Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

October 2018

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
October 2018
Oct 2018 Sep 2018 Monthly Change Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 1,373,809 1,422,967 -49,158 1,595,895 -222,086 -13.9
Alaska 4,909 4,562 347 6,485 -1,576 -24.3
Alabama 15,068 14,766 302 15,999 -931 -5.8
Arkansas 9,073 9,406 -333 11,844 -2,771 -23.4
Arizona 23,787 26,223 -2,436 26,438 -2,651 -10.0
California 269,451 281,545 -12,094 301,414 -31,963 -10.6
Colorado 17,149 16,487 662 19,324 -2,175 -11.3
Connecticut 25,868 26,747 -879 29,495 -3,627 -12.3
District of Columbia 7,288 7,305 -17 8,270 -982 -11.9
Delaware 3,671 3,787 -116 3,980 -309 -7.8
Florida 37,369 39,996 -2,627 50,116 -12,747 -25.4
Georgia 25,459 23,535 1,924 28,597 -3,138 -11.0
Hawaii 6,643 6,474 169 7,620 -977 -12.8
Iowa 11,568 11,599 -31 12,111 -543 -4.5
Idaho 3,720 3,282 438 4,099 -379 -9.2
Illinois 75,487 76,446 -959 87,968 -12,481 -14.2
Indiana 12,375 12,793 -418 13,472 -1,097 -8.1
Kansas 7,935 7,720 215 11,376 -3,441 -30.2
Kentucky 14,322 17,949 -3,627 15,782 -1,460 -9.3
Louisiana 14,575 15,731 -1,156 18,119 -3,544 -19.6
Massachusetts 42,096 43,520 -1,424 45,640 -3,544 -7.8
Maryland 23,865 30,944 -7,079 30,435 -6,570 -21.6
Maine 3,129 3,192 -63 3,176 -47 -1.5
Michigan 39,910 40,723 -813 45,797 -5,887 -12.9
Minnesota 23,811 22,095 1,716 25,020 -1,209 -4.8
Missouri 18,229 18,128 101 25,132 -6,903 -27.5
Mississippi 6,669 7,187 -518 9,206 -2,537 -27.6
Montana 3,999 3,146 853 4,327 -328 -7.6
North Carolina 17,084 19,586 -2,502 19,249 -2,165 -11.2
North Dakota 1,310 1,305 5 1,752 -442 -25.2
Nebraska 3,207 2,917 290 3,560 -353 -9.9
New Hampshire 2,676 2,746 -70 3,128 -452 -14.5
New Jersey 73,634 76,422 -2,788 80,071 -6,437 -8.0
New Mexico 7,340 7,379 -39 8,839 -1,499 -17.0
Nevada 16,596 17,659 -1,063 18,693 -2,097 -11.2
New York 105,373 110,155 -4,782 122,451 -17,078 -13.9
Ohio 35,867 36,784 -917 42,007 -6,140 -14.6
Oklahoma 11,675 11,759 -84 13,876 -2,201 -15.9
Oregon 21,421 21,359 62 23,364 -1,943 -8.3
Pennsylvania 80,415 85,740 -5,325 94,144 -13,729 -14.6
Puerto Rico 12,272 12,023 249 17,011 -4,739 -27.9
Rhode Island 5,793 6,182 -389 6,174 -381 -6.2
South Carolina 15,384 15,806 -422 16,884 -1,500 -8.9
South Dakota 911 768 143 913 -2 -0.2
Tennessee 15,984 15,904 80 18,803 -2,819 -15.0
Texas 100,291 107,079 -6,788 128,471 -28,180 -21.9
Utah 7,227 6,754 473 8,071 -844 -10.5
Virginia 20,839 21,471 -632 26,354 -5,515 -20.9
Virgin Islands 280 198 82 848 -568 -67.0
Vermont 2,071 2,065 6 2,202 -131 -5.9
Washington 41,635 39,026 2,609 46,532 -4,897 -10.5
Wisconsin 19,076 18,871 205 21,506 -2,430 -11.3
West Virginia 6,617 6,584 33 8,018 -1,401 -17.5
Wyoming 1,406 1,137 269 1,732 -326 -18.8
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 1,373,809   1,422,967   1,595,895 -222,086 -13.9
Male 703,046 51.2% 716,375   827,708 -124,662 -15.1%
Female 661,153 48.1% 689,368   755,329 -94,176 -12.5%
Information Not Available 9,610 0.7% 17,224   12,858 -3,248 -25.3%
 
Ethnicity 1,373,809   1,422,967   1,595,895    
Hispanic or Latino 263,998 19.2% 278,068   307,123 -43,125 -14.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 962,045 70.0% 984,318   1,109,769 -147,724 -13.3%
Information Not Available 147,766 10.8% 160,581   179,001 -31,235 -17.4%
 
Race 1,373,809   1,422,967   1,595,895
American Indian or Alaskan Native 17,813 1.3% 17,872   20,527 -2,714 -13.2%
Asian 54,064 3.9% 54,826   61,743 -7,679 -12.4%
Black or African American 278,261 20.2% 287,993   324,278 -46,017 -14.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9,100 0.7% 9,122   11,528 -2,428 -21.1%
White 692,739 50.3% 709,660   804,688 -111,949 -13.9%
Information Not Available 324,367 23.6% 344,342   375,601 -51,234 -13.6%
 
Years of Age 1,373,809   1,422,967   1,595,895
Younger than 22 24,410 1.8% 24,005   27,593 -3,183 -11.5%
22-24 52,678 3.8% 55,116   68,447 -15,769 -23.0%
25-34 317,267 23.1% 326,451   379,306 -62,039 -16.4%
35-44 308,253 22.4% 320,166   356,152 -47,899 -13.4%
45-54 312,636 22.8% 319,724   361,455 -48,819 -13.5%
55-59 151,956 11.1% 158,788   177,496 -25,540 -14.4%
60-64 115,439 8.4% 117,409   128,387 -12,948 -10.1%
65 and older 81,665 5.9% 84,190   84,573 -2,908 -3.4%
Information Not Available 9,505 0.7% 17,118   12,486 -2,981 -23.9%
 
Industry 1,373,809   1,422,967   1,595,895
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 43,457 3.2% 43,993   52,157 -8,700 -16.7%
Mining 6,330 0.5% 6,366   7,083 -753 -10.6%
Utilities 3,955 0.3% 4,494   3,908 47 1.2%
Construction 129,012 9.4% 130,284   146,008 -16,996 -11.6%
Manufacturing 133,800 9.7% 132,075   157,663 -23,863 -15.1%
Wholesale Trade 54,946 4.0% 56,768   61,708 -6,762 -11.0%
Retail Trade 118,887 8.7% 122,936   136,075 -17,188 -12.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 44,431 3.2% 48,915   53,123 -8,692 -16.4%
Information 46,668 3.4% 48,213   58,096 -11,428 -19.7%
Finance and Insurance 51,538 3.8% 51,289   51,768 -230 -0.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 22,115 1.6% 22,980   23,318 -1,203 -5.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 88,554 6.4% 93,602   104,987 -16,433 -15.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,124 0.8% 11,191   12,137 -1,013 -8.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 166,121 12.1% 179,778   219,812 -53,691 -24.4%
Educational Services 42,921 3.1% 47,155   50,718 -7,797 -15.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 135,542 9.9% 141,383   152,164 -16,622 -10.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 20,580 1.5% 19,772   22,971 -2,391 -10.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 76,129 5.5% 76,713   92,046 -15,917 -17.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 37,569 2.7% 39,104   42,377 -4,808 -11.3%
Public Administration 25,749 1.9% 25,902   31,412 -5,663 -18.0%
Information Not Available 114,381 8.3% 120,054   116,364 -1,983 -1.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,909 4,562 6,485 -1,576 -24.3
Male 2,618 53.3% 2,249   3,548 -930 -26.2%
Female 2,275 46.3% 2,301   2,923 -648 -22.2%
Information Not Available 16 0.3% 12   14 2 14.3%
 
Ethnicity 4,909   4,562   6,485    
Hispanic or Latino 2 0.0% 2   0 2 0.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,704 95.8% 4,377   6,174 -1,470 -23.8%
Information Not Available 203 4.1% 183   311 -108 -34.7%
 
Race 4,909 4,562 6,485
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,620 33.0% 1,660   1,775 -155 -8.7%
Asian 322 6.6% 229   497 -175 -35.2%
Black or African American 282 5.7% 237   338 -56 -16.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 111 2.3% 132   200 -89 -44.5%
White 2,369 48.3% 2,119   3,364 -995 -29.6%
Information Not Available 205 4.2% 185   311 -106 -34.1%
 
Years of Age 4,909 4,562 6,485
Younger than 22 61 0.9% 61   115 -54 -47.0%
22-24 217 3.2% 219   274 -57 -20.8%
25-34 1,302 19.0% 1,280   1,784 -482 -27.0%
35-44 1,220 17.8% 1,129   1,448 -228 -15.7%
45-54 957 14.0% 849   1,395 -438 -31.4%
55-59 538 7.9% 470   654 -116 -17.7%
60-64 431 6.3% 394   553 -122 -22.1%
65 and older 183 2.7% 160   262 -79 -30.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 4,909 4,562 6,485
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 27 0.5% 8   43 -16 -37.2%
Mining 93 1.9% 91   264 -171 -64.8%
Utilities 19 0.4% 16   15 4 26.7%
Construction 537 10.9% 425   806 -269 -33.4%
Manufacturing 436 8.8% 316   709 -273 -38.5%
Wholesale Trade 80 1.6% 80   122 -42 -34.4%
Retail Trade 526 10.7% 535   613 -87 -14.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 268 5.4% 199   343 -75 -21.9%
Information 58 1.2% 62   75 -17 -22.7%
Finance and Insurance 133 2.7% 135   88 45 51.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 77 1.6% 88   100 -23 -23.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 166 3.4% 173   216 -50 -23.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 14 0.3% 10   18 -4 -22.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 276 5.6% 248   343 -67 -19.5%
Educational Services 186 3.8% 212   217 -31 -14.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 527 10.7% 565   624 -97 -15.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 78 1.6% 58   129 -51 -39.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 466 9.4% 426   652 -186 -28.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 160 3.2% 200   193 -33 -17.1%
Public Administration 593 12.0% 536   655 -62 -9.5%
Information Not Available 189 3.8% 179   260 -71 -27.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,068 14,766 15,999
Male 6,900 45.8% 6,745   7,672 -772 -10.1%
Female 8,156 54.1% 8,006   8,311 -155 -1.9%
Information Not Available 12 0.1% 15   16 -4 -25.0%
 
