US Department of Labor ____ ET HANDBOOK NO. 394


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Reimbursable Data
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ILLINOIS
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 1,490,807 $2,216,673 $2,216,673 1.000 $28.59 $28.59
1939 1,604,221 $2,441,940 $2,441,940 1.000 $29.27 $29.27
1940 1,799,494 $2,774,285 $2,511,402 0.905 $29.65 $26.84
1941 2,045,774 $3,457,599 $3,113,837 0.901 $32.50 $29.27
1942 2,128,463 $4,161,060 $3,722,029 0.894 $37.60 $33.63
1943 2,203,228 $4,881,671 $4,310,512 0.883 $42.61 $37.62
1944 2,188,436 $5,310,195 $4,585,393 0.864 $46.66 $40.29
1945 2,095,913 $5,285,114 $4,534,436 0.858 $48.49 $41.61
1946 2,232,890 $5,919,328 $4,988,762 0.843 $50.98 $42.97
1947 2,374,790 $7,024,543 $5,710,006 0.813 $56.88 $46.24
1948 2,383,079 $7,744,953 $6,049,103 0.781 $62.50 $48.81
1949 2,260,664 $7,450,300 $5,802,689 0.779 $63.38 $49.36
1950 2,324,666 $8,084,599 $6,094,244 0.754 $66.88 $50.41
1951 2,433,881 $9,151,576 $6,607,404 0.722 $72.31 $52.21
1952 2,458,821 $9,759,145 $6,848,589 0.702 $76.33 $53.56
1953 2,543,572 $10,656,613 $7,220,883 0.678 $80.57 $54.59
1954 2,425,868 $10,422,561 $6,934,453 0.665 $82.62 $54.97
1955 2,497,568 $11,279,839 $7,244,201 0.642 $86.85 $55.78
1956 2,669,834 $12,538,539 $7,834,001 0.625 $90.31 $56.43
1957 2,686,514 $13,069,450 $7,942,281 0.608 $93.55 $56.85
1958 2,542,507 $12,738,345 $7,580,275 0.595 $96.35 $57.33
1959 2,621,899 $13,807,108 $7,934,995 0.575 $101.27 $58.20
1960 2,634,724 $14,150,662 $7,976,552 0.564 $103.29 $58.22
1961 2,585,496 $14,253,511 $7,828,911 0.549 $106.02 $58.23
1962 2,642,834 $15,011,634 $8,045,107 0.536 $109.23 $58.54
1963 2,671,071 $15,560,025 $8,146,800 0.524 $112.03 $58.65
1964 2,753,962 $16,732,585 $8,487,234 0.507 $116.84 $59.27
1965 2,885,399 $18,090,649 $8,983,603 0.497 $120.57 $59.87
1966 3,053,726 $19,985,209 $9,684,378 0.485 $125.86 $60.99
1967 3,120,261 $21,161,933 $9,965,895 0.471 $130.43 $61.42
1968 3,172,317 $22,818,446 $10,320,870 0.452 $138.33 $62.57
1969 3,246,492 $24,906,153 $10,742,859 0.431 $147.53 $63.64
1970 3,193,013 $25,891,382 $10,635,552 0.411 $155.94 $64.06
1971 3,133,819 $27,133,136 $10,410,596 0.384 $166.50 $63.88
1972 3,339,754 $30,195,854 $14,184,534 0.470 $173.87 $81.68
1973 3,434,000 $32,744,000 $15,197,641 0.464 $183.37 $85.11
1974 3,672,957 $37,791,979 $15,633,195 0.414 $197.87 $81.85
1975 3,416,422 $37,555,676 $14,840,815 0.395 $211.40 $83.54
1976 3,505,454 $41,399,505 $15,543,234 0.375 $227.12 $85.27
1977 3,608,351 $45,916,192 $16,372,212 0.357 $244.71 $87.26
1978 3,956,323 $53,384,052 $23,115,534 0.433 $259.49 $112.36
