Unemployment Weekly Claims Report for the W/E August 4, 2018

The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending August 4, 2018 has been released by the Department of Labor.

  • Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 213,000
  • 4 week moving average: 214,250
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2%
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,755,000
  • 4-week moving average: 1,745,250
  • Number of unadjusted claims: 184,666
  • Unadjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2%
  • Unadjusted number claiming UI benefits: 1,724,954

The full news release report can be downloaded here.