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Idaho: Weekly unemployment claims

COVID-19 has affected the economy in many ways one of which is unemployment claims. Initial unemployment claims refers to the number of new claims filed by people who are applying for unemployment benefits.
     For the week ending with November 28, 2020, Idaho had
  • 3,991 initial unemployment claims, compared to 4,732 initial claims the previous week, and 32,941 claims during the week ending March 28th, 2020.

NOTE: Data are suppressed for claims less than 5.

Source: 2020 Idaho Department of Labor (; DATE LAST UPDATED: December 3, 2020

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