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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 20 - May 8, 2022 through May 14, 2022

CURRENT WEEK 2022 2021
Regular Initial Claims 3,231 9,868
Regular Weekly Claims 16,916 73,885
PRIOR WEEK 2022 2021
Regular Initial Claims 3,226 10,373
Regular Weekly Claims 18,235 79,859

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.