Ethnicity 15,068 14,766 15,999
Hispanic or Latino 191 1.3% 184   210 -19 -9.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,508 76.4% 11,055   11,929 -421 -3.5%
Information Not Available 3,369 22.4% 3,527   3,860 -491 -12.7%
 
Race 15,068 14,766 15,999
American Indian or Alaskan Native 543 3.6% 700   738 -195 -26.4%
Asian 347 2.3% 401   382 -35 -9.2%
Black or African American 6,845 45.4% 6,643   7,069 -224 -3.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1% 16   18 0 0.0%
White 6,514 43.2% 6,282   6,987 -473 -6.8%
Information Not Available 801 5.3% 724   805 -4 -0.5%
 
Years of Age 15,068 14,766 15,999
Younger than 22 299 1.5% 302   349 -50 -14.3%
22-24 695 3.4% 636   728 -33 -4.5%
25-34 3,711 18.1% 3,644   3,970 -259 -6.5%
35-44 3,624 17.7% 3,540   3,958 -334 -8.4%
45-54 3,305 16.1% 3,298   3,486 -181 -5.2%
55-59 1,542 7.5% 1,523   1,610 -68 -4.2%
60-64 1,108 5.4% 1,037   1,098 10 0.9%
65 and older 776 3.8% 778   794 -18 -2.3%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 8   6 2 33.3%
 
Industry 15,068 14,766 15,999
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 119 0.8% 100   139 -20 -14.4%
Mining 54 0.4% 60   50 4 8.0%
Utilities 20 0.1% 28   57 -37 -64.9%
Construction 988 6.5% 1,109   1,267 -279 -22.0%
Manufacturing 3,118 20.5% 2,481   2,533 585 23.1%
Wholesale Trade 539 3.5% 556   605 -66 -10.9%
Retail Trade 1,846 12.2% 1,876   1,942 -96 -4.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 456 3.0% 396   419 37 8.8%
Information 220 1.4% 230   255 -35 -13.7%
Finance and Insurance 560 3.7% 575   442 118 26.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 204 1.3% 212   228 -24 -10.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 789 5.2% 847   907 -118 -13.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 35 0.2% 35   54 -19 -35.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,869 12.3% 1,886   2,167 -298 -13.8%
Educational Services 409 2.7% 406   501 -92 -18.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,439 9.5% 1,415   1,592 -153 -9.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 89 0.6% 90   109 -20 -18.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 988 6.5% 992   1,146 -158 -13.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 326 2.1% 334   406 -80 -19.7%
Public Administration 218 1.4% 222   211 7 3.3%
Information Not Available 782 5.1% 916   969 -187 -19.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,073 9,406 11,844
Male 4,138 45.6% 4,084   5,900 -1,762 -29.9%
Female 4,071 44.9% 4,348   5,115 -1,044 -20.4%
Information Not Available 864 9.5% 974   829 35 4.2%
 
Ethnicity 9,073 9,406 11,844
Hispanic or Latino 68 0.7% 65   110 -42 -38.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,141 89.7% 8,367   10,905 -2,764 -25.3%
Information Not Available 864 9.5% 974   829 35 4.2%
 
Race 9,073 9,406 11,844
American Indian or Alaskan Native 95 1.1% 104   129 -34 -26.4%
Asian 17 0.2% 15   18 -1 -5.6%
Black or African American 2,603 28.9% 2,683   3,155 -552 -17.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 467 5.2% 454   579 -112 -19.3%
White 4,959 55.1% 5,111   7,024 -2,065 -29.4%
Information Not Available 864 9.6% 974   939 -75 -8.0%
 
Years of Age 9,073 9,406 11,844
Younger than 22 212 1.6% 210   251 -39 -15.5%
22-24 355 2.6% 362   492 -137 -27.8%
25-34 1,737 13.0% 1,840   2,386 -649 -27.2%
35-44 2,064 15.4% 2,082   2,662 -598 -22.5%
45-54 1,857 13.8% 1,953   2,578 -721 -28.0%
55-59 943 7.0% 924   1,205 -262 -21.7%
60-64 619 4.6% 628   844 -225 -26.7%
65 and older 422 3.1% 433   597 -175 -29.3%
Information Not Available 864 6.4% 974   829 35 4.2%
 
Industry 9,073 9,406 11,844
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 92 1.0% 79   94 -2 -2.1%
Mining 54 0.6% 49   70 -16 -22.9%
Utilities 15 0.2% 25   25 -10 -40.0%
Construction 604 6.6% 590   934 -330 -35.3%
Manufacturing 1,302 14.2% 1,207   1,794 -492 -27.4%
Wholesale Trade 445 4.9% 464   600 -155 -25.8%
Retail Trade 918 10.0% 973   1,295 -377 -29.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 244 2.7% 268   386 -142 -36.8%
Information 119 1.3% 120   146 -27 -18.5%
Finance and Insurance 203 2.2% 208   198 5 2.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 128 1.4% 138   138 -10 -7.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 375 4.1% 422   488 -113 -23.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 67 0.7% 70   112 -45 -40.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 942 10.3% 1,008   1,274 -332 -26.1%
Educational Services 199 2.2% 229   274 -75 -27.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,117 12.2% 1,168   1,236 -119 -9.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 77 0.8% 62   89 -12 -13.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 466 5.1% 491   618 -152 -24.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 182 2.0% 179   291 -109 -37.5%
Public Administration 186 2.0% 182   231 -45 -19.5%
Information Not Available 1,338 14.6% 1,474   1,551 -213 -13.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,787 26,223 26,438
Male 11,831 49.7% 13,450   13,384 -1,553 -11.6%
Female 11,941 50.2% 12,761   13,044 -1,103 -8.5%
Information Not Available 15 0.1% 12   10 5 50.0%
 
Ethnicity 23,787 26,223 26,438
Hispanic or Latino 8,981 37.8% 10,517   9,844 -863 -8.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,756 41.0% 10,030   11,488 -1,732 -15.1%
Information Not Available 5,050 21.2% 5,676   5,106 -56 -1.1%
 
Race 23,787 26,223 26,438
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,290 5.4% 1,469   1,454 -164 -11.3%
Asian 1,787 7.5% 2,288   1,737 50 2.9%
Black or African American 2,018 8.5% 2,061   2,239 -221 -9.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 215 0.9% 212   222 -7 -3.2%
White 10,879 45.7% 11,144   12,879 -2,000 -15.5%
Information Not Available 7,598 31.9% 9,049   7,907 -309 -3.9%
 
Years of Age 23,787 26,223 26,438
Younger than 22 419 1.3% 518   503 -84 -16.7%
22-24 985 3.0% 1,084   1,224 -239 -19.5%
25-34 5,538 17.0% 5,965   5,960 -422 -7.1%
35-44 5,106 15.7% 5,563   5,790 -684 -11.8%
45-54 5,464 16.8% 6,066   6,135 -671 -10.9%
55-59 2,806 8.6% 3,091   3,181 -375 -11.8%
60-64 2,102 6.5% 2,318   2,245 -143 -6.4%
65 and older 1,367 4.2% 1,618   1,400 -33 -2.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 23,787 26,223 26,438
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 3,082 11.5% 4,448   2,899 183 6.3%
Mining 45 0.2% 32   49 -4 -8.2%
Utilities 34 0.1% 29   40 -6 -15.0%
Construction 1,243 4.6% 1,378   1,326 -83 -6.3%
Manufacturing 1,195 4.4% 1,139   1,352 -157 -11.6%
Wholesale Trade 854 3.2% 928   990 -136 -13.7%
Retail Trade 1,670 6.2% 1,746   2,002 -332 -16.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 735 2.7% 750   611 124 20.3%
Information 402 1.5% 417   432 -30 -6.9%
Finance and Insurance 1,037 3.9% 1,030   1,197 -160 -13.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 351 1.3% 349   437 -86 -19.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,191 4.4% 1,212   1,372 -181 -13.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 122 0.5% 120   88 34 38.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,795 10.4% 3,025   3,382 -587 -17.4%
Educational Services 574 2.1% 568   717 -143 -19.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,079 7.7% 2,078   2,507 -428 -17.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 230 0.9% 258   253 -23 -9.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,127 4.2% 1,164   1,285 -158 -12.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 463 1.7% 459   549 -86 -15.7%
Public Administration 480 1.8% 435   574 -94 -16.4%
Information Not Available 4,078 15.2% 4,658   4,376 -298 -6.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 269,451 281,545 301,414
Male 138,581 51.4% 143,237   156,257 -17,676 -11.3%
Female 130,774 48.5% 138,111   145,063 -14,289 -9.9%
Information Not Available 96 0.0% 197   94 2 2.1%
 
Ethnicity 269,451 281,545 301,414
Hispanic or Latino 108,898 40.4% 114,747   123,425 -14,527 -11.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 132,606 49.2% 139,787   150,237 -17,631 -11.7%
Information Not Available 27,947 10.4% 27,011   27,752 195 0.7%
 
