US Department of Labor ____ ET HANDBOOK NO. 394


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

WISCONSIN
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 409,384 $574,043 $574,043 1.000 $26.97 $26.97
1939 437,334 $623,135 $623,135 1.000 $27.40 $27.40
1940 461,510 $685,399 $647,366 0.945 $28.56 $26.98
1941 536,945 $889,729 $826,579 0.929 $31.87 $29.60
1942 617,962 $1,175,564 $1,076,545 0.916 $36.58 $33.50
1943 661,139 $1,424,564 $1,290,280 0.906 $41.44 $37.53
1944 668,372 $1,537,203 $1,364,673 0.888 $44.23 $39.27
1945 646,529 $1,514,718 $1,349,699 0.891 $45.05 $40.15
1946 667,829 $1,598,112 $1,404,133 0.879 $46.02 $40.43
1947 721,176 $1,934,686 $1,646,514 0.851 $51.59 $43.91
1948 741,446 $2,188,362 $1,793,748 0.820 $56.76 $46.52
1949 710,611 $2,131,017 $1,741,290 0.817 $57.67 $47.12
1950 742,360 $2,389,371 $1,883,125 0.788 $61.90 $48.78
1951 785,980 $2,770,925 $2,075,099 0.749 $67.80 $50.77
1952 791,624 $2,943,287 $2,142,145 0.728 $71.50 $52.04
1953 803,648 $3,131,665 $2,211,439 0.706 $74.94 $52.92
1954 763,642 $3,021,778 $2,092,952 0.693 $76.10 $52.71
1955 789,022 $3,284,713 $2,199,968 0.670 $80.06 $53.62
1956 836,563 $3,626,506 $2,354,992 0.649 $83.37 $54.14
1957 842,362 $3,748,817 $2,376,649 0.634 $85.58 $54.26
1958 808,577 $3,694,477 $2,297,862 0.622 $87.87 $54.65
1959 851,929 $4,117,416 $2,461,773 0.598 $92.94 $55.57
1960 869,341 $4,289,035 $2,509,154 0.585 $94.88 $55.51
1961 849,146 $4,267,314 $2,458,674 0.576 $96.64 $55.68
1962 872,630 $4,553,952 $2,540,758 0.558 $100.36 $55.99
1963 888,155 $4,746,442 $2,582,433 0.544 $102.77 $55.92
1964 912,915 $5,087,284 $2,687,208 0.528 $107.16 $56.61
1965 960,422 $5,509,939 $2,852,093 0.518 $110.33 $57.11
1966 1,006,950 $6,050,143 $3,450,730 0.570 $115.55 $65.90
1967 1,029,426 $6,393,131 $3,551,411 0.556 $119.43 $66.34
1968 1,052,381 $6,897,387 $3,676,781 0.533 $126.04 $67.19
1969 1,088,615 $7,636,157 $4,047,394 0.530 $134.90 $71.50
1970 1,034,359 $7,499,331 $3,859,037 0.515 $139.43 $71.75
1971 1,076,199 $8,235,029 $3,825,831 0.465 $147.15 $68.36
1972 1,076,199 $9,392,429 $4,691,527 0.500 $167.83 $83.83
1973 1,274,131 $10,698,739 $5,147,469 0.481 $161.48 $77.69
1974 1,330,664 $11,948,765 $5,428,426 0.454 $172.68 $78.45
1975 1,271,186 $12,185,297 $5,201,531 0.427 $184.34 $78.69
1976 1,318,946 $13,641,394 $7,118,606 0.522 $198.90 $103.79
1977 1,390,320 $15,287,922 $7,612,437 0.498 $211.46 $105.29
1978 1,467,074 $17,427,796 $8,267,373 0.474 $228.45 $108.37
1979 1,523,940 $19,635,640 $8,800,667 0.448 $247.78 $111.06
1980 1,488,754 $20,689,559 $8,662,728 0.419 $267.25 $111.90
