Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

March 2016

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
March 2016
Mar 2016 Feb 2016 Monthly Change Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,475,977 2,599,799 -123,822 2,231,382 244,595 11.0
Alaska 11,981 12,715 -734 11,131 850 7.6
Alabama 20,960 22,486 -1,526 23,133 -2,173 -9.4
Arkansas 18,371 20,680 -2,309 23,275 -4,904 -21.1
Arizona 26,381 26,868 -487 28,882 -2,501 -8.7
California 415,102 382,974 32,128 4,654 410,448 8819.3
Colorado 32,579 34,735 -2,156 33,995 -1,416 -4.2
Connecticut 46,914 49,624 -2,710 53,570 -6,656 -12.4
District of Columbia 8,016 8,512 -496 8,767 -751 -8.6
Delaware 7,175 7,630 -455 8,449 -1,274 -15.1
Florida 48,399 50,981 -2,582 64,480 -16,081 -24.9
Georgia 32,887 36,830 -3,943 37,855 -4,968 -13.1
Hawaii 6,393 6,290 103 8,386 -1,993 -23.8
Iowa 30,456 35,312 -4,856 32,250 -1,794 -5.6
Idaho 9,306 13,079 -3,773 11,380 -2,074 -18.2
Illinois 154,651 164,068 -9,417 161,909 -7,258 -4.5
Indiana 31,863 35,850 -3,987 35,534 -3,671 -10.3
Kansas 16,182 18,703 -2,521 17,763 -1,581 -8.9
Kentucky 27,843 30,809 -2,966 32,694 -4,851 -14.8
Louisiana 23,069 23,044 25 18,329 4,740 25.9
Massachusetts 77,851 81,255 -3,404 92,662 -14,811 -16.0
Maryland 42,892 47,586 -4,694 51,742 -8,850 -17.1
Maine 11,112 12,163 -1,051 13,145 -2,033 -15.5
Michigan 101,621 108,075 -6,454 107,582 -5,961 -5.5
Minnesota 64,980 70,258 -5,278 61,543 3,437 5.6
Missouri 31,564 41,975 -10,411 39,775 -8,211 -20.6
Mississippi 12,367 13,515 -1,148 13,887 -1,520 -10.9
Montana 9,589 11,255 -1,666 9,226 363 3.9
North Carolina 26,703 30,191 -3,488 35,577 -8,874 -24.9
North Dakota 9,665 10,259 -594 6,716 2,949 43.9
Nebraska 6,822 8,276 -1,454 8,724 -1,902 -21.8
New Hampshire 5,988 6,422 -434 7,233 -1,245 -17.2
New Jersey 117,879 127,128 -9,249 132,844 -14,965 -11.3
New Mexico 14,761 13,963 798 14,026 735 5.2
Nevada 25,581 26,918 -1,337 27,903 -2,322 -8.3
New York 186,621 194,881 -8,260 208,684 -22,063 -10.6
Ohio 80,952 89,414 -8,462 87,002 -6,050 -7.0
Oklahoma 23,207 24,248 -1,041 20,216 2,991 14.8
Oregon 32,902 34,996 -2,094 36,541 -3,639 -10.0
Pennsylvania 167,032 182,999 -15,967 181,880 -14,848 -8.2
Puerto Rico 18,770 19,608 -838 21,051 -2,281 -10.8
Rhode Island 12,576 13,654 -1,078 14,543 -1,967 -13.5
South Carolina 19,934 22,709 -2,775 21,343 -1,409 -6.6
South Dakota 2,996 3,603 -607 3,172 -176 -5.5
Tennessee 25,883 29,409 -3,526 32,098 -6,215 -19.4
Texas 177,200 173,330 3,870 149,115 28,085 18.8
Utah 14,531 16,794 -2,263 14,245 286 2.0
Virginia 37,790 41,537 -3,747 41,425 -3,635 -8.8
Virgin Islands 290 254 36 440 -150 -34.1
Vermont 6,269 6,378 -109 6,681 -412 -6.2
Washington 57,830 60,970 -3,140 58,761 -931 -1.6
Wisconsin 55,690 63,994 -8,304 70,244 -14,554 -20.7
West Virginia 20,456 23,405 -2,949 19,487 969 5.0
Wyoming 7,145 7,187 -42 5,433 1,712 31.5
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,475,977   2,599,799   2,231,382 244,595 11.0
Male 1,583,034 63.9% 1,692,472   1,431,752 151,282 10.6%
Female 874,660 35.3% 889,039   779,435 95,225 12.2%
Information Not Available 18,283 0.7% 18,288   20,195 -1,912 -9.5%
 
Ethnicity 2,475,977   2,599,799   2,231,382    
Hispanic or Latino 478,710 19.3% 485,158   305,277 173,433 56.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,683,362 84.3% 1,775,582   1,615,845 67,517 4.2%
Information Not Available 313,905 11.2% 332,568   310,260 3,645 1.2%
 
Race 2,475,977   2,599,799   2,231,382
American Indian or Alaskan Native 104,749 4.2% 31,864   29,998 74,751 249.2%
Asian 90,851 3.7% 67,840   38,544 52,307 135.7%
Black or African American 344,103 13.9% 373,307   361,751 -17,648 -4.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 17,697 0.7% 15,251   11,493 6,204 54.0%
White 1,307,787 52.7% 1,483,702   1,376,970 -69,183 -5.0%
Information Not Available 615,541 24.8% 625,908   405,912 209,629 51.6%
 
Years of Age 2,475,977   2,599,799   2,231,382
Younger than 22 48,381 2.0% 53,346   44,256 4,125 9.3%
22-24 116,062 4.7% 123,309   108,451 7,611 7.0%
25-34 566,767 22.9% 599,489   515,307 51,460 10.0%
35-44 537,450 21.7% 563,194   487,531 49,919 10.2%
45-54 579,860 23.4% 605,799   535,508 44,352 8.3%
55-59 276,892 11.2% 289,184   243,763 33,129 13.6%
60-64 194,937 7.9% 200,622   160,895 34,042 21.2%
65 and older 136,436 5.5% 145,305   112,708 23,728 21.1%
Information Not Available 19,192 0.8% 19,551   22,963 -3,771 -16.4%
 
Industry 2,475,977   2,599,799   2,231,382
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 115,309 4.7% 111,829   25,868 89,441 345.8%
Mining 57,010 2.3% 53,650   42,163 14,847 35.2%
Utilities 4,972 0.2% 4,892   3,045 1,927 63.3%
Construction 404,519 16.3% 471,425   419,965 -15,446 -3.7%
Manufacturing 245,862 9.9% 257,990   198,715 47,147 23.7%
Wholesale Trade 88,315 3.6% 80,408   76,888 11,427 14.9%
Retail Trade 165,459 6.7% 179,409   163,954 1,505 0.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 86,310 3.5% 87,533   73,431 12,879 17.5%
Information 62,269 2.5% 61,196   32,910 29,359 89.2%
Finance and Insurance 68,881 2.8% 57,448   52,759 16,122 30.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 32,842 1.3% 34,995   31,969 873 2.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 116,264 4.7% 116,892   106,531 9,733 9.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 14,266 0.6% 15,063   15,116 -850 -5.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 335,442 13.5% 355,159   289,798 45,644 15.8%
Educational Services 40,687 1.6% 43,685   35,151 5,536 15.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 151,196 6.1% 151,856   147,256 3,940 2.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 53,200 2.1% 60,357   52,422 778 1.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 127,280 5.1% 134,442   130,732 -3,452 -2.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 55,499 2.2% 56,545   48,968 6,531 13.3%
Public Administration 40,688 1.6% 47,437   40,388 300 0.7%
Information Not Available 209,707 8.5% 217,588   243,353 -33,646 -13.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,981 12,715 11,131 850 7.6
Male 8,132 67.9% 8,616   7,267 865 11.9%
Female 3,799 31.7% 4,062   3,860 -61 -1.6%
Information Not Available 50 0.4% 37   4 46 1150.0%
 
Ethnicity 11,981   12,715   11,131    
Hispanic or Latino 7 0.1% 10   551 -544 -98.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,483 95.8% 12,210   10,446 1,037 9.9%
Information Not Available 491 4.1% 495   134 357 266.4%
 
Race 11,981 12,715 11,131
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,499 29.2% 3,800   3,369 130 3.9%
Asian 388 3.2% 466   375 13 3.5%
Black or African American 464 3.9% 475   458 6 1.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 204 1.7% 199   185 19 10.3%
White 6,929 57.8% 7,274   6,251 678 10.8%
Information Not Available 497 4.1% 501   493 4 0.8%
 
Years of Age 11,981 12,715 11,131
Younger than 22 243 1.3% 272   249 -6 -2.4%
22-24 634 3.5% 637   613 21 3.4%
25-34 3,387 18.7% 3,639   3,127 260 8.3%
35-44 2,648 14.6% 2,897   2,497 151 6.0%
45-54 2,589 14.3% 2,666   2,429 160 6.6%
55-59 1,284 7.1% 1,351   1,130 154 13.6%
60-64 777 4.3% 821   699 78 11.2%
65 and older 419 2.3% 432   387 32 8.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 11,981 12,715 11,131
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 82 0.7% 125   73 9 12.3%
Mining 805 6.7% 795   430 375 87.2%
Utilities 74 0.6% 79   88 -14 -15.9%
Construction 3,118 25.8% 3,264   2,673 445 16.6%
Manufacturing 566 4.7% 727   615 -49 -8.0%
Wholesale Trade 147 1.2% 127   126 21 16.7%
Retail Trade 1,013 8.4% 1,032   954 59 6.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 538 4.5% 618   605 -67 -11.1%
Information 126 1.0% 107   106 20 18.9%
Finance and Insurance 126 1.0% 130   162 -36 -22.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 271 2.2% 245   290 -19 -6.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 420 3.5% 405   352 68 19.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 40 0.3% 38   27 13 48.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 684 5.7% 741   696 -12 -1.7%
Educational Services 270 2.2% 315   272 -2 -0.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 684 5.7% 729   840 -156 -18.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 129 1.1% 152   128 1 0.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 891 7.4% 971   854 37 4.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 395 3.3% 442   358 37 10.3%
Public Administration 1,212 10.0% 1,276   1,147 65 5.7%
Information Not Available 390 3.2% 397   335 55 16.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 20,960 22,486 23,133
Male 11,817 56.4% 13,099   12,753 -936 -7.3%
Female 9,125 43.5% 9,373   10,343 -1,218 -11.8%
Information Not Available 18 0.1% 14   37 -19 -51.4%
 
