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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/12 - 2009/12

  Year/Month Change
2010/12 2010/11 2009/12 2010/12 - 2009/12
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Indicator Sex        
Employment rate (population aged 15-64) Both sexes 66,6 67,3 67,0 -0,3
Males 68,0 67,8 66,9 1,1
Females 65,2 66,8 67,0 -1,8
Unemployment rate Both sexes 7,9 7,1 7,9 0,0
Males 8,2 8,2 8,7 -0,5
Females 7,5 6,0 7,0 0,5
Labour force participation rate Both sexes 64,2 64,6 64,9 -0,6
Males 66,9 66,7 66,4 0,5
Females 61,6 62,5 63,3 -1,8

Source: Labour force survey 2010, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.1.2011

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2010, 1.1 Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2010/12 - 2009/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.11.2019].
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