Name: Unemployment Data

 

Abstract: This dataset looks at the monthly unemployment data for the United States from January 1948-March 1996.

 

Variable (column):

  1. Date
  2. Mean Weekly Claims (of unemployment insurance)
  3. Unemployment
  4. Unemployment Rate (%)
  5. Duration (of unemployment in weeks)

 

Possible Uses: Correlation

 

References: Survey of Current Business