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Characteristics of Insured Unemployment

April 2014

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants : Total Claimants
April 2014
Apr 2014 Mar 2014 Monthly Change Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,742,202 3,101,467 -359,265 3,073,104 -330,902 -10.8
Alaska 12,434 14,216 -1,782 13,571 -1,137 -8.4
Alabama 27,347 28,432 -1,085 30,435 -3,088 -10.1
Arkansas 22,264 24,746 -2,482 27,038 -4,774 -17.7
Arizona 38,161 38,126 35 38,720 -559 -1.4
California 473,036 502,327 -29,291 488,189 -15,153 -3.1
Colorado 37,738 40,257 -2,519 38,155 -417 -1.1
Connecticut 48,920 60,070 -11,150 52,594 -3,674 -7.0
District of Columbia 10,333 11,121 -788 10,913 -580 -5.3
Delaware 7,830 9,595 -1,765 8,372 -542 -6.5
Florida 99,708 99,458 250 104,575 -4,867 -4.7
Georgia 46,306 48,106 -1,800 67,522 -21,216 -31.4
Hawaii 9,909 10,064 -155 11,322 -1,413 -12.5
Iowa 24,327 34,537 -10,210 30,399 -6,072 -20.0
Idaho 11,147 14,979 -3,832 14,608 -3,461 -23.7
Illinois 168,198 192,986 -24,788 179,746 -11,548 -6.4
Indiana 39,058 46,301 -7,243 48,925 -9,867 -20.2
Kansas 19,726 21,739 -2,013 24,031 -4,305 -17.9
Kentucky 27,231 33,252 -6,021 34,646 -7,415 -21.4
Louisiana 16,796 17,384 -588 27,528 -10,732 -39.0
Massachusetts 85,496 102,778 -17,282 91,249 -5,753 -6.3
Maryland 52,688 59,121 -6,433 54,922 -2,234 -4.1
Maine 14,389 16,362 -1,973 15,484 -1,095 -7.1
Michigan 112,372 121,317 -8,945 110,677 1,695 1.5
Minnesota 60,256 71,681 -11,425 67,406 -7,150 -10.6
Missouri 37,097 47,491 -10,394 43,963 -6,866 -15.6
Mississippi 17,870 19,437 -1,567 23,341 -5,471 -23.4
Montana 7,868 10,938 -3,070 9,596 -1,728 -18.0
North Carolina 53,586 59,691 -6,105 87,396 -33,810 -38.7
North Dakota 3,598 5,401 -1,803 4,881 -1,283 -26.3
Nebraska 7,658 11,812 -4,154 9,961 -2,303 -23.1
New Hampshire 8,283 9,657 -1,374 9,464 -1,181 -12.5
New Jersey 123,505 145,537 -22,032 133,028 -9,523 -7.2
New Mexico 17,183 16,063 1,120 14,810 2,373 16.0
Nevada 31,347 34,692 -3,345 28,800 2,547 8.8
New York 204,772 239,082 -34,310 237,660 -32,888 -13.8
Ohio 78,963 97,607 -18,644 89,149 -10,186 -11.4
Oklahoma 17,588 18,453 -865 26,695 -9,107 -34.1
Oregon 40,885 45,174 -4,289 49,186 -8,301 -16.9
Pennsylvania 170,500 209,218 -38,718 180,018 -9,518 -5.3
Puerto Rico 24,982 24,748 234 35,591 -10,609 -29.8
Rhode Island 12,588 16,555 -3,967 13,134 -546 -4.2
South Carolina 23,336 25,065 -1,729 32,022 -8,686 -27.1
South Dakota 2,474 3,626 -1,152 3,232 -758 -23.5
Tennessee 30,731 34,931 -4,200 40,231 -9,500 -23.6
Texas 140,057 149,518 -9,461 145,525 -5,468 -3.8
Utah 14,019 17,116 -3,097 17,281 -3,262 -18.9
Virginia 46,217 51,357 -5,140 52,835 -6,618 -12.5
Virgin Islands 435 458 -23 449 -14 -3.1
Vermont 6,934 7,436 -502 7,534 -600 -8.0
Washington 63,502 70,341 -6,839 70,822 -7,320 -10.3
Wisconsin 71,357 87,212 -15,855 93,338 -21,981 -23.5
West Virginia 15,405 19,224 -3,819 16,984 -1,579 -9.3
Wyoming 3,792 4,672 -880 5,151 -1,359 -26.4
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,742,202   3,101,467   3,073,104 -330,902 -10.8
Male 1,608,832 58.7% 1,901,616   1,815,345 -206,513 -11.4%
Female 1,121,791 40.9% 1,187,184   1,237,846 -116,055 -9.4%
Information Not Available 11,579 0.4% 12,667   19,913 -8,334 -41.9%
 
Ethnicity 2,742,202   3,101,467   3,073,104    
Hispanic or Latino 460,646 16.8% 512,797   492,435 -31,789 -6.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,845,495 80.9% 2,097,422   2,154,035 -308,540 -14.3%
Information Not Available 436,047 13.7% 491,248   426,634 9,413 2.2%
 
Race 2,742,202   3,101,467   3,073,104
American Indian or Alaskan Native 32,994 1.2% 37,069   37,511 -4,517 -12.0%
Asian 81,984 3.0% 85,491   89,448 -7,464 -8.3%
Black or African American 441,869 16.1% 460,859   503,677 -61,808 -12.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 12,402 0.5% 13,425   13,865 -1,463 -10.6%
White 1,458,854 53.2% 1,709,673   1,719,243 -260,389 -15.1%
Information Not Available 714,100 26.0% 794,951   709,360 4,740 0.7%
 
Years of Age 2,742,202   3,101,467   3,073,104
Younger than 22 56,067 2.0% 64,636   73,686 -17,619 -23.9%
22-24 139,656 5.1% 159,820   170,049 -30,393 -17.9%
25-34 643,169 23.5% 722,113   730,904 -87,735 -12.0%
35-44 601,498 21.9% 682,643   675,760 -74,262 -11.0%
45-54 667,406 24.3% 751,477   739,600 -72,194 -9.8%
55-59 292,506 10.7% 334,275   315,380 -22,874 -7.3%
60-64 195,934 7.1% 219,010   208,637 -12,703 -6.1%
65 and older 131,348 4.8% 151,560   141,610 -10,262 -7.2%
Information Not Available 14,618 0.5% 15,933   17,478 -2,860 -16.4%
 
Industry 2,742,202   3,101,467   3,073,104
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 98,874 3.6% 110,344   96,050 2,824 2.9%
Mining 19,359 0.7% 24,563   23,470 -4,111 -17.5%
Utilities 4,774 0.2% 5,152   6,371 -1,597 -25.1%
Construction 379,862 13.9% 502,122   432,610 -52,748 -12.2%
Manufacturing 251,630 9.2% 276,625   314,790 -63,160 -20.1%
Wholesale Trade 90,207 3.3% 91,779   97,403 -7,196 -7.4%
Retail Trade 222,622 8.1% 239,437   252,818 -30,196 -11.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 87,638 3.2% 97,060   99,542 -11,904 -12.0%
Information 77,030 2.8% 77,722   79,844 -2,814 -3.5%
Finance and Insurance 87,238 3.2% 90,123   81,770 5,468 6.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 38,869 1.4% 43,573   41,663 -2,794 -6.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 130,535 4.8% 135,714   142,216 -11,681 -8.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15,841 0.6% 15,276   15,613 228 1.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 368,641 13.4% 427,442   402,321 -33,680 -8.4%
Educational Services 53,455 1.9% 59,704   63,342 -9,887 -15.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 217,134 7.9% 221,872   245,507 -28,373 -11.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 48,187 1.8% 68,646   54,520 -6,333 -11.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 152,931 5.6% 178,144   173,720 -20,789 -12.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 64,687 2.4% 70,357   73,413 -8,726 -11.9%
Public Administration 46,470 1.7% 54,283   58,007 -11,537 -19.9%
Information Not Available 286,218 10.4% 311,529   318,114 -31,896 -10.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,434 14,216 13,571 -1,137 -8.4
Male 7,913 63.6% 9,183   8,737 -824 -9.4%
Female 4,519 36.3% 5,031   4,834 -315 -6.5%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 2   0 2 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 12,434   14,216   13,571    
Hispanic or Latino 605 4.9% 673   694 -89 -12.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,748 94.5% 13,439   12,728 -980 -7.7%
Information Not Available 81 0.7% 104   149 -68 -45.6%
 
Race 12,434 14,216 13,571
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,823 30.7% 4,260   3,987 -164 -4.1%
Asian 506 4.1% 537   742 -236 -31.8%
Black or African American 516 4.1% 552   644 -128 -19.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 260 2.1% 251   196 64 32.7%
White 6,862 55.2% 8,085   7,442 -580 -7.8%
Information Not Available 467 3.8% 531   560 -93 -16.6%
 
Years of Age 12,434 14,216 13,571
Younger than 22 346 1.9% 417   474 -128 -27.0%
22-24 894 4.8% 999   1,121 -227 -20.2%
25-34 3,460 18.7% 4,027   3,874 -414 -10.7%
35-44 2,630 14.2% 2,893   2,827 -197 -7.0%
45-54 2,695 14.6% 3,101   2,979 -284 -9.5%
55-59 1,144 6.2% 1,317   1,199 -55 -4.6%
60-64 803 4.3% 931   717 86 12.0%
65 and older 462 2.5% 531   380 82 21.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 12,434 14,216 13,571
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 76 0.6% 121   56 20 35.7%
Mining 333 2.7% 384   635 -302 -47.6%
Utilities 68 0.5% 79   76 -8 -10.5%
Construction 2,832 22.6% 3,192   2,913 -81 -2.8%
Manufacturing 694 5.5% 786   938 -244 -26.0%
Wholesale Trade 148 1.2% 158   174 -26 -14.9%
Retail Trade 1,184 9.5% 1,265   1,310 -126 -9.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 518 4.1% 744   542 -24 -4.4%
Information 131 1.0% 127   152 -21 -13.8%
Finance and Insurance 234 1.9% 237   236 -2 -0.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 331 2.6% 388   349 -18 -5.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 459 3.7% 503   459 0 0.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 30 0.2% 28   20 10 50.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 752 6.0% 875   709 43 6.1%
Educational Services 344 2.7% 396   312 32 10.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,050 8.4% 1,167   1,092 -42 -3.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 173 1.4% 196   153 20 13.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,049 8.4% 1,242   1,104 -55 -5.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 444 3.5% 457   455 -11 -2.4%
Public Administration 1,202 9.6% 1,442   1,432 -230 -16.1%
Information Not Available 382 3.1% 429   454 -72 -15.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 27,347 28,432 30,435
Male 14,385 52.6% 15,184   15,976 -1,591 -10.0%
Female 12,934 47.3% 13,226   14,454 -1,520 -10.5%
Information Not Available 28 0.1% 22   5 23 460.0%
 
