Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants

September 2018

Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants: Total Claimants
September 2018
Sep 2018 Aug 2018 Monthly Change Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
United States 1,422,967 1,627,517 -204,550 1,631,080 -208,113 -12.8
Alaska 4,562 4,859 -297 5,467 -905 -16.6
Alabama 14,766 16,229 -1,463 16,450 -1,684 -10.2
Arkansas 9,406 10,737 -1,331 11,697 -2,291 -19.6
Arizona 26,223 30,434 -4,211 28,895 -2,672 -9.2
California 281,545 303,121 -21,576 309,150 -27,605 -8.9
Colorado 16,487 16,877 -390 18,441 -1,954 -10.6
Connecticut 26,747 37,082 -10,335 30,150 -3,403 -11.3
District of Columbia 7,305 8,207 -902 8,251 -946 -11.5
Delaware 3,787 5,324 -1,537 4,167 -380 -9.1
Florida 39,996 43,628 -3,632 47,271 -7,275 -15.4
Georgia 23,535 25,160 -1,625 28,114 -4,579 -16.3
Hawaii 6,474 6,413 61 7,178 -704 -9.8
Iowa 11,599 13,315 -1,716 13,363 -1,764 -13.2
Idaho 3,282 4,064 -782 3,808 -526 -13.8
Illinois 76,446 87,433 -10,987 89,306 -12,860 -14.4
Indiana 12,793 13,136 -343 13,688 -895 -6.5
Kansas 7,720 8,304 -584 9,579 -1,859 -19.4
Kentucky 17,949 15,866 2,083 15,843 2,106 13.3
Louisiana 15,731 17,641 -1,910 19,429 -3,698 -19.0
Massachusetts 43,520 55,126 -11,606 47,327 -3,807 -8.0
Maryland 30,944 30,476 468 30,085 859 2.9
Maine 3,192 3,769 -577 3,178 14 0.4
Michigan 40,723 48,407 -7,684 48,380 -7,657 -15.8
Minnesota 22,095 24,447 -2,352 24,696 -2,601 -10.5
Missouri 18,128 21,434 -3,306 20,745 -2,617 -12.6
Mississippi 7,187 8,852 -1,665 10,157 -2,970 -29.2
Montana 3,146 3,661 -515 3,753 -607 -16.2
North Carolina 19,586 19,135 451 19,581 5 0.0
North Dakota 1,305 1,799 -494 1,798 -493 -27.4
Nebraska 2,917 3,288 -371 3,780 -863 -22.8
New Hampshire 2,746 3,528 -782 3,238 -492 -15.2
New Jersey 76,422 97,836 -21,414 81,298 -4,876 -6.0
New Mexico 7,379 7,850 -471 8,958 -1,579 -17.6
Nevada 17,659 17,708 -49 19,165 -1,506 -7.9
New York 110,155 137,979 -27,824 121,493 -11,338 -9.3
Ohio 36,784 41,490 -4,706 46,437 -9,653 -20.8
Oklahoma 11,759 12,264 -505 14,293 -2,534 -17.7
Oregon 21,359 23,284 -1,925 23,357 -1,998 -8.6
Pennsylvania 85,740 113,135 -27,395 94,700 -8,960 -9.5
Puerto Rico 12,023 13,106 -1,083 15,675 -3,652 -23.3
Rhode Island 6,182 9,021 -2,839 6,377 -195 -3.1
South Carolina 15,806 17,467 -1,661 14,269 1,537 10.8
South Dakota 768 918 -150 915 -147 -16.1
Tennessee 15,904 17,846 -1,942 18,488 -2,584 -14.0
Texas 107,079 118,758 -11,679 156,397 -49,318 -31.5
Utah 6,754 7,630 -876 7,581 -827 -10.9
Virginia 21,471 23,409 -1,938 26,452 -4,981 -18.8
Virgin Islands 198 187 11 2,416 -2,218 -91.8
Vermont 2,065 2,863 -798 2,150 -85 -4.0
Washington 39,026 40,229 -1,203 42,740 -3,714 -8.7
Wisconsin 18,871 24,071 -5,200 21,128 -2,257 -10.7
West Virginia 6,584 7,365 -781 8,137 -1,553 -19.1
Wyoming 1,137 1,349 -212 1,689 -552 -32.7
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
US Totals
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 1,422,967   1,627,517   1,631,080 -208,113 -12.8
Male 716,375 50.3% 779,613   846,710 -130,335 -15.4%
Female 689,368 48.4% 835,502   771,241 -81,873 -10.6%
Information Not Available 17,224 1.2% 12,402   13,129 4,095 31.2%
 
Ethnicity 1,422,967   1,627,517   1,631,080    
Hispanic or Latino 278,068 19.5% 317,330   312,412 -34,344 -11.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 984,318 69.2% 1,138,456   1,137,309 -152,991 -13.5%
Information Not Available 160,581 11.3% 171,732   181,356 -20,775 -11.5%
 
Race 1,422,967   1,627,517   1,631,080
American Indian or Alaskan Native 17,872 1.3% 20,772   21,118 -3,246 -15.4%
Asian 54,826 3.9% 58,752   62,547 -7,721 -12.3%
Black or African American 287,993 20.2% 330,086   337,493 -49,500 -14.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9,122 0.6% 10,016   11,384 -2,262 -19.9%
White 709,660 49.8% 826,890   817,124 -107,464 -13.2%
Information Not Available 344,342 24.2% 383,627   382,973 -38,631 -10.1%
 
Years of Age 1,422,967   1,627,517   1,631,080
Younger than 22 24,005 1.7% 25,753   27,347 -3,342 -12.2%
22-24 55,116 3.9% 59,762   70,706 -15,590 -22.0%
25-34 326,451 22.9% 360,150   388,608 -62,157 -16.0%
35-44 320,166 22.5% 357,579   360,650 -40,484 -11.2%
45-54 319,724 22.5% 371,677   372,445 -52,721 -14.2%
55-59 158,788 11.2% 187,318   178,414 -19,626 -11.0%
60-64 117,409 8.3% 139,752   132,417 -15,008 -11.3%
65 and older 84,190 5.9% 113,669   87,641 -3,451 -3.9%
Information Not Available 17,118 1.2% 11,857   12,852 4,266 33.2%
 
Industry 1,422,967   1,627,517   1,631,080
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 43,993 3.1% 48,900   47,898 -3,905 -8.2%
Mining 6,366 0.4% 6,652   7,218 -852 -11.8%
Utilities 4,494 0.3% 4,838   4,382 112 2.6%
Construction 130,284 9.2% 131,722   154,980 -24,696 -15.9%
Manufacturing 132,075 9.3% 137,205   154,591 -22,516 -14.6%
Wholesale Trade 56,768 4.0% 59,966   65,127 -8,359 -12.8%
Retail Trade 122,936 8.6% 127,503   140,019 -17,083 -12.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 48,915 3.4% 113,266   56,680 -7,765 -13.7%
Information 48,213 3.4% 50,584   61,861 -13,648 -22.1%
Finance and Insurance 51,289 3.6% 53,451   53,066 -1,777 -3.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 22,980 1.6% 23,120   23,319 -339 -1.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 93,602 6.6% 98,834   108,172 -14,570 -13.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,191 0.8% 12,147   12,494 -1,303 -10.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 179,778 12.6% 200,401   227,429 -47,651 -21.0%
Educational Services 47,155 3.3% 65,304   55,151 -7,996 -14.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 141,383 9.9% 159,708   157,875 -16,492 -10.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 19,772 1.4% 22,591   22,397 -2,625 -11.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 76,713 5.4% 119,996   90,761 -14,048 -15.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 39,104 2.7% 41,355   42,847 -3,743 -8.7%
Public Administration 25,902 1.8% 31,800   29,802 -3,900 -13.1%
Information Not Available 120,054 8.4% 118,174   115,011 5,043 4.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alaska
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 4,562 4,859 5,467 -905 -16.6
Male 2,249 49.3% 2,215   2,874 -625 -21.7%
Female 2,301 50.4% 2,630   2,585 -284 -11.0%
Information Not Available 12 0.3% 14   8 4 50.0%
 
Ethnicity 4,562   4,859   5,467    
Hispanic or Latino 2 0.0% 4   0 2 0.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,377 95.9% 4,657   5,254 -877 -16.7%
Information Not Available 183 4.0% 198   213 -30 -14.1%
 
Race 4,562 4,859 5,467
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,660 36.4% 1,815   1,788 -128 -7.2%
Asian 229 5.0% 239   350 -121 -34.6%
Black or African American 237 5.2% 255   293 -56 -19.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 132 2.9% 144   205 -73 -35.6%
White 2,119 46.4% 2,204   2,618 -499 -19.1%
Information Not Available 185 4.1% 202   213 -28 -13.1%
 
Years of Age 4,562 4,859 5,467
Younger than 22 61 1.0% 77   105 -44 -41.9%
22-24 219 3.5% 227   269 -50 -18.6%
25-34 1,280 20.4% 1,255   1,564 -284 -18.2%
35-44 1,129 18.0% 1,203   1,233 -104 -8.4%
45-54 849 13.5% 968   1,156 -307 -26.6%
55-59 470 7.5% 498   539 -69 -12.8%
60-64 394 6.3% 411   421 -27 -6.4%
65 and older 160 2.5% 220   180 -20 -11.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 4,562 4,859 5,467
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 8 0.2% 12   22 -14 -63.6%
Mining 91 2.0% 107   238 -147 -61.8%
Utilities 16 0.4% 23   27 -11 -40.7%
Construction 425 9.3% 390   606 -181 -29.9%
Manufacturing 316 6.9% 233   417 -101 -24.2%
Wholesale Trade 80 1.8% 92   136 -56 -41.2%
Retail Trade 535 11.7% 596   612 -77 -12.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 199 4.4% 309   231 -32 -13.9%
Information 62 1.4% 61   61 1 1.6%
Finance and Insurance 135 3.0% 133   106 29 27.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 88 1.9% 80   119 -31 -26.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 173 3.8% 177   207 -34 -16.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10 0.2% 16   21 -11 -52.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 248 5.4% 275   297 -49 -16.5%
Educational Services 212 4.6% 292   250 -38 -15.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 565 12.4% 590   633 -68 -10.7%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 58 1.3% 66   60 -2 -3.3%
Accomodation and Food Services 426 9.3% 407   464 -38 -8.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 200 4.4% 306   201 -1 -0.5%
Public Administration 536 11.7% 523   543 -7 -1.3%
Information Not Available 179 3.9% 171   216 -37 -17.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Alabama
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 14,766 16,229 16,450
Male 6,745 45.7% 7,398   7,989 -1,244 -15.6%
Female 8,006 54.2% 8,771   8,435 -429 -5.1%
Information Not Available 15 0.1% 60   26 -11 -42.3%
 
