The 4-week moving average of US initial jobless claims, which removes week-to-week volatility, fell to 788 thousand in the week ended October 24th, the lowest level since the negative effects of the coronavirus pandemic started to being felt in late March. source: U.S. Department of Labor
Jobless Claims 4-week Average in the United States averaged 369.70 Thousand from 1967 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 5790.25 Thousand in April of 2020 and a record low of 179 Thousand in May of 1969. This page provides - United States Jobless Claims 4-week Average- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United States Jobless Claims 4-week Average - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2020.
Jobless Claims 4-week Average in the United States is expected to be 750.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Jobless Claims 4-week Average in the United States to stand at 450.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Jobless Claims 4-week Average is projected to trend around 350.00 Thousand in 2021 and 300.00 Thousand in 2022, according to our econometric models.