1981 1,469,180 $22,056,520 $8,655,310 0.392 $288.71 $113.29
1982 1,416,568 $22,183,994 $8,391,182 0.378 $301.16 $113.92
1983 1,415,710 $23,077,970 $10,502,160 0.455 $313.49 $142.66
1984 1,502,519 $25,470,817 $12,545,478 0.493 $326.00 $160.57
1985 1,527,919 $26,720,299 $12,818,845 0.480 $336.31 $161.34
1986 1,562,461 $28,196,725 $14,106,951 0.500 $347.05 $173.63
1987 1,619,993 $30,296,223 $14,756,102 0.487 $359.64 $175.17
1988 1,685,546 $32,896,409 $15,533,027 0.472 $375.32 $177.22
1989 1,740,311 $34,643,963 $16,192,071 0.467 $382.82 $178.93
1990 1,783,787 $37,014,182 $16,838,720 0.455 $399.04 $181.54
1991 1,787,701 $38,208,834 $17,084,972 0.447 $411.02 $183.79
1992 1,825,250 $41,212,419 $17,522,567 0.425 $434.21 $184.62
1993 1,871,588 $43,217,584 $18,094,723 0.419 $444.07 $185.93
1994 1,939,825 $46,208,264 $18,993,187 0.411 $458.09 $188.29
1995 1,997,000 $49,104,080 $19,762,459 0.402 $472.86 $190.31
1996 2,030,959 $51,876,515 $20,318,403 0.392 $491.21 $192.39
1997 2,078,734 $55,967,986 $21,116,799 0.377 $517.77 $195.36
1998 2,120,195 $59,723,717 $21,995,412 0.368 $541.71 $199.50
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WISCONSIN
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 $16,269 $815 $9,408 $37,960 $37,960
1939 $14,620 $1,070 $3,567 $50,081 $50,081
1940 $12,191 $1,304 $4,483 $57,129 $57,129 $3,000
1941 $13,509 $1,520 $2,928 $69,230 $69,230 $3,000
1942 $16,492 $1,696 $4,119 $83,298 $83,298 $3,000
1943 $26,198 $1,914 $880 $110,530 $110,530 $3,000
1944 $42,066 $2,505 $1,249 $153,851 $153,851 $3,000
1945 $32,610 $3,304 $4,264 $185,501 $185,501 $3,000
1946 $10,306 $3,614 $7,771 $191,650 $191,650 $3,000
1947 $15,041 $3,939 $3,389 $207,237 $207,237 $3,000
1948 $12,180 $4,472 $4,881 $218,991 $218,991 $3,000
1949 $12,543 $4,699 $19,562 $216,648 $216,648 $3,000
1950 $13,911 $4,660 $13,056 $222,140 $222,140 $3,000
1951 $17,685 $4,956 $7,354 $237,406 $237,406 $3,000
1952 $18,928 $5,379 $14,128 $247,563 $247,563 $3,000
1953 $19,837 $5,924 $17,934 $255,369 $255,369 $3,000
1954 $18,632 $5,742 $40,025 $239,699 $239,699 $3,000
1955 $22,140 $5,483 $22,180 $245,123 $245,123 $3,000
1956 $25,243 $5,960 $24,051 $252,981 $252,981 $3,000
1957 $27,425 $6,566 $29,300 $259,172 $259,172 $3,000
1958 $26,063 $6,365 $66,503 $222,886 $222,886 $3,000
1959 $27,584 $5,949 $37,016 $219,369 $219,369 $3,000
1960 $35,780 $6,589 $45,518 $216,117 $216,117 $3,000
1961 $38,430 $6,166 $68,077 $194,449 $194,449 $3,000
1962 $37,226 $5,940 $44,645 $197,552 $197,552 $3,000
1963 $41,203 $6,163 $47,585 $197,382 $197,382 $3,000
