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Appendix table 2. Critical occupations by region of residence in 2018

Region of residence Employed persons in critical occupations, number Employed persons in the region, number Inhabitants in the region, number Share of critical occupations in employed persons in the region, % Share of critical occupations in inhabitants in the region, %
Uusimaa 204,556 797,737 1,671,024 26 12
Southwest Finland 65,324 207,212 478,582 32 14
Satakunta 29,322 87,837 218,624 33 13
Kanta-Häme 22,858 71,700 171,364 32 13
Pirkanmaa 65,748 222,042 515,095 30 13
Päijät-Häme 23,651 79,145 200,629 30 12
Kymenlaakso 23,350 66,762 173,388 35 13
South Karelia 16,359 50,293 128,756 33 13
South Savo 20,466 54,725 144,615 37 14
North Savo 36,966 98,538 245,602 38 15
North Karelia 22,401 61,090 162,240 37 14
Central Finland 36,727 109,970 275,521 33 13
South Ostrobothnia 29,678 77,684 189,715 38 16
Ostrobothnia 27,586 79,559 180,794 35 15
Central Ostrobothnia 10,938 28,271 68,437 39 16
North Ostrobothnia 57,920 166,784 412,161 35 14
Kainuu 10,531 27,836 73,061 38 14
Lapland 25,560 71,610 178,522 36 14
Åland 5,097 14,873 29,789 34 17

Source: Employment Statistics, Statistics Finland

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Updated 16.10.2020

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Employment [e-publication].
ISSN=2323-6825. Industry, employer sector and jobs 2018, Appendix table 2. Critical occupations by region of residence in 2018 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 27.6.2022].
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