US Department of Labor ____ ET HANDBOOK NO. 394


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Data for LOUISIANA: Categories

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Taxable and Reimbursable Claims Data
Reimbursable Data
Federal-State Extended Benefits Data

LOUISIANA
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 230,716 $262,373 $262,373 1.000 $21.87 $21.87
1939 269,858 $288,563 $288,563 1.000 $20.56 $20.56
1940 289,450 $319,276 $302,824 0.948 $21.21 $20.12
1941 336,018 $412,408 $384,794 0.933 $23.60 $22.02
1942 371,087 $546,952 $508,361 0.929 $28.34 $26.34
1943 402,989 $716,117 $656,207 0.916 $34.17 $31.31
1944 395,702 $760,942 $686,562 0.902 $36.98 $33.37
1945 368,679 $713,442 $645,860 0.905 $37.21 $33.69
1946 379,752 $758,534 $674,533 0.889 $38.41 $34.16
1947 424,092 $947,378 $823,740 0.869 $42.96 $37.35
1948 455,164 $1,100,283 $928,054 0.843 $46.49 $39.21
1949 451,403 $1,136,679 $953,182 0.839 $48.43 $40.61
1950 458,536 $1,208,299 $991,680 0.821 $50.68 $41.59
1951 479,637 $1,361,994 $1,092,910 0.802 $54.61 $43.82
1952 494,011 $1,518,026 $1,181,347 0.778 $59.09 $45.99
1953 514,510 $1,673,288 $1,269,816 0.759 $62.54 $47.46
1954 507,416 $1,708,151 $1,267,008 0.742 $64.74 $48.02
1955 515,511 $1,805,071 $1,300,831 0.721 $67.34 $48.53
1956 548,339 $2,045,745 $1,434,668 0.701 $71.75 $50.32
1957 572,305 $2,277,363 $1,552,978 0.682 $76.52 $52.18
1958 552,406 $2,244,807 $1,490,725 0.664 $78.15 $51.90
1959 554,424 $2,336,246 $1,517,817 0.650 $81.04 $52.65
1960 550,342 $2,368,119 $1,511,767 0.638 $82.75 $52.83
1961 535,378 $2,383,361 $1,495,415 0.627 $85.61 $53.72
1962 543,569 $2,508,565 $1,543,249 0.615 $88.75 $54.60
1963 561,385 $2,700,630 $1,606,953 0.595 $92.51 $55.05
1964 593,975 $2,983,390 $1,739,654 0.583 $96.59 $56.32
1965 634,327 $3,317,786 $1,896,913 0.572 $100.58 $57.51
1966 681,314 $3,765,664 $2,386,488 0.634 $106.29 $67.36
1967 700,678 $4,092,645 $2,227,083 0.544 $112.33 $61.12
1968 722,559 $4,495,800 $2,347,595 0.522 $119.65 $62.48
1969 729,933 $4,795,558 $2,386,488 0.498 $126.34 $62.87
1970 723,579 $5,009,405 $2,390,378 0.477 $133.14 $63.53
1971 734,287 $5,354,924 $2,405,405 0.449 $140.24 $63.00
1972 819,296 $6,123,093 $3,424,132 0.559 $143.72 $80.37
1973 874,639 $6,817,570 $3,681,246 0.540 $149.90 $80.94
1974 945,967 $8,067,971 $3,963,899 0.491 $164.02 $80.58
1975 935,438 $8,785,132 $4,145,930 0.472 $180.61 $85.23
1976 1,001,998 $10,254,123 $4,570,223 0.446 $196.80 $87.71
1977 1,040,775 $11,533,480 $4,902,136 0.425 $213.11 $90.58
1978 1,153,645 $13,786,265 $7,087,714 0.514 $229.81 $118.15
