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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, April

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/01 - 2007/01

  Year/Month Change
2008/01 2007/12 2007/01 2008/01 - 2007/01
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 3 993 3 991 3 972 0,5
Males 1 997 1 996 1 985 0,6
Females 1 996 1 995 1 986 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 661 2 648 2 575 3,3
Males 1 370 1 358 1 316 4,0
Females 1 291 1 290 1 259 2,6
Employed Both sexes 2 480 2 490 2 380 4,2
Males 1 284 1 278 1 216 5,5
Females 1 196 1 212 1 164 2,8
Unemployed Both sexes 181 158 195 -7,4
Males 86 80 100 -14,2
Females 95 79 95 -0,3
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 332 1 343 1 397 -4,6
Males 627 638 669 -6,3
Females 705 705 728 -3,1

Source: Labour force survey 2008, January. Statistics Finland

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Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 19.2.2008

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2008, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/01 - 2007/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 27.5.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2008/01/tyti_2008_01_2008-02-19_tau_002_en.html