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Copyright 1994 by the Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning


Wyoming Economic Indicators


PERCENT CHANGE
SEP 1994 (p) AUG 1994 (r) SEP 1993 (b) MONTH YEAR
Wyoming Total Civilian Labor Force1 249,473 253,026 241,243 -1.4 3.4
--Unemployed 9,431 11,780 11,128 -19.9 -15.2
--Employed 240,042 241,246 230,115 -0.5 4.3
Wyoming Unemployment Rate/Seas. Adj. 3.8%/4.5% 4.7%/5.3% 4.6%/5.4% N/A N/A
U.S. Unemployment Rate/Seas. Adj. 5.6%/5.9% 5.9%/6.1% 6.4%/6.7% N/A N/A
PERCENT CHANGE
SEP 1994 (p) AUG 1994 (r) SEP 1993 (b) MONTH YEAR
Wyoming Mining Hours & Earnings for Production Workers
--Average Weekly Earnings $725.63 $702.53 $701.50 3.3 3.4
--Average Weekly Hours 44.3 43.5 46.0 1.8 -3.7
U.S. Mining Hours & Earnings
--Average Weekly Earnings $674.64 $663.42 $647.03 1.7 4.3
--Average Weekly Hours 45.4 45.1 44.5 0.7 2.0
Wyoming Manufacturing Hours & Earnings
--Average Weekly Earnings $459.81 $482.78 $472.39 -4.8 -2.7
--Average Weekly Hours 39.3 40.4 39.3 -2.7 0.0
U.S. Manufacturing Hours & Earnings
--Average Weekly Earnings $513.10 $504.00 $491.78 1.8 4.3
--Average Weekly Hours 42.3 42.0 41.5 0.7 1.9
PERCENT CHANGE
SEP 1994 (p) AUG 1994 (r) SEP 1993 (b) MONTH YEAR
Unemployment Insurance
--Weeks Claimed2 9,651 13,249 9,812 -27.2 -1.6
----Initial Claims2 1,231 1,401 1,339 -12.1 -8.1
--Weeks Compensated 7,119 10,142 6,240 -29.8 14.1
--Benefits Paid $1,214,923.00 $1,735,096.00 $1,001,123.00 -30.0 21.4
--Average Weekly Benefit Payment $170.66 $171.08 $160.44 -0.2 6.4
--State Insured Covered Jobs1 206,895 204,726 200,626 1.1 3.1
--Wyoming Insured Unemployment Rate 1.1% 1.3% 1.1% N/A N/A
PERCENT CHANGE
SEP 1994 (p) AUG 1994 (r) SEP 1993 (b) MONTH YEAR
Employment Service
--Applications Received 5,223 5,521 4,943 -5.4 5.7
--Openings Received 3,757 3,918 4,051 -4.1 -7.3
--Individuals Placed 1,836 1,768 1,927 3.8 -4.7
--Placement Transactions 2,711 2,413 2,836 12.3 -4.4
PERCENT CHANGE
SEP 1994 (p) AUG 1994 (r) SEP 1993 (b) MONTH YEAR
Consumer Price Index (U) for All U.S. Urban Consumers (1982 to 1984 = 100)
--All Items 149.4 149.0 145.1 0.3 3.0
----Food and Beverage 145.6 145.3 141.8 0.2 2.7
----Housing 145.8 145.9 142.3 -0.1 2.5
----Apparel & Upkeep 134.2 131.1 134.6 2.4 -0.3
----Transportation 135.9 135.9 130.1 0.0 4.5
----Medical Care 212.8 212.2 203.3 0.3 4.7
----Entertainment 150.7 150.2 146.6 0.3 2.8
----Other Goods & Services 201.4 199.4 193.1 1.0 4.3
Producer Prices (1982 to 1984 = 100)
--All Commodities 120.9 121.2 118.7 -0.2 1.9


(p) Preliminary.
(r) Revised.
(b) Benchmarked.


1 Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program estimates.
2 Not normalized.



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