1979 4,209,768 $61,430,620 $24,086,271 0.392 $280.62 $110.03
1980 3,828,794 $61,004,010 $24,913,006 0.408 $306.40 $125.13
1981 3,747,053 $64,178,895 $24,796,048 0.386 $329.38 $127.26
1982 3,619,485 $65,308,964 $25,229,450 0.386 $346.99 $134.05
1983 3,572,925 $67,078,912 $27,518,266 0.410 $361.04 $148.11
1984 3,753,743 $73,941,730 $29,278,766 0.396 $378.81 $150.00
1985 3,785,124 $78,207,494 $31,225,857 0.399 $397.34 $158.65
1986 3,946,021 $84,938,101 $32,075,178 0.378 $413.94 $156.32
1987 3,966,848 $88,568,375 $33,192,931 0.375 $429.37 $160.92
1988 4,081,895 $97,009,570 $35,872,472 0.370 $457.03 $169.00
1989 4,179,808 $101,618,113 $36,970,258 0.364 $467.53 $170.10
1990 4,218,836 $107,238,935 $37,811,688 0.353 $488.83 $172.36
1991 4,143,461 $108,893,887 $37,709,838 0.346 $505.40 $175.02
1992 4,125,044 $115,160,435 $37,774,593 0.328 $536.87 $176.10
1993 4,213,246 $119,283,670 $38,569,651 0.323 $544.45 $176.05
1994 4,334,939 $125,651,069 $40,406,115 0.322 $557.42 $179.25
1995 4,446,666 $133,772,209 $41,592,017 0.311 $578.53 $179.88
1996 4,519,298 $141,394,746 $42,823,612 0.303 $601.67 $182.23
1997 4,605,072 $152,684,572 $44,531,606 0.292 $637.61 $185.96
1998 4,710,347 $164,739,471 $45,847,160 0.278 $672.58 $187.18
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ILLINOIS
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 $116,192 $1,731 $117,940 $117,940
1939 $68,132 $3,754 $16,783 $173,044 $173,044
1940 $69,711 $4,579 $43,565 $189,928 $189,928 $3,000
1941 $80,146 $5,366 $28,367 $247,074 $247,074 $3,000
1942 $97,279 $6,507 $38,105 $312,755 $312,755 $3,000
1943 $74,374 $7,130 $10,035 $384,224 $384,224 $3,000
1944 $80,003 $8,010 $6,972 $465,266 $465,266 $3,000
1945 $71,887 $9,472 $36,359 $510,266 $510,266 $3,000
1946 $42,912 $9,409 $77,542 $485,045 $485,045 $3,000
1947 $48,141 $9,622 $47,229 $495,579 $495,579 $3,000
1948 $61,128 $10,531 $50,230 $516,743 $516,743 $3,000
1949 $61,944 $10,777 $105,384 $484,011 $484,011 $3,000
1950 $49,851 $9,812 $93,020 $450,344 $450,344 $3,000
1951 $70,316 $9,859 $56,877 $473,873 $473,873 $3,000
1952 $75,758 $10,788 $57,345 $502,954 $502,954 $3,000
1953 $69,326 $12,132 $51,085 $533,500 $533,500 $3,000
1954 $46,934 $11,517 $133,369 $458,666 $458,666 $3,000
1955 $52,988 $10,074 $78,115 $443,603 $443,603 $3,000
1956 $84,784 $10,970 $61,398 $480,265 $480,265 $3,000
1957 $83,048 $12,491 $80,307 $500,574 $500,574 $3,000
1958 $63,085 $11,140 $216,545 $360,549 $360,549 $3,000
1959 $83,549 $8,753 $129,708 $323,021 $323,021 $3,000
1960 $158,986 $9,945 $136,148 $355,959 $355,959 $3,000
1961 $162,894 $10,143 $184,189 $344,820 $344,820 $3,000
