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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2015/I - 2016/I

  Year/Quarter Change
2015/I 2016/I 2015/I - 2016/I
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 9,7 9,6 -0,1
Southern Finland AVI 8,8 8,3 -0,5
Southwestern Finland AVI 10,2 10,6 0,4
Eastern Finland AVI 10,5 11,2 0,7
Western and Inland Finland AVI 10,1 10,2 0,1
Northern Finland AVI 11,8 11,4 -0,4
Lapland AVI 11,3 12,6 1,2

Source: Labour force survey 2016, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.4.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2016, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2015/I - 2016/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.10.2019].
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