Unemployment Insurance Claimant Characteristics

 

April 2019

 
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Minnesota

2017
Claims
2018
Claims
2019
Claims
2017/
2018
% Change
2018/
2019
% Change
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historical data
 Total Claims12,51614,41613,38115.2 %-7.2 %
Major Industry (NAICS codes)
11Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting12821019664.1 %-6.7 %
21Mining39694576.9 %-34.8 %
22Utilities65898536.9 %-4.5 %
23Construction2,7394,0383,24647.4 %-19.6 %
31Manufacturing1,4731,4911,6411.2 %10.1 %
42Wholesale Trade499495488-0.8 %-1.4 %
44Retail Trade952886919-6.9 %3.7 %
48Transportation and Warehousing48355949815.7 %-10.9 %
51Information206175157-15.0 %-10.3 %
52Finance and Insurance3153153600.0 %14.3 %
53Real Estate and Rental and Leasing11413812021.1 %-13.0 %
54Professional and Technical Services783754846-3.7 %12.2 %
55Management of Companies and Enterprises2022162466.9 %13.9 %
56Administrative and Waste Services9641,11696215.8 %-13.8 %
61Educational Services2672752533.0 %-8.0 %
62Health Care and Social Assistance1,0491,0161,069-3.1 %5.2 %
71Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation170169165-0.6 %-2.4 %
72Accommodation and Food Services63984773432.6 %-13.3 %
81Other Services, Ex. Public Admin28335533725.4 %-5.1 %
92Public Administration2993022831.0 %-6.3 %
99Unclassified8479017316.4 %-18.9 %
Occupational Group (Standard Occupational Classification system)
110000Management Occupations 7537948045.4 %1.3 %
130000Business and Financial Operations Occupations 458446441-2.6 %-1.1 %
150000Computer and Mathematical Occupations 289262305-9.3 %16.4 %
170000Architecture and Engineering Occupations 185140141-24.3 %0.7 %
190000Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 33382715.2 %-28.9 %
210000Community and Social Services Occupations 132118127-10.6 %7.6 %
230000Legal Occupations 40735682.5 %-23.3 %
250000Education, Training, and Library Occupations 18220215011.0 %-25.7 %
270000Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occ208186233-10.6 %25.3 %
290000Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations1972162359.6 %8.8 %
310000Healthcare Support Occupations 3743963695.9 %-6.8 %
330000Protective Service Occupations 50755150.0 %-32.0 %
350000Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 60573168220.8 %-6.7 %
370000Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occup. 20628027935.9 %-0.4 %
390000Personal Care and Service Occupations 11010894-1.8 %-13.0 %
410000Sales and Related Occupations 7688027364.4 %-8.2 %
430000Office and Administrative Support Occupations 1,0881,0051,088-7.6 %8.3 %
450000Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations 13322918672.2 %-18.8 %
470000Construction and Extraction Occupations 2,9814,3923,47047.3 %-21.0 %
490000Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 34137733810.6 %-10.3 %
510000Production Occupations 1,0749031,050-15.9 %16.3 %
530000Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 65989479635.7 %-11.0 %
550000Military Specific Occupations 1297-25.0 %-22.2 %
990000Unknown1,6381,7391,7166.2 %-1.3 %
Demographics
Education       
 Less than 12 years68678673414.6 %-6.6 %
 12 years4,2715,3624,86125.5 %-9.3 %
 13-15 years4,6575,3114,92714.0 %-7.2 %
 Over 15 years2,2892,3552,3742.9 %0.8 %
 Info. not available613602485-1.8 %-19.4 %
Sex       
 Male 7,6219,4198,41823.6 %-10.6 %
 Female 4,2844,3984,4792.7 %1.8 %
 Unspecified 611599484-2.0 %-19.2 %
Age       
 Under age 22 27739928444.0 %-28.8 %
 Age 22 to 29 2,0972,4562,09817.1 %-14.6 %
 Age 30 to 39 2,9373,5513,25820.9 %-8.3 %
 Age 40 to 49 2,4912,8352,69713.8 %-4.9 %
 Age 50 to 59 2,9193,0753,0445.3 %-1.0 %
 Age 60 to 64 8371,0391,01724.1 %-2.1 %
 Age 65 and over 32242344331.4 %4.7 %
 Info. not available 6366385400.3 %-15.4 %
Race       
 White9,26210,95010,05218.2 %-8.2 %
 Black or African American,1,0121,0881,1017.5 %1.2 %
 American Indian or Alaska Native1621741547.4 %-11.5 %
 Asian331288337-13.0 %17.0 %
 Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander22272922.7 %7.4 %
 Race Unknown1,7271,8891,7069.4 %-9.7 %
Ethnicity       
 Not Hispanic or Latino10,27211,91511,07416.0 %-7.1 %
 Hispanic or Latino49659357919.6 %-2.4 %
 Ethnicity Unknown 1,7481,9081,7289.2 %-9.4 %
Economic Regions (click to view data by region)
R01000EDR 1 - Northwest 320191185-40.3 %-3.1 %
R02000EDR 2 - Headwaters 2492592154.0 %-17.0 %
R03000EDR 3 - Arrowhead 1,0321,0711,0963.8 %2.3 %
R04000EDR 4 - West Central 29738637130.0 %-3.9 %
R05000EDR 5 - North Central 35245239528.4 %-12.6 %
R06E00EDR 6E- Southwest Central 27030327212.2 %-10.2 %
R06W00EDR 6W- Upper Minnesota Valley8470102-16.7 %45.7 %
R07E00EDR 7E- East Central 46861254230.8 %-11.4 %
R07W00EDR 7W- Central 9531,2251,07928.5 %-11.9 %
R08000EDR 8 - Southwest 1661751825.4 %4.0 %
R09000EDR 9 - South Central 46367557745.8 %-14.5 %
R10000EDR 10 - Southeast 7791,13294045.3 %-17.0 %
R11000EDR 11 - 7 County Twin Cities 5,9246,5706,29710.9 %-4.2 %
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.