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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2007/12 - 2006/12

  Year/Month Change
2007/12 2007/11 2006/12 2007/12 - 2006/12
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 69,5 69,1 69,1 0,3
Males 70,2 71,1 70,9 -0,7
Females 68,7 67,2 67,3 1,4
Unemployment rate Both sexes 6,0 6,1 6,4 -0,4
Males 5,9 5,7 6,0 -0,1
Females 6,1 6,6 6,8 -0,7
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 66,3 66,0 66,1 0,2
Males 68,0 68,5 68,3 -0,3
Females 64,7 63,5 63,9 0,7

Source: Labour force survey 2007, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.1.2008

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2007, 1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2007/12 - 2006/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
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