Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

November 2018

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
November 2018
Nov 2018 Oct 2018 Monthly Change Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 1,445,643 1,373,809 71,834 1,615,498 -169,855 -10.5
Alaska 6,925 4,909 2,016 8,542 -1,617 -18.9
Alabama 14,633 15,068 -435 15,944 -1,311 -8.2
Arkansas 10,157 9,073 1,084 12,255 -2,098 -17.1
Arizona 19,652 23,787 -4,135 22,185 -2,533 -11.4
California 258,245 269,451 -11,206 253,566 4,679 1.8
Colorado 17,742 17,149 593 19,760 -2,018 -10.2
Connecticut 26,826 25,868 958 29,910 -3,084 -10.3
District of Columbia 7,326 7,288 38 8,423 -1,097 -13.0
Delaware 4,108 3,671 437 4,682 -574 -12.3
Florida 34,282 37,369 -3,087 37,980 -3,698 -9.7
Georgia 21,990 25,459 -3,469 23,481 -1,491 -6.3
Hawaii 6,715 6,643 72 7,162 -447 -6.2
Iowa 13,068 11,568 1,500 14,144 -1,076 -7.6
Idaho 4,738 3,720 1,018 5,845 -1,107 -18.9
Illinois 88,679 75,487 13,192 89,182 -503 -0.6
Indiana 12,820 12,375 445 13,325 -505 -3.8
Kansas 7,704 7,935 -231 9,558 -1,854 -19.4
Kentucky 13,890 14,322 -432 15,373 -1,483 -9.6
Louisiana 14,416 14,575 -159 18,547 -4,131 -22.3
Massachusetts 44,415 42,096 2,319 48,313 -3,898 -8.1
Maryland 24,349 23,865 484 31,373 -7,024 -22.4
Maine 4,019 3,129 890 4,528 -509 -11.2
Michigan 41,515 39,910 1,605 46,573 -5,058 -10.9
Minnesota 33,609 23,811 9,798 36,246 -2,637 -7.3
Missouri 18,965 18,229 736 24,858 -5,893 -23.7
Mississippi 6,729 6,669 60 9,089 -2,360 -26.0
Montana 6,557 3,999 2,558 7,308 -751 -10.3
North Carolina 17,184 17,084 100 19,203 -2,019 -10.5
North Dakota 2,116 1,310 806 3,134 -1,018 -32.5
Nebraska 3,122 3,207 -85 3,866 -744 -19.2
New Hampshire 2,826 2,676 150 3,293 -467 -14.2
New Jersey 80,412 73,634 6,778 82,561 -2,149 -2.6
New Mexico 7,977 7,340 637 9,699 -1,722 -17.8
Nevada 17,656 16,596 1,060 20,338 -2,682 -13.2
New York 115,363 105,373 9,990 132,207 -16,844 -12.7
Ohio 41,260 35,867 5,393 46,220 -4,960 -10.7
Oklahoma 11,831 11,675 156 13,856 -2,025 -14.6
Oregon 23,774 21,421 2,353 26,316 -2,542 -9.7
Pennsylvania 84,800 80,415 4,385 101,816 -17,016 -16.7
Puerto Rico 12,022 12,272 -250 20,391 -8,369 -41.0
Rhode Island 6,315 5,793 522 6,412 -97 -1.5
South Carolina 15,388 15,384 4 18,129 -2,741 -15.1
South Dakota 1,144 911 233 1,429 -285 -19.9
Tennessee 14,964 15,984 -1,020 17,601 -2,637 -15.0
Texas 103,714 100,291 3,423 134,057 -30,343 -22.6
Utah 8,416 7,227 1,189 9,346 -930 -10.0
Virginia 21,437 20,839 598 26,771 -5,334 -19.9
Virgin Islands 228 280 -52 2,928 -2,700 -92.2
Vermont 2,846 2,071 775 3,072 -226 -7.4
Washington 53,167 41,635 11,532 56,818 -3,651 -6.4
Wisconsin 23,967 19,076 4,891 26,058 -2,091 -8.0
West Virginia 7,768 6,617 1,151 9,282 -1,514 -16.3
Wyoming 1,872 1,406 466 2,543 -671 -26.4
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 1,445,643   1,373,809   1,615,498 -169,855 -10.5
Male 782,526 54.1% 703,046   877,739 -95,213 -10.8%
Female 655,467 45.3% 661,153   726,574 -71,107 -9.8%
Information Not Available 7,650 0.5% 9,610   11,185 -3,535 -31.6%
 
Ethnicity 1,445,643   1,373,809   1,615,498    
Hispanic or Latino 278,746 19.3% 263,998   302,323 -23,577 -7.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,016,179 70.3% 962,045   1,135,556 -119,377 -10.5%
Information Not Available 150,719 10.4% 147,766   177,619 -26,900 -15.1%
 
Race 1,445,643   1,373,809   1,615,498
American Indian or Alaskan Native 20,228 1.4% 17,813   23,848 -3,620 -15.2%
Asian 48,619 3.4% 54,064   56,332 -7,713 -13.7%
Black or African American 270,490 18.7% 278,261   308,737 -38,247 -12.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 10,040 0.7% 9,100   12,051 -2,011 -16.7%
White 762,180 52.6% 692,739   853,628 -91,448 -10.7%
Information Not Available 336,668 23.2% 324,367   365,368 -28,700 -7.9%
 
Years of Age 1,445,643   1,373,809   1,615,498
Younger than 22 28,515 2.0% 24,410   30,687 -2,172 -7.1%
22-24 60,718 4.2% 52,678   70,608 -9,890 -14.0%
25-34 337,484 23.3% 317,267   382,691 -45,207 -11.8%
35-44 319,605 22.1% 308,253   361,601 -41,996 -11.6%
45-54 321,570 22.2% 312,636   365,273 -43,703 -12.0%
55-59 165,368 11.4% 151,956   180,119 -14,751 -8.2%
60-64 120,299 8.3% 115,439   126,663 -6,364 -5.0%
65 and older 84,355 5.8% 81,665   86,993 -2,638 -3.0%
Information Not Available 7,729 0.5% 9,505   10,863 -3,134 -28.9%
 
Industry 1,445,643   1,373,809   1,615,498
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 58,056 4.0% 43,457   61,675 -3,619 -5.9%
Mining 7,701 0.5% 6,330   8,307 -606 -7.3%
Utilities 4,226 0.3% 3,955   3,360 866 25.8%
Construction 172,209 11.9% 129,012   186,009 -13,800 -7.4%
Manufacturing 139,866 9.7% 133,800   146,907 -7,041 -4.8%
Wholesale Trade 50,909 3.5% 54,946   57,454 -6,545 -11.4%
Retail Trade 116,258 8.0% 118,887   126,807 -10,549 -8.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 46,094 3.2% 44,431   52,508 -6,414 -12.2%
Information 43,732 3.0% 46,668   49,041 -5,309 -10.8%
Finance and Insurance 50,744 3.5% 51,538   49,899 845 1.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 23,594 1.6% 22,115   24,666 -1,072 -4.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 84,983 5.9% 88,554   97,340 -12,357 -12.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10,674 0.7% 11,124   11,103 -429 -3.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 170,156 11.8% 166,121   217,697 -47,541 -21.8%
Educational Services 37,764 2.6% 42,921   46,648 -8,884 -19.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 128,279 8.9% 135,542   144,076 -15,797 -11.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 29,498 2.0% 20,580   33,975 -4,477 -13.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 88,331 6.1% 76,129   104,015 -15,684 -15.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 39,796 2.8% 37,569   42,891 -3,095 -7.2%
Public Administration 28,626 2.0% 25,749   34,134 -5,508 -16.1%
Information Not Available 114,147 7.9% 114,381   116,986 -2,839 -2.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,925 4,909 8,542 -1,617 -18.9
Male 4,028 58.2% 2,618   5,076 -1,048 -20.6%
Female 2,893 41.8% 2,275   3,444 -551 -16.0%
Information Not Available 4 0.1% 16   22 -18 -81.8%
 
Ethnicity 6,925   4,909   8,542    
Hispanic or Latino 10 0.1% 2   6 4 66.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,589 95.1% 4,704   8,188 -1,599 -19.5%
Information Not Available 326 4.7% 203   348 -22 -6.3%
 
Race 6,925 4,909 8,542
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,150 31.0% 1,620   2,621 -471 -18.0%
Asian 488 7.0% 322   475 13 2.7%
Black or African American 333 4.8% 282   402 -69 -17.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 161 2.3% 111   215 -54 -25.1%
White 3,457 49.9% 2,369   4,475 -1,018 -22.7%
Information Not Available 336 4.9% 205   354 -18 -5.1%
 
Years of Age 6,925 4,909 8,542
Younger than 22 121 1.2% 61   149 -28 -18.8%
22-24 273 2.8% 217   371 -98 -26.4%
25-34 1,948 19.7% 1,302   2,492 -544 -21.8%
35-44 1,694 17.1% 1,220   2,015 -321 -15.9%
45-54 1,391 14.1% 957   1,712 -321 -18.8%
55-59 691 7.0% 538   857 -166 -19.4%
60-64 504 5.1% 431   607 -103 -17.0%
65 and older 303 3.1% 183   339 -36 -10.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,925 4,909 8,542
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 35 0.5% 27   29 6 20.7%
Mining 160 2.3% 93   295 -135 -45.8%
Utilities 54 0.8% 19   38 16 42.1%
Construction 1,316 18.9% 537   1,602 -286 -17.9%
Manufacturing 756 10.9% 436   758 -2 -0.3%
Wholesale Trade 83 1.2% 80   111 -28 -25.2%
Retail Trade 616 8.9% 526   769 -153 -19.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 389 5.6% 268   468 -79 -16.9%
Information 68 1.0% 58   88 -20 -22.7%
Finance and Insurance 85 1.2% 133   141 -56 -39.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 127 1.8% 77   162 -35 -21.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 176 2.5% 166   284 -108 -38.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 22 0.3% 14   17 5 29.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 356 5.1% 276   485 -129 -26.6%
Educational Services 165 2.4% 186   232 -67 -28.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 550 7.9% 527   678 -128 -18.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 141 2.0% 78   182 -41 -22.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 696 10.0% 466   746 -50 -6.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 195 2.8% 160   312 -117 -37.5%
Public Administration 717 10.3% 593   889 -172 -19.3%
Information Not Available 218 3.1% 189   256 -38 -14.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,633 15,068 15,944
Male 7,246 49.5% 6,900   7,887 -641 -8.1%
Female 7,338 50.1% 8,156   8,002 -664 -8.3%
Information Not Available 49 0.3% 12   55 -6 -10.9%
 
