Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

May 2016

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
May 2016
May 2016 Apr 2016 Monthly Change May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 1,997,302 2,147,893 -150,591 2,053,740 -56,438 -2.7
Alaska 9,482 10,811 -1,329 7,983 1,499 18.8
Alabama 20,357 19,962 395 22,988 -2,631 -11.4
Arkansas 16,536 15,964 572 21,000 -4,464 -21.3
Arizona 33,320 30,814 2,506 34,185 -865 -2.5
California 357,999 392,733 -34,734 374,140 -16,141 -4.3
Colorado 28,799 29,539 -740 29,718 -919 -3.1
Connecticut 35,106 40,555 -5,449 36,530 -1,424 -3.9
District of Columbia 7,145 7,427 -282 7,794 -649 -8.3
Delaware 5,596 6,086 -490 5,741 -145 -2.5
Florida 46,954 47,794 -840 60,062 -13,108 -21.8
Georgia 30,948 30,467 481 36,419 -5,471 -15.0
Hawaii 7,009 6,521 488 7,859 -850 -10.8
Iowa 17,891 19,752 -1,861 17,590 301 1.7
Idaho 6,275 7,541 -1,266 7,542 -1,267 -16.8
Illinois 112,887 128,228 -15,341 111,090 1,797 1.6
Indiana 22,036 23,167 -1,131 22,874 -838 -3.7
Kansas 12,692 12,893 -201 14,780 -2,088 -14.1
Kentucky 21,576 22,729 -1,153 21,357 219 1.0
Louisiana 23,624 22,957 667 20,149 3,475 17.2
Massachusetts 56,676 65,169 -8,493 59,615 -2,939 -4.9
Maryland 34,747 36,868 -2,121 38,093 -3,346 -8.8
Maine 6,064 8,764 -2,700 7,246 -1,182 -16.3
Michigan 66,692 75,189 -8,497 55,745 10,947 19.6
Minnesota 35,055 45,809 -10,754 34,020 1,035 3.0
Missouri 22,869 22,208 661 27,728 -4,859 -17.5
Mississippi 13,084 12,313 771 13,947 -863 -6.2
Montana 5,817 6,978 -1,161 5,040 777 15.4
North Carolina 24,916 24,347 569 32,071 -7,155 -22.3
North Dakota 4,745 6,138 -1,393 3,407 1,338 39.3
Nebraska 3,979 4,120 -141 5,573 -1,594 -28.6
New Hampshire 4,188 4,969 -781 4,606 -418 -9.1
New Jersey 91,440 99,552 -8,112 93,361 -1,921 -2.1
New Mexico 12,544 13,043 -499 12,621 -77 -0.6
Nevada 23,050 23,550 -500 25,437 -2,387 -9.4
New York 145,057 157,170 -12,113 151,161 -6,104 -4.0
Ohio 56,034 63,101 -7,067 56,034 0.0
Oklahoma 23,686 23,463 223 22,381 1,305 5.8
Oregon 27,076 28,839 -1,763 31,285 -4,209 -13.5
Pennsylvania 129,310 136,039 -6,729 121,510 7,800 6.4
Puerto Rico 17,956 18,071 -115 21,075 -3,119 -14.8
Rhode Island 8,169 9,596 -1,427 8,529 -360 -4.2
South Carolina 18,376 17,874 502 19,258 -882 -4.6
South Dakota 1,235 1,630 -395 1,346 -111 -8.2
Tennessee 17,672 21,536 -3,864 24,476 -6,804 -27.8
Texas 180,507 179,776 731 161,223 19,284 12.0
Utah 10,919 12,076 -1,157 11,356 -437 -3.8
Virginia 33,116 33,905 -789 33,754 -638 -1.9
Virgin Islands 270 269 1 475 -205 -43.2
Vermont 4,206 5,546 -1,340 4,376 -170 -3.9
Washington 46,363 49,927 -3,564 48,885 -2,522 -5.2
Wisconsin 31,446 39,786 -8,340 39,967 -8,521 -21.3
West Virginia 17,275 17,281 -6 13,802 3,473 25.2
Wyoming 6,531 7,051 -520 4,536 1,995 44.0
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 1,997,302   2,147,893   2,053,740 -56,438 -2.7
Male 1,164,145 58.3% 1,296,295   1,158,101 6,044 0.5%
Female 818,909 41.0% 835,515   881,295 -62,386 -7.1%
Information Not Available 14,248 0.7% 16,083   14,344 -96 -0.7%
 
Ethnicity 1,997,302   2,147,893   2,053,740    
Hispanic or Latino 378,353 18.9% 419,063   393,201 -14,848 -3.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,358,242 83.9% 1,453,764   1,393,930 -35,688 -2.6%
Information Not Available 260,707 11.5% 275,066   266,607 -5,900 -2.2%
 
Race 1,997,302   2,147,893   2,053,740
American Indian or Alaskan Native 78,044 3.9% 84,179   27,462 50,582 184.2%
Asian 84,161 4.2% 86,615   67,175 16,986 25.3%
Black or African American 337,364 16.9% 337,398   371,712 -34,348 -9.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15,697 0.8% 16,410   10,907 4,790 43.9%
White 980,756 49.0% 1,078,851   1,065,162 -84,406 -7.9%
Information Not Available 503,983 25.2% 546,597   516,281 -12,298 -2.4%
 
Years of Age 1,997,302   2,147,893   2,053,740
Younger than 22 36,914 1.8% 37,803   40,156 -3,242 -8.1%
22-24 89,345 4.5% 97,008   100,249 -10,904 -10.9%
25-34 465,675 23.3% 496,763   493,154 -27,479 -5.6%
35-44 436,810 21.9% 467,072   446,403 -9,593 -2.1%
45-54 471,351 23.6% 503,632   478,595 -7,244 -1.5%
55-59 219,055 11.0% 240,340   220,345 -1,290 -0.6%
60-64 155,693 7.8% 169,475   152,927 2,766 1.8%
65 and older 107,977 5.4% 119,408   104,843 3,134 3.0%
Information Not Available 14,482 0.7% 16,392   17,068 -2,586 -15.2%
 
Industry 1,997,302   2,147,893   2,053,740
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 72,980 3.7% 92,777   69,304 3,676 5.3%
Mining 47,872 2.4% 52,392   45,732 2,140 4.7%
Utilities 4,426 0.2% 4,720   4,425 1 0.0%
Construction 218,959 11.0% 280,512   223,065 -4,106 -1.8%
Manufacturing 224,897 11.3% 233,758   214,654 10,243 4.8%
Wholesale Trade 74,461 3.7% 79,681   69,902 4,559 6.5%
Retail Trade 142,675 7.1% 152,862   167,749 -25,074 -14.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 69,548 3.5% 78,955   60,815 8,733 14.4%
Information 74,259 3.7% 67,324   63,136 11,123 17.6%
Finance and Insurance 65,281 3.3% 67,348   58,236 7,045 12.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 27,687 1.4% 30,613   28,809 -1,122 -3.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 116,364 5.8% 110,263   116,694 -330 -0.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 17,296 0.9% 13,162   11,238 6,058 53.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 255,004 12.8% 279,326   275,895 -20,891 -7.6%
Educational Services 36,209 1.8% 38,622   40,719 -4,510 -11.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 150,996 7.6% 151,982   172,803 -21,807 -12.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 27,691 1.4% 33,731   29,922 -2,231 -7.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 104,327 5.2% 108,076   118,379 -14,052 -11.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 48,258 2.4% 50,885   51,938 -3,680 -7.1%
Public Administration 29,018 1.5% 33,264   33,721 -4,703 -13.9%
Information Not Available 189,094 9.5% 187,640   196,604 -7,510 -3.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,482 10,811 7,983 1,499 18.8
Male 5,958 62.8% 6,998   4,826 1,132 23.5%
Female 3,464 36.5% 3,730   3,149 315 10.0%
Information Not Available 60 0.6% 83   8 52 650.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,482   10,811   7,983    
Hispanic or Latino 6 0.1% 4   167 -161 -96.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,000 94.9% 10,314   7,567 1,433 18.9%
Information Not Available 476 5.0% 493   249 227 91.2%
 
Race 9,482 10,811 7,983
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,074 32.4% 3,468   2,870 204 7.1%
Asian 516 5.4% 484   464 52 11.2%
Black or African American 447 4.7% 451   390 57 14.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 196 2.1% 212   158 38 24.1%
White 4,767 50.3% 5,699   3,749 1,018 27.2%
Information Not Available 482 5.1% 497   352 130 36.9%
 
Years of Age 9,482 10,811 7,983
Younger than 22 170 1.2% 231   133 37 27.8%
22-24 468 3.4% 544   439 29 6.6%
25-34 2,738 20.1% 3,102   2,392 346 14.5%
35-44 2,158 15.8% 2,557   1,681 477 28.4%
45-54 2,082 15.3% 2,322   1,742 340 19.5%
55-59 953 7.0% 1,026   794 159 20.0%
60-64 606 4.4% 696   493 113 22.9%
65 and older 307 2.3% 333   309 -2 -0.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 9,482 10,811 7,983
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 33 0.3% 47   56 -23 -41.1%
Mining 789 8.3% 857   378 411 108.7%
Utilities 52 0.5% 68   38 14 36.8%
Construction 1,658 17.4% 2,289   1,420 238 16.8%
Manufacturing 687 7.2% 612   548 139 25.4%
Wholesale Trade 143 1.5% 159   138 5 3.6%
Retail Trade 839 8.8% 903   743 96 12.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 373 3.9% 448   273 100 36.6%
Information 89 0.9% 108   72 17 23.6%
Finance and Insurance 133 1.4% 138   139 -6 -4.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 197 2.1% 244   237 -40 -16.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 425 4.5% 413   337 88 26.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 25 0.3% 27   30 -5 -16.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 494 5.2% 640   448 46 10.3%
Educational Services 261 2.7% 285   245 16 6.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 797 8.4% 820   699 98 14.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 83 0.9% 122   77 6 7.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 703 7.4% 769   596 107 18.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 394 4.1% 405   329 65 19.8%
Public Administration 917 9.6% 1,048   871 46 5.3%
Information Not Available 390 4.1% 409   309 81 26.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 20,357 19,962 22,988
Male 10,905 53.6% 11,144   12,003 -1,098 -9.1%
Female 9,428 46.3% 8,791   10,965 -1,537 -14.0%
Information Not Available 24 0.1% 27   20 4 20.0%
 
