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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/12 - 2007/12

  Year/Month Change
2008/12 2008/11 2007/12 2008/12 - 2007/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 014 4 012 3 991 0,6
Males 2 008 2 007 1 996 0,6
Females 2 006 2 005 1 995 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 658 2 671 2 648 0,4
Males 1 368 1 375 1 358 0,8
Females 1 290 1 295 1 290 0,0
Employed Both sexes 2 497 2 509 2 490 0,3
Males 1 286 1 300 1 278 0,6
Females 1 211 1 210 1 212 -0,1
Unemployed Both sexes 161 161 158 1,9
Males 83 76 80 3,3
Females 79 85 79 0,6
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 355 1 342 1 343 0,9
Males 640 632 638 0,2
Females 716 710 705 1,5

Source: Labour force survey 2008, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.01.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2008, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/12 - 2007/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 24.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2008/12/tyti_2008_12_2009-01-20_tau_002_en.html