Kentucky’s OET (Office of Employment and Training) recently released the November unemployment figures for Lexington and the surrounding area. This amount of lag is typical. We should know the December numbers for Lexington in early to mid February. US numbers for December are scheduled to be released tomorrow.
All figures below are not seasonally adjusted.
Lexington-Fayette County: 4.8%
Lexington-Fayette MSA*: 5.1%
*Fayette, Bourbon, Clark, Jessamine, Scott, and Woodford Counties