Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

March 2018

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
March 2018
Mar 2018 Feb 2018 Monthly Change Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 2,095,219 2,241,768 -146,549 2,272,842 -177,623 -7.8
Alaska 9,827 10,857 -1,030 10,963 -1,136 -10.4
Alabama 15,402 16,854 -1,452 17,446 -2,044 -11.7
Arkansas 12,116 14,370 -2,254 12,988 -872 -6.7
Arizona 22,176 22,696 -520 24,399 -2,223 -9.1
California 398,593 391,196 7,397 415,071 -16,478 -4.0
Colorado 22,731 24,194 -1,463 25,957 -3,226 -12.4
Connecticut 47,553 48,284 -731 48,406 -853 -1.8
District of Columbia 8,189 8,796 -607 8,445 -256 -3.0
Delaware 5,937 6,720 -783 6,727 -790 -11.7
Florida 39,354 42,373 -3,019 40,474 -1,120 -2.8
Georgia 26,210 28,908 -2,698 28,788 -2,578 -9.0
Hawaii 7,111 7,663 -552 7,265 -154 -2.1
Iowa 27,294 30,802 -3,508 28,851 -1,557 -5.4
Idaho 7,990 10,521 -2,531 10,235 -2,245 -21.9
Illinois 130,499 142,201 -11,702 141,781 -11,282 -8.0
Indiana 19,630 24,144 -4,514 27,203 -7,573 -27.8
Kansas 11,095 13,001 -1,906 14,180 -3,085 -21.8
Kentucky 21,361 24,267 -2,906 20,656 705 3.4
Louisiana 15,840 17,467 -1,627 18,023 -2,183 -12.1
Massachusetts 75,504 79,732 -4,228 78,142 -2,638 -3.4
Maryland 33,950 38,298 -4,348 40,012 -6,062 -15.2
Maine 8,192 8,560 -368 9,098 -906 -10.0
Michigan 81,833 95,613 -13,780 89,176 -7,343 -8.2
Minnesota 58,589 62,360 -3,771 60,343 -1,754 -2.9
Missouri 26,231 33,002 -6,771 30,115 -3,884 -12.9
Mississippi 8,971 9,809 -838 10,563 -1,592 -15.1
Montana 9,588 11,074 -1,486 9,379 209 2.2
North Carolina 20,305 22,575 -2,270 22,525 -2,220 -9.9
North Dakota 6,665 7,775 -1,110 7,539 -874 -11.6
Nebraska 6,407 7,642 -1,235 6,200 207 3.3
New Hampshire 4,819 5,015 -196 4,966 -147 -3.0
New Jersey 107,628 113,829 -6,201 117,135 -9,507 -8.1
New Mexico 9,614 10,444 -830 11,379 -1,765 -15.5
Nevada 21,047 22,343 -1,296 22,072 -1,025 -4.6
New York 163,962 171,722 -7,760 182,539 -18,577 -10.2
Ohio 66,833 76,085 -9,252 76,655 -9,822 -12.8
Oklahoma 13,582 14,363 -781 15,967 -2,385 -14.9
Oregon 29,241 31,148 -1,907 31,216 -1,975 -6.3
Pennsylvania 139,172 153,068 -13,896 143,016 -3,844 -2.7
Puerto Rico 18,289 18,871 -582 19,338 -1,049 -5.4
Rhode Island 11,379 12,358 -979 12,578 -1,199 -9.5
South Carolina 16,268 18,546 -2,278 17,277 -1,009 -5.8
South Dakota 3,058 3,424 -366 3,225 -167 -5.2
Tennessee 20,775 23,896 -3,121 19,360 1,415 7.3
Texas 128,998 129,724 -726 149,259 -20,261 -13.6
Utah 11,183 12,910 -1,727 12,193 -1,010 -8.3
Virginia 26,796 29,844 -3,048 32,672 -5,876 -18.0
Virgin Islands 540 607 -67 193 347 179.8
Vermont 5,211 5,144 67 6,095 -884 -14.5
Washington 52,106 59,768 -7,662 56,420 -4,314 -7.6
Wisconsin 42,477 48,199 -5,722 49,414 -6,937 -14.0
West Virginia 13,274 14,395 -1,121 14,393 -1,119 -7.8
Wyoming 3,824 4,311 -487 4,530 -706 -15.6
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 2,095,219   2,241,768   2,272,842 -177,623 -7.8
Male 1,282,715 61.2% 1,402,890   1,410,156 -127,441 -9.0%
Female 797,858 38.1% 822,299   844,809 -46,951 -5.6%
Information Not Available 14,646 0.7% 16,579   17,877 -3,231 -18.1%
 
Ethnicity 2,095,219   2,241,768   2,272,842    
Hispanic or Latino 444,295 21.2% 462,336   461,775 -17,480 -3.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,411,455 67.4% 1,525,451   1,551,967 -140,512 -9.1%
Information Not Available 239,469 11.4% 253,981   259,100 -19,631 -7.6%
 
Race 2,095,219   2,241,768   2,272,842
American Indian or Alaskan Native 27,500 1.3% 31,141   30,812 -3,312 -10.7%
Asian 64,745 3.1% 64,492   73,542 -8,797 -12.0%
Black or African American 321,758 15.3% 341,590   347,798 -26,040 -7.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 13,478 0.6% 14,531   12,903 575 4.5%
White 1,152,102 54.9% 1,257,165   1,249,990 -97,888 -7.8%
Information Not Available 519,372 24.7% 539,711   565,225 -45,853 -8.1%
 
Years of Age 2,095,219   2,241,768   2,272,842
Younger than 22 39,138 1.9% 44,625   40,442 -1,304 -3.2%
22-24 89,926 4.3% 99,265   101,393 -11,467 -11.3%
25-34 480,758 22.9% 517,273   522,733 -41,975 -8.0%
35-44 456,042 21.8% 489,943   486,925 -30,883 -6.3%
45-54 475,833 22.7% 505,287   529,262 -53,429 -10.1%
55-59 241,646 11.5% 257,807   261,758 -20,112 -7.7%
60-64 175,735 8.4% 184,847   182,928 -7,193 -3.9%
65 and older 122,042 5.8% 127,829   130,187 -8,145 -6.3%
Information Not Available 14,099 0.7% 14,892   17,214 -3,115 -18.1%
 
Industry 2,095,219   2,241,768   2,272,842
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 120,845 5.8% 125,042   111,142 9,703 8.7%
Mining 14,067 0.7% 16,652   17,344 -3,277 -18.9%
Utilities 4,517 0.2% 4,844   4,909 -392 -8.0%
Construction 372,977 17.8% 426,393   404,190 -31,213 -7.7%
Manufacturing 171,837 8.2% 178,774   215,801 -43,964 -20.4%
Wholesale Trade 63,039 3.0% 70,318   69,741 -6,702 -9.6%
Retail Trade 153,174 7.3% 158,468   165,208 -12,034 -7.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 73,473 3.5% 74,702   86,061 -12,588 -14.6%
Information 56,077 2.7% 57,518   64,806 -8,729 -13.5%
Finance and Insurance 57,006 2.7% 55,870   57,650 -644 -1.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 28,097 1.3% 29,427   30,388 -2,291 -7.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 98,659 4.7% 103,625   111,000 -12,341 -11.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13,359 0.6% 13,824   15,708 -2,349 -15.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 300,273 14.3% 324,797   322,375 -22,102 -6.9%
Educational Services 37,436 1.8% 41,646   39,162 -1,726 -4.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 145,246 6.9% 146,449   151,481 -6,235 -4.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 47,012 2.2% 53,976   48,927 -1,915 -3.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 119,032 5.7% 124,896   126,443 -7,411 -5.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 48,092 2.3% 50,016   51,034 -2,942 -5.8%
Public Administration 36,821 1.8% 40,531   41,731 -4,910 -11.8%
Information Not Available 134,180 6.4% 144,000   137,741 -3,561 -2.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,827 10,857 10,963 -1,136 -10.4
Male 6,333 64.4% 7,112   7,280 -947 -13.0%
Female 3,464 35.2% 3,707   3,652 -188 -5.1%
Information Not Available 30 0.3% 38   31 -1 -3.2%
 
Ethnicity 9,827   10,857   10,963    
Hispanic or Latino 8 0.1% 6   2 6 300.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,368 95.3% 10,361   10,452 -1,084 -10.4%
Information Not Available 451 4.6% 490   509 -58 -11.4%
 
Race 9,827 10,857 10,963
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,955 30.1% 3,227   3,168 -213 -6.7%
Asian 413 4.2% 511   512 -99 -19.3%
Black or African American 390 4.0% 408   408 -18 -4.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 205 2.1% 222   227 -22 -9.7%
White 5,405 55.0% 5,993   6,137 -732 -11.9%
Information Not Available 459 4.7% 496   511 -52 -10.2%
 
Years of Age 9,827 10,857 10,963
Younger than 22 250 1.7% 254   217 33 15.2%
22-24 467 3.2% 483   545 -78 -14.3%
25-34 2,738 19.0% 3,079   3,055 -317 -10.4%
35-44 2,171 15.0% 2,494   2,539 -368 -14.5%
45-54 1,926 13.3% 2,171   2,316 -390 -16.8%
55-59 1,103 7.6% 1,156   1,170 -67 -5.7%
60-64 787 5.4% 832   750 37 4.9%
65 and older 385 2.7% 388   371 14 3.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 9,827 10,857 10,963
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 70 0.7% 95   69 1 1.4%
Mining 286 2.9% 352   372 -86 -23.1%
Utilities 80 0.8% 88   77 3 3.9%
Construction 2,324 23.5% 2,659   2,786 -462 -16.6%
Manufacturing 602 6.1% 774   573 29 5.1%
Wholesale Trade 139 1.4% 161   190 -51 -26.8%
Retail Trade 945 9.5% 924   1,038 -93 -9.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 497 5.0% 535   629 -132 -21.0%
Information 110 1.1% 95   104 6 5.8%
Finance and Insurance 181 1.8% 163   153 28 18.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 195 2.0% 204   204 -9 -4.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 301 3.0% 336   343 -42 -12.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 26 0.3% 19   34 -8 -23.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 489 4.9% 550   658 -169 -25.7%
Educational Services 258 2.6% 247   270 -12 -4.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 695 7.0% 715   729 -34 -4.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 155 1.6% 180   162 -7 -4.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 868 8.8% 989   963 -95 -9.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 304 3.1% 292   338 -34 -10.1%
Public Administration 1,017 10.3% 1,159   946 71 7.5%
Information Not Available 285 2.9% 320   325 -40 -12.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,402 16,854 17,446
Male 7,649 49.7% 8,850   9,339 -1,690 -18.1%
Female 7,726 50.2% 7,983   8,091 -365 -4.5%
Information Not Available 27 0.2% 21   16 11 68.8%
 
