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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 19. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2013/IV - 2012/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2012/IV 2013/IV 2012/IV - 2013/IV
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 68,1 67,6 -0,5
Males 69,0 68,1 -0,9
Females 67,2 67,0 -0,1
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 7,0 7,7 0,7
Males 7,7 8,1 0,4
Females 6,3 7,3 1,0
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 64,5 64,2 -0,4
Males 66,8 66,0 -0,8
Females 62,2 62,3 0,1

Source: Labour force survey 2013, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.1.2014

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2013, Appendix table 19. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2013/IV - 2012/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
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