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2.1 Labour force participation rate by sex and age 2007/04 - 2006/04

  Year/Month Change
2007/04 2007/03 2006/04 2007/04 - 2006/04
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74         66,6         66,6         65,9          0,7
15-24         50,8         47,3         47,9          2,9
25-54         87,9         87,4         87,5          0,3
55-74         37,3         40,3         36,4          0,9
15-64         74,6         74,4         73,9          0,8
Males 15-74         68,6         67,9         67,5          1,1
15-24         48,0         46,5         44,7          3,3
25-54         90,8         88,6         89,3          1,5
55-74         38,9         41,5         39,0          0,0
15-64         76,0         74,8         74,7          1,3
Females 15-74         64,5         65,4         64,3          0,2
15-24         53,8         48,2         51,3          2,5
25-54         84,9         86,2         85,8         -0,9
55-74         35,8         39,1         34,0          1,8
15-64         73,3         74,1         73,1          0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2007, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.5.2007

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2007, 2.1 Labour force participation rate by sex and age 2007/04 - 2006/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.4.2019].
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