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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

2.2 Labour force by sex and age 2008/05 - 2007/05

  Year/Month Change
2008/05 2008/04 2007/05 2008/05 - 2007/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 800 2 666 2 730 2,6
15-24 420 326 392 7,1
25-54 1 895 1 863 1 880 0,8
55-74 486 477 459 5,9
15-64 2 766 2 639 2 696 2,6
Males 15-74 1 462 1 380 1 415 3,3
15-24 214 166 195 9,8
25-54 993 970 982 1,2
55-74 254 244 238 6,8
15-64 1 437 1 361 1 391 3,4
Females 15-74 1 339 1 287 1 315 1,8
15-24 205 160 197 4,3
25-54 902 894 898 0,4
55-74 231 233 221 4,9
15-64 1 328 1 277 1 306 1,7

Source: Labour force survey 2008, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.6.2008

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
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