Ethnicity 20,960 22,486 23,133
Hispanic or Latino 267 1.3% 274   300 -33 -11.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,127 72.2% 16,253   16,812 -1,685 -10.0%
Information Not Available 5,566 26.6% 5,959   6,021 -455 -7.6%
 
Race 20,960 22,486 23,133
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,088 5.2% 1,330   1,056 32 3.0%
Asian 628 3.0% 695   610 18 3.0%
Black or African American 8,305 39.6% 8,650   8,900 -595 -6.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 23 0.1% 27   29 -6 -20.7%
White 9,897 47.2% 10,560   11,300 -1,403 -12.4%
Information Not Available 1,019 4.9% 1,224   1,238 -219 -17.7%
 
Years of Age 20,960 22,486 23,133
Younger than 22 62 0.2% 61   659 -597 -90.6%
22-24 69 0.2% 75   1,440 -1,371 -95.2%
25-34 832 2.9% 863   5,950 -5,118 -86.0%
35-44 3,434 12.1% 3,692   5,292 -1,858 -35.1%
45-54 4,770 16.9% 5,073   5,201 -431 -8.3%
55-59 2,362 8.3% 2,514   2,252 110 4.9%
60-64 2,559 9.0% 2,738   1,365 1,194 87.5%
65 and older 6,860 24.2% 7,452   947 5,913 624.4%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 18   27 -15 -55.6%
 
Industry 20,960 22,486 23,133
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 133 0.6% 159   217 -84 -38.7%
Mining 721 3.4% 847   157 564 359.2%
Utilities 58 0.3% 61   33 25 75.8%
Construction 2,088 9.9% 2,423   2,710 -622 -23.0%
Manufacturing 3,682 17.5% 3,837   3,879 -197 -5.1%
Wholesale Trade 747 3.5% 818   830 -83 -10.0%
Retail Trade 2,237 10.6% 2,273   2,638 -401 -15.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 659 3.1% 704   639 20 3.1%
Information 232 1.1% 226   314 -82 -26.1%
Finance and Insurance 667 3.2% 680   737 -70 -9.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 287 1.4% 298   361 -74 -20.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 897 4.3% 921   1,064 -167 -15.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 36 0.2% 40   47 -11 -23.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,953 14.0% 3,175   3,274 -321 -9.8%
Educational Services 347 1.6% 430   375 -28 -7.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,743 8.3% 1,661   1,925 -182 -9.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 118 0.6% 143   171 -53 -31.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,362 6.5% 1,389   1,548 -186 -12.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 446 2.1% 494   502 -56 -11.2%
Public Administration 280 1.3% 333   367 -87 -23.7%
Information Not Available 1,267 6.0% 1,574   1,345 -78 -5.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 18,371 20,680 23,275
Male 10,692 58.2% 11,955   13,795 -3,103 -22.5%
Female 6,149 33.5% 7,121   8,223 -2,074 -25.2%
Information Not Available 1,530 8.3% 1,604   1,257 273 21.7%
 
Ethnicity 18,371 20,680 23,275
Hispanic or Latino 124 0.7% 182   1,115 -991 -88.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,717 91.0% 18,894   20,903 -4,186 -20.0%
Information Not Available 1,530 8.3% 1,604   1,257 273 21.7%
 
Race 18,371 20,680 23,275
American Indian or Alaskan Native 176 1.0% 207   250 -74 -29.6%
Asian 21 0.1% 16   152 -131 -86.2%
Black or African American 4,105 22.3% 4,629   5,726 -1,621 -28.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 868 4.7% 969   194 674 347.4%
White 11,547 62.9% 13,073   14,581 -3,034 -20.8%
Information Not Available 1,654 9.0% 1,786   2,372 -718 -30.3%
 
Years of Age 18,371 20,680 23,275
Younger than 22 453 1.6% 541   665 -212 -31.9%
22-24 808 2.8% 987   1,214 -406 -33.4%
25-34 3,873 13.5% 4,298   5,201 -1,328 -25.5%
35-44 3,908 13.6% 4,495   5,172 -1,264 -24.4%
45-54 4,150 14.5% 4,637   5,323 -1,173 -22.0%
55-59 1,710 6.0% 1,965   2,078 -368 -17.7%
60-64 1,200 4.2% 1,258   1,365 -165 -12.1%
65 and older 739 2.6% 895   1,000 -261 -26.1%
Information Not Available 1,530 5.3% 1,604   1,257 273 21.7%
 
Industry 18,371 20,680 23,275
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 604 3.2% 732   945 -341 -36.1%
Mining 632 3.3% 641   365 267 73.2%
Utilities 35 0.2% 43   30 5 16.7%
Construction 2,147 11.3% 2,233   2,932 -785 -26.8%
Manufacturing 2,721 14.3% 2,991   3,702 -981 -26.5%
Wholesale Trade 697 3.7% 866   846 -149 -17.6%
Retail Trade 1,496 7.9% 1,705   1,784 -288 -16.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 834 4.4% 889   954 -120 -12.6%
Information 198 1.0% 190   234 -36 -15.4%
Finance and Insurance 240 1.3% 273   364 -124 -34.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 210 1.1% 230   243 -33 -13.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 603 3.2% 680   661 -58 -8.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 64 0.3% 72   79 -15 -19.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,813 9.6% 2,081   2,311 -498 -21.5%
Educational Services 225 1.2% 285   308 -83 -26.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,470 7.7% 1,663   2,170 -700 -32.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 154 0.8% 224   174 -20 -11.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 808 4.3% 1,025   1,177 -369 -31.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 372 2.0% 453   491 -119 -24.2%
Public Administration 282 1.5% 337   492 -210 -42.7%
Information Not Available 2,766 14.6% 3,067   3,013 -247 -8.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,381 26,868 28,882
Male 14,862 56.3% 15,198   16,878 -2,016 -11.9%
Female 11,506 43.6% 11,659   11,988 -482 -4.0%
Information Not Available 13 0.0% 11   16 -3 -18.8%
 
Ethnicity 26,381 26,868 28,882
Hispanic or Latino 7,746 29.4% 7,808   9,185 -1,439 -15.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,191 50.0% 13,706   13,896 -705 -5.1%
Information Not Available 5,444 20.6% 5,354   5,801 -357 -6.2%
 
Race 26,381 26,868 28,882
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,803 6.8% 2,057   1,979 -176 -8.9%
Asian 1,299 4.9% 1,115   1,389 -90 -6.5%
Black or African American 2,251 8.5% 2,230   2,225 26 1.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 344 1.3% 317   332 12 3.6%
White 15,230 57.7% 15,619   16,512 -1,282 -7.8%
Information Not Available 5,454 20.7% 5,530   6,445 -991 -15.4%
 
Years of Age 26,381 26,868 28,882
Younger than 22 474 1.2% 482   577 -103 -17.9%
22-24 1,170 3.0% 1,246   1,416 -246 -17.4%
25-34 6,011 15.2% 6,101   6,499 -488 -7.5%
35-44 5,629 14.3% 5,912   6,145 -516 -8.4%
45-54 6,452 16.4% 6,452   7,077 -625 -8.8%
55-59 3,073 7.8% 3,180   3,405 -332 -9.8%
60-64 2,152 5.5% 2,110   2,233 -81 -3.6%
65 and older 1,420 3.6% 1,385   1,530 -110 -7.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 26,381 26,868 28,882
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,142 4.1% 834   1,673 -531 -31.7%
Mining 224 0.8% 237   325 -101 -31.1%
Utilities 54 0.2% 70   62 -8 -12.9%
Construction 2,172 7.9% 2,398   3,207 -1,035 -32.3%
Manufacturing 1,570 5.7% 1,656   1,745 -175 -10.0%
Wholesale Trade 945 3.4% 964   872 73 8.4%
Retail Trade 2,164 7.9% 2,192   2,270 -106 -4.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 591 2.1% 656   591 0 0.0%
Information 376 1.4% 412   412 -36 -8.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,069 3.9% 1,110   1,033 36 3.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 501 1.8% 513   522 -21 -4.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,349 4.9% 1,298   1,380 -31 -2.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 118 0.4% 137   93 25 26.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,788 13.8% 3,878   4,074 -286 -7.0%
Educational Services 756 2.7% 743   694 62 8.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,181 7.9% 2,220   2,287 -106 -4.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 285 1.0% 338   354 -69 -19.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,258 4.6% 1,326   1,383 -125 -9.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 563 2.0% 578   619 -56 -9.0%
Public Administration 684 2.5% 719   685 -1 -0.1%
Information Not Available 4,591 16.7% 4,589   4,601 -10 -0.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 415,102 382,974 4,654
Male 244,166 58.8% 227,709   2,679 241,487 9014.1%
Female 170,838 41.2% 154,971   1,974 168,864 8554.4%
Information Not Available 98 0.0% 294   1 97 9700.0%
 
Ethnicity 415,102 382,974 4,654
Hispanic or Latino 189,022 45.5% 178,858   2,054 186,968 9102.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 192,070 46.3% 169,656   2,235 189,835 8493.7%
Information Not Available 34,010 8.2% 34,460   365 33,645 9217.8%
 
Race 415,102 382,974 4,654
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,244 0.8% 3,329   37 3,207 8667.6%
Asian 36,074 8.7% 30,936   397 35,677 8986.6%
Black or African American 30,472 7.3% 26,139   342 30,130 8809.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 122,280 29.5% 109,253   1,459 120,821 8281.1%
Information Not Available 223,032 53.7% 213,317   2,419 220,613 9120.0%
 
