Notes:?Initial claims for the week ending April 18 reflect advance state claims, not seasonally adjusted. For comparisons to the “pre-virus period,” we use a four-week average of initial claims for the weeks ending February 15–March 7, 2020.
Source:?U.S. Employment and Training Administration, Initial Claims [ICSA], retrieved from Department of Labor (DOL),?https://www.dol.gov/ui/data.pdf?and?https://oui.doleta.gov/unemploy/claims.asp, April 23, 2020
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