Ethnicity 14,766 16,229 16,450
Hispanic or Latino 184 1.2% 240   227 -43 -18.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,055 74.9% 12,154   12,379 -1,324 -10.7%
Information Not Available 3,527 23.9% 3,835   3,844 -317 -8.2%
 
Race 14,766 16,229 16,450
American Indian or Alaskan Native 700 4.7% 899   885 -185 -20.9%
Asian 401 2.7% 433   401 0 0.0%
Black or African American 6,643 45.0% 7,497   7,197 -554 -7.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1% 21   20 -4 -20.0%
White 6,282 42.5% 6,538   7,143 -861 -12.1%
Information Not Available 724 4.9% 841   804 -80 -10.0%
 
Years of Age 14,766 16,229 16,450
Younger than 22 302 1.5% 323   387 -85 -22.0%
22-24 636 3.2% 734   781 -145 -18.6%
25-34 3,644 18.2% 3,939   4,121 -477 -11.6%
35-44 3,540 17.7% 3,896   4,008 -468 -11.7%
45-54 3,298 16.5% 3,598   3,553 -255 -7.2%
55-59 1,523 7.6% 1,646   1,635 -112 -6.9%
60-64 1,037 5.2% 1,146   1,131 -94 -8.3%
65 and older 778 3.9% 893   827 -49 -5.9%
Information Not Available 8 0.0% 54   7 1 14.3%
 
Industry 14,766 16,229 16,450
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 100 0.7% 104   129 -29 -22.5%
Mining 60 0.4% 53   68 -8 -11.8%
Utilities 28 0.2% 29   54 -26 -48.1%
Construction 1,109 7.5% 1,293   1,351 -242 -17.9%
Manufacturing 2,481 16.7% 2,632   2,607 -126 -4.8%
Wholesale Trade 556 3.7% 566   611 -55 -9.0%
Retail Trade 1,876 12.6% 1,934   1,992 -116 -5.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 396 2.7% 454   438 -42 -9.6%
Information 230 1.5% 237   264 -34 -12.9%
Finance and Insurance 575 3.9% 641   464 111 23.9%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 212 1.4% 207   224 -12 -5.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 847 5.7% 938   975 -128 -13.1%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 35 0.2% 44   47 -12 -25.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,886 12.7% 2,009   2,236 -350 -15.7%
Educational Services 406 2.7% 358   494 -88 -17.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,415 9.5% 1,625   1,570 -155 -9.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 90 0.6% 110   110 -20 -18.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 992 6.7% 1,202   1,141 -149 -13.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 334 2.2% 422   404 -70 -17.3%
Public Administration 222 1.5% 216   212 10 4.7%
Information Not Available 916 6.2% 1,155   1,059 -143 -13.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arkansas
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 9,406 10,737 11,697
Male 4,084 43.4% 4,758   5,688 -1,604 -28.2%
Female 4,348 46.2% 5,077   5,176 -828 -16.0%
Information Not Available 974 10.4% 902   833 141 16.9%
 
Ethnicity 9,406 10,737 11,697
Hispanic or Latino 65 0.7% 63   112 -47 -42.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 8,367 89.0% 9,722   10,752 -2,385 -22.2%
Information Not Available 974 10.4% 952   833 141 16.9%
 
Race 9,406 10,737 11,697
American Indian or Alaskan Native 104 1.1% 136   107 -3 -2.8%
Asian 15 0.2% 20   9 6 66.7%
Black or African American 2,683 28.7% 3,085   3,119 -436 -14.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 454 4.9% 499   611 -157 -25.7%
White 5,111 54.7% 6,032   6,906 -1,795 -26.0%
Information Not Available 974 10.4% 965   945 29 3.1%
 
Years of Age 9,406 10,737 11,697
Younger than 22 210 1.5% 226   224 -14 -6.3%
22-24 362 2.6% 413   472 -110 -23.3%
25-34 1,840 13.2% 2,160   2,356 -516 -21.9%
35-44 2,082 15.0% 2,379   2,592 -510 -19.7%
45-54 1,953 14.1% 2,236   2,550 -597 -23.4%
55-59 924 6.7% 1,071   1,190 -266 -22.4%
60-64 628 4.5% 778   861 -233 -27.1%
65 and older 433 3.1% 572   619 -186 -30.0%
Information Not Available 974 7.0% 902   833 141 16.9%
 
Industry 9,406 10,737 11,697
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 79 0.8% 93   92 -13 -14.1%
Mining 49 0.5% 65   74 -25 -33.8%
Utilities 25 0.3% 27   21 4 19.0%
Construction 590 6.2% 720   887 -297 -33.5%
Manufacturing 1,207 12.7% 1,439   1,545 -338 -21.9%
Wholesale Trade 464 4.9% 515   572 -108 -18.9%
Retail Trade 973 10.3% 1,120   1,362 -389 -28.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 268 2.8% 314   364 -96 -26.4%
Information 120 1.3% 135   145 -25 -17.2%
Finance and Insurance 208 2.2% 192   196 12 6.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 138 1.5% 135   133 5 3.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 422 4.4% 496   517 -95 -18.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 70 0.7% 84   110 -40 -36.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,008 10.6% 1,305   1,314 -306 -23.3%
Educational Services 229 2.4% 258   304 -75 -24.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,168 12.3% 1,283   1,288 -120 -9.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 62 0.7% 62   71 -9 -12.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 491 5.2% 615   610 -119 -19.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 179 1.9% 229   301 -122 -40.5%
Public Administration 182 1.9% 183   241 -59 -24.5%
Information Not Available 1,474 15.5% 1,467   1,550 -76 -4.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Arizona
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,223 30,434 28,895
Male 13,450 51.3% 15,808   15,075 -1,625 -10.8%
Female 12,761 48.7% 14,614   13,806 -1,045 -7.6%
Information Not Available 12 0.0% 12   14 -2 -14.3%
 
Ethnicity 26,223 30,434 28,895
Hispanic or Latino 10,517 40.1% 12,953   11,518 -1,001 -8.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,030 38.2% 10,952   11,722 -1,692 -14.4%
Information Not Available 5,676 21.6% 6,529   5,655 21 0.4%
 
Race 26,223 30,434 28,895
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,469 5.6% 1,609   1,531 -62 -4.0%
Asian 2,288 8.7% 2,841   2,143 145 6.8%
Black or African American 2,061 7.9% 2,177   2,281 -220 -9.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 212 0.8% 246   244 -32 -13.1%
White 11,144 42.5% 12,134   13,439 -2,295 -17.1%
Information Not Available 9,049 34.5% 11,427   9,257 -208 -2.2%
 
Years of Age 26,223 30,434 28,895
Younger than 22 518 1.5% 671   559 -41 -7.3%
22-24 1,084 3.1% 1,323   1,420 -336 -23.7%
25-34 5,965 17.0% 6,823   6,481 -516 -8.0%
35-44 5,563 15.9% 6,293   6,045 -482 -8.0%
45-54 6,066 17.3% 7,046   6,845 -779 -11.4%
55-59 3,091 8.8% 3,706   3,511 -420 -12.0%
60-64 2,318 6.6% 2,722   2,443 -125 -5.1%
65 and older 1,618 4.6% 1,850   1,591 27 1.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 26,223 30,434 28,895
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 4,448 14.5% 6,473   4,217 231 5.5%
Mining 32 0.1% 38   52 -20 -38.5%
Utilities 29 0.1% 35   36 -7 -19.4%
Construction 1,378 4.5% 1,449   1,382 -4 -0.3%
Manufacturing 1,139 3.7% 1,267   1,523 -384 -25.2%
Wholesale Trade 928 3.0% 956   1,110 -182 -16.4%
Retail Trade 1,746 5.7% 1,852   2,030 -284 -14.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 750 2.4% 751   682 68 10.0%
Information 417 1.4% 395   407 10 2.5%
Finance and Insurance 1,030 3.4% 1,101   1,216 -186 -15.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 349 1.1% 385   468 -119 -25.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,212 4.0% 1,349   1,466 -254 -17.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 120 0.4% 134   87 33 37.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 3,025 9.9% 3,166   3,514 -489 -13.9%
Educational Services 568 1.9% 657   699 -131 -18.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,078 6.8% 2,265   2,431 -353 -14.5%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 258 0.8% 305   265 -7 -2.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,164 3.8% 1,358   1,305 -141 -10.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 459 1.5% 486   552 -93 -16.8%
Public Administration 435 1.4% 482   506 -71 -14.0%
Information Not Available 4,658 15.2% 5,530   4,947 -289 -5.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
California
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 281,545 303,121 309,150
Male 143,237 50.9% 150,142   163,735 -20,498 -12.5%
Female 138,111 49.1% 152,979   145,415 -7,304 -5.0%
Information Not Available 197 0.1% 0   0 197 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 281,545 303,121 309,150
Hispanic or Latino 114,747 40.8% 123,928   118,221 -3,474 -2.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 139,787 49.6% 150,730   163,926 -24,139 -14.7%
Information Not Available 27,011 9.6% 28,463   27,003 8 0.0%
 
Race 281,545 303,121 309,150
American Indian or Alaskan Native 1,774 0.6% 2,543   2,958 -1,184 -40.0%
Asian 26,124 9.3% 27,094   29,770 -3,646 -12.2%
Black or African American 25,138 8.9% 24,649   32,442 -7,304 -22.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 86,751 30.8% 96,443   98,756 -12,005 -12.2%
Information Not Available 141,758 50.4% 152,392   145,224 -3,466 -2.4%
 
