Marcia Hultman

Cabinet Secretary

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South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

Activities of the Unemployment Insurance Division,

South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation


Activities August
2017
July
2017
August
2016
Percent Change
Last
Month
Last
Year
Initial Claims 673 693 821 -2.9% -18.0%
Weeks Claimed 4,815 5,943 6,008 -19.0% -19.9%
Amount of Benefit Payments $1,229,154 $1,461,086 $1,531,522 -15.9% -19.7%
Unemployment Trust Fund Balance $120,034,246 $116,465,608 $110,337,604 3.1% 8.8%

Source: Unemployment Insurance Division, South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation.

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