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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/08 - 2008/08

  Year/Month Change
2009/08 2009/07 2008/08 2009/08 - 2008/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 028 4 026 4 008 0,5
Males 2 015 2 014 2 005 0,5
Females 2 013 2 012 2 003 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 674 2 733 2 717 -1,6
Males 1 368 1 416 1 405 -2,6
Females 1 307 1 317 1 312 -0,4
Employed Both sexes 2 471 2 523 2 566 -3,7
Males 1 258 1 309 1 339 -6,1
Females 1 213 1 213 1 226 -1,1
Unemployed Both sexes 203 211 151 34,6
Males 110 107 65 68,4
Females 93 104 86 8,9
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 354 1 293 1 291 4,9
Males 648 598 600 7,9
Females 706 694 691 2,2

Source: Labour force survey 2009, August. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Juha Martikainen (09) 1734 3225, Kalle Sinivuori (09) 1734 3524, Veli Rajaniemi (09) 1734 3434, tyovoimatutkimus@stat.fi

Director in charge: Riitta Harala


Updated 22.09.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2009, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/08 - 2008/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2009/08/tyti_2009_08_2009-09-22_tau_002_en.html