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Characteristics of Insured Unemployment

October 2014

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants : Total Claimants
October 2014
Oct 2014 Sep 2014 Monthly Change Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,066,699 2,105,075 -38,376 2,459,759 -393,060 -16.0
Alaska 7,939 7,557 382 9,896 -1,957 -19.8
Alabama 24,034 24,620 -586 30,260 -6,226 -20.6
Arkansas 19,623 20,100 -477 24,986 -5,363 -21.5
Arizona 33,583 37,469 -3,886 38,505 -4,922 -12.8
California 384,158 384,932 -774 397,767 -13,609 -3.4
Colorado 24,895 24,886 9 32,880 -7,985 -24.3
Connecticut 38,064 38,851 -787 44,007 -5,943 -13.5
District of Columbia 9,710 9,877 -167 14,179 -4,469 -31.5
Delaware 6,157 5,544 613 7,178 -1,021 -14.2
Florida 81,595 88,130 -6,535 101,720 -20,125 -19.8
Georgia 41,166 41,965 -799 53,478 -12,312 -23.0
Hawaii 8,704 8,778 -74 11,482 -2,778 -24.2
Iowa 17,099 16,381 718 17,777 -678 -3.8
Idaho 6,965 7,164 -199 8,560 -1,595 -18.6
Illinois 107,831 112,085 -4,254 131,793 -23,962 -18.2
Indiana 23,889 23,750 139 38,061 -14,172 -37.2
Kansas 13,628 14,227 -599 19,165 -5,537 -28.9
Kentucky 21,143 22,274 -1,131 27,735 -6,592 -23.8
Louisiana 17,145 17,921 -776 26,174 -9,029 -34.5
Massachusetts 60,300 61,895 -1,595 64,307 -4,007 -6.2
Maryland 44,335 44,700 -365 52,369 -8,034 -15.3
Maine 5,512 5,705 -193 7,651 -2,139 -28.0
Michigan 64,812 59,626 5,186 63,436 1,376 2.2
Minnesota 29,356 29,359 -3 34,762 -5,406 -15.6
Missouri 30,605 31,975 -1,370 36,629 -6,024 -16.4
Mississippi 15,630 16,695 -1,065 21,473 -5,843 -27.2
Montana 4,713 3,790 923 6,862 -2,149 -31.3
North Carolina 40,998 43,038 -2,040 73,525 -32,527 -44.2
North Dakota 1,424 1,196 228 1,415 9 0.6
Nebraska 5,719 5,757 -38 6,765 -1,046 -15.5
New Hampshire 5,010 5,108 -98 6,541 -1,531 -23.4
New Jersey 102,770 105,641 -2,871 108,805 -6,035 -5.5
New Mexico 11,759 12,340 -581 15,018 -3,259 -21.7
Nevada 25,985 26,397 -412 26,681 -696 -2.6
New York 158,195 155,555 2,640 191,600 -33,405 -17.4
Ohio 51,039 51,455 -416 62,090 -11,051 -17.8
Oklahoma 15,488 15,982 -494 24,574 -9,086 -37.0
Oregon 31,932 30,679 1,253 37,882 -5,950 -15.7
Pennsylvania 119,896 123,032 -3,136 139,726 -19,830 -14.2
Puerto Rico 27,290 29,213 -1,923 30,540 -3,250 -10.6
Rhode Island 8,112 8,401 -289 9,249 -1,137 -12.3
South Carolina 21,733 23,070 -1,337 27,980 -6,247 -22.3
South Dakota 1,131 1,053 78 1,400 -269 -19.2
Tennessee 26,733 28,780 -2,047 33,562 -6,829 -20.3
Texas 120,016 130,084 -10,068 142,739 -22,723 -15.9
Utah 9,744 9,888 -144 13,098 -3,354 -25.6
Virginia 37,186 38,770 -1,584 51,020 -13,834 -27.1
Virgin Islands 452 489 -37 686 -234 -34.1
Vermont 3,253 3,059 194 3,919 -666 -17.0
Washington 46,682 44,060 2,622 56,105 -9,423 -16.8
Wisconsin 38,012 38,704 -692 55,406 -17,394 -31.4
West Virginia 11,579 11,259 320 13,583 -2,004 -14.8
Wyoming 1,970 1,809 161 2,758 -788 -28.6
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,066,699   2,105,075   2,459,759 -393,060 -16.0
Male 1,082,946 52.4% 1,079,327   1,286,453 -203,507 -15.8%
Female 968,051 46.8% 1,009,681   1,154,240 -186,189 -16.1%
Information Not Available 15,702 0.8% 16,067   19,066 -3,364 -17.6%
 
Ethnicity 2,066,699   2,105,075   2,459,759    
Hispanic or Latino 366,692 17.7% 366,855   387,191 -20,499 -5.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,402,527 82.5% 1,446,656   1,734,848 -332,321 -19.2%
Information Not Available 297,480 12.5% 291,564   337,720 -40,240 -11.9%
 
Race 2,066,699   2,105,075   2,459,759
American Indian or Alaskan Native 24,752 1.2% 26,522   32,392 -7,640 -23.6%
Asian 71,753 3.4% 73,058   77,712 -5,959 -7.7%
Black or African American 396,016 19.0% 415,554   474,863 -78,847 -16.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 23,957 1.2% 10,754   11,921 12,036 101.0%
White 1,044,343 50.2% 1,084,960   1,299,071 -254,728 -19.6%
Information Not Available 520,487 25.0% 494,561   563,802 -43,315 -7.7%
 
Years of Age 2,066,699   2,105,075   2,459,759
Younger than 22 45,263 2.2% 44,436   56,119 -10,856 -19.3%
22-24 107,659 5.2% 107,438   135,512 -27,853 -20.6%
25-34 493,707 23.9% 504,572   595,220 -101,513 -17.1%
35-44 450,512 21.8% 460,831   546,731 -96,219 -17.6%
45-54 489,522 23.7% 493,216   581,452 -91,930 -15.8%
55-59 217,180 10.5% 222,098   249,831 -32,651 -13.1%
60-64 147,147 7.1% 150,604   163,625 -16,478 -10.1%
65 and older 97,300 4.7% 102,741   106,784 -9,484 -8.9%
Information Not Available 18,409 0.9% 19,139   24,485 -6,076 -24.8%
 
Industry 2,066,699   2,105,075   2,459,759
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 55,750 2.7% 49,413   48,089 7,661 15.9%
Mining 10,692 0.5% 10,206   14,674 -3,982 -27.1%
Utilities 4,157 0.2% 3,905   5,449 -1,292 -23.7%
Construction 176,524 8.5% 174,150   216,696 -40,172 -18.5%
Manufacturing 199,797 9.7% 195,913   239,858 -40,061 -16.7%
Wholesale Trade 70,394 3.4% 71,928   81,161 -10,767 -13.3%
Retail Trade 174,516 8.4% 181,141   203,711 -29,195 -14.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 61,195 3.0% 64,616   71,310 -10,115 -14.2%
Information 65,938 3.2% 71,430   71,749 -5,811 -8.1%
Finance and Insurance 66,756 3.2% 70,634   81,021 -14,265 -17.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 29,949 1.4% 29,258   36,372 -6,423 -17.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 113,028 5.5% 121,827   140,121 -27,093 -19.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 14,668 0.7% 11,364   11,698 2,970 25.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 272,035 13.2% 278,932   311,533 -39,498 -12.7%
Educational Services 70,666 3.4% 81,580   92,708 -22,042 -23.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 201,000 9.7% 210,324   244,061 -43,061 -17.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 34,179 1.7% 32,740   36,859 -2,680 -7.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 124,881 6.0% 122,988   140,705 -15,824 -11.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 53,718 2.6% 55,838   65,321 -11,603 -17.8%
Public Administration 39,004 1.9% 38,644   52,463 -13,459 -25.7%
Information Not Available 227,852 11.0% 228,244   294,200 -66,348 -22.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,939 7,557 9,896 -1,957 -19.8
Male 4,379 55.2% 3,819   5,235 -856 -16.4%
Female 3,560 44.8% 3,738   4,659 -1,099 -23.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,939   7,557   9,896    
Hispanic or Latino 405 5.1% 345   491 -86 -17.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,457 93.9% 7,148   9,285 -1,828 -19.7%
Information Not Available 77 1.0% 64   120 -43 -35.8%
 
Race 7,939 7,557 9,896
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,287 28.8% 2,501   2,713 -426 -15.7%
Asian 669 8.4% 353   649 20 3.1%
Black or African American 397 5.0% 410   466 -69 -14.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 160 2.0% 187   203 -43 -21.2%
White 4,073 51.3% 3,830   5,457 -1,384 -25.4%
Information Not Available 353 4.4% 276   408 -55 -13.5%
 
Years of Age 7,939 7,557 9,896
Younger than 22 147 1.3% 179   248 -101 -40.7%
22-24 446 3.9% 471   655 -209 -31.9%
25-34 2,191 19.1% 2,317   2,863 -672 -23.5%
35-44 1,668 14.5% 1,631   1,995 -327 -16.4%
45-54 1,823 15.9% 1,552   2,199 -376 -17.1%
55-59 846 7.4% 716   952 -106 -11.1%
60-64 528 4.6% 421   595 -67 -11.3%
65 and older 290 2.5% 270   389 -99 -25.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,939 7,557 9,896
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 75 0.9% 42   57 18 31.6%
Mining 209 2.6% 207   329 -120 -36.5%
Utilities 20 0.2% 46   44 -24 -54.5%
Construction 1,189 14.8% 805   1,101 88 8.0%
Manufacturing 861 10.7% 454   805 56 7.0%
Wholesale Trade 122 1.5% 107   146 -24 -16.4%
Retail Trade 711 8.9% 913   940 -229 -24.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 434 5.4% 282   449 -15 -3.3%
Information 56 0.7% 69   101 -45 -44.6%
Finance and Insurance 132 1.6% 183   202 -70 -34.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 145 1.8% 177   177 -32 -18.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 208 2.6% 246   367 -159 -43.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 24 0.3% 20   15 9 60.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 513 6.4% 489   580 -67 -11.6%
Educational Services 219 2.7% 319   333 -114 -34.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 814 10.2% 1,014   1,131 -317 -28.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 105 1.3% 95   190 -85 -44.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 712 8.9% 641   903 -191 -21.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 251 3.1% 342   312 -61 -19.6%
Public Administration 873 10.9% 824   1,322 -449 -34.0%
Information Not Available 266 3.3% 282   392 -126 -32.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,034 24,620 30,260
Male 11,641 48.4% 12,020   15,008 -3,367 -22.4%
Female 12,375 51.5% 12,583   15,239 -2,864 -18.8%
Information Not Available 18 0.1% 17   13 5 38.5%
 
