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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, February

1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2007/09 - 2006/09

  Year/Month Change
2007/09 2007/08 2006/09 2007/09 - 2006/09
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 69,3 71,5 68,7 0,6
Males 70,7 74,1 70,7 0,0
Females 67,9 69,0 66,7 1,1
Unemployment rate Both sexes 6,4 5,9 6,8 -0,5
Males 6,0 5,3 6,2 -0,2
Females 6,8 6,6 7,5 -0,8
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 66,3 68,3 66,0 0,3
Males 68,3 71,4 68,2 0,2
Females 64,2 65,1 63,8 0,4

Source: Labour force survey 2007, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.10.2007

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2007, 1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2007/09 - 2006/09 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.4.2019].
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