Unemployment Weekly Claims Report

The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending February 17, 2018 has been released by the Department of Labor.

  • Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 222,000
  • 4 week moving average: 226,000
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.3%
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,875,000
  • 4-week moving average: 1,941,250
  • Number of unadjusted claims: 213,328
  • Unadjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.6%
  • Unadjusted number claiming UI benefits: 2,261,742

The full news release report can be downloaded here.