Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

November 2014

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
November 2014
Nov 2014 Oct 2014 Monthly Change Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,171,964 2,066,699 105,265 2,662,481 -490,517 -18.4
Alaska 10,280 7,939 2,341 13,264 -2,984 -22.5
Alabama 24,497 24,034 463 30,768 -6,271 -20.4
Arkansas 21,928 19,623 2,305 27,158 -5,230 -19.3
Arizona 31,151 33,583 -2,432 36,668 -5,517 -15.0
California 384,856 384,158 698 457,200 -72,344 -15.8
Colorado 27,270 24,895 2,375 32,624 -5,354 -16.4
Connecticut 39,533 38,064 1,469 45,378 -5,845 -12.9
District of Columbia 9,410 9,710 -300 12,254 -2,844 -23.2
Delaware 6,568 6,157 411 7,959 -1,391 -17.5
Florida 76,337 81,595 -5,258 109,946 -33,609 -30.6
Georgia 40,071 41,166 -1,095 53,630 -13,559 -25.3
Hawaii 8,825 8,704 121 11,128 -2,303 -20.7
Iowa 18,782 17,099 1,683 19,691 -909 -4.6
Idaho 9,225 6,965 2,260 10,635 -1,410 -13.3
Illinois 114,052 107,831 6,221 142,255 -28,203 -19.8
Indiana 25,621 23,889 1,732 39,190 -13,569 -34.6
Kansas 15,395 13,628 1,767 19,390 -3,995 -20.6
Kentucky 21,202 21,143 59 28,244 -7,042 -24.9
Louisiana 17,427 17,145 282 26,049 -8,622 -33.1
Massachusetts 65,383 60,300 5,083 68,458 -3,075 -4.5
Maryland 45,983 44,335 1,648 52,808 -6,825 -12.9
Maine 8,391 5,512 2,879 10,109 -1,718 -17.0
Michigan 67,554 64,812 2,742 84,957 -17,403 -20.5
Minnesota 42,342 29,356 12,986 45,088 -2,746 -6.1
Missouri 32,257 30,605 1,652 40,594 -8,337 -20.5
Mississippi 14,566 15,630 -1,064 21,515 -6,949 -32.3
Montana 7,685 4,713 2,972 7,720 -35 -0.5
North Carolina 36,118 40,998 -4,880 68,678 -32,560 -47.4
North Dakota 2,168 1,424 744 2,089 79 3.8
Nebraska 6,409 5,719 690 7,328 -919 -12.5
New Hampshire 5,524 5,010 514 6,862 -1,338 -19.5
New Jersey 110,379 102,770 7,609 119,967 -9,588 -8.0
New Mexico 12,710 11,759 951 14,550 -1,840 -12.6
Nevada 27,999 25,985 2,014 28,152 -153 -0.5
New York 167,802 158,195 9,607 206,268 -38,466 -18.6
Ohio 55,169 51,039 4,130 66,976 -11,807 -17.6
Oklahoma 15,778 15,488 290 24,058 -8,280 -34.4
Oregon 35,415 31,932 3,483 42,614 -7,199 -16.9
Pennsylvania 127,986 119,896 8,090 158,373 -30,387 -19.2
Puerto Rico 25,560 27,290 -1,730 29,032 -3,472 -12.0
Rhode Island 8,821 8,112 709 9,526 -705 -7.4
South Carolina 23,206 21,733 1,473 29,151 -5,945 -20.4
South Dakota 1,925 1,131 794 1,704 221 13.0
Tennessee 26,018 26,733 -715 33,046 -7,028 -21.3
Texas 124,062 120,016 4,046 148,230 -24,168 -16.3
Utah 10,983 9,744 1,239 14,767 -3,784 -25.6
Virginia 38,527 37,186 1,341 47,400 -8,873 -18.7
Virgin Islands 382 452 -70 565 -183 -32.4
Vermont 4,569 3,253 1,316 4,829 -260 -5.4
Washington 54,160 46,682 7,478 63,104 -8,944 -14.2
Wisconsin 47,888 38,012 9,876 60,774 -12,886 -21.2
West Virginia 12,776 11,579 1,197 15,891 -3,115 -19.6
Wyoming 3,039 1,970 1,069 3,867 -828 -21.4
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,171,964   2,066,699   2,662,481 -490,517 -18.4
Male 1,192,603 54.9% 1,082,946   1,460,039 -267,436 -18.3%
Female 964,629 44.4% 968,051   1,184,494 -219,865 -18.6%
Information Not Available 14,732 0.7% 15,702   17,948 -3,216 -17.9%
 
Ethnicity 2,171,964   2,066,699   2,662,481    
Hispanic or Latino 389,659 17.9% 366,692   425,046 -35,387 -8.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,462,329 82.0% 1,402,527   1,863,592 -401,263 -21.5%
Information Not Available 319,976 12.8% 297,480   373,843 -53,867 -14.4%
 
Race 2,171,964   2,066,699   2,662,481
American Indian or Alaskan Native 91,339 4.2% 24,752   35,518 55,821 157.2%
Asian 89,986 4.1% 71,753   79,548 10,438 13.1%
Black or African American 362,702 16.7% 396,016   483,974 -121,272 -25.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15,451 0.7% 23,957   12,248 3,203 26.2%
White 1,056,501 48.6% 1,044,343   1,421,343 -364,842 -25.7%
Information Not Available 559,388 25.7% 520,487   629,851 -70,463 -11.2%
 
Years of Age 2,171,964   2,066,699   2,662,481
Younger than 22 49,001 2.3% 45,263   70,362 -21,361 -30.4%
22-24 115,677 5.3% 107,659   151,855 -36,178 -23.8%
25-34 519,296 23.9% 493,707   642,140 -122,844 -19.1%
35-44 473,065 21.8% 450,512   575,978 -102,913 -17.9%
45-54 513,931 23.7% 489,522   629,369 -115,438 -18.3%
55-59 228,363 10.5% 217,180   269,767 -41,404 -15.3%
60-64 152,099 7.0% 147,147   178,600 -26,501 -14.8%
65 and older 102,141 4.7% 97,300   120,412 -18,271 -15.2%
Information Not Available 18,391 0.8% 18,409   23,998 -5,607 -23.4%
 
Industry 2,171,964   2,066,699   2,662,481
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 71,936 3.3% 55,750   66,940 4,996 7.5%
Mining 12,475 0.6% 10,692   17,064 -4,589 -26.9%
Utilities 3,733 0.2% 4,157   6,370 -2,637 -41.4%
Construction 220,897 10.2% 176,524   270,046 -49,149 -18.2%
Manufacturing 201,684 9.3% 199,797   250,103 -48,419 -19.4%
Wholesale Trade 70,057 3.2% 70,394   91,724 -21,667 -23.6%
Retail Trade 174,042 8.0% 174,516   212,226 -38,184 -18.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 63,197 2.9% 61,195   77,716 -14,519 -18.7%
Information 65,054 3.0% 65,938   78,745 -13,691 -17.4%
Finance and Insurance 63,503 2.9% 66,756   84,594 -21,091 -24.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 30,714 1.4% 29,949   39,582 -8,868 -22.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 110,777 5.1% 113,028   134,705 -23,928 -17.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 12,250 0.6% 14,668   13,914 -1,664 -12.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 285,431 13.1% 272,035   344,566 -59,135 -17.2%
Educational Services 65,910 3.0% 70,666   90,294 -24,384 -27.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 194,813 9.0% 201,000   244,503 -49,690 -20.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 47,842 2.2% 34,179   54,811 -6,969 -12.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 140,083 6.4% 124,881   164,578 -24,495 -14.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 54,680 2.5% 53,718   65,193 -10,513 -16.1%
Public Administration 42,853 2.0% 39,004   53,665 -10,812 -20.1%
Information Not Available 240,033 11.1% 227,852   301,142 -61,109 -20.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,280 7,939 13,264 -2,984 -22.5
Male 6,303 61.3% 4,379   7,784 -1,481 -19.0%
Female 3,977 38.7% 3,560   5,480 -1,503 -27.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 10,280   7,939   13,264    
Hispanic or Latino 572 5.6% 405   711 -139 -19.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,629 93.7% 7,457   12,416 -2,787 -22.4%
Information Not Available 79 0.8% 77   137 -58 -42.3%
 
Race 10,280 7,939 13,264
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,883 28.0% 2,287   3,779 -896 -23.7%
Asian 758 7.4% 669   1,040 -282 -27.1%
Black or African American 455 4.4% 397   587 -132 -22.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 170 1.7% 160   243 -73 -30.0%
White 5,548 54.0% 4,073   7,024 -1,476 -21.0%
Information Not Available 466 4.5% 353   591 -125 -21.2%
 
Years of Age 10,280 7,939 13,264
Younger than 22 195 1.3% 147   387 -192 -49.6%
22-24 533 3.5% 446   929 -396 -42.6%
25-34 2,933 19.4% 2,191   3,908 -975 -24.9%
35-44 2,160 14.3% 1,668   2,674 -514 -19.2%
45-54 2,342 15.5% 1,823   2,869 -527 -18.4%
55-59 1,046 6.9% 846   1,224 -178 -14.5%
60-64 672 4.4% 528   769 -97 -12.6%
65 and older 399 2.6% 290   504 -105 -20.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,280 7,939 13,264
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 88 0.8% 75   67 21 31.3%
Mining 245 2.4% 209   516 -271 -52.5%
Utilities 44 0.4% 20   89 -45 -50.6%
Construction 2,217 21.4% 1,189   2,130 87 4.1%
Manufacturing 1,039 10.0% 861   1,322 -283 -21.4%
Wholesale Trade 117 1.1% 122   187 -70 -37.4%
Retail Trade 752 7.3% 711   1,181 -429 -36.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 590 5.7% 434   773 -183 -23.7%
Information 48 0.5% 56   96 -48 -50.0%
Finance and Insurance 151 1.5% 132   244 -93 -38.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 165 1.6% 145   261 -96 -36.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 279 2.7% 208   442 -163 -36.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 39 0.4% 24   14 25 178.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 627 6.0% 513   764 -137 -17.9%
Educational Services 235 2.3% 219   456 -221 -48.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 805 7.8% 814   1,147 -342 -29.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 154 1.5% 105   222 -68 -30.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 860 8.3% 712   1,071 -211 -19.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 319 3.1% 251   397 -78 -19.6%
Public Administration 1,180 11.4% 873   1,453 -273 -18.8%
Information Not Available 326 3.1% 266   432 -106 -24.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,497 24,034 30,768
Male 12,195 49.8% 11,641   15,907 -3,712 -23.3%
Female 12,286 50.2% 12,375   14,834 -2,548 -17.2%
Information Not Available 16 0.1% 18   27 -11 -40.7%
 