Ethnicity 15,402 16,854 17,446
Hispanic or Latino 188 1.2% 236   255 -67 -26.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,610 75.4% 12,675   12,985 -1,375 -10.6%
Information Not Available 3,604 23.4% 3,943   4,206 -602 -14.3%
 
Race 15,402 16,854 17,446
American Indian or Alaskan Native 747 4.9% 860   951 -204 -21.5%
Asian 436 2.8% 469   565 -129 -22.8%
Black or African American 6,730 43.7% 7,155   7,225 -495 -6.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1% 15   16 -1 -6.3%
White 6,662 43.3% 7,385   7,845 -1,183 -15.1%
Information Not Available 812 5.3% 970   844 -32 -3.8%
 
Years of Age 15,402 16,854 17,446
Younger than 22 312 1.5% 397   385 -73 -19.0%
22-24 729 3.5% 839   801 -72 -9.0%
25-34 3,800 18.1% 4,185   4,336 -536 -12.4%
35-44 3,723 17.8% 4,117   4,098 -375 -9.2%
45-54 3,406 16.3% 3,730   3,959 -553 -14.0%
55-59 1,545 7.4% 1,622   1,837 -292 -15.9%
60-64 1,111 5.3% 1,164   1,214 -103 -8.5%
65 and older 769 3.7% 797   802 -33 -4.1%
Information Not Available 7 0.0% 3   14 -7 -50.0%
 
Industry 15,402 16,854 17,446
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 95 0.6% 147   136 -41 -30.1%
Mining 65 0.4% 60   104 -39 -37.5%
Utilities 46 0.3% 57   65 -19 -29.2%
Construction 1,373 8.9% 1,789   1,843 -470 -25.5%
Manufacturing 2,537 16.4% 2,842   2,906 -369 -12.7%
Wholesale Trade 581 3.7% 606   667 -86 -12.9%
Retail Trade 1,743 11.2% 1,862   2,018 -275 -13.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 452 2.9% 401   674 -222 -32.9%
Information 203 1.3% 212   350 -147 -42.0%
Finance and Insurance 655 4.2% 595   458 197 43.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 230 1.5% 249   262 -32 -12.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 689 4.4% 690   783 -94 -12.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 49 0.3% 55   57 -8 -14.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,161 13.9% 2,364   2,438 -277 -11.4%
Educational Services 284 1.8% 362   325 -41 -12.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,392 9.0% 1,414   1,388 4 0.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 99 0.6% 119   126 -27 -21.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,064 6.9% 1,129   1,136 -72 -6.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 349 2.3% 424   374 -25 -6.7%
Public Administration 269 1.7% 300   289 -20 -6.9%
Information Not Available 1,066 6.9% 1,177   1,047 19 1.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,116 14,370 12,988
Male 6,207 51.2% 7,847   7,057 -850 -12.0%
Female 4,836 39.9% 5,251   4,990 -154 -3.1%
Information Not Available 1,073 8.9% 1,272   941 132 14.0%
 
Ethnicity 12,116 14,370 12,988
Hispanic or Latino 79 0.7% 112   89 -10 -11.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,964 90.5% 12,986   11,958 -994 -8.3%
Information Not Available 1,073 8.9% 1,272   941 132 14.0%
 
Race 12,116 14,370 12,988
American Indian or Alaskan Native 128 1.1% 146   167 -39 -23.4%
Asian 17 0.1% 20   11 6 54.5%
Black or African American 3,242 26.8% 3,634   3,227 15 0.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 638 5.3% 753   615 23 3.7%
White 6,939 57.3% 8,433   7,938 -999 -12.6%
Information Not Available 1,152 9.5% 1,384   1,030 122 11.8%
 
Years of Age 12,116 14,370 12,988
Younger than 22 273 1.5% 384   308 -35 -11.4%
22-24 486 2.7% 585   572 -86 -15.0%
25-34 2,379 13.1% 2,854   2,557 -178 -7.0%
35-44 2,637 14.5% 3,091   2,771 -134 -4.8%
45-54 2,610 14.3% 3,061   2,925 -315 -10.8%
55-59 1,187 6.5% 1,389   1,318 -131 -9.9%
60-64 844 4.6% 998   967 -123 -12.7%
65 and older 627 3.4% 736   629 -2 -0.3%
Information Not Available 1,073 5.9% 1,272   941 132 14.0%
 
Industry 12,116 14,370 12,988
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 366 2.9% 504   455 -89 -19.6%
Mining 71 0.6% 129   75 -4 -5.3%
Utilities 31 0.2% 35   15 16 106.7%
Construction 1,403 11.2% 1,999   1,471 -68 -4.6%
Manufacturing 1,446 11.6% 1,616   1,650 -204 -12.4%
Wholesale Trade 524 4.2% 586   552 -28 -5.1%
Retail Trade 1,154 9.2% 1,252   1,365 -211 -15.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 369 3.0% 478   496 -127 -25.6%
Information 165 1.3% 172   153 12 7.8%
Finance and Insurance 212 1.7% 229   220 -8 -3.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 141 1.1% 167   164 -23 -14.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 412 3.3% 478   425 -13 -3.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 109 0.9% 121   167 -58 -34.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,131 9.1% 1,403   1,309 -178 -13.6%
Educational Services 164 1.3% 153   190 -26 -13.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,357 10.9% 1,367   1,173 184 15.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 125 1.0% 177   136 -11 -8.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 609 4.9% 728   658 -49 -7.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 255 2.0% 276   262 -7 -2.7%
Public Administration 221 1.8% 272   255 -34 -13.3%
Information Not Available 1,851 14.8% 2,228   1,797 54 3.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,176 22,696 24,399
Male 11,605 52.3% 11,835   13,342 -1,737 -13.0%
Female 10,548 47.6% 10,845   11,038 -490 -4.4%
Information Not Available 23 0.1% 16   19 4 21.1%
 
Ethnicity 22,176 22,696 24,399
Hispanic or Latino 6,712 30.3% 6,516   7,657 -945 -12.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,660 48.1% 11,326   11,644 -984 -8.5%
Information Not Available 4,804 21.7% 4,854   5,098 -294 -5.8%
 
Race 22,176 22,696 24,399
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,482 6.7% 1,733   1,775 -293 -16.5%
Asian 1,418 6.4% 1,313   1,474 -56 -3.8%
Black or African American 1,988 9.0% 2,095   2,144 -156 -7.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 215 1.0% 229   259 -44 -17.0%
White 11,766 53.1% 12,235   12,978 -1,212 -9.3%
Information Not Available 5,307 23.9% 5,091   5,769 -462 -8.0%
 
Years of Age 22,176 22,696 24,399
Younger than 22 373 1.2% 383   442 -69 -15.6%
22-24 875 2.7% 940   1,015 -140 -13.8%
25-34 5,018 15.7% 5,246   5,634 -616 -10.9%
35-44 4,724 14.8% 4,884   5,148 -424 -8.2%
45-54 5,075 15.9% 5,165   5,865 -790 -13.5%
55-59 2,723 8.5% 2,743   2,942 -219 -7.4%
60-64 1,999 6.3% 1,980   2,075 -76 -3.7%
65 and older 1,389 4.3% 1,355   1,278 111 8.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 22,176 22,696 24,399
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,317 5.6% 895   1,493 -176 -11.8%
Mining 42 0.2% 58   50 -8 -16.0%
Utilities 40 0.2% 39   64 -24 -37.5%
Construction 1,565 6.7% 1,734   1,908 -343 -18.0%
Manufacturing 983 4.2% 1,056   1,367 -384 -28.1%
Wholesale Trade 713 3.0% 725   792 -79 -10.0%
Retail Trade 1,693 7.2% 1,793   1,984 -291 -14.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 542 2.3% 565   582 -40 -6.9%
Information 354 1.5% 354   416 -62 -14.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,194 5.1% 1,181   1,062 132 12.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 388 1.7% 414   404 -16 -4.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,108 4.7% 1,191   1,188 -80 -6.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 123 0.5% 121   100 23 23.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,085 13.1% 3,288   3,534 -449 -12.7%
Educational Services 593 2.5% 543   548 45 8.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,085 8.9% 2,127   2,082 3 0.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 258 1.1% 318   279 -21 -7.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,088 4.6% 1,173   1,133 -45 -4.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 434 1.8% 470   502 -68 -13.5%
Public Administration 512 2.2% 582   546 -34 -6.2%
Information Not Available 4,059 17.3% 4,069   4,365 -306 -7.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 398,593 391,196 415,071
Male 224,969 56.4% 221,082   236,305 -11,336 -4.8%
Female 173,431 43.5% 170,114   178,665 -5,234 -2.9%
Information Not Available 193 0.0% 0   101 92 91.1%
 
Ethnicity 398,593 391,196 415,071
Hispanic or Latino 192,347 48.3% 190,790   189,649 2,698 1.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 172,563 43.3% 168,672   191,866 -19,303 -10.1%
Information Not Available 33,683 8.5% 31,734   33,556 127 0.4%
 
