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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2020/10 - 2021/10

  Year/Month Change
2020/10 2021/10 2020/10 - 2021/10
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15-64 Both sexes 70,9 72,3 1,4
Males 71,7 73,5 1,8
Females 70,1 71,0 0,9
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15-74 Both sexes 7,4 6,0 -1,4
Males 7,8 6,6 -1,1
Females 7,0 5,3 -1,8
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 65,5 66,3 0,8
Males 68,1 69,5 1,4
Females 62,9 63,1 0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2021, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.11.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2021, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2020/10 - 2021/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.10.2022].
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