ETA 203

Characteristics of Insured Unemployment

December 2013

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants : Total Claimants
December 2013
Dec 2013 Nov 2013 Monthly Change Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,963,861 2,662,481 301,380 3,220,988 -257,127 -8.0
Alaska 14,583 13,264 1,319 15,562 -979 -6.3
Alabama 31,046 30,768 278 33,019 -1,973 -6.0
Arkansas 30,387 27,158 3,229 33,494 -3,107 -9.3
Arizona 35,134 36,668 -1,534 37,414 -2,280 -6.1
California 495,179 457,200 37,979 486,565 8,614 1.8
Colorado 36,622 32,624 3,998 38,715 -2,093 -5.4
Connecticut 51,675 45,378 6,297 52,456 -781 -1.5
District of Columbia 12,527 12,254 273 12,513 14 0.1
Delaware 9,047 7,959 1,088 8,954 93 1.0
Florida 102,874 109,946 -7,072 114,063 -11,189 -9.8
Georgia 55,587 53,630 1,957 68,582 -12,995 -18.9
Hawaii 10,656 11,128 -472 11,168 -512 -4.6
Iowa 29,716 19,691 10,025 31,484 -1,768 -5.6
Idaho 15,376 10,635 4,741 18,706 -3,330 -17.8
Illinois 166,546 142,255 24,291 181,583 -15,037 -8.3
Indiana 46,745 39,190 7,555 50,365 -3,620 -7.2
Kansas 21,838 19,390 2,448 26,579 -4,741 -17.8
Kentucky 30,578 28,244 2,334 35,511 -4,933 -13.9
Louisiana 28,078 26,049 2,029 39,333 -11,255 -28.6
Massachusetts 76,534 68,458 8,076 91,759 -15,225 -16.6
Maryland 57,021 52,808 4,213 58,491 -1,470 -2.5
Maine 12,198 10,109 2,089 14,545 -2,347 -16.1
Michigan 99,883 84,957 14,926 108,765 -8,882 -8.2
Minnesota 65,006 45,088 19,918 68,994 -3,988 -5.8
Missouri 46,441 40,594 5,847 52,667 -6,226 -11.8
Mississippi 21,833 21,515 318 25,295 -3,462 -13.7
Montana 10,626 7,720 2,906 11,021 -395 -3.6
North Carolina 68,540 68,678 -138 99,712 -31,172 -31.3
North Dakota 5,087 2,089 2,998 4,831 256 5.3
Nebraska 10,083 7,328 2,755 11,983 -1,900 -15.9
New Hampshire 7,570 6,862 708 9,817 -2,247 -22.9
New Jersey 141,442 119,967 21,475 139,575 1,867 1.3
New Mexico 15,343 14,550 793 16,387 -1,044 -6.4
Nevada 31,682 28,152 3,530 33,987 -2,305 -6.8
New York 219,298 206,268 13,030 245,619 -26,321 -10.7
Ohio 86,022 66,976 19,046 94,305 -8,283 -8.8
Oklahoma 24,437 24,058 379 28,131 -3,694 -13.1
Oregon 47,828 42,614 5,214 56,670 -8,842 -15.6
Pennsylvania 182,192 158,373 23,819 207,018 -24,826 -12.0
Puerto Rico 25,905 29,032 -3,127 27,347 -1,442 -5.3
Rhode Island 12,005 9,526 2,479 13,866 -1,861 -13.4
South Carolina 28,658 29,151 -493 34,711 -6,053 -17.4
South Dakota 3,075 1,704 1,371 3,410 -335 -9.8
Tennessee 36,140 33,046 3,094 43,979 -7,839 -17.8
Texas 154,309 148,230 6,079 151,373 2,936 1.9
Utah 18,275 14,767 3,508 19,529 -1,254 -6.4
Virginia 50,231 47,400 2,831 54,046 -3,815 -7.1
Virgin Islands 401 565 -164 727 -326 -44.8
Vermont 5,642 4,829 813 6,340 -698 -11.0
Washington 72,082 63,104 8,978 78,021 -5,939 -7.6
Wisconsin 79,270 60,774 18,496 87,066 -7,796 -9.0
West Virginia 19,738 15,891 3,847 19,454 284 1.5
Wyoming 4,870 3,867 1,003 5,481 -611 -11.1
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,963,861   2,662,481   3,220,988 -257,127 -8.0
Male 1,736,510 58.6% 1,460,039   1,892,739 -156,229 -8.3%
Female 1,209,056 40.8% 1,184,494   1,311,617 -102,561 -7.8%
Information Not Available 18,295 0.6% 17,948   16,632 1,663 10.0%
 
Ethnicity 2,963,861   2,662,481   3,220,988    
Hispanic or Latino 492,061 16.6% 425,046   509,722 -17,661 -3.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,997,731 80.8% 1,863,592   2,266,712 -268,981 -11.9%
Information Not Available 474,069 13.8% 373,843   444,554 29,515 6.6%
 
Race 2,963,861   2,662,481   3,220,988
American Indian or Alaskan Native 39,541 1.3% 35,518   39,666 -125 -0.3%
Asian 81,442 2.7% 79,548   85,164 -3,722 -4.4%
Black or African American 483,387 16.3% 483,974   535,930 -52,543 -9.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 13,443 0.5% 12,248   14,501 -1,058 -7.3%
White 1,570,764 53.0% 1,421,343   1,803,927 -233,163 -12.9%
Information Not Available 775,283 26.2% 629,851   741,801 33,482 4.5%
 
Years of Age 2,963,861   2,662,481   3,220,988
Younger than 22 76,998 2.6% 70,362   99,506 -22,508 -22.6%
22-24 167,741 5.7% 151,855   198,369 -30,628 -15.4%
25-34 707,719 23.9% 642,140   782,096 -74,377 -9.5%
35-44 647,461 21.8% 575,978   703,445 -55,984 -8.0%
45-54 704,648 23.8% 629,369   767,745 -63,097 -8.2%
55-59 303,970 10.3% 269,767   315,143 -11,173 -3.5%
60-64 197,286 6.7% 178,600   201,943 -4,657 -2.3%
65 and older 132,054 4.5% 120,412   138,215 -6,161 -4.5%
Information Not Available 25,984 0.9% 23,998   14,526 11,458 78.9%
 
Industry 2,963,861   2,662,481   3,220,988
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 99,062 3.3% 66,940   96,375 2,687 2.8%
Mining 23,002 0.8% 17,064   24,933 -1,931 -7.7%
Utilities 6,590 0.2% 6,370   6,768 -178 -2.6%
Construction 397,727 13.4% 270,046   409,149 -11,422 -2.8%
Manufacturing 267,933 9.0% 250,103   322,002 -54,069 -16.8%
Wholesale Trade 90,001 3.0% 91,724   104,125 -14,124 -13.6%
Retail Trade 217,129 7.3% 212,226   252,417 -35,288 -14.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 88,136 3.0% 77,716   98,526 -10,390 -10.5%
Information 78,710 2.7% 78,745   81,177 -2,467 -3.0%
Finance and Insurance 86,004 2.9% 84,594   79,755 6,249 7.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 41,311 1.4% 39,582   44,440 -3,129 -7.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 138,117 4.7% 134,705   140,170 -2,053 -1.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 12,848 0.4% 13,914   13,440 -592 -4.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 392,530 13.2% 344,566   417,050 -24,520 -5.9%
Educational Services 83,813 2.8% 90,294   93,733 -9,920 -10.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 242,129 8.2% 244,503   262,393 -20,264 -7.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 65,579 2.2% 54,811   75,156 -9,577 -12.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 178,237 6.0% 164,578   210,793 -32,556 -15.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 70,964 2.4% 65,193   89,694 -18,730 -20.9%
Public Administration 58,065 2.0% 53,665   60,093 -2,028 -3.4%
Information Not Available 325,974 11.0% 301,142   338,799 -12,825 -3.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,583 13,264 15,562 -979 -6.3
Male 9,020 61.9% 7,784   9,873 -853 -8.6%
Female 5,563 38.1% 5,480   5,689 -126 -2.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 14,583   13,264   15,562    
Hispanic or Latino 743 5.1% 711   765 -22 -2.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,700 93.9% 12,416   14,609 -909 -6.2%
Information Not Available 140 1.0% 137   188 -48 -25.5%
 
Race 14,583 13,264 15,562
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,975 27.3% 3,779   4,018 -43 -1.1%
Asian 1,117 7.7% 1,040   1,259 -142 -11.3%
Black or African American 637 4.4% 587   751 -114 -15.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 261 1.8% 243   285 -24 -8.4%
White 7,982 54.7% 7,024   8,577 -595 -6.9%
Information Not Available 611 4.2% 591   672 -61 -9.1%
 
Years of Age 14,583 13,264 15,562
Younger than 22 434 2.0% 387   526 -92 -17.5%
22-24 1,000 4.6% 929   1,075 -75 -7.0%
25-34 4,316 19.9% 3,908   4,408 -92 -2.1%
35-44 2,919 13.5% 2,674   3,304 -385 -11.7%
45-54 3,141 14.5% 2,869   3,458 -317 -9.2%
55-59 1,382 6.4% 1,224   1,380 2 0.1%
60-64 866 4.0% 769   951 -85 -8.9%
65 and older 525 2.4% 504   460 65 14.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 14,583 13,264 15,562
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 130 0.9% 67   109 21 19.3%
Mining 485 3.3% 516   734 -249 -33.9%
Utilities 98 0.7% 89   76 22 28.9%
Construction 2,748 18.7% 2,130   3,019 -271 -9.0%
Manufacturing 1,486 10.1% 1,322   1,601 -115 -7.2%
Wholesale Trade 162 1.1% 187   190 -28 -14.7%
Retail Trade 1,179 8.0% 1,181   1,176 3 0.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 839 5.7% 773   809 30 3.7%
Information 109 0.7% 96   175 -66 -37.7%
Finance and Insurance 233 1.6% 244   209 24 11.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 320 2.2% 261   272 48 17.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 491 3.3% 442   558 -67 -12.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 23 0.2% 14   16 7 43.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 835 5.7% 764   967 -132 -13.7%
Educational Services 425 2.9% 456   360 65 18.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,178 8.0% 1,147   1,167 11 0.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 239 1.6% 222   227 12 5.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,091 7.4% 1,071   1,279 -188 -14.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 446 3.0% 397   483 -37 -7.7%
Public Administration 1,563 10.6% 1,453   1,550 13 0.8%
Information Not Available 503 3.4% 432   585 -82 -14.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 31,046 30,768 33,019
Male 16,672 53.7% 15,907   17,679 -1,007 -5.7%
Female 14,349 46.2% 14,834   15,325 -976 -6.4%
Information Not Available 25 0.1% 27   15 10 66.7%
 
