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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/02 - 2008/02

  Year/Month Change
2009/02 2009/01 2008/02 2009/02 - 2008/02
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 017 4 015 3 995 0,6
Males 2 010 2 008 1 998 0,6
Females 2 007 2 006 1 996 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 641 2 638 2 633 0,3
Males 1 350 1 365 1 361 -0,8
Females 1 291 1 273 1 271 1,5
Employed Both sexes 2 441 2 454 2 465 -1,0
Males 1 240 1 266 1 282 -3,2
Females 1 200 1 188 1 183 1,4
Unemployed Both sexes 200 184 167 19,4
Males 109 99 79 37,9
Females 91 85 88 2,8
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 375 1 376 1 361 1,0
Males 659 643 636 3,7
Females 716 733 725 -1,3

Source: Labour force survey 2009, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.03.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2009, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/02 - 2008/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2009/02/tyti_2009_02_2009-03-24_tau_002_en.html