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Characteristics of Insured Unemployment

August 2014

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants : Total Claimants
August 2014
Aug 2014 Jul 2014 Monthly Change Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,393,396 2,550,229 -156,833 2,785,251 -391,855 -14.1
Alaska 8,361 8,968 -607 9,055 -694 -7.7
Alabama 26,919 30,916 -3,997 33,806 -6,887 -20.4
Arkansas 21,964 24,524 -2,560 27,711 -5,747 -20.7
Arizona 41,921 45,607 -3,686 46,143 -4,222 -9.1
California 403,807 419,562 -15,755 456,791 -52,984 -11.6
Colorado 26,360 29,696 -3,336 31,458 -5,098 -16.2
Connecticut 50,112 50,827 -715 55,344 -5,232 -9.5
District of Columbia 10,947 11,112 -165 12,278 -1,331 -10.8
Delaware 7,722 8,027 -305 8,790 -1,068 -12.2
Florida 96,472 94,057 2,415 107,994 -11,522 -10.7
Georgia 45,739 52,390 -6,651 59,015 -13,276 -22.5
Hawaii 9,750 10,260 -510 11,199 -1,449 -12.9
Iowa 19,476 19,631 -155 20,513 -1,037 -5.1
Idaho 8,296 8,764 -468 10,187 -1,891 -18.6
Illinois 125,709 142,565 -16,856 149,877 -24,168 -16.1
Indiana 26,331 30,536 -4,205 40,568 -14,237 -35.1
Kansas 15,433 18,453 -3,020 21,904 -6,471 -29.5
Kentucky 24,606 27,508 -2,902 31,069 -6,463 -20.8
Louisiana 19,620 20,704 -1,084 28,469 -8,849 -31.1
Massachusetts 76,753 77,182 -429 75,100 1,653 2.2
Maryland 51,470 52,361 -891 52,727 -1,257 -2.4
Maine 6,851 7,545 -694 8,136 -1,285 -15.8
Michigan 74,241 90,540 -16,299 72,345 1,896 2.6
Minnesota 32,564 35,777 -3,213 38,704 -6,140 -15.9
Missouri 35,813 39,698 -3,885 44,819 -9,006 -20.1
Mississippi 20,901 24,680 -3,779 26,819 -5,918 -22.1
Montana 4,438 4,843 -405 5,959 -1,521 -25.5
North Carolina 47,903 49,084 -1,181 77,819 -29,916 -38.4
North Dakota 1,767 2,095 -328 2,213 -446 -20.2
Nebraska 6,424 8,529 -2,105 8,027 -1,603 -20.0
New Hampshire 7,175 6,915 260 7,807 -632 -8.1
New Jersey 125,903 130,981 -5,078 132,577 -6,674 -5.0
New Mexico 13,389 16,394 -3,005 15,116 -1,727 -11.4
Nevada 28,219 30,631 -2,412 27,264 955 3.5
New York 185,883 192,821 -6,938 229,326 -43,443 -18.9
Ohio 59,429 66,936 -7,507 68,134 -8,705 -12.8
Oklahoma 17,091 18,806 -1,715 25,800 -8,709 -33.8
Oregon 33,213 36,574 -3,361 41,063 -7,850 -19.1
Pennsylvania 155,779 159,164 -3,385 176,197 -20,418 -11.6
Puerto Rico 31,397 34,347 -2,950 35,122 -3,725 -10.6
Rhode Island 11,933 11,942 -9 12,693 -760 -6.0
South Carolina 26,373 28,700 -2,327 31,558 -5,185 -16.4
South Dakota 1,262 1,407 -145 1,624 -362 -22.3
Tennessee 31,177 36,474 -5,297 39,340 -8,163 -20.7
Texas 146,541 148,981 -2,440 160,285 -13,744 -8.6
Utah 10,850 11,832 -982 13,147 -2,297 -17.5
Virginia 41,999 44,117 -2,118 50,013 -8,014 -16.0
Virgin Islands 390 364 26 535 -145 -27.1
Vermont 4,103 4,396 -293 4,731 -628 -13.3
Washington 48,113 50,557 -2,444 57,699 -9,586 -16.6
Wisconsin 49,694 54,232 -4,538 62,985 -13,291 -21.1
West Virginia 12,614 14,926 -2,312 14,455 -1,841 -12.7
Wyoming 2,199 2,291 -92 2,941 -742 -25.2
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,393,396   2,550,229   2,785,251 -391,855 -14.1
Male 1,169,761 48.9% 1,263,359   1,394,681 -224,920 -16.1%
Female 1,205,020 50.3% 1,270,277   1,374,108 -169,088 -12.3%
Information Not Available 18,615 0.8% 16,593   16,462 2,153 13.1%
 
Ethnicity 2,393,396   2,550,229   2,785,251    
Hispanic or Latino 411,307 17.2% 430,784   443,258 -31,951 -7.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,669,743 84.2% 1,744,870   1,965,812 -296,069 -15.1%
Information Not Available 312,345 11.5% 374,576   376,180 -63,835 -17.0%
 
Race 2,393,396   2,550,229   2,785,251
American Indian or Alaskan Native 30,152 1.3% 31,260   34,617 -4,465 -12.9%
Asian 78,053 3.3% 83,709   88,276 -10,223 -11.6%
Black or African American 472,970 19.8% 488,869   541,585 -68,615 -12.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 11,429 0.5% 12,906   13,067 -1,638 -12.5%
White 1,241,453 51.9% 1,304,761   1,469,524 -228,071 -15.5%
Information Not Available 559,339 23.4% 628,723   638,183 -78,844 -12.4%
 
Years of Age 2,393,396   2,550,229   2,785,251
Younger than 22 47,437 2.0% 46,976   62,562 -15,125 -24.2%
22-24 116,409 4.9% 122,799   148,628 -32,219 -21.7%
25-34 550,409 23.0% 579,440   653,627 -103,218 -15.8%
35-44 517,615 21.6% 555,581   609,139 -91,524 -15.0%
45-54 570,213 23.8% 614,954   665,905 -95,692 -14.4%
55-59 257,750 10.8% 282,411   291,839 -34,089 -11.7%
60-64 177,872 7.4% 188,122   195,673 -17,801 -9.1%
65 and older 134,274 5.6% 140,260   143,834 -9,560 -6.6%
Information Not Available 21,417 0.9% 19,686   14,044 7,373 52.5%
 
Industry 2,393,396   2,550,229   2,785,251
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 54,171 2.3% 55,920   51,279 2,892 5.6%
Mining 10,367 0.4% 11,846   14,439 -4,072 -28.2%
Utilities 4,602 0.2% 4,791   6,541 -1,939 -29.6%
Construction 177,523 7.4% 195,858   221,985 -44,462 -20.0%
Manufacturing 213,555 8.9% 247,783   259,258 -45,703 -17.6%
Wholesale Trade 76,718 3.2% 79,303   88,098 -11,380 -12.9%
Retail Trade 194,528 8.1% 202,633   224,137 -29,609 -13.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 135,337 5.7% 134,401   151,399 -16,062 -10.6%
Information 73,100 3.1% 77,633   79,427 -6,327 -8.0%
Finance and Insurance 72,938 3.0% 77,623   81,811 -8,873 -10.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 30,954 1.3% 32,760   36,854 -5,900 -16.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 129,596 5.4% 135,258   148,106 -18,510 -12.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,916 0.5% 13,960   12,658 -742 -5.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 299,937 12.5% 318,173   339,905 -39,968 -11.8%
Educational Services 105,084 4.4% 114,317   132,025 -26,941 -20.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 239,331 10.0% 253,782   284,339 -45,008 -15.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 36,539 1.5% 36,772   42,859 -6,320 -14.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 170,617 7.1% 180,895   194,911 -24,294 -12.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 61,703 2.6% 67,864   73,599 -11,896 -16.2%
Public Administration 46,847 2.0% 48,395   57,004 -10,157 -17.8%
Information Not Available 248,033 10.4% 260,262   284,617 -36,584 -12.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,361 8,968 9,055 -694 -7.7
Male 3,974 47.5% 4,474   4,225 -251 -5.9%
Female 4,387 52.5% 4,494   4,830 -443 -9.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,361   8,968   9,055    
Hispanic or Latino 364 4.4% 442   449 -85 -18.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,942 95.0% 8,442   8,504 -562 -6.6%
Information Not Available 55 0.7% 84   102 -47 -46.1%
 
Race 8,361 8,968 9,055
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,839 34.0% 3,079   3,014 -175 -5.8%
Asian 475 5.7% 547   412 63 15.3%
Black or African American 432 5.2% 429   475 -43 -9.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 199 2.4% 225   220 -21 -9.5%
White 4,141 49.5% 4,335   4,552 -411 -9.0%
Information Not Available 275 3.3% 353   382 -107 -28.0%
 
Years of Age 8,361 8,968 9,055
Younger than 22 224 1.9% 208   281 -57 -20.3%
22-24 494 4.1% 576   674 -180 -26.7%
25-34 2,426 20.2% 2,548   2,697 -271 -10.0%
35-44 1,813 15.1% 1,853   1,881 -68 -3.6%
45-54 1,764 14.7% 1,862   1,913 -149 -7.8%
55-59 748 6.2% 949   760 -12 -1.6%
60-64 518 4.3% 576   497 21 4.2%
65 and older 374 3.1% 396   352 22 6.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,361 8,968 9,055
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 36 0.4% 38   19 17 89.5%
Mining 199 2.4% 203   297 -98 -33.0%
Utilities 53 0.6% 36   39 14 35.9%
Construction 809 9.6% 980   790 19 2.4%
Manufacturing 445 5.3% 392   325 120 36.9%
Wholesale Trade 121 1.4% 136   127 -6 -4.7%
Retail Trade 952 11.3% 856   1,054 -102 -9.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 555 6.6% 670   564 -9 -1.6%
Information 85 1.0% 102   123 -38 -30.9%
Finance and Insurance 181 2.2% 160   212 -31 -14.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 183 2.2% 224   187 -4 -2.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 282 3.4% 312   351 -69 -19.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 25 0.3% 12   12 13 108.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 497 5.9% 535   550 -53 -9.6%
Educational Services 462 5.5% 455   482 -20 -4.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,152 13.7% 1,250   1,275 -123 -9.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 84 1.0% 100   132 -48 -36.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 672 8.0% 672   787 -115 -14.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 481 5.7% 497   471 10 2.1%
Public Administration 780 9.3% 983   959 -179 -18.7%
Information Not Available 307 3.7% 355   299 8 2.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,919 30,916 33,806
Male 13,070 48.6% 14,538   16,342 -3,272 -20.0%
Female 13,828 51.4% 16,341   17,443 -3,615 -20.7%
Information Not Available 21 0.1% 37   21 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 26,919 30,916 33,806
Hispanic or Latino 301 1.1% 375   430 -129 -30.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,741 73.3% 23,022   25,468 -5,727 -22.5%
Information Not Available 6,877 25.5% 7,519   7,908 -1,031 -13.0%
 
