Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

January 2017

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
January 2017
Jan 2017 Dec 2016 Monthly Change Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,453,045 2,100,779 352,266 2,643,806 -190,761 -7.2
Alaska 12,507 10,717 1,790 12,760 -253 -2.0
Alabama 21,477 20,396 1,081 23,845 -2,368 -9.9
Arkansas 17,439 15,699 1,740 21,772 -4,333 -19.9
Arizona 26,035 25,041 994 27,286 -1,251 -4.6
California 381,886 363,031 18,855 404,600 -22,714 -5.6
Colorado 31,133 27,197 3,936 34,092 -2,959 -8.7
Connecticut 49,042 37,949 11,093 47,251 1,791 3.8
District of Columbia 8,909 8,630 279 8,531 378 4.4
Delaware 7,174 5,644 1,530 7,903 -729 -9.2
Florida 44,988 41,717 3,271 51,918 -6,930 -13.3
Georgia 35,336 30,227 5,109 39,003 -3,667 -9.4
Hawaii 8,227 7,474 753 6,388 1,839 28.8
Iowa 33,284 25,292 7,992 35,168 -1,884 -5.4
Idaho 14,517 10,778 3,739 13,582 935 6.9
Illinois 163,545 126,833 36,712 166,802 -3,257 -2.0
Indiana 32,090 27,763 4,327 35,439 -3,349 -9.5
Kansas 17,320 13,215 4,105 19,059 -1,739 -9.1
Kentucky 26,787 20,097 6,690 29,578 -2,791 -9.4
Louisiana 22,893 24,014 -1,121 23,598 -705 -3.0
Massachusetts 76,514 57,931 18,583 78,891 -2,377 -3.0
Maryland 43,576 36,902 6,674 46,552 -2,976 -6.4
Maine 9,556 6,596 2,960 11,978 -2,422 -20.2
Michigan 101,280 73,138 28,142 119,959 -18,679 -15.6
Minnesota 66,782 60,810 5,972 70,462 -3,680 -5.2
Missouri 37,432 28,841 8,591 41,727 -4,295 -10.3
Mississippi 12,889 12,325 564 14,523 -1,634 -11.3
Montana 11,158 9,454 1,704 10,734 424 4.0
North Carolina 27,145 23,730 3,415 31,509 -4,364 -13.9
North Dakota 9,027 7,334 1,693 10,120 -1,093 -10.8
Nebraska 8,617 6,672 1,945 8,884 -267 -3.0
New Hampshire 5,341 4,185 1,156 6,306 -965 -15.3
New Jersey 117,467 97,621 19,846 121,620 -4,153 -3.4
New Mexico 12,363 11,758 605 13,636 -1,273 -9.3
Nevada 24,830 25,062 -232 27,326 -2,496 -9.1
New York 185,160 152,977 32,183 197,925 -12,765 -6.4
Ohio 82,292 68,023 14,269 91,833 -9,541 -10.4
Oklahoma 18,663 19,092 -429 23,631 -4,968 -21.0
Oregon 37,968 31,978 5,990 37,390 578 1.5
Pennsylvania 161,112 131,119 29,993 183,403 -22,291 -12.2
Puerto Rico 17,869 17,172 697 19,948 -2,079 -10.4
Rhode Island 12,410 8,819 3,591 12,203 207 1.7
South Carolina 21,541 19,636 1,905 24,097 -2,556 -10.6
South Dakota 3,786 3,185 601 3,621 165 4.6
Tennessee 22,903 18,863 4,040 28,954 -6,051 -20.9
Texas 160,973 152,287 8,686 174,003 -13,030 -7.5
Utah 16,200 13,578 2,622 17,245 -1,045 -6.1
Virginia 35,993 30,356 5,637 40,045 -4,052 -10.1
Virgin Islands 301 304 -3 285 16 5.6
Vermont 6,065 4,541 1,524 6,476 -411 -6.3
Washington 69,964 57,454 12,510 65,420 4,544 6.9
Wisconsin 57,785 48,650 9,135 65,963 -8,178 -12.4
West Virginia 17,698 13,922 3,776 22,408 -4,710 -21.0
Wyoming 5,796 4,750 1,046 6,154 -358 -5.8
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,453,045   2,100,779   2,643,806 -190,761 -7.2
Male 1,562,404 63.7% 1,294,272   1,696,387 -133,983 -7.9%
Female 873,709 35.6% 794,526   930,410 -56,701 -6.1%
Information Not Available 16,932 0.7% 11,981   17,009 -77 -0.5%
 
Ethnicity 2,453,045   2,100,779   2,643,806    
Hispanic or Latino 482,809 19.7% 413,302   492,130 -9,321 -1.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,693,334 85.9% 1,400,191   1,814,790 -121,456 -6.7%
Information Not Available 276,902 10.1% 287,286   336,886 -59,984 -17.8%
 
Race 2,453,045   2,100,779   2,643,806
American Indian or Alaskan Native 34,668 1.4% 28,705   34,780 -112 -0.3%
Asian 71,487 2.9% 65,583   72,513 -1,026 -1.4%
Black or African American 367,668 14.9% 332,685   390,896 -23,228 -5.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15,006 0.6% 12,949   15,480 -474 -3.1%
White 1,388,241 56.3% 1,114,077   1,499,020 -110,779 -7.4%
Information Not Available 589,257 23.9% 555,374   642,716 -53,459 -8.3%
 
Years of Age 2,453,045   2,100,779   2,643,806
Younger than 22 47,810 1.9% 45,186   50,027 -2,217 -4.4%
22-24 110,368 4.5% 98,351   123,991 -13,623 -11.0%
25-34 563,152 23.0% 489,086   608,536 -45,384 -7.5%
35-44 533,587 21.8% 456,180   571,148 -37,561 -6.6%
45-54 564,353 23.0% 483,009   617,894 -53,541 -8.7%
55-59 278,668 11.4% 234,790   295,812 -17,144 -5.8%
60-64 195,757 8.0% 161,512   204,180 -8,423 -4.1%
65 and older 143,050 5.8% 120,672   151,099 -8,049 -5.3%
Information Not Available 16,300 0.7% 11,993   21,119 -4,819 -22.8%
 
Industry 2,453,045   2,100,779   2,643,806
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 117,897 4.8% 100,850   109,438 8,459 7.7%
Mining 25,364 1.0% 21,252   50,743 -25,379 -50.0%
Utilities 5,102 0.2% 4,743   4,678 424 9.1%
Construction 458,584 18.7% 325,943   453,224 5,360 1.2%
Manufacturing 227,495 9.3% 196,262   265,343 -37,848 -14.3%
Wholesale Trade 74,513 3.0% 68,127   79,623 -5,110 -6.4%
Retail Trade 163,603 6.7% 142,328   177,559 -13,956 -7.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 88,703 3.6% 68,154   90,180 -1,477 -1.6%
Information 66,678 2.7% 59,242   62,982 3,696 5.9%
Finance and Insurance 55,375 2.3% 53,435   55,872 -497 -0.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 31,145 1.3% 27,444   34,038 -2,893 -8.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 116,673 4.8% 105,935   115,610 1,063 0.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 14,926 0.6% 12,654   22,582 -7,656 -33.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 341,338 13.9% 277,232   358,049 -16,711 -4.7%
Educational Services 51,197 2.1% 47,511   52,794 -1,597 -3.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 147,894 6.0% 144,705   156,923 -9,029 -5.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 61,501 2.5% 46,682   63,475 -1,974 -3.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 150,372 6.1% 121,028   155,905 -5,533 -3.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 54,630 2.2% 49,361   58,356 -3,726 -6.4%
Public Administration 45,915 1.9% 37,505   45,103 812 1.8%
Information Not Available 154,140 6.3% 190,386   231,329 -77,189 -33.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,507 10,717 12,760 -253 -2.0
Male 8,310 66.4% 7,006   8,624 -314 -3.6%
Female 4,162 33.3% 3,677   4,108 54 1.3%
Information Not Available 35 0.3% 34   28 7 25.0%
 
Ethnicity 12,507   10,717   12,760    
Hispanic or Latino 7 0.1% 7   15 -8 -53.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,925 95.3% 10,182   12,253 -328 -2.7%
Information Not Available 575 4.6% 528   492 83 16.9%
 
Race 12,507 10,717 12,760
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,428 27.4% 2,805   3,675 -247 -6.7%
Asian 664 5.3% 705   568 96 16.9%
Black or African American 500 4.0% 458   481 19 4.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 257 2.1% 247   184 73 39.7%
White 7,076 56.6% 5,967   7,350 -274 -3.7%
Information Not Available 582 4.7% 535   502 80 15.9%
 
Years of Age 12,507 10,717 12,760
Younger than 22 287 1.5% 232   229 58 25.3%
22-24 705 3.8% 579   662 43 6.5%
25-34 3,548 18.9% 2,950   3,607 -59 -1.6%
35-44 2,934 15.6% 2,588   2,896 38 1.3%
45-54 2,545 13.6% 2,212   2,778 -233 -8.4%
55-59 1,273 6.8% 1,100   1,348 -75 -5.6%
60-64 815 4.3% 703   794 21 2.6%
65 and older 400 2.1% 353   446 -46 -10.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 12,507 10,717 12,760
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 105 0.8% 77   148 -43 -29.1%
Mining 549 4.4% 426   746 -197 -26.4%
Utilities 66 0.5% 52   85 -19 -22.4%
Construction 3,260 25.8% 2,631   3,346 -86 -2.6%
Manufacturing 1,005 8.0% 1,002   827 178 21.5%
Wholesale Trade 135 1.1% 116   111 24 21.6%
Retail Trade 1,004 8.0% 844   972 32 3.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 722 5.7% 576   647 75 11.6%
Information 122 1.0% 119   82 40 48.8%
Finance and Insurance 161 1.3% 145   138 23 16.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 220 1.7% 189   223 -3 -1.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 383 3.0% 363   435 -52 -12.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 28 0.2% 32   30 -2 -6.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 638 5.1% 548   705 -67 -9.5%
Educational Services 346 2.7% 242   332 14 4.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 744 5.9% 707   742 2 0.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 144 1.1% 124   160 -16 -10.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,020 8.1% 951   956 64 6.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 332 2.6% 260   405 -73 -18.0%
Public Administration 1,140 9.0% 954   1,264 -124 -9.8%
Information Not Available 383 3.0% 359   406 -23 -5.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,477 20,396 23,845
Male 12,101 56.3% 11,008   13,776 -1,675 -12.2%
Female 9,338 43.5% 9,364   10,046 -708 -7.0%
Information Not Available 38 0.2% 24   23 15 65.2%
 
