Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

November 2015

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
November 2015
Nov 2015 Oct 2015 Monthly Change Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 1,979,665 1,838,846 140,819 2,171,964 -192,299 -8.9
Alaska 9,892 7,329 2,563 10,280 -388 -3.8
Alabama 21,443 20,646 797 24,497 -3,054 -12.5
Arkansas 19,927 18,173 1,754 21,928 -2,001 -9.1
Arizona 28,235 30,637 -2,402 31,151 -2,916 -9.4
California 349,804 328,119 21,685 384,856 -35,052 -9.1
Colorado 27,075 24,954 2,121 27,270 -195 -0.7
Connecticut 34,159 32,431 1,728 39,533 -5,374 -13.6
District of Columbia 8,261 8,343 -82 9,410 -1,149 -12.2
Delaware 5,868 5,365 503 6,568 -700 -10.7
Florida 55,637 58,174 -2,537 76,337 -20,700 -27.1
Georgia 35,072 35,144 -72 40,071 -4,999 -12.5
Hawaii 6,361 6,415 -54 8,825 -2,464 -27.9
Iowa 17,038 16,188 850 18,782 -1,744 -9.3
Idaho 6,875 5,711 1,164 9,225 -2,350 -25.5
Illinois 107,796 98,953 8,843 114,052 -6,256 -5.5
Indiana 21,224 19,948 1,276 25,621 -4,397 -17.2
Kansas 13,166 11,733 1,433 15,395 -2,229 -14.5
Kentucky 19,842 18,431 1,411 21,202 -1,360 -6.4
Louisiana 21,740 20,220 1,520 17,427 4,313 24.7
Massachusetts 51,537 47,423 4,114 65,383 -13,846 -21.2
Maryland 36,930 35,038 1,892 45,983 -9,053 -19.7
Maine 5,745 3,949 1,796 8,391 -2,646 -31.5
Michigan 60,002 49,199 10,803 67,554 -7,552 -11.2
Minnesota 38,541 28,572 9,969 42,342 -3,801 -9.0
Missouri 26,047 24,581 1,466 32,257 -6,210 -19.3
Mississippi 12,770 12,072 698 14,566 -1,796 -12.3
Montana 7,511 4,924 2,587 7,685 -174 -2.3
North Carolina 26,399 25,661 738 36,118 -9,719 -26.9
North Dakota 3,106 2,347 759 2,168 938 43.3
Nebraska 4,788 4,498 290 6,409 -1,621 -25.3
New Hampshire 4,151 3,823 328 5,524 -1,373 -24.9
New Jersey 94,424 87,885 6,539 110,379 -15,955 -14.5
New Mexico 11,876 10,696 1,180 12,710 -834 -6.6
Nevada 25,009 23,568 1,441 27,999 -2,990 -10.7
New York 148,573 136,453 12,120 167,802 -19,229 -11.5
Ohio 53,639 46,986 6,653 55,169 -1,530 -2.8
Oklahoma 21,140 21,022 118 15,778 5,362 34.0
Oregon 30,648 27,993 2,655 35,415 -4,767 -13.5
Pennsylvania 122,500 113,589 8,911 127,986 -5,486 -4.3
Puerto Rico 23,555 25,325 -1,770 25,560 -2,005 -7.8
Rhode Island 7,598 6,954 644 8,821 -1,223 -13.9
South Carolina 21,141 20,978 163 23,206 -2,065 -8.9
South Dakota 1,181 1,013 168 1,925 -744 -38.6
Tennessee 22,366 22,538 -172 26,018 -3,652 -14.0
Texas 159,574 151,813 7,761 124,062 35,512 28.6
Utah 10,668 9,054 1,614 10,983 -315 -2.9
Virginia 28,066 30,473 -2,407 38,527 -10,461 -27.2
Virgin Islands 313 475 -162 382 -69 -18.1
Vermont 3,693 2,724 969 4,569 -876 -19.2
Washington 51,568 44,118 7,450 54,160 -2,592 -4.8
Wisconsin 36,028 30,147 5,881 47,888 -11,860 -24.8
West Virginia 14,872 12,944 1,928 12,776 2,096 16.4
Wyoming 4,291 3,097 1,194 3,039 1,252 41.2
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 1,979,665   1,838,846   2,171,964 -192,299 -8.9
Male 1,118,175 56.5% 996,152   1,192,603 -74,428 -6.2%
Female 847,471 42.8% 829,069   964,629 -117,158 -12.1%
Information Not Available 14,019 0.7% 13,625   14,732 -713 -4.8%
 
Ethnicity 1,979,665   1,838,846   2,171,964    
Hispanic or Latino 369,688 18.7% 340,517   389,659 -19,971 -5.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,350,052 83.9% 1,259,208   1,462,329 -112,277 -7.7%
Information Not Available 259,925 11.6% 239,122   319,976 -60,051 -18.8%
 
Race 1,979,665   1,838,846   2,171,964
American Indian or Alaskan Native 25,281 1.3% 22,502   91,339 -66,058 -72.3%
Asian 65,833 3.3% 66,180   89,986 -24,153 -26.8%
Black or African American 348,046 17.5% 349,545   362,702 -14,656 -4.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9,836 0.5% 9,457   15,451 -5,615 -36.3%
White 1,036,600 52.3% 940,489   1,056,501 -19,901 -1.9%
Information Not Available 498,020 25.1% 454,667   559,388 -61,368 -11.0%
 
Years of Age 1,979,665   1,838,846   2,171,964
Younger than 22 42,947 2.2% 37,047   49,001 -6,054 -12.4%
22-24 98,839 5.0% 90,045   115,677 -16,838 -14.6%
25-34 471,540 23.8% 435,844   519,296 -47,756 -9.2%
35-44 426,762 21.6% 402,719   473,065 -46,303 -9.8%
45-54 459,699 23.2% 424,667   513,931 -54,232 -10.6%
55-59 212,813 10.7% 199,002   228,363 -15,550 -6.8%
60-64 145,427 7.3% 136,761   152,099 -6,672 -4.4%
65 and older 104,360 5.3% 96,402   102,141 2,219 2.2%
Information Not Available 17,278 0.9% 16,359   18,391 -1,113 -6.1%
 
Industry 1,979,665   1,838,846   2,171,964
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 69,369 3.5% 48,646   71,936 -2,567 -3.6%
Mining 35,942 1.8% 34,039   12,475 23,467 188.1%
Utilities 3,573 0.2% 3,461   3,733 -160 -4.3%
Construction 199,157 10.1% 159,287   220,897 -21,740 -9.8%
Manufacturing 217,053 11.0% 204,594   201,684 15,369 7.6%
Wholesale Trade 70,606 3.6% 69,470   70,057 549 0.8%
Retail Trade 150,949 7.6% 147,990   174,042 -23,093 -13.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 62,405 3.2% 57,933   63,197 -792 -1.3%
Information 57,181 2.9% 55,796   65,054 -7,873 -12.1%
Finance and Insurance 54,203 2.7% 55,933   63,503 -9,300 -14.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 28,534 1.4% 27,166   30,714 -2,180 -7.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 107,527 5.4% 107,094   110,777 -3,250 -2.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,671 0.6% 11,395   12,250 -579 -4.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 254,709 12.9% 238,590   285,431 -30,722 -10.8%
Educational Services 54,603 2.8% 59,170   65,910 -11,307 -17.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 163,954 8.3% 167,467   194,813 -30,859 -15.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 41,214 2.1% 28,146   47,842 -6,628 -13.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 115,979 5.9% 101,058   140,083 -24,104 -17.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 51,010 2.6% 50,093   54,680 -3,670 -6.7%
Public Administration 36,684 1.9% 34,875   42,853 -6,169 -14.4%
Information Not Available 193,342 9.8% 176,643   240,033 -46,691 -19.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,892 7,329 10,280 -388 -3.8
Male 6,267 63.4% 4,279   6,303 -36 -0.6%
Female 3,598 36.4% 3,027   3,977 -379 -9.5%
Information Not Available 27 0.3% 23   0 27 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,892   7,329   10,280    
Hispanic or Latino 10 0.1% 10   572 -562 -98.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,394 95.0% 6,970   9,629 -235 -2.4%
Information Not Available 488 4.9% 349   79 409 517.7%
 
Race 9,892 7,329 10,280
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,695 27.2% 2,082   2,883 -188 -6.5%
Asian 582 5.9% 517   758 -176 -23.2%
Black or African American 421 4.3% 375   455 -34 -7.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 183 1.8% 126   170 13 7.6%
White 5,513 55.7% 3,872   5,548 -35 -0.6%
Information Not Available 498 5.0% 357   466 32 6.9%
 
Years of Age 9,892 7,329 10,280
Younger than 22 143 1.0% 114   195 -52 -26.7%
22-24 497 3.4% 302   533 -36 -6.8%
25-34 2,761 18.8% 2,011   2,933 -172 -5.9%
35-44 2,210 15.1% 1,600   2,160 50 2.3%
45-54 2,146 14.6% 1,644   2,342 -196 -8.4%
55-59 1,087 7.4% 841   1,046 41 3.9%
60-64 737 5.0% 555   672 65 9.7%
65 and older 311 2.1% 262   399 -88 -22.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 9,892 7,329 10,280
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 56 0.6% 34   88 -32 -36.4%
Mining 660 6.6% 423   245 415 169.4%
Utilities 46 0.5% 29   44 2 4.5%
Construction 2,240 22.5% 1,318   2,217 23 1.0%
Manufacturing 873 8.8% 697   1,039 -166 -16.0%
Wholesale Trade 136 1.4% 101   117 19 16.2%
Retail Trade 712 7.2% 580   752 -40 -5.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 463 4.7% 372   590 -127 -21.5%
Information 80 0.8% 79   48 32 66.7%
Finance and Insurance 131 1.3% 115   151 -20 -13.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 180 1.8% 126   165 15 9.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 369 3.7% 273   279 90 32.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 29 0.3% 14   39 -10 -25.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 580 5.8% 416   627 -47 -7.5%
Educational Services 246 2.5% 246   235 11 4.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 589 5.9% 546   805 -216 -26.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 155 1.6% 98   154 1 0.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 755 7.6% 595   860 -105 -12.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 255 2.6% 212   319 -64 -20.1%
Public Administration 1,040 10.5% 808   1,180 -140 -11.9%
Information Not Available 297 3.0% 247   326 -29 -8.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,443 20,646 24,497
Male 11,818 55.1% 10,733   12,195 -377 -3.1%
Female 9,606 44.8% 9,891   12,286 -2,680 -21.8%
Information Not Available 19 0.1% 22   16 3 18.8%
 
