Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 320k

U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ending February 28 were a seasonally adjusted 320k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 313k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 310k.

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 305k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.421 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.404 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.81%, up from 1.80% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.01% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 9.111 million Americans currently unemployed, 26.57% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipient Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor MArket

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 313k

U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ending February 21 were a seasonally adjusted 313k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 282k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 280k.

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 2.401 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.422 million.

UI Recipients

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

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.01% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 9.111 million Americans currently unemployed, 26.35% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 283k

U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ending February 14 were a seasonally adjusted 283k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 304k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 279k.

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 283k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.425 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.367 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.82%, up from 1.77% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.01% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 9.111 million Americans currently unemployed, 26.62% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipients Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor MArket

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 304k

U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ending February 7 were a seasonally adjusted 304k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 279k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 324k.

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 290k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.354 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.405 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.76%, down from 1.80% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.01% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 9.111 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.84% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipient Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 278k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending January 31 were a seasonally adjusted 278k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 267k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 306k.

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 293k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.400 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.394 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.80%, up from 1.79% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.47% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 8.687 million Americans currently unemployed, 27.63% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipients Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 265k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending January 24 were a seasonally adjusted 265k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 308k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 280k.

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 297k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.385 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.456 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.79%, down from 1.84% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.47% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 8.687 million Americans currently unemployed, 27.45% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipients Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 307k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending January 17 were a seasonally adjusted 307k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 317k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 381k.

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 305k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.443 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.428 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.83%, upn from 1.82% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.47% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 8.687 million Americans currently unemployed, 28.12% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipients Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market