Years of Age 415,102 382,974 4,654
Younger than 22 8,945 1.8% 8,517   96 8,849 9217.7%
22-24 22,706 4.5% 20,167   243 22,463 9244.0%
25-34 100,458 20.0% 96,428   1,120 99,338 8869.5%
35-44 88,073 17.5% 80,472   916 87,157 9515.0%
45-54 92,594 18.4% 82,136   1,104 91,490 8287.1%
55-59 44,528 8.9% 40,236   527 44,001 8349.3%
60-64 35,092 7.0% 31,523   375 34,717 9257.9%
65 and older 22,706 4.5% 23,397   272 22,434 8247.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 98   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Industry 415,102 382,974 4,654
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 87,680 17.4% 86,345   883 86,797 9829.8%
Mining 2,752 0.5% 1,664   35 2,717 7762.9%
Utilities 1,769 0.4% 1,371   17 1,752 10305.9%
Construction 43,250 8.6% 40,529   429 42,821 9981.6%
Manufacturing 42,857 8.5% 37,299   430 42,427 9866.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,376 0.3% 1,273   20 1,356 6780.0%
Retail Trade 27,818 5.5% 25,160   320 27,498 8593.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 11,697 2.3% 10,181   135 11,562 8564.4%
Information 29,587 5.9% 29,369   343 29,244 8525.9%
Finance and Insurance 7,667 1.5% 6,853   77 7,590 9857.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,671 0.3% 2,643   30 1,641 5470.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,962 1.6% 6,070   89 7,873 8846.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 67,431 13.4% 62,165   828 66,603 8043.8%
Educational Services 8,355 1.7% 8,713   99 8,256 8339.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 21,822 4.3% 19,873   295 21,527 7297.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 7,077 1.4% 4,895   104 6,973 6704.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 15,727 3.1% 13,901   209 15,518 7424.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 9,633 1.9% 8,321   119 9,514 7995.0%
Public Administration 4,227 0.8% 4,014   46 4,181 9089.1%
Information Not Available 14,744 2.9% 12,335   146 14,598 9998.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,579 34,735 33,995
Male 20,615 63.3% 22,716   21,413 -798 -3.7%
Female 11,963 36.7% 12,016   12,582 -619 -4.9%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 3   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 32,579 34,735 33,995
Hispanic or Latino 7,572 23.2% 8,527   8,257 -685 -8.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,037 67.6% 23,018   22,641 -604 -2.7%
Information Not Available 2,970 9.1% 3,190   3,097 -127 -4.1%
 
Race 32,579 34,735 33,995
American Indian or Alaskan Native 635 1.9% 687   665 -30 -4.5%
Asian 540 1.7% 536   601 -61 -10.1%
Black or African American 1,859 5.7% 1,915   2,024 -165 -8.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 132 0.4% 141   120 12 10.0%
White 22,950 70.4% 24,406   24,358 -1,408 -5.8%
Information Not Available 6,463 19.8% 7,050   6,227 236 3.8%
 
Years of Age 32,579 34,735 33,995
Younger than 22 515 1.0% 590   503 12 2.4%
22-24 1,133 2.2% 1,286   1,278 -145 -11.3%
25-34 7,085 13.5% 7,638   7,514 -429 -5.7%
35-44 7,332 13.9% 7,661   7,648 -316 -4.1%
45-54 7,888 15.0% 8,507   8,633 -745 -8.6%
55-59 4,213 8.0% 4,469   4,122 91 2.2%
60-64 2,861 5.4% 2,978   2,765 96 3.5%
65 and older 1,546 2.9% 1,597   1,532 14 0.9%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 9   0 6 0.0%
 
Industry 32,579 34,735 33,995
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 269 0.8% 374   298 -29 -9.7%
Mining 1,595 4.9% 1,526   1,369 226 16.5%
Utilities 65 0.2% 81   35 30 85.7%
Construction 5,892 17.9% 7,176   6,550 -658 -10.0%
Manufacturing 2,240 6.8% 2,136   2,052 188 9.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,554 4.7% 1,531   1,320 234 17.7%
Retail Trade 2,338 7.1% 2,462   2,450 -112 -4.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,058 3.2% 1,109   1,055 3 0.3%
Information 977 3.0% 992   999 -22 -2.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,121 3.4% 1,060   1,135 -14 -1.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 567 1.7% 558   679 -112 -16.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,910 8.9% 2,824   2,703 207 7.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 597 1.8% 627   551 46 8.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,035 12.3% 4,628   4,803 -768 -16.0%
Educational Services 772 2.4% 806   907 -135 -14.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,132 6.5% 2,123   2,296 -164 -7.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 442 1.3% 518   555 -113 -20.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,516 4.6% 1,507   1,683 -167 -9.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 730 2.2% 730   774 -44 -5.7%
Public Administration 880 2.7% 1,051   936 -56 -6.0%
Information Not Available 889 2.7% 916   845 44 5.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 46,914 49,624 53,570
Male 30,985 66.0% 33,339   35,580 -4,595 -12.9%
Female 15,929 34.0% 16,284   17,990 -2,061 -11.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 46,914 49,624 53,570
Hispanic or Latino 8,203 17.5% 8,772   9,107 -904 -9.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 38,711 82.5% 40,852   44,463 -5,752 -12.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 46,914 49,624 53,570
American Indian or Alaskan Native 158 0.3% 170   195 -37 -19.0%
Asian 811 1.7% 789   841 -30 -3.6%
Black or African American 6,324 13.5% 6,328   6,820 -496 -7.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 26,990 57.5% 28,842   31,064 -4,074 -13.1%
Information Not Available 12,631 26.9% 13,495   14,650 -2,019 -13.8%
 
Years of Age 46,914 49,624 53,570
Younger than 22 716 1.0% 720   885 -169 -19.1%
22-24 2,029 2.9% 2,141   2,534 -505 -19.9%
25-34 10,507 15.1% 11,029   12,250 -1,743 -14.2%
35-44 9,395 13.5% 9,933   10,726 -1,331 -12.4%
45-54 11,128 16.0% 11,914   12,937 -1,809 -14.0%
55-59 5,559 8.0% 5,925   6,193 -634 -10.2%
60-64 4,153 6.0% 4,365   4,417 -264 -6.0%
65 and older 3,427 4.9% 3,597   3,628 -201 -5.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 46,914 49,624 53,570
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 521 1.1% 736   662 -141 -21.3%
Mining 76 0.2% 81   90 -14 -15.6%
Utilities 86 0.2% 74   78 8 10.3%
Construction 8,808 18.6% 9,953   10,266 -1,458 -14.2%
Manufacturing 4,359 9.2% 4,327   4,736 -377 -8.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,729 3.6% 1,808   1,917 -188 -9.8%
Retail Trade 4,697 9.9% 4,866   5,633 -936 -16.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,720 3.6% 1,941   1,750 -30 -1.7%
Information 655 1.4% 677   793 -138 -17.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,267 2.7% 1,236   1,483 -216 -14.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 683 1.4% 693   724 -41 -5.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,773 3.7% 1,826   1,988 -215 -10.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 263 0.6% 252   290 -27 -9.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,767 16.4% 8,461   8,753 -986 -11.3%
Educational Services 1,102 2.3% 1,135   1,184 -82 -6.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,187 8.8% 4,135   4,567 -380 -8.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,793 3.8% 2,049   2,221 -428 -19.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,857 6.0% 2,689   3,588 -731 -20.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,356 2.9% 1,373   1,484 -128 -8.6%
Public Administration 542 1.1% 588   609 -67 -11.0%
Information Not Available 673 1.4% 724   754 -81 -10.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,016 8,512 8,767
Male 3,733 46.6% 3,987   4,310 -577 -13.4%
Female 4,283 53.4% 4,525   4,457 -174 -3.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,016 8,512 8,767
Hispanic or Latino 609 7.6% 751   836 -227 -27.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,369 91.9% 7,724   7,895 -526 -6.7%
Information Not Available 38 0.5% 37   36 2 5.6%
 
Race 8,016 8,512 8,767
American Indian or Alaskan Native 47 0.6% 52   34 13 38.2%
Asian 222 2.8% 230   214 8 3.7%
Black or African American 5,654 70.5% 5,922   5,971 -317 -5.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 19 0.2% 17   16 3 18.8%
White 1,489 18.6% 1,630   1,787 -298 -16.7%
Information Not Available 585 7.3% 661   745 -160 -21.5%
 
Years of Age 8,016 8,512 8,767
Younger than 22 145 1.6% 156   190 -45 -23.7%
22-24 422 4.7% 442   508 -86 -16.9%
25-34 2,169 24.2% 2,358   2,409 -240 -10.0%
35-44 1,763 19.7% 1,883   1,955 -192 -9.8%
45-54 1,801 20.1% 1,958   1,956 -155 -7.9%
55-59 823 9.2% 851   857 -34 -4.0%
60-64 559 6.2% 541   558 1 0.2%
65 and older 334 3.7% 323   334 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,016 8,512 8,767
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
Utilities 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Construction 16 0.2% 19   39 -23 -59.0%
Manufacturing 3 0.0% 2   2 1 50.0%
Wholesale Trade 3 0.0% 3   5 -2 -40.0%
Retail Trade 17 0.2% 18   38 -21 -55.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 16 0.2% 15   14 2 14.3%
Information 9 0.1% 14   8 1 12.5%
Finance and Insurance 7 0.1% 10   9 -2 -22.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3 0.0% 4   5 -2 -40.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 35 0.4% 54   51 -16 -31.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1 0.0% 2   1 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 72 0.9% 76   63 9 14.3%
Educational Services 6 0.1% 13   7 -1 -14.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 24 0.3% 14   19 5 26.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4 0.0% 3   1 3 300.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 13 0.2% 17   30 -17 -56.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 10 0.1% 11   27 -17 -63.0%
Public Administration 3 0.0% 3   6 -3 -50.0%
Information Not Available 7,774 97.0% 8,234   8,440 -666 -7.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,175 7,630 8,449
Male 3,496 48.7% 3,774   4,292 -796 -18.5%
Female 3,367 46.9% 3,525   3,769 -402 -10.7%
Information Not Available 312 4.3% 331   388 -76 -19.6%
 
