Regular Unemployment Insurance Claims

Initial Claims

Week Ending Current Prev. Year % change 4 Week Avg.
2021-08-21 2,406 8,865 −72.9% 2,308
2021-08-28 2,404 8,041 −70.1% 2,420
2021-09-04 2,820 7,954 −64.5% 2,553
2021-09-11 2,222 8,340 −73.4% 2,463

Continued Claims

Week Ending Current Prev. Year % change 4 Week Avg.
2021-08-21 32,770 228,500 −85.7% 33,707
2021-08-28 31,754 221,869 −85.7% 33,181
2021-09-04 31,569 216,461 −85.4% 32,307
2021-09-11 35,517 206,395 −82.8% 32,903

Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Claims

Initial Claims

Week Ending Current Prev. Year % change 4 Week Avg.
2021-08-21 1,049 10,871 −90.4% 805
2021-08-28 1,347 10,411 −87.1% 995
2021-09-04 841 9,832 −91.4% 1,042
2021-09-11 248 10,318 −97.6% 871

Continued Claims

Week Ending Current Prev. Year % change 4 Week Avg.
2021-08-21 42,052 137,557 −69.4% 42,332
2021-08-28 43,819 129,928 −66.3% 42,815
2021-09-04 42,953 123,055 −65.1% 42,872
2021-09-11 39,289 117,296 −66.5% 42,028

Extension Program Claims

PEUC

Week Ending Current Prev. Year % change 4 Week Avg.
2021-08-21 75,683 21,635 249.8% 74,222
2021-08-28 74,589 23,760 213.9% 75,583
2021-09-04 75,919 25,898 193.1% 75,164
2021-09-11 37,472 28,121 33.3% 65,916

SEB

Week Ending Current Prev. Year % change 4 Week Avg.
2021-08-21 82 2,338 −96.5% 233
2021-08-28 78 2,889 −97.3% 182
2021-09-04 58 3,187 −98.2% 118
2021-09-11 26,869 3,529 661.4% 6,772

Payment Activity

Program Current Week Prev. Week % change Prev. Year Year-to-Date
Regular UI $20,333,024 $12,672,982 60.4% $61,452,500 $918,949,366
Regular UI-FPUC $25,867,460 $27,961,905 −7.5% $4,507,440 $1,575,749,810
PEUC $11,120,584 $22,040,173 −49.5% $6,961,772 $906,147,715
PUA $9,207,333 $10,729,451 −14.2% $13,984,031 $478,590,254
PUA-FPUC $11,009,545 $13,041,421 −15.6% $5,773,260 $543,363,869
SEB $38,945 $21,428 81.7% $925,362 $243,815,057
LWA $20,460 $30,450 −32.8% $0 $20,247,960
LWA-PUA $28,290 $57,270 −50.6% $0 $10,757,731
All Programs $77,625,640 $86,555,080 −10.3% $93,604,364 $4,697,621,764

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.