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Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund Forecast
Updated 10/17/2017
This report provides the status and updated projections of the state’s unemployment-insurance trust fund.
Unemployment Benefits Report
Updated 09/28/2017
Monthly unemployment benefits reports by legislative district, congressional district and by county.
Employer Demand Report
Updated 09/28/2017
Monthly employer demand reports reflect the top 25 skill sets and certifications that employers are looking for in workers, as well as the top 25 occupations and employers.
Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages
Updated 09/27/2017
Industry employment and wage data from employer tax records.
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