Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

March 2015

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
March 2015
Mar 2015 Feb 2015 Monthly Change Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,233,041 2,737,574 -504,533 3,101,467 -868,426 -28.0
Alaska 11,131 11,761 -630 14,216 -3,085 -21.7
Alabama 23,133 23,754 -621 28,432 -5,299 -18.6
Arkansas 23,275 23,034 241 24,746 -1,471 -5.9
Arizona 28,882 28,910 -28 38,126 -9,244 -24.2
California 4,654 419,982 -415,328 502,327 -497,673 -99.1
Colorado 33,995 33,341 654 40,257 -6,262 -15.6
Connecticut 53,570 55,735 -2,165 60,070 -6,500 -10.8
District of Columbia 8,767 9,043 -276 11,121 -2,354 -21.2
Delaware 8,449 8,680 -231 9,595 -1,146 -11.9
Florida 64,480 76,388 -11,908 99,458 -34,978 -35.2
Georgia 37,855 41,547 -3,692 48,106 -10,251 -21.3
Hawaii 8,386 8,660 -274 10,064 -1,678 -16.7
Iowa 32,250 35,976 -3,726 34,537 -2,287 -6.6
Idaho 13,039 13,078 -39 14,979 -1,940 -13.0
Illinois 161,909 164,764 -2,855 192,986 -31,077 -16.1
Indiana 35,534 38,794 -3,260 46,301 -10,767 -23.3
Kansas 17,763 20,983 -3,220 21,739 -3,976 -18.3
Kentucky 32,694 29,851 2,843 33,252 -558 -1.7
Louisiana 18,329 18,127 202 17,384 945 5.4
Massachusetts 92,662 97,238 -4,576 102,778 -10,116 -9.8
Maryland 51,742 55,141 -3,399 59,121 -7,379 -12.5
Maine 13,145 13,874 -729 16,362 -3,217 -19.7
Michigan 107,582 110,596 -3,014 121,317 -13,735 -11.3
Minnesota 61,543 66,281 -4,738 71,681 -10,138 -14.1
Missouri 39,775 46,818 -7,043 47,491 -7,716 -16.2
Mississippi 13,887 13,787 100 19,437 -5,550 -28.6
Montana 9,226 10,654 -1,428 10,938 -1,712 -15.7
North Carolina 35,577 37,500 -1,923 59,691 -24,114 -40.4
North Dakota 6,716 7,337 -621 5,401 1,315 24.3
Nebraska 8,724 9,875 -1,151 11,812 -3,088 -26.1
New Hampshire 7,233 7,851 -618 9,657 -2,424 -25.1
New Jersey 132,844 138,492 -5,648 145,537 -12,693 -8.7
New Mexico 14,026 14,219 -193 16,063 -2,037 -12.7
Nevada 27,903 29,584 -1,681 34,692 -6,789 -19.6
New York 208,684 217,081 -8,397 239,082 -30,398 -12.7
Ohio 87,002 89,921 -2,919 97,607 -10,605 -10.9
Oklahoma 20,216 19,028 1,188 18,453 1,763 9.6
Oregon 36,541 40,121 -3,580 45,174 -8,633 -19.1
Pennsylvania 181,880 183,586 -1,706 209,218 -27,338 -13.1
Puerto Rico 21,051 22,247 -1,196 24,748 -3,697 -14.9
Rhode Island 14,543 15,132 -589 16,555 -2,012 -12.2
South Carolina 21,343 24,281 -2,938 25,065 -3,722 -14.8
South Dakota 3,172 3,658 -486 3,626 -454 -12.5
Tennessee 32,098 30,604 1,494 34,931 -2,833 -8.1
Texas 149,115 135,481 13,634 149,518 -403 -0.3
Utah 14,245 16,113 -1,868 17,116 -2,871 -16.8
Virginia 41,425 44,697 -3,272 51,357 -9,932 -19.3
Virgin Islands 440 427 13 458 -18 -3.9
Vermont 6,681 7,061 -380 7,436 -755 -10.2
Washington 58,761 64,748 -5,987 70,341 -11,580 -16.5
Wisconsin 70,244 78,283 -8,039 87,212 -16,968 -19.5
West Virginia 19,487 18,517 970 19,224 263 1.4
Wyoming 5,433 4,933 500 4,672 761 16.3
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,233,041   2,737,574   3,101,467 -868,426 -28.0
Male 1,433,160 64.2% 1,710,732   1,901,616 -468,456 -24.6%
Female 779,686 34.9% 1,008,829   1,187,184 -407,498 -34.3%
Information Not Available 20,195 0.9% 18,013   12,667 7,528 59.4%
 
Ethnicity 2,233,041   2,737,574   3,101,467    
Hispanic or Latino 306,002 13.7% 498,276   512,797 -206,795 -40.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,616,873 83.9% 1,888,966   2,097,422 -480,549 -22.9%
Information Not Available 310,166 12.2% 350,332   491,248 -181,082 -36.9%
 
Race 2,233,041   2,737,574   3,101,467
American Indian or Alaskan Native 30,046 1.3% 36,212   37,069 -7,023 -18.9%
Asian 38,575 1.7% 74,897   85,491 -46,916 -54.9%
Black or African American 361,743 16.2% 400,792   460,859 -99,116 -21.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 11,486 0.5% 12,080   13,425 -1,939 -14.4%
White 1,377,762 61.9% 1,573,775   1,709,673 -331,911 -19.4%
Information Not Available 407,057 18.3% 649,031   794,951 -387,894 -48.8%
 
Years of Age 2,233,041   2,737,574   3,101,467
Younger than 22 44,346 2.0% 57,213   64,636 -20,290 -31.4%
22-24 108,575 4.9% 134,112   159,820 -51,245 -32.1%
25-34 515,782 23.1% 636,726   722,113 -206,331 -28.6%
35-44 487,847 21.8% 590,162   682,643 -194,796 -28.5%
45-54 535,887 24.0% 652,678   751,477 -215,590 -28.7%
55-59 243,930 10.9% 298,396   334,275 -90,345 -27.0%
60-64 160,961 7.2% 198,414   219,010 -58,049 -26.5%
65 and older 112,750 5.0% 141,075   151,560 -38,810 -25.6%
Information Not Available 22,963 1.0% 28,798   15,933 7,030 44.1%
 
Industry 2,233,041   2,737,574   3,101,467
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 26,151 1.2% 107,898   110,344 -84,193 -76.3%
Mining 42,157 1.9% 37,056   24,563 17,594 71.6%
Utilities 3,069 0.1% 5,022   5,152 -2,083 -40.4%
Construction 420,380 18.8% 489,022   502,122 -81,742 -16.3%
Manufacturing 198,891 8.9% 242,521   276,625 -77,734 -28.1%
Wholesale Trade 76,927 3.4% 77,914   91,779 -14,852 -16.2%
Retail Trade 164,110 7.3% 194,488   239,437 -75,327 -31.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 73,437 3.3% 86,907   97,060 -23,623 -24.3%
Information 32,901 1.5% 64,442   77,722 -44,821 -57.7%
Finance and Insurance 52,739 2.4% 60,746   90,123 -37,384 -41.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 31,957 1.4% 35,974   43,573 -11,616 -26.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 106,549 4.8% 115,750   135,714 -29,165 -21.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15,107 0.7% 14,499   15,276 -169 -1.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 290,040 13.0% 373,287   427,442 -137,402 -32.1%
Educational Services 35,174 1.6% 49,833   59,704 -24,530 -41.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 147,317 6.6% 173,940   221,872 -74,555 -33.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 52,532 2.4% 69,399   68,646 -16,114 -23.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 130,775 5.9% 156,057   178,144 -47,369 -26.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 48,999 2.2% 61,559   70,357 -21,358 -30.4%
Public Administration 40,475 1.8% 48,009   54,283 -13,808 -25.4%
Information Not Available 243,354 10.9% 273,251   311,529 -68,175 -21.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,131 11,761 14,216 -3,085 -21.7
Male 7,267 65.3% 7,751   9,183 -1,916 -20.9%
Female 3,860 34.7% 4,006   5,031 -1,171 -23.3%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 4   2 2 100.0%
 
Ethnicity 11,131   11,761   14,216    
Hispanic or Latino 551 5.0% 594   673 -122 -18.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,446 93.8% 11,062   13,439 -2,993 -22.3%
Information Not Available 134 1.2% 105   104 30 28.8%
 
Race 11,131 11,761 14,216
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,369 30.3% 3,618   4,260 -891 -20.9%
Asian 375 3.4% 445   537 -162 -30.2%
Black or African American 458 4.1% 486   552 -94 -17.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 185 1.7% 176   251 -66 -26.3%
White 6,251 56.2% 6,559   8,085 -1,834 -22.7%
Information Not Available 493 4.4% 477   531 -38 -7.2%
 
Years of Age 11,131 11,761 14,216
Younger than 22 249 1.5% 283   417 -168 -40.3%
22-24 613 3.7% 691   999 -386 -38.6%
25-34 3,127 18.7% 3,293   4,027 -900 -22.3%
35-44 2,497 15.0% 2,564   2,893 -396 -13.7%
45-54 2,429 14.6% 2,663   3,101 -672 -21.7%
55-59 1,130 6.8% 1,175   1,317 -187 -14.2%
60-64 699 4.2% 691   931 -232 -24.9%
65 and older 387 2.3% 401   531 -144 -27.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 11,131 11,761 14,216
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 73 0.7% 86   121 -48 -39.7%
Mining 430 3.8% 449   384 46 12.0%
Utilities 88 0.8% 99   79 9 11.4%
Construction 2,673 23.9% 2,868   3,192 -519 -16.3%
Manufacturing 615 5.5% 725   786 -171 -21.8%
Wholesale Trade 126 1.1% 121   158 -32 -20.3%
Retail Trade 954 8.5% 974   1,265 -311 -24.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 605 5.4% 604   744 -139 -18.7%
Information 106 0.9% 90   127 -21 -16.5%
Finance and Insurance 162 1.4% 166   237 -75 -31.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 290 2.6% 290   388 -98 -25.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 352 3.1% 336   503 -151 -30.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 27 0.2% 31   28 -1 -3.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 696 6.2% 726   875 -179 -20.5%
Educational Services 272 2.4% 298   396 -124 -31.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 840 7.5% 807   1,167 -327 -28.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 128 1.1% 161   196 -68 -34.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 854 7.6% 915   1,242 -388 -31.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 358 3.2% 368   457 -99 -21.7%
Public Administration 1,147 10.2% 1,278   1,442 -295 -20.5%
Information Not Available 335 3.0% 369   429 -94 -21.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,133 23,754 28,432
Male 12,753 55.1% 12,847   15,184 -2,431 -16.0%
Female 10,343 44.7% 10,881   13,226 -2,883 -21.8%
Information Not Available 37 0.2% 26   22 15 68.2%
 