Ethnicity 20,357 19,962 22,988
Hispanic or Latino 239 1.2% 254   237 2 0.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,797 72.7% 14,453   16,680 -1,883 -11.3%
Information Not Available 5,321 26.1% 5,255   6,071 -750 -12.4%
 
Race 20,357 19,962 22,988
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,197 5.9% 1,091   1,083 114 10.5%
Asian 498 2.4% 530   576 -78 -13.5%
Black or African American 8,342 41.0% 8,040   9,578 -1,236 -12.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 30 0.1% 18   36 -6 -16.7%
White 9,327 45.8% 9,320   10,744 -1,417 -13.2%
Information Not Available 963 4.7% 963   971 -8 -0.8%
 
Years of Age 20,357 19,962 22,988
Younger than 22 55 0.2% 51   624 -569 -91.2%
22-24 80 0.3% 62   1,435 -1,355 -94.4%
25-34 820 3.0% 766   6,082 -5,262 -86.5%
35-44 3,362 12.4% 3,308   5,278 -1,916 -36.3%
45-54 4,382 16.1% 4,416   4,986 -604 -12.1%
55-59 2,348 8.6% 2,291   2,193 155 7.1%
60-64 2,486 9.1% 2,441   1,363 1,123 82.4%
65 and older 6,817 25.1% 6,617   1,018 5,799 569.6%
Information Not Available 7 0.0% 10   9 -2 -22.2%
 
Industry 20,357 19,962 22,988
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 127 0.6% 125   135 -8 -5.9%
Mining 525 2.6% 630   194 331 170.6%
Utilities 52 0.3% 50   29 23 79.3%
Construction 2,079 10.1% 1,968   2,108 -29 -1.4%
Manufacturing 3,415 16.7% 3,619   3,977 -562 -14.1%
Wholesale Trade 665 3.2% 713   877 -212 -24.2%
Retail Trade 2,096 10.2% 2,186   2,566 -470 -18.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 727 3.5% 624   717 10 1.4%
Information 232 1.1% 235   354 -122 -34.5%
Finance and Insurance 589 2.9% 622   601 -12 -2.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 240 1.2% 259   323 -83 -25.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,100 5.4% 876   1,278 -178 -13.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 66 0.3% 58   49 17 34.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,728 13.3% 2,758   3,284 -556 -16.9%
Educational Services 281 1.4% 287   304 -23 -7.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,628 7.9% 1,641   1,935 -307 -15.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 90 0.4% 92   120 -30 -25.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,652 8.1% 1,261   1,974 -322 -16.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 474 2.3% 407   544 -70 -12.9%
Public Administration 262 1.3% 292   302 -40 -13.2%
Information Not Available 1,329 6.5% 1,259   1,317 12 0.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 16,536 15,964 21,000
Male 8,975 54.3% 8,954   10,974 -1,999 -18.2%
Female 6,262 37.9% 5,601   8,681 -2,419 -27.9%
Information Not Available 1,299 7.9% 1,409   1,345 -46 -3.4%
 
Ethnicity 16,536 15,964 21,000
Hispanic or Latino 86 0.5% 90   331 -245 -74.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,151 91.6% 14,465   19,324 -4,173 -21.6%
Information Not Available 1,299 7.9% 1,409   1,345 -46 -3.4%
 
Race 16,536 15,964 21,000
American Indian or Alaskan Native 162 1.0% 156   210 -48 -22.9%
Asian 20 0.1% 17   18 2 11.1%
Black or African American 4,215 25.5% 3,837   5,682 -1,467 -25.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 812 4.9% 745   970 -158 -16.3%
White 9,942 60.1% 9,710   12,444 -2,502 -20.1%
Information Not Available 1,385 8.4% 1,499   1,676 -291 -17.4%
 
Years of Age 16,536 15,964 21,000
Younger than 22 423 1.7% 362   568 -145 -25.5%
22-24 800 3.1% 733   1,119 -319 -28.5%
25-34 3,593 14.1% 3,479   4,804 -1,211 -25.2%
35-44 3,698 14.5% 3,533   4,645 -947 -20.4%
45-54 3,570 14.0% 3,449   4,595 -1,025 -22.3%
55-59 1,479 5.8% 1,415   1,914 -435 -22.7%
60-64 1,024 4.0% 996   1,203 -179 -14.9%
65 and older 649 2.5% 588   807 -158 -19.6%
Information Not Available 1,300 5.1% 1,409   1,345 -45 -3.3%
 
Industry 16,536 15,964 21,000
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 222 1.3% 267   318 -96 -30.2%
Mining 813 4.9% 853   404 409 101.2%
Utilities 29 0.2% 27   29 0 0.0%
Construction 1,501 9.0% 1,496   1,745 -244 -14.0%
Manufacturing 2,412 14.4% 2,446   3,702 -1,290 -34.8%
Wholesale Trade 832 5.0% 604   917 -85 -9.3%
Retail Trade 1,480 8.8% 1,358   1,625 -145 -8.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 675 4.0% 723   723 -48 -6.6%
Information 173 1.0% 178   232 -59 -25.4%
Finance and Insurance 238 1.4% 242   328 -90 -27.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 184 1.1% 198   253 -69 -27.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 628 3.7% 512   788 -160 -20.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 66 0.4% 58   85 -19 -22.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,640 9.8% 1,681   1,950 -310 -15.9%
Educational Services 206 1.2% 227   305 -99 -32.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,498 8.9% 1,356   2,394 -896 -37.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 87 0.5% 74   125 -38 -30.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 919 5.5% 660   1,300 -381 -29.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 284 1.7% 289   419 -135 -32.2%
Public Administration 266 1.6% 269   429 -163 -38.0%
Information Not Available 2,383 14.2% 2,446   2,929 -546 -18.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,320 30,814 34,185
Male 19,040 57.1% 17,432   19,759 -719 -3.6%
Female 14,264 42.8% 13,364   14,413 -149 -1.0%
Information Not Available 16 0.0% 18   13 3 23.1%
 
Ethnicity 33,320 30,814 34,185
Hispanic or Latino 13,997 42.0% 12,261   14,410 -413 -2.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,823 38.5% 12,597   13,505 -682 -5.0%
Information Not Available 6,500 19.5% 5,956   6,270 230 3.7%
 
Race 33,320 30,814 34,185
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,767 5.3% 1,774   1,825 -58 -3.2%
Asian 2,302 6.9% 1,821   2,042 260 12.7%
Black or African American 2,325 7.0% 2,153   2,257 68 3.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 281 0.8% 294   322 -41 -12.7%
White 17,790 53.4% 17,249   20,176 -2,386 -11.8%
Information Not Available 8,855 26.6% 7,523   7,563 1,292 17.1%
 
Years of Age 33,320 30,814 34,185
Younger than 22 812 1.7% 648   875 -63 -7.2%
22-24 1,670 3.5% 1,494   1,749 -79 -4.5%
25-34 7,326 15.2% 6,917   7,696 -370 -4.8%
35-44 6,725 13.9% 6,287   6,925 -200 -2.9%
45-54 8,279 17.1% 7,737   8,578 -299 -3.5%
55-59 3,967 8.2% 3,648   4,020 -53 -1.3%
60-64 2,765 5.7% 2,483   2,644 121 4.6%
65 and older 1,776 3.7% 1,600   1,698 78 4.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 33,320 30,814 34,185
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 6,714 16.8% 5,254   6,587 127 1.9%
Mining 195 0.5% 212   257 -62 -24.1%
Utilities 61 0.2% 63   71 -10 -14.1%
Construction 1,972 4.9% 2,021   2,614 -642 -24.6%
Manufacturing 1,709 4.3% 1,730   1,838 -129 -7.0%
Wholesale Trade 909 2.3% 933   859 50 5.8%
Retail Trade 2,191 5.5% 2,154   2,277 -86 -3.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 687 1.7% 629   673 14 2.1%
Information 430 1.1% 416   425 5 1.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,098 2.7% 1,065   1,088 10 0.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 543 1.4% 531   551 -8 -1.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,510 3.8% 1,319   1,523 -13 -0.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 132 0.3% 112   78 54 69.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,775 9.4% 3,762   4,051 -276 -6.8%
Educational Services 775 1.9% 693   708 67 9.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,215 5.5% 2,176   2,262 -47 -2.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 248 0.6% 232   294 -46 -15.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,238 3.1% 1,127   1,404 -166 -11.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 511 1.3% 535   604 -93 -15.4%
Public Administration 617 1.5% 690   626 -9 -1.4%
Information Not Available 5,790 14.5% 5,160   5,395 395 7.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 357,999 392,733 374,140
Male 203,018 56.7% 222,049   206,856 -3,838 -1.9%
Female 154,787 43.2% 170,388   167,000 -12,213 -7.3%
Information Not Available 194 0.1% 296   284 -90 -31.7%
 
Ethnicity 357,999 392,733 374,140
Hispanic or Latino 147,217 41.1% 169,203   155,639 -8,422 -5.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 177,593 49.6% 188,662   186,881 -9,288 -5.0%
Information Not Available 33,189 9.3% 34,868   31,620 1,569 5.0%
 
