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United States Department of Labor’s Unemployment Claims Report – Week Ending August 28, 2021

By September 8, 2021News, Unemployment Reports

The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending August 28, 2021 has been released by the United States Department of Labor.

Week Ending 8/28 Prior Week
Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 340,000 353,000
4 week moving average: 355,000 366,500
Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 2.00% 2.10%
Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 2,748,000 2,862,000
4-week moving average: 2,855,000 2,901,500
Number of unadjusted claims: 287,751 297,765
Unadjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.90% 2.00%
Unadjusted number claiming UI benefits: 2,617,062 2,763,176

The full news release report can be downloaded here.

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