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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/08 - 2018/08, persons aged 15-74

  Year/Month Change
2017/08 2018/08 2017/08 - 2018/08
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 7,5 6,8 -0,7
Southern Finland AVI 6,7 6,6 -0,1
Southwestern Finland AVI 9,4 5,8 -3,7
Eastern Finland AVI 9,4 7,5 -1,9
Western and Inland Finland AVI 7,1 6,7 -0,4
Northern Finland AVI 7,7 7,0 -0,7
Lapland AVI . . .

Source: Labour force survey 2018, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.09.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2018, Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/08 - 2018/08, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
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