Ethnicity 24,497 24,034 30,768
Hispanic or Latino 372 1.5% 264   344 28 8.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,994 73.5% 17,556   23,063 -5,069 -22.0%
Information Not Available 6,131 25.0% 6,214   7,361 -1,230 -16.7%
 
Race 24,497 24,034 30,768
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,109 4.5% 1,007   1,425 -316 -22.2%
Asian 488 2.0% 476   646 -158 -24.5%
Black or African American 9,741 39.8% 9,966   12,388 -2,647 -21.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 35 0.1% 36   42 -7 -16.7%
White 11,699 47.8% 11,327   14,815 -3,116 -21.0%
Information Not Available 1,425 5.8% 1,222   1,452 -27 -1.9%
 
Years of Age 24,497 24,034 30,768
Younger than 22 758 2.2% 744   1,069 -311 -29.1%
22-24 1,530 4.4% 1,459   2,180 -650 -29.8%
25-34 6,561 18.8% 6,575   8,043 -1,482 -18.4%
35-44 5,551 15.9% 5,517   7,002 -1,451 -20.7%
45-54 5,473 15.7% 5,300   6,787 -1,314 -19.4%
55-59 2,274 6.5% 2,089   2,780 -506 -18.2%
60-64 1,339 3.8% 1,371   1,696 -357 -21.0%
65 and older 999 2.9% 969   1,199 -200 -16.7%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 10   12 0 0.0%
 
Industry 24,497 24,034 30,768
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 242 1.0% 253   260 -18 -6.9%
Mining 63 0.3% 96   259 -196 -75.7%
Utilities 39 0.2% 38   46 -7 -15.2%
Construction 2,000 8.1% 1,902   2,941 -941 -32.0%
Manufacturing 4,562 18.4% 4,075   4,399 163 3.7%
Wholesale Trade 869 3.5% 859   1,011 -142 -14.0%
Retail Trade 2,597 10.5% 2,674   3,523 -926 -26.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 563 2.3% 619   1,004 -441 -43.9%
Information 349 1.4% 377   333 16 4.8%
Finance and Insurance 817 3.3% 787   1,023 -206 -20.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 340 1.4% 347   428 -88 -20.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,271 5.1% 1,287   1,710 -439 -25.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 69 0.3% 70   69 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,447 13.9% 3,413   4,321 -874 -20.2%
Educational Services 649 2.6% 682   801 -152 -19.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,275 9.2% 2,306   2,751 -476 -17.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 166 0.7% 164   184 -18 -9.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,851 7.5% 1,840   2,379 -528 -22.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 577 2.3% 624   732 -155 -21.2%
Public Administration 357 1.4% 410   787 -430 -54.6%
Information Not Available 1,394 5.6% 1,211   1,807 -413 -22.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,928 19,623 27,158
Male 11,192 51.0% 9,446   14,559 -3,367 -23.1%
Female 9,608 43.8% 9,254   11,629 -2,021 -17.4%
Information Not Available 1,128 5.1% 923   970 158 16.3%
 
Ethnicity 21,928 19,623 27,158
Hispanic or Latino 919 4.2% 755   916 3 0.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,881 90.7% 17,945   25,272 -5,391 -21.3%
Information Not Available 1,128 5.1% 923   970 158 16.3%
 
Race 21,928 19,623 27,158
American Indian or Alaskan Native 247 1.1% 237   329 -82 -24.9%
Asian 165 0.8% 169   224 -59 -26.3%
Black or African American 6,141 28.0% 5,602   7,310 -1,169 -16.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 179 0.8% 154   237 -58 -24.5%
White 13,149 60.0% 11,783   17,172 -4,023 -23.4%
Information Not Available 2,047 9.3% 1,678   1,886 161 8.5%
 
Years of Age 21,928 19,623 27,158
Younger than 22 654 1.9% 548   880 -226 -25.7%
22-24 1,252 3.7% 1,090   1,856 -604 -32.5%
25-34 4,911 14.5% 4,516   6,475 -1,564 -24.2%
35-44 4,901 14.5% 4,478   6,029 -1,128 -18.7%
45-54 4,946 14.6% 4,359   6,133 -1,187 -19.4%
55-59 1,940 5.7% 1,720   2,309 -369 -16.0%
60-64 1,249 3.7% 1,169   1,435 -186 -13.0%
65 and older 947 2.8% 820   1,071 -124 -11.6%
Information Not Available 1,128 3.3% 923   970 158 16.3%
 
Industry 21,928 19,623 27,158
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 464 2.1% 265   438 26 5.9%
Mining 187 0.8% 171   238 -51 -21.4%
Utilities 49 0.2% 50   45 4 8.9%
Construction 1,646 7.4% 1,395   2,681 -1,035 -38.6%
Manufacturing 3,565 15.9% 2,935   3,942 -377 -9.6%
Wholesale Trade 938 4.2% 857   1,304 -366 -28.1%
Retail Trade 1,857 8.3% 1,885   2,449 -592 -24.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 699 3.1% 626   894 -195 -21.8%
Information 244 1.1% 229   277 -33 -11.9%
Finance and Insurance 378 1.7% 376   396 -18 -4.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 253 1.1% 271   381 -128 -33.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 781 3.5% 698   857 -76 -8.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 46 0.2% 54   97 -51 -52.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,421 10.8% 2,128   3,059 -638 -20.9%
Educational Services 456 2.0% 471   663 -207 -31.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,697 12.0% 2,740   3,329 -632 -19.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 240 1.1% 150   326 -86 -26.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,220 5.4% 1,132   1,610 -390 -24.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 538 2.4% 433   563 -25 -4.4%
Public Administration 416 1.9% 376   552 -136 -24.6%
Information Not Available 2,833 12.7% 2,381   3,057 -224 -7.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 31,151 33,583 36,668
Male 17,155 55.1% 18,411   20,174 -3,019 -15.0%
Female 13,975 44.9% 15,157   16,466 -2,491 -15.1%
Information Not Available 21 0.1% 15   28 -7 -25.0%
 
Ethnicity 31,151 33,583 36,668
Hispanic or Latino 9,898 31.8% 12,094   11,451 -1,553 -13.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,951 48.0% 15,124   17,551 -2,600 -14.8%
Information Not Available 6,302 20.2% 6,365   7,666 -1,364 -17.8%
 
Race 31,151 33,583 36,668
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,182 7.0% 1,905   2,713 -531 -19.6%
Asian 1,492 4.8% 1,692   1,484 8 0.5%
Black or African American 2,232 7.2% 2,401   2,682 -450 -16.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 410 1.3% 428   308 102 33.1%
White 17,764 57.0% 18,512   21,396 -3,632 -17.0%
Information Not Available 7,071 22.7% 8,645   8,085 -1,014 -12.5%
 
Years of Age 31,151 33,583 36,668
Younger than 22 703 1.5% 816   842 -139 -16.5%
22-24 1,557 3.3% 1,781   1,927 -370 -19.2%
25-34 7,150 15.4% 7,821   8,532 -1,382 -16.2%
35-44 6,736 14.5% 7,185   8,049 -1,313 -16.3%
45-54 7,594 16.3% 8,244   8,950 -1,356 -15.2%
55-59 3,571 7.7% 3,813   4,028 -457 -11.3%
60-64 2,374 5.1% 2,437   2,665 -291 -10.9%
65 and older 1,466 3.1% 1,486   1,675 -209 -12.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 31,151 33,583 36,668
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,178 3.6% 2,794   1,441 -263 -18.3%
Mining 92 0.3% 97   161 -69 -42.9%
Utilities 66 0.2% 66   82 -16 -19.5%
Construction 3,295 10.2% 3,308   3,677 -382 -10.4%
Manufacturing 1,849 5.7% 1,879   1,947 -98 -5.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,158 3.6% 1,339   1,299 -141 -10.9%
Retail Trade 2,426 7.5% 2,465   2,739 -313 -11.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 690 2.1% 735   752 -62 -8.2%
Information 430 1.3% 431   461 -31 -6.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,242 3.8% 1,350   1,533 -291 -19.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 608 1.9% 619   729 -121 -16.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,578 4.9% 1,715   1,934 -356 -18.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 98 0.3% 107   167 -69 -41.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,345 13.4% 4,389   4,637 -292 -6.3%
Educational Services 931 2.9% 1,006   1,223 -292 -23.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,602 8.0% 2,639   3,234 -632 -19.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 406 1.3% 374   455 -49 -10.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,744 5.4% 1,783   1,793 -49 -2.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 681 2.1% 717   780 -99 -12.7%
Public Administration 803 2.5% 768   946 -143 -15.1%
Information Not Available 4,929 15.2% 5,002   6,678 -1,749 -26.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 384,856 384,158 457,200
Male 217,035 56.4% 210,297   254,964 -37,929 -14.9%
Female 167,726 43.6% 173,383   201,738 -34,012 -16.9%
Information Not Available 95 0.0% 478   498 -403 -80.9%
 
Ethnicity 384,856 384,158 457,200
Hispanic or Latino 152,210 39.5% 141,633   145,423 6,787 4.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 197,616 51.3% 204,750   235,029 -37,413 -15.9%
Information Not Available 35,030 9.1% 37,775   76,748 -41,718 -54.4%
 
