Wisconsin Unemployment Insurance Initial and Weekly Claims Filed

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

UI Week 21 - May 17, 2020 through May 23, 2020

CURRENT WEEK 2020 2019
Regular Initial Claims 28,130 3,514
Regular Weekly Claims 291,113 21,608
PRIOR WEEK 2020 2019
Regular Initial Claims 30,999 3,510
Regular Weekly Claims 307,506 22,949

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

2020 Unemployment Insurance Claims by County (YTD)*

2019 Unemployment Insurance Claims by County*

2019 UI Claims by County will return as soon as available.


*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.