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1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/04 - 2009/04

  Year/Month Change
2010/04 2010/03 2009/04 2010/04 - 2009/04
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 66,9 66,5 67,6 -0,7
Males 67,4 66,9 68,3 -0,8
Females 66,5 66,2 67,0 -0,6
Unemployment rate Both sexes 9,3 9,1 8,8 0,6
Males 10,5 10,5 9,5 1,1
Females 8,0 7,5 8,0 0,0
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 66,0 65,4 66,3 -0,3
Males 68,4 67,7 68,4 -0,1
Females 63,6 63,0 64,1 -0,6

Source: Labour force survey 2010, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.05.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2010, 1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/04 - 2009/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
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