Race 26,919 30,916 33,806
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,361 5.1% 1,288   1,693 -332 -19.6%
Asian 594 2.2% 562   700 -106 -15.1%
Black or African American 11,272 41.9% 13,601   14,613 -3,341 -22.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 36 0.1% 54   38 -2 -5.3%
White 12,339 45.8% 13,818   15,213 -2,874 -18.9%
Information Not Available 1,317 4.9% 1,593   1,549 -232 -15.0%
 
Years of Age 26,919 30,916 33,806
Younger than 22 804 2.1% 1,004   1,104 -300 -27.2%
22-24 1,643 4.4% 1,874   2,306 -663 -28.8%
25-34 6,999 18.6% 7,893   8,783 -1,784 -20.3%
35-44 6,287 16.7% 7,078   7,681 -1,394 -18.1%
45-54 6,002 15.9% 6,936   7,563 -1,561 -20.6%
55-59 2,458 6.5% 2,896   2,992 -534 -17.8%
60-64 1,595 4.2% 1,853   1,995 -400 -20.1%
65 and older 1,119 3.0% 1,371   1,373 -254 -18.5%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 11   9 3 33.3%
 
Industry 26,919 30,916 33,806
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 246 0.9% 202   285 -39 -13.7%
Mining 102 0.4% 106   216 -114 -52.8%
Utilities 40 0.1% 40   60 -20 -33.3%
Construction 2,242 8.3% 2,476   2,920 -678 -23.2%
Manufacturing 4,500 16.6% 5,481   4,963 -463 -9.3%
Wholesale Trade 908 3.3% 929   1,118 -210 -18.8%
Retail Trade 2,880 10.6% 3,096   3,470 -590 -17.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 770 2.8% 1,071   1,191 -421 -35.3%
Information 387 1.4% 397   338 49 14.5%
Finance and Insurance 772 2.8% 791   911 -139 -15.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 344 1.3% 351   409 -65 -15.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,466 5.4% 1,574   1,855 -389 -21.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 74 0.3% 70   89 -15 -16.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,499 12.9% 3,984   4,553 -1,054 -23.1%
Educational Services 694 2.6% 745   798 -104 -13.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,780 10.2% 3,340   3,790 -1,010 -26.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 179 0.7% 168   165 14 8.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,228 8.2% 2,744   2,892 -664 -23.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 744 2.7% 1,273   1,083 -339 -31.3%
Public Administration 377 1.4% 400   702 -325 -46.3%
Information Not Available 1,687 6.2% 1,678   1,998 -311 -15.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,964 24,524 27,711
Male 10,168 46.3% 10,974   13,799 -3,631 -26.3%
Female 10,883 49.5% 12,670   13,332 -2,449 -18.4%
Information Not Available 913 4.2% 880   580 333 57.4%
 
Ethnicity 21,964 24,524 27,711
Hispanic or Latino 994 4.5% 1,394   1,006 -12 -1.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,057 91.3% 22,250   26,125 -6,068 -23.2%
Information Not Available 913 4.2% 880   580 333 57.4%
 
Race 21,964 24,524 27,711
American Indian or Alaskan Native 242 1.1% 264   323 -81 -25.1%
Asian 196 0.9% 232   245 -49 -20.0%
Black or African American 6,504 29.6% 7,330   8,099 -1,595 -19.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 199 0.9% 208   252 -53 -21.0%
White 12,916 58.8% 14,216   17,206 -4,290 -24.9%
Information Not Available 1,907 8.7% 2,274   1,586 321 20.2%
 
Years of Age 21,964 24,524 27,711
Younger than 22 591 1.8% 677   989 -398 -40.2%
22-24 1,184 3.5% 1,366   1,715 -531 -31.0%
25-34 5,168 15.4% 5,676   6,714 -1,546 -23.0%
35-44 4,847 14.4% 5,566   6,314 -1,467 -23.2%
45-54 4,972 14.8% 5,594   6,359 -1,387 -21.8%
55-59 2,015 6.0% 2,242   2,409 -394 -16.4%
60-64 1,321 3.9% 1,459   1,581 -260 -16.4%
65 and older 953 2.8% 1,064   1,050 -97 -9.2%
Information Not Available 913 2.7% 880   580 333 57.4%
 
Industry 21,964 24,524 27,711
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 200 0.9% 201   243 -43 -17.7%
Mining 177 0.8% 160   212 -35 -16.5%
Utilities 49 0.2% 57   34 15 44.1%
Construction 1,511 6.8% 1,729   2,259 -748 -33.1%
Manufacturing 2,919 13.2% 3,581   4,325 -1,406 -32.5%
Wholesale Trade 881 4.0% 867   1,256 -375 -29.9%
Retail Trade 2,170 9.8% 2,267   2,451 -281 -11.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 770 3.5% 854   1,058 -288 -27.2%
Information 262 1.2% 281   287 -25 -8.7%
Finance and Insurance 405 1.8% 411   398 7 1.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 251 1.1% 249   295 -44 -14.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 920 4.2% 905   1,041 -121 -11.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 71 0.3% 73   100 -29 -29.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,503 11.3% 2,724   3,110 -607 -19.5%
Educational Services 576 2.6% 679   827 -251 -30.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,042 13.7% 3,848   3,841 -799 -20.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 151 0.7% 135   169 -18 -10.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,635 7.4% 1,781   1,947 -312 -16.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 468 2.1% 612   573 -105 -18.3%
Public Administration 415 1.9% 440   480 -65 -13.5%
Information Not Available 2,588 11.7% 2,670   2,805 -217 -7.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 41,921 45,607 46,143
Male 23,315 55.6% 24,827   25,420 -2,105 -8.3%
Female 18,575 44.3% 20,751   20,697 -2,122 -10.3%
Information Not Available 31 0.1% 29   26 5 19.2%
 
Ethnicity 41,921 45,607 46,143
Hispanic or Latino 17,437 41.6% 19,657   18,409 -972 -5.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,898 40.3% 18,041   18,821 -1,923 -10.2%
Information Not Available 7,586 18.1% 7,909   8,913 -1,327 -14.9%
 
Race 41,921 45,607 46,143
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,525 6.0% 2,871   2,880 -355 -12.3%
Asian 2,231 5.3% 2,192   2,216 15 0.7%
Black or African American 2,716 6.5% 2,839   3,068 -352 -11.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 282 0.7% 368   266 16 6.0%
White 21,441 51.1% 23,852   26,218 -4,777 -18.2%
Information Not Available 12,726 30.4% 13,485   11,495 1,231 10.7%
 
Years of Age 41,921 45,607 46,143
Younger than 22 1,119 1.9% 1,189   1,238 -119 -9.6%
22-24 2,379 4.0% 2,333   2,519 -140 -5.6%
25-34 9,259 15.4% 9,808   10,150 -891 -8.8%
35-44 8,876 14.8% 9,735   9,771 -895 -9.2%
45-54 10,438 17.4% 11,729   11,886 -1,448 -12.2%
55-59 4,678 7.8% 5,171   5,067 -389 -7.7%
60-64 3,210 5.3% 3,509   3,372 -162 -4.8%
65 and older 1,962 3.3% 2,133   2,140 -178 -8.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 41,921 45,607 46,143
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 6,785 13.9% 7,996   6,885 -100 -1.5%
Mining 116 0.2% 112   104 12 11.5%
Utilities 69 0.1% 70   66 3 4.5%
Construction 3,829 7.9% 4,090   3,187 642 20.1%
Manufacturing 1,965 4.0% 2,040   2,212 -247 -11.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,547 3.2% 1,533   1,737 -190 -10.9%
Retail Trade 2,802 5.8% 2,791   2,959 -157 -5.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 892 1.8% 918   934 -42 -4.5%
Information 474 1.0% 492   479 -5 -1.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,570 3.2% 1,654   1,403 167 11.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 676 1.4% 712   787 -111 -14.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,923 3.9% 2,037   2,091 -168 -8.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 134 0.3% 133   212 -78 -36.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,607 9.5% 4,865   4,885 -278 -5.7%
Educational Services 1,211 2.5% 1,522   1,555 -344 -22.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,004 6.2% 3,578   3,640 -636 -17.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 488 1.0% 485   550 -62 -11.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,039 4.2% 2,460   2,142 -103 -4.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 825 1.7% 902   827 -2 -0.2%
Public Administration 817 1.7% 983   1,024 -207 -20.2%
Information Not Available 6,148 12.6% 6,234   8,464 -2,316 -27.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 403,807 419,562 456,791
Male 205,205 50.8% 223,602   236,958 -31,753 -13.4%
Female 198,109 49.1% 195,770   219,252 -21,143 -9.6%
Information Not Available 493 0.1% 190   581 -88 -15.1%
 
Ethnicity 403,807 419,562 456,791
Hispanic or Latino 141,042 34.9% 143,432   140,492 550 0.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 217,032 53.7% 224,457   243,634 -26,602 -10.9%
Information Not Available 45,733 11.3% 51,673   72,665 -26,932 -37.1%
 
