Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

November 2016

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
November 2016
Nov 2016 Oct 2016 Monthly Change Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 1,840,087 1,727,601 112,486 1,979,665 -139,578 -7.1
Alaska 10,084 7,940 2,144 9,892 192 1.9
Alabama 19,351 19,218 133 21,443 -2,092 -9.8
Arkansas 14,398 13,273 1,125 19,927 -5,529 -27.7
Arizona 28,167 29,252 -1,085 28,235 -68 -0.2
California 352,407 318,141 34,266 349,804 2,603 0.7
Colorado 25,055 23,575 1,480 27,075 -2,020 -7.5
Connecticut 34,290 32,843 1,447 34,159 131 0.4
District of Columbia 8,409 8,073 336 8,261 148 1.8
Delaware 3,622 4,819 -1,197 5,868 -2,246 -38.3
Florida 44,371 45,894 -1,523 55,637 -11,266 -20.2
Georgia 29,871 31,504 -1,633 35,072 -5,201 -14.8
Hawaii 7,644 7,245 399 6,361 1,283 20.2
Iowa 15,549 14,712 837 17,038 -1,489 -8.7
Idaho 6,676 5,410 1,266 6,875 -199 -2.9
Illinois 97,193 92,072 5,121 107,796 -10,603 -9.8
Indiana 19,612 19,135 477 21,224 -1,612 -7.6
Kansas 10,641 10,147 494 13,166 -2,525 -19.2
Kentucky 19,103 18,132 971 19,842 -739 -3.7
Louisiana 23,278 24,165 -887 21,740 1,538 7.1
Massachusetts 46,636 46,636 51,537 -4,901 -9.5
Maryland 33,384 32,316 1,068 36,930 -3,546 -9.6
Maine 4,779 3,641 1,138 5,745 -966 -16.8
Michigan 51,757 47,398 4,359 60,002 -8,245 -13.7
Minnesota 35,408 26,713 8,695 38,541 -3,133 -8.1
Missouri 23,104 20,939 2,165 26,047 -2,943 -11.3
Mississippi 11,283 11,120 163 12,770 -1,487 -11.6
Montana 6,729 4,776 1,953 7,511 -782 -10.4
North Carolina 22,574 23,425 -851 26,399 -3,825 -14.5
North Dakota 2,966 2,240 726 3,106 -140 -4.5
Nebraska 3,868 3,456 412 4,788 -920 -19.2
New Hampshire 3,595 3,431 164 4,151 -556 -13.4
New Jersey 92,313 84,515 7,798 94,424 -2,111 -2.2
New Mexico 12,381 10,338 2,043 11,876 505 4.3
Nevada 21,956 20,644 1,312 25,009 -3,053 -12.2
New York 137,256 129,151 8,105 148,573 -11,317 -7.6
Ohio 49,321 45,853 3,468 53,639 -4,318 -8.1
Oklahoma 19,287 19,248 39 21,140 -1,853 -8.8
Oregon 27,769 24,651 3,118 30,648 -2,879 -9.4
Pennsylvania 109,825 102,938 6,887 122,500 -12,675 -10.3
Puerto Rico 18,577 19,554 -977 23,555 -4,978 -21.1
Rhode Island 7,258 6,697 561 7,598 -340 -4.5
South Carolina 18,449 18,861 -412 21,141 -2,692 -12.7
South Dakota 1,496 1,137 359 1,181 315 26.7
Tennessee 16,903 17,205 -302 22,366 -5,463 -24.4
Texas 157,889 155,227 2,662 159,574 -1,685 -1.1
Utah 9,961 8,689 1,272 10,668 -707 -6.6
Virginia 27,822 27,937 -115 28,066 -244 -0.9
Virgin Islands 289 347 -58 313 -24 -7.7
Vermont 3,336 2,673 663 3,693 -357 -9.7
Washington 46,721 40,269 6,452 51,568 -4,847 -9.4
Wisconsin 29,721 25,316 4,405 36,028 -6,307 -17.5
West Virginia 11,598 11,222 376 14,872 -3,274 -22.0
Wyoming 4,155 3,488 667 4,291 -136 -3.2
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 1,840,087   1,727,601   1,979,665 -139,578 -7.1
Male 1,031,143 56.0% 937,162   1,118,175 -87,032 -7.8%
Female 794,624 43.2% 777,215   847,471 -52,847 -6.2%
Information Not Available 14,320 0.8% 13,224   14,019 301 2.1%
 
Ethnicity 1,840,087   1,727,601   1,979,665    
Hispanic or Latino 351,840 19.1% 321,646   369,688 -17,848 -4.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,236,055 83.1% 1,173,057   1,350,052 -113,997 -8.4%
Information Not Available 252,190 12.0% 232,900   259,925 -7,735 -3.0%
 
Race 1,840,087   1,727,601   1,979,665
American Indian or Alaskan Native 25,019 1.4% 22,721   25,281 -262 -1.0%
Asian 66,342 3.6% 64,309   65,833 509 0.8%
Black or African American 328,752 17.8% 332,979   348,046 -19,294 -5.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 12,010 0.7% 10,988   9,836 2,174 22.1%
White 929,314 50.5% 862,964   1,036,600 -107,286 -10.3%
Information Not Available 480,428 26.1% 437,062   498,020 -17,592 -3.5%
 
Years of Age 1,840,087   1,727,601   1,979,665
Younger than 22 36,073 2.0% 31,099   42,947 -6,874 -16.0%
22-24 81,829 4.4% 74,221   98,839 -17,010 -17.2%
25-34 433,764 23.6% 407,377   471,540 -37,776 -8.0%
35-44 394,069 21.4% 374,557   426,762 -32,693 -7.7%
45-54 424,575 23.1% 400,108   459,699 -35,124 -7.6%
55-59 201,539 11.0% 190,442   212,813 -11,274 -5.3%
60-64 146,946 8.0% 137,774   145,427 1,519 1.0%
65 and older 107,423 5.8% 98,866   104,360 3,063 2.9%
Information Not Available 13,869 0.8% 13,157   17,278 -3,409 -19.7%
 
Industry 1,840,087   1,727,601   1,979,665
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 65,568 3.6% 46,443   69,369 -3,801 -5.5%
Mining 18,750 1.0% 20,378   35,942 -17,192 -47.8%
Utilities 4,139 0.2% 3,601   3,573 566 15.8%
Construction 192,941 10.5% 159,820   199,157 -6,216 -3.1%
Manufacturing 189,521 10.3% 186,618   217,053 -27,532 -12.7%
Wholesale Trade 64,990 3.5% 67,501   70,606 -5,616 -8.0%
Retail Trade 141,197 7.7% 140,314   150,949 -9,752 -6.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 59,504 3.2% 57,286   62,405 -2,901 -4.6%
Information 59,084 3.2% 57,345   57,181 1,903 3.3%
Finance and Insurance 54,188 2.9% 54,351   54,203 -15 0.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 26,381 1.4% 24,976   28,534 -2,153 -7.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 107,003 5.8% 107,362   107,527 -524 -0.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,651 0.6% 11,112   11,671 -20 -0.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 243,520 13.2% 228,848   254,709 -11,189 -4.4%
Educational Services 54,592 3.0% 56,566   54,603 -11 0.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 148,775 8.1% 152,247   163,954 -15,179 -9.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 34,742 1.9% 25,048   41,214 -6,472 -15.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 106,993 5.8% 94,080   115,979 -8,986 -7.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 47,605 2.6% 44,284   51,010 -3,405 -6.7%
Public Administration 35,562 1.9% 30,623   36,684 -1,122 -3.1%
Information Not Available 173,381 9.4% 158,798   193,342 -19,961 -10.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,084 7,940 9,892 192 1.9
Male 6,333 62.8% 4,706   6,267 66 1.1%
Female 3,725 36.9% 3,206   3,598 127 3.5%
Information Not Available 26 0.3% 28   27 -1 -3.7%
 
Ethnicity 10,084   7,940   9,892    
Hispanic or Latino 12 0.1% 10   10 2 20.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,565 94.9% 7,529   9,394 171 1.8%
Information Not Available 507 5.0% 401   488 19 3.9%
 
Race 10,084 7,940 9,892
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,627 26.1% 2,128   2,695 -68 -2.5%
Asian 632 6.3% 548   582 50 8.6%
Black or African American 452 4.5% 341   421 31 7.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 218 2.2% 200   183 35 19.1%
White 5,638 55.9% 4,314   5,513 125 2.3%
Information Not Available 517 5.1% 409   498 19 3.8%
 
Years of Age 10,084 7,940 9,892
Younger than 22 218 1.5% 141   143 75 52.4%
22-24 482 3.2% 388   497 -15 -3.0%
25-34 2,920 19.5% 2,315   2,761 159 5.8%
35-44 2,226 14.8% 1,785   2,210 16 0.7%
45-54 2,159 14.4% 1,655   2,146 13 0.6%
55-59 1,004 6.7% 826   1,087 -83 -7.6%
60-64 717 4.8% 536   737 -20 -2.7%
65 and older 358 2.4% 294   311 47 15.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,084 7,940 9,892
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 75 0.7% 48   56 19 33.9%
Mining 425 4.2% 408   660 -235 -35.6%
Utilities 55 0.5% 34   46 9 19.6%
Construction 2,189 21.5% 1,316   2,240 -51 -2.3%
Manufacturing 859 8.5% 697   873 -14 -1.6%
Wholesale Trade 162 1.6% 132   136 26 19.1%
Retail Trade 810 8.0% 698   712 98 13.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 535 5.3% 429   463 72 15.6%
Information 95 0.9% 99   80 15 18.8%
Finance and Insurance 150 1.5% 134   131 19 14.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 202 2.0% 161   180 22 12.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 356 3.5% 323   369 -13 -3.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 32 0.3% 26   29 3 10.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 607 6.0% 445   580 27 4.7%
Educational Services 229 2.3% 212   246 -17 -6.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 623 6.1% 615   589 34 5.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 173 1.7% 125   155 18 11.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 930 9.2% 727   755 175 23.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 299 2.9% 285   255 44 17.3%
Public Administration 949 9.3% 739   1,040 -91 -8.8%
Information Not Available 329 3.2% 287   297 32 10.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,351 19,218 21,443
Male 10,129 52.3% 9,816   11,818 -1,689 -14.3%
Female 9,199 47.5% 9,392   9,606 -407 -4.2%
Information Not Available 23 0.1% 10   19 4 21.1%
 
