US Department of Labor ____ ET HANDBOOK NO. 394


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Data for ARKANSAS: Categories

Taxable Employment and Wage Data
Taxable Financial Data
Taxable Significant Measures
Taxable and Reimbursable Claims Data
Reimbursable Data
Federal-State Extended Benefits Data

ARKANSAS
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 123,543 $102,273 $102,273 1.000 $15.92 $15.92
1939 139,294 $115,762 $115,762 1.000 $15.98 $15.98
1940 146,179 $124,406 $119,615 0.961 $16.37 $15.74
1941 176,596 $164,219 $157,223 0.957 $17.88 $17.12
1942 217,670 $269,138 $258,835 0.962 $23.78 $22.87
1943 195,667 $262,644 $249,799 0.951 $25.81 $24.55
1944 183,573 $262,879 $249,311 0.948 $27.54 $26.12
1945 191,253 $314,511 $297,510 0.946 $31.62 $29.92
1946 197,020 $322,444 $299,911 0.930 $31.47 $29.27
1947 212,255 $384,788 $353,034 0.917 $34.86 $31.99
1948 219,570 $437,489 $394,173 0.901 $38.32 $34.52
1949 213,626 $441,051 $395,281 0.896 $39.70 $35.58
1950 223,162 $483,927 $428,699 0.886 $41.70 $36.94
1951 240,080 $565,407 $496,514 0.878 $45.29 $39.77
1952 242,336 $615,541 $523,681 0.851 $48.85 $41.56
1953 238,369 $628,934 $525,648 0.836 $50.74 $42.41
1954 230,180 $617,607 $509,376 0.825 $51.60 $42.56
1955 239,156 $659,712 $535,239 0.811 $53.05 $43.04
1956 248,242 $713,490 $570,794 0.800 $55.27 $44.22
1957 248,669 $747,532 $583,520 0.781 $57.81 $45.13
1958 248,724 $769,227 $590,969 0.768 $59.47 $45.69
1959 264,705 $854,552 $643,689 0.753 $62.08 $46.76
1960 271,876 $900,072 $670,082 0.744 $63.67 $47.40
1961 277,868 $952,407 $701,713 0.737 $65.91 $48.56
1962 295,529 $1,059,350 $763,533 0.721 $68.93 $49.68
1963 312,188 $1,159,117 $824,403 0.711 $71.40 $50.78
1964 323,819 $1,255,546 $875,420 0.697 $74.56 $51.99
1965 341,179 $1,381,074 $944,216 0.684 $77.85 $53.22
1966 364,267 $1,541,177 $1,031,736 0.669 $81.36 $54.47
1967 372,280 $1,666,396 $1,081,643 0.649 $86.08 $55.87
1968 384,311 $1,834,307 $1,154,233 0.629 $91.79 $57.76
1969 397,724 $2,048,963 $1,246,007 0.608 $99.07 $60.25
1970 399,894 $2,161,398 $1,245,620 0.576 $103.94 $59.90
1971 411,671 $2,378,211 $1,309,935 0.551 $111.10 $61.19
1972 448,021 $2,886,518 $1,776,531 0.615 $123.90 $76.26
1973 481,176 $3,145,247 $1,957,551 0.622 $125.70 $78.24
1974 496,929 $3,539,278 $2,090,055 0.591 $136.97 $80.88
1975 474,875 $3,678,114 $2,034,315 0.553 $148.95 $82.38
1976 506,782 $4,260,478 $2,232,391 0.524 $161.67 $84.71
1977 538,010 $4,882,626 $2,848,808 0.583 $174.53 $101.83
