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Unemployment Rates

  Sep-16 Aug-16 Sep-15
New Hampshire
  SA 2.9% 3.0% 3.3%
  NSA 2.6% 2.9% 3.0%
United States
  SA 5.0% 4.9% 5.1%
  NSA 4.8% 5.0% 4.9%

SA = Seasonally Adjusted
NSA = Not Seasonally Adjusted

Unemployment Claims

September 2016
Initial Claims 2,010
Continued Weeks Claimed 13,657
Average payment for a week of unemployment $332.84

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New Hampshire Economic Conditions
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Health Care Workers in New Hampshire
Health care is important to everyone. But more than just personal health and well-being, the health care industry makes significant contributions to the New Hampshire economy. This report discusses aspects of health care employment, such as employment by age and employment projections for health care workers, as well as information found in online job postings.

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Information Technology Occupations in NH
Information technology is not a unified industry but is more accurately defined as a group of occupations. This report discusses online job postings for information technology jobs, the employers advertising for these workers, and some of the technological abilities specified in the job ads. The report also looks at the future outlook for information technology occupations.

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