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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2007/10 - 2006/10

  Year/Month Change
2007/10 2007/09 2006/10 2007/10 - 2006/10
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 69,8 69,3 67,8 1,9
Males 70,7 70,7 69,1 1,6
Females 68,8 67,9 66,5 2,3
Unemployment rate Both sexes 6,2 6,4 7,2 -1,0
Males 6,0 6,0 6,6 -0,6
Females 6,3 6,8 7,8 -1,4
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 66,7 66,3 65,5 1,2
Males 68,5 68,3 67,2 1,2
Females 64,8 64,2 63,7 1,1

Source: Labour force survey 2007, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.11.2007

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2007, 1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2007/10 - 2006/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
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