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1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/01 - 2009/01

  Year/Month Change
2010/01 2009/12 2009/01 2010/01 - 2009/01
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 65,5 67,0 68,3 -2,7
Males 66,4 66,9 69,4 -3,1
Females 64,7 67,0 67,1 -2,4
Unemployment rate Both sexes 9,5 7,9 7,0 2,6
Males 10,8 8,7 7,3 3,6
Females 8,2 7,0 6,7 1,5
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 64,9 64,9 65,7 -0,9
Males 67,7 66,4 68,0 -0,2
Females 62,0 63,3 63,5 -1,5

Source: Labour force survey 2010, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.02.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2010, 1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/01 - 2009/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.11.2019].
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