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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

9.1 Employment rate by sex and age 2009/IV - 2008/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2009/IV 2009/III 2008/IV 2009/IV - 2008/IV
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 59,7 61,5 62,5 -2,8
15-64 66,9 68,9 69,9 -3,0
15-24 33,4 40,5 39,6 -6,2
25-54 81,9 82,6 84,1 -2,2
55-64 54,6 55,8 56,6 -2,0
Males 15-74 60,7 63,1 64,7 -4,0
15-64 67,0 69,7 71,2 -4,2
15-24 30,6 38,6 37,3 -6,8
25-54 83,4 84,8 86,9 -3,5
55-64 53,3 55,0 57,1 -3,8
Females 15-74 58,7 59,8 60,4 -1,7
15-64 66,7 68,0 68,4 -1,7
15-24 36,4 42,4 42,0 -5,5
25-54 80,3 80,3 81,2 -0,9
55-64 56,0 56,5 56,2 -0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2009, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.01.2010

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