Race 384,856 384,158 457,200
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,665 0.7% 2,965   3,987 -1,322 -33.2%
Asian 34,935 9.1% 36,436   38,474 -3,539 -9.2%
Black or African American 30,271 7.9% 33,376   34,188 -3,917 -11.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 129,745 33.7% 131,974   158,380 -28,635 -18.1%
Information Not Available 187,240 48.7% 179,407   222,171 -34,931 -15.7%
 
Years of Age 384,856 384,158 457,200
Younger than 22 7,710 1.6% 8,894   13,556 -5,846 -43.1%
22-24 22,179 4.5% 20,848   27,609 -5,430 -19.7%
25-34 92,525 19.0% 91,425   110,238 -17,713 -16.1%
35-44 83,292 17.1% 80,045   92,596 -9,304 -10.0%
45-54 95,192 19.5% 95,250   110,937 -15,745 -14.2%
55-59 40,932 8.4% 40,453   46,946 -6,014 -12.8%
60-64 26,653 5.5% 28,116   32,892 -6,239 -19.0%
65 and older 16,373 3.4% 19,031   21,928 -5,555 -25.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 96   498 -498 -100.0%
 
Industry 384,856 384,158 457,200
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 55,782 12.7% 41,600   48,740 7,042 14.4%
Mining 1,047 0.2% 1,148   1,395 -348 -24.9%
Utilities 1,047 0.2% 1,530   2,691 -1,644 -61.1%
Construction 34,840 7.9% 37,010   46,547 -11,707 -25.2%
Manufacturing 35,982 8.2% 33,950   41,364 -5,382 -13.0%
Wholesale Trade 2,285 0.5% 2,678   1,894 391 20.6%
Retail Trade 28,176 6.4% 28,499   31,995 -3,819 -11.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 10,185 2.3% 9,372   12,060 -1,875 -15.5%
Information 32,746 7.4% 33,472   40,667 -7,921 -19.5%
Finance and Insurance 8,282 1.9% 9,468   12,459 -4,177 -33.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,999 0.5% 2,869   4,984 -2,985 -59.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 8,091 1.8% 8,703   9,967 -1,876 -18.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 72,915 16.5% 75,165   87,714 -14,799 -16.9%
Educational Services 14,088 3.2% 15,206   20,632 -6,544 -31.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 27,225 6.2% 28,977   33,490 -6,265 -18.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6,759 1.5% 7,651   8,373 -1,614 -19.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 16,658 3.8% 17,214   20,034 -3,376 -16.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 8,853 2.0% 10,328   9,070 -217 -2.4%
Public Administration 4,379 1.0% 4,782   5,681 -1,302 -22.9%
Information Not Available 13,517 3.1% 14,536   17,443 -3,926 -22.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 27,270 24,895 32,624
Male 14,677 53.8% 12,397   17,095 -2,418 -14.1%
Female 12,593 46.2% 12,498   15,529 -2,936 -18.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 27,270 24,895 32,624
Hispanic or Latino 5,808 21.3% 4,689   6,526 -718 -11.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 18,955 69.5% 17,851   22,996 -4,041 -17.6%
Information Not Available 2,507 9.2% 2,355   3,102 -595 -19.2%
 
Race 27,270 24,895 32,624
American Indian or Alaskan Native 491 1.8% 441   592 -101 -17.1%
Asian 549 2.0% 557   599 -50 -8.3%
Black or African American 1,731 6.3% 1,755   2,177 -446 -20.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 107 0.4% 89   140 -33 -23.6%
White 19,593 71.8% 17,874   23,379 -3,786 -16.2%
Information Not Available 4,799 17.6% 4,179   5,737 -938 -16.4%
 
Years of Age 27,270 24,895 32,624
Younger than 22 359 0.8% 313   522 -163 -31.2%
22-24 896 2.0% 829   1,233 -337 -27.3%
25-34 6,151 13.8% 5,625   7,513 -1,362 -18.1%
35-44 6,043 13.6% 5,605   7,291 -1,248 -17.1%
45-54 6,817 15.3% 6,126   8,152 -1,335 -16.4%
55-59 3,291 7.4% 3,005   3,877 -586 -15.1%
60-64 2,371 5.3% 2,152   2,597 -226 -8.7%
65 and older 1,340 3.0% 1,235   1,432 -92 -6.4%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 5   7 -5 -71.4%
 
Industry 27,270 24,895 32,624
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 319 1.2% 258   410 -91 -22.2%
Mining 286 1.0% 246   452 -166 -36.7%
Utilities 43 0.2% 44   50 -7 -14.0%
Construction 3,137 11.4% 1,983   2,906 231 7.9%
Manufacturing 1,587 5.8% 1,459   2,032 -445 -21.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,139 4.1% 1,158   1,422 -283 -19.9%
Retail Trade 2,155 7.8% 2,203   2,731 -576 -21.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 756 2.7% 719   846 -90 -10.6%
Information 868 3.1% 838   985 -117 -11.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,111 4.0% 1,157   1,579 -468 -29.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 644 2.3% 624   813 -169 -20.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,431 8.8% 2,465   2,882 -451 -15.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 515 1.9% 390   379 136 35.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,680 13.3% 3,303   4,379 -699 -16.0%
Educational Services 1,049 3.8% 1,055   1,163 -114 -9.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,341 8.5% 2,347   2,950 -609 -20.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 729 2.6% 661   870 -141 -16.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,208 8.0% 2,010   2,880 -672 -23.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 674 2.4% 627   951 -277 -29.1%
Public Administration 835 3.0% 593   916 -81 -8.8%
Information Not Available 763 2.8% 755   1,028 -265 -25.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 39,533 38,064 45,378
Male 21,713 54.9% 20,075   24,805 -3,092 -12.5%
Female 17,819 45.1% 17,988   20,573 -2,754 -13.4%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 39,533 38,064 45,378
Hispanic or Latino 6,284 15.9% 5,944   6,907 -623 -9.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 33,249 84.1% 32,120   38,471 -5,222 -13.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 39,533 38,064 45,378
American Indian or Alaskan Native 150 0.4% 145   167 -17 -10.2%
Asian 793 2.0% 759   756 37 4.9%
Black or African American 6,262 15.8% 6,270   7,136 -874 -12.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 22,298 56.4% 21,314   25,487 -3,189 -12.5%
Information Not Available 10,030 25.4% 9,576   11,832 -1,802 -15.2%
 
Years of Age 39,533 38,064 45,378
Younger than 22 995 1.7% 917   1,177 -182 -15.5%
22-24 2,167 3.7% 2,124   2,804 -637 -22.7%
25-34 9,177 15.6% 8,861   10,533 -1,356 -12.9%
35-44 7,671 13.1% 7,378   8,942 -1,271 -14.2%
45-54 9,266 15.8% 8,903   10,729 -1,463 -13.6%
55-59 4,357 7.4% 4,225   4,926 -569 -11.6%
60-64 3,149 5.4% 3,033   3,396 -247 -7.3%
65 and older 2,751 4.7% 2,623   2,871 -120 -4.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 39,533 38,064 45,378
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 379 0.9% 273   395 -16 -4.1%
Mining 12 0.0% 8   13 -1 -7.7%
Utilities 62 0.2% 67   50 12 24.0%
Construction 3,541 8.9% 2,831   4,123 -582 -14.1%
Manufacturing 4,375 11.0% 4,283   5,379 -1,004 -18.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,587 4.0% 1,595   1,764 -177 -10.0%
Retail Trade 4,735 11.9% 4,735   5,120 -385 -7.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,380 3.5% 1,352   1,701 -321 -18.9%
Information 816 2.0% 915   938 -122 -13.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,532 3.8% 1,609   1,986 -454 -22.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 603 1.5% 560   682 -79 -11.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,022 5.1% 2,217   2,253 -231 -10.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 287 0.7% 288   259 28 10.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,002 12.5% 4,588   5,566 -564 -10.1%
Educational Services 1,418 3.6% 1,421   1,609 -191 -11.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,056 12.7% 5,054   5,960 -904 -15.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,405 3.5% 1,052   1,411 -6 -0.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,746 6.9% 2,671   3,075 -329 -10.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,336 3.3% 1,355   1,515 -179 -11.8%
Public Administration 630 1.6% 586   856 -226 -26.4%
Information Not Available 609 1.5% 604   723 -114 -15.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,410 9,710 12,254
Male 4,389 46.6% 4,404   5,683 -1,294 -22.8%
Female 5,018 53.3% 5,301   6,570 -1,552 -23.6%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 5   1 2 200.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,410 9,710 12,254
Hispanic or Latino 761 8.1% 772   1,025 -264 -25.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,600 91.4% 8,888   11,193 -2,593 -23.2%
Information Not Available 49 0.5% 50   36 13 36.1%
 
Race 9,410 9,710 12,254
American Indian or Alaskan Native 57 0.6% 52   51 6 11.8%
Asian 228 2.4% 225   317 -89 -28.1%
Black or African American 6,709 71.3% 6,938   8,469 -1,760 -20.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1% 20   30 -16 -53.3%
White 1,688 17.9% 1,745   2,493 -805 -32.3%
Information Not Available 714 7.6% 730   894 -180 -20.1%
 
Years of Age 9,410 9,710 12,254
Younger than 22 214 2.0% 227   243 -29 -11.9%
22-24 594 5.7% 579   704 -110 -15.6%
25-34 2,565 24.4% 2,665   3,364 -799 -23.8%
35-44 2,073 19.8% 2,187   2,749 -676 -24.6%
45-54 2,097 20.0% 2,135   2,879 -782 -27.2%
55-59 884 8.4% 923   1,141 -257 -22.5%
60-64 607 5.8% 617   739 -132 -17.9%
65 and older 376 3.6% 377   435 -59 -13.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 9,410 9,710 12,254
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
Utilities 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
Construction 24 0.3% 36   40 -16 -40.0%
Manufacturing 3 0.0% 3   7 -4 -57.1%
Wholesale Trade 8 0.1% 6   7 1 14.3%
Retail Trade 27 0.3% 25   23 4 17.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 18 0.2% 17   15 3 20.0%
Information 9 0.1% 12   11 -2 -18.2%
Finance and Insurance 7 0.1% 3   12 -5 -41.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 6 0.1% 3   18 -12 -66.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 49 0.5% 44   101 -52 -51.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   6 -6 -100.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 60 0.6% 59   111 -51 -45.9%
Educational Services 17 0.2% 17   14 3 21.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 19 0.2% 20   27 -8 -29.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 0 0.0% 0   8 -8 -100.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 25 0.3% 24   30 -5 -16.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 15 0.2% 17   14 1 7.1%
Public Administration 2 0.0% 6   6 -4 -66.7%
Information Not Available 9,121 96.9% 9,418   11,801 -2,680 -22.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,568 6,157 7,959
Male 2,946 44.9% 2,682   3,539 -593 -16.8%
Female 3,369 51.3% 3,243   3,967 -598 -15.1%
Information Not Available 253 3.9% 232   453 -200 -44.2%
 