1979 1,195,068 $15,807,155 $7,641,329 0.483 $254.37 $122.96
1980 1,242,906 $18,341,190 $8,278,099 0.451 $283.78 $128.08
1981 1,295,057 $21,254,741 $8,892,997 0.418 $315.62 $132.06
1982 1,232,890 $21,637,823 $8,227,288 0.380 $337.51 $128.33
1983 1,182,129 $21,049,007 $8,714,865 0.414 $342.42 $141.77
1984 1,218,229 $22,139,031 $9,007,921 0.407 $349.48 $142.20
1985 1,202,552 $22,353,890 $8,919,592 0.399 $357.48 $142.64
1986 1,130,951 $21,048,616 $8,333,403 0.396 $357.91 $141.70
1987 1,101,135 $20,903,698 $8,038,518 0.385 $365.07 $140.39
1988 1,129,866 $22,255,542 $9,484,299 0.426 $378.80 $161.43
1989 1,151,219 $23,055,027 $9,764,135 0.424 $385.13 $163.11
1990 1,189,323 $24,875,569 $10,202,918 0.410 $402.23 $164.98
1991 1,198,906 $26,027,177 $10,333,933 0.397 $417.48 $165.76
1992 1,203,557 $27,087,209 $10,404,401 0.384 $432.81 $166.24
1993 1,230,927 $27,905,797 $10,668,510 0.382 $435.97 $166.67
1994 1,281,904 $29,796,494 $11,264,274 0.378 $447.00 $168.98
1995 1,329,708 $31,890,659 $11,802,343 0.370 $461.22 $170.69
1996 1,366,464 $33,780,600 $11,464,727 0.339 $475.41 $161.35
1997 1,403,476 $36,410,361 $12,028,213 0.330 $498.90 $164.81
1998 1,440,037 $38,995,283 $11,706,300 0.300 $520.76 $156.33
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LOUISIANA
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 $8,917 $243 $4,007 $12,805 $12,805
1939 $9,808 $341 $5,934 $17,020 $17,020
1940 $8,019 $441 $6,730 $17,571 $17,571 $3,000
1941 $9,952 $481 $7,149 $20,855 $20,855 $3,000
1942 $12,723 $565 $5,147 $28,996 $28,996 $3,000
1943 $17,522 $757 $1,155 $46,121 $46,121 $3,000
1944 $18,952 $1,060 $587 $65,546 $65,546 $3,000
1945 $17,991 $1,429 $3,553 $81,414 $81,414 $3,000
1946 $9,010 $1,512 $12,013 $79,921 $79,921 $3,000
1947 $12,009 $1,642 $6,144 $87,429 $87,429 $3,000
1948 $16,467 $1,949 $6,374 $99,471 $99,471 $3,000
1949 $16,197 $2,166 $18,117 $99,717 $99,717 $3,000
1950 $15,856 $2,075 $20,007 $97,640 $97,640 $3,000
1951 $19,671 $2,178 $13,254 $106,198 $106,198 $3,000
1952 $21,320 $2,455 $13,181 $116,761 $116,761 $3,000
1953 $18,051 $2,841 $10,356 $127,259 $127,259 $3,000
1954 $14,308 $2,950 $19,208 $125,278 $125,278 $3,000
1955 $14,458 $2,850 $15,111 $127,441 $127,441 $3,000
1956 $17,962 $3,164 $10,787 $138,145 $138,145 $3,000
1957 $21,750 $3,714 $11,624 $152,871 $152,871 $3,000
1958 $17,519 $3,981 $28,606 $146,190 $146,190 $3,000
1959 $17,681 $3,709 $34,622 $132,894 $132,894 $3,000
1960 $23,052 $3,748 $37,853 $120,981 $120,981 $3,000
1961 $23,072 $3,312 $45,215 $101,589 $101,589 $3,000
