Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

March 2017

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
March 2017
Mar 2017 Feb 2017 Monthly Change Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,272,842 2,379,578 -106,736 2,475,977 -203,135 -8.2
Alaska 10,963 12,076 -1,113 11,981 -1,018 -8.5
Alabama 17,446 18,782 -1,336 20,960 -3,514 -16.8
Arkansas 12,988 15,216 -2,228 18,371 -5,383 -29.3
Arizona 24,399 25,458 -1,059 26,381 -1,982 -7.5
California 415,071 399,684 15,387 415,102 -31 0.0
Colorado 25,957 27,663 -1,706 32,579 -6,622 -20.3
Connecticut 48,406 48,317 89 46,914 1,492 3.2
District of Columbia 8,445 8,771 -326 8,016 429 5.4
Delaware 6,727 7,256 -529 7,175 -448 -6.2
Florida 40,474 42,814 -2,340 48,399 -7,925 -16.4
Georgia 28,788 31,945 -3,157 32,887 -4,099 -12.5
Hawaii 7,265 7,701 -436 6,393 872 13.6
Iowa 28,851 33,054 -4,203 30,456 -1,605 -5.3
Idaho 10,235 12,898 -2,663 9,306 929 10.0
Illinois 141,781 151,764 -9,983 154,651 -12,870 -8.3
Indiana 27,203 31,821 -4,618 31,863 -4,660 -14.6
Kansas 14,180 14,339 -159 16,182 -2,002 -12.4
Kentucky 20,656 23,850 -3,194 27,843 -7,187 -25.8
Louisiana 18,023 20,199 -2,176 23,069 -5,046 -21.9
Massachusetts 78,142 82,931 -4,789 77,851 291 0.4
Maryland 40,012 42,479 -2,467 42,892 -2,880 -6.7
Maine 9,098 9,636 -538 11,112 -2,014 -18.1
Michigan 89,176 97,250 -8,074 101,621 -12,445 -12.2
Minnesota 60,343 64,523 -4,180 64,980 -4,637 -7.1
Missouri 30,115 34,658 -4,543 31,564 -1,449 -4.6
Mississippi 10,563 11,355 -792 12,367 -1,804 -14.6
Montana 9,379 10,788 -1,409 9,589 -210 -2.2
North Carolina 22,525 25,260 -2,735 26,703 -4,178 -15.6
North Dakota 7,539 8,775 -1,236 9,665 -2,126 -22.0
Nebraska 6,200 7,558 -1,358 6,822 -622 -9.1
New Hampshire 4,966 5,272 -306 5,988 -1,022 -17.1
New Jersey 117,135 119,887 -2,752 117,879 -744 -0.6
New Mexico 11,379 12,146 -767 14,761 -3,382 -22.9
Nevada 22,072 24,457 -2,385 25,581 -3,509 -13.7
New York 182,539 182,958 -419 186,621 -4,082 -2.2
Ohio 76,655 80,924 -4,269 80,952 -4,297 -5.3
Oklahoma 15,967 17,061 -1,094 23,207 -7,240 -31.2
Oregon 31,216 33,274 -2,058 32,902 -1,686 -5.1
Pennsylvania 143,016 151,685 -8,669 167,032 -24,016 -14.4
Puerto Rico 19,338 18,384 954 18,770 568 3.0
Rhode Island 12,578 13,239 -661 12,576 2 0.0
South Carolina 17,277 19,700 -2,423 19,934 -2,657 -13.3
South Dakota 3,225 3,723 -498 2,996 229 7.6
Tennessee 19,360 22,232 -2,872 25,883 -6,523 -25.2
Texas 149,259 152,102 -2,843 177,200 -27,941 -15.8
Utah 12,193 14,929 -2,736 14,531 -2,338 -16.1
Virginia 32,672 34,439 -1,767 37,790 -5,118 -13.5
Virgin Islands 193 186 7 290 -97 -33.4
Vermont 6,095 6,005 90 6,269 -174 -2.8
Washington 56,420 62,537 -6,117 57,830 -1,410 -2.4
Wisconsin 49,414 54,586 -5,172 55,690 -6,276 -11.3
West Virginia 14,393 15,753 -1,360 20,456 -6,063 -29.6
Wyoming 4,530 5,278 -748 7,145 -2,615 -36.6
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,272,842   2,379,578   2,475,977 -203,135 -8.2
Male 1,410,156 62.0% 1,513,781   1,583,034 -172,878 -10.9%
Female 844,809 37.2% 848,870   874,660 -29,851 -3.4%
Information Not Available 17,877 0.8% 16,927   18,283 -406 -2.2%
 
Ethnicity 2,272,842   2,379,578   2,475,977    
Hispanic or Latino 461,775 20.3% 472,894   478,710 -16,935 -3.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,551,967 68.3% 1,633,704   1,683,362 -131,395 -7.8%
Information Not Available 259,100 11.4% 272,980   313,905 -54,805 -17.5%
 
Race 2,272,842   2,379,578   2,475,977
American Indian or Alaskan Native 30,812 1.4% 34,109   31,473 -661 -2.1%
Asian 73,542 3.2% 71,221   73,207 335 0.5%
Black or African American 347,798 15.3% 356,621   365,018 -17,220 -4.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 12,903 0.6% 13,817   14,574 -1,671 -11.5%
White 1,249,990 54.8% 1,338,474   1,380,915 -130,925 -9.5%
Information Not Available 565,225 24.8% 578,775   615,541 -50,316 -8.2%
 
Years of Age 2,272,842   2,379,578   2,475,977
Younger than 22 41,521 1.8% 46,506   46,759 -5,238 -11.2%
22-24 101,767 4.5% 110,337   114,998 -13,231 -11.5%
25-34 519,163 22.8% 549,124   566,998 -47,835 -8.4%
35-44 485,784 21.4% 511,195   537,376 -51,592 -9.6%
45-54 529,728 23.3% 551,757   579,522 -49,794 -8.6%
55-59 261,384 11.5% 268,679   277,441 -16,057 -5.8%
60-64 183,001 8.1% 188,390   195,891 -12,890 -6.6%
65 and older 133,280 5.9% 137,336   137,800 -4,520 -3.3%
Information Not Available 17,214 0.8% 16,254   19,192 -1,978 -10.3%
 
Industry 2,272,842   2,379,578   2,475,977
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 111,142 4.9% 112,902   115,309 -4,167 -3.6%
Mining 17,344 0.8% 21,245   57,010 -39,666 -69.6%
Utilities 4,909 0.2% 5,270   4,972 -63 -1.3%
Construction 404,190 17.8% 447,663   404,519 -329 -0.1%
Manufacturing 215,801 9.5% 220,791   245,862 -30,061 -12.2%
Wholesale Trade 69,741 3.1% 73,409   88,315 -18,574 -21.0%
Retail Trade 165,208 7.3% 173,198   165,459 -251 -0.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 86,061 3.8% 84,532   86,310 -249 -0.3%
Information 64,806 2.9% 64,025   62,269 2,537 4.1%
Finance and Insurance 57,650 2.5% 57,808   68,881 -11,231 -16.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 30,388 1.3% 31,130   32,842 -2,454 -7.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 111,000 4.9% 114,113   116,264 -5,264 -4.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15,708 0.7% 14,585   14,266 1,442 10.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 322,375 14.2% 340,050   335,442 -13,067 -3.9%
Educational Services 39,162 1.7% 41,489   40,687 -1,525 -3.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 151,481 6.7% 148,309   151,196 285 0.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 48,927 2.2% 57,806   53,200 -4,273 -8.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 126,443 5.6% 127,268   127,280 -837 -0.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 51,034 2.2% 53,423   55,499 -4,465 -8.0%
Public Administration 41,731 1.8% 45,042   40,688 1,043 2.6%
Information Not Available 137,741 6.1% 145,520   209,707 -71,966 -34.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,963 12,076 11,981 -1,018 -8.5
Male 7,280 66.4% 8,144   8,132 -852 -10.5%
Female 3,652 33.3% 3,909   3,799 -147 -3.9%
Information Not Available 31 0.3% 23   50 -19 -38.0%
 
Ethnicity 10,963   12,076   11,981    
Hispanic or Latino 2 0.0% 4   7 -5 -71.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,452 95.3% 11,534   11,483 -1,031 -9.0%
Information Not Available 509 4.6% 538   491 18 3.7%
 
Race 10,963 12,076 11,981
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,168 28.9% 3,553   3,499 -331 -9.5%
Asian 512 4.7% 465   388 124 32.0%
Black or African American 408 3.7% 428   464 -56 -12.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 227 2.1% 193   204 23 11.3%
White 6,137 56.0% 6,895   6,929 -792 -11.4%
Information Not Available 511 4.7% 542   497 14 2.8%
 
Years of Age 10,963 12,076 11,981
Younger than 22 217 1.3% 286   243 -26 -10.7%
22-24 545 3.3% 631   634 -89 -14.0%
25-34 3,055 18.7% 3,462   3,387 -332 -9.8%
35-44 2,539 15.5% 2,696   2,648 -109 -4.1%
45-54 2,316 14.2% 2,582   2,589 -273 -10.5%
55-59 1,170 7.2% 1,196   1,284 -114 -8.9%
60-64 750 4.6% 838   777 -27 -3.5%
65 and older 371 2.3% 385   419 -48 -11.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,963 12,076 11,981
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 69 0.6% 89   82 -13 -15.9%
Mining 372 3.4% 462   805 -433 -53.8%
Utilities 77 0.7% 90   74 3 4.1%
Construction 2,786 25.3% 3,187   3,118 -332 -10.6%
Manufacturing 573 5.2% 578   566 7 1.2%
Wholesale Trade 190 1.7% 181   147 43 29.3%
Retail Trade 1,038 9.4% 1,055   1,013 25 2.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 629 5.7% 620   538 91 16.9%
Information 104 0.9% 112   126 -22 -17.5%
Finance and Insurance 153 1.4% 151   126 27 21.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 204 1.8% 233   271 -67 -24.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 343 3.1% 389   420 -77 -18.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 34 0.3% 31   40 -6 -15.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 658 6.0% 691   684 -26 -3.8%
Educational Services 270 2.4% 279   270 0 0.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 729 6.6% 763   684 45 6.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 162 1.5% 208   129 33 25.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 963 8.7% 1,016   891 72 8.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 338 3.1% 382   395 -57 -14.4%
Public Administration 946 8.6% 1,216   1,212 -266 -21.9%
Information Not Available 325 2.9% 343   390 -65 -16.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,446 18,782 20,960
Male 9,339 53.5% 10,323   11,817 -2,478 -21.0%
Female 8,091 46.4% 8,432   9,125 -1,034 -11.3%
Information Not Available 16 0.1% 27   18 -2 -11.1%
 
