the unemployment rate and trend of unemployment rate 2006/08–2016/08, persons aged 15-74.
the unemployment rate in Finland continued to decline in August, but disguised unemployment and long term unemployment increased.
according to Statistics finland said Tuesday that unemployment in August was 195 000, which was 28,000 less than a year ago.
the unemployment rate was 7.2%, compared to the previous year in August was 8.3%.
at the end of August for work and livelihoods activities in the offices had a total of 342 500 unemployed job seekers.
It has 4 200 fewer than a year earlier.