Ethnicity 7,175 7,630 8,449
Hispanic or Latino 520 7.2% 338   549 -29 -5.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,343 88.4% 269   7,512 -1,169 -15.6%
Information Not Available 312 4.3% 331   388 -76 -19.6%
 
Race 7,175 7,630 8,449
American Indian or Alaskan Native 24 0.3% 33   25 -1 -4.0%
Asian 125 1.7% 131   155 -30 -19.4%
Black or African American 2,848 39.7% 2,947   3,276 -428 -13.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1% 7   6 0 0.0%
White 3,937 54.9% 4,259   4,717 -780 -16.5%
Information Not Available 235 3.3% 253   270 -35 -13.0%
 
Years of Age 7,175 7,630 8,449
Younger than 22 110 1.0% 116   138 -28 -20.3%
22-24 334 3.2% 351   429 -95 -22.1%
25-34 1,752 16.6% 1,871   2,234 -482 -21.6%
35-44 1,444 13.7% 1,561   1,658 -214 -12.9%
45-54 1,629 15.4% 1,804   1,990 -361 -18.1%
55-59 835 7.9% 868   894 -59 -6.6%
60-64 567 5.4% 580   615 -48 -7.8%
65 and older 409 3.9% 396   421 -12 -2.9%
Information Not Available 95 0.9% 83   70 25 35.7%
 
Industry 7,175 7,630 8,449
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 24 0.3% 25   23 1 4.3%
Mining 2 0.0% 2   0 2 0.0%
Utilities 9 0.1% 9   2 7 350.0%
Construction 694 9.6% 830   836 -142 -17.0%
Manufacturing 416 5.8% 427   514 -98 -19.1%
Wholesale Trade 248 3.4% 247   256 -8 -3.1%
Retail Trade 1,037 14.4% 1,081   1,270 -233 -18.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 268 3.7% 282   266 2 0.8%
Information 99 1.4% 78   128 -29 -22.7%
Finance and Insurance 528 7.3% 523   671 -143 -21.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 128 1.8% 131   196 -68 -34.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 352 4.9% 342   394 -42 -10.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 29 0.4% 36   17 12 70.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,255 17.4% 1,386   1,488 -233 -15.7%
Educational Services 112 1.6% 149   118 -6 -5.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 818 11.4% 848   900 -82 -9.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 149 2.1% 169   190 -41 -21.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 719 10.0% 749   799 -80 -10.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 189 2.6% 209   260 -71 -27.3%
Public Administration 84 1.2% 84   97 -13 -13.4%
Information Not Available 15 0.2% 23   24 -9 -37.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 48,399 50,981 64,480
Male 24,099 49.8% 25,699   32,780 -8,681 -26.5%
Female 24,232 50.1% 25,210   31,662 -7,430 -23.5%
Information Not Available 68 0.1% 72   38 30 78.9%
 
Ethnicity 48,399 50,981 64,480
Hispanic or Latino 12,200 25.2% 12,576   15,895 -3,695 -23.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 31,499 65.1% 33,622   43,553 -12,054 -27.7%
Information Not Available 4,700 9.7% 4,783   5,032 -332 -6.6%
 
Race 48,399 50,981 64,480
American Indian or Alaskan Native 299 0.6% 286   415 -116 -28.0%
Asian 766 1.6% 787   1,017 -251 -24.7%
Black or African American 11,726 24.2% 12,108   15,818 -4,092 -25.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 223 0.5% 249   284 -61 -21.5%
White 29,612 61.2% 31,628   40,233 -10,621 -26.4%
Information Not Available 5,773 11.9% 5,923   6,713 -940 -14.0%
 
Years of Age 48,399 50,981 64,480
Younger than 22 411 0.6% 490   645 -234 -36.3%
22-24 1,397 1.9% 1,510   2,219 -822 -37.0%
25-34 9,275 12.5% 9,677   13,128 -3,853 -29.3%
35-44 9,384 12.6% 9,781   13,096 -3,712 -28.3%
45-54 10,310 13.9% 10,730   13,968 -3,658 -26.2%
55-59 4,925 6.6% 5,239   6,562 -1,637 -24.9%
60-64 3,616 4.9% 3,794   4,416 -800 -18.1%
65 and older 2,297 3.1% 2,491   2,974 -677 -22.8%
Information Not Available 6,784 9.1% 7,269   7,472 -688 -9.2%
 
Industry 48,399 50,981 64,480
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 622 1.3% 659   741 -119 -16.1%
Mining 157 0.3% 148   142 15 10.6%
Utilities 76 0.2% 72   90 -14 -15.6%
Construction 3,283 6.7% 3,397   4,017 -734 -18.3%
Manufacturing 2,504 5.1% 2,626   2,753 -249 -9.0%
Wholesale Trade 2,060 4.2% 2,318   2,810 -750 -26.7%
Retail Trade 4,723 9.6% 4,953   6,673 -1,950 -29.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,464 3.0% 1,448   1,760 -296 -16.8%
Information 936 1.9% 926   1,299 -363 -27.9%
Finance and Insurance 2,099 4.3% 2,149   2,887 -788 -27.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,101 2.2% 1,212   1,448 -347 -24.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,770 7.7% 3,870   4,507 -737 -16.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 498 1.0% 608   470 28 6.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,213 16.8% 8,444   12,144 -3,931 -32.4%
Educational Services 1,090 2.2% 1,193   1,402 -312 -22.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,247 8.7% 4,444   5,785 -1,538 -26.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 726 1.5% 793   1,126 -400 -35.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,070 6.3% 3,433   4,341 -1,271 -29.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,404 2.9% 1,553   1,890 -486 -25.7%
Public Administration 601 1.2% 661   1,047 -446 -42.6%
Information Not Available 5,755 11.7% 6,074   7,148 -1,393 -19.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,887 36,830 37,855
Male 15,548 47.3% 18,245   19,200 -3,652 -19.0%
Female 15,980 48.6% 17,365   18,005 -2,025 -11.2%
Information Not Available 1,359 4.1% 1,220   650 709 109.1%
 
Ethnicity 32,887 36,830 37,855
Hispanic or Latino 137 0.4% 62   186 -49 -26.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 31,391 95.5% 35,548   37,019 -5,628 -15.2%
Information Not Available 1,359 4.1% 1,220   650 709 109.1%
 
Race 32,887 36,830 37,855
American Indian or Alaskan Native 142 0.4% 175   184 -42 -22.8%
Asian 512 1.6% 486   576 -64 -11.1%
Black or African American 17,811 54.2% 19,716   20,250 -2,439 -12.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 13,063 39.7% 15,233   16,195 -3,132 -19.3%
Information Not Available 1,359 4.1% 1,220   650 709 109.1%
 
Years of Age 32,887 36,830 37,855
Younger than 22 513 1.2% 672   683 -170 -24.9%
22-24 1,364 3.1% 1,639   1,796 -432 -24.1%
25-34 8,082 18.5% 9,034   9,278 -1,196 -12.9%
35-44 7,973 18.2% 8,897   8,897 -924 -10.4%
45-54 7,924 18.1% 8,838   8,872 -948 -10.7%
55-59 3,395 7.8% 3,694   3,611 -216 -6.0%
60-64 2,223 5.1% 2,368   2,360 -137 -5.8%
65 and older 1,300 3.0% 1,403   1,296 4 0.3%
Information Not Available 113 0.3% 285   1,062 -949 -89.4%
 
Industry 32,887 36,830 37,855
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 486 1.5% 658   601 -115 -19.1%
Mining 14 0.0% 21   19 -5 -26.3%
Utilities 24 0.1% 31   53 -29 -54.7%
Construction 1,368 4.1% 1,759   2,191 -823 -37.6%
Manufacturing 2,754 8.3% 3,197   2,635 119 4.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,295 3.9% 1,336   1,609 -314 -19.5%
Retail Trade 2,390 7.2% 2,618   2,985 -595 -19.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 629 1.9% 700   741 -112 -15.1%
Information 569 1.7% 612   736 -167 -22.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,036 3.1% 1,086   1,038 -2 -0.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 402 1.2% 466   517 -115 -22.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,614 16.8% 6,272   6,414 -800 -12.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 26 0.1% 34   36 -10 -27.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 80 0.2% 91   95 -15 -15.8%
Educational Services 704 2.1% 795   832 -128 -15.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,719 5.2% 1,748   1,880 -161 -8.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,354 4.1% 1,493   1,727 -373 -21.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 247 0.7% 253   222 25 11.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 298 0.9% 285   365 -67 -18.4%
Public Administration 336 1.0% 352   461 -125 -27.1%
Information Not Available 11,542 34.6% 13,023   12,698 -1,156 -9.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,393 6,290 8,386
Male 4,182 65.4% 4,077   5,508 -1,326 -24.1%
Female 2,210 34.6% 2,212   2,877 -667 -23.2%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,393 6,290 8,386
Hispanic or Latino 509 8.0% 465   626 -117 -18.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,289 67.1% 4,207   5,603 -1,314 -23.5%
Information Not Available 1,595 24.9% 1,618   2,157 -562 -26.1%
 
Race 6,393 6,290 8,386
American Indian or Alaskan Native 44 0.7% 51   58 -14 -24.1%
Asian 1,940 30.3% 1,870   2,637 -697 -26.4%
Black or African American 108 1.7% 107   145 -37 -25.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,814 28.4% 1,752   2,412 -598 -24.8%
White 1,553 24.3% 1,577   1,999 -446 -22.3%
Information Not Available 934 14.6% 933   1,135 -201 -17.7%
 
