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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/10 - 2007/10

  Year/Month Change
2008/10 2008/09 2007/10 2008/10 - 2007/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 011 4 008 3 988 0,6
Males 2 007 2 005 1 994 0,6
Females 2 004 2 003 1 993 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 677 2 670 2 658 0,7
Males 1 393 1 390 1 366 2,0
Females 1 284 1 279 1 293 -0,7
Employed Both sexes 2 522 2 511 2 495 1,1
Males 1 310 1 311 1 284 2,0
Females 1 212 1 201 1 211 0,1
Unemployed Both sexes 155 158 164 -5,0
Males 83 80 82 2,1
Females 72 78 82 -12,1
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 334 1 339 1 329 0,3
Males 613 615 629 -2,4
Females 720 724 701 2,8

Source: Labour force survey 2008, October. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Pekka Tossavainen (09) 1734 3517, Juha Martikainen (09) 1734 3225, Kalle Sinivuori (09) 1734 3524, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

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Updated 25.11.2008

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2008, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/10 - 2007/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2008/10/tyti_2008_10_2008-11-25_tau_002_en.html