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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 22. Active population by sex and age 2015/I - 2016/I

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2015/I 2016/I 2015/I - 2016/I 2015/I - 2016/I
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 648 2 651 3 0,1
15-64 2 580 2 582 2 0,1
15-24 298 292 -6 -2,0
25-34 569 570 1 0,1
35-44 580 589 9 1,5
45-54 654 646 -8 -1,3
55-64 479 486 7 1,4
65-74 68 69 1 2,0
Males 15-74 1 363 1 367 4 0,3
15-64 1 322 1 327 6 0,4
15-24 145 143 -2 -1,6
25-34 313 315 2 0,6
35-44 308 311 4 1,2
45-54 328 328 0 0,1
55-64 228 231 2 0,9
65-74 41 40 -1 -2,8
Females 15-74 1 285 1 284 -1 -0,1
15-64 1 258 1 255 -4 -0,3
15-24 153 150 -3 -2,3
25-34 256 255 -1 -0,4
35-44 272 277 5 1,8
45-54 326 317 -9 -2,7
55-64 251 255 5 1,9
65-74 27 29 3 9,5

Source: Labour force survey 2016, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.4.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2016, Appendix table 22. Active population by sex and age 2015/I - 2016/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.11.2019].
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