Unemployment Weekly Claims Report for W/E December 1, 2018

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

  • Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 231,000
  • 4 week moving average: 228,000
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.1%
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,623,000
  • 4‐week moving average: 1,631,000
  • Number of unadjusted claims: 315,852
  • Unadjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2%
  • Unadjusted number claiming UI benefits: 1,659,972

The full news release report can be downloaded here.