US Department of Labor ____ ET HANDBOOK NO. 394


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Data for ALABAMA: Categories

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Reimbursable Data
Federal-State Extended Benefits Data

ALABAMA
Taxable

STATE Employment and Wage Data
Average monthly covered employment Wages paid in covered employment during year
(in thousands)
Ratio of taxable to total wages Average weekly wage in covered employment
Total Taxable Total Taxable
(01)(02)(03)(04)(05)(06)(07)
1938 247,887 $209,784 $209,784 1.000 $16.27 $16.27
1939 260,567 $239,012 $239,012 1.000 $17.64 $17.64
1940 288,869 $284,866 $271,347 0.953 $18.96 $18.06
1941 365,653 $428,449 $410,068 0.957 $22.53 $21.57
1942 441,143 $629,913 $604,090 0.959 $27.46 $26.33
1943 434,716 $685,284 $653,901 0.954 $30.32 $28.93
1944 420,144 $729,861 $691,589 0.948 $33.41 $31.66
1945 386,976 $708,378 $691,993 0.977 $35.20 $34.39
1946 380,122 $712,471 $662,270 0.930 $36.04 $33.50
1947 416,475 $893,450 $811,651 0.908 $41.26 $37.48
1948 429,476 $998,315 $887,152 0.889 $44.70 $39.72
1949 397,269 $935,834 $824,872 0.881 $45.30 $39.93
1950 409,910 $1,036,430 $895,230 0.864 $48.62 $42.00
1951 430,823 $1,184,112 $991,529 0.837 $52.86 $44.26
1952 437,106 $1,269,244 $1,040,558 0.820 $55.84 $45.78
1953 441,962 $1,351,987 $1,063,563 0.787 $58.83 $46.28
1954 427,236 $1,331,910 $1,035,859 0.778 $59.95 $46.63
1955 448,459 $1,479,230 $1,113,804 0.753 $63.43 $47.76
1956 512,152 $1,732,972 $1,310,633 0.756 $65.07 $49.21
1957 527,164 $1,897,423 $1,363,439 0.719 $69.22 $49.74
1958 508,942 $1,878,847 $1,325,596 0.706 $70.99 $50.09
1959 523,555 $2,027,609 $1,396,515 0.689 $74.48 $51.30
1960 529,484 $2,091,092 $1,407,437 0.673 $75.95 $51.12
1961 520,824 $2,107,947 $1,395,616 0.662 $77.83 $51.53
1962 533,948 $2,248,738 $1,457,316 0.648 $80.99 $52.49
1963 552,124 $2,405,764 $1,524,095 0.634 $83.79 $53.09
1964 580,066 $2,673,939 $1,643,277 0.615 $88.65 $54.48
1965 616,158 $2,987,954 $1,787,835 0.598 $93.26 $55.80
1966 649,060 $3,278,943 $1,920,653 0.586 $97.15 $56.91
1967 656,573 $3,439,292 $1,970,148 0.573 $100.74 $57.70
1968 674,197 $3,760,625 $2,128,172 0.566 $107.27 $60.70
1969 703,631 $4,163,762 $2,216,063 0.532 $113.80 $60.57
1970 709,690 $4,399,739 $2,255,731 0.513 $119.22 $61.12
1971 714,217 $4,702,414 $2,326,780 0.495 $126.62 $62.65
1972 806,634 $5,492,264 $3,241,794 0.590 $130.94 $77.29
1973 858,642 $6,242,820 $3,537,960 0.567 $139.82 $79.24
1974 882,813 $7,011,322 $3,751,465 0.535 $152.73 $81.72
1975 860,427 $7,398,685 $3,726,460 0.504 $165.36 $83.29
1976 903,539 $8,452,618 $4,405,001 0.521 $179.90 $93.76
1977 951,942 $9,528,169 $4,749,756 0.498 $192.48 $95.95
1978 1,005,397 $10,879,577 $6,264,161 0.576 $208.10 $119.82
