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Characteristics of Insured Unemployment

May 2014

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants : Total Claimants
May 2014
May 2014 Apr 2014 Monthly Change May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,426,053 2,742,202 -316,149 2,771,236 -345,183 -12.5
Alaska 11,360 12,434 -1,074 12,110 -750 -6.2
Alabama 27,084 27,347 -263 30,999 -3,915 -12.6
Arkansas 22,251 22,264 -13 27,373 -5,122 -18.7
Arizona 40,741 38,161 2,580 42,170 -1,429 -3.4
California 428,829 473,036 -44,207 470,484 -41,655 -8.9
Colorado 32,873 37,738 -4,865 35,642 -2,769 -7.8
Connecticut 44,985 48,920 -3,935 48,770 -3,785 -7.8
District of Columbia 10,023 10,333 -310 10,586 -563 -5.3
Delaware 7,045 7,830 -785 7,578 -533 -7.0
Florida 93,248 99,708 -6,460 101,468 -8,220 -8.1
Georgia 44,941 46,306 -1,365 60,389 -15,448 -25.6
Hawaii 9,883 9,909 -26 11,170 -1,287 -11.5
Iowa 18,259 24,327 -6,068 22,065 -3,806 -17.2
Idaho 9,639 11,147 -1,508 11,111 -1,472 -13.2
Illinois 147,297 168,198 -20,901 144,833 2,464 1.7
Indiana 32,354 39,058 -6,704 43,653 -11,299 -25.9
Kansas 20,197 19,726 471 21,935 -1,738 -7.9
Kentucky 26,519 27,231 -712 31,613 -5,094 -16.1
Louisiana 16,704 16,796 -92 25,958 -9,254 -35.6
Massachusetts 71,822 85,496 -13,674 80,697 -8,875 -11.0
Maryland 49,040 52,688 -3,648 55,398 -6,358 -11.5
Maine 9,833 14,389 -4,556 10,748 -915 -8.5
Michigan 79,017 112,372 -33,355 78,677 340 0.4
Minnesota 40,374 60,256 -19,882 45,636 -5,262 -11.5
Missouri 35,211 37,097 -1,886 40,134 -4,923 -12.3
Mississippi 19,801 17,870 1,931 24,849 -5,048 -20.3
Montana 5,811 7,868 -2,057 7,232 -1,421 -19.6
North Carolina 50,387 53,586 -3,199 86,195 -35,808 -41.5
North Dakota 1,763 3,598 -1,835 2,474 -711 -28.7
Nebraska 6,782 7,658 -876 8,369 -1,587 -19.0
New Hampshire 6,528 8,283 -1,755 7,846 -1,318 -16.8
New Jersey 110,417 123,505 -13,088 115,913 -5,496 -4.7
New Mexico 15,045 17,183 -2,138 14,588 457 3.1
Nevada 29,400 31,347 -1,947 27,687 1,713 6.2
New York 175,088 204,772 -29,684 208,254 -33,166 -15.9
Ohio 64,199 78,963 -14,764 73,076 -8,877 -12.1
Oklahoma 5,386 17,588 -12,202 26,065 -20,679 -79.3
Oregon 36,916 40,885 -3,969 44,705 -7,789 -17.4
Pennsylvania 151,121 170,500 -19,379 161,717 -10,596 -6.6
Puerto Rico 24,023 24,982 -959 34,634 -10,611 -30.6
Rhode Island 9,987 12,588 -2,601 10,463 -476 -4.5
South Carolina 22,999 23,336 -337 31,697 -8,698 -27.4
South Dakota 1,413 2,474 -1,061 1,754 -341 -19.4
Tennessee 30,029 30,731 -702 40,596 -10,567 -26.0
Texas 140,676 140,057 619 150,351 -9,675 -6.4
Utah 12,755 14,019 -1,264 14,797 -2,042 -13.8
Virginia 43,607 46,217 -2,610 51,212 -7,605 -14.9
Virgin Islands 343 435 -92 486 -143 -29.4
Vermont 4,972 6,934 -1,962 5,614 -642 -11.4
Washington 56,450 63,502 -7,052 63,971 -7,521 -11.8
Wisconsin 53,222 71,357 -18,135 66,210 -12,988 -19.6
West Virginia 14,507 15,405 -898 15,155 -648 -4.3
Wyoming 2,897 3,792 -895 4,129 -1,232 -29.8
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,426,053   2,742,202   2,771,236 -345,183 -12.5
Male 1,329,992 54.8% 1,608,832   1,537,347 -207,355 -13.5%
Female 1,083,093 44.6% 1,121,791   1,213,477 -130,384 -10.7%
Information Not Available 12,968 0.5% 11,579   20,412 -7,444 -36.5%
 
Ethnicity 2,426,053   2,742,202   2,771,236    
Hispanic or Latino 409,365 16.9% 460,646   443,926 -34,561 -7.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,645,501 81.6% 1,845,495   1,942,610 -297,109 -15.3%
Information Not Available 371,188 13.3% 436,047   384,699 -13,511 -3.5%
 
Race 2,426,053   2,742,202   2,771,236
American Indian or Alaskan Native 28,760 1.2% 32,994   35,141 -6,381 -18.2%
Asian 78,430 3.2% 81,984   84,554 -6,124 -7.2%
Black or African American 434,498 17.9% 441,869   500,172 -65,674 -13.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 11,654 0.5% 12,402   13,029 -1,375 -10.6%
White 1,256,139 51.8% 1,458,854   1,493,693 -237,554 -15.9%
Information Not Available 616,572 25.4% 714,100   644,646 -28,074 -4.4%
 
Years of Age 2,426,053   2,742,202   2,771,236
Younger than 22 49,566 2.0% 56,067   64,900 -15,334 -23.6%
22-24 121,978 5.0% 139,656   152,784 -30,806 -20.2%
25-34 570,090 23.5% 643,169   662,948 -92,858 -14.0%
35-44 529,049 21.8% 601,498   608,612 -79,563 -13.1%
45-54 583,692 24.1% 667,406   661,813 -78,121 -11.8%
55-59 260,582 10.7% 292,506   284,511 -23,929 -8.4%
60-64 178,268 7.3% 195,934   192,126 -13,858 -7.2%
65 and older 116,878 4.8% 131,348   125,239 -8,361 -6.7%
Information Not Available 15,950 0.7% 14,618   18,303 -2,353 -12.9%
 
Industry 2,426,053   2,742,202   2,771,236
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 71,513 2.9% 98,874   68,933 2,580 3.7%
Mining 13,969 0.6% 19,359   18,430 -4,461 -24.2%
Utilities 4,346 0.2% 4,774   6,089 -1,743 -28.6%
Construction 259,927 10.7% 379,862   308,082 -48,155 -15.6%
Manufacturing 233,700 9.6% 251,630   284,930 -51,230 -18.0%
Wholesale Trade 83,739 3.5% 90,207   92,547 -8,808 -9.5%
Retail Trade 210,789 8.7% 222,622   239,118 -28,329 -11.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 73,975 3.0% 87,638   82,317 -8,342 -10.1%
Information 79,407 3.3% 77,030   88,942 -9,535 -10.7%
Finance and Insurance 81,296 3.4% 87,238   80,606 690 0.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 35,139 1.4% 38,869   37,488 -2,349 -6.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 133,151 5.5% 130,535   148,003 -14,852 -10.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 12,915 0.5% 15,841   13,572 -657 -4.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 316,701 13.1% 368,641   352,740 -36,039 -10.2%
Educational Services 50,451 2.1% 53,455   59,422 -8,971 -15.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 221,626 9.1% 217,134   250,235 -28,609 -11.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 37,380 1.5% 48,187   45,263 -7,883 -17.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 147,407 6.1% 152,931   173,547 -26,140 -15.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 61,728 2.5% 64,687   70,654 -8,926 -12.6%
Public Administration 37,522 1.5% 46,470   51,068 -13,546 -26.5%
Information Not Available 259,372 10.7% 286,218   299,250 -39,878 -13.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,360 12,434 12,110 -750 -6.2
Male 6,809 59.9% 7,913   7,337 -528 -7.2%
Female 4,551 40.1% 4,519   4,773 -222 -4.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 2   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 11,360   12,434   12,110    
Hispanic or Latino 582 5.1% 605   605 -23 -3.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,690 94.1% 11,748   11,358 -668 -5.9%
Information Not Available 88 0.8% 81   147 -59 -40.1%
 
Race 11,360 12,434 12,110
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,961 34.9% 3,823   3,989 -28 -0.7%
Asian 666 5.9% 506   807 -141 -17.5%
Black or African American 568 5.0% 516   607 -39 -6.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 255 2.2% 260   236 19 8.1%
White 5,456 48.0% 6,862   5,952 -496 -8.3%
Information Not Available 454 4.0% 467   519 -65 -12.5%
 
Years of Age 11,360 12,434 12,110
Younger than 22 315 2.0% 346   436 -121 -27.8%
22-24 791 4.9% 894   942 -151 -16.0%
25-34 3,303 20.5% 3,460   3,417 -114 -3.3%
35-44 2,391 14.8% 2,630   2,500 -109 -4.4%
45-54 2,477 15.3% 2,695   2,615 -138 -5.3%
55-59 1,060 6.6% 1,144   1,070 -10 -0.9%
60-64 670 4.1% 803   705 -35 -5.0%
65 and older 353 2.2% 462   425 -72 -16.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 11,360 12,434 12,110
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 52 0.5% 76   57 -5 -8.8%
Mining 379 3.3% 333   571 -192 -33.6%
Utilities 66 0.6% 68   57 9 15.8%
Construction 2,027 17.8% 2,832   2,089 -62 -3.0%
Manufacturing 825 7.2% 694   902 -77 -8.5%
Wholesale Trade 154 1.3% 148   194 -40 -20.6%
Retail Trade 1,129 9.9% 1,184   1,185 -56 -4.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 465 4.1% 518   448 17 3.8%
Information 138 1.2% 131   132 6 4.5%
Finance and Insurance 166 1.5% 234   226 -60 -26.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 310 2.7% 331   347 -37 -10.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 397 3.5% 459   459 -62 -13.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13 0.1% 30   24 -11 -45.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 580 5.1% 752   669 -89 -13.3%
Educational Services 421 3.7% 344   319 102 32.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,214 10.6% 1,050   1,120 94 8.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 114 1.0% 173   128 -14 -10.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 915 8.0% 1,049   1,013 -98 -9.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 483 4.2% 444   411 72 17.5%
Public Administration 1,166 10.2% 1,202   1,341 -175 -13.0%
Information Not Available 346 3.0% 382   418 -72 -17.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 27,084 27,347 30,999
Male 13,649 50.4% 14,385   15,886 -2,237 -14.1%
Female 13,409 49.5% 12,934   15,091 -1,682 -11.1%
Information Not Available 26 0.1% 28   22 4 18.2%
 
