Jobless Claims Decided by 18K to 215K in Week Ending Feb. 26

Washington, DC, March 3, 2022-In the week ending February 26, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 215,000, a decrease of 18,000 from the previous week's revised level, reports the Department of Labor. 

The previous week's level was revised up by 1,000 from 232,000 to 233,000. The four-week moving average was 230,500, a decrease of 6,000 from the previous week's revised average. The previous week's average was revised up by 250 from 236,250 to 236,500.