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Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/02 - 2018/02

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/02 2018/02 2017/02 - 2018/02 2017/02 - 2018/02
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 390 2 469 79 3,3
15-64 2 325 2 406 80 3,5
15-24 229 238 9 4,0
25-34 510 530 20 3,9
35-44 550 577 27 5,0
45-54 588 586 -2 -0,4
55-64 448 474 26 5,8
65-74 65 64 -1 -2,1
Males 15-74 1 221 1 272 50 4,1
15-64 1 183 1 233 50 4,2
15-24 109 121 12 11,5
25-34 280 292 12 4,1
35-44 289 305 16 5,6
45-54 294 291 -3 -1,1
55-64 211 224 13 6,1
65-74 39 39 0 0,5
Females 15-74 1 169 1 197 29 2,4
15-64 1 143 1 173 30 2,6
15-24 120 117 -3 -2,8
25-34 229 238 8 3,7
35-44 261 272 11 4,3
45-54 294 295 1 0,3
55-64 238 250 13 5,4
65-74 26 25 -2 -6,0

Source: Labour force survey 2018, February. Statistics Finland

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Updated 20.03.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. February 2018, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2017/02 - 2018/02 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.11.2019].
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