Ethnicity 21,443 20,646 24,497
Hispanic or Latino 264 1.2% 234   372 -108 -29.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,246 71.1% 14,716   17,994 -2,748 -15.3%
Information Not Available 5,933 27.7% 5,696   6,131 -198 -3.2%
 
Race 21,443 20,646 24,497
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,142 5.3% 1,025   1,109 33 3.0%
Asian 536 2.5% 494   488 48 9.8%
Black or African American 8,523 39.7% 8,482   9,741 -1,218 -12.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1% 25   35 -14 -40.0%
White 10,199 47.6% 9,669   11,699 -1,500 -12.8%
Information Not Available 1,022 4.8% 951   1,425 -403 -28.3%
 
Years of Age 21,443 20,646 24,497
Younger than 22 564 1.9% 518   758 -194 -25.6%
22-24 1,196 3.9% 1,254   1,530 -334 -21.8%
25-34 5,590 18.4% 5,401   6,561 -971 -14.8%
35-44 5,087 16.8% 4,841   5,551 -464 -8.4%
45-54 4,766 15.7% 4,502   5,473 -707 -12.9%
55-59 2,015 6.6% 1,928   2,274 -259 -11.4%
60-64 1,303 4.3% 1,246   1,339 -36 -2.7%
65 and older 909 3.0% 946   999 -90 -9.0%
Information Not Available 13 0.0% 10   12 1 8.3%
 
Industry 21,443 20,646 24,497
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 223 1.0% 193   242 -19 -7.9%
Mining 619 2.9% 243   63 556 882.5%
Utilities 52 0.2% 41   39 13 33.3%
Construction 1,834 8.5% 1,680   2,000 -166 -8.3%
Manufacturing 3,743 17.3% 3,514   4,562 -819 -18.0%
Wholesale Trade 811 3.7% 797   869 -58 -6.7%
Retail Trade 2,313 10.7% 2,379   2,597 -284 -10.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 599 2.8% 603   563 36 6.4%
Information 250 1.2% 261   349 -99 -28.4%
Finance and Insurance 623 2.9% 614   817 -194 -23.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 289 1.3% 284   340 -51 -15.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,043 4.8% 1,112   1,271 -228 -17.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 49 0.2% 59   69 -20 -29.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,012 13.9% 2,964   3,447 -435 -12.6%
Educational Services 521 2.4% 560   649 -128 -19.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,766 8.2% 1,791   2,275 -509 -22.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 128 0.6% 125   166 -38 -22.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,370 6.3% 1,425   1,851 -481 -26.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 522 2.4% 503   577 -55 -9.5%
Public Administration 297 1.4% 291   357 -60 -16.8%
Information Not Available 1,379 6.4% 1,207   1,394 -15 -1.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,927 18,173 21,928
Male 10,778 54.1% 9,268   11,192 -414 -3.7%
Female 7,784 39.1% 7,775   9,608 -1,824 -19.0%
Information Not Available 1,365 6.9% 1,130   1,128 237 21.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,927 18,173 21,928
Hispanic or Latino 270 1.4% 223   919 -649 -70.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 18,292 91.8% 16,820   19,881 -1,589 -8.0%
Information Not Available 1,365 6.9% 1,130   1,128 237 21.0%
 
Race 19,927 18,173 21,928
American Indian or Alaskan Native 197 1.0% 168   247 -50 -20.2%
Asian 26 0.1% 22   165 -139 -84.2%
Black or African American 5,260 26.4% 5,169   6,141 -881 -14.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 650 3.3% 596   179 471 263.1%
White 12,159 61.0% 10,865   13,149 -990 -7.5%
Information Not Available 1,635 8.2% 1,353   2,047 -412 -20.1%
 
Years of Age 19,927 18,173 21,928
Younger than 22 537 1.7% 471   654 -117 -17.9%
22-24 1,050 3.4% 901   1,252 -202 -16.1%
25-34 4,408 14.3% 4,226   4,911 -503 -10.2%
35-44 4,268 13.8% 3,903   4,901 -633 -12.9%
45-54 4,402 14.3% 4,011   4,946 -544 -11.0%
55-59 1,858 6.0% 1,670   1,940 -82 -4.2%
60-64 1,202 3.9% 1,148   1,249 -47 -3.8%
65 and older 837 2.7% 713   947 -110 -11.6%
Information Not Available 1,365 4.4% 1,130   1,128 237 21.0%
 
Industry 19,927 18,173 21,928
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 490 2.4% 201   464 26 5.6%
Mining 421 2.1% 388   187 234 125.1%
Utilities 47 0.2% 43   49 -2 -4.1%
Construction 1,578 7.7% 1,271   1,646 -68 -4.1%
Manufacturing 3,585 17.6% 3,268   3,565 20 0.6%
Wholesale Trade 968 4.7% 843   938 30 3.2%
Retail Trade 1,602 7.8% 1,578   1,857 -255 -13.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 792 3.9% 635   699 93 13.3%
Information 218 1.1% 239   244 -26 -10.7%
Finance and Insurance 283 1.4% 306   378 -95 -25.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 235 1.2% 279   253 -18 -7.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 692 3.4% 665   781 -89 -11.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 64 0.3% 47   46 18 39.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,067 10.1% 1,836   2,421 -354 -14.6%
Educational Services 376 1.8% 387   456 -80 -17.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,963 9.6% 1,998   2,697 -734 -27.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 159 0.8% 159   240 -81 -33.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 920 4.5% 964   1,220 -300 -24.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 431 2.1% 395   538 -107 -19.9%
Public Administration 336 1.6% 350   416 -80 -19.2%
Information Not Available 2,700 13.2% 2,321   2,833 -133 -4.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 28,235 30,637 31,151
Male 15,246 54.0% 16,459   17,155 -1,909 -11.1%
Female 12,968 45.9% 14,160   13,975 -1,007 -7.2%
Information Not Available 21 0.1% 18   21 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 28,235 30,637 31,151
Hispanic or Latino 8,824 31.3% 11,072   9,898 -1,074 -10.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,905 49.2% 13,907   14,951 -1,046 -7.0%
Information Not Available 5,506 19.5% 5,658   6,302 -796 -12.6%
 
Race 28,235 30,637 31,151
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,965 7.0% 1,822   2,182 -217 -9.9%
Asian 1,335 4.7% 1,528   1,492 -157 -10.5%
Black or African American 2,312 8.2% 2,315   2,232 80 3.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 340 1.2% 318   410 -70 -17.1%
White 16,449 58.3% 18,105   17,764 -1,315 -7.4%
Information Not Available 5,834 20.7% 6,549   7,071 -1,237 -17.5%
 
Years of Age 28,235 30,637 31,151
Younger than 22 533 1.3% 630   703 -170 -24.2%
22-24 1,246 2.9% 1,461   1,557 -311 -20.0%
25-34 6,491 15.3% 6,995   7,150 -659 -9.2%
35-44 6,196 14.6% 6,578   6,736 -540 -8.0%
45-54 6,815 16.1% 7,509   7,594 -779 -10.3%
55-59 3,237 7.6% 3,519   3,571 -334 -9.4%
60-64 2,224 5.2% 2,375   2,374 -150 -6.3%
65 and older 1,493 3.5% 1,570   1,466 27 1.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 28,235 30,637 31,151
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,315 4.5% 2,886   1,178 137 11.6%
Mining 209 0.7% 209   92 117 127.2%
Utilities 54 0.2% 70   66 -12 -18.2%
Construction 2,180 7.4% 2,146   3,295 -1,115 -33.8%
Manufacturing 1,553 5.3% 1,625   1,849 -296 -16.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,113 3.8% 1,275   1,158 -45 -3.9%
Retail Trade 2,308 7.8% 2,392   2,426 -118 -4.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 640 2.2% 717   690 -50 -7.2%
Information 472 1.6% 461   430 42 9.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,103 3.7% 1,094   1,242 -139 -11.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 569 1.9% 571   608 -39 -6.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,379 4.7% 1,475   1,578 -199 -12.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 110 0.4% 124   98 12 12.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,706 12.5% 3,864   4,345 -639 -14.7%
Educational Services 879 3.0% 959   931 -52 -5.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,449 8.3% 2,495   2,602 -153 -5.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 319 1.1% 336   406 -87 -21.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,499 5.1% 1,587   1,744 -245 -14.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 592 2.0% 658   681 -89 -13.1%
Public Administration 806 2.7% 764   803 3 0.4%
Information Not Available 4,980 16.9% 4,929   4,929 51 1.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 349,804 328,119 384,856
Male 192,331 55.0% 174,293   217,035 -24,704 -11.4%
Female 157,379 45.0% 153,641   167,726 -10,347 -6.2%
Information Not Available 94 0.0% 185   95 -1 -1.1%
 
Ethnicity 349,804 328,119 384,856
Hispanic or Latino 142,534 40.7% 125,858   152,210 -9,676 -6.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 176,170 50.4% 171,885   197,616 -21,446 -10.9%
Information Not Available 31,100 8.9% 30,376   35,030 -3,930 -11.2%
 
