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Appendix table 43. Unemployment rates by region (2011) 2014/III - 2015/III

  Year/Quarter Change
2014/III 2015/III 2014/III - 2015/III
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Region      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 7,5 8,4 0,8
Uusimaa 6,8 7,4 0,6
Varsinais-Suomi 8,6 8,9 0,3
Satakunta 6,1 6,9 0,8
Kanta-Häme 6,1 8,2 2,1
Pirkanmaa 8,7 8,9 0,2
Päijät-Häme 8,3 7,6 -0,7
Kymenlaakso 9,8 8,5 -1,3
South Karelia 7,6 10,0 2,4
Etelä-Savo 7,3 9,4 2,1
Pohjois-Savo 8,2 9,2 1,0
North Karelia 6,3 7,2 0,9
Central Finland 9,0 12,1 3,1
South Ostrobothnia 5,1 7,4 2,3
Ostrobothnia 5,0 5,1 0,1
Central Ostrobothnia 5,0 6,0 1,0
North Ostrobothnia 9,2 9,3 0,1
Kainuu 15,0 14,9 -0,2
Lapland 7,3 11,3 4,1

Source: Labour force survey 2015, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.10.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2015, Appendix table 43. Unemployment rates by region (2011) 2014/III - 2015/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 6.12.2019].
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