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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/10 - 2009/10

  Year/Month Change
2010/10 2010/09 2009/10 2010/10 - 2009/10
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 67,9 67,3 66,7 1,2
Males 68,8 68,9 67,3 1,6
Females 67,0 65,7 66,2 0,8
Unemployment rate Both sexes 7,4 7,0 8,2 -0,9
Males 7,7 7,4 8,7 -1,0
Females 7,0 6,5 7,7 -0,8
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 65,3 64,6 64,9 0,4
Males 67,3 67,4 66,7 0,6
Females 63,3 61,8 63,2 0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2010, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.11.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2010, 1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/10 - 2009/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.9.2019].
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