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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2011/05 - 2012/05

  Year/Month Change
2011/05 2012/05 2011/05 - 2012/05
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 69,2 69,9 0,6
Males 70,4 70,6 0,2
Females 68,0 69,1 1,1
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 9,8 9,5 -0,3
Males 10,1 10,5 0,3
Females 9,5 8,5 -1,0
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 68,7 68,5 -0,1
Males 71,3 71,2 -0,1
Females 66,0 65,8 -0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2012, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.6.2012

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2012, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2011/05 - 2012/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.4.2019].
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