Race 349,804 328,119 384,856
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,537 0.7% 2,315   2,665 -128 -4.8%
Asian 33,355 9.5% 34,081   34,935 -1,580 -4.5%
Black or African American 27,624 7.9% 27,876   30,271 -2,647 -8.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 112,655 32.2% 107,613   129,745 -17,090 -13.2%
Information Not Available 173,633 49.6% 156,234   187,240 -13,607 -7.3%
 
Years of Age 349,804 328,119 384,856
Younger than 22 8,926 2.0% 7,687   7,710 1,216 15.8%
22-24 19,543 4.5% 18,337   22,179 -2,636 -11.9%
25-34 87,194 20.0% 78,998   92,525 -5,331 -5.8%
35-44 70,844 16.2% 70,291   83,292 -12,448 -14.9%
45-54 81,743 18.7% 72,884   95,192 -13,449 -14.1%
55-59 36,643 8.4% 35,562   40,932 -4,289 -10.5%
60-64 25,838 5.9% 25,375   26,653 -815 -3.1%
65 and older 18,979 4.3% 18,985   16,373 2,606 15.9%
Information Not Available 94 0.0% 0   0 94 0.0%
 
Industry 349,804 328,119 384,856
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 54,495 13.5% 35,655   55,782 -1,287 -2.3%
Mining 2,161 0.5% 1,852   1,047 1,114 106.4%
Utilities 752 0.2% 926   1,047 -295 -28.2%
Construction 27,060 6.7% 25,190   34,840 -7,780 -22.3%
Manufacturing 37,207 9.2% 33,988   35,982 1,225 3.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,127 0.3% 1,667   2,285 -1,158 -50.7%
Retail Trade 25,275 6.3% 26,116   28,176 -2,901 -10.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 9,772 2.4% 8,613   10,185 -413 -4.1%
Information 28,187 7.0% 26,301   32,746 -4,559 -13.9%
Finance and Insurance 6,483 1.6% 7,316   8,282 -1,799 -21.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,503 0.4% 2,130   1,999 -496 -24.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,705 1.9% 7,316   8,091 -386 -4.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 64,643 16.0% 64,088   72,915 -8,272 -11.3%
Educational Services 10,899 2.7% 13,336   14,088 -3,189 -22.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 23,583 5.8% 25,097   27,225 -3,642 -13.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 7,986 2.0% 6,668   6,759 1,227 18.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 15,597 3.9% 15,281   16,658 -1,061 -6.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 9,020 2.2% 10,465   8,853 167 1.9%
Public Administration 3,289 0.8% 4,167   4,379 -1,090 -24.9%
Information Not Available 13,060 3.2% 11,947   13,517 -457 -3.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 27,075 24,954 27,270
Male 15,397 56.9% 13,751   14,677 720 4.9%
Female 11,678 43.1% 11,203   12,593 -915 -7.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 27,075 24,954 27,270
Hispanic or Latino 5,475 20.2% 4,824   5,808 -333 -5.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,064 70.4% 17,791   18,955 109 0.6%
Information Not Available 2,536 9.4% 2,339   2,507 29 1.2%
 
Race 27,075 24,954 27,270
American Indian or Alaskan Native 506 1.9% 464   491 15 3.1%
Asian 526 1.9% 480   549 -23 -4.2%
Black or African American 1,626 6.0% 1,593   1,731 -105 -6.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 115 0.4% 108   107 8 7.5%
White 19,258 71.1% 17,737   19,593 -335 -1.7%
Information Not Available 5,044 18.6% 4,572   4,799 245 5.1%
 
Years of Age 27,075 24,954 27,270
Younger than 22 362 0.8% 299   359 3 0.8%
22-24 923 2.1% 879   896 27 3.0%
25-34 6,060 13.8% 5,601   6,151 -91 -1.5%
35-44 6,161 14.0% 5,650   6,043 118 2.0%
45-54 6,600 15.0% 6,123   6,817 -217 -3.2%
55-59 3,359 7.6% 3,109   3,291 68 2.1%
60-64 2,325 5.3% 2,129   2,371 -46 -1.9%
65 and older 1,282 2.9% 1,161   1,340 -58 -4.3%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 3   2 1 50.0%
 
Industry 27,075 24,954 27,270
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 272 1.0% 214   319 -47 -14.7%
Mining 1,085 4.0% 1,165   286 799 279.4%
Utilities 49 0.2% 36   43 6 14.0%
Construction 3,062 11.2% 2,515   3,137 -75 -2.4%
Manufacturing 1,826 6.7% 1,850   1,587 239 15.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,268 4.6% 1,229   1,139 129 11.3%
Retail Trade 2,121 7.8% 2,066   2,155 -34 -1.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 923 3.4% 909   756 167 22.1%
Information 969 3.5% 900   868 101 11.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,020 3.7% 999   1,111 -91 -8.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 566 2.1% 508   644 -78 -12.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,647 9.7% 2,548   2,431 216 8.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 336 1.2% 301   515 -179 -34.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,122 11.4% 2,672   3,680 -558 -15.2%
Educational Services 832 3.0% 824   1,049 -217 -20.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,036 7.4% 2,004   2,341 -305 -13.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 683 2.5% 592   729 -46 -6.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,953 7.1% 1,670   2,208 -255 -11.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 690 2.5% 651   674 16 2.4%
Public Administration 785 2.9% 540   835 -50 -6.0%
Information Not Available 830 3.0% 761   763 67 8.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 34,159 32,431 39,533
Male 18,952 55.5% 17,172   21,713 -2,761 -12.7%
Female 15,207 44.5% 15,259   17,819 -2,612 -14.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 34,159 32,431 39,533
Hispanic or Latino 5,342 15.6% 5,010   6,284 -942 -15.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 28,817 84.4% 27,421   33,249 -4,432 -13.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 34,159 32,431 39,533
American Indian or Alaskan Native 122 0.4% 114   150 -28 -18.7%
Asian 679 2.0% 673   793 -114 -14.4%
Black or African American 5,209 15.2% 5,260   6,262 -1,053 -16.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 18,811 55.1% 17,589   22,298 -3,487 -15.6%
Information Not Available 9,338 27.3% 8,795   10,030 -692 -6.9%
 
Years of Age 34,159 32,431 39,533
Younger than 22 1,091 2.2% 1,042   995 96 9.6%
22-24 1,875 3.7% 1,828   2,167 -292 -13.5%
25-34 7,652 15.2% 7,226   9,177 -1,525 -16.6%
35-44 6,727 13.4% 6,403   7,671 -944 -12.3%
45-54 8,150 16.2% 7,683   9,266 -1,116 -12.0%
55-59 3,926 7.8% 3,714   4,357 -431 -9.9%
60-64 2,716 5.4% 2,597   3,149 -433 -13.8%
65 and older 2,022 4.0% 1,938   2,751 -729 -26.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 34,159 32,431 39,533
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 334 1.0% 241   379 -45 -11.9%
Mining 10 0.0% 11   12 -2 -16.7%
Utilities 44 0.1% 50   62 -18 -29.0%
Construction 2,975 8.6% 2,407   3,541 -566 -16.0%
Manufacturing 4,636 13.4% 4,440   4,375 261 6.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,441 4.2% 1,407   1,587 -146 -9.2%
Retail Trade 3,824 11.1% 3,828   4,735 -911 -19.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,189 3.4% 1,253   1,380 -191 -13.8%
Information 701 2.0% 631   816 -115 -14.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,141 3.3% 1,160   1,532 -391 -25.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 506 1.5% 479   603 -97 -16.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,833 5.3% 1,966   2,022 -189 -9.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 248 0.7% 260   287 -39 -13.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,231 12.3% 3,754   5,002 -771 -15.4%
Educational Services 1,175 3.4% 1,207   1,418 -243 -17.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,407 12.8% 4,379   5,056 -649 -12.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 989 2.9% 712   1,405 -416 -29.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,172 6.3% 2,051   2,746 -574 -20.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,234 3.6% 1,209   1,336 -102 -7.6%
Public Administration 515 1.5% 472   630 -115 -18.3%
Information Not Available 554 1.6% 514   609 -55 -9.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,261 8,343 9,410
Male 3,639 44.1% 3,720   4,389 -750 -17.1%
Female 4,620 55.9% 4,621   5,018 -398 -7.9%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 2   3 -1 -33.3%
 
Ethnicity 8,261 8,343 9,410
Hispanic or Latino 532 6.4% 559   761 -229 -30.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,686 93.0% 7,741   8,600 -914 -10.6%
Information Not Available 43 0.5% 43   49 -6 -12.2%
 
Race 8,261 8,343 9,410
American Indian or Alaskan Native 46 0.6% 33   57 -11 -19.3%
Asian 211 2.6% 231   228 -17 -7.5%
Black or African American 5,967 72.2% 6,021   6,709 -742 -11.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 18 0.2% 17   14 4 28.6%
White 1,509 18.3% 1,501   1,688 -179 -10.6%
Information Not Available 510 6.2% 540   714 -204 -28.6%
 
Years of Age 8,261 8,343 9,410
Younger than 22 142 1.5% 168   214 -72 -33.6%
22-24 478 5.2% 513   594 -116 -19.5%
25-34 2,348 25.4% 2,332   2,565 -217 -8.5%
35-44 1,862 20.1% 1,866   2,073 -211 -10.2%
45-54 1,821 19.7% 1,820   2,097 -276 -13.2%
55-59 761 8.2% 784   884 -123 -13.9%
60-64 527 5.7% 533   607 -80 -13.2%
65 and older 322 3.5% 327   376 -54 -14.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,261 8,343 9,410
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% 0   0 0 0.0%
Construction 15 0.2% 13   24 -9 -37.5%
Manufacturing 1 0.0% 1   3 -2 -66.7%
Wholesale Trade 1 0.0% 3   8 -7 -87.5%
Retail Trade 23 0.3% 16   27 -4 -14.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 8 0.1% 8   18 -10 -55.6%
Information 6 0.1% 12   9 -3 -33.3%
Finance and Insurance 14 0.2% 9   7 7 100.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 4 0.0% 5   6 -2 -33.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 33 0.4% 44   49 -16 -32.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 2 0.0% 4   0 2 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 27 0.3% 31   60 -33 -55.0%
Educational Services 9 0.1% 13   17 -8 -47.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 11 0.1% 10   19 -8 -42.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 10 0.1% 13   25 -15 -60.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 19 0.2% 9   15 4 26.7%
Public Administration 2 0.0% 3   2 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 8,075 97.7% 8,149   9,121 -1,046 -11.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 5,868 5,365 6,568
Male 2,596 44.2% 2,319   2,946 -350 -11.9%
Female 2,968 50.6% 2,741   3,369 -401 -11.9%
Information Not Available 304 5.2% 305   253 51 20.2%
 
