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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, August

Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2020/I - 2021/I (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.)

  Year/Quarter Change
2020/I 2021/I 2020/I - 2021/I
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 7,1 8,4 1,3
Southern Finland AVI 6,4 8,5 2,1
Southwestern Finland AVI 6,6 7,8 1,2
Eastern Finland AVI 9,3 8,8 -0,6
Western and Inland Finland AVI 7,6 8,8 1,2
Northern Finland AVI 8,2 7,0 -1,2
Lapland AVI 7,5 10,7 3,2

Source: Labour force survey 2021, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 04.05.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2021, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2020/I - 2021/I (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.9.2021].
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