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Unemployment Rates

  May-18 Apr-18 May-17
New Hampshire
  SA 2.7% 2.6% 2.7%
  NSA 2.6% 2.7% 2.5%
United States
  SA 3.8% 3.9% 4.3%
  NSA 3.6% 3.7% 4.1%

SA = Seasonally Adjusted
NSA = Not Seasonally Adjusted

Unemployment Claims

May 2018
Initial Claims 2,012
Continued Weeks Claimed 13,882
Average payment for a week of unemployment $336.55

Latest Data

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Economic and Labor Market Information Bureau

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A monthly publication which highlights economic developments affecting the state.


This month’s publication highlights

New Hampshire Manufacturing and Production Occupations — Online Job Postings Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol

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Employment Projections by Industry and Occupation, base year 2016 to projected year 2026

Long-term projections of employment by industry and occupation for a ten-year time span estimated biennially. The latest edition estimates employment for 2016 and projects employment to 2026 for 108 industries and more than 770 occupations

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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 code, estimated employment, entry level wage, mean (average) wage, median wage, and experienced wage.

New Hampshire Occupational Employment and Wages 2017 Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol

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New Hampshire Employment Security (NHES)
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