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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/05 - 2008/05

  Year/Month Change
2009/05 2009/04 2008/05 2009/05 - 2008/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Labour force status Sex        
Population aged 15-74 Both sexes 4 022 4 021 4 001 0,5
Males 2 013 2 012 2 002 0,6
Females 2 010 2 009 2 000 0,5
Labour force Both sexes 2 799 2 666 2 801 -0,1
Males 1 439 1 377 1 462 -1,5
Females 1 359 1 289 1 339 1,6
Employed Both sexes 2 495 2 432 2 554 -2,3
Males 1 267 1 247 1 335 -5,1
Females 1 228 1 185 1 219 0,7
Unemployed Both sexes 304 233 247 23,2
Males 172 130 127 35,6
Females 132 103 120 10,1
Total persons not in labour force Both sexes 1 224 1 355 1 201 1,9
Males 573 635 540 6,3
Females 650 720 661 -1,7

Source: Labour force survey 2009, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.06.2009

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2009, 1.2 Population aged 15-74 by labour force status and sex 2009/05 - 2008/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/tyti/2009/05/tyti_2009_05_2009-06-23_tau_002_en.html