Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

August 2018

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
August 2018
Aug 2018 Jul 2018 Monthly Change Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 1,627,517 1,765,539 -138,022 1,885,124 -257,607 -13.7
Alaska 4,859 5,714 -855 6,115 -1,256 -20.5
Alabama 16,229 18,784 -2,555 18,502 -2,273 -12.3
Arkansas 10,737 13,112 -2,375 13,980 -3,243 -23.2
Arizona 30,434 31,921 -1,487 33,657 -3,223 -9.6
California 303,121 320,668 -17,547 336,839 -33,718 -10.0
Colorado 16,877 19,396 -2,519 21,517 -4,640 -21.6
Connecticut 37,082 37,580 -498 40,297 -3,215 -8.0
District of Columbia 8,207 8,214 -7 9,216 -1,009 -10.9
Delaware 5,324 5,397 -73 6,040 -716 -11.9
Florida 43,628 47,880 -4,252 54,113 -10,485 -19.4
Georgia 25,160 28,305 -3,145 29,037 -3,877 -13.4
Hawaii 6,413 7,095 -682 7,212 -799 -11.1
Iowa 13,315 13,747 -432 15,500 -2,185 -14.1
Idaho 4,064 4,494 -430 5,044 -980 -19.4
Illinois 87,433 97,033 -9,600 102,903 -15,470 -15.0
Indiana 13,136 13,995 -859 14,899 -1,763 -11.8
Kansas 8,304 9,080 -776 12,205 -3,901 -32.0
Kentucky 15,866 22,580 -6,714 19,044 -3,178 -16.7
Louisiana 17,641 19,148 -1,507 22,188 -4,547 -20.5
Massachusetts 55,126 53,971 1,155 58,827 -3,701 -6.3
Maryland 30,476 31,037 -561 36,534 -6,058 -16.6
Maine 3,769 4,562 -793 3,834 -65 -1.7
Michigan 48,407 66,095 -17,688 53,056 -4,649 -8.8
Minnesota 24,447 26,132 -1,685 28,229 -3,782 -13.4
Missouri 21,434 27,123 -5,689 28,285 -6,851 -24.2
Mississippi 8,852 12,691 -3,839 12,841 -3,989 -31.1
Montana 3,661 4,106 -445 4,175 -514 -12.3
North Carolina 19,135 20,229 -1,094 22,312 -3,177 -14.2
North Dakota 1,799 2,116 -317 2,398 -599 -25.0
Nebraska 3,288 4,250 -962 4,708 -1,420 -30.2
New Hampshire 3,528 3,712 -184 4,100 -572 -14.0
New Jersey 97,836 96,343 1,493 103,673 -5,837 -5.6
New Mexico 7,850 9,183 -1,333 10,872 -3,022 -27.8
Nevada 17,708 18,943 -1,235 20,211 -2,503 -12.4
New York 137,979 138,702 -723 151,152 -13,173 -8.7
Ohio 41,490 49,421 -7,931 49,251 -7,761 -15.8
Oklahoma 12,264 13,468 -1,204 15,091 -2,827 -18.7
Oregon 23,284 25,110 -1,826 25,833 -2,549 -9.9
Pennsylvania 113,135 121,544 -8,409 126,385 -13,250 -10.5
Puerto Rico 13,106 16,459 -3,353 26,004 -12,898 -49.6
Rhode Island 9,021 9,309 -288 9,091 -70 -0.8
South Carolina 17,467 18,606 -1,139 21,987 -4,520 -20.6
South Dakota 918 1,067 -149 1,170 -252 -21.5
Tennessee 17,846 22,658 -4,812 21,381 -3,535 -16.5
Texas 118,758 128,779 -10,021 146,004 -27,246 -18.7
Utah 7,630 8,071 -441 8,191 -561 -6.8
Virginia 23,409 25,809 -2,400 30,036 -6,627 -22.1
Virgin Islands 187 184 3 255 -68 -26.7
Vermont 2,863 3,111 -248 3,392 -529 -15.6
Washington 40,229 42,086 -1,857 47,463 -7,234 -15.2
Wisconsin 24,071 26,336 -2,265 28,340 -4,269 -15.1
West Virginia 7,365 8,557 -1,192 9,537 -2,172 -22.8
Wyoming 1,349 1,626 -277 2,198 -849 -38.6
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 1,627,517   1,765,539   1,885,124 -257,607 -13.7
Male 779,613 47.9% 841,240   919,187 -139,574 -15.2%
Female 835,502 51.3% 911,907   951,808 -116,306 -12.2%
Information Not Available 12,402 0.8% 12,392   14,129 -1,727 -12.2%
 
Ethnicity 1,627,517   1,765,539   1,885,124    
Hispanic or Latino 317,330 19.5% 337,702   372,055 -54,725 -14.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,138,456 70.0% 1,239,785   1,303,014 -164,558 -12.6%
Information Not Available 171,732 10.6% 188,052   210,052 -38,320 -18.2%
 
Race 1,627,517   1,765,539   1,885,124
American Indian or Alaskan Native 20,772 1.3% 21,982   24,525 -3,753 -15.3%
Asian 58,752 3.6% 65,724   67,800 -9,048 -13.3%
Black or African American 330,086 20.2% 362,729   381,242 -51,156 -13.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 10,016 0.6% 11,064   11,803 -1,787 -15.1%
White 826,890 50.7% 899,381   958,322 -131,432 -13.7%
Information Not Available 383,627 23.5% 407,633   446,048 -62,421 -14.0%
 
Years of Age 1,627,517   1,765,539   1,885,124
Younger than 22 25,753 1.6% 27,642   30,363 -4,610 -15.2%
22-24 59,762 3.7% 66,168   72,985 -13,223 -18.1%
25-34 360,150 22.1% 389,741   425,660 -65,510 -15.4%
35-44 357,579 22.0% 385,568   408,668 -51,089 -12.5%
45-54 371,677 22.8% 403,851   433,357 -61,680 -14.2%
55-59 187,318 11.5% 203,888   215,706 -28,388 -13.2%
60-64 139,752 8.6% 157,564   159,316 -19,564 -12.3%
65 and older 113,669 7.0% 119,580   125,230 -11,561 -9.2%
Information Not Available 11,857 0.7% 11,537   13,839 -1,982 -14.3%
 
Industry 1,627,517   1,765,539   1,885,124
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 48,900 3.0% 53,300   58,674 -9,774 -16.7%
Mining 6,652 0.4% 6,585   7,592 -940 -12.4%
Utilities 4,838 0.3% 4,119   3,879 959 24.7%
Construction 131,722 8.1% 138,814   147,642 -15,920 -10.8%
Manufacturing 137,205 8.4% 168,864   164,672 -27,467 -16.7%
Wholesale Trade 59,966 3.7% 59,111   64,240 -4,274 -6.7%
Retail Trade 127,503 7.8% 135,473   149,784 -22,281 -14.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 113,266 7.0% 116,622   125,050 -11,784 -9.4%
Information 50,584 3.1% 60,565   62,488 -11,904 -19.1%
Finance and Insurance 53,451 3.3% 53,788   57,318 -3,867 -6.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 23,120 1.4% 23,802   25,654 -2,534 -9.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 98,834 6.1% 105,252   116,753 -17,919 -15.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 12,147 0.7% 15,042   13,154 -1,007 -7.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 200,401 12.3% 220,879   249,546 -49,145 -19.7%
Educational Services 65,304 4.0% 75,564   80,584 -15,280 -19.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 159,708 9.8% 174,776   180,947 -21,239 -11.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 22,591 1.4% 23,056   24,853 -2,262 -9.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 119,996 7.4% 132,920   135,364 -15,368 -11.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 41,355 2.5% 46,001   49,297 -7,942 -16.1%
Public Administration 31,800 2.0% 33,340   41,407 -9,607 -23.2%
Information Not Available 118,174 7.3% 117,666   126,226 -8,052 -6.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,859 5,714 6,115 -1,256 -20.5
Male 2,215 45.6% 2,681   2,965 -750 -25.3%
Female 2,630 54.1% 3,011   3,136 -506 -16.1%
Information Not Available 14 0.3% 22   14 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 4,859   5,714   6,115    
Hispanic or Latino 4 0.1% 4   8 -4 -50.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,657 95.8% 5,439   5,839 -1,182 -20.2%
Information Not Available 198 4.1% 271   268 -70 -26.1%
 
Race 4,859 5,714 6,115
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,815 37.4% 1,961   2,119 -304 -14.3%
Asian 239 4.9% 438   269 -30 -11.2%
Black or African American 255 5.2% 331   344 -89 -25.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 144 3.0% 115   182 -38 -20.9%
White 2,204 45.4% 2,594   2,927 -723 -24.7%
Information Not Available 202 4.2% 275   274 -72 -26.3%
 
Years of Age 4,859 5,714 6,115
Younger than 22 77 1.2% 93   124 -47 -37.9%
22-24 227 3.4% 247   237 -10 -4.2%
25-34 1,255 18.9% 1,504   1,747 -492 -28.2%
35-44 1,203 18.1% 1,306   1,435 -232 -16.2%
45-54 968 14.6% 1,157   1,240 -272 -21.9%
55-59 498 7.5% 646   661 -163 -24.7%
60-64 411 6.2% 425   394 17 4.3%
65 and older 220 3.3% 336   277 -57 -20.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 4,859 5,714 6,115
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 12 0.2% 16   5 7 140.0%
Mining 107 2.2% 115   224 -117 -52.2%
Utilities 23 0.5% 29   24 -1 -4.2%
Construction 390 8.0% 506   561 -171 -30.5%
Manufacturing 233 4.8% 315   242 -9 -3.7%
Wholesale Trade 92 1.9% 81   74 18 24.3%
Retail Trade 596 12.2% 579   710 -114 -16.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 309 6.3% 523   520 -211 -40.6%
Information 61 1.3% 66   78 -17 -21.8%
Finance and Insurance 133 2.7% 155   157 -24 -15.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 80 1.6% 79   118 -38 -32.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 177 3.6% 166   236 -59 -25.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 16 0.3% 10   8 8 100.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 275 5.6% 259   304 -29 -9.5%
Educational Services 292 6.0% 331   363 -71 -19.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 590 12.1% 744   742 -152 -20.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 66 1.4% 43   72 -6 -8.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 407 8.4% 444   497 -90 -18.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 306 6.3% 336   351 -45 -12.8%
Public Administration 523 10.7% 630   640 -117 -18.3%
Information Not Available 171 3.5% 287   189 -18 -9.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 16,229 18,784 18,502
Male 7,398 45.6% 8,127   8,850 -1,452 -16.4%
Female 8,771 54.0% 10,641   9,631 -860 -8.9%
Information Not Available 60 0.4% 16   21 39 185.7%
 