Ethnicity 5,868 5,365 6,568
Hispanic or Latino 440 7.5% 410   420 20 4.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,124 87.3% 4,651   5,895 -771 -13.1%
Information Not Available 304 5.2% 305   253 51 20.2%
 
Race 5,868 5,365 6,568
American Indian or Alaskan Native 7 0.1% 12   18 -11 -61.1%
Asian 113 1.9% 98   139 -26 -18.7%
Black or African American 2,362 40.3% 2,262   2,590 -228 -8.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1% 7   14 -7 -50.0%
White 3,177 54.1% 2,801   3,638 -461 -12.7%
Information Not Available 202 3.4% 185   169 33 19.5%
 
Years of Age 5,868 5,365 6,568
Younger than 22 130 1.5% 111   151 -21 -13.9%
22-24 255 3.0% 251   349 -94 -26.9%
25-34 1,439 16.7% 1,256   1,642 -203 -12.4%
35-44 1,171 13.6% 1,094   1,383 -212 -15.3%
45-54 1,451 16.8% 1,352   1,570 -119 -7.6%
55-59 637 7.4% 592   699 -62 -8.9%
60-64 417 4.8% 378   412 5 1.2%
65 and older 313 3.6% 280   314 -1 -0.3%
Information Not Available 55 0.6% 51   48 7 14.6%
 
Industry 5,868 5,365 6,568
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 16 0.3% 8   10 6 60.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 11 0.2% 7   2 9 450.0%
Construction 373 6.3% 310   445 -72 -16.2%
Manufacturing 331 5.6% 307   457 -126 -27.6%
Wholesale Trade 216 3.7% 184   147 69 46.9%
Retail Trade 860 14.6% 836   1,054 -194 -18.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 195 3.3% 228   177 18 10.2%
Information 65 1.1% 81   116 -51 -44.0%
Finance and Insurance 470 8.0% 465   534 -64 -12.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 125 2.1% 93   157 -32 -20.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 341 5.8% 324   387 -46 -11.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 19 0.3% 15   24 -5 -20.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 994 16.9% 927   1,048 -54 -5.2%
Educational Services 178 3.0% 165   220 -42 -19.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 799 13.6% 718   746 53 7.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 107 1.8% 59   161 -54 -33.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 487 8.3% 399   591 -104 -17.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 193 3.3% 172   202 -9 -4.5%
Public Administration 70 1.2% 52   65 5 7.7%
Information Not Available 18 0.3% 15   25 -7 -28.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 55,637 58,174 76,337
Male 26,392 47.4% 27,124   36,945 -10,553 -28.6%
Female 29,122 52.3% 30,972   39,334 -10,212 -26.0%
Information Not Available 123 0.2% 78   58 65 112.1%
 
Ethnicity 55,637 58,174 76,337
Hispanic or Latino 14,371 25.8% 15,312   18,975 -4,604 -24.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 36,748 66.0% 38,405   51,832 -15,084 -29.1%
Information Not Available 4,518 8.1% 4,457   5,530 -1,012 -18.3%
 
Race 55,637 58,174 76,337
American Indian or Alaskan Native 343 0.6% 310   438 -95 -21.7%
Asian 820 1.5% 817   1,091 -271 -24.8%
Black or African American 14,088 25.3% 15,437   19,943 -5,855 -29.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 250 0.4% 284   390 -140 -35.9%
White 33,969 61.1% 35,143   46,781 -12,812 -27.4%
Information Not Available 6,167 11.1% 6,183   7,694 -1,527 -19.8%
 
Years of Age 55,637 58,174 76,337
Younger than 22 552 0.6% 581   993 -441 -44.4%
22-24 1,819 2.1% 1,876   3,071 -1,252 -40.8%
25-34 11,293 13.2% 11,902   15,944 -4,651 -29.2%
35-44 10,973 12.8% 11,546   15,651 -4,678 -29.9%
45-54 12,059 14.1% 12,466   16,989 -4,930 -29.0%
55-59 5,752 6.7% 6,219   7,564 -1,812 -24.0%
60-64 3,843 4.5% 4,267   5,123 -1,280 -25.0%
65 and older 2,760 3.2% 3,171   3,585 -825 -23.0%
Information Not Available 6,586 7.7% 6,146   7,417 -831 -11.2%
 
Industry 55,637 58,174 76,337
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 657 1.2% 1,743   997 -340 -34.1%
Mining 143 0.3% 157   70 73 104.3%
Utilities 73 0.1% 81   108 -35 -32.4%
Construction 2,953 5.2% 2,902   3,846 -893 -23.2%
Manufacturing 2,551 4.5% 2,778   3,345 -794 -23.7%
Wholesale Trade 2,557 4.5% 2,493   2,961 -404 -13.6%
Retail Trade 5,506 9.8% 5,620   7,865 -2,359 -30.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,548 2.7% 1,521   1,811 -263 -14.5%
Information 929 1.7% 1,054   1,375 -446 -32.4%
Finance and Insurance 2,385 4.2% 2,237   3,502 -1,117 -31.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,495 2.7% 1,457   1,714 -219 -12.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,080 7.2% 4,397   4,828 -748 -15.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 509 0.9% 492   492 17 3.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 9,242 16.4% 9,489   14,026 -4,784 -34.1%
Educational Services 1,796 3.2% 1,822   2,374 -578 -24.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,507 9.8% 6,167   7,420 -1,913 -25.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,000 1.8% 1,083   1,438 -438 -30.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,300 7.6% 4,467   6,276 -1,976 -31.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,753 3.1% 1,825   2,068 -315 -15.2%
Public Administration 877 1.6% 994   1,307 -430 -32.9%
Information Not Available 5,776 10.3% 5,395   8,514 -2,738 -32.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,072 35,144 40,071
Male 17,164 48.9% 16,678   19,241 -2,077 -10.8%
Female 17,351 49.5% 17,885   20,200 -2,849 -14.1%
Information Not Available 557 1.6% 581   630 -73 -11.6%
 
Ethnicity 35,072 35,144 40,071
Hispanic or Latino 61 0.2% 40   82 -21 -25.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 34,454 98.2% 34,523   39,359 -4,905 -12.5%
Information Not Available 557 1.6% 581   630 -73 -11.6%
 
Race 35,072 35,144 40,071
American Indian or Alaskan Native 186 0.5% 159   185 1 0.5%
Asian 511 1.5% 522   540 -29 -5.4%
Black or African American 19,753 56.3% 19,887   22,068 -2,315 -10.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 14,065 40.1% 13,995   16,648 -2,583 -15.5%
Information Not Available 557 1.6% 581   630 -73 -11.6%
 
Years of Age 35,072 35,144 40,071
Younger than 22 760 1.6% 706   1,095 -335 -30.6%
22-24 1,803 3.8% 1,733   2,196 -393 -17.9%
25-34 8,765 18.6% 8,590   10,111 -1,346 -13.3%
35-44 8,436 17.9% 8,477   9,736 -1,300 -13.4%
45-54 8,128 17.2% 8,259   9,095 -967 -10.6%
55-59 3,183 6.8% 3,348   3,542 -359 -10.1%
60-64 2,013 4.3% 2,106   2,128 -115 -5.4%
65 and older 1,070 2.3% 1,096   1,254 -184 -14.7%
Information Not Available 914 1.9% 829   914 0 0.0%
 
Industry 35,072 35,144 40,071
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 642 1.8% 442   565 77 13.6%
Mining 30 0.1% 18   16 14 87.5%
Utilities 32 0.1% 36   31 1 3.2%
Construction 1,600 4.5% 1,240   1,649 -49 -3.0%
Manufacturing 3,041 8.5% 3,396   3,148 -107 -3.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,428 4.0% 1,476   1,497 -69 -4.6%
Retail Trade 2,470 6.9% 2,655   3,167 -697 -22.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 654 1.8% 606   740 -86 -11.6%
Information 742 2.1% 706   883 -141 -16.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,017 2.8% 1,095   1,036 -19 -1.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 451 1.3% 424   554 -103 -18.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,950 16.7% 5,945   6,937 -987 -14.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 54 0.2% 39   39 15 38.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 83 0.2% 88   105 -22 -21.0%
Educational Services 831 2.3% 944   1,112 -281 -25.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,840 5.2% 1,924   2,323 -483 -20.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,397 3.9% 1,403   2,085 -688 -33.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 209 0.6% 228   250 -41 -16.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 363 1.0% 418   516 -153 -29.7%
Public Administration 407 1.1% 469   546 -139 -25.5%
Information Not Available 11,831 33.1% 11,592   12,872 -1,041 -8.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,361 6,415 8,825
Male 3,884 61.1% 3,815   5,685 -1,801 -31.7%
Female 2,476 38.9% 2,598   3,139 -663 -21.1%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 2   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,361 6,415 8,825
Hispanic or Latino 461 7.2% 427   579 -118 -20.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,278 67.3% 4,362   6,023 -1,745 -29.0%
Information Not Available 1,622 25.5% 1,626   2,223 -601 -27.0%
 