Ethnicity 14,633 15,068 15,944
Hispanic or Latino 223 1.5% 191   236 -13 -5.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,987 75.1% 11,508   11,794 -807 -6.8%
Information Not Available 3,423 23.4% 3,369   3,914 -491 -12.5%
 
Race 14,633 15,068 15,944
American Indian or Alaskan Native 650 4.4% 543   848 -198 -23.3%
Asian 364 2.5% 347   437 -73 -16.7%
Black or African American 6,326 43.2% 6,845   6,783 -457 -6.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1% 18   12 3 25.0%
White 6,409 43.8% 6,514   6,994 -585 -8.4%
Information Not Available 869 5.9% 801   870 -1 -0.1%
 
Years of Age 14,633 15,068 15,944
Younger than 22 351 1.8% 299   355 -4 -1.1%
22-24 664 3.3% 695   784 -120 -15.3%
25-34 3,546 17.7% 3,711   3,974 -428 -10.8%
35-44 3,555 17.8% 3,624   3,896 -341 -8.8%
45-54 3,212 16.0% 3,305   3,398 -186 -5.5%
55-59 1,468 7.3% 1,542   1,613 -145 -9.0%
60-64 1,022 5.1% 1,108   1,114 -92 -8.3%
65 and older 769 3.8% 776   799 -30 -3.8%
Information Not Available 46 0.2% 8   11 35 318.2%
 
Industry 14,633 15,068 15,944
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 167 1.1% 119   148 19 12.8%
Mining 59 0.4% 54   55 4 7.3%
Utilities 24 0.2% 20   52 -28 -53.8%
Construction 1,448 9.8% 988   1,309 139 10.6%
Manufacturing 2,356 15.9% 3,118   2,582 -226 -8.8%
Wholesale Trade 569 3.8% 539   603 -34 -5.6%
Retail Trade 1,633 11.0% 1,846   1,829 -196 -10.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 378 2.6% 456   403 -25 -6.2%
Information 219 1.5% 220   242 -23 -9.5%
Finance and Insurance 559 3.8% 560   502 57 11.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 197 1.3% 204   209 -12 -5.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 753 5.1% 789   819 -66 -8.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 45 0.3% 35   53 -8 -15.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,889 12.8% 1,869   2,274 -385 -16.9%
Educational Services 396 2.7% 409   448 -52 -11.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,334 9.0% 1,439   1,497 -163 -10.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 93 0.6% 89   114 -21 -18.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 981 6.6% 988   1,087 -106 -9.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 364 2.5% 326   404 -40 -9.9%
Public Administration 257 1.7% 218   207 50 24.2%
Information Not Available 912 6.2% 782   1,107 -195 -17.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 10,157 9,073 12,255
Male 5,370 52.9% 4,138   6,315 -945 -15.0%
Female 4,466 44.0% 4,071   4,913 -447 -9.1%
Information Not Available 321 3.2% 864   1,027 -706 -68.7%
 
Ethnicity 10,157 9,073 12,255
Hispanic or Latino 69 0.7% 68   97 -28 -28.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,767 96.2% 8,141   11,131 -1,364 -12.3%
Information Not Available 321 3.2% 864   1,027 -706 -68.7%
 
Race 10,157 9,073 12,255
American Indian or Alaskan Native 108 1.1% 95   160 -52 -32.5%
Asian 24 0.2% 17   17 7 41.2%
Black or African American 2,952 29.3% 2,603   3,107 -155 -5.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 543 5.4% 467   593 -50 -8.4%
White 6,140 60.9% 4,959   7,254 -1,114 -15.4%
Information Not Available 321 3.2% 864   1,124 -803 -71.4%
 
Years of Age 10,157 9,073 12,255
Younger than 22 270 1.7% 212   254 16 6.3%
22-24 430 2.8% 355   547 -117 -21.4%
25-34 2,187 14.1% 1,737   2,486 -299 -12.0%
35-44 2,354 15.1% 2,064   2,676 -322 -12.0%
45-54 2,214 14.2% 1,857   2,556 -342 -13.4%
55-59 1,102 7.1% 943   1,227 -125 -10.2%
60-64 751 4.8% 619   843 -92 -10.9%
65 and older 528 3.4% 422   639 -111 -17.4%
Information Not Available 321 2.1% 864   1,027 -706 -68.7%
 
Industry 10,157 9,073 12,255
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 261 2.5% 92   280 -19 -6.8%
Mining 79 0.8% 54   73 6 8.2%
Utilities 13 0.1% 15   35 -22 -62.9%
Construction 1,037 10.0% 604   1,108 -71 -6.4%
Manufacturing 1,484 14.2% 1,302   1,631 -147 -9.0%
Wholesale Trade 464 4.5% 445   624 -160 -25.6%
Retail Trade 950 9.1% 918   1,202 -252 -21.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 367 3.5% 244   388 -21 -5.4%
Information 142 1.4% 119   157 -15 -9.6%
Finance and Insurance 189 1.8% 203   193 -4 -2.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 161 1.5% 128   161 0 0.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 383 3.7% 375   450 -67 -14.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 62 0.6% 67   90 -28 -31.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,098 10.5% 942   1,318 -220 -16.7%
Educational Services 180 1.7% 199   222 -42 -18.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,297 12.4% 1,117   1,188 109 9.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 117 1.1% 77   136 -19 -14.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 556 5.3% 466   607 -51 -8.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 213 2.0% 182   320 -107 -33.4%
Public Administration 198 1.9% 186   212 -14 -6.6%
Information Not Available 906 8.7% 1,338   1,860 -954 -51.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 19,652 23,787 22,185
Male 9,820 50.0% 11,831   11,160 -1,340 -12.0%
Female 9,821 50.0% 11,941   11,015 -1,194 -10.8%
Information Not Available 11 0.1% 15   10 1 10.0%
 
Ethnicity 19,652 23,787 22,185
Hispanic or Latino 6,222 31.7% 8,981   7,001 -779 -11.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,425 48.0% 9,756   10,916 -1,491 -13.7%
Information Not Available 4,005 20.4% 5,050   4,268 -263 -6.2%
 
Race 19,652 23,787 22,185
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,383 7.0% 1,290   1,484 -101 -6.8%
Asian 1,136 5.8% 1,787   1,090 46 4.2%
Black or African American 1,805 9.2% 2,018   1,981 -176 -8.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 173 0.9% 215   234 -61 -26.1%
White 10,197 51.9% 10,879   11,983 -1,786 -14.9%
Information Not Available 4,958 25.2% 7,598   5,413 -455 -8.4%
 
Years of Age 19,652 23,787 22,185
Younger than 22 306 1.1% 419   390 -84 -21.5%
22-24 808 2.9% 985   972 -164 -16.9%
25-34 4,542 16.1% 5,538   5,167 -625 -12.1%
35-44 4,371 15.5% 5,106   4,951 -580 -11.7%
45-54 4,433 15.7% 5,464   5,077 -644 -12.7%
55-59 2,297 8.2% 2,806   2,553 -256 -10.0%
60-64 1,673 5.9% 2,102   1,887 -214 -11.3%
65 and older 1,222 4.3% 1,367   1,188 34 2.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 19,652 23,787 22,185
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,219 5.8% 3,082   1,093 126 11.5%
Mining 57 0.3% 45   57 0 0.0%
Utilities 29 0.1% 34   40 -11 -27.5%
Construction 1,242 6.0% 1,243   1,423 -181 -12.7%
Manufacturing 985 4.7% 1,195   1,247 -262 -21.0%
Wholesale Trade 699 3.3% 854   750 -51 -6.8%
Retail Trade 1,574 7.5% 1,670   1,779 -205 -11.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 553 2.6% 735   525 28 5.3%
Information 337 1.6% 402   387 -50 -12.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,005 4.8% 1,037   1,093 -88 -8.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 352 1.7% 351   402 -50 -12.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,074 5.1% 1,191   1,201 -127 -10.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 110 0.5% 122   77 33 42.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,562 12.3% 2,795   3,099 -537 -17.3%
Educational Services 496 2.4% 574   629 -133 -21.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,878 9.0% 2,079   2,228 -350 -15.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 254 1.2% 230   304 -50 -16.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,062 5.1% 1,127   1,205 -143 -11.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 411 2.0% 463   499 -88 -17.6%
Public Administration 486 2.3% 480   556 -70 -12.6%
Information Not Available 3,267 15.7% 4,078   3,591 -324 -9.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 258,245 269,451 253,566
Male 131,430 50.9% 138,581   132,357 -927 -0.7%
Female 126,815 49.1% 130,774   121,115 5,700 4.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 96   94 -94 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 258,245 269,451 253,566
Hispanic or Latino 107,586 41.7% 108,898   102,692 4,894 4.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 125,084 48.4% 132,606   128,578 -3,494 -2.7%
Information Not Available 25,575 9.9% 27,947   22,296 3,279 14.7%
 
