COVID-19 Information from N.C. Commerce

From the Employment Security Division

Daily Unemployment Insurance (UI) Claims

0Total Number of People Applying for UI Benefits Claims filed from March 15 - August 6, 2020. NOTE: Total number of claims received: 2,097,430.
More UI Claims Data Claims by county, with demographic and industry information
0Total Number of People Paid UI Benefits Payments from March 15 - August 7, 2020. NOTE: UI claims and payment data is subject to revision. This preliminary data may not match information from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration (ETA). ETA utilizes specific data reporting guidelines and methodologies which were not applied to the data published here.
$0BillionUI Payments Issued - Total

NC Is for Business

Whether you’re looking to start, locate or expand a business in North Carolina, we can help you make it happen.

Why NC?

North Carolina boasts a highly adaptable workforce, world-class educational system, central East Coast location and an unparalleled quality of life.

Governor Roy Cooper

Roy Cooper leads North Carolina's economic development team, bringing jobs and prosperity to the state.

Secretary Anthony M. Copeland

Tony Copeland became North Carolina’s Secretary of Commerce in January 2017, marking a return to the agency for the experienced business executive.