1962 $177,961 $10,699 $144,917 $388,505 $388,505 $3,000
1963 $169,929 $12,528 $145,942 $424,950 $424,950 $3,000
1964 $164,826 $15,090 $115,128 $489,900 $489,900 $3,000
1965 $126,258 $17,997 $89,497 $545,090 $545,090 $3,000
1966 $84,781 $20,638 $70,514 $580,468 $580,468 $3,000
1967 $47,597 $22,170 $90,273 $560,347 $560,347 $3,000
1968 $30,172 $21,999 $92,797 $520,817 $520,817 $3,000
1969 $45,294 $22,317 $89,415 $499,741 $499,741 $3,000
1970 $57,435 $22,097 $179,940 $400,512 $400,512 $3,000
1971 $92,671 $16,417 $230,360 $279,804 $279,804 $3,000
1972 $200,418 $11,728 $233,411 $258,342 $258,342 $4,200
1973 $326,224 $17,017 $177,384 $423,551 $423,551 $4,200
1974 $306,856 $27,079 $246,321 $506,793 $506,793 $4,200
1975 $175,645 $14,582 $673,612 $37,971 $68,800 $30,829 $4,200
1976 $294,719 $243 $692,298 $10,057 $515,300 $505,243 $4,200
1977 $483,871 $647,996 $41,441 $758,600 $717,159 $4,200
1978 $724,268 $608,959 $342,626 $946,500 $603,874 $6,000
1979 $796,538 $665,180 $486,917 $946,500 $459,583 $6,000
1980 $828,719 $1,205,902 $66,267 $984,000 $917,733 $6,500
1981 $812,505 $1,199,868 $24,526 $1,405,433 $1,380,907 $6,500
1982 $946,020 $1,576,263 $2,069,018 $2,069,018 $7,000
1983 $1,036,658 $1,361,443 $2,418,204 $2,418,204 $8,000
1984 $1,327,373 $779,586 $1,707,232 $1,707,232 $8,000
1985 $1,318,289 $879,027 $45,295 $1,124,267 $1,078,972 $8,500
1986 $1,286,404 $857,457 $473,810 $888,670 $414,860 $8,500
1987 $1,211,032 $14,296 $784,660 $313,649 $313,649 $8,500
1988 $1,154,435 $47,726 $690,515 $823,625 $823,625 $9,000
1989 $1,097,209 $92,715 $738,737 $1,268,153 $1,268,153 $9,000
1990 $984,788 $120,858 $908,189 $1,459,282 $1,459,282 $9,000
1991 $886,606 $109,944 $1,272,517 $1,172,283 $1,172,283 $9,000
1992 $919,619 $74,972 $1,277,517 $847,622 $847,622 $9,000
1993 $1,122,959 $59,686 $1,185,772 $851,918 $851,918 $9,000
1994 $1,371,685 $67,641 $1,043,863 $1,247,066 $1,247,066 $9,000
1995 $1,367,931 $98,064 $1,075,674 $1,629,210 $1,629,210 $9,000
1996 $1,126,071 $110,545 $1,220,522 $1,638,560 $1,638,560 $9,000
1997 $1,118,463 $112,182 $1,109,826 $1,742,968 $1,742,968 $9,000
1998 $1,138,916 $121,698 $1,042,860 $1,928,620 $1,928,620 $9,000
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ILLINOIS
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 5.24 0.00 2.68 2.68 5.32 0.00 0.00
1939 2.79 0.69 2.59 2.59 7.09 0.00 0.00
1940 2.51 1.57 2.44 2.70 6.85 0.00 0.00
1941 2.32 0.82 2.43 2.70 7.15 0.00 0.00
1942 2.34 0.92 2.42 2.70 7.52 0.00 0.00
1943 1.52 0.21 1.35 1.53 7.87 0.00 0.00
1944 1.51 0.13 1.47 1.70 8.76 0.00 0.00
1945 1.36 0.69 1.26 1.47 9.65 0.00 0.00
1946 0.72 1.31 0.66 0.79 8.19 0.00 0.00
