 -421 -36.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,284 2.4% 1,319   2,015 -731 -36.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 755 1.4% 826   1,170 -415 -35.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,515 6.6% 3,632   4,948 -1,433 -29.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 151 0.3% 167   205 -54 -26.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,719 8.9% 5,176   6,726 -2,007 -29.8%
Educational Services 1,540 2.9% 1,770   2,026 -486 -24.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,154 7.8% 4,406   5,162 -1,008 -19.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 422 0.8% 495   587 -165 -28.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,608 4.9% 3,180   3,486 -878 -25.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,217 2.3% 1,325   1,722 -505 -29.3%
Public Administration 652 1.2% 687   1,104 -452 -40.9%
Information Not Available 21,987 41.3% 24,334   10,825 11,162 103.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,390 9,665 9,610
Male 4,464 53.2% 5,030   5,218 -754 -14.4%
Female 3,926 46.8% 4,635   4,392 -466 -10.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,390 9,665 9,610
Hispanic or Latino 87 1.0% 78   90 -3 -3.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,988 71.4% 6,984   6,945 -957 -13.8%
Information Not Available 2,315 27.6% 2,603   2,575 -260 -10.1%
 
Race 8,390 9,665 9,610
American Indian or Alaskan Native 69 0.8% 91   78 -9 -11.5%
Asian 50 0.6% 68   44 6 13.6%
Black or African American 115 1.4% 129   118 -3 -2.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 6,362 75.8% 7,346   7,314 -952 -13.0%
Information Not Available 1,794 21.4% 2,031   2,056 -262 -12.7%
 
Years of Age 8,390 9,665 9,610
Younger than 22 258 1.8% 285   332 -74 -22.3%
22-24 516 3.7% 517   655 -139 -21.2%
25-34 1,932 13.7% 2,172   2,147 -215 -10.0%
35-44 1,653 11.7% 1,914   1,863 -210 -11.3%
45-54 2,077 14.7% 2,417   2,400 -323 -13.5%
55-59 948 6.7% 1,135   1,093 -145 -13.3%
60-64 638 4.5% 770   730 -92 -12.6%
65 and older 368 2.6% 455   390 -22 -5.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,390 9,665 9,610
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 103 1.2% 164   98 5 5.1%
Mining 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
Utilities 11 0.1% 9   27 -16 -59.3%
Construction 642 7.6% 625   632 10 1.6%
Manufacturing 708 8.3% 1,010   1,035 -327 -31.6%
Wholesale Trade 196 2.3% 204   268 -72 -26.9%
Retail Trade 793 9.3% 912   779 14 1.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 141 1.7% 341   176 -35 -19.9%
Information 115 1.4% 135   112 3 2.7%
Finance and Insurance 205 2.4% 207   159 46 28.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 63 0.7% 54   85 -22 -25.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 308 3.6% 333   380 -72 -18.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11 0.1% 18   12 -1 -8.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 526 6.2% 574   659 -133 -20.2%
Educational Services 202 2.4% 265   260 -58 -22.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 857 10.1% 1,034   888 -31 -3.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 111 1.3% 115   113 -2 -1.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 442 5.2% 506   500 -58 -11.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 191 2.2% 287   220 -29 -13.2%
Public Administration 124 1.5% 133   161 -37 -23.0%
Information Not Available 2,640 31.1% 2,738   3,045 -405 -13.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 73,866 81,346 92,151
Male 38,340 51.9% 40,513   46,995 -8,655 -18.4%
Female 35,518 48.1% 40,781   45,115 -9,597 -21.3%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 52   41 -33 -80.5%
 
Ethnicity 73,866 81,346 92,151
Hispanic or Latino 2,359 3.2% 2,543   2,778 -419 -15.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 56,244 76.1% 60,427   69,298 -13,054 -18.8%
Information Not Available 15,263 20.7% 18,376   20,075 -4,812 -24.0%
 
Race 73,866 81,346 92,151
American Indian or Alaskan Native 941 1.3% 1,026   1,063 -122 -11.5%
Asian 1,688 2.3% 715   789 899 113.9%
Black or African American 28,801 39.0% 12,904   14,232 14,569 102.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 66 0.1% 60   71 -5 -7.0%
White 38,342 51.9% 43,540   51,542 -13,200 -25.6%
Information Not Available 4,028 5.5% 23,101   24,454 -20,426 -83.5%
 