1962 $27,695 $2,972 $33,893 $98,683 $98,683 $3,000
1963 $31,208 $3,130 $30,477 $102,586 $102,586 $3,000
1964 $32,715 $3,618 $25,430 $113,598 $113,598 $3,000
1965 $33,756 $4,231 $23,316 $128,402 $128,402 $3,000
1966 $36,574 $5,137 $19,631 $150,615 $150,615 $3,000
1967 $30,327 $6,073 $28,526 $158,621 $158,621 $3,000
1968 $30,859 $6,680 $29,878 $166,415 $166,415 $3,000
1969 $31,321 $7,218 $41,597 $163,277 $163,277 $3,000
1970 $31,319 $7,565 $56,214 $145,689 $145,689 $3,000
1971 $37,889 $6,760 $60,790 $128,131 $128,131 $3,000
1972 $37,735 $5,795 $56,941 $117,861 $117,861 $4,200
1973 $59,042 $5,902 $62,240 $118,515 $118,515 $4,200
1974 $85,088 $7,454 $69,450 $138,430 $138,430 $4,200
1975 $105,489 $7,488 $106,540 $141,255 $141,255 $4,200
1976 $117,067 $9,047 $100,247 $164,689 $164,689 $4,200
1977 $110,587 $8,196 $143,764 $125,371 $125,371 $4,200
1978 $123,295 $6,766 $123,472 $124,164 $124,164 $6,000
1979 $249,743 $12,114 $140,057 $237,995 $237,995 $6,000
1980 $178,068 $19,514 $207,890 $223,131 $223,131 $6,000
1981 $191,557 $20,996 $226,155 $210,409 $210,409 $6,000
1982 $181,761 $6,188 $482,187 $80 $102,423 $102,343 $6,000
1983 $288,584 $595,653 $520,365 $520,365 $7,000
1984 $357,444 $397,494 $521,188 $521,188 $7,000
1985 $361,533 $445,631 $576,948 $576,948 $7,000
1986 $315,221 $538,139 $786,692 $786,692 $7,000
1987 $306,459 $276 $354,477 $663 $663 $7,000
1988 $315,009 $7,482 $205,249 $153,986 $153,986 $8,500
1989 $284,666 $20,409 $150,516 $306,008 $306,008 $8,500
1990 $236,350 $33,774 $119,847 $455,799 $455,799 $8,500
1991 $216,230 $43,484 $157,851 $559,975 $559,975 $8,500
1992 $199,910 $45,464 $204,518 $600,917 $600,917 $8,500
1993 $192,609 $46,329 $157,766 $689,382 $689,382 $8,500
1994 $208,386 $54,059 $145,609 $868,819 $868,819 $8,500
1995 $205,428 $64,476 $138,302 $1,003,378 $1,003,378 $8,500
1996 $195,802 $73,972 $142,700 $1,131,152 $1,131,152 $8,500
1997 $196,364 $81,879 $139,398 $1,275,668 $1,275,668 $7,700
1998 $180,723 $90,690 $142,279 $1,402,085 $1,402,085 $7,000
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LOUISIANA
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 3.40 1.53 2.70 2.70 4.88 0.00 0.00
1939 3.40 2.06 2.70 2.70 5.90 0.00 0.00
1940 2.51 2.11 2.56 2.70 5.50 0.00 0.00
1941 2.41 1.73 2.52 2.70 5.06 0.00 0.00
1942 2.33 0.94 2.51 2.70 5.30 0.00 0.00
1943 2.45 0.16 2.47 2.69 6.44 0.00 0.00
1944 2.49 0.08 2.44 2.70 8.61 0.00 0.00
1945 2.52 0.50 2.21 2.44 11.41 0.00 0.00
1946 1.19 1.58 1.26 1.42 10.54 0.00 0.00
1947 1.27 0.65 1.35 1.55 9.23 0.00 0.00
1948 1.50 0.58 1.55 1.84 9.04 0.00 0.00
