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

  Year/Quarter Change
2008/III 2008/II 2007/III 2008/III - 2007/III
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 64,0 64,3 63,8 0,2
15-24 47,1 48,1 49,3 -2,1
25-54 84,6 84,7 83,7 0,8
55-74 37,9 37,9 36,7 1,2
15-64 71,6 71,9 71,2 0,4
Males 15-74 66,8 67,0 66,6 0,1
15-24 45,9 46,7 48,1 -2,3
25-54 88,0 87,8 87,1 0,9
55-74 40,4 40,8 39,5 1,0
15-64 73,6 73,8 73,3 0,3
Females 15-74 61,3 61,6 61,0 0,3
15-24 48,5 49,6 50,5 -2,0
25-54 81,0 81,5 80,3 0,8
55-74 35,6 35,1 34,2 1,4
15-64 69,6 69,9 69,2 0,4

Source: Labour force survey 2008, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.10.2008

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