Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

January 2016

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
January 2016
Jan 2016 Dec 2015 Monthly Change Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,643,806 2,265,989 377,817 2,761,704 -117,898 -4.3
Alaska 12,760 11,923 837 12,114 646 5.3
Alabama 23,845 22,259 1,586 26,222 -2,377 -9.1
Arkansas 21,772 20,916 856 24,655 -2,883 -11.7
Arizona 27,286 26,950 336 29,755 -2,469 -8.3
California 404,600 386,475 18,125 390,097 14,503 3.7
Colorado 34,092 30,735 3,357 32,680 1,412 4.3
Connecticut 47,251 37,632 9,619 55,705 -8,454 -15.2
District of Columbia 8,531 8,369 162 9,696 -1,165 -12.0
Delaware 7,903 3,492 4,411 8,990 -1,087 -12.1
Florida 51,918 53,891 -1,973 73,130 -21,212 -29.0
Georgia 39,003 36,113 2,890 46,758 -7,755 -16.6
Hawaii 6,388 6,229 159 9,038 -2,650 -29.3
Iowa 35,168 24,091 11,077 36,905 -1,737 -4.7
Idaho 13,582 11,127 2,455 13,070 512 3.9
Illinois 166,802 136,400 30,402 173,306 -6,504 -3.8
Indiana 35,439 26,268 9,171 41,224 -5,785 -14.0
Kansas 19,059 14,096 4,963 22,532 -3,473 -15.4
Kentucky 29,578 22,876 6,702 30,826 -1,248 -4.0
Louisiana 23,598 23,364 234 18,854 4,744 25.2
Massachusetts 78,891 59,739 19,152 96,271 -17,380 -18.1
Maryland 46,552 39,501 7,051 57,044 -10,492 -18.4
Maine 11,978 7,951 4,027 14,531 -2,553 -17.6
Michigan 119,959 86,506 33,453 122,173 -2,214 -1.8
Minnesota 70,462 57,319 13,143 66,736 3,726 5.6
Missouri 41,727 30,494 11,233 49,467 -7,740 -15.6
Mississippi 14,523 13,751 772 15,632 -1,109 -7.1
Montana 10,734 9,411 1,323 11,174 -440 -3.9
North Carolina 31,509 28,441 3,068 40,146 -8,637 -21.5
North Dakota 10,120 6,132 3,988 7,113 3,007 42.3
Nebraska 8,884 6,248 2,636 10,826 -1,942 -17.9
New Hampshire 6,306 4,773 1,533 7,997 -1,691 -21.1
New Jersey 121,620 100,856 20,764 137,466 -15,846 -11.5
New Mexico 13,636 14,020 -384 13,771 -135 -1.0
Nevada 27,326 27,166 160 29,971 -2,645 -8.8
New York 197,925 164,557 33,368 218,370 -20,445 -9.4
Ohio 91,833 69,060 22,773 92,318 -485 -0.5
Oklahoma 23,631 22,968 663 18,323 5,308 29.0
Oregon 37,390 33,781 3,609 41,075 -3,685 -9.0
Pennsylvania 183,403 148,418 34,985 187,309 -3,906 -2.1
Puerto Rico 19,948 19,519 429 22,303 -2,355 -10.6
Rhode Island 12,203 8,952 3,251 13,730 -1,527 -11.1
South Carolina 24,097 22,087 2,010 27,350 -3,253 -11.9
South Dakota 3,621 2,543 1,078 3,703 -82 -2.2
Tennessee 28,954 23,754 5,200 34,062 -5,108 -15.0
Texas 174,003 169,174 4,829 128,331 45,672 35.6
Utah 17,245 13,534 3,711 16,683 562 3.4
Virginia 40,045 33,573 6,472 46,319 -6,274 -13.5
Virgin Islands 285 287 -2 389 -104 -26.7
Vermont 6,476 4,379 2,097 7,059 -583 -8.3
Washington 65,420 61,577 3,843 65,848 -428 -0.6
Wisconsin 65,963 49,406 16,557 79,041 -13,078 -16.5
West Virginia 22,408 17,579 4,829 19,340 3,068 15.9
Wyoming 6,154 5,327 827 4,276 1,878 43.9
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,643,806   2,265,989   2,761,704 -117,898 -4.3
Male 1,696,387 64.2% 1,371,369   1,675,929 20,458 1.2%
Female 930,410 35.2% 879,131   1,041,778 -111,368 -10.7%
Information Not Available 17,009 0.6% 15,489   43,997 -26,988 -61.3%
 
Ethnicity 2,643,806   2,265,989   2,761,704    
Hispanic or Latino 492,130 18.6% 432,461   479,272 12,858 2.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,814,790 84.3% 1,537,087   1,925,205 -110,415 -5.7%
Information Not Available 336,886 11.3% 296,441   357,127 -20,241 -5.7%
 
Race 2,643,806   2,265,989   2,761,704
American Indian or Alaskan Native 34,780 1.3% 29,998   36,309 -1,529 -4.2%
Asian 72,513 2.7% 67,551   70,425 2,088 3.0%
Black or African American 390,896 14.7% 363,108   425,297 -34,401 -8.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15,480 0.6% 11,298   12,401 3,079 24.8%
White 1,499,020 56.5% 1,222,246   1,588,398 -89,378 -5.6%
Information Not Available 642,716 24.2% 562,138   637,317 5,399 0.8%
 
Years of Age 2,643,806   2,265,989   2,761,704
Younger than 22 51,632 2.0% 51,718   56,616 -4,984 -8.8%
22-24 125,148 4.7% 113,698   137,378 -12,230 -8.9%
25-34 608,375 23.0% 535,770   642,149 -33,774 -5.3%
35-44 571,209 21.6% 489,932   599,986 -28,777 -4.8%
45-54 618,095 23.4% 527,499   659,102 -41,007 -6.2%
55-59 295,333 11.2% 247,164   299,211 -3,878 -1.3%
60-64 203,194 7.7% 165,682   200,186 3,008 1.5%
65 and older 149,701 5.7% 115,649   143,919 5,782 4.0%
Information Not Available 21,119 0.8% 18,877   23,157 -2,038 -8.8%
 
Industry 2,643,806   2,265,989   2,761,704
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 109,438 4.1% 94,614   99,699 9,739 9.8%
Mining 50,743 1.9% 42,052   27,603 23,140 83.8%
Utilities 4,678 0.2% 4,255   4,622 56 1.2%
Construction 453,224 17.1% 296,626   476,561 -23,337 -4.9%
Manufacturing 265,343 10.0% 239,951   248,805 16,538 6.6%
Wholesale Trade 79,623 3.0% 74,412   77,581 2,042 2.6%
Retail Trade 177,559 6.7% 158,427   192,259 -14,700 -7.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 90,180 3.4% 72,451   88,452 1,728 2.0%
Information 62,982 2.4% 63,080   63,161 -179 -0.3%
Finance and Insurance 55,872 2.1% 54,980   60,966 -5,094 -8.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 34,038 1.3% 30,652   35,577 -1,539 -4.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 115,610 4.4% 109,801   116,081 -471 -0.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 22,582 0.9% 12,259   15,904 6,678 42.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 358,049 13.5% 300,819   372,138 -14,089 -3.8%
Educational Services 52,794 2.0% 53,823   58,648 -5,854 -10.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 156,923 5.9% 161,187   180,193 -23,270 -12.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 63,475 2.4% 52,705   70,667 -7,192 -10.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 155,905 5.9% 126,440   176,895 -20,990 -11.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 58,356 2.2% 54,469   62,298 -3,942 -6.3%
Public Administration 45,103 1.7% 42,357   49,963 -4,860 -9.7%
Information Not Available 231,329 8.7% 220,629   283,631 -52,302 -18.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,760 11,923 12,114 646 5.3
Male 8,624 67.6% 7,960   8,050 574 7.1%
Female 4,108 32.2% 3,920   4,058 50 1.2%
Information Not Available 28 0.2% 43   6 22 366.7%
 
Ethnicity 12,760   11,923   12,114    
Hispanic or Latino 15 0.1% 7   621 -606 -97.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,253 96.0% 11,341   11,385 868 7.6%
Information Not Available 492 3.9% 575   108 384 355.6%
 
Race 12,760 11,923 12,114
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,675 28.8% 3,211   3,543 132 3.7%
Asian 568 4.5% 665   593 -25 -4.2%
Black or African American 481 3.8% 506   487 -6 -1.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 184 1.4% 225   205 -21 -10.2%
White 7,350 57.6% 6,737   6,796 554 8.2%
Information Not Available 502 3.9% 579   490 12 2.4%
 
Years of Age 12,760 11,923 12,114
Younger than 22 229 1.2% 194   283 -54 -19.1%
22-24 662 3.4% 629   736 -74 -10.1%
25-34 3,607 18.7% 3,344   3,439 168 4.9%
35-44 2,896 15.0% 2,683   2,680 216 8.1%
45-54 2,778 14.4% 2,639   2,701 77 2.9%
55-59 1,348 7.0% 1,261   1,207 141 11.7%
60-64 794 4.1% 826   677 117 17.3%
65 and older 446 2.3% 347   391 55 14.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 12,760 11,923 12,114
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 148 1.1% 85   102 46 45.1%
Mining 746 5.8% 780   418 328 78.5%
Utilities 85 0.7% 49   89 -4 -4.5%
Construction 3,346 25.9% 2,984   3,053 293 9.6%
Manufacturing 827 6.4% 1,109   924 -97 -10.5%
Wholesale Trade 111 0.9% 126   100 11 11.0%
Retail Trade 972 7.5% 817   984 -12 -1.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 647 5.0% 581   646 1 0.2%
Information 82 0.6% 82   86 -4 -4.7%
Finance and Insurance 138 1.1% 139   139 -1 -0.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 223 1.7% 220   255 -32 -12.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 435 3.4% 420   333 102 30.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 30 0.2% 28   34 -4 -11.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 705 5.5% 711   716 -11 -1.5%
Educational Services 332 2.6% 241   290 42 14.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 742 5.7% 626   779 -37 -4.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 160 1.2% 155   181 -21 -11.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 956 7.4% 882   888 68 7.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 405 3.1% 303   413 -8 -1.9%
Public Administration 1,264 9.8% 1,203   1,336 -72 -5.4%
Information Not Available 406 3.1% 382   348 58 16.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,845 22,259 26,222
Male 13,776 57.8% 12,499   14,201 -425 -3.0%
Female 10,046 42.1% 9,732   11,986 -1,940 -16.2%
Information Not Available 23 0.1% 28   35 -12 -34.3%
 
