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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/02 - 2015/02

  Year/Month Change
2014/02 2015/02 2014/02 - 2015/02
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 66,9 66,6 -0,3
Males 67,3 66,7 -0,6
Females 66,5 66,6 0,1
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 9,1 10,1 1,0
Males 10,1 10,5 0,4
Females 8,1 9,7 1,6
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 64,7 64,9 0,2
Males 66,7 66,0 -0,7
Females 62,6 63,7 1,1

Source: Labour force survey 2015, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.3.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2015, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/02 - 2015/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
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