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STATE
NAME
Initial Claims Filed During Week Ended
November 24, 2012
Insured Unemployment For Week Ended
November 17, 2012
INITIAL CLAIMS INSURED UNEMPLOYMENT
STATE CHANGE FROM UCFE
(1)
UCX
(1)
   STATE (%)
(2)
CHANGE FROM UCFE
(1)
UCX
(1)
ALL PROGRAMS EXCLUDING
RAILROAD
RETIREMENT
LAST WEEK YEAR AGO LAST WEEK YEAR AGO
Alabama 3908 -548 -1202 9 21             32507 1.8 -402 -5843 164 436 33115
Alaska 2369 -430 -20 33 7             17500 5.7 1912 642 357 92 17949
Arizona 3738 -500 -167 35 8             37297 1.6 -974 -16708 380 389 38070
Arkansas 4677 738 -1347 4 2             30107 2.7 -126 -5250 148 331 30586
California 39626 -7053 -6850 338 192             386244 2.7 -37982 -34411 2935 5090 394298
Colorado 3187 -652 75 33 46             40017 1.8 1463 -6283 381 1061 41671
Connecticut 4641 -1215 -2092 4 24             49546 3.1 -1669 -2423 116 297 49960
Delaware 992 -85 -18 2 4             8251 2.1 -336 -1557 63 72 8387
District of Columbia 789 -79 88 16 5             11203 2.2 -259 -1098 391 26 11620
Florida 12411 -1448 1945 26 132             95874 1.4 -27480 -27500 382 1201 97482
Georgia 8021 -1286 -930 20 71             62129 1.7 -7584 -24990 449 1506 64084
Hawaii 1360 -198 -116 8 14             11024 2.0 73 -1780 116 329 11469
Idaho 3880 944 149 75 20             14651 2.5 977 -3613 254 151 15056
Illinois 15274 -410 832 17 41             146466 2.7 632 -14101 665 1083 148217
Indiana 6797 -331 -2589 13 59             42799 1.6 905 -7795 208 683 43708
Iowa 4585 1262 -1649 0 13             21838 1.5 -189 -2366 78 222 22138
Kansas 3200 695 284 1 1             22562 1.8 -643 -2391 139 445 23149
Kentucky 5689 448 -356 44 16             30826 1.8 -1041 -1850 301 894 32026
Louisiana 2705 -170 -309 3 2             29111 1.6 -542 -10916 123 258 29492
Maine 1904 -53 -6 2 1             12118 2.1 462 -879 61 88 12267
Maryland 5106 -351 -648 36 19             52972 2.3 -2012 -8866 535 615 54123
Massachusetts 8115 416 -244 15 31             81556 2.6 -405 -7122 406 868 82853
Michigan 14368 -1546 -2229 30 73             90952 2.4 4663 -11311 386 894 92232
Minnesota 7104 -964 -596 17 12             50035 1.9 1296 -3855 198 782 51016
Mississippi 3266 147 33 8 12             23576 2.2 -111 -4101 116 298 24000
Missouri 5978 -824 -1635 50 32             45198 1.8 -983 -8189 635 436 46269
Montana 2196 -106 -419 75 9             11658 2.8 691 -611 399 151 12208
Nebraska 1663 -67 -52 2 5             11005 1.2 -96 -1967 43 66 11114
Nevada 4249 66 188 13 5             31561 2.9 475 -4656 202 350 32124
New Hampshire 1415 202 34 0 1             8769 1.5 193 -1362 6 28 8803
New Jersey 21665 -23966 11159 19 32             144828 3.9 -8271 22719 401 753 146222
New Mexico 1234 -206 -334 29 0             17175 2.3 -45 -4920 421 202 17798
New York 26007 -6682 3967 60 112             237356 2.8 -8139 1606 997 1984 276563
North Carolina 8981 -2609 -396 15 76             95338 2.5 -2581 -11189 451 2230 98128
North Dakota 825 -210 100 0 0             2925 0.8 652 366 42 19 2986
Ohio 13768 2252 -1389 20 98             81568 1.7 -327 -9591 284 1277 83129
Oklahoma 2292 238 -307 8 29             21041 1.4 -159 -2437 109 326 21476
Oregon 9308 2328 -366 122 53             49799 3.1 174 -9539 612 559 50970
Pennsylvania 25591 1154 -329 95 107             179911 3.3 -14534 -9035 1195 1316 182446
Puerto Rico 1076 -986 -1500 0 6             32479 3.6 -2940 -10158 89 285 32855
Rhode Island 1581 62 -194 2 10             11625 2.6 145 -1796 75 209 11909
South Carolina 3733 -693 -142 6 30             30778 1.8 -1578 -20433 107 446 31339
South Dakota 402 -82 -203 7 2             2099 0.5 190 -304 44 18 2161
Tennessee 4719 -1082 -641 12 12             41515 1.6 -528 -10827 194 486 42206
Texas 12079 -6425 479 48 195             151754 1.5 -2910 -17070 1204 3577 156651
Utah 2091 -477 -319 81 12             15686 1.4 670 -3660 439 143 16268
Vermont 1622 859 261 1 6             5194 1.8 -239 -561 18 34 5246
Virgin Islands 29 -4 4 0 0             1138 2.7 -40 294 6 18 1162
Virginia 4438 -1738 -804 39 29             40435 1.2 -1272 -4759 454 1564 42453
Washington 13237 2107 -641 102 120             68789 2.5 1002 -14483 611 1638 71038
West Virginia 1872 -927 395 2 17             17259 2.5 -1753 4564 69 206 17534
Wisconsin 18578 5876 -2565 15 34             71594 2.7 1276 -7754 205 384 72188
Wyoming 600 -87 -88 15 5             6033 2.2 455 737 181 73 6287
Totals 358941 -44696 -13699 1627 1863             2835671 2.2 -109844 -331382 18845 36889 2928501

Figures Appearing In Cols. Showing Over- The-Week Changes Reflect All Revisions In Data For Prior Week Submitted By State Agencies

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1THE UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION PROGRAM FOR FEDERAL EMPLOYES (UCFE) AND THE UNEMPLOYMENT FO REX-SERVICEMEMBERS (UCX) EXCLUDE CLAIMS FILED JOINTLY UNDER OTHER PROGRAMS TO AVOID DUPLICATION

2RATE IS NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED. THE SOURCE OF US TOTAL COVERED EMPLOYMENT IS BLS.