Ethnicity 21,477 20,396 23,845
Hispanic or Latino 354 1.6% 260   291 63 21.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,048 74.7% 14,953   17,330 -1,282 -7.4%
Information Not Available 5,075 23.6% 5,183   6,224 -1,149 -18.5%
 
Race 21,477 20,396 23,845
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,503 7.0% 1,307   1,408 95 6.7%
Asian 700 3.3% 613   708 -8 -1.1%
Black or African American 8,442 39.3% 8,428   9,349 -907 -9.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 29 0.1% 19   24 5 20.8%
White 9,597 44.7% 8,976   11,177 -1,580 -14.1%
Information Not Available 1,206 5.6% 1,053   1,179 27 2.3%
 
Years of Age 21,477 20,396 23,845
Younger than 22 69 0.2% 33   64 5 7.8%
22-24 69 0.2% 62   74 -5 -6.8%
25-34 901 3.2% 646   933 -32 -3.4%
35-44 3,711 13.1% 2,985   3,930 -219 -5.6%
45-54 4,860 17.2% 4,569   5,233 -373 -7.1%
55-59 2,433 8.6% 2,253   2,707 -274 -10.1%
60-64 2,766 9.8% 2,452   2,995 -229 -7.6%
65 and older 6,646 23.5% 7,386   7,891 -1,245 -15.8%
Information Not Available 22 0.1% 10   18 4 22.2%
 
Industry 21,477 20,396 23,845
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 241 1.1% 217   207 34 16.4%
Mining 115 0.5% 134   944 -829 -87.8%
Utilities 90 0.4% 85   63 27 42.9%
Construction 2,567 11.8% 2,232   2,394 173 7.2%
Manufacturing 3,726 17.2% 3,159   4,185 -459 -11.0%
Wholesale Trade 718 3.3% 700   841 -123 -14.6%
Retail Trade 2,205 10.2% 2,276   2,438 -233 -9.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 645 3.0% 645   652 -7 -1.1%
Information 295 1.4% 198   232 63 27.2%
Finance and Insurance 608 2.8% 630   681 -73 -10.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 298 1.4% 258   297 1 0.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 897 4.1% 946   943 -46 -4.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 50 0.2% 59   42 8 19.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,951 13.6% 2,801   3,432 -481 -14.0%
Educational Services 454 2.1% 476   475 -21 -4.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,491 6.9% 1,486   1,770 -279 -15.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 161 0.7% 161   157 4 2.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,558 7.2% 1,743   1,578 -20 -1.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 443 2.0% 455   532 -89 -16.7%
Public Administration 342 1.6% 297   320 22 6.9%
Information Not Available 1,622 7.5% 1,438   1,662 -40 -2.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,439 15,699 21,772
Male 9,824 56.3% 8,536   12,603 -2,779 -22.1%
Female 6,207 35.6% 5,948   7,555 -1,348 -17.8%
Information Not Available 1,408 8.1% 1,215   1,614 -206 -12.8%
 
Ethnicity 17,439 15,699 21,772
Hispanic or Latino 84 0.5% 85   201 -117 -58.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,947 91.4% 14,399   19,957 -4,010 -20.1%
Information Not Available 1,408 8.1% 1,215   1,614 -206 -12.8%
 
Race 17,439 15,699 21,772
American Indian or Alaskan Native 174 1.0% 161   216 -42 -19.4%
Asian 16 0.1% 17   21 -5 -23.8%
Black or African American 4,145 23.8% 4,016   4,990 -845 -16.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 905 5.2% 782   1,030 -125 -12.1%
White 10,707 61.4% 9,423   13,700 -2,993 -21.8%
Information Not Available 1,492 8.6% 1,300   1,815 -323 -17.8%
 
Years of Age 17,439 15,699 21,772
Younger than 22 507 1.9% 437   648 -141 -21.8%
22-24 821 3.0% 792   1,108 -287 -25.9%
25-34 3,636 13.5% 3,330   4,563 -927 -20.3%
35-44 3,577 13.3% 3,287   4,644 -1,067 -23.0%
45-54 3,777 14.0% 3,406   4,825 -1,048 -21.7%
55-59 1,695 6.3% 1,481   2,092 -397 -19.0%
60-64 1,177 4.4% 1,014   1,326 -149 -11.2%
65 and older 841 3.1% 737   951 -110 -11.6%
Information Not Available 1,408 5.2% 1,215   1,615 -207 -12.8%
 
Industry 17,439 15,699 21,772
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 770 4.2% 630   872 -102 -11.7%
Mining 127 0.7% 105   529 -402 -76.0%
Utilities 26 0.1% 24   38 -12 -31.6%
Construction 2,183 12.0% 1,727   2,380 -197 -8.3%
Manufacturing 2,108 11.6% 1,929   3,070 -962 -31.3%
Wholesale Trade 677 3.7% 653   1,025 -348 -34.0%
Retail Trade 1,531 8.4% 1,281   1,799 -268 -14.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 606 3.3% 560   886 -280 -31.6%
Information 163 0.9% 152   174 -11 -6.3%
Finance and Insurance 267 1.5% 247   254 13 5.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 208 1.1% 187   230 -22 -9.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 550 3.0% 512   686 -136 -19.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 53 0.3% 49   58 -5 -8.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,730 9.5% 1,648   2,184 -454 -20.8%
Educational Services 264 1.4% 281   295 -31 -10.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,415 7.8% 1,517   1,674 -259 -15.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 257 1.4% 238   271 -14 -5.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,207 6.6% 1,013   1,293 -86 -6.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 353 1.9% 338   465 -112 -24.1%
Public Administration 367 2.0% 285   344 23 6.7%
Information Not Available 2,577 14.2% 2,323   3,245 -668 -20.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,035 25,041 27,286
Male 14,257 54.8% 13,560   15,284 -1,027 -6.7%
Female 11,754 45.1% 11,454   11,989 -235 -2.0%
Information Not Available 24 0.1% 27   13 11 84.6%
 
Ethnicity 26,035 25,041 27,286
Hispanic or Latino 7,433 28.6% 7,172   7,632 -199 -2.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,408 51.5% 12,676   14,259 -851 -6.0%
Information Not Available 5,194 20.0% 5,193   5,395 -201 -3.7%
 
Race 26,035 25,041 27,286
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,236 8.6% 2,050   2,399 -163 -6.8%
Asian 1,241 4.8% 1,219   1,034 207 20.0%
Black or African American 2,296 8.8% 2,232   2,275 21 0.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 330 1.3% 355   315 15 4.8%
White 14,260 54.8% 13,740   15,635 -1,375 -8.8%
Information Not Available 5,672 21.8% 5,445   5,628 44 0.8%
 
Years of Age 26,035 25,041 27,286
Younger than 22 495 1.3% 468   534 -39 -7.3%
22-24 1,150 3.0% 1,096   1,304 -154 -11.8%
25-34 6,111 16.0% 5,827   6,324 -213 -3.4%
35-44 5,679 14.9% 5,472   5,969 -290 -4.9%
45-54 6,108 16.0% 5,867   6,449 -341 -5.3%
55-59 3,035 7.9% 2,981   3,172 -137 -4.3%
60-64 2,115 5.5% 2,019   2,161 -46 -2.1%
65 and older 1,342 3.5% 1,311   1,373 -31 -2.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 26,035 25,041 27,286
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 577 2.2% 482   493 84 17.0%
Mining 95 0.4% 78   204 -109 -53.4%
Utilities 72 0.3% 72   70 2 2.9%
Construction 2,386 9.0% 2,283   2,499 -113 -4.5%
Manufacturing 1,527 5.7% 1,454   1,612 -85 -5.3%
Wholesale Trade 880 3.3% 863   937 -57 -6.1%
Retail Trade 2,199 8.3% 2,081   2,246 -47 -2.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 656 2.5% 596   674 -18 -2.7%
Information 456 1.7% 443   449 7 1.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,120 4.2% 1,051   1,062 58 5.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 449 1.7% 445   509 -60 -11.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,299 4.9% 1,341   1,304 -5 -0.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 113 0.4% 108   119 -6 -5.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,783 14.2% 3,453   3,892 -109 -2.8%
Educational Services 706 2.7% 767   817 -111 -13.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,198 8.3% 2,191   2,329 -131 -5.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 339 1.3% 317   360 -21 -5.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,383 5.2% 1,358   1,494 -111 -7.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 543 2.0% 536   578 -35 -6.1%
Public Administration 710 2.7% 676   812 -102 -12.6%
Information Not Available 4,544 17.1% 4,446   4,826 -282 -5.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 381,886 363,031 404,600
Male 223,512 58.5% 212,026   236,326 -12,814 -5.4%
Female 158,085 41.4% 150,714   167,982 -9,897 -5.9%
Information Not Available 289 0.1% 291   292 -3 -1.0%
 
Ethnicity 381,886 363,031 404,600
Hispanic or Latino 179,156 46.9% 169,311   185,629 -6,473 -3.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 173,191 45.4% 163,693   187,090 -13,899 -7.4%
Information Not Available 29,539 7.7% 30,027   31,881 -2,342 -7.3%
 
