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United States Department of Labor’s Unemployment Claims Report – Week Ending August 7, 2021

The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending August 7, 2021 has been released by the United States Department of Labor.

Week Ending 8/7 Prior Week
Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 375,000 385,000
4 week moving average: 396,250 394,000
Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 2.10% 2.10%
Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 2,866,000 2,930,000
4-week moving average: 3,101,000 3,188,250
Number of unadjusted claims: 320,517 323,763
Unadjusted insured unemployment rate: 2.10% 2.10%
Unadjusted number claiming UI benefits: 2,817,487 2,880,564

The full news release report can be downloaded here.

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Josh Kendall

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