CBER in the News

Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary July unemployment rate was 5.3 percent, up 0.2 percentage points from June, according to the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics. The rate was 0.3 percentage points higher than a year ago.


The Hopkins County unemployment rate jumped to 5.6 percent in June, up from 4.9 percent in May.


Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary June unemployment rate was 5.1 percent, according to the Office of Employment and Training (OET), an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.