1979 1,027,136 $12,094,008 $6,524,723 0.540 $226.43 $122.16
1980 1,013,854 $13,006,983 $6,610,136 0.508 $246.72 $125.38
1981 1,012,430 $14,045,096 $6,755,462 0.481 $266.78 $128.32
1982 978,332 $14,327,102 $6,557,184 0.458 $281.62 $128.89
1983 992,229 $15,210,749 $7,647,780 0.503 $294.81 $148.22
1984 1,050,924 $16,780,210 $8,153,544 0.486 $307.06 $149.20
1985 1,088,004 $18,101,117 $8,513,249 0.470 $319.94 $150.47
1986 1,122,511 $19,333,318 $8,898,428 0.460 $331.22 $152.45
1987 1,163,517 $20,867,242 $9,233,319 0.442 $344.90 $152.61
1988 1,202,182 $22,421,030 $9,635,636 0.430 $358.66 $154.14
1989 1,238,777 $23,748,551 $9,982,526 0.420 $368.67 $154.97
1990 1,264,940 $25,276,024 $10,327,697 0.409 $384.27 $157.01
1991 1,265,502 $26,181,552 $10,389,981 0.397 $397.86 $157.89
1992 1,291,617 $28,117,176 $10,709,003 0.381 $418.63 $159.45
1993 1,327,487 $29,431,490 $11,070,521 0.376 $426.36 $160.37
1994 1,362,930 $31,178,545 $11,542,030 0.370 $439.93 $162.86
1995 1,409,042 $33,297,856 $12,043,237 0.362 $454.45 $164.37
1996 1,432,043 $35,098,016 $12,348,227 0.352 $471.33 $165.82
1997 1,463,678 $37,364,968 $12,817,481 0.343 $490.93 $168.40
1998 1,493,255 $39,470,657 $13,192,173 0.334 $508.32 $169.89
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ALABAMA
Taxable

STATE Financial data (in thousands)
Contributions collected Interest credited to trust fund Benefits Paid Reserves as of December 31 Federal loans to State reserve funds, balance as of end of year Net reserves, balance as of end of year Taxable wage base, year end
(01)(08)(09)(10)(11)(12)(13)(14)
1938 $6,507 $185 $8,128 $7,403 $7,403
1939 $8,497 $234 $4,285 $11,849 $11,849
1940 $9,724 $360 $4,767 $17,166 $17,166 $3,000
1941 $11,052 $531 $3,158 $25,591 $25,591 $3,000
1942 $13,315 $728 $3,281 $36,352 $36,352 $3,000
1943 $11,853 $849 $1,509 $47,546 $47,546 $3,000
1944 $11,647 $1,019 $591 $59,620 $59,620 $3,000
1945 $9,547 $1,227 $6,515 $63,879 $63,879 $3,000
1946 $5,920 $1,106 $14,749 $56,155 $56,155 $3,000
1947 $8,529 $1,118 $8,028 $57,774 $57,774 $3,000
1948 $11,459 $1,259 $7,945 $62,546 $62,546 $3,000
1949 $11,884 $1,307 $19,323 $56,415 $56,415 $3,000
1950 $13,002 $1,191 $13,758 $56,850 $56,850 $3,000
1951 $15,749 $1,324 $8,219 $65,705 $65,705 $3,000
1952 $15,592 $1,542 $11,167 $71,672 $71,672 $3,000
1953 $14,545 $1,756 $10,520 $77,453 $77,453 $3,000
1954 $12,218 $1,764 $18,902 $72,534 $72,534 $3,000
1955 $13,539 $1,682 $11,306 $76,448 $76,448 $3,000
1956 $17,576 $1,926 $12,494 $83,820 $83,820 $3,000
1957 $19,214 $2,231 $17,742 $88,368 $88,368 $3,000
1958 $13,699 $2,064 $36,024 $68,508 $68,508 $3,000
1959 $15,582 $1,734 $24,433 $61,390 $61,390 $3,000
1960 $18,015 $1,732 $27,163 $53,975 $53,975 $3,000
1961 $22,305 $1,476 $30,381 $47,153 $47,153 $3,000
