CivMetrics collects economic and labor data for the largest MSAs and states in the United States. We’re posting some of our insights here. In this installment, we look at new unemployment claims by state. Which states had a bad September?

Many pandemic-era federal unemployment benefits expired after Labor Day. How is that affecting new unemployment claims?

Below, find a sortable table of new unemployment claims by state. Which states have had a rough September so far?

NOTE: This data does not include continued claims, only NEW claims. Data includes claims from first 2 weeks of September, and the same periods in 2020 and 2019.