Unemployment Weekly Claims Report

SEASONALLY   ADJUSTED DATA In the week ending November 19, the advance figure for   seasonally adjusted initial claims was 393,000, an increase of 2,000   from the previous week’s revised figure of 391,000. The 4-week moving average   was 394,250, a decrease of 3,250 from the previous week’s revised average of   397,500. The…

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Labor Secretary on October 2011 Employment Numbers

WASHINGTON — Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis today issued the following statement on the October 2011 Employment Situation report released today: “Our nation’s labor market posted stable growth in the month of October. The economy added 104,000 private sector jobs last month, and we also added 102,000 more jobs than…

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UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE WEEKLY CLAIMS REPORT

SEASONALLY ADJUSTED DATA In the week ending October 8, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 404,000, a decrease of 1,000 from the previous week’s revised figure of 405,000. The 4-week moving average was 408,000, a decrease of 7,000 from the previous week’s revised average of 415,000. The…

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