1962 $32,198 $1,523 $26,846 $52,776 $52,776 $3,000
1963 $37,554 $1,905 $23,986 $66,245 $66,245 $3,000
1964 $33,502 $2,528 $18,744 $78,858 $78,858 $3,000
1965 $28,017 $3,053 $16,191 $91,146 $91,146 $3,000
1966 $27,570 $3,639 $16,694 $105,541 $105,541 $3,000
1967 $25,724 $4,331 $21,649 $113,957 $113,957 $3,000
1968 $25,084 $4,860 $23,302 $120,685 $120,685 $3,000
1969 $26,969 $5,627 $19,630 $133,733 $133,733 $3,000
1970 $23,039 $6,623 $33,357 $130,124 $130,124 $3,000
1971 $22,833 $6,452 $42,520 $113,864 $113,864 $3,000
1972 $32,110 $5,411 $39,806 $109,493 $109,493 $4,200
1973 $39,351 $5,721 $33,480 $121,203 $121,203 $4,200
1974 $41,495 $7,128 $54,480 $115,207 $115,207 $4,200
1975 $38,372 $3,079 $147,142 $7,952 $10,000 $2,048 $4,200
1976 $105,738 $151 $111,417 $10,640 $30,000 $19,360 $4,800
1977 $119,126 $2 $107,184 $27,605 $43,860 $16,255 $4,800
1978 $175,604 $1,549 $101,255 $87,774 $27,000 $60,774 $6,600
1979 $176,129 $6,545 $125,340 $118,116 $118,116 $6,600
1980 $148,134 $8,722 $176,024 $85,145 $85,145 $6,600
1981 $155,198 $8,813 $152,693 $91,061 $91,061 $6,600
1982 $154,519 $4,531 $224,143 $9,252 $9,252 $6,600
1983 $241,953 $2,508 $182,828 $55,270 $55,270 $8,000
1984 $295,056 $13,665 $163,268 $203,229 $203,229 $8,000
1985 $316,100 $30,131 $163,663 $387,755 $387,755 $8,000
1986 $211,844 $41,586 $180,036 $460,135 $460,135 $8,000
1987 $162,438 $42,604 $157,683 $503,754 $503,754 $8,000
1988 $160,444 $45,694 $136,918 $575,872 $575,872 $8,000
1989 $150,941 $52,051 $152,189 $622,529 $622,529 $8,000
1990 $148,068 $55,208 $177,107 $637,222 $637,222 $8,000
1991 $116,746 $51,323 $216,394 $585,725 $585,725 $8,000
1992 $126,379 $44,106 $201,958 $550,280 $550,280 $8,000
1993 $167,980 $40,338 $183,986 $570,118 $570,118 $8,000
1994 $125,138 $37,606 $174,070 $551,842 $551,842 $8,000
1995 $129,444 $37,555 $177,607 $534,470 $534,470 $8,000
1996 $127,386 $34,990 $206,158 $483,472 $483,472 $8,000
1997 $131,064 $31,710 $187,747 $451,425 $451,425 $8,000
1998 $174,553 $30,386 $191,465 $451,571 $451,571 $8,000
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ALABAMA
Taxable

STATE significant measures
Percent of total wages Average employer tax rate as a percent of taxable wages Reserve ratio (percent of total wages) as multiple of highest 12-month benefit cost rate
Contributions collected Benefits paid Average employer tax rate Reserve Ratio High Cost Multiple
Rate 12 mos. ending
(01)(15)(16)(17)(18)(19)(20)(21) (22)
1938 3.10 3.87 2.70 2.70 3.53 0.00 0.00
1939 3.56 1.79 2.70 2.70 4.96 0.00 0.00
1940 3.41 1.67 2.57 2.70 6.03 0.00 0.00
1941 2.58 0.74 1.99 2.08 5.97 0.00 0.00
1942 2.11 0.52 1.53 1.60 5.77 0.00 0.00
1943 1.73 0.22 1.36 1.43 6.94 0.00 0.00
1944 1.60 0.08 1.24 1.31 8.17 0.00 0.00
1945 1.35 0.92 0.97 0.99 9.02 0.00 0.00