Race 357,999 392,733 374,140
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,329 0.7% 1,877   4,071 -1,742 -42.8%
Asian 31,248 8.7% 34,473   32,093 -845 -2.6%
Black or African American 31,928 8.9% 34,473   31,999 -71 -0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 112,087 31.3% 117,840   118,718 -6,631 -5.6%
Information Not Available 180,407 50.4% 204,070   187,259 -6,852 -3.7%
 
Years of Age 357,999 392,733 374,140
Younger than 22 7,958 1.8% 8,396   8,426 -468 -5.6%
22-24 18,633 4.2% 20,545   18,934 -301 -1.6%
25-34 90,833 20.6% 95,518   95,239 -4,406 -4.6%
35-44 73,269 16.6% 81,391   77,914 -4,645 -6.0%
45-54 84,235 19.1% 89,590   84,068 167 0.2%
55-59 36,198 8.2% 42,572   39,478 -3,280 -8.3%
60-64 28,434 6.4% 32,398   29,821 -1,387 -4.7%
65 and older 18,439 4.2% 22,323   20,165 -1,726 -8.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   95 -95 -100.0%
 
Industry 357,999 392,733 374,140
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 50,075 12.3% 68,057   50,554 -479 -0.9%
Mining 2,911 0.7% 2,865   2,651 260 9.8%
Utilities 1,456 0.4% 1,679   1,799 -343 -19.1%
Construction 31,928 7.8% 32,596   33,514 -1,586 -4.7%
Manufacturing 35,907 8.8% 42,474   39,762 -3,855 -9.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,456 0.4% 1,679   1,893 -437 -23.1%
Retail Trade 25,038 6.1% 27,262   28,780 -3,742 -13.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 11,160 2.7% 11,260   8,047 3,113 38.7%
Information 31,248 7.7% 32,102   30,295 953 3.1%
Finance and Insurance 7,181 1.8% 7,705   7,100 81 1.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,038 0.5% 2,371   1,893 145 7.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 8,055 2.0% 8,594   7,952 103 1.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 68,804 16.9% 70,130   75,170 -6,366 -8.5%
Educational Services 7,764 1.9% 9,581   8,899 -1,135 -12.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 25,426 6.2% 25,089   28,023 -2,597 -9.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6,405 1.6% 6,223   5,680 725 12.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 16,109 3.9% 15,409   15,715 394 2.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 9,899 2.4% 10,371   10,319 -420 -4.1%
Public Administration 3,688 0.9% 3,655   4,355 -667 -15.3%
Information Not Available 11,451 2.8% 13,631   11,739 -288 -2.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 28,799 29,539 29,718
Male 16,930 58.8% 17,904   17,474 -544 -3.1%
Female 11,869 41.2% 11,635   12,244 -375 -3.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 28,799 29,539 29,718
Hispanic or Latino 5,760 20.0% 6,248   6,279 -519 -8.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,322 70.6% 20,552   20,736 -414 -2.0%
Information Not Available 2,717 9.4% 2,739   2,703 14 0.5%
 
Race 28,799 29,539 29,718
American Indian or Alaskan Native 530 1.8% 520   530 0 0.0%
Asian 559 1.9% 537   534 25 4.7%
Black or African American 1,751 6.1% 1,750   1,944 -193 -9.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 106 0.4% 106   101 5 5.0%
White 20,448 71.0% 21,062   21,247 -799 -3.8%
Information Not Available 5,405 18.8% 5,564   5,362 43 0.8%
 
Years of Age 28,799 29,539 29,718
Younger than 22 334 0.7% 366   414 -80 -19.3%
22-24 953 2.0% 975   1,109 -156 -14.1%
25-34 6,732 14.4% 6,792   6,978 -246 -3.5%
35-44 6,658 14.2% 6,708   6,861 -203 -3.0%
45-54 6,875 14.7% 7,102   7,131 -256 -3.6%
55-59 3,552 7.6% 3,737   3,547 5 0.1%
60-64 2,393 5.1% 2,510   2,363 30 1.3%
65 and older 1,292 2.8% 1,342   1,314 -22 -1.7%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 7   1 9 900.0%
 
Industry 28,799 29,539 29,718
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 156 0.5% 189   202 -46 -22.8%
Mining 1,478 5.1% 1,565   1,563 -85 -5.4%
Utilities 56 0.2% 55   29 27 93.1%
Construction 3,529 12.2% 4,352   4,208 -679 -16.1%
Manufacturing 2,121 7.3% 2,193   1,987 134 6.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,472 5.1% 1,451   1,279 193 15.1%
Retail Trade 2,254 7.8% 2,266   2,317 -63 -2.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 964 3.3% 1,027   1,047 -83 -7.9%
Information 895 3.1% 889   895 0 0.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,081 3.7% 1,081   977 104 10.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 693 2.4% 638   674 19 2.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,823 9.7% 2,690   2,657 166 6.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 438 1.5% 518   431 7 1.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,139 10.8% 3,315   3,346 -207 -6.2%
Educational Services 643 2.2% 660   753 -110 -14.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,010 6.9% 2,023   2,168 -158 -7.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 913 3.2% 699   868 45 5.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,265 7.8% 1,872   2,315 -50 -2.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 676 2.3% 702   684 -8 -1.2%
Public Administration 480 1.7% 595   522 -42 -8.0%
Information Not Available 713 2.5% 759   796 -83 -10.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,106 40,555 36,530
Male 19,934 56.8% 23,672   20,430 -496 -2.4%
Female 15,172 43.2% 16,883   16,100 -928 -5.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 35,106 40,555 36,530
Hispanic or Latino 5,476 15.6% 6,817   5,624 -148 -2.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,630 84.4% 33,738   30,906 -1,276 -4.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 35,106 40,555 36,530
American Indian or Alaskan Native 108 0.3% 134   0 108 0.0%
Asian 703 2.0% 751   670 33 4.9%
Black or African American 5,643 16.1% 6,160   5,950 -307 -5.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   119 -119 -100.0%
White 19,590 55.8% 22,483   20,341 -751 -3.7%
Information Not Available 9,062 25.8% 11,027   9,450 -388 -4.1%
 
Years of Age 35,106 40,555 36,530
Younger than 22 496 1.0% 544   592 -96 -16.2%
22-24 496 1.0% 1,624   1,779 -1,283 -72.1%
25-34 7,935 15.4% 8,913   8,290 -355 -4.3%
35-44 6,878 13.4% 7,979   7,161 -283 -4.0%
45-54 8,239 16.0% 9,679   8,691 -452 -5.2%
55-59 4,094 8.0% 4,773   4,174 -80 -1.9%
60-64 3,317 6.5% 3,799   3,222 95 2.9%
65 and older 3,651 7.1% 3,244   2,621 1,030 39.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 35,106 40,555 36,530
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 190 0.5% 253   168 22 13.1%
Mining 16 0.0% 39   16 0 0.0%
Utilities 59 0.2% 57   55 4 7.3%
Construction 4,225 12.0% 5,625   3,743 482 12.9%
Manufacturing 3,929 11.1% 4,301   4,083 -154 -3.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,463 4.1% 1,556   1,520 -57 -3.8%
Retail Trade 4,235 12.0% 4,276   4,652 -417 -9.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,671 4.7% 3,930   1,336 335 25.1%
Information 686 1.9% 669   752 -66 -8.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,409 4.0% 1,336   1,382 27 2.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 529 1.5% 625   517 12 2.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,972 5.6% 1,690   2,030 -58 -2.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 270 0.8% 255   292 -22 -7.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,279 12.1% 5,213   4,650 -371 -8.0%
Educational Services 928 2.6% 992   951 -23 -2.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,072 11.5% 4,006   4,353 -281 -6.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 718 2.0% 996   936 -218 -23.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,403 6.8% 2,501   2,960 -557 -18.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,062 3.0% 1,183   1,185 -123 -10.4%
Public Administration 496 1.4% 493   417 79 18.9%
Information Not Available 494 1.4% 559   532 -38 -7.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,145 7,427 7,794
Male 3,259 45.6% 3,433   3,674 -415 -11.3%
Female 3,886 54.4% 3,994   4,120 -234 -5.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,145 7,427 7,794
Hispanic or Latino 534 7.5% 547   637 -103 -16.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,561 91.8% 6,825   7,132 -571 -8.0%
Information Not Available 50 0.7% 55   25 25 100.0%
 
Race 7,145 7,427 7,794
American Indian or Alaskan Native 31 0.4% 40   37 -6 -16.2%
Asian 204 2.9% 204   167 37 22.2%
Black or African American 4,964 69.5% 5,171   5,428 -464 -8.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 14 0.2% 14   22 -8 -36.4%
White 1,389 19.4% 1,421   1,573 -184 -11.7%
Information Not Available 543 7.6% 577   567 -24 -4.2%
 
Years of Age 7,145 7,427 7,794
Younger than 22 119 1.5% 133   147 -28 -19.0%
22-24 408 5.1% 388   434 -26 -6.0%
25-34 1,965 24.4% 2,025   2,198 -233 -10.6%
35-44 1,604 19.9% 1,678   1,704 -100 -5.9%
45-54 1,590 19.7% 1,652   1,746 -156 -8.9%
55-59 724 9.0% 782   767 -43 -5.6%
60-64 473 5.9% 493   521 -48 -9.2%
65 and older 262 3.3% 276   277 -15 -5.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,145 7,427 7,794
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Construction 10 0.1% 12   31 -21 -67.7%
Manufacturing 2 0.0% 2   3 -1 -33.3%
Wholesale Trade 2 0.0% 4   4 -2 -50.0%
Retail Trade 18 0.3% 13   42 -24 -57.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 19 0.3% 21   32 -13 -40.6%
Information 7 0.1% 7   16 -9 -56.3%
Finance and Insurance 9 0.1% 5   9 0 0.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 8 0.1% 6   9 -1 -11.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 44 0.6% 38   48 -4 -8.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4 0.1% 2   3 1 33.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 41 0.6% 50   52 -11 -21.2%
Educational Services 8 0.1% 8   4 4 100.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 21 0.3% 18   13 8 61.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2 0.0% 4   0 2 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 24 0.3% 22   17 7 41.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 12 0.2% 12   22 -10 -45.5%
Public Administration 3 0.0% 1   4 -1 -25.0%
Information Not Available 6,911 96.7% 7,202   7,485 -574 -7.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 5,596 6,086 5,741
Male 2,602 46.5% 2,864   2,721 -119 -4.4%
Female 2,718 48.6% 2,951   2,757 -39 -1.4%
Information Not Available 276 4.9% 271   263 13 4.9%
 