Race 258,245 269,451 253,566
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,115 0.8% 2,024   2,834 -719 -25.4%
Asian 21,633 8.4% 26,502   25,508 -3,875 -15.2%
Black or African American 22,882 8.9% 23,900   24,563 -1,681 -6.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 78,454 30.4% 80,180   75,673 2,781 3.7%
Information Not Available 133,161 51.6% 136,845   124,988 8,173 6.5%
 
Years of Age 258,245 269,451 253,566
Younger than 22 5,096 1.6% 4,915   5,007 89 1.8%
22-24 12,787 4.0% 10,793   12,848 -61 -0.5%
25-34 66,146 20.9% 67,460   63,109 3,037 4.8%
35-44 54,130 17.1% 59,364   57,534 -3,404 -5.9%
45-54 54,803 17.3% 61,002   55,928 -1,125 -2.0%
55-59 29,901 9.5% 25,345   27,964 1,937 6.9%
60-64 20,383 6.4% 21,780   17,666 2,717 15.4%
65 and older 14,999 4.7% 18,792   13,510 1,489 11.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 258,245 269,451 253,566
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 42,112 14.0% 31,609   45,253 -3,141 -6.9%
Mining 769 0.3% 964   283 486 171.7%
Utilities 865 0.3% 675   567 298 52.6%
Construction 20,190 6.7% 22,262   18,139 2,051 11.3%
Manufacturing 23,459 7.8% 25,634   20,217 3,242 16.0%
Wholesale Trade 2,980 1.0% 2,987   850 2,130 250.6%
Retail Trade 19,710 6.6% 19,563   14,171 5,539 39.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 5,576 1.9% 5,975   6,613 -1,037 -15.7%
Information 18,844 6.3% 20,912   19,745 -901 -4.6%
Finance and Insurance 7,211 2.4% 6,650   4,629 2,582 55.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3,461 1.2% 2,987   2,173 1,288 59.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 6,826 2.3% 5,975   5,290 1,536 29.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 31,632 10.5% 39,320   56,496 -24,864 -44.0%
Educational Services 7,692 2.6% 9,444   10,203 -2,511 -24.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 18,941 6.3% 21,780   16,533 2,408 14.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 3,654 1.2% 4,722   4,346 -692 -15.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 10,576 3.5% 11,468   11,809 -1,233 -10.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 7,403 2.5% 7,613   5,668 1,735 30.6%
Public Administration 3,173 1.1% 3,277   2,551 622 24.4%
Information Not Available 23,171 7.7% 25,634   8,030 15,141 188.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,742 17,149 19,760
Male 9,521 53.7% 8,744   10,401 -880 -8.5%
Female 8,220 46.3% 8,405   9,358 -1,138 -12.2%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,742 17,149 19,760
Hispanic or Latino 3,578 20.2% 3,298   3,890 -312 -8.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,404 69.9% 12,151   13,866 -1,462 -10.5%
Information Not Available 1,760 9.9% 1,700   2,004 -244 -12.2%
 
Race 17,742 17,149 19,760
American Indian or Alaskan Native 356 2.0% 324   349 7 2.0%
Asian 299 1.7% 313   432 -133 -30.8%
Black or African American 1,245 7.0% 1,223   1,307 -62 -4.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 70 0.4% 69   60 10 16.7%
White 12,460 70.2% 11,968   13,764 -1,304 -9.5%
Information Not Available 3,312 18.7% 3,252   3,848 -536 -13.9%
 
Years of Age 17,742 17,149 19,760
Younger than 22 191 0.7% 138   212 -21 -9.9%
22-24 456 1.6% 411   496 -40 -8.1%
25-34 3,765 13.2% 3,555   4,254 -489 -11.5%
35-44 4,251 15.0% 4,152   4,472 -221 -4.9%
45-54 4,063 14.3% 4,053   4,732 -669 -14.1%
55-59 2,131 7.5% 2,108   2,490 -359 -14.4%
60-64 1,778 6.3% 1,676   1,943 -165 -8.5%
65 and older 1,097 3.9% 1,049   1,155 -58 -5.0%
Information Not Available 10 0.0% 7   6 4 66.7%
 
Industry 17,742 17,149 19,760
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 211 1.2% 133   218 -7 -3.2%
Mining 160 0.9% 169   157 3 1.9%
Utilities 41 0.2% 45   38 3 7.9%
Construction 2,138 11.9% 1,668   1,995 143 7.2%
Manufacturing 1,068 5.9% 1,150   1,343 -275 -20.5%
Wholesale Trade 852 4.7% 900   994 -142 -14.3%
Retail Trade 1,325 7.4% 1,397   1,512 -187 -12.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 460 2.6% 431   517 -57 -11.0%
Information 736 4.1% 762   825 -89 -10.8%
Finance and Insurance 870 4.8% 857   903 -33 -3.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 490 2.7% 469   484 6 1.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,643 9.2% 1,744   2,024 -381 -18.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 214 1.2% 245   232 -18 -7.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,930 10.8% 1,811   2,303 -373 -16.2%
Educational Services 540 3.0% 600   645 -105 -16.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,652 9.2% 1,796   1,873 -221 -11.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 510 2.8% 446   577 -67 -11.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,429 8.0% 1,185   1,510 -81 -5.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 491 2.7% 482   528 -37 -7.0%
Public Administration 515 2.9% 407   602 -87 -14.5%
Information Not Available 467 2.6% 452   480 -13 -2.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,826 25,868 29,910
Male 14,398 53.7% 13,041   16,393 -1,995 -12.2%
Female 12,428 46.3% 12,827   13,517 -1,089 -8.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 26,826 25,868 29,910
Hispanic or Latino 4,516 16.8% 4,321   4,993 -477 -9.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,310 83.2% 21,547   24,917 -2,607 -10.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 26,826 25,868 29,910
American Indian or Alaskan Native 93 0.3% 90   121 -28 -23.1%
Asian 487 1.8% 538   561 -74 -13.2%
Black or African American 4,651 17.3% 4,742   5,055 -404 -8.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 15,123 56.4% 14,358   16,952 -1,829 -10.8%
Information Not Available 6,472 24.1% 6,140   7,221 -749 -10.4%
 
Years of Age 26,826 25,868 29,910
Younger than 22 471 1.2% 453   590 -119 -20.2%
22-24 1,038 2.6% 1,009   1,295 -257 -19.8%
25-34 5,971 15.2% 5,751   6,697 -726 -10.8%
35-44 5,369 13.7% 5,173   5,895 -526 -8.9%
45-54 5,943 15.1% 5,685   6,782 -839 -12.4%
55-59 3,258 8.3% 3,189   3,587 -329 -9.2%
60-64 2,642 6.7% 2,565   2,849 -207 -7.3%
65 and older 2,134 5.4% 2,043   2,215 -81 -3.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 26,826 25,868 29,910
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 149 0.6% 98   193 -44 -22.8%
Mining 12 0.0% 7   12 0 0.0%
Utilities 41 0.2% 36   38 3 7.9%
Construction 2,672 9.9% 1,976   3,406 -734 -21.6%
Manufacturing 2,725 10.1% 2,856   3,023 -298 -9.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,164 4.3% 1,251   1,289 -125 -9.7%
Retail Trade 3,016 11.2% 3,187   3,457 -441 -12.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,065 3.9% 1,094   1,144 -79 -6.9%
Information 584 2.2% 488   536 48 9.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,098 4.1% 1,157   1,215 -117 -9.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 440 1.6% 419   451 -11 -2.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,645 6.1% 1,775   1,742 -97 -5.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 312 1.2% 317   296 16 5.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,158 11.7% 2,837   3,602 -444 -12.3%
Educational Services 992 3.7% 1,063   1,124 -132 -11.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,453 12.8% 3,565   3,828 -375 -9.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 635 2.4% 333   772 -137 -17.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,037 7.6% 1,828   1,887 150 7.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 914 3.4% 915   1,012 -98 -9.7%
Public Administration 359 1.3% 310   396 -37 -9.3%
Information Not Available 355 1.3% 356   487 -132 -27.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,326 7,288 8,423
Male 3,308 45.2% 3,214   3,843 -535 -13.9%
Female 4,016 54.8% 4,071   4,580 -564 -12.3%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 3   0 2 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,326 7,288 8,423
Hispanic or Latino 492 6.7% 539   615 -123 -20.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,814 93.0% 6,717   7,792 -978 -12.6%
Information Not Available 20 0.3% 32   16 4 25.0%
 
Race 7,326 7,288 8,423
American Indian or Alaskan Native 37 0.5% 38   38 -1 -2.6%
Asian 160 2.2% 147   203 -43 -21.2%
Black or African American 5,263 71.8% 5,173   5,787 -524 -9.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 26 0.4% 29   19 7 36.8%
White 1,208 16.5% 1,238   1,528 -320 -20.9%
Information Not Available 632 8.6% 663   848 -216 -25.5%
 
Years of Age 7,326 7,288 8,423
Younger than 22 111 1.4% 115   151 -40 -26.5%
22-24 346 4.3% 327   435 -89 -20.5%
25-34 2,056 25.7% 2,068   2,354 -298 -12.7%
35-44 1,659 20.7% 1,623   1,987 -328 -16.5%
45-54 1,539 19.2% 1,550   1,747 -208 -11.9%
55-59 728 9.1% 736   832 -104 -12.5%
60-64 534 6.7% 532   557 -23 -4.1%
65 and older 353 4.4% 337   360 -7 -1.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,326 7,288 8,423
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Construction 13 0.2% 10   17 -4 -23.5%
Manufacturing 3 0.0% 2   1 2 200.0%
Wholesale Trade 0 0.0% 2   1 -1 -100.0%
Retail Trade 7 0.1% 11   19 -12 -63.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 8 0.1% 4   13 -5 -38.5%
Information 1 0.0% 4   10 -9 -90.0%
Finance and Insurance 3 0.0% 2   11 -8 -72.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3 0.0% 3   7 -4 -57.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 11 0.2% 10   56 -45 -80.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 2   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 20 0.3% 23   45 -25 -55.6%
Educational Services 7 0.1% 6   9 -2 -22.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5 0.1% 14   16 -11 -68.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 7 0.1% 4   1 6 600.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 10 0.1% 11   17 -7 -41.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 10 0.1% 6   10 0 0.0%
Public Administration 3 0.0% 6   2 1 50.0%
Information Not Available 7,215 98.5% 7,168   8,188 -973 -11.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,108 3,671 4,682
Male 1,684 41.0% 1,521   1,981 -297 -15.0%
Female 2,115 51.5% 1,836   2,406 -291 -12.1%
Information Not Available 309 7.5% 314   295 14 4.7%
 