1947 0.69 0.67 0.69 0.85 7.05 0.00 0.00
1948 0.79 0.65 0.82 1.05 6.67 0.00 0.00
1949 0.83 1.41 0.79 1.01 6.50 0.00 0.00
1950 0.62 1.15 0.57 0.76 5.57 0.00 0.00
1951 0.77 0.62 0.78 1.09 5.18 0.00 0.00
1952 0.78 0.59 0.77 1.10 5.15 0.00 0.00
1953 0.65 0.48 0.61 0.90 5.01 0.00 0.00
1954 0.45 1.28 0.40 0.61 4.40 0.00 0.00
1955 0.47 0.69 0.46 0.72 3.93 0.00 0.00
1956 0.68 0.49 0.69 1.10 3.83 0.00 0.00
1957 0.64 0.61 0.61 1.00 3.83 0.00 0.00
1958 0.50 1.70 0.46 0.78 2.83 0.00 0.00
1959 0.61 0.94 0.61 1.06 2.34 0.00 0.00
1960 1.12 0.96 1.15 2.05 2.52 0.00 0.00
1961 1.14 1.29 1.14 2.07 2.42 0.00 0.00
1962 1.19 0.97 1.18 2.20 2.59 0.00 0.00
1963 1.09 0.94 1.07 2.05 2.73 0.00 0.00
1964 0.99 0.69 0.98 1.93 2.93 0.00 0.00
1965 0.70 0.49 0.68 1.36 3.01 0.00 0.00
1966 0.42 0.35 0.39 0.81 2.90 0.00 0.00
1967 0.22 0.43 0.19 0.41 2.65 0.00 0.00
1968 0.13 0.41 0.12 0.27 2.28 0.00 0.00
1969 0.18 0.36 0.18 0.41 2.01 0.00 0.00
1970 0.22 0.69 0.21 0.52 1.55 0.00 0.00
1971 0.34 0.85 0.34 0.88 1.03 1.72 FEB 59 0.60
1972 0.66 0.77 0.69 1.46 0.86 1.72 FEB 59 0.50
1973 1.00 0.54 1.02 2.20 1.29 1.72 FEB 59 0.75
1974 0.81 0.65 0.78 1.88 1.34 1.72 FEB 59 0.78
1975 0.47 1.79 0.41 1.04 0.00 1.96 DEC 75 0.00
1976 0.71 1.67 0.74 1.97 0.00 1.96 DEC 75 0.00
1977 1.05 1.41 1.06 2.98 0.00 1.96 DEC 75 0.00
1978 1.36 1.14 1.41 3.25 0.00 1.96 DEC 75 0.00
1979 1.30 1.08 1.27 3.25 0.00 1.96 DEC 75 0.00
1980 1.36 1.98 1.37 3.36 0.00 2.12 DEC 80 0.00
1981 1.27 1.87 1.23 3.20 0.00 2.12 DEC 80 0.00
1982 1.45 2.41 1.47 3.79 0.00 2.66 DEC 82 0.00
1983 1.55 2.03 1.59 3.87 0.00 2.66 DEC 82 0.00
1984 1.80 1.05 1.81 4.58 0.00 2.66 DEC 82 0.00
1985 1.69 1.12 1.68 4.20 0.00 2.66 DEC 82 0.00
1986 1.51 1.01 1.51 3.99 0.00 2.66 DEC 82 0.00
1987 1.37 0.89 1.35 3.60 0.35 2.66 DEC 82 0.13
1988 1.19 0.71 1.21 3.27 0.85 2.66 DEC 82 0.32
1989 1.08 0.73 1.07 2.95 1.25 2.66 DEC 82 0.47
1990 0.92 0.85 0.88 2.50 1.36 2.66 DEC 82 0.51
1991 0.81 1.17 0.79 2.29 1.08 2.66 DEC 82 0.41
1992 0.80 1.11 0.81 2.46 0.74 2.66 DEC 82 0.28
1993 0.94 0.99 0.98 3.02 0.71 2.66 DEC 82 0.27
1994 1.09 0.83 1.10 3.43 0.99 2.66 DEC 82 0.37
1995 1.02 0.80 1.01 3.26 1.22 2.66 DEC 82 0.46
1996 0.80 0.86 0.78 2.56 1.16 2.66 DEC 82 0.44
1997 0.73 0.73 0.73 2.49 1.14 2.66 DEC 82 0.43
1998 0.69 0.63 0.68 2.44 1.17 2.66 DEC 82 0.44
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ILLINOIS
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 1,433,002 52,828 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 $12.90 0.441
1940 402,421 3,828,443 163,806 38.0 0.0 9.5 0.0 0.0 $12.92 0.436
1941 273,588 2,376,480 100,194 37.9 0.0 8.7 11.8 0.0 $13.17 0.405
1942 321,721 2,868,035 81,781 23.4 0.0 8.9 12.1 0.0 $14.22 0.378