Ethnicity 31,046 30,768 33,019
Hispanic or Latino 362 1.2% 344   449 -87 -19.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,248 74.9% 23,063   27,079 -3,831 -14.1%
Information Not Available 7,436 24.0% 7,361   5,491 1,945 35.4%
 
Race 31,046 30,768 33,019
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,568 5.1% 1,425   1,547 21 1.4%
Asian 653 2.1% 646   658 -5 -0.8%
Black or African American 12,211 39.3% 12,388   13,143 -932 -7.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 40 0.1% 42   44 -4 -9.1%
White 15,026 48.4% 14,815   16,143 -1,117 -6.9%
Information Not Available 1,548 5.0% 1,452   1,484 64 4.3%
 
Years of Age 31,046 30,768 33,019
Younger than 22 1,096 2.5% 1,069   1,313 -217 -16.5%
22-24 2,162 4.9% 2,180   2,362 -200 -8.5%
25-34 8,072 18.2% 8,043   8,901 -829 -9.3%
35-44 7,134 16.1% 7,002   7,632 -498 -6.5%
45-54 6,864 15.5% 6,787   7,100 -236 -3.3%
55-59 2,832 6.4% 2,780   2,840 -8 -0.3%
60-64 1,695 3.8% 1,696   1,719 -24 -1.4%
65 and older 1,179 2.7% 1,199   1,133 46 4.1%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 12   19 -7 -36.8%
 
Industry 31,046 30,768 33,019
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 276 0.9% 260   323 -47 -14.6%
Mining 289 0.9% 259   179 110 61.5%
Utilities 47 0.2% 46   58 -11 -19.0%
Construction 3,253 10.4% 2,941   3,285 -32 -1.0%
Manufacturing 4,331 13.8% 4,399   5,105 -774 -15.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,004 3.2% 1,011   1,179 -175 -14.8%
Retail Trade 3,455 11.0% 3,523   3,553 -98 -2.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,083 3.5% 1,004   937 146 15.6%
Information 317 1.0% 333   496 -179 -36.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,009 3.2% 1,023   758 251 33.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 410 1.3% 428   462 -52 -11.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,627 5.2% 1,710   1,492 135 9.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 60 0.2% 69   137 -77 -56.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,328 13.8% 4,321   4,493 -165 -3.7%
Educational Services 776 2.5% 801   900 -124 -13.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,613 8.3% 2,751   2,830 -217 -7.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 207 0.7% 184   250 -43 -17.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,557 8.2% 2,379   3,117 -560 -18.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 715 2.3% 732   773 -58 -7.5%
Public Administration 765 2.4% 787   583 182 31.2%
Information Not Available 1,924 6.1% 1,807   2,109 -185 -8.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 30,387 27,158 33,494
Male 17,274 56.8% 14,559   19,426 -2,152 -11.1%
Female 12,052 39.7% 11,629   13,611 -1,559 -11.5%
Information Not Available 1,061 3.5% 970   457 604 132.2%
 
Ethnicity 30,387 27,158 33,494
Hispanic or Latino 1,478 4.9% 916   1,287 191 14.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,848 91.6% 25,272   31,750 -3,902 -12.3%
Information Not Available 1,061 3.5% 970   457 604 132.2%
 
Race 30,387 27,158 33,494
American Indian or Alaskan Native 333 1.1% 329   355 -22 -6.2%
Asian 472 1.6% 224   287 185 64.5%
Black or African American 7,657 25.2% 7,310   8,911 -1,254 -14.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 273 0.9% 237   270 3 1.1%
White 19,113 62.9% 17,172   21,927 -2,814 -12.8%
Information Not Available 2,539 8.4% 1,886   1,744 795 45.6%
 
Years of Age 30,387 27,158 33,494
Younger than 22 945 2.0% 880   1,361 -416 -30.6%
22-24 1,863 3.9% 1,856   2,182 -319 -14.6%
25-34 7,181 15.0% 6,475   8,032 -851 -10.6%
35-44 6,751 14.1% 6,029   7,438 -687 -9.2%
45-54 7,033 14.7% 6,133   7,924 -891 -11.2%
55-59 2,686 5.6% 2,309   3,139 -453 -14.4%
60-64 1,699 3.6% 1,435   1,777 -78 -4.4%
65 and older 1,168 2.4% 1,071   1,183 -15 -1.3%
Information Not Available 1,061 2.2% 970   458 603 131.7%
 
Industry 30,387 27,158 33,494
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 796 2.6% 438   879 -83 -9.4%
Mining 338 1.1% 238   470 -132 -28.1%
Utilities 36 0.1% 45   41 -5 -12.2%
Construction 3,779 12.1% 2,681   3,347 432 12.9%
Manufacturing 4,944 15.9% 3,942   6,117 -1,173 -19.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,242 4.0% 1,304   1,427 -185 -13.0%
Retail Trade 2,374 7.6% 2,449   3,180 -806 -25.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,084 3.5% 894   1,389 -305 -22.0%
Information 253 0.8% 277   325 -72 -22.2%
Finance and Insurance 344 1.1% 396   490 -146 -29.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 375 1.2% 381   406 -31 -7.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 824 2.6% 857   826 -2 -0.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 92 0.3% 97   84 8 9.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,215 10.3% 3,059   3,347 -132 -3.9%
Educational Services 584 1.9% 663   619 -35 -5.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,325 10.7% 3,329   3,406 -81 -2.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 367 1.2% 326   380 -13 -3.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,918 6.2% 1,610   2,220 -302 -13.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 606 1.9% 563   713 -107 -15.0%
Public Administration 511 1.6% 552   542 -31 -5.7%
Information Not Available 3,380 10.8% 3,057   3,286 94 2.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,134 36,668 37,414
Male 19,765 56.3% 20,174   20,635 -870 -4.2%
Female 15,343 43.7% 16,466   16,737 -1,394 -8.3%
Information Not Available 26 0.1% 28   42 -16 -38.1%
 
Ethnicity 35,134 36,668 37,414
Hispanic or Latino 10,033 28.6% 11,451   10,684 -651 -6.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,656 50.3% 17,551   19,233 -1,577 -8.2%
Information Not Available 7,445 21.2% 7,666   7,497 -52 -0.7%
 
Race 35,134 36,668 37,414
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,858 8.1% 2,713   2,610 248 9.5%
Asian 1,235 3.5% 1,484   1,104 131 11.9%
Black or African American 2,602 7.4% 2,682   2,684 -82 -3.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 336 1.0% 308   238 98 41.2%
White 20,655 58.8% 21,396   21,846 -1,191 -5.5%
Information Not Available 7,448 21.2% 8,085   8,932 -1,484 -16.6%
 
Years of Age 35,134 36,668 37,414
Younger than 22 753 1.4% 842   937 -184 -19.6%
22-24 1,854 3.5% 1,927   2,201 -347 -15.8%
25-34 8,098 15.2% 8,532   8,913 -815 -9.1%
35-44 7,692 14.4% 8,049   8,210 -518 -6.3%
45-54 8,612 16.2% 8,950   9,124 -512 -5.6%
55-59 3,913 7.4% 4,028   3,816 97 2.5%
60-64 2,557 4.8% 2,665   2,491 66 2.6%
65 and older 1,655 3.1% 1,675   1,722 -67 -3.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 35,134 36,668 37,414
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 536 1.5% 1,441   568 -32 -5.6%
Mining 166 0.5% 161   106 60 56.6%
Utilities 73 0.2% 82   88 -15 -17.0%
Construction 4,133 11.6% 3,677   4,072 61 1.5%
Manufacturing 1,901 5.3% 1,947   2,216 -315 -14.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,192 3.3% 1,299   1,437 -245 -17.0%
Retail Trade 2,601 7.3% 2,739   3,132 -531 -17.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 717 2.0% 752   835 -118 -14.1%
Information 437 1.2% 461   446 -9 -2.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,556 4.4% 1,533   1,233 323 26.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 721 2.0% 729   746 -25 -3.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,940 5.4% 1,934   2,075 -135 -6.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 153 0.4% 167   108 45 41.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,645 13.0% 4,637   5,285 -640 -12.1%
Educational Services 1,128 3.2% 1,223   1,354 -226 -16.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,095 8.7% 3,234   3,600 -505 -14.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 472 1.3% 455   570 -98 -17.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,907 5.3% 1,793   1,958 -51 -2.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 751 2.1% 780   937 -186 -19.9%
Public Administration 920 2.6% 946   909 11 1.2%
Information Not Available 6,090 17.1% 6,678   5,739 351 6.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 495,179 457,200 486,565
Male 279,551 56.5% 254,964   274,104 5,447 2.0%
Female 215,225 43.5% 201,738   211,985 3,240 1.5%
Information Not Available 403 0.1% 498   476 -73 -15.3%
 
Ethnicity 495,179 457,200 486,565
Hispanic or Latino 175,261 35.4% 145,423   173,208 2,053 1.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 240,693 48.6% 235,029   230,183 10,510 4.6%
Information Not Available 79,225 16.0% 76,748   83,174 -3,949 -4.7%
 
Race 495,179 457,200 486,565
American Indian or Alaskan Native 4,832 1.0% 3,987   3,335 1,497 44.9%
Asian 38,555 7.8% 38,474   36,109 2,446 6.8%
Black or African American 33,019 6.7% 34,188   30,678 2,341 7.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 164,288 33.2% 158,380   160,061 4,227 2.6%
Information Not Available 254,485 51.4% 222,171   256,382 -1,897 -0.7%
 
