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STATE
NAME
Initial Claims Filed During Week Ended
June 28, 2008
Insured Unemployment For Week Ended
June 21, 2008
INITIAL CLAIMS INSURED UNEMPLOYMENT
STATE CHANGE FROM UCFE
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UCX
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   STATE (%)
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CHANGE FROM UCFE
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UCX
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ALL PROGRAMS EXCLUDING
RAILROAD
RETIREMENT
LAST WEEK YEAR AGO LAST WEEK YEAR AGO
Alabama 4743 626 886 21 20             34208 1.8 253 6532 110 210 34530
Alaska 1110 -41 54 3 0             8803 3.0 -759 380 91 73 10065
Arizona 5355 -226 1094 41 3             48876 1.9 748 14919 498 232 49606
Arkansas 3246 53 -399 9 5             30514 2.7 71 1721 115 250 30879
California 54764 -1231 10875 249 242             445299 2.9 -9113 90812 1644 2975 449948
Colorado 2120 -63 108 8 34             24766 1.1 -1506 3877 115 296 25181
Connecticut 6630 1628 640 8 16             42698 2.6 2372 6339 76 168 42942
Delaware 1381 263 754 0 1             8998 2.2 60 1395 24 43 9065
District of Columbia 405 -87 70 4 6             4388 0.9 41 495 73 16 4477
Florida 17126 -1033 6484 63 116             167048 2.1 1865 53706 293 1003 168344
Georgia 8287 -1882 1731 84 75             74293 1.9 -2275 19878 375 757 75425
Hawaii 1546 -295 549 7 12             11772 2.0 659 5101 46 142 11960
Idaho 1641 -61 506 4 5             12625 2.0 -391 4758 53 82 12760
Illinois 12072 -1209 1089 36 63             137048 2.4 -1188 19869 419 673 138140
Indiana 10769 3313 3070 47 64             58778 2.1 143 10792 250 434 59462
Iowa 6204 -2130 4099 4 16             25465 1.7 2562 7485 29 29 25523
Kansas 2412 343 405 1 1             18589 1.4 -224 2380 104 120 18813
Kentucky 10310 4192 3744 18 21             31161 1.8 -4905 3580 330 422 31915
Louisiana 3088 136 528 9 13             24429 1.3 576 1750 94 137 24661
Maine 1226 64 161 1 2             9470 1.6 -59 1449 32 49 9551
Maryland 4529 -1520 616 34 30             45524 1.9 1713 12403 380 246 46150
Massachusetts 12832 3467 3588 156 28             82805 2.6 3689 8744 405 495 83705
Michigan 17705 3260 2971 19 46             119417 2.9 -2606 9080 190 648 120255
Minnesota 5049 508 705 3 4             43150 1.6 -264 4064 47 321 43520
Mississippi 2798 364 333 18 2             24377 2.2 29 2252 171 97 24645
Missouri 7546 201 1306 134 21             51815 1.9 -1652 4379 292 215 52324
Montana 739 -12 148 4 4             7324 1.7 -346 1758 63 64 7454
Nebraska 1122 86 196 3 5             9212 1.0 -112 464 45 53 9310
Nevada 4165 250 1160 5 3             35082 2.8 370 11804 55 151 35288
New Hampshire 1696 716 551 3 2             7975 1.3 -7 1604 21 31 8027
New Jersey 19760 2842 1491 25 26             110922 2.8 1215 11541 270 366 111558
New Mexico 1104 -136 105 4 3             13679 1.7 99 1736 114 114 13907
New York 19910 2894 866 43 67             173844 2.1 3615 22790 644 1016 175504
North Carolina 12058 54 2006 20 48             91924 2.3 28 18961 264 963 93151
North Dakota 268 -49 -21 7 1             2277 0.7 -30 -47 94 25 2396
Ohio 11795 1320 2015 16 53             101715 1.9 -4151 16175 208 562 102485
Oklahoma 1820 -62 -333 7 24             16113 1.1 198 1601 69 149 16331
Oregon 6774 -964 1355 22 24             52176 3.1 48 13280 233 298 52718
Pennsylvania 22723 -2510 3442 136 93             177773 3.2 10465 16312 900 741 179414
Puerto Rico 3072 -233 293 3 22             47351 4.7 1787 12844 117 406 47874
Rhode Island 2264 158 -197 3 0             13689 2.9 757 1599 24 76 13789
South Carolina 5913 -733 1386 11 35             47542 2.6 -560 11538 179 329 48050
South Dakota 225 -36 -216 24 2             1542 0.4 -18 -156 319 12 1873
Tennessee 5361 -777 920 10 25             48249 1.8 123 5690 229 251 48731
Texas 15440 1537 2776 36 172             115019 1.2 -3042 17037 748 1429 117200
Utah 1391 -44 298 13 6             11841 1.0 56 4873 177 65 12083
Vermont 919 -79 173 2 2             6081 2.0 260 709 28 14 6123
Virgin Islands 72 19 9 0 1             698 1.6 -56 118 2 14 714
Virginia 4692 -233 362 2 29             39049 1.1 1037 8172 255 693 39997
Washington 8223 -397 1092 19 73             54365 1.9 208 14879 188 840 55433
West Virginia 1155 152 179 3 16             12961 1.9 -213 978 44 109 13114
Wisconsin 10609 -2129 2033 13 14             68750 2.5 1571 7284 143 274 69167
Wyoming 259 -10 19 0 5             2132 0.8 -139 24 10 26 2168
Totals 368423 10264 68075 1415 1601             2855601 2.1 3002 501708 11699 19204 2887705

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.