April 2010

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Wyoming Normalizeda Unemployment Insurance Statistics: Continued Claims

Statewide continued claims were 42.9% greater than at this time last year. Natural resources & mining was the only industry to register an over-the-year decline in continued weeks claimed (-24.3%).


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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