Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

January 2018

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
January 2018
Jan 2018 Dec 2017 Monthly Change Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,309,011 1,949,903 359,108 2,453,045 -144,034 -5.9
Alaska 10,569 9,672 897 12,507 -1,938 -15.5
Alabama 19,083 16,770 2,313 21,477 -2,394 -11.1
Arkansas 15,485 13,761 1,724 17,439 -1,954 -11.2
Arizona 22,282 22,013 269 26,035 -3,753 -14.4
California 379,170 347,829 31,341 381,886 -2,716 -0.7
Colorado 25,216 21,575 3,641 31,133 -5,917 -19.0
Connecticut 44,380 36,777 7,603 49,042 -4,662 -9.5
District of Columbia 9,246 8,796 450 8,909 337 3.8
Delaware 7,074 5,304 1,770 7,174 -100 -1.4
Florida 42,672 41,649 1,023 44,988 -2,316 -5.1
Georgia 31,607 28,012 3,595 35,336 -3,729 -10.6
Hawaii 7,620 7,117 503 8,227 -607 -7.4
Iowa 30,013 21,765 8,248 33,284 -3,271 -9.8
Idaho 12,141 8,844 3,297 14,517 -2,376 -16.4
Illinois 153,234 117,495 35,739 163,545 -10,311 -6.3
Indiana 22,879 17,658 5,221 32,090 -9,211 -28.7
Kansas 15,529 11,079 4,450 17,320 -1,791 -10.3
Kentucky 25,180 17,903 7,277 26,787 -1,607 -6.0
Louisiana 19,046 19,108 -62 22,893 -3,847 -16.8
Massachusetts 77,175 56,288 20,887 76,514 661 0.9
Maryland 39,613 34,152 5,461 43,576 -3,963 -9.1
Maine 8,607 5,738 2,869 9,556 -949 -9.9
Michigan 99,914 70,901 29,013 101,280 -1,366 -1.3
Minnesota 62,751 54,204 8,547 66,782 -4,031 -6.0
Missouri 36,984 26,310 10,674 37,432 -448 -1.2
Mississippi 10,609 10,295 314 12,889 -2,280 -17.7
Montana 11,345 8,830 2,515 11,158 187 1.7
North Carolina 22,061 20,633 1,428 27,145 -5,084 -18.7
North Dakota 7,855 5,706 2,149 9,027 -1,172 -13.0
Nebraska 8,520 5,518 3,002 8,617 -97 -1.1
New Hampshire 5,091 3,676 1,415 5,341 -250 -4.7
New Jersey 116,061 95,173 20,888 117,467 -1,406 -1.2
New Mexico 10,754 10,321 433 12,363 -1,609 -13.0
Nevada 22,442 23,633 -1,191 24,830 -2,388 -9.6
New York 181,826 143,618 38,208 185,160 -3,334 -1.8
Ohio 83,814 62,882 20,932 82,292 1,522 1.8
Oklahoma 15,024 14,591 433 18,663 -3,639 -19.5
Oregon 32,172 28,928 3,244 37,968 -5,796 -15.3
Pennsylvania 148,241 121,354 26,887 161,112 -12,871 -8.0
Puerto Rico 23,155 22,632 523 17,869 5,286 29.6
Rhode Island 11,668 8,351 3,317 12,410 -742 -6.0
South Carolina 22,042 19,430 2,612 21,541 501 2.3
South Dakota 3,373 2,577 796 3,786 -413 -10.9
Tennessee 23,949 20,602 3,347 22,903 1,046 4.6
Texas 144,305 139,363 4,942 160,973 -16,668 -10.4
Utah 13,482 11,462 2,020 16,200 -2,718 -16.8
Virginia 31,876 27,565 4,311 35,993 -4,117 -11.4
Virgin Islands 1,581 649 932 301 1,280 425.2
Vermont 5,460 3,674 1,786 6,065 -605 -10.0
Washington 65,492 63,917 1,575 69,964 -4,472 -6.4
Wisconsin 50,588 39,093 11,495 57,785 -7,197 -12.5
West Virginia 15,212 11,747 3,465 17,698 -2,486 -14.0
Wyoming 3,543 2,963 580 5,796 -2,253 -38.9
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,309,011   1,949,903   2,453,045 -144,034 -5.9
Male 1,435,143 62.2% 1,134,867   1,562,404 -127,261 -8.1%
Female 856,624 37.1% 801,296   873,709 -17,085 -2.0%
Information Not Available 17,244 0.7% 13,740   16,932 312 1.8%
 
Ethnicity 2,309,011   1,949,903   2,453,045    
Hispanic or Latino 457,361 19.8% 399,688   482,809 -25,448 -5.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,590,481 68.9% 1,336,609   1,693,334 -102,853 -6.1%
Information Not Available 261,169 11.3% 213,606   276,902 -15,733 -5.7%
 
Race 2,309,011   1,949,903   2,453,045
American Indian or Alaskan Native 31,519 1.4% 27,752   34,668 -3,149 -9.1%
Asian 68,908 3.0% 64,327   71,487 -2,579 -3.6%
Black or African American 360,302 15.5% 334,149   367,668 -7,366 -2.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 14,884 0.6% 13,616   15,006 -122 -0.8%
White 1,304,353 56.3% 1,041,764   1,388,241 -83,888 -6.0%
Information Not Available 537,210 23.2% 471,461   589,257 -52,047 -8.8%
 
Years of Age 2,309,011   1,949,903   2,453,045
Younger than 22 44,517 1.9% 42,658   46,378 -1,861 -4.0%
22-24 100,228 4.3% 87,075   109,248 -9,020 -8.3%
25-34 523,947 22.7% 449,429   563,128 -39,181 -7.0%
35-44 510,737 22.1% 432,379   533,850 -23,113 -4.3%
45-54 528,659 22.9% 445,580   563,926 -35,267 -6.3%
55-59 262,344 11.4% 218,022   278,996 -16,652 -6.0%
60-64 189,598 8.2% 153,071   196,768 -7,170 -3.6%
65 and older 134,307 5.8% 109,583   144,451 -10,144 -7.0%
Information Not Available 14,674 0.6% 12,106   16,300 -1,626 -10.0%
 
Industry 2,309,011   1,949,903   2,453,045
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 109,301 4.7% 101,084   117,897 -8,596 -7.3%
Mining 17,988 0.8% 12,409   25,364 -7,376 -29.1%
Utilities 4,333 0.2% 4,185   5,102 -769 -15.1%
Construction 434,858 18.8% 286,845   458,584 -23,726 -5.2%
Manufacturing 193,706 8.4% 169,234   227,495 -33,789 -14.9%
Wholesale Trade 68,928 3.0% 63,160   74,513 -5,585 -7.5%
Retail Trade 151,279 6.6% 138,383   163,603 -12,324 -7.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 82,406 3.6% 63,394   88,703 -6,297 -7.1%
Information 63,805 2.8% 56,501   66,678 -2,873 -4.3%
Finance and Insurance 55,727 2.4% 53,577   55,375 352 0.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 29,877 1.3% 26,821   31,145 -1,268 -4.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 107,303 4.6% 103,813   116,673 -9,370 -8.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15,295 0.7% 12,970   14,926 369 2.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 325,106 14.1% 272,065   341,338 -16,232 -4.8%
Educational Services 50,704 2.2% 49,297   51,197 -493 -1.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 147,701 6.4% 151,459   147,894 -193 -0.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 56,768 2.5% 43,032   61,501 -4,733 -7.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 146,680 6.4% 117,824   150,372 -3,692 -2.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 52,422 2.3% 49,336   54,630 -2,208 -4.0%
Public Administration 41,910 1.8% 39,703   45,915 -4,005 -8.7%
Information Not Available 152,914 6.6% 134,811   154,140 -1,226 -0.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,569 9,672 12,507 -1,938 -15.5
Male 6,721 63.6% 6,085   8,310 -1,589 -19.1%
Female 3,828 36.2% 3,573   4,162 -334 -8.0%
Information Not Available 20 0.2% 14   35 -15 -42.9%
 
Ethnicity 10,569   9,672   12,507    
Hispanic or Latino 10 0.1% 10   7 3 42.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,108 95.6% 9,275   11,925 -1,817 -15.2%
Information Not Available 451 4.3% 387   575 -124 -21.6%
 
Race 10,569 9,672 12,507
American Indian or Alaskan Native 3,026 28.6% 2,717   3,428 -402 -11.7%
Asian 685 6.5% 666   664 21 3.2%
Black or African American 445 4.2% 450   500 -55 -11.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 257 2.4% 264   257 0 0.0%
White 5,697 53.9% 5,180   7,076 -1,379 -19.5%
Information Not Available 459 4.3% 395   582 -123 -21.1%
 
Years of Age 10,569 9,672 12,507
Younger than 22 221 1.4% 161   287 -66 -23.0%
22-24 484 3.1% 441   705 -221 -31.3%
25-34 3,024 19.5% 2,719   3,548 -524 -14.8%
35-44 2,473 15.9% 2,306   2,934 -461 -15.7%
45-54 2,024 13.0% 1,930   2,545 -521 -20.5%
55-59 1,174 7.6% 1,064   1,273 -99 -7.8%
60-64 746 4.8% 673   815 -69 -8.5%
65 and older 423 2.7% 378   400 23 5.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 10,569 9,672 12,507
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 79 0.7% 77   105 -26 -24.8%
Mining 336 3.2% 311   549 -213 -38.8%
Utilities 62 0.6% 61   66 -4 -6.1%
Construction 2,356 22.1% 2,092   3,260 -904 -27.7%
Manufacturing 1,004 9.4% 966   1,005 -1 -0.1%
Wholesale Trade 146 1.4% 142   135 11 8.1%
Retail Trade 849 8.0% 749   1,004 -155 -15.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 646 6.1% 545   722 -76 -10.5%
Information 99 0.9% 90   122 -23 -18.9%
Finance and Insurance 167 1.6% 142   161 6 3.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 227 2.1% 196   220 7 3.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 283 2.7% 283   383 -100 -26.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4 0.0% 7   28 -24 -85.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 584 5.5% 556   638 -54 -8.5%
Educational Services 273 2.6% 255   346 -73 -21.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 736 6.9% 662   744 -8 -1.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 156 1.5% 185   144 12 8.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 856 8.0% 753   1,020 -164 -16.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 334 3.1% 313   332 2 0.6%
Public Administration 1,037 9.7% 963   1,140 -103 -9.0%
Information Not Available 335 3.1% 324   383 -48 -12.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,083 16,770 21,477
Male 10,370 54.3% 8,646   12,101 -1,731 -14.3%
Female 8,682 45.5% 8,105   9,338 -656 -7.0%
Information Not Available 31 0.2% 19   38 -7 -18.4%
 
