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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2015/III - 2016/III

  Year/Quarter Change
2015/III 2016/III 2015/III - 2016/III
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 8,4 7,6 -0,8
Southern Finland AVI 7,7 6,5 -1,2
Southwestern Finland AVI 8,3 8,8 0,5
Eastern Finland AVI 8,7 10,0 1,3
Western and Inland Finland AVI 8,6 8,1 -0,6
Northern Finland AVI 10,2 7,2 -3,0
Lapland AVI 11,3 8,8 -2,6

Source: Labour force survey 2016, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.10.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2016, Appendix table 42. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2015/III - 2016/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.9.2019].
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