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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, February

7.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/III - 2009/III

  Year/Quarter Change
2010/III 2010/II 2009/III 2010/III - 2009/III
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 68,9 68,8 68,9 0,0
Males 70,3 69,6 69,7 0,6
Females 67,5 68,0 68,0 -0,6
Unemployment rate Both sexes 7,3 9,6 7,5 -0,3
Males 7,6 10,3 7,7 -0,1
Females 6,9 8,8 7,4 -0,4
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 66,4 68,0 66,5 -0,1
Males 69,0 70,4 68,4 0,6
Females 63,8 65,6 64,6 -0,8

Source: Labour force survey 2010, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.10.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2010, 7.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/III - 2009/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.4.2019].
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