Ethnicity 19,083 16,770 21,477
Hispanic or Latino 286 1.5% 237   354 -68 -19.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,363 75.3% 12,339   16,048 -1,685 -10.5%
Information Not Available 4,434 23.2% 4,194   5,075 -641 -12.6%
 
Race 19,083 16,770 21,477
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,184 6.2% 1,055   1,503 -319 -21.2%
Asian 556 2.9% 500   700 -144 -20.6%
Black or African American 7,959 41.7% 7,120   8,442 -483 -5.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1% 14   29 -15 -51.7%
White 8,271 43.3% 7,210   9,597 -1,326 -13.8%
Information Not Available 1,099 5.8% 871   1,206 -107 -8.9%
 
Years of Age 19,083 16,770 21,477
Younger than 22 77 0.3% 43   69 8 11.6%
22-24 84 0.3% 51   69 15 21.7%
25-34 824 3.3% 602   901 -77 -8.5%
35-44 3,470 13.9% 2,631   3,711 -241 -6.5%
45-54 4,193 16.8% 3,606   4,860 -667 -13.7%
55-59 2,130 8.5% 1,825   2,433 -303 -12.5%
60-64 2,334 9.3% 2,109   2,766 -432 -15.6%
65 and older 5,957 23.8% 5,890   6,646 -689 -10.4%
Information Not Available 14 0.1% 13   22 -8 -36.4%
 
Industry 19,083 16,770 21,477
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 159 0.8% 148   241 -82 -34.0%
Mining 74 0.4% 39   115 -41 -35.7%
Utilities 49 0.3% 53   90 -41 -45.6%
Construction 2,216 11.5% 1,595   2,567 -351 -13.7%
Manufacturing 3,661 19.0% 2,538   3,726 -65 -1.7%
Wholesale Trade 645 3.4% 611   718 -73 -10.2%
Retail Trade 1,909 9.9% 1,839   2,205 -296 -13.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 424 2.2% 417   645 -221 -34.3%
Information 219 1.1% 243   295 -76 -25.8%
Finance and Insurance 579 3.0% 540   608 -29 -4.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 238 1.2% 228   298 -60 -20.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 747 3.9% 793   897 -150 -16.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 58 0.3% 55   50 8 16.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,599 13.5% 2,375   2,951 -352 -11.9%
Educational Services 394 2.0% 423   454 -60 -13.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,432 7.4% 1,440   1,491 -59 -4.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 129 0.7% 132   161 -32 -19.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,369 7.1% 1,332   1,558 -189 -12.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 436 2.3% 422   443 -7 -1.6%
Public Administration 283 1.5% 252   342 -59 -17.3%
Information Not Available 1,463 7.6% 1,295   1,622 -159 -9.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,485 13,761 17,439
Male 8,578 55.4% 7,515   9,824 -1,246 -12.7%
Female 5,588 36.1% 5,563   6,207 -619 -10.0%
Information Not Available 1,319 8.5% 683   1,408 -89 -6.3%
 
Ethnicity 15,485 13,761 17,439
Hispanic or Latino 122 0.8% 121   84 38 45.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,044 90.7% 12,957   15,947 -1,903 -11.9%
Information Not Available 1,319 8.5% 683   1,408 -89 -6.3%
 
Race 15,485 13,761 17,439
American Indian or Alaskan Native 152 1.0% 160   174 -22 -12.6%
Asian 19 0.1% 14   16 3 18.8%
Black or African American 3,735 24.1% 3,601   4,145 -410 -9.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 882 5.7% 728   905 -23 -2.5%
White 9,256 59.8% 8,454   10,707 -1,451 -13.6%
Information Not Available 1,441 9.3% 804   1,492 -51 -3.4%
 
Years of Age 15,485 13,761 17,439
Younger than 22 405 1.7% 370   507 -102 -20.1%
22-24 664 2.8% 649   821 -157 -19.1%
25-34 3,052 12.9% 2,938   3,636 -584 -16.1%
35-44 3,271 13.8% 3,076   3,577 -306 -8.6%
45-54 3,334 14.1% 2,991   3,777 -443 -11.7%
55-59 1,592 6.7% 1,388   1,695 -103 -6.1%
60-64 1,089 4.6% 959   1,177 -88 -7.5%
65 and older 759 3.2% 707   841 -82 -9.8%
Information Not Available 1,319 5.6% 683   1,408 -89 -6.3%
 
Industry 15,485 13,761 17,439
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 555 3.5% 398   770 -215 -27.9%
Mining 183 1.1% 86   127 56 44.1%
Utilities 39 0.2% 29   26 13 50.0%
Construction 2,175 13.6% 1,348   2,183 -8 -0.4%
Manufacturing 1,719 10.7% 2,151   2,108 -389 -18.5%
Wholesale Trade 639 4.0% 657   677 -38 -5.6%
Retail Trade 1,342 8.4% 1,289   1,531 -189 -12.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 479 3.0% 390   606 -127 -21.0%
Information 188 1.2% 182   163 25 15.3%
Finance and Insurance 198 1.2% 223   267 -69 -25.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 170 1.1% 156   208 -38 -18.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 485 3.0% 453   550 -65 -11.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 93 0.6% 94   53 40 75.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,479 9.2% 1,484   1,730 -251 -14.5%
Educational Services 178 1.1% 192   264 -86 -32.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,312 8.2% 1,222   1,415 -103 -7.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 174 1.1% 180   257 -83 -32.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 997 6.2% 908   1,207 -210 -17.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 348 2.2% 366   353 -5 -1.4%
Public Administration 255 1.6% 240   367 -112 -30.5%
Information Not Available 2,477 15.4% 1,713   2,577 -100 -3.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,282 22,013 26,035
Male 11,674 52.4% 11,238   14,257 -2,583 -18.1%
Female 10,594 47.5% 10,767   11,754 -1,160 -9.9%
Information Not Available 14 0.1% 8   24 -10 -41.7%
 
Ethnicity 22,282 22,013 26,035
Hispanic or Latino 6,191 27.8% 6,173   7,433 -1,242 -16.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,604 52.1% 11,265   13,408 -1,804 -13.5%
Information Not Available 4,487 20.1% 4,575   5,194 -707 -13.6%
 
Race 22,282 22,013 26,035
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,897 8.5% 1,688   2,236 -339 -15.2%
Asian 953 4.3% 1,066   1,241 -288 -23.2%
Black or African American 2,043 9.2% 1,998   2,296 -253 -11.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 255 1.1% 284   330 -75 -22.7%
White 12,375 55.5% 12,200   14,260 -1,885 -13.2%
Information Not Available 4,759 21.4% 4,777   5,672 -913 -16.1%
 
Years of Age 22,282 22,013 26,035
Younger than 22 411 1.3% 413   495 -84 -17.0%
22-24 912 2.8% 914   1,150 -238 -20.7%
25-34 5,154 15.8% 5,058   6,111 -957 -15.7%
35-44 4,909 15.0% 4,876   5,679 -770 -13.6%
45-54 5,000 15.3% 5,071   6,108 -1,108 -18.1%
55-59 2,656 8.1% 2,585   3,035 -379 -12.5%
60-64 1,952 6.0% 1,870   2,115 -163 -7.7%
65 and older 1,288 3.9% 1,226   1,342 -54 -4.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 22,282 22,013 26,035
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 482 2.1% 473   577 -95 -16.5%
Mining 61 0.3% 51   95 -34 -35.8%
Utilities 47 0.2% 42   72 -25 -34.7%
Construction 1,845 8.1% 1,638   2,386 -541 -22.7%
Manufacturing 1,081 4.7% 1,143   1,527 -446 -29.2%
Wholesale Trade 691 3.0% 731   880 -189 -21.5%
Retail Trade 1,770 7.8% 1,722   2,199 -429 -19.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 603 2.6% 542   656 -53 -8.1%
Information 365 1.6% 385   456 -91 -20.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,102 4.8% 1,120   1,120 -18 -1.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 400 1.8% 393   449 -49 -10.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,179 5.2% 1,167   1,299 -120 -9.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 77 0.3% 84   113 -36 -31.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,342 14.7% 3,276   3,783 -441 -11.7%
Educational Services 610 2.7% 600   706 -96 -13.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,215 9.7% 2,209   2,198 17 0.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 335 1.5% 306   339 -4 -1.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,222 5.4% 1,286   1,383 -161 -11.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 464 2.0% 474   543 -79 -14.5%
Public Administration 572 2.5% 565   710 -138 -19.4%
Information Not Available 3,819 16.8% 3,806   4,544 -725 -16.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 379,170 347,829 381,886
Male 210,638 55.6% 188,460   223,512 -12,874 -5.8%
Female 168,209 44.4% 159,075   158,085 10,124 6.4%
Information Not Available 323 0.1% 294   289 34 11.8%
 
Ethnicity 379,170 347,829 381,886
Hispanic or Latino 168,963 44.6% 159,075   179,156 -10,193 -5.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 178,224 47.0% 159,858   173,191 5,033 2.9%
Information Not Available 31,983 8.4% 28,896   29,539 2,444 8.3%
 