Ethnicity 6,568 6,157 7,959
Hispanic or Latino 420 6.4% 374   518 -98 -18.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,895 89.8% 5,551   6,988 -1,093 -15.6%
Information Not Available 253 3.9% 232   453 -200 -44.2%
 
Race 6,568 6,157 7,959
American Indian or Alaskan Native 18 0.3% 12   25 -7 -28.0%
Asian 139 2.1% 111   137 2 1.5%
Black or African American 2,590 39.4% 2,521   2,925 -335 -11.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 14 0.2% 16   11 3 27.3%
White 3,638 55.4% 3,360   4,547 -909 -20.0%
Information Not Available 169 2.6% 139   315 -146 -46.3%
 
Years of Age 6,568 6,157 7,959
Younger than 22 151 1.5% 134   196 -45 -23.0%
22-24 349 3.6% 318   494 -145 -29.4%
25-34 1,642 16.8% 1,530   2,009 -367 -18.3%
35-44 1,383 14.1% 1,333   1,638 -255 -15.6%
45-54 1,570 16.0% 1,432   1,814 -244 -13.5%
55-59 699 7.1% 658   815 -116 -14.2%
60-64 412 4.2% 392   561 -149 -26.6%
65 and older 314 3.2% 317   387 -73 -18.9%
Information Not Available 48 0.5% 43   45 3 6.7%
 
Industry 6,568 6,157 7,959
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 10 0.2% 9   27 -17 -63.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 2 0.0% 2   7 -5 -71.4%
Construction 445 6.8% 329   585 -140 -23.9%
Manufacturing 457 6.9% 454   510 -53 -10.4%
Wholesale Trade 147 2.2% 146   223 -76 -34.1%
Retail Trade 1,054 16.0% 1,010   1,126 -72 -6.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 177 2.7% 158   192 -15 -7.8%
Information 116 1.8% 116   130 -14 -10.8%
Finance and Insurance 534 8.1% 508   601 -67 -11.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 157 2.4% 125   184 -27 -14.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 387 5.9% 405   479 -92 -19.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 24 0.4% 25   23 1 4.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,048 15.9% 989   1,283 -235 -18.3%
Educational Services 220 3.3% 213   225 -5 -2.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 746 11.3% 760   946 -200 -21.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 161 2.4% 118   198 -37 -18.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 591 9.0% 521   868 -277 -31.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 202 3.1% 197   253 -51 -20.2%
Public Administration 65 1.0% 55   71 -6 -8.5%
Information Not Available 25 0.4% 17   28 -3 -10.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 76,337 81,595 109,946
Male 36,945 48.4% 38,631   53,386 -16,441 -30.8%
Female 39,334 51.5% 42,900   56,427 -17,093 -30.3%
Information Not Available 58 0.1% 64   133 -75 -56.4%
 
Ethnicity 76,337 81,595 109,946
Hispanic or Latino 18,975 24.9% 20,729   27,667 -8,692 -31.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 51,832 67.9% 55,446   77,825 -25,993 -33.4%
Information Not Available 5,530 7.2% 5,420   4,454 1,076 24.2%
 
Race 76,337 81,595 109,946
American Indian or Alaskan Native 438 0.6% 498   606 -168 -27.7%
Asian 1,091 1.4% 1,078   726 365 50.3%
Black or African American 19,943 26.1% 22,227   27,524 -7,581 -27.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 390 0.5% 390   1,019 -629 -61.7%
White 46,781 61.3% 49,417   67,924 -21,143 -31.1%
Information Not Available 7,694 10.1% 7,985   12,147 -4,453 -36.7%
 
Years of Age 76,337 81,595 109,946
Younger than 22 993 0.8% 1,063   1,339 -346 -25.8%
22-24 3,071 2.6% 3,444   4,599 -1,528 -33.2%
25-34 15,944 13.5% 17,346   23,070 -7,126 -30.9%
35-44 15,651 13.3% 16,588   22,295 -6,644 -29.8%
45-54 16,989 14.4% 18,418   24,925 -7,936 -31.8%
55-59 7,564 6.4% 8,196   11,089 -3,525 -31.8%
60-64 5,123 4.3% 5,804   7,707 -2,584 -33.5%
65 and older 3,585 3.0% 4,143   5,842 -2,257 -38.6%
Information Not Available 7,417 6.3% 6,593   9,080 -1,663 -18.3%
 
Industry 76,337 81,595 109,946
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 997 1.3% 2,073   1,283 -286 -22.3%
Mining 70 0.1% 72   63 7 11.1%
Utilities 108 0.1% 147   202 -94 -46.5%
Construction 3,846 5.0% 3,873   5,784 -1,938 -33.5%
Manufacturing 3,345 4.3% 3,408   5,141 -1,796 -34.9%
Wholesale Trade 2,961 3.8% 3,179   4,319 -1,358 -31.4%
Retail Trade 7,865 10.2% 8,374   10,748 -2,883 -26.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,811 2.3% 1,913   2,483 -672 -27.1%
Information 1,375 1.8% 1,404   1,744 -369 -21.2%
Finance and Insurance 3,502 4.5% 3,541   4,786 -1,284 -26.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,714 2.2% 1,772   2,353 -639 -27.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,828 6.2% 5,592   6,911 -2,083 -30.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 492 0.6% 511   694 -202 -29.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 14,026 18.1% 13,908   17,887 -3,861 -21.6%
Educational Services 2,374 3.1% 2,969   3,386 -1,012 -29.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,420 9.6% 8,141   10,499 -3,079 -29.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,438 1.9% 1,704   1,812 -374 -20.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,276 8.1% 6,616   8,488 -2,212 -26.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,068 2.7% 2,211   2,775 -707 -25.5%
Public Administration 1,307 1.7% 1,492   1,697 -390 -23.0%
Information Not Available 8,514 11.0% 8,695   16,891 -8,377 -49.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 40,071 41,166 53,630
Male 19,241 48.0% 19,223   25,943 -6,702 -25.8%
Female 20,200 50.4% 21,318   26,884 -6,684 -24.9%
Information Not Available 630 1.6% 625   803 -173 -21.5%
 
Ethnicity 40,071 41,166 53,630
Hispanic or Latino 82 0.2% 82   141 -59 -41.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 39,359 98.2% 40,459   52,686 -13,327 -25.3%
Information Not Available 630 1.6% 625   803 -173 -21.5%
 
Race 40,071 41,166 53,630
American Indian or Alaskan Native 185 0.5% 190   292 -107 -36.6%
Asian 540 1.3% 562   767 -227 -29.6%
Black or African American 22,068 55.1% 22,955   28,594 -6,526 -22.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 16,648 41.5% 16,834   23,174 -6,526 -28.2%
Information Not Available 630 1.6% 625   803 -173 -21.5%
 
Years of Age 40,071 41,166 53,630
Younger than 22 1,095 2.0% 972   1,587 -492 -31.0%
22-24 2,196 4.0% 2,204   3,137 -941 -30.0%
25-34 10,111 18.5% 10,267   13,443 -3,332 -24.8%
35-44 9,736 17.8% 9,966   12,564 -2,828 -22.5%
45-54 9,095 16.7% 9,433   12,208 -3,113 -25.5%
55-59 3,542 6.5% 3,718   4,697 -1,155 -24.6%
60-64 2,128 3.9% 2,324   2,829 -701 -24.8%
65 and older 1,254 2.3% 1,301   1,687 -433 -25.7%
Information Not Available 914 1.7% 981   1,478 -564 -38.2%
 
Industry 40,071 41,166 53,630
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 565 1.4% 544   725 -160 -22.1%
Mining 16 0.0% 17   42 -26 -61.9%
Utilities 31 0.1% 33   54 -23 -42.6%
Construction 1,649 4.1% 1,605   2,258 -609 -27.0%
Manufacturing 3,148 7.7% 3,338   3,991 -843 -21.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,497 3.7% 1,713   2,258 -761 -33.7%
Retail Trade 3,167 7.8% 3,343   4,219 -1,052 -24.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 740 1.8% 767   1,292 -552 -42.7%
Information 883 2.2% 883   1,047 -164 -15.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,036 2.5% 1,046   1,489 -453 -30.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 554 1.4% 512   838 -284 -33.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,937 17.1% 7,017   9,072 -2,135 -23.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 39 0.1% 47   54 -15 -27.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 105 0.3% 92   137 -32 -23.4%
Educational Services 1,112 2.7% 1,229   1,837 -725 -39.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,323 5.7% 2,444   3,306 -983 -29.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,085 5.1% 2,023   2,834 -749 -26.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 250 0.6% 282   442 -192 -43.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 516 1.3% 636   653 -137 -21.0%
Public Administration 546 1.3% 543   849 -303 -35.7%
Information Not Available 12,872 31.7% 13,052   16,233 -3,361 -20.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,825 8,704 11,128
Male 5,685 64.4% 5,495   7,284 -1,599 -22.0%
Female 3,139 35.6% 3,208   3,842 -703 -18.3%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   2 -1 -50.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,825 8,704 11,128
Hispanic or Latino 579 6.6% 554   626 -47 -7.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,023 68.2% 5,994   8,245 -2,222 -26.9%
Information Not Available 2,223 25.2% 2,156   2,257 -34 -1.5%
 
