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United States Department of Labor’s Unemployment Claims Report – Week Ending August 14, 2021

The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending August 14, 2021 has been released by the United States Department of Labor.

Week Ending 8/14 Prior Week
Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 348,000 375,000
4 week moving average: 377,750 396,250
Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 2.10% 2.10%
Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 2,820,000 2,866,000
4-week moving average: 2,998,750 3,101,000
Number of unadjusted claims: 308,574 320,517
Unadjusted insured unemployment rate: 2.00% 2.10%
Unadjusted number claiming UI benefits: 2,763,782 2,817,487

The full news release report can be downloaded here.

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Josh Kendall

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