Ethnicity 24,034 24,620 30,260
Hispanic or Latino 264 1.1% 272   347 -83 -23.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,556 73.0% 17,968   22,410 -4,854 -21.7%
Information Not Available 6,214 25.9% 6,380   7,503 -1,289 -17.2%
 
Race 24,034 24,620 30,260
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,007 4.2% 1,223   1,168 -161 -13.8%
Asian 476 2.0% 527   578 -102 -17.6%
Black or African American 9,966 41.5% 10,129   12,440 -2,474 -19.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 36 0.1% 34   37 -1 -2.7%
White 11,327 47.1% 11,490   14,555 -3,228 -22.2%
Information Not Available 1,222 5.1% 1,217   1,482 -260 -17.5%
 
Years of Age 24,034 24,620 30,260
Younger than 22 744 2.2% 727   970 -226 -23.3%
22-24 1,459 4.3% 1,459   2,046 -587 -28.7%
25-34 6,575 19.3% 6,636   7,955 -1,380 -17.3%
35-44 5,517 16.2% 5,706   6,893 -1,376 -20.0%
45-54 5,300 15.6% 5,518   6,729 -1,429 -21.2%
55-59 2,089 6.1% 2,136   2,706 -617 -22.8%
60-64 1,371 4.0% 1,409   1,735 -364 -21.0%
65 and older 969 2.9% 1,018   1,215 -246 -20.2%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 11   11 -1 -9.1%
 
Industry 24,034 24,620 30,260
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 253 1.0% 236   260 -7 -2.7%
Mining 96 0.4% 89   257 -161 -62.6%
Utilities 38 0.2% 41   48 -10 -20.8%
Construction 1,902 7.8% 1,964   2,681 -779 -29.1%
Manufacturing 4,075 16.8% 4,142   4,423 -348 -7.9%
Wholesale Trade 859 3.5% 864   1,037 -178 -17.2%
Retail Trade 2,674 11.0% 2,824   3,337 -663 -19.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 619 2.5% 701   928 -309 -33.3%
Information 377 1.6% 382   359 18 5.0%
Finance and Insurance 787 3.2% 766   872 -85 -9.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 347 1.4% 333   424 -77 -18.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,287 5.3% 1,351   1,924 -637 -33.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 70 0.3% 76   74 -4 -5.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,413 14.1% 3,313   4,187 -774 -18.5%
Educational Services 682 2.8% 707   838 -156 -18.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,306 9.5% 2,357   2,940 -634 -21.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 164 0.7% 166   141 23 16.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,840 7.6% 1,861   2,469 -629 -25.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 624 2.6% 626   751 -127 -16.9%
Public Administration 410 1.7% 371   754 -344 -45.6%
Information Not Available 1,211 5.0% 1,450   1,556 -345 -22.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,623 20,100 24,986
Male 9,446 48.1% 9,483   12,706 -3,260 -25.7%
Female 9,254 47.2% 9,820   11,517 -2,263 -19.6%
Information Not Available 923 4.7% 797   763 160 21.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,623 20,100 24,986
Hispanic or Latino 755 3.8% 894   835 -80 -9.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,945 91.4% 18,409   23,388 -5,443 -23.3%
Information Not Available 923 4.7% 797   763 160 21.0%
 
Race 19,623 20,100 24,986
American Indian or Alaskan Native 237 1.2% 242   276 -39 -14.1%
Asian 169 0.9% 189   183 -14 -7.7%
Black or African American 5,602 28.5% 5,749   7,113 -1,511 -21.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 154 0.8% 171   219 -65 -29.7%
White 11,783 60.0% 12,058   15,597 -3,814 -24.5%
Information Not Available 1,678 8.6% 1,691   1,598 80 5.0%
 
Years of Age 19,623 20,100 24,986
Younger than 22 548 1.8% 572   774 -226 -29.2%
22-24 1,090 3.6% 1,130   1,649 -559 -33.9%
25-34 4,516 14.9% 4,665   5,920 -1,404 -23.7%
35-44 4,478 14.8% 4,608   5,685 -1,207 -21.2%
45-54 4,359 14.4% 4,467   5,656 -1,297 -22.9%
55-59 1,720 5.7% 1,867   2,223 -503 -22.6%
60-64 1,169 3.9% 1,188   1,363 -194 -14.2%
65 and older 820 2.7% 806   953 -133 -14.0%
Information Not Available 923 3.1% 797   763 160 21.0%
 
Industry 19,623 20,100 24,986
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 265 1.3% 182   236 29 12.3%
Mining 171 0.9% 175   217 -46 -21.2%
Utilities 50 0.3% 47   45 5 11.1%
Construction 1,395 7.0% 1,369   2,230 -835 -37.4%
Manufacturing 2,935 14.8% 2,933   3,741 -806 -21.5%
Wholesale Trade 857 4.3% 859   1,192 -335 -28.1%
Retail Trade 1,885 9.5% 1,988   2,354 -469 -19.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 626 3.1% 618   807 -181 -22.4%
Information 229 1.2% 241   238 -9 -3.8%
Finance and Insurance 376 1.9% 408   376 0 0.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 271 1.4% 281   303 -32 -10.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 698 3.5% 814   814 -116 -14.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 54 0.3% 67   107 -53 -49.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,128 10.7% 2,297   2,767 -639 -23.1%
Educational Services 471 2.4% 477   686 -215 -31.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,740 13.8% 2,926   3,417 -677 -19.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 150 0.8% 124   209 -59 -28.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,132 5.7% 1,135   1,504 -372 -24.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 433 2.2% 467   479 -46 -9.6%
Public Administration 376 1.9% 377   706 -330 -46.7%
Information Not Available 2,381 12.0% 2,315   2,558 -177 -6.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,583 37,469 38,505
Male 18,411 54.8% 20,988   20,848 -2,437 -11.7%
Female 15,157 45.1% 16,453   17,632 -2,475 -14.0%
Information Not Available 15 0.0% 28   25 -10 -40.0%
 
Ethnicity 33,583 37,469 38,505
Hispanic or Latino 12,094 36.0% 14,344   13,582 -1,488 -11.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,124 45.0% 16,106   17,567 -2,443 -13.9%
Information Not Available 6,365 19.0% 7,019   7,356 -991 -13.5%
 
Race 33,583 37,469 38,505
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,905 5.7% 2,178   2,415 -510 -21.1%
Asian 1,692 5.0% 1,994   1,533 159 10.4%
Black or African American 2,401 7.1% 2,568   2,689 -288 -10.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 428 1.3% 450   278 150 54.0%
White 18,512 55.1% 19,502   22,679 -4,167 -18.4%
Information Not Available 8,645 25.7% 10,777   8,911 -266 -3.0%
 
Years of Age 33,583 37,469 38,505
Younger than 22 816 1.6% 943   1,000 -184 -18.4%
22-24 1,781 3.6% 2,048   2,044 -263 -12.9%
25-34 7,821 15.7% 8,430   8,893 -1,072 -12.1%
35-44 7,185 14.5% 7,946   8,509 -1,324 -15.6%
45-54 8,244 16.6% 9,358   9,449 -1,205 -12.8%
55-59 3,813 7.7% 4,119   4,200 -387 -9.2%
60-64 2,437 4.9% 2,891   2,701 -264 -9.8%
65 and older 1,486 3.0% 1,734   1,709 -223 -13.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 33,583 37,469 38,505
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 2,794 7.7% 4,315   3,102 -308 -9.9%
Mining 97 0.3% 97   107 -10 -9.3%
Utilities 66 0.2% 64   67 -1 -1.5%
Construction 3,308 9.1% 3,771   3,185 123 3.9%
Manufacturing 1,879 5.2% 1,912   2,100 -221 -10.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,339 3.7% 1,498   1,529 -190 -12.4%
Retail Trade 2,465 6.8% 2,656   2,771 -306 -11.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 735 2.0% 841   845 -110 -13.0%
Information 431 1.2% 441   452 -21 -4.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,350 3.7% 1,438   1,421 -71 -5.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 619 1.7% 631   730 -111 -15.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,715 4.7% 1,864   2,171 -456 -21.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 107 0.3% 121   181 -74 -40.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,389 12.1% 4,578   4,649 -260 -5.6%
Educational Services 1,006 2.8% 1,084   1,260 -254 -20.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,639 7.3% 2,814   3,324 -685 -20.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 374 1.0% 460   395 -21 -5.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,783 4.9% 1,878   1,974 -191 -9.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 717 2.0% 754   782 -65 -8.3%
Public Administration 768 2.1% 758   1,036 -268 -25.9%
Information Not Available 5,002 13.8% 5,494   6,424 -1,422 -22.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 384,158 384,932 397,767
Male 210,297 54.7% 203,311   212,074 -1,777 -0.8%
Female 173,383 45.1% 181,240   185,387 -12,004 -6.5%
Information Not Available 478 0.1% 381   306 172 56.2%
 
Ethnicity 384,158 384,932 397,767
Hispanic or Latino 141,633 36.9% 131,672   124,067 17,566 14.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 204,750 53.3% 211,209   211,870 -7,120 -3.4%
Information Not Available 37,775 9.8% 42,051   61,830 -24,055 -38.9%
 