Ethnicity 27,347 28,432 30,435
Hispanic or Latino 326 1.2% 374   381 -55 -14.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,018 73.2% 20,927   23,482 -3,464 -14.8%
Information Not Available 7,003 25.6% 7,131   6,572 431 6.6%
 
Race 27,347 28,432 30,435
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,033 3.8% 1,137   1,240 -207 -16.7%
Asian 577 2.1% 573   726 -149 -20.5%
Black or African American 10,973 40.1% 11,230   12,164 -1,191 -9.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 40 0.1% 40   33 7 21.2%
White 13,220 48.3% 13,847   14,935 -1,715 -11.5%
Information Not Available 1,504 5.5% 1,605   1,337 167 12.5%
 
Years of Age 27,347 28,432 30,435
Younger than 22 792 2.0% 864   1,106 -314 -28.4%
22-24 1,750 4.5% 1,893   2,161 -411 -19.0%
25-34 7,217 18.5% 7,392   8,060 -843 -10.5%
35-44 6,318 16.2% 6,524   6,863 -545 -7.9%
45-54 6,020 15.5% 6,306   6,761 -741 -11.0%
55-59 2,564 6.6% 2,730   2,619 -55 -2.1%
60-64 1,605 4.1% 1,636   1,700 -95 -5.6%
65 and older 1,076 2.8% 1,082   1,161 -85 -7.3%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 5   4 1 25.0%
 
Industry 27,347 28,432 30,435
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 197 0.7% 217   212 -15 -7.1%
Mining 158 0.6% 226   277 -119 -43.0%
Utilities 39 0.1% 42   60 -21 -35.0%
Construction 2,639 9.6% 2,614   2,984 -345 -11.6%
Manufacturing 4,841 17.6% 5,092   5,131 -290 -5.7%
Wholesale Trade 886 3.2% 913   1,132 -246 -21.7%
Retail Trade 3,218 11.7% 3,244   3,416 -198 -5.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 906 3.3% 897   807 99 12.3%
Information 286 1.0% 307   456 -170 -37.3%
Finance and Insurance 871 3.2% 883   931 -60 -6.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 377 1.4% 404   391 -14 -3.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,324 4.8% 1,342   1,441 -117 -8.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 50 0.2% 54   103 -53 -51.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,020 14.6% 4,121   4,419 -399 -9.0%
Educational Services 456 1.7% 544   461 -5 -1.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,383 8.7% 2,460   2,734 -351 -12.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 185 0.7% 182   194 -9 -4.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,029 7.4% 2,172   2,381 -352 -14.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 619 2.2% 673   706 -87 -12.3%
Public Administration 444 1.6% 494   571 -127 -22.2%
Information Not Available 1,419 5.2% 1,551   1,628 -209 -12.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,264 24,746 27,038
Male 11,887 53.4% 13,897   15,157 -3,270 -21.6%
Female 9,541 42.9% 10,030   11,288 -1,747 -15.5%
Information Not Available 836 3.8% 819   593 243 41.0%
 
Ethnicity 22,264 24,746 27,038
Hispanic or Latino 762 3.4% 972   989 -227 -23.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,666 92.8% 22,955   25,456 -4,790 -18.8%
Information Not Available 836 3.8% 819   593 243 41.0%
 
Race 22,264 24,746 27,038
American Indian or Alaskan Native 231 1.0% 238   290 -59 -20.3%
Asian 174 0.8% 172   224 -50 -22.3%
Black or African American 6,145 27.6% 6,483   7,415 -1,270 -17.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 179 0.8% 194   196 -17 -8.7%
White 13,937 62.6% 15,868   17,331 -3,394 -19.6%
Information Not Available 1,598 7.2% 1,791   1,582 16 1.0%
 
Years of Age 22,264 24,746 27,038
Younger than 22 690 2.0% 753   984 -294 -29.9%
22-24 1,265 3.6% 1,408   1,634 -369 -22.6%
25-34 5,262 15.1% 5,746   6,557 -1,295 -19.7%
35-44 4,869 13.9% 5,560   6,046 -1,177 -19.5%
45-54 5,115 14.6% 5,766   6,200 -1,085 -17.5%
55-59 2,038 5.8% 2,321   2,500 -462 -18.5%
60-64 1,275 3.7% 1,358   1,510 -235 -15.6%
65 and older 914 2.6% 1,015   1,014 -100 -9.9%
Information Not Available 836 2.4% 819   593 243 41.0%
 
Industry 22,264 24,746 27,038
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 437 1.9% 681   474 -37 -7.8%
Mining 233 1.0% 293   321 -88 -27.4%
Utilities 45 0.2% 51   34 11 32.4%
Construction 2,195 9.7% 2,865   2,957 -762 -25.8%
Manufacturing 3,056 13.5% 3,548   4,690 -1,634 -34.8%
Wholesale Trade 950 4.2% 998   1,040 -90 -8.7%
Retail Trade 2,240 9.9% 2,251   2,678 -438 -16.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 867 3.8% 991   1,188 -321 -27.0%
Information 239 1.1% 228   306 -67 -21.9%
Finance and Insurance 415 1.8% 417   372 43 11.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 295 1.3% 326   318 -23 -7.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 743 3.3% 723   781 -38 -4.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 58 0.3% 63   87 -29 -33.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,481 10.9% 2,652   2,640 -159 -6.0%
Educational Services 411 1.8% 397   519 -108 -20.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,727 12.0% 2,827   2,952 -225 -7.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 160 0.7% 229   190 -30 -15.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,236 5.4% 1,442   1,569 -333 -21.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 488 2.1% 514   523 -35 -6.7%
Public Administration 425 1.9% 466   518 -93 -18.0%
Information Not Available 2,563 11.3% 2,784   2,881 -318 -11.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 38,161 38,126 38,720
Male 21,948 57.5% 21,751   22,409 -461 -2.1%
Female 16,190 42.4% 16,343   16,286 -96 -0.6%
Information Not Available 23 0.1% 32   25 -2 -8.0%
 
Ethnicity 38,161 38,126 38,720
Hispanic or Latino 14,038 36.8% 11,652   14,098 -60 -0.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,875 44.2% 19,046   17,280 -405 -2.3%
Information Not Available 7,248 19.0% 7,428   7,342 -94 -1.3%
 
Race 38,161 38,126 38,720
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,186 5.7% 2,519   2,318 -132 -5.7%
Asian 1,613 4.2% 1,314   1,397 216 15.5%
Black or African American 2,677 7.0% 2,922   2,599 78 3.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 368 1.0% 368   163 205 125.8%
White 22,324 58.5% 22,693   22,784 -460 -2.0%
Information Not Available 8,993 23.6% 8,310   9,459 -466 -4.9%
 
Years of Age 38,161 38,126 38,720
Younger than 22 905 1.6% 782   1,055 -150 -14.2%
22-24 1,940 3.4% 1,741   2,124 -184 -8.7%
25-34 8,594 14.9% 8,319   8,637 -43 -0.5%
35-44 8,138 14.1% 8,063   8,445 -307 -3.6%
45-54 9,620 16.7% 9,583   9,891 -271 -2.7%
55-59 4,372 7.6% 4,550   4,204 168 4.0%
60-64 2,886 5.0% 3,048   2,666 220 8.3%
65 and older 1,706 3.0% 2,040   1,698 8 0.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 38,161 38,126 38,720
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 4,666 10.9% 1,570   4,823 -157 -3.3%
Mining 139 0.3% 157   123 16 13.0%
Utilities 70 0.2% 64   73 -3 -4.1%
Construction 4,071 9.5% 4,436   3,822 249 6.5%
Manufacturing 1,866 4.4% 2,082   2,198 -332 -15.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,216 2.8% 1,280   1,395 -179 -12.8%
Retail Trade 2,833 6.6% 3,119   2,738 95 3.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 763 1.8% 860   783 -20 -2.6%
Information 401 0.9% 450   413 -12 -2.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,827 4.3% 2,008   1,239 588 47.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 694 1.6% 795   644 50 7.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,775 4.1% 1,972   1,919 -144 -7.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 122 0.3% 149   101 21 20.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,885 11.4% 5,334   5,027 -142 -2.8%
Educational Services 953 2.2% 1,149   912 41 4.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,022 7.1% 3,245   2,954 68 2.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 332 0.8% 419   373 -41 -11.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,550 3.6% 1,811   1,516 34 2.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 713 1.7% 823   780 -67 -8.6%
Public Administration 812 1.9% 943   919 -107 -11.6%
Information Not Available 5,451 12.7% 5,460   5,968 -517 -8.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 473,036 502,327 488,189
Male 275,759 58.3% 292,932   278,980 -3,221 -1.2%
Female 196,887 41.6% 209,294   208,492 -11,605 -5.6%
Information Not Available 390 0.1% 101   717 -327 -45.6%
 
Ethnicity 473,036 502,327 488,189
Hispanic or Latino 168,188 35.6% 177,905   167,511 677 0.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 230,076 48.6% 247,468   237,691 -7,615 -3.2%
Information Not Available 74,772 15.8% 76,954   82,987 -8,215 -9.9%
 