1946 0.83 2.07 0.74 0.80 7.88 0.00 0.00
1947 0.95 0.90 0.87 0.95 6.47 0.00 0.00
1948 1.15 0.80 0.90 1.01 6.27 0.00 0.00
1949 1.27 2.06 0.95 1.08 6.03 0.00 0.00
1950 1.25 1.33 1.01 1.17 5.49 0.00 0.00
1951 1.33 0.69 1.01 1.20 5.55 0.00 0.00
1952 1.23 0.88 0.94 1.15 5.65 0.00 0.00
1953 1.08 0.78 0.79 1.00 5.73 0.00 0.00
1954 0.92 1.42 0.70 0.90 5.45 0.00 0.00
1955 0.92 0.76 0.73 0.97 5.17 0.00 0.00
1956 1.01 0.72 0.84 1.12 4.84 0.00 0.00
1957 1.01 0.94 0.74 1.03 4.66 0.00 0.00
1958 0.73 1.92 0.63 0.90 3.65 0.00 0.00
1959 0.77 1.21 0.71 1.02 3.03 0.00 0.00
1960 0.86 1.30 0.79 1.18 2.58 0.00 0.00
1961 1.06 1.44 1.01 1.53 2.24 0.00 0.00
1962 1.43 1.19 1.22 1.89 2.35 0.00 0.00
1963 1.56 1.00 1.26 1.99 2.75 0.00 0.00
1964 1.25 0.70 0.98 1.60 2.95 0.00 0.00
1965 0.94 0.54 0.78 1.30 3.05 0.00 0.00
1966 0.84 0.51 0.68 1.17 3.22 0.00 0.00
1967 0.75 0.63 0.61 1.06 3.31 0.00 0.00
1968 0.67 0.62 0.52 0.92 3.21 0.00 0.00
1969 0.65 0.47 0.52 0.98 3.21 0.00 0.00
1970 0.52 0.76 0.50 0.97 2.96 0.00 0.00
1971 0.49 0.90 0.48 0.96 2.42 1.93 NOV 58 1.25
1972 0.58 0.72 0.62 1.04 1.99 1.93 NOV 58 1.03
1973 0.63 0.54 0.63 1.12 1.94 1.93 NOV 58 1.01
1974 0.59 0.78 0.58 1.08 1.64 1.93 NOV 58 0.85
1975 0.52 1.99 0.56 1.11 0.00 2.17 DEC 75 0.00
1976 1.25 1.32 1.24 2.39 0.00 2.17 DEC 75 0.00
1977 1.25 1.12 1.27 2.55 0.00 2.17 DEC 75 0.00
1978 1.61 0.93 1.71 2.96 0.56 2.17 DEC 75 0.26
1979 1.46 1.04 1.42 2.64 0.98 2.17 DEC 75 0.45
1980 1.14 1.35 1.08 2.13 0.65 2.17 DEC 75 0.30
1981 1.10 1.09 1.10 2.29 0.65 2.17 DEC 75 0.30
1982 1.08 1.56 1.07 2.33 0.06 2.17 DEC 75 0.03
1983 1.59 1.20 1.71 3.39 0.36 2.17 DEC 75 0.17
1984 1.76 0.97 1.78 3.66 1.21 2.17 DEC 75 0.56
1985 1.75 0.90 1.76 3.74 2.14 2.17 DEC 75 0.99
1986 1.10 0.93 1.02 2.22 2.38 2.17 DEC 75 1.10
1987 0.78 0.76 0.76 1.72 2.41 2.17 DEC 75 1.11
1988 0.72 0.61 0.71 1.64 2.57 2.17 DEC 75 1.18
1989 0.64 0.64 0.61 1.44 2.62 2.17 DEC 75 1.21
1990 0.59 0.70 0.55 1.35 2.52 2.17 DEC 75 1.16
1991 0.45 0.83 0.41 1.03 2.24 2.17 DEC 75 1.03
1992 0.45 0.72 0.43 1.14 1.96 2.17 DEC 75 0.90
1993 0.57 0.63 0.57 1.50 1.94 2.17 DEC 75 0.89
1994 0.40 0.56 0.36 0.97 1.77 2.17 DEC 75 0.82
1995 0.39 0.53 0.37 1.01 1.61 2.17 DEC 75 0.74
1996 0.36 0.59 0.34 0.96 1.38 2.17 DEC 75 0.64
1997 0.35 0.50 0.34 0.98 1.21 2.17 DEC 75 0.56
1998 0.44 0.49 0.44 1.33 1.14 2.17 DEC 75 0.53
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ALABAMA
Taxable and Reimbursable

STATE Claims data Average weekly benefit
Number of first payments Weeks compensated for all unemployment Caimants exhausting benefits Average duration (in weeks) Weekly insured unemployed Amount Ratio to average weekly total wage
Number % of first payments Potential Actual Actual for exhaustees Average number Percent of cov. employ.
