KY Unemployment Numbers Released

Frankfort, KY — Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary July 2019 unemployment rate was 4.3 percent, that according to the Kentucky Center for Statistics, an agency within the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet. The unemployment rate for July was up from the 4.1 percent reported for June 2019. The U.S. seasonally adjusted jobless rate for July 2019 was 3.7 percent, unchanged from June, that according to the U.S. Department of Labor. County numbers will be released next week.