1949 1.42 1.59 1.35 1.61 8.77 0.00 0.00
1950 1.31 1.66 1.37 1.67 8.08 0.00 0.00
1951 1.44 0.97 1.50 1.87 7.80 0.00 0.00
1952 1.40 0.87 1.41 1.82 7.69 0.00 0.00
1953 1.08 0.62 1.06 1.39 7.61 0.00 0.00
1954 0.84 1.12 0.81 1.09 7.33 0.00 0.00
1955 0.80 0.84 0.81 1.13 7.06 0.00 0.00
1956 0.88 0.53 0.88 1.26 6.75 0.00 0.00
1957 0.96 0.51 0.98 1.43 6.71 0.00 0.00
1958 0.78 1.27 0.75 1.13 6.51 0.00 0.00
1959 0.76 1.48 0.75 1.16 5.69 0.00 0.00
1960 0.97 1.60 0.99 1.56 5.11 0.00 0.00
1961 0.97 1.90 0.98 1.56 4.26 0.00 0.00
1962 1.10 1.35 1.13 1.83 3.93 0.00 0.00
1963 1.16 1.13 1.17 1.97 3.80 0.00 0.00
1964 1.10 0.85 1.13 1.94 3.81 0.00 0.00
1965 1.02 0.70 1.03 1.80 3.87 0.00 0.00
1966 0.97 0.52 0.97 1.73 4.00 0.00 0.00
1967 0.74 0.70 0.71 1.31 3.88 0.00 0.00
1968 0.69 0.66 0.69 1.32 3.70 0.00 0.00
1969 0.65 0.87 0.66 1.33 3.40 0.00 0.00
1970 0.63 1.12 0.63 1.32 2.91 0.00 0.00
1971 0.71 1.14 0.68 1.51 2.39 1.95 OCT 61 1.23
1972 0.62 0.93 0.68 1.22 1.92 1.95 OCT 61 0.98
1973 0.87 0.91 0.91 1.68 1.74 1.95 OCT 61 0.89
1974 1.05 0.86 1.04 2.11 1.72 1.95 OCT 61 0.88
1975 1.20 1.21 1.21 2.57 1.61 1.95 OCT 61 0.83
1976 1.14 0.98 1.12 2.52 1.61 1.95 OCT 61 0.83
1977 0.96 1.25 0.91 2.13 1.09 1.95 OCT 61 0.56
1978 0.89 0.90 0.87 1.70 0.90 1.95 OCT 61 0.46
1979 1.58 0.89 1.62 3.34 1.51 1.95 OCT 61 0.77
1980 0.97 1.13 0.88 1.96 1.22 1.95 OCT 61 0.63
1981 0.90 1.06 0.84 2.02 0.99 1.95 OCT 61 0.51
1982 0.84 2.23 0.76 1.99 0.00 2.30 DEC 82 0.00
1983 1.37 2.83 1.36 3.29 0.00 3.08 DEC 83 0.00
1984 1.61 1.80 1.64 4.03 0.00 3.08 DEC 83 0.00
1985 1.62 1.99 1.58 3.97 0.00 3.08 DEC 83 0.00
1986 1.50 2.56 1.51 3.81 0.00 3.08 DEC 83 0.00
1987 1.47 1.70 1.46 3.80 0.00 3.08 DEC 83 0.00
1988 1.42 0.92 1.40 3.28 0.69 3.08 DEC 83 0.22
1989 1.23 0.65 1.24 2.93 1.33 3.08 DEC 83 0.43
1990 0.95 0.48 0.94 2.28 1.83 3.08 DEC 83 0.59
1991 0.83 0.61 0.82 2.08 2.15 3.08 DEC 83 0.70
1992 0.74 0.76 0.72 1.87 2.22 3.08 DEC 83 0.72
1993 0.69 0.57 0.71 1.85 2.47 3.08 DEC 83 0.80
1994 0.70 0.49 0.70 1.86 2.92 3.08 DEC 83 0.95
1995 0.64 0.43 0.64 1.73 3.15 3.08 DEC 83 1.02
1996 0.58 0.42 0.57 1.69 3.35 3.08 DEC 83 1.09
1997 0.54 0.38 0.54 1.65 3.50 3.08 DEC 83 1.14
1998 0.46 0.36 0.48 1.61 3.60 3.08 DEC 83 1.17
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LOUISIANA
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 554,212 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 $8.41 0.385
1939 742,611 39,551 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 $8.33 0.405
1940 79,826 852,365 56,015 73.1 0.0 10.7 0.0 0.0 $8.02 0.378