Years of Age 6,393 6,290 8,386
Younger than 22 64 0.9% 59   97 -33 -34.0%
22-24 188 2.6% 172   250 -62 -24.8%
25-34 1,428 19.5% 1,362   1,905 -477 -25.0%
35-44 1,436 19.6% 1,463   1,906 -470 -24.7%
45-54 1,492 20.4% 1,446   2,034 -542 -26.6%
55-59 709 9.7% 728   939 -230 -24.5%
60-64 619 8.4% 600   726 -107 -14.7%
65 and older 457 6.2% 460   529 -72 -13.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,393 6,290 8,386
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 131 2.0% 99   152 -21 -13.8%
Mining 1 0.0% 2   1 0 0.0%
Utilities 14 0.2% 19   7 7 100.0%
Construction 1,732 26.5% 1,639   2,629 -897 -34.1%
Manufacturing 176 2.7% 176   195 -19 -9.7%
Wholesale Trade 126 1.9% 108   150 -24 -16.0%
Retail Trade 349 5.3% 357   510 -161 -31.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 255 3.9% 235   269 -14 -5.2%
Information 205 3.1% 215   185 20 10.8%
Finance and Insurance 90 1.4% 102   93 -3 -3.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 105 1.6% 103   128 -23 -18.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 223 3.4% 202   266 -43 -16.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 36 0.6% 37   46 -10 -21.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 750 11.5% 784   1,110 -360 -32.4%
Educational Services 66 1.0% 77   72 -6 -8.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 285 4.4% 312   361 -76 -21.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 93 1.4% 103   103 -10 -9.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 597 9.2% 574   772 -175 -22.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 166 2.5% 163   176 -10 -5.7%
Public Administration 89 1.4% 94   109 -20 -18.3%
Information Not Available 904 13.9% 889   1,052 -148 -14.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 30,456 35,312 32,250
Male 22,735 74.6% 27,218   23,705 -970 -4.1%
Female 7,376 24.2% 7,723   7,760 -384 -4.9%
Information Not Available 345 1.1% 371   785 -440 -56.1%
 
Ethnicity 30,456 35,312 32,250
Hispanic or Latino 2,738 9.0% 3,207   2,538 200 7.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,231 86.1% 30,438   27,966 -1,735 -6.2%
Information Not Available 1,487 4.9% 1,667   1,746 -259 -14.8%
 
Race 30,456 35,312 32,250
American Indian or Alaskan Native 424 1.4% 455   248 176 71.0%
Asian 337 1.1% 377   250 87 34.8%
Black or African American 1,740 5.7% 1,841   1,543 197 12.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 23,730 77.9% 27,765   25,925 -2,195 -8.5%
Information Not Available 4,225 13.9% 4,874   4,284 -59 -1.4%
 
Years of Age 30,456 35,312 32,250
Younger than 22 569 1.1% 716   641 -72 -11.2%
22-24 1,496 2.9% 1,827   1,693 -197 -11.6%
25-34 7,015 13.6% 8,413   7,383 -368 -5.0%
35-44 6,493 12.6% 7,603   6,861 -368 -5.4%
45-54 6,705 13.0% 7,654   7,236 -531 -7.3%
55-59 3,648 7.1% 4,068   3,766 -118 -3.1%
60-64 2,596 5.0% 2,896   2,687 -91 -3.4%
65 and older 1,925 3.7% 2,123   1,975 -50 -2.5%
Information Not Available 9 0.0% 12   8 1 12.5%
 
Industry 30,456 35,312 32,250
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 274 0.9% 324   281 -7 -2.5%
Mining 623 2.0% 898   638 -15 -2.4%
Utilities 36 0.1% 32   41 -5 -12.2%
Construction 10,974 35.7% 13,617   12,175 -1,201 -9.9%
Manufacturing 5,073 16.5% 5,706   4,883 190 3.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,009 3.3% 1,142   1,170 -161 -13.8%
Retail Trade 1,763 5.7% 1,832   1,888 -125 -6.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,131 3.7% 1,168   1,155 -24 -2.1%
Information 510 1.7% 531   436 74 17.0%
Finance and Insurance 846 2.8% 802   599 247 41.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 278 0.9% 287   248 30 12.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 657 2.1% 703   745 -88 -11.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 48 0.2% 48   38 10 26.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,309 10.8% 3,928   3,516 -207 -5.9%
Educational Services 335 1.1% 362   326 9 2.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,134 3.7% 1,176   1,234 -100 -8.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 451 1.5% 597   534 -83 -15.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 938 3.1% 922   1,102 -164 -14.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 446 1.5% 484   470 -24 -5.1%
Public Administration 427 1.4% 525   490 -63 -12.9%
Information Not Available 194 0.6% 228   281 -87 -31.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,306 13,079 11,380
Male 6,370 68.5% 9,495   7,539 -1,169 -15.5%
Female 2,936 31.5% 3,580   3,840 -904 -23.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 4   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,306 13,079 11,380
Hispanic or Latino 1,251 13.4% 2,048   1,500 -249 -16.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,405 68.8% 8,146   8,688 -2,283 -26.3%
Information Not Available 1,650 17.7% 2,885   1,192 458 38.4%
 
Race 9,306 13,079 11,380
American Indian or Alaskan Native 349 2.5% 424   590 -241 -40.8%
Asian 79 0.6% 159   172 -93 -54.1%
Black or African American 100 0.7% 130   163 -63 -38.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 53 0.4% 90   116 -63 -54.3%
White 11,372 80.9% 9,971   15,145 -3,773 -24.9%
Information Not Available 2,109 15.0% 2,614   3,296 -1,187 -36.0%
 
Years of Age 9,306 13,079 11,380
Younger than 22 274 1.4% 390   254 20 7.9%
22-24 429 2.2% 578   524 -95 -18.1%
25-34 1,992 10.0% 2,670   2,216 -224 -10.1%
35-44 1,941 9.8% 2,538   2,247 -306 -13.6%
45-54 2,188 11.0% 3,026   2,746 -558 -20.3%
55-59 1,141 5.7% 1,565   1,367 -226 -16.5%
60-64 810 4.1% 1,025   942 -132 -14.0%
65 and older 500 2.5% 1,220   1,082 -582 -53.8%
Information Not Available 31 0.2% 67   2 29 1450.0%
 
Industry 9,306 13,079 11,380
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 970 9.4% 1,082   769 201 26.1%
Mining 106 1.0% 261   289 -183 -63.3%
Utilities 33 0.3% 70   30 3 10.0%
Construction 1,763 17.2% 2,644   1,868 -105 -5.6%
Manufacturing 1,010 9.8% 1,358   1,305 -295 -22.6%
Wholesale Trade 396 3.9% 516   421 -25 -5.9%
Retail Trade 814 7.9% 1,040   916 -102 -11.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 455 4.4% 427   376 79 21.0%
Information 98 1.0% 127   121 -23 -19.0%
Finance and Insurance 183 1.8% 206   238 -55 -23.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 114 1.1% 142   143 -29 -20.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 374 3.6% 436   432 -58 -13.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 14 0.1% 16   34 -20 -58.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,098 10.7% 1,670   1,472 -374 -25.4%
Educational Services 116 1.1% 138   156 -40 -25.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 628 6.1% 684   705 -77 -10.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 199 1.9% 300   240 -41 -17.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 418 4.1% 504   563 -145 -25.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 192 1.9% 222   228 -36 -15.8%
Public Administration 324 3.2% 405   332 -8 -2.4%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 831   742 -741 -99.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 154,651 164,068 161,909
Male 105,627 68.3% 112,833   110,596 -4,969 -4.5%
Female 48,045 31.1% 50,173   50,412 -2,367 -4.7%
Information Not Available 979 0.6% 1,062   901 78 8.7%
 
Ethnicity 154,651 164,068 161,909
Hispanic or Latino 31,979 20.7% 34,243   33,565 -1,586 -4.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 106,794 69.1% 112,827   111,003 -4,209 -3.8%
Information Not Available 15,878 10.3% 16,998   17,341 -1,463 -8.4%
 
Race 154,651 164,068 161,909
American Indian or Alaskan Native 830 0.5% 895   859 -29 -3.4%
Asian 3,170 2.0% 3,376   3,027 143 4.7%
Black or African American 29,798 19.3% 31,106   31,081 -1,283 -4.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 299 0.2% 300   340 -41 -12.1%
White 98,841 63.9% 105,250   103,883 -5,042 -4.9%
Information Not Available 21,713 14.0% 23,141   22,719 -1,006 -4.4%
 
Years of Age 154,651 164,068 161,909
Younger than 22 1,841 0.8% 2,025   2,191 -350 -16.0%
22-24 5,651 2.3% 6,085   6,276 -625 -10.0%
25-34 33,183 13.8% 35,128   36,012 -2,829 -7.9%
35-44 36,021 14.9% 38,660   38,399 -2,378 -6.2%
45-54 40,155 16.6% 42,721   43,285 -3,130 -7.2%
55-59 19,195 8.0% 20,271   19,165 30 0.2%
60-64 12,313 5.1% 12,786   11,447 866 7.6%
65 and older 6,292 2.6% 6,392   5,134 1,158 22.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 154,651 164,068 161,909
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 969 0.6% 1,109   1,027 -58 -5.6%
Mining 1,242 0.8% 1,123   927 315 34.0%
Utilities 159 0.1% 174   152 7 4.6%
Construction 32,809 21.1% 36,266   38,280 -5,471 -14.3%
Manufacturing 16,440 10.6% 16,774   14,007 2,433 17.4%
Wholesale Trade 6,309 4.1% 6,527   6,307 2 0.0%
Retail Trade 9,858 6.3% 10,213   11,320 -1,462 -12.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,808 4.4% 7,243   6,243 565 9.1%
Information 2,214 1.4% 2,103   2,289 -75 -3.3%
Finance and Insurance 4,038 2.6% 4,109   4,092 -54 -1.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,747 1.1% 1,839   1,931 -184 -9.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 8,334 5.4% 8,673   8,600 -266 -3.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,087 0.7% 1,219   950 137 14.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 27,838 17.9% 29,015   27,782 56 0.2%
Educational Services 3,033 1.9% 3,329   2,840 193 6.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,633 4.9% 7,827   8,698 -1,065 -12.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,308 2.1% 3,723   3,664 -356 -9.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,920 4.4% 7,577   6,972 -52 -0.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,250 2.1% 3,546   3,642 -392 -10.8%
Public Administration 2,327 1.5% 2,545   2,844 -517 -18.2%
Information Not Available 8,328 5.4% 9,134   9,342 -1,014 -10.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 31,863 35,850 35,534
Male 22,576 70.9% 26,198   25,137 -2,561 -10.2%
Female 9,226 29.0% 9,594   10,332 -1,106 -10.7%
Information Not Available 61 0.2% 58   65 -4 -6.2%
 
