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Appendix table 19. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/IV - 2015/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2014/IV 2015/IV 2014/IV - 2015/IV
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 67,4 67,4 0,0
Males 68,0 67,8 -0,2
Females 66,8 67,0 0,2
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 8,4 8,7 0,3
Males 9,2 9,3 0,0
Females 7,6 8,1 0,6
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 64,4 64,3 -0,1
Males 66,7 66,2 -0,5
Females 62,1 62,4 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 19. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/IV - 2015/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.10.2019].
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