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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/05 - 2015/05

  Year/Month Change
2014/05 2015/05 2014/05 - 2015/05
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 68,9 68,0 -0,8
Males 69,2 68,3 -0,9
Females 68,5 67,8 -0,7
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 10,7 11,8 1,0
Males 11,8 11,9 0,1
Females 9,6 11,6 2,0
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 67,3 67,3 -0,1
Males 69,5 68,5 -1,0
Females 65,2 66,1 0,9

Source: Labour force survey 2015, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.6.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2015, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2014/05 - 2015/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
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