Ethnicity 23,133 23,754 28,432
Hispanic or Latino 300 1.3% 269   374 -74 -19.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,812 72.7% 17,229   20,927 -4,115 -19.7%
Information Not Available 6,021 26.0% 6,256   7,131 -1,110 -15.6%
 
Race 23,133 23,754 28,432
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,056 4.6% 1,224   1,137 -81 -7.1%
Asian 610 2.6% 647   573 37 6.5%
Black or African American 8,900 38.5% 9,111   11,230 -2,330 -20.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 29 0.1% 27   40 -11 -27.5%
White 11,300 48.8% 11,526   13,847 -2,547 -18.4%
Information Not Available 1,238 5.4% 1,219   1,605 -367 -22.9%
 
Years of Age 23,133 23,754 28,432
Younger than 22 659 2.0% 693   864 -205 -23.7%
22-24 1,440 4.4% 1,566   1,893 -453 -23.9%
25-34 5,950 18.0% 6,181   7,392 -1,442 -19.5%
35-44 5,292 16.0% 5,352   6,524 -1,232 -18.9%
45-54 5,201 15.7% 5,286   6,306 -1,105 -17.5%
55-59 2,252 6.8% 2,259   2,730 -478 -17.5%
60-64 1,365 4.1% 1,399   1,636 -271 -16.6%
65 and older 947 2.9% 1,003   1,082 -135 -12.5%
Information Not Available 27 0.1% 15   5 22 440.0%
 
Industry 23,133 23,754 28,432
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 217 0.9% 185   217 0 0.0%
Mining 157 0.7% 125   226 -69 -30.5%
Utilities 33 0.1% 40   42 -9 -21.4%
Construction 2,710 11.6% 2,532   2,614 96 3.7%
Manufacturing 3,879 16.6% 3,880   5,092 -1,213 -23.8%
Wholesale Trade 830 3.6% 780   913 -83 -9.1%
Retail Trade 2,638 11.3% 2,670   3,244 -606 -18.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 639 2.7% 641   897 -258 -28.8%
Information 314 1.3% 317   307 7 2.3%
Finance and Insurance 737 3.2% 828   883 -146 -16.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 361 1.5% 382   404 -43 -10.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,064 4.6% 1,131   1,342 -278 -20.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 47 0.2% 59   54 -7 -13.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,274 14.0% 3,427   4,121 -847 -20.6%
Educational Services 375 1.6% 433   544 -169 -31.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,925 8.2% 1,952   2,460 -535 -21.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 171 0.7% 186   182 -11 -6.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,548 6.6% 1,709   2,172 -624 -28.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 502 2.1% 546   673 -171 -25.4%
Public Administration 367 1.6% 398   494 -127 -25.7%
Information Not Available 1,345 5.8% 1,533   1,551 -206 -13.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,275 23,034 24,746
Male 13,795 59.3% 13,047   13,897 -102 -0.7%
Female 8,223 35.3% 8,652   10,030 -1,807 -18.0%
Information Not Available 1,257 5.4% 1,335   819 438 53.5%
 
Ethnicity 23,275 23,034 24,746
Hispanic or Latino 1,115 4.8% 1,139   972 143 14.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,903 89.8% 20,560   22,955 -2,052 -8.9%
Information Not Available 1,257 5.4% 1,335   819 438 53.5%
 
Race 23,275 23,034 24,746
American Indian or Alaskan Native 250 1.1% 211   238 12 5.0%
Asian 152 0.7% 166   172 -20 -11.6%
Black or African American 5,726 24.6% 5,754   6,483 -757 -11.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 194 0.8% 197   194 0 0.0%
White 14,581 62.6% 14,232   15,868 -1,287 -8.1%
Information Not Available 2,372 10.2% 2,474   1,791 581 32.4%
 
Years of Age 23,275 23,034 24,746
Younger than 22 665 1.8% 679   753 -88 -11.7%
22-24 1,214 3.3% 1,287   1,408 -194 -13.8%
25-34 5,201 14.3% 5,087   5,746 -545 -9.5%
35-44 5,172 14.2% 5,087   5,560 -388 -7.0%
45-54 5,323 14.6% 5,155   5,766 -443 -7.7%
55-59 2,078 5.7% 2,062   2,321 -243 -10.5%
60-64 1,365 3.7% 1,349   1,358 7 0.5%
65 and older 1,000 2.7% 993   1,015 -15 -1.5%
Information Not Available 1,257 3.4% 1,335   819 438 53.5%
 
Industry 23,275 23,034 24,746
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 945 3.9% 811   681 264 38.8%
Mining 365 1.5% 260   293 72 24.6%
Utilities 30 0.1% 27   51 -21 -41.2%
Construction 2,932 12.1% 2,171   2,865 67 2.3%
Manufacturing 3,702 15.3% 3,648   3,548 154 4.3%
Wholesale Trade 846 3.5% 891   998 -152 -15.2%
Retail Trade 1,784 7.4% 1,893   2,251 -467 -20.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 954 3.9% 891   991 -37 -3.7%
Information 234 1.0% 195   228 6 2.6%
Finance and Insurance 364 1.5% 352   417 -53 -12.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 243 1.0% 239   326 -83 -25.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 661 2.7% 702   723 -62 -8.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 79 0.3% 79   63 16 25.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,311 9.5% 2,493   2,652 -341 -12.9%
Educational Services 308 1.3% 337   397 -89 -22.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,170 9.0% 2,329   2,827 -657 -23.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 174 0.7% 247   229 -55 -24.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,177 4.9% 1,272   1,442 -265 -18.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 491 2.0% 532   514 -23 -4.5%
Public Administration 492 2.0% 533   466 26 5.6%
Information Not Available 3,013 12.4% 3,132   2,784 229 8.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 28,882 28,910 38,126
Male 16,878 58.4% 16,674   21,751 -4,873 -22.4%
Female 11,988 41.5% 12,222   16,343 -4,355 -26.6%
Information Not Available 16 0.1% 14   32 -16 -50.0%
 
Ethnicity 28,882 28,910 38,126
Hispanic or Latino 9,185 31.8% 8,613   11,652 -2,467 -21.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,896 48.1% 14,504   19,046 -5,150 -27.0%
Information Not Available 5,801 20.1% 5,793   7,428 -1,627 -21.9%
 
Race 28,882 28,910 38,126
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,979 6.9% 2,125   2,519 -540 -21.4%
Asian 1,389 4.8% 1,238   1,314 75 5.7%
Black or African American 2,225 7.7% 2,172   2,922 -697 -23.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 332 1.1% 380   368 -36 -9.8%
White 16,512 57.2% 16,729   22,693 -6,181 -27.2%
Information Not Available 6,445 22.3% 6,266   8,310 -1,865 -22.4%
 
Years of Age 28,882 28,910 38,126
Younger than 22 577 1.3% 607   782 -205 -26.2%
22-24 1,416 3.3% 1,346   1,741 -325 -18.7%
25-34 6,499 15.1% 6,696   8,319 -1,820 -21.9%
35-44 6,145 14.2% 6,134   8,063 -1,918 -23.8%
45-54 7,077 16.4% 6,999   9,583 -2,506 -26.2%
55-59 3,405 7.9% 3,383   4,550 -1,145 -25.2%
60-64 2,233 5.2% 2,220   3,048 -815 -26.7%
65 and older 1,530 3.5% 1,525   2,040 -510 -25.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 28,882 28,910 38,126
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,673 5.5% 871   1,570 103 6.6%
Mining 325 1.1% 283   157 168 107.0%
Utilities 62 0.2% 68   64 -2 -3.1%
Construction 3,207 10.5% 3,323   4,436 -1,229 -27.7%
Manufacturing 1,745 5.7% 1,924   2,082 -337 -16.2%
Wholesale Trade 872 2.9% 887   1,280 -408 -31.9%
Retail Trade 2,270 7.4% 2,341   3,119 -849 -27.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 591 1.9% 635   860 -269 -31.3%
Information 412 1.3% 446   450 -38 -8.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,033 3.4% 1,091   2,008 -975 -48.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 522 1.7% 552   795 -273 -34.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,380 4.5% 1,378   1,972 -592 -30.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 93 0.3% 104   149 -56 -37.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,074 13.3% 4,105   5,334 -1,260 -23.6%
Educational Services 694 2.3% 695   1,149 -455 -39.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,287 7.5% 2,377   3,245 -958 -29.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 354 1.2% 358   419 -65 -15.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,383 4.5% 1,526   1,811 -428 -23.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 619 2.0% 640   823 -204 -24.8%
Public Administration 685 2.2% 693   943 -258 -27.4%
Information Not Available 4,601 15.1% 4,613   5,460 -859 -15.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,654 419,982 502,327
Male 2,679 57.6% 245,374   292,932 -290,253 -99.1%
Female 1,974 42.4% 174,412   209,294 -207,320 -99.1%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 196   101 -100 -99.0%
 
Ethnicity 4,654 419,982 502,327
Hispanic or Latino 2,054 44.1% 185,208   177,905 -175,851 -98.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,235 48.0% 203,464   247,468 -245,233 -99.1%
Information Not Available 365 7.8% 31,310   76,954 -76,589 -99.5%
 