Race 398,593 391,196 415,071
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,702 0.7% 3,366   3,728 -1,026 -27.5%
Asian 31,559 7.9% 30,099   37,285 -5,726 -15.4%
Black or African American 26,541 6.7% 30,099   31,138 -4,597 -14.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 111,760 28.0% 105,107   119,715 -7,955 -6.6%
Information Not Available 226,031 56.7% 222,525   223,205 2,826 1.3%
 
Years of Age 398,593 391,196 415,071
Younger than 22 6,949 1.5% 7,501   8,162 -1,213 -14.9%
22-24 19,013 4.0% 19,233   22,270 -3,257 -14.6%
25-34 100,757 21.2% 97,702   103,289 -2,532 -2.5%
35-44 80,877 17.0% 79,432   80,616 261 0.3%
45-54 86,474 18.2% 82,028   93,313 -6,839 -7.3%
55-59 44,202 9.3% 44,620   47,664 -3,462 -7.3%
60-64 34,262 7.2% 34,331   33,053 1,209 3.7%
65 and older 25,962 5.5% 26,253   26,704 -742 -2.8%
Information Not Available 97 0.0% 96   0 97 0.0%
 
Industry 398,593 391,196 415,071
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 98,249 19.8% 98,472   86,259 11,990 13.9%
Mining 772 0.2% 962   605 167 27.6%
Utilities 1,158 0.2% 962   1,209 -51 -4.2%
Construction 35,709 7.2% 33,754   40,913 -5,204 -12.7%
Manufacturing 32,235 6.5% 30,388   37,184 -4,949 -13.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,448 0.3% 1,250   2,015 -567 -28.1%
Retail Trade 24,707 5.0% 22,695   25,495 -788 -3.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 11,388 2.3% 10,578   13,604 -2,216 -16.3%
Information 26,251 5.3% 27,118   31,440 -5,189 -16.5%
Finance and Insurance 6,756 1.4% 5,481   6,550 206 3.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,220 0.4% 1,923   2,620 -400 -15.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,466 1.3% 6,539   7,054 -588 -8.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 73,445 14.8% 74,527   76,081 -2,636 -3.5%
Educational Services 9,748 2.0% 11,251   9,674 74 0.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 23,935 4.8% 22,695   26,301 -2,366 -9.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 6,177 1.2% 5,001   6,046 131 2.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 13,994 2.8% 15,386   16,325 -2,331 -14.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 8,590 1.7% 7,501   8,465 125 1.5%
Public Administration 3,764 0.8% 3,654   4,635 -871 -18.8%
Information Not Available 11,581 2.3% 11,059   12,596 -1,015 -8.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,731 24,194 25,957
Male 13,420 59.0% 14,839   15,546 -2,126 -13.7%
Female 9,311 41.0% 9,355   10,410 -1,099 -10.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 22,731 24,194 25,957
Hispanic or Latino 5,205 22.9% 5,927   5,639 -434 -7.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 15,266 67.2% 15,834   17,701 -2,435 -13.8%
Information Not Available 2,260 9.9% 2,433   2,617 -357 -13.6%
 
Race 22,731 24,194 25,957
American Indian or Alaskan Native 446 2.0% 469   504 -58 -11.5%
Asian 441 1.9% 450   565 -124 -21.9%
Black or African American 1,508 6.6% 1,498   1,591 -83 -5.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 78 0.3% 77   99 -21 -21.2%
White 15,767 69.4% 16,755   18,059 -2,292 -12.7%
Information Not Available 4,491 19.8% 4,945   5,139 -648 -12.6%
 
Years of Age 22,731 24,194 25,957
Younger than 22 297 0.8% 365   338 -41 -12.1%
22-24 658 1.8% 784   817 -159 -19.5%
25-34 4,720 13.0% 5,081   5,423 -703 -13.0%
35-44 5,078 14.0% 5,365   5,733 -655 -11.4%
45-54 5,400 14.9% 5,736   6,285 -885 -14.1%
55-59 3,017 8.3% 3,148   3,419 -402 -11.8%
60-64 2,213 6.1% 2,323   2,511 -298 -11.9%
65 and older 1,348 3.7% 1,391   1,428 -80 -5.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   3 -3 -100.0%
 
Industry 22,731 24,194 25,957
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 239 1.0% 312   224 15 6.7%
Mining 207 0.9% 230   350 -143 -40.9%
Utilities 43 0.2% 37   56 -13 -23.2%
Construction 3,826 16.7% 4,552   4,311 -485 -11.3%
Manufacturing 1,409 6.1% 1,404   1,804 -395 -21.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,059 4.6% 1,059   1,188 -129 -10.9%
Retail Trade 1,739 7.6% 1,785   2,045 -306 -15.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 709 3.1% 688   827 -118 -14.3%
Information 803 3.5% 830   1,112 -309 -27.8%
Finance and Insurance 984 4.3% 917   1,006 -22 -2.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 453 2.0% 479   520 -67 -12.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,164 9.4% 2,111   2,491 -327 -13.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 453 2.0% 495   448 5 1.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,838 12.4% 3,292   3,307 -469 -14.2%
Educational Services 496 2.2% 518   598 -102 -17.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,896 8.3% 1,848   1,892 4 0.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 396 1.7% 427   392 4 1.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,316 5.7% 1,313   1,375 -59 -4.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 567 2.5% 565   632 -65 -10.3%
Public Administration 646 2.8% 801   753 -107 -14.2%
Information Not Available 488 2.1% 531   626 -138 -22.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 47,553 48,284 48,406
Male 30,594 64.3% 31,723   31,866 -1,272 -4.0%
Female 16,959 35.7% 16,561   16,540 419 2.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 47,553 48,284 48,406
Hispanic or Latino 9,007 18.9% 9,277   8,656 351 4.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 38,546 81.1% 39,007   39,750 -1,204 -3.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 47,553 48,284 48,406
American Indian or Alaskan Native 188 0.4% 189   198 -10 -5.1%
Asian 757 1.6% 713   793 -36 -4.5%
Black or African American 6,716 14.1% 6,540   6,639 77 1.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 27,707 58.3% 28,417   28,198 -491 -1.7%
Information Not Available 12,185 25.6% 12,425   12,578 -393 -3.1%
 
Years of Age 47,553 48,284 48,406
Younger than 22 718 1.0% 750   724 -6 -0.8%
22-24 1,944 2.8% 1,927   1,928 16 0.8%
25-34 10,442 14.8% 10,658   10,668 -226 -2.1%
35-44 9,857 14.0% 9,941   9,817 40 0.4%
45-54 10,441 14.8% 10,703   11,431 -990 -8.7%
55-59 5,869 8.3% 5,955   5,788 81 1.4%
60-64 4,604 6.5% 4,624   4,460 144 3.2%
65 and older 3,678 5.2% 3,726   3,590 88 2.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 47,553 48,284 48,406
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 398 0.8% 583   419 -21 -5.0%
Mining 67 0.1% 70   68 -1 -1.5%
Utilities 46 0.1% 47   90 -44 -48.9%
Construction 9,456 19.7% 10,179   10,092 -636 -6.3%
Manufacturing 3,691 7.7% 3,596   4,132 -441 -10.7%
Wholesale Trade 1,708 3.6% 1,792   1,600 108 6.8%
Retail Trade 4,741 9.9% 4,709   4,706 35 0.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,978 4.1% 1,783   2,233 -255 -11.4%
Information 681 1.4% 703   1,052 -371 -35.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,548 3.2% 1,523   1,442 106 7.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 689 1.4% 713   670 19 2.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,855 3.9% 1,911   1,817 38 2.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 414 0.9% 408   295 119 40.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,788 16.2% 8,141   7,627 161 2.1%
Educational Services 976 2.0% 1,086   968 8 0.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,099 8.5% 4,085   4,008 91 2.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,580 3.3% 1,849   1,634 -54 -3.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,436 7.2% 2,663   3,124 312 10.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,262 2.6% 1,253   1,243 19 1.5%
Public Administration 476 1.0% 503   490 -14 -2.9%
Information Not Available 664 1.4% 687   696 -32 -4.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,189 8,796 8,445
Male 3,871 47.3% 4,119   3,987 -116 -2.9%
Female 4,317 52.7% 4,677   4,456 -139 -3.1%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   2 -1 -50.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,189 8,796 8,445
Hispanic or Latino 618 7.5% 808   693 -75 -10.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,541 92.1% 7,958   7,691 -150 -2.0%
Information Not Available 30 0.4% 30   61 -31 -50.8%
 
Race 8,189 8,796 8,445
American Indian or Alaskan Native 33 0.4% 41   39 -6 -15.4%
Asian 176 2.1% 222   246 -70 -28.5%
Black or African American 5,642 68.9% 5,934   5,553 89 1.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 22 0.3% 18   30 -8 -26.7%
White 1,484 18.1% 1,592   1,788 -304 -17.0%
Information Not Available 832 10.2% 989   789 43 5.4%
 
Years of Age 8,189 8,796 8,445
Younger than 22 133 1.5% 142   133 0 0.0%
22-24 375 4.1% 417   450 -75 -16.7%
25-34 2,195 24.2% 2,368   2,483 -288 -11.6%
35-44 1,889 20.8% 2,057   1,879 10 0.5%
45-54 1,767 19.4% 1,876   1,771 -4 -0.2%
55-59 905 10.0% 975   762 143 18.8%
60-64 585 6.4% 600   636 -51 -8.0%
65 and older 340 3.7% 361   331 9 2.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,189 8,796 8,445
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 0 0.0% 1   1 -1 -100.0%
Construction 9 0.1% 16   26 -17 -65.4%
Manufacturing 0 0.0% 0   4 -4 -100.0%
Wholesale Trade 3 0.0% 2   4 -1 -25.0%
Retail Trade 24 0.3% 17   19 5 26.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 20 0.2% 14   5 15 300.0%
Information 8 0.1% 12   7 1 14.3%
Finance and Insurance 7 0.1% 10   11 -4 -36.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3 0.0% 2   8 -5 -62.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 50 0.6% 65   43 7 16.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1 0.0% 0   2 -1 -50.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 42 0.5% 48   50 -8 -16.0%
Educational Services 5 0.1% 2   9 -4 -44.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 7 0.1% 9   16 -9 -56.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3 0.0% 4   4 -1 -25.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 15 0.2% 10   21 -6 -28.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 28 0.3% 31   21 7 33.3%
Public Administration 3 0.0% 4   2 1 50.0%
Information Not Available 7,961 97.2% 8,549   8,192 -231 -2.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 5,937 6,720 6,727
Male 2,646 44.6% 3,071   3,097 -451 -14.6%
Female 2,910 49.0% 3,207   3,126 -216 -6.9%
Information Not Available 381 6.4% 442   504 -123 -24.4%
 