Ethnicity 17,446 18,782 20,960
Hispanic or Latino 255 1.5% 263   267 -12 -4.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,985 74.4% 13,831   15,127 -2,142 -14.2%
Information Not Available 4,206 24.1% 4,688   5,566 -1,360 -24.4%
 
Race 17,446 18,782 20,960
American Indian or Alaskan Native 951 5.5% 1,098   1,088 -137 -12.6%
Asian 565 3.2% 604   628 -63 -10.0%
Black or African American 7,225 41.4% 7,554   8,305 -1,080 -13.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1% 16   23 -7 -30.4%
White 7,845 45.0% 8,565   9,897 -2,052 -20.7%
Information Not Available 844 4.8% 945   1,019 -175 -17.2%
 
Years of Age 17,446 18,782 20,960
Younger than 22 53 0.2% 52   62 -9 -14.5%
22-24 66 0.3% 70   69 -3 -4.3%
25-34 751 3.3% 781   832 -81 -9.7%
35-44 3,131 13.6% 3,212   3,434 -303 -8.8%
45-54 3,964 17.2% 4,293   4,770 -806 -16.9%
55-59 1,937 8.4% 2,097   2,362 -425 -18.0%
60-64 2,222 9.6% 2,433   2,559 -337 -13.2%
65 and older 5,308 23.0% 5,827   6,860 -1,552 -22.6%
Information Not Available 14 0.1% 17   12 2 16.7%
 
Industry 17,446 18,782 20,960
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 136 0.8% 132   133 3 2.3%
Mining 104 0.6% 103   721 -617 -85.6%
Utilities 65 0.4% 75   58 7 12.1%
Construction 1,843 10.5% 2,147   2,088 -245 -11.7%
Manufacturing 2,906 16.5% 3,010   3,682 -776 -21.1%
Wholesale Trade 667 3.8% 677   747 -80 -10.7%
Retail Trade 2,018 11.5% 2,076   2,237 -219 -9.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 674 3.8% 595   659 15 2.3%
Information 350 2.0% 352   232 118 50.9%
Finance and Insurance 458 2.6% 525   667 -209 -31.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 262 1.5% 275   287 -25 -8.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 783 4.5% 829   897 -114 -12.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 57 0.3% 65   36 21 58.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,438 13.9% 2,719   2,953 -515 -17.4%
Educational Services 325 1.8% 395   347 -22 -6.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,388 7.9% 1,400   1,743 -355 -20.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 126 0.7% 146   118 8 6.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,136 6.5% 1,242   1,362 -226 -16.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 374 2.1% 417   446 -72 -16.1%
Public Administration 289 1.6% 325   280 9 3.2%
Information Not Available 1,047 6.0% 1,277   1,267 -220 -17.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,988 15,216 18,371
Male 7,057 54.3% 8,392   10,692 -3,635 -34.0%
Female 4,990 38.4% 5,655   6,149 -1,159 -18.8%
Information Not Available 941 7.2% 1,169   1,530 -589 -38.5%
 
Ethnicity 12,988 15,216 18,371
Hispanic or Latino 89 0.7% 93   124 -35 -28.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,958 92.1% 13,954   16,717 -4,759 -28.5%
Information Not Available 941 7.2% 1,169   1,530 -589 -38.5%
 
Race 12,988 15,216 18,371
American Indian or Alaskan Native 167 1.3% 166   176 -9 -5.1%
Asian 11 0.1% 12   21 -10 -47.6%
Black or African American 3,227 24.8% 3,669   4,105 -878 -21.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 615 4.7% 784   868 -253 -29.1%
White 7,938 61.1% 9,323   11,547 -3,609 -31.3%
Information Not Available 1,030 7.9% 1,262   1,654 -624 -37.7%
 
Years of Age 12,988 15,216 18,371
Younger than 22 308 1.5% 406   453 -145 -32.0%
22-24 572 2.9% 680   808 -236 -29.2%
25-34 2,557 12.8% 3,115   3,873 -1,316 -34.0%
35-44 2,771 13.9% 3,134   3,908 -1,137 -29.1%
45-54 2,925 14.7% 3,413   4,150 -1,225 -29.5%
55-59 1,318 6.6% 1,467   1,710 -392 -22.9%
60-64 967 4.8% 1,065   1,200 -233 -19.4%
65 and older 629 3.2% 767   739 -110 -14.9%
Information Not Available 941 4.7% 1,169   1,530 -589 -38.5%
 
Industry 12,988 15,216 18,371
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 455 3.4% 627   604 -149 -24.7%
Mining 75 0.6% 95   632 -557 -88.1%
Utilities 15 0.1% 19   35 -20 -57.1%
Construction 1,471 10.9% 1,721   2,147 -676 -31.5%
Manufacturing 1,650 12.3% 1,860   2,721 -1,071 -39.4%
Wholesale Trade 552 4.1% 626   697 -145 -20.8%
Retail Trade 1,365 10.2% 1,453   1,496 -131 -8.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 496 3.7% 567   834 -338 -40.5%
Information 153 1.1% 176   198 -45 -22.7%
Finance and Insurance 220 1.6% 255   240 -20 -8.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 164 1.2% 217   210 -46 -21.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 425 3.2% 497   603 -178 -29.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 167 1.2% 107   64 103 160.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,309 9.7% 1,545   1,813 -504 -27.8%
Educational Services 190 1.4% 240   225 -35 -15.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,173 8.7% 1,289   1,470 -297 -20.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 136 1.0% 217   154 -18 -11.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 658 4.9% 855   808 -150 -18.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 262 1.9% 312   372 -110 -29.6%
Public Administration 255 1.9% 313   282 -27 -9.6%
Information Not Available 1,797 13.4% 2,225   2,766 -969 -35.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,399 25,458 26,381
Male 13,342 54.7% 14,028   14,862 -1,520 -10.2%
Female 11,038 45.2% 11,405   11,506 -468 -4.1%
Information Not Available 19 0.1% 25   13 6 46.2%
 
Ethnicity 24,399 25,458 26,381
Hispanic or Latino 7,657 31.4% 7,504   7,746 -89 -1.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,644 47.7% 12,750   13,191 -1,547 -11.7%
Information Not Available 5,098 20.9% 5,204   5,444 -346 -6.4%
 
Race 24,399 25,458 26,381
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,775 7.3% 2,085   1,803 -28 -1.6%
Asian 1,474 6.0% 1,339   1,299 175 13.5%
Black or African American 2,144 8.8% 2,262   2,251 -107 -4.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 259 1.1% 300   344 -85 -24.7%
White 12,978 53.2% 13,813   15,230 -2,252 -14.8%
Information Not Available 5,769 23.6% 5,659   5,454 315 5.8%
 
Years of Age 24,399 25,458 26,381
Younger than 22 442 1.3% 484   474 -32 -6.8%
22-24 1,015 2.9% 1,109   1,170 -155 -13.2%
25-34 5,634 16.0% 5,882   6,011 -377 -6.3%
35-44 5,148 14.6% 5,500   5,629 -481 -8.5%
45-54 5,865 16.6% 6,023   6,452 -587 -9.1%
55-59 2,942 8.3% 3,023   3,073 -131 -4.3%
60-64 2,075 5.9% 2,148   2,152 -77 -3.6%
65 and older 1,278 3.6% 1,289   1,420 -142 -10.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 24,399 25,458 26,381
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,493 5.8% 999   1,142 351 30.7%
Mining 50 0.2% 82   224 -174 -77.7%
Utilities 64 0.2% 62   54 10 18.5%
Construction 1,908 7.4% 2,243   2,172 -264 -12.2%
Manufacturing 1,367 5.3% 1,430   1,570 -203 -12.9%
Wholesale Trade 792 3.1% 832   945 -153 -16.2%
Retail Trade 1,984 7.7% 2,108   2,164 -180 -8.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 582 2.2% 609   591 -9 -1.5%
Information 416 1.6% 437   376 40 10.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,062 4.1% 1,134   1,069 -7 -0.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 404 1.6% 410   501 -97 -19.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,188 4.6% 1,326   1,349 -161 -11.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 100 0.4% 114   118 -18 -15.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,534 13.6% 3,738   3,788 -254 -6.7%
Educational Services 548 2.1% 595   756 -208 -27.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,082 8.0% 2,175   2,181 -99 -4.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 279 1.1% 308   285 -6 -2.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,133 4.4% 1,233   1,258 -125 -9.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 502 1.9% 502   563 -61 -10.8%
Public Administration 546 2.1% 647   684 -138 -20.2%
Information Not Available 4,365 16.9% 4,474   4,591 -226 -4.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 415,071 399,684 415,102
Male 236,305 56.9% 233,841   244,166 -7,861 -3.2%
Female 178,665 43.0% 165,843   170,838 7,827 4.6%
Information Not Available 101 0.0% 0   98 3 3.1%
 
Ethnicity 415,071 399,684 415,102
Hispanic or Latino 189,649 45.7% 183,732   189,022 627 0.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 191,866 46.2% 182,843   192,070 -204 -0.1%
Information Not Available 33,556 8.1% 33,109   34,010 -454 -1.3%
 