Race 4,654 419,982 502,327
American Indian or Alaskan Native 37 0.8% 3,730   3,645 -3,608 -99.0%
Asian 397 8.5% 36,315   41,008 -40,611 -99.0%
Black or African American 342 7.3% 30,623   29,364 -29,022 -98.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 1,459 31.3% 132,796   173,450 -171,991 -99.2%
Information Not Available 2,419 52.0% 216,518   254,860 -252,441 -99.1%
 
Years of Age 4,654 419,982 502,327
Younger than 22 96 1.7% 9,815   10,328 -10,232 -99.1%
22-24 243 4.2% 19,826   28,351 -28,108 -99.1%
25-34 1,120 19.5% 102,174   116,545 -115,425 -99.0%
35-44 916 16.0% 86,961   108,141 -107,225 -99.2%
45-54 1,104 19.2% 97,855   119,076 -117,972 -99.1%
55-59 527 9.2% 46,621   54,273 -53,746 -99.0%
60-64 375 6.5% 33,273   37,161 -36,786 -99.0%
65 and older 272 4.7% 23,163   28,351 -28,079 -99.0%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 294   101 -100 -99.0%
 
Industry 4,654 419,982 502,327
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 883 15.9% 80,677   83,434 -82,551 -98.9%
Mining 35 0.6% 2,454   1,013 -978 -96.5%
Utilities 17 0.3% 1,669   1,013 -996 -98.3%
Construction 429 7.7% 40,536   58,019 -57,590 -99.3%
Manufacturing 430 7.8% 41,517   43,438 -43,008 -99.0%
Wholesale Trade 20 0.4% 1,472   2,228 -2,208 -99.1%
Retail Trade 320 5.8% 26,010   35,439 -35,119 -99.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 135 2.4% 13,545   14,479 -14,344 -99.1%
Information 343 6.2% 31,113   39,591 -39,248 -99.1%
Finance and Insurance 77 1.4% 7,263   11,442 -11,365 -99.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 30 0.5% 3,043   4,556 -4,526 -99.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 89 1.6% 9,030   9,012 -8,923 -99.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 828 15.0% 72,533   93,154 -92,326 -99.1%
Educational Services 99 1.8% 10,895   11,037 -10,938 -99.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 295 5.3% 24,930   27,238 -26,943 -98.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 104 1.9% 8,539   8,202 -8,098 -98.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 209 3.8% 17,274   19,238 -19,029 -98.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 119 2.1% 10,698   12,252 -12,133 -99.0%
Public Administration 46 0.8% 4,515   6,177 -6,131 -99.3%
Information Not Available 146 2.6% 12,269   21,365 -21,219 -99.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,995 33,341 40,257
Male 21,413 63.0% 20,886   23,377 -1,964 -8.4%
Female 12,582 37.0% 12,455   16,878 -4,296 -25.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 33,995 33,341 40,257
Hispanic or Latino 8,257 24.3% 8,233   8,927 -670 -7.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,641 66.6% 22,071   27,474 -4,833 -17.6%
Information Not Available 3,097 9.1% 3,037   3,856 -759 -19.7%
 
Race 33,995 33,341 40,257
American Indian or Alaskan Native 665 2.0% 654   701 -36 -5.1%
Asian 601 1.8% 600   716 -115 -16.1%
Black or African American 2,024 6.0% 1,952   2,650 -626 -23.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 120 0.4% 116   169 -49 -29.0%
White 24,358 71.7% 23,855   28,847 -4,489 -15.6%
Information Not Available 6,227 18.3% 6,164   7,174 -947 -13.2%
 
Years of Age 33,995 33,341 40,257
Younger than 22 503 0.9% 554   667 -164 -24.6%
22-24 1,278 2.3% 1,254   1,415 -137 -9.7%
25-34 7,514 13.5% 7,369   8,610 -1,096 -12.7%
35-44 7,648 13.8% 7,458   8,888 -1,240 -14.0%
45-54 8,633 15.5% 8,402   10,289 -1,656 -16.1%
55-59 4,122 7.4% 4,061   5,119 -997 -19.5%
60-64 2,765 5.0% 2,734   3,405 -640 -18.8%
65 and older 1,532 2.8% 1,509   1,860 -328 -17.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   4 -4 -100.0%
 
Industry 33,995 33,341 40,257
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 298 0.9% 363   422 -124 -29.4%
Mining 1,369 4.0% 1,022   675 694 102.8%
Utilities 35 0.1% 42   52 -17 -32.7%
Construction 6,550 19.1% 6,384   6,056 494 8.2%
Manufacturing 2,052 6.0% 1,941   2,323 -271 -11.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,320 3.8% 1,206   1,556 -236 -15.2%
Retail Trade 2,450 7.1% 2,392   3,207 -757 -23.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,055 3.1% 1,062   1,120 -65 -5.8%
Information 999 2.9% 968   1,078 -79 -7.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,135 3.3% 1,095   1,944 -809 -41.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 679 2.0% 657   916 -237 -25.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,703 7.9% 2,588   3,344 -641 -19.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 551 1.6% 551   540 11 2.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,803 14.0% 4,851   6,208 -1,405 -22.6%
Educational Services 907 2.6% 881   1,147 -240 -20.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,296 6.7% 2,294   3,210 -914 -28.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 555 1.6% 588   738 -183 -24.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,683 4.9% 1,740   2,449 -766 -31.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 774 2.3% 747   1,009 -235 -23.3%
Public Administration 936 2.7% 1,098   1,119 -183 -16.4%
Information Not Available 845 2.5% 871   1,144 -299 -26.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 53,570 55,735 60,070
Male 35,580 66.4% 37,013   38,322 -2,742 -7.2%
Female 17,990 33.6% 18,722   21,747 -3,757 -17.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 53,570 55,735 60,070
Hispanic or Latino 9,107 17.0% 9,595   9,856 -749 -7.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 44,463 83.0% 46,140   50,214 -5,751 -11.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 53,570 55,735 60,070
American Indian or Alaskan Native 195 0.4% 209   204 -9 -4.4%
Asian 841 1.6% 857   899 -58 -6.5%
Black or African American 6,820 12.7% 7,034   8,107 -1,287 -15.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 31,064 58.0% 32,573   34,739 -3,675 -10.6%
Information Not Available 14,650 27.3% 15,062   16,121 -1,471 -9.1%
 
Years of Age 53,570 55,735 60,070
Younger than 22 885 1.1% 906   1,083 -198 -18.3%
22-24 2,534 3.2% 2,685   3,256 -722 -22.2%
25-34 12,250 15.3% 12,607   13,984 -1,734 -12.4%
35-44 10,726 13.4% 11,202   12,158 -1,432 -11.8%
45-54 12,937 16.1% 13,542   14,478 -1,541 -10.6%
55-59 6,193 7.7% 6,503   6,622 -429 -6.5%
60-64 4,417 5.5% 4,548   4,582 -165 -3.6%
65 and older 3,628 4.5% 3,742   3,907 -279 -7.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 53,570 55,735 60,070
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 662 1.2% 787   687 -25 -3.6%
Mining 90 0.2% 81   92 -2 -2.2%
Utilities 78 0.1% 82   96 -18 -18.8%
Construction 10,266 18.9% 11,138   10,040 226 2.3%
Manufacturing 4,736 8.7% 4,775   5,512 -776 -14.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,917 3.5% 1,910   2,231 -314 -14.1%
Retail Trade 5,633 10.4% 5,693   6,520 -887 -13.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,750 3.2% 2,312   1,941 -191 -9.8%
Information 793 1.5% 789   877 -84 -9.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,483 2.7% 1,504   2,029 -546 -26.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 724 1.3% 752   863 -139 -16.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,988 3.7% 1,943   2,205 -217 -9.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 290 0.5% 300   298 -8 -2.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,753 16.1% 9,010   9,659 -906 -9.4%
Educational Services 1,184 2.2% 1,335   1,427 -243 -17.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,567 8.4% 4,726   5,881 -1,314 -22.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,221 4.1% 2,384   2,306 -85 -3.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,588 6.6% 3,253   4,071 -483 -11.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,484 2.7% 1,525   1,674 -190 -11.4%
Public Administration 609 1.1% 655   812 -203 -25.0%
Information Not Available 754 1.4% 781   849 -95 -11.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,767 9,043 11,121
Male 4,310 49.2% 4,463   5,525 -1,215 -22.0%
Female 4,457 50.8% 4,580   5,591 -1,134 -20.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   5 -5 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,767 9,043 11,121
Hispanic or Latino 836 9.5% 876   1,072 -236 -22.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,895 90.1% 8,126   10,025 -2,130 -21.2%
Information Not Available 36 0.4% 41   24 12 50.0%
 
Race 8,767 9,043 11,121
American Indian or Alaskan Native 34 0.4% 41   49 -15 -30.6%
Asian 214 2.4% 190   330 -116 -35.2%
Black or African American 5,971 68.1% 6,241   7,410 -1,439 -19.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 16 0.2% 23   31 -15 -48.4%
White 1,787 20.4% 1,794   2,401 -614 -25.6%
Information Not Available 745 8.5% 754   900 -155 -17.2%
 
Years of Age 8,767 9,043 11,121
Younger than 22 190 1.9% 193   214 -24 -11.2%
22-24 508 5.1% 535   560 -52 -9.3%
25-34 2,409 24.1% 2,519   2,854 -445 -15.6%
35-44 1,955 19.6% 2,002   2,508 -553 -22.0%
45-54 1,956 19.6% 2,024   2,686 -730 -27.2%
55-59 857 8.6% 873   1,149 -292 -25.4%
60-64 558 5.6% 576   717 -159 -22.2%
65 and older 334 3.3% 321   433 -99 -22.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,767 9,043 11,121
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 2 0.0% 1   0 2 0.0%
Utilities 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
Construction 39 0.4% 46   62 -23 -37.1%
Manufacturing 2 0.0% 3   8 -6 -75.0%
Wholesale Trade 5 0.1% 5   3 2 66.7%
Retail Trade 38 0.4% 34   33 5 15.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 14 0.2% 14   13 1 7.7%
Information 8 0.1% 9   16 -8 -50.0%
Finance and Insurance 9 0.1% 9   13 -4 -30.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 5 0.1% 5   6 -1 -16.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 51 0.6% 48   76 -25 -32.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1 0.0% 0   5 -4 -80.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 63 0.7% 64   78 -15 -19.2%
Educational Services 7 0.1% 6   17 -10 -58.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 19 0.2% 26   39 -20 -51.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1 0.0% 2   5 -4 -80.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 30 0.3% 22   25 5 20.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 27 0.3% 21   21 6 28.6%
Public Administration 6 0.1% 5   7 -1 -14.3%
Information Not Available 8,440 96.3% 8,723   10,693 -2,253 -21.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,449 8,680 9,595
Male 4,292 50.8% 4,501   4,891 -599 -12.2%
Female 3,769 44.6% 3,785   4,162 -393 -9.4%
Information Not Available 388 4.6% 394   542 -154 -28.4%
 