1964 $41,943 $6,560 $46,368 $199,935 $199,935 $3,000
1965 $47,442 $7,259 $34,941 $219,777 $219,777 $3,000
1966 $51,662 $8,445 $32,909 $246,869 $246,869 $3,600
1967 $54,397 $9,933 $42,405 $268,758 $268,758 $3,600
1968 $58,996 $11,483 $42,307 $297,019 $297,019 $3,600
1969 $61,618 $13,808 $39,809 $332,811 $332,811 $3,600
1970 $54,849 $16,161 $82,256 $321,755 $321,755 $3,600
1971 $53,028 $14,713 $103,511 $285,916 $285,916 $3,600
1972 $71,745 $13,036 $90,517 $278,290 $278,290 $4,200
1973 $87,063 $14,673 $78,812 $301,366 $301,366 $4,200
1974 $105,718 $17,790 $108,988 $315,719 $315,719 $4,200
1975 $106,355 $12,027 $259,864 $120,851 $120,851 $4,200
1976 $192,194 $8,183 $181,189 $165,464 $165,464 $6,000
1977 $238,740 $10,709 $177,127 $230,907 $230,907 $6,000
1978 $283,712 $17,302 $168,097 $362,255 $362,255 $6,000
1979 $283,050 $28,179 $217,339 $465,374 $465,374 $6,000
1980 $235,739 $27,202 $449,638 $270,891 $270,891 $6,000
1981 $210,852 $10,004 $420,318 $54,183 $54,183 $6,000
1982 $222,490 $629,275 $412,947 $412,947 $6,000
1983 $288,173 $486,952 $79 $627,635 $627,557 $8,000
1984 $549,679 $340,755 $124,301 $534,474 $410,173 $9,500
1985 $570,420 $400,712 $87,508 $327,797 $240,289 $9,500
1986 $643,502 $1,711 $347,297 $67,615 $67,615 $10,500
1987 $628,819 $18,787 $302,809 $404,440 $404,440 $10,500
1988 $567,541 $47,849 $265,367 $755,575 $755,575 $10,500
1989 $509,132 $76,986 $300,687 $1,040,969 $1,040,969 $10,500
1990 $417,690 $97,011 $342,199 $1,210,154 $1,210,154 $10,500
1991 $350,267 $97,838 $478,116 $1,171,822 $1,171,822 $10,500
1992 $355,874 $89,211 $435,457 $1,194,553 $1,194,553 $10,500
1993 $388,748 $85,126 $392,275 $1,241,918 $1,241,918 $10,500
1994 $418,150 $86,947 $375,691 $1,400,119 $1,400,119 $10,500
1995 $419,376 $97,671 $416,647 $1,503,641 $1,503,641 $10,500
1996 $413,798 $102,410 $469,636 $1,556,922 $1,556,922 $10,500
1997 $417,994 $105,350 $442,374 $1,632,214 $1,632,214 $10,500
1998 $412,793 $109,621 $443,860 $1,708,174 $1,708,174 $10,500
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WISCONSIN
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 2.83 1.64 2.74 2.74 6.61 0.00 0.00
1939 2.35 0.57 2.09 2.09 8.04 0.00 0.00
1940 1.78 0.65 1.69 1.79 8.34 0.00 0.00
1941 1.52 0.33 1.50 1.61 7.78 0.00 0.00
1942 1.40 0.35 1.60 1.75 7.09 0.00 0.00
1943 1.84 0.06 2.07 2.29 7.76 0.00 0.00
1944 2.74 0.08 2.29 2.58 10.01 0.00 0.00
1945 2.15 0.28 1.82 2.04 12.25 0.00 0.00
1946 0.64 0.49 0.47 0.54 11.99 0.00 0.00
1947 0.78 0.18 0.84 0.99 10.71 0.00 0.00
1948 0.56 0.22 0.49 0.60 10.01 0.00 0.00
