Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

September 2016

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
September 2016
Sep 2016 Aug 2016 Monthly Change Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 1,750,479 2,049,379 -298,900 1,921,380 -170,901 -8.9
Alaska 6,771 7,223 -452 6,102 669 11.0
Alabama 19,618 22,244 -2,626 21,335 -1,717 -8.0
Arkansas 13,861 16,372 -2,511 18,931 -5,070 -26.8
Arizona 31,407 36,845 -5,438 34,517 -3,110 -9.0
California 321,497 347,608 -26,111 337,712 -16,215 -4.8
Colorado 22,572 25,593 -3,021 25,136 -2,564 -10.2
Connecticut 33,355 44,394 -11,039 33,057 298 0.9
District of Columbia 7,781 8,953 -1,172 8,477 -696 -8.2
Delaware 4,720 6,463 -1,743 5,381 -661 -12.3
Florida 51,476 58,258 -6,782 66,374 -14,898 -22.4
Georgia 29,871 30,817 -946 36,163 -6,292 -17.4
Hawaii 7,092 6,729 363 7,176 -84 -1.2
Iowa 14,674 17,011 -2,337 16,767 -2,093 -12.5
Idaho 5,191 5,733 -542 5,645 -454 -8.0
Illinois 94,483 111,658 -17,175 107,367 -12,884 -12.0
Indiana 19,470 20,688 -1,218 20,865 -1,395 -6.7
Kansas 10,857 11,865 -1,008 11,364 -507 -4.5
Kentucky 18,682 21,569 -2,887 20,011 -1,329 -6.6
Louisiana 25,695 26,544 -849 20,920 4,775 22.8
Massachusetts 48,519 58,680 -10,161 48,873 -354 -0.7
Maryland 32,425 39,476 -7,051 35,468 -3,043 -8.6
Maine 3,717 4,396 -679 4,174 -457 -10.9
Michigan 47,082 63,182 -16,100 48,982 -1,900 -3.9
Minnesota 26,415 30,300 -3,885 29,227 -2,812 -9.6
Missouri 24,889 31,544 -6,655 26,412 -1,523 -5.8
Mississippi 11,809 14,983 -3,174 13,099 -1,290 -9.8
Montana 3,776 4,359 -583 3,794 -18 -0.5
North Carolina 22,703 25,597 -2,894 28,107 -5,404 -19.2
North Dakota 2,419 3,503 -1,084 2,694 -275 -10.2
Nebraska 3,454 4,299 -845 4,724 -1,270 -26.9
New Hampshire 3,438 4,589 -1,151 3,956 -518 -13.1
New Jersey 83,124 105,796 -22,672 93,191 -10,067 -10.8
New Mexico 10,528 12,248 -1,720 11,492 -964 -8.4
Nevada 20,225 21,753 -1,528 25,623 -5,398 -21.1
New York 125,455 157,336 -31,881 144,376 -18,921 -13.1
Ohio 47,587 53,853 -6,266 49,352 -1,765 -3.6
Oklahoma 19,641 23,516 -3,875 21,245 -1,604 -7.6
Oregon 23,914 26,612 -2,698 26,829 -2,915 -10.9
Pennsylvania 103,000 139,327 -36,327 121,043 -18,043 -14.9
Puerto Rico 19,489 20,685 -1,196 26,543 -7,054 -26.6
Rhode Island 7,027 9,834 -2,807 7,209 -182 -2.5
South Carolina 18,533 21,788 -3,255 20,112 -1,579 -7.9
South Dakota 1,063 1,383 -320 1,038 25 2.4
Tennessee 17,318 19,646 -2,328 23,318 -6,000 -25.7
Texas 163,620 183,387 -19,767 162,158 1,462 0.9
Utah 8,771 9,683 -912 9,025 -254 -2.8
Virginia 28,520 32,056 -3,536 31,467 -2,947 -9.4
Virgin Islands 409 341 68 477 -68 -14.3
Vermont 2,510 3,914 -1,404 2,738 -228 -8.3
Washington 38,262 43,023 -4,761 42,948 -4,686 -10.9
Wisconsin 26,064 33,488 -7,424 32,591 -6,527 -20.0
West Virginia 12,004 13,877 -1,873 12,689 -685 -5.4
Wyoming 3,696 4,358 -662 3,106 590 19.0
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 1,750,479   2,049,379   1,921,380 -170,901 -8.9
Male 948,220 54.2% 1,055,821   1,031,254 -83,034 -8.1%
Female 788,520 45.0% 977,321   875,246 -86,726 -9.9%
Information Not Available 13,739 0.8% 16,237   14,880 -1,141 -7.7%
 
Ethnicity 1,750,479   2,049,379   1,921,380    
Hispanic or Latino 323,097 18.5% 369,938   357,807 -34,710 -9.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,190,483 83.4% 1,402,666   1,313,614 -123,131 -9.4%
Information Not Available 236,900 11.9% 276,775   249,959 -13,059 -5.2%
 
Race 1,750,479   2,049,379   1,921,380
American Indian or Alaskan Native 22,811 1.3% 26,833   24,093 -1,282 -5.3%
Asian 62,856 3.6% 70,084   67,043 -4,187 -6.2%
Black or African American 340,958 19.4% 399,977   369,657 -28,699 -7.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 11,050 0.6% 12,112   10,065 985 9.8%
White 879,680 50.2% 1,045,754   983,865 -104,185 -10.6%
Information Not Available 436,282 24.9% 498,359   470,487 -34,205 -7.3%
 
Years of Age 1,750,479   2,049,379   1,921,380
Younger than 22 32,250 1.8% 33,627   36,765 -4,515 -12.3%
22-24 75,061 4.3% 83,708   90,594 -15,533 -17.1%
25-34 413,032 23.6% 459,838   453,843 -40,811 -9.0%
35-44 384,351 22.0% 443,285   418,486 -34,135 -8.2%
45-54 405,820 23.2% 475,402   449,347 -43,527 -9.7%
55-59 189,797 10.8% 230,038   209,304 -19,507 -9.3%
60-64 137,351 7.8% 169,374   144,350 -6,999 -4.8%
65 and older 99,025 5.7% 137,888   100,853 -1,828 -1.8%
Information Not Available 13,792 0.8% 16,219   17,838 -4,046 -22.7%
 
Industry 1,750,479   2,049,379   1,921,380
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 44,513 2.5% 52,533   48,896 -4,383 -9.0%
Mining 25,083 1.4% 29,500   36,363 -11,280 -31.0%
Utilities 4,317 0.2% 4,720   4,365 -48 -1.1%
Construction 164,356 9.4% 169,857   168,699 -4,343 -2.6%
Manufacturing 188,166 10.7% 208,304   207,004 -18,838 -9.1%
Wholesale Trade 68,949 3.9% 73,899   69,794 -845 -1.2%
Retail Trade 141,673 8.1% 154,036   153,903 -12,230 -7.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 56,954 3.3% 128,756   69,023 -12,069 -17.5%
Information 58,855 3.4% 61,148   60,742 -1,887 -3.1%
Finance and Insurance 55,407 3.2% 57,437   56,019 -612 -1.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 25,586 1.5% 26,952   27,922 -2,336 -8.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 110,114 6.3% 119,212   113,026 -2,912 -2.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,433 0.7% 12,956   11,928 -495 -4.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 229,097 13.1% 251,469   251,050 -21,953 -8.7%
Educational Services 61,189 3.5% 83,080   72,590 -11,401 -15.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 155,097 8.9% 181,330   174,157 -19,060 -10.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 23,100 1.3% 27,128   27,683 -4,583 -16.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 90,383 5.2% 138,634   99,924 -9,541 -9.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 46,244 2.6% 51,798   50,841 -4,597 -9.0%
Public Administration 28,978 1.7% 37,140   35,231 -6,253 -17.7%
Information Not Available 160,985 9.2% 179,490   182,220 -21,235 -11.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,771 7,223 6,102 669 11.0
Male 3,829 56.5% 3,826   3,354 475 14.2%
Female 2,920 43.1% 3,374   2,740 180 6.6%
Information Not Available 22 0.3% 23   8 14 175.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,771   7,223   6,102    
Hispanic or Latino 12 0.2% 16   18 -6 -33.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,457 95.4% 6,874   5,809 648 11.2%
Information Not Available 302 4.5% 333   275 27 9.8%
 
Race 6,771 7,223 6,102
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,022 29.9% 2,284   1,947 75 3.9%
Asian 441 6.5% 372   252 189 75.0%
Black or African American 322 4.8% 390   362 -40 -11.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 160 2.4% 175   120 40 33.3%
White 3,516 51.9% 3,655   3,130 386 12.3%
Information Not Available 310 4.6% 347   291 19 6.5%
 
Years of Age 6,771 7,223 6,102
Younger than 22 106 1.1% 107   134 -28 -20.9%
22-24 325 3.3% 370   333 -8 -2.4%
25-34 1,963 20.0% 2,109   1,848 115 6.2%
35-44 1,503 15.3% 1,579   1,326 177 13.3%
45-54 1,470 14.9% 1,525   1,304 166 12.7%
55-59 713 7.2% 732   597 116 19.4%
60-64 448 4.6% 497   364 84 23.1%
65 and older 243 2.5% 304   196 47 24.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,771 7,223 6,102
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 29 0.4% 17   20 9 45.0%
Mining 517 7.6% 527   334 183 54.8%
Utilities 27 0.4% 27   29 -2 -6.9%
Construction 926 13.6% 757   925 1 0.1%
Manufacturing 464 6.8% 382   326 138 42.3%
Wholesale Trade 131 1.9% 118   114 17 14.9%
Retail Trade 634 9.3% 684   593 41 6.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 285 4.2% 571   233 52 22.3%
Information 93 1.4% 79   70 23 32.9%
Finance and Insurance 130 1.9% 165   146 -16 -11.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 145 2.1% 165   128 17 13.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 321 4.7% 304   237 84 35.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 22 0.3% 18   18 4 22.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 334 4.9% 369   373 -39 -10.5%
Educational Services 225 3.3% 307   230 -5 -2.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 684 10.1% 752   646 38 5.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 82 1.2% 92   64 18 28.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 554 8.1% 582   520 34 6.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 293 4.3% 379   257 36 14.0%
Public Administration 620 9.1% 665   606 14 2.3%
Information Not Available 255 3.8% 263   233 22 9.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,618 22,244 21,335
Male 10,283 52.4% 11,633   11,123 -840 -7.6%
Female 9,282 47.3% 10,589   10,196 -914 -9.0%
Information Not Available 53 0.3% 22   16 37 231.3%
 