Race 473,036 502,327 488,189
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,124 0.7% 3,645   2,971 153 5.1%
Asian 38,557 8.2% 41,008   42,006 -3,449 -8.2%
Black or African American 30,065 6.4% 29,364   29,404 661 2.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 158,329 33.5% 173,450   163,310 -4,981 -3.1%
Information Not Available 242,961 51.4% 254,860   250,498 -7,537 -3.0%
 
Years of Age 473,036 502,327 488,189
Younger than 22 9,957 1.7% 10,328   11,782 -1,825 -15.5%
22-24 25,965 4.4% 28,351   26,330 -365 -1.4%
25-34 111,963 18.8% 116,545   113,416 -1,453 -1.3%
35-44 99,566 16.7% 108,141   104,912 -5,346 -5.1%
45-54 116,063 19.5% 119,076   117,207 -1,144 -1.0%
55-59 47,928 8.0% 54,273   50,919 -2,991 -5.9%
60-64 35,531 6.0% 37,161   36,678 -1,147 -3.1%
65 and older 25,868 4.3% 28,351   26,740 -872 -3.3%
Information Not Available 195 0.0% 101   205 -10 -4.9%
 
Industry 473,036 502,327 488,189
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 74,772 13.6% 83,434   69,873 4,899 7.0%
Mining 879 0.2% 1,013   1,537 -658 -42.8%
Utilities 1,074 0.2% 1,013   2,356 -1,282 -54.4%
Construction 53,199 9.7% 58,019   53,890 -691 -1.3%
Manufacturing 40,803 7.4% 43,438   47,948 -7,145 -14.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,562 0.3% 2,228   2,561 -999 -39.0%
Retail Trade 33,774 6.2% 35,439   34,527 -753 -2.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 13,568 2.5% 14,479   13,729 -161 -1.2%
Information 38,850 7.1% 39,591   37,498 1,352 3.6%
Finance and Insurance 10,152 1.9% 11,442   10,245 -93 -0.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3,514 0.6% 4,556   3,381 133 3.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 9,859 1.8% 9,012   9,631 228 2.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 88,535 16.2% 93,154   89,338 -803 -0.9%
Educational Services 9,664 1.8% 11,037   15,163 -5,499 -36.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 26,941 4.9% 27,238   32,683 -5,742 -17.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 7,516 1.4% 8,202   7,582 -66 -0.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 19,523 3.6% 19,238   19,364 159 0.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 11,714 2.1% 12,252   11,167 547 4.9%
Public Administration 5,369 1.0% 6,177   6,455 -1,086 -16.8%
Information Not Available 21,768 4.0% 21,365   19,261 2,507 13.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 37,738 40,257 38,155
Male 20,773 55.0% 23,377   22,808 -2,035 -8.9%
Female 16,963 44.9% 16,878   15,346 1,617 10.5%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 2   1 1 100.0%
 
Ethnicity 37,738 40,257 38,155
Hispanic or Latino 7,617 20.2% 8,927   8,700 -1,083 -12.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,457 70.1% 27,474   26,019 438 1.7%
Information Not Available 3,664 9.7% 3,856   3,436 228 6.6%
 
Race 37,738 40,257 38,155
American Indian or Alaskan Native 682 1.8% 701   725 -43 -5.9%
Asian 717 1.9% 716   664 53 8.0%
Black or African American 2,606 6.9% 2,650   2,436 170 7.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 142 0.4% 169   151 -9 -6.0%
White 26,937 71.4% 28,847   27,260 -323 -1.2%
Information Not Available 6,654 17.6% 7,174   6,919 -265 -3.8%
 
Years of Age 37,738 40,257 38,155
Younger than 22 594 1.0% 667   649 -55 -8.5%
22-24 1,330 2.2% 1,415   1,411 -81 -5.7%
25-34 8,246 13.4% 8,610   8,706 -460 -5.3%
35-44 8,422 13.7% 8,888   8,551 -129 -1.5%
45-54 9,564 15.6% 10,289   9,959 -395 -4.0%
55-59 4,652 7.6% 5,119   4,527 125 2.8%
60-64 3,181 5.2% 3,405   2,875 306 10.6%
65 and older 1,746 2.8% 1,860   1,466 280 19.1%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 4   11 -8 -72.7%
 
Industry 37,738 40,257 38,155
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 310 0.8% 422   297 13 4.4%
Mining 618 1.6% 675   692 -74 -10.7%
Utilities 49 0.1% 52   61 -12 -19.7%
Construction 4,811 12.6% 6,056   6,296 -1,485 -23.6%
Manufacturing 2,281 6.0% 2,323   2,666 -385 -14.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,471 3.9% 1,556   1,660 -189 -11.4%
Retail Trade 3,173 8.3% 3,207   3,299 -126 -3.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,103 2.9% 1,120   1,116 -13 -1.2%
Information 1,114 2.9% 1,078   1,081 33 3.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,874 4.9% 1,944   1,233 641 52.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 928 2.4% 916   805 123 15.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,304 8.7% 3,344   2,862 442 15.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 488 1.3% 540   504 -16 -3.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,568 14.6% 6,208   5,445 123 2.3%
Educational Services 1,112 2.9% 1,147   929 183 19.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,188 8.4% 3,210   2,820 368 13.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 768 2.0% 738   863 -95 -11.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,657 7.0% 2,449   2,620 37 1.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 997 2.6% 1,009   987 10 1.0%
Public Administration 885 2.3% 1,119   873 12 1.4%
Information Not Available 1,039 2.7% 1,144   1,046 -7 -0.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 48,920 60,070 52,594
Male 28,961 59.2% 38,322   30,768 -1,807 -5.9%
Female 19,959 40.8% 21,747   21,826 -1,867 -8.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 48,920 60,070 52,594
Hispanic or Latino 7,591 15.5% 9,856   8,186 -595 -7.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 41,329 84.5% 50,214   44,408 -3,079 -6.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 48,920 60,070 52,594
American Indian or Alaskan Native 159 0.3% 204   180 -21 -11.7%
Asian 815 1.7% 899   915 -100 -10.9%
Black or African American 7,369 15.1% 8,107   7,822 -453 -5.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 28,167 57.6% 34,739   29,802 -1,635 -5.5%
Information Not Available 12,410 25.4% 16,121   13,875 -1,465 -10.6%
 
Years of Age 48,920 60,070 52,594
Younger than 22 910 1.2% 1,083   1,075 -165 -15.3%
22-24 2,655 3.6% 3,256   2,962 -307 -10.4%
25-34 11,394 15.6% 13,984   12,367 -973 -7.9%
35-44 9,778 13.4% 12,158   10,563 -785 -7.4%
45-54 11,622 15.9% 14,478   12,675 -1,053 -8.3%
55-59 5,426 7.4% 6,622   5,605 -179 -3.2%
60-64 3,889 5.3% 4,582   3,948 -59 -1.5%
65 and older 3,246 4.4% 3,907   3,399 -153 -4.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 48,920 60,070 52,594
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 336 0.7% 687   322 14 4.3%
Mining 49 0.1% 92   45 4 8.9%
Utilities 101 0.2% 96   66 35 53.0%
Construction 6,649 13.5% 10,040   6,848 -199 -2.9%
Manufacturing 5,058 10.3% 5,512   5,456 -398 -7.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,973 4.0% 2,231   2,244 -271 -12.1%
Retail Trade 5,829 11.8% 6,520   6,098 -269 -4.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,672 3.4% 1,941   1,949 -277 -14.2%
Information 858 1.7% 877   840 18 2.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,999 4.1% 2,029   2,266 -267 -11.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 742 1.5% 863   878 -136 -15.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,041 4.1% 2,205   2,186 -145 -6.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 309 0.6% 298   319 -10 -3.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,080 14.4% 9,659   7,154 -74 -1.0%
Educational Services 1,172 2.4% 1,427   1,380 -208 -15.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,551 11.3% 5,881   6,004 -453 -7.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,494 3.0% 2,306   1,834 -340 -18.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,199 6.5% 4,071   3,522 -323 -9.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,474 3.0% 1,674   1,645 -171 -10.4%
Public Administration 653 1.3% 812   709 -56 -7.9%
Information Not Available 681 1.4% 849   829 -148 -17.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,333 11,121 10,913
Male 5,015 48.5% 5,525   5,491 -476 -8.7%
Female 5,316 51.4% 5,591   5,412 -96 -1.8%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 5   10 -8 -80.0%
 
Ethnicity 10,333 11,121 10,913
Hispanic or Latino 935 9.0% 1,072   910 25 2.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,377 90.7% 10,025   9,901 -524 -5.3%
Information Not Available 21 0.2% 24   102 -81 -79.4%
 
Race 10,333 11,121 10,913
American Indian or Alaskan Native 44 0.4% 49   83 -39 -47.0%
Asian 296 2.9% 330   336 -40 -11.9%
Black or African American 7,008 67.8% 7,410   7,330 -322 -4.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 25 0.2% 31   46 -21 -45.7%
White 2,142 20.7% 2,401   2,635 -493 -18.7%
Information Not Available 818 7.9% 900   483 335 69.4%
 
Years of Age 10,333 11,121 10,913
Younger than 22 188 1.6% 214   201 -13 -6.5%
22-24 460 3.9% 560   594 -134 -22.6%
25-34 2,742 23.3% 2,854   3,078 -336 -10.9%
35-44 2,354 20.0% 2,508   2,560 -206 -8.0%
45-54 2,486 21.1% 2,686   2,483 3 0.1%
55-59 1,026 8.7% 1,149   1,022 4 0.4%
60-64 686 5.8% 717   649 37 5.7%
65 and older 391 3.3% 433   326 65 19.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,333 11,121 10,913
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   3 -3 -100.0%
Utilities 0 0.0% 1   0 0 0.0%
Construction 59 0.6% 62   25 34 136.0%
Manufacturing 7 0.1% 8   3 4 133.3%
Wholesale Trade 8 0.1% 3   7 1 14.3%
Retail Trade 44 0.4% 33   33 11 33.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 16 0.2% 13   8 8 100.0%
Information 15 0.1% 16   13 2 15.4%
Finance and Insurance 7 0.1% 13   11 -4 -36.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 8 0.1% 6   10 -2 -20.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 88 0.9% 76   89 -1 -1.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4 0.0% 5   1 3 300.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 65 0.6% 78   89 -24 -27.0%
Educational Services 22 0.2% 17   13 9 69.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 40 0.4% 39   18 22 122.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6 0.1% 5   12 -6 -50.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 20 0.2% 25   20 0 0.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 22 0.2% 21   40 -18 -45.0%
Public Administration 6 0.1% 7   3 3 100.0%
Information Not Available 9,896 95.8% 10,693   10,515 -619 -5.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,830 9,595 8,372
Male 3,840 49.0% 4,891   3,960 -120 -3.0%
Female 3,576 45.7% 4,162   3,945 -369 -9.4%
Information Not Available 414 5.3% 542   467 -53 -11.3%
 