Race 379,170 347,829 381,886
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,477 0.7% 2,939   3,368 -891 -26.5%
Asian 33,276 8.8% 30,267   33,965 -689 -2.0%
Black or African American 31,337 8.3% 30,659   28,384 2,953 10.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 111,134 29.3% 95,993   107,475 3,659 3.4%
Information Not Available 200,946 53.0% 187,971   208,694 -7,748 -3.7%
 
Years of Age 379,170 347,829 381,886
Younger than 22 6,354 1.4% 9,110   7,890 -1,536 -19.5%
22-24 17,122 3.7% 16,260   17,800 -678 -3.8%
25-34 87,227 19.1% 79,146   92,657 -5,430 -5.9%
35-44 82,705 18.1% 77,480   81,015 1,690 2.1%
45-54 87,012 19.0% 80,615   82,554 4,458 5.4%
55-59 41,029 9.0% 38,691   42,528 -1,499 -3.5%
60-64 32,953 7.2% 26,447   32,233 720 2.2%
65 and older 24,768 5.4% 19,982   25,113 -345 -1.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 98   96 -96 -100.0%
 
Industry 379,170 347,829 381,886
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 81,735 17.7% 79,342   85,923 -4,188 -4.9%
Mining 1,077 0.2% 784   1,251 -174 -13.9%
Utilities 754 0.2% 1,077   866 -112 -12.9%
Construction 31,445 6.8% 26,153   35,408 -3,963 -11.2%
Manufacturing 28,753 6.2% 28,014   31,078 -2,325 -7.5%
Wholesale Trade 538 0.1% 980   1,347 -809 -60.1%
Retail Trade 18,845 4.1% 18,023   21,456 -2,611 -12.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 13,353 2.9% 9,795   12,989 364 2.8%
Information 32,414 7.0% 26,055   33,291 -877 -2.6%
Finance and Insurance 6,354 1.4% 5,779   5,484 870 15.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,908 0.6% 2,155   2,021 887 43.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,815 1.3% 6,367   5,196 619 11.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 72,151 15.7% 66,412   67,641 4,510 6.7%
Educational Services 15,938 3.5% 12,538   13,855 2,083 15.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 20,676 4.5% 20,570   20,302 374 1.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6,677 1.4% 5,485   6,158 519 8.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 15,184 3.3% 14,595   13,278 1,906 14.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 8,400 1.8% 8,228   7,697 703 9.1%
Public Administration 4,200 0.9% 4,212   4,618 -418 -9.1%
Information Not Available 11,953 2.6% 11,265   12,027 -74 -0.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 25,216 21,575 31,133
Male 15,151 60.1% 12,235   19,802 -4,651 -23.5%
Female 10,065 39.9% 9,340   11,330 -1,265 -11.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 25,216 21,575 31,133
Hispanic or Latino 6,041 24.0% 4,778   7,576 -1,535 -20.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 16,644 66.0% 14,522   20,376 -3,732 -18.3%
Information Not Available 2,531 10.0% 2,275   3,181 -650 -20.4%
 
Race 25,216 21,575 31,133
American Indian or Alaskan Native 471 1.9% 362   581 -110 -18.9%
Asian 494 2.0% 451   602 -108 -17.9%
Black or African American 1,494 5.9% 1,347   1,724 -230 -13.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 85 0.3% 76   107 -22 -20.6%
White 17,440 69.2% 14,827   21,339 -3,899 -18.3%
Information Not Available 5,232 20.7% 4,512   6,780 -1,548 -22.8%
 
Years of Age 25,216 21,575 31,133
Younger than 22 380 0.9% 300   504 -124 -24.6%
22-24 903 2.2% 650   1,044 -141 -13.5%
25-34 5,403 13.4% 4,619   6,649 -1,246 -18.7%
35-44 5,513 13.7% 4,791   6,762 -1,249 -18.5%
45-54 5,917 14.7% 5,127   7,477 -1,560 -20.9%
55-59 3,323 8.2% 2,775   4,145 -822 -19.8%
60-64 2,319 5.7% 2,035   2,922 -603 -20.6%
65 and older 1,453 3.6% 1,270   1,620 -167 -10.3%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 8   10 -5 -50.0%
 
Industry 25,216 21,575 31,133
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 349 1.4% 288   391 -42 -10.7%
Mining 209 0.8% 165   537 -328 -61.1%
Utilities 42 0.2% 41   55 -13 -23.6%
Construction 4,537 17.7% 3,135   6,096 -1,559 -25.6%
Manufacturing 1,453 5.7% 1,413   1,991 -538 -27.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,135 4.4% 1,044   1,337 -202 -15.1%
Retail Trade 1,850 7.2% 1,561   2,209 -359 -16.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 658 2.6% 513   992 -334 -33.7%
Information 855 3.3% 806   1,191 -336 -28.2%
Finance and Insurance 942 3.7% 899   980 -38 -3.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 476 1.9% 471   545 -69 -12.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,243 8.8% 2,065   2,610 -367 -14.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 536 2.1% 316   651 -115 -17.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,449 13.5% 2,869   4,203 -754 -17.9%
Educational Services 640 2.5% 632   788 -148 -18.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,947 7.6% 1,850   1,956 -9 -0.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 459 1.8% 440   524 -65 -12.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,401 5.5% 1,245   1,545 -144 -9.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 589 2.3% 545   677 -88 -13.0%
Public Administration 864 3.4% 718   1,048 -184 -17.6%
Information Not Available 582 2.3% 559   807 -225 -27.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 44,380 36,777 49,042
Male 27,797 62.6% 22,185   31,885 -4,088 -12.8%
Female 16,583 37.4% 14,592   17,157 -574 -3.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 44,380 36,777 49,042
Hispanic or Latino 8,579 19.3% 6,576   8,864 -285 -3.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 35,801 80.7% 30,201   40,178 -4,377 -10.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 44,380 36,777 49,042
American Indian or Alaskan Native 174 0.4% 141   200 -26 -13.0%
Asian 638 1.4% 627   879 -241 -27.4%
Black or African American 6,362 14.3% 5,595   6,712 -350 -5.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 25,477 57.4% 21,189   28,540 -3,063 -10.7%
Information Not Available 11,729 26.4% 9,225   12,711 -982 -7.7%
 
Years of Age 44,380 36,777 49,042
Younger than 22 601 0.9% 781   634 -33 -5.2%
22-24 1,703 2.6% 1,662   1,952 -249 -12.8%
25-34 9,599 14.6% 8,226   11,115 -1,516 -13.6%
35-44 9,257 14.1% 7,398   9,976 -719 -7.2%
45-54 9,977 15.2% 8,351   11,195 -1,218 -10.9%
55-59 5,460 8.3% 4,367   5,891 -431 -7.3%
60-64 4,282 6.5% 3,359   4,509 -227 -5.0%
65 and older 3,501 5.3% 2,633   3,770 -269 -7.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 44,380 36,777 49,042
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 495 1.1% 339   643 -148 -23.0%
Mining 58 0.1% 24   53 5 9.4%
Utilities 48 0.1% 49   55 -7 -12.7%
Construction 8,534 19.0% 5,717   9,454 -920 -9.7%
Manufacturing 3,749 8.4% 3,336   3,985 -236 -5.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,523 3.4% 1,399   1,688 -165 -9.8%
Retail Trade 4,126 9.2% 3,783   4,598 -472 -10.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,398 5.3% 1,277   2,261 137 6.1%
Information 622 1.4% 576   1,107 -485 -43.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,360 3.0% 1,312   1,467 -107 -7.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 577 1.3% 524   661 -84 -12.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,864 4.2% 1,910   1,876 -12 -0.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 343 0.8% 316   314 29 9.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,711 15.0% 5,389   7,818 -1,107 -14.2%
Educational Services 1,127 2.5% 1,168   1,118 9 0.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,957 8.8% 4,011   4,061 -104 -2.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,437 3.2% 1,227   1,824 -387 -21.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,220 7.2% 2,292   3,481 -261 -7.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,184 2.6% 1,132   1,282 -98 -7.6%
Public Administration 446 1.0% 429   557 -111 -19.9%
Information Not Available 601 1.3% 567   739 -138 -18.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,246 8,796 8,909
Male 4,334 46.9% 4,025   4,248 86 2.0%
Female 4,912 53.1% 4,769   4,660 252 5.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 2   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 9,246 8,796 8,909
Hispanic or Latino 923 10.0% 745   818 105 12.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,292 89.7% 8,013   8,054 238 3.0%
Information Not Available 31 0.3% 38   37 -6 -16.2%
 
Race 9,246 8,796 8,909
American Indian or Alaskan Native 42 0.5% 34   49 -7 -14.3%
Asian 242 2.6% 220   234 8 3.4%
Black or African American 6,169 66.7% 5,992   5,919 250 4.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15 0.2% 19   25 -10 -40.0%
White 1,692 18.3% 1,535   1,793 -101 -5.6%
Information Not Available 1,086 11.7% 996   889 197 22.2%
 
Years of Age 9,246 8,796 8,909
Younger than 22 163 1.6% 152   121 42 34.7%
22-24 427 4.2% 432   473 -46 -9.7%
25-34 2,559 24.9% 2,437   2,529 30 1.2%
35-44 2,079 20.2% 2,074   1,988 91 4.6%
45-54 1,982 19.3% 1,825   1,904 78 4.1%
55-59 995 9.7% 903   891 104 11.7%
60-64 652 6.3% 604   669 -17 -2.5%
65 and older 389 3.8% 369   334 55 16.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 9,246 8,796 8,909
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 17 0.2% 17   17 0 0.0%
Manufacturing 3 0.0% 1   5 -2 -40.0%
Wholesale Trade 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
Retail Trade 17 0.2% 18   14 3 21.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 14 0.2% 16   4 10 250.0%
Information 15 0.2% 11   13 2 15.4%
Finance and Insurance 10 0.1% 11   6 4 66.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 5 0.1% 5   11 -6 -54.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 76 0.8% 72   52 24 46.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   3 -3 -100.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 52 0.6% 47   61 -9 -14.8%
Educational Services 4 0.0% 5   14 -10 -71.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 12 0.1% 17   20 -8 -40.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6 0.1% 4   6 0 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 28 0.3% 21   19 9 47.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 22 0.2% 19   28 -6 -21.4%
Public Administration 3 0.0% 4   5 -2 -40.0%
Information Not Available 8,960 96.9% 8,526   8,629 331 3.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,074 5,304 7,174
Male 3,272 46.3% 2,316   3,329 -57 -1.7%
Female 3,336 47.2% 2,647   3,326 10 0.3%
Information Not Available 466 6.6% 341   519 -53 -10.2%
 
