This year job growth has averaged 207,000 per month, well above last year’s pace of 182,000.
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Unemployment rates fell in 110 Kentucky counties between July 2017 and July 2018 and rose in 10 counties, according to the Kentucky Center for Statistics.
Unemployment rates fell in all 120 Kentucky counties between March 2017 and March 2018, according to the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics.
Unemployment rates fell in 119 Kentucky counties between February 2017 and February 2018 and rose in one (Metcalfe County), according to the KCEWS.
Kentucky’s adjusted preliminary February unemployment rate is 4.1 percent, according to the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics.
Kentucky’s annual unemployment rate dropped to 4.9 percent in 2017 from 5.1 percent in 2016, while nonfarm employment gained 11,300 jobs.
Unemployment rates fell in 102 Kentucky counties, stayed the same in five and rose in 13 counties between Sept. 2016 and Sept. 2017.
The unemployment rate for Sept. 2017 was down from the revised 5.5 percent reported for Aug. 2017.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 14, 2016) — Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary unemployment rate for March 2016 fell to 5.6 percent from a revised 5.8 percent in...
FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 24, 2016) – Unemployment rates rose in 114 Kentucky counties between February 2015 and February 2016, fell in four counties (Casey...