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2.1 Labour force participation rate by sex and age 2007/05 - 2006/05

  Year/Month Change
2007/05 2007/04 2006/05 2007/05 - 2006/05
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74         68,6         66,6         68,5          0,1
15-24         59,6         50,8         59,1          0,5
25-54         88,5         87,9         88,1          0,5
55-74         38,3         37,3         38,1          0,2
15-64         76,8         74,6         76,5          0,2
Males 15-74         71,1         68,6         71,2         -0,1
15-24         58,3         48,0         58,5         -0,2
25-54         91,1         90,8         90,6          0,5
55-74         41,3         38,9         41,4         -0,1
15-64         78,3         76,0         78,5         -0,2
Females 15-74         66,1         64,5         65,8          0,3
15-24         60,9         53,8         59,7          1,2
25-54         85,9         84,9         85,5          0,4
55-74         35,5         35,8         35,2          0,3
15-64         75,1         73,3         74,5          0,6

Source: Labour force survey 2007, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 19.6.2007

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2007, 2.1 Labour force participation rate by sex and age 2007/05 - 2006/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
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