1941 76,004 753,423 48,982 67.7 0.0 9.9 10.9 0.0 $9.65 0.409
1942 49,310 529,264 32,531 52.2 0.0 10.7 10.3 0.0 $9.90 0.349
1943 10,380 100,090 5,269 37.7 0.0 9.6 10.6 0.0 $12.08 0.353
1944 4,961 44,703 1,862 38.7 0.0 9.0 10.6 0.0 $14.46 0.391
1945 28,272 219,032 3,061 25.3 0.0 7.7 0.0 0.0 $16.48 0.443
1946 45,480 782,253 40,006 73.8 15.2 17.2 17.0 0.0 $15.76 0.410
1947 34,689 455,969 23,082 62.4 15.2 13.1 15.0 11,610 2.7 $13.93 0.324
1948 34,453 440,466 18,961 57.9 16.0 12.8 14.1 11,274 2.4 $15.30 0.329
1949 65,871 911,800 31,438 54.7 17.4 13.8 16.2 22,370 4.9 $20.62 0.426
1950 62,716 990,025 40,469 58.9 17.2 15.8 16.6 22,458 4.9 $20.90 0.412
1951 50,225 666,529 21,936 43.1 17.3 13.3 16.0 15,887 3.3 $20.81 0.381
1952 47,241 644,668 21,758 44.2 17.5 13.6 15.9 15,228 3.0 $21.25 0.360
1953 39,625 501,035 16,139 41.7 17.7 12.6 16.0 12,490 2.4 $21.63 0.346
1954 61,674 892,227 30,232 52.3 17.9 14.5 16.5 21,033 4.1 $22.36 0.345
1955 45,418 694,004 26,424 51.8 17.9 15.3 16.9 16,004 3.1 $22.43 0.333
1956 39,402 518,483 16,140 41.2 17.6 13.2 15.8 12,170 2.2 $21.91 0.305
1957 41,059 541,537 15,132 39.6 17.8 13.2 15.8 12,993 2.2 $22.38 0.292
1958 74,365 1,133,501 24,923 35.5 19.7 15.2 17.5 26,188 4.7 $25.61 0.328
1959 63,493 1,178,920 28,739 45.9 22.9 18.6 21.0 25,329 4.5 $30.20 0.373
1960 75,889 1,289,263 30,337 44.7 23.1 17.0 20.0 28,515 5.1 $30.31 0.366
1961 79,545 1,552,059 40,702 48.2 23.2 19.5 20.0 33,829 6.3 $30.20 0.353
1962 62,845 1,166,110 30,488 45.5 22.8 18.6 20.6 26,123 4.8 $30.12 0.339
1963 62,696 1,038,986 25,722 39.6 23.1 16.6 20.0 23,180 4.1 $30.40 0.329
1964 60,704 867,954 19,892 31.8 23.3 14.3 19.9 19,291 3.2 $30.49 0.316
1965 54,446 746,041 16,219 27.7 23.3 13.7 19.7 16,732 2.6 $32.51 0.323
1966 46,260 606,558 13,998 29.2 23.4 13.1 19.7 13,141 1.9 $33.66 0.317
1967 62,861 801,093 15,756 29.5 23.8 12.7 19.9 17,153 2.4 $36.68 0.327
1968 59,822 802,467 17,200 28.2 24.0 13.4 20.2 16,873 2.3 $38.30 0.320
1969 69,699 1,003,296 21,540 32.0 24.2 14.4 21.1 21,050 2.8 $42.49 0.336
1970 88,875 1,311,127 29,277 37.6 24.3 14.6 22.1 28,441 3.9 $43.80 0.329
1971 89,965 1,320,836 31,915 34.9 24.4 14.7 22.2 28,144 3.8 $46.99 0.335
1972 76,708 1,148,454 27,561 34.0 24.2 15.0 22.4 24,793 2.8 $50.19 0.352
1973 81,914 1,208,579 28,257 34.3 24.2 14.8 22.1 26,582 2.8 $54.19 0.366
1974 92,117 1,311,903 30,820 37.7 24.2 14.2 22.8 29,596 2.9 $55.56 0.341
1975 120,044 1,804,925 43,338 36.9 24.7 15.0 22.4 43,493 4.2 $61.78 0.345
1976 104,050 1,535,165 36,603 36.7 23.8 14.8 22.6 38,112 3.5 $69.14 0.355
1977 113,089 1,806,618 42,352 36.7 24.0 16.0 22.5 41,156 3.6 $85.22 0.404