1949 0.59 0.92 0.61 0.74 10.17 0.00 0.00
1950 0.58 0.55 0.60 0.76 9.30 0.00 0.00
1951 0.64 0.27 0.65 0.87 8.57 0.00 0.00
1952 0.64 0.48 0.66 0.90 8.41 0.00 0.00
1953 0.63 0.57 0.62 0.88 8.15 0.00 0.00
1954 0.62 1.32 0.58 0.84 7.93 0.00 0.00
1955 0.67 0.68 0.68 1.01 7.46 0.00 0.00
1956 0.70 0.66 0.70 1.07 6.98 0.00 0.00
1957 0.73 0.78 0.70 1.10 6.91 0.00 0.00
1958 0.71 1.80 0.64 1.09 6.03 0.00 0.00
1959 0.67 0.90 0.64 1.07 5.33 0.00 0.00
1960 0.83 1.06 0.83 1.41 5.04 0.00 0.00
1961 0.90 1.60 0.85 1.47 4.56 0.00 0.00
1962 0.82 0.98 0.78 1.40 4.34 0.00 0.00
1963 0.87 1.00 0.84 1.55 4.16 0.00 0.00
1964 0.82 0.91 0.82 1.54 3.93 0.00 0.00
1965 0.86 0.63 0.86 1.67 3.99 0.00 0.00
1966 0.85 0.54 0.86 1.51 4.08 0.00 0.00
1967 0.85 0.66 0.84 1.51 4.20 0.00 0.00
1968 0.86 0.61 0.85 1.60 4.31 0.00 0.00
1969 0.81 0.52 0.79 1.49 4.36 0.00 0.00
1970 0.73 1.10 0.72 1.39 4.29 0.00 0.00
1971 0.64 1.26 0.62 1.33 3.47 1.82 JAN 59 1.91
1972 0.76 0.96 0.78 1.56 2.96 1.82 JAN 59 1.63
1973 0.81 0.74 0.78 1.63 2.82 1.82 JAN 59 1.55
1974 0.88 0.91 0.87 1.92 2.64 1.82 JAN 59 1.45
1975 0.87 2.13 0.85 1.99 0.99 2.24 DEC 75 0.44
1976 1.41 1.33 1.49 2.85 1.21 2.24 DEC 75 0.54
1977 1.56 1.16 1.57 3.15 1.51 2.24 DEC 75 0.67
1978 1.63 0.96 3.36 7.08 2.08 2.24 DEC 75 0.93
1979 1.44 1.11 1.42 3.18 2.37 2.24 DEC 75 1.06
1980 1.14 2.17 1.07 2.55 1.31 2.26 DEC 80 0.58
1981 0.96 1.91 0.96 2.44 0.25 2.26 DEC 80 0.11
1982 1.00 2.84 1.00 2.66 0.00 3.12 DEC 82 0.00
1983 1.25 2.11 1.32 2.91 0.00 3.12 DEC 82 0.00
1984 2.16 1.34 2.28 4.62 0.00 3.12 DEC 82 0.00
1985 2.13 1.50 2.10 4.37 0.00 3.12 DEC 82 0.00
1986 2.28 1.23 2.31 4.62 0.24 3.12 DEC 82 0.08
1987 2.08 1.00 2.06 4.23 1.33 3.12 DEC 82 0.43
1988 1.73 0.81 1.67 3.54 2.30 3.12 DEC 82 0.74
1989 1.47 0.87 1.43 3.06 3.00 3.12 DEC 82 0.96
1990 1.13 0.92 1.09 2.39 3.27 3.12 DEC 82 1.05
1991 0.92 1.25 0.89 1.98 3.07 3.12 DEC 82 0.98
1992 0.86 1.06 0.87 2.04 2.90 3.12 DEC 82 0.93
1993 0.90 0.91 0.90 2.15 2.87 3.12 DEC 82 0.92
1994 0.90 0.81 0.90 2.18 3.03 3.12 DEC 82 0.97
1995 0.85 0.85 0.84 2.09 3.06 3.12 DEC 82 0.98
1996 0.80 0.91 0.79 2.02 3.00 3.12 DEC 82 0.96
1997 0.75 0.79 0.74 1.96 2.92 3.12 DEC 82 0.94
1998 0.69 0.74 0.68 1.85 2.86 3.12 DEC 82 0.92
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WISCONSIN
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 963,251 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 $10.57 0.392
1939 392,851 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 $10.05 0.367
1940 77,900 435,149 0.0 0.0 5.6 0.0 0.0 $11.02 0.386
1941 47,300 272,809 0.0 0.0 5.8 0.0 0.0 $11.19 0.351
