According to New Study Unemployment Claims Improve in Kentucky
The personal finance website WalletHub just released its report on the States Where Unemployment Claims Are Decreasing the Most, and the number of Kentuckians filing new claims for unemployment benefits has decreased. It's great to see the labor market continue to show growth.
Many area businesses have been reporting difficulty filling jobs over the last couple of years, so this is good news to report. If you're looking for a job, or want to make a job change, there are plenty available to choose from. There are amazing manufacturing jobs available right now, and many are hiring at a higher pay rate than ever.
UNEMPLOYMENT IN KENTUCKY
The unemployment rate in Kentucky dropped 19.66% from the previous week based on a new study from the personal finance website WalletHub.
To identify where unemployment claims are decreasing the most, WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia based on changes in unemployment claims for several key benchmark weeks.
1st – Unemployment Claims Decrease vs. Previous Week
48th – Unemployment Claims Decrease vs. Same Week Last Year
5th – Cumulative Unemployment Claims in 2023 vs. Same Period Last Year
28th – Unemployment Claims per 100,000 People in the Labor Force
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