Predicting South Dakota's Future (Current Balance: $25.8m)
South Dakota's trust fund reserves have hovered around just four months' worth for years. The trust fund became insolvent in August 2009, triggering an average tax increase on business from $78 to $227 per employee for 2010.
This news application is no longer being updated as of February 3, 2011. The historical data is still accurate.
|In the Clear: South Dakota's unemployment fund is solvent.|
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|6 Month Projection||Unemployment Rate (November)||Net Income (December)||Avg. Weekly Benefit||% of Unemployed
|National: 9%||Rank: 2 of 51||Rank: 39 of 51||Rank: 48 of 51|
Unemployment Reserves (millions)
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Sources: Google Public Data, Department of Labor, Treasury Department.