Wyoming Unemployment Insurance Claims Report, September 2022

Initial and continued Unemployment Insurance (UI) claims in Wyoming continued to decline to near historic lows in September 2022.

There were 924 initial claims in September 2022, down from 1,286 in September 2021 (-362, or -28.1%) and down from 1,109 in September 2019 prior to the COVID-19 pandemic (-185, or -16.7%).

The 924 initial claims marked the fourth lowest one-month total since at least 2007.

The total number of continued weeks claimed in Wyoming decreased from 6,882 in September 2021 to 5,138 in September 2022 (-1,744, or -25.3%). Continued claims were also down 16.1% compared to the 6,814 in September 2019 prior to the pandemic.

The 5,138 continued weeks claimed also marked the lowest one-month total dating back to at least 2007.The complete Wyoming UI claims report for September 2022 is available here. For additional UI claims data, please click here.

Published October 19, 2022.