Copyright 2006 by the Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning
WYOMING LABOR FORCE TRENDS
Vol. 42 No. 11
 

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

Wyoming Statewide | Laramie County | Natrona County

Statewide initial claims declined by 22.6% compared to the same month last year. Claims were down in most goods producing industries with the exception of oil & gas extraction.

 

Percent Change
Claims Filed
Claims Filed Aug05 Sep04
WYOMING STATEWIDE Sep05 Aug05 Sep04 Sep05 Sep05
TOTAL CLAIMS FILED 1,098 1,030 1,418 6.6 -22.6
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 353 384 453 -8.1 -22.1
Natural Resources and Mining 85 112 98 -24.1 -13.3
Mining 77 106 84 -27.4 -8.3
Oil & Gas Extraction 10 7 7 42.9 42.9
Construction 229 211 309 8.5 -25.9
Manufacturing 39 61 46 -36.1 -15.2
TOTAL SERVICES PRODUCING 562 456 725 23.2 -22.5
Trade, Trans., Warehousing, & Util. 153 144 190 6.3 -19.5
Wholesale Trade 24 20 26 20.0 -7.7
Retail Trade 101 85 110 18.8 -8.2
Trans., Warehousing & Utilities 28 39 54 -28.2 -48.1
Information 13 11 53 18.2 -75.5
Financial Activities 30 28 29 7.1 3.4
Professional & Business Services 77 75 142 2.7 -45.8
Educational & Health Services 102 73 94 39.7 8.5
Leisure & Hospitality 163 100 189 63.0 -13.8
Other Services 24 25 28 -4.0 -14.3
TOTAL GOVERNMENT 99 110 108 -10.0 -8.3
Federal Government 31 31 37 0.0 -16.2
State Government 21 21 20 0.0 5.0
Local Government 47 58 51 -19.0 -7.8
Local Education 10 21 11 -52.4 -9.1
UNCLASSIFIED 84 80 132 5.0 -36.4
LARAMIE COUNTY
TOTAL CLAIMS FILED 180 162 271 11.1 -33.6
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 56 39 72 43.6 -22.2
Construction 43 30 61 43.3 -29.5
TOTAL SERVICES PRODUCING 99 89 167 11.2 -40.7
Trade, Trans., Warehousing, & Util. 24 24 38 0.0 -36.8
Financial Activities 6 7 5 -14.3 20.0
Professional & Business Services 16 16 42 0.0 -61.9
Educational & Health Services 30 13 21 130.8 42.9
Leisure & Hospitality 16 24 14 -33.3 14.3
TOTAL GOVERNMENT 15 25 21 -40.0 -28.6
UNCLASSIFIED 10 9 11 11.1 -9.1
NATRONA COUNTY
TOTAL CLAIMS FILED 150 159 187 -5.7 -19.8
TOTAL GOODS PRODUCING 56 66 54 -15.2 3.7
Construction 39 35 37 11.4 5.4
TOTAL SERVICES PRODUCING 84 84 118 0.0 -28.8
Trade, Trans., Warehousing, & Util. 25 35 30 -28.6 -16.7
Financial Activities 9 3 5 200.0 80.0
Professional & Business Services 11 18 42 -38.9 -73.8
Educational & Health Services 17 10 20 70.0 -15.0
Leisure & Hospitality 16 10 17 60.0 -5.9
TOTAL GOVERNMENT 6 6 9 0.0 -33.3
UNCLASSIFIED 4 3 6 33.3 -33.3

 

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