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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, February

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/02 - 2007/02

  Year/Month Change
2008/02 2008/01 2007/02 2008/02 - 2007/02
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 3 995 3 993 3 973 0,6
Males 1 998 1 997 1 986 0,6
Females 1 997 1 996 1 987 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 633 2 661 2 617 0,6
Males 1 362 1 370 1 346 1,2
Females 1 272 1 291 1 271 0,1
Employed Both sexes 2 465 2 480 2 420 1,9
Males 1 282 1 284 1 247 2,8
Females 1 183 1 196 1 173 0,9
Unemployed Both sexes 168 181 197 -14,7
Males 79 86 99 -19,6
Females 88 95 98 -9,6
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 362 1 332 1 357 0,4
Males 637 627 641 -0,6
Females 725 705 716 1,3

Source: Labour force survey 2008, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 18.3.2008

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2008, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/02 - 2007/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.4.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2008/02/tyti_2008_02_2008-03-18_tau_002_en.html