Race 6,361 6,415 8,825
American Indian or Alaskan Native 44 0.7% 56   67 -23 -34.3%
Asian 1,885 29.6% 1,955   2,800 -915 -32.7%
Black or African American 128 2.0% 137   164 -36 -22.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,759 27.7% 1,791   2,504 -745 -29.8%
White 1,631 25.6% 1,558   2,055 -424 -20.6%
Information Not Available 914 14.4% 918   1,235 -321 -26.0%
 
Years of Age 6,361 6,415 8,825
Younger than 22 91 1.2% 84   128 -37 -28.9%
22-24 196 2.6% 212   347 -151 -43.5%
25-34 1,420 19.2% 1,417   1,996 -576 -28.9%
35-44 1,436 19.4% 1,454   2,031 -595 -29.3%
45-54 1,474 19.9% 1,473   2,126 -652 -30.7%
55-59 730 9.9% 730   951 -221 -23.2%
60-64 590 8.0% 588   740 -150 -20.3%
65 and older 424 5.7% 457   506 -82 -16.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,361 6,415 8,825
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 86 1.3% 119   116 -30 -25.9%
Mining 4 0.1% 3   1 3 300.0%
Utilities 20 0.3% 24   7 13 185.7%
Construction 1,428 22.1% 1,374   2,691 -1,263 -46.9%
Manufacturing 133 2.1% 135   165 -32 -19.4%
Wholesale Trade 108 1.7% 91   133 -25 -18.8%
Retail Trade 351 5.4% 369   468 -117 -25.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 275 4.3% 256   378 -103 -27.2%
Information 87 1.3% 85   132 -45 -34.1%
Finance and Insurance 87 1.3% 95   137 -50 -36.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 95 1.5% 96   131 -36 -27.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 331 5.1% 326   356 -25 -7.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 54 0.8% 46   58 -4 -6.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 818 12.7% 825   1,001 -183 -18.3%
Educational Services 118 1.8% 126   102 16 15.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 335 5.2% 345   437 -102 -23.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 73 1.1% 62   116 -43 -37.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 708 11.0% 756   762 -54 -7.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 132 2.0% 131   216 -84 -38.9%
Public Administration 137 2.1% 139   187 -50 -26.7%
Information Not Available 981 15.2% 1,012   1,231 -250 -20.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,038 16,188 18,782
Male 10,150 59.6% 9,302   10,913 -763 -7.0%
Female 6,633 38.9% 6,656   7,454 -821 -11.0%
Information Not Available 255 1.5% 230   415 -160 -38.6%
 
Ethnicity 17,038 16,188 18,782
Hispanic or Latino 1,212 7.1% 972   1,238 -26 -2.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,828 87.0% 14,209   16,552 -1,724 -10.4%
Information Not Available 998 5.9% 1,007   992 6 0.6%
 
Race 17,038 16,188 18,782
American Indian or Alaskan Native 231 1.4% 233   123 108 87.8%
Asian 270 1.6% 273   229 41 17.9%
Black or African American 1,361 8.0% 1,296   1,346 15 1.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 12,966 76.1% 12,407   14,854 -1,888 -12.7%
Information Not Available 2,210 13.0% 1,979   2,230 -20 -0.9%
 
Years of Age 17,038 16,188 18,782
Younger than 22 393 1.4% 314   505 -112 -22.2%
22-24 861 3.0% 750   1,010 -149 -14.8%
25-34 3,980 13.9% 3,661   4,449 -469 -10.5%
35-44 3,744 13.0% 3,657   3,972 -228 -5.7%
45-54 4,010 14.0% 3,935   4,444 -434 -9.8%
55-59 1,912 6.7% 1,879   2,031 -119 -5.9%
60-64 1,288 4.5% 1,252   1,383 -95 -6.9%
65 and older 846 2.9% 737   983 -137 -13.9%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 3   5 -1 -20.0%
 
Industry 17,038 16,188 18,782
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 181 1.1% 170   160 21 13.1%
Mining 117 0.7% 56   104 13 12.5%
Utilities 28 0.2% 25   30 -2 -6.7%
Construction 2,520 14.6% 1,869   2,935 -415 -14.1%
Manufacturing 4,440 25.8% 4,786   4,229 211 5.0%
Wholesale Trade 788 4.6% 746   811 -23 -2.8%
Retail Trade 1,168 6.8% 1,173   1,518 -350 -23.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 477 2.8% 470   569 -92 -16.2%
Information 493 2.9% 547   469 24 5.1%
Finance and Insurance 576 3.3% 573   648 -72 -11.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 181 1.1% 167   193 -12 -6.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 591 3.4% 675   620 -29 -4.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 26 0.2% 24   41 -15 -36.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,751 10.2% 1,459   2,009 -258 -12.8%
Educational Services 358 2.1% 381   379 -21 -5.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,356 7.9% 1,425   1,468 -112 -7.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 366 2.1% 173   578 -212 -36.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 817 4.7% 773   1,026 -209 -20.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 340 2.0% 352   426 -86 -20.2%
Public Administration 335 1.9% 218   414 -79 -19.1%
Information Not Available 129 0.7% 126   155 -26 -16.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,875 5,711 9,225
Male 4,184 60.9% 3,152   5,426 -1,242 -22.9%
Female 2,690 39.1% 2,557   3,799 -1,109 -29.2%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 2   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,875 5,711 9,225
Hispanic or Latino 795 11.6% 617   1,368 -573 -41.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,566 66.4% 4,260   7,119 -2,553 -35.9%
Information Not Available 1,514 22.0% 834   738 776 105.1%
 
Race 6,875 5,711 9,225
American Indian or Alaskan Native 365 3.4% 295   405 -40 -9.9%
Asian 146 1.3% 123   153 -7 -4.6%
Black or African American 90 0.8% 121   123 -33 -26.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 105 1.0% 99   87 18 20.7%
White 8,409 77.7% 7,650   9,490 -1,081 -11.4%
Information Not Available 1,711 15.8% 1,417   2,370 -659 -27.8%
 
Years of Age 6,875 5,711 9,225
Younger than 22 137 0.9% 104   203 -66 -32.5%
22-24 269 1.8% 197   421 -152 -36.1%
25-34 1,244 8.5% 1,024   1,833 -589 -32.1%
35-44 1,297 8.8% 1,131   1,852 -555 -30.0%
45-54 1,625 11.1% 1,395   2,212 -587 -26.5%
55-59 853 5.8% 734   1,149 -296 -25.8%
60-64 609 4.1% 502   754 -145 -19.2%
65 and older 780 5.3% 621   794 -14 -1.8%
Information Not Available 61 0.4% 3   7 54 771.4%
 
Industry 6,875 5,711 9,225
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 293 4.1% 106   230 63 27.4%
Mining 146 2.0% 131   73 73 100.0%
Utilities 26 0.4% 11   11 15 136.4%
Construction 756 10.5% 521   633 123 19.4%
Manufacturing 748 10.4% 733   705 43 6.1%
Wholesale Trade 327 4.6% 303   167 160 95.8%
Retail Trade 597 8.3% 537   472 125 26.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 230 3.2% 186   144 86 59.7%
Information 95 1.3% 97   57 38 66.7%
Finance and Insurance 177 2.5% 168   119 58 48.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 76 1.1% 76   50 26 52.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 325 4.5% 306   201 124 61.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 14 0.2% 21   15 -1 -6.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 720 10.0% 556   555 165 29.7%
Educational Services 142 2.0% 134   121 21 17.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 520 7.3% 493   395 125 31.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 186 2.6% 103   112 74 66.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 418 5.8% 340   253 165 65.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 149 2.1% 131   97 52 53.6%
Public Administration 270 3.8% 205   130 140 107.7%
Information Not Available 660 9.2% 553   4,685 -4,025 -85.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 107,796 98,953 114,052
Male 60,864 56.5% 53,157   62,038 -1,174 -1.9%
Female 46,384 43.0% 45,207   51,431 -5,047 -9.8%
Information Not Available 548 0.5% 589   583 -35 -6.0%
 
Ethnicity 107,796 98,953 114,052
Hispanic or Latino 15,551 14.4% 12,468   17,199 -1,648 -9.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 81,401 75.5% 76,195   85,058 -3,657 -4.3%
Information Not Available 10,844 10.1% 10,290   11,795 -951 -8.1%
 
Race 107,796 98,953 114,052
American Indian or Alaskan Native 560 0.5% 486   564 -4 -0.7%
Asian 2,572 2.4% 2,379   2,551 21 0.8%
Black or African American 29,098 27.0% 28,601   30,910 -1,812 -5.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 200 0.2% 190   274 -74 -27.0%
White 64,089 59.5% 57,811   67,771 -3,682 -5.4%
Information Not Available 11,277 10.5% 9,486   11,982 -705 -5.9%
 
Years of Age 107,796 98,953 114,052
Younger than 22 2,060 1.3% 1,680   2,244 -184 -8.2%
22-24 4,975 3.0% 4,516   5,584 -609 -10.9%
25-34 25,472 15.5% 23,276   27,267 -1,795 -6.6%
35-44 24,940 15.2% 23,108   26,297 -1,357 -5.2%
45-54 26,432 16.1% 24,317   27,890 -1,458 -5.2%
55-59 12,345 7.5% 11,284   12,710 -365 -2.9%
60-64 7,654 4.7% 7,086   8,014 -360 -4.5%
65 and older 3,918 2.4% 3,686   4,046 -128 -3.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 107,796 98,953 114,052
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 456 0.4% 219   424 32 7.5%
Mining 357 0.3% 485   218 139 63.8%
Utilities 141 0.1% 145   141 0 0.0%
Construction 11,791 10.9% 8,844   11,140 651 5.8%
Manufacturing 12,596 11.6% 12,373   13,394 -798 -6.0%
Wholesale Trade 5,060 4.7% 4,760   5,426 -366 -6.7%
Retail Trade 8,375 7.7% 8,150   9,769 -1,394 -14.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 4,372 4.0% 3,927   4,560 -188 -4.1%
Information 1,978 1.8% 2,103   2,260 -282 -12.5%
Finance and Insurance 3,884 3.6% 3,867   4,361 -477 -10.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,636 1.5% 1,432   1,669 -33 -2.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,381 6.8% 7,077   7,365 16 0.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 712 0.7% 614   506 206 40.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 17,181 15.9% 15,185   17,063 118 0.7%
Educational Services 3,750 3.5% 3,745   3,946 -196 -5.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8,575 7.9% 8,726   9,794 -1,219 -12.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,126 2.0% 1,322   2,622 -496 -18.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,578 5.2% 5,148   6,523 -945 -14.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,113 2.9% 2,894   3,171 -58 -1.8%
Public Administration 2,418 2.2% 2,397   2,537 -119 -4.7%
Information Not Available 6,316 5.8% 5,540   7,163 -847 -11.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,224 19,948 25,621
Male 12,107 57.0% 10,835   14,479 -2,372 -16.4%
Female 9,067 42.7% 9,077   11,104 -2,037 -18.3%
Information Not Available 50 0.2% 36   38 12 31.6%
 