Ethnicity 8,449 8,680 9,595
Hispanic or Latino 549 6.5% 595   615 -66 -10.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,512 88.9% 7,691   8,438 -926 -11.0%
Information Not Available 388 4.6% 394   542 -154 -28.4%
 
Race 8,449 8,680 9,595
American Indian or Alaskan Native 25 0.3% 25   16 9 56.3%
Asian 155 1.8% 174   188 -33 -17.6%
Black or African American 3,276 38.8% 3,278   3,596 -320 -8.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1% 10   18 -12 -66.7%
White 4,717 55.8% 4,913   5,463 -746 -13.7%
Information Not Available 270 3.2% 279   315 -45 -14.3%
 
Years of Age 8,449 8,680 9,595
Younger than 22 138 1.1% 136   206 -68 -33.0%
22-24 429 3.4% 431   490 -61 -12.4%
25-34 2,234 17.8% 2,174   2,359 -125 -5.3%
35-44 1,658 13.2% 1,728   1,992 -334 -16.8%
45-54 1,990 15.9% 2,082   2,333 -343 -14.7%
55-59 894 7.1% 961   957 -63 -6.6%
60-64 615 4.9% 624   656 -41 -6.3%
65 and older 421 3.4% 461   502 -81 -16.1%
Information Not Available 70 0.6% 83   100 -30 -30.0%
 
Industry 8,449 8,680 9,595
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 23 0.3% 21   27 -4 -14.8%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   4 -4 -100.0%
Utilities 2 0.0% 2   13 -11 -84.6%
Construction 836 9.9% 968   860 -24 -2.8%
Manufacturing 514 6.1% 582   951 -437 -46.0%
Wholesale Trade 256 3.0% 245   261 -5 -1.9%
Retail Trade 1,270 15.0% 1,290   1,382 -112 -8.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 266 3.1% 283   240 26 10.8%
Information 128 1.5% 149   122 6 4.9%
Finance and Insurance 671 7.9% 609   651 20 3.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 196 2.3% 193   186 10 5.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 394 4.7% 375   501 -107 -21.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 17 0.2% 21   32 -15 -46.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,488 17.6% 1,470   1,706 -218 -12.8%
Educational Services 118 1.4% 165   143 -25 -17.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 900 10.6% 890   907 -7 -0.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 190 2.2% 216   220 -30 -13.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 799 9.4% 829   1,016 -217 -21.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 260 3.1% 245   266 -6 -2.3%
Public Administration 97 1.1% 103   84 13 15.5%
Information Not Available 24 0.3% 24   23 1 4.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 64,480 76,388 99,458
Male 32,780 50.8% 40,302   49,342 -16,562 -33.6%
Female 31,662 49.1% 36,006   50,051 -18,389 -36.7%
Information Not Available 38 0.1% 80   65 -27 -41.5%
 
Ethnicity 64,480 76,388 99,458
Hispanic or Latino 15,895 24.7% 18,167   24,632 -8,737 -35.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 43,553 67.5% 50,313   67,410 -23,857 -35.4%
Information Not Available 5,032 7.8% 7,908   7,416 -2,384 -32.1%
 
Race 64,480 76,388 99,458
American Indian or Alaskan Native 415 0.6% 485   699 -284 -40.6%
Asian 1,017 1.6% 1,237   1,130 -113 -10.0%
Black or African American 15,818 24.5% 17,393   24,921 -9,103 -36.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 284 0.4% 445   549 -265 -48.3%
White 40,233 62.4% 47,192   61,017 -20,784 -34.1%
Information Not Available 6,713 10.4% 9,636   11,142 -4,429 -39.8%
 
Years of Age 64,480 76,388 99,458
Younger than 22 645 0.6% 802   1,311 -666 -50.8%
22-24 2,219 2.2% 2,368   4,199 -1,980 -47.2%
25-34 13,128 13.1% 13,933   21,070 -7,942 -37.7%
35-44 13,096 13.1% 13,700   20,342 -7,246 -35.6%
45-54 13,968 13.9% 15,164   22,656 -8,688 -38.3%
55-59 6,562 6.5% 6,831   9,877 -3,315 -33.6%
60-64 4,416 4.4% 4,737   6,868 -2,452 -35.7%
65 and older 2,974 3.0% 3,167   4,910 -1,936 -39.4%
Information Not Available 7,472 7.4% 15,686   8,225 -753 -9.2%
 
Industry 64,480 76,388 99,458
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 741 1.1% 868   772 -31 -4.0%
Mining 142 0.2% 207   74 68 91.9%
Utilities 90 0.1% 117   181 -91 -50.3%
Construction 4,017 6.2% 5,155   5,368 -1,351 -25.2%
Manufacturing 2,753 4.2% 3,198   4,325 -1,572 -36.3%
Wholesale Trade 2,810 4.3% 3,027   4,076 -1,266 -31.1%
Retail Trade 6,673 10.2% 7,159   10,292 -3,619 -35.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,760 2.7% 2,278   2,449 -689 -28.1%
Information 1,299 2.0% 1,323   1,719 -420 -24.4%
Finance and Insurance 2,887 4.4% 3,100   4,599 -1,712 -37.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,448 2.2% 1,623   2,196 -748 -34.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,507 6.9% 5,021   6,234 -1,727 -27.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 470 0.7% 515   592 -122 -20.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 12,144 18.6% 13,193   16,506 -4,362 -26.4%
Educational Services 1,402 2.1% 1,662   2,719 -1,317 -48.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,785 8.9% 6,132   9,224 -3,439 -37.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,126 1.7% 1,438   1,627 -501 -30.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,341 6.7% 5,113   7,009 -2,668 -38.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,890 2.9% 2,015   2,545 -655 -25.7%
Public Administration 1,047 1.6% 1,135   1,652 -605 -36.6%
Information Not Available 7,148 11.0% 12,109   15,299 -8,151 -53.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 37,855 41,547 48,106
Male 19,200 50.7% 21,074   23,535 -4,335 -18.4%
Female 18,005 47.6% 19,803   23,833 -5,828 -24.5%
Information Not Available 650 1.7% 670   738 -88 -11.9%
 
Ethnicity 37,855 41,547 48,106
Hispanic or Latino 186 0.5% 42   82 104 126.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 37,019 97.8% 40,835   47,286 -10,267 -21.7%
Information Not Available 650 1.7% 670   738 -88 -11.9%
 
Race 37,855 41,547 48,106
American Indian or Alaskan Native 184 0.5% 219   199 -15 -7.5%
Asian 576 1.5% 578   717 -141 -19.7%
Black or African American 20,250 53.5% 22,570   25,136 -4,886 -19.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 16,195 42.8% 17,510   21,316 -5,121 -24.0%
Information Not Available 650 1.7% 670   738 -88 -11.9%
 
Years of Age 37,855 41,547 48,106
Younger than 22 683 1.3% 791   772 -89 -11.5%
22-24 1,796 3.5% 2,099   2,270 -474 -20.9%
25-34 9,278 17.9% 10,283   11,702 -2,424 -20.7%
35-44 8,897 17.2% 9,815   11,587 -2,690 -23.2%
45-54 8,872 17.2% 9,534   11,291 -2,419 -21.4%
55-59 3,611 7.0% 3,884   4,611 -1,000 -21.7%
60-64 2,360 4.6% 2,487   2,889 -529 -18.3%
65 and older 1,296 2.5% 1,452   1,705 -409 -24.0%
Information Not Available 1,062 2.1% 1,202   1,279 -217 -17.0%
 
Industry 37,855 41,547 48,106
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 601 1.6% 803   739 -138 -18.7%
Mining 19 0.0% 36   31 -12 -38.7%
Utilities 53 0.1% 56   62 -9 -14.5%
Construction 2,191 5.7% 2,260   2,300 -109 -4.7%
Manufacturing 2,635 6.9% 2,739   3,342 -707 -21.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,609 4.2% 1,602   2,140 -531 -24.8%
Retail Trade 2,985 7.8% 3,300   3,838 -853 -22.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 741 1.9% 778   1,100 -359 -32.6%
Information 736 1.9% 834   1,014 -278 -27.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,038 2.7% 1,097   1,476 -438 -29.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 517 1.3% 597   787 -270 -34.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,414 16.7% 6,867   8,205 -1,791 -21.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 36 0.1% 27   52 -16 -30.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 95 0.2% 107   120 -25 -20.8%
Educational Services 832 2.2% 1,041   1,132 -300 -26.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,880 4.9% 2,029   2,931 -1,051 -35.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,727 4.5% 1,990   2,500 -773 -30.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 222 0.6% 334   391 -169 -43.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 365 0.9% 412   418 -53 -12.7%
Public Administration 461 1.2% 510   702 -241 -34.3%
Information Not Available 12,698 33.0% 14,128   14,826 -2,128 -14.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,386 8,660 10,064
Male 5,508 65.7% 5,752   6,937 -1,429 -20.6%
Female 2,877 34.3% 2,907   3,126 -249 -8.0%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,386 8,660 10,064
Hispanic or Latino 626 7.5% 622   594 32 5.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,603 66.8% 5,811   7,485 -1,882 -25.1%
Information Not Available 2,157 25.7% 2,227   1,985 172 8.7%
 
