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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, May

7.1 Seasonally adjusted trends 2007/12

Year/month Employed Unemployed Unemployed
job seekers
(Ministry of Employment and the Economy)
Unemployment rate Unemployment rate
        Aged 15–74 Aged 15–24
  1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons % %
2005/12 2 425 219 267 8,3 19,9
2006/01 2 428 216 265 8,2 19,7
2006/02 2 430 211 263 8,0 19,2
2006/03 2 431 207 260 7,9 18,8
2006/04 2 431 207 258 7,8 18,8
2006/05 2 433 208 254 7,8 19,0
2006/06 2 436 206 251 7,8 18,9
2006/07 2 441 205 249 7,8 18,8
2006/08 2 446 205 246 7,8 18,8
2006/09 2 450 204 243 7,7 18,6
2006/10 2 455 201 239 7,6 18,3
2006/11 2 461 196 236 7,4 17,6
2006/12 2 465 191 233 7,2 17,2
2007/01 2 469 189 230 7,2 17,1
2007/02 2 474 189 228 7,1 17,1
2007/03 2 480 187 225 7,0 16,7
2007/04 2 486 181 223 6,8 16,0
2007/05 2 490 179 220 6,8 15,6
2007/06 2 493 183 218 6,9 15,9
2007/07 2 496 185 215 7,0 16,2
2007/08 2 499 185 213 7,0 16,3
2007/09 2 502 185 211 7,0 16,5
2007/10 2 505 183 209 6,9 16,6
2007/11 2 508 181 207 6,8 16,5
2007/12 2 511 180 205 6,7 16,3

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, 7.1 Seasonally adjusted trends 2007/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.7.2019].
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