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Appendix table 19. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/II - 2015/II

  Year/Quarter Change
2014/II 2015/II 2014/II - 2015/II
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 69,6 68,9 -0,7
Males 70,0 69,4 -0,6
Females 69,2 68,5 -0,8
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 9,6 10,7 1,1
Males 10,3 11,2 0,9
Females 8,9 10,2 1,3
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 67,3 67,3 0,0
Males 69,3 69,2 -0,1
Females 65,3 65,3 0,1

Source: Labour force survey 2015, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.07.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2015, Appendix table 19. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/II - 2015/II . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.11.2019].
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