A more recent publication of this set of statistics is available.

Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2015/12 - 2016/12, persons aged 15-74

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

Source: Labour force survey 2016, December. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Pertti Taskinen 029 551 2690, Joanna Viinikka 029 551 3796, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

Director in charge: Jari Tarkoma


Updated 24.1.2017

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2016, Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2015/12 - 2016/12, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2016/12/tyti_2016_12_2017-01-24_tau_017_en.html