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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, February

Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2014/IV - 2015/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2014/IV 2015/IV 2014/IV - 2015/IV
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 8,4 8,7 0,3
Southern Finland AVI 7,8 7,9 0,1
Southwestern Finland AVI 9,3 9,3 0,0
Eastern Finland AVI 9,1 8,6 -0,6
Western and Inland Finland AVI 8,1 9,4 1,3
Northern Finland AVI 10,5 9,9 -0,6
Lapland AVI 9,0 11,1 2,2

Source: Labour force survey 2015, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.1.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2015, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2014/IV - 2015/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.4.2019].
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