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Unemployment Rates

  Dec-16 Nov-16 Dec-15
New Hampshire
  SA 2.6% 2.7% 3.1%
  NSA 2.5% 2.5% 2.9%
United States
  SA 4.7% 4.6% 5.0%
  NSA 4.5% 4.4% 4.8%

SA = Seasonally Adjusted
NSA = Not Seasonally Adjusted

Unemployment Claims

January 2017
Initial Claims 3,775
Continued Weeks Claimed 24,348
Average payment for a week of unemployment $317.03

Latest Data

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New Hampshire Economic Conditions
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New Hampshire Occupational Employment and Wages
Contains wage and employment estimates for roughly 600 occupations in New Hampshire. Data tables include job title, SOC (Standard Occupational Classification) code, estimated employment, entry level wage, mean (average) wage, median wage, and experienced wage.

Our latest publication contains data from May 2015 - aged to June 2016pdf file

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New Hampshire Employment Security (NHES)
45 South Fruit Street  |  Concord NH 03301  |  603-224-3311  |  1-800-852-3400
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