Race 381,886 363,031 404,600
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,368 0.9% 3,390   3,315 53 1.6%
Asian 33,965 8.9% 32,061   35,390 -1,425 -4.0%
Black or African American 28,384 7.4% 28,671   29,053 -669 -2.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 107,475 28.1% 99,572   119,333 -11,858 -9.9%
Information Not Available 208,694 54.6% 199,337   217,509 -8,815 -4.1%
 
Years of Age 381,886 363,031 404,600
Younger than 22 7,890 1.7% 10,461   6,727 1,163 17.3%
22-24 17,800 3.9% 20,050   20,864 -3,064 -14.7%
25-34 92,657 20.3% 90,080   99,152 -6,495 -6.6%
35-44 81,015 17.7% 77,101   82,285 -1,270 -1.5%
45-54 82,554 18.1% 77,875   91,644 -9,090 -9.9%
55-59 42,528 9.3% 39,809   44,652 -2,124 -4.8%
60-64 32,233 7.1% 27,508   33,245 -1,012 -3.0%
65 and older 25,113 5.5% 20,050   26,031 -918 -3.5%
Information Not Available 96 0.0% 97   0 96 0.0%
 
Industry 381,886 363,031 404,600
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 85,923 18.4% 81,654   83,749 2,174 2.6%
Mining 1,251 0.3% 1,065   1,755 -504 -28.7%
Utilities 866 0.2% 1,065   1,072 -206 -19.2%
Construction 35,408 7.6% 30,027   41,727 -6,319 -15.1%
Manufacturing 31,078 6.6% 33,029   37,730 -6,652 -17.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,347 0.3% 872   1,462 -115 -7.9%
Retail Trade 21,456 4.6% 23,053   25,933 -4,477 -17.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 12,989 2.8% 9,686   11,797 1,192 10.1%
Information 33,291 7.1% 30,414   31,588 1,703 5.4%
Finance and Insurance 5,484 1.2% 7,071   6,532 -1,048 -16.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,021 0.4% 1,840   2,437 -416 -17.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,196 1.1% 5,908   6,337 -1,141 -18.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 67,641 14.5% 60,537   65,906 1,735 2.6%
Educational Services 13,855 3.0% 9,686   14,039 -184 -1.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 20,302 4.3% 22,084   22,619 -2,317 -10.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6,158 1.3% 6,005   7,117 -959 -13.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 13,278 2.8% 15,788   15,307 -2,029 -13.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 7,697 1.6% 7,846   9,847 -2,150 -21.8%
Public Administration 4,618 1.0% 3,487   4,387 231 5.3%
Information Not Available 12,027 2.6% 11,914   13,259 -1,232 -9.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 31,133 27,197 34,092
Male 19,802 63.6% 16,690   21,982 -2,180 -9.9%
Female 11,330 36.4% 10,506   12,108 -778 -6.4%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   2 -1 -50.0%
 
Ethnicity 31,133 27,197 34,092
Hispanic or Latino 7,576 24.3% 6,385   8,523 -947 -11.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,376 65.4% 18,041   22,426 -2,050 -9.1%
Information Not Available 3,181 10.2% 2,771   3,143 38 1.2%
 
Race 31,133 27,197 34,092
American Indian or Alaskan Native 581 1.9% 494   701 -120 -17.1%
Asian 602 1.9% 541   542 60 11.1%
Black or African American 1,724 5.5% 1,561   1,918 -194 -10.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 107 0.3% 92   134 -27 -20.1%
White 21,339 68.5% 18,618   23,764 -2,425 -10.2%
Information Not Available 6,780 21.8% 5,891   7,033 -253 -3.6%
 
Years of Age 31,133 27,197 34,092
Younger than 22 504 1.0% 384   618 -114 -18.4%
22-24 1,044 2.1% 827   1,291 -247 -19.1%
25-34 6,649 13.4% 5,845   7,496 -847 -11.3%
35-44 6,762 13.6% 5,974   7,492 -730 -9.7%
45-54 7,477 15.1% 6,624   8,367 -890 -10.6%
55-59 4,145 8.4% 3,565   4,403 -258 -5.9%
60-64 2,922 5.9% 2,531   2,869 53 1.8%
65 and older 1,620 3.3% 1,440   1,550 70 4.5%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 7   6 4 66.7%
 
Industry 31,133 27,197 34,092
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 391 1.2% 344   395 -4 -1.0%
Mining 537 1.7% 528   1,355 -818 -60.4%
Utilities 55 0.2% 48   89 -34 -38.2%
Construction 6,096 19.3% 4,615   6,892 -796 -11.5%
Manufacturing 1,991 6.3% 1,678   2,136 -145 -6.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,337 4.2% 1,220   1,466 -129 -8.8%
Retail Trade 2,209 7.0% 2,058   2,303 -94 -4.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 992 3.1% 824   1,098 -106 -9.7%
Information 1,191 3.8% 1,112   954 237 24.8%
Finance and Insurance 980 3.1% 887   1,057 -77 -7.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 545 1.7% 521   518 27 5.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,610 8.3% 2,401   2,769 -159 -5.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 651 2.1% 576   572 79 13.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,203 13.3% 3,583   4,616 -413 -8.9%
Educational Services 788 2.5% 766   862 -74 -8.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,956 6.2% 1,881   2,101 -145 -6.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 524 1.7% 465   520 4 0.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,545 4.9% 1,454   1,626 -81 -5.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 677 2.1% 643   691 -14 -2.0%
Public Administration 1,048 3.3% 870   1,088 -40 -3.7%
Information Not Available 807 2.6% 723   984 -177 -18.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 49,042 37,949 47,251
Male 31,885 65.0% 23,183   30,816 1,069 3.5%
Female 17,157 35.0% 14,766   16,435 722 4.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 49,042 37,949 47,251
Hispanic or Latino 8,864 18.1% 6,330   8,387 477 5.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 40,178 81.9% 31,619   38,864 1,314 3.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 49,042 37,949 47,251
American Indian or Alaskan Native 200 0.4% 163   147 53 36.1%
Asian 879 1.8% 708   812 67 8.3%
Black or African American 6,712 13.7% 5,599   6,111 601 9.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 28,540 58.2% 21,998   26,904 1,636 6.1%
Information Not Available 12,711 25.9% 9,481   13,277 -566 -4.3%
 
Years of Age 49,042 37,949 47,251
Younger than 22 634 0.9% 773   596 38 6.4%
22-24 1,952 2.7% 1,697   1,936 16 0.8%
25-34 11,115 15.2% 8,630   10,311 804 7.8%
35-44 9,976 13.7% 7,568   9,445 531 5.6%
45-54 11,195 15.3% 8,814   11,350 -155 -1.4%
55-59 5,891 8.1% 4,507   5,655 236 4.2%
60-64 4,509 6.2% 3,252   4,275 234 5.5%
65 and older 3,770 5.2% 2,708   3,683 87 2.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 49,042 37,949 47,251
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 643 1.3% 389   711 -68 -9.6%
Mining 53 0.1% 27   56 -3 -5.4%
Utilities 55 0.1% 47   71 -16 -22.5%
Construction 9,454 19.0% 5,914   8,224 1,230 15.0%
Manufacturing 3,985 8.0% 3,531   4,734 -749 -15.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,688 3.4% 1,451   1,700 -12 -0.7%
Retail Trade 4,598 9.3% 3,857   4,375 223 5.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,261 4.6% 1,479   1,904 357 18.8%
Information 1,107 2.2% 1,001   656 451 68.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,467 3.0% 1,407   1,157 310 26.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 661 1.3% 531   640 21 3.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,876 3.8% 1,797   1,728 148 8.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 314 0.6% 276   242 72 29.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,818 15.7% 5,391   7,821 -3 0.0%
Educational Services 1,118 2.3% 1,159   1,144 -26 -2.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,061 8.2% 3,982   4,105 -44 -1.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,824 3.7% 1,290   1,914 -90 -4.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,481 7.0% 2,142   3,460 21 0.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,282 2.6% 1,115   1,316 -34 -2.6%
Public Administration 557 1.1% 603   588 -31 -5.3%
Information Not Available 739 1.5% 560   705 34 4.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,909 8,630 8,531
Male 4,248 47.7% 4,074   3,943 305 7.7%
Female 4,660 52.3% 4,556   4,588 72 1.6%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,909 8,630 8,531
Hispanic or Latino 818 9.2% 723   744 74 9.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,054 90.4% 7,869   7,762 292 3.8%
Information Not Available 37 0.4% 38   25 12 48.0%
 
Race 8,909 8,630 8,531
American Indian or Alaskan Native 49 0.6% 39   42 7 16.7%
Asian 234 2.6% 212   231 3 1.3%
Black or African American 5,919 66.4% 5,898   6,015 -96 -1.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 25 0.3% 22   20 5 25.0%
White 1,793 20.1% 1,624   1,562 231 14.8%
Information Not Available 889 10.0% 835   661 228 34.5%
 
Years of Age 8,909 8,630 8,531
Younger than 22 121 1.2% 119   152 -31 -20.4%
22-24 473 4.7% 464   450 23 5.1%
25-34 2,529 25.2% 2,420   2,359 170 7.2%
35-44 1,988 19.8% 1,927   1,901 87 4.6%
45-54 1,904 19.0% 1,829   1,965 -61 -3.1%
55-59 891 8.9% 909   851 40 4.7%
60-64 669 6.7% 627   537 132 24.6%
65 and older 334 3.3% 335   316 18 5.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,909 8,630 8,531
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
Construction 17 0.2% 15   11 6 54.5%
Manufacturing 5 0.1% 6   1 4 400.0%
Wholesale Trade 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
Retail Trade 14 0.2% 22   17 -3 -17.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 4 0.0% 4   12 -8 -66.7%
Information 13 0.1% 15   5 8 160.0%
Finance and Insurance 6 0.1% 7   10 -4 -40.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 11 0.1% 7   1 10 1000.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 52 0.6% 47   33 19 57.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 3 0.0% 3   0 3 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 61 0.7% 54   42 19 45.2%
Educational Services 14 0.2% 11   9 5 55.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 20 0.2% 17   8 12 150.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6 0.1% 3   3 3 100.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 19 0.2% 16   14 5 35.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 28 0.3% 20   8 20 250.0%
Public Administration 5 0.1% 5   1 4 400.0%
Information Not Available 8,629 96.9% 8,376   8,355 274 3.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,174 5,644 7,903
Male 3,329 46.4% 2,549   3,858 -529 -13.7%
Female 3,326 46.4% 2,675   3,683 -357 -9.7%
Information Not Available 519 7.2% 420   362 157 43.4%
 
