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Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2014/08 - 2015/08, persons aged 15-74

  Year/Month Change
2014/08 2015/08 2014/08 - 2015/08
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 7,4 8,3 0,9
Southern Finland AVI 7,5 7,6 0,2
Southwestern Finland AVI 8,3 8,5 0,2
Eastern Finland AVI 6,3 7,1 0,8
Western and Inland Finland AVI 6,4 9,1 2,7
Northern Finland AVI 9,6 9,5 -0,1
Lapland AVI . . .

Source: Labour force survey 2015, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.9.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2015, Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2014/08 - 2015/08, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.3.2019].
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