Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Unemployment Maps

Jobless rates spike in June

UPPER CUMBERLAND – The Upper Cumberland saw an across-the-board spike in unemployment rates in June. All 14 counties were up month-to-month, according to data released...

UC posts unemployment improvement; region still lags state statistics

UPPER CUMBERLAND – A majority of Upper Cumberland counties saw marked improvements in unemployment in November. Four counties, including Cannon (5.8), Smith (6.1), Macon (6.6)...

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,...

Unemployment drops across UC

NASHVILLE – For the month of September, unemployment dropped in every county in the Upper Cumberland and in 90 of...

Several UC counties report unemployment rate dip

By Amye Anderson UCBJ Managing Editor UPPER CUMBERLAND – Many counties in the Upper Cumberland saw their February unemployment rates shrink compared to the previous month. Cannon...

Is the UC nearing full employment?

UPPER CUMBERLAND – Pockets of the Upper Cumberland dipped under 5 percent unemployment in January as jobless rates continue to drop significantly year-over-year. But...