Years of Age 73,866 81,346 92,151
Younger than 22 4,778 4.4% 2,235   2,855 1,923 67.4%
22-24 4,384 4.1% 4,747   5,644 -1,260 -22.3%
25-34 17,407 16.1% 19,620   22,784 -5,377 -23.6%
35-44 16,320 15.1% 18,712   21,232 -4,912 -23.1%
45-54 17,668 16.3% 20,441   22,751 -5,083 -22.3%
55-59 7,231 6.7% 8,326   8,806 -1,575 -17.9%
60-64 3,994 3.7% 4,639   5,422 -1,428 -26.3%
65 and older 2,082 1.9% 2,602   2,627 -545 -20.7%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 24   30 -28 -93.3%
 
Industry 73,866 81,346 92,151
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 439 0.6% 469   442 -3 -0.7%
Mining 136 0.2% 183   100 36 36.0%
Utilities 58 0.1% 51   50 8 16.0%
Construction 5,672 7.6% 5,774   7,190 -1,518 -21.1%
Manufacturing 9,715 13.1% 9,575   11,572 -1,857 -16.0%
Wholesale Trade 2,577 3.5% 2,724   3,339 -762 -22.8%
Retail Trade 5,345 7.2% 5,690   8,700 -3,355 -38.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,861 2.5% 2,126   2,329 -468 -20.1%
Information 949 1.3% 966   1,190 -241 -20.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,839 2.5% 2,059   2,360 -521 -22.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,054 1.4% 1,021   1,418 -364 -25.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,100 5.5% 4,287   4,833 -733 -15.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,619 2.2% 1,769   743 876 117.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 9,857 13.3% 10,871   11,659 -1,802 -15.5%
Educational Services 4,104 5.5% 4,700   5,286 -1,182 -22.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8,439 11.4% 10,192   10,422 -1,983 -19.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 895 1.2% 1,266   1,231 -336 -27.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,881 5.2% 5,269   5,477 -1,596 -29.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,976 2.7% 2,181   2,434 -458 -18.8%
Public Administration 1,072 1.4% 1,237   1,420 -348 -24.5%
Information Not Available 8,278 11.1% 8,936   9,956 -1,678 -16.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 39,082 43,042 43,481
Male 21,362 54.7% 22,484   23,053 -1,691 -7.3%
Female 17,692 45.3% 20,533   20,411 -2,719 -13.3%
Information Not Available 28 0.1% 25   17 11 64.7%
 
Ethnicity 39,082 43,042 43,481
Hispanic or Latino 1,195 3.1% 1,382   1,350 -155 -11.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 33,217 85.0% 36,561   36,532 -3,315 -9.1%
Information Not Available 4,670 11.9% 5,099   5,599 -929 -16.6%
 
Race 39,082 43,042 43,481
American Indian or Alaskan Native 590 1.5% 655   604 -14 -2.3%
Asian 1,251 3.2% 1,355   1,261 -10 -0.8%
Black or African American 3,889 10.0% 4,211   3,898 -9 -0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 76 0.2% 99   107 -31 -29.0%
White 30,274 77.5% 33,369   34,227 -3,953 -11.5%
Information Not Available 3,002 7.7% 3,353   3,384 -382 -11.3%
 
Years of Age 39,082 43,042 43,481
Younger than 22 763 1.1% 778   944 -181 -19.2%
22-24 2,113 3.2% 2,228   2,363 -250 -10.6%
25-34 9,524 14.3% 10,346   10,820 -1,296 -12.0%
35-44 8,148 12.3% 8,958   9,043 -895 -9.9%
45-54 9,757 14.7% 10,867   10,755 -998 -9.3%
55-59 4,428 6.7% 4,882   4,703 -275 -5.8%
60-64 2,849 4.3% 3,220   3,255 -406 -12.5%
65 and older 1,474 2.2% 1,742   1,569 -95 -6.1%
Information Not Available 26 0.0% 21   29 -3 -10.3%
 