Ethnicity 4,108 3,671 4,682
Hispanic or Latino 261 6.4% 234   326 -65 -19.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,539 86.1% 3,123   4,061 -522 -12.9%
Information Not Available 309 7.5% 314   295 14 4.7%
 
Race 4,108 3,671 4,682
American Indian or Alaskan Native 12 0.3% 10   15 -3 -20.0%
Asian 71 1.7% 58   95 -24 -25.3%
Black or African American 1,695 41.3% 1,515   2,004 -309 -15.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1% 3   0 5 0.0%
White 2,066 50.3% 1,840   2,323 -257 -11.1%
Information Not Available 258 6.3% 246   244 14 5.7%
 
Years of Age 4,108 3,671 4,682
Younger than 22 69 1.2% 73   105 -36 -34.3%
22-24 165 2.9% 133   216 -51 -23.6%
25-34 937 16.2% 855   1,121 -184 -16.4%
35-44 781 13.5% 729   1,019 -238 -23.4%
45-54 975 16.9% 878   945 30 3.2%
55-59 512 8.9% 413   511 1 0.2%
60-64 390 6.7% 370   444 -54 -12.2%
65 and older 227 3.9% 170   268 -41 -15.3%
Information Not Available 52 0.9% 50   53 -1 -1.9%
 
Industry 4,108 3,671 4,682
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 31 0.7% 25   10 21 210.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 9 0.2% 4   12 -3 -25.0%
Construction 193 4.7% 173   266 -73 -27.4%
Manufacturing 267 6.5% 206   301 -34 -11.3%
Wholesale Trade 153 3.7% 136   126 27 21.4%
Retail Trade 590 14.3% 544   632 -42 -6.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 121 2.9% 110   181 -60 -33.1%
Information 50 1.2% 30   63 -13 -20.6%
Finance and Insurance 439 10.6% 394   406 33 8.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 109 2.6% 87   105 4 3.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 279 6.7% 267   353 -74 -21.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 5 0.1% 12   28 -23 -82.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 628 15.2% 595   785 -157 -20.0%
Educational Services 85 2.1% 93   135 -50 -37.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 515 12.4% 484   607 -92 -15.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 62 1.5% 40   58 4 6.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 392 9.5% 316   441 -49 -11.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 113 2.7% 101   111 2 1.8%
Public Administration 40 1.0% 34   47 -7 -14.9%
Information Not Available 27 0.7% 20   15 12 80.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 34,282 37,369 37,980
Male 15,533 45.3% 16,852   17,549 -2,016 -11.5%
Female 18,715 54.6% 20,478   20,403 -1,688 -8.3%
Information Not Available 34 0.1% 39   28 6 21.4%
 
Ethnicity 34,282 37,369 37,980
Hispanic or Latino 7,697 22.5% 9,437   9,525 -1,828 -19.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,551 68.7% 24,853   25,115 -1,564 -6.2%
Information Not Available 3,034 8.9% 3,079   3,340 -306 -9.2%
 
Race 34,282 37,369 37,980
American Indian or Alaskan Native 204 0.6% 208   261 -57 -21.8%
Asian 578 1.7% 587   584 -6 -1.0%
Black or African American 8,833 25.8% 10,139   9,868 -1,035 -10.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 166 0.5% 201   231 -65 -28.1%
White 20,480 59.7% 22,068   22,341 -1,861 -8.3%
Information Not Available 4,021 11.7% 4,166   4,695 -674 -14.4%
 
Years of Age 34,282 37,369 37,980
Younger than 22 353 0.7% 277   328 25 7.6%
22-24 904 1.7% 918   1,006 -102 -10.1%
25-34 6,679 12.8% 6,764   7,682 -1,003 -13.1%
35-44 7,091 13.6% 7,769   7,742 -651 -8.4%
45-54 6,818 13.1% 7,833   7,956 -1,138 -14.3%
55-59 3,693 7.1% 4,178   3,853 -160 -4.2%
60-64 2,609 5.0% 3,300   2,880 -271 -9.4%
65 and older 1,871 3.6% 2,382   1,858 13 0.7%
Information Not Available 4,264 8.2% 3,948   4,675 -411 -8.8%
 
Industry 34,282 37,369 37,980
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 343 1.0% 1,091   378 -35 -9.3%
Mining 18 0.1% 28   25 -7 -28.0%
Utilities 56 0.2% 51   54 2 3.7%
Construction 2,200 6.4% 2,121   2,110 90 4.3%
Manufacturing 1,568 4.5% 1,697   1,616 -48 -3.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,340 3.9% 1,506   1,528 -188 -12.3%
Retail Trade 3,093 8.9% 3,595   3,452 -359 -10.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 863 2.5% 995   1,018 -155 -15.2%
Information 580 1.7% 670   664 -84 -12.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,504 4.3% 1,784   1,574 -70 -4.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 748 2.2% 809   922 -174 -18.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,489 7.2% 2,777   2,744 -255 -9.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 373 1.1% 450   439 -66 -15.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 5,817 16.8% 6,227   6,659 -842 -12.6%
Educational Services 881 2.5% 1,086   923 -42 -4.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,767 10.9% 3,707   4,054 -287 -7.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 506 1.5% 751   825 -319 -38.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,748 7.9% 2,728   3,171 -423 -13.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,011 2.9% 1,039   1,059 -48 -4.5%
Public Administration 466 1.3% 519   551 -85 -15.4%
Information Not Available 3,911 11.3% 3,738   4,214 -303 -7.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 21,990 25,459 23,481
Male 10,243 46.6% 11,143   10,402 -159 -1.5%
Female 10,054 45.7% 12,631   11,809 -1,755 -14.9%
Information Not Available 1,693 7.7% 1,685   1,270 423 33.3%
 
Ethnicity 21,990 25,459 23,481
Hispanic or Latino 220 1.0% 143   41 179 436.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,077 91.3% 23,631   22,170 -2,093 -9.4%
Information Not Available 1,693 7.7% 1,685   1,270 423 33.3%
 
Race 21,990 25,459 23,481
American Indian or Alaskan Native 67 0.3% 79   86 -19 -22.1%
Asian 315 1.4% 362   398 -83 -20.9%
Black or African American 11,496 52.3% 14,641   13,186 -1,690 -12.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 8,419 38.3% 8,692   8,541 -122 -1.4%
Information Not Available 1,693 7.7% 1,685   1,270 423 33.3%
 
Years of Age 21,990 25,459 23,481
Younger than 22 432 1.5% 446   412 20 4.9%
22-24 834 2.9% 930   911 -77 -8.5%
25-34 5,000 17.3% 5,879   5,725 -725 -12.7%
35-44 5,388 18.7% 6,347   5,848 -460 -7.9%
45-54 5,379 18.6% 6,110   5,534 -155 -2.8%
55-59 2,512 8.7% 2,768   2,489 23 0.9%
60-64 1,527 5.3% 1,874   1,656 -129 -7.8%
65 and older 918 3.2% 1,105   906 12 1.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 21,990 25,459 23,481
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 361 1.6% 332   302 59 19.5%
Mining 32 0.1% 24   7 25 357.1%
Utilities 21 0.1% 22   18 3 16.7%
Construction 1,332 6.0% 681   871 461 52.9%
Manufacturing 1,568 7.0% 3,211   1,731 -163 -9.4%
Wholesale Trade 805 3.6% 976   919 -114 -12.4%
Retail Trade 1,409 6.3% 1,721   1,517 -108 -7.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 402 1.8% 370   475 -73 -15.4%
Information 316 1.4% 353   399 -83 -20.8%
Finance and Insurance 563 2.5% 678   630 -67 -10.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 251 1.1% 268   295 -44 -14.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,718 16.6% 4,271   4,298 -580 -13.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 25 0.1% 39   32 -7 -21.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 55 0.2% 77   71 -16 -22.5%
Educational Services 370 1.7% 509   459 -89 -19.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 913 4.1% 1,103   1,180 -267 -22.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 887 4.0% 1,053   906 -19 -2.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 144 0.6% 146   119 25 21.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 216 1.0% 293   254 -38 -15.0%
Public Administration 187 0.8% 224   241 -54 -22.4%
Information Not Available 8,415 37.6% 9,108   8,757 -342 -3.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,715 6,643 7,162
Male 4,476 66.7% 4,190   4,965 -489 -9.8%
Female 2,238 33.3% 2,453   2,197 41 1.9%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,715 6,643 7,162
Hispanic or Latino 458 6.8% 447   483 -25 -5.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,752 70.8% 4,693   4,902 -150 -3.1%
Information Not Available 1,505 22.4% 1,503   1,777 -272 -15.3%
 
Race 6,715 6,643 7,162
American Indian or Alaskan Native 40 0.6% 45   38 2 5.3%
Asian 2,348 35.0% 2,215   2,263 85 3.8%
Black or African American 108 1.6% 120   123 -15 -12.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,007 29.9% 2,024   2,342 -335 -14.3%
White 1,403 20.9% 1,403   1,521 -118 -7.8%
Information Not Available 809 12.0% 836   875 -66 -7.5%
 
