Employment Bulletin
June 2021
Unemployment decreased in the areas of all ELY Centres

Compared to the same period in the previous year, the number of unemployed jobseekers decreased in June in the areas of all Centres for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment (ELY Centres); the most in Ostrobothnia (-35 %), South Ostrobothnia (-33 %) and Pirkanmaa (-30 %). The number of unemployed jobseekers decreased the least in Uusimaa (-20 %), Häme (-21 %) and Central Finland (-21 %). The number of unemployed jobseekers fell the most in Åland, by 50%. Compared to May, the number of unemployed jobseekers increased in the areas of all ELY Centres; the most in Ostrobothnia (11 %), North Ostrobothnia (9 %), North Karelia (8 %), South Ostrobothnia (8 %) and Central Finland (8 %). In Åland, the number of unemployed jobseekers fell compared to May (-11 %).