Ethnicity 16,229 18,784 18,502
Hispanic or Latino 240 1.5% 232   239 1 0.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,154 74.9% 14,411   13,985 -1,831 -13.1%
Information Not Available 3,835 23.6% 4,141   4,278 -443 -10.4%
 
Race 16,229 18,784 18,502
American Indian or Alaskan Native 899 5.5% 773   1,070 -171 -16.0%
Asian 433 2.7% 444   520 -87 -16.7%
Black or African American 7,497 46.2% 9,153   8,210 -713 -8.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1% 20   19 2 10.5%
White 6,538 40.3% 7,429   7,809 -1,271 -16.3%
Information Not Available 841 5.2% 965   874 -33 -3.8%
 
Years of Age 16,229 18,784 18,502
Younger than 22 323 1.5% 407   428 -105 -24.5%
22-24 734 3.4% 862   866 -132 -15.2%
25-34 3,939 18.2% 4,558   4,613 -674 -14.6%
35-44 3,896 18.0% 4,553   4,465 -569 -12.7%
45-54 3,598 16.6% 4,081   4,011 -413 -10.3%
55-59 1,646 7.6% 1,870   1,867 -221 -11.8%
60-64 1,146 5.3% 1,370   1,297 -151 -11.6%
65 and older 893 4.1% 1,072   946 -53 -5.6%
Information Not Available 54 0.2% 11   9 45 500.0%
 
Industry 16,229 18,784 18,502
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 104 0.6% 67   157 -53 -33.8%
Mining 53 0.3% 54   86 -33 -38.4%
Utilities 29 0.2% 30   54 -25 -46.3%
Construction 1,293 7.9% 1,427   1,649 -356 -21.6%
Manufacturing 2,632 16.1% 3,120   2,627 5 0.2%
Wholesale Trade 566 3.5% 588   615 -49 -8.0%
Retail Trade 1,934 11.8% 1,977   2,235 -301 -13.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 454 2.8% 671   539 -85 -15.8%
Information 237 1.5% 231   288 -51 -17.7%
Finance and Insurance 641 3.9% 631   559 82 14.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 207 1.3% 200   225 -18 -8.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 938 5.7% 1,033   1,067 -129 -12.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 44 0.3% 53   52 -8 -15.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,009 12.3% 2,461   2,450 -441 -18.0%
Educational Services 358 2.2% 429   462 -104 -22.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,625 9.9% 2,167   1,817 -192 -10.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 110 0.7% 99   110 0 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,202 7.4% 1,547   1,476 -274 -18.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 422 2.6% 684   518 -96 -18.5%
Public Administration 216 1.3% 226   211 5 2.4%
Information Not Available 1,155 7.1% 1,089   1,305 -150 -11.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,737 13,112 13,980
Male 4,758 44.3% 4,849   6,396 -1,638 -25.6%
Female 5,077 47.3% 7,101   6,711 -1,634 -24.3%
Information Not Available 902 8.4% 1,162   873 29 3.3%
 
Ethnicity 10,737 13,112 13,980
Hispanic or Latino 63 0.6% 96   129 -66 -51.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,722 90.5% 11,854   12,978 -3,256 -25.1%
Information Not Available 952 8.9% 1,162   873 79 9.0%
 
Race 10,737 13,112 13,980
American Indian or Alaskan Native 136 1.3% 126   159 -23 -14.5%
Asian 20 0.2% 16   19 1 5.3%
Black or African American 3,085 28.7% 3,926   3,937 -852 -21.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 499 4.6% 672   699 -200 -28.6%
White 6,032 56.2% 7,114   8,164 -2,132 -26.1%
Information Not Available 965 9.0% 1,258   1,002 -37 -3.7%
 
Years of Age 10,737 13,112 13,980
Younger than 22 226 1.4% 251   291 -65 -22.3%
22-24 413 2.6% 527   587 -174 -29.6%
25-34 2,160 13.5% 2,664   2,825 -665 -23.5%
35-44 2,379 14.9% 2,861   3,183 -804 -25.3%
45-54 2,236 14.0% 2,721   3,043 -807 -26.5%
55-59 1,071 6.7% 1,255   1,397 -326 -23.3%
60-64 778 4.9% 890   1,018 -240 -23.6%
65 and older 572 3.6% 781   763 -191 -25.0%
Information Not Available 902 5.6% 1,162   873 29 3.3%
 
Industry 10,737 13,112 13,980
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 93 0.9% 88   116 -23 -19.8%
Mining 65 0.6% 72   85 -20 -23.5%
Utilities 27 0.2% 20   22 5 22.7%
Construction 720 6.6% 775   1,052 -332 -31.6%
Manufacturing 1,439 13.3% 1,444   1,610 -171 -10.6%
Wholesale Trade 515 4.8% 485   602 -87 -14.5%
Retail Trade 1,120 10.3% 1,237   1,532 -412 -26.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 314 2.9% 350   453 -139 -30.7%
Information 135 1.2% 153   150 -15 -10.0%
Finance and Insurance 192 1.8% 173   224 -32 -14.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 135 1.2% 130   130 5 3.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 496 4.6% 506   578 -82 -14.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 84 0.8% 78   153 -69 -45.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,305 12.0% 1,606   1,881 -576 -30.6%
Educational Services 258 2.4% 367   367 -109 -29.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,283 11.8% 2,100   1,633 -350 -21.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 62 0.6% 77   73 -11 -15.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 615 5.7% 1,163   962 -347 -36.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 229 2.1% 289   382 -153 -40.1%
Public Administration 183 1.7% 207   263 -80 -30.4%
Information Not Available 1,467 13.5% 1,792   1,712 -245 -14.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 30,434 31,921 33,657
Male 15,808 51.9% 16,123   17,640 -1,832 -10.4%
Female 14,614 48.0% 15,773   16,005 -1,391 -8.7%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 25   12 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 30,434 31,921 33,657
Hispanic or Latino 12,953 42.6% 14,192   15,097 -2,144 -14.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,952 36.0% 11,484   12,355 -1,403 -11.4%
Information Not Available 6,529 21.5% 6,245   6,205 324 5.2%
 
Race 30,434 31,921 33,657
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,609 5.3% 1,751   1,664 -55 -3.3%
Asian 2,841 9.3% 2,320   2,466 375 15.2%
Black or African American 2,177 7.2% 2,227   2,445 -268 -11.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 246 0.8% 265   236 10 4.2%
White 12,134 39.9% 12,856   14,646 -2,512 -17.2%
Information Not Available 11,427 37.5% 12,502   12,200 -773 -6.3%
 
Years of Age 30,434 31,921 33,657
Younger than 22 671 1.7% 666   745 -74 -9.9%
22-24 1,323 3.3% 1,445   1,605 -282 -17.6%
25-34 6,823 17.1% 7,024   7,411 -588 -7.9%
35-44 6,293 15.8% 6,656   6,880 -587 -8.5%
45-54 7,046 17.7% 7,473   8,092 -1,046 -12.9%
55-59 3,706 9.3% 3,858   4,080 -374 -9.2%
60-64 2,722 6.8% 2,810   2,878 -156 -5.4%
65 and older 1,850 4.6% 1,989   1,966 -116 -5.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 30,434 31,921 33,657
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 6,473 17.5% 7,260   7,151 -678 -9.5%
Mining 38 0.1% 41   47 -9 -19.1%
Utilities 35 0.1% 35   39 -4 -10.3%
Construction 1,449 3.9% 1,412   1,322 127 9.6%
Manufacturing 1,267 3.4% 1,335   1,635 -368 -22.5%
Wholesale Trade 956 2.6% 928   1,152 -196 -17.0%
Retail Trade 1,852 5.0% 1,835   2,138 -286 -13.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 751 2.0% 761   748 3 0.4%
Information 395 1.1% 396   443 -48 -10.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,101 3.0% 1,107   1,182 -81 -6.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 385 1.0% 382   491 -106 -21.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,349 3.7% 1,414   1,583 -234 -14.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 134 0.4% 142   86 48 55.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,166 8.6% 3,254   3,790 -624 -16.5%
Educational Services 657 1.8% 850   800 -143 -17.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,265 6.1% 2,661   2,501 -236 -9.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 305 0.8% 331   315 -10 -3.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,358 3.7% 1,731   1,480 -122 -8.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 486 1.3% 490   570 -84 -14.7%
Public Administration 482 1.3% 597   585 -103 -17.6%
Information Not Available 5,530 15.0% 4,959   5,599 -69 -1.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 303,121 320,668 336,839
Male 150,142 49.5% 160,235   169,334 -19,192 -11.3%
Female 152,979 50.5% 160,334   167,505 -14,526 -8.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 99   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 303,121 320,668 336,839
Hispanic or Latino 123,928 40.9% 128,188   136,988 -13,060 -9.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 150,730 49.7% 161,419   167,987 -17,257 -10.3%
Information Not Available 28,463 9.4% 31,061   31,864 -3,401 -10.7%
 
