Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

February 2018

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
February 2018
Feb 2018 Jan 2018 Monthly Change Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,241,768 2,309,011 -67,243 2,379,578 -137,810 -5.8
Alaska 10,857 10,569 288 12,076 -1,219 -10.1
Alabama 16,854 19,083 -2,229 18,782 -1,928 -10.3
Arkansas 14,370 15,485 -1,115 15,216 -846 -5.6
Arizona 22,696 22,282 414 25,458 -2,762 -10.8
California 391,196 379,170 12,026 399,684 -8,488 -2.1
Colorado 24,194 25,216 -1,022 27,663 -3,469 -12.5
Connecticut 48,284 44,380 3,904 48,317 -33 -0.1
District of Columbia 8,796 9,246 -450 8,771 25 0.3
Delaware 6,720 7,074 -354 7,256 -536 -7.4
Florida 42,373 42,672 -299 42,814 -441 -1.0
Georgia 28,908 31,607 -2,699 31,945 -3,037 -9.5
Hawaii 7,663 7,620 43 7,701 -38 -0.5
Iowa 30,802 30,013 789 33,054 -2,252 -6.8
Idaho 10,521 12,141 -1,620 12,898 -2,377 -18.4
Illinois 142,201 153,234 -11,033 151,764 -9,563 -6.3
Indiana 24,144 22,879 1,265 31,821 -7,677 -24.1
Kansas 13,001 15,529 -2,528 14,339 -1,338 -9.3
Kentucky 24,267 25,180 -913 23,850 417 1.7
Louisiana 17,467 19,046 -1,579 20,199 -2,732 -13.5
Massachusetts 79,732 77,175 2,557 82,931 -3,199 -3.9
Maryland 38,298 39,613 -1,315 42,479 -4,181 -9.8
Maine 8,560 8,607 -47 9,636 -1,076 -11.2
Michigan 95,613 99,914 -4,301 97,250 -1,637 -1.7
Minnesota 62,360 62,751 -391 64,523 -2,163 -3.4
Missouri 33,002 36,984 -3,982 34,658 -1,656 -4.8
Mississippi 9,809 10,609 -800 11,355 -1,546 -13.6
Montana 11,074 11,345 -271 10,788 286 2.7
North Carolina 22,575 22,061 514 25,260 -2,685 -10.6
North Dakota 7,775 7,855 -80 8,775 -1,000 -11.4
Nebraska 7,642 8,520 -878 7,558 84 1.1
New Hampshire 5,015 5,091 -76 5,272 -257 -4.9
New Jersey 113,829 116,061 -2,232 119,887 -6,058 -5.1
New Mexico 10,444 10,754 -310 12,146 -1,702 -14.0
Nevada 22,343 22,442 -99 24,457 -2,114 -8.6
New York 171,722 181,826 -10,104 182,958 -11,236 -6.1
Ohio 76,085 83,814 -7,729 80,924 -4,839 -6.0
Oklahoma 14,363 15,024 -661 17,061 -2,698 -15.8
Oregon 31,148 32,172 -1,024 33,274 -2,126 -6.4
Pennsylvania 153,068 148,241 4,827 151,685 1,383 0.9
Puerto Rico 18,871 23,155 -4,284 18,384 487 2.6
Rhode Island 12,358 11,668 690 13,239 -881 -6.7
South Carolina 18,546 22,042 -3,496 19,700 -1,154 -5.9
South Dakota 3,424 3,373 51 3,723 -299 -8.0
Tennessee 23,896 23,949 -53 22,232 1,664 7.5
Texas 129,724 144,305 -14,581 152,102 -22,378 -14.7
Utah 12,910 13,482 -572 14,929 -2,019 -13.5
Virginia 29,844 31,876 -2,032 34,439 -4,595 -13.3
Virgin Islands 607 1,581 -974 186 421 226.3
Vermont 5,144 5,460 -316 6,005 -861 -14.3
Washington 59,768 65,492 -5,724 62,537 -2,769 -4.4
Wisconsin 48,199 50,588 -2,389 54,586 -6,387 -11.7
West Virginia 14,395 15,212 -817 15,753 -1,358 -8.6
Wyoming 4,311 3,543 768 5,278 -967 -18.3
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,241,768   2,309,011   2,379,578 -137,810 -5.8
Male 1,402,890 62.6% 1,435,143   1,513,781 -110,891 -7.3%
Female 822,299 36.7% 856,624   848,870 -26,571 -3.1%
Information Not Available 16,579 0.7% 17,244   16,927 -348 -2.1%
 
Ethnicity 2,241,768   2,309,011   2,379,578    
Hispanic or Latino 462,336 20.6% 457,361   472,894 -10,558 -2.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,525,451 68.0% 1,590,481   1,633,704 -108,253 -6.6%
Information Not Available 253,981 11.3% 261,169   272,980 -18,999 -7.0%
 
Race 2,241,768   2,309,011   2,379,578
American Indian or Alaskan Native 31,141 1.4% 31,519   34,109 -2,968 -8.7%
Asian 64,492 2.9% 68,908   71,221 -6,729 -9.4%
Black or African American 341,590 15.2% 360,302   356,621 -15,031 -4.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 14,531 0.6% 14,884   13,817 714 5.2%
White 1,257,165 55.9% 1,304,353   1,338,474 -81,309 -6.1%
Information Not Available 539,711 24.0% 537,210   578,775 -39,064 -6.7%
 
Years of Age 2,241,768   2,309,011   2,379,578
Younger than 22 44,293 2.0% 44,517   44,998 -705 -1.6%
22-24 98,489 4.4% 100,228   109,175 -10,686 -9.8%
25-34 513,837 22.9% 523,947   549,159 -35,322 -6.4%
35-44 488,698 21.8% 510,737   511,401 -22,703 -4.4%
45-54 505,335 22.5% 528,659   551,310 -45,975 -8.3%
55-59 258,102 11.5% 262,344   269,162 -11,060 -4.1%
60-64 185,896 8.3% 189,598   189,385 -3,489 -1.8%
65 and older 132,225 5.9% 134,307   138,734 -6,509 -4.7%
Information Not Available 14,893 0.7% 14,674   16,254 -1,361 -8.4%
 
Industry 2,241,768   2,309,011   2,379,578
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 125,042 5.6% 109,301   112,902 12,140 10.8%
Mining 16,652 0.7% 17,988   21,245 -4,593 -21.6%
Utilities 4,844 0.2% 4,333   5,270 -426 -8.1%
Construction 426,393 19.0% 434,858   447,663 -21,270 -4.8%
Manufacturing 178,774 8.0% 193,706   220,791 -42,017 -19.0%
Wholesale Trade 70,318 3.1% 68,928   73,409 -3,091 -4.2%
Retail Trade 158,468 7.1% 151,279   173,198 -14,730 -8.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 74,702 3.3% 82,406   84,532 -9,830 -11.6%
Information 57,518 2.6% 63,805   64,025 -6,507 -10.2%
Finance and Insurance 55,870 2.5% 55,727   57,808 -1,938 -3.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 29,427 1.3% 29,877   31,130 -1,703 -5.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 103,625 4.6% 107,303   114,113 -10,488 -9.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13,824 0.6% 15,295   14,585 -761 -5.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 324,797 14.5% 325,106   340,050 -15,253 -4.5%
Educational Services 41,646 1.9% 50,704   41,489 157 0.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 146,449 6.5% 147,701   148,309 -1,860 -1.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 53,976 2.4% 56,768   57,806 -3,830 -6.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 124,896 5.6% 146,680   127,268 -2,372 -1.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 50,016 2.2% 52,422   53,423 -3,407 -6.4%
Public Administration 40,531 1.8% 41,910   45,042 -4,511 -10.0%
Information Not Available 144,000 6.4% 152,914   145,520 -1,520 -1.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,857 10,569 12,076 -1,219 -10.1
Male 7,112 65.5% 6,721   8,144 -1,032 -12.7%
Female 3,707 34.1% 3,828   3,909 -202 -5.2%
Information Not Available 38 0.4% 20   23 15 65.2%
 
Ethnicity 10,857   10,569   12,076    
Hispanic or Latino 6 0.1% 10   4 2 50.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,361 95.4% 10,108   11,534 -1,173 -10.2%
Information Not Available 490 4.5% 451   538 -48 -8.9%
 
Race 10,857 10,569 12,076
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,227 29.7% 3,026   3,553 -326 -9.2%
Asian 511 4.7% 685   465 46 9.9%
Black or African American 408 3.8% 445   428 -20 -4.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 222 2.0% 257   193 29 15.0%
White 5,993 55.2% 5,697   6,895 -902 -13.1%
Information Not Available 496 4.6% 459   542 -46 -8.5%
 
Years of Age 10,857 10,569 12,076
Younger than 22 254 1.6% 221   286 -32 -11.2%
22-24 483 3.0% 484   631 -148 -23.5%
25-34 3,079 19.2% 3,024   3,462 -383 -11.1%
35-44 2,494 15.6% 2,473   2,696 -202 -7.5%
45-54 2,171 13.6% 2,024   2,582 -411 -15.9%
55-59 1,156 7.2% 1,174   1,196 -40 -3.3%
60-64 832 5.2% 746   838 -6 -0.7%
65 and older 388 2.4% 423   385 3 0.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,857 10,569 12,076
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 95 0.9% 79   89 6 6.7%
Mining 352 3.2% 336   462 -110 -23.8%
Utilities 88 0.8% 62   90 -2 -2.2%
Construction 2,659 24.3% 2,356   3,187 -528 -16.6%
Manufacturing 774 7.1% 1,004   578 196 33.9%
Wholesale Trade 161 1.5% 146   181 -20 -11.0%
Retail Trade 924 8.4% 849   1,055 -131 -12.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 535 4.9% 646   620 -85 -13.7%
Information 95 0.9% 99   112 -17 -15.2%
Finance and Insurance 163 1.5% 167   151 12 7.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 204 1.9% 227   233 -29 -12.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 336 3.1% 283   389 -53 -13.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 19 0.2% 4   31 -12 -38.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 550 5.0% 584   691 -141 -20.4%
Educational Services 247 2.3% 273   279 -32 -11.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 715 6.5% 736   763 -48 -6.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 180 1.6% 156   208 -28 -13.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 989 9.0% 856   1,016 -27 -2.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 292 2.7% 334   382 -90 -23.6%
Public Administration 1,159 10.6% 1,037   1,216 -57 -4.7%
Information Not Available 320 2.9% 335   343 -23 -6.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 16,854 19,083 18,782
Male 8,850 52.5% 10,370   10,323 -1,473 -14.3%
Female 7,983 47.4% 8,682   8,432 -449 -5.3%
Information Not Available 21 0.1% 31   27 -6 -22.2%
 
