Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

May 2018

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
May 2018
May 2018 Apr 2018 Monthly Change May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 1,606,619 1,864,411 -257,792 1,777,072 -170,453 -9.6
Alaska 7,227 9,117 -1,890 8,333 -1,106 -13.3
Alabama 15,833 14,452 1,381 16,421 -588 -3.6
Arkansas 10,725 11,041 -316 12,208 -1,483 -12.1
Arizona 27,843 25,061 2,782 30,534 -2,691 -8.8
California 334,376 386,215 -51,839 350,150 -15,774 -4.5
Colorado 19,960 20,793 -833 24,175 -4,215 -17.4
Connecticut 31,383 40,363 -8,980 33,310 -1,927 -5.8
District of Columbia 7,428 7,690 -262 8,002 -574 -7.2
Delaware 4,137 4,714 -577 4,921 -784 -15.9
Florida 37,722 38,866 -1,144 43,661 -5,939 -13.6
Georgia 25,316 25,378 -62 27,449 -2,133 -7.8
Hawaii 6,912 6,859 53 7,497 -585 -7.8
Iowa 13,372 19,957 -6,585 15,841 -2,469 -15.6
Idaho 4,474 5,735 -1,261 5,853 -1,379 -23.6
Illinois 93,617 114,913 -21,296 107,145 -13,528 -12.6
Indiana 13,858 16,466 -2,608 19,112 -5,254 -27.5
Kansas 8,494 8,606 -112 10,026 -1,532 -15.3
Kentucky 17,859 18,429 -570 17,834 25 0.1
Louisiana 15,213 15,353 -140 17,553 -2,340 -13.3
Massachusetts 48,808 60,597 -11,789 51,656 -2,848 -5.5
Maryland 27,235 29,422 -2,187 32,168 -4,933 -15.3
Maine 5,002 6,763 -1,761 5,458 -456 -8.4
Michigan 44,987 65,955 -20,968 49,777 -4,790 -9.6
Minnesota 31,610 50,770 -19,160 32,004 -394 -1.2
Missouri 23,570 21,828 1,742 23,441 129 0.6
Mississippi 7,805 7,835 -30 9,989 -2,184 -21.9
Montana 4,778 7,061 -2,283 5,006 -228 -4.6
North Carolina 18,322 18,688 -366 20,435 -2,113 -10.3
North Dakota 2,191 4,995 -2,804 2,508 -317 -12.6
Nebraska 3,323 4,170 -847 3,809 -486 -12.8
New Hampshire 3,340 3,981 -641 3,521 -181 -5.1
New Jersey 79,547 93,464 -13,917 84,914 -5,367 -6.3
New Mexico 9,380 9,188 192 9,980 -600 -6.0
Nevada 18,704 19,273 -569 20,889 -2,185 -10.5
New York 118,656 140,775 -22,119 133,301 -14,645 -11.0
Ohio 44,491 55,049 -10,558 51,262 -6,771 -13.2
Oklahoma 12,914 13,433 -519 14,921 -2,007 -13.5
Oregon 24,789 27,740 -2,951 26,078 -1,289 -4.9
Pennsylvania 96,037 117,959 -21,922 103,323 -7,286 -7.1
Puerto Rico 12,656 13,987 -1,331 19,779 -7,123 -36.0
Rhode Island 6,803 8,600 -1,797 7,651 -848 -11.1
South Carolina 14,905 14,901 4 16,324 -1,419 -8.7
South Dakota 1,131 2,246 -1,115 1,231 -100 -8.1
Tennessee 17,845 18,086 -241 18,792 -947 -5.0
Texas 118,901 123,584 -4,683 140,558 -21,657 -15.4
Utah 8,170 9,164 -994 9,050 -880 -9.7
Virginia 23,713 24,333 -620 27,920 -4,207 -15.1
Virgin Islands 457 411 46 194 263 135.6
Vermont 3,125 4,426 -1,301 3,760 -635 -16.9
Washington 43,966 48,407 -4,441 48,388 -4,422 -9.1
Wisconsin 22,899 34,254 -11,355 26,148 -3,249 -12.4
West Virginia 8,720 10,087 -1,367 9,949 -1,229 -12.4
Wyoming 2,090 2,971 -881 2,863 -773 -27.0
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 1,606,619   1,864,411   1,777,072 -170,453 -9.6
Male 873,223 54.4% 1,089,241   985,379 -112,156 -11.4%
Female 721,754 44.9% 762,020   778,197 -56,443 -7.3%
Information Not Available 11,642 0.7% 13,150   13,496 -1,854 -13.7%
 
Ethnicity 1,606,619   1,864,411   1,777,072    
Hispanic or Latino 332,375 20.7% 399,912   359,513 -27,138 -7.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,103,271 68.7% 1,275,237   1,215,516 -112,245 -9.2%
Information Not Available 170,973 10.6% 189,262   202,123 -31,150 -15.4%
 
Race 1,606,619   1,864,411   1,777,072
American Indian or Alaskan Native 21,036 1.3% 24,229   23,545 -2,509 -10.7%
Asian 61,550 3.8% 65,769   67,174 -5,624 -8.4%
Black or African American 301,220 18.7% 309,108   328,084 -26,864 -8.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 11,261 0.7% 12,590   11,500 -239 -2.1%
White 815,786 50.7% 986,303   914,444 -98,658 -10.8%
Information Not Available 399,269 24.8% 469,503   437,472 -38,203 -8.7%
 
Years of Age 1,606,619   1,864,411   1,777,072
Younger than 22 26,981 1.7% 33,566   28,967 -1,986 -6.9%
22-24 66,978 4.2% 76,808   78,240 -11,262 -14.4%
25-34 373,935 23.3% 431,516   419,489 -45,554 -10.9%
35-44 353,029 22.0% 404,859   387,790 -34,761 -9.0%
45-54 366,377 22.8% 426,423   406,161 -39,784 -9.8%
55-59 179,639 11.2% 213,264   201,104 -21,465 -10.7%
60-64 133,854 8.3% 155,213   144,456 -10,602 -7.3%
65 and older 94,545 5.9% 110,074   98,063 -3,518 -3.6%
Information Not Available 11,281 0.7% 12,688   12,802 -1,521 -11.9%
 
Industry 1,606,619   1,864,411   1,777,072
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 78,096 4.9% 111,031   78,146 -50 -0.1%
Mining 7,882 0.5% 11,514   9,494 -1,612 -17.0%
Utilities 3,797 0.2% 4,466   4,330 -533 -12.3%
Construction 189,400 11.8% 290,949   212,511 -23,111 -10.9%
Manufacturing 150,157 9.3% 158,909   175,414 -25,257 -14.4%
Wholesale Trade 57,186 3.6% 59,967   62,524 -5,338 -8.5%
Retail Trade 132,436 8.2% 144,190   150,838 -18,402 -12.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 53,331 3.3% 68,480   61,003 -7,672 -12.6%
Information 58,413 3.6% 58,013   65,604 -7,191 -11.0%
Finance and Insurance 56,360 3.5% 57,451   58,987 -2,627 -4.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 23,929 1.5% 26,824   27,049 -3,120 -11.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 99,283 6.2% 95,247   109,663 -10,380 -9.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 12,743 0.8% 12,947   13,725 -982 -7.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 217,685 13.5% 258,092   244,703 -27,018 -11.0%
Educational Services 31,746 2.0% 35,420   34,243 -2,497 -7.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 140,492 8.7% 142,937   150,285 -9,793 -6.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 23,123 1.4% 33,592   26,649 -3,526 -13.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 91,606 5.7% 99,007   99,022 -7,416 -7.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 39,788 2.5% 43,234   41,532 -1,744 -4.2%
Public Administration 25,779 1.6% 31,499   31,744 -5,965 -18.8%
Information Not Available 113,387 7.1% 120,642   119,606 -6,219 -5.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,227 9,117 8,333 -1,106 -13.3
Male 4,240 58.7% 5,723   5,169 -929 -18.0%
Female 2,967 41.1% 3,371   3,140 -173 -5.5%
Information Not Available 20 0.3% 23   24 -4 -16.7%
 
Ethnicity 7,227   9,117   8,333    
Hispanic or Latino 4 0.1% 4   4 0 0.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,893 95.4% 8,717   7,867 -974 -12.4%
Information Not Available 330 4.6% 396   462 -132 -28.6%
 
Race 7,227 9,117 8,333
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,359 32.6% 2,864   2,647 -288 -10.9%
Asian 536 7.4% 538   578 -42 -7.3%
Black or African American 372 5.1% 381   412 -40 -9.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 195 2.7% 221   234 -39 -16.7%
White 3,431 47.5% 4,713   3,996 -565 -14.1%
Information Not Available 334 4.6% 400   466 -132 -28.3%
 
Years of Age 7,227 9,117 8,333
Younger than 22 152 1.5% 189   161 -9 -5.6%
22-24 293 2.9% 409   382 -89 -23.3%
25-34 1,956 19.4% 2,458   2,307 -351 -15.2%
35-44 1,695 16.8% 2,043   2,001 -306 -15.3%
45-54 1,435 14.2% 1,882   1,695 -260 -15.3%
55-59 792 7.9% 1,026   914 -122 -13.3%
60-64 576 5.7% 709   588 -12 -2.0%
65 and older 328 3.3% 401   285 43 15.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,227 9,117 8,333
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 35 0.5% 48   21 14 66.7%
Mining 224 3.1% 266   316 -92 -29.1%
Utilities 34 0.5% 53   43 -9 -20.9%
Construction 1,274 17.5% 2,043   1,678 -404 -24.1%
Manufacturing 632 8.7% 612   643 -11 -1.7%
Wholesale Trade 88 1.2% 115   180 -92 -51.1%
Retail Trade 750 10.3% 965   848 -98 -11.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 257 3.5% 375   304 -47 -15.5%
Information 68 0.9% 91   82 -14 -17.1%
Finance and Insurance 165 2.3% 164   125 40 32.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 149 2.1% 177   175 -26 -14.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 269 3.7% 258   326 -57 -17.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 20 0.3% 33   20 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 351 4.8% 480   509 -158 -31.0%
Educational Services 264 3.6% 254   245 19 7.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 668 9.2% 682   703 -35 -5.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 79 1.1% 133   80 -1 -1.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 597 8.2% 768   712 -115 -16.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 242 3.3% 304   271 -29 -10.7%
Public Administration 784 10.8% 941   764 20 2.6%
Information Not Available 277 3.8% 355   288 -11 -3.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,833 14,452 16,421
Male 7,314 46.2% 7,059   8,225 -911 -11.1%
Female 8,499 53.7% 7,373   8,179 320 3.9%
Information Not Available 20 0.1% 20   17 3 17.6%
 
