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Appendix table 54. Unemployment rates by region (2011) in 2018 - 2020, persons aged 15-74

  Year Change
2018 2019 2020 2019/2020
Per cent, % Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Region        
Whole country (incl. Åland) 7,4 6,7 7,8 1,1
Uusimaa 6,9 6,4 7,2 0,8
Southwest Finland 6,9 6,1 7,2 1,1
Satakunta 6,0 6,5 7,4 0,9
Kanta-Häme 6,5 4,4 6,2 1,8
Pirkanmaa 9,0 7,2 8,2 1,0
Päijät-Häme 7,5 6,3 8,0 1,8
Kymenlaakso 9,1 7,7 8,7 1,0
South Karelia 8,2 8,0 9,8 1,8
South Savo 8,6 6,8 7,8 1,1
North Savo 7,7 6,8 7,6 0,8
North Karelia 8,9 10,4 13,3 2,9
Central Finland 8,9 7,4 9,8 2,4
South Ostrobothnia 4,4 4,4 5,6 1,2
Ostrobothnia 4,9 4,7 5,9 1,3
Central Ostrobothnia 6,7 4,2 6,6 2,4
North Ostrobothnia 7,3 8,0 8,4 0,4
Kainuu 10,8 8,4 7,4 -1,0
Lapland 8,9 8,3 9,3 1,0

Source: Labour force survey 2020, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 28.1.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2020, Appendix table 54. Unemployment rates by region (2011) in 2018 - 2020, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.4.2021].
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