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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2012/08 - 2013/08

  Year/Month Change
2012/08 2013/08 2012/08 - 2013/08
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 70,0 69,4 -0,6
Males 70,7 70,5 -0,2
Females 69,3 68,3 -0,9
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 7,3 7,1 -0,2
Males 7,4 7,1 -0,2
Females 7,2 7,1 -0,1
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 66,9 65,5 -1,4
Males 68,8 67,7 -1,2
Females 64,9 63,3 -1,6

Source: Labour force survey 2013, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.9.2013

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2013, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2012/08 - 2013/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 23.5.2019].
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