1943 88,600 704,031 16,552 15.3 0.0 7.9 15.4 0.0 $15.60 0.366
1944 66,362 433,184 8,282 13.2 0.0 6.5 14.2 0.0 $17.55 0.376
1945 232,150 1,975,845 17,640 11.4 0.0 8.5 14.8 0.0 $18.95 0.391
1946 362,201 4,238,897 96,063 23.7 22.2 11.7 20.4 0.0 $18.67 0.366
1947 259,974 2,668,472 56,251 20.6 21.1 10.3 18.8 61,024 2.5 $18.23 0.320
1948 289,663 2,821,758 55,359 19.9 21.8 9.7 16.7 64,813 2.7 $18.50 0.296
1949 549,475 5,802,841 104,374 21.2 22.2 10.6 17.8 132,980 5.8 $18.95 0.299
1950 427,780 4,752,612 106,392 22.2 21.2 11.1 18.8 111,732 4.8 $21.06 0.315
1951 280,638 2,763,058 52,875 18.5 21.3 9.8 17.3 66,670 2.7 $22.77 0.315
1952 283,315 2,590,011 44,845 15.2 21.9 9.1 17.3 63,484 2.5 $24.32 0.319
1953 242,422 2,196,213 35,309 16.6 22.1 9.1 17.9 55,742 2.1 $25.31 0.314
1954 467,689 5,467,878 97,939 20.9 22.4 11.7 18.0 128,783 5.3 $25.64 0.310
1955 292,294 3,241,212 71,230 22.4 21.7 11.1 18.9 77,246 3.0 $25.51 0.294
1956 241,276 2,416,487 45,651 19.8 22.2 10.1 18.4 58,988 2.2 $27.14 0.301
1957 255,530 2,919,165 58,948 25.3 22.0 11.4 19.1 67,550 2.5 $29.06 0.311
1958 446,264 6,350,230 151,867 34.2 22.4 14.2 19.9 139,639 5.4 $30.92 0.321
1959 303,786 3,846,027 94,977 32.1 21.8 12.7 19.4 84,169 3.2 $30.70 0.303
1960 347,308 4,096,372 92,315 29.9 21.8 11.8 18.8 90,337 3.4 $34.10 0.330
1961 376,840 5,236,175 146,022 34.9 21.4 13.9 19.0 112,027 4.3 $35.28 0.333
1962 308,609 3,808,752 100,172 31.9 21.0 12.3 19.0 83,014 3.1 $38.06 0.348
1963 306,941 3,793,843 93,063 29.8 21.8 12.4 18.4 83,764 3.1 $38.24 0.341
1964 255,397 3,115,875 75,768 27.2 22.2 12.2 19.4 67,626 2.4 $38.04 0.326
1965 206,308 2,371,336 49,945 22.6 22.8 11.5 19.2 52,133 1.8 $39.16 0.325
1966 162,284 1,702,111 32,185 18.4 22.9 10.5 19.7 37,766 1.2 $43.07 0.342
1967 209,905 2,142,459 37,124 19.1 23.1 10.2 19.5 47,520 1.5 $43.57 0.334
1968 196,173 2,174,803 41,190 20.3 23.3 11.1 20.4 47,596 1.5 $44.35 0.321
1969 183,738 1,999,145 35,918 20.3 23.4 10.9 20.3 43,726 1.3 $45.91 0.311
1970 314,853 3,563,125 61,031 23.5 23.7 11.3 21.2 78,864 2.4 $51.85 0.333
1971 328,383 4,499,992 96,368 29.6 23.8 13.7 22.1 96,455 3.1 $52.60 0.316
1972 291,602 4,037,241 87,709 26.8 23.6 13.8 21.6 87,267 2.4 $56.48 0.329
1973 227,641 3,047,921 68,193 28.5 23.6 13.4 21.9 68,385 1.8 $60.14 0.332
1974 320,017 3,878,412 77,215 29.8 23.8 12.1 21.7 90,889 2.4 $66.49 0.340
1975 574,829 8,832,165 199,450 39.9 24.9 15.4 22.1 216,752 5.8 $78.24 0.375
1976 455,332 7,945,506 205,665 42.7 26.0 17.4 25.1 197,926 5.2 $91.64 0.408
1977 414,679 7,197,870 171,882 39.3 26.0 17.4 25.7 164,930 4.3 $93.59 0.386
1978 370,391 6,567,762 124,204 31.7 26.0 17.7 25.9 148,232 3.2 $97.68 0.380
