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Unemployment Insurance Payments

Average weekly benefit amount

What does this mean?

Benefits paid for total unemployment divided by weeks compensated for total unemployment.

Why does this matter?

UI Payments are an appropriate way to stabilize the economy and protect household incomes on a temporary basis.

North Carolina Ranking
23 / 51

Source: U.S. Department of Labor – Employment and Training Administration

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Unemployment Insurance Payments

Unemployment Insurance Payments