Years of Age 495,179 457,200 486,565
Younger than 22 15,805 2.5% 13,556   16,101 -296 -1.8%
22-24 30,099 4.8% 27,609   32,298 -2,199 -6.8%
25-34 114,458 18.3% 110,238   111,566 2,892 2.6%
35-44 103,586 16.6% 92,596   104,802 -1,216 -1.2%
45-54 119,592 19.2% 110,937   119,283 309 0.3%
55-59 53,051 8.5% 46,946   48,780 4,271 8.8%
60-64 35,535 5.7% 32,892   31,345 4,190 13.4%
65 and older 22,650 3.6% 21,928   22,104 546 2.5%
Information Not Available 403 0.1% 498   286 117 40.9%
 
Industry 495,179 457,200 486,565
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 74,795 13.1% 48,740   71,170 3,625 5.1%
Mining 1,510 0.3% 1,395   1,239 271 21.9%
Utilities 2,517 0.4% 2,691   1,715 802 46.8%
Construction 51,843 9.1% 46,547   50,781 1,062 2.1%
Manufacturing 44,696 7.8% 41,364   50,209 -5,513 -11.0%
Wholesale Trade 2,517 0.4% 1,894   1,905 612 32.1%
Retail Trade 32,717 5.7% 31,995   35,823 -3,106 -8.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 13,187 2.3% 12,060   13,910 -723 -5.2%
Information 40,770 7.2% 40,667   37,443 3,327 8.9%
Finance and Insurance 12,684 2.2% 12,459   9,909 2,775 28.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 5,033 0.9% 4,984   3,430 1,603 46.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 10,771 1.9% 9,967   7,908 2,863 36.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 85,465 15.0% 87,714   80,792 4,673 5.8%
Educational Services 17,617 3.1% 20,632   21,627 -4,010 -18.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 33,623 5.9% 33,490   33,632 -9 0.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 8,154 1.4% 8,373   8,860 -706 -8.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 21,543 3.8% 20,034   21,818 -275 -1.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 11,778 2.1% 9,070   13,815 -2,037 -14.7%
Public Administration 6,443 1.1% 5,681   4,954 1,489 30.1%
Information Not Available 17,516 3.1% 17,443   15,625 1,891 12.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 36,622 32,624 38,715
Male 20,951 57.2% 17,095   23,234 -2,283 -9.8%
Female 15,671 42.8% 15,529   15,479 192 1.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 36,622 32,624 38,715
Hispanic or Latino 8,370 22.9% 6,526   8,939 -569 -6.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,754 67.6% 22,996   26,127 -1,373 -5.3%
Information Not Available 3,498 9.6% 3,102   3,649 -151 -4.1%
 
Race 36,622 32,624 38,715
American Indian or Alaskan Native 676 1.8% 592   708 -32 -4.5%
Asian 640 1.7% 599   677 -37 -5.5%
Black or African American 2,265 6.2% 2,177   2,564 -299 -11.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 143 0.4% 140   157 -14 -8.9%
White 25,890 70.7% 23,379   27,859 -1,969 -7.1%
Information Not Available 7,008 19.1% 5,737   6,750 258 3.8%
 
Years of Age 36,622 32,624 38,715
Younger than 22 637 1.1% 522   736 -99 -13.5%
22-24 1,390 2.3% 1,233   1,629 -239 -14.7%
25-34 8,291 13.9% 7,513   9,069 -778 -8.6%
35-44 8,157 13.7% 7,291   8,519 -362 -4.2%
45-54 9,249 15.5% 8,152   9,942 -693 -7.0%
55-59 4,391 7.4% 3,877   4,511 -120 -2.7%
60-64 2,908 4.9% 2,597   2,788 120 4.3%
65 and older 1,588 2.7% 1,432   1,503 85 5.7%
Information Not Available 11 0.0% 7   18 -7 -38.9%
 
Industry 36,622 32,624 38,715
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 494 1.3% 410   465 29 6.2%
Mining 545 1.5% 452   655 -110 -16.8%
Utilities 53 0.1% 50   64 -11 -17.2%
Construction 5,199 14.0% 2,906   5,757 -558 -9.7%
Manufacturing 2,064 5.6% 2,032   2,655 -591 -22.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,473 4.0% 1,422   1,595 -122 -7.6%
Retail Trade 2,803 7.6% 2,731   3,363 -560 -16.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 925 2.5% 846   967 -42 -4.3%
Information 950 2.6% 985   1,134 -184 -16.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,632 4.4% 1,579   1,207 425 35.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 781 2.1% 813   856 -75 -8.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,989 8.1% 2,882   2,733 256 9.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 549 1.5% 379   493 56 11.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,501 14.8% 4,379   5,963 -462 -7.7%
Educational Services 1,178 3.2% 1,163   1,319 -141 -10.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,980 8.0% 2,950   2,855 125 4.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 763 2.1% 870   844 -81 -9.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,589 7.0% 2,880   2,567 22 0.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 964 2.6% 951   1,034 -70 -6.8%
Public Administration 1,106 3.0% 916   1,130 -24 -2.1%
Information Not Available 1,084 2.9% 1,028   1,059 25 2.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 51,675 45,378 52,456
Male 30,308 58.7% 24,805   30,579 -271 -0.9%
Female 21,367 41.3% 20,573   21,876 -509 -2.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 51,675 45,378 52,456
Hispanic or Latino 8,363 16.2% 6,907   8,422 -59 -0.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 43,312 83.8% 38,471   44,034 -722 -1.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 51,675 45,378 52,456
American Indian or Alaskan Native 183 0.4% 167   154 29 18.8%
Asian 809 1.6% 756   925 -116 -12.5%
Black or African American 7,331 14.2% 7,136   7,418 -87 -1.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 29,666 57.4% 25,487   29,391 275 0.9%
Information Not Available 13,686 26.5% 11,832   14,568 -882 -6.1%
 
Years of Age 51,675 45,378 52,456
Younger than 22 1,367 1.8% 1,177   1,671 -304 -18.2%
22-24 3,211 4.1% 2,804   3,355 -144 -4.3%
25-34 12,081 15.6% 10,533   12,359 -278 -2.2%
35-44 10,322 13.3% 8,942   10,574 -252 -2.4%
45-54 12,410 16.0% 10,729   12,601 -191 -1.5%
55-59 5,476 7.1% 4,926   5,213 263 5.0%
60-64 3,689 4.8% 3,396   3,623 66 1.8%
65 and older 3,119 4.0% 2,871   3,060 59 1.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 51,675 45,378 52,456
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 606 1.2% 395   647 -41 -6.3%
Mining 23 0.0% 13   30 -7 -23.3%
Utilities 55 0.1% 50   81 -26 -32.1%
Construction 6,418 12.3% 4,123   5,812 606 10.4%
Manufacturing 5,268 10.1% 5,379   5,677 -409 -7.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,940 3.7% 1,764   2,238 -298 -13.3%
Retail Trade 5,407 10.3% 5,120   5,598 -191 -3.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,782 3.4% 1,701   1,743 39 2.2%
Information 870 1.7% 938   792 78 9.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,983 3.8% 1,986   2,261 -278 -12.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 724 1.4% 682   770 -46 -6.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,220 4.2% 2,253   2,179 41 1.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 271 0.5% 259   325 -54 -16.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,437 14.2% 5,566   7,267 170 2.3%
Educational Services 1,683 3.2% 1,609   1,748 -65 -3.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,968 11.4% 5,960   6,152 -184 -3.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,868 3.6% 1,411   2,302 -434 -18.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,272 6.3% 3,075   3,559 -287 -8.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,536 2.9% 1,515   1,649 -113 -6.9%
Public Administration 931 1.8% 856   721 210 29.1%
Information Not Available 1,413 2.7% 723   905 508 56.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,527 12,254 12,513
Male 5,892 47.0% 5,683   6,013 -121 -2.0%
Female 6,635 53.0% 6,570   6,492 143 2.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   8 -8 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 12,527 12,254 12,513
Hispanic or Latino 1,163 9.3% 1,025   1,080 83 7.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,314 90.3% 11,193   11,345 -31 -0.3%
Information Not Available 50 0.4% 36   88 -38 -43.2%
 
Race 12,527 12,254 12,513
American Indian or Alaskan Native 59 0.5% 51   105 -46 -43.8%
Asian 323 2.6% 317   427 -104 -24.4%
Black or African American 8,597 68.6% 8,469   8,544 53 0.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 31 0.2% 30   50 -19 -38.0%
White 2,532 20.2% 2,493   2,833 -301 -10.6%
Information Not Available 985 7.9% 894   554 431 77.8%
 
Years of Age 12,527 12,254 12,513
Younger than 22 239 1.7% 243   287 -48 -16.7%
22-24 681 4.8% 704   744 -63 -8.5%
25-34 3,400 23.7% 3,364   3,488 -88 -2.5%
35-44 2,809 19.6% 2,749   2,930 -121 -4.1%
45-54 2,995 20.9% 2,879   2,853 142 5.0%
55-59 1,236 8.6% 1,141   1,099 137 12.5%
60-64 727 5.1% 739   722 5 0.7%
65 and older 440 3.1% 435   390 50 12.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 12,527 12,254 12,513
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 2 0.0% 2   0 2 0.0%
Utilities 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
Construction 46 0.4% 40   24 22 91.7%
Manufacturing 7 0.1% 7   1 6 600.0%
Wholesale Trade 5 0.0% 7   13 -8 -61.5%
Retail Trade 35 0.3% 23   37 -2 -5.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 14 0.1% 15   16 -2 -12.5%
Information 9 0.1% 11   8 1 12.5%
Finance and Insurance 20 0.2% 12   13 7 53.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 8 0.1% 18   7 1 14.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 103 0.8% 101   118 -15 -12.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 6 0.0% 6   0 6 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 104 0.8% 111   77 27 35.1%
Educational Services 15 0.1% 14   22 -7 -31.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 34 0.3% 27   26 8 30.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4 0.0% 8   3 1 33.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 30 0.2% 30   27 3 11.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 12 0.1% 14   29 -17 -58.6%
Public Administration 3 0.0% 6   3 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 12,069 96.3% 11,801   12,088 -19 -0.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,047 7,959 8,954
Male 4,203 46.5% 3,539   4,206 -3 -0.1%
Female 4,332 47.9% 3,967   4,247 85 2.0%
Information Not Available 512 5.7% 453   501 11 2.2%
 
