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Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/01 - 2018/01

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/01 2018/01 2017/01 - 2018/01 2017/01 - 2018/01
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 391 2 462 71 3,0
15-64 2 316 2 387 71 3,1
15-24 207 232 25 12,0
25-34 537 526 -12 -2,2
35-44 545 577 32 5,8
45-54 585 580 -5 -0,8
55-64 442 473 31 7,0
65-74 75 75 0 0,0
Males 15-74 1 238 1 268 31 2,5
15-64 1 193 1 226 33 2,7
15-24 98 105 7 6,9
25-34 295 295 -1 -0,2
35-44 292 305 13 4,5
45-54 299 294 -6 -1,9
55-64 209 228 19 9,1
65-74 45 43 -2 -4,5
Females 15-74 1 153 1 194 41 3,6
15-64 1 123 1 162 39 3,5
15-24 109 127 18 16,6
25-34 242 231 -11 -4,6
35-44 254 272 19 7,3
45-54 286 287 1 0,4
55-64 233 245 12 5,2
65-74 30 32 2 6,8

Source: Labour force survey 2018, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.02.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2018, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/01 - 2018/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.6.2019].
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