Years of Age 6,715 6,643 7,162
Younger than 22 115 1.5% 94   156 -41 -26.3%
22-24 256 3.4% 232   277 -21 -7.6%
25-34 1,475 19.6% 1,428   1,667 -192 -11.5%
35-44 1,551 20.7% 1,531   1,630 -79 -4.8%
45-54 1,454 19.4% 1,458   1,667 -213 -12.8%
55-59 799 10.6% 731   735 64 8.7%
60-64 611 8.1% 657   614 -3 -0.5%
65 and older 454 6.0% 512   416 38 9.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,715 6,643 7,162
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 65 1.0% 103   67 -2 -3.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 7 0.1% 7   9 -2 -22.2%
Construction 2,276 33.6% 1,940   2,635 -359 -13.6%
Manufacturing 109 1.6% 110   133 -24 -18.0%
Wholesale Trade 83 1.2% 93   82 1 1.2%
Retail Trade 270 4.0% 305   295 -25 -8.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 218 3.2% 425   461 -243 -52.7%
Information 69 1.0% 101   172 -103 -59.9%
Finance and Insurance 67 1.0% 70   60 7 11.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 79 1.2% 62   84 -5 -6.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 239 3.5% 250   246 -7 -2.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 17 0.3% 29   47 -30 -63.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 685 10.1% 657   777 -92 -11.8%
Educational Services 69 1.0% 84   48 21 43.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 262 3.9% 268   294 -32 -10.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 72 1.1% 80   60 12 20.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,239 18.3% 1,101   610 629 103.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 111 1.6% 111   138 -27 -19.6%
Public Administration 47 0.7% 67   88 -41 -46.6%
Information Not Available 731 10.8% 780   856 -125 -14.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,068 11,568 14,144
Male 7,632 58.4% 6,214   8,216 -584 -7.1%
Female 5,244 40.1% 5,197   5,759 -515 -8.9%
Information Not Available 192 1.5% 157   169 23 13.6%
 
Ethnicity 13,068 11,568 14,144
Hispanic or Latino 1,425 10.9% 1,069   0 1,425 0.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,086 84.8% 9,961   0 11,086 0.0%
Information Not Available 557 4.3% 538   14,144 -13,587 -96.1%
 
Race 13,068 11,568 14,144
American Indian or Alaskan Native 248 1.9% 218   202 46 22.8%
Asian 163 1.2% 161   183 -20 -10.9%
Black or African American 1,048 8.0% 1,058   972 76 7.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 9,627 73.7% 8,524   9,061 566 6.2%
Information Not Available 1,982 15.2% 1,607   3,726 -1,744 -46.8%
 
Years of Age 13,068 11,568 14,144
Younger than 22 317 1.5% 252   368 -51 -13.9%
22-24 564 2.6% 403   648 -84 -13.0%
25-34 2,723 12.7% 2,456   3,069 -346 -11.3%
35-44 2,924 13.6% 2,568   3,090 -166 -5.4%
45-54 2,816 13.1% 2,565   3,171 -355 -11.2%
55-59 1,629 7.6% 1,454   1,755 -126 -7.2%
60-64 1,227 5.7% 1,151   1,221 6 0.5%
65 and older 848 4.0% 706   813 35 4.3%
Information Not Available 20 0.1% 13   9 11 122.2%
 
Industry 13,068 11,568 14,144
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 129 1.0% 110   132 -3 -2.3%
Mining 50 0.4% 40   45 5 11.1%
Utilities 18 0.1% 16   21 -3 -14.3%
Construction 2,587 19.6% 1,762   2,688 -101 -3.8%
Manufacturing 2,383 18.1% 2,387   2,726 -343 -12.6%
Wholesale Trade 508 3.8% 537   639 -131 -20.5%
Retail Trade 1,219 9.2% 1,211   1,161 58 5.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 421 3.2% 367   396 25 6.3%
Information 332 2.5% 336   349 -17 -4.9%
Finance and Insurance 497 3.8% 486   447 50 11.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 161 1.2% 134   151 10 6.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 532 4.0% 616   570 -38 -6.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 77 0.6% 74   42 35 83.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,288 9.8% 1,015   1,455 -167 -11.5%
Educational Services 226 1.7% 238   272 -46 -16.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 986 7.5% 1,042   1,154 -168 -14.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 297 2.3% 105   355 -58 -16.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 671 5.1% 566   719 -48 -6.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 297 2.3% 281   326 -29 -8.9%
Public Administration 273 2.1% 152   379 -106 -28.0%
Information Not Available 116 0.9% 93   117 -1 -0.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,738 3,720 5,845
Male 2,740 57.8% 1,928   3,479 -739 -21.2%
Female 1,998 42.2% 1,791   2,364 -366 -15.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 4,738 3,720 5,845
Hispanic or Latino 627 13.2% 386   735 -108 -14.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,466 73.2% 2,808   4,210 -744 -17.7%
Information Not Available 645 13.6% 526   900 -255 -28.3%
 
Race 4,738 3,720 5,845
American Indian or Alaskan Native 290 3.9% 192   359 -69 -19.2%
Asian 69 0.9% 61   109 -40 -36.7%
Black or African American 101 1.4% 91   132 -31 -23.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 72 1.0% 44   57 15 26.3%
White 5,182 70.1% 4,999   7,805 -2,623 -33.6%
Information Not Available 1,676 22.7% 936   1,855 -179 -9.6%
 
Years of Age 4,738 3,720 5,845
Younger than 22 132 1.4% 66   141 -9 -6.4%
22-24 175 1.8% 113   228 -53 -23.2%
25-34 865 9.1% 665   1,185 -320 -27.0%
35-44 1,046 11.1% 800   1,259 -213 -16.9%
45-54 1,081 11.4% 912   1,301 -220 -16.9%
55-59 583 6.2% 466   694 -111 -16.0%
60-64 458 4.8% 330   563 -105 -18.7%
65 and older 398 4.2% 368   469 -71 -15.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   5 -5 -100.0%
 
Industry 4,738 3,720 5,845
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 236 4.7% 85   319 -83 -26.0%
Mining 40 0.8% 22   52 -12 -23.1%
Utilities 10 0.2% 6   19 -9 -47.4%
Construction 526 10.6% 332   753 -227 -30.1%
Manufacturing 543 10.9% 470   636 -93 -14.6%
Wholesale Trade 206 4.1% 192   245 -39 -15.9%
Retail Trade 479 9.6% 424   544 -65 -11.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 140 2.8% 105   189 -49 -25.9%
Information 72 1.4% 63   94 -22 -23.4%
Finance and Insurance 128 2.6% 134   172 -44 -25.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 68 1.4% 46   62 6 9.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 240 4.8% 246   249 -9 -3.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 8 0.2% 14   13 -5 -38.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 604 12.1% 403   656 -52 -7.9%
Educational Services 102 2.1% 101   122 -20 -16.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 392 7.9% 378   563 -171 -30.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 135 2.7% 69   190 -55 -28.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 299 6.0% 210   393 -94 -23.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 91 1.8% 76   120 -29 -24.2%
Public Administration 184 3.7% 104   198 -14 -7.1%
Information Not Available 235 4.7% 240   256 -21 -8.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 88,679 75,487 89,182
Male 50,419 56.9% 38,325   50,224 195 0.4%
Female 37,706 42.5% 36,717   38,301 -595 -1.6%
Information Not Available 554 0.6% 445   657 -103 -15.7%
 
Ethnicity 88,679 75,487 89,182
Hispanic or Latino 13,594 15.3% 9,333   13,811 -217 -1.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 65,775 74.2% 58,978   65,883 -108 -0.2%
Information Not Available 9,310 10.5% 7,176   9,488 -178 -1.9%
 
Race 88,679 75,487 89,182
American Indian or Alaskan Native 507 0.6% 396   518 -11 -2.1%
Asian 1,923 2.2% 2,069   2,089 -166 -7.9%
Black or African American 23,782 26.8% 22,556   23,805 -23 -0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 210 0.2% 164   199 11 5.5%
White 52,288 59.0% 43,144   52,588 -300 -0.6%
Information Not Available 9,969 11.2% 7,158   9,983 -14 -0.1%
 
Years of Age 88,679 75,487 89,182
Younger than 22 1,515 1.1% 916   1,354 161 11.9%
22-24 3,333 2.5% 2,411   3,406 -73 -2.1%
25-34 20,321 15.2% 16,273   20,505 -184 -0.9%
35-44 20,522 15.4% 17,577   20,852 -330 -1.6%
45-54 20,676 15.5% 17,838   21,422 -746 -3.5%
55-59 10,664 8.0% 9,345   10,529 135 1.3%
60-64 7,478 5.6% 6,990   7,332 146 2.0%
65 and older 4,170 3.1% 4,137   3,782 388 10.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 88,679 75,487 89,182
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 435 0.5% 235   416 19 4.6%
Mining 107 0.1% 81   221 -114 -51.6%
Utilities 140 0.2% 124   116 24 20.7%
Construction 11,020 12.4% 6,947   11,161 -141 -1.3%
Manufacturing 15,790 17.7% 8,227   8,041 7,749 96.4%
Wholesale Trade 3,522 4.0% 3,642   4,631 -1,109 -23.9%
Retail Trade 6,728 7.5% 7,783   7,456 -728 -9.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,995 4.5% 3,453   3,860 135 3.5%
Information 1,464 1.6% 1,608   1,881 -417 -22.2%
Finance and Insurance 3,114 3.5% 3,355   3,665 -551 -15.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,180 1.3% 1,171   1,404 -224 -16.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,539 6.2% 5,910   6,179 -640 -10.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 632 0.7% 671   843 -211 -25.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 12,467 14.0% 10,731   13,698 -1,231 -9.0%
Educational Services 1,957 2.2% 2,244   2,710 -753 -27.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,820 6.5% 6,280   6,419 -599 -9.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,940 2.2% 957   1,864 76 4.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,490 5.0% 4,125   4,889 -399 -8.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,466 2.8% 2,163   2,505 -39 -1.6%
Public Administration 1,518 1.7% 1,903   1,770 -252 -14.2%
Information Not Available 4,355 4.9% 3,877   5,453 -1,098 -20.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,820 12,375 13,325
Male 7,066 55.1% 6,196   7,317 -251 -3.4%
Female 5,681 44.3% 6,097   5,955 -274 -4.6%
Information Not Available 73 0.6% 82   53 20 37.7%
 
