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1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/02 - 2009/02

  Year/Month Change
2010/02 2010/01 2009/02 2010/02 - 2009/02
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 66,4 65,5 68,0 -1,6
Males 66,3 66,4 68,2 -1,9
Females 66,5 64,7 67,7 -1,2
Unemployment rate Both sexes 9,2 9,5 7,6 1,6
Males 10,1 10,8 8,1 2,0
Females 8,2 8,2 7,0 1,2
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 65,4 64,9 65,8 -0,3
Males 66,9 67,7 67,2 -0,3
Females 63,9 62,0 64,3 -0,4

Source: Labour force survey 2010, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.03.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2010, 1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/02 - 2009/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.12.2019].
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