Ethnicity 9,047 7,959 8,954
Hispanic or Latino 554 6.1% 518   586 -32 -5.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,981 88.2% 6,988   7,867 114 1.4%
Information Not Available 512 5.7% 453   501 11 2.2%
 
Race 9,047 7,959 8,954
American Indian or Alaskan Native 16 0.2% 25   20 -4 -20.0%
Asian 144 1.6% 137   129 15 11.6%
Black or African American 3,303 36.5% 2,925   3,200 103 3.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 25 0.3% 11   15 10 66.7%
White 5,216 57.7% 4,547   5,281 -65 -1.2%
Information Not Available 342 3.8% 315   310 32 10.3%
 
Years of Age 9,047 7,959 8,954
Younger than 22 143 1.1% 196   188 -45 -23.9%
22-24 419 3.1% 494   551 -132 -24.0%
25-34 2,235 16.5% 2,009   2,331 -96 -4.1%
35-44 1,940 14.3% 1,638   1,832 108 5.9%
45-54 2,114 15.6% 1,814   2,028 86 4.2%
55-59 915 6.7% 815   811 104 12.8%
60-64 679 5.0% 561   608 71 11.7%
65 and older 503 3.7% 387   513 -10 -1.9%
Information Not Available 99 0.7% 45   92 7 7.6%
 
Industry 9,047 7,959 8,954
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 21 0.2% 27   34 -13 -38.2%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 9 0.1% 7   7 2 28.6%
Construction 734 8.1% 585   711 23 3.2%
Manufacturing 722 8.0% 510   683 39 5.7%
Wholesale Trade 250 2.8% 223   305 -55 -18.0%
Retail Trade 1,226 13.5% 1,126   1,267 -41 -3.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 225 2.5% 192   231 -6 -2.6%
Information 144 1.6% 130   118 26 22.0%
Finance and Insurance 638 7.0% 601   708 -70 -9.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 194 2.1% 184   197 -3 -1.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 522 5.8% 479   496 26 5.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 25 0.3% 23   29 -4 -13.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,494 16.5% 1,283   1,373 121 8.8%
Educational Services 241 2.7% 225   251 -10 -4.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,016 11.2% 946   921 95 10.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 242 2.7% 198   206 36 17.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 973 10.7% 868   1,029 -56 -5.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 251 2.8% 253   247 4 1.6%
Public Administration 75 0.8% 71   102 -27 -26.5%
Information Not Available 45 0.5% 28   39 6 15.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 102,874 109,946 114,063
Male 50,461 49.1% 53,386   58,807 -8,346 -14.2%
Female 52,281 50.8% 56,427   55,202 -2,921 -5.3%
Information Not Available 132 0.1% 133   54 78 144.4%
 
Ethnicity 102,874 109,946 114,063
Hispanic or Latino 25,110 24.4% 27,667   28,370 -3,260 -11.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 72,202 70.2% 77,825   82,044 -9,842 -12.0%
Information Not Available 5,562 5.4% 4,454   3,649 1,913 52.4%
 
Race 102,874 109,946 114,063
American Indian or Alaskan Native 573 0.6% 606   550 23 4.2%
Asian 839 0.8% 726   524 315 60.1%
Black or African American 25,579 24.9% 27,524   27,057 -1,478 -5.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 825 0.8% 1,019   1,360 -535 -39.3%
White 63,557 61.8% 67,924   70,936 -7,379 -10.4%
Information Not Available 11,501 11.2% 12,147   13,636 -2,135 -15.7%
 
Years of Age 102,874 109,946 114,063
Younger than 22 1,235 0.8% 1,339   2,552 -1,317 -51.6%
22-24 4,007 2.5% 4,599   6,050 -2,043 -33.8%
25-34 21,407 13.4% 23,070   25,890 -4,483 -17.3%
35-44 21,046 13.2% 22,295   25,357 -4,311 -17.0%
45-54 23,076 14.5% 24,925   28,435 -5,359 -18.8%
55-59 10,088 6.3% 11,089   11,733 -1,645 -14.0%
60-64 7,219 4.5% 7,707   8,039 -820 -10.2%
65 and older 5,316 3.3% 5,842   6,001 -685 -11.4%
Information Not Available 9,480 6.0% 9,080   6 9,474 157900.0%
 
Industry 102,874 109,946 114,063
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 677 0.7% 1,283   878 -201 -22.9%
Mining 77 0.1% 63   94 -17 -18.1%
Utilities 189 0.2% 202   201 -12 -6.0%
Construction 5,665 5.5% 5,784   7,580 -1,915 -25.3%
Manufacturing 4,696 4.5% 5,141   6,423 -1,727 -26.9%
Wholesale Trade 3,871 3.7% 4,319   4,810 -939 -19.5%
Retail Trade 9,709 9.4% 10,748   13,090 -3,381 -25.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,335 2.3% 2,483   3,151 -816 -25.9%
Information 1,707 1.6% 1,744   2,152 -445 -20.7%
Finance and Insurance 4,715 4.6% 4,786   4,324 391 9.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,210 2.1% 2,353   2,716 -506 -18.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,483 6.3% 6,911   6,888 -405 -5.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 587 0.6% 694   576 11 1.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 17,124 16.5% 17,887   21,701 -4,577 -21.1%
Educational Services 2,916 2.8% 3,386   3,173 -257 -8.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 9,578 9.2% 10,499   11,567 -1,989 -17.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,750 1.7% 1,812   2,331 -581 -24.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,081 7.8% 8,488   10,247 -2,166 -21.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,682 2.6% 2,775   3,433 -751 -21.9%
Public Administration 1,577 1.5% 1,697   2,041 -464 -22.7%
Information Not Available 16,245 15.7% 16,891   6,687 9,558 142.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 55,587 53,630 68,582
Male 27,682 49.8% 25,943   35,526 -7,844 -22.1%
Female 27,066 48.7% 26,884   32,154 -5,088 -15.8%
Information Not Available 839 1.5% 803   902 -63 -7.0%
 
Ethnicity 55,587 53,630 68,582
Hispanic or Latino 173 0.3% 141   137 36 26.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 54,575 98.2% 52,686   67,543 -12,968 -19.2%
Information Not Available 839 1.5% 803   902 -63 -7.0%
 
Race 55,587 53,630 68,582
American Indian or Alaskan Native 306 0.6% 292   335 -29 -8.7%
Asian 760 1.4% 767   1,003 -243 -24.2%
Black or African American 29,627 53.3% 28,594   34,450 -4,823 -14.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 24,055 43.3% 23,174   31,892 -7,837 -24.6%
Information Not Available 839 1.5% 803   902 -63 -7.0%
 
Years of Age 55,587 53,630 68,582
Younger than 22 1,760 2.3% 1,587   2,431 -671 -27.6%
22-24 3,353 4.4% 3,137   4,101 -748 -18.2%
25-34 13,801 18.0% 13,443   16,571 -2,770 -16.7%
35-44 12,941 16.8% 12,564   15,779 -2,838 -18.0%
45-54 12,702 16.5% 12,208   16,068 -3,366 -20.9%
55-59 4,794 6.2% 4,697   5,971 -1,177 -19.7%
60-64 2,792 3.6% 2,829   3,608 -816 -22.6%
65 and older 1,745 2.3% 1,687   2,019 -274 -13.6%
Information Not Available 1,699 2.2% 1,478   2,034 -335 -16.5%
 
Industry 55,587 53,630 68,582
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 930 1.6% 725   1,096 -166 -15.1%
Mining 33 0.1% 42   75 -42 -56.0%
Utilities 55 0.1% 54   64 -9 -14.1%
Construction 2,775 4.9% 2,258   4,033 -1,258 -31.2%
Manufacturing 3,829 6.8% 3,991   5,406 -1,577 -29.2%
Wholesale Trade 2,344 4.1% 2,258   3,303 -959 -29.0%
Retail Trade 4,182 7.4% 4,219   5,378 -1,196 -22.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,606 2.8% 1,292   1,454 152 10.5%
Information 1,139 2.0% 1,047   1,350 -211 -15.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,449 2.6% 1,489   1,685 -236 -14.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 826 1.5% 838   1,122 -296 -26.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 9,296 16.4% 9,072   11,000 -1,704 -15.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 57 0.1% 54   80 -23 -28.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 126 0.2% 137   165 -39 -23.6%
Educational Services 1,836 3.2% 1,837   2,606 -770 -29.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,152 5.6% 3,306   3,602 -450 -12.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,469 6.1% 2,834   4,091 -622 -15.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 526 0.9% 442   613 -87 -14.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 584 1.0% 653   998 -414 -41.5%
Public Administration 884 1.6% 849   963 -79 -8.2%
Information Not Available 16,489 29.2% 16,233   19,498 -3,009 -15.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,656 11,128 11,168
Male 6,905 64.8% 7,284   7,181 -276 -3.8%
Female 3,750 35.2% 3,842   3,987 -237 -5.9%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 2   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 10,656 11,128 11,168
Hispanic or Latino 600 5.6% 626   574 26 4.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,961 74.7% 8,245   8,161 -200 -2.5%
Information Not Available 2,095 19.7% 2,257   2,433 -338 -13.9%
 
Race 10,656 11,128 11,168
American Indian or Alaskan Native 61 0.6% 54   60 1 1.7%
Asian 3,390 31.8% 3,515   3,596 -206 -5.7%
Black or African American 185 1.7% 201   192 -7 -3.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,844 26.7% 3,060   2,940 -96 -3.3%
White 2,683 25.2% 2,779   2,861 -178 -6.2%
Information Not Available 1,493 14.0% 1,519   1,519 -26 -1.7%
 
