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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2016/05 - 2017/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/05 2017/05 2016/05 - 2017/05 2016/05 - 2017/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 747 2 762 15 0,5
15-64 2 672 2 694 23 0,9
15-24 383 392 9 2,5
25-34 582 584 2 0,3
35-44 588 587 0 0,0
45-54 636 637 0 0,0
55-64 482 494 12 2,4
65-74 76 67 -8 -10,9
Males 15-74 1 429 1 435 6 0,4
15-64 1 386 1 394 9 0,6
15-24 195 196 1 0,7
25-34 322 319 -3 -1,0
35-44 315 313 -2 -0,6
45-54 317 325 7 2,3
55-64 236 242 5 2,1
65-74 43 40 -3 -6,9
Females 15-74 1 318 1 327 9 0,7
15-64 1 286 1 300 14 1,1
15-24 188 196 8 4,3
25-34 260 265 5 1,9
35-44 273 275 2 0,7
45-54 319 312 -7 -2,2
55-64 246 252 7 2,7
65-74 33 27 -5 -16,2

Source: Labour force survey 2017, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.6.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2017, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2016/05 - 2017/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
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