Ethnicity 5,937 6,720 6,727
Hispanic or Latino 454 7.6% 537   435 19 4.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,102 85.9% 5,741   5,788 -686 -11.9%
Information Not Available 381 6.4% 442   504 -123 -24.4%
 
Race 5,937 6,720 6,727
American Indian or Alaskan Native 29 0.5% 20   17 12 70.6%
Asian 95 1.6% 111   112 -17 -15.2%
Black or African American 2,443 41.2% 2,709   2,630 -187 -7.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1% 4   6 -2 -33.3%
White 3,044 51.3% 3,511   3,533 -489 -13.8%
Information Not Available 321 5.4% 366   429 -108 -25.2%
 
Years of Age 5,937 6,720 6,727
Younger than 22 85 1.0% 89   105 -20 -19.0%
22-24 278 3.3% 306   301 -23 -7.6%
25-34 1,454 17.2% 1,595   1,536 -82 -5.3%
35-44 1,250 14.8% 1,454   1,467 -217 -14.8%
45-54 1,267 15.0% 1,428   1,542 -275 -17.8%
55-59 734 8.7% 830   762 -28 -3.7%
60-64 520 6.1% 602   545 -25 -4.6%
65 and older 290 3.4% 336   386 -96 -24.9%
Information Not Available 59 0.7% 80   83 -24 -28.9%
 
Industry 5,937 6,720 6,727
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 19 0.3% 17   19 0 0.0%
Mining 2 0.0% 2   2 0 0.0%
Utilities 12 0.2% 13   15 -3 -20.0%
Construction 429 7.2% 498   461 -32 -6.9%
Manufacturing 363 6.1% 397   543 -180 -33.1%
Wholesale Trade 145 2.4% 160   215 -70 -32.6%
Retail Trade 861 14.5% 930   911 -50 -5.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 222 3.7% 275   241 -19 -7.9%
Information 73 1.2% 80   97 -24 -24.7%
Finance and Insurance 541 9.1% 579   571 -30 -5.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 133 2.2% 158   108 25 23.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 326 5.5% 390   463 -137 -29.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 12 0.2% 22   19 -7 -36.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,078 18.1% 1,198   1,241 -163 -13.1%
Educational Services 68 1.1% 100   103 -35 -34.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 707 11.9% 849   651 56 8.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 122 2.0% 132   123 -1 -0.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 620 10.4% 702   696 -76 -10.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 118 2.0% 128   170 -52 -30.6%
Public Administration 68 1.1% 74   65 3 4.6%
Information Not Available 18 0.3% 16   13 5 38.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 39,354 42,373 40,474
Male 19,097 48.5% 20,811   19,815 -718 -3.6%
Female 20,228 51.4% 21,531   20,383 -155 -0.8%
Information Not Available 29 0.1% 31   276 -247 -89.5%
 
Ethnicity 39,354 42,373 40,474
Hispanic or Latino 9,586 24.4% 10,069   10,436 -850 -8.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,057 66.2% 28,416   26,065 -8 0.0%
Information Not Available 3,711 9.4% 3,888   3,973 -262 -6.6%
 
Race 39,354 42,373 40,474
American Indian or Alaskan Native 226 0.6% 282   290 -64 -22.1%
Asian 608 1.5% 714   679 -71 -10.5%
Black or African American 10,428 26.5% 11,253   9,910 518 5.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 244 0.6% 231   200 44 22.0%
White 22,869 58.1% 24,534   24,159 -1,290 -5.3%
Information Not Available 4,979 12.7% 5,359   5,236 -257 -4.9%
 
Years of Age 39,354 42,373 40,474
Younger than 22 332 0.6% 393   372 -40 -10.8%
22-24 1,043 1.8% 1,098   1,128 -85 -7.5%
25-34 7,335 12.4% 8,093   7,656 -321 -4.2%
35-44 7,772 13.1% 8,275   7,837 -65 -0.8%
45-54 8,251 13.9% 8,824   8,456 -205 -2.4%
55-59 4,161 7.0% 4,550   4,204 -43 -1.0%
60-64 3,037 5.1% 3,280   3,065 -28 -0.9%
65 and older 2,033 3.4% 2,137   1,942 91 4.7%
Information Not Available 5,390 9.1% 5,723   5,814 -424 -7.3%
 
Industry 39,354 42,373 40,474
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 451 1.1% 476   499 -48 -9.6%
Mining 23 0.1% 46   101 -78 -77.2%
Utilities 73 0.2% 87   80 -7 -8.8%
Construction 2,586 6.5% 2,955   2,662 -76 -2.9%
Manufacturing 1,676 4.2% 1,753   1,924 -248 -12.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,647 4.1% 1,755   1,767 -120 -6.8%
Retail Trade 3,789 9.5% 3,873   4,026 -237 -5.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,067 2.7% 1,137   1,149 -82 -7.1%
Information 816 2.0% 833   756 60 7.9%
Finance and Insurance 2,062 5.2% 1,997   1,969 93 4.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 889 2.2% 997   906 -17 -1.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,937 7.4% 3,122   3,121 -184 -5.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 514 1.3% 556   504 10 2.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 7,013 17.6% 7,732   7,611 -598 -7.9%
Educational Services 883 2.2% 857   763 120 15.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,707 9.3% 3,939   3,569 138 3.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 528 1.3% 628   616 -88 -14.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,222 5.6% 2,656   2,441 -219 -9.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,007 2.5% 1,089   1,080 -73 -6.8%
Public Administration 451 1.1% 517   514 -63 -12.3%
Information Not Available 5,013 12.6% 5,368   4,416 597 13.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,210 28,908 28,788
Male 11,881 45.3% 13,607   13,361 -1,480 -11.1%
Female 12,825 48.9% 13,666   13,847 -1,022 -7.4%
Information Not Available 1,504 5.7% 1,635   1,580 -76 -4.8%
 
Ethnicity 26,210 28,908 28,788
Hispanic or Latino 35 0.1% 32   82 -47 -57.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,671 94.1% 27,241   27,126 -2,455 -9.1%
Information Not Available 1,504 5.7% 1,635   1,580 -76 -4.8%
 
Race 26,210 28,908 28,788
American Indian or Alaskan Native 111 0.4% 122   106 5 4.7%
Asian 411 1.6% 443   505 -94 -18.6%
Black or African American 14,544 55.5% 15,983   15,782 -1,238 -7.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 9,640 36.8% 10,725   10,815 -1,175 -10.9%
Information Not Available 1,504 5.7% 1,635   1,580 -76 -4.8%
 
Years of Age 26,210 28,908 28,788
Younger than 22 361 1.1% 395   413 -52 -12.6%
22-24 871 2.6% 1,015   1,084 -213 -19.6%
25-34 6,041 17.8% 6,749   6,869 -828 -12.1%
35-44 6,484 19.1% 7,051   7,200 -716 -9.9%
45-54 6,363 18.8% 6,953   7,079 -716 -10.1%
55-59 2,936 8.7% 3,226   3,024 -88 -2.9%
60-64 1,956 5.8% 2,202   1,994 -38 -1.9%
65 and older 1,198 3.5% 1,317   1,123 75 6.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Industry 26,210 28,908 28,788
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 307 1.2% 416   426 -119 -27.9%
Mining 10 0.0% 23   9 1 11.1%
Utilities 21 0.1% 31   31 -10 -32.3%
Construction 989 3.7% 1,302   1,448 -459 -31.7%
Manufacturing 1,770 6.7% 1,723   1,878 -108 -5.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,157 4.4% 1,101   1,174 -17 -1.4%
Retail Trade 1,795 6.8% 1,965   1,982 -187 -9.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 494 1.9% 607   521 -27 -5.2%
Information 500 1.9% 501   488 12 2.5%
Finance and Insurance 786 3.0% 806   845 -59 -7.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 309 1.2% 367   368 -59 -16.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,893 18.5% 5,313   5,341 -448 -8.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 28 0.1% 29   35 -7 -20.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 60 0.2% 58   81 -21 -25.9%
Educational Services 360 1.4% 452   530 -170 -32.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,135 4.3% 1,209   1,315 -180 -13.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,071 4.0% 1,180   1,054 17 1.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 150 0.6% 189   177 -27 -15.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 256 1.0% 250   248 8 3.2%
Public Administration 263 1.0% 269   317 -54 -17.0%
Information Not Available 9,856 37.2% 11,117   10,520 -664 -6.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,111 7,663 7,265
Male 5,064 71.2% 5,636   5,329 -265 -5.0%
Female 2,046 28.8% 2,027   1,936 110 5.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,111 7,663 7,265
Hispanic or Latino 522 7.3% 557   528 -6 -1.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,868 68.5% 5,221   4,816 52 1.1%
Information Not Available 1,721 24.2% 1,885   1,921 -200 -10.4%
 
Race 7,111 7,663 7,265
American Indian or Alaskan Native 55 0.8% 48   55 0 0.0%
Asian 2,345 33.0% 2,519   2,314 31 1.3%
Black or African American 110 1.5% 117   125 -15 -12.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,212 31.1% 2,442   2,232 -20 -0.9%
White 1,469 20.7% 1,541   1,572 -103 -6.6%
Information Not Available 920 12.9% 996   967 -47 -4.9%
 
