U.S. Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 281k

U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ending June 27 were a seasonally adjusted 281k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 271k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 273k.

Jobless Claims

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 275k.

JC 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.264 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.249 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.69%, up from 1.68 the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

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

Covered Employment

Of the 8.298 million Americans currently unemployed, 27.28% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipient Share

Here jobless claims are placed in the context of the U.S. civilian noninstitutional population.

JC Context

These charts show how some important economic indicators have moved with jobless claims.

JC vs GDP

JC vs Housing

JC vs Employment

JC vs U-3

U.S. Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 271k

U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ending June 20 were a seasonally adjusted 271k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 268k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 263k.

Jobless Claims

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 274k.

JC 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.247 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.225 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.68%, up from 1.66 the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.11% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 8.674 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.91% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipient Share

Here jobless claims are placed in the context of the U.S. civilian noninstitutional population.

JC in Context

These charts show how some important economic indicators have moved with jobless claims.

JC vs GDP

JC vs Housing

JC vs Employment

JC vs U-3

U.S. Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 267k

U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ending June 13 were a seasonally adjusted 267k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 279k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 258k.

Jobless Claims

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 277k.

JC 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.222 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.272 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.66%, down from 1.69 the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.11% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 8.674 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.62% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipient Share

Here jobless claims are placed in the context of the U.S. civilian noninstitutional population.

Context

These charts show how some important economic indicators have moved with jobless claims.

JC vs GDP

JC vs Housing Starts

JC vs Employment

JC vs U-3

U.S. Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 279k

U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ending June 6 were a seasonally adjusted 279k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 277k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 275k.

Jobless Claims

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 279k.

JC 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.265 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.204 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.69%, up from 1.64 the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.11% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 8.674 million Americans currently unemployed, 26.11% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipient Share

Here jobless claims are placed in the context of the U.S. civilian noninstitutional population.

JC in Context

These charts show how some important economic indicators have moved with jobless claims.

JC vs GDP

JC vs Housing Starts

JC vs Employment

JC vs U-3

U.S. Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 276k

U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ending May 30 were a seasonally adjusted 276k, down from the prior week’s revised reading of 284k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 230k.

Jobless Claims

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 275k.

JC 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.196 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.226 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.64%, down from 1.66 the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.27% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 8.549 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.69% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipient Share

Here jobless claims are placed in the context of the U.S. civilian noninstitutional population.

JC COntext

These charts show how some important economic indicators have moved with jobless claims.

JC vs GDP

JC vs Housing Starts

JC vs Employment

JC vs U-3

U.S. Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 282k

U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ending May 23 were a seasonally adjusted 282k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 275k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 251k.

Jobless Claims

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 272k.

Jobless Claims 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.222 million, up from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.211 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.66%, up from 1.65 the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.27% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 8.549 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.99% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipient Share

Here jobless claims are placed in the context of the U.S. civilian noninstitutional population.

JC Context

These charts show how some important economic indicators have moved with jobless claims.

JC vs GDP

JC vs Housing Starts

JC vs Total Employment

JC vs U-3

U.S. Weekly Initial Jobless Claims At 274k

U.S. initial jobless claims for the week ending May 16 were a seasonally adjusted 274k, up from the prior week’s revised reading of 264k. Not seasonally adjusted, jobless claims for the week were 243k.

Jobless Claims

The 4-week moving average of initial jobless claims was 266k.

JC 4W

The number of unemployment insurance recipients, or continuing claims, for regular state programs was 2.211 million, down from the previous week’s revised reading of 2.223 million.

UI Recipients

The insured unemployment rate, which is the number of unemployment insurance recipients as a share of covered employment, was 1.65%, down from 1.66 the week prior.

Insured Unemployment Rate

90.27% of all U.S. jobs are covered by state unemployment insurance programs.

Covered Employment

Of the 8.549 million Americans currently unemployed, 25.86% receive unemployment insurance.

UI Recipient Share

Here jobless claims are placed in the context of the U.S. civilian noninstitutional population.

JC in Context

These charts show how some important economic indicators have moved with jobless claims.

JC vs GDP JC vs Housing Starts JC vs Total Employment JC vs U-3