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Appendix table 40. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2019/IV - 2020/IV

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2019/IV 2020/IV 2019/IV - 2020/IV 2019/IV - 2020/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 164 200 36 22,1
15-64 162 199 37 22,7
15-24 39 50 11 27,6
25-34 39 42 3 8,3
35-44 23 35 12 51,2
45-54 26 31 5 19,2
55-64 36 42 6 17,4
Males 15-74 92 109 17 18,2
15-64 91 108 17 18,4
15-24 21 29 8 35,6
25-34 23 23 1 3,2
35-44 12 18 6 50,3
45-54 15 16 1 6,1
55-64 21 22 2 8,1
Females 15-74 72 91 19 27,1
15-64 71 91 20 28,3
15-24 18 21 3 18,0
25-34 17 19 3 15,2
35-44 11 17 6 52,1
45-54 10 14 4 38,3
55-64 15 20 5 30,2

Source: Labour force survey 2020, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 28.1.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2020, Appendix table 40. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2019/IV - 2020/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.4.2021].
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