Race 384,158 384,932 397,767
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,965 0.8% 3,044   3,463 -498 -14.4%
Asian 36,436 9.5% 36,819   36,466 -30 -0.1%
Black or African American 33,376 8.7% 34,345   28,725 4,651 16.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 131,974 34.4% 137,000   143,216 -11,242 -7.8%
Information Not Available 179,407 46.7% 173,724   185,897 -6,490 -3.5%
 
Years of Age 384,158 384,932 397,767
Younger than 22 8,894 1.8% 8,943   8,047 847 10.5%
22-24 20,848 4.3% 19,789   22,104 -1,256 -5.7%
25-34 91,425 18.7% 93,996   98,091 -6,666 -6.8%
35-44 80,045 16.4% 80,678   90,962 -10,917 -12.0%
45-54 95,250 19.5% 89,526   94,833 417 0.4%
55-59 40,453 8.3% 41,481   40,846 -393 -1.0%
60-64 28,116 5.8% 29,208   26,178 1,938 7.4%
65 and older 19,031 3.9% 21,311   16,400 2,631 16.0%
Information Not Available 96 0.0% 0   306 -210 -68.6%
 
Industry 384,158 384,932 397,767
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 41,600 9.8% 32,347   31,679 9,921 31.3%
Mining 1,148 0.3% 856   1,019 129 12.7%
Utilities 1,530 0.4% 1,142   2,241 -711 -31.7%
Construction 37,010 8.7% 32,823   38,503 -1,493 -3.9%
Manufacturing 33,950 8.0% 31,681   36,976 -3,026 -8.2%
Wholesale Trade 2,678 0.6% 2,283   1,630 1,048 64.3%
Retail Trade 28,499 6.7% 29,017   28,827 -328 -1.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 9,372 2.2% 8,467   8,760 612 7.0%
Information 33,472 7.9% 37,675   33,920 -448 -1.3%
Finance and Insurance 9,468 2.2% 10,180   10,390 -922 -8.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,869 0.7% 2,854   4,686 -1,817 -38.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 8,703 2.0% 9,799   10,695 -1,992 -18.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 75,165 17.7% 78,205   77,819 -2,654 -3.4%
Educational Services 15,206 3.6% 18,742   20,678 -5,472 -26.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 28,977 6.8% 30,254   32,086 -3,109 -9.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 7,651 1.8% 7,992   6,621 1,030 15.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 17,214 4.0% 20,265   17,826 -612 -3.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 10,328 2.4% 10,846   12,223 -1,895 -15.5%
Public Administration 4,782 1.1% 4,567   3,973 809 20.4%
Information Not Available 14,536 3.4% 14,937   17,215 -2,679 -15.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,895 24,886 32,880
Male 12,397 49.8% 12,148   16,724 -4,327 -25.9%
Female 12,498 50.2% 12,737   16,156 -3,658 -22.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 24,895 24,886 32,880
Hispanic or Latino 4,689 18.8% 4,612   6,213 -1,524 -24.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,851 71.7% 2,330   23,596 -5,745 -24.3%
Information Not Available 2,355 9.5% 17,944   3,071 -716 -23.3%
 
Race 24,895 24,886 32,880
American Indian or Alaskan Native 441 1.8% 447   595 -154 -25.9%
Asian 557 2.2% 592   664 -107 -16.1%
Black or African American 1,755 7.0% 1,797   2,174 -419 -19.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 89 0.4% 95   135 -46 -34.1%
White 17,874 71.8% 17,824   23,648 -5,774 -24.4%
Information Not Available 4,179 16.8% 4,131   5,664 -1,485 -26.2%
 
Years of Age 24,895 24,886 32,880
Younger than 22 313 0.8% 295   486 -173 -35.6%
22-24 829 2.0% 797   1,189 -360 -30.3%
25-34 5,625 13.8% 5,528   7,412 -1,787 -24.1%
35-44 5,605 13.8% 5,607   7,513 -1,908 -25.4%
45-54 6,126 15.1% 6,192   8,372 -2,246 -26.8%
55-59 3,005 7.4% 2,988   3,900 -895 -22.9%
60-64 2,152 5.3% 2,177   2,629 -477 -18.1%
65 and older 1,235 3.0% 1,300   1,375 -140 -10.2%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 2   4 1 25.0%
 
Industry 24,895 24,886 32,880
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 258 1.0% 266   316 -58 -18.4%
Mining 246 1.0% 270   499 -253 -50.7%
Utilities 44 0.2% 48   64 -20 -31.3%
Construction 1,983 7.9% 1,923   2,774 -791 -28.5%
Manufacturing 1,459 5.8% 1,542   2,150 -691 -32.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,158 4.6% 1,148   1,472 -314 -21.3%
Retail Trade 2,203 8.8% 2,335   2,863 -660 -23.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 719 2.9% 700   859 -140 -16.3%
Information 838 3.3% 835   1,083 -245 -22.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,157 4.6% 1,270   1,546 -389 -25.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 624 2.5% 554   798 -174 -21.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,465 9.8% 2,564   3,145 -680 -21.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 390 1.6% 395   384 6 1.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,303 13.1% 3,428   4,106 -803 -19.6%
Educational Services 1,055 4.2% 1,156   1,262 -207 -16.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,347 9.3% 2,414   3,162 -815 -25.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 661 2.6% 477   793 -132 -16.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,010 8.0% 1,566   2,664 -654 -24.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 627 2.5% 629   1,014 -387 -38.2%
Public Administration 593 2.4% 561   831 -238 -28.6%
Information Not Available 755 3.0% 805   1,095 -340 -31.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 38,064 38,851 44,007
Male 20,075 52.7% 19,823   23,162 -3,087 -13.3%
Female 17,988 47.3% 19,026   20,845 -2,857 -13.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 2   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 38,064 38,851 44,007
Hispanic or Latino 5,944 15.6% 5,874   6,626 -682 -10.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 32,120 84.4% 32,977   37,381 -5,261 -14.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 38,064 38,851 44,007
American Indian or Alaskan Native 145 0.4% 153   152 -7 -4.6%
Asian 759 2.0% 789   771 -12 -1.6%
Black or African American 6,270 16.5% 6,497   7,242 -972 -13.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 21,314 56.0% 21,658   24,604 -3,290 -13.4%
Information Not Available 9,576 25.2% 9,754   11,238 -1,662 -14.8%
 
Years of Age 38,064 38,851 44,007
Younger than 22 917 1.6% 848   979 -62 -6.3%
22-24 2,124 3.8% 2,166   2,712 -588 -21.7%
25-34 8,861 15.7% 8,912   10,180 -1,319 -13.0%
35-44 7,378 13.1% 7,584   8,666 -1,288 -14.9%
45-54 8,903 15.8% 9,247   10,577 -1,674 -15.8%
55-59 4,225 7.5% 4,272   4,774 -549 -11.5%
60-64 3,033 5.4% 3,103   3,272 -239 -7.3%
65 and older 2,623 4.7% 2,719   2,847 -224 -7.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 38,064 38,851 44,007
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 273 0.7% 177   273 0 0.0%
Mining 8 0.0% 5   9 -1 -11.1%
Utilities 67 0.2% 73   51 16 31.4%
Construction 2,831 7.4% 2,802   3,642 -811 -22.3%
Manufacturing 4,283 11.2% 4,324   4,951 -668 -13.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,595 4.2% 1,647   1,819 -224 -12.3%
Retail Trade 4,735 12.4% 5,056   5,139 -404 -7.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,352 3.5% 1,442   1,806 -454 -25.1%
Information 915 2.4% 939   880 35 4.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,609 4.2% 1,673   1,967 -358 -18.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 560 1.5% 586   649 -89 -13.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,217 5.8% 2,278   2,459 -242 -9.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 288 0.8% 319   261 27 10.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,588 12.0% 4,732   5,154 -566 -11.0%
Educational Services 1,421 3.7% 1,461   1,631 -210 -12.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,054 13.2% 5,168   6,136 -1,082 -17.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,052 2.7% 1,045   1,077 -25 -2.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,671 7.0% 2,633   2,961 -290 -9.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,355 3.5% 1,353   1,551 -196 -12.6%
Public Administration 586 1.5% 543   882 -296 -33.6%
Information Not Available 604 1.6% 595   709 -105 -14.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,710 9,877 14,179
Male 4,404 45.4% 4,370   6,311 -1,907 -30.2%
Female 5,301 54.6% 5,503   7,868 -2,567 -32.6%
Information Not Available 5 0.1% 4   0 5 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,710 9,877 14,179
Hispanic or Latino 772 8.0% 804   1,076 -304 -28.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,888 91.5% 9,029   13,046 -4,158 -31.9%
Information Not Available 50 0.5% 44   57 -7 -12.3%
 
Race 9,710 9,877 14,179
American Indian or Alaskan Native 52 0.5% 53   60 -8 -13.3%
Asian 225 2.3% 242   421 -196 -46.6%
Black or African American 6,938 71.5% 7,016   9,696 -2,758 -28.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 20 0.2% 24   40 -20 -50.0%
White 1,745 18.0% 1,801   3,054 -1,309 -42.9%
Information Not Available 730 7.5% 741   908 -178 -19.6%
 