1979 412,404 6,631,902 130,436 35.1 26.0 16.1 25.8 141,015 3.1 $106.12 0.382
1980 555,208 10,303,277 232,166 46.1 26.0 18.6 25.8 212,662 4.7 $123.84 0.411
1981 520,195 9,583,715 255,025 49.5 26.0 18.4 25.6 197,507 4.4 $132.95 0.410
1982 613,544 11,541,416 288,974 49.2 26.0 18.8 25.8 244,870 5.6 $146.01 0.425
1983 450,205 9,730,044 286,274 51.1 26.0 21.6 25.5 210,353 4.9 $151.29 0.423
1984 356,033 6,264,877 144,590 39.4 26.0 17.6 25.8 135,565 3.0 $134.26 0.356
1985 385,145 6,773,478 147,470 38.7 26.0 17.6 26.0 144,582 3.2 $138.35 0.351
1986 364,496 6,458,268 133,419 35.4 26.0 17.7 26.0 138,108 3.0 $141.10 0.344
1987 320,639 5,668,190 126,891 37.1 26.0 17.7 26.0 121,028 2.5 $147.15 0.346
1988 285,470 4,831,391 102,849 34.5 26.0 16.9 26.0 104,161 2.1 $152.17 0.337
1989 302,991 4,825,471 95,294 33.1 26.0 15.9 26.0 104,566 2.1 $159.73 0.345
1990 352,228 5,577,861 111,202 34.7 26.0 15.8 26.0 120,022 2.4 $170.28 0.351
1991 426,600 7,350,551 154,704 38.1 26.0 17.2 26.0 156,537 3.1 $179.86 0.358
1992 390,904 7,332,077 175,163 42.0 26.0 18.8 26.0 155,976 3.1 $183.21 0.344
1993 349,227 6,431,361 150,244 41.6 26.0 18.4 26.0 136,935 2.7 $194.98 0.359
1994 321,373 5,593,550 124,595 36.8 26.0 17.4 26.0 119,383 2.3 $198.60 0.357
1995 337,575 5,609,370 115,335 35.9 26.0 16.6 26.0 119,845 2.2 $207.62 0.361
1996 353,757 6,061,605 127,254 35.7 26.0 17.1 26.0 129,700 2.4 $213.45 0.357
1997 320,203 5,413,097 112,619 33.9 26.0 16.9 26.0 115,431 2.1 $217.41 0.344
1998 299,676 4,896,405 95,300 31.4 26.0 16.3 26.0 103,618 1.8 $226.87 0.341
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ILLINOIS
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 301,244 132,698 168,546 2,287,111 1,108,000 1,179,111 $146.00 142 70 72
1973 307,247 128,525 178,722 2,467,623 1,167,861 1,299,762 $154.45 4,804 2,914 1,890
1974 192,016 133,502 192,016 1,518,243 1,291,999 1,518,243 $152.05 4,793 2,892 1,901
1975 302,380 138,965 163,415 2,843,730 1,452,593 1,391,137 $180.86 13,766 7,610 6,156
1976 298,124 138,981 159,143 3,041,231 1,516,879 1,524,351 $196.18 20,055 10,735 9,320
1977 231,710 71,200 160,510 2,437,663 782,420 1,655,243 $202.31 29,719 13,675 16,044
1978 641,607 457,257 184,350 8,140,985 6,054,520 2,086,465 $244.01 25,391 11,789 13,602
1979 376,582 316,971 59,611 4,852,799 4,157,110 695,688 $247.82 30,662 12,998 17,664
1980 651,375 465,038 186,337 9,276,368 6,900,571 2,375,797 $273.87 51,234 29,903 21,331
1981 732,250 462,727 269,523 11,311,647 7,563,577 3,748,070 $297.07 53,017 33,890 19,128
1982 732,881 461,978 270,903 12,499,429 8,494,560 4,004,869 $327.98 75,454 44,766 30,688