Ethnicity 27,084 27,347 30,999
Hispanic or Latino 343 1.3% 326   347 -4 -1.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,797 73.1% 20,018   23,794 -3,997 -16.8%
Information Not Available 6,944 25.6% 7,003   6,858 86 1.3%
 
Race 27,084 27,347 30,999
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,066 3.9% 1,033   1,280 -214 -16.7%
Asian 544 2.0% 577   610 -66 -10.8%
Black or African American 11,205 41.4% 10,973   12,565 -1,360 -10.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 47 0.2% 40   35 12 34.3%
White 12,811 47.3% 13,220   15,141 -2,330 -15.4%
Information Not Available 1,411 5.2% 1,504   1,368 43 3.1%
 
Years of Age 27,084 27,347 30,999
Younger than 22 831 2.2% 792   1,069 -238 -22.3%
22-24 1,802 4.7% 1,750   2,100 -298 -14.2%
25-34 6,960 18.2% 7,217   8,160 -1,200 -14.7%
35-44 6,143 16.1% 6,318   7,016 -873 -12.4%
45-54 6,009 15.7% 6,020   6,846 -837 -12.2%
55-59 2,566 6.7% 2,564   2,743 -177 -6.5%
60-64 1,630 4.3% 1,605   1,802 -172 -9.5%
65 and older 1,139 3.0% 1,076   1,249 -110 -8.8%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 5   14 -10 -71.4%
 
Industry 27,084 27,347 30,999
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 168 0.6% 197   175 -7 -4.0%
Mining 186 0.7% 158   217 -31 -14.3%
Utilities 41 0.2% 39   61 -20 -32.8%
Construction 2,486 9.1% 2,639   3,097 -611 -19.7%
Manufacturing 4,466 16.4% 4,841   4,835 -369 -7.6%
Wholesale Trade 890 3.3% 886   1,091 -201 -18.4%
Retail Trade 3,040 11.2% 3,218   3,425 -385 -11.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 928 3.4% 906   849 79 9.3%
Information 334 1.2% 286   391 -57 -14.6%
Finance and Insurance 749 2.7% 871   950 -201 -21.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 366 1.3% 377   391 -25 -6.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,504 5.5% 1,324   1,794 -290 -16.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 58 0.2% 50   107 -49 -45.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,718 13.6% 4,020   4,349 -631 -14.5%
Educational Services 437 1.6% 456   458 -21 -4.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,409 8.8% 2,383   2,809 -400 -14.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 149 0.5% 185   173 -24 -13.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,552 9.4% 2,029   2,897 -345 -11.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 720 2.6% 619   747 -27 -3.6%
Public Administration 387 1.4% 444   499 -112 -22.4%
Information Not Available 1,496 5.5% 1,419   1,684 -188 -11.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,251 22,264 27,373
Male 11,005 49.5% 11,887   14,078 -3,073 -21.8%
Female 10,270 46.2% 9,541   12,575 -2,305 -18.3%
Information Not Available 976 4.4% 836   720 256 35.6%
 
Ethnicity 22,251 22,264 27,373
Hispanic or Latino 721 3.2% 762   1,017 -296 -29.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,554 92.4% 20,666   25,636 -5,082 -19.8%
Information Not Available 976 4.4% 836   720 256 35.6%
 
Race 22,251 22,264 27,373
American Indian or Alaskan Native 225 1.0% 231   282 -57 -20.2%
Asian 168 0.8% 174   256 -88 -34.4%
Black or African American 6,405 28.8% 6,145   8,065 -1,660 -20.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 188 0.8% 179   219 -31 -14.2%
White 13,568 61.0% 13,937   16,814 -3,246 -19.3%
Information Not Available 1,697 7.6% 1,598   1,737 -40 -2.3%
 
Years of Age 22,251 22,264 27,373
Younger than 22 670 1.9% 690   1,015 -345 -34.0%
22-24 1,313 3.8% 1,265   1,638 -325 -19.8%
25-34 5,319 15.4% 5,262   6,668 -1,349 -20.2%
35-44 4,837 14.0% 4,869   6,173 -1,336 -21.6%
45-54 5,038 14.6% 5,115   6,205 -1,167 -18.8%
55-59 1,974 5.7% 2,038   2,423 -449 -18.5%
60-64 1,234 3.6% 1,275   1,524 -290 -19.0%
65 and older 890 2.6% 914   1,007 -117 -11.6%
Information Not Available 976 2.8% 836   720 256 35.6%
 
Industry 22,251 22,264 27,373
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 280 1.2% 437   301 -21 -7.0%
Mining 225 1.0% 233   255 -30 -11.8%
Utilities 39 0.2% 45   34 5 14.7%
Construction 1,931 8.6% 2,195   2,168 -237 -10.9%
Manufacturing 2,814 12.5% 3,056   4,645 -1,831 -39.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,056 4.7% 950   1,374 -318 -23.1%
Retail Trade 2,205 9.8% 2,240   2,462 -257 -10.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 754 3.3% 867   1,042 -288 -27.6%
Information 266 1.2% 239   277 -11 -4.0%
Finance and Insurance 396 1.8% 415   366 30 8.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 281 1.2% 295   305 -24 -7.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 845 3.8% 743   898 -53 -5.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 66 0.3% 58   119 -53 -44.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,322 10.3% 2,481   2,602 -280 -10.8%
Educational Services 415 1.8% 411   496 -81 -16.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,926 13.0% 2,727   3,698 -772 -20.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 142 0.6% 160   180 -38 -21.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,717 7.6% 1,236   2,030 -313 -15.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 468 2.1% 488   518 -50 -9.7%
Public Administration 417 1.9% 425   511 -94 -18.4%
Information Not Available 2,686 11.9% 2,563   3,092 -406 -13.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 40,741 38,161 42,170
Male 23,554 57.8% 21,948   24,366 -812 -3.3%
Female 17,163 42.1% 16,190   17,794 -631 -3.5%
Information Not Available 24 0.1% 23   10 14 140.0%
 
Ethnicity 40,741 38,161 42,170
Hispanic or Latino 16,124 39.6% 14,038   16,387 -263 -1.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,996 41.7% 16,875   17,724 -728 -4.1%
Information Not Available 7,621 18.7% 7,248   8,059 -438 -5.4%
 
Race 40,741 38,161 42,170
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,251 5.5% 2,186   2,344 -93 -4.0%
Asian 2,206 5.4% 1,613   1,976 230 11.6%
Black or African American 2,704 6.6% 2,677   2,751 -47 -1.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 294 0.7% 368   200 94 47.0%
White 23,104 56.7% 22,324   24,427 -1,323 -5.4%
Information Not Available 10,182 25.0% 8,993   10,472 -290 -2.8%
 
Years of Age 40,741 38,161 42,170
Younger than 22 1,079 1.8% 905   1,160 -81 -7.0%
22-24 2,093 3.4% 1,940   2,394 -301 -12.6%
25-34 8,933 14.7% 8,594   9,413 -480 -5.1%
35-44 8,593 14.1% 8,138   8,898 -305 -3.4%
45-54 10,522 17.3% 9,620   10,920 -398 -3.6%
55-59 4,609 7.6% 4,372   4,574 35 0.8%
60-64 3,062 5.0% 2,886   2,940 122 4.1%
65 and older 1,850 3.0% 1,706   1,871 -21 -1.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 40,741 38,161 42,170
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 6,394 13.6% 4,666   6,489 -95 -1.5%
Mining 108 0.2% 139   112 -4 -3.6%
Utilities 65 0.1% 70   90 -25 -27.8%
Construction 4,302 9.1% 4,071   3,553 749 21.1%
Manufacturing 1,933 4.1% 1,866   2,264 -331 -14.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,222 2.6% 1,216   1,410 -188 -13.3%
Retail Trade 2,795 5.9% 2,833   2,800 -5 -0.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 720 1.5% 763   863 -143 -16.6%
Information 432 0.9% 401   426 6 1.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,728 3.7% 1,827   1,260 468 37.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 697 1.5% 694   665 32 4.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,944 4.1% 1,775   2,091 -147 -7.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 118 0.3% 122   114 4 3.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,875 10.3% 4,885   5,010 -135 -2.7%
Educational Services 944 2.0% 953   918 26 2.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,995 6.4% 3,022   3,253 -258 -7.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 351 0.7% 332   424 -73 -17.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,687 3.6% 1,550   1,641 46 2.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 705 1.5% 713   770 -65 -8.4%
Public Administration 741 1.6% 812   928 -187 -20.2%
Information Not Available 5,985 12.7% 5,451   7,089 -1,104 -15.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 428,829 473,036 470,484
Male 245,018 57.1% 275,759   266,303 -21,285 -8.0%
Female 183,619 42.8% 196,887   203,886 -20,267 -9.9%
Information Not Available 192 0.0% 390   295 -103 -34.9%
 
Ethnicity 428,829 473,036 470,484
Hispanic or Latino 148,974 34.7% 168,188   149,051 -77 -0.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 221,632 51.7% 230,076   243,364 -21,732 -8.9%
Information Not Available 58,223 13.6% 74,772   78,069 -19,846 -25.4%
 
