‘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%

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.

View the underlying data on epi.org.