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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2016/04 - 2017/04

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/04 2017/04 2016/04 - 2017/04 2016/04 - 2017/04
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 686 2 722 36 1,3
15-64 2 617 2 648 31 1,2
15-24 327 322 -5 -1,7
25-34 577 583 6 1,1
35-44 587 594 7 1,2
45-54 637 645 7 1,1
55-64 489 505 16 3,2
65-74 69 74 5 6,8
Males 15-74 1 388 1 412 23 1,7
15-64 1 346 1 366 20 1,5
15-24 155 154 -1 -0,8
25-34 322 320 -2 -0,6
35-44 315 317 2 0,7
45-54 323 326 3 0,9
55-64 231 249 18 7,7
65-74 42 46 3 7,8
Females 15-74 1 298 1 310 13 1,0
15-64 1 271 1 282 11 0,9
15-24 172 168 -4 -2,5
25-34 255 263 8 3,2
35-44 272 277 5 1,8
45-54 315 319 4 1,3
55-64 258 255 -2 -0,8
65-74 27 28 1 5,2

Source: Labour force survey 2017, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.5.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2017, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2016/04 - 2017/04 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.11.2019].
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