unemployment

April unemployment statistics

Oregon’s April unemployment rate makes biggest jump in history (Statesman Journal, 5/19/2020)

Public health shutdown leaves Oregon’s jobs in a big hole (Portland Tribune, 5/19/2020)

Oregon unemployment hits 14.2% as COVID-19 takes its toll (Bend Bulletin, 5/19/2020)

Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

Latest unemployment numbers

Oregon unemployment claims climb to over 380,000 following coronavirus shutdown (Statesman Journal, 5/7/2020)

Oregon Employment Dept. reports nearly 20,000 initial jobless claims filed last week (KTVZ, 5/7/2020)

Oregon sees 19,600 more initial claims for unemployment benefits (KATU, 5/7/2020)

Weekly new unemployment claims (weekly) Oregon Employment Department

Work Share program

What Is “Work Share Oregon” and How Can It Help Avoid Layoffs? (JD Supra, 5/5/2020)

Work share Oregon : helping you strategize instead of downsize (2016) Oregon Employment Department

Work share Oregon : ayudándolo a estrategizare en vez de reducir (2016) Oregon Employment Department

What is Work share Oregon? (2017) Oregon Employment Department