Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 313k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending November 22 were a seasonally adjusted 313k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 292k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 356k.

Jobless Claims

Individual states that had changes in claims of more than 1k (not seasonally adjusted):

States

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 294k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.316 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.333 million.

Unemployment Insurance Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.74%, down from 1.76% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.12% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 8.995 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.75% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipients Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

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Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 291k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending November 15 were a seasonally adjusted 291k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 293k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 285k.

Jobless Claims

Individual states that had changes in claims of more than 1k (not seasonally adjusted):

STates

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 288k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.330 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.403 million.

Unemployment Insurance Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.76%, down from 1.81% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.12% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 8.995 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.90% receive unemployment insurance.

Unemployment Insurance Recipients Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

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Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 290k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending November 8 were a seasonally adjusted 290k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 278k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 307k.

Jobless Claims

Individual states that had changes in claims of more than 1k (not seasonally adjusted):

States

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 285k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.392 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.356 million.

Unemployment Insurance Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.80%, up from 1.78% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.12% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 8.995 million Americans currently unemployed, 26.59% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipients Share of Unemployed

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 278k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending November 1 were a seasonally adjusted 278k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 288k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 266k.

Jobless Claims

Individual states that had changes in claims of more than 1k (not seasonally adjusted):

STates

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 279k. That’s the lowest since April 2000.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.348 million, downfrom the previous week’s revised reading of 2.387 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.77%, down from 1.80% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment

90.54% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 9.262 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.35% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipients as Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

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Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 287k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending October 25 were a seasonally adjusted 287k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 284k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 270k.

Jobless Claims

Individual states that had changes in claims of more than 1k (not seasonally adjusted):

States

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 281k. That’s the lowest since May 2000.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.384 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.355 million.

Unemployment Insurance Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.80%, up from 1.77% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment

90.54% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 9.262 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.74% receive unemployment insurance.

Recipients as Share of Unemployed

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims Increase To 283k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending October 18 were a seasonally adjusted 283k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 266k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 255k.

Claims

Individual states that had changes in claims of more than 1k (not seasonally adjusted):

States

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 281k. That’s the lowest since May 2000.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.351 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.389 million.

Unemployment Insurance Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.77%, down from 1.80% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment

90.54% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 9.262 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.38% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipients as Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims Drop To 264k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending October 11 were a seasonally adjusted 264k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 287k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 272k.

Jobless Claims

Individual states that had changes in claims of more than 1k (not seasonally adjusted):

States

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 284k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.389 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.382 million.

Unemployment Insurance Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.80%, unchanged from the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.54% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 9.262 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.79% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipients Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

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