Copyright 2003 by the Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning

Wyoming Normalized Unemployment Insurance Statistics: Continued Claims
Data produced by: Douglas Leonard, Economist

Wyoming Statewide | Laramie County | Natrona County

"Statewide continued claims were 29.6 percent higher than in December 2001.  This is the third consecutive month that claims are increasing at a decreasing rate."

 

Percent Change
Weeks Claimed
Weeks Claimed Nov 02 Dec 01
Dec 02 Nov 02 Dec 01 Dec 02 Dec 02
WYOMING STATEWIDE
TOTAL CLAIMS FILED 20,667 15,757 15,952 31.2 29.6
TOTAL UNIQUE CLAIMANTS 6,674 5,247 5,311 27.2 25.7
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 8,675 5,952 6,321 45.7 37.2
Mining 1,697 1,256 1,408 35.1 20.5
Oil & Gas Extraction 1,453 1,078 1,166 34.8 24.6
Construction 6,051 4,075 4,215 48.5 43.6
Manufacturing 927 621 698 49.3 32.8
TOTAL SERVICES PRODUCING 10,205 8,540 8,107 19.5 25.9
Transportation, Communications & Public Utilities 762 608 648 25.3 17.6
Transportation 619 454 509 36.3 21.6
Communications & Public Utilities 143 154 139 -7.1 2.9
Trade 2,461 2,084 2,030 18.1 21.2
Wholesale Trade 392 365 325 7.4 20.6
Retail Trade 2,069 1,719 1,705 20.4 21.3
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate 232 231 170 0.4 36.5
Services 4,760 4,143 3,826 14.9 24.4
Personal & Business Services 1,478 1,157 1,075 27.7 37.5
Health Services 343 299 270 14.7 27.0
Government 1,990 1,474 1,433 35.0 38.9
Local Government 693 550 422 26.0 64.2
Local Education 189 201 78 -6.0 142.3
UNCLASSIFIED 1,787 1,265 1,524 41.3 17.3
LARAMIE COUNTY
TOTAL CLAIMS FILED 2,265 1,825 1,888 24.1 20.0
TOTAL UNIQUE CLAIMANTS 736 611 631 20.5 16.6
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 913 678 736 34.7 24.0
Mining 4 6 10 -33.3 -60.0
Oil & Gas Extraction 4 5 10 -20.0 -60.0
Construction 816 585 653 39.5 25.0
Manufacturing 93 87 73 6.9 27.4
TOTAL SERVICES PRODUCING 1,210 1,015 1,009 19.2 19.9
Transportation, Communications & Public Utilities 148 158 143 -6.3 3.5
Transportation 100 95 86 5.3 16.3
Communications & Public Utilities 48 63 57 -23.8 -15.8
Trade 278 214 294 29.9 -5.4
Wholesale Trade 30 30 48 0.0 -37.5
Retail Trade 248 184 246 34.8 0.8
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate 42 29 60 44.8 -30.0
Services 577 456 361 26.5 59.8
Personal & Business Services 279 199 168 40.2 66.1
Health Services 64 61 34 4.9 88.2
Government 165 158 151 4.4 9.3
Local Government 50 35 29 42.9 72.4
Local Education 18 18 11 0.0 63.6
UNCLASSIFIED 142 132 143 7.6 -0.7
NATRONA COUNTY
TOTAL CLAIMS FILED 2,649 2,157 1,825 22.8 45.2
TOTAL UNIQUE CLAIMANTS 864 716 642 20.7 34.6
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 1,288 1,052 901 22.4 43.0
Mining 219 230 269 -4.8 -18.6
Oil & Gas Extraction 183 193 247 -5.2 -25.9
Construction 947 731 549 29.5 72.5
Manufacturing 122 91 83 34.1 47.0
TOTAL SERVICES PRODUCING 1,243 992 844 25.3 47.3
Transportation, Communications & Public Utilities 90 60 69 50.0 30.4
Transportation 76 51 54 49.0 40.7
Communications & Public Utilities 14 9 15 55.6 -6.7
Trade 357 287 292 24.4 22.3
Wholesale Trade 104 99 97 5.1 7.2
Retail Trade 253 188 195 34.6 29.7
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate 43 49 10 -12.2 330.0
Services 617 505 408 22.2 51.2
Personal & Business Services 207 166 175 24.7 18.3
Health Services 77 56 62 37.5 24.2
Government 136 91 65 49.5 109.2
Local Government 63 50 40 26.0 57.5
Local Education 15 14 12 7.1 25.0
UNCLASSIFIED 118 113 80 4.4 47.5


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