Race 303,121 320,668 336,839
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,543 0.8% 2,367   3,177 -634 -20.0%
Asian 27,094 8.9% 31,258   31,287 -4,193 -13.4%
Black or African American 24,649 8.1% 28,694   30,902 -6,253 -20.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 96,443 31.8% 99,099   102,621 -6,178 -6.0%
Information Not Available 152,392 50.3% 159,250   168,852 -16,460 -9.7%
 
Years of Age 303,121 320,668 336,839
Younger than 22 5,282 1.4% 5,226   7,509 -2,227 -29.7%
22-24 12,520 3.3% 14,495   14,440 -1,920 -13.3%
25-34 75,511 20.0% 77,603   84,811 -9,300 -11.0%
35-44 67,295 17.9% 67,052   69,794 -2,499 -3.6%
45-54 67,002 17.8% 71,490   75,859 -8,857 -11.7%
55-59 31,496 8.4% 34,512   37,640 -6,144 -16.3%
60-64 22,790 6.0% 29,681   27,725 -4,935 -17.8%
65 and older 21,225 5.6% 20,609   19,061 2,164 11.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 303,121 320,668 336,839
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 32,767 9.8% 36,879   39,373 -6,606 -16.8%
Mining 1,076 0.3% 789   385 691 179.5%
Utilities 1,174 0.3% 986   1,155 19 1.6%
Construction 24,453 7.3% 23,370   20,505 3,948 19.3%
Manufacturing 24,453 7.3% 23,666   26,088 -1,635 -6.3%
Wholesale Trade 2,054 0.6% 1,874   1,348 706 52.4%
Retail Trade 21,910 6.5% 23,961   23,297 -1,387 -6.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 8,412 2.5% 9,466   11,456 -3,044 -26.6%
Information 23,084 6.9% 30,469   28,591 -5,507 -19.3%
Finance and Insurance 6,553 2.0% 5,719   6,546 7 0.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,837 0.8% 2,958   2,792 45 1.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,629 2.3% 7,691   7,605 24 0.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 56,340 16.8% 64,981   76,438 -20,098 -26.3%
Educational Services 18,878 5.6% 22,581   25,703 -6,825 -26.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 23,084 6.9% 22,679   23,874 -790 -3.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4,695 1.4% 4,339   5,006 -311 -6.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 15,650 4.7% 14,594   15,114 536 3.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 6,064 1.8% 6,607   7,701 -1,637 -21.3%
Public Administration 3,619 1.1% 3,451   3,369 250 7.4%
Information Not Available 18,389 5.5% 13,608   10,493 7,896 75.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 16,877 19,396 21,517
Male 8,310 49.2% 9,372   10,593 -2,283 -21.6%
Female 8,567 50.8% 10,024   10,923 -2,356 -21.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 16,877 19,396 21,517
Hispanic or Latino 3,235 19.2% 3,829   4,076 -841 -20.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,956 70.8% 13,644   15,241 -3,285 -21.6%
Information Not Available 1,686 10.0% 1,923   2,200 -514 -23.4%
 
Race 16,877 19,396 21,517
American Indian or Alaskan Native 321 1.9% 394   414 -93 -22.5%
Asian 341 2.0% 408   512 -171 -33.4%
Black or African American 1,184 7.0% 1,356   1,504 -320 -21.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 69 0.4% 78   101 -32 -31.7%
White 11,912 70.6% 13,607   15,003 -3,091 -20.6%
Information Not Available 3,050 18.1% 3,553   3,983 -933 -23.4%
 
Years of Age 16,877 19,396 21,517
Younger than 22 128 0.5% 176   210 -82 -39.0%
22-24 387 1.4% 503   488 -101 -20.7%
25-34 3,454 12.7% 4,017   4,490 -1,036 -23.1%
35-44 4,013 14.8% 4,575   4,917 -904 -18.4%
45-54 4,027 14.9% 4,588   5,139 -1,112 -21.6%
55-59 2,105 7.8% 2,406   2,820 -715 -25.4%
60-64 1,688 6.2% 1,924   2,099 -411 -19.6%
65 and older 1,073 4.0% 1,206   1,352 -279 -20.6%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 1   2 0 0.0%
 
Industry 16,877 19,396 21,517
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 165 1.0% 163   184 -19 -10.3%
Mining 156 0.9% 154   164 -8 -4.9%
Utilities 41 0.2% 41   46 -5 -10.9%
Construction 1,375 8.1% 1,563   1,646 -271 -16.5%
Manufacturing 1,156 6.8% 1,253   1,649 -493 -29.9%
Wholesale Trade 928 5.4% 981   1,060 -132 -12.5%
Retail Trade 1,510 8.9% 1,670   1,846 -336 -18.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 504 3.0% 620   708 -204 -28.8%
Information 720 4.2% 781   955 -235 -24.6%
Finance and Insurance 854 5.0% 956   1,083 -229 -21.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 420 2.5% 454   530 -110 -20.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,849 10.8% 2,132   2,450 -601 -24.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 179 1.1% 225   234 -55 -23.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,820 10.7% 2,063   2,477 -657 -26.5%
Educational Services 623 3.7% 767   846 -223 -26.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,937 11.4% 2,385   2,288 -351 -15.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 314 1.8% 376   372 -58 -15.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,107 6.5% 1,442   1,425 -318 -22.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 464 2.7% 534   549 -85 -15.5%
Public Administration 333 2.0% 387   440 -107 -24.3%
Information Not Available 422 2.5% 449   565 -143 -25.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 37,082 37,580 40,297
Male 16,336 44.1% 16,721   18,604 -2,268 -12.2%
Female 20,746 55.9% 20,859   21,693 -947 -4.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 37,082 37,580 40,297
Hispanic or Latino 6,936 18.7% 6,837   7,058 -122 -1.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 30,146 81.3% 30,743   33,239 -3,093 -9.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 37,082 37,580 40,297
American Indian or Alaskan Native 133 0.4% 141   150 -17 -11.3%
Asian 687 1.9% 722   752 -65 -8.6%
Black or African American 6,740 18.2% 6,842   7,084 -344 -4.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 20,170 54.4% 20,561   22,069 -1,899 -8.6%
Information Not Available 9,352 25.2% 9,314   10,242 -890 -8.7%
 
Years of Age 37,082 37,580 40,297
Younger than 22 483 0.9% 455   593 -110 -18.5%
22-24 1,263 2.4% 1,304   1,414 -151 -10.7%
25-34 7,617 14.2% 7,801   8,527 -910 -10.7%
35-44 7,379 13.8% 7,573   7,883 -504 -6.4%
45-54 8,444 15.8% 8,448   9,350 -906 -9.7%
55-59 4,580 8.6% 4,561   4,923 -343 -7.0%
60-64 3,753 7.0% 3,835   3,990 -237 -5.9%
65 and older 3,563 6.7% 3,603   3,617 -54 -1.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 37,082 37,580 40,297
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 108 0.3% 97   131 -23 -17.6%
Mining 7 0.0% 4   11 -4 -36.4%
Utilities 51 0.1% 49   45 6 13.3%
Construction 2,139 5.8% 2,284   2,511 -372 -14.8%
Manufacturing 2,685 7.2% 2,823   3,184 -499 -15.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,293 3.5% 1,391   1,451 -158 -10.9%
Retail Trade 3,717 10.0% 3,976   4,067 -350 -8.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 7,070 19.0% 6,156   6,900 170 2.5%
Information 505 1.4% 522   823 -318 -38.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,222 3.3% 1,313   1,409 -187 -13.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 456 1.2% 460   497 -41 -8.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,941 5.2% 2,040   2,081 -140 -6.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 377 1.0% 408   299 78 26.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,254 8.7% 3,471   3,643 -389 -10.7%
Educational Services 1,519 4.1% 1,502   1,651 -132 -8.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,196 11.3% 4,349   4,520 -324 -7.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 589 1.6% 606   615 -26 -4.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,124 11.1% 4,191   4,312 -188 -4.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 997 2.7% 1,039   1,112 -115 -10.3%
Public Administration 437 1.2% 457   530 -93 -17.5%
Information Not Available 395 1.1% 442   505 -110 -21.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,207 8,214 9,216
Male 3,593 43.8% 3,582   3,925 -332 -8.5%
Female 4,611 56.2% 4,632   5,291 -680 -12.9%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 0   0 3 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,207 8,214 9,216
Hispanic or Latino 681 8.3% 651   744 -63 -8.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,503 91.4% 7,525   8,443 -940 -11.1%
Information Not Available 23 0.3% 38   29 -6 -20.7%
 
Race 8,207 8,214 9,216
American Indian or Alaskan Native 34 0.4% 38   42 -8 -19.0%
Asian 166 2.0% 187   250 -84 -33.6%
Black or African American 5,849 71.3% 5,857   6,270 -421 -6.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 20 0.2% 22   23 -3 -13.0%
White 1,345 16.4% 1,334   1,756 -411 -23.4%
Information Not Available 793 9.7% 776   875 -82 -9.4%
 
Years of Age 8,207 8,214 9,216
Younger than 22 107 1.2% 101   139 -32 -23.0%
22-24 332 3.7% 330   470 -138 -29.4%
25-34 2,322 26.1% 2,331   2,658 -336 -12.6%
35-44 1,885 21.2% 1,848   2,047 -162 -7.9%
45-54 1,664 18.7% 1,720   1,870 -206 -11.0%
55-59 846 9.5% 842   905 -59 -6.5%
60-64 642 7.2% 644   673 -31 -4.6%
65 and older 409 4.6% 398   454 -45 -9.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,207 8,214 9,216
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Construction 5 0.1% 3   6 -1 -16.7%
Manufacturing 4 0.0% 3   0 4 0.0%
Wholesale Trade 3 0.0% 0   3 0 0.0%
Retail Trade 12 0.1% 15   24 -12 -50.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 14 0.2% 13   8 6 75.0%
Information 3 0.0% 4   2 1 50.0%
Finance and Insurance 6 0.1% 5   8 -2 -25.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 5 0.1% 6   7 -2 -28.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 16 0.2% 25   53 -37 -69.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 2   2 -2 -100.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 18 0.2% 21   51 -33 -64.7%
Educational Services 9 0.1% 7   14 -5 -35.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 8 0.1% 6   15 -7 -46.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2 0.0% 4   1 1 100.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 23 0.3% 21   35 -12 -34.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 8 0.1% 14   27 -19 -70.4%
Public Administration 4 0.0% 3   4 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 8,067 98.3% 8,062   8,956 -889 -9.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 5,324 5,397 6,040
Male 2,080 39.1% 2,100   2,468 -388 -15.7%
Female 2,814 52.9% 2,862   3,197 -383 -12.0%
Information Not Available 430 8.1% 435   375 55 14.7%
 
