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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2018, December

Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/09 - 2018/09, persons aged 15-74

  Year/Month Change
2017/09 2018/09 2017/09 - 2018/09
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Regional State Administrative Agencies      
Whole country (incl. Åland) 8,0 6,3 -1,7
Southern Finland AVI 7,7 6,0 -1,7
Southwestern Finland AVI 5,9 5,9 0,0
Eastern Finland AVI 10,0 6,9 -3,1
Western and Inland Finland AVI 9,6 6,6 -3,0
Northern Finland AVI 6,1 6,9 0,8
Lapland AVI . . .

Source: Labour force survey 2018, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.10.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2018, Appendix table 17. Unemployment rates by Regional State Administrative Agencies (AVI) 2017/09 - 2018/09, persons aged 15-74 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.2.2019].
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