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7.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/I - 2009/I

  Year/Quarter Change
2010/I 2009/IV 2009/I 2010/I - 2009/I
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 66,1 66,9 68,1 -2,0
Males 66,5 67,0 68,4 -1,9
Females 65,8 66,7 67,8 -2,0
Unemployment rate Both sexes 9,3 8,2 7,6 1,6
Males 10,5 8,9 8,4 2,1
Females 8,0 7,5 6,9 1,1
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 65,2 65,0 66,0 -0,8
Males 67,4 66,6 67,7 -0,3
Females 63,0 63,4 64,2 -1,3

Source: Labour force survey 2010, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.04.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2010, 7.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/I - 2009/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.12.2019].
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