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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

5.1 Persons not in labour force by main activity and sex 2007/05 - 2006/05

  Year/Month Change
2007/05 2007/04 2006/05 2007/05 - 2006/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Main activity Sex        
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes         1 248         1 330         1 247          0,1
Males           574           625           570          0,7
Females           674           705           677         -0,5
Students Both sexes           268           334           263          1,8
Disabled persons Both sexes           215           221           222         -3,3
Retired on the basis of age Both sexes           557           574           541          3,0
Persons performing domestic work Both sexes            94            89           100         -6,5
Others (incl. conscripts) Both sexes           115           111           121         -5,2

Source: Labour force survey 2007, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 19.6.2007

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2007, 5.1 Persons not in labour force by main activity and sex 2007/05 - 2006/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.12.2019].
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