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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2014, February

11.3 Unemployment rate by province 2008/II - 2007/II

  Year/Quarter Change
2008/II 2008/I 2007/II 2008/II - 2007/II
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Province        
Whole country (incl. Åland) 7,3 6,6 7,7 -0,4
Southern Finland 6,1 5,3 6,5 -0,5
Western Finland 7,1 6,4 7,0 0,1
Eastern Finland 9,9 10,8 10,9 -0,9
Oulu 9,8 8,6 11,5 -1,7
Lapland 11,7 10,2 11,6 0,1

Source: Labour force survey 2008, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.7.2008

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