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Initial unemployment claims down 10/31/12

Per the November 29th, 8:30, Thursday release by the Department of Labor, initial unemployment claims were 393,000 on a seasonally adjusted basis.   This represented a decrease of 23,000 from the  previous weeks figure of 416,000.

The department reported that the 4 week moving average was 405,250, an increase of 7,500 from the previous week’s revised average of 397,750.   The department reported further that the advance seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate was 2.6% for the week ending November 17th, unchanged from the prior week’s unrevised rate.

Insured unemployment for the week ending November 17th, was 3,287,000, a decrease of 70,000 from the previous week’s figures, and revised level of 3,357,000.  The total number of people filing claims from all programs ending November 10th was 5,182,815, a decrease of 58,623 from the previous week.Thank your for visiting our initial Unemployment Claims resource page!

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697,000 job openings in Healthcare and Education September 2012

697,000 job openings in September 2012, according to the 8:30 A.M. Tuesday, November 6th release by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

The bureau of labor statistics reported that this sector category, healthcare and education, had more job openings than any other sector.     This was followed by professional and business services, which had 651,000 job openings in September 2012.   The next highest category was Health Care / Social Assistance with 632,000 for the month of September.

The next highest category was Trade, Transportation and Utilities at 597,000 job openings for the month, then Government at 368,000.   Retail trade came in at 358,00 job openings,  then accommodation and food services at 339,000.   The next category was state and local government at 299,000 job openings.