Ethnicity 15,833 14,452 16,421
Hispanic or Latino 178 1.1% 170   237 -59 -24.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,013 75.9% 10,828   12,309 -296 -2.4%
Information Not Available 3,642 23.0% 3,454   3,875 -233 -6.0%
 
Race 15,833 14,452 16,421
American Indian or Alaskan Native 664 4.2% 659   860 -196 -22.8%
Asian 383 2.4% 406   430 -47 -10.9%
Black or African American 7,454 47.1% 6,426   6,980 474 6.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 25 0.2% 14   12 13 108.3%
White 6,513 41.1% 6,188   7,382 -869 -11.8%
Information Not Available 794 5.0% 759   757 37 4.9%
 
Years of Age 15,833 14,452 16,421
Younger than 22 372 1.8% 291   336 36 10.7%
22-24 750 3.5% 680   783 -33 -4.2%
25-34 4,060 19.1% 3,568   4,204 -144 -3.4%
35-44 3,801 17.9% 3,550   3,885 -84 -2.2%
45-54 3,421 16.1% 3,162   3,609 -188 -5.2%
55-59 1,547 7.3% 1,461   1,679 -132 -7.9%
60-64 1,090 5.1% 1,020   1,125 -35 -3.1%
65 and older 784 3.7% 712   794 -10 -1.3%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 8   6 2 33.3%
 
Industry 15,833 14,452 16,421
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 64 0.4% 87   115 -51 -44.3%
Mining 57 0.4% 66   92 -35 -38.0%
Utilities 31 0.2% 42   64 -33 -51.6%
Construction 1,205 7.6% 1,171   1,561 -356 -22.8%
Manufacturing 2,775 17.5% 2,429   2,493 282 11.3%
Wholesale Trade 560 3.5% 554   567 -7 -1.2%
Retail Trade 1,927 12.1% 1,735   1,977 -50 -2.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 483 3.0% 369   542 -59 -10.9%
Information 229 1.4% 249   329 -100 -30.4%
Finance and Insurance 637 4.0% 695   478 159 33.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 210 1.3% 229   241 -31 -12.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 962 6.1% 683   979 -17 -1.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 59 0.4% 58   60 -1 -1.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,203 13.9% 2,013   2,251 -48 -2.1%
Educational Services 231 1.5% 252   244 -13 -5.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,356 8.5% 1,299   1,369 -13 -0.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 85 0.5% 92   93 -8 -8.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,268 8.0% 932   1,445 -177 -12.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 351 2.2% 333   353 -2 -0.6%
Public Administration 223 1.4% 243   231 -8 -3.5%
Information Not Available 917 5.8% 921   937 -20 -2.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,725 11,041 12,208
Male 4,824 45.0% 5,286   5,977 -1,153 -19.3%
Female 4,885 45.5% 4,716   5,447 -562 -10.3%
Information Not Available 1,016 9.5% 1,039   784 232 29.6%
 
Ethnicity 10,725 11,041 12,208
Hispanic or Latino 81 0.8% 86   104 -23 -22.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,628 89.8% 9,916   11,320 -1,692 -14.9%
Information Not Available 1,016 9.5% 1,039   784 232 29.6%
 
Race 10,725 11,041 12,208
American Indian or Alaskan Native 146 1.4% 131   144 2 1.4%
Asian 20 0.2% 24   13 7 53.8%
Black or African American 2,994 27.9% 3,119   3,278 -284 -8.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 573 5.3% 584   602 -29 -4.8%
White 5,895 55.0% 6,058   7,283 -1,388 -19.1%
Information Not Available 1,097 10.2% 1,125   888 209 23.5%
 
Years of Age 10,725 11,041 12,208
Younger than 22 223 1.4% 275   276 -53 -19.2%
22-24 407 2.6% 432   492 -85 -17.3%
25-34 2,167 13.7% 2,180   2,489 -322 -12.9%
35-44 2,421 15.3% 2,447   2,763 -342 -12.4%
45-54 2,259 14.2% 2,270   2,735 -476 -17.4%
55-59 995 6.3% 1,076   1,252 -257 -20.5%
60-64 762 4.8% 785   848 -86 -10.1%
65 and older 475 3.0% 537   569 -94 -16.5%
Information Not Available 1,016 6.4% 1,039   784 232 29.6%
 
Industry 10,725 11,041 12,208
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 126 1.2% 203   189 -63 -33.3%
Mining 50 0.5% 58   49 1 2.0%
Utilities 26 0.2% 41   19 7 36.8%
Construction 879 8.1% 1,054   982 -103 -10.5%
Manufacturing 1,392 12.8% 1,436   1,568 -176 -11.2%
Wholesale Trade 548 5.1% 489   623 -75 -12.0%
Retail Trade 1,164 10.7% 1,239   1,659 -495 -29.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 272 2.5% 311   410 -138 -33.7%
Information 132 1.2% 138   184 -52 -28.3%
Finance and Insurance 205 1.9% 215   264 -59 -22.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 141 1.3% 115   164 -23 -14.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 491 4.5% 430   492 -1 -0.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 98 0.9% 98   185 -87 -47.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,012 9.3% 1,036   1,127 -115 -10.2%
Educational Services 158 1.5% 159   167 -9 -5.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,350 12.4% 1,285   1,359 -9 -0.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 77 0.7% 90   76 1 1.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 589 5.4% 536   675 -86 -12.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 223 2.1% 227   241 -18 -7.5%
Public Administration 167 1.5% 188   242 -75 -31.0%
Information Not Available 1,625 15.0% 1,693   1,533 92 6.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 27,843 25,061 30,534
Male 15,110 54.3% 13,162   16,938 -1,828 -10.8%
Female 12,712 45.7% 11,886   13,582 -870 -6.4%
Information Not Available 21 0.1% 13   14 7 50.0%
 
Ethnicity 27,843 25,061 30,534
Hispanic or Latino 11,458 41.2% 9,540   12,895 -1,437 -11.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,262 36.9% 10,268   11,368 -1,106 -9.7%
Information Not Available 6,123 22.0% 5,253   6,271 -148 -2.4%
 
Race 27,843 25,061 30,534
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,275 4.6% 1,363   1,556 -281 -18.1%
Asian 2,607 9.4% 1,793   2,656 -49 -1.8%
Black or African American 1,989 7.1% 1,998   2,248 -259 -11.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 219 0.8% 227   241 -22 -9.1%
White 11,582 41.6% 11,421   13,715 -2,133 -15.6%
Information Not Available 10,171 36.5% 8,259   10,118 53 0.5%
 
Years of Age 27,843 25,061 30,534
Younger than 22 586 1.6% 478   686 -100 -14.6%
22-24 1,275 3.4% 1,104   1,492 -217 -14.5%
25-34 6,280 17.0% 5,584   6,844 -564 -8.2%
35-44 5,780 15.6% 5,240   6,200 -420 -6.8%
45-54 6,500 17.6% 5,944   7,332 -832 -11.3%
55-59 3,300 8.9% 3,026   3,817 -517 -13.5%
60-64 2,452 6.6% 2,179   2,526 -74 -2.9%
65 and older 1,670 4.5% 1,506   1,637 33 2.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 27,843 25,061 30,534
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 6,044 17.8% 4,230   6,182 -138 -2.2%
Mining 28 0.1% 38   48 -20 -41.7%
Utilities 35 0.1% 36   52 -17 -32.7%
Construction 1,443 4.3% 1,550   1,552 -109 -7.0%
Manufacturing 1,245 3.7% 1,161   1,592 -347 -21.8%
Wholesale Trade 717 2.1% 691   829 -112 -13.5%
Retail Trade 1,750 5.2% 1,762   2,043 -293 -14.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 525 1.5% 520   562 -37 -6.6%
Information 372 1.1% 337   421 -49 -11.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,061 3.1% 1,116   1,074 -13 -1.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 364 1.1% 374   456 -92 -20.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,271 3.8% 1,090   1,411 -140 -9.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 112 0.3% 108   102 10 9.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,962 8.7% 2,989   3,496 -534 -15.3%
Educational Services 534 1.6% 533   519 15 2.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,106 6.2% 2,073   2,208 -102 -4.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 203 0.6% 241   223 -20 -9.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,092 3.2% 1,025   1,167 -75 -6.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 405 1.2% 387   489 -84 -17.2%
Public Administration 416 1.2% 468   502 -86 -17.1%
Information Not Available 5,158 15.2% 4,332   5,606 -448 -8.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 334,376 386,215 350,150
Male 182,545 54.6% 214,455   196,173 -13,628 -6.9%
Female 151,734 45.4% 171,662   153,880 -2,146 -1.4%
Information Not Available 97 0.0% 98   97 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 334,376 386,215 350,150
Hispanic or Latino 147,083 44.0% 181,160   148,364 -1,281 -0.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 156,384 46.8% 170,683   171,010 -14,626 -8.6%
Information Not Available 30,909 9.2% 34,372   30,776 133 0.4%
 