Ethnicity 23,845 22,259 26,222
Hispanic or Latino 291 1.2% 280   316 -25 -7.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,330 72.7% 15,972   19,274 -1,944 -10.1%
Information Not Available 6,224 26.1% 6,007   6,632 -408 -6.2%
 
Race 23,845 22,259 26,222
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,408 5.9% 1,335   1,404 4 0.3%
Asian 708 3.0% 582   651 57 8.8%
Black or African American 9,349 39.2% 8,717   10,381 -1,032 -9.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 24 0.1% 18   26 -2 -7.7%
White 11,177 46.9% 10,485   12,370 -1,193 -9.6%
Information Not Available 1,179 4.9% 1,122   1,390 -211 -15.2%
 
Years of Age 23,845 22,259 26,222
Younger than 22 64 0.2% 597   810 -746 -92.1%
22-24 74 0.2% 1,250   1,767 -1,693 -95.8%
25-34 933 2.9% 5,810   6,881 -5,948 -86.4%
35-44 3,930 12.3% 5,264   6,020 -2,090 -34.7%
45-54 5,233 16.3% 4,917   5,825 -592 -10.2%
55-59 2,707 8.5% 2,118   2,419 288 11.9%
60-64 2,995 9.4% 1,393   1,467 1,528 104.2%
65 and older 7,891 24.6% 897   1,016 6,875 676.7%
Information Not Available 18 0.1% 13   17 1 5.9%
 
Industry 23,845 22,259 26,222
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 207 0.9% 201   245 -38 -15.5%
Mining 944 3.9% 701   120 824 686.7%
Utilities 63 0.3% 55   39 24 61.5%
Construction 2,394 10.0% 1,980   2,778 -384 -13.8%
Manufacturing 4,185 17.4% 4,029   4,518 -333 -7.4%
Wholesale Trade 841 3.5% 766   832 9 1.1%
Retail Trade 2,438 10.1% 2,277   2,771 -333 -12.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 652 2.7% 581   687 -35 -5.1%
Information 232 1.0% 220   326 -94 -28.8%
Finance and Insurance 681 2.8% 617   867 -186 -21.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 297 1.2% 278   346 -49 -14.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 943 3.9% 1,009   1,197 -254 -21.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 42 0.2% 51   57 -15 -26.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,432 14.3% 3,130   3,814 -382 -10.0%
Educational Services 475 2.0% 495   544 -69 -12.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,770 7.4% 1,738   2,083 -313 -15.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 157 0.7% 139   184 -27 -14.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,578 6.6% 1,515   2,026 -448 -22.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 532 2.2% 544   628 -96 -15.3%
Public Administration 320 1.3% 302   420 -100 -23.8%
Information Not Available 1,662 6.9% 1,631   1,740 -78 -4.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,772 20,916 24,655
Male 12,603 57.9% 11,527   13,759 -1,156 -8.4%
Female 7,555 34.7% 7,801   9,147 -1,592 -17.4%
Information Not Available 1,614 7.4% 1,588   1,749 -135 -7.7%
 
Ethnicity 21,772 20,916 24,655
Hispanic or Latino 201 0.9% 226   1,219 -1,018 -83.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,957 91.7% 19,102   21,687 -1,730 -8.0%
Information Not Available 1,614 7.4% 1,588   1,749 -135 -7.7%
 
Race 21,772 20,916 24,655
American Indian or Alaskan Native 216 1.0% 228   211 5 2.4%
Asian 21 0.1% 21   160 -139 -86.9%
Black or African American 4,990 22.9% 5,251   6,197 -1,207 -19.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,030 4.7% 790   184 846 459.8%
White 13,700 62.9% 12,812   14,935 -1,235 -8.3%
Information Not Available 1,815 8.3% 1,814   2,968 -1,153 -38.8%
 
Years of Age 21,772 20,916 24,655
Younger than 22 648 1.9% 556   773 -125 -16.2%
22-24 1,108 3.2% 1,041   1,396 -288 -20.6%
25-34 4,563 13.4% 4,615   5,418 -855 -15.8%
35-44 4,644 13.6% 4,455   5,350 -706 -13.2%
45-54 4,825 14.1% 4,553   5,378 -553 -10.3%
55-59 2,092 6.1% 1,977   2,123 -31 -1.5%
60-64 1,326 3.9% 1,281   1,418 -92 -6.5%
65 and older 951 2.8% 850   1,050 -99 -9.4%
Information Not Available 1,615 4.7% 1,588   1,749 -134 -7.7%
 
Industry 21,772 20,916 24,655
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 872 3.9% 680   959 -87 -9.1%
Mining 529 2.3% 463   256 273 106.6%
Utilities 38 0.2% 41   31 7 22.6%
Construction 2,380 10.5% 1,848   2,562 -182 -7.1%
Manufacturing 3,070 13.6% 3,374   3,149 -79 -2.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,025 4.5% 987   999 26 2.6%
Retail Trade 1,799 7.9% 1,631   2,061 -262 -12.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 886 3.9% 793   844 42 5.0%
Information 174 0.8% 182   220 -46 -20.9%
Finance and Insurance 254 1.1% 283   371 -117 -31.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 230 1.0% 232   261 -31 -11.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 686 3.0% 695   737 -51 -6.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 58 0.3% 56   75 -17 -22.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,184 9.6% 2,152   2,654 -470 -17.7%
Educational Services 295 1.3% 375   390 -95 -24.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,674 7.4% 1,834   2,510 -836 -33.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 271 1.2% 247   289 -18 -6.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,293 5.7% 1,100   1,538 -245 -15.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 465 2.1% 473   567 -102 -18.0%
Public Administration 344 1.5% 350   492 -148 -30.1%
Information Not Available 3,245 14.3% 3,120   3,690 -445 -12.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 27,286 26,950 29,755
Male 15,284 56.0% 14,756   17,097 -1,813 -10.6%
Female 11,989 43.9% 12,166   12,633 -644 -5.1%
Information Not Available 13 0.0% 28   25 -12 -48.0%
 
Ethnicity 27,286 26,950 29,755
Hispanic or Latino 7,632 28.0% 7,573   8,682 -1,050 -12.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,259 52.3% 13,741   15,209 -950 -6.2%
Information Not Available 5,395 19.8% 5,636   5,864 -469 -8.0%
 
Race 27,286 26,950 29,755
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,399 8.8% 2,234   2,547 -148 -5.8%
Asian 1,034 3.8% 1,194   1,016 18 1.8%
Black or African American 2,275 8.3% 2,211   2,200 75 3.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 315 1.2% 377   388 -73 -18.8%
White 15,635 57.3% 15,482   17,217 -1,582 -9.2%
Information Not Available 5,628 20.6% 5,452   6,387 -759 -11.9%
 
Years of Age 27,286 26,950 29,755
Younger than 22 534 1.3% 512   646 -112 -17.3%
22-24 1,304 3.2% 1,179   1,466 -162 -11.1%
25-34 6,324 15.5% 6,242   6,927 -603 -8.7%
35-44 5,969 14.6% 5,823   6,477 -508 -7.8%
45-54 6,449 15.8% 6,474   7,168 -719 -10.0%
55-59 3,172 7.8% 3,158   3,432 -260 -7.6%
60-64 2,161 5.3% 2,123   2,210 -49 -2.2%
65 and older 1,373 3.4% 1,439   1,429 -56 -3.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 27,286 26,950 29,755
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 493 1.8% 487   594 -101 -17.0%
Mining 204 0.7% 189   260 -56 -21.5%
Utilities 70 0.3% 65   79 -9 -11.4%
Construction 2,499 9.0% 2,375   3,658 -1,159 -31.7%
Manufacturing 1,612 5.8% 1,562   1,936 -324 -16.7%
Wholesale Trade 937 3.4% 977   931 6 0.6%
Retail Trade 2,246 8.1% 2,175   2,344 -98 -4.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 674 2.4% 614   662 12 1.8%
Information 449 1.6% 461   448 1 0.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,062 3.8% 1,037   1,141 -79 -6.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 509 1.8% 550   578 -69 -11.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,304 4.7% 1,332   1,434 -130 -9.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 119 0.4% 91   103 16 15.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,892 14.0% 3,597   4,224 -332 -7.9%
Educational Services 817 2.9% 777   788 29 3.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,329 8.4% 2,352   2,417 -88 -3.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 360 1.3% 344   414 -54 -13.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,494 5.4% 1,549   1,741 -247 -14.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 578 2.1% 554   701 -123 -17.5%
Public Administration 812 2.9% 797   743 69 9.3%
Information Not Available 4,826 17.4% 5,065   4,559 267 5.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 404,600 386,475 390,097
Male 236,326 58.4% 214,926   225,245 11,081 4.9%
Female 167,982 41.5% 171,353   164,562 3,420 2.1%
Information Not Available 292 0.1% 196   290 2 0.7%
 
Ethnicity 404,600 386,475 390,097
Hispanic or Latino 185,629 45.9% 170,766   166,204 19,425 11.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 187,090 46.2% 184,670   191,618 -4,528 -2.4%
Information Not Available 31,881 7.9% 31,039   32,275 -394 -1.2%
 
Race 404,600 386,475 390,097
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,315 0.8% 2,644   3,672 -357 -9.7%
Asian 35,390 8.7% 33,781   31,405 3,985 12.7%
Black or African American 29,053 7.2% 29,669   29,859 -806 -2.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 119,333 29.5% 118,576   126,682 -7,349 -5.8%
Information Not Available 217,509 53.8% 201,805   198,479 19,030 9.6%
 