Ethnicity 31,863 35,850 35,534
Hispanic or Latino 1,855 5.8% 2,185   2,098 -243 -11.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,156 75.8% 27,097   26,623 -2,467 -9.3%
Information Not Available 5,852 18.4% 6,568   6,813 -961 -14.1%
 
Race 31,863 35,850 35,534
American Indian or Alaskan Native 147 0.5% 151   184 -37 -20.1%
Asian 150 0.5% 172   169 -19 -11.2%
Black or African American 4,208 13.2% 4,347   4,537 -329 -7.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 40 0.1% 53   28 12 42.9%
White 25,253 79.3% 28,697   28,265 -3,012 -10.7%
Information Not Available 2,065 6.5% 2,430   2,351 -286 -12.2%
 
Years of Age 31,863 35,850 35,534
Younger than 22 437 0.8% 554   498 -61 -12.2%
22-24 1,154 2.1% 1,323   1,361 -207 -15.2%
25-34 6,462 11.8% 7,597   7,593 -1,131 -14.9%
35-44 7,849 14.3% 8,800   8,803 -954 -10.8%
45-54 8,639 15.8% 9,590   9,490 -851 -9.0%
55-59 3,855 7.0% 4,331   4,246 -391 -9.2%
60-64 2,355 4.3% 2,458   2,299 56 2.4%
65 and older 1,112 2.0% 1,197   1,244 -132 -10.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 31,863 35,850 35,534
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 142 0.4% 197   173 -31 -17.9%
Mining 178 0.6% 243   198 -20 -10.1%
Utilities 39 0.1% 35   19 20 105.3%
Construction 9,084 28.4% 11,111   10,629 -1,545 -14.5%
Manufacturing 5,175 16.2% 5,296   4,877 298 6.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,028 3.2% 1,094   982 46 4.7%
Retail Trade 1,725 5.4% 1,899   2,185 -460 -21.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,717 5.4% 1,835   1,608 109 6.8%
Information 281 0.9% 284   346 -65 -18.8%
Finance and Insurance 578 1.8% 537   532 46 8.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 398 1.2% 407   426 -28 -6.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 999 3.1% 1,096   1,053 -54 -5.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 137 0.4% 176   136 1 0.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,472 10.8% 4,181   4,298 -826 -19.2%
Educational Services 406 1.3% 383   428 -22 -5.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,508 4.7% 1,560   1,962 -454 -23.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 463 1.4% 557   584 -121 -20.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 751 2.3% 834   1,025 -274 -26.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 656 2.0% 734   692 -36 -5.2%
Public Administration 330 1.0% 360   291 39 13.4%
Information Not Available 2,796 8.7% 3,031   3,090 -294 -9.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 16,182 18,703 17,763
Male 10,532 65.1% 12,816   11,405 -873 -7.7%
Female 5,650 34.9% 5,887   6,358 -708 -11.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 16,182 18,703 17,763
Hispanic or Latino 1,670 10.3% 2,085   1,768 -98 -5.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,859 48.6% 9,200   7,408 451 6.1%
Information Not Available 6,653 41.1% 7,418   8,587 -1,934 -22.5%
 
Race 16,182 18,703 17,763
American Indian or Alaskan Native 205 1.3% 258   294 -89 -30.3%
Asian 210 1.3% 212   225 -15 -6.7%
Black or African American 2,971 18.4% 3,111   2,994 -23 -0.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 55 0.3% 44   36 19 52.8%
White 11,417 70.6% 13,402   12,756 -1,339 -10.5%
Information Not Available 1,324 8.2% 1,676   1,458 -134 -9.2%
 
Years of Age 16,182 18,703 17,763
Younger than 22 247 0.9% 340   305 -58 -19.0%
22-24 747 2.8% 909   839 -92 -11.0%
25-34 3,852 14.6% 4,500   4,267 -415 -9.7%
35-44 3,711 14.1% 4,278   3,922 -211 -5.4%
45-54 3,708 14.1% 4,263   4,287 -579 -13.5%
55-59 1,838 7.0% 2,088   2,001 -163 -8.1%
60-64 1,281 4.9% 1,437   1,294 -13 -1.0%
65 and older 798 3.0% 888   848 -50 -5.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 16,182 18,703 17,763
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 69 0.4% 99   82 -13 -15.9%
Mining 432 2.7% 532   636 -204 -32.1%
Utilities 14 0.1% 14   29 -15 -51.7%
Construction 3,291 20.3% 4,702   3,401 -110 -3.2%
Manufacturing 2,225 13.7% 2,162   2,169 56 2.6%
Wholesale Trade 630 3.9% 698   669 -39 -5.8%
Retail Trade 1,110 6.8% 1,227   1,527 -417 -27.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 655 4.0% 711   785 -130 -16.6%
Information 376 2.3% 389   318 58 18.2%
Finance and Insurance 407 2.5% 442   385 22 5.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 219 1.3% 282   202 17 8.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 862 5.3% 865   849 13 1.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 38 0.2% 44   48 -10 -20.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,136 13.1% 2,656   2,443 -307 -12.6%
Educational Services 287 1.8% 283   286 1 0.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,231 7.6% 1,279   1,436 -205 -14.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 143 0.9% 161   156 -13 -8.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 573 3.5% 588   643 -70 -10.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 300 1.8% 342   408 -108 -26.5%
Public Administration 312 1.9% 353   402 -90 -22.4%
Information Not Available 872 5.4% 874   889 -17 -1.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 27,843 30,809 32,694
Male 19,878 71.4% 22,358   22,841 -2,963 -13.0%
Female 7,965 28.6% 8,451   9,853 -1,888 -19.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 27,843 30,809 32,694
Hispanic or Latino 19 0.1% 14   61 -42 -68.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 547 2.0% 720   600 -53 -8.8%
Information Not Available 27,277 98.0% 30,075   32,033 -4,756 -14.8%
 
Race 27,843 30,809 32,694
American Indian or Alaskan Native 111 0.4% 102   179 -68 -38.0%
Asian 70 0.3% 79   61 9 14.8%
Black or African American 2,899 10.4% 3,183   3,357 -458 -13.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 19 0.1% 14   9 10 111.1%
White 24,415 87.7% 27,083   28,781 -4,366 -15.2%
Information Not Available 329 1.2% 348   307 22 7.2%
 
Years of Age 27,843 30,809 32,694
Younger than 22 315 0.6% 330   420 -105 -25.0%
22-24 1,081 2.2% 1,055   1,077 4 0.4%
25-34 5,692 11.4% 6,319   6,890 -1,198 -17.4%
35-44 6,532 13.1% 7,768   8,133 -1,601 -19.7%
45-54 7,037 14.1% 7,671   8,404 -1,367 -16.3%
55-59 3,289 6.6% 3,447   3,909 -620 -15.9%
60-64 2,398 4.8% 2,704   2,351 47 2.0%
65 and older 1,489 3.0% 1,510   1,506 -17 -1.1%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 5   4 6 150.0%
 
Industry 27,843 30,809 32,694
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 130 0.5% 135   166 -36 -21.7%
Mining 1,814 6.5% 2,012   1,987 -173 -8.7%
Utilities 28 0.1% 56   118 -90 -76.3%
Construction 6,221 22.2% 7,471   8,606 -2,385 -27.7%
Manufacturing 4,922 17.6% 4,981   4,929 -7 -0.1%
Wholesale Trade 900 3.2% 897   1,059 -159 -15.0%
Retail Trade 1,508 5.4% 1,905   1,655 -147 -8.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,146 4.1% 1,134   1,287 -141 -11.0%
Information 315 1.1% 311   328 -13 -4.0%
Finance and Insurance 659 2.4% 655   740 -81 -10.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 357 1.3% 311   337 20 5.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,243 4.4% 1,199   1,234 9 0.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 70 0.3% 121   83 -13 -15.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,779 9.9% 3,192   3,620 -841 -23.2%
Educational Services 376 1.3% 376   368 8 2.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,554 5.6% 1,617   1,786 -232 -13.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 413 1.5% 492   578 -165 -28.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 970 3.5% 1,097   1,199 -229 -19.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 668 2.4% 646   534 134 25.1%
Public Administration 668 2.4% 404   425 243 57.2%
Information Not Available 1,102 3.9% 1,797   1,655 -553 -33.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,069 23,044 18,329
Male 14,622 63.4% 14,478   10,544 4,078 38.7%
Female 8,441 36.6% 8,559   7,785 656 8.4%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 7   0 6 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 23,069 23,044 18,329
Hispanic or Latino 1,154 5.0% 1,093   858 296 34.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 21,913 95.0% 21,948   17,471 4,442 25.4%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 3   0 2 0.0%
 
Race 23,069 23,044 18,329
American Indian or Alaskan Native 176 0.8% 170   221 -45 -20.4%
Asian 230 1.0% 222   176 54 30.7%
Black or African American 10,738 46.5% 10,801   9,616 1,122 11.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 24 0.1% 20   34 -10 -29.4%
White 11,562 50.1% 11,517   8,282 3,280 39.6%
Information Not Available 339 1.5% 314   0 339 0.0%
 
