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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2021, December

Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2020/10 - 2021/10

  Year/Month Change Change
2020/10 2021/10 2020/10 - 2021/10 2020/10 - 2021/10
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent, %
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 706 2 734 28 1,0
15-64 2 623 2 631 8 0,3
15-24 258 261 4 1,5
25-34 588 585 -3 -0,4
35-44 641 651 10 1,5
45-54 598 595 -2 -0,4
55-64 539 538 -1 -0,1
65-74 83 103 20 24,1
Males 15-74 1 414 1 443 28 2,0
15-64 1 358 1 379 20 1,5
15-24 136 124 -11 -8,4
25-34 314 315 1 0,2
35-44 336 348 12 3,5
45-54 306 311 5 1,6
55-64 266 281 15 5,5
65-74 56 64 8 14,1
Females 15-74 1 292 1 291 -1 -0,1
15-64 1 265 1 252 -13 -1,0
15-24 122 137 15 12,6
25-34 274 270 -3 -1,2
35-44 305 303 -2 -0,7
45-54 292 285 -7 -2,5
55-64 273 257 -15 -5,7
65-74 28 40 12 44,2

Source: Labour force survey 2021, October. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.11.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. October 2021, Appendix table 4. Active population by sex and age 2020/10 - 2021/10 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 27.1.2022].
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