There were 885 initial claims in August 2023, approximately 10% lower compared to August 2022. Claims also were down approximately 10% over the month.
The total number of continued weeks claimed increased from 5,870 in August 2022 to 6,452 in August 2023 (582, or 9.9%).
There were 1,842 unique claimants, up 2.0% over the year.
The August 2023 Unemployment Insurance claims report also provides detailed information on initial and continued claims at the industry and county levels. The complete Wyoming UI claims report for August 2023 is available at https://doe.state.wy.us/lmi/UI/0823_UI.pdf.
For additional UI claims data, please click here: https://doe.state.wy.us/lmi/ui.htm.
Published September 19, 2023.