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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

5.2 Unemployed persons by sex and age 2008/12 - 2007/12

  Year/Month Change
2008/12 2008/11 2007/12 2008/12 - 2007/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 161 161 158 1,9
15-24 36 43 34 6,0
25-54 97 92 98 -1,3
55-74 29 26 26 8,6
15-64 161 160 158 1,7
Males 15-74 83 76 80 3,3
15-24 23 18 16 45,3
25-54 46 44 49 -6,1
55-74 14 13 16 -9,5
15-64 83 75 80 3,3
Females 15-74 79 85 79 0,6
15-24 14 24 19 -27,1
25-54 51 48 49 3,5
55-74 14 13 11 35,6
15-64 79 85 79 0,1

Source: Labour force survey 2008, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.01.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2008, 5.2 Unemployed persons by sex and age 2008/12 - 2007/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.11.2019].
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