Ethnicity 19,618 22,244 21,335
Hispanic or Latino 263 1.3% 270   222 41 18.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,231 72.5% 16,234   15,187 -956 -6.3%
Information Not Available 5,124 26.1% 5,740   5,926 -802 -13.5%
 
Race 19,618 22,244 21,335
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,154 5.9% 1,475   1,186 -32 -2.7%
Asian 578 2.9% 650   516 62 12.0%
Black or African American 8,209 41.8% 9,523   8,683 -474 -5.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1% 21   21 -8 -38.1%
White 8,684 44.3% 9,520   9,970 -1,286 -12.9%
Information Not Available 980 5.0% 1,055   959 21 2.2%
 
Years of Age 19,618 22,244 21,335
Younger than 22 56 0.2% 49   580 -524 -90.3%
22-24 63 0.2% 71   1,234 -1,171 -94.9%
25-34 679 2.6% 853   5,616 -4,937 -87.9%
35-44 3,076 11.9% 3,605   5,079 -2,003 -39.4%
45-54 4,221 16.3% 4,833   4,631 -410 -8.9%
55-59 2,244 8.7% 2,508   1,907 337 17.7%
60-64 2,406 9.3% 2,693   1,278 1,128 88.3%
65 and older 6,869 26.5% 7,624   996 5,873 589.7%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 8   14 -10 -71.4%
 
Industry 19,618 22,244 21,335
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 160 0.8% 203   201 -41 -20.4%
Mining 216 1.1% 262   311 -95 -30.5%
Utilities 35 0.2% 46   18 17 94.4%
Construction 2,034 10.3% 2,507   1,809 225 12.4%
Manufacturing 3,214 16.3% 3,531   3,692 -478 -12.9%
Wholesale Trade 711 3.6% 783   855 -144 -16.8%
Retail Trade 2,298 11.6% 2,434   2,410 -112 -4.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 575 2.9% 680   581 -6 -1.0%
Information 214 1.1% 243   272 -58 -21.3%
Finance and Insurance 536 2.7% 616   618 -82 -13.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 254 1.3% 271   273 -19 -7.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,147 5.8% 1,204   1,160 -13 -1.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 69 0.3% 71   57 12 21.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,640 13.3% 2,859   2,969 -329 -11.1%
Educational Services 564 2.9% 451   586 -22 -3.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,477 7.5% 1,864   1,762 -285 -16.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 107 0.5% 126   122 -15 -12.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,291 6.5% 1,680   1,415 -124 -8.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 429 2.2% 549   557 -128 -23.0%
Public Administration 253 1.3% 271   310 -57 -18.4%
Information Not Available 1,394 7.0% 1,593   1,357 37 2.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,861 16,372 18,931
Male 7,022 50.7% 8,113   9,545 -2,523 -26.4%
Female 5,799 41.8% 7,146   8,303 -2,504 -30.2%
Information Not Available 1,040 7.5% 1,113   1,083 -43 -4.0%
 
Ethnicity 13,861 16,372 18,931
Hispanic or Latino 111 0.8% 90   263 -152 -57.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,710 91.7% 15,169   17,585 -4,875 -27.7%
Information Not Available 1,040 7.5% 1,113   1,083 -43 -4.0%
 
Race 13,861 16,372 18,931
American Indian or Alaskan Native 168 1.2% 190   184 -16 -8.7%
Asian 25 0.2% 30   20 5 25.0%
Black or African American 3,957 28.5% 4,859   5,464 -1,507 -27.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 619 4.5% 763   620 -1 -0.2%
White 7,941 57.3% 9,327   11,297 -3,356 -29.7%
Information Not Available 1,151 8.3% 1,203   1,346 -195 -14.5%
 
Years of Age 13,861 16,372 18,931
Younger than 22 307 1.5% 387   484 -177 -36.6%
22-24 594 2.8% 751   957 -363 -37.9%
25-34 2,991 14.3% 3,592   4,467 -1,476 -33.0%
35-44 3,109 14.9% 3,657   4,188 -1,079 -25.8%
45-54 2,968 14.2% 3,489   4,153 -1,185 -28.5%
55-59 1,337 6.4% 1,591   1,719 -382 -22.2%
60-64 954 4.6% 1,090   1,148 -194 -16.9%
65 and older 561 2.7% 702   732 -171 -23.4%
Information Not Available 1,040 5.0% 1,113   1,083 -43 -4.0%
 
Industry 13,861 16,372 18,931
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 113 0.8% 153   166 -53 -31.9%
Mining 154 1.1% 433   408 -254 -62.3%
Utilities 25 0.2% 24   45 -20 -44.4%
Construction 1,057 7.6% 1,212   1,402 -345 -24.6%
Manufacturing 2,443 17.5% 2,495   3,232 -789 -24.4%
Wholesale Trade 558 4.0% 676   951 -393 -41.3%
Retail Trade 1,364 9.8% 1,448   1,636 -272 -16.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 474 3.4% 634   642 -168 -26.2%
Information 132 0.9% 179   262 -130 -49.6%
Finance and Insurance 244 1.7% 201   290 -46 -15.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 166 1.2% 166   279 -113 -40.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 533 3.8% 595   739 -206 -27.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 34 0.2% 35   50 -16 -32.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,345 9.6% 1,935   1,915 -570 -29.8%
Educational Services 371 2.7% 501   451 -80 -17.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,569 11.2% 1,671   2,193 -624 -28.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 127 0.9% 102   123 4 3.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 630 4.5% 1,096   957 -327 -34.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 309 2.2% 347   428 -119 -27.8%
Public Administration 270 1.9% 340   351 -81 -23.1%
Information Not Available 1,943 13.9% 2,129   2,411 -468 -19.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 31,407 36,845 34,517
Male 16,946 54.0% 20,204   19,028 -2,082 -10.9%
Female 14,443 46.0% 16,625   15,475 -1,032 -6.7%
Information Not Available 18 0.1% 16   14 4 28.6%
 
Ethnicity 31,407 36,845 34,517
Hispanic or Latino 12,267 39.1% 16,085   13,695 -1,428 -10.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,128 41.8% 13,698   14,422 -1,294 -9.0%
Information Not Available 6,012 19.1% 7,062   6,400 -388 -6.1%
 
Race 31,407 36,845 34,517
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,918 6.1% 2,186   1,978 -60 -3.0%
Asian 2,006 6.4% 2,451   2,061 -55 -2.7%
Black or African American 2,347 7.5% 2,481   2,447 -100 -4.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 277 0.9% 292   348 -71 -20.4%
White 15,884 50.6% 17,977   20,285 -4,401 -21.7%
Information Not Available 8,975 28.6% 11,458   7,398 1,577 21.3%
 
Years of Age 31,407 36,845 34,517
Younger than 22 752 1.7% 858   752 0 0.0%
22-24 1,632 3.7% 1,920   1,807 -175 -9.7%
25-34 6,992 15.7% 8,091   7,615 -623 -8.2%
35-44 6,450 14.5% 7,407   7,153 -703 -9.8%
45-54 7,548 16.9% 8,969   8,455 -907 -10.7%
55-59 3,573 8.0% 4,420   4,067 -494 -12.1%
60-64 2,713 6.1% 3,130   2,798 -85 -3.0%
65 and older 1,747 3.9% 2,050   1,870 -123 -6.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 31,407 36,845 34,517
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 4,235 11.9% 7,460   4,784 -549 -11.5%
Mining 121 0.3% 125   233 -112 -48.1%
Utilities 57 0.2% 58   72 -15 -20.8%
Construction 1,879 5.3% 1,824   2,316 -437 -18.9%
Manufacturing 1,620 4.5% 1,741   1,739 -119 -6.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,290 3.6% 1,279   1,376 -86 -6.3%
Retail Trade 2,385 6.7% 2,513   2,435 -50 -2.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 683 1.9% 798   801 -118 -14.7%
Information 462 1.3% 459   464 -2 -0.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,134 3.2% 1,127   1,127 7 0.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 510 1.4% 562   604 -94 -15.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,565 4.4% 1,680   1,542 23 1.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 100 0.3% 103   119 -19 -16.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,738 10.5% 3,926   4,096 -358 -8.7%
Educational Services 888 2.5% 1,064   1,003 -115 -11.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,467 6.9% 2,598   2,574 -107 -4.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 282 0.8% 352   381 -99 -26.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,482 4.2% 1,720   1,619 -137 -8.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 588 1.6% 584   684 -96 -14.0%
Public Administration 676 1.9% 792   726 -50 -6.9%
Information Not Available 5,245 14.7% 6,080   5,822 -577 -9.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 321,497 347,608 337,712
Male 174,699 54.3% 184,550   181,941 -7,242 -4.0%
Female 146,606 45.6% 162,871   155,388 -8,782 -5.7%
Information Not Available 192 0.1% 187   383 -191 -49.9%
 
Ethnicity 321,497 347,608 337,712
Hispanic or Latino 119,279 37.1% 127,830   126,630 -7,351 -5.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 170,576 53.1% 185,298   180,407 -9,831 -5.4%
Information Not Available 31,642 9.8% 34,480   30,675 967 3.2%
 