Race 403,807 419,562 456,791
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,647 0.9% 2,850   2,903 744 25.6%
Asian 37,946 9.4% 38,850   42,863 -4,917 -11.5%
Black or African American 35,384 8.8% 32,961   35,316 68 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 140,056 34.7% 149,796   162,552 -22,496 -13.8%
Information Not Available 186,774 46.3% 195,105   213,157 -26,383 -12.4%
 
Years of Age 403,807 419,562 456,791
Younger than 22 8,476 1.7% 7,124   10,160 -1,684 -16.6%
22-24 20,107 3.9% 20,992   25,060 -4,953 -19.8%
25-34 96,492 18.8% 98,313   110,013 -13,521 -12.3%
35-44 85,847 16.7% 91,758   99,660 -13,813 -13.9%
45-54 97,379 19.0% 101,068   108,368 -10,989 -10.1%
55-59 42,382 8.3% 48,159   48,959 -6,577 -13.4%
60-64 30,751 6.0% 28,971   32,510 -1,759 -5.4%
65 and older 22,373 4.4% 23,082   22,061 312 1.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 95   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 403,807 419,562 456,791
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 33,807 7.7% 35,051   28,640 5,167 18.0%
Mining 591 0.1% 570   871 -280 -32.1%
Utilities 1,478 0.3% 1,330   3,096 -1,618 -52.3%
Construction 31,737 7.3% 35,241   40,154 -8,417 -21.0%
Manufacturing 34,694 7.9% 35,810   39,283 -4,589 -11.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,774 0.4% 2,185   2,806 -1,032 -36.8%
Retail Trade 29,174 6.7% 31,441   35,026 -5,852 -16.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 11,433 2.6% 12,443   15,191 -3,758 -24.7%
Information 37,453 8.6% 40,370   38,703 -1,250 -3.2%
Finance and Insurance 9,265 2.1% 10,069   11,708 -2,443 -20.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3,450 0.8% 3,325   4,161 -711 -17.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 8,673 2.0% 7,124   10,450 -1,777 -17.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 81,806 18.7% 85,014   85,630 -3,824 -4.5%
Educational Services 27,992 6.4% 32,391   38,122 -10,130 -26.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 30,160 6.9% 28,401   36,284 -6,124 -16.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 8,378 1.9% 7,124   9,676 -1,298 -13.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 20,205 4.6% 20,232   23,125 -2,920 -12.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 10,349 2.4% 11,494   11,611 -1,262 -10.9%
Public Administration 4,534 1.0% 4,369   5,031 -497 -9.9%
Information Not Available 16,854 3.9% 15,578   17,223 -369 -2.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,360 29,696 31,458
Male 12,802 48.6% 14,171   15,779 -2,977 -18.9%
Female 13,557 51.4% 15,524   15,678 -2,121 -13.5%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 26,360 29,696 31,458
Hispanic or Latino 4,944 18.8% 5,638   6,412 -1,468 -22.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 18,926 71.8% 21,261   22,191 -3,265 -14.7%
Information Not Available 2,490 9.4% 2,797   2,855 -365 -12.8%
 
Race 26,360 29,696 31,458
American Indian or Alaskan Native 484 1.8% 541   577 -93 -16.1%
Asian 621 2.4% 655   617 4 0.6%
Black or African American 1,925 7.3% 2,177   2,173 -248 -11.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 106 0.4% 105   119 -13 -10.9%
White 18,763 71.2% 21,234   22,339 -3,576 -16.0%
Information Not Available 4,461 16.9% 4,984   5,633 -1,172 -20.8%
 
Years of Age 26,360 29,696 31,458
Younger than 22 322 0.8% 359   516 -194 -37.6%
22-24 894 2.1% 981   1,169 -275 -23.5%
25-34 5,800 13.5% 6,453   6,989 -1,189 -17.0%
35-44 5,839 13.6% 6,550   7,150 -1,311 -18.3%
45-54 6,525 15.2% 7,456   8,061 -1,536 -19.1%
55-59 3,260 7.6% 3,710   3,793 -533 -14.1%
60-64 2,316 5.4% 2,643   2,434 -118 -4.8%
65 and older 1,404 3.3% 1,542   1,344 60 4.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 2   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Industry 26,360 29,696 31,458
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 273 1.0% 244   345 -72 -20.9%
Mining 325 1.2% 385   436 -111 -25.5%
Utilities 44 0.2% 39   51 -7 -13.7%
Construction 1,998 7.5% 2,232   2,796 -798 -28.5%
Manufacturing 1,745 6.6% 1,807   2,284 -539 -23.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,160 4.4% 1,283   1,509 -349 -23.1%
Retail Trade 2,409 9.0% 2,675   2,866 -457 -15.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 751 2.8% 920   827 -76 -9.2%
Information 853 3.2% 922   1,035 -182 -17.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,322 5.0% 1,482   1,386 -64 -4.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 574 2.2% 659   756 -182 -24.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,682 10.1% 2,915   2,910 -228 -7.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 395 1.5% 417   367 28 7.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,583 13.5% 3,983   3,804 -221 -5.8%
Educational Services 1,242 4.7% 1,399   1,296 -54 -4.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,704 10.2% 3,324   3,339 -635 -19.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 498 1.9% 551   642 -144 -22.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,787 6.7% 2,185   2,277 -490 -21.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 679 2.5% 766   930 -251 -27.0%
Public Administration 574 2.2% 657   663 -89 -13.4%
Information Not Available 762 2.9% 851   939 -177 -18.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 50,112 50,827 55,344
Male 23,439 46.8% 24,114   26,388 -2,949 -11.2%
Female 26,672 53.2% 26,712   28,956 -2,284 -7.9%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 50,112 50,827 55,344
Hispanic or Latino 7,618 15.2% 7,632   8,214 -596 -7.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 42,494 84.8% 43,195   47,130 -4,636 -9.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 50,112 50,827 55,344
American Indian or Alaskan Native 170 0.3% 168   187 -17 -9.1%
Asian 907 1.8% 967   938 -31 -3.3%
Black or African American 8,069 16.1% 8,065   8,652 -583 -6.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 26,501 52.9% 27,157   29,019 -2,518 -8.7%
Information Not Available 14,465 28.9% 14,470   16,548 -2,083 -12.6%
 
Years of Age 50,112 50,827 55,344
Younger than 22 926 1.3% 894   1,127 -201 -17.8%
22-24 2,432 3.4% 2,488   2,895 -463 -16.0%
25-34 10,835 15.0% 11,063   11,984 -1,149 -9.6%
35-44 9,835 13.6% 10,041   10,979 -1,144 -10.4%
45-54 12,086 16.7% 12,213   13,572 -1,486 -10.9%
55-59 5,684 7.8% 5,740   6,087 -403 -6.6%
60-64 4,182 5.8% 4,293   4,429 -247 -5.6%
65 and older 4,132 5.7% 4,095   4,271 -139 -3.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 50,112 50,827 55,344
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 183 0.4% 178   198 -15 -7.6%
Mining 8 0.0% 8   9 -1 -11.1%
Utilities 83 0.2% 89   63 20 31.7%
Construction 2,685 5.3% 2,980   3,423 -738 -21.6%
Manufacturing 4,576 9.1% 4,958   5,181 -605 -11.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,786 3.6% 1,836   2,033 -247 -12.1%
Retail Trade 5,489 10.9% 5,768   5,746 -257 -4.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 7,141 14.2% 6,268   7,453 -312 -4.2%
Information 990 2.0% 1,000   928 62 6.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,767 3.5% 1,798   2,112 -345 -16.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 616 1.2% 626   672 -56 -8.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,475 4.9% 2,484   2,719 -244 -9.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 342 0.7% 362   253 89 35.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,090 10.1% 5,299   5,524 -434 -7.9%
Educational Services 2,040 4.1% 2,042   2,239 -199 -8.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,891 11.7% 6,061   6,740 -849 -12.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,149 2.3% 1,181   1,216 -67 -5.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,071 10.1% 5,145   5,432 -361 -6.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,397 2.8% 1,433   1,718 -321 -18.7%
Public Administration 743 1.5% 736   910 -167 -18.4%
Information Not Available 590 1.2% 575   775 -185 -23.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,947 11,112 12,278
Male 4,816 44.0% 4,934   5,433 -617 -11.4%
Female 6,128 56.0% 6,175   6,842 -714 -10.4%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 3   3 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 10,947 11,112 12,278
Hispanic or Latino 902 8.2% 911   976 -74 -7.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,011 91.4% 10,179   11,230 -1,219 -10.9%
Information Not Available 34 0.3% 22   72 -38 -52.8%
 
Race 10,947 11,112 12,278
American Indian or Alaskan Native 44 0.4% 45   59 -15 -25.4%
Asian 271 2.5% 275   367 -96 -26.2%
Black or African American 7,829 71.5% 7,970   8,524 -695 -8.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 29 0.3% 26   37 -8 -21.6%
White 2,010 18.4% 1,986   2,545 -535 -21.0%
Information Not Available 764 7.0% 810   746 18 2.4%
 