Ethnicity 7,074 5,304 7,174
Hispanic or Latino 524 7.4% 372   472 52 11.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,084 86.0% 4,591   6,183 -99 -1.6%
Information Not Available 466 6.6% 341   519 -53 -10.2%
 
Race 7,074 5,304 7,174
American Indian or Alaskan Native 19 0.3% 15   19 0 0.0%
Asian 107 1.5% 97   136 -29 -21.3%
Black or African American 2,874 40.6% 2,241   2,750 124 4.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
White 3,667 51.8% 2,666   3,850 -183 -4.8%
Information Not Available 406 5.7% 284   416 -10 -2.4%
 
Years of Age 7,074 5,304 7,174
Younger than 22 103 1.0% 67   131 -28 -21.4%
22-24 336 3.3% 219   315 21 6.7%
25-34 1,699 16.8% 1,298   1,699 0 0.0%
35-44 1,569 15.5% 1,195   1,505 64 4.3%
45-54 1,519 15.0% 1,079   1,673 -154 -9.2%
55-59 781 7.7% 581   791 -10 -1.3%
60-64 600 5.9% 474   602 -2 -0.3%
65 and older 373 3.7% 322   380 -7 -1.8%
Information Not Available 94 0.9% 69   78 16 20.5%
 
Industry 7,074 5,304 7,174
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 19 0.3% 11   22 -3 -13.6%
Mining 2 0.0% 0   0 2 0.0%
Utilities 14 0.2% 11   9 5 55.6%
Construction 534 7.5% 330   556 -22 -4.0%
Manufacturing 421 5.9% 353   489 -68 -13.9%
Wholesale Trade 188 2.7% 137   231 -43 -18.6%
Retail Trade 930 13.1% 678   932 -2 -0.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 241 3.4% 183   282 -41 -14.5%
Information 78 1.1% 65   99 -21 -21.2%
Finance and Insurance 579 8.2% 509   671 -92 -13.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 165 2.3% 128   136 29 21.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 480 6.8% 396   487 -7 -1.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 31 0.4% 27   24 7 29.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,297 18.3% 892   1,303 -6 -0.5%
Educational Services 144 2.0% 130   134 10 7.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 823 11.6% 635   684 139 20.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 122 1.7% 90   160 -38 -23.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 755 10.6% 532   722 33 4.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 159 2.2% 128   147 12 8.2%
Public Administration 68 1.0% 57   67 1 1.5%
Information Not Available 24 0.3% 12   19 5 26.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 42,672 41,649 44,988
Male 20,641 48.4% 19,832   22,494 -1,853 -8.2%
Female 21,982 51.5% 21,783   22,138 -156 -0.7%
Information Not Available 49 0.1% 34   356 -307 -86.2%
 
Ethnicity 42,672 41,649 44,988
Hispanic or Latino 10,238 24.0% 10,330   10,873 -635 -5.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 28,547 66.9% 27,487   29,569 -1,022 -3.5%
Information Not Available 3,887 9.1% 3,832   4,546 -659 -14.5%
 
Race 42,672 41,649 44,988
American Indian or Alaskan Native 298 0.7% 256   305 -7 -2.3%
Asian 658 1.5% 632   776 -118 -15.2%
Black or African American 10,875 25.5% 10,647   10,787 88 0.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 247 0.6% 283   242 5 2.1%
White 25,201 59.1% 24,526   27,001 -1,800 -6.7%
Information Not Available 5,393 12.6% 5,305   5,877 -484 -8.2%
 
Years of Age 42,672 41,649 44,988
Younger than 22 355 0.5% 381   366 -11 -3.0%
22-24 1,135 1.8% 1,126   1,373 -238 -17.3%
25-34 8,223 12.7% 7,902   8,665 -442 -5.1%
35-44 8,655 13.4% 8,333   8,486 169 2.0%
45-54 8,731 13.5% 8,745   9,297 -566 -6.1%
55-59 4,311 6.7% 4,244   4,592 -281 -6.1%
60-64 3,195 4.9% 3,106   3,149 46 1.5%
65 and older 2,095 3.2% 2,056   2,179 -84 -3.9%
Information Not Available 5,972 9.2% 5,756   6,881 -909 -13.2%
 
Industry 42,672 41,649 44,988
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 347 0.8% 354   497 -150 -30.2%
Mining 45 0.1% 27   102 -57 -55.9%
Utilities 61 0.1% 65   69 -8 -11.6%
Construction 2,911 6.8% 2,592   3,121 -210 -6.7%
Manufacturing 1,628 3.8% 1,749   2,100 -472 -22.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,954 4.5% 1,734   1,854 100 5.4%
Retail Trade 3,702 8.6% 3,683   4,022 -320 -8.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,302 3.0% 1,009   1,364 -62 -4.5%
Information 741 1.7% 700   861 -120 -13.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,963 4.6% 1,832   1,916 47 2.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 996 2.3% 970   1,006 -10 -1.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,955 6.9% 3,048   3,321 -366 -11.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 540 1.3% 493   536 4 0.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,536 17.5% 7,278   8,016 -480 -6.0%
Educational Services 868 2.0% 876   991 -123 -12.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,956 9.2% 4,070   3,978 -22 -0.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 726 1.7% 819   720 6 0.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,219 7.5% 3,266   3,327 -108 -3.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,162 2.7% 1,151   1,252 -90 -7.2%
Public Administration 512 1.2% 558   611 -99 -16.2%
Information Not Available 5,548 12.9% 5,375   5,324 224 4.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 31,607 28,012 35,336
Male 15,171 48.0% 13,098   17,115 -1,944 -11.4%
Female 14,697 46.5% 13,386   16,360 -1,663 -10.2%
Information Not Available 1,739 5.5% 1,528   1,861 -122 -6.6%
 
Ethnicity 31,607 28,012 35,336
Hispanic or Latino 109 0.3% 48   74 35 47.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,759 94.2% 26,436   33,401 -3,642 -10.9%
Information Not Available 1,739 5.5% 1,528   1,861 -122 -6.6%
 
Race 31,607 28,012 35,336
American Indian or Alaskan Native 145 0.5% 118   160 -15 -9.4%
Asian 473 1.5% 426   528 -55 -10.4%
Black or African American 17,489 55.3% 15,762   19,440 -1,951 -10.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 11,761 37.2% 10,178   13,347 -1,586 -11.9%
Information Not Available 1,739 5.5% 1,528   1,861 -122 -6.6%
 
Years of Age 31,607 28,012 35,336
Younger than 22 450 1.1% 519   488 -38 -7.8%
22-24 1,166 2.9% 1,236   1,402 -236 -16.8%
25-34 7,728 18.9% 6,844   8,812 -1,084 -12.3%
35-44 7,603 18.6% 6,971   8,729 -1,126 -12.9%
45-54 7,327 17.9% 6,674   8,429 -1,102 -13.1%
55-59 3,438 8.4% 2,938   3,727 -289 -7.8%
60-64 2,460 6.0% 1,832   2,398 62 2.6%
65 and older 1,435 3.5% 998   1,351 84 6.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 31,607 28,012 35,336
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 529 1.6% 493   610 -81 -13.3%
Mining 16 0.0% 23   25 -9 -36.0%
Utilities 32 0.1% 24   26 6 23.1%
Construction 1,652 5.1% 1,093   1,559 93 6.0%
Manufacturing 2,139 6.7% 2,140   2,821 -682 -24.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,141 3.6% 1,061   1,457 -316 -21.7%
Retail Trade 2,044 6.4% 1,848   2,224 -180 -8.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 670 2.1% 547   772 -102 -13.2%
Information 488 1.5% 483   601 -113 -18.8%
Finance and Insurance 842 2.6% 770   935 -93 -9.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 389 1.2% 347   440 -51 -11.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,795 18.0% 5,053   6,284 -489 -7.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 40 0.1% 44   32 8 25.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 75 0.2% 66   89 -14 -15.7%
Educational Services 503 1.6% 506   655 -152 -23.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,260 3.9% 1,241   1,549 -289 -18.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,418 4.4% 1,116   1,547 -129 -8.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 203 0.6% 184   332 -129 -38.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 244 0.8% 265   312 -68 -21.8%
Public Administration 265 0.8% 269   341 -76 -22.3%
Information Not Available 11,862 36.9% 10,439   12,725 -863 -6.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,620 7,117 8,227
Male 5,474 71.8% 4,985   6,023 -549 -9.1%
Female 2,145 28.1% 2,131   2,203 -58 -2.6%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,620 7,117 8,227
Hispanic or Latino 550 7.2% 507   559 -9 -1.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,137 67.4% 4,827   5,483 -346 -6.3%
Information Not Available 1,933 25.4% 1,783   2,185 -252 -11.5%
 
Race 7,620 7,117 8,227
American Indian or Alaskan Native 43 0.6% 37   56 -13 -23.2%
Asian 2,418 31.7% 2,234   2,549 -131 -5.1%
Black or African American 116 1.5% 116   138 -22 -15.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,460 32.3% 2,352   2,594 -134 -5.2%
White 1,619 21.2% 1,464   1,758 -139 -7.9%
Information Not Available 964 12.7% 914   1,132 -168 -14.8%
 
