Unemployment decreases in a majority of Tennessee counties
December 29, 2022
November’s unemployment numbers improved in a majority of Tennessee’s 95 counties, according to newly released data from the Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD).
Out of a work force of 5573 in Lewis County, 194 were unemployed. The unemployment rate was 3.5%, down slightly from the October rate of 3.6%.
Sixty-two counties experienced a drop in jobless rates during November when compared to the previous month. The rates remained the same in 25 counties and increased slightly in the remaining eight counties.
Nearly every county in Tennessee logged an unemployment rate...