Years of Age 10,947 11,112 12,278
Younger than 22 181 1.5% 190   206 -25 -12.1%
22-24 632 5.2% 595   648 -16 -2.5%
25-34 2,958 24.2% 2,970   3,354 -396 -11.8%
35-44 2,457 20.1% 2,476   2,740 -283 -10.3%
45-54 2,432 19.9% 2,565   2,882 -450 -15.6%
55-59 1,062 8.7% 1,123   1,200 -138 -11.5%
60-64 753 6.2% 712   788 -35 -4.4%
65 and older 472 3.9% 481   460 12 2.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,947 11,112 12,278
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 2 0.0% 0   2 0 0.0%
Construction 24 0.2% 31   22 2 9.1%
Manufacturing 7 0.1% 9   8 -1 -12.5%
Wholesale Trade 5 0.0% 8   9 -4 -44.4%
Retail Trade 41 0.4% 38   23 18 78.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 16 0.1% 12   8 8 100.0%
Information 19 0.2% 12   18 1 5.6%
Finance and Insurance 4 0.0% 3   5 -1 -20.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 4 0.0% 3   13 -9 -69.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 75 0.7% 61   103 -28 -27.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1 0.0% 3   1 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 58 0.5% 50   99 -41 -41.4%
Educational Services 13 0.1% 11   15 -2 -13.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 21 0.2% 28   21 0 0.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3 0.0% 0   7 -4 -57.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 31 0.3% 30   31 0 0.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 23 0.2% 25   27 -4 -14.8%
Public Administration 6 0.1% 7   7 -1 -14.3%
Information Not Available 10,594 96.8% 10,781   11,859 -1,265 -10.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,722 8,027 8,790
Male 3,255 42.2% 3,501   3,689 -434 -11.8%
Female 4,139 53.6% 4,137   4,619 -480 -10.4%
Information Not Available 328 4.2% 389   482 -154 -32.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,722 8,027 8,790
Hispanic or Latino 529 6.9% 602   533 -4 -0.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,864 88.9% 7,037   7,775 -911 -11.7%
Information Not Available 328 4.2% 389   482 -154 -32.0%
 
Race 7,722 8,027 8,790
American Indian or Alaskan Native 16 0.2% 15   23 -7 -30.4%
Asian 144 1.9% 164   162 -18 -11.1%
Black or African American 3,169 41.0% 3,195   3,497 -328 -9.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 16 0.2% 19   15 1 6.7%
White 4,177 54.1% 4,430   4,792 -615 -12.8%
Information Not Available 200 2.6% 203   302 -102 -33.8%
 
Years of Age 7,722 8,027 8,790
Younger than 22 150 1.3% 170   198 -48 -24.2%
22-24 407 3.6% 398   503 -96 -19.1%
25-34 1,911 16.8% 1,966   2,161 -250 -11.6%
35-44 1,624 14.3% 1,648   1,872 -248 -13.2%
45-54 1,836 16.1% 1,870   2,015 -179 -8.9%
55-59 796 7.0% 885   933 -137 -14.7%
60-64 528 4.6% 570   596 -68 -11.4%
65 and older 395 3.5% 424   435 -40 -9.2%
Information Not Available 75 0.7% 96   77 -2 -2.6%
 
Industry 7,722 8,027 8,790
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 16 0.2% 8   28 -12 -42.9%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 6 0.1% 10   8 -2 -25.0%
Construction 364 4.7% 382   552 -188 -34.1%
Manufacturing 516 6.7% 646   699 -183 -26.2%
Wholesale Trade 176 2.3% 216   292 -116 -39.7%
Retail Trade 1,217 15.7% 1,260   1,291 -74 -5.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 277 3.6% 279   307 -30 -9.8%
Information 150 1.9% 134   117 33 28.2%
Finance and Insurance 589 7.6% 595   688 -99 -14.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 109 1.4% 130   140 -31 -22.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 520 6.7% 470   632 -112 -17.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 24 0.3% 33   21 3 14.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,397 18.1% 1,455   1,429 -32 -2.2%
Educational Services 279 3.6% 268   324 -45 -13.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 994 12.8% 998   1,061 -67 -6.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 132 1.7% 149   153 -21 -13.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 650 8.4% 677   705 -55 -7.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 217 2.8% 220   243 -26 -10.7%
Public Administration 61 0.8% 67   83 -22 -26.5%
Information Not Available 28 0.4% 30   17 11 64.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 96,472 94,057 107,994
Male 45,497 47.2% 43,326   51,418 -5,921 -11.5%
Female 50,919 52.8% 50,666   56,524 -5,605 -9.9%
Information Not Available 56 0.1% 65   52 4 7.7%
 
Ethnicity 96,472 94,057 107,994
Hispanic or Latino 24,938 25.8% 23,844   28,446 -3,508 -12.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 65,218 67.6% 63,991   76,454 -11,236 -14.7%
Information Not Available 6,316 6.5% 6,222   3,094 3,222 104.1%
 
Race 96,472 94,057 107,994
American Indian or Alaskan Native 565 0.6% 562   445 120 27.0%
Asian 1,212 1.3% 1,241   525 687 130.9%
Black or African American 26,643 27.6% 25,654   28,174 -1,531 -5.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 480 0.5% 504   1,166 -686 -58.8%
White 58,277 60.4% 56,866   64,819 -6,542 -10.1%
Information Not Available 9,295 9.6% 9,230   12,865 -3,570 -27.7%
 
Years of Age 96,472 94,057 107,994
Younger than 22 1,292 0.9% 1,172   1,729 -437 -25.3%
22-24 3,900 2.6% 4,004   4,992 -1,092 -21.9%
25-34 20,106 13.6% 19,981   23,527 -3,421 -14.5%
35-44 19,657 13.3% 18,941   23,339 -3,682 -15.8%
45-54 21,927 14.8% 21,485   27,235 -5,308 -19.5%
55-59 10,001 6.8% 9,542   12,123 -2,122 -17.5%
60-64 6,819 4.6% 6,516   8,364 -1,545 -18.5%
65 and older 5,518 3.7% 5,086   6,684 -1,166 -17.4%
Information Not Available 7,252 4.9% 7,330   1 7,251 725100.0%
 
Industry 96,472 94,057 107,994
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 4,176 4.1% 2,968   4,610 -434 -9.4%
Mining 71 0.1% 57   74 -3 -4.1%
Utilities 175 0.2% 129   214 -39 -18.2%
Construction 4,246 4.2% 4,174   5,360 -1,114 -20.8%
Manufacturing 3,799 3.8% 3,573   5,245 -1,446 -27.6%
Wholesale Trade 3,546 3.5% 3,296   4,346 -800 -18.4%
Retail Trade 9,237 9.2% 8,602   11,559 -2,322 -20.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,089 3.1% 2,493   3,266 -177 -5.4%
Information 1,636 1.6% 1,564   1,733 -97 -5.6%
Finance and Insurance 3,788 3.8% 3,596   4,040 -252 -6.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,745 1.7% 1,712   2,217 -472 -21.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,315 6.3% 6,305   6,825 -510 -7.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 591 0.6% 579   602 -11 -1.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 15,625 15.5% 14,710   19,745 -4,120 -20.9%
Educational Services 3,939 3.9% 3,818   3,882 57 1.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 9,163 9.1% 8,827   10,711 -1,548 -14.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,362 2.3% 2,240   2,902 -540 -18.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,316 8.3% 7,694   10,259 -1,943 -18.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,600 2.6% 2,293   2,986 -386 -12.9%
Public Administration 1,536 1.5% 1,453   1,487 49 3.3%
Information Not Available 10,517 10.4% 13,974   5,931 4,586 77.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 45,739 52,390 59,015
Male 20,251 44.3% 22,557   27,568 -7,317 -26.5%
Female 24,775 54.2% 29,125   30,642 -5,867 -19.1%
Information Not Available 713 1.6% 708   805 -92 -11.4%
 
Ethnicity 45,739 52,390 59,015
Hispanic or Latino 211 0.5% 149   72 139 193.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 44,815 98.0% 51,533   58,138 -13,323 -22.9%
Information Not Available 713 1.6% 708   805 -92 -11.4%
 
Race 45,739 52,390 59,015
American Indian or Alaskan Native 213 0.5% 226   287 -74 -25.8%
Asian 662 1.4% 773   804 -142 -17.7%
Black or African American 25,763 56.3% 29,465   31,633 -5,870 -18.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 18,388 40.2% 21,218   25,486 -7,098 -27.9%
Information Not Available 713 1.6% 708   805 -92 -11.4%
 
Years of Age 45,739 52,390 59,015
Younger than 22 969 1.6% 1,063   1,311 -342 -26.1%
22-24 2,438 4.0% 2,780   3,188 -750 -23.5%
25-34 11,422 18.6% 12,721   14,771 -3,349 -22.7%
35-44 10,948 17.8% 12,327   13,955 -3,007 -21.5%
45-54 10,348 16.9% 12,085   13,543 -3,195 -23.6%
55-59 4,104 6.7% 4,854   5,375 -1,271 -23.6%
60-64 2,730 4.4% 3,122   3,329 -599 -18.0%
65 and older 1,634 2.7% 2,004   2,085 -451 -21.6%
Information Not Available 1,146 1.9% 1,434   1,458 -312 -21.4%
 
Industry 45,739 52,390 59,015
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 472 1.0% 663   637 -165 -25.9%
Mining 26 0.1% 32   44 -18 -40.9%
Utilities 53 0.1% 56   77 -24 -31.2%
Construction 1,798 3.9% 1,794   2,508 -710 -28.3%
Manufacturing 3,454 7.5% 5,119   5,151 -1,697 -32.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,737 3.8% 1,839   2,624 -887 -33.8%
Retail Trade 3,647 7.9% 3,662   4,187 -540 -12.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 999 2.2% 1,217   1,294 -295 -22.8%
Information 840 1.8% 848   1,055 -215 -20.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,138 2.5% 1,195   1,508 -370 -24.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 569 1.2% 565   776 -207 -26.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,292 15.8% 7,987   9,535 -2,243 -23.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 32 0.1% 44   66 -34 -51.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 106 0.2% 129   122 -16 -13.1%
Educational Services 1,542 3.3% 1,666   2,294 -752 -32.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,225 7.0% 4,531   4,440 -1,215 -27.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,880 6.2% 3,646   3,533 -653 -18.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 418 0.9% 421   529 -111 -21.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 776 1.7% 892   887 -111 -12.5%
Public Administration 708 1.5% 789   944 -236 -25.0%
Information Not Available 14,027 30.4% 15,295   16,804 -2,777 -16.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,750 10,260 11,199
Male 6,159 63.2% 6,243   7,144 -985 -13.8%
Female 3,588 36.8% 4,015   4,054 -466 -11.5%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 2   1 2 200.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,750 10,260 11,199
Hispanic or Latino 599 6.1% 625   629 -30 -4.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,922 71.0% 7,439   8,387 -1,465 -17.5%
Information Not Available 2,229 22.9% 2,196   2,183 46 2.1%
 
