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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

6.1 Persons not in labour force by main activity and sex 2007/10 - 2006/10

  Year/Month Change
2007/10 2007/09 2006/10 2007/10 - 2006/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Main activity Sex        
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 329 1 345 1 370 -2,9
Males 629 631 650 -3,3
Females 701 714 720 -2,6
Students Both sexes 365 374 391 -6,8
Disabled persons Both sexes 211 211 231 -8,6
Retired on the basis of age Both sexes 579 566 559 3,6
Persons performing domestic work Both sexes 80 85 87 -7,8
Others (incl. conscripts) Both sexes 93 108 100 -7,0

Source: Labour force survey 2007, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.11.2007

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2007, 6.1 Persons not in labour force by main activity and sex 2007/10 - 2006/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.12.2019].
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