Years of Age 404,600 386,475 390,097
Younger than 22 6,727 1.4% 11,162   7,924 -1,197 -15.1%
22-24 20,864 4.3% 21,639   19,423 1,441 7.4%
25-34 99,152 20.2% 94,685   91,026 8,126 8.9%
35-44 82,285 16.8% 79,704   82,522 -237 -0.3%
45-54 91,644 18.7% 89,495   93,441 -1,797 -1.9%
55-59 44,652 9.1% 42,594   41,938 2,714 6.5%
60-64 33,245 6.8% 28,592   31,598 1,647 5.2%
65 and older 26,031 5.3% 18,604   22,128 3,903 17.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   97 -97 -100.0%
 
Industry 404,600 386,475 390,097
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 83,749 17.1% 74,320   71,989 11,760 16.3%
Mining 1,755 0.4% 1,860   1,739 16 0.9%
Utilities 1,072 0.2% 881   1,256 -184 -14.6%
Construction 41,727 8.5% 27,514   36,913 4,814 13.0%
Manufacturing 37,730 7.7% 38,579   37,976 -246 -0.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,462 0.3% 979   1,643 -181 -11.0%
Retail Trade 25,933 5.3% 25,556   23,771 2,162 9.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 11,797 2.4% 11,456   13,142 -1,345 -10.2%
Information 31,588 6.5% 33,781   29,762 1,826 6.1%
Finance and Insurance 6,532 1.3% 7,540   7,151 -619 -8.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,437 0.5% 1,762   2,609 -172 -6.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,337 1.3% 6,756   7,634 -1,297 -17.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 65,906 13.5% 66,485   64,839 1,067 1.6%
Educational Services 14,039 2.9% 12,631   14,495 -456 -3.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 22,619 4.6% 24,381   24,061 -1,442 -6.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 7,117 1.5% 8,715   6,957 160 2.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 15,307 3.1% 16,058   15,944 -637 -4.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 9,847 2.0% 9,596   9,663 184 1.9%
Public Administration 4,387 0.9% 4,798   5,025 -638 -12.7%
Information Not Available 13,259 2.7% 12,827   13,528 -269 -2.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 34,092 30,735 32,680
Male 21,982 64.5% 18,846   20,190 1,792 8.9%
Female 12,108 35.5% 11,888   12,490 -382 -3.1%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 1   0 2 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 34,092 30,735 32,680
Hispanic or Latino 8,523 25.0% 7,255   8,206 317 3.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,426 65.8% 20,641   21,474 952 4.4%
Information Not Available 3,143 9.2% 2,839   3,000 143 4.8%
 
Race 34,092 30,735 32,680
American Indian or Alaskan Native 701 2.1% 609   637 64 10.0%
Asian 542 1.6% 543   589 -47 -8.0%
Black or African American 1,918 5.6% 1,783   1,916 2 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 134 0.4% 128   126 8 6.3%
White 23,764 69.7% 21,516   23,262 502 2.2%
Information Not Available 7,033 20.6% 6,156   6,150 883 14.4%
 
Years of Age 34,092 30,735 32,680
Younger than 22 618 1.1% 477   514 104 20.2%
22-24 1,291 2.3% 1,080   1,225 66 5.4%
25-34 7,496 13.6% 6,668   7,318 178 2.4%
35-44 7,492 13.6% 6,901   7,268 224 3.1%
45-54 8,367 15.2% 7,622   8,180 187 2.3%
55-59 4,403 8.0% 3,911   3,942 461 11.7%
60-64 2,869 5.2% 2,656   2,742 127 4.6%
65 and older 1,550 2.8% 1,411   1,490 60 4.0%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 9   1 5 500.0%
 
Industry 34,092 30,735 32,680
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 395 1.1% 369   383 12 3.1%
Mining 1,355 3.9% 1,192   543 812 149.5%
Utilities 89 0.3% 76   43 46 107.0%
Construction 6,892 20.0% 5,131   6,429 463 7.2%
Manufacturing 2,136 6.2% 2,002   1,741 395 22.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,466 4.3% 1,330   1,122 344 30.7%
Retail Trade 2,303 6.7% 2,211   2,380 -77 -3.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,098 3.2% 1,023   1,023 75 7.3%
Information 954 2.8% 995   899 55 6.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,057 3.1% 1,021   1,095 -38 -3.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 518 1.5% 539   665 -147 -22.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,769 8.0% 2,760   2,500 269 10.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 572 1.7% 489   557 15 2.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,616 13.4% 3,909   4,876 -260 -5.3%
Educational Services 862 2.5% 904   921 -59 -6.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,101 6.1% 2,060   2,295 -194 -8.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 520 1.5% 531   591 -71 -12.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,626 4.7% 1,661   1,883 -257 -13.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 691 2.0% 715   742 -51 -6.9%
Public Administration 1,088 3.2% 894   1,123 -35 -3.1%
Information Not Available 984 2.9% 923   869 115 13.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 47,251 37,632 55,705
Male 30,816 65.2% 22,335   36,242 -5,426 -15.0%
Female 16,435 34.8% 15,297   19,463 -3,028 -15.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 47,251 37,632 55,705
Hispanic or Latino 8,387 17.7% 6,284   9,581 -1,194 -12.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 38,864 82.3% 31,348   46,124 -7,260 -15.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 47,251 37,632 55,705
American Indian or Alaskan Native 147 0.3% 146   212 -65 -30.7%
Asian 812 1.7% 711   899 -87 -9.7%
Black or African American 6,111 12.9% 5,486   7,217 -1,106 -15.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 26,904 56.9% 21,060   31,658 -4,754 -15.0%
Information Not Available 13,277 28.1% 10,229   15,719 -2,442 -15.5%
 
Years of Age 47,251 37,632 55,705
Younger than 22 596 0.9% 845   863 -267 -30.9%
22-24 1,936 2.8% 1,777   2,588 -652 -25.2%
25-34 10,311 14.8% 8,522   12,840 -2,529 -19.7%
35-44 9,445 13.5% 7,430   11,117 -1,672 -15.0%
45-54 11,350 16.2% 8,905   13,297 -1,947 -14.6%
55-59 5,655 8.1% 4,271   6,415 -760 -11.8%
60-64 4,275 6.1% 3,224   4,585 -310 -6.8%
65 and older 3,683 5.3% 2,658   4,000 -317 -7.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 47,251 37,632 55,705
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 711 1.5% 479   835 -124 -14.9%
Mining 56 0.1% 21   53 3 5.7%
Utilities 71 0.1% 44   67 4 6.0%
Construction 8,224 17.1% 4,406   9,646 -1,422 -14.7%
Manufacturing 4,734 9.9% 4,240   5,261 -527 -10.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,700 3.5% 1,502   1,980 -280 -14.1%
Retail Trade 4,375 9.1% 3,946   5,611 -1,236 -22.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,904 4.0% 1,268   2,020 -116 -5.7%
Information 656 1.4% 689   787 -131 -16.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,157 2.4% 1,099   1,547 -390 -25.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 640 1.3% 551   754 -114 -15.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,728 3.6% 1,750   1,982 -254 -12.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 242 0.5% 244   268 -26 -9.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,821 16.3% 5,575   9,096 -1,275 -14.0%
Educational Services 1,144 2.4% 1,210   1,444 -300 -20.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,105 8.6% 4,412   4,946 -841 -17.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,914 4.0% 1,405   2,412 -498 -20.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,460 7.2% 2,334   3,983 -523 -13.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,316 2.7% 1,293   1,536 -220 -14.3%
Public Administration 588 1.2% 558   696 -108 -15.5%
Information Not Available 705 1.5% 606   781 -76 -9.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,531 8,369 9,696
Male 3,943 46.2% 3,779   4,699 -756 -16.1%
Female 4,588 53.8% 4,590   4,997 -409 -8.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,531 8,369 9,696
Hispanic or Latino 744 8.7% 642   1,026 -282 -27.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,762 91.0% 7,693   8,632 -870 -10.1%
Information Not Available 25 0.3% 34   38 -13 -34.2%
 
Race 8,531 8,369 9,696
American Indian or Alaskan Native 42 0.5% 43   41 1 2.4%
Asian 231 2.7% 212   232 -1 -0.4%
Black or African American 6,015 70.5% 5,990   6,651 -636 -9.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 20 0.2% 20   23 -3 -13.0%
White 1,562 18.3% 1,487   1,914 -352 -18.4%
Information Not Available 661 7.7% 617   835 -174 -20.8%
 
Years of Age 8,531 8,369 9,696
Younger than 22 152 1.6% 140   180 -28 -15.6%
22-24 450 4.7% 462   589 -139 -23.6%
25-34 2,359 24.7% 2,418   2,695 -336 -12.5%
35-44 1,901 19.9% 1,866   2,142 -241 -11.3%
45-54 1,965 20.6% 1,849   2,164 -199 -9.2%
55-59 851 8.9% 779   965 -114 -11.8%
60-64 537 5.6% 548   606 -69 -11.4%
65 and older 316 3.3% 307   355 -39 -11.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,531 8,369 9,696
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   2 -2 -100.0%
Construction 11 0.1% 14   41 -30 -73.2%
Manufacturing 1 0.0% 3   4 -3 -75.0%
Wholesale Trade 1 0.0% 3   4 -3 -75.0%
Retail Trade 17 0.2% 14   35 -18 -51.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 12 0.1% 5   21 -9 -42.9%
Information 5 0.1% 7   6 -1 -16.7%
Finance and Insurance 10 0.1% 11   10 0 0.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1 0.0% 5   5 -4 -80.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 33 0.4% 42   48 -15 -31.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 42 0.5% 40   58 -16 -27.6%
Educational Services 9 0.1% 14   8 1 12.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8 0.1% 14   12 -4 -33.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3 0.0% 1   4 -1 -25.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 14 0.2% 15   29 -15 -51.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 8 0.1% 9   20 -12 -60.0%
Public Administration 1 0.0% 1   2 -1 -50.0%
Information Not Available 8,355 97.9% 8,171   9,387 -1,032 -11.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,903 3,492 8,990
Male 3,858 48.8% 1,577   4,537 -679 -15.0%
Female 3,683 46.6% 1,750   4,050 -367 -9.1%
Information Not Available 362 4.6% 165   403 -41 -10.2%
 
