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9.1 Employment rate by sex and age 2008/II - 2007/II

  Year/Quarter Change
2008/II 2008/I 2007/II 2008/II - 2007/II
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 64,3 61,9 63,5 0,9
15-24 48,1 37,9 47,4 0,7
25-54 84,7 83,7 83,6 1,1
55-74 37,9 37,2 36,5 1,3
15-64 71,9 69,1 71,0 0,9
Males 15-74 67,0 64,0 65,9 1,2
15-24 46,7 36,0 46,9 -0,2
25-54 87,8 86,2 86,4 1,4
55-74 40,8 39,6 38,5 2,2
15-64 73,8 70,3 72,7 1,1
Females 15-74 61,6 59,8 61,0 0,6
15-24 49,6 39,9 47,9 1,7
25-54 81,5 81,0 80,8 0,7
55-74 35,1 34,8 34,6 0,5
15-64 69,9 67,8 69,2 0,7

Source: Labour force survey 2008, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.7.2008

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