Industry 39,082 43,042 43,481
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 224 0.6% 290   258 -34 -13.2%
Mining 114 0.3% 78   50 64 128.0%
Utilities 128 0.3% 190   170 -42 -24.7%
Construction 3,809 9.7% 3,791   4,152 -343 -8.3%
Manufacturing 5,151 13.1% 5,252   5,588 -437 -7.8%
Wholesale Trade 2,087 5.3% 2,071   1,966 121 6.2%
Retail Trade 3,401 8.7% 3,682   3,782 -381 -10.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,014 2.6% 1,211   1,081 -67 -6.2%
Information 947 2.4% 938   1,184 -237 -20.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,353 3.4% 1,355   1,579 -226 -14.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 643 1.6% 664   865 -222 -25.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,324 5.9% 2,531   2,687 -363 -13.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 828 2.1% 898   768 60 7.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,125 10.5% 4,462   4,050 75 1.9%
Educational Services 1,577 4.0% 1,922   2,241 -664 -29.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,214 10.7% 4,672   5,069 -855 -16.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 620 1.6% 670   745 -125 -16.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,098 5.3% 2,983   2,441 -343 -14.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,409 3.6% 2,211   1,716 -307 -17.9%
Public Administration 1,070 2.7% 1,130   834 236 28.3%
Information Not Available 1,946 5.0% 2,041   2,255 -309 -13.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 46,928 48,880 53,481
Male 25,340 54.0% 24,445   27,105 -1,765 -6.5%
Female 21,540 45.9% 24,379   26,319 -4,779 -18.2%
Information Not Available 48 0.1% 56   57 -9 -15.8%
 
Ethnicity 46,928 48,880 53,481
Hispanic or Latino 1,068 2.3% 1,137   809 259 32.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 35,781 76.2% 37,746   27,504 8,277 30.1%
Information Not Available 10,079 21.5% 9,997   25,168 -15,089 -60.0%
 
Race 46,928 48,880 53,481
American Indian or Alaskan Native 355 0.8% 370   348 7 2.0%
Asian 433 0.9% 415   415 18 4.3%
Black or African American 10,016 21.3% 11,019   11,993 -1,977 -16.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 512 1.1% 525   585 -73 -12.5%
White 31,823 67.8% 33,287   37,447 -5,624 -15.0%
Information Not Available 3,789 8.1% 3,264   2,693 1,096 40.7%
 
Years of Age 46,928 48,880 53,481
Younger than 22 1,337 1.8% 1,353   1,639 -302 -18.4%
22-24 2,676 3.5% 2,913   3,170 -494 -15.6%
25-34 11,358 14.9% 11,834   13,500 -2,142 -15.9%
35-44 10,544 13.9% 10,917   11,949 -1,405 -11.8%
45-54 11,942 15.7% 12,161   13,051 -1,109 -8.5%
55-59 4,642 6.1% 4,792   4,987 -345 -6.9%
60-64 2,751 3.6% 2,899   3,158 -407 -12.9%
65 and older 1,641 2.2% 1,974   1,976 -335 -17.0%
Information Not Available 37 0.0% 37   51 -14 -27.5%
 
Industry 46,928 48,880 53,481
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 205 0.4% 222   229 -24 -10.5%
Mining 107 0.2% 96   126 -19 -15.1%
Utilities 66 0.1% 68   58 8 13.8%
Construction 5,244 11.1% 4,665   6,027 -783 -13.0%
Manufacturing 8,209 17.4% 6,065   5,722 2,487 43.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,885 4.0% 2,114   2,246 -361 -16.1%
Retail Trade 4,759 10.1% 5,105   6,012 -1,253 -20.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,395 3.0% 2,458   1,805 -410 -22.7%
Information 1,022 2.2% 1,049   1,201 -179 -14.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,345 2.9% 1,407   1,760 -415 -23.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 859 1.8% 1,001   869 -10 -1.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,925 4.1% 2,082   2,456 -531 -21.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 280 0.6% 263   218 62 28.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,396 11.4% 5,704   6,400 -1,004 -15.7%
Educational Services 1,546 3.3% 1,818   1,956 -410 -21.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,201 11.0% 5,929   6,555 -1,354 -20.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 560 1.2% 603   937 -377 -40.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,274 6.9% 4,164   4,439 -1,165 -26.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,550 3.3% 1,802   1,803 -253 -14.0%
Public Administration 445 0.9% 466   605 -160 -26.4%
Information Not Available 1,655 3.5% 1,799   2,057 -402 -19.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Sep 2012 Percent Aug 2012     Sep 2011