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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, March

5.1 Persons not in labour force by main activity and sex 2007/09 - 2006/09

  Year/Month Change
2007/09 2007/08 2006/09 2007/09 - 2006/09
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Main activity Sex        
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 345 1 264 1 350 -0,4
Males 631 569 631 0,0
Females 714 694 719 -0,7
Students Both sexes 374 287 372 0,6
Disabled persons Both sexes 211 218 207 1,9
Retired on the basis of age Both sexes 566 547 550 2,8
Persons performing domestic work Both sexes 85 98 89 -4,6
Others (incl. conscripts) Both sexes 108 114 131 -17,4

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, 5.1 Persons not in labour force by main activity and sex 2007/09 - 2006/09 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.4.2019].
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