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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2017/06 - 2018/06

  Year/Month Change
2017/06 2018/06 2017/06 - 2018/06
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15-64 Both sexes 72,5 75,5 3,0
Males 73,5 77,0 3,5
Females 71,5 74,1 2,6
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15-74 Both sexes 8,9 6,7 -2,1
Males 9,2 6,9 -2,3
Females 8,4 6,5 -1,9
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 68,6 69,5 0,9
Males 71,2 72,3 1,0
Females 66,0 66,7 0,7

Source: Labour force survey 2018, June. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.7.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. June 2018, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2017/06 - 2018/06 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2019].
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