Wisconsin Unemployment Insurance Initial and Weekly Claims Filed

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

UI Week 36 - September 6, 2020 through September 12, 2020

CURRENT WEEK 2020 2019
Regular Initial Claims 11,575 3,593
Regular Weekly Claims 129,533 20,410
PRIOR WEEK 2020 2019
Regular Initial Claims 12,145 3,825
Regular Weekly Claims 137,393 23,004

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*


*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.