1942 49,400 346,957 0.0 0.0 7.0 0.0 0.0 $12.40 0.339
1943 12,973 70,121 0.0 0.0 5.4 0.0 0.0 $13.34 0.322
1944 10,500 91,370 0.0 0.0 8.7 0.0 0.0 $14.25 0.322
1945 249,504 0.0 0.0 6.5 0.0 0.0 $17.81 0.395
1946 38,528 450,466 20,931 41.6 0.0 11.7 0.0 0.0 $17.67 0.384
1947 32,705 215,099 9,583 29.4 0.0 6.6 0.0 5,781 0.8 $16.44 0.319
1948 39,710 277,848 11,078 31.2 0.0 7.0 0.0 7,567 1.0 $18.35 0.323
1949 112,558 933,937 32,893 38.5 0.0 8.3 0.0 24,543 3.4 $21.53 0.373
1950 58,980 609,893 29,441 34.1 0.0 10.3 0.0 14,531 1.9 $21.91 0.354
1951 49,024 347,402 13,177 32.7 0.0 7.1 0.0 9,223 1.1 $21.74 0.321
1952 69,132 574,715 19,098 25.2 0.0 8.5 0.0 13,065 1.6 $25.21 0.353
1953 83,066 678,698 21,455 33.2 0.0 8.2 0.0 16,407 2.0 $27.05 0.361
1954 120,624 1,422,027 54,605 45.4 0.0 11.8 0.0 31,380 4.1 $28.71 0.377
1955 80,449 798,693 35,052 38.7 0.0 9.9 0.0 18,158 2.3 $28.44 0.355
1956 87,586 811,698 18,690 22.6 0.0 9.3 0.0 18,744 2.2 $30.31 0.364
1957 104,700 966,480 16,710 17.4 0.0 9.3 0.0 22,956 2.7 $30.91 0.361
1958 154,340 1,749,435 31,890 20.3 0.0 11.3 0.0 41,053 5.0 $33.95 0.386
1959 107,845 983,400 39,953 37.1 0.0 9.1 0.0 23,239 2.7 $34.70 0.373
1960 125,095 1,236,620 40,881 36.9 0.0 9.9 0.0 28,884 3.3 $37.58 0.396
1961 155,455 1,728,447 62,262 36.8 0.0 11.1 0.0 39,495 4.6 $40.24 0.416
1962 121,480 1,156,051 41,236 36.1 0.0 9.5 0.0 26,836 3.0 $39.63 0.395
1963 110,399 1,195,941 41,234 32.2 26.0 10.8 0.0 27,383 3.0 $40.80 0.397
1964 89,842 1,128,512 20,626 20.8 28.0 12.6 0.0 25,279 2.7 $42.60 0.398
1965 81,663 859,305 17,073 21.9 28.6 10.5 20.0 19,641 2.0 $43.31 0.393
1966 71,890 771,175 9,161 10.9 29.4 10.7 21.9 17,338 1.7 $45.77 0.396
1967 83,831 937,249 11,558 14.8 29.7 11.2 22.7 21,556 2.0 $47.90 0.401
1968 78,045 909,583 13,332 16.8 29.4 11.7 23.2 21,101 2.0 $49.43 0.392
1969 76,339 821,449 12,166 16.7 29.4 10.7 22.9 18,998 1.7 $51.04 0.378
1970 132,855 1,540,510 17,814 17.7 30.0 11.6 24.1 36,522 3.5 $55.21 0.396
1971 121,455 1,843,161 28,252 20.1 27.8 15.2 25.3 42,156 3.9 $58.40 0.397
1972 102,455 1,481,688 28,709 26.4 27.2 14.5 24.5 36,355 3.0 $64.92 0.393
1973 95,413 1,270,898 22,441 24.0 27.0 13.3 23.9 30,806 2.1 $66.41 0.413
1974 135,169 1,629,828 25,126 22.2 27.3 12.1 24.2 41,832 2.7 $70.83 0.412
1975 221,436 3,487,161 63,517 29.2 26.0 15.7 24.8 89,020 5.7 $80.05 0.436
1976 163,518 2,407,023 56,540 35.3 22.8 14.7 24.2 63,422 3.9 $85.32 0.433
1977 177,970 2,236,259 42,355 24.5 22.1 12.6 17.3 53,934 3.2 $87.90 0.420
1978 168,354 1,954,838 49,164 29.7 22.1 11.6 22.2 46,235 2.6 $94.36 0.421