Race 321,497 347,608 337,712
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,260 1.0% 3,925   2,876 384 13.4%
Asian 28,957 9.0% 32,518   32,880 -3,923 -11.9%
Black or African American 32,504 10.1% 35,602   29,908 2,596 8.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 105,855 32.9% 113,253   114,743 -8,888 -7.7%
Information Not Available 150,921 46.9% 162,310   157,305 -6,384 -4.1%
 
Years of Age 321,497 347,608 337,712
Younger than 22 8,534 2.1% 7,662   7,860 674 8.6%
22-24 15,150 3.8% 16,353   16,967 -1,817 -10.7%
25-34 85,624 21.2% 87,462   84,835 789 0.9%
35-44 67,022 16.6% 74,568   69,594 -2,572 -3.7%
45-54 73,159 18.1% 74,848   77,454 -4,295 -5.5%
55-59 30,970 7.7% 36,069   36,235 -5,265 -14.5%
60-64 23,491 5.8% 28,687   26,074 -2,583 -9.9%
65 and older 17,451 4.3% 21,959   18,597 -1,146 -6.2%
Information Not Available 96 0.0% 0   96 0 0.0%
 
Industry 321,497 347,608 337,712
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 30,491 8.7% 33,826   32,400 -1,909 -5.9%
Mining 2,589 0.7% 1,495   2,684 -95 -3.5%
Utilities 1,246 0.4% 1,402   1,821 -575 -31.6%
Construction 27,327 7.8% 27,846   26,936 391 1.5%
Manufacturing 29,244 8.3% 30,836   32,209 -2,965 -9.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,630 0.5% 1,775   1,150 480 41.7%
Retail Trade 24,354 6.9% 28,407   27,703 -3,349 -12.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,999 2.0% 11,587   9,490 -2,491 -26.2%
Information 30,683 8.7% 31,117   29,716 967 3.3%
Finance and Insurance 6,808 1.9% 6,915   5,943 865 14.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,685 0.8% 2,056   2,205 480 21.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,904 2.0% 6,448   7,189 -285 -4.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 65,393 18.6% 68,027   67,296 -1,903 -2.8%
Educational Services 14,766 4.2% 24,202   18,597 -3,831 -20.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 24,258 6.9% 23,921   24,636 -378 -1.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 5,561 1.6% 6,821   6,614 -1,053 -15.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 16,396 4.7% 16,072   15,433 963 6.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 9,301 2.6% 8,036   9,586 -285 -3.0%
Public Administration 3,548 1.0% 4,952   4,122 -574 -13.9%
Information Not Available 11,314 3.2% 11,867   11,982 -668 -5.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,572 25,593 25,136
Male 12,055 53.4% 13,651   13,711 -1,656 -12.1%
Female 10,516 46.6% 11,941   11,425 -909 -8.0%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 22,572 25,593 25,136
Hispanic or Latino 4,192 18.6% 4,920   4,885 -693 -14.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,217 71.8% 18,219   17,902 -1,685 -9.4%
Information Not Available 2,163 9.6% 2,454   2,349 -186 -7.9%
 
Race 22,572 25,593 25,136
American Indian or Alaskan Native 420 1.9% 480   503 -83 -16.5%
Asian 533 2.4% 571   488 45 9.2%
Black or African American 1,442 6.4% 1,600   1,735 -293 -16.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 80 0.4% 89   121 -41 -33.9%
White 15,909 70.5% 18,023   17,633 -1,724 -9.8%
Information Not Available 4,188 18.6% 4,830   4,656 -468 -10.1%
 
Years of Age 22,572 25,593 25,136
Younger than 22 210 0.6% 256   286 -76 -26.6%
22-24 582 1.6% 697   845 -263 -31.1%
25-34 4,872 13.4% 5,543   5,615 -743 -13.2%
35-44 5,227 14.4% 5,890   5,695 -468 -8.2%
45-54 5,522 15.2% 6,277   6,257 -735 -11.7%
55-59 2,882 7.9% 3,201   3,157 -275 -8.7%
60-64 2,131 5.9% 2,405   2,109 22 1.0%
65 and older 1,140 3.1% 1,316   1,170 -30 -2.6%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 8   2 4 200.0%
 
Industry 22,572 25,593 25,136
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 169 0.7% 185   193 -24 -12.4%
Mining 745 3.3% 993   1,160 -415 -35.8%
Utilities 45 0.2% 48   37 8 21.6%
Construction 2,010 8.8% 2,219   2,602 -592 -22.8%
Manufacturing 1,694 7.4% 1,973   2,103 -409 -19.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,338 5.9% 1,466   1,288 50 3.9%
Retail Trade 2,104 9.3% 2,390   2,114 -10 -0.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 718 3.2% 833   896 -178 -19.9%
Information 971 4.3% 943   875 96 11.0%
Finance and Insurance 983 4.3% 1,073   1,020 -37 -3.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 545 2.4% 596   502 43 8.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,421 10.6% 2,679   2,686 -265 -9.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 322 1.4% 361   316 6 1.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,486 10.9% 2,673   2,766 -280 -10.1%
Educational Services 844 3.7% 975   934 -90 -9.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,958 8.6% 2,435   2,152 -194 -9.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 352 1.5% 376   379 -27 -7.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,217 5.4% 1,552   1,269 -52 -4.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 629 2.8% 663   618 11 1.8%
Public Administration 450 2.0% 509   444 6 1.4%
Information Not Available 571 2.5% 651   782 -211 -27.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,355 44,394 33,057
Male 17,287 51.8% 20,732   17,141 146 0.9%
Female 16,068 48.2% 23,662   15,916 152 1.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 33,355 44,394 33,057
Hispanic or Latino 4,919 14.7% 7,229   5,090 -171 -3.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 28,436 85.3% 37,165   27,967 469 1.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 33,355 44,394 33,057
American Indian or Alaskan Native 129 0.4% 156   126 3 2.4%
Asian 703 2.1% 838   641 62 9.7%
Black or African American 5,736 17.2% 7,445   5,515 221 4.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 18,707 56.1% 23,952   18,023 684 3.8%
Information Not Available 8,080 24.2% 12,003   8,752 -672 -7.7%
 
Years of Age 33,355 44,394 33,057
Younger than 22 553 1.1% 615   617 -64 -10.4%
22-24 1,401 2.9% 1,688   1,607 -206 -12.8%
25-34 7,559 15.5% 9,330   7,408 151 2.0%
35-44 6,475 13.2% 8,761   6,545 -70 -1.1%
45-54 7,678 15.7% 10,500   7,778 -100 -1.3%
55-59 4,092 8.4% 5,361   3,865 227 5.9%
60-64 3,177 6.5% 4,231   2,883 294 10.2%
65 and older 2,420 5.0% 3,908   2,354 66 2.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 33,355 44,394 33,057
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 105 0.3% 125   156 -51 -32.7%
Mining 3 0.0% 7   7 -4 -57.1%
Utilities 58 0.2% 58   55 3 5.5%
Construction 2,945 8.8% 2,775   2,488 457 18.4%
Manufacturing 3,682 11.0% 3,884   3,942 -260 -6.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,463 4.4% 1,598   1,398 65 4.6%
Retail Trade 4,020 12.0% 4,435   4,144 -124 -3.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,760 5.3% 7,442   1,416 344 24.3%
Information 686 2.1% 738   665 21 3.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,520 4.5% 1,532   1,222 298 24.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 498 1.5% 556   498 0 0.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,056 6.1% 2,187   2,088 -32 -1.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 280 0.8% 288   287 -7 -2.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,686 11.0% 4,209   3,914 -228 -5.8%
Educational Services 1,341 4.0% 1,795   1,291 50 3.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,490 13.4% 4,979   4,418 72 1.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 586 1.8% 675   706 -120 -17.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,023 6.0% 4,458   2,230 -207 -9.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 986 2.9% 1,162   1,192 -206 -17.3%
Public Administration 689 2.1% 982   445 244 54.8%
Information Not Available 478 1.4% 509   495 -17 -3.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,781 8,953 8,477
Male 3,479 44.7% 3,774   3,672 -193 -5.3%
Female 4,302 55.3% 5,177   4,805 -503 -10.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 2   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,781 8,953 8,477
Hispanic or Latino 565 7.3% 705   614 -49 -8.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,178 92.3% 8,193   7,831 -653 -8.3%
Information Not Available 38 0.5% 55   32 6 18.8%
 
Race 7,781 8,953 8,477
American Indian or Alaskan Native 30 0.4% 33   34 -4 -11.8%
Asian 202 2.6% 231   199 3 1.5%
Black or African American 5,427 69.7% 6,324   6,116 -689 -11.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 24 0.3% 20   17 7 41.2%
White 1,463 18.8% 1,623   1,539 -76 -4.9%
Information Not Available 635 8.2% 722   572 63 11.0%
 
