Kentucky Jobless Rate

The Kentucky Office of Employment and Training says jobless rates for December fell to 8 percent.

Kentucky Jobless Rate Drops To 7.9% In April

May 16, 2013

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Kentucky's unemployment rate dropped slightly to 7.9 percent in April, down from 8 percent in March.

The state Office of Employment and Training said Thursday that the preliminary April rate was an improvement from the 8.2 percent statewide rate in April 2012.

Kentucky's jobless rate remains above the national rate, which was at 7.5 percent in April.

FRANKFORT, Ky. --  Kentucky's jobless rate has risen slightly to 8.5 percent in the latest statewide numbers.  The Kentucky Office of Employment and Training released the updated unemployment rate on Thursday.