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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, February

Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2019/11 - 2020/11

  Year/Month Change
2019/11 2020/11 2019/11 - 2020/11
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15-64 Both sexes 71,7 71,8 0,1
Males 72,6 73,3 0,7
Females 70,8 70,2 -0,6
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15-74 Both sexes 5,9 6,9 0,9
Males 6,7 7,0 0,4
Females 5,1 6,7 1,6
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 65,5 66,0 0,6
Males 68,0 68,8 0,7
Females 62,8 63,3 0,4

Source: Labour force survey 2020, November. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.12.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. November 2020, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2019/11 - 2020/11 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.4.2021].
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