Claims for unemployment in Tennessee dipped last week, both in new claims and continued claims.
For the week ending July 11, there were 22,431 new claims of unemployment. This is down from the near 26,000 of new claims the prior week. Meanwhile, continuous claims fell by nearly 5,500, with 251,924 continued claims certified. The previous week saw 256,645 claims.
In Coffee County, there were 139 new claims last week, with 2,128 continued claims.