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Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2016/05 - 2017/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/05 2017/05 2016/05 - 2017/05 2016/05 - 2017/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 298 297 -1 -0,3
15-64 296 296 0 0,0
15-24 120 132 11 9,5
25-34 59 56 -4 -6,4
35-44 37 32 -6 -15,0
45-54 42 35 -7 -16,1
55-64 37 42 5 13,2
Males 15-74 162 149 -13 -8,0
15-64 162 149 -13 -8,0
15-24 64 61 -3 -5,1
25-34 33 25 -8 -23,2
35-44 22 15 -8 -35,0
45-54 23 23 0 -1,2
55-64 19 26 6 31,0
Females 15-74 136 148 12 8,7
15-64 134 147 13 9,7
15-24 56 71 15 26,1
25-34 27 31 4 14,0
35-44 15 17 2 15,5
45-54 19 12 -7 -34,6
55-64 17 16 -1 -6,8

Source: Labour force survey 2017, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.6.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2017, Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2016/05 - 2017/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.6.2019].
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