Ethnicity 16,854 19,083 18,782
Hispanic or Latino 236 1.4% 286   263 -27 -10.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,675 75.2% 14,363   13,831 -1,156 -8.4%
Information Not Available 3,943 23.4% 4,434   4,688 -745 -15.9%
 
Race 16,854 19,083 18,782
American Indian or Alaskan Native 860 5.1% 1,184   1,098 -238 -21.7%
Asian 469 2.8% 556   604 -135 -22.4%
Black or African American 7,155 42.5% 7,959   7,554 -399 -5.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1% 14   16 -1 -6.3%
White 7,385 43.8% 8,271   8,565 -1,180 -13.8%
Information Not Available 970 5.8% 1,099   945 25 2.6%
 
Years of Age 16,854 19,083 18,782
Younger than 22 65 0.3% 77   52 13 25.0%
22-24 63 0.3% 84   70 -7 -10.0%
25-34 749 3.4% 824   781 -32 -4.1%
35-44 2,872 13.0% 3,470   3,212 -340 -10.6%
45-54 3,778 17.2% 4,193   4,293 -515 -12.0%
55-59 1,917 8.7% 2,130   2,097 -180 -8.6%
60-64 2,213 10.0% 2,334   2,433 -220 -9.0%
65 and older 5,193 23.6% 5,957   5,827 -634 -10.9%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 14   17 -13 -76.5%
 
Industry 16,854 19,083 18,782
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 147 0.9% 159   132 15 11.4%
Mining 60 0.4% 74   103 -43 -41.7%
Utilities 57 0.3% 49   75 -18 -24.0%
Construction 1,789 10.5% 2,216   2,147 -358 -16.7%
Manufacturing 2,842 16.7% 3,661   3,010 -168 -5.6%
Wholesale Trade 606 3.6% 645   677 -71 -10.5%
Retail Trade 1,862 11.0% 1,909   2,076 -214 -10.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 401 2.4% 424   595 -194 -32.6%
Information 212 1.2% 219   352 -140 -39.8%
Finance and Insurance 595 3.5% 579   525 70 13.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 249 1.5% 238   275 -26 -9.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 690 4.1% 747   829 -139 -16.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 55 0.3% 58   65 -10 -15.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,364 13.9% 2,599   2,719 -355 -13.1%
Educational Services 362 2.1% 394   395 -33 -8.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,414 8.3% 1,432   1,400 14 1.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 119 0.7% 129   146 -27 -18.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,129 6.6% 1,369   1,242 -113 -9.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 424 2.5% 436   417 7 1.7%
Public Administration 300 1.8% 283   325 -25 -7.7%
Information Not Available 1,177 6.9% 1,463   1,277 -100 -7.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,370 15,485 15,216
Male 7,847 54.6% 8,578   8,392 -545 -6.5%
Female 5,251 36.5% 5,588   5,655 -404 -7.1%
Information Not Available 1,272 8.9% 1,319   1,169 103 8.8%
 
Ethnicity 14,370 15,485 15,216
Hispanic or Latino 112 0.8% 122   93 19 20.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,986 90.4% 14,044   13,954 -968 -6.9%
Information Not Available 1,272 8.9% 1,319   1,169 103 8.8%
 
Race 14,370 15,485 15,216
American Indian or Alaskan Native 146 1.0% 152   166 -20 -12.0%
Asian 20 0.1% 19   12 8 66.7%
Black or African American 3,634 25.3% 3,735   3,669 -35 -1.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 753 5.2% 882   784 -31 -4.0%
White 8,433 58.7% 9,256   9,323 -890 -9.5%
Information Not Available 1,384 9.6% 1,441   1,262 122 9.7%
 
Years of Age 14,370 15,485 15,216
Younger than 22 384 1.8% 405   406 -22 -5.4%
22-24 585 2.7% 664   680 -95 -14.0%
25-34 2,854 13.1% 3,052   3,115 -261 -8.4%
35-44 3,091 14.2% 3,271   3,134 -43 -1.4%
45-54 3,061 14.0% 3,334   3,413 -352 -10.3%
55-59 1,389 6.4% 1,592   1,467 -78 -5.3%
60-64 998 4.6% 1,089   1,065 -67 -6.3%
65 and older 736 3.4% 759   767 -31 -4.0%
Information Not Available 1,272 5.8% 1,319   1,169 103 8.8%
 
Industry 14,370 15,485 15,216
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 504 3.4% 555   627 -123 -19.6%
Mining 129 0.9% 183   95 34 35.8%
Utilities 35 0.2% 39   19 16 84.2%
Construction 1,999 13.4% 2,175   1,721 278 16.2%
Manufacturing 1,616 10.9% 1,719   1,860 -244 -13.1%
Wholesale Trade 586 3.9% 639   626 -40 -6.4%
Retail Trade 1,252 8.4% 1,342   1,453 -201 -13.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 478 3.2% 479   567 -89 -15.7%
Information 172 1.2% 188   176 -4 -2.3%
Finance and Insurance 229 1.5% 198   255 -26 -10.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 167 1.1% 170   217 -50 -23.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 478 3.2% 485   497 -19 -3.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 121 0.8% 93   107 14 13.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,403 9.4% 1,479   1,545 -142 -9.2%
Educational Services 153 1.0% 178   240 -87 -36.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,367 9.2% 1,312   1,289 78 6.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 177 1.2% 174   217 -40 -18.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 728 4.9% 997   855 -127 -14.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 276 1.9% 348   312 -36 -11.5%
Public Administration 272 1.8% 255   313 -41 -13.1%
Information Not Available 2,228 15.0% 2,477   2,225 3 0.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,696 22,282 25,458
Male 11,835 52.1% 11,674   14,028 -2,193 -15.6%
Female 10,845 47.8% 10,594   11,405 -560 -4.9%
Information Not Available 16 0.1% 14   25 -9 -36.0%
 
Ethnicity 22,696 22,282 25,458
Hispanic or Latino 6,516 28.7% 6,191   7,504 -988 -13.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,326 49.9% 11,604   12,750 -1,424 -11.2%
Information Not Available 4,854 21.4% 4,487   5,204 -350 -6.7%
 
Race 22,696 22,282 25,458
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,733 7.6% 1,897   2,085 -352 -16.9%
Asian 1,313 5.8% 953   1,339 -26 -1.9%
Black or African American 2,095 9.2% 2,043   2,262 -167 -7.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 229 1.0% 255   300 -71 -23.7%
White 12,235 53.9% 12,375   13,813 -1,578 -11.4%
Information Not Available 5,091 22.4% 4,759   5,659 -568 -10.0%
 
Years of Age 22,696 22,282 25,458
Younger than 22 383 1.2% 411   484 -101 -20.9%
22-24 940 2.9% 912   1,109 -169 -15.2%
25-34 5,246 15.9% 5,154   5,882 -636 -10.8%
35-44 4,884 14.8% 4,909   5,500 -616 -11.2%
45-54 5,165 15.7% 5,000   6,023 -858 -14.2%
55-59 2,743 8.3% 2,656   3,023 -280 -9.3%
60-64 1,980 6.0% 1,952   2,148 -168 -7.8%
65 and older 1,355 4.1% 1,288   1,289 66 5.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 22,696 22,282 25,458
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 895 3.8% 482   999 -104 -10.4%
Mining 58 0.2% 61   82 -24 -29.3%
Utilities 39 0.2% 47   62 -23 -37.1%
Construction 1,734 7.4% 1,845   2,243 -509 -22.7%
Manufacturing 1,056 4.5% 1,081   1,430 -374 -26.2%
Wholesale Trade 725 3.1% 691   832 -107 -12.9%
Retail Trade 1,793 7.6% 1,770   2,108 -315 -14.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 565 2.4% 603   609 -44 -7.2%
Information 354 1.5% 365   437 -83 -19.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,181 5.0% 1,102   1,134 47 4.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 414 1.8% 400   410 4 1.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,191 5.0% 1,179   1,326 -135 -10.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 121 0.5% 77   114 7 6.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,288 13.9% 3,342   3,738 -450 -12.0%
Educational Services 543 2.3% 610   595 -52 -8.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,127 9.0% 2,215   2,175 -48 -2.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 318 1.3% 335   308 10 3.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,173 5.0% 1,222   1,233 -60 -4.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 470 2.0% 464   502 -32 -6.4%
Public Administration 582 2.5% 572   647 -65 -10.0%
Information Not Available 4,069 17.2% 3,819   4,474 -405 -9.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 391,196 379,170 399,684
Male 221,082 56.5% 210,638   233,841 -12,759 -5.5%
Female 170,114 43.5% 168,209   165,843 4,271 2.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 323   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 391,196 379,170 399,684
Hispanic or Latino 190,790 48.8% 168,963   183,732 7,058 3.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 168,672 43.1% 178,224   182,843 -14,171 -7.8%
Information Not Available 31,734 8.1% 31,983   33,109 -1,375 -4.2%
 
