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9.1 Labour force participation rate by sex and age 2007/IV - 2006/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2007/IV 2007/III 2006/IV 2007/IV - 2006/IV
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 66,3 67,9 65,9 0,5
15-24 46,8 55,0 44,1 2,7
25-54 88,0 88,3 87,5 0,5
55-74 39,1 39,1 39,1 0,0
15-64 74,0 75,9 73,6 0,4
Males 15-74 68,3 70,5 67,9 0,4
15-24 44,2 53,5 42,7 1,5
25-54 90,3 91,1 90,1 0,2
55-74 41,7 42,0 40,7 1,0
15-64 75,1 77,6 75,0 0,1
Females 15-74 64,3 65,4 63,8 0,5
15-24 49,5 56,5 45,6 3,9
25-54 85,6 85,5 84,7 0,9
55-74 36,7 36,4 37,6 -1,0
15-64 72,9 74,2 72,2 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, 9.1 Labour force participation rate by sex and age 2007/IV - 2006/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 26.4.2019].
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