Wisconsin Unemployment Insurance Initial and Weekly Claims Filed

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

UI Week 38 - September 12, 2021 through September 18, 2021

CURRENT WEEK 2021 2020
Regular Initial Claims 7,261 12,099
Regular Weekly Claims 35,722 127,767
PRIOR WEEK 2021 2020
Regular Initial Claims 5,954 11,575
Regular Weekly Claims 41,125 129,533

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

2021 Unemployment Insurance Claims by County (YTD)*

2020 Unemployment Insurance Claims by County*


*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.