Race 391,196 379,170 399,684
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,366 0.9% 2,477   3,558 -192 -5.4%
Asian 30,099 7.7% 33,276   34,592 -4,493 -13.0%
Black or African American 30,099 7.7% 31,337   29,947 152 0.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 105,107 26.9% 111,134   114,746 -9,639 -8.4%
Information Not Available 222,525 56.9% 200,946   216,841 5,684 2.6%
 
Years of Age 391,196 379,170 399,684
Younger than 22 7,501 1.6% 6,354   8,203 -702 -8.6%
22-24 19,233 4.2% 17,122   22,534 -3,301 -14.6%
25-34 97,702 21.1% 87,227   98,933 -1,231 -1.2%
35-44 79,432 17.2% 82,705   79,759 -327 -0.4%
45-54 82,028 17.8% 87,012   89,939 -7,911 -8.8%
55-59 44,620 9.7% 41,029   43,586 1,034 2.4%
60-64 34,331 7.4% 32,953   31,231 3,100 9.9%
65 and older 26,253 5.7% 24,768   25,400 853 3.4%
Information Not Available 96 0.0% 0   99 -3 -3.0%
 
Industry 391,196 379,170 399,684
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 98,472 20.1% 81,735   83,416 15,056 18.0%
Mining 962 0.2% 1,077   1,581 -619 -39.2%
Utilities 962 0.2% 754   1,285 -323 -25.1%
Construction 33,754 6.9% 31,445   44,969 -11,215 -24.9%
Manufacturing 30,388 6.2% 28,753   34,394 -4,006 -11.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,250 0.3% 538   1,483 -233 -15.7%
Retail Trade 22,695 4.6% 18,845   26,784 -4,089 -15.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 10,578 2.2% 13,353   13,738 -3,160 -23.0%
Information 27,118 5.5% 32,414   30,638 -3,520 -11.5%
Finance and Insurance 5,481 1.1% 6,354   6,227 -746 -12.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,923 0.4% 2,908   1,779 144 8.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,539 1.3% 5,815   7,017 -478 -6.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 74,527 15.2% 72,151   70,765 3,762 5.3%
Educational Services 11,251 2.3% 15,938   9,192 2,059 22.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 22,695 4.6% 20,676   21,743 952 4.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 5,001 1.0% 6,677   5,831 -830 -14.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 15,386 3.1% 15,184   14,232 1,154 8.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 7,501 1.5% 8,400   7,709 -208 -2.7%
Public Administration 3,654 0.7% 4,200   4,349 -695 -16.0%
Information Not Available 11,059 2.3% 11,953   12,552 -1,493 -11.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,194 25,216 27,663
Male 14,839 61.3% 15,151   17,264 -2,425 -14.0%
Female 9,355 38.7% 10,065   10,398 -1,043 -10.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 24,194 25,216 27,663
Hispanic or Latino 5,927 24.5% 6,041   6,509 -582 -8.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,834 65.4% 16,644   18,383 -2,549 -13.9%
Information Not Available 2,433 10.1% 2,531   2,771 -338 -12.2%
 
Race 24,194 25,216 27,663
American Indian or Alaskan Native 469 1.9% 471   554 -85 -15.3%
Asian 450 1.9% 494   558 -108 -19.4%
Black or African American 1,498 6.2% 1,494   1,572 -74 -4.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 77 0.3% 85   107 -30 -28.0%
White 16,755 69.3% 17,440   19,121 -2,366 -12.4%
Information Not Available 4,945 20.4% 5,232   5,751 -806 -14.0%
 
Years of Age 24,194 25,216 27,663
Younger than 22 365 0.9% 380   436 -71 -16.3%
22-24 784 2.0% 903   905 -121 -13.4%
25-34 5,081 13.2% 5,403   5,840 -759 -13.0%
35-44 5,365 13.9% 5,513   5,998 -633 -10.6%
45-54 5,736 14.9% 5,917   6,706 -970 -14.5%
55-59 3,148 8.1% 3,323   3,642 -494 -13.6%
60-64 2,323 6.0% 2,319   2,647 -324 -12.2%
65 and older 1,391 3.6% 1,453   1,483 -92 -6.2%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 5   6 -5 -83.3%
 
Industry 24,194 25,216 27,663
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 312 1.3% 349   338 -26 -7.7%
Mining 230 0.9% 209   419 -189 -45.1%
Utilities 37 0.2% 42   51 -14 -27.5%
Construction 4,552 18.6% 4,537   5,069 -517 -10.2%
Manufacturing 1,404 5.7% 1,453   1,813 -409 -22.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,059 4.3% 1,135   1,188 -129 -10.9%
Retail Trade 1,785 7.3% 1,850   2,098 -313 -14.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 688 2.8% 658   923 -235 -25.5%
Information 830 3.4% 855   1,084 -254 -23.4%
Finance and Insurance 917 3.7% 942   955 -38 -4.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 479 2.0% 476   511 -32 -6.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,111 8.6% 2,243   2,413 -302 -12.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 495 2.0% 536   513 -18 -3.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,292 13.4% 3,449   3,799 -507 -13.3%
Educational Services 518 2.1% 640   598 -80 -13.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,848 7.5% 1,947   1,874 -26 -1.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 427 1.7% 459   459 -32 -7.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,313 5.4% 1,401   1,351 -38 -2.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 565 2.3% 589   615 -50 -8.1%
Public Administration 801 3.3% 864   917 -116 -12.6%
Information Not Available 531 2.2% 582   675 -144 -21.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 48,284 44,380 48,317
Male 31,723 65.7% 27,797   32,184 -461 -1.4%
Female 16,561 34.3% 16,583   16,133 428 2.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 48,284 44,380 48,317
Hispanic or Latino 9,277 19.2% 8,579   8,782 495 5.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 39,007 80.8% 35,801   39,535 -528 -1.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 48,284 44,380 48,317
American Indian or Alaskan Native 189 0.4% 174   189 0 0.0%
Asian 713 1.5% 638   779 -66 -8.5%
Black or African American 6,540 13.5% 6,362   6,475 65 1.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 28,417 58.9% 25,477   28,489 -72 -0.3%
Information Not Available 12,425 25.7% 11,729   12,385 40 0.3%
 
Years of Age 48,284 44,380 48,317
Younger than 22 750 1.0% 601   725 25 3.4%
22-24 1,927 2.7% 1,703   1,972 -45 -2.3%
25-34 10,658 14.8% 9,599   10,791 -133 -1.2%
35-44 9,941 13.8% 9,257   9,895 46 0.5%
45-54 10,703 14.8% 9,977   11,283 -580 -5.1%
55-59 5,955 8.3% 5,460   5,700 255 4.5%
60-64 4,624 6.4% 4,282   4,378 246 5.6%
65 and older 3,726 5.2% 3,501   3,573 153 4.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 48,284 44,380 48,317
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 583 1.2% 495   624 -41 -6.6%
Mining 70 0.1% 58   60 10 16.7%
Utilities 47 0.1% 48   78 -31 -39.7%
Construction 10,179 20.8% 8,534   10,194 -15 -0.1%
Manufacturing 3,596 7.4% 3,749   3,847 -251 -6.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,792 3.7% 1,523   1,688 104 6.2%
Retail Trade 4,709 9.6% 4,126   4,703 6 0.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,783 3.6% 2,398   2,011 -228 -11.3%
Information 703 1.4% 622   1,051 -348 -33.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,523 3.1% 1,360   1,431 92 6.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 713 1.5% 577   669 44 6.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,911 3.9% 1,864   1,930 -19 -1.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 408 0.8% 343   303 105 34.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 8,141 16.7% 6,711   7,856 285 3.6%
Educational Services 1,086 2.2% 1,127   1,000 86 8.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,085 8.4% 3,957   3,938 147 3.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,849 3.8% 1,437   1,915 -66 -3.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,663 5.4% 3,220   2,506 157 6.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,253 2.6% 1,184   1,291 -38 -2.9%
Public Administration 503 1.0% 446   499 4 0.8%
Information Not Available 687 1.4% 601   723 -36 -5.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,796 9,246 8,771
Male 4,119 46.8% 4,334   4,210 -91 -2.2%
Female 4,677 53.2% 4,912   4,560 117 2.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,796 9,246 8,771
Hispanic or Latino 808 9.2% 923   789 19 2.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,958 90.5% 8,292   7,925 33 0.4%
Information Not Available 30 0.3% 31   57 -27 -47.4%
 
Race 8,796 9,246 8,771
American Indian or Alaskan Native 41 0.5% 42   40 1 2.5%
Asian 222 2.5% 242   253 -31 -12.3%
Black or African American 5,934 67.5% 6,169   5,684 250 4.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 18 0.2% 15   24 -6 -25.0%
White 1,592 18.1% 1,692   1,878 -286 -15.2%
Information Not Available 989 11.2% 1,086   892 97 10.9%
 
Years of Age 8,796 9,246 8,771
Younger than 22 142 1.5% 163   113 29 25.7%
22-24 417 4.3% 427   442 -25 -5.7%
25-34 2,368 24.2% 2,559   2,544 -176 -6.9%
35-44 2,057 21.0% 2,079   1,954 103 5.3%
45-54 1,876 19.2% 1,982   1,847 29 1.6%
55-59 975 10.0% 995   868 107 12.3%
60-64 600 6.1% 652   656 -56 -8.5%
65 and older 361 3.7% 389   347 14 4.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,796 9,246 8,771
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   1 0 0.0%
Construction 16 0.2% 17   20 -4 -20.0%
Manufacturing 0 0.0% 3   6 -6 -100.0%
Wholesale Trade 2 0.0% 1   5 -3 -60.0%
Retail Trade 17 0.2% 17   18 -1 -5.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 14 0.2% 14   9 5 55.6%
Information 12 0.1% 15   9 3 33.3%
Finance and Insurance 10 0.1% 10   8 2 25.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2 0.0% 5   10 -8 -80.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 65 0.7% 76   52 13 25.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 48 0.5% 52   60 -12 -20.0%
Educational Services 2 0.0% 4   9 -7 -77.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 9 0.1% 12   20 -11 -55.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4 0.0% 6   6 -2 -33.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 10 0.1% 28   21 -11 -52.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 31 0.4% 22   30 1 3.3%
Public Administration 4 0.0% 3   1 3 300.0%
Information Not Available 8,549 97.2% 8,960   8,484 65 0.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,720 7,074 7,256
Male 3,071 45.7% 3,272   3,442 -371 -10.8%
Female 3,207 47.7% 3,336   3,289 -82 -2.5%
Information Not Available 442 6.6% 466   525 -83 -15.8%
 