1978 592,245 $5,744,458 $3,409,495 0.594 $186.53 $110.71
1979 602,993 $6,416,202 $3,587,178 0.559 $204.63 $114.40
1980 591,795 $6,898,616 $3,588,455 0.520 $224.18 $116.61
1981 590,517 $7,544,555 $4,042,054 0.536 $245.70 $131.63
1982 570,737 $7,711,934 $3,927,881 0.509 $259.85 $132.35
1983 585,994 $8,325,127 $4,305,113 0.517 $273.21 $141.28
1984 621,762 $9,180,292 $4,626,143 0.504 $283.94 $143.08
1985 635,545 $9,675,121 $4,756,442 0.492 $292.76 $143.92
1986 648,555 $10,239,424 $4,879,216 0.477 $303.62 $144.68
1987 668,532 $10,808,751 $5,006,114 0.463 $310.92 $144.00
1988 691,395 $11,528,763 $5,212,092 0.452 $320.67 $144.97
1989 711,001 $12,105,671 $5,371,922 0.444 $327.43 $145.30
1990 730,827 $12,999,550 $5,751,261 0.442 $342.07 $151.34
1991 734,795 $13,599,499 $5,957,868 0.438 $355.92 $155.93
1992 756,329 $14,805,983 $6,180,940 0.417 $376.46 $157.16
1993 784,064 $15,476,678 $6,707,790 0.433 $379.60 $164.52
1994 820,430 $16,668,565 $7,425,106 0.445 $390.71 $174.04
1995 850,754 $17,887,020 $7,817,422 0.437 $404.33 $176.71
1996 864,683 $18,780,778 $7,993,176 0.426 $417.69 $177.77
1997 879,520 $19,986,827 $8,261,107 0.413 $437.01 $180.63
1998 892,319 $21,382,226 $8,553,886 0.400 $460.82 $184.35
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ARKANSAS
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 $3,336 $83 $5,309 $5,309
1939 $3,434 $149 $1,816 $7,077 $7,077
1940 $3,364 $173 $2,975 $6,551 $6,551 $3,000
1941 $3,882 $179 $2,222 $8,391 $8,391 $3,000
1942 $6,183 $256 $987 $13,843 $13,843 $3,000
1943 $5,770 $344 $426 $19,530 $19,530 $3,000
1944 $5,162 $422 $203 $24,911 $24,911 $3,000
1945 $6,200 $536 $1,126 $30,522 $30,522 $3,000
1946 $4,877 $594 $3,874 $32,119 $32,119 $3,000
1947 $5,383 $660 $3,094 $35,058 $35,058 $3,000
1948 $5,978 $757 $3,318 $38,456 $38,456 $3,000
1949 $5,346 $817 $6,653 $37,951 $37,951 $3,000
1950 $5,208 $777 $7,344 $36,559 $36,559 $3,000
1951 $7,460 $822 $4,484 $40,326 $40,326 $3,000
1952 $8,198 $924 $5,707 $43,704 $43,704 $3,000
1953 $7,372 $1,046 $6,014 $46,076 $46,076 $3,000
1954 $6,281 $1,045 $9,201 $44,172 $44,172 $3,000
1955 $6,284 $1,004 $6,494 $44,934 $44,934 $3,000
1956 $6,643 $1,082 $6,795 $46,012 $46,012 $3,000
1957 $6,797 $1,147 $9,567 $44,727 $44,727 $3,000
1958 $7,013 $1,088 $12,988 $39,974 $39,974 $3,000
1959 $8,291 $1,052 $9,152 $39,405 $39,405 $3,000
1960 $8,814 $1,117 $12,542 $36,762 $36,762 $3,000
1961 $9,483 $993 $16,046 $31,219 $31,219 $3,000