Race 334,376 386,215 350,150
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,422 0.7% 2,546   2,807 -385 -13.7%
Asian 29,843 8.9% 33,294   31,841 -1,998 -6.3%
Black or African American 27,033 8.1% 27,321   29,131 -2,098 -7.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 97,086 29.0% 107,521   107,232 -10,146 -9.5%
Information Not Available 177,992 53.2% 215,533   179,139 -1,147 -0.6%
 
Years of Age 334,376 386,215 350,150
Younger than 22 5,910 1.5% 7,442   6,581 -671 -10.2%
22-24 17,441 4.3% 17,724   19,550 -2,109 -10.8%
25-34 84,878 21.0% 99,785   90,198 -5,320 -5.9%
35-44 67,243 16.6% 74,325   70,553 -3,310 -4.7%
45-54 73,929 18.3% 85,978   74,424 -495 -0.7%
55-59 33,234 8.2% 41,422   39,099 -5,865 -15.0%
60-64 27,227 6.7% 31,826   28,937 -1,710 -5.9%
65 and older 24,514 6.1% 27,713   20,808 3,706 17.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 334,376 386,215 350,150
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 60,848 15.4% 90,678   58,745 2,103 3.6%
Mining 775 0.2% 979   484 291 60.1%
Utilities 872 0.2% 1,371   1,258 -386 -30.7%
Construction 31,393 7.9% 34,078   33,486 -2,093 -6.3%
Manufacturing 27,614 7.0% 29,279   27,873 -259 -0.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,163 0.3% 1,077   1,645 -482 -29.3%
Retail Trade 21,801 5.5% 25,069   24,969 -3,168 -12.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 9,205 2.3% 11,653   10,162 -957 -9.4%
Information 28,874 7.3% 28,202   30,002 -1,128 -3.8%
Finance and Insurance 6,492 1.6% 6,463   6,871 -379 -5.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,132 0.5% 2,252   3,291 -1,159 -35.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,751 2.0% 7,051   6,871 880 12.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 67,243 17.0% 74,129   70,843 -3,600 -5.1%
Educational Services 7,267 1.8% 9,597   8,033 -766 -9.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 22,867 5.8% 23,404   23,711 -844 -3.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4,554 1.2% 5,680   6,581 -2,027 -30.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 12,790 3.2% 13,318   14,711 -1,921 -13.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 7,364 1.9% 7,638   5,710 1,654 29.0%
Public Administration 2,325 0.6% 3,623   3,194 -869 -27.2%
Information Not Available 11,046 2.8% 10,674   11,710 -664 -5.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,960 20,793 24,175
Male 10,591 53.1% 11,442   13,125 -2,534 -19.3%
Female 9,369 46.9% 9,351   11,050 -1,681 -15.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,960 20,793 24,175
Hispanic or Latino 3,641 18.2% 4,180   4,397 -756 -17.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,309 71.7% 14,484   17,235 -2,926 -17.0%
Information Not Available 2,010 10.1% 2,129   2,543 -533 -21.0%
 
Race 19,960 20,793 24,175
American Indian or Alaskan Native 386 1.9% 409   494 -108 -21.9%
Asian 423 2.1% 432   540 -117 -21.7%
Black or African American 1,365 6.8% 1,477   1,568 -203 -12.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 84 0.4% 83   114 -30 -26.3%
White 14,040 70.3% 14,459   16,850 -2,810 -16.7%
Information Not Available 3,662 18.3% 3,933   4,609 -947 -20.5%
 
Years of Age 19,960 20,793 24,175
Younger than 22 210 0.7% 247   231 -21 -9.1%
22-24 538 1.7% 581   696 -158 -22.7%
25-34 4,405 13.7% 4,353   5,334 -929 -17.4%
35-44 4,703 14.6% 4,791   5,584 -881 -15.8%
45-54 4,637 14.4% 4,988   5,738 -1,101 -19.2%
55-59 2,493 7.8% 2,632   3,061 -568 -18.6%
60-64 1,886 5.9% 2,012   2,241 -355 -15.8%
65 and older 1,087 3.4% 1,188   1,289 -202 -15.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Industry 19,960 20,793 24,175
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 130 0.6% 164   137 -7 -5.1%
Mining 155 0.8% 176   254 -99 -39.0%
Utilities 43 0.2% 46   60 -17 -28.3%
Construction 1,967 9.8% 2,640   2,645 -678 -25.6%
Manufacturing 1,278 6.4% 1,354   1,640 -362 -22.1%
Wholesale Trade 981 4.9% 1,039   1,133 -152 -13.4%
Retail Trade 1,695 8.4% 1,725   2,073 -378 -18.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 575 2.9% 607   742 -167 -22.5%
Information 813 4.0% 819   1,111 -298 -26.8%
Finance and Insurance 940 4.7% 1,005   1,150 -210 -18.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 514 2.6% 491   563 -49 -8.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,196 10.9% 2,199   2,478 -282 -11.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 234 1.2% 295   263 -29 -11.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,095 10.4% 2,383   2,709 -614 -22.7%
Educational Services 472 2.3% 471   563 -91 -16.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,803 9.0% 1,871   1,983 -180 -9.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 832 4.1% 556   857 -25 -2.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,879 9.4% 1,471   2,104 -225 -10.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 553 2.8% 561   634 -81 -12.8%
Public Administration 382 1.9% 466   493 -111 -22.5%
Information Not Available 423 2.1% 454   583 -160 -27.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 31,383 40,363 33,310
Male 17,157 54.7% 23,135   18,793 -1,636 -8.7%
Female 14,226 45.3% 17,228   14,517 -291 -2.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 31,383 40,363 33,310
Hispanic or Latino 5,314 16.9% 7,502   5,246 68 1.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,069 83.1% 32,861   28,064 -1,995 -7.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 31,383 40,363 33,310
American Indian or Alaskan Native 106 0.3% 152   128 -22 -17.2%
Asian 658 2.1% 685   665 -7 -1.1%
Black or African American 5,398 17.2% 6,554   5,639 -241 -4.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 17,805 56.7% 22,849   18,905 -1,100 -5.8%
Information Not Available 7,416 23.6% 10,123   7,973 -557 -7.0%
 
Years of Age 31,383 40,363 33,310
Younger than 22 473 1.0% 545   488 -15 -3.1%
22-24 1,225 2.7% 1,522   1,287 -62 -4.8%
25-34 6,920 15.1% 8,511   7,463 -543 -7.3%
35-44 6,312 13.7% 8,239   6,648 -336 -5.1%
45-54 6,935 15.1% 9,069   7,666 -731 -9.5%
55-59 3,743 8.1% 4,940   3,929 -186 -4.7%
60-64 3,228 7.0% 4,086   3,216 12 0.4%
65 and older 2,547 5.5% 3,451   2,613 -66 -2.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 31,383 40,363 33,310
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 121 0.4% 182   144 -23 -16.0%
Mining 12 0.0% 39   23 -11 -47.8%
Utilities 53 0.2% 51   56 -3 -5.4%
Construction 3,926 12.5% 6,403   4,526 -600 -13.3%
Manufacturing 2,811 8.9% 3,250   3,197 -386 -12.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,438 4.6% 1,520   1,343 95 7.1%
Retail Trade 3,905 12.4% 4,156   4,179 -274 -6.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,263 4.0% 4,095   1,403 -140 -10.0%
Information 583 1.9% 636   1,062 -479 -45.1%
Finance and Insurance 1,460 4.6% 1,453   1,528 -68 -4.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 524 1.7% 601   522 2 0.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,879 6.0% 1,716   1,995 -116 -5.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 408 1.3% 418   325 83 25.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,769 12.0% 5,243   3,769 0 0.0%
Educational Services 782 2.5% 894   760 22 2.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,804 12.1% 3,918   3,899 -95 -2.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 635 2.0% 967   659 -24 -3.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,327 7.4% 2,795   2,115 212 10.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 954 3.0% 1,089   1,000 -46 -4.6%
Public Administration 312 1.0% 411   316 -4 -1.3%
Information Not Available 417 1.3% 526   489 -72 -14.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,428 7,690 8,002
Male 3,480 46.8% 3,657   3,744 -264 -7.1%
Female 3,946 53.1% 4,033   4,254 -308 -7.2%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 0   4 -2 -50.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,428 7,690 8,002
Hispanic or Latino 590 7.9% 610   598 -8 -1.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,807 91.6% 7,043   7,349 -542 -7.4%
Information Not Available 31 0.4% 37   55 -24 -43.6%
 
Race 7,428 7,690 8,002
American Indian or Alaskan Native 42 0.6% 34   36 6 16.7%
Asian 177 2.4% 180   210 -33 -15.7%
Black or African American 5,074 68.3% 5,210   5,251 -177 -3.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 20 0.3% 19   22 -2 -9.1%
White 1,406 18.9% 1,445   1,712 -306 -17.9%
Information Not Available 709 9.5% 802   771 -62 -8.0%
 