Ethnicity 6,720 7,074 7,256
Hispanic or Latino 537 8.0% 524   470 67 14.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,741 85.4% 6,084   6,261 -520 -8.3%
Information Not Available 442 6.6% 466   525 -83 -15.8%
 
Race 6,720 7,074 7,256
American Indian or Alaskan Native 20 0.3% 19   21 -1 -4.8%
Asian 111 1.7% 107   122 -11 -9.0%
Black or African American 2,709 40.3% 2,874   2,811 -102 -3.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1% 0   4 0 0.0%
White 3,511 52.2% 3,667   3,856 -345 -8.9%
Information Not Available 366 5.4% 406   441 -75 -17.0%
 
Years of Age 6,720 7,074 7,256
Younger than 22 89 0.9% 103   141 -52 -36.9%
22-24 306 3.2% 336   321 -15 -4.7%
25-34 1,595 16.6% 1,699   1,690 -95 -5.6%
35-44 1,454 15.1% 1,569   1,551 -97 -6.3%
45-54 1,428 14.8% 1,519   1,736 -308 -17.7%
55-59 830 8.6% 781   791 39 4.9%
60-64 602 6.3% 600   537 65 12.1%
65 and older 336 3.5% 373   403 -67 -16.6%
Information Not Available 80 0.8% 94   86 -6 -7.0%
 
Industry 6,720 7,074 7,256
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 17 0.3% 19   15 2 13.3%
Mining 2 0.0% 2   2 0 0.0%
Utilities 13 0.2% 14   10 3 30.0%
Construction 498 7.4% 534   575 -77 -13.4%
Manufacturing 397 5.9% 421   577 -180 -31.2%
Wholesale Trade 160 2.4% 188   216 -56 -25.9%
Retail Trade 930 13.8% 930   947 -17 -1.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 275 4.1% 241   271 4 1.5%
Information 80 1.2% 78   90 -10 -11.1%
Finance and Insurance 579 8.6% 579   607 -28 -4.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 158 2.3% 165   126 32 25.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 390 5.8% 480   499 -109 -21.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 22 0.3% 31   17 5 29.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,198 17.8% 1,297   1,369 -171 -12.5%
Educational Services 100 1.5% 144   111 -11 -9.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 849 12.6% 823   701 148 21.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 132 2.0% 122   132 0 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 702 10.4% 755   737 -35 -4.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 128 1.9% 159   178 -50 -28.1%
Public Administration 74 1.1% 68   65 9 13.8%
Information Not Available 16 0.2% 24   11 5 45.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 42,373 42,672 42,814
Male 20,811 49.1% 20,641   21,439 -628 -2.9%
Female 21,531 50.8% 21,982   21,033 498 2.4%
Information Not Available 31 0.1% 49   342 -311 -90.9%
 
Ethnicity 42,373 42,672 42,814
Hispanic or Latino 10,069 23.8% 10,238   10,582 -513 -4.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 28,416 67.1% 28,547   27,967 449 1.6%
Information Not Available 3,888 9.2% 3,887   4,265 -377 -8.8%
 
Race 42,373 42,672 42,814
American Indian or Alaskan Native 282 0.7% 298   300 -18 -6.0%
Asian 714 1.7% 658   706 8 1.1%
Black or African American 11,253 26.6% 10,875   10,605 648 6.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 231 0.5% 247   228 3 1.3%
White 24,534 57.9% 25,201   25,496 -962 -3.8%
Information Not Available 5,359 12.6% 5,393   5,479 -120 -2.2%
 
Years of Age 42,373 42,672 42,814
Younger than 22 393 0.6% 355   418 -25 -6.0%
22-24 1,098 1.7% 1,135   1,135 -37 -3.3%
25-34 8,093 12.7% 8,223   8,130 -37 -0.5%
35-44 8,275 13.0% 8,655   8,257 18 0.2%
45-54 8,824 13.9% 8,731   8,898 -74 -0.8%
55-59 4,550 7.2% 4,311   4,303 247 5.7%
60-64 3,280 5.2% 3,195   3,313 -33 -1.0%
65 and older 2,137 3.4% 2,095   2,014 123 6.1%
Information Not Available 5,723 9.0% 5,972   6,346 -623 -9.8%
 
Industry 42,373 42,672 42,814
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 476 1.1% 347   537 -61 -11.4%
Mining 46 0.1% 45   85 -39 -45.9%
Utilities 87 0.2% 61   75 12 16.0%
Construction 2,955 6.9% 2,911   2,842 113 4.0%
Manufacturing 1,753 4.1% 1,628   2,086 -333 -16.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,755 4.1% 1,954   1,871 -116 -6.2%
Retail Trade 3,873 9.0% 3,702   4,128 -255 -6.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,137 2.7% 1,302   1,214 -77 -6.3%
Information 833 1.9% 741   827 6 0.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,997 4.7% 1,963   1,989 8 0.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 997 2.3% 996   1,008 -11 -1.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,122 7.3% 2,955   3,044 78 2.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 556 1.3% 540   563 -7 -1.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,732 18.0% 7,536   7,819 -87 -1.1%
Educational Services 857 2.0% 868   757 100 13.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,939 9.2% 3,956   3,772 167 4.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 628 1.5% 726   736 -108 -14.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,656 6.2% 3,219   2,866 -210 -7.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,089 2.5% 1,162   1,160 -71 -6.1%
Public Administration 517 1.2% 512   609 -92 -15.1%
Information Not Available 5,368 12.5% 5,548   4,826 542 11.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 28,908 31,607 31,945
Male 13,607 47.1% 15,171   15,274 -1,667 -10.9%
Female 13,666 47.3% 14,697   14,966 -1,300 -8.7%
Information Not Available 1,635 5.7% 1,739   1,705 -70 -4.1%
 
Ethnicity 28,908 31,607 31,945
Hispanic or Latino 32 0.1% 109   55 -23 -41.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,241 94.2% 29,759   30,185 -2,944 -9.8%
Information Not Available 1,635 5.7% 1,739   1,705 -70 -4.1%
 
Race 28,908 31,607 31,945
American Indian or Alaskan Native 122 0.4% 145   152 -30 -19.7%
Asian 443 1.5% 473   526 -83 -15.8%
Black or African American 15,983 55.3% 17,489   17,754 -1,771 -10.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 10,725 37.1% 11,761   11,808 -1,083 -9.2%
Information Not Available 1,635 5.7% 1,739   1,705 -70 -4.1%
 
Years of Age 28,908 31,607 31,945
Younger than 22 395 1.1% 450   492 -97 -19.7%
22-24 1,015 2.7% 1,166   1,246 -231 -18.5%
25-34 6,749 18.0% 7,728   7,769 -1,020 -13.1%
35-44 7,051 18.8% 7,603   7,819 -768 -9.8%
45-54 6,953 18.6% 7,327   7,793 -840 -10.8%
55-59 3,226 8.6% 3,438   3,377 -151 -4.5%
60-64 2,202 5.9% 2,460   2,189 13 0.6%
65 and older 1,317 3.5% 1,435   1,260 57 4.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 28,908 31,607 31,945
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 416 1.4% 529   531 -115 -21.7%
Mining 23 0.1% 16   16 7 43.8%
Utilities 31 0.1% 32   28 3 10.7%
Construction 1,302 4.4% 1,652   1,445 -143 -9.9%
Manufacturing 1,723 5.9% 2,139   2,017 -294 -14.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,101 3.8% 1,141   1,284 -183 -14.3%
Retail Trade 1,965 6.7% 2,044   2,164 -199 -9.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 607 2.1% 670   627 -20 -3.2%
Information 501 1.7% 488   587 -86 -14.7%
Finance and Insurance 806 2.7% 842   835 -29 -3.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 367 1.3% 389   374 -7 -1.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,313 18.1% 5,795   5,823 -510 -8.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 29 0.1% 40   36 -7 -19.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 58 0.2% 75   99 -41 -41.4%
Educational Services 452 1.5% 503   643 -191 -29.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,209 4.1% 1,260   1,476 -267 -18.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,180 4.0% 1,418   1,208 -28 -2.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 189 0.6% 203   214 -25 -11.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 250 0.9% 244   256 -6 -2.3%
Public Administration 269 0.9% 265   331 -62 -18.7%
Information Not Available 11,117 37.9% 11,862   11,951 -834 -7.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,663 7,620 7,701
Male 5,636 73.5% 5,474   5,727 -91 -1.6%
Female 2,027 26.5% 2,145   1,973 54 2.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,663 7,620 7,701
Hispanic or Latino 557 7.3% 550   532 25 4.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,221 68.1% 5,137   5,126 95 1.9%
Information Not Available 1,885 24.6% 1,933   2,043 -158 -7.7%
 
Race 7,663 7,620 7,701
American Indian or Alaskan Native 48 0.6% 43   61 -13 -21.3%
Asian 2,519 32.9% 2,418   2,456 63 2.6%
Black or African American 117 1.5% 116   126 -9 -7.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,442 31.9% 2,460   2,389 53 2.2%
White 1,541 20.1% 1,619   1,654 -113 -6.8%
Information Not Available 996 13.0% 964   1,015 -19 -1.9%
 
