Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report

This report issued by the United States Department of Labor presents data for new and continued claims for unemployment insurance. The figures herein provide indications of the current job market and employment situation.

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US Initial Claims for Unemployment Insurance

Current (Aug 16 2014) Previous (Aug 9 2014) Chg Prev Chg 1 Yr
298000.0 312000.0 -4.49% -9.42%

Major Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Indicators

Indicator Period Value Chg Prev
US 4-Week Moving Average of Continued Claims for Unemployment Insurance Wk of Aug 9 2014 2.528M -0.08%
US 4-Week Moving Average of Initial Claims for Unemployment Insurance Wk of Aug 16 2014 300750.0 1.60%
US Continued Claims for Unemployment Insurance Wk of Aug 9 2014 2.50M -1.92%
US Continued Claims for Unemployment Insurance Wk of Aug 9 2014 2.410M -2.13%
US Initial Claims for Unemployment Insurance Wk of Aug 16 2014 298000.0 -4.49%
US Initial Claims for Unemployment Insurance Wk of Aug 16 2014 248759.0 -7.69%
US Insured Unemployment Rate Wk of Aug 9 2014 1.90% 0.00%
US Insured Unemployment Rate Wk of Aug 9 2014 1.80% -5.26%
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