Race 415,071 399,684 415,102
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,728 0.9% 3,558   3,244 484 14.9%
Asian 37,285 9.0% 34,592   36,074 1,211 3.4%
Black or African American 31,138 7.5% 29,947   30,472 666 2.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 119,715 28.8% 114,746   122,280 -2,565 -2.1%
Information Not Available 223,205 53.8% 216,841   223,032 173 0.1%
 
Years of Age 415,071 399,684 415,102
Younger than 22 8,162 1.6% 8,203   8,945 -783 -8.8%
22-24 22,270 4.4% 22,534   22,706 -436 -1.9%
25-34 103,289 20.6% 98,933   100,458 2,831 2.8%
35-44 80,616 16.1% 79,759   88,073 -7,457 -8.5%
45-54 93,313 18.6% 89,939   92,594 719 0.8%
55-59 47,664 9.5% 43,586   44,528 3,136 7.0%
60-64 33,053 6.6% 31,231   35,092 -2,039 -5.8%
65 and older 26,704 5.3% 25,400   22,706 3,998 17.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 99   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 415,071 399,684 415,102
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 86,259 17.2% 83,416   87,680 -1,421 -1.6%
Mining 605 0.1% 1,581   2,752 -2,147 -78.0%
Utilities 1,209 0.2% 1,285   1,769 -560 -31.7%
Construction 40,913 8.2% 44,969   43,250 -2,337 -5.4%
Manufacturing 37,184 7.4% 34,394   42,857 -5,673 -13.2%
Wholesale Trade 2,015 0.4% 1,483   1,376 639 46.4%
Retail Trade 25,495 5.1% 26,784   27,818 -2,323 -8.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 13,604 2.7% 13,738   11,697 1,907 16.3%
Information 31,440 6.3% 30,638   29,587 1,853 6.3%
Finance and Insurance 6,550 1.3% 6,227   7,667 -1,117 -14.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,620 0.5% 1,779   1,671 949 56.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,054 1.4% 7,017   7,962 -908 -11.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 76,081 15.2% 70,765   67,431 8,650 12.8%
Educational Services 9,674 1.9% 9,192   8,355 1,319 15.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 26,301 5.2% 21,743   21,822 4,479 20.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6,046 1.2% 5,831   7,077 -1,031 -14.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 16,325 3.3% 14,232   15,727 598 3.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 8,465 1.7% 7,709   9,633 -1,168 -12.1%
Public Administration 4,635 0.9% 4,349   4,227 408 9.7%
Information Not Available 12,596 2.5% 12,552   14,744 -2,148 -14.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 25,957 27,663 32,579
Male 15,546 59.9% 17,264   20,615 -5,069 -24.6%
Female 10,410 40.1% 10,398   11,963 -1,553 -13.0%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 25,957 27,663 32,579
Hispanic or Latino 5,639 21.7% 6,509   7,572 -1,933 -25.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,701 68.2% 18,383   22,037 -4,336 -19.7%
Information Not Available 2,617 10.1% 2,771   2,970 -353 -11.9%
 
Race 25,957 27,663 32,579
American Indian or Alaskan Native 504 1.9% 554   635 -131 -20.6%
Asian 565 2.2% 558   540 25 4.6%
Black or African American 1,591 6.1% 1,572   1,859 -268 -14.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 99 0.4% 107   132 -33 -25.0%
White 18,059 69.6% 19,121   22,950 -4,891 -21.3%
Information Not Available 5,139 19.8% 5,751   6,463 -1,324 -20.5%
 
Years of Age 25,957 27,663 32,579
Younger than 22 338 0.8% 436   515 -177 -34.4%
22-24 817 2.0% 905   1,133 -316 -27.9%
25-34 5,423 13.1% 5,840   7,085 -1,662 -23.5%
35-44 5,733 13.8% 5,998   7,332 -1,599 -21.8%
45-54 6,285 15.1% 6,706   7,888 -1,603 -20.3%
55-59 3,419 8.2% 3,642   4,213 -794 -18.8%
60-64 2,511 6.0% 2,647   2,861 -350 -12.2%
65 and older 1,428 3.4% 1,483   1,546 -118 -7.6%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 6   6 -3 -50.0%
 
Industry 25,957 27,663 32,579
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 224 0.9% 338   269 -45 -16.7%
Mining 350 1.3% 419   1,595 -1,245 -78.1%
Utilities 56 0.2% 51   65 -9 -13.8%
Construction 4,311 16.5% 5,069   5,892 -1,581 -26.8%
Manufacturing 1,804 6.9% 1,813   2,240 -436 -19.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,188 4.5% 1,188   1,554 -366 -23.6%
Retail Trade 2,045 7.8% 2,098   2,338 -293 -12.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 827 3.2% 923   1,058 -231 -21.8%
Information 1,112 4.2% 1,084   977 135 13.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,006 3.8% 955   1,121 -115 -10.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 520 2.0% 511   567 -47 -8.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,491 9.5% 2,413   2,910 -419 -14.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 448 1.7% 513   597 -149 -25.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,307 12.6% 3,799   4,035 -728 -18.0%
Educational Services 598 2.3% 598   772 -174 -22.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,892 7.2% 1,874   2,132 -240 -11.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 392 1.5% 459   442 -50 -11.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,375 5.3% 1,351   1,516 -141 -9.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 632 2.4% 615   730 -98 -13.4%
Public Administration 753 2.9% 917   880 -127 -14.4%
Information Not Available 626 2.4% 675   889 -263 -29.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 48,406 48,317 46,914
Male 31,866 65.8% 32,184   30,985 881 2.8%
Female 16,540 34.2% 16,133   15,929 611 3.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 48,406 48,317 46,914
Hispanic or Latino 8,656 17.9% 8,782   8,203 453 5.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 39,750 82.1% 39,535   38,711 1,039 2.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 48,406 48,317 46,914
American Indian or Alaskan Native 198 0.4% 189   158 40 25.3%
Asian 793 1.6% 779   811 -18 -2.2%
Black or African American 6,639 13.7% 6,475   6,324 315 5.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 28,198 58.3% 28,489   26,990 1,208 4.5%
Information Not Available 12,578 26.0% 12,385   12,631 -53 -0.4%
 
Years of Age 48,406 48,317 46,914
Younger than 22 724 1.0% 725   716 8 1.1%
22-24 1,928 2.7% 1,972   2,029 -101 -5.0%
25-34 10,668 14.8% 10,791   10,507 161 1.5%
35-44 9,817 13.6% 9,895   9,395 422 4.5%
45-54 11,431 15.8% 11,283   11,128 303 2.7%
55-59 5,788 8.0% 5,700   5,559 229 4.1%
60-64 4,460 6.2% 4,378   4,153 307 7.4%
65 and older 3,590 5.0% 3,573   3,427 163 4.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 48,406 48,317 46,914
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 419 0.9% 624   521 -102 -19.6%
Mining 68 0.1% 60   76 -8 -10.5%
Utilities 90 0.2% 78   86 4 4.7%
Construction 10,092 20.7% 10,194   8,808 1,284 14.6%
Manufacturing 4,132 8.5% 3,847   4,359 -227 -5.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,600 3.3% 1,688   1,729 -129 -7.5%
Retail Trade 4,706 9.6% 4,703   4,697 9 0.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,233 4.6% 2,011   1,720 513 29.8%
Information 1,052 2.2% 1,051   655 397 60.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,442 3.0% 1,431   1,267 175 13.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 670 1.4% 669   683 -13 -1.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,817 3.7% 1,930   1,773 44 2.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 295 0.6% 303   263 32 12.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,627 15.6% 7,856   7,767 -140 -1.8%
Educational Services 968 2.0% 1,000   1,102 -134 -12.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,008 8.2% 3,938   4,187 -179 -4.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,634 3.3% 1,915   1,793 -159 -8.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,124 6.4% 2,506   2,857 267 9.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,243 2.5% 1,291   1,356 -113 -8.3%
Public Administration 490 1.0% 499   542 -52 -9.6%
Information Not Available 696 1.4% 723   673 23 3.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,445 8,771 8,016
Male 3,987 47.2% 4,210   3,733 254 6.8%
Female 4,456 52.8% 4,560   4,283 173 4.0%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 1   0 2 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,445 8,771 8,016
Hispanic or Latino 693 8.2% 789   609 84 13.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,691 91.1% 7,925   7,369 322 4.4%
Information Not Available 61 0.7% 57   38 23 60.5%
 
Race 8,445 8,771 8,016
American Indian or Alaskan Native 39 0.5% 40   47 -8 -17.0%
Asian 246 2.9% 253   222 24 10.8%
Black or African American 5,553 65.8% 5,684   5,654 -101 -1.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 30 0.4% 24   19 11 57.9%
White 1,788 21.2% 1,878   1,489 299 20.1%
Information Not Available 789 9.3% 892   585 204 34.9%
 
Years of Age 8,445 8,771 8,016
Younger than 22 133 1.4% 113   145 -12 -8.3%
22-24 450 4.7% 442   422 28 6.6%
25-34 2,483 25.9% 2,544   2,169 314 14.5%
35-44 1,879 19.6% 1,954   1,763 116 6.6%
45-54 1,771 18.5% 1,847   1,801 -30 -1.7%
55-59 762 7.9% 868   823 -61 -7.4%
60-64 636 6.6% 656   559 77 13.8%
65 and older 331 3.4% 347   334 -3 -0.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,445 8,771 8,016
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 26 0.3% 20   16 10 62.5%
Manufacturing 4 0.0% 6   3 1 33.3%
Wholesale Trade 4 0.0% 5   3 1 33.3%
Retail Trade 19 0.2% 18   17 2 11.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 5 0.1% 9   16 -11 -68.8%
Information 7 0.1% 9   9 -2 -22.2%
Finance and Insurance 11 0.1% 8   7 4 57.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 8 0.1% 10   3 5 166.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 43 0.5% 52   35 8 22.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 2 0.0% 2   1 1 100.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 50 0.6% 60   72 -22 -30.6%
Educational Services 9 0.1% 9   6 3 50.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 16 0.2% 20   24 -8 -33.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4 0.0% 6   4 0 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 21 0.2% 21   13 8 61.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 21 0.2% 30   10 11 110.0%
Public Administration 2 0.0% 1   3 -1 -33.3%
Information Not Available 8,192 97.0% 8,484   7,774 418 5.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,727 7,256 7,175
Male 3,097 46.0% 3,442   3,496 -399 -11.4%
Female 3,126 46.5% 3,289   3,367 -241 -7.2%
Information Not Available 504 7.5% 525   312 192 61.5%
 
