Continuing jobless claims in the US, which measure unemployed people who have been receiving unemployment benefits for a while, fell to 5.508 million in the week ended December 5th, from a revised 5.781 million a week before and below market expectations of 5.598 million. source: U.S. Department of Labor
Continuing Jobless Claims in the United States averaged 2802.29 Thousand from 1967 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 24912 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 December of 2020.
Continuing Jobless Claims in the United States is expected to be 5500.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Continuing Jobless Claims in the United States to stand at 4500.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States Continuing Jobless Claims is projected to trend around 3900.00 Thousand in 2021 and 2700.00 Thousand in 2022, according to our econometric models.