Years of Age 7,663 7,620 7,701
Younger than 22 90 1.1% 75   93 -3 -3.2%
22-24 294 3.4% 259   309 -15 -4.9%
25-34 1,780 20.8% 1,737   1,774 6 0.3%
35-44 1,797 21.0% 1,821   1,740 57 3.3%
45-54 1,767 20.6% 1,725   1,812 -45 -2.5%
55-59 794 9.3% 862   842 -48 -5.7%
60-64 647 7.6% 652   665 -18 -2.7%
65 and older 494 5.8% 489   466 28 6.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,663 7,620 7,701
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 69 0.9% 47   263 -194 -73.8%
Mining 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
Utilities 13 0.2% 12   18 -5 -27.8%
Construction 3,177 41.1% 3,035   3,142 35 1.1%
Manufacturing 222 2.9% 193   202 20 9.9%
Wholesale Trade 118 1.5% 124   134 -16 -11.9%
Retail Trade 317 4.1% 286   318 -1 -0.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 321 4.2% 363   234 87 37.2%
Information 124 1.6% 167   121 3 2.5%
Finance and Insurance 53 0.7% 60   63 -10 -15.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 87 1.1% 80   109 -22 -20.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 179 2.3% 202   179 0 0.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 48 0.6% 41   54 -6 -11.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 964 12.5% 922   859 105 12.2%
Educational Services 48 0.6% 50   47 1 2.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 283 3.7% 297   306 -23 -7.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 73 0.9% 74   88 -15 -17.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 558 7.2% 531   493 65 13.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 140 1.8% 144   125 15 12.0%
Public Administration 75 1.0% 95   94 -19 -20.2%
Information Not Available 793 10.3% 896   852 -59 -6.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 30,802 30,013 33,054
Male 23,984 77.9% 23,056   25,331 -1,347 -5.3%
Female 6,572 21.3% 6,712   7,417 -845 -11.4%
Information Not Available 246 0.8% 245   306 -60 -19.6%
 
Ethnicity 30,802 30,013 33,054
Hispanic or Latino 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 30,802 100.0% 30,013   33,054 -2,252 -6.8%
 
Race 30,802 30,013 33,054
American Indian or Alaskan Native 347 1.1% 351   100 247 247.0%
Asian 254 0.8% 261   66 188 284.8%
Black or African American 1,469 4.8% 1,401   394 1,075 272.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 20,245 65.7% 19,396   3,555 16,690 469.5%
Information Not Available 8,487 27.6% 8,604   28,939 -20,452 -70.7%
 
Years of Age 30,802 30,013 33,054
Younger than 22 666 1.4% 637   711 -45 -6.3%
22-24 1,558 3.2% 1,518   1,732 -174 -10.0%
25-34 6,999 14.5% 6,926   7,774 -775 -10.0%
35-44 6,763 14.0% 6,653   7,156 -393 -5.5%
45-54 6,293 13.1% 6,154   6,971 -678 -9.7%
55-59 3,511 7.3% 3,402   3,695 -184 -5.0%
60-64 2,887 6.0% 2,708   2,947 -60 -2.0%
65 and older 2,115 4.4% 2,004   2,066 49 2.4%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 11   2 8 400.0%
 
Industry 30,802 30,013 33,054
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 263 0.8% 259   300 -37 -12.3%
Mining 687 2.2% 769   749 -62 -8.3%
Utilities 38 0.1% 36   34 4 11.8%
Construction 13,218 42.5% 12,449   13,020 198 1.5%
Manufacturing 3,664 11.8% 3,830   4,797 -1,133 -23.6%
Wholesale Trade 958 3.1% 938   942 16 1.7%
Retail Trade 1,582 5.1% 1,466   1,774 -192 -10.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,004 3.2% 968   1,088 -84 -7.7%
Information 283 0.9% 329   456 -173 -37.9%
Finance and Insurance 582 1.9% 519   695 -113 -16.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 269 0.9% 246   279 -10 -3.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 732 2.4% 672   736 -4 -0.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 70 0.2% 60   53 17 32.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,373 10.9% 3,229   3,768 -395 -10.5%
Educational Services 257 0.8% 266   302 -45 -14.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,186 3.8% 1,184   1,259 -73 -5.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 551 1.8% 550   526 25 4.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 871 2.8% 1,037   967 -96 -9.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 463 1.5% 448   514 -51 -9.9%
Public Administration 533 1.7% 553   542 -9 -1.7%
Information Not Available 218 0.7% 205   253 -35 -13.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,521 12,141 12,898
Male 7,675 72.9% 8,921   9,512 -1,837 -19.3%
Female 2,841 27.0% 3,213   3,386 -545 -16.1%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 7   0 5 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 10,521 12,141 12,898
Hispanic or Latino 1,667 15.8% 2,111   2,211 -544 -24.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,216 68.6% 8,176   8,731 -1,515 -17.4%
Information Not Available 1,638 15.6% 1,854   1,956 -318 -16.3%
 
Race 10,521 12,141 12,898
American Indian or Alaskan Native 708 4.1% 803   772 -64 -8.3%
Asian 143 0.8% 153   179 -36 -20.1%
Black or African American 238 1.4% 256   216 22 10.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 126 0.7% 144   100 26 26.0%
White 11,372 65.4% 13,173   19,173 -7,801 -40.7%
Information Not Available 4,804 27.6% 5,785   5,278 -474 -9.0%
 
Years of Age 10,521 12,141 12,898
Younger than 22 341 1.6% 403   443 -102 -23.0%
22-24 526 2.5% 618   679 -153 -22.5%
25-34 2,325 11.1% 2,615   2,842 -517 -18.2%
35-44 2,210 10.5% 2,585   2,885 -675 -23.4%
45-54 2,211 10.5% 2,550   2,867 -656 -22.9%
55-59 1,223 5.8% 1,394   1,585 -362 -22.8%
60-64 906 4.3% 985   963 -57 -5.9%
65 and older 775 3.7% 989   633 142 22.4%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 2   1 3 300.0%
 
Industry 10,521 12,141 12,898
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 889 7.8% 885   1,137 -248 -21.8%
Mining 101 0.9% 150   116 -15 -12.9%
Utilities 57 0.5% 60   70 -13 -18.6%
Construction 2,457 21.5% 3,000   3,303 -846 -25.6%
Manufacturing 907 7.9% 1,057   1,310 -403 -30.8%
Wholesale Trade 364 3.2% 429   481 -117 -24.3%
Retail Trade 884 7.7% 959   1,120 -236 -21.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 366 3.2% 367   391 -25 -6.4%
Information 102 0.9% 108   127 -25 -19.7%
Finance and Insurance 140 1.2% 173   214 -74 -34.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 116 1.0% 102   107 9 8.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 382 3.3% 428   505 -123 -24.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11 0.1% 14   15 -4 -26.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,540 13.5% 1,792   1,768 -228 -12.9%
Educational Services 116 1.0% 99   155 -39 -25.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 589 5.2% 674   651 -62 -9.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 248 2.2% 317   296 -48 -16.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 430 3.8% 512   547 -117 -21.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 193 1.7% 217   233 -40 -17.2%
Public Administration 288 2.5% 345   345 -57 -16.5%
Information Not Available 341 3.0% 453   7 334 4771.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 142,201 153,234 151,764
Male 97,883 68.8% 105,576   103,628 -5,745 -5.5%
Female 43,334 30.5% 46,639   47,170 -3,836 -8.1%
Information Not Available 984 0.7% 1,019   966 18 1.9%
 
Ethnicity 142,201 153,234 151,764
Hispanic or Latino 32,531 22.9% 35,168   32,060 471 1.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 94,975 66.8% 101,892   103,481 -8,506 -8.2%
Information Not Available 14,695 10.3% 16,174   16,223 -1,528 -9.4%
 
Race 142,201 153,234 151,764
American Indian or Alaskan Native 966 0.7% 979   926 40 4.3%
Asian 2,445 1.7% 2,781   2,908 -463 -15.9%
Black or African American 27,546 19.4% 28,531   29,802 -2,256 -7.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 323 0.2% 359   340 -17 -5.0%
White 89,890 63.2% 97,409   96,241 -6,351 -6.6%
Information Not Available 21,031 14.8% 23,175   21,547 -516 -2.4%
 
Years of Age 142,201 153,234 151,764
Younger than 22 1,594 0.7% 1,656   1,738 -144 -8.3%
22-24 4,984 2.3% 5,120   5,554 -570 -10.3%
25-34 30,855 14.0% 32,346   34,323 -3,468 -10.1%
35-44 33,752 15.3% 36,334   35,365 -1,613 -4.6%
45-54 35,428 16.1% 38,700   38,531 -3,103 -8.1%
55-59 17,574 8.0% 19,005   18,257 -683 -3.7%
60-64 11,929 5.4% 13,401   12,346 -417 -3.4%
65 and older 6,085 2.8% 6,672   5,650 435 7.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 142,201 153,234 151,764
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,167 0.8% 1,100   1,164 3 0.3%
Mining 592 0.4% 686   637 -45 -7.1%
Utilities 236 0.2% 198   205 31 15.1%
Construction 35,271 24.6% 37,696   32,520 2,751 8.5%
Manufacturing 10,706 7.5% 12,186   18,639 -7,933 -42.6%
Wholesale Trade 5,408 3.8% 5,699   5,823 -415 -7.1%
Retail Trade 8,896 6.2% 8,741   9,422 -526 -5.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 6,246 4.4% 7,094   6,554 -308 -4.7%
Information 2,053 1.4% 2,031   2,010 43 2.1%
Finance and Insurance 4,070 2.8% 4,006   3,702 368 9.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,751 1.2% 1,806   1,747 4 0.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,463 5.2% 8,133   8,116 -653 -8.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,076 0.8% 1,108   982 94 9.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 25,002 17.4% 28,019   26,244 -1,242 -4.7%
Educational Services 2,258 1.6% 2,821   2,655 -397 -15.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,451 4.5% 7,032   6,931 -480 -6.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,352 2.3% 3,671   3,388 -36 -1.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,892 4.8% 7,896   6,892 0 0.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,862 2.0% 2,879   3,014 -152 -5.0%
Public Administration 2,277 1.6% 2,098   2,350 -73 -3.1%
Information Not Available 8,172 5.7% 8,334   8,769 -597 -6.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,144 22,879 31,821
Male 17,268 71.5% 16,282   22,671 -5,403 -23.8%
Female 6,770 28.0% 6,513   9,044 -2,274 -25.1%
Information Not Available 106 0.4% 84   106 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 24,144 22,879 31,821
Hispanic or Latino 1,576 6.5% 1,420   1,908 -332 -17.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 18,327 75.9% 17,460   24,287 -5,960 -24.5%
Information Not Available 4,241 17.6% 3,999   5,626 -1,385 -24.6%
 