Years of Age 7,111 7,663 7,265
Younger than 22 85 1.1% 90   95 -10 -10.5%
22-24 265 3.3% 294   261 4 1.5%
25-34 1,572 19.7% 1,780   1,666 -94 -5.6%
35-44 1,666 20.9% 1,797   1,657 9 0.5%
45-54 1,671 21.0% 1,767   1,720 -49 -2.8%
55-59 757 9.5% 794   797 -40 -5.0%
60-64 616 7.7% 647   647 -31 -4.8%
65 and older 479 6.0% 494   422 57 13.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,111 7,663 7,265
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 106 1.5% 69   242 -136 -56.2%
Mining 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
Utilities 8 0.1% 13   14 -6 -42.9%
Construction 2,755 38.2% 3,177   2,894 -139 -4.8%
Manufacturing 209 2.9% 222   162 47 29.0%
Wholesale Trade 126 1.7% 118   127 -1 -0.8%
Retail Trade 312 4.3% 317   351 -39 -11.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 286 4.0% 321   221 65 29.4%
Information 91 1.3% 124   97 -6 -6.2%
Finance and Insurance 69 1.0% 53   62 7 11.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 92 1.3% 87   89 3 3.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 181 2.5% 179   171 10 5.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 51 0.7% 48   62 -11 -17.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 891 12.3% 964   833 58 7.0%
Educational Services 51 0.7% 48   42 9 21.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 273 3.8% 283   293 -20 -6.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 67 0.9% 73   73 -6 -8.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 547 7.6% 558   495 52 10.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 148 2.1% 140   129 19 14.7%
Public Administration 71 1.0% 75   80 -9 -11.3%
Information Not Available 776 10.8% 793   827 -51 -6.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 27,294 30,802 28,851
Male 20,562 75.3% 23,984   21,393 -831 -3.9%
Female 6,500 23.8% 6,572   7,205 -705 -9.8%
Information Not Available 232 0.9% 246   253 -21 -8.3%
 
Ethnicity 27,294 30,802 28,851
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 27,294 100.0% 30,802   28,851 -1,557 -5.4%
 
Race 27,294 30,802 28,851
American Indian or Alaskan Native 307 1.1% 347   118 189 160.2%
Asian 235 0.9% 254   93 142 152.7%
Black or African American 1,388 5.1% 1,469   619 769 124.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 17,951 65.8% 20,245   5,282 12,669 239.9%
Information Not Available 7,413 27.2% 8,487   22,739 -15,326 -67.4%
 
Years of Age 27,294 30,802 28,851
Younger than 22 542 1.3% 666   529 13 2.5%
22-24 1,265 3.0% 1,558   1,373 -108 -7.9%
25-34 5,946 14.0% 6,999   6,523 -577 -8.8%
35-44 5,868 13.8% 6,763   6,292 -424 -6.7%
45-54 5,741 13.5% 6,293   6,223 -482 -7.7%
55-59 3,275 7.7% 3,511   3,360 -85 -2.5%
60-64 2,655 6.2% 2,887   2,652 3 0.1%
65 and older 1,998 4.7% 2,115   1,899 99 5.2%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 10   0 4 0.0%
 
Industry 27,294 30,802 28,851
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 243 0.9% 263   247 -4 -1.6%
Mining 466 1.7% 687   535 -69 -12.9%
Utilities 33 0.1% 38   32 1 3.1%
Construction 11,119 40.4% 13,218   10,891 228 2.1%
Manufacturing 3,512 12.8% 3,664   4,393 -881 -20.1%
Wholesale Trade 881 3.2% 958   790 91 11.5%
Retail Trade 1,437 5.2% 1,582   1,551 -114 -7.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,203 4.4% 1,004   1,246 -43 -3.5%
Information 266 1.0% 283   438 -172 -39.3%
Finance and Insurance 573 2.1% 582   555 18 3.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 231 0.8% 269   243 -12 -4.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 695 2.5% 732   703 -8 -1.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 76 0.3% 70   63 13 20.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,813 10.2% 3,373   3,100 -287 -9.3%
Educational Services 253 0.9% 257   305 -52 -17.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,162 4.2% 1,186   1,255 -93 -7.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 418 1.5% 551   386 32 8.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 843 3.1% 871   959 -116 -12.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 443 1.6% 463   498 -55 -11.0%
Public Administration 439 1.6% 533   441 -2 -0.5%
Information Not Available 188 0.7% 218   220 -32 -14.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,990 10,521 10,235
Male 5,558 69.6% 7,675   7,152 -1,594 -22.3%
Female 2,428 30.4% 2,841   3,082 -654 -21.2%
Information Not Available 4 0.1% 5   1 3 300.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,990 10,521 10,235
Hispanic or Latino 1,060 13.3% 1,667   1,259 -199 -15.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,697 71.3% 7,216   7,228 -1,531 -21.2%
Information Not Available 1,233 15.4% 1,638   1,748 -515 -29.5%
 
Race 7,990 10,521 10,235
American Indian or Alaskan Native 503 4.3% 708   574 -71 -12.4%
Asian 107 0.9% 143   154 -47 -30.5%
Black or African American 165 1.4% 238   193 -28 -14.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 85 0.7% 126   103 -18 -17.5%
White 7,805 66.5% 11,372   11,372 -3,567 -31.4%
Information Not Available 3,067 26.1% 4,804   5,278 -2,211 -41.9%
 
Years of Age 7,990 10,521 10,235
Younger than 22 214 1.4% 341   274 -60 -21.9%
22-24 341 2.3% 526   468 -127 -27.1%
25-34 1,568 10.4% 2,325   2,069 -501 -24.2%
35-44 1,728 11.5% 2,210   2,120 -392 -18.5%
45-54 1,759 11.7% 2,211   2,340 -581 -24.8%
55-59 985 6.5% 1,223   1,339 -354 -26.4%
60-64 740 4.9% 906   872 -132 -15.1%
65 and older 654 4.3% 775   750 -96 -12.8%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 4   3 -2 -66.7%
 
Industry 7,990 10,521 10,235
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 811 9.2% 889   1,064 -253 -23.8%
Mining 83 0.9% 101   115 -32 -27.8%
Utilities 35 0.4% 57   56 -21 -37.5%
Construction 1,662 18.9% 2,457   1,987 -325 -16.4%
Manufacturing 719 8.2% 907   1,127 -408 -36.2%
Wholesale Trade 265 3.0% 364   347 -82 -23.6%
Retail Trade 658 7.5% 884   860 -202 -23.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 341 3.9% 366   447 -106 -23.7%
Information 108 1.2% 102   118 -10 -8.5%
Finance and Insurance 138 1.6% 140   208 -70 -33.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 88 1.0% 116   95 -7 -7.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 335 3.8% 382   448 -113 -25.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 12 0.1% 11   24 -12 -50.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 979 11.1% 1,540   1,152 -173 -15.0%
Educational Services 90 1.0% 116   131 -41 -31.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 541 6.1% 589   601 -60 -10.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 141 1.6% 248   208 -67 -32.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 312 3.5% 430   465 -153 -32.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 152 1.7% 193   186 -34 -18.3%
Public Administration 193 2.2% 288   235 -42 -17.9%
Information Not Available 327 3.7% 341   361 -34 -9.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 130,499 142,201 141,781
Male 87,611 67.1% 97,883   95,074 -7,463 -7.8%
Female 41,929 32.1% 43,334   45,774 -3,845 -8.4%
Information Not Available 959 0.7% 984   933 26 2.8%
 
Ethnicity 130,499 142,201 141,781
Hispanic or Latino 29,740 22.8% 32,531   29,811 -71 -0.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 87,298 66.9% 94,975   96,856 -9,558 -9.9%
Information Not Available 13,461 10.3% 14,695   15,114 -1,653 -10.9%
 
Race 130,499 142,201 141,781
American Indian or Alaskan Native 907 0.7% 966   875 32 3.7%
Asian 2,328 1.8% 2,445   2,752 -424 -15.4%
Black or African American 26,434 20.3% 27,546   28,747 -2,313 -8.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 317 0.2% 323   316 1 0.3%
White 81,171 62.2% 89,890   89,072 -7,901 -8.9%
Information Not Available 19,342 14.8% 21,031   20,019 -677 -3.4%
 
Years of Age 130,499 142,201 141,781
Younger than 22 1,377 0.7% 1,594   1,539 -162 -10.5%
22-24 4,359 2.2% 4,984   5,135 -776 -15.1%
25-34 28,096 14.0% 30,855   31,924 -3,828 -12.0%
35-44 30,845 15.4% 33,752   33,159 -2,314 -7.0%
45-54 32,336 16.1% 35,428   35,944 -3,608 -10.0%
55-59 16,280 8.1% 17,574   17,213 -933 -5.4%
60-64 11,249 5.6% 11,929   11,389 -140 -1.2%
65 and older 5,957 3.0% 6,085   5,478 479 8.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 130,499 142,201 141,781
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 974 0.7% 1,167   902 72 8.0%
Mining 420 0.3% 592   482 -62 -12.9%
Utilities 233 0.2% 236   209 24 11.5%
Construction 29,412 22.4% 35,271   29,069 343 1.2%
Manufacturing 10,030 7.6% 10,706   17,699 -7,669 -43.3%
Wholesale Trade 5,032 3.8% 5,408   5,587 -555 -9.9%
Retail Trade 8,589 6.5% 8,896   9,153 -564 -6.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 5,882 4.5% 6,246   6,208 -326 -5.3%
Information 2,031 1.5% 2,053   1,976 55 2.8%
Finance and Insurance 4,208 3.2% 4,070   3,871 337 8.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,692 1.3% 1,751   1,748 -56 -3.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,064 5.4% 7,463   7,835 -771 -9.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 988 0.8% 1,076   973 15 1.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 23,480 17.9% 25,002   24,499 -1,019 -4.2%
Educational Services 2,042 1.6% 2,258   2,302 -260 -11.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,560 5.0% 6,451   6,882 -322 -4.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,060 2.3% 3,352   2,996 64 2.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 6,478 4.9% 6,892   6,457 21 0.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,716 2.1% 2,862   2,886 -170 -5.9%
Public Administration 2,233 1.7% 2,277   2,188 45 2.1%
Information Not Available 7,375 5.6% 8,172   7,859 -484 -6.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,630 24,144 27,203
Male 13,231 67.4% 17,268   18,523 -5,292 -28.6%
Female 6,273 32.0% 6,770   8,571 -2,298 -26.8%
Information Not Available 126 0.6% 106   109 17 15.6%
 
