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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/12 - 2008/12

  Year/Month Change
2009/12 2009/11 2008/12 2009/12 - 2008/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 034 4 033 4 014 0,5
Males 2 019 2 018 2 008 0,5
Females 2 015 2 015 2 006 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 616 2 634 2 658 -1,6
Males 1 340 1 347 1 368 -2,1
Females 1 276 1 287 1 290 -1,1
Employed Both sexes 2 410 2 410 2 497 -3,5
Males 1 224 1 222 1 286 -4,8
Females 1 186 1 188 1 211 -2,0
Unemployed Both sexes 206 224 162 27,5
Males 116 125 83 40,8
Females 90 99 79 13,6
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 418 1 399 1 356 4,6
Males 679 671 640 6,1
Females 739 728 716 3,3

Source: Labour force survey 2009, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.01.2010

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2009, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/12 - 2008/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 8.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2009/12/tyti_2009_12_2010-01-26_tau_002_en.html