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Wisconsin Unemployment Insurance Initial and Weekly Claims Filed

Claim numbers for the prior week will be published to this site Thursday morning.

UI Week 2 - January 2, 2022 through January 8, 2022

CURRENT WEEK 2022 2021
Regular Initial Claims 14,419 22,539
Regular Weekly Claims 48,003 117,123
PRIOR WEEK 2022 2021
Regular Initial Claims 11,017 19,161
Regular Weekly Claims 38,811 100,565

These claims represent the UI regular claims for the State of Wisconsin for the given week.

2022 Unemployment Insurance Claims by County (YTD)*

2021 Unemployment Insurance Claims by County (YTD)*


*The total claims by Wisconsin county may not match the USDOL submitted data due to timing differences and claim reporting for interstate, UCX, UCFE, and Work-Share.