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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2018/III - 2019/III

  Year/Quarter Change
2018/III 2019/III 2018/III - 2019/III
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 6,5 6,0 -0,5
Southern Finland AVI 6,4 6,0 -0,4
Southwestern Finland AVI 5,9 5,9 0,0
Eastern Finland AVI 6,9 6,1 -0,8
Western and Inland Finland AVI 6,4 5,2 -1,1
Northern Finland AVI 7,5 7,4 0,0
Lapland AVI 9,0 8,4 -0,6

Source: Labour force survey 2019, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.10.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2019, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2018/III - 2019/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.12.2019].
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