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Initial Claims

Metadata Updated: March 30, 2024

∙ The data provided is the number of Unemployment Insurance (UI) Initial Claim counts, which includes New and Additional Claims. A "New Claim" is the first claim for a benefit year period, which is 12 months.  An individual would only have one new claim during a benefit year period. Additional Claim is when another claim is filed during the same benefit year and there is intervening work between the current claim and the previous claim.  For example, an individual files a new claim, goes back to work, gets laid off and files another claim before the benefit year period of the first claim expires.  An individual can have multiple additional claims during the same benefit year if they meet eligibility requirements. These figures include only Regular UI, and exclude any Federal/Military claims and extensions.

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Metadata Created Date September 8, 2021
Metadata Updated Date March 30, 2024

Metadata Source

Harvested from State of California

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date September 8, 2021
Metadata Updated Date March 30, 2024
Publisher California Employment Development Department
Identifier 59dc748d-0bcb-481d-8505-2f50867d69ba
Data First Published 2018-08-07
Data Last Modified 2023-08-08
Category Economy and Demographics
Public Access Level public
Metadata Context
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Harvest Source Id 3ba8a0c1-5dc2-4897-940f-81922d3cf8bc
Harvest Source Title State of California
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 1fa845e107c54a6d40e0bc9e95f0f1449c0513f260f3f59596cc575908217a10
Source Schema Version 1.1

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