Ethnicity 19,351 19,218 21,443
Hispanic or Latino 250 1.3% 260   264 -14 -5.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,117 73.0% 14,067   15,246 -1,129 -7.4%
Information Not Available 4,984 25.8% 4,891   5,933 -949 -16.0%
 
Race 19,351 19,218 21,443
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,131 5.8% 999   1,142 -11 -1.0%
Asian 552 2.9% 552   536 16 3.0%
Black or African American 8,060 41.7% 8,159   8,523 -463 -5.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1% 16   21 -11 -52.4%
White 8,663 44.8% 8,561   10,199 -1,536 -15.1%
Information Not Available 935 4.8% 931   1,022 -87 -8.5%
 
Years of Age 19,351 19,218 21,443
Younger than 22 33 0.1% 54   564 -531 -94.1%
22-24 69 0.3% 63   1,196 -1,127 -94.2%
25-34 615 2.4% 664   5,590 -4,975 -89.0%
35-44 3,019 11.8% 2,962   5,087 -2,068 -40.7%
45-54 4,225 16.5% 4,172   4,766 -541 -11.4%
55-59 2,122 8.3% 2,134   2,015 107 5.3%
60-64 2,377 9.3% 2,344   1,303 1,074 82.4%
65 and older 6,880 26.8% 6,819   909 5,971 656.9%
Information Not Available 11 0.0% 6   13 -2 -15.4%
 
Industry 19,351 19,218 21,443
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 185 0.9% 180   223 -38 -17.0%
Mining 142 0.7% 181   619 -477 -77.1%
Utilities 70 0.4% 46   52 18 34.6%
Construction 1,901 9.7% 1,687   1,834 67 3.7%
Manufacturing 3,197 16.4% 3,240   3,743 -546 -14.6%
Wholesale Trade 747 3.8% 712   811 -64 -7.9%
Retail Trade 2,303 11.8% 2,380   2,313 -10 -0.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 520 2.7% 575   599 -79 -13.2%
Information 200 1.0% 211   250 -50 -20.0%
Finance and Insurance 545 2.8% 516   623 -78 -12.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 260 1.3% 265   289 -29 -10.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,038 5.3% 1,036   1,043 -5 -0.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 52 0.3% 58   49 3 6.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,802 14.3% 2,751   3,012 -210 -7.0%
Educational Services 517 2.6% 554   521 -4 -0.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,480 7.6% 1,542   1,766 -286 -16.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 151 0.8% 117   128 23 18.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,338 6.8% 1,330   1,370 -32 -2.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 446 2.3% 454   522 -76 -14.6%
Public Administration 256 1.3% 288   297 -41 -13.8%
Information Not Available 1,201 6.1% 1,095   1,379 -178 -12.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,398 13,273 19,927
Male 7,375 51.2% 6,589   10,778 -3,403 -31.6%
Female 5,897 41.0% 5,716   7,784 -1,887 -24.2%
Information Not Available 1,126 7.8% 968   1,365 -239 -17.5%
 
Ethnicity 14,398 13,273 19,927
Hispanic or Latino 69 0.5% 69   270 -201 -74.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,203 91.7% 12,236   18,292 -5,089 -27.8%
Information Not Available 1,126 7.8% 968   1,365 -239 -17.5%
 
Race 14,398 13,273 19,927
American Indian or Alaskan Native 162 1.1% 158   197 -35 -17.8%
Asian 19 0.1% 26   26 -7 -26.9%
Black or African American 3,865 26.8% 3,749   5,260 -1,395 -26.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 675 4.7% 608   650 25 3.8%
White 8,482 58.9% 7,695   12,159 -3,677 -30.2%
Information Not Available 1,195 8.3% 1,037   1,635 -440 -26.9%
 
Years of Age 14,398 13,273 19,927
Younger than 22 341 1.6% 299   537 -196 -36.5%
22-24 668 3.0% 620   1,050 -382 -36.4%
25-34 3,095 14.1% 2,847   4,408 -1,313 -29.8%
35-44 3,170 14.4% 2,990   4,268 -1,098 -25.7%
45-54 3,088 14.1% 2,840   4,402 -1,314 -29.9%
55-59 1,339 6.1% 1,250   1,858 -519 -27.9%
60-64 937 4.3% 903   1,202 -265 -22.0%
65 and older 634 2.9% 556   837 -203 -24.3%
Information Not Available 1,126 5.1% 968   1,365 -239 -17.5%
 
Industry 14,398 13,273 19,927
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 327 2.2% 178   490 -163 -33.3%
Mining 106 0.7% 116   421 -315 -74.8%
Utilities 26 0.2% 29   47 -21 -44.7%
Construction 1,265 8.6% 1,046   1,578 -313 -19.8%
Manufacturing 2,194 14.9% 2,059   3,585 -1,391 -38.8%
Wholesale Trade 654 4.4% 569   968 -314 -32.4%
Retail Trade 1,345 9.1% 1,381   1,602 -257 -16.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 555 3.8% 539   792 -237 -29.9%
Information 153 1.0% 172   218 -65 -29.8%
Finance and Insurance 239 1.6% 220   283 -44 -15.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 185 1.3% 179   235 -50 -21.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 497 3.4% 463   692 -195 -28.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 41 0.3% 41   64 -23 -35.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,454 9.9% 1,299   2,067 -613 -29.7%
Educational Services 363 2.5% 385   376 -13 -3.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,473 10.0% 1,490   1,963 -490 -25.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 164 1.1% 127   159 5 3.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 693 4.7% 645   920 -227 -24.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 325 2.2% 294   431 -106 -24.6%
Public Administration 290 2.0% 280   336 -46 -13.7%
Information Not Available 2,049 13.9% 1,761   2,700 -651 -24.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 28,167 29,252 28,235
Male 15,023 53.3% 15,612   15,246 -223 -1.5%
Female 13,122 46.6% 13,624   12,968 154 1.2%
Information Not Available 22 0.1% 16   21 1 4.8%
 
Ethnicity 28,167 29,252 28,235
Hispanic or Latino 8,854 31.4% 10,443   8,824 30 0.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,408 47.6% 13,033   13,905 -497 -3.6%
Information Not Available 5,905 21.0% 5,776   5,506 399 7.2%
 
Race 28,167 29,252 28,235
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,948 6.9% 1,831   1,965 -17 -0.9%
Asian 1,802 6.4% 1,787   1,335 467 35.0%
Black or African American 2,318 8.2% 2,292   2,312 6 0.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 309 1.1% 312   340 -31 -9.1%
White 15,163 53.8% 15,235   16,449 -1,286 -7.8%
Information Not Available 6,627 23.5% 7,795   5,834 793 13.6%
 
Years of Age 28,167 29,252 28,235
Younger than 22 523 1.3% 602   533 -10 -1.9%
22-24 1,296 3.2% 1,423   1,246 50 4.0%
25-34 6,418 15.6% 6,590   6,491 -73 -1.1%
35-44 6,179 15.1% 6,190   6,196 -17 -0.3%
45-54 6,801 16.6% 6,998   6,815 -14 -0.2%
55-59 3,241 7.9% 3,448   3,237 4 0.1%
60-64 2,299 5.6% 2,457   2,224 75 3.4%
65 and older 1,410 3.4% 1,544   1,493 -83 -5.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 28,167 29,252 28,235
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,418 4.8% 2,864   1,315 103 7.8%
Mining 84 0.3% 89   209 -125 -59.8%
Utilities 61 0.2% 49   54 7 13.0%
Construction 2,178 7.4% 1,870   2,180 -2 -0.1%
Manufacturing 1,685 5.7% 1,709   1,553 132 8.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,026 3.5% 1,145   1,113 -87 -7.8%
Retail Trade 2,259 7.6% 2,305   2,308 -49 -2.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 639 2.2% 705   640 -1 -0.2%
Information 461 1.6% 451   472 -11 -2.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,123 3.8% 1,081   1,103 20 1.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 530 1.8% 537   569 -39 -6.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,492 5.0% 1,482   1,379 113 8.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 110 0.4% 105   110 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,627 12.3% 3,647   3,706 -79 -2.1%
Educational Services 874 3.0% 904   879 -5 -0.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,515 8.5% 2,409   2,449 66 2.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 308 1.0% 273   319 -11 -3.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,362 4.6% 1,408   1,499 -137 -9.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 560 1.9% 548   592 -32 -5.4%
Public Administration 762 2.6% 729   806 -44 -5.5%
Information Not Available 5,093 17.2% 4,942   4,980 113 2.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 352,407 318,141 349,804
Male 200,952 57.0% 173,781   192,331 8,621 4.5%
Female 151,264 42.9% 144,170   157,379 -6,115 -3.9%
Information Not Available 191 0.1% 190   94 97 103.2%
 
Ethnicity 352,407 318,141 349,804
Hispanic or Latino 143,619 40.8% 123,384   142,534 1,085 0.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 176,682 50.1% 166,094   176,170 512 0.3%
Information Not Available 32,106 9.1% 28,663   31,100 1,006 3.2%
 