Years of Age 7,781 8,953 8,477
Younger than 22 118 1.4% 134   133 -15 -11.3%
22-24 410 4.7% 511   525 -115 -21.9%
25-34 2,132 24.6% 2,414   2,403 -271 -11.3%
35-44 1,773 20.5% 1,944   1,889 -116 -6.1%
45-54 1,686 19.5% 1,927   1,837 -151 -8.2%
55-59 772 8.9% 931   853 -81 -9.5%
60-64 581 6.7% 684   525 56 10.7%
65 and older 309 3.6% 408   312 -3 -1.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,781 8,953 8,477
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 8 0.1% 10   19 -11 -57.9%
Manufacturing 3 0.0% 4   5 -2 -40.0%
Wholesale Trade 3 0.0% 4   5 -2 -40.0%
Retail Trade 19 0.2% 28   18 1 5.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 4 0.1% 12   9 -5 -55.6%
Information 9 0.1% 8   12 -3 -25.0%
Finance and Insurance 11 0.1% 8   7 4 57.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 4 0.1% 5   6 -2 -33.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 49 0.6% 51   40 9 22.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 2 0.0% 2   1 1 100.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 53 0.7% 50   36 17 47.2%
Educational Services 10 0.1% 11   13 -3 -23.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 14 0.2% 17   10 4 40.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 11 0.1% 2   0 11 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 20 0.3% 34   11 9 81.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 10 0.1% 13   14 -4 -28.6%
Public Administration 4 0.1% 4   0 4 0.0%
Information Not Available 7,547 97.0% 8,690   8,271 -724 -8.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,720 6,463 5,381
Male 2,002 42.4% 2,638   2,324 -322 -13.9%
Female 2,439 51.7% 3,446   2,767 -328 -11.9%
Information Not Available 279 5.9% 379   290 -11 -3.8%
 
Ethnicity 4,720 6,463 5,381
Hispanic or Latino 281 6.0% 395   376 -95 -25.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,161 88.1% 5,689   4,715 -554 -11.7%
Information Not Available 279 5.9% 379   290 -11 -3.8%
 
Race 4,720 6,463 5,381
American Indian or Alaskan Native 17 0.4% 23   13 4 30.8%
Asian 97 2.1% 129   102 -5 -4.9%
Black or African American 1,972 41.8% 2,801   2,307 -335 -14.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1% 4   6 -3 -50.0%
White 2,408 51.0% 3,216   2,787 -379 -13.6%
Information Not Available 223 4.7% 292   165 58 35.2%
 
Years of Age 4,720 6,463 5,381
Younger than 22 67 1.0% 106   101 -34 -33.7%
22-24 236 3.5% 332   246 -10 -4.1%
25-34 1,087 16.1% 1,554   1,308 -221 -16.9%
35-44 980 14.5% 1,310   1,084 -104 -9.6%
45-54 1,119 16.5% 1,500   1,382 -263 -19.0%
55-59 580 8.6% 769   566 14 2.5%
60-64 363 5.4% 510   364 -1 -0.3%
65 and older 238 3.5% 313   280 -42 -15.0%
Information Not Available 50 0.7% 69   50 0 0.0%
 
Industry 4,720 6,463 5,381
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 13 0.3% 15   6 7 116.7%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 11 0.2% 13   11 0 0.0%
Construction 238 5.0% 294   309 -71 -23.0%
Manufacturing 331 7.0% 403   303 28 9.2%
Wholesale Trade 168 3.5% 201   178 -10 -5.6%
Retail Trade 712 15.0% 965   823 -111 -13.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 187 4.0% 313   230 -43 -18.7%
Information 65 1.4% 86   85 -20 -23.5%
Finance and Insurance 488 10.3% 622   446 42 9.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 103 2.2% 125   99 4 4.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 360 7.6% 482   336 24 7.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11 0.2% 21   16 -5 -31.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 772 16.3% 1,134   988 -216 -21.9%
Educational Services 101 2.1% 167   169 -68 -40.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 609 12.9% 810   755 -146 -19.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 60 1.3% 86   60 0 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 317 6.7% 472   358 -41 -11.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 116 2.5% 171   150 -34 -22.7%
Public Administration 41 0.9% 63   47 -6 -12.8%
Information Not Available 17 0.4% 20   12 5 41.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 51,476 58,258 66,374
Male 23,996 46.6% 26,873   31,205 -7,209 -23.1%
Female 27,250 52.9% 31,252   35,093 -7,843 -22.3%
Information Not Available 230 0.4% 133   76 154 202.6%
 
Ethnicity 51,476 58,258 66,374
Hispanic or Latino 13,145 25.5% 15,303   17,896 -4,751 -26.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 33,993 66.0% 38,277   43,689 -9,696 -22.2%
Information Not Available 4,338 8.4% 4,678   4,789 -451 -9.4%
 
Race 51,476 58,258 66,374
American Indian or Alaskan Native 322 0.6% 320   391 -69 -17.6%
Asian 781 1.5% 788   869 -88 -10.1%
Black or African American 13,604 26.4% 15,904   17,514 -3,910 -22.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 256 0.5% 268   318 -62 -19.5%
White 30,952 60.1% 34,676   40,796 -9,844 -24.1%
Information Not Available 5,561 10.8% 6,302   6,486 -925 -14.3%
 
Years of Age 51,476 58,258 66,374
Younger than 22 506 0.6% 577   644 -138 -21.4%
22-24 1,473 1.9% 1,615   2,066 -593 -28.7%
25-34 9,893 12.6% 11,095   12,843 -2,950 -23.0%
35-44 10,127 12.9% 11,484   13,123 -2,996 -22.8%
45-54 11,222 14.3% 13,004   15,116 -3,894 -25.8%
55-59 5,654 7.2% 6,285   7,230 -1,576 -21.8%
60-64 4,100 5.2% 4,585   5,008 -908 -18.1%
65 and older 3,071 3.9% 3,776   4,027 -956 -23.7%
Information Not Available 5,430 6.9% 5,837   6,317 -887 -14.0%
 
Industry 51,476 58,258 66,374
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 2,594 4.8% 3,074   3,578 -984 -27.5%
Mining 172 0.3% 167   144 28 19.4%
Utilities 51 0.1% 68   52 -1 -1.9%
Construction 2,627 4.9% 2,795   3,133 -506 -16.2%
Manufacturing 2,457 4.5% 2,590   2,854 -397 -13.9%
Wholesale Trade 2,128 3.9% 2,352   2,649 -521 -19.7%
Retail Trade 4,825 8.9% 4,985   6,091 -1,266 -20.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,459 2.7% 2,004   1,806 -347 -19.2%
Information 955 1.8% 1,037   1,143 -188 -16.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,919 3.5% 1,958   2,385 -466 -19.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,179 2.2% 1,258   1,626 -447 -27.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,738 6.9% 4,182   4,751 -1,013 -21.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 442 0.8% 506   438 4 0.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,444 15.6% 9,587   11,410 -2,966 -26.0%
Educational Services 1,667 3.1% 2,394   2,429 -762 -31.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,854 9.0% 5,510   6,351 -1,497 -23.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,183 2.2% 1,530   1,656 -473 -28.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,987 7.4% 4,609   5,110 -1,123 -22.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,347 2.5% 1,565   1,850 -503 -27.2%
Public Administration 635 1.2% 679   1,082 -447 -41.3%
Information Not Available 4,813 8.9% 5,408   5,836 -1,023 -17.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 29,871 30,817 36,163
Male 13,454 45.0% 13,691   16,931 -3,477 -20.5%
Female 14,929 50.0% 15,623   18,653 -3,724 -20.0%
Information Not Available 1,488 5.0% 1,503   579 909 157.0%
 
Ethnicity 29,871 30,817 36,163
Hispanic or Latino 42 0.1% 33   105 -63 -60.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 28,341 94.9% 29,281   35,480 -7,139 -20.1%
Information Not Available 1,488 5.0% 1,503   578 910 157.4%
 
Race 29,871 30,817 36,163
American Indian or Alaskan Native 110 0.4% 112   191 -81 -42.4%
Asian 445 1.5% 475   507 -62 -12.2%
Black or African American 16,358 54.8% 16,897   20,078 -3,720 -18.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 11,470 38.4% 11,830   14,809 -3,339 -22.5%
Information Not Available 1,488 5.0% 1,503   578 910 157.4%
 
Years of Age 29,871 30,817 36,163
Younger than 22 548 1.4% 510   671 -123 -18.3%
22-24 1,302 3.3% 1,352   1,675 -373 -22.3%
25-34 7,361 18.7% 7,565   8,566 -1,205 -14.1%
35-44 7,474 19.0% 7,619   8,559 -1,085 -12.7%
45-54 7,204 18.3% 7,338   8,707 -1,503 -17.3%
55-59 2,909 7.4% 3,081   3,580 -671 -18.7%
60-64 1,903 4.8% 2,085   2,249 -346 -15.4%
65 and older 1,169 3.0% 1,266   1,198 -29 -2.4%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   958 -957 -99.9%
 
Industry 29,871 30,817 36,163
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 372 1.2% 402   450 -78 -17.3%
Mining 11 0.0% 24   31 -20 -64.5%
Utilities 20 0.1% 30   36 -16 -44.4%
Construction 1,064 3.5% 1,145   1,392 -328 -23.6%
Manufacturing 2,296 7.6% 2,219   3,128 -832 -26.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,596 5.3% 1,268   1,619 -23 -1.4%
Retail Trade 2,267 7.5% 2,424   2,743 -476 -17.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 563 1.9% 549   580 -17 -2.9%
Information 566 1.9% 656   680 -114 -16.8%
Finance and Insurance 895 3.0% 909   1,074 -179 -16.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 368 1.2% 356   432 -64 -14.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,266 17.4% 5,460   6,041 -775 -12.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 45 0.1% 47   26 19 73.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 95 0.3% 86   77 18 23.4%
Educational Services 791 2.6% 858   1,011 -220 -21.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,573 5.2% 1,631   2,046 -473 -23.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,192 3.9% 1,244   1,387 -195 -14.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 183 0.6% 241   294 -111 -37.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 454 1.5% 565   505 -51 -10.1%
Public Administration 297 1.0% 344   494 -197 -39.9%
Information Not Available 9,957 32.9% 10,359   12,117 -2,160 -17.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,092 6,729 7,176
Male 4,690 66.1% 4,242   4,398 292 6.6%
Female 2,401 33.9% 2,486   2,777 -376 -13.5%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,092 6,729 7,176
Hispanic or Latino 484 6.8% 455   483 1 0.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,800 67.7% 4,545   4,873 -73 -1.5%
Information Not Available 1,808 25.5% 1,729   1,820 -12 -0.7%
 