Ethnicity 7,174 5,644 7,903
Hispanic or Latino 472 6.6% 357   609 -137 -22.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,183 86.2% 4,867   6,932 -749 -10.8%
Information Not Available 519 7.2% 420   362 157 43.4%
 
Race 7,174 5,644 7,903
American Indian or Alaskan Native 19 0.3% 16   33 -14 -42.4%
Asian 136 1.9% 115   152 -16 -10.5%
Black or African American 2,750 38.3% 2,102   3,151 -401 -12.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0% 7   6 -4 -66.7%
White 3,850 53.7% 3,070   4,300 -450 -10.5%
Information Not Available 416 5.8% 333   261 155 59.4%
 
Years of Age 7,174 5,644 7,903
Younger than 22 131 1.3% 68   106 25 23.6%
22-24 315 3.0% 216   371 -56 -15.1%
25-34 1,699 16.3% 1,294   1,944 -245 -12.6%
35-44 1,505 14.4% 1,188   1,615 -110 -6.8%
45-54 1,673 16.1% 1,323   1,878 -205 -10.9%
55-59 791 7.6% 618   896 -105 -11.7%
60-64 602 5.8% 510   594 8 1.3%
65 and older 380 3.6% 350   425 -45 -10.6%
Information Not Available 78 0.7% 77   74 4 5.4%
 
Industry 7,174 5,644 7,903
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 22 0.3% 9   25 -3 -12.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 2   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 9 0.1% 9   13 -4 -30.8%
Construction 556 7.7% 407   769 -213 -27.7%
Manufacturing 489 6.8% 400   450 39 8.7%
Wholesale Trade 231 3.2% 211   265 -34 -12.8%
Retail Trade 932 13.0% 748   1,136 -204 -18.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 282 3.9% 213   248 34 13.7%
Information 99 1.4% 78   73 26 35.6%
Finance and Insurance 671 9.3% 575   536 135 25.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 136 1.9% 126   150 -14 -9.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 487 6.8% 415   379 108 28.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 24 0.3% 16   35 -11 -31.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,303 18.1% 914   1,463 -160 -10.9%
Educational Services 134 1.9% 123   175 -41 -23.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 684 9.5% 595   905 -221 -24.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 160 2.2% 108   160 0 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 722 10.0% 503   798 -76 -9.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 147 2.0% 124   221 -74 -33.5%
Public Administration 67 0.9% 58   79 -12 -15.2%
Information Not Available 19 0.3% 10   23 -4 -17.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 44,988 41,717 51,918
Male 22,494 50.0% 20,966   26,100 -3,606 -13.8%
Female 22,138 49.2% 20,707   25,736 -3,598 -14.0%
Information Not Available 356 0.8% 44   82 274 334.1%
 
Ethnicity 44,988 41,717 51,918
Hispanic or Latino 10,873 24.2% 10,452   12,655 -1,782 -14.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,569 65.7% 27,045   34,391 -4,822 -14.0%
Information Not Available 4,546 10.1% 4,220   4,872 -326 -6.7%
 
Race 44,988 41,717 51,918
American Indian or Alaskan Native 305 0.7% 270   319 -14 -4.4%
Asian 776 1.7% 721   796 -20 -2.5%
Black or African American 10,787 24.0% 9,979   12,567 -1,780 -14.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 242 0.5% 253   240 2 0.8%
White 27,001 60.0% 25,320   31,911 -4,910 -15.4%
Information Not Available 5,877 13.1% 5,174   6,085 -208 -3.4%
 
Years of Age 44,988 41,717 51,918
Younger than 22 366 0.5% 360   473 -107 -22.6%
22-24 1,373 2.0% 1,240   1,504 -131 -8.7%
25-34 8,665 12.6% 8,149   10,160 -1,495 -14.7%
35-44 8,486 12.3% 7,961   10,152 -1,666 -16.4%
45-54 9,297 13.5% 8,708   10,674 -1,377 -12.9%
55-59 4,592 6.7% 4,383   5,201 -609 -11.7%
60-64 3,149 4.6% 2,973   3,675 -526 -14.3%
65 and older 2,179 3.2% 1,993   2,403 -224 -9.3%
Information Not Available 6,881 10.0% 5,950   7,676 -795 -10.4%
 
Industry 44,988 41,717 51,918
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 497 1.1% 320   491 6 1.2%
Mining 102 0.2% 105   138 -36 -26.1%
Utilities 69 0.2% 61   67 2 3.0%
Construction 3,121 6.9% 2,759   3,468 -347 -10.0%
Manufacturing 2,100 4.6% 2,182   2,586 -486 -18.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,854 4.1% 1,655   2,246 -392 -17.5%
Retail Trade 4,022 8.8% 3,606   4,887 -865 -17.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,364 3.0% 1,214   1,411 -47 -3.3%
Information 861 1.9% 887   941 -80 -8.5%
Finance and Insurance 1,916 4.2% 1,677   2,184 -268 -12.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,006 2.2% 1,025   1,258 -252 -20.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,321 7.3% 2,998   3,797 -476 -12.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 536 1.2% 421   498 38 7.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,016 17.6% 7,499   8,565 -549 -6.4%
Educational Services 991 2.2% 1,003   1,261 -270 -21.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,978 8.7% 3,767   4,639 -661 -14.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 720 1.6% 619   896 -176 -19.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,327 7.3% 3,168   3,984 -657 -16.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,252 2.8% 1,165   1,572 -320 -20.4%
Public Administration 611 1.3% 534   674 -63 -9.3%
Information Not Available 5,324 11.7% 5,052   6,355 -1,031 -16.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 35,336 30,227 39,003
Male 17,115 48.4% 14,961   19,685 -2,570 -13.1%
Female 16,360 46.3% 13,745   18,330 -1,970 -10.7%
Information Not Available 1,861 5.3% 1,521   988 873 88.4%
 
Ethnicity 35,336 30,227 39,003
Hispanic or Latino 74 0.2% 32   77 -3 -3.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 33,401 94.5% 28,674   37,938 -4,537 -12.0%
Information Not Available 1,861 5.3% 1,521   988 873 88.4%
 
Race 35,336 30,227 39,003
American Indian or Alaskan Native 160 0.5% 125   202 -42 -20.8%
Asian 528 1.5% 453   536 -8 -1.5%
Black or African American 19,440 55.0% 16,889   21,188 -1,748 -8.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 13,347 37.8% 11,239   16,089 -2,742 -17.0%
Information Not Available 1,861 5.3% 1,521   988 873 88.4%
 
Years of Age 35,336 30,227 39,003
Younger than 22 488 1.1% 670   578 -90 -15.6%
22-24 1,402 3.0% 1,427   1,643 -241 -14.7%
25-34 8,812 19.0% 7,801   9,323 -511 -5.5%
35-44 8,729 18.9% 7,409   8,937 -208 -2.3%
45-54 8,429 18.2% 7,282   8,728 -299 -3.4%
55-59 3,727 8.1% 2,947   3,646 81 2.2%
60-64 2,398 5.2% 1,685   2,285 113 4.9%
65 and older 1,351 2.9% 1,006   1,305 46 3.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2,558 -2,558 -100.0%
 
Industry 35,336 30,227 39,003
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 610 1.7% 551   903 -293 -32.4%
Mining 25 0.1% 22   28 -3 -10.7%
Utilities 26 0.1% 14   30 -4 -13.3%
Construction 1,559 4.3% 1,307   1,860 -301 -16.2%
Manufacturing 2,821 7.8% 2,397   2,992 -171 -5.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,457 4.1% 1,317   1,446 11 0.8%
Retail Trade 2,224 6.2% 1,888   2,649 -425 -16.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 772 2.1% 632   749 23 3.1%
Information 601 1.7% 499   691 -90 -13.0%
Finance and Insurance 935 2.6% 805   1,101 -166 -15.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 440 1.2% 392   485 -45 -9.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,284 17.5% 5,315   6,656 -372 -5.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 32 0.1% 26   50 -18 -36.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 89 0.2% 78   93 -4 -4.3%
Educational Services 655 1.8% 604   873 -218 -25.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,549 4.3% 1,419   1,833 -284 -15.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,547 4.3% 1,272   1,720 -173 -10.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 332 0.9% 258   400 -68 -17.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 312 0.9% 308   305 7 2.3%
Public Administration 341 0.9% 283   421 -80 -19.0%
Information Not Available 12,725 35.4% 10,840   13,718 -993 -7.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,227 7,474 6,388
Male 6,023 73.2% 5,332   4,105 1,918 46.7%
Female 2,203 26.8% 2,141   2,282 -79 -3.5%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,227 7,474 6,388
Hispanic or Latino 559 6.8% 532   488 71 14.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,483 66.6% 4,941   4,278 1,205 28.2%
Information Not Available 2,185 26.6% 2,001   1,622 563 34.7%
 
Race 8,227 7,474 6,388
American Indian or Alaskan Native 56 0.7% 57   46 10 21.7%
Asian 2,549 31.0% 2,233   1,851 698 37.7%
Black or African American 138 1.7% 114   109 29 26.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,594 31.5% 2,411   1,801 793 44.0%
White 1,758 21.4% 1,631   1,631 127 7.8%
Information Not Available 1,132 13.8% 1,028   950 182 19.2%
 
