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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, March

Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/07 - 2018/07, persons aged 15-74

  Year/Month Change
2017/07 2018/07 2017/07 - 2018/07
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 7,5 6,5 -1,0
Southern Finland AVI 6,7 6,6 -0,1
Southwestern Finland AVI 8,2 6,1 -2,2
Eastern Finland AVI 9,7 6,4 -3,3
Western and Inland Finland AVI 8,4 5,8 -2,6
Northern Finland AVI 6,3 8,4 2,2
Lapland AVI . . .

Source: Labour force survey 2018, July. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.08.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. July 2018, Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/07 - 2018/07, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.5.2019].
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