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Latest publication: Labour force survey 2019, May

8.2 Labour force by sex and age 2009/IV - 2008/IV

  Year/Quarter Change
2009/IV 2009/III 2008/IV 2009/IV - 2008/IV
1000 persons 1000 persons 1000 persons Per cent (%)
Sex Age group        
Both sexes 15-74 2 623 2 679 2 669 -1,7
15-64 2 590 2 646 2 632 -1,6
15-24 276 318 304 -9,1
25-54 1 855 1 862 1 867 -0,7
55-64 459 466 461 -0,4
Males 15-74 1 345 1 379 1 379 -2,5
15-64 1 323 1 356 1 355 -2,4
15-24 133 157 149 -10,7
25-54 967 972 977 -1,0
55-64 223 227 230 -2,9
Females 15-74 1 278 1 300 1 290 -0,9
15-64 1 267 1 289 1 277 -0,8
15-24 144 161 156 -7,6
25-54 888 890 891 -0,3
55-64 236 238 231 2,1

Source: Labour force survey 2009, December. Statistics Finland

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Updated 26.01.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Labour force survey [e-publication].
ISSN=1798-7857. December 2009, 8.2 Labour force by sex and age 2009/IV - 2008/IV . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.7.2019].
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