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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

5.3 Unemployment rate by province 2008/04 - 2007/04

  Year/Month Change
2008/04 2008/03 2007/04 2008/04 - 2007/04
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Province        
Whole country (incl. Åland) 6,2 6,8 7,2 -1,0
Southern Finland 4,7 4,8 6,1 -1,3
Western Finland 6,3 6,8 6,8 -0,5
Eastern Finland 9,2 12,4 9,0 0,2
Oulu 8,5 9,0 12,0 -3,5
Lapland 11,1 9,8 10,8 0,3

Source: Labour force survey 2008, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.5.2008

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2008, 5.3 Unemployment rate by province 2008/04 - 2007/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.11.2019].
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