Unemployment rate drops in 89 Tennessee counties | Tennessee | thecentersquare.com

Jan 3, 2024 | Political News

Tennessee saw the unemployment rate drop in 89 of the state’s 95 counties despite seeing a statewide unemployment rate increase to 3.5% from 3.3% in November.

Meanwhile, the national unemployment rate dropped to 3.7% from 3.9%, putting Tennessee closer to the national average.

The lowest unemployment rates in the state now belong to Moore (2.4%), Williamson (2.6%), Sevier (2.6%), Rutherford (2.7%) and Sumner (2.7%) counties.