Years of Age 23,069 23,044 18,329
Younger than 22 343 1.0% 344   197 146 74.1%
22-24 910 2.8% 931   749 161 21.5%
25-34 5,490 16.7% 5,478   4,548 942 20.7%
35-44 5,450 16.5% 5,391   4,285 1,165 27.2%
45-54 5,423 16.4% 5,380   4,286 1,137 26.5%
55-59 2,779 8.4% 2,777   1,988 791 39.8%
60-64 1,662 5.0% 1,698   1,351 311 23.0%
65 and older 1,012 3.1% 1,045   925 87 9.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 23,069 23,044 18,329
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 321 1.4% 365   308 13 4.2%
Mining 1,507 6.4% 1,525   1,177 330 28.0%
Utilities 73 0.3% 73   44 29 65.9%
Construction 3,939 16.8% 3,917   3,149 790 25.1%
Manufacturing 3,013 12.9% 2,891   1,817 1,196 65.8%
Wholesale Trade 786 3.4% 778   625 161 25.8%
Retail Trade 1,542 6.6% 1,536   1,558 -16 -1.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,151 4.9% 1,196   674 477 70.8%
Information 352 1.5% 331   249 103 41.4%
Finance and Insurance 426 1.8% 424   429 -3 -0.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 546 2.3% 521   451 95 21.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,191 5.1% 1,168   945 246 26.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 98 0.4% 96   66 32 48.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,860 8.0% 1,833   1,779 81 4.6%
Educational Services 306 1.3% 355   283 23 8.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,767 7.6% 1,781   1,919 -152 -7.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 254 1.1% 270   288 -34 -11.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,230 5.3% 1,232   1,249 -19 -1.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 593 2.5% 609   506 87 17.2%
Public Administration 310 1.3% 323   285 25 8.8%
Information Not Available 1,804 7.7% 1,820   528 1,276 241.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 77,851 81,255 92,662
Male 53,211 68.3% 55,717   62,490 -9,279 -14.8%
Female 24,634 31.6% 25,534   30,168 -5,534 -18.3%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 4   4 2 50.0%
 
Ethnicity 77,851 81,255 92,662
Hispanic or Latino 10,019 12.9% 10,473   11,498 -1,479 -12.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 63,388 81.4% 66,217   75,703 -12,315 -16.3%
Information Not Available 4,444 5.7% 4,565   5,461 -1,017 -18.6%
 
Race 77,851 81,255 92,662
American Indian or Alaskan Native 380 0.5% 384   416 -36 -8.7%
Asian 2,240 2.9% 2,324   2,604 -364 -14.0%
Black or African American 6,172 7.9% 6,239   7,253 -1,081 -14.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 184 0.2% 197   252 -68 -27.0%
White 58,669 75.4% 61,433   70,347 -11,678 -16.6%
Information Not Available 10,206 13.1% 10,678   11,790 -1,584 -13.4%
 
Years of Age 77,851 81,255 92,662
Younger than 22 1,715 1.3% 1,932   1,773 -58 -3.3%
22-24 3,692 2.8% 3,973   4,389 -697 -15.9%
25-34 17,777 13.6% 18,941   21,659 -3,882 -17.9%
35-44 16,556 12.7% 17,278   19,640 -3,084 -15.7%
45-54 18,857 14.4% 19,424   22,323 -3,466 -15.5%
55-59 8,585 6.6% 8,790   10,136 -1,551 -15.3%
60-64 5,938 4.5% 6,040   7,107 -1,169 -16.4%
65 and older 4,731 3.6% 4,877   5,635 -904 -16.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 77,851 81,255 92,662
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 869 1.1% 1,099   1,150 -281 -24.4%
Mining 200 0.3% 215   250 -50 -20.0%
Utilities 128 0.2% 145   166 -38 -22.9%
Construction 16,604 21.1% 17,332   19,165 -2,561 -13.4%
Manufacturing 5,911 7.5% 6,101   6,249 -338 -5.4%
Wholesale Trade 2,730 3.5% 2,756   3,154 -424 -13.4%
Retail Trade 5,672 7.2% 5,764   7,326 -1,654 -22.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,065 2.6% 2,245   2,256 -191 -8.5%
Information 1,426 1.8% 1,477   1,544 -118 -7.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,898 2.4% 1,910   2,195 -297 -13.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,368 1.7% 1,410   1,758 -390 -22.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,543 7.0% 5,582   6,284 -741 -11.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 320 0.4% 321   281 39 13.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 11,877 15.1% 12,432   14,093 -2,216 -15.7%
Educational Services 1,120 1.4% 1,210   1,324 -204 -15.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,051 6.4% 5,102   6,838 -1,787 -26.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,612 3.3% 2,955   3,133 -521 -16.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,791 7.4% 6,249   7,586 -1,795 -23.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,549 4.5% 3,627   4,324 -775 -17.9%
Public Administration 1,235 1.6% 1,356   1,493 -258 -17.3%
Information Not Available 1,882 2.4% 1,967   2,093 -211 -10.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 42,892 47,586 51,742
Male 19,064 44.4% 23,662   23,297 -4,233 -18.2%
Female 13,474 31.4% 14,130   15,495 -2,021 -13.0%
Information Not Available 10,354 24.1% 9,794   12,950 -2,596 -20.0%
 
Ethnicity 42,892 47,586 51,742
Hispanic or Latino 1,938 4.5% 2,902   2,686 -748 -27.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,875 69.7% 34,124   35,336 -5,461 -15.5%
Information Not Available 11,079 25.8% 10,560   13,720 -2,641 -19.2%
 
Race 42,892 47,586 51,742
American Indian or Alaskan Native 99 0.2% 106   141 -42 -29.8%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 13,675 31.9% 14,406   15,596 -1,921 -12.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 54 0.1% 64   64 -10 -15.6%
White 16,047 37.4% 19,548   19,535 -3,488 -17.9%
Information Not Available 13,017 30.3% 13,462   16,406 -3,389 -20.7%
 
Years of Age 42,892 47,586 51,742
Younger than 22 497 0.9% 577   671 -174 -25.9%
22-24 1,473 2.6% 1,677   1,878 -405 -21.6%
25-34 7,751 13.8% 8,936   9,252 -1,501 -16.2%
35-44 6,842 12.2% 7,869   7,862 -1,020 -13.0%
45-54 7,370 13.1% 8,651   9,160 -1,790 -19.5%
55-59 3,589 6.4% 4,237   4,240 -651 -15.4%
60-64 2,640 4.7% 3,091   3,062 -422 -13.8%
65 and older 2,376 4.2% 2,754   2,667 -291 -10.9%
Information Not Available 10,354 18.4% 9,794   12,950 -2,596 -20.0%
 
Industry 42,892 47,586 51,742
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 95 0.2% 177   128 -33 -25.8%
Mining 76 0.2% 87   62 14 22.6%
Utilities 34 0.1% 32   31 3 9.7%
Construction 5,176 12.0% 7,442   6,979 -1,803 -25.8%
Manufacturing 368 0.9% 418   461 -93 -20.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,178 2.7% 1,267   1,417 -239 -16.9%
Retail Trade 1,334 3.1% 1,323   1,480 -146 -9.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 727 1.7% 831   808 -81 -10.0%
Information 455 1.1% 486   583 -128 -22.0%
Finance and Insurance 899 2.1% 942   1,003 -104 -10.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 674 1.6% 749   819 -145 -17.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,642 6.1% 2,712   3,273 -631 -19.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 155 0.4% 216   155 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,818 11.2% 6,038   5,366 -548 -10.2%
Educational Services 799 1.9% 914   898 -99 -11.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,618 6.1% 2,627   2,984 -366 -12.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 800 1.9% 1,108   914 -114 -12.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,342 7.8% 3,373   3,840 -498 -13.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 881 2.0% 1,008   1,008 -127 -12.6%
Public Administration 723 1.7% 857   958 -235 -24.5%
Information Not Available 15,098 35.1% 14,979   18,575 -3,477 -18.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,112 12,163 13,145
Male 7,740 69.7% 8,364   8,898 -1,158 -13.0%
Female 3,372 30.3% 3,799   4,247 -875 -20.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 11,112 12,163 13,145
Hispanic or Latino 240 2.2% 247   188 52 27.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,680 87.1% 10,577   9,670 10 0.1%
Information Not Available 1,192 10.7% 1,339   3,287 -2,095 -63.7%
 
Race 11,112 12,163 13,145
American Indian or Alaskan Native 140 1.3% 140   145 -5 -3.4%
Asian 88 0.8% 66   71 17 23.9%
Black or African American 185 1.7% 197   207 -22 -10.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 10,100 90.9% 11,084   9,904 196 2.0%
Information Not Available 599 5.4% 676   2,818 -2,219 -78.7%
 
Years of Age 11,112 12,163 13,145
Younger than 22 268 1.3% 282   336 -68 -20.2%
22-24 553 2.7% 598   704 -151 -21.4%
25-34 2,462 12.2% 2,833   3,015 -553 -18.3%
35-44 2,210 10.9% 2,398   2,571 -361 -14.0%
45-54 2,464 12.2% 2,632   2,968 -504 -17.0%
55-59 1,378 6.8% 1,480   1,551 -173 -11.2%
60-64 1,016 5.0% 1,099   1,107 -91 -8.2%
65 and older 761 3.8% 841   893 -132 -14.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 11,112 12,163 13,145
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 310 2.7% 244   233 77 33.0%
Mining 17 0.1% 18   21 -4 -19.0%
Utilities 9 0.1% 12   13 -4 -30.8%
Construction 2,555 22.4% 2,708   2,732 -177 -6.5%
Manufacturing 1,171 10.3% 1,322   1,373 -202 -14.7%
Wholesale Trade 328 2.9% 341   355 -27 -7.6%
Retail Trade 871 7.6% 933   1,080 -209 -19.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 269 2.4% 250   278 -9 -3.2%
Information 49 0.4% 55   53 -4 -7.5%
Finance and Insurance 120 1.1% 121   112 8 7.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 79 0.7% 78   106 -27 -25.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 192 1.7% 195   256 -64 -25.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 16 0.1% 15   10 6 60.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,068 9.4% 1,135   1,135 -67 -5.9%
Educational Services 72 0.6% 78   127 -55 -43.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 393 3.4% 415   479 -86 -18.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 169 1.5% 212   233 -64 -27.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,272 11.1% 1,548   1,387 -115 -8.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 165 1.4% 180   198 -33 -16.7%
Public Administration 124 1.1% 143   175 -51 -29.1%
Information Not Available 1,863 16.3% 2,160   2,789 -926 -33.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 101,621 108,075 107,582
Male 71,945 70.8% 76,575   74,716 -2,771 -3.7%
Female 27,845 27.4% 29,528   30,951 -3,106 -10.0%
Information Not Available 1,831 1.8% 1,972   1,915 -84 -4.4%
 
