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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2016/07 - 2017/07

  Year/Month Change Change
2016/07 2017/07 2016/07 - 2017/07 2016/07 - 2017/07
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 738 2 763 25 0,9
15-64 2 675 2 691 17 0,6
15-24 380 399 19 5,0
25-34 578 577 0 -0,1
35-44 589 583 -6 -1,1
45-54 636 639 4 0,6
55-64 493 493 0 0,0
65-74 64 72 8 13,3
Males 15-74 1 415 1 457 42 3,0
15-64 1 376 1 413 37 2,7
15-24 182 202 20 11,0
25-34 322 326 3 1,0
35-44 312 314 2 0,5
45-54 324 325 1 0,4
55-64 236 246 10 4,5
65-74 39 44 5 13,1
Females 15-74 1 323 1 306 -17 -1,3
15-64 1 299 1 278 -20 -1,6
15-24 197 197 -1 -0,4
25-34 255 252 -4 -1,4
35-44 277 269 -8 -2,9
45-54 312 314 2 0,8
55-64 258 247 -10 -4,0
65-74 25 28 3 13,6

Source: Labour force survey 2017, July. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.8.2017

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. July 2017, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2016/07 - 2017/07 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
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