Ethnicity 7,830 9,595 8,372
Hispanic or Latino 499 6.4% 615   583 -84 -14.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,917 88.3% 8,438   7,322 -405 -5.5%
Information Not Available 414 5.3% 542   467 -53 -11.3%
 
Race 7,830 9,595 8,372
American Indian or Alaskan Native 18 0.2% 16   34 -16 -47.1%
Asian 147 1.9% 188   154 -7 -4.5%
Black or African American 3,043 38.9% 3,596   3,094 -51 -1.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 16 0.2% 18   22 -6 -27.3%
White 4,383 56.0% 5,463   4,757 -374 -7.9%
Information Not Available 224 2.9% 315   311 -87 -28.0%
 
Years of Age 7,830 9,595 8,372
Younger than 22 169 1.4% 206   194 -25 -12.9%
22-24 372 3.2% 490   558 -186 -33.3%
25-34 1,920 16.5% 2,359   1,981 -61 -3.1%
35-44 1,611 13.8% 1,992   1,826 -215 -11.8%
45-54 1,897 16.3% 2,333   1,992 -95 -4.8%
55-59 796 6.8% 957   766 30 3.9%
60-64 552 4.7% 656   587 -35 -6.0%
65 and older 420 3.6% 502   407 13 3.2%
Information Not Available 93 0.8% 100   61 32 52.5%
 
Industry 7,830 9,595 8,372
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 16 0.2% 27   14 2 14.3%
Mining 2 0.0% 4   0 2 0.0%
Utilities 8 0.1% 13   6 2 33.3%
Construction 596 7.6% 860   710 -114 -16.1%
Manufacturing 788 10.0% 951   752 36 4.8%
Wholesale Trade 198 2.5% 261   284 -86 -30.3%
Retail Trade 1,184 15.1% 1,382   1,308 -124 -9.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 206 2.6% 240   253 -47 -18.6%
Information 92 1.2% 122   109 -17 -15.6%
Finance and Insurance 573 7.3% 651   583 -10 -1.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 153 2.0% 186   143 10 7.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 390 5.0% 501   534 -144 -27.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 26 0.3% 32   21 5 23.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,426 18.2% 1,706   1,350 76 5.6%
Educational Services 130 1.7% 143   151 -21 -13.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 783 10.0% 907   834 -51 -6.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 158 2.0% 220   155 3 1.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 801 10.2% 1,016   822 -21 -2.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 224 2.9% 266   236 -12 -5.1%
Public Administration 68 0.9% 84   88 -20 -22.7%
Information Not Available 8 0.1% 23   19 -11 -57.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 99,708 99,458 104,575
Male 49,014 49.2% 49,342   53,504 -4,490 -8.4%
Female 50,631 50.8% 50,051   51,014 -383 -0.8%
Information Not Available 63 0.1% 65   57 6 10.5%
 
Ethnicity 99,708 99,458 104,575
Hispanic or Latino 24,626 24.7% 24,632   26,718 -2,092 -7.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 67,017 67.2% 67,410   74,670 -7,653 -10.2%
Information Not Available 8,065 8.1% 7,416   3,187 4,878 153.1%
 
Race 99,708 99,458 104,575
American Indian or Alaskan Native 771 0.8% 699   461 310 67.2%
Asian 1,293 1.3% 1,130   466 827 177.5%
Black or African American 25,342 25.4% 24,921   24,684 658 2.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 568 0.6% 549   1,271 -703 -55.3%
White 59,848 60.0% 61,017   65,329 -5,481 -8.4%
Information Not Available 11,886 11.9% 11,142   12,364 -478 -3.9%
 
Years of Age 99,708 99,458 104,575
Younger than 22 1,443 0.9% 1,311   1,444 -1 -0.1%
22-24 4,510 3.0% 4,199   4,706 -196 -4.2%
25-34 21,524 14.1% 21,070   23,513 -1,989 -8.5%
35-44 20,943 13.7% 20,342   22,869 -1,926 -8.4%
45-54 22,500 14.7% 22,656   26,121 -3,621 -13.9%
55-59 9,669 6.3% 9,877   11,454 -1,785 -15.6%
60-64 6,874 4.5% 6,868   8,186 -1,312 -16.0%
65 and older 4,727 3.1% 4,910   6,280 -1,553 -24.7%
Information Not Available 7,518 4.9% 8,225   2 7,516 375800.0%
 
Industry 99,708 99,458 104,575
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 916 0.9% 772   1,007 -91 -9.0%
Mining 79 0.1% 74   81 -2 -2.5%
Utilities 194 0.2% 181   213 -19 -8.9%
Construction 5,237 5.2% 5,368   7,101 -1,864 -26.2%
Manufacturing 4,361 4.3% 4,325   5,935 -1,574 -26.5%
Wholesale Trade 4,081 4.1% 4,076   4,748 -667 -14.0%
Retail Trade 10,703 10.6% 10,292   12,541 -1,838 -14.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,638 2.6% 2,449   2,761 -123 -4.5%
Information 1,732 1.7% 1,719   2,041 -309 -15.1%
Finance and Insurance 4,656 4.6% 4,599   4,832 -176 -3.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,274 2.3% 2,196   2,491 -217 -8.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,633 6.6% 6,234   7,289 -656 -9.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 602 0.6% 592   621 -19 -3.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 16,797 16.7% 16,506   19,857 -3,060 -15.4%
Educational Services 2,824 2.8% 2,719   2,189 635 29.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 9,648 9.6% 9,224   10,451 -803 -7.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,588 1.6% 1,627   1,935 -347 -17.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 7,135 7.1% 7,009   7,644 -509 -6.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,544 2.5% 2,545   3,039 -495 -16.3%
Public Administration 1,881 1.9% 1,652   1,537 344 22.4%
Information Not Available 13,185 13.1% 15,299   6,262 6,923 110.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 46,306 48,106 67,522
Male 22,351 48.3% 23,535   33,686 -11,335 -33.6%
Female 23,261 50.2% 23,833   32,859 -9,598 -29.2%
Information Not Available 694 1.5% 738   977 -283 -29.0%
 
Ethnicity 46,306 48,106 67,522
Hispanic or Latino 108 0.2% 82   369 -261 -70.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 45,504 98.3% 47,286   66,176 -20,672 -31.2%
Information Not Available 694 1.5% 738   977 -283 -29.0%
 
Race 46,306 48,106 67,522
American Indian or Alaskan Native 239 0.5% 199   357 -118 -33.1%
Asian 693 1.5% 717   1,112 -419 -37.7%
Black or African American 24,438 52.8% 25,136   34,156 -9,718 -28.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 20,242 43.7% 21,316   30,920 -10,678 -34.5%
Information Not Available 694 1.5% 738   977 -283 -29.0%
 
Years of Age 46,306 48,106 67,522
Younger than 22 746 1.2% 772   1,182 -436 -36.9%
22-24 2,163 3.4% 2,270   3,546 -1,383 -39.0%
25-34 11,175 17.5% 11,702   16,447 -5,272 -32.1%
35-44 11,010 17.3% 11,587   15,905 -4,895 -30.8%
45-54 11,070 17.4% 11,291   15,977 -4,907 -30.7%
55-59 4,435 7.0% 4,611   6,194 -1,759 -28.4%
60-64 2,823 4.4% 2,889   3,865 -1,042 -27.0%
65 and older 1,630 2.6% 1,705   2,486 -856 -34.4%
Information Not Available 1,254 2.0% 1,279   1,920 -666 -34.7%
 
Industry 46,306 48,106 67,522
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 813 1.7% 739   791 22 2.8%
Mining 29 0.1% 31   86 -57 -66.3%
Utilities 59 0.1% 62   89 -30 -33.7%
Construction 2,135 4.5% 2,300   3,774 -1,639 -43.4%
Manufacturing 3,495 7.4% 3,342   5,800 -2,305 -39.7%
Wholesale Trade 2,023 4.3% 2,140   3,198 -1,175 -36.7%
Retail Trade 3,646 7.7% 3,838   5,190 -1,544 -29.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,039 2.2% 1,100   1,582 -543 -34.3%
Information 923 2.0% 1,014   1,270 -347 -27.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,407 3.0% 1,476   1,862 -455 -24.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 693 1.5% 787   956 -263 -27.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,728 16.4% 8,205   11,552 -3,824 -33.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 54 0.1% 52   88 -34 -38.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 135 0.3% 120   160 -25 -15.6%
Educational Services 1,033 2.2% 1,132   1,581 -548 -34.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,781 5.9% 2,931   3,654 -873 -23.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,227 4.7% 2,500   3,940 -1,713 -43.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 322 0.7% 391   575 -253 -44.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 430 0.9% 418   800 -370 -46.3%
Public Administration 657 1.4% 702   1,062 -405 -38.1%
Information Not Available 14,677 31.1% 14,826   19,512 -4,835 -24.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,909 10,064 11,322
Male 6,811 68.7% 6,937   7,714 -903 -11.7%
Female 3,097 31.3% 3,126   3,607 -510 -14.1%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,909 10,064 11,322
Hispanic or Latino 609 6.1% 594   592 17 2.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,326 73.9% 7,485   8,487 -1,161 -13.7%
Information Not Available 1,974 19.9% 1,985   2,243 -269 -12.0%
 
