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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

5.3 Unemployment rate by province 2009/01 - 2008/01

  Year/Month Change
2009/01 2008/12 2008/01 2009/01 - 2008/01
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Province        
Whole country (incl. Åland) 7,0 6,1 6,8 0,2
Southern Finland 5,8 4,7 5,5 0,3
Western Finland 6,7 6,6 6,4 0,4
Eastern Finland 9,8 7,3 11,1 -1,3
Oulu 9,4 9,2 9,7 -0,3
Lapland 12,1 8,3 9,8 2,2

Source: Labour force survey 2009, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.02.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2009, 5.3 Unemployment rate by province 2009/01 - 2008/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.12.2019].
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