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KentuckianaWorks, Healthcare jobs most plentiful in latest Labor Market Report for Louisville

Area unemployment rate fell to 4 percent in September

Date Published: 12/14/2015

As the Louisville area jobless rate continues falling, many good-paying jobs remain available, especially in healthcare, according to a report that provides information to help people seeking jobs and planning careers. The State of the Louisville Regional Labor Market report, released today by KentuckianaWorks, shows the unemployment rate for September 2015 was 4 percent compared to 5.1 percent in September 2014 and 9.9 percent in September 2009 at the height of the Great Recession. The 4 percent rate is the Louisville area’s lowest unemployment in 15 years.

While fewer people in the Greater Louisville region are looking for work, nearly 13,000 jobs were posted in the region between July 1 and Sept. 30.

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