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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

5.2 Unemployed persons 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 15-74 184 161 180 2,0
15-24 43 36 54 -18,9
25-54 112 96 101 11,4
55-74 27 28 25 9,0
15-64 184 161 180 2,2
Males 15-74 99 82 85 15,3
15-24 25 22 25 -1,4
25-54 56 45 47 20,3
55-74 17 14 13 29,9
15-64 99 82 85 15,9
Females 15-74 85 78 94 -10,1
15-24 18 13 28 -34,7
25-54 55 51 53 3,6
55-74 10 14 12 -13,4
15-64 85 78 94 -10,1

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].
ISSN=1798-7857. January 2009, 5.2 Unemployed persons by sex and age 2009/01 - 2008/01 . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.11.2019].
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