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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, May

7.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/II - 2007/II

  Year/Quarter Change
2008/II 2008/I 2007/II 2008/II - 2007/II
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 001 3 995 3 978 0,6
Males 2 001 1 998 1 989 0,6
Females 2 000 1 997 1 989 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 776 2 650 2 735 1,5
Males 1 444 1 368 1 415 2,0
Females 1 333 1 282 1 320 1,0
Employed Both sexes 2 574 2 474 2 524 2,0
Males 1 342 1 280 1 311 2,4
Females 1 232 1 194 1 214 1,5
Unemployed Both sexes 202 176 210 -3,9
Males 102 88 104 -2,6
Females 101 88 106 -5,3
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 225 1 345 1 243 -1,5
Males 558 630 574 -2,8
Females 667 715 669 -0,3

Source: Labour force survey 2008, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.7.2008

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2008, 7.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/II - 2007/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.7.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2008/06/tyti_2008_06_2008-07-22_tau_020_en.html