Years of Age 9,710 9,877 14,179
Younger than 22 227 2.1% 183   227 0 0.0%
22-24 579 5.3% 583   742 -163 -22.0%
25-34 2,665 24.6% 2,715   3,941 -1,276 -32.4%
35-44 2,187 20.2% 2,244   3,230 -1,043 -32.3%
45-54 2,135 19.7% 2,191   3,379 -1,244 -36.8%
55-59 923 8.5% 959   1,331 -408 -30.7%
60-64 617 5.7% 617   835 -218 -26.1%
65 and older 377 3.5% 385   493 -116 -23.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Industry 9,710 9,877 14,179
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 0 0.0% 2   1 -1 -100.0%
Construction 36 0.4% 30   36 0 0.0%
Manufacturing 3 0.0% 3   10 -7 -70.0%
Wholesale Trade 6 0.1% 5   5 1 20.0%
Retail Trade 25 0.3% 34   26 -1 -3.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 17 0.2% 15   23 -6 -26.1%
Information 12 0.1% 20   10 2 20.0%
Finance and Insurance 3 0.0% 6   16 -13 -81.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3 0.0% 1   11 -8 -72.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 44 0.5% 65   98 -54 -55.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 1   3 -3 -100.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 59 0.6% 46   100 -41 -41.0%
Educational Services 17 0.2% 16   13 4 30.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 20 0.2% 24   26 -6 -23.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 0 0.0% 0   3 -3 -100.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 24 0.2% 26   22 2 9.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 17 0.2% 32   21 -4 -19.0%
Public Administration 6 0.1% 7   4 2 50.0%
Information Not Available 9,418 97.0% 9,544   13,751 -4,333 -31.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,157 5,544 7,178
Male 2,682 43.6% 2,387   3,075 -393 -12.8%
Female 3,243 52.7% 2,938   3,674 -431 -11.7%
Information Not Available 232 3.8% 219   429 -197 -45.9%
 
Ethnicity 6,157 5,544 7,178
Hispanic or Latino 374 6.1% 349   454 -80 -17.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,551 90.2% 4,976   6,295 -744 -11.8%
Information Not Available 232 3.8% 219   429 -197 -45.9%
 
Race 6,157 5,544 7,178
American Indian or Alaskan Native 12 0.2% 12   21 -9 -42.9%
Asian 111 1.8% 105   122 -11 -9.0%
Black or African American 2,521 40.9% 2,273   2,688 -167 -6.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 16 0.3% 9   10 6 60.0%
White 3,360 54.6% 3,003   4,058 -698 -17.2%
Information Not Available 139 2.3% 142   281 -142 -50.5%
 
Years of Age 6,157 5,544 7,178
Younger than 22 134 1.5% 106   192 -58 -30.2%
22-24 318 3.5% 307   444 -126 -28.4%
25-34 1,530 16.8% 1,355   1,823 -293 -16.1%
35-44 1,333 14.6% 1,225   1,475 -142 -9.6%
45-54 1,432 15.7% 1,312   1,629 -197 -12.1%
55-59 658 7.2% 591   727 -69 -9.5%
60-64 392 4.3% 352   497 -105 -21.1%
65 and older 317 3.5% 256   355 -38 -10.7%
Information Not Available 43 0.5% 40   36 7 19.4%
 
Industry 6,157 5,544 7,178
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 9 0.1% 6   13 -4 -30.8%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
Utilities 2 0.0% 4   6 -4 -66.7%
Construction 329 5.3% 269   504 -175 -34.7%
Manufacturing 454 7.4% 412   476 -22 -4.6%
Wholesale Trade 146 2.4% 134   208 -62 -29.8%
Retail Trade 1,010 16.4% 940   1,063 -53 -5.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 158 2.6% 148   174 -16 -9.2%
Information 116 1.9% 106   132 -16 -12.1%
Finance and Insurance 508 8.2% 418   562 -54 -9.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 125 2.0% 99   143 -18 -12.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 405 6.6% 380   459 -54 -11.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 25 0.4% 21   28 -3 -10.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 989 16.0% 941   1,085 -96 -8.8%
Educational Services 213 3.5% 202   223 -10 -4.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 760 12.3% 702   904 -144 -15.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 118 1.9% 109   141 -23 -16.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 521 8.4% 427   721 -200 -27.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 197 3.2% 158   223 -26 -11.7%
Public Administration 55 0.9% 41   88 -33 -37.5%
Information Not Available 17 0.3% 27   24 -7 -29.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 81,595 88,130 101,720
Male 38,631 47.3% 41,954   48,332 -9,701 -20.1%
Female 42,900 52.6% 46,119   53,314 -10,414 -19.5%
Information Not Available 64 0.1% 57   74 -10 -13.5%
 
Ethnicity 81,595 88,130 101,720
Hispanic or Latino 20,729 25.4% 23,312   26,569 -5,840 -22.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 55,446 68.0% 58,852   72,236 -16,790 -23.2%
Information Not Available 5,420 6.6% 5,966   2,915 2,505 85.9%
 
Race 81,595 88,130 101,720
American Indian or Alaskan Native 498 0.6% 540   498 0 0.0%
Asian 1,078 1.3% 1,189   542 536 98.9%
Black or African American 22,227 27.2% 23,809   25,498 -3,271 -12.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 390 0.5% 436   1,134 -744 -65.6%
White 49,417 60.6% 53,316   62,490 -13,073 -20.9%
Information Not Available 7,985 9.8% 8,840   11,558 -3,573 -30.9%
 
Years of Age 81,595 88,130 101,720
Younger than 22 1,063 0.8% 1,154   1,261 -198 -15.7%
22-24 3,444 2.8% 3,694   4,155 -711 -17.1%
25-34 17,346 13.9% 18,572   21,232 -3,886 -18.3%
35-44 16,588 13.2% 17,500   20,783 -4,195 -20.2%
45-54 18,418 14.7% 19,960   23,462 -5,044 -21.5%
55-59 8,196 6.5% 9,108   10,373 -2,177 -21.0%
60-64 5,804 4.6% 6,193   7,207 -1,403 -19.5%
65 and older 4,143 3.3% 4,946   5,602 -1,459 -26.0%
Information Not Available 6,593 5.3% 7,003   7,645 -1,052 -13.8%
 
Industry 81,595 88,130 101,720
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 2,073 2.5% 3,843   2,440 -367 -15.0%
Mining 72 0.1% 59   59 13 22.0%
Utilities 147 0.2% 136   148 -1 -0.7%
Construction 3,873 4.6% 3,819   4,782 -909 -19.0%
Manufacturing 3,408 4.1% 3,770   4,825 -1,417 -29.4%
Wholesale Trade 3,179 3.8% 3,346   3,941 -762 -19.3%
Retail Trade 8,374 10.0% 8,873   10,283 -1,909 -18.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,913 2.3% 2,232   2,506 -593 -23.7%
Information 1,404 1.7% 1,564   1,766 -362 -20.5%
Finance and Insurance 3,541 4.2% 3,594   4,225 -684 -16.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,772 2.1% 1,706   2,189 -417 -19.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,592 6.7% 6,033   6,614 -1,022 -15.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 511 0.6% 522   638 -127 -19.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 13,908 16.6% 14,526   16,739 -2,831 -16.9%
Educational Services 2,969 3.5% 3,265   3,277 -308 -9.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8,141 9.7% 8,424   9,859 -1,718 -17.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,704 2.0% 2,140   2,089 -385 -18.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,616 7.9% 7,384   8,152 -1,536 -18.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,211 2.6% 2,396   2,630 -419 -15.9%
Public Administration 1,492 1.8% 1,409   1,462 30 2.1%
Information Not Available 8,695 10.4% 9,089   13,096 -4,401 -33.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 41,166 41,965 53,478
Male 19,223 46.7% 18,904   25,062 -5,839 -23.3%
Female 21,318 51.8% 22,413   27,664 -6,346 -22.9%
Information Not Available 625 1.5% 648   752 -127 -16.9%
 
Ethnicity 41,166 41,965 53,478
Hispanic or Latino 82 0.2% 39   96 -14 -14.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 40,459 98.3% 41,278   52,630 -12,171 -23.1%
Information Not Available 625 1.5% 648   752 -127 -16.9%
 
Race 41,166 41,965 53,478
American Indian or Alaskan Native 190 0.5% 201   281 -91 -32.4%
Asian 562 1.4% 587   756 -194 -25.7%
Black or African American 22,955 55.8% 23,622   28,494 -5,539 -19.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 16,834 40.9% 16,907   23,195 -6,361 -27.4%
Information Not Available 625 1.5% 648   752 -127 -16.9%
 
Years of Age 41,166 41,965 53,478
Younger than 22 972 1.7% 917   1,220 -248 -20.3%
22-24 2,204 4.0% 2,220   2,850 -646 -22.7%
25-34 10,267 18.4% 10,620   13,192 -2,925 -22.2%
35-44 9,966 17.9% 10,086   12,735 -2,769 -21.7%
45-54 9,433 16.9% 9,577   12,434 -3,001 -24.1%
55-59 3,718 6.7% 3,790   4,810 -1,092 -22.7%
60-64 2,324 4.2% 2,376   2,999 -675 -22.5%
65 and older 1,301 2.3% 1,435   1,900 -599 -31.5%
Information Not Available 981 1.8% 944   1,338 -357 -26.7%
 
Industry 41,166 41,965 53,478
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 544 1.3% 441   590 -46 -7.8%
Mining 17 0.0% 22   30 -13 -43.3%
Utilities 33 0.1% 49   68 -35 -51.5%
Construction 1,605 3.8% 1,586   2,155 -550 -25.5%
Manufacturing 3,338 8.0% 3,016   4,146 -808 -19.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,713 4.1% 1,619   2,325 -612 -26.3%
Retail Trade 3,343 8.0% 3,489   4,002 -659 -16.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 767 1.8% 852   1,256 -489 -38.9%
Information 883 2.1% 928   958 -75 -7.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,046 2.5% 1,068   1,449 -403 -27.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 512 1.2% 533   772 -260 -33.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,017 16.8% 6,959   9,256 -2,239 -24.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 47 0.1% 43   56 -9 -16.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 92 0.2% 109   120 -28 -23.3%
Educational Services 1,229 2.9% 1,428   2,083 -854 -41.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,444 5.9% 2,612   3,505 -1,061 -30.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,023 4.9% 2,177   2,743 -720 -26.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 282 0.7% 328   447 -165 -36.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 636 1.5% 707   726 -90 -12.4%
Public Administration 543 1.3% 628   960 -417 -43.4%
Information Not Available 13,052 31.3% 13,371   15,831 -2,779 -17.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,704 8,778 11,482
Male 5,495 63.1% 5,421   7,236 -1,741 -24.1%
Female 3,208 36.9% 3,353   4,245 -1,037 -24.4%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 4   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,704 8,778 11,482
Hispanic or Latino 554 6.4% 541   657 -103 -15.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,994 68.9% 6,159   8,544 -2,550 -29.8%
Information Not Available 2,156 24.8% 2,078   2,281 -125 -5.5%
 