Ethnicity 19,630 24,144 27,203
Hispanic or Latino 1,175 6.0% 1,576   1,464 -289 -19.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,898 75.9% 18,327   20,886 -5,988 -28.7%
Information Not Available 3,557 18.1% 4,241   4,853 -1,296 -26.7%
 
Race 19,630 24,144 27,203
American Indian or Alaskan Native 88 0.4% 120   111 -23 -20.7%
Asian 147 0.7% 145   176 -29 -16.5%
Black or African American 2,816 14.3% 3,049   3,870 -1,054 -27.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 24 0.1% 37   26 -2 -7.7%
White 14,973 76.3% 18,847   21,129 -6,156 -29.1%
Information Not Available 1,582 8.1% 1,946   1,891 -309 -16.3%
 
Years of Age 19,630 24,144 27,203
Younger than 22 243 0.7% 341   371 -128 -34.5%
22-24 533 1.6% 787   942 -409 -43.4%
25-34 3,781 11.4% 4,887   5,610 -1,829 -32.6%
35-44 4,755 14.4% 5,889   6,746 -1,991 -29.5%
45-54 5,367 16.2% 6,404   7,107 -1,740 -24.5%
55-59 2,604 7.9% 3,068   3,328 -724 -21.8%
60-64 1,555 4.7% 1,861   2,056 -501 -24.4%
65 and older 792 2.4% 907   1,043 -251 -24.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 19,630 24,144 27,203
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 64 0.3% 109   89 -25 -28.1%
Mining 44 0.2% 115   98 -54 -55.1%
Utilities 21 0.1% 22   25 -4 -16.0%
Construction 5,946 30.2% 8,431   7,406 -1,460 -19.7%
Manufacturing 2,859 14.5% 3,073   3,661 -802 -21.9%
Wholesale Trade 616 3.1% 627   842 -226 -26.8%
Retail Trade 1,178 6.0% 1,369   1,668 -490 -29.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,047 5.3% 1,332   1,561 -514 -32.9%
Information 243 1.2% 243   354 -111 -31.4%
Finance and Insurance 459 2.3% 469   650 -191 -29.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 257 1.3% 291   314 -57 -18.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 691 3.5% 760   1,086 -395 -36.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 142 0.7% 169   193 -51 -26.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,898 9.6% 2,483   2,989 -1,091 -36.5%
Educational Services 302 1.5% 271   419 -117 -27.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,042 5.3% 1,113   1,549 -507 -32.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 185 0.9% 310   372 -187 -50.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 500 2.5% 540   737 -237 -32.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 405 2.1% 471   574 -169 -29.4%
Public Administration 172 0.9% 186   204 -32 -15.7%
Information Not Available 1,559 7.9% 1,760   2,412 -853 -35.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,095 13,001 14,180
Male 6,823 61.5% 8,685   9,018 -2,195 -24.3%
Female 4,272 38.5% 4,316   5,162 -890 -17.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 11,095 13,001 14,180
Hispanic or Latino 1,136 10.2% 1,471   1,311 -175 -13.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 5,640 50.8% 6,558   7,401 -1,761 -23.8%
Information Not Available 4,319 38.9% 4,972   5,468 -1,149 -21.0%
 
Race 11,095 13,001 14,180
American Indian or Alaskan Native 160 1.4% 172   190 -30 -15.8%
Asian 134 1.2% 149   243 -109 -44.9%
Black or African American 2,192 19.8% 2,442   2,988 -796 -26.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 33 0.3% 33   39 -6 -15.4%
White 7,697 69.4% 9,066   9,758 -2,061 -21.1%
Information Not Available 879 7.9% 1,139   962 -83 -8.6%
 
Years of Age 11,095 13,001 14,180
Younger than 22 156 0.9% 192   161 -5 -3.1%
22-24 400 2.2% 519   508 -108 -21.3%
25-34 2,536 14.2% 3,001   3,082 -546 -17.7%
35-44 2,614 14.6% 3,073   3,416 -802 -23.5%
45-54 2,619 14.6% 2,968   3,477 -858 -24.7%
55-59 1,322 7.4% 1,621   1,671 -349 -20.9%
60-64 912 5.1% 1,002   1,184 -272 -23.0%
65 and older 536 3.0% 625   681 -145 -21.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 11,095 13,001 14,180
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 43 0.4% 52   46 -3 -6.5%
Mining 80 0.7% 136   86 -6 -7.0%
Utilities 33 0.3% 69   19 14 73.7%
Construction 2,456 22.1% 3,611   2,527 -71 -2.8%
Manufacturing 1,347 12.1% 1,176   3,363 -2,016 -59.9%
Wholesale Trade 423 3.8% 447   532 -109 -20.5%
Retail Trade 785 7.0% 873   870 -85 -9.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 430 3.9% 506   510 -80 -15.7%
Information 198 1.8% 198   265 -67 -25.3%
Finance and Insurance 317 2.8% 307   351 -34 -9.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 188 1.7% 213   189 -1 -0.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 644 5.8% 651   779 -135 -17.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 44 0.4% 50   75 -31 -41.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,367 12.3% 1,786   1,773 -406 -22.9%
Educational Services 173 1.6% 156   165 8 4.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 966 8.7% 1,004   1,081 -115 -10.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 87 0.8% 105   76 11 14.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 463 4.2% 459   455 8 1.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 214 1.9% 218   212 2 0.9%
Public Administration 223 2.0% 240   228 -5 -2.2%
Information Not Available 614 5.5% 744   578 36 6.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,361 24,267 20,656
Male 13,505 63.2% 16,016   13,371 134 1.0%
Female 7,856 36.8% 8,251   7,285 571 7.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 21,361 24,267 20,656
Hispanic or Latino 26 0.1% 45   23 3 13.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 508 2.4% 614   457 51 11.2%
Information Not Available 20,827 97.5% 23,608   20,176 651 3.2%
 
Race 21,361 24,267 20,656
American Indian or Alaskan Native 126 0.6% 165   72 54 75.0%
Asian 96 0.4% 111   63 33 52.4%
Black or African American 2,666 12.5% 2,937   2,871 -205 -7.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1% 13   0 13 0.0%
White 18,230 85.3% 20,698   17,436 794 4.6%
Information Not Available 230 1.1% 343   214 16 7.5%
 
Years of Age 21,361 24,267 20,656
Younger than 22 309 0.8% 383   280 29 10.4%
22-24 708 1.9% 814   696 12 1.7%
25-34 4,073 10.9% 4,713   4,165 -92 -2.2%
35-44 5,072 13.6% 6,026   4,712 360 7.6%
45-54 5,120 13.7% 5,719   5,232 -112 -2.1%
55-59 2,527 6.8% 2,724   2,410 117 4.9%
60-64 2,241 6.0% 2,363   1,963 278 14.2%
65 and older 1,303 3.5% 1,513   1,194 109 9.1%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 12   4 4 100.0%
 
Industry 21,361 24,267 20,656
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 56 0.3% 76   90 -34 -37.8%
Mining 330 1.5% 298   140 190 135.7%
Utilities 9 0.0% 36   45 -36 -80.0%
Construction 4,924 23.0% 6,208   4,295 629 14.6%
Manufacturing 3,530 16.5% 3,298   3,251 279 8.6%
Wholesale Trade 760 3.5% 770   882 -122 -13.8%
Retail Trade 1,420 6.6% 1,486   1,524 -104 -6.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 621 2.9% 801   1,140 -519 -45.5%
Information 369 1.7% 423   285 84 29.5%
Finance and Insurance 621 2.9% 583   565 56 9.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 208 1.0% 267   280 -72 -25.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 795 3.7% 917   791 4 0.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 161 0.8% 178   109 52 47.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,432 11.4% 3,084   2,379 53 2.2%
Educational Services 291 1.4% 387   158 133 84.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,702 7.9% 1,655   1,506 196 13.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 360 1.7% 441   479 -119 -24.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 925 4.3% 1,170   864 61 7.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 443 2.1% 498   506 -63 -12.5%
Public Administration 265 1.2% 316   289 -24 -8.3%
Information Not Available 1,139 5.3% 1,375   1,078 61 5.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,840 17,467 18,023
Male 7,588 47.9% 8,505   9,864 -2,276 -23.1%
Female 8,217 51.9% 8,928   8,146 71 0.9%
Information Not Available 35 0.2% 34   13 22 169.2%
 
Ethnicity 15,840 17,467 18,023
Hispanic or Latino 633 4.0% 647   832 -199 -23.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,889 94.0% 16,445   16,878 -1,989 -11.8%
Information Not Available 318 2.0% 375   313 5 1.6%
 
Race 15,840 17,467 18,023
American Indian or Alaskan Native 74 0.5% 79   113 -39 -34.5%
Asian 117 0.7% 109   199 -82 -41.2%
Black or African American 7,798 49.2% 8,569   8,928 -1,130 -12.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 374 2.4% 419   15 359 2393.3%
White 6,275 39.6% 6,996   7,524 -1,249 -16.6%
Information Not Available 1,202 7.6% 1,295   1,244 -42 -3.4%
 