Race 352,407 318,141 349,804
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,536 1.0% 3,322   2,537 999 39.4%
Asian 32,393 9.2% 30,751   33,355 -962 -2.9%
Black or African American 31,151 8.8% 30,466   27,624 3,527 12.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 109,602 31.1% 101,555   112,655 -3,053 -2.7%
Information Not Available 175,725 49.9% 152,047   173,633 2,092 1.2%
 
Years of Age 352,407 318,141 349,804
Younger than 22 9,269 2.1% 7,498   8,926 343 3.8%
22-24 17,869 4.1% 14,806   19,543 -1,674 -8.6%
25-34 92,687 21.4% 84,281   87,194 5,493 6.3%
35-44 69,277 16.0% 65,109   70,844 -1,567 -2.2%
45-54 80,171 18.5% 71,847   81,743 -1,572 -1.9%
55-59 34,878 8.0% 32,459   36,643 -1,765 -4.8%
60-64 28,667 6.6% 24,867   25,838 2,829 10.9%
65 and older 19,493 4.5% 17,274   18,979 514 2.7%
Information Not Available 96 0.0% 0   94 2 2.1%
 
Industry 352,407 318,141 349,804
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 52,555 13.0% 34,453   54,495 -1,940 -3.6%
Mining 1,720 0.4% 1,803   2,161 -441 -20.4%
Utilities 860 0.2% 569   752 108 14.4%
Construction 29,813 7.4% 26,575   27,060 2,753 10.2%
Manufacturing 32,298 8.0% 28,378   37,207 -4,909 -13.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,529 0.4% 1,519   1,127 402 35.7%
Retail Trade 25,035 6.2% 25,341   25,275 -240 -0.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 8,027 2.0% 7,213   9,772 -1,745 -17.9%
Information 30,673 7.6% 29,707   28,187 2,486 8.8%
Finance and Insurance 6,880 1.7% 6,834   6,483 397 6.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,102 0.5% 1,708   1,503 599 39.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,167 1.8% 7,118   7,705 -538 -7.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 73,005 18.0% 67,956   64,643 8,362 12.9%
Educational Services 12,804 3.2% 13,003   10,899 1,905 17.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 22,455 5.5% 23,728   23,583 -1,128 -4.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 5,829 1.4% 5,505   7,986 -2,157 -27.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 13,473 3.3% 13,857   15,597 -2,124 -13.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 10,033 2.5% 8,827   9,020 1,013 11.2%
Public Administration 3,631 0.9% 3,322   3,289 342 10.4%
Information Not Available 12,518 3.1% 10,725   13,060 -542 -4.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 25,055 23,575 27,075
Male 13,923 55.6% 12,670   15,397 -1,474 -9.6%
Female 11,131 44.4% 10,904   11,678 -547 -4.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 25,055 23,575 27,075
Hispanic or Latino 4,732 18.9% 4,263   5,475 -743 -13.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,894 71.4% 16,993   19,064 -1,170 -6.1%
Information Not Available 2,429 9.7% 2,319   2,536 -107 -4.2%
 
Race 25,055 23,575 27,075
American Indian or Alaskan Native 439 1.8% 429   506 -67 -13.2%
Asian 566 2.3% 545   526 40 7.6%
Black or African American 1,509 6.0% 1,459   1,626 -117 -7.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 77 0.3% 91   115 -38 -33.0%
White 17,721 70.7% 16,671   19,258 -1,537 -8.0%
Information Not Available 4,743 18.9% 4,380   5,044 -301 -6.0%
 
Years of Age 25,055 23,575 27,075
Younger than 22 271 0.7% 224   362 -91 -25.1%
22-24 708 1.8% 599   923 -215 -23.3%
25-34 5,457 13.5% 5,140   6,060 -603 -10.0%
35-44 5,654 14.0% 5,437   6,161 -507 -8.2%
45-54 6,073 15.0% 5,770   6,600 -527 -8.0%
55-59 3,181 7.9% 2,969   3,359 -178 -5.3%
60-64 2,368 5.9% 2,218   2,325 43 1.8%
65 and older 1,329 3.3% 1,210   1,282 47 3.7%
Information Not Available 14 0.0% 8   3 11 366.7%
 
Industry 25,055 23,575 27,075
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 232 0.9% 174   272 -40 -14.7%
Mining 570 2.3% 675   1,085 -515 -47.5%
Utilities 58 0.2% 51   49 9 18.4%
Construction 2,328 9.2% 2,047   3,062 -734 -24.0%
Manufacturing 1,890 7.5% 1,627   1,826 64 3.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,326 5.2% 1,353   1,268 58 4.6%
Retail Trade 2,105 8.3% 2,169   2,121 -16 -0.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 758 3.0% 782   923 -165 -17.9%
Information 1,150 4.5% 1,010   969 181 18.7%
Finance and Insurance 974 3.9% 957   1,020 -46 -4.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 604 2.4% 597   566 38 6.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,461 9.7% 2,453   2,647 -186 -7.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 313 1.2% 327   336 -23 -6.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,838 11.2% 2,590   3,122 -284 -9.1%
Educational Services 845 3.3% 815   832 13 1.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,056 8.1% 2,045   2,036 20 1.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 675 2.7% 555   683 -8 -1.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,789 7.1% 1,557   1,953 -164 -8.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 636 2.5% 642   690 -54 -7.8%
Public Administration 740 2.9% 518   785 -45 -5.7%
Information Not Available 707 2.8% 631   830 -123 -14.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 34,290 32,843 34,159
Male 18,756 54.7% 17,274   18,952 -196 -1.0%
Female 15,534 45.3% 15,569   15,207 327 2.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 34,290 32,843 34,159
Hispanic or Latino 5,352 15.6% 5,052   5,342 10 0.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 28,938 84.4% 27,791   28,817 121 0.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 34,290 32,843 34,159
American Indian or Alaskan Native 146 0.4% 131   122 24 19.7%
Asian 680 2.0% 661   679 1 0.1%
Black or African American 5,638 16.4% 5,583   5,209 429 8.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 19,340 56.4% 18,352   18,811 529 2.8%
Information Not Available 8,486 24.7% 8,116   9,338 -852 -9.1%
 
Years of Age 34,290 32,843 34,159
Younger than 22 639 1.3% 585   1,091 -452 -41.4%
22-24 1,486 2.9% 1,438   1,875 -389 -20.7%
25-34 7,828 15.5% 7,473   7,652 176 2.3%
35-44 6,767 13.4% 6,439   6,727 40 0.6%
45-54 7,888 15.6% 7,555   8,150 -262 -3.2%
55-59 4,113 8.1% 3,939   3,926 187 4.8%
60-64 3,123 6.2% 3,024   2,716 407 15.0%
65 and older 2,446 4.8% 2,390   2,022 424 21.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 34,290 32,843 34,159
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 214 0.6% 162   334 -120 -35.9%
Mining 9 0.0% 5   10 -1 -10.0%
Utilities 48 0.1% 55   44 4 9.1%
Construction 3,567 10.3% 3,098   2,975 592 19.9%
Manufacturing 3,779 11.0% 3,605   4,636 -857 -18.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,450 4.2% 1,379   1,441 9 0.6%
Retail Trade 3,757 10.9% 3,861   3,824 -67 -1.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,605 4.7% 1,716   1,189 416 35.0%
Information 1,015 2.9% 650   701 314 44.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,458 4.2% 1,465   1,141 317 27.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 495 1.4% 506   506 -11 -2.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,877 5.4% 2,020   1,833 44 2.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 283 0.8% 276   248 35 14.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,026 11.7% 3,708   4,231 -205 -4.8%
Educational Services 1,223 3.5% 1,250   1,175 48 4.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,299 12.5% 4,412   4,407 -108 -2.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 870 2.5% 596   989 -119 -12.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,080 6.0% 1,934   2,172 -92 -4.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,068 3.1% 998   1,234 -166 -13.5%
Public Administration 665 1.9% 647   515 150 29.1%
Information Not Available 502 1.5% 500   554 -52 -9.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,409 8,073 8,261
Male 3,830 45.5% 3,632   3,639 191 5.2%
Female 4,579 54.5% 4,441   4,620 -41 -0.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,409 8,073 8,261
Hispanic or Latino 674 8.0% 659   532 142 26.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,688 91.4% 7,368   7,686 2 0.0%
Information Not Available 47 0.6% 46   43 4 9.3%
 
Race 8,409 8,073 8,261
American Indian or Alaskan Native 35 0.4% 37   46 -11 -23.9%
Asian 199 2.4% 223   211 -12 -5.7%
Black or African American 5,851 69.6% 5,543   5,967 -116 -1.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 24 0.3% 24   18 6 33.3%
White 1,527 18.2% 1,537   1,509 18 1.2%
Information Not Available 773 9.2% 709   510 263 51.6%
 
Years of Age 8,409 8,073 8,261
Younger than 22 132 1.4% 120   142 -10 -7.0%
22-24 448 4.8% 450   478 -30 -6.3%
25-34 2,375 25.5% 2,266   2,348 27 1.1%
35-44 1,879 20.2% 1,784   1,862 17 0.9%
45-54 1,760 18.9% 1,670   1,821 -61 -3.3%
55-59 844 9.1% 810   761 83 10.9%
60-64 636 6.8% 634   527 109 20.7%
65 and older 335 3.6% 339   322 13 4.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,409 8,073 8,261
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Construction 15 0.2% 20   15 0 0.0%
Manufacturing 3 0.0% 2   1 2 200.0%
Wholesale Trade 2 0.0% 2   1 1 100.0%
Retail Trade 18 0.2% 18   23 -5 -21.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 5 0.1% 7   8 -3 -37.5%
Information 4 0.0% 8   6 -2 -33.3%
Finance and Insurance 9 0.1% 10   14 -5 -35.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 10 0.1% 8   4 6 150.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 50 0.6% 45   33 17 51.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1 0.0% 0   2 -1 -50.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 57 0.7% 54   27 30 111.1%
Educational Services 11 0.1% 13   9 2 22.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 15 0.2% 12   11 4 36.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 17 0.2% 21   10 7 70.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 15 0.2% 14   19 -4 -21.1%
Public Administration 4 0.0% 4   2 2 100.0%
Information Not Available 8,172 97.2% 7,834   8,075 97 1.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 3,622 4,819 5,868
Male 1,558 43.0% 2,050   2,596 -1,038 -40.0%
Female 1,821 50.3% 2,433   2,968 -1,147 -38.6%
Information Not Available 243 6.7% 336   304 -61 -20.1%
 