Race 8,704 8,778 11,482
American Indian or Alaskan Native 52 0.6% 46   55 -3 -5.5%
Asian 2,782 32.0% 2,765   3,732 -950 -25.5%
Black or African American 139 1.6% 146   220 -81 -36.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,499 28.7% 2,527   3,111 -612 -19.7%
White 2,055 23.6% 2,091   2,777 -722 -26.0%
Information Not Available 1,177 13.5% 1,203   1,587 -410 -25.8%
 
Years of Age 8,704 8,778 11,482
Younger than 22 119 1.2% 108   173 -54 -31.2%
22-24 300 3.0% 305   399 -99 -24.8%
25-34 1,980 19.7% 1,988   2,576 -596 -23.1%
35-44 2,073 20.6% 2,014   2,650 -577 -21.8%
45-54 2,094 20.8% 2,105   2,754 -660 -24.0%
55-59 916 9.1% 944   1,345 -429 -31.9%
60-64 700 7.0% 758   901 -201 -22.3%
65 and older 522 5.2% 556   684 -162 -23.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,704 8,778 11,482
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 123 1.4% 141   228 -105 -46.1%
Mining 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
Utilities 8 0.1% 7   18 -10 -55.6%
Construction 2,480 28.1% 2,286   3,077 -597 -19.4%
Manufacturing 196 2.2% 224   225 -29 -12.9%
Wholesale Trade 139 1.6% 156   184 -45 -24.5%
Retail Trade 463 5.2% 503   606 -143 -23.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 364 4.1% 315   666 -302 -45.3%
Information 152 1.7% 160   149 3 2.0%
Finance and Insurance 133 1.5% 120   161 -28 -17.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 131 1.5% 137   164 -33 -20.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 373 4.2% 383   548 -175 -31.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 57 0.6% 75   45 12 26.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,027 11.6% 992   1,418 -391 -27.6%
Educational Services 101 1.1% 101   147 -46 -31.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 439 5.0% 473   598 -159 -26.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 98 1.1% 98   96 2 2.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 786 8.9% 967   1,146 -360 -31.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 203 2.3% 206   290 -87 -30.0%
Public Administration 180 2.0% 193   219 -39 -17.8%
Information Not Available 1,250 14.2% 1,240   1,496 -246 -16.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,099 16,381 17,777
Male 9,258 54.1% 8,365   9,333 -75 -0.8%
Female 7,441 43.5% 7,652   8,444 -1,003 -11.9%
Information Not Available 400 2.3% 364   0 400 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,099 16,381 17,777
Hispanic or Latino 1,010 5.9% 917   989 21 2.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,894 87.1% 14,343   16,110 -1,216 -7.5%
Information Not Available 1,195 7.0% 1,121   678 517 76.3%
 
Race 17,099 16,381 17,777
American Indian or Alaskan Native 123 0.7% 118   112 11 9.8%
Asian 239 1.4% 236   211 28 13.3%
Black or African American 1,277 7.5% 1,278   1,635 -358 -21.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 13,255 77.5% 12,711   14,152 -897 -6.3%
Information Not Available 2,205 12.9% 2,038   1,667 538 32.3%
 
Years of Age 17,099 16,381 17,777
Younger than 22 386 1.3% 359   436 -50 -11.5%
22-24 885 3.0% 811   979 -94 -9.6%
25-34 3,971 13.7% 3,726   4,184 -213 -5.1%
35-44 3,784 13.0% 3,558   3,814 -30 -0.8%
45-54 4,176 14.4% 4,013   4,362 -186 -4.3%
55-59 1,868 6.4% 1,867   1,956 -88 -4.5%
60-64 1,281 4.4% 1,254   1,292 -11 -0.9%
65 and older 742 2.6% 789   752 -10 -1.3%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 4   2 4 200.0%
 
Industry 17,099 16,381 17,777
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 142 0.8% 152   153 -11 -7.2%
Mining 34 0.2% 39   34 0 0.0%
Utilities 30 0.2% 23   19 11 57.9%
Construction 1,411 8.2% 1,497   1,736 -325 -18.7%
Manufacturing 5,002 29.0% 3,840   3,765 1,237 32.9%
Wholesale Trade 819 4.8% 846   811 8 1.0%
Retail Trade 1,468 8.5% 1,541   1,648 -180 -10.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 542 3.1% 497   551 -9 -1.6%
Information 506 2.9% 638   686 -180 -26.2%
Finance and Insurance 715 4.1% 749   713 2 0.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 183 1.1% 186   192 -9 -4.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 654 3.8% 730   687 -33 -4.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 40 0.2% 54   32 8 25.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,587 9.2% 1,602   1,922 -335 -17.4%
Educational Services 394 2.3% 409   480 -86 -17.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,527 8.9% 1,641   1,852 -325 -17.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 343 2.0% 268   232 111 47.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 949 5.5% 881   1,130 -181 -16.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 394 2.3% 388   412 -18 -4.4%
Public Administration 247 1.4% 233   431 -184 -42.7%
Information Not Available 112 0.6% 167   291 -179 -61.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,965 7,164 8,560
Male 3,666 52.6% 3,586   4,605 -939 -20.4%
Female 3,297 47.3% 3,578   3,950 -653 -16.5%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 0   5 -3 -60.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,965 7,164 8,560
Hispanic or Latino 720 10.3% 918   819 -99 -12.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,715 82.1% 5,904   7,223 -1,508 -20.9%
Information Not Available 530 7.6% 342   518 12 2.3%
 
Race 6,965 7,164 8,560
American Indian or Alaskan Native 277 3.2% 254   171 106 62.0%
Asian 126 1.5% 112   96 30 31.3%
Black or African American 102 1.2% 86   85 17 20.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 59 0.7% 64   18 41 227.8%
White 6,822 79.6% 5,808   7,038 -216 -3.1%
Information Not Available 1,186 13.8% 1,174   1,152 34 3.0%
 
Years of Age 6,965 7,164 8,560
Younger than 22 128 1.0% 154   193 -65 -33.7%
22-24 294 2.2% 308   439 -145 -33.0%
25-34 1,414 10.7% 1,407   1,922 -508 -26.4%
35-44 1,395 10.6% 1,446   1,846 -451 -24.4%
45-54 1,690 12.8% 1,806   2,083 -393 -18.9%
55-59 867 6.6% 878   1,039 -172 -16.6%
60-64 579 4.4% 586   654 -75 -11.5%
65 and older 593 4.5% 571   384 209 54.4%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 8   0 5 0.0%
 
Industry 6,965 7,164 8,560
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 103 1.5% 151   185 -82 -44.3%
Mining 55 0.8% 58   113 -58 -51.3%
Utilities 9 0.1% 11   22 -13 -59.1%
Construction 410 5.8% 515   665 -255 -38.3%
Manufacturing 741 10.5% 1,062   863 -122 -14.1%
Wholesale Trade 165 2.3% 321   310 -145 -46.8%
Retail Trade 535 7.6% 759   877 -342 -39.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 148 2.1% 236   224 -76 -33.9%
Information 85 1.2% 122   140 -55 -39.3%
Finance and Insurance 163 2.3% 231   259 -96 -37.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 59 0.8% 85   93 -34 -36.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 228 3.2% 354   401 -173 -43.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 20 0.3% 27   22 -2 -9.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 587 8.3% 907   744 -157 -21.1%
Educational Services 134 1.9% 185   245 -111 -45.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 446 6.3% 672   908 -462 -50.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 96 1.4% 83   141 -45 -31.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 262 3.7% 333   584 -322 -55.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 98 1.4% 192   232 -134 -57.8%
Public Administration 134 1.9% 170   347 -213 -61.4%
Information Not Available 2,487 35.2% 690   1,185 1,302 109.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 107,831 112,085 131,793
Male 55,688 51.6% 58,122   69,782 -14,094 -20.2%
Female 51,504 47.8% 53,203   61,078 -9,574 -15.7%
Information Not Available 639 0.6% 760   933 -294 -31.5%
 
Ethnicity 107,831 112,085 131,793
Hispanic or Latino 14,178 13.1% 14,317   16,977 -2,799 -16.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 82,293 76.3% 85,917   100,642 -18,349 -18.2%
Information Not Available 11,360 10.5% 11,851   14,174 -2,814 -19.9%
 
Race 107,831 112,085 131,793
American Indian or Alaskan Native 520 0.5% 515   609 -89 -14.6%
Asian 2,559 2.4% 2,999   3,308 -749 -22.6%
Black or African American 31,160 28.9% 32,137   36,338 -5,178 -14.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 206 0.2% 272   339 -133 -39.2%
White 63,183 58.6% 65,492   79,413 -16,230 -20.4%
Information Not Available 10,203 9.5% 10,670   11,786 -1,583 -13.4%
 
