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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/01 - 2015/01

  Year/Month Change
2014/01 2015/01 2014/01 - 2015/01
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 67,0 66,7 -0,2
Males 67,2 66,3 -1,0
Females 66,7 67,2 0,5
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 8,5 8,8 0,3
Males 9,5 9,9 0,4
Females 7,4 7,6 0,2
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 63,7 64,1 0,4
Males 65,6 65,7 0,0
Females 61,8 62,6 0,8

Source: Labour force survey 2015, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.2.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2015, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/01 - 2015/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
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