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3.1 Employment rate by sex and age 2008/01 - 2007/01

  Year/Month Change
2008/01 2007/12 2007/01 2008/01 - 2007/01
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 62,1 62,4 59,9 2,2
15-24 38,1 40,9 35,5 2,6
25-54 83,9 83,3 81,4 2,5
55-74 37,1 37,5 34,9 2,2
15-64 69,3 69,5 67,1 2,2
Males 15-74 64,3 64,0 61,3 3,0
15-24 36,5 38,9 31,9 4,5
25-54 86,6 85,2 84,3 2,3
55-74 39,5 39,5 35,1 4,4
15-64 70,7 70,2 67,8 3,0
Females 15-74 59,9 60,7 58,6 1,4
15-24 39,8 42,9 39,3 0,5
25-54 81,3 81,4 78,5 2,8
55-74 35,0 35,7 34,8 0,2
15-64 67,9 68,7 66,4 1,5

Source: Labour force survey 2008, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 19.2.2008

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