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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2016/03 - 2017/03

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/03 2017/03 2016/03 - 2017/03 2016/03 - 2017/03
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 420 2 439 19 0,8
15-64 2 357 2 380 22 0,9
15-24 240 243 3 1,3
25-34 526 521 -5 -0,9
35-44 547 559 12 2,2
45-54 588 583 -5 -0,8
55-64 456 473 16 3,6
65-74 63 60 -4 -5,6
Males 15-74 1 256 1 249 -7 -0,6
15-64 1 218 1 212 -5 -0,4
15-24 128 122 -5 -4,2
25-34 293 273 -20 -6,9
35-44 287 295 8 2,6
45-54 292 294 2 0,6
55-64 217 228 11 4,9
65-74 38 37 -2 -5,1
Females 15-74 1 164 1 190 26 2,2
15-64 1 140 1 167 28 2,4
15-24 112 121 9 7,7
25-34 233 248 15 6,6
35-44 260 264 5 1,7
45-54 296 289 -7 -2,3
55-64 239 245 6 2,4
65-74 25 23 -2 -6,5

Source: Labour force survey 2017, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 27.04.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2017, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2016/03 - 2017/03 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
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