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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

5.3 Unemployment rate by province 2008/03 - 2007/03

  Year/Month Change
2008/03 2008/02 2007/03 2008/03 - 2007/03
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Province        
Whole country (incl. Åland) 6,8 6,4 7,7 -0,9
Southern Finland 4,8 5,7 7,2 -2,4
Western Finland 6,8 6,0 6,7 0,1
Eastern Finland 12,4 8,8 10,2 2,2
Oulu 9,0 7,2 10,5 -1,5
Lapland 9,8 11,0 8,9 0,9

Source: Labour force survey 2008, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.4.2008

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2008, 5.3 Unemployment rate by province 2008/03 - 2007/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.11.2019].
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