Race 8,825 8,704 11,128
American Indian or Alaskan Native 67 0.8% 52   54 13 24.1%
Asian 2,800 31.7% 2,782   3,515 -715 -20.3%
Black or African American 164 1.9% 139   201 -37 -18.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,504 28.4% 2,499   3,060 -556 -18.2%
White 2,055 23.3% 2,055   2,779 -724 -26.1%
Information Not Available 1,235 14.0% 1,177   1,519 -284 -18.7%
 
Years of Age 8,825 8,704 11,128
Younger than 22 128 1.3% 119   167 -39 -23.4%
22-24 347 3.4% 300   412 -65 -15.8%
25-34 1,996 19.7% 1,980   2,601 -605 -23.3%
35-44 2,031 20.0% 2,073   2,515 -484 -19.2%
45-54 2,126 21.0% 2,094   2,722 -596 -21.9%
55-59 951 9.4% 916   1,287 -336 -26.1%
60-64 740 7.3% 700   833 -93 -11.2%
65 and older 506 5.0% 522   591 -85 -14.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,825 8,704 11,128
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 116 1.3% 123   121 -5 -4.1%
Mining 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
Utilities 7 0.1% 8   22 -15 -68.2%
Construction 2,691 30.1% 2,480   3,231 -540 -16.7%
Manufacturing 165 1.8% 196   252 -87 -34.5%
Wholesale Trade 133 1.5% 139   195 -62 -31.8%
Retail Trade 468 5.2% 463   605 -137 -22.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 378 4.2% 364   455 -77 -16.9%
Information 132 1.5% 152   153 -21 -13.7%
Finance and Insurance 137 1.5% 133   178 -41 -23.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 131 1.5% 131   161 -30 -18.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 356 4.0% 373   486 -130 -26.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 58 0.6% 57   52 6 11.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,001 11.2% 1,027   1,317 -316 -24.0%
Educational Services 102 1.1% 101   121 -19 -15.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 437 4.9% 439   549 -112 -20.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 116 1.3% 98   127 -11 -8.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 762 8.5% 786   1,133 -371 -32.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 216 2.4% 203   319 -103 -32.3%
Public Administration 187 2.1% 180   193 -6 -3.1%
Information Not Available 1,231 13.8% 1,250   1,457 -226 -15.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 18,782 17,099 19,691
Male 10,913 58.1% 9,258   11,331 -418 -3.7%
Female 7,454 39.7% 7,441   8,360 -906 -10.8%
Information Not Available 415 2.2% 400   0 415 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 18,782 17,099 19,691
Hispanic or Latino 1,238 6.6% 1,010   1,252 -14 -1.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,552 88.1% 14,894   17,754 -1,202 -6.8%
Information Not Available 992 5.3% 1,195   685 307 44.8%
 
Race 18,782 17,099 19,691
American Indian or Alaskan Native 123 0.7% 123   135 -12 -8.9%
Asian 229 1.2% 239   224 5 2.2%
Black or African American 1,346 7.2% 1,277   1,678 -332 -19.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 14,854 79.1% 13,255   15,717 -863 -5.5%
Information Not Available 2,230 11.9% 2,205   1,937 293 15.1%
 
Years of Age 18,782 17,099 19,691
Younger than 22 505 1.6% 386   572 -67 -11.7%
22-24 1,010 3.1% 885   1,125 -115 -10.2%
25-34 4,449 13.8% 3,971   4,629 -180 -3.9%
35-44 3,972 12.3% 3,784   4,132 -160 -3.9%
45-54 4,444 13.8% 4,176   4,700 -256 -5.4%
55-59 2,031 6.3% 1,868   2,161 -130 -6.0%
60-64 1,383 4.3% 1,281   1,417 -34 -2.4%
65 and older 983 3.0% 742   952 31 3.3%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 6   3 2 66.7%
 
Industry 18,782 17,099 19,691
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 160 0.8% 142   183 -23 -12.6%
Mining 104 0.5% 34   79 25 31.6%
Utilities 30 0.2% 30   23 7 30.4%
Construction 2,935 15.5% 1,411   2,924 11 0.4%
Manufacturing 4,229 22.3% 5,002   3,893 336 8.6%
Wholesale Trade 811 4.3% 819   813 -2 -0.2%
Retail Trade 1,518 8.0% 1,468   1,714 -196 -11.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 569 3.0% 542   562 7 1.2%
Information 469 2.5% 506   583 -114 -19.6%
Finance and Insurance 648 3.4% 715   727 -79 -10.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 193 1.0% 183   204 -11 -5.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 620 3.3% 654   663 -43 -6.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 41 0.2% 40   27 14 51.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,009 10.6% 1,587   2,297 -288 -12.5%
Educational Services 379 2.0% 394   460 -81 -17.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,468 7.7% 1,527   1,753 -285 -16.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 578 3.1% 343   532 46 8.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,026 5.4% 949   1,154 -128 -11.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 426 2.2% 394   410 16 3.9%
Public Administration 414 2.2% 247   499 -85 -17.0%
Information Not Available 155 0.8% 112   191 -36 -18.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,225 6,965 10,635
Male 5,426 58.8% 3,666   6,258 -832 -13.3%
Female 3,799 41.2% 3,297   4,368 -569 -13.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 2   9 -9 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,225 6,965 10,635
Hispanic or Latino 1,368 14.8% 720   1,427 -59 -4.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,119 77.2% 5,715   8,614 -1,495 -17.4%
Information Not Available 738 8.0% 530   594 144 24.2%
 
Race 9,225 6,965 10,635
American Indian or Alaskan Native 405 3.2% 277   183 222 121.3%
Asian 153 1.2% 126   110 43 39.1%
Black or African American 123 1.0% 102   121 2 1.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 87 0.7% 59   35 52 148.6%
White 9,490 75.2% 6,822   8,430 1,060 12.6%
Information Not Available 2,370 18.8% 1,186   1,756 614 35.0%
 
Years of Age 9,225 6,965 10,635
Younger than 22 203 1.1% 128   305 -102 -33.4%
22-24 421 2.3% 294   501 -80 -16.0%
25-34 1,833 10.2% 1,414   2,397 -564 -23.5%
35-44 1,852 10.3% 1,395   2,258 -406 -18.0%
45-54 2,212 12.3% 1,690   2,605 -393 -15.1%
55-59 1,149 6.4% 867   1,216 -67 -5.5%
60-64 754 4.2% 579   858 -104 -12.1%
65 and older 794 4.4% 593   495 299 60.4%
Information Not Available 7 0.0% 5   0 7 0.0%
 
Industry 9,225 6,965 10,635
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 230 2.4% 103   534 -304 -56.9%
Mining 73 0.8% 55   114 -41 -36.0%
Utilities 11 0.1% 9   42 -31 -73.8%
Construction 633 6.7% 410   1,124 -491 -43.7%
Manufacturing 705 7.5% 741   1,088 -383 -35.2%
Wholesale Trade 167 1.8% 165   388 -221 -57.0%
Retail Trade 472 5.0% 535   948 -476 -50.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 144 1.5% 148   265 -121 -45.7%
Information 57 0.6% 85   126 -69 -54.8%
Finance and Insurance 119 1.3% 163   262 -143 -54.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 50 0.5% 59   105 -55 -52.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 201 2.1% 228   431 -230 -53.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15 0.2% 20   28 -13 -46.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 555 5.9% 587   991 -436 -44.0%
Educational Services 121 1.3% 134   221 -100 -45.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 395 4.2% 446   880 -485 -55.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 112 1.2% 96   274 -162 -59.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 253 2.7% 262   710 -457 -64.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 97 1.0% 98   242 -145 -59.9%
Public Administration 130 1.4% 134   386 -256 -66.3%
Information Not Available 4,685 49.6% 2,487   1,476 3,209 217.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 114,052 107,831 142,255
Male 62,038 54.4% 55,688   78,138 -16,100 -20.6%
Female 51,431 45.1% 51,504   63,124 -11,693 -18.5%
Information Not Available 583 0.5% 639   993 -410 -41.3%
 
Ethnicity 114,052 107,831 142,255
Hispanic or Latino 17,199 15.1% 14,178   20,576 -3,377 -16.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 85,058 74.6% 82,293   106,317 -21,259 -20.0%
Information Not Available 11,795 10.3% 11,360   15,362 -3,567 -23.2%
 
Race 114,052 107,831 142,255
American Indian or Alaskan Native 564 0.5% 520   730 -166 -22.7%
Asian 2,551 2.2% 2,559   3,356 -805 -24.0%
Black or African American 30,910 27.1% 31,160   37,870 -6,960 -18.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 274 0.2% 206   347 -73 -21.0%
White 67,771 59.4% 63,183   85,759 -17,988 -21.0%
Information Not Available 11,982 10.5% 10,203   14,193 -2,211 -15.6%
 
