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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/07 - 2007/07

  Year/Month Change
2008/07 2008/06 2007/07 2008/07 - 2007/07
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 006 4 004 3 981 0,6
Males 2 004 2 003 1 991 0,7
Females 2 002 2 001 1 991 0,6
Labour force Both sexes 2 766 2 862 2 756 0,4
Males 1 431 1 489 1 426 0,3
Females 1 336 1 373 1 331 0,4
Employed Both sexes 2 622 2 668 2 595 1,0
Males 1 366 1 396 1 355 0,8
Females 1 256 1 272 1 240 1,3
Unemployed Both sexes 144 195 161 -10,7
Males 64 93 71 -9,0
Females 80 102 91 -12,1
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 239 1 141 1 225 1,2
Males 573 513 565 1,5
Females 666 628 660 1,0

Source: Labour force survey 2008, July. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.8.2008

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. July 2008, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2008/07 - 2007/07 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2008/07/tyti_2008_07_2008-08-26_tau_002_en.html