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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2015/05 - 2016/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/05 2016/05 2015/05 - 2016/05 2015/05 - 2016/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 433 2 450 16 0,7
15-64 2 366 2 375 9 0,4
15-24 263 263 0 0,0
25-34 517 523 6 1,1
35-44 534 550 17 3,1
45-54 606 594 -11 -1,9
55-64 447 445 -1 -0,3
65-74 67 74 7 9,9
Males 15-74 1 239 1 267 28 2,3
15-64 1 202 1 224 22 1,8
15-24 115 131 16 13,9
25-34 286 290 3 1,1
35-44 286 292 7 2,3
45-54 301 294 -6 -2,2
55-64 214 217 3 1,2
65-74 37 43 6 16,5
Females 15-74 1 194 1 182 -12 -1,0
15-64 1 164 1 151 -12 -1,1
15-24 148 132 -16 -10,8
25-34 230 233 3 1,2
35-44 248 258 10 4,0
45-54 305 300 -5 -1,6
55-64 232 228 -4 -1,7
65-74 31 31 1 1,8

Source: Labour force survey 2016, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.06.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2016, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2015/05 - 2016/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2019].
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