Tennessee Unemployment Claims Continue To Decline

Thursday, June 25, 2020
Tennessee Unemployment Claims for week ending June 20:

Total Claims Paid

294,363

Total Payments

$298,597,211

Tennessee Payments

$0*

Federal Payments

$298,597,211

*TUC payments paid through the Coronavirus Relief Fund

New Claims Filed: The number of individuals filing new unemployment claims for the previous week.
Continued Claims: The number of claims continued with weekly certifications.

Statewide Data

Week

Week Ending Date

New Claims Filed

Continued Claims

10

March 14, 2020

2,702

16.342

11

March 21, 2020

39,096

16,098

12

March 28, 2020

94,492

34,570

13

April 4, 2020

116,141

112,438

14

April 11, 2020

74,772

199,910

15

April 18, 2020

68,968

267,053

16

April 25, 2020

43,792

324,543

17

May 2, 2020

37,319

321,571

18

May 9, 2020

29,308

325,095

19

May 16, 2020

28,692

314,487

20

May 23, 2020

26,041

310,126

21

May 30, 2020

22,784

302,260

22

June 6, 2020

21,417

292,234

23

June 13, 2020

19,925

280,593

24

June 20, 2020

21,155

266,596

New Claims Since March 15

643,799

 



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