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How reliable are unemployment figures?

I understand there was a change in the way unemployment is measured. Is the new way more accurate?

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5 years ago
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    Eugene Hardy 5 years ago

    I heard that after 99 days plus the end of emergency extentions that the unemployed are no longer counted, just those applying for benefits. I wanted to know how we count the figures in the states. Interesting system in Germany.