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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2017, July

Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2016/02 - 2017/02

  Year/Month Change
2016/02 2017/02 2016/02 - 2017/02
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 66,7 67,3 0,6
Males 66,9 67,4 0,5
Females 66,4 67,1 0,7
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 9,4 9,2 -0,2
Males 10,4 10,1 -0,3
Females 8,4 8,2 -0,2
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 64,0 64,1 0,1
Males 65,7 65,9 0,2
Females 62,3 62,3 -0,1

Source: Labour force survey 2017, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.3.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2017, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2016/02 - 2017/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.8.2017].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2017/02/tyti_2017_02_2017-03-21_tau_001_en.html

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