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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, March

2.2 Labour force by sex and age 2008/12 - 2007/12

  Year/Month Change
2008/12 2008/11 2007/12 2008/12 - 2007/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 658 2 671 2 648 0,4
15-24 291 310 303 -4,0
25-54 1 865 1 869 1 863 0,1
55-74 502 491 482 4,1
15-64 2 623 2 633 2 610 0,5
Males 15-74 1 368 1 375 1 358 0,8
15-24 138 149 146 -5,6
25-54 976 978 965 1,1
55-74 255 249 246 3,4
15-64 1 346 1 352 1 332 1,0
Females 15-74 1 290 1 295 1 290 0,0
15-24 153 161 157 -2,5
25-54 889 892 897 -0,9
55-74 247 242 236 4,9
15-64 1 277 1 281 1 278 0,0

Source: Labour force survey 2008, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.01.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
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