Race 9,909 10,064 11,322
American Indian or Alaskan Native 51 0.5% 52   58 -7 -12.1%
Asian 3,319 33.5% 3,333   3,837 -518 -13.5%
Black or African American 183 1.8% 188   199 -16 -8.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,598 26.2% 2,651   2,963 -365 -12.3%
White 2,440 24.6% 2,486   2,792 -352 -12.6%
Information Not Available 1,318 13.3% 1,354   1,473 -155 -10.5%
 
Years of Age 9,909 10,064 11,322
Younger than 22 128 1.1% 107   121 7 5.8%
22-24 322 2.8% 310   438 -116 -26.5%
25-34 2,309 20.1% 2,308   2,726 -417 -15.3%
35-44 2,270 19.7% 2,368   2,648 -378 -14.3%
45-54 2,428 21.1% 2,457   2,662 -234 -8.8%
55-59 1,037 9.0% 1,091   1,145 -108 -9.4%
60-64 835 7.3% 831   907 -72 -7.9%
65 and older 580 5.0% 592   675 -95 -14.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 9,909 10,064 11,322
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 324 3.2% 213   315 9 2.9%
Mining 3 0.0% 0   3 0 0.0%
Utilities 40 0.4% 36   18 22 122.2%
Construction 3,287 32.1% 3,407   3,490 -203 -5.8%
Manufacturing 238 2.3% 283   380 -142 -37.4%
Wholesale Trade 180 1.8% 165   177 3 1.7%
Retail Trade 539 5.3% 570   562 -23 -4.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 301 2.9% 315   334 -33 -9.9%
Information 260 2.5% 174   251 9 3.6%
Finance and Insurance 173 1.7% 172   133 40 30.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 165 1.6% 173   153 12 7.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 329 3.2% 321   455 -126 -27.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 96 0.9% 79   24 72 300.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,140 11.1% 1,171   1,515 -375 -24.8%
Educational Services 75 0.7% 83   88 -13 -14.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 443 4.3% 454   544 -101 -18.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 107 1.0% 119   127 -20 -15.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 721 7.0% 784   868 -147 -16.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 223 2.2% 234   278 -55 -19.8%
Public Administration 119 1.2% 126   170 -51 -30.0%
Information Not Available 1,146 11.2% 1,185   1,437 -291 -20.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,327 34,537 30,399
Male 15,857 65.2% 25,184   20,893 -5,036 -24.1%
Female 8,290 34.1% 9,272   9,506 -1,216 -12.8%
Information Not Available 180 0.7% 81   0 180 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 24,327 34,537 30,399
Hispanic or Latino 1,761 7.2% 2,831   2,025 -264 -13.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 21,716 89.3% 30,853   27,296 -5,580 -20.4%
Information Not Available 850 3.5% 853   1,078 -228 -21.2%
 
Race 24,327 34,537 30,399
American Indian or Alaskan Native 167 0.7% 236   199 -32 -16.1%
Asian 259 1.1% 290   250 9 3.6%
Black or African American 1,720 7.1% 1,934   1,960 -240 -12.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 19,570 80.4% 28,393   24,887 -5,317 -21.4%
Information Not Available 2,611 10.7% 3,684   3,103 -492 -15.9%
 
Years of Age 24,327 34,537 30,399
Younger than 22 446 1.1% 675   599 -153 -25.5%
22-24 1,080 2.6% 1,767   1,608 -528 -32.8%
25-34 5,567 13.3% 8,131   7,002 -1,435 -20.5%
35-44 5,227 12.5% 7,358   6,502 -1,275 -19.6%
45-54 5,880 14.0% 8,108   7,423 -1,543 -20.8%
55-59 2,869 6.8% 3,920   3,485 -616 -17.7%
60-64 1,944 4.6% 2,668   2,302 -358 -15.6%
65 and older 1,306 3.1% 1,902   1,471 -165 -11.2%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 8   7 1 14.3%
 
Industry 24,327 34,537 30,399
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 198 0.8% 328   261 -63 -24.1%
Mining 435 1.8% 784   506 -71 -14.0%
Utilities 41 0.2% 57   48 -7 -14.6%
Construction 6,799 27.7% 12,450   9,630 -2,831 -29.4%
Manufacturing 4,134 16.9% 5,010   4,678 -544 -11.6%
Wholesale Trade 897 3.7% 1,092   1,167 -270 -23.1%
Retail Trade 1,771 7.2% 2,179   2,147 -376 -17.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 891 3.6% 1,297   1,080 -189 -17.5%
Information 516 2.1% 521   691 -175 -25.3%
Finance and Insurance 864 3.5% 824   715 149 20.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 192 0.8% 290   220 -28 -12.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 648 2.6% 719   808 -160 -19.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 51 0.2% 54   39 12 30.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,545 10.4% 3,725   3,226 -681 -21.1%
Educational Services 343 1.4% 406   416 -73 -17.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,644 6.7% 1,577   1,900 -256 -13.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 270 1.1% 464   330 -60 -18.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,031 4.2% 1,274   1,321 -290 -22.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 477 1.9% 560   543 -66 -12.2%
Public Administration 358 1.5% 583   384 -26 -6.8%
Information Not Available 222 0.9% 343   289 -67 -23.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,147 14,979 14,608
Male 7,066 63.4% 10,385   9,360 -2,294 -24.5%
Female 4,074 36.5% 4,584   5,245 -1,171 -22.3%
Information Not Available 7 0.1% 10   3 4 133.3%
 
Ethnicity 11,147 14,979 14,608
Hispanic or Latino 1,253 11.2% 2,142   1,792 -539 -30.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,279 83.2% 12,094   12,057 -2,778 -23.0%
Information Not Available 615 5.5% 743   759 -144 -19.0%
 
Race 11,147 14,979 14,608
American Indian or Alaskan Native 195 1.7% 253   234 -39 -16.7%
Asian 129 1.2% 130   142 -13 -9.2%
Black or African American 93 0.8% 110   107 -14 -13.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 48 0.4% 87   44 4 9.1%
White 9,104 81.7% 11,842   11,892 -2,788 -23.4%
Information Not Available 1,578 14.2% 2,557   2,189 -611 -27.9%
 
Years of Age 11,147 14,979 14,608
Younger than 22 210 1.1% 315   307 -97 -31.6%
22-24 501 2.6% 663   760 -259 -34.1%
25-34 2,392 12.4% 3,235   3,375 -983 -29.1%
35-44 2,372 12.3% 3,171   3,105 -733 -23.6%
45-54 2,754 14.3% 3,689   3,546 -792 -22.3%
55-59 1,384 7.2% 1,796   1,686 -302 -17.9%
60-64 971 5.0% 1,302   1,136 -165 -14.5%
65 and older 563 2.9% 808   693 -130 -18.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 11,147 14,979 14,608
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 888 7.4% 1,287   953 -65 -6.8%
Mining 92 0.8% 161   150 -58 -38.7%
Utilities 23 0.2% 37   44 -21 -47.7%
Construction 1,464 12.2% 2,674   1,944 -480 -24.7%
Manufacturing 1,329 11.0% 1,594   1,669 -340 -20.4%
Wholesale Trade 332 2.8% 548   442 -110 -24.9%
Retail Trade 929 7.7% 1,204   1,268 -339 -26.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 487 4.0% 456   692 -205 -29.6%
Information 136 1.1% 139   195 -59 -30.3%
Finance and Insurance 282 2.3% 300   269 13 4.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 113 0.9% 153   122 -9 -7.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 381 3.2% 485   703 -322 -45.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 42 0.3% 44   33 9 27.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,099 9.1% 1,536   1,344 -245 -18.2%
Educational Services 158 1.3% 170   222 -64 -28.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 765 6.4% 845   1,078 -313 -29.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 173 1.4% 283   199 -26 -13.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 582 4.8% 664   845 -263 -31.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 224 1.9% 283   323 -99 -30.7%
Public Administration 266 2.2% 406   349 -83 -23.8%
Information Not Available 1,382 11.5% 1,710   1,764 -382 -21.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 168,198 192,986 179,746
Male 103,588 61.6% 125,452   114,568 -10,980 -9.6%
Female 63,456 37.7% 66,196   63,841 -385 -0.6%
Information Not Available 1,154 0.7% 1,338   1,337 -183 -13.7%
 
Ethnicity 168,198 192,986 179,746
Hispanic or Latino 29,998 17.8% 37,904   30,401 -403 -1.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 120,247 71.5% 134,504   130,718 -10,471 -8.0%
Information Not Available 17,953 10.7% 20,578   18,627 -674 -3.6%
 
Race 168,198 192,986 179,746
American Indian or Alaskan Native 837 0.5% 1,009   811 26 3.2%
Asian 3,786 2.3% 3,980   3,729 57 1.5%
Black or African American 37,127 22.1% 38,210   37,156 -29 -0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 372 0.2% 435   408 -36 -8.8%
White 105,373 62.6% 123,573   116,432 -11,059 -9.5%
Information Not Available 20,703 12.3% 25,779   21,210 -507 -2.4%
 
