(Herald Leader, 21 April 2018)
Unemployment in Kentucky is at the lowest rate ever recorded in the 42 years since the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics began providing the data.
The Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet said the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment in March was 4 percent, down from 5.2 percent a year earlier.
Nationally, unemployment in March stood at 4.1 percent, the same as it was in February. Kentucky's revised unemployment rate for February was 4.1 percent.