Jobless Claims Fall Slightly

By Staff Writer November 18, 2022 165

In the week ending Nov. 12, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 222,000, a decrease of 4,000 from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised up by 1,000 from 225,000 to 226,000. The 4-week moving average was 221,000, an increase of 2,000 from the previous week's revised average. The previous week's average was revised up by 250 from 218,750 to 219,000.

The advance seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate was 1.0 percent for the week ending Nov. 5, unchanged from the previous week's unrevised rate. The advance number for seasonally adjusted insured unemployment during the week ending Nov. 5 was 1,507,000, an increase of 13,000 from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised up 1,000 from 1,493,000 to 1,494,000. The 4-week moving average was 1,481,500, an increase of 31,000 from the previous week's revised average. The previous week's average was revised up by 250 from 1,450,250 to 1,450,500.

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