Race 428,829 473,036 470,484
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,695 0.6% 3,124   3,446 -751 -21.8%
Asian 37,532 8.8% 38,557   39,281 -1,749 -4.5%
Black or African American 29,545 6.9% 30,065   32,291 -2,746 -8.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 151,861 35.4% 158,329   168,346 -16,485 -9.8%
Information Not Available 207,196 48.3% 242,961   227,120 -19,924 -8.8%
 
Years of Age 428,829 473,036 470,484
Younger than 22 9,239 1.7% 9,957   10,140 -901 -8.9%
22-24 21,461 3.9% 25,965   24,514 -3,053 -12.5%
25-34 101,818 18.7% 111,963   112,821 -11,003 -9.8%
35-44 89,115 16.3% 99,566   101,402 -12,287 -12.1%
45-54 103,454 19.0% 116,063   112,822 -9,368 -8.3%
55-59 45,808 8.4% 47,928   49,716 -3,908 -7.9%
60-64 34,934 6.4% 35,531   36,327 -1,393 -3.8%
65 and older 23,000 4.2% 25,868   22,742 258 1.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 195   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 428,829 473,036 470,484
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 50,907 10.6% 74,772   46,861 4,046 8.6%
Mining 289 0.1% 879   2,067 -1,778 -86.0%
Utilities 1,059 0.2% 1,074   2,166 -1,107 -51.1%
Construction 44,750 9.3% 53,199   51,685 -6,935 -13.4%
Manufacturing 42,055 8.8% 40,803   47,058 -5,003 -10.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,828 0.4% 1,562   2,560 -732 -28.6%
Retail Trade 32,432 6.8% 33,774   36,130 -3,698 -10.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 12,607 2.6% 13,568   12,404 203 1.6%
Information 41,767 8.7% 38,850   47,452 -5,685 -12.0%
Finance and Insurance 8,854 1.8% 10,152   9,845 -991 -10.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 4,042 0.8% 3,514   2,953 1,089 36.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 8,758 1.8% 9,859   11,125 -2,367 -21.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 81,320 17.0% 88,535   81,911 -591 -0.7%
Educational Services 8,180 1.7% 9,664   13,192 -5,012 -38.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 31,181 6.5% 26,941   34,358 -3,177 -9.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 7,314 1.5% 7,516   10,140 -2,826 -27.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 17,900 3.7% 19,523   22,151 -4,251 -19.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 12,703 2.6% 11,714   12,208 495 4.1%
Public Administration 3,368 0.7% 5,369   6,104 -2,736 -44.8%
Information Not Available 17,515 3.7% 21,768   18,114 -599 -3.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,873 37,738 35,642
Male 17,226 52.4% 20,773   20,111 -2,885 -14.3%
Female 15,646 47.6% 16,963   15,531 115 0.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 2   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 32,873 37,738 35,642
Hispanic or Latino 6,174 18.8% 7,617   7,230 -1,056 -14.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,583 71.7% 26,457   25,197 -1,614 -6.4%
Information Not Available 3,116 9.5% 3,664   3,215 -99 -3.1%
 
Race 32,873 37,738 35,642
American Indian or Alaskan Native 582 1.8% 682   664 -82 -12.3%
Asian 669 2.0% 717   663 6 0.9%
Black or African American 2,290 7.0% 2,606   2,315 -25 -1.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 101 0.3% 142   134 -33 -24.6%
White 23,683 72.0% 26,937   25,802 -2,119 -8.2%
Information Not Available 5,548 16.9% 6,654   6,064 -516 -8.5%
 
Years of Age 32,873 37,738 35,642
Younger than 22 514 1.0% 594   588 -74 -12.6%
22-24 1,215 2.3% 1,330   1,408 -193 -13.7%
25-34 7,497 13.9% 8,246   8,352 -855 -10.2%
35-44 7,321 13.6% 8,422   8,140 -819 -10.1%
45-54 8,093 15.0% 9,564   9,033 -940 -10.4%
55-59 3,940 7.3% 4,652   4,174 -234 -5.6%
60-64 2,734 5.1% 3,181   2,608 126 4.8%
65 and older 1,556 2.9% 1,746   1,331 225 16.9%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 3   8 -5 -62.5%
 
Industry 32,873 37,738 35,642
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 218 0.7% 310   277 -59 -21.3%
Mining 515 1.6% 618   617 -102 -16.5%
Utilities 40 0.1% 49   47 -7 -14.9%
Construction 3,221 9.7% 4,811   4,325 -1,104 -25.5%
Manufacturing 1,965 5.9% 2,281   2,407 -442 -18.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,296 3.9% 1,471   1,635 -339 -20.7%
Retail Trade 2,939 8.9% 3,173   3,307 -368 -11.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 876 2.6% 1,103   1,005 -129 -12.8%
Information 996 3.0% 1,114   1,089 -93 -8.5%
Finance and Insurance 1,633 4.9% 1,874   1,236 397 32.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 851 2.6% 928   861 -10 -1.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,999 9.1% 3,304   3,028 -29 -1.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 428 1.3% 488   399 29 7.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,470 13.5% 5,568   4,520 -50 -1.1%
Educational Services 970 2.9% 1,112   917 53 5.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,888 8.7% 3,188   2,826 62 2.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,075 3.2% 768   1,151 -76 -6.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,060 9.2% 2,657   3,307 -247 -7.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 888 2.7% 997   987 -99 -10.0%
Public Administration 667 2.0% 885   701 -34 -4.9%
Information Not Available 878 2.7% 1,039   1,000 -122 -12.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 44,985 48,920 48,770
Male 24,500 54.5% 28,961   26,650 -2,150 -8.1%
Female 20,485 45.5% 19,959   22,120 -1,635 -7.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 44,985 48,920 48,770
Hispanic or Latino 6,705 14.9% 7,591   7,420 -715 -9.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 38,280 85.1% 41,329   41,350 -3,070 -7.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 44,985 48,920 48,770
American Indian or Alaskan Native 153 0.3% 159   180 -27 -15.0%
Asian 867 1.9% 815   921 -54 -5.9%
Black or African American 7,221 16.1% 7,369   7,731 -510 -6.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 25,441 56.6% 28,167   27,078 -1,637 -6.0%
Information Not Available 11,303 25.1% 12,410   12,860 -1,557 -12.1%
 
Years of Age 44,985 48,920 48,770
Younger than 22 845 1.3% 910   1,010 -165 -16.3%
22-24 2,377 3.6% 2,655   2,780 -403 -14.5%
25-34 10,494 15.7% 11,394   11,303 -809 -7.2%
35-44 8,812 13.2% 9,778   9,732 -920 -9.5%
45-54 10,729 16.1% 11,622   11,794 -1,065 -9.0%
55-59 4,979 7.5% 5,426   5,099 -120 -2.4%
60-64 3,616 5.4% 3,889   3,784 -168 -4.4%
65 and older 3,133 4.7% 3,246   3,268 -135 -4.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 44,985 48,920 48,770
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 217 0.5% 336   211 6 2.8%
Mining 22 0.0% 49   25 -3 -12.0%
Utilities 98 0.2% 101   70 28 40.0%
Construction 4,491 9.9% 6,649   4,941 -450 -9.1%
Manufacturing 4,933 10.9% 5,058   4,925 8 0.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,909 4.2% 1,973   2,129 -220 -10.3%
Retail Trade 5,811 12.9% 5,829   5,994 -183 -3.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,579 3.5% 1,672   1,824 -245 -13.4%
Information 948 2.1% 858   887 61 6.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,966 4.3% 1,999   2,311 -345 -14.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 622 1.4% 742   751 -129 -17.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,467 5.5% 2,041   2,511 -44 -1.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 309 0.7% 309   300 9 3.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,620 12.4% 7,080   6,119 -499 -8.2%
Educational Services 1,149 2.5% 1,172   1,332 -183 -13.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,619 12.4% 5,551   6,195 -576 -9.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,084 2.4% 1,494   1,388 -304 -21.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,568 7.9% 3,199   3,779 -211 -5.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,419 3.1% 1,474   1,658 -239 -14.4%
Public Administration 559 1.2% 653   642 -83 -12.9%
Information Not Available 595 1.3% 681   778 -183 -23.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,023 10,333 10,586
Male 4,830 48.2% 5,015   5,190 -360 -6.9%
Female 5,191 51.8% 5,316   5,390 -199 -3.7%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 2   6 -4 -66.7%
 
Ethnicity 10,023 10,333 10,586
Hispanic or Latino 894 8.9% 935   822 72 8.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,101 90.8% 9,377   9,711 -610 -6.3%
Information Not Available 28 0.3% 21   53 -25 -47.2%
 
Race 10,023 10,333 10,586
American Indian or Alaskan Native 38 0.4% 44   70 -32 -45.7%
Asian 303 3.0% 296   320 -17 -5.3%
Black or African American 6,829 68.1% 7,008   7,216 -387 -5.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 21 0.2% 25   42 -21 -50.0%
White 2,050 20.5% 2,142   2,462 -412 -16.7%
Information Not Available 782 7.8% 818   476 306 64.3%
 
Years of Age 10,023 10,333 10,586
Younger than 22 171 1.5% 188   197 -26 -13.2%
22-24 500 4.4% 460   571 -71 -12.4%
25-34 2,596 22.8% 2,742   2,864 -268 -9.4%
35-44 2,257 19.9% 2,354   2,424 -167 -6.9%
45-54 2,366 20.8% 2,486   2,461 -95 -3.9%
55-59 1,032 9.1% 1,026   1,012 20 2.0%
60-64 709 6.2% 686   682 27 4.0%
65 and older 392 3.4% 391   375 17 4.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,023 10,333 10,586
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 2 0.0% 0   2 0 0.0%
Utilities 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Construction 47 0.5% 59   39 8 20.5%
Manufacturing 7 0.1% 7   7 0 0.0%
Wholesale Trade 9 0.1% 8   6 3 50.0%
Retail Trade 40 0.4% 44   33 7 21.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 13 0.1% 16   9 4 44.4%
Information 8 0.1% 15   14 -6 -42.9%
Finance and Insurance 7 0.1% 7   11 -4 -36.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 8 0.1% 8   10 -2 -20.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 71 0.7% 88   95 -24 -25.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4 0.0% 4   1 3 300.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 51 0.5% 65   106 -55 -51.9%
Educational Services 15 0.1% 22   12 3 25.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 40 0.4% 40   21 19 90.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2 0.0% 6   7 -5 -71.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 22 0.2% 20   32 -10 -31.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 18 0.2% 22   39 -21 -53.8%
Public Administration 6 0.1% 6   2 4 200.0%
Information Not Available 9,653 96.3% 9,896   10,140 -487 -4.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,045 7,830 7,578
Male 3,264 46.3% 3,840   3,534 -270 -7.6%
Female 3,413 48.4% 3,576   3,652 -239 -6.5%
Information Not Available 368 5.2% 414   392 -24 -6.1%
 
