December 2009

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Labor Market Information


2009 Publications
from Research & Planning

Topic and Title Description Pages

Wyoming Labor Force Trends

January 2009 through
December 2009
Monthly publication with current employment, unemployment, employment growth, unemployment insurance claims, county and regional data, special reports, and analysis of workforce topics. 300 (12 Month Total)

Trends Issue Date Feature Article
December 2009 Year-end Review of Wyoming’s Labor Market; Comparing Results of Succession Planning Surveys
November 2009 Indicators of Wyoming’s Economic Health: Part I
October 2009 Covered Employment and Wages for First Quarter 2009: Jobs and Payroll Decrease from Year-Ago Levels
September 2009 Research & Planning Downloads Top Quarter Million in 2008
August 2009 Can Wyoming Employment Be Modeled Accurately?; Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization; Measuring Job Satisfaction of Public Health Nurses in Wyoming
July 2009 Payroll Growth in Wyoming Slows from 2007Q4 to 2008Q4; Employment, Payroll Snap 21-Year Growth Streak; Quality Improvement in the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) Program and its Implications for Comparability Over Time
June 2009 Wyoming Unemployment Insurance Claims Reach 22-Year High in First Quarter 2009; Benefit Payments Hit All-Time High; Research & Planning Data Reach Wide Audience: Customer Contacts, Media Coverage, and Internet Downloads for 2007 
May 2009 The Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses for 2007; Excerpt: Post-Injury Wage Loss: A Quasi-Experimental Design
April 2009 Covered Employment and Wages for Third Quarter 2008: Mining Leads Growth in Jobs and Payroll
March 2009 Wyoming’s New Business Formation in 2006 and 2007; Methodological Note: A Caution Regarding Employer Reports to the Current Employment Statistics Program
February 2009 Excerpt from 2008 Wyoming Job Vacancy Survey; Wyoming Unemployment Insurance Claims: A Historical Context
January 2009 Covered Employment and Wages for Second Quarter 2008: Slight Slowdown in Total Payroll Growth

News Releases
Labor Force Estimates – January 2008 through December 2009 Updates on the labor force in Wyoming, including employment growth by industry as well as statewide and county unemployment rates.
Quarterly Covered Employment and Wages Employment and payroll news by industry and county, updated quarterly.
Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries and Illnesses Wyoming occupational fatality rates by industry.
Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses Nonfatal work-related injuries and illnesses, including incidence rates by industry.

Topic and Title Description Pages
A Closer Look at Occupational Projections for Wyoming, 2006-2016 Projections for Wyoming employment by industry and occupation for 2006 to 2016, including economic context and statewide and regional projections.  28
Wages and Benefits
Wyoming Benefits Survey 2009 Examination of statewide benefits by employer size, full- or part-time employment, and types of benefits.  24
Annual Report
Wyoming Workforce Annual Report 2009 An overview of the Wyoming labor market situation in 2008.  24
Nurses in Wyoming
Public Health Nursing: Succession Planning and Satisfaction Measures in Public Health Examination of the state of public health nurses in Wyoming.  28
Special Reports
Post-Injury Wage Loss: A Quasi-Experimental Design A report on the impact that workplace injury and illness have on wage loss. 50


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