Years of Age 114,052 107,831 142,255
Younger than 22 2,244 1.3% 2,005   3,359 -1,115 -33.2%
22-24 5,584 3.2% 5,199   7,424 -1,840 -24.8%
25-34 27,267 15.7% 25,482   34,972 -7,705 -22.0%
35-44 26,297 15.1% 25,067   33,088 -6,791 -20.5%
45-54 27,890 16.0% 26,162   34,945 -7,055 -20.2%
55-59 12,710 7.3% 12,025   14,836 -2,126 -14.3%
60-64 8,014 4.6% 7,755   8,819 -805 -9.1%
65 and older 4,046 2.3% 4,136   4,812 -766 -15.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 114,052 107,831 142,255
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 424 0.4% 223   552 -128 -23.2%
Mining 218 0.2% 167   349 -131 -37.5%
Utilities 141 0.1% 128   206 -65 -31.6%
Construction 11,140 9.7% 8,223   15,493 -4,353 -28.1%
Manufacturing 13,394 11.7% 13,496   14,538 -1,144 -7.9%
Wholesale Trade 5,426 4.7% 5,355   6,382 -956 -15.0%
Retail Trade 9,769 8.5% 9,928   12,518 -2,749 -22.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 4,560 4.0% 4,579   5,503 -943 -17.1%
Information 2,260 2.0% 2,353   2,799 -539 -19.3%
Finance and Insurance 4,361 3.8% 4,409   5,218 -857 -16.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,669 1.5% 1,587   2,009 -340 -16.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,365 6.4% 7,332   8,795 -1,430 -16.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 506 0.4% 548   641 -135 -21.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 17,063 14.9% 15,070   19,907 -2,844 -14.3%
Educational Services 3,946 3.4% 4,147   5,949 -2,003 -33.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 9,794 8.6% 9,917   12,585 -2,791 -22.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,622 2.3% 1,544   3,020 -398 -13.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,523 5.7% 6,415   8,240 -1,717 -20.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,171 2.8% 3,051   4,310 -1,139 -26.4%
Public Administration 2,537 2.2% 2,525   3,097 -560 -18.1%
Information Not Available 7,163 6.3% 6,834   10,144 -2,981 -29.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 25,621 23,889 39,190
Male 14,479 56.5% 12,929   22,219 -7,740 -34.8%
Female 11,104 43.3% 10,902   16,908 -5,804 -34.3%
Information Not Available 38 0.1% 58   63 -25 -39.7%
 
Ethnicity 25,621 23,889 39,190
Hispanic or Latino 1,317 5.1% 1,069   1,923 -606 -31.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,130 74.7% 17,807   29,726 -10,596 -35.6%
Information Not Available 5,174 20.2% 5,013   7,541 -2,367 -31.4%
 
Race 25,621 23,889 39,190
American Indian or Alaskan Native 126 0.5% 113   178 -52 -29.2%
Asian 168 0.7% 158   242 -74 -30.6%
Black or African American 4,495 17.5% 4,469   6,772 -2,277 -33.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 32 0.1% 26   42 -10 -23.8%
White 19,321 75.4% 17,810   29,677 -10,356 -34.9%
Information Not Available 1,479 5.8% 1,313   2,279 -800 -35.1%
 
Years of Age 25,621 23,889 39,190
Younger than 22 345 0.8% 291   696 -351 -50.4%
22-24 1,018 2.4% 919   1,941 -923 -47.6%
25-34 5,815 13.5% 5,369   9,408 -3,593 -38.2%
35-44 6,130 14.2% 5,622   9,419 -3,289 -34.9%
45-54 6,520 15.1% 6,213   9,691 -3,171 -32.7%
55-59 2,957 6.9% 2,840   4,163 -1,206 -29.0%
60-64 1,811 4.2% 1,704   2,493 -682 -27.4%
65 and older 1,025 2.4% 931   1,379 -354 -25.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 25,621 23,889 39,190
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 112 0.4% 67   150 -38 -25.3%
Mining 80 0.3% 99   73 7 9.6%
Utilities 23 0.1% 12   53 -30 -56.6%
Construction 3,768 14.6% 2,863   5,493 -1,725 -31.4%
Manufacturing 4,374 17.0% 4,573   7,002 -2,628 -37.5%
Wholesale Trade 958 3.7% 904   1,410 -452 -32.1%
Retail Trade 1,783 6.9% 1,808   3,073 -1,290 -42.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 751 2.9% 760   1,205 -454 -37.7%
Information 338 1.3% 332   451 -113 -25.1%
Finance and Insurance 632 2.5% 590   878 -246 -28.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 383 1.5% 340   525 -142 -27.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,197 4.7% 1,165   1,530 -333 -21.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 187 0.7% 186   280 -93 -33.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,053 11.9% 2,777   4,682 -1,629 -34.8%
Educational Services 646 2.5% 655   1,056 -410 -38.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,392 9.3% 2,428   3,758 -1,366 -36.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 433 1.7% 267   613 -180 -29.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,085 4.2% 986   1,876 -791 -42.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 657 2.6% 637   959 -302 -31.5%
Public Administration 232 0.9% 201   324 -92 -28.4%
Information Not Available 2,537 9.9% 2,239   3,799 -1,262 -33.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,395 13,628 19,390
Male 8,850 57.5% 7,289   10,463 -1,613 -15.4%
Female 6,545 42.5% 6,339   8,927 -2,382 -26.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 15,395 13,628 19,390
Hispanic or Latino 1,395 9.1% 1,058   1,470 -75 -5.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,810 44.2% 6,044   8,544 -1,734 -20.3%
Information Not Available 7,190 46.7% 6,526   9,376 -2,186 -23.3%
 
Race 15,395 13,628 19,390
American Indian or Alaskan Native 251 1.6% 213   285 -34 -11.9%
Asian 256 1.7% 191   326 -70 -21.5%
Black or African American 2,720 17.7% 2,467   3,782 -1,062 -28.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 92 0.6% 36   79 13 16.5%
White 11,016 71.6% 9,907   13,700 -2,684 -19.6%
Information Not Available 1,060 6.9% 814   1,218 -158 -13.0%
 
Years of Age 15,395 13,628 19,390
Younger than 22 281 1.1% 272   435 -154 -35.4%
22-24 757 3.0% 676   1,038 -281 -27.1%
25-34 3,770 14.9% 3,278   4,837 -1,067 -22.1%
35-44 3,400 13.4% 3,002   4,291 -891 -20.8%
45-54 3,775 14.9% 3,236   4,566 -791 -17.3%
55-59 1,663 6.6% 1,524   2,016 -353 -17.5%
60-64 1,087 4.3% 997   1,394 -307 -22.0%
65 and older 662 2.6% 643   813 -151 -18.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 15,395 13,628 19,390
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 70 0.5% 51   73 -3 -4.1%
Mining 162 1.0% 141   205 -43 -21.0%
Utilities 23 0.1% 23   48 -25 -52.1%
Construction 2,381 15.4% 1,470   2,029 352 17.3%
Manufacturing 1,975 12.8% 1,931   2,765 -790 -28.6%
Wholesale Trade 766 5.0% 728   816 -50 -6.1%
Retail Trade 1,249 8.1% 1,204   1,720 -471 -27.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 402 2.6% 342   508 -106 -20.9%
Information 407 2.6% 321   313 94 30.0%
Finance and Insurance 409 2.6% 371   685 -276 -40.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 211 1.4% 199   287 -76 -26.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 883 5.7% 871   1,158 -275 -23.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 52 0.3% 43   46 6 13.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,049 13.2% 1,790   2,552 -503 -19.7%
Educational Services 329 2.1% 380   530 -201 -37.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,716 11.1% 1,638   2,429 -713 -29.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 169 1.1% 109   180 -11 -6.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 642 4.2% 634   947 -305 -32.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 430 2.8% 391   569 -139 -24.4%
Public Administration 394 2.5% 350   617 -223 -36.1%
Information Not Available 676 4.4% 641   913 -237 -26.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,202 21,143 28,244
Male 11,945 56.3% 11,583   16,108 -4,163 -25.8%
Female 9,257 43.7% 9,560   12,136 -2,879 -23.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 21,202 21,143 28,244
Hispanic or Latino 70 0.3% 72   82 -12 -14.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 482 2.3% 452   734 -252 -34.3%
Information Not Available 20,650 97.4% 20,619   27,428 -6,778 -24.7%
 
Race 21,202 21,143 28,244
American Indian or Alaskan Native 145 0.7% 140   288 -143 -49.7%
Asian 75 0.4% 86   82 -7 -8.5%
Black or African American 2,855 13.5% 2,855   3,559 -704 -19.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 145 0.7% 5   0 145 0.0%
White 17,821 84.1% 17,763   24,050 -6,229 -25.9%
Information Not Available 161 0.8% 294   265 -104 -39.2%
 
Years of Age 21,202 21,143 28,244
Younger than 22 355 1.0% 276   644 -289 -44.9%
22-24 982 2.6% 882   1,236 -254 -20.6%
25-34 4,810 12.9% 4,556   6,435 -1,625 -25.3%
35-44 5,315 14.2% 5,425   7,204 -1,889 -26.2%
45-54 4,960 13.3% 4,941   6,779 -1,819 -26.8%
55-59 2,381 6.4% 2,493   2,842 -461 -16.2%
60-64 1,671 4.5% 1,724   1,928 -257 -13.3%
65 and older 728 1.9% 842   1,172 -444 -37.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 4   4 -4 -100.0%
 
Industry 21,202 21,143 28,244
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 79 0.4% 45   43 36 83.7%
Mining 491 2.3% 511   794 -303 -38.2%
Utilities 101 0.5% 109   60 41 68.3%
Construction 2,083 9.8% 1,932   3,151 -1,068 -33.9%
Manufacturing 3,859 18.1% 3,764   4,319 -460 -10.7%
Wholesale Trade 851 4.0% 1,027   1,318 -467 -35.4%
Retail Trade 1,671 7.9% 1,774   2,353 -682 -29.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 574 2.7% 652   1,103 -529 -48.0%
Information 491 2.3% 511   627 -136 -21.7%
Finance and Insurance 566 2.7% 593   816 -250 -30.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 324 1.5% 366   369 -45 -12.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,074 5.0% 1,204   1,687 -613 -36.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 118 0.6% 122   159 -41 -25.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,109 9.9% 2,041   3,241 -1,132 -34.9%
Educational Services 741 3.5% 792   992 -251 -25.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,407 11.3% 2,253   3,194 -787 -24.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 316 1.5% 231   399 -83 -20.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 991 4.7% 1,172   1,219 -228 -18.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 614 2.9% 566   799 -185 -23.2%
Public Administration 439 2.1% 466   408 31 7.6%
Information Not Available 1,303 6.1% 1,012   1,193 110 9.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,427 17,145 26,049
Male 8,185 47.0% 7,624   11,871 -3,686 -31.1%
Female 9,242 53.0% 9,521   14,178 -4,936 -34.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,427 17,145 26,049
Hispanic or Latino 670 3.8% 643   1,045 -375 -35.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,756 96.1% 16,502   24,998 -8,242 -33.0%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   6 -5 -83.3%
 