Ethnicity 7,045 7,830 7,578
Hispanic or Latino 463 6.6% 499   512 -49 -9.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,214 88.2% 6,917   6,673 -459 -6.9%
Information Not Available 369 5.2% 414   392 -23 -5.9%
 
Race 7,045 7,830 7,578
American Indian or Alaskan Native 21 0.3% 18   21 0 0.0%
Asian 121 1.7% 147   133 -12 -9.0%
Black or African American 2,778 39.4% 3,043   2,927 -149 -5.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 16 0.2% 16   20 -4 -20.0%
White 3,899 55.3% 4,383   4,212 -313 -7.4%
Information Not Available 210 3.0% 224   264 -54 -20.5%
 
Years of Age 7,045 7,830 7,578
Younger than 22 157 1.5% 169   165 -8 -4.8%
22-24 370 3.5% 372   438 -68 -15.5%
25-34 1,701 16.3% 1,920   1,791 -90 -5.0%
35-44 1,454 13.9% 1,611   1,675 -221 -13.2%
45-54 1,722 16.5% 1,897   1,827 -105 -5.7%
55-59 702 6.7% 796   735 -33 -4.5%
60-64 507 4.9% 552   526 -19 -3.6%
65 and older 349 3.3% 420   364 -15 -4.1%
Information Not Available 83 0.8% 93   57 26 45.6%
 
Industry 7,045 7,830 7,578
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 10 0.1% 16   12 -2 -16.7%
Mining 2 0.0% 2   0 2 0.0%
Utilities 5 0.1% 8   10 -5 -50.0%
Construction 462 6.5% 596   555 -93 -16.8%
Manufacturing 709 10.0% 788   781 -72 -9.2%
Wholesale Trade 187 2.7% 198   265 -78 -29.4%
Retail Trade 1,089 15.4% 1,184   1,155 -66 -5.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 172 2.4% 206   214 -42 -19.6%
Information 126 1.8% 92   99 27 27.3%
Finance and Insurance 534 7.6% 573   549 -15 -2.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 137 1.9% 153   124 13 10.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 398 5.6% 390   511 -113 -22.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 28 0.4% 26   21 7 33.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,290 18.3% 1,426   1,244 46 3.7%
Educational Services 111 1.6% 130   140 -29 -20.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 766 10.9% 783   786 -20 -2.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 119 1.7% 158   145 -26 -17.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 619 8.8% 801   647 -28 -4.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 196 2.8% 224   226 -30 -13.3%
Public Administration 70 1.0% 68   71 -1 -1.4%
Information Not Available 15 0.2% 8   23 -8 -34.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 93,248 99,708 101,468
Male 44,605 47.8% 49,014   50,913 -6,308 -12.4%
Female 48,573 52.1% 50,631   50,508 -1,935 -3.8%
Information Not Available 70 0.1% 63   47 23 48.9%
 
Ethnicity 93,248 99,708 101,468
Hispanic or Latino 23,346 25.0% 24,626   26,090 -2,744 -10.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 62,665 67.2% 67,017   72,399 -9,734 -13.4%
Information Not Available 7,237 7.8% 8,065   2,979 4,258 142.9%
 
Race 93,248 99,708 101,468
American Indian or Alaskan Native 672 0.7% 771   418 254 60.8%
Asian 1,194 1.3% 1,293   465 729 156.8%
Black or African American 24,148 25.9% 25,342   24,418 -270 -1.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 454 0.5% 568   1,213 -759 -62.6%
White 56,602 60.7% 59,848   63,169 -6,567 -10.4%
Information Not Available 10,178 10.9% 11,886   11,785 -1,607 -13.6%
 
Years of Age 93,248 99,708 101,468
Younger than 22 1,300 0.9% 1,443   1,444 -144 -10.0%
22-24 4,398 3.1% 4,510   4,680 -282 -6.0%
25-34 20,658 14.4% 21,524   22,726 -2,068 -9.1%
35-44 19,440 13.5% 20,943   21,885 -2,445 -11.2%
45-54 20,449 14.2% 22,500   25,274 -4,825 -19.1%
55-59 9,057 6.3% 9,669   11,223 -2,166 -19.3%
60-64 6,193 4.3% 6,874   8,059 -1,866 -23.2%
65 and older 4,332 3.0% 4,727   6,176 -1,844 -29.9%
Information Not Available 7,421 5.2% 7,518   1 7,420 742000.0%
 
Industry 93,248 99,708 101,468
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,276 1.3% 916   1,490 -214 -14.4%
Mining 90 0.1% 79   79 11 13.9%
Utilities 178 0.2% 194   219 -41 -18.7%
Construction 4,754 5.0% 5,237   6,526 -1,772 -27.2%
Manufacturing 3,757 4.0% 4,361   5,285 -1,528 -28.9%
Wholesale Trade 3,587 3.8% 4,081   4,460 -873 -19.6%
Retail Trade 10,111 10.7% 10,703   12,256 -2,145 -17.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,414 2.6% 2,638   2,656 -242 -9.1%
Information 1,689 1.8% 1,732   1,860 -171 -9.2%
Finance and Insurance 4,240 4.5% 4,656   4,494 -254 -5.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,950 2.1% 2,274   2,298 -348 -15.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,498 6.9% 6,633   7,201 -703 -9.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 605 0.6% 602   671 -66 -9.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 15,438 16.3% 16,797   18,819 -3,381 -18.0%
Educational Services 2,534 2.7% 2,824   2,124 410 19.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 9,028 9.6% 9,648   10,075 -1,047 -10.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,529 1.6% 1,588   2,149 -620 -28.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 7,137 7.6% 7,135   8,568 -1,431 -16.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,456 2.6% 2,544   2,925 -469 -16.0%
Public Administration 1,508 1.6% 1,881   1,439 69 4.8%
Information Not Available 12,469 13.2% 13,185   5,874 6,595 112.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 44,941 46,306 60,389
Male 20,927 46.6% 22,351   29,224 -8,297 -28.4%
Female 23,400 52.1% 23,261   30,353 -6,953 -22.9%
Information Not Available 614 1.4% 694   812 -198 -24.4%
 
Ethnicity 44,941 46,306 60,389
Hispanic or Latino 58 0.1% 108   107 -49 -45.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 44,269 98.5% 45,504   59,470 -15,201 -25.6%
Information Not Available 614 1.4% 694   812 -198 -24.4%
 
Race 44,941 46,306 60,389
American Indian or Alaskan Native 206 0.5% 239   312 -106 -34.0%
Asian 706 1.6% 693   884 -178 -20.1%
Black or African American 24,053 53.5% 24,438   31,233 -7,180 -23.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 19,362 43.1% 20,242   27,148 -7,786 -28.7%
Information Not Available 614 1.4% 694   812 -198 -24.4%
 
Years of Age 44,941 46,306 60,389
Younger than 22 783 1.3% 746   1,230 -447 -36.3%
22-24 2,217 3.6% 2,163   3,200 -983 -30.7%
25-34 11,009 17.9% 11,175   14,874 -3,865 -26.0%
35-44 10,665 17.3% 11,010   14,239 -3,574 -25.1%
45-54 10,602 17.2% 11,070   14,190 -3,588 -25.3%
55-59 4,281 7.0% 4,435   5,433 -1,152 -21.2%
60-64 2,712 4.4% 2,823   3,498 -786 -22.5%
65 and older 1,617 2.6% 1,630   2,255 -638 -28.3%
Information Not Available 1,055 1.7% 1,254   1,470 -415 -28.2%
 
Industry 44,941 46,306 60,389
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 489 1.1% 813   598 -109 -18.2%
Mining 25 0.1% 29   42 -17 -40.5%
Utilities 55 0.1% 59   105 -50 -47.6%
Construction 1,945 4.3% 2,135   2,953 -1,008 -34.1%
Manufacturing 3,303 7.3% 3,495   5,138 -1,835 -35.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,905 4.2% 2,023   2,710 -805 -29.7%
Retail Trade 3,567 7.9% 3,646   4,662 -1,095 -23.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 913 2.0% 1,039   1,296 -383 -29.6%
Information 851 1.9% 923   1,149 -298 -25.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,335 2.9% 1,407   1,678 -343 -20.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 603 1.3% 693   841 -238 -28.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,343 16.2% 7,728   9,929 -2,586 -26.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 46 0.1% 54   78 -32 -41.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 117 0.3% 135   134 -17 -12.7%
Educational Services 961 2.1% 1,033   1,453 -492 -33.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,849 6.3% 2,781   3,763 -914 -24.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,903 6.4% 2,227   3,914 -1,011 -25.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 288 0.6% 322   486 -198 -40.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 652 1.4% 430   971 -319 -32.9%
Public Administration 623 1.4% 657   974 -351 -36.0%
Information Not Available 14,168 31.2% 14,677   17,515 -3,347 -19.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,883 9,909 11,170
Male 6,672 67.5% 6,811   7,379 -707 -9.6%
Female 3,208 32.5% 3,097   3,790 -582 -15.4%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 1   1 2 200.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,883 9,909 11,170
Hispanic or Latino 613 6.2% 609   598 15 2.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,209 72.9% 7,326   8,399 -1,190 -14.2%
Information Not Available 2,061 20.9% 1,974   2,173 -112 -5.2%
 