Ethnicity 5,596 6,086 5,741
Hispanic or Latino 366 6.5% 386   329 37 11.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,954 88.5% 5,429   5,147 -193 -3.7%
Information Not Available 276 4.9% 271   263 13 4.9%
 
Race 5,596 6,086 5,741
American Indian or Alaskan Native 15 0.3% 18   20 -5 -25.0%
Asian 101 1.8% 97   127 -26 -20.5%
Black or African American 2,318 41.4% 2,523   2,463 -145 -5.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1% 4   2 1 50.0%
White 2,952 52.8% 3,255   2,947 5 0.2%
Information Not Available 207 3.7% 189   182 25 13.7%
 
Years of Age 5,596 6,086 5,741
Younger than 22 75 0.9% 74   100 -25 -25.0%
22-24 261 3.2% 268   277 -16 -5.8%
25-34 1,380 17.0% 1,472   1,507 -127 -8.4%
35-44 1,170 14.4% 1,249   1,118 52 4.7%
45-54 1,294 16.0% 1,393   1,329 -35 -2.6%
55-59 629 7.8% 737   625 4 0.6%
60-64 443 5.5% 485   457 -14 -3.1%
65 and older 278 3.4% 323   280 -2 -0.7%
Information Not Available 66 0.8% 85   48 18 37.5%
 
Industry 5,596 6,086 5,741
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 21 0.4% 23   15 6 40.0%
Mining 2 0.0% 2   0 2 0.0%
Utilities 7 0.1% 9   7 0 0.0%
Construction 456 8.1% 509   401 55 13.7%
Manufacturing 341 6.1% 345   318 23 7.2%
Wholesale Trade 168 3.0% 190   194 -26 -13.4%
Retail Trade 833 14.8% 884   858 -25 -2.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 201 3.6% 230   241 -40 -16.6%
Information 72 1.3% 81   107 -35 -32.7%
Finance and Insurance 515 9.2% 516   503 12 2.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 100 1.8% 113   112 -12 -10.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 368 6.6% 376   359 9 2.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 18 0.3% 29   10 8 80.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 969 17.3% 1,042   1,115 -146 -13.1%
Educational Services 77 1.4% 70   90 -13 -14.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 681 12.1% 749   705 -24 -3.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 78 1.4% 99   88 -10 -11.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 456 8.1% 559   418 38 9.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 158 2.8% 178   148 10 6.8%
Public Administration 56 1.0% 58   37 19 51.4%
Information Not Available 19 0.3% 24   15 4 26.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 46,954 47,794 60,062
Male 22,461 47.8% 23,452   29,343 -6,882 -23.5%
Female 24,365 51.9% 24,260   30,668 -6,303 -20.6%
Information Not Available 128 0.3% 82   51 77 151.0%
 
Ethnicity 46,954 47,794 60,062
Hispanic or Latino 11,574 24.6% 12,072   15,109 -3,535 -23.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 31,034 66.1% 31,311   40,357 -9,323 -23.1%
Information Not Available 4,346 9.3% 4,411   4,596 -250 -5.4%
 
Race 46,954 47,794 60,062
American Indian or Alaskan Native 309 0.7% 296   360 -51 -14.2%
Asian 722 1.5% 772   863 -141 -16.3%
Black or African American 11,878 25.3% 11,922   15,332 -3,454 -22.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 204 0.4% 210   316 -112 -35.4%
White 28,364 60.4% 29,024   37,054 -8,690 -23.5%
Information Not Available 5,477 11.7% 5,570   6,137 -660 -10.8%
 
Years of Age 46,954 47,794 60,062
Younger than 22 482 0.7% 453   735 -253 -34.4%
22-24 1,371 1.9% 1,363   2,077 -706 -34.0%
25-34 9,232 12.8% 9,419   12,814 -3,582 -28.0%
35-44 9,544 13.2% 9,688   11,821 -2,277 -19.3%
45-54 10,044 13.9% 10,371   13,009 -2,965 -22.8%
55-59 4,889 6.8% 4,996   6,008 -1,119 -18.6%
60-64 3,287 4.6% 3,309   4,209 -922 -21.9%
65 and older 2,355 3.3% 2,222   3,029 -674 -22.3%
Information Not Available 5,750 8.0% 5,973   6,360 -610 -9.6%
 
Industry 46,954 47,794 60,062
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 759 1.6% 626   1,058 -299 -28.3%
Mining 186 0.4% 185   169 17 10.1%
Utilities 74 0.2% 84   68 6 8.8%
Construction 2,812 5.9% 3,005   3,528 -716 -20.3%
Manufacturing 2,229 4.7% 2,282   2,779 -550 -19.8%
Wholesale Trade 2,111 4.4% 2,110   2,328 -217 -9.3%
Retail Trade 4,488 9.4% 4,755   6,420 -1,932 -30.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,311 2.7% 1,435   1,627 -316 -19.4%
Information 1,055 2.2% 931   1,231 -176 -14.3%
Finance and Insurance 2,214 4.6% 2,370   2,620 -406 -15.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,115 2.3% 1,097   1,392 -277 -19.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,847 8.1% 3,786   4,491 -644 -14.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 496 1.0% 490   431 65 15.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,045 16.9% 8,201   10,141 -2,096 -20.7%
Educational Services 1,073 2.2% 1,062   1,338 -265 -19.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,199 8.8% 4,220   5,333 -1,134 -21.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 834 1.7% 742   1,044 -210 -20.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,146 6.6% 2,899   4,590 -1,444 -31.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,339 2.8% 1,397   1,799 -460 -25.6%
Public Administration 624 1.3% 674   981 -357 -36.4%
Information Not Available 4,997 10.5% 5,443   6,694 -1,697 -25.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 30,948 30,467 36,419
Male 13,962 45.1% 14,054   16,997 -3,035 -17.9%
Female 15,486 50.0% 14,969   18,860 -3,374 -17.9%
Information Not Available 1,500 4.8% 1,444   562 938 166.9%
 
Ethnicity 30,948 30,467 36,419
Hispanic or Latino 45 0.1% 85   46 -1 -2.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,403 95.0% 28,938   35,811 -6,408 -17.9%
Information Not Available 1,500 4.8% 1,444   562 938 166.9%
 
Race 30,948 30,467 36,419
American Indian or Alaskan Native 119 0.4% 124   170 -51 -30.0%
Asian 561 1.8% 541   537 24 4.5%
Black or African American 17,163 55.5% 16,695   20,134 -2,971 -14.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 11,605 37.5% 11,663   15,016 -3,411 -22.7%
Information Not Available 1,500 4.8% 1,444   562 938 166.9%
 
Years of Age 30,948 30,467 36,419
Younger than 22 488 1.2% 439   551 -63 -11.4%
22-24 1,382 3.4% 1,295   1,619 -237 -14.6%
25-34 7,635 18.8% 7,453   8,876 -1,241 -14.0%
35-44 7,605 18.8% 7,423   8,729 -1,124 -12.9%
45-54 7,390 18.2% 7,391   8,736 -1,346 -15.4%
55-59 3,235 8.0% 3,167   3,619 -384 -10.6%
60-64 2,031 5.0% 2,107   2,261 -230 -10.2%
65 and older 1,180 2.9% 1,181   1,247 -67 -5.4%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 11   781 -779 -99.7%
 
Industry 30,948 30,467 36,419
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 290 0.9% 368   409 -119 -29.1%
Mining 13 0.0% 10   21 -8 -38.1%
Utilities 25 0.1% 28   54 -29 -53.7%
Construction 1,217 3.9% 1,326   1,733 -516 -29.8%
Manufacturing 2,469 7.9% 2,258   2,469 0 0.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,151 3.7% 1,208   1,541 -390 -25.3%
Retail Trade 2,350 7.5% 2,236   2,930 -580 -19.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 584 1.9% 580   629 -45 -7.2%
Information 491 1.6% 543   781 -290 -37.1%
Finance and Insurance 879 2.8% 981   1,140 -261 -22.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 387 1.2% 396   499 -112 -22.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,756 18.4% 5,489   6,402 -646 -10.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 42 0.1% 35   35 7 20.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 79 0.3% 63   90 -11 -12.2%
Educational Services 508 1.6% 547   783 -275 -35.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,738 5.6% 1,551   2,151 -413 -19.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,208 3.9% 1,158   1,776 -568 -32.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 175 0.6% 199   248 -73 -29.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 376 1.2% 309   457 -81 -17.7%
Public Administration 316 1.0% 333   449 -133 -29.6%
Information Not Available 10,894 34.9% 10,849   11,822 -928 -7.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,009 6,521 7,859
Male 4,563 65.1% 4,324   5,134 -571 -11.1%
Female 2,444 34.9% 2,194   2,724 -280 -10.3%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 3   1 1 100.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,009 6,521 7,859
Hispanic or Latino 556 7.9% 493   589 -33 -5.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,639 66.2% 4,385   5,295 -656 -12.4%
Information Not Available 1,814 25.9% 1,643   1,975 -161 -8.2%
 
