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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2012/07 - 2013/07

  Year/Month Change
2012/07 2013/07 2012/07 - 2013/07
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 72,7 71,7 -1,0
Males 74,0 73,7 -0,3
Females 71,4 69,6 -1,8
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 6,9 6,6 -0,2
Males 6,8 6,8 0,1
Females 7,0 6,4 -0,5
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 68,8 67,3 -1,5
Males 71,0 70,4 -0,6
Females 66,5 64,1 -2,4

Source: Labour force survey 2013, July. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.8.2013

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. July 2013, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2012/07 - 2013/07 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
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