KY’s unemployment rate stays at 3.9%

Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary unemployment rate for February was 3.9 percent, according to the Kentucky Center for Statistics, an agency within the Kentucky Education and Labor Cabinet.

The preliminary February 2023 jobless rate was unchanged from January 2023 and unchanged from the 3.9 percent recorded for the state one year ago.

The U.S. seasonally adjusted jobless rate for February 2023 was 3.6 percent, up 0.2 percentage points from January 2023, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.