Race 7,092 6,729 7,176
American Indian or Alaskan Native 56 0.8% 53   46 10 21.7%
Asian 2,196 31.0% 2,102   2,223 -27 -1.2%
Black or African American 117 1.6% 108   146 -29 -19.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,291 32.3% 2,024   2,075 216 10.4%
White 1,520 21.4% 1,546   1,701 -181 -10.6%
Information Not Available 912 12.9% 896   985 -73 -7.4%
 
Years of Age 7,092 6,729 7,176
Younger than 22 148 1.9% 116   86 62 72.1%
22-24 294 3.7% 257   211 83 39.3%
25-34 1,619 20.3% 1,473   1,550 69 4.5%
35-44 1,586 19.9% 1,480   1,661 -75 -4.5%
45-54 1,611 20.2% 1,532   1,703 -92 -5.4%
55-59 775 9.7% 770   803 -28 -3.5%
60-64 634 7.9% 642   648 -14 -2.2%
65 and older 425 5.3% 459   514 -89 -17.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,092 6,729 7,176
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 152 2.1% 190   121 31 25.6%
Mining 2 0.0% 1   5 -3 -60.0%
Utilities 9 0.1% 9   22 -13 -59.1%
Construction 2,334 32.2% 1,977   1,759 575 32.7%
Manufacturing 161 2.2% 128   134 27 20.1%
Wholesale Trade 114 1.6% 92   108 6 5.6%
Retail Trade 411 5.7% 406   397 14 3.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 185 2.6% 170   237 -52 -21.9%
Information 89 1.2% 92   132 -43 -32.6%
Finance and Insurance 70 1.0% 73   88 -18 -20.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 98 1.4% 75   92 6 6.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 298 4.1% 285   355 -57 -16.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 32 0.4% 26   52 -20 -38.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 732 10.1% 712   919 -187 -20.3%
Educational Services 66 0.9% 68   134 -68 -50.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 321 4.4% 305   357 -36 -10.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 63 0.9% 78   63 0 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 755 10.4% 775   835 -80 -9.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 144 2.0% 164   158 -14 -8.9%
Public Administration 122 1.7% 140   151 -29 -19.2%
Information Not Available 934 12.9% 963   1,057 -123 -11.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,674 17,011 16,767
Male 8,300 56.6% 8,950   9,530 -1,230 -12.9%
Female 6,206 42.3% 7,855   7,010 -804 -11.5%
Information Not Available 168 1.1% 206   227 -59 -26.0%
 
Ethnicity 14,674 17,011 16,767
Hispanic or Latino 0 0.0% 0   857 -857 -100.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 0 0.0% 0   14,811 -14,811 -100.0%
Information Not Available 14,674 100.0% 17,011   1,099 13,575 1235.2%
 
Race 14,674 17,011 16,767
American Indian or Alaskan Native 112 0.8% 183   229 -117 -51.1%
Asian 107 0.7% 153   243 -136 -56.0%
Black or African American 610 4.2% 946   1,290 -680 -52.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 5,599 38.2% 8,699   13,049 -7,450 -57.1%
Information Not Available 8,246 56.2% 7,030   1,956 6,290 321.6%
 
Years of Age 14,674 17,011 16,767
Younger than 22 241 1.3% 262   290 -49 -16.9%
22-24 608 3.2% 655   680 -72 -10.6%
25-34 3,253 17.1% 3,622   3,802 -549 -14.4%
35-44 3,279 17.2% 3,760   3,710 -431 -11.6%
45-54 3,498 18.4% 3,938   4,068 -570 -14.0%
55-59 1,776 9.3% 2,100   2,035 -259 -12.7%
60-64 1,236 6.5% 1,559   1,349 -113 -8.4%
65 and older 782 4.1% 1,112   832 -50 -6.0%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 3   1 0 0.0%
 
Industry 14,674 17,011 16,767
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 178 1.2% 169   209 -31 -14.8%
Mining 18 0.1% 24   38 -20 -52.6%
Utilities 28 0.2% 28   32 -4 -12.5%
Construction 1,803 12.1% 1,743   2,032 -229 -11.3%
Manufacturing 3,805 25.6% 3,872   4,602 -797 -17.3%
Wholesale Trade 857 5.8% 881   794 63 7.9%
Retail Trade 1,259 8.5% 1,340   1,305 -46 -3.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 532 3.6% 1,199   485 47 9.7%
Information 488 3.3% 557   640 -152 -23.8%
Finance and Insurance 592 4.0% 670   581 11 1.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 169 1.1% 188   163 6 3.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 666 4.5% 789   767 -101 -13.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 47 0.3% 57   26 21 80.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,313 8.8% 1,452   1,560 -247 -15.8%
Educational Services 349 2.3% 450   410 -61 -14.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,194 8.0% 1,520   1,503 -309 -20.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 119 0.8% 140   129 -10 -7.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 655 4.4% 1,123   789 -134 -17.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 295 2.0% 479   342 -47 -13.7%
Public Administration 173 1.2% 192   206 -33 -16.0%
Information Not Available 134 0.9% 138   154 -20 -13.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 5,191 5,733 5,645
Male 2,813 54.2% 2,903   3,081 -268 -8.7%
Female 2,378 45.8% 2,829   2,562 -184 -7.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 5,191 5,733 5,645
Hispanic or Latino 516 9.9% 663   668 -152 -22.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,653 70.4% 3,928   4,123 -470 -11.4%
Information Not Available 1,022 19.7% 1,142   854 168 19.7%
 
Race 5,191 5,733 5,645
American Indian or Alaskan Native 276 3.3% 258   307 -31 -10.1%
Asian 139 1.7% 125   143 -4 -2.8%
Black or African American 102 1.2% 104   102 0 0.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 42 0.5% 75   99 -57 -57.6%
White 6,569 78.7% 7,381   7,291 -722 -9.9%
Information Not Available 1,224 14.7% 1,530   1,534 -310 -20.2%
 
Years of Age 5,191 5,733 5,645
Younger than 22 93 0.8% 89   94 -1 -1.1%
22-24 162 1.4% 179   184 -22 -12.0%
25-34 933 8.3% 987   999 -66 -6.6%
35-44 1,089 9.7% 1,113   1,111 -22 -2.0%
45-54 1,236 11.0% 1,388   1,389 -153 -11.0%
55-59 699 6.2% 762   708 -9 -1.3%
60-64 481 4.3% 575   538 -57 -10.6%
65 and older 490 4.3% 634   620 -130 -21.0%
Information Not Available 8 0.1% 6   2 6 300.0%
 
Industry 5,191 5,733 5,645
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 100 1.9% 148   97 3 3.1%
Mining 51 1.0% 73   133 -82 -61.7%
Utilities 11 0.2% 10   14 -3 -21.4%
Construction 421 8.0% 375   526 -105 -20.0%
Manufacturing 850 16.1% 765   778 72 9.3%
Wholesale Trade 289 5.5% 308   336 -47 -14.0%
Retail Trade 519 9.8% 521   518 1 0.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 154 2.9% 544   206 -52 -25.2%
Information 89 1.7% 86   85 4 4.7%
Finance and Insurance 173 3.3% 173   174 -1 -0.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 52 1.0% 57   82 -30 -36.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 343 6.5% 344   307 36 11.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 19 0.4% 19   20 -1 -5.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 472 8.9% 546   604 -132 -21.9%
Educational Services 151 2.9% 136   127 24 18.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 508 9.6% 594   509 -1 -0.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 52 1.0% 32   57 -5 -8.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 229 4.3% 232   235 -6 -2.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 98 1.9% 127   127 -29 -22.8%
Public Administration 144 2.7% 172   161 -17 -10.6%
Information Not Available 466 8.8% 471   549 -83 -15.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 94,483 111,658 107,367
Male 50,561 53.5% 56,271   56,676 -6,115 -10.8%
Female 43,305 45.8% 54,637   50,078 -6,773 -13.5%
Information Not Available 617 0.7% 750   613 4 0.7%
 
Ethnicity 94,483 111,658 107,367
Hispanic or Latino 11,246 11.9% 13,628   13,620 -2,374 -17.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 73,393 77.7% 86,278   82,214 -8,821 -10.7%
Information Not Available 9,844 10.4% 11,752   11,533 -1,689 -14.6%
 
Race 94,483 111,658 107,367
American Indian or Alaskan Native 432 0.5% 517   535 -103 -19.3%
Asian 2,649 2.8% 2,891   2,736 -87 -3.2%
Black or African American 27,522 29.1% 31,345   31,910 -4,388 -13.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 202 0.2% 204   235 -33 -14.0%
White 55,090 58.3% 66,311   61,483 -6,393 -10.4%
Information Not Available 8,588 9.1% 10,390   10,468 -1,880 -18.0%
 
