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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, May

6.1 Persons not in labour force by main activity and sex 2007/12 - 2006/12

  Year/Month Change
2007/12 2007/11 2006/12 2007/12 - 2006/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Main activity Sex        
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 343 1 357 1 345 -0,2
Males 638 628 629 1,5
Females 705 729 717 -1,6
Students Both sexes 358 367 364 -1,9
Disabled persons Both sexes 213 218 208 2,4
Retired on the basis of age Both sexes 556 565 552 0,7
Persons performing domestic work Both sexes 88 95 99 -11,0
Others (incl. conscripts) Both sexes 128 112 121 5,4

Source: Labour force survey 2007, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.1.2008

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2007, 6.1 Persons not in labour force by main activity and sex 2007/12 - 2006/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.7.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2007/12/tyti_2007_12_2008-01-22_tau_018_en.html