Race 7,009 6,521 7,859
American Indian or Alaskan Native 51 0.7% 52   60 -9 -15.0%
Asian 2,177 31.1% 2,010   2,548 -371 -14.6%
Black or African American 120 1.7% 115   118 2 1.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,090 29.8% 1,899   2,293 -203 -8.9%
White 1,555 22.2% 1,509   1,757 -202 -11.5%
Information Not Available 1,016 14.5% 936   1,083 -67 -6.2%
 
Years of Age 7,009 6,521 7,859
Younger than 22 71 0.9% 77   91 -20 -22.0%
22-24 219 2.8% 207   255 -36 -14.1%
25-34 1,432 18.1% 1,426   1,760 -328 -18.6%
35-44 1,661 21.0% 1,468   1,805 -144 -8.0%
45-54 1,683 21.3% 1,539   1,890 -207 -11.0%
55-59 781 9.9% 705   875 -94 -10.7%
60-64 653 8.3% 644   641 12 1.9%
65 and older 509 6.4% 455   542 -33 -6.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,009 6,521 7,859
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 197 2.7% 180   146 51 34.9%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
Utilities 7 0.1% 10   19 -12 -63.2%
Construction 2,040 28.3% 1,830   2,422 -382 -15.8%
Manufacturing 246 3.4% 208   168 78 46.4%
Wholesale Trade 119 1.7% 117   151 -32 -21.2%
Retail Trade 356 4.9% 349   434 -78 -18.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 218 3.0% 228   211 7 3.3%
Information 338 4.7% 291   290 48 16.6%
Finance and Insurance 82 1.1% 84   83 -1 -1.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 100 1.4% 94   106 -6 -5.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 271 3.8% 217   311 -40 -12.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 36 0.5% 45   56 -20 -35.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 760 10.5% 746   956 -196 -20.5%
Educational Services 35 0.5% 53   146 -111 -76.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 302 4.2% 270   320 -18 -5.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 83 1.2% 83   88 -5 -5.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 660 9.2% 624   695 -35 -5.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 165 2.3% 159   152 13 8.6%
Public Administration 81 1.1% 81   71 10 14.1%
Information Not Available 913 12.7% 852   1,033 -120 -11.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,891 19,752 17,590
Male 10,910 61.0% 12,826   10,176 734 7.2%
Female 6,739 37.7% 6,657   7,064 -325 -4.6%
Information Not Available 242 1.4% 269   350 -108 -30.9%
 
Ethnicity 17,891 19,752 17,590
Hispanic or Latino 1,011 5.7% 1,300   1,000 11 1.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,805 88.3% 17,326   15,474 331 2.1%
Information Not Available 1,075 6.0% 1,126   1,116 -41 -3.7%
 
Race 17,891 19,752 17,590
American Indian or Alaskan Native 261 1.5% 282   184 77 41.8%
Asian 295 1.6% 280   242 53 21.9%
Black or African American 1,473 8.2% 1,499   1,397 76 5.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 13,776 77.0% 15,265   13,651 125 0.9%
Information Not Available 2,086 11.7% 2,426   2,116 -30 -1.4%
 
Years of Age 17,891 19,752 17,590
Younger than 22 270 0.9% 301   301 -31 -10.3%
22-24 740 2.5% 827   787 -47 -6.0%
25-34 3,924 13.0% 4,392   3,957 -33 -0.8%
35-44 4,086 13.6% 4,340   3,842 244 6.4%
45-54 4,126 13.7% 4,544   4,173 -47 -1.1%
55-59 2,231 7.4% 2,477   2,077 154 7.4%
60-64 1,582 5.3% 1,725   1,510 72 4.8%
65 and older 927 3.1% 1,140   939 -12 -1.3%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 6   4 1 25.0%
 
Industry 17,891 19,752 17,590
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 130 0.7% 164   137 -7 -5.1%
Mining 69 0.4% 207   57 12 21.1%
Utilities 26 0.1% 30   24 2 8.3%
Construction 3,202 17.8% 4,827   3,022 180 6.0%
Manufacturing 4,568 25.3% 4,250   4,025 543 13.5%
Wholesale Trade 827 4.6% 857   802 25 3.1%
Retail Trade 1,397 7.8% 1,467   1,455 -58 -4.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 739 4.1% 826   590 149 25.3%
Information 513 2.8% 524   478 35 7.3%
Finance and Insurance 801 4.4% 834   550 251 45.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 192 1.1% 199   154 38 24.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 730 4.1% 546   818 -88 -10.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 64 0.4% 54   36 28 77.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,598 8.9% 1,873   1,815 -217 -12.0%
Educational Services 291 1.6% 286   282 9 3.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,120 6.2% 1,134   1,371 -251 -18.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 171 0.9% 213   216 -45 -20.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 838 4.7% 742   1,046 -208 -19.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 336 1.9% 360   365 -29 -7.9%
Public Administration 146 0.8% 211   209 -63 -30.1%
Information Not Available 133 0.7% 148   138 -5 -3.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,275 7,541 7,542
Male 3,586 57.1% 4,787   4,333 -747 -17.2%
Female 2,688 42.8% 2,753   3,209 -521 -16.2%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,275 7,541 7,542
Hispanic or Latino 775 12.4% 802   997 -222 -22.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,095 65.3% 4,972   5,511 -1,416 -25.7%
Information Not Available 1,405 22.4% 1,767   1,034 371 35.9%
 
Race 6,275 7,541 7,542
American Indian or Alaskan Native 265 3.0% 314   385 -120 -31.2%
Asian 98 1.1% 101   157 -59 -37.6%
Black or African American 99 1.1% 99   114 -15 -13.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 57 0.6% 68   104 -47 -45.2%
White 7,008 78.0% 9,125   9,594 -2,586 -27.0%
Information Not Available 1,456 16.2% 1,496   2,147 -691 -32.2%
 
Years of Age 6,275 7,541 7,542
Younger than 22 119 0.9% 162   141 -22 -15.6%
22-24 230 1.8% 282   240 -10 -4.2%
25-34 1,200 9.5% 1,448   1,408 -208 -14.8%
35-44 1,204 9.5% 1,432   1,466 -262 -17.9%
45-54 1,452 11.4% 1,779   1,790 -338 -18.9%
55-59 766 6.0% 910   984 -218 -22.2%
60-64 588 4.6% 701   682 -94 -13.8%
65 and older 703 5.5% 806   830 -127 -15.3%
Information Not Available 13 0.1% 21   1 12 1200.0%
 
Industry 6,275 7,541 7,542
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 260 4.0% 589   324 -64 -19.8%
Mining 131 2.0% 159   229 -98 -42.8%
Utilities 8 0.1% 15   17 -9 -52.9%
Construction 562 8.6% 968   738 -176 -23.8%
Manufacturing 805 12.3% 848   939 -134 -14.3%
Wholesale Trade 353 5.4% 401   389 -36 -9.3%
Retail Trade 634 9.7% 671   663 -29 -4.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 315 4.8% 450   346 -31 -9.0%
Information 102 1.6% 94   89 13 14.6%
Finance and Insurance 163 2.5% 167   221 -58 -26.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 88 1.3% 106   86 2 2.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 306 4.7% 309   332 -26 -7.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 24 0.4% 19   36 -12 -33.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 568 8.7% 663   913 -345 -37.8%
Educational Services 112 1.7% 97   125 -13 -10.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 623 9.5% 574   611 12 2.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 75 1.1% 101   105 -30 -28.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 320 4.9% 353   433 -113 -26.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 133 2.0% 154   170 -37 -21.8%
Public Administration 136 2.1% 179   172 -36 -20.9%
Information Not Available 557 8.5% 624   604 -47 -7.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 112,887 128,228 111,090
Male 66,573 59.0% 81,481   64,145 2,428 3.8%
Female 45,546 40.3% 45,976   46,279 -733 -1.6%
Information Not Available 768 0.7% 771   666 102 15.3%
 
Ethnicity 112,887 128,228 111,090
Hispanic or Latino 15,536 13.8% 22,164   15,900 -364 -2.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 85,452 75.7% 92,877   83,192 2,260 2.7%
Information Not Available 11,899 10.5% 13,187   11,998 -99 -0.8%
 
Race 112,887 128,228 111,090
American Indian or Alaskan Native 614 0.5% 731   524 90 17.2%
Asian 2,741 2.4% 2,776   2,482 259 10.4%
Black or African American 29,211 25.9% 29,610   29,407 -196 -0.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 241 0.2% 251   241 0 0.0%
White 69,008 61.1% 79,666   67,030 1,978 3.0%
Information Not Available 11,072 9.8% 15,194   11,406 -334 -2.9%
 
Years of Age 112,887 128,228 111,090
Younger than 22 1,327 0.8% 1,509   1,556 -229 -14.7%
22-24 4,392 2.5% 4,775   4,722 -330 -7.0%
25-34 25,463 14.8% 28,506   25,628 -165 -0.6%
35-44 26,183 15.2% 29,969   26,181 2 0.0%
45-54 27,899 16.2% 32,408   27,846 53 0.2%
55-59 13,349 7.7% 15,468   12,837 512 4.0%
60-64 9,302 5.4% 10,395   8,176 1,126 13.8%
65 and older 4,972 2.9% 5,198   4,144 828 20.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 112,887 128,228 111,090
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 410 0.4% 524   402 8 2.0%
Mining 836 0.7% 954   768 68 8.9%
Utilities 162 0.1% 158   152 10 6.6%
Construction 15,633 13.8% 23,443   14,579 1,054 7.2%
Manufacturing 13,791 12.2% 14,929   12,045 1,746 14.5%
Wholesale Trade 5,421 4.8% 5,733   5,174 247 4.8%
Retail Trade 8,239 7.3% 8,569   9,739 -1,500 -15.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 4,789 4.2% 5,936   4,403 386 8.8%
Information 2,268 2.0% 2,130   2,094 174 8.3%
Finance and Insurance 3,913 3.5% 3,866   3,744 169 4.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,457 1.3% 1,654   1,621 -164 -10.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,418 6.5% 7,388   7,708 -290 -3.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 926 0.8% 937   664 262 39.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 17,442 15.4% 20,153   17,342 100 0.6%
Educational Services 2,811 2.5% 2,815   2,203 608 27.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,697 6.8% 7,799   8,554 -857 -10.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,432 1.3% 2,130   1,626 -194 -11.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,665 5.0% 6,181   5,486 179 3.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,911 2.6% 3,003   2,997 -86 -2.9%
Public Administration 2,600 2.3% 2,600   2,518 82 3.3%
Information Not Available 7,066 6.2% 7,326   7,271 -205 -2.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,036 23,167 22,874
Male 13,493 61.2% 14,801   13,559 -66 -0.5%
Female 8,499 38.6% 8,330   9,276 -777 -8.4%
Information Not Available 44 0.2% 36   39 5 12.8%
 