Years of Age 8,227 7,474 6,388
Younger than 22 104 1.1% 161   60 44 73.3%
22-24 314 3.4% 337   164 150 91.5%
25-34 1,908 20.6% 1,843   1,394 514 36.9%
35-44 1,893 20.5% 1,680   1,521 372 24.5%
45-54 1,881 20.3% 1,664   1,445 436 30.2%
55-59 923 10.0% 826   738 185 25.1%
60-64 732 7.9% 592   599 133 22.2%
65 and older 472 5.1% 371   467 5 1.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,227 7,474 6,388
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 274 3.2% 70   50 224 448.0%
Mining 2 0.0% 2   2 0 0.0%
Utilities 16 0.2% 10   19 -3 -15.8%
Construction 3,277 38.5% 2,983   1,626 1,651 101.5%
Manufacturing 217 2.6% 175   197 20 10.2%
Wholesale Trade 112 1.3% 109   120 -8 -6.7%
Retail Trade 342 4.0% 316   354 -12 -3.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 218 2.6% 224   267 -49 -18.4%
Information 169 2.0% 158   191 -22 -11.5%
Finance and Insurance 62 0.7% 55   90 -28 -31.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 118 1.4% 110   95 23 24.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 224 2.6% 246   233 -9 -3.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 59 0.7% 65   43 16 37.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 886 10.4% 754   824 62 7.5%
Educational Services 61 0.7% 63   93 -32 -34.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 306 3.6% 298   322 -16 -5.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 102 1.2% 77   100 2 2.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 596 7.0% 624   592 4 0.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 150 1.8% 124   148 2 1.4%
Public Administration 113 1.3% 108   124 -11 -8.9%
Information Not Available 923 10.9% 903   898 25 2.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,284 25,292 35,168
Male 25,291 76.0% 18,275   26,724 -1,433 -5.4%
Female 7,706 23.2% 6,772   8,063 -357 -4.4%
Information Not Available 287 0.9% 245   381 -94 -24.7%
 
Ethnicity 33,284 25,292 35,168
Hispanic or Latino 0 0.0% 0   3,218 -3,218 -100.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 0 0.0% 0   30,235 -30,235 -100.0%
Information Not Available 33,284 100.0% 25,292   1,715 31,569 1840.8%
 
Race 33,284 25,292 35,168
American Indian or Alaskan Native 111 0.3% 97   434 -323 -74.4%
Asian 62 0.2% 57   368 -306 -83.2%
Black or African American 405 1.2% 380   1,947 -1,542 -79.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 3,677 11.0% 4,965   27,486 -23,809 -86.6%
Information Not Available 29,029 87.2% 19,793   4,933 24,096 488.5%
 
Years of Age 33,284 25,292 35,168
Younger than 22 743 2.2% 536   725 18 2.5%
22-24 1,740 5.1% 1,329   1,834 -94 -5.1%
25-34 7,853 23.1% 6,089   8,477 -624 -7.4%
35-44 7,300 21.4% 5,500   7,602 -302 -4.0%
45-54 6,954 20.4% 5,304   7,616 -662 -8.7%
55-59 3,735 11.0% 2,843   4,017 -282 -7.0%
60-64 2,899 8.5% 2,151   2,778 121 4.4%
65 and older 2,056 6.0% 1,538   2,110 -54 -2.6%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 2   9 -5 -55.6%
 
Industry 33,284 25,292 35,168
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 305 0.9% 267   314 -9 -2.9%
Mining 862 2.6% 387   983 -121 -12.3%
Utilities 38 0.1% 28   34 4 11.8%
Construction 12,475 37.1% 8,123   12,662 -187 -1.5%
Manufacturing 5,627 16.8% 4,491   6,405 -778 -12.1%
Wholesale Trade 982 2.9% 859   1,147 -165 -14.4%
Retail Trade 1,648 4.9% 1,441   1,673 -25 -1.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,055 3.1% 746   1,068 -13 -1.2%
Information 494 1.5% 446   495 -1 -0.2%
Finance and Insurance 522 1.6% 559   692 -170 -24.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 278 0.8% 211   283 -5 -1.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 707 2.1% 681   703 4 0.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 58 0.2% 45   38 20 52.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,782 11.3% 2,991   3,953 -171 -4.3%
Educational Services 317 0.9% 300   345 -28 -8.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,096 3.3% 1,096   1,239 -143 -11.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 578 1.7% 479   670 -92 -13.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,138 3.4% 985   1,153 -15 -1.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 483 1.4% 446   487 -4 -0.8%
Public Administration 576 1.7% 508   558 18 3.2%
Information Not Available 263 0.8% 203   266 -3 -1.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,517 10,778 13,582
Male 10,768 74.2% 7,612   9,947 821 8.3%
Female 3,748 25.8% 3,165   3,633 115 3.2%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   2 -1 -50.0%
 
Ethnicity 14,517 10,778 13,582
Hispanic or Latino 2,406 16.6% 1,696   2,227 179 8.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,787 67.4% 7,070   8,421 1,366 16.2%
Information Not Available 2,324 16.0% 2,012   2,934 -610 -20.8%
 
Race 14,517 10,778 13,582
American Indian or Alaskan Native 816 2.9% 540   741 75 10.1%
Asian 220 0.8% 177   171 49 28.7%
Black or African American 246 0.9% 172   170 76 44.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 133 0.5% 106   137 -4 -2.9%
White 20,798 74.8% 14,566   19,044 1,754 9.2%
Information Not Available 5,596 20.1% 3,824   4,925 671 13.6%
 
Years of Age 14,517 10,778 13,582
Younger than 22 502 1.5% 317   425 77 18.1%
22-24 725 2.1% 485   641 84 13.1%
25-34 3,063 9.0% 2,215   2,830 233 8.2%
35-44 3,009 8.8% 2,150   2,666 343 12.9%
45-54 3,217 9.4% 2,489   3,033 184 6.1%
55-59 1,766 5.2% 1,336   1,587 179 11.3%
60-64 1,114 3.3% 865   1,024 90 8.8%
65 and older 1,110 3.2% 909   1,289 -179 -13.9%
Information Not Available 11 0.0% 12   87 -76 -87.4%
 
Industry 14,517 10,778 13,582
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,023 6.6% 739   960 63 6.6%
Mining 167 1.1% 122   286 -119 -41.6%
Utilities 73 0.5% 33   69 4 5.8%
Construction 3,839 24.7% 2,291   2,914 925 31.7%
Manufacturing 1,434 9.2% 1,101   1,309 125 9.5%
Wholesale Trade 516 3.3% 393   539 -23 -4.3%
Retail Trade 1,136 7.3% 862   1,074 62 5.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 597 3.8% 330   380 217 57.1%
Information 123 0.8% 108   112 11 9.8%
Finance and Insurance 226 1.5% 159   199 27 13.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 117 0.8% 101   148 -31 -20.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 476 3.1% 379   449 27 6.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15 0.1% 16   16 -1 -6.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,791 11.5% 1,382   1,807 -16 -0.9%
Educational Services 166 1.1% 158   156 10 6.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 719 4.6% 650   727 -8 -1.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 330 2.1% 278   319 11 3.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 596 3.8% 483   572 24 4.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 223 1.4% 176   223 0 0.0%
Public Administration 388 2.5% 326   408 -20 -4.9%
Information Not Available 562 3.6% 691   915 -353 -38.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 163,545 126,833 166,802
Male 113,255 69.3% 83,884   112,447 808 0.7%
Female 49,229 30.1% 42,213   53,266 -4,037 -7.6%
Information Not Available 1,061 0.6% 736   1,089 -28 -2.6%
 
Ethnicity 163,545 126,833 166,802
Hispanic or Latino 36,041 22.0% 27,445   34,362 1,679 4.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 110,190 67.4% 86,531   114,895 -4,705 -4.1%
Information Not Available 17,314 10.6% 12,857   17,545 -231 -1.3%
 
Race 163,545 126,833 166,802
American Indian or Alaskan Native 994 0.6% 852   925 69 7.5%
Asian 3,090 1.9% 2,575   3,268 -178 -5.4%
Black or African American 29,471 18.0% 25,894   32,851 -3,380 -10.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 324 0.2% 268   343 -19 -5.5%
White 105,735 64.7% 79,040   106,172 -437 -0.4%
Information Not Available 23,931 14.6% 18,204   23,243 688 3.0%
 
Years of Age 163,545 126,833 166,802
Younger than 22 1,747 0.7% 2,361   2,009 -262 -13.0%
22-24 5,714 2.2% 5,266   6,125 -411 -6.7%
25-34 35,302 13.8% 28,943   35,946 -644 -1.8%
35-44 38,995 15.2% 29,840   39,645 -650 -1.6%
45-54 42,032 16.4% 32,365   43,312 -1,280 -3.0%
55-59 20,000 7.8% 14,563   20,462 -462 -2.3%
60-64 13,352 5.2% 9,214   12,901 451 3.5%
65 and older 6,403 2.5% 4,281   6,402 1 0.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 163,545 126,833 166,802
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,176 0.7% 900   1,136 40 3.5%
Mining 772 0.5% 391   1,342 -570 -42.5%
Utilities 349 0.2% 311   172 177 102.9%
Construction 39,361 23.9% 25,608   35,779 3,582 10.0%
Manufacturing 14,406 8.7% 10,935   17,063 -2,657 -15.6%
Wholesale Trade 6,089 3.7% 5,209   6,313 -224 -3.5%
Retail Trade 9,530 5.8% 8,080   10,118 -588 -5.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 8,152 4.9% 5,178   7,920 232 2.9%
Information 2,157 1.3% 1,953   2,036 121 5.9%
Finance and Insurance 3,756 2.3% 3,501   3,970 -214 -5.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,768 1.1% 1,442   1,767 1 0.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 9,068 5.5% 7,830   8,732 336 3.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,187 0.7% 939   1,144 43 3.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 28,707 17.4% 23,547   29,509 -802 -2.7%
Educational Services 3,072 1.9% 3,178   3,702 -630 -17.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,974 4.2% 6,943   8,211 -1,237 -15.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,766 2.3% 2,844   3,670 96 2.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 8,390 5.1% 5,652   8,434 -44 -0.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,256 2.0% 2,997   3,764 -508 -13.5%
Public Administration 2,310 1.4% 2,033   2,655 -345 -13.0%
Information Not Available 9,299 5.6% 7,362   9,365 -66 -0.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 32,090 27,763 35,439
Male 22,988 71.6% 18,705   25,670 -2,682 -10.4%
Female 8,973 28.0% 8,931   9,715 -742 -7.6%
Information Not Available 129 0.4% 127   54 75 138.9%
 