Years of Age 107,831 112,085 131,793
Younger than 22 2,005 1.2% 1,886   2,644 -639 -24.2%
22-24 5,199 3.2% 5,243   6,825 -1,626 -23.8%
25-34 25,482 15.6% 26,463   32,320 -6,838 -21.2%
35-44 25,067 15.4% 26,546   31,060 -5,993 -19.3%
45-54 26,162 16.0% 27,249   31,987 -5,825 -18.2%
55-59 12,025 7.4% 12,389   13,766 -1,741 -12.6%
60-64 7,755 4.8% 8,014   8,423 -668 -7.9%
65 and older 4,136 2.5% 4,295   4,768 -632 -13.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 107,831 112,085 131,793
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 223 0.2% 265   233 -10 -4.3%
Mining 167 0.2% 194   227 -60 -26.4%
Utilities 128 0.1% 164   209 -81 -38.8%
Construction 8,223 7.6% 9,407   12,493 -4,270 -34.2%
Manufacturing 13,496 12.5% 13,360   15,284 -1,788 -11.7%
Wholesale Trade 5,355 5.0% 5,184   6,025 -670 -11.1%
Retail Trade 9,928 9.2% 10,664   12,208 -2,280 -18.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 4,579 4.2% 5,210   5,053 -474 -9.4%
Information 2,353 2.2% 2,372   2,461 -108 -4.4%
Finance and Insurance 4,409 4.1% 4,262   4,788 -379 -7.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,587 1.5% 1,470   1,709 -122 -7.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,332 6.8% 7,542   8,614 -1,282 -14.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 548 0.5% 607   605 -57 -9.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 15,070 13.9% 15,221   17,621 -2,551 -14.5%
Educational Services 4,147 3.8% 4,381   5,993 -1,846 -30.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 9,917 9.2% 10,767   12,381 -2,464 -19.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,544 1.4% 1,322   1,800 -256 -14.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,415 5.9% 6,090   7,551 -1,136 -15.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,051 2.8% 3,417   3,904 -853 -21.8%
Public Administration 2,525 2.3% 2,815   3,164 -639 -20.2%
Information Not Available 6,834 6.3% 7,371   9,470 -2,636 -27.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,889 23,750 38,061
Male 12,929 54.1% 12,938   20,928 -7,999 -38.2%
Female 10,902 45.6% 10,759   17,077 -6,175 -36.2%
Information Not Available 58 0.2% 53   56 2 3.6%
 
Ethnicity 23,889 23,750 38,061
Hispanic or Latino 1,069 4.5% 1,097   1,700 -631 -37.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,807 74.5% 17,651   28,980 -11,173 -38.6%
Information Not Available 5,013 21.0% 5,002   7,381 -2,368 -32.1%
 
Race 23,889 23,750 38,061
American Indian or Alaskan Native 113 0.5% 102   170 -57 -33.5%
Asian 158 0.7% 144   249 -91 -36.5%
Black or African American 4,469 18.7% 4,297   7,093 -2,624 -37.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1% 29   41 -15 -36.6%
White 17,810 74.6% 17,806   28,503 -10,693 -37.5%
Information Not Available 1,313 5.5% 1,372   2,005 -692 -34.5%
 
Years of Age 23,889 23,750 38,061
Younger than 22 291 0.7% 295   637 -346 -54.3%
22-24 919 2.3% 855   1,732 -813 -46.9%
25-34 5,369 13.4% 5,323   9,237 -3,868 -41.9%
35-44 5,622 14.1% 5,708   9,245 -3,623 -39.2%
45-54 6,213 15.5% 6,162   9,492 -3,279 -34.5%
55-59 2,840 7.1% 2,770   3,976 -1,136 -28.6%
60-64 1,704 4.3% 1,688   2,467 -763 -30.9%
65 and older 931 2.3% 949   1,275 -344 -27.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 23,889 23,750 38,061
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 67 0.3% 56   90 -23 -25.6%
Mining 99 0.4% 109   83 16 19.3%
Utilities 12 0.1% 28   47 -35 -74.5%
Construction 2,863 12.0% 3,512   4,736 -1,873 -39.5%
Manufacturing 4,573 19.1% 4,001   7,269 -2,696 -37.1%
Wholesale Trade 904 3.8% 858   1,323 -419 -31.7%
Retail Trade 1,808 7.5% 1,768   3,048 -1,240 -40.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 760 3.2% 736   1,217 -457 -37.6%
Information 332 1.4% 308   484 -152 -31.4%
Finance and Insurance 590 2.5% 596   917 -327 -35.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 340 1.4% 316   554 -214 -38.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,165 4.9% 1,150   1,549 -384 -24.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 186 0.8% 180   253 -67 -26.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,777 11.6% 2,784   4,596 -1,819 -39.6%
Educational Services 655 2.7% 687   1,088 -433 -39.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,428 10.1% 2,457   3,870 -1,442 -37.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 267 1.1% 247   397 -130 -32.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 986 4.1% 929   1,773 -787 -44.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 637 2.7% 584   954 -317 -33.2%
Public Administration 201 0.8% 224   318 -117 -36.8%
Information Not Available 2,239 9.3% 2,220   3,495 -1,256 -35.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,628 14,227 19,165
Male 7,289 53.5% 7,484   9,851 -2,562 -26.0%
Female 6,339 46.5% 6,743   9,314 -2,975 -31.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 13,628 14,227 19,165
Hispanic or Latino 1,058 7.8% 1,102   1,410 -352 -25.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,044 44.3% 6,165   8,478 -2,434 -28.7%
Information Not Available 6,526 47.9% 6,960   9,277 -2,751 -29.7%
 
Race 13,628 14,227 19,165
American Indian or Alaskan Native 213 1.6% 226   298 -85 -28.5%
Asian 191 1.4% 206   323 -132 -40.9%
Black or African American 2,467 18.1% 2,633   3,925 -1,458 -37.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 36 0.3% 26   73 -37 -50.7%
White 9,907 72.7% 10,251   13,391 -3,484 -26.0%
Information Not Available 814 6.0% 885   1,155 -341 -29.5%
 
Years of Age 13,628 14,227 19,165
Younger than 22 272 1.2% 257   383 -111 -29.0%
22-24 676 3.0% 669   1,016 -340 -33.5%
25-34 3,278 14.5% 3,396   4,796 -1,518 -31.7%
35-44 3,002 13.3% 3,112   4,328 -1,326 -30.6%
45-54 3,236 14.4% 3,417   4,451 -1,215 -27.3%
55-59 1,524 6.8% 1,595   2,055 -531 -25.8%
60-64 997 4.4% 1,074   1,315 -318 -24.2%
65 and older 643 2.9% 707   821 -178 -21.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 13,628 14,227 19,165
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 51 0.4% 59   68 -17 -25.0%
Mining 141 1.0% 146   187 -46 -24.6%
Utilities 23 0.2% 33   37 -14 -37.8%
Construction 1,470 10.7% 1,522   1,676 -206 -12.3%
Manufacturing 1,931 14.1% 2,059   2,671 -740 -27.7%
Wholesale Trade 728 5.3% 665   832 -104 -12.5%
Retail Trade 1,204 8.8% 1,295   1,650 -446 -27.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 342 2.5% 350   546 -204 -37.4%
Information 321 2.3% 330   368 -47 -12.8%
Finance and Insurance 371 2.7% 419   739 -368 -49.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 199 1.5% 197   274 -75 -27.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 871 6.4% 958   1,272 -401 -31.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 43 0.3% 43   43 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,790 13.1% 1,872   2,418 -628 -26.0%
Educational Services 380 2.8% 421   549 -169 -30.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,638 12.0% 1,712   2,566 -928 -36.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 109 0.8% 113   134 -25 -18.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 634 4.6% 653   953 -319 -33.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 391 2.9% 359   544 -153 -28.1%
Public Administration 350 2.6% 346   788 -438 -55.6%
Information Not Available 641 4.7% 675   850 -209 -24.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,143 22,274 27,735
Male 11,583 54.8% 12,191   15,658 -4,075 -26.0%
Female 9,560 45.2% 10,083   12,077 -2,517 -20.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 21,143 22,274 27,735
Hispanic or Latino 72 0.3% 104   126 -54 -42.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 452 2.1% 596   720 -268 -37.2%
Information Not Available 20,619 97.5% 21,574   26,889 -6,270 -23.3%
 
Race 21,143 22,274 27,735
American Indian or Alaskan Native 140 0.7% 160   201 -61 -30.3%
Asian 86 0.4% 91   83 3 3.6%
Black or African American 2,855 13.5% 3,106   4,104 -1,249 -30.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0% 4   0 5 0.0%
White 17,763 84.0% 18,828   23,059 -5,296 -23.0%
Information Not Available 294 1.4% 85   288 6 2.1%
 
Years of Age 21,143 22,274 27,735
Younger than 22 276 0.7% 302   497 -221 -44.5%
22-24 882 2.4% 1,045   1,370 -488 -35.6%
25-34 4,556 12.3% 5,344   6,856 -2,300 -33.5%
35-44 5,425 14.6% 5,318   6,743 -1,318 -19.5%
45-54 4,941 13.3% 5,314   6,429 -1,488 -23.1%
55-59 2,493 6.7% 2,333   3,001 -508 -16.9%
60-64 1,724 4.6% 1,456   1,701 23 1.4%
65 and older 842 2.3% 1,158   1,134 -292 -25.7%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 4   4 0 0.0%
 
Industry 21,143 22,274 27,735
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 45 0.2% 39   92 -47 -51.1%
Mining 511 2.4% 492   1,304 -793 -60.8%
Utilities 109 0.5% 78   39 70 179.5%
Construction 1,932 9.1% 2,259   2,783 -851 -30.6%
Manufacturing 3,764 17.8% 3,581   4,553 -789 -17.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,027 4.8% 955   1,208 -181 -15.0%
Retail Trade 1,774 8.4% 2,061   2,237 -463 -20.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 652 3.1% 648   1,025 -373 -36.4%
Information 511 2.4% 454   563 -52 -9.2%
Finance and Insurance 593 2.8% 683   798 -205 -25.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 366 1.7% 246   358 8 2.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,204 5.7% 1,348   1,518 -314 -20.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 122 0.6% 108   135 -13 -9.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,041 9.6% 2,432   2,957 -916 -31.0%
Educational Services 792 3.7% 933   881 -89 -10.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,253 10.6% 2,536   3,062 -809 -26.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 231 1.1% 229   222 9 4.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,172 5.5% 1,110   1,435 -263 -18.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 566 2.7% 445   672 -106 -15.8%
Public Administration 466 2.2% 462   663 -197 -29.7%
Information Not Available 1,012 4.8% 1,175   1,230 -218 -17.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,145 17,921 26,174
Male 7,624 44.5% 8,017   11,517 -3,893 -33.8%
Female 9,521 55.5% 9,904   14,657 -5,136 -35.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,145 17,921 26,174
Hispanic or Latino 643 3.8% 680   1,032 -389 -37.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,502 96.2% 17,241   25,139 -8,637 -34.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   3 -3 -100.0%
 