Years of Age 7,428 7,690 8,002
Younger than 22 109 1.3% 106   125 -16 -12.8%
22-24 318 3.8% 324   393 -75 -19.1%
25-34 2,004 24.2% 2,082   2,271 -267 -11.8%
35-44 1,679 20.3% 1,785   1,769 -90 -5.1%
45-54 1,626 19.6% 1,659   1,716 -90 -5.2%
55-59 796 9.6% 857   776 20 2.6%
60-64 548 6.6% 551   605 -57 -9.4%
65 and older 348 4.2% 326   347 1 0.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,428 7,690 8,002
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
Construction 10 0.1% 12   12 -2 -16.7%
Manufacturing 1 0.0% 1   7 -6 -85.7%
Wholesale Trade 3 0.0% 2   1 2 200.0%
Retail Trade 14 0.2% 21   19 -5 -26.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 14 0.2% 21   15 -1 -6.7%
Information 3 0.0% 5   7 -4 -57.1%
Finance and Insurance 8 0.1% 7   10 -2 -20.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3 0.0% 3   3 0 0.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 29 0.4% 56   55 -26 -47.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1 0.0% 1   0 1 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 31 0.4% 40   44 -13 -29.5%
Educational Services 5 0.1% 7   9 -4 -44.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6 0.1% 10   14 -8 -57.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1 0.0% 1   3 -2 -66.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 16 0.2% 14   20 -4 -20.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 15 0.2% 19   16 -1 -6.3%
Public Administration 2 0.0% 5   2 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 7,266 97.8% 7,465   7,763 -497 -6.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,137 4,714 4,921
Male 1,776 42.9% 2,046   2,184 -408 -18.7%
Female 2,082 50.3% 2,364   2,417 -335 -13.9%
Information Not Available 279 6.7% 304   320 -41 -12.8%
 
Ethnicity 4,137 4,714 4,921
Hispanic or Latino 305 7.4% 336   351 -46 -13.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,553 85.9% 4,074   4,338 -785 -18.1%
Information Not Available 279 6.7% 304   320 -41 -12.8%
 
Race 4,137 4,714 4,921
American Indian or Alaskan Native 11 0.3% 17   15 -4 -26.7%
Asian 67 1.6% 75   71 -4 -5.6%
Black or African American 1,793 42.5% 1,961   1,980 -187 -9.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0% 2   2 0 0.0%
White 2,047 48.5% 2,403   2,561 -514 -20.1%
Information Not Available 303 7.2% 257   293 10 3.4%
 
Years of Age 4,137 4,714 4,921
Younger than 22 50 0.9% 60   80 -30 -37.5%
22-24 176 3.0% 197   201 -25 -12.4%
25-34 988 17.0% 1,124   1,170 -182 -15.6%
35-44 919 15.8% 1,065   1,074 -155 -14.4%
45-54 918 15.8% 1,040   1,094 -176 -16.1%
55-59 491 8.4% 568   558 -67 -12.0%
60-64 367 6.3% 420   429 -62 -14.5%
65 and older 187 3.2% 199   263 -76 -28.9%
Information Not Available 41 0.7% 41   52 -11 -21.2%
 
Industry 4,137 4,714 4,921
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 6 0.1% 8   15 -9 -60.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 5 0.1% 7   15 -10 -66.7%
Construction 277 6.7% 298   272 5 1.8%
Manufacturing 247 6.0% 294   381 -134 -35.2%
Wholesale Trade 110 2.7% 124   137 -27 -19.7%
Retail Trade 607 14.7% 724   774 -167 -21.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 159 3.8% 167   203 -44 -21.7%
Information 65 1.6% 72   66 -1 -1.5%
Finance and Insurance 378 9.1% 431   485 -107 -22.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 86 2.1% 97   75 11 14.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 266 6.4% 294   386 -120 -31.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 14 0.3% 10   15 -1 -6.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 712 17.2% 829   855 -143 -16.7%
Educational Services 50 1.2% 52   69 -19 -27.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 530 12.8% 605   536 -6 -1.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 92 2.2% 87   69 23 33.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 379 9.1% 455   407 -28 -6.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 106 2.6% 99   116 -10 -8.6%
Public Administration 33 0.8% 48   41 -8 -19.5%
Information Not Available 15 0.4% 13   4 11 275.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 37,722 38,866 43,661
Male 17,552 46.5% 18,392   20,186 -2,634 -13.0%
Female 20,147 53.4% 20,448   23,391 -3,244 -13.9%
Information Not Available 23 0.1% 26   84 -61 -72.6%
 
Ethnicity 37,722 38,866 43,661
Hispanic or Latino 9,206 24.4% 9,339   11,671 -2,465 -21.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 25,013 66.3% 26,059   28,352 -3,339 -11.8%
Information Not Available 3,503 9.3% 3,468   3,638 -135 -3.7%
 
Race 37,722 38,866 43,661
American Indian or Alaskan Native 239 0.6% 262   229 10 4.4%
Asian 637 1.7% 661   709 -72 -10.2%
Black or African American 9,771 25.9% 10,319   11,321 -1,550 -13.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 193 0.5% 228   165 28 17.0%
White 22,311 59.1% 22,766   26,400 -4,089 -15.5%
Information Not Available 4,571 12.1% 4,630   4,837 -266 -5.5%
 
Years of Age 37,722 38,866 43,661
Younger than 22 342 0.6% 296   463 -121 -26.1%
22-24 932 1.6% 988   1,368 -436 -31.9%
25-34 7,299 12.8% 7,423   8,924 -1,625 -18.2%
35-44 7,670 13.5% 7,900   9,059 -1,389 -15.3%
45-54 8,004 14.0% 8,255   9,286 -1,282 -13.8%
55-59 4,121 7.2% 4,270   4,546 -425 -9.3%
60-64 3,036 5.3% 2,921   3,282 -246 -7.5%
65 and older 2,056 3.6% 2,074   2,293 -237 -10.3%
Information Not Available 4,262 7.5% 4,739   4,440 -178 -4.0%
 
Industry 37,722 38,866 43,661
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 393 1.0% 377   592 -199 -33.6%
Mining 25 0.1% 36   91 -66 -72.5%
Utilities 63 0.2% 73   70 -7 -10.0%
Construction 2,256 5.9% 2,484   2,619 -363 -13.9%
Manufacturing 1,674 4.4% 1,654   1,899 -225 -11.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,666 4.4% 1,681   1,794 -128 -7.1%
Retail Trade 3,763 9.9% 3,884   4,490 -727 -16.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,014 2.7% 1,006   1,219 -205 -16.8%
Information 799 2.1% 824   904 -105 -11.6%
Finance and Insurance 1,928 5.1% 2,061   2,175 -247 -11.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 945 2.5% 904   1,034 -89 -8.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,038 8.0% 2,984   3,538 -500 -14.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 494 1.3% 489   521 -27 -5.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,823 17.9% 7,108   8,309 -1,486 -17.9%
Educational Services 858 2.3% 947   885 -27 -3.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,707 9.7% 3,699   4,419 -712 -16.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 531 1.4% 532   656 -125 -19.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,252 5.9% 2,193   2,634 -382 -14.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 954 2.5% 976   1,187 -233 -19.6%
Public Administration 400 1.0% 439   632 -232 -36.7%
Information Not Available 4,139 10.9% 4,515   3,993 146 3.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 25,316 25,378 27,449
Male 10,726 42.4% 11,286   11,913 -1,187 -10.0%
Female 13,195 52.1% 12,692   14,046 -851 -6.1%
Information Not Available 1,395 5.5% 1,400   1,490 -95 -6.4%
 
Ethnicity 25,316 25,378 27,449
Hispanic or Latino 16 0.1% 10   32 -16 -50.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,905 94.4% 23,968   25,927 -2,022 -7.8%
Information Not Available 1,395 5.5% 1,400   1,490 -95 -6.4%
 
Race 25,316 25,378 27,449
American Indian or Alaskan Native 85 0.3% 100   109 -24 -22.0%
Asian 399 1.6% 418   496 -97 -19.6%
Black or African American 14,438 57.0% 14,180   15,353 -915 -6.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 8,999 35.5% 9,280   10,001 -1,002 -10.0%
Information Not Available 1,395 5.5% 1,400   1,490 -95 -6.4%
 
Years of Age 25,316 25,378 27,449
Younger than 22 352 1.1% 350   378 -26 -6.9%
22-24 864 2.7% 806   1,032 -168 -16.3%
25-34 6,066 18.6% 5,960   6,652 -586 -8.8%
35-44 6,426 19.7% 6,372   6,989 -563 -8.1%
45-54 6,089 18.7% 6,099   6,521 -432 -6.6%
55-59 2,664 8.2% 2,833   2,858 -194 -6.8%
60-64 1,750 5.4% 1,847   1,908 -158 -8.3%
65 and older 1,105 3.4% 1,111   1,111 -6 -0.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 25,316 25,378 27,449
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 224 0.9% 261   278 -54 -19.4%
Mining 18 0.1% 17   10 8 80.0%
Utilities 19 0.1% 30   42 -23 -54.8%
Construction 709 2.8% 770   1,042 -333 -32.0%
Manufacturing 1,635 6.4% 1,506   1,583 52 3.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,001 3.9% 1,103   1,087 -86 -7.9%
Retail Trade 2,029 7.9% 1,806   2,087 -58 -2.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 426 1.7% 469   458 -32 -7.0%
Information 457 1.8% 496   557 -100 -18.0%
Finance and Insurance 791 3.1% 785   937 -146 -15.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 298 1.2% 323   347 -49 -14.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,890 19.1% 4,834   4,990 -100 -2.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 92 0.4% 58   41 51 124.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 68 0.3% 70   90 -22 -24.4%
Educational Services 362 1.4% 350   451 -89 -19.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,239 4.9% 1,162   1,371 -132 -9.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,021 4.0% 1,003   999 22 2.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 149 0.6% 169   184 -35 -19.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 239 0.9% 247   288 -49 -17.0%
Public Administration 226 0.9% 266   303 -77 -25.4%
Information Not Available 9,423 36.9% 9,653   10,304 -881 -8.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,912 6,859 7,497
Male 4,770 69.0% 4,893   5,294 -524 -9.9%
Female 2,142 31.0% 1,965   2,202 -60 -2.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,912 6,859 7,497
Hispanic or Latino 536 7.8% 506   574 -38 -6.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,702 68.0% 4,707   5,016 -314 -6.3%
Information Not Available 1,674 24.2% 1,646   1,907 -233 -12.2%
 
