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.

Career and Technical Education Employer Connector

November 2022

The Career and Technical Education (CTE) Employer Connector helps employers and educators find CTE programs closest to them. Users can filter information such as total current enrollment, eligible co-op students, and 12th grade enrollment by program, region, and distance.

Work Ready Communities

November 2022

A Kentucky Work Ready Community certification is a measure of a county's workforce quality. This interactive report helps communities assess their progress in achieving the Work Ready criteria.

Labor Force Update

October 2022

The Labor Force Update highlights recent data releases from the Labor Market Information section of KYSTATS and elsewhere.

Civilian Labor Force Report

September 2022

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).

High School Feedback Report

September 2022

This series of PDF reports provides comparative information about the college-going and college success patterns of Kentucky students by high school.

Kentucky Workforce Dashboard

September 2022

The Kentucky Workforce Dashboard is a user-friendly tool that local workforce areas can use to inform the impact of services in their area.

Talent Pipeline Management

August 2022

This dashboard shows outcomes for those employers and employees associated with Talent Pipeline Management® (TPM®), an employer-led and demand driven approach for businesses to create and manage talent ‘supply chains’. Metrics included from KYSTATS include employment retention by age and wage groups and credential earners by area, institution, and major. The dashboard also includes TPM® employer-provided projected jobs.

County Unemployment Update

August 2022

The County Unemployment Update is an overview of unemployment insurance initial claims for the counties in Kentucky that can be looked at by industry, gender, race, and age. UI Claims will be updated periodically. Data in this dashboard are from the Program for Measuring Insured Unemployment Statistics.

Career and Technical Education Feedback Report

August 2022

This interactive report examines high school Career and Technical Education (CTE) trends in Kentucky and its association with employment and postsecondary outcomes later in life. The report also displays training locations and future demand for employment.

Workforce Overview Report for Kentucky Regions (WORKR)

July 2022

This interactive quarterly report provides a snapshot of Kentucky's workforce at the state and local levels by bringing together data from Kentucky's Labor Market Information branch.