Years of Age 7,620 7,117 8,227
Younger than 22 75 0.9% 146   104 -29 -27.9%
22-24 259 3.0% 299   314 -55 -17.5%
25-34 1,737 20.2% 1,652   1,908 -171 -9.0%
35-44 1,821 21.2% 1,664   1,893 -72 -3.8%
45-54 1,725 20.1% 1,650   1,881 -156 -8.3%
55-59 862 10.0% 718   923 -61 -6.6%
60-64 652 7.6% 574   732 -80 -10.9%
65 and older 489 5.7% 414   472 17 3.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,620 7,117 8,227
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 47 0.6% 52   274 -227 -82.8%
Mining 1 0.0% 0   2 -1 -50.0%
Utilities 12 0.2% 12   16 -4 -25.0%
Construction 3,035 39.6% 2,703   3,277 -242 -7.4%
Manufacturing 193 2.5% 146   217 -24 -11.1%
Wholesale Trade 124 1.6% 99   112 12 10.7%
Retail Trade 286 3.7% 280   342 -56 -16.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 363 4.7% 420   218 145 66.5%
Information 167 2.2% 158   169 -2 -1.2%
Finance and Insurance 60 0.8% 61   62 -2 -3.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 80 1.0% 84   118 -38 -32.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 202 2.6% 240   224 -22 -9.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 41 0.5% 44   59 -18 -30.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 922 12.0% 769   886 36 4.1%
Educational Services 50 0.7% 49   61 -11 -18.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 297 3.9% 277   306 -9 -2.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 74 1.0% 59   102 -28 -27.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 531 6.9% 564   596 -65 -10.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 144 1.9% 136   150 -6 -4.0%
Public Administration 95 1.2% 79   113 -18 -15.9%
Information Not Available 896 11.7% 885   923 -27 -2.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 30,013 21,765 33,284
Male 23,056 76.8% 15,321   25,291 -2,235 -8.8%
Female 6,712 22.4% 6,242   7,706 -994 -12.9%
Information Not Available 245 0.8% 202   287 -42 -14.6%
 
Ethnicity 30,013 21,765 33,284
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 30,013 100.0% 21,765   33,284 -3,271 -9.8%
 
Race 30,013 21,765 33,284
American Indian or Alaskan Native 351 1.2% 269   111 240 216.2%
Asian 261 0.9% 228   62 199 321.0%
Black or African American 1,401 4.7% 1,148   405 996 245.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 19,396 64.6% 13,225   3,677 15,719 427.5%
Information Not Available 8,604 28.7% 6,895   29,029 -20,425 -70.4%
 
Years of Age 30,013 21,765 33,284
Younger than 22 637 1.4% 412   743 -106 -14.3%
22-24 1,518 3.3% 1,024   1,740 -222 -12.8%
25-34 6,926 14.8% 4,935   7,853 -927 -11.8%
35-44 6,653 14.2% 4,737   7,300 -647 -8.9%
45-54 6,154 13.2% 4,590   6,954 -800 -11.5%
55-59 3,402 7.3% 2,567   3,735 -333 -8.9%
60-64 2,708 5.8% 1,971   2,899 -191 -6.6%
65 and older 2,004 4.3% 1,521   2,056 -52 -2.5%
Information Not Available 11 0.0% 8   4 7 175.0%
 
Industry 30,013 21,765 33,284
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 259 0.9% 211   305 -46 -15.1%
Mining 769 2.5% 263   862 -93 -10.8%
Utilities 36 0.1% 22   38 -2 -5.3%
Construction 12,449 41.1% 7,081   12,475 -26 -0.2%
Manufacturing 3,830 12.7% 3,560   5,627 -1,797 -31.9%
Wholesale Trade 938 3.1% 749   982 -44 -4.5%
Retail Trade 1,466 4.8% 1,317   1,648 -182 -11.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 968 3.2% 554   1,055 -87 -8.2%
Information 329 1.1% 325   494 -165 -33.4%
Finance and Insurance 519 1.7% 426   522 -3 -0.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 246 0.8% 183   278 -32 -11.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 672 2.2% 604   707 -35 -5.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 60 0.2% 49   58 2 3.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,229 10.7% 2,591   3,782 -553 -14.6%
Educational Services 266 0.9% 288   317 -51 -16.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,184 3.9% 1,160   1,096 88 8.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 550 1.8% 480   578 -28 -4.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,037 3.4% 850   1,138 -101 -8.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 448 1.5% 375   483 -35 -7.2%
Public Administration 553 1.8% 520   576 -23 -4.0%
Information Not Available 205 0.7% 157   263 -58 -22.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,141 8,844 14,517
Male 8,921 73.5% 6,041   10,768 -1,847 -17.2%
Female 3,213 26.5% 2,798   3,748 -535 -14.3%
Information Not Available 7 0.1% 5   1 6 600.0%
 
Ethnicity 12,141 8,844 14,517
Hispanic or Latino 2,111 17.4% 1,466   2,406 -295 -12.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,176 67.3% 6,041   9,787 -1,611 -16.5%
Information Not Available 1,854 15.3% 1,337   2,324 -470 -20.2%
 
Race 12,141 8,844 14,517
American Indian or Alaskan Native 803 4.0% 584   816 -13 -1.6%
Asian 153 0.8% 137   220 -67 -30.5%
Black or African American 256 1.3% 170   246 10 4.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 144 0.7% 76   133 11 8.3%
White 13,173 64.8% 7,291   20,798 -7,625 -36.7%
Information Not Available 5,785 28.5% 3,758   5,596 189 3.4%
 
Years of Age 12,141 8,844 14,517
Younger than 22 403 1.7% 284   502 -99 -19.7%
22-24 618 2.5% 454   725 -107 -14.8%
25-34 2,615 10.7% 1,931   3,063 -448 -14.6%
35-44 2,585 10.6% 1,862   3,009 -424 -14.1%
45-54 2,550 10.5% 1,887   3,217 -667 -20.7%
55-59 1,394 5.7% 1,002   1,766 -372 -21.1%
60-64 985 4.0% 745   1,114 -129 -11.6%
65 and older 989 4.1% 675   1,110 -121 -10.9%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 4   11 -9 -81.8%
 
Industry 12,141 8,844 14,517
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 885 6.8% 591   1,023 -138 -13.5%
Mining 150 1.2% 133   167 -17 -10.2%
Utilities 60 0.5% 26   73 -13 -17.8%
Construction 3,000 23.0% 1,710   3,839 -839 -21.9%
Manufacturing 1,057 8.1% 777   1,434 -377 -26.3%
Wholesale Trade 429 3.3% 328   516 -87 -16.9%
Retail Trade 959 7.4% 777   1,136 -177 -15.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 367 2.8% 235   597 -230 -38.5%
Information 108 0.8% 96   123 -15 -12.2%
Finance and Insurance 173 1.3% 165   226 -53 -23.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 102 0.8% 100   117 -15 -12.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 428 3.3% 299   476 -48 -10.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 14 0.1% 17   15 -1 -6.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,792 13.8% 1,317   1,791 1 0.1%
Educational Services 99 0.8% 117   166 -67 -40.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 674 5.2% 665   719 -45 -6.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 317 2.4% 271   330 -13 -3.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 512 3.9% 448   596 -84 -14.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 217 1.7% 161   223 -6 -2.7%
Public Administration 345 2.6% 280   388 -43 -11.1%
Information Not Available 453 3.5% 331   562 -109 -19.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 153,234 117,495 163,545
Male 105,576 68.9% 75,541   113,255 -7,679 -6.8%
Female 46,639 30.4% 41,176   49,229 -2,590 -5.3%
Information Not Available 1,019 0.7% 778   1,061 -42 -4.0%
 
Ethnicity 153,234 117,495 163,545
Hispanic or Latino 35,168 23.0% 26,294   36,041 -873 -2.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 101,892 66.5% 79,173   110,190 -8,298 -7.5%
Information Not Available 16,174 10.6% 12,028   17,314 -1,140 -6.6%
 
Race 153,234 117,495 163,545
American Indian or Alaskan Native 979 0.6% 764   994 -15 -1.5%
Asian 2,781 1.8% 2,431   3,090 -309 -10.0%
Black or African American 28,531 18.6% 25,288   29,471 -940 -3.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 359 0.2% 267   324 35 10.8%
White 97,409 63.6% 71,335   105,735 -8,326 -7.9%
Information Not Available 23,175 15.1% 17,410   23,931 -756 -3.2%
 
Years of Age 153,234 117,495 163,545
Younger than 22 1,656 0.7% 2,041   1,747 -91 -5.2%
22-24 5,120 2.2% 4,729   5,714 -594 -10.4%
25-34 32,346 13.6% 26,166   35,302 -2,956 -8.4%
35-44 36,334 15.3% 27,347   38,995 -2,661 -6.8%
45-54 38,700 16.3% 29,478   42,032 -3,332 -7.9%
55-59 19,005 8.0% 13,942   20,000 -995 -5.0%
60-64 13,401 5.6% 9,442   13,352 49 0.4%
65 and older 6,672 2.8% 4,350   6,403 269 4.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 153,234 117,495 163,545
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,100 0.7% 839   1,176 -76 -6.5%
Mining 686 0.4% 302   772 -86 -11.1%
Utilities 198 0.1% 133   349 -151 -43.3%
Construction 37,696 24.4% 21,673   39,361 -1,665 -4.2%
Manufacturing 12,186 7.9% 9,407   14,406 -2,220 -15.4%
Wholesale Trade 5,699 3.7% 5,174   6,089 -390 -6.4%
Retail Trade 8,741 5.7% 7,901   9,530 -789 -8.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 7,094 4.6% 4,722   8,152 -1,058 -13.0%
Information 2,031 1.3% 1,918   2,157 -126 -5.8%
Finance and Insurance 4,006 2.6% 3,766   3,756 250 6.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,806 1.2% 1,555   1,768 38 2.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 8,133 5.3% 7,090   9,068 -935 -10.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,108 0.7% 1,036   1,187 -79 -6.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 28,019 18.2% 22,577   28,707 -688 -2.4%
Educational Services 2,821 1.8% 2,717   3,072 -251 -8.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7,032 4.6% 6,759   6,974 58 0.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,671 2.4% 2,803   3,766 -95 -2.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 7,896 5.1% 5,815   8,390 -494 -5.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,879 1.9% 2,655   3,256 -377 -11.6%
Public Administration 2,098 1.4% 1,900   2,310 -212 -9.2%
Information Not Available 8,334 5.4% 6,753   9,299 -965 -10.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,879 17,658 32,090
Male 16,282 71.2% 11,053   22,988 -6,706 -29.2%
Female 6,513 28.5% 6,532   8,973 -2,460 -27.4%
Information Not Available 84 0.4% 73   129 -45 -34.9%
 
