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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

5.1 Persons not in labour force by main activity and sex 2007/08 - 2006/08

  Year/Month Change
2007/08 2007/07 2006/08 2007/08 - 2006/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Main activity Sex        
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 264 1 225 1 274 -0,8
Males 569 565 579 -1,6
Females 694 660 695 -0,1
Students Both sexes 287 188 297 -3,5
Disabled persons Both sexes 218 219 217 0,3
Retired on the basis of age Both sexes 547 581 537 2,0
Persons performing domestic work Both sexes 98 97 98 -0,8
Others (incl. conscripts) Both sexes 114 139 125 -8,4

Source: Labour force survey 2007, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 18.9.2007

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2007, 5.1 Persons not in labour force by main activity and sex 2007/08 - 2006/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
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