Ethnicity 7,903 3,492 8,990
Hispanic or Latino 609 7.7% 283   622 -13 -2.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,932 87.7% 3,044   7,965 -1,033 -13.0%
Information Not Available 362 4.6% 165   403 -41 -10.2%
 
Race 7,903 3,492 8,990
American Indian or Alaskan Native 33 0.4% 7   24 9 37.5%
Asian 152 1.9% 65   197 -45 -22.8%
Black or African American 3,151 39.9% 1,377   3,381 -230 -6.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1% 2   9 -3 -33.3%
White 4,300 54.4% 1,930   5,075 -775 -15.3%
Information Not Available 261 3.3% 111   303 -42 -13.9%
 
Years of Age 7,903 3,492 8,990
Younger than 22 106 0.9% 31   113 -7 -6.2%
22-24 371 3.2% 131   434 -63 -14.5%
25-34 1,944 16.7% 820   2,234 -290 -13.0%
35-44 1,615 13.9% 740   1,891 -276 -14.6%
45-54 1,878 16.2% 828   2,230 -352 -15.8%
55-59 896 7.7% 415   941 -45 -4.8%
60-64 594 5.1% 283   618 -24 -3.9%
65 and older 425 3.7% 209   447 -22 -4.9%
Information Not Available 74 0.6% 35   82 -8 -9.8%
 
Industry 7,903 3,492 8,990
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 25 0.3% 11   27 -2 -7.4%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 13 0.2% 6   2 11 550.0%
Construction 769 9.7% 226   853 -84 -9.8%
Manufacturing 450 5.7% 200   613 -163 -26.6%
Wholesale Trade 265 3.3% 119   226 39 17.3%
Retail Trade 1,136 14.3% 496   1,337 -201 -15.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 248 3.1% 107   277 -29 -10.5%
Information 73 0.9% 39   177 -104 -58.8%
Finance and Insurance 536 6.8% 270   695 -159 -22.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 150 1.9% 65   210 -60 -28.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 379 4.8% 202   414 -35 -8.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 35 0.4% 11   20 15 75.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,463 18.5% 601   1,510 -47 -3.1%
Educational Services 175 2.2% 102   190 -15 -7.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 905 11.4% 478   932 -27 -2.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 160 2.0% 61   206 -46 -22.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 798 10.1% 334   903 -105 -11.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 221 2.8% 115   268 -47 -17.5%
Public Administration 79 1.0% 36   109 -30 -27.5%
Information Not Available 23 0.3% 13   21 2 9.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 51,918 53,891 73,130
Male 26,100 50.3% 26,467   37,132 -11,032 -29.7%
Female 25,736 49.6% 27,250   35,954 -10,218 -28.4%
Information Not Available 82 0.2% 174   44 38 86.4%
 
Ethnicity 51,918 53,891 73,130
Hispanic or Latino 12,655 24.4% 13,484   17,403 -4,748 -27.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 34,391 66.2% 35,517   50,134 -15,743 -31.4%
Information Not Available 4,872 9.4% 4,890   5,593 -721 -12.9%
 
Race 51,918 53,891 73,130
American Indian or Alaskan Native 319 0.6% 320   440 -121 -27.5%
Asian 796 1.5% 782   1,062 -266 -25.0%
Black or African American 12,567 24.2% 13,241   17,932 -5,365 -29.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 240 0.5% 236   400 -160 -40.0%
White 31,911 61.5% 33,071   45,806 -13,895 -30.3%
Information Not Available 6,085 11.7% 6,241   7,490 -1,405 -18.8%
 
Years of Age 51,918 53,891 73,130
Younger than 22 473 0.6% 554   938 -465 -49.6%
22-24 1,504 1.9% 1,620   2,613 -1,109 -42.4%
25-34 10,160 12.7% 10,677   15,663 -5,503 -35.1%
35-44 10,152 12.7% 10,486   14,444 -4,292 -29.7%
45-54 10,674 13.3% 11,541   15,786 -5,112 -32.4%
55-59 5,201 6.5% 5,431   7,203 -2,002 -27.8%
60-64 3,675 4.6% 3,721   4,966 -1,291 -26.0%
65 and older 2,403 3.0% 2,437   3,236 -833 -25.7%
Information Not Available 7,676 9.6% 7,424   8,281 -605 -7.3%
 
Industry 51,918 53,891 73,130
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 491 0.9% 437   664 -173 -26.1%
Mining 138 0.3% 142   89 49 55.1%
Utilities 67 0.1% 84   131 -64 -48.9%
Construction 3,468 6.6% 3,309   4,648 -1,180 -25.4%
Manufacturing 2,586 4.9% 2,552   3,259 -673 -20.7%
Wholesale Trade 2,246 4.3% 2,511   2,858 -612 -21.4%
Retail Trade 4,887 9.3% 5,109   7,292 -2,405 -33.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,411 2.7% 1,367   1,956 -545 -27.9%
Information 941 1.8% 915   1,237 -296 -23.9%
Finance and Insurance 2,184 4.2% 2,221   2,935 -751 -25.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,258 2.4% 1,276   1,642 -384 -23.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,797 7.2% 3,935   5,029 -1,232 -24.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 498 1.0% 473   475 23 4.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,565 16.3% 9,066   13,489 -4,924 -36.5%
Educational Services 1,261 2.4% 1,624   1,766 -505 -28.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,639 8.9% 5,096   6,441 -1,802 -28.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 896 1.7% 911   1,329 -433 -32.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,984 7.6% 4,170   5,786 -1,802 -31.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,572 3.0% 1,745   2,046 -474 -23.2%
Public Administration 674 1.3% 794   1,176 -502 -42.7%
Information Not Available 6,355 12.1% 6,154   8,882 -2,527 -28.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 39,003 36,113 46,758
Male 19,685 50.5% 17,921   23,812 -4,127 -17.3%
Female 18,330 47.0% 17,559   22,222 -3,892 -17.5%
Information Not Available 988 2.5% 633   724 264 36.5%
 
Ethnicity 39,003 36,113 46,758
Hispanic or Latino 77 0.2% 213   169 -92 -54.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 37,938 97.3% 35,267   45,865 -7,927 -17.3%
Information Not Available 988 2.5% 633   724 264 36.5%
 
Race 39,003 36,113 46,758
American Indian or Alaskan Native 202 0.5% 197   295 -93 -31.5%
Asian 536 1.4% 568   606 -70 -11.6%
Black or African American 21,188 54.3% 19,667   25,445 -4,257 -16.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 16,089 41.3% 15,048   19,688 -3,599 -18.3%
Information Not Available 988 2.5% 633   724 264 36.5%
 
Years of Age 39,003 36,113 46,758
Younger than 22 578 1.1% 840   891 -313 -35.1%
22-24 1,643 3.1% 1,871   2,391 -748 -31.3%
25-34 9,323 17.7% 9,218   11,591 -2,268 -19.6%
35-44 8,937 16.9% 8,567   11,058 -2,121 -19.2%
45-54 8,728 16.5% 8,367   10,592 -1,864 -17.6%
55-59 3,646 6.9% 3,163   4,391 -745 -17.0%
60-64 2,285 4.3% 1,935   2,701 -416 -15.4%
65 and older 1,305 2.5% 1,028   1,614 -309 -19.1%
Information Not Available 2,558 4.8% 1,124   1,529 1,029 67.3%
 
Industry 39,003 36,113 46,758
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 903 2.3% 785   896 7 0.8%
Mining 28 0.1% 44   30 -2 -6.7%
Utilities 30 0.1% 37   54 -24 -44.4%
Construction 1,860 4.7% 1,512   2,567 -707 -27.5%
Manufacturing 2,992 7.5% 2,940   3,117 -125 -4.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,446 3.6% 1,433   1,723 -277 -16.1%
Retail Trade 2,649 6.6% 2,393   3,606 -957 -26.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 749 1.9% 632   847 -98 -11.6%
Information 691 1.7% 731   903 -212 -23.5%
Finance and Insurance 1,101 2.8% 1,008   1,112 -11 -1.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 485 1.2% 467   615 -130 -21.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,656 16.7% 6,222   7,690 -1,034 -13.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 50 0.1% 42   35 15 42.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 93 0.2% 94   122 -29 -23.8%
Educational Services 873 2.2% 813   1,217 -344 -28.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,833 4.6% 1,869   2,184 -351 -16.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,720 4.3% 1,554   2,769 -1,049 -37.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 400 1.0% 266   535 -135 -25.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 305 0.8% 340   504 -199 -39.5%
Public Administration 421 1.1% 409   574 -153 -26.7%
Information Not Available 13,718 34.4% 12,522   15,658 -1,940 -12.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,388 6,229 9,038
Male 4,105 64.3% 3,824   6,027 -1,922 -31.9%
Female 2,282 35.7% 2,403   3,010 -728 -24.2%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 2   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,388 6,229 9,038
Hispanic or Latino 488 7.6% 458   653 -165 -25.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,278 67.0% 4,165   6,045 -1,767 -29.2%
Information Not Available 1,622 25.4% 1,606   2,340 -718 -30.7%
 
Race 6,388 6,229 9,038
American Indian or Alaskan Native 46 0.7% 48   63 -17 -27.0%
Asian 1,851 29.0% 1,771   2,954 -1,103 -37.3%
Black or African American 109 1.7% 122   153 -44 -28.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,801 28.2% 1,750   2,591 -790 -30.5%
White 1,631 25.5% 1,627   2,066 -435 -21.1%
Information Not Available 950 14.9% 911   1,211 -261 -21.6%
 
