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Appendix table 40. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/III - 2018/III

  Year/Quarter Change Change
2017/III 2018/III 2017/III - 2018/III 2017/III - 2018/III
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 208 180 -28 -13,5
15-64 207 178 -28 -13,7
15-24 48 40 -8 -16,7
25-34 47 42 -5 -10,0
35-44 39 33 -7 -17,3
45-54 36 31 -5 -14,1
55-64 36 33 -4 -10,4
Males 15-74 105 88 -17 -15,9
15-64 105 87 -17 -16,5
15-24 25 18 -7 -28,3
25-34 23 20 -3 -12,5
35-44 18 17 -1 -6,8
45-54 19 15 -4 -19,9
55-64 20 17 -2 -11,5
Females 15-74 103 91 -11 -11,0
15-64 102 91 -11 -10,9
15-24 23 22 -1 -3,9
25-34 24 22 -2 -7,5
35-44 21 15 -6 -26,4
45-54 18 16 -1 -8,0
55-64 17 15 -2 -9,0

Source: Labour force survey 2018, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.10.2018

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