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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, July

Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2020/05 - 2021/05

  Year/Month Change Change
2020/05 2021/05 2020/05 - 2021/05 2020/05 - 2021/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 442 2 580 138 5,6
15-64 2 363 2 495 133 5,6
15-24 218 270 52 23,9
25-34 534 563 29 5,5
35-44 582 596 14 2,4
45-54 558 570 12 2,1
55-64 470 496 26 5,5
65-74 79 84 5 6,0
Males 15-74 1 280 1 342 61 4,8
15-64 1 230 1 284 54 4,4
15-24 117 136 19 16,7
25-34 291 305 15 5,1
35-44 313 316 3 1,1
45-54 283 290 6 2,3
55-64 227 237 10 4,5
65-74 50 58 7 14,4
Females 15-74 1 162 1 238 76 6,6
15-64 1 132 1 211 79 6,9
15-24 101 134 33 32,3
25-34 243 258 15 6,1
35-44 270 280 11 3,9
45-54 275 280 5 1,9
55-64 243 259 16 6,4
65-74 29 27 -2 -8,5

Source: Labour force survey 2021, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.6.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2021, Appendix table 6. Employed persons by sex and age 2020/05 - 2021/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.9.2021].
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