Race 24,144 22,879 31,821
American Indian or Alaskan Native 120 0.5% 99   144 -24 -16.7%
Asian 145 0.6% 128   193 -48 -24.9%
Black or African American 3,049 12.6% 2,678   4,138 -1,089 -26.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 37 0.2% 21   35 2 5.7%
White 18,847 78.1% 18,151   25,062 -6,215 -24.8%
Information Not Available 1,946 8.1% 1,802   2,249 -303 -13.5%
 
Years of Age 24,144 22,879 31,821
Younger than 22 341 0.8% 326   510 -169 -33.1%
22-24 787 1.9% 764   1,166 -379 -32.5%
25-34 4,887 11.9% 4,627   6,830 -1,943 -28.4%
35-44 5,889 14.3% 5,698   7,822 -1,933 -24.7%
45-54 6,404 15.6% 6,028   8,247 -1,843 -22.3%
55-59 3,068 7.5% 2,821   3,867 -799 -20.7%
60-64 1,861 4.5% 1,807   2,261 -400 -17.7%
65 and older 907 2.2% 808   1,118 -211 -18.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 24,144 22,879 31,821
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 109 0.4% 97   138 -29 -21.0%
Mining 115 0.5% 123   172 -57 -33.1%
Utilities 22 0.1% 25   26 -4 -15.4%
Construction 8,431 34.8% 7,885   9,505 -1,074 -11.3%
Manufacturing 3,073 12.7% 3,061   4,036 -963 -23.9%
Wholesale Trade 627 2.6% 632   913 -286 -31.3%
Retail Trade 1,369 5.6% 1,361   1,885 -516 -27.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,332 5.5% 1,188   1,780 -448 -25.2%
Information 243 1.0% 256   389 -146 -37.5%
Finance and Insurance 469 1.9% 437   661 -192 -29.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 291 1.2% 275   345 -54 -15.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 760 3.1% 738   1,118 -358 -32.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 169 0.7% 139   181 -12 -6.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,483 10.2% 2,274   3,801 -1,318 -34.7%
Educational Services 271 1.1% 277   486 -215 -44.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,113 4.6% 1,082   1,530 -417 -27.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 310 1.3% 327   495 -185 -37.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 540 2.2% 471   817 -277 -33.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 471 1.9% 459   666 -195 -29.3%
Public Administration 186 0.8% 176   216 -30 -13.9%
Information Not Available 1,760 7.3% 1,596   2,661 -901 -33.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,001 15,529 14,339
Male 8,685 66.8% 10,689   9,426 -741 -7.9%
Female 4,316 33.2% 4,840   4,913 -597 -12.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 13,001 15,529 14,339
Hispanic or Latino 1,471 11.3% 1,685   1,522 -51 -3.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,558 50.4% 8,434   6,643 -85 -1.3%
Information Not Available 4,972 38.2% 5,410   6,174 -1,202 -19.5%
 
Race 13,001 15,529 14,339
American Indian or Alaskan Native 172 1.3% 196   210 -38 -18.1%
Asian 149 1.1% 133   242 -93 -38.4%
Black or African American 2,442 18.8% 2,964   2,548 -106 -4.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 33 0.3% 35   34 -1 -2.9%
White 9,066 69.7% 10,961   10,134 -1,068 -10.5%
Information Not Available 1,139 8.8% 1,240   1,171 -32 -2.7%
 
Years of Age 13,001 15,529 14,339
Younger than 22 192 0.9% 195   210 -18 -8.6%
22-24 519 2.5% 582   594 -75 -12.6%
25-34 3,001 14.2% 3,457   3,267 -266 -8.1%
35-44 3,073 14.6% 3,694   3,302 -229 -6.9%
45-54 2,968 14.1% 3,619   3,363 -395 -11.7%
55-59 1,621 7.7% 1,918   1,677 -56 -3.3%
60-64 1,002 4.8% 1,281   1,187 -185 -15.6%
65 and older 625 3.0% 783   739 -114 -15.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 13,001 15,529 14,339
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 52 0.4% 55   61 -9 -14.8%
Mining 136 1.0% 189   122 14 11.5%
Utilities 69 0.5% 75   15 54 360.0%
Construction 3,611 27.7% 4,147   3,457 154 4.5%
Manufacturing 1,176 9.0% 2,510   1,821 -645 -35.4%
Wholesale Trade 447 3.4% 418   533 -86 -16.1%
Retail Trade 873 6.7% 836   958 -85 -8.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 506 3.9% 586   560 -54 -9.6%
Information 198 1.5% 186   276 -78 -28.3%
Finance and Insurance 307 2.4% 299   352 -45 -12.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 213 1.6% 250   214 -1 -0.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 651 5.0% 699   715 -64 -9.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 50 0.4% 54   78 -28 -35.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,786 13.7% 2,103   2,108 -322 -15.3%
Educational Services 156 1.2% 170   193 -37 -19.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,004 7.7% 997   1,080 -76 -7.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 105 0.8% 110   117 -12 -10.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 459 3.5% 579   514 -55 -10.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 218 1.7% 224   227 -9 -4.0%
Public Administration 240 1.8% 260   288 -48 -16.7%
Information Not Available 744 5.7% 782   650 94 14.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,267 25,180 23,850
Male 16,016 66.0% 17,146   16,079 -63 -0.4%
Female 8,251 34.0% 8,034   7,771 480 6.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 24,267 25,180 23,850
Hispanic or Latino 45 0.2% 34   0 45 0.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 614 2.5% 687   19 595 3131.6%
Information Not Available 23,608 97.3% 24,459   23,831 -223 -0.9%
 
Race 24,267 25,180 23,850
American Indian or Alaskan Native 165 0.7% 171   90 75 83.3%
Asian 111 0.5% 124   100 11 11.0%
Black or African American 2,937 12.1% 3,002   3,014 -77 -2.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1% 17   0 13 0.0%
White 20,698 85.3% 21,538   20,646 52 0.3%
Information Not Available 343 1.4% 328   0 343 0.0%
 
Years of Age 24,267 25,180 23,850
Younger than 22 383 0.9% 307   284 99 34.9%
22-24 814 1.9% 1,028   867 -53 -6.1%
25-34 4,713 11.1% 5,275   4,886 -173 -3.5%
35-44 6,026 14.1% 6,081   5,739 287 5.0%
45-54 5,719 13.4% 6,064   5,810 -91 -1.6%
55-59 2,724 6.4% 3,092   2,748 -24 -0.9%
60-64 2,363 5.5% 2,064   2,118 245 11.6%
65 and older 1,513 3.6% 1,245   1,398 115 8.2%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 24   0 12 0.0%
 
Industry 24,267 25,180 23,850
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 76 0.3% 135   57 19 33.3%
Mining 298 1.2% 286   190 108 56.8%
Utilities 36 0.1% 43   19 17 89.5%
Construction 6,208 25.5% 6,699   5,431 777 14.3%
Manufacturing 3,298 13.5% 3,983   3,881 -583 -15.0%
Wholesale Trade 770 3.2% 832   1,005 -235 -23.4%
Retail Trade 1,486 6.1% 1,437   1,919 -433 -22.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 801 3.3% 904   1,061 -260 -24.5%
Information 423 1.7% 418   280 143 51.1%
Finance and Insurance 583 2.4% 542   545 38 7.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 267 1.1% 298   303 -36 -11.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 917 3.8% 1,130   1,014 -97 -9.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 178 0.7% 188   104 74 71.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,084 12.7% 2,686   3,023 61 2.0%
Educational Services 387 1.6% 409   299 88 29.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,655 6.8% 1,377   1,303 352 27.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 441 1.8% 414   692 -251 -36.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,170 4.8% 1,070   900 270 30.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 498 2.0% 461   564 -66 -11.7%
Public Administration 316 1.3% 337   313 3 1.0%
Information Not Available 1,375 5.6% 1,531   947 428 45.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,467 19,046 20,199
Male 8,505 48.7% 9,235   11,254 -2,749 -24.4%
Female 8,928 51.1% 9,755   8,935 -7 -0.1%
Information Not Available 34 0.2% 56   10 24 240.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,467 19,046 20,199
Hispanic or Latino 647 3.7% 780   922 -275 -29.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,445 94.1% 17,877   18,996 -2,551 -13.4%
Information Not Available 375 2.1% 389   281 94 33.5%
 
Race 17,467 19,046 20,199
American Indian or Alaskan Native 79 0.5% 99   135 -56 -41.5%
Asian 109 0.6% 113   231 -122 -52.8%
Black or African American 8,569 49.1% 9,305   9,933 -1,364 -13.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 419 2.4% 474   23 396 1721.7%
White 6,996 40.1% 7,641   8,614 -1,618 -18.8%
Information Not Available 1,295 7.4% 1,414   1,263 32 2.5%
 
