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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, October

Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2018/07 - 2019/07

  Year/Month Change
2018/07 2019/07 2018/07 - 2019/07
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15-64 Both sexes 74,1 74,5 0,4
Males 75,4 75,9 0,5
Females 72,8 73,1 0,3
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15-74 Both sexes 6,5 6,0 -0,5
Males 6,5 5,9 -0,6
Females 6,5 6,2 -0,3
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 68,3 67,8 -0,5
Males 70,8 70,1 -0,7
Females 65,7 65,4 -0,3

Source: Labour force survey 2019, July. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.08.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. July 2019, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2018/07 - 2019/07 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 10.12.2019].
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