Race 6,912 6,859 7,497
American Indian or Alaskan Native 45 0.7% 44   53 -8 -15.1%
Asian 2,200 31.8% 2,231   2,392 -192 -8.0%
Black or African American 118 1.7% 116   115 3 2.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,057 29.8% 2,121   2,330 -273 -11.7%
White 1,560 22.6% 1,458   1,609 -49 -3.0%
Information Not Available 932 13.5% 889   998 -66 -6.6%
 
Years of Age 6,912 6,859 7,497
Younger than 22 84 1.1% 73   98 -14 -14.3%
22-24 236 3.0% 220   293 -57 -19.5%
25-34 1,483 18.9% 1,489   1,723 -240 -13.9%
35-44 1,584 20.2% 1,650   1,752 -168 -9.6%
45-54 1,589 20.3% 1,626   1,722 -133 -7.7%
55-59 800 10.2% 730   807 -7 -0.9%
60-64 639 8.2% 591   645 -6 -0.9%
65 and older 497 6.3% 480   457 40 8.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,912 6,859 7,497
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 121 1.7% 106   288 -167 -58.0%
Mining 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
Utilities 18 0.3% 13   8 10 125.0%
Construction 2,464 35.0% 2,601   2,989 -525 -17.6%
Manufacturing 169 2.4% 173   176 -7 -4.0%
Wholesale Trade 117 1.7% 123   93 24 25.8%
Retail Trade 295 4.2% 280   329 -34 -10.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 246 3.5% 287   169 77 45.6%
Information 184 2.6% 182   205 -21 -10.2%
Finance and Insurance 80 1.1% 75   72 8 11.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 81 1.2% 94   92 -11 -12.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 222 3.2% 186   223 -1 -0.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 37 0.5% 39   49 -12 -24.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 859 12.2% 855   819 40 4.9%
Educational Services 41 0.6% 44   54 -13 -24.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 289 4.1% 263   297 -8 -2.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 78 1.1% 77   71 7 9.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 628 8.9% 472   506 122 24.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 133 1.9% 137   121 12 9.9%
Public Administration 54 0.8% 63   68 -14 -20.6%
Information Not Available 795 11.3% 788   867 -72 -8.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,372 19,957 15,841
Male 7,736 57.9% 14,125   9,432 -1,696 -18.0%
Female 5,464 40.9% 5,630   6,228 -764 -12.3%
Information Not Available 172 1.3% 202   181 -9 -5.0%
 
Ethnicity 13,372 19,957 15,841
Hispanic or Latino 1,673 12.5% 3,940   0 1,673 0.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,944 81.8% 15,098   0 10,944 0.0%
Information Not Available 755 5.6% 919   15,841 -15,086 -95.2%
 
Race 13,372 19,957 15,841
American Indian or Alaskan Native 226 1.7% 247   159 67 42.1%
Asian 182 1.4% 213   153 29 19.0%
Black or African American 1,144 8.6% 1,170   850 294 34.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 9,392 70.2% 13,468   6,726 2,666 39.6%
Information Not Available 2,428 18.2% 4,859   7,953 -5,525 -69.5%
 
Years of Age 13,372 19,957 15,841
Younger than 22 195 0.9% 340   259 -64 -24.7%
22-24 472 2.2% 793   615 -143 -23.3%
25-34 2,791 13.0% 4,244   3,534 -743 -21.0%
35-44 3,020 14.1% 4,412   3,650 -630 -17.3%
45-54 2,991 14.0% 4,340   3,594 -603 -16.8%
55-59 1,681 7.9% 2,471   1,868 -187 -10.0%
60-64 1,360 6.4% 1,961   1,473 -113 -7.7%
65 and older 857 4.0% 1,392   848 9 1.1%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 4   0 5 0.0%
 
Industry 13,372 19,957 15,841
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 124 0.9% 181   112 12 10.7%
Mining 64 0.5% 304   74 -10 -13.5%
Utilities 21 0.2% 29   21 0 0.0%
Construction 2,846 21.1% 7,214   3,326 -480 -14.4%
Manufacturing 2,180 16.2% 2,797   3,315 -1,135 -34.2%
Wholesale Trade 635 4.7% 746   635 0 0.0%
Retail Trade 1,126 8.3% 1,248   1,205 -79 -6.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 456 3.4% 712   531 -75 -14.1%
Information 311 2.3% 279   396 -85 -21.5%
Finance and Insurance 568 4.2% 565   536 32 6.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 135 1.0% 160   174 -39 -22.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 743 5.5% 600   786 -43 -5.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 69 0.5% 75   58 11 19.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,178 8.7% 1,950   1,501 -323 -21.5%
Educational Services 237 1.8% 227   287 -50 -17.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,135 8.4% 1,143   1,251 -116 -9.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 146 1.1% 241   135 11 8.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 774 5.7% 708   792 -18 -2.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 310 2.3% 350   384 -74 -19.3%
Public Administration 183 1.4% 274   178 5 2.8%
Information Not Available 131 1.0% 154   144 -13 -9.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,474 5,735 5,853
Male 2,435 54.4% 3,674   3,282 -847 -25.8%
Female 2,038 45.6% 2,061   2,570 -532 -20.7%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 4,474 5,735 5,853
Hispanic or Latino 484 10.8% 575   628 -144 -22.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,343 74.7% 4,272   4,278 -935 -21.9%
Information Not Available 647 14.5% 888   947 -300 -31.7%
 
Race 4,474 5,735 5,853
American Indian or Alaskan Native 265 3.4% 376   311 -46 -14.8%
Asian 92 1.2% 105   118 -26 -22.0%
Black or African American 90 1.1% 133   121 -31 -25.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 41 0.5% 56   52 -11 -21.2%
White 6,082 77.1% 6,569   8,802 -2,720 -30.9%
Information Not Available 1,321 16.7% 1,587   1,620 -299 -18.5%
 
Years of Age 4,474 5,735 5,853
Younger than 22 77 0.8% 115   105 -28 -26.7%
22-24 126 1.2% 217   230 -104 -45.2%
25-34 826 8.2% 1,040   1,103 -277 -25.1%
35-44 966 9.5% 1,252   1,223 -257 -21.0%
45-54 1,037 10.3% 1,306   1,420 -383 -27.0%
55-59 577 5.7% 768   748 -171 -22.9%
60-64 439 4.3% 577   552 -113 -20.5%
65 and older 424 4.2% 457   469 -45 -9.6%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 3   3 -1 -33.3%
 
Industry 4,474 5,735 5,853
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 239 5.1% 622   365 -126 -34.5%
Mining 24 0.5% 60   39 -15 -38.5%
Utilities 11 0.2% 15   9 2 22.2%
Construction 463 9.8% 859   595 -132 -22.2%
Manufacturing 511 10.8% 548   655 -144 -22.0%
Wholesale Trade 200 4.2% 211   265 -65 -24.5%
Retail Trade 482 10.2% 536   644 -162 -25.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 219 4.6% 323   330 -111 -33.6%
Information 74 1.6% 91   124 -50 -40.3%
Finance and Insurance 134 2.8% 118   198 -64 -32.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 67 1.4% 77   53 14 26.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 255 5.4% 271   310 -55 -17.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 12 0.3% 11   15 -3 -20.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 419 8.9% 549   573 -154 -26.9%
Educational Services 75 1.6% 71   101 -26 -25.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 485 10.3% 466   606 -121 -20.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 89 1.9% 87   91 -2 -2.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 254 5.4% 282   350 -96 -27.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 102 2.2% 130   128 -26 -20.3%
Public Administration 96 2.0% 127   136 -40 -29.4%
Information Not Available 263 5.6% 281   266 -3 -1.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 93,617 114,913 107,145
Male 53,845 57.5% 72,749   63,159 -9,314 -14.7%
Female 39,079 41.7% 41,296   43,246 -4,167 -9.6%
Information Not Available 693 0.7% 868   740 -47 -6.4%
 
Ethnicity 93,617 114,913 107,145
Hispanic or Latino 14,137 15.1% 21,892   15,183 -1,046 -6.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 69,766 74.5% 80,878   80,499 -10,733 -13.3%
Information Not Available 9,714 10.4% 12,143   11,463 -1,749 -15.3%
 
Race 93,617 114,913 107,145
American Indian or Alaskan Native 545 0.6% 744   579 -34 -5.9%
Asian 2,229 2.4% 2,362   2,534 -305 -12.0%
Black or African American 24,895 26.6% 26,602   27,588 -2,693 -9.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 217 0.2% 254   227 -10 -4.4%
White 55,712 59.5% 70,235   64,876 -9,164 -14.1%
Information Not Available 10,019 10.7% 14,716   11,341 -1,322 -11.7%
 
Years of Age 93,617 114,913 107,145
Younger than 22 867 0.6% 1,134   1,118 -251 -22.5%
22-24 2,922 2.1% 3,633   3,931 -1,009 -25.7%
25-34 20,421 14.5% 24,535   24,603 -4,182 -17.0%
35-44 22,170 15.7% 26,908   24,991 -2,821 -11.3%
45-54 22,775 16.2% 28,584   26,412 -3,637 -13.8%
55-59 11,574 8.2% 14,407   12,820 -1,246 -9.7%
60-64 8,335 5.9% 10,304   8,800 -465 -5.3%
65 and older 4,553 3.2% 5,408   4,470 83 1.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 93,617 114,913 107,145
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 460 0.5% 581   431 29 6.7%
Mining 162 0.2% 286   306 -144 -47.1%
Utilities 216 0.2% 216   120 96 80.0%
Construction 13,830 14.7% 23,620   15,970 -2,140 -13.4%
Manufacturing 8,443 9.0% 9,278   13,375 -4,932 -36.9%
Wholesale Trade 4,297 4.6% 4,780   4,965 -668 -13.5%
Retail Trade 8,043 8.5% 8,333   8,735 -692 -7.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 4,454 4.7% 6,241   4,999 -545 -10.9%
Information 2,051 2.2% 2,026   2,172 -121 -5.6%
Finance and Insurance 4,015 4.3% 4,207   3,967 48 1.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,419 1.5% 1,650   1,556 -137 -8.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,762 7.2% 6,719   7,025 -263 -3.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 850 0.9% 1,297   899 -49 -5.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 14,378 15.3% 18,260   15,795 -1,417 -9.0%
Educational Services 1,661 1.8% 1,825   1,997 -336 -16.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,284 6.7% 6,519   6,870 -586 -8.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,297 1.4% 2,318   1,337 -40 -3.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,985 5.3% 5,532   5,240 -255 -4.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,236 2.4% 2,459   2,441 -205 -8.4%
Public Administration 2,414 2.6% 2,425   2,570 -156 -6.1%
Information Not Available 5,360 5.7% 6,341   6,375 -1,015 -15.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,858 16,466 19,112
Male 7,745 55.9% 10,167   11,025 -3,280 -29.8%
Female 6,018 43.4% 6,187   7,990 -1,972 -24.7%
Information Not Available 95 0.7% 112   97 -2 -2.1%
 