Ethnicity 5,324 5,397 6,040
Hispanic or Latino 393 7.4% 388   415 -22 -5.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,502 84.5% 4,574   5,250 -748 -14.2%
Information Not Available 430 8.1% 435   375 55 14.7%
 
Race 5,324 5,397 6,040
American Indian or Alaskan Native 11 0.2% 16   21 -10 -47.6%
Asian 73 1.4% 92   85 -12 -14.1%
Black or African American 2,334 43.8% 2,377   2,689 -355 -13.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9 0.2% 8   4 5 125.0%
White 2,546 47.8% 2,560   2,957 -411 -13.9%
Information Not Available 352 6.6% 342   289 63 21.8%
 
Years of Age 5,324 5,397 6,040
Younger than 22 90 1.2% 79   106 -16 -15.1%
22-24 201 2.7% 222   275 -74 -26.9%
25-34 1,204 16.4% 1,254   1,514 -310 -20.5%
35-44 1,119 15.2% 1,102   1,229 -110 -9.0%
45-54 1,204 16.4% 1,226   1,307 -103 -7.9%
55-59 609 8.3% 640   674 -65 -9.6%
60-64 527 7.2% 500   532 -5 -0.9%
65 and older 297 4.0% 299   338 -41 -12.1%
Information Not Available 73 1.0% 75   65 8 12.3%
 
Industry 5,324 5,397 6,040
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 6 0.1% 4   4 2 50.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
Utilities 6 0.1% 4   13 -7 -53.8%
Construction 241 4.5% 242   255 -14 -5.5%
Manufacturing 254 4.8% 279   367 -113 -30.8%
Wholesale Trade 160 3.0% 152   175 -15 -8.6%
Retail Trade 794 14.9% 773   870 -76 -8.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 239 4.5% 246   239 0 0.0%
Information 60 1.1% 65   87 -27 -31.0%
Finance and Insurance 557 10.5% 573   532 25 4.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 111 2.1% 106   108 3 2.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 380 7.1% 358   475 -95 -20.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 19 0.4% 30   36 -17 -47.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 929 17.4% 1,004   1,109 -180 -16.2%
Educational Services 141 2.6% 132   207 -66 -31.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 724 13.6% 744   783 -59 -7.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 56 1.1% 83   57 -1 -1.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 461 8.6% 437   534 -73 -13.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 124 2.3% 108   125 -1 -0.8%
Public Administration 41 0.8% 35   51 -10 -19.6%
Information Not Available 21 0.4% 22   11 10 90.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 43,628 47,880 54,113
Male 19,283 44.2% 20,458   24,168 -4,885 -20.2%
Female 24,288 55.7% 27,398   29,891 -5,603 -18.7%
Information Not Available 57 0.1% 24   54 3 5.6%
 
Ethnicity 43,628 47,880 54,113
Hispanic or Latino 11,409 26.2% 12,124   14,274 -2,865 -20.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 28,711 65.8% 32,024   35,774 -7,063 -19.7%
Information Not Available 3,508 8.0% 3,732   4,065 -557 -13.7%
 
Race 43,628 47,880 54,113
American Indian or Alaskan Native 266 0.6% 244   316 -50 -15.8%
Asian 568 1.3% 679   826 -258 -31.2%
Black or African American 12,729 29.2% 14,083   15,663 -2,934 -18.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 220 0.5% 189   202 18 8.9%
White 25,007 57.3% 27,648   31,410 -6,403 -20.4%
Information Not Available 4,838 11.1% 5,037   5,696 -858 -15.1%
 
Years of Age 43,628 47,880 54,113
Younger than 22 372 0.6% 429   478 -106 -22.2%
22-24 1,123 1.7% 1,120   1,473 -350 -23.8%
25-34 7,985 12.3% 8,690   10,082 -2,097 -20.8%
35-44 8,876 13.7% 9,732   10,990 -2,114 -19.2%
45-54 9,372 14.5% 10,563   12,183 -2,811 -23.1%
55-59 5,007 7.7% 5,556   6,180 -1,173 -19.0%
60-64 3,797 5.9% 4,066   4,456 -659 -14.8%
65 and older 3,011 4.6% 3,440   3,559 -548 -15.4%
Information Not Available 4,085 6.3% 4,284   4,712 -627 -13.3%
 
Industry 43,628 47,880 54,113
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 2,333 5.1% 1,751   2,541 -208 -8.2%
Mining 18 0.0% 24   55 -37 -67.3%
Utilities 62 0.1% 74   91 -29 -31.9%
Construction 2,171 4.7% 2,457   2,888 -717 -24.8%
Manufacturing 1,726 3.8% 1,799   2,265 -539 -23.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,738 3.8% 1,685   1,959 -221 -11.3%
Retail Trade 3,741 8.1% 4,182   4,900 -1,159 -23.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,363 3.0% 1,928   2,096 -733 -35.0%
Information 794 1.7% 878   894 -100 -11.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,809 3.9% 1,837   2,108 -299 -14.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 870 1.9% 807   993 -123 -12.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,049 6.6% 3,482   3,856 -807 -20.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 534 1.2% 524   451 83 18.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,178 15.6% 7,775   9,380 -2,202 -23.5%
Educational Services 1,629 3.5% 2,031   2,003 -374 -18.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,285 9.3% 5,195   5,120 -835 -16.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,146 2.5% 1,166   1,235 -89 -7.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,392 7.4% 4,170   4,499 -1,107 -24.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,148 2.5% 1,286   1,446 -298 -20.6%
Public Administration 503 1.1% 586   678 -175 -25.8%
Information Not Available 4,139 9.0% 4,243   4,655 -516 -11.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 25,160 28,305 29,037
Male 10,299 40.9% 11,599   12,674 -2,375 -18.7%
Female 13,428 53.4% 15,230   14,821 -1,393 -9.4%
Information Not Available 1,433 5.7% 1,476   1,542 -109 -7.1%
 
Ethnicity 25,160 28,305 29,037
Hispanic or Latino 17 0.1% 71   11 6 54.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,710 94.2% 26,758   27,484 -3,774 -13.7%
Information Not Available 1,433 5.7% 1,476   1,542 -109 -7.1%
 
Race 25,160 28,305 29,037
American Indian or Alaskan Native 92 0.4% 131   127 -35 -27.6%
Asian 403 1.6% 501   465 -62 -13.3%
Black or African American 14,508 57.7% 16,566   16,469 -1,961 -11.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 8,724 34.7% 9,631   10,434 -1,710 -16.4%
Information Not Available 1,433 5.7% 1,476   1,542 -109 -7.1%
 
Years of Age 25,160 28,305 29,037
Younger than 22 446 1.4% 562   501 -55 -11.0%
22-24 965 3.0% 1,069   1,186 -221 -18.6%
25-34 6,037 18.8% 6,821   7,018 -981 -14.0%
35-44 6,238 19.4% 6,973   7,057 -819 -11.6%
45-54 5,890 18.4% 6,622   7,065 -1,175 -16.6%
55-59 2,661 8.3% 2,990   2,987 -326 -10.9%
60-64 1,798 5.6% 2,028   2,006 -208 -10.4%
65 and older 1,125 3.5% 1,240   1,217 -92 -7.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 25,160 28,305 29,037
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 271 1.1% 253   333 -62 -18.6%
Mining 23 0.1% 27   11 12 109.1%
Utilities 24 0.1% 21   26 -2 -7.7%
Construction 678 2.7% 718   1,196 -518 -43.3%
Manufacturing 1,528 6.0% 2,613   1,695 -167 -9.9%
Wholesale Trade 973 3.8% 952   1,158 -185 -16.0%
Retail Trade 1,902 7.5% 2,128   2,176 -274 -12.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 423 1.7% 395   551 -128 -23.2%
Information 429 1.7% 431   509 -80 -15.7%
Finance and Insurance 670 2.6% 792   809 -139 -17.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 277 1.1% 298   316 -39 -12.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,590 18.0% 5,148   5,136 -546 -10.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 49 0.2% 69   33 16 48.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 62 0.2% 67   96 -34 -35.4%
Educational Services 644 2.5% 646   720 -76 -10.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,219 4.8% 1,542   1,363 -144 -10.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,131 4.4% 1,196   1,207 -76 -6.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 158 0.6% 241   231 -73 -31.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 388 1.5% 387   365 23 6.3%
Public Administration 235 0.9% 230   301 -66 -21.9%
Information Not Available 9,486 37.3% 10,151   10,805 -1,319 -12.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,413 7,095 7,212
Male 4,248 66.2% 4,466   4,959 -711 -14.3%
Female 2,164 33.7% 2,628   2,252 -88 -3.9%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,413 7,095 7,212
Hispanic or Latino 449 7.0% 498   530 -81 -15.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,445 69.3% 4,878   4,765 -320 -6.7%
Information Not Available 1,519 23.7% 1,719   1,917 -398 -20.8%
 