Years of Age 281,545 303,121 309,150
Younger than 22 4,929 1.4% 5,282   5,153 -224 -4.3%
22-24 12,618 3.6% 12,520   16,412 -3,794 -23.1%
25-34 71,569 20.7% 75,511   79,576 -8,007 -10.1%
35-44 63,880 18.4% 67,295   63,357 523 0.8%
45-54 59,345 17.1% 67,002   67,746 -8,401 -12.4%
55-59 28,293 8.2% 31,496   31,583 -3,290 -10.4%
60-64 21,786 6.3% 22,790   26,049 -4,263 -16.4%
65 and older 19,125 5.5% 21,225   19,274 -149 -0.8%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 281,545 303,121 309,150
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 31,151 10.0% 32,767   34,064 -2,913 -8.6%
Mining 789 0.3% 1,076   573 216 37.7%
Utilities 1,084 0.3% 1,174   1,622 -538 -33.2%
Construction 22,181 7.1% 24,453   23,282 -1,101 -4.7%
Manufacturing 22,969 7.3% 24,453   22,423 546 2.4%
Wholesale Trade 3,549 1.1% 2,054   1,718 1,831 106.6%
Retail Trade 20,998 6.7% 21,910   22,709 -1,711 -7.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 5,520 1.8% 8,412   8,778 -3,258 -37.1%
Information 21,688 6.9% 23,084   29,865 -8,177 -27.4%
Finance and Insurance 6,112 2.0% 6,553   5,534 578 10.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3,450 1.1% 2,837   2,099 1,351 64.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 7,788 2.5% 7,629   7,443 345 4.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 48,798 15.6% 56,340   73,184 -24,386 -33.3%
Educational Services 11,238 3.6% 18,878   13,072 -1,834 -14.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 23,462 7.5% 23,084   23,186 276 1.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4,633 1.5% 4,695   5,057 -424 -8.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 13,111 4.2% 15,650   15,648 -2,537 -16.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 7,985 2.6% 6,064   7,061 924 13.1%
Public Administration 3,746 1.2% 3,619   2,290 1,456 63.6%
Information Not Available 21,293 6.8% 18,389   9,542 11,751 123.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Colorado
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 16,487 16,877 18,441
Male 8,223 49.9% 8,310   9,188 -965 -10.5%
Female 8,264 50.1% 8,567   9,252 -988 -10.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   1 -1 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 16,487 16,877 18,441
Hispanic or Latino 3,084 18.7% 3,235   3,440 -356 -10.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 11,799 71.6% 11,956   13,150 -1,351 -10.3%
Information Not Available 1,604 9.7% 1,686   1,851 -247 -13.3%
 
Race 16,487 16,877 18,441
American Indian or Alaskan Native 310 1.9% 321   339 -29 -8.6%
Asian 341 2.1% 341   451 -110 -24.4%
Black or African American 1,214 7.4% 1,184   1,296 -82 -6.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 73 0.4% 69   85 -12 -14.1%
White 11,577 70.2% 11,912   12,872 -1,295 -10.1%
Information Not Available 2,972 18.0% 3,050   3,398 -426 -12.5%
 
Years of Age 16,487 16,877 18,441
Younger than 22 132 0.5% 128   157 -25 -15.9%
22-24 385 1.5% 387   417 -32 -7.7%
25-34 3,357 12.7% 3,454   3,823 -466 -12.2%
35-44 4,050 15.3% 4,013   4,305 -255 -5.9%
45-54 3,905 14.7% 4,027   4,461 -556 -12.5%
55-59 2,071 7.8% 2,105   2,386 -315 -13.2%
60-64 1,585 6.0% 1,688   1,831 -246 -13.4%
65 and older 997 3.8% 1,073   1,057 -60 -5.7%
Information Not Available 5 0.0% 2   4 1 25.0%
 
Industry 16,487 16,877 18,441
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 126 0.8% 165   134 -8 -6.0%
Mining 151 0.9% 156   171 -20 -11.7%
Utilities 44 0.3% 41   38 6 15.8%
Construction 1,427 8.6% 1,375   1,515 -88 -5.8%
Manufacturing 1,223 7.4% 1,156   1,404 -181 -12.9%
Wholesale Trade 916 5.5% 928   951 -35 -3.7%
Retail Trade 1,463 8.8% 1,510   1,629 -166 -10.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 438 2.6% 504   503 -65 -12.9%
Information 742 4.5% 720   896 -154 -17.2%
Finance and Insurance 856 5.2% 854   953 -97 -10.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 421 2.5% 420   452 -31 -6.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,787 10.8% 1,849   2,149 -362 -16.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 200 1.2% 179   214 -14 -6.5%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,788 10.8% 1,820   2,169 -381 -17.6%
Educational Services 608 3.7% 623   703 -95 -13.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,829 11.0% 1,937   1,882 -53 -2.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 303 1.8% 314   300 3 1.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 907 5.5% 1,107   1,019 -112 -11.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 489 2.9% 464   515 -26 -5.0%
Public Administration 332 2.0% 333   386 -54 -14.0%
Information Not Available 437 2.6% 422   458 -21 -4.6%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Connecticut
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 26,747 37,082 30,150
Male 13,387 50.1% 16,336   15,640 -2,253 -14.4%
Female 13,360 49.9% 20,746   14,510 -1,150 -7.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 26,747 37,082 30,150
Hispanic or Latino 4,484 16.8% 6,936   4,799 -315 -6.6%
Not Hispanic or Latino 22,263 83.2% 30,146   25,351 -3,088 -12.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Race 26,747 37,082 30,150
American Indian or Alaskan Native 94 0.4% 133   116 -22 -19.0%
Asian 529 2.0% 687   604 -75 -12.4%
Black or African American 4,955 18.5% 6,740   5,398 -443 -8.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 14,906 55.7% 20,170   16,717 -1,811 -10.8%
Information Not Available 6,263 23.4% 9,352   7,315 -1,052 -14.4%
 
Years of Age 26,747 37,082 30,150
Younger than 22 417 1.1% 483   516 -99 -19.2%
22-24 1,032 2.6% 1,263   1,223 -191 -15.6%
25-34 5,982 15.3% 7,617   6,732 -750 -11.1%
35-44 5,427 13.9% 7,379   5,951 -524 -8.8%
45-54 5,910 15.2% 8,444   6,985 -1,075 -15.4%
55-59 3,199 8.2% 4,580   3,566 -367 -10.3%
60-64 2,663 6.8% 3,753   2,933 -270 -9.2%
65 and older 2,117 5.4% 3,563   2,244 -127 -5.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 26,747 37,082 30,150
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 75 0.3% 108   103 -28 -27.2%
Mining 8 0.0% 7   15 -7 -46.7%
Utilities 43 0.2% 51   49 -6 -12.2%
Construction 2,260 8.4% 2,139   2,714 -454 -16.7%
Manufacturing 2,707 10.1% 2,685   3,207 -500 -15.6%
Wholesale Trade 1,249 4.7% 1,293   1,356 -107 -7.9%
Retail Trade 3,396 12.7% 3,717   3,750 -354 -9.4%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,316 4.9% 7,070   1,385 -69 -5.0%
Information 485 1.8% 505   749 -264 -35.2%
Finance and Insurance 1,155 4.3% 1,222   1,356 -201 -14.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 445 1.7% 456   479 -34 -7.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,808 6.7% 1,941   1,964 -156 -7.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 354 1.3% 377   305 49 16.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,820 10.5% 3,254   3,271 -451 -13.8%
Educational Services 1,132 4.2% 1,519   1,255 -123 -9.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,710 13.8% 4,196   3,993 -283 -7.1%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 331 1.2% 589   585 -254 -43.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,900 7.1% 4,124   1,775 125 7.0%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 916 3.4% 997   996 -80 -8.0%
Public Administration 271 1.0% 437   340 -69 -20.3%
Information Not Available 366 1.4% 395   503 -137 -27.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
District of Columbia
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,305 8,207 8,251
Male 3,249 44.5% 3,593   3,680 -431 -11.7%
Female 4,056 55.5% 4,611   4,569 -513 -11.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 3   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,305 8,207 8,251
Hispanic or Latino 565 7.7% 681   616 -51 -8.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 6,705 91.8% 7,503   7,592 -887 -11.7%
Information Not Available 35 0.5% 23   43 -8 -18.6%
 
Race 7,305 8,207 8,251
American Indian or Alaskan Native 30 0.4% 34   35 -5 -14.3%
Asian 154 2.1% 166   207 -53 -25.6%
Black or African American 5,140 70.4% 5,849   5,570 -430 -7.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 23 0.3% 20   15 8 53.3%
White 1,257 17.2% 1,345   1,637 -380 -23.2%
Information Not Available 701 9.6% 793   787 -86 -10.9%
 
Years of Age 7,305 8,207 8,251
Younger than 22 105 1.3% 107   128 -23 -18.0%
22-24 311 3.9% 332   401 -90 -22.4%
25-34 2,049 25.6% 2,322   2,376 -327 -13.8%
35-44 1,648 20.6% 1,885   1,900 -252 -13.3%
45-54 1,544 19.3% 1,664   1,745 -201 -11.5%
55-59 748 9.3% 846   766 -18 -2.3%
60-64 547 6.8% 642   583 -36 -6.2%
65 and older 353 4.4% 409   352 1 0.3%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,305 8,207 8,251
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 5 0.1% 5   14 -9 -64.3%
Manufacturing 3 0.0% 4   1 2 200.0%
Wholesale Trade 3 0.0% 3   1 2 200.0%
Retail Trade 15 0.2% 12   24 -9 -37.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 4 0.1% 14   10 -6 -60.0%
Information 4 0.1% 3   3 1 33.3%
Finance and Insurance 3 0.0% 6   7 -4 -57.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 3 0.0% 5   5 -2 -40.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 14 0.2% 16   61 -47 -77.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 23 0.3% 18   53 -30 -56.6%
Educational Services 6 0.1% 9   12 -6 -50.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 10 0.1% 8   25 -15 -60.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1 0.0% 2   3 -2 -66.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 15 0.2% 23   28 -13 -46.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 7 0.1% 8   16 -9 -56.3%
Public Administration 5 0.1% 4   3 2 66.7%
Information Not Available 7,184 98.3% 8,067   7,985 -801 -10.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Delaware
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 3,787 5,324 4,167
Male 1,513 40.0% 2,080   1,792 -279 -15.6%
Female 1,982 52.3% 2,814   2,118 -136 -6.4%
Information Not Available 292 7.7% 430   257 35 13.6%
 
