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1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/03 - 2009/03

  Year/Month Change
2010/03 2010/02 2009/03 2010/03 - 2009/03
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 66,5 66,4 68,1 -1,5
Males 66,9 66,3 67,6 -0,7
Females 66,2 66,5 68,6 -2,4
Unemployment rate Both sexes 9,1 9,2 8,3 0,8
Males 10,5 10,1 9,7 0,8
Females 7,5 8,2 6,9 0,7
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 65,4 65,4 66,4 -1,1
Males 67,7 66,9 67,9 -0,2
Females 63,0 63,9 64,9 -1,9

Source: Labour force survey 2010, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.04.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2010, 1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/03 - 2009/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 12.12.2019].
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