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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/04 - 2007/04

  Year/Month Change
2008/04 2008/03 2007/04 2008/04 - 2007/04
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 3 999 3 997 3 976 0,6
Males 2 000 1 999 1 988 0,6
Females 1 999 1 998 1 988 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 666 2 655 2 647 0,7
Males 1 380 1 371 1 364 1,2
Females 1 287 1 284 1 283 0,3
Employed Both sexes 2 501 2 475 2 456 1,9
Males 1 295 1 273 1 262 2,6
Females 1 206 1 202 1 194 1,1
Unemployed Both sexes 165 180 191 -13,6
Males 85 98 101 -16,3
Females 80 81 90 -10,5
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 333 1 342 1 330 0,2
Males 621 628 625 -0,6
Females 712 714 705 1,0

Source: Labour force survey 2008, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.5.2008

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2008, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/04 - 2007/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2008/04/tyti_2008_04_2008-05-20_tau_002_en.html