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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/10 - 2018/10, persons aged 15-74

  Year/Month Change
2017/10 2018/10 2017/10 - 2018/10
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 7,3 6,3 -1,0
Southern Finland AVI 7,0 5,9 -1,0
Southwestern Finland AVI 7,1 6,1 -1,0
Eastern Finland AVI 7,6 5,7 -1,9
Western and Inland Finland AVI 8,3 6,8 -1,5
Northern Finland AVI 7,1 8,0 0,8
Lapland AVI . . .

Source: Labour force survey 2018, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.11.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2018, Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/10 - 2018/10, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
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