Race 17,427 17,145 26,049
American Indian or Alaskan Native 152 0.9% 145   197 -45 -22.8%
Asian 127 0.7% 136   189 -62 -32.8%
Black or African American 10,029 57.5% 9,959   15,211 -5,182 -34.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1% 20   43 -25 -58.1%
White 7,100 40.7% 6,884   10,408 -3,308 -31.8%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Years of Age 17,427 17,145 26,049
Younger than 22 357 1.5% 336   507 -150 -29.6%
22-24 901 3.8% 850   1,236 -335 -27.1%
25-34 4,593 19.6% 4,458   6,663 -2,070 -31.1%
35-44 3,913 16.7% 3,889   5,738 -1,825 -31.8%
45-54 4,007 17.1% 3,859   6,202 -2,195 -35.4%
55-59 1,708 7.3% 1,711   2,719 -1,011 -37.2%
60-64 1,086 4.6% 1,124   1,705 -619 -36.3%
65 and older 862 3.7% 918   1,279 -417 -32.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 17,427 17,145 26,049
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 138 0.8% 101   190 -52 -27.4%
Mining 312 1.8% 253   410 -98 -23.9%
Utilities 53 0.3% 65   62 -9 -14.5%
Construction 2,612 14.9% 2,134   3,701 -1,089 -29.4%
Manufacturing 1,463 8.3% 1,403   2,251 -788 -35.0%
Wholesale Trade 529 3.0% 532   849 -320 -37.7%
Retail Trade 1,789 10.2% 1,840   2,583 -794 -30.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 490 2.8% 500   825 -335 -40.6%
Information 260 1.5% 300   415 -155 -37.3%
Finance and Insurance 482 2.7% 485   751 -269 -35.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 379 2.2% 361   485 -106 -21.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,002 5.7% 1,119   1,390 -388 -27.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 53 0.3% 51   86 -33 -38.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,750 10.0% 1,679   2,464 -714 -29.0%
Educational Services 523 3.0% 587   802 -279 -34.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,457 14.0% 2,467   4,258 -1,801 -42.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 340 1.9% 372   486 -146 -30.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,479 8.4% 1,577   2,055 -576 -28.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 515 2.9% 501   757 -242 -32.0%
Public Administration 291 1.7% 288   500 -209 -41.8%
Information Not Available 510 2.9% 530   729 -219 -30.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 65,383 60,300 68,458
Male 36,794 56.3% 32,791   39,199 -2,405 -6.1%
Female 28,585 43.7% 27,507   29,259 -674 -2.3%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 2   0 4 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 65,383 60,300 68,458
Hispanic or Latino 7,977 12.2% 7,358   7,901 76 1.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 53,831 82.3% 49,534   57,131 -3,300 -5.8%
Information Not Available 3,575 5.5% 3,408   3,426 149 4.3%
 
Race 65,383 60,300 68,458
American Indian or Alaskan Native 294 0.4% 266   294 0 0.0%
Asian 2,405 3.7% 2,365   2,325 80 3.4%
Black or African American 6,418 9.8% 6,340   6,410 8 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 153 0.2% 136   163 -10 -6.1%
White 48,039 73.5% 43,677   51,908 -3,869 -7.5%
Information Not Available 8,074 12.3% 7,516   7,358 716 9.7%
 
Years of Age 65,383 60,300 68,458
Younger than 22 1,139 1.1% 972   1,331 -192 -14.4%
22-24 2,990 2.8% 2,665   3,638 -648 -17.8%
25-34 15,316 14.2% 14,084   16,138 -822 -5.1%
35-44 13,431 12.4% 12,414   14,289 -858 -6.0%
45-54 15,687 14.5% 14,678   16,432 -745 -4.5%
55-59 7,179 6.6% 6,801   7,303 -124 -1.7%
60-64 5,387 5.0% 5,065   5,236 151 2.9%
65 and older 4,254 3.9% 3,621   4,091 163 4.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 65,383 60,300 68,458
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 563 0.9% 471   654 -91 -13.9%
Mining 39 0.1% 27   42 -3 -7.1%
Utilities 124 0.2% 127   93 31 33.3%
Construction 6,573 10.0% 5,549   7,777 -1,204 -15.5%
Manufacturing 5,722 8.7% 5,781   6,130 -408 -6.7%
Wholesale Trade 2,826 4.3% 2,789   2,975 -149 -5.0%
Retail Trade 5,910 9.0% 5,661   5,943 -33 -0.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,622 2.5% 1,419   1,771 -149 -8.4%
Information 1,476 2.2% 1,446   1,589 -113 -7.1%
Finance and Insurance 2,334 3.5% 2,423   2,489 -155 -6.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,458 2.2% 1,329   1,646 -188 -11.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,232 7.9% 5,282   5,596 -364 -6.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 248 0.4% 251   236 12 5.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,187 10.9% 6,303   7,527 -340 -4.5%
Educational Services 1,661 2.5% 1,680   1,687 -26 -1.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,178 10.9% 7,350   7,083 95 1.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,776 2.7% 854   1,892 -116 -6.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,709 8.7% 4,282   6,050 -341 -5.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,781 5.7% 3,611   3,719 62 1.7%
Public Administration 1,894 2.9% 1,783   1,854 40 2.2%
Information Not Available 2,070 3.1% 1,882   1,705 365 21.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 45,983 44,335 52,808
Male 20,388 44.3% 18,155   22,640 -2,252 -9.9%
Female 16,823 36.6% 16,521   18,477 -1,654 -9.0%
Information Not Available 8,772 19.1% 9,659   11,691 -2,919 -25.0%
 
Ethnicity 45,983 44,335 52,808
Hispanic or Latino 1,957 4.3% 1,653   2,220 -263 -11.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 34,466 75.0% 32,265   38,073 -3,607 -9.5%
Information Not Available 9,560 20.8% 10,417   12,515 -2,955 -23.6%
 
Race 45,983 44,335 52,808
American Indian or Alaskan Native 125 0.3% 120   139 -14 -10.1%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 16,055 34.9% 15,553   17,270 -1,215 -7.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 68 0.1% 56   60 8 13.3%
White 18,218 39.6% 16,536   20,604 -2,386 -11.6%
Information Not Available 11,517 25.0% 12,070   14,735 -3,218 -21.8%
 
Years of Age 45,983 44,335 52,808
Younger than 22 972 1.6% 843   1,171 -199 -17.0%
22-24 2,144 3.5% 1,947   2,458 -314 -12.8%
25-34 9,301 15.1% 8,800   10,332 -1,031 -10.0%
35-44 7,563 12.3% 7,094   8,628 -1,065 -12.3%
45-54 8,488 13.8% 7,953   9,511 -1,023 -10.8%
55-59 3,816 6.2% 3,542   4,020 -204 -5.1%
60-64 2,660 4.3% 2,467   2,705 -45 -1.7%
65 and older 2,267 3.7% 2,030   2,292 -25 -1.1%
Information Not Available 8,772 14.3% 9,659   11,691 -2,919 -25.0%
 
Industry 45,983 44,335 52,808
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 102 0.2% 73   125 -23 -18.4%
Mining 32 0.1% 18   45 -13 -28.9%
Utilities 38 0.1% 34   38 0 0.0%
Construction 4,344 9.4% 3,579   4,816 -472 -9.8%
Manufacturing 355 0.8% 325   576 -221 -38.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,354 2.9% 1,316   1,581 -227 -14.4%
Retail Trade 1,518 3.3% 1,536   1,550 -32 -2.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 858 1.9% 808   974 -116 -11.9%
Information 704 1.5% 707   708 -4 -0.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,081 2.3% 1,129   1,223 -142 -11.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 758 1.6% 746   873 -115 -13.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,321 7.2% 3,469   4,101 -780 -19.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 149 0.3% 148   175 -26 -14.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,990 10.8% 4,652   5,180 -190 -3.7%
Educational Services 1,319 2.9% 1,327   1,489 -170 -11.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,608 7.8% 3,645   3,974 -366 -9.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 847 1.8% 495   858 -11 -1.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,605 7.8% 2,885   3,624 -19 -0.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,088 2.4% 1,054   1,185 -97 -8.2%
Public Administration 810 1.8% 644   902 -92 -10.2%
Information Not Available 15,102 32.8% 15,745   18,811 -3,709 -19.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,391 5,512 10,109
Male 4,660 55.5% 2,879   5,611 -951 -16.9%
Female 3,730 44.5% 2,633   4,498 -768 -17.1%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,391 5,512 10,109
Hispanic or Latino 117 1.4% 55   116 1 0.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,883 70.1% 4,045   7,077 -1,194 -16.9%
Information Not Available 2,391 28.5% 1,412   2,916 -525 -18.0%
 
Race 8,391 5,512 10,109
American Indian or Alaskan Native 76 0.9% 53   80 -4 -5.0%
Asian 33 0.4% 20   40 -7 -17.5%
Black or African American 113 1.3% 81   93 20 21.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 6,088 72.6% 4,131   7,388 -1,300 -17.6%
Information Not Available 2,081 24.8% 1,227   2,508 -427 -17.0%
 
