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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/01 - 2008/01

  Year/Month Change
2009/01 2008/12 2008/01 2009/01 - 2008/01
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 015 4 013 3 992 0,6
Males 2 008 2 008 1 996 0,6
Females 2 006 2 005 1 995 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 638 2 658 2 660 -0,8
Males 1 365 1 368 1 369 -0,3
Females 1 273 1 289 1 291 -1,4
Employed Both sexes 2 454 2 496 2 480 -1,0
Males 1 266 1 285 1 283 -1,4
Females 1 188 1 210 1 196 -0,7
Unemployed Both sexes 184 161 180 2,0
Males 99 82 85 15,3
Females 85 78 94 -10,1
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 376 1 355 1 331 3,3
Males 643 639 627 2,6
Females 733 715 704 4,0

Source: Labour force survey 2009, January. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Heidi Melasniemi-Uutela (09) 1734 2523, Juha Martikainen (09) 1734 3225, Veli Rajaniemi (09) 1734 3434, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

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Updated 24.02.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2009, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/01 - 2008/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2009/01/tyti_2009_01_2009-02-24_tau_002_en.html