Ethnicity 3,622 4,819 5,868
Hispanic or Latino 235 6.5% 279   440 -205 -46.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,142 86.8% 4,206   5,124 -1,982 -38.7%
Information Not Available 243 6.7% 336   304 -61 -20.1%
 
Race 3,622 4,819 5,868
American Indian or Alaskan Native 12 0.3% 17   7 5 71.4%
Asian 65 1.8% 94   113 -48 -42.5%
Black or African American 1,413 39.0% 1,953   2,362 -949 -40.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 6 0.2% 8   7 -1 -14.3%
White 1,935 53.4% 2,481   3,177 -1,242 -39.1%
Information Not Available 190 5.2% 291   202 -12 -5.9%
 
Years of Age 3,622 4,819 5,868
Younger than 22 63 1.2% 82   130 -67 -51.5%
22-24 172 3.3% 235   255 -83 -32.5%
25-34 863 16.4% 1,152   1,439 -576 -40.0%
35-44 765 14.5% 978   1,171 -406 -34.7%
45-54 852 16.2% 1,167   1,451 -599 -41.3%
55-59 414 7.8% 545   637 -223 -35.0%
60-64 283 5.4% 375   417 -134 -32.1%
65 and older 178 3.4% 240   313 -135 -43.1%
Information Not Available 32 0.6% 45   55 -23 -41.8%
 
Industry 3,622 4,819 5,868
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 8 0.2% 15   16 -8 -50.0%
Mining 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
Utilities 5 0.1% 8   11 -6 -54.5%
Construction 202 5.6% 245   373 -171 -45.8%
Manufacturing 281 7.7% 334   331 -50 -15.1%
Wholesale Trade 145 4.0% 189   216 -71 -32.9%
Retail Trade 518 14.3% 695   860 -342 -39.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 148 4.1% 200   195 -47 -24.1%
Information 52 1.4% 72   65 -13 -20.0%
Finance and Insurance 368 10.1% 488   470 -102 -21.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 73 2.0% 102   125 -52 -41.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 241 6.6% 328   341 -100 -29.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 12 0.3% 17   19 -7 -36.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 569 15.7% 795   994 -425 -42.8%
Educational Services 80 2.2% 105   178 -98 -55.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 421 11.6% 623   799 -378 -47.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 58 1.6% 69   107 -49 -45.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 310 8.5% 374   487 -177 -36.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 85 2.3% 98   193 -108 -56.0%
Public Administration 32 0.9% 45   70 -38 -54.3%
Information Not Available 13 0.4% 17   18 -5 -27.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 44,371 45,894 55,637
Male 20,954 47.2% 21,321   26,392 -5,438 -20.6%
Female 23,059 52.0% 24,376   29,122 -6,063 -20.8%
Information Not Available 358 0.8% 197   123 235 191.1%
 
Ethnicity 44,371 45,894 55,637
Hispanic or Latino 10,433 23.5% 11,430   14,371 -3,938 -27.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,610 66.7% 30,385   36,748 -7,138 -19.4%
Information Not Available 4,328 9.8% 4,079   4,518 -190 -4.2%
 
Race 44,371 45,894 55,637
American Indian or Alaskan Native 322 0.7% 266   343 -21 -6.1%
Asian 767 1.7% 757   820 -53 -6.5%
Black or African American 10,926 24.6% 11,979   14,088 -3,162 -22.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 206 0.5% 210   250 -44 -17.6%
White 27,124 61.1% 27,407   33,969 -6,845 -20.2%
Information Not Available 5,026 11.3% 5,275   6,167 -1,141 -18.5%
 
Years of Age 44,371 45,894 55,637
Younger than 22 384 0.6% 432   552 -168 -30.4%
22-24 1,233 1.8% 1,248   1,819 -586 -32.2%
25-34 8,835 12.9% 9,135   11,293 -2,458 -21.8%
35-44 8,790 12.9% 9,081   10,973 -2,183 -19.9%
45-54 9,340 13.7% 9,716   12,059 -2,719 -22.5%
55-59 4,717 6.9% 4,966   5,752 -1,035 -18.0%
60-64 3,210 4.7% 3,494   3,843 -633 -16.5%
65 and older 2,247 3.3% 2,500   2,760 -513 -18.6%
Information Not Available 5,615 8.2% 5,322   6,586 -971 -14.7%
 
Industry 44,371 45,894 55,637
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 509 1.1% 1,374   657 -148 -22.5%
Mining 128 0.3% 165   143 -15 -10.5%
Utilities 73 0.2% 57   73 0 0.0%
Construction 2,534 5.6% 2,449   2,953 -419 -14.2%
Manufacturing 2,245 5.0% 2,192   2,551 -306 -12.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,829 4.1% 1,916   2,557 -728 -28.5%
Retail Trade 4,363 9.7% 4,404   5,506 -1,143 -20.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,226 2.7% 1,322   1,548 -322 -20.8%
Information 899 2.0% 961   929 -30 -3.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,861 4.1% 1,769   2,385 -524 -22.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,051 2.3% 1,027   1,495 -444 -29.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,339 7.4% 3,405   4,080 -741 -18.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 425 0.9% 413   509 -84 -16.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,927 17.7% 7,872   9,242 -1,315 -14.2%
Educational Services 1,414 3.2% 1,533   1,796 -382 -21.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,110 9.2% 4,253   5,507 -1,397 -25.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 725 1.6% 865   1,000 -275 -27.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,302 7.4% 3,495   4,300 -998 -23.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,171 2.6% 1,151   1,753 -582 -33.2%
Public Administration 682 1.5% 625   877 -195 -22.2%
Information Not Available 4,558 10.2% 4,646   5,776 -1,218 -21.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 29,871 31,504 35,072
Male 13,800 46.2% 14,896   17,164 -3,364 -19.6%
Female 14,495 48.5% 15,091   17,351 -2,856 -16.5%
Information Not Available 1,576 5.3% 1,517   557 1,019 182.9%
 
Ethnicity 29,871 31,504 35,072
Hispanic or Latino 29 0.1% 114   61 -32 -52.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 28,266 94.6% 29,873   34,454 -6,188 -18.0%
Information Not Available 1,576 5.3% 1,517   557 1,019 182.9%
 
Race 29,871 31,504 35,072
American Indian or Alaskan Native 107 0.4% 154   186 -79 -42.5%
Asian 445 1.5% 438   511 -66 -12.9%
Black or African American 16,379 54.8% 17,793   19,753 -3,374 -17.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 11,364 38.0% 11,602   14,065 -2,701 -19.2%
Information Not Available 1,576 5.3% 1,517   557 1,019 182.9%
 
Years of Age 29,871 31,504 35,072
Younger than 22 601 1.5% 592   760 -159 -20.9%
22-24 1,365 3.5% 1,367   1,803 -438 -24.3%
25-34 7,711 19.5% 7,870   8,765 -1,054 -12.0%
35-44 7,366 18.6% 7,743   8,436 -1,070 -12.7%
45-54 7,177 18.2% 7,630   8,128 -951 -11.7%
55-59 2,882 7.3% 3,154   3,183 -301 -9.5%
60-64 1,719 4.4% 1,979   2,013 -294 -14.6%
65 and older 1,050 2.7% 1,169   1,070 -20 -1.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   914 -914 -100.0%
 
Industry 29,871 31,504 35,072
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 349 1.2% 338   642 -293 -45.6%
Mining 18 0.1% 16   30 -12 -40.0%
Utilities 22 0.1% 15   32 -10 -31.3%
Construction 1,070 3.5% 1,047   1,600 -530 -33.1%
Manufacturing 2,169 7.2% 4,354   3,041 -872 -28.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,549 5.1% 1,286   1,428 121 8.5%
Retail Trade 2,107 7.0% 2,153   2,470 -363 -14.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 561 1.9% 573   654 -93 -14.2%
Information 564 1.9% 542   742 -178 -24.0%
Finance and Insurance 881 2.9% 853   1,017 -136 -13.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 386 1.3% 377   451 -65 -14.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,382 17.8% 5,144   5,950 -568 -9.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 30 0.1% 35   54 -24 -44.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 94 0.3% 100   83 11 13.3%
Educational Services 691 2.3% 772   831 -140 -16.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,511 5.0% 1,555   1,840 -329 -17.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,268 4.2% 1,362   1,397 -129 -9.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 189 0.6% 165   209 -20 -9.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 356 1.2% 351   363 -7 -1.9%
Public Administration 277 0.9% 307   407 -130 -31.9%
Information Not Available 10,397 34.4% 10,159   11,831 -1,434 -12.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,644 7,245 6,361
Male 5,286 69.2% 4,751   3,884 1,402 36.1%
Female 2,355 30.8% 2,491   2,476 -121 -4.9%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 3   1 2 200.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,644 7,245 6,361
Hispanic or Latino 506 6.6% 500   461 45 9.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,129 67.1% 4,889   4,278 851 19.9%
Information Not Available 2,009 26.3% 1,856   1,622 387 23.9%
 