1962 $11,047 $901 $12,675 $30,496 $30,496 $3,000
1963 $11,936 $932 $12,648 $29,569 $29,569 $3,000
1964 $13,076 $976 $13,127 $28,862 $28,862 $3,000
1965 $15,253 $1,038 $12,011 $33,097 $33,097 $3,000
1966 $16,602 $1,347 $9,954 $41,098 $41,098 $3,000
1967 $14,132 $1,654 $12,417 $44,528 $44,528 $3,000
1968 $14,107 $1,850 $12,567 $47,958 $47,958 $3,000
1969 $15,541 $2,188 $12,984 $52,744 $52,744 $3,000
1970 $15,026 $2,470 $21,396 $48,886 $48,886 $3,000
1971 $17,334 $2,286 $22,826 $45,616 $45,616 $3,000
1972 $24,538 $2,262 $20,035 $52,049 $52,049 $4,200
1973 $28,835 $2,937 $20,344 $63,468 $63,468 $4,200
1974 $31,850 $3,840 $33,146 $66,042 $66,042 $4,200
1975 $31,804 $1,556 $90,741 $1,578 $1,578 $4,200
1976 $47,383 $48 $55,439 $7,738 $20,000 $12,262 $4,200
1977 $62,005 $50,747 $25,514 $30,000 $4,486 $5,400
1978 $74,204 $400 $54,482 $34,473 $19,500 $14,973 $6,000
1979 $74,160 $1,231 $67,485 $23,598 $23,598 $6,000
1980 $69,061 $275 $113,321 $5,610 $29,200 $23,590 $6,000
1981 $92,995 $98,381 $32,137 $64,000 $31,863 $6,900
1982 $98,722 $137,122 $77,042 $77,042 $6,900
1983 $123,130 $108,995 $29,172 $85,540 $56,368 $7,500
1984 $160,265 $2,070 $87,337 $42,003 $42,003 $7,500
1985 $131,904 $6,981 $109,734 $90,990 $90,990 $7,500
1986 $118,586 $9,249 $123,886 $98,244 $98,244 $7,500
1987 $119,094 $8,405 $122,376 $100,701 $100,701 $7,500
1988 $123,477 $9,212 $114,329 $118,895 $118,895 $7,500
1989 $117,864 $10,869 $119,477 $131,305 $131,305 $7,500
1990 $122,214 $11,545 $130,216 $135,172 $135,172 $7,800
1991 $124,311 $9,972 $166,150 $103,629 $103,629 $8,000
1992 $139,822 $6,765 $172,543 $81,340 $81,340 $8,000
1993 $196,370 $7,645 $148,597 $134,432 $134,432 $8,500
1994 $166,143 $9,884 $146,271 $169,795 $169,795 $9,000
1995 $163,094 $12,979 $155,585 $200,866 $200,866 $9,000
1996 $160,378 $13,856 $174,152 $202,784 $202,784 $9,000
1997 $165,154 $13,948 $173,947 $204,319 $204,319 $9,000
1998 $172,016 $14,542 $167,267 $221,853 $221,853 $9,000
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ARKANSAS
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 3.26 0.00 2.67 2.67 5.19 0.00 0.00
1939 2.97 1.57 2.67 2.67 6.11 0.00 0.00
1940 2.70 2.39 2.60 2.70 5.27 0.00 0.00
1941 2.36 1.35 2.58 2.69 5.11 0.00 0.00
1942 2.30 0.37 2.37 2.46 5.14 0.00 0.00
1943 2.20 0.16 2.05 2.15 7.44 0.00 0.00
1944 1.96 0.08 1.95 2.06 9.48 0.00 0.00
1945 1.97 0.36 1.90 2.01 9.70 0.00 0.00
1946 1.51 1.20 1.59 1.71 9.96 0.00 0.00
1947 1.40 0.80 1.39 1.51 9.11 0.00 0.00