Race 8,386 8,660 10,064
American Indian or Alaskan Native 58 0.7% 64   52 6 11.5%
Asian 2,637 31.4% 2,810   3,333 -696 -20.9%
Black or African American 145 1.7% 145   188 -43 -22.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,412 28.8% 2,450   2,651 -239 -9.0%
White 1,999 23.8% 2,019   2,486 -487 -19.6%
Information Not Available 1,135 13.5% 1,172   1,354 -219 -16.2%
 
Years of Age 8,386 8,660 10,064
Younger than 22 97 1.0% 87   107 -10 -9.3%
22-24 250 2.6% 264   310 -60 -19.4%
25-34 1,905 19.7% 1,946   2,308 -403 -17.5%
35-44 1,906 19.7% 2,076   2,368 -462 -19.5%
45-54 2,034 21.1% 2,050   2,457 -423 -17.2%
55-59 939 9.7% 971   1,091 -152 -13.9%
60-64 726 7.5% 725   831 -105 -12.6%
65 and older 529 5.5% 541   592 -63 -10.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,386 8,660 10,064
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 152 1.8% 135   213 -61 -28.6%
Mining 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
Utilities 7 0.1% 6   36 -29 -80.6%
Construction 2,629 30.8% 2,857   3,407 -778 -22.8%
Manufacturing 195 2.3% 192   283 -88 -31.1%
Wholesale Trade 150 1.8% 133   165 -15 -9.1%
Retail Trade 510 6.0% 477   570 -60 -10.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 269 3.2% 315   315 -46 -14.6%
Information 185 2.2% 145   174 11 6.3%
Finance and Insurance 93 1.1% 105   172 -79 -45.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 128 1.5% 122   173 -45 -26.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 266 3.1% 255   321 -55 -17.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 46 0.5% 51   79 -33 -41.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,110 13.0% 1,075   1,171 -61 -5.2%
Educational Services 72 0.8% 76   83 -11 -13.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 361 4.2% 378   454 -93 -20.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 103 1.2% 96   119 -16 -13.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 772 9.0% 826   784 -12 -1.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 176 2.1% 176   234 -58 -24.8%
Public Administration 109 1.3% 129   126 -17 -13.5%
Information Not Available 1,052 12.3% 1,110   1,185 -133 -11.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,250 35,976 34,537
Male 23,705 73.5% 27,027   25,184 -1,479 -5.9%
Female 7,760 24.1% 8,028   9,272 -1,512 -16.3%
Information Not Available 785 2.4% 921   81 704 869.1%
 
Ethnicity 32,250 35,976 34,537
Hispanic or Latino 2,538 7.9% 2,888   2,831 -293 -10.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,966 86.7% 31,098   30,853 -2,887 -9.4%
Information Not Available 1,746 5.4% 1,990   853 893 104.7%
 
Race 32,250 35,976 34,537
American Indian or Alaskan Native 248 0.8% 254   236 12 5.1%
Asian 250 0.8% 265   290 -40 -13.8%
Black or African American 1,543 4.8% 1,586   1,934 -391 -20.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 25,925 80.4% 28,993   28,393 -2,468 -8.7%
Information Not Available 4,284 13.3% 4,878   3,684 600 16.3%
 
Years of Age 32,250 35,976 34,537
Younger than 22 641 1.2% 801   675 -34 -5.0%
22-24 1,693 3.1% 2,015   1,767 -74 -4.2%
25-34 7,383 13.3% 8,487   8,131 -748 -9.2%
35-44 6,861 12.4% 7,667   7,358 -497 -6.8%
45-54 7,236 13.0% 7,922   8,108 -872 -10.8%
55-59 3,766 6.8% 4,057   3,920 -154 -3.9%
60-64 2,687 4.8% 2,872   2,668 19 0.7%
65 and older 1,975 3.6% 2,145   1,902 73 3.8%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 10   8 0 0.0%
 
Industry 32,250 35,976 34,537
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 281 0.9% 318   328 -47 -14.3%
Mining 638 2.0% 865   784 -146 -18.6%
Utilities 41 0.1% 51   57 -16 -28.1%
Construction 12,175 37.4% 14,058   12,450 -275 -2.2%
Manufacturing 4,883 15.0% 5,309   5,010 -127 -2.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,170 3.6% 1,254   1,092 78 7.1%
Retail Trade 1,888 5.8% 1,976   2,179 -291 -13.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,155 3.6% 1,127   1,297 -142 -10.9%
Information 436 1.3% 432   521 -85 -16.3%
Finance and Insurance 599 1.8% 654   824 -225 -27.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 248 0.8% 272   290 -42 -14.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 745 2.3% 714   719 26 3.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 38 0.1% 50   54 -16 -29.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,516 10.8% 4,075   3,725 -209 -5.6%
Educational Services 326 1.0% 338   406 -80 -19.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,234 3.8% 1,271   1,577 -343 -21.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 534 1.6% 745   464 70 15.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,102 3.4% 1,106   1,274 -172 -13.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 470 1.4% 535   560 -90 -16.1%
Public Administration 490 1.5% 597   583 -93 -16.0%
Information Not Available 281 0.9% 229   343 -62 -18.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,039 13,078 14,979
Male 8,947 68.6% 8,980   10,385 -1,438 -13.8%
Female 4,091 31.4% 4,095   4,584 -493 -10.8%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 3   10 -9 -90.0%
 
Ethnicity 13,039 13,078 14,979
Hispanic or Latino 2,225 17.1% 2,222   2,142 83 3.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,716 74.5% 9,736   12,094 -2,378 -19.7%
Information Not Available 1,098 8.4% 1,120   743 355 47.8%
 
Race 13,039 13,078 14,979
American Indian or Alaskan Native 638 3.0% 636   253 385 152.2%
Asian 203 0.9% 191   130 73 56.2%
Black or African American 155 0.7% 148   110 45 40.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 109 0.5% 112   87 22 25.3%
White 15,937 74.2% 16,013   11,842 4,095 34.6%
Information Not Available 4,441 20.7% 4,422   2,557 1,884 73.7%
 
Years of Age 13,039 13,078 14,979
Younger than 22 344 1.2% 344   315 29 9.2%
22-24 648 2.3% 648   663 -15 -2.3%
25-34 2,691 9.6% 2,690   3,235 -544 -16.8%
35-44 2,563 9.2% 2,561   3,171 -608 -19.2%
45-54 3,125 11.2% 3,143   3,689 -564 -15.3%
55-59 1,534 5.5% 1,547   1,796 -262 -14.6%
60-64 1,008 3.6% 1,004   1,302 -294 -22.6%
65 and older 1,124 4.0% 1,136   808 316 39.1%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 5   0 2 0.0%
 
Industry 13,039 13,078 14,979
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,052 7.5% 1,052   1,287 -235 -18.3%
Mining 283 2.0% 251   161 122 75.8%
Utilities 54 0.4% 54   37 17 45.9%
Construction 2,283 16.2% 2,284   2,674 -391 -14.6%
Manufacturing 1,481 10.5% 1,481   1,594 -113 -7.1%
Wholesale Trade 460 3.3% 458   548 -88 -16.1%
Retail Trade 1,072 7.6% 1,070   1,204 -132 -11.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 382 2.7% 384   456 -74 -16.2%
Information 112 0.8% 111   139 -27 -19.4%
Finance and Insurance 218 1.5% 220   300 -82 -27.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 131 0.9% 128   153 -22 -14.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 450 3.2% 451   485 -35 -7.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 25 0.2% 25   44 -19 -43.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,714 12.2% 1,712   1,536 178 11.6%
Educational Services 179 1.3% 179   170 9 5.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 766 5.4% 765   845 -79 -9.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 350 2.5% 350   283 67 23.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 606 4.3% 603   664 -58 -8.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 259 1.8% 260   283 -24 -8.5%
Public Administration 419 3.0% 418   406 13 3.2%
Information Not Available 743 5.3% 822   1,710 -967 -56.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 161,909 164,764 192,986
Male 110,596 68.3% 112,418   125,452 -14,856 -11.8%
Female 50,412 31.1% 51,409   66,196 -15,784 -23.8%
Information Not Available 901 0.6% 937   1,338 -437 -32.7%
 
Ethnicity 161,909 164,764 192,986
Hispanic or Latino 33,565 20.7% 34,550   37,904 -4,339 -11.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 111,003 68.6% 112,759   134,504 -23,501 -17.5%
Information Not Available 17,341 10.7% 17,455   20,578 -3,237 -15.7%
 
Race 161,909 164,764 192,986
American Indian or Alaskan Native 859 0.5% 892   1,009 -150 -14.9%
Asian 3,027 1.9% 3,114   3,980 -953 -23.9%
Black or African American 31,081 19.2% 31,623   38,210 -7,129 -18.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 340 0.2% 343   435 -95 -21.8%
White 103,883 64.2% 105,600   123,573 -19,690 -15.9%
Information Not Available 22,719 14.0% 23,192   25,779 -3,060 -11.9%
 