Race 7,644 7,245 6,361
American Indian or Alaskan Native 56 0.7% 55   44 12 27.3%
Asian 2,315 30.3% 2,161   1,885 430 22.8%
Black or African American 125 1.6% 117   128 -3 -2.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,470 32.3% 2,405   1,759 711 40.4%
White 1,673 21.9% 1,571   1,631 42 2.6%
Information Not Available 1,005 13.1% 936   914 91 10.0%
 
Years of Age 7,644 7,245 6,361
Younger than 22 173 2.0% 141   91 82 90.1%
22-24 354 4.1% 309   196 158 80.6%
25-34 1,874 21.5% 1,701   1,420 454 32.0%
35-44 1,682 19.3% 1,588   1,436 246 17.1%
45-54 1,718 19.7% 1,639   1,474 244 16.6%
55-59 832 9.6% 818   730 102 14.0%
60-64 613 7.0% 634   590 23 3.9%
65 and older 398 4.6% 415   424 -26 -6.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,644 7,245 6,361
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 101 1.3% 128   86 15 17.4%
Mining 1 0.0% 0   4 -3 -75.0%
Utilities 12 0.2% 12   20 -8 -40.0%
Construction 2,803 36.2% 2,392   1,428 1,375 96.3%
Manufacturing 153 2.0% 161   133 20 15.0%
Wholesale Trade 120 1.5% 108   108 12 11.1%
Retail Trade 343 4.4% 376   351 -8 -2.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 284 3.7% 406   275 9 3.3%
Information 91 1.2% 74   87 4 4.6%
Finance and Insurance 60 0.8% 58   87 -27 -31.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 97 1.3% 90   95 2 2.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 315 4.1% 293   331 -16 -4.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 72 0.9% 34   54 18 33.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 821 10.6% 743   818 3 0.4%
Educational Services 62 0.8% 66   118 -56 -47.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 345 4.5% 347   335 10 3.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 69 0.9% 56   73 -4 -5.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 704 9.1% 657   708 -4 -0.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 137 1.8% 150   132 5 3.8%
Public Administration 124 1.6% 133   137 -13 -9.5%
Information Not Available 930 12.0% 961   981 -51 -5.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,549 14,712 17,038
Male 9,122 58.7% 8,446   10,150 -1,028 -10.1%
Female 6,243 40.2% 6,093   6,633 -390 -5.9%
Information Not Available 184 1.2% 173   255 -71 -27.8%
 
Ethnicity 15,549 14,712 17,038
Hispanic or Latino 0 0.0% 0   1,212 -1,212 -100.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 0 0.0% 0   14,828 -14,828 -100.0%
Information Not Available 15,549 100.0% 14,712   998 14,551 1458.0%
 
Race 15,549 14,712 17,038
American Indian or Alaskan Native 70 0.5% 89   231 -161 -69.7%
Asian 57 0.4% 74   270 -213 -78.9%
Black or African American 401 2.6% 474   1,361 -960 -70.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 3,895 25.0% 4,365   12,966 -9,071 -70.0%
Information Not Available 11,126 71.6% 9,710   2,210 8,916 403.4%
 
Years of Age 15,549 14,712 17,038
Younger than 22 349 1.9% 269   393 -44 -11.2%
22-24 713 3.9% 615   861 -148 -17.2%
25-34 3,481 19.1% 3,273   3,980 -499 -12.5%
35-44 3,447 18.9% 3,276   3,744 -297 -7.9%
45-54 3,574 19.6% 3,507   4,010 -436 -10.9%
55-59 1,885 10.4% 1,827   1,912 -27 -1.4%
60-64 1,247 6.9% 1,223   1,288 -41 -3.2%
65 and older 852 4.7% 722   846 6 0.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   4 -3 -75.0%
 
Industry 15,549 14,712 17,038
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 187 1.2% 166   181 6 3.3%
Mining 31 0.2% 18   117 -86 -73.5%
Utilities 26 0.2% 28   28 -2 -7.1%
Construction 2,147 13.6% 1,668   2,520 -373 -14.8%
Manufacturing 4,210 26.8% 4,393   4,440 -230 -5.2%
Wholesale Trade 701 4.5% 770   788 -87 -11.0%
Retail Trade 1,249 7.9% 1,215   1,168 81 6.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 511 3.2% 463   477 34 7.1%
Information 451 2.9% 481   493 -42 -8.5%
Finance and Insurance 563 3.6% 613   576 -13 -2.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 164 1.0% 159   181 -17 -9.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 582 3.7% 620   591 -9 -1.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 36 0.2% 43   26 10 38.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,421 9.0% 1,190   1,751 -330 -18.8%
Educational Services 291 1.8% 320   358 -67 -18.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,147 7.3% 1,156   1,356 -209 -15.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 307 2.0% 130   366 -59 -16.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 760 4.8% 672   817 -57 -7.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 313 2.0% 274   340 -27 -7.9%
Public Administration 314 2.0% 200   335 -21 -6.3%
Information Not Available 138 0.9% 133   129 9 7.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,676 5,410 6,875
Male 3,946 59.1% 2,988   4,184 -238 -5.7%
Female 2,728 40.9% 2,422   2,690 38 1.4%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 0   1 1 100.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,676 5,410 6,875
Hispanic or Latino 788 11.8% 505   795 -7 -0.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,596 68.8% 3,841   4,566 30 0.7%
Information Not Available 1,292 19.4% 1,064   1,514 -222 -14.7%
 
Race 6,676 5,410 6,875
American Indian or Alaskan Native 317 3.7% 272   365 -48 -13.2%
Asian 155 1.8% 148   146 9 6.2%
Black or African American 125 1.5% 104   90 35 38.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 74 0.9% 61   105 -31 -29.5%
White 6,569 77.6% 7,015   8,409 -1,840 -21.9%
Information Not Available 1,224 14.5% 1,217   1,711 -487 -28.5%
 
Years of Age 6,676 5,410 6,875
Younger than 22 140 1.1% 100   137 3 2.2%
22-24 238 1.9% 161   269 -31 -11.5%
25-34 1,180 9.3% 974   1,244 -64 -5.1%
35-44 1,315 10.4% 1,110   1,297 18 1.4%
45-54 1,611 12.8% 1,309   1,625 -14 -0.9%
55-59 917 7.3% 696   853 64 7.5%
60-64 610 4.8% 508   609 1 0.2%
65 and older 659 5.2% 544   780 -121 -15.5%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 8   61 -55 -90.2%
 
Industry 6,676 5,410 6,875
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 280 4.0% 121   293 -13 -4.4%
Mining 51 0.7% 43   146 -95 -65.1%
Utilities 19 0.3% 16   26 -7 -26.9%
Construction 668 9.6% 483   756 -88 -11.6%
Manufacturing 892 12.8% 851   748 144 19.3%
Wholesale Trade 258 3.7% 225   327 -69 -21.1%
Retail Trade 634 9.1% 551   597 37 6.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 257 3.7% 176   230 27 11.7%
Information 97 1.4% 98   95 2 2.1%
Finance and Insurance 186 2.7% 173   177 9 5.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 69 1.0% 66   76 -7 -9.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 339 4.9% 299   325 14 4.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 19 0.3% 18   14 5 35.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 661 9.5% 502   720 -59 -8.2%
Educational Services 141 2.0% 161   142 -1 -0.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 584 8.4% 507   520 64 12.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 168 2.4% 88   186 -18 -9.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 384 5.5% 274   418 -34 -8.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 140 2.0% 111   149 -9 -6.0%
Public Administration 218 3.1% 160   270 -52 -19.3%
Information Not Available 611 8.8% 487   660 -49 -7.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 97,193 92,072 107,796
Male 53,963 55.5% 49,090   60,864 -6,901 -11.3%
Female 42,649 43.9% 42,409   46,384 -3,735 -8.1%
Information Not Available 581 0.6% 573   548 33 6.0%
 
Ethnicity 97,193 92,072 107,796
Hispanic or Latino 13,775 14.2% 11,492   15,551 -1,776 -11.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 73,550 75.7% 71,254   81,401 -7,851 -9.6%
Information Not Available 9,868 10.2% 9,326   10,844 -976 -9.0%
 
Race 97,193 92,072 107,796
American Indian or Alaskan Native 448 0.5% 431   560 -112 -20.0%
Asian 2,685 2.8% 2,606   2,572 113 4.4%
Black or African American 26,002 26.8% 26,381   29,098 -3,096 -10.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 224 0.2% 193   200 24 12.0%
White 57,864 59.5% 53,846   64,089 -6,225 -9.7%
Information Not Available 9,970 10.3% 8,615   11,277 -1,307 -11.6%
 
Years of Age 97,193 92,072 107,796
Younger than 22 1,508 1.0% 1,320   2,060 -552 -26.8%
22-24 3,793 2.6% 3,685   4,975 -1,182 -23.8%
25-34 22,357 15.2% 21,231   25,472 -3,115 -12.2%
35-44 22,791 15.5% 21,549   24,940 -2,149 -8.6%
45-54 23,496 16.0% 22,243   26,432 -2,936 -11.1%
55-59 11,573 7.9% 10,821   12,345 -772 -6.3%
60-64 7,873 5.3% 7,511   7,654 219 2.9%
65 and older 3,802 2.6% 3,712   3,918 -116 -3.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 97,193 92,072 107,796
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 431 0.4% 269   456 -25 -5.5%
Mining 252 0.3% 264   357 -105 -29.4%
Utilities 197 0.2% 205   141 56 39.7%
Construction 10,284 10.5% 8,338   11,791 -1,507 -12.8%
Manufacturing 10,823 11.1% 10,616   12,596 -1,773 -14.1%
Wholesale Trade 4,859 5.0% 4,786   5,060 -201 -4.0%
Retail Trade 7,769 8.0% 7,834   8,375 -606 -7.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 4,230 4.3% 4,090   4,372 -142 -3.2%
Information 2,035 2.1% 2,106   1,978 57 2.9%
Finance and Insurance 3,521 3.6% 3,558   3,884 -363 -9.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,457 1.5% 1,458   1,636 -179 -10.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,406 7.6% 7,080   7,381 25 0.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 759 0.8% 752   712 47 6.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 15,032 15.4% 13,602   17,181 -2,149 -12.5%
Educational Services 3,456 3.5% 3,512   3,750 -294 -7.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,078 7.3% 7,271   8,575 -1,497 -17.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,851 1.9% 1,102   2,126 -275 -12.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,383 5.5% 5,052   5,578 -195 -3.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,564 2.6% 2,502   3,113 -549 -17.6%
Public Administration 2,141 2.2% 2,309   2,418 -277 -11.5%
Information Not Available 5,665 5.8% 5,366   6,316 -651 -10.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,612 19,135 21,224
Male 11,143 56.8% 10,534   12,107 -964 -8.0%
Female 8,357 42.6% 8,517   9,067 -710 -7.8%
Information Not Available 112 0.6% 84   50 62 124.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,612 19,135 21,224
Hispanic or Latino 904 4.6% 828   1,027 -123 -12.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,890 75.9% 14,534   15,927 -1,037 -6.5%
Information Not Available 3,818 19.5% 3,773   4,270 -452 -10.6%
 
