Unemployment Insurance Data

Latest Statistics

Seasonally Adjusted Initial Claims
(09/19/2020)
0.9M
Initial Claims for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (09/19/2020) 0.6M
Weeks Claimed in All Programs
(09/05/2020)
26M
Beneficiaries in Regular Program
(CY 2018)
5.2M
Benefits Paid, (Regular Program, CY 2018) $27.5B
Total Outstanding Loans $32.4B
Exhaustion Rate in Regular Program
12 months ending 08/31/2020
72.88%
Avg. Duration in Regular Program
12 months ending 08/31/2020
12.85
weeks
Avg. Weekly Benefit in Regular Program
12 months ending 08/31/2020
$322.71