Unemployment Weekly Claims Report for the W/E September 1, 2018

The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending September 1, 2018 has been released by the Department of Labor.

  • Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 213,000
  • 4 week moving average: 209,500
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2%
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,707,000
  • 4-week moving average: 1,718,500
  • Number of unadjusted claims: 172,355
  • Unadjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.1%
  • Unadjusted number claiming UI benefits: 1,596,434

The full news release report can be downloaded here.