Ethnicity 13,858 16,466 19,112
Hispanic or Latino 670 4.8% 886   869 -199 -22.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,435 75.3% 12,413   14,665 -4,230 -28.8%
Information Not Available 2,753 19.9% 3,167   3,578 -825 -23.1%
 
Race 13,858 16,466 19,112
American Indian or Alaskan Native 70 0.5% 70   95 -25 -26.3%
Asian 157 1.1% 155   171 -14 -8.2%
Black or African American 2,620 18.9% 2,761   3,497 -877 -25.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 26 0.2% 32   21 5 23.8%
White 9,931 71.7% 12,121   14,056 -4,125 -29.3%
Information Not Available 1,054 7.6% 1,327   1,272 -218 -17.1%
 
Years of Age 13,858 16,466 19,112
Younger than 22 141 0.6% 175   215 -74 -34.4%
22-24 343 1.5% 413   560 -217 -38.8%
25-34 2,775 12.2% 3,220   4,178 -1,403 -33.6%
35-44 3,522 15.5% 4,051   4,729 -1,207 -25.5%
45-54 3,650 16.1% 4,441   4,942 -1,292 -26.1%
55-59 1,760 7.8% 2,188   2,239 -479 -21.4%
60-64 1,134 5.0% 1,321   1,513 -379 -25.0%
65 and older 533 2.4% 657   736 -203 -27.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 13,858 16,466 19,112
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 37 0.3% 41   43 -6 -14.0%
Mining 15 0.1% 16   54 -39 -72.2%
Utilities 26 0.2% 25   33 -7 -21.2%
Construction 2,354 16.9% 3,848   3,046 -692 -22.7%
Manufacturing 2,482 17.9% 2,792   3,199 -717 -22.4%
Wholesale Trade 566 4.1% 590   754 -188 -24.9%
Retail Trade 1,067 7.7% 1,092   1,586 -519 -32.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 540 3.9% 782   724 -184 -25.4%
Information 264 1.9% 234   346 -82 -23.7%
Finance and Insurance 489 3.5% 488   657 -168 -25.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 210 1.5% 213   300 -90 -30.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 675 4.9% 663   1,012 -337 -33.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 130 0.9% 138   198 -68 -34.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,405 10.1% 1,605   1,957 -552 -28.2%
Educational Services 286 2.1% 276   334 -48 -14.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,099 7.9% 1,120   1,496 -397 -26.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 104 0.7% 122   181 -77 -42.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 453 3.3% 490   620 -167 -26.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 344 2.5% 393   471 -127 -27.0%
Public Administration 123 0.9% 150   146 -23 -15.8%
Information Not Available 1,189 8.6% 1,388   1,955 -766 -39.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 8,494 8,606 10,026
Male 4,529 53.3% 4,885   5,561 -1,032 -18.6%
Female 3,965 46.7% 3,721   4,465 -500 -11.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 8,494 8,606 10,026
Hispanic or Latino 712 8.4% 847   804 -92 -11.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,351 51.2% 4,635   4,656 -305 -6.6%
Information Not Available 3,431 40.4% 3,124   4,566 -1,135 -24.9%
 
Race 8,494 8,606 10,026
American Indian or Alaskan Native 135 1.6% 149   149 -14 -9.4%
Asian 103 1.2% 114   192 -89 -46.4%
Black or African American 1,935 22.8% 1,492   2,047 -112 -5.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 22 0.3% 28   27 -5 -18.5%
White 5,747 67.7% 6,161   6,987 -1,240 -17.7%
Information Not Available 552 6.5% 662   624 -72 -11.5%
 
Years of Age 8,494 8,606 10,026
Younger than 22 102 0.8% 126   113 -11 -9.7%
22-24 304 2.3% 302   348 -44 -12.6%
25-34 2,005 14.9% 1,959   2,219 -214 -9.6%
35-44 1,986 14.7% 2,050   2,388 -402 -16.8%
45-54 1,906 14.1% 2,005   2,444 -538 -22.0%
55-59 1,027 7.6% 1,020   1,177 -150 -12.7%
60-64 745 5.5% 724   832 -87 -10.5%
65 and older 419 3.1% 420   505 -86 -17.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 8,494 8,606 10,026
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 19 0.2% 25   39 -20 -51.3%
Mining 55 0.6% 58   87 -32 -36.8%
Utilities 15 0.2% 15   19 -4 -21.1%
Construction 1,195 14.0% 1,615   1,484 -289 -19.5%
Manufacturing 926 10.9% 948   1,140 -214 -18.8%
Wholesale Trade 411 4.8% 405   404 7 1.7%
Retail Trade 659 7.7% 721   761 -102 -13.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 340 4.0% 382   360 -20 -5.6%
Information 167 2.0% 196   258 -91 -35.3%
Finance and Insurance 346 4.1% 341   377 -31 -8.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 139 1.6% 176   162 -23 -14.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 673 7.9% 601   776 -103 -13.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 44 0.5% 36   61 -17 -27.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,032 12.1% 1,116   1,448 -416 -28.7%
Educational Services 182 2.1% 175   159 23 14.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 976 11.5% 933   1,078 -102 -9.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 68 0.8% 71   56 12 21.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 345 4.1% 411   440 -95 -21.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 200 2.3% 211   220 -20 -9.1%
Public Administration 170 2.0% 169   204 -34 -16.7%
Information Not Available 532 6.2% 1   493 39 7.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,859 18,429 17,834
Male 10,184 57.0% 11,170   10,401 -217 -2.1%
Female 7,675 43.0% 7,259   7,433 242 3.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,859 18,429 17,834
Hispanic or Latino 60 0.3% 48   18 42 233.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 687 3.8% 498   422 265 62.8%
Information Not Available 17,112 95.8% 17,883   17,394 -282 -1.6%
 
Race 17,859 18,429 17,834
American Indian or Alaskan Native 171 1.0% 150   60 111 185.0%
Asian 43 0.2% 97   78 -35 -44.9%
Black or African American 3,298 18.5% 2,467   2,753 545 19.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9 0.1% 9   5 4 80.0%
White 14,058 78.7% 15,446   14,796 -738 -5.0%
Information Not Available 280 1.6% 260   142 138 97.2%
 
Years of Age 17,859 18,429 17,834
Younger than 22 170 0.6% 181   156 14 9.0%
22-24 580 1.9% 520   596 -16 -2.7%
25-34 4,015 13.1% 3,330   3,597 418 11.6%
35-44 4,109 13.4% 4,722   4,359 -250 -5.7%
45-54 4,650 15.2% 4,515   4,538 112 2.5%
55-59 2,056 6.7% 2,304   2,000 56 2.8%
60-64 1,318 4.3% 1,709   1,629 -311 -19.1%
65 and older 960 3.1% 1,141   959 1 0.1%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 7   0 1 0.0%
 
Industry 17,859 18,429 17,834
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 47 0.3% 35   18 29 161.1%
Mining 218 1.2% 291   184 34 18.5%
Utilities 26 0.1% 22   69 -43 -62.3%
Construction 1,950 10.9% 3,784   2,822 -872 -30.9%
Manufacturing 4,919 27.5% 3,299   3,221 1,698 52.7%
Wholesale Trade 708 4.0% 696   615 93 15.1%
Retail Trade 1,344 7.5% 1,224   1,542 -198 -12.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 661 3.7% 551   775 -114 -14.7%
Information 175 1.0% 379   358 -183 -51.1%
Finance and Insurance 572 3.2% 678   716 -144 -20.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 243 1.4% 203   179 64 35.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 900 5.0% 643   1,000 -100 -10.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 94 0.5% 128   92 2 2.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,783 10.0% 2,061   1,808 -25 -1.4%
Educational Services 260 1.5% 260   229 31 13.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,348 7.5% 1,511   1,748 -400 -22.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 102 0.6% 185   229 -127 -55.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 870 4.9% 899   652 218 33.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 478 2.7% 357   344 134 39.0%
Public Administration 166 0.9% 229   225 -59 -26.2%
Information Not Available 995 5.6% 994   1,008 -13 -1.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,213 15,353 17,553
Male 6,933 45.6% 7,213   9,133 -2,200 -24.1%
Female 8,238 54.2% 8,104   8,398 -160 -1.9%
Information Not Available 42 0.3% 36   22 20 90.9%
 
Ethnicity 15,213 15,353 17,553
Hispanic or Latino 631 4.1% 611   784 -153 -19.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,297 94.0% 14,443   16,416 -2,119 -12.9%
Information Not Available 285 1.9% 299   353 -68 -19.3%
 
