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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

5.2 Unemployed persons by sex and age 2008/09 - 2007/09

  Year/Month Change
2008/09 2008/08 2007/09 2008/09 - 2007/09
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 158 151 168 -5,9
15-24 38 39 39 -2,5
25-54 94 87 99 -5,1
55-74 26 24 30 -12,9
15-64 158 150 168 -6,2
Males 15-74 80 65 82 -2,4
15-24 20 19 20 -0,6
25-54 45 36 47 -5,0
55-74 15 10 15 3,4
15-64 79 65 82 -2,9
Females 15-74 78 86 86 -9,2
15-24 18 20 19 -4,6
25-54 49 51 52 -5,2
55-74 11 14 15 -28,7
15-64 78 85 86 -9,2

Source: Labour force survey 2008, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.10.2008

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2008, 5.2 Unemployed persons by sex and age 2008/09 - 2007/09 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
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