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Basic Info

US Initial Claims for Unemployment Insurance is at a current level of 215000.0, up from 202000.0 last week and down from 217000.0 one year ago. This is a change of 6.44% from last week and -0.92% from one year ago.

US Initial Jobless Claims, provided by the US Department of Labor, provides underlying data on how many new people have filed for unemployment benefits in the previous week. Given this, one can gauge market conditions in the US economy with respect to employment; as more new individuals file for unemployment benefits, fewer individuals in the economy have jobs.

Stats

Last Value 215000.0
Latest Period Feb 24 2024
Last Updated Feb 29 2024, 08:35 EST
Next Release Mar 7 2024, 08:30 EST
Average Growth Rate 19.84%
Value from Last Week 202000.0
Change from Last Week 6.44%
Value from 1 Year Ago 217000.0
Change from 1 Year Ago -0.92%
Frequency Weekly
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted

Historical Data

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Date Value
February 24, 2024 215000.0
February 17, 2024 202000.0
February 10, 2024 213000.0
February 03, 2024 220000.0
January 27, 2024 227000.0
January 20, 2024 215000.0
January 13, 2024 189000.0
January 06, 2024 203000.0
December 30, 2023 203000.0
December 23, 2023 220000.0
December 16, 2023 206000.0
December 09, 2023 203000.0
December 02, 2023 221000.0
November 25, 2023 219000.0
November 18, 2023 211000.0
November 11, 2023 233000.0
November 04, 2023 218000.0
October 28, 2023 220000.0
October 21, 2023 212000.0
October 14, 2023 200000.0
October 07, 2023 211000.0
September 30, 2023 209000.0
September 23, 2023 205000.0
September 16, 2023 202000.0
September 09, 2023 221000.0
Date Value
September 02, 2023 217000.0
August 26, 2023 229000.0
August 19, 2023 232000.0
August 12, 2023 240000.0
August 05, 2023 250000.0
July 29, 2023 227000.0
July 22, 2023 221000.0
July 15, 2023 228000.0
July 08, 2023 237000.0
July 01, 2023 249000.0
June 24, 2023 236000.0
June 17, 2023 265000.0
June 10, 2023 264000.0
June 03, 2023 262000.0
May 27, 2023 233000.0
May 20, 2023 230000.0
May 13, 2023 225000.0
May 06, 2023 231000.0
April 29, 2023 242000.0
April 22, 2023 229000.0
April 15, 2023 246000.0
April 08, 2023 240000.0
April 01, 2023 228000.0
March 25, 2023 246000.0
March 18, 2023 247000.0

Basic Info

US Initial Claims for Unemployment Insurance is at a current level of 215000.0, up from 202000.0 last week and down from 217000.0 one year ago. This is a change of 6.44% from last week and -0.92% from one year ago.

US Initial Jobless Claims, provided by the US Department of Labor, provides underlying data on how many new people have filed for unemployment benefits in the previous week. Given this, one can gauge market conditions in the US economy with respect to employment; as more new individuals file for unemployment benefits, fewer individuals in the economy have jobs.

Stats

Last Value 215000.0
Latest Period Feb 24 2024
Last Updated Feb 29 2024, 08:35 EST
Next Release Mar 7 2024, 08:30 EST
Average Growth Rate 19.84%
Value from Last Week 202000.0
Change from Last Week 6.44%
Value from 1 Year Ago 217000.0
Change from 1 Year Ago -0.92%
Frequency Weekly
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted