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Appendix table 31. Employed persons aged 15-74 by region (2011) 2017/I - 2018/I

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/I 2018/I 2017/I - 2018/I 2017/I - 2018/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Region        
Whole country (incl. Åland) 2 407 2 469 63 2,6
Uusimaa 794 828 34 4,3
Varsinais-Suomi 209 216 7 3,3
Satakunta 91 90 -1 -1,3
Kanta-Häme 77 76 -1 -1,0
Pirkanmaa 217 223 7 3,0
Päijät-Häme 85 84 -1 -1,0
Kymenlaakso 67 71 4 5,8
South Karelia 49 53 4 8,0
Etelä-Savo 56 57 1 2,0
Pohjois-Savo 106 103 -3 -3,3
North Karelia 63 65 2 3,4
Central Finland 111 116 5 4,2
South Ostrobothnia 82 84 2 2,5
Ostrobothnia 81 80 -1 -1,0
Central Ostrobothnia 31 31 -0 -0,5
North Ostrobothnia 172 177 5 3,0
Kainuu 30 28 -2 -6,4
Lapland 73 74 1 1,8

Source: Labour force survey 2018, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.4.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2018, Appendix table 31. Employed persons aged 15-74 by region (2011) 2017/I - 2018/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.3.2019].
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