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Release for week ended:     December 8, 2018
Source:  U.S. Department of Labor
Data in millions, seasonally adjusted unless noted
Figures lag initial weekly claims by one week.
Week       Receiving             4-week    Insured   Benefits   Change
ended      benefits   Change    average       Rate     unadj.   unadj.
08-Dec-18      #N/A     #N/A       #N/A       #N/A       #N/A     #N/A
01-Dec-18     1.661       25      1.666        1.2      1.650      -16
24-Nov-18     1.636      -69      1.668        1.1      1.665      228
17-Nov-18     1.705       44      1.667        1.2      1.438       -9
10-Nov-18     1.661      -10      1.648        1.2      1.447       10
03-Nov-18     1.671       41      1.643        1.2      1.437       45
27-Oct-18     1.630       -1      1.635        1.1      1.392        9
20-Oct-18     1.631       -7      1.641        1.1      1.383       13
13-Oct-18     1.638       -3      1.647        1.1      1.371       20
06-Oct-18     1.641      -12      1.653        1.2      1.351      -20
29-Sep-18     1.653       -3      1.654        1.2      1.371      -27
22-Sep-18     1.656       -7      1.666        1.2      1.398      -13
15-Sep-18     1.663       18      1.680        1.2      1.411      -50
08-Sep-18     1.645      -55      1.692        1.2      1.461      -35
01-Sep-18     1.700      -11      1.712        1.2      1.496     -104
25-Aug-18     1.711        1      1.720        1.2      1.600      -24
18-Aug-18     1.710      -18      1.732        1.2      1.624      -45
11-Aug-18     1.728       -1      1.736        1.2      1.669      -10
04-Aug-18     1.729      -31      1.741        1.2      1.679      -51
28-Jul-18     1.760       34      1.747        1.2      1.730       20
21-Jul-18     1.726      -21      1.742        1.2      1.710      -50
14-Jul-18     1.747       -6      1.746        1.2      1.761      -12
07-Jul-18     1.753       10      1.736        1.2      1.773      136
30-Jun-18     1.743        1      1.730        1.2      1.637       -9
23-Jun-18     1.742       35      1.719        1.2      1.646       60
16-Jun-18     1.707      -19      1.720        1.2      1.586       -2
09-Jun-18     1.726       25      1.723        1.2      1.588       28
02-Jun-18     1.701      -45      1.727        1.2      1.560      -14
26-May-18     1.746       26      1.730        1.2      1.573       -1
19-May-18     1.720      -22      1.742        1.2      1.574      -30
12-May-18     1.742       30      1.752        1.2      1.604        9
05-May-18     1.712      -82      1.775        1.2      1.595     -129
28-Apr-18     1.794       34      1.814        1.3      1.724      -14
21-Apr-18     1.760      -74      1.835        1.2      1.739     -127
14-Apr-18     1.834      -32      1.849        1.3      1.865      -64
07-Apr-18     1.866      -12      1.860        1.3      1.930      -72
31-Mar-18     1.878       60      1.852        1.3      2.002       -2
24-Mar-18     1.818      -58      1.852        1.3      2.003     -109
17-Mar-18     1.876       40      1.863        1.3      2.112        4
10-Mar-18     1.836      -41      1.874        1.3      2.108      -86
03-Mar-18     1.877       15      1.881        1.3      2.194      -39
24-Feb-18     1.862      -60      1.895        1.3      2.233      -26
17-Feb-18     1.922       60      1.908        1.4      2.259       -2
10-Feb-18     1.862      -73      1.912        1.3      2.261      -63
03-Feb-18     1.935       24      1.927        1.4      2.324       13
27-Jan-18     1.911      -29      1.929        1.4      2.311      -66
20-Jan-18     1.940       18      1.920        1.4      2.376       89
13-Jan-18     1.922      -22      1.908        1.4      2.288     -129
06-Jan-18     1.944       71      1.911        1.4      2.416      115
30-Dec-17     1.873      -18      1.907        1.3      2.302      235
23-Dec-17     1.891      -45       #N/A        1.3      2.066       80
16-Dec-17     1.936        8       #N/A        1.4      1.986       18
09-Dec-17     1.928       32       #N/A        1.4      1.968       99
02-Dec-17     1.896     #N/A       #N/A        1.3      1.869     #N/A
          ** MNI Washington Bureau (202) 371-2121 **
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