Ethnicity 12,820 12,375 13,325
Hispanic or Latino 680 5.3% 611   576 104 18.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,767 76.2% 9,399   10,234 -467 -4.6%
Information Not Available 2,373 18.5% 2,365   2,515 -142 -5.6%
 
Race 12,820 12,375 13,325
American Indian or Alaskan Native 55 0.4% 48   57 -2 -3.5%
Asian 78 0.6% 79   96 -18 -18.8%
Black or African American 2,169 16.9% 2,314   2,167 2 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 22 0.2% 19   22 0 0.0%
White 9,453 73.7% 8,914   10,114 -661 -6.5%
Information Not Available 1,043 8.1% 1,001   869 174 20.0%
 
Years of Age 12,820 12,375 13,325
Younger than 22 141 0.7% 116   118 23 19.5%
22-24 321 1.5% 316   340 -19 -5.6%
25-34 2,462 11.6% 2,447   2,691 -229 -8.5%
35-44 3,234 15.3% 3,123   3,281 -47 -1.4%
45-54 3,266 15.4% 3,109   3,462 -196 -5.7%
55-59 1,687 8.0% 1,608   1,718 -31 -1.8%
60-64 1,084 5.1% 1,072   1,150 -66 -5.7%
65 and older 625 2.9% 584   565 60 10.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 12,820 12,375 13,325
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 42 0.3% 42   47 -5 -10.6%
Mining 23 0.2% 11   15 8 53.3%
Utilities 35 0.3% 33   20 15 75.0%
Construction 2,075 16.1% 1,279   1,815 260 14.3%
Manufacturing 2,633 20.5% 2,405   2,663 -30 -1.1%
Wholesale Trade 559 4.3% 573   576 -17 -3.0%
Retail Trade 980 7.6% 1,134   1,342 -362 -27.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 408 3.2% 414   389 19 4.9%
Information 197 1.5% 232   250 -53 -21.2%
Finance and Insurance 466 3.6% 481   362 104 28.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 213 1.7% 201   205 8 3.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 552 4.3% 659   665 -113 -17.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 130 1.0% 143   108 22 20.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,161 9.0% 1,183   1,299 -138 -10.6%
Educational Services 389 3.0% 449   326 63 19.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,005 7.8% 1,123   1,070 -65 -6.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 135 1.0% 87   141 -6 -4.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 413 3.2% 454   420 -7 -1.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 322 2.5% 358   403 -81 -20.1%
Public Administration 114 0.9% 131   131 -17 -13.0%
Information Not Available 968 7.5% 983   1,078 -110 -10.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,704 7,935 9,558
Male 4,418 57.3% 4,446   5,555 -1,137 -20.5%
Female 3,286 42.7% 3,489   4,003 -717 -17.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,704 7,935 9,558
Hispanic or Latino 648 8.4% 632   754 -106 -14.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,029 52.3% 4,217   4,723 -694 -14.7%
Information Not Available 3,027 39.3% 3,086   4,081 -1,054 -25.8%
 
Race 7,704 7,935 9,558
American Indian or Alaskan Native 141 1.8% 127   119 22 18.5%
Asian 75 1.0% 69   78 -3 -3.8%
Black or African American 1,673 21.7% 1,616   2,420 -747 -30.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 25 0.3% 25   17 8 47.1%
White 5,245 68.1% 5,578   6,338 -1,093 -17.2%
Information Not Available 545 7.1% 520   586 -41 -7.0%
 
Years of Age 7,704 7,935 9,558
Younger than 22 127 1.0% 108   161 -34 -21.1%
22-24 283 2.3% 283   354 -71 -20.1%
25-34 1,728 14.0% 1,679   2,211 -483 -21.8%
35-44 1,791 14.6% 1,900   2,303 -512 -22.2%
45-54 1,777 14.4% 1,831   2,205 -428 -19.4%
55-59 967 7.9% 1,047   1,135 -168 -14.8%
60-64 641 5.2% 699   766 -125 -16.3%
65 and older 390 3.2% 388   423 -33 -7.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,704 7,935 9,558
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 40 0.5% 38   42 -2 -4.8%
Mining 48 0.6% 111   54 -6 -11.1%
Utilities 14 0.2% 8   69 -55 -79.7%
Construction 1,280 16.5% 1,339   1,316 -36 -2.7%
Manufacturing 863 11.1% 870   1,208 -345 -28.6%
Wholesale Trade 322 4.2% 329   437 -115 -26.3%
Retail Trade 593 7.7% 619   641 -48 -7.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 336 4.3% 278   319 17 5.3%
Information 198 2.6% 228   170 28 16.5%
Finance and Insurance 284 3.7% 289   264 20 7.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 138 1.8% 148   194 -56 -28.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 469 6.1% 527   536 -67 -12.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 33 0.4% 52   35 -2 -5.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 873 11.3% 791   1,156 -283 -24.5%
Educational Services 150 1.9% 203   166 -16 -9.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 863 11.1% 939   950 -87 -9.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 58 0.7% 59   65 -7 -10.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 313 4.0% 333   400 -87 -21.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 168 2.2% 154   211 -43 -20.4%
Public Administration 235 3.0% 228   246 -11 -4.5%
Information Not Available 426 5.5% 392   1,079 -653 -60.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 13,890 14,322 15,373
Male 7,485 53.9% 7,428   8,985 -1,500 -16.7%
Female 6,405 46.1% 6,894   6,388 17 0.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 13,890 14,322 15,373
Hispanic or Latino 41 0.3% 27   24 17 70.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 349 2.5% 289   494 -145 -29.4%
Information Not Available 13,500 97.2% 14,006   14,855 -1,355 -9.1%
 
Race 13,890 14,322 15,373
American Indian or Alaskan Native 127 0.9% 80   115 12 10.4%
Asian 14 0.1% 53   54 -40 -74.1%
Black or African American 2,286 16.5% 2,265   1,896 390 20.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   9 -9 -100.0%
White 11,241 80.9% 11,771   13,111 -1,870 -14.3%
Information Not Available 222 1.6% 153   188 34 18.1%
 
Years of Age 13,890 14,322 15,373
Younger than 22 245 1.0% 223   183 62 33.9%
22-24 472 2.0% 374   458 14 3.1%
25-34 2,790 11.7% 2,862   3,151 -361 -11.5%
35-44 3,275 13.7% 3,511   3,966 -691 -17.4%
45-54 3,384 14.2% 3,618   3,490 -106 -3.0%
55-59 1,647 6.9% 1,615   1,937 -290 -15.0%
60-64 1,288 5.4% 1,362   1,378 -90 -6.5%
65 and older 789 3.3% 757   792 -3 -0.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   18 -18 -100.0%
 
Industry 13,890 14,322 15,373
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 54 0.4% 45   100 -46 -46.0%
Mining 91 0.7% 178   215 -124 -57.7%
Utilities 9 0.1% 9   32 -23 -71.9%
Construction 1,678 12.0% 1,455   1,895 -217 -11.5%
Manufacturing 2,554 18.3% 2,728   2,601 -47 -1.8%
Wholesale Trade 871 6.2% 739   765 106 13.9%
Retail Trade 1,374 9.9% 1,402   1,319 55 4.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 467 3.3% 458   582 -115 -19.8%
Information 231 1.7% 392   316 -85 -26.9%
Finance and Insurance 535 3.8% 685   531 4 0.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 227 1.6% 174   142 85 59.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 767 5.5% 877   1,062 -295 -27.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 54 0.4% 147   110 -56 -50.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,093 7.8% 1,251   1,584 -491 -31.0%
Educational Services 399 2.9% 436   403 -4 -1.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,356 9.7% 1,362   1,392 -36 -2.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 168 1.2% 187   183 -15 -8.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 644 4.6% 556   577 67 11.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 381 2.7% 374   344 37 10.8%
Public Administration 249 1.8% 231   293 -44 -15.0%
Information Not Available 688 4.9% 636   927 -239 -25.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,416 14,575 18,547
Male 6,379 44.2% 6,375   8,674 -2,295 -26.5%
Female 7,998 55.5% 8,156   9,819 -1,821 -18.5%
Information Not Available 39 0.3% 44   54 -15 -27.8%
 
Ethnicity 14,416 14,575 18,547
Hispanic or Latino 603 4.2% 565   710 -107 -15.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,527 93.8% 13,717   17,397 -3,870 -22.2%
Information Not Available 286 2.0% 293   440 -154 -35.0%
 
Race 14,416 14,575 18,547
American Indian or Alaskan Native 99 0.7% 94   104 -5 -4.8%
Asian 63 0.4% 73   112 -49 -43.8%
Black or African American 7,330 50.8% 7,617   9,165 -1,835 -20.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 299 2.1% 216   369 -70 -19.0%
White 5,570 38.6% 5,495   7,388 -1,818 -24.6%
Information Not Available 1,055 7.3% 1,080   1,409 -354 -25.1%
 