Ethnicity 3,787 5,324 4,167
Hispanic or Latino 258 6.8% 393   301 -43 -14.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 3,237 85.5% 4,502   3,609 -372 -10.3%
Information Not Available 292 7.7% 430   257 35 13.6%
 
Race 3,787 5,324 4,167
American Indian or Alaskan Native 7 0.2% 11   15 -8 -53.3%
Asian 65 1.7% 73   83 -18 -21.7%
Black or African American 1,582 41.8% 2,334   1,835 -253 -13.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5 0.1% 9   2 3 150.0%
White 1,885 49.8% 2,546   2,019 -134 -6.6%
Information Not Available 243 6.4% 352   213 30 14.1%
 
Years of Age 3,787 5,324 4,167
Younger than 22 59 1.1% 90   85 -26 -30.6%
22-24 146 2.8% 201   187 -41 -21.9%
25-34 894 16.9% 1,204   1,053 -159 -15.1%
35-44 733 13.8% 1,119   878 -145 -16.5%
45-54 882 16.6% 1,204   868 14 1.6%
55-59 458 8.6% 609   460 -2 -0.4%
60-64 374 7.1% 527   365 9 2.5%
65 and older 190 3.6% 297   233 -43 -18.5%
Information Not Available 51 1.0% 73   38 13 34.2%
 
Industry 3,787 5,324 4,167
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 22 0.6% 6   6 16 266.7%
Mining 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Utilities 5 0.1% 6   8 -3 -37.5%
Construction 183 4.8% 241   214 -31 -14.5%
Manufacturing 143 3.8% 254   270 -127 -47.0%
Wholesale Trade 132 3.5% 160   148 -16 -10.8%
Retail Trade 569 14.9% 794   575 -6 -1.0%
Transporation and Warehousing 116 3.0% 239   147 -31 -21.1%
Information 47 1.2% 60   66 -19 -28.8%
Finance and Insurance 428 11.2% 557   389 39 10.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 69 1.8% 111   82 -13 -15.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 302 7.9% 380   349 -47 -13.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13 0.3% 19   19 -6 -31.6%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 649 17.0% 929   726 -77 -10.6%
Educational Services 94 2.5% 141   125 -31 -24.8%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 503 13.2% 724   520 -17 -3.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 40 1.1% 56   37 3 8.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 335 8.8% 461   355 -20 -5.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 91 2.4% 124   86 5 5.8%
Public Administration 29 0.8% 41   34 -5 -14.7%
Information Not Available 17 0.4% 21   11 6 54.5%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Florida
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 39,996 43,628 47,271
Male 18,029 45.1% 19,283   21,836 -3,807 -17.4%
Female 21,931 54.8% 24,288   25,406 -3,475 -13.7%
Information Not Available 36 0.1% 57   29 7 24.1%
 
Ethnicity 39,996 43,628 47,271
Hispanic or Latino 10,416 26.0% 11,409   12,063 -1,647 -13.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 26,322 65.8% 28,711   31,737 -5,415 -17.1%
Information Not Available 3,258 8.1% 3,508   3,471 -213 -6.1%
 
Race 39,996 43,628 47,271
American Indian or Alaskan Native 225 0.6% 266   259 -34 -13.1%
Asian 558 1.4% 568   763 -205 -26.9%
Black or African American 11,073 27.7% 12,729   13,544 -2,471 -18.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 212 0.5% 220   270 -58 -21.5%
White 23,432 58.6% 25,007   27,703 -4,271 -15.4%
Information Not Available 4,496 11.2% 4,838   4,732 -236 -5.0%
 
Years of Age 39,996 43,628 47,271
Younger than 22 333 0.6% 372   381 -48 -12.6%
22-24 1,077 1.8% 1,123   1,236 -159 -12.9%
25-34 7,088 11.8% 7,985   8,832 -1,744 -19.7%
35-44 8,225 13.7% 8,876   9,457 -1,232 -13.0%
45-54 8,485 14.2% 9,372   10,375 -1,890 -18.2%
55-59 4,473 7.5% 5,007   5,382 -909 -16.9%
60-64 3,525 5.9% 3,797   4,012 -487 -12.1%
65 and older 2,783 4.6% 3,011   3,100 -317 -10.2%
Information Not Available 4,007 6.7% 4,085   4,496 -489 -10.9%
 
Industry 39,996 43,628 47,271
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 1,991 4.7% 2,333   2,277 -286 -12.6%
Mining 25 0.1% 18   36 -11 -30.6%
Utilities 47 0.1% 62   78 -31 -39.7%
Construction 2,123 5.1% 2,171   2,377 -254 -10.7%
Manufacturing 1,631 3.9% 1,726   2,213 -582 -26.3%
Wholesale Trade 1,658 3.9% 1,738   1,916 -258 -13.5%
Retail Trade 3,591 8.6% 3,741   4,269 -678 -15.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,028 2.4% 1,363   1,281 -253 -19.8%
Information 685 1.6% 794   770 -85 -11.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,683 4.0% 1,809   1,898 -215 -11.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 868 2.1% 870   909 -41 -4.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,768 6.6% 3,049   3,351 -583 -17.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 459 1.1% 534   457 2 0.4%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 6,606 15.7% 7,178   8,395 -1,789 -21.3%
Educational Services 1,217 2.9% 1,629   1,478 -261 -17.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 3,983 9.5% 4,285   4,762 -779 -16.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 989 2.4% 1,146   1,145 -156 -13.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 3,049 7.3% 3,392   3,541 -492 -13.9%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 1,101 2.6% 1,148   1,171 -70 -6.0%
Public Administration 517 1.2% 503   584 -67 -11.5%
Information Not Available 3,977 9.5% 4,139   4,363 -386 -8.8%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Georgia
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 23,535 25,160 28,114
Male 9,652 41.0% 10,299   12,367 -2,715 -22.0%
Female 12,340 52.4% 13,428   14,247 -1,907 -13.4%
Information Not Available 1,543 6.6% 1,433   1,500 43 2.9%
 
Ethnicity 23,535 25,160 28,114
Hispanic or Latino 159 0.7% 17   20 139 695.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 21,833 92.8% 23,710   26,594 -4,761 -17.9%
Information Not Available 1,543 6.6% 1,433   1,500 43 2.9%
 
Race 23,535 25,160 28,114
American Indian or Alaskan Native 102 0.4% 92   110 -8 -7.3%
Asian 402 1.7% 403   440 -38 -8.6%
Black or African American 13,149 55.9% 14,508   15,987 -2,838 -17.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 8,339 35.4% 8,724   10,077 -1,738 -17.2%
Information Not Available 1,543 6.6% 1,433   1,500 43 2.9%
 
Years of Age 23,535 25,160 28,114
Younger than 22 382 1.3% 446   485 -103 -21.2%
22-24 831 2.8% 965   1,100 -269 -24.5%
25-34 5,439 18.0% 6,037   6,816 -1,377 -20.2%
35-44 5,806 19.3% 6,238   6,843 -1,037 -15.2%
45-54 5,662 18.8% 5,890   6,849 -1,187 -17.3%
55-59 2,563 8.5% 2,661   2,864 -301 -10.5%
60-64 1,737 5.8% 1,798   1,959 -222 -11.3%
65 and older 1,115 3.7% 1,125   1,198 -83 -6.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 23,535 25,160 28,114
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 258 1.1% 271   418 -160 -38.3%
Mining 19 0.1% 23   19 0 0.0%
Utilities 23 0.1% 24   30 -7 -23.3%
Construction 624 2.6% 678   1,123 -499 -44.4%
Manufacturing 1,644 6.9% 1,528   2,001 -357 -17.8%
Wholesale Trade 947 4.0% 973   1,097 -150 -13.7%
Retail Trade 1,792 7.5% 1,902   2,017 -225 -11.2%
Transporation and Warehousing 372 1.6% 423   507 -135 -26.6%
Information 380 1.6% 429   466 -86 -18.5%
Finance and Insurance 664 2.8% 670   705 -41 -5.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 250 1.1% 277   339 -89 -26.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,158 17.5% 4,590   5,063 -905 -17.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 40 0.2% 49   30 10 33.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 60 0.3% 62   81 -21 -25.9%
Educational Services 587 2.5% 644   664 -77 -11.6%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,132 4.8% 1,219   1,301 -169 -13.0%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1,005 4.2% 1,131   1,129 -124 -11.0%
Accomodation and Food Services 171 0.7% 158   330 -159 -48.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 336 1.4% 388   352 -16 -4.5%
Public Administration 219 0.9% 235   330 -111 -33.6%
Information Not Available 8,854 37.2% 9,486   10,112 -1,258 -12.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Hawaii
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 6,474 6,413 7,178
Male 4,340 67.0% 4,248   4,966 -626 -12.6%
Female 2,134 33.0% 2,164   2,210 -76 -3.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 1   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Ethnicity 6,474 6,413 7,178
Hispanic or Latino 468 7.2% 449   518 -50 -9.7%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,511 69.7% 4,445   4,788 -277 -5.8%
Information Not Available 1,495 23.1% 1,519   1,872 -377 -20.1%
 
Race 6,474 6,413 7,178
American Indian or Alaskan Native 47 0.7% 46   44 3 6.8%
Asian 2,112 32.6% 2,022   2,273 -161 -7.1%
Black or African American 122 1.9% 116   129 -7 -5.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1,995 30.8% 1,900   2,336 -341 -14.6%
White 1,395 21.5% 1,464   1,503 -108 -7.2%
Information Not Available 803 12.4% 865   893 -90 -10.1%
 