Years of Age 6,388 6,229 9,038
Younger than 22 60 0.8% 94   82 -22 -26.8%
22-24 164 2.2% 195   307 -143 -46.6%
25-34 1,394 18.8% 1,425   2,033 -639 -31.4%
35-44 1,521 20.5% 1,453   2,136 -615 -28.8%
45-54 1,445 19.5% 1,419   2,158 -713 -33.0%
55-59 738 9.9% 655   983 -245 -24.9%
60-64 599 8.1% 571   790 -191 -24.2%
65 and older 467 6.3% 417   549 -82 -14.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,388 6,229 9,038
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 50 0.8% 74   84 -34 -40.5%
Mining 2 0.0% 3   1 1 100.0%
Utilities 19 0.3% 19   7 12 171.4%
Construction 1,626 25.3% 1,400   3,119 -1,493 -47.9%
Manufacturing 197 3.1% 151   191 6 3.1%
Wholesale Trade 120 1.9% 102   144 -24 -16.7%
Retail Trade 354 5.5% 354   472 -118 -25.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 267 4.1% 260   323 -56 -17.3%
Information 191 3.0% 76   144 47 32.6%
Finance and Insurance 90 1.4% 86   125 -35 -28.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 95 1.5% 82   118 -23 -19.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 233 3.6% 307   287 -54 -18.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 43 0.7% 41   54 -11 -20.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 824 12.8% 808   1,057 -233 -22.0%
Educational Services 93 1.4% 106   83 10 12.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 322 5.0% 317   410 -88 -21.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 100 1.6% 71   109 -9 -8.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 592 9.2% 726   836 -244 -29.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 148 2.3% 152   195 -47 -24.1%
Public Administration 124 1.9% 123   168 -44 -26.2%
Information Not Available 898 13.9% 971   1,111 -213 -19.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,168 24,091 36,905
Male 26,724 76.0% 16,696   27,507 -783 -2.8%
Female 8,063 22.9% 7,080   8,521 -458 -5.4%
Information Not Available 381 1.1% 315   877 -496 -56.6%
 
Ethnicity 35,168 24,091 36,905
Hispanic or Latino 3,218 9.2% 2,226   3,061 157 5.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 30,235 86.0% 20,570   31,963 -1,728 -5.4%
Information Not Available 1,715 4.9% 1,295   1,881 -166 -8.8%
 
Race 35,168 24,091 36,905
American Indian or Alaskan Native 434 1.2% 329   259 175 67.6%
Asian 368 1.0% 314   297 71 23.9%
Black or African American 1,947 5.5% 1,545   1,767 180 10.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 27,486 78.2% 18,382   29,640 -2,154 -7.3%
Information Not Available 4,933 14.0% 3,521   4,942 -9 -0.2%
 
Years of Age 35,168 24,091 36,905
Younger than 22 725 1.2% 482   853 -128 -15.0%
22-24 1,834 3.1% 1,239   2,040 -206 -10.1%
25-34 8,477 14.2% 5,690   8,780 -303 -3.5%
35-44 7,602 12.7% 5,249   7,862 -260 -3.3%
45-54 7,616 12.7% 5,349   8,084 -468 -5.8%
55-59 4,017 6.7% 2,721   4,205 -188 -4.5%
60-64 2,778 4.6% 1,924   2,899 -121 -4.2%
65 and older 2,110 3.5% 1,428   2,169 -59 -2.7%
Information Not Available 9 0.0% 9   13 -4 -30.8%
 
Industry 35,168 24,091 36,905
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 314 0.9% 214   318 -4 -1.3%
Mining 983 2.8% 375   964 19 2.0%
Utilities 34 0.1% 30   58 -24 -41.4%
Construction 12,662 35.7% 6,222   14,067 -1,405 -10.0%
Manufacturing 6,405 18.1% 5,119   5,410 995 18.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,147 3.2% 936   1,227 -80 -6.5%
Retail Trade 1,673 4.7% 1,336   2,012 -339 -16.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,068 3.0% 718   1,145 -77 -6.7%
Information 495 1.4% 485   425 70 16.5%
Finance and Insurance 692 2.0% 619   659 33 5.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 283 0.8% 221   270 13 4.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 703 2.0% 651   759 -56 -7.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 38 0.1% 32   43 -5 -11.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,953 11.1% 2,944   4,221 -268 -6.3%
Educational Services 345 1.0% 348   342 3 0.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,239 3.5% 1,287   1,308 -69 -5.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 670 1.9% 515   817 -147 -18.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,153 3.2% 961   1,430 -277 -19.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 487 1.4% 390   556 -69 -12.4%
Public Administration 558 1.6% 505   639 -81 -12.7%
Information Not Available 266 0.7% 183   235 31 13.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,582 11,127 13,070
Male 9,947 73.2% 7,861   8,974 973 10.8%
Female 3,633 26.7% 3,264   4,093 -460 -11.2%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 2   3 -1 -33.3%
 
Ethnicity 13,582 11,127 13,070
Hispanic or Latino 2,227 16.4% 1,802   2,224 3 0.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,421 62.0% 6,931   9,746 -1,325 -13.6%
Information Not Available 2,934 21.6% 2,394   1,100 1,834 166.7%
 
Race 13,582 11,127 13,070
American Indian or Alaskan Native 741 2.9% 304   642 99 15.4%
Asian 171 0.7% 118   184 -13 -7.1%
Black or African American 170 0.7% 118   143 27 18.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 137 0.5% 79   116 21 18.1%
White 19,044 75.6% 11,288   16,010 3,034 19.0%
Information Not Available 4,925 19.6% 2,133   4,419 506 11.5%
 
Years of Age 13,582 11,127 13,070
Younger than 22 425 1.3% 309   344 81 23.5%
22-24 641 2.0% 480   647 -6 -0.9%
25-34 2,830 9.0% 2,185   2,687 143 5.3%
35-44 2,666 8.4% 2,173   2,563 103 4.0%
45-54 3,033 9.6% 2,548   3,138 -105 -3.3%
55-59 1,587 5.0% 1,339   1,564 23 1.5%
60-64 1,024 3.2% 879   1,005 19 1.9%
65 and older 1,289 4.1% 1,087   1,115 174 15.6%
Information Not Available 87 0.3% 127   7 80 1142.9%
 
Industry 13,582 11,127 13,070
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 960 6.6% 833   1,052 -92 -8.7%
Mining 286 2.0% 262   224 62 27.7%
Utilities 69 0.5% 57   53 16 30.2%
Construction 2,914 20.0% 2,058   2,283 631 27.6%
Manufacturing 1,309 9.0% 1,077   1,484 -175 -11.8%
Wholesale Trade 539 3.7% 457   456 83 18.2%
Retail Trade 1,074 7.4% 838   1,073 1 0.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 380 2.6% 342   384 -4 -1.0%
Information 112 0.8% 100   111 1 0.9%
Finance and Insurance 199 1.4% 193   220 -21 -9.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 148 1.0% 154   127 21 16.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 449 3.1% 385   449 0 0.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 16 0.1% 15   25 -9 -36.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,807 12.4% 1,391   1,712 95 5.5%
Educational Services 156 1.1% 149   179 -23 -12.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 727 5.0% 652   765 -38 -5.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 319 2.2% 280   350 -31 -8.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 572 3.9% 489   604 -32 -5.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 223 1.5% 200   258 -35 -13.6%
Public Administration 408 2.8% 341   418 -10 -2.4%
Information Not Available 915 6.3% 854   843 72 8.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 166,802 136,400 173,306
Male 112,447 67.4% 87,718   117,223 -4,776 -4.1%
Female 53,266 31.9% 47,980   55,114 -1,848 -3.4%
Information Not Available 1,089 0.7% 702   969 120 12.4%
 
Ethnicity 166,802 136,400 173,306
Hispanic or Latino 34,362 20.6% 26,245   35,656 -1,294 -3.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 114,895 68.9% 96,426   119,093 -4,198 -3.5%
Information Not Available 17,545 10.5% 13,729   18,557 -1,012 -5.5%
 
Race 166,802 136,400 173,306
American Indian or Alaskan Native 925 0.6% 754   927 -2 -0.2%
Asian 3,268 2.0% 2,693   3,148 120 3.8%
Black or African American 32,851 19.7% 29,967   33,453 -602 -1.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 343 0.2% 279   324 19 5.9%
White 106,172 63.7% 84,727   111,424 -5,252 -4.7%
Information Not Available 23,243 13.9% 17,980   24,030 -787 -3.3%
 
Years of Age 166,802 136,400 173,306
Younger than 22 2,009 0.8% 2,855   2,173 -164 -7.5%
22-24 6,125 2.4% 6,346   6,540 -415 -6.3%
25-34 35,946 13.8% 31,524   38,394 -2,448 -6.4%
35-44 39,645 15.2% 31,700   41,771 -2,126 -5.1%
45-54 43,312 16.7% 34,684   46,154 -2,842 -6.2%
55-59 20,462 7.9% 15,594   20,450 12 0.1%
60-64 12,901 5.0% 9,359   12,096 805 6.7%
65 and older 6,402 2.5% 4,338   5,728 674 11.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 166,802 136,400 173,306
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,136 0.7% 956   1,127 9 0.8%
Mining 1,342 0.8% 685   896 446 49.8%
Utilities 172 0.1% 196   186 -14 -7.5%
Construction 35,779 21.3% 22,843   41,436 -5,657 -13.7%
Manufacturing 17,063 10.2% 15,404   14,726 2,337 15.9%
Wholesale Trade 6,313 3.8% 5,550   6,113 200 3.3%
Retail Trade 10,118 6.0% 8,999   11,037 -919 -8.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 7,920 4.7% 5,367   8,178 -258 -3.2%
Information 2,036 1.2% 1,986   2,161 -125 -5.8%
Finance and Insurance 3,970 2.4% 3,908   4,065 -95 -2.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,767 1.1% 1,747   2,003 -236 -11.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 8,732 5.2% 8,104   8,599 133 1.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,144 0.7% 837   1,095 49 4.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 29,509 17.6% 24,449   28,634 875 3.1%
Educational Services 3,702 2.2% 3,732   3,694 8 0.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8,211 4.9% 8,413   9,175 -964 -10.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,670 2.2% 3,182   4,111 -441 -10.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,434 5.0% 6,019   8,589 -155 -1.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,764 2.2% 3,518   3,903 -139 -3.6%
Public Administration 2,655 1.6% 2,573   2,731 -76 -2.8%
Information Not Available 9,365 5.6% 7,932   10,847 -1,482 -13.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,439 26,268 41,224
Male 25,670 72.4% 16,942   29,376 -3,706 -12.6%
Female 9,715 27.4% 9,279   11,778 -2,063 -17.5%
Information Not Available 54 0.2% 47   70 -16 -22.9%
 