Years of Age 94,483 111,658 107,367
Younger than 22 1,377 1.0% 1,451   1,696 -319 -18.8%
22-24 3,692 2.6% 4,277   4,666 -974 -20.9%
25-34 21,754 15.3% 24,563   25,006 -3,252 -13.0%
35-44 22,270 15.7% 25,540   24,849 -2,579 -10.4%
45-54 22,674 16.0% 27,443   26,774 -4,100 -15.3%
55-59 11,098 7.8% 13,547   12,435 -1,337 -10.8%
60-64 7,793 5.5% 9,396   7,978 -185 -2.3%
65 and older 3,825 2.7% 5,441   3,963 -138 -3.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 94,483 111,658 107,367
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 253 0.3% 355   222 31 14.0%
Mining 290 0.3% 426   724 -434 -59.9%
Utilities 174 0.2% 234   134 40 29.9%
Construction 9,074 9.6% 9,709   9,487 -413 -4.4%
Manufacturing 11,120 11.7% 12,061   13,392 -2,272 -17.0%
Wholesale Trade 4,712 5.0% 5,087   5,192 -480 -9.2%
Retail Trade 7,821 8.3% 8,677   8,941 -1,120 -12.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 4,386 4.6% 9,261   4,974 -588 -11.8%
Information 2,094 2.2% 2,272   2,254 -160 -7.1%
Finance and Insurance 3,492 3.7% 4,067   4,009 -517 -12.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,355 1.4% 1,346   1,383 -28 -2.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,861 7.2% 7,393   7,765 -904 -11.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 672 0.7% 740   624 48 7.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 13,724 14.5% 15,214   15,378 -1,654 -10.8%
Educational Services 3,708 3.9% 4,801   4,385 -677 -15.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,599 8.0% 8,886   9,267 -1,668 -18.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 955 1.0% 1,120   1,311 -356 -27.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,349 5.6% 8,142   5,514 -165 -3.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,648 2.8% 3,154   3,353 -705 -21.0%
Public Administration 2,381 2.5% 2,446   2,890 -509 -17.6%
Information Not Available 5,815 6.1% 6,267   6,168 -353 -5.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,470 20,688 20,865
Male 10,821 55.6% 11,604   11,385 -564 -5.0%
Female 8,563 44.0% 8,996   9,442 -879 -9.3%
Information Not Available 86 0.4% 88   38 48 126.3%
 
Ethnicity 19,470 20,688 20,865
Hispanic or Latino 860 4.4% 988   1,037 -177 -17.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,843 76.2% 15,807   15,531 -688 -4.4%
Information Not Available 3,767 19.3% 3,893   4,297 -530 -12.3%
 
Race 19,470 20,688 20,865
American Indian or Alaskan Native 85 0.4% 87   92 -7 -7.6%
Asian 166 0.9% 143   156 10 6.4%
Black or African American 3,527 18.1% 3,783   3,831 -304 -7.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1% 23   21 -3 -14.3%
White 14,345 73.7% 15,229   15,420 -1,075 -7.0%
Information Not Available 1,329 6.8% 1,423   1,345 -16 -1.2%
 
Years of Age 19,470 20,688 20,865
Younger than 22 207 0.6% 235   263 -56 -21.3%
22-24 594 1.8% 640   721 -127 -17.6%
25-34 4,278 13.3% 4,603   4,661 -383 -8.2%
35-44 4,838 15.0% 5,126   4,960 -122 -2.5%
45-54 4,927 15.3% 5,212   5,357 -430 -8.0%
55-59 2,344 7.3% 2,464   2,518 -174 -6.9%
60-64 1,571 4.9% 1,617   1,567 4 0.3%
65 and older 711 2.2% 791   818 -107 -13.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 19,470 20,688 20,865
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 51 0.3% 47   54 -3 -5.6%
Mining 46 0.2% 54   124 -78 -62.9%
Utilities 34 0.2% 27   30 4 13.3%
Construction 2,147 11.0% 2,601   2,703 -556 -20.6%
Manufacturing 4,337 22.2% 4,504   4,136 201 4.9%
Wholesale Trade 796 4.1% 866   857 -61 -7.1%
Retail Trade 1,380 7.1% 1,435   1,540 -160 -10.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 685 3.5% 732   619 66 10.7%
Information 296 1.5% 299   319 -23 -7.2%
Finance and Insurance 688 3.5% 687   503 185 36.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 271 1.4% 300   275 -4 -1.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,015 5.2% 1,000   1,040 -25 -2.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 126 0.6% 124   131 -5 -3.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,917 9.8% 1,992   2,414 -497 -20.6%
Educational Services 684 3.5% 591   630 54 8.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,554 8.0% 1,609   1,926 -372 -19.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 155 0.8% 169   207 -52 -25.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 644 3.3% 710   697 -53 -7.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 514 2.6% 564   532 -18 -3.4%
Public Administration 176 0.9% 185   165 11 6.7%
Information Not Available 1,954 10.0% 2,192   1,963 -9 -0.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,857 11,865 11,364
Male 5,953 54.8% 6,308   6,379 -426 -6.7%
Female 4,904 45.2% 5,557   4,985 -81 -1.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 10,857 11,865 11,364
Hispanic or Latino 769 7.1% 884   949 -180 -19.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,537 51.0% 6,021   5,276 261 4.9%
Information Not Available 4,551 41.9% 4,960   5,139 -588 -11.4%
 
Race 10,857 11,865 11,364
American Indian or Alaskan Native 175 1.6% 219   168 7 4.2%
Asian 174 1.6% 172   151 23 15.2%
Black or African American 2,296 21.1% 2,495   2,195 101 4.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 27 0.2% 26   30 -3 -10.0%
White 7,534 69.4% 8,272   8,085 -551 -6.8%
Information Not Available 651 6.0% 681   735 -84 -11.4%
 
Years of Age 10,857 11,865 11,364
Younger than 22 191 1.1% 182   195 -4 -2.1%
22-24 455 2.6% 494   532 -77 -14.5%
25-34 2,540 14.5% 2,704   2,797 -257 -9.2%
35-44 2,568 14.6% 2,728   2,589 -21 -0.8%
45-54 2,521 14.4% 2,772   2,604 -83 -3.2%
55-59 1,278 7.3% 1,450   1,229 49 4.0%
60-64 843 4.8% 941   872 -29 -3.3%
65 and older 461 2.6% 594   546 -85 -15.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,857 11,865 11,364
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 41 0.4% 48   45 -4 -8.9%
Mining 130 1.2% 144   331 -201 -60.7%
Utilities 17 0.2% 17   19 -2 -10.5%
Construction 1,139 10.5% 1,026   1,306 -167 -12.8%
Manufacturing 1,414 13.0% 1,697   1,537 -123 -8.0%
Wholesale Trade 673 6.2% 713   618 55 8.9%
Retail Trade 919 8.4% 897   918 1 0.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 374 3.4% 498   340 34 10.0%
Information 305 2.8% 336   324 -19 -5.9%
Finance and Insurance 352 3.2% 350   340 12 3.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 159 1.5% 178   179 -20 -11.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 861 7.9% 922   740 121 16.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 37 0.3% 21   54 -17 -31.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,280 11.7% 1,397   1,236 44 3.6%
Educational Services 344 3.2% 407   348 -4 -1.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,169 10.7% 1,320   1,218 -49 -4.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 70 0.6% 79   72 -2 -2.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 433 4.0% 591   479 -46 -9.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 231 2.1% 248   242 -11 -4.5%
Public Administration 262 2.4% 256   289 -27 -9.3%
Information Not Available 647 5.9% 720   729 -82 -11.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 18,682 21,569 20,011
Male 11,157 59.7% 12,465   11,727 -570 -4.9%
Female 7,525 40.3% 9,104   8,284 -759 -9.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 18,682 21,569 20,011
Hispanic or Latino 28 0.1% 49   23 5 21.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 637 3.4% 647   602 35 5.8%
Information Not Available 18,017 96.4% 20,873   19,386 -1,369 -7.1%
 
Race 18,682 21,569 20,011
American Indian or Alaskan Native 125 0.7% 71   167 -42 -25.1%
Asian 37 0.2% 124   51 -14 -27.5%
Black or African American 2,424 13.0% 3,140   2,397 27 1.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 23 0.1% 9   0 23 0.0%
White 15,857 84.9% 17,906   17,040 -1,183 -6.9%
Information Not Available 216 1.2% 319   356 -140 -39.3%
 
Years of Age 18,682 21,569 20,011
Younger than 22 268 0.8% 186   277 -9 -3.2%
22-24 656 2.0% 528   731 -75 -10.3%
25-34 3,965 12.0% 4,891   4,133 -168 -4.1%
35-44 4,773 14.5% 5,042   4,943 -170 -3.4%
45-54 4,542 13.8% 5,707   5,003 -461 -9.2%
55-59 1,930 5.8% 2,377   2,300 -370 -16.1%
60-64 1,533 4.6% 1,614   1,675 -142 -8.5%
65 and older 1,011 3.1% 1,224   921 90 9.8%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 0   28 -24 -85.7%
 
Industry 18,682 21,569 20,011
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 83 0.4% 44   88 -5 -5.7%
Mining 660 3.5% 785   1,254 -594 -47.4%
Utilities 28 0.1% 35   37 -9 -24.3%
Construction 2,054 10.9% 2,612   1,847 207 11.2%
Manufacturing 3,370 18.0% 3,565   3,499 -129 -3.7%
Wholesale Trade 900 4.8% 1,251   1,023 -123 -12.0%
Retail Trade 1,228 6.5% 1,454   1,430 -202 -14.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 752 4.0% 1,055   902 -150 -16.6%
Information 365 1.9% 239   268 97 36.2%
Finance and Insurance 545 2.9% 585   625 -80 -12.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 231 1.2% 275   282 -51 -18.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,076 5.7% 1,215   1,125 -49 -4.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 60 0.3% 111   93 -33 -35.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,128 11.3% 2,097   2,018 110 5.5%
Educational Services 863 4.6% 940   745 118 15.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,791 9.5% 1,791   1,634 157 9.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 175 0.9% 337   245 -70 -28.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 609 3.2% 1,113   759 -150 -19.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 522 2.8% 506   389 133 34.2%
Public Administration 309 1.6% 372   444 -135 -30.4%
Information Not Available 933 5.0% 1,187   1,304 -371 -28.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 25,695 26,544 20,920
Male 13,928 54.2% 14,246   11,098 2,830 25.5%
Female 11,741 45.7% 12,277   9,822 1,919 19.5%
Information Not Available 26 0.1% 21   0 26 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 25,695 26,544 20,920
Hispanic or Latino 1,062 4.1% 1,056   820 242 29.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,628 95.8% 25,485   20,100 4,528 22.5%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 3   0 5 0.0%
 
