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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, May

6.1 Seasonally adjusted trends 2009/12

Year/Month Employed Unemployed Unemployed
job seekers
(Ministry of Employment
and the Economy)
Unemployment rate,
aged 15–74
Unemployment rate,
aged 15–24
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%) Per cent (%)
2007/12 2 515 178 205 6,6 16,3
2008/01 2 521 175 202 6,4 15,9
2008/02 2 525 170 200 6,3 15,2
2008/03 2 529 165 199 6,1 14,8
2008/04 2 533 164 198 6,1 14,8
2008/05 2 536 167 199 6,1 15,4
2008/06 2 537 169 200 6,2 16,0
2008/07 2 535 169 202 6,3 16,5
2008/08 2 533 173 203 6,4 16,8
2008/09 2 531 177 206 6,5 17,0
2008/10 2 529 178 210 6,6 17,1
2008/11 2 525 180 216 6,6 16,9
2008/12 2 518 184 223 6,8 16,7
2009/01 2 508 190 231 7,0 17,0
2009/02 2 498 199 238 7,3 17,8
2009/03 2 487 209 245 7,7 18,9
2009/04 2 477 218 252 8,1 20,1
2009/05 2 466 224 258 8,3 21,1
2009/06 2 455 227 264 8,5 21,7
2009/07 2 446 227 269 8,5 21,9
2009/08 2 440 226 275 8,5 21,9
2009/09 2 436 226 281 8,5 22,0
2009/10 2 431 231 286 8,7 22,4
2009/11 2 425 235 290 8,9 23,1
2009/12 2 419 236 293 9,0 23,7

Source: Labour force survey 2009, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.01.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
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