Ethnicity 35,439 26,268 41,224
Hispanic or Latino 2,079 5.9% 1,434   2,515 -436 -17.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,787 75.6% 19,741   30,918 -4,131 -13.4%
Information Not Available 6,573 18.5% 5,093   7,791 -1,218 -15.6%
 
Race 35,439 26,268 41,224
American Indian or Alaskan Native 151 0.4% 112   190 -39 -20.5%
Asian 171 0.5% 151   197 -26 -13.2%
Black or African American 4,282 12.1% 3,736   5,008 -726 -14.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 46 0.1% 34   40 6 15.0%
White 28,417 80.2% 20,540   33,057 -4,640 -14.0%
Information Not Available 2,372 6.7% 1,695   2,732 -360 -13.2%
 
Years of Age 35,439 26,268 41,224
Younger than 22 550 0.9% 371   698 -148 -21.2%
22-24 1,363 2.2% 928   1,656 -293 -17.7%
25-34 7,492 12.2% 5,649   9,202 -1,710 -18.6%
35-44 8,768 14.3% 6,465   10,171 -1,403 -13.8%
45-54 9,443 15.4% 6,807   10,854 -1,411 -13.0%
55-59 4,225 6.9% 3,181   4,747 -522 -11.0%
60-64 2,404 3.9% 1,895   2,588 -184 -7.1%
65 and older 1,194 1.9% 972   1,308 -114 -8.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 35,439 26,268 41,224
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 200 0.6% 138   227 -27 -11.9%
Mining 260 0.7% 134   279 -19 -6.8%
Utilities 30 0.1% 29   11 19 172.7%
Construction 10,878 30.5% 5,474   12,447 -1,569 -12.6%
Manufacturing 5,200 14.6% 4,826   5,853 -653 -11.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,022 2.9% 968   1,069 -47 -4.4%
Retail Trade 1,874 5.3% 1,596   2,493 -619 -24.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,790 5.0% 906   1,797 -7 -0.4%
Information 279 0.8% 300   313 -34 -10.9%
Finance and Insurance 468 1.3% 479   566 -98 -17.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 405 1.1% 330   498 -93 -18.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,068 3.0% 897   1,146 -78 -6.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 151 0.4% 120   159 -8 -5.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,263 12.0% 3,148   5,010 -747 -14.9%
Educational Services 464 1.3% 562   528 -64 -12.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,592 4.5% 1,647   2,157 -565 -26.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 608 1.7% 449   786 -178 -22.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 892 2.5% 846   1,275 -383 -30.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 695 2.0% 609   771 -76 -9.9%
Public Administration 272 0.8% 242   308 -36 -11.7%
Information Not Available 3,028 8.5% 2,568   3,531 -503 -14.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,059 14,096 22,532
Male 13,170 69.1% 8,898   15,300 -2,130 -13.9%
Female 5,889 30.9% 5,198   7,232 -1,343 -18.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,059 14,096 22,532
Hispanic or Latino 2,166 11.4% 1,518   2,374 -208 -8.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,273 48.7% 6,820   10,538 -1,265 -12.0%
Information Not Available 7,620 40.0% 5,758   9,620 -2,000 -20.8%
 
Race 19,059 14,096 22,532
American Indian or Alaskan Native 277 1.5% 197   342 -65 -19.0%
Asian 249 1.3% 194   245 4 1.6%
Black or African American 3,122 16.4% 2,600   3,866 -744 -19.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 68 0.4% 71   40 28 70.0%
White 13,680 71.8% 9,920   16,217 -2,537 -15.6%
Information Not Available 1,663 8.7% 1,114   1,822 -159 -8.7%
 
Years of Age 19,059 14,096 22,532
Younger than 22 322 1.0% 360   356 -34 -9.6%
22-24 917 2.9% 745   1,086 -169 -15.6%
25-34 4,558 14.6% 3,426   5,343 -785 -14.7%
35-44 4,381 14.0% 3,164   5,048 -667 -13.2%
45-54 4,373 14.0% 3,300   5,464 -1,091 -20.0%
55-59 2,140 6.8% 1,499   2,547 -407 -16.0%
60-64 1,460 4.7% 993   1,698 -238 -14.0%
65 and older 908 2.9% 609   990 -82 -8.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 19,059 14,096 22,532
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 100 0.5% 99   106 -6 -5.7%
Mining 440 2.3% 270   427 13 3.0%
Utilities 16 0.1% 22   25 -9 -36.0%
Construction 4,959 25.9% 2,490   5,050 -91 -1.8%
Manufacturing 2,306 12.0% 1,876   3,986 -1,680 -42.1%
Wholesale Trade 749 3.9% 763   931 -182 -19.5%
Retail Trade 1,242 6.5% 976   1,625 -383 -23.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 813 4.2% 473   841 -28 -3.3%
Information 338 1.8% 324   323 15 4.6%
Finance and Insurance 395 2.1% 371   435 -40 -9.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 246 1.3% 188   221 25 11.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 826 4.3% 797   968 -142 -14.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 52 0.3% 39   56 -4 -7.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,597 13.6% 1,770   2,995 -398 -13.3%
Educational Services 285 1.5% 280   295 -10 -3.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,220 6.4% 1,211   1,515 -295 -19.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 161 0.8% 117   242 -81 -33.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 663 3.5% 528   754 -91 -12.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 339 1.8% 302   459 -120 -26.1%
Public Administration 377 2.0% 367   435 -58 -13.3%
Information Not Available 935 4.9% 833   843 92 10.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 29,578 22,876 30,826
Male 21,242 71.8% 15,104   20,591 651 3.2%
Female 8,336 28.2% 7,772   10,235 -1,899 -18.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 29,578 22,876 30,826
Hispanic or Latino 9 0.0% 14   74 -65 -87.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 835 2.8% 681   564 271 48.0%
Information Not Available 28,734 97.1% 22,181   30,088 -1,354 -4.5%
 
Race 29,578 22,876 30,826
American Indian or Alaskan Native 107 0.4% 110   140 -33 -23.6%
Asian 33 0.1% 73   114 -81 -71.1%
Black or African American 3,116 10.5% 2,632   3,560 -444 -12.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 14 0.0% 9   13 1 7.7%
White 25,977 87.8% 19,719   26,654 -677 -2.5%
Information Not Available 331 1.1% 333   345 -14 -4.1%
 
Years of Age 29,578 22,876 30,826
Younger than 22 369 0.7% 479   284 85 29.9%
22-24 1,059 2.0% 1,046   1,249 -190 -15.2%
25-34 5,891 11.1% 4,665   6,653 -762 -11.5%
35-44 7,449 14.0% 5,743   7,207 242 3.4%
45-54 7,426 14.0% 5,706   8,059 -633 -7.9%
55-59 3,359 6.3% 2,522   3,621 -262 -7.2%
60-64 2,528 4.8% 1,471   2,359 169 7.2%
65 and older 1,488 2.8% 1,220   1,385 103 7.4%
Information Not Available 9 0.0% 24   9 0 0.0%
 
Industry 29,578 22,876 30,826
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 154 0.5% 73   131 23 17.6%
Mining 1,693 5.7% 1,224   1,061 632 59.6%
Utilities 84 0.3% 91   52 32 61.5%
Construction 6,806 22.9% 3,322   7,382 -576 -7.8%
Manufacturing 5,341 18.0% 4,240   4,368 973 22.3%
Wholesale Trade 872 2.9% 1,060   882 -10 -1.1%
Retail Trade 1,735 5.8% 1,430   1,804 -69 -3.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,101 3.7% 690   1,123 -22 -2.0%
Information 313 1.1% 425   345 -32 -9.3%
Finance and Insurance 541 1.8% 425   681 -140 -20.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 233 0.8% 292   332 -99 -29.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,208 4.1% 1,097   1,219 -11 -0.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 70 0.2% 59   135 -65 -48.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,018 10.2% 2,403   3,363 -345 -10.3%
Educational Services 420 1.4% 434   507 -87 -17.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,418 4.8% 1,727   1,852 -434 -23.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 485 1.6% 452   869 -384 -44.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,133 3.8% 959   1,603 -470 -29.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 597 2.0% 521   463 134 28.9%
Public Administration 452 1.5% 425   603 -151 -25.0%
Information Not Available 1,904 6.4% 1,527   2,051 -147 -7.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,598 23,364 18,854
Male 14,584 61.8% 14,027   10,025 4,559 45.5%
Female 9,008 38.2% 9,330   8,829 179 2.0%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 7   0 6 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 23,598 23,364 18,854
Hispanic or Latino 1,104 4.7% 1,057   831 273 32.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,492 95.3% 22,302   18,023 4,469 24.8%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 5   0 2 0.0%
 
Race 23,598 23,364 18,854
American Indian or Alaskan Native 159 0.7% 152   197 -38 -19.3%
Asian 197 0.8% 184   154 43 27.9%
Black or African American 11,399 48.3% 11,263   10,708 691 6.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 27 0.1% 28   30 -3 -10.0%
White 11,478 48.6% 11,397   7,765 3,713 47.8%
Information Not Available 338 1.4% 340   0 338 0.0%
 
