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Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2019/III - 2020/III

  Year/Quarter Change
2019/III 2020/III 2019/III - 2020/III
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 6,0 7,7 1,6
Southern Finland AVI 6,0 7,7 1,7
Southwestern Finland AVI 5,9 7,4 1,5
Eastern Finland AVI 6,1 9,2 3,1
Western and Inland Finland AVI 5,2 6,4 1,2
Northern Finland AVI 7,4 8,3 0,9
Lapland AVI 8,4 11,5 3,1

Source: Labour force survey 2020, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.10.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2020, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2019/III - 2020/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.6.2021].
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