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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

2.2 Labour force by sex and age 2009/09 - 2008/09

  Year/Month Change
2009/09 2009/08 2008/09 2009/09 - 2008/09
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 628 2 674 2 670 -1,5
15-64 2 593 2 640 2 634 -1,5
15-24 263 308 298 -11,6
25-54 1 863 1 862 1 872 -0,5
55-64 467 470 464 0,7
Males 15-74 1 352 1 368 1 390 -2,8
15-64 1 328 1 345 1 364 -2,6
15-24 123 158 152 -19,6
25-54 979 965 980 -0,1
55-64 226 222 231 -2,1
Females 15-74 1 276 1 307 1 279 -0,2
15-64 1 266 1 296 1 270 -0,3
15-24 141 150 146 -3,3
25-54 885 897 892 -0,8
55-64 240 248 232 3,4

Source: Labour force survey 2009, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.10.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
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