Years of Age 161,909 164,764 192,986
Younger than 22 2,191 0.9% 2,247   2,673 -482 -18.0%
22-24 6,276 2.5% 6,375   7,812 -1,536 -19.7%
25-34 36,012 14.2% 36,831   43,739 -7,727 -17.7%
35-44 38,399 15.1% 39,192   46,757 -8,358 -17.9%
45-54 43,285 17.0% 43,857   50,520 -7,235 -14.3%
55-59 19,165 7.5% 19,323   21,933 -2,768 -12.6%
60-64 11,447 4.5% 11,527   12,957 -1,510 -11.7%
65 and older 5,134 2.0% 5,412   6,595 -1,461 -22.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 161,909 164,764 192,986
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,027 0.6% 1,078   1,059 -32 -3.0%
Mining 927 0.6% 898   1,053 -126 -12.0%
Utilities 152 0.1% 162   204 -52 -25.5%
Construction 38,280 23.5% 38,824   40,381 -2,101 -5.2%
Manufacturing 14,007 8.6% 13,494   17,429 -3,422 -19.6%
Wholesale Trade 6,307 3.9% 6,257   7,761 -1,454 -18.7%
Retail Trade 11,320 6.9% 11,467   15,615 -4,295 -27.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,243 3.8% 6,383   7,571 -1,328 -17.5%
Information 2,289 1.4% 2,268   2,581 -292 -11.3%
Finance and Insurance 4,092 2.5% 4,104   5,875 -1,783 -30.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,931 1.2% 2,010   2,320 -389 -16.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 8,600 5.3% 8,436   9,837 -1,237 -12.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 950 0.6% 1,122   850 100 11.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 27,782 17.1% 28,164   30,399 -2,617 -8.6%
Educational Services 2,840 1.7% 3,211   4,492 -1,652 -36.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8,698 5.3% 8,771   12,334 -3,636 -29.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,664 2.2% 4,077   4,221 -557 -13.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,972 4.3% 7,457   8,892 -1,920 -21.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,642 2.2% 3,736   4,369 -727 -16.6%
Public Administration 2,844 1.7% 2,813   3,417 -573 -16.8%
Information Not Available 9,342 5.7% 10,032   12,326 -2,984 -24.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,534 38,794 46,301
Male 25,137 70.7% 27,961   31,453 -6,316 -20.1%
Female 10,332 29.1% 10,763   14,788 -4,456 -30.1%
Information Not Available 65 0.2% 70   60 5 8.3%
 
Ethnicity 35,534 38,794 46,301
Hispanic or Latino 2,098 5.9% 2,417   2,519 -421 -16.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,623 74.9% 29,015   35,326 -8,703 -24.6%
Information Not Available 6,813 19.2% 7,362   8,456 -1,643 -19.4%
 
Race 35,534 38,794 46,301
American Indian or Alaskan Native 184 0.5% 180   225 -41 -18.2%
Asian 169 0.5% 202   209 -40 -19.1%
Black or African American 4,537 12.8% 4,647   6,368 -1,831 -28.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 28 0.1% 40   59 -31 -52.5%
White 28,265 79.5% 31,146   36,794 -8,529 -23.2%
Information Not Available 2,351 6.6% 2,579   2,646 -295 -11.1%
 
Years of Age 35,534 38,794 46,301
Younger than 22 498 0.8% 590   712 -214 -30.1%
22-24 1,361 2.2% 1,526   1,773 -412 -23.2%
25-34 7,593 12.3% 8,413   10,252 -2,659 -25.9%
35-44 8,803 14.3% 9,579   11,486 -2,683 -23.4%
45-54 9,490 15.4% 10,380   12,305 -2,815 -22.9%
55-59 4,246 6.9% 4,557   5,264 -1,018 -19.3%
60-64 2,299 3.7% 2,477   2,892 -593 -20.5%
65 and older 1,244 2.0% 1,272   1,617 -373 -23.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 35,534 38,794 46,301
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 173 0.5% 219   181 -8 -4.4%
Mining 198 0.6% 281   251 -53 -21.1%
Utilities 19 0.1% 15   52 -33 -63.5%
Construction 10,629 29.8% 12,159   12,921 -2,292 -17.7%
Manufacturing 4,877 13.7% 5,102   6,448 -1,571 -24.4%
Wholesale Trade 982 2.8% 1,028   1,264 -282 -22.3%
Retail Trade 2,185 6.1% 2,287   3,000 -815 -27.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,608 4.5% 1,540   2,131 -523 -24.5%
Information 346 1.0% 327   374 -28 -7.5%
Finance and Insurance 532 1.5% 531   860 -328 -38.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 426 1.2% 453   566 -140 -24.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,053 2.9% 1,117   1,311 -258 -19.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 136 0.4% 132   225 -89 -39.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,298 12.0% 4,794   5,809 -1,511 -26.0%
Educational Services 428 1.2% 472   700 -272 -38.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,962 5.5% 2,040   3,151 -1,189 -37.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 584 1.6% 714   739 -155 -21.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,025 2.9% 1,116   1,519 -494 -32.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 692 1.9% 756   842 -150 -17.8%
Public Administration 291 0.8% 329   355 -64 -18.0%
Information Not Available 3,090 8.7% 3,382   3,602 -512 -14.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,763 20,983 21,739
Male 11,405 64.2% 14,059   13,170 -1,765 -13.4%
Female 6,358 35.8% 6,924   8,569 -2,211 -25.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,763 20,983 21,739
Hispanic or Latino 1,768 10.0% 2,035   1,780 -12 -0.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,408 41.7% 9,515   9,569 -2,161 -22.6%
Information Not Available 8,587 48.3% 9,433   10,390 -1,803 -17.4%
 
Race 17,763 20,983 21,739
American Indian or Alaskan Native 294 1.7% 321   324 -30 -9.3%
Asian 225 1.3% 226   292 -67 -22.9%
Black or African American 2,994 16.9% 3,617   3,926 -932 -23.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 36 0.2% 38   55 -19 -34.5%
White 12,756 71.8% 15,171   15,664 -2,908 -18.6%
Information Not Available 1,458 8.2% 1,610   1,478 -20 -1.4%
 
Years of Age 17,763 20,983 21,739
Younger than 22 305 1.0% 345   354 -49 -13.8%
22-24 839 2.9% 985   931 -92 -9.9%
25-34 4,267 14.6% 5,031   5,291 -1,024 -19.4%
35-44 3,922 13.4% 4,607   4,777 -855 -17.9%
45-54 4,287 14.7% 5,114   5,278 -991 -18.8%
55-59 2,001 6.8% 2,369   2,420 -419 -17.3%
60-64 1,294 4.4% 1,600   1,639 -345 -21.0%
65 and older 848 2.9% 932   1,049 -201 -19.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 17,763 20,983 21,739
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 82 0.5% 84   76 6 7.9%
Mining 636 3.6% 627   211 425 201.4%
Utilities 29 0.2% 30   46 -17 -37.0%
Construction 3,401 19.1% 4,231   3,806 -405 -10.6%
Manufacturing 2,169 12.2% 3,456   2,611 -442 -16.9%
Wholesale Trade 669 3.7% 694   928 -259 -27.9%
Retail Trade 1,527 8.6% 1,584   1,881 -354 -18.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 785 4.4% 948   707 78 11.0%
Information 318 1.8% 351   320 -2 -0.6%
Finance and Insurance 385 2.2% 415   781 -396 -50.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 202 1.1% 246   311 -109 -35.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 849 4.8% 939   1,198 -349 -29.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 48 0.3% 56   67 -19 -28.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,443 13.7% 2,938   3,124 -681 -21.8%
Educational Services 286 1.6% 271   394 -108 -27.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,436 8.0% 1,451   2,166 -730 -33.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 156 0.9% 214   206 -50 -24.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 643 3.6% 673   880 -237 -26.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 408 2.3% 437   590 -182 -30.8%
Public Administration 402 2.3% 446   547 -145 -26.5%
Information Not Available 889 5.0% 892   889 0 0.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,694 29,851 33,252
Male 22,841 69.9% 20,371   21,897 944 4.3%
Female 9,853 30.1% 9,480   11,355 -1,502 -13.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 32,694 29,851 33,252
Hispanic or Latino 61 0.2% 62   162 -101 -62.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 600 1.8% 688   722 -122 -16.9%
Information Not Available 32,033 98.0% 29,101   32,368 -335 -1.0%
 
Race 32,694 29,851 33,252
American Indian or Alaskan Native 179 0.5% 111   162 17 10.5%
Asian 61 0.2% 84   118 -57 -48.3%
Black or African American 3,357 10.3% 3,451   4,224 -867 -20.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0% 9   13 -4 -30.8%
White 28,781 88.0% 25,845   28,411 370 1.3%
Information Not Available 307 0.9% 351   324 -17 -5.2%
 
Years of Age 32,694 29,851 33,252
Younger than 22 420 0.7% 319   402 18 4.5%
22-24 1,077 1.8% 1,260   1,248 -171 -13.7%
25-34 6,890 11.7% 6,220   6,938 -48 -0.7%
35-44 8,133 13.8% 6,996   8,418 -285 -3.4%
45-54 8,404 14.2% 7,750   8,309 95 1.1%
55-59 3,909 6.6% 3,478   3,949 -40 -1.0%
60-64 2,351 4.0% 2,302   2,578 -227 -8.8%
65 and older 1,506 2.5% 1,522   1,401 105 7.5%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 4   9 -5 -55.6%
 
Industry 32,694 29,851 33,252
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 166 0.5% 146   162 4 2.5%
Mining 1,987 6.0% 1,366   994 993 99.9%
Utilities 118 0.4% 80   53 65 122.6%
Construction 8,606 26.2% 7,537   6,610 1,996 30.2%
Manufacturing 4,929 15.0% 4,050   5,021 -92 -1.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,059 3.2% 963   1,112 -53 -4.8%
Retail Trade 1,655 5.0% 1,739   2,403 -748 -31.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,287 3.9% 1,016   1,300 -13 -1.0%
Information 328 1.0% 350   595 -267 -44.9%
Finance and Insurance 740 2.3% 705   937 -197 -21.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 337 1.0% 346   447 -110 -24.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,234 3.8% 1,176   1,322 -88 -6.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 83 0.3% 93   79 4 5.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,620 11.0% 3,491   4,001 -381 -9.5%
Educational Services 368 1.1% 448   587 -219 -37.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,786 5.4% 1,579   2,754 -968 -35.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 578 1.8% 657   556 22 4.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,199 3.6% 1,291   1,471 -272 -18.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 534 1.6% 510   683 -149 -21.8%
Public Administration 425 1.3% 546   512 -87 -17.0%
Information Not Available 1,655 5.0% 1,762   1,653 2 0.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 18,329 18,127 17,384
Male 10,544 57.5% 10,029   8,650 1,894 21.9%
Female 7,785 42.5% 8,098   8,734 -949 -10.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 18,329 18,127 17,384
Hispanic or Latino 858 4.7% 838   751 107 14.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,471 95.3% 17,289   16,628 843 5.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   5 -5 -100.0%
 
