Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 280k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending December 20 were a seasonally adjusted 280k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 289k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 340k.

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 2.403 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.378 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 1.79% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

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

Covered Employment

Of the 9.110 million Americans currently unemployed, 26.38% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipients Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 289k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending December 13 were a seasonally adjusted 289k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 295k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 327k.

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 299k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.373 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.520 million.

Unemployment Insurance Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.79%,down from 1.90% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment

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

Covered Employment

Of the 9.110 million Americans currently unemployed, 26.05% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Share of Unemployed

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 294k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending December 6 were a seasonally adjusted 294k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 297k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 388k.

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 299k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.514 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.372 million.

Unemployment Insurance Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.89%, up from 1.79% the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

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

Covered Employment

Of the 9.110 million Americans currently unemployed, 27.60% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 297k

Initial jobless claims for the week ending November 29 were a seasonally adjusted 297k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 314k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 294k.

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 299k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.362 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.323 million.

Unemployment Insurance Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.78%, up from 1.75% 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, 26.26% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipients Share

Jobless claims and the unemployment rate:

Labor Market

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:

Labor Market

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:

Labor Market

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