Race 17,145 17,921 26,174
American Indian or Alaskan Native 145 0.8% 163   212 -67 -31.6%
Asian 136 0.8% 155   206 -70 -34.0%
Black or African American 9,959 58.1% 10,265   15,226 -5,267 -34.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 20 0.1% 31   42 -22 -52.4%
White 6,884 40.2% 7,306   10,487 -3,603 -34.4%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Years of Age 17,145 17,921 26,174
Younger than 22 336 1.5% 297   460 -124 -27.0%
22-24 850 3.7% 879   1,156 -306 -26.5%
25-34 4,458 19.5% 4,671   6,583 -2,125 -32.3%
35-44 3,889 17.0% 4,135   5,887 -1,998 -33.9%
45-54 3,859 16.8% 3,991   6,190 -2,331 -37.7%
55-59 1,711 7.5% 1,855   2,771 -1,060 -38.3%
60-64 1,124 4.9% 1,214   1,726 -602 -34.9%
65 and older 918 4.0% 879   1,401 -483 -34.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 17,145 17,921 26,174
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 101 0.6% 115   143 -42 -29.4%
Mining 253 1.5% 224   388 -135 -34.8%
Utilities 65 0.4% 72   63 2 3.2%
Construction 2,134 12.4% 2,221   3,303 -1,169 -35.4%
Manufacturing 1,403 8.1% 1,491   2,166 -763 -35.2%
Wholesale Trade 532 3.1% 544   863 -331 -38.4%
Retail Trade 1,840 10.7% 1,932   2,661 -821 -30.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 500 2.9% 510   794 -294 -37.0%
Information 300 1.7% 424   433 -133 -30.7%
Finance and Insurance 485 2.8% 489   755 -270 -35.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 361 2.1% 390   484 -123 -25.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,119 6.5% 1,105   1,563 -444 -28.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 51 0.3% 59   91 -40 -44.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,679 9.7% 1,686   2,447 -768 -31.4%
Educational Services 587 3.4% 641   895 -308 -34.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,467 14.3% 2,585   4,379 -1,912 -43.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 372 2.2% 417   518 -146 -28.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,577 9.1% 1,653   2,222 -645 -29.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 501 2.9% 547   734 -233 -31.7%
Public Administration 288 1.7% 312   521 -233 -44.7%
Information Not Available 530 3.1% 504   751 -221 -29.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 60,300 61,895 64,307
Male 32,791 54.4% 32,861   35,117 -2,326 -6.6%
Female 27,507 45.6% 29,034   29,190 -1,683 -5.8%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 0   0 2 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 60,300 61,895 64,307
Hispanic or Latino 7,358 12.2% 7,587   7,583 -225 -3.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 49,534 82.1% 50,797   53,776 -4,242 -7.9%
Information Not Available 3,408 5.7% 3,511   2,948 460 15.6%
 
Race 60,300 61,895 64,307
American Indian or Alaskan Native 266 0.4% 268   250 16 6.4%
Asian 2,365 3.9% 2,491   2,356 9 0.4%
Black or African American 6,340 10.5% 6,648   6,622 -282 -4.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 136 0.2% 146   129 7 5.4%
White 43,677 72.4% 44,755   48,211 -4,534 -9.4%
Information Not Available 7,516 12.5% 7,587   6,739 777 11.5%
 
Years of Age 60,300 61,895 64,307
Younger than 22 972 1.0% 1,002   1,090 -118 -10.8%
22-24 2,665 2.7% 2,706   3,160 -495 -15.7%
25-34 14,084 14.2% 14,315   15,118 -1,034 -6.8%
35-44 12,414 12.6% 12,905   13,621 -1,207 -8.9%
45-54 14,678 14.8% 15,121   15,798 -1,120 -7.1%
55-59 6,801 6.9% 6,914   6,926 -125 -1.8%
60-64 5,065 5.1% 5,142   4,955 110 2.2%
65 and older 3,621 3.7% 3,790   3,639 -18 -0.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 60,300 61,895 64,307
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 471 0.8% 359   549 -78 -14.2%
Mining 27 0.0% 26   35 -8 -22.9%
Utilities 127 0.2% 122   76 51 67.1%
Construction 5,549 9.1% 5,389   6,332 -783 -12.4%
Manufacturing 5,781 9.5% 6,068   6,284 -503 -8.0%
Wholesale Trade 2,789 4.6% 2,931   3,000 -211 -7.0%
Retail Trade 5,661 9.3% 5,999   5,711 -50 -0.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,419 2.3% 1,572   1,584 -165 -10.4%
Information 1,446 2.4% 1,486   1,618 -172 -10.6%
Finance and Insurance 2,423 4.0% 2,637   2,551 -128 -5.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,329 2.2% 1,278   1,555 -226 -14.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,282 8.7% 5,762   5,785 -503 -8.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 251 0.4% 268   250 1 0.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,303 10.4% 6,320   6,568 -265 -4.0%
Educational Services 1,680 2.8% 1,831   1,733 -53 -3.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,350 12.1% 7,520   7,286 64 0.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 854 1.4% 715   805 49 6.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,282 7.0% 3,978   4,191 91 2.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,611 5.9% 3,717   3,637 -26 -0.7%
Public Administration 1,783 2.9% 1,957   1,817 -34 -1.9%
Information Not Available 1,882 3.1% 1,960   2,940 -1,058 -36.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 44,335 44,700 52,369
Male 18,155 40.9% 17,834   20,398 -2,243 -11.0%
Female 16,521 37.3% 16,644   17,757 -1,236 -7.0%
Information Not Available 9,659 21.8% 10,222   14,214 -4,555 -32.0%
 
Ethnicity 44,335 44,700 52,369
Hispanic or Latino 1,653 3.7% 1,671   1,972 -319 -16.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 32,265 72.8% 32,037   35,324 -3,059 -8.7%
Information Not Available 10,417 23.5% 10,992   15,073 -4,656 -30.9%
 
Race 44,335 44,700 52,369
American Indian or Alaskan Native 120 0.3% 126   137 -17 -12.4%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 15,553 35.1% 15,655   16,674 -1,121 -6.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 56 0.1% 56   59 -3 -5.1%
White 16,536 37.3% 16,200   18,454 -1,918 -10.4%
Information Not Available 12,070 27.2% 12,663   17,045 -4,975 -29.2%
 
Years of Age 44,335 44,700 52,369
Younger than 22 843 1.4% 758   973 -130 -13.4%
22-24 1,947 3.3% 1,905   2,221 -274 -12.3%
25-34 8,800 15.1% 8,691   9,684 -884 -9.1%
35-44 7,094 12.1% 7,144   8,016 -922 -11.5%
45-54 7,953 13.6% 8,067   8,894 -941 -10.6%
55-59 3,542 6.1% 3,557   3,784 -242 -6.4%
60-64 2,467 4.2% 2,455   2,610 -143 -5.5%
65 and older 2,030 3.5% 1,901   1,973 57 2.9%
Information Not Available 9,659 16.5% 10,222   14,214 -4,555 -32.0%
 
Industry 44,335 44,700 52,369
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 73 0.2% 51   86 -13 -15.1%
Mining 18 0.0% 26   43 -25 -58.1%
Utilities 34 0.1% 36   30 4 13.3%
Construction 3,579 8.1% 3,523   4,278 -699 -16.3%
Manufacturing 325 0.7% 344   555 -230 -41.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,316 3.0% 1,320   1,501 -185 -12.3%
Retail Trade 1,536 3.5% 1,609   1,525 11 0.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 808 1.8% 782   904 -96 -10.6%
Information 707 1.6% 700   695 12 1.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,129 2.5% 1,188   1,168 -39 -3.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 746 1.7% 743   802 -56 -7.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,469 7.8% 3,516   4,484 -1,015 -22.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 148 0.3% 161   150 -2 -1.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,652 10.5% 4,711   4,988 -336 -6.7%
Educational Services 1,327 3.0% 1,458   1,469 -142 -9.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,645 8.2% 3,767   3,882 -237 -6.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 495 1.1% 356   512 -17 -3.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,885 6.5% 2,273   2,674 211 7.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,054 2.4% 1,094   1,109 -55 -5.0%
Public Administration 644 1.5% 552   739 -95 -12.9%
Information Not Available 15,745 35.5% 16,490   20,775 -5,030 -24.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 5,512 5,705 7,651
Male 2,879 52.2% 3,014   3,934 -1,055 -26.8%
Female 2,633 47.8% 2,691   3,717 -1,084 -29.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 5,512 5,705 7,651
Hispanic or Latino 55 1.0% 49   61 -6 -9.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,045 73.4% 4,162   5,467 -1,422 -26.0%
Information Not Available 1,412 25.6% 1,494   2,123 -711 -33.5%
 
Race 5,512 5,705 7,651
American Indian or Alaskan Native 53 1.0% 62   63 -10 -15.9%
Asian 20 0.4% 28   44 -24 -54.5%
Black or African American 81 1.5% 82   86 -5 -5.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 4,131 74.9% 4,296   5,677 -1,546 -27.2%
Information Not Available 1,227 22.3% 1,237   1,781 -554 -31.1%
 
