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Appendix table 3. Unemployed at the end of 2018 and share of long-term unemployed by region

Region Unemployed Persons having been unemployed for over a year Share of persons having been unemployed for over a year of the unemployed, %
Åland 548 89 16.2
South Karelia 6,866 1,384 20.2
South Ostrobothnia 6,848 845 12.3
Etelä-Savo 7,061 1,550 22.0
Kainuu 3,768 752 20.0
Kanta-Häme 7,257 1,922 26.5
Central Ostrobothnia 2,373 443 18.7
Central Finland 15,857 3,587 22.6
Kymenlaakso 10,202 2,620 25.7
Lapland 9,395 1,846 19.6
Pirkanmaa 22,934 5,348 23.3
Ostrobothnia 5,388 1,192 22.1
North Karelia 9,863 2,651 26.9
North Ostrobothnia 20,007 5,034 25.2
Pohjois-Savo 12,132 3,347 27.6
Päijät-Häme 11,905 3,664 30.8
Satakunta 10,130 2,005 19.8
Uusimaa 72,466 22,368 30.9
Varsinais-Suomi 21,454 5,564 25.9
WHOLE COUNTRY 256,454 66,211 25.8

Source: Employment Statistics, Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.5.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Employment [e-publication].
ISSN=2323-6825. Background information on unemployed persons 2018, Appendix table 3. Unemployed at the end of 2018 and share of long-term unemployed by region . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 7.12.2022].
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