Race 19,612 19,135 21,224
American Indian or Alaskan Native 100 0.5% 89   96 4 4.2%
Asian 177 0.9% 161   175 2 1.1%
Black or African American 3,453 17.6% 3,457   3,578 -125 -3.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1% 20   23 -2 -8.7%
White 14,538 74.1% 14,127   16,011 -1,473 -9.2%
Information Not Available 1,323 6.7% 1,281   1,341 -18 -1.3%
 
Years of Age 19,612 19,135 21,224
Younger than 22 236 0.7% 218   273 -37 -13.6%
22-24 648 2.0% 623   714 -66 -9.2%
25-34 4,204 12.9% 4,164   4,690 -486 -10.4%
35-44 4,871 15.0% 4,729   5,192 -321 -6.2%
45-54 4,929 15.1% 4,907   5,401 -472 -8.7%
55-59 2,340 7.2% 2,269   2,466 -126 -5.1%
60-64 1,605 4.9% 1,523   1,590 15 0.9%
65 and older 779 2.4% 702   898 -119 -13.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 19,612 19,135 21,224
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 79 0.4% 44   87 -8 -9.2%
Mining 90 0.5% 41   121 -31 -25.6%
Utilities 32 0.2% 28   38 -6 -15.8%
Construction 2,307 11.7% 1,946   2,916 -609 -20.9%
Manufacturing 4,130 21.0% 4,447   4,301 -171 -4.0%
Wholesale Trade 873 4.4% 842   883 -10 -1.1%
Retail Trade 1,422 7.2% 1,382   1,461 -39 -2.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 740 3.8% 694   603 137 22.7%
Information 315 1.6% 297   298 17 5.7%
Finance and Insurance 562 2.9% 614   474 88 18.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 266 1.4% 264   307 -41 -13.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 932 4.7% 952   937 -5 -0.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 134 0.7% 127   137 -3 -2.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,975 10.0% 1,819   2,411 -436 -18.1%
Educational Services 618 3.1% 708   591 27 4.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,541 7.8% 1,541   1,717 -176 -10.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 218 1.1% 151   313 -95 -30.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 680 3.5% 657   764 -84 -11.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 499 2.5% 524   568 -69 -12.1%
Public Administration 178 0.9% 165   207 -29 -14.0%
Information Not Available 2,021 10.3% 1,892   2,090 -69 -3.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,641 10,147 13,166
Male 6,049 56.8% 5,554   7,726 -1,677 -21.7%
Female 4,592 43.2% 4,593   5,440 -848 -15.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 10,641 10,147 13,166
Hispanic or Latino 794 7.5% 750   1,145 -351 -30.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,532 52.0% 5,118   6,465 -933 -14.4%
Information Not Available 4,315 40.6% 4,279   5,556 -1,241 -22.3%
 
Race 10,641 10,147 13,166
American Indian or Alaskan Native 164 1.5% 144   179 -15 -8.4%
Asian 163 1.5% 156   182 -19 -10.4%
Black or African American 2,208 20.7% 2,156   2,603 -395 -15.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 20 0.2% 20   72 -52 -72.2%
White 7,425 69.8% 7,018   9,255 -1,830 -19.8%
Information Not Available 661 6.2% 653   875 -214 -24.5%
 
Years of Age 10,641 10,147 13,166
Younger than 22 203 1.2% 183   275 -72 -26.2%
22-24 403 2.3% 401   630 -227 -36.0%
25-34 2,507 14.6% 2,341   3,221 -714 -22.2%
35-44 2,507 14.6% 2,418   3,045 -538 -17.7%
45-54 2,492 14.5% 2,349   3,039 -547 -18.0%
55-59 1,235 7.2% 1,210   1,429 -194 -13.6%
60-64 861 5.0% 816   968 -107 -11.1%
65 and older 433 2.5% 429   559 -126 -22.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,641 10,147 13,166
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 51 0.5% 31   70 -19 -27.1%
Mining 93 0.9% 97   286 -193 -67.5%
Utilities 18 0.2% 18   18 0 0.0%
Construction 1,202 11.2% 1,030   1,721 -519 -30.2%
Manufacturing 1,512 14.1% 1,383   1,772 -260 -14.7%
Wholesale Trade 700 6.5% 582   709 -9 -1.3%
Retail Trade 824 7.7% 865   995 -171 -17.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 388 3.6% 389   460 -72 -15.7%
Information 290 2.7% 292   380 -90 -23.7%
Finance and Insurance 374 3.5% 329   440 -66 -15.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 154 1.4% 157   214 -60 -28.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 781 7.3% 822   789 -8 -1.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 38 0.4% 38   42 -4 -9.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,287 12.0% 1,184   1,654 -367 -22.2%
Educational Services 264 2.5% 282   333 -69 -20.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,046 9.8% 1,094   1,280 -234 -18.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 87 0.8% 67   103 -16 -15.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 394 3.7% 405   547 -153 -28.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 220 2.1% 210   310 -90 -29.0%
Public Administration 306 2.9% 282   359 -53 -14.8%
Information Not Available 612 5.7% 590   684 -72 -10.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,103 18,132 19,842
Male 11,235 58.8% 10,436   11,977 -742 -6.2%
Female 7,868 41.2% 7,696   7,865 3 0.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,103 18,132 19,842
Hispanic or Latino 13 0.1% 22   26 -13 -50.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 486 2.5% 569   471 15 3.2%
Information Not Available 18,604 97.4% 17,541   19,345 -741 -3.8%
 
Race 19,103 18,132 19,842
American Indian or Alaskan Native 125 0.7% 93   132 -7 -5.3%
Asian 82 0.4% 75   40 42 105.0%
Black or African American 2,700 14.1% 2,342   2,428 272 11.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1% 22   0 26 0.0%
White 15,990 83.7% 15,292   16,952 -962 -5.7%
Information Not Available 180 0.9% 308   290 -110 -37.9%
 
Years of Age 19,103 18,132 19,842
Younger than 22 310 0.9% 278   320 -10 -3.1%
22-24 722 2.2% 595   906 -184 -20.3%
25-34 4,274 12.8% 4,000   4,610 -336 -7.3%
35-44 4,661 13.9% 4,159   4,896 -235 -4.8%
45-54 4,545 13.6% 4,446   4,755 -210 -4.4%
55-59 2,008 6.0% 2,192   2,010 -2 -0.1%
60-64 1,642 4.9% 1,557   1,311 331 25.2%
65 and older 933 2.8% 895   1,003 -70 -7.0%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 10   31 -23 -74.2%
 
Industry 19,103 18,132 19,842
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 112 0.6% 93   53 59 111.3%
Mining 314 1.6% 516   1,157 -843 -72.9%
Utilities 34 0.2% 25   62 -28 -45.2%
Construction 2,029 10.6% 1,782   1,997 32 1.6%
Manufacturing 4,386 22.8% 3,714   3,664 722 19.7%
Wholesale Trade 817 4.3% 900   1,020 -203 -19.9%
Retail Trade 1,174 6.1% 1,411   1,390 -216 -15.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 735 3.8% 644   704 31 4.4%
Information 258 1.3% 269   369 -111 -30.1%
Finance and Insurance 714 3.7% 578   501 213 42.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 211 1.1% 221   198 13 6.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,041 5.4% 1,028   976 65 6.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 86 0.4% 31   26 60 230.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,008 10.5% 1,804   2,120 -112 -5.3%
Educational Services 636 3.3% 706   479 157 32.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,526 7.9% 1,830   1,869 -343 -18.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 224 1.2% 137   255 -31 -12.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 778 4.0% 807   875 -97 -11.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 460 2.4% 441   466 -6 -1.3%
Public Administration 520 2.7% 269   435 85 19.5%
Information Not Available 1,040 5.4% 926   1,226 -186 -15.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,278 24,165 21,740
Male 12,513 53.8% 12,952   12,615 -102 -0.8%
Female 10,746 46.2% 11,189   9,124 1,622 17.8%
Information Not Available 19 0.1% 24   1 18 1800.0%
 
Ethnicity 23,278 24,165 21,740
Hispanic or Latino 952 4.1% 956   925 27 2.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,187 95.3% 23,131   20,805 1,382 6.6%
Information Not Available 139 0.6% 78   10 129 1290.0%
 
Race 23,278 24,165 21,740
American Indian or Alaskan Native 157 0.7% 150   131 26 19.8%
Asian 201 0.9% 189   172 29 16.9%
Black or African American 11,792 50.7% 12,330   10,642 1,150 10.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 22 0.1% 26   25 -3 -12.0%
White 10,303 44.3% 10,882   10,453 -150 -1.4%
Information Not Available 803 3.4% 588   317 486 153.3%
 