Race 15,213 15,353 17,553
American Indian or Alaskan Native 81 0.5% 78   107 -26 -24.3%
Asian 104 0.7% 110   166 -62 -37.3%
Black or African American 7,734 50.8% 7,652   8,950 -1,216 -13.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 309 2.0% 360   11 298 2709.1%
White 5,869 38.6% 6,036   7,002 -1,133 -16.2%
Information Not Available 1,116 7.3% 1,117   1,317 -201 -15.3%
 
Years of Age 15,213 15,353 17,553
Younger than 22 271 1.4% 269   281 -10 -3.6%
22-24 550 2.8% 550   694 -144 -20.7%
25-34 3,507 17.7% 3,495   4,321 -814 -18.8%
35-44 3,657 18.4% 3,704   4,144 -487 -11.8%
45-54 3,411 17.2% 3,555   4,002 -591 -14.8%
55-59 1,747 8.8% 1,752   1,936 -189 -9.8%
60-64 1,238 6.2% 1,233   1,324 -86 -6.5%
65 and older 832 4.2% 795   851 -19 -2.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 15,213 15,353 17,553
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 156 1.0% 242   186 -30 -16.1%
Mining 220 1.4% 239   347 -127 -36.6%
Utilities 39 0.3% 34   40 -1 -2.5%
Construction 2,575 16.8% 2,734   2,966 -391 -13.2%
Manufacturing 1,239 8.1% 1,193   1,437 -198 -13.8%
Wholesale Trade 391 2.5% 421   540 -149 -27.6%
Retail Trade 1,249 8.1% 1,285   1,307 -58 -4.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 517 3.4% 521   708 -191 -27.0%
Information 182 1.2% 178   204 -22 -10.8%
Finance and Insurance 405 2.6% 390   398 7 1.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 240 1.6% 242   373 -133 -35.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 736 4.8% 586   911 -175 -19.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 75 0.5% 75   75 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,356 8.8% 1,364   1,604 -248 -15.5%
Educational Services 243 1.6% 261   314 -71 -22.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,537 10.0% 1,495   1,769 -232 -13.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 209 1.4% 215   261 -52 -19.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,293 8.4% 1,171   1,435 -142 -9.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 344 2.2% 336   415 -71 -17.1%
Public Administration 265 1.7% 259   277 -12 -4.3%
Information Not Available 1,942 12.6% 2,112   1,986 -44 -2.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 48,808 60,597 51,656
Male 27,915 57.2% 38,193   30,100 -2,185 -7.3%
Female 20,892 42.8% 22,401   21,552 -660 -3.1%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 3   4 -3 -75.0%
 
Ethnicity 48,808 60,597 51,656
Hispanic or Latino 6,743 13.8% 8,108   6,794 -51 -0.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 39,034 80.0% 48,802   41,785 -2,751 -6.6%
Information Not Available 3,031 6.2% 3,687   3,077 -46 -1.5%
 
Race 48,808 60,597 51,656
American Indian or Alaskan Native 294 0.6% 374   291 3 1.0%
Asian 1,794 3.7% 1,856   1,955 -161 -8.2%
Black or African American 5,043 10.3% 5,516   5,164 -121 -2.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 129 0.3% 161   127 2 1.6%
White 34,109 69.9% 43,845   36,681 -2,572 -7.0%
Information Not Available 7,439 15.2% 8,845   7,438 1 0.0%
 
Years of Age 48,808 60,597 51,656
Younger than 22 693 0.9% 958   812 -119 -14.7%
22-24 1,686 2.2% 2,184   2,137 -451 -21.1%
25-34 10,802 13.8% 13,596   11,548 -746 -6.5%
35-44 10,383 13.2% 12,912   10,933 -550 -5.0%
45-54 11,609 14.8% 14,323   12,460 -851 -6.8%
55-59 5,762 7.4% 6,973   6,068 -306 -5.0%
60-64 4,547 5.8% 5,418   4,547 0 0.0%
65 and older 3,326 4.2% 4,233   3,151 175 5.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 48,808 60,597 51,656
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 308 0.6% 517   331 -23 -6.9%
Mining 44 0.1% 102   50 -6 -12.0%
Utilities 124 0.3% 145   165 -41 -24.8%
Construction 6,141 12.5% 10,869   7,060 -919 -13.0%
Manufacturing 4,035 8.2% 4,496   4,625 -590 -12.8%
Wholesale Trade 2,451 5.0% 2,572   2,437 14 0.6%
Retail Trade 4,440 9.0% 5,016   4,592 -152 -3.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,378 2.8% 1,859   1,458 -80 -5.5%
Information 1,288 2.6% 1,326   1,329 -41 -3.1%
Finance and Insurance 2,200 4.5% 2,282   2,088 112 5.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 853 1.7% 1,020   950 -97 -10.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,792 9.8% 5,124   5,078 -286 -5.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 252 0.5% 301   294 -42 -14.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,396 11.0% 7,395   5,568 -172 -3.1%
Educational Services 995 2.0% 1,015   980 15 1.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,093 10.4% 5,305   5,290 -197 -3.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 744 1.5% 1,544   780 -36 -4.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,507 7.1% 4,115   3,640 -133 -3.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,673 5.4% 3,089   2,619 54 2.1%
Public Administration 765 1.6% 944   931 -166 -17.8%
Information Not Available 1,329 2.7% 1,561   1,391 -62 -4.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 27,235 29,422 32,168
Male 11,517 42.3% 12,487   13,322 -1,805 -13.5%
Female 9,906 36.4% 10,267   11,419 -1,513 -13.2%
Information Not Available 5,812 21.3% 6,668   7,427 -1,615 -21.7%
 
Ethnicity 27,235 29,422 32,168
Hispanic or Latino 1,226 4.5% 1,359   1,199 27 2.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,397 71.2% 20,598   22,771 -3,374 -14.8%
Information Not Available 6,612 24.3% 7,465   8,198 -1,586 -19.3%
 
Race 27,235 29,422 32,168
American Indian or Alaskan Native 96 0.4% 102   82 14 17.1%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 10,140 37.2% 10,443   11,694 -1,554 -13.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 53 0.2% 54   46 7 15.2%
White 9,108 33.4% 9,999   10,949 -1,841 -16.8%
Information Not Available 7,838 28.8% 8,824   9,397 -1,559 -16.6%
 
Years of Age 27,235 29,422 32,168
Younger than 22 231 0.7% 271   342 -111 -32.5%
22-24 760 2.2% 806   1,010 -250 -24.8%
25-34 5,211 15.1% 5,516   6,085 -874 -14.4%
35-44 4,737 13.7% 4,992   5,247 -510 -9.7%
45-54 4,781 13.8% 4,975   5,582 -801 -14.3%
55-59 2,563 7.4% 2,760   2,863 -300 -10.5%
60-64 1,800 5.2% 1,920   2,125 -325 -15.3%
65 and older 1,339 3.9% 1,513   1,487 -148 -10.0%
Information Not Available 5,813 16.8% 6,669   7,427 -1,614 -21.7%
 
Industry 27,235 29,422 32,168
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 31 0.1% 40   38 -7 -18.4%
Mining 11 0.0% 23   10 1 10.0%
Utilities 32 0.1% 32   31 1 3.2%
Construction 3,004 11.0% 3,319   3,050 -46 -1.5%
Manufacturing 263 1.0% 244   238 25 10.5%
Wholesale Trade 775 2.8% 834   903 -128 -14.2%
Retail Trade 859 3.2% 915   1,029 -170 -16.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 493 1.8% 553   722 -229 -31.7%
Information 378 1.4% 411   502 -124 -24.7%
Finance and Insurance 849 3.1% 877   957 -108 -11.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 641 2.4% 695   596 45 7.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,181 8.0% 2,069   2,552 -371 -14.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 79 0.3% 73   138 -59 -42.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,011 11.0% 3,219   3,684 -673 -18.3%
Educational Services 592 2.2% 579   680 -88 -12.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,117 7.8% 2,153   2,301 -184 -8.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 291 1.1% 361   328 -37 -11.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,545 5.7% 1,750   1,727 -182 -10.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 586 2.1% 617   688 -102 -14.8%
Public Administration 387 1.4% 464   514 -127 -24.7%
Information Not Available 9,110 33.4% 10,194   11,480 -2,370 -20.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 5,002 6,763 5,458
Male 2,896 57.9% 4,289   3,416 -520 -15.2%
Female 1,856 37.1% 2,188   2,042 -186 -9.1%
Information Not Available 250 5.0% 286   0 250 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 5,002 6,763 5,458
Hispanic or Latino 115 2.3% 148   95 20 21.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,778 95.5% 6,421   4,772 6 0.1%
Information Not Available 109 2.2% 194   591 -482 -81.6%
 
Race 5,002 6,763 5,458
American Indian or Alaskan Native 87 1.7% 118   58 29 50.0%
Asian 53 1.1% 68   47 6 12.8%
Black or African American 127 2.5% 142   97 30 30.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 17 0.3% 20   0 17 0.0%
White 4,633 92.6% 6,298   5,011 -378 -7.5%
Information Not Available 85 1.7% 117   245 -160 -65.3%
 