Years of Age 6,474 6,413 7,178
Younger than 22 90 1.2% 73   122 -32 -26.2%
22-24 251 3.4% 229   275 -24 -8.7%
25-34 1,427 19.6% 1,361   1,550 -123 -7.9%
35-44 1,538 21.1% 1,495   1,712 -174 -10.2%
45-54 1,402 19.3% 1,418   1,691 -289 -17.1%
55-59 739 10.1% 731   737 2 0.3%
60-64 586 8.0% 609   652 -66 -10.1%
65 and older 441 6.1% 497   439 2 0.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 6,474 6,413 7,178
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 114 1.7% 165   158 -44 -27.8%
Mining 2 0.0% 0   0 2 0.0%
Utilities 7 0.1% 11   10 -3 -30.0%
Construction 2,242 34.0% 2,152   2,665 -423 -15.9%
Manufacturing 121 1.8% 131   143 -22 -15.4%
Wholesale Trade 90 1.4% 88   88 2 2.3%
Retail Trade 292 4.4% 289   334 -42 -12.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 224 3.4% 200   174 50 28.7%
Information 81 1.2% 114   219 -138 -63.0%
Finance and Insurance 70 1.1% 85   67 3 4.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 64 1.0% 63   91 -27 -29.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 266 4.0% 257   252 14 5.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 30 0.5% 36   37 -7 -18.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 707 10.7% 699   768 -61 -7.9%
Educational Services 80 1.2% 83   60 20 33.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 245 3.7% 273   306 -61 -19.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 92 1.4% 63   53 39 73.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 831 12.6% 698   587 244 41.6%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 128 1.9% 124   139 -11 -7.9%
Public Administration 59 0.9% 79   100 -41 -41.0%
Information Not Available 729 11.1% 803   927 -198 -21.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Iowa
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 11,599 13,315 13,363
Male 6,007 51.8% 6,521   7,165 -1,158 -16.2%
Female 5,443 46.9% 6,623   6,046 -603 -10.0%
Information Not Available 149 1.3% 171   152 -3 -2.0%
 
Ethnicity 11,599 13,315 13,363
Hispanic or Latino 991 8.5% 1,124   0 991 0.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 10,018 86.4% 11,462   0 10,018 0.0%
Information Not Available 590 5.1% 729   13,363 -12,773 -95.6%
 
Race 11,599 13,315 13,363
American Indian or Alaskan Native 222 1.9% 281   199 23 11.6%
Asian 156 1.3% 181   200 -44 -22.0%
Black or African American 1,046 9.0% 1,167   1,066 -20 -1.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
White 8,594 74.1% 9,833   8,825 -231 -2.6%
Information Not Available 1,581 13.6% 1,853   3,073 -1,492 -48.6%
 
Years of Age 11,599 13,315 13,363
Younger than 22 218 1.1% 217   247 -29 -11.7%
22-24 371 1.9% 427   524 -153 -29.2%
25-34 2,394 12.6% 2,650   2,911 -517 -17.8%
35-44 2,628 13.8% 2,897   3,027 -399 -13.2%
45-54 2,594 13.6% 2,969   3,080 -486 -15.8%
55-59 1,497 7.9% 1,747   1,666 -169 -10.1%
60-64 1,144 6.0% 1,356   1,196 -52 -4.3%
65 and older 740 3.9% 1,046   710 30 4.2%
Information Not Available 13 0.1% 6   2 11 550.0%
 
Industry 11,599 13,315 13,363
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 110 0.9% 146   136 -26 -19.1%
Mining 19 0.2% 18   10 9 90.0%
Utilities 20 0.2% 25   20 0 0.0%
Construction 1,483 12.7% 1,210   1,809 -326 -18.0%
Manufacturing 2,457 21.0% 2,892   2,790 -333 -11.9%
Wholesale Trade 548 4.7% 578   673 -125 -18.6%
Retail Trade 1,200 10.2% 1,037   1,273 -73 -5.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 358 3.1% 968   424 -66 -15.6%
Information 391 3.3% 431   470 -79 -16.8%
Finance and Insurance 508 4.3% 531   516 -8 -1.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 132 1.1% 132   130 2 1.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 681 5.8% 769   694 -13 -1.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 69 0.6% 83   52 17 32.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,046 8.9% 1,056   1,338 -292 -21.8%
Educational Services 265 2.3% 329   334 -69 -20.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,049 9.0% 1,304   1,269 -220 -17.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 106 0.9% 121   108 -2 -1.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 607 5.2% 974   669 -62 -9.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 303 2.6% 450   348 -45 -12.9%
Public Administration 151 1.3% 169   198 -47 -23.7%
Information Not Available 96 0.8% 92   102 -6 -5.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Idaho
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 3,282 4,064 3,808
Male 1,605 48.9% 1,903   1,933 -328 -17.0%
Female 1,676 51.1% 2,160   1,874 -198 -10.6%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 1   1 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 3,282 4,064 3,808
Hispanic or Latino 339 10.3% 420   415 -76 -18.3%
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,466 75.1% 2,999   2,839 -373 -13.1%
Information Not Available 477 14.5% 645   554 -77 -13.9%
 
Race 3,282 4,064 3,808
American Indian or Alaskan Native 186 3.7% 269   213 -27 -12.7%
Asian 69 1.4% 70   108 -39 -36.1%
Black or African American 63 1.3% 69   95 -32 -33.7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 46 0.9% 84   51 -5 -9.8%
White 3,823 76.2% 4,922   4,545 -722 -15.9%
Information Not Available 829 16.5% 1,275   1,029 -200 -19.4%
 
Years of Age 3,282 4,064 3,808
Younger than 22 48 0.7% 43   49 -1 -2.0%
22-24 99 1.5% 110   130 -31 -23.8%
25-34 573 8.4% 651   722 -149 -20.6%
35-44 734 10.8% 821   876 -142 -16.2%
45-54 824 12.1% 946   895 -71 -7.9%
55-59 439 6.4% 588   491 -52 -10.6%
60-64 288 4.2% 419   363 -75 -20.7%
65 and older 277 4.1% 486   280 -3 -1.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   2 -2 -100.0%
 
Industry 3,282 4,064 3,808
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 46 1.4% 75   60 -14 -23.3%
Mining 15 0.5% 15   21 -6 -28.6%
Utilities 11 0.3% 12   3 8 266.7%
Construction 259 7.8% 255   315 -56 -17.8%
Manufacturing 453 13.6% 518   443 10 2.3%
Wholesale Trade 190 5.7% 204   241 -51 -21.2%
Retail Trade 357 10.7% 379   444 -87 -19.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 106 3.2% 540   109 -3 -2.8%
Information 57 1.7% 56   80 -23 -28.8%
Finance and Insurance 122 3.7% 144   149 -27 -18.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 36 1.1% 45   39 -3 -7.7%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 256 7.7% 250   273 -17 -6.2%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 16 0.5% 19   15 1 6.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 352 10.6% 331   359 -7 -1.9%
Educational Services 86 2.6% 123   112 -26 -23.2%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 372 11.2% 450   489 -117 -23.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 38 1.1% 40   47 -9 -19.1%
Accomodation and Food Services 175 5.3% 190   193 -18 -9.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 64 1.9% 93   95 -31 -32.6%
Public Administration 80 2.4% 99   115 -35 -30.4%
Information Not Available 191 5.7% 226   206 -15 -7.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Illinois
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 76,446 87,433 89,306
Male 38,746 50.7% 42,017   47,143 -8,397 -17.8%
Female 37,184 48.6% 44,809   41,455 -4,271 -10.3%
Information Not Available 516 0.7% 607   708 -192 -27.1%
 
Ethnicity 76,446 87,433 89,306
Hispanic or Latino 9,183 12.0% 10,575   10,695 -1,512 -14.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 59,864 78.3% 67,965   69,461 -9,597 -13.8%
Information Not Available 7,399 9.7% 8,893   9,150 -1,751 -19.1%
 
Race 76,446 87,433 89,306
American Indian or Alaskan Native 394 0.5% 471   391 3 0.8%
Asian 2,088 2.7% 2,159   2,396 -308 -12.9%
Black or African American 23,074 30.2% 26,683   26,523 -3,449 -13.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 187 0.2% 234   209 -22 -10.5%
White 43,551 57.0% 49,756   51,160 -7,609 -14.9%
Information Not Available 7,152 9.4% 8,130   8,627 -1,475 -17.1%
 
Years of Age 76,446 87,433 89,306
Younger than 22 864 0.8% 913   1,182 -318 -26.9%
22-24 2,397 2.1% 2,631   3,152 -755 -24.0%
25-34 16,179 14.3% 18,136   20,439 -4,260 -20.8%
35-44 18,029 16.0% 20,216   20,986 -2,957 -14.1%
45-54 18,152 16.1% 20,947   21,443 -3,291 -15.3%
55-59 9,585 8.5% 10,939   10,519 -934 -8.9%
60-64 7,064 6.3% 8,298   7,506 -442 -5.9%
65 and older 4,176 3.7% 5,353   4,079 97 2.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 76,446 87,433 89,306
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 187 0.2% 257   182 5 2.7%
Mining 92 0.1% 82   210 -118 -56.2%
Utilities 148 0.2% 155   138 10 7.2%
Construction 7,267 9.5% 7,289   8,994 -1,727 -19.2%
Manufacturing 8,134 10.6% 7,709   8,806 -672 -7.6%
Wholesale Trade 3,683 4.8% 3,877   4,669 -986 -21.1%
Retail Trade 7,728 10.1% 7,302   8,412 -684 -8.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 3,918 5.1% 8,461   3,898 20 0.5%
Information 1,695 2.2% 1,770   1,952 -257 -13.2%
Finance and Insurance 3,380 4.4% 3,515   3,779 -399 -10.6%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 1,259 1.6% 1,333   1,368 -109 -8.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 5,954 7.8% 5,994   6,738 -784 -11.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 655 0.9% 738   991 -336 -33.9%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 10,264 13.4% 11,570   12,583 -2,319 -18.4%
Educational Services 2,367 3.1% 2,965   3,156 -789 -25.0%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 6,310 8.2% 6,949   6,904 -594 -8.6%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 753 1.0% 1,007   915 -162 -17.7%
Accomodation and Food Services 4,273 5.6% 6,877   5,118 -845 -16.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,201 2.9% 2,536   2,475 -274 -11.1%
Public Administration 1,989 2.6% 2,383   2,332 -343 -14.7%
Information Not Available 4,189 5.5% 4,664   5,686 -1,497 -26.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Indiana
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 12,793 13,136 13,688
Male 6,500 50.8% 6,661   7,100 -600 -8.5%
Female 6,214 48.6% 6,373   6,497 -283 -4.4%
Information Not Available 79 0.6% 102   91 -12 -13.2%
 