Years of Age 23,278 24,165 21,740
Younger than 22 465 1.5% 493   387 78 20.2%
22-24 1,036 3.2% 1,112   1,005 31 3.1%
25-34 5,925 18.5% 6,227   5,504 421 7.6%
35-44 5,550 17.4% 5,727   5,031 519 10.3%
45-54 5,190 16.2% 5,381   4,911 279 5.7%
55-59 2,394 7.5% 2,521   2,444 -50 -2.0%
60-64 1,621 5.1% 1,647   1,485 136 9.2%
65 and older 1,097 3.4% 1,057   973 124 12.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 23,278 24,165 21,740
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 219 0.9% 145   248 -29 -11.7%
Mining 836 3.6% 952   1,309 -473 -36.1%
Utilities 48 0.2% 43   62 -14 -22.6%
Construction 3,440 14.6% 3,374   3,195 245 7.7%
Manufacturing 2,259 9.6% 2,352   2,386 -127 -5.3%
Wholesale Trade 769 3.3% 794   724 45 6.2%
Retail Trade 2,090 8.9% 2,263   1,549 541 34.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,006 4.3% 1,114   958 48 5.0%
Information 385 1.6% 428   359 26 7.2%
Finance and Insurance 418 1.8% 437   409 9 2.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 532 2.3% 580   452 80 17.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,324 5.6% 1,329   1,114 210 18.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 94 0.4% 83   67 27 40.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,976 8.4% 1,959   1,678 298 17.8%
Educational Services 523 2.2% 550   465 58 12.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,379 10.1% 2,539   1,987 392 19.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 338 1.4% 398   312 26 8.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,913 8.1% 1,981   1,327 586 44.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 578 2.5% 618   645 -67 -10.4%
Public Administration 426 1.8% 440   304 122 40.1%
Information Not Available 1,725 7.3% 1,786   2,190 -465 -21.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 46,636 46,636 51,537
Male 25,698 55.1% 25,698   28,620 -2,922 -10.2%
Female 20,938 44.9% 20,938   22,914 -1,976 -8.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   3 -3 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 46,636 46,636 51,537
Hispanic or Latino 6,017 12.9% 6,017   6,648 -631 -9.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 37,650 80.7% 37,650   41,774 -4,124 -9.9%
Information Not Available 2,969 6.4% 2,969   3,115 -146 -4.7%
 
Race 46,636 46,636 51,537
American Indian or Alaskan Native 227 0.5% 227   225 2 0.9%
Asian 1,979 4.2% 1,979   1,919 60 3.1%
Black or African American 4,858 10.4% 4,858   5,141 -283 -5.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 118 0.3% 118   125 -7 -5.6%
White 32,929 70.6% 32,929   37,317 -4,388 -11.8%
Information Not Available 6,525 14.0% 6,525   6,810 -285 -4.2%
 
Years of Age 46,636 46,636 51,537
Younger than 22 724 1.0% 724   1,008 -284 -28.2%
22-24 1,986 2.6% 1,986   2,292 -306 -13.4%
25-34 10,540 14.0% 10,540   11,992 -1,452 -12.1%
35-44 9,865 13.1% 9,865   10,657 -792 -7.4%
45-54 11,319 15.0% 11,319   12,263 -944 -7.7%
55-59 5,436 7.2% 5,436   5,762 -326 -5.7%
60-64 4,015 5.3% 4,015   4,281 -266 -6.2%
65 and older 2,751 3.6% 2,751   3,282 -531 -16.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 46,636 46,636 51,537
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 264 0.6% 264   414 -150 -36.2%
Mining 23 0.0% 23   14 9 64.3%
Utilities 167 0.4% 167   94 73 77.7%
Construction 4,878 10.4% 4,878   5,036 -158 -3.1%
Manufacturing 4,653 9.9% 4,653   5,101 -448 -8.8%
Wholesale Trade 2,351 5.0% 2,351   2,305 46 2.0%
Retail Trade 3,982 8.5% 3,982   4,270 -288 -6.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,181 2.5% 1,181   1,379 -198 -14.4%
Information 1,323 2.8% 1,323   1,327 -4 -0.3%
Finance and Insurance 2,012 4.3% 2,012   1,820 192 10.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 869 1.9% 869   1,074 -205 -19.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,744 10.1% 4,744   4,611 133 2.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 283 0.6% 283   257 26 10.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,857 10.4% 4,857   5,422 -565 -10.4%
Educational Services 1,268 2.7% 1,268   1,350 -82 -6.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,926 10.5% 4,926   5,617 -691 -12.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 575 1.2% 575   1,247 -672 -53.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,840 6.1% 2,840   4,062 -1,222 -30.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,680 5.7% 2,680   3,099 -419 -13.5%
Public Administration 1,228 2.6% 1,228   1,384 -156 -11.3%
Information Not Available 1,532 3.3% 1,532   1,654 -122 -7.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,384 32,316 36,930
Male 14,216 42.6% 13,313   15,521 -1,305 -8.4%
Female 12,427 37.2% 12,374   13,344 -917 -6.9%
Information Not Available 6,741 20.2% 6,629   8,065 -1,324 -16.4%
 
Ethnicity 33,384 32,316 36,930
Hispanic or Latino 1,318 3.9% 1,175   1,424 -106 -7.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,591 73.7% 23,781   26,734 -2,143 -8.0%
Information Not Available 7,475 22.4% 7,360   8,772 -1,297 -14.8%
 
Race 33,384 32,316 36,930
American Indian or Alaskan Native 110 0.3% 101   106 4 3.8%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 11,877 35.6% 12,028   12,691 -814 -6.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 39 0.1% 47   62 -23 -37.1%
White 12,565 37.6% 11,606   13,875 -1,310 -9.4%
Information Not Available 8,793 26.3% 8,534   10,196 -1,403 -13.8%
 
Years of Age 33,384 32,316 36,930
Younger than 22 488 1.1% 463   655 -167 -25.5%
22-24 1,193 2.7% 1,113   1,532 -339 -22.1%
25-34 6,696 15.3% 6,563   7,363 -667 -9.1%
35-44 5,492 12.5% 5,404   5,844 -352 -6.0%
45-54 5,977 13.6% 5,759   6,481 -504 -7.8%
55-59 2,886 6.6% 2,726   2,964 -78 -2.6%
60-64 2,083 4.7% 2,004   2,136 -53 -2.5%
65 and older 1,827 4.2% 1,654   1,890 -63 -3.3%
Information Not Available 6,742 15.4% 6,630   8,065 -1,323 -16.4%
 
Industry 33,384 32,316 36,930
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 65 0.2% 54   76 -11 -14.5%
Mining 19 0.1% 26   45 -26 -57.8%
Utilities 47 0.1% 47   19 28 147.4%
Construction 2,937 8.8% 2,586   3,270 -333 -10.2%
Manufacturing 352 1.1% 366   318 34 10.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,198 3.6% 1,185   1,115 83 7.4%
Retail Trade 1,099 3.3% 1,138   1,107 -8 -0.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 607 1.8% 590   697 -90 -12.9%
Information 404 1.2% 413   536 -132 -24.6%
Finance and Insurance 813 2.4% 838   894 -81 -9.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 592 1.8% 605   624 -32 -5.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,579 7.7% 2,684   2,703 -124 -4.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 71 0.2% 72   97 -26 -26.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,799 11.4% 3,603   4,083 -284 -7.0%
Educational Services 928 2.8% 981   1,128 -200 -17.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,471 7.4% 2,557   2,746 -275 -10.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 609 1.8% 404   781 -172 -22.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,530 7.6% 1,955   2,778 -248 -8.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 772 2.3% 772   872 -100 -11.5%
Public Administration 660 2.0% 606   841 -181 -21.5%
Information Not Available 10,832 32.4% 10,834   12,200 -1,368 -11.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,779 3,641 5,745
Male 2,665 55.8% 1,953   3,108 -443 -14.3%
Female 2,114 44.2% 1,688   2,637 -523 -19.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 4,779 3,641 5,745
Hispanic or Latino 80 1.7% 50   113 -33 -29.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,164 87.1% 3,166   5,087 -923 -18.1%
Information Not Available 535 11.2% 425   545 -10 -1.8%
 
Race 4,779 3,641 5,745
American Indian or Alaskan Native 48 1.0% 40   75 -27 -36.0%
Asian 18 0.4% 17   29 -11 -37.9%
Black or African American 69 1.4% 50   84 -15 -17.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 4,393 91.9% 3,331   5,248 -855 -16.3%
Information Not Available 251 5.3% 203   309 -58 -18.8%
 
Years of Age 4,779 3,641 5,745
Younger than 22 135 1.6% 94   194 -59 -30.4%
22-24 211 2.4% 164   266 -55 -20.7%
25-34 994 11.4% 727   1,307 -313 -23.9%
35-44 941 10.8% 714   1,159 -218 -18.8%
45-54 1,116 12.8% 891   1,302 -186 -14.3%
55-59 620 7.1% 497   700 -80 -11.4%
60-64 465 5.3% 339   481 -16 -3.3%
65 and older 297 3.4% 215   336 -39 -11.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 4,779 3,641 5,745
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 106 2.2% 79   100 6 6.0%
Mining 2 0.0% 1   1 1 100.0%
Utilities 13 0.3% 14   8 5 62.5%
Construction 339 6.9% 226   449 -110 -24.5%
Manufacturing 490 10.0% 434   467 23 4.9%
Wholesale Trade 137 2.8% 125   161 -24 -14.9%
Retail Trade 345 7.1% 300   458 -113 -24.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 98 2.0% 83   106 -8 -7.5%
Information 29 0.6% 38   69 -40 -58.0%
Finance and Insurance 90 1.8% 81   114 -24 -21.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 52 1.1% 40   50 2 4.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 213 4.4% 164   164 49 29.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10 0.2% 9   4 6 150.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 353 7.2% 301   414 -61 -14.7%
Educational Services 63 1.3% 65   92 -29 -31.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 344 7.0% 373   434 -90 -20.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 108 2.2% 49   163 -55 -33.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 755 15.5% 256   988 -233 -23.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 133 2.7% 90   117 16 13.7%
Public Administration 111 2.3% 67   97 14 14.4%
Information Not Available 988 20.2% 846   1,289 -301 -23.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 51,757 47,398 60,002
Male 27,800 53.7% 25,496   32,920 -5,120 -15.6%
Female 21,934 42.4% 20,423   25,397 -3,463 -13.6%
Information Not Available 2,023 3.9% 1,479   1,685 338 20.1%
 