Race 9,750 10,260 11,199
American Indian or Alaskan Native 47 0.5% 44   49 -2 -4.1%
Asian 3,057 31.4% 3,358   3,713 -656 -17.7%
Black or African American 186 1.9% 185   200 -14 -7.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,748 28.2% 2,828   2,973 -225 -7.6%
White 2,373 24.3% 2,448   2,776 -403 -14.5%
Information Not Available 1,339 13.7% 1,397   1,488 -149 -10.0%
 
Years of Age 9,750 10,260 11,199
Younger than 22 121 1.1% 108   157 -36 -22.9%
22-24 340 3.0% 329   373 -33 -8.8%
25-34 2,156 19.1% 2,262   2,494 -338 -13.6%
35-44 2,194 19.5% 2,289   2,588 -394 -15.2%
45-54 2,372 21.1% 2,491   2,664 -292 -11.0%
55-59 1,088 9.7% 1,140   1,272 -184 -14.5%
60-64 861 7.6% 941   956 -95 -9.9%
65 and older 618 5.5% 700   695 -77 -11.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 9,750 10,260 11,199
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 149 1.5% 187   261 -112 -42.9%
Mining 1 0.0% 0   2 -1 -50.0%
Utilities 13 0.1% 12   16 -3 -18.8%
Construction 2,639 26.7% 2,568   3,130 -491 -15.7%
Manufacturing 223 2.3% 217   231 -8 -3.5%
Wholesale Trade 187 1.9% 200   204 -17 -8.3%
Retail Trade 553 5.6% 553   605 -52 -8.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 350 3.5% 525   334 16 4.8%
Information 208 2.1% 245   279 -71 -25.4%
Finance and Insurance 131 1.3% 163   138 -7 -5.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 150 1.5% 155   155 -5 -3.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 422 4.3% 394   554 -132 -23.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 76 0.8% 135   31 45 145.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,141 11.5% 1,218   1,404 -263 -18.7%
Educational Services 106 1.1% 117   155 -49 -31.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 525 5.3% 739   550 -25 -4.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 110 1.1% 112   87 23 26.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 914 9.2% 912   906 8 0.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 216 2.2% 211   291 -75 -25.8%
Public Administration 232 2.3% 237   259 -27 -10.4%
Information Not Available 1,404 14.2% 1,360   1,607 -203 -12.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,476 19,631 20,513
Male 9,830 50.5% 9,368   10,389 -559 -5.4%
Female 9,250 47.5% 9,887   10,124 -874 -8.6%
Information Not Available 396 2.0% 376   0 396 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,476 19,631 20,513
Hispanic or Latino 979 5.0% 1,035   1,092 -113 -10.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,175 88.2% 17,497   18,666 -1,491 -8.0%
Information Not Available 1,322 6.8% 1,099   755 567 75.1%
 
Race 19,476 19,631 20,513
American Indian or Alaskan Native 144 0.7% 153   151 -7 -4.6%
Asian 241 1.2% 266   286 -45 -15.7%
Black or African American 1,579 8.1% 1,668   1,985 -406 -20.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 15,211 78.1% 15,410   16,244 -1,033 -6.4%
Information Not Available 2,301 11.8% 2,134   1,847 454 24.6%
 
Years of Age 19,476 19,631 20,513
Younger than 22 377 1.1% 367   425 -48 -11.3%
22-24 915 2.8% 894   1,069 -154 -14.4%
25-34 4,515 13.6% 4,280   4,547 -32 -0.7%
35-44 4,239 12.8% 4,165   4,449 -210 -4.7%
45-54 4,644 14.0% 4,818   5,001 -357 -7.1%
55-59 2,230 6.7% 2,335   2,427 -197 -8.1%
60-64 1,473 4.4% 1,600   1,561 -88 -5.6%
65 and older 1,079 3.2% 1,166   1,032 47 4.6%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 6   2 2 100.0%
 
Industry 19,476 19,631 20,513
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 177 0.9% 162   195 -18 -9.2%
Mining 27 0.1% 33   33 -6 -18.2%
Utilities 24 0.1% 25   24 0 0.0%
Construction 1,370 7.0% 1,653   1,586 -216 -13.6%
Manufacturing 5,048 25.7% 4,153   4,488 560 12.5%
Wholesale Trade 809 4.1% 773   852 -43 -5.0%
Retail Trade 1,551 7.9% 1,602   1,731 -180 -10.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,145 5.8% 1,099   987 158 16.0%
Information 744 3.8% 800   878 -134 -15.3%
Finance and Insurance 767 3.9% 790   752 15 2.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 186 0.9% 199   209 -23 -11.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 855 4.4% 903   875 -20 -2.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 45 0.2% 48   28 17 60.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,762 9.0% 1,915   2,186 -424 -19.4%
Educational Services 492 2.5% 544   581 -89 -15.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,911 9.7% 2,138   2,188 -277 -12.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 297 1.5% 210   235 62 26.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,284 6.5% 1,542   1,552 -268 -17.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 566 2.9% 563   619 -53 -8.6%
Public Administration 275 1.4% 311   323 -48 -14.9%
Information Not Available 141 0.7% 168   191 -50 -26.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,296 8,764 10,187
Male 4,060 48.9% 4,338   5,036 -976 -19.4%
Female 4,232 51.0% 4,423   5,141 -909 -17.7%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 3   10 -6 -60.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,296 8,764 10,187
Hispanic or Latino 1,130 13.6% 1,051   1,479 -349 -23.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,783 81.8% 7,237   8,080 -1,297 -16.1%
Information Not Available 383 4.6% 476   628 -245 -39.0%
 
Race 8,296 8,764 10,187
American Indian or Alaskan Native 161 1.9% 180   198 -37 -18.7%
Asian 94 1.1% 122   122 -28 -23.0%
Black or African American 84 1.0% 72   108 -24 -22.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 48 0.6% 62   33 15 45.5%
White 6,553 79.0% 7,003   7,954 -1,401 -17.6%
Information Not Available 1,356 16.3% 1,325   1,772 -416 -23.5%
 
Years of Age 8,296 8,764 10,187
Younger than 22 162 1.1% 187   232 -70 -30.2%
22-24 351 2.5% 396   463 -112 -24.2%
25-34 1,700 12.0% 1,785   2,081 -381 -18.3%
35-44 1,767 12.5% 1,864   2,118 -351 -16.6%
45-54 2,106 14.9% 2,191   2,560 -454 -17.7%
55-59 1,033 7.3% 1,097   1,228 -195 -15.9%
60-64 705 5.0% 765   888 -183 -20.6%
65 and older 472 3.3% 479   617 -145 -23.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,296 8,764 10,187
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 192 2.3% 199   284 -92 -32.4%
Mining 25 0.3% 22   52 -27 -51.9%
Utilities 14 0.2% 14   21 -7 -33.3%
Construction 538 6.3% 557   584 -46 -7.9%
Manufacturing 1,297 15.3% 1,154   1,296 1 0.1%
Wholesale Trade 342 4.0% 261   658 -316 -48.0%
Retail Trade 776 9.1% 835   897 -121 -13.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 472 5.6% 557   662 -190 -28.7%
Information 140 1.6% 144   136 4 2.9%
Finance and Insurance 251 3.0% 273   280 -29 -10.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 76 0.9% 77   94 -18 -19.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 380 4.5% 424   525 -145 -27.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 29 0.3% 32   24 5 20.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,010 11.9% 1,200   886 124 14.0%
Educational Services 225 2.7% 224   296 -71 -24.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 764 9.0% 846   1,058 -294 -27.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 82 1.0% 89   90 -8 -8.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 380 4.5% 429   545 -165 -30.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 252 3.0% 268   318 -66 -20.8%
Public Administration 172 2.0% 193   284 -112 -39.4%
Information Not Available 879 10.4% 966   1,197 -318 -26.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 125,709 142,565 149,877
Male 61,269 48.7% 70,341   76,373 -15,104 -19.8%
Female 63,626 50.6% 71,221   72,431 -8,805 -12.2%
Information Not Available 814 0.6% 1,003   1,073 -259 -24.1%
 
Ethnicity 125,709 142,565 149,877
Hispanic or Latino 16,058 12.8% 18,606   18,176 -2,118 -11.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 96,224 76.5% 108,161   115,393 -19,169 -16.6%
Information Not Available 13,427 10.7% 15,798   16,308 -2,881 -17.7%
 
Race 125,709 142,565 149,877
American Indian or Alaskan Native 585 0.5% 708   588 -3 -0.5%
Asian 3,278 2.6% 3,504   3,751 -473 -12.6%
Black or African American 36,212 28.8% 39,001   41,173 -4,961 -12.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 275 0.2% 284   381 -106 -27.8%
White 73,524 58.5% 85,248   90,781 -17,257 -19.0%
Information Not Available 11,835 9.4% 13,820   13,203 -1,368 -10.4%
 
