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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2015, January

1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2009/03 - 2008/03

  Year/Month Change
2009/03 2009/02 2008/03 2009/03 - 2008/03
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 68,1 68,0 69,0 -0,9
Males 67,6 68,2 69,8 -2,2
Females 68,6 67,7 68,2 0,4
Unemployment rate Both sexes 8,3 7,6 6,8 1,6
Males 9,7 8,1 7,2 2,5
Females 6,9 7,0 6,3 0,5
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 66,4 65,8 66,4 0,0
Males 67,9 67,2 68,6 -0,7
Females 64,9 64,3 64,3 0,7

Source: Labour force survey 2009, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 28.04.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2009, 1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2009/03 - 2008/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 28.2.2015].
Access method: http://tilastokeskus.fi/til/tyti/2009/03/tyti_2009_03_2009-04-28_tau_001_en.html

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