Unemployment Weekly Claims Report for W/E November 17, 2018

The Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims report for the week ending November 17, 2018 has been released by the Department of Labor.

  • Seasonally adjusted initial claims: 224,000
  • 4 week moving average: 218,500
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.2%
  • Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment number: 1,668,000
  • 4‐week moving average: 1,649,750
  • Number of unadjusted claims: 226,063
  • Unadjusted insured unemployment rate: 1.0%
  • Unadjusted number claiming UI benefits: 1,452,633

The full news release report can be downloaded here.