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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

8.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2007/IV - 2006/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2007/IV 2007/III 2006/IV 2007/IV - 2006/IV
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 69,5 71,2 68,6 0,9
Males 70,7 73,3 70,2 0,5
Females 68,2 69,2 66,9 1,3
Unemployment rate Both sexes 6,1 6,0 6,8 -0,7
Males 5,9 5,4 6,3 -0,4
Females 6,3 6,7 7,2 -0,9
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 66,3 67,9 65,9 0,5
Males 68,3 70,5 67,9 0,4
Females 64,3 65,4 63,8 0,5

Source: Labour force survey 2007, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.1.2008

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2007, 8.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2007/IV - 2006/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 16.11.2019].
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