1948 1.37 0.76 1.41 1.57 8.79 0.00 0.00
1949 1.21 1.51 1.09 1.21 8.60 0.00 0.00
1950 1.08 1.52 1.17 1.32 7.55 0.00 0.00
1951 1.32 0.79 1.37 1.56 7.13 0.00 0.00
1952 1.33 0.93 1.29 1.52 7.10 0.00 0.00
1953 1.17 0.96 1.10 1.32 7.33 0.00 0.00
1954 1.02 1.49 0.98 1.19 7.15 0.00 0.00
1955 0.95 0.98 0.93 1.15 6.81 0.00 0.00
1956 0.93 0.95 0.92 1.15 6.45 0.00 0.00
1957 0.91 1.28 0.89 1.14 5.98 0.00 0.00
1958 0.91 1.69 0.90 1.17 5.20 0.00 0.00
1959 0.97 1.07 0.97 1.29 4.61 0.00 0.00
1960 0.98 1.39 0.96 1.29 4.08 0.00 0.00
1961 1.00 1.68 1.01 1.37 3.28 0.00 0.00
1962 1.04 1.20 1.03 1.43 2.88 0.00 0.00
1963 1.03 1.09 1.04 1.46 2.55 0.00 0.00
1964 1.04 1.05 1.04 1.49 2.30 0.00 0.00
1965 1.10 0.87 1.07 1.56 2.40 0.00 0.00
1966 1.08 0.65 1.06 1.59 2.67 0.00 0.00
1967 0.85 0.75 0.81 1.25 2.67 0.00 0.00
1968 0.77 0.69 0.77 1.22 2.61 0.00 0.00
1969 0.76 0.63 0.75 1.24 2.57 0.00 0.00
1970 0.70 0.99 0.68 1.19 2.26 0.00 0.00
1971 0.73 0.96 0.73 1.33 1.92 1.76 AUG 61 1.09
1972 0.85 0.69 0.91 1.48 1.80 1.76 AUG 61 1.02
1973 0.92 0.65 0.87 1.48 2.02 1.76 AUG 61 1.15
1974 0.90 0.94 0.89 1.50 1.87 1.76 AUG 61 1.06
1975 0.86 2.47 0.86 1.55 0.04 2.69 DEC 75 0.01
1976 1.11 1.30 1.15 2.19 0.00 2.69 DEC 75 0.00
1977 1.27 1.04 1.32 2.26 0.00 2.69 DEC 75 0.00
1978 1.29 0.95 1.30 2.19 0.26 2.69 DEC 75 0.10
1979 1.16 1.05 1.15 2.06 0.37 2.69 DEC 75 0.14
1980 1.00 1.64 0.99 1.89 0.00 2.69 DEC 75 0.00
1981 1.23 1.30 1.27 2.38 0.00 2.69 DEC 75 0.00
1982 1.28 1.78 1.26 2.48 0.00 2.69 DEC 75 0.00
1983 1.48 1.31 1.68 3.25 0.00 2.69 DEC 75 0.00
1984 1.75 0.95 1.92 3.81 0.46 2.69 DEC 75 0.17
1985 1.36 1.13 1.32 2.68 0.94 2.69 DEC 75 0.35
1986 1.16 1.21 1.13 2.37 0.96 2.69 DEC 75 0.36
1987 1.10 1.13 1.10 2.38 0.93 2.69 DEC 75 0.35
1988 1.07 0.99 1.07 2.37 1.03 2.69 DEC 75 0.38
1989 0.97 0.99 0.95 2.15 1.08 2.69 DEC 75 0.40
1990 0.94 1.00 0.91 2.06 1.04 2.69 DEC 75 0.39
1991 0.91 1.22 0.87 1.99 0.76 2.69 DEC 75 0.28
1992 0.94 1.17 0.99 2.36 0.55 2.69 DEC 75 0.20
1993 1.27 0.96 1.25 2.88 0.87 2.69 DEC 75 0.32
1994 1.00 0.88 0.95 2.12 1.02 2.69 DEC 75 0.38
1995 0.91 0.87 0.88 2.01 1.12 2.69 DEC 75 0.42
1996 0.85 0.93 0.83 1.94 1.08 2.69 DEC 75 0.40
1997 0.83 0.87 0.83 2.02 1.02 2.69 DEC 75 0.38
1998 0.80 0.78 0.81 2.02 1.04 2.69 DEC 75 0.39
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ARKANSAS
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 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 $0.00 0.000
