Unemployment Weekly Claims Report for W/E December 8, 2018

The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending December 8, 2018 has been released by the Department of Labor.

  • Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 206,000
  • 4 week moving average: 224,750
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2%
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,661,000
  • 4-week moving average: 1,665,750
  • Number of unadjusted claims: 260,508
  • Unadjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2%
  • Unadjusted number claiming UI benefits: 1,649,837

The full news release report can be downloaded here.