Ethnicity 6,727 7,256 7,175
Hispanic or Latino 435 6.5% 470   520 -85 -16.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,788 86.0% 6,261   6,343 -555 -8.7%
Information Not Available 504 7.5% 525   312 192 61.5%
 
Race 6,727 7,256 7,175
American Indian or Alaskan Native 17 0.3% 21   24 -7 -29.2%
Asian 112 1.7% 122   125 -13 -10.4%
Black or African American 2,630 39.1% 2,811   2,848 -218 -7.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1% 4   6 0 0.0%
White 3,533 52.5% 3,856   3,937 -404 -10.3%
Information Not Available 429 6.4% 441   235 194 82.6%
 
Years of Age 6,727 7,256 7,175
Younger than 22 105 1.1% 141   110 -5 -4.5%
22-24 301 3.1% 321   334 -33 -9.9%
25-34 1,536 15.8% 1,690   1,752 -216 -12.3%
35-44 1,467 15.1% 1,551   1,444 23 1.6%
45-54 1,542 15.9% 1,736   1,629 -87 -5.3%
55-59 762 7.8% 791   835 -73 -8.7%
60-64 545 5.6% 537   567 -22 -3.9%
65 and older 386 4.0% 403   409 -23 -5.6%
Information Not Available 83 0.9% 86   95 -12 -12.6%
 
Industry 6,727 7,256 7,175
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 19 0.3% 15   24 -5 -20.8%
Mining 2 0.0% 2   2 0 0.0%
Utilities 15 0.2% 10   9 6 66.7%
Construction 461 6.8% 575   694 -233 -33.6%
Manufacturing 543 8.0% 577   416 127 30.5%
Wholesale Trade 215 3.2% 216   248 -33 -13.3%
Retail Trade 911 13.5% 947   1,037 -126 -12.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 241 3.6% 271   268 -27 -10.1%
Information 97 1.4% 90   99 -2 -2.0%
Finance and Insurance 571 8.5% 607   528 43 8.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 108 1.6% 126   128 -20 -15.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 463 6.9% 499   352 111 31.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 19 0.3% 17   29 -10 -34.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,241 18.4% 1,369   1,255 -14 -1.1%
Educational Services 103 1.5% 111   112 -9 -8.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 651 9.7% 701   818 -167 -20.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 123 1.8% 132   149 -26 -17.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 696 10.3% 737   719 -23 -3.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 170 2.5% 178   189 -19 -10.1%
Public Administration 65 1.0% 65   84 -19 -22.6%
Information Not Available 13 0.2% 11   15 -2 -13.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 40,474 42,814 48,399
Male 19,815 49.0% 21,439   24,099 -4,284 -17.8%
Female 20,383 50.4% 21,033   24,232 -3,849 -15.9%
Information Not Available 276 0.7% 342   68 208 305.9%
 
Ethnicity 40,474 42,814 48,399
Hispanic or Latino 10,436 25.8% 10,582   12,200 -1,764 -14.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,065 64.4% 27,967   31,499 -5,434 -17.3%
Information Not Available 3,973 9.8% 4,265   4,700 -727 -15.5%
 
Race 40,474 42,814 48,399
American Indian or Alaskan Native 290 0.7% 300   299 -9 -3.0%
Asian 679 1.7% 706   766 -87 -11.4%
Black or African American 9,910 24.5% 10,605   11,726 -1,816 -15.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 200 0.5% 228   223 -23 -10.3%
White 24,159 59.7% 25,496   29,612 -5,453 -18.4%
Information Not Available 5,236 12.9% 5,479   5,773 -537 -9.3%
 
Years of Age 40,474 42,814 48,399
Younger than 22 372 0.6% 418   411 -39 -9.5%
22-24 1,128 1.8% 1,135   1,397 -269 -19.3%
25-34 7,656 12.4% 8,130   9,275 -1,619 -17.5%
35-44 7,837 12.7% 8,257   9,384 -1,547 -16.5%
45-54 8,456 13.7% 8,898   10,310 -1,854 -18.0%
55-59 4,204 6.8% 4,303   4,925 -721 -14.6%
60-64 3,065 5.0% 3,313   3,616 -551 -15.2%
65 and older 1,942 3.2% 2,014   2,297 -355 -15.5%
Information Not Available 5,814 9.4% 6,346   6,784 -970 -14.3%
 
Industry 40,474 42,814 48,399
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 499 1.2% 537   622 -123 -19.8%
Mining 101 0.2% 85   157 -56 -35.7%
Utilities 80 0.2% 75   76 4 5.3%
Construction 2,662 6.5% 2,842   3,283 -621 -18.9%
Manufacturing 1,924 4.7% 2,086   2,504 -580 -23.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,767 4.3% 1,871   2,060 -293 -14.2%
Retail Trade 4,026 9.8% 4,128   4,723 -697 -14.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,149 2.8% 1,214   1,464 -315 -21.5%
Information 756 1.8% 827   936 -180 -19.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,969 4.8% 1,989   2,099 -130 -6.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 906 2.2% 1,008   1,101 -195 -17.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,121 7.6% 3,044   3,770 -649 -17.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 504 1.2% 563   498 6 1.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,611 18.6% 7,819   8,213 -602 -7.3%
Educational Services 763 1.9% 757   1,090 -327 -30.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,569 8.7% 3,772   4,247 -678 -16.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 616 1.5% 736   726 -110 -15.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,441 6.0% 2,866   3,070 -629 -20.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,080 2.6% 1,160   1,404 -324 -23.1%
Public Administration 514 1.3% 609   601 -87 -14.5%
Information Not Available 4,416 10.8% 4,826   5,755 -1,339 -23.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 28,788 31,945 32,887
Male 13,361 46.4% 15,274   15,548 -2,187 -14.1%
Female 13,847 48.1% 14,966   15,980 -2,133 -13.3%
Information Not Available 1,580 5.5% 1,705   1,359 221 16.3%
 
Ethnicity 28,788 31,945 32,887
Hispanic or Latino 82 0.3% 55   137 -55 -40.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,126 94.2% 30,185   31,391 -4,265 -13.6%
Information Not Available 1,580 5.5% 1,705   1,359 221 16.3%
 
Race 28,788 31,945 32,887
American Indian or Alaskan Native 106 0.4% 152   142 -36 -25.4%
Asian 505 1.8% 526   512 -7 -1.4%
Black or African American 15,782 54.8% 17,754   17,811 -2,029 -11.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 10,815 37.6% 11,808   13,063 -2,248 -17.2%
Information Not Available 1,580 5.5% 1,705   1,359 221 16.3%
 
Years of Age 28,788 31,945 32,887
Younger than 22 413 1.1% 492   513 -100 -19.5%
22-24 1,084 2.9% 1,246   1,364 -280 -20.5%
25-34 6,869 18.3% 7,769   8,082 -1,213 -15.0%
35-44 7,200 19.1% 7,819   7,973 -773 -9.7%
45-54 7,079 18.8% 7,793   7,924 -845 -10.7%
55-59 3,024 8.0% 3,377   3,395 -371 -10.9%
60-64 1,994 5.3% 2,189   2,223 -229 -10.3%
65 and older 1,123 3.0% 1,260   1,300 -177 -13.6%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 0   113 -111 -98.2%
 
Industry 28,788 31,945 32,887
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 426 1.5% 531   486 -60 -12.3%
Mining 9 0.0% 16   14 -5 -35.7%
Utilities 31 0.1% 28   24 7 29.2%
Construction 1,448 5.0% 1,445   1,368 80 5.8%
Manufacturing 1,878 6.4% 2,017   2,754 -876 -31.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,174 4.0% 1,284   1,295 -121 -9.3%
Retail Trade 1,982 6.8% 2,164   2,390 -408 -17.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 521 1.8% 627   629 -108 -17.2%
Information 488 1.7% 587   569 -81 -14.2%
Finance and Insurance 845 2.9% 835   1,036 -191 -18.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 368 1.3% 374   402 -34 -8.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,341 18.3% 5,823   5,614 -273 -4.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 35 0.1% 36   26 9 34.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 81 0.3% 99   80 1 1.3%
Educational Services 530 1.8% 643   704 -174 -24.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,315 4.5% 1,476   1,719 -404 -23.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,054 3.6% 1,208   1,354 -300 -22.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 177 0.6% 214   247 -70 -28.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 248 0.8% 256   298 -50 -16.8%
Public Administration 317 1.1% 331   336 -19 -5.7%
Information Not Available 10,520 36.0% 11,951   11,542 -1,022 -8.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,265 7,701 6,393
Male 5,329 73.4% 5,727   4,182 1,147 27.4%
Female 1,936 26.6% 1,973   2,210 -274 -12.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,265 7,701 6,393
Hispanic or Latino 528 7.3% 532   509 19 3.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,816 66.3% 5,126   4,289 527 12.3%
Information Not Available 1,921 26.4% 2,043   1,595 326 20.4%
 
Race 7,265 7,701 6,393
American Indian or Alaskan Native 55 0.8% 61   44 11 25.0%
Asian 2,314 31.9% 2,456   1,940 374 19.3%
Black or African American 125 1.7% 126   108 17 15.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,232 30.7% 2,389   1,814 418 23.0%
White 1,572 21.6% 1,654   1,553 19 1.2%
Information Not Available 967 13.3% 1,015   934 33 3.5%
 