Race 9,883 9,909 11,170
American Indian or Alaskan Native 43 0.4% 51   58 -15 -25.9%
Asian 3,273 33.1% 3,319   3,795 -522 -13.8%
Black or African American 163 1.6% 183   212 -49 -23.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,702 27.3% 2,598   2,895 -193 -6.7%
White 2,368 24.0% 2,440   2,777 -409 -14.7%
Information Not Available 1,334 13.5% 1,318   1,433 -99 -6.9%
 
Years of Age 9,883 9,909 11,170
Younger than 22 109 1.0% 128   129 -20 -15.5%
22-24 366 3.2% 322   371 -5 -1.3%
25-34 2,313 20.2% 2,309   2,660 -347 -13.0%
35-44 2,234 19.5% 2,270   2,568 -334 -13.0%
45-54 2,427 21.2% 2,428   2,624 -197 -7.5%
55-59 1,051 9.2% 1,037   1,184 -133 -11.2%
60-64 822 7.2% 835   948 -126 -13.3%
65 and older 561 4.9% 580   686 -125 -18.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 9,883 9,909 11,170
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 219 2.2% 324   388 -169 -43.6%
Mining 1 0.0% 3   3 -2 -66.7%
Utilities 32 0.3% 40   21 11 52.4%
Construction 3,214 31.8% 3,287   3,204 10 0.3%
Manufacturing 268 2.7% 238   327 -59 -18.0%
Wholesale Trade 191 1.9% 180   174 17 9.8%
Retail Trade 528 5.2% 539   569 -41 -7.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 272 2.7% 301   308 -36 -11.7%
Information 246 2.4% 260   354 -108 -30.5%
Finance and Insurance 165 1.6% 173   138 27 19.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 151 1.5% 165   143 8 5.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 395 3.9% 329   512 -117 -22.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 146 1.4% 96   30 116 386.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,138 11.3% 1,140   1,449 -311 -21.5%
Educational Services 66 0.7% 75   82 -16 -19.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 433 4.3% 443   529 -96 -18.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 107 1.1% 107   123 -16 -13.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 822 8.1% 721   906 -84 -9.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 206 2.0% 223   273 -67 -24.5%
Public Administration 120 1.2% 119   166 -46 -27.7%
Information Not Available 1,163 11.5% 1,146   1,471 -308 -20.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 18,259 24,327 22,065
Male 9,845 53.9% 15,857   12,573 -2,728 -21.7%
Female 8,160 44.7% 8,290   9,492 -1,332 -14.0%
Information Not Available 254 1.4% 180   0 254 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 18,259 24,327 22,065
Hispanic or Latino 1,072 5.9% 1,761   1,260 -188 -14.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,353 89.6% 21,716   19,785 -3,432 -17.3%
Information Not Available 834 4.6% 850   1,020 -186 -18.2%
 
Race 18,259 24,327 22,065
American Indian or Alaskan Native 146 0.8% 167   152 -6 -3.9%
Asian 205 1.1% 259   256 -51 -19.9%
Black or African American 1,559 8.5% 1,720   1,876 -317 -16.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 14,443 79.1% 19,570   17,501 -3,058 -17.5%
Information Not Available 1,906 10.4% 2,611   2,280 -374 -16.4%
 
Years of Age 18,259 24,327 22,065
Younger than 22 344 1.1% 446   454 -110 -24.2%
22-24 834 2.7% 1,080   1,164 -330 -28.4%
25-34 4,220 13.5% 5,567   5,023 -803 -16.0%
35-44 4,003 12.8% 5,227   4,680 -677 -14.5%
45-54 4,399 14.1% 5,880   5,496 -1,097 -20.0%
55-59 2,096 6.7% 2,869   2,559 -463 -18.1%
60-64 1,483 4.8% 1,944   1,691 -208 -12.3%
65 and older 875 2.8% 1,306   993 -118 -11.9%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 8   5 0 0.0%
 
Industry 18,259 24,327 22,065
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 129 0.7% 198   196 -67 -34.2%
Mining 106 0.6% 435   109 -3 -2.8%
Utilities 31 0.2% 41   35 -4 -11.4%
Construction 2,831 15.4% 6,799   3,657 -826 -22.6%
Manufacturing 3,250 17.7% 4,134   4,240 -990 -23.3%
Wholesale Trade 807 4.4% 897   1,073 -266 -24.8%
Retail Trade 1,657 9.0% 1,771   1,968 -311 -15.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 601 3.3% 891   751 -150 -20.0%
Information 662 3.6% 516   687 -25 -3.6%
Finance and Insurance 813 4.4% 864   726 87 12.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 177 1.0% 192   200 -23 -11.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 795 4.3% 648   962 -167 -17.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 44 0.2% 51   23 21 91.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,011 10.9% 2,545   2,472 -461 -18.6%
Educational Services 338 1.8% 343   413 -75 -18.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,729 9.4% 1,644   1,933 -204 -10.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 199 1.1% 270   238 -39 -16.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,214 6.6% 1,031   1,436 -222 -15.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 421 2.3% 477   453 -32 -7.1%
Public Administration 259 1.4% 358   293 -34 -11.6%
Information Not Available 185 1.0% 222   200 -15 -7.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,639 11,147 11,111
Male 5,418 56.2% 7,066   6,359 -941 -14.8%
Female 4,219 43.8% 4,074   4,748 -529 -11.1%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 7   4 -2 -50.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,639 11,147 11,111
Hispanic or Latino 1,135 11.8% 1,253   1,333 -198 -14.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,929 82.3% 9,279   9,170 -1,241 -13.5%
Information Not Available 575 6.0% 615   608 -33 -5.4%
 
Race 9,639 11,147 11,111
American Indian or Alaskan Native 174 1.8% 195   198 -24 -12.1%
Asian 107 1.1% 129   142 -35 -24.6%
Black or African American 89 0.9% 93   130 -41 -31.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 47 0.5% 48   37 10 27.0%
White 7,796 80.9% 9,104   8,948 -1,152 -12.9%
Information Not Available 1,426 14.8% 1,578   1,656 -230 -13.9%
 
Years of Age 9,639 11,147 11,111
Younger than 22 187 1.1% 210   231 -44 -19.0%
22-24 444 2.7% 501   569 -125 -22.0%
25-34 2,022 12.2% 2,392   2,552 -530 -20.8%
35-44 2,035 12.3% 2,372   2,364 -329 -13.9%
45-54 2,414 14.6% 2,754   2,747 -333 -12.1%
55-59 1,172 7.1% 1,384   1,250 -78 -6.2%
60-64 869 5.2% 971   879 -10 -1.1%
65 and older 496 3.0% 563   519 -23 -4.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 9,639 11,147 11,111
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 498 4.9% 888   453 45 9.9%
Mining 42 0.4% 92   68 -26 -38.2%
Utilities 16 0.2% 23   30 -14 -46.7%
Construction 868 8.6% 1,464   1,051 -183 -17.4%
Manufacturing 1,205 11.9% 1,329   1,160 45 3.9%
Wholesale Trade 297 2.9% 332   406 -109 -26.8%
Retail Trade 886 8.7% 929   1,084 -198 -18.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 356 3.5% 487   458 -102 -22.3%
Information 136 1.3% 136   176 -40 -22.7%
Finance and Insurance 283 2.8% 282   260 23 8.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 101 1.0% 113   131 -30 -22.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 412 4.1% 381   607 -195 -32.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 37 0.4% 42   29 8 27.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,288 12.7% 1,099   1,041 247 23.7%
Educational Services 166 1.6% 158   206 -40 -19.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 755 7.4% 765   1,049 -294 -28.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 156 1.5% 173   193 -37 -19.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 540 5.3% 582   763 -223 -29.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 196 1.9% 224   276 -80 -29.0%
Public Administration 179 1.8% 266   260 -81 -31.2%
Information Not Available 1,222 12.1% 1,382   1,410 -188 -13.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 147,297 168,198 144,833
Male 82,420 56.0% 103,588   86,032 -3,612 -4.2%
Female 63,804 43.3% 63,456   57,757 6,047 10.5%
Information Not Available 1,073 0.7% 1,154   1,044 29 2.8%
 
Ethnicity 147,297 168,198 144,833
Hispanic or Latino 21,498 14.6% 29,998   19,900 1,598 8.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 109,533 74.4% 120,247   109,833 -300 -0.3%
Information Not Available 16,266 11.0% 17,953   15,100 1,166 7.7%
 
Race 147,297 168,198 144,833
American Indian or Alaskan Native 723 0.5% 837   628 95 15.1%
Asian 3,479 2.4% 3,786   2,937 542 18.5%
Black or African American 38,187 25.9% 37,127   34,439 3,748 10.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 326 0.2% 372   328 -2 -0.6%
White 89,093 60.5% 105,373   92,637 -3,544 -3.8%
Information Not Available 15,489 10.5% 20,703   13,864 1,625 11.7%
 
