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Weekly initial unemployment insurance claims decreased from the previous filing week, with continued claims also lower over that period
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Labor Force Participation Rate Edged Lower to 63.7% and Unemployed Virginians Fell by 1,956
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The Virginia Snapshot is a quick reference guide to Virginia’s employment and employment growth, average weekly wages, unemployment rates, and Unemployment Insurance data. The Snapshot is updated monthly.


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