Copyright 2004 by the Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning
WYOMING LABOR FORCE TRENDS
Vol. 41 No. 6
 

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

Wyoming Statewide | Laramie County | Natrona County

Over-the-year declines in initial claims were broad-based but primarily concentrated in Goods Producing industries. Leisure & Hospitality was one of the few industries with increased claims.


Percent Change
Claims Filed
Claims Filed Mar04 Apr03
WYOMING STATEWIDE Apr04 Mar04 Apr03 Apr04 Apr04
TOTAL CLAIMS FILED 2,038 2,133 2,251 -4.5 -9.5
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 641 840 793 -23.7 -19.2
Natural Resources and Mining 181 172 202 5.2 -10.4
Mining 150 144 182 4.2 -17.6
Oil & Gas Extraction 17 18 10 -5.6 70.0
Construction 385 559 465 -31.1 -17.2
Manufacturing 75 109 126 -31.2 -40.5
TOTAL SERVICES PRODUCING 1,119 987 1,140 13.4 -1.8
Trade, Trans., Warehousing, & Util. 236 248 342 -4.8 -31.0
Wholesale Trade 28 23 42 21.7 -33.3
Retail Trade 133 152 180 -12.5 -26.1
Trans., Warehousing & Utilities 75 73 120 2.7 -37.5
Information 34 38 27 -10.5 25.9
Financial Activities 47 52 54 -9.6 -13.0
Professional & Business Services 135 133 141 1.5 -4.3
Educational & Health Services 95 109 83 -12.8 14.5
Leisure & Hospitality 522 337 451 54.9 15.7
Other Services 50 70 42 -28.6 19.0
TOTAL GOVERNMENT 137 162 144 -15.4 -4.9
Federal Government 49 74 53 -33.8 -7.5
State Government 18 25 21 -28.0 -14.3
Local Government 70 63 70 11.1 0.0
Local Education 13 19 15 -31.6 -13.3
UNCLASSIFIED 141 144 174 -2.1 -19.0
LARAMIE COUNTY
TOTAL CLAIMS FILED 295 334 257 -11.7 14.8
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 96 115 88 -16.5 9.1
Construction 80 98 71 -18.4 12.7
TOTAL SERVICES PRODUCING 169 180 133 -6.1 27.1
Trade, Trans., Warehousing, & Util. 47 37 48 27.0 -2.1
Financial Activities 10 7 5 42.9 100.0
Professional & Business Services 40 52 28 -23.1 42.9
Educational & Health Services 17 15 9 13.3 88.9
Leisure & Hospitality 14 13 27 7.7 -48.1
TOTAL GOVERNMENT 20 20 24 0.0 -16.7
UNCLASSIFIED 10 19 12 -47.4 -16.7
NATRONA COUNTY
TOTAL CLAIMS FILED 212 292 297 -27.4 -28.6
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 80 140 138 -42.9 -42.0
Construction 55 106 63 -48.1 -12.7
TOTAL SERVICES PRODUCING 104 137 134 -24.1 -22.4
Trade, Trans., Warehousing, & Util. 22 37 50 -40.5 -56.0
Financial Activities 9 8 10 12.5 -10.0
Professional & Business Services 25 25 23 0.0 8.7
Educational & Health Services 25 26 18 -3.8 38.9
Leisure & Hospitality 17 27 23 -37.0 -26.1
TOTAL GOVERNMENT 15 11 16 36.4 -6.3
UNCLASSIFIED 13 4 9 225.0 44.4


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