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Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2012/05 - 2013/05

  Year/Month Change
2012/05 2013/05 2012/05 - 2013/05
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Indicator Sex      
Employment rate, persons aged 15–64 Both sexes 69,9 68,9 -1,0
Males 70,6 69,6 -1,0
Females 69,1 68,2 -0,9
Unemployment rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 9,5 10,8 1,3
Males 10,5 12,0 1,5
Females 8,5 9,5 1,0
Activity rate, persons aged 15–74 Both sexes 68,5 67,9 -0,6
Males 71,2 70,7 -0,6
Females 65,8 65,2 -0,6

Source: Labour force survey 2013, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.6.2013

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2013, Appendix table 1. Key indicators in the Labour Force Survey by sex 2012/05 - 2013/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.10.2019].
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