Ethnicity 101,621 108,075 107,582
Hispanic or Latino 7,720 7.6% 8,205   7,255 465 6.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 78,305 77.1% 83,012   81,364 -3,059 -3.8%
Information Not Available 15,596 15.3% 16,858   18,963 -3,367 -17.8%
 
Race 101,621 108,075 107,582
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,219 1.2% 1,313   1,171 48 4.1%
Asian 781 0.8% 789   803 -22 -2.7%
Black or African American 11,387 11.2% 12,283   11,735 -348 -3.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 87 0.1% 82   88 -1 -1.1%
White 66,252 65.2% 70,205   69,545 -3,293 -4.7%
Information Not Available 21,895 21.5% 23,403   24,240 -2,345 -9.7%
 
Years of Age 101,621 108,075 107,582
Younger than 22 2,793 1.7% 3,229   2,919 -126 -4.3%
22-24 5,480 3.4% 5,998   5,682 -202 -3.6%
25-34 23,175 14.4% 25,021   25,092 -1,917 -7.6%
35-44 22,603 14.0% 23,946   24,126 -1,523 -6.3%
45-54 25,596 15.9% 26,887   27,109 -1,513 -5.6%
55-59 11,422 7.1% 12,050   12,083 -661 -5.5%
60-64 6,768 4.2% 6,977   6,971 -203 -2.9%
65 and older 3,776 2.3% 3,961   3,598 178 4.9%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 6   2 6 300.0%
 
Industry 101,621 108,075 107,582
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,844 1.8% 2,270   1,985 -141 -7.1%
Mining 1,020 1.0% 1,038   974 46 4.7%
Utilities 135 0.1% 131   101 34 33.7%
Construction 24,175 23.4% 24,814   24,848 -673 -2.7%
Manufacturing 13,121 12.7% 14,102   12,804 317 2.5%
Wholesale Trade 3,261 3.2% 3,155   3,228 33 1.0%
Retail Trade 5,573 5.4% 5,929   6,069 -496 -8.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,309 3.2% 4,006   3,081 228 7.4%
Information 855 0.8% 887   829 26 3.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,203 1.2% 1,242   1,368 -165 -12.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,172 1.1% 1,230   1,151 21 1.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,200 5.0% 5,376   5,249 -49 -0.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,594 1.5% 1,874   4,377 -2,783 -63.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 15,208 14.7% 16,063   15,261 -53 -0.3%
Educational Services 882 0.9% 995   950 -68 -7.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,688 4.5% 4,774   5,465 -777 -14.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,638 3.5% 4,180   3,803 -165 -4.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,929 3.8% 4,364   4,542 -613 -13.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,172 2.1% 2,170   2,224 -52 -2.3%
Public Administration 1,600 1.5% 1,940   1,766 -166 -9.4%
Information Not Available 7,042 6.8% 7,535   7,507 -465 -6.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 64,980 70,258 61,543
Male 50,538 77.8% 55,203   46,366 4,172 9.0%
Female 14,433 22.2% 15,051   15,171 -738 -4.9%
Information Not Available 9 0.0% 4   6 3 50.0%
 
Ethnicity 64,980 70,258 61,543
Hispanic or Latino 2,766 4.3% 3,018   2,573 193 7.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 55,526 85.5% 60,168   52,621 2,905 5.5%
Information Not Available 6,688 10.3% 7,072   6,349 339 5.3%
 
Race 64,980 70,258 61,543
American Indian or Alaskan Native 820 1.3% 837   796 24 3.0%
Asian 1,005 1.5% 1,148   1,028 -23 -2.2%
Black or African American 3,205 4.9% 3,309   3,308 -103 -3.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 123 0.2% 125   100 23 23.0%
White 54,783 84.3% 59,459   51,623 3,160 6.1%
Information Not Available 5,044 7.8% 5,380   4,688 356 7.6%
 
Years of Age 64,980 70,258 61,543
Younger than 22 1,217 1.1% 1,406   1,181 36 3.0%
22-24 3,405 3.0% 3,786   3,265 140 4.3%
25-34 16,105 14.1% 17,574   15,273 832 5.4%
35-44 13,912 12.1% 14,936   12,779 1,133 8.9%
45-54 14,436 12.6% 15,349   14,149 287 2.0%
55-59 7,739 6.8% 8,364   7,323 416 5.7%
60-64 5,243 4.6% 5,696   4,799 444 9.3%
65 and older 2,915 2.5% 3,136   2,752 163 5.9%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 11   22 -14 -63.6%
 
Industry 64,980 70,258 61,543
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,047 1.6% 1,013   999 48 4.8%
Mining 1,339 2.0% 1,759   592 747 126.2%
Utilities 172 0.3% 221   191 -19 -9.9%
Construction 24,510 37.1% 26,593   21,389 3,121 14.6%
Manufacturing 7,491 11.3% 8,139   7,035 456 6.5%
Wholesale Trade 2,184 3.3% 2,371   2,173 11 0.5%
Retail Trade 3,063 4.6% 3,309   3,444 -381 -11.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,803 2.7% 1,846   1,849 -46 -2.5%
Information 593 0.9% 619   660 -67 -10.2%
Finance and Insurance 928 1.4% 999   1,060 -132 -12.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 582 0.9% 681   690 -108 -15.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,922 4.4% 2,942   2,533 389 15.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,132 1.7% 1,325   832 300 36.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,125 9.3% 6,528   6,241 -116 -1.9%
Educational Services 803 1.2% 918   895 -92 -10.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,694 4.1% 2,744   2,903 -209 -7.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,016 1.5% 1,204   1,071 -55 -5.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,194 3.3% 2,262   2,486 -292 -11.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,428 2.2% 1,506   1,405 23 1.6%
Public Administration 1,221 1.8% 1,409   1,202 19 1.6%
Information Not Available 1,733 2.6% 1,870   1,893 -160 -8.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 31,564 41,975 39,775
Male 19,381 61.4% 27,006   24,555 -5,174 -21.1%
Female 12,150 38.5% 14,918   15,174 -3,024 -19.9%
Information Not Available 33 0.1% 51   46 -13 -28.3%
 
Ethnicity 31,564 41,975 39,775
Hispanic or Latino 1,345 4.3% 1,919   1,588 -243 -15.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,972 79.1% 33,390   30,826 -5,854 -19.0%
Information Not Available 5,247 16.6% 6,666   7,361 -2,114 -28.7%
 
Race 31,564 41,975 39,775
American Indian or Alaskan Native 175 0.6% 267   218 -43 -19.7%
Asian 181 0.6% 205   211 -30 -14.2%
Black or African American 5,738 18.2% 6,646   6,591 -853 -12.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,125 3.6% 1,422   1,187 -62 -5.2%
White 22,289 70.6% 30,574   27,954 -5,665 -20.3%
Information Not Available 2,056 6.5% 2,861   3,614 -1,558 -43.1%
 
Years of Age 31,564 41,975 39,775
Younger than 22 440 0.9% 782   593 -153 -25.8%
22-24 1,242 2.4% 1,915   1,741 -499 -28.7%
25-34 7,343 14.3% 9,873   9,107 -1,764 -19.4%
35-44 7,257 14.1% 9,423   9,034 -1,777 -19.7%
45-54 7,513 14.6% 9,781   9,925 -2,412 -24.3%
55-59 3,716 7.2% 4,824   4,564 -848 -18.6%
60-64 2,386 4.6% 3,008   2,815 -429 -15.2%
65 and older 1,667 3.2% 2,368   1,996 -329 -16.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 31,564 41,975 39,775
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 325 1.0% 494   423 -98 -23.2%
Mining 198 0.6% 270   229 -31 -13.5%
Utilities 32 0.1% 38   42 -10 -23.8%
Construction 5,946 18.6% 9,124   8,222 -2,276 -27.7%
Manufacturing 3,599 11.3% 4,312   3,828 -229 -6.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,166 3.7% 1,313   1,530 -364 -23.8%
Retail Trade 2,652 8.3% 3,384   3,432 -780 -22.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,106 3.5% 1,385   1,469 -363 -24.7%
Information 430 1.3% 525   700 -270 -38.6%
Finance and Insurance 757 2.4% 806   961 -204 -21.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 569 1.8% 649   631 -62 -9.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,360 4.3% 1,539   1,378 -18 -1.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 155 0.5% 199   263 -108 -41.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,175 13.1% 5,842   5,159 -984 -19.1%
Educational Services 432 1.4% 526   643 -211 -32.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,619 8.2% 2,916   3,467 -848 -24.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 994 3.1% 1,990   1,050 -56 -5.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,765 8.7% 3,947   3,621 -856 -23.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 694 2.2% 846   903 -209 -23.1%
Public Administration 368 1.2% 436   473 -105 -22.2%
Information Not Available 1,222 3.8% 1,434   1,351 -129 -9.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Mar 2016 Percent Feb 2016     Mar 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,367 13,515 13,887
Male 7,221 58.4% 8,278   8,124