Race 269,451 281,545 301,414
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,024 0.8% 1,774   2,352 -328 -13.9%
Asian 26,502 9.8% 26,124   29,069 -2,567 -8.8%
Black or African American 23,900 8.9% 25,138   29,539 -5,639 -19.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 80,180 29.8% 86,751   89,276 -9,096 -10.2%
Information Not Available 136,845 50.8% 141,758   151,178 -14,333 -9.5%
 
Years of Age 269,451 281,545 301,414
Younger than 22 4,915 1.5% 4,929   5,833 -918 -15.7%
22-24 10,793 3.3% 12,618   15,993 -5,200 -32.5%
25-34 67,460 20.6% 71,569   77,611 -10,151 -13.1%
35-44 59,364 18.1% 63,880   64,722 -5,358 -8.3%
45-54 61,002 18.6% 59,345   63,218 -2,216 -3.5%
55-59 25,345 7.7% 28,293   32,362 -7,017 -21.7%
60-64 21,780 6.6% 21,786   24,271 -2,491 -10.3%
65 and older 18,792 5.7% 19,125   17,310 1,482 8.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   94 -94 -100.0%
 
Industry 269,451 281,545 301,414
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 31,609 10.5% 31,151   40,170 -8,561 -21.3%
Mining 964 0.3% 789   659 305 46.3%
Utilities 675 0.2% 1,084   1,223 -548 -44.8%
Construction 22,262 7.4% 22,181   20,884 1,378 6.6%
Manufacturing 25,634 8.5% 22,969   23,895 1,739 7.3%
Wholesale Trade 2,987 1.0% 3,549   1,505 1,482 98.5%
Retail Trade 19,563 6.5% 20,998   22,202 -2,639 -11.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 5,975 2.0% 5,520   8,467 -2,492 -29.4%
Information 20,912 6.9% 21,688   26,999 -6,087 -22.5%
Finance and Insurance 6,650 2.2% 6,112   4,704 1,946 41.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 2,987 1.0% 3,450   1,787 1,200 67.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,975 2.0% 7,788   6,867 -892 -13.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 39,320 13.1% 48,798   69,427 -30,107 -43.4%
Educational Services 9,444 3.1% 11,238   11,289 -1,845 -16.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 21,780 7.2% 23,462   21,637 143 0.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4,722 1.6% 4,633   4,421 301 6.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 11,468 3.8% 13,111   15,052 -3,584 -23.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 7,613 2.5% 7,985   7,432 181 2.4%
Public Administration 3,277 1.1% 3,746   3,104 173 5.6%
Information Not Available 25,634 8.5% 21,293   9,690 15,944 164.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,149 16,487 19,324
Male 8,744 51.0% 8,223   9,750 -1,006 -10.3%
Female 8,405 49.0% 8,264   9,573 -1,168 -12.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,149 16,487 19,324
Hispanic or Latino 3,298 19.2% 3,084   3,538 -240 -6.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 12,151 70.9% 11,799   13,803 -1,652 -12.0%
Information Not Available 1,700 9.9% 1,604   1,983 -283 -14.3%
 
Race 17,149 16,487 19,324
American Indian or Alaskan Native 324 1.9% 310   356 -32 -9.0%
Asian 313 1.8% 341   453 -140 -30.9%
Black or African American 1,223 7.1% 1,214   1,306 -83 -6.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 69 0.4% 73   70 -1 -1.4%
White 11,968 69.8% 11,577   13,559 -1,591 -11.7%
Information Not Available 3,252 19.0% 2,972   3,580 -328 -9.2%
 
Years of Age 17,149 16,487 19,324
Younger than 22 138 0.5% 132   174 -36 -20.7%
22-24 411 1.5% 385   449 -38 -8.5%
25-34 3,555 13.0% 3,357   4,097 -542 -13.2%
35-44 4,152 15.1% 4,050   4,496 -344 -7.7%
45-54 4,053 14.8% 3,905   4,683 -630 -13.5%
55-59 2,108 7.7% 2,071   2,428 -320 -13.2%
60-64 1,676 6.1% 1,585   1,888 -212 -11.2%
65 and older 1,049 3.8% 997   1,106 -57 -5.2%
Information Not Available 7 0.0% 5   3 4 133.3%
 
Industry 17,149 16,487 19,324
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 133 0.8% 126   136 -3 -2.2%
Mining 169 1.0% 151   186 -17 -9.1%
Utilities 45 0.3% 44   33 12 36.4%
Construction 1,668 9.7% 1,427   1,686 -18 -1.1%
Manufacturing 1,150 6.7% 1,223   1,393 -243 -17.4%
Wholesale Trade 900 5.2% 916   1,021 -121 -11.9%
Retail Trade 1,397 8.1% 1,463   1,580 -183 -11.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 431 2.5% 438   500 -69 -13.8%
Information 762 4.4% 742   898 -136 -15.1%
Finance and Insurance 857 5.0% 856   951 -94 -9.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 469 2.7% 421   477 -8 -1.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,744 10.1% 1,787   2,223 -479 -21.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 245 1.4% 200   228 17 7.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,811 10.5% 1,788   2,198 -387 -17.6%
Educational Services 600 3.5% 608   681 -81 -11.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,796 10.4% 1,829   1,925 -129 -6.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 446 2.6% 303   457 -11 -2.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,185 6.9% 907   1,287 -102 -7.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 482 2.8% 489   528 -46 -8.7%
Public Administration 407 2.4% 332   448 -41 -9.2%
Information Not Available 452 2.6% 437   488 -36 -7.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 25,868 26,747 29,495
Male 13,041 50.4% 13,387   15,381 -2,340 -15.2%
Female 12,827 49.6% 13,360   14,114 -1,287 -9.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 25,868 26,747 29,495
Hispanic or Latino 4,321 16.7% 4,484   4,688 -367 -7.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 21,547 83.3% 22,263   24,807 -3,260 -13.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 25,868 26,747 29,495
American Indian or Alaskan Native 90 0.3% 94   114 -24 -21.1%
Asian 538 2.1% 529   618 -80 -12.9%
Black or African American 4,742 18.3% 4,955   5,260 -518 -9.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 14,358 55.5% 14,906   16,462 -2,104 -12.8%
Information Not Available 6,140 23.7% 6,263   7,041 -901 -12.8%
 
Years of Age 25,868 26,747 29,495
Younger than 22 453 1.2% 417   510 -57 -11.2%
22-24 1,009 2.7% 1,032   1,229 -220 -17.9%
25-34 5,751 15.3% 5,982   6,541 -790 -12.1%
35-44 5,173 13.7% 5,427   5,879 -706 -12.0%
45-54 5,685 15.1% 5,910   6,849 -1,164 -17.0%
55-59 3,189 8.5% 3,199   3,528 -339 -9.6%
60-64 2,565 6.8% 2,663   2,808 -243 -8.7%
65 and older 2,043 5.4% 2,117   2,151 -108 -5.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 25,868 26,747 29,495
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 98 0.4% 75   122 -24 -19.7%
Mining 7 0.0% 8   15 -8 -53.3%
Utilities 36 0.1% 43   41 -5 -12.2%
Construction 1,976 7.6% 2,260   2,716 -740 -27.2%
Manufacturing 2,856 11.0% 2,707   3,100 -244 -7.9%
Wholesale Trade 1,251 4.8% 1,249   1,336 -85 -6.4%
Retail Trade 3,187 12.3% 3,396   3,535 -348 -9.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,094 4.2% 1,316   1,209 -115 -9.5%
Information 488 1.9% 485   612 -124 -20.3%
Finance and Insurance 1,157 4.5% 1,155   1,303 -146 -11.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 419 1.6% 445   462 -43 -9.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,775 6.8% 1,808   1,951 -176 -9.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 317 1.2% 354   344 -27 -7.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,837 10.9% 2,820   3,245 -408 -12.6%
Educational Services 1,063 4.1% 1,132   1,193 -130 -10.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,565 13.7% 3,710   4,083 -518 -12.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 333 1.3% 331   563 -230 -40.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,828 7.0% 1,900   1,780 48 2.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 915 3.5% 916   1,032 -117 -11.3%
Public Administration 310 1.2% 271   342 -32 -9.4%
Information Not Available 356 1.4% 366   511 -155 -30.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,288 7,305 8,270
Male 3,214 44.1% 3,249   3,673 -459 -12.5%
Female 4,071 55.9% 4,056   4,595 -524 -11.4%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 0   2 1 50.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,288 7,305 8,270
Hispanic or Latino 539 7.4% 565   572 -33 -5.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,717 92.2% 6,705   7,663 -946 -12.3%
Information Not Available 32 0.4% 35   35 -3 -8.6%
 
Race 7,288 7,305 8,270
American Indian or Alaskan Native 38 0.5% 30   33 5 15.2%
Asian 147 2.0% 154   222 -75 -33.8%
Black or African American 5,173 71.0% 5,140   5,560 -387 -7.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 29 0.4% 23   21 8 38.1%
White 1,238 17.0% 1,257   1,629 -391 -24.0%
Information Not Available 663 9.1% 701   805 -142 -17.6%
 
