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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

6.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2007/III - 2006/III

  Year/Quarter Change
2007/III 2007/II 2006/III 2007/III - 2006/III
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 71,2 71,0 70,3 0,9
Males 73,3 72,7 72,6 0,7
Females 69,2 69,2 68,0 1,1
Unemployment rate Both sexes 6,0 7,7 6,8 -0,7
Males 5,4 7,4 6,1 -0,7
Females 6,7 8,0 7,5 -0,8
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 67,9 68,7 67,5 0,4
Males 70,5 71,1 70,1 0,4
Females 65,4 66,4 64,9 0,5

Source: Labour force survey 2007, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.10.2007

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2007, 6.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2007/III - 2006/III . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
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