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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, January

Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/02 - 2018/02, persons aged 15-74

  Year/Month Change
2017/02 2018/02 2017/02 - 2018/02
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 9,2 8,6 -0,6
Southern Finland AVI 8,7 8,0 -0,8
Southwestern Finland AVI 9,2 7,5 -1,7
Eastern Finland AVI 10,6 11,6 1,0
Western and Inland Finland AVI 9,2 9,4 0,1
Northern Finland AVI 9,5 8,4 -1,0
Lapland AVI . . .

Source: Labour force survey 2018, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.03.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2018, Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/02 - 2018/02, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.3.2019].
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