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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/12 - 2018/12, persons aged 15-74

  Year/Month Change
2017/12 2018/12 2017/12 - 2018/12
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 8,4 5,4 -3,0
Southern Finland AVI 7,6 5,7 -1,9
Southwestern Finland AVI 8,3 5,0 -3,3
Eastern Finland AVI 9,8 4,8 -5,0
Western and Inland Finland AVI 9,6 5,6 -4,0
Northern Finland AVI 8,2 5,0 -3,2
Lapland AVI . . .

Source: Labour force survey 2018, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2018, Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/12 - 2018/12, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.8.2019].
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