Employment Bulletin
June 2022
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 Uusimaa (-23%), Pirkanmaa (-20%), Ostrobothnia (-18%), Lapland (-17%) and Häme (-16%). The number of unemployed jobseekers decreased the least in North Karelia (-11%), South Savo (-11%), and Southeast Finland (-12%). The number of unemployed jobseekers fell the most in Åland, by 39%. Compared to May, the number of unemployed jobseekers increased in the areas of all ELY Centres; the most in Ostrobothnia (23%), North Ostrobothnia (15%) and Pirkanmaa (13 %). In Åland, the number of unemployed jobseekers fell compared to May (-4 %).