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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

11.3 Unemployment rate by province 2008/I - 2007/I

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

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, 11.3 Unemployment rate by province 2008/I - 2007/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
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