Years of Age 7,288 7,305 8,270
Younger than 22 115 1.4% 105   133 -18 -13.5%
22-24 327 4.1% 311   399 -72 -18.0%
25-34 2,068 25.9% 2,049   2,324 -256 -11.0%
35-44 1,623 20.3% 1,648   1,952 -329 -16.9%
45-54 1,550 19.4% 1,544   1,722 -172 -10.0%
55-59 736 9.2% 748   813 -77 -9.5%
60-64 532 6.7% 547   571 -39 -6.8%
65 and older 337 4.2% 353   356 -19 -5.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,288 7,305 8,270
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 10 0.1% 5   15 -5 -33.3%
Manufacturing 2 0.0% 3   2 0 0.0%
Wholesale Trade 2 0.0% 3   2 0 0.0%
Retail Trade 11 0.2% 15   17 -6 -35.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 4 0.1% 4   10 -6 -60.0%
Information 4 0.1% 4   6 -2 -33.3%
Finance and Insurance 2 0.0% 3   7 -5 -71.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3 0.0% 3   2 1 50.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 10 0.1% 14   51 -41 -80.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 2 0.0% 0   0 2 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 23 0.3% 23   54 -31 -57.4%
Educational Services 6 0.1% 6   8 -2 -25.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 14 0.2% 10   23 -9 -39.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4 0.1% 1   1 3 300.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 11 0.2% 15   24 -13 -54.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 6 0.1% 7   13 -7 -53.8%
Public Administration 6 0.1% 5   6 0 0.0%
Information Not Available 7,168 98.4% 7,184   8,029 -861 -10.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 3,671 3,787 3,980
Male 1,521 41.4% 1,513   1,720 -199 -11.6%
Female 1,836 50.0% 1,982   1,998 -162 -8.1%
Information Not Available 314 8.6% 292   262 52 19.8%
 
Ethnicity 3,671 3,787 3,980
Hispanic or Latino 234 6.4% 258   290 -56 -19.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,123 85.1% 3,237   3,428 -305 -8.9%
Information Not Available 314 8.6% 292   262 52 19.8%
 
Race 3,671 3,787 3,980
American Indian or Alaskan Native 10 0.3% 7   16 -6 -37.5%
Asian 58 1.6% 65   84 -26 -31.0%
Black or African American 1,515 41.3% 1,582   1,727 -212 -12.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1% 5   1 2 200.0%
White 1,840 50.1% 1,885   1,944 -104 -5.3%
Information Not Available 246 6.7% 243   209 37 17.7%
 
Years of Age 3,671 3,787 3,980
Younger than 22 73 1.4% 59   75 -2 -2.7%
22-24 133 2.6% 146   174 -41 -23.6%
25-34 855 16.6% 894   1,008 -153 -15.2%
35-44 729 14.2% 733   842 -113 -13.4%
45-54 878 17.1% 882   794 84 10.6%
55-59 413 8.0% 458   460 -47 -10.2%
60-64 370 7.2% 374   388 -18 -4.6%
65 and older 170 3.3% 190   198 -28 -14.1%
Information Not Available 50 1.0% 51   41 9 22.0%
 
Industry 3,671 3,787 3,980
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 25 0.7% 22   5 20 400.0%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 4 0.1% 5   12 -8 -66.7%
Construction 173 4.7% 183   233 -60 -25.8%
Manufacturing 206 5.6% 143   269 -63 -23.4%
Wholesale Trade 136 3.7% 132   130 6 4.6%
Retail Trade 544 14.7% 569   547 -3 -0.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 110 3.0% 116   144 -34 -23.6%
Information 30 0.8% 47   53 -23 -43.4%
Finance and Insurance 394 10.7% 428   362 32 8.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 87 2.4% 69   80 7 8.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 267 7.2% 302   309 -42 -13.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 12 0.3% 13   21 -9 -42.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 595 16.1% 649   664 -69 -10.4%
Educational Services 93 2.5% 94   108 -15 -13.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 484 13.1% 503   521 -37 -7.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 40 1.1% 40   44 -4 -9.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 316 8.5% 335   351 -35 -10.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 101 2.7% 91   85 16 18.8%
Public Administration 34 0.9% 29   30 4 13.3%
Information Not Available 20 0.5% 17   12 8 66.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 37,369 39,996 50,116
Male 16,852 45.1% 18,029   22,085 -5,233 -23.7%
Female 20,478 54.8% 21,931   27,997 -7,519 -26.9%
Information Not Available 39 0.1% 36   34 5 14.7%
 
Ethnicity 37,369 39,996 50,116
Hispanic or Latino 9,437 25.3% 10,416   13,033 -3,596 -27.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 24,853 66.5% 26,322   33,370 -8,517 -25.5%
Information Not Available 3,079 8.2% 3,258   3,713 -634 -17.1%
 
Race 37,369 39,996 50,116
American Indian or Alaskan Native 208 0.6% 225   323 -115 -35.6%
Asian 587 1.6% 558   779 -192 -24.6%
Black or African American 10,139 27.1% 11,073   13,578 -3,439 -25.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 201 0.5% 212   243 -42 -17.3%
White 22,068 59.1% 23,432   29,814 -7,746 -26.0%
Information Not Available 4,166 11.1% 4,496   5,379 -1,213 -22.6%
 
Years of Age 37,369 39,996 50,116
Younger than 22 277 0.5% 333   497 -220 -44.3%
22-24 918 1.6% 1,077   1,419 -501 -35.3%
25-34 6,764 12.0% 7,088   10,355 -3,591 -34.7%
35-44 7,769 13.8% 8,225   10,434 -2,665 -25.5%
45-54 7,833 14.0% 8,485   10,751 -2,918 -27.1%
55-59 4,178 7.4% 4,473   5,370 -1,192 -22.2%
60-64 3,300 5.9% 3,525   4,092 -792 -19.4%
65 and older 2,382 4.2% 2,783   2,948 -566 -19.2%
Information Not Available 3,948 7.0% 4,007   4,250 -302 -7.1%
 
Industry 37,369 39,996 50,116
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,091 2.8% 1,991   1,254 -163 -13.0%
Mining 28 0.1% 25   32 -4 -12.5%
Utilities 51 0.1% 47   53 -2 -3.8%
Construction 2,121 5.5% 2,123   2,500 -379 -15.2%
Manufacturing 1,697 4.4% 1,631   2,206 -509 -23.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,506 3.9% 1,658   2,056 -550 -26.8%
Retail Trade 3,595 9.3% 3,591   4,481 -886 -19.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 995 2.6% 1,028   1,275 -280 -22.0%
Information 670 1.7% 685   838 -168 -20.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,784 4.6% 1,683   1,995 -211 -10.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 809 2.1% 868   1,060 -251 -23.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,777 7.2% 2,768   3,849 -1,072 -27.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 450 1.2% 459   509 -59 -11.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,227 16.2% 6,606   8,813 -2,586 -29.3%
Educational Services 1,086 2.8% 1,217   1,421 -335 -23.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,707 9.6% 3,983   5,306 -1,599 -30.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 751 2.0% 989   1,128 -377 -33.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,728 7.1% 3,049   4,570 -1,842 -40.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,039 2.7% 1,101   1,359 -320 -23.5%
Public Administration 519 1.3% 517   636 -117 -18.4%
Information Not Available 3,738 9.7% 3,977   4,775 -1,037 -21.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 25,459 23,535 28,597
Male 11,143 43.8% 9,652   12,982 -1,839 -14.2%
Female 12,631 49.6% 12,340   14,159 -1,528 -10.8%
Information Not Available 1,685 6.6% 1,543   1,456 229 15.7%
 
Ethnicity 25,459 23,535 28,597
Hispanic or Latino 143 0.6% 159   9 134 1488.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 23,631 92.8% 21,833   27,132 -3,501 -12.9%
Information Not Available 1,685 6.6% 1,543   1,456 229 15.7%
 
Race 25,459 23,535 28,597
American Indian or Alaskan Native 79 0.3% 102   126 -47 -37.3%
Asian 362 1.4% 402   451 -89 -19.7%
Black or African American 14,641 57.5% 13,149   16,697 -2,056 -12.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 8,692 34.1% 8,339   9,867 -1,175 -11.9%
Information Not Available 1,685 6.6% 1,543   1,456 229 15.7%
 
Years of Age 25,459 23,535 28,597
Younger than 22 446 1.4% 382   542 -96 -17.7%
22-24 930 2.9% 831   1,191 -261 -21.9%
25-34 5,879 18.2% 5,439   7,136 -1,257 -17.6%
35-44 6,347 19.7% 5,806   7,046 -699 -9.9%
45-54 6,110 18.9% 5,662   6,796 -686 -10.1%
55-59 2,768 8.6% 2,563   2,943 -175 -5.9%
60-64 1,874 5.8% 1,737   1,887 -13 -0.7%
65 and older 1,105 3.4% 1,115   1,055 50 4.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Industry 25,459 23,535 28,597
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 332 1.3% 258   292 40 13.7%
Mining 24 0.1% 19   17 7 41.2%
Utilities 22 0.1% 23   21 1 4.8%
Construction 681 2.6% 624   845 -164 -19.4%
Manufacturing 3,211 12.5% 1,644   3,033 178 5.9%
Wholesale Trade 976 3.8% 947   1,140 -164 -14.4%
Retail Trade 1,721 6.7% 1,792   2,070 -349 -16.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 370 1.4% 372   523 -153 -29.3%
Information 353 1.4% 380   489 -136 -27.8%
Finance and Insurance 678 2.6% 664   720 -42 -5.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 268 1.0% 250   337 -69 -20.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,271 16.6% 4,158   4,944 -673 -13.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 39 0.2% 40   32 7 21.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 77 0.3% 60   83 -6 -7.2%
Educational Services 509 2.0% 587   627 -118 -18.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,103 4.3% 1,132   1,326 -223 -16.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,053 4.1% 1,005   1,147 -94 -8.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 146 0.6% 171   184 -38 -20.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 293 1.1% 336   310 -17 -5.5%
Public Administration 224 0.9% 219   369 -145 -39.3%
Information Not Available 9,108 35.3% 8,854   10,088 -980 -9.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,643 6,474 7,620
Male 4,190 63.1% 4,340   5,255 -1,065 -20.3%
Female 2,453 36.9% 2,134   2,363 90 3.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,643 6,474 7,620
Hispanic or Latino 447 6.7% 468   555 -108 -19.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,693 70.6% 4,511   5,071 -378 -7.5%
Information Not Available 1,503 22.6% 1,495   1,994 -491 -24.6%
 
