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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/12 - 2015/12

  Year/Month Change
2014/12 2015/12 2014/12 - 2015/12
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 67,4 66,9 -0,5
Males 68,0 67,7 -0,3
Females 66,8 66,2 -0,6
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 8,8 9,2 0,4
Males 9,4 9,5 0,1
Females 8,2 8,8 0,7
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 64,5 64,0 -0,6
Males 66,7 65,9 -0,8
Females 62,3 62,0 -0,3

Source: Labour force survey 2015, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.1.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2015, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/12 - 2015/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.10.2019].
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