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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2008/06 - 2007/06

  Year/Month Change
2008/06 2008/05 2007/06 2008/06 - 2007/06
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 74,4 71,3 73,5 0,9
Males 76,5 73,4 75,7 0,8
Females 72,2 69,1 71,3 1,0
Unemployment rate Both sexes 6,8 8,8 7,4 -0,6
Males 6,3 8,7 6,7 -0,5
Females 7,4 9,0 8,1 -0,7
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 71,5 70,0 71,1 0,4
Males 74,4 73,0 73,7 0,7
Females 68,6 66,9 68,4 0,2

Source: Labour force survey 2008, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.7.2008

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2008, 1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2008/06 - 2007/06 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2019].
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