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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, April

2.2 Labour force by sex and age 2008/09 - 2007/09

  Year/Month Change
2008/09 2008/08 2007/09 2008/09 - 2007/09
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 670 2 717 2 640 1,1
15-24 298 336 291 2,3
25-54 1 872 1 889 1 865 0,4
55-74 499 491 484 3,1
15-64 2 634 2 682 2 609 0,9
Males 15-74 1 390 1 405 1 362 2,1
15-24 152 165 142 7,2
25-54 980 987 970 1,0
55-74 258 253 250 3,3
15-64 1 364 1 380 1 341 1,7
Females 15-74 1 279 1 312 1 278 0,1
15-24 146 171 149 -2,4
25-54 892 903 895 -0,3
55-74 241 238 235 2,9
15-64 1 270 1 301 1 269 0,1

Source: Labour force survey 2008, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.10.2008

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