1978 96,665 1,425,010 31,953 30.8 24.0 14.7 22.6 32,454 2.3 $91.62 0.413
1979 107,849 1,502,354 28,818 28.8 24.4 13.9 22.5 31,782 2.2 $98.64 0.403
1980 134,751 2,032,295 41,962 32.9 24.5 15.1 21.5 41,858 2.8 $108.52 0.396
1981 125,009 1,999,857 43,634 36.1 24.7 16.0 23.7 40,511 2.6 $120.54 0.394
1982 203,967 3,501,877 78,141 49.6 24.9 17.2 24.0 69,714 4.5 $144.75 0.444
1983 192,168 4,040,060 121,170 55.3 24.2 21.0 24.9 80,658 5.4 $158.24 0.478
1984 158,099 2,814,049 80,161 49.5 23.9 17.8 24.0 58,539 3.8 $152.25 0.449
1985 178,475 3,187,415 82,497 49.2 23.5 17.9 23.7 66,029 4.4 $150.65 0.433
1986 217,475 3,938,343 125,345 62.2 21.7 18.1 21.9 81,072 5.6 $149.98 0.430
1987 150,417 2,804,666 101,639 53.4 21.3 18.6 21.4 60,689 4.3 $142.38 0.399
1988 117,638 1,843,513 54,814 42.1 23.8 15.7 21.5 42,404 3.0 $125.86 0.342
1989 99,250 1,580,041 32,900 30.8 26.0 15.9 25.7 36,309 2.5 $105.42 0.280
1990 85,268 1,239,682 23,303 26.3 26.0 14.5 26.0 29,978 2.0 $102.36 0.260
1991 102,454 1,486,891 26,760 27.7 26.0 14.5 26.0 35,159 2.3 $110.63 0.270
1992 109,968 1,767,357 36,948 34.0 26.0 16.1 26.0 40,927 2.7 $118.06 0.278
1993 81,599 1,363,548 30,877 34.5 26.0 16.7 26.0 32,138 2.0 $119.42 0.278
1994 82,224 1,245,278 25,529 29.4 26.0 15.1 26.0 29,420 1.8 $117.85 0.268
1995 81,791 1,146,314 21,160 27.1 26.0 14.0 26.0 27,308 1.6 $121.38 0.267
1996 76,674 1,141,610 21,570 27.1 26.0 14.9 26.0 26,739 1.6 $127.62 0.274
1997 68,628 1,028,973 20,223 27.4 26.0 15.0 26.0 23,678 1.3 $132.61 0.271
1998 67,825 967,982 17,902 28.3 26.0 14.3 26.0 22,681 1.3 $148.40 0.290
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LOUISIANA
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)
1972 68,218 47,013 21,205 450,221 329,745 120,476 $126.92 114 108 6
1973 87,811 62,041 25,770 599,779 435,885 163,894 $131.35 1,616 1,245 371
1974 60,190 34,177 26,013 447,226 280,071 167,156 $142.89 2,609 1,981 628
1975 98,020 70,293 27,727 843,941 640,438 203,503 $165.57 3,615 2,951 664
1976 99,986 77,058 22,928 891,674 706,114 185,560 $171.50 3,839 3,091 748
1977 104,199 75,058 29,141 1,022,062 763,959 258,103 $188.63 5,310 4,611 699
1978 250,174 210,311 39,863 2,423,297 2,078,309 344,988 $186.28 4,609 3,734 875
1979 256,176 213,491 42,685 2,675,250 2,282,639 392,611 $200.83 4,715 3,825 890
1980 264,973 220,546 44,427 3,170,680 2,708,382 462,299 $230.12
1981 264,982 226,637 38,345 3,576,035 3,090,876 485,160 $259.53
1982 301,854 259,827 42,027 4,398,271 3,813,661 584,610 $280.21 7,227 6,189 1,038
