Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims
In the week ending November 19, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 251,000, an increase of 18,000 from the previous week’s revised level. The previous week’s level was revised down by 2,000 from 235,000 to 233,000. The 4-week moving average was 251,000, a decrease of 2,000 from the previous week’s revised average. The previous week’s average was revised down by 500 from 253,500 to 253,000.