Race 6,643 6,474 7,620
American Indian or Alaskan Native 45 0.7% 47   50 -5 -10.0%
Asian 2,215 33.3% 2,112   2,349 -134 -5.7%
Black or African American 120 1.8% 122   114 6 5.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2,024 30.5% 1,995   2,548 -524 -20.6%
White 1,403 21.1% 1,395   1,584 -181 -11.4%
Information Not Available 836 12.6% 803   975 -139 -14.3%
 
Years of Age 6,643 6,474 7,620
Younger than 22 94 1.3% 90   136 -42 -30.9%
22-24 232 3.1% 251   306 -74 -24.2%
25-34 1,428 19.3% 1,427   1,713 -285 -16.6%
35-44 1,531 20.7% 1,538   1,732 -201 -11.6%
45-54 1,458 19.7% 1,402   1,763 -305 -17.3%
55-59 731 9.9% 739   833 -102 -12.2%
60-64 657 8.9% 586   657 0 0.0%
65 and older 512 6.9% 441   480 32 6.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,643 6,474 7,620
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 103 1.5% 114   108 -5 -4.6%
Mining 0 0.0% 2   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 7 0.1% 7   9 -2 -22.2%
Construction 1,940 28.8% 2,242   2,832 -892 -31.5%
Manufacturing 110 1.6% 121   154 -44 -28.6%
Wholesale Trade 93 1.4% 90   95 -2 -2.1%
Retail Trade 305 4.5% 292   306 -1 -0.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 425 6.3% 224   376 49 13.0%
Information 101 1.5% 81   219 -118 -53.9%
Finance and Insurance 70 1.0% 70   63 7 11.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 62 0.9% 64   91 -29 -31.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 250 3.7% 266   263 -13 -4.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 29 0.4% 30   53 -24 -45.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 657 9.7% 707   741 -84 -11.3%
Educational Services 84 1.2% 80   64 20 31.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 268 4.0% 245   355 -87 -24.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 80 1.2% 92   36 44 122.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,101 16.3% 831   621 480 77.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 111 1.6% 128   139 -28 -20.1%
Public Administration 67 1.0% 59   101 -34 -33.7%
Information Not Available 780 11.6% 729   994 -214 -21.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,568 11,599 12,111
Male 6,214 53.7% 6,007   6,599 -385 -5.8%
Female 5,197 44.9% 5,443   5,371 -174 -3.2%
Information Not Available 157 1.4% 149   141 16 11.3%
 
Ethnicity 11,568 11,599 12,111
Hispanic or Latino 1,069 9.2% 991   0 1,069 0.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,961 86.1% 10,018   0 9,961 0.0%
Information Not Available 538 4.7% 590   12,111 -11,573 -95.6%
 
Race 11,568 11,599 12,111
American Indian or Alaskan Native 218 1.9% 222   167 51 30.5%
Asian 161 1.4% 156   170 -9 -5.3%
Black or African American 1,058 9.1% 1,046   940 118 12.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 8,524 73.7% 8,594   8,015 509 6.4%
Information Not Available 1,607 13.9% 1,581   2,819 -1,212 -43.0%
 
Years of Age 11,568 11,599 12,111
Younger than 22 252 1.3% 218   229 23 10.0%
22-24 403 2.1% 371   451 -48 -10.6%
25-34 2,456 13.0% 2,394   2,576 -120 -4.7%
35-44 2,568 13.6% 2,628   2,692 -124 -4.6%
45-54 2,565 13.5% 2,594   2,853 -288 -10.1%
55-59 1,454 7.7% 1,497   1,554 -100 -6.4%
60-64 1,151 6.1% 1,144   1,102 49 4.4%
65 and older 706 3.7% 740   650 56 8.6%
Information Not Available 13 0.1% 13   4 9 225.0%
 
Industry 11,568 11,599 12,111
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 110 0.9% 110   130 -20 -15.4%
Mining 40 0.3% 19   14 26 185.7%
Utilities 16 0.1% 20   23 -7 -30.4%
Construction 1,762 15.1% 1,483   1,761 1 0.1%
Manufacturing 2,387 20.4% 2,457   2,655 -268 -10.1%
Wholesale Trade 537 4.6% 548   621 -84 -13.5%
Retail Trade 1,211 10.4% 1,200   1,131 80 7.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 367 3.1% 358   369 -2 -0.5%
Information 336 2.9% 391   388 -52 -13.4%
Finance and Insurance 486 4.2% 508   460 26 5.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 134 1.1% 132   119 15 12.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 616 5.3% 681   590 26 4.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 74 0.6% 69   51 23 45.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,015 8.7% 1,046   1,124 -109 -9.7%
Educational Services 238 2.0% 265   286 -48 -16.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,042 8.9% 1,049   1,096 -54 -4.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 105 0.9% 106   120 -15 -12.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 566 4.8% 607   579 -13 -2.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 281 2.4% 303   297 -16 -5.4%
Public Administration 152 1.3% 151   203 -51 -25.1%
Information Not Available 93 0.8% 96   94 -1 -1.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 3,720 3,282 4,099
Male 1,928 51.8% 1,605   2,111 -183 -8.7%
Female 1,791 48.1% 1,676   1,987 -196 -9.9%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 3,720 3,282 4,099
Hispanic or Latino 386 10.4% 339   393 -7 -1.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,808 75.5% 2,466   3,080 -272 -8.8%
Information Not Available 526 14.1% 477   626 -100 -16.0%
 
Race 3,720 3,282 4,099
American Indian or Alaskan Native 192 3.0% 186   230 -38 -16.5%
Asian 61 1.0% 69   96 -35 -36.5%
Black or African American 91 1.4% 63   98 -7 -7.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 44 0.7% 46   42 2 4.8%
White 4,999 79.1% 3,823   5,109 -110 -2.2%
Information Not Available 936 14.8% 829   1,002 -66 -6.6%
 
Years of Age 3,720 3,282 4,099
Younger than 22 66 0.8% 48   66 0 0.0%
22-24 113 1.3% 99   147 -34 -23.1%
25-34 665 7.9% 573   775 -110 -14.2%
35-44 800 9.5% 734   923 -123 -13.3%
45-54 912 10.9% 824   966 -54 -5.6%
55-59 466 5.6% 439   518 -52 -10.0%
60-64 330 3.9% 288   401 -71 -17.7%
65 and older 368 4.4% 277   302 66 21.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Industry 3,720 3,282 4,099
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 85 2.2% 46   61 24 39.3%
Mining 22 0.6% 15   20 2 10.0%
Utilities 6 0.2% 11   5 1 20.0%
Construction 332 8.7% 259   378 -46 -12.2%
Manufacturing 470 12.4% 453   495 -25 -5.1%
Wholesale Trade 192 5.0% 190   204 -12 -5.9%
Retail Trade 424 11.1% 357   447 -23 -5.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 105 2.8% 106   116 -11 -9.5%
Information 63 1.7% 57   86 -23 -26.7%
Finance and Insurance 134 3.5% 122   156 -22 -14.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 46 1.2% 36   47 -1 -2.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 246 6.5% 256   258 -12 -4.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 14 0.4% 16   11 3 27.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 403 10.6% 352   400 3 0.8%
Educational Services 101 2.7% 86   122 -21 -17.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 378 9.9% 372   521 -143 -27.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 69 1.8% 38   75 -6 -8.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 210 5.5% 175   254 -44 -17.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 76 2.0% 64   98 -22 -22.4%
Public Administration 104 2.7% 80   128 -24 -18.8%
Information Not Available 240 6.3% 191   217 23 10.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 75,487 76,446 87,968
Male 38,325 50.8% 38,746   46,360 -8,035 -17.3%
Female 36,717 48.6% 37,184   41,025 -4,308 -10.5%
Information Not Available 445 0.6% 516   583 -138 -23.7%
 
Ethnicity 75,487 76,446 87,968
Hispanic or Latino 9,333 12.4% 9,183   11,162 -1,829 -16.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 58,978 78.1% 59,864   68,050 -9,072 -13.3%
Information Not Available 7,176 9.5% 7,399   8,756 -1,580 -18.0%
 
Race 75,487 76,446 87,968
American Indian or Alaskan Native 396 0.5% 394   362 34 9.4%
Asian 2,069 2.7% 2,088   2,416 -347 -14.4%
Black or African American 22,556 29.9% 23,074   25,767 -3,211 -12.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 164 0.2% 187   193 -29 -15.0%
White 43,144 57.2% 43,551   50,583 -7,439 -14.7%
Information Not Available 7,158 9.5% 7,152   8,647 -1,489 -17.2%
 