Years of Age 14,416 14,575 18,547
Younger than 22 286 1.5% 263   352 -66 -18.8%
22-24 534 2.8% 539   795 -261 -32.8%
25-34 3,340 17.7% 3,348   4,555 -1,215 -26.7%
35-44 3,524 18.7% 3,503   4,462 -938 -21.0%
45-54 3,202 17.0% 3,218   4,066 -864 -21.2%
55-59 1,629 8.6% 1,669   2,001 -372 -18.6%
60-64 1,117 5.9% 1,160   1,408 -291 -20.7%
65 and older 784 4.2% 875   908 -124 -13.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 14,416 14,575 18,547
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 171 1.2% 75   215 -44 -20.5%
Mining 227 1.6% 213   274 -47 -17.2%
Utilities 44 0.3% 38   43 1 2.3%
Construction 2,530 17.3% 2,387   3,307 -777 -23.5%
Manufacturing 927 6.4% 945   1,316 -389 -29.6%
Wholesale Trade 411 2.8% 398   459 -48 -10.5%
Retail Trade 1,176 8.1% 1,264   1,383 -207 -15.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 474 3.2% 521   644 -170 -26.4%
Information 179 1.2% 186   221 -42 -19.0%
Finance and Insurance 341 2.3% 369   402 -61 -15.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 222 1.5% 219   246 -24 -9.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 667 4.6% 778   796 -129 -16.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 58 0.4% 59   63 -5 -7.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,233 8.5% 1,237   1,505 -272 -18.1%
Educational Services 399 2.7% 464   424 -25 -5.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,691 11.6% 1,785   1,920 -229 -11.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 218 1.5% 243   244 -26 -10.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,107 7.6% 1,173   1,292 -185 -14.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 369 2.5% 374   448 -79 -17.6%
Public Administration 259 1.8% 280   300 -41 -13.7%
Information Not Available 1,713 11.7% 1,567   3,045 -1,332 -43.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 44,415 42,096 48,313
Male 24,809 55.9% 23,026   26,352 -1,543 -5.9%
Female 19,603 44.1% 19,067   21,959 -2,356 -10.7%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 3   2 1 50.0%
 
Ethnicity 44,415 42,096 48,313
Hispanic or Latino 5,772 13.0% 5,485   6,176 -404 -6.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 35,935 80.9% 34,019   39,229 -3,294 -8.4%
Information Not Available 2,708 6.1% 2,592   2,908 -200 -6.9%
 
Race 44,415 42,096 48,313
American Indian or Alaskan Native 245 0.6% 232   247 -2 -0.8%
Asian 1,634 3.7% 1,586   1,837 -203 -11.1%
Black or African American 4,669 10.5% 4,650   4,828 -159 -3.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 113 0.3% 123   107 6 5.6%
White 31,367 70.6% 29,345   34,326 -2,959 -8.6%
Information Not Available 6,387 14.4% 6,160   6,968 -581 -8.3%
 
Years of Age 44,415 42,096 48,313
Younger than 22 615 0.9% 570   767 -152 -19.8%
22-24 1,543 2.2% 1,488   1,861 -318 -17.1%
25-34 9,850 13.8% 9,273   10,817 -967 -8.9%
35-44 9,184 12.9% 8,665   10,044 -860 -8.6%
45-54 10,156 14.2% 9,864   11,334 -1,178 -10.4%
55-59 5,438 7.6% 5,174   5,620 -182 -3.2%
60-64 4,369 6.1% 4,137   4,554 -185 -4.1%
65 and older 3,260 4.6% 2,925   3,316 -56 -1.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 44,415 42,096 48,313
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 280 0.6% 234   348 -68 -19.5%
Mining 25 0.1% 19   27 -2 -7.4%
Utilities 1,133 2.5% 1,138   217 916 422.1%
Construction 4,612 10.3% 4,037   4,400 212 4.8%
Manufacturing 3,417 7.6% 3,517   4,049 -632 -15.6%
Wholesale Trade 2,017 4.5% 1,994   2,545 -528 -20.7%
Retail Trade 3,813 8.5% 3,800   4,226 -413 -9.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,276 2.9% 1,189   1,338 -62 -4.6%
Information 1,053 2.4% 1,077   1,418 -365 -25.7%
Finance and Insurance 2,063 4.6% 2,131   2,146 -83 -3.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 788 1.8% 768   874 -86 -9.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,073 9.1% 4,129   4,931 -858 -17.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 288 0.6% 287   296 -8 -2.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,148 9.3% 3,882   4,624 -476 -10.3%
Educational Services 1,141 2.6% 1,179   1,238 -97 -7.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,639 10.4% 4,775   5,375 -736 -13.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 905 2.0% 502   944 -39 -4.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,563 8.0% 2,581   3,668 -105 -2.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,683 6.0% 2,612   2,723 -40 -1.5%
Public Administration 1,033 2.3% 1,003   1,179 -146 -12.4%
Information Not Available 1,465 3.3% 1,242   1,747 -282 -16.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 24,349 23,865 31,373
Male 11,242 46.2% 9,710   14,167 -2,925 -20.6%
Female 10,344 42.5% 9,684   12,388 -2,044 -16.5%
Information Not Available 2,763 11.3% 4,471   4,818 -2,055 -42.7%
 
Ethnicity 24,349 23,865 31,373
Hispanic or Latino 1,136 4.7% 932   1,630 -494 -30.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 19,696 80.9% 17,701   24,042 -4,346 -18.1%
Information Not Available 3,517 14.4% 5,232   5,701 -2,184 -38.3%
 
Race 24,349 23,865 31,373
American Indian or Alaskan Native 79 0.3% 90   121 -42 -34.7%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 9,710 39.9% 9,233   11,824 -2,114 -17.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 37 0.2% 31   50 -13 -26.0%
White 9,870 40.5% 8,347   12,047 -2,177 -18.1%
Information Not Available 4,653 19.1% 6,164   7,331 -2,678 -36.5%
 
Years of Age 24,349 23,865 31,373
Younger than 22 350 1.1% 307   540 -190 -35.2%
22-24 800 2.5% 739   1,138 -338 -29.7%
25-34 5,105 15.8% 4,628   6,576 -1,471 -22.4%
35-44 4,604 14.2% 4,271   5,547 -943 -17.0%
45-54 4,699 14.5% 4,214   5,759 -1,060 -18.4%
55-59 2,491 7.7% 2,232   3,030 -539 -17.8%
60-64 1,910 5.9% 1,729   2,045 -135 -6.6%
65 and older 1,627 5.0% 1,274   1,920 -293 -15.3%
Information Not Available 2,763 8.6% 4,471   4,818 -2,055 -42.7%
 
Industry 24,349 23,865 31,373
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 84 0.3% 30   103 -19 -18.4%
Mining 29 0.1% 33   11 18 163.6%
Utilities 29 0.1% 30   35 -6 -17.1%
Construction 2,451 10.0% 2,043   3,162 -711 -22.5%
Manufacturing 260 1.1% 247   273 -13 -4.8%
Wholesale Trade 735 3.0% 697   980 -245 -25.0%
Retail Trade 801 3.3% 786   959 -158 -16.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 548 2.2% 432   705 -157 -22.3%
Information 353 1.4% 369   431 -78 -18.1%
Finance and Insurance 803 3.3% 752   861 -58 -6.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 559 2.3% 500   742 -183 -24.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,036 8.3% 2,110   2,373 -337 -14.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 110 0.5% 102   88 22 25.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,057 12.5% 2,719   3,659 -602 -16.5%
Educational Services 757 3.1% 755   921 -164 -17.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,039 8.3% 2,039   2,508 -469 -18.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 517 2.1% 329   665 -148 -22.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,218 9.1% 1,391   2,554 -336 -13.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 621 2.5% 603   742 -121 -16.3%
Public Administration 578 2.4% 435   702 -124 -17.7%
Information Not Available 5,764 23.6% 7,463   8,899 -3,135 -35.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,019 3,129 4,528
Male 2,191 54.5% 1,650   2,316 -125 -5.4%
Female 1,827 45.5% 1,478   2,191 -364 -16.6%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   21 -20 -95.2%
 
Ethnicity 4,019 3,129 4,528
Hispanic or Latino 83 2.1% 63   63 20 31.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,283 81.7% 2,818   3,954 -671 -17.0%
Information Not Available 653 16.2% 248   511 142 27.8%
 
Race 4,019 3,129 4,528
American Indian or Alaskan Native 57 1.4% 37   55 2 3.6%
Asian 26 0.6% 22   28 -2 -7.1%
Black or African American 59 1.5% 58   79 -20 -25.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9 0.2% 4   1 8 800.0%
White 3,695 91.9% 2,918   4,195 -500 -11.9%
Information Not Available 173 4.3% 90   170 3 1.8%
 
Years of Age 4,019 3,129 4,528
Younger than 22 60 0.8% 43   75 -15 -20.0%
22-24 118 1.6% 91   178 -60 -33.7%
25-34 835 11.4% 556   966 -131 -13.6%
35-44 880 12.1% 701   908 -28 -3.1%
45-54 911 12.5% 737   1,082 -171 -15.8%
55-59 519 7.1% 436   568 -49 -8.6%
60-64 421 5.8% 357   455 -34 -7.5%
65 and older 275 3.8% 208   296 -21 -7.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 4,019 3,129 4,528
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 63 1.5% 27   71 -8 -11.3%
Mining 6 0.1% 0   3 3 100.0%
Utilities 8 0.2% 9   6 2 33.3%
Construction 116 2.8% 71   344 -228 -66.3%
Manufacturing 352 8.6% 376   445 -93 -20.9%
Wholesale Trade 117 2.9% 129   155 -38 -24.5%
Retail Trade 398 9.8% 335   388 10 2.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 93 2.3% 87   111 -18 -16.2%
Information 90 2.2% 90   35 55 157.1%
Finance and Insurance 121 3.0% 139   107 14 13.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 52 1.3% 26   50 2 4.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 173 4.2% 169   218 -45 -20.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15 0.4% 15   11 4 36.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 287 7.0% 224   334 -47 -14.1%
Educational Services 82 2.0% 88   122 -40 -32.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 465 11.4% 468   444 21 4.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 101 2.5% 37   107 -6 -5.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 637 15.6% 216   769 -132 -17.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 150 3.7% 110   117 33 28.2%
Public Administration 86 2.1% 64   102 -16 -15.7%
Information Not Available 607 14.9% 449   589 18 3.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 41,515 39,910 46,573
Male 23,338 56.2% 21,667   25,710 -2,372 -9.2%
Female 17,556 42.3% 17,726   19,304 -1,748 -9.1%
Information Not Available 621 1.5% 517   1,559 -938 -60.2%
 
