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3.1 Employment rate by sex and age 2008/11 - 2007/11

  Year/Month Change
2008/11 2008/10 2007/11 2008/11 - 2007/11
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 62,5 62,9 62,0 0,6
15-24 40,5 39,5 40,5 0,0
25-54 84,1 84,5 83,5 0,5
55-74 37,5 38,3 35,9 1,6
15-64 69,8 70,2 69,1 0,7
Males 15-74 64,7 65,3 64,6 0,1
15-24 38,7 39,0 38,0 0,7
25-54 87,1 87,0 86,7 0,4
55-74 39,4 41,0 39,4 0,0
15-64 71,4 71,8 71,1 0,3
Females 15-74 60,3 60,5 59,3 1,1
15-24 42,5 40,1 43,1 -0,6
25-54 81,0 82,0 80,3 0,7
55-74 35,8 35,8 32,7 3,1
15-64 68,2 68,6 67,2 1,1

Source: Labour force survey 2008, November. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.12.2008

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