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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2015/04 - 2016/04

  Year/Month Change
2015/04 2016/04 2015/04 - 2016/04
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 67,7 67,9 0,2
Males 67,6 68,4 0,8
Females 67,9 67,5 -0,4
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 10,3 9,8 -0,5
Males 11,1 10,5 -0,7
Females 9,5 9,1 -0,4
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 66,1 65,4 -0,7
Males 67,8 67,4 -0,4
Females 64,4 63,4 -1,0

Source: Labour force survey 2016, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.05.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2016, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2015/04 - 2016/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.11.2019].
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