Economic & industry resources
Looking to make better business decisions and plans for the future? Have a hard time figuring out which federal agency has the data you need? Compare trends within the industry through the primary data sources below that include information pertinent to the profession.
Unemployment compensation claims as a percentage of the civilian workforce
National and state statistics for unemployment compensation claims released every Thursday. Learn more >
Unemployment insurance weekly claims
The unemployment insurance weekly claims are used in current economic analysis of unemployment trends in the nation, and in each state. Initial claims measure emerging unemployment and continued weeks claimed measure the number of persons claiming unemployment benefits.
This indicator is helpful for tracking the health of the economy and current job market.