Ethnicity 32,090 27,763 35,439
Hispanic or Latino 1,886 5.9% 1,545   2,079 -193 -9.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,570 76.6% 21,133   26,787 -2,217 -8.3%
Information Not Available 5,634 17.6% 5,085   6,573 -939 -14.3%
 
Race 32,090 27,763 35,439
American Indian or Alaskan Native 149 0.5% 145   151 -2 -1.3%
Asian 198 0.6% 180   171 27 15.8%
Black or African American 4,053 12.6% 3,815   4,282 -229 -5.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 33 0.1% 32   46 -13 -28.3%
White 25,352 79.0% 21,612   28,417 -3,065 -10.8%
Information Not Available 2,305 7.2% 1,979   2,372 -67 -2.8%
 
Years of Age 32,090 27,763 35,439
Younger than 22 538 1.0% 415   550 -12 -2.2%
22-24 1,224 2.2% 1,051   1,363 -139 -10.2%
25-34 6,836 12.4% 5,949   7,492 -656 -8.8%
35-44 7,923 14.4% 6,877   8,768 -845 -9.6%
45-54 8,267 15.0% 7,196   9,443 -1,176 -12.5%
55-59 3,864 7.0% 3,236   4,225 -361 -8.5%
60-64 2,329 4.2% 2,099   2,404 -75 -3.1%
65 and older 1,109 2.0% 940   1,194 -85 -7.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 32,090 27,763 35,439
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 144 0.4% 113   200 -56 -28.0%
Mining 212 0.7% 147   260 -48 -18.5%
Utilities 25 0.1% 21   30 -5 -16.7%
Construction 9,812 30.4% 6,710   10,878 -1,066 -9.8%
Manufacturing 4,163 12.9% 5,528   5,200 -1,037 -19.9%
Wholesale Trade 921 2.9% 914   1,022 -101 -9.9%
Retail Trade 1,750 5.4% 1,500   1,874 -124 -6.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,782 5.5% 1,398   1,790 -8 -0.4%
Information 331 1.0% 341   279 52 18.6%
Finance and Insurance 562 1.7% 559   468 94 20.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 338 1.0% 315   405 -67 -16.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,140 3.5% 1,036   1,068 72 6.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 166 0.5% 132   151 15 9.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,818 11.8% 2,821   4,263 -445 -10.4%
Educational Services 548 1.7% 554   464 84 18.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,460 4.5% 1,419   1,592 -132 -8.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 520 1.6% 416   608 -88 -14.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 800 2.5% 713   892 -92 -10.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 570 1.8% 530   695 -125 -18.0%
Public Administration 230 0.7% 193   272 -42 -15.4%
Information Not Available 2,798 8.7% 2,403   3,028 -230 -7.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,320 13,215 19,059
Male 11,913 68.8% 8,690   13,170 -1,257 -9.5%
Female 5,407 31.2% 4,525   5,889 -482 -8.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,320 13,215 19,059
Hispanic or Latino 1,824 10.5% 1,316   2,166 -342 -15.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,070 52.4% 6,531   9,273 -203 -2.2%
Information Not Available 6,426 37.1% 5,368   7,620 -1,194 -15.7%
 
Race 17,320 13,215 19,059
American Indian or Alaskan Native 253 1.5% 223   277 -24 -8.7%
Asian 239 1.4% 182   249 -10 -4.0%
Black or African American 3,276 18.9% 2,331   3,122 154 4.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 36 0.2% 30   68 -32 -47.1%
White 12,193 70.4% 9,442   13,680 -1,487 -10.9%
Information Not Available 1,323 7.6% 1,007   1,663 -340 -20.4%
 
Years of Age 17,320 13,215 19,059
Younger than 22 220 0.8% 292   322 -102 -31.7%
22-24 697 2.5% 600   917 -220 -24.0%
25-34 3,952 14.1% 3,154   4,558 -606 -13.3%
35-44 4,176 14.9% 3,029   4,381 -205 -4.7%
45-54 4,038 14.4% 3,066   4,373 -335 -7.7%
55-59 1,995 7.1% 1,540   2,140 -145 -6.8%
60-64 1,444 5.1% 1,020   1,460 -16 -1.1%
65 and older 798 2.8% 514   908 -110 -12.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 17,320 13,215 19,059
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 64 0.4% 54   100 -36 -36.0%
Mining 175 1.0% 111   440 -265 -60.2%
Utilities 21 0.1% 17   16 5 31.3%
Construction 4,124 23.7% 2,925   4,959 -835 -16.8%
Manufacturing 3,514 20.2% 1,568   2,306 1,208 52.4%
Wholesale Trade 677 3.9% 823   749 -72 -9.6%
Retail Trade 956 5.5% 853   1,242 -286 -23.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 635 3.7% 451   813 -178 -21.9%
Information 259 1.5% 273   338 -79 -23.4%
Finance and Insurance 354 2.0% 353   395 -41 -10.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 203 1.2% 185   246 -43 -17.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 799 4.6% 750   826 -27 -3.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 60 0.3% 38   52 8 15.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,300 13.2% 1,787   2,597 -297 -11.4%
Educational Services 190 1.1% 207   285 -95 -33.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 999 5.7% 969   1,220 -221 -18.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 142 0.8% 94   161 -19 -11.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 511 2.9% 500   663 -152 -22.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 283 1.6% 252   339 -56 -16.5%
Public Administration 322 1.9% 313   377 -55 -14.6%
Information Not Available 732 4.2% 692   935 -203 -21.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,787 20,097 29,578
Male 18,029 67.3% 12,640   21,242 -3,213 -15.1%
Female 8,758 32.7% 7,457   8,336 422 5.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 26,787 20,097 29,578
Hispanic or Latino 34 0.1% 36   9 25 277.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 607 2.3% 636   835 -228 -27.3%
Information Not Available 26,146 97.6% 19,425   28,734 -2,588 -9.0%
 
Race 26,787 20,097 29,578
American Indian or Alaskan Native 184 0.7% 99   107 77 72.0%
Asian 68 0.3% 54   33 35 106.1%
Black or African American 3,177 11.9% 2,226   3,116 61 2.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0% 0   14 -5 -35.7%
White 23,028 86.0% 17,423   25,977 -2,949 -11.4%
Information Not Available 321 1.2% 295   331 -10 -3.0%
 
Years of Age 26,787 20,097 29,578
Younger than 22 299 0.6% 309   369 -70 -19.0%
22-24 1,031 2.2% 752   1,059 -28 -2.6%
25-34 5,264 11.1% 4,076   5,891 -627 -10.6%
35-44 6,166 13.1% 4,895   7,449 -1,283 -17.2%
45-54 6,650 14.1% 5,021   7,426 -776 -10.4%
55-59 3,164 6.7% 2,423   3,359 -195 -5.8%
60-64 2,600 5.5% 1,612   2,528 72 2.8%
65 and older 1,604 3.4% 999   1,488 116 7.8%
Information Not Available 9 0.0% 10   9 0 0.0%
 
Industry 26,787 20,097 29,578
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 192 0.7% 99   154 38 24.7%
Mining 393 1.5% 345   1,693 -1,300 -76.8%
Utilities 60 0.2% 85   84 -24 -28.6%
Construction 6,615 24.5% 3,794   6,806 -191 -2.8%
Manufacturing 4,216 15.6% 3,225   5,341 -1,125 -21.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,163 4.3% 1,187   872 291 33.4%
Retail Trade 1,646 6.1% 1,362   1,735 -89 -5.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 937 3.5% 815   1,101 -164 -14.9%
Information 265 1.0% 211   313 -48 -15.3%
Finance and Insurance 530 2.0% 546   541 -11 -2.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 304 1.1% 340   233 71 30.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 971 3.6% 945   1,208 -237 -19.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 171 0.6% 99   70 101 144.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,750 10.2% 1,850   3,018 -268 -8.9%
Educational Services 530 2.0% 636   420 110 26.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,544 5.7% 1,384   1,418 126 8.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 663 2.5% 340   485 178 36.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,257 4.7% 730   1,133 124 10.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 543 2.0% 520   597 -54 -9.0%
Public Administration 487 1.8% 417   452 35 7.7%
Information Not Available 1,550 5.7% 1,167   1,904 -354 -18.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,893 24,014 23,598
Male 12,888 56.3% 13,492   14,584 -1,696 -11.6%
Female 9,990 43.6% 10,501   9,008 982 10.9%
Information Not Available 15 0.1% 21   6 9 150.0%
 
Ethnicity 22,893 24,014 23,598
Hispanic or Latino 1,047 4.6% 1,065   1,104 -57 -5.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 21,577 94.3% 22,711   22,492 -915 -4.1%
Information Not Available 269 1.2% 238   2 267 13350.0%
 
Race 22,893 24,014 23,598
American Indian or Alaskan Native 159 0.7% 159   159 0 0.0%
Asian 227 1.0% 214   197 30 15.2%
Black or African American 11,425 49.9% 12,056   11,399 26 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1% 30   27 -1 -3.7%
White 9,862 43.1% 10,464   11,478 -1,616 -14.1%
Information Not Available 1,194 5.2% 1,091   338 856 253.3%
 