(01)(23)(24)(25)(26)(27)(28)(29)(30)(31)(32) (33)
1938 1,163,327 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 $7.63 0.469
1939 626,516 38,226 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 $7.15 0.405
1940 54,846 740,901 26,112 48.4 0.0 13.5 0.0 0.0 $6.52 0.344
1941 34,605 451,249 15,415 42.1 0.0 13.0 17.3 0.0 $7.16 0.318
1942 30,117 361,603 9,803 30.0 0.0 12.0 17.0 0.0 $9.23 0.336
1943 11,603 141,179 4,340 29.3 0.0 12.2 17.0 0.0 $10.90 0.360
1944 4,622 51,946 1,282 25.5 0.0 11.2 17.2 0.0 $11.64 0.348
1945 43,765 391,605 4,987 26.2 0.0 8.9 17.9 0.0 $16.72 0.475
1946 54,961 897,545 45,575 63.4 18.5 16.3 18.2 0.0 $16.57 0.460
1947 44,870 557,114 25,939 55.3 18.2 12.4 17.0 12,266 2.9 $14.65 0.355
1948 46,514 527,479 19,872 45.9 18.5 11.3 17.0 12,070 2.8 $15.40 0.345
1949 100,825 1,200,411 40,918 46.1 18.7 11.9 17.7 27,290 6.8 $16.50 0.364
1950 63,259 905,355 37,677 49.4 18.4 14.3 17.6 20,726 5.0 $15.58 0.320
1951 44,932 536,690 17,961 40.1 18.7 11.9 17.1 13,552 3.1 $15.79 0.299
1952 56,204 641,191 19,061 33.7 19.0 11.4 17.4 16,301 3.7 $17.91 0.321
1953 49,170 597,268 18,824 41.4 19.0 12.1 17.5 15,662 3.5 $18.05 0.307
1954 78,565 1,052,792 35,917 46.5 19.0 13.4 17.8 27,863 6.5 $18.40 0.307
1955 48,732 643,808 24,427 44.7 18.9 13.2 17.8 17,151 3.8 $17.97 0.283
1956 58,335 643,764 19,245 34.8 19.2 11.2 17.5 20,307 3.9 $19.69 0.303
1957 76,675 867,637 26,734 41.1 19.0 11.3 17.6 22,161 4.2 $20.78 0.300
1958 123,937 1,590,779 55,135 43.6 19.0 12.8 18.1 36,781 7.2 $22.97 0.324
1959 84,646 1,100,385 40,038 47.2 18.8 13.0 17.8 26,702 5.1 $22.55 0.303
1960 97,126 1,190,057 39,501 45.5 18.9 12.3 17.7 28,716 5.4 $23.24 0.306
1961 95,157 1,338,391 47,766 43.2 19.7 14.1 18.1 32,116 6.1 $23.14 0.297
1962 75,357 1,082,568 28,800 38.7 23.4 14.4 21.1 25,927 4.8 $25.30 0.312
1963 66,181 949,255 25,646 34.9 23.5 14.3 21.4 22,916 4.1 $25.76 0.307
1964 57,301 743,279 19,211 30.7 23.5 13.0 21.2 17,906 3.0 $25.79 0.291
1965 48,659 609,063 14,265 29.6 23.7 12.5 21.0 14,899 2.4 $27.07 0.290
1966 45,468 563,149 13,346 27.8 23.7 12.4 21.1 13,574 2.0 $30.26 0.311
1967 57,774 711,792 15,651 29.5 23.7 12.3 20.4 17,171 2.6 $31.20 0.310
1968 56,519 706,052 16,739 29.9 23.8 12.5 21.3 17,104 2.5 $33.74 0.315
1969 47,189 569,418 13,260 25.6 23.7 12.1 21.3 14,150 2.0 $35.30 0.310
1970 73,666 870,080 18,932 32.4 23.9 11.8 21.0 22,012 3.1 $39.20 0.329
1971 77,932 1,019,287 24,434 33.4 24.1 13.1 21.8 24,432 3.4 $42.49 0.336
1972 72,612 899,066 23,398 28.3 23.6 12.4 21.9 20,686 2.4 $45.36 0.347
1973 69,465 732,368 17,512 26.7 23.7 10.5 21.4 16,908 1.9 $46.90 0.336
1974 113,951 1,092,295 20,722 25.9 23.8 9.6 21.6 26,530 2.9 $51.63 0.338
1975 193,230 2,499,523 63,519 32.3 23.4 12.9 20.9 58,252 6.4 $60.92 0.369
1976 150,523 1,741,173 46,226 32.1 22.7 11.6 21.0 41,344 4.3 $66.50 0.370