Race 6,413 7,095 7,212
American Indian or Alaskan Native 46 0.7% 49   53 -7 -13.2%
Asian 2,022 31.5% 2,158   2,219 -197 -8.9%
Black or African American 116 1.8% 136   127 -11 -8.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,900 29.6% 2,191   2,351 -451 -19.2%
White 1,464 22.8% 1,600   1,516 -52 -3.4%
Information Not Available 865 13.5% 961   946 -81 -8.6%
 
Years of Age 6,413 7,095 7,212
Younger than 22 73 1.0% 92   110 -37 -33.6%
22-24 229 3.2% 246   279 -50 -17.9%
25-34 1,361 18.7% 1,473   1,598 -237 -14.8%
35-44 1,495 20.6% 1,628   1,712 -217 -12.7%
45-54 1,418 19.5% 1,585   1,639 -221 -13.5%
55-59 731 10.1% 806   757 -26 -3.4%
60-64 609 8.4% 677   662 -53 -8.0%
65 and older 497 6.8% 588   455 42 9.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,413 7,095 7,212
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 165 2.5% 171   132 33 25.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 1   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 11 0.2% 13   12 -1 -8.3%
Construction 2,152 32.7% 2,133   2,659 -507 -19.1%
Manufacturing 131 2.0% 150   123 8 6.5%
Wholesale Trade 88 1.3% 95   94 -6 -6.4%
Retail Trade 289 4.4% 303   326 -37 -11.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 200 3.0% 386   185 15 8.1%
Information 114 1.7% 171   190 -76 -40.0%
Finance and Insurance 85 1.3% 89   72 13 18.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 63 1.0% 55   87 -24 -27.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 257 3.9% 248   269 -12 -4.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 36 0.5% 31   43 -7 -16.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 699 10.6% 796   742 -43 -5.8%
Educational Services 83 1.3% 87   59 24 40.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 273 4.2% 473   335 -62 -18.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 63 1.0% 77   54 9 16.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 698 10.6% 763   546 152 27.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 124 1.9% 131   140 -16 -11.4%
Public Administration 79 1.2% 82   128 -49 -38.3%
Information Not Available 803 12.2% 840   1,016 -213 -21.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,315 13,747 15,500
Male 6,521 49.0% 6,395   7,743 -1,222 -15.8%
Female 6,623 49.7% 7,185   7,578 -955 -12.6%
Information Not Available 171 1.3% 167   179 -8 -4.5%
 
Ethnicity 13,315 13,747 15,500
Hispanic or Latino 1,124 8.4% 1,209   0 1,124 0.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,462 86.1% 11,820   0 11,462 0.0%
Information Not Available 729 5.5% 718   15,500 -14,771 -95.3%
 
Race 13,315 13,747 15,500
American Indian or Alaskan Native 281 2.1% 259   229 52 22.7%
Asian 181 1.4% 189   208 -27 -13.0%
Black or African American 1,167 8.8% 1,248   1,238 -71 -5.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 9,833 73.8% 10,124   9,671 162 1.7%
Information Not Available 1,853 13.9% 1,927   4,154 -2,301 -55.4%
 
Years of Age 13,315 13,747 15,500
Younger than 22 217 1.0% 206   274 -57 -20.8%
22-24 427 2.0% 409   565 -138 -24.4%
25-34 2,650 12.2% 2,747   3,260 -610 -18.7%
35-44 2,897 13.3% 3,039   3,457 -560 -16.2%
45-54 2,969 13.6% 3,050   3,501 -532 -15.2%
55-59 1,747 8.0% 1,796   1,903 -156 -8.2%
60-64 1,356 6.2% 1,419   1,470 -114 -7.8%
65 and older 1,046 4.8% 1,072   1,068 -22 -2.1%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 9   2 4 200.0%
 
Industry 13,315 13,747 15,500
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 146 1.1% 123   155 -9 -5.8%
Mining 18 0.1% 19   7 11 157.1%
Utilities 25 0.2% 20   25 0 0.0%
Construction 1,210 9.0% 1,279   1,694 -484 -28.6%
Manufacturing 2,892 21.5% 2,502   2,908 -16 -0.6%
Wholesale Trade 578 4.3% 550   696 -118 -17.0%
Retail Trade 1,037 7.7% 1,052   1,323 -286 -21.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 968 7.2% 978   1,057 -89 -8.4%
Information 431 3.2% 418   505 -74 -14.7%
Finance and Insurance 531 3.9% 563   544 -13 -2.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 132 1.0% 135   153 -21 -13.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 769 5.7% 844   829 -60 -7.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 83 0.6% 83   56 27 48.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,056 7.8% 1,127   1,402 -346 -24.7%
Educational Services 329 2.4% 392   411 -82 -20.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,304 9.7% 1,595   1,662 -358 -21.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 121 0.9% 128   144 -23 -16.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 974 7.2% 1,204   1,095 -121 -11.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 450 3.3% 446   500 -50 -10.0%
Public Administration 169 1.3% 193   201 -32 -15.9%
Information Not Available 92 0.7% 96   133 -41 -30.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,064 4,494 5,044
Male 1,903 46.8% 2,069   2,454 -551 -22.5%
Female 2,160 53.1% 2,424   2,589 -429 -16.6%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 4,064 4,494 5,044
Hispanic or Latino 420 10.3% 476   482 -62 -12.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,999 73.8% 3,360   3,836 -837 -21.8%
Information Not Available 645 15.9% 658   726 -81 -11.2%
 
Race 4,064 4,494 5,044
American Indian or Alaskan Native 269 4.0% 262   269 0 0.0%
Asian 70 1.0% 79   109 -39 -35.8%
Black or African American 69 1.0% 77   110 -41 -37.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 84 1.3% 69   71 13 18.3%
White 4,922 73.6% 5,584   7,782 -2,860 -36.8%
Information Not Available 1,275 19.1% 1,399   1,327 -52 -3.9%
 
Years of Age 4,064 4,494 5,044
Younger than 22 43 0.5% 54   72 -29 -40.3%
22-24 110 1.3% 134   165 -55 -33.3%
25-34 651 7.6% 776   854 -203 -23.8%
35-44 821 9.6% 918   1,040 -219 -21.1%
45-54 946 11.0% 1,056   1,203 -257 -21.4%
55-59 588 6.9% 628   672 -84 -12.5%
60-64 419 4.9% 421   502 -83 -16.5%
65 and older 486 5.7% 506   534 -48 -9.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Industry 4,064 4,494 5,044
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 75 1.8% 98   116 -41 -35.3%
Mining 15 0.4% 18   25 -10 -40.0%
Utilities 12 0.3% 5   8 4 50.0%
Construction 255 6.2% 284   356 -101 -28.4%
Manufacturing 518 12.5% 548   589 -71 -12.1%
Wholesale Trade 204 4.9% 153   240 -36 -15.0%
Retail Trade 379 9.2% 429   523 -144 -27.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 540 13.0% 613   575 -35 -6.1%
Information 56 1.4% 63   78 -22 -28.2%
Finance and Insurance 144 3.5% 140   161 -17 -10.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 45 1.1% 56   54 -9 -16.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 250 6.0% 241   330 -80 -24.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 19 0.5% 17   20 -1 -5.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 331 8.0% 409   469 -138 -29.4%
Educational Services 123 3.0% 112   128 -5 -3.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 450 10.9% 550   606 -156 -25.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 40 1.0% 43   38 2 5.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 190 4.6% 243   229 -39 -17.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 93 2.2% 149   134 -41 -30.6%
Public Administration 99 2.4% 120   124 -25 -20.2%
Information Not Available 226 5.5% 203   241 -15 -6.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 87,433 97,033 102,903
Male 42,017 48.1% 47,228   50,853 -8,836 -17.4%
Female 44,809 51.2% 49,038   51,396 -6,587 -12.8%
Information Not Available 607 0.7% 767   654 -47 -7.2%
 
Ethnicity 87,433 97,033 102,903
Hispanic or Latino 10,575 12.1% 12,304   12,722 -2,147 -16.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 67,965 77.7% 74,805   79,058 -11,093 -14.0%
Information Not Available 8,893 10.2% 9,924   11,123 -2,230 -20.0%
 
Race 87,433 97,033 102,903
American Indian or Alaskan Native 471 0.5% 507   493 -22 -4.5%
Asian 2,159 2.5% 2,644   2,728 -569 -20.9%
Black or African American 26,683 30.5% 27,973   29,926 -3,243 -10.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 234 0.3% 247   218 16 7.3%
White 49,756 56.9% 56,341   59,589 -9,833 -16.5%
Information Not Available 8,130 9.3% 9,321   9,949 -1,819 -18.3%
 
Years of Age 87,433 97,033 102,903
Younger than 22 913 0.7% 1,005   1,160 -247 -21.3%
22-24 2,631 2.0% 2,925   3,476 -845 -24.3%
25-34 18,136 14.1% 20,185   22,609 -4,473 -19.8%
35-44 20,216 15.7% 22,143   23,755 -3,539 -14.9%
45-54 20,947 16.3% 23,405   24,829 -3,882 -15.6%
55-59 10,939 8.5% 12,061   12,322 -1,383 -11.2%
60-64 8,298 6.4% 9,355   9,122 -824 -9.0%
65 and older 5,353 4.2% 5,954   5,630 -277 -4.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 87,433 97,033 102,903
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 257 0.3% 263   280 -23 -8.2%
Mining 82 0.1% 109   253 -171 -67.6%
Utilities 155 0.2% 136   114 41 36.0%
Construction 7,289 8.3% 8,734   8,590 -1,301 -15.1%
Manufacturing 7,709 8.8% 10,449   8,844 -1,135 -12.8%
Wholesale Trade 3,877 4.4% 4,206   5,172 -1,295 -25.0%
Retail Trade 7,302 8.3% 7,816   8,949 -1,647 -18.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 8,461 9.6% 8,265   8,774 -313 -3.6%
Information 1,770 2.0% 2,031   2,062 -292 -14.2%
Finance and Insurance 3,515 4.0% 3,645   4,367 -852 -19.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,333 1.5% 1,287   1,464 -131 -8.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,994 6.8% 6,730   7,262 -1,268 -17.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 738 0.8% 788   1,066 -328 -30.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 11,570 13.2% 13,102   14,087 -2,517 -17.9%
Educational Services 2,965 3.4% 3,280   3,937 -972 -24.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,949 7.9% 7,481   7,862 -913 -11.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,007 1.1% 1,201   1,069 -62 -5.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,877 7.8% 7,724   7,746 -869 -11.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,536 2.9% 2,493   2,850 -314 -11.0%
Public Administration 2,383 2.7% 2,117   2,259 124 5.5%
Information Not Available 4,664 5.3% 5,176   5,896 -1,232 -20.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,136 13,995 14,899
Male 6,661 50.7% 7,047   7,791 -1,130 -14.5%
Female 6,373 48.5% 6,865   7,016 -643 -9.2%
Information Not Available 102 0.8% 83   92 10 10.9%
 
