United States Jobless Claims 4-week Average

United States Jobless Claims 4-week Average

The 4-week moving average of US jobless claims, which removes week-to-week volatility, fell to 534 thousand in the week ending May 8th, from a revised 562.25 thousand in the previous period. It was the lowest level since March 2020. source: U.S. Department of Labor

United States Jobless Claims 4-week Average


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
534.00 562.25 5301.25 179.00 1967 – 2021 Thousand Weekly
Volume, SA

Calendar

GMT Actual Previous Consensus
TEForecast
2021-04-22 12:30 PM Apr/17 651K 678.75K 692.25K
2021-04-29 12:30 PM Apr/24 611.75K 655.75K 606.5K
2021-05-06 12:30 PM May/01 560K 621K 562.5K
2021-05-13 12:30 PM May/08 534K 562.25K 526.25K
2021-05-20 12:30 PM May/15 534K 505.25K
2021-05-27 12:30 PM May/22
2021-06-03 12:30 PM May/29
2021-06-10 12:30 PM Jun/05
United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit

Unemployment Rate
6.10 6.00 14.80 2.50
percent
[+]


Non Farm Payrolls
266.00 770.00 4846.00 -20679.00
Thousand
[+]


Nonfarm Payrolls Private
218.00 708.00 4807.00 -19731.00
Thousand
[+]


Government Payrolls
48.00 62.00 517.00 -948.00
Thousand
[+]


Manufacturing Payrolls
-18.00 54.00 655.00 -1715.00
Thousand
[+]


Initial Jobless Claims
473.00 507.00 6149.00 162.00
Thousand
[+]


Continuing Jobless Claims
3655.00 3700.00 23128.00 988.00
Thousand
[+]


ADP Employment Change
742.00 565.00 4350.00 -19392.00
Thousand
[+]


Employed Persons
151176.00 150848.00 158735.00 57172.00
Thousand
[+]


Unemployed Persons
9812.00 9710.00 23109.00 1596.00
Thousand
[+]


Average Hourly Earnings
0.70 -0.10 4.60 -1.30
percent
[+]


Average Weekly Hours
35.00 34.90 35.00 33.70
Hours
[+]


Labor Force Participation Rate
61.70 61.50 67.30 58.10
percent
[+]


Long Term Unemployment Rate
2.60 2.63 4.40 0.08
percent
[+]


Youth Unemployment Rate
11.00 11.10 27.40 4.80
percent
[+]


Labour Costs
116.23 116.32 117.68 17.00
points
[+]


Productivity
112.73 111.26 112.73 25.99
points
[+]


Job Vacancies
7151.00 7080.00 7784.00 2157.00
Thousand
[+]


Job Offers
8123.00 7526.00 8123.00 2232.00
Thousand
[+]


Challenger Job Cuts
22913.00 30603.00 671129.00 15100.00
Persons
[+]


Wages
25.45 25.25 25.45 2.50
USD/Hour
[+]


Wages in Manufacturing
23.44 23.33 23.44 1.27
USD/Hour
[+]


Wage Growth
4.41 0.10 13.78 -6.64
percent
[+]


Minimum Wages
7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25
USD/Hour
[+]


Employment Cost Index
0.90 0.70 2.00 0.20
percent
[+]


Population
329.48 328.33 329.48 76.09
Million
[+]


Retirement Age Women
66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00
[+]


Retirement Age Men
66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00
[+]


Employment Rate
57.90 57.80 64.70 51.30
percent
[+]


Full Time Employment
126161.00 125803.00 131755.00 64640.00
Thousand
[+]


Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Claims
101.21 121.41 1352.29 32.08
Thousand
[+]


Part Time Employment
25024.00 25078.00 28134.00 10086.00
Thousand
[+]


Jobless Claims 4-week Average
534.00 562.25 5301.25 179.00
Thousand
[+]