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

  Year/Quarter Change
2015/II 2015/II - 2016/II
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 10,7 10,0 -0,7
Southern Finland AVI 9,7 9,0 -0,6
Southwestern Finland AVI 11,5 10,1 -1,4
Eastern Finland AVI 12,1 11,9 -0,3
Western and Inland Finland AVI 10,8 10,2 -0,7
Northern Finland AVI 12,2 11,6 -0,5
Lapland AVI 13,5 12,8 -0,7

Source: Labour force survey 2016, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.7.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2016, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2015/II - 2016/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.10.2019].
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