Ethnicity 13,136 13,995 14,899
Hispanic or Latino 619 4.7% 646   602 17 2.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,040 76.4% 10,692   11,376 -1,336 -11.7%
Information Not Available 2,477 18.9% 2,657   2,921 -444 -15.2%
 
Race 13,136 13,995 14,899
American Indian or Alaskan Native 45 0.3% 60   65 -20 -30.8%
Asian 99 0.8% 115   138 -39 -28.3%
Black or African American 2,549 19.4% 2,649   2,699 -150 -5.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 26 0.2% 22   18 8 44.4%
White 9,382 71.4% 10,117   11,001 -1,619 -14.7%
Information Not Available 1,035 7.9% 1,032   978 57 5.8%
 
Years of Age 13,136 13,995 14,899
Younger than 22 119 0.6% 149   136 -17 -12.5%
22-24 320 1.5% 363   412 -92 -22.3%
25-34 2,586 12.1% 2,733   2,994 -408 -13.6%
35-44 3,357 15.7% 3,514   3,738 -381 -10.2%
45-54 3,367 15.7% 3,692   3,827 -460 -12.0%
55-59 1,678 7.8% 1,771   1,894 -216 -11.4%
60-64 1,110 5.2% 1,162   1,305 -195 -14.9%
65 and older 599 2.8% 611   593 6 1.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 13,136 13,995 14,899
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 40 0.3% 31   28 12 42.9%
Mining 10 0.1% 16   14 -4 -28.6%
Utilities 35 0.3% 26   33 2 6.1%
Construction 1,601 12.2% 1,598   1,699 -98 -5.8%
Manufacturing 2,489 18.9% 3,098   2,552 -63 -2.5%
Wholesale Trade 571 4.3% 588   607 -36 -5.9%
Retail Trade 1,147 8.7% 1,123   1,833 -686 -37.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 419 3.2% 552   500 -81 -16.2%
Information 254 1.9% 290   292 -38 -13.0%
Finance and Insurance 498 3.8% 487   487 11 2.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 224 1.7% 204   249 -25 -10.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 703 5.3% 717   817 -114 -14.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 143 1.1% 148   166 -23 -13.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,344 10.2% 1,363   1,458 -114 -7.8%
Educational Services 401 3.0% 402   468 -67 -14.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,145 8.7% 1,166   1,231 -86 -7.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 91 0.7% 106   119 -28 -23.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 440 3.3% 475   508 -68 -13.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 373 2.8% 365   396 -23 -5.8%
Public Administration 121 0.9% 129   119 2 1.7%
Information Not Available 1,087 8.2% 1,111   1,323 -236 -17.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,304 9,080 12,205
Male 4,128 49.7% 4,203   6,662 -2,534 -38.0%
Female 4,176 50.3% 4,877   5,543 -1,367 -24.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,304 9,080 12,205
Hispanic or Latino 698 8.4% 759   946 -248 -26.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,379 52.7% 4,792   7,000 -2,621 -37.4%
Information Not Available 3,227 38.9% 3,529   4,259 -1,032 -24.2%
 
Race 8,304 9,080 12,205
American Indian or Alaskan Native 127 1.5% 126   172 -45 -26.2%
Asian 89 1.1% 95   148 -59 -39.9%
Black or African American 1,899 22.9% 2,019   2,735 -836 -30.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 16 0.2% 19   24 -8 -33.3%
White 5,620 67.7% 6,239   8,520 -2,900 -34.0%
Information Not Available 553 6.7% 582   606 -53 -8.7%
 
Years of Age 8,304 9,080 12,205
Younger than 22 108 0.8% 142   176 -68 -38.6%
22-24 307 2.3% 341   426 -119 -27.9%
25-34 1,806 13.7% 2,025   2,681 -875 -32.6%
35-44 1,988 15.0% 2,103   3,086 -1,098 -35.6%
45-54 1,897 14.4% 2,021   2,879 -982 -34.1%
55-59 1,053 8.0% 1,136   1,380 -327 -23.7%
60-64 711 5.4% 793   997 -286 -28.7%
65 and older 434 3.3% 519   580 -146 -25.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,304 9,080 12,205
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 29 0.3% 35   48 -19 -39.6%
Mining 35 0.4% 53   88 -53 -60.2%
Utilities 7 0.1% 8   12 -5 -41.7%
Construction 935 11.2% 855   1,133 -198 -17.5%
Manufacturing 877 10.5% 894   3,098 -2,221 -71.7%
Wholesale Trade 352 4.2% 376   538 -186 -34.6%
Retail Trade 659 7.9% 643   789 -130 -16.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 338 4.1% 414   456 -118 -25.9%
Information 218 2.6% 206   228 -10 -4.4%
Finance and Insurance 325 3.9% 328   312 13 4.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 140 1.7% 148   184 -44 -23.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 651 7.8% 695   791 -140 -17.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 35 0.4% 38   52 -17 -32.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 931 11.2% 1,130   1,320 -389 -29.5%
Educational Services 247 3.0% 310   269 -22 -8.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,047 12.6% 1,228   1,211 -164 -13.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 73 0.9% 68   54 19 35.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 474 5.7% 724   609 -135 -22.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 203 2.4% 219   223 -20 -9.0%
Public Administration 242 2.9% 243   266 -24 -9.0%
Information Not Available 486 5.8% 465   524 -38 -7.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,866 22,580 19,044
Male 8,527 53.7% 12,135   10,120 -1,593 -15.7%
Female 7,339 46.3% 10,445   8,907 -1,568 -17.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   17 -17 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 15,866 22,580 19,044
Hispanic or Latino 43 0.3% 61   34 9 26.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 319 2.0% 454   511 -192 -37.6%
Information Not Available 15,504 97.7% 22,065   18,499 -2,995 -16.2%
 
Race 15,866 22,580 19,044
American Indian or Alaskan Native 120 0.8% 170   185 -65 -35.1%
Asian 107 0.7% 153   56 51 91.1%
Black or African American 3,074 19.4% 4,375   3,287 -213 -6.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0% 4   9 -6 -66.7%
White 12,417 78.3% 17,672   15,275 -2,858 -18.7%
Information Not Available 145 0.9% 206   232 -87 -37.5%
 
Years of Age 15,866 22,580 19,044
Younger than 22 101 0.4% 301   262 -161 -61.5%
22-24 454 1.7% 817   739 -285 -38.6%
25-34 3,608 13.4% 5,279   3,932 -324 -8.2%
35-44 3,777 14.0% 5,423   4,813 -1,036 -21.5%
45-54 3,740 13.9% 5,406   4,525 -785 -17.3%
55-59 1,887 7.0% 2,533   2,174 -287 -13.2%
60-64 1,353 5.0% 1,725   1,525 -172 -11.3%
65 and older 936 3.5% 1,083   1,074 -138 -12.8%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 13   0 10 0.0%
 
Industry 15,866 22,580 19,044
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 18 0.1% 26   30 -12 -40.0%
Mining 153 1.0% 218   133 20 15.0%
Utilities 9 0.1% 13   34 -25 -73.5%
Construction 1,365 8.6% 1,943   1,598 -233 -14.6%
Manufacturing 5,222 32.9% 7,415   4,202 1,020 24.3%
Wholesale Trade 644 4.1% 908   902 -258 -28.6%
Retail Trade 1,055 6.6% 1,489   1,581 -526 -33.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 638 4.0% 900   795 -157 -19.7%
Information 120 0.8% 170   305 -185 -60.7%
Finance and Insurance 448 2.8% 629   649 -201 -31.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 187 1.2% 266   249 -62 -24.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 703 4.4% 1,000   1,096 -393 -35.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 31 0.2% 44   99 -68 -68.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,283 8.1% 1,825   1,706 -423 -24.8%
Educational Services 617 3.9% 869   576 41 7.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,372 8.6% 1,943   1,912 -540 -28.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 144 0.9% 205   254 -110 -43.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 743 4.7% 1,031   1,040 -297 -28.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 255 1.6% 345   335 -80 -23.9%
Public Administration 193 1.2% 275   438 -245 -55.9%
Information Not Available 666 4.2% 1,066   1,110 -444 -40.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,641 19,148 22,188
Male 7,432 42.1% 7,448   9,559 -2,127 -22.3%
Female 10,164 57.6% 11,656   12,575 -2,411 -19.2%
Information Not Available 45 0.3% 44   54 -9 -16.7%
 
Ethnicity 17,641 19,148 22,188
Hispanic or Latino 704 4.0% 679   780 -76 -9.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,606 94.1% 18,127   20,980 -4,374 -20.8%
Information Not Available 331 1.9% 342   428 -97 -22.7%
 
