Kentucky officials say unemployment rates fell in 110 of the state’s counties between July 2017 and July 2018.
The Kentucky Center for Statistics says jobless rates rose in the state’s other 10 counties.
Officials say Woodford Co had the state’s lowest unemployment rate at 3.5 percent, followed by Campbell Co at 3.6 percent. Boone and Kenton counties were next at 3.7 percent each, followed by Fayette, Oldham and Scott counties at 3.8 percent each.
Magoffin Co had the state’s highest jobless rate at 13.8 percent. Carter Co was next at 9.7 percent, followed by Elliott Co at 9.4 percent, Wolfe Co at 9.1 percent, Leslie Co at 8.8 percent, Harlan Co at 8.5 percent and Clay and Knott counties at 8.1 percent each.