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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

3.1 Employment rate by sex and age 2007/08 - 2006/08

  Year/Month Change
2007/08 2007/07 2006/08 2007/08 - 2006/08
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 64,2 65,2 63,2 1,0
15-24 48,9 60,7 44,8 4,0
25-54 84,4 83,5 83,4 1,0
55-74 37,1 35,4 37,0 0,1
15-64 71,5 72,9 70,5 1,0
Males 15-74 67,6 68,1 66,5 1,1
15-24 48,5 59,5 44,8 3,6
25-54 87,9 87,6 86,7 1,2
55-74 41,2 36,7 40,9 0,3
15-64 74,1 75,1 73,1 1,0
Females 15-74 60,8 62,3 59,9 0,9
15-24 49,3 61,8 44,8 4,5
25-54 80,8 79,2 79,9 0,9
55-74 33,4 34,2 33,4 0,0
15-64 69,0 70,7 67,9 1,1

Source: Labour force survey 2007, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 18.9.2007

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