Unemployment Insurance Claimant Characteristics

 

May 2020

 
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Minnesota

2018
Claims
2019
Claims
2020
Claims
2018/
2019
% Change
2019/
2020
% Change
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historical data
 Total Claims12,22612,298135,6200.6 %1,002.8 %
Major Industry (NAICS codes)
11Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting8779298-9.2 %277.2 %
21Mining21381,07881.0 %2,736.8 %
22Utilities13072268-44.6 %272.2 %
23Construction2,4082,4136,6870.2 %177.1 %
31Manufacturing1,3281,77518,38433.7 %935.7 %
42Wholesale Trade3884594,70718.3 %925.5 %
44Retail Trade88585711,819-3.2 %1,279.1 %
48Transportation and Warehousing4373765,529-14.0 %1,370.5 %
51Information1641664,0051.2 %2,312.7 %
52Finance and Insurance2853201,89212.3 %491.3 %
53Real Estate and Rental and Leasing1251311,3194.8 %906.9 %
54Professional and Technical Services8167324,443-10.3 %507.0 %
55Management of Companies and Enterprises1782584,33844.9 %1,581.4 %
56Administrative and Waste Services9408467,404-10.0 %775.2 %
61Educational Services4123406,805-17.5 %1,901.5 %
62Health Care and Social Assistance1,2471,15430,001-7.5 %2,499.7 %
71Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation1571872,35619.1 %1,159.9 %
72Accommodation and Food Services92594310,2771.9 %989.8 %
81Other Services, Ex. Public Admin4454613,9263.6 %751.6 %
92Public Administration2542432,773-4.3 %1,041.2 %
99Unclassified5944487,307-24.6 %1,531.0 %
Occupational Group (Standard Occupational Classification system)
110000Management Occupations 7657705,6170.7 %629.5 %
130000Business and Financial Operations Occupations 4964153,373-16.3 %712.8 %
150000Computer and Mathematical Occupations 2642422,964-8.3 %1,124.8 %
170000Architecture and Engineering Occupations 1291202,707-7.0 %2,155.8 %
190000Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 27283793.7 %1,253.6 %
210000Community and Social Services Occupations 1181301,29210.2 %893.8 %
230000Legal Occupations 647642918.8 %464.5 %
250000Education, Training, and Library Occupations 6034844,869-19.7 %906.0 %
270000Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occ2162433,11412.5 %1,181.5 %
290000Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations23222410,244-3.4 %4,473.2 %
310000Healthcare Support Occupations 39038010,062-2.6 %2,547.9 %
330000Protective Service Occupations 58618325.2 %1,263.9 %
350000Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 89990612,1020.8 %1,235.8 %
370000Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occup. 1771983,03711.9 %1,433.8 %
390000Personal Care and Service Occupations 1341053,317-21.6 %3,059.0 %
410000Sales and Related Occupations 74873011,651-2.4 %1,496.0 %
430000Office and Administrative Support Occupations 1,0129469,785-6.5 %934.4 %
450000Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations 87946168.0 %555.3 %
470000Construction and Extraction Occupations 2,6542,6737,8050.7 %192.0 %
490000Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 3352973,273-11.3 %1,002.0 %
510000Production Occupations 8951,28612,70243.7 %887.7 %
530000Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 5165406,8314.7 %1,165.0 %
550000Military Specific Occupations 121147-8.3 %327.3 %
990000Unknown1,3941,33918,570-3.9 %1,286.9 %
Demographics
Education       
 Less than 12 years6026588,9349.3 %1,257.8 %
 12 years3,9664,39440,00510.8 %810.4 %
 13-15 years4,8744,63047,724-5.0 %930.8 %
 Over 15 years2,3472,34435,573-0.1 %1,417.6 %
 Info. not available4372723,384-37.8 %1,144.1 %
Sex       
 Male 6,9277,22563,3194.3 %776.4 %
 Female 4,8644,80268,927-1.3 %1,335.4 %
 Unspecified 4352713,373-37.7 %1,144.6 %
Age       
 Under age 22 27528613,6434.0 %4,670.3 %
 Age 22 to 29 2,0811,94126,928-6.7 %1,287.3 %
 Age 30 to 39 2,9592,99631,0301.3 %935.7 %
 Age 40 to 49 2,4692,47523,1500.2 %835.4 %
 Age 50 to 59 2,7102,82722,4594.3 %694.4 %
 Age 60 to 64 8459518,36012.5 %779.1 %
 Age 65 and over 4004865,68721.5 %1,070.2 %
 Info. not available 4873364,363-31.0 %1,198.5 %
Race       
 White9,1089,19789,8601.0 %877.1 %
 Black or African American,1,1021,07220,012-2.7 %1,766.8 %
 American Indian or Alaska Native1771641,383-7.3 %743.3 %
 Asian2593968,76552.9 %2,113.4 %
 Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander26262870.0 %1,003.8 %
 Race Unknown1,5541,44315,312-7.1 %961.1 %
Ethnicity       
 Not Hispanic or Latino10,16410,372114,6952.0 %1,005.8 %
 Hispanic or Latino5275447,1133.2 %1,207.5 %
 Ethnicity Unknown 1,5351,38213,812-10.0 %899.4 %
Economic Regions (click to view data by region)
R01000EDR 1 - Northwest 2393111,73030.1 %456.3 %
R02000EDR 2 - Headwaters 2472261,397-8.5 %518.1 %
R03000EDR 3 - Arrowhead 1,0049827,270-2.2 %640.3 %
R04000EDR 4 - West Central 3463233,009-6.6 %831.6 %
R05000EDR 5 - North Central 3143482,97010.8 %753.4 %
R06E00EDR 6E- Southwest Central 2402892,08020.4 %619.7 %
R06W00EDR 6W- Upper Minnesota Valley991085179.1 %378.7 %
R07E00EDR 7E- East Central 4534433,298-2.2 %644.5 %
R07W00EDR 7W- Central 8589089,3535.8 %930.1 %
R08000EDR 8 - Southwest 1732391,63938.2 %585.8 %
R09000EDR 9 - South Central 5115664,91710.8 %768.7 %
R10000EDR 10 - Southeast 93096413,9623.7 %1,348.3 %
R11000EDR 11 - 7 County Twin Cities 5,8095,70177,191-1.9 %1,254.0 %
All Initials Total new and reactivated applications for unemployment benefits.
Perm. Layoffs Initials New and reactivated applications due to a permanent loss of job.
Regular Continued The number of ongoing applications during the week including the 12th for benefits under the regular state UI program.
Perm. Layoffs Continued The number of ongoing applications during the week including the 12th for benefits under the regular state UI program due to permanent loss of job.
Extended Continuing The number of ongoing applications during the week including the 12th for benefits under any federal or state extensions.