Years of Age 147,297 168,198 144,833
Younger than 22 1,866 0.8% 2,311   2,530 -664 -26.2%
22-24 5,887 2.6% 6,772   6,872 -985 -14.3%
25-34 32,700 14.5% 37,849   34,488 -1,788 -5.2%
35-44 34,308 15.2% 40,542   34,331 -23 -0.1%
45-54 37,863 16.8% 44,001   36,409 1,454 4.0%
55-59 17,410 7.7% 19,239   15,624 1,786 11.4%
60-64 11,380 5.1% 11,573   9,389 1,991 21.2%
65 and older 5,883 2.6% 5,911   5,190 693 13.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 147,297 168,198 144,833
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 497 0.3% 672   468 29 6.2%
Mining 349 0.2% 760   593 -244 -41.1%
Utilities 188 0.1% 237   255 -67 -26.3%
Construction 18,651 12.6% 30,123   22,057 -3,406 -15.4%
Manufacturing 15,119 10.2% 15,780   16,660 -1,541 -9.2%
Wholesale Trade 6,522 4.4% 7,167   5,948 574 9.7%
Retail Trade 16,225 11.0% 14,689   13,065 3,160 24.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,163 4.2% 7,545   6,214 -51 -0.8%
Information 2,605 1.8% 2,693   2,888 -283 -9.8%
Finance and Insurance 5,856 4.0% 5,839   4,396 1,460 33.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,193 1.5% 2,232   2,014 179 8.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 9,747 6.6% 9,186   9,161 586 6.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 728 0.5% 768   612 116 19.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 20,217 13.7% 25,143   20,225 -8 0.0%
Educational Services 3,733 2.5% 3,708   2,958 775 26.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 11,954 8.1% 11,994   11,097 857 7.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,974 1.3% 3,125   1,823 151 8.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 7,705 5.2% 7,848   7,563 142 1.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,920 2.7% 3,967   3,911 9 0.2%
Public Administration 3,434 2.3% 3,566   3,150 284 9.0%
Information Not Available 9,517 6.4% 11,156   9,775 -258 -2.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,354 39,058 43,653
Male 18,888 58.4% 24,299   25,420 -6,532 -25.7%
Female 13,396 41.4% 14,699   18,171 -4,775 -26.3%
Information Not Available 70 0.2% 60   62 8 12.9%
 
Ethnicity 32,354 39,058 43,653
Hispanic or Latino 1,520 4.7% 1,825   1,896 -376 -19.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,407 75.4% 29,727   33,357 -8,950 -26.8%
Information Not Available 6,427 19.9% 7,506   8,400 -1,973 -23.5%
 
Race 32,354 39,058 43,653
American Indian or Alaskan Native 146 0.5% 186   229 -83 -36.2%
Asian 155 0.5% 173   287 -132 -46.0%
Black or African American 5,572 17.2% 6,349   7,456 -1,884 -25.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 27 0.1% 47   43 -16 -37.2%
White 24,640 76.2% 30,198   33,437 -8,797 -26.3%
Information Not Available 1,814 5.6% 2,105   2,201 -387 -17.6%
 
Years of Age 32,354 39,058 43,653
Younger than 22 467 0.9% 568   643 -176 -27.4%
22-24 1,216 2.2% 1,490   2,032 -816 -40.2%
25-34 7,241 13.2% 8,634   10,498 -3,257 -31.0%
35-44 7,803 14.2% 9,546   10,477 -2,674 -25.5%
45-54 8,641 15.8% 10,405   10,939 -2,298 -21.0%
55-59 3,680 6.7% 4,500   4,709 -1,029 -21.9%
60-64 2,138 3.9% 2,520   2,883 -745 -25.8%
65 and older 1,168 2.1% 1,395   1,472 -304 -20.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 32,354 39,058 43,653
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 84 0.3% 123   124 -40 -32.3%
Mining 88 0.3% 100   75 13 17.3%
Utilities 42 0.1% 41   60 -18 -30.0%
Construction 6,290 19.4% 8,874   7,065 -775 -11.0%
Manufacturing 5,133 15.8% 6,005   7,899 -2,766 -35.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,046 3.2% 1,231   1,421 -375 -26.4%
Retail Trade 2,381 7.3% 2,753   3,407 -1,026 -30.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,154 3.6% 1,799   1,779 -625 -35.1%
Information 375 1.2% 429   514 -139 -27.0%
Finance and Insurance 884 2.7% 919   992 -108 -10.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 436 1.3% 543   621 -185 -29.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,298 4.0% 1,208   1,603 -305 -19.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 238 0.7% 262   222 16 7.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,760 11.6% 4,547   5,315 -1,555 -29.3%
Educational Services 622 1.9% 624   839 -217 -25.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,044 9.4% 3,349   3,845 -801 -20.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 341 1.1% 465   462 -121 -26.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,257 3.9% 1,440   1,936 -679 -35.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 696 2.1% 782   982 -286 -29.1%
Public Administration 244 0.8% 290   378 -134 -35.4%
Information Not Available 2,941 9.1% 3,274   4,114 -1,173 -28.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 20,197 19,726 21,935
Male 11,343 56.2% 11,308   12,103 -760 -6.3%
Female 8,854 43.8% 8,418   9,832 -978 -9.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 20,197 19,726 21,935
Hispanic or Latino 1,445 7.2% 1,457   1,659 -214 -12.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,978 49.4% 8,693   9,369 609 6.5%
Information Not Available 8,774 43.4% 9,576   10,907 -2,133 -19.6%
 
Race 20,197 19,726 21,935
American Indian or Alaskan Native 296 1.5% 291   354 -58 -16.4%
Asian 287 1.4% 322   302 -15 -5.0%
Black or African American 4,191 20.8% 3,818   4,145 46 1.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 43 0.2% 48   56 -13 -23.2%
White 14,251 70.6% 14,034   15,709 -1,458 -9.3%
Information Not Available 1,129 5.6% 1,213   1,369 -240 -17.5%
 
Years of Age 20,197 19,726 21,935
Younger than 22 297 0.9% 285   444 -147 -33.1%
22-24 915 2.8% 894   1,154 -239 -20.7%
25-34 4,824 14.6% 4,744   5,563 -739 -13.3%
35-44 4,420 13.4% 4,287   4,843 -423 -8.7%
45-54 4,943 15.0% 4,810   5,127 -184 -3.6%
55-59 2,371 7.2% 2,307   2,359 12 0.5%
60-64 1,512 4.6% 1,460   1,499 13 0.9%
65 and older 915 2.8% 939   946 -31 -3.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 20,197 19,726 21,935
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 50 0.2% 63   83 -33 -39.8%
Mining 172 0.8% 199   203 -31 -15.3%
Utilities 37 0.2% 38   42 -5 -11.9%
Construction 2,016 10.0% 2,537   2,262 -246 -10.9%
Manufacturing 4,288 21.2% 2,796   3,415 873 25.6%
Wholesale Trade 822 4.1% 864   1,032 -210 -20.3%
Retail Trade 1,666 8.2% 1,813   1,971 -305 -15.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 568 2.8% 590   676 -108 -16.0%
Information 317 1.6% 351   432 -115 -26.6%
Finance and Insurance 718 3.5% 779   682 36 5.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 241 1.2% 316   285 -44 -15.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,369 6.8% 1,173   1,440 -71 -4.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 59 0.3% 67   66 -7 -10.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,831 14.0% 2,847   2,909 -78 -2.7%
Educational Services 343 1.7% 387   447 -104 -23.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,092 10.3% 2,093   2,594 -502 -19.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 145 0.7% 148   154 -9 -5.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 814 4.0% 874   1,160 -346 -29.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 472 2.3% 516   610 -138 -22.6%
Public Administration 406 2.0% 470   531 -125 -23.5%
Information Not Available 771 3.8% 805   941 -170 -18.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,519 27,231 31,613
Male 15,064 56.8% 15,834   18,940 -3,876 -20.5%
Female 11,455 43.2% 11,397   12,673 -1,218 -9.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 26,519 27,231 31,613
Hispanic or Latino 148 0.6% 115   77 71 92.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 724 2.7% 700   512 212 41.4%
Information Not Available 25,647 96.7% 26,416   31,024 -5,377 -17.3%
 
Race 26,519 27,231 31,613
American Indian or Alaskan Native 184 0.7% 196   312 -128 -41.0%
Asian 81 0.3% 68   68 13 19.1%
Black or African American 3,704 14.0% 3,715   4,142 -438 -10.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 21   9 -9 -100.0%
White 22,275 84.0% 22,970   26,784 -4,509 -16.8%
Information Not Available 275 1.0% 261   298 -23 -7.7%
 
Years of Age 26,519 27,231 31,613
Younger than 22 332 0.7% 346   611 -279 -45.7%
22-24 1,047 2.2% 1,100   1,418 -371 -26.2%
25-34 5,606 12.0% 6,066   7,254 -1,648 -22.7%
35-44 6,613 14.2% 6,484   7,903 -1,290 -16.3%
45-54 6,199 13.3% 6,624   7,361 -1,162 -15.8%
55-59 3,408 7.3% 3,084   3,578 -170 -4.8%
60-64 2,135 4.6% 2,167   2,293 -158 -6.9%
65 and older 1,169 2.5% 1,348   1,187 -18 -1.5%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 12   8 2 25.0%
 
Industry 26,519 27,231 31,613
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 36 0.1% 43   60 -24 -40.0%
Mining 989 3.7% 1,173   1,204 -215 -17.9%
Utilities 36 0.1% 43   60 -24 -40.0%
Construction 2,796 10.5% 3,745   4,193 -1,397 -33.3%
Manufacturing 4,801 18.1% 4,103   5,440 -639 -11.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,074 4.0% 1,207   1,576 -502 -31.9%
Retail Trade 2,302 8.7% 2,210   2,686 -384 -14.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 953 3.6% 887   1,375 -422 -30.7%
Information 539 2.0% 491   500 39 7.8%
Finance and Insurance 805 3.0% 913   961 -156 -16.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 382 1.4% 371   397 -15 -3.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,227 4.6% 1,216   1,388 -161 -11.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 94 0.4% 119   77 17 22.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,025 11.4% 3,169   3,783 -758 -20.0%
Educational Services 499 1.9% 461   495 4 0.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,954 11.1% 3,127   2,929 25 0.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 355 1.3% 316   329 26 7.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,358 5.1% 1,376   1,674 -316 -18.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 548 2.1% 648   662 -114 -17.2%
Public Administration 378 1.4% 337   559 -181 -32.4%
Information Not Available 1,368 5.2% 1,276   1,265 103 8.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 16,704 16,796 25,958
Male 7,751 46.4% 8,223   11,798 -4,047 -34.3%
Female 8,953 53.6% 8,573   14,160 -5,207 -36.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 16,704 16,796 25,958
Hispanic or Latino 723 4.3% 681   873 -150 -17.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,976 95.6% 16,112   25,076 -9,100 -36.3%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 3   9 -4 -44.4%
 