Years of Age 15,840 17,467 18,023
Younger than 22 263 1.3% 293   313 -50 -16.0%
22-24 586 2.8% 642   688 -102 -14.8%
25-34 3,590 17.2% 4,056   4,310 -720 -16.7%
35-44 3,770 18.1% 4,174   4,168 -398 -9.5%
45-54 3,691 17.7% 3,982   4,193 -502 -12.0%
55-59 1,844 8.9% 2,013   2,061 -217 -10.5%
60-64 1,295 6.2% 1,408   1,434 -139 -9.7%
65 and older 801 3.8% 899   856 -55 -6.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 15,840 17,467 18,023
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 309 1.9% 352   320 -11 -3.4%
Mining 269 1.7% 293   464 -195 -42.0%
Utilities 40 0.2% 49   43 -3 -7.0%
Construction 2,915 18.1% 3,296   3,062 -147 -4.8%
Manufacturing 1,239 7.7% 1,320   1,612 -373 -23.1%
Wholesale Trade 402 2.5% 445   554 -152 -27.4%
Retail Trade 1,311 8.1% 1,405   1,289 22 1.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 541 3.4% 672   781 -240 -30.7%
Information 186 1.2% 189   200 -14 -7.0%
Finance and Insurance 377 2.3% 405   361 16 4.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 237 1.5% 243   351 -114 -32.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 628 3.9% 640   801 -173 -21.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 76 0.5% 72   80 -4 -5.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,354 8.4% 1,504   1,593 -239 -15.0%
Educational Services 241 1.5% 275   279 -38 -13.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,580 9.8% 1,609   1,883 -303 -16.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 200 1.2% 232   252 -52 -20.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,139 7.1% 1,220   1,364 -225 -16.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 364 2.3% 437   434 -70 -16.1%
Public Administration 238 1.5% 259   284 -46 -16.2%
Information Not Available 2,194 13.6% 2,550   2,016 178 8.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 75,504 79,732 78,142
Male 50,807 67.3% 53,870   53,356 -2,549 -4.8%
Female 24,694 32.7% 25,858   24,781 -87 -0.4%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 4   5 -2 -40.0%
 
Ethnicity 75,504 79,732 78,142
Hispanic or Latino 10,305 13.6% 10,829   10,197 108 1.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 60,762 80.5% 64,248   63,461 -2,699 -4.3%
Information Not Available 4,437 5.9% 4,655   4,484 -47 -1.0%
 
Race 75,504 79,732 78,142
American Indian or Alaskan Native 440 0.6% 442   397 43 10.8%
Asian 2,006 2.7% 2,062   2,094 -88 -4.2%
Black or African American 6,015 8.0% 6,279   6,067 -52 -0.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 165 0.2% 178   177 -12 -6.8%
White 55,936 74.1% 59,138   58,447 -2,511 -4.3%
Information Not Available 10,942 14.5% 11,633   10,960 -18 -0.2%
 
Years of Age 75,504 79,732 78,142
Younger than 22 1,409 1.1% 1,610   1,577 -168 -10.7%
22-24 3,112 2.5% 3,442   3,510 -398 -11.3%
25-34 17,130 13.7% 18,321   17,898 -768 -4.3%
35-44 16,038 12.8% 16,849   16,633 -595 -3.6%
45-54 17,559 14.1% 18,428   18,581 -1,022 -5.5%
55-59 8,556 6.8% 9,054   8,865 -309 -3.5%
60-64 6,497 5.2% 6,691   6,230 267 4.3%
65 and older 5,203 4.2% 5,337   4,848 355 7.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 75,504 79,732 78,142
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 988 1.3% 1,080   925 63 6.8%
Mining 218 0.3% 246   232 -14 -6.0%
Utilities 162 0.2% 189   193 -31 -16.1%
Construction 15,604 20.4% 16,665   16,871 -1,267 -7.5%
Manufacturing 4,751 6.2% 4,958   5,307 -556 -10.5%
Wholesale Trade 2,848 3.7% 3,038   2,669 179 6.7%
Retail Trade 5,638 7.4% 5,929   5,721 -83 -1.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,220 2.9% 2,193   2,130 90 4.2%
Information 1,372 1.8% 1,429   1,411 -39 -2.8%
Finance and Insurance 2,262 3.0% 2,337   2,033 229 11.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,191 1.6% 1,236   1,296 -105 -8.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,600 7.3% 5,845   5,892 -292 -5.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 319 0.4% 341   336 -17 -5.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 11,353 14.8% 11,922   11,485 -132 -1.1%
Educational Services 1,072 1.4% 1,143   1,123 -51 -4.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,311 6.9% 5,367   5,419 -108 -2.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,537 3.3% 2,787   2,635 -98 -3.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 5,504 7.2% 6,092   5,818 -314 -5.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 3,484 4.6% 3,673   3,353 131 3.9%
Public Administration 1,174 1.5% 1,264   1,432 -258 -18.0%
Information Not Available 1,896 2.5% 1,998   1,861 35 1.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,950 38,298 40,012
Male 15,480 45.6% 18,686   17,431 -1,951 -11.2%
Female 11,250 33.1% 12,218   12,427 -1,177 -9.5%
Information Not Available 7,220 21.3% 7,394   10,154 -2,934 -28.9%
 
Ethnicity 33,950 38,298 40,012
Hispanic or Latino 1,766 5.2% 2,319   1,772 -6 -0.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 21,129 62.2% 27,685   27,288 -6,159 -22.6%
Information Not Available 11,055 32.6% 8,294   10,952 103 0.9%
 
Race 33,950 38,298 40,012
American Indian or Alaskan Native 103 0.3% 125   110 -7 -6.4%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 11,609 34.2% 12,474   12,762 -1,153 -9.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 51 0.2% 61   46 5 10.9%
White 12,366 36.4% 15,025   14,370 -2,004 -13.9%
Information Not Available 9,821 28.9% 10,613   12,724 -2,903 -22.8%
 
Years of Age 33,950 38,298 40,012
Younger than 22 315 0.7% 393   419 -104 -24.8%
22-24 928 2.1% 1,146   1,152 -224 -19.4%
25-34 6,263 14.2% 7,381   7,006 -743 -10.6%
35-44 5,692 12.9% 6,528   6,127 -435 -7.1%
45-54 5,955 13.5% 6,712   6,747 -792 -11.7%
55-59 3,235 7.3% 3,680   3,590 -355 -9.9%
60-64 2,282 5.2% 2,700   2,631 -349 -13.3%
65 and older 2,059 4.7% 2,364   2,186 -127 -5.8%
Information Not Available 7,221 16.4% 7,394   10,154 -2,933 -28.9%
 
Industry 33,950 38,298 40,012
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 73 0.2% 146   74 -1 -1.4%
Mining 20 0.1% 34   33 -13 -39.4%
Utilities 33 0.1% 36   33 0 0.0%
Construction 4,637 13.6% 5,719   5,162 -525 -10.2%
Manufacturing 281 0.8% 323   313 -32 -10.2%
Wholesale Trade 939 2.8% 1,006   1,040 -101 -9.7%
Retail Trade 977 2.9% 1,093   1,139 -162 -14.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 624 1.8% 719   781 -157 -20.1%
Information 395 1.2% 388   472 -77 -16.3%
Finance and Insurance 855 2.5% 869   871 -16 -1.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 767 2.3% 831   635 132 20.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,218 6.5% 2,324   2,526 -308 -12.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 76 0.2% 81   148 -72 -48.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,693 10.9% 4,735   4,254 -561 -13.2%
Educational Services 672 2.0% 766   728 -56 -7.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,101 6.2% 2,304   2,289 -188 -8.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 645 1.9% 836   759 -114 -15.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,610 7.7% 2,752   2,886 -276 -9.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 651 1.9% 747   739 -88 -11.9%
Public Administration 603 1.8% 714   711 -108 -15.2%
Information Not Available 11,080 32.6% 11,875   14,419 -3,339 -23.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,192 8,560 9,098
Male 5,140 62.7% 5,398   6,203 -1,063 -17.1%
Female 2,739 33.4% 2,798   2,895 -156 -5.4%
Information Not Available 313 3.8% 364   0 313 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,192 8,560 9,098
Hispanic or Latino 169 2.1% 191   216 -47 -21.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 7,729 94.3% 8,014   7,893 -164 -2.1%
Information Not Available 294 3.6% 355   989 -695 -70.3%
 
Race 8,192 8,560 9,098
American Indian or Alaskan Native 151 1.8% 142   96 55 57.3%
Asian 68 0.8% 62   61 7 11.5%
Black or African American 183 2.2% 174   135 48 35.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15 0.2% 18   0 15 0.0%
White 7,613 92.9% 7,976   8,334 -721 -8.7%
Information Not Available 162 2.0% 188   472 -310 -65.7%
 
Years of Age 8,192 8,560 9,098
Younger than 22 89 0.6% 123   192 -103 -53.6%
22-24 303 2.0% 329   353 -50 -14.2%
25-34 1,734 11.6% 1,824   2,013 -279 -13.9%
35-44 1,616 10.8% 1,700   1,836 -220 -12.0%
45-54 1,742 11.6% 1,845   1,974 -232 -11.8%
55-59 1,126 7.5% 1,116   1,097 29 2.6%
60-64 828 5.5% 873   903 -75 -8.3%
65 and older 754 5.0% 750   730 24 3.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,192 8,560 9,098
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 177 2.1% 176   209 -32 -15.3%
Mining 14 0.2% 11   17 -3 -17.6%
Utilities 8 0.1% 8   11 -3 -27.3%
Construction 1,693 20.2% 1,799   1,961 -268 -13.7%
Manufacturing 807 9.6% 839   863 -56 -6.5%
Wholesale Trade 290 3.5% 348   264 26 9.8%
Retail Trade 577 6.9% 613   665 -88 -13.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 256 3.1% 211   234 22 9.4%
Information 50 0.6% 46   61 -11 -18.0%
Finance and Insurance 126 1.5% 108   90 36 40.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 47 0.6% 45   76 -29 -38.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 220 2.6% 270   202 18 8.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 16 0.2% 15   17 -1 -5.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 840 10.0% 812   877 -37 -4.2%
Educational Services 120 1.4% 121   89 31 34.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 507 6.1% 482   379 128 33.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 140 1.7% 161   175 -35 -20.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,093 13.1% 1,236   981 112 11.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 168 2.0% 157   174 -6 -3.4%
Public Administration 157 1.9% 150   141 16 11.3%
Information Not Available 886 10.6% 952   1,612 -726 -45.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 81,833 95,613 89,176
Male 57,382 70.1% 66,410   61,434 -4,052 -6.6%
Female 23,265 28.4% 26,651   25,883 -2,618 -10.1%
Information Not Available 1,186 1.4% 2,552   1,859 -673 -36.2%
 