Ethnicity 22,036 23,167 22,874
Hispanic or Latino 1,057 4.8% 1,112   1,165 -108 -9.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,165 77.9% 18,173   17,086 79 0.5%
Information Not Available 3,814 17.3% 3,882   4,623 -809 -17.5%
 
Race 22,036 23,167 22,874
American Indian or Alaskan Native 110 0.5% 96   143 -33 -23.1%
Asian 127 0.6% 142   145 -18 -12.4%
Black or African American 3,729 16.9% 3,745   4,000 -271 -6.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 27 0.1% 34   22 5 22.7%
White 16,668 75.6% 17,739   17,167 -499 -2.9%
Information Not Available 1,375 6.2% 1,411   1,397 -22 -1.6%
 
Years of Age 22,036 23,167 22,874
Younger than 22 268 0.7% 253   267 1 0.4%
22-24 691 1.9% 715   843 -152 -18.0%
25-34 4,612 12.5% 4,863   5,043 -431 -8.5%
35-44 5,490 14.8% 5,764   5,599 -109 -1.9%
45-54 5,837 15.8% 6,186   5,985 -148 -2.5%
55-59 2,690 7.3% 2,889   2,721 -31 -1.1%
60-64 1,680 4.5% 1,703   1,541 139 9.0%
65 and older 768 2.1% 794   875 -107 -12.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 22,036 23,167 22,874
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 56 0.3% 72   86 -30 -34.9%
Mining 109 0.5% 109   74 35 47.3%
Utilities 33 0.1% 30   20 13 65.0%
Construction 4,025 18.2% 4,778   3,844 181 4.7%
Manufacturing 4,122 18.7% 4,350   4,217 -95 -2.3%
Wholesale Trade 898 4.1% 934   829 69 8.3%
Retail Trade 1,455 6.6% 1,508   1,661 -206 -12.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 986 4.5% 1,174   808 178 22.0%
Information 277 1.3% 268   371 -94 -25.3%
Finance and Insurance 514 2.3% 522   543 -29 -5.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 344 1.6% 328   297 47 15.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 977 4.4% 861   1,068 -91 -8.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 102 0.5% 122   118 -16 -13.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,244 10.2% 2,356   2,659 -415 -15.6%
Educational Services 362 1.6% 362   422 -60 -14.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,537 7.0% 1,441   1,856 -319 -17.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 207 0.9% 201   285 -78 -27.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 689 3.1% 668   797 -108 -13.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 561 2.5% 586   515 46 8.9%
Public Administration 229 1.0% 237   197 32 16.2%
Information Not Available 2,309 10.5% 2,260   2,207 102 4.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,692 12,893 14,780
Male 7,427 58.5% 7,706   8,682 -1,255 -14.5%
Female 5,265 41.5% 5,187   6,098 -833 -13.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 12,692 12,893 14,780
Hispanic or Latino 1,001 7.9% 1,076   1,188 -187 -15.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,398 50.4% 6,367   6,471 -73 -1.1%
Information Not Available 5,293 41.7% 5,450   7,121 -1,828 -25.7%
 
Race 12,692 12,893 14,780
American Indian or Alaskan Native 190 1.5% 195   231 -41 -17.7%
Asian 171 1.3% 169   215 -44 -20.5%
Black or African American 2,702 21.3% 2,645   2,674 28 1.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 26 0.2% 27   33 -7 -21.2%
White 8,742 68.9% 8,973   10,668 -1,926 -18.1%
Information Not Available 861 6.8% 884   959 -98 -10.2%
 
Years of Age 12,692 12,893 14,780
Younger than 22 182 0.9% 192   247 -65 -26.3%
22-24 612 3.0% 574   711 -99 -13.9%
25-34 3,092 15.1% 3,117   3,481 -389 -11.2%
35-44 2,952 14.4% 3,018   3,334 -382 -11.5%
45-54 2,870 14.0% 2,929   3,511 -641 -18.3%
55-59 1,434 7.0% 1,456   1,696 -262 -15.4%
60-64 965 4.7% 1,002   1,085 -120 -11.1%
65 and older 585 2.9% 605   715 -130 -18.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 12,692 12,893 14,780
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 50 0.4% 44   46 4 8.7%
Mining 275 2.2% 370   627 -352 -56.1%
Utilities 11 0.1% 21   25 -14 -56.0%
Construction 1,851 14.5% 1,898   1,975 -124 -6.3%
Manufacturing 1,729 13.6% 1,891   1,929 -200 -10.4%
Wholesale Trade 511 4.0% 523   679 -168 -24.7%
Retail Trade 972 7.6% 933   1,203 -231 -19.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 500 3.9% 473   675 -175 -25.9%
Information 348 2.7% 342   315 33 10.5%
Finance and Insurance 365 2.9% 375   397 -32 -8.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 187 1.5% 201   196 -9 -4.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 973 7.6% 867   1,012 -39 -3.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 39 0.3% 33   52 -13 -25.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,660 13.0% 1,660   1,870 -210 -11.2%
Educational Services 296 2.3% 241   272 24 8.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,164 9.1% 1,199   1,419 -255 -18.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 75 0.6% 89   104 -29 -27.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 499 3.9% 505   592 -93 -15.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 267 2.1% 252   330 -63 -19.1%
Public Administration 217 1.7% 218   305 -88 -28.9%
Information Not Available 703 5.5% 758   757 -54 -7.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,576 22,729 21,357
Male 13,740 63.7% 15,104   12,593 1,147 9.1%
Female 7,836 36.3% 7,625   8,764 -928 -10.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 21,576 22,729 21,357
Hispanic or Latino 5 0.0% 9   35 -30 -85.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 394 1.8% 481   606 -212 -35.0%
Information Not Available 21,177 98.2% 22,239   20,716 461 2.2%
 
Race 21,576 22,729 21,357
American Indian or Alaskan Native 134 0.6% 121   144 -10 -6.9%
Asian 60 0.3% 51   105 -45 -42.9%
Black or African American 2,660 12.3% 2,794   3,004 -344 -11.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 19 0.1% 19   9 10 111.1%
White 18,462 85.6% 19,501   17,847 615 3.4%
Information Not Available 241 1.1% 243   248 -7 -2.8%
 
Years of Age 21,576 22,729 21,357
Younger than 22 264 0.7% 285   349 -85 -24.4%
22-24 728 1.9% 832   955 -227 -23.8%
25-34 4,657 12.1% 4,658   4,914 -257 -5.2%
35-44 5,375 14.0% 5,359   5,328 47 0.9%
45-54 5,399 14.1% 6,102   4,892 507 10.4%
55-59 2,428 6.3% 2,560   2,198 230 10.5%
60-64 1,650 4.3% 1,794   1,731 -81 -4.7%
65 and older 1,070 2.8% 1,135   981 89 9.1%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 4   9 -4 -44.4%
 
Industry 21,576 22,729 21,357
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 37 0.2% 51   61 -24 -39.3%
Mining 1,529 7.1% 1,593   1,147 382 33.3%
Utilities 46 0.2% 65   52 -6 -11.5%
Construction 2,845 13.2% 2,859   2,250 595 26.4%
Manufacturing 4,245 19.6% 4,770   4,055 190 4.7%
Wholesale Trade 876 4.1% 1,051   850 26 3.1%
Retail Trade 1,469 6.8% 1,616   1,766 -297 -16.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,103 5.1% 1,233   815 288 35.3%
Information 306 1.4% 341   358 -52 -14.5%
Finance and Insurance 630 2.9% 631   602 28 4.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 334 1.5% 332   187 147 78.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,237 5.7% 1,065   1,243 -6 -0.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 60 0.3% 65   61 -1 -1.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,081 9.6% 2,037   2,629 -548 -20.8%
Educational Services 283 1.3% 276   240 43 17.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,548 7.2% 1,640   1,522 26 1.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 246 1.1% 257   183 63 34.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 876 4.1% 892   885 -9 -1.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 556 2.6% 477   475 81 17.1%
Public Administration 283 1.3% 341   528 -245 -46.4%
Information Not Available 986 4.6% 1,137   1,448 -462 -31.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,624 22,957 20,149
Male 14,270 60.4% 14,314   11,325 2,945 26.0%
Female 9,341 39.5% 8,635   8,824 517 5.9%
Information Not Available 13 0.1% 8   0 13 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 23,624 22,957 20,149
Hispanic or Latino 1,073 4.5% 1,093   842 231 27.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,546 95.4% 21,860   19,307 3,239 16.8%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 4   0 5 0.0%
 
Race 23,624 22,957 20,149
American Indian or Alaskan Native 191 0.8% 176   199 -8 -4.0%
Asian 237 1.0% 235   193 44 22.8%
Black or African American 11,456 48.5% 10,922   10,801 655 6.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 28 0.1% 34   40 -12 -30.0%
White 11,340 48.0% 11,224   8,916 2,424 27.2%
Information Not Available 372 1.6% 366   0 372 0.0%
 
