Lexington-Fayette Jobs Report

January 2020 Jobs Report

Jobs Added

Metro -2,200
  • Month Over Month: -0.8%
  • 3 Month Average: -33
  • Year Over Year: +0.4%
State -5,400
  • Month Over Month: -0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: -2,633
  • Year Over Year: +0.7%
National +225,000
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 211,000
  • Year Over Year: +1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Metro 3.0%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 2.97%
  • Year Over Year: 0.0%
State 4.3%
  • Month Over Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 4.3%
  • Year Over Year: 0.0%
National 3.6%
  • Month Over Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 3.53%
  • Year Over Year: -0.4%

Local Industry Job Growth from the B.L.S.

Finance & Insurance +100
  • From Last Month: +0.1%
  • 3 Month Average: 74
  • From Last Year: +1.4%
Telecommunications 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 9
  • From Last Year: -1.2%
Accommodation & Food Services +600
  • From Last Month: +0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 180
  • From Last Year: +3.2%
Manufacturing +100
  • From Last Month: +0.3%
  • 3 Month Average: 31
  • From Last Year: +0.3%
Retail Trade -200
  • From Last Month: -0.7%
  • 3 Month Average: 30
  • From Last Year: -3.5%
Transportation & Warehousing +500
  • From Last Month: +0.4%
  • 3 Month Average: 116
  • From Last Year: +2.7%
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing +400
  • From Last Month: +0.6%
  • 3 Month Average: 67
  • From Last Year: +0.9%
Goods Producing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 44
  • From Last Year: +0.5%
Hospitals 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 82
  • From Last Year: +2.2%
Computer & Electronic Product Manufacturing 0
  • From Last Month: 0.0%
  • 3 Month Average: 4
  • From Last Year: -4.7%

U.S. Job Growth for All Sectors

Local Job Reports

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