Ethnicity 22,879 17,658 32,090
Hispanic or Latino 1,420 6.2% 979   1,886 -466 -24.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,460 76.3% 13,466   24,570 -7,110 -28.9%
Information Not Available 3,999 17.5% 3,213   5,634 -1,635 -29.0%
 
Race 22,879 17,658 32,090
American Indian or Alaskan Native 99 0.4% 80   149 -50 -33.6%
Asian 128 0.6% 140   198 -70 -35.4%
Black or African American 2,678 11.7% 2,572   4,053 -1,375 -33.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1% 17   33 -12 -36.4%
White 18,151 79.3% 13,520   25,352 -7,201 -28.4%
Information Not Available 1,802 7.9% 1,329   2,305 -503 -21.8%
 
Years of Age 22,879 17,658 32,090
Younger than 22 326 0.8% 231   538 -212 -39.4%
22-24 764 1.9% 499   1,224 -460 -37.6%
25-34 4,627 11.8% 3,625   6,836 -2,209 -32.3%
35-44 5,698 14.5% 4,314   7,923 -2,225 -28.1%
45-54 6,028 15.4% 4,578   8,267 -2,239 -27.1%
55-59 2,821 7.2% 2,245   3,864 -1,043 -27.0%
60-64 1,807 4.6% 1,467   2,329 -522 -22.4%
65 and older 808 2.1% 699   1,109 -301 -27.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 22,879 17,658 32,090
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 97 0.4% 85   144 -47 -32.6%
Mining 123 0.5% 51   212 -89 -42.0%
Utilities 25 0.1% 28   25 0 0.0%
Construction 7,885 34.3% 4,036   9,812 -1,927 -19.6%
Manufacturing 3,061 13.3% 3,034   4,163 -1,102 -26.5%
Wholesale Trade 632 2.8% 647   921 -289 -31.4%
Retail Trade 1,361 5.9% 1,353   1,750 -389 -22.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,188 5.2% 644   1,782 -594 -33.3%
Information 256 1.1% 273   331 -75 -22.7%
Finance and Insurance 437 1.9% 405   562 -125 -22.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 275 1.2% 252   338 -63 -18.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 738 3.2% 756   1,140 -402 -35.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 139 0.6% 128   166 -27 -16.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,274 9.9% 1,782   3,818 -1,544 -40.4%
Educational Services 277 1.2% 312   548 -271 -49.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,082 4.7% 1,179   1,460 -378 -25.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 327 1.4% 265   520 -193 -37.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 471 2.0% 460   800 -329 -41.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 459 2.0% 450   570 -111 -19.5%
Public Administration 176 0.8% 152   230 -54 -23.5%
Information Not Available 1,596 6.9% 1,366   2,798 -1,202 -43.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,529 11,079 17,320
Male 10,689 68.8% 6,816   11,913 -1,224 -10.3%
Female 4,840 31.2% 4,263   5,407 -567 -10.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 15,529 11,079 17,320
Hispanic or Latino 1,685 10.9% 1,170   1,824 -139 -7.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,434 54.3% 5,722   9,070 -636 -7.0%
Information Not Available 5,410 34.8% 4,187   6,426 -1,016 -15.8%
 
Race 15,529 11,079 17,320
American Indian or Alaskan Native 196 1.3% 148   253 -57 -22.5%
Asian 133 0.9% 119   239 -106 -44.4%
Black or African American 2,964 19.1% 2,225   3,276 -312 -9.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 35 0.2% 18   36 -1 -2.8%
White 10,961 70.6% 7,701   12,193 -1,232 -10.1%
Information Not Available 1,240 8.0% 868   1,323 -83 -6.3%
 
Years of Age 15,529 11,079 17,320
Younger than 22 195 0.8% 216   220 -25 -11.4%
22-24 582 2.3% 498   697 -115 -16.5%
25-34 3,457 13.7% 2,638   3,952 -495 -12.5%
35-44 3,694 14.7% 2,568   4,176 -482 -11.5%
45-54 3,619 14.4% 2,560   4,038 -419 -10.4%
55-59 1,918 7.6% 1,310   1,995 -77 -3.9%
60-64 1,281 5.1% 810   1,444 -163 -11.3%
65 and older 783 3.1% 479   798 -15 -1.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 15,529 11,079 17,320
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 55 0.4% 49   64 -9 -14.1%
Mining 189 1.2% 76   175 14 8.0%
Utilities 75 0.5% 76   21 54 257.1%
Construction 4,147 26.6% 2,189   4,124 23 0.6%
Manufacturing 2,510 16.1% 1,379   3,514 -1,004 -28.6%
Wholesale Trade 418 2.7% 527   677 -259 -38.3%
Retail Trade 836 5.4% 739   956 -120 -12.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 586 3.8% 353   635 -49 -7.7%
Information 186 1.2% 174   259 -73 -28.2%
Finance and Insurance 299 1.9% 287   354 -55 -15.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 250 1.6% 227   203 47 23.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 699 4.5% 581   799 -100 -12.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 54 0.3% 33   60 -6 -10.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,103 13.5% 1,500   2,300 -197 -8.6%
Educational Services 170 1.1% 153   190 -20 -10.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 997 6.4% 1,002   999 -2 -0.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 110 0.7% 80   142 -32 -22.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 579 3.7% 489   511 68 13.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 224 1.4% 231   283 -59 -20.8%
Public Administration 260 1.7% 303   322 -62 -19.3%
Information Not Available 782 5.0% 631   732 50 6.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 25,180 17,903 26,787
Male 17,146 68.1% 10,659   18,029 -883 -4.9%
Female 8,034 31.9% 7,244   8,758 -724 -8.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 25,180 17,903 26,787
Hispanic or Latino 34 0.1% 35   34 0 0.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 687 2.7% 580   607 80 13.2%
Information Not Available 24,459 97.1% 17,288   26,146 -1,687 -6.5%
 
Race 25,180 17,903 26,787
American Indian or Alaskan Native 171 0.7% 125   184 -13 -7.1%
Asian 124 0.5% 95   68 56 82.4%
Black or African American 3,002 11.9% 2,138   3,177 -175 -5.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 17 0.1% 9   9 8 88.9%
White 21,538 85.5% 15,293   23,028 -1,490 -6.5%
Information Not Available 328 1.3% 243   321 7 2.2%
 
Years of Age 25,180 17,903 26,787
Younger than 22 307 0.7% 372   299 8 2.7%
22-24 1,028 2.3% 632   1,031 -3 -0.3%
25-34 5,275 11.8% 3,523   5,264 11 0.2%
35-44 6,081 13.6% 4,566   6,166 -85 -1.4%
45-54 6,064 13.6% 4,358   6,650 -586 -8.8%
55-59 3,092 6.9% 1,999   3,164 -72 -2.3%
60-64 2,064 4.6% 1,428   2,600 -536 -20.6%
65 and older 1,245 2.8% 1,013   1,604 -359 -22.4%
Information Not Available 24 0.1% 12   9 15 166.7%
 
Industry 25,180 17,903 26,787
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 135 0.5% 65   192 -57 -29.7%
Mining 286 1.1% 169   393 -107 -27.2%
Utilities 43 0.2% 26   60 -17 -28.3%
Construction 6,699 26.5% 2,830   6,615 84 1.3%
Manufacturing 3,983 15.7% 2,912   4,216 -233 -5.5%
Wholesale Trade 832 3.3% 866   1,163 -331 -28.5%
Retail Trade 1,437 5.7% 1,264   1,646 -209 -12.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 904 3.6% 671   937 -33 -3.5%
Information 418 1.7% 385   265 153 57.7%
Finance and Insurance 542 2.1% 524   530 12 2.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 298 1.2% 229   304 -6 -2.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,130 4.5% 762   971 159 16.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 188 0.7% 177   171 17 9.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,686 10.6% 1,748   2,750 -64 -2.3%
Educational Services 409 1.6% 485   530 -121 -22.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,377 5.4% 1,541   1,544 -167 -10.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 414 1.6% 286   663 -249 -37.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,070 4.2% 930   1,257 -187 -14.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 461 1.8% 441   543 -82 -15.1%
Public Administration 337 1.3% 407   487 -150 -30.8%
Information Not Available 1,531 6.0% 1,185   1,550 -19 -1.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,046 19,108 22,893
Male 9,235 48.5% 9,108   12,888 -3,653 -28.3%
Female 9,755 51.2% 9,948   9,990 -235 -2.4%
Information Not Available 56 0.3% 52   15 41 273.3%
 
Ethnicity 19,046 19,108 22,893
Hispanic or Latino 780 4.1% 747   1,047 -267 -25.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,877 93.9% 17,929   21,577 -3,700 -17.1%
Information Not Available 389 2.0% 432   269 120 44.6%
 
Race 19,046 19,108 22,893
American Indian or Alaskan Native 99 0.5% 112   159 -60 -37.7%
Asian 113 0.6% 106   227 -114 -50.2%
Black or African American 9,305 48.9% 9,331   11,425 -2,120 -18.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 474 2.5% 465   26 448 1723.1%
White 7,641 40.1% 7,624   9,862 -2,221 -22.5%
Information Not Available 1,414 7.4% 1,470   1,194 220 18.4%
 