Years of Age 168,198 192,986 179,746
Younger than 22 2,311 0.9% 2,673   2,924 -613 -21.0%
22-24 6,772 2.6% 7,812   8,365 -1,593 -19.0%
25-34 37,849 14.4% 43,739   41,570 -3,721 -9.0%
35-44 40,542 15.5% 46,757   42,962 -2,420 -5.6%
45-54 44,001 16.8% 50,520   46,573 -2,572 -5.5%
55-59 19,239 7.3% 21,933   19,728 -489 -2.5%
60-64 11,573 4.4% 12,957   11,520 53 0.5%
65 and older 5,911 2.3% 6,595   6,104 -193 -3.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 168,198 192,986 179,746
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 672 0.4% 1,059   698 -26 -3.7%
Mining 760 0.5% 1,053   845 -85 -10.1%
Utilities 237 0.1% 204   236 1 0.4%
Construction 30,123 17.8% 40,381   32,541 -2,418 -7.4%
Manufacturing 15,780 9.3% 17,429   20,937 -5,157 -24.6%
Wholesale Trade 7,167 4.2% 7,761   6,926 241 3.5%
Retail Trade 14,689 8.7% 15,615   14,580 109 0.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 7,545 4.5% 7,571   8,167 -622 -7.6%
Information 2,693 1.6% 2,581   3,165 -472 -14.9%
Finance and Insurance 5,839 3.5% 5,875   4,921 918 18.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,232 1.3% 2,320   2,299 -67 -2.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 9,186 5.4% 9,837   9,570 -384 -4.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 768 0.5% 850   843 -75 -8.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 25,143 14.9% 30,399   27,141 -1,998 -7.4%
Educational Services 3,708 2.2% 4,492   3,441 267 7.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 11,994 7.1% 12,334   11,780 214 1.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,125 1.9% 4,221   3,252 -127 -3.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 7,848 4.6% 8,892   8,542 -694 -8.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,967 2.3% 4,369   4,468 -501 -11.2%
Public Administration 3,566 2.1% 3,417   4,239 -673 -15.9%
Information Not Available 11,156 6.6% 12,326   11,155 1 0.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 39,058 46,301 48,925
Male 24,299 62.2% 31,453   30,550 -6,251 -20.5%
Female 14,699 37.6% 14,788   18,310 -3,611 -19.7%
Information Not Available 60 0.2% 60   65 -5 -7.7%
 
Ethnicity 39,058 46,301 48,925
Hispanic or Latino 1,825 4.7% 2,519   2,248 -423 -18.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,727 76.1% 35,326   37,416 -7,689 -20.6%
Information Not Available 7,506 19.2% 8,456   9,261 -1,755 -19.0%
 
Race 39,058 46,301 48,925
American Indian or Alaskan Native 186 0.5% 225   247 -61 -24.7%
Asian 173 0.4% 209   310 -137 -44.2%
Black or African American 6,349 16.3% 6,368   7,526 -1,177 -15.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 47 0.1% 59   44 3 6.8%
White 30,198 77.3% 36,794   38,172 -7,974 -20.9%
Information Not Available 2,105 5.4% 2,646   2,626 -521 -19.8%
 
Years of Age 39,058 46,301 48,925
Younger than 22 568 0.9% 712   689 -121 -17.6%
22-24 1,490 2.2% 1,773   2,242 -752 -33.5%
25-34 8,634 12.9% 10,252   11,587 -2,953 -25.5%
35-44 9,546 14.3% 11,486   11,704 -2,158 -18.4%
45-54 10,405 15.6% 12,305   12,618 -2,213 -17.5%
55-59 4,500 6.7% 5,264   5,280 -780 -14.8%
60-64 2,520 3.8% 2,892   3,220 -700 -21.7%
65 and older 1,395 2.1% 1,617   1,585 -190 -12.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 39,058 46,301 48,925
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 123 0.3% 181   175 -52 -29.7%
Mining 100 0.3% 251   125 -25 -20.0%
Utilities 41 0.1% 52   72 -31 -43.1%
Construction 8,874 22.6% 12,921   9,432 -558 -5.9%
Manufacturing 6,005 15.3% 6,448   8,836 -2,831 -32.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,231 3.1% 1,264   1,569 -338 -21.5%
Retail Trade 2,753 7.0% 3,000   3,625 -872 -24.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,799 4.6% 2,131   2,229 -430 -19.3%
Information 429 1.1% 374   547 -118 -21.6%
Finance and Insurance 919 2.3% 860   1,028 -109 -10.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 543 1.4% 566   629 -86 -13.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,208 3.1% 1,311   1,465 -257 -17.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 262 0.7% 225   194 68 35.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,547 11.6% 5,809   6,031 -1,484 -24.6%
Educational Services 624 1.6% 700   826 -202 -24.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,349 8.5% 3,151   3,698 -349 -9.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 465 1.2% 739   646 -181 -28.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,440 3.7% 1,519   2,019 -579 -28.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 782 2.0% 842   1,021 -239 -23.4%
Public Administration 290 0.7% 355   411 -121 -29.4%
Information Not Available 3,274 8.4% 3,602   4,347 -1,073 -24.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,726 21,739 24,031
Male 11,308 57.3% 13,170   14,296 -2,988 -20.9%
Female 8,418 42.7% 8,569   9,735 -1,317 -13.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,726 21,739 24,031
Hispanic or Latino 1,457 7.4% 1,780   2,112 -655 -31.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,693 44.1% 9,569   10,080 -1,387 -13.8%
Information Not Available 9,576 48.5% 10,390   11,839 -2,263 -19.1%
 
Race 19,726 21,739 24,031
American Indian or Alaskan Native 291 1.5% 324   357 -66 -18.5%
Asian 322 1.6% 292   307 15 4.9%
Black or African American 3,818 19.4% 3,926   4,312 -494 -11.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 48 0.2% 55   61 -13 -21.3%
White 14,034 71.1% 15,664   17,316 -3,282 -19.0%
Information Not Available 1,213 6.1% 1,478   1,678 -465 -27.7%
 
Years of Age 19,726 21,739 24,031
Younger than 22 285 0.9% 354   469 -184 -39.2%
22-24 894 2.8% 931   1,312 -418 -31.9%
25-34 4,744 14.7% 5,291   5,941 -1,197 -20.1%
35-44 4,287 13.3% 4,777   5,294 -1,007 -19.0%
45-54 4,810 14.9% 5,278   5,725 -915 -16.0%
55-59 2,307 7.1% 2,420   2,668 -361 -13.5%
60-64 1,460 4.5% 1,639   1,650 -190 -11.5%
65 and older 939 2.9% 1,049   972 -33 -3.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 19,726 21,739 24,031
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 63 0.3% 76   76 -13 -17.1%
Mining 199 1.0% 211   256 -57 -22.3%
Utilities 38 0.2% 46   84 -46 -54.8%
Construction 2,537 12.8% 3,806   3,839 -1,302 -33.9%
Manufacturing 2,796 14.1% 2,611   3,542 -746 -21.1%
Wholesale Trade 864 4.4% 928   1,089 -225 -20.7%
Retail Trade 1,813 9.2% 1,881   2,089 -276 -13.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 590 3.0% 707   844 -254 -30.1%
Information 351 1.8% 320   470 -119 -25.3%
Finance and Insurance 779 3.9% 781   677 102 15.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 316 1.6% 311   327 -11 -3.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,173 5.9% 1,198   1,223 -50 -4.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 67 0.3% 67   81 -14 -17.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,847 14.4% 3,124   3,096 -249 -8.0%
Educational Services 387 2.0% 394   444 -57 -12.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,093 10.6% 2,166   2,504 -411 -16.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 148 0.7% 206   154 -6 -3.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 874 4.4% 880   1,089 -215 -19.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 516 2.6% 590   635 -119 -18.7%
Public Administration 470 2.4% 547   559 -89 -15.9%
Information Not Available 805 4.1% 889   953 -148 -15.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 27,231 33,252 34,646
Male 15,834 58.1% 21,897   22,193 -6,359 -28.7%
Female 11,397 41.9% 11,355   12,453 -1,056 -8.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 27,231 33,252 34,646
Hispanic or Latino 115 0.4% 162   92 23 25.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 700 2.6% 722   533 167 31.3%
Information Not Available 26,416 97.0% 32,368   34,021 -7,605 -22.4%
 
Race 27,231 33,252 34,646
American Indian or Alaskan Native 196 0.7% 162   330 -134 -40.6%
Asian 68 0.2% 118   79 -11 -13.9%
Black or African American 3,715 13.6% 4,224   4,028 -313 -7.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1% 13   4 17 425.0%
White 22,970 84.4% 28,411   29,888 -6,918 -23.1%
Information Not Available 261 1.0% 324   317 -56 -17.7%
 
Years of Age 27,231 33,252 34,646
Younger than 22 346 0.7% 402   537 -191 -35.6%
22-24 1,100 2.3% 1,248   1,611 -511 -31.7%
25-34 6,066 12.6% 6,938   8,390 -2,324 -27.7%
35-44 6,484 13.5% 8,418   8,139 -1,655 -20.3%
45-54 6,624 13.8% 8,309   8,363 -1,739 -20.8%
55-59 3,084 6.4% 3,949   3,728 -644 -17.3%
60-64 2,167 4.5% 2,578   2,474 -307 -12.4%
65 and older 1,348 2.8% 1,401   1,387 -39 -2.8%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 9   17 -5 -29.4%
 
Industry 27,231 33,252 34,646
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 43 0.2% 162   44 -1 -2.3%
Mining 1,173 4.3% 994   1,902 -729 -38.3%
Utilities 43 0.2% 53   97 -54 -55.7%
Construction 3,745 13.7% 6,610   5,876 -2,131 -36.3%
Manufacturing 4,103 15.0% 5,021   6,356 -2,253 -35.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,207 4.4% 1,112   1,461 -254 -17.4%
Retail Trade 2,210 8.1% 2,403   2,689 -479 -17.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 887 3.3% 1,300   1,906 -1,019 -53.5%
Information 491 1.8% 595   484 7 1.4%
Finance and Insurance 913 3.3% 937   775 138 17.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 371 1.4% 447   370 1 0.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,216 4.5% 1,322   1,131 85 7.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 119 0.4% 79   44 75 170.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,169 11.6% 4,001   3,812 -643 -16.9%
Educational Services 461 1.7% 587   493 -32 -6.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,127 11.5% 2,754   2,905 222 7.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 316 1.2% 556   409 -93 -22.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,376 5.0% 1,471   1,400 -24 -1.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 648 2.4% 683   717 -69 -9.6%
Public Administration 337 1.2% 512   423 -86 -20.3%
Information Not Available 1,276 4.7% 1,653   1,352 -76 -5.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 16,796 17,384 27,528
Male 8,223 49.0% 8,650   12,953 -4,730 -36.5%
Female 8,573 51.0% 8,734   14,575 -6,002 -41.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 16,796 17,384 27,528
Hispanic or Latino 681 4.1% 751   903 -222 -24.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,112 95.9% 16,628   26,622 -10,510 -39.5%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 5   3 0 0.0%
 
