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

  Year/Quarter Change
2014/IV 2015/IV 2014/IV - 2015/IV
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Region      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 8,4 8,7 0,3
Uusimaa 7,3 7,2 -0,1
Varsinais-Suomi 10,0 10,3 0,3
Satakunta 7,8 7,0 -0,8
Kanta-Häme 7,1 6,9 -0,2
Pirkanmaa 9,3 10,9 1,6
Päijät-Häme 10,2 10,1 -0,1
Kymenlaakso 11,7 12,9 1,2
South Karelia 7,4 9,9 2,5
Etelä-Savo 9,6 10,4 0,8
Pohjois-Savo 8,1 7,0 -1,0
North Karelia 10,3 9,3 -0,9
Central Finland 8,3 10,6 2,3
South Ostrobothnia 7,6 8,5 0,9
Ostrobothnia 4,6 6,0 1,5
Central Ostrobothnia 9,4 6,3 -3,1
North Ostrobothnia 9,2 8,9 -0,3
Kainuu 17,6 15,0 -2,6
Lapland 9,0 11,1 2,2

Source: Labour force survey 2015, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.1.2016

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