More on initial claims

By: Kriss Sjoblom
11:55 am
April 10, 2020

Yesterday I posted a chart showing initial claims for unemployment insurance in Washington from March 1 to April 4 by individual sector as a percentage of sector employment. Here is an update to this chart that includes a bar for private employers overall:

From March 1 to April 4, overall private sector claims were 14.9 percent of February private employment.

Categories: Economy.
Tags: COVID-19 , COVID-19 & the economy