Ethnicity 51,757 47,398 60,002
Hispanic or Latino 2,526 4.9% 1,739   2,838 -312 -11.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 39,357 76.0% 36,792   45,269 -5,912 -13.1%
Information Not Available 9,874 19.1% 8,867   11,895 -2,021 -17.0%
 
Race 51,757 47,398 60,002
American Indian or Alaskan Native 509 1.0% 382   721 -212 -29.4%
Asian 570 1.1% 571   613 -43 -7.0%
Black or African American 9,109 17.6% 9,772   11,267 -2,158 -19.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 57 0.1% 60   63 -6 -9.5%
White 29,110 56.2% 25,898   33,460 -4,350 -13.0%
Information Not Available 12,402 24.0% 10,715   13,878 -1,476 -10.6%
 
Years of Age 51,757 47,398 60,002
Younger than 22 1,178 1.5% 792   1,555 -377 -24.2%
22-24 2,660 3.4% 2,187   3,404 -744 -21.9%
25-34 12,209 15.8% 11,043   14,388 -2,179 -15.1%
35-44 11,358 14.7% 10,791   13,349 -1,991 -14.9%
45-54 12,432 16.1% 11,842   14,276 -1,844 -12.9%
55-59 6,075 7.9% 5,755   6,450 -375 -5.8%
60-64 3,637 4.7% 3,275   4,219 -582 -13.8%
65 and older 2,206 2.9% 1,711   2,361 -155 -6.6%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 2   0 2 0.0%
 
Industry 51,757 47,398 60,002
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 825 1.6% 334   928 -103 -11.1%
Mining 226 0.4% 220   242 -16 -6.6%
Utilities 102 0.2% 88   74 28 37.8%
Construction 4,375 8.3% 3,064   5,251 -876 -16.7%
Manufacturing 8,107 15.4% 8,125   11,183 -3,076 -27.5%
Wholesale Trade 2,720 5.2% 5,667   2,845 -125 -4.4%
Retail Trade 3,243 6.2% 2,565   3,838 -595 -15.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,448 2.8% 1,210   1,412 36 2.5%
Information 729 1.4% 664   721 8 1.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,211 2.3% 1,124   1,178 33 2.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 772 1.5% 654   718 54 7.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,680 7.0% 3,994   4,007 -327 -8.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,081 2.1% 1,103   1,172 -91 -7.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,938 11.3% 5,003   7,122 -1,184 -16.6%
Educational Services 1,263 2.4% 1,307   1,361 -98 -7.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,468 8.5% 4,361   4,702 -234 -5.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,580 3.0% 469   1,891 -311 -16.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,218 6.1% 1,968   3,611 -393 -10.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,460 2.8% 1,328   1,657 -197 -11.9%
Public Administration 1,374 2.6% 907   1,560 -186 -11.9%
Information Not Available 3,937 7.5% 3,243   4,529 -592 -13.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,408 26,713 38,541
Male 23,601 66.7% 15,845   25,734 -2,133 -8.3%
Female 11,802 33.3% 10,859   12,805 -1,003 -7.8%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 9   2 3 150.0%
 
Ethnicity 35,408 26,713 38,541
Hispanic or Latino 1,405 4.0% 1,092   1,473 -68 -4.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 30,307 85.6% 22,728   33,040 -2,733 -8.3%
Information Not Available 3,696 10.4% 2,893   4,028 -332 -8.2%
 
Race 35,408 26,713 38,541
American Indian or Alaskan Native 497 1.4% 367   575 -78 -13.6%
Asian 877 2.5% 882   878 -1 -0.1%
Black or African American 2,597 7.3% 2,378   2,772 -175 -6.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 69 0.2% 51   77 -8 -10.4%
White 28,346 80.1% 20,652   31,149 -2,803 -9.0%
Information Not Available 3,022 8.5% 2,383   3,090 -68 -2.2%
 
Years of Age 35,408 26,713 38,541
Younger than 22 690 1.1% 392   882 -192 -21.8%
22-24 1,667 2.7% 982   1,878 -211 -11.2%
25-34 8,393 13.8% 6,161   9,105 -712 -7.8%
35-44 7,378 12.2% 5,666   8,135 -757 -9.3%
45-54 8,125 13.4% 6,331   8,922 -797 -8.9%
55-59 4,465 7.4% 3,417   4,795 -330 -6.9%
60-64 3,047 5.0% 2,533   3,239 -192 -5.9%
65 and older 1,634 2.7% 1,223   1,576 58 3.7%
Information Not Available 9 0.0% 8   9 0 0.0%
 
Industry 35,408 26,713 38,541
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 392 1.1% 208   459 -67 -14.6%
Mining 372 1.0% 94   986 -614 -62.3%
Utilities 167 0.5% 97   156 11 7.1%
Construction 8,633 24.1% 3,938   8,975 -342 -3.8%
Manufacturing 4,364 12.2% 4,132   4,629 -265 -5.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,518 4.2% 1,398   1,653 -135 -8.2%
Retail Trade 2,241 6.3% 1,939   2,328 -87 -3.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 798 2.2% 679   969 -171 -17.6%
Information 606 1.7% 615   633 -27 -4.3%
Finance and Insurance 847 2.4% 857   917 -70 -7.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 526 1.5% 463   510 16 3.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,103 5.9% 1,893   2,234 -131 -5.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 620 1.7% 531   872 -252 -28.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,942 8.2% 2,248   3,489 -547 -15.7%
Educational Services 1,083 3.0% 1,177   1,028 55 5.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,429 6.8% 2,402   2,595 -166 -6.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 821 2.3% 378   951 -130 -13.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,813 5.1% 1,319   1,849 -36 -1.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 930 2.6% 802   974 -44 -4.5%
Public Administration 1,019 2.8% 602   1,097 -78 -7.1%
Information Not Available 1,184 3.3% 941   1,237 -53 -4.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,104 20,939 26,047
Male 11,863 51.3% 10,361   14,175 -2,312 -16.3%
Female 11,162 48.3% 10,477   11,841 -679 -5.7%
Information Not Available 79 0.3% 101   31 48 154.8%
 
Ethnicity 23,104 20,939 26,047
Hispanic or Latino 929 4.0% 881   1,007 -78 -7.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 18,906 81.8% 16,561   20,563 -1,657 -8.1%
Information Not Available 3,269 14.1% 3,497   4,477 -1,208 -27.0%
 
Race 23,104 20,939 26,047
American Indian or Alaskan Native 164 0.7% 156   197 -33 -16.8%
Asian 240 1.0% 120   194 46 23.7%
Black or African American 5,512 23.9% 5,115   5,542 -30 -0.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 794 3.4% 881   978 -184 -18.8%
White 14,675 63.5% 13,325   17,319 -2,644 -15.3%
Information Not Available 1,719 7.4% 1,342   1,817 -98 -5.4%
 
Years of Age 23,104 20,939 26,047
Younger than 22 347 1.0% 351   596 -249 -41.8%
22-24 944 2.6% 848   1,190 -246 -20.7%
25-34 5,349 14.8% 4,729   6,226 -877 -14.1%
35-44 5,231 14.5% 4,763   5,808 -577 -9.9%
45-54 5,530 15.3% 5,095   6,367 -837 -13.1%
55-59 2,758 7.7% 2,511   2,881 -123 -4.3%
60-64 1,750 4.9% 1,679   1,788 -38 -2.1%
65 and older 1,195 3.3% 963   1,190 5 0.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Industry 23,104 20,939 26,047
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 159 0.7% 136   174 -15 -8.6%
Mining 64 0.3% 56   107 -43 -40.2%
Utilities 42 0.2% 32   57 -15 -26.3%
Construction 1,996 8.6% 1,709   2,991 -995 -33.3%
Manufacturing 2,846 12.2% 2,632   3,543 -697 -19.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,067 4.6% 1,055   1,106 -39 -3.5%
Retail Trade 2,163 9.3% 2,070   2,407 -244 -10.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 810 3.5% 744   744 66 8.9%
Information 454 2.0% 454   519 -65 -12.5%
Finance and Insurance 725 3.1% 707   733 -8 -1.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 408 1.8% 335   468 -60 -12.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,327 5.7% 1,381   1,272 55 4.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 123 0.5% 114   151 -28 -18.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,993 12.9% 2,933   3,455 -462 -13.4%
Educational Services 634 2.7% 610   618 16 2.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,528 10.9% 2,553   2,936 -408 -13.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 350 1.5% 232   529 -179 -33.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,756 7.5% 1,485   1,997 -241 -12.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 534 2.3% 517   708 -174 -24.6%
Public Administration 358 1.5% 305   345 13 3.8%
Information Not Available 1,767 7.6% 879   1,187 580 48.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Nov 2016 Percent Oct 2016     Nov 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,283 11,120 12,770
Male 5,959 52.8% 5,556   6,830 -871 -12.8%
Female 5,305 47.0% 5,543   5,924 -619 -10.4%
Information Not Available