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Appendix table 43. Unemployment rates by region (2011) 2014/II - 2015/II

  Year/Quarter Change
2014/II 2015/II 2014/II - 2015/II
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Region      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 9,6 10,7 1,1
Uusimaa 8,0 9,2 1,2
Varsinais-Suomi 10,7 11,1 0,3
Satakunta 8,1 12,3 4,2
Kanta-Häme 6,0 9,6 3,6
Pirkanmaa 10,0 11,7 1,7
Päijät-Häme 12,9 10,1 -2,8
Kymenlaakso 10,7 13,6 2,9
South Karelia 9,7 10,6 1,0
Etelä-Savo 9,3 9,7 0,4
Pohjois-Savo 9,9 12,4 2,5
North Karelia 11,3 13,9 2,6
Central Finland 12,9 13,9 0,9
South Ostrobothnia 8,8 8,6 -0,2
Ostrobothnia 6,3 9,1 2,7
Central Ostrobothnia 7,3 3,6 -3,7
North Ostrobothnia 12,0 11,7 -0,3
Kainuu 17,9 14,6 -3,3
Lapland 13,4 13,5 0,1

Source: Labour force survey 2015, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.07.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2015, Appendix table 43. Unemployment rates by region (2011) 2014/II - 2015/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
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