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:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 287k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending October 4 were a seasonally adjusted 287k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 288k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 258k.

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.

Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.381 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.402 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.80%, lower than the 1.82% the week prior.

IU Rate

90.14% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered

Of the 9.262 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.71% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims Decrease To 287k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending September 27 were a seasonally adjusted 287k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 295k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 227k.

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 295k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.398 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.443 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.81%, lower than the 1.85% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment

90.28% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered as Share

Of the 9.591 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.00% receive unemployment insurance.

UI as Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims Tick Up To 293k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending September 20 were a seasonally adjusted 293k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 281k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 239k.

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 299k.

Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.439 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.432 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.8%, unchanged from the week prior.

IU Rate

90.3% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 9.591 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.43% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims Decrease To 280k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending September 13 were a seasonally adjusted 280k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 316k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 241k.

Jobless Claims

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims is 300k.

Jobless Claims Long

The insured unemployment rate was 1.8%, down from 1.9% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.429 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.492 million.

UI Recipients

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

States

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims Increase To 315k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending September 6 were a seasonally adjusted 315k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 304k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 234k.

Jobless Claims

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims is 304k.

Jobless Claims Long

The insured unemployment rate was 1.9%, unchanged from the week prior.

Insured Unemployment

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.487 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.478 million.

UI Recipients

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

STates

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

U-3 and Jobless Claims

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims Increase To 302k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending August 30 were a seasonally adjusted 302k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 298k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 249k.

Jobless Claims

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims is 303k.

Jobless Claims Long

The insured unemployment rate was 1.9%, unchanged from the week prior.

Insured Unemployment

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.464 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.528 million and the lowest since June 2007.

Unemployment Insurance Recipients

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

States

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market