Ethnicity 21,224 19,948 25,621
Hispanic or Latino 1,027 4.8% 937   1,317 -290 -22.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,927 75.0% 14,960   19,130 -3,203 -16.7%
Information Not Available 4,270 20.1% 4,051   5,174 -904 -17.5%
 
Race 21,224 19,948 25,621
American Indian or Alaskan Native 96 0.5% 100   126 -30 -23.8%
Asian 175 0.8% 170   168 7 4.2%
Black or African American 3,578 16.9% 3,620   4,495 -917 -20.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 23 0.1% 24   32 -9 -28.1%
White 16,011 75.4% 14,800   19,321 -3,310 -17.1%
Information Not Available 1,341 6.3% 1,234   1,479 -138 -9.3%
 
Years of Age 21,224 19,948 25,621
Younger than 22 273 0.8% 205   345 -72 -20.9%
22-24 714 2.0% 679   1,018 -304 -29.9%
25-34 4,690 13.2% 4,425   5,815 -1,125 -19.3%
35-44 5,192 14.6% 4,819   6,130 -938 -15.3%
45-54 5,401 15.2% 5,141   6,520 -1,119 -17.2%
55-59 2,466 6.9% 2,369   2,957 -491 -16.6%
60-64 1,590 4.5% 1,533   1,811 -221 -12.2%
65 and older 898 2.5% 777   1,025 -127 -12.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 21,224 19,948 25,621
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 87 0.4% 56   112 -25 -22.3%
Mining 121 0.6% 113   80 41 51.3%
Utilities 38 0.2% 36   23 15 65.2%
Construction 2,916 13.7% 2,148   3,768 -852 -22.6%
Manufacturing 4,301 20.2% 4,357   4,374 -73 -1.7%
Wholesale Trade 883 4.1% 857   958 -75 -7.8%
Retail Trade 1,461 6.9% 1,515   1,783 -322 -18.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 603 2.8% 612   751 -148 -19.7%
Information 298 1.4% 292   338 -40 -11.8%
Finance and Insurance 474 2.2% 498   632 -158 -25.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 307 1.4% 279   383 -76 -19.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 937 4.4% 932   1,197 -260 -21.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 137 0.6% 119   187 -50 -26.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,411 11.3% 2,173   3,053 -642 -21.0%
Educational Services 591 2.8% 602   646 -55 -8.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,717 8.1% 1,779   2,392 -675 -28.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 313 1.5% 211   433 -120 -27.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 764 3.6% 734   1,085 -321 -29.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 568 2.7% 538   657 -89 -13.5%
Public Administration 207 1.0% 185   232 -25 -10.8%
Information Not Available 2,090 9.8% 1,912   2,537 -447 -17.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,166 11,733 15,395
Male 7,726 58.7% 6,543   8,850 -1,124 -12.7%
Female 5,440 41.3% 5,190   6,545 -1,105 -16.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 13,166 11,733 15,395
Hispanic or Latino 1,145 8.7% 989   1,395 -250 -17.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,465 49.1% 5,630   6,810 -345 -5.1%
Information Not Available 5,556 42.2% 5,114   7,190 -1,634 -22.7%
 
Race 13,166 11,733 15,395
American Indian or Alaskan Native 179 1.4% 167   251 -72 -28.7%
Asian 182 1.4% 128   256 -74 -28.9%
Black or African American 2,603 19.8% 2,409   2,720 -117 -4.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 72 0.5% 38   92 -20 -21.7%
White 9,255 70.3% 8,226   11,016 -1,761 -16.0%
Information Not Available 875 6.6% 765   1,060 -185 -17.5%
 
Years of Age 13,166 11,733 15,395
Younger than 22 275 1.3% 216   281 -6 -2.1%
22-24 630 2.9% 562   757 -127 -16.8%
25-34 3,221 15.0% 2,830   3,770 -549 -14.6%
35-44 3,045 14.2% 2,687   3,400 -355 -10.4%
45-54 3,039 14.2% 2,758   3,775 -736 -19.5%
55-59 1,429 6.7% 1,276   1,663 -234 -14.1%
60-64 968 4.5% 864   1,087 -119 -10.9%
65 and older 559 2.6% 540   662 -103 -15.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 13,166 11,733 15,395
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 70 0.5% 47   70 0 0.0%
Mining 286 2.2% 297   162 124 76.5%
Utilities 18 0.1% 20   23 -5 -21.7%
Construction 1,721 13.0% 1,316   2,381 -660 -27.7%
Manufacturing 1,772 13.4% 1,526   1,975 -203 -10.3%
Wholesale Trade 709 5.4% 625   766 -57 -7.4%
Retail Trade 995 7.5% 904   1,249 -254 -20.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 460 3.5% 378   402 58 14.4%
Information 380 2.9% 388   407 -27 -6.6%
Finance and Insurance 440 3.3% 365   409 31 7.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 214 1.6% 185   211 3 1.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 789 6.0% 722   883 -94 -10.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 42 0.3% 41   52 -10 -19.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,654 12.5% 1,391   2,049 -395 -19.3%
Educational Services 333 2.5% 353   329 4 1.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,280 9.7% 1,279   1,716 -436 -25.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 103 0.8% 66   169 -66 -39.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 547 4.1% 531   642 -95 -14.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 310 2.3% 271   430 -120 -27.9%
Public Administration 359 2.7% 329   394 -35 -8.9%
Information Not Available 684 5.2% 699   676 8 1.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,842 18,431 21,202
Male 11,977 60.4% 10,832   11,945 32 0.3%
Female 7,865 39.6% 7,599   9,257 -1,392 -15.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,842 18,431 21,202
Hispanic or Latino 26 0.1% 31   70 -44 -62.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 471 2.4% 405   482 -11 -2.3%
Information Not Available 19,345 97.5% 17,995   20,650 -1,305 -6.3%
 
Race 19,842 18,431 21,202
American Indian or Alaskan Native 132 0.7% 123   145 -13 -9.0%
Asian 40 0.2% 31   75 -35 -46.7%
Black or African American 2,428 12.2% 2,555   2,855 -427 -15.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   145 -145 -100.0%
White 16,952 85.4% 15,507   17,821 -869 -4.9%
Information Not Available 290 1.5% 215   161 129 80.1%
 
Years of Age 19,842 18,431 21,202
Younger than 22 320 0.9% 286   355 -35 -9.9%
22-24 906 2.6% 717   982 -76 -7.7%
25-34 4,610 13.0% 4,235   4,810 -200 -4.2%
35-44 4,896 13.8% 4,525   5,315 -419 -7.9%
45-54 4,755 13.4% 4,565   4,960 -205 -4.1%
55-59 2,010 5.7% 1,794   2,381 -371 -15.6%
60-64 1,311 3.7% 1,350   1,671 -360 -21.5%
65 and older 1,003 2.8% 941   728 275 37.8%
Information Not Available 31 0.1% 18   0 31 0.0%
 
Industry 19,842 18,431 21,202
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 53 0.3% 57   79 -26 -32.9%
Mining 1,157 5.8% 954   491 666 135.6%
Utilities 62 0.3% 26   101 -39 -38.6%
Construction 1,997 10.0% 1,816   2,083 -86 -4.1%
Manufacturing 3,664 18.4% 3,241   3,859 -195 -5.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,020 5.1% 937   851 169 19.9%
Retail Trade 1,390 7.0% 1,187   1,671 -281 -16.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 704 3.5% 726   574 130 22.6%
Information 369 1.9% 409   491 -122 -24.8%
Finance and Insurance 501 2.5% 624   566 -65 -11.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 198 1.0% 194   324 -126 -38.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 976 4.9% 1,113   1,074 -98 -9.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 26 0.1% 44   118 -92 -78.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,120 10.7% 1,851   2,109 11 0.5%
Educational Services 479 2.4% 519   741 -262 -35.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,869 9.4% 1,768   2,407 -538 -22.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 255 1.3% 123   316 -61 -19.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 875 4.4% 963   991 -116 -11.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 466 2.3% 449   614 -148 -24.1%
Public Administration 435 2.2% 387   439 -4 -0.9%
Information Not Available 1,226 6.2% 1,043   1,303 -77 -5.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,740 20,220 17,427
Male 12,615 58.0% 10,889   8,185 4,430 54.1%
Female 9,124 42.0% 9,331   9,242 -118 -1.3%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 21,740 20,220 17,427
Hispanic or Latino 925 4.3% 801   670 255 38.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,805 95.7% 19,419   16,756 4,049 24.2%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 0   1 9 900.0%
 
Race 21,740 20,220 17,427
American Indian or Alaskan Native 131 0.6% 225   152 -21 -13.8%
Asian 172 0.8% 176   127 45 35.4%
Black or African American 10,642 49.0% 10,568   10,029 613 6.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 25 0.1% 36   18 7 38.9%
White 10,453 48.1% 9,215   7,100 3,353 47.2%
Information Not Available 317 1.5% 0   1 316 31600.0%
 