Years of Age 19,046 19,108 22,893
Younger than 22 328 1.3% 350   459 -131 -28.5%
22-24 781 3.1% 827   1,016 -235 -23.1%
25-34 4,552 18.1% 4,659   5,651 -1,099 -19.4%
35-44 4,651 18.5% 4,593   5,375 -724 -13.5%
45-54 4,225 16.8% 4,182   5,201 -976 -18.8%
55-59 2,086 8.3% 2,104   2,462 -376 -15.3%
60-64 1,502 6.0% 1,467   1,689 -187 -11.1%
65 and older 921 3.7% 926   1,040 -119 -11.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 19,046 19,108 22,893
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 336 1.7% 284   409 -73 -17.8%
Mining 295 1.5% 286   687 -392 -57.1%
Utilities 38 0.2% 40   57 -19 -33.3%
Construction 3,879 20.0% 3,654   4,013 -134 -3.3%
Manufacturing 1,364 7.0% 1,358   2,066 -702 -34.0%
Wholesale Trade 466 2.4% 469   737 -271 -36.8%
Retail Trade 1,383 7.1% 1,357   1,384 -1 -0.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 652 3.4% 589   1,003 -351 -35.0%
Information 213 1.1% 230   340 -127 -37.4%
Finance and Insurance 390 2.0% 413   401 -11 -2.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 261 1.3% 261   411 -150 -36.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 677 3.5% 744   1,107 -430 -38.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 69 0.4% 62   83 -14 -16.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,589 8.2% 1,601   2,007 -418 -20.8%
Educational Services 361 1.9% 400   406 -45 -11.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,695 8.7% 1,833   2,126 -431 -20.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 232 1.2% 249   332 -100 -30.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,364 7.0% 1,412   1,846 -482 -26.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 438 2.3% 439   564 -126 -22.3%
Public Administration 281 1.4% 291   374 -93 -24.9%
Information Not Available 3,063 15.8% 3,136   2,540 523 20.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 77,175 56,288 76,514
Male 51,069 66.2% 32,927   50,831 238 0.5%
Female 26,103 33.8% 23,357   25,682 421 1.6%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 4   1 2 200.0%
 
Ethnicity 77,175 56,288 76,514
Hispanic or Latino 10,516 13.6% 7,355   10,249 267 2.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 62,156 80.5% 45,494   61,769 387 0.6%
Information Not Available 4,503 5.8% 3,439   4,496 7 0.2%
 
Race 77,175 56,288 76,514
American Indian or Alaskan Native 396 0.5% 300   379 17 4.5%
Asian 2,241 2.9% 1,993   2,308 -67 -2.9%
Black or African American 6,276 8.1% 5,214   6,143 133 2.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 161 0.2% 138   196 -35 -17.9%
White 56,784 73.6% 40,457   56,550 234 0.4%
Information Not Available 11,317 14.7% 8,186   10,938 379 3.5%
 
Years of Age 77,175 56,288 76,514
Younger than 22 1,570 1.2% 1,042   1,656 -86 -5.2%
22-24 3,348 2.6% 2,311   3,666 -318 -8.7%
25-34 17,757 13.9% 12,717   17,594 163 0.9%
35-44 16,423 12.9% 11,689   16,134 289 1.8%
45-54 17,738 13.9% 13,001   17,985 -247 -1.4%
55-59 8,748 6.9% 6,452   8,522 226 2.7%
60-64 6,395 5.0% 5,061   6,106 289 4.7%
65 and older 5,196 4.1% 4,015   4,851 345 7.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 77,175 56,288 76,514
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,044 1.3% 502   931 113 12.1%
Mining 223 0.3% 42   187 36 19.3%
Utilities 211 0.3% 214   207 4 1.9%
Construction 15,608 20.0% 7,023   14,869 739 5.0%
Manufacturing 4,647 5.9% 4,136   5,230 -583 -11.1%
Wholesale Trade 2,878 3.7% 2,593   2,747 131 4.8%
Retail Trade 5,521 7.1% 4,555   5,387 134 2.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,093 2.7% 1,523   2,008 85 4.2%
Information 1,384 1.8% 1,425   1,357 27 2.0%
Finance and Insurance 2,218 2.8% 2,232   2,048 170 8.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,168 1.5% 1,009   1,238 -70 -5.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,620 7.2% 5,063   5,604 16 0.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 319 0.4% 295   335 -16 -4.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 10,981 14.0% 6,421   11,060 -79 -0.7%
Educational Services 1,320 1.7% 1,280   1,269 51 4.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,274 6.7% 5,368   5,096 178 3.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,711 3.5% 1,790   2,785 -74 -2.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,768 8.7% 4,681   6,989 -221 -3.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,520 4.5% 3,004   3,298 222 6.7%
Public Administration 1,415 1.8% 1,228   1,756 -341 -19.4%
Information Not Available 2,252 2.9% 1,904   2,113 139 6.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 39,613 34,152 43,576
Male 19,778 49.9% 16,388   21,586 -1,808 -8.4%
Female 12,935 32.7% 12,595   14,524 -1,589 -10.9%
Information Not Available 6,900 17.4% 5,169   7,466 -566 -7.6%
 
Ethnicity 39,613 34,152 43,576
Hispanic or Latino 2,619 6.6% 1,957   2,545 74 2.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,172 73.6% 26,148   32,752 -3,580 -10.9%
Information Not Available 7,822 19.7% 6,047   8,279 -457 -5.5%
 
Race 39,613 34,152 43,576
American Indian or Alaskan Native 133 0.3% 126   133 0 0.0%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 13,195 33.3% 12,599   14,428 -1,233 -8.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 57 0.1% 46   58 -1 -1.7%
White 15,787 39.9% 13,377   18,133 -2,346 -12.9%
Information Not Available 10,441 26.4% 8,004   10,824 -383 -3.5%
 
Years of Age 39,613 34,152 43,576
Younger than 22 396 0.8% 320   549 -153 -27.9%
22-24 1,188 2.3% 1,011   1,490 -302 -20.3%
25-34 7,722 14.7% 7,029   8,558 -836 -9.8%
35-44 6,949 13.2% 6,155   7,431 -482 -6.5%
45-54 7,092 13.5% 6,163   8,035 -943 -11.7%
55-59 3,951 7.5% 3,468   4,229 -278 -6.6%
60-64 2,854 5.4% 2,540   3,086 -232 -7.5%
65 and older 2,561 4.9% 2,297   2,732 -171 -6.3%
Information Not Available 6,900 13.1% 5,169   7,466 -566 -7.6%
 
Industry 39,613 34,152 43,576
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 190 0.5% 138   206 -16 -7.8%
Mining 50 0.1% 19   43 7 16.3%
Utilities 46 0.1% 34   51 -5 -9.8%
Construction 6,176 15.5% 4,021   6,256 -80 -1.3%
Manufacturing 302 0.8% 461   478 -176 -36.8%
Wholesale Trade 953 2.4% 1,028   1,160 -207 -17.8%
Retail Trade 1,019 2.6% 957   1,229 -210 -17.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 718 1.8% 638   934 -216 -23.1%
Information 414 1.0% 427   455 -41 -9.0%
Finance and Insurance 827 2.1% 824   883 -56 -6.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 884 2.2% 763   662 222 33.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,341 5.9% 2,355   2,663 -322 -12.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 71 0.2% 71   164 -93 -56.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,975 12.5% 4,218   5,602 -627 -11.2%
Educational Services 828 2.1% 864   900 -72 -8.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,318 5.8% 2,379   2,518 -200 -7.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 898 2.3% 787   1,073 -175 -16.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,628 9.1% 3,353   4,013 -385 -9.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 754 1.9% 727   800 -46 -5.8%
Public Administration 759 1.9% 705   845 -86 -10.2%
Information Not Available 11,462 28.8% 9,383   12,641 -1,179 -9.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,607 5,738 9,556
Male 5,263 61.1% 3,248   6,341 -1,078 -17.0%
Female 2,949 34.3% 2,109   3,215 -266 -8.3%
Information Not Available 395 4.6% 381   0 395 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,607 5,738 9,556
Hispanic or Latino 187 2.2% 95   225 -38 -16.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,977 92.7% 5,177   8,281 -304 -3.7%
Information Not Available 443 5.1% 466   1,050 -607 -57.8%
 
Race 8,607 5,738 9,556
American Indian or Alaskan Native 120 1.4% 81   102 18 17.6%
Asian 59 0.7% 30   75 -16 -21.3%
Black or African American 158 1.8% 91   131 27 20.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 17 0.2% 8   0 17 0.0%
White 8,017 93.1% 5,301   8,761 -744 -8.5%
Information Not Available 236 2.7% 227   487 -251 -51.5%
 
Years of Age 8,607 5,738 9,556
Younger than 22 109 0.7% 98   209 -100 -47.8%
22-24 315 2.0% 231   426 -111 -26.1%
25-34 1,760 11.2% 1,244   2,164 -404 -18.7%
35-44 1,768 11.3% 1,122   1,881 -113 -6.0%
45-54 1,886 12.0% 1,348   2,050 -164 -8.0%
55-59 1,134 7.2% 735   1,150 -16 -1.4%
60-64 919 5.9% 560   909 10 1.1%
65 and older 716 4.6% 400   767 -51 -6.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,607 5,738 9,556
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 175 2.0% 114   201 -26 -12.9%
Mining 10 0.1% 6   16 -6 -37.5%
Utilities 12 0.1% 6   9 3 33.3%
Construction 1,684 19.2% 890   1,809 -125 -6.9%
Manufacturing 1,043 11.9% 569   891 152 17.1%
Wholesale Trade 268 3.1% 158   265 3 1.1%
Retail Trade 570 6.5% 380   663 -93 -14.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 231 2.6% 134   220 11 5.0%
Information 37 0.4% 35   61 -24 -39.3%
Finance and Insurance 115 1.3% 90   91 24 26.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 59 0.7% 51   71 -12 -16.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 235 2.7% 205   233 2 0.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15 0.2% 13   22 -7 -31.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 773 8.8% 480   950 -177 -18.6%
Educational Services 135 1.5% 125   85 50 58.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 444 5.1% 377   337 107 31.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 206 2.3% 132   249 -43 -17.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,335 15.2% 892   1,388 -53 -3.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 166 1.9% 133   172 -6 -3.5%
Public Administration 161 1.8% 118   153 8 5.2%
Information Not Available 933 10.6% 830   1,670 -737 -44.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 99,914 70,901 101,280
Male 68,569 68.6% 44,985   69,320 -751 -1.1%
Female 28,374 28.4% 23,150   29,952 -1,578 -5.3%
Information Not Available 2,971 3.0% 2,766   2,008 963 48.0%
 
