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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2018/08 - 2019/08, persons aged 15-74

  Year/Month Change
2018/08 2019/08 2018/08 - 2019/08
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 6,8 6,1 -0,6
Southern Finland AVI 6,6 6,0 -0,5
Southwestern Finland AVI 5,8 6,9 1,1
Eastern Finland AVI 7,5 7,0 -0,5
Western and Inland Finland AVI 6,7 4,8 -1,9
Northern Finland AVI 7,0 7,6 0,6
Lapland AVI . . .

Source: Labour force survey 2019, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.09.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2019, Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2018/08 - 2019/08, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
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