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

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

Source: Labour force survey 2019, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2019, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2018/IV - 2019/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.3.2021].
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