October 29, 2010

Decreases in mass layoff initial claims in September 2010

Initial claimants for unemployment insurance, by census region and division, not seasonally adjusted, September 2009 & September 2010
Sep 2009 Sep 2010

United States

123,177 77,654


18,617 14,411

New England

2,762 1,357

Middle Atlantic

15,855 13,054


28,943 21,507

South Atlantic

14,927 11,811

East South Central

6,844 3,633

West South Central

7,172 6,063


38,137 14,964

East North Central

30,304 11,280

West North Central

7,833 3,684


37,480 26,772


3,924 4,461


33,556 22,311

These data featured in the TED article, Decreases in mass layoff initial claims in September 2010.




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