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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, June

Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2020/04 - 2021/04 (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.)

  Year/Month Change Change
2020/04 2021/04 2020/04 - 2021/04 2020/04 - 2021/04
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 214 262 48 22,5
15-64 213 259 46 21,7
15-24 77 85 9 11,5
25-34 55 59 4 7,2
35-44 30 37 8 25,2
45-54 22 37 16 72,6
55-64 30 40 10 34,5
Males 15-74 120 149 29 23,8
15-64 119 146 27 22,4
15-24 41 48 7 17,4
25-34 34 37 4 11,5
35-44 19 18 -1 -7,4
45-54 11 23 12 111,2
55-64 15 20 5 34,0
Females 15-74 93 113 20 20,9
15-64 93 113 20 20,9
15-24 36 37 2 4,7
25-34 21 22 0 0,5
35-44 11 20 9 84,2
45-54 11 14 4 33,5
55-64 15 20 5 34,9

Source: Labour force survey 2021, April. Statistics Finland

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Updated 25.05.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. April 2021, Appendix table 15. Unemployed persons by sex and age 2020/04 - 2021/04 (Appendix table was corrected on 27 July 2021.) . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 5.8.2021].
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