Report shows a decrease in Florida unemployment claims

Fewer Floridians have filed for unemployment for the first time.


According to the latest U.S. Department of Labor report, around 4,300 people in Florida filed for unemployment last week.

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This statistic is a change from nearly 5,700 claims the week prior.

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Nationwide, there has been a modest increase in unemployment as a whole.

Florida typically sees a drop in unemployment claims around the holidays.

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