By Michelle Price
UCBJ Managing Editor
UPPER CUMBERLAND – All 95 of the counties in Tennessee reported lower unemployment in November 2018 according to data recently released by the Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development.
While the county-by-county unemployment rates are down slightly across the UC, Warren County (3.8) is the only county to see over a one percentage point drop.
Smith County (2.9) continued to lead the UC with the only rate below 3.0 percent.
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Source: Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development
According to the Tennessee Department of Labor & Workforce Development, nearly all of the state’s 95 counties reported unemployment rates below 5 percent. Lauderdale, Bledsoe, McNairy and Hardeman counties topped 5 percent with 5.8, 5.2, 5.0 and 5.0, respectively.
All data is not seasonally adjusted.