Years of Age 21,740 20,220 17,427
Younger than 22 387 1.3% 336   357 30 8.4%
22-24 1,005 3.3% 899   901 104 11.5%
25-34 5,504 17.9% 5,192   4,593 911 19.8%
35-44 5,031 16.4% 4,699   3,913 1,118 28.6%
45-54 4,911 16.0% 4,488   4,007 904 22.6%
55-59 2,444 8.0% 2,210   1,708 736 43.1%
60-64 1,485 4.8% 1,417   1,086 399 36.7%
65 and older 973 3.2% 979   862 111 12.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 21,740 20,220 17,427
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 248 1.1% 130   138 110 79.7%
Mining 1,309 6.0% 1,134   312 997 319.6%
Utilities 62 0.3% 52   53 9 17.0%
Construction 3,195 14.5% 2,543   2,612 583 22.3%
Manufacturing 2,386 10.9% 2,331   1,463 923 63.1%
Wholesale Trade 724 3.3% 734   529 195 36.9%
Retail Trade 1,549 7.0% 1,651   1,789 -240 -13.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 958 4.4% 764   490 468 95.5%
Information 359 1.6% 363   260 99 38.1%
Finance and Insurance 409 1.9% 466   482 -73 -15.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 452 2.1% 444   379 73 19.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,114 5.1% 1,174   1,002 112 11.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 67 0.3% 57   53 14 26.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,678 7.6% 1,702   1,750 -72 -4.1%
Educational Services 465 2.1% 518   523 -58 -11.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,987 9.0% 2,132   2,457 -470 -19.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 312 1.4% 322   340 -28 -8.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,327 6.0% 1,408   1,479 -152 -10.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 645 2.9% 650   515 130 25.2%
Public Administration 304 1.4% 261   291 13 4.5%
Information Not Available 2,190 10.0% 1,384   510 1,680 329.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 51,537 47,423 65,383
Male 28,620 55.5% 25,371   36,794 -8,174 -22.2%
Female 22,914 44.5% 22,050   28,585 -5,671 -19.8%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 2   4 -1 -25.0%
 
Ethnicity 51,537 47,423 65,383
Hispanic or Latino 6,648 12.9% 6,176   7,977 -1,329 -16.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 41,774 81.1% 38,334   53,831 -12,057 -22.4%
Information Not Available 3,115 6.0% 2,913   3,575 -460 -12.9%
 
Race 51,537 47,423 65,383
American Indian or Alaskan Native 225 0.4% 210   294 -69 -23.5%
Asian 1,919 3.7% 1,890   2,405 -486 -20.2%
Black or African American 5,141 10.0% 5,004   6,418 -1,277 -19.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 125 0.2% 120   153 -28 -18.3%
White 37,317 72.4% 33,918   48,039 -10,722 -22.3%
Information Not Available 6,810 13.2% 6,281   8,074 -1,264 -15.7%
 
Years of Age 51,537 47,423 65,383
Younger than 22 1,008 1.2% 877   1,139 -131 -11.5%
22-24 2,292 2.7% 2,064   2,990 -698 -23.3%
25-34 11,992 14.2% 10,823   15,316 -3,324 -21.7%
35-44 10,657 12.6% 9,974   13,431 -2,774 -20.7%
45-54 12,263 14.5% 11,460   15,687 -3,424 -21.8%
55-59 5,762 6.8% 5,404   7,179 -1,417 -19.7%
60-64 4,281 5.1% 3,994   5,387 -1,106 -20.5%
65 and older 3,282 3.9% 2,827   4,254 -972 -22.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 51,537 47,423 65,383
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 414 0.8% 301   563 -149 -26.5%
Mining 14 0.0% 5   39 -25 -64.1%
Utilities 94 0.2% 96   124 -30 -24.2%
Construction 5,036 9.7% 4,266   6,573 -1,537 -23.4%
Manufacturing 5,101 9.8% 4,984   5,722 -621 -10.9%
Wholesale Trade 2,305 4.4% 2,192   2,826 -521 -18.4%
Retail Trade 4,270 8.2% 3,983   5,910 -1,640 -27.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,379 2.7% 1,242   1,622 -243 -15.0%
Information 1,327 2.6% 1,312   1,476 -149 -10.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,820 3.5% 1,808   2,334 -514 -22.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,074 2.1% 960   1,458 -384 -26.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,611 8.9% 4,554   5,232 -621 -11.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 257 0.5% 272   248 9 3.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,422 10.4% 4,960   7,187 -1,765 -24.6%
Educational Services 1,350 2.6% 1,371   1,661 -311 -18.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,617 10.8% 5,636   7,178 -1,561 -21.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,247 2.4% 657   1,776 -529 -29.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,062 7.8% 2,969   5,709 -1,647 -28.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,099 6.0% 2,995   3,781 -682 -18.0%
Public Administration 1,384 2.7% 1,306   1,894 -510 -26.9%
Information Not Available 1,654 3.2% 1,554   2,070 -416 -20.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 36,930 35,038 45,983
Male 15,521 42.0% 13,837   20,388 -4,867 -23.9%
Female 13,344 36.1% 13,116   16,823 -3,479 -20.7%
Information Not Available 8,065 21.8% 8,085   8,772 -707 -8.1%
 
Ethnicity 36,930 35,038 45,983
Hispanic or Latino 1,424 3.9% 1,215   1,957 -533 -27.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,734 72.4% 25,063   34,466 -7,732 -22.4%
Information Not Available 8,772 23.8% 8,760   9,560 -788 -8.2%
 
Race 36,930 35,038 45,983
American Indian or Alaskan Native 106 0.3% 96   125 -19 -15.2%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 12,691 34.4% 12,496   16,055 -3,364 -21.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 62 0.2% 58   68 -6 -8.8%
White 13,875 37.6% 12,413   18,218 -4,343 -23.8%
Information Not Available 10,196 27.6% 9,975   11,517 -1,321 -11.5%
 
Years of Age 36,930 35,038 45,983
Younger than 22 655 1.3% 562   972 -317 -32.6%
22-24 1,532 3.1% 1,364   2,144 -612 -28.5%
25-34 7,363 15.1% 6,945   9,301 -1,938 -20.8%
35-44 5,844 12.0% 5,582   7,563 -1,719 -22.7%
45-54 6,481 13.3% 6,113   8,488 -2,007 -23.6%
55-59 2,964 6.1% 2,798   3,816 -852 -22.3%
60-64 2,136 4.4% 2,007   2,660 -524 -19.7%
65 and older 1,890 3.9% 1,582   2,267 -377 -16.6%
Information Not Available 8,065 16.6% 8,085   8,772 -707 -8.1%
 
Industry 36,930 35,038 45,983
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 76 0.2% 67   102 -26 -25.5%
Mining 45 0.1% 38   32 13 40.6%
Utilities 19 0.1% 18   38 -19 -50.0%
Construction 3,270 8.8% 2,842   4,344 -1,074 -24.7%
Manufacturing 318 0.9% 297   355 -37 -10.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,115 3.0% 1,059   1,354 -239 -17.7%
Retail Trade 1,107 3.0% 1,078   1,518 -411 -27.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 697 1.9% 637   858 -161 -18.8%
Information 536 1.4% 532   704 -168 -23.9%
Finance and Insurance 894 2.4% 922   1,081 -187 -17.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 624 1.7% 624   758 -134 -17.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,703 7.3% 2,830   3,321 -618 -18.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 97 0.3% 97   149 -52 -34.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,083 11.0% 3,766   4,990 -907 -18.2%
Educational Services 1,128 3.0% 1,138   1,319 -191 -14.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,746 7.4% 2,833   3,608 -862 -23.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 781 2.1% 455   847 -66 -7.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,778 7.5% 2,144   3,605 -827 -22.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 872 2.4% 862   1,088 -216 -19.9%
Public Administration 841 2.3% 751   810 31 3.8%
Information Not Available 12,200 33.0% 12,048   15,102 -2,902 -19.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 5,745 3,949 8,391
Male 3,108 54.1% 2,095   4,660 -1,552 -33.3%
Female 2,637 45.9% 1,854   3,730 -1,093 -29.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 5,745 3,949 8,391
Hispanic or Latino 113 2.0% 67   117 -4 -3.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,087 88.5% 3,547   5,883 -796 -13.5%
Information Not Available 545 9.5% 335   2,391 -1,846 -77.2%
 
Race 5,745 3,949 8,391
American Indian or Alaskan Native 75 1.3% 53   76 -1 -1.3%
Asian 29 0.5% 20   33 -4 -12.1%
Black or African American 84 1.5% 64   113 -29 -25.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 5,248 91.3% 3,627   6,088 -840 -13.8%
Information Not Available 309 5.4% 185   2,081 -1,772 -85.2%
 
Years of Age 5,745 3,949 8,391
Younger than 22 194 1.8% 105   328 -134 -40.9%
22-24 266 2.5% 163   462 -196 -42.4%
25-34 1,307 12.4% 841   1,896 -589 -31.1%
35-44 1,159 11.0% 815   1,644 -485 -29.5%
45-54 1,302 12.4% 933   1,901 -599 -31.5%
55-59 700 6.7% 535   1,019 -319 -31.3%
60-64 481 4.6% 348   685 -204 -29.8%
65 and older 336 3.2% 209   456 -120 -26.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 5,745 3,949 8,391
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 100 1.7% 67   139 -39 -28.1%
Mining 1 0.0% 1   6 -5 -83.3%
Utilities 8 0.1% 5   17 -9 -52.9%
Construction 449 7.7% 275   792 -343 -43.3%
Manufacturing 467 8.0% 406   702 -235 -33.5%
Wholesale Trade 161 2.8% 139   194 -33 -17.0%
Retail Trade 458 7.8% 334   625 -167 -26.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 106 1.8% 86   138 -32 -23.2%
Information 69 1.2% 55   125 -56 -44.8%
Finance and Insurance 114 2.0% 112   106 8 7.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 50 0.9% 33   97 -47 -48.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 164 2.8% 154   198 -34 -17.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4 0.1% 3   10 -6 -60.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 414 7.1% 317   571 -157 -27.5%
Educational Services 92 1.6% 103   139 -47 -33.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 434 7.4% 405   528 -94 -17.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 163 2.8% 66   226 -63 -27.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 988 16.9% 263   1,237 -249 -20.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 117 2.0% 102   138 -21 -15.2%
Public Administration 97 1.7% 58   153 -56 -36.6%
Information Not Available 1,289 22.1% 965   2,250 -961 -42.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 60,002 49,199 67,554
Male 32,920 54.9% 25,837   36,343 -3,423 -9.4%
Female 25,397 42.3% 21,852   29,481 -4,084 -13.9%
Information Not Available 1,685 2.8% 1,510   1,730 -45 -2.6%
 
