U.S. jobless claims hit 884,000Christian Fernsby ▼ | September 10, 2020
U.S. weekly jobless claims totaled an unadjusted 884,000 for the week that ended Saturday, the Labor Department reported Thursday.
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The 4-week moving average was 970,750, a decrease of 21,750 from the previous week's revised average.
The previous week's average was revised up by 750 from 991,750 to 992,500.
The advance seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate was 9.2 percent for the week ending August 29, an increase of 0.1 percentage point from the previous week's unrevised rate.
The advance number for seasonally adjusted insured unemployment during the week ending August 29 was 13,385,000, an increase of 93,000 from the previous week's revised level. ■