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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

2.2 Labour force by sex and age 2008/08 - 2007/08

  Year/Month Change
2008/08 2008/07 2007/08 2008/08 - 2007/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 717 2 766 2 719 -0,1
15-24 336 416 353 -4,8
25-54 1 889 1 864 1 891 -0,1
55-74 491 486 475 3,4
15-64 2 682 2 740 2 681 0,0
Males 15-74 1 405 1 431 1 422 -1,2
15-24 165 204 178 -7,2
25-54 987 977 990 -0,4
55-74 253 249 255 -0,6
15-64 1 380 1 414 1 394 -1,0
Females 15-74 1 312 1 336 1 297 1,2
15-24 171 212 176 -2,4
25-54 903 887 901 0,2
55-74 238 237 220 8,1
15-64 1 301 1 325 1 287 1,1

Source: Labour force survey 2008, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.9.2008

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