Race 17,641 19,148 22,188
American Indian or Alaskan Native 114 0.6% 125   119 -5 -4.2%
Asian 92 0.5% 112   131 -39 -29.8%
Black or African American 9,227 52.3% 10,568   11,408 -2,181 -19.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 299 1.7% 268   345 -46 -13.3%
White 6,688 37.9% 6,845   8,637 -1,949 -22.6%
Information Not Available 1,221 6.9% 1,230   1,548 -327 -21.1%
 
Years of Age 17,641 19,148 22,188
Younger than 22 284 1.2% 339   402 -118 -29.4%
22-24 670 2.9% 690   913 -243 -26.6%
25-34 4,095 17.9% 4,337   5,469 -1,374 -25.1%
35-44 4,202 18.3% 4,573   5,240 -1,038 -19.8%
45-54 4,015 17.5% 4,221   4,895 -880 -18.0%
55-59 1,970 8.6% 2,157   2,447 -477 -19.5%
60-64 1,405 6.1% 1,636   1,709 -304 -17.8%
65 and older 1,000 4.4% 1,195   1,113 -113 -10.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 17,641 19,148 22,188
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 103 0.6% 120   132 -29 -22.0%
Mining 238 1.3% 202   242 -4 -1.7%
Utilities 61 0.3% 57   37 24 64.9%
Construction 2,921 16.5% 2,782   3,105 -184 -5.9%
Manufacturing 1,090 6.1% 1,105   1,387 -297 -21.4%
Wholesale Trade 409 2.3% 392   514 -105 -20.4%
Retail Trade 1,389 7.8% 1,436   1,510 -121 -8.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 650 3.7% 878   944 -294 -31.1%
Information 262 1.5% 240   256 6 2.3%
Finance and Insurance 447 2.5% 465   432 15 3.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 243 1.4% 258   325 -82 -25.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 867 4.9% 890   1,045 -178 -17.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 70 0.4% 61   69 1 1.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,460 8.2% 1,477   1,736 -276 -15.9%
Educational Services 628 3.5% 974   792 -164 -20.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,046 11.5% 2,518   2,311 -265 -11.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 298 1.7% 268   307 -9 -2.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,593 9.0% 1,775   1,746 -153 -8.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 491 2.8% 703   617 -126 -20.4%
Public Administration 319 1.8% 422   412 -93 -22.6%
Information Not Available 2,056 11.6% 2,125   4,269 -2,213 -51.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 55,126 53,971 58,827
Male 27,369 49.6% 26,617   28,781 -1,412 -4.9%
Female 27,754 50.3% 27,349   30,040 -2,286 -7.6%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 5   6 -3 -50.0%
 
Ethnicity 55,126 53,971 58,827
Hispanic or Latino 7,454 13.5% 7,451   7,928 -474 -6.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 44,152 80.1% 43,108   47,469 -3,317 -7.0%
Information Not Available 3,520 6.4% 3,412   3,430 90 2.6%
 
Race 55,126 53,971 58,827
American Indian or Alaskan Native 284 0.5% 277   276 8 2.9%
Asian 2,002 3.6% 2,134   2,259 -257 -11.4%
Black or African American 6,241 11.3% 5,827   6,489 -248 -3.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 154 0.3% 139   140 14 10.0%
White 38,221 69.3% 37,515   41,102 -2,881 -7.0%
Information Not Available 8,224 14.9% 8,079   8,561 -337 -3.9%
 
Years of Age 55,126 53,971 58,827
Younger than 22 649 0.7% 673   763 -114 -14.9%
22-24 1,633 1.9% 1,624   2,131 -498 -23.4%
25-34 10,692 12.2% 10,758   12,009 -1,317 -11.0%
35-44 11,079 12.6% 11,115   11,976 -897 -7.5%
45-54 13,362 15.2% 13,002   14,241 -879 -6.2%
55-59 7,081 8.1% 6,768   7,193 -112 -1.6%
60-64 5,717 6.5% 5,425   5,796 -79 -1.4%
65 and older 4,913 5.6% 4,606   4,718 195 4.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 55,126 53,971 58,827
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 219 0.4% 234   249 -30 -12.0%
Mining 17 0.0% 29   19 -2 -10.5%
Utilities 1,171 2.1% 295   205 966 471.2%
Construction 3,675 6.6% 3,963   3,859 -184 -4.8%
Manufacturing 3,908 7.1% 3,893   4,492 -584 -13.0%
Wholesale Trade 2,245 4.1% 2,313   2,711 -466 -17.2%
Retail Trade 4,297 7.8% 4,382   4,809 -512 -10.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 5,787 10.5% 4,903   5,717 70 1.2%
Information 1,158 2.1% 1,255   1,416 -258 -18.2%
Finance and Insurance 2,251 4.1% 2,174   2,154 97 4.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 778 1.4% 805   882 -104 -11.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,651 8.4% 4,729   5,340 -689 -12.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 264 0.5% 280   326 -62 -19.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,549 8.2% 4,796   5,015 -466 -9.3%
Educational Services 1,754 3.2% 1,681   1,743 11 0.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,969 10.8% 5,803   6,447 -478 -7.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 558 1.0% 624   681 -123 -18.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,516 10.0% 5,567   5,782 -266 -4.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,897 5.2% 2,864   3,039 -142 -4.7%
Public Administration 1,703 3.1% 1,576   1,975 -272 -13.8%
Information Not Available 1,759 3.2% 1,805   1,966 -207 -10.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 30,476 31,037 36,534
Male 10,925 35.8% 11,617   13,140 -2,215 -16.9%
Female 12,967 42.5% 13,581   15,316 -2,349 -15.3%
Information Not Available 6,584 21.6% 5,839   8,078 -1,494 -18.5%
 
Ethnicity 30,476 31,037 36,534
Hispanic or Latino 1,082 3.6% 1,218   1,210 -128 -10.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 21,975 72.1% 23,096   26,335 -4,360 -16.6%
Information Not Available 7,419 24.3% 6,723   8,989 -1,570 -17.5%
 
Race 30,476 31,037 36,534
American Indian or Alaskan Native 106 0.3% 118   117 -11 -9.4%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 11,548 37.9% 12,063   13,776 -2,228 -16.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 37 0.1% 47   51 -14 -27.5%
White 10,284 33.7% 10,868   12,391 -2,107 -17.0%
Information Not Available 8,501 27.9% 7,941   10,199 -1,698 -16.6%
 
Years of Age 30,476 31,037 36,534
Younger than 22 325 0.8% 338   441 -116 -26.3%
22-24 845 2.2% 884   1,150 -305 -26.5%
25-34 5,398 14.0% 5,786   6,623 -1,225 -18.5%
35-44 5,136 13.3% 5,467   5,865 -729 -12.4%
45-54 5,225 13.5% 5,423   6,395 -1,170 -18.3%
55-59 2,851 7.4% 2,961   3,283 -432 -13.2%
60-64 2,160 5.6% 2,267   2,512 -352 -14.0%
65 and older 1,951 5.1% 2,071   2,187 -236 -10.8%
Information Not Available 6,585 17.1% 5,840   8,078 -1,493 -18.5%
 
Industry 30,476 31,037 36,534
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 15 0.0% 30   44 -29 -65.9%
Mining 39 0.1% 23   8 31 387.5%
Utilities 31 0.1% 25   36 -5 -13.9%
Construction 2,163 7.1% 2,277   2,340 -177 -7.6%
Manufacturing 243 0.8% 251   204 39 19.1%
Wholesale Trade 749 2.5% 767   907 -158 -17.4%
Retail Trade 908 3.0% 1,017   1,094 -186 -17.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,766 9.1% 2,453   2,973 -207 -7.0%
Information 366 1.2% 366   520 -154 -29.6%
Finance and Insurance 812 2.7% 863   990 -178 -18.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 599 2.0% 640   576 23 4.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,221 7.3% 2,272   2,662 -441 -16.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 101 0.3% 98   136 -35 -25.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,160 10.4% 3,260   3,621 -461 -12.7%
Educational Services 1,031 3.4% 1,131   1,407 -376 -26.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,484 8.1% 2,718   3,099 -615 -19.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 344 1.1% 421   375 -31 -8.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,674 5.5% 2,081   2,277 -603 -26.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 632 2.1% 681   751 -119 -15.8%
Public Administration 419 1.4% 422   531 -112 -21.1%
Information Not Available 9,719 31.9% 9,241   11,983 -2,264 -18.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 3,769 4,562 3,834
Male 1,615 42.8% 2,220   1,842 -227 -12.3%
Female 1,831 48.6% 2,029   1,992 -161 -8.1%
Information Not Available 323 8.6% 313   0 323 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 3,769 4,562 3,834
Hispanic or Latino 69 1.8% 85   48 21 43.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,565 94.6% 4,247   3,387 178 5.3%
Information Not Available 135 3.6% 230   399 -264 -66.2%
 
Race 3,769 4,562 3,834
American Indian or Alaskan Native 58 1.5% 64   54 4 7.4%
Asian 39 1.0% 67   26 13 50.0%
Black or African American 73 1.9% 101   61 12 19.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 11 0.3% 13   0 11 0.0%
White 3,493 92.7% 4,150   3,538 -45 -1.3%
Information Not Available 95 2.5% 167   155 -60 -38.7%
 
