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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/10 - 2015/10

  Year/Month Change
2014/10 2015/10 2014/10 - 2015/10
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 67,6 68,4 0,8
Males 68,2 68,0 -0,1
Females 67,0 68,7 1,7
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 8,3 8,7 0,4
Males 9,7 9,1 -0,6
Females 6,9 8,4 1,4
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 64,4 65,3 0,9
Males 67,0 66,5 -0,5
Females 61,8 64,2 2,4

Source: Labour force survey 2015, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.11.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2015, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/10 - 2015/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.10.2019].
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