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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2017/11 - 2018/11

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/11 2018/11 2017/11 - 2018/11 2017/11 - 2018/11
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 686 2 701 16 0,6
15-64 2 614 2 623 9 0,4
15-24 290 272 -18 -6,0
25-34 576 593 17 3,0
35-44 609 621 12 2,0
45-54 633 626 -7 -1,1
55-64 506 511 4 0,9
65-74 72 78 7 9,1
Males 15-74 1 403 1 412 9 0,6
15-64 1 356 1 364 8 0,6
15-24 147 138 -9 -6,1
25-34 319 324 4 1,3
35-44 322 331 9 2,8
45-54 321 319 -2 -0,6
55-64 246 252 6 2,3
65-74 46 48 1 2,7
Females 15-74 1 283 1 290 7 0,5
15-64 1 258 1 259 2 0,1
15-24 142 134 -9 -6,0
25-34 257 270 13 5,2
35-44 287 290 3 1,1
45-54 312 307 -5 -1,7
55-64 260 259 -1 -0,5
65-74 25 31 5 20,6

Source: Labour force survey 2018, November. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.12.2018

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. November 2018, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2017/11 - 2018/11 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
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