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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

6.1 Seasonally adjusted trends 2008/10

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 (%)
2006/10 2 456 200 239 7,6 18,1
2006/11 2 460 195 236 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 2 479 190 225 7,0 17,2
2007/04 2 485 183 222 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 2 497 184 216 6,9 15,9
2007/08 2 501 184 214 6,9 16,0
2007/09 2 504 183 212 6,9 16,2
2007/10 2 508 181 209 6,8 16,3
2007/11 2 513 179 207 6,7 16,2
2007/12 2 518 177 206 6,6 15,9
2008/01 2 522 173 204 6,4 15,4
2008/02 2 524 170 203 6,3 14,9
2008/03 2 527 169 202 6,2 14,6
2008/04 2 530 170 202 6,3 15,0
2008/05 2 532 173 201 6,3 15,8
2008/06 2 532 173 201 6,4 16,4
2008/07 2 531 171 201 6,4 16,8
2008/08 2 531 172 201 6,4 16,9
2008/09 2 532 173 202 6,5 17,0
2008/10 2 534 172 204 6,5 17,1

Source: Labour force survey 2008, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.11.2008

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