Ethnicity 60,002 49,199 67,554
Hispanic or Latino 2,838 4.7% 1,777   3,200 -362 -11.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 45,269 75.4% 37,703   50,939 -5,670 -11.1%
Information Not Available 11,895 19.8% 9,719   13,415 -1,520 -11.3%
 
Race 60,002 49,199 67,554
American Indian or Alaskan Native 721 1.2% 444   752 -31 -4.1%
Asian 613 1.0% 552   675 -62 -9.2%
Black or African American 11,267 18.8% 9,798   12,245 -978 -8.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 63 0.1% 56   67 -4 -6.0%
White 33,460 55.8% 27,496   38,438 -4,978 -13.0%
Information Not Available 13,878 23.1% 10,853   15,377 -1,499 -9.7%
 
Years of Age 60,002 49,199 67,554
Younger than 22 1,555 1.7% 1,094   1,784 -229 -12.8%
22-24 3,404 3.8% 2,532   4,133 -729 -17.6%
25-34 14,388 16.1% 11,654   16,218 -1,830 -11.3%
35-44 13,349 15.0% 11,100   14,810 -1,461 -9.9%
45-54 14,276 16.0% 12,168   16,348 -2,072 -12.7%
55-59 6,450 7.2% 5,576   7,373 -923 -12.5%
60-64 4,219 4.7% 3,443   4,335 -116 -2.7%
65 and older 2,361 2.6% 1,632   2,551 -190 -7.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Industry 60,002 49,199 67,554
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 928 1.5% 389   1,080 -152 -14.1%
Mining 242 0.4% 374   135 107 79.3%
Utilities 74 0.1% 66   58 16 27.6%
Construction 5,251 8.6% 3,576   5,665 -414 -7.3%
Manufacturing 11,183 18.4% 8,546   8,682 2,501 28.8%
Wholesale Trade 2,845 4.7% 3,537   3,276 -431 -13.2%
Retail Trade 3,838 6.3% 3,333   4,381 -543 -12.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,412 2.3% 1,219   1,767 -355 -20.1%
Information 721 1.2% 747   837 -116 -13.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,178 1.9% 1,117   1,580 -402 -25.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 718 1.2% 610   948 -230 -24.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,007 6.6% 3,643   4,253 -246 -5.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,172 1.9% 1,134   2,484 -1,312 -52.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,122 11.7% 5,777   8,391 -1,269 -15.1%
Educational Services 1,361 2.2% 1,535   1,838 -477 -26.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,702 7.7% 4,633   6,469 -1,767 -27.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,891 3.1% 566   2,443 -552 -22.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,611 5.9% 2,068   4,298 -687 -16.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,657 2.7% 1,428   1,863 -206 -11.1%
Public Administration 1,560 2.6% 1,062   1,449 111 7.7%
Information Not Available 4,529 7.4% 3,839   5,657 -1,128 -19.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 38,541 28,572 42,342
Male 25,734 66.8% 16,741   27,971 -2,237 -8.0%
Female 12,805 33.2% 11,831   14,360 -1,555 -10.8%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 0   11 -9 -81.8%
 
Ethnicity 38,541 28,572 42,342
Hispanic or Latino 1,473 3.8% 1,116   1,712 -239 -14.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 33,040 85.7% 24,250   36,284 -3,244 -8.9%
Information Not Available 4,028 10.5% 3,206   4,346 -318 -7.3%
 
Race 38,541 28,572 42,342
American Indian or Alaskan Native 575 1.5% 421   631 -56 -8.9%
Asian 878 2.3% 909   893 -15 -1.7%
Black or African American 2,772 7.2% 2,556   2,960 -188 -6.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 77 0.2% 75   88 -11 -12.5%
White 31,149 80.8% 22,062   34,418 -3,269 -9.5%
Information Not Available 3,090 8.0% 2,549   3,352 -262 -7.8%
 
Years of Age 38,541 28,572 42,342
Younger than 22 882 1.3% 403   1,093 -211 -19.3%
22-24 1,878 2.8% 1,079   2,159 -281 -13.0%
25-34 9,105 13.7% 6,569   10,375 -1,270 -12.2%
35-44 8,135 12.2% 6,248   8,807 -672 -7.6%
45-54 8,922 13.4% 6,785   9,986 -1,064 -10.7%
55-59 4,795 7.2% 3,618   4,922 -127 -2.6%
60-64 3,239 4.9% 2,624   3,197 42 1.3%
65 and older 1,576 2.4% 1,241   1,790 -214 -12.0%
Information Not Available 9 0.0% 5   13 -4 -30.8%
 
Industry 38,541 28,572 42,342
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 459 1.2% 214   556 -97 -17.4%
Mining 986 2.5% 865   229 757 330.6%
Utilities 156 0.4% 100   173 -17 -9.8%
Construction 8,975 23.0% 3,320   10,376 -1,401 -13.5%
Manufacturing 4,629 11.9% 4,243   4,504 125 2.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,653 4.2% 1,618   1,617 36 2.2%
Retail Trade 2,328 6.0% 2,052   2,969 -641 -21.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 969 2.5% 656   977 -8 -0.8%
Information 633 1.6% 656   741 -108 -14.6%
Finance and Insurance 917 2.4% 965   1,187 -270 -22.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 510 1.3% 482   645 -135 -20.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,234 5.7% 1,963   2,236 -2 -0.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 872 2.2% 839   641 231 36.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,489 8.9% 2,592   4,319 -830 -19.2%
Educational Services 1,028 2.6% 1,039   1,094 -66 -6.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,595 6.7% 2,584   3,107 -512 -16.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 951 2.4% 462   1,133 -182 -16.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,849 4.7% 1,372   2,175 -326 -15.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 974 2.5% 865   1,080 -106 -9.8%
Public Administration 1,097 2.8% 654   1,090 7 0.6%
Information Not Available 1,237 3.2% 1,031   1,493 -256 -17.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,047 24,581 32,257
Male 14,175 54.4% 12,608   17,036 -2,861 -16.8%
Female 11,841 45.5% 11,942   15,158 -3,317 -21.9%
Information Not Available 31 0.1% 31   63 -32 -50.8%
 
Ethnicity 26,047 24,581 32,257
Hispanic or Latino 1,007 3.9% 916   1,171 -164 -14.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,563 78.9% 18,996   24,853 -4,290 -17.3%
Information Not Available 4,477 17.2% 4,669   6,233 -1,756 -28.2%
 
Race 26,047 24,581 32,257
American Indian or Alaskan Native 197 0.8% 176   182 15 8.2%
Asian 194 0.7% 178   197 -3 -1.5%
Black or African American 5,542 21.3% 5,595   6,657 -1,115 -16.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 978 3.8% 950   1,073 -95 -8.9%
White 17,319 66.5% 15,943   20,497 -3,178 -15.5%
Information Not Available 1,817 7.0% 1,739   3,651 -1,834 -50.2%
 
Years of Age 26,047 24,581 32,257
Younger than 22 596 1.4% 507   767 -171 -22.3%
22-24 1,190 2.9% 1,141   1,714 -524 -30.6%
25-34 6,226 15.0% 5,643   7,727 -1,501 -19.4%
35-44 5,808 14.0% 5,701   7,275 -1,467 -20.2%
45-54 6,367 15.3% 5,958   7,795 -1,428 -18.3%
55-59 2,881 6.9% 2,768   3,437 -556 -16.2%
60-64 1,788 4.3% 1,764   2,099 -311 -14.8%
65 and older 1,190 2.9% 1,096   1,442 -252 -17.5%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 3   1 0 0.0%
 
Industry 26,047 24,581 32,257
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 174 0.7% 123   180 -6 -3.3%
Mining 107 0.4% 92   94 13 13.8%
Utilities 57 0.2% 67   43 14 32.6%
Construction 2,991 11.4% 2,308   3,815 -824 -21.6%
Manufacturing 3,543 13.5% 3,334   3,583 -40 -1.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,106 4.2% 1,123   1,288 -182 -14.1%
Retail Trade 2,407 9.2% 2,500   3,072 -665 -21.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 744 2.8% 755   944 -200 -21.2%
Information 519 2.0% 548   656 -137 -20.9%
Finance and Insurance 733 2.8% 889   1,077 -344 -31.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 468 1.8% 406   505 -37 -7.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,272 4.9% 1,329   1,710 -438 -25.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 151 0.6% 160   157 -6 -3.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,455 13.2% 3,180   4,258 -803 -18.9%
Educational Services 618 2.4% 703   874 -256 -29.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,936 11.2% 3,068   3,992 -1,056 -26.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 529 2.0% 321   635 -106 -16.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,997 7.6% 1,655   2,744 -747 -27.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 708 2.7% 677   820 -112 -13.7%
Public Administration 345 1.3% 303   464 -119 -25.6%
Information Not Available 1,187 4.5% 1,040   1,346 -159 -11.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Nov 2015 Percent Oct 2015     Nov 2014 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,770 12,072 14,566
Male 6,830 53.5% 6,093   7,030 -200 -2.8%
Female