Years of Age 75,487 76,446 87,968
Younger than 22 916 0.8% 864   1,252 -336 -26.8%
22-24 2,411 2.2% 2,397   3,195 -784 -24.5%
25-34 16,273 14.6% 16,179   20,228 -3,955 -19.6%
35-44 17,577 15.7% 18,029   20,582 -3,005 -14.6%
45-54 17,838 16.0% 18,152   21,064 -3,226 -15.3%
55-59 9,345 8.4% 9,585   10,314 -969 -9.4%
60-64 6,990 6.3% 7,064   7,301 -311 -4.3%
65 and older 4,137 3.7% 4,176   4,032 105 2.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 75,487 76,446 87,968
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 235 0.3% 187   183 52 28.4%
Mining 81 0.1% 92   233 -152 -65.2%
Utilities 124 0.2% 148   114 10 8.8%
Construction 6,947 9.2% 7,267   8,351 -1,404 -16.8%
Manufacturing 8,227 10.9% 8,134   9,259 -1,032 -11.1%
Wholesale Trade 3,642 4.8% 3,683   4,752 -1,110 -23.4%
Retail Trade 7,783 10.3% 7,728   8,120 -337 -4.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,453 4.6% 3,918   3,663 -210 -5.7%
Information 1,608 2.1% 1,695   2,007 -399 -19.9%
Finance and Insurance 3,355 4.4% 3,380   3,797 -442 -11.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,171 1.5% 1,259   1,399 -228 -16.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,910 7.8% 5,954   6,812 -902 -13.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 671 0.9% 655   918 -247 -26.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 10,731 14.2% 10,264   12,702 -1,971 -15.5%
Educational Services 2,244 3.0% 2,367   2,794 -550 -19.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,280 8.3% 6,310   6,907 -627 -9.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 957 1.3% 753   1,089 -132 -12.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,125 5.4% 4,273   4,891 -766 -15.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,163 2.9% 2,201   2,444 -281 -11.5%
Public Administration 1,903 2.5% 1,989   2,199 -296 -13.5%
Information Not Available 3,877 5.1% 4,189   5,334 -1,457 -27.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,375 12,793 13,472
Male 6,196 50.1% 6,500   6,968 -772 -11.1%
Female 6,097 49.3% 6,214   6,422 -325 -5.1%
Information Not Available 82 0.7% 79   82 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 12,375 12,793 13,472
Hispanic or Latino 611 4.9% 606   560 51 9.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,399 76.0% 9,832   10,303 -904 -8.8%
Information Not Available 2,365 19.1% 2,355   2,609 -244 -9.4%
 
Race 12,375 12,793 13,472
American Indian or Alaskan Native 48 0.4% 55   61 -13 -21.3%
Asian 79 0.6% 75   129 -50 -38.8%
Black or African American 2,314 18.7% 2,425   2,482 -168 -6.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 19 0.2% 24   25 -6 -24.0%
White 8,914 72.0% 9,212   9,884 -970 -9.8%
Information Not Available 1,001 8.1% 1,002   891 110 12.3%
 
Years of Age 12,375 12,793 13,472
Younger than 22 116 0.6% 117   113 3 2.7%
22-24 316 1.6% 302   303 13 4.3%
25-34 2,447 12.1% 2,444   2,584 -137 -5.3%
35-44 3,123 15.4% 3,313   3,301 -178 -5.4%
45-54 3,109 15.4% 3,236   3,645 -536 -14.7%
55-59 1,608 8.0% 1,675   1,787 -179 -10.0%
60-64 1,072 5.3% 1,096   1,177 -105 -8.9%
65 and older 584 2.9% 610   562 22 3.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 12,375 12,793 13,472
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 42 0.3% 43   25 17 68.0%
Mining 11 0.1% 12   7 4 57.1%
Utilities 33 0.3% 34   25 8 32.0%
Construction 1,279 10.3% 1,475   1,419 -140 -9.9%
Manufacturing 2,405 19.4% 2,589   2,679 -274 -10.2%
Wholesale Trade 573 4.6% 552   573 0 0.0%
Retail Trade 1,134 9.1% 1,130   1,509 -375 -24.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 414 3.3% 427   441 -27 -6.1%
Information 232 1.9% 250   253 -21 -8.3%
Finance and Insurance 481 3.9% 504   421 60 14.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 201 1.6% 217   226 -25 -11.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 659 5.3% 650   702 -43 -6.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 143 1.2% 143   121 22 18.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,183 9.5% 1,196   1,311 -128 -9.8%
Educational Services 449 3.6% 345   425 24 5.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,123 9.0% 1,174   1,185 -62 -5.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 87 0.7% 97   100 -13 -13.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 454 3.7% 451   390 64 16.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 358 2.9% 360   402 -44 -10.9%
Public Administration 131 1.1% 122   125 6 4.8%
Information Not Available 983 7.9% 1,022   1,133 -150 -13.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,935 7,720 11,376
Male 4,446 56.0% 3,963   6,523 -2,077 -31.8%
Female 3,489 44.0% 3,757   4,853 -1,364 -28.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,935 7,720 11,376
Hispanic or Latino 632 8.0% 619   800 -168 -21.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,217 53.1% 4,150   6,111 -1,894 -31.0%
Information Not Available 3,086 38.9% 2,951   4,465 -1,379 -30.9%
 
Race 7,935 7,720 11,376
American Indian or Alaskan Native 127 1.6% 148   148 -21 -14.2%
Asian 69 0.9% 93   118 -49 -41.5%
Black or African American 1,616 20.4% 1,727   3,207 -1,591 -49.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 25 0.3% 19   19 6 31.6%
White 5,578 70.3% 5,224   7,336 -1,758 -24.0%
Information Not Available 520 6.6% 509   548 -28 -5.1%
 
Years of Age 7,935 7,720 11,376
Younger than 22 108 0.8% 102   172 -64 -37.2%
22-24 283 2.2% 282   393 -110 -28.0%
25-34 1,679 13.1% 1,733   2,509 -830 -33.1%
35-44 1,900 14.8% 1,892   2,810 -910 -32.4%
45-54 1,831 14.3% 1,734   2,763 -932 -33.7%
55-59 1,047 8.2% 944   1,321 -274 -20.7%
60-64 699 5.5% 639   935 -236 -25.2%
65 and older 388 3.0% 394   473 -85 -18.0%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,935 7,720 11,376
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 38 0.5% 27   41 -3 -7.3%
Mining 111 1.4% 43   65 46 70.8%
Utilities 8 0.1% 14   20 -12 -60.0%
Construction 1,339 16.8% 870   1,181 158 13.4%
Manufacturing 870 10.9% 921   2,637 -1,767 -67.0%
Wholesale Trade 329 4.1% 355   378 -49 -13.0%
Retail Trade 619 7.8% 629   683 -64 -9.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 278 3.5% 284   335 -57 -17.0%
Information 228 2.9% 232   196 32 16.3%
Finance and Insurance 289 3.6% 314   272 17 6.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 148 1.9% 139   182 -34 -18.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 527 6.6% 604   698 -171 -24.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 52 0.7% 29   40 12 30.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 791 9.9% 862   1,170 -379 -32.4%
Educational Services 203 2.5% 213   194 9 4.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 939 11.8% 1,004   1,087 -148 -13.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 59 0.7% 49   56 3 5.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 333 4.2% 350   437 -104 -23.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 154 1.9% 174   193 -39 -20.2%
Public Administration 228 2.9% 231   274 -46 -16.8%
Information Not Available 392 4.9% 376   1,237 -845 -68.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,322 17,949 15,782
Male 7,428 51.9% 10,037   8,360 -932 -11.1%
Female 6,894 48.1% 7,912   7,422 -528 -7.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 14,322 17,949 15,782
Hispanic or Latino 27 0.2% 32   23 4 17.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 289 2.0% 350   473 -184 -38.9%
Information Not Available 14,006 97.8% 17,567   15,286 -1,280 -8.4%
 
Race 14,322 17,949 15,782
American Indian or Alaskan Native 80 0.6% 129   104 -24 -23.1%
Asian 53 0.4% 101   36 17 47.2%
Black or African American 2,265 15.8% 3,144   2,200 65 3.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   23 -23 -100.0%
White 11,771 82.2% 14,307   13,279 -1,508 -11.4%
Information Not Available 153 1.1% 268   140 13 9.3%
 
Years of Age 14,322 17,949 15,782
Younger than 22 223 0.9% 281   140 83 59.3%
22-24 374 1.5% 558   505 -131 -25.9%
25-34 2,862 11.6% 3,536   3,156 -294 -9.3%
35-44 3,511 14.2% 4,196   4,076 -565 -13.9%
45-54 3,618 14.6% 4,721   3,788 -170 -4.5%
55-59 1,615 6.5% 2,250   1,741 -126 -7.2%
60-64 1,362 5.5% 1,517   1,578 -216 -13.7%
65 and older 757 3.1% 890   794 -37 -4.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   4 -4 -100.0%
 
Industry 14,322 17,949 15,782
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 45 0.3% 41   45 0 0.0%
Mining 178 1.2% 235   149 29 19.5%
Utilities 9 0.1% 9   27 -18 -66.7%
Construction 1,455 10.1% 1,471   1,375 80 5.8%
Manufacturing 2,728 19.0% 5,717   3,359 -631 -18.8%
Wholesale Trade 739 5.1% 669   902 -163 -18.1%
Retail Trade 1,402 9.8% 1,545   1,339 63 4.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 458 3.2% 562   739 -281 -38.0%
Information 392 2.7% 323   370 22 5.9%
Finance and Insurance 685 4.8% 599   537 148 27.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 174 1.2% 258   180 -6 -3.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 877 6.1% 950   911 -34 -3.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 147 1.0% 143   126 21 16.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,251 8.7% 1,379   1,294 -43 -3.3%
Educational Services 436 3.0% 562   469 -33 -7.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,362 9.5% 1,425   1,578 -216 -13.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 187 1.3% 161   144 43 29.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 556 3.9% 549   685 -129 -18.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 374 2.6% 466   329 45 13.7%
Public Administration 231 1.6% 212   401 -170 -42.4%
Information Not Available 636 4.4% 673   823 -187 -22.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,575 15,731 18,119
Male 6,375 43.7% 6,825   8,374 -1,999 -23.9%
Female 8,156 56.0% 8,856   9,692 -1,536 -15.8%
Information Not Available 44 0.3% 50   53 -9 -17.0%
 
Ethnicity 14,575 15,731 18,119
Hispanic or Latino 565 3.9% 663   664 -99 -14.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 13,717 94.1% 14,753   16,968 -3,251 -19.2%
Information Not Available 293 2.0% 315   487 -194 -39.8%
 
Race 14,575 15,731 18,119
American Indian or Alaskan Native 94 0.6% 107   115 -21 -18.3%
Asian 73 0.5% 70   98 -25 -25.5%
Black or African American 7,617 52.3% 8,157   9,061 -1,444 -15.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 216 1.5% 225   323 -107 -33.1%
White 5,495 37.7% 6,024   7,048 -1,553 -22.0%
Information Not Available 1,080 7.4% 1,148   1,474 -394 -26.7%
 
