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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, July

2.2 Labour force by sex and age 2009/01 - 2008/01

  Year/Month Change
2009/01 2008/12 2008/01 2009/01 - 2008/01
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 638 2 658 2 660 -0,8
15-24 281 291 305 -7,8
25-54 1 857 1 865 1 878 -1,1
55-74 499 501 477 4,7
15-64 2 601 2 623 2 627 -1,0
Males 15-74 1 365 1 368 1 369 -0,3
15-24 135 138 148 -9,0
25-54 971 975 977 -0,5
55-74 258 254 244 5,8
15-64 1 342 1 346 1 347 -0,3
Females 15-74 1 273 1 289 1 291 -1,4
15-24 146 153 156 -6,7
25-54 886 889 901 -1,7
55-74 240 247 232 3,5
15-64 1 259 1 277 1 279 -1,6

Source: Labour force survey 2009, January. Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.02.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
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