1977 158,596 1,645,215 41,318 25.2 22.9 10.4 20.7 38,515 3.8 $68.26 0.356
1978 152,652 1,579,550 36,260 24.1 23.0 10.3 20.7 35,500 2.9 $70.18 0.346
1979 174,604 1,886,365 41,410 25.8 23.2 10.8 21.1 42,109 3.3 $73.38 0.331
1980 210,043 2,520,084 54,031 27.9 23.5 12.0 21.6 56,699 4.5 $76.76 0.319
1981 202,108 2,240,828 54,383 27.5 23.5 11.1 21.7 50,415 4.0 $77.46 0.297
1982 239,884 3,005,279 70,951 30.3 23.7 12.5 21.7 67,264 5.5 $80.24 0.291
1983 175,082 2,383,454 71,512 33.6 23.4 13.6 22.3 54,211 4.4 $82.48 0.284
1984 170,192 1,864,664 51,885 32.4 23.0 11.0 21.0 42,520 3.3 $95.28 0.315
1985 167,493 1,832,752 42,005 23.9 23.4 10.9 20.8 42,487 3.2 $97.50 0.306
1986 174,666 1,923,096 41,558 24.5 23.3 11.0 21.1 42,664 3.1 $99.97 0.302
1987 148,894 1,692,002 40,311 25.0 23.1 11.4 21.6 36,861 2.6 $100.87 0.293
1988 146,918 1,423,642 28,791 19.9 23.0 9.7 21.2 31,338 2.1 $101.09 0.283
1989 151,376 1,468,132 27,858 18.9 23.8 9.7 21.7 32,378 2.2 $108.78 0.295
1990 168,817 1,611,398 28,052 17.8 24.2 9.5 22.7 35,674 2.3 $115.57 0.300
1991 171,055 1,883,999 37,482 20.4 24.2 11.0 22.9 41,730 2.7 $119.44 0.299
1992 157,084 1,758,808 40,255 24.7 24.1 11.2 22.9 38,797 2.5 $120.95 0.288
1993 158,910 1,501,131 32,085 20.5 24.3 9.4 23.2 33,404 2.1 $128.66 0.301
1994 136,651 1,389,595 30,922 20.9 23.9 10.2 22.9 31,006 1.9 $131.21 0.296
1995 148,924 1,366,634 27,037 20.9 24.2 9.2 22.8 30,696 1.8 $138.51 0.303
1996 146,494 1,534,868 32,841 20.6 24.4 10.5 23.3 33,663 1.9 $141.63 0.299
1997 134,862 1,374,463 29,872 21.6 24.2 10.2 23.1 30,139 1.7 $144.67 0.294
1998 145,482 1,385,047 27,920 20.0 24.5 9.5 23.3 30,255 1.7 $152.29 0.299
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ALABAMA
Reimbursable

STATE Average monthly covered employment Total wages (in thousands) Average weekly wage in total covered employment Benefits paid (in thousands)
Total Public Nonprofit Total Public Nonprofit Total Public Nonprofit
(01)(34)(35)(36)(37)(38)(39)(40) (41) (42) (43)
1971 $0.00
1972 40,000 16,346 23,654 268,559 94,162 174,397 $129.11 26 9 17
1973 43,427 16,559 26,868 310,376 101,770 208,606 $137.44 284 101 183
1974 45,429 28,584 16,845 356,763 242,899 113,865 $151.02 671 287 384
1975 48,145 30,556 17,589 409,504 280,561 128,943 $163.57 1,316 476 840
1976 51,399 32,734 18,665 473,931 326,309 147,622 $177.32 1,621 1,119 502
1977 53,868 34,106 19,762 513,302 346,125 167,177 $183.25 1,413 890 523
1978 230,635 207,120 23,515 2,171,326 1,959,453 211,873 $181.05 897 602 295
1979 234,467 208,989 25,478 2,430,558 2,180,208 250,350 $199.35 4,400 3,793 607
1980 239,621 213,312 26,309 2,700,972 2,409,992 290,979 $216.77 7,308 6,636 672
1981 236,295 208,470 27,825 2,901,532 2,561,682 339,850 $236.14 8,349 7,752 597
1982 234,611 205,475 29,136 3,087,334 2,696,694 390,641 $253.06 9,583 8,665 917
