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Appendix table 43. Unemployment rates by region (2011) 2011/IV - 2012/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2011/IV 2012/IV 2011/IV - 2012/IV
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Region      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 6,9 7,0 0,2
Uusimaa 5,4 5,8 0,4
Varsinais-Suomi 7,6 7,2 -0,5
Satakunta 4,7 5,6 0,9
Kanta-Häme 6,1 3,6 -2,5
Pirkanmaa 8,5 8,7 0,1
Päijät-Häme 8,5 6,2 -2,3
Kymenlaakso 8,2 7,5 -0,7
South Karelia 8,5 5,8 -2,7
Etelä-Savo 7,7 9,2 1,5
Pohjois-Savo 9,4 7,7 -1,7
North Karelia 11,0 11,0 0,0
Central Finland 7,9 9,6 1,7
South Ostrobothnia 6,2 6,9 0,6
Ostrobothnia 4,7 3,8 -1,0
Central Ostrobothnia 3,6 3,3 -0,3
North Ostrobothnia 7,0 8,9 1,9
Kainuu 7,1 15,0 7,9
Lapland 9,0 10,0 1,0

Source: Labour force survey 2012, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.1.2012

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2012, Appendix table 43. Unemployment rates by region (2011) 2011/IV - 2012/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
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