1979 198,239 2,279,640 37,690 20.5 22.4 11.5 21.8 53,795 2.9 $103.39 0.427
1980 292,822 4,167,469 69,031 26.9 23.8 14.2 23.5 97,788 5.3 $117.47 0.448
1981 268,194 3,805,457 82,142 31.1 25.2 14.2 24.2 87,113 4.7 $123.20 0.436
1982 311,125 4,850,907 123,204 39.7 28.3 15.6 22.2 107,220 6.0 $136.62 0.456
1983 227,530 3,840,545 74,293 27.2 27.1 16.9 28.7 85,337 4.8 $141.30 0.451
1984 205,172 2,770,496 63,132 31.9 23.6 13.5 23.1 60,216 3.2 $136.01 0.418
1985 223,274 3,031,432 66,375 28.8 26.2 13.6 21.9 64,822 3.4 $141.29 0.420
1986 201,431 2,815,092 60,816 29.8 24.4 14.0 22.2 58,950 3.0 $141.35 0.406
1987 180,216 2,412,499 48,191 25.1 24.5 13.4 22.2 50,754 2.5 $144.11 0.399
1988 164,752 2,070,359 38,383 22.9 24.4 12.6 21.7 43,601 2.1 $148.59 0.393
1989 172,008 2,192,385 37,757 22.3 24.6 12.7 21.8 46,111 2.2 $156.39 0.404
1990 195,976 2,350,901 40,227 22.1 24.5 12.0 20.8 49,378 2.3 $170.90 0.423
1991 238,737 3,148,469 50,034 21.7 24.6 13.2 21.9 65,219 3.0 $175.82 0.421
1992 215,669 2,978,897 49,764 22.0 24.5 13.8 22.1 61,980 2.7 $175.46 0.399
1993 197,203 2,608,193 44,627 22.2 24.4 13.2 22.1 53,878 2.3 $183.13 0.406
1994 191,952 2,443,988 39,805 20.0 24.6 12.7 22.5 49,806 2.1 $187.53 0.403
1995 213,327 2,518,458 36,757 18.6 24.6 11.8 21.7 51,724 2.1 $198.84 0.414
1996 234,291 2,791,774 43,483 18.8 25.0 11.9 22.2 56,876 2.3 $202.49 0.407
1997 210,504 2,857,991 40,698 18.8 24.7 13.6 22.4 52,708 2.1 $188.47 0.360
1998 219,771 2,521,377 36,907 17.4 24.4 11.5 21.4 51,180 2.0 $214.82 0.397
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WISCONSIN
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 149,788 91,706 58,082 1,151,003 831,139 319,864 $147.77 3,863 3,107 756
1973 164,658 95,822 68,836 1,343,674 946,705 396,969 $156.93 4,098 3,535 563
1974 225,966 154,550 71,416 1,957,487 1,512,754 444,733 $166.59 4,742 4,029 713
1975 302,216 221,840 80,376 2,830,470 2,255,450 575,021 $180.11 7,445 6,549 896
1976 307,219 228,892 78,327 3,008,271 2,425,047 583,224 $188.31 10,220 8,687 1,533
1977 311,324 229,513 81,811 3,227,758 2,567,893 659,865 $199.38 11,246 9,774 1,472
1978 342,108 251,364 90,744 3,679,498 2,920,395 759,103 $206.83 10,441 9,057 1,384
1979 356,055 256,355 99,700 4,058,467 3,150,591 907,876 $219.20 10,338 8,727 1,610
1980 368,780 263,219 105,561 4,641,606 3,561,781 1,079,824 $242.05 14,189 11,957 2,232
1981 368,842 259,287 109,555 4,970,607 3,727,912 1,242,695 $259.16 19,319 16,305 3,014
1982 364,722 254,152 110,570 5,574,141 4,200,303 1,373,838 $293.91 25,421 20,860 4,562
