Wisconsin Unemployment Insurance Initial and Weekly Claims Filed

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

UI Week 42 - October 10, 2021 through October 16, 2021

CURRENT WEEK 2021 2020
Regular Initial Claims 5,861 13,816
Regular Weekly Claims 28,096 101,893
PRIOR WEEK 2021 2020
Regular Initial Claims 5,826 14,823
Regular Weekly Claims 29,516 109,044

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.