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 Jobless Claims

Current (May 12 2018) Previous (May 05 2018) % Chg Prev % Chg 1Y
222000.0 211000.0 5.21% -5.93%

Major Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Indicators

Indicator Period Value % Chg Prev
US 4-Week Moving Average of Continued Claims for Unemployment Insurance Wk of May 05 2018 1.774M -2.19%
US 4-Week Moving Average of Initial Claims for Unemployment Insurance Wk of May 12 2018 213250.0 -1.27%
US Continued Claims for Unemployment Insurance (NSA) Wk of May 05 2018 1.591M -7.72%
US Continuing Jobless Claims Wk of Apr 28 2018 1.79M 1.70%
US Initial Claims for Unemployment Insurance (NSA) Wk of May 12 2018 194557.0 2.26%
US Initial Jobless Claims Wk of May 12 2018 222000.0 5.21%
US Insured Unemployment Rate Wk of May 05 2018 1.20% -7.69%
US Insured Unemployment Rate (NSA) Wk of May 05 2018 1.10% -8.33%
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