Ethnicity 99,914 70,901 101,280
Hispanic or Latino 8,192 8.2% 5,847   8,468 -276 -3.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 76,827 76.9% 53,212   77,855 -1,028 -1.3%
Information Not Available 14,895 14.9% 11,842   14,957 -62 -0.4%
 
Race 99,914 70,901 101,280
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,129 1.1% 852   1,221 -92 -7.5%
Asian 764 0.8% 562   873 -109 -12.5%
Black or African American 12,017 12.0% 9,462   12,943 -926 -7.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 63 0.1% 42   62 1 1.6%
White 63,292 63.3% 42,608   64,018 -726 -1.1%
Information Not Available 22,649 22.7% 17,375   22,163 486 2.2%
 
Years of Age 99,914 70,901 101,280
Younger than 22 2,765 1.8% 1,854   2,970 -205 -6.9%
22-24 5,120 3.3% 3,476   5,660 -540 -9.5%
25-34 23,128 14.8% 16,615   23,975 -847 -3.5%
35-44 22,247 14.3% 15,979   22,419 -172 -0.8%
45-54 24,200 15.5% 16,761   23,782 418 1.8%
55-59 11,344 7.3% 7,951   11,599 -255 -2.2%
60-64 7,166 4.6% 5,121   7,016 150 2.1%
65 and older 3,942 2.5% 3,140   3,855 87 2.3%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 4   4 -2 -50.0%
 
Industry 99,914 70,901 101,280
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 2,124 2.1% 1,602   2,308 -184 -8.0%
Mining 913 0.9% 522   1,081 -168 -15.5%
Utilities 152 0.1% 144   139 13 9.4%
Construction 22,403 22.0% 13,055   21,341 1,062 5.0%
Manufacturing 11,753 11.5% 7,953   12,814 -1,061 -8.3%
Wholesale Trade 5,428 5.3% 2,781   3,299 2,129 64.5%
Retail Trade 5,640 5.5% 4,562   5,582 58 1.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,057 3.0% 1,849   4,150 -1,093 -26.3%
Information 932 0.9% 913   901 31 3.4%
Finance and Insurance 1,446 1.4% 1,417   1,386 60 4.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,067 1.0% 883   1,019 48 4.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,010 4.9% 4,150   5,309 -299 -5.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 3,298 3.2% 1,687   2,227 1,071 48.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 13,759 13.5% 10,176   15,295 -1,536 -10.0%
Educational Services 829 0.8% 854   1,022 -193 -18.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,302 4.2% 4,235   4,416 -114 -2.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,693 3.6% 2,727   4,060 -367 -9.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,202 4.1% 3,547   4,527 -325 -7.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,207 2.2% 1,729   2,201 6 0.3%
Public Administration 1,797 1.8% 1,568   1,898 -101 -5.3%
Information Not Available 5,902 5.8% 4,547   6,305 -403 -6.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 62,751 54,204 66,782
Male 49,021 78.1% 41,385   52,554 -3,533 -6.7%
Female 13,719 21.9% 12,806   14,194 -475 -3.3%
Information Not Available 11 0.0% 13   34 -23 -67.6%
 
Ethnicity 62,751 54,204 66,782
Hispanic or Latino 2,963 4.7% 2,525   3,118 -155 -5.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 53,640 85.5% 46,089   57,023 -3,383 -5.9%
Information Not Available 6,148 9.8% 5,590   6,641 -493 -7.4%
 
Race 62,751 54,204 66,782
American Indian or Alaskan Native 745 1.2% 692   829 -84 -10.1%
Asian 980 1.6% 844   1,049 -69 -6.6%
Black or African American 2,991 4.8% 2,816   3,302 -311 -9.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 96 0.2% 97   115 -19 -16.5%
White 52,766 84.1% 45,164   56,006 -3,240 -5.8%
Information Not Available 5,173 8.2% 4,591   5,481 -308 -5.6%
 
Years of Age 62,751 54,204 66,782
Younger than 22 1,276 1.2% 1,685   1,300 -24 -1.8%
22-24 3,120 2.8% 3,034   3,403 -283 -8.3%
25-34 15,276 13.9% 13,232   16,523 -1,247 -7.5%
35-44 13,816 12.6% 11,550   14,375 -559 -3.9%
45-54 12,735 11.6% 11,412   14,234 -1,499 -10.5%
55-59 7,546 6.9% 6,505   8,134 -588 -7.2%
60-64 5,586 5.1% 4,327   5,530 56 1.0%
65 and older 3,389 3.1% 2,442   3,248 141 4.3%
Information Not Available 7 0.0% 17   35 -28 -80.0%
 
Industry 62,751 54,204 66,782
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,012 1.6% 828   986 26 2.6%
Mining 639 1.0% 486   795 -156 -19.6%
Utilities 192 0.3% 129   260 -68 -26.2%
Construction 24,572 38.5% 19,708   25,970 -1,398 -5.4%
Manufacturing 6,632 10.4% 5,744   7,598 -966 -12.7%
Wholesale Trade 2,080 3.3% 1,819   2,239 -159 -7.1%
Retail Trade 3,042 4.8% 2,712   3,187 -145 -4.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,695 2.7% 1,466   1,803 -108 -6.0%
Information 663 1.0% 631   688 -25 -3.6%
Finance and Insurance 911 1.4% 916   882 29 3.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 603 0.9% 572   632 -29 -4.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,669 4.2% 2,451   2,804 -135 -4.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 799 1.3% 615   917 -118 -12.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,788 9.1% 5,152   6,101 -313 -5.1%
Educational Services 941 1.5% 935   970 -29 -3.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,544 4.0% 2,408   2,463 81 3.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,123 1.8% 1,081   1,195 -72 -6.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,271 3.6% 2,211   2,325 -54 -2.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,506 2.4% 1,344   1,534 -28 -1.8%
Public Administration 1,295 2.0% 1,204   1,463 -168 -11.5%
Information Not Available 1,774 2.8% 1,792   1,970 -196 -9.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 36,984 26,310 37,432
Male 23,485 63.5% 14,951   23,168 317 1.4%
Female 13,470 36.4% 11,330   14,186 -716 -5.0%
Information Not Available 29 0.1% 29   78 -49 -62.8%
 
Ethnicity 36,984 26,310 37,432
Hispanic or Latino 1,632 4.4% 1,085   1,676 -44 -2.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 29,326 79.3% 20,658   30,172 -846 -2.8%
Information Not Available 6,026 16.3% 4,567   5,584 442 7.9%
 
Race 36,984 26,310 37,432
American Indian or Alaskan Native 237 0.6% 179   226 11 4.9%
Asian 210 0.6% 182   392 -182 -46.4%
Black or African American 6,097 16.5% 5,287   6,461 -364 -5.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 283 0.8% 222   704 -421 -59.8%
White 26,119 70.6% 17,362   26,362 -243 -0.9%
Information Not Available 4,038 10.9% 3,078   3,287 751 22.8%
 
Years of Age 36,984 26,310 37,432
Younger than 22 549 0.9% 531   566 -17 -3.0%
22-24 1,399 2.3% 1,085   1,527 -128 -8.4%
25-34 7,898 13.2% 5,726   8,283 -385 -4.6%
35-44 8,500 14.2% 5,971   8,412 88 1.0%
45-54 8,392 14.0% 6,245   8,700 -308 -3.5%
55-59 4,658 7.8% 3,188   4,529 129 2.8%
60-64 3,121 5.2% 2,104   2,971 150 5.0%
65 and older 2,467 4.1% 1,460   2,444 23 0.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 36,984 26,310 37,432
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 418 1.1% 267   482 -64 -13.3%
Mining 205 0.5% 81   162 43 26.5%
Utilities 31 0.1% 35   43 -12 -27.9%
Construction 8,486 22.7% 4,192   7,046 1,440 20.4%
Manufacturing 3,454 9.2% 2,449   3,851 -397 -10.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,201 3.2% 1,085   1,239 -38 -3.1%
Retail Trade 2,843 7.6% 2,299   3,042 -199 -6.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,308 3.5% 823   1,440 -132 -9.2%
Information 821 2.2% 692   560 261 46.6%
Finance and Insurance 783 2.1% 760   766 17 2.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 529 1.4% 396   597 -68 -11.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,330 3.6% 1,333   1,460 -130 -8.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 166 0.4% 132   167 -1 -0.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,639 12.4% 3,172   4,972 -333 -6.7%
Educational Services 472 1.3% 471   584 -112 -19.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,590 6.9% 2,514   2,638 -48 -1.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,571 4.2% 586   1,724 -153 -8.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,552 9.5% 2,241   3,695 -143 -3.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 684 1.8% 587   776 -92 -11.9%
Public Administration 383 1.0% 336   411 -28 -6.8%
Information Not Available 1,518 4.1% 1,859   1,777 -259 -14.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Jan 2018 Percent Dec 2017     Jan 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,609 10,295 12,889
Male 6,134 57.8% 5,403   7,525 -1,391 -18.5%
Female 4,457 42.0% 4,879