Race 16,704 16,796 25,958
American Indian or Alaskan Native 168 1.0% 137   167 1 0.6%
Asian 164 1.0% 195   199 -35 -17.6%
Black or African American 9,395 56.2% 9,314   14,956 -5,561 -37.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1% 17   37 -19 -51.4%
White 6,959 41.7% 7,133   10,593 -3,634 -34.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   6 -6 -100.0%
 
Years of Age 16,704 16,796 25,958
Younger than 22 216 1.0% 209   309 -93 -30.1%
22-24 724 3.2% 705   1,125 -401 -35.6%
25-34 4,262 19.0% 4,172   6,658 -2,396 -36.0%
35-44 3,714 16.6% 3,779   5,763 -2,049 -35.6%
45-54 3,823 17.0% 3,944   6,163 -2,340 -38.0%
55-59 1,844 8.2% 1,875   2,799 -955 -34.1%
60-64 1,240 5.5% 1,243   1,796 -556 -31.0%
65 and older 881 3.9% 869   1,345 -464 -34.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 16,704 16,796 25,958
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 150 0.9% 192   171 -21 -12.3%
Mining 253 1.5% 323   436 -183 -42.0%
Utilities 48 0.3% 40   85 -37 -43.5%
Construction 2,346 13.9% 2,583   3,470 -1,124 -32.4%
Manufacturing 1,402 8.3% 1,530   2,285 -883 -38.6%
Wholesale Trade 523 3.1% 521   786 -263 -33.5%
Retail Trade 1,686 10.0% 1,667   2,666 -980 -36.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 514 3.0% 512   749 -235 -31.4%
Information 276 1.6% 304   442 -166 -37.6%
Finance and Insurance 511 3.0% 522   795 -284 -35.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 359 2.1% 358   519 -160 -30.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,064 6.3% 896   1,304 -240 -18.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 49 0.3% 53   106 -57 -53.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,642 9.7% 1,650   2,421 -779 -32.2%
Educational Services 416 2.5% 383   761 -345 -45.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,411 14.3% 2,451   3,974 -1,563 -39.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 349 2.1% 355   549 -200 -36.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,429 8.5% 1,242   2,396 -967 -40.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 541 3.2% 464   830 -289 -34.8%
Public Administration 297 1.8% 327   525 -228 -43.4%
Information Not Available 438 2.6% 423   688 -250 -36.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 71,822 85,496 80,697
Male 40,366 56.2% 52,944   46,484 -6,118 -13.2%
Female 31,456 43.8% 32,552   34,213 -2,757 -8.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 71,822 85,496 80,697
Hispanic or Latino 9,206 12.8% 10,315   9,808 -602 -6.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 58,487 81.4% 70,378   68,960 -10,473 -15.2%
Information Not Available 4,129 5.7% 4,803   1,929 2,200 114.0%
 
Race 71,822 85,496 80,697
American Indian or Alaskan Native 362 0.5% 415   235 127 54.0%
Asian 2,676 3.7% 2,528   2,772 -96 -3.5%
Black or African American 7,292 10.2% 7,595   8,704 -1,412 -16.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 172 0.2% 220   71 101 142.3%
White 52,638 73.3% 64,852   61,483 -8,845 -14.4%
Information Not Available 8,682 12.1% 9,886   7,432 1,250 16.8%
 
Years of Age 71,822 85,496 80,697
Younger than 22 1,222 1.0% 1,535   1,912 -690 -36.1%
22-24 3,321 2.8% 3,981   4,434 -1,113 -25.1%
25-34 16,469 13.9% 19,753   18,368 -1,899 -10.3%
35-44 15,053 12.7% 18,090   16,896 -1,843 -10.9%
45-54 17,750 14.9% 21,104   19,866 -2,116 -10.7%
55-59 7,983 6.7% 9,397   8,679 -696 -8.0%
60-64 5,685 4.8% 6,566   6,045 -360 -6.0%
65 and older 4,339 3.7% 5,070   4,497 -158 -3.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 71,822 85,496 80,697
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 434 0.6% 624   460 -26 -5.7%
Mining 53 0.1% 140   43 10 23.3%
Utilities 119 0.2% 128   79 40 50.6%
Construction 8,736 12.1% 14,681   9,741 -1,005 -10.3%
Manufacturing 6,542 9.1% 7,024   7,621 -1,079 -14.2%
Wholesale Trade 3,199 4.4% 3,508   3,955 -756 -19.1%
Retail Trade 6,776 9.4% 7,585   7,778 -1,002 -12.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,762 2.4% 2,145   2,086 -324 -15.5%
Information 1,696 2.3% 1,909   1,829 -133 -7.3%
Finance and Insurance 2,783 3.9% 2,949   3,251 -468 -14.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,422 2.0% 1,763   1,150 272 23.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,366 8.8% 6,321   6,597 -231 -3.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 248 0.3% 287   311 -63 -20.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,080 11.2% 10,807   9,712 -1,632 -16.8%
Educational Services 1,498 2.1% 1,464   1,562 -64 -4.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,841 10.9% 8,015   8,602 -761 -8.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,053 1.5% 2,084   1,149 -96 -8.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,170 8.5% 6,407   6,868 -698 -10.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,854 5.3% 4,196   4,091 -237 -5.8%
Public Administration 1,369 1.9% 1,589   1,109 260 23.4%
Information Not Available 1,821 2.5% 1,870   2,703 -882 -32.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 49,040 52,688 55,398
Male 22,859 46.6% 25,988   22,242 617 2.8%
Female 19,868 40.5% 22,127   17,329 2,539 14.7%
Information Not Available 6,313 12.9% 4,573   15,827 -9,514 -60.1%
 
Ethnicity 49,040 52,688 55,398
Hispanic or Latino 2,258 4.6% 2,536   2,045 213 10.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 39,625 80.8% 44,652   36,771 2,854 7.8%
Information Not Available 7,157 14.6% 5,500   16,582 -9,425 -56.8%
 
Race 49,040 52,688 55,398
American Indian or Alaskan Native 154 0.3% 170   137 17 12.4%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 18,995 38.7% 20,534   16,729 2,266 13.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 85 0.2% 83   70 15 21.4%
White 20,391 41.6% 23,865   19,835 556 2.8%
Information Not Available 9,415 19.2% 8,036   18,627 -9,212 -49.5%
 
Years of Age 49,040 52,688 55,398
Younger than 22 707 1.1% 757   874 -167 -19.1%
22-24 2,136 3.2% 2,212   2,216 -80 -3.6%
25-34 10,271 15.5% 11,210   9,733 538 5.5%
35-44 8,946 13.5% 10,055   8,333 613 7.4%
45-54 10,274 15.5% 11,679   9,510 764 8.0%
55-59 4,693 7.1% 5,357   4,005 688 17.2%
60-64 3,176 4.8% 3,712   2,801 375 13.4%
65 and older 2,524 3.8% 3,133   2,098 426 20.3%
Information Not Available 6,313 9.5% 4,573   15,828 -9,515 -60.1%
 
Industry 49,040 52,688 55,398
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 96 0.2% 124   62 34 54.8%
Mining 34 0.1% 46   52 -18 -34.6%
Utilities 43 0.1% 43   31 12 38.7%
Construction 4,763 9.7% 5,829   5,100 -337 -6.6%
Manufacturing 501 1.0% 594   543 -42 -7.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,713 3.5% 1,885   1,649 64 3.9%
Retail Trade 1,892 3.9% 1,937   1,572 320 20.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 951 1.9% 2,158   824 127 15.4%
Information 790 1.6% 802   673 117 17.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,548 3.2% 1,648   1,045 503 48.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 900 1.8% 997   719 181 25.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,516 9.2% 4,641   4,089 427 10.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 217 0.4% 258   163 54 33.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,822 11.8% 6,429   5,143 679 13.2%
Educational Services 1,330 2.7% 1,497   1,132 198 17.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,249 8.6% 4,591   3,703 546 14.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 485 1.0% 603   441 44 10.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,388 6.9% 3,682   3,204 184 5.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,262 2.6% 1,440   1,156 106 9.2%
Public Administration 672 1.4% 855   602 70 11.6%
Information Not Available 13,868 28.2% 12,629   23,495 -9,627 -41.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,833 14,389 10,748
Male 6,048 61.5% 9,604   6,385 -337 -5.3%
Female 3,785 38.5% 4,785   4,363 -578 -13.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,833 14,389 10,748
Hispanic or Latino 95 1.0% 148   108 -13 -12.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,927 70.4% 9,822   7,710 -783 -10.2%
Information Not Available 2,811 28.6% 4,419   2,930 -119 -4.1%
 
Race 9,833 14,389 10,748
American Indian or Alaskan Native 77 0.8% 126   63 14 22.2%
Asian 74 0.8% 87   111 -37 -33.3%
Black or African American 142 1.4% 210   184 -42 -22.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 7,159 72.8% 10,220   8,025 -866 -10.8%
Information Not Available 2,381 24.2% 3,746   2,365 16 0.7%
 
