Unemployment Insurance Claimant Characteristics

 

March 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 Claims14,83314,153286,817-4.6 %1,926.5 %
Major Industry (NAICS codes)
11Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting2352587299.8 %182.6 %
21Mining3936106-7.7 %194.4 %
22Utilities7611621952.6 %88.8 %
23Construction4,1343,68817,499-10.8 %374.5 %
31Manufacturing1,6691,57522,332-5.6 %1,317.9 %
42Wholesale Trade5354936,961-7.9 %1,312.0 %
44Retail Trade96486732,203-10.1 %3,614.3 %
48Transportation and Warehousing3925478,87939.5 %1,523.2 %
51Information1611454,041-9.9 %2,686.9 %
52Finance and Insurance3543532,014-0.3 %470.5 %
53Real Estate and Rental and Leasing1541522,889-1.3 %1,800.7 %
54Professional and Technical Services6807289,7327.1 %1,236.8 %
55Management of Companies and Enterprises2092245,7517.2 %2,467.4 %
56Administrative and Waste Services1,1931,10911,881-7.0 %971.3 %
61Educational Services2832878,3071.4 %2,794.4 %
62Health Care and Social Assistance1,0341,00641,544-2.7 %4,029.6 %
71Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation17816512,195-7.3 %7,290.9 %
72Accommodation and Food Services94689666,085-5.3 %7,275.6 %
81Other Services, Ex. Public Admin34931525,085-9.7 %7,863.5 %
92Public Administration2672842,7976.4 %884.9 %
99Unclassified9819095,567-7.3 %512.4 %
Occupational Group (Standard Occupational Classification system)
110000Management Occupations 84179313,389-5.7 %1,588.4 %
130000Business and Financial Operations Occupations 3563443,435-3.4 %898.5 %
150000Computer and Mathematical Occupations 2713121,86015.1 %496.2 %
170000Architecture and Engineering Occupations 1411191,544-15.6 %1,197.5 %
190000Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 4035335-12.5 %857.1 %
210000Community and Social Services Occupations 1171102,165-6.0 %1,868.2 %
230000Legal Occupations 9774532-23.7 %618.9 %
250000Education, Training, and Library Occupations 2142099,933-2.3 %4,652.6 %
270000Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occ1912207,06115.2 %3,109.5 %
290000Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations21121014,893-0.5 %6,991.9 %
310000Healthcare Support Occupations 36737812,0013.0 %3,074.9 %
330000Protective Service Occupations 70541,179-22.9 %2,083.3 %
350000Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 85980565,862-6.3 %8,081.6 %
370000Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occup. 3523366,226-4.5 %1,753.0 %
390000Personal Care and Service Occupations 11011118,8620.9 %16,892.8 %
410000Sales and Related Occupations 73674925,5821.8 %3,315.5 %
430000Office and Administrative Support Occupations 99299921,0210.7 %2,004.2 %
450000Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations 21125977422.7 %198.8 %
470000Construction and Extraction Occupations 4,3773,96216,876-9.5 %325.9 %
490000Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 4343588,192-17.5 %2,188.3 %
510000Production Occupations 1,1841,06613,998-10.0 %1,213.1 %
530000Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 76881411,5036.0 %1,313.1 %
550000Military Specific Occupations 14535-64.3 %600.0 %
990000Unknown1,8801,83129,554-2.6 %1,514.1 %
Demographics
Education       
 Less than 12 years84781215,867-4.1 %1,854.1 %
 12 years5,4645,19888,240-4.9 %1,597.6 %
 13-15 years5,3815,076122,928-5.7 %2,321.7 %
 Over 15 years2,4322,41459,191-0.7 %2,352.0 %
 Info. not available709653591-7.9 %-9.5 %
Sex       
 Male 9,7209,198123,611-5.4 %1,243.9 %
 Female 4,4054,304162,626-2.3 %3,678.5 %
 Unspecified 708651579-8.1 %-11.1 %
Age       
 Under age 22 39038525,847-1.3 %6,613.5 %
 Age 22 to 29 2,5202,36666,962-6.1 %2,730.2 %
 Age 30 to 39 3,6823,37070,533-8.5 %1,993.0 %
 Age 40 to 49 2,9192,79348,401-4.3 %1,632.9 %
 Age 50 to 59 3,2083,13244,604-2.4 %1,324.1 %
 Age 60 to 64 96898717,4712.0 %1,670.1 %
 Age 65 and over 38241110,9347.6 %2,560.3 %
 Info. not available 7647092,065-7.2 %191.3 %
Race       
 White11,12510,723224,046-3.6 %1,989.4 %
 Black or African American,1,09299819,501-8.6 %1,854.0 %
 American Indian or Alaska Native1971913,200-3.0 %1,575.4 %
 Asian31130912,931-0.6 %4,084.8 %
 Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander3721537-43.2 %2,457.1 %
 Race Unknown2,0711,91126,588-7.7 %1,291.3 %
Ethnicity       
 Not Hispanic or Latino12,09311,673248,825-3.5 %2,031.6 %
 Hispanic or Latino69256114,213-18.9 %2,433.5 %
 Ethnicity Unknown 2,0481,91923,779-6.3 %1,139.1 %
Economic Regions (click to view data by region)
R01000EDR 1 - Northwest 2801993,337-28.9 %1,576.9 %
R02000EDR 2 - Headwaters 3232843,773-12.1 %1,228.5 %
R03000EDR 3 - Arrowhead 1,1781,10816,785-5.9 %1,414.9 %
R04000EDR 4 - West Central 3443488,2741.2 %2,277.6 %
R05000EDR 5 - North Central 4414578,1073.6 %1,674.0 %
R06E00EDR 6E- Southwest Central 2893234,56511.8 %1,313.3 %
R06W00EDR 6W- Upper Minnesota Valley801271,41958.8 %1,017.3 %
R07E00EDR 7E- East Central 6066428,4355.9 %1,213.9 %
R07W00EDR 7W- Central 1,1831,05122,060-11.2 %1,999.0 %
R08000EDR 8 - Southwest 1831883,1872.7 %1,595.2 %
R09000EDR 9 - South Central 70264910,832-7.5 %1,569.0 %
R10000EDR 10 - Southeast 1,1621,08119,867-7.0 %1,737.8 %
R11000EDR 11 - 7 County Twin Cities 6,6226,338168,704-4.3 %2,561.8 %
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.