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Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2015/01 - 2016/01

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/01 2016/01 2015/01 - 2016/01 2015/01 - 2016/01
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 399 2 385 -14 -0,6
15-64 2 326 2 316 -10 -0,4
15-24 222 214 -8 -3,6
25-34 515 506 -9 -1,8
35-44 536 551 15 2,8
45-54 619 597 -22 -3,6
55-64 435 448 14 3,2
65-74 73 70 -4 -5,1
Males 15-74 1 216 1 212 -4 -0,3
15-64 1 169 1 170 1 0,1
15-24 95 93 -2 -1,9
25-34 279 278 -1 -0,4
35-44 281 294 13 4,7
45-54 310 301 -8 -2,7
55-64 205 204 -1 -0,5
65-74 47 42 -5 -10,6
Females 15-74 1 183 1 173 -10 -0,8
15-64 1 157 1 145 -11 -1,0
15-24 127 121 -6 -4,8
25-34 236 228 -8 -3,4
35-44 255 257 2 0,7
45-54 309 295 -14 -4,5
55-64 230 244 15 6,4
65-74 26 28 1 4,8

Source: Labour force survey 2016, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.02.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2016, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2015/01 - 2016/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 13.11.2019].
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