72 counties have unemployment rate higher than state average
Commonwealth News Center Update (State of Kentucky News Release)
Date : Thursday, April 20, 2006 Issued By :Ky. Education Cabinet
Summary : In 2005, 72 Kentucky counties had higher annual unemployment rates than the state’s annual jobless rate of 6.1 percent.
(Prior information released indicates that Kentucky has one of the ten highest unemployment rates of the 50 states.)