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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

6.1 Seasonally adjusted trends 2008/08

Year/Month Employed Unemployed Unemployed
job seekers
(Ministry of Employment
and the Economy)
Unemployment rate,
aged 15–74
Unemployment rate,
aged 15–24
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%) Per cent (%)
2006/08 2 447 204 246 7,7 18,5
2006/09 2 451 204 243 7,7 18,4
2006/10 2 456 201 239 7,6 18,1
2006/11 2 461 195 236 7,4 17,5
2006/12 2 465 191 233 7,2 17,1
2007/01 2 468 190 230 7,2 17,2
2007/02 2 473 191 228 7,2 17,5
2007/03 2 479 189 225 7,0 17,2
2007/04 2 485 182 222 6,9 16,4
2007/05 2 489 179 220 6,8 15,7
2007/06 2 493 181 218 6,8 15,8
2007/07 2 497 184 215 6,9 15,9
2007/08 2 501 184 213 6,9 16,0
2007/09 2 504 184 212 6,9 16,2
2007/10 2 508 182 210 6,8 16,3
2007/11 2 513 179 208 6,7 16,2
2007/12 2 518 177 206 6,6 15,9
2008/01 2 522 173 205 6,4 15,4
2008/02 2 525 170 204 6,3 14,9
2008/03 2 527 168 203 6,2 14,6
2008/04 2 530 169 202 6,2 15,0
2008/05 2 532 172 201 6,3 15,8
2008/06 2 532 172 200 6,4 16,5
2008/07 2 530 170 199 6,4 16,8
2008/08 2 529 169 198 6,4 17,1

Source: Labour force survey 2008, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.9.2008

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