Ethnicity 41,515 39,910 46,573
Hispanic or Latino 2,129 5.1% 1,550   2,460 -331 -13.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 33,028 79.6% 32,135   36,383 -3,355 -9.2%
Information Not Available 6,358 15.3% 6,225   7,730 -1,372 -17.7%
 
Race 41,515 39,910 46,573
American Indian or Alaskan Native 439 1.1% 331   537 -98 -18.2%
Asian 375 0.9% 387   483 -108 -22.4%
Black or African American 7,255 17.5% 8,642   8,199 -944 -11.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 43 0.1% 56   44 -1 -2.3%
White 23,147 55.8% 22,075   26,797 -3,650 -13.6%
Information Not Available 10,256 24.7% 8,419   10,513 -257 -2.4%
 
Years of Age 41,515 39,910 46,573
Younger than 22 850 1.4% 593   1,023 -173 -16.9%
22-24 1,697 2.8% 1,433   2,076 -379 -18.3%
25-34 9,322 15.3% 8,943   10,756 -1,434 -13.3%
35-44 9,004 14.8% 8,654   10,273 -1,269 -12.4%
45-54 9,659 15.9% 10,135   11,118 -1,459 -13.1%
55-59 4,962 8.1% 5,016   5,418 -456 -8.4%
60-64 3,746 6.1% 3,377   3,578 168 4.7%
65 and older 2,273 3.7% 1,757   2,327 -54 -2.3%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 2   4 -2 -50.0%
 
Industry 41,515 39,910 46,573
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 642 1.5% 318   694 -52 -7.5%
Mining 130 0.3% 80   124 6 4.8%
Utilities 49 0.1% 54   81 -32 -39.5%
Construction 5,142 12.2% 3,421   5,241 -99 -1.9%
Manufacturing 7,046 16.7% 6,556   6,447 599 9.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,839 4.4% 5,648   2,135 -296 -13.9%
Retail Trade 2,953 7.0% 2,943   3,271 -318 -9.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,083 2.6% 989   1,265 -182 -14.4%
Information 522 1.2% 595   787 -265 -33.7%
Finance and Insurance 1,291 3.1% 1,430   1,172 119 10.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 656 1.6% 608   756 -100 -13.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,822 6.7% 3,202   3,209 -387 -12.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 1,034 2.5% 889   1,065 -31 -2.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,928 11.7% 4,165   5,544 -616 -11.1%
Educational Services 585 1.4% 783   881 -296 -33.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,315 7.9% 3,621   3,690 -375 -10.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,473 3.5% 387   1,585 -112 -7.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,756 6.5% 1,719   2,977 -221 -7.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,198 2.8% 1,022   1,278 -80 -6.3%
Public Administration 807 1.9% 505   1,086 -279 -25.7%
Information Not Available 1,244 3.0% 975   3,285 -2,041 -62.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 33,609 23,811 36,246
Male 23,154 68.9% 13,972   24,987 -1,833 -7.3%
Female 10,452 31.1% 9,831   11,251 -799 -7.1%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 8   8 -5 -62.5%
 
Ethnicity 33,609 23,811 36,246
Hispanic or Latino 1,485 4.4% 858   1,526 -41 -2.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 28,789 85.7% 20,481   31,135 -2,346 -7.5%
Information Not Available 3,335 9.9% 2,472   3,585 -250 -7.0%
 
Race 33,609 23,811 36,246
American Indian or Alaskan Native 478 1.4% 333   506 -28 -5.5%
Asian 638 1.9% 629   711 -73 -10.3%
Black or African American 2,169 6.5% 2,147   2,383 -214 -9.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 84 0.2% 58   71 13 18.3%
White 27,216 81.0% 18,477   29,443 -2,227 -7.6%
Information Not Available 3,024 9.0% 2,167   3,132 -108 -3.4%
 
Years of Age 33,609 23,811 36,246
Younger than 22 755 1.3% 302   814 -59 -7.2%
22-24 1,555 2.7% 783   1,749 -194 -11.1%
25-34 7,601 13.2% 5,078   8,527 -926 -10.9%
35-44 7,227 12.5% 5,271   7,778 -551 -7.1%
45-54 7,117 12.3% 5,443   7,832 -715 -9.1%
55-59 4,242 7.4% 3,170   4,548 -306 -6.7%
60-64 3,164 5.5% 2,370   3,222 -58 -1.8%
65 and older 1,940 3.4% 1,386   1,768 172 9.7%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 8   8 0 0.0%
 
Industry 33,609 23,811 36,246
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 502 1.5% 249   425 77 18.1%
Mining 210 0.6% 56   182 28 15.4%
Utilities 109 0.3% 82   83 26 31.3%
Construction 9,885 29.0% 4,346   10,302 -417 -4.0%
Manufacturing 3,395 10.0% 2,781   3,910 -515 -13.2%
Wholesale Trade 1,226 3.6% 1,163   1,457 -231 -15.9%
Retail Trade 2,231 6.5% 1,997   2,231 0 0.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 895 2.6% 675   907 -12 -1.3%
Information 601 1.8% 587   657 -56 -8.5%
Finance and Insurance 937 2.7% 970   917 20 2.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 442 1.3% 418   424 18 4.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,897 5.6% 1,703   2,009 -112 -5.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 500 1.5% 460   562 -62 -11.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,854 8.4% 1,950   3,173 -319 -10.1%
Educational Services 779 2.3% 823   872 -93 -10.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,025 5.9% 2,143   2,322 -297 -12.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 797 2.3% 335   885 -88 -9.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,575 4.6% 1,117   1,781 -206 -11.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 921 2.7% 753   1,018 -97 -9.5%
Public Administration 858 2.5% 435   950 -92 -9.7%
Information Not Available 970 2.8% 768   1,179 -209 -17.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 18,965 18,229 24,858
Male 10,312 54.4% 8,796   13,799 -3,487 -25.3%
Female 8,623 45.5% 9,416   11,042 -2,419 -21.9%
Information Not Available 30 0.2% 17   17 13 76.5%
 
Ethnicity 18,965 18,229 24,858
Hispanic or Latino 815 4.3% 816   1,022 -207 -20.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,719 77.6% 14,162   18,631 -3,912 -21.0%
Information Not Available 3,431 18.1% 3,251   5,205 -1,774 -34.1%
 
Race 18,965 18,229 24,858
American Indian or Alaskan Native 128 0.7% 120   147 -19 -12.9%
Asian 127 0.7% 131   183 -56 -30.6%
Black or African American 4,015 21.2% 4,479   5,265 -1,250 -23.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 132 0.7% 116   212 -80 -37.7%
White 12,102 63.8% 10,994   15,182 -3,080 -20.3%
Information Not Available 2,461 13.0% 2,389   3,869 -1,408 -36.4%
 
Years of Age 18,965 18,229 24,858
Younger than 22 285 1.0% 223   422 -137 -32.5%
22-24 628 2.1% 548   999 -371 -37.1%
25-34 3,914 13.3% 3,845   5,455 -1,541 -28.2%
35-44 4,290 14.6% 4,250   5,671 -1,381 -24.4%
45-54 4,512 15.4% 4,300   6,053 -1,541 -25.5%
55-59 2,452 8.4% 2,292   2,972 -520 -17.5%
60-64 1,716 5.8% 1,677   1,952 -236 -12.1%
65 and older 1,168 4.0% 1,094   1,334 -166 -12.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 18,965 18,229 24,858
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 122 0.6% 67   149 -27 -18.1%
Mining 59 0.3% 38   58 1 1.7%
Utilities 12 0.1% 29   30 -18 -60.0%
Construction 2,864 15.0% 1,785   2,802 62 2.2%
Manufacturing 1,885 9.9% 1,872   4,902 -3,017 -61.5%
Wholesale Trade 787 4.1% 850   1,025 -238 -23.2%
Retail Trade 1,703 8.9% 1,751   2,033 -330 -16.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 584 3.1% 535   712 -128 -18.0%
Information 441 2.3% 502   537 -96 -17.9%
Finance and Insurance 758 4.0% 872   704 54 7.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 318 1.7% 340   371 -53 -14.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,180 6.2% 1,476   1,387 -207 -14.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 133 0.7% 126   112 21 18.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,065 10.8% 2,055   2,615 -550 -21.0%
Educational Services 375 2.0% 430   478 -103 -21.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,074 10.9% 2,369   2,432 -358 -14.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 355 1.9% 210   390 -35 -9.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,422 7.5% 1,246   1,760 -338 -19.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 449 2.4% 465   508 -59 -11.6%
Public Administration 262 1.4% 201   288 -26 -9.0%
Information Not Available 1,117 5.9% 1,010   1,565 -448 -28.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Nov 2018 Percent Oct 2018     Nov 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,729 6,669 9,089
Male 3,328 49.5% 2,855   4,416 -1,088 -24.6%
Female 3,394 50.4% 3,803   4,663 -1,269 -27.2%
Information Not Available 7 0.1% 11