Years of Age 17,467 19,046 20,199
Younger than 22 293 1.3% 328   392 -99 -25.3%
22-24 642 2.8% 781   790 -148 -18.7%
25-34 4,056 17.6% 4,552   4,912 -856 -17.4%
35-44 4,174 18.1% 4,651   4,753 -579 -12.2%
45-54 3,982 17.3% 4,225   4,644 -662 -14.3%
55-59 2,013 8.7% 2,086   2,264 -251 -11.1%
60-64 1,408 6.1% 1,502   1,521 -113 -7.4%
65 and older 899 3.9% 921   923 -24 -2.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 17,467 19,046 20,199
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 352 2.0% 336   387 -35 -9.0%
Mining 293 1.6% 295   581 -288 -49.6%
Utilities 49 0.3% 38   54 -5 -9.3%
Construction 3,296 18.5% 3,879   3,352 -56 -1.7%
Manufacturing 1,320 7.4% 1,364   1,824 -504 -27.6%
Wholesale Trade 445 2.5% 466   651 -206 -31.6%
Retail Trade 1,405 7.9% 1,383   1,402 3 0.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 672 3.8% 652   907 -235 -25.9%
Information 189 1.1% 213   249 -60 -24.1%
Finance and Insurance 405 2.3% 390   389 16 4.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 243 1.4% 261   385 -142 -36.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 640 3.6% 677   854 -214 -25.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 72 0.4% 69   79 -7 -8.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,504 8.4% 1,589   1,728 -224 -13.0%
Educational Services 275 1.5% 361   334 -59 -17.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,609 9.0% 1,695   2,043 -434 -21.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 232 1.3% 232   284 -52 -18.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,220 6.8% 1,364   1,605 -385 -24.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 437 2.5% 438   505 -68 -13.5%
Public Administration 259 1.5% 281   332 -73 -22.0%
Information Not Available 2,550 14.3% 3,063   2,254 296 13.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 79,732 77,175 82,931
Male 53,870 67.6% 51,069   56,560 -2,690 -4.8%
Female 25,858 32.4% 26,103   26,367 -509 -1.9%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 3   4 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 79,732 77,175 82,931
Hispanic or Latino 10,829 13.6% 10,516   10,909 -80 -0.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 64,248 80.6% 62,156   67,248 -3,000 -4.5%
Information Not Available 4,655 5.8% 4,503   4,774 -119 -2.5%
 
Race 79,732 77,175 82,931
American Indian or Alaskan Native 442 0.6% 396   431 11 2.6%
Asian 2,062 2.6% 2,241   2,279 -217 -9.5%
Black or African American 6,279 7.9% 6,276   6,420 -141 -2.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 178 0.2% 161   184 -6 -3.3%
White 59,138 74.2% 56,784   61,934 -2,796 -4.5%
Information Not Available 11,633 14.6% 11,317   11,683 -50 -0.4%
 
Years of Age 79,732 77,175 82,931
Younger than 22 1,610 1.2% 1,570   1,738 -128 -7.4%
22-24 3,442 2.6% 3,348   3,848 -406 -10.6%
25-34 18,321 13.9% 17,757   19,014 -693 -3.6%
35-44 16,849 12.7% 16,423   17,707 -858 -4.8%
45-54 18,428 13.9% 17,738   19,728 -1,300 -6.6%
55-59 9,054 6.8% 8,748   9,251 -197 -2.1%
60-64 6,691 5.1% 6,395   6,509 182 2.8%
65 and older 5,337 4.0% 5,196   5,136 201 3.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 79,732 77,175 82,931
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,080 1.3% 1,044   1,081 -1 -0.1%
Mining 246 0.3% 223   238 8 3.4%
Utilities 189 0.2% 211   213 -24 -11.3%
Construction 16,665 20.6% 15,608   17,819 -1,154 -6.5%
Manufacturing 4,958 6.1% 4,647   5,715 -757 -13.2%
Wholesale Trade 3,038 3.8% 2,878   2,879 159 5.5%
Retail Trade 5,929 7.3% 5,521   5,929 0 0.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,193 2.7% 2,093   2,436 -243 -10.0%
Information 1,429 1.8% 1,384   1,445 -16 -1.1%
Finance and Insurance 2,337 2.9% 2,218   2,100 237 11.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,236 1.5% 1,168   1,355 -119 -8.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,845 7.2% 5,620   6,043 -198 -3.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 341 0.4% 319   354 -13 -3.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 11,922 14.8% 10,981   12,327 -405 -3.3%
Educational Services 1,143 1.4% 1,320   1,177 -34 -2.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,367 6.6% 5,274   5,348 19 0.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,787 3.4% 2,711   2,932 -145 -4.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,092 7.5% 6,768   6,348 -256 -4.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,673 4.5% 3,520   3,515 158 4.5%
Public Administration 1,264 1.6% 1,415   1,668 -404 -24.2%
Information Not Available 1,998 2.5% 2,252   2,009 -11 -0.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 38,298 39,613 42,479
Male 18,686 48.8% 19,778   20,553 -1,867 -9.1%
Female 12,218 31.9% 12,935   13,628 -1,410 -10.3%
Information Not Available 7,394 19.3% 6,900   8,298 -904 -10.9%
 
Ethnicity 38,298 39,613 42,479
Hispanic or Latino 2,319 6.1% 2,619   2,386 -67 -2.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 27,685 72.3% 29,172   30,994 -3,309 -10.7%
Information Not Available 8,294 21.7% 7,822   9,099 -805 -8.8%
 
Race 38,298 39,613 42,479
American Indian or Alaskan Native 125 0.3% 133   110 15 13.6%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 12,474 32.6% 13,195   13,813 -1,339 -9.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 61 0.2% 57   51 10 19.6%
White 15,025 39.2% 15,787   17,020 -1,995 -11.7%
Information Not Available 10,613 27.7% 10,441   11,485 -872 -7.6%
 
Years of Age 38,298 39,613 42,479
Younger than 22 393 0.8% 396   541 -148 -27.4%
22-24 1,146 2.3% 1,188   1,382 -236 -17.1%
25-34 7,381 14.6% 7,722   8,107 -726 -9.0%
35-44 6,528 12.9% 6,949   6,984 -456 -6.5%
45-54 6,712 13.3% 7,092   7,667 -955 -12.5%
55-59 3,680 7.3% 3,951   4,024 -344 -8.5%
60-64 2,700 5.3% 2,854   2,918 -218 -7.5%
65 and older 2,364 4.7% 2,561   2,558 -194 -7.6%
Information Not Available 7,394 14.6% 6,900   8,298 -904 -10.9%
 
Industry 38,298 39,613 42,479
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 146 0.4% 190   152 -6 -3.9%
Mining 34 0.1% 50   39 -5 -12.8%
Utilities 36 0.1% 46   44 -8 -18.2%
Construction 5,719 14.9% 6,176   6,132 -413 -6.7%
Manufacturing 323 0.8% 302   360 -37 -10.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,006 2.6% 953   1,166 -160 -13.7%
Retail Trade 1,093 2.8% 1,019   1,289 -196 -15.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 719 1.9% 718   934 -215 -23.0%
Information 388 1.0% 414   467 -79 -16.9%
Finance and Insurance 869 2.3% 827   900 -31 -3.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 831 2.2% 884   707 124 17.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,324 6.0% 2,341   2,328 -4 -0.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 81 0.2% 71   154 -73 -47.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,735 12.3% 4,975   5,287 -552 -10.4%
Educational Services 766 2.0% 828   804 -38 -4.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,304 6.0% 2,318   2,529 -225 -8.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 836 2.2% 898   970 -134 -13.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,752 7.2% 3,628   3,018 -266 -8.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 747 1.9% 754   846 -99 -11.7%
Public Administration 714 1.9% 759   834 -120 -14.4%
Information Not Available 11,875 30.9% 11,462   13,519 -1,644 -12.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,560 8,607 9,636
Male 5,398 63.1% 5,263   6,490 -1,092 -16.8%
Female 2,798 32.7% 2,949   3,146 -348 -11.1%
Information Not Available 364 4.3% 395   0 364 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,560 8,607 9,636
Hispanic or Latino 191 2.2% 187   231 -40 -17.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,014 93.6% 7,977   8,334 -320 -3.8%
Information Not Available 355 4.1% 443   1,071 -716 -66.9%
 
Race 8,560 8,607 9,636
American Indian or Alaskan Native 142 1.7% 120   101 41 40.6%
Asian 62 0.7% 59   74 -12 -16.2%
Black or African American 174 2.0% 158   129 45 34.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 18 0.2% 17   0 18 0.0%
White 7,976 93.2% 8,017   8,837 -861 -9.7%
Information Not Available 188 2.2% 236   495 -307 -62.0%
 
Years of Age 8,560 8,607 9,636
Younger than 22 123 0.8% 109   196 -73 -37.2%
22-24 329 2.1% 315   399 -70 -17.5%
25-34 1,824 11.6% 1,760   2,157 -333 -15.4%
35-44 1,700 10.9% 1,768   1,919 -219 -11.4%
45-54 1,845 11.8% 1,886   2,088 -243 -11.6%
55-59 1,116 7.1% 1,134   1,157 -41 -3.5%
60-64 873 5.6% 919   946 -73 -7.7%
65 and older 750 4.8% 716   774 -24 -3.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,560 8,607 9,636
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 176 2.0% 175   185 -9 -4.9%
Mining 11 0.1% 10   20 -9 -45.0%
Utilities 8 0.1% 12   11 -3 -27.3%
Construction 1,799 20.6% 1,684   2,013 -214 -10.6%
Manufacturing 839 9.6% 1,043   956 -117 -12.2%
Wholesale Trade 348 4.0% 268   304 44 14.5%
Retail Trade 613 7.0% 570   700 -87 -12.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 211 2.4% 231   221 -10 -4.5%
Information 46 0.5% 37   60 -14 -23.3%
Finance and Insurance 108 1.2% 115   99 9 9.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 45 0.5% 59   87 -42 -48.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 270 3.1% 235   237 33 13.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15 0.2% 15   18 -3 -16.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 812 9.3% 773   924 -112 -12.1%
Educational Services 121 1.4% 135   85 36 42.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 482 5.5% 444   375 107 28.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 161 1.8% 206   192 -31 -16.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,236 14.1% 1,335   1,180 56 4.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 157 1.8% 166   178 -21 -11.8%
Public Administration 150 1.7% 161   141 9 6.4%
Information Not Available 952 10.9% 933   1,650 -698 -42.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 95,613 99,914 97,250
Male 66,410 69.5% 68,569   67,642 -1,232 -1.8%
Female 26,651 27.9% 28,374   27,465 -814 -3.0%
Information Not Available 2,552 2.7% 2,971   2,143 409 19.1%
 
