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1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/09 - 2009/09

  Year/Month Change
2010/09 2010/08 2009/09 2010/09 - 2009/09
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 67,3 68,8 67,6 -0,4
Males 68,9 69,5 68,3 0,6
Females 65,7 68,2 67,0 -1,3
Unemployment rate Both sexes 7,0 7,3 7,3 -0,3
Males 7,4 7,9 7,6 -0,1
Females 6,5 6,7 7,0 -0,5
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 64,6 66,5 65,2 -0,7
Males 67,4 68,5 67,1 0,3
Females 61,8 64,4 63,4 -1,6

Source: Labour force survey 2010, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.10.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2010, 1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/09 - 2009/09 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
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