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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/I - 2018/I

  Year/Quarter Change
2017/I 2018/I 2017/I - 2018/I
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 9,3 8,8 -0,6
Southern Finland AVI 8,6 8,1 -0,4
Southwestern Finland AVI 8,8 8,6 -0,1
Eastern Finland AVI 10,4 10,6 0,1
Western and Inland Finland AVI 9,8 9,4 -0,4
Northern Finland AVI 11,5 8,9 -2,6
Lapland AVI 11,6 9,1 -2,5

Source: Labour force survey 2018, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.4.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2018, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/I - 2018/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.11.2019].
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