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State of Connecticut - Average Weekly Unemployment Initial Claims Benefits
 Average Weekly Unemployment Initial Claims Benefits - State of Connecticut Seasonally/Not Seasonally Adjusted Last Updated: October 15, 2018  
  UI Program Financial Data Connecticut Statewide 
  Average Weekly
Initial Claims

(Not Seasonally Adjusted)
Average
Insured Unemployed
Unemployed
Benefits Paid
Employer
Contributions Collected
August 2018 2,567 36,457 $43,795,000 $4,537,000
August 2017 2,987 39,120 $50,240,000 $749,000
July 2018 3,389    
For 12 Month Period Ending August 31, 2018 (9/17 - 8/18) Taxable Employers Only
  Regular UI Benefits Paid Contributions  
 August 2018 $611,936,000  $700,102,000    
  Total Outstanding Bonds
Used for Benefits
Total Outstanding Federal Loans UC Trust Fund Reserve
 As of August 31, 2018 $0.0 million $0.0 million $622.1 million
  Unemployment Benefits
  Average Weekly Benefit Maximum Weekly Benefit Average Duration of Unemployment
 August 2018 $368 $631 plus $15 / dependent (max. 5) 17.3 weeks
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