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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/10 - 2016/10

  Year/Month Change Change
2015/10 2016/10 2015/10 - 2016/10 2015/10 - 2016/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 682 2 663 -19 -0,7
15-64 2 607 2 583 -25 -0,9
15-24 279 275 -4 -1,6
25-34 583 575 -8 -1,3
35-44 597 591 -6 -1,0
45-54 654 644 -10 -1,5
55-64 494 497 3 0,7
65-74 75 80 5 7,2
Males 15-74 1 368 1 386 17 1,3
15-64 1 321 1 341 20 1,5
15-24 133 135 3 2,2
25-34 310 319 9 3,0
35-44 315 315 0 0,0
45-54 332 331 0 -0,1
55-64 232 240 8 3,5
65-74 47 45 -2 -4,9
Females 15-74 1 314 1 277 -37 -2,8
15-64 1 286 1 242 -44 -3,4
15-24 147 139 -7 -5,0
25-34 273 256 -17 -6,2
35-44 282 276 -6 -2,1
45-54 323 313 -9 -2,8
55-64 262 257 -5 -1,9
65-74 27 35 8 28,2

Source: Labour force survey 2016, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.11.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2016, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2015/10 - 2016/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 11.11.2019].
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