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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2011/08 - 2012/08

  Year/Month Change
2011/08 2012/08 2011/08 - 2012/08
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 69,8 70,0 0,2
Males 71,0 70,7 -0,3
Females 68,6 69,3 0,7
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 6,6 7,3 0,7
Males 6,5 7,4 0,9
Females 6,6 7,2 0,6
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 66,5 66,9 0,4
Males 68,6 68,8 0,3
Females 64,4 64,9 0,5

Source: Labour force survey 2012, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.09.2012

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2012, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2011/08 - 2012/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.11.2019].
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