Years of Age 10,656 11,128 11,168
Younger than 22 175 1.4% 167   202 -27 -13.4%
22-24 388 3.1% 412   466 -78 -16.7%
25-34 2,465 19.6% 2,601   2,718 -253 -9.3%
35-44 2,494 19.9% 2,515   2,548 -54 -2.1%
45-54 2,614 20.8% 2,722   2,666 -52 -2.0%
55-59 1,190 9.5% 1,287   1,158 32 2.8%
60-64 787 6.3% 833   882 -95 -10.8%
65 and older 543 4.3% 591   528 15 2.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,656 11,128 11,168
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 122 1.1% 121   141 -19 -13.5%
Mining 0 0.0% 1   5 -5 -100.0%
Utilities 31 0.3% 22   11 20 181.8%
Construction 3,076 28.5% 3,231   3,097 -21 -0.7%
Manufacturing 274 2.5% 252   240 34 14.2%
Wholesale Trade 189 1.8% 195   190 -1 -0.5%
Retail Trade 569 5.3% 605   609 -40 -6.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 379 3.5% 455   405 -26 -6.4%
Information 163 1.5% 153   131 32 24.4%
Finance and Insurance 182 1.7% 178   122 60 49.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 171 1.6% 161   172 -1 -0.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 488 4.5% 486   501 -13 -2.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 55 0.5% 52   36 19 52.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,269 11.8% 1,317   1,472 -203 -13.8%
Educational Services 120 1.1% 121   104 16 15.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 523 4.9% 549   592 -69 -11.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 120 1.1% 127   127 -7 -5.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,091 10.1% 1,133   1,129 -38 -3.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 293 2.7% 319   309 -16 -5.2%
Public Administration 177 1.6% 193   282 -105 -37.2%
Information Not Available 1,364 12.7% 1,457   1,493 -129 -8.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 29,716 19,691 31,484
Male 20,830 70.1% 11,331   21,060 -230 -1.1%
Female 8,886 29.9% 8,360   10,424 -1,538 -14.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 29,716 19,691 31,484
Hispanic or Latino 2,494 8.4% 1,252   2,353 141 6.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,376 88.8% 17,754   27,628 -1,252 -4.5%
Information Not Available 846 2.8% 685   1,503 -657 -43.7%
 
Race 29,716 19,691 31,484
American Indian or Alaskan Native 203 0.7% 135   206 -3 -1.5%
Asian 265 0.9% 224   280 -15 -5.4%
Black or African American 1,942 6.5% 1,678   1,922 20 1.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 23,966 80.7% 15,717   25,220 -1,254 -5.0%
Information Not Available 3,340 11.2% 1,937   3,856 -516 -13.4%
 
Years of Age 29,716 19,691 31,484
Younger than 22 579 1.1% 572   617 -38 -6.2%
22-24 1,578 3.1% 1,125   1,661 -83 -5.0%
25-34 7,208 14.0% 4,629   7,575 -367 -4.8%
35-44 6,357 12.4% 4,132   6,494 -137 -2.1%
45-54 6,754 13.1% 4,700   7,489 -735 -9.8%
55-59 3,257 6.3% 2,161   3,481 -224 -6.4%
60-64 2,295 4.5% 1,417   2,389 -94 -3.9%
65 and older 1,681 3.3% 952   1,774 -93 -5.2%
Information Not Available 7 0.0% 3   4 3 75.0%
 
Industry 29,716 19,691 31,484
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 266 0.9% 183   261 5 1.9%
Mining 452 1.5% 79   367 85 23.2%
Utilities 21 0.1% 23   35 -14 -40.0%
Construction 8,047 26.8% 2,924   7,139 908 12.7%
Manufacturing 4,678 15.6% 3,893   5,775 -1,097 -19.0%
Wholesale Trade 975 3.3% 813   1,276 -301 -23.6%
Retail Trade 1,797 6.0% 1,714   2,059 -262 -12.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 812 2.7% 562   988 -176 -17.8%
Information 517 1.7% 583   646 -129 -20.0%
Finance and Insurance 777 2.6% 727   724 53 7.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 228 0.8% 204   276 -48 -17.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 713 2.4% 663   808 -95 -11.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 37 0.1% 27   40 -3 -7.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,334 11.1% 2,297   3,814 -480 -12.6%
Educational Services 438 1.5% 460   460 -22 -4.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,698 5.7% 1,753   1,906 -208 -10.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 639 2.1% 532   692 -53 -7.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,332 4.4% 1,154   1,503 -171 -11.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 456 1.5% 410   607 -151 -24.9%
Public Administration 604 2.0% 499   669 -65 -9.7%
Information Not Available 1,895 6.3% 191   1,439 456 31.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,376 10,635 18,706
Male 10,572 68.8% 6,258   12,633 -2,061 -16.3%
Female 4,796 31.2% 4,368   6,071 -1,275 -21.0%
Information Not Available 8 0.1% 9   2 6 300.0%
 
Ethnicity 15,376 10,635 18,706
Hispanic or Latino 2,520 16.4% 1,427   2,951 -431 -14.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,069 78.5% 8,614   14,881 -2,812 -18.9%
Information Not Available 787 5.1% 594   874 -87 -10.0%
 
Race 15,376 10,635 18,706
American Indian or Alaskan Native 236 1.5% 183   298 -62 -20.8%
Asian 129 0.8% 110   153 -24 -15.7%
Black or African American 121 0.8% 121   149 -28 -18.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 40 0.3% 35   63 -23 -36.5%
White 11,977 77.9% 8,430   14,666 -2,689 -18.3%
Information Not Available 2,873 18.7% 1,756   3,377 -504 -14.9%
 
Years of Age 15,376 10,635 18,706
Younger than 22 492 1.9% 305   732 -240 -32.8%
22-24 824 3.1% 501   1,129 -305 -27.0%
25-34 3,668 14.0% 2,397   4,672 -1,004 -21.5%
35-44 3,270 12.5% 2,258   3,863 -593 -15.4%
45-54 3,704 14.1% 2,605   4,405 -701 -15.9%
55-59 1,689 6.4% 1,216   1,943 -254 -13.1%
60-64 1,088 4.1% 858   1,210 -122 -10.1%
65 and older 641 2.4% 495   752 -111 -14.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 15,376 10,635 18,706
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,002 6.1% 534   1,215 -213 -17.5%
Mining 189 1.2% 114   201 -12 -6.0%
Utilities 70 0.4% 42   64 6 9.4%
Construction 2,812 17.2% 1,124   2,674 138 5.2%
Manufacturing 1,550 9.5% 1,088   1,823 -273 -15.0%
Wholesale Trade 501 3.1% 388   607 -106 -17.5%
Retail Trade 1,126 6.9% 948   1,571 -445 -28.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 365 2.2% 265   402 -37 -9.2%
Information 133 0.8% 126   244 -111 -45.5%
Finance and Insurance 274 1.7% 262   256 18 7.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 140 0.9% 105   191 -51 -26.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 477 2.9% 431   718 -241 -33.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 44 0.3% 28   36 8 22.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,829 11.2% 991   2,373 -544 -22.9%
Educational Services 191 1.2% 221   301 -110 -36.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 938 5.7% 880   1,272 -334 -26.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 345 2.1% 274   510 -165 -32.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 717 4.4% 710   1,135 -418 -36.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 307 1.9% 242   386 -79 -20.5%
Public Administration 495 3.0% 386   627 -132 -21.1%
Information Not Available 1,871 11.4% 1,476   2,100 -229 -10.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 166,546 142,255 181,583
Male 101,434 60.9% 78,138   113,599 -12,165 -10.7%
Female 63,978 38.4% 63,124   66,738 -2,760 -4.1%
Information Not Available 1,134 0.7% 993   1,246 -112 -9.0%
 
Ethnicity 166,546 142,255 181,583
Hispanic or Latino 31,984 19.2% 20,576   34,417 -2,433 -7.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 117,089 70.3% 106,317   129,656 -12,567 -9.7%
Information Not Available 17,473 10.5% 15,362   17,510 -37 -0.2%
 
Race 166,546 142,255 181,583
American Indian or Alaskan Native 904 0.5% 730   826 78 9.4%
Asian 3,488 2.1% 3,356   3,446 42 1.2%
Black or African American 38,289 23.0% 37,870   39,311 -1,022 -2.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 411 0.2% 347   372 39 10.5%
White 101,789 61.1% 85,759   113,563 -11,774 -10.4%
Information Not Available 21,665 13.0% 14,193   24,065 -2,400 -10.0%
 
Years of Age 166,546 142,255 181,583
Younger than 22 2,118 0.8% 3,359   4,944 -2,826 -57.2%
22-24 8,676 3.4% 7,424   10,021 -1,345 -13.4%
25-34 40,260 15.6% 34,972   43,994 -3,734 -8.5%
35-44 39,396 15.2% 33,088   42,893 -3,497 -8.2%
45-54 41,591 16.1% 34,945   45,583 -3,992 -8.8%
55-59 17,416 6.7% 14,836   18,389 -973 -5.3%
60-64 9,907 3.8% 8,819   10,331 -424 -4.1%
65 and older 5,299 2.1% 4,812   5,426 -127 -2.3%
Information Not Available 1,883 0.7% 0   2 1,881 94050.0%
 
