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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/03 - 2007/03

  Year/Month Change
2008/03 2008/02 2007/03 2008/03 - 2007/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 3 997 3 995 3 974 0,6
Males 1 999 1 998 1 987 0,6
Females 1 998 1 997 1 988 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 655 2 633 2 648 0,3
Males 1 371 1 362 1 349 1,7
Females 1 284 1 272 1 300 -1,2
Employed Both sexes 2 475 2 465 2 446 1,2
Males 1 273 1 282 1 246 2,2
Females 1 202 1 183 1 200 0,2
Unemployed Both sexes 180 168 203 -11,4
Males 98 79 103 -4,5
Females 81 88 100 -18,6
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 342 1 362 1 326 1,2
Males 628 637 638 -1,6
Females 714 725 688 3,8

Source: Labour force survey 2008, March. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Pekka Tossavainen (09) 1734 3517, Juha Martikainen (09) 1734 3225, Veli Rajaniemi (09) 1734 3434, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 22.4.2008

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2008, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/03 - 2007/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2008/03/tyti_2008_03_2008-04-22_tau_002_en.html