Years of Age 125,709 142,565 149,877
Younger than 22 1,978 1.0% 1,951   2,742 -764 -27.9%
22-24 5,769 3.0% 5,999   7,422 -1,653 -22.3%
25-34 28,717 15.1% 31,628   35,110 -6,393 -18.2%
35-44 29,351 15.4% 33,063   35,120 -5,769 -16.4%
45-54 31,296 16.5% 36,260   37,354 -6,058 -16.2%
55-59 14,323 7.5% 17,008   16,456 -2,133 -13.0%
60-64 9,238 4.9% 11,020   10,141 -903 -8.9%
65 and older 5,037 2.7% 5,636   5,532 -495 -8.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 125,709 142,565 149,877
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 348 0.3% 364   304 44 14.5%
Mining 195 0.2% 267   271 -76 -28.0%
Utilities 217 0.2% 191   201 16 8.0%
Construction 9,538 7.6% 11,899   12,610 -3,072 -24.4%
Manufacturing 12,406 9.8% 14,682   17,083 -4,677 -27.4%
Wholesale Trade 5,557 4.4% 6,577   6,274 -717 -11.4%
Retail Trade 11,866 9.4% 14,520   13,399 -1,533 -11.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 9,516 7.5% 9,480   10,259 -743 -7.2%
Information 2,579 2.0% 2,473   2,812 -233 -8.3%
Finance and Insurance 4,580 3.6% 5,272   5,010 -430 -8.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,528 1.2% 1,925   1,902 -374 -19.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 8,126 6.4% 9,392   9,363 -1,237 -13.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 688 0.5% 701   770 -82 -10.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 16,258 12.9% 18,139   18,909 -2,651 -14.0%
Educational Services 5,165 4.1% 5,864   6,430 -1,265 -19.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 11,751 9.3% 12,389   13,373 -1,622 -12.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,467 1.2% 1,595   1,818 -351 -19.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 9,097 7.2% 10,628   10,753 -1,656 -15.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,788 3.0% 4,111   4,623 -835 -18.1%
Public Administration 3,070 2.4% 3,174   3,842 -772 -20.1%
Information Not Available 7,969 6.3% 8,922   9,871 -1,902 -19.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,331 30,536 40,568
Male 14,020 53.2% 16,472   22,270 -8,250 -37.0%
Female 12,267 46.6% 14,008   18,237 -5,970 -32.7%
Information Not Available 44 0.2% 56   61 -17 -27.9%
 
Ethnicity 26,331 30,536 40,568
Hispanic or Latino 1,230 4.7% 1,314   1,698 -468 -27.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,594 74.4% 22,894   31,071 -11,477 -36.9%
Information Not Available 5,507 20.9% 6,328   7,799 -2,292 -29.4%
 
Race 26,331 30,536 40,568
American Indian or Alaskan Native 111 0.4% 142   187 -76 -40.6%
Asian 156 0.6% 146   263 -107 -40.7%
Black or African American 4,954 18.8% 5,776   7,450 -2,496 -33.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 35 0.1% 35   42 -7 -16.7%
White 19,553 74.3% 22,804   30,572 -11,019 -36.0%
Information Not Available 1,522 5.8% 1,633   2,054 -532 -25.9%
 
Years of Age 26,331 30,536 40,568
Younger than 22 374 0.8% 437   623 -249 -40.0%
22-24 994 2.3% 1,160   1,853 -859 -46.4%
25-34 5,761 13.1% 6,622   9,874 -4,113 -41.7%
35-44 6,252 14.2% 7,355   9,818 -3,566 -36.3%
45-54 6,909 15.7% 8,134   10,036 -3,127 -31.2%
55-59 3,119 7.1% 3,590   4,263 -1,144 -26.8%
60-64 1,874 4.3% 2,053   2,660 -786 -29.5%
65 and older 1,048 2.4% 1,185   1,441 -393 -27.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 26,331 30,536 40,568
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 72 0.3% 74   106 -34 -32.1%
Mining 53 0.2% 83   51 2 3.9%
Utilities 40 0.2% 38   48 -8 -16.7%
Construction 3,635 13.8% 3,613   5,439 -1,804 -33.2%
Manufacturing 4,606 17.4% 6,860   7,400 -2,794 -37.8%
Wholesale Trade 876 3.3% 961   1,361 -485 -35.6%
Retail Trade 2,128 8.1% 2,307   3,205 -1,077 -33.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 826 3.1% 1,079   1,365 -539 -39.5%
Information 323 1.2% 354   571 -248 -43.4%
Finance and Insurance 698 2.6% 799   936 -238 -25.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 346 1.3% 400   556 -210 -37.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,278 4.8% 1,377   1,710 -432 -25.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 200 0.8% 206   211 -11 -5.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,033 11.5% 3,544   4,850 -1,817 -37.5%
Educational Services 855 3.2% 971   1,362 -507 -37.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,735 10.4% 2,969   4,014 -1,279 -31.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 308 1.2% 290   447 -139 -31.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,052 4.0% 1,091   1,985 -933 -47.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 666 2.5% 699   958 -292 -30.5%
Public Administration 194 0.7% 222   359 -165 -46.0%
Information Not Available 2,407 9.1% 2,599   3,634 -1,227 -33.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,433 18,453 21,904
Male 7,880 51.1% 9,344   11,390 -3,510 -30.8%
Female 7,553 48.9% 9,109   10,514 -2,961 -28.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 15,433 18,453 21,904
Hispanic or Latino 1,154 7.5% 1,331   1,584 -430 -27.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,762 43.8% 8,321   9,994 -3,232 -32.3%
Information Not Available 7,517 48.7% 8,801   10,326 -2,809 -27.2%
 
Race 15,433 18,453 21,904
American Indian or Alaskan Native 247 1.6% 287   349 -102 -29.2%
Asian 240 1.6% 342   323 -83 -25.7%
Black or African American 2,872 18.6% 3,488   4,535 -1,663 -36.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 28 0.2% 44   51 -23 -45.1%
White 11,118 72.0% 13,190   15,385 -4,267 -27.7%
Information Not Available 928 6.0% 1,102   1,261 -333 -26.4%
 
Years of Age 15,433 18,453 21,904
Younger than 22 273 1.1% 321   445 -172 -38.7%
22-24 699 2.8% 849   1,200 -501 -41.8%
25-34 3,700 14.6% 4,216   5,482 -1,782 -32.5%
35-44 3,334 13.1% 3,998   4,780 -1,446 -30.3%
45-54 3,694 14.6% 4,440   5,072 -1,378 -27.2%
55-59 1,763 6.9% 2,197   2,427 -664 -27.4%
60-64 1,177 4.6% 1,425   1,558 -381 -24.5%
65 and older 793 3.1% 1,007   940 -147 -15.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 15,433 18,453 21,904
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 62 0.4% 62   89 -27 -30.3%
Mining 163 1.1% 160   212 -49 -23.1%
Utilities 25 0.2% 39   36 -11 -30.6%
Construction 1,445 9.3% 1,517   1,827 -382 -20.9%
Manufacturing 2,078 13.4% 2,807   3,756 -1,678 -44.7%
Wholesale Trade 719 4.6% 866   933 -214 -22.9%
Retail Trade 1,406 9.1% 1,532   1,772 -366 -20.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 434 2.8% 789   746 -312 -41.8%
Information 351 2.3% 401   384 -33 -8.6%
Finance and Insurance 452 2.9% 565   798 -346 -43.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 211 1.4% 223   252 -41 -16.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,115 7.2% 1,290   1,372 -257 -18.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 49 0.3% 45   46 3 6.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,097 13.5% 2,573   2,687 -590 -22.0%
Educational Services 475 3.1% 541   605 -130 -21.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,962 12.7% 2,283   2,885 -923 -32.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 121 0.8% 155   151 -30 -19.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 782 5.0% 1,005   1,169 -387 -33.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 399 2.6% 451   601 -202 -33.6%
Public Administration 402 2.6% 440   637 -235 -36.9%
Information Not Available 685 4.4% 709   946 -261 -27.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,606 27,508 31,069
Male 13,765 55.9% 14,755   17,180 -3,415 -19.9%
Female 10,841 44.1% 12,753   13,889 -3,048 -21.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 24,606 27,508 31,069
Hispanic or Latino 75 0.3% 105   126 -51 -40.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 627 2.5% 606   664 -37 -5.6%
Information Not Available 23,904 97.1% 26,797   30,279 -6,375 -21.1%
 
Race 24,606 27,508 31,069
American Indian or Alaskan Native 197 0.8% 130   274 -77 -28.1%
Asian 127 0.5% 105   135 -8 -5.9%
Black or African American 3,714 15.1% 3,941   4,793 -1,079 -22.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0% 4   4 0 0.0%
White 20,273 82.4% 23,058   25,512 -5,239 -20.5%
Information Not Available 291 1.2% 270   351 -60 -17.1%
 
Years of Age 24,606 27,508 31,069
Younger than 22 465 1.1% 269   720 -255 -35.4%
22-24 1,158 2.7% 1,169   1,420 -262 -18.5%
25-34 5,749 13.3% 6,065   7,589 -1,840 -24.2%
35-44 6,139 14.2% 6,881   7,186 -1,047 -14.6%
45-54 5,547 12.8% 6,238   7,598 -2,051 -27.0%
55-59 2,649 6.1% 3,323   3,222 -573 -17.8%
60-64 1,697 3.9% 2,238   2,015 -318 -15.8%
65 and older 1,197 2.8% 1,312   1,316 -119 -9.0%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 13   3 2 66.7%
 
Industry 24,606 27,508 31,069
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 44 0.2% 46   43 1 2.3%
Mining 430 1.7% 580   960 -530 -55.2%
Utilities 101 0.4% 109   35 66 188.6%
Construction 2,412 9.8% 2,313   3,278 -866 -26.4%
Manufacturing 3,863 15.7% 5,291   5,032 -1,169 -23.2%
Wholesale Trade 969 3.9% 1,430   1,398 -429 -30.7%
Retail Trade 2,175 8.8% 2,057   2,696 -521 -19.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 741 3.0% 909   1,298 -557 -42.9%
Information 421 1.7% 627   582 -161 -27.7%
Finance and Insurance 715 2.9% 631   808 -93 -11.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 316 1.3% 379   417 -101 -24.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,509 6.1% 1,241   1,394 115 8.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 83 0.3% 76   148 -65 -43.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,829 11.5% 2,927   3,395 -566 -16.7%
Educational Services 1,052 4.3% 1,384   1,272 -220 -17.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,587 10.5% 3,201   3,209 -622 -19.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 377 1.5% 379   295 82 27.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,618 6.6% 1,560   1,880 -262 -13.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 574 2.3% 669   786 -212 -27.0%
Public Administration 430 1.7% 475   582 -152 -26.1%
Information Not Available 1,360 5.5% 1,224   1,561 -201 -12.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,620 20,704 28,469
Male 8,387 42.7% 8,476   12,168 -3,781 -31.1%
Female 11,233 57.3% 12,228   16,301 -5,068 -31.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,620 20,704 28,469
Hispanic or Latino 765 3.9% 800   1,112 -347 -31.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 18,855 96.1% 19,904   27,355 -8,500 -31.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Race 19,620 20,704 28,469
American Indian or Alaskan Native 166 0.8% 158   209 -43 -20.6%
Asian 136 0.7% 150   213 -77 -36.2%
Black or African American 11,733 59.8% 12,528   16,927 -5,194 -30.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1% 22   43 -17 -39.5%
White 7,558 38.5% 7,846   11,076 -3,518 -31.8%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   1 0 0.0%
 
