The Kentucky Center for Statistics (KYSTATS) collects and links data to evaluate education and workforce efforts in the Commonwealth. This includes developing reports, responding to research requests, and providing statistical data about these efforts so policymakers, agencies, and the general public can make better informed decisions.
This interactive report allows users to explore estimates from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) program and the Current Population Survey (CPS).
Youth and Young Adult Populations
This interactive report is aimed at youth and young adults aged 14-24. It measures outcomes identified by national and local leaders by specific sub-populations that have been identified as underserved.
Labor Force Update
The Labor Force Update highlights recent data releases from the Labor Market Information section of KYSTATS and elsewhere.
This interactive report is the first KYSTATS report to display data for legislative districts. Topics covered in this report include a variety of economic, health, housing, and education metrics.
Kentucky Workforce Dashboard
The Kentucky Workforce Dashboard is a user-friendly tool that local workforce areas can use to inform the impact of services in their area.
Initial COVID-19 Employment Exploration
This interactive report takes a look at the characteristics and calendar year 2019 wage distributions of unemployment initial claimants between March 15th and April 30th, 2020. Wage distributions can be examined by various demographics and industries, comparing them to the overall 2019 Kentucky UI-covered workforce.
Teacher Preparation Feedback Report
Who will educate Kentucky P-12 students in the coming years? What are they specializing in? This interactive report provides data on students enrolled in teacher preparation programs in Kentucky, including employment outcomes by program.
Teacher Equity Report
The Kentucky Teacher Equity Report presents two perspectives on the educational workforce. The first approach follows the 2012 Kentucky high school graduating class across the teacher pipeline to determine the progression down the teacher pipeline across 7 years following high school graduation. The second approach leverages KDE school report card data to provide a breakdown of student and teacher demographics during the 2019 AY.
Family/Caregiver Needs-sensing Survey
Data for this interactive dashboard are from a survey deployed by the Kentucky Department of Education that gathered information about family and caregiver needs resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Teacher Needs-sensing Survey
Data for this interactive dashboard are from a survey deployed by the Kentucky Department of Education that gathered information from teachers as they face professional and personal challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.