Years of Age 8,391 5,512 10,109
Younger than 22 328 2.4% 143   352 -24 -6.8%
22-24 462 3.3% 284   656 -194 -29.6%
25-34 1,896 13.7% 1,232   2,384 -488 -20.5%
35-44 1,644 11.9% 1,078   1,943 -299 -15.4%
45-54 1,901 13.8% 1,305   2,381 -480 -20.2%
55-59 1,019 7.4% 700   1,158 -139 -12.0%
60-64 685 5.0% 468   750 -65 -8.7%
65 and older 456 3.3% 302   485 -29 -6.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,391 5,512 10,109
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 139 1.6% 79   171 -32 -18.7%
Mining 6 0.1% 6   4 2 50.0%
Utilities 17 0.2% 16   15 2 13.3%
Construction 792 9.3% 379   1,020 -228 -22.4%
Manufacturing 702 8.2% 582   938 -236 -25.2%
Wholesale Trade 194 2.3% 172   182 12 6.6%
Retail Trade 625 7.3% 513   711 -86 -12.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 138 1.6% 138   163 -25 -15.3%
Information 125 1.5% 57   97 28 28.9%
Finance and Insurance 106 1.2% 103   151 -45 -29.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 97 1.1% 68   97 0 0.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 198 2.3% 182   243 -45 -18.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10 0.1% 10   13 -3 -23.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 571 6.7% 350   621 -50 -8.1%
Educational Services 139 1.6% 143   170 -31 -18.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 528 6.2% 579   689 -161 -23.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 226 2.6% 60   279 -53 -19.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,237 14.5% 327   1,489 -252 -16.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 138 1.6% 117   255 -117 -45.9%
Public Administration 153 1.8% 116   172 -19 -11.0%
Information Not Available 2,250 26.4% 1,515   2,629 -379 -14.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 67,554 64,812 84,957
Male 36,343 53.8% 34,272   47,956 -11,613 -24.2%
Female 29,481 43.6% 28,838   35,927 -6,446 -17.9%
Information Not Available 1,730 2.6% 1,702   1,074 656 61.1%
 
Ethnicity 67,554 64,812 84,957
Hispanic or Latino 3,200 4.7% 2,441   3,053 147 4.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 50,939 75.4% 49,416   65,396 -14,457 -22.1%
Information Not Available 13,415 19.9% 12,955   16,508 -3,093 -18.7%
 
Race 67,554 64,812 84,957
American Indian or Alaskan Native 752 1.1% 523   1,007 -255 -25.3%
Asian 675 1.0% 685   536 139 25.9%
Black or African American 12,245 18.1% 13,778   13,833 -1,588 -11.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 67 0.1% 60   59 8 13.6%
White 38,438 56.9% 35,237   49,087 -10,649 -21.7%
Information Not Available 15,377 22.8% 14,529   20,435 -5,058 -24.8%
 
Years of Age 67,554 64,812 84,957
Younger than 22 1,784 1.8% 1,566   2,214 -430 -19.4%
22-24 4,133 4.1% 3,732   5,104 -971 -19.0%
25-34 16,218 16.0% 15,315   19,394 -3,176 -16.4%
35-44 14,810 14.6% 14,949   19,886 -5,076 -25.5%
45-54 16,348 16.1% 15,925   21,591 -5,243 -24.3%
55-59 7,373 7.3% 7,255   9,046 -1,673 -18.5%
60-64 4,335 4.3% 4,192   5,021 -686 -13.7%
65 and older 2,551 2.5% 1,878   2,699 -148 -5.5%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 0   2 0 0.0%
 
Industry 67,554 64,812 84,957
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,080 1.6% 478   983 97 9.9%
Mining 135 0.2% 98   118 17 14.4%
Utilities 58 0.1% 50   48 10 20.8%
Construction 5,665 8.3% 3,663   7,117 -1,452 -20.4%
Manufacturing 8,682 12.6% 9,907   8,820 -138 -1.6%
Wholesale Trade 3,276 4.8% 4,183   10,695 -7,419 -69.4%
Retail Trade 4,381 6.4% 4,049   5,292 -911 -17.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,767 2.6% 1,993   1,740 27 1.6%
Information 837 1.2% 793   882 -45 -5.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,580 2.3% 1,623   2,178 -598 -27.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 948 1.4% 943   932 16 1.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,253 6.2% 4,347   4,429 -176 -4.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 2,484 3.6% 5,159   3,092 -608 -19.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,391 12.2% 7,490   10,163 -1,772 -17.4%
Educational Services 1,838 2.7% 2,050   2,411 -573 -23.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,469 9.4% 6,721   7,427 -958 -12.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,443 3.6% 758   2,698 -255 -9.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,298 6.3% 2,847   4,902 -604 -12.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,863 2.7% 1,708   2,012 -149 -7.4%
Public Administration 1,449 2.1% 1,040   1,618 -169 -10.4%
Information Not Available 5,657 8.2% 4,912   7,400 -1,743 -23.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 42,342 29,356 45,088
Male 27,971 66.1% 15,859   27,875 96 0.3%
Female 14,360 33.9% 13,487   17,189 -2,829 -16.5%
Information Not Available 11 0.0% 10   24 -13 -54.2%
 
Ethnicity 42,342 29,356 45,088
Hispanic or Latino 1,712 4.0% 1,179   1,554 158 10.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 36,284 85.7% 24,985   38,635 -2,351 -6.1%
Information Not Available 4,346 10.3% 3,192   4,899 -553 -11.3%
 
Race 42,342 29,356 45,088
American Indian or Alaskan Native 631 1.5% 475   664 -33 -5.0%
Asian 893 2.1% 919   1,144 -251 -21.9%
Black or African American 2,960 7.0% 2,723   3,708 -748 -20.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 88 0.2% 70   88 0 0.0%
White 34,418 81.3% 22,641   35,964 -1,546 -4.3%
Information Not Available 3,352 7.9% 2,528   3,520 -168 -4.8%
 
Years of Age 42,342 29,356 45,088
Younger than 22 1,093 1.5% 471   1,055 38 3.6%
22-24 2,159 2.9% 1,196   2,474 -315 -12.7%
25-34 10,375 14.1% 6,745   11,199 -824 -7.4%
35-44 8,807 12.0% 6,187   9,300 -493 -5.3%
45-54 9,986 13.6% 7,340   10,839 -853 -7.9%
55-59 4,922 6.7% 3,633   5,157 -235 -4.6%
60-64 3,197 4.3% 2,494   3,320 -123 -3.7%
65 and older 1,790 2.4% 1,278   1,721 69 4.0%
Information Not Available 13 0.0% 12   23 -10 -43.5%
 
Industry 42,342 29,356 45,088
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 556 1.3% 225   555 1 0.2%
Mining 229 0.5% 50   279 -50 -17.9%
Utilities 173 0.4% 92   167 6 3.6%
Construction 10,376 24.2% 2,993   8,166 2,210 27.1%
Manufacturing 4,504 10.5% 4,109   5,413 -909 -16.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,617 3.8% 1,469   1,994 -377 -18.9%
Retail Trade 2,969 6.9% 2,497   3,186 -217 -6.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 977 2.3% 699   1,038 -61 -5.9%
Information 741 1.7% 746   866 -125 -14.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,187 2.8% 1,226   1,400 -213 -15.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 645 1.5% 563   763 -118 -15.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,236 5.2% 2,154   2,551 -315 -12.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 641 1.5% 638   698 -57 -8.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,319 10.1% 2,885   4,770 -451 -9.5%
Educational Services 1,094 2.6% 1,135   1,439 -345 -24.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,107 7.2% 3,124   3,969 -862 -21.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,133 2.6% 512   1,168 -35 -3.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,175 5.1% 1,649   2,466 -291 -11.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,080 2.5% 886   1,235 -155 -12.6%
Public Administration 1,090 2.5% 618   1,209 -119 -9.8%
Information Not Available 1,493 3.5% 1,086   1,756 -263 -15.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,257 30,605 40,594
Male 17,036 52.8% 15,453   21,743 -4,707 -21.6%
Female 15,158 47.0% 15,102   18,805 -3,647 -19.4%
Information Not Available 63 0.2% 50   46 17 37.0%
 
Ethnicity 32,257 30,605 40,594
Hispanic or Latino 1,171 3.6% 1,010   1,039 132 12.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,853 77.0% 23,276   33,802 -8,949 -26.5%
Information Not Available 6,233 19.3% 6,319   5,753 480 8.3%
 
Race 32,257 30,605 40,594
American Indian or Alaskan Native 182 0.6% 236   251 -69 -27.5%
Asian 197 0.6% 182   206 -9 -4.4%
Black or African American 6,657 20.6% 6,872   4,772 1,885 39.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,073 3.3% 962   373 700 187.7%
White 20,497 63.5% 18,701   21,227 -730 -3.4%
Information Not Available 3,651 11.3% 3,652   13,765 -10,114 -73.5%
 
Years of Age 32,257 30,605 40,594
Younger than 22 767 1.5% 675   1,068 -301 -28.2%
22-24 1,714 3.4% 1,683   2,355 -641 -27.2%
25-34 7,727 15.3% 7,389   10,015 -2,288 -22.8%
35-44 7,275 14.4% 6,967   9,166 -1,891 -20.6%
45-54 7,795 15.4% 7,381   9,876 -2,081 -21.1%
55-59 3,437 6.8% 3,263   4,019 -582 -14.5%
60-64 2,099 4.1% 1,954   2,434 -335 -13.8%
65 and older 1,442 2.8% 1,292   1,621 -179 -11.0%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   40 -39 -97.5%
 
Industry 32,257 30,605 40,594
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 180 0.6% 121   190 -10 -5.3%
Mining 94 0.3% 74   130 -36 -27.7%
Utilities 43 0.1% 52   65 -22 -33.8%
Construction 3,815 11.8% 3,102   4,700 -885 -18.8%
Manufacturing 3,583 11.0% 3,384   5,234 -1,651 -31.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,288 4.0% 1,309   1,638 -350 -21.4%
Retail Trade 3,072 9.5% 3,142   3,973 -901 -22.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 944 2.9% 914   1,196 -252 -21.1%
Information 656 2.0% 736   689 -33 -4.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,077 3.3% 1,195   1,568 -491 -31.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 505 1.6% 511   732 -227 -31.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,710 5.3% 1,777   1,806 -96 -5.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 157 0.5% 132   171 -14 -8.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,258 13.1% 4,015   5,252 -994 -18.9%
Educational Services 874 2.7% 938   983 -109 -11.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,992 12.3% 4,090   4,836 -844 -17.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 635 2.0% 393   730 -95 -13.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,744 8.5% 2,245   3,341 -597 -17.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 820 2.5% 858   1,302 -482 -37.0%
Public Administration 464 1.4% 384   481 -17 -3.5%
Information Not Available 1,346 4.1% 1,233   1,577 -231 -14.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Nov 2014 Percent Oct 2014     Nov 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,566 15,630