Ethnicity 12,793 13,136 13,688
Hispanic or Latino 606 4.7% 619   592 14 2.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 9,832 76.9% 10,040   10,394 -562 -5.4%
Information Not Available 2,355 18.4% 2,477   2,702 -347 -12.8%
 
Race 12,793 13,136 13,688
American Indian or Alaskan Native 55 0.4% 45   70 -15 -21.4%
Asian 75 0.6% 99   106 -31 -29.2%
Black or African American 2,425 19.0% 2,549   2,473 -48 -1.9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 24 0.2% 26   23 1 4.3%
White 9,212 72.0% 9,382   10,050 -838 -8.3%
Information Not Available 1,002 7.8% 1,035   966 36 3.7%
 
Years of Age 12,793 13,136 13,688
Younger than 22 117 0.6% 119   119 -2 -1.7%
22-24 302 1.4% 320   358 -56 -15.6%
25-34 2,444 11.7% 2,586   2,661 -217 -8.2%
35-44 3,313 15.8% 3,357   3,384 -71 -2.1%
45-54 3,236 15.5% 3,367   3,579 -343 -9.6%
55-59 1,675 8.0% 1,678   1,791 -116 -6.5%
60-64 1,096 5.2% 1,110   1,228 -132 -10.7%
65 and older 610 2.9% 599   568 42 7.4%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 12,793 13,136 13,688
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 43 0.3% 40   23 20 87.0%
Mining 12 0.1% 10   10 2 20.0%
Utilities 34 0.3% 35   25 9 36.0%
Construction 1,475 11.5% 1,601   1,379 96 7.0%
Manufacturing 2,589 20.2% 2,489   2,540 49 1.9%
Wholesale Trade 552 4.3% 571   559 -7 -1.3%
Retail Trade 1,130 8.8% 1,147   1,617 -487 -30.1%
Transporation and Warehousing 427 3.3% 419   527 -100 -19.0%
Information 250 1.9% 254   275 -25 -9.1%
Finance and Insurance 504 3.9% 498   461 43 9.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 217 1.7% 224   218 -1 -0.5%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 650 5.1% 703   747 -97 -13.0%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 143 1.1% 143   155 -12 -7.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,196 9.3% 1,344   1,302 -106 -8.1%
Educational Services 345 2.7% 401   442 -97 -21.9%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,174 9.1% 1,145   1,179 -5 -0.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 97 0.8% 91   105 -8 -7.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 451 3.5% 440   420 31 7.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 360 2.8% 373   406 -46 -11.3%
Public Administration 122 1.0% 121   135 -13 -9.6%
Information Not Available 1,022 8.0% 1,087   1,163 -141 -12.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kansas
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,720 8,304 9,579
Male 3,963 51.3% 4,128   5,178 -1,215 -23.5%
Female 3,757 48.7% 4,176   4,401 -644 -14.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 7,720 8,304 9,579
Hispanic or Latino 619 8.0% 698   679 -60 -8.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 4,150 53.8% 4,379   4,707 -557 -11.8%
Information Not Available 2,951 38.2% 3,227   4,193 -1,242 -29.6%
 
Race 7,720 8,304 9,579
American Indian or Alaskan Native 148 1.9% 127   140 8 5.7%
Asian 93 1.2% 89   95 -2 -2.1%
Black or African American 1,727 22.4% 1,899   2,478 -751 -30.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 19 0.2% 16   15 4 26.7%
White 5,224 67.7% 5,620   6,321 -1,097 -17.4%
Information Not Available 509 6.6% 553   530 -21 -4.0%
 
Years of Age 7,720 8,304 9,579
Younger than 22 102 0.8% 108   136 -34 -25.0%
22-24 282 2.3% 307   350 -68 -19.4%
25-34 1,733 14.1% 1,806   2,032 -299 -14.7%
35-44 1,892 15.4% 1,988   2,377 -485 -20.4%
45-54 1,734 14.1% 1,897   2,300 -566 -24.6%
55-59 944 7.7% 1,053   1,126 -182 -16.2%
60-64 639 5.2% 711   835 -196 -23.5%
65 and older 394 3.2% 434   423 -29 -6.9%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 7,720 8,304 9,579
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 27 0.3% 29   44 -17 -38.6%
Mining 43 0.6% 35   62 -19 -30.6%
Utilities 14 0.2% 7   13 1 7.7%
Construction 870 11.2% 935   1,185 -315 -26.6%
Manufacturing 921 11.9% 877   1,072 -151 -14.1%
Wholesale Trade 355 4.6% 352   405 -50 -12.3%
Retail Trade 629 8.1% 659   714 -85 -11.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 284 3.7% 338   272 12 4.4%
Information 232 3.0% 218   201 31 15.4%
Finance and Insurance 314 4.1% 325   311 3 1.0%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 139 1.8% 140   169 -30 -17.8%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 604 7.8% 651   667 -63 -9.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 29 0.4% 35   54 -25 -46.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 862 11.1% 931   1,155 -293 -25.4%
Educational Services 213 2.7% 247   204 9 4.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,004 13.0% 1,047   1,118 -114 -10.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 49 0.6% 73   52 -3 -5.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 350 4.5% 474   386 -36 -9.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 174 2.2% 203   211 -37 -17.5%
Public Administration 231 3.0% 242   249 -18 -7.2%
Information Not Available 376 4.9% 486   1,035 -659 -63.7%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Kentucky
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 17,949 15,866 15,843
Male 10,037 55.9% 8,527   8,760 1,277 14.6%
Female 7,912 44.1% 7,339   7,083 829 11.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 17,949 15,866 15,843
Hispanic or Latino 32 0.2% 43   32 0 0.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 350 1.9% 319   459 -109 -23.7%
Information Not Available 17,567 97.9% 15,504   15,352 2,215 14.4%
 
Race 17,949 15,866 15,843
American Indian or Alaskan Native 129 0.7% 120   133 -4 -3.0%
Asian 101 0.6% 107   37 64 173.0%
Black or African American 3,144 17.5% 3,074   2,531 613 24.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0% 3   14 -14 -100.0%
White 14,307 79.7% 12,417   12,949 1,358 10.5%
Information Not Available 268 1.5% 145   179 89 49.7%
 
Years of Age 17,949 15,866 15,843
Younger than 22 281 0.9% 101   244 37 15.2%
22-24 558 1.8% 454   455 103 22.6%
25-34 3,536 11.5% 3,608   3,565 -29 -0.8%
35-44 4,196 13.7% 3,777   3,941 255 6.5%
45-54 4,721 15.4% 3,740   3,849 872 22.7%
55-59 2,250 7.3% 1,887   1,589 661 41.6%
60-64 1,517 4.9% 1,353   1,530 -13 -0.8%
65 and older 890 2.9% 936   652 238 36.5%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 10   18 -18 -100.0%
 
Industry 17,949 15,866 15,843
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 41 0.2% 18   46 -5 -10.9%
Mining 235 1.3% 153   188 47 25.0%
Utilities 9 0.1% 9   37 -28 -75.7%
Construction 1,471 8.2% 1,365   1,479 -8 -0.5%
Manufacturing 5,717 31.8% 5,222   3,514 2,203 62.7%
Wholesale Trade 669 3.7% 644   822 -153 -18.6%
Retail Trade 1,545 8.6% 1,055   1,171 374 31.9%
Transporation and Warehousing 562 3.1% 638   689 -127 -18.4%
Information 323 1.8% 120   349 -26 -7.4%
Finance and Insurance 599 3.3% 448   625 -26 -4.2%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 258 1.4% 187   188 70 37.2%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 950 5.3% 703   891 59 6.6%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 143 0.8% 31   156 -13 -8.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,379 7.7% 1,283   1,387 -8 -0.6%
Educational Services 562 3.1% 617   496 66 13.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,425 7.9% 1,372   1,617 -192 -11.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 161 0.9% 144   188 -27 -14.4%
Accomodation and Food Services 549 3.1% 743   707 -158 -22.3%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 466 2.6% 255   234 232 99.1%
Public Administration 212 1.2% 193   308 -96 -31.2%
Information Not Available 673 3.7% 666   751 -78 -10.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Louisiana
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 15,731 17,641 19,429
Male 6,825 43.4% 7,432   8,964 -2,139 -23.9%
Female 8,856 56.3% 10,164   10,420 -1,564 -15.0%
Information Not Available 50 0.3% 45   45 5 11.1%
 
Ethnicity 15,731 17,641 19,429
Hispanic or Latino 663 4.2% 704   752 -89 -11.8%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,753 93.8% 16,606   18,181 -3,428 -18.9%
Information Not Available 315 2.0% 331   496 -181 -36.5%
 
Race 15,731 17,641 19,429
American Indian or Alaskan Native 107 0.7% 114   108 -1 -0.9%
Asian 70 0.4% 92   107 -37 -34.6%
Black or African American 8,157 51.9% 9,227   9,752 -1,595 -16.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 225 1.4% 299   281 -56 -19.9%
White 6,024 38.3% 6,688   7,659 -1,635 -21.3%
Information Not Available 1,148 7.3% 1,221   1,522 -374 -24.6%
 
