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Appendix table 43. Unemployment rates by region (2011) 2013/IV - 2014/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2013/IV 2014/IV 2013/IV - 2014/IV
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Region      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 7,7 8,4 0,7
Uusimaa 6,7 7,3 0,6
Varsinais-Suomi 7,3 10,0 2,8
Satakunta 6,7 7,8 1,0
Kanta-Häme 6,1 7,1 1,1
Pirkanmaa 9,3 9,3 0,0
Päijät-Häme 7,8 10,2 2,4
Kymenlaakso 9,4 11,7 2,3
South Karelia 5,6 7,4 1,9
Etelä-Savo 10,9 9,6 -1,2
Pohjois-Savo 7,8 8,1 0,3
North Karelia 10,3 10,3 0,0
Central Finland 10,4 8,3 -2,1
South Ostrobothnia 6,9 7,6 0,6
Ostrobothnia 4,2 4,6 0,4
Central Ostrobothnia 4,3 9,4 5,0
North Ostrobothnia 9,9 9,2 -0,7
Kainuu 11,3 17,6 6,3
Lapland 10,0 9,0 -1,0

Source: Labour force survey 2014, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.1.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2014, Appendix table 43. Unemployment rates by region (2011) 2013/IV - 2014/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
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