Years of Age 23,624 22,957 20,149
Younger than 22 396 1.2% 343   257 139 54.1%
22-24 1,023 3.1% 975   879 144 16.4%
25-34 5,881 17.6% 5,550   5,135 746 14.5%
35-44 5,599 16.8% 5,441   4,714 885 18.8%
45-54 5,418 16.2% 5,353   4,511 907 20.1%
55-59 2,697 8.1% 2,701   2,225 472 21.2%
60-64 1,607 4.8% 1,584   1,484 123 8.3%
65 and older 1,003 3.0% 1,010   944 59 6.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 23,624 22,957 20,149
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 188 0.8% 255   181 7 3.9%
Mining 1,379 5.8% 1,428   1,329 50 3.8%
Utilities 61 0.3% 51   52 9 17.3%
Construction 3,955 16.6% 3,968   3,189 766 24.0%
Manufacturing 2,808 11.8% 2,896   2,204 604 27.4%
Wholesale Trade 815 3.4% 799   733 82 11.2%
Retail Trade 1,722 7.2% 1,617   1,628 94 5.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,001 4.2% 1,086   775 226 29.2%
Information 377 1.6% 318   258 119 46.1%
Finance and Insurance 402 1.7% 412   456 -54 -11.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 547 2.3% 565   499 48 9.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,370 5.8% 1,199   1,167 203 17.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 100 0.4% 99   63 37 58.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,879 7.9% 1,850   1,975 -96 -4.9%
Educational Services 328 1.4% 287   330 -2 -0.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,866 7.8% 1,783   1,979 -113 -5.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 355 1.5% 269   324 31 9.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,540 6.5% 1,303   1,472 68 4.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 619 2.6% 569   545 74 13.6%
Public Administration 300 1.3% 273   314 -14 -4.5%
Information Not Available 2,012 8.4% 1,930   676 1,336 197.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 56,676 65,169 59,615
Male 33,488 59.1% 41,300   33,600 -112 -0.3%
Female 23,185 40.9% 23,866   26,014 -2,829 -10.9%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 3   1 2 200.0%
 
Ethnicity 56,676 65,169 59,615
Hispanic or Latino 7,218 12.7% 8,010   7,812 -594 -7.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 45,966 81.1% 53,296   48,040 -2,074 -4.3%
Information Not Available 3,492 6.2% 3,863   3,763 -271 -7.2%
 
Race 56,676 65,169 59,615
American Indian or Alaskan Native 276 0.5% 322   275 1 0.4%
Asian 2,265 4.0% 2,165   2,380 -115 -4.8%
Black or African American 5,584 9.9% 5,806   6,232 -648 -10.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 122 0.2% 148   155 -33 -21.3%
White 40,657 71.7% 48,283   42,573 -1,916 -4.5%
Information Not Available 7,772 13.7% 8,445   8,000 -228 -2.9%
 
Years of Age 56,676 65,169 59,615
Younger than 22 927 1.0% 1,140   924 3 0.3%
22-24 2,393 2.6% 2,811   2,550 -157 -6.2%
25-34 12,148 13.1% 14,190   13,755 -1,607 -11.7%
35-44 12,355 13.3% 14,215   12,440 -85 -0.7%
45-54 14,689 15.8% 16,571   14,389 300 2.1%
55-59 6,587 7.1% 7,465   6,859 -272 -4.0%
60-64 4,483 4.8% 5,071   4,904 -421 -8.6%
65 and older 3,094 3.3% 3,706   3,794 -700 -18.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 56,676 65,169 59,615
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 288 0.5% 508   350 -62 -17.7%
Mining 37 0.1% 118   44 -7 -15.9%
Utilities 136 0.2% 120   105 31 29.5%
Construction 7,528 13.2% 11,744   7,199 329 4.6%
Manufacturing 4,891 8.6% 5,311   5,396 -505 -9.4%
Wholesale Trade 2,419 4.2% 2,494   2,581 -162 -6.3%
Retail Trade 4,478 7.9% 4,957   5,289 -811 -15.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,392 2.4% 1,860   1,506 -114 -7.6%
Information 4,689 8.2% 3,858   1,557 3,132 201.2%
Finance and Insurance 2,127 3.7% 2,155   2,090 37 1.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 990 1.7% 1,130   1,192 -202 -16.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,911 8.6% 5,060   5,420 -509 -9.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 293 0.5% 288   275 18 6.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,201 10.9% 7,683   7,075 -874 -12.4%
Educational Services 1,072 1.9% 1,102   1,167 -95 -8.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,136 9.0% 5,154   6,267 -1,131 -18.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 751 1.3% 1,409   915 -164 -17.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,846 6.8% 4,220   5,034 -1,188 -23.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,173 5.6% 3,455   3,466 -293 -8.5%
Public Administration 780 1.4% 972   892 -112 -12.6%
Information Not Available 1,538 2.7% 1,571   1,795 -257 -14.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 34,747 36,868 38,093
Male 14,920 42.9% 15,578   16,115 -1,195 -7.4%
Female 12,685 36.5% 12,658   13,616 -931 -6.8%
Information Not Available 7,142 20.6% 8,632   8,362 -1,220 -14.6%
 
Ethnicity 34,747 36,868 38,093
Hispanic or Latino 1,425 4.1% 1,509   1,668 -243 -14.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 25,474 73.3% 26,037   27,397 -1,923 -7.0%
Information Not Available 7,848 22.6% 9,322   9,028 -1,180 -13.1%
 
Race 34,747 36,868 38,093
American Indian or Alaskan Native 95 0.3% 85   116 -21 -18.1%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 13,020 37.5% 12,813   13,383 -363 -2.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 47 0.1% 48   50 -3 -6.0%
White 12,312 35.4% 13,091   13,848 -1,536 -11.1%
Information Not Available 9,273 26.7% 10,831   10,696 -1,423 -13.3%
 
Years of Age 34,747 36,868 38,093
Younger than 22 451 1.0% 431   552 -101 -18.3%
22-24 1,273 2.8% 1,252   1,459 -186 -12.7%
25-34 6,841 15.2% 7,004   7,464 -623 -8.3%
35-44 6,021 13.4% 6,154   6,169 -148 -2.4%
45-54 6,341 14.1% 6,449   6,886 -545 -7.9%
55-59 2,886 6.4% 3,047   3,211 -325 -10.1%
60-64 2,155 4.8% 2,184   2,316 -161 -7.0%
65 and older 1,636 3.6% 1,715   1,674 -38 -2.3%
Information Not Available 7,143 15.9% 8,632   8,362 -1,219 -14.6%
 
Industry 34,747 36,868 38,093
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 50 0.1% 66   46 4 8.7%
Mining 48 0.1% 44   57 -9 -15.8%
Utilities 39 0.1% 35   18 21 116.7%
Construction 3,353 9.6% 3,644   3,902 -549 -14.1%
Manufacturing 336 1.0% 353   318 18 5.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,192 3.4% 1,153   1,189 3 0.3%
Retail Trade 1,230 3.5% 1,254   1,251 -21 -1.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 658 1.9% 660   623 35 5.6%
Information 567 1.6% 526   507 60 11.8%
Finance and Insurance 923 2.7% 953   1,002 -79 -7.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 569 1.6% 624   654 -85 -13.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,539 7.3% 2,486   3,123 -584 -18.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 87 0.3% 82   91 -4 -4.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,312 12.4% 4,445   4,232 80 1.9%
Educational Services 752 2.2% 751   862 -110 -12.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,672 7.7% 2,640   2,857 -185 -6.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 286 0.8% 366   352 -66 -18.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,256 6.5% 2,183   2,407 -151 -6.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 817 2.3% 814   872 -55 -6.3%
Public Administration 485 1.4% 541   664 -179 -27.0%
Information Not Available 11,576 33.3% 13,248   13,066 -1,490 -11.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,064 8,764 7,246
Male 3,877 63.9% 6,016   4,498 -621 -13.8%
Female 2,187 36.1% 2,748   2,748 -561 -20.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,064 8,764 7,246
Hispanic or Latino 92 1.5% 169   96 -4 -4.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,323 87.8% 7,665   6,049 -726 -12.0%
Information Not Available 649 10.7% 930   1,101 -452 -41.1%
 
Race 6,064 8,764 7,246
American Indian or Alaskan Native 72 1.2% 110   74 -2 -2.7%
Asian 46 0.8% 69   61 -15 -24.6%
Black or African American 106 1.7% 146   121 -15 -12.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 5,513 90.9% 7,966   6,222 -709 -11.4%
Information Not Available 327 5.4% 473   768 -441 -57.4%
 
Years of Age 6,064 8,764 7,246
Younger than 22 144 1.3% 181   184 -40 -21.7%
22-24 246 2.2% 414   334 -88 -26.3%
25-34 1,188 10.8% 1,779   1,536 -348 -22.7%
35-44 1,255 11.4% 1,723   1,412 -157 -11.1%
45-54 1,429 13.0% 2,058   1,726 -297 -17.2%
55-59 817 7.4% 1,165   930 -113 -12.2%
60-64 599 5.5% 854   671 -72 -10.7%
65 and older 386 3.5% 590   453 -67 -14.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,064 8,764 7,246
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 533 8.1% 662   566 -33 -5.8%
Mining 0 0.0% 3   7 -7 -100.0%
Utilities 17 0.3% 17   8 9 112.5%
Construction 656 9.9% 1,581   633 23 3.6%
Manufacturing 669 10.1% 934   857 -188 -21.9%
Wholesale Trade 177 2.7% 266   190 -13 -6.8%
Retail Trade 587 8.9% 728   657 -70 -10.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 255 3.9% 352   265 -10 -3.8%
Information 39 0.6% 49   44 -5 -11.4%
Finance and Insurance 101 1.5% 118   132 -31 -23.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 55 0.8% 73   62 -7 -11.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 175 2.7% 191   244 -69 -28.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 16 0.2% 19   10 6 60.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 384 5.8% 611   447 -63 -14.1%
Educational Services 68 1.0% 72   96 -28 -29.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 425 6.4% 412   524 -99 -18.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 137 2.1% 123   185 -48 -25.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 361 5.5% 715   443 -82 -18.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 98 1.5% 123   113 -15 -13.3%
Public Administration 76 1.2% 95   73 3 4.1%
Information Not Available 1,235 18.7% 1,620   1,690 -455 -26.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 66,692 75,189 55,745
Male 39,977 59.9% 49,194   31,362 8,615 27.5%
Female 25,244 37.9% 24,417   22,977 2,267 9.9%
Information Not Available 1,471 2.2% 1,578   1,406 65 4.6%
 