Race 16,796 17,384 27,528
American Indian or Alaskan Native 137 0.8% 143   190 -53 -27.9%
Asian 195 1.2% 204   231 -36 -15.6%
Black or African American 9,314 55.5% 9,596   15,502 -6,188 -39.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 17 0.1% 29   46 -29 -63.0%
White 7,133 42.5% 7,412   11,558 -4,425 -38.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Years of Age 16,796 17,384 27,528
Younger than 22 209 0.9% 215   316 -107 -33.9%
22-24 705 3.1% 688   1,189 -484 -40.7%
25-34 4,172 18.4% 4,226   6,778 -2,606 -38.4%
35-44 3,779 16.7% 4,018   5,949 -2,170 -36.5%
45-54 3,944 17.4% 4,130   6,767 -2,823 -41.7%
55-59 1,875 8.3% 2,000   3,030 -1,155 -38.1%
60-64 1,243 5.5% 1,241   1,956 -713 -36.5%
65 and older 869 3.8% 866   1,543 -674 -43.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 16,796 17,384 27,528
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 192 1.1% 283   248 -56 -22.6%
Mining 323 1.9% 293   499 -176 -35.3%
Utilities 40 0.2% 45   107 -67 -62.6%
Construction 2,583 15.2% 2,754   3,653 -1,070 -29.3%
Manufacturing 1,530 9.0% 1,590   2,540 -1,010 -39.8%
Wholesale Trade 521 3.1% 573   829 -308 -37.2%
Retail Trade 1,667 9.8% 1,753   2,813 -1,146 -40.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 512 3.0% 562   838 -326 -38.9%
Information 304 1.8% 327   515 -211 -41.0%
Finance and Insurance 522 3.1% 518   837 -315 -37.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 358 2.1% 374   607 -249 -41.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 896 5.3% 882   1,362 -466 -34.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 53 0.3% 62   130 -77 -59.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,650 9.7% 1,638   2,483 -833 -33.5%
Educational Services 383 2.3% 400   844 -461 -54.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,451 14.4% 2,509   4,110 -1,659 -40.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 355 2.1% 307   580 -225 -38.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,242 7.3% 1,293   2,290 -1,048 -45.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 464 2.7% 439   899 -435 -48.4%
Public Administration 327 1.9% 328   578 -251 -43.4%
Information Not Available 423 2.5% 454   766 -343 -44.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 85,496 102,778 91,249
Male 52,944 61.9% 67,538   57,179 -4,235 -7.4%
Female 32,552 38.1% 35,240   34,070 -1,518 -4.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 85,496 102,778 91,249
Hispanic or Latino 10,315 12.1% 12,225   10,576 -261 -2.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 70,378 82.3% 84,966   78,288 -7,910 -10.1%
Information Not Available 4,803 5.6% 5,587   2,385 2,418 101.4%
 
Race 85,496 102,778 91,249
American Indian or Alaskan Native 415 0.5% 471   281 134 47.7%
Asian 2,528 3.0% 2,724   2,617 -89 -3.4%
Black or African American 7,595 8.9% 8,191   8,366 -771 -9.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 220 0.3% 282   117 103 88.0%
White 64,852 75.9% 79,410   71,261 -6,409 -9.0%
Information Not Available 9,886 11.6% 11,700   8,607 1,279 14.9%
 
Years of Age 85,496 102,778 91,249
Younger than 22 1,535 1.1% 1,978   2,021 -486 -24.0%
22-24 3,981 2.8% 5,124   5,018 -1,037 -20.7%
25-34 19,753 13.7% 23,992   21,227 -1,474 -6.9%
35-44 18,090 12.6% 21,823   19,318 -1,228 -6.4%
45-54 21,104 14.7% 25,292   22,302 -1,198 -5.4%
55-59 9,397 6.5% 11,015   9,593 -196 -2.0%
60-64 6,566 4.6% 7,583   6,586 -20 -0.3%
65 and older 5,070 3.5% 5,971   5,184 -114 -2.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 85,496 102,778 91,249
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 624 0.7% 1,125   772 -148 -19.2%
Mining 140 0.2% 257   135 5 3.7%
Utilities 128 0.1% 135   111 17 15.3%
Construction 14,681 17.0% 19,963   15,293 -612 -4.0%
Manufacturing 7,024 8.2% 7,354   8,043 -1,019 -12.7%
Wholesale Trade 3,508 4.1% 3,765   4,104 -596 -14.5%
Retail Trade 7,585 8.8% 8,558   8,559 -974 -11.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,145 2.5% 2,464   2,380 -235 -9.9%
Information 1,909 2.2% 1,982   1,889 20 1.1%
Finance and Insurance 2,949 3.4% 2,948   3,080 -131 -4.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,763 2.0% 2,070   2,146 -383 -17.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,321 7.3% 6,868   6,634 -313 -4.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 287 0.3% 297   289 -2 -0.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 10,807 12.5% 15,098   11,482 -675 -5.9%
Educational Services 1,464 1.7% 1,581   1,513 -49 -3.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8,015 9.3% 7,777   8,023 -8 -0.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,084 2.4% 3,298   2,170 -86 -4.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,407 7.4% 8,541   6,560 -153 -2.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 4,196 4.9% 4,628   4,305 -109 -2.5%
Public Administration 1,589 1.8% 1,890   1,177 412 35.0%
Information Not Available 1,870 2.2% 2,179   2,584 -714 -27.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 52,688 59,121 54,922
Male 25,988 49.3% 31,186   23,562 2,426 10.3%
Female 22,127 42.0% 22,663   16,907 5,220 30.9%
Information Not Available 4,573 8.7% 5,272   14,453 -9,880 -68.4%
 
Ethnicity 52,688 59,121 54,922
Hispanic or Latino 2,536 4.8% 3,339   2,261 275 12.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 44,652 84.7% 49,546   37,483 7,169 19.1%
Information Not Available 5,500 10.4% 6,236   15,178 -9,678 -63.8%
 
Race 52,688 59,121 54,922
American Indian or Alaskan Native 170 0.3% 193   131 39 29.8%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 20,534 39.0% 21,720   16,341 4,193 25.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 83 0.2% 92   76 7 9.2%
White 23,865 45.3% 27,541   20,935 2,930 14.0%
Information Not Available 8,036 15.3% 9,575   17,439 -9,403 -53.9%
 
Years of Age 52,688 59,121 54,922
Younger than 22 757 1.0% 880   844 -87 -10.3%
22-24 2,212 3.0% 2,555   2,287 -75 -3.3%
25-34 11,210 15.4% 12,440   9,772 1,438 14.7%
35-44 10,055 13.8% 11,158   8,552 1,503 17.6%
45-54 11,679 16.0% 13,053   9,831 1,848 18.8%
55-59 5,357 7.4% 6,005   4,116 1,241 30.2%
60-64 3,712 5.1% 4,160   2,870 842 29.3%
65 and older 3,133 4.3% 3,598   2,196 937 42.7%
Information Not Available 4,573 6.3% 5,272   14,454 -9,881 -68.4%
 
Industry 52,688 59,121 54,922
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 124 0.2% 166   78 46 59.0%
Mining 46 0.1% 75   76 -30 -39.5%
Utilities 43 0.1% 46   30 13 43.3%
Construction 5,829 11.0% 8,333   5,843 -14 -0.2%
Manufacturing 594 1.1% 657   612 -18 -2.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,885 3.6% 1,989   1,600 285 17.8%
Retail Trade 1,937 3.7% 2,097   1,567 370 23.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,158 4.1% 1,193   927 1,231 132.8%
Information 802 1.5% 871   656 146 22.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,648 3.1% 1,657   1,059 589 55.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 997 1.9% 1,137   771 226 29.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,641 8.8% 4,841   3,926 715 18.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 258 0.5% 310   172 86 50.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,429 12.2% 7,136   5,238 1,191 22.7%
Educational Services 1,497 2.8% 1,508   1,080 417 38.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,591 8.7% 4,694   3,532 1,059 30.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 603 1.1% 1,069   503 100 19.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,682 7.0% 4,763   3,200 482 15.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,440 2.7% 1,541   1,206 234 19.4%
Public Administration 855 1.6% 1,067   716 139 19.4%
Information Not Available 12,629 23.9% 13,971   22,130 -9,501 -42.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,389 16,362 15,484
Male 9,604 66.7% 10,934   10,057 -453 -4.5%
Female 4,785 33.3% 5,428   5,427 -642 -11.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 14,389 16,362 15,484
Hispanic or Latino 148 1.0% 190   146 2 1.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,822 68.3% 10,963   10,904 -1,082 -9.9%
Information Not Available 4,419 30.7% 5,209   4,434 -15 -0.3%
 
Race 14,389 16,362 15,484
American Indian or Alaskan Native 126 0.9% 132   109 17 15.6%
Asian 87 0.6% 85   116 -29 -25.0%
Black or African American 210 1.5% 206   221 -11 -5.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 10,220 71.0% 11,435   11,452 -1,232 -10.8%
Information Not Available 3,746 26.0% 4,504   3,586 160 4.5%
 
Years of Age 14,389 16,362 15,484
Younger than 22 394 1.7% 449   414 -20 -4.8%
22-24 776 3.3% 952   977 -201 -20.6%
25-34 3,447 14.7% 3,882   3,615 -168 -4.6%
35-44 2,850 12.1% 3,273   3,102 -252 -8.1%
45-54 3,314 14.1% 3,715   3,672 -358 -9.7%
55-59 1,571 6.7% 1,844   1,670 -99 -5.9%
60-64 1,151 4.9% 1,277   1,179 -28 -2.4%
65 and older 886 3.8% 970   855 31 3.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 14,389 16,362 15,484
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 608 4.1% 301   882 -274 -31.1%
Mining 29 0.2% 30   20 9 45.0%
Utilities 17 0.1% 17   20 -3 -15.0%
Construction 2,556 17.0% 3,219   2,602 -46 -1.8%
Manufacturing 1,361 9.1% 1,703   1,160 201 17.3%
Wholesale Trade 394 2.6% 442   416 -22 -5.3%
Retail Trade 1,166 7.8% 1,255   1,535 -369 -24.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 399 2.7% 306   447 -48 -10.7%
Information 98 0.7% 89   101 -3 -3.0%
Finance and Insurance 144 1.0% 145   175 -31 -17.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 119 0.8% 122   95 24 25.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 269 1.8% 256   279 -10 -3.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10 0.1% 18   21 -11 -52.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,098 7.3% 1,403   1,116 -18 -1.6%
Educational Services 120 0.8% 160   145 -25 -17.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 711 4.7% 713   811 -100 -12.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 213 1.4% 274   259 -46 -17.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,245 8.3% 1,765   1,302 -57 -4.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 258 1.7% 291   276 -18 -6.5%
Public Administration 172 1.1% 193   209 -37 -17.7%
Information Not Available 3,402 22.7% 3,660   3,613 -211 -5.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 112,372 121,317 110,677
Male 74,397 66.2% 82,453   73,642 755 1.0%
Female 35,961 32.0% 36,743   36,989 -1,028 -2.8%
Information Not Available 2,014 1.8% 2,121   46 1,968 4278.3%
 
