Regular Unemployment Insurance Claims

Initial Claims

Week Ending Current Prev. Year % change 4 Week Avg.
2021-12-18 2,679 7,798 −65.6% 2,295
2021-12-25 2,269 7,209 −68.5% 2,384
2022-01-01 2,655 8,461 −68.6% 2,448
2022-01-08 3,477 9,511 −63.4% 2,770

Continued Claims

Week Ending Current Prev. Year % change 4 Week Avg.
2021-12-18 21,760 86,282 −74.8% 22,265
2021-12-25 21,103 78,648 −73.2% 22,057
2022-01-01 21,451 77,635 −72.4% 21,563
2022-01-08 21,604 79,142 −72.7% 21,480

Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Claims

Initial Claims

Week Ending Current Prev. Year % change 4 Week Avg.
2021-12-18 0 13,498 −100.0% 0
2021-12-25 0 5,046 −100.0% 0
2022-01-01 0 1,116 −100.0% 0
2022-01-08 0 8,379 −100.0% 0

Continued Claims

Week Ending Current Prev. Year % change 4 Week Avg.
2021-12-18 0 99,305 −100.0% 0
2021-12-25 0 97,991 −100.0% 0
2022-01-01 0 96,341 −100.0% 0
2022-01-08 0 89,738 −100.0% 0

Extension Program Claims

PEUC

Week Ending Current Prev. Year % change 4 Week Avg.
2021-12-18 0 99,474 −100.0% 0
2021-12-25 0 95,439 −100.0% 0
2022-01-01 0 86,101 −100.0% 0
2022-01-08 0 71,599 −100.0% 0

SEB

Week Ending Current Prev. Year % change 4 Week Avg.
2021-12-18 7 20,611 −100.0% 14
2021-12-25 3 23,973 −100.0% 12
2022-01-01 11 34,516 −100.0% 10
2022-01-08 3 47,876 −100.0% 6

Payment Activity

Program Current Week Prev. Week % change Prev. Year Year-to-Date
Regular UI $5,928,868 $5,019,682 18.1% $37,225,409 $10,948,549
Regular UI-FPUC $677,350 $455,055 48.9% $47,636,340 $1,132,405
PEUC $191,633 $198,359 −3.4% $23,918,950 $389,991
PUA $252,226 $147,620 70.9% $26,647,201 $399,845
PUA-FPUC $296,782 $190,054 56.2% $26,209,040 $486,836
SEB $4,733 $2,310 104.9% $9,552,500 $7,043
LWA $4,050 $11,460 −64.7% $1,109,880 $15,510
LWA-PUA $26,910 $18,930 42.2% $1,773,450 $45,840
All Programs $7,382,551 $6,043,469 22.2% $174,072,769 $13,426,020

Notes/Special Factors Affecting Data: Regular initial claims are being adjusted to net out transitional claims. Regular UI payments include all IRS withholdings across programs.