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7.1 Labour force participation rate by sex and age 2007/III - 2006/III

  Year/Quarter Change
2007/III 2007/II 2006/III 2007/III - 2006/III
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 67,9 68,7 67,5 0,4
15-24 55,0 60,5 53,0 2,0
25-54 88,3 88,3 88,2 0,2
55-74 39,1 38,6 38,2 0,9
15-64 75,9 76,9 75,5 0,4
Males 15-74 70,5 71,1 70,1 0,4
15-24 53,5 59,5 53,2 0,2
25-54 91,1 91,0 90,9 0,2
55-74 42,0 40,7 40,3 1,7
15-64 77,6 78,5 77,4 0,2
Females 15-74 65,4 66,4 64,9 0,5
15-24 56,5 61,6 52,7 3,8
25-54 85,5 85,5 85,3 0,2
55-74 36,4 36,6 36,2 0,2
15-64 74,2 75,3 73,6 0,6

Source: Labour force survey 2007, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.10.2007

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
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