Ethnicity 112,372 121,317 110,677
Hispanic or Latino 5,914 5.3% 7,025   4,734 1,180 24.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 84,299 75.0% 90,767   82,328 1,971 2.4%
Information Not Available 22,159 19.7% 23,525   23,615 -1,456 -6.2%
 
Race 112,372 121,317 110,677
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,261 1.1% 1,448   1,559 -298 -19.1%
Asian 1,026 0.9% 833   820 206 25.1%
Black or African American 14,272 12.7% 14,138   12,745 1,527 12.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 106 0.1% 124   70 36 51.4%
White 68,755 61.2% 75,621   64,656 4,099 6.3%
Information Not Available 26,952 24.0% 29,153   30,827 -3,875 -12.6%
 
Years of Age 112,372 121,317 110,677
Younger than 22 2,931 1.7% 3,329   3,371 -440 -13.1%
22-24 6,255 3.6% 6,648   6,952 -697 -10.0%
25-34 25,855 14.8% 28,337   26,292 -437 -1.7%
35-44 25,813 14.8% 27,785   25,398 415 1.6%
45-54 29,669 17.0% 31,139   28,340 1,329 4.7%
55-59 12,224 7.0% 13,071   11,068 1,156 10.4%
60-64 6,566 3.8% 7,264   6,015 551 9.2%
65 and older 3,058 1.8% 3,744   3,207 -149 -4.6%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   34 -33 -97.1%
 
Industry 112,372 121,317 110,677
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,354 1.2% 1,961   1,340 14 1.0%
Mining 706 0.6% 835   949 -243 -25.6%
Utilities 97 0.1% 122   74 23 31.1%
Construction 21,146 18.6% 26,253   20,732 414 2.0%
Manufacturing 13,741 12.1% 14,492   13,679 62 0.5%
Wholesale Trade 8,863 7.8% 3,795   3,468 5,395 155.6%
Retail Trade 6,398 5.6% 7,330   6,980 -582 -8.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,079 2.7% 3,153   3,436 -357 -10.4%
Information 828 0.7% 867   858 -30 -3.5%
Finance and Insurance 2,719 2.4% 2,840   1,717 1,002 58.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,078 0.9% 1,193   1,218 -140 -11.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,611 4.9% 5,647   4,700 911 19.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4,116 3.6% 3,172   3,557 559 15.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 15,281 13.4% 17,650   16,532 -1,251 -7.6%
Educational Services 1,260 1.1% 1,314   1,535 -275 -17.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,092 6.2% 7,197   7,876 -784 -10.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,241 2.0% 3,917   2,244 -3 -0.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,628 4.1% 5,284   5,407 -779 -14.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,263 2.0% 2,390   2,308 -45 -1.9%
Public Administration 1,410 1.2% 1,945   1,692 -282 -16.7%
Information Not Available 8,461 7.4% 9,960   10,375 -1,914 -18.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 60,256 71,681 67,406
Male 42,786 71.0% 52,401   49,006 -6,220 -12.7%
Female 17,465 29.0% 19,274   18,386 -921 -5.0%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 6   14 -9 -64.3%
 
Ethnicity 60,256 71,681 67,406
Hispanic or Latino 2,220 3.7% 2,745   2,408 -188 -7.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 51,924 86.2% 61,847   57,849 -5,925 -10.2%
Information Not Available 6,112 10.1% 7,089   7,149 -1,037 -14.5%
 
Race 60,256 71,681 67,406
American Indian or Alaskan Native 840 1.4% 970   852 -12 -1.4%
Asian 1,193 2.0% 1,342   1,329 -136 -10.2%
Black or African American 3,617 6.0% 4,038   4,118 -501 -12.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 104 0.2% 119   124 -20 -16.1%
White 50,120 83.2% 60,126   56,367 -6,247 -11.1%
Information Not Available 4,382 7.3% 5,086   4,616 -234 -5.1%
 
Years of Age 60,256 71,681 67,406
Younger than 22 951 0.9% 1,261   1,125 -174 -15.5%
22-24 2,910 2.8% 3,620   3,444 -534 -15.5%
25-34 15,064 14.2% 18,126   17,536 -2,472 -14.1%
35-44 12,644 12.0% 15,202   14,385 -1,741 -12.1%
45-54 14,685 13.9% 17,049   16,195 -1,510 -9.3%
55-59 6,969 6.6% 8,242   7,305 -336 -4.6%
60-64 4,634 4.4% 5,345   4,829 -195 -4.0%
65 and older 2,380 2.3% 2,816   2,556 -176 -6.9%
Information Not Available 19 0.0% 20   31 -12 -38.7%
 
Industry 60,256 71,681 67,406
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 960 1.6% 1,013   1,018 -58 -5.7%
Mining 437 0.7% 601   627 -190 -30.3%
Utilities 218 0.4% 325   164 54 32.9%
Construction 18,616 30.4% 23,317   20,871 -2,255 -10.8%
Manufacturing 6,692 10.9% 8,641   8,020 -1,328 -16.6%
Wholesale Trade 2,190 3.6% 2,510   2,514 -324 -12.9%
Retail Trade 3,485 5.7% 3,976   4,119 -634 -15.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,700 2.8% 1,858   1,883 -183 -9.7%
Information 871 1.4% 874   932 -61 -6.5%
Finance and Insurance 1,532 2.5% 1,599   1,423 109 7.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 934 1.5% 1,042   831 103 12.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,910 4.8% 3,195   2,851 59 2.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 906 1.5% 993   888 18 2.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,525 10.7% 7,563   7,231 -706 -9.8%
Educational Services 992 1.6% 1,102   1,000 -8 -0.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,852 6.3% 4,004   4,100 -248 -6.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 850 1.4% 1,225   1,123 -273 -24.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,377 3.9% 2,805   2,682 -305 -11.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,271 2.1% 1,510   1,520 -249 -16.4%
Public Administration 1,026 1.7% 1,331   1,114 -88 -7.9%
Information Not Available 1,912 3.1% 2,197   2,495 -583 -23.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 37,097 47,491 43,963
Male 20,419 55.0% 28,251   25,315 -4,896 -19.3%
Female 16,618 44.8% 19,171   18,591 -1,973 -10.6%
Information Not Available 60 0.2% 69   57 3 5.3%
 
Ethnicity 37,097 47,491 43,963
Hispanic or Latino 921 2.5% 1,251   1,197 -276 -23.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 31,420 84.7% 39,386   36,438 -5,018 -13.8%
Information Not Available 4,756 12.8% 6,854   6,328 -1,572 -24.8%
 
Race 37,097 47,491 43,963
American Indian or Alaskan Native 182 0.5% 239   311 -129 -41.5%
Asian 200 0.5% 251   341 -141 -41.3%
Black or African American 4,229 11.4% 4,986   8,508 -4,279 -50.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 350 0.9% 434   526 -176 -33.5%
White 19,313 52.1% 25,455   31,335 -12,022 -38.4%
Information Not Available 12,823 34.6% 16,126   2,942 9,881 335.9%
 
Years of Age 37,097 47,491 43,963
Younger than 22 638 1.2% 777   853 -215 -25.2%
22-24 1,765 3.3% 2,230   2,331 -566 -24.3%
25-34 8,795 16.3% 10,953   10,610 -1,815 -17.1%
35-44 8,380 15.6% 10,911   9,974 -1,594 -16.0%
45-54 9,309 17.3% 11,947   11,116 -1,807 -16.3%
55-59 4,131 7.7% 5,166   4,416 -285 -6.5%
60-64 2,536 4.7% 3,282   2,868 -332 -11.6%
65 and older 1,543 2.9% 2,225   1,763 -220 -12.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   32 -32 -100.0%
 
Industry 37,097 47,491 43,963
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 192 0.5% 418   222 -30 -13.5%
Mining 222 0.6% 318   159 63 39.6%
Utilities 53 0.1% 62   54 -1 -1.9%
Construction 5,398 14.5% 8,343   7,225 -1,827 -25.3%
Manufacturing 3,676 9.9% 5,063   4,919 -1,243 -25.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,442 3.9% 1,631   1,552 -110 -7.1%
Retail Trade 3,835 10.3% 4,337   4,552 -717 -15.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,278 3.4% 1,788   1,692 -414 -24.5%
Information 820 2.2% 852   730 90 12.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,520 4.1% 1,620   1,277 243 19.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 692 1.9% 842   840 -148 -17.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,538 4.1% 1,770   1,846 -308 -16.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 194 0.5% 217   242 -48 -19.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,814 12.9% 6,020   5,306 -492 -9.3%
Educational Services 695 1.9% 774   852 -157 -18.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,349 11.7% 4,671   4,592 -243 -5.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 601 1.6% 1,105   759 -158 -20.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,997 8.0% 4,331   3,514 -517 -14.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 990 2.7% 1,218   1,442 -452 -31.3%
Public Administration 457 1.2% 521   550 -93 -16.9%
Information Not Available 1,334 3.6% 1,590   1,638 -304 -18.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Apr 2014 Percent Mar 2014     Apr 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,870 19,437