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STATE
NAME
Initial Claims Filed During Week Ended
November 17, 2007
Insured Unemployment For Week Ended
November 10, 2007
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 4047 -432 -451 13 25             26023 1.4 449 -184 125 239 26387
Alaska 1887 -186 -644 22 3             9465 3.2 -311 -2108 151 46 9662
Arizona 3561 -658 -732 20 15             30160 1.2 -373 6649 216 221 30597
Arkansas 4429 219 -2420 13 24             28183 2.5 -151 -238 109 310 28602
California 49767 -5905 -1423 348 173             349192 2.3 -26958 24541 2100 2843 354135
Colorado 2408 -101 -494 31 33             20061 0.9 -1296 -1953 200 372 20633
Connecticut 3361 -175 -740 5 14             32764 2.0 338 -848 49 365 33178
Delaware 815 -304 -317 1 0             7559 1.8 41 763 38 43 7640
District of Columbia 317 23 -2 5 0             4074 0.8 6 -251 128 29 4231
Florida 12063 -1058 1319 34 94             125544 1.6 2848 34496 445 1018 127007
Georgia 9710 43 1172 48 59             58954 1.5 1804 5366 538 991 60483
Hawaii 1006 -135 -198 7 9             7121 1.2 -195 496 70 158 7349
Idaho 2590 341 -156 52 4             10686 1.7 769 1471 169 63 10918
Illinois 13487 -714 -5407 42 74             110932 1.9 6182 -438 513 847 112292
Indiana 7665 -176 -1491 32 69             46313 1.6 2429 -1195 247 479 47039
Iowa 2515 -326 -1477 6 16             16719 1.1 -1739 -2732 35 227 16981
Kansas 1979 -407 -654 1 2             15126 1.2 18 -392 123 175 15424
Kentucky 5150 797 -1672 27 16             24694 1.4 -2195 -8302 462 602 25758
Louisiana 2448 -294 -523 11 8             19560 1.1 240 718 87 148 19795
Maine 1490 87 -389 5 3             7667 1.3 571 -655 42 50 7759
Maryland 4406 -233 -185 17 29             33380 1.4 1000 2135 314 204 33898
Massachusetts 7227 -809 -472 125 36             68061 2.2 1489 1500 747 521 69329
Michigan 17159 -6493 -3335 43 49             116301 2.8 7824 -24742 328 795 117424
Minnesota 5990 61 -2449 9 13             38508 1.5 2741 1518 136 945 39589
Mississippi 2390 -397 -123 37 6             17200 1.6 -670 913 102 157 17459
Missouri 6115 -79 -1803 88 19             42043 1.6 467 -457 610 271 42924
Montana 1326 162 -91 57 7             6235 1.5 89 -1158 248 77 6560
Nebraska 1090 5 -359 1 7             7557 0.9 -125 -976 43 68 7668
Nevada 3223 -758 67 17 6             25729 2.0 807 7078 103 152 25984
New Hampshire 824 -90 -220 1 2             5824 0.9 215 -188 17 40 5881
New Jersey 10147 -3011 -2968 21 19             98990 2.5 3430 -1111 280 523 99793
New Mexico 1066 -304 -211 23 1             10980 1.4 291 85 209 96 11285
New York 18763 -308 -234 54 68             152645 1.8 4384 -5774 743 1239 154627
North Carolina 12403 -1216 -11 22 48             75808 1.9 556 3842 256 1057 77121
North Dakota 524 62 -938 2 0             1763 0.5 230 -571 21 15 1799
Ohio 12115 -91 -1068 21 54             80637 1.5 -358 -431 296 805 81738
Oklahoma 1109 -557 -715 9 16             12809 0.9 -80 -759 57 188 13054
Oregon 6782 16 -1783 87 28             40604 2.4 607 -171 355 489 41448
Pennsylvania 21251 -1526 -4746 117 81             134425 2.4 -7568 -5397 1862 1171 137458
Puerto Rico 2485 -3882 -535 1 7             29133 2.9 -1144 -6026 80 160 29373
Rhode Island 1181 -211 -94 2 4             10973 2.3 -5 1464 33 72 11078
South Carolina 4643 -1270 -1174 4 28             38048 2.1 -71 746 143 363 38554
South Dakota 399 51 -149 15 6             1279 0.3 74 -384 50 11 1340
Tennessee 5279 -1072 164 32 16             36080 1.3 -662 587 251 331 36662
Texas 14876 1097 -77 36 147             94868 1.0 350 -601 1046 1645 97559
Utah 1502 -1 24 50 9             8106 0.7 -32 1263 201 80 8387
Vermont 973 -57 -86 0 5             5197 1.7 425 -107 18 30 5245
Virgin Islands 67 8 31 1 1             570 1.3 -224 32 2 6 578
Virginia 4677 -1542 -957 17 31             28544 0.8 -1048 -651 280 775 29599
Washington 9927 -277 -1574 84 78             47630 1.7 1518 -2674 338 852 48820
West Virginia 1327 -228 -193 1 10             10208 1.5 -998 -2088 52 172 10432
Wisconsin 10972 209 -1331 21 23             57448 2.1 2027 -1122 123 363 57934
Wyoming 432 -16 -51 9 4             2036 0.8 133 10 72 29 2137
Totals 323345 -32118 -44345 1747 1499             2290416 1.7 -1851 20989 15263 22928 2328607

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.