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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2014/I - 2015/I

  Year/Quarter Change
2014/I 2015/I 2014/I - 2015/I
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 9,0 9,7 0,7
Southern Finland AVI 8,0 8,8 0,8
Southwestern Finland AVI 8,7 10,2 1,5
Eastern Finland AVI 10,8 10,5 -0,4
Western and Inland Finland AVI 9,9 10,1 0,2
Northern Finland AVI 11,1 11,8 0,7
Lapland AVI 9,1 11,3 2,3

Source: Labour force survey 2015, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.04.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2015, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2014/I - 2015/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.12.2019].
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