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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

5.3 Unemployment rate by province 2008/01 - 2007/01

  Year/Month Change
2008/01 2007/12 2007/01 2008/01 - 2007/01
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Province        
Whole country (incl. Åland) 6,8 6,0 7,6 -0,8
Southern Finland 5,5 4,5 6,3 -0,8
Western Finland 6,4 5,3 7,4 -1,1
Eastern Finland 11,1 11,3 11,1 0,0
Oulu 9,7 7,9 10,3 -0,6
Lapland 9,8 13,5 9,6 0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2008, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 19.2.2008

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2008, 5.3 Unemployment rate by province 2008/01 - 2007/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.11.2019].
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