Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims

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 (Jan 16 2021) Previous (Jan 09 2021) % Chg Prev % Chg 1Y
900000.0 926000.0 -2.81% 334.8%

Major Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Indicators

Indicator Period Value % Chg Prev
US 4-Week Moving Average of Continued Claims for Unemployment Insurance Wk of Jan 09 2021 5.126M -1.29%
US 4-Week Moving Average of Initial Claims for Unemployment Insurance Wk of Jan 16 2021 848000.0 2.85%
US Continued Claims for Unemployment Insurance (NSA) Wk of Jan 09 2021 5.563M -3.53%
US Continuing Claims for Unemployment Insurance Wk of Jan 09 2021 5.054M -2.45%
US Initial Claims for Unemployment Insurance Wk of Jan 16 2021 900000.0 -2.81%
US Initial Claims for Unemployment Insurance (NSA) Wk of Jan 16 2021 960668.0 -13.61%
US Insured Unemployment Rate Wk of Jan 09 2021 3.60% 0.00%
US Insured Unemployment Rate (NSA) Wk of Jan 09 2021 3.90% -4.88%
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Report Last Updated
Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Jan 21, 08:33 EST
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EU Labour Force Survey Jan 9, 23:24 EST
Canada Labour Force Survey Jan 8, 08:32 EST
Employment Situation Jan 8, 08:30 EST
Labor Force Survey Jan 7, 10:39 EST

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