1.9 Employees aged 15-74 by socio-economic group and sex 2007 - 2009

  Year Change Change
2007 2008 2009 2008/2009 2008/2009
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent
Sex Socio-economic groups          
Both sexes Employees total (incl. employees whose socio-economic status is not known) 2 178 2 207 2 123 -84 -3,8
Upper-level employees 594 607 603 -4 -0,7
Lower-level employees 819 830 816 -14 -1,7
Wage earners 761 764 697 -67 -8,8
Males Employees total (incl. employees whose socio-economic status is not known) 1 075 1 095 1 029 -66 -6,0
Upper-level employees 325 329 324 -5 -1,5
Lower-level employees 212 219 212 -7 -3,2
Wage earners 535 543 490 -53 -9,8
Females Employees total (incl. employees whose socio-economic status is not known) 1 103 1 112 1 094 -18 -1,6
Upper-level employees 269 279 279 0 0,0
Lower-level employees 606 610 604 -6 -1,0
Wage earners 226 221 207 -14 -6,3

Source: Labour force survey 2009. Statistics Finland

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Updated 16.2.2010

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. 2009, 1.9 Employees aged 15-74 by socio-economic group and sex 2007 - 2009 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.9.2019].
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