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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

5.2 Unemployed persons 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 15-74 151 144 162 -6,6
15-24 39 41 31 25,5
25-54 87 80 103 -15,3
55-74 24 23 27 -11,0
15-64 150 143 162 -6,8
Males 15-74 65 64 76 -14,0
15-24 19 20 15 32,1
25-54 36 31 46 -21,2
55-74 10 14 15 -36,5
15-64 65 64 76 -14,0
Females 15-74 86 80 86 -0,1
15-24 20 21 17 19,7
25-54 51 50 57 -10,5
55-74 14 9 12 22,7
15-64 85 79 86 -0,5

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].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2008, 5.2 Unemployed persons by sex and age 2008/08 - 2007/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
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