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Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2015/01 - 2016/01, persons aged 15-74

  Year/Month Change
2015/01 2016/01 2015/01 - 2016/01
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 8,8 9,3 0,5
Southern Finland AVI 7,6 7,7 0,1
Southwestern Finland AVI 10,0 10,1 0,1
Eastern Finland AVI 11,5 10,8 -0,7
Western and Inland Finland AVI 9,0 11,1 2,1
Northern Finland AVI 8,8 9,4 0,6
Lapland AVI . . .

Source: Labour force survey 2016, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.02.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2016, Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2015/01 - 2016/01, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.11.2019].
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