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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

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

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

Source: Labour force survey 2019, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.07.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2019, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2018/II - 2019/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.11.2019].
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