Years of Age 7,265 7,701 6,393
Younger than 22 95 1.2% 93   64 31 48.4%
22-24 261 3.2% 309   188 73 38.8%
25-34 1,666 20.3% 1,774   1,428 238 16.7%
35-44 1,657 20.2% 1,740   1,436 221 15.4%
45-54 1,720 21.0% 1,812   1,492 228 15.3%
55-59 797 9.7% 842   709 88 12.4%
60-64 647 7.9% 665   619 28 4.5%
65 and older 422 5.2% 466   457 -35 -7.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,265 7,701 6,393
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 242 3.2% 263   131 111 84.7%
Mining 1 0.0% 0   1 0 0.0%
Utilities 14 0.2% 18   14 0 0.0%
Construction 2,894 38.6% 3,142   1,732 1,162 67.1%
Manufacturing 162 2.2% 202   176 -14 -8.0%
Wholesale Trade 127 1.7% 134   126 1 0.8%
Retail Trade 351 4.7% 318   349 2 0.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 221 2.9% 234   255 -34 -13.3%
Information 97 1.3% 121   205 -108 -52.7%
Finance and Insurance 62 0.8% 63   90 -28 -31.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 89 1.2% 109   105 -16 -15.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 171 2.3% 179   223 -52 -23.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 62 0.8% 54   36 26 72.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 833 11.1% 859   750 83 11.1%
Educational Services 42 0.6% 47   66 -24 -36.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 293 3.9% 306   285 8 2.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 73 1.0% 88   93 -20 -21.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 495 6.6% 493   597 -102 -17.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 129 1.7% 125   166 -37 -22.3%
Public Administration 80 1.1% 94   89 -9 -10.1%
Information Not Available 827 11.0% 852   904 -77 -8.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 28,851 33,054 30,456
Male 21,393 74.1% 25,331   22,735 -1,342 -5.9%
Female 7,205 25.0% 7,417   7,376 -171 -2.3%
Information Not Available 253 0.9% 306   345 -92 -26.7%
 
Ethnicity 28,851 33,054 30,456
Hispanic or Latino 0 0.0% 0   2,738 -2,738 -100.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 0 0.0% 0   26,231 -26,231 -100.0%
Information Not Available 28,851 100.0% 33,054   1,487 27,364 1840.2%
 
Race 28,851 33,054 30,456
American Indian or Alaskan Native 118 0.4% 100   424 -306 -72.2%
Asian 93 0.3% 66   337 -244 -72.4%
Black or African American 619 2.1% 394   1,740 -1,121 -64.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 5,282 18.3% 3,555   23,730 -18,448 -77.7%
Information Not Available 22,739 78.8% 28,939   4,225 18,514 438.2%
 
Years of Age 28,851 33,054 30,456
Younger than 22 529 1.7% 711   569 -40 -7.0%
22-24 1,373 4.4% 1,732   1,496 -123 -8.2%
25-34 6,523 20.7% 7,774   7,015 -492 -7.0%
35-44 6,292 20.0% 7,156   6,493 -201 -3.1%
45-54 6,223 19.8% 6,971   6,705 -482 -7.2%
55-59 3,360 10.7% 3,695   3,648 -288 -7.9%
60-64 2,652 8.4% 2,947   2,596 56 2.2%
65 and older 1,899 6.0% 2,066   1,925 -26 -1.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 2   9 -9 -100.0%
 
Industry 28,851 33,054 30,456
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 247 0.8% 300   274 -27 -9.9%
Mining 535 1.8% 749   623 -88 -14.1%
Utilities 32 0.1% 34   36 -4 -11.1%
Construction 10,891 37.4% 13,020   10,974 -83 -0.8%
Manufacturing 4,393 15.1% 4,797   5,073 -680 -13.4%
Wholesale Trade 790 2.7% 942   1,009 -219 -21.7%
Retail Trade 1,551 5.3% 1,774   1,763 -212 -12.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,246 4.3% 1,088   1,131 115 10.2%
Information 438 1.5% 456   510 -72 -14.1%
Finance and Insurance 555 1.9% 695   846 -291 -34.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 243 0.8% 279   278 -35 -12.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 703 2.4% 736   657 46 7.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 63 0.2% 53   48 15 31.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,100 10.7% 3,768   3,309 -209 -6.3%
Educational Services 305 1.0% 302   335 -30 -9.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,255 4.3% 1,259   1,134 121 10.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 386 1.3% 526   451 -65 -14.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 959 3.3% 967   938 21 2.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 498 1.7% 514   446 52 11.7%
Public Administration 441 1.5% 542   427 14 3.3%
Information Not Available 220 0.8% 253   194 26 13.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,235 12,898 9,306
Male 7,152 69.9% 9,512   6,370 782 12.3%
Female 3,082 30.1% 3,386   2,936 146 5.0%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 10,235 12,898 9,306
Hispanic or Latino 1,259 12.3% 2,211   1,251 8 0.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,228 70.6% 8,731   6,405 823 12.8%
Information Not Available 1,748 17.1% 1,956   1,650 98 5.9%
 
Race 10,235 12,898 9,306
American Indian or Alaskan Native 574 3.2% 772   349 225 64.5%
Asian 154 0.9% 179   79 75 94.9%
Black or African American 193 1.1% 216   100 93 93.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 103 0.6% 100   53 50 94.3%
White 11,372 64.3% 19,173   11,372 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 5,278 29.9% 5,278   2,109 3,169 150.3%
 
Years of Age 10,235 12,898 9,306
Younger than 22 274 1.3% 443   274 0 0.0%
22-24 468 2.3% 679   429 39 9.1%
25-34 2,069 10.0% 2,842   1,992 77 3.9%
35-44 2,120 10.2% 2,885   1,941 179 9.2%
45-54 2,340 11.3% 2,867   2,188 152 6.9%
55-59 1,339 6.5% 1,585   1,141 198 17.4%
60-64 872 4.2% 963   810 62 7.7%
65 and older 750 3.6% 633   500 250 50.0%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 1   31 -28 -90.3%
 
Industry 10,235 12,898 9,306
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,064 9.4% 1,137   970 94 9.7%
Mining 115 1.0% 116   106 9 8.5%
Utilities 56 0.5% 70   33 23 69.7%
Construction 1,987 17.6% 3,303   1,763 224 12.7%
Manufacturing 1,127 10.0% 1,310   1,010 117 11.6%
Wholesale Trade 347 3.1% 481   396 -49 -12.4%
Retail Trade 860 7.6% 1,120   814 46 5.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 447 4.0% 391   455 -8 -1.8%
Information 118 1.0% 127   98 20 20.4%
Finance and Insurance 208 1.8% 214   183 25 13.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 95 0.8% 107   114 -19 -16.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 448 4.0% 505   374 74 19.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 24 0.2% 15   14 10 71.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,152 10.2% 1,768   1,098 54 4.9%
Educational Services 131 1.2% 155   116 15 12.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 601 5.3% 651   628 -27 -4.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 208 1.8% 296   199 9 4.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 465 4.1% 547   418 47 11.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 186 1.6% 233   192 -6 -3.1%
Public Administration 235 2.1% 345   324 -89 -27.5%
Information Not Available 361 3.2% 7   1 360 36000.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 141,781 151,764 154,651
Male 95,074 67.1% 103,628   105,627 -10,553 -10.0%
Female 45,774 32.3% 47,170   48,045 -2,271 -4.7%
Information Not Available 933 0.7% 966   979 -46 -4.7%
 
Ethnicity 141,781 151,764 154,651
Hispanic or Latino 29,811 21.0% 32,060   31,979 -2,168 -6.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 96,856 68.3% 103,481   106,794 -9,938 -9.3%
Information Not Available 15,114 10.7% 16,223   15,878 -764 -4.8%
 
Race 141,781 151,764 154,651
American Indian or Alaskan Native 875 0.6% 926   830 45 5.4%
Asian 2,752 1.9% 2,908   3,170 -418 -13.2%
Black or African American 28,747 20.3% 29,802   29,798 -1,051 -3.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 316 0.2% 340   299 17 5.7%
White 89,072 62.8% 96,241   98,841 -9,769 -9.9%
Information Not Available 20,019 14.1% 21,547   21,713 -1,694 -7.8%
 
Years of Age 141,781 151,764 154,651
Younger than 22 1,539 0.7% 1,738   1,841 -302 -16.4%
22-24 5,135 2.3% 5,554   5,651 -516 -9.1%
25-34 31,924 14.5% 34,323   33,183 -1,259 -3.8%
35-44 33,159 15.1% 35,365   36,021 -2,862 -7.9%
45-54 35,944 16.4% 38,531   40,155 -4,211 -10.5%
55-59 17,213 7.8% 18,257   19,195 -1,982 -10.3%
60-64 11,389 5.2% 12,346   12,313 -924 -7.5%
65 and older 5,478 2.5% 5,650   6,292 -814 -12.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 141,781 151,764 154,651
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 902 0.6% 1,164   969 -67 -6.9%
Mining 482 0.3% 637   1,242 -760 -61.2%
Utilities 209 0.1% 205   159 50 31.4%
Construction 29,069 20.4% 32,520   32,809 -3,740 -11.4%
Manufacturing 17,699 12.4% 18,639   16,440 1,259 7.7%
Wholesale Trade 5,587 3.9% 5,823   6,309 -722 -11.4%
Retail Trade 9,153 6.4% 9,422   9,858 -705 -7.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,208 4.4% 6,554   6,808 -600 -8.8%
Information 1,976 1.4% 2,010   2,214 -238 -10.7%
Finance and Insurance 3,871 2.7% 3,702   4,038 -167 -4.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,748 1.2% 1,747   1,747 1 0.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,835 5.5% 8,116   8,334 -499 -6.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 973 0.7% 982   1,087 -114 -10.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 24,499 17.2% 26,244   27,838 -3,339 -12.0%
Educational Services 2,302 1.6% 2,655   3,033 -731 -24.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,882 4.8% 6,931   7,633 -751 -9.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,996 2.1% 3,388   3,308 -312 -9.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,457 4.5% 6,892   6,920 -463 -6.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,886 2.0% 3,014   3,250 -364 -11.2%
Public Administration 2,188 1.5% 2,350   2,327 -139 -6.0%
Information Not Available 7,859 5.5% 8,769   8,328 -469 -5.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 27,203 31,821 31,863
Male 18,523 68.1% 22,671   22,576 -4,053 -18.0%
Female 8,571 31.5% 9,044   9,226 -655 -7.1%
Information Not Available 109 0.4% 106   61 48 78.7%
 
