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8.1 Labour force participation rate by sex and age 2010/III - 2009/III

  Year/Quarter Change
2010/III 2010/II 2009/III 2010/III - 2009/III
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 66,4 68,0 66,5 -0,1
15-64 74,4 76,2 74,6 -0,2
15-24 49,4 58,0 48,3 1,1
25-54 87,6 87,9 88,2 -0,6
55-64 60,3 60,4 59,7 0,6
Males 15-74 69,0 70,4 68,4 0,6
15-64 76,2 77,8 75,6 0,6
15-24 48,2 57,0 46,5 1,7
25-54 91,0 90,7 90,7 0,3
55-64 60,1 60,2 59,0 1,0
Females 15-74 63,8 65,6 64,6 -0,8
15-64 72,5 74,6 73,5 -0,9
15-24 50,6 59,0 50,2 0,5
25-54 84,1 84,9 85,7 -1,6
55-64 60,5 60,7 60,4 0,1

Source: Labour force survey 2010, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.10.2010

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