An increase in Tennessee’s unadjusted labor force participation had a slight impact on county unemployment rates in December. According to newly released data from the Department of Labor and Workforce Development, unemployment increased in 87 counties during the month. Five counties saw rates go down, while the numbers remained the same in three counties.
Bedford 3.2 in Nov. 3.3% in Dec.
Cannon 2.6 % in Nov. 2.8 in Dec.
Coffee 2.9 in Nov. 3.2% in Dec.
Franklin 2.9% in Nov. 3.3 in Dec.
Grundy 4.1 in Nov. 4.4% in Dec.
Lincoln 3.2% in Nov. 3.3 in Dec.
Moore 2.2 in Nov. 2.3% in Dec.
Warren 3.5% in Nov. 3.9 in Dec.