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Unemployment Rates

  May-17 Apr-17 May-16
New Hampshire
  SA 2.9% 2.8% 2.9%
  NSA 2.7% 2.8% 2.7%
United States
  SA 4.3% 4.4% 4.7%
  NSA 4.1% 4.1% 4.5%

SA = Seasonally Adjusted
NSA = Not Seasonally Adjusted

Unemployment Claims

May 2017
Initial Claims 2,350
Continued Weeks Claimed 15,424
Average payment for a week of unemployment $325.76

Latest Data

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Economic and Labor Market Information Bureau

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New Hampshire Online Job Ads Summary
This quarterly summary lists job titles found in the largest number of online job postings, organized by major occupational group. Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations, sales and related occupations, and office and administrative support occupations were the occupational groups with the largest number of New Hampshire job ads posted online during this period.

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New Hampshire Economic Conditions
A monthly publication which highlights economic developments affecting the state.

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Therapist Occupations in New Hampshire
In 2015, there were more than 5,150 New Hampshire workers in therapy-related occupations. This analysis explores therapist specialties, educational avenues in New Hampshire, and compares the supply pipeline to online job postings.

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New Hampshire Employment Security (NHES)
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