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Appendix table 15. Unemployed 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 15-74 324 298 -27 -8,2
15-64 323 296 -27 -8,4
15-24 150 120 -29 -19,6
25-34 58 59 2 3,3
35-44 41 37 -4 -8,6
45-54 40 42 2 5,5
55-64 35 37 2 4,3
Males 15-74 168 162 -6 -3,7
15-64 167 162 -5 -3,2
15-24 84 64 -20 -24,0
25-34 30 33 3 8,6
35-44 19 22 4 20,5
45-54 22 23 2 8,3
55-64 13 19 7 51,8
Females 15-74 156 136 -20 -13,1
15-64 156 134 -22 -14,1
15-24 66 56 -9 -14,1
25-34 27 27 -1 -2,5
35-44 22 15 -7 -33,1
45-54 19 19 0 2,2
55-64 23 17 -5 -22,7

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 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2015/05 - 2016/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
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