1983 307,590 264,748 42,842 4,598,777 3,945,623 653,155 $287.52 12,932 10,950 1,982
1984 308,134 266,954 41,180 4,784,817 4,113,998 670,820 $298.62 14,411 11,361 3,050
1985 310,739 269,406 41,333 4,993,508 4,286,151 707,357 $309.03 14,624 11,377 3,247
1986 308,446 265,790 42,656 5,059,783 4,309,556 750,227 $315.46 19,814 15,924 3,891
1987 300,976 257,488 43,488 5,083,556 4,292,346 791,210 $324.81 17,349 14,069 3,280
1988 301,984 256,674 45,310 5,155,693 4,317,117 838,576 $328.32 7,822 6,288 1,534
1989 306,312 257,732 48,580 5,442,815 4,517,578 925,237 $341.71 8,097 4,834 3,262
1990 319,346 266,724 52,622 5,961,505 4,929,885 1,031,620 $359.00 5,026 3,810 1,216
1991 330,769 274,476 56,293 6,523,473 5,355,217 1,168,257 $379.27 3,783 2,948 835
1992 339,992 280,819 59,173 6,999,498 5,679,060 1,320,437 $395.91 5,948 4,900 1,048
1993 347,864 285,337 62,526 7,392,967 5,985,038 1,407,929 $408.70 3,961 2,802 1,159
1994 355,504 292,212 63,292 7,698,993 6,234,259 1,464,734 $416.47 3,704 2,705 999
1995 357,670 298,593 59,077 7,997,748 6,608,755 1,388,993 $430.01 4,979 3,612 1,366
1996 356,721 300,724 55,997 8,020,226 6,672,260 1,347,966 $432.37 5,823 3,981 1,842
1997 359,523 301,641 57,882 8,517,714 7,085,527 1,432,187 $455.61 1,867 1,397 470
1998 364,858 305,822 59,036 9,103,623 7,533,265 1,570,358 $479.83 1,546 1,147 399
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LOUISIANA
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)
1972 $2,474 $1,237 $1,237 $190.00 9,323 54,244 2,043 46 5.8
1973 0 0.0
1974 0 0.0
1975 $16,775 $7,570 $9,205 $1,538.00 38,213 322,154 24,154 56 8.4
1976 $19,815 $9,921 $9,894 $2,249.00 35,661 320,221 26,495 62 9.0
1977 $24,736 $10,468 $14,268 $1,876.00 39,275 333,415 25,424 74 8.5
1978 $2,875 $1,456 $1,419 $214.00 4,695 36,034 2,334 81 7.7
1979 $7 $3 $3 2 13 1 76 6.5
1980 $21,390 $6,965 $14,426 $954.00 19,843 152,263 8,772 99 7.7
1981 $5,209 $392 $4,817 $207.00 4,476 32,586 1,831 106 7.3
1982 $30,437 $15,043 $15,394 35,445 243,685 12,042 130 6.9
1983 $105,941 $52,911 $53,030 74,173 718,486 31,019 152 9.7
1984 $1,352 $311 $1,041 137 984 64 144 7.2
1985 $287 $287 36 176 5 146 4.9
1986 $101,817 $52,008 $49,809 46,216 641,823 47,473 150 13.9
1987 $33,531 $18,154 $15,377 20,881 253,745 20,222 149 12.2
1988 $7 $12 $4 $2.00 32 176 14 156 5.5
1989 $34 $17 $17 $1.00 14 181 7.0
1990 $34 $17 $17 1 1 0 0.0
1991 $8 $5 $3 0 0.0
1992 $16 $8 $8 $1.00 0 0.0
1993 $24 $12 $12 0 0.0
1994 $15 $9 $6 $3.00 0 0.0
1995 $1 $1 $1 0 0.0
1996 $16 $8 $8 0 0.0
1997 $3 $1 $1 0 0.0
1997 0 0.0
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