Years of Age 19,620 20,704 28,469
Younger than 22 325 1.3% 296   470 -145 -30.9%
22-24 913 3.5% 872   1,278 -365 -28.6%
25-34 5,022 19.4% 5,105   7,086 -2,064 -29.1%
35-44 4,534 17.6% 4,756   6,348 -1,814 -28.6%
45-54 4,499 17.4% 4,808   6,885 -2,386 -34.7%
55-59 2,059 8.0% 2,247   2,972 -913 -30.7%
60-64 1,345 5.2% 1,497   1,937 -592 -30.6%
65 and older 923 3.6% 1,123   1,493 -570 -38.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 19,620 20,704 28,469
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 105 0.5% 115   158 -53 -33.5%
Mining 229 1.2% 236   371 -142 -38.3%
Utilities 75 0.4% 130   59 16 27.1%
Construction 2,461 12.5% 2,590   3,680 -1,219 -33.1%
Manufacturing 1,497 7.6% 1,450   2,277 -780 -34.3%
Wholesale Trade 586 3.0% 585   881 -295 -33.5%
Retail Trade 1,985 10.1% 1,995   2,658 -673 -25.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 590 3.0% 761   988 -398 -40.3%
Information 408 2.1% 309   525 -117 -22.3%
Finance and Insurance 505 2.6% 546   715 -210 -29.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 396 2.0% 355   495 -99 -20.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,019 5.2% 1,152   1,526 -507 -33.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 53 0.3% 58   99 -46 -46.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,833 9.3% 1,820   2,571 -738 -28.7%
Educational Services 865 4.4% 1,143   1,184 -319 -26.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,065 15.5% 3,315   4,792 -1,727 -36.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 418 2.1% 377   553 -135 -24.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,914 9.7% 1,861   2,631 -717 -27.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 629 3.2% 878   869 -240 -27.6%
Public Administration 432 2.2% 471   663 -231 -34.8%
Information Not Available 555 2.8% 557   774 -219 -28.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 76,753 77,182 75,100
Male 37,631 49.0% 38,431   37,369 262 0.7%
Female 39,121 51.0% 38,750   37,731 1,390 3.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 76,753 77,182 75,100
Hispanic or Latino 9,727 12.7% 9,634   9,137 590 6.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 62,792 81.8% 63,154   63,416 -624 -1.0%
Information Not Available 4,234 5.5% 4,394   2,547 1,687 66.2%
 
Race 76,753 77,182 75,100
American Indian or Alaskan Native 309 0.4% 332   259 50 19.3%
Asian 2,924 3.8% 2,908   2,578 346 13.4%
Black or African American 8,401 10.9% 8,434   8,286 115 1.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 181 0.2% 179   106 75 70.8%
White 55,446 72.2% 56,029   56,214 -768 -1.4%
Information Not Available 9,492 12.4% 9,300   7,657 1,835 24.0%
 
Years of Age 76,753 77,182 75,100
Younger than 22 1,357 1.1% 1,122   1,219 138 11.3%
22-24 3,158 2.5% 3,116   3,367 -209 -6.2%
25-34 16,023 12.8% 16,286   15,973 50 0.3%
35-44 15,481 12.3% 15,850   15,564 -83 -0.5%
45-54 19,230 15.3% 19,408   18,880 350 1.9%
55-59 9,027 7.2% 9,057   8,462 565 6.7%
60-64 6,725 5.4% 6,694   6,212 513 8.3%
65 and older 5,752 4.6% 5,649   5,423 329 6.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 76,753 77,182 75,100
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 317 0.4% 299   328 -11 -3.4%
Mining 24 0.0% 31   23 1 4.3%
Utilities 119 0.2% 128   72 47 65.3%
Construction 5,191 6.7% 5,777   5,355 -164 -3.1%
Manufacturing 6,463 8.4% 6,502   6,199 264 4.3%
Wholesale Trade 3,128 4.1% 3,104   3,300 -172 -5.2%
Retail Trade 7,938 10.3% 6,693   6,290 1,648 26.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,429 8.3% 5,990   6,706 -277 -4.1%
Information 1,566 2.0% 1,630   1,640 -74 -4.5%
Finance and Insurance 2,734 3.5% 2,816   2,737 -3 -0.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,308 1.7% 1,336   1,446 -138 -9.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,097 7.9% 6,418   6,363 -266 -4.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 269 0.3% 272   253 16 6.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,762 8.8% 7,224   6,718 44 0.7%
Educational Services 2,259 2.9% 2,204   2,141 118 5.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8,693 11.3% 8,928   8,528 165 1.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 847 1.1% 964   805 42 5.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 7,268 9.4% 7,414   7,193 75 1.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 4,117 5.3% 4,105   3,950 167 4.2%
Public Administration 3,072 4.0% 3,190   2,725 347 12.7%
Information Not Available 2,152 2.8% 2,157   2,328 -176 -7.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 51,470 52,361 52,727
Male 19,589 38.1% 21,164   20,757 -1,168 -5.6%
Female 19,972 38.8% 21,536   20,298 -326 -1.6%
Information Not Available 11,909 23.1% 9,661   11,672 237 2.0%
 
Ethnicity 51,470 52,361 52,727
Hispanic or Latino 1,781 3.5% 2,037   1,923 -142 -7.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 36,952 71.8% 39,805   38,257 -1,305 -3.4%
Information Not Available 12,737 24.7% 10,519   12,547 190 1.5%
 
Race 51,470 52,361 52,727
American Indian or Alaskan Native 144 0.3% 150   151 -7 -4.6%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 18,076 35.1% 19,232   18,216 -140 -0.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 69 0.1% 77   63 6 9.5%
White 18,663 36.3% 20,346   19,827 -1,164 -5.9%
Information Not Available 14,518 28.2% 12,556   14,470 48 0.3%
 
Years of Age 51,470 52,361 52,727
Younger than 22 837 1.2% 801   1,021 -184 -18.0%
22-24 2,100 3.1% 2,245   2,306 -206 -8.9%
25-34 9,629 14.3% 10,081   10,208 -579 -5.7%
35-44 8,005 11.9% 8,692   8,436 -431 -5.1%
45-54 9,286 13.8% 10,119   9,701 -415 -4.3%
55-59 4,228 6.3% 4,684   4,184 44 1.1%
60-64 2,923 4.3% 3,262   2,860 63 2.2%
65 and older 2,553 3.8% 2,816   2,339 214 9.1%
Information Not Available 11,909 17.7% 9,661   11,672 237 2.0%
 
Industry 51,470 52,361 52,727
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 59 0.1% 77   81 -22 -27.2%
Mining 26 0.1% 32   59 -33 -55.9%
Utilities 42 0.1% 31   33 9 27.3%
Construction 3,596 7.0% 3,953   3,918 -322 -8.2%
Manufacturing 366 0.7% 429   479 -113 -23.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,340 2.6% 1,484   1,539 -199 -12.9%
Retail Trade 1,745 3.4% 1,858   1,648 97 5.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,525 4.9% 2,652   2,510 15 0.6%
Information 725 1.4% 748   729 -4 -0.5%
Finance and Insurance 1,250 2.4% 1,344   1,190 60 5.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 762 1.5% 800   879 -117 -13.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,711 7.2% 4,060   4,129 -418 -10.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 176 0.3% 185   152 24 15.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,215 10.1% 5,470   5,283 -68 -1.3%
Educational Services 1,830 3.6% 2,005   1,757 73 4.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,233 8.2% 4,614   4,323 -90 -2.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 425 0.8% 503   512 -87 -17.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,002 5.8% 3,447   3,087 -85 -2.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,191 2.3% 1,316   1,218 -27 -2.2%
Public Administration 615 1.2% 654   698 -83 -11.9%
Information Not Available 18,636 36.2% 16,699   18,503 133 0.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,851 7,545 8,136
Male 3,419 49.9% 3,967   3,940 -521 -13.2%
Female 3,431 50.1% 3,578   4,196 -765 -18.2%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,851 7,545 8,136
Hispanic or Latino 62 0.9% 62   72 -10 -13.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,956 72.3% 5,466   5,941 -985 -16.6%
Information Not Available 1,833 26.8% 2,017   2,123 -290 -13.7%
 
Race 6,851 7,545 8,136
American Indian or Alaskan Native 84 1.2% 74   45 39 86.7%
Asian 53 0.8% 84   87 -34 -39.1%
Black or African American 90 1.3% 127   107 -17 -15.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 5,081 74.2% 5,556   6,128 -1,047 -17.1%
Information Not Available 1,543 22.5% 1,704   1,769 -226 -12.8%
 
