Unemployment Insurance Beneficiaries and Benefit Amounts Paid: Beginning 2001

Dataset

Name Value
Catalog Link
Metadata Link
Data: JSON 100 Rows
Data: CSV 100 Rows
Host data.ny.gov
Id xbjp-8sra
Name Unemployment Insurance Beneficiaries and Benefit Amounts Paid: Beginning 2001
Attribution New York State Department of Labor
Category Economic Development
Tags unemployment, insurance, benefits, beneficiaries
Created 2015-04-13T19:48:47Z
Publication Date 2017-04-17T22:09:41Z

Description

Dataset contains monthly counts, from 2001 to present, of individuals receiving regular unemployment insurance benefits, as well as the total amount of benefits received from New York State.

Data are provided for the state, 10 labor market regions, and counties. State counts can include everyone who receives benefits through New York State (including out-of-state residents) or only state residents who do so (excluding out-of-state residents).

Regular unemployment insurance includes: Unemployment Insurance (UI) Compensation, Compensation for Federal Employees (UCFE), Unemployment Compensation for Ex-Service Members (UCX), Shared Work (SW) and Self Employment Assistance Program (SEAP). It excludes federal extensions and 599.2 training.

Columns

| Included | Schema Type    | Field Name              | Name                      | Data Type | Render Type |
| ======== | ============== | ======================= | ========================= | ========= | =========== |
| No       |                | year                    | Year                      | number    | number      |
| No       |                | month                   | Month                     | number    | number      |
| Yes      | series tag     | region                  | Region                    | text      | text        |
| Yes      | series tag     | county                  | County                    | text      | text        |
| Yes      | numeric metric | beneficiaries           | Beneficiaries             | number    | number      |
| Yes      | numeric metric | benefit_amounts_dollars | Benefit Amounts (Dollars) | money     | money       |

Time Field

Value = year-month
Format & Zone = yyyy-MM

Series Fields

Excluded Fields = year,month

Data Commands

series e:xbjp-8sra d:2001-01-01T00:00:00.000Z t:region=Capital t:county=Albany m:beneficiaries=2500 m:benefit_amounts_dollars=2390000

series e:xbjp-8sra d:2001-01-01T00:00:00.000Z t:region=Capital t:county=Columbia m:beneficiaries=600 m:benefit_amounts_dollars=580000

series e:xbjp-8sra d:2001-01-01T00:00:00.000Z t:region=Capital t:county=Greene m:beneficiaries=800 m:benefit_amounts_dollars=760000

Meta Commands

metric m:beneficiaries p:integer l:Beneficiaries d:"Number of individuals who receive unemployment insurance benefits (in the described geography, during the demarcated time period). Counts of beneficiaries are rounded to the nearest 100." t:dataTypeName=number

metric m:benefit_amounts_dollars p:integer l:"Benefit Amounts (Dollars)" d:"Dollar amount of benefits disbursed to the unemployment insurance beneficiaries. Benefit Amounts are rounded to the nearest $10,000." t:dataTypeName=money

entity e:xbjp-8sra l:"Unemployment Insurance Beneficiaries and Benefit Amounts Paid: Beginning 2001" t:attribution="New York State Department of Labor" t:url=https://data.ny.gov/api/views/xbjp-8sra

property e:xbjp-8sra t:meta.view v:id=xbjp-8sra v:category="Economic Development" v:attributionLink=http://www.labor.ny.gov/stats/UI/Unemployment-Insurance-Data.shtm v:averageRating=0 v:name="Unemployment Insurance Beneficiaries and Benefit Amounts Paid: Beginning 2001" v:attribution="New York State Department of Labor"

property e:xbjp-8sra t:meta.view.owner v:id=xzik-pf59 v:profileImageUrlMedium=/api/users/xzik-pf59/profile_images/THUMB v:profileImageUrlLarge=/api/users/xzik-pf59/profile_images/LARGE v:screenName="NY Open Data" v:profileImageUrlSmall=/api/users/xzik-pf59/profile_images/TINY v:displayName="NY Open Data"

property e:xbjp-8sra t:meta.view.tableauthor v:id=xzik-pf59 v:profileImageUrlMedium=/api/users/xzik-pf59/profile_images/THUMB v:profileImageUrlLarge=/api/users/xzik-pf59/profile_images/LARGE v:screenName="NY Open Data" v:profileImageUrlSmall=/api/users/xzik-pf59/profile_images/TINY v:roleName=publisher v:displayName="NY Open Data"

property e:xbjp-8sra t:meta.view.metadata.custom_fields.common_core v:Publisher="State of New York" v:Contact_Email=opendata@its.ny.gov v:Contact_Name="Open Data NY"

Top Records

| year | month | region           | county      | beneficiaries | benefit_amounts_dollars | 
| ==== | ===== | ================ | =========== | ============= | ======================= | 
| 2001 | 1     | Capital          | Albany      | 2500          | 2390000                 | 
| 2001 | 1     | Capital          | Columbia    | 600           | 580000                  | 
| 2001 | 1     | Capital          | Greene      | 800           | 760000                  | 
| 2001 | 1     | Capital          | Rensselaer  | 1900          | 1830000                 | 
| 2001 | 1     | Capital          | Saratoga    | 2300          | 2340000                 | 
| 2001 | 1     | Capital          | Schenectady | 1500          | 1410000                 | 
| 2001 | 1     | Capital          | Warren      | 1400          | 1200000                 | 
| 2001 | 1     | Capital          | Washington  | 900           | 750000                  | 
| 2001 | 1     | Central New York | Cayuga      | 1500          | 1220000                 | 
| 2001 | 1     | Central New York | Cortland    | 900           | 980000                  |