Years of Age 3,769 4,562 3,834
Younger than 22 43 0.6% 44   91 -48 -52.7%
22-24 84 1.2% 114   118 -34 -28.8%
25-34 673 9.8% 820   762 -89 -11.7%
35-44 783 11.4% 890   786 -3 -0.4%
45-54 948 13.8% 1,179   895 53 5.9%
55-59 526 7.7% 668   526 0 0.0%
60-64 406 5.9% 498   389 17 4.4%
65 and older 306 4.5% 349   267 39 14.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 3,769 4,562 3,834
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 52 1.4% 59   85 -33 -38.8%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 16 0.4% 19   5 11 220.0%
Construction 66 1.7% 267   176 -110 -62.5%
Manufacturing 294 7.7% 833   351 -57 -16.2%
Wholesale Trade 116 3.0% 127   111 5 4.5%
Retail Trade 432 11.3% 308   408 24 5.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 234 6.1% 234   213 21 9.9%
Information 56 1.5% 54   35 21 60.0%
Finance and Insurance 142 3.7% 143   73 69 94.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 25 0.7% 21   33 -8 -24.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 191 5.0% 214   148 43 29.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15 0.4% 11   7 8 114.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 243 6.4% 285   263 -20 -7.6%
Educational Services 120 3.1% 118   140 -20 -14.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 617 16.1% 694   482 135 28.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 34 0.9% 46   40 -6 -15.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 256 6.7% 276   223 33 14.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 119 3.1% 132   89 30 33.7%
Public Administration 79 2.1% 81   78 1 1.3%
Information Not Available 662 17.3% 640   874 -212 -24.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 48,407 66,095 53,056
Male 24,475 50.6% 34,269   24,993 -518 -2.1%
Female 23,250 48.0% 30,998   26,765 -3,515 -13.1%
Information Not Available 682 1.4% 828   1,298 -616 -47.5%
 
Ethnicity 48,407 66,095 53,056
Hispanic or Latino 1,828 3.8% 2,743   2,170 -342 -15.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 38,855 80.3% 53,002   41,913 -3,058 -7.3%
Information Not Available 7,724 16.0% 10,350   8,973 -1,249 -13.9%
 
Race 48,407 66,095 53,056
American Indian or Alaskan Native 323 0.7% 421   384 -61 -15.9%
Asian 520 1.1% 1,931   690 -170 -24.6%
Black or African American 10,993 22.7% 14,906   12,637 -1,644 -13.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 50 0.1% 50   37 13 35.1%
White 26,295 54.3% 34,831   27,699 -1,404 -5.1%
Information Not Available 10,226 21.1% 13,956   11,609 -1,383 -11.9%
 
Years of Age 48,407 66,095 53,056
Younger than 22 636 0.9% 1,097   896 -260 -29.0%
22-24 1,760 2.5% 2,676   2,399 -639 -26.6%
25-34 10,872 15.3% 14,842   13,080 -2,208 -16.9%
35-44 11,014 15.5% 14,899   12,055 -1,041 -8.6%
45-54 12,458 17.6% 16,253   12,382 76 0.6%
55-59 5,941 8.4% 8,207   6,192 -251 -4.1%
60-64 3,774 5.3% 5,462   4,008 -234 -5.8%
65 and older 1,952 2.8% 2,659   2,044 -92 -4.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 48,407 66,095 53,056
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 353 0.7% 272   289 64 22.1%
Mining 55 0.1% 70   62 -7 -11.3%
Utilities 94 0.2% 100   54 40 74.1%
Construction 2,674 5.5% 2,888   2,531 143 5.6%
Manufacturing 7,408 15.2% 19,909   9,106 -1,698 -18.6%
Wholesale Trade 8,604 17.6% 5,365   4,708 3,896 82.8%
Retail Trade 2,678 5.5% 2,935   3,171 -493 -15.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,212 2.5% 2,978   1,733 -521 -30.1%
Information 675 1.4% 815   935 -260 -27.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,454 3.0% 1,356   1,309 145 11.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 680 1.4% 759   644 36 5.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,801 7.8% 5,375   4,594 -793 -17.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,160 2.4% 2,513   1,445 -285 -19.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,352 8.9% 6,302   5,849 -1,497 -25.6%
Educational Services 1,212 2.5% 1,337   1,494 -282 -18.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,983 12.3% 5,824   6,030 -47 -0.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 583 1.2% 616   776 -193 -24.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,376 4.9% 2,588   2,298 78 3.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,282 2.6% 2,162   1,548 -266 -17.2%
Public Administration 664 1.4% 609   969 -305 -31.5%
Information Not Available 1,107 2.3% 1,322   3,511 -2,404 -68.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,447 26,132 28,229
Male 12,635 51.7% 13,783   14,663 -2,028 -13.8%
Female 11,807 48.3% 12,347   13,557 -1,750 -12.9%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 2   9 -4 -44.4%
 
Ethnicity 24,447 26,132 28,229
Hispanic or Latino 995 4.1% 1,094   1,158 -163 -14.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,861 85.3% 22,307   24,164 -3,303 -13.7%
Information Not Available 2,591 10.6% 2,731   2,907 -316 -10.9%
 
Race 24,447 26,132 28,229
American Indian or Alaskan Native 368 1.5% 340   409 -41 -10.0%
Asian 782 3.2% 804   884 -102 -11.5%
Black or African American 2,473 10.1% 2,607   2,611 -138 -5.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 58 0.2% 65   70 -12 -17.1%
White 18,431 75.4% 19,838   21,581 -3,150 -14.6%
Information Not Available 2,335 9.6% 2,478   2,674 -339 -12.7%
 
Years of Age 24,447 26,132 28,229
Younger than 22 253 0.6% 269   301 -48 -15.9%
22-24 711 1.8% 772   820 -109 -13.3%
25-34 5,169 12.8% 5,475   6,201 -1,032 -16.6%
35-44 5,491 13.6% 5,829   6,224 -733 -11.8%
45-54 5,564 13.8% 5,856   6,559 -995 -15.2%
55-59 3,274 8.1% 3,549   3,770 -496 -13.2%
60-64 2,469 6.1% 2,772   2,803 -334 -11.9%
65 and older 1,510 3.7% 1,605   1,548 -38 -2.5%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 5   3 3 100.0%
 
Industry 24,447 26,132 28,229
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 220 0.9% 277   202 18 8.9%
Mining 24 0.1% 50   30 -6 -20.0%
Utilities 120 0.5% 148   116 4 3.4%
Construction 2,413 9.8% 2,788   2,687 -274 -10.2%
Manufacturing 2,956 12.0% 3,438   3,720 -764 -20.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,239 5.0% 1,175   1,413 -174 -12.3%
Retail Trade 1,894 7.7% 1,921   2,290 -396 -17.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 758 3.1% 878   870 -112 -12.9%
Information 626 2.5% 571   725 -99 -13.7%
Finance and Insurance 961 3.9% 956   1,025 -64 -6.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 463 1.9% 446   402 61 15.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,954 7.9% 1,982   2,187 -233 -10.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 447 1.8% 450   575 -128 -22.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,187 8.9% 2,208   2,433 -246 -10.1%
Educational Services 1,115 4.5% 1,164   1,258 -143 -11.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,436 9.9% 2,448   2,756 -320 -11.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 322 1.3% 338   382 -60 -15.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,839 7.5% 2,067   2,108 -269 -12.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,230 5.0% 1,489   1,502 -272 -18.1%
Public Administration 433 1.8% 463   576 -143 -24.8%
Information Not Available 810 3.3% 875   972 -162 -16.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,434 27,123 28,285
Male 9,761 45.5% 10,996   12,476 -2,715 -21.8%
Female 11,651 54.4% 16,098   15,770 -4,119 -26.1%
Information Not Available 22 0.1% 29   39 -17 -43.6%
 
Ethnicity 21,434 27,123 28,285
Hispanic or Latino 857 4.0% 1,109   1,106 -249 -22.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,703 77.9% 20,878   21,902 -5,199 -23.7%
Information Not Available 3,874 18.1% 5,136   5,277 -1,403 -26.6%
 
Race 21,434 27,123 28,285
American Indian or Alaskan Native 135 0.6% 163   171 -36 -21.1%
Asian 199 0.9% 209   216 -17 -7.9%
Black or African American 5,237 24.4% 6,700   6,994 -1,757 -25.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 134 0.6% 210   316 -182 -57.6%
White 13,087 61.1% 16,389   17,193 -4,106 -23.9%
Information Not Available 2,642 12.3% 3,452   3,395 -753 -22.2%
 
Years of Age 21,434 27,123 28,285
Younger than 22 270 0.8% 305   368 -98 -26.6%
22-24 624 1.9% 835   980 -356 -36.3%
25-34 4,456 13.7% 5,472   5,902 -1,446 -24.5%
35-44 4,915 15.1% 6,049   6,350 -1,435 -22.6%
45-54 5,120 15.7% 6,298   6,684 -1,564 -23.4%
55-59 2,648 8.1% 3,407   3,474 -826 -23.8%
60-64 1,979 6.1% 2,589   2,495 -516 -20.7%
65 and older 1,422 4.4% 2,168   2,032 -610 -30.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 21,434 27,123 28,285
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 101 0.5% 72   111 -10 -9.0%
Mining 40 0.2% 32   30 10 33.3%
Utilities 21 0.1% 22   25 -4 -16.0%
Construction 1,812 8.4% 1,736   2,042 -230 -11.3%
Manufacturing 2,000 9.3% 2,743   2,968 -968 -32.6%
Wholesale Trade 955 4.4% 914   1,090 -135 -12.4%
Retail Trade 2,099 9.7% 2,306   2,653 -554 -20.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,223 5.7% 2,873   2,823 -1,600 -56.7%
Information 622 2.9% 731   564 58 10.3%
Finance and Insurance 948 4.4% 1,015   745 203 27.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 375 1.7% 552   465 -90 -19.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,662 7.7% 1,757   1,657 5 0.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 147 0.7% 141   129 18 14.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,284 10.6% 2,452   3,246 -962 -29.6%
Educational Services 503 2.3% 701   798 -295 -37.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,725 12.7% 3,368   3,170 -445 -14.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 222 1.0% 231   286 -64 -22.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,720 8.0% 3,553   3,245 -1,525 -47.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 571 2.7% 671   704 -133 -18.9%
Public Administration 220 1.0% 218   234 -14 -6.0%
Information Not Available 1,184 5.5% 1,035   1,300 -116 -8.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Aug 2018 Percent Jul 2018     Aug 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,852 12,691 12,841
Male 3,597 40.6% 4,196   5,218 -1,621 -31.1%
Female 5,241 59.2% 8,484