Years of Age 5,002 6,763 5,458
Younger than 22 78 0.9% 91   136 -58 -42.6%
22-24 151 1.7% 231   175 -24 -13.7%
25-34 1,011 11.1% 1,390   1,202 -191 -15.9%
35-44 1,003 11.0% 1,299   1,077 -74 -6.9%
45-54 1,140 12.5% 1,470   1,255 -115 -9.2%
55-59 708 7.8% 968   706 2 0.3%
60-64 527 5.8% 716   542 -15 -2.8%
65 and older 384 4.2% 598   365 19 5.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 5,002 6,763 5,458
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 509 9.2% 449   508 1 0.2%
Mining 1 0.0% 7   3 -2 -66.7%
Utilities 18 0.3% 19   7 11 157.1%
Construction 471 8.5% 1,221   588 -117 -19.9%
Manufacturing 457 8.3% 636   501 -44 -8.8%
Wholesale Trade 186 3.4% 249   160 26 16.3%
Retail Trade 354 6.4% 482   536 -182 -34.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 201 3.6% 262   232 -31 -13.4%
Information 50 0.9% 56   51 -1 -2.0%
Finance and Insurance 129 2.3% 116   86 43 50.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 36 0.7% 46   38 -2 -5.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 207 3.8% 210   149 58 38.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 16 0.3% 17   7 9 128.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 337 6.1% 589   349 -12 -3.4%
Educational Services 82 1.5% 91   60 22 36.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 532 9.7% 494   390 142 36.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 122 2.2% 91   104 18 17.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 401 7.3% 702   324 77 23.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 113 2.1% 125   98 15 15.3%
Public Administration 79 1.4% 115   65 14 21.5%
Information Not Available 701 12.7% 786   1,202 -501 -41.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 44,987 65,955 49,777
Male 25,858 57.5% 43,801   27,642 -1,784 -6.5%
Female 18,417 40.9% 21,219   20,766 -2,349 -11.3%
Information Not Available 712 1.6% 935   1,369 -657 -48.0%
 
Ethnicity 44,987 65,955 49,777
Hispanic or Latino 2,019 4.5% 5,134   2,153 -134 -6.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 36,048 80.1% 51,774   38,556 -2,508 -6.5%
Information Not Available 6,920 15.4% 9,047   9,068 -2,148 -23.7%
 
Race 44,987 65,955 49,777
American Indian or Alaskan Native 450 1.0% 769   412 38 9.2%
Asian 441 1.0% 511   518 -77 -14.9%
Black or African American 8,163 18.1% 8,767   9,853 -1,690 -17.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 40 0.1% 62   45 -5 -11.1%
White 26,384 58.6% 41,600   27,690 -1,306 -4.7%
Information Not Available 9,509 21.1% 14,246   11,259 -1,750 -15.5%
 
Years of Age 44,987 65,955 49,777
Younger than 22 843 1.2% 1,610   992 -149 -15.0%
22-24 2,019 3.0% 3,091   2,392 -373 -15.6%
25-34 9,999 14.8% 14,660   12,139 -2,140 -17.6%
35-44 10,124 14.9% 14,638   10,904 -780 -7.2%
45-54 11,007 16.3% 15,720   11,988 -981 -8.2%
55-59 5,394 8.0% 8,001   5,848 -454 -7.8%
60-64 3,647 5.4% 5,319   3,681 -34 -0.9%
65 and older 1,952 2.9% 2,910   1,831 121 6.6%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 6   2 0 0.0%
 
Industry 44,987 65,955 49,777
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 503 1.1% 938   487 16 3.3%
Mining 141 0.3% 487   77 64 83.1%
Utilities 103 0.2% 126   83 20 24.1%
Construction 5,984 13.2% 15,516   5,544 440 7.9%
Manufacturing 6,749 14.8% 8,396   8,678 -1,929 -22.2%
Wholesale Trade 3,574 7.9% 2,492   2,569 1,005 39.1%
Retail Trade 3,001 6.6% 3,965   3,157 -156 -4.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,100 2.4% 1,930   1,483 -383 -25.8%
Information 953 2.1% 986   841 112 13.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,177 2.6% 1,170   1,324 -147 -11.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 735 1.6% 941   691 44 6.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,059 6.7% 3,291   3,489 -430 -12.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,388 3.1% 1,475   2,440 -1,052 -43.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,666 10.3% 8,446   5,592 -926 -16.6%
Educational Services 528 1.2% 602   644 -116 -18.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,739 8.2% 4,010   4,094 -355 -8.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 616 1.4% 1,519   659 -43 -6.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,344 5.2% 3,194   2,561 -217 -8.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,199 2.6% 1,632   1,370 -171 -12.5%
Public Administration 514 1.1% 813   611 -97 -15.9%
Information Not Available 2,914 6.4% 4,026   3,383 -469 -13.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 31,610 50,770 32,004
Male 20,852 66.0% 39,141   20,186 666 3.3%
Female 10,754 34.0% 11,623   11,814 -1,060 -9.0%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 6   4 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 31,610 50,770 32,004
Hispanic or Latino 1,327 4.2% 2,336   1,291 36 2.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,959 85.3% 43,420   27,291 -332 -1.2%
Information Not Available 3,324 10.5% 5,014   3,422 -98 -2.9%
 
Race 31,610 50,770 32,004
American Indian or Alaskan Native 483 1.5% 625   457 26 5.7%
Asian 689 2.2% 829   795 -106 -13.3%
Black or African American 2,644 8.4% 2,824   2,863 -219 -7.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 66 0.2% 103   64 2 3.1%
White 24,672 78.1% 42,054   24,878 -206 -0.8%
Information Not Available 3,056 9.7% 4,335   2,947 109 3.7%
 
Years of Age 31,610 50,770 32,004
Younger than 22 352 0.7% 821   357 -5 -1.4%
22-24 1,105 2.1% 2,323   1,170 -65 -5.6%
25-34 7,001 13.2% 12,044   7,117 -116 -1.6%
35-44 7,094 13.3% 11,449   7,060 34 0.5%
45-54 6,924 13.0% 10,657   7,411 -487 -6.6%
55-59 4,179 7.9% 6,228   4,250 -71 -1.7%
60-64 3,126 5.9% 4,592   2,983 143 4.8%
65 and older 1,826 3.4% 2,651   1,648 178 10.8%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 5   8 -5 -62.5%
 
Industry 31,610 50,770 32,004
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 495 1.5% 925   472 23 4.9%
Mining 97 0.3% 412   117 -20 -17.1%
Utilities 108 0.3% 131   117 -9 -7.7%
Construction 8,239 25.7% 20,084   6,572 1,667 25.4%
Manufacturing 3,439 10.7% 4,963   3,743 -304 -8.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,376 4.3% 1,708   1,534 -158 -10.3%
Retail Trade 1,992 6.2% 2,521   2,352 -360 -15.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,083 3.4% 1,474   1,158 -75 -6.5%
Information 573 1.8% 598   634 -61 -9.6%
Finance and Insurance 962 3.0% 944   980 -18 -1.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 495 1.5% 527   440 55 12.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,050 6.4% 2,366   2,359 -309 -13.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 559 1.7% 693   609 -50 -8.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,639 8.2% 4,657   2,841 -202 -7.1%
Educational Services 648 2.0% 727   702 -54 -7.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,255 7.0% 2,351   2,492 -237 -9.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 387 1.2% 659   465 -78 -16.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,677 5.2% 1,749   1,717 -40 -2.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,074 3.3% 1,226   1,047 27 2.6%
Public Administration 433 1.3% 726   500 -67 -13.4%
Information Not Available 1,029 3.2% 1,329   1,153 -124 -10.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,570 21,828 23,441
Male 12,887 54.7% 12,125   12,529 358 2.9%
Female 10,650 45.2% 9,685   10,876 -226 -2.1%
Information Not Available 33 0.1% 18   36 -3 -8.3%
 
Ethnicity 23,570 21,828 23,441
Hispanic or Latino 983 4.2% 926   960 23 2.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,478 74.2% 16,995   18,388 -910 -4.9%
Information Not Available 5,109 21.7% 3,907   4,093 1,016 24.8%
 
Race 23,570 21,828 23,441
American Indian or Alaskan Native 157 0.7% 148   143 14 9.8%
Asian 159 0.7% 133   209 -50 -23.9%
Black or African American 5,153 21.9% 4,636   5,262 -109 -2.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 169 0.7% 126   265 -96 -36.2%
White 14,110 59.9% 14,149   14,930 -820 -5.5%
Information Not Available 3,822 16.2% 2,636   2,632 1,190 45.2%
 
Years of Age 23,570 21,828 23,441
Younger than 22 234 0.7% 225   257 -23 -8.9%
22-24 827 2.3% 685   929 -102 -11.0%
25-34 5,315 14.9% 4,642   5,201 114 2.2%
35-44 5,519 15.4% 5,094   5,342 177 3.3%
45-54 5,706 15.9% 5,256   5,746 -40 -0.7%
55-59 2,867 8.0% 2,845   2,872 -5 -0.2%
60-64 1,898 5.3% 1,886   1,942 -44 -2.3%
65 and older 1,204 3.4% 1,195   1,152 52 4.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 23,570 21,828 23,441
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 92 0.4% 128   109 -17 -15.6%
Mining 33 0.1% 52   48 -15 -31.3%
Utilities 22 0.1% 23   34 -12 -35.3%
Construction 2,597 11.0% 3,597   3,175 -578 -18.2%
Manufacturing 5,432 23.0% 2,269   2,753 2,679 97.3%
Wholesale Trade 913 3.9% 950   936 -23 -2.5%
Retail Trade 2,075 8.8% 2,127   2,402 -327 -13.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 690 2.9% 681   813 -123 -15.1%
Information 556 2.3% 564   475 81 17.1%
Finance and Insurance 941 4.0% 885   803 138 17.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 352 1.5% 400   370 -18 -4.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,220 5.2% 1,130   1,484 -264 -17.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 135 0.6% 140   147 -12 -8.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,442 10.3% 2,646   2,922 -480 -16.4%
Educational Services 372 1.6% 386   418 -46 -11.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,455 10.4% 2,443   2,680 -225 -8.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 206 0.9% 306   236 -30 -12.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,478 6.2% 1,409   1,784 -306 -17.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 468 2.0% 501   584 -116 -19.9%
Public Administration 181 0.8% 235   239 -58 -24.3%
Information Not Available 910 3.8% 956   1,029 -119 -11.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
May 2018 Percent Apr 2018     May 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,805 7,835 9,989
Male 3,486 44.7% 3,816   4,829 -1,343 -27.8%
Female 4,311 55.2% 4,011   5,149 -838 -16.3%
Information Not Available