Industry 166,546 142,255 181,583
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 987 0.6% 552   983 4 0.4%
Mining 487 0.3% 349   655 -168 -25.6%
Utilities 244 0.1% 206   294 -50 -17.0%
Construction 24,939 14.9% 15,493   28,480 -3,541 -12.4%
Manufacturing 15,067 9.0% 14,538   18,763 -3,696 -19.7%
Wholesale Trade 6,776 4.0% 6,382   7,115 -339 -4.8%
Retail Trade 12,910 7.7% 12,518   14,040 -1,130 -8.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,229 3.7% 5,503   7,001 -772 -11.0%
Information 2,382 1.4% 2,799   2,845 -463 -16.3%
Finance and Insurance 5,373 3.2% 5,218   4,713 660 14.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,250 1.3% 2,009   2,235 15 0.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 9,430 5.6% 8,795   9,753 -323 -3.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 670 0.4% 641   889 -219 -24.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 28,135 16.8% 19,907   30,800 -2,665 -8.7%
Educational Services 5,824 3.5% 5,949   5,572 252 4.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 12,778 7.6% 12,585   13,212 -434 -3.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4,113 2.5% 3,020   4,288 -175 -4.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,534 5.1% 8,240   9,332 -798 -8.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 4,802 2.9% 4,310   5,130 -328 -6.4%
Public Administration 3,267 2.0% 3,097   4,119 -852 -20.7%
Information Not Available 11,349 6.8% 10,144   11,364 -15 -0.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 46,745 39,190 50,365
Male 29,762 63.7% 22,219   31,638 -1,876 -5.9%
Female 16,908 36.2% 16,908   18,667 -1,759 -9.4%
Information Not Available 75 0.2% 63   60 15 25.0%
 
Ethnicity 46,745 39,190 50,365
Hispanic or Latino 2,556 5.5% 1,923   2,633 -77 -2.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 35,451 75.8% 29,726   38,048 -2,597 -6.8%
Information Not Available 8,738 18.7% 7,541   9,684 -946 -9.8%
 
Race 46,745 39,190 50,365
American Indian or Alaskan Native 214 0.5% 178   248 -34 -13.7%
Asian 261 0.6% 242   296 -35 -11.8%
Black or African American 6,793 14.5% 6,772   7,379 -586 -7.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 33 0.1% 42   63 -30 -47.6%
White 36,598 78.3% 29,677   39,468 -2,870 -7.3%
Information Not Available 2,846 6.1% 2,279   2,911 -65 -2.2%
 
Years of Age 46,745 39,190 50,365
Younger than 22 945 1.2% 696   1,228 -283 -23.0%
22-24 2,194 2.7% 1,941   2,667 -473 -17.7%
25-34 11,115 13.8% 9,408   12,311 -1,196 -9.7%
35-44 11,386 14.1% 9,419   11,927 -541 -4.5%
45-54 11,820 14.7% 9,691   12,636 -816 -6.5%
55-59 5,017 6.2% 4,163   5,129 -112 -2.2%
60-64 2,741 3.4% 2,493   2,845 -104 -3.7%
65 and older 1,527 1.9% 1,379   1,622 -95 -5.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 46,745 39,190 50,365
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 211 0.4% 150   228 -17 -7.5%
Mining 181 0.4% 73   217 -36 -16.6%
Utilities 51 0.1% 53   86 -35 -40.7%
Construction 9,994 21.3% 5,493   8,839 1,155 13.1%
Manufacturing 7,205 15.3% 7,002   9,477 -2,272 -24.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,417 3.0% 1,410   1,774 -357 -20.1%
Retail Trade 3,176 6.8% 3,073   3,647 -471 -12.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,823 3.9% 1,205   2,066 -243 -11.8%
Information 478 1.0% 451   504 -26 -5.2%
Finance and Insurance 879 1.9% 878   1,002 -123 -12.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 572 1.2% 525   673 -101 -15.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,535 3.3% 1,530   1,469 66 4.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 269 0.6% 280   205 64 31.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,965 12.7% 4,682   6,531 -566 -8.7%
Educational Services 1,009 2.1% 1,056   1,136 -127 -11.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,700 7.9% 3,758   3,613 87 2.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 804 1.7% 613   935 -131 -14.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,907 4.1% 1,876   2,147 -240 -11.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 967 2.1% 959   966 1 0.1%
Public Administration 382 0.8% 324   427 -45 -10.5%
Information Not Available 4,220 9.0% 3,799   4,423 -203 -4.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,838 19,390 26,579
Male 13,344 61.1% 10,463   16,176 -2,832 -17.5%
Female 8,494 38.9% 8,927   10,403 -1,909 -18.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 21,838 19,390 26,579
Hispanic or Latino 1,922 8.8% 1,470   2,354 -432 -18.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,541 43.7% 8,544   11,280 -1,739 -15.4%
Information Not Available 10,375 47.5% 9,376   12,945 -2,570 -19.9%
 
Race 21,838 19,390 26,579
American Indian or Alaskan Native 329 1.5% 285   383 -54 -14.1%
Asian 321 1.5% 326   380 -59 -15.5%
Black or African American 3,832 17.5% 3,782   4,773 -941 -19.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 81 0.4% 79   79 2 2.5%
White 15,674 71.8% 13,700   19,119 -3,445 -18.0%
Information Not Available 1,601 7.3% 1,218   1,845 -244 -13.2%
 
Years of Age 21,838 19,390 26,579
Younger than 22 554 1.5% 435   799 -245 -30.7%
22-24 1,145 3.2% 1,038   1,629 -484 -29.7%
25-34 5,406 15.0% 4,837   6,737 -1,331 -19.8%
35-44 4,846 13.4% 4,291   5,811 -965 -16.6%
45-54 5,333 14.8% 4,566   6,502 -1,169 -18.0%
55-59 2,271 6.3% 2,016   2,624 -353 -13.5%
60-64 1,440 4.0% 1,394   1,606 -166 -10.3%
65 and older 843 2.3% 813   871 -28 -3.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 21,838 19,390 26,579
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 95 0.4% 73   136 -41 -30.1%
Mining 232 1.1% 205   231 1 0.4%
Utilities 45 0.2% 48   184 -139 -75.5%
Construction 3,891 17.7% 2,029   3,891 0 0.0%
Manufacturing 3,022 13.8% 2,765   4,607 -1,585 -34.4%
Wholesale Trade 874 4.0% 816   979 -105 -10.7%
Retail Trade 1,672 7.6% 1,720   2,265 -593 -26.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 686 3.1% 508   915 -229 -25.0%
Information 277 1.3% 313   727 -450 -61.9%
Finance and Insurance 688 3.1% 685   681 7 1.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 305 1.4% 287   407 -102 -25.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,102 5.0% 1,158   1,256 -154 -12.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 45 0.2% 46   76 -31 -40.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,790 12.7% 2,552   3,378 -588 -17.4%
Educational Services 481 2.2% 530   525 -44 -8.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,358 10.8% 2,429   2,612 -254 -9.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 219 1.0% 180   239 -20 -8.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 932 4.2% 947   1,175 -243 -20.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 584 2.7% 569   663 -79 -11.9%
Public Administration 560 2.6% 617   627 -67 -10.7%
Information Not Available 980 4.5% 913   1,005 -25 -2.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 30,578 28,244 35,511
Male 18,490 60.5% 16,108   22,762 -4,272 -18.8%
Female 12,088 39.5% 12,136   12,749 -661 -5.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 30,578 28,244 35,511
Hispanic or Latino 126 0.4% 82   158 -32 -20.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 811 2.7% 734   620 191 30.8%
Information Not Available 29,641 96.9% 27,428   34,733 -5,092 -14.7%
 
Race 30,578 28,244 35,511
American Indian or Alaskan Native 231 0.8% 288   217 14 6.5%
Asian 70 0.2% 82   149 -79 -53.0%
Black or African American 3,538 11.6% 3,559   4,063 -525 -12.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   5 -5 -100.0%
White 26,429 86.4% 24,050   30,625 -4,196 -13.7%
Information Not Available 310 1.0% 265   452 -142 -31.4%
 
Years of Age 30,578 28,244 35,511
Younger than 22 758 1.4% 644   1,045 -287 -27.5%
22-24 1,743 3.2% 1,236   2,140 -397 -18.6%
25-34 6,746 12.3% 6,435   8,492 -1,746 -20.6%
35-44 7,962 14.5% 7,204   8,239 -277 -3.4%
45-54 7,038 12.8% 6,779   8,813 -1,775 -20.1%
55-59 3,059 5.6% 2,842   3,420 -361 -10.6%
60-64 2,016 3.7% 1,928   2,167 -151 -7.0%
65 and older 1,246 2.3% 1,172   1,190 56 4.7%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 4   5 5 100.0%
 
Industry 30,578 28,244 35,511
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 17 0.1% 43   77 -60 -77.9%
Mining 1,041 3.4% 794   1,945 -904 -46.5%
Utilities 17 0.1% 60   45 -28 -62.2%
Construction 4,610 15.1% 3,151   5,732 -1,122 -19.6%
Manufacturing 4,440 14.5% 4,319   4,922 -482 -9.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,211 4.0% 1,318   1,493 -282 -18.9%
Retail Trade 2,471 8.1% 2,353   2,574 -103 -4.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,146 3.7% 1,103   1,656 -510 -30.8%
Information 571 1.9% 627   774 -203 -26.2%
Finance and Insurance 789 2.6% 816   900 -111 -12.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 349 1.1% 369   620 -271 -43.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,700 5.6% 1,687   1,366 334 24.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 135 0.4% 159   109 26 23.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,704 12.1% 3,241   3,895 -191 -4.9%
Educational Services 967 3.2% 992   1,063 -96 -9.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,724 8.9% 3,194   2,819 -95 -3.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 462 1.5% 399   588 -126 -21.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,460 4.8% 1,219   1,810 -350 -19.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 906 3.0% 799   860 46 5.3%
Public Administration 675 2.2% 408   593 82 13.8%
Information Not Available 1,183 3.9% 1,193   1,670 -487 -29.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 28,078 26,049 39,333
Male 13,462 47.9% 11,871   19,061 -5,599 -29.4%
Female 14,616 52.1% 14,178   20,272 -5,656 -27.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 28,078 26,049 39,333
Hispanic or Latino 1,176 4.2% 1,045   1,170 6 0.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,892 95.8% 24,998   38,153 -11,261 -29.5%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 6   10 0 0.0%
 