Years of Age 22,893 24,014 23,598
Younger than 22 459 1.5% 484   401 58 14.5%
22-24 1,016 3.3% 1,092   1,003 13 1.3%
25-34 5,651 18.2% 6,042   5,927 -276 -4.7%
35-44 5,375 17.3% 5,539   5,525 -150 -2.7%
45-54 5,201 16.7% 5,447   5,372 -171 -3.2%
55-59 2,462 7.9% 2,512   2,693 -231 -8.6%
60-64 1,689 5.4% 1,742   1,644 45 2.7%
65 and older 1,040 3.3% 1,156   1,033 7 0.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 22,893 24,014 23,598
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 409 1.8% 339   400 9 2.3%
Mining 687 2.9% 792   1,404 -717 -51.1%
Utilities 57 0.2% 49   66 -9 -13.6%
Construction 4,013 17.2% 4,311   4,036 -23 -0.6%
Manufacturing 2,066 8.9% 2,167   2,896 -830 -28.7%
Wholesale Trade 737 3.2% 754   769 -32 -4.2%
Retail Trade 1,384 5.9% 2,031   1,623 -239 -14.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,003 4.3% 1,030   1,123 -120 -10.7%
Information 340 1.5% 396   328 12 3.7%
Finance and Insurance 401 1.7% 413   423 -22 -5.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 411 1.8% 469   504 -93 -18.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,107 4.8% 1,348   1,102 5 0.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 83 0.4% 87   94 -11 -11.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,007 8.6% 2,106   1,863 144 7.7%
Educational Services 406 1.7% 479   397 9 2.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,126 9.1% 2,219   1,918 208 10.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 332 1.4% 335   294 38 12.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,846 7.9% 1,999   1,397 449 32.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 564 2.4% 571   603 -39 -6.5%
Public Administration 374 1.6% 413   297 77 25.9%
Information Not Available 2,540 10.9% 1,706   2,061 479 23.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 76,514 57,931 78,891
Male 50,831 66.4% 35,154   51,932 -1,101 -2.1%
Female 25,682 33.6% 22,777   26,955 -1,273 -4.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   4 -3 -75.0%
 
Ethnicity 76,514 57,931 78,891
Hispanic or Latino 10,249 13.4% 7,471   10,379 -130 -1.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 61,769 80.7% 46,942   64,041 -2,272 -3.5%
Information Not Available 4,496 5.9% 3,518   4,471 25 0.6%
 
Race 76,514 57,931 78,891
American Indian or Alaskan Native 379 0.5% 270   374 5 1.3%
Asian 2,308 3.0% 2,024   2,429 -121 -5.0%
Black or African American 6,143 8.0% 5,179   6,420 -277 -4.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 196 0.3% 135   192 4 2.1%
White 56,550 73.9% 42,095   59,027 -2,477 -4.2%
Information Not Available 10,938 14.3% 8,228   10,449 489 4.7%
 
Years of Age 76,514 57,931 78,891
Younger than 22 1,656 1.3% 1,043   1,841 -185 -10.0%
22-24 3,666 2.9% 2,564   3,897 -231 -5.9%
25-34 17,594 13.9% 13,122   18,404 -810 -4.4%
35-44 16,134 12.7% 12,155   16,614 -480 -2.9%
45-54 17,985 14.2% 13,792   18,697 -712 -3.8%
55-59 8,522 6.7% 6,543   8,492 30 0.4%
60-64 6,106 4.8% 4,839   6,065 41 0.7%
65 and older 4,851 3.8% 3,873   4,881 -30 -0.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 76,514 57,931 78,891
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 931 1.2% 513   1,062 -131 -12.3%
Mining 187 0.2% 53   188 -1 -0.5%
Utilities 207 0.3% 177   134 73 54.5%
Construction 14,869 19.2% 8,023   14,402 467 3.2%
Manufacturing 5,230 6.8% 4,815   5,902 -672 -11.4%
Wholesale Trade 2,747 3.5% 2,495   2,622 125 4.8%
Retail Trade 5,387 7.0% 4,397   5,617 -230 -4.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,008 2.6% 1,537   2,068 -60 -2.9%
Information 1,357 1.8% 1,321   1,437 -80 -5.6%
Finance and Insurance 2,048 2.6% 2,022   1,902 146 7.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,238 1.6% 1,068   1,404 -166 -11.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,604 7.2% 5,014   5,451 153 2.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 335 0.4% 289   297 38 12.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 11,060 14.3% 6,893   11,652 -592 -5.1%
Educational Services 1,269 1.6% 1,250   1,423 -154 -10.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,096 6.6% 4,998   5,365 -269 -5.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,785 3.6% 1,980   2,952 -167 -5.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,989 9.0% 4,759   7,546 -557 -7.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,298 4.3% 2,897   3,684 -386 -10.5%
Public Administration 1,756 2.3% 1,609   1,608 148 9.2%
Information Not Available 2,113 2.7% 1,821   2,175 -62 -2.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 43,576 36,902 46,552
Male 21,586 49.5% 18,710   23,044 -1,458 -6.3%
Female 14,524 33.3% 13,824   14,787 -263 -1.8%
Information Not Available 7,466 17.1% 4,368   8,721 -1,255 -14.4%
 
Ethnicity 43,576 36,902 46,552
Hispanic or Latino 2,545 5.8% 1,981   2,809 -264 -9.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 32,752 75.2% 29,776   34,251 -1,499 -4.4%
Information Not Available 8,279 19.0% 5,145   9,492 -1,213 -12.8%
 
Race 43,576 36,902 46,552
American Indian or Alaskan Native 133 0.3% 127   111 22 19.8%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 14,428 33.1% 13,629   14,708 -280 -1.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 58 0.1% 52   66 -8 -12.1%
White 18,133 41.6% 15,968   19,366 -1,233 -6.4%
Information Not Available 10,824 24.8% 7,126   12,301 -1,477 -12.0%
 
Years of Age 43,576 36,902 46,552
Younger than 22 549 0.9% 388   573 -24 -4.2%
22-24 1,490 2.5% 1,210   1,756 -266 -15.1%
25-34 8,558 14.6% 7,883   9,037 -479 -5.3%
35-44 7,431 12.7% 6,725   7,862 -431 -5.5%
45-54 8,035 13.7% 7,155   8,511 -476 -5.6%
55-59 4,229 7.2% 3,797   4,182 47 1.1%
60-64 3,086 5.3% 2,796   3,109 -23 -0.7%
65 and older 2,732 4.7% 2,580   2,801 -69 -2.5%
Information Not Available 7,466 12.7% 4,368   8,721 -1,255 -14.4%
 
Industry 43,576 36,902 46,552
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 206 0.5% 163   238 -32 -13.4%
Mining 43 0.1% 43   71 -28 -39.4%
Utilities 51 0.1% 38   38 13 34.2%
Construction 6,256 14.3% 4,801   6,641 -385 -5.8%
Manufacturing 478 1.1% 453   415 63 15.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,160 2.6% 1,327   1,255 -95 -7.6%
Retail Trade 1,229 2.8% 1,175   1,285 -56 -4.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 934 2.1% 969   850 84 9.9%
Information 455 1.0% 418   517 -62 -12.0%
Finance and Insurance 883 2.0% 835   916 -33 -3.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 662 1.5% 619   749 -87 -11.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,663 6.1% 2,705   2,655 8 0.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 164 0.4% 139   218 -54 -24.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,602 12.8% 4,879   6,034 -432 -7.2%
Educational Services 900 2.1% 955   1,024 -124 -12.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,518 5.8% 2,489   2,629 -111 -4.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,073 2.5% 870   1,122 -49 -4.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,013 9.2% 3,639   4,201 -188 -4.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 800 1.8% 818   996 -196 -19.7%
Public Administration 845 1.9% 764   890 -45 -5.1%
Information Not Available 12,641 28.9% 8,803   13,808 -1,167 -8.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,556 6,596 11,978
Male 6,341 66.4% 4,162   7,908 -1,567 -19.8%
Female 3,215 33.6% 2,434   4,070 -855 -21.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,556 6,596 11,978
Hispanic or Latino 225 2.4% 100   229 -4 -1.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,281 86.7% 5,786   10,467 -2,186 -20.9%
Information Not Available 1,050 11.0% 710   1,282 -232 -18.1%
 
Race 9,556 6,596 11,978
American Indian or Alaskan Native 102 1.1% 82   135 -33 -24.4%
Asian 75 0.8% 24   63 12 19.0%
Black or African American 131 1.4% 91   183 -52 -28.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 8,761 91.7% 6,120   10,935 -2,174 -19.9%
Information Not Available 487 5.1% 279   662 -175 -26.4%
 
Years of Age 9,556 6,596 11,978
Younger than 22 209 1.2% 218   269 -60 -22.3%
22-24 426 2.4% 295   580 -154 -26.6%
25-34 2,164 12.4% 1,462   2,776 -612 -22.0%
35-44 1,881 10.8% 1,284   2,378 -497 -20.9%
45-54 2,050 11.8% 1,496   2,581 -531 -20.6%
55-59 1,150 6.6% 825   1,436 -286 -19.9%
60-64 909 5.2% 589   1,139 -230 -20.2%
65 and older 767 4.4% 427   819 -52 -6.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 9,556 6,596 11,978
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 201 2.1% 142   258 -57 -22.1%
Mining 16 0.2% 8   15 1 6.7%
Utilities 9 0.1% 13   11 -2 -18.2%
Construction 1,809 18.5% 985   2,378 -569 -23.9%
Manufacturing 891 9.1% 610   1,203 -312 -25.9%
Wholesale Trade 265 2.7% 169   307 -42 -13.7%
Retail Trade 663 6.8% 447   869 -206 -23.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 220 2.3% 155   266 -46 -17.3%
Information 61 0.6% 38   69 -8 -11.6%
Finance and Insurance 91 0.9% 84   126 -35 -27.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 71 0.7% 51   84 -13 -15.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 233 2.4% 220   195 38 19.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 22 0.2% 12   17 5 29.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 950 9.7% 584   1,139 -189 -16.6%
Educational Services 85 0.9% 73   97 -12 -12.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 337 3.5% 357   449 -112 -24.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 249 2.6% 157   261 -12 -4.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,388 14.2% 941   1,843 -455 -24.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 172 1.8% 152   181 -9 -5.0%
Public Administration 153 1.6% 132   150 3 2.0%
Information Not Available 1,670 17.1% 1,266   2,060 -390 -18.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 101,280 73,138 119,959
Male 69,320 68.4% 47,852   84,162 -14,842 -17.6%
Female 29,952 29.6% 23,677   33,898 -3,946 -11.6%
Information Not Available 2,008 2.0% 1,609   1,899 109 5.7%
 