1939 61,593 290,712 19,410 0.0 0.0 4.7 0.0 0.0 $6.66 0.417
1940 40,712 479,852 22,332 55.3 0.0 11.8 0.0 0.0 $6.36 0.389
1941 37,684 335,424 15,626 41.3 0.0 8.9 0.0 0.0 $6.84 0.382
1942 17,063 131,665 8,619 42.0 0.0 7.7 9.5 0.0 $7.63 0.321
1943 6,463 43,491 2,858 41.4 0.0 6.7 9.7 0.0 $10.01 0.388
1944 2,692 18,450 1,296 38.9 0.0 6.9 8.3 0.0 $11.15 0.405
1945 12,728 86,725 3,635 74.4 0.0 6.8 8.7 0.0 $13.24 0.419
1946 35,770 307,491 23,593 62.3 10.8 8.6 10.5 0.0 $12.61 0.401
1947 30,440 255,713 16,290 52.0 11.6 8.4 9.9 7,073 3.3 $13.75 0.394
1948 29,177 257,059 12,374 42.3 12.1 8.8 11.1 6,609 3.0 $15.97 0.417
1949 50,199 450,461 21,317 46.4 13.6 9.0 11.5 12,872 6.0 $16.57 0.417
1950 42,235 466,190 18,157 39.5 15.4 11.0 15.0 12,419 5.5 $16.50 0.396
1951 33,486 280,119 8,354 27.3 15.5 8.4 15.1 7,736 3.2 $16.87 0.372
1952 35,863 337,079 10,438 28.2 15.5 9.4 15.2 9,065 3.7 $17.51 0.358
1953 36,824 342,918 10,848 31.3 15.6 9.3 15.3 9,853 4.1 $18.14 0.358
1954 48,657 522,272 19,337 39.0 15.5 10.7 15.3 16,105 7.0 $18.25 0.354
1955 36,902 377,134 13,629 35.4 16.1 10.2 15.4 11,426 4.7 $17.98 0.339
1956 36,635 364,179 11,250 32.3 17.0 10.0 16.2 11,272 4.5 $19.23 0.348
1957 46,649 496,626 16,028 35.7 17.0 10.7 16.4 14,430 5.8 $19.75 0.342
1958 55,860 649,790 23,439 41.7 17.0 11.6 16.5 19,842 7.9 $20.72 0.348
1959 42,607 457,882 15,500 37.1 19.3 10.7 16.4 13,935 5.2 $20.72 0.334
1960 51,214 584,011 13,119 28.4 22.1 11.4 18.8 16,653 6.1 $22.32 0.351
1961 56,862 737,156 19,006 32.4 21.8 13.0 19.3 20,542 7.3 $22.56 0.342
1962 49,952 577,830 14,140 28.1 21.8 11.6 19.0 16,494 5.5 $22.72 0.330
1963 48,271 554,457 12,536 25.0 22.0 11.5 18.8 15,453 4.9 $23.87 0.334
1964 44,876 519,620 11,461 25.7 21.9 11.6 18.7 13,889 4.2 $26.49 0.355
1965 38,684 457,589 9,970 23.3 22.1 11.8 18.8 12,126 3.5 $27.32 0.351
1966 34,694 360,621 7,076 20.3 22.2 10.4 18.7 9,600 2.6 $28.66 0.352
1967 39,915 429,029 8,585 22.4 22.3 10.7 19.3 11,113 2.9 $30.06 0.349
1968 35,082 403,498 8,705 22.4 22.2 11.5 19.3 10,329 2.6 $32.25 0.351
1969 35,882 384,899 7,873 25.1 22.4 10.7 19.3 10,047 2.5 $34.96 0.353
1970 49,763 580,733 12,276 28.4 22.5 11.7 20.0 14,874 3.7 $38.26 0.368
1971 51,541 585,947 14,345 29.7 22.2 11.4 20.3 15,396 3.7 $40.56 0.365
1972 45,854 474,004 11,774 22.1 22.1 10.3 20.0 12,867 2.7 $44.65 0.362
1973 39,353 450,624 9,974 25.1 22.3 11.5 20.2 11,966 2.3 $48.33 0.385
1974 67,358 656,793 12,358 26.6 22.7 9.8 20.4 17,837 3.3 $54.06 0.395
