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8.2 Labour force by sex and age 2008/III - 2007/III

  Year/Quarter Change
2008/III 2008/II 2007/III 2008/III - 2007/III
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 717 2 776 2 705 0,4
15-24 350 407 362 -3,3
25-54 1 875 1 881 1 872 0,1
55-74 492 487 471 4,5
15-64 2 685 2 743 2 672 0,5
Males 15-74 1 408 1 444 1 403 0,4
15-24 174 205 180 -3,3
25-54 981 985 980 0,2
55-74 253 254 244 3,9
15-64 1 386 1 420 1 380 0,4
Females 15-74 1 309 1 333 1 302 0,5
15-24 176 203 182 -3,2
25-54 894 896 893 0,1
55-74 239 234 227 5,1
15-64 1 299 1 323 1 292 0,5

Source: Labour force survey 2008, September. Statistics Finland

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Updated 21.10.2008

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