Ethnicity 66,692 75,189 55,745
Hispanic or Latino 2,760 4.1% 4,425   2,098 662 31.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 51,705 77.5% 57,548   42,713 8,992 21.1%
Information Not Available 12,227 18.3% 13,216   10,934 1,293 11.8%
 
Race 66,692 75,189 55,745
American Indian or Alaskan Native 537 0.8% 757   550 -13 -2.4%
Asian 820 1.2% 653   718 102 14.2%
Black or African American 13,273 19.9% 11,974   10,047 3,226 32.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 59 0.1% 70   60 -1 -1.7%
White 36,964 55.4% 44,676   32,274 4,690 14.5%
Information Not Available 15,039 22.5% 17,059   12,096 2,943 24.3%
 
Years of Age 66,692 75,189 55,745
Younger than 22 1,261 1.3% 1,668   1,228 33 2.7%
22-24 3,319 3.3% 3,873   3,098 221 7.1%
25-34 15,655 15.8% 17,632   13,055 2,600 19.9%
35-44 15,126 15.3% 16,521   12,544 2,582 20.6%
45-54 16,981 17.1% 19,063   13,976 3,005 21.5%
55-59 7,696 7.8% 8,607   6,159 1,537 25.0%
60-64 4,545 4.6% 5,123   3,826 719 18.8%
65 and older 2,107 2.1% 2,698   1,859 248 13.3%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 4   0 2 0.0%
 
Industry 66,692 75,189 55,745
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 485 0.7% 1,055   489 -4 -0.8%
Mining 280 0.4% 519   392 -112 -28.6%
Utilities 81 0.1% 108   73 8 11.0%
Construction 6,436 9.6% 14,714   6,831 -395 -5.8%
Manufacturing 16,220 24.1% 14,408   8,395 7,825 93.2%
Wholesale Trade 3,232 4.8% 2,882   2,160 1,072 49.6%
Retail Trade 3,164 4.7% 3,793   3,679 -515 -14.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,274 3.4% 2,171   1,401 873 62.3%
Information 650 1.0% 675   804 -154 -19.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,301 1.9% 1,287   1,322 -21 -1.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 865 1.3% 947   795 70 8.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,310 6.4% 3,928   3,963 347 8.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 5,665 8.4% 1,264   1,439 4,226 293.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,598 9.8% 9,495   7,243 -645 -8.9%
Educational Services 732 1.1% 744   1,000 -268 -26.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,176 6.2% 4,365   4,972 -796 -16.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 679 1.0% 1,426   810 -131 -16.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,643 3.9% 3,408   2,858 -215 -7.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,387 2.1% 1,752   1,549 -162 -10.5%
Public Administration 656 1.0% 964   830 -174 -21.0%
Information Not Available 4,858 7.2% 5,284   4,740 118 2.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,055 45,809 34,020
Male 22,932 65.4% 33,197   20,847 2,085 10.0%
Female 12,122 34.6% 12,607   13,171 -1,049 -8.0%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 5   2 -1 -50.0%
 
Ethnicity 35,055 45,809 34,020
Hispanic or Latino 1,410 4.0% 1,918   1,298 112 8.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,706 84.7% 38,900   28,833 873 3.0%
Information Not Available 3,939 11.2% 4,991   3,889 50 1.3%
 
Race 35,055 45,809 34,020
American Indian or Alaskan Native 504 1.4% 599   548 -44 -8.0%
Asian 932 2.7% 907   890 42 4.7%
Black or African American 2,750 7.8% 2,864   2,990 -240 -8.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 71 0.2% 90   68 3 4.4%
White 27,702 79.0% 37,690   26,488 1,214 4.6%
Information Not Available 3,096 8.8% 3,659   3,036 60 2.0%
 
Years of Age 35,055 45,809 34,020
Younger than 22 412 0.7% 628   467 -55 -11.8%
22-24 1,376 2.3% 2,040   1,374 2 0.1%
25-34 8,200 13.8% 11,004   7,955 245 3.1%
35-44 7,505 12.6% 9,737   7,139 366 5.1%
45-54 8,266 13.9% 10,496   8,208 58 0.7%
55-59 4,477 7.5% 5,828   4,274 203 4.7%
60-64 3,135 5.3% 3,924   2,980 155 5.2%
65 and older 1,676 2.8% 2,144   1,609 67 4.2%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 8   14 -6 -42.9%
 
Industry 35,055 45,809 34,020
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 459 1.3% 716   482 -23 -4.8%
Mining 324 0.9% 783   283 41 14.5%
Utilities 137 0.4% 132   186 -49 -26.3%
Construction 7,962 22.4% 14,705   5,867 2,095 35.7%
Manufacturing 5,116 14.4% 5,885   4,952 164 3.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,528 4.3% 1,740   1,602 -74 -4.6%
Retail Trade 2,221 6.3% 2,484   2,457 -236 -9.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,139 3.2% 1,485   1,045 94 9.0%
Information 567 1.6% 543   609 -42 -6.9%
Finance and Insurance 893 2.5% 888   1,031 -138 -13.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 460 1.3% 489   550 -90 -16.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,365 6.7% 2,459   2,238 127 5.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 878 2.5% 999   617 261 42.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,963 8.3% 3,821   3,324 -361 -10.9%
Educational Services 701 2.0% 668   732 -31 -4.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,512 7.1% 2,530   2,736 -224 -8.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 431 1.2% 578   465 -34 -7.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,694 4.8% 1,675   1,816 -122 -6.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,016 2.9% 1,101   1,166 -150 -12.9%
Public Administration 497 1.4% 692   507 -10 -2.0%
Information Not Available 1,192 3.4% 1,436   1,355 -163 -12.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,869 22,208 27,728
Male 12,805 56.0% 12,448   14,570 -1,765 -12.1%
Female 10,034 43.9% 9,721   13,113 -3,079 -23.5%
Information Not Available 30 0.1% 39   45 -15 -33.3%
 
Ethnicity 22,869 22,208 27,728
Hispanic or Latino 921 4.0% 920   1,030 -109 -10.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,470 72.0% 17,305   21,333 -4,863 -22.8%
Information Not Available 5,478 24.0% 3,983   5,365 113 2.1%
 
Race 22,869 22,208 27,728
American Indian or Alaskan Native 136 0.6% 139   177 -41 -23.2%
Asian 128 0.6% 153   180 -52 -28.9%
Black or African American 5,006 21.9% 4,883   5,796 -790 -13.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 938 4.1% 932   985 -47 -4.8%
White 13,851 60.6% 14,699   18,521 -4,670 -25.2%
Information Not Available 2,810 12.3% 1,402   2,069 741 35.8%
 
Years of Age 22,869 22,208 27,728
Younger than 22 343 1.0% 258   402 -59 -14.7%
22-24 1,106 3.2% 838   1,144 -38 -3.3%
25-34 5,431 15.5% 5,151   6,467 -1,036 -16.0%
35-44 5,250 15.0% 5,193   6,180 -930 -15.0%
45-54 5,552 15.8% 5,378   6,881 -1,329 -19.3%
55-59 2,653 7.6% 2,655   3,259 -606 -18.6%
60-64 1,613 4.6% 1,742   2,128 -515 -24.2%
65 and older 920 2.6% 993   1,267 -347 -27.4%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Industry 22,869 22,208 27,728
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 102 0.4% 116   106 -4 -3.8%
Mining 101 0.4% 123   165 -64 -38.8%
Utilities 23 0.1% 30   33 -10 -30.3%
Construction 2,253 9.8% 2,883   3,483 -1,230 -35.3%
Manufacturing 5,405 23.5% 3,141   3,156 2,249 71.3%
Wholesale Trade 759 3.3% 981   1,273 -514 -40.4%
Retail Trade 1,906 8.3% 2,171   2,765 -859 -31.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 701 3.1% 701   877 -176 -20.1%
Information 367 1.6% 346   603 -236 -39.1%
Finance and Insurance 628 2.7% 637   948 -320 -33.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 296 1.3% 368   437 -141 -32.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,245 5.4% 1,125   1,513 -268 -17.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 117 0.5% 108   229 -112 -48.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,832 12.3% 3,016   3,607 -775 -21.5%
Educational Services 403 1.8% 418   581 -178 -30.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,314 10.1% 2,344   3,201 -887 -27.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 204 0.9% 327   340 -136 -40.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,389 6.0% 1,583   2,146 -757 -35.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 655 2.9% 533   804 -149 -18.5%
Public Administration 188 0.8% 247   313 -125 -39.9%
Information Not Available 981 4.3% 1,010   1,148 -167 -14.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
May 2016 Percent Apr 2016     May 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,084 12,313 13,947
Male 6,912 52.8% 7,042   7,125 -213 -3.0%
Female 6,150 47.0% 5,255   6,808 -658 -9.7%
Information Not Available