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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2011/02 - 2012/02

  Year/Month Change
2011/02 2012/02 2011/02 - 2012/02
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 67,1 68,0 0,9
Males 68,2 68,4 0,2
Females 66,1 67,6 1,5
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 8,4 7,7 -0,7
Males 8,7 8,6 -0,1
Females 8,0 6,6 -1,3
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 65,3 65,4 0,1
Males 67,5 67,5 0,0
Females 63,1 63,3 0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2012, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.03.2012

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2012, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2011/02 - 2012/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
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