Race 28,078 26,049 39,333
American Indian or Alaskan Native 213 0.8% 197   257 -44 -17.1%
Asian 233 0.8% 189   318 -85 -26.7%
Black or African American 16,124 57.4% 15,211   22,347 -6,223 -27.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 42 0.1% 43   55 -13 -23.6%
White 11,466 40.8% 10,408   16,355 -4,889 -29.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Years of Age 28,078 26,049 39,333
Younger than 22 525 1.4% 507   1,004 -479 -47.7%
22-24 1,356 3.6% 1,236   2,226 -870 -39.1%
25-34 7,113 18.9% 6,663   10,395 -3,282 -31.6%
35-44 6,145 16.3% 5,738   8,525 -2,380 -27.9%
45-54 6,681 17.8% 6,202   9,415 -2,734 -29.0%
55-59 2,900 7.7% 2,719   3,649 -749 -20.5%
60-64 1,908 5.1% 1,705   2,316 -408 -17.6%
65 and older 1,450 3.9% 1,279   1,802 -352 -19.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Industry 28,078 26,049 39,333
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 324 1.1% 190   483 -159 -32.9%
Mining 477 1.7% 410   731 -254 -34.7%
Utilities 66 0.2% 62   134 -68 -50.7%
Construction 4,366 15.4% 3,701   5,562 -1,196 -21.5%
Manufacturing 2,410 8.5% 2,251   3,528 -1,118 -31.7%
Wholesale Trade 918 3.2% 849   1,138 -220 -19.3%
Retail Trade 2,707 9.5% 2,583   3,907 -1,200 -30.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 859 3.0% 825   1,200 -341 -28.4%
Information 499 1.8% 415   626 -127 -20.3%
Finance and Insurance 774 2.7% 751   970 -196 -20.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 510 1.8% 485   683 -173 -25.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,566 5.5% 1,390   1,948 -382 -19.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 112 0.4% 86   205 -93 -45.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,618 9.2% 2,464   3,538 -920 -26.0%
Educational Services 845 3.0% 802   1,218 -373 -30.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,233 14.9% 4,258   5,737 -1,504 -26.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 527 1.9% 486   792 -265 -33.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,157 7.6% 2,055   3,759 -1,602 -42.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 799 2.8% 757   1,387 -588 -42.4%
Public Administration 527 1.9% 500   910 -383 -42.1%
Information Not Available 784 2.8% 729   877 -93 -10.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 76,534 68,458 91,759
Male 46,473 60.7% 39,199   56,133 -9,660 -17.2%
Female 30,061 39.3% 29,259   35,625 -5,564 -15.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 76,534 68,458 91,759
Hispanic or Latino 9,132 11.9% 7,901   10,888 -1,756 -16.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 63,454 82.9% 57,131   78,203 -14,749 -18.9%
Information Not Available 3,948 5.2% 3,426   2,668 1,280 48.0%
 
Race 76,534 68,458 91,759
American Indian or Alaskan Native 321 0.4% 294   277 44 15.9%
Asian 2,408 3.1% 2,325   2,844 -436 -15.3%
Black or African American 6,641 8.7% 6,410   8,285 -1,644 -19.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 192 0.3% 163   132 60 45.5%
White 58,457 76.4% 51,908   71,354 -12,897 -18.1%
Information Not Available 8,515 11.1% 7,358   8,867 -352 -4.0%
 
Years of Age 76,534 68,458 91,759
Younger than 22 1,601 1.2% 1,331   2,311 -710 -30.7%
22-24 4,009 3.1% 3,638   5,635 -1,626 -28.9%
25-34 18,163 14.1% 16,138   21,832 -3,669 -16.8%
35-44 16,070 12.4% 14,289   19,316 -3,246 -16.8%
45-54 18,261 14.1% 16,432   21,770 -3,509 -16.1%
55-59 8,016 6.2% 7,303   9,095 -1,079 -11.9%
60-64 5,785 4.5% 5,236   6,497 -712 -11.0%
65 and older 4,629 3.6% 4,091   5,303 -674 -12.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 76,534 68,458 91,759
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 780 1.0% 654   911 -131 -14.4%
Mining 70 0.1% 42   94 -24 -25.5%
Utilities 130 0.2% 93   152 -22 -14.5%
Construction 10,640 13.8% 7,777   11,507 -867 -7.5%
Manufacturing 6,160 8.0% 6,130   7,553 -1,393 -18.4%
Wholesale Trade 3,022 3.9% 2,975   4,055 -1,033 -25.5%
Retail Trade 6,238 8.1% 5,943   7,834 -1,596 -20.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,960 2.5% 1,771   2,405 -445 -18.5%
Information 1,620 2.1% 1,589   1,875 -255 -13.6%
Finance and Insurance 2,567 3.3% 2,489   2,799 -232 -8.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,718 2.2% 1,646   2,260 -542 -24.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,664 7.3% 5,596   6,465 -801 -12.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 226 0.3% 236   231 -5 -2.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 9,804 12.7% 7,527   12,300 -2,496 -20.3%
Educational Services 1,676 2.2% 1,687   2,047 -371 -18.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,096 9.2% 7,083   8,297 -1,201 -14.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,662 3.4% 1,892   3,265 -603 -18.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,837 8.8% 6,050   8,259 -1,422 -17.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,849 5.0% 3,719   4,421 -572 -12.9%
Public Administration 1,973 2.6% 1,854   2,107 -134 -6.4%
Information Not Available 1,842 2.4% 1,705   2,922 -1,080 -37.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 57,021 52,808 58,491
Male 26,549 46.6% 22,640   27,890 -1,341 -4.8%
Female 19,391 34.0% 18,477   19,307 84 0.4%
Information Not Available 11,081 19.4% 11,691   11,294 -213 -1.9%
 
Ethnicity 57,021 52,808 58,491
Hispanic or Latino 2,835 5.0% 2,220   2,912 -77 -2.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 42,236 74.1% 38,073   43,480 -1,244 -2.9%
Information Not Available 11,950 21.0% 12,515   12,099 -149 -1.2%
 
Race 57,021 52,808 58,491
American Indian or Alaskan Native 154 0.3% 139   151 3 2.0%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 18,343 32.2% 17,270   18,774 -431 -2.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 63 0.1% 60   74 -11 -14.9%
White 23,676 41.5% 20,604   24,481 -805 -3.3%
Information Not Available 14,785 25.9% 14,735   15,011 -226 -1.5%
 
Years of Age 57,021 52,808 58,491
Younger than 22 759 1.0% 1,171   899 -140 -15.6%
22-24 2,338 3.0% 2,458   2,683 -345 -12.9%
25-34 11,150 14.4% 10,332   11,537 -387 -3.4%
35-44 9,581 12.4% 8,628   9,637 -56 -0.6%
45-54 10,744 13.9% 9,511   10,954 -210 -1.9%
55-59 4,848 6.3% 4,020   4,895 -47 -1.0%
60-64 3,449 4.5% 2,705   3,490 -41 -1.2%
65 and older 3,071 4.0% 2,292   3,104 -33 -1.1%
Information Not Available 11,081 14.3% 11,691   11,292 -211 -1.9%
 
Industry 57,021 52,808 58,491
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 229 0.4% 125   180 49 27.2%
Mining 50 0.1% 45   109 -59 -54.1%
Utilities 47 0.1% 38   30 17 56.7%
Construction 6,439 11.2% 4,816   6,532 -93 -1.4%
Manufacturing 634 1.1% 576   719 -85 -11.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,738 3.0% 1,581   1,706 32 1.9%
Retail Trade 1,605 2.8% 1,550   1,686 -81 -4.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,049 1.8% 974   1,040 9 0.9%
Information 708 1.2% 708   705 3 0.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,296 2.3% 1,223   1,218 78 6.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 982 1.7% 873   875 107 12.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,168 7.3% 4,101   3,684 484 13.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 219 0.4% 175   181 38 21.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,081 10.6% 5,180   6,191 -110 -1.8%
Educational Services 1,474 2.6% 1,489   1,519 -45 -3.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,911 6.8% 3,974   4,031 -120 -3.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,124 2.0% 858   1,068 56 5.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,437 7.8% 3,624   4,892 -455 -9.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,264 2.2% 1,185   1,270 -6 -0.5%
Public Administration 970 1.7% 902   1,025 -55 -5.4%
Information Not Available 18,596 32.5% 18,811   19,830 -1,234 -6.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,198 10,109 14,545
Male 7,410 60.7% 5,611   9,026 -1,616 -17.9%
Female 4,788 39.3% 4,498   5,519 -731 -13.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 12,198 10,109 14,545
Hispanic or Latino 133 1.1% 116   156 -23 -14.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,378 68.7% 7,077   9,904 -1,526 -15.4%
Information Not Available 3,687 30.2% 2,916   4,485 -798 -17.8%
 
Race 12,198 10,109 14,545
American Indian or Alaskan Native 109 0.9% 80   91 18 19.8%
Asian 48 0.4% 40   103 -55 -53.4%
Black or African American 107 0.9% 93   177 -70 -39.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 8,774 71.9% 7,388   10,573 -1,799 -17.0%
Information Not Available 3,160 25.9% 2,508   3,601 -441 -12.2%
 
Years of Age 12,198 10,109 14,545
Younger than 22 457 2.3% 352   667 -210 -31.5%
22-24 818 4.1% 656   1,055 -237 -22.5%
25-34 2,854 14.2% 2,384   3,424 -570 -16.6%
35-44 2,395 11.9% 1,943   2,826 -431 -15.3%
45-54 2,853 14.2% 2,381   3,398 -545 -16.0%
55-59 1,345 6.7% 1,158   1,571 -226 -14.4%
60-64 876 4.4% 750   976 -100 -10.2%
65 and older 600 3.0% 485   628 -28 -4.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 12,198 10,109 14,545
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 232 1.9% 171   244 -12 -4.9%
Mining 11 0.1% 4   10 1 10.0%
Utilities 17 0.1% 15   10 7 70.0%
Construction 1,773 14.3% 1,020   2,041 -268 -13.1%
Manufacturing 1,085 8.7% 938   1,216 -131 -10.8%
Wholesale Trade 253 2.0% 182   301 -48 -15.9%
Retail Trade 803 6.5% 711   1,151 -348 -30.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 217 1.7% 163   244 -27 -11.1%
Information 89 0.7% 97   73 16 21.9%
Finance and Insurance 136 1.1% 151   153 -17 -11.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 110 0.9% 97   140 -30 -21.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 251 2.0% 243   272 -21 -7.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 17 0.1% 13   16 1 6.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 933 7.5% 621   1,080 -147 -13.6%
Educational Services 157 1.3% 170   183 -26 -14.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 675 5.4% 689   791 -116 -14.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 287 2.3% 279   354 -67 -18.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,657 13.3% 1,489   1,863 -206 -11.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 285 2.3% 255   273 12 4.4%
Public Administration 190 1.5% 172   233 -43 -18.5%
Information Not Available 3,020 24.3% 2,629   3,897 -877 -22.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 99,883 84,957 108,765
Male 61,551 61.6% 47,956   70,169 -8,618 -12.3%
Female 36,802 36.8% 35,927   38,537 -1,735 -4.5%
Information Not Available 1,530 1.5% 1,074   59 1,471 2493.2%
 
