Copyright 2006 by the Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning
WYOMING LABOR FORCE TRENDS
Vol. 42 No. 12
 

Wyoming Normalized Unemployment Insurance Statistics: Initial Claims
Data produced by: Douglas Leonard, Senior Research Analyst

Wyoming Statewide | Laramie County | Natrona County

Initial claims more than doubled compared to September's level. Over-the-month increases in Construction, Retail Trade, and Leisure & Hospitality accounted for the majority of the change.

 

Percent Change
Claims Filed
Claims Filed Sep05 Oct04
WYOMING STATEWIDE Oct05 Sep05 Oct04 Oct05 Oct05
TOTAL CLAIMS FILED 2,277 1,098 2,500 107.4 -8.9
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 671 353 702 90.1 -4.4
Natural Resources and Mining 143 85 128 68.2 11.7
Mining 133 77 103 72.7 29.1
Oil & Gas Extraction 13 10 10 30.0 30.0
Construction 473 229 468 106.6 1.1
Manufacturing 55 39 106 41.0 -48.1
TOTAL SERVICES PRODUCING 1,197 562 1,345 113.0 -11.0
Trade, Trans., Warehousing, & Util. 286 153 243 86.9 17.7
Wholesale Trade 54 24 37 125.0 45.9
Retail Trade 155 101 140 53.5 10.7
Trans., Warehousing & Utilities 77 28 66 175.0 16.7
Information 16 13 28 23.1 -42.9
Financial Activities 43 30 36 43.3 19.4
Professional & Business Services 156 77 216 102.6 -27.8
Educational & Health Services 82 102 90 -19.6 -8.9
Leisure & Hospitality 579 163 702 255.2 -17.5
Other Services 35 24 30 45.8 16.7
TOTAL GOVERNMENT 275 99 272 177.8 1.1
Federal Government 174 31 174 461.3 0.0
State Government 30 21 25 42.9 20.0
Local Government 71 47 73 51.1 -2.7
Local Education 15 10 17 50.0 -11.8
UNCLASSIFIED 134 84 181 59.5 -26.0
LARAMIE COUNTY
TOTAL CLAIMS FILED 269 180 284 49.4 -5.3
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 106 56 81 89.3 30.9
Construction 91 43 67 111.6 35.8
TOTAL SERVICES PRODUCING 122 99 159 23.2 -23.3
Trade, Trans., Warehousing, & Util. 36 24 38 50.0 -5.3
Financial Activities 9 6 15 50.0 -40.0
Professional & Business Services 33 16 54 106.3 -38.9
Educational & Health Services 18 30 16 -40.0 12.5
Leisure & Hospitality 21 16 23 31.3 -8.7
TOTAL GOVERNMENT 26 15 31 73.3 -16.1
UNCLASSIFIED 15 10 13 50.0 15.4
NATRONA COUNTY
TOTAL CLAIMS FILED 235 150 242 56.7 -2.9
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 88 56 93 57.1 -5.4
Construction 70 39 66 79.5 6.1
TOTAL SERVICES PRODUCING 124 84 122 47.6 1.6
Trade, Trans., Warehousing, & Util. 43 25 47 72.0 -8.5
Financial Activities 4 9 5 -55.6 -20.0
Professional & Business Services 29 11 32 163.6 -9.4
Educational & Health Services 16 17 15 -5.9 6.7
Leisure & Hospitality 19 16 18 18.8 5.6
TOTAL GOVERNMENT 13 6 12 116.7 8.3
UNCLASSIFIED 10 4 15 150.0 -33.3

 

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