Years of Age 9,833 14,389 10,748
Younger than 22 260 1.6% 394   293 -33 -11.3%
22-24 479 3.0% 776   672 -193 -28.7%
25-34 2,146 13.3% 3,447   2,427 -281 -11.6%
35-44 1,985 12.3% 2,850   2,147 -162 -7.5%
45-54 2,394 14.8% 3,314   2,631 -237 -9.0%
55-59 1,163 7.2% 1,571   1,222 -59 -4.8%
60-64 838 5.2% 1,151   812 26 3.2%
65 and older 568 3.5% 886   544 24 4.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 9,833 14,389 10,748
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 736 7.0% 608   674 62 9.2%
Mining 5 0.0% 29   3 2 66.7%
Utilities 16 0.2% 17   15 1 6.7%
Construction 1,022 9.7% 2,556   1,111 -89 -8.0%
Manufacturing 1,052 10.0% 1,361   866 186 21.5%
Wholesale Trade 260 2.5% 394   250 10 4.0%
Retail Trade 859 8.1% 1,166   1,152 -293 -25.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 364 3.4% 399   338 26 7.7%
Information 80 0.8% 98   115 -35 -30.4%
Finance and Insurance 127 1.2% 144   157 -30 -19.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 80 0.8% 119   71 9 12.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 258 2.4% 269   295 -37 -12.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13 0.1% 10   16 -3 -18.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 583 5.5% 1,098   717 -134 -18.7%
Educational Services 119 1.1% 120   133 -14 -10.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 680 6.4% 711   777 -97 -12.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 220 2.1% 213   226 -6 -2.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 642 6.1% 1,245   739 -97 -13.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 177 1.7% 258   254 -77 -30.3%
Public Administration 109 1.0% 172   119 -10 -8.4%
Information Not Available 2,431 23.0% 3,402   2,720 -289 -10.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 79,017 112,372 78,677
Male 45,609 57.7% 74,397   45,152 457 1.0%
Female 31,528 39.9% 35,961   33,473 -1,945 -5.8%
Information Not Available 1,880 2.4% 2,014   52 1,828 3515.4%
 
Ethnicity 79,017 112,372 78,677
Hispanic or Latino 2,822 3.6% 5,914   2,603 219 8.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 60,487 76.5% 84,299   59,617 870 1.5%
Information Not Available 15,708 19.9% 22,159   16,457 -749 -4.6%
 
Race 79,017 112,372 78,677
American Indian or Alaskan Native 825 1.0% 1,261   1,054 -229 -21.7%
Asian 817 1.0% 1,026   760 57 7.5%
Black or African American 13,757 17.4% 14,272   11,695 2,062 17.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 56 0.1% 106   43 13 30.2%
White 45,874 58.1% 68,755   44,113 1,761 4.0%
Information Not Available 17,688 22.4% 26,952   21,012 -3,324 -15.8%
 
Years of Age 79,017 112,372 78,677
Younger than 22 2,012 1.7% 2,931   2,283 -271 -11.9%
22-24 4,489 3.7% 6,255   4,795 -306 -6.4%
25-34 18,316 15.2% 25,855   18,686 -370 -2.0%
35-44 18,675 15.5% 25,813   17,921 754 4.2%
45-54 20,097 16.7% 29,669   19,949 148 0.7%
55-59 8,367 7.0% 12,224   7,953 414 5.2%
60-64 4,763 4.0% 6,566   4,676 87 1.9%
65 and older 2,298 1.9% 3,058   2,378 -80 -3.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   36 -36 -100.0%
 
Industry 79,017 112,372 78,677
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 615 0.8% 1,354   570 45 7.9%
Mining 204 0.3% 706   208 -4 -1.9%
Utilities 69 0.1% 97   82 -13 -15.9%
Construction 8,842 11.1% 21,146   8,690 152 1.7%
Manufacturing 11,063 13.9% 13,741   10,662 401 3.8%
Wholesale Trade 8,318 10.4% 8,863   3,089 5,229 169.3%
Retail Trade 5,080 6.4% 6,398   5,550 -470 -8.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,916 2.4% 3,079   1,950 -34 -1.7%
Information 846 1.1% 828   857 -11 -1.3%
Finance and Insurance 2,452 3.1% 2,719   2,010 442 22.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 950 1.2% 1,078   1,023 -73 -7.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,862 6.1% 5,611   4,425 437 9.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,871 2.3% 4,116   2,200 -329 -15.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 9,814 12.3% 15,281   11,372 -1,558 -13.7%
Educational Services 1,171 1.5% 1,260   1,390 -219 -15.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,026 8.8% 7,092   7,939 -913 -11.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 908 1.1% 2,241   982 -74 -7.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,838 4.8% 4,628   4,301 -463 -10.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,677 2.1% 2,263   1,930 -253 -13.1%
Public Administration 954 1.2% 1,410   1,075 -121 -11.3%
Information Not Available 6,541 8.2% 8,461   8,372 -1,831 -21.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 40,374 60,256 45,636
Male 24,354 60.3% 42,786   28,535 -4,181 -14.7%
Female 16,005 39.6% 17,465   17,092 -1,087 -6.4%
Information Not Available 15 0.0% 5   9 6 66.7%
 
Ethnicity 40,374 60,256 45,636
Hispanic or Latino 1,434 3.6% 2,220   1,519 -85 -5.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 34,625 85.8% 51,924   38,779 -4,154 -10.7%
Information Not Available 4,315 10.7% 6,112   5,338 -1,023 -19.2%
 
Race 40,374 60,256 45,636
American Indian or Alaskan Native 580 1.4% 840   647 -67 -10.4%
Asian 1,020 2.5% 1,193   1,167 -147 -12.6%
Black or African American 3,390 8.4% 3,617   3,909 -519 -13.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 69 0.2% 104   95 -26 -27.4%
White 32,100 79.5% 50,120   36,306 -4,206 -11.6%
Information Not Available 3,215 8.0% 4,382   3,512 -297 -8.5%
 
Years of Age 40,374 60,256 45,636
Younger than 22 532 0.8% 951   669 -137 -20.5%
22-24 1,706 2.5% 2,910   2,054 -348 -16.9%
25-34 9,526 13.8% 15,064   11,102 -1,576 -14.2%
35-44 8,570 12.4% 12,644   9,721 -1,151 -11.8%
45-54 10,038 14.5% 14,685   11,367 -1,329 -11.7%
55-59 4,924 7.1% 6,969   5,296 -372 -7.0%
60-64 3,291 4.8% 4,634   3,597 -306 -8.5%
65 and older 1,769 2.6% 2,380   1,811 -42 -2.3%
Information Not Available 18 0.0% 19   19 -1 -5.3%
 
Industry 40,374 60,256 45,636
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 545 1.3% 960   538 7 1.3%
Mining 184 0.4% 437   290 -106 -36.6%
Utilities 196 0.5% 218   139 57 41.0%
Construction 7,743 18.9% 18,616   8,358 -615 -7.4%
Manufacturing 4,753 11.6% 6,692   5,829 -1,076 -18.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,675 4.1% 2,190   2,080 -405 -19.5%
Retail Trade 2,839 6.9% 3,485   3,366 -527 -15.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,285 3.1% 1,700   1,442 -157 -10.9%
Information 757 1.8% 871   894 -137 -15.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,486 3.6% 1,532   1,357 129 9.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 831 2.0% 934   702 129 18.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,736 6.7% 2,910   2,745 -9 -0.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 756 1.8% 906   811 -55 -6.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,150 10.1% 6,525   4,828 -678 -14.0%
Educational Services 907 2.2% 992   930 -23 -2.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,650 8.9% 3,852   3,884 -234 -6.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 587 1.4% 850   661 -74 -11.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,058 5.0% 2,377   2,402 -344 -14.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,192 2.9% 1,271   1,561 -369 -23.6%
Public Administration 572 1.4% 1,026   715 -143 -20.0%
Information Not Available 1,472 3.6% 1,912   2,104 -632 -30.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,211 37,097 40,134
Male 18,055 51.3% 20,419   20,944 -2,889 -13.8%
Female 17,123 48.6% 16,618   19,148 -2,025 -10.6%
Information Not Available 33 0.1% 60   42 -9 -21.4%
 
Ethnicity 35,211 37,097 40,134
Hispanic or Latino 1,000 2.8% 921   953 47 4.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,397 83.5% 31,420   33,314 -3,917 -11.8%
Information Not Available 4,814 13.7% 4,756   5,867 -1,053 -17.9%
 
Race 35,211 37,097 40,134
American Indian or Alaskan Native 176 0.5% 182   245 -69 -28.2%
Asian 201 0.6% 200   261 -60 -23.0%
Black or African American 4,441 12.6% 4,229   7,152 -2,711 -37.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 380 1.1% 350   441 -61 -13.8%
White 17,680 50.2% 19,313   25,063 -7,383 -29.5%
Information Not Available 12,333 35.0% 12,823   6,972 5,361 76.9%
 
Years of Age 35,211 37,097 40,134
Younger than 22 693 1.4% 638   749 -56 -7.5%
22-24 1,825 3.6% 1,765   2,102 -277 -13.2%
25-34 8,184 16.2% 8,795   9,704 -1,520 -15.7%
35-44 8,016 15.9% 8,380   8,895 -879 -9.9%
45-54 8,859 17.5% 9,309   10,080 -1,221 -12.1%
55-59 3,792 7.5% 4,131   4,158 -366 -8.8%
60-64 2,395 4.7% 2,536   2,730 -335 -12.3%
65 and older 1,446 2.9% 1,543   1,676 -230 -13.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   40 -39 -97.5%
 
Industry 35,211 37,097 40,134
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 154 0.4% 192   174 -20 -11.5%
Mining 201 0.6% 222   118 83 70.3%
Utilities 43 0.1% 53   52 -9 -17.3%
Construction 4,120 11.6% 5,398   4,843 -723 -14.9%
Manufacturing 3,750 10.6% 3,676   4,412 -662 -15.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,395 3.9% 1,442   1,527 -132 -8.6%
Retail Trade 3,710 10.5% 3,835   4,303 -593 -13.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,056 3.0% 1,278   1,322 -266 -20.1%
Information 739 2.1% 820   840 -101 -12.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,715 4.8% 1,520   1,233 482 39.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 582 1.6% 692   961 -379 -39.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,903 5.4% 1,538   2,208 -305 -13.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 186 0.5% 194   237 -51 -21.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,538 12.8% 4,814   5,082 -544 -10.7%
Educational Services 687 1.9% 695   800 -113 -14.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,415 12.5% 4,349   4,642 -227 -4.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 440 1.2% 601   585 -145 -24.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,821 8.0% 2,997   3,385 -564 -16.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,027 2.9% 990   1,453 -426 -29.3%
Public Administration 419 1.2% 457   501 -82 -16.4%
Information Not Available 1,310 3.7% 1,334   1,456 -146 -10.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
May 2014 Percent Apr 2014     May 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,801 17,870 24,849
Male 8,756