Years of Age 15,731 17,641 19,429
Younger than 22 295 1.4% 284   374 -79 -21.1%
22-24 596 2.9% 670   843 -247 -29.3%
25-34 3,672 17.9% 4,095   4,820 -1,148 -23.8%
35-44 3,799 18.5% 4,202   4,764 -965 -20.3%
45-54 3,546 17.2% 4,015   4,203 -657 -15.6%
55-59 1,764 8.6% 1,970   2,057 -293 -14.2%
60-64 1,195 5.8% 1,405   1,471 -276 -18.8%
65 and older 864 4.2% 1,000   897 -33 -3.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 15,731 17,641 19,429
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 75 0.5% 103   119 -44 -37.0%
Mining 217 1.4% 238   254 -37 -14.6%
Utilities 41 0.3% 61   48 -7 -14.6%
Construction 2,741 17.3% 2,921   3,292 -551 -16.7%
Manufacturing 1,058 6.7% 1,090   1,369 -311 -22.7%
Wholesale Trade 411 2.6% 409   491 -80 -16.3%
Retail Trade 1,320 8.4% 1,389   1,495 -175 -11.7%
Transporation and Warehousing 548 3.5% 650   724 -176 -24.3%
Information 222 1.4% 262   228 -6 -2.6%
Finance and Insurance 406 2.6% 447   437 -31 -7.1%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 258 1.6% 243   319 -61 -19.1%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 735 4.7% 867   893 -158 -17.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 77 0.5% 70   68 9 13.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,322 8.4% 1,460   1,610 -288 -17.9%
Educational Services 487 3.1% 628   515 -28 -5.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 1,806 11.4% 2,046   2,003 -197 -9.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 245 1.6% 298   281 -36 -12.8%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,275 8.1% 1,593   1,550 -275 -17.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 406 2.6% 491   499 -93 -18.6%
Public Administration 308 1.9% 319   274 34 12.4%
Information Not Available 1,773 11.2% 2,056   2,960 -1,187 -40.1%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Massachusetts
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 43,520 55,126 47,327
Male 23,334 53.6% 27,369   24,917 -1,583 -6.4%
Female 20,184 46.4% 27,754   22,407 -2,223 -9.9%
Information Not Available 2 0.0% 3   3 -1 -33.3%
 
Ethnicity 43,520 55,126 47,327
Hispanic or Latino 5,821 13.4% 7,454   6,183 -362 -5.9%
Not Hispanic or Latino 34,997 80.4% 44,152   38,340 -3,343 -8.7%
Information Not Available 2,702 6.2% 3,520   2,804 -102 -3.6%
 
Race 43,520 55,126 47,327
American Indian or Alaskan Native 229 0.5% 284   232 -3 -1.3%
Asian 1,621 3.7% 2,002   1,915 -294 -15.4%
Black or African American 4,869 11.2% 6,241   5,092 -223 -4.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 123 0.3% 154   104 19 18.3%
White 30,173 69.3% 38,221   33,169 -2,996 -9.0%
Information Not Available 6,505 14.9% 8,224   6,815 -310 -4.5%
 
Years of Age 43,520 55,126 47,327
Younger than 22 553 0.8% 649   641 -88 -13.7%
22-24 1,420 2.0% 1,633   1,825 -405 -22.2%
25-34 9,419 13.6% 10,692   10,593 -1,174 -11.1%
35-44 9,043 13.0% 11,079   9,928 -885 -8.9%
45-54 10,305 14.9% 13,362   11,332 -1,027 -9.1%
55-59 5,338 7.7% 7,081   5,579 -241 -4.3%
60-64 4,301 6.2% 5,717   4,426 -125 -2.8%
65 and older 3,141 4.5% 4,913   3,003 138 4.6%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 43,520 55,126 47,327
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 214 0.5% 219   280 -66 -23.6%
Mining 12 0.0% 17   20 -8 -40.0%
Utilities 1,153 2.6% 1,171   213 940 441.3%
Construction 3,935 9.0% 3,675   3,816 119 3.1%
Manufacturing 3,675 8.4% 3,908   4,312 -637 -14.8%
Wholesale Trade 2,060 4.7% 2,245   2,631 -571 -21.7%
Retail Trade 3,827 8.8% 4,297   4,373 -546 -12.5%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,446 3.3% 5,787   1,494 -48 -3.2%
Information 1,108 2.5% 1,158   1,353 -245 -18.1%
Finance and Insurance 2,103 4.8% 2,251   2,164 -61 -2.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 763 1.7% 778   832 -69 -8.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 4,259 9.7% 4,651   5,065 -806 -15.9%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 285 0.7% 264   304 -19 -6.3%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,093 9.4% 4,549   4,640 -547 -11.8%
Educational Services 1,314 3.0% 1,754   1,374 -60 -4.4%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 5,062 11.6% 5,969   5,526 -464 -8.4%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 482 1.1% 558   587 -105 -17.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 2,724 6.2% 5,516   2,968 -244 -8.2%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 2,618 6.0% 2,897   2,687 -69 -2.6%
Public Administration 1,080 2.5% 1,703   1,298 -218 -16.8%
Information Not Available 1,307 3.0% 1,759   1,390 -83 -6.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maryland
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 30,944 30,476 30,085
Male 9,518 30.8% 10,925   11,222 -1,704 -15.2%
Female 9,514 30.7% 12,967   11,539 -2,025 -17.5%
Information Not Available 11,912 38.5% 6,584   7,324 4,588 62.6%
 
Ethnicity 30,944 30,476 30,085
Hispanic or Latino 907 2.9% 1,082   1,093 -186 -17.0%
Not Hispanic or Latino 17,408 56.3% 21,975   20,842 -3,434 -16.5%
Information Not Available 12,629 40.8% 7,419   8,150 4,479 55.0%
 
Race 30,944 30,476 30,085
American Indian or Alaskan Native 84 0.3% 106   109 -25 -22.9%
Asian 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
Black or African American 9,175 29.7% 11,548   11,130 -1,955 -17.6%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 31 0.1% 37   43 -12 -27.9%
White 8,118 26.2% 10,284   9,560 -1,442 -15.1%
Information Not Available 13,536 43.7% 8,501   9,243 4,293 46.4%
 
Years of Age 30,944 30,476 30,085
Younger than 22 275 0.7% 325   381 -106 -27.8%
22-24 695 1.9% 845   936 -241 -25.7%
25-34 4,576 12.2% 5,398   5,809 -1,233 -21.2%
35-44 4,260 11.4% 5,136   4,875 -615 -12.6%
45-54 4,219 11.3% 5,225   5,090 -871 -17.1%
55-59 2,245 6.0% 2,851   2,531 -286 -11.3%
60-64 1,612 4.3% 2,160   1,812 -200 -11.0%
65 and older 1,150 3.1% 1,951   1,327 -177 -13.3%
Information Not Available 11,912 31.8% 6,585   7,324 4,588 62.6%
 
Industry 30,944 30,476 30,085
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 13 0.0% 15   18 -5 -27.8%
Mining 40 0.1% 39   7 33 471.4%
Utilities 32 0.1% 31   33 -1 -3.0%
Construction 2,121 6.9% 2,163   2,226 -105 -4.7%
Manufacturing 246 0.8% 243   209 37 17.7%
Wholesale Trade 690 2.2% 749   919 -229 -24.9%
Retail Trade 805 2.6% 908   1,029 -224 -21.8%
Transporation and Warehousing 439 1.4% 2,766   640 -201 -31.4%
Information 376 1.2% 366   485 -109 -22.5%
Finance and Insurance 779 2.5% 812   943 -164 -17.4%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 527 1.7% 599   543 -16 -2.9%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 2,098 6.8% 2,221   2,506 -408 -16.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 102 0.3% 101   113 -11 -9.7%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,675 8.6% 3,160   3,146 -471 -15.0%
Educational Services 755 2.4% 1,031   952 -197 -20.7%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,060 6.7% 2,484   2,550 -490 -19.2%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 273 0.9% 344   311 -38 -12.2%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,064 3.4% 1,674   1,343 -279 -20.8%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 588 1.9% 632   693 -105 -15.2%
Public Administration 380 1.2% 419   504 -124 -24.6%
Information Not Available 14,881 48.1% 9,719   10,915 3,966 36.3%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Maine
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 3,192 3,769 3,178
Male 1,695 53.1% 1,615   1,600 95 5.9%
Female 1,497 46.9% 1,831   1,578 -81 -5.1%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 323   0 0 0.0%
 
Ethnicity 3,192 3,769 3,178
Hispanic or Latino 75 2.3% 69   65 10 15.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 2,999 94.0% 3,565   2,781 218 7.8%
Information Not Available 118 3.7% 135   332 -214 -64.5%
 
Race 3,192 3,769 3,178
American Indian or Alaskan Native 49 1.5% 58   35 14 40.0%
Asian 27 0.8% 39   20 7 35.0%
Black or African American 65 2.0% 73   65 0 0.0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 5 0.2% 11   0 5 0.0%
White 2,954 92.5% 3,493   2,911 43 1.5%
Information Not Available 92 2.9% 95   147 -55 -37.4%
 
Years of Age 3,192 3,769 3,178
Younger than 22 38 0.7% 43   78 -40 -51.3%
22-24 81 1.4% 84   116 -35 -30.2%
25-34 574 9.9% 673   622 -48 -7.7%
35-44 682 11.8% 783   641 41 6.4%
45-54 802 13.8% 948   809 -7 -0.9%
55-59 442 7.6% 526   401 41 10.2%
60-64 344 5.9% 406   333 11 3.3%
65 and older 229 3.9% 306   178 51 28.7%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 3,192 3,769 3,178
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 35 1.1% 52   48 -13 -27.1%
Mining 3 0.1% 0   0 3 0.0%
Utilities 11 0.3% 16   5 6 120.0%
Construction 91 2.8% 66   149 -58 -38.9%
Manufacturing 314 9.7% 294   285 29 10.2%
Wholesale Trade 109 3.4% 116   108 1 0.9%
Retail Trade 394 12.2% 432   350 44 12.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 66 2.0% 234   66 0 0.0%
Information 68 2.1% 56   39 29 74.4%
Finance and Insurance 129 4.0% 142   70 59 84.3%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 25 0.8% 25   31 -6 -19.4%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 185 5.7% 191   143 42 29.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13 0.4% 15   11 2 18.2%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 234 7.3% 243   253 -19 -7.5%
Educational Services 91 2.8% 120   98 -7 -7.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 495 15.3% 617   377 118 31.3%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 35 1.1% 34   34 1 2.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 186 5.8% 256   168 18 10.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 126 3.9% 119   63 63 100.0%
Public Administration 71 2.2% 79   64 7 10.9%
Information Not Available 511 15.8% 662   816 -305 -37.4%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Michigan
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 40,723 48,407 48,380
Male 21,899 53.8% 24,475   25,392 -3,493 -13.8%
Female 18,275 44.9% 23,250   21,714 -3,439 -15.8%
Information Not Available 549 1.3% 682   1,274 -725 -56.9%
 