Race 25,695 26,544 20,920
American Indian or Alaskan Native 153 0.6% 152   233 -80 -34.3%
Asian 212 0.8% 210   187 25 13.4%
Black or African American 13,041 50.8% 14,060   11,054 1,987 18.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 42 0.2% 32   35 7 20.0%
White 11,861 46.2% 11,688   9,411 2,450 26.0%
Information Not Available 386 1.5% 402   0 386 0.0%
 
Years of Age 25,695 26,544 20,920
Younger than 22 568 1.6% 509   360 208 57.8%
22-24 1,202 3.4% 1,166   923 279 30.2%
25-34 6,617 18.5% 6,661   5,391 1,226 22.7%
35-44 6,116 17.1% 6,339   4,912 1,204 24.5%
45-54 5,761 16.1% 6,019   4,624 1,137 24.6%
55-59 2,578 7.2% 2,802   2,246 332 14.8%
60-64 1,733 4.8% 1,786   1,495 238 15.9%
65 and older 1,120 3.1% 1,262   969 151 15.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 25,695 26,544 20,920
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 148 0.6% 146   129 19 14.7%
Mining 1,077 4.2% 1,135   1,130 -53 -4.7%
Utilities 56 0.2% 58   56 0 0.0%
Construction 3,796 14.7% 3,961   2,857 939 32.9%
Manufacturing 2,573 10.0% 2,656   2,305 268 11.6%
Wholesale Trade 812 3.1% 828   808 4 0.5%
Retail Trade 2,306 8.9% 2,084   1,646 660 40.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,103 4.3% 1,223   712 391 54.9%
Information 487 1.9% 420   390 97 24.9%
Finance and Insurance 462 1.8% 447   484 -22 -4.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 576 2.2% 595   458 118 25.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,423 5.5% 1,568   1,232 191 15.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 97 0.4% 85   47 50 106.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,128 8.2% 2,205   1,869 259 13.9%
Educational Services 612 2.4% 818   576 36 6.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,540 9.8% 2,510   2,175 365 16.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 418 1.6% 383   344 74 21.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,070 8.0% 2,077   1,506 564 37.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 728 2.8% 765   653 75 11.5%
Public Administration 426 1.6% 491   294 132 44.9%
Information Not Available 1,857 7.2% 2,089   1,249 608 48.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 48,519 58,680 48,873
Male 26,428 54.5% 29,741   25,598 830 3.2%
Female 22,091 45.5% 28,935   23,273 -1,182 -5.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 4   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 48,519 58,680 48,873
Hispanic or Latino 6,256 12.9% 7,525   6,188 68 1.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 39,172 80.7% 47,493   39,712 -540 -1.4%
Information Not Available 3,091 6.4% 3,662   2,973 118 4.0%
 
Race 48,519 58,680 48,873
American Indian or Alaskan Native 225 0.5% 263   210 15 7.1%
Asian 2,089 4.3% 2,472   1,920 169 8.8%
Black or African American 5,101 10.5% 6,397   5,269 -168 -3.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 120 0.2% 141   125 -5 -4.0%
White 34,171 70.4% 41,351   35,003 -832 -2.4%
Information Not Available 6,813 14.0% 8,056   6,346 467 7.4%
 
Years of Age 48,519 58,680 48,873
Younger than 22 737 0.9% 785   826 -89 -10.8%
22-24 1,984 2.5% 2,209   2,154 -170 -7.9%
25-34 10,864 13.8% 12,092   10,890 -26 -0.2%
35-44 10,206 13.0% 12,231   10,252 -46 -0.4%
45-54 11,922 15.2% 14,642   12,003 -81 -0.7%
55-59 5,690 7.2% 7,169   5,615 75 1.3%
60-64 4,190 5.3% 5,261   4,128 62 1.5%
65 and older 2,926 3.7% 4,291   3,005 -79 -2.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 48,519 58,680 48,873
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 232 0.5% 200   268 -36 -13.4%
Mining 23 0.0% 27   10 13 130.0%
Utilities 177 0.4% 132   91 86 94.5%
Construction 4,723 9.7% 4,970   4,198 525 12.5%
Manufacturing 5,067 10.4% 4,863   5,138 -71 -1.4%
Wholesale Trade 2,500 5.1% 2,461   2,235 265 11.9%
Retail Trade 4,302 8.8% 4,594   4,120 182 4.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,320 2.7% 5,093   1,616 -296 -18.3%
Information 1,361 2.8% 1,471   1,330 31 2.3%
Finance and Insurance 2,130 4.4% 2,173   1,854 276 14.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 868 1.8% 883   997 -129 -12.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,921 10.1% 5,048   4,783 138 2.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 273 0.6% 282   267 6 2.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,204 10.7% 5,443   5,237 -33 -0.6%
Educational Services 1,339 2.7% 1,606   1,458 -119 -8.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,071 10.4% 6,100   5,821 -750 -12.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 518 1.1% 676   621 -103 -16.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,742 5.6% 5,550   2,851 -109 -3.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,831 5.8% 3,144   3,058 -227 -7.4%
Public Administration 1,317 2.7% 1,985   1,421 -104 -7.3%
Information Not Available 1,600 3.3% 1,979   1,499 101 6.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,425 39,476 35,468
Male 12,991 40.1% 14,578   13,357 -366 -2.7%
Female 12,406 38.3% 15,870   12,899 -493 -3.8%
Information Not Available 7,028 21.7% 9,028   9,212 -2,184 -23.7%
 
Ethnicity 32,425 39,476 35,468
Hispanic or Latino 1,208 3.7% 1,280   1,227 -19 -1.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,487 72.4% 28,421   24,381 -894 -3.7%
Information Not Available 7,730 23.8% 9,775   9,860 -2,130 -21.6%
 
Race 32,425 39,476 35,468
American Indian or Alaskan Native 100 0.3% 103   96 4 4.2%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 12,006 37.0% 14,649   12,293 -287 -2.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 41 0.1% 47   54 -13 -24.1%
White 11,340 35.0% 13,622   11,938 -598 -5.0%
Information Not Available 8,938 27.6% 11,055   11,087 -2,149 -19.4%
 
Years of Age 32,425 39,476 35,468
Younger than 22 433 1.0% 508   528 -95 -18.0%
22-24 1,117 2.7% 1,298   1,279 -162 -12.7%
25-34 6,535 15.6% 7,371   6,774 -239 -3.5%
35-44 5,419 12.9% 6,280   5,500 -81 -1.5%
45-54 5,791 13.8% 6,905   6,031 -240 -4.0%
55-59 2,699 6.4% 3,385   2,809 -110 -3.9%
60-64 1,911 4.6% 2,484   1,952 -41 -2.1%
65 and older 1,491 3.6% 2,216   1,383 108 7.8%
Information Not Available 7,029 16.8% 9,029   9,212 -2,183 -23.7%
 
Industry 32,425 39,476 35,468
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 40 0.1% 53   44 -4 -9.1%
Mining 28 0.1% 42   61 -33 -54.1%
Utilities 53 0.2% 55   14 39 278.6%
Construction 2,567 7.9% 2,601   2,794 -227 -8.1%
Manufacturing 383 1.2% 406   299 84 28.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,179 3.6% 1,186   1,051 128 12.2%
Retail Trade 1,101 3.4% 1,213   1,130 -29 -2.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 587 1.8% 2,757   657 -70 -10.7%
Information 424 1.3% 403   541 -117 -21.6%
Finance and Insurance 866 2.7% 865   958 -92 -9.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 569 1.8% 566   598 -29 -4.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,677 8.2% 2,780   2,811 -134 -4.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 84 0.3% 85   96 -12 -12.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,726 11.5% 4,216   3,738 -12 -0.3%
Educational Services 1,049 3.2% 1,359   1,198 -149 -12.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,643 8.1% 3,149   2,857 -214 -7.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 290 0.9% 340   329 -39 -11.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,611 5.0% 2,595   1,550 61 3.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 793 2.4% 995   820 -27 -3.3%
Public Administration 477 1.5% 536   691 -214 -31.0%
Information Not Available 11,278 34.7% 13,274   13,231 -1,953 -14.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 3,717 4,396 4,174
Male 1,997 53.7% 2,231   2,177 -180 -8.3%
Female 1,720 46.3% 2,165   1,997 -277 -13.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 3,717 4,396 4,174
Hispanic or Latino 44 1.2% 49   53 -9 -17.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,284 88.4% 3,920   3,709 -425 -11.5%
Information Not Available 389 10.5% 427   412 -23 -5.6%
 
Race 3,717 4,396 4,174
American Indian or Alaskan Native 49 1.3% 61   52 -3 -5.8%
Asian 16 0.4% 28   31 -15 -48.4%
Black or African American 55 1.5% 65   47 8 17.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 3,408 91.7% 4,022   3,822 -414 -10.8%
Information Not Available 189 5.1% 220   222 -33 -14.9%
 
