Thursday, April 9, 2020

Unemployment Maps

UC unemployment takes a late summer tumble

UPPER CUMBERLAND – Unemployment rates in the Upper Cumberland decreased across the board in the month of August. All 14 counties saw numbers tumble...

Which counties have had the biggest unemployment swings?

UC posts 6.2 percent unemployment in September UPPER CUMBERLAND – Unemployment rates were up in many Upper Cumberland counties in September, according to Tennessee Department...

Low state unemployment numbers hold steady

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor UPPER CUMBERLAND – Another month, another low unemployment rate reported. While the preliminary seasonally-adjusted 3.4-percent unemployment rate for March isn’t...

Unemployment up in July in UC

UPPER CUMBERLAND – Unemployment was up almost across the board in the Upper Cumberland in July. Thirteen of the region's 14 counties saw increases...

UC jobless rates, while improved, don’t keep pace with state

UPPER CUMBERLAND – The Upper Cumberland's unemployment rate continues to drop, but the region continues to fail to keep pace with the state. The UC...

Low local unemployment streak continues

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor UPPER CUMBERLAND – Unemployment rates across the state (3.5 percent) continue to hover below the national average (4.1 percent). Locally,...