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3.1 Employment 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         62,8         61,8         61,6          1,2
15-24         43,5         40,4         39,3          4,2
25-54         83,7         83,2         82,5          1,2
55-74         36,3         35,3         35,9          0,5
15-64         70,2         69,2         68,7          1,5
Males 15-74         65,5         63,5         64,1          1,4
15-24         44,0         37,6         38,9          5,1
25-54         86,1         85,9         84,7          1,4
55-74         39,3         36,6         39,2          0,2
15-64         72,0         70,2         70,5          1,5
Females 15-74         60,1         60,0         59,1          1,1
15-24         43,0         43,3         39,8          3,2
25-54         81,2         80,5         80,2          1,0
55-74         33,6         34,2         32,8          0,7
15-64         68,3         68,1         66,8          1,5

Source: Labour force survey 2007, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 19.6.2007

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