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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2010/08 - 2009/08

  Year/Month Change
2010/08 2010/07 2009/08 2010/08 - 2009/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 046 4 044 4 028 0,4
Males 2 025 2 024 2 015 0,5
Females 2 021 2 020 2 013 0,4
Labour force Both sexes 2 689 2 756 2 674 0,6
Males 1 387 1 439 1 368 1,5
Females 1 302 1 317 1 307 -0,4
Employed Both sexes 2 492 2 549 2 471 0,8
Males 1 278 1 332 1 258 1,6
Females 1 214 1 217 1 213 0,1
Unemployed Both sexes 197 206 203 -2,9
Males 110 107 110 0,0
Females 87 100 93 -6,4
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 357 1 289 1 354 0,2
Males 638 586 648 -1,6
Females 719 703 706 1,9

Source: Labour force survey 2010, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.9.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2010, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2010/08 - 2009/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2010/08/tyti_2010_08_2010-09-21_tau_002_en.html