Unemployment Insurance Claimant Characteristics

 

October 2022

 
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EDR 4 - West Central

2020
Claims
2021
Claims
2022
Claims
2020/
2021
% Change
2021/
2022
% Change
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historical data
 Total Claims1,313526378-59.9 %-28.1 %
Major Industry (NAICS codes)
11Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting301412-53.3 %-14.3 %
21Mining10  0.0 %0.0 %
22Utilities   0.0 %0.0 %
23Construction292110114-62.3 %3.6 %
31Manufacturing1556134-60.6 %-44.3 %
42Wholesale Trade261813-30.8 %-27.8 %
44Retail Trade975836-40.2 %-37.9 %
48Transportation and Warehousing26  0.0 %0.0 %
51Information26  0.0 %0.0 %
52Finance and Insurance1310 -23.1 %0.0 %
53Real Estate and Rental and Leasing   0.0 %0.0 %
54Professional and Technical Services411710-58.5 %-41.2 %
55Management of Companies and Enterprises12  0.0 %0.0 %
56Administrative and Waste Services622717-56.5 %-37.0 %
61Educational Services3714 -62.2 %0.0 %
62Health Care and Social Assistance1775926-66.7 %-55.9 %
71Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation231716-26.1 %-5.9 %
72Accommodation and Food Services1605829-63.8 %-50.0 %
81Other Services, Ex. Public Admin551517-72.7 %13.3 %
92Public Administration231415-39.1 %7.1 %
99Unclassified40  0.0 %0.0 %
Occupational Group (Standard Occupational Classification system)
110000Management Occupations 3919 -51.3 %0.0 %
130000Business and Financial Operations Occupations 14 100.0 %0.0 %
150000Computer and Mathematical Occupations    0.0 %0.0 %
170000Architecture and Engineering Occupations    0.0 %0.0 %
210000Community and Social Services Occupations    0.0 %0.0 %
230000Legal Occupations    0.0 %0.0 %
250000Education, Training, and Library Occupations 20  0.0 %0.0 %
270000Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occ23  0.0 %0.0 %
290000Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations6014 -76.7 %0.0 %
310000Healthcare Support Occupations 863812-55.8 %-68.4 %
330000Protective Service Occupations    0.0 %0.0 %
350000Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 1545227-66.2 %-48.1 %
370000Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occup. 502020-60.0 %0.0 %
390000Personal Care and Service Occupations 36  0.0 %0.0 %
410000Sales and Related Occupations 884921-44.3 %-57.1 %
430000Office and Administrative Support Occupations 412916-29.3 %-44.8 %
450000Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations 342014-41.2 %-30.0 %
470000Construction and Extraction Occupations 280108109-61.4 %0.9 %
490000Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 231715-26.1 %-11.8 %
510000Production Occupations 1033426-67.0 %-23.5 %
530000Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 852625-69.4 %-3.8 %
550000Military Specific Occupations    0.0 %0.0 %
990000Unknown1425844-59.2 %-24.1 %
Demographics
Education       
 Less than 12 years1155133-55.7 %-35.3 %
 12 years559188177-66.4 %-5.9 %
 13-15 years484217126-55.2 %-41.9 %
 Over 15 years1546942-55.2 %-39.1 %
Sex       
 Male 743290250-61.0 %-13.8 %
 Female 570235128-58.8 %-45.5 %
Age       
 Under age 22 1074015-62.6 %-62.5 %
 Age 22 to 29 24110179-58.1 %-21.8 %
 Age 30 to 39 32613864-57.7 %-53.6 %
 Age 40 to 49 2299273-59.8 %-20.7 %
 Age 50 to 59 2238674-61.4 %-14.0 %
 Age 60 to 64 933545-62.4 %28.6 %
 Age 65 and over 742925-60.8 %-13.8 %
 Info. not available 20  0.0 %0.0 %
Race       
 White1,092456313-58.2 %-31.4 %
 Black or African American,651611-75.4 %-31.3 %
 American Indian or Alaska Native431512-65.1 %-20.0 %
 Asian11  0.0 %0.0 %
 Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander   0.0 %0.0 %
 Race Unknown983340-66.3 %21.2 %
Ethnicity       
 Not Hispanic or Latino1,159465323-59.9 %-30.5 %
 Hispanic or Latino632322-63.5 %-4.3 %
 Ethnicity Unknown 913833-58.2 %-13.2 %
Economic Regions (click to view data by region)
R01000EDR 1 - Northwest 752380200-49.5 %-47.4 %
R02000EDR 2 - Headwaters 725422257-41.8 %-39.1 %
R03000EDR 3 - Arrowhead 2,9441,5521,142-47.3 %-26.4 %
R04000EDR 4 - West Central 1,313526378-59.9 %-28.1 %
 Becker County 26911175-58.7 %-32.4 %
 Clay County 2327451-68.1 %-31.1 %
 Douglas County 26610174-62.0 %-26.7 %
 Grant County 432414-44.2 %-41.7 %
 Otter Tail County 348152128-56.3 %-15.8 %
 Pope County 732524-65.8 %-4.0 %
 Stevens County 4918 -63.3 %0.0 %
 Traverse County 15  0.0 %0.0 %
 Wilkin County 1813 -27.8 %0.0 %
R05000EDR 5 - North Central 1,812828553-54.3 %-33.2 %
R06E00EDR 6E- Southwest Central 920339258-63.2 %-23.9 %
R06W00EDR 6W- Upper Minnesota Valley30610359-66.3 %-42.7 %
R07E00EDR 7E- East Central 1,804800615-55.7 %-23.1 %
R07W00EDR 7W- Central 3,8491,5161,146-60.6 %-24.4 %
R08000EDR 8 - Southwest 839330194-60.7 %-41.2 %
R09000EDR 9 - South Central 1,734687515-60.4 %-25.0 %
R10000EDR 10 - Southeast 3,7081,4611,001-60.6 %-31.5 %
R11000EDR 11 - 7 County Twin Cities 22,7688,2186,443-63.9 %-21.6 %
All Initials Total new and reactivated applications for unemployment benefits.
Regular and PUA Continued The number of ongoing requests during the week including the 12th of the month for benefits under the regular and Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) UI programs.
Extended Continued The number of ongoing requests during the week including the 12th of the month under current extension programs.