Years of Age 6,851 7,545 8,136
Younger than 22 193 1.7% 202   169 24 14.2%
22-24 299 2.6% 355   387 -88 -22.7%
25-34 1,380 12.2% 1,553   1,757 -377 -21.5%
35-44 1,335 11.8% 1,445   1,619 -284 -17.5%
45-54 1,704 15.1% 1,890   2,060 -356 -17.3%
55-59 898 7.9% 990   1,021 -123 -12.0%
60-64 624 5.5% 674   681 -57 -8.4%
65 and older 418 3.7% 436   442 -24 -5.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,851 7,545 8,136
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 132 1.9% 173   155 -23 -14.8%
Mining 2 0.0% 3   2 0 0.0%
Utilities 19 0.3% 16   11 8 72.7%
Construction 422 6.0% 551   544 -122 -22.4%
Manufacturing 653 9.4% 872   788 -135 -17.1%
Wholesale Trade 177 2.5% 199   162 15 9.3%
Retail Trade 636 9.1% 675   707 -71 -10.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 308 4.4% 306   301 7 2.3%
Information 63 0.9% 77   144 -81 -56.3%
Finance and Insurance 105 1.5% 123   152 -47 -30.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 52 0.7% 67   73 -21 -28.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 231 3.3% 247   307 -76 -24.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 9 0.1% 5   21 -12 -57.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 391 5.6% 436   505 -114 -22.6%
Educational Services 204 2.9% 201   268 -64 -23.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 729 10.4% 720   866 -137 -15.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 70 1.0% 89   93 -23 -24.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 360 5.2% 413   454 -94 -20.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 192 2.7% 205   218 -26 -11.9%
Public Administration 115 1.6% 106   131 -16 -12.2%
Information Not Available 1,981 28.4% 2,061   2,234 -253 -11.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 74,241 90,540 72,345
Male 36,250 48.8% 46,331   35,489 761 2.1%
Female 36,087 48.6% 42,147   36,809 -722 -2.0%
Information Not Available 1,904 2.6% 2,062   47 1,857 3951.1%
 
Ethnicity 74,241 90,540 72,345
Hispanic or Latino 2,442 3.3% 3,401   2,044 398 19.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 56,382 75.9% 68,677   55,025 1,357 2.5%
Information Not Available 15,417 20.8% 18,462   15,276 141 0.9%
 
Race 74,241 90,540 72,345
American Indian or Alaskan Native 605 0.8% 769   959 -354 -36.9%
Asian 927 1.2% 2,385   578 349 60.4%
Black or African American 15,780 21.3% 16,518   12,952 2,828 21.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 67 0.1% 75   51 16 31.4%
White 39,513 53.2% 49,526   38,625 888 2.3%
Information Not Available 17,349 23.4% 21,267   19,180 -1,831 -9.5%
 
Years of Age 74,241 90,540 72,345
Younger than 22 1,797 1.6% 2,026   1,806 -9 -0.5%
22-24 4,608 4.2% 5,001   4,332 276 6.4%
25-34 18,020 16.5% 20,530   17,476 544 3.1%
35-44 16,817 15.4% 20,216   16,838 -21 -0.1%
45-54 18,345 16.8% 23,454   18,058 287 1.6%
55-59 7,859 7.2% 10,592   7,311 548 7.5%
60-64 4,615 4.2% 5,968   4,282 333 7.8%
65 and older 2,176 2.0% 2,752   2,208 -32 -1.4%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 1   34 -30 -88.2%
 
Industry 74,241 90,540 72,345
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 404 0.5% 427   416 -12 -2.9%
Mining 100 0.1% 112   72 28 38.9%
Utilities 42 0.1% 65   56 -14 -25.0%
Construction 3,644 4.9% 4,459   4,440 -796 -17.9%
Manufacturing 14,330 19.2% 20,944   9,431 4,899 51.9%
Wholesale Trade 5,900 7.9% 4,433   2,505 3,395 135.5%
Retail Trade 4,358 5.8% 4,416   4,692 -334 -7.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,207 3.0% 3,338   2,008 199 9.9%
Information 859 1.2% 899   797 62 7.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,714 2.3% 2,056   1,847 -133 -7.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 816 1.1% 834   875 -59 -6.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,306 7.1% 6,706   4,770 536 11.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,500 2.0% 2,868   1,421 79 5.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,438 11.3% 11,344   9,487 -1,049 -11.1%
Educational Services 2,773 3.7% 3,073   3,805 -1,032 -27.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 9,039 12.1% 9,075   9,496 -457 -4.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,063 1.4% 973   1,137 -74 -6.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,246 4.3% 3,627   3,474 -228 -6.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,999 2.7% 2,675   2,158 -159 -7.4%
Public Administration 1,004 1.3% 1,187   1,140 -136 -11.9%
Information Not Available 5,499 7.4% 7,029   8,318 -2,819 -33.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,564 35,777 38,704
Male 16,178 49.7% 18,271   20,195 -4,017 -19.9%
Female 16,378 50.3% 17,497   18,492 -2,114 -11.4%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 9   17 -9 -52.9%
 
Ethnicity 32,564 35,777 38,704
Hispanic or Latino 1,160 3.6% 1,310   1,244 -84 -6.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,919 85.7% 30,671   32,971 -5,052 -15.3%
Information Not Available 3,485 10.7% 3,796   4,489 -1,004 -22.4%
 
Race 32,564 35,777 38,704
American Indian or Alaskan Native 552 1.7% 599   586 -34 -5.8%
Asian 968 3.0% 1,121   1,217 -249 -20.5%
Black or African American 3,301 10.1% 3,420   3,834 -533 -13.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 65 0.2% 72   91 -26 -28.6%
White 24,836 76.3% 27,620   29,778 -4,942 -16.6%
Information Not Available 2,842 8.7% 2,945   3,198 -356 -11.1%
 
Years of Age 32,564 35,777 38,704
Younger than 22 399 0.7% 460   553 -154 -27.8%
22-24 1,205 2.2% 1,483   1,746 -541 -31.0%
25-34 7,439 13.6% 8,284   9,115 -1,676 -18.4%
35-44 6,990 12.8% 7,519   8,194 -1,204 -14.7%
45-54 8,050 14.8% 8,797   9,687 -1,637 -16.9%
55-59 4,057 7.4% 4,525   4,663 -606 -13.0%
60-64 2,892 5.3% 3,023   3,143 -251 -8.0%
65 and older 1,520 2.8% 1,677   1,570 -50 -3.2%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 9   33 -21 -63.6%
 
Industry 32,564 35,777 38,704
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 265 0.8% 324   252 13 5.2%
Mining 46 0.1% 97   133 -87 -65.4%
Utilities 141 0.4% 198   178 -37 -20.8%
Construction 2,550 7.8% 3,266   3,168 -618 -19.5%
Manufacturing 3,812 11.6% 4,548   4,976 -1,164 -23.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,604 4.9% 1,683   1,988 -384 -19.3%
Retail Trade 2,663 8.1% 2,791   3,068 -405 -13.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 951 2.9% 1,050   1,133 -182 -16.1%
Information 826 2.5% 800   847 -21 -2.5%
Finance and Insurance 1,372 4.2% 1,406   1,367 5 0.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 616 1.9% 671   625 -9 -1.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,582 7.9% 2,698   2,762 -180 -6.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 638 1.9% 669   735 -97 -13.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,221 9.8% 3,498   3,913 -692 -17.7%
Educational Services 1,513 4.6% 1,525   1,893 -380 -20.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,661 11.2% 3,772   4,189 -528 -12.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 473 1.4% 515   591 -118 -20.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,311 7.0% 2,571   2,583 -272 -10.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,582 4.8% 1,746   1,868 -286 -15.3%
Public Administration 638 1.9% 700   717 -79 -11.0%
Information Not Available 1,099 3.3% 1,249   1,718 -619 -36.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,813 39,698 44,819
Male 16,303 45.5% 17,265   21,429 -5,126 -23.9%
Female 19,473 54.4% 22,384   23,344 -3,871 -16.6%
Information Not Available 37 0.1% 49   46 -9 -19.6%
 
Ethnicity 35,813 39,698 44,819
Hispanic or Latino 1,212 3.4% 1,310   1,083 129 11.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,700 77.3% 30,875   35,775 -8,075 -22.6%
Information Not Available 6,901 19.3% 7,513   7,961 -1,060 -13.3%
 
Race 35,813 39,698 44,819
American Indian or Alaskan Native 236 0.7% 206   255 -19 -7.5%
Asian 230 0.6% 235   261 -31 -11.9%
Black or African American 7,380 20.6% 7,385   6,410 970 15.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 947 2.6% 836   418 529 126.6%
White 20,778 58.0% 22,121   23,751 -2,973 -12.5%
Information Not Available 6,242 17.4% 8,915   13,724 -7,482 -54.5%
 
Years of Age 35,813 39,698 44,819
Younger than 22 737 1.4% 696   933 -196 -21.0%
22-24 1,785 3.3% 1,917   2,381 -596 -25.0%
25-34 8,484 15.7% 8,988   10,367 -1,883 -18.2%
35-44 8,011 14.8% 8,870   10,131 -2,120 -20.9%
45-54 8,712 16.1% 9,812   11,284 -2,572 -22.8%
55-59 3,829 7.1% 4,360   4,715 -886 -18.8%
60-64 2,427 4.5% 2,833   2,955 -528 -17.9%
65 and older 1,826 3.4% 2,220   2,009 -183 -9.1%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 2   44 -42 -95.5%
 
Industry 35,813 39,698 44,819
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 151 0.4% 120   213 -62 -29.1%
Mining 66 0.2% 83   96 -30 -31.3%
Utilities 51 0.1% 41   55 -4 -7.3%
Construction 3,036 8.4% 2,837   3,636 -600 -16.5%
Manufacturing 3,238 9.0% 4,032   6,289 -3,051 -48.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,522 4.2% 1,445   1,615 -93 -5.8%
Retail Trade 3,359 9.3% 3,650   4,282 -923 -21.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,180 6.1% 3,309   2,501 -321 -12.8%
Information 819 2.3% 871   991 -172 -17.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,415 3.9% 1,459   1,436 -21 -1.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 586 1.6% 746   988 -402 -40.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,927 5.4% 1,924   2,161 -234 -10.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 166 0.5% 184   170 -4 -2.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,312 12.0% 4,518   5,343 -1,031 -19.3%
Educational Services 1,292 3.6% 1,353   1,385 -93 -6.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,845 13.5% 5,211   5,630 -785 -13.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 423 1.2% 413   525 -102 -19.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,417 9.5% 4,585   3,727 -310 -8.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,145 3.2% 1,141   1,632 -487 -29.8%
Public Administration 406 1.1% 407   497 -91 -18.3%
Information Not Available 1,457 4.1% 1,369   1,647 -190 -11.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Aug 2014 Percent Jul 2014     Aug 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 20,901 24,680 26,819
Male