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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2015/06 - 2016/06

  Year/Month Change
2015/06 2016/06 2015/06 - 2016/06
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 71,0 72,0 1,0
Males 72,2 74,7 2,5
Females 69,7 69,3 -0,5
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 10,0 9,3 -0,6
Males 10,5 8,5 -2,0
Females 9,4 10,2 0,8
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 68,4 68,7 0,2
Males 71,3 71,8 0,5
Females 65,6 65,6 0,0

Source: Labour force survey 2016, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.7.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2016, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2015/06 - 2016/06 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.10.2019].
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