Continuing jobless claims in the US, which measure unemployed people who have been receiving unemployment benefits for a while, dropped to 3.390 million in the week ending June 12th, from a revised 3.534 million a week before and below market expectations of 3.470 million. source: U.S. Department of Labor

Continuing Jobless Claims in the United States averaged 2810.17 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 June of 2021.

Continuing Jobless Claims in the United States is expected to be 3500.00 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 3000.00 in 12 months time. 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
3390.00 3534.00 23128.00 988.00 1967 - 2021 Thousand Weekly
Volume, SA

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2021-06-03 12:30 PM 22/May 3771K 3602K 3615K 3580K
2021-06-10 12:30 PM 29/May 3499K 3757K 3602K 3640K
2021-06-17 12:30 PM 05/Jun 3518K 3517K 3430K 3400K
2021-06-24 12:30 PM 12/Jun 3390K 3534K 3470K 3520K
2021-07-01 12:30 PM 19/Jun 3390K 3320K
2021-07-08 12:30 PM 26/Jun
2021-07-15 12:30 PM 03/Jul
2021-07-22 12:30 PM 10/Jul

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.