1983 236,978 206,545 30,433 3,353,899 2,915,559 438,341 $272.17 10,417 9,420 997
1984 238,739 208,663 30,076 3,535,208 3,084,335 450,873 $284.77 8,813 7,345 1,469
1985 242,028 212,676 29,352 3,940,551 3,475,643 464,908 $313.10 7,944 6,153 1,791
1986 244,052 215,249 28,803 4,207,238 3,735,940 471,298 $331.52 6,328 5,361 967
1987 248,096 217,694 30,402 4,375,146 3,871,184 503,962 $339.13 9,113 7,816 1,297
1988 257,894 223,552 34,342 4,684,452 4,100,954 583,498 $349.31 4,562 3,934 628
1989 263,138 230,391 32,747 5,053,665 4,444,615 609,050 $369.33 4,636 3,961 675
1990 270,452 237,031 33,421 5,461,981 4,786,787 675,194 $388.38 5,008 4,264 744
1991 278,121 243,749 34,372 5,934,983 5,199,519 735,464 $410.38 6,339 5,670 669
1992 284,834 249,154 35,680 6,250,388 5,422,230 828,157 $422.00 7,490 6,679 812
1993 292,519 255,334 37,185 6,580,177 5,693,994 886,183 $432.59 6,852 5,875 977
1994 294,105 258,532 35,573 6,985,519 6,094,141 891,378 $456.77 7,228 6,066 1,163
1995 296,641 259,747 36,895 7,307,904 6,366,499 941,405 $473.76 7,999 6,934 1,065
1996 298,800 260,627 38,173 7,538,155 6,542,511 995,644 $485.16 7,898 6,730 1,168
1997 302,041 262,269 39,772 7,891,217 6,831,848 1,059,369 $502.43 6,705 5,614 1,091
1998 307,445 266,330 41,115 8,286,588 7,176,891 1,109,697 $518.33 9,341 7,611 1,731
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ALABAMA
FEDERAL-STATE EXTENDED BENEFITS UNDER PUBLIC LAW 91-373

STATE Financial data (in thousands) Claims data
Total extended benefits paid State share of extended benefits paid Federal share of extended benefits paid Federal share of regular benefits paid Number of first payments Weeks compensated for all unemployment Number of claimants exhausting benefits Average weekly benefit amount Average compensable duration (actual)
(01)(44)(45)(46)(47)(48)(49)(50) (51) (52)
1971 $2,064 $1,032 $1,032 7,329 52,404 5,135 42 6.6
1972 $4,582 $2,291 $2,291 13,008 108,840 9,020 42 8.4
1973 3 20 56 6.7
1974 0 0.0
1975 $26,764 $13,382 $13,382 50,673 466,971 32,000 58 9.2
1976 $23,880 $11,940 $11,940 38,572 383,022 29,774 63 9.9
1977 $18,398 $9,199 $9,199 31,864 291,172 21,241 64 9.1
1978 $1,894 $947 $947 3,807 29,978 2,240 66 7.9
1979 $18 $9 $9 4 31 5 68 7.8
1980 $23,340 $12,197 $11,144 39,803 337,904 19,710 73 8.5
1981 $20,908 $10,976 $9,932 30,375 293,816 18,596 76 9.7
1982 $33,409 $18,985 $14,424 60,809 468,903 23,643 77 7.7
1983 $29,233 $15,818 $13,415 37,869 399,634 31,036 79 10.6
1984 $106 $64 $41 4 40 7 59 10.0
1985 $114 $64 $50 23 85 11.5
1986 $32 $3 $35 3 74 3.0
1987 $14 $5 $9 0 0.0
1988 $26 $13 $12 0 0.0
1989 $12 $5 $6 0 0.0
1990 $4 $3 $2 0 0.0
1991 $6 $3 $3 0 0.0
1992 $1 0 0.0
1993 0 0.0
1994 $13 $7 $6 0 0.0
1995 0 0.0
1996 0 0.0
1997 $4 $2 $2 0 0.0
1998 0 0.0
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