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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2015/09 - 2016/09, persons aged 15-74

  Year/Month Change
2015/09 2016/09 2015/09 - 2016/09
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 8,4 7,7 -0,8
Southern Finland AVI 7,9 6,5 -1,4
Southwestern Finland AVI 6,8 9,2 2,4
Eastern Finland AVI 9,3 10,4 1,0
Western and Inland Finland AVI 8,2 7,5 -0,7
Northern Finland AVI 11,8 7,2 -4,6
Lapland AVI . . .

Source: Labour force survey 2016, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.10.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2016, Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2015/09 - 2016/09, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.8.2019].
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