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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

3.2 Employed persons 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 2 554 2 501 2 499 2,2
15-24 285 269 286 -0,3
25-54 1 807 1 780 1 777 1,7
55-74 461 452 435 6,0
15-64 2 519 2 474 2 465 2,2
Males 15-74 1 335 1 295 1 302 2,5
15-24 140 136 147 -4,6
25-54 953 929 929 2,6
55-74 242 230 227 6,6
15-64 1 311 1 276 1 278 2,6
Females 15-74 1 219 1 206 1 196 1,9
15-24 145 133 139 4,3
25-54 854 851 849 0,6
55-74 219 222 208 5,3
15-64 1 209 1 197 1 187 1,8

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].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2008, 3.2 Employed persons by sex and age 2008/05 - 2007/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2019].
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