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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

11.3 Unemployment rate by province 2009/IV - 2008/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2009/IV 2009/III 2008/IV 2009/IV - 2008/IV
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Province        
Whole country (incl. Åland) 8,2 7,5 6,0 2,2
Southern Finland 7,0 6,3 4,8 2,1
Western Finland 8,8 8,0 6,0 2,7
Eastern Finland 10,8 9,2 7,0 3,8
Oulu 8,3 9,5 9,2 -0,8
Lapland 11,1 10,2 10,2 0,9

Source: Labour force survey 2009, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.01.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2009, 11.3 Unemployment rate by province 2009/IV - 2008/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.11.2019].
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