Years of Age 23,598 23,364 18,854
Younger than 22 401 1.2% 411   199 202 101.5%
22-24 1,003 3.0% 1,038   829 174 21.0%
25-34 5,927 17.7% 5,919   4,946 981 19.8%
35-44 5,525 16.5% 5,431   4,414 1,111 25.2%
45-54 5,372 16.1% 5,292   4,254 1,118 26.3%
55-59 2,693 8.1% 2,598   2,004 689 34.4%
60-64 1,644 4.9% 1,599   1,301 343 26.4%
65 and older 1,033 3.1% 1,076   907 126 13.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 23,598 23,364 18,854
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 400 1.7% 324   343 57 16.6%
Mining 1,404 5.9% 1,365   495 909 183.6%
Utilities 66 0.3% 74   49 17 34.7%
Construction 4,036 16.8% 3,882   3,564 472 13.2%
Manufacturing 2,896 12.1% 2,643   1,604 1,292 80.5%
Wholesale Trade 769 3.2% 770   535 234 43.7%
Retail Trade 1,623 6.8% 1,568   1,823 -200 -11.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,123 4.7% 1,019   588 535 91.0%
Information 328 1.4% 385   300 28 9.3%
Finance and Insurance 423 1.8% 409   476 -53 -11.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 504 2.1% 488   406 98 24.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,102 4.6% 1,298   813 289 35.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 94 0.4% 84   57 37 64.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,863 7.8% 1,823   1,948 -85 -4.4%
Educational Services 397 1.7% 450   376 21 5.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,918 8.0% 1,990   2,210 -292 -13.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 294 1.2% 310   311 -17 -5.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,397 5.8% 1,387   1,539 -142 -9.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 603 2.5% 647   520 83 16.0%
Public Administration 297 1.2% 292   309 -12 -3.9%
Information Not Available 2,061 8.6% 2,156   588 1,473 250.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 78,891 59,739 96,271
Male 51,932 65.8% 35,807   62,987 -11,055 -17.6%
Female 26,955 34.2% 23,928   33,278 -6,323 -19.0%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 4   6 -2 -33.3%
 
Ethnicity 78,891 59,739 96,271
Hispanic or Latino 10,379 13.2% 7,857   12,222 -1,843 -15.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 64,041 81.2% 48,431   78,616 -14,575 -18.5%
Information Not Available 4,471 5.7% 3,451   5,433 -962 -17.7%
 
Race 78,891 59,739 96,271
American Indian or Alaskan Native 374 0.5% 255   416 -42 -10.1%
Asian 2,429 3.1% 2,063   2,870 -441 -15.4%
Black or African American 6,420 8.1% 5,437   7,877 -1,457 -18.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 192 0.2% 155   235 -43 -18.3%
White 59,027 74.8% 43,890   72,422 -13,395 -18.5%
Information Not Available 10,449 13.2% 7,939   12,451 -2,002 -16.1%
 
Years of Age 78,891 59,739 96,271
Younger than 22 1,841 1.4% 1,265   1,913 -72 -3.8%
22-24 3,897 3.0% 2,845   4,817 -920 -19.1%
25-34 18,404 14.0% 13,762   22,674 -4,270 -18.8%
35-44 16,614 12.6% 12,433   20,208 -3,594 -17.8%
45-54 18,697 14.2% 14,113   22,921 -4,224 -18.4%
55-59 8,492 6.4% 6,661   10,288 -1,796 -17.5%
60-64 6,065 4.6% 4,812   7,387 -1,322 -17.9%
65 and older 4,881 3.7% 3,848   6,063 -1,182 -19.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 78,891 59,739 96,271
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,062 1.3% 585   1,183 -121 -10.2%
Mining 188 0.2% 46   233 -45 -19.3%
Utilities 134 0.2% 117   153 -19 -12.4%
Construction 14,402 18.0% 7,682   17,490 -3,088 -17.7%
Manufacturing 5,902 7.4% 5,152   6,472 -570 -8.8%
Wholesale Trade 2,622 3.3% 2,410   3,326 -704 -21.2%
Retail Trade 5,617 7.0% 4,577   7,422 -1,805 -24.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,068 2.6% 1,542   2,395 -327 -13.7%
Information 1,437 1.8% 1,329   1,664 -227 -13.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,902 2.4% 1,858   2,350 -448 -19.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,404 1.8% 1,213   1,858 -454 -24.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,451 6.8% 4,831   6,023 -572 -9.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 297 0.4% 279   267 30 11.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 11,652 14.6% 7,651   14,593 -2,941 -20.2%
Educational Services 1,423 1.8% 1,340   1,629 -206 -12.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,365 6.7% 5,461   7,138 -1,773 -24.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,952 3.7% 2,090   3,570 -618 -17.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 7,546 9.4% 5,117   9,493 -1,947 -20.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,684 4.6% 3,219   4,498 -814 -18.1%
Public Administration 1,608 2.0% 1,484   2,011 -403 -20.0%
Information Not Available 2,175 2.7% 1,756   2,503 -328 -13.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 46,552 39,501 57,044
Male 23,044 49.5% 17,544   27,999 -4,955 -17.7%
Female 14,787 31.8% 13,538   17,837 -3,050 -17.1%
Information Not Available 8,721 18.7% 8,419   11,208 -2,487 -22.2%
 
Ethnicity 46,552 39,501 57,044
Hispanic or Latino 2,809 6.0% 1,889   3,443 -634 -18.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 34,251 73.6% 28,493   41,537 -7,286 -17.5%
Information Not Available 9,492 20.4% 9,119   12,064 -2,572 -21.3%
 
Race 46,552 39,501 57,044
American Indian or Alaskan Native 111 0.2% 118   157 -46 -29.3%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 14,708 31.6% 12,876   17,771 -3,063 -17.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 66 0.1% 63   73 -7 -9.6%
White 19,366 41.6% 15,436   23,536 -4,170 -17.7%
Information Not Available 12,301 26.4% 11,008   15,507 -3,206 -20.7%
 
Years of Age 46,552 39,501 57,044
Younger than 22 573 0.9% 385   821 -248 -30.2%
22-24 1,756 2.8% 1,356   2,320 -564 -24.3%
25-34 9,037 14.4% 7,619   11,123 -2,086 -18.8%
35-44 7,862 12.5% 6,438   9,225 -1,363 -14.8%
45-54 8,511 13.6% 6,924   10,718 -2,207 -20.6%
55-59 4,182 6.7% 3,395   4,881 -699 -14.3%
60-64 3,109 4.9% 2,552   3,584 -475 -13.3%
65 and older 2,801 4.5% 2,413   3,164 -363 -11.5%
Information Not Available 8,721 13.9% 8,419   11,208 -2,487 -22.2%
 
Industry 46,552 39,501 57,044
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 238 0.5% 181   232 6 2.6%
Mining 71 0.2% 45   70 1 1.4%
Utilities 38 0.1% 27   43 -5 -11.6%
Construction 6,641 14.2% 4,010   7,959 -1,318 -16.6%
Manufacturing 415 0.9% 329   522 -107 -20.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,255 2.7% 1,167   1,476 -221 -15.0%
Retail Trade 1,285 2.7% 1,075   1,700 -415 -24.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 850 1.8% 692   1,039 -189 -18.2%
Information 517 1.1% 504   712 -195 -27.4%
Finance and Insurance 916 2.0% 856   1,057 -141 -13.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 749 1.6% 642   893 -144 -16.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,655 5.7% 2,638   3,486 -831 -23.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 218 0.5% 102   220 -2 -0.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,034 12.9% 4,836   6,843 -809 -11.8%
Educational Services 1,024 2.2% 1,101   1,189 -165 -13.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,629 5.6% 2,629   3,420 -791 -23.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,122 2.4% 942   1,241 -119 -9.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,201 9.0% 3,286   4,719 -518 -11.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 996 2.1% 846   1,171 -175 -14.9%
Public Administration 890 1.9% 887   1,029 -139 -13.5%
Information Not Available 13,808 29.5% 12,706   18,023 -4,215 -23.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,978 7,951 14,531
Male 7,908 66.0% 4,955   9,590 -1,682 -17.5%
Female 4,070 34.0% 2,996   4,941 -871 -17.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 11,978 7,951 14,531
Hispanic or Latino 229 1.9% 146   208 21 10.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,467 87.4% 6,993   9,852 615 6.2%
Information Not Available 1,282 10.7% 812   4,471 -3,189 -71.3%
 
Race 11,978 7,951 14,531
American Indian or Alaskan Native 135 1.1% 95   143 -8 -5.6%
Asian 63 0.5% 41   45 18 40.0%
Black or African American 183 1.5% 107   223 -40 -17.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 10,935 91.3% 7,277   10,109 826 8.2%
Information Not Available 662 5.5% 431   4,011 -3,349 -83.5%
 
Years of Age 11,978 7,951 14,531
Younger than 22 269 1.2% 284   385 -116 -30.1%
22-24 580 2.7% 413   767 -187 -24.4%
25-34 2,776 12.7% 1,774   3,453 -677 -19.6%
35-44 2,378 10.9% 1,561   2,842 -464 -16.3%
45-54 2,581 11.9% 1,814   3,307 -726 -22.0%
55-59 1,436 6.6% 992   1,676 -240 -14.3%
60-64 1,139 5.2% 659   1,205 -66 -5.5%
65 and older 819 3.8% 454   896 -77 -8.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 11,978 7,951 14,531
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 258 2.1% 170   292 -34 -11.6%
Mining 15 0.1% 3   16 -1 -6.3%
Utilities 11 0.1% 10   19 -8 -42.1%
Construction 2,378 19.4% 1,181   2,678 -300 -11.2%
Manufacturing 1,203 9.8% 730   1,297 -94 -7.2%
Wholesale Trade 307 2.5% 199   371 -64 -17.3%
Retail Trade 869 7.1% 557   1,060 -191 -18.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 266 2.2% 158   265 1 0.4%
Information 69 0.6% 65   123 -54 -43.9%
Finance and Insurance 126 1.0% 116   109 17 15.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 84 0.7% 59   128 -44 -34.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 195 1.6% 172   241 -46 -19.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 17 0.1% 10   7 10 142.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,139 9.3% 681   1,319 -180 -13.6%
Educational Services 97 0.8% 89   151 -54 -35.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 449 3.7% 448   491 -42 -8.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 261 2.1% 187   333 -72 -21.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,843 15.1% 1,243   1,927 -84 -4.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 181 1.5% 133   198 -17 -8.6%
Public Administration 150 1.2% 129   200 -50 -25.0%
Information Not Available 2,060 16.8% 1,611   3,306 -1,246 -37.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 119,959 86,506 122,173
Male 84,162 70.2% 55,077   83,500 662 0.8%
Female 33,898 28.3% 29,414   36,562 -2,664 -7.3%
Information Not Available 1,899 1.6% 2,015   2,111 -212 -10.0%
 
