Continuing jobless claims in the US, which measure unemployed people who have been receiving unemployment benefits for a while, rose to 3.269 million in the week ending July 17th, from a revised 3.262 million a week before and above market expectations of 3.196 million. source: U.S. Department of Labor

Continuing Jobless Claims in the United States averaged 2811.09 Thousand from 1967 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 23128 Thousand in May of 2020 and a record low of 988 Thousand in May of 1969. This page provides the latest reported value for - United States Continuing Jobless Claims - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United States Continuing Jobless Claims - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2021.

Continuing Jobless Claims in the United States is expected to be 3260.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the United States Continuing Jobless Claims is projected to trend around 2500.00 Thousand in 2022 and 2000.00 Thousand in 2023, according to our econometric models.

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United States Continuing Jobless Claims

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3269.00 3262.00 23128.00 988.00 1967 - 2021 Thousand Weekly
Volume, SA

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2021-07-08 12:30 PM 26/Jun 3339K 3484K 3335K 3380K
2021-07-15 12:30 PM 03/Jul 3241K 3367K 3313K 3300K
2021-07-22 12:30 PM 10/Jul 3236K 3265K 3100K 3120K
2021-07-29 12:30 PM 17/Jul 3269K 3262K 3196K 3230K
2021-08-05 12:30 PM 24/Jul 3269K 3260K 3150K
2021-08-12 12:30 PM 31/Jul
2021-08-19 12:30 PM 07/Aug
2021-08-26 12:30 PM 14/Aug

United States Continuing Jobless Claims
Continuing Jobless Claims refer to actual number of unemployed and currently receiving unemployment benefits who filed for unemployment benefits at least two weeks ago.