Race 18,329 18,127 17,384
American Indian or Alaskan Native 221 1.2% 200   143 78 54.5%
Asian 176 1.0% 162   204 -28 -13.7%
Black or African American 9,616 52.5% 9,723   9,596 20 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 34 0.2% 38   29 5 17.2%
White 8,282 45.2% 8,004   7,412 870 11.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Years of Age 18,329 18,127 17,384
Younger than 22 197 0.8% 203   215 -18 -8.4%
22-24 749 3.0% 758   688 61 8.9%
25-34 4,548 18.0% 4,589   4,226 322 7.6%
35-44 4,285 17.0% 4,198   4,018 267 6.6%
45-54 4,286 17.0% 4,263   4,130 156 3.8%
55-59 1,988 7.9% 1,932   2,000 -12 -0.6%
60-64 1,351 5.3% 1,295   1,241 110 8.9%
65 and older 925 3.7% 889   866 59 6.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 18,329 18,127 17,384
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 308 1.7% 297   283 25 8.8%
Mining 1,177 6.3% 875   293 884 301.7%
Utilities 44 0.2% 43   45 -1 -2.2%
Construction 3,149 16.9% 3,159   2,754 395 14.3%
Manufacturing 1,817 9.7% 1,684   1,590 227 14.3%
Wholesale Trade 625 3.4% 578   573 52 9.1%
Retail Trade 1,558 8.4% 1,668   1,753 -195 -11.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 674 3.6% 671   562 112 19.9%
Information 249 1.3% 288   327 -78 -23.9%
Finance and Insurance 429 2.3% 462   518 -89 -17.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 451 2.4% 433   374 77 20.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 945 5.1% 840   882 63 7.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 66 0.4% 67   62 4 6.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,779 9.5% 1,839   1,638 141 8.6%
Educational Services 283 1.5% 300   400 -117 -29.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,919 10.3% 1,995   2,509 -590 -23.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 288 1.5% 287   307 -19 -6.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,249 6.7% 1,312   1,293 -44 -3.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 506 2.7% 485   439 67 15.3%
Public Administration 285 1.5% 297   328 -43 -13.1%
Information Not Available 528 2.8% 547   454 74 16.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 92,662 97,238 102,778
Male 62,490 67.4% 65,332   67,538 -5,048 -7.5%
Female 30,168 32.6% 31,901   35,240 -5,072 -14.4%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 5   0 4 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 92,662 97,238 102,778
Hispanic or Latino 11,498 12.4% 11,950   12,225 -727 -5.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 75,703 81.7% 79,553   84,966 -9,263 -10.9%
Information Not Available 5,461 5.9% 5,735   5,587 -126 -2.3%
 
Race 92,662 97,238 102,778
American Indian or Alaskan Native 416 0.4% 429   471 -55 -11.7%
Asian 2,604 2.8% 2,713   2,724 -120 -4.4%
Black or African American 7,253 7.8% 7,567   8,191 -938 -11.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 252 0.3% 233   282 -30 -10.6%
White 70,347 75.9% 73,905   79,410 -9,063 -11.4%
Information Not Available 11,790 12.7% 12,391   11,700 90 0.8%
 
Years of Age 92,662 97,238 102,778
Younger than 22 1,773 1.1% 1,870   1,978 -205 -10.4%
22-24 4,389 2.8% 4,673   5,124 -735 -14.3%
25-34 21,659 13.9% 22,835   23,992 -2,333 -9.7%
35-44 19,640 12.6% 20,594   21,823 -2,183 -10.0%
45-54 22,323 14.3% 23,567   25,292 -2,969 -11.7%
55-59 10,136 6.5% 10,487   11,015 -879 -8.0%
60-64 7,107 4.6% 7,331   7,583 -476 -6.3%
65 and older 5,635 3.6% 5,881   5,971 -336 -5.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 92,662 97,238 102,778
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,150 1.2% 1,250   1,125 25 2.2%
Mining 250 0.3% 250   257 -7 -2.7%
Utilities 166 0.2% 167   135 31 23.0%
Construction 19,165 20.4% 20,254   19,963 -798 -4.0%
Manufacturing 6,249 6.7% 6,363   7,354 -1,105 -15.0%
Wholesale Trade 3,154 3.4% 3,307   3,765 -611 -16.2%
Retail Trade 7,326 7.8% 7,497   8,558 -1,232 -14.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,256 2.4% 3,070   2,464 -208 -8.4%
Information 1,544 1.6% 1,663   1,982 -438 -22.1%
Finance and Insurance 2,195 2.3% 2,234   2,948 -753 -25.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,758 1.9% 1,817   2,070 -312 -15.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,284 6.7% 6,411   6,868 -584 -8.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 281 0.3% 269   297 -16 -5.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 14,093 15.0% 14,529   15,098 -1,005 -6.7%
Educational Services 1,324 1.4% 1,434   1,581 -257 -16.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,838 7.3% 6,874   7,777 -939 -12.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,133 3.3% 3,437   3,298 -165 -5.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 7,586 8.1% 8,111   8,541 -955 -11.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 4,324 4.6% 4,429   4,628 -304 -6.6%
Public Administration 1,493 1.6% 1,678   1,890 -397 -21.0%
Information Not Available 2,093 2.2% 2,194   2,179 -86 -3.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 51,742 55,141 59,121
Male 23,297 45.0% 28,693   31,186 -7,889 -25.3%
Female 15,495 29.9% 16,401   22,663 -7,168 -31.6%
Information Not Available 12,950 25.0% 10,047   5,272 7,678 145.6%
 
Ethnicity 51,742 55,141 59,121
Hispanic or Latino 2,686 5.2% 3,772   3,339 -653 -19.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 35,336 68.3% 40,513   49,546 -14,210 -28.7%
Information Not Available 13,720 26.5% 10,856   6,236 7,484 120.0%
 
Race 51,742 55,141 59,121
American Indian or Alaskan Native 141 0.3% 151   193 -52 -26.9%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 15,596 30.1% 16,664   21,720 -6,124 -28.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 64 0.1% 70   92 -28 -30.4%
White 19,535 37.8% 23,628   27,541 -8,006 -29.1%
Information Not Available 16,406 31.7% 14,628   9,575 6,831 71.3%
 
Years of Age 51,742 55,141 59,121
Younger than 22 671 1.0% 797   880 -209 -23.8%
22-24 1,878 2.8% 2,146   2,555 -677 -26.5%
25-34 9,252 13.6% 10,659   12,440 -3,188 -25.6%
35-44 7,862 11.5% 9,091   11,158 -3,296 -29.5%
45-54 9,160 13.4% 10,788   13,053 -3,893 -29.8%
55-59 4,240 6.2% 4,971   6,005 -1,765 -29.4%
60-64 3,062 4.5% 3,556   4,160 -1,098 -26.4%
65 and older 2,667 3.9% 3,086   3,598 -931 -25.9%
Information Not Available 12,950 19.0% 10,047   5,272 7,678 145.6%
 
Industry 51,742 55,141 59,121
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 128 0.2% 212   166 -38 -22.9%
Mining 62 0.1% 92   75 -13 -17.3%
Utilities 31 0.1% 37   46 -15 -32.6%
Construction 6,979 13.5% 9,719   8,333 -1,354 -16.2%
Manufacturing 461 0.9% 483   657 -196 -29.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,417 2.7% 1,481   1,989 -572 -28.8%
Retail Trade 1,480 2.9% 1,609   2,097 -617 -29.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 808 1.6% 1,002   1,193 -385 -32.3%
Information 583 1.1% 621   871 -288 -33.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,003 1.9% 1,031   1,657 -654 -39.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 819 1.6% 843   1,137 -318 -28.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,273 6.3% 3,373   4,841 -1,568 -32.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 155 0.3% 208   310 -155 -50.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,366 10.3% 6,552   7,136 -1,770 -24.8%
Educational Services 898 1.7% 988   1,508 -610 -40.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,984 5.8% 3,150   4,694 -1,710 -36.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 914 1.8% 1,211   1,069 -155 -14.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,840 7.4% 3,891   4,763 -923 -19.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,008 1.9% 1,102   1,541 -533 -34.6%
Public Administration 958 1.8% 1,011   1,067 -109 -10.2%
Information Not Available 18,575 35.8% 16,525   13,971 4,604 33.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,145 13,874 16,362
Male 8,898 67.7% 9,342   10,934 -2,036 -18.6%
Female 4,247 32.3% 4,532   5,428 -1,181 -21.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 13,145 13,874 16,362
Hispanic or Latino 188 1.4% 205   190 -2 -1.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,670 73.6% 9,634   10,963 -1,293 -11.8%
Information Not Available 3,287 25.0% 4,035   5,209 -1,922 -36.9%
 
Race 13,145 13,874 16,362
American Indian or Alaskan Native 145 1.1% 147   132 13 9.8%
Asian 71 0.5% 54   85 -14 -16.5%
Black or African American 207 1.6% 195   206 1 0.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 9,904 75.3% 9,918   11,435 -1,531 -13.4%
Information Not Available 2,818 21.4% 3,560   4,504 -1,686 -37.4%
 
Years of Age 13,145 13,874 16,362
Younger than 22 336 1.5% 356   449 -113 -25.2%
22-24 704 3.2% 700   952 -248 -26.1%
25-34 3,015 13.7% 3,208   3,882 -867 -22.3%
35-44 2,571 11.7% 2,740   3,273 -702 -21.4%
45-54 2,968 13.5% 3,147   3,715 -747 -20.1%
55-59 1,551 7.1% 1,631   1,844 -293 -15.9%
60-64 1,107 5.0% 1,191   1,277 -170 -13.3%
65 and older 893 4.1% 901   970 -77 -7.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 13,145 13,874 16,362
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 233 1.7% 262   301 -68 -22.6%
Mining 21 0.2% 24   30 -9 -30.0%
Utilities 13 0.1% 14   17 -4 -23.5%
Construction 2,732 20.4% 2,806   3,219 -487 -15.1%
Manufacturing 1,373 10.3% 1,354   1,703 -330 -19.4%
Wholesale Trade 355 2.7% 369   442 -87 -19.7%
Retail Trade 1,080 8.1% 1,003   1,255 -175 -13.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 278 2.1% 260   306 -28 -9.2%
Information 53 0.4% 106   89 -36 -40.4%
Finance and Insurance 112 0.8% 102   145 -33 -22.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 106 0.8% 124   122 -16 -13.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 256 1.9% 251   256 0 0.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10 0.1% 7   18 -8 -44.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,135 8.5% 1,202   1,403 -268 -19.1%
Educational Services 127 0.9% 132   160 -33 -20.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 479 3.6% 477   713 -234 -32.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 233 1.7% 277   274 -41 -15.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,387 10.4% 1,653   1,765 -378 -21.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 198 1.5% 200   291 -93 -32.0%
Public Administration 175 1.3% 177   193 -18 -9.3%
Information Not Available 2,789 20.8% 3,074   3,660 -871 -23.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 107,582 110,596 121,317
Male 74,716 69.5% 76,961   82,453 -7,737 -9.4%
Female 30,951 28.8% 31,660   36,743 -5,792 -15.8%
Information Not Available 1,915 1.8% 1,975   2,121 -206 -9.7%
 
