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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, March

Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/05 - 2018/05, persons aged 15-74

  Year/Month Change
2017/05 2018/05 2017/05 - 2018/05
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 10,7 9,3 -1,5
Southern Finland AVI 9,8 8,4 -1,4
Southwestern Finland AVI 12,6 7,4 -5,3
Eastern Finland AVI 13,2 13,0 -0,1
Western and Inland Finland AVI 10,1 9,9 -0,2
Northern Finland AVI 11,5 9,7 -1,9
Lapland AVI . . .

Source: Labour force survey 2018, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.06.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2018, Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/05 - 2018/05, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.5.2019].
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