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9.1 Employment rate by sex and age 2008/I - 2007/I

  Year/Quarter Change
2008/I 2007/IV 2007/I 2008/I - 2007/I
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 61,9 62,3 60,8 1,1
15-24 37,9 40,5 35,8 2,2
25-54 83,7 83,7 82,3 1,3
55-74 37,2 36,8 36,1 1,0
15-64 69,1 69,5 67,9 1,1
Males 15-74 64,0 64,3 62,3 1,8
15-24 36,0 38,2 34,3 1,7
25-54 86,2 86,3 84,1 2,1
55-74 39,6 39,0 37,4 2,2
15-64 70,3 70,7 68,6 1,7
Females 15-74 59,8 60,2 59,3 0,5
15-24 39,9 43,0 37,3 2,6
25-54 81,0 81,0 80,5 0,6
55-74 34,8 34,7 34,9 -0,1
15-64 67,8 68,2 67,3 0,5

Source: Labour force survey 2008, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.4.2008

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