Wisconsin Unemployment Insurance Initial and Weekly Claims Filed

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

UI Week 8 - February 14, 2021 through February 20, 2021

CURRENT WEEK 2021 2020
Regular Initial Claims 16,207 6,098
Regular Weekly Claims 107,944 43,996
PRIOR WEEK 2021 2020
Regular Initial Claims 16,205 5,808
Regular Weekly Claims 103,979 44,163

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.