Years of Age 14,575 15,731 18,119
Younger than 22 263 1.4% 295   325 -62 -19.1%
22-24 539 2.9% 596   770 -231 -30.0%
25-34 3,348 17.7% 3,672   4,347 -999 -23.0%
35-44 3,503 18.5% 3,799   4,451 -948 -21.3%
45-54 3,218 17.0% 3,546   4,063 -845 -20.8%
55-59 1,669 8.8% 1,764   1,932 -263 -13.6%
60-64 1,160 6.1% 1,195   1,362 -202 -14.8%
65 and older 875 4.6% 864   869 6 0.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 14,575 15,731 18,119
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 75 0.5% 75   108 -33 -30.6%
Mining 213 1.5% 217   241 -28 -11.6%
Utilities 38 0.3% 41   46 -8 -17.4%
Construction 2,387 16.3% 2,741   3,016 -629 -20.9%
Manufacturing 945 6.5% 1,058   1,306 -361 -27.6%
Wholesale Trade 398 2.7% 411   453 -55 -12.1%
Retail Trade 1,264 8.6% 1,320   1,472 -208 -14.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 521 3.6% 548   706 -185 -26.2%
Information 186 1.3% 222   226 -40 -17.7%
Finance and Insurance 369 2.5% 406   411 -42 -10.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 219 1.5% 258   293 -74 -25.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 778 5.3% 735   770 8 1.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 59 0.4% 77   54 5 9.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,237 8.4% 1,322   1,455 -218 -15.0%
Educational Services 464 3.2% 487   468 -4 -0.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,785 12.2% 1,806   1,930 -145 -7.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 243 1.7% 245   238 5 2.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,173 8.0% 1,275   1,420 -247 -17.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 374 2.6% 406   447 -73 -16.3%
Public Administration 280 1.9% 308   284 -4 -1.4%
Information Not Available 1,567 10.7% 1,773   2,775 -1,208 -43.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 42,096 43,520 45,640
Male 23,026 54.7% 23,334   24,292 -1,266 -5.2%
Female 19,067 45.3% 20,184   21,346 -2,279 -10.7%
Information Not Available 3 0.0% 2   2 1 50.0%
 
Ethnicity 42,096 43,520 45,640
Hispanic or Latino 5,485 13.0% 5,821   5,795 -310 -5.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 34,019 80.8% 34,997   37,052 -3,033 -8.2%
Information Not Available 2,592 6.2% 2,702   2,793 -201 -7.2%
 
Race 42,096 43,520 45,640
American Indian or Alaskan Native 232 0.6% 229   233 -1 -0.4%
Asian 1,586 3.8% 1,621   1,838 -252 -13.7%
Black or African American 4,650 11.0% 4,869   4,806 -156 -3.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 123 0.3% 123   115 8 7.0%
White 29,345 69.7% 30,173   32,089 -2,744 -8.6%
Information Not Available 6,160 14.6% 6,505   6,559 -399 -6.1%
 
Years of Age 42,096 43,520 45,640
Younger than 22 570 0.8% 553   680 -110 -16.2%
22-24 1,488 2.2% 1,420   1,751 -263 -15.0%
25-34 9,273 13.8% 9,419   10,208 -935 -9.2%
35-44 8,665 12.9% 9,043   9,643 -978 -10.1%
45-54 9,864 14.7% 10,305   10,884 -1,020 -9.4%
55-59 5,174 7.7% 5,338   5,318 -144 -2.7%
60-64 4,137 6.1% 4,301   4,272 -135 -3.2%
65 and older 2,925 4.3% 3,141   2,884 41 1.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 42,096 43,520 45,640
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 234 0.6% 214   278 -44 -15.8%
Mining 19 0.0% 12   20 -1 -5.0%
Utilities 1,138 2.7% 1,153   210 928 441.9%
Construction 4,037 9.5% 3,935   3,887 150 3.9%
Manufacturing 3,517 8.3% 3,675   4,049 -532 -13.1%
Wholesale Trade 1,994 4.7% 2,060   2,494 -500 -20.0%
Retail Trade 3,800 9.0% 3,827   4,178 -378 -9.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,189 2.8% 1,446   1,282 -93 -7.3%
Information 1,077 2.5% 1,108   1,354 -277 -20.5%
Finance and Insurance 2,131 5.0% 2,103   2,171 -40 -1.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 768 1.8% 763   804 -36 -4.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,129 9.8% 4,259   4,878 -749 -15.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 287 0.7% 285   313 -26 -8.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,882 9.2% 4,093   4,365 -483 -11.1%
Educational Services 1,179 2.8% 1,314   1,290 -111 -8.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,775 11.3% 5,062   5,360 -585 -10.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 502 1.2% 482   598 -96 -16.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,581 6.1% 2,724   2,826 -245 -8.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,612 6.2% 2,618   2,654 -42 -1.6%
Public Administration 1,003 2.4% 1,080   1,194 -191 -16.0%
Information Not Available 1,242 2.9% 1,307   1,435 -193 -13.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,865 30,944 30,435
Male 9,710 40.7% 9,518   11,787 -2,077 -17.6%
Female 9,684 40.6% 9,514   11,522 -1,838 -16.0%
Information Not Available 4,471 18.7% 11,912   7,126 -2,655 -37.3%
 
Ethnicity 23,865 30,944 30,435
Hispanic or Latino 932 3.9% 907   1,214 -282 -23.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,701 74.2% 17,408   21,271 -3,570 -16.8%
Information Not Available 5,232 21.9% 12,629   7,950 -2,718 -34.2%
 
Race 23,865 30,944 30,435
American Indian or Alaskan Native 90 0.4% 84   103 -13 -12.6%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 9,233 38.7% 9,175   11,181 -1,948 -17.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 31 0.1% 31   49 -18 -36.7%
White 8,347 35.0% 8,118   9,938 -1,591 -16.0%
Information Not Available 6,164 25.8% 13,536   9,164 -3,000 -32.7%
 
Years of Age 23,865 30,944 30,435
Younger than 22 307 1.0% 275   401 -94 -23.4%
22-24 739 2.4% 695   959 -220 -22.9%
25-34 4,628 15.2% 4,576   5,884 -1,256 -21.3%
35-44 4,271 14.0% 4,260   4,947 -676 -13.7%
45-54 4,214 13.8% 4,219   5,125 -911 -17.8%
55-59 2,232 7.3% 2,245   2,644 -412 -15.6%
60-64 1,729 5.7% 1,612   1,836 -107 -5.8%
65 and older 1,274 4.2% 1,150   1,513 -239 -15.8%
Information Not Available 4,471 14.7% 11,912   7,126 -2,655 -37.3%
 
Industry 23,865 30,944 30,435
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 30 0.1% 13   42 -12 -28.6%
Mining 33 0.1% 40   8 25 312.5%
Utilities 30 0.1% 32   31 -1 -3.2%
Construction 2,043 8.5% 2,121   2,405 -362 -15.1%
Manufacturing 247 1.0% 246   267 -20 -7.5%
Wholesale Trade 697 2.9% 690   877 -180 -20.5%
Retail Trade 786 3.3% 805   930 -144 -15.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 432 1.8% 439   594 -162 -27.3%
Information 369 1.5% 376   460 -91 -19.8%
Finance and Insurance 752 3.1% 779   869 -117 -13.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 500 2.1% 527   683 -183 -26.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,110 8.8% 2,098   2,358 -248 -10.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 102 0.4% 102   97 5 5.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,719 11.4% 2,675   3,171 -452 -14.3%
Educational Services 755 3.2% 755   936 -181 -19.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,039 8.5% 2,060   2,478 -439 -17.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 329 1.4% 273   412 -83 -20.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,391 5.8% 1,064   1,705 -314 -18.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 603 2.5% 588   684 -81 -11.8%
Public Administration 435 1.8% 380   564 -129 -22.9%
Information Not Available 7,463 31.2% 14,881   10,864 -3,401 -31.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 3,129 3,192 3,176
Male 1,650 52.7% 1,695   1,628 22 1.4%
Female 1,478 47.2% 1,497   1,548 -70 -4.5%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 3,129 3,192 3,176
Hispanic or Latino 63 2.0% 75   52 11 21.2%
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,818 90.1% 2,999   2,791 27 1.0%
Information Not Available 248 7.9% 118   333 -85 -25.5%
 
Race 3,129 3,192 3,176
American Indian or Alaskan Native 37 1.2% 49   50 -13 -26.0%
Asian 22 0.7% 27   22 0 0.0%
Black or African American 58 1.9% 65   60 -2 -3.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1% 5   0 4 0.0%
White 2,918 93.3% 2,954   2,904 14 0.5%
Information Not Available 90 2.9% 92   140 -50 -35.7%
 
Years of Age 3,129 3,192 3,176
Younger than 22 43 0.8% 38   97 -54 -55.7%
22-24 91 1.6% 81   105 -14 -13.3%
25-34 556 9.8% 574   635 -79 -12.4%
35-44 701 12.3% 682   645 56 8.7%
45-54 737 13.0% 802   793 -56 -7.1%
55-59 436 7.7% 442   415 21 5.1%
60-64 357 6.3% 344   296 61 20.6%
65 and older 208 3.7% 229   190 18 9.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 3,129 3,192 3,176
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 27 0.9% 35   38 -11 -28.9%
Mining 0 0.0% 3   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 9 0.3% 11   3 6 200.0%
Construction 71 2.2% 91   144 -73 -50.7%
Manufacturing 376 11.9% 314   296 80 27.0%
Wholesale Trade 129 4.1% 109   114 15 13.2%
Retail Trade 335 10.6% 394   328 7 2.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 87 2.8% 66   78 9 11.5%
Information 90 2.9% 68   34 56 164.7%
Finance and Insurance 139 4.4% 129   86 53 61.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 26 0.8% 25   38 -12 -31.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 169 5.4% 185   147 22 15.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 15 0.5% 13   8 7 87.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 224 7.1% 234   240 -16 -6.7%
Educational Services 88 2.8% 91   89 -1 -1.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 468 14.8% 495   342 126 36.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 37 1.2% 35   26 11 42.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 216 6.8% 186   227 -11 -4.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 110 3.5% 126   67 43 64.2%
Public Administration 64 2.0% 71   61 3 4.9%
Information Not Available 449 14.2% 511   810 -361 -44.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 39,910 40,723 45,797
Male 21,667 54.3% 21,899   23,873 -2,206 -9.2%
Female 17,726 44.4% 18,275   20,610 -2,884 -14.0%
Information Not Available 517 1.3% 549   1,314 -797 -60.7%
 
