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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

3.1 Employment rate by sex and age 2009/05 - 2008/05

  Year/Month Change
2009/05 2009/04 2008/05 2009/05 - 2008/05
Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Per cent (%) Percentage points (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 62,0 60,5 63,8 -1,8
15-64 69,3 67,6 71,3 -2,0
15-24 39,1 36,3 43,3 -4,2
25-54 83,6 81,6 85,4 -1,8
55-64 55,9 56,0 56,2 -0,2
Males 15-74 63,0 62,0 66,7 -3,7
15-64 69,5 68,3 73,4 -3,9
15-24 36,3 33,8 41,7 -5,4
25-54 85,3 83,3 88,8 -3,5
55-64 54,4 56,1 57,8 -3,3
Females 15-74 61,1 59,0 60,9 0,1
15-64 69,2 67,0 69,1 0,0
15-24 42,1 38,9 45,0 -2,9
25-54 81,9 79,9 81,9 0,0
55-64 57,4 56,0 54,6 2,8

Source: Labour force survey 2009, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.06.2009

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