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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, March

3.2 Employed persons 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 2 511 2 566 2 472 1,6
15-24 260 297 253 3,0
25-54 1 778 1 802 1 765 0,7
55-74 473 467 454 4,1
15-64 2 476 2 531 2 441 1,4
Males 15-74 1 311 1 339 1 280 2,4
15-24 133 145 123 8,5
25-54 935 951 923 1,3
55-74 243 243 235 3,3
15-64 1 284 1 315 1 259 2,0
Females 15-74 1 201 1 226 1 192 0,7
15-24 127 151 130 -2,1
25-54 843 851 842 0,0
55-74 231 224 219 5,1
15-64 1 192 1 216 1 182 0,8

Source: Labour force survey 2008, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.10.2008

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. September 2008, 3.2 Employed persons by sex and age 2008/09 - 2007/09 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.5.2019].
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