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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

5.2 Unemployed persons by sex and age 2008/05 - 2007/05

  Year/Month Change
2008/05 2008/04 2007/05 2008/05 - 2007/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 247 165 232 6,5
15-24 134 57 106 27,0
25-54 88 83 102 -14,1
55-74 25 25 24 4,4
15-64 247 165 232 6,4
Males 15-74 127 85 113 12,7
15-24 74 30 48 54,3
25-54 40 41 53 -24,2
55-74 13 14 11 10,2
15-64 127 85 113 12,4
Females 15-74 120 80 119 0,7
15-24 60 27 58 4,4
25-54 48 42 49 -3,2
55-74 12 11 12 -1,0
15-64 120 80 119 0,7

Source: Labour force survey 2008, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.6.2008

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. May 2008, 5.2 Unemployed persons by sex and age 2008/05 - 2007/05 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
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