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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

2.2 Labour force by sex and age 2009/08 - 2008/08

  Year/Month Change
2009/08 2009/07 2008/08 2009/08 - 2008/08
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 674 2 733 2 717 -1,6
15-64 2 640 2 703 2 682 -1,5
15-24 308 384 336 -8,4
25-54 1 862 1 860 1 889 -1,4
55-64 470 460 456 3,1
Males 15-74 1 368 1 416 1 405 -2,6
15-64 1 345 1 396 1 381 -2,6
15-24 158 190 165 -4,2
25-54 965 972 987 -2,2
55-64 222 234 229 -3,1
Females 15-74 1 307 1 317 1 312 -0,4
15-64 1 296 1 307 1 301 -0,4
15-24 150 193 171 -12,4
25-54 897 888 903 -0,6
55-64 248 226 227 9,3

Source: Labour force survey 2009, August. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.09.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. August 2009, 2.2 Labour force by sex and age 2009/08 - 2008/08 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.11.2019].
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