1983 360,242 252,033 108,209 5,842,720 4,417,955 1,424,765 $311.90 23,025 16,808 6,218
1984 360,689 257,568 103,121 6,080,300 4,628,754 1,451,546 $324.18 20,073 12,834 7,239
1985 368,120 262,674 105,446 6,456,021 4,918,515 1,537,505 $337.27 17,760 11,757 6,003
1986 371,606 265,081 106,525 6,844,061 5,223,831 1,620,230 $354.18 16,783 12,685 4,097
1987 370,981 263,551 107,430 7,136,501 5,433,860 1,702,641 $369.94 14,875 12,211 2,665
1988 379,283 265,588 113,695 7,697,033 5,765,591 1,931,442 $390.26 12,896 9,844 3,052
1989 390,766 271,046 119,720 8,224,192 6,062,150 2,162,042 $404.74 11,886 8,776 3,110
1990 403,790 277,897 125,893 8,930,113 6,528,047 2,402,066 $425.30 12,182 8,422 3,760
1991 412,673 280,778 131,895 9,609,410 6,950,985 2,658,426 $447.80 16,857 12,115 4,742
1992 428,726 291,052 137,674 10,370,437 7,444,817 2,925,620 $465.17 18,980 12,886 6,095
1993 436,773 294,617 142,156 10,984,480 7,842,274 3,142,206 $483.64 20,912 14,030 6,882
1994 444,684 299,490 145,194 11,494,036 8,162,922 3,331,114 $497.07 21,413 13,764 7,648
1995 452,029 302,293 149,736 12,091,938 8,521,459 3,570,479 $514.43 20,617 13,271 7,346
1996 462,525 305,784 156,741 12,682,722 8,782,271 3,900,451 $527.32 22,445 14,380 8,065
1997 472,221 309,184 163,038 13,435,729 9,178,487 4,257,242 $547.16 20,483 12,887 7,596
1998 482,364 314,272 168,092 14,247,432 9,621,469 4,625,963 $568.01 19,071 11,749 7,322
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WISCONSIN
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 $3,103 $1,410 $1,693 10,589 51,374 4,376 57 4.9
1973 1 14 55 0.0
1974 $3 $3 1 46 0.0
1975 $26,410 $13,058 $13,352 $9,320.00 57,603 371,320 35,902 72 6.4
1976 $25,643 $12,439 $13,204 $6,799.00 50,509 337,636 41,939 79 6.7
1977 $19,869 $9,491 $10,378 $4,990.00 39,768 252,734 26,325 82 6.4
1978 $2,093 $1,067 $1,026 $485.00 4,832 26,610 3,399 82 5.5
1979 $7 $6 $13 7 124 3 32 17.7
1980 $27,017 $17,074 $9,943 $11,598.00 55,273 345,505 35,834 107 6.3
1981 $34,644 $17,343 $17,301 $10,665.00 53,637 333,425 38,509 114 6.2
1982 $108,751 $62,202 $46,549 $17.00 132,555 898,371 57,368 131 6.8
1983 $54,278 $30,811 $23,467 57,432 397,934 30,488 145 6.9
1984 $39 $1,020 $1,059 146 742 20 126 5.1
1985 $117 $85 $31 3 39 2 164 13.0
1986 $51 $27 $24 15 2 86 0.0
1987 $40 $17 $23 $1.00 6 47 0.0
1988 $29 $15 $14 0 0.0
1989 $21 $11 $10 0 0.0
1990 $30 $16 $14 1,372 0 0.0
1991 $6 $2,938 $2,944 0 0.0
1992 $13 $7 $6 0 0.0
1993 $17 $9 $8 0 0.0
1994 $9 $8 $1 0 0.0
1995 $8 $3 $5 0 0.0
1996 $11 $6 $5 0 0.0
1997 ($13) ($7) ($7) 0 0.0
1998 0 0.0
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