Years of Age 3,717 4,396 4,174
Younger than 22 91 1.3% 108   106 -15 -14.2%
22-24 160 2.4% 184   177 -17 -9.6%
25-34 736 10.9% 821   862 -126 -14.6%
35-44 728 10.8% 889   881 -153 -17.4%
45-54 912 13.5% 1,038   976 -64 -6.6%
55-59 505 7.5% 592   566 -61 -10.8%
60-64 380 5.6% 457   387 -7 -1.8%
65 and older 205 3.0% 307   219 -14 -6.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 3,717 4,396 4,174
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 69 1.8% 114   69 0 0.0%
Mining 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
Utilities 15 0.4% 19   5 10 200.0%
Construction 232 6.1% 252   293 -61 -20.8%
Manufacturing 494 13.0% 471   413 81 19.6%
Wholesale Trade 123 3.2% 104   126 -3 -2.4%
Retail Trade 343 9.1% 410   361 -18 -5.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 92 2.4% 227   76 16 21.1%
Information 37 1.0% 32   67 -30 -44.8%
Finance and Insurance 82 2.2% 89   117 -35 -29.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 40 1.1% 41   39 1 2.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 183 4.8% 179   173 10 5.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13 0.3% 9   9 4 44.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 308 8.1% 326   331 -23 -6.9%
Educational Services 84 2.2% 119   130 -46 -35.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 387 10.2% 589   472 -85 -18.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 36 1.0% 41   55 -19 -34.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 193 5.1% 267   175 18 10.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 93 2.5% 132   96 -3 -3.1%
Public Administration 67 1.8% 70   62 5 8.1%
Information Not Available 825 21.8% 904   1,104 -279 -25.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 47,082 63,182 48,982
Male 24,914 52.9% 32,039   24,783 131 0.5%
Female 20,664 43.9% 29,455   22,760 -2,096 -9.2%
Information Not Available 1,504 3.2% 1,688   1,439 65 4.5%
 
Ethnicity 47,082 63,182 48,982
Hispanic or Latino 1,651 3.5% 2,319   1,643 8 0.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 36,813 78.2% 49,738   37,566 -753 -2.0%
Information Not Available 8,618 18.3% 11,125   9,773 -1,155 -11.8%
 
Race 47,082 63,182 48,982
American Indian or Alaskan Native 392 0.8% 402   389 3 0.8%
Asian 571 1.2% 816   544 27 5.0%
Black or African American 9,642 20.5% 14,866   9,701 -59 -0.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 70 0.1% 49   64 6 9.4%
White 25,937 55.1% 33,164   27,585 -1,648 -6.0%
Information Not Available 10,470 22.2% 13,885   10,699 -229 -2.1%
 
Years of Age 47,082 63,182 48,982
Younger than 22 723 1.0% 981   970 -247 -25.5%
22-24 2,143 3.1% 2,881   2,400 -257 -10.7%
25-34 10,820 15.5% 14,572   11,477 -657 -5.7%
35-44 10,857 15.6% 14,469   11,157 -300 -2.7%
45-54 12,095 17.3% 16,358   12,194 -99 -0.8%
55-59 5,473 7.8% 7,230   5,582 -109 -2.0%
60-64 3,273 4.7% 4,491   3,486 -213 -6.1%
65 and older 1,698 2.4% 2,200   1,716 -18 -1.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 47,082 63,182 48,982
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 260 0.5% 320   323 -63 -19.5%
Mining 229 0.5% 146   241 -12 -5.0%
Utilities 78 0.2% 60   34 44 129.4%
Construction 3,269 6.9% 3,484   3,465 -196 -5.7%
Manufacturing 7,375 15.6% 14,535   7,839 -464 -5.9%
Wholesale Trade 5,373 11.3% 5,903   2,327 3,046 130.9%
Retail Trade 2,697 5.7% 2,925   3,357 -660 -19.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,335 2.8% 1,758   1,447 -112 -7.7%
Information 643 1.4% 736   815 -172 -21.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,173 2.5% 1,332   1,255 -82 -6.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 649 1.4% 649   636 13 2.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,056 8.6% 5,751   3,873 183 4.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,214 2.6% 1,435   1,498 -284 -19.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,087 10.7% 5,743   6,053 -966 -16.0%
Educational Services 1,484 3.1% 1,841   1,912 -428 -22.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,462 9.4% 6,835   5,229 -767 -14.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 507 1.1% 733   677 -170 -25.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,841 3.9% 2,367   1,911 -70 -3.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,363 2.9% 1,852   1,396 -33 -2.4%
Public Administration 648 1.4% 889   816 -168 -20.6%
Information Not Available 3,339 7.1% 3,888   3,878 -539 -13.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,415 30,300 29,227
Male 15,249 57.7% 16,575   16,528 -1,279 -7.7%
Female 11,161 42.3% 13,722   12,694 -1,533 -12.1%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 3   5 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 26,415 30,300 29,227
Hispanic or Latino 1,031 3.9% 1,216   1,036 -5 -0.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,530 85.3% 25,820   24,908 -2,378 -9.5%
Information Not Available 2,854 10.8% 3,264   3,283 -429 -13.1%
 
Race 26,415 30,300 29,227
American Indian or Alaskan Native 404 1.5% 437   428 -24 -5.6%
Asian 925 3.5% 1,008   986 -61 -6.2%
Black or African American 2,480 9.4% 2,767   2,743 -263 -9.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 70 0.3% 70   85 -15 -17.6%
White 20,194 76.4% 23,353   22,368 -2,174 -9.7%
Information Not Available 2,342 8.9% 2,665   2,617 -275 -10.5%
 
Years of Age 26,415 30,300 29,227
Younger than 22 336 0.8% 350   367 -31 -8.4%
22-24 988 2.2% 1,066   1,070 -82 -7.7%
25-34 6,008 13.6% 6,799   6,615 -607 -9.2%
35-44 5,739 13.0% 6,611   6,467 -728 -11.3%
45-54 6,333 14.3% 7,198   6,977 -644 -9.2%
55-59 3,383 7.7% 3,955   3,754 -371 -9.9%
60-64 2,394 5.4% 2,783   2,664 -270 -10.1%
65 and older 1,230 2.8% 1,530   1,307 -77 -5.9%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 8   6 -2 -33.3%
 
Industry 26,415 30,300 29,227
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 171 0.6% 263   188 -17 -9.0%
Mining 111 0.4% 115   788 -677 -85.9%
Utilities 119 0.4% 156   150 -31 -20.7%
Construction 3,529 13.3% 3,310   2,872 657 22.9%
Manufacturing 4,126 15.5% 4,634   4,753 -627 -13.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,392 5.2% 1,509   1,530 -138 -9.0%
Retail Trade 1,982 7.5% 2,235   2,033 -51 -2.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 700 2.6% 933   698 2 0.3%
Information 661 2.5% 619   699 -38 -5.4%
Finance and Insurance 848 3.2% 911   1,039 -191 -18.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 457 1.7% 445   482 -25 -5.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,989 7.5% 2,212   2,150 -161 -7.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 594 2.2% 677   810 -216 -26.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,230 8.4% 2,502   2,674 -444 -16.6%
Educational Services 1,088 4.1% 1,377   1,214 -126 -10.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,507 9.4% 2,793   2,778 -271 -9.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 301 1.1% 393   395 -94 -23.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,343 5.1% 2,051   1,378 -35 -2.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 872 3.3% 1,530   1,007 -135 -13.4%
Public Administration 478 1.8% 527   540 -62 -11.5%
Information Not Available 917 3.4% 1,108   1,049 -132 -12.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,889 31,544 26,412
Male 12,224 49.1% 13,955   13,291 -1,067 -8.0%
Female 12,594 50.6% 17,514   13,083 -489 -3.7%
Information Not Available 71 0.3% 75   38 33 86.8%
 
Ethnicity 24,889 31,544 26,412
Hispanic or Latino 1,059 4.3% 1,346   967 92 9.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,745 79.3% 24,687   19,967 -222 -1.1%
Information Not Available 4,085 16.4% 5,511   5,478 -1,393 -25.4%
 
Race 24,889 31,544 26,412
American Indian or Alaskan Native 163 0.7% 193   184 -21 -11.4%
Asian 170 0.7% 173   206 -36 -17.5%
Black or African American 5,933 23.8% 7,644   6,176 -243 -3.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,092 4.4% 1,357   963 129 13.4%
White 15,971 64.2% 20,122   17,034 -1,063 -6.2%
Information Not Available 1,560 6.3% 2,055   1,849 -289 -15.6%
 
Years of Age 24,889 31,544 26,412
Younger than 22 479 1.2% 503   551 -72 -13.1%
22-24 1,042 2.7% 1,158   1,177 -135 -11.5%
25-34 5,815 14.9% 6,725   6,209 -394 -6.3%
35-44 5,801 14.9% 7,108   6,089 -288 -4.7%
45-54 5,939 15.2% 7,624   6,374 -435 -6.8%
55-59 2,887 7.4% 3,817   2,980 -93 -3.1%
60-64 1,841 4.7% 2,571   1,898 -57 -3.0%
65 and older 1,085 2.8% 2,038   1,134 -49 -4.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 24,889 31,544 26,412
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 142 0.6% 179   160 -18 -11.3%
Mining 75 0.3% 122   108 -33 -30.6%
Utilities 49 0.2% 44   57 -8 -14.0%
Construction 2,049 8.2% 2,221   2,608 -559 -21.4%
Manufacturing 3,142 12.6% 3,164   3,312 -170 -5.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,220 4.9% 1,224   1,285 -65 -5.1%
Retail Trade 2,650 10.6% 2,986   2,654 -4 -0.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 899 3.6% 2,955   772 127 16.5%
Information 537 2.1% 638   654 -117 -17.9%
Finance and Insurance 864 3.5% 913   904 -40 -4.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 395 1.6% 533   477 -82 -17.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,629 6.5% 1,763   1,512 117 7.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 120 0.5% 134   159 -39 -24.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,489 13.9% 3,780   3,460 29 0.8%
Educational Services 771 3.1% 965   818 -47 -5.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,032 12.1% 3,699   3,319 -287 -8.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 256 1.0% 283   315 -59 -18.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,686 6.7% 3,543   1,659 27 1.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 561 2.2% 908   702 -141 -20.1%
Public Administration 275 1.1% 269   291 -16 -5.5%
Information Not Available 1,048 4.2% 1,221   1,186 -138 -11.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Sep 2016 Percent Aug 2016     Sep 2015 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,809 14,983 13,099
Male 5,946 50.4% 6,821   6,388 -442 -6.9%
Female 5,834 49.4% 8,149   6,694 -860 -12.8%
Information Not Available</