Ethnicity 119,959 86,506 122,173
Hispanic or Latino 8,659 7.2% 5,608   7,723 936 12.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 92,106 76.8% 64,111   92,867 -761 -0.8%
Information Not Available 19,194 16.0% 16,787   21,583 -2,389 -11.1%
 
Race 119,959 86,506 122,173
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,361 1.1% 1,031   1,310 51 3.9%
Asian 1,118 0.9% 651   1,411 -293 -20.8%
Black or African American 15,047 12.5% 14,329   14,802 245 1.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 76 0.1% 89   88 -12 -13.6%
White 76,311 63.6% 49,408   77,243 -932 -1.2%
Information Not Available 26,046 21.7% 20,998   27,319 -1,273 -4.7%
 
Years of Age 119,959 86,506 122,173
Younger than 22 3,356 1.8% 2,496   3,531 -175 -5.0%
22-24 6,251 3.3% 5,225   7,029 -778 -11.1%
25-34 27,054 14.4% 21,152   28,030 -976 -3.5%
35-44 26,877 14.3% 19,194   27,499 -622 -2.3%
45-54 29,839 15.9% 20,614   30,906 -1,067 -3.5%
55-59 14,223 7.6% 8,998   13,713 510 3.7%
60-64 8,126 4.3% 5,625   7,513 613 8.2%
65 and older 4,227 2.2% 3,202   3,952 275 7.0%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 0   0 6 0.0%
 
Industry 119,959 86,506 122,173
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 2,341 1.9% 1,749   2,482 -141 -5.7%
Mining 969 0.8% 675   881 88 10.0%
Utilities 119 0.1% 121   77 42 54.5%
Construction 23,164 18.9% 13,221   25,657 -2,493 -9.7%
Manufacturing 17,710 14.5% 17,283   17,092 618 3.6%
Wholesale Trade 3,362 2.7% 3,157   4,275 -913 -21.4%
Retail Trade 5,665 4.6% 4,567   6,361 -696 -10.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 4,621 3.8% 1,921   3,948 673 17.0%
Information 906 0.7% 706   747 159 21.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,215 1.0% 1,222   1,534 -319 -20.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,159 0.9% 919   1,207 -48 -4.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,541 4.5% 4,646   5,755 -214 -3.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 9,693 7.9% 1,164   4,624 5,069 109.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 16,611 13.6% 11,344   17,407 -796 -4.6%
Educational Services 1,138 0.9% 1,119   1,325 -187 -14.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,759 3.9% 4,848   5,904 -1,145 -19.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4,135 3.4% 3,382   4,227 -92 -2.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,808 3.9% 4,490   5,427 -619 -11.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,052 1.7% 1,884   2,428 -376 -15.5%
Public Administration 1,993 1.6% 1,944   1,992 1 0.1%
Information Not Available 7,998 6.5% 6,144   8,823 -825 -9.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 70,462 57,319 66,736
Male 55,380 78.6% 43,086   50,477 4,903 9.7%
Female 15,075 21.4% 14,232   16,247 -1,172 -7.2%
Information Not Available 7 0.0% 1   12 -5 -41.7%
 
Ethnicity 70,462 57,319 66,736
Hispanic or Latino 3,112 4.4% 2,505   2,873 239 8.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 60,184 85.4% 49,043   57,116 3,068 5.4%
Information Not Available 7,166 10.2% 5,771   6,747 419 6.2%
 
Race 70,462 57,319 66,736
American Indian or Alaskan Native 865 1.2% 753   909 -44 -4.8%
Asian 1,121 1.6% 1,036   1,054 67 6.4%
Black or African American 3,245 4.6% 3,007   3,511 -266 -7.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 122 0.2% 116   102 20 19.6%
White 59,694 84.7% 47,853   56,088 3,606 6.4%
Information Not Available 5,415 7.7% 4,554   5,072 343 6.8%
 
Years of Age 70,462 57,319 66,736
Younger than 22 1,410 1.1% 1,788   1,400 10 0.7%
22-24 3,753 3.0% 3,230   3,653 100 2.7%
25-34 17,516 14.1% 14,180   16,808 708 4.2%
35-44 15,099 12.1% 11,836   13,775 1,324 9.6%
45-54 15,396 12.4% 13,033   14,959 437 2.9%
55-59 8,407 6.8% 6,787   7,940 467 5.9%
60-64 5,685 4.6% 4,283   5,067 618 12.2%
65 and older 3,186 2.6% 2,174   3,116 70 2.2%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 8   18 -8 -44.4%
 
Industry 70,462 57,319 66,736
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,055 1.5% 871   1,028 27 2.6%
Mining 1,682 2.4% 1,401   650 1,032 158.8%
Utilities 265 0.4% 216   301 -36 -12.0%
Construction 26,564 37.1% 18,482   23,001 3,563 15.5%
Manufacturing 8,077 11.3% 6,932   7,487 590 7.9%
Wholesale Trade 2,568 3.6% 2,072   2,371 197 8.3%
Retail Trade 3,299 4.6% 2,860   3,809 -510 -13.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,887 2.6% 1,536   1,751 136 7.8%
Information 603 0.8% 645   757 -154 -20.3%
Finance and Insurance 938 1.3% 1,016   1,055 -117 -11.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 668 0.9% 580   783 -115 -14.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,891 4.0% 2,657   2,677 214 8.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,273 1.8% 995   887 386 43.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,513 9.1% 5,585   6,827 -314 -4.6%
Educational Services 923 1.3% 1,002   1,040 -117 -11.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,630 3.7% 2,735   3,121 -491 -15.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,270 1.8% 1,178   1,384 -114 -8.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,323 3.2% 2,127   2,715 -392 -14.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,547 2.2% 1,302   1,596 -49 -3.1%
Public Administration 1,501 2.1% 1,424   1,506 -5 -0.3%
Information Not Available 1,985 2.8% 1,703   1,990 -5 -0.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 41,727 30,494 49,467
Male 26,465 63.4% 18,111   31,950 -5,485 -17.2%
Female 15,202 36.4% 12,342   17,455 -2,253 -12.9%
Information Not Available 60 0.1% 41   62 -2 -3.2%
 
Ethnicity 41,727 30,494 49,467
Hispanic or Latino 1,762 4.2% 1,246   1,928 -166 -8.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 32,501 77.9% 23,764   38,307 -5,806 -15.2%
Information Not Available 7,464 17.9% 5,484   9,232 -1,768 -19.2%
 
Race 41,727 30,494 49,467
American Indian or Alaskan Native 284 0.7% 218   284 0 0.0%
Asian 217 0.5% 192   251 -34 -13.5%
Black or African American 6,926 16.6% 5,907   7,204 -278 -3.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,410 3.4% 1,181   1,348 62 4.6%
White 29,409 70.5% 20,857   34,277 -4,868 -14.2%
Information Not Available 3,481 8.3% 2,139   6,103 -2,622 -43.0%
 
Years of Age 41,727 30,494 49,467
Younger than 22 734 1.1% 772   753 -19 -2.5%
22-24 1,866 2.7% 1,517   2,368 -502 -21.2%
25-34 9,426 13.9% 7,398   11,505 -2,079 -18.1%
35-44 9,241 13.6% 6,888   11,333 -2,092 -18.5%
45-54 9,975 14.7% 7,202   11,856 -1,881 -15.9%
55-59 4,855 7.1% 3,310   5,541 -686 -12.4%
60-64 3,082 4.5% 1,972   3,422 -340 -9.9%
65 and older 2,546 3.7% 1,434   2,689 -143 -5.3%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 1   0 2 0.0%
 
Industry 41,727 30,494 49,467
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 557 1.3% 363   555 2 0.4%
Mining 223 0.5% 167   342 -119 -34.8%
Utilities 65 0.2% 62   43 22 51.2%
Construction 8,023 19.0% 4,596   10,354 -2,331 -22.5%
Manufacturing 6,148 14.5% 3,747   6,637 -489 -7.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,188 2.8% 1,170   1,471 -283 -19.2%
Retail Trade 2,992 7.1% 2,498   3,788 -796 -21.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,541 3.6% 932   2,061 -520 -25.2%
Information 529 1.3% 488   650 -121 -18.6%
Finance and Insurance 708 1.7% 752   989 -281 -28.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 596 1.4% 527   662 -66 -10.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,465 3.5% 1,400   1,508 -43 -2.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 211 0.5% 164   266 -55 -20.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,375 12.7% 4,060   6,276 -901 -14.4%
Educational Services 567 1.3% 618   707 -140 -19.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,572 6.1% 3,058   3,389 -817 -24.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,140 5.1% 822   1,819 321 17.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,116 9.7% 2,432   4,807 -691 -14.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 812 1.9% 768   979 -167 -17.1%
Public Administration 423 1.0% 397   499 -76 -15.2%
Information Not Available 1,476 3.5% 1,473   1,665 -189 -11.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Jan 2016 Percent Dec 2015     Jan 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,523 13,751 15,632
Male 8,801 60.6% 7,931   8,897