"Labor Market Information (LMI) is an applied science; it is the systematic collection and analysis of data which describes and predicts the relationship between labor demand and supply." The States' Labor Market Information Review, ICESA, 1995, p. 7.
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aAn initial claim is a claim filed by an unemployed individual after a separation from an employer.
bA person who has already filed an initial claim and who has experienced a week of unemployment then files a continued claim toclaim benefits for
that week of unemployment.
Shaded areas indicate periods of economic downturn: 2015Q2-2016Q4 and 2020Q2-2021Q1.
Source: Unemployment Insurance (UI) statistics. Research & Planning, WY DWS.
Prepared by C. McGrath, Research & Planning, WY DWS, 3/20/23.
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