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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, September

2.2 Labour force by sex and age 2009/05 - 2008/05

  Year/Month Change
2009/05 2009/04 2008/05 2009/05 - 2008/05
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 799 2 666 2 801 -0,1
15-64 2 761 2 631 2 766 -0,2
15-24 417 313 420 -0,6
25-54 1 882 1 855 1 895 -0,7
55-64 463 463 451 2,5
Males 15-74 1 439 1 377 1 462 -1,5
15-64 1 417 1 354 1 438 -1,4
15-24 208 153 214 -3,2
25-54 983 966 993 -1,0
55-64 226 235 230 -1,6
Females 15-74 1 359 1 289 1 339 1,6
15-64 1 344 1 277 1 328 1,2
15-24 210 160 205 2,2
25-54 898 889 902 -0,4
55-64 237 228 221 6,9

Source: Labour force survey 2009, May. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.06.2009

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