Ethnicity 27,203 31,821 31,863
Hispanic or Latino 1,464 5.4% 1,908   1,855 -391 -21.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,886 76.8% 24,287   24,156 -3,270 -13.5%
Information Not Available 4,853 17.8% 5,626   5,852 -999 -17.1%
 
Race 27,203 31,821 31,863
American Indian or Alaskan Native 111 0.4% 144   147 -36 -24.5%
Asian 176 0.6% 193   150 26 17.3%
Black or African American 3,870 14.2% 4,138   4,208 -338 -8.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1% 35   40 -14 -35.0%
White 21,129 77.7% 25,062   25,253 -4,124 -16.3%
Information Not Available 1,891 7.0% 2,249   2,065 -174 -8.4%
 
Years of Age 27,203 31,821 31,863
Younger than 22 371 0.8% 510   437 -66 -15.1%
22-24 942 2.0% 1,166   1,154 -212 -18.4%
25-34 5,610 12.1% 6,830   6,462 -852 -13.2%
35-44 6,746 14.6% 7,822   7,849 -1,103 -14.1%
45-54 7,107 15.4% 8,247   8,639 -1,532 -17.7%
55-59 3,328 7.2% 3,867   3,855 -527 -13.7%
60-64 2,056 4.4% 2,261   2,355 -299 -12.7%
65 and older 1,043 2.3% 1,118   1,112 -69 -6.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 27,203 31,821 31,863
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 89 0.3% 138   142 -53 -37.3%
Mining 98 0.4% 172   178 -80 -44.9%
Utilities 25 0.1% 26   39 -14 -35.9%
Construction 7,406 27.1% 9,505   9,084 -1,678 -18.5%
Manufacturing 3,661 13.4% 4,036   5,175 -1,514 -29.3%
Wholesale Trade 842 3.1% 913   1,028 -186 -18.1%
Retail Trade 1,668 6.1% 1,885   1,725 -57 -3.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,561 5.7% 1,780   1,717 -156 -9.1%
Information 354 1.3% 389   281 73 26.0%
Finance and Insurance 650 2.4% 661   578 72 12.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 314 1.2% 345   398 -84 -21.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,086 4.0% 1,118   999 87 8.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 193 0.7% 181   137 56 40.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,989 11.0% 3,801   3,472 -483 -13.9%
Educational Services 419 1.5% 486   406 13 3.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,549 5.7% 1,530   1,508 41 2.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 372 1.4% 495   463 -91 -19.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 737 2.7% 817   751 -14 -1.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 574 2.1% 666   656 -82 -12.5%
Public Administration 204 0.7% 216   330 -126 -38.2%
Information Not Available 2,412 8.8% 2,661   2,796 -384 -13.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,180 14,339 16,182
Male 9,018 63.6% 9,426   10,532 -1,514 -14.4%
Female 5,162 36.4% 4,913   5,650 -488 -8.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 14,180 14,339 16,182
Hispanic or Latino 1,311 9.2% 1,522   1,670 -359 -21.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,401 52.2% 6,643   7,859 -458 -5.8%
Information Not Available 5,468 38.6% 6,174   6,653 -1,185 -17.8%
 
Race 14,180 14,339 16,182
American Indian or Alaskan Native 190 1.3% 210   205 -15 -7.3%
Asian 243 1.7% 242   210 33 15.7%
Black or African American 2,988 21.1% 2,548   2,971 17 0.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 39 0.3% 34   55 -16 -29.1%
White 9,758 68.8% 10,134   11,417 -1,659 -14.5%
Information Not Available 962 6.8% 1,171   1,324 -362 -27.3%
 
Years of Age 14,180 14,339 16,182
Younger than 22 161 0.7% 210   247 -86 -34.8%
22-24 508 2.2% 594   747 -239 -32.0%
25-34 3,082 13.5% 3,267   3,852 -770 -20.0%
35-44 3,416 15.0% 3,302   3,711 -295 -7.9%
45-54 3,477 15.3% 3,363   3,708 -231 -6.2%
55-59 1,671 7.3% 1,677   1,838 -167 -9.1%
60-64 1,184 5.2% 1,187   1,281 -97 -7.6%
65 and older 681 3.0% 739   798 -117 -14.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 14,180 14,339 16,182
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 46 0.3% 61   69 -23 -33.3%
Mining 86 0.6% 122   432 -346 -80.1%
Utilities 19 0.1% 15   14 5 35.7%
Construction 2,527 17.8% 3,457   3,291 -764 -23.2%
Manufacturing 3,363 23.6% 1,821   2,225 1,138 51.1%
Wholesale Trade 532 3.7% 533   630 -98 -15.6%
Retail Trade 870 6.1% 958   1,110 -240 -21.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 510 3.6% 560   655 -145 -22.1%
Information 265 1.9% 276   376 -111 -29.5%
Finance and Insurance 351 2.5% 352   407 -56 -13.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 189 1.3% 214   219 -30 -13.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 779 5.5% 715   862 -83 -9.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 75 0.5% 78   38 37 97.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,773 12.5% 2,108   2,136 -363 -17.0%
Educational Services 165 1.2% 193   287 -122 -42.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,081 7.6% 1,080   1,231 -150 -12.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 76 0.5% 117   143 -67 -46.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 455 3.2% 514   573 -118 -20.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 212 1.5% 227   300 -88 -29.3%
Public Administration 228 1.6% 288   312 -84 -26.9%
Information Not Available 578 4.1% 650   872 -294 -33.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 20,656 23,850 27,843
Male 13,371 64.7% 16,079   19,878 -6,507 -32.7%
Female 7,285 35.3% 7,771   7,965 -680 -8.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 20,656 23,850 27,843
Hispanic or Latino 23 0.1% 0   19 4 21.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 457 2.2% 19   547 -90 -16.5%
Information Not Available 20,176 97.7% 23,831   27,277 -7,101 -26.0%
 
Race 20,656 23,850 27,843
American Indian or Alaskan Native 72 0.3% 90   111 -39 -35.1%
Asian 63 0.3% 100   70 -7 -10.0%
Black or African American 2,871 13.9% 3,014   2,899 -28 -1.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   19 -19 -100.0%
White 17,436 84.4% 20,646   24,415 -6,979 -28.6%
Information Not Available 214 1.0% 0   329 -115 -35.0%
 
Years of Age 20,656 23,850 27,843
Younger than 22 280 0.8% 284   315 -35 -11.1%
22-24 696 1.9% 867   1,081 -385 -35.6%
25-34 4,165 11.5% 4,886   5,692 -1,527 -26.8%
35-44 4,712 13.0% 5,739   6,532 -1,820 -27.9%
45-54 5,232 14.5% 5,810   7,037 -1,805 -25.7%
55-59 2,410 6.7% 2,748   3,289 -879 -26.7%
60-64 1,963 5.4% 2,118   2,398 -435 -18.1%
65 and older 1,194 3.3% 1,398   1,489 -295 -19.8%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 0   10 -6 -60.0%
 
Industry 20,656 23,850 27,843
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 90 0.4% 57   130 -40 -30.8%
Mining 140 0.7% 190   1,814 -1,674 -92.3%
Utilities 45 0.2% 19   28 17 60.7%
Construction 4,295 20.7% 5,431   6,221 -1,926 -31.0%
Manufacturing 3,251 15.7% 3,881   4,922 -1,671 -33.9%
Wholesale Trade 882 4.3% 1,005   900 -18 -2.0%
Retail Trade 1,524 7.3% 1,919   1,508 16 1.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,140 5.5% 1,061   1,146 -6 -0.5%
Information 285 1.4% 280   315 -30 -9.5%
Finance and Insurance 565 2.7% 545   659 -94 -14.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 280 1.3% 303   357 -77 -21.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 791 3.8% 1,014   1,243 -452 -36.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 109 0.5% 104   70 39 55.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,379 11.5% 3,023   2,779 -400 -14.4%
Educational Services 158 0.8% 299   376 -218 -58.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,506 7.3% 1,303   1,554 -48 -3.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 479 2.3% 692   413 66 16.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 864 4.2% 900   970 -106 -10.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 506 2.4% 564   668 -162 -24.3%
Public Administration 289 1.4% 313   668 -379 -56.7%
Information Not Available 1,078 5.2% 947   1,102 -24 -2.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 18,023 20,199 23,069
Male 9,864 54.7% 11,254   14,622 -4,758 -32.5%
Female 8,146 45.2% 8,935   8,441 -295 -3.5%
Information Not Available 13 0.1% 10   6 7 116.7%
 
Ethnicity 18,023 20,199 23,069
Hispanic or Latino 832 4.6% 922   1,154 -322 -27.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,878 93.6% 18,996   21,913 -5,035 -23.0%
Information Not Available 313 1.7% 281   2 311 15550.0%
 
Race 18,023 20,199 23,069
American Indian or Alaskan Native 113 0.6% 135   176 -63 -35.8%
Asian 199 1.1% 231   230 -31 -13.5%
Black or African American 8,928 49.5% 9,933   10,738 -1,810 -16.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1% 23   24 -9 -37.5%
White 7,524 41.7% 8,614   11,562 -4,038 -34.9%
Information Not Available 1,244 6.9% 1,263   339 905 267.0%
 
