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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/10 - 2008/10

  Year/Month Change
2009/10 2009/09 2008/10 2009/10 - 2008/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 031 4 030 4 011 0,5
Males 2 017 2 016 2 007 0,5
Females 2 014 2 013 2 004 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 618 2 628 2 677 -2,2
Males 1 346 1 352 1 393 -3,4
Females 1 272 1 276 1 284 -0,9
Employed Both sexes 2 403 2 436 2 522 -4,7
Males 1 229 1 250 1 310 -6,1
Females 1 174 1 186 1 212 -3,2
Unemployed Both sexes 215 192 155 38,6
Males 117 103 83 40,2
Females 98 90 72 36,8
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 413 1 401 1 334 5,9
Males 671 664 613 9,4
Females 742 737 720 3,0

Source: Labour force survey 2009, October. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Heidi Melasniemi-Uutela (09) 1734 2523, Veli Rajaniemi (09) 1734 3434, Olga Kambur (09) 1734 3565, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

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Updated 24.11.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2009, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/10 - 2008/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.9.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2009/10/tyti_2009_10_2009-11-24_tau_002_en.html