Ethnicity 101,280 73,138 119,959
Hispanic or Latino 8,468 8.4% 5,886   8,659 -191 -2.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 77,855 76.9% 56,008   92,106 -14,251 -15.5%
Information Not Available 14,957 14.8% 11,244   19,194 -4,237 -22.1%
 
Race 101,280 73,138 119,959
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,221 1.2% 883   1,361 -140 -10.3%
Asian 873 0.9% 590   1,118 -245 -21.9%
Black or African American 12,943 12.8% 9,949   15,047 -2,104 -14.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 62 0.1% 50   76 -14 -18.4%
White 64,018 63.2% 45,265   76,311 -12,293 -16.1%
Information Not Available 22,163 21.9% 16,401   26,046 -3,883 -14.9%
 
Years of Age 101,280 73,138 119,959
Younger than 22 2,970 1.9% 1,899   3,356 -386 -11.5%
22-24 5,660 3.6% 3,970   6,251 -591 -9.5%
25-34 23,975 15.1% 16,971   27,054 -3,079 -11.4%
35-44 22,419 14.2% 16,183   26,877 -4,458 -16.6%
45-54 23,782 15.0% 17,800   29,839 -6,057 -20.3%
55-59 11,599 7.3% 8,266   14,223 -2,624 -18.4%
60-64 7,016 4.4% 5,058   8,126 -1,110 -13.7%
65 and older 3,855 2.4% 2,987   4,227 -372 -8.8%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 4   6 -2 -33.3%
 
Industry 101,280 73,138 119,959
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 2,308 2.2% 1,714   2,341 -33 -1.4%
Mining 1,081 1.0% 862   969 112 11.6%
Utilities 139 0.1% 139   119 20 16.8%
Construction 21,341 20.6% 12,941   23,164 -1,823 -7.9%
Manufacturing 12,814 12.4% 8,624   17,710 -4,896 -27.6%
Wholesale Trade 3,299 3.2% 5,250   3,362 -63 -1.9%
Retail Trade 5,582 5.4% 3,979   5,665 -83 -1.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 4,150 4.0% 2,053   4,621 -471 -10.2%
Information 901 0.9% 772   906 -5 -0.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,386 1.3% 1,152   1,215 171 14.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,019 1.0% 813   1,159 -140 -12.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,309 5.1% 3,685   5,541 -232 -4.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 2,227 2.1% 1,191   9,693 -7,466 -77.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 15,295 14.8% 10,414   16,611 -1,316 -7.9%
Educational Services 1,022 1.0% 900   1,138 -116 -10.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,416 4.3% 4,148   4,759 -343 -7.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4,060 3.9% 2,841   4,135 -75 -1.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,527 4.4% 3,623   4,808 -281 -5.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,201 2.1% 1,722   2,052 149 7.3%
Public Administration 1,898 1.8% 1,582   1,993 -95 -4.8%
Information Not Available 6,305 6.1% 4,733   7,998 -1,693 -21.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 66,782 60,810 70,462
Male 52,554 78.7% 47,393   55,380 -2,826 -5.1%
Female 14,194 21.3% 13,406   15,075 -881 -5.8%
Information Not Available 34 0.1% 11   7 27 385.7%
 
Ethnicity 66,782 60,810 70,462
Hispanic or Latino 3,118 4.7% 2,762   3,112 6 0.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 57,023 85.4% 52,138   60,184 -3,161 -5.3%
Information Not Available 6,641 9.9% 5,910   7,166 -525 -7.3%
 
Race 66,782 60,810 70,462
American Indian or Alaskan Native 829 1.2% 748   865 -36 -4.2%
Asian 1,049 1.6% 1,004   1,121 -72 -6.4%
Black or African American 3,302 4.9% 2,975   3,245 57 1.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 115 0.2% 96   122 -7 -5.7%
White 56,006 83.9% 51,200   59,694 -3,688 -6.2%
Information Not Available 5,481 8.2% 4,787   5,415 66 1.2%
 
Years of Age 66,782 60,810 70,462
Younger than 22 1,300 1.1% 1,886   1,410 -110 -7.8%
22-24 3,403 2.9% 3,468   3,753 -350 -9.3%
25-34 16,523 14.1% 15,176   17,516 -993 -5.7%
35-44 14,375 12.3% 12,824   15,099 -724 -4.8%
45-54 14,234 12.1% 13,472   15,396 -1,162 -7.5%
55-59 8,134 6.9% 7,225   8,407 -273 -3.2%
60-64 5,530 4.7% 4,427   5,685 -155 -2.7%
65 and older 3,248 2.8% 2,321   3,186 62 1.9%
Information Not Available 35 0.0% 11   10 25 250.0%
 
Industry 66,782 60,810 70,462
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 986 1.5% 885   1,055 -69 -6.5%
Mining 795 1.2% 826   1,682 -887 -52.7%
Utilities 260 0.4% 263   265 -5 -1.9%
Construction 25,970 38.3% 23,138   26,564 -594 -2.2%
Manufacturing 7,598 11.2% 6,933   8,077 -479 -5.9%
Wholesale Trade 2,239 3.3% 2,092   2,568 -329 -12.8%
Retail Trade 3,187 4.7% 2,760   3,299 -112 -3.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,803 2.7% 1,645   1,887 -84 -4.5%
Information 688 1.0% 649   603 85 14.1%
Finance and Insurance 882 1.3% 848   938 -56 -6.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 632 0.9% 574   668 -36 -5.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,804 4.1% 2,611   2,891 -87 -3.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 917 1.4% 750   1,273 -356 -28.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,101 9.0% 5,518   6,513 -412 -6.3%
Educational Services 970 1.4% 1,037   923 47 5.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,463 3.6% 2,335   2,630 -167 -6.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,195 1.8% 1,148   1,270 -75 -5.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,325 3.4% 2,259   2,323 2 0.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,534 2.3% 1,423   1,547 -13 -0.8%
Public Administration 1,463 2.2% 1,329   1,501 -38 -2.5%
Information Not Available 1,970 2.9% 1,787   1,985 -15 -0.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 37,432 28,841 41,727
Male 23,168 61.9% 17,177   26,465 -3,297 -12.5%
Female 14,186 37.9% 11,626   15,202 -1,016 -6.7%
Information Not Available 78 0.2% 38   60 18 30.0%
 
Ethnicity 37,432 28,841 41,727
Hispanic or Latino 1,676 4.5% 1,191   1,762 -86 -4.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 30,172 80.6% 23,429   32,501 -2,329 -7.2%
Information Not Available 5,584 14.9% 4,221   7,464 -1,880 -25.2%
 
Race 37,432 28,841 41,727
American Indian or Alaskan Native 226 0.6% 168   284 -58 -20.4%
Asian 392 1.0% 278   217 175 80.6%
Black or African American 6,461 17.3% 5,718   6,926 -465 -6.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 704 1.9% 710   1,410 -706 -50.1%
White 26,362 70.4% 19,668   29,409 -3,047 -10.4%
Information Not Available 3,287 8.8% 2,299   3,481 -194 -5.6%
 
Years of Age 37,432 28,841 41,727
Younger than 22 566 0.9% 591   734 -168 -22.9%
22-24 1,527 2.5% 1,254   1,866 -339 -18.2%
25-34 8,283 13.6% 6,471   9,426 -1,143 -12.1%
35-44 8,412 13.8% 6,543   9,241 -829 -9.0%
45-54 8,700 14.3% 6,923   9,975 -1,275 -12.8%
55-59 4,529 7.4% 3,425   4,855 -326 -6.7%
60-64 2,971 4.9% 2,044   3,082 -111 -3.6%
65 and older 2,444 4.0% 1,590   2,546 -102 -4.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Industry 37,432 28,841 41,727
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 482 1.3% 366   557 -75 -13.5%
Mining 162 0.4% 141   223 -61 -27.4%
Utilities 43 0.1% 45   65 -22 -33.8%
Construction 7,046 18.6% 4,808   8,023 -977 -12.2%
Manufacturing 3,851 10.2% 3,011   6,148 -2,297 -37.4%
Wholesale Trade 1,239 3.3% 1,151   1,188 51 4.3%
Retail Trade 3,042 8.0% 2,418   2,992 50 1.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,440 3.8% 1,122   1,541 -101 -6.6%
Information 560 1.5% 437   529 31 5.9%
Finance and Insurance 766 2.0% 748   708 58 8.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 597 1.6% 495   596 1 0.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,460 3.9% 1,341   1,465 -5 -0.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 167 0.4% 152   211 -44 -20.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,972 13.1% 3,589   5,375 -403 -7.5%
Educational Services 584 1.5% 594   567 17 3.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,638 7.0% 2,525   2,572 66 2.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,724 4.5% 728   2,140 -416 -19.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,695 9.7% 2,480   4,116 -421 -10.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 776 2.0% 676   812 -36 -4.4%
Public Administration 411 1.1% 375   423 -12 -2.8%
Information Not Available 1,777 4.7% 1,639   1,476 301 20.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Jan 2017 Percent Dec 2016     Jan 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,889 12,325 14,523
Male 7,525 58.4% 7,083   8,801 -1,276 -14.5%
Female 5,336 41.4% 5,224