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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, April

8.2 Labour force by sex and age 2008/IV - 2007/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2008/IV 2008/III 2007/IV 2008/IV - 2007/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 669 2 717 2 646 0,8
15-24 304 350 308 -1,4
25-54 1 867 1 875 1 864 0,2
55-74 497 492 474 4,9
15-64 2 632 2 685 2 611 0,8
Males 15-74 1 379 1 408 1 364 1,1
15-24 149 174 149 0,0
25-54 977 981 972 0,5
55-74 254 253 243 4,3
15-64 1 355 1 386 1 339 1,2
Females 15-74 1 290 1 309 1 283 0,5
15-24 156 176 160 -2,7
25-54 891 894 892 -0,2
55-74 243 239 231 5,5
15-64 1 277 1 299 1 271 0,4

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].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2008, 8.2 Labour force by sex and age 2008/IV - 2007/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.6.2019].
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