1975 112,841 1,619,201 40,480 34.8 22.0 14.3 20.5 41,204 7.9 $59.27 0.397
1976 79,888 955,913 25,322 33.6 22.1 12.0 20.5 26,192 4.7 $63.29 0.391
1977 70,004 844,106 19,888 24.7 22.2 12.1 20.0 22,621 3.9 $67.46 0.387
1978 81,271 834,551 17,243 23.5 22.2 10.3 20.1 22,596 3.2 $72.00 0.390
1979 85,494 981,381 19,498 22.6 22.8 11.5 20.4 24,657 3.4 $77.53 0.383
1980 117,875 1,422,753 30,555 30.3 22.9 12.1 20.6 34,768 4.9 $88.95 0.401
1981 102,470 1,252,752 29,577 28.3 22.6 12.2 21.6 31,000 4.4 $92.47 0.380
1982 120,896 1,612,551 35,705 30.8 23.6 13.3 22.1 39,482 5.7 $96.06 0.372
1983 88,918 1,289,757 35,770 32.5 22.6 14.5 21.9 31,571 4.5 $95.76 0.353
1984 86,677 1,013,427 21,062 26.9 23.2 11.7 22.1 24,931 3.4 $97.80 0.345
1985 95,616 1,135,337 22,146 23.6 23.2 11.9 22.8 27,291 3.6 $102.41 0.347
1986 95,968 1,144,904 21,507 23.1 24.0 11.9 22.4 27,508 3.6 $119.35 0.389
1987 87,981 1,123,330 24,063 25.3 23.9 12.8 22.9 26,629 3.3 $122.98 0.392
1988 83,544 1,044,177 20,796 24.3 23.9 12.5 23.1 24,984 3.0 $125.61 0.389
1989 83,388 1,020,028 20,339 24.7 24.0 12.2 23.0 24,679 2.9 $131.14 0.397
1990 91,356 1,113,655 20,963 24.4 24.0 12.2 23.3 26,426 3.0 $133.33 0.386
1991 103,214 1,335,758 28,771 28.1 23.2 12.9 22.9 31,656 3.6 $139.54 0.387
1992 99,922 1,314,453 36,484 35.7 22.8 13.2 21.2 31,544 3.4 $150.63 0.395
1993 81,248 1,104,565 30,568 34.6 22.6 13.6 21.4 27,112 2.9 $157.53 0.409
1994 81,360 1,012,837 27,738 33.8 22.4 12.4 21.6 24,948 2.5 $161.37 0.407
1995 88,797 1,024,201 24,261 29.7 23.1 11.5 21.0 26,455 2.6 $167.73 0.410
1996 96,217 1,166,579 27,708 28.8 23.0 12.1 21.5 29,563 2.8 $169.97 0.402
1997 93,074 1,123,830 30,374 31.8 23.8 12.1 22.2 28,204 2.7 $198.24 0.449
1998 85,547 1,057,235 24,192 28.8 23.2 12.4 21.7 26,200 2.4 $185.54 0.400
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ARKANSAS
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 23,667 11,351 12,316 142,175 79,054 63,121 $115.53 1 1
1973 32,169 19,258 12,911 206,100 136,489 69,611 $123.21 207 97 110
1974 41,933 27,836 14,097 300,070 216,411 83,659 $137.61 387 219 168
1975 44,548 29,814 14,734 349,479 254,250 95,229 $150.87 524 354 170
1976 46,271 31,014 15,257 399,136 290,681 108,454 $165.89 1,503 954 549
1977 47,713 31,734 15,979 431,472 309,301 122,171 $173.91 1,756 1,275 481
1978 107,736 90,222 17,514 974,785 828,374 146,411 $174.00 1,687 1,277 410
1979 114,263 95,700 18,563 1,139,096 968,261 170,835 $191.71 2,217 1,406 811
