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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2015/01 - 2016/01

  Year/Month Change
2015/01 2016/01 2015/01 - 2016/01
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 66,7 66,8 0,0
Males 66,3 66,6 0,3
Females 67,2 66,9 -0,3
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 8,8 9,3 0,5
Males 9,9 10,0 0,1
Females 7,6 8,5 1,0
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 64,1 64,0 -0,1
Males 65,7 65,4 -0,3
Females 62,6 62,6 0,0

Source: Labour force survey 2016, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.02.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2016, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2015/01 - 2016/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
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