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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2011/03 - 2012/03

  Year/Month Change
2011/03 2012/03 2011/03 - 2012/03
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 66,4 67,6 1,3
Males 67,9 68,6 0,7
Females 64,8 66,7 1,8
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 9,3 8,5 -0,8
Males 10,1 9,2 -0,9
Females 8,4 7,9 -0,6
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 64,9 65,3 0,4
Males 68,0 67,6 -0,3
Females 61,9 63,0 1,1

Source: Labour force survey 2012, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.4.2012

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2012, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2011/03 - 2012/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 9.12.2019].
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