1980 117,629 97,844 19,785 1,285,835 1,079,425 206,411 $210.22 3,439 2,963 476
1981 117,270 96,199 21,071 1,406,614 1,161,060 245,553 $230.67 5,115 4,593 522
1982 117,989 95,523 22,466 1,538,853 1,250,666 288,187 $250.81 5,618 4,676 942
1983 119,294 95,458 23,836 1,631,488 1,305,103 326,385 $263.00 5,023 4,088 935
1984 121,179 96,872 24,307 1,784,387 1,443,789 340,598 $283.18 4,345 3,090 1,256
1985 123,190 99,188 24,002 1,952,828 1,596,096 356,732 $304.85 4,196 2,683 1,513
1986 126,179 101,027 25,152 2,112,893 1,720,180 392,713 $322.02 3,941 2,941 1,000
1987 128,920 101,896 27,024 2,196,362 1,761,782 434,580 $327.63 5,116 3,945 1,171
1988 134,425 104,657 29,768 2,342,654 1,854,034 488,621 $335.14 4,880 3,622 1,259
1989 140,397 107,640 32,757 2,526,755 1,969,844 556,911 $346.10 3,440 2,709 731
1990 146,866 111,818 35,048 2,769,758 2,145,046 624,712 $362.67 4,426 3,431 995
1991 152,440 115,191 37,249 3,029,578 2,334,970 694,608 $382.19 5,275 3,777 1,498
1992 158,439 117,796 40,643 3,324,097 2,520,840 803,257 $403.47 7,525 5,804 1,721
1993 163,289 121,337 41,952 3,495,366 2,644,973 850,393 $411.65 9,695 6,917 2,778
1994 167,204 124,551 42,654 3,670,892 2,784,376 886,516 $422.20 2,344 1,735 609
1995 170,656 126,815 43,842 3,868,011 2,935,904 932,107 $435.88
1996 174,674 129,507 45,167 4,077,333 3,084,423 992,910 $448.89 5,856 4,126 1,731
1997 178,211 132,642 45,569 4,307,447 3,259,327 1,048,120 $464.82 7,680 5,073 2,608
1998 181,447 134,916 46,531 4,529,402 3,407,195 1,122,207 $480.05 10,201 6,980 3,221
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ARKANSAS
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 0 0.0
1972 $756 $378 $378 1,435 17,605 447 43 12.2
1973 0 0.0
1974 0 0.0
1975 $16,074 $8,037 $8,037 30,829 283,344 18,595 59 9.2
1976 $11,620 $5,810 $5,810 21,019 197,857 15,897 62 9.4
1977 $7,472 $3,736 $3,736 14,790 136,268 7,963 58 9.2
1978 $794 $397 $397 1,727 11,398 799 70 6.6
1979 $9 $4 $4 0 0.0
1980 $11,189 $5,594 $5,594 $2.00 18,602 129,088 8,502 84 6.9
1981 $5,988 $2,994 $2,994 $757.00 8,117 68,438 4,980 87 8.4
1982 $13,099 $6,550 $6,550 22,440 146,950 5,477 91 6.5
1983 $7,247 $3,623 $3,623 8,930 74,574 5,622 95 8.4
1984 $24 $12 $12 2 32 3 79 16.0
1985 $6 $3 $3 1 0 0.0
1986 $1,622 $811 $811 0 0.0
1987 $52 $26 $26 0 0.0
1988 $3 $1 $1 0 0.0
1989 0 0.0
1990 0 0.0
1991 $12 $6 $6 0 0.0
1992 0 0.0
1993 0 0.0
1994 $9 $5 $5 0 0.0
1995 0 0.0
1996 $3 $1 $1 0 0.0
1997 0 0.0
1998 0 0.0
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