Ethnicity 95,613 99,914 97,250
Hispanic or Latino 8,156 8.5% 8,192   8,176 -20 -0.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 72,922 76.3% 76,827   74,321 -1,399 -1.9%
Information Not Available 14,535 15.2% 14,895   14,753 -218 -1.5%
 
Race 95,613 99,914 97,250
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,200 1.3% 1,129   1,167 33 2.8%
Asian 606 0.6% 764   620 -14 -2.3%
Black or African American 10,964 11.5% 12,017   12,042 -1,078 -9.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 61 0.1% 63   82 -21 -25.6%
White 60,384 63.2% 63,292   61,673 -1,289 -2.1%
Information Not Available 22,398 23.4% 22,649   21,666 732 3.4%
 
Years of Age 95,613 99,914 97,250
Younger than 22 2,596 1.7% 2,765   2,647 -51 -1.9%
22-24 4,764 3.2% 5,120   5,198 -434 -8.3%
25-34 21,305 14.3% 23,128   22,758 -1,453 -6.4%
35-44 21,267 14.3% 22,247   20,997 270 1.3%
45-54 22,890 15.4% 24,200   23,591 -701 -3.0%
55-59 11,537 7.8% 11,344   11,283 254 2.3%
60-64 7,175 4.8% 7,166   6,853 322 4.7%
65 and older 4,067 2.7% 3,942   3,921 146 3.7%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 2   2 10 500.0%
 
Industry 95,613 99,914 97,250
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,945 2.0% 2,124   2,117 -172 -8.1%
Mining 860 0.9% 913   744 116 15.6%
Utilities 165 0.2% 152   209 -44 -21.1%
Construction 23,384 24.0% 22,403   22,767 617 2.7%
Manufacturing 9,968 10.2% 11,753   11,450 -1,482 -12.9%
Wholesale Trade 6,658 6.8% 5,428   3,712 2,946 79.4%
Retail Trade 5,625 5.8% 5,640   5,416 209 3.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,595 2.7% 3,057   3,179 -584 -18.4%
Information 1,056 1.1% 932   879 177 20.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,426 1.5% 1,446   1,326 100 7.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,037 1.1% 1,067   1,066 -29 -2.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,159 4.3% 5,010   4,542 -383 -8.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,641 1.7% 3,298   2,271 -630 -27.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 12,814 13.1% 13,759   13,933 -1,119 -8.0%
Educational Services 665 0.7% 829   722 -57 -7.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,354 4.5% 4,302   4,249 105 2.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,555 3.6% 3,693   3,748 -193 -5.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,017 4.1% 4,202   4,129 -112 -2.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,265 2.3% 2,207   2,386 -121 -5.1%
Public Administration 1,609 1.6% 1,797   1,795 -186 -10.4%
Information Not Available 5,815 6.0% 5,902   6,610 -795 -12.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 62,360 62,751 64,523
Male 49,068 78.7% 49,021   50,623 -1,555 -3.1%
Female 13,287 21.3% 13,719   13,898 -611 -4.4%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 11   2 3 150.0%
 
Ethnicity 62,360 62,751 64,523
Hispanic or Latino 2,931 4.7% 2,963   2,875 56 1.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 53,351 85.6% 53,640   55,404 -2,053 -3.7%
Information Not Available 6,078 9.7% 6,148   6,244 -166 -2.7%
 
Race 62,360 62,751 64,523
American Indian or Alaskan Native 768 1.2% 745   764 4 0.5%
Asian 957 1.5% 980   1,087 -130 -12.0%
Black or African American 2,993 4.8% 2,991   3,224 -231 -7.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 108 0.2% 96   101 7 6.9%
White 52,413 84.0% 52,766   54,280 -1,867 -3.4%
Information Not Available 5,121 8.2% 5,173   5,067 54 1.1%
 
Years of Age 62,360 62,751 64,523
Younger than 22 1,197 1.1% 1,276   1,268 -71 -5.6%
22-24 3,043 2.8% 3,120   3,216 -173 -5.4%
25-34 15,223 13.9% 15,276   15,935 -712 -4.5%
35-44 13,796 12.6% 13,816   13,931 -135 -1.0%
45-54 12,628 11.6% 12,735   13,713 -1,085 -7.9%
55-59 7,641 7.0% 7,546   7,934 -293 -3.7%
60-64 5,523 5.1% 5,586   5,403 120 2.2%
65 and older 3,302 3.0% 3,389   3,110 192 6.2%
Information Not Available 7 0.0% 7   13 -6 -46.2%
 
Industry 62,360 62,751 64,523
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,025 1.6% 1,012   974 51 5.2%
Mining 541 0.9% 639   722 -181 -25.1%
Utilities 197 0.3% 192   266 -69 -25.9%
Construction 25,153 39.7% 24,572   24,948 205 0.8%
Manufacturing 6,378 10.1% 6,632   7,209 -831 -11.5%
Wholesale Trade 2,081 3.3% 2,080   2,234 -153 -6.8%
Retail Trade 2,977 4.7% 3,042   3,211 -234 -7.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,700 2.7% 1,695   1,822 -122 -6.7%
Information 676 1.1% 663   657 19 2.9%
Finance and Insurance 931 1.5% 911   932 -1 -0.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 616 1.0% 603   656 -40 -6.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,633 4.2% 2,669   2,771 -138 -5.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 849 1.3% 799   895 -46 -5.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,851 9.2% 5,788   6,096 -245 -4.0%
Educational Services 824 1.3% 941   886 -62 -7.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,474 3.9% 2,544   2,495 -21 -0.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,056 1.7% 1,123   1,151 -95 -8.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,052 3.2% 2,271   2,057 -5 -0.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,440 2.3% 1,506   1,423 17 1.2%
Public Administration 1,182 1.9% 1,295   1,347 -165 -12.2%
Information Not Available 1,724 2.7% 1,774   1,771 -47 -2.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,002 36,984 34,658
Male 20,510 62.1% 23,485   21,456 -946 -4.4%
Female 12,458 37.7% 13,470   13,155 -697 -5.3%
Information Not Available 34 0.1% 29   47 -13 -27.7%
 
Ethnicity 33,002 36,984 34,658
Hispanic or Latino 1,464 4.4% 1,632   1,490 -26 -1.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 25,965 78.7% 29,326   27,230 -1,265 -4.6%
Information Not Available 5,573 16.9% 6,026   5,938 -365 -6.1%
 
Race 33,002 36,984 34,658
American Indian or Alaskan Native 224 0.7% 237   194 30 15.5%
Asian 169 0.5% 210   314 -145 -46.2%
Black or African American 5,461 16.5% 6,097   5,913 -452 -7.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 225 0.7% 283   503 -278 -55.3%
White 23,207 70.3% 26,119   23,973 -766 -3.2%
Information Not Available 3,716 11.3% 4,038   3,761 -45 -1.2%
 
Years of Age 33,002 36,984 34,658
Younger than 22 482 0.9% 549   529 -47 -8.9%
22-24 1,232 2.3% 1,399   1,392 -160 -11.5%
25-34 7,003 13.1% 7,898   7,631 -628 -8.2%
35-44 7,451 14.0% 8,500   7,822 -371 -4.7%
45-54 7,554 14.2% 8,392   8,106 -552 -6.8%
55-59 4,166 7.8% 4,658   4,131 35 0.8%
60-64 2,839 5.3% 3,121   2,744 95 3.5%
65 and older 2,275 4.3% 2,467   2,303 -28 -1.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 33,002 36,984 34,658
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 377 1.1% 418   392 -15 -3.8%
Mining 132 0.4% 205   142 -10 -7.0%
Utilities 32 0.1% 31   47 -15 -31.9%
Construction 7,198 21.6% 8,486   6,124 1,074 17.5%
Manufacturing 2,750 8.2% 3,454   4,181 -1,431 -34.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,178 3.5% 1,201   1,202 -24 -2.0%
Retail Trade 2,758 8.3% 2,843   2,982 -224 -7.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,122 3.4% 1,308   1,278 -156 -12.2%
Information 747 2.2% 821   572 175 30.6%
Finance and Insurance 772 2.3% 783   831 -59 -7.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 533 1.6% 529   606 -73 -12.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,248 3.7% 1,330   1,404 -156 -11.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 190 0.6% 166   162 28 17.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,236 12.7% 4,639   4,458 -222 -5.0%
Educational Services 411 1.2% 472   494 -83 -16.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,601 7.8% 2,590   2,498 103 4.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,523 4.6% 1,571   1,644 -121 -7.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,870 8.6% 3,552   3,072 -202 -6.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 684 2.0% 684   760 -76 -10.0%
Public Administration 344 1.0% 383   389 -45 -11.6%
Information Not Available 1,296 3.9% 1,518   1,420 -124 -8.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Feb 2018 Percent Jan 2018     Feb 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,809 10,609 11,355
Male 5,637 57.5% 6,134   6,574 -937 -14.3%
Female 4,159 42.4% 4,457   4,765