1983 721,014 442,582 278,432 12,833,935 8,390,226 4,443,709 $342.30 87,311 50,897 36,414
1984 729,271 454,290 274,981 13,951,091 9,366,899 4,584,192 $367.89 50,859 22,519 28,340
1985 748,806 469,032 279,774 14,669,960 9,817,151 4,852,809 $376.75 49,704 20,066 29,638
1986 672,688 389,039 283,649 13,585,724 8,452,934 5,132,790 $388.39 49,298 19,988 29,309
1987 784,651 491,813 292,838 16,633,699 11,264,176 5,369,523 $407.67 45,744 19,201 26,543
1988 806,329 503,024 303,305 17,893,905 12,112,696 5,781,209 $426.77 35,226 19,377 15,848
1989 828,359 512,822 315,537 19,120,894 12,814,729 6,306,165 $443.90 25,433 15,114 10,319
1990 857,813 528,166 329,647 20,722,746 13,671,705 7,051,041 $464.57 32,055 18,931 13,124
1991 878,862 539,894 338,968 22,485,175 14,800,492 7,684,684 $492.01 42,351 26,670 15,681
1992 891,793 544,707 347,086 23,955,136 15,635,900 8,319,236 $516.57 56,535 37,068 19,467
1993 902,132 548,906 353,226 25,086,076 16,433,998 8,652,078 $534.76 57,890 36,152 21,737
1994 915,075 554,210 360,865 26,111,680 17,060,087 9,051,593 $548.75 55,668 32,077 23,591
1995 936,605 574,217 362,388 27,408,589 18,043,462 9,365,127 $562.76 57,367 34,091 23,275
1996 947,760 580,075 367,685 28,651,624 18,908,416 9,743,208 $581.36 65,561 38,842 26,720
1997 960,454 582,961 377,494 30,080,410 19,656,094 10,424,316 $602.29 55,143 29,816 25,327
1998 975,326 590,480 384,846 31,714,900 20,620,367 11,094,533 $625.33 47,961 25,918 22,042
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ILLINOIS
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 $26,762 $13,382 $13,380 56,827 526,365 31,363 50 9.3
1973 31 346 41 42 11.2
1974 $2 $1 $1 4 14 5 0 3.5
1975 $121,942 $60,971 $60,971 199,407 1,718,338 97,999 4 8.6
1976 $178,452 $89,226 $89,226 201,606 2,172,237 138,480 0 10.8
1977 $124,592 $62,296 $62,296 133,240 1,478,629 87,994 59 11.1
1978 $52,714 $26,357 $26,357 59,998 536,808 17,665 94 8.9
1979 $159 $75 $83 49 724 38 79 14.8
1980 $169,643 $85,287 $84,356 146,391 1,376,214 62,351 124 9.4
1981 $232,495 $120,308 $112,187 $12,320.00 159,663 1,824,714 114,448 127 11.4
1982 $319,652 $162,198 $157,454 233,944 2,256,123 112,834 143 9.6
1983 $244,278 $127,115 $117,163 136,549 1,527,307 95,313 155 11.2
1984 $1,865 $254 $2,119 86 970 48 128 11.3
1985 $1,607 $48 $1,558 18 283 8 124 15.7
1986 $17 $2 $15 3 35 2 146 11.7
1987 $135 $57 $78 $3.00 0 0.0
1988 $53 $62 $9 0 0.0
1989 $89 $46 $43 0 0.0
1990 $92 $46 $46 0 0.0
1991 $53 $27 $27 0 0.0
1992 $38 $19 $19 0 0.0
1993 $19 $11 $8 0 0.0
1994 $6 $6 0 0.0
1995 $6 $6 0 0.0
1996 $4 $4 0 0.0
1997 $3 $3 0 0.0
1998 0 0.0
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