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Economic Data (USA)

Thursday, March 15, 2018

New Unemployment Insurance Claims for The Week of March 10, 2018

Earlier today, the Labor Department released its weekly report on New Jobless Insurance Claims for the week that ended on March 10, 2018:

Predicted: 229,000
Actual: 226,000

The yellow-highlighted figure represents the number of first-time claims for unemployment benefits for the entire United States. The "predicted" figure is what economists were expecting, while the "actual" is the true or real figure.

  • Previous Week (revised): 230,000
  • 4-Week Moving Average: 221,500

From today's report:

"...Claims taking procedures in Puerto Rico and in the Virgin Islands have still not returned to normal..."


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