KY Unemployment Data Released

Data from the Kentucky Center for Statistics an agency of Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet says unemployment rates increased in all Kentucky Counties between October 2019 and October 2020.Magoffin County recorded the state’s highest unemployment at 16.7, followed by Harlan County: 13.9 percent, Letcher County: 12.1 percent; Martin County: 12 percent; Leslie County: 11.3 percent; Floyd County: 11.1 percent; Perry County: 10.8 percent; Breathitt County: 10.7 percent; Clay County: 10.5 percent; and Johnson and Knott Counties: 10.4 percent each.

Source: MG News

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