Years of Age 18,023 20,199 23,069
Younger than 22 313 1.3% 392   343 -30 -8.7%
22-24 688 2.9% 790   910 -222 -24.4%
25-34 4,310 17.9% 4,912   5,490 -1,180 -21.5%
35-44 4,168 17.3% 4,753   5,450 -1,282 -23.5%
45-54 4,193 17.4% 4,644   5,423 -1,230 -22.7%
55-59 2,061 8.5% 2,264   2,779 -718 -25.8%
60-64 1,434 5.9% 1,521   1,662 -228 -13.7%
65 and older 856 3.5% 923   1,012 -156 -15.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 18,023 20,199 23,069
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 320 1.7% 387   321 -1 -0.3%
Mining 464 2.5% 581   1,507 -1,043 -69.2%
Utilities 43 0.2% 54   73 -30 -41.1%
Construction 3,062 16.7% 3,352   3,939 -877 -22.3%
Manufacturing 1,612 8.8% 1,824   3,013 -1,401 -46.5%
Wholesale Trade 554 3.0% 651   786 -232 -29.5%
Retail Trade 1,289 7.0% 1,402   1,542 -253 -16.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 781 4.3% 907   1,151 -370 -32.1%
Information 200 1.1% 249   352 -152 -43.2%
Finance and Insurance 361 2.0% 389   426 -65 -15.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 351 1.9% 385   546 -195 -35.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 801 4.4% 854   1,191 -390 -32.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 80 0.4% 79   98 -18 -18.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,593 8.7% 1,728   1,860 -267 -14.4%
Educational Services 279 1.5% 334   306 -27 -8.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,883 10.3% 2,043   1,767 116 6.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 252 1.4% 284   254 -2 -0.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,364 7.4% 1,605   1,230 134 10.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 434 2.4% 505   593 -159 -26.8%
Public Administration 284 1.5% 332   310 -26 -8.4%
Information Not Available 2,016 11.0% 2,254   1,804 212 11.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 78,142 82,931 77,851
Male 53,356 68.3% 56,560   53,211 145 0.3%
Female 24,781 31.7% 26,367   24,634 147 0.6%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 4   6 -1 -16.7%
 
Ethnicity 78,142 82,931 77,851
Hispanic or Latino 10,197 13.0% 10,909   10,019 178 1.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 63,461 81.2% 67,248   63,388 73 0.1%
Information Not Available 4,484 5.7% 4,774   4,444 40 0.9%
 
Race 78,142 82,931 77,851
American Indian or Alaskan Native 397 0.5% 431   380 17 4.5%
Asian 2,094 2.7% 2,279   2,240 -146 -6.5%
Black or African American 6,067 7.8% 6,420   6,172 -105 -1.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 177 0.2% 184   184 -7 -3.8%
White 58,447 74.8% 61,934   58,669 -222 -0.4%
Information Not Available 10,960 14.0% 11,683   10,206 754 7.4%
 
Years of Age 78,142 82,931 77,851
Younger than 22 1,577 1.2% 1,738   1,715 -138 -8.0%
22-24 3,510 2.7% 3,848   3,692 -182 -4.9%
25-34 17,898 13.7% 19,014   17,777 121 0.7%
35-44 16,633 12.8% 17,707   16,556 77 0.5%
45-54 18,581 14.3% 19,728   18,857 -276 -1.5%
55-59 8,865 6.8% 9,251   8,585 280 3.3%
60-64 6,230 4.8% 6,509   5,938 292 4.9%
65 and older 4,848 3.7% 5,136   4,731 117 2.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 78,142 82,931 77,851
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 925 1.2% 1,081   869 56 6.4%
Mining 232 0.3% 238   200 32 16.0%
Utilities 193 0.2% 213   128 65 50.8%
Construction 16,871 21.3% 17,819   16,604 267 1.6%
Manufacturing 5,307 6.7% 5,715   5,911 -604 -10.2%
Wholesale Trade 2,669 3.4% 2,879   2,730 -61 -2.2%
Retail Trade 5,721 7.2% 5,929   5,672 49 0.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,130 2.7% 2,436   2,065 65 3.1%
Information 1,411 1.8% 1,445   1,426 -15 -1.1%
Finance and Insurance 2,033 2.6% 2,100   1,898 135 7.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,296 1.6% 1,355   1,368 -72 -5.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,892 7.5% 6,043   5,543 349 6.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 336 0.4% 354   320 16 5.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 11,485 14.5% 12,327   11,877 -392 -3.3%
Educational Services 1,123 1.4% 1,177   1,120 3 0.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,419 6.9% 5,348   5,051 368 7.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,635 3.3% 2,932   2,612 23 0.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,818 7.4% 6,348   5,791 27 0.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,353 4.2% 3,515   3,549 -196 -5.5%
Public Administration 1,432 1.8% 1,668   1,235 197 16.0%
Information Not Available 1,861 2.4% 2,009   1,882 -21 -1.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 40,012 42,479 42,892
Male 17,431 43.6% 20,553   19,064 -1,633 -8.6%
Female 12,427 31.1% 13,628   13,474 -1,047 -7.8%
Information Not Available 10,154 25.4% 8,298   10,354 -200 -1.9%
 
Ethnicity 40,012 42,479 42,892
Hispanic or Latino 1,772 4.4% 2,386   1,938 -166 -8.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,288 68.2% 30,994   29,875 -2,587 -8.7%
Information Not Available 10,952 27.4% 9,099   11,079 -127 -1.1%
 
Race 40,012 42,479 42,892
American Indian or Alaskan Native 110 0.3% 110   99 11 11.1%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 12,762 31.9% 13,813   13,675 -913 -6.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 46 0.1% 51   54 -8 -14.8%
White 14,370 35.9% 17,020   16,047 -1,677 -10.5%
Information Not Available 12,724 31.8% 11,485   13,017 -293 -2.3%
 
Years of Age 40,012 42,479 42,892
Younger than 22 419 0.8% 541   497 -78 -15.7%
22-24 1,152 2.2% 1,382   1,473 -321 -21.8%
25-34 7,006 13.5% 8,107   7,751 -745 -9.6%
35-44 6,127 11.8% 6,984   6,842 -715 -10.5%
45-54 6,747 13.0% 7,667   7,370 -623 -8.5%
55-59 3,590 6.9% 4,024   3,589 1 0.0%
60-64 2,631 5.1% 2,918   2,640 -9 -0.3%
65 and older 2,186 4.2% 2,558   2,376 -190 -8.0%
Information Not Available 10,154 19.6% 8,298   10,354 -200 -1.9%
 
Industry 40,012 42,479 42,892
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 74 0.2% 152   95 -21 -22.1%
Mining 33 0.1% 39   76 -43 -56.6%
Utilities 33 0.1% 44   34 -1 -2.9%
Construction 5,162 12.9% 6,132   5,176 -14 -0.3%
Manufacturing 313 0.8% 360   368 -55 -14.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,040 2.6% 1,166   1,178 -138 -11.7%
Retail Trade 1,139 2.8% 1,289   1,334 -195 -14.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 781 1.9% 934   727 54 7.4%
Information 472 1.2% 467   455 17 3.7%
Finance and Insurance 871 2.2% 900   899 -28 -3.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 635 1.6% 707   674 -39 -5.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,526 6.3% 2,328   2,642 -116 -4.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 148 0.4% 154   155 -7 -4.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,254 10.6% 5,287   4,818 -564 -11.7%
Educational Services 728 1.8% 804   799 -71 -8.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,289 5.7% 2,529   2,618 -329 -12.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 759 1.9% 970   800 -41 -5.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,886 7.2% 3,018   3,342 -456 -13.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 739 1.8% 846   881 -142 -16.1%
Public Administration 711 1.8% 834   723 -12 -1.7%
Information Not Available 14,419 36.0% 13,519   15,098 -679 -4.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,098 9,636 11,112
Male 6,203 68.2% 6,490   7,740 -1,537 -19.9%
Female 2,895 31.8% 3,146   3,372 -477 -14.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,098 9,636 11,112
Hispanic or Latino 216 2.4% 231   240 -24 -10.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,893 86.8% 8,334   9,680 -1,787 -18.5%
Information Not Available 989 10.9% 1,071   1,192 -203 -17.0%
 
Race 9,098 9,636 11,112
American Indian or Alaskan Native 96 1.1% 101   140 -44 -31.4%
Asian 61 0.7% 74   88 -27 -30.7%
Black or African American 135 1.5% 129   185 -50 -27.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 8,334 91.6% 8,837   10,100 -1,766 -17.5%
Information Not Available 472 5.2% 495   599 -127 -21.2%
 
Years of Age 9,098 9,636 11,112
Younger than 22 192 1.2% 196   268 -76 -28.4%
22-24 353 2.1% 399   553 -200 -36.2%
25-34 2,013 12.2% 2,157   2,462 -449 -18.2%
35-44 1,836 11.1% 1,919   2,210 -374 -16.9%
45-54 1,974 11.9% 2,088   2,464 -490 -19.9%
55-59 1,097 6.6% 1,157   1,378 -281 -20.4%
60-64 903 5.5% 946   1,016 -113 -11.1%
65 and older 730 4.4% 774   761 -31 -4.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 9,098 9,636 11,112
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 209 2.2% 185   310 -101 -32.6%
Mining 17 0.2% 20   17 0 0.0%
Utilities 11 0.1% 11   9 2 22.2%
Construction 1,961 21.1% 2,013   2,555 -594 -23.2%
Manufacturing 863 9.3% 956   1,171 -308 -26.3%
Wholesale Trade 264 2.8% 304   328 -64 -19.5%
Retail Trade 665 7.1% 700   871 -206 -23.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 234 2.5% 221   269 -35 -13.0%
Information 61 0.7% 60   49 12 24.5%
Finance and Insurance 90 1.0% 99   120 -30 -25.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 76 0.8% 87   79 -3 -3.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 202 2.2% 237   192 10 5.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 17 0.2% 18   16 1 6.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 877 9.4% 924   1,068 -191 -17.9%
Educational Services 89 1.0% 85   72 17 23.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 379 4.1% 375   393 -14 -3.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 175 1.9% 192   169 6 3.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 981 10.5% 1,180   1,272 -291 -22.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 174 1.9% 178   165 9 5.5%
Public Administration 141 1.5% 141   124 17 13.7%
Information Not Available 1,612 17.3% 1,650   1,863 -251 -13.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 89,176 97,250 101,621
Male 61,434 68.9% 67,642   71,945 -10,511 -14.6%
Female 25,883 29.0% 27,465   27,845 -1,962 -7.0%
Information Not Available 1,859 2.1% 2,143   1,831 28 1.5%
 
