Jobless rates fall in 91 Kentucky counties
FRANKFORT, Ky. - Official unemployment numbers dropped in 91 of Kentucky's 120 counties between February 2012 and February 2013.
None of the counties in the Local 6 area ranked among the 10 lowest unemployment rates. Calloway County had the lowest rate in the region at 7.9 percent, matching the state's rate for the month. It was closely followed by Carlisle County's 8.0 percent.
Fulton County recorded the highest rate in the Local 6 area at 15.9 percent. It is the fifth-highest rate in Kentucky.
For a PDF map of county-by-county unemployment rates in Kentucky, click here.