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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2020, May

Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2019/I - 2020/I

  Year/Quarter Change
2019/I 2020/I 2019/I - 2020/I
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 7,1 7,1 0,1
Southern Finland AVI 6,6 6,3 -0,2
Southwestern Finland AVI 5,9 6,7 0,8
Eastern Finland AVI 8,7 9,4 0,7
Western and Inland Finland AVI 7,4 7,5 0,1
Northern Finland AVI 8,3 8,4 0,1
Lapland AVI 8,8 7,9 -0,8

Source: Labour force survey 2020, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.4.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2020, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2019/I - 2020/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.7.2020].
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