Wisconsin Unemployment Insurance Initial and Weekly Claims Filed

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

UI Week 18 - April 25, 2021 through May 1, 2021

CURRENT WEEK 2021 2020
Regular Initial Claims 10,318 37,701
Regular Weekly Claims 84,416 313,758
PRIOR WEEK 2021 2020
Regular Initial Claims 11,317 49,943
Regular Weekly Claims 91,579 320,952

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.