Ethnicity 39,910 40,723 45,797
Hispanic or Latino 1,550 3.9% 1,676   1,678 -128 -7.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 32,135 80.5% 32,812   35,982 -3,847 -10.7%
Information Not Available 6,225 15.6% 6,235   8,137 -1,912 -23.5%
 
Race 39,910 40,723 45,797
American Indian or Alaskan Native 331 0.8% 332   337 -6 -1.8%
Asian 387 1.0% 419   566 -179 -31.6%
Black or African American 8,642 21.7% 8,900   9,834 -1,192 -12.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 56 0.1% 52   67 -11 -16.4%
White 22,075 55.3% 22,604   24,806 -2,731 -11.0%
Information Not Available 8,419 21.1% 8,416   10,187 -1,768 -17.4%
 
Years of Age 39,910 40,723 45,797
Younger than 22 593 1.0% 537   797 -204 -25.6%
22-24 1,433 2.4% 1,455   1,900 -467 -24.6%
25-34 8,943 15.3% 9,068   10,572 -1,629 -15.4%
35-44 8,654 14.8% 9,131   10,419 -1,765 -16.9%
45-54 10,135 17.3% 10,477   11,238 -1,103 -9.8%
55-59 5,016 8.6% 5,065   5,554 -538 -9.7%
60-64 3,377 5.8% 3,293   3,585 -208 -5.8%
65 and older 1,757 3.0% 1,696   1,732 25 1.4%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 1   0 2 0.0%
 
Industry 39,910 40,723 45,797
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 318 0.8% 320   287 31 10.8%
Mining 80 0.2% 57   65 15 23.1%
Utilities 54 0.1% 71   83 -29 -34.9%
Construction 3,421 8.5% 3,715   3,086 335 10.9%
Manufacturing 6,556 16.3% 6,207   8,650 -2,094 -24.2%
Wholesale Trade 5,648 14.0% 5,774   4,074 1,574 38.6%
Retail Trade 2,943 7.3% 2,813   2,784 159 5.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 989 2.5% 1,035   1,365 -376 -27.5%
Information 595 1.5% 662   885 -290 -32.8%
Finance and Insurance 1,430 3.6% 1,455   1,258 172 13.7%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 608 1.5% 618   572 36 6.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,202 8.0% 3,284   3,998 -796 -19.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 889 2.2% 975   1,492 -603 -40.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,165 10.4% 4,269   5,109 -944 -18.5%
Educational Services 783 1.9% 921   1,018 -235 -23.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,621 9.0% 4,059   3,631 -10 -0.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 387 1.0% 371   387 0 0.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,719 4.3% 1,711   1,875 -156 -8.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,022 2.5% 953   1,266 -244 -19.3%
Public Administration 505 1.3% 456   739 -234 -31.7%
Information Not Available 975 2.4% 997   3,173 -2,198 -69.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,811 22,095 25,020
Male 13,972 58.7% 12,056   14,434 -462 -3.2%
Female 9,831 41.3% 10,035   10,584 -753 -7.1%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 4   2 6 300.0%
 
Ethnicity 23,811 22,095 25,020
Hispanic or Latino 858 3.6% 820   917 -59 -6.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 20,481 86.0% 18,939   21,447 -966 -4.5%
Information Not Available 2,472 10.4% 2,336   2,656 -184 -6.9%
 
Race 23,811 22,095 25,020
American Indian or Alaskan Native 333 1.4% 293   340 -7 -2.1%
Asian 629 2.6% 669   728 -99 -13.6%
Black or African American 2,147 9.0% 2,168   2,183 -36 -1.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 58 0.2% 63   76 -18 -23.7%
White 18,477 77.6% 16,790   19,333 -856 -4.4%
Information Not Available 2,167 9.1% 2,112   2,360 -193 -8.2%
 
Years of Age 23,811 22,095 25,020
Younger than 22 302 0.8% 235   341 -39 -11.4%
22-24 783 2.0% 703   836 -53 -6.3%
25-34 5,078 12.7% 4,635   5,605 -527 -9.4%
35-44 5,271 13.2% 4,974   5,553 -282 -5.1%
45-54 5,443 13.6% 4,983   5,760 -317 -5.5%
55-59 3,170 7.9% 2,993   3,317 -147 -4.4%
60-64 2,370 5.9% 2,236   2,375 -5 -0.2%
65 and older 1,386 3.5% 1,330   1,223 163 13.3%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 6   10 -2 -20.0%
 
Industry 23,811 22,095 25,020
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 249 1.0% 178   171 78 45.6%
Mining 56 0.2% 33   53 3 5.7%
Utilities 82 0.3% 95   61 21 34.4%
Construction 4,346 18.1% 2,629   3,487 859 24.6%
Manufacturing 2,781 11.6% 2,760   3,196 -415 -13.0%
Wholesale Trade 1,163 4.8% 1,173   1,390 -227 -16.3%
Retail Trade 1,997 8.3% 2,071   2,071 -74 -3.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 675 2.8% 605   676 -1 -0.1%
Information 587 2.4% 616   627 -40 -6.4%
Finance and Insurance 970 4.0% 966   960 10 1.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 418 1.7% 399   407 11 2.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,703 7.1% 1,810   1,964 -261 -13.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 460 1.9% 426   535 -75 -14.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,950 8.1% 1,996   2,193 -243 -11.1%
Educational Services 823 3.4% 908   935 -112 -12.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,143 8.9% 2,179   2,376 -233 -9.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 335 1.4% 282   365 -30 -8.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,117 4.6% 1,073   1,318 -201 -15.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 753 3.1% 796   811 -58 -7.2%
Public Administration 435 1.8% 345   536 -101 -18.8%
Information Not Available 768 3.2% 755   888 -120 -13.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 18,229 18,128 25,132
Male 8,796 48.3% 8,686   13,360 -4,564 -34.2%
Female 9,416 51.7% 9,419   11,753 -2,337 -19.9%
Information Not Available 17 0.1% 23   19 -2 -10.5%
 
Ethnicity 18,229 18,128 25,132
Hispanic or Latino 816 4.5% 755   1,044 -228 -21.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,162 77.7% 14,006   18,825 -4,663 -24.8%
Information Not Available 3,251 17.8% 3,367   5,263 -2,012 -38.2%
 
Race 18,229 18,128 25,132
American Indian or Alaskan Native 120 0.7% 129   148 -28 -18.9%
Asian 131 0.7% 141   177 -46 -26.0%
Black or African American 4,479 24.6% 4,419   5,846 -1,367 -23.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 116 0.6% 100   239 -123 -51.5%
White 10,994 60.3% 10,951   14,759 -3,765 -25.5%
Information Not Available 2,389 13.1% 2,388   3,963 -1,574 -39.7%
 
Years of Age 18,229 18,128 25,132
Younger than 22 223 0.8% 222   372 -149 -40.1%
22-24 548 2.0% 562   1,049 -501 -47.8%
25-34 3,845 14.0% 3,743   5,624 -1,779 -31.6%
35-44 4,250 15.4% 4,234   5,989 -1,739 -29.0%
45-54 4,300 15.6% 4,346   6,039 -1,739 -28.8%
55-59 2,292 8.3% 2,246   2,937 -645 -22.0%
60-64 1,677 6.1% 1,720   1,912 -235 -12.3%
65 and older 1,094 4.0% 1,055   1,210 -116 -9.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 18,229 18,128 25,132
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 67 0.4% 85   89 -22 -24.7%
Mining 38 0.2% 30   24 14 58.3%
Utilities 29 0.2% 28   36 -7 -19.4%
Construction 1,785 9.8% 1,655   2,197 -412 -18.8%
Manufacturing 1,872 10.2% 2,026   5,318 -3,446 -64.8%
Wholesale Trade 850 4.6% 884   1,022 -172 -16.8%
Retail Trade 1,751 9.6% 1,732   2,215 -464 -20.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 535 2.9% 557   743 -208 -28.0%
Information 502 2.7% 493   601 -99 -16.5%
Finance and Insurance 872 4.8% 870   763 109 14.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 340 1.9% 330   388 -48 -12.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,476 8.1% 1,561   1,475 1 0.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 126 0.7% 130   127 -1 -0.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,055 11.2% 2,054   2,955 -900 -30.5%
Educational Services 430 2.4% 438   599 -169 -28.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,369 12.9% 2,312   2,544 -175 -6.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 210 1.1% 162   217 -7 -3.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,246 6.8% 1,098   1,521 -275 -18.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 465 2.5% 472   514 -49 -9.5%
Public Administration 201 1.1% 187   257 -56 -21.8%
Information Not Available 1,010 5.5% 1,024   1,527 -517 -33.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Oct 2018 Percent Sep 2018     Oct 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,669 7,187 9,206
Male 2,855 42.8% 3,144   4,111 -1,256 -30.6%
Female 3,803 57.0% 4,032   5,083 -1,280 -25.2%
Information Not Available 11 0.2% 11</