Years of Age 5,512 5,705 7,651
Younger than 22 143 1.6% 161   210 -67 -31.9%
22-24 284 3.1% 272   446 -162 -36.3%
25-34 1,232 13.4% 1,214   1,664 -432 -26.0%
35-44 1,078 11.7% 1,112   1,500 -422 -28.1%
45-54 1,305 14.2% 1,391   1,998 -693 -34.7%
55-59 700 7.6% 735   931 -231 -24.8%
60-64 468 5.1% 503   565 -97 -17.2%
65 and older 302 3.3% 317   337 -35 -10.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 5,512 5,705 7,651
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 79 1.4% 86   141 -62 -44.0%
Mining 6 0.1% 2   3 3 100.0%
Utilities 16 0.3% 14   14 2 14.3%
Construction 379 6.8% 366   556 -177 -31.8%
Manufacturing 582 10.4% 625   657 -75 -11.4%
Wholesale Trade 172 3.1% 159   155 17 11.0%
Retail Trade 513 9.2% 535   625 -112 -17.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 138 2.5% 142   119 19 16.0%
Information 57 1.0% 64   110 -53 -48.2%
Finance and Insurance 103 1.8% 98   160 -57 -35.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 68 1.2% 60   68 0 0.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 182 3.3% 208   242 -60 -24.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10 0.2% 8   16 -6 -37.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 350 6.3% 351   525 -175 -33.3%
Educational Services 143 2.6% 155   182 -39 -21.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 579 10.4% 620   776 -197 -25.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 60 1.1% 70   105 -45 -42.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 327 5.8% 244   486 -159 -32.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 117 2.1% 110   177 -60 -33.9%
Public Administration 116 2.1% 104   132 -16 -12.1%
Information Not Available 1,515 27.1% 1,684   2,402 -887 -36.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 64,812 59,626 63,436
Male 34,272 52.9% 29,591   32,652 1,620 5.0%
Female 28,838 44.5% 28,391   30,374 -1,536 -5.1%
Information Not Available 1,702 2.6% 1,644   410 1,292 315.1%
 
Ethnicity 64,812 59,626 63,436
Hispanic or Latino 2,441 3.8% 1,961   1,845 596 32.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 49,416 76.2% 45,452   49,034 382 0.8%
Information Not Available 12,955 20.0% 12,213   12,557 398 3.2%
 
Race 64,812 59,626 63,436
American Indian or Alaskan Native 523 0.8% 546   881 -358 -40.6%
Asian 685 1.1% 652   541 144 26.6%
Black or African American 13,778 21.3% 12,167   10,971 2,807 25.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 60 0.1% 52   50 10 20.0%
White 35,237 54.4% 32,854   35,316 -79 -0.2%
Information Not Available 14,529 22.4% 13,355   15,677 -1,148 -7.3%
 
Years of Age 64,812 59,626 63,436
Younger than 22 1,566 1.6% 1,384   1,588 -22 -1.4%
22-24 3,732 3.9% 3,546   3,828 -96 -2.5%
25-34 15,315 16.0% 14,215   15,442 -127 -0.8%
35-44 14,949 15.6% 13,542   14,558 391 2.7%
45-54 15,925 16.6% 14,724   15,904 21 0.1%
55-59 7,255 7.6% 6,551   6,423 832 13.0%
60-64 4,192 4.4% 3,895   3,889 303 7.8%
65 and older 1,878 2.0% 1,769   1,804 74 4.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 64,812 59,626 63,436
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 478 0.7% 324   420 58 13.8%
Mining 98 0.2% 109   93 5 5.4%
Utilities 50 0.1% 40   67 -17 -25.4%
Construction 3,663 5.6% 3,488   5,059 -1,396 -27.6%
Manufacturing 9,907 15.2% 8,964   8,370 1,537 18.4%
Wholesale Trade 4,183 6.4% 3,984   2,399 1,784 74.4%
Retail Trade 4,049 6.2% 3,916   4,253 -204 -4.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,993 3.1% 1,881   1,633 360 22.0%
Information 793 1.2% 828   790 3 0.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,623 2.5% 1,757   2,042 -419 -20.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 943 1.4% 832   859 84 9.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,347 6.7% 4,747   4,302 45 1.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 5,159 7.9% 1,572   1,345 3,814 283.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,490 11.5% 7,217   8,434 -944 -11.2%
Educational Services 2,050 3.1% 2,337   2,616 -566 -21.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,721 10.3% 6,961   7,446 -725 -9.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 758 1.2% 823   719 39 5.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,847 4.4% 2,607   2,683 164 6.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,708 2.6% 1,724   1,879 -171 -9.1%
Public Administration 1,040 1.6% 790   1,190 -150 -12.6%
Information Not Available 4,912 7.5% 4,725   6,837 -1,925 -28.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 29,356 29,359 34,762
Male 15,859 54.0% 15,453   18,706 -2,847 -15.2%
Female 13,487 45.9% 13,895   16,042 -2,555 -15.9%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 11   14 -4 -28.6%
 
Ethnicity 29,356 29,359 34,762
Hispanic or Latino 1,179 4.0% 1,074   1,170 9 0.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,985 85.1% 25,044   29,708 -4,723 -15.9%
Information Not Available 3,192 10.9% 3,241   3,884 -692 -17.8%
 
Race 29,356 29,359 34,762
American Indian or Alaskan Native 475 1.6% 452   499 -24 -4.8%
Asian 919 3.1% 885   1,136 -217 -19.1%
Black or African American 2,723 9.3% 2,926   3,370 -647 -19.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 70 0.2% 78   68 2 2.9%
White 22,641 77.1% 22,367   26,832 -4,191 -15.6%
Information Not Available 2,528 8.6% 2,651   2,857 -329 -11.5%
 
Years of Age 29,356 29,359 34,762
Younger than 22 471 1.0% 388   570 -99 -17.4%
22-24 1,196 2.4% 1,159   1,722 -526 -30.5%
25-34 6,745 13.6% 6,712   8,280 -1,535 -18.5%
35-44 6,187 12.5% 6,296   7,337 -1,150 -15.7%
45-54 7,340 14.8% 7,364   8,602 -1,262 -14.7%
55-59 3,633 7.3% 3,586   4,092 -459 -11.2%
60-64 2,494 5.0% 2,520   2,808 -314 -11.2%
65 and older 1,278 2.6% 1,316   1,332 -54 -4.1%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 18   19 -7 -36.8%
 
Industry 29,356 29,359 34,762
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 225 0.8% 195   200 25 12.5%
Mining 50 0.2% 66   157 -107 -68.2%
Utilities 92 0.3% 92   88 4 4.5%
Construction 2,993 10.1% 2,806   3,170 -177 -5.6%
Manufacturing 4,109 13.9% 3,674   4,914 -805 -16.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,469 5.0% 1,546   1,860 -391 -21.0%
Retail Trade 2,497 8.4% 2,584   2,831 -334 -11.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 699 2.4% 757   861 -162 -18.8%
Information 746 2.5% 766   872 -126 -14.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,226 4.1% 1,250   1,308 -82 -6.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 563 1.9% 554   633 -70 -11.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,154 7.3% 2,376   2,438 -284 -11.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 638 2.2% 667   660 -22 -3.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,885 9.8% 2,923   3,723 -838 -22.5%
Educational Services 1,135 3.8% 1,243   1,483 -348 -23.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,124 10.6% 3,294   3,806 -682 -17.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 512 1.7% 451   561 -49 -8.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,649 5.6% 1,510   1,773 -124 -7.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 886 3.0% 958   1,083 -197 -18.2%
Public Administration 618 2.1% 558   812 -194 -23.9%
Information Not Available 1,086 3.7% 1,089   1,529 -443 -29.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 30,605 31,975 36,629
Male 15,453 50.5% 16,047   18,420 -2,967 -16.1%
Female 15,102 49.3% 15,902   18,157 -3,055 -16.8%
Information Not Available 50 0.2% 26   52 -2 -3.8%
 
Ethnicity 30,605 31,975 36,629
Hispanic or Latino 1,010 3.3% 1,071   936 74 7.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,276 76.1% 24,057   30,489 -7,213 -23.7%
Information Not Available 6,319 20.6% 6,847   5,204 1,115 21.4%
 
Race 30,605 31,975 36,629
American Indian or Alaskan Native 236 0.8% 217   215 21 9.8%
Asian 182 0.6% 193   206 -24 -11.7%
Black or African American 6,872 22.5% 6,764   4,540 2,332 51.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 962 3.1% 884   358 604 168.7%
White 18,701 61.1% 19,087   18,760 -59 -0.3%
Information Not Available 3,652 11.9% 4,830   12,550 -8,898 -70.9%
 
Years of Age 30,605 31,975 36,629
Younger than 22 675 1.4% 683   864 -189 -21.9%
22-24 1,683 3.6% 1,644   2,078 -395 -19.0%
25-34 7,389 15.6% 7,647   8,977 -1,588 -17.7%
35-44 6,967 14.7% 7,303   8,330 -1,363 -16.4%
45-54 7,381 15.6% 7,911   8,961 -1,580 -17.6%
55-59 3,263 6.9% 3,500   3,789 -526 -13.9%
60-64 1,954 4.1% 1,989   2,226 -272 -12.2%
65 and older 1,292 2.7% 1,297   1,375 -83 -6.0%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   29 -28 -96.6%
 
Industry 30,605 31,975 36,629
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 121 0.4% 137   143 -22 -15.4%
Mining 74 0.2% 73   124 -50 -40.3%
Utilities 52 0.2% 69   56 -4 -7.1%
Construction 3,102 10.1% 3,265   3,460 -358 -10.3%
Manufacturing 3,384 11.0% 4,092   4,628 -1,244 -26.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,309 4.3% 1,428   1,477 -168 -11.4%
Retail Trade 3,142 10.2% 3,082   3,824 -682 -17.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 914 3.0% 1,021   1,173 -259 -22.1%
Information 736 2.4% 782   722 14 1.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,195 3.9% 1,294   1,433 -238 -16.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 511 1.7% 481   656 -145 -22.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,777 5.8% 1,918   1,820 -43 -2.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 132 0.4% 135   141 -9 -6.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,015 13.1% 3,884   4,745 -730 -15.4%
Educational Services 938 3.1% 1,100   1,066 -128 -12.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,090 13.3% 4,150   4,644 -554 -11.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 393 1.3% 352   436 -43 -9.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,245 7.3% 2,198   2,774 -529 -19.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 858 2.8% 872   1,229 -371 -30.2%
Public Administration 384 1.2% 374   485 -101 -20.8%
Information Not Available 1,233 4.0% 1,268   1,593 -360 -22.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Oct 2014 Percent Sep 2014     Oct 2013 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,630 16,695 21,473
Male 6,995