Ethnicity 89,176 97,250 101,621
Hispanic or Latino 7,344 8.2% 8,176   7,720 -376 -4.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 68,129 76.4% 74,321   78,305 -10,176 -13.0%
Information Not Available 13,703 15.4% 14,753   15,596 -1,893 -12.1%
 
Race 89,176 97,250 101,621
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,093 1.2% 1,167   1,219 -126 -10.3%
Asian 568 0.6% 620   781 -213 -27.3%
Black or African American 11,710 13.1% 12,042   11,387 323 2.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 67 0.1% 82   87 -20 -23.0%
White 55,840 62.6% 61,673   66,252 -10,412 -15.7%
Information Not Available 19,898 22.3% 21,666   21,895 -1,997 -9.1%
 
Years of Age 89,176 97,250 101,621
Younger than 22 2,358 1.7% 2,647   2,793 -435 -15.6%
22-24 4,783 3.5% 5,198   5,480 -697 -12.7%
25-34 20,721 15.0% 22,758   23,175 -2,454 -10.6%
35-44 19,236 13.9% 20,997   22,603 -3,367 -14.9%
45-54 21,663 15.6% 23,591   25,596 -3,933 -15.4%
55-59 10,402 7.5% 11,283   11,422 -1,020 -8.9%
60-64 6,426 4.6% 6,853   6,768 -342 -5.1%
65 and older 3,585 2.6% 3,921   3,776 -191 -5.1%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 2   8 -6 -75.0%
 
Industry 89,176 97,250 101,621
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,766 1.9% 2,117   1,844 -78 -4.2%
Mining 621 0.7% 744   1,020 -399 -39.1%
Utilities 201 0.2% 209   135 66 48.9%
Construction 20,842 22.9% 22,767   24,175 -3,333 -13.8%
Manufacturing 10,275 11.3% 11,450   13,121 -2,846 -21.7%
Wholesale Trade 3,200 3.5% 3,712   3,261 -61 -1.9%
Retail Trade 4,920 5.4% 5,416   5,573 -653 -11.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,777 3.1% 3,179   3,309 -532 -16.1%
Information 803 0.9% 879   855 -52 -6.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,307 1.4% 1,326   1,203 104 8.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 989 1.1% 1,066   1,172 -183 -15.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,214 4.6% 4,542   5,200 -986 -19.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 3,499 3.8% 2,271   1,594 1,905 119.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 12,685 13.9% 13,933   15,208 -2,523 -16.6%
Educational Services 674 0.7% 722   882 -208 -23.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,054 4.5% 4,249   4,688 -634 -13.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,156 3.5% 3,748   3,638 -482 -13.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,804 4.2% 4,129   3,929 -125 -3.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,125 2.3% 2,386   2,172 -47 -2.2%
Public Administration 1,476 1.6% 1,795   1,600 -124 -7.8%
Information Not Available 5,788 6.4% 6,610   7,042 -1,254 -17.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 60,343 64,523 64,980
Male 47,038 78.0% 50,623   50,538 -3,500 -6.9%
Female 13,302 22.0% 13,898   14,433 -1,131 -7.8%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 2   9 -6 -66.7%
 
Ethnicity 60,343 64,523 64,980
Hispanic or Latino 2,687 4.5% 2,875   2,766 -79 -2.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 51,807 85.9% 55,404   55,526 -3,719 -6.7%
Information Not Available 5,849 9.7% 6,244   6,688 -839 -12.5%
 
Race 60,343 64,523 64,980
American Indian or Alaskan Native 813 1.3% 764   820 -7 -0.9%
Asian 956 1.6% 1,087   1,005 -49 -4.9%
Black or African American 3,185 5.3% 3,224   3,205 -20 -0.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 98 0.2% 101   123 -25 -20.3%
White 50,448 83.6% 54,280   54,783 -4,335 -7.9%
Information Not Available 4,843 8.0% 5,067   5,044 -201 -4.0%
 
Years of Age 60,343 64,523 64,980
Younger than 22 1,078 1.0% 1,268   1,217 -139 -11.4%
22-24 2,939 2.8% 3,216   3,405 -466 -13.7%
25-34 14,616 13.8% 15,935   16,105 -1,489 -9.2%
35-44 13,246 12.5% 13,931   13,912 -666 -4.8%
45-54 12,971 12.3% 13,713   14,436 -1,465 -10.1%
55-59 7,495 7.1% 7,934   7,739 -244 -3.2%
60-64 5,081 4.8% 5,403   5,243 -162 -3.1%
65 and older 2,904 2.7% 3,110   2,915 -11 -0.4%
Information Not Available 13 0.0% 13   8 5 62.5%
 
Industry 60,343 64,523 64,980
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,039 1.7% 974   1,047 -8 -0.8%
Mining 645 1.1% 722   1,339 -694 -51.8%
Utilities 264 0.4% 266   172 92 53.5%
Construction 23,248 37.9% 24,948   24,510 -1,262 -5.1%
Manufacturing 6,596 10.7% 7,209   7,491 -895 -11.9%
Wholesale Trade 2,038 3.3% 2,234   2,184 -146 -6.7%
Retail Trade 3,028 4.9% 3,211   3,063 -35 -1.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,733 2.8% 1,822   1,803 -70 -3.9%
Information 656 1.1% 657   593 63 10.6%
Finance and Insurance 916 1.5% 932   928 -12 -1.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 599 1.0% 656   582 17 2.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,733 4.5% 2,771   2,922 -189 -6.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 804 1.3% 895   1,132 -328 -29.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,701 9.3% 6,096   6,125 -424 -6.9%
Educational Services 843 1.4% 886   803 40 5.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,431 4.0% 2,495   2,694 -263 -9.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 957 1.6% 1,151   1,016 -59 -5.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,096 3.4% 2,057   2,194 -98 -4.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,329 2.2% 1,423   1,428 -99 -6.9%
Public Administration 1,099 1.8% 1,347   1,221 -122 -10.0%
Information Not Available 1,588 2.6% 1,771   1,733 -145 -8.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 30,115 34,658 31,564
Male 17,712 58.8% 21,456   19,381 -1,669 -8.6%
Female 12,368 41.1% 13,155   12,150 218 1.8%
Information Not Available 35 0.1% 47   33 2 6.1%
 
Ethnicity 30,115 34,658 31,564
Hispanic or Latino 1,281 4.3% 1,490   1,345 -64 -4.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,558 78.2% 27,230   24,972 -1,414 -5.7%
Information Not Available 5,276 17.5% 5,938   5,247 29 0.6%
 
Race 30,115 34,658 31,564
American Indian or Alaskan Native 168 0.6% 194   175 -7 -4.0%
Asian 271 0.9% 314   181 90 49.7%
Black or African American 6,207 20.6% 5,913   5,738 469 8.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 412 1.4% 503   1,125 -713 -63.4%
White 19,899 66.1% 23,973   22,289 -2,390 -10.7%
Information Not Available 3,158 10.5% 3,761   2,056 1,102 53.6%
 
Years of Age 30,115 34,658 31,564
Younger than 22 320 0.7% 529   440 -120 -27.3%
22-24 1,082 2.3% 1,392   1,242 -160 -12.9%
25-34 6,380 13.4% 7,631   7,343 -963 -13.1%
35-44 6,873 14.5% 7,822   7,257 -384 -5.3%
45-54 7,345 15.5% 8,106   7,513 -168 -2.2%
55-59 3,813 8.0% 4,131   3,716 97 2.6%
60-64 2,530 5.3% 2,744   2,386 144 6.0%
65 and older 1,772 3.7% 2,303   1,667 105 6.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 30,115 34,658 31,564
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 247 0.8% 392   325 -78 -24.0%
Mining 100 0.3% 142   198 -98 -49.5%
Utilities 41 0.1% 47   32 9 28.1%
Construction 5,151 17.0% 6,124   5,946 -795 -13.4%
Manufacturing 3,507 11.6% 4,181   3,599 -92 -2.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,127 3.7% 1,202   1,166 -39 -3.3%
Retail Trade 2,630 8.7% 2,982   2,652 -22 -0.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,731 5.7% 1,278   1,106 625 56.5%
Information 504 1.7% 572   430 74 17.2%
Finance and Insurance 812 2.7% 831   757 55 7.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 447 1.5% 606   569 -122 -21.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,390 4.6% 1,404   1,360 30 2.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 144 0.5% 162   155 -11 -7.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,914 12.9% 4,458   4,175 -261 -6.3%
Educational Services 448 1.5% 494   432 16 3.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,569 8.5% 2,498   2,619 -50 -1.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 691 2.3% 1,644   994 -303 -30.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,497 8.2% 3,072   2,765 -268 -9.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 673 2.2% 760   694 -21 -3.0%
Public Administration 361 1.2% 389   368 -7 -1.9%
Information Not Available 1,131 3.7% 1,420   1,222 -91 -7.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Mar 2017 Percent Feb 2017     Mar 2016 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,563 11,355 12,367
Male 5,599 53.0% 6,574   7,221 -1,622 -22.5%
Female 4,952