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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, August

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2014/08 - 2015/08

  Year/Month Change Change
2014/08 2015/08 2014/08 - 2015/08 2014/08 - 2015/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 662 2 691 30 1,1
15-64 2 599 2 610 11 0,4
15-24 327 324 -2 -0,7
25-34 563 574 11 1,9
35-44 585 581 -4 -0,7
45-54 656 645 -11 -1,7
55-64 468 486 18 3,9
65-74 62 81 18 29,6
Males 15-74 1 363 1 386 23 1,7
15-64 1 323 1 338 15 1,1
15-24 163 153 -10 -6,0
25-34 302 316 14 4,6
35-44 306 307 1 0,4
45-54 323 325 1 0,4
55-64 228 236 8 3,6
65-74 39 48 9 22,0
Females 15-74 1 299 1 305 6 0,5
15-64 1 276 1 273 -4 -0,3
15-24 164 171 7 4,6
25-34 261 258 -3 -1,2
35-44 279 274 -5 -1,9
45-54 333 320 -13 -3,8
55-64 240 250 10 4,1
65-74 23 33 10 42,6

Source: Labour force survey 2015, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.9.2015

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2015, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2014/08 - 2015/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.10.2019].
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