Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex in 2008 - 2010

  Year Change
2008 2009 2010 2009/2010
Per cent, % Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate, persons aged 15-64 Both sexes 70,6 68,3 67,8 -0,5
Males 72,3 68,8 68,7 -0,1
Females 68,9 67,9 66,9 -1,0
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15-74 Both sexes 6,4 8,2 8,4 0,1
Males 6,1 8,9 9,1 0,2
Females 6,7 7,6 7,6 0,1
Activity rate, persons aged 15-74 Both sexes 67,5 66,5 66,1 -0,5
Males 69,9 68,4 68,4 0,1
Females 65,1 64,7 63,7 -1,0

Source: Labour Force Survey 2010. Statistics Finland

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Updated 15.2.2011

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. 2010, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex in 2008 - 2010 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.12.2019].
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