March 2010

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Wyoming NormalizedaUnemployment Insurance Statistics: Initial Claims

Statewide initial claims in mining were considerably lower than last year (-63.9%), while substantially increasing in education and health services (86.5%) and leisure and hospitality (33.4%).


a An average month is considered 4.33 weeks. If a month has four weeks, the normalization factor is 1.0825. If the month has five weeks, the normalization factor is 0.866. The number of raw claims is multiplied by the normalization factor to achieve the normalized claims counts.




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