Ethnicity 107,582 110,596 121,317
Hispanic or Latino 7,255 6.7% 7,515   7,025 230 3.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 81,364 75.6% 83,909   90,767 -9,403 -10.4%
Information Not Available 18,963 17.6% 19,172   23,525 -4,562 -19.4%
 
Race 107,582 110,596 121,317
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,171 1.1% 1,293   1,448 -277 -19.1%
Asian 803 0.7% 959   833 -30 -3.6%
Black or African American 11,735 10.9% 11,883   14,138 -2,403 -17.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 88 0.1% 76   124 -36 -29.0%
White 69,545 64.6% 71,541   75,621 -6,076 -8.0%
Information Not Available 24,240 22.5% 24,844   29,153 -4,913 -16.9%
 
Years of Age 107,582 110,596 121,317
Younger than 22 2,919 1.7% 3,289   3,329 -410 -12.3%
22-24 5,682 3.3% 6,089   6,648 -966 -14.5%
25-34 25,092 14.7% 25,666   28,337 -3,245 -11.5%
35-44 24,126 14.2% 24,746   27,785 -3,659 -13.2%
45-54 27,109 15.9% 27,688   31,139 -4,030 -12.9%
55-59 12,083 7.1% 12,308   13,071 -988 -7.6%
60-64 6,971 4.1% 6,888   7,264 -293 -4.0%
65 and older 3,598 2.1% 3,922   3,744 -146 -3.9%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 0   0 2 0.0%
 
Industry 107,582 110,596 121,317
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,985 1.8% 2,422   1,961 24 1.2%
Mining 974 0.9% 965   835 139 16.6%
Utilities 101 0.1% 97   122 -21 -17.2%
Construction 24,848 22.7% 26,434   26,253 -1,405 -5.4%
Manufacturing 12,804 11.7% 11,912   14,492 -1,688 -11.6%
Wholesale Trade 3,228 2.9% 3,439   3,795 -567 -14.9%
Retail Trade 6,069 5.5% 6,392   7,330 -1,261 -17.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,081 2.8% 3,478   3,153 -72 -2.3%
Information 829 0.8% 824   867 -38 -4.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,368 1.2% 1,478   2,840 -1,472 -51.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,151 1.1% 1,217   1,193 -42 -3.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,249 4.8% 4,898   5,647 -398 -7.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4,377 4.0% 3,256   3,172 1,205 38.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 15,261 13.9% 15,907   17,650 -2,389 -13.5%
Educational Services 950 0.9% 1,064   1,314 -364 -27.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,465 5.0% 5,546   7,197 -1,732 -24.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,803 3.5% 4,314   3,917 -114 -2.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,542 4.1% 4,970   5,284 -742 -14.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,224 2.0% 2,334   2,390 -166 -6.9%
Public Administration 1,766 1.6% 1,978   1,945 -179 -9.2%
Information Not Available 7,507 6.9% 7,671   9,960 -2,453 -24.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 61,543 66,281 71,681
Male 46,366 75.3% 50,494   52,401 -6,035 -11.5%
Female 15,171 24.7% 15,779   19,274 -4,103 -21.3%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 8   6 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 61,543 66,281 71,681
Hispanic or Latino 2,573 4.2% 2,794   2,745 -172 -6.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 52,621 85.5% 56,742   61,847 -9,226 -14.9%
Information Not Available 6,349 10.3% 6,745   7,089 -740 -10.4%
 
Race 61,543 66,281 71,681
American Indian or Alaskan Native 796 1.3% 842   970 -174 -17.9%
Asian 1,028 1.7% 1,124   1,342 -314 -23.4%
Black or African American 3,308 5.4% 3,370   4,038 -730 -18.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 100 0.2% 102   119 -19 -16.0%
White 51,623 83.9% 55,811   60,126 -8,503 -14.1%
Information Not Available 4,688 7.6% 5,032   5,086 -398 -7.8%
 
Years of Age 61,543 66,281 71,681
Younger than 22 1,181 1.1% 1,384   1,261 -80 -6.3%
22-24 3,265 3.0% 3,663   3,620 -355 -9.8%
25-34 15,273 14.1% 16,494   18,126 -2,853 -15.7%
35-44 12,779 11.8% 13,800   15,202 -2,423 -15.9%
45-54 14,149 13.1% 15,002   17,049 -2,900 -17.0%
55-59 7,323 6.8% 7,912   8,242 -919 -11.2%
60-64 4,799 4.4% 5,047   5,345 -546 -10.2%
65 and older 2,752 2.5% 2,961   2,816 -64 -2.3%
Information Not Available 22 0.0% 18   20 2 10.0%
 
Industry 61,543 66,281 71,681
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 999 1.6% 1,031   1,013 -14 -1.4%
Mining 592 0.9% 673   601 -9 -1.5%
Utilities 191 0.3% 283   325 -134 -41.2%
Construction 21,389 34.2% 23,621   23,317 -1,928 -8.3%
Manufacturing 7,035 11.2% 7,349   8,641 -1,606 -18.6%
Wholesale Trade 2,173 3.5% 2,292   2,510 -337 -13.4%
Retail Trade 3,444 5.5% 3,753   3,976 -532 -13.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,849 3.0% 1,860   1,858 -9 -0.5%
Information 660 1.1% 734   874 -214 -24.5%
Finance and Insurance 1,060 1.7% 1,005   1,599 -539 -33.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 690 1.1% 763   1,042 -352 -33.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,533 4.1% 2,737   3,195 -662 -20.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 832 1.3% 898   993 -161 -16.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,241 10.0% 6,747   7,563 -1,322 -17.5%
Educational Services 895 1.4% 951   1,102 -207 -18.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,903 4.6% 2,956   4,004 -1,101 -27.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,071 1.7% 1,260   1,225 -154 -12.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,486 4.0% 2,480   2,805 -319 -11.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,405 2.2% 1,504   1,510 -105 -7.0%
Public Administration 1,202 1.9% 1,375   1,331 -129 -9.7%
Information Not Available 1,893 3.0% 2,009   2,197 -304 -13.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 39,775 46,818 47,491
Male 24,555 61.7% 29,940   28,251 -3,696 -13.1%
Female 15,174 38.1% 16,820   19,171 -3,997 -20.8%
Information Not Available 46 0.1% 58   69 -23 -33.3%
 
Ethnicity 39,775 46,818 47,491
Hispanic or Latino 1,588 4.0% 1,896   1,251 337 26.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 30,826 77.5% 35,404   39,386 -8,560 -21.7%
Information Not Available 7,361 18.5% 9,518   6,854 507 7.4%
 
Race 39,775 46,818 47,491
American Indian or Alaskan Native 218 0.5% 285   239 -21 -8.8%
Asian 211 0.5% 230   251 -40 -15.9%
Black or African American 6,591 16.6% 7,041   4,986 1,605 32.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,187 3.0% 1,355   434 753 173.5%
White 27,954 70.3% 32,297   25,455 2,499 9.8%
Information Not Available 3,614 9.1% 5,610   16,126 -12,512 -77.6%
 
Years of Age 39,775 46,818 47,491
Younger than 22 593 0.9% 841   777 -184 -23.7%
22-24 1,741 2.7% 2,182   2,230 -489 -21.9%
25-34 9,107 14.0% 10,792   10,953 -1,846 -16.9%
35-44 9,034 13.9% 10,392   10,911 -1,877 -17.2%
45-54 9,925 15.3% 11,699   11,947 -2,022 -16.9%
55-59 4,564 7.0% 5,214   5,166 -602 -11.7%
60-64 2,815 4.3% 3,202   3,282 -467 -14.2%
65 and older 1,996 3.1% 2,494   2,225 -229 -10.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 2   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 39,775 46,818 47,491
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 423 1.1% 533   418 5 1.2%
Mining 229 0.6% 223   318 -89 -28.0%
Utilities 42 0.1% 64   62 -20 -32.3%
Construction 8,222 20.5% 9,046   8,343 -121 -1.5%
Manufacturing 3,828 9.5% 6,360   5,063 -1,235 -24.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,530 3.8% 1,508   1,631 -101 -6.2%
Retail Trade 3,432 8.5% 3,844   4,337 -905 -20.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,469 3.7% 1,689   1,788 -319 -17.8%
Information 700 1.7% 684   852 -152 -17.8%
Finance and Insurance 961 2.4% 1,000   1,620 -659 -40.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 631 1.6% 687   842 -211 -25.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,378 3.4% 1,440   1,770 -392 -22.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 263 0.7% 275   217 46 21.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,159 12.8% 6,220   6,020 -861 -14.3%
Educational Services 643 1.6% 661   774 -131 -16.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,467 8.6% 3,380   4,671 -1,204 -25.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,050 2.6% 1,850   1,105 -55 -5.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,621 9.0% 4,337   4,331 -710 -16.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 903 2.2% 1,022   1,218 -315 -25.9%
Public Administration 473 1.2% 499   521 -48 -9.2%
Information Not Available 1,351 3.4% 1,496   1,590 -239 -15.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Mar 2015 Percent Feb 2015     Mar 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change