Ethnicity 99,883 84,957 108,765
Hispanic or Latino 5,493 5.5% 3,053   5,201 292 5.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 74,507 74.6% 65,396   80,098 -5,591 -7.0%
Information Not Available 19,883 19.9% 16,508   23,466 -3,583 -15.3%
 
Race 99,883 84,957 108,765
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,335 1.3% 1,007   1,505 -170 -11.3%
Asian 651 0.7% 536   881 -230 -26.1%
Black or African American 12,959 13.0% 13,833   12,572 387 3.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 58 0.1% 59   102 -44 -43.1%
White 59,207 59.3% 49,087   62,715 -3,508 -5.6%
Information Not Available 25,673 25.7% 20,435   30,990 -5,317 -17.2%
 
Years of Age 99,883 84,957 108,765
Younger than 22 3,127 2.0% 2,214   3,843 -716 -18.6%
22-24 6,402 4.2% 5,104   7,141 -739 -10.3%
25-34 24,271 15.8% 19,394   26,713 -2,442 -9.1%
35-44 22,707 14.8% 19,886   24,676 -1,969 -8.0%
45-54 24,226 15.8% 21,591   26,354 -2,128 -8.1%
55-59 10,137 6.6% 9,046   10,447 -310 -3.0%
60-64 5,755 3.8% 5,021   6,008 -253 -4.2%
65 and older 3,254 2.1% 2,699   3,553 -299 -8.4%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 2   30 -26 -86.7%
 
Industry 99,883 84,957 108,765
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,919 1.9% 983   1,741 178 10.2%
Mining 480 0.5% 118   528 -48 -9.1%
Utilities 84 0.1% 48   89 -5 -5.6%
Construction 14,983 14.7% 7,117   15,722 -739 -4.7%
Manufacturing 10,355 10.2% 8,820   12,338 -1,983 -16.1%
Wholesale Trade 5,467 5.4% 10,695   3,955 1,512 38.2%
Retail Trade 6,167 6.1% 5,292   7,306 -1,139 -15.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,243 2.2% 1,740   2,733 -490 -17.9%
Information 851 0.8% 882   962 -111 -11.5%
Finance and Insurance 2,341 2.3% 2,178   1,766 575 32.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,119 1.1% 932   1,277 -158 -12.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,654 4.6% 4,429   4,293 361 8.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,479 1.5% 3,092   1,600 -121 -7.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 15,205 14.9% 10,163   18,136 -2,931 -16.2%
Educational Services 2,011 2.0% 2,411   3,052 -1,041 -34.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,545 7.4% 7,427   7,981 -436 -5.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,899 3.8% 2,698   3,940 -41 -1.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,645 5.5% 4,902   6,225 -580 -9.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,233 2.2% 2,012   2,448 -215 -8.8%
Public Administration 2,077 2.0% 1,618   2,202 -125 -5.7%
Information Not Available 9,126 9.0% 7,400   10,471 -1,345 -12.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 65,006 45,088 68,994
Male 46,516 71.6% 27,875   49,335 -2,819 -5.7%
Female 18,471 28.4% 17,189   19,630 -1,159 -5.9%
Information Not Available 19 0.0% 24   29 -10 -34.5%
 
Ethnicity 65,006 45,088 68,994
Hispanic or Latino 2,518 3.9% 1,554   2,536 -18 -0.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 56,033 86.2% 38,635   59,225 -3,192 -5.4%
Information Not Available 6,455 9.9% 4,899   7,233 -778 -10.8%
 
Race 65,006 45,088 68,994
American Indian or Alaskan Native 851 1.3% 664   872 -21 -2.4%
Asian 1,190 1.8% 1,144   1,373 -183 -13.3%
Black or African American 3,773 5.8% 3,708   4,238 -465 -11.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 135 0.2% 88   121 14 11.6%
White 54,425 83.7% 35,964   57,730 -3,305 -5.7%
Information Not Available 4,632 7.1% 3,520   4,660 -28 -0.6%
 
Years of Age 65,006 45,088 68,994
Younger than 22 1,974 1.7% 1,055   2,202 -228 -10.4%
22-24 3,870 3.4% 2,474   4,302 -432 -10.0%
25-34 16,751 14.6% 11,199   17,963 -1,212 -6.7%
35-44 13,317 11.6% 9,300   14,177 -860 -6.1%
45-54 15,423 13.4% 10,839   16,688 -1,265 -7.6%
55-59 7,002 6.1% 5,157   7,073 -71 -1.0%
60-64 4,397 3.8% 3,320   4,272 125 2.9%
65 and older 2,245 2.0% 1,721   2,284 -39 -1.7%
Information Not Available 27 0.0% 23   33 -6 -18.2%
 
Industry 65,006 45,088 68,994
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 944 1.4% 555   901 43 4.8%
Mining 623 0.9% 279   641 -18 -2.8%
Utilities 290 0.4% 167   215 75 34.9%
Construction 19,304 29.3% 8,166   19,292 12 0.1%
Manufacturing 7,380 11.2% 5,413   8,040 -660 -8.2%
Wholesale Trade 2,435 3.7% 1,994   2,629 -194 -7.4%
Retail Trade 3,629 5.5% 3,186   4,266 -637 -14.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,623 2.5% 1,038   1,735 -112 -6.5%
Information 822 1.2% 866   987 -165 -16.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,449 2.2% 1,400   1,315 134 10.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 933 1.4% 763   926 7 0.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,964 4.5% 2,551   2,834 130 4.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 806 1.2% 698   966 -160 -16.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,891 10.4% 4,770   7,454 -563 -7.6%
Educational Services 1,408 2.1% 1,439   1,428 -20 -1.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,017 6.1% 3,969   4,029 -12 -0.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,438 2.2% 1,168   1,706 -268 -15.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,800 4.2% 2,466   3,277 -477 -14.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,485 2.3% 1,235   1,796 -311 -17.3%
Public Administration 1,533 2.3% 1,209   1,801 -268 -14.9%
Information Not Available 2,232 3.4% 1,756   2,756 -524 -19.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 46,441 40,594 52,667
Male 27,081 58.3% 21,743   31,085 -4,004 -12.9%
Female 19,293 41.5% 18,805   21,506 -2,213 -10.3%
Information Not Available 67 0.1% 46   76 -9 -11.8%
 
Ethnicity 46,441 40,594 52,667
Hispanic or Latino 1,220 2.6% 1,039   1,319 -99 -7.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 38,298 82.5% 33,802   41,139 -2,841 -6.9%
Information Not Available 6,923 14.9% 5,753   10,209 -3,286 -32.2%
 
Race 46,441 40,594 52,667
American Indian or Alaskan Native 267 0.6% 251   421 -154 -36.6%
Asian 233 0.5% 206   415 -182 -43.9%
Black or African American 4,911 10.6% 4,772   10,359 -5,448 -52.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 509 1.1% 373   580 -71 -12.2%
White 25,990 56.0% 21,227   37,995 -12,005 -31.6%
Information Not Available 14,531 31.3% 13,765   2,897 11,634 401.6%
 
Years of Age 46,441 40,594 52,667
Younger than 22 1,241 1.8% 1,068   1,806 -565 -31.3%
22-24 2,626 3.8% 2,355   3,288 -662 -20.1%
25-34 11,591 16.6% 10,015   13,026 -1,435 -11.0%
35-44 10,548 15.1% 9,166   11,693 -1,145 -9.8%
45-54 11,325 16.2% 9,876   12,909 -1,584 -12.3%
55-59 4,611 6.6% 4,019   5,012 -401 -8.0%
60-64 2,660 3.8% 2,434   2,916 -256 -8.8%
65 and older 1,796 2.6% 1,621   1,932 -136 -7.0%
Information Not Available 43 0.1% 40   85 -42 -49.4%
 
Industry 46,441 40,594 52,667
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 382 0.8% 190   428 -46 -10.7%
Mining 275 0.6% 130   295 -20 -6.8%
Utilities 70 0.1% 65   79 -9 -11.4%
Construction 7,861 16.8% 4,700   7,398 463 6.3%
Manufacturing 5,354 11.4% 5,234   8,246 -2,892 -35.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,584 3.4% 1,638   1,921 -337 -17.5%
Retail Trade 3,993 8.5% 3,973   4,988 -995 -19.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,495 3.2% 1,196   1,616 -121 -7.5%
Information 722 1.5% 689   937 -215 -22.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,613 3.4% 1,568   1,343 270 20.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 726 1.6% 732   1,052 -326 -31.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,823 3.9% 1,806   1,749 74 4.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 182 0.4% 171   274 -92 -33.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,882 12.6% 5,252   6,280 -398 -6.3%
Educational Services 941 2.0% 983   1,118 -177 -15.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,928 10.5% 4,836   5,227 -299 -5.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,064 2.3% 730   1,236 -172 -13.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,939 8.4% 3,341   4,393 -454 -10.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,334 2.8% 1,302   1,555 -221 -14.2%
Public Administration 524 1.1% 481   613 -89 -14.5%
Information Not Available 1,749 3.7% 1,577   1,919 -170 -8.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Dec 2013 Percent Nov 2013     Dec 2012 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,833 21,515 25,295