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Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/12 - 2018/12

  Year/Month Change Change
2017/12 2018/12 2017/12 - 2018/12 2017/12 - 2018/12
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 227 146 -82 -36,0
15-64 224 145 -80 -35,5
15-24 46 25 -20 -44,7
25-34 47 32 -14 -30,9
35-44 36 25 -11 -30,2
45-54 49 31 -18 -35,9
55-64 47 31 -16 -34,6
Males 15-74 125 72 -53 -42,4
15-64 122 71 -51 -41,6
15-24 26 12 -14 -54,8
25-34 23 14 -9 -39,3
35-44 23 14 -9 -37,4
45-54 29 15 -14 -49,1
55-64 22 17 -5 -23,7
Females 15-74 103 74 -29 -28,2
15-64 102 73 -29 -28,1
15-24 20 14 -6 -32,1
25-34 24 18 -5 -22,8
35-44 13 11 -2 -17,9
45-54 20 17 -3 -17,1
55-64 24 14 -11 -44,5

Source: Labour force survey 2018, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.1.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2018, Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2017/12 - 2018/12 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.11.2019].
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