Unemployment Weekly Claims Report for W/E May 18, 2019

The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending May 18, 2019 has been released by the Department of Labor.

  • Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 211,000
  • 4 week moving average: 220,250
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2%
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,676,000
  • 4-week moving average: 1,674,250
  • Number of unadjusted claims: 191,289
  • Unadjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.1%
  • Unadjusted number claiming UI benefits: 1,537,165

The full news release report can be downloaded here.