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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

5.2 Unemployed persons by sex and age 2008/10 - 2007/10

  Year/Month Change
2008/10 2008/09 2007/10 2008/10 - 2007/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 155 158 164 -5,0
15-24 50 38 46 9,1
25-54 80 94 92 -12,6
55-74 24 26 25 -3,2
15-64 155 158 164 -5,1
Males 15-74 83 80 82 2,1
15-24 27 20 23 17,2
25-54 43 45 46 -6,2
55-74 14 15 13 4,5
15-64 83 79 82 2,0
Females 15-74 72 78 82 -12,1
15-24 23 18 23 1,1
25-54 38 49 47 -18,9
55-74 11 11 12 -11,3
15-64 72 78 82 -12,1

Source: Labour force survey 2008, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.11.2008

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2008, 5.2 Unemployed persons by sex and age 2008/10 - 2007/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
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