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Appendix table 25. Employment rates by sex and age 2018/I - 2019/I

  Year/Quarter Change
2018/I 2019/I 2018/I - 2019/I
Per cent, % Per cent, % Percentage points
Sex Age group      
Both sexes 15-74 59,9 60,9 1,0
15-64 69,7 71,0 1,4
15-24 37,6 39,1 1,6
25-34 74,8 76,6 1,7
35-44 83,9 84,8 1,0
45-54 83,9 86,0 2,0
55-64 65,2 65,5 0,3
65-74 10,1 10,6 0,5
Males 15-74 61,4 62,4 1,0
15-64 70,4 71,6 1,2
15-24 35,2 36,8 1,6
25-34 80,2 81,5 1,3
35-44 86,3 87,6 1,3
45-54 83,5 85,2 1,7
55-64 63,3 63,1 -0,1
65-74 13,1 14,0 1,0
Females 15-74 58,3 59,3 1,1
15-64 69,0 70,5 1,5
15-24 40,0 41,5 1,5
25-34 69,2 71,3 2,1
35-44 81,3 82,0 0,6
45-54 84,4 86,8 2,4
55-64 67,1 67,9 0,8
65-74 7,5 7,5 0,0

Source: Labour force survey 2019, March. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.04.2019

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. March 2019, Appendix table 25. Employment rates by sex and age 2018/I - 2019/I . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
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