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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/03 - 2008/03

  Year/Month Change
2009/03 2009/02 2008/03 2009/03 - 2008/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 019 4 017 3 997 0,5
Males 2 011 2 010 1 999 0,6
Females 2 008 2 007 1 998 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 670 2 641 2 655 0,5
Males 1 366 1 350 1 371 -0,4
Females 1 304 1 291 1 284 1,5
Employed Both sexes 2 448 2 441 2 475 -1,1
Males 1 234 1 241 1 273 -3,1
Females 1 214 1 200 1 202 0,9
Unemployed Both sexes 222 201 180 23,7
Males 133 110 98 34,7
Females 90 91 81 10,3
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 349 1 376 1 342 0,5
Males 645 660 628 2,7
Females 704 716 714 -1,3

Source: Labour force survey 2009, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 28.04.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2009, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/03 - 2008/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2009/03/tyti_2009_03_2009-04-28_tau_002_en.html