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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2016/II - 2017/II

  Year/Quarter Change
2016/II 2017/II 2016/II - 2017/II
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 10,0 9,9 -0,1
Southern Finland AVI 9,0 8,9 -0,1
Southwestern Finland AVI 10,1 11,0 0,9
Eastern Finland AVI 11,9 11,5 -0,4
Western and Inland Finland AVI 10,2 10,1 0,0
Northern Finland AVI 11,6 11,2 -0,5
Lapland AVI 12,8 12,0 -0,8

Source: Labour force survey 2017, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.07.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2017, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2016/II - 2017/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 6.12.2019].
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