Ethnicity 81,833 95,613 89,176
Hispanic or Latino 7,167 8.8% 8,156   7,344 -177 -2.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 63,603 77.7% 72,922   68,129 -4,526 -6.6%
Information Not Available 11,063 13.5% 14,535   13,703 -2,640 -19.3%
 
Race 81,833 95,613 89,176
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,011 1.2% 1,200   1,093 -82 -7.5%
Asian 596 0.7% 606   568 28 4.9%
Black or African American 9,308 11.4% 10,964   11,710 -2,402 -20.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 59 0.1% 61   67 -8 -11.9%
White 52,912 64.7% 60,384   55,840 -2,928 -5.2%
Information Not Available 17,947 21.9% 22,398   19,898 -1,951 -9.8%
 
Years of Age 81,833 95,613 89,176
Younger than 22 2,206 1.7% 2,596   2,358 -152 -6.4%
22-24 4,055 3.2% 4,764   4,783 -728 -15.2%
25-34 18,571 14.5% 21,305   20,721 -2,150 -10.4%
35-44 17,819 13.9% 21,267   19,236 -1,417 -7.4%
45-54 19,160 14.9% 22,890   21,663 -2,503 -11.6%
55-59 9,846 7.7% 11,537   10,402 -556 -5.3%
60-64 6,406 5.0% 7,175   6,426 -20 -0.3%
65 and older 3,766 2.9% 4,067   3,585 181 5.0%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 12   2 2 100.0%
 
Industry 81,833 95,613 89,176
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,492 1.8% 1,945   1,766 -274 -15.5%
Mining 730 0.9% 860   621 109 17.6%
Utilities 133 0.2% 165   201 -68 -33.8%
Construction 20,976 25.2% 23,384   20,842 134 0.6%
Manufacturing 8,890 10.7% 9,968   10,275 -1,385 -13.5%
Wholesale Trade 2,603 3.1% 6,658   3,200 -597 -18.7%
Retail Trade 5,035 6.0% 5,625   4,920 115 2.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 2,320 2.8% 2,595   2,777 -457 -16.5%
Information 1,045 1.3% 1,056   803 242 30.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,246 1.5% 1,426   1,307 -61 -4.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,030 1.2% 1,037   989 41 4.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,627 4.4% 4,159   4,214 -587 -13.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,554 1.9% 1,641   3,499 -1,945 -55.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 11,388 13.7% 12,814   12,685 -1,297 -10.2%
Educational Services 574 0.7% 665   674 -100 -14.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,979 4.8% 4,354   4,054 -75 -1.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,046 3.7% 3,555   3,156 -110 -3.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,817 4.6% 4,017   3,804 13 0.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,977 2.4% 2,265   2,125 -148 -7.0%
Public Administration 1,228 1.5% 1,609   1,476 -248 -16.8%
Information Not Available 5,143 6.2% 5,815   5,788 -645 -11.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 58,589 62,360 60,343
Male 45,882 78.3% 49,068   47,038 -1,156 -2.5%
Female 12,699 21.7% 13,287   13,302 -603 -4.5%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 5   3 5 166.7%
 
Ethnicity 58,589 62,360 60,343
Hispanic or Latino 2,726 4.7% 2,931   2,687 39 1.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 50,116 85.5% 53,351   51,807 -1,691 -3.3%
Information Not Available 5,747 9.8% 6,078   5,849 -102 -1.7%
 
Race 58,589 62,360 60,343
American Indian or Alaskan Native 743 1.3% 768   813 -70 -8.6%
Asian 905 1.5% 957   956 -51 -5.3%
Black or African American 3,004 5.1% 2,993   3,185 -181 -5.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 103 0.2% 108   98 5 5.1%
White 48,896 83.5% 52,413   50,448 -1,552 -3.1%
Information Not Available 4,938 8.4% 5,121   4,843 95 2.0%
 
Years of Age 58,589 62,360 60,343
Younger than 22 1,035 1.0% 1,197   1,078 -43 -4.0%
22-24 2,845 2.8% 3,043   2,939 -94 -3.2%
25-34 14,054 13.7% 15,223   14,616 -562 -3.8%
35-44 13,208 12.9% 13,796   13,246 -38 -0.3%
45-54 12,024 11.8% 12,628   12,971 -947 -7.3%
55-59 7,128 7.0% 7,641   7,495 -367 -4.9%
60-64 5,262 5.1% 5,523   5,081 181 3.6%
65 and older 3,028 3.0% 3,302   2,904 124 4.3%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 7   13 -8 -61.5%
 
Industry 58,589 62,360 60,343
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 940 1.6% 1,025   1,039 -99 -9.5%
Mining 509 0.9% 541   645 -136 -21.1%
Utilities 162 0.3% 197   264 -102 -38.6%
Construction 23,583 39.6% 25,153   23,248 335 1.4%
Manufacturing 5,837 9.8% 6,378   6,596 -759 -11.5%
Wholesale Trade 1,932 3.2% 2,081   2,038 -106 -5.2%
Retail Trade 2,884 4.8% 2,977   3,028 -144 -4.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,634 2.7% 1,700   1,733 -99 -5.7%
Information 627 1.1% 676   656 -29 -4.4%
Finance and Insurance 958 1.6% 931   916 42 4.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 605 1.0% 616   599 6 1.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,566 4.3% 2,633   2,733 -167 -6.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 775 1.3% 849   804 -29 -3.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,517 9.3% 5,851   5,701 -184 -3.2%
Educational Services 813 1.4% 824   843 -30 -3.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,484 4.2% 2,474   2,431 53 2.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 894 1.5% 1,056   957 -63 -6.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,979 3.3% 2,052   2,096 -117 -5.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,342 2.3% 1,440   1,329 13 1.0%
Public Administration 1,004 1.7% 1,182   1,099 -95 -8.6%
Information Not Available 1,544 2.6% 1,724   1,588 -44 -2.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,231 33,002 30,115
Male 15,390 58.7% 20,510   17,712 -2,322 -13.1%
Female 10,813 41.2% 12,458   12,368 -1,555 -12.6%
Information Not Available 28 0.1% 34   35 -7 -20.0%
 
Ethnicity 26,231 33,002 30,115
Hispanic or Latino 1,133 4.3% 1,464   1,281 -148 -11.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,438 77.9% 25,965   23,558 -3,120 -13.2%
Information Not Available 4,660 17.8% 5,573   5,276 -616 -11.7%
 
Race 26,231 33,002 30,115
American Indian or Alaskan Native 173 0.7% 224   168 5 3.0%
Asian 147 0.6% 169   271 -124 -45.8%
Black or African American 5,015 19.1% 5,461   6,207 -1,192 -19.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 186 0.7% 225   412 -226 -54.9%
White 17,549 66.9% 23,207   19,899 -2,350 -11.8%
Information Not Available 3,161 12.1% 3,716   3,158 3 0.1%
 
Years of Age 26,231 33,002 30,115
Younger than 22 291 0.7% 482   320 -29 -9.1%
22-24 866 2.1% 1,232   1,082 -216 -20.0%
25-34 5,450 13.1% 7,003   6,380 -930 -14.6%
35-44 6,022 14.5% 7,451   6,873 -851 -12.4%
45-54 6,170 14.9% 7,554   7,345 -1,175 -16.0%
55-59 3,463 8.4% 4,166   3,813 -350 -9.2%
60-64 2,330 5.6% 2,839   2,530 -200 -7.9%
65 and older 1,639 4.0% 2,275   1,772 -133 -7.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 26,231 33,002 30,115
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 227 0.9% 377   247 -20 -8.1%
Mining 72 0.3% 132   100 -28 -28.0%
Utilities 27 0.1% 32   41 -14 -34.1%
Construction 5,100 19.3% 7,198   5,151 -51 -1.0%
Manufacturing 2,425 9.2% 2,750   3,507 -1,082 -30.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,062 4.0% 1,178   1,127 -65 -5.8%
Retail Trade 2,306 8.7% 2,758   2,630 -324 -12.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,044 3.9% 1,122   1,731 -687 -39.7%
Information 635 2.4% 747   504 131 26.0%
Finance and Insurance 797 3.0% 772   812 -15 -1.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 446 1.7% 533   447 -1 -0.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,142 4.3% 1,248   1,390 -248 -17.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 162 0.6% 190   144 18 12.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,158 11.9% 4,236   3,914 -756 -19.3%
Educational Services 401 1.5% 411   448 -47 -10.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,473 9.3% 2,601   2,569 -96 -3.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 596 2.3% 1,523   691 -95 -13.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,237 8.5% 2,870   2,497 -260 -10.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 551 2.1% 684   673 -122 -18.1%
Public Administration 300 1.1% 344   361 -61 -16.9%
Information Not Available 1,070 4.0% 1,296   1,131 -61 -5.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Mar 2018 Percent Feb 2018     Mar 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,971 9,809 10,563
Male 4,599 51.3% 5,637   5,599 -1,000 -17.9%
Female 4,364 48.6% 4,159   4,952