‘Did you apply for unemployment benefits in the last 4 weeks?’ : Share of survey participants, by response
|Survey Question||Rate of responses|
|I applied successfully||9.4%|
|I tried but I could not get through||3.4%|
|I tried but my application was rejected||1.6%|
|I did not apply because it was too difficult||1.9%|
|I did not apply because I am not eligible||15.2|
|I did not apply because I did not lose a job||68.5%|
View the underlying data on epi.org.
Note: The survey targeted 25,000 people and as of this writing 98% of those targeted had completed it (24,607 respondents).
Source: Google Survey of 24,607 people conducted by EPI between April 14 and April 24, 2020.