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Unemployment Insurance Statistics

Arizona unemployment insurance (UI) claims data are prepared by the Arizona Office of Employment and Population Statistics (EPS) in cooperation with the Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES). DES is the state agency that administers the unemployment insurance program in the state of Arizona. Monthly data excludes extended benefits of all kinds. For extended benefits data, see weekly data table.

Monthly Unemployment Insurance Graphs
1. Number of Claimants Receiving Unemployment Insurance Benefits  |  PDF
2. Average Duration of Unemployment Insurance Payments  |  PDF
3. Unemployment Insurance Exhaustion Rate  |  PDF
4A. Initial Claims  |  PDF
4B. Additional Claims  |  PDF
5. Average Weekly UI Benefit Amount  |  PDF
6. UI Claimants by Age  |  PDF
7. Gender of Claimants  |  PDF
All Seven Graphs in One File  |  PDF
Weekly Unemployment Insurance Graph
Regular Weekly UI Claims in Arizona  |  PDF
Unemployment Insurance Data Tables
Monthly unemployment insurance data in Excel spreadsheet  |  XLS
Weekly unemployment insurance data in Excel spreadsheet  |  XLSX
Unemployment Insurance Glossary
Unemployment insurance terms and acronyms  |  PDF


Need UI benefits?

If you need to file for unemployment insurance benefits, click here for the Unemployment Benefits page at the Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES).

Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefit claims are handled by DES.

Related Links

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Layoff notices in the State of Arizona as reported under the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act (WARN)

Unemployment Tax information for Arizona Employers

National UI Statistics page at the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

Mass Layoff Statistics page at the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics