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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2018/I - 2019/I

  Year/Quarter Change
2018/I 2019/I 2018/I - 2019/I
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 8,8 7,1 -1,7
Southern Finland AVI 8,1 6,6 -1,6
Southwestern Finland AVI 8,6 5,9 -2,7
Eastern Finland AVI 10,6 8,7 -1,9
Western and Inland Finland AVI 9,4 7,4 -2,0
Northern Finland AVI 8,9 8,3 -0,5
Lapland AVI 9,1 8,8 -0,3

Source: Labour force survey 2019, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.04.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2019, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2018/I - 2019/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
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