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.

Teacher Preparation Feedback Report

August 2020

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

July 2020

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.

Labor Force Update

July 2020

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

SNAP E&T Dashboard

July 2020

This interactive SNAP E&T Annual report contains five national reporting measures used for federal reporting displayed for each county in Kentucky.

Family Resource Simulator in collaboration with the National Center for Children in Poverty

June 2020

The Family Resource Simulator illustrates the impact of "work supports"—such as earned income tax credits and child care assistance—on the budget of a hypothetical family. It helps families identify where 'cliff effects' occur as their income increases. This work was completed in collaboration with the National Center for Children in Poverty.

Civilian Labor Force Report

June 2020

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).

Better Workplaces, Better World

June 2020

This interactive dashboard utilizes data from the survey conducted by the Louisville Society for Human Resource Management.

Early Childhood Profile

May 2020

This interactive report provides data to show how well Kentucky children are being served before they enter primary school, as well as how they perform academically in 3rd grade.