Ethnicity 40,723 48,407 48,380
Hispanic or Latino 1,676 4.1% 1,828   1,824 -148 -8.1%
Not Hispanic or Latino 32,812 80.6% 38,855   38,316 -5,504 -14.4%
Information Not Available 6,235 15.3% 7,724   8,240 -2,005 -24.3%
 
Race 40,723 48,407 48,380
American Indian or Alaskan Native 332 0.8% 323   308 24 7.8%
Asian 419 1.0% 520   630 -211 -33.5%
Black or African American 8,900 21.9% 10,993   11,180 -2,280 -20.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 52 0.1% 50   67 -15 -22.4%
White 22,604 55.5% 26,295   26,000 -3,396 -13.1%
Information Not Available 8,416 20.7% 10,226   10,195 -1,779 -17.4%
 
Years of Age 40,723 48,407 48,380
Younger than 22 537 0.9% 636   802 -265 -33.0%
22-24 1,455 2.4% 1,760   2,091 -636 -30.4%
25-34 9,068 15.1% 10,872   11,277 -2,209 -19.6%
35-44 9,131 15.2% 11,014   11,033 -1,902 -17.2%
45-54 10,477 17.5% 12,458   12,154 -1,677 -13.8%
55-59 5,065 8.4% 5,941   5,703 -638 -11.2%
60-64 3,293 5.5% 3,774   3,573 -280 -7.8%
65 and older 1,696 2.8% 1,952   1,747 -51 -2.9%
Information Not Available 1 0.0% 0   0 1 0.0%
 
Industry 40,723 48,407 48,380
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 320 0.8% 353   260 60 23.1%
Mining 57 0.1% 55   52 5 9.6%
Utilities 71 0.2% 94   65 6 9.2%
Construction 3,715 9.1% 2,674   2,565 1,150 44.8%
Manufacturing 6,207 15.1% 7,408   8,110 -1,903 -23.5%
Wholesale Trade 5,774 14.1% 8,604   7,478 -1,704 -22.8%
Retail Trade 2,813 6.9% 2,678   2,805 8 0.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 1,035 2.5% 1,212   1,338 -303 -22.6%
Information 662 1.6% 675   779 -117 -15.0%
Finance and Insurance 1,455 3.5% 1,454   1,282 173 13.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 618 1.5% 680   564 54 9.6%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 3,284 8.0% 3,801   3,969 -685 -17.3%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 975 2.4% 1,160   1,809 -834 -46.1%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 4,269 10.4% 4,352   5,027 -758 -15.1%
Educational Services 921 2.2% 1,212   1,130 -209 -18.5%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 4,059 9.9% 5,983   3,944 115 2.9%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 371 0.9% 583   424 -53 -12.5%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,711 4.2% 2,376   1,705 6 0.4%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 953 2.3% 1,282   1,225 -272 -22.2%
Public Administration 456 1.1% 664   636 -180 -28.3%
Information Not Available 997 2.4% 1,107   3,213 -2,216 -69.0%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Minnesota
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 22,095 24,447 24,696
Male 12,056 54.6% 12,635   13,564 -1,508 -11.1%
Female 10,035 45.4% 11,807   11,125 -1,090 -9.8%
Information Not Available 4 0.0% 5   7 -3 -42.9%
 
Ethnicity 22,095 24,447 24,696
Hispanic or Latino 820 3.7% 995   927 -107 -11.5%
Not Hispanic or Latino 18,939 85.7% 20,861   21,207 -2,268 -10.7%
Information Not Available 2,336 10.6% 2,591   2,562 -226 -8.8%
 
Race 22,095 24,447 24,696
American Indian or Alaskan Native 293 1.3% 368   363 -70 -19.3%
Asian 669 3.0% 782   745 -76 -10.2%
Black or African American 2,168 9.8% 2,473   2,351 -183 -7.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 63 0.3% 58   65 -2 -3.1%
White 16,790 76.0% 18,431   18,820 -2,030 -10.8%
Information Not Available 2,112 9.6% 2,335   2,352 -240 -10.2%
 
Years of Age 22,095 24,447 24,696
Younger than 22 235 0.6% 253   299 -64 -21.4%
22-24 703 1.9% 711   798 -95 -11.9%
25-34 4,635 12.6% 5,169   5,490 -855 -15.6%
35-44 4,974 13.6% 5,491   5,403 -429 -7.9%
45-54 4,983 13.6% 5,564   5,702 -719 -12.6%
55-59 2,993 8.2% 3,274   3,255 -262 -8.0%
60-64 2,236 6.1% 2,469   2,426 -190 -7.8%
65 and older 1,330 3.6% 1,510   1,314 16 1.2%
Information Not Available 6 0.0% 6   9 -3 -33.3%
 
Industry 22,095 24,447 24,696
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 178 0.8% 220   150 28 18.7%
Mining 33 0.1% 24   51 -18 -35.3%
Utilities 95 0.4% 120   67 28 41.8%
Construction 2,629 11.8% 2,413   2,783 -154 -5.5%
Manufacturing 2,760 12.4% 2,956   3,203 -443 -13.8%
Wholesale Trade 1,173 5.3% 1,239   1,336 -163 -12.2%
Retail Trade 2,071 9.3% 1,894   2,187 -116 -5.3%
Transporation and Warehousing 605 2.7% 758   690 -85 -12.3%
Information 616 2.8% 626   667 -51 -7.6%
Finance and Insurance 966 4.3% 961   1,025 -59 -5.8%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 399 1.8% 463   407 -8 -2.0%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,810 8.1% 1,954   2,051 -241 -11.8%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 426 1.9% 447   568 -142 -25.0%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 1,996 9.0% 2,187   2,175 -179 -8.2%
Educational Services 908 4.1% 1,115   999 -91 -9.1%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,179 9.8% 2,436   2,557 -378 -14.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 282 1.3% 322   313 -31 -9.9%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,073 4.8% 1,839   1,244 -171 -13.7%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 796 3.6% 1,230   864 -68 -7.9%
Public Administration 345 1.5% 433   436 -91 -20.9%
Information Not Available 755 3.4% 810   923 -168 -18.2%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Missouri
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 18,128 21,434 20,745
Male 8,686 47.9% 9,761   10,276 -1,590 -15.5%
Female 9,419 52.0% 11,651   10,439 -1,020 -9.8%
Information Not Available 23 0.1% 22   30 -7 -23.3%
 
Ethnicity 18,128 21,434 20,745
Hispanic or Latino 755 4.2% 857   843 -88 -10.4%
Not Hispanic or Latino 14,006 77.3% 16,703   16,104 -2,098 -13.0%
Information Not Available 3,367 18.6% 3,874   3,798 -431 -11.3%
 
Race 18,128 21,434 20,745
American Indian or Alaskan Native 129 0.7% 135   123 6 4.9%
Asian 141 0.8% 199   166 -25 -15.1%
Black or African American 4,419 24.4% 5,237   4,821 -402 -8.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 100 0.6% 134   183 -83 -45.4%
White 10,951 60.4% 13,087   12,939 -1,988 -15.4%
Information Not Available 2,388 13.2% 2,642   2,513 -125 -5.0%
 
Years of Age 18,128 21,434 20,745
Younger than 22 222 0.8% 270   300 -78 -26.0%
22-24 562 2.1% 624   788 -226 -28.7%
25-34 3,743 13.7% 4,456   4,546 -803 -17.7%
35-44 4,234 15.5% 4,915   4,832 -598 -12.4%
45-54 4,346 15.9% 5,120   4,901 -555 -11.3%
55-59 2,246 8.2% 2,648   2,484 -238 -9.6%
60-64 1,720 6.3% 1,979   1,732 -12 -0.7%
65 and older 1,055 3.9% 1,422   1,162 -107 -9.2%
Information Not Available 0 0.0% 0   0 0 0.0%
 
Industry 18,128 21,434 20,745
Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing and Hunting 85 0.5% 101   116 -31 -26.7%
Mining 30 0.2% 40   30 0 0.0%
Utilities 28 0.2% 21   34 -6 -17.6%
Construction 1,655 9.1% 1,812   2,126 -471 -22.2%
Manufacturing 2,026 11.1% 2,000   2,214 -188 -8.5%
Wholesale Trade 884 4.9% 955   973 -89 -9.1%
Retail Trade 1,732 9.5% 2,099   2,128 -396 -18.6%
Transporation and Warehousing 557 3.1% 1,223   715 -158 -22.1%
Information 493 2.7% 622   488 5 1.0%
Finance and Insurance 870 4.8% 948   722 148 20.5%
Real Estate, Rental and Leasing 330 1.8% 375   356 -26 -7.3%
Professional/Scientific/Technical Services 1,561 8.6% 1,662   1,524 37 2.4%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 130 0.7% 147   129 1 0.8%
Administration and Support/Waste Management and Remedial Services 2,054 11.3% 2,284   2,570 -516 -20.1%
Educational Services 438 2.4% 503   571 -133 -23.3%
Healthcare and Social Assistance 2,312 12.7% 2,725   2,622 -310 -11.8%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 162 0.9% 222   192 -30 -15.6%
Accomodation and Food Services 1,098 6.0% 1,720   1,300 -202 -15.5%
Other Services (except Public Administration) 472 2.6% 571   532 -60 -11.3%
Public Administration 187 1.0% 220   200 -13 -6.5%
Information Not Available 1,024 5.6% 1,184   1,203 -179 -14.9%
Characteristics of Unemployment Insurance Claimants
Mississippi
Sep 2018 Percent Aug 2018     Sep 2017 Annual Change Annual Pct Change
Gender 7,187 8,852 10,157
Male 3,144 43.7% 3,597   4,660 -1,516 -32.5%
Female 4,032 56.1% 5,241   5,482 -1,450 -26.5%
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