Appendix table 25. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) and sex in 2009 - 2010, persons aged 15-74

  Year Change
2009 2010 2009/2010
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Sex Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Both sexes Whole country (incl. Åland) 8,2 8,4 0,1
Southern Finland AVI 6,9 7,3 0,4
Southwestern Finland AVI 7,5 8,3 0,9
Eastern Finland AVI 11,1 10,2 -0,9
Western and Inland Finland AVI 9,2 8,9 -0,3
Northern Finland AVI 9,9 10,0 0,1
Lapland AVI 11,6 11,3 -0,3
Males Whole country (incl. Åland) 8,9 9,1 0,2
Southern Finland AVI 7,5 7,8 0,2
Southwestern Finland AVI 8,1 8,9 0,8
Eastern Finland AVI 11,9 11,2 -0,7
Western and Inland Finland AVI 9,5 9,8 0,3
Northern Finland AVI 10,9 10,7 -0,2
Lapland AVI 11,7 12,8 1,1
Females Whole country (incl. Åland) 7,6 7,6 0,1
Southern Finland AVI 6,2 6,8 0,6
Southwestern Finland AVI 6,8 7,7 0,9
Eastern Finland AVI 10,3 9,1 -1,2
Western and Inland Finland AVI 8,8 7,9 -0,9
Northern Finland AVI 8,6 9,2 0,5
Lapland AVI 11,5 9,6 -1,9

Source: Labour Force Survey 2010. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.2.2011

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. 2010, Appendix table 25. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) and sex in 2009 - 2010, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
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