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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

7.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/IV - 2007/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2008/IV 2008/III 2007/IV 2008/IV - 2007/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 012 4 007 3 989 0,6
Males 2 007 2 005 1 995 0,6
Females 2 005 2 003 1 994 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 669 2 717 2 646 0,8
Males 1 379 1 408 1 364 1,1
Females 1 290 1 309 1 283 0,5
Employed Both sexes 2 509 2 566 2 485 1,0
Males 1 298 1 339 1 284 1,1
Females 1 211 1 228 1 201 0,8
Unemployed Both sexes 159 151 161 -1,1
Males 81 70 80